Natural History & Natural History Art -- A through E

A. LASSELL RIPLEY - SPORTING ETCHINGSby Dana S. Lamb. Barre 1970. First edition, deluxe copy #88 of 500. Has original unsigned etching bound in as frontis. 40 reproductions of Ripley etchings. ¼ linen, hardback. Slipcased. Format: 11” x 8 ½” oblong. 93 pp. Condition: Small bend in lower corners. Otherwise as new.

$300.00
A. LASSELL RIPLEY PAINTINGSby Edward Weeks. Guild of Boston Artists and Barre Pub. 1972. First edition. 50 reproductions of Ripley paintings. One of the more difficult works to find on Ripley. Format: 10” x 8 ½” oblong. 86 pp. Condition: Both book and D.J. extra fine.

$125.00
ABYSSINIAN BIRDS AND MAMMALSby Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, 1930. 32 loose color plates by Fuertes in an album of gray hardboards, cloth spine, slipcased. Format: 10 ¼” x 12”. Condition: Album spine a bit worn, but otherwise very good. Slipcase worn, piece missing from bottom edge.

$260.00
AFRICA AND BEYONDby Simon Combes. Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum, 2006. Softcover. 61 reproductions of paintings by Simon Combs plus numerous drawings and sketches. Format: 12” x 10” oblong. 64 pp. Condition: As new.

$45.00
AFRICAN IMAGESby Dorcas MacClintock. Illustrated by Ugo Mochi. Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1984. Stunning silhouettes by a fabulous artist. Black cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 7 ½” x 9 ¼”. 158 pp. Condition: Very fine.

$20.00
AFRICAN SEASONS - Wildlife at the Waterholeby Craig Bone. Dragon’s World, 1983. 1st edition. Text by Alistair Chambers. Lavishly illustrated by a very popular painter of wildlife. Quite nice. Brown cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 10” x 12 ¼”. 224 pp. Condition: As new.

$75.00
AFRICAN WILDLIFE IN ARTby David Tomlinson. Clive Holloway Books, 1991. 1st edition. Selection of paintings by artists who paint African wildlife. Artists include Bob Kuhn, Raymond Ching, Wilhelm Kuhnert, Keith Shackleton, and Robert Bateman. Orange cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 12 ½” x 10 ½” oblong. 160 pp. Condition: As new.

$50.00
AFTER THE HUNT - The Art Collection of William B. Rugerby Adrienne Ruger Conzelman. Stackpole, 2002. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 11” x 11 ¾”. 197 pp. Impressive collection of many genres of art, all quality works. A few of the artists included: Frank Benson, T.A. Daly, Bob Kuhn, Wilhelm Kuhnert, & Carl Rungius. Condition: As new.

$30.00
THE AGE OF BIRDSby Alan Feduccia. Howard Univ. Press, 1980. Tan cloth hardcover, brown cloth spine. Traces the evolution of birds from the first known bird to the present through text, drawings, and photos. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ¼”. 196 pp. Condition: Fine +.

$10.00
ALABAMA BIRDSby Thomas A. Imhof. Alabama Dept. of Fish and Game, 1962. Frontis by Walter A. Weber, other illustrations by R. A. Parks and D. C. Hulse. Brown cloth hardcover with green label on spine. Decorative endpapers. No D.J. Format: 7 ¾” x 10 ¼”. 591 pp. Condition: Extra fine. Previous owners name on inside of endpaper.

$45.00
ALASKA BIRD TRAILSby Herbert Brandt. Bird Research Foundation, 1943. Illustrated by Allan Brooks, E. R. Kalmbach and others. First edition. Hardcover. D.J. 62 plates. Format: 7 ¾” x 9 ¾”. 464 pp. Condition: D.J. shows wear, book is fine.

$150.00
ALASKA'S ANIMALS AND FISHESby Frank Dufresne. Illustrated by Bob Hines. A. S. Barnes, 1946. This is a Countryman Press book. Green cloth hardcover, gilt titles. No D.J. Format: 7 ¼” x 10 ¼”. 297 pp. Map of Alaska on endpapers. Condition: Fine +.

$20.00
THE ALASKAN PAINTINGS OF FRED MACHETANZby Russ Riemann. Peacock Press, 1977. Softcover. Reproductions of five stone lithographs and 40 in color of oil paintings. Format: 11” x 9” oblong. Unpaginated. Condition: Fine.

$25.00
ALBRECHT DURER and the Animal and Plant Studies
of the Renaissance
by Fritz Koreny. Little, Brown & Co., 1985. 1st American edition. Examines the natural history works of Durer. Gray hardboards, D.J. Format: 9” x 12”. 278 pp. Condition: As new.

$90.00
THE ALIEN ANIMALSby George Laycock. Natural History Press, 1966. The story of imported wildlife – some good, some not so good, and some downright bad. Tan cloth hardcover, brown cloth spine, D.J. Format: 5 ¾” x 8 ½”. 240 pp. Condition: Fine.

$5.00
AMERICAN BIRD ENGRAVINGSby Alexander Wilson. Dover Publications, 1975. Softcover. 103 plates, eight in full color, from “AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY.” Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¼”. 103 pp. Condition: Fine.

$20.00
AMERICAN BIRDS IN COLORby Hal Harrison. William Wise, 1951. 2nd edition. D.J. Pictorial hardcover with green cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers stained around edges. Format: 7 ¼” x 10”. 486 pp. 192 color photos. Condition: Good +.

$10.00
THE AMERICAN EAGLEby Francis Hohart Herrick. D. Appleton – Century, 1934. Ex-library. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt eagle on cover, no D.J. Format: 6 ¼” x 9”. 267 pp. Condition: Good – very good.

$15.00
AMERICAN FOOD AND GAME FISHESby David Starr Jordan and Barton Warren Evermann. Doubleday, Doran, 1937. Green cloth embossed hardcover, D.J. Ten paintings in full color, 100 photos of live fish, and 220 drawings. Format: 7 ¼” x 10”. 574 pp. Condition: Fine.

$40.00
AMERICAN GAME BIRDS OF FIELD AND FORESTby Frank C. Edminster. Castle, 1954. Orange hardboards, green cloth spine, D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 11”. 490 pp. Condition: Bookplate otherwise very fine.

$10.00
AMERICAN GAME BIRDS OF FIELD AND FORESTby Frank C. Edminster. Castle Books, 1954. Blue-green cloth spine over hardboards. D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 11 ¼”. 490 pp. Condition: Very fine.

$20.00
THE AMERICAN NATURAL HISTORYby W. T. Hornaday. Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1904. Illustrated by Beard, Rungius, Sawyer, and others. 1st edition. Decorative olive green cloth hardcover, gilt titles, no D.J. Format: 7 ½” x 10”. 449 pp. Condition: Front cover beginning to loosen, but all else very good.

$30.00
AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGYor The Natural History of the Birds of the United States by Alexander Wilson and Charles L. Bonaparte. Porter & Coates (circa 1875). Decorated green cloth hardcover. Complete in one volume. Format: 6 ¾” x 10”. Condition: Fair – good.

$70.00
AMERICAN WATERFOWLby John C. Phillips & Frederick C. Lincoln. Houghton-Mifflin, 1930. 1st edition. Black cloth spine over blue cloth hardcover. Illustrated by Allan Brooks and A. L. Ripley. Format: 6 ½” x 9 ½”. 312 pp. Condition: About fine.

$30.00
AMERICAN WILDLIFE ARTby David J. Wagner. Marquand Books, 2008. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Olive green hardcover, D.J. Format: 10 ¼” x 12 ¼”. 396 pp. Condition: As new.

