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Image for The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

The Book of the Braemar Gathering, 1986.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Herald Press, 1986.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 563

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. Annual publication for the Braemar Games, the largest Highland Games event in Scotland; pp 160, including many advertisements, colour and b&w illustrations, particularly of the Royal Family, and numerous articles of Scottish interest. With insert of programme and Prize List Articles include: The Braemar Gathering of 1985; HM The Queen: Birthday Tribute; Callater: My loch of memory, by Donald Lamont Coutts; Birds of Upper Deeside, by Valerie Thom; Railway Line Garden, by E. Adair; The White Heather Club, by Charlie Mill; Kindrochit Castle, and many more. View more info

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The Birds of the British Isles.

By: Bannerman, David Armitage.

Price: £1,200.00

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005738

Condition: Fine


12 Volume Complete Set. Modern Fine half green leather binding with marbled paper covered boards and matching marbled end papers, gilt titles and bird illustrations on spine with five raised bands, some very light foxing to edge of text block but otherwise in overall Fine+ condition. First edition, pp xviii, 356, viii, 301, viii, 399, xii, 259, xiii, 350, x, 326, x, 256, x, 400, xii, 398, x, 320, xv, 368, xiii, numerous colour illustrations each with a paperguard, each volume with index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS SET IS OVER 25KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Birds Ashore and A-Foreshore

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Collins: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006148

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover (32x27cm) Fine modern navy blue half leather rebind with light blue buckram boards, marbled end papers, five raised bands to spine with gilt titles and details. First edition, pp 180, 16 colour plates and b&w illustrations in text. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 2KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Volume I: Ostrich to Ducks.

By: Cramp, Stanley.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1977.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1254

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in dark blue covers in very good condition. With dustwrapper, also in very good condition, encased in clear wrap. First edition, with pp722, colour and b&w illustrations. With end maps, references and index. A reference manual describing over 740 species, with detail on field characteristics, habitat, distribution, mortality and longevity, population (with distribution maps), social pattern & behaviour, breeding, food, voice, plumages, moults, measurements, weights, structure & geographical variation. S20. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS ... View more info

Image for Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa: The Birds of the Western Palearctic, Volume II: Hawks to Bustards.

Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa: The Birds of the Western Palearctic, Volume II: Hawks to Bustards.

By: Cramp, Stanley.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1980.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1255

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in dark blue covers in very good condition. With dustwrapper, also in very good condition, encased in clear wrap. First edition, Volume II: The birds of the Western Palearctic. With pp 695, colour and b&w illustrations. With end maps, references and index. A reference manual describing over 740 species, with detail on field characteristics, habitat, distribution, mortality and longevity, population (with distribution maps), social pattern & behaviour, breeding, food, voice, plumages, moults, measurements, weights, structure & geographical variation. S20 POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A B... View more info

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Game Birds and Wild Fowl.

By: Dixon, Charles.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Pawson & Brailsford: 1900

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005673

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover in original light brown cloth with titles and illustrations on front board, gilt titles on spine, some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine, spine slightly browned, light shelfwear and bumping to corners, some foxing and offsetting throughout, previous owners names and dates on half title page dated 1900 and 1966 but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second Revised and Enlarged edition, pp xxviii, 476, colour plates throughout, appendix, index, list of subscribers. View more info

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Colour Guide to British Birds and Their Eggs.

By: Fry, Frances.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Nimrod Press Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005199

ISBN: 094764721X

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 279, colour illustration. Colour Guide to British Birds and Their Eggs. View more info

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Afoot in Wild Places.

By: Gordon, Seton.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1937

Seller ID: 006920

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers with gilt titles, in Very Good condition. First edition. With dustwrapper, some shelfwear, internal repair of tear, otherwise also in Very Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. With pp220, with 48 photo-gravure b&w illustrations, with index. Wildlife in Scotland's remote places. View more info

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A Handbook of British Birds, Showing the Distrobution of the Resident and Migratory Species in the British Islands.

By: Harting, J.E.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: John C. Nimmo: 1901

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 005631

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green cloth, spine faded and browned, some fading to boards, some shelfwear and bumping to corners, previous owners name on front end paper but otherwise in Very Good condition. New and Revised edition, pp xxxi, 520, 35 colour plates, index. View more info

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Keeping Chickens.

