John Beaufoy Publishing


Jbp logoJohn Beaufoy Publishing is an independent book publisher based in Oxford, England, which specializes in the fields of natural history, travel, and adventure. Within these categories, we have a strong subsidiary focus on publishing books about the tropical regions of Southeast Asia, Africa, Central America and the Caribbean: the parts of the world lying between the tropics of Cancer and Capricorn.

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The 100 Best Bird Watching Sites in Southeast Asia

Yong Ding Li & Low Bing Wen

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Southeast Asia has a vast diversity of birdlife, comprising roughly one fifth of the world’s 10,000 living species, and of which over 850 are endemic, making the region a richly rewarding destination for birdwatchers. This fully illustrated guide describes the 100 best sites for viewing both common and rare species, covering sites in Myanmar, Thailand, […]


African Safari (2nd edition)

Peter & Beverly Pickford


An African safari is arguably one of the most alluring and universally understood dreams of our time. Just the thought of an African safari evokes adventure, a journey through nature’s grandest spectacle, a glimpse of the earth before man. Peter and Beverly Pickford’s African Safari is an exploration of everything the word safari conjures up, […]


A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica

Steve Bird

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This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in Costa Rica is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from one of the country’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography, climate, habitat types, […]