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THE OREGON TRAIL
Written by Francis Parkman; Martin Ridge. Illustrated by Peter Pendrey.
Stock no. 2128188
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1973. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown cloth spine. Gilt indian motif to spine. Abstract pattern boards. Spine is browned. Slip case very good; a few marks.

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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 1317544
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper a little scuffed.

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THE NORTHERN GOSHAWK
Written by Thomas Bosakowski.
Stock no. 1317462
Published by Hancock House Publishers. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Ecology, Behaviour and Management in North America. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos and diagrams. 80 pages. ISBN: 0888394543. Very light bump to lower corner of front cover and a few pages.

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GUIDE TO OWL WATCHING IN NORTH AMERICA
Written by Donald S. Heintzelman.
Stock no. 1317458
Published by Dover Publications. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. 191 pages includes index. ISBN: 048627344X. Corners slightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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THE AMATEUR EMIGRANT & THE SILVERADO SQUATTERS
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Stock no. 2128002
Published by Folio Society. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Some rubbing to side of spine. Slip case is very good; heavy scuffing to one side.

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BIRDS OF PINE-OAK WOODLAND IN SOUTHERN ARIZONA AND ADJACENT MEXICO
Written by Joe T. Marshall.
Stock no. 2127815
Published by The Society. 1957. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Strong musty odour to pages of book. Some foxing and page edge browning.

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NOTHING VENTURE NOTHING WIN THE LIFE OF WILLIAM PURCELL 1844 - 1909
Written by Mamie Charlton.
Stock no. 2127724
Published by Wilton 65. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This is the story of William Purcell, who left his home in the USA and Mexico during the Civil War. B/w photos. ISBN: 0947828524. White spotting to covers. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE HISTORY OF THE NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM
Written by Aaron E. Klein.
Stock no. 1816501
Published by Bison Books. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of an amazingly long-lived and vigorous railroad that grew from 16 miles of track between the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers into a far-flung network that stretched as far west as Chicago. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0861242319. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has a small tear and chip to center of rear panel (not prominent).

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UNITED STATES MILITARY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1909
Written by Gordon Swanborough; Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1816422
Published by Putnam. 1st thus 1989. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New edition. B/w photos. 766 pages. ISBN: 085177816X. Rubber ink stamp of aircraft and 'Angus Page 3' in red ink to front endpaper - very neat. Top edge of text block lightly foxed.

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EARLY AMERICAN STEAM LOCOMOTIVES 1ST SEVEN DECADES...1830-1900
Written by Reed Kinert. Illustrated by Reed Kinert.
Stock no. 2127409
Published by Superior Publishing Company. 1st USA 1962. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Oblong format. Grey cloth, dark green titles and vignette. Colour & b/w illustrations. B/w photos. Ex-lib. (college library) - ink stamps. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some tape repairs; faded to spine.

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UNITED STATES NAVY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1911
Written by Gordon Swanborough; Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1816411
Published by Putnam. 2nd 1976. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Second edition. B/w photos. 546 pages. ISBN: 0370100549.

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THIS IS WASHINGTON, D.C.
Written by M. Sasek. Illustrated by M. Sasek.
Stock no. 2127215
Published by Universe Publishing. 2013. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Children's Classic. Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 9780789322326. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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