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Van Nostrand's Standard Catalog of Shells: Current Values, Illustrations, Names, Geographical Distributions and Classification of the Sea Shells of the World
1
Van Nostrand's Standard Catalog of Shells: Current Values, Illustrations, Names, Geographical Distributions and Classification of the Sea Shells of the World
Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc.: 1964: First Edition: Soft Cover: Very Good: Reading crease to spine. Binding solid, clean copy free of marks or writing, chips or tears. Illustrated covers. 190 pages, including Index. Black & white drawings illustrate the book.: 06055: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Birds of Lebanon and the Jordan Area, Benson, S. Vere
2 Benson, S. Vere
Birds of Lebanon and the Jordan Area
International Council for Bird Preservation: 1970: 0723212899 / 9780723212898: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Mild shelf wear. Previous owner name on the front free endpaper. Jacket has a few edge tears and some creasing along the top edge of the rear panel. Protected now in a new Mylar archival cover. 218 pages with Appendix and Index. 94 species illustrated in color, 258 in black and white by the author.: 07439: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Guide to Higher Aquarium Animals, Boardman, Edward T.
3 Boardman, Edward T.
Guide to Higher Aquarium Animals
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan: Cranbrook Press: 1944: First Edition: Near Fine: Very Good: Dark blue boards with gilt lettering and a blind stamp of a salamander. Green pictorial jacket with a small chip at the head of the spine and upper corners and stain at the tail, which does not affect the book. Bulletin No. 21 from the Cranbrook Institute of Science, July 1944. An amateur's introduction to the native fishes, salamanders, frogs, toads, snakes, and turtles, which are most adaptable to aquarium life for a broad area centered in Michigan. This book serves as a guide to identifying and caring for each species described. 107 pages, glossy paper, illustrated with photos and drawings.: 00965: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Mississippi Kite, Bolen, Eric G.; Flores, Dan
4 Bolen, Eric G.; Flores, Dan
The Mississippi Kite
Austin, TX, U.S.A.: University of Texas Press: 1993: 0292751486 / 9780292751484: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: History and natural history of the "southern hawk," illustrated with beautiful color photographs. 115 pages. From the Corrie Herring Hooks Series, No. 25 (books on ornithology and natural history), University of Texas Press.: 01278: 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
A Zoo at Home, Burton, M.
5 Burton, M.
A Zoo at Home
London: J. M. Dent & Sons, Ltd.: 1979: 0460043838 / 9780460043830: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good+: Very Good+: Very light wear to book and jacket. No chips or tears. 224 pages with Index. Illustrated with black and white photos.: 01189: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Just Like an Animal, Burton, Maurice
6 Burton, Maurice
Just Like an Animal
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1978: 0684159112 / 9780684159119: First Edition: Very Good: Very Good: Small, light stain to the bottom edge of the page block. Slight wrinkling to jacket's front and back. Previous owner's initial stamp on half-title. An examination of the amazing ways in which animals seem to show emotions and behaviors such as compassion, fidelity, grief, unselfishness, affection, gratitude, and Good Samaritanism.: 00807: 
Price: 7.50 USD
 
