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ANIMALS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Arnrid Johnston. Illustrated by Arnrid Johnston.
Stock no. 1324309
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 28. Colour and b/w lithographed illustrations. Pictorial paperwraps. Covers are edge rubbed, splits at spine. Slight creasing to page corner tips.

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ACROSS GREENLAND'S ICE-FIELDS: THE ADVENTURES OF NANSEN AND PEARY ON THE GREAT ICE-CAP
Written by M. Doublas.
Stock no. 1824049
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1897. Almost very good condition.

A narrative relating to the difficulties and perils attendant on the exploration of the Inland Ice of Greenland. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt borders, lower front board and spine have polar bears decoration, blue title to top of front board. 12 x b/w illustrations. vi plus 218 pages Boards are grubby, damp mottled across the lower part, gilt title and cloth spine faded. Corners of boards bumped and worn. Front endpaper missing. Light browning to contents. All illustrations present.

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AIRLINES OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Robert Shives; William Thompson.
Stock no. 1823770
Published by Crestline Publishing Co. Inc.. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

large format. Silver & blue pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0912612231. Light rubbing to spine. Light browning to text block. Contents clean.

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LIFE HISTORIES OF NORTH AMERICAN DIVING BIRDS
Written by Arthur Cleveland Bent.
Stock no. 2139121
Published by Dover Publications Inc.. 1963. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Auk, Grebe, Auklet, Guillemot, Loon, Puffin, Dovekie, Murre, Murrelet. Republication of the original 1919 edition. ISBN: 048621091X. Some light wear to edges and corners.

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ROCKWELL THE HERITAGE OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Bill Yenne.
Stock no. 2138459
Published by Bison Books. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. With over 250 photographs, diagrams and cutaway drawings. ISBN: 086124544X. Some brown offsetting to endpapers. Wrapper has a little edge-creasing.

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MONTCALM AND WOLFE
Written by Francis Parkman.
Stock no. 2134947
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A continent at war - the Seven Years' War in America. First published in two volumes in 1884. This edition has an Historical Foreword by Esmond Wright, Professor fo Modern History in the University of Glasgow. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. B/w frontis. Top edge blue. xx and 719 pages including index. Spotting to covers. Browning and a few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with tears and chips, but minimal loss; some browning.

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THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Jacob H. Studer. Illustrated by Theodore Jasper.
Stock no. 2131003
Published by Harrison House. 1st thus 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue leather-look covers with gilt titles and decorations. Studer's Popular Ornithology Series. With 119 full-colour plates. For the first time in almost 100 years this celebrated American classic is made available. ISBN: 0517229153. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine with some closed tears and chips; edge-creasing.

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THE BUTTERFLIES OF NORTH AMERICA: A NATURAL HISTORY AND FIELD GUIDE
Written by James A. Scott.
Stock no. 1816664
Published by Stanford University Press. 1997. Very good condition.

A complete natural history, fully describing the biological and ecological world of butterflies in general. All North American butterfly species. Black pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations & distribution maps, colour photos. xii and 583 pages including index. ISBN: 0804720134. Reprint. Laminate covering cardwraps is heavily creased horizontally. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean.

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THE ATLANTIC REGION TO CONFEDERATION: A HISTORY
Written by Phillip A. Buckner; John G. Reid.
Stock no. 1815696
Published by University Of Toronto Press. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

An overview of emerging regional themes and issues, beginning with the evolution of Native cultures and the impact of the arrival of Europeans on those cultures, and continues to the formation of Confederation. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. xviii and 491 pages including index. ISBN: 0802069770.

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THE NORTH AMERICAN BIRD GUIDE
Written by David Sibley. Illustrated by David Sibley.
Stock no. 1317099
Published by Christopher Helm; Alfred A. Knopf. 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Nationbal Audubon Society, A Chanbticleer Press Edition. Stunningly detailed paintings of the various plumages of more than 800 species of North American birds. White pictorial cardwraps. 544 pages including index. ISBN: 9781472909275. 2nd printing of this edition. Minimal bumping to corners.

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FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Jon L. Dunn; Jonathan Alderfer.
Stock no. 1317097
Published by National Geographic Society. 6th 2011. Fine condition.

Sixth edition, fully revised and updated, featuring all 990 species, includig 23 new species. Subspecies and migration maps. Illustrated cardwraps. An excellent reference book with detailed colour illustrations throughout plus distribution maps. 574 pages including index. ISBN: 9781426208287. Book leans to one side a little.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO WARBLERS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Jon L. Dunn; Kimball L. Garrett.
Stock no. 1208629
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Peterson Field Guide series. all 60 North American species described in detail. Colour pictorial card wraps. 32 colour paintings. 141 colour illustrations. 656 pages. ISBN: 0395783216. Small mark to front cover else a fine copy.

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