$175.00
AMERICAN WILDLIFE PAINTINGby Martina R. Norelli. Watson – Guptill, 1975. 1st printing. Covers Fuertes, Audubon, Heade, Wilson, Thayer, and Catesby. Good text and many illustrations. Brown cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¼”. 224 pp. Condition: Fine.

$25.00
AN AFRICAN EXPERIENCEby Simon Combes. Clive Holloway, 1989. 1st edition. Many paintings and drawings by the author/artist. Light blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 9 ¾” x 12 ¼”. 143 pp. Condition: As new.

$75.00
AN ARTIST IN AFRICAby David Shepherd. Scribner’s, 1969. 1st edition. Tan cloth hardcover. D.J. 44 reproductions of paintings by Shepherd. Visually very nice. Format: 12 ½” x 10” oblong. Unpaginated. Condition: As new.

$95.00
AN ARTIST'S CATCH - WATERCOLORS
BY FRANK STICK
by David Stick. Univ. of North Carolina, 1981. 1st edition. Blue hardboards with dark blue cloth spine. Slipcased. Loaded with reproductions of paintings of fish. Format: 8 ¾” x 8 ¼” oblong. 256 pp plus 36 pages of text. Condition: As new.

$85.00
AN ARTIST'S SAFARIby Ralph Thompson. Collins, 1970. Tan cloth hardcover, D.J. Sketches and drawings by the popular British artist. Large format: 15 ¼” x 11 ½” oblong. Unpaginated. Condition: D.J. price clipped, otherwise fine.

$65.00
AN HONEST TRY: AN ESSAY IN BRONZEby Bob Scriver. Lowell Press, 1975. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover with faux leather spine. Gilt lettering. D.J. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ½”. 95 pp. Condition: Very small dent in edge of covers, otherwise fine.

$45.00
AN INTRODUCTION TO NATUREby John Kieran. Hanover House, 1955. 6th printing. Green and red-brown cloth decorated hardcover, D.J. 300 color illustrations by Don Eckelberry, Tabea Hofmann, and Michael H. Bevans. Format: 8 ½” x 11 ½”. 223 pp. Condition: Previous owner’s name inside front cover. D.J. good, book very good.

$5.00
ANIMAL ANATOMYby W. Ellenberger. Dover, 1949. 1st edition. Light olive-brown cloth hardcover. No D.J. Ex-library. Bookplate. Format: 11 ½” x 9 ¼” oblong. 122 pp. Condition: Very good +.

$25.00
THE ANIMAL ART OF WILHELM KUHNERTby Wilhelm Kuhnert, preface text by Terry Wieland. Live Oak Press, 1985. Deluxe edition limited to 450 numbered copies. This is copy #24. SCARCE IN THIS EDITION. Green leather, gilt embossed title and images. All edges gilt. Ribbon marker. Beige cloth slipcase. Marbled endpapers. 32 color plates plus 135 black & white reproductions. Translated into English from the 1925 Meine Tiere (1925) by Gabriele Reddin. Format: 10 ½” x 8 ¾” oblong. 184 pp. Condition: As new, pristine.

$325.00
THE ANIMAL ART OF WILHELM KUHNERTby Wilhelm Kuhnert. 1995. THIS IS A SPECIAL EDITION OF ONLY TEN COPIES, bound in full tan leather with medium brown leather spine and corners. Portrait of a lion head gilt stamped on front cover. Four extra images of Kuhnert paintings are bound-in, including MANEATER, a famous Kuhnert work. Marbled endpapers, slipcased. Format: 10 ½” x 8 ¾” oblong. 184 pp. Condition: As new.

$750.00
THE ANIMAL ART OF WILHELM KUHNERTby Wilhelm Kuhnert. Live Oak Press, 1995. Limited edition of 2,300 copies. Green leather-bound, hardcover with sable antelope stamped in gilt on cover. Slipcased, all edges gilt, silk marker ribbon, marbled endpapers. 32 color plates plus 135 black & white reproductions of drawings. Format: 10 ½” x 8 ¾” oblong. 184 pp. Condition: New.

$225.00
THE ANIMAL ART OF WILHELM KUHNERTLive Oak Press, 1995. First edition: The complete collection of etchings and engravings. Tan cloth hardcover, gilt stamped, D.J., marbled endpapers. Format: 10 ½” x 8 ¾” oblong. 184 pp. Condition: New.

$150.00
ANIMAL PORTRAITUREby R. Lydekker. Frederick Warne 1912. Illustrated by Wilhelm Kuhnert. Brown cloth, gilt lettering. Top edge gilt, 50 color plates. Format: 12” x 14 ½” 105 pp. Condition: Good. Front board beginning to separate. No foxing.

$600.00
THE ANIMALIERS: A Collector's Guide to the
Animal Sculptors of the 19th & 20th Century
by James Mackay. E. P. Dutton, 1973. 1st edition. Black cloth hardcover. D.J. Format: 7 ¾” x 10”. 160 pp. Condition: Fine +.

$75.00
ANIMALS AND MENby Hermann Dembeck. Natural History Press, 1965. Tan cloth hardcover, burgundy cloth spine, D.J.. An informal history of the animal as prey, as servant, as companion. Format: 6 ½” x 9 ½”. 390 pp. Condition: Name of original owner (Bob Hines, well-known artist) on inside front cover, otherwise fine.

$5.00
ANIMALS AND MENby Kenneth Clark. William Morrow, 1977. 1st edition. Red cloth hardcover, gilt on spine, D.J., decorative endpapers. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. 240 pp. Wonderfully illustrated with artwork in color and black & white. Condition: As new.

$25.00
ANIMALS IN BRONZEby Christopher Payne. Antique Collector’s Club, 1993. Description and price guide for over 1,000 animal bronze sculptures. Great reference book. Gray cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. 424 pp. Condition: As new.

$100.00
ANIMALS OBSERVED - A Look at Animals in Artby Dorcas MacClintock. Scribner’s 1993. Reproductions of animals in art history, both paintings and sculpture. Tan hardboards, cloth spine, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. 56 pp. Condition: As new.

$30.00
ANIMALS OF THE PASTby Frederic A. Lucas. American Museum of Natural History, 1922. 6th edition. Illustrated by Charles Knight and J. M. Gleeson. Decorative tan cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 5 ½” x 8”. 207 pp. Condition: Fine.

$10.00
ANIMALS OF THE PASTby Frederic A. Lucas. McClure Phillips, 1901. Burgundy hardcover, gilt stamping. Illustrated by Charles Knight and J. M. Gleeson. Illustrated text on extinct wildlife. No D.J. Format: 5 ½” x 8 ¼”. 258 pp. Condition: Good +. An attempt to erase a name on the first blank sheet resulted in a small hole in the paper.

$40.00
ANIMALS OF THE PASTby Frederic A. Lucas. McClure, Phillips & Co., 1901. Burgundy cloth hardcover, gilt title. Illustrated by Charles Knight and J. M. Gleeson. Illustrated text on extinct wildlife. Format: 5 ½” x 8 ¼”. 258 pp. Condition: Good +.

$25.00
ANIMALS: THE NATURE LIBRARYby Ernest Thompson Seton. Doubleday, Page, 1927. Blue cloth hardcover, lavishly decorated in gilt. D.J. frayed and a few tears. This book is so handsome that any D.J. only distracts from its appeal. Previous owner’s name in the inside front cover. 48 color illustrations. Format: 6 ¼” x 9 ¼”. 299 pp. Condition: Very good.

$70.00
ANTIONE - LOUIS BARYE -Sculptor of Romantic Realismby Glenn F. Benge. Pennsylvania State Univ., 1984. 210 pages of biographical material plus 262 photos of bronzes and drawings. Brown cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ¼”. Condition: As new.

