The Birds of Northern Melanesia: Speciation, Ecology, and Biogeography

Mayr, Ernst, Diamond, Jared / Oxford University Press 2001
xxiv, 492 pp., Hardcover, NEW in a NEW dust jacket!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0195141709
Subject/Keywords: ornithology hck

Item #: 1088875

$25.00

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Ornamental Pheasant Society of America. Organized January 8th, 1936

Philip M. Plant, C. L. Sibley, William Beebe, Frank Buck, et al. / Wallingford: Ornamental Pheasant Society of America 1936
41, [8] (ads) pp., plates; original illustrated paper wrappers, covers darkened, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088492

$30.00

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Our Native Birds of Song and Beauty. Volume II

Henry Nehrling / Milwaukee: George Brumder 1896
small folio, 452 pp., 18 color plates; original decorated full leather, a.e.g., binding very worn and now lacking the spine covering, however internally clean and tight; naturalist William Beebe's copy, with his book plate to the front paste down. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088489

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$200.00

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The Bird World Magazine. Volumes 1-2, 1906-1907

F. Carl / London: F. Carl 1906
December 1906-July 1907; 169, 253, [1] pp., 7 color plates; rebound in contemporary quarter leather & cloth covered boards with the original illustrated front paper wrapper of the first issue retained, binding very worn, else internally clean & tight; book plate of naturalist William Beebe to the front paste down. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088477

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$175.00

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Contributions to the Natural History of Alaska. Results of investigations made chiefly in the Yukon District and the Aleutian Islands. ... (Arctic Series of Publications issued in connection with the Signal Service, U.S. Army, No. 2)

Turner, L. M. / Washington: GPO 1886
first edition; tall quarto, 226 pp., 15 black and white plates (fish), 10 color lithographs (birds); original black cloth, library label to the spine, book plate to the front paste down, hand stamp to the title page, head of spine frayed, else internally clean and tight; "Results of investigations made chiefly in the Yukon District and the Aleutian Islands, conducted under the auspices of the Signal Service, United States Army, extending from May, 1874 to August, 1881",. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: alaska natural history ornithology birds fish bzc

Item #: 1088487

$50.00

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The Game Birds of California (Semicentennial publications of the University of California, 1868-1918)

Grinnell, Joseph, Bryant, Harold Child, Storer, Tracy Irwin / University of California Press 1918
first edition, x, 642 pp., color frontis, color plates; original gilt stamped blue cloth (hardcover), hand stamp to title page, else very good; from the library of naturalist William Beebe, with his book plate to the front paste down. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088438

$44.00

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Foreign Finches in Captivity. Second edition. Illustrated by F. W. Frohawk

Arthur G. Butler / Hull/Lodon: Brumby & Clarke 1899
2nd edition; viii, 317 pp., 60 chromolithographic color plates; original red cloth, spine frayed, small discoloration to the spine, edges rubbed, hand stamp to the title page, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088434

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$220.00

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Birds of Paradise and Bower Birds

Gilliard, E. Thomas / The Natural History Press 1969
xxii, 485 pp., HARDCOVER!!, very good in a good only dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology natural history tbn

Item #: 1086429

$20.00

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Ornithological Gazetteer of Argentina. Second Edition (Ornithological Gazetteers of the Neotropics)

Paynter, Raymond A / Bird Department, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University 1995
2nd edition, ix, 1043 pp., Paperback, previous owner's name to front cover and title page, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology tbn

Item #: 1085241

$8.99

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Handbook of New Guinea Birds

Austin L Rand & E. Thomas Gilliard / The Natural History Press 1968
628 pp., hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds tbn

Item #: 1085041

$44.25

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Zoologische Plaudereien. Mit Zeichnungen von Dr. Etzold, E. de Maes u. a. Zweite Reihe. Vierte Sammlung der Plaudereien und Vortrage.

