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image of Full house, the spread of excellence from Plato to Darwin

Full house, the spread of excellence from Plato to Darwin

by Gould, Stephen Jay

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Published
1996
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9780517703946
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New York: Harmony Books, 1996. Hardcover. 244p., first edition, first printing, tipped in page with Gould's signature, very good condition in like dj with flap price intact and an "autographed edition" sticker on front panel.
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Steinbeck and the Environment: Interdisciplinary Approaches

by Beegel, Susan F., Susan Shillinglaw, and Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr., editors; foreword by Elaine Steinbeck

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780817308469
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£11.07

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Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 1997. Hardcover. xvi, 363p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, very good condition in a lightly worn unclipped dj.
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image of La Alpaca; Enfermedades Infecciosas y parasitarias. Contrato U.N.M. de S.M.-Zona Agraria XII (Puno) del Ministerio de Agricultura

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Lima: Centro de Investigacion Instituto Veterinario de Investigaciones Tropicales y de Altura (IVITA), 1971. Pamphlet. 64p., glazed alkaline paperstock throughout, thoroughly illustrated with b&w photos, diagrams, charts and sketches of animals large and very very small. Softbound, a stapled pamphlet in 9.5x7 inch photographic wraps, somewhat edgeworn and crimped externally with an inked letter on cover, a sound copy… Read more
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image of The West American Scientist, A popular monthly review and record for the Pacific Coast. Volume VII, January 1891. Whole number 56  [with]  February 1891, no.57  [two items together]

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Orcutt / San Diego: C.R. Orcutt, 1891. Respectively 73-104, 105-136p., plus science/medicine ads; softbound journals in 9x5.5 inch plain printed terracotta wraps. Ex library (from collection of "Microscopical Journal") with neat rubberstamp to cover and some old pencilled acquisition marks, but no real abuse. Staples are rusted with migration, dust to covers and a faint vertical crease, rear joint… Read more
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Peak and Prairie

by sierra club rocky mountain chapter

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Published
1973
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Boulder: sierra club rocky mountain chapter, 1973. Newsletter. Fifteen issues, 6p., previous owners name inked in upper rt corner of cover wrap and, on most issues, an office "received" stamp with date in same location, all have subscriber's address printed on address area, else good copy. Issues in this run: Vol. 4, Nos. 3, 9, Vol. 5, Nos. 5-9,… Read more
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Water in Nepal

by Gyawali, Dipak

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Published
2001
ISBN
9789993313113
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Kathmandu: Himal Books, 2001. Hardcover. xiv, 280p., illustrated with line maps in color, diagrams (also color) and tables; hardbound in laminated boards, a very good, clean, sound, unmarked copy. FYI, the arts of book design, presswork and binding are at a high level in that small country.
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image of Desert Rats, remembered by Charles L. Camp; the title was a proud one and not lightly bestowed. Genuine burro prospectors were self-sufficient, self-reliant men; uninhibited lovers of independence and solitude. Their traits of character were accentuated in isolation. They had personal charm and usually a sardonic sense of humor

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Berkeley: The Friends of the Bancroft Library, 1966. 55p.; "designed and printed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy," rubricated title and initials, untrimmed fore edge; clothbound, no statement of limitation. A pretty book with a dark smudge to lower margin of front cover and tiny areas of abrasion, an else wonderful copy: no other damage, no other soil, no ownership… Read more
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image of How the Bodies of Animals are Constructed. The Anatomy and Mechanism of the Body (Key to Comparative Anatomy)

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Girard: Haldeman-Julius Publications, nd. Pamphlet. 63p., staplebound 8.5 x 5.5 inch pamphlet in decorated [series] wraps, somewhat browned and edgeworn, pages toned else good condition. Key to culture no. 8.
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image of The Marvelous Kingdom of Animal Life. The Amazing Variety and Wonderful Lives of Animals Today (Key to Zoology)

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Girard: Haldeman-Julius Publications, nd. Pamphlet. 64p., staplebound 8.5 x 5.5 inch pamphlet in decorated [series] wraps, somewhat browned and edgeworn, pages toned, small stain on rear wrap else good condition. Key to culture no. 7.
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image of The Marvelous Kingdom of Plant Life. The Fascinating Story of the Evolution of Plants and Flowers (Key to Botany)

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Girard: Haldeman-Julius Publications, nd. Pamphlet. 58, [6]p., staplebound 8.5 x 5.5 inch pamphlet in decorated [series] wraps, somewhat browned and edgeworn, pages toned else good condition. Key to culture no. 6.
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image of [Reforesting, Forests - a collection of pamphlets]: The Natural Replacement of White Pine on Old Fields in New England. - Advice for Forest Planters in Oklahoma and Adjacent Regions. - Sugar Pine and Western Yellow Pine in California. - The Forest Resources of the World. - Chaparral, Studies in the Swarf Forests, or Elfin-wood, of Southern California. - Eucalypts in Florida [&c &c; eleven unduplicated booklets]

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U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Forestry, 1910. Averaging perhaps 30 or 40 pages, these punchholed for fastening and in fact are fastened with cords into a single generic library cardstock monstrosity, the covers broken and distorted, while the pamphlets are in way better shape even though Dewey-decimaled and perforated with institutional information. The lot of eleven as a… Read more
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Papua New Guinea Birds

by Mackay, Roy D.

