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A Beginner's Guide to Cockatiels

By: Barrie, Anmarie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: U.S.A., T.F.H. Publications, Inc.,211 West Sylvania Ave., neptune City, NJ 07753: 1986

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1092

ISBN: 0866223029

Condition: Good


5.5" x 8.75". 61 brightly illuminated pages. Full color photos throughout. Withdrawn from the library, with very ugly marker obliterating the bar code on the front cover. This marker is on top of the library stickers, and might be removable with care. No other library markings inside book. Small tear at the top of the spine. Text clean and the pages are secure. Articles on: History, Housing, Feeding, Breeding, Albino Cockatiels, Pearled Cockatiels, Cinnamon Cockatiels, P... View more info

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BIRDS of Oklahoma

By: Baumgartner, Dr.s F.M. and A Marguerite, revised by

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Department of Wildlife Conservation, State of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: 1954

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 1068

Condition: Good


4" x 9". Pamphlet describing the native birds in Oklahoma. Nice drawing and description of the Scissortail Flycatcher on the front, 10 paged of "Birds of Regular Occurrence" with ink drawings of some of the species in the margins. 10 pages of "Seasonal List of The Birds of Oklahoma" including "Permanent Residents" and the 'visitors' in Winter, Summer, Spring and Fall. Conservation Pledge on the back cover page. 5 pages, twice stapled in the middle and folded in half to m... View more info

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A Bird Is Born

By: Bosiger, E. and Guilcher, J.-M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sterling Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 1005

ISBN: 0806935057

Condition: Good


95 pages. Ex-Library, Some shelf wear and repair to upper spine at back cover hinge. Embossed with Library stamps. Beautiful black and white photos throughout of the development of the embryo inside the egg, baby birds in the nest, and how the adults feed and fledge the nestlings. Details on Curlew, Tomtit, Owl, Gull, Bittern, Nest-Dwellers and Nest-Leavers, Heron, Swallow, Shrike, Blackbird, Crossbill, Nuthatch and Nightingale. There are even pictures of CHICKENS! Our b... View more info

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Your Chickens, A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing

By: Damerow, Gail

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Storey Books, Pownal, Vermont 05261: 1993

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1043

ISBN: 0882668234

Condition: Good


157 pages. Slight curl to front cover. Text clean, Book in clean new condition, besides the slight shelf wear to the front cover. Text clean. Everything you need to know about chickens to get started. Gail Damerow is simply the BEST. Our book number 1043. View more info

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The Origin of the Species

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1998

Seller ID: 49078

ISBN: 0375751467

Condition: Fair


7.25" x 4.75" x 2". 689 pages. Clean text, spine curved and sagged, soil to page block, remainder mark inside front cover, Wear to corners and edges. The Origin of the Species By Means of Natural Selection Or The Preservation of Favored Races In The Struggle For Life. Our book number 49078. View more info

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prisoned chickens poisoned eggs; an inside look at the modern poultry industry

By: Davis, Karen, Ph.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Book Publishing Company, P.O. Box 99, Summertown, Tennessee: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1039

ISBN: 1570670323

Condition: Very Good


175 pages. Book clean and unmarked. "A shocking expose of the poultry and egg industry from animal rights activist Karen Davis." This will make you plan to raise your own chickens, and possible to refuse any others. Our book number 1039. View more info

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Invite Birds to Your Home; Conservation Plantings for the Southeast

By: Dillon, Olan W. Jr., biologist, SCS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Superintendant of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402: 1975

Seller ID: 1062

Condition: Very Good


10 1/4" x 7 5/8". 15 pages. Program Aid 1093. Clean text. Little wear. Discusses plants, shrubs and trees to attract birds in the Southeast United States. Our listing number 1062. View more info

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Small Scale Poultry Keeping

By: Feltwell, Ray

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Faber and Faber: 1992

Edition: 4th

Seller ID: 1012

ISBN: 0-571-16699-7

Condition: Good


176 pages. "A Guide to Free-Range Poultry Production" 1992, new updated edition. No signs of wear. Paper slightly aged, but clean. Our book number 1012. View more info

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The Bald Eagle in Florida

By: Florida Power & Light Company Environmental Affairs

Price: $1.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Florida Power & Light Company Environmental Affairs, 1-800-552-8440: 1992

Seller ID: 1059

Condition: Very Good


4" x 9". Florida Power & Light pamphlet for conservation of the Bald Eagle. NF 61-9207. Articles include: Our endangered national symbol, Skillful predators, partners for life, The largest nests in North America, A long northward flight, Reasons for population declines, Eagles need our protection, Bald eagle facts, How you can help. Three folds form eight pages. Our listing 1059 View more info

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The Book of Birds

By: Henshaw, Kennard, Cook, Nelson with a forward by Gilbert Grosvenor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: 1927

Edition: Revised New Edition, 7th edition

Seller ID: 1060

Condition: Fair


7" x 10". 252 pages. Many many color plates, drawings and photographs. Subtitle: Birds of Town and Country, The Warblers, and American Game Birds. With 331 Color Portraits of North American Birds and 129 Illustrations in Black and White. "Foreward by Dr. Gilbert Grosvenor, President of the National Geographic Society: Common Birds of Town and Country, Friends of Our Forests -- The Warblers, and American Game Birds, by Henry W. Henshaw, formerly Chief United States Biolog... View more info

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The Essential Cockatiel

By: Higdon, Pamela Leis, consulting editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Howell Book House, Macmillan: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1120

ISBN: 1-58245-027-7

Condition: Very Good


6.5" x 7.75". 94 pages. Clean book in new condition. Some very light shelf wear. All you need to know for successful Cockatiel keeping. Even a nice pull-out page in the back on card stock for a photo and notes about your new pet. Our listing number 1120. View more info

