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The Lake of the Woods: The Last 50 Years and the Next.
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The Lake of the Woods: The Last 50 Years and the Next.

By Lund, Dr. Duane R.

Cambridge, Minnesota.: Adventure Publications.. Fine. 2002. Soft Cover. 1591930022 . 4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 86 - (10) pp. Illustrated with many black and white photographs and full page maps. One 4 page appendix questionnaire that was sent to over 100 individuals who have a direct interest in the Lake of the Woods area. An as-new and unused book. .

$20.00

Canadian Birds.
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Canadian Birds.

By Snyder, L. L.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada.: Canadian Nature Magazine.. Very Good. 1944. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 32 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. Contains 75 pen and ink drawings by the well known artist ornithologist, Terry Shortt, who was serving in the bird division of the Royal Ontario Museum of Zoology. Snyder was the Assistant Director there. Former owner's name stamp on front cover, minor bit of soiling on cover with light edgewear; binding sturdy, text pages clean. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. .

$10.00

Observations of a Lily Breeder.
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Observations of a Lily Breeder.

By Robinson, Charles.

Ontario Regional Lily Society.. Very Good. 1979. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 70 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. Contents: An Introduction to Lily Hybridizing; Random Thoughts of a Lily Grower; Consider the Lily; Lily Soils and Environment. Some light soiling to card stock cover; binding sturdy, text pages clean. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. .

$6.00

The Mammals of Banff National Park, Alberta.
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The Mammals of Banff National Park, Alberta.

By Banfield, A. W. F.

Ottawa, Ontario.: National Museum Of Canada.. Near Fine. 1958. Hard Cover. 8vo - 24.5 x 16 cm.; (6) - 53 - (1) pp. Wine-red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on front board. Illustrated with 5 maps, 12 black and white photographs. Three pages of references and a 1 page index. This is Bulletin #159 from the National Museum of Canada and #57 in the Biological Series. A very clean, and tight copy showing some very light rubbing to the corners ansd spine tips. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$12.00

The Romance of the Beaver: Being the History of the Beaver in the  Western Hemisphere
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The Romance of the Beaver: Being the History of the Beaver in the Western Hemisphere

By Dugmore, A. Radclyffe

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.: J. B. Lippincott.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. (1914). Hardcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 14.5 cm.; xiv - 225 pp. Green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. The text block head edge is trimmed while the fore and tail edges are untrimmed as issued. No date of publication or edition statement is given though known to be first published in 1914 while no additional printings are noted. Illustrated with black and white photographs from life and reproductions (92) and black and white drawings (11) by the author. The 92 photographs and reproductions are printed on a coated papsr, the 11 drawings are printed on the standard text paper. All are present and in fine condition. Three page index at the back. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper, otherwise very clean with a tight binding. Very occasional foxing of a mild sort to the text is present. Several pages remain unopened on the fore edges. The externals show quite mild wear and with two spots of soiling on the front board and some surface foxing on the text block head edge. All in all, a quite handsome volume. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$30.00

Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Rocky Mountains and Neighbouring  Territories
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Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Rocky Mountains and Neighbouring Territories

By Willard, Terry. (and assisted by James McCormick)

Calgary, Alberta.: Wild Rose College of Natural Healing.. Fine. 1994. Softcover. 0969172705 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; viii - 278 pp. Full colour linen coated card stock covers. First published in 1992, this is the third printing. Foreword by Michael Moore (no, not the documentary film director, the other one, the director of the Albuquerque Southwest School of Botanical Medicine). A shortened table of contents: Species List in Botanical Order, Edible Plants, Herbology, Collecting and Drying Medicinal Herbs, Poisonous Plants, Edible and Medicinal Plants, Other Useful Plants, 4 appendices (Glossary, Summary of herbal therapeutic groupings, Herbal preparations, Sources & recommended readings) and lastly, an exhaustive 26 page index. Illustrated with many black and white line drawings and many full colour photographs of the inset type. The book appears to have been used very little if at all. .