 
Caribbean Reef Invertebrates and Plants: A Field Guide to the Invertebrates and Plants Occuring on Coral Reefs of the Caribbean, the Bahamas and Florida, Colin, Patrick I.
7 Colin, Patrick I.
Caribbean Reef Invertebrates and Plants: A Field Guide to the Invertebrates and Plants Occuring on Coral Reefs of the Caribbean, the Bahamas and Florida
Neptune City, New Jersey: T.F.H. Publications: 1978: 0876664605 / 9780876664605: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Previous owne name stickers to covers and stamps to endpapers. Couple of small areas on "bubbling" on the front cover. 512 pages with Bibliography and Index. Profusely illustrated with photos, many in color.: 06053: 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
Wild Flowers of Alberta, Cormack, R.G.H.
8 Cormack, R.G.H.
Wild Flowers of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta: Government of Alberta, Department of Industry and Development: 1967: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: No Jacket: Light blue cloth, 415 pages. Bumping to spine ends, previous owner name on front free endpaper. Clean copy. Contents include: Plant structures, Index by family, Habitat studies, Wild flowers, Glossary Bibliography, Index of common names, Index of scientific names. Illustrate with endpaper maps, color photos from Alberta's nature photographers, and line drawings by the author.: 04462: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Nature's Way: A Book of Essays about Nature, Gennaro, A. L.
9 Gennaro, A. L.
Nature's Way: A Book of Essays about Nature
Portales, New Mexico: Marnaric Press: 1996: 0964843102 / 9780964843103: Soft Cover: Very Good: SIGNED: Some rubbing and a few scratches to the covers. Clean interior. Signed to the previous owners by the author. 201 pages. Eighty essays from the author, a biology professor at Eastern New Mexico University, which have appeared in New Mexico newspapers and as part of the author's lecture series. All 80 essays have been recorded as scripts for radio programs at KENW-FM. Illustrated by the author.: 07073: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Wilderness Reflections: A Season By Season Journey Through America's Great North Woods, Goldsworthy, Walt
10 Goldsworthy, Walt
Wilderness Reflections: A Season By Season Journey Through America's Great North Woods
Milwaukee: Ideals Publications Corporation: 1977: 0895422220 / 9780895422224: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Colleen Callahan Gonring: Inscribed and Signed By Author: Rubbing or staining to the rear cover, else the book is in Fine condition. 64 pages, illustrated with drawings. Inscribed by the author to the book's previous owner.: 06376: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Geese Of Beaver Bog, Heinrich, Bernd
11 Heinrich, Bernd
The Geese Of Beaver Bog
New York: Ecco Press: 2004: 0060197455 / 9780060197452: First Printing: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: Vermont biologist/writer becomes foster parent to a gosling in the beaver bog near his rural home. Publisher's letter laid in.: 02626: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
12 Humann, Paul
Ocean Realm Guide to Corals of Florida, Bahamas and the Caribbean
Miami: Ocean Realm Publishing Corporation: 1983: First Printing: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Jacket has a few small edge tears, rubbing, and some light moisture staining near the top of the front panel. 80 pages, numerous color plates. Contents cover hydrocorals, gorgonians, hard corals, and antipatharians. Also included, a common name index and a scientific name index.: 02829: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Gulf of Mexico, Keating, Bern
13 Keating, Bern
The Gulf of Mexico
Neptune City, New Jersey: Viking Press: 1972: 0670357596 / 9780670357598: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine -: Dan Guravich [Photographs]: 110 pages, illustrated with color photos. A two-page map of the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean, Mexico, and bordering US states follows the Table of Contents. Text and photo essay on the ecology of this area and a pleas for its preservation.: 06059: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Emperor's Embrace : Reflections on Animal Families and Fatherhood, Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff
14 Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff
The Emperor's Embrace : Reflections on Animal Families and Fatherhood
New York: Pocket Books: 1999: 0671020838 / 9780671020835: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine+: Near Fine+: Remainder mark bottom edge.: 01739: 
Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
15 Milne, Lorus and Margery
Patterns of Survival
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1967: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Light wear to book, edge wear to jacket. Clean copy. Fourth book in the Prentice-Hall Series in Nature and Natural History, Consulting Editor, Joseph Wood Krutch. 339 pages, illustrated with photos, many by the authors, who studied living creatures in both the laboratory and across six continents.: 05567: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Great Bear: Contemporary Writings on the Grizzly, Murray, John A. (Editor)
16 Murray, John A. (Editor)
The Great Bear: Contemporary Writings on the Grizzly
Bothell, Washington: Alaska Northwest Books: 1992: 0882403923 / 9780882403922: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Appears unread, but the lower corners have been nicked. An anthology of literature about grizzly bears from writers such as Edward Abbey, Rick Bass, John McPhee, Doug Peacock, and more. 245 pages including: Grizzly Bears in North America: A Chronology, Further Reading, and Index.: 07718: 
Price: 9.50 USD
 
 
A Field Guide to the Birds of Texas, Peterson, Roger Tory
17 Peterson, Roger Tory
A Field Guide to the Birds of Texas
Boston: Houghton Mifflin: 1960: First Edition: Hard Cover: Good: Good: Roger Tory Peterson: Shelf wear to boards, a few creased pages at the beginning of the book. Edge wear, chipping, and rubbing to the dust jacket (also foxing to the rear panel). Protected now in a clear Mylar sleeve. 304 pages with Appendixes (Accidentals, Extinct and Unsuccessful Birds, and Silhouettes) and Index. Includes checklists, which are unmarked. 542 species of birds found in Texas are covered in this book. Numerous illustrations by the author, including 13 pages of silhouettes and 60 plates (36 in full color).: 08667: 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
The Encyclopedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour, Preston-Mafham, Rod and Ken
18 Preston-Mafham, Rod and Ken
The Encyclopedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour
Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press: 1993: 0262161370 / 9780262161374: First American Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall: Contents include Sexual Behaviour, Egg-laying Behaviour, Parental Care, Feeding Behaviour, Defensive Behaviour, Bibliography and Indexes. Illustrated with figures and color plates. 320 pages.: 03200: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
19 Ridgway, Sam
The Dolphin Doctor: A Pioneering Veterinarian Remembers the Extraordinary Dolphin That Inspired His Career
Dublin, New Hampshire: Yankee Books: 1987: 0899091407 / 9780899091402: Second Printing: Hard Cover: Fine: Near Fine: SIGNED: A near flawless copy, the jacket having the only flaw--a tiny edge tear on the rear panel. Erratum strip taped to rear pastedown (inside cover). 159 pages. Signed by the author on the title page (name only). Frontispiece photo of "Tuffy," the dolphin that inspired Dr. Ridgway's career.: 03720: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
An Underwater Guide to Hawaii, Robinson, Ed; Fielding, Ann
20 Robinson, Ed; Fielding, Ann
An Underwater Guide to Hawaii
Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii Press: 1987: 0824811046 / 9780824811044: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: Blue cloth hardcover in laminated pictorial jacket. 156 pages, Index, Suggested Reading. Illustrated with lavish color plates of the underwater habitats. Chapters include Formation of the Hawaiian Islands, Dispersal of Marine Life, Underwater Habitats, Hawaiian Marine Life, Fishes, and Species. Book & jacket near fine condition with just a trace of wear.: 04112: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 

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