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BIRDS OF THE WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND
Written by T.A. Coward; Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1818427
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1936. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Edited and with introductory chapters upon the general habits and characteristics of birds by Enid Blyton. Red cloth. Small format. Colour illustrations. 352 pages includes index. Top edge red. Spine slightly faded but overall boards appear clean. Pictorial dustwrapper design by Clifford Webb. Dustwrapper is browned to spine and scuffed to sides.
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THE BIRDS OF PARADISE AND BOWER BIRDS
Written by William T. Cooper; Joseph M. Forshaw. Illustrated by William T. Cooper.
Stock no. 1818360
Published by Collins. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Very large format. Gorgeous full-page colour illustrations. Orange cloth spine, beige cloth sides. A feast for the lover of beautiful bird paintings and an essential work of reference for the ornithologist. ISBN: 00021144710. Top & tail of spine and corners lightly bumped. Bump to top corner has carried on through to contents meaning that the corner tip of each page is creased (only affecting margin). Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at corners else nice and bright. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and bumped, small split to lower rear edge.
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PIGEONS AND DOVES OF THE WORLD
Written by Derek Goodwin. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1818348
Published by British Museum. 1st 1967. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w illustrations. 3 colour plates. 446 pages. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, rubbed at spine and scuffed to rear panel.
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TUNNICLIFFE'S BIRDLIFE
Written by Noel Cusa. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1818345
Published by Orbis. 1st thus 1986. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Superb colour illustrations. ISBN: 0856139475. Small, faint stain to front upper vertical edge. Contents clean.
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THE FIELDFARE (HAMLYN SPECIES GUIDES)
Written by David Norman.
Stock no. 1818336
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

All aspects of the life and behaviour of this attractive thrush. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos & b/w illustrations. 127 pages including index. ISBN: 0600579611. Spine lightly faded. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.
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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF EAST AFRICA
Written by John G. Williams. Illustrated by Norman Arlott.
Stock no. 1818334
Published by Collins. 1982. Very good condition.

Over 660 species illustrated in full colour illustrations. White pictorial boards. ISBN: 0002191792. Boards a little grubby. Contents clean.
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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF EAST AND CENTRAL AFRICA
Written by John G. Williams.
Stock no. 1818333
Published by Collins. 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From Rhodesia to the Red Sea. Red cloth. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002120216. Fifth impression. Pencil erasure to top corner of front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and covered with clear laminate.
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THE BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES AND THEIR EGGS SECOND SERIES
Written by T.A. Coward. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1818321
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, elaborate gilt decoration to front. Gilt titles. 213 colour illustrations. Plus b/w photos. Text block grubby. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper.
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THE BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES AND THEIR EGGS - FIRST SERIES
Written by T.A. Coward. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1818320
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1921. Very good condition.

Brown leatherette with illustrated front board. A Handy Pocket Guide with 242 coloured illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. The Wayside & Woodland Series. Third impression. Light shelf wear to top & tail of spine. Faint mottling to rear board. Text block grubby. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Hinges lightly pulled. Some minor spotting to contents.
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SKETCHES OF BIRD LIFE
Written by Robert Gillmor. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1818316
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Sketches from over 50 of Tunnicliffe's sketchbooks, chosen and arranged by Robert Gillmor. With the emphasis on bird behaviour and the way the artist goes about his work, this is a book of lasting value for all birdlovers. Unpaginated. Large, oblong format. Brown boards, black title to spine. ISBN: 0575030364. Text block and margins lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby.
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AUDUBON: A BIOGRAPHY
Written by John Chancellor. Illustrated by John James Audubon.
Stock no. 1818237
Published by The Viking Press. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0670140538. Light browning to text block. Spine slightly cocked. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.
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BIRDS OF THE LONELY LAKE
Written by A. Windsor-Richards. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1318351
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine. An enthralling description of birdlife beside a lake in a typical year. Superb full-page b/w illustrations. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Small faded spot to lower spine. A few foxspots to textblock. Light page browning to half-title and rear fly-leaf. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at corners and has a small hole to lower spine (matching faded area on book).
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