$250.00
ANTOINE - LOUIS BARYE - The Corcoran CollectionThe Corcoran Gallery, 1988. Catalog of major exhibition of Barye’s work. Softcover. Format: 8 ½” x 11”. 90 pp. Condition: As new.

$40.00
ARCHIBALD THORBURN - Works from
the Thorburn Museum
Sotheby’s, 1993. Catalog of works auctioned by Sotheby’s complete with price key. 119 illustrations, 120 pp. Format: 10 ¾” x 8 ½” oblong. Condition: New.

$55.00
ARIZONA AND ITS BIRD LIFEby Herbert Brandt. Bird Research Foundation, 1951. 1st edition. Illustrated by A. Brooks, G. M. Sutton, R. T. Peterson, T. M. Shortt, and E. R. Kalmbach. Green faux leather hardcover, gilt stamped. Decorative endpapers. Format: 8” x 10 ¼”. 723 pp. Condition: Fine.

$175.00
THE ARKby Rien Poortvliet. A Lion Book, 1986. 1st edition. An artist’s take off on Noah’s Ark. Illustrations on every page. Wonderful art. Black leatherette hardcover, D.J. Format: 12” x 16”. 240 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$125.00
ART ANATOMY OF ANIMALSby Ernest Thompson Seton. Running Press, 1977. Reprint of the 1896 classic. Over 100 drawings analyzing the visible forms of both wild and domestic animals. Indispensible for artists, sculptors, and taxidermists. Pictorial hardcover, no D.J. Format: 10” x 13”. 96 pp. Condition: About as new.

$20.00
ART FOR CONSERVATION - THE FEDERAL
DUCK STAMPS
by Jene Gilmore. Barre, 1971. Limited edition #78 of 300 copies signed by the author. Tan hardboards, cloth spine, boxed. Original etching by Ripley bound in. Format: 10 ½” x 11 ¼”. 96 pp. Condition: Box, very good – fine; book as new.

$195.00
THE ART OF BEV DOOLITTLEby Elsie Maclay. Greenwich Workshop, 1990. 1st edition. Many full color reproductions of paintings of this popular artist. Brown cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. 160 pp. Condition: As new.

$25.00
THE ART OF GLEN LOATESby Paul Duval. Prentice – Hall, 1977. Over 130 color plates by Loates. Brown leatherette hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 10 ¼” x 14”. 191 pp. Condition: As new.

$25.00
THE ART OF OGDEN PLEISSNERby Peter Bergh. David Godine, 1984. 1st edition. Excellent reproductions of paintings by a legendary sporting artist. Blue cloth hardcover, embossed, D.J. Format: 12” x 11 ¼” oblong. 111 pp. Condition: As new.

$100.00
THE ART OF REMINGTON ARMSby Tom Davis. Sporting Classics and Remington Arms, 2003. 1st edition. Many pages of art commissioned and purchased over the years. Many fine works. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 11 ¼” x 10 ¼” oblong. 182 pp. Condition: New.

$75.00
THE ART OF ROBERT BATEMANby Ramsay Derry. Madison Press, 1986. 5th printing. Reproductions of many paintings and drawings by this well-known artist. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 12” x 11 ¼” oblong. 179 pp. Condition: as new.

$30.00
THE ART OF SHOOTING FLYINGby Stephen Bodio and DeCourcy Taylor. GSI Press, 1988 & 1990. Two volumes, slipcased. Vol. 1 THE WRITINGS published in 1988. Vol. 2 THE IMAGES published in 1990. Gilt-stamped red cloth hardcover, slipcased. Vol. 1 is a collection of writings by some of the best authors of hunting stories: Markland, Forester, Spiller, Evans, Waterman, etc. Vol. 2 is a collection of paintings by some of the best artists of sporting art: Hunt, Ripley, Pleissner, Carlson, Schatz, Ching, Benson, Bishop, etc. Excellent production, SCARCE. Format: 8 ½” x 11”. Vol. 1, 223 pp. Vol. 2, 191 pp. Condition: As new. Again: As new.

$500.00
ARTHUR FITZWILLIAM TAIT, Artist in the Adirondacksby Warder H. Cadbury and Henry F. Marsh. Newark Univ. of Delaware Press, 1986. Comprehensive work on this famous artist/illustrator. A scholarly work. Black cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. 344 pp. Condition: D.J. one tear, repaired. Book is very fine.

$300.00
ARTIST AND NATURALIST IN ETHIOPIAby Louis Agassiz Fuertes and Wilfred H. Osgood. Doubleday, 1936. Hardback black cloth with gilt stamped spine and gilt bird stamped on cover. 16 color plates. Format: 8” x 10 ¼”. 249 pp. Condition: Very good.

$200.00
THE AUDUBON ILLUSTRATED HANDBOOK OF
AMERICAN BIRDS
by Edgar M. Reilly, Jr. Drawings by Albert Earl Gilbert. McGraw – Hill, 1968. Many photos and drawings. Blue-green cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 524 pp. Condition: Fine.

$18.00
AUDUBON'S AMERICAN BIRDSby Sacheverell Sitwell. B. T. Batsford, 1949. 1st printing. Light blue board hardcover. Reproductions of 16 Audubon plates, 12 pages of text. No D.J. Format: 7 ½” x 9 ½”. Condition: Fine.

$12.00
AUDUBON'S QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICAWellfleet Press, 1989. Complete and unabridged. Black cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 11” x 12 ½”. 440 pp. 155 full-page color plates. Condition: As new.

$30.00
AUF DER JAGDby Rien Poortvliet. Paul Parey, 1972. All paintings and sketches of wildlife and hunting, only two pages of text which is in German. Great picture book. Tan cloth hardcover, embossed artist’s signature, D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 12 ¼”. Unpaginated. Condition: Small binding flaw on last few pages, otherwise as new.

$20.00
BARYE, Life and Works of Antoine Louis Baryeby Charles de Kay. 1989. Green cloth hardcover. No D.J. Reprint of 1889 edition. Format: 6” x 8 ¾”. 159 pp. Condition: Very fine.

$20.00
BASIL EDE'S BIRDSby Robert Dougall. Severn House, 1980. Seventy full-color plates plus drawings. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ¾”. 128 pp. Condition: As new.

$20.00
THE BARYE BRONZES - A CATALOG RAISONNEby Stuart Pivar. Antique Collector’s Club, 1990. Virtually all of Barye’s bronzes are pictured and described. Great reference guide. Gray cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. 307 pp. Condition: As new.

$250.00
BIG DECEMBER CANVASBACKSby Worth Mathewson. Art by David Hagerbaumer. Sand Lake Press, 1998. 2nd printing. Signed by the author. Duck feather attached to the title page. Tales of late season duck hunting. Burgundy leatherette hardcover, gilt title and decoration, no D.J. as issued. Format: 7 ¼” x 10 ¼”. 172 pp. Condition: As new.

$125.00
THE BIG GAME ANIMALS OF NORTH AMERICAby Jack O’Connor. Outdoor Life / E. P. Dutton, 1961. Illustrated by Doug Allen with 20 full-page, full-color reproduction of paintings plus numerous black & white sketches. Bookplate. D.J. Format: 10 ½” x 13”. 264 pp. Condition: D.J. frayed but acceptable. Book, fine.

$30.00
BIG GAME FIELDS OF AMERICA: NORTH AND SOUTHby Daniel J. Singer. Hodder & Stoughton, 1916. 1st edition. Tan cloth pictorial hardcover. Illustrated by Charles Livingston Bull. Format: 6” x 9”. 368 pp. Condition: Good.