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Park Birds, Plates and Text by Wallace Hughes, Tulsa, Oklahoma

By: Hughes, Wallace

Price: $150.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Reprinted from Parks and Recreation Official Publications. From the press of Wilson-Hall Company, Rockford, Illinois: 1944

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 1067

Condition: Very Good


7" x 10". Orange Card Stock Cover with Black Printing has watermark on the upper right corner in front and some water marking along the edge on the back cover. Appears to have a drip from a fountain pen near the hinge on the front cover. Otherwise cover in good condition with little shelf wear. 36 glossy pages with 1 color plate and 12 black and white full-page plates of early work of Wallace Hughes, "a promising young artists. Wallace Hughes is now in his early twenties... View more info

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Practical Poultry Farming, New and Revised Edition

By: Hurd, Louis M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.S.A., THE MACMILLAN COMPANY, NEW YORK: 1931

Edition: Second

Inscription: From the library of William M. Langley, 1931

Seller ID: 1015

Condition: Very Good


454 pages. The Rural Science Series, L.H. Bailey Editor. This book is from the library of William M. Langley and was purchased new by him in 1931. Some fingerprints on the first two pages and in the index, Interior clean after that. Illustrations of Chicken diseases, pests, housing, breeds, tools, how to make and service your own poultry houses. Excellent book for the serious keeper of chickens. Our book number 1015. View more info

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Poultry Culture Sanitation and Hygiene

By: Kaupp, B.F., M.S., D.V.M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Printed in America, W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia and London: 1915

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1016

Condition: Very Good


418 pages. Some discoloration on the facing page to the title page. Book is quite sound, clean text, some shelf wear to the cover. Some light spotting to the outsides of the closed pages. Covers breeds of poultry and anatomy, Breeding, Hygiene and Sanitation, Construction of Poultry Houses, Diseases (Contagious and Non-Contagious), Parasites, Feed, Dressing the birds, Marketing Feathers, Eggs, Showing Birds, and Constructing the equipment you will need yourself. "With 19... View more info

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How to Attract Birds in the East Central United States. Farmer's Bulletin 912.

By: McAtee, W.L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Washington, Government Printing Office: Issued February 1918, Revised May 1922

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 1070

Condition: Acceptable


9.25" x 6", 16 Pages. Issued February 1918, Revised May 1922. Paper aged, inside pages have been crumpled, but are not torn. Some stains. Family heirloom, has been used by a farmer. "Birds feed upon practically all insect pests. They are voracious, able to move freely from place to palace, and exert a steady influence on keeping down the swelling tide of insect life." One in a series of pamphlets to aid farmers and homesteaders in attracting birds to their homesteads. O... View more info

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The Original Birdhouse Book

By: McNeil, Don

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Bird Watcher's Digest Press, P.O. Box 110, Marietta, Ohio 45750, 614.373.5285: 1993

Edition: Eighth

Seller ID: 1076

ISBN: 0914718363

Condition: Used - Like New


Eighth Edition, 1993. 112 pages. Chapters include: A Simple Birdhouse, One Swallow Does Not Make A Summer, The Martins, Tiny Tenants, Woodpeckers, Wood Ducks, Owls and Kestrels, The Shelf Nest Specialists, Predators and Competitors, Feeders and Extras, Baths and Beverage, Bluebirds Sing With Sadness, U.S. and Metric Measures, Birdhouses and Shelf Dimensions, Further Reading, and an Index. Our book number 1076. View more info

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The Merk Poultry Serviceman's Manual

By: Merck

Price: $34.95

Publisher: U.S.A., MERCK Chemical Division, Rahway, New Jersey: 1967

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 1006

Condition: Good


7.25 inches x 4.5 inches, 220 pages, and ten blank leaves for Memoranda. Aside from the water spot on lover edge of front cover, book seems not to have been used. Otherwise in Very Good condition. Updates folded into the pages. Our book number 1006. View more info

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The Story of Birds for Audubon Juniors

By: Miller, Shirley

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Audubon Society, 1130 Fifth Ave., New York 28, NY: 1964

Seller ID: 1071

Condition: Good


8.5" x 11". Used copy. Clean text, but the miniature color plates have all been very neatly applied in the correct positions to illustrate the text. (Book came with a sheet of miniature Color Plates of Audubon paintings for the reader to apply to the text). Complete course in beginning bird conservation and observation including: What Is A Bird, How To Get Acquainted With Birds, How Birds Get A Living, How To Attract Birds (pattern for a bird house, illustrations for fee... View more info

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The Story of Birds for Audubon Juniors

By: Miller, Shirley

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Audubon Society, 1130 Fifth Ave. New York 28, N.Y.: 1964

Seller ID: 1073

Condition: Very Good


8.5" x 11", 22 pages. Copy has not been used, has only sustained some wear through time and travel. Original undamaged Miniature Color Plates of Audubon paintings for the reader to apply to appropriate boxes indicated in the text. Complete course in beginning bird conservation and observation including: What Is A Bird, How To Get Acquainted With Birds, How Birds Get A Living, How To Attract Birds (pattern for a bird house, illustrations for feeders), Where To Find Birds,... View more info

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Birds and Blooms Collector's Edition

By: Nowak, Jeff, editor

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Reiman Publications, LLC: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1074

Condition: Very Good


8" x 10.5". No advertisements. Articles on Dewdrops, Squirrel beating(how to keep the squirrels out of your bird feeders), Easy-To-Build utility Table. 67 pages. Lots of color and information and no advertisements. Our book number 1074. View more info