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NATURAL HISTORY

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ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT OF THE MOURNING DOVE
Written by Thomas S. Baskett; Mark W. Sayre; et al. Illustrated by Harold W. Irby; Francis E. Sweet.
Stock no. 2127824
Published by Stackpole Books. 1st USA 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine, cream covers. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0811719405. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE NEW RIVERS & WILDLIFE HANDBOOK
Written by Diana Ward; Nigel Holmes; Paul Jose.
Stock no. 2127822
Published by RSPB. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. 426 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0903138700. Spine is creased. Some corners are creased. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. A few marks to outer page edges.

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CROWS OF THE WORLD
Written by Derek Goodwin. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 2127821
Published by Comstock Publishing Associates. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative guide to all 116 species of the crow family, including jays, magpies, rooks, and the raven. Large format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations and distribution maps. ISBN: 0801410576. Spine a bit faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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THE DODO AND ITS KINDRED
Written by Hugh E. Strickland.
Stock no. 2127820
Published by Lightning Source Uk Ltd. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. PRINT ON DEMAND EDITION! Or The History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands of Mauritius, Rodriguez, and Bourbon. Light creasing to cover corners.

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PIGEONS AND DOVES OF THE WORLD
Written by Derek Goodwin. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 2127819
Published by British Museum. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w illustrations. 3 colour plates. 446 pages. Spine is faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and chips.

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OWLS OF THE WORLD THEIR EVOLUTION, STRUCTURE AND ECOLOGY
Written by John A. Burton. Illustrated by John Rignall.
Stock no. 2127818
Published by Peter Lowe. 3rd 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised, third edition with up-to-date descriptions and distribution maps. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0856546577. Bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Wrapper is browned to spine and edges, with some creasing.

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BIRDS OF PREY OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE
Written by Ian Wallace. Illustrated by Ian Willis.
Stock no. 2127817
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 019217729X. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed with some edge-creasing. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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AVIAN ARCHITECTURE
Written by Peter Goodfellow.
Stock no. 2127816
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st USA 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey illustrated boards. How Birds Design, Engineer & Build. 160 pages. Colour illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780691148496. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BIRDS OF PINE-OAK WOODLAND IN SOUTHERN ARIZONA AND ADJACENT MEXICO
Written by Joe T. Marshall.
Stock no. 2127815
Published by The Society. 1957. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Strong musty odour to pages of book. Some foxing and page edge browning.

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THE OWLS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Allan W. Eckert. Illustrated by Karl E. Karalus.
Stock no. 2127814
Published by Weathervane Books. Circa 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. All the species fully described and illustrated. American edition. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0517632209. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF OWLS
Written by Michael Everett.
Stock no. 2127813
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0600365751. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE PEAFOWL OF THE WORLD
Written by Josef Bergmann.
Stock no. 2127812
Published by Saiga Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos and illustrations, b/w photos and line drawings. History and management of these magnificent birds. ISBN: 0904558517. Bumping to corners and cover edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some marks.

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