$25.00
BIRD BRAINSby Candace Savage. Sierra Club, 1997. A study of the intelligence of Crows, Ravens, Magpies, and Jays. Softcover. Good text and great photos of the most intelligent members of the bird world. Format: 10” x 10”. 134 pp. Condition: Extra fine.

$175.00
BIRD LIFE: A GUIDE TO THE STUDY OF
COMMON BIRDS
by Frank M. Chapman. D. Appleton, 1899. Decorated green cloth hardcover, gilt titles. Bookplate. Format: 5 ¼” x 7 ½”. 269 pp. Condition: Fine.

$25.00
BIRD PORTRAITS - ERNEST SETON-THOMPSONby Ralph Hoffmann. Ginn & Co., 1901. Decorative green cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 12”. 40 pp. Condition: One loose plate, one torn page, good only, readable.

$20.00
BIRD PORTRAITS IN COLORby Thomas S. Roberts. Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1960. 295 North American species, 92 color plates by six top bird painters. Gray-brown cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. Unpaginated. Condition: D.J. tattered, book is fine.

$20.00
BIRD PORTRAITS IN COLORby Thomas S. Roberts. Univ. of Minnesota, 1934. 295 species covered. Illustrated by Allan Brooks, G. M. Sutton, Walter A. Weber, F. L. Jaques, Walter J. Breckenridge, and L. A. Fuertes. Tan cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. Unpaginated. Condition: Fine +.

$50.00
BIRD PORTRAITUREby C. F. Tunnicliffe. The Studio, 1945. 1st edition. Green cloth hardcover. Many reproductions of drawings and paintings by Tunnicliffe. Format: 7 ½” x 10”. 96 pp. Condition: Ex-library. Spine faded. Good +.

$15.00
BIRDSby Robert Bateman. Text by Peter Matthiessen. Pantheon Books, 2002. 1st edition. Signed by artist. Contains slipped in print of downey woodpecker by Bateman. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 10 ¼” x 10 ¼”. 176 pp. Lavishly illustrated with Bateman paintings. Condition: Almost as new.

$60.00
BIRDS - AN ARTIST'S VIEWby Terance James Bond, text by Rob Hume. Courage Books, 1998. 1st U.S. edition. Lavishly illustrated with color reproductions of paintings by Terance Bond. Very nice work. Pictorial hardcover, D.J. Format: 10” x 12 ½”. 192 pp. Condition: 1” tear in D.J. otherwise fine; book as new.

$20.00
BIRDS IN PERILby John P. S. Mackenzie. Illustrated by Terence Shortt. Houghton-Mifflin, 1977. Brown cloth hardcover, gilt on spine, D.J. Format: 6 ¾” x 9 ½”. 191 pp. Condition: Fine.

$5.00
BIRDS OF ALASKAby Ira Gabrielson & F. Lincoln. Stackpole & Wildlife Management Inst. 1959. First edition. Illustrated by Olaus Murie & Edwin Kalmbach. Hardback. D.J. Format: 6” x 9”. 922 pp. Condition: D.J. shows wear, book is fine.

$80.00
BIRDS OF AMERICA - Nature Lovers Library3 VOLS. University Society, 1923. Illustrated by R. L. Brasher, R. B. Horsfall, and Henry Thurston. Green cloth hardcover, gilt emblem, no D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 11 ¼”. Vol. 1, 272 pp.; Vol. 2, 271 pp.; Vol 3, 289 pp. Condition: Good ++.

$300.00
THE BIRDS OF AMERICA - JOHN JAMES AUDUBONMacmillan, 1941. Reproductions of 435 Audubon plates. Burgundy cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¼”. Unpaginated. Condition: Bookplate and inscription, still good +.

$25.00
BIRDS OF AMERICAby John James Audubon. Forword by Robert McCracken Peck. Macmillan, 1985. 435 full-page color plates by Audubon. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. in mylar sleeve. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ½”. Unpaginated. Condition: Very fine.

$25.00
BIRDS OF AMERICAedit. T. Gilbert Pearson. Illustrated by R. L. Brasher, R. B. Horsfall, H. Thurston, L. A. Fuertes. Garden City, 1940. Green cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 11 ¼”. 289 pp. Condition: Very good +.

$20.00
BIRDS OF ARABIAby Col. R. Meinertzhagen. Oliver & Boyd, 1954. 1st edition. Illustrated by George Lodge, D. M. Reid – Henry, and Talbot Kelly. Light brown cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 8” x 10 ¾”. 624 pp. Map in pocket of back cover. Condition: Fine.

$500.00
THE BIRDS OF CALIFORNIAby Arnold Small. Winchester Press, 1974. 4th printing. Yellow cloth hardcover, blue lettering. D.J. Illustrated with photos. Format: 6 ½” x 9 ¼”. 320 pp. Condition: As new.

$20.00
BIRDS OF CANADAby P. A. Taverner. J. O. Patenaude, 1934. Illustrated in color and black & white by Allan Brooks and others (mainly Brooks). Blue cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 7” x 10”. 445 pp. Condition: Very fine.

$35.00
BIRDS OF COLORADOby Alfred M. Bailey and Robert J. Niedrach. Two Vols. Denver Museum of Natural History, 1965. Illustrated by Don Eckelberry, Don L. Malick and others. Red leather hardcover, gilt stamped. D.J. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. Vol. 1, 454 pp.; Vol. 2, from 455-895. Condition: D.J. has one small nick, books as new.

$60.00
THE BIRDS OF CONNECTICUTby John Hall Sage. State Geological & Natural, 1913. Softcover. 1st edition. Format: 5 ¾” x 9”. 370 pp. Condition: Good +.

$15.00
BIRDS OF FIELD AND FORESTby O. Stepanek. Illustrated by E. Demartini. Spring Books. Over 60 full-page color plates. White cloth hardcover, gilt title and decoration. D.J. Format: 8 ¼” x 10 ½”. 131 pp. plus index. Condition: Good +.

$8.00
THE BIRDS OF FLORIDAby Harold H. Bailey. Williams and Wilkins 1925. Illustrated by G. M. Sutton. Limited edition. Brown faux leather hardcover, gilt and embossed decorations. 76 full-page color plates figuring 480 birds. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¼”. 146 pp. Condition: Fine – very fine.

$150.00
THE BIRDS OF KENTUCKY
- SOLD
by Robert M. Mengel. American Ornithologists’s Union, 1965. 1st edition. No D.J. as issued. Blue-green cloth hardcover. Format: 7 ¼” x 10 ¼”. 581 pp. Condition: Fine +.

BIRDS OF NEW MEXICOby Florence Merriam Bailey. New Mexico Dept of Fish & Game, 1928. Illustrated by Allan Brooks and Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Limited edition #73 of 350 copies signed by the author. Full black leather, gilt stamped titles, D.J. Textured endpapers, top edge gilt. Format: 7 ½” x 10”. 807 pp. Condition: 1 ½” tear in D.J. Book is as new.

$300.00
BIRDS OF NEW YORKby E. H. Eaton. Two volumes. University of the State of New York, 1910. Second edition. Illustrated by Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Hardcover. Green cloth with gilt stamping. Vol. 1, 501 pp., 42 color plates; Vol. 2, 714 pp., 64 color plates. Format: 9 ¼” x 11 ¾”. Condition: Fine.

$200.00
BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICAby Jacob H. Studer. New York, The Natural Science Association of America, 1895. Sportsman’s Exposition Edition. Original tan buckram. Format: 11 ½” x 15”. 182 pp. plus index. Descriptions of 2,500 North American birds, 700 of which are illustrated, including 119 hand-colored plates. Condition: Very good +. A classic work.

