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Raining Cats and Donkeys

by Tovey, Doreen

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
9167
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$95.00

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New York: Norton, 9167. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Maurice Wilson. Two happily contrary Siamese cats and one highly emotional donkey have a penchant for making life uproariously difficult for their owners, Charles and Doreen Tovey. Red boards gilt spine lettering. Head/heel of spine lightly bumped. Otherwise near fine condition. Dj has minor edgewear and a… Read more
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Wild Turkey Biology & Management

by Dickson, James G. (editor)

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780811718592
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$79.95

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Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1992. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illustrated. A National Wild Turkey Federation Book. Includes background, history, biology, habitat, and management; 463 pages. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Mounting Small Mammals for Museum Exhibition

by Schrimper, Geroge D.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1966
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Very Good
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$12.50

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Iowa City: University of Iowa, 1966. Perfect-bound Stiff Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Tan colored stiff wraps with brown lettering and illustration of mounted squirrel. Typewriter set with b/w photographs. Clean and tight. NO markings. A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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Birds of the Bermudas: A Guide to the Resident and Seasonal Birds of the Bermuda Islands

by Reid, Savile Gray

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Hermit Hill Books
Condition
Good+
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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Hamilton, Bermuda: Bermuda Book Stories. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good+/No Jacket. Companion volume to "Trees and Plants of the Bermudas." Illustrated in colour and giving sufficient description to enable the observerto identify the various species. Broken down into three catagories: Printed in "The Zoologist" for October and November, 1877, and then reprinted by permission at the Royal Gazette Office… Read more
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Mammals of Colorado

by Warren, Edward Royal

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York / London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1910. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. An account of the several species found within the boundaries of the STate, together with a recrod of their habits and of their distribution. With three maps and a full series of illustrations reproduced from photographs taken from nature. Green cloth with… Read more
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The Sea

by Woodward, Stanley

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised, Limited Edition
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$50.00

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Wake-Brook House, 1958. Revised, Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Author. Reproductions of paintings by Woodward tipped in. Includes a biographical sketch of the artist and a distinguished group of marine poems. Signed by Woodward on front free endpaper. Copy number 25 of revised edition. Hand-made bindings in decorative cloth, "keyed to the mood of… Read more
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Birds and Man

by Hudson, W.H.

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Published
1901
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Very Good
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$45.00

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London: Longmans, Green & Company, 1901. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Green cloth boards with gilt spine lettering and Longmans' logo embossed in gilt on front board. Head/heel of spine bumped. Spine slightly darkened. Minor discoloration on front board. Otherwise clean and tight. Some pages unopened. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Where the Earth Ends: a Journey Beyond Patagonia

by Harrison, John

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780719561511
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$20.00

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London: John Murray, 2000. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. A journey to the southernmost farm on earth and return trip on a Russian research vessel up the western coast of South America. "most unusual and delightful book, full of surprises, ambiguites and strange quirks of knowledge, and written with attractive gusto." -- Jan Morris. 8vo… Read more
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Guide to the Spring Flowers of Minnesota

by Rosendahl, Carl Otto and Frederic C. Butters

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Eighth Revised Edition
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$10.00

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Minneapolis: Burgess Publishing, 1951. Eighth Revised Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Typical library markings. Clean and tight. Illustrated with line drawings. In this edition the sequence of orders and families of the Engler-Prantl system has been adopted in place of the Besseyan arrangement used in the preceding editions. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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Trees of Santa Barbara

by Muller, Katherine K. and Richard E. Broder, Will Beittel

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering. Lists and describes over 600 trees. Illustrated with 50 color plates, 51 line drawings, and 24 b/w photographs. Since many of these trees are widely grown throughout southern California, it is expected that the book will be… Read more
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Sketchbook of Santa Barbara's Native Wildflowers

by Broughton, Jacqueline P.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780916436025
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$50.00

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Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, 1977. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Author. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with b/w drawings and color frontis. From the library of Julia & Paul Child. Their names written on front free endpaepr. Ms. Child wrote "SB Wildflowers" lightly at top edge of front board. No other markings. Clean and tight.… Read more
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Keepers of the Spirit: Stories of Nature and Humankind

by Rainier, Chris (Paul Berry, editor)

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780941831765
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$35.00

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Hillsboro, Oregon: Beyond Words Publishing, 1993. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Photographs By Author. Foreward by Marianne Fulton and Introduction by Oren Lyons. Grey cloth boards with white lettering and a photo label. Eighth title in The EarthSong Collection. Absolutely stunning b/w photos of indigenous people around the world. Rectangular 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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Art of Nature: Reflections on the Grand Design

by McNulty, Tim

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780930861056
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$25.00

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Seattle: Prior Publishing, 1992. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Photography By Bruce W. Heinemann. Grey silk boards with silver lettering. Illustrated with stunning color photographs. Dj has 1-inch closed tear at top edge and very minor soiling. Rectangular 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Audubon Society Book of Insects

by Line, Les and Lorus and Margery Milne

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810918061
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$35.00

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New York: Abrams, 1983. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrated with 156 color photos. Organized by major groups, each with a common ancestry or lifestyle. Edges of black cloth boards are slightly faded. Verso of dj's back panel shows a damp stain. Does not affect book or right side of dj. A beautiful book that gives… Read more
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Swallowtail Butterflies of North America

by Tyler, Hamilton

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780879610388
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$45.00

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Healdsburg, California: Naturegraph, 1975. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Color plates by Donald Phillips and line drawings by Gary Lisandrelli. A compendium of all the known species, subspecies, and most of the "forms," of Swallowtail butterflied found in all of North America, from Yucatan to Alaska. Color plates of 103 Swallowtails, and line drawings show how… Read more
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Auk: A Quarterly Journal of Ornithology, Vol. 55 No. 2, April 1938

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Published
1938
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Good
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$6.50

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Lancaster, PA: American Ornithologists' Union, 1938. Stiff Wraps. Good/No Jacket as Issued. Continuation of the Bulletin of the Nuttall Ornithological Club. Manila colored stiff wraps. Head/heel of spine bumped and chipped. Some soiling on covers. Otherwise clean and tight. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Auk: A Quarterly Journal of Ornithology, Vol. 55 No. 1, January 1938

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1938
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Good
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Lancaster, PA: American Ornithologists' Union, 1938. Stiff Wraps. Good/No Jacket as Issued. Continuation of the Bulletin of the Nuttall Ornithological Club. Manila colored stiff wraps. Head/heel of spine bumped and chipped. Some soiling on covers. Otherwise clean and tight. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Cousteau's Australia Journey

by Cousteau, Jean-Michel and Mose Richards

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
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$25.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1993. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Fine in fine dj. Blue cloth boards. "Cousteau explorers teamed up with fishermen and natural scientists, native peoples and island voyagers, as they traveled around and acrosss the fascinating country-continent Down Under." More than 120 4-color pho tos.
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Dreams of a Perfect Earth

by Milne, Lorus J. and Margery

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Atheneum, New York, 1982. First edition (stated).. Fine in fine dj. Illustrated by StephanieFleischer. Heel of spine is slightly bumped.
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Trail of the Sandhill Stag

by Seton, Ernest Thompson

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1914
Condition
Fair
Edition
Cheap Reissue
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$8.50

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London: David Nutt, 1914. Cheap Reissue. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Green cloth boards are soiled. Spine discolored. Corners and head/heel of spine bumped and worn. Foxing. Rear hinge paper broken. Endpapers soiled. Spine broken. Reading copy only. Great illustrations.
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