$55.00

Wild-Rice
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Wild-Rice

By Dore, William G

Ottawa, Canada: Canada Department of Agriculture.. Very Good. 1975. Softcover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 84 pp. Publication 1393. First published in 1969, this is a reprint. A comprehensive look at wild rice including a taxonomic review of the species, its varieties in Canada, habitat, biological considerations, natural enemies, production, use, planting and storage. Some edgewear, light soiling; binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$10.00

Peter, The White Cat of Trenarren
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Peter, The White Cat of Trenarren

By Rowse, A. L

London, UK.: Michael Joseph.. Very Good. 1974. Uncorrected Proof. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (4) - 103 pp. Beige wraps with black lettering on the spine and the front. Illustrated with 8 pages of black and white photographs. The covers are mildly worn on the edges with some soiling on the front, otherwise clean and tight. "Uncorrected Proof Copy" printed on the front cover as issued. .

$10.00

Interplanting, The Influence of Interplanting on Yield Parameters  of Component Plants (High-Lysine Corn and Edible Soybeans)
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Interplanting, The Influence of Interplanting on Yield Parameters of Component Plants (High-Lysine Corn and Edible Soybeans)

By Cunard, Alexander C. (edited by Jack Ruttle)

Emmaus, Pennsylvania: Rodale Press.. Good. 1976. Softcover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 43 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. Research and Development Report No. 3. Dr. Cunard was the Staff Agronomist and Research Director of the New Organic Gardening Experimental Farm. Soiling on cover; text pages clean, binding sturdy. .

$10.00

Science and Religion in the Nineteenth Century
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Science and Religion in the Nineteenth Century

By Cosslett, Tess (editor) (William Paley; Robert Chambers; Hugh Miller; Charles Darwin; Charles Goodwin; Leonard Huxley; John Tyndall; Frederick Temple)

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 0521244021 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 249 pp. Cambridge English Prose Texts. Introductory essay plus each chapter is headed by an introduction to the selection, footnotes, bibliography. This volume "centres on the Darwinian controversy . . . placed in the wider context of the earlier debates on geology and evolution; the relation of science to Natural Theology; the effect of Biblical Criticism on the interpretation of Genesis; and the professiona lisation of science by aggressively agnostic scientists." Former owner's name on front free endpaper, otherwise, text is sturdy and clean. Dust jacket has a bit of edgewear. .

$20.00

Native Trees and Shrubs of Newfoundland and Labrador
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Native Trees and Shrubs of Newfoundland and Labrador

By Ryan, A. Glen

St. John's, Newfoundland.: Parks Division, Tourism, Nfld.. Near Fine. (1978). Softcover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; viii - 118 pp. Full colour, glossy photographic covers. Park Interpretation Publication Number 14. First published in 1978, this is the second printing. Organized according to leaf shape and type and profusely illustrated with many highly detailed black and white drawings by the author. Four appendices and an index. Black remainder mark on the text block head edge and the covers show some surface scuffing, otherwise the book appears to have never been used.; Remainder .

$8.00

Formen des Zusammenlebens: Symbiose, Parasitismus und andere Vergesellschaf tungen von Tieren
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Formen des Zusammenlebens: Symbiose, Parasitismus und andere Vergesellschaf tungen von Tieren

By Gortz, Hans-Dieter

Darmstadt, Germany.: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft.. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 3534019385 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xv - 191 - [10] pp. Green paper over boards with black lettering and drawing. Illustrated with black and white drawings and 8 pages of black and white photographs at the back. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. .

$15.00

Gardening on Chalk and Lime Soil
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Gardening on Chalk and Lime Soil

By Jackson, Robert

London: Gardening Book Club.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1941. Hardcover. 12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; 213 pp. A helpful book for all sorts of gardens - flowers, lawn, trees, fruits. Minor soiling on text block edges, otherwise, a clean, tight copy. Dust jacket lightly soiled some chipping and closed tears. .

$15.00

What We Hold in Our Hands, A Slow Road Reader
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What We Hold in Our Hands, A Slow Road Reader

By First, Fred

Floyd, Virginia: Goose Creek Press.. Very Good+. 2010. Softcover. 9780977939534 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 233 pp. A collection of reflective essays and photographs by a "biology watcher", photographer, writer and teacher who has chosen to live in the rural Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. It is signed by the author on the half-title page. A clean, tight copy. ; Signed by Author .

