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The Naked Ape

By Morris, Desmond

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1967. First American Edition, 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good- p.o.'s has copious marginalia; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./very good-small chips at top and bottom of spine; not price clipped; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; textured green boards with gilt & white spine lettering 252 pp.; includes: introduction, appendix-literature, & bibliography; illust. dj; b/w photograph of author and a chimp on rear of dj; review excerpts from Arthur Koestler and Anthony Smith. An airmail postcard with a personal note, addressed to John Goldston from Mr. Morris and dated February 1970 in attached to the front endpaper.

$65.00

Upper Mississippi

By Havighurst, Walter

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1944. reprint of 1937 ed.. Hardcover. very good-p.o.'s bookplate on front fly leaf; all else-clean, tight, & attractive/light chipping to dj edges; two small pieces absent from spine ends; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. David & Lolita Granahan. 8 vo; clay cloth covered boards with gilt spine lettering; 305 pp; includes selected bibliography and index; illust dj Part of the Rivers of America Series

$25.00

Writings and Drawings

By Audubon, John James

New York: Library of America, 1999. Library of America - first printing. Hardcover. As new-clean, tight, & attractive.. John James Audubon. 8 vo; dark green cloth covered boards; gilt spine lettering; attached ribbon bookmark; 942 pp. + several pages of all Library of America volumes; includes: Mississippi River Journal, excerpts from 1820 Journal, Orinthological Bibliography, 64 plates, American Scenery and Manners, Missouri River Journals and letters; Chronology, notes on text, notes on plates, index, ornithological index. Housed in off-white slipcase.

$12.50

Field, Forest & Wayside Flowers

By Going, Maud (E. M. Hardinger)

New York: Baker and Taylor Co., 1899. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good- no dj; light soiling to boards; light rubbing to spine ends and corners; all else-clean, tight & attractive.. S.G. Poter (art) Edwin W. Lincoln (photography). 8 vo; light green boards with black art deco floral decorations & lettering on front board and spine; 411 pp; b/w illust. and photographs throughout; includes: foreword and indices.

$27.50

Guide to Glacier National Park (approved by National Park Service)

By Ruhle, George C.

Minneapolis, MN: John W. Forney, 1963. Revised edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine in Wraps; clean, tight, & attractive. trade paperback in yellow glued wraps; 184 pp; attached map of park inside front wrap; Glacier Park Boat Co. scenic launch trips schedule and a leaflet "About Bears" stapled to title page; includes: illust. b/w photographs, maps, et. al.

$15.00

Inheritance of Horses

By Kilgo, James

Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1994. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; gray textured cloth boards; black spine lettering; 145 pp; illust. dj has detail from John Singer Sargent's "A Tent in the Rockies." signed by the author on the title page; includes some geneological notes under the author's signature + a laid in card with more geneological information. rear of dj has praise from authors such as Larry Brown and Jim Harrison.

$14.00

The Porcupine Wilderness Journals

By Julian-Fralish, Christopher; Stacey L. Julian-Fralish; James S. Fralish

Carbondale, Il: Stacis Group, 2001. First edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine in Wraps; clean, tight, & attractive.. trade paperback; glued binding; illust. wraps; 353 pp; b/w line drawings throughout. inscribed by James S. Fralish on title page. Journal notes left in 16 back country cabins in the Porcupine Wilderness near Lake Superior by visitors.

$10.00

Potpourris and Other Fragrant Delights

By Heriteau, Jacqueline

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1973. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ; light soil to dj; p.o.'s name inside front board; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Bill Goldsmith. 8 vo; ivory textured boards with illust. of rose on front board; black spine lettering; 143 pp; includes: recipes for wet and dry potpourris, sweet bags and pomandors; cultivating herbs and flowers. illust. dj.

$9.00

In and Out of the Garden

By Midda, Sara

New York: Workman Publishing, 1981 (first pb-1984). Second printing. Trade Paperback. Near Fine in Wraps; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Sara Midda. trade paperback with stiff paper boards & a decorative dust wrapper; decorated endpapers; unpaged; color illust. throughout. Delicate & stunning water color illust. throughout; contents include: What was Paradise but a Garden, The Vegetable Garden, The Pleasures of an Orchard, and The Garden of Herbs.

$8.00

Natural Histories

By Renard, Jules (translated by Elizabeth Roget)

New York: George Braziller, 1966. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket; clean, tight, & attractive; fdj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Toulouse-Lautrec. 8 vo; mustard colored boards with black spine strip; gilt spine lettering; 127 pp; sketches by Toulouse-Lautrec throughout; illust. dj.

