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BIRDS IN BRAZIL
Written by Helmut Sick; William Belton. Illustrated by Paul Barruel; John P. O'Neill.
Stock no. 2136051
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Natural History. Large format. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. 703 pages plus 47 plates. ISBN: 0691085692. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with small closed tear to top of rear panel; a few marks.

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THE MEGAPODES
Written by Darryl N. Jones; Rene W.R.J. Dekker; Cees S. Roselaar. Illustrated by Ber Van Perlo.
Stock no. 2136050
Published by Oxford University Press. 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and b/w maps. Bird Families of the World. Megapodiidae. ISBN: 0198546513. Some wear to cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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CROWS AND JAYS (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Steve Madge. Illustrated by Hilary Burn.
Stock no. 2136049
Published by Christopher Helm; A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Crows, Jays and Magpies of the World. 120 species of crows, jays and their allies exist in the world today. 30 colour plates. ISBN: 0713639997. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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PHEASANTS, PARTRIDGES AND GROUSE (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Steve Madge; Phil Mcgowan. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; et al..
Stock no. 2136048
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Pheasants, Partridges, Quails, Grouse, Guineafowl, Buttonquails and Sandgrouse of the World. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and distribution maps. ISBN: 0713639660. Some light browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tape repair to bottom edge of front panel.

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FINCHES & SPARROWS AN IDENTIFICATION GUIDE
Written by Peter Clement. Illustrated by Alan Harris; John Davis.
Stock no. 2136047
Published by Christopher Helm. 1994. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An identification guide to the world's 'true' finches and sparrows, all 290 species in the families Fringillidae, Estrildidae and Passeridae are described and illustrated in colour. 73 Colour Plates. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0713680172. A few spots to covers. Foxing/brown marks to front pastedown and endpaper. Initials in ink to rear endpaper. Wrapper is browned to spine with tape repair on one edge; another closed tear to another corner.

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SUNBIRDS
Written by Robert A. Cheke; Clive F. Mann. Illustrated by Richard Allen.
Stock no. 2136046
Published by Yale University Press. 1st USA 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guide to the sunbirds, flowerpeckers, spiderhunters and sugarbirds of the world. A total of 176 species described and illustrated. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and b/w maps. ISBN: 0300089406. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THRUSHES (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Peter Clement; Ren Hathway. Illustrated by Clive Byers; Jan Wilczur.
Stock no. 2136045
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book solely devoted to thrushes, one of the most widespread and well-known bird families. Colour illustrations. Colour distribution maps. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0713639407. Some light page edge browning; a little also to spine of wrapper.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF INDIA AND PAKISTAN VOL. 7: LAUGHING THRUSHES TO THE MANGROVE WHISTLER
Written by Salim Ali; S. Dillon Ripley.
Stock no. 2136044
Published by Oxford University Press. 1990. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Second (revised) edition. Blue leatherette covers with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0195635906. 1" split to base of spine. A few marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; green sticker to base of spine.

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STARLINGS AND MYNAS (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIIDES)
Written by Christopher J. Feare; Adrian Craig. Illustrated by Barry Croucher; Chris Shields; Kamol Komolphalin.
Stock no. 2136043
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Helm Identification Guides. A comprehensive guide to all 114 members of the starling family. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Colour distribution maps. ISBN: 071363961X. Bumping and wear to top and tail of spine and corners. Page edge browning, but contents are still excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and marks.

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SNIPE AND WOODCOCK
Written by L.H. De Visme Shaw; Richard J. Ussher; Alexander Innes Shand. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; Charles Whymper.
Stock no. 2136036
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Fur, Feather & Fin series. Beige pictorial boards, red and gilt titles. B/w plates. With chapters on Snipe and Woodcock in Ireland by Ussher; Cookery by Shand. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Damp staining to prelims and top of page edges.

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THE PHEASANT
Written by Alfred E.T. Watson; H.A. MacPherson; A.J. Stuart-Wortley; Alexander Innes Shand. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2136035
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1895. Very good condition.

Fur and Feather Series edited by Alfred E.T. Watson. Includes Natural History of the Pheasant by Rev. H.A. MacPherson; Shooting the Pheasant by A.J. Stuart-Wortey; Cookery of the Pheasant by Alexander Innes Shand. 265 pages, plus 24 page booklist to rear. B/w illustrations. Browning to spine; some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE GROUSE
Written by H.A. MacPherson; A.J. Stuart-Wortley; George Saintsbury. Illustrated by A.J. Stuart-Wortley; Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2136034
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1894. Almost very good condition.

Fur and Feather Series. Beige pictorial cloth, red and gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small damp stain to bottom corner of rear cover. Foxing and browning throughout. A couple of page edges are uncut.

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