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IN TROUBLE AGAIN
Written by Redmond O'Hanlon.
Stock no. 2140919
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

A journey between the Orinoco and the Amazon. Foreword by Bill Bryson. Green pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers depicting maps. B/w photos and line drawings. Slip case is a bit better than very good - some light marks and knocks.

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LINEE AEREE TRANSCONTINENTALI ITALIANA S.A.
No author listed.
Stock no. 1823792
Very good condition.

Italian Transcontinental Airlines: Flying from Rome to Latin America. Text in Italian. Blue cardwraps, no title to spine, pictorial onlay to front. Colour maps, some fold-out. Covers crinklng due to clear tape stuck vertically inside. Light browning to contents else clean.

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ARGENTINA PAST & PRESENT
Written by W.H. Koebel. Illustrated by E.W. Christmas.
Stock no. 2137356
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 2nd 1914. Good condition.

Brown decorative cloth. 32 colour plates plus 64 b/w photos. Large folding colour map to rear. A and C Black Colour Book, 20 Shilling series. This book is the first A and C Black edition but is a second edition reprint of the Kegan Paul 1910 edition which was illustrated only by b/w photographs. 3000 copies. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Heavy creasing to rear cover. Mottling to cloth. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown have been covered with white paper (stuck down). Some transfer from original ink inscription to front endpaper. Annotation in pencil to title page. Creasing to plates at rear. Some browning and foxing.

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SOUTH AMERICA
Written by W.H. Koebel. Illustrated by A.S. Forrest.
Stock no. 2137130
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1912. Very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Light green cloth, dark green and yellow pictorial decoration to spine and front cover. Gilt titles to spine, and yellow title to front cover. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. Reprint. 2 pages of booklist to rear Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Embossed (raised) stamp to front endpaper. Brown marks to a few pages. This is assumed a reprint, as it doesn't have gilt titles to front cover, or top edge of outer page edges.

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PEREGRINATIONS OF A PARIAH
Written by Flora Tristan; Charles De Salis; Joanna Richardson.
Stock no. 1821277
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1986. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Translated by Charles de Salis. Introduction by Joanna Richardson. Top edge light grey, endpapers light grey showing maps. Spine and text block lightly browned. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is browned and marked.

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FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF CHILE (HELM FIELD GUIDES)
Written by Alvaro Jaramillo. Illustrated by Peter Burke; David Beadle.
Stock no. 1820287
Published by Christopher Helm. 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Including the Antarctic Peninsula, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780713646887. Reprint. Faint mark to half-title page. Otherwise contents clean.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF SOUTH AMERICA
Written by Jorge R. Rodriguez Mata; Francisco Erize; Maurice Rumboll. Illustrated by Jorge R. Rodriguez Mata.
Stock no. 1820285
Published by Collins. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Non-passerines: from rheas to woodpeckers. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0007150849. Shelf wear to top & tail of spine, spine is also faded (from green to blue).

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THE BIRDS OF SOUTH AMERICA VOLUME I THE OSCINE PASSERINES
Written by Robert S. Ridgely; Guy Tudor.
Stock no. 1819314
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Jays and Swallows; Wrens, Thrushes, and Allies; Vireos and Wood Warblers; Tanagers, Icterids, and Finches. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette of South America to front. Colour plates and b/w distribution maps. xvi and 516 pages including index. ISBN: 0198572174. Lower edge of text block slightly grubby from shelf wear. Binding process a little lax at the base of spine (gapes slightly).

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THE AMAZON RIVER FOREST
Written by Nigel J.H. Smith.
Stock no. 2126613
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

A Natural History of Plants, Animals and People. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780195122077.

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BIRDS OF TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (HELM FIELD GUIDES)
Written by Martyn Kenefick; Robin Restall; Floyd Hayes.
Stock no. 1814647
Published by Christopher Helm. 2nd 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. Pictorial cardwraps. 115 colour plates, concise descriptions of every species, where to watch birds in Trinidad & Tobago, and an overview of the geography, climate and habitats of the islands. 272 pages including index. ISBN: 9781408152096.

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A GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF COSTA RICA
Written by F. Gary Stiles; Alexander F. Skutch. Illustrated by Dana Gardner.
Stock no. 1811107
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. Colour illustrations. ix and 511 pages including index. ISBN: 0747030286. Spine slightly creased else contents fine. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE DEVIL DRIVE AND OTHER TRUE STORIES
Written by Jasper De Beijer.
Stock no. 1711647
Published by Nai Publishers. 2006. Very good condition.

Dual language; English and Dutch. Colour photos. Large format. Card wraps. ISBN: 9789056625122.

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