Shorebird Decoys of North Carolina by Kroghie Andreson and Phillip Harvey. If you are a new or an old hand to duck decoy collecting, this is an invaluable reference. The photographs are excellent and show both form and detail. This book was a limited print and hard to find. $275

Gunnin' Birds by Kroghie AndresenGunnin’ Birds, by Kroghie Andresen is a treasure of information for those particularly interested in the North Carolina and Back Bay, Virginia decoys.  It includes over 1300 images with 936 pictures of decoys carved by over 200 carvers.  Inside, Andresen identifies the origins of many of his own decoys and uncovers the history and legacy of some of the lesser known carvers in the North Carolina and Back Bay, Virginia communities. 

This comprehensive guide provides a wealth of knowledge to decoy enthusiasts and Southern historians alike.  Andresen does an excellent job of organizing his vast findings and writings in a very accessible, engaging way so that even a casual hobbyist will come away from the book with heightened understanding and enthusiasm for decoy collecting. Signed. There are no plans for a second printing. $550 Shipping is USPS Priority mail

Decoys of the Atlantic Flyway by George Ross Star limited edition 242 of 375 numbered copies. Signed. $150

Shang Wheeler Book by Shang is the first biography to document the life and work of the remarkable Charles E. Shang Wheeler (1872-1949), whose prize-winning decoys set a standard of excellence equaled by few and surpassed by none. $50

Masterworks of the Illinois River by Stephen O'brian Jr.and Julie Carlson. Great condition and in a clear slip jacket. $275

Carteret Waterfowl Heritage details the history of the region and its guides. Mitchell Fulcher is a local legend in Carteret County. Jack Dudley does a great job in his interviews and research for this book. $65

Waterfowl Heritage: North Carolina Decoys and Gunning Lore by William Neal Conley 1982. Signed to Nancy by Neal Conley Nov 12, 1983 at Easton Waterfowl Festival. Very Good overall condition. Some wear on dust jacket. Out of Stock


Mitchell Fulcher is arguably North Carolina's most artistic and talented carver. The decoys that strongly influenced Mitchell were the Holly family of Maryland, Mason Factory decoys of Detroit, and decoys from New Jersey and the Delaware River areas. The Carolina Decoy Collectors Association has complied one of the finest collections of Carteret County, NC decoys and featured them in this full color book by species. $145 including sales tax. One copy left