$20.00

Afar in the Forest

By Mrs. Traill

Edinburgh: T. Nelson and Sons, 1876. Hardcover. Very Good; light rubbing to spine ends & corners; presentation inscription of front flyleaf; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 18 mo; vermillion boards with stamped decoration & lettering in black & gilt on front board & spine; blind stamped decoration on rear board; 207 pp; two stunning chromoliths at front of book; b/w engravings & chapter decorations throughout. Preface states this is a new and revised ed. of "Lady Mary and her Nurse." The book is written so girls and boys may find many useful facts about the wild animals and natural curiousits of North America (Canada). This is really a beautiful little book.

$42.50

Ferry's Home Garden Guide 1956

By na

Detroit, MI: Ferry-Morse Seed Co., 1956. Wraps. Very Good in Wraps; light soil to wraps; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. illust. stapled wraps; 48 pp; both b/w & color illust. throughout. Celebrates 100 years of the Ferry-Morse Seed Co.; includes: Flower Names, Flowers grouped for special Uses, Junior Gardners, etc.

$7.50

The Albatross of Midway Island

By Fisher, Mildred

Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ; dj has light sunning to spine & rear of dj; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Mildred L. Fisher (photographs). 8 vo; Bright teal boards with gilt spine lettering; 156 pp; + maps of Sand Island & the Pacific; b/w photographs throughout; illust. dj. The story of the Laysan Albatross of Midway Island whicvh traces the life cycle of one of these birds for nearly 8 years.

$7.50

Marais Temps Clair

By McAdams, Laura (Mrs. Clark McAdams) "Socrates"

St. Louis, MO: Eden Publishing House, 1944. LImited ed.. Hardcover. Very Good- no dj; minor rubbing to board edges; p.o.'s gift inscription inside front board; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 8 vo; black textured boards with green lettering; 82 pp; b/w photographs throughout. Socrates is a pseudonym for Clark McAdams who wrote for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for 35 years.

$37.50

The Practical Book of Garden Structure & Design

By Eberlein, Harold Donaldson and Cortlandt Van Dyke Hubbard

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1937. Hardcover. Very Good - no dj; light fading to boards; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. Marian Greene Barney. 4 to; orange linen boards with gilt title block & gilt spine lettering; b/w photographs & illust. throughout; 97+ pp; Foreword pp7-9, Bibliography13-14; several sections of b/w photographs, unpaginated. Contents include: Enclosure: permanent plantings, Elements of Composition: Accent, Garden Architecture: Sculpture, Water in the Garden, Rock Gardens, City Gardens: Roof Gardens.

$10.00

Recollections of the Last Ten Years in the Valley of the Mississippi

By Flint, Timothy

Carbondale, Il: Southern Illinois University Press, 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good DJ; slight fading to spine of dj; all else-clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. 8 vo; light green boards with brown spine strip with gilt spine lettering; maps as endpapers; foreword, unpaginated; preface, unpaginated; introduction i-xxiv; facsimile of original 1826 title page; text 1-285; notes 287-329; sources consulted 331-337; index 339-343 One of the series published under the title, Travels on the Western Waters, edited by John Francis McDermott, who also writes the foreword; volume editor, George R. Brooks who writes the introduction.

$8.50

The Western Horse

By Gorman, John A.

Laramie, WY: University of Wyoming, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +, no dj; p.o.'s name on front fly leaf; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 8 vo; clay colord boards with black lettering & front board illust.; 396 pgsl; includes preface, introduction, index & breed associations; b/w photographs throughout.

$17.50

Dinosaur for a Day

By Murphy, Jim

New York: Scholastic, 1992. Hardcover. Fine in Fine DJ; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Mark Alan Weatherby. 4 to; slick illust. boards; unpaged; color illust. throughout; includes glossary of dinosaur names & bibliography. Illust. dj.

$5.00

Plums and Plum Culture

By Waugh, F.A.

New York: Orange Judd Co., 1901. Hardcover. Very Good - no dj; minor rubbing to spine ends & corners; p.o.'s gift inscription on front fly leaf; all else-clean, tight, & attractive.. 16 mo; green inscribed boards with art deco type illust. of plums & plum blossoms; tile in gilt; gilt spine lettering; 362 pgs.; b/w photographs throughout;includes index & eight unnumbered pages of similar titles at the rear of the book. includes: description, nomenclature, & classification; culture & management; contains nearly 100 photographs.

$40.00

Respite for an Endangered Species

By Seltzer, Maurice

Oreland, PA: Tri-County Printers, LTD., 1988. Limited ed. #255 of 500. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ.; clean, tight, & attractive; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Mary Whyte. 8 vo; brown boards with gilt spine lettering 209 pages; b/w illust. throughout; illust. dj.

$10.00

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