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The Interactions between Sediments and Water:  Proceedings of the 9th  International Symposium on the Interactions between Sediments and Water,  May 2002
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The Interactions between Sediments and Water: Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on the Interactions between Sediments and Water, May 2002

By Kronvang, Brian, ed.

Kluwer Academic Publishers. New. 2003. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Printed on coated paper. . Forty-four papers in this symposium Proceedings. . Developments in Hydrobiology Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 340 pages. E7 .

$50.00

South America as I Saw It
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South America as I Saw It

By Blatchley, W.S.

The Nature Publishing Co. Near Fine. 1934. Hardcover. Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine. Covers have minor scuffs and stains, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, book appears unread. Includes a hand-drawn fold-out route map. . From 1894-1910 Willis Blatchley was State Geologist for Indiana. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 391 pages. D2 .

$25.00

Herbivorous Insects  Host-Seeking Behavior and Mechanisms
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Herbivorous Insects Host-Seeking Behavior and Mechanisms

By Ahmad, Sami

Academic Pr. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has short closed tear to top edge of front panel, no other defects. Book has former owner name penned to first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . This is a hardcover book with dust jacket, the first edition. More than 30 papers discuss aspects of the general topic. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 257 pages. B1 .

$25.00

The Oysters of Locmariaquer
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The Oysters of Locmariaquer

By Clark, Eleanor & Leonid

Pantheon Books. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light edgewear, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Appears unread. . A beautiful copy. Several full-page drawings by Leonid. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 203 pages. B1 .

$35.00

Animal Forms, a Text-Book of Zoology
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Animal Forms, a Text-Book of Zoology

By Jordan, D. S. and H. Heath.

D. Appleton. Very Good+. 1902. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Bumps and rubbing to cover corners, no other defects. Bound in green cloth with bright gilt titles to spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Printed on coated paper, profusely illustrated. . David Starr Jordan was President of Indiana University for 6 years and moved to become the first President of Stanford University, where he remained as President and Chancellor until his retirement in 1916. He continued to publish a great many scholarly works throughout his career. This is the first printing of his zoology textbook. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 258 pages. U3 .

$55.00

The Ways of Fishes
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The Ways of Fishes

By Schultz, Leonard P. with Edith M. Stern

Princeton NJ. Princeton NJ: Van Nostrand. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1948. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth covers with bright gilt titles and decoration. Dust jacket has slight edgewear, lightly sunned spine, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has owner name to first endpaper. Former owner was Indiana University Professor Michael A. Ewert. No other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Classic introduction to the life of fishes. Illustrated with drawings. This is the true first edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 264 pages. M6 .

$25.00

Native Names of Mexican Birds:  Cross-Referenced English / Spanish /  Scientific
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Native Names of Mexican Birds: Cross-Referenced English / Spanish / Scientific

By Birkenstein, Lilliam & Roy E. Tomlinson

Washington DC. Washington DC: Fish and Wildlife Service, US Dept. of the Interior. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1981. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects, Fine. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . The main section of this reference book lists birds in taxonomic sequence by families. This listing provides the scientific name, the common Mexican name, and the common English name for each species. The second section of the book is an index to the listings by Mexican common names, and the third section is an index to the listings by English common names. . Resource Publication 139 Series. Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 159 pages. M5 .

$45.00

Album of Abyssinian Birds and Mammals from Paintings by Louis Agassiz  Fuertes
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Album of Abyssinian Birds and Mammals from Paintings by Louis Agassiz Fuertes

By Fuertes, Louis Agassiz

Chicago. Chicago: Field Museum of Natural History. Very Good+. 1930. Soft Cover. Set consists of 32 12-inch x10-inch lithograph reproductions printed on single pieces of stiff card stock and suitable for framing. The backs of some of the paintings are a little soiled or stained, but all paintings are in excellent condition. The 32 paintings DO NOT constitute the complete set found in the original album of 32. There are 5 missing lithographs (numbers 10, 13, 18, 23, and 27) and 5 duplicates: 1 Abyssinian Duiker, 1 Gelada Baboon, 1 Abyssian Wolf, and 2 Crested Hornbills (pictured). No slipcase. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 32 pages. J5 .

$230.00

Sarawak Museum Journal, Volume IX, 15-16
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Sarawak Museum Journal, Volume IX, 15-16

By Harrisson, Tom (Editor)

The Museum, Kuching, Sarawak. Very Good-. 1960. 1st Edition. Paperback. Blue paper covers have some creasing, light pencil marks. Contents have a corner bump to upper corner, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Includes 32 articles on aspects of Indonesian Borneo, including folklore, fauna, flora, the Niah Caves, Borneo Apes, and much more. Includes many drawings, figures, and 21 plates. . New Series, July -December 1960 Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 356 pages. J4 .

$35.00

Aphrodisiacs:  The Science and the Myth
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Aphrodisiacs: The Science and the Myth

By Taberner, Peter V.

