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BIRDS OF PREY

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BEAUTIFUL OWLS
Written by Marianne Taylor. Illustrated by Andrew Perris.
Stock no. 1317463
Published by Ivy Press. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Portraits of Arresting Species from Around the World. Stunning colour photos by Andrew Perris. Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. 112 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781908005977. Lower corners just very slightly rubbed.
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THE NORTHERN GOSHAWK
Written by Thomas Bosakowski.
Stock no. 1317462
Published by Hancock House Publishers. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Ecology, Behaviour and Management in North America. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos and diagrams. 80 pages. ISBN: 0888394543. Very light bump to lower corner of front cover and a few pages.
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OWLS OF THE WORLD
Written by James R. Duncan.
Stock no. 1317461
Published by Reed New Holland. 1st 2016. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A full listing of the owl species and many stunning full colour images of rarely seen owls. Grey boards, white titles. 192 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781921517648. Lower edge of spine bumped and rubbed else a fine copy in pictorial wrapper which has small white spot to lower spine.
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RAPTORS BIRDS OF PREY
Written by John Hendrickson.
Stock no. 1317460
Published by Chronicle Books. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

A remarkable collection of intimate portraits and revealing statistics, compiled from over 30 years of researching, tracking, writing and photographing raptors. Full colour photos by the author. Pictorial card wraps. 85 pages includes index. ISBN: 0811800040. Spine corners very slightly rubbed, old price sticker on inside flap.
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BARN OWLS IN BRITAIN
Written by Jeff Martin. Illustrated by Kevin Baker.
Stock no. 1317459
Published by Whittet Books. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Theories as to why barn owls have declined, attempts to peer into the future to see how changes in population, agriculture and the coastal footprint will affect barn owls. All aspects of the life of barn owls are discussed. Red pictorial boards, B/w illustrations. 285 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781873580752. Slightly faded spine has bumped corners. Contents fine.
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GUIDE TO OWL WATCHING IN NORTH AMERICA
Written by Donald S. Heintzelman.
Stock no. 1317458
Published by Dover Publications. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. 191 pages includes index. ISBN: 048627344X. Corners slightly rubbed. Contents clean.
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BRITISH BIRDS OF PREY (NN 60)
Written by Leslie H. Brown.
Stock no. 1317457
Published by Collins. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A 'New Naturalist' publication. Green cloth. A study of Britain's 24 diurnal raptors.16 b/w plates, with 15 plates including at least 2 photographic studies. This book contains a wealth of scientific information on 15 resident, 7 vagrant and 2 migrant species of eagles, falcons, hawks and vultures in Britain. The detailed tables, maps, figures and bibliography indicate the depth of research in this study. ISBN: 0002194058. Spine slightly bumped, corners slightly rubbed. Pages lightly browned. Wrapper is slightly browned, has tapemarks on verso, is rubbed at top corners with neat repair at top of spine.
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H IS FOR HAWK
Written by Helen Macdonald.
Stock no. 1317456
Published by Jonathan Cape. 2014. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A record of a spiritual journey - an unflinchingly honest account of the author's struggle with grief during the difficult process of taming and training a goshawk. Beige boards, black titles, 300 pages. ISBN: 9780224097000. Spine corners very slightly bumped, pictorial wrapper rubbed at edges with a few nicks and light mark to front where label has been removed.
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PEREGRINE
Written by Emma Ford. Illustrated by Antony Rhodes.
Stock no. 2127954
Published by Fourth Estate. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good 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. SIGNED by Artist to title page. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Rear endpaper is creased. Slip case is split along two sides with tape repairs.
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THE RED KITE
Written by Ian Carter. Illustrated by Dan Powell.
Stock no. 1816590
Published by Arlequin Press. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A detailed monograph on the species describing the history of the Red Kite and its long associations with man, why populations in many areas are now recovering, and details of the serious threats still facing the Kite in parts of its range. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos, b/w illustrations. xii and 187 pages including index. ISBN: 1900159619. Previous owner's details on gold label to inside front board mostly hidden by front flap of dustwrapper.
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THE HOBBY
Written by Anthony Chapman. Illustrated by Bruce Pearson.
Stock no. 1816589
Published by Arlequin Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A monograph. A detailed account of the Hobby's secretive breeding habits, varied hunting techniques and wide prey spectrum. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and colour photos. xi and 220 pages including index. ISBN: 1900159260. Slight browning to dustwrapper spine.
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MONTAGU'S HARRIER
Written by Roger Clarke. Illustrated by Bruce Pearson.
Stock no. 1816588
Published by Arlequin Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A monograph. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. viii and 208 pages. ISBN: 190015935X. Minor foxing to top edge of text block.
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