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Saving Graces

by Swain, Roger B.

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Turtleman Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
ISBN
9780316824712
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$6.29

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First edition. A series of twenty four short essays on nature all around us. Topics ranging from bats, to chestnuts, to weather, to encroaching civilization, all based on Swain's personal observations. Book is in near perfect conditions, dust jacket has a collection of small chips and the remains of a bookseller's price tag on the front.
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Oregon Wildlife Viewing Guide

by Yuskavitch, James A.

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Turtleman Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9781560442714
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$4.49

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Trade paperback sized. 95 pages. Almost like new, very little wear. A guide to official Wildlife Viewing Areas throughout the state of Oregon. Color photographs, maps and drawings.
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Plants of Zion National Park: Wildflowers, Trees, Shrubs and Ferns

by Nelson, Ruth Ashton

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Turtleman Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780915630011
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$4.79

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Oversized paperback. 333 pages. Many drawings and color photographs. Original owner's address sticker on front cover. Minimal wear, a few small stains on the cover. Otherwise tight, clean. Instructive reference.
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Walt Disney's True-Life Adventures

by Watson, Jane Werner and Frances Pryor

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Turtleman Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good-
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$2.99

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Adaptations of four episodes from the documentary film series of the same name. Many photographs. The four episodes are Nature's Half Acre, Seal Island, Beaver Valley, and Bear Country. A little wear at the corners of the cover, but generally in great shape. A Weekly Reader Book Club edition.
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Late Night Thoughts on Listening to Mahler's Ninth Symphony

by Thomas, Lewis

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Turtleman Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780553341096
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$3.69

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Trade paperback. A few chips and rubs on the cover, spine uncreased. One of my favorite essayists on biology and science in general. When I first came across this book, is was shelved with music books, but Mahler is just background noise to the wonderful ideas and observations contained within these essays. 168 clean, bright, intact… Read more
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All About Strange Beasts of the Present

by Lemmon, Robert S.

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Turtleman Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
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$3.99

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Mild corner damage to pages 79-82. Inscription inside front cover. Otherwise the book is in very good condition. Dust jacket shows the toll of the decades, with tears, chips, and other wounds. Some can be seen in the photographs. Includes accounts of the lives of many animals from throughout the world. Flipping to a few random… Read more
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Poison Arrow Frogs: Their Natural History and Care in Captivity

by Heselhaus, Ralf

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Turtleman Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780883590317
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$5.49

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Trade paperback. Very informative. Book has a center section of color plates showing many species of these striking animals. Book is in nearly new condition. Very little sign of wear. A very slight curl to the front cover corners.
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Animal Life Cycles : Growing up in the Wild

by Hare, Tony

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Turtleman Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780816045952
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$8.19

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Book and dust jacket both in near new condition. Very few signs of wear. Beautifully illustrated in full color. Animals organized in alphabetical order, from African Wild Dogs to Zebras. Gives a full and unflinching view of life from mating, to birth, to maturing, to death. Very informative. This book will ship at over two pounds.… Read more
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The Voyage of the Beagle

by Darwin, Charles

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Turtleman Books
Published
1909
Condition
Very Good-
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$10.99

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Darwin's classic account of his voyage of discovery that eventually lead to the theory of natural selection. This is volume 29 of the Harvard Classics: The Five Foot Shelf of Books. The copywrite date is 1909, but this might be a later printing, there is no indication of that. It is in excellent condition. Owners' names… Read more
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Return to Spirit Lake

by Colasurdo, Christine

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Turtleman Books
Published
1997
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9781570610813
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$6.99

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Trade paperback, 320 pages. Cover is curling a little, an there are a few minor marks on the cover as well. everything else is really nice. An informative book on the recovery from devastation in the wake of the Mount St. Helens explosion. A treatise on how nature mends itself.
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