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WILDFOWL (NN 110)
Written by David Cabot.
Stock no. 2126093
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 110. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007146581. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper a little edge-creased with fading to spine.

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MORNING FLIGHT A BOOK OF WILDFOWL
Written by Peter Scott. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 1815938
Published by Country Life Limited. 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. 9 x 11.5". 138 pages. Written with charm and vigour. Exquisite colour plates. B/w illustrations. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. A few minor scattered foxspots. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss and grubby.

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WILDFOWL (NN 110)
Written by David Cabot.
Stock no. 2124665
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Very good condition.

New Naturalist series 110. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. xiii & 460 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007146598. A few light creases to cover corners. Spine is slightly faded. Laminate to covers peeling at edges. Small name & date in ink to half-title page.

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GAMEBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Rob Little; Tim Crowe. Illustrated by Simon Barlow.
Stock no. 1815602
Published by Struik Nature. 2nd 2011. Very good condition.

Second Edition, updated and fully revised. Large format. Paper boards with white titles and colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour & b/w illustrations. Printed on glossy paper. ISBN: 9781770079892. Top & tail of spine rubbed and a little worn. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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WILDFOWL OF EUROPE, ASIA AND NORTH AMERICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Sebastien Reeber.
Stock no. 1814650
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive reference summarising knowledge on the identification of the different species and subspecies of ducks, geese and swans in the Holarctic zoogeographical region. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472912343.

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WILDFOWL OF EUROPE, ASIA AND NORTH AMERICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Sebastien Reeber.
Stock no. 1814551
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive reference summarising knowledge on the identification of the different species and subspecies of ducks, geese and swans in the Holarctic zoogeographical region. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472912343.

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TIDE'S ENDING
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316704
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

A book of the joy of the tideways, saltings and creeks. Memorable word-pictures for wild-fowler, naturalist and bird-watcher alike. Grey cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 16 glorious colour illustrations plus b/w drawings. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light fading to spine. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown, same page is a bit 'wrinkled' - too much glue used in binding process? Endpapers are browned/foxed. There is some light foxing to the contents which are otherwise clean.

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DUCKS OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE
Written by Malcolm A. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Carol Ogilvie.
Stock no. 1608989
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Forty-two species or sub-species of ducks which occur in Europe, including eleven vagrants from North America or Asia. Green boards, gilt title and vignettes to spine. Colour plates and more than 80 line drawings in the text. ISBN: 0856610100. SIGNED by author and Carol Ogilvie on title page. Previous owner inscription to half-title page, with embossed stamp also to wrapper flap, and address sticker on title page. Contents near fine. Price-cut wrapper.

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WILD-FOWLERS AND POACHERS: FIFTY YEARS ON THE EAST COAST
Written by Arthur Henry Patterson.
Stock no. 1813318
Published by Ashford Press Publishing. 1st thus 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Revised Edition, originally published in 1929. Fifty Years on the East Coast. Depicting the lives and activities of the wildfowlers who were a common sight in the Norfolk estuary before swamp drainage and Wild Birds Protection Acts removed their livelihood. Light brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852530219. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded.

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RAMBLINGS OF A SPORTSMAN-NATURALIST
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2118022
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Drawn mainly from the sporting diaries he kept for many years, BB recalls numerous little adventures afield. A collection of happenings and impressions of the seasons, beautifully enhanced by dramatic b/w wood- engravings throughout. Black boards, gilt lettering to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0718118154. Inscription in ink and white label stuck to front endpaper. Odd foxspot to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little creased with some light edge-browning.

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DUCKS, GEESE & SWANS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Frank C. Bellrose. Illustrated by Terence Michael Shortt; Frank C. Bellrose.
Stock no. 1811095
Published by Stackpole Books. 2nd 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Completely new and expanded version of the classic work by F.H. Kortright. Colour illustrations, b/w text drawings and distribution maps. ISBN: 0811705358. Tape marks to endpapers else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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WILD GEESE
Written by Malcolm A. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Carol Ogilvie.
Stock no. 2116581
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering the geese of North America, Europe and Asia. Brown cloth boards, gilt title and 6 gilt vignettes of geese to spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0856610178. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some edge-creasing.

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