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T&AD Poyser Bird Books Published Before 2002

J. Bryan Nelson. The Atlantic Gannet. Fenix Books. 2d edition 2001. (Listed here because the 1978 first edition was on Poyser.) UK | FR
David Beadle & James Rising. Sparrows [Buntings] of the United States and Canada: The Photographic Guide. 320 pages. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2001. US | UK
Steve N.G. Howell. Hummingbirds of North America: The Photographic Guide. 219 pages. Poyser 2001 & Princeton University Press 2003. WorldTwitch 2001 Best Bird Book - North America. More than 200 photos with illustrations of some little-known field marks. Emphasizes plumages that are difficult to identify. US | UK | DE | FR | CA
Terry Stevenson & John Fanshawe. Field Guide to the Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda & Burundi. A&C Black and Princeton University Press 2001. WorldTwitch 2001 Best Bird Book - Africa. 287 colour plates by Brian Small, John Gale & Norman Arlott.  US | UK | DE | FR | CA
Paperback edition (2006): US | UK | DE | FR | CA
Nicholas B. Davies, David Quinn (illustrator). Cuckoos, Cowbirds & Other Cheats. Superb natural history of brood parasites, including an appendix listing the 100 known species of parasitic birds and their hosts. 8 pages of colour photos. Davies frames key questions that have not been answered, which students might consider when deciding on a thesis topic. [Earlier book by the same authors: Dunnock Behaviour & Evolution.] Black & white drawings. 310 pages. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2000. US | UK
Noel & Helen Snyder. The California Condor: A Saga of Natural History & Conservation. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2000. 395 pages. US | UK
James Hancock. Herons of North America: Their World in Focus. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2000. 128 pages. US | UK
James A. Kushland & Heinz Hafner (eds.) Heron Conservation. Poyser 2000. 334 pages. US | UK
James Hancock. Herons & Egrets of the World: A Photographic Journey. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1999. 208 pages. US | UK
David R. Wells, with contributions by Philip D. Round & Uthai Treesucon. The Birds of the Thai-Malay Peninsula. Volume 1: Non-Passerines. 648 pages. 69 colour plates by Geoffrey Davison, Ian Lewington, Philip Burton, David Digby, Dana Gardner (view plates on Dana's website), Peter Hayman, David Quinn & Chris Rose. Woodcuts by Dana Gardner. Now the standard reference on the birds of the Malay peninsula. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1999. US | UK
James Hancock. Birds of the Wetlands. Poyser 1999. 200 pages. US | UK
Erik Matthysen. The Nuthatches. Poyser 1998. 288 pages. US | UK
Dick Forsman. The Raptors of Europe and the Middle East. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1998. 608 pages. US | UK
Ingvar Byrkjedal & Des Thompson. Tundra Plovers: the Eurasian, Pacific and American Golden Plovers and Grey Plover. A&C Black and Princeton University Press. 1998. 400 pages. US | UK
Barbara & Richard Mearns. The Bird Collectors. Poyser, 1997. 608 pages. US | UK
Jeff Watson. The Golden Eagle. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1997. 392 pages. US | UK
Derek Ratcliffe. The Raven: A Natural History in Britain and Ireland. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1997. 352 pages. US | UK
Ward J.M. Hagemeijer & Michael Blair (eds.) The EBCC Atlas of European Breeding Birds: Their Distribution & Abundance. Published by the European Bird Census Council. 920 pages. Poyser 1997. US | UK
