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Image for Wyoming Wildlife: January to March 1961, Hardbound in One Volume

Wyoming Wildlife: January to March 1961, Hardbound in One Volume

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cheyenne, Wyoming, Wyoming Game and Fish Commission: 1961

Seller ID: 09843

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear to boards. Magazines inside are clean with little wear if any, except for the March issue, which shows some moisture exposure to the front cover. Previous owner address label on back cover of each issue. View more info

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Guide to Higher Aquarium Animals

By: Boardman, Edward T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Cranbrook Press: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00965

Condition: Near Fine


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... View more info

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The Mississippi Kite

By: Bolen, Eric G.; Flores, Dan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, U.S.A., University of Texas Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01278

ISBN: 0292751486

Condition: 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. View more info

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A Zoo at Home

By: Burton, M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons, Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01189

ISBN: 0460043838

Condition: Very Good+


Very light wear to book and jacket. No chips or tears. 224 pages with Index. Illustrated with black and white photos. View more info

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Just Like an Animal

By: Burton, Maurice

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00807

ISBN: 0684159112

Condition: 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. View more info

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Illustrations of the Birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America

By: Cassin, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Texas State Historical Association: 1992

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 04257

ISBN: 0876111061

Condition: Near Fine+


Facsimile copy of Cassin's 1856 original edition, limited to 1850 copies. Quarter-bound cloth and paper-covered boards, gilt titles to the spine, and printed image of a Cassin illustration on the front cover (Curved billed Thrush, plate 42 in book). 298 pages, Index. Illustrated with 50 color plates. Foreword by Dorman H. Winfrey, Introduction by Robert McCracken Peck. View more info

Image for Caribbean Reef Invertebrates and Plants: A Field Guide to the Invertebrates and Plants Occuring on Coral Reefs of the Caribbean, the bahamas and Florida

Caribbean Reef Invertebrates and Plants: A Field Guide to the Invertebrates and Plants Occuring on Coral Reefs of the Caribbean, the bahamas and Florida

By: Colin, Patrick I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Neptune City, New Jersey, T.F.H. Publications: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06053

ISBN: 0876664605

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner name stamped on endpapers. Sticker residue on rear cover and a date in black ink just below it. Couple of small areas of "bubbling" on the front cover. 512 pages with Bibliography and Index. Profusely illustrated with photos, many in color. View more info

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Wild Flowers of Alberta

By: Cormack, R.G.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, Government of Alberta, Department of Industry and Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04462

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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Nature's Way: A Book of Essays about Nature

By: Gennaro, A. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Portales, New Mexico, Marnaric Press: 1996

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 07073

ISBN: 0964843102

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Wilderness Reflections: A Season By Season Journey Through America's Great North Woods

By: Goldsworthy, Walt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Ideals Publications Corporation: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 06376

ISBN: 0895422220

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Geese Of Beaver Bog

By: Heinrich, Bernd

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Ecco Press: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 02626

ISBN: 0060197455

Condition: Near Fine


Vermont biologist/writer becomes foster parent to a gosling in the beaver bog near his rural home. Publisher's letter laid in. View more info

Image for Ocean Realm Guide to Corals of Florida, Bahamas and the Caribbean

Ocean Realm Guide to Corals of Florida, Bahamas and the Caribbean

By: Humann, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Miami, Ocean Realm Publishing Corporation: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 02829

Condition: 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. View more info

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The Emperor's Embrace : Reflections on Animal Families and Fatherhood

By: Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01739

ISBN: 0671020838

Condition: Near Fine+


Remainder mark bottom edge. View more info

Patterns of Survival

By: Milne, Lorus and Margery

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05567

Condition: 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. View more info

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The Great Bear: Contemporary Writings on the Grizzly

By: Murray, John A. (Editor)

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Bothell, Washington, Alaska Northwest Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07718

ISBN: 0882403923

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Encyclopedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour

By: Preston-Mafham, Rod and Ken

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press: 1993

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 03200

ISBN: 0262161370

Condition: Fine


Contents include Sexual Behaviour, Egg-laying Behaviour, Parental Care, Feeding Behaviour, Defensive Behaviour, Bibliography and Indexes. Illustrated with figures and color plates. 320 pages. View more info

Image for The Dolphin Doctor: A Pioneering Veterinarian Remembers the Extraordinary Dolphin That Inspired His Career

The Dolphin Doctor: A Pioneering Veterinarian Remembers the Extraordinary Dolphin That Inspired His Career

By: Ridgway, Sam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dublin, New Hampshire, Yankee Books: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 03720

ISBN: 0899091407

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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An Underwater Guide to Hawaii

By: Robinson, Ed; Fielding, Ann

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Hawaii, University of Hawaii Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04112

ISBN: 0824811046

Condition: 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. View more info

Image for The Birds of Alberta: With Their Ranges in Saskatchewan & Manitoba

The Birds of Alberta: With Their Ranges in Saskatchewan & Manitoba

By: Salt, Walter Raymond; Salt, Jim R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, Hurtig Publishers: 1976

Seller ID: 02818

ISBN: 0888301081

Condition: Very Good


498 pp., indexed, common & scientific names. Numerous color plates, mapped endpapers. Assumed 1st, no additional printings listed. View more info

Image for California Birds: Their Status and Distribution

California Birds: Their Status and Distribution

By: Small, Arnold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vista, California, Ibis Publishing Company: 1994

Seller ID: 06407

ISBN: 0934797099

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Small, faint stain or smudge to front cover, else fine. 342 pages, with Appendixes, Bibliography, Recommended References, and Bird-Finding Guides, Literature Cited, and Index. The author states in the Preface: "...this book will prove valuable to amateur and professional ornithologists alike, as well as to the general public..." Illustrated with photographs by Arnold Small and Brian E. Small and maps by J... View more info