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1 Dutt, W. A. Wild Life in East Anglia
London Methuen & Co. 1906 Hardcover Good to Very Good Southgate, F. 
Book. 8vo - over 7. Printing date unknown; first published 1906. x + 370 + 30 adv., 16 color plates. Good to VG, with light soilage on front board, slight shaken., some light occasional foxing. A few creased pages in advertising supplement. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Illustrated Book of Pigeons.  With Stardards for Judging. Illustrated with Fifty Life-Like Coloured Plates, From Paintings by J. W. Ludlow, Fulton, Robert.  Edited by Lewis Wright
2 Fulton, Robert. Edited by Lewis Wright The Illustrated Book of Pigeons. With Stardards for Judging. Illustrated with Fifty Life-Like Coloured Plates, From Paintings by J. W. Ludlow
London, Paris, New York and Melbourne Cassell & Company, Limited First Edition Half Morocco Very Good Plus 
Undated, circa 1876. 4to. 11 by 9 inches, 28 by 22.5 cm. viii, 392 pp in addition to 50 chromolithographic plates. Many other wood engraved illustrations throughout the text. This remains the standard popular treatise on the subject, and the plates are stunning. Age toning on leaf edges, and some foxing on tissue guards. Otherwise clean throughout. A tight copy. Morocco spine with considerable rubbing. Some joint repairs have been made. Wear along edges of marbled boards. 
Price: 850.00 USD
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3 Holden, Charles F. Holden's Book on Birds
Boston New York Bird-Store 1875 Hardcover Very Good 
Book. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. 128 pp. With fold-out featuring various bird cages. Brief chapters on various species of birds plus on bird care issues, with text woodcut illustrations of birds. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Hudson, W. H. Birds in a Village
London Chapman & Hall 1893 1st Edition Hardcover Good 
Book. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. 232, [8] pp. Bookplate of Henry Ingraham Andrews, lawyer and noted trout fisherman and author. Father of Mary (Polly) Bunting, noted biologist, President of Radcliffe College in the 1960s, and pioneer of women's rights in academia. Tear of endpaper along front inner hinge. Some soilage and wear to brown buckram binding. First gathering, all preliminaries, loose. A few light marginal pencil notes. Otherwise clean. A good or better copy. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Cassell's Book of Birds: From the Text of Dr. Brehm (Four volumes bound in two) With Upwards of Four Hundred Engravings, and a Series of Coloured Plates., Jones, Thomas Rymer
5 Jones, Thomas Rymer Cassell's Book of Birds: From the Text of Dr. Brehm (Four volumes bound in two) With Upwards of Four Hundred Engravings, and a Series of Coloured Plates.
London and New York Cassell, Petter, and Galpin Half Morocco Very Good Plus 
Undated, circa 1870s. 4to. With 400 engravings, and 40 fine colored plates (chromolithographic). Rebacked with modern green morocco over pebbled cloth boards. Marbled fore-edges. Both volumes are tight and clean, with an occasional minor blemish. Boards have some light soiling and minor scuffs or edge chips. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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News of Spring and Other Nature Studies, Maeterlinck, Maurice, Translated By Alexander Teixeira De Mattos
6 Maeterlinck, Maurice, Translated By Alexander Teixeira De Mattos News of Spring and Other Nature Studies
New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1913 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine Edward J. Detmold 
Book. 4to - over 9. 213 pp. 20 tipped in plates by Detmold, with some of his most lush and luscious work, capturing the delicacy of flowers, bees, hummingbirds, etc. The most minor of soilage on green decorated cloth. First tipped in plate with small corner chip. Otherwise clean, tight, tissue guards intact and crisp. Near fine to fine. A beautiful copy. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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7 Sitwell, Sacheverell;Fisher, James;Buchanan, Handasyde Fine Bird Books, 1700-1900
New York, New York, U.S.A. Atlantic Monthly Pr 1990 0871132850 / 9780871132857 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Book. Like new. xi + 180 pp. Fabulous bibliographic source, with brilliant reproduction plates. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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American Ornithology; or The Natural History of The Birds of The United States  (3 volumes), Wilson, Alexander, Prince Charles Lucian Bonaparte, with Illustrative Notes and Life of Wilson By Sir William Jardine
8 Wilson, Alexander, Prince Charles Lucian Bonaparte, with Illustrative Notes and Life of Wilson By Sir William Jardine American Ornithology; or The Natural History of The Birds of The United States (3 volumes)
New York J. W. Bouton 1877 Cloth Very Good 
8vo - over 7. Book. 3 volumes, "Bouton Edition" of Wilson/Bonaparte work, a combination of the earlier works of each ornithologist. This 1877 edition features chromolithographic versions of Lizars engravings. 103 chromolithographs in all. VG condition. 
Price: 800.00 USD
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