Category: Ornithology


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The Birds of California. A Complete, Scientific and Popular Account of the 580 Species and Subspecies of Birds Found in the State. Illustrated by. . . Donald R. Dickey, Wright M. Pierce, Wm. L. Finley and the Author, Together with 44 Drawings in the Text and a Series of 110 Full-page Color Plates chiefly by Major Allan Brooks. Format De Luxe, Santa Barbara Edition.

By: DAWSON, William Leon (1873-1928).

Price: $875.00

Publisher: San Diego, Los Angeles & San Francisco:, South Moulton Co., 1923.: 1923

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: S9118

Four volumes. (315 x 258 mm) xvii, 522; xii, 523-1034; xiv, 1035-1548; xiv, 1549-2121 pp. 30 tissue-guarded color photogravure plates, 120 Duotone plates, 1100+ half-tone plates. Uniformly bound in later half-blue navy morocco, raised bands, blue cloth, gilt-ruled and gilt-stamped spine titles. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Very good+. LIMITED EDITION of 100 sets (vol. I), individually signed by the author. This set is a mixed issue. Volume 1 is labeled "Format De Luxe, Santa Barbara Edition", volumes 2 & 3 are labeled "Format De Luxe", and volume 4 is the "Stockholder's Edition D... View more info

A Guide to the Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives. With the Collaboration of Sarah Kotagama and Shahid Ali. Illustrated by Clive Byers, Daniel Cole, John Cox, Gerald Driessens, Carl D'Silva, Martin Elliott, Kim Franklin, Alan Harris, Peter Hayman, Craig Robson, Jan Wilczur, and Tim Worfolk.


Price: $45.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ:, Princeton University Press, (1999).: 1999

Seller ID: S10270

ISBN: 0691006873

First printing. Thick 8vo. 888 pp. 153 color plates. Orange cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust jacket; rear cover creased, otherwise fine. ISBN: 0691006873 Beautiful plates. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Birds of Colonsay and Oransay: Their History and Distribution.


Price: $3.00

Publisher: [No place given]:, [Stornoway], 1989.: 1989

Seller ID: S10120

Reprint. Sm. 8vo. 59 pp. Color illus. Printed wrappers; covers scratched, with impressions of dots. Good. View more info

A Field Guide to The Birds of Hawaii and the Tropical Pacific.

By: PRATT, H. Douglas, Phillip L. BRUNER & Delwyn G. BERRETT.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Princeton, NJ):, Princeton University Press, (1987).: 1987

Seller ID: S9658

ISBN: 0691084025

8vo. xx, 409 pp. 45 color plates. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust jacket. As new. ISBN: 0691084025 Dust jacket present. View more info

John James Audubon: The Making of an American.

By: RHODES, Richard.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.: 2004

Seller ID: BL2248

ISBN: 0375414126

FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. x, 514 pp. Frontis., color plates, illustrations, index. Quarter brown cloth with orange paper sides, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0375414126 First Edition. View more info

Nitzsch's pterylography, translated from the German.

By: SCLATER, Philip Lutley (1829-1913), editor.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London:, Published for the Ray Society by Robert Hardwicke, 1867.: 1867

Seller ID: LV1048

378 x 270 mm. Folio. x, [2], 181 pp. 8 figs., 10 engraved plates after drawings by Nitzsch, index. Original plain boards, printed paper spine label; re-backed with modern quarter cloth, rubbed. Ex library bookplate of the Boston Society of Natural History from the H. F. Wolcott Fund, received July 12, 1871 inside front cover and Digest of the library regulations mounted inside rear cover. Philip Lutley Sclater was one of the greatest British ornithologists of his time. In 1858 Sclater took a leading part in founding Ibis, the journal of the British Ornithologists' Union. He became its first e... View more info