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American Spiders

by GERTSCH, Willis

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Published
1949
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Very Good +
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First Edition
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NY: Van Nostrand, 1949. Bound in green cloth, stamped in gold. The first edition of this 285 pp. book on spiders, lots of illustrations. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.
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NY: Francis P. Harper, 1897. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in brown, black and white with illustration of a Turkey pictured on the front panel. The first edition of this now classic book on birds in the U.S. 220 pp.+ the publisher's color chart at end of book. Darkening to spine, but still readable. Bookplate… Read more
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$60.00
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North American Shore Birds

by ELIOT, Daniel Girard

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Published
1895
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Very Good
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First Edition
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NY: Francis P. Harper, 1895. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in brown, black and white with illustration of a duck billed bird on the front panel. The first edition of this now classic book on birds in the U.S. 268 pp. Darkening to spine, but still readable. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo -… Read more
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The Wild Fowl of the United States and British Possessions or the Swan, Geese, Ducks and Mergansers of North America.

by ELIOT, Daniel Girard

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Published
1898
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Very Good
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First Edition
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$135.00

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NY: Francis P. Harper, 1898. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in brown, black and white with illustration of a swan on the front panel. The first edition of this now classic book on Fowl in the U.S. 316 pp. + ads. Darkening to spine, but still readable. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo -… Read more
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The North American Deserts

by JAEGER, Edmund C.

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Published
1961
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VG+
Edition
Second Printing
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$13.00

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Stanford, Ca.: Stanford University Press, 1961. Bound in tan decorated buckram, sans DW; maps in text; illustrated in black & white; 308pp.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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Mid-Atlantic Wildfowl Festival, 1979

by (no author)

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Published
1979
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VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Virginia Beach, Va.: Back Bay Wildfowl Guild, 1979. Scarce booklet bound in pictorial stiff wraps; color and black & white photos and illustrations; 72pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. VG++/No Jacket.
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Reading the Mountains of Home

by ELDER, John

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780674748880
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$12.00

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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998. Vermont history, Bristol region; Bound in brown quarter cloth and green paper boards, sans DW; black & white illustrations; 253pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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The Mating Instinct

by MILNE, Lorus J. and Margery

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Published
1954
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VG
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First Edition
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1954. Bound in black buckram, sans DW; off-setting to end-papers; illustrated in black & white; 243pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG/No Jacket. Illus. by MURIE, Olaus J..
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Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior - Two Volumes

by EMORY, William H

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Published
1857
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VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$2,900.00

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Washington D,C.: A.O.P. Nicholson, 1857. Volume 2 published in 1859 by Nicholson. The Senate Issue(s), 2 Volumes; [355] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (some col.), map, col. ports. New Spines on original boards. Ex-library copy (but only the title page shows imprint of the library (Reference copies). Ref.: Howes E146; Sabin 22538. … Read more
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Trees of America

by (no author)

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Published
1973
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VG+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780872940390
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$13.00

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Waukesha, Wi.: Outdoor World, 1973. By the editors of "Outdoor World" magazine; bound in green paper boards, sans DW; illustrated in color and black & white; DW flaps laid-in; 192pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Coro-Coro: The World of the Scarlet Ibis

by ZAHL, Paul A

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Published
1954
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$17.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1954. Foreword by Joseph Wood Krutch; black & white plates; 264pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Living World of Audubon

by CLEMENT, Roland C

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Published
1980
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780671418816
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$13.00

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New York: Fireside/Simon & Schuster, 1980. "Audubon's historic hand-colored engravings"; 144pp.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. VG+/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Atlas of Animal Migration

by JARMAN, Cathy

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Published
1972
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VG+
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First Edition
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London: Heinemann, 1972. Bound in green buckram, sans DW; illustrated in color and black & white; DW flap laid-in; 124pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Native Grace; Prints of the New World 1590-1876 (Signed)

by ARADER III, W. Graham

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780934738477
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$65.00

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Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Thomasson-Grant, 1988. Signed & inscribed by the author on ffep.; introduction by Wendy Shadwell; color and black & white; 127pp.. Inscribed and Signed By the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Discovering Nature; An Introduction to the World Outside (Signed)

by GANTZ, Charlotte Orr

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Published
1958
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VG+
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Second Printing
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$22.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1958. Second printing bound in dark blue decorated cloth, sans DW; slight forward lean; signed and inscribed by the author on ffep.; some marginalia; black & white header illustrations; 239pp.. Inscribed and Signed By the Author. Second Printing. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket. Illus. by HARGENS, Charles.
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The Art of Robert Bateman

by BATEMAN, Robert

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780670134977
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$35.00

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New York: Viking, 1981. Housed in a bright, price-clipped DW; text by Ramsay Derry; introduction by Roger Tory Peterson; color and black & white; 178pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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A Victorian Flora: The Flower Paintings of Caroline May

by MABEY, Richard; Ed

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Published
1991
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VG++
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First Edition
ISBN
9780879514129
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$14.50

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Woodstock, N.Y.: The Overlook Press, 1991. 86 facsimile color full page illustrations; previous owners name & date penned on ffep.; unpaginated, approx. 165pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++. Illus. by MAY, Caroline. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Odyssey Book of American Wildflowers

by RICKETT, H.W

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Published
1964
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VG+
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First Edition
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New York: Golden Press, 1964. Small tears and chipping to top od DW; color photos by Farrell Grehan; 252pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+ Price-Clipped. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Illustrated History of the Natural World

by GOLDSMITH, Oliver

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Published
1990
Condition
VG+
Edition
Reprint
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9780517027325
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$17.00

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New York: Arch Cape Press, 1990. Reprint edition with 200 full color prints; foreword by Gerald Durrell; previous owners name on ffep.; 256pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Keepers of the Wilderness

by LONGORIA, Arturo

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Published
2000
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780890969298
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$22.00

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College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2000. Environmental History Series, Number 15; creases to front DW flap; 115pp. Overall, a tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+.
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