Paul J. Baicich and Colin J.O. Harrison. A Guide to the Nests, Eggs & Nestlings of North American Birds. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2d edition, 1997. 350 pages. US | UK | DE | FR | CA
Hadoram Shirihai. Ehud Dovrat & David A. Christie (eds.) The Birds of the Israel: A complete avaifauna & bird atlas of Israel. 876 pages. More than 400 color photos. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1996. US | UK
James D. Rising, David Beadle (illustrator). A Guide to the Identification and Natural History of the Sparrows of the United States and Canada. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1996. 365 pages. US | UK
Deborah J. Pain & Michael W. Pienkowski (eds.) Farming and Birds in Europe: Common agricultural policy and its implications for bird conservation. Poyser 1996. 436 pages. US | UK
Steve Dudley, Tim Benton, Peter Fraser and John Ryan. Rare Birds Day by Day. Illustrated by David Nurney. 392 pages. Poyser 1996. US | UK
Simon Holloway. The Historical Atlas of Breeding Birds in Britain and Ireland. Poyser 1995. 448 pages. US | UK
Brian K. Wheeler & William S. Clark. A Photographic Guide to North American Raptors. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1995. 198 pages. 377 color photos. US | UK
Jeff Price, Sam Droege & Amy Price (eds.) The Summer Atlas of North American Birds. 364 pages. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1995. US | UK
David W. Gibbons, James B. Reid, Robert A. Chapman (eds.) The New Atlas of Breeding Birds in Britain and Ireland : 1988-1991. Poyser 1994. 576 pages. US | UK
Stephanie Tyler & Stephen Ormerod. The Dippers. 225 pages. Illustrated by Darren Rees. Covers the five species of dippers. Poyser 1994. US | UK
Lukas Jenni & Raffael Winkler. Moult and Ageing of European Passerines. 278 pages. Poyser 1994. US | UK
Roger Lovegrove, Graham Williams, & Iolo Williams. Birds in Wales. 384 pages. Poyser 1994. US | UK
Derek Ratcliffe. The Peregrine Falcon. Illustrated by Donald Watson. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2d edition, 1993. 454 pages. US | UK
Tim R. Birkhead. Great Auk Islands: A Field Biologist in the Arctic. 320 pages. Poyser 1993. US | UK
John M. Marzluff & Russell P. Balda (eds.) The Pinyon Jay: Behavioural Ecology of a Colonial and Cooperative Corvid. 320 pages. Poyser 1992. US | UK
Clive Finlayson. Birds of the Strait of Gibraltar. 534 pages. Poyser 1992. US | UK
Anthony J. Gaston. The Ancient Murrelet: A Natural History in the Queen Charlotte Islands. 224 pages. Poyser 1992. US | UK
Arne Lundberg & Rauno V. Alatalo. The Pied Flycatcher. Poyser 1992. US | UK
J. Denis Summers-Smith. In Search of Sparrows. 160 pages. Poyser & Academic Press 1992. US | UK
James A. Hancock, James A. Kushlan & M. Philip Kahl (eds.) Storks, Ibises and Spoonbills of the World. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 1992. 385 pages. US | UK
Tim R. Birkhead. The Magpies: The Ecology and Behaviour of Black-billed and Yellow-billed Magpies.  320 pages. Poyser 1991. US | UK
Claire Voisin. The Herons of Europe.  376 pages. Poyser 1991. US | UK
Richard Vaughan. In Search of Arctic Birds. 431 pages. Poyser 1991. US | UK
Johan G. van Rhijn. The Ruff. 224 pages. Poyser 1991. US | UK
Clare Lloyd, Mark L. Tasker & Ken Partridge. The Status of Seabirds in Britain and Ireland. 355 pages. Poyser 1991. US | UK
Andrew Village. The Kestrel. Illustrated by Keith Brockie. Poyser 1990. 300 pages. US | UK
L.A. Batten (ed.) Red Data Birds in Britain. The Nature Conservancy Council and RSPB. Poyser 1990. 358 pages. US | UK
