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MAMMALOGY
Written by Terry A. Vaughan; James M. Ryan; Nicholas J. Czaplewski.
Stock no. 2130587
Published by Saunders College Publishing. Circa 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 003025034X. Spine is faded. Light bumping to corners.
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SKUAS AND JAEGERS
Written by Klaus Malling Olsen; Hans Larsson.
Stock no. 2130565
Published by Pica Press. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Skuas and Jaegers of the World. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 1873403461. Light bumping to a couple of corners. Contents are excellent. Wrapper edges are creased, with some browning.
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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA (9 VOLUMES)
Written by Stanley Cramp. Illustrated by Paul Barruel; Robert Gillmor; Peter Hayman; Peter Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2130562
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. Taking account of the great advances made in ornithological knowledge in recent years. A detailed and authoritative work. Large format. Volumes 1-3 are reprints, 4-9 are 1st editions. Spotting to covers of a few volumes. Marks to outer page edges, with some foxing. Wrapper spines are faded. Volume 3 wrapper is also price-cut.
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BUNTINGS AND SPARROWS
Written by Clive Byers; Urban Olsson; Jon Curson.
Stock no. 1817579
Published by Pica Press. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Buntings and North American Sparrows. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Yellow endpapers. Colour illustrations, b/w distribution maps and line drawings. ISBN: 1873403194. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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NIGHTJARS
Written by Nigel Cleere. Illustrated by Dave Nurney.
Stock no. 1817578
Published by Pica Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Guide to Nightjars and Related Nighbirds. Colour illustrations. B/w distribution maps. ISBN: 1873403488.
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SUNBIRDS (HELM INDENTIFCATION GUIDES)
Written by Robert A. Cheke; Clive F. Mann. Illustrated by Richard Allen.
Stock no. 1817577
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A guide to the sunbirds, flowerpeckers, spiderhunters and sugarbirds of the world. A total of 176 species described and illustrated. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and b/w distribution maps. ISBN: 1873403801.
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SHRIKES
Written by Norbert Lefranc; Tim Worfolk.
Stock no. 1817576
Published by Pica Press. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Shrikes of the World. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Pink endpapers. Colour illustrations, b/w distribution maps and line drawings. ISBN: 187340347X. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned.
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RAILS
Written by Barry Taylor. Illustrated by Ber Van Perlo.
Stock no. 1817575
Published by Pica Press. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Rails, Crakes, Gallinules and Coots of the world. Colour illustrations. B/w distribution maps. ISBN: 1873403593. Base of spine bumped else fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine.
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SWIFTS
Written by Phil Chantler; Gerald Driessens.
Stock no. 1817574
Published by Pica Press. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 24 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1873403313. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.
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SEABIRDS AN IDENTIFICATION GUIDE
Written by Peter Harrison. Illustrated by Peter Harrison.
Stock no. 1817573
Published by Christopher Helm. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition. 88 colour plates. ISBN: 0747014108. Large circular sticker (Pelagic Trip August 1991 Scillonian III) to verso of half-title page. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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A HANDBOOK TO THE SWALLOWS AND MARTINS OF THE WORLD
Written by Angela Turner. Illustrated by Chris Rose.
Stock no. 1817572
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Chapters on the family's characteristics, classification, distribution, ecology, behaviour, breeding biology and population status, as well as a short account of each species. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. viii and 258 pages includes index. ISBN: 0747032025. Correction to page 223 glued in (by printer?) leaving a crease to page. Top edge of text block browned. Slight browning to spine of dustwrapper.
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SHOREBIRDS: AN IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO THE WADERS OF THE WORLD
Written by John H. Marchant; Tony Prater. Illustrated by Peter Hayman.
Stock no. 1817571
Published by Christopher Helm. 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reprinted with Corrections. 88 colour plates. Blue cloth boards, gitlt title to spine. Blue endpapers. 412 pages including index. ISBN: 0747014035. A few marks to boards, light browning to text block else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and slightly rubbed at edges.
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