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RACING PIGEONS
Written by David Glover; Marie Beaumont.
Stock no. 2136217
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams, illustrations and photos. ISBN: 1861262329.

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THE PIGEON AND THE BOY
Written by Roy Beddington. Illustrated by Roy Beddington.
Stock no. 1321663
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of racing pigeons - in particular of Inky, the black hen pigeon which Albert Jenner gave to his son, Jimmy. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 191 pages. 4 b/w plates. SIGNED by the author with inscription to previous owner on front free-endpaper. Minimal bumping to spine. Some pale page browning to endpapers and foxspots to prelims. Small yellow marks to pages 12/13. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with small tape repairs on verso and spine lightly marked.

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THE WOOD-PIGEON (NMN 20)
Written by R.K. Murton.
Stock no. 1822105
Published by Collins. 1st 1965. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A 'New Naturalist' Monograph No. 20. Green buckram cloth. 39 b/w photographs. 22 text figures. Coloured plate frontispiece. A fascinating study of the wood-pigeon, the least studied of British birds. Dr. Murton reveals the particularly long life span of the wood-pigeon, 14 years, and also reveals that wood-pigeons are unique among bird life in that they lactate, with their young being fed entirely on milk for the first few days of life. Text block lightly browned, contents fine. Price-cut dustwrapper (cut by publisher) has publisher's £2.50 label to front flap, rear panel slighty grubby else very nice!

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THE COLLECTED WORKS OF OLD HAND VOLUME 1
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134846
Published by S. & D. Bishop. Almost very good condition.

White cloth with gilt titles. Old Hand of "Pigeon Racing News & Gazette". 12th edition. B/w photos. SIGNED by Old Hand of Pigeon Racing News & Gazette. Bumping to spine. Foxing to covers and outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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THE HISTORY OF BELGIAN RACING PIGEONS PART III
Written by Jules Gallez; Ralph H. Wilcox.
Stock no. 2134818
1983. Almost very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Browning/grubby marks to outer page edges.

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PIGEON RACING ADVANCED TECHNIQUES
Written by Jan Aerts; Inge Moore.
Stock no. 2134813
Published by Faber & Faber. 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 191 pages. ISBN: 0571082874. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Musty odour to book. Wrapper is edge-creased with some small nicks and browning.

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101 METHODS PART V HOW TO BECOME AND STAY A CHAMPION
Written by Jules Gallez.
Stock no. 2134811
Published by De Belgische Duivensport. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Some marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE HISTORY OF THE BELGIAN STRAINS PART I
Written by Jules Gallez.
Stock no. 1821825
1st 1976. Almost very good condition.

White pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 376 pages. Covers browned and grubby. Remains of a label to rear cover. Text block browned. Name & address in ink to title page. Joints pulled so dried glue is visible and front and rear but binding is tight. Slight musty odour present.

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EYE SIGN EVALUATION
Written by Brian Vickers.
Stock no. 1821824
Published by Brian Vickers. Very good condition.

Pigeon Racing. Title to front cover is: Reference to Eyesign Evaluation in Racing Pigeons. White pictorial cardwrap booklet. Stapled binding. B/w diagrams and colour photos. 32 numbered pages. Covers grubby. Contents clean.

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THE ELITE
Written by Ernst Nebel.
Stock no. 1821823
1st thus 1987. Very good condition.

Pigeon Racing. Tactics; Ideas; Racing Systems of the new Belgian Champions. Grey pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos. A few small marks to boards. Text block a little grubby. Name & address in ink to front pastedown. Else contents clean.

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THE HISTORY OF BELGIAN RACING PIGEONS PART IV
Written by Jules Gallez.
Stock no. 1821822
Circa 1981. Very good condition.

Pigeon racing. White pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. Spine cocked. Large name & address in ink to front pastedown. Musty odour present. Contents clean.

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SUCCESFUL METHODS WITH YOUNG AND OLD BIRDS: 101 METHODS PART IV
Written by Jules Gallez.
Stock no. 1821820
1976. Very good condition.

Pigeon racing. Yellow and white cardwraps. B/w photos. 370 pages. Text block lightly browned.

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