Mark Avery & Roderick Leslie. Birds and Forestry. Poyser 1990. 320 pages. US | UK
Graham Martin. Birds by Night. Poyser 1990. 288 pages. US | UK
J.N. Dymond, P.A. Fraser & S.J.M. Gantlett. Rare Birds in Britain & Ireland. Poyser 1989. 368 pages. US | UK
Clive D. Hutchinson. Birds in Ireland. Poyser 1989. 216 pages. US | UK
J. Denis Summers-Smith. The Sparrows. A Study of the Genus Passer. Poyser 1988. 342 pages. US | UK
David and Barbara Snow. Birds and Berries: A Study of an Ecological Interaction. Poyser 1988. 268 pages. US | UK
Barbara and Richard Mearns. Biographies for Birdwatchers: The Lives of Those Commemorated in Western Palearctic Bird Names. Poyser 1988. 464 pages. US | UK
Robert W. Furness. The Skuas. 336 pages. Poyser 1987. US | UK
Desmond & Maimie Nethersole-Thompson. Waders: Their Breeding Haunts and Watchers. Poyser 1986. 424 pages. US
Valerie Thom. Birds in Scotland. 408 pages. Poyser 1986. US | UK
Ian Newton. The Sparrowhawk. 396 pages. Poyser 1986. US | UK
P.J. Grant. Gulls: A Guide to Identification. 352 pages. Poyser and Princeton University Press. 2nd edition 1986. US | UK
Peter Lack, British Trust for Ornithology, Irish Wildbird Conservancy. The Atlas of Wintering Birds in Britain and Ireland. 448 pages. Poyser 1986. US | UK
Bruce Campbell & Elizabeth Lack (eds.) A Dictionary of Birds. Poyser 1985. 704 pages. US | UK
C. Hilary Fry. The Bee-eaters. 304 pages. Poyser 1984. US | UK
M.P. Harris. The Puffin. 240 pages. Poyser 1984. US | UK
P.A.D. Hollum, R.F. Porter, S. Christensen & Ian Willis. Birds of the Middle East and North Africa. 224 pages. Poyser 1984. US | UK
J.T.R. Sharrock. Birds New to Britain and Ireland. Poyser 1983. 280 pages. US | UK
Ronald Hickling (ed.) Enjoying Ornithology. Poyser 1983. 296 pages. US | UK
R.J. Fuller. Bird Habitats in Britain. Poyser 1982. 239 pages. US | UK
D.S. Bunn. The Barn Owl. Poyser 1982. 264 pages. US | UK
Peter Weaver. Birdwatcher's Dictionary. Poyser 1981. 160 pages. US | UK
R.F. Porter, B.P. Nielsen and Ian Willis. Flight Identification of European Raptors. Poyser and Princeton University Press. Third edition, 1981. 276 pages. US | UK
A.J. Prater. Estuary Birds of Britain and Ireland. Poyser 1981. 440 pages. US | UK
Janet Kear & Andrew J. Berger. The Hawaiian Goose: An Experiment in Conservation. Poyser 1980. 180 pages. US | UK
Desmond & Maimie Nethersole-Thompson. Greenshanks. Poyser 1979. 296 pages. US | UK
M.A. Ogilvie. Wild Geese. Poyser 1978. 350 pages. US | UK
Roger Durman (ed.) Bird Observatories in Britain and Ireland. Poyser 1976. 292 pages. US | UK
Ian Newton. Population Ecology of Raptors. Poyser 1976. 432 pages. US | UK
J.T.R. Sharrock (ed.) The Atlas of Breeding Birds in Britain and Ireland. Poyser 1976. 479 pages. UK
Janet Kear & Nicole Duplaix-Hall (eds.) Flamingos. Poyser 1975. 310 pages. US | UK
M.A. Ogilvie. Ducks of Britain and Europe. Poyser 1975. 208 pages. US | UK
Desmond Nethersole-Thompson. Pine Crossbills. Poyser 1975. 256 pages. US | UK
J.T.R. Sharrock. Scarce Migrant Birds in Britain and Ireland. Poyser 1974. 192 pages. US | UK
Horace Grundy-Alexander. Seventy Years of Birdwatching. Poyser 1974. 264 pages. US | UK
James Fisher & Jim Flegg. Watching Birds. Poyser 1974. 160 pages. US | UK
Leo Batten, Jim Flegg, Jeremy Sorensen, Mike J. Wareing, Donald Watson & Malcolm Wright. Birdwatchers' Year. Poyser 1973. 352 pages. US | UK
J.T.R. Sharrock (ed.) Natural History of Cape Clear Island. Poyser 1973. 208 pages. US | UK
John Parslow. Breeding Birds of Britain and Ireland: Historical Survey. Poyser 1973. 272 pages. US | UK

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