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National Audubon Society - Birds of Prey

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet with wildlife stickers

by Kenneth D. Morrison

Nelson Doubleday, 1959

48 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society - Best Loved Song Birds

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet only (MISSING wildlife stickers)

by Robert S. Lemmon

Nelson Doubleday, 1954

48 pages - softcover

our price:   $.95 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society - Birds of Prey

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet with wildlife stickers

by Kenneth D. Morrison

Nelson Doubleday, 1954

48 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society - Favorite Song Birds

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet with wildlife stickers

by Robert S. Lemmon

Nelson Doubleday, 1959

56 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society - Exotic Birds of the South Pacific - Nature Program Series

vintage booklet with wildlife stickers (some stickers

are missing)

by E. Thomas Gilliard

Nelson Doubleday, 1956

62 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society - Fun With Birds

Your Book of Nature Activities

vintage booklet - good condition

Nelson Doubleday, 1953

30 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.95 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society - Birds of Prey

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet - MISSING wildlife stickers

by Kenneth D. Morrison

Nelson Doubleday, 1954

48 pages - softcover

our price:   $.95 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society -Water Birds

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet with wildlife stickers

by Helen Gere Cruickshank

Nelson Doubleday, 1955

48 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society -Game Birds of the World

Nature Program Series

vintage booklet with wildlife stickers

by E. Thomas Gilliard

Nelson Doubleday, 1958

64 pages - softcover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

Birds Around Us

by Marjorie Stuart

Whitman Learn About Book

Whitman Publishing Company

59 pages - hardcover, 1961

writing on inside cover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

Birds of the World - A Survey of the Twenty-Seven Orders and 155 Families

by Oliver L. Austin, Jr.

Golden Press - 1961

oversized hardcover - 320 pages

discarded library book

amazing illustrations by Arthur Singer

used hardcover, good interior condition

cover shows wear and fading

our price:   $19.50 plus media mail shipping

Know Your Wild Birds

by Earl Schneider

Pet Library Limited, undated

used paperback

fair condition - shows age

64 pages

$1.95 plus media mail shipping

Birds Worth Knowing

by Neltje Blanchan

Doubleday, Page & Company

used hardcover - shows its age - 1925

discarded library book

257 pages - collector’s item

hardcover is very worn as shown in photo

some discoloration on introductory pages

fine reading condition - 48 color illustrations

our price:   $7.95  plus media mail shipping

Gamebirds

by Alexander Sprunt IV

Golden Press, 1961

used paperback - 160 pages

shows wear - back cover has a tear

but still good reference with good illustrations

our price:   $1.95 plus media mail shipping

Birds

by Mabel Watts

vintage small children’s hardcover

Start-Right Elf Book

Rand McNally, 1967

28 pages

our price:   $2.95 plus media mail shipping

Boy Scouts of America: Bird Study Merit Badge Series - 1965 printing

Boys Scouts of America, Robert Peterson

discarded library book with library seal

on three pages in the book

fair condition considering age,

cover shows wear

vintage 36-page booklet

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

Getting Started in Bird Watching

by Edward W. Cronin, Jr.

Houghton Mifflin, 1986

fair condition - moisture exposure to bottom

corner of book has caused slight staining and

wrinkling on some pages

no marks on any of the pages and it is a good

reading copy

softcover - 216 pages

our price:   $1.50 plus media mail shipping

The Dell Encyclopedia of Birds

over 395 color illustrations

by Bertel Bruun

Dell Publishing, 1974

vintage softcover -

fairly good condition considering age of book

inside of back cover -lightly stained

all pages are intact but book has separated into

two sections that are still attached

240 pages - no markings,

our price:   $1.95  plus media mail shipping

The Bird Watcher’s Anthology

by Roger Tory Peterson

Bonanza Books, 1957, first edition stated

hardcover - excellent condition -

dustjacket has wear on edges as shown in photo

401 pages - no markings, all pages are intact

our price:   $9.95  plus media mail shipping

The Audubon Society Encyclopedia of North American Birds

by John K. Terres

Wing Books, 1995

hardcover - excellent like new condition

1109 pages

$29.50  plus media mail shipping

Audubon and His Journals - Volume One

by Maria R. Audubon

Dover Publications, 1994

softcover - good condition

532 pages

$5.95  plus media mail shipping

The Bird-Lovers Anthology

complied by Clinton Scollard and Jessie B. Rittenhouse  

(a compilation of bird-related poetry)