William Marshall / Leipzig: Verlag von A. Twietmeyer 1910
243 pp., illustrated, octavo, original cloth (hard covers) slightly soiled, interior very clean, overall very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: natural history mammalogy ornithology aquatic studies csg

Item #: 1082901

$13.08

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Pitso ea Linonyana: Le Tseko ea Sefofu le Seritsa

A. M. Sekese / Morija: Morija Sesuto Book Depot 1949
[iv], 90 pp., 12mo, original decorated paper covers, library markings, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology african languages rural life religion ojj

Item #: 1080000

$34.91

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Birds of central New Guinea : results of the American Museum of Natural History expeditions to New Guinea in 1950 and 1952

Mayr, Ernst Gilliard, E. Thomas; / [American Museum of Natural History] 1954
inscribed by Gilliard, pp. 317-374 + plates, hardcover, rebound in cloth with original soft covers retained, minor marginalia to a few pages else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: jzx ornithology natural history

Item #: 1075953

$22.40

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Explorations across the Great Basin of Utah. Appendix K. Ornithology. A list of birds (with five other 19th century bird items, including 8 color plates)

Baird, Spencer F. David, Armand. Lichtenstein. Oustalet, Emile. Panceri, Paolo. / VP 1800
Baird, Spencer F. Explorations across the Great Basin of Utah. Appendix K. Ornithology. A list of birds. pp. 377-381 [with] David, Armand. Journal dun Voyage dans le Centre de la Chine et dans le Thibet Oriental. (1870), pp. 15-48 from Nouvelles Archives du Museum Bulletin, vol. 8, with two color bird plates, from vol. 9 [with] Lichtenstein. Die Werke von Marcgrave und Piso uber die Naturgeschichte Brasiliens, erläutert aus den wieder aufgefundenen Original-Abbildungen. (1820), pp. 155-178 [with] Oustalet, Emile. Remarques sur lIbis Sinensis de M. lAbbe A. David. (1872), pp. 129-138, from Nouvelles Archives du Museum Bulletin, with five color bird plates (see attachment) [with] Panceri, Paolo. Intorno ad Alcune Crittogame Osservate NellUovo dello Struzzo. Napoli: Stamperia del Fibreno, 1873; 4 pp., one color egg plate (see attachment) [with] Descrizione di Quattro Nuove Specie della Famiglia dei Trochilidi Provenienti dalla Nuova Granata e di una Nuova Sp[ecie di Dendroica del Brasile. (1862), pp. 199-209; Six pieces, with a total of 8 color plates, all bound together in late 19th century maroon cloth, from the library of Frederick DuCane Godman, with his book plate to the front paste down; hand-written (Godmans) inked contents leaf at the front, old library markings to the Baird title page, binding slightly frayed at the edges, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology

Item #: 1073788

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$661.69

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Les Oiseaux de l'Ethiopie et du Pays Galla: Merveilles de leur instinct.

Martial de Salviac. / Toulouse: "Les Voix Franciscaines" 1924
first edition, [77] pp., quarto, well illustrated, later hard covers, library markings, text tanned & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology natural history ojj

Item #: 1073045

$32.68

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The blue goose [Chen caerulescens (Linnaeus)]: An account of its breeding ground, migration, eggs, nests and general habits

Soper, J. Dewey / F. A. Acland 1930
64 pp., folding map, color frontis., paperback, minor library markings else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ojj ornithology

Item #: 1071606

$14.82

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Evolution of some Arctic gulls (Larus): An experimental study of isolating mechanisms (Ornithological monographs)

Smith, Neal Griffith / American Ornithologists' Union 1966
99 pp., illustrated, PAPERBACK, ex library, title page and page edges age-toned else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: jzx ornithology natural history

Item #: 1069406

$7.94

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The Bee-eaters

C. H. Fry; John Busby, illus. / Buteo Books / T & A D Poyser 1984
304 pp. + color plates, Hardcover, ex library else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0931130115
Subject/Keywords: ornithology

Item #: 1068130

$18.39

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Bird Notes Afield: Essays on Birds of the Pacific Coast With a Field Check List, second edition

Keeler, Charles / Paul Elder & Co., 1907
2nd edition, 1st printing, 225 pp. + plates, frontispieces, original decorated cloth (hardcover), light wear to extremities, minor wear to inner hinges else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: jhh ornithology

Item #: 1064615

$10.85

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Avian Ecology and Distribution in the Comprehensive network, 1970 (Technical report)

Wiens, John A. / Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University 1971
first edition, iii, 49 pp., quarto, very good in original decorated stapled paper covers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology environmental science jzr

Item #: 1062216

$19.88

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