Springer Publishing Company. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. Former owner was sexologist John Money, and his name is written, stamped, and blindstamped to first endpaper. Flaps of dust jacket are glued to book pastedowns; jacket protected by clear mylar sleeve. No other defects to jacket. . Study of the effectiveness of various aphrodisiacs, in science and in myth. A beautiful copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 288 pages. H3 .

$35.00

Social Structure and Testosterone:   Explorations in the Socio-Bio-Social  Chain
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Social Structure and Testosterone: Explorations in the Socio-Bio-Social Chain

By Kemper, Theodore D.

Rutgers University Press. Near Fine. 1990. Softcover. Small and innocuous name stamp of former owner on first endpaper and top page ends, slight corner bump affecting the front cover and the first few pages. No other defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Book includes forty-two pages of References and Notes. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 288 pages. G4 .

$16.50

Agrarian Change in a Northern Indian State:   Uttar Pradesh, 1819-33
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Agrarian Change in a Northern Indian State: Uttar Pradesh, 1819-33

By Siddiqi, Asiya

Oxford University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1973. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Small and innocuous name stamp of former owner on first endpaper and top page ends, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed, creased along top edge of front panel, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. . Assesses the initial impact of British rule on agrarian life in Uttar Pradesh. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 222 pages. G2 .

$21.50

Kentucky Birds; a Finding Guide
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Kentucky Birds; a Finding Guide

By Barbour, Roger W. & Clell T Peterson & Delbert Rust & Herbert E. Shadowen & A.L. Whitt Jr.

The University Press of Kentucky. Near Fine. 1973. 1st Edition. Hardcover. A little rubbing at extremities of blue cloth covers, owner name and address inked to front pastedown. . Profusely illustrated with color photos, descriptions, maps of locations. Index. Dated 11 May ''73, the book is SIGNED BY ALL FIVE AUTHORS on the first endpaper. . Kentucky Nature Studies Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 306 pages. F2 .

$55.00

Thirst: 1st International Symposium on Thirst in the Regulation of Body  Water
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Thirst: 1st International Symposium on Thirst in the Regulation of Body Water

By J, Wayner Matthew

MacMillan. Near Fine. 1964. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Green boards. Owner name lighly inked to front pastedown, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Printed on coated paper. . Thirty scholarly papers plus a discussion session for each treat aspects of the general subject. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 570 pages. F2 .

$30.00

Creation Science Made Easy
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Creation Science Made Easy

By Ridlon, Elizabeth J. & Robert W. Ridlon

Jordan Hall Publishing. As New with no dust jacket. 1997. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Softcover. No defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book is unread. . This is a high-quality trade paperback, 8.3 x 5.4 inches. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 136 pages. A4 .

$45.00

Identified Neurons and Behaviour of Arthropods
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Identified Neurons and Behaviour of Arthropods

By Hoyle, Graham, Ed.

Plenum Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. Dust jacket is rubbed with a couple of short tears, edgewear and age-toned spine, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Book is a festshrift in honor of C. A. G. Wiersma, and is the proceedings of a symposium organized in Wiersma's honor. Thirty-one papers were presented. Includes many charts, graphs, photos, and tables. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 594 pages. A1 .

$30.00

Plant-Water Relationships in Arid and Semi-Arid Conditions: Reviews of  Research (No. 15)
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Plant-Water Relationships in Arid and Semi-Arid Conditions: Reviews of Research (No. 15)

By UNESCO

UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization). Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1960. Softcover. Some pieces of the backstrip are missing, not affecting the title, now covered with clear tape. Pages are excellent; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . . Includes nine extensive reviews of research on aspects of the general topic, most of which include hundreds of citations to reviewed research. The book should prove useful to help plan for the era of global warming. . Arid Zone Research Series No. XV Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 225 pages. U4 .

$25.00

Nature's Wonderland
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Nature's Wonderland

By Sellars, David Kelly & William Mayne Longnecker & Mamie Eppler

Dallas. Dallas: Southern Publishing Co. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1938. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth covers are a little rubbed at extremities, owner bookplate on first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. This is a beautiful copy. . A gorgeous and authoritative introduction to science for older children, beautifully illustrated by b/w line drawings and many full color illustrations which are probably done in colored pencil. This is the first edition hardcover, not the later paperback reprint. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 363 pages. T6 .

$40.00

Limnological Studies of the Island Area of Western Lake Erie
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Limnological Studies of the Island Area of Western Lake Erie

By Britt, N. Wilson & James T. Addis & Ronald Engel

Columbus OH. Columbus OH: Ohio Biological Survey, the Ohio State University. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1973. Softcover. Owner's name (Engel) neatly printed at top edge of front cover, possibly that of the third author. . Ohio Biological Survey Bulletin New Series (Vol. 4, No. 3) Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 89 pages. T3 .

$15.00

Botanical Latin: History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology, and Vocabulary
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Botanical Latin: History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology, and Vocabulary

By Stesrn, William T. & William T. Stearn

David & Charles Publishers. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1986. 3rd Revised Edition. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket has very slight edgewear, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 566 pages. S5 .

$25.00

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