Houghton Mifflin, 1930

fairly good condition, hardcover

ink red stain on top of the pages of the book

and on small upper section inside the back cover

front endpaper has discoloration due to age

no markings or writing in the book

299 pages

our price:   $17.95 plus media mail shipping

Audubon

by Constance Rourke

with 12 stunning colored plates from original Audubon prints

black and white illustrations by James MacDonald

vintage hardcover, 342 pages

Harcourt, Brace, & Company, 1936, first edition, fourth printing

fair condition - all pages are intact but there is some

separation at the spine; cover is worn and bumped

former library book- no writing on pages

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

The Great Book of Birds

by John Gooders

Foreword by Roger Tory Peterson

vintage hardcover - 352 pages

Dial Press, 1975 - First Dial Printing, 1975 (stated)

beautiful photographs

gift inscription on first page otherwise no

markings, notes, highlighting in book

dust jacket shows slight wear

our price:   $5.95 plus media mail shipping

Crows in the Autumn Sky

by Ted Sabine

Xlibris Corporation, 2011

softcover, good condition

gift inscription signed by author on first page

187 pages - excellent condition

pages are clean, crisp, intact

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

Birds Birds Birds Birds

by Paul Hamlyn

Paul Hamlyn Ltd., 1965

vintage cloth hardcover - slightly faded in spots

154 pages

over 200 illustrations

no writing or notes in book

inside cover has had some of the paper removed

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

The Complete Birdhouse Book - The Easy Guide To Attracting Nesting Birds

by Donald and Lillian Stokes

Little, brown & Company, 1990

First Edition stated

former library book with library stamps & pocket

softcover,  96 pages

beautiful photos

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

Beyond the Spring

Cordelia Stanwood of Birdsacre

Maine’s Pioneer Ornithologist and Photographer

by Chandler S. Richmond

The Latona Press, 1989

softcover- like new  condition -

155 pages - crisp and clean

our price:  $11.95 plus media mail shipping

The Birding Game

With Roger Tory Peterson

Peterson Natural History Game Series

outside of game box  is slightly discolored due to age

tape marks on outside of box but the box is still strong

contents of box appear to be in good shape

bag with game pieces never even opened

our price:  $20.95 plus media mail shipping

photo above is of title page

cover is blue clothbound and is worn

Birding for the Amateur Naturalist

by Laura O’Biso Socha

Globe Pequot Press, 1989

softcover - good condition

178 pages   

our price: $3.50  plus media mail shipping

A Birder’s Guide to the Coast of Maine

by Elizabeth Cary Pierson and Jan Erik Pierson

Down East Books, 1981

softcover - good condition

cover has stain from a coffee cup

224 pages   

our price: $5.95  plus media mail shipping

Why Does My Bird Do That?

A Guide to Parrot Behavior

by Julie Rach Mancini

Wiley Publishing, 2007

like new condition

252 pages   

our price:   $6.95  plus media mail shipping

The Birds Around Us

A Full-Color Guide to Attracting, Observing, Identifying,

and Photographing Birds With An Introductory Chapter by Roger Tory Peterson

edited by Alice E. Mace

Ortho Books, 1996

softcover - 352 pages -

like new condition - crisp and clean

our price:  $15.95 plus media mail shipping

Build Your Own Birdhouses

by John Perkins

Chartwell Books, 1997

hardcover -

interior pages - very good like new condition

144 pages - crisp and clean

dustjacket shows some curling around the edges

$5.95  plus media mail shipping

A Guide to Bird Behavior - Vol. II

Stokes Nature Guides

Donald and Lillian Stokes

Little, Brown & Company, 1983

like new condition, 334 pages

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

The Bird Feeder Book - How to Build Unique Bird Feeders from the Purely Practical to the Simply Outrageous

