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BIRDS OF PREY

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PEREGRINE
Written by Emma Ford.
Stock no. 1609819
Published by Fourth Estate. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Large, oblong format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, pictorial onlay to front. With original paintings by Anthony Rhodes and photos by Piers Cavendish. ISBN: 1857021053. Contained in blue slipcase which has a couple of marks.

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THE CROSSLEY ID GUIDE RAPTORS
Written by Richard Crossley; Jerry Liguori; Brian Sullivan.
Stock no. 1609788
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. Colour illustrations. 286 pages. ISBN: 9780691157405. Some creasing to top & lower edges of covers.

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NEOTROPICAL BIRDS OF PREY
Written by David Whitacre; et al.
Stock no. 1208779
Published by Comstock Publishing Associates; Cornell University Press. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Biology and Ecology of a Forest Raptor Community. Covering 20 specific species in depth with data on the biology, ecology, behavior and conservation of the majestic owls and raptors of the New World Tropics. Published in association with The Peregrine Fund. Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w maps and diagrams. 412 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780801440793. Spine and lower corners just very slightly bumped. Top and tail of wrapper spine slightly creased.

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FLIGHT IDENTIFICATION OF EUROPEAN RAPTORS
Written by R.F. Porter; Ian Willis; Steen Christensen; Bent Pors Nielsen.
Stock no. 1814541
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

3rd Edition. Black boards, Gilt title to spine. B/w photos. and B/w text illustrations. Red endpapers. ISBN: 0856610275. Reprint of the 1981 3rd edition. Small name and date in ink to front endpaper. White pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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FLIGHT IDENTIFICATION OF RAPTORS OF EUROPE, NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST
Written by Dick Forsman.
Stock no. 1814437
Published by Christopher Helm. Circa 2016. Fine condition.

Helm Identification Guides. Glazed boards. Colour photos. 544 pages. ISBN: 9781472913616. Third printing.

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THE MERLINS OF THE WELSH MARCHES
Written by D.A. Orton.
Stock no. 2122026
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author's four seasons (1971-1974) spent with merlins, the smallest falcons in Britain. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715379925. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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OWLS OF THE NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
Written by Karel H. Voous. Illustrated by Ad Cameron.
Stock no. 1607516
Published by Collins. 1990. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. 320 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002194937. Wrapper has a 3 inch tear to top of rear panel / next to spine, and some grubby marks. Contents fine.

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OWLS OF THE WORLD THEIR EVOLUTION, STRUCTURE AND ECOLOGY
Written by John A. Burton. Illustrated by John Rignall.
Stock no. 1607371
Published by Peter Lowe. 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. New edition. Brown textured boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0856546305. Small tape marks to endpapers. Light browning to wrapper.

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EAGLES, HAWKS AND FALCONS OF AUSTRALIA
Written by David Hollands.
Stock no. 1607370
Published by Nelson. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. 212 pages. ISBN: 0170064115. Tape marks to endpapers. A few small scuffes to board edges. Contents fine.

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THE OWLS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Alan Kemp. Illustrated by Simon Calburn.
Stock no. 1811188
Published by Struik. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A monograph on the twelve owl species that inhabit the southern African subregion. Standard Edition. Large format. Beige cloth boards, gold foil title to spine and vignette of owl to front. Beautiful colour plates & b/w text illustrations. 184 pages. ISBN: 0947430032. Contained in the publishers matching slipcase in almost fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE HEN HARRIER
Written by Donald Watson. Illustrated by Donald Watson.
Stock no. 2116516
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title and harrier vignette to spine. 4 colour plates, numerous b/w illustrations throughout. 307 pages including index. ISBN: 0856610151. Some light browning to spine. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and light browning.

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THE KITE'S TALE THE STORY OF THE RED KITE IN WALES
Written by Roger Lovegrove. Illustrated by Darren Rees.
Stock no. 1810665
Published by RSPB. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos and b/w illustrations ISBN: 0903138379.

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