John Beaufoy Publishing

NATURAL HISTORY · TRAVEL and ADVENTURE · FOOD · FICTION

Jbp logoJohn Beaufoy Publishing is an independent non-fiction book publisher based in Oxford, England, specialising in the fields of natural history, history and travel. Within these categories, we have a strong subsidiary focus on publishing books about the Indo-Pacific region, including South Asia, Southeast Asia and Australasia. Our books are available from good booksellers around the world.

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Hong Kong

Ray Tipper

Photographic identification guide to the 282 bird species most commonly seen in Hong Kong. The author’s high quality photographs are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Malaysia, including Sabah & Sarawak (3rd edition)

Geoffrey Davison and Yeap Chin Aik

Photographic identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in Malaysia (including the states of Sabah and Sarawak on the island of Borneo). High quality photographs from some of Malaysia’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, length, plumage, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers climate, […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of the Philippines (2nd edition)

Maia Tañedo, Robert Hutchinson, Adrian and Trinket Constantino

A photographic identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in the Philippines. High quality photographs from some of the Philippines’ top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, length, plumage, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography, climate, habitat types, biogeography, the main sites for viewing […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Butterflies of Malaysia (2nd edition)

Laurence Kirton

A photographic identification guide to the 280 butterfly species most commonly seen in Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and southern Thailand. High quality photographs from the area’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Mammals of South-East Asia (2nd edition)

Chris R. Shepherd and Loretta Ann Shepherd

Photographic identification guide to the 129 species of mammal most commonly found in South-East Asia (covering Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam) is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from some of the region’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Thailand

Philip D Round

Photographic identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in Thailand. High quality photographs from one of Thailand’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the […]

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