by Thom Boswell

A Sterling/Lark Book, 1993

hardcover -  very good condition

wonderful illustrations

144 pages

$4.95 plus media mail shipping

The Red Book of Birds of America

by Frank G. Ashbrook

Whitman Publishing Company, 1931

vintage pocket-size imitation leatherette cover -  96 pages

good condition

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

The Green Book of Birds of America

by Frank G. Ashbrook

Whitman Publishing Company, 1931

vintage pocket-size softcover-  96 pages

good condition

former owner’s name written on first page

cover shows moderate wear

age discoloration inside cover

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

Make Your Own Bird Houses & Feeders

by Robyn Haus

Williamson Publishing, 2001

very good condition

64 pages

our price:   $3.95 plus media mail shipping

The Loon - Voice of the Wilderness

written and illustrated by Joan Dunning

Yankee Books, 1985

hardcover - 

interior pages - very good condition

dustjacket shows wear

128 pages

$5.95 plus media mail shipping

Loon Magic - The Knapsack Edition

by Tom Klein

North Wood Press, 1990

softcover -  203 pages

cover is creased as shown in photos

interior pages are unmarked and intact

$3.95 plus media mail shipping

Favorite Audubon Birds of America

Introduction and Commentaries by Roger Tory Peterson

Crown Publishers, An Artabras Book

hardcover -  160 pages - pages are clean and crisp

stunning full-page reproductions throughout book

could be transformed into beautiful framed prints

dustjacket shows wear and some edgewear along bottom of book

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Peterson First Guides Birds - A Simplified Field Guide to the Common Birds of North America

by Roger Tory Peterson

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986

softcover, 128 pages

like new condition

our price:   $4.50  plus media mail shipping

Song of the Swallows

by Leo Politi

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1948

vintage hardcover,  very good condition

32 pages, no marks or notes

$10.95  plus media mail shipping

The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds - Eastern Region

by John Bull and John Farrand, Jr.

visual key by Susan Rayfield

A Chanticleer Press Edition

Alfred A. Knopf, 1977

vintage leather-textured green vinyl book,

very good condition

excellent resource - wonderful color photos

792 pages, no marks or notes

$12.95  plus media mail shipping

A Year With New England’s Birds - A Guide to Twenty-Five Field Trips

by Sandy Mallett

New Hampshire Publishing Company, 1978

vintage softcover, 120 pages

good condition

title of book has been written on the bottom pages

of the book

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

The Goose Family Book

Sybille Kalas

North-South Books, 2000

softcover, 52 pages

stunning photos

like new condition

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

The Loon - Voice of the Wilderness

written and illustrated by Joan Dunning

Yankee Books, 1985

hardcover - 

interior pages - very good condition

dustjacket shows wear

143 pages

$5.95 plus media mail shipping

The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds - Eastern Region

by John Bull and John Farrand, Jr.

visual key by Susan Rayfield

A Chanticleer Press Edition

Alfred A. Knopf, 1977

vintage leather-textured green vinyl book,

all pages are intact but the binding has loosened a little

excellent resource - wonderful color photos

792 pages, no marks or notes

$12.95  plus media mail shipping

A Field Guide to Western Birds

by Roger Tory Peterson of the National

Audubon Society

illustrations by Howard Hammann

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1941, First Edition

vintage hardcover- 240 pages

very good condition - no dustjacket

no writing or highlighting

index page has a corner crease in upper right corner

our price:   $17.95 plus media mail shipping

The Geese of Beaver Bog

by Bernd Heinrich

Harper Collins, 2004

former library book

hardcover- 217 pages

very good condition - mylar protective covering

no writing or highlighting

our price:   $6.95 plus media mail shipping

Book of North American Birds

Reader’s Digest

edited by James Cassidy

Reader’s Digest, 1990

hardcover- 576 pages

excellent condition

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Maine Birding Trail

The Official Guide to More Than 260 Accessible Sites

by Bob Duchesne

Down East, 2009

softcover, 256 pages

like new condition

our price:   $10.95 plus media mail shipping

Peterson Field Guides - Feeder Birds

Eastern North America

by Roger Tory Peterson

Houghton Mifflin, 2000

stunning color photos

softcover, 106 pages

like new condition

our price:   $5.95 plus media mail shipping

A Guide to Bird Behavior - Vol. I

Stokes Nature Guides

Donald and Lillian Stokes

Little, Brown & Company, 1979

like new condition, 336 pages

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Field Guide to the Birds of North America

National Geographic Society, 1988

Second Edition

softcover, 464 pages

great color photos

interior pages - good condition

cover shows wear

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Peterson Field Guides Eastern Birds

by Roger Tory Peterson

Fourth Edition,

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1980

softcover, 387 pages

excellent condition

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Waterbirds of the Northeast

Washington D.C. Through New England

Special Chapters on Ducks and Seabirds

by Winston Williams

First Edition,

World Publications, 1989

softcover, 121 pages

good condition

amazing photos

front cover has small crease in bottom right corner as shown in photo

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Common Bird Songs - book and audio CD in box

by Donald J. Borror

fully-illustrated booklet - 64 pages - shows some wear

Dover Publications, Inc., 1967

audio cassette - 50 minutes of field recordings of

the songs of 60 of the most common birds of the Eastern and Central United States and Canada

(different birds than those listed in brown box

shown below)