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Published
1987
ISBN
9780949267542
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Bathurst Australia: Robert Brown & Associates (Aust) Pty. Ltd, 1987. Paperback. Unpaginated, about thirty pages long, each plate numbered, 72 in all. Profuse color plates (very clear photos), find a fullpage line map inside back cover, softback in stapled 9.5x7 photodecorated wraps. A little crimped with handling, unmarked and clean, a very good copy.
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image of How Shall I Live my Life? on liberating the earth from civilization

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Oakland: PM Press, 2008. Paperback. 302p., pictorial wraps, new, 2nd printing, very good. interviews with a dozen thinkers and activists.
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image of Research at Hopland: 1951-2001, an Annotated Bibliography

Research at Hopland: 1951-2001, an Annotated Bibliography

by Timm, Robert M., Charles E. Vaughn, editors

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Published
2003
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Hopland: University of California / Hopland Research and Extension Center, 2003. Paperback. xiii, 277p., illustrated with numerous b&w vignette site & animal photos, massive softbound printed double-column (very clear presswork), 11x8.5 inch decorated white wraps. Unmolested, strictly fine throughout. … Read more
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image of Vertebrate Animals of Point Lobos Reserve, 1934-35

Vertebrate Animals of Point Lobos Reserve, 1934-35

by Grinnell, Joseph and Jean M. Linsdale

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Published
1936
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Washington DC: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1936. vi, 159p., illustrated from b&w photography (mostly site photos), softbound in plain printed 10x6.5 inch grey wraps. A little toned and edgeworn, two ownership names in ink, a clean sound copy. Publication no. 481.
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image of A Sportsman's Guide to Improving Deer Habitat in California

A Sportsman's Guide to Improving Deer Habitat in California

by Kucera, Thomas E., Kenneth E. Mayer

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Published
1999
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Sacramento: State of California Department of Fish and Game, 1999. Paperback. 95p., color site and animal photography throughout, with line maps (spot-color enhanced) and pleasant vignette sketches. Softbound in glossy 9x6 inch colorphoto wraps, absolutely clean, sound, and unmarked, a very good copy.
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image of Birds and Mammals of the Sierra Nevada, with Records from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1953. Hardcover. xvii, 484p., illustrated from b&w photography, color paintings, and a folded map on onionskin paperstock bound into back. Hardbound in 9.5x6 inch boards and dust jacket (boards are decorated with a wraparound photo image). Book itself is clean and sound, with a small ownership name on ffep being the only marking, while… Read more
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image of Big Game in Alaska, A History of Wildlife and People

Big Game in Alaska, A History of Wildlife and People

by Sherwood, Morgan; A. Starker Leopold association

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Published
1981
ISBN
9780300026252
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1981. xii, 200p., has a photo section (period portraits and trophies), first edition brown cloth boards titled in silverfoil, in glossy decorated dust jacket. Jacket is mildly edgeworn with a short tear, book itself is untouched except for A. Starker Leopold's ownership signature and two marginal comments (in his neat pencilling) at pp.147 &… Read more
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image of The Black Bear in Modern North America. Proceedings of the Workshop on the Management Biology of North American Black Bear [held in] Kalispell, Montana, February 17-19, 1977

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Missoula MT: Boone and Crockett Club. Paperback. 300p., illustrated with charts and tables, and a number of B&w photos, softbound in 9x6 inch colorphoto wraps. Find the ownership initials and private library statement of A. Starker Leopold on ffep, and an underline on the titlepage (of author's last name), an else very good clean sound copy.
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image of Forest Bird Communities of the Hawaiian Islands: Their Dynamics, Ecology, and Conservation. Drawings of native birds by H. Douglas Pratt

Forest Bird Communities of the Hawaiian Islands: Their Dynamics, Ecology, and Conservation. Drawings of native birds by H. Douglas Pratt

by Scott, J. Michael, Stephen Mountainspring, Fred L. Ramsey, and Cameron B. Kepler

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Published
1986
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Los Angeles: Cooper Ornithological Society, 1986. Paperback. xii, 431p., profusely illustrated with b&w site and creature photos, line maps galore, stats and tables. Softbound in 10x7 inch colorphoto wraps. Cover wraps are slightly curled, find a tiny ownership name on titlepage, an else entirely unmarked copy, clean and sound. Studies in Avian Biology no. 9.
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