Bookshop

Welcome to our new online book shop! Thanks to legacies and donations from our membership we have received a fantastic selection of birding and natural history books with the added bonus that all proceeds go straight to CBWPS Cornwall Birds, helping to fund our continuing conservation efforts throughout the county.

Please click on the link below (opens in a new tab) to signify your interest in a particular title, and request postage or to arrange pickup. We will then reserve the book for 24 hours on a first come first serve basis and you will be contacted shortly by a member of the team with the final price to be payable via Paypal (you don’t need a specific paypal account to use this – normal debit and credit cards can be used). Please don’t hesitate to inquire about multiple purchases, combined postage and more detailed information on a particular book.

Link to Bookshop enquiry and payment page

If you have any unwanted bird books in good re-saleable condition which can help us raise funds for CBWPS please also contact us on the link above.

 

Image Title and Author Condition/details Price Postage
Seabirds an Identification guide by Peter Harrision 1983. Excellent  £10 £3
Shorebirds, An Identification Guide to the Waders of the World. P Hayman, J Marchant, T Prater Good  £10 £3
Poyser Scarce Migrant Birds in Britain and Ireland J.T.R Sharrock 1974 Very Good  £20 £3
Poyser Scarce Migrant Birds in Britain and Ireland J.T.R Sharrock 1974 Good – some creases to spine  £15 £3
The Migrations of Birds by J Dorst 1962 Fair – some damage to spine, lightly foxed inside  £5 £3
The Birds Of Sussex by Michael Shrubb 1979  £5 £3
Tracks and Signs of the Birds of Britain and Europe. An Identification Guide. R Brown, J Ferguson, M Lawrence, D Lees. 1987 Very Good £15  £3
       
 A Field Guide to The Birds of East and Central Africa by J.G Williams. 1977  Good  £5  £3
 Skokholm An Island Remembered – J Lawman 1992  Good – (faded spine)  £15  £3

SOLD

 Poyser Rare Birds in Britain and Ireland , JTR Sharrock 1976.  Very Good  £5  £3
 New Naturalist British Birds of Prey by Leslie Brown. 1978  Very Good, Faded spine to dustcover £10   £3

SOLD

New Naturalist, The Herring Gull’s World by Niko Tinbergan. 1953  Condition inside is good with light foxing. Dustcover incomplete  £10  £3
 Poyser – Gulls a guide to identification by PJ Grant 1982  Very Good  £10  £3
Poyser – Bird Observatories in Britain and Ireland by R Durman 1976.  Very Good  £10  £3

SOLD

 Gulls Of Europe, Asia and North America by Maling, Olsen and Larsson-2003  Very Good  £25  £3
 Field Guide to the Eggs, Nests and Nestlings of British and European  Birds by Colin Harrison 1975.   Fair – no dustcover  £5  £3
 The Birds of China by Rodolphe De Schauensee 1992  Good  £10 £3 
 Collins New Naturalist Series ‘Birds And Men’ by E.M Nicholson. 1990 Bloomsbury reprint  Good  £5  £3
Atlas of European Birds by KH Voous 1960. Good £5 £3
 A Guide To The Birds Of Ceylon by G.M Henry. 1st edition  poor  £5  £3

SOLD

 Field Guide to the Birds of North America by J L Dunn. 1996  good  £5  £3

SOLD

 A Field Guide to the Birds of South East Asia. B King, M Woodcock, EC Dickinson. 1980  Good  £5  £3
 The Analysis Of Owl Pellets by D.W Yalden 2003  Very Good  £12  £3
 British Birds Their Nests and Eggs. 6 Volume Set by Brumby & Clarke.  Condition is fair. Inside very good with minimal foxing but spines are poor. Please ask for more detailed information.  £120  courier
New Naturalist British Tits by Christopher Perrins 1979.   Very Good, some foxing inside  £10  £3
 Wayside and Woodland Series. The Moths Of The British Isles series one by Richard South 1939  Good – faded spine  £10  £3
 Wayside and Woodland Series. The Butterflies of The British Isles by Richard South 1941  Good – faded spine  £10  £3
 New Naturalist Finches by Ian Newton 1975  Very Good  £20  £3
Poyser Gulls 2nd Edition reprint 1999- P.J Grant Good- dustwrapper has slight creases to edge of spine £7 £3