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

Songs of Eastern Birds - book and audio CD in box

by Donald J. Borror

fully-illustrated booklet - 64 pages - good condition

Dover Publications, Inc., 1970

audio cassette - 50 minutes of field recordings of

the songs of 60 of the most common birds of the Eastern and Central United States and Canada

(different birds that those listed in green box

shown above)

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

Peterson Field Guides - Eastern Birds

by Roger Tory Peterson

Houghton Mifflin, 1980

color illustrations

interior pages - good  condition

front cover has a crease

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Book of North American Birds

Reader’s Digest

edited by James Cassidy

Reader’s Digest, 1990

hardcover- 576 pages

very good condition

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

A Guide to Field Identification

Birds of North America

by Chandler S. Robbins, Bertel Bruun, and

Herbert S. Zim

Golden Press, 1966

vintage softcover, 340 pages

great color illustrations

interior pages - good condition

our price:   $6.95 plus media mail shipping

The Birds of Winter

by Kit & George Harrison

Random House, 1990

First Edition stated

hardcover- 191 pages

very good condition

gift inscription on front endpage

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Birds - A Guide to the Most Familiar American Birds

125 Birds in Full Color

by Herbert S. Zim and Ira N. Gabrielson

Golden Press, 1956

vintage softcover, 160 pages

cover shows wear due to age of book

our price:   $6.95 plus media mail shipping

My Recipes are for the Birds

by Irene Cosgrove

illustrated by Ed Cosgrove

Doubleday

plastic comb softcover, 31 pages

light stain on back cover

our price:   $2.50 plus media mail shipping

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The Complete Book of Birdhouses and Feeders

by Monica Russo & Robert DeWire

Sterling Publishing Company, 1976

vintage softcover, 128 pages

slight wave to pages indicates possible

exposure to moisture

beautiful black and white illustrations

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

Getting to Know... Nature’s Children - Loons

by Judy Ross

Grolier Books, 1998

hardcover, 48 pages

excellent condition

our price:   $5.95 plus media mail shipping

A Natural History of American Birds of Eastern

and Central North America

with 96 full-color illustrations

by Edward Howe Furbush and John Bichard May

Bramhall House, 1955

vintage hardcover, 552 pages

interior pages - good condition

dustjacket shows wear

our price:   $10.95 plus media mail shipping

Birds of Kenya - a Celebration

by Dave Richards

Hamish Hamilton, 1991

hardcover,  176 pages

interior pages - very good condition

gift inscription by author on title page

our price:   $14.95 plus media mail shipping

Book of North American Birds

Reader’s Digest

edited by James Cassidy

Reader’s Digest, 1990

hardcover- 576 pages

excellent condition

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Peterson Field Guides to the Birds East of the Rockies
by Roger Tory Peterson
Fourth Edition, 
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1980
softcover, 387 pages
good condition
our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

All the Birds of North America

American Bird Conservancy’s Field Guide

A Revolutionary System Based on Feeding

Behaviors and Field-Recognizable Features

by Jack Griggs

Harper Perennial, 1997

softcover- 184 double-sided pages

excellent condition

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Loon Magic

by Tom Klein

North Word Press, 1989

softcover- 164 pages

good condition

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

National Audubon Society North American Birdfeeder Handbook

by Robert Burton

Dorling Kindersley, 1992

hardcover- 224 pages

good condition

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Bird Life Stories - Book One

compiled from the writings of Audubon, Bendire, Nuttall, and Wilson

by C.M. Weed

Rand, McNally & Company, 1904

vintage hardcover- 86 pages

three color plates

good condition considering age of book

rare collector’s item

our price:   $24.95 plus media mail shipping

Beyond the Bird Feeder

The habits and behavior of feeding-station birds when they are not at your feeder

by John V. Dennis

Alfred A. Knopf, 1983

vintage hardcover- 205 pages

good condition

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

Nights of the Pufflings

by Bruce McMillan

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995

softcover- 32 pages

good condition

our price:   $4.50 plus media mail shipping

Key to North American Birds

containing a concise account of every species of living and fossil bird at present known from the

continent north of the Mexican and United States Boundary, inclusive of Greenland and Lower California, with which are incorporated General Ornithology an outline of the structure and classification of birds and Field Ornithology,

a Manual of the Collecting, Preparing, and Preserving Birds - Fourth Edition

by Elliott Coues

Estes and Lauriat, 1890

vintage hardcover- 907 pages

former library book

good condition considering age of book

rare collector’s item

our price:   $45.95 plus media mail shipping