Nature Books

This page features Nature Books that I have kept on my shelf.  At various points I purged many books or field guides from a collection of about 300 books.

  1. Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide
  2. The Encyclopedia of Animals
  3. The Simon & Schuster Encyclopedia of Animals: A Visual Who’s Who of the World’s Creatures
  4. Macmillan Illustrated Animal Encyclopedia, a visual who’s who of all the world’s
  5. Birds, Their Life, Their Ways, Their World
  6. Wild Delaware
  7. Wild Delmarva
  8. The Encyclopedia of Birds
  9. Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia (Second Edition)
  10. Animals Visual Encyclopedia: More than 750 colour illustrations
  11. Unusual Creatures: A Mostly Accurate Account of Some of Earth’s Strangest Animals
  12. The World Encyclopedia of Birds & Birdwatching
  13. Macmillan Children’s Guide to Endangered Animals
  14. National Geographic Kids 125 True Stories of Amazing Animals: Inspiring Tales of Animal Friendship & Four-Legged Heroes, Plus Crazy Animal Antics
  15. Snake: The Essential Visual Guide
  16. Encyclopedia of Sharks (Encyclopedia 128)
  17. Extinct Birds
  18. Extreme Birds: The World’s Most Extraordinary and Bizarre Birds
  19. Super Nature Encyclopedia (Super Encyclopedias)
  20. Smithsonian Institurion ANIMAL The Definitive Visual Guide to the World’s Wildlife
  21. Complete Guide To Insects And Spiders
  22. Birds of America | Audubon’s Aviary Limited Edition: The Original Watercolors for The Birds of America
  23. Exploring the Secrets of Nature
  24. Sticker Fun Facts: Animals and Insects (Sticker Fun Facts)
  25. Birds of the World: 365 Days by Philippe J. Dubois (2011-03-01)
  26. Pocket Factfiles Endangered Animals
  27. National Audubon Society First Field Guide: Amphibians
  28. Animal Tracks of Maryland, Delaware and Virginia (including Washington DC)
  29. Amphibians and Reptiles of Delmarva
  30. National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Insects and Spiders & Related Species of North America
  31. Poison: Sinister Species with Deadly Consequences (American Museum of Natural History)
  32. Bad Pets: True Tales of Misbehaving Animals
  33. 300 Frogs: A Visual Reference to Frogs and Toads from Around the World (Firefly Visual Reference)
  34. Pocket Genius: Mammals: Facts at Your Fingertips
  35. Pocket Genius: Animals: Facts at Your Fingertips
  36. Pocket Genius: Bugs: Facts at Your Fingertips
  37. 1000 Facts on Animals by John Farndon (2001-07-01)
  38. 1000 facts on mammals
  39. 1000 facts on birds
  40. Endangered Animals: A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  41. Mammals;: Guide to familiar American species; 218 animals in full color (A Golden nature guide)
  42. Pond Life: Revised and Updated (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  43. Birds: A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  44. Frogs and Toads (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  45. Venomous Animals: 300 Animals in Full Color (Golden Guide)
  46. Seashores: A Guide to Animals and Plants along the Beaches (A Golden Nature Guide)
  47. Tropical Fish Golden Guide (Golden Guides)
  48. Fishes, a Guide to Familiar American Species. 278 Species in Full Color Fishs
  49. Reptiles and Amphibians: A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  50. Tropical Rainforests (Golden Guide)
  51. Insects (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  52. Spiders and Their Kin: A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide (A Golden Guide from St. Martin’s Press)
  53. National Audubon Society Field Guide to African Wildlife (National Audubon Society Field Guides)
  54. National Audubon Society Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians: North America (National Audubon Society Field Guides)
  55. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds: Eastern Region, Revised Edition
  56. The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Butterflies
  57. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders (Chanticleer Press Editions)
  58. The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers: Western Region
  59. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees–W: Western Region (National Audubon Society Field Guides)
  60. Amazon Insects – A Photo Guide
  61. 100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names
  62. Red Knot: A Shorebird’s Incredible Journey
  63. The Ugly Animals: We Can’t All Be Pandas (Ugly Animal Perservation Society)
  64. What on Earth?: 100 of Our Planet’s Most Amazing New Species
  65. Cape Hatteras Seashore Life: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Plants & Animals in the Cape Hatteras Region (Wildlife and Nature Identification)
  66. Urban Wildlife: An Introduction to Familiar Species (Pocket Naturalist)
  67. Sibley’s Raptors of Eastern North America (Foldingguides)
  68. House & Garden Pests: How to Organically Control Common Invasive Species (A Pocket Naturalist Guide)
  69. National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Birds of North America
  70. Amazing Birds: A Treasury of Facts and Trivia about the Avian World
  71. Hummingbirds: A Life-size Guide to Every Species
  72. A Field Guide to Hawks: North America (Peterson Field Guide Series, 35)
  73. A Field Guide to the Birds: Eastern Land and Water Birds (Peterson Field Guide Series)
  74. The Young Birder’s Guide to Birds of North America (Peterson Field Guides)
  75. Smithsonian Handbooks: Reptiles and Amphibians by Mark O’Shea (2002-11-05)
  76. Smithsonian Handbooks: Birds of North America — Eastern Region (Smithsonian Handbooks) (DK Smithsonian Handbook)
  77. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds of the World
  78. Birds and Their Beaks
  79. Nature Guide: Snakes and Other Reptiles and Amphibians: The World in Your Hands (DK Nature Guide)
  80. Nature Guide: Birds: The World in Your Hands (DK Nature Guide)
  81. Birding Journal: Through the Seasons
  82. The World Encyclopedia of Animals: An Expert Reference Guide To 350 Amphibians, Reptiles And Mammals From Every Continent, With Over 500 Illustrations
  83. The Big, Bad Book of Beasts: The World’s Most Curious Creatures
  84. The Big, Bad Book of Botany: The World’s Most Fascinating Flora
  85. In Search of the Golden Frog
  86. National Geographic Bird Coloration
  87. Lost Animals: Extinction and the Photographic Record
  88. Animal Photography: A Practical Guide
  89. Natural History Museum Book of Animal Records
  90. Beautiful Owls
  91. Know Your Facts : Things to Know About Animals By Dan Nevins
  92. Discovery Channel Sharkopedia: The Complete Guide to Everything Shark
  93. The Smartest Animals on the Planet: Extraordinary Tales of the Natural World’s Cleverest Creatures
  94. Amazing Animals (Library of Curious and Unusual Facts)
  95. Search for the Golden Moon Bear (Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12)
  96. Young Naturalist’s Handbook: Insect-lo-pedia
  97. Sharks and Other Creatures of the Deep
  98. Snakes and Reptiles The Scariest Cold-Blooded Creatures on Earth
  99. Coastal Wild: Among the Untamed Outer Banks
  100. Book of North American Birds
  101. Kingfisher: Tales from the Halcyon River