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THE WONDER OF BIRDS
Written by Louis J. Halle; Roger F. Pasquier; Paul A. Johnsgard; Frank Graham; Franklin Russell; George Laycock; et al.
Stock no. 2127827
Published by National Geographic Society. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth, silver titles. Colour photos and illustrations. White spotting to covers. Presentation/gift plate to bottom of title page. Bookplate also to title page; from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Wrapper is foxed with browned spine; some edge-tears and chips, but minimal loss.

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CORMORANTS, DARTERS, AND PELICANS OF THE WORLD
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard.
Stock no. 2127657
Published by Smithsonian Institution Press. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A worldwide survey of cormorants, darters, and pelicans. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. B/w illustrations, colour plates. xiv and 445 pages including index. ISBN: 1560982160. Pale spotting to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BUSTARDS, HEMIPODES, AND SANDGROUSE: BIRDS OF DRY PLACES
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard. Illustrated by Henry Jones.
Stock no. 1607493
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark boards with gilt title to spine. Colour plates of paintings by Major Henry Jones, from the collection owned by The Zoological Society of London. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198576986. Spine and corners bumped with some creasing. Top corners of some pages have a little creasing.

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THE PLOVERS, SANDPIPERS, AND SNIPES OF THE WORLD
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard.
Stock no. 1607369
Published by University of Nebraska. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w plates, plus b/w illustrations. 491 pages. ISBN: 0803225539. Tape marks to endpapers. Contents are fine. Slight scuffing to edge of wrapper.

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BUSTARDS, HEMIPODES, AND SANDGROUSE: BIRDS OF DRY PLACES
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard. Illustrated by Henry Jones.
Stock no. 2114346
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st USA 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark boards with gilt title to spine. Colour plates of paintings by Major Henry Jones, from the collection owned by The Zoological Society of London. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198576986. Wrapper is edge-creased, with small nick to top of spine, which is also faded.

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CRANES OF THE WORLD
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard.
Stock no. 1806032
Published by Indiana University Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive account of crane biology. B/w sketches, range maps, colour & b/w photos and informative text. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette of flying crane to front. xiii and 257 pages. ISBN: 0253112559. Bump to lower corner. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper has a tiny patch of laminate loss to lower front corner.

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BIRDS OF THE GREAT PLAINS
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard.
Stock no. 1204425
Published by University of Nebraska. 1st 1979. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Breeding accounts by states or regions of the Great Plains in the USA. Colour photos. B/w distribution maps. 539 pages. ISBN: 0803225504.

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BIRDS OF THE GREAT PLAINS
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard.
Stock no. 823594
Published by University of Nebraska. 1st 1979. As new condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Breeding accounts by states or regions of the Great Plains in the USA. Colour photos. B/w distribution maps. 539 pages. ISBN: 0803225504. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped.

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