By: Hobson, Jeremy & Lewis Celia.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: David & Charles, 2013. 9780715336250: 2013

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2268

ISBN: 0715336258

Condition: As New


Softcover in MINT condition. Reprinted edition, pp176. With colour illustrations and index. Keeping chickens is a popular and growing pastime, so find out all you need to know in this must-have book. * Covers everything from egg-laying to ease of keeping for over 70 different breeds * Discover how to set up and maintain a healthy hen house to keep your chickens warm, dry and safe from predators * Practical advice on hygiene, disease and healthcare ensures that your flock is always in pristine show condition * Learn about broody birds and egg incubation, and rear a new generation of chicks to b... View more info

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The Bartholomew Survey Atlas of Scotland, 1912

By: J.G. Bartholomew

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2012

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 007111

ISBN: 1841588644

Condition: New


300mm x 456mm Hardback with protective slipcase, sewn binding with ribbon marker, quarter-bound with cloth cover in New condition. Limited edition of 800, pp 192, full colour page maps. Publisher's description: When the Bartholomew Survey Atlas of Scotland, 1912 atlas was originally published, it received rapturous reviews. Dr Walter Scott Dalgleish wrote in the Scottish Geographical Magazine; It is a boon to Scotsmen to have placed within their reach such a splendid delineation of their country in its varied physical aspects - a delineation so comprehensive in conception, so elaborate in i... View more info

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Of Partridges and Peacocks and Things About Which I Know Nothing: A Life in Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management

By: Jenkins, David

Price: £18.00

Publisher: TLA Publications: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005092

ISBN: 0954627709

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. First edition, pp360, b&w illustrations, appendix, index. A Life in Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management. View more info

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The Birds of India being a Natural History of all the Birds Known to Inhabit Continental India.

By: Jerdon, T.C.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: C.M. Mission Press.: 1870

Seller ID: 003803

Condition: Very Good


2 Volumes in 3. Later Quarter leather bindings with original cloth covered boards, some small marks on front board of volume 2 and some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition? pp xlv, 876, xxxii. Detailed descriptions of Indian birds. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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A Countryman's Creed

By: Keith, E. C.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Country Life Ltd: 1938

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 005500

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover in original green cloth covered boards, some dark marks to boards and spine, rough cut pages, previous owners signature on ffep in pencil but otherwise in Very Good condition. Limited edition of 250 [161], Signed by author on half title verso, pp 205, tipped in colour and b&w illustrations by Archibald Thorburn with tissueguards. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED View more info

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The Birds of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

By: Kelsall, J.E. & Munn, Philip

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Witherby & Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003802

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue cloth covered boards and gilt titles, some slight fading to spine, light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xvi, 371, b&w illustrations, colour fold out map to rear, index. View more info

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Naturalised Birds of the World

By: Lever, Christopher

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Poyser: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003180

ISBN: 0713670061

Condition: New


In MINT condition, with index, appendices and b&w illustrations and tables. S8 THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

The Battle of the Birds and Other Tales.

By: Lochhead, Marion.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Mercat Press, 1981. 0901824631: 0

Seller ID: 1

ISBN: 0901824631

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, with dustwrapper in very good condition. Pp 148, with b&w illustrations and sources. Celtic stories from Scotland, Ireland, Wales and Brittany. S5. View more info

Walking The Line: A Curious Walker's Guide to the Formartine and Buchan Way.

By: McLeman, Janet M.

Price: £9.90

Publisher: Great North of Scotland Railway Association: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003401

ISBN: 0902343289

Condition: New


Illustrated card covers, New. First edition, colour illustrations throughout. The Formartine and Buchan Way is the long distance footpath following the disused railway line linking the fishing ports of Fraserburgh and Peterhead with Aberdeen. It traverses the heartlands of rural Aberdeenshire, a land of prehistoric monuments, medieval castles, ruined churches and abbeys, scenes of ferocious religious conflicts, Jacobite strongholds, abandoned mills, the planned villages and elegant mansions of the improving lairds and the only hill carvings in Scotland. A valuable wild life corridor, the Forma... View more info

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Game Birds and Shooting Sketches.

By: Millais, J.G.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: H. Sotheran & Co.: 1894

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006544

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original light brown buckram with black titles and vignettes to front board and spine, some light shelfwear, small red marks to front board, some browning to edges of front and rear boards, spine browned, rough cut pages, some light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp xiii, 185, 16, b&w frontis with tissue guard, b&w illustrations throughout (19 fullpage plates & numerous illustrations in text), 16 page publisher's catalogue to rear. View more info

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A History of British Birds.

By: Morris, Rev. F. O.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Groombridge and Sons: 0

Seller ID: 006922

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in red cloth covers with gilt titles, with some shelf wear, some foxing to the first four pages, but otherwise in Very Good condition. With previous owner's label. Volume One: pp221, with forty three hand coloured plates. Birds of Prey, View more info