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SHRIKES & BUSH-SHRIKES (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Tony Harris; Kim Franklin.
Stock no. 1820296
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Including Wood-Shrikes, Helmet-Shrikes, Flycatcher-Shrikes, Philentomas, Batises and Wattle-Eyes. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Colour distribution maps. 392 pages includes index. ISBN: 0713638613. Faint mark to pastedowns. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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PHEASANTS, PARTRIDGES AND GROUSE (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Steve Madge; Phil Mcgowan. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; et al..
Stock no. 1820292
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Pheasants, Partridges, Quails, Grouse, Guineafowl, Buttonquails and Sandgrouse of the World. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and distribution maps. ISBN: 0713639660. Light stain to lower edge of text block and vertical margin of front endpaper. Else fine. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased.

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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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BIRDS OF WESTERN AFRICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Ron Derney. Illustrated by Nik Borrow.
Stock no. 1820186
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Describing 1,285 species, representing the entire avifauna of the region. 147 original colour plates, comprising over 3000 figures and depicting every species described. Also includes distribution maps and line drawings. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 832 pages includes index. ISBN: 0713639598. Vertical crease to spine (from previous use). Top and bottom edge of boards rubbed. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Light stain to lower margin of last few pages. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased, just a little grubby/scuffed.

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COTINGAS AND MANAKINS
Written by Guy M. Kirwan; Graeme Green. Illustrated by Eustace Barnes.
Stock no. 2133646
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Families of birds of the New World tropics much sought-after by birdwatchers for their colourful displays, unusual plumage and in some cases great rarity. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 34 beautiful colour plates by Barnes, 400 stunning colour photographs plus detailed distribution maps. 624 pages includes index. A Helm Identification Guide. ISBN: 9780713660258. Couple of small knocks to spine. Wrapper spine is starting to fade.

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NEW WORLD BLACKBIRDS: THE ICTERIDS (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Alvaro Jaramillo; Peter Burke.
Stock no. 1319293
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive guide to the 103 members of the family Icteridae. Orange boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Colour distribution maps. ISBN: 0713643331. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Some slight creasing to dustwrapper.

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WRENS, DIPPERS AND THRASHERS (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by David Brewer. Illustrated by Barry Kent Mackay.
Stock no. 1319289
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The first comprehensive guide to the world's 83 wrens, 5 dippers and 36 thrashers. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 272 pages. 32 colour plates illustrating all 124 species plus b/w maps. ISBN: 187340395X. Surface paper damage to pastedowns (removal of tape?) else contents fine. Dustwrapper is price-cut.

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BIRDS OF WESTERN AFRICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Ron Derney. Illustrated by Nik Borrow.
Stock no. 1819322
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Describing 1,285 species, representing the entire avifauna of the region. 147 original colour plates, comprising over 3000 figures and depicting every species described. Also includes distribution maps and line drawings. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 832 pages includes index. ISBN: 0713639598. Light rubbing to base of spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine (minor).

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BIRDS OF THE WEST INDIES (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Herbert Raffaele; James Wiley; Orlando Garrido; Allan Keith; Janis Raffaele. Illustrated by Tracy Pedersen; Kristin Williams.
Stock no. 1819319
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Over 560 species including migrants and vagrants. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour identification illustrations. 511 pages including index. ISBN: 0713649054. Minor crease to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with minor scuffing to rear panel.

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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Richard Grimmett; Carol Inskipp; Tim Inkskipp; et al. Illustrated by Clive Byers; Daniel Cole; et al..
Stock no. 1819318
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Orange cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 888 pages including index. ISBN: 0713640049. Vertical crease to spine.

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BIRDS OF KENYA & NORTHERN TANZANIA (HELM FIELD GUIDES)
Written by Dale A. Zimmerman; Donald A. Turner; David J. Pearson.
Stock no. 1817598
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

Over 1,100 species covered, 124 colour plates plus line drawings, over 800 distribution maps, comprehensive, succinct and informative text for easy field use. Cardwraps. 576 pages including index. ISBN: 0713650796. Covers browned, text block a little grubby. Rear cover has a light diagonal crease. Contents clean.

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FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF AUSTRALIA
Written by Ken Simpson; Nicolas Day; et al.
Stock no. 2130713
Published by Christopher Helm. 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Soft vinyl covers with white titles and vignettes. 760 birds in colour. A Book of Identification. ISBN: 0747030235. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned to spine.

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