$750.00
THE BIRDS OF OHIO2 vols. by William Leon Dawson. Wheaton Publishing, 1903. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, white and gilt stamped title. Format: 8 ½” x 10 ¾”. 671 pp. total both volumes. Condition: Good ++.

$100.00
THE BIRDS OF PARADISE AND BOWER BIRDSby Michael Everett. Rigby, 1978. 1st edition. Brown cloth hardcover, gilt lettering. D.J. Color plates by John Gould, J. G. Keulemans, and others. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¾”. 144 pp. Condition: As new.

$35.00
BIRDS OF PARADISE AND BOWER BIRDSby William T. Cooper. Collins 1977. First edition. 61 color plates. Hardcover. D.J. Slipcased. Winner of the Australian Book of the Year, 1977. A truly fine book on a rare species. Format: 11” x 16”. 304 pp. Condition: Slight smudge on slipcase, otherwise as new.

$500.00
BIRDS OF PARADISEby Michael Everett. G. P.Putnam, 1978. Illustrated with plates by John Gould, W. Hart, and J. G. Keulemans. Brown cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 9” x 12 ¾”. 144 pp. Condition: D.J. has wrinkle at top. Book is as new.

$25.00
BIRDS OF THE AFRICAN WATERSIDEby Leslie Brown. Paintings by Rena Fennessy. Collins, 1979. Tan leatherette hardcover, D.J. Twenty four full page reproductions of paintings by Fennessy with text on each. Format: 10 ½” x 14 ¼”. Unpaginated. Condition: Fine.

$18.00
BIRDS OF THE ATLANTIC OCEANby Ted Stokes. Paintings by Keith Shackleton. Macmillan, 1968. 1st American edition. Reproductions of 15 oil paintings and 23 gouache paintings along with informative text. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 9 ½” x 11 ½”. 156 pp. Condition: Fine. Repaired tear in D.J.

$12.00
BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLESby David A. Bannerman. Oliver & Boyd, 1953-63. Twelve volumes. Illustrated by George Lodge. Vol. 1 signed on title page by Bannerman. First edition. Cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 8” x 10 ¾”. Pages for each volume respectively: 1, 356; 2, 301; 3, 399; 4, 259; 5, 350; 6, 326; 7, 256; 8, 400; 9, 398; 10, 320; 11, 368; 12, 443. Condition: Dust jackets, good to fine; books, fine +. No foxing.

$1,000.00
BIRDS OF THE EASTERN FOREST #1by John A. Livingston. Paintings by J. F. Lansdowne. Houghton Mifflin, 1968. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt stamped. D. J. Bookplate. 52 full-page color plates by Lansdowne. Format: 10” x 13 ¼”. 231 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$50.00
BIRDS OF THE EASTERN FOREST #2by John A. Livingston. Paintings by J. F. Lansdowne. Houghton Mifflin, 1970. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt stamped. D.J. Bookplate. Full page color plates by Lansdowne starting at plate #53 to #112. Format: 10” x 13 ¼”. 261 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$50.00
BIRDS OF THE NORTHERN FORESTby John A. Livingston. Paintings by J. F. Lansdowne. Houghton Mifflin, 1966. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt stamped, D.J. 56 full-page color plates by Lansdowne. Format: 10” x 13 ¼”. 247 pp. Condition: Very fine. Almost as new.

$50.00
BIRDS OF THE PACIFIC STATESby Ralph Hoffmann. Houghton-Mifflin, 1955. 10th printing. Decorative green cloth hardcover. No D.J. Format: 4 ¾” x 7 ½”. 353 pp. Condition: Good +.

$20.00
BIRDS OF THE WEST COASTby J. F. Lansdowne. Houghton Mifflin, 1976. 1st edition. Ivory cloth hardcover, gilt stamped, D.J. 53 full-page color plates by Lansdowne and drawings. Format: 10 ½” x 14 ½”. 175 pp. Condition: As new.

$50.00
BIRDS THAT HUNT AND ARE HUNTEDby Neltje Blanchan. Doubleday and McClure, 1898. Green cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 7 ¾” x 10 ¼”. 359 pp. Condition: Spine very slightly faded, original owner’s name on first blank page, still fine.

$30.00
BIRDS' EGGSby Michael Walters. Dorling Kindersley, 1994. 1st American edition. Color reproductions and description of the eggs of over 500 bird species from around the world. Pictorial hardcover, D.J. Format: 5 ¾” x 8 ½”. 256 pp. Condition: Very fine.

$15.00
THE BIRDWATCHER'S KEYby Bobb Scott. Warne, 1976. Pictorial hardcover. Illustrated by Don Forrest. Inscribed and signed by the illustrator. Format: 4 ¼” x 7 ¾”. 271 pp. Condition: As new.

$30.00
BLACK DUCK SPRINGby Bruce S. Wright. E.P. Dutton, 1966. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 5 ½” x 8”. 191 pp. Condition: Fine +.

$5.00
THE BOBWHITE QUAIL
- SOLD
by Walter Rosene. Rutgers, 1969. 1st edition, trade. Embossed green linen hardcover. D.J. Format: 7 ½” x 10”. 418 pp. Comprehensive book on the life and management of bobwhite quail. Condition: Fine. D.J. not price clipped.

BOBWHITES ON THE RISEby Verne E. Davison. Scribner’s, 1949. Blue-green cloth hardcover, gilt decoration. D.J. Format: 6” x 9 ¼”. 150 pp. Condition: Very good – fine.

$8.00
A BOOK OF FISHESby S. Kip Farrington, Jr. Illustrated by Lynn Bogue Hunt. The Blakiston Co., 1946. 1st edition. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 6 ¼” x 9 ¼”. 88 pp. Condition: D.J. minor wear. Book, fine.

$20.00
THE BOOK OF SHARKSby Richard Ellis. Grosset & Dunlop, 1976. 1st printing. Complete natural history of sharks of the world. Twenty full-page or double-page color illustrations of sharks. Very well-done. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt on spine, D.J. Format: 9 3/8” x 12 ¼”. 320 pp. Condition: D.J. has ½” tear, book is as new.

$25.00
BOOK OF THE AMERICAN WOODCOCKby William G. Sheldon. Univ. of Massachusetts Press, 1967. Mustard-color hardcover. D.J. Frontis by A.L. Ripley. 1st edition. Format: 7” x 10 ¼”. 227 pp. Condition: Almost as new, excellent.

$65.00
THE BOOK OF THE SANDMANby Rien Poortvliet. Abrams, 1989. Illustrated by the author, this book is for young and old alike. Pictorial hardcover, D.J. Format: 10 ¾” x 8 ½” oblong. 121 pp. Condition: As new.

$10.00
BORDER REFLECTIONSby Lord Home. Illustrated by Rodger McPhail. Collins, 1979. 1st edition. Deals with the arts of shooting and fishing. Dark blue cloth hardcover. D.J. Bookplate of Samuel B. Webb. Format: 6 ¾” x 9 ¾”. 111 pp. Condition: As new.

$10.00
THE BOTTOMSby Dwight Schuh, illustrated by David Hagerbaumer. Amwell Press, 1987. First edition. #191 of a limited edition of 250 numbered copies and signed by Schuh, Hagerbaumer, and Jim Rikhoff, president of National Sporting Fraternity, Limited. Full leather, gilt stamped, silk endpapers. Housed in a silk-lined presentation box. Format: 12” x 9 ½” oblong. 125 pp. Hagerbaumer’s art is in both black & white and full color plates. Probably the rarest of all Amwell Press books. Very scarce. Condition: As new.