$15.00

How to Make Friends with Birds
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How to Make Friends with Birds

By Ladd, Niel Morrow

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1926. Hardcover. 48mo - 8 x 13.5 cm (oblong); 228 pp. First published in 1916, this is a later edition. Title continues: "What to Do to Make One's Home Grounds Attractive to Bird Life. From Nesting Boxes to Winter Feeding. More than 200 illustrations." Ladd was President of the Greenwich Bird Protective Society and Member of the Linnaen Society. Black cloth over thin and flexible boards with gilt decoration and lettering on the front and spine, comes in a fitted box that has a paste-down label with information about the book. The book spine is faded with mild edgewear to the boards. The text is clean and the binding is solid. The fitted box is quite worn and in a poor condition. .

$25.00

Bulletin of the American Geographical Society, Volume XXXVI, Number  6, June 1904
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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society, Volume XXXVI, Number 6, June 1904

By Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor)

New York, New York: American Geographical Society. Good+. 1904. Soft Cover. 8vo - 24.5 x 15 cm.; Pages 321 to 384. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "Round Mt. McKinley (with map)" by Frederick A. Cook, 2 - "Southern Russia and Caucasus Mountains" by E. O. Hovey, 3 - "Notes on the US Geological Survey", 4 - "The Zkara, a Christian Tribe in Morocco", 5 - "Chaille-Long's Work on the Nile (with foldout map)", 6 - "Geographical Record". The paper covers are edge worn, chipped and browned. The interior is clean.; Magazine .

$10.00

Bulletin of the American Geographical Society, Volume XXXVI, Number  7, July 1904
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Bulletin of the American Geographical Society, Volume XXXVI, Number 7, July 1904

By Hurlbut, Geo. C. (editor)

New York, New York: American Geographical Society. Good. 1904. Soft Cover. 8vo - 24.5 x 15 cm.; Pages 385 to 448. The society was founded in 1852 with the object of encouraging geographical exploration and discovery. Contents (articles only): 1 - "The Island of Guam (with foldout map)" by Leonard M. Cox, 2 - "The River Names of British Guiana" by James Rodway, 3 - "A Reconnaissance in Northern Alaska (with foldout map)", 4 - "The Population of India", 5 - "Fetish: Its Relation to the Family" by R. H. Nassau. The paper covers are edge worn, chipped and browned. The interior is clean.; Magazine .

$10.00

Roe Stalking
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Roe Stalking

By Prior, Richard

London: Percival Marshall & Co.. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1963. Hardcover. 12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; 90 pp. The Shooting Times Library No. 9. The author worked for the Forestry Commission on Deer Management and Research in Dorset. Photos, drawings, charts, index. Green paper-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Bit of foxing on text block head, a couple of finger smudges on text pages, otherwise, a clean, tight volume. Dust jacket is lightly soiled, rubbed with some edgewear. .

$18.00

Poisons in Public, Case Studies of Environmental Pollution in Canada
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Poisons in Public, Case Studies of Environmental Pollution in Canada

By Howard, Ross

Toronto, Canada: James Lorimer.. Very Good+. 1980. Softcover. 0888623003 . 8vo - 23 x 14 cm.; 173 pp. Author explores four serious instances of pollution in Canada - Jobs Versus the Environment: Mercury pollution by Reed Paper Limited and Dow Chemical; Blind Faith in Chemicals: The spruce budworm spray programme in New Brunswick; The Unknown Risks and Hidden Facts of Radiation: The dumping of radioactive wastes in Port Hope; Lead Poisoning and the Laws: The fight for a clean environment in two working-class districts of Toronto. Notes, Index. This book was prepared for the Canadian Environmental Law Research Foundation. Very minor wear on cover; a clean, tight copy. .

$10.00

Acid Rain, The Silent Crisis
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Acid Rain, The Silent Crisis

By Weller, Phil and the Waterloo Public Interest Research Group

Kitchener, Ontario, Canada: Between The Lines.. Very Good. 1981. Softcover. 091994616X . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 104 pp. Second printing. Examines "the biological, chemical, economic and political aspects of the environmental crisis of the 1980's." Photos, charts, index. Minor wear on cover; a clean, sturdy copy. .

$8.00

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