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THE LIFE STORY OF BIRDS
Written by Eric Fitch Daglish. Illustrated by Eric Fitch Daglish.
Stock no. 1323717
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1930. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Very pale green cloth with black titles and illustration to front. 236 numbered pages plus index. 20 b/w wood engravings. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Dustwrpaper is browned, particularly to spine (with a couple of small damp spots), slight wear and loss to top of spine.

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TIDE'S ENDING
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1824229
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1950. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book of the joy of the tideways, saltings and creeks. Memorable word-pictures for wild-fowler, naturalist and bird-watcher alike. Red cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 16 glorious colour illustrations plus b/w drawings. Top & tail of spine bumped. Text block slightly grubby. Endpapers browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and scuffed to rear panel.

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A BIRD IN THE BUSH
Written by E. Hilton Young. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 1824226
Published by Country Life. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Limited Edition of 550 signed and numbered copies. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates with tissue guards plus numerous b/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. SIGNED by the author and llustrator. This is copy 155 of 550. Boards are grubby/browned, corners bumped. Endpapers and text block browned. Tissue guards are browned. Contents clean.

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SHORELANDS WINTER DIARY
Written by C.F. Tunnicliffe. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1824210
Published by Book Club Associates. 1st thus 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Sequel to Shorelands Summer Diary. Bird observations on Anglesey in the Winter months. Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations & b/w sketches throughout. A few small marks to half-title page. Contents otherwise fine. Top edge of text block has minor foxing. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE PEREGRINE SKETCHBOOK
Written by Robert Gillmor; Derek Ratcliffe. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1824209
Published by Excellent Press. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Introduction by Gillmor. Nesting peregrines in Anglesey. ISBN: 1900318024. Minor foxing to top edge of text block else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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SHORELANDS SUMMER DIARY
Written by C.F. Tunnicliffe. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1824203
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A charming and vivid account of Tunnicliffe's adventures upon settling in the island of Anglesey. Large format. Red cloth, gilt bird vignette to front cover. Magnificent colour and b/w plates. Board edges lightly rubbed. Text block browned with minor foxing. Contents very nice. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few chips and tears, spine browned, rear panel is grubby.

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MERESIDE CHRONICLE: WITH A SHORT INTERLUDE OF LOCHS AND LOCHANS
Written by C.F. Tunnicliffe. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1824196
Published by Country Life Limited. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

In his search for and study of bireds, the meres, pools and reservoirs of east and mid-Cheshire have been favourite hunting grounds for Tunnicliffe. A year of making notes and sketches. Brick red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Some minor mottlng to boards, light browning to top of spine. Gilt titles bright. Browning to endpapers. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few chips and closed tears, browned to spine and grubby to rear panel.

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BIRD STUDY IN A GARDEN
Written by E.A.R. Ennion. Illustrated by E.A.R. Ennion.
Stock no. 1323607
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1958. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Puffin Picture Book No. 106. Colour and b/w illustrations. Lower corner tips slightly creased. Stains to rear cover have seeped through to inside pages.

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THROUGH THE AIR
Written by Michael Bratby; Peter Scott. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 1323485
Published by Country Life. 1st 1941. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Adventures With Wild Fowl, and Small-Boat Sailing. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Heavy foxing to textblock and to preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss and a little browned to spine.

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ZOO BIRDS
Written by David Seth-Smith. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1323333
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1951. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book no. 68. Oblong format. Paper wraps. Beautiful colour and b/w pictures of exotic birds. A nice, clean copy.

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MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND BIRDS
Written by R.B. Talbot Kelly. Illustrated by R.B. Talbot Kelly.
Stock no. 1323330
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No.65. Some foxing and browning to covers. Old price in ink to front cover. Covers pulled at staples, lower staple pulled through. Contents clean.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS
Written by S. Vere Benson.
Stock no. 1323229
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers book No. 1. Brown boards with black titles to spine and front. Describing 243 species with 100 colour and 101 b/w illustrations. Revised edition with amendments. A nice, clean copy in price-cut wrapper which is lightly browned.

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