$1,000.00
THE BOTTOMSby David Hagerbaumer and Dwight Schuh. Amwell Press, 1987. Brown cloth hardcover, gilt stamped. 1st edition. Slipcase with paste-on print of a painting of mallards taking wing by Hagerbaumer. Format: 12” x 9 ¼” oblong. 126 pp. Many color plates and black and white drawings. Limited printing. This copy is remarqued with a pencil drawing of quail flushing and inscribed “To Bud Keller with my warmest regards” and signed “Dave.” Bud Keller was a friend of David Hagerbaumer’s. Condition: Book as new, slipcase very minor marks from shelf.

$400.00
BREHMS TIERBILDER - DIE VOGELby Victor Franz and Wilhelm Kuhnert. Liepzig, 1913. Sixty tipped-in color plates housed in gray cloth folder with green titles and decoration. VERY SCARCE, especially in such fine condition. Format: 8 ¾” x 12 ¼”. Complete with all 60 prints each mounted on heavy paper. Condition: Very fine.

$350.00
BRITISH AND AMERICAN GAME BIRDSby Hugh B. C. Pollard. Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1945. Illustrated by Philip Rickman. First edition. Limited to 125 copies. This is copy #73. Quarter pigskin. Signed and pencil remarqued by Philip Rickman. Remarque is a male American Goldeneye. Printed on heavy, hand-made paper. Format: 10” x 12 ½”. 48 pp. Condition: Some wear to spine and two bottom corners slightly bumped. Overall, very good to fine.

$500.00
BRITISH BIRDSby Archibald Thorburn. Four volumes. Longmans, 1915-18. Hardcover, first ed. Condition: Very good +, original red cloth. Slight dent in top edge of Vol. 1, some foxing on endpapers and first blank page. Format: 10 ¼” x 12 ½”. Vol. 1, 143 pp, Vol. 2, 72 pp, Vol. 3, 87 pp, Vol. 4, 107 pp. 82 excellent full-color plates. A truly nice set and important work.

$1,200.00
BRITISH BIRDSby W. H. Hudson. Longman’s, 1926. Embossed red cloth hardcover. No D.J. Gilt letters on spine. Top edge gilt. Previous owner’s name and address on inside front cover. Format: 5 ¾” x 8”. 363 pp. Condition: Very fine.

$30.00
BRITISH DEER AND THEIR HORNSby J. G. Millais. Henry Sotheran & Co. 1897. First edition. Decorated buckram boards. Format: 12” x 15 ½”, 224 pp. 185 text and full-page illustrations. Condition: Good. Cover is partially lifting and spine has several tears. Interior is fine.

$500.00
BRITISH DIVING DUCKSby J. G. Millais. Two volumes. Longmans 1913. First edition. Condition: Fine. Limited to 450 copies, this is #250. Original red buckram. Format: 12” x 16”. Vol. 1, 141 pp. plus plates. Vol. 2, 164 pp. plus plates. There are 72 plates; 39 full color. Top edge gilt. Very important work.

$1,800.00
BRITISH GAMEby Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Collins, 1946. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white with paintings and photos. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 6” x 8 ¾”. 240 pp. Condition: Good, some foxing on first few pages. D.J. has tears.

$10.00
BRITISH MAMMALSby Archibald Thorburn. Two volumes. Longmans, 1920-21. Condition: Fine, original red cloth, lightly faded on spine, but overall nice. No foxing. Format: 10 ½” x 12 ½”. Vol. I, 84 pp. Vol. II, 108 pp. 50 excellent full-color plates. A very important work.

$750.00
BRITISH SPORTING BIRDSby F. B. Kirkman and Horace G. Hutchinson. T.C. & E.C. Jack, Ltd. 1936. Blue decorative cloth hardcover. First edition. Decorative endpapers. Illustrated by Seaby, Lodge, Gronvold, and Collins. Format: 8 ½” x 10 ½”. 428 pp. Condition: Fine.

$50.00
BRONZE SCULPTURE OF "LES ANIMALIERS"Reference and Price Guide by Jane Horswell. Antique Collector’s Club, 1971. Hundreds of bronzes illustrated with details including a price range for each. Brown cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 10 ¾”. Condition: about as new.

$50.00
BRUNO LILJEFORS - THE PEERLESS EYEby Martha Hill. Doubleday, 1987. Excellent book on an icon in the annals of wildlife art. Getting to be a very rare book. Green cloth hardcover, embossed, D.J. Format: 12” x 11 ¼”. 174 pp. Condition: As new.

$250.00
BRUNO LILJEFORSby Allan Ellenius. Carmina, 1981. Pictorial hardcover, no D.J. as issued. Many color plates by this highly respected artist. Text in Swedish. Format: 11” x 8 ¼” oblong. 216 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$125.00
BRUNO LILJEFORSby K. E. Russow. The Studio, 1929. Softcover. Text in Swedish. No D.J. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¼”. 192 pp. Condition: Good.

$50.00
BRUNO LILJEFORS: AN APPRECIATIONby K. E. Russow. C. E. Fritze, 1929. Tan cloth hardcover, embossed brown and gilt lettering. D.J. TEXT IN ENGLISH. Limited edition #755 of 1,000 copies. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Format: 9 ¼” x 12 ¼”. 192 pp. Condition: D.J. fine, book as new.

$350.00
BUGATTIby Henry H. Hawley. Cleveland Museum of Art, 1999. Examines work and biographical information on four members of the Bugatti family: Carlo, Rembrandt, Ettore, and Jean. Concise and interesting. Black cloth hardcover, silver title, D.J. Format: 9 ½” x 11 ¼”. 138 pp. Condition: New.

$35.00
BY A THOUSAND FIRESby Julia M. Seton (widow of Ernest Thompson Seton). Doubleday, 1967. Extracts from unpublished journals of E. T. Seton. Orange cloth hardcover, brown cloth spine, D.J. Format: 6 ½” x 9 ½”. 271 pp. Condition: Fine.

$15.00
C. F. TUNNICLIFFE, R. A.by Robert Gillmor. Victor Gollancz, 1981. 1st edition. All paintings and drawings of a well-recognized artist. Brown cloth hardcover, embossed logo, D.J. Format: 10 ½” x 9 ¾” oblong. Unpaginated; 120 plates of drawings and paintings. Condition: As new.

$20.00
A CABINET OF NATURAL HISTORY AND
AMERICAN RURAL SPORTS
by Gail Stewart. Imprint Society, 1973. Limited edition #753 of 1,950 copies. Reprint of many manuscripts and illustrations from the early to mid-1830’s. Tan hardboards, cloth spine, gilt on spine, slipcased. Format: 9” x 11 ¾”. 151 pp. Condition: Spine slightly faded, otherwise about as new.

$25.00
CALL OF THE QUAIL - A Tribute to the Gentleman
Game Bird
by Leon W. Deckard. Countrysport Press, 1989. Limited edition #417 of 500 copies. Signed by Deckard. Illustrated by Herb Booth. Full green leather, gilt decoration, silk marker ribbon, top edge gilt. No D.J. Format: 7 ¼” x 10 ¼”. 138 pp. Condition: As new.

$100.00
CANADIAN SPRINGby Florence Page Jaques. Harper & Bros., 1947. 1st edition. Green cloth hardcover. D.J. Illustrated by Francis Lee Jaques. Format: 6 ¼” x 8 ¾”. 216 pp. Condition: D.J. badly torn, book fine. Bookplate.

$12.00
CANOE COUNTRYby Florence Page Jaques. Illustrated by F. L. Jaques. Univ. of Minnesota, 7th printing. Gray-green cloth hardcover, pictorial D.J. Bookplate. Format: 7 ¾” x 10 ½”. 79 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$15.00
THE CANVASBACK ON A PRAIRIE MARSHby Albert H. Hochbaum. American Wildlife Institute, 1944. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 6 ¼” x 8 ¾”. 201 pp. Condition: D.J. frayed but good, book is fine.

