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|1630||Downeast Bird Carvings by Wendell Gilley exhibit opening invitation|
Invitation to a black tie dinner celebrating the opening of the exhibit Downeast Bird Carvings by Wendell Gilley at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, Pa. On the back page is a handwritten note from Barbara Tyson to Wendell.
|1629||Bird-life : a guide to the study of our common birds|
By Frank M. Chapman with seventy-five full-page colored plates after drawings by Ernest Thompson Seton. Published by D. Appleton.
|1628||Handbook of birds of eastern North America : with introductory chapters on the study of birds in nature|
Handbook of birds of eastern North America : with introductory chapters on the study of birds in nature
By Frank M. Chapman, with full-page plates in colors and black and white by Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Revised edition. Published by D. Appleton and Co. Maps on end papers.
|1627||Audubon water bird guide : water, game and large land birds : eastern and central North America from southern Texas to central Greenland|
Audubon water bird guide : water, game and large land birds : eastern and central North America from southern Texas to central Greenland
By Richard H. Pough, color illustrations by Don Eckelberry, line drawings by Earl L. Poole. Maps on end papers. Sponsored by the National Audubon Society. Published by Doubleday & Co. First edition.
|1626||Wood carving : with suggestions in chip carving : designed as an elementary course of instruction and to meet the requirements of technical classes in connection with the Board of Education.|
Wood carving : with suggestions in chip carving : designed as an elementary course of instruction and to meet the requirements of technical classes in connection with the Board of Education.
By Thomas C. Simmonds with numerous illustrations by the author, published by George Allen & Unwin, 1892, reprinted 1924.
By Athos and Sara Menaboni, published by Rinehart & Co.
|1601||Waterfowl of North America|
Number 102 of 1000 book edition. Contains 42 plates. Published by Frame House Printing. Also included with this book dontion are seven holiday cards created by Zimmerman and sent by him to the donor's parents.
Male bufflehead in adult plumage, swimming position ; head withdrawn and turned slightly to the left ; glass eyes, matte black, white, greys with minimal body detail ; blending of red/orange on head behind white wedge. Underside signed in pyrographic scratching "W.H.G." "Gilley" branded in script. Also written in felt-tip pen " '82 Buffle-Head".
Stamped "Gilley" and dated on underside.
Saw-whet owl looking to the side, perched on driftwood branch. Underside of driftwood inscribed Saw Whet Owl by W.H. Gilley 1969. Signed "Gilley" on lower part of driftwood near owl's tail.
Saw-whet owl looking to the side, perched on driftwood branch attached to carved wooden base by single screw. Underside of base inscribed Saw-whet Owl 1/2 life size made for Mary Holmes 1973. Signed "Gilley" on lower part of driftwood branch.
Quail standing on mound shaped wooden base, one leg lifted. Very faded signature on underside of base. No date visible.
|1604||Great Blue Heron|
Great blue heron standing on driftwood branch. Metal legs and feet. Branch signed "Gilley '73" near feet. Underside inscribed "Gt. Blue Heron", "Addie Gilley",
|1624||Portraits of New England birds.|
Drawn in color by Louis Agassiz Fuertes and Allan Brooks for "Birds of Massachusetts and other New England states" by Edward Howe Forbush. Published by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
|1623||Birds of America.|
Editor-in-Chief, T. Gilbert Pearson, consulting editor, John Burroughs. Published by The University Society, Inc. Nature Lovers Library, volume 3.
|1622||The warblers of America : a popular account of the wood warblers as they occur in the Western Hemisphere.|
The warblers of America : a popular account of the wood warblers as they occur in the Western Hemisphere.
By Ludlow Griscom, Alexander Sprunt, Jr. and other ornithologists of note. Illustrated by John Henry Dick. Published by The Devin-Adair Co.
|1621||Birds that hunt and are hunted : life histories of one hundred and seventy birds of prey, game birds and water-fowls.|
Birds that hunt and are hunted : life histories of one hundred and seventy birds of prey, game birds and water-fowls.
Published by Grosset & Dunlap. Signed by the author.
|1620||Art of the decoy : American bird carvings.|
Drawings by Lou Schifferl. Published by Bramhall House. Signed by the author.
|1619||American water and game birds.|
Silhouettes by Ugo Mochi. Photographs by Allan D. Cruikshank and others. Prepared in cooperation with the Chicago Natural History Museum. Published by E. P. Dutton & Co. Flyleaf inscribed : "To Wendell Gilley - May this book help a bit to inspire you to still more perfection in your art - Friend Billy B., 1956".
|1618||The art of wood carving.|
Published by D. Van Nostrand Co., Inc.
|1617||Birds : a demonstration in color reproduction from The Lakeside Press, R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, reprinted from Compton's Pictured Encyclopedia, by permission.|
Birds : a demonstration in color reproduction from The Lakeside Press, R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, reprinted from Compton's Pictured Encyclopedia, by permission.
Front cover signed "W. H. Gilley, S.W. Harbor, Maine".
|1616||Fåglar i naturen|
Published in Stockholm by Wahlstrom & Widstrand. In Swedish. Flyleaf inscribed " To my friend Wendell Gilley, Scott".
Illustrated by Constance Morton. Published by Bonanza Books.
|1614||A book of ducks.|
Published by Penguin Books. Plates by Peter Shepheard. On cover: "A King Penguin Book." Endpaper signed "Wendell Gilley."
|1613||Feathered pets : a treatise on the food, breeding and care of canaries, parrots and other cage birds.|
Feathered pets : a treatise on the food, breeding and care of canaries, parrots and other cage birds.
25th edition. Published by the author.