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THE ART OF HOWARD TERPNING
Written by Elmer Kelton. Illustrated by Terpning.
Stock no. 1818960
Published by Bantam Books. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Art of Plains Indian history. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0553081136. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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NORFOLK & WESTERN IN THE APPALACHIANS: FROM THE BLUE RIDGE TO THE BIG SANDY
Written by Ed King.
Stock no. 1818083
Published by Kalmbach Books. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

The Golden Years of Railroading series. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Glued binding. 128 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0890243166. Light crease to lower front cover corner. Front cover slightly bowed. A nice copy.

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THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Jacob H. Studer. Illustrated by Theodore Jasper.
Stock no. 2131003
Published by Harrison House. 1st thus 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue leather-look covers with gilt titles and decorations. Studer's Popular Ornithology Series. With 119 full-colour plates. For the first time in almost 100 years this celebrated American classic is made available. ISBN: 0517229153. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine with some closed tears and chips; edge-creasing.

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THE BUTTERFLIES OF NORTH AMERICA: A NATURAL HISTORY AND FIELD GUIDE
Written by James A. Scott.
Stock no. 1816664
Published by Stanford University Press. 1997. Very good condition.

A complete natural history, fully describing the biological and ecological world of butterflies in general. All North American butterfly species. Black pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations & distribution maps, colour photos. xii and 583 pages including index. ISBN: 0804720134. Reprint. Laminate covering cardwraps is heavily creased horizontally. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean.

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THE ATLANTIC REGION TO CONFEDERATION: A HISTORY
Written by Phillip A. Buckner; John G. Reid.
Stock no. 1815696
Published by University Of Toronto Press. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

An overview of emerging regional themes and issues, beginning with the evolution of Native cultures and the impact of the arrival of Europeans on those cultures, and continues to the formation of Confederation. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. xviii and 491 pages including index. ISBN: 0802069770.

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THE IMPERIAL COLLECTION OF AUDUBON ANIMALS
Written by John James Audubon. Illustrated by John James Audubon.
Stock no. 1815634
Published by Country Life Books. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Quadrupeds of North America. Large format. Colour illustrations. Light mottling to green boards. Browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed.

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THE NORTH AMERICAN BIRD GUIDE
Written by David Sibley. Illustrated by David Sibley.
Stock no. 1317099
Published by Christopher Helm; Alfred A. Knopf. 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Nationbal Audubon Society, A Chanbticleer Press Edition. Stunningly detailed paintings of the various plumages of more than 800 species of North American birds. White pictorial cardwraps. 544 pages including index. ISBN: 9781472909275. 2nd printing of this edition. Minimal bumping to corners.

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FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Jon L. Dunn; Jonathan Alderfer.
Stock no. 1317097
Published by National Geographic Society. 6th 2011. Fine condition.

Sixth edition, fully revised and updated, featuring all 990 species, includig 23 new species. Subspecies and migration maps. Illustrated cardwraps. An excellent reference book with detailed colour illustrations throughout plus distribution maps. 574 pages including index. ISBN: 9781426208287. Book leans to one side a little.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO WARBLERS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Jon L. Dunn; Kimball L. Garrett.
Stock no. 1208629
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Peterson Field Guide series. all 60 North American species described in detail. Colour pictorial card wraps. 32 colour paintings. 141 colour illustrations. 656 pages. ISBN: 0395783216. Small mark to front cover else a fine copy.

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ARCTIC MEMORIES LIVING WITH THE INUIT
Written by Fred Bruemmer.
Stock no. 2121769
Published by Key Porter Books. 1st CANADA 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Grey/blue cloth with gilt title to spine. For over 30 years, the author has commuted between two worlds; the slowly vanishing world of the traditional Arctic hunter, and his home and family in Montreal. Colour photos. ISBN: 1550134612. A little bumping to top of spine and bottom corner of front cover. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear to bottom corner of front panel.

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THE AUDUBON SOCIETY FIELD GUIDE TO NORTH AMERICAN BIRDS WESTERN REGION
Written by Miklos D.F. Udvardy.
Stock no. 2118482
Published by Alfred A. Knopf. 2nd USA 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Second edition, fully revised. Red limp vinyl covered card wraps, white title to spine. Colour photos. 822 pages including index. A Borzoi book. ISBN: 0679428518. Some light page edge browning. Still has original colour wrap-around band.

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BIRDS OF IDAHO
Written by Thomas D. Burleigh.
Stock no. 1811170
Published by The Caxton Printers Ltd.. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Buff boards, blue titles and vignettes. Colour & b/w photos. xiii and 467 pages including index. ISBN: 0870042084. Light tape marks to endpapers else contents clean. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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