$50.00
CARL RUNGIUS, PAINTER OF THE
WESTERN WILDERNESS
by Jon Whyte and E. J. Hart. Douglas & McIntyre, 1985. Deluxe edition. Full brown leather, gilt stamping on spine, slipcased. Profusely illustrated. Format: 11” x 11 ½” oblong. 184 pp. Condition: As new.

$550.00
CARL RUNGIUS: THE COMPLETE PRINTSby Donald E. Crouch. A catalog raisonné of Rungius etchings. Mountain Press, 1989. A thorough examination of Rungius etchings and data on each one. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 14 ¼” x 11 ¼” oblong. 203 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$125.00
CARLO - REMBRANDT - ETTORE - JEAN BUGATTIby Philippe Dejean. Rizzoli, 1982. 1st edition. Black cloth hardcover. Pictorial D.J. Over 600 photographs, 58 in color, illustrating the talents and works of this famous family. Format: 9” x 12 ¼”. 359 pp. Condition: As new.

$250.00
CELEBRATION OF BIRDS (A): The Life and Art of
Louis Agassiz Fuertes
by Robert McCracken Peck. Walker & Co., 1982. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt lettering. D.J. Profusely illustrated. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ¼”. 178 pp. Condition: As new.

$45.00
CHARLES R. KNIGHT SKETCHBOOKby William Stout. Terra Nova Press, 2002. 2 Vols. Softcovers. Sketches of a legend in portraying prehistoric animals in art. Format: 8 ½” x 11”. Unpaginated. Condition: As new.

$30.00
CHRISTIAN KRONER, SEIN LEBEN UND SCHAFFEN, E.A.by Carl Schroeder and Brigitte Poschmann. Rintein, 1972. Green cloth hardcover with gilt titles. Decorative endpapers. Text in German. Illustrated in color and black & white by Kroner. D.J. Format: 8 ½” x 12”. 196 pp. Condition: As new.

$95.00
CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOG, MAY 26, 1977Auction of highly important natural history books including Audubon’s Birds of America. 112 lots with complete descriptions, estimates, and prices realized. Gray hardboards, no D.J. Format: 7 ¼” x 10 ¼”. 55 pp. Condition: Fine.

$25.00
CLASSIC AFRICAN ANIMALS - THE BIG FIVEby Tony Dyer. Illustrated by Bob Kuhn. Winchester Press 1973. Deluxe limited edition of 375 copies. This is #119. Format: 12 ½” x 18 ¾”. 154 pp. Slipcased. Book contains a pocket with six large pullout prints of paintings by Kuhn. Subject matter: elephant, cape buffalo, lion, leopard, and rhino with extra plate of Ahmed, a celebrated elephant with trophy ivory. Condition: Inscribed “For Ben Hull” then initialed “AD & BK.” Very minor wear to slipcase, still fine; book as new.

$750.00
CLASSIC AFRICAN ANIMALS - THE BIG FIVE
- LIMITED EDITION
by Anthony Dyer and Bob Kuhn. Trophy Room Books, 1996. Limited edition #429 of 1,000 copies. Signed by both Tony Dyer and Bob Kuhn. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Paintings of Africa’s Big Five (elephant, lion, leopard, rhinoceros, and cape buffalo) in full color by Bob Kuhn. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ¼”. 204 pp. Condition: D.J. and book as new. D.J. has mylar protector.

$350.00
CLASSIC AFRICAN ANIMALS - THE BIG FIVEby Anthony Dyer. Illustrated by Bob Kuhn. Winchester Press, 1973. Green cloth hardcover, D.J. Gritty text and great art. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ¼”. 154 pp. Condition: Fine.

$100.00
COLOURED KEY TO THE WILDFOWL OF THE WORLDby Peter Scott. Wildfowl Trust, 1972. Softcover. Format: 5 ½” x 8 ½”. 96 pp. Condition: As new.

$10.00
CONCORD RIVERby William Brewster. Harvard Univ. Press, 1937. 1st edition. Illustrated by Frank W. Benson. Green cloth hardcover, gilt titles. Ex-library. No D.J. Format: 6 ¾” x 9 ¼”. 259 pp. Condition: Residue marks from tape in places on cover, otherwise good ++.

$12.00
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ETCHINGby Ralph Flint. American Art Dealer’s Association, 1930. Tan cloth and boards hardcover. Original unsigned Benson etching frontis. 100 full-page plates featuring works by 60 prominent etchers, including Arms, Benson, Bishop, Eby, West, etc. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. Top edge gilt. Condition: Very good – fine.

$300.00
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ETCHINGIntroduction by Ralph Flint. American Art Dealers Assn., 1930. Published to record the best etchings of the year. This issue lists 59 artists and features at least one example by each artist. Among those featured (and how many illustrations of their work is shown) are: Frank W. Benson, 4; Roland Clark, 1; Kerr Eby, 4; Marguerite Kirmse, 3; Levon West, 4. Brown cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine, gilt title, no D.J. Great book for the collector of etchings. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 100 pages of illustrations, 20 pp. of text. Condition: Very fine.

$175.00
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN PRINTS - 1931, Vol. 2Introduction by Royal Cortissoz. American Art Dealers Assn., 1931. Selection of the top 100 prints of the year including Frank W. Benson, Roland Clark, Kerr Eby, Marguerite Kirmse, Carl Rungius, W. J. Schaldach, Levon West, and H. E. Tuttle. Some really nice etchings illustrated. Brown cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine, gilt title, no D.J. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 100 pp. of illustrations, 26 pp. of text. Condition: Some shelfwear, still about fine.

$100.00
CORETH 2000Softcover catalog featuring sculpture of Mark Coreth from an exhibition at the Sladmore Gallery, London, Oct. – Nov. 2000. Unpaginated, but has 62 pages. Format: 10” x 8” oblong. Condition: As new.

$15.00
CRISIS ON THE FLYWAYSDucks Unlimited, no date but certainly in the mid ‘50’s, probably 1953 or 1954. Softcover pamphlet describing the problems facing the ducks on all flyways. Artwork by Richard Bishop, RARE memorabilia on Ducks Unlimited and/or Richard Bishop. Format: 9 ½” x 10 ½”. 24 pp. Condition: Fine.

$40.00
CRUSADE FOR WILDLIFEby James B. Trefethen. Stackpole, 1961. Illustrated by Carl Rungius and Bob Hines. Inscribed and signed by Hines. Green cloth hardcover, gilt stamped. Format: 6 ½” x 9 ¼”. 377 pp. No D.J. Condition: Fine.

$30.00
DANGEROUS ANIMALSby John Seidensticker & Susan Lumpkin. Time – Life, 1996. Covers dangerous animals from large land animals to sea creatures to insects and reptiles. Pictorial hardcover, no D.J. as issued. Format: 10” x 12”. 64 pp. Condition: Fine.

$15.00
DAVID SHEPHERD - THE MAN AND HIS PAINTINGSDavid & Charles, 1986. 2nd printing. Many reproductions of paintings by one of the top wildlife artists. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 13 ¼” x 9 ¾” oblong. 168 pp. Condition: Almost as new.

$50.00
THE DEER FAMILYby Theodore Roosevelt, T. S. Van Dyke, and D. G. Elliot. MacMillan, 1902. First edition. Illustrated by Carl Rungius and others. Green cloth covered boards with gold embossed title and decoration. Top edge gilt. American Sportsman’s Library. Format: 5 ½” x 8”. 334 pp. Condition: Near fine.

