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PARROTS: A PORTRAIT OF THE ANIMAL WORLD
Written by Ben Sonder.
Stock no. 1816541
Published by Todtri. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Capturing the beauty and mystery of parrots. The rich narrative details the place of these mythic birds in history,legend, and lore, and examines the threats that deforestation, poaching, and pollution have placed on their very existence. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. 72 pages including index. ISBN: 1577170679. Bookplate to front pastedown from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Pictorial dustwrapper has fading to front panel and a few minor marks to rear panel.

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LIFE OF THE WOODPECKER
Written by Alexander F. Skutch. Illustrated by Dana Gardner.
Stock no. 1816539
Published by Ibis Publishing Company. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An intimate glimpse of the most fascinating of bird families... the woodpeckers. Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour illustrations throughout. 136 pages including index. ISBN: 0934797005. Bookplate to front pastedown from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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THE BREEDING BIRDS OF NORTH WALES ADAR NYTHU GOGLEDD CYMRU
Written by Anne Brenchley; Geoff Gibbs; et al.
Stock no. 1816538
Published by Liverpool University Press. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This lavishly illustrated book with stunning photographs, includes fully bilingual introductory chapters, a Welsh-language precis alongside each English-language species account and a wealth of recording data, maps and tables. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos and distribution maps. xvi and 448 pages including index. ISBN: 9781846318580. Ex-lib with usual stamps etc. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Contents otherwise clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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PHOTOGRAPHIC GUIDE TO THE WADERS OF THE WORLD
Written by David Rosair; David Cottridge.
Stock no. 1816535
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. More than 700 stunning colour photos. ISBN: 0600584755. Bookplate to front pastedown from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Minor foxing to top edge of text block.

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THE WILDLIFE SERIES: RUFFED GROUSE
Written by Sally Atwater; Judith Schnell.
Stock no. 1816534
Published by Stackpole Books. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The life story of the Canadian ruffed grouse. Large format. Green cloth spine with gilt title. Beige cloth boards with gilt title to front. Colour photos throughout. xiii and 370 pages including index. ISBN: 0811716503. Bookplate to front pastedown from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Contents clean. Some foxing to dustwrapper and fading to dustwrapper spine.

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THE IRISH DIPPER
Written by Kenneth W. Perry.
Stock no. 1816533
1st 1986. Very good condition.

Published privately. Large format. Matt grey pictorial boards. B/w and colour photos. Distribution maps. 142 pages including index. Bookplate to front pastedown from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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WILDFOWL IN GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Myrfyn Owen; G.L. Atkinson-Willes; D.G. Salmon. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 2127760
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2nd 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. x and 613 pages including index. ISBN: 0521309867. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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AVIAN GENETICS A POPULATION AND ECOLOGICAL APPROACH
Written by F. Cooke; P.A. Buckley; John Maynard Smith.
Stock no. 2127758
Published by Academic Press. 1ST THUS 1989. Very good condition.

Card wraps. ISBN: 0121875717. Spine and cover edges are browned. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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THE WHOOPING CRANE
Written by Faith McNulty.
Stock no. 2127757
Published by Longmans. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Fight Against Extinction. B/w illustrations and photos. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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BEHAVIOR OF MARINE ANIMALS CURRENT PERSPECTIVES IN RESEARCH VOLUME 4: MARINE BIRDS
Written by Joanna Burger; Bori L. Olla; Howard E. Winn.
Stock no. 2127756
Published by Plenum Press. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0306375745. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some foxing and page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and a few marks.

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ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT OF GAMEBIRDS
Written by Peter J. Hudson; Michael R.W. Rands.
Stock no. 2127755
Published by Bsp Professional Books. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and graphs. ISBN: 0632018348. Some browning to covers. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE FAMILY OF PARROTS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edward Lear.
Stock no. 2127754
Published by The American Museum Of Natural History. 1st USA 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Olive green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 0764903365. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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