Field Guide to the Birds of Australia sixth edition – Simpson & Day Good £3.50 £3

SOLD

The Helm Guide to Bird Identification 2014 Edition – Harris & Tucker Good £10 £3
Great Birds of Britain & Europe 200 Star Species – Jonathan Elphick & David Tipling Very Good – slight fading to spine £5 £3
Grebes Of The World – Malcolm Ogilvie & Chris Rose Excellent – As New £7 £3
Poyser ‘The Atlas of Breeding Birds in Britain and Ireland’ 3rd impression 1980 – J.T.R Sharrock Very Good – some discoloring to spine £5 £5
Flight Identification of European Raptors (3rd edition)R.F Porter et al Very Good- top of dustcover creased £10 £3
 A Field Guide to Western Birds 1941 – Roger Tory Peterson  Good- some marks to dustcover  £10 £3 
A Field Guide To Western Birds 2nd edition 1961 -Roger Tory Peterson Good – no dustcover £10 £3
The Birdwatchers Handbook- Paul R Ehrlich et al Good £3 £3
The Shorebird Guide (Helm) – Michael O’Brien, Richard Crossley & Kevin Karslon Good £10 £3
New Naturalist British Warblers (paperback)-Eric Simms Good £5 £3
Field Guide to Eastern Birds (3rd edition 1947) -Roger Tory Peterson Good with dustcover £10 £3
A Field Guide to Birds of Russia and Adjacent Territories by VE Flint 1984 very good £25 £3

SOLD

A Field Guide To The Birds Of India – Kazmierczak Very Good £5 £3
Birds Of Prey their biology & ecology – Leslie Brown Good £3.50 £3
Guide to identification and ageing of Holarctic Waders – BTO Guide 17A J Prater et al Very Good £7 £3
Attracting & Feeding Garden Birds by Jen Green. 2009 Very Good £5 £3
The WIldlife of Arabia -Sir Peter Scott. 1981 Good £5 £3

SOLD

The Original Watercolour paintings for the Birds of America JJ Audubon – 1966 American Heritage Crown Good £20 £5
The Hen Harrier – In the Shadow of Slemish – Don Scott Very Good £10 £3
The Crossley ID Guide Britain and Ireland-Richard Crossley and Dominic Couzens Good £10 £3
Advanced Bird ID Handbook Western Palearctic Large Format- Van Duivendijk Very Good £10 £3
The Romance of Birdlife by J Lea – 1921 fair £10 £3
Frontiers Of Bird Identification – J.T.R Sharrock Good (slight tears to dustcover) £5 £3
Sassol Birds of Southern Africa -Ian Sinclair et al Good (dustcover faded) £3.50 £3
Wildfowl: An Identification guide to the ducks, geese and swans of the world. S Madge & H Burn. 1988 Very Good £10 £3
Wildfowl in Great Britain by RT Peterson 1962 Good £10 £3
Wildfowl A World Guide by Eric Soothill and Peter Whitehead. 1996 Good £5 £3
New Naturalist British Birds Of Prey 1st edition reprint 1976 – Leslie Brown Good (dustcover badly damaged) £5 £3
New Naturalist British Tits (1979 1st edition) -Christopher Perrins Very Good (edges slightly foxed, dustcover spine creased) £10 £3
Wild Animals of the British Isles – Maurice Burton – 1968 Very Good £5 £3
Handbook of the Birds of The Western Palearctic Volume 2, Hawks to Bustards -Cramp et al Very Good £20 £5
 

 

Where to Find Birds in North East Queensland- Jo Wieneke – 1995

 

 

 

 

 Good £10 £3