$100.00
DEER!By Edward Selden Spaulding. Illustrated by David Hagerbaumer. No publication date. Softcover. Unusual that Hagerbaumer would draw mammals since he is known for his sporting bird paintings. Format: 9” x 12”. Unpaginated. Condition: Very good – fine.

$60.00
DET VILDAS RIKEby Bruno Liljefors. Albert Bonniers, 1943. Text in Swedish. Hardcover with gray cloth spine and corners. Embossed title and decorations. 24 color plus 22 black & white illustrations. Format: 10 ½” x 13 ½”. 100 pp. Condition: Corners very slightly bumped but still fine.

$225.00
DET VILDAS RIKEby Bruno Liljefors. Albert Bonniers, 1943. Text in Swedish. Softcover. 24 color plus 22 black & white illustrations. Format: 10 ½” x 13 ½”. 100 pp. Condition: Good.

$35.00
DICTIONARY OF BRITISH EQUESTRIAN ARTISTSby Sally Mitchell. Antique Collector’s Club, 1985. This is for the serious student or collector of equestrian art. Covers 870 artists. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. 517 pp. Condition: As new.

$145.00
THE DICTIONARY OF SCULPTORS IN BRONZEby James Mackay. Antique Collector’s Club, 2000. 4th edition. 8,500 sculptors listed. Gray cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J. Format: 8 ¾” x 11”. 414 pp. Condition: As new.

$175.00
A DOWN-HOME GALLERY OF AMERICAN WILDLIFEby Ralph H. McDonald. Countryside Studio, 1980. Limited edition #257 of 1,000 signed copies. Full padded leather, slipcased. Pictorial cover. Format: 12” x 9” oblong. 101 pp. Condition: As new.

$250.00
DUCKS - ART, LEGEND, HISTORYby Anna Giorgetti. Bulfinch Press, 1991. 1st North American edition. Fun book on all sorts of collectible items with a waterfowl theme. Black cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 5 ½” x 8 ¾”. 112 pp. Condition: As new.

$12.00
DUCKS, GEESE, & SWANS OF NORTH AMERICAby F. H. Kortright, illustrated by T. M. Shortt. American Wildlife Institute, 1942. First edition. Deluxe edition of 1,000 signed and numbered copies. This is #73. Gold embossed black leather. Signed by Kortright, Shortt, and F. C. Walcott who was president of the American Wildlife Institute at the time of publication. A landmark publication on habits and identification of North American waterfowl. The deluxe edition is quite rare. Format: 6” x 9”. 476 pp. Name of original owner, John C. “Jack” Bell, in ink on last blank page. Condition: Very good.

$200.00
DUCKS,GEESE, & SWANS OF NORTH AMERICAby Frank C. Bellrose. Stackpole, 1976. Second edition. Light blue simulated leather hardcover, gilt stamped. D.J. Format: 8” x 10 ¼”. 544 pp. Illustrated with maps and drawings by T. M. Shortt & Frank C. Bellrose, Jr. Condition: Very fine.

$27.00
DUTCH TREATby Rien Poortvliet. Harry N. Abrams, 1981. 1st edition in English. Green hardcover, gilt stamped, illustrated endpapers, D.J. Lavishly illustrated in color by the author. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. 212 pp. Condition: As new.

$70.00
DYRE - TEGNINGERby Ridley Borchgrevink. F. Bruns Bokhandels, 1942. Book of drawings in black & white of wildlife and domestic animals. Green hardboards, gilt decoration, cloth spine. No D.J. Text in Norse. Format: 8 ¾” x 11 ½”. 79 pp. Condition: Good +.

$20.00
THE EDGE OF THE WILDERNESSby Frank E. Schoonover. Methuen 1974. Biography of one of the great illustrators with many examples of his work. Tan cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. 166 pp. Condition: D.J. frayed a little at the edges, book is almost as new.

$60.00
EDWARD MARSHALL BOEHM: 1913-1969by Frank J. Cosentino. Lakeside Press, 1970. One of the 3,500 special edition copies signed by author’s wife. Red faux leather hardcover with white porcelain figure of horse’s head attached to cover. Matching slipcase configured to adapt to porcelain figure. Gilt letters, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Many full-color plates. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. 264 pp. Condition: As new.

$95.00
EDWARD MARSHALL BOEHM: 1913-1969by Frank J. Cosentino. R. R. Donnelley, 1970. Tan cloth hardcover with red cloth spine. No D.J. as issued. Picture label of Boehm on cover of slipcase. Decorative endpapers. Format: 9 ½” x 12 ¼”. 264 pp. Condition: As new.

$70.00
ELDRIDGE HARDIE - Art of a Life in Sportby Eldridge Hardie. Stackpole, 2002. 1st edition. Blue cloth hardcover, D.J. Format: 12 ¼” x 10 ¼” oblong. 133 pp. Many full-page color illustrations plus black & white drawings. Condition: As new.

$15.00
ELEPHANTS IN AFRICAby Frank Melland. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian. Country Life, 1938. 1st edition. Gray-green cloth hardcover. No D.J. Informative text and interesting black & white illustrations. Format: 5 ¾” x 8 ¾”. 186 pp. Condition: Very good – fine.

$90.00
ELEPHANTS OF AFRICAby Anthony Hail-Martin. Paintings and drawings by Paul Bosman. C. Struik, 1986. First printing. Brown cloth hardcover, gilt stamped, D.J. Profusely illustrated. Large format: 16 ¼” x 12 ¼” oblong. 120 pp. Condition: As new.

$65.00
ESKIMO ARTby Dorothy Jean Ray. Univ. of Washington Press, 1977. The tradition and innovation in north Alaska. Red cloth hardcover, D.J. Ex-library. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 298 pp. Condition: Last endpaper removed, generally good.

$30.00
ETCHINGS AND DRYPOINTS BY FRANK W. BENSONby Adam E. F. Paff. Houghton-Mifflin, complete in five volumes 1917-1959. Volumes 1-4 have a signed Benson etching bound-in. Volume 5 was published just after Benson’s death so the bound-in etching in Vol. 5 is unsigned. Vol. 1, #267 of 275 copies, etchings 1-102; Vol. 2, #228 of 275 copies, etchings 103-158; Vol. 3, #444 of 525 copies, etchings 159-223; Vol. 4, #6 of 600 copies, etchings 224-285; Vol. 5, #121 of 400 copies, etchings 286-355. All volumes unpaginated and original gray boards, cloth spine with paper label. Vol. 1 & 2 good – very good; Vol. 3 very good – fine; Vol. 4 very good – fine; Vol. 5 very fine with original D.J. Format: 9” x 12”. Rare to find a complete set.

$5,000.00
ETCHINGS OF LEVON WESTby Otto M. Torrington. William Edwin Rudge, 1930. 1st edition, limited edition #420 of 810 copies. 125 reproductions of etchings by one of the best artists who worked in the medium. Brown cloth hardcover, label on spine, top edge gilt, slipcased. Format: 9 ¼” x 12”. Unpaginated. Condition: Condition is everything and this book has it. Slipcase shows signs of wear, but book is immaculate. It’s virtually perfect.

$275.00
EXTINCT AND VANISHING BIRDS OF THE WORLDby J. C. Greenway, Jr. American Committee for International Wild Life Protection, 1958. Illustrated with line drawings by D. M. Reid-Henry and color frontis by Reid-Henry. Blue cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. No D.J. Format: 6 ½” x 9 ½”. 518 pp. Condition: Fine +.

$35.00
THE EYE OF THE WINDby Peter Scott. Hodder & Stoughton, 1977. Autobiography. Burgundy cloth hardcover, gilt on spine, D.J. Format: 5 ½” x 8 ¾”. 256 pp. Condition: Fine +.

$6.00












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