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1 Barber, Joel & Coykendall, Ralf Wild Fowl Decoys
New York Windward House 1934 Original Cloth Very Good Very Good - 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
frontis, xix, [3], 1-156 pp. Book: Foxing on fore edge, endpapers, and first few leaves. Dustjacket: chips and nicks with some minor loss at corners and head and heel of spine. In blue buckram with gilt printing over black background and a design on the spine. Spine states: Garden City Publishing Company. Windward House blind stamp on bottom of rear cover. Windward House on title page, copyright 1934 date on copyright page. Printed in U.S.A. Press of Braunworth & Co. Inc. Book Manufacturers, Brooklyn New York at bottom of page. NAP shown, no other dates shown. Dustjacket: Windward House colophon logo just above Garden City Publishing Co. at bottom of spine, and a full page of ads for Windward House titles on dustjacket rear panel. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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2 Barber, Joel & Coykendall, Ralf Wild Fowl Decoys
New York Windward House 1934 Original Cloth Very Good Very Good - 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
frontis, xix, [3], 1-156 pp. Book: Some fading of spine, a small dampstain on external cloth at bottom of rear hinge area. In red linen with gilt printing over black background and a design on the spine. Spine states: Windward House. Windward House on title page, copyright 1934 date on copyright page. Printed in U.S.A. Press of Braunworth & Co. Inc. Book Manufacturers, Brooklyn New York at bottom of page. 
Price: 112.50 USD
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3 Chitwood, Henry C.; Marshall, Thomas C.; Knight, Doug Connecticut Decoys
Atglen, PA Schiffer Pub Ltd 1997 088740104x / 9780887401046 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
192 pp. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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4 Fleckenstein, Henry A. Decoys of the Mid-Atlantic Region
Exton, PA Schiffer Publishing Ltd 1987 0916838242 / 9780916838249 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
xii, 13- 272 pp. Dustjacket: In protective mylar from day one by previous owner. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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5 Gilley, Wendell The Art of Bird Carving
Spanish Fork UT Hillcrest Publications 1976 Second Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Inscribed By Author
[8], 160 pp. [1972] 
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 Johnsgard, Paul A. (editor) The Bird Decoy: An American Art Form
Lincoln University of Nebraska Press 1976 0803208871 / 9780803208872 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
x, [2], 1-4, [2], 5-20, [2], 21-191 pp. Book: Minor topedge and foredge foxing. Dustjacket: Price clipped. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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7 Merkt, Dixon MacD. with Lytle, Mark H. SHANG: A Biography of Charles E. Wheeler
Spanish Fork UT Hillcrest Publications 1984 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Fine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
199 pp. Book: Previous owner's gift inscription on FFEP, a hint of foxing on the top edge. 
Price: 72.00 USD
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8 Parmalee, Paul W. and Loomis, Forrest D. Decoys and Decoy Carvers of Illinois
DeKalb North Illinois University Press 1969 0878500106 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket: As Issued 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xi, [1], 506 pp.Book: Buckram binding covered in clear mylar jacket. First and last leat in textblock shows extremely minor foxing. SBN 87850-010-6 LCCN 69-19824 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Sorensen, Hal (editor) Decoy Collector's Guide 1963 - 1964 - 1965
Burlington, IA Hal Sorensen 1978 First Edition, Later Printing Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket: As Issued 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
400 pp. [1975] Book: In red buckram with gilt lettering & decoration. Reprints of the first three years of this quarterly magazine. A lot of important early decoy collecting information within. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Sullivan, C John Jr. A Chronicle of Letters: Robert F. McGaw, Jr., Decoy Maker, 1879-1958
Fallston MD Maplehurst Publishers 1985 First Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine Limited Edition 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Signed by Author
x, 73 pp.- Book: This is no.197 of 400 copies. In protective mylar sleeve 
Price: 67.50 USD
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11 Townsend, E. Jane Gunners Paradise: Wildfowling and Decoys On Long Island
Stony Brook The Museums at Stony Brook, 1979 First Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
152 pp. LCCN 79-90551 Oblong. unused. Old Stock, brand new from publisher, the last of their copies Display copy with a few rub marks to rear cover. 
Price: 16.20 USD
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12 Townsend, E. Jane Gunners Paradise: Wildfowling and Decoys On Long Island
Stony Brook The Museums at Stony Brook, 1979 First Edition Trade Paperback New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
152 pp. LCCN 79-90551 Oblong. Old Stock, brand new from publisher, the last of their copies. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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