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Image for Bird Migration

Bird Migration

By: N/A

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Feltham, Middlesex, Country Life Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037178

ISBN: 0600363619

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive guide to the annual arrival and disappearance of our migratory birds and the intense speculation it has prompted through the ages. Good, clean hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light signs of shelf life - 224 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Common Birds (India - the Land and People)

By: Ali, Salim & Futehally, Laeeq

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Book Trust India: 1967

Seller ID: 046242

Condition: Very Good


Covers the common birds to be found in India with a description on 97 different birds and an identifying colour plate of each one - offering a good starting point for any beginner. Good clean paperback which is a little rubbed to the edges and darkened to rear cover. 118 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Pictorial Guide to the Birds of the Indian Subcontinent

By: Ali, Salim; Ripley, S. Dillon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oxford & London, Bombay Natural History Society/Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 037997

ISBN: 0195616340

Condition: Reading Copy


Depicts all the bird species found in the Subcontinent arranged family-wise on 106 plates which follow one another in systematic order + concise information on status, size, habitat, and distribution. 177 pages including index. Some damp-staining to dustwrapper and boards but internally text block is clean - hence a good reading copy. Some occasional annotation in pencil. Edges of dustwrapper have been reinforced with clear tape. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Birds of Anglian Water Reservoirs

By: Andrews, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, Anglian Water: 1992

Seller ID: 022543

ISBN: 0951981609

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy which has light reading creases. Text block clean. Binding tight. Illustrated throughout in colour. An ideal introduction to family bird watching. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide No. 7

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1986

Seller ID: 065169

ISBN: 1870601068

Condition: As New


Contents include:- Lone Star Hellcat; In from the Cold - rebuild of several RAF spitfires; Chino Update; Tigercat F7F; Tigercat Roundup; Bent Wing Birds - the Goodyear and Vought Corsairs; Reno Report etc As new 47-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Observer's Book of Birds

By: Benson, S. Vere

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1958

Seller ID: 067910

Condition: Good


This little pocket book describes British birds, their nests, haunts, eggs, & food. Describing two hundred and thirty six species wth 200 illustrations 100 of which are in full colour. 224 pages. Print line 802.958. Previous owner's name and address on front endpaper else a good clean hardback with little indent on front cover which lacks a dustjacket. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Birds of Mexico : A Guide for Field Identification

By: Blake, Emmet Reid

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, USA, The University of Chicago Press: 1972

Edition: Seventh Impression

Seller ID: 046217

ISBN: 0226056406

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive and authoritative guide to Mexican bird life written in a simple, direct style using non-technical terms in accomplishing its prime purpose - the sight identification of birds in their natural habitat. Clean square copy with some faint sunning to page edges. Unclipped d/w shows some light shelfwear - 643 pages including index plus illustrated map endpapers. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Pocket Birdfeeder Guide

By: Burton, Robert

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd: 2004

Seller ID: 029687

ISBN: 140530250X

Condition: As New


Handy pocket-sized guide which provides practical advise on providing food, water and nesting sites which will attract garden birds, and profiles the most common visitors. A clean, bright copy which appears unread. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Arizona Highways August 1964 Volume XL No 8

By: Carlson, Raymond (Editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Phoenix, Arizona, USA, Arizona Highway Department: 1964

Seller ID: 018472

Condition: Fair


This issue : The Birds of Arizona. Large format, 40 page, stapled magazine. View more info

Image for The Eagle and the Small Birds : Crisis in the Soviet Empire: From Yalta to Solidarity

The Eagle and the Small Birds : Crisis in the Soviet Empire: From Yalta to Solidarity

By: Charlton, Michael

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, BBC: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043930

ISBN: 0563202726

Condition: Very Good


A history of the events in Eastern Europe in the four decades since the Soviet takeover - offering the personal witness of former influential Communists and showing the Polish crisis to have been the latest in a chain that includes the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 and the Prague Spring of 1968. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which is sunned to the edges. 192 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Where to Watch Birds in Thames Valley and the Chilterns

By: Clews, Brian & Trodd, Paul

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 2002

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 065445

ISBN: 071365953X

Condition: Near Fine


The essential guide to finding birds in the region, fully revised and updated, with 15 new sites added. Clean, bright copy showing light sunning to spine - 368 pages including bibliography and an index of species. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Where to Watch Birds in Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Oxfordshire

By: Clews, Brian; Heryet, Andrew; Trodd, Paul

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Bromley, Kent, Christopher Helm: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063404

ISBN: 0747004013

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright paperback protected in film wrapper - 316 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info

Image for What Not to Wear: For Every Occasion

What Not to Wear: For Every Occasion

By: Constantine, Susannah; Woodall, Trinny

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Book People:

Seller ID: 026059

ISBN: 0297843559

Condition: Very Good


Written to accompany the popular BBC television series. This time the two "posh old birds" turn their attention to what to wear for any event from work to holiday, winter wedding to school sports day. A very good, clean copy. Next post UK dispatch. 160pages including directory. View more info

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The Hen Yard and Deep Litter Systems of Poultry Keeping

By: Cook, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Shell and BP Farm Service:

Seller ID: 058220

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive guide to the housing and welfare of the birds. Clean, glossy copy - 93 pages. Next post dispatch . View more info

Image for Bird Notes Vol. 28 No 5 Winter 1958-59

Bird Notes Vol. 28 No 5 Winter 1958-59

By: Davies, M.G.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds: 1958

Seller ID: 049778

Condition: Very Good


Quarterly magazine for bird watchers. This edition includes articles entitled :- Some Notes on Marsh Harriers; Northward Hill Nature Reserve 1958; Breeding of Black-tailed Godwits; Evelyn Vida Baxter; "At Sea" Observations of Pelagic Birds and Assessment of Population Densities. etc. A very good clean booklet illustrated with b/w plates. 402-432pp. View more info

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Swans in My Kitchen - The Story of a Swan Factory

By: Dorer, Liz

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Dunstable, Bedfordshire, The Book Castle: 1992

Seller ID: 030038

ISBN: 1871199166

Condition: Very Good


The story of the swan sanctuary in Hemel Hempstead where Liz Dorer restores injured swans to the wild. 77 pages. A very good clean copy. Next post UK dispatch View more info

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The Family life of Birds

By: Dossenbach, Hans, D

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029548

ISBN: 0246640995

Condition: Very Good


The book focuses on birds engaging in family life: migration, courting, nesting and feeding described in both words and pictures - and from common species to the rarest and most exotic. A very good clean copy in unclipped jacket which has been repaired to the rear cover with tape. 192 pages. Illustrated throughout. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Celebration of Birds

By: Dougall, Robert

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins and Harvill Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012951

ISBN: 0002621134

Condition: Fine


A lovely, clean bright copy n a price-clipped jacket. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Common Birds of Egypt

By: El Din , S. B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cairo, Egypt, The American University in Cairo Press: 1985

Seller ID: 041890

ISBN: 9774240626

Condition: Very Good


Provides brief bilingual notes on the most common birds of Egypt. Clean, bright, 52 page booklet. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Birds of the West African Town and Garden

By: Elgood, J. H,.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Longman: 1979

Seller ID: 061533

ISBN: 0582608503

Condition: Good


The author has chosen one hundred of the most common birds to be seen in the West African garden or compound and offers clear non-technical descriptions and accurate colour illustrations to enable easy identification. A good clean copy which has faded slightly to the spine. Illustrated with colour plates. 66 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info