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THE MENTOR - BUTTERFLIES - August 2 1915 - Serial Number 88 - Volume 3, number 12

by Holland, W. J.

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Published
1915
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Natural History, 1915. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear with traces of rust on the staples. The text of this is 12 pages about butterflies, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 full-colour prints by W. J. Holland. Each… Read more
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DINOSAUR PLOTS - and Other Intrigues in Natural History

by Krishtalka, Leonard

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780380709984
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$14.95

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New York: Avon Books, 1990. 316 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Joseph Devito. The Contents are: Dinosaur Plots; The Naming of the Shrew; Lesser Known Principles; Begging the Question; Aromatic Man; Art on the Rocks; All About Eve; The Archaeopteryx Hoax;… Read more
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WILDLIFE IN CUSTODY

by Williams, Ken; Skidmore, Ian

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780304298266
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$12.95

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London: Cassell and Company, 1977. (ix) 195 pp. Dark green boards lettered in silver on the spine. Illustrated with black and white plates and a map. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: The Roots Around Me; Ready for Battle; Walking Tall; Soldier of the Queen;… Read more
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100 BEST ROUTES ON SCOTTISH MOUNTAINS

by Storer, Ralph

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1992
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780747406563
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$9.95

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London: Warner Books, 1992. 224 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some faint creasing on the upper corner of the front cover and faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with maps and with black and white plates. The Chapters are: THE SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS: The Cobbler; Ben Lomond; Ben Venue; Ben… Read more
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DRAGONS - An Introduction to the Modern Infestation

by Blanpied, Pamela Wharton

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780446904810
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$7.95

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New York: Warner Books, 1981. 194 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a crease on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Dragon cover art by Carl Lundgren. The Chapters are: PART ONE - A Short History of the Modern Infestation and the Development of Verminology: The Beginning of the Modern Infestation; Stewear Island… Read more
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FLOWERS OF THE WILD - Ontario and the Great Lakes Region

by Zichmanis, Zile; Hodgins, James

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195403909
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$24.95

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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1982. (xiv) 272 pp. Green boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated throughout with black and white line drawings, colour plates and maps; includes a dropped-in, pressed flower bookmark. Very light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface by J. E. Cruise; Introduction; The… Read more
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THE WALKING ADVENTURES OF A NATURALIST

by Terres, John K.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780801583698
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New York: Hawthorn Books, 1969. (x) 227 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover and interior drawings by Charles L. Ripper. The Chapters are: Story of an Old Farm - January; Trail of the Little Gray Ghost - In February: Before Spring; How a Vulture Finds… Read more
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THE COASTAL KAYAKER'S MANUAL - A Complete Guide to Skills Gear and Sea Sense

by Washburne, Randel

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780871066107
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$9.95

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Chester, Connecticut: The Globe Pequot Press, 1989. 226 pp. (xii) Trade paperbaack format. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and charts. The Chapters are: Skills for Safety; Sea Kayaks: Types and Features; Performance and Design; Basic Gear; Additional Accessories; Clothing;… Read more
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SELECTED BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA - with - SELECTED QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICA

by Audubon, John James (introduction by Roger Tory Peterson)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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$89.95

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Montreal and Toronto: Optimum Publishing Company, 1978. (xv, vii) 287, 319 pp. Oversized hardcovers. Both volumes are bound in green leather and decorated in gilt on the front panels, rear panels and spines; gilt edged all round; silk endpapers; ribbon markers; they are presented in a dark green slipcase. Illustrated with colour plates. Slight rubbing on… Read more
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SEASONS OF LIFE - The Biological Rhythms that Enable Living Things to Thrive and Survive

by Foster, Russell G.; Kreitzman, Leon

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780300115567
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$19.95

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New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2009. (xii) 303 pp. Gray boards lettered in silver on the spine; headband; illustrated with diagrams and charts. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Contents are: Foreword by Sir Brian Follett; Introduction; The Generation of the Seasons; Adapting to Seasonal Change; Anticipating Seasonal Change… Read more
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ENCOUNTERS WITH ANIMALS

by Durrell, Gerald

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1966
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Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
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$4.95

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Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1966. 180 pp. Penguin Book 1890. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings by Ralph Thompson. The Chapters are: The Black Bush; Lily-Trotter Lake; Animal Courtships; Animal Architects; Animal Warfare; Animal Inventors; Vanishing Animals; Animal Parents; The Bandits; Wilhelmina; Adopting an Anteater;… Read more
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THE TROOP SCOUTERS HANDBOOK

by Anonymous.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Ottawa, Ontario: The Canadian General Council of the Boy Scouts Association, 1960. 425 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; some ink marks on the last blank page. Profusely illustrated with diagrams and drawings. The Contents are: What Scouting Is; Boys and You; The Patrol System; Programming; Beginnings;… Read more
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THREE SINGLES TO ADVENTURE

by Durrell, Gerald

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1965
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Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1965. 192 pp. Penguin Book 2082. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine and a dent in the front cover; no interior markings. Cover photograph by Russ Kinne; illustrated with line drawings by Ralph Thompson. The Chapters are: A Word in Advance; Snakes and Sakiwinkis; Red Howlers and Rats;… Read more
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LOCH NESS REVEALING ITS MONSTERS

by Owen, William (foreword by David James)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Norwich, England: Jarrold Colour Publications, 1976. Unpaginated. Staple-bound in full colour card covers. Very light rubbing; no interior markings. Illustrated with colour photographs along with a painting by Sir Peter Scott (which is also on the front cover), a few black and white photos, and two maps.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo.
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GREEN PARADISE LOST

by Gray, Elizabeth Dodson

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1981
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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Wellesley, Massachusetts: Roundtable Press, 1981. (ix) 166 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Part One: The Fall into Illusion: Man Above: The Anthropocentric Illustion; Does Human Uniqueness Mean Superiority; Psycho-sexual Roots of Our Ecological Crisis; From Nature-as-Mother to Nature-as-Wife; The Threat… Read more
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TAKE A HIKE - Exploring Ontario Trails Volume (1) (i) One

by Beck-Ryall, Fay (foreword by Michael B. Davie)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780973195668
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Ancaster, Ontario: Manor House Publishing, 2003. 128 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed on the title page by Fay Beck-Ryall. Light rubbing on the corners with a crease at the front hinge and a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Chapters are: Dundas… Read more
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SEA OF SLAUGHTER

by Mowat, Farley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780770420680
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1985. 438 pp. Trade paperback format. Personalized inscription by Farley Mowat on the title page. Light rubbing at the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Contains a map of the northeastern seaboard, showing the area of the Sea of Slaughter. Illustrated with line drawings.… Read more
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WRITINGS AND REFLECTIONS

by Haig-Brown, Roderick (edited by Valerie Haig-Brown)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780771037672
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New York: McClelland and Stewart, 1984. 222 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed on the half-title page by Valerie Haig-Brown. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the editor's signature, no interior markings. This essay collection contains: Coastscape; The Passing of Steam; Alan Roderick Haig-Brown; Hardy's Dorset; Isaak Walton: His Friends and… Read more
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DUCKS - Art, Legend, History

by Giorgetti, Anna

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Translated Edition
ISBN
9780821220108
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$9.95

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Boston: Bulfinch Press - Little Brown, 1992. 112 pp. Black boards lettered in white on the spine; decorated endpapers; headband. Illustrated with colour photographs. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a bump on the leading edge of both the dj and the book; no interior markings. The Chapters are: A Great Family; Waddling… Read more
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ORCA - The Whale Called Killer

by Hoyt, Erich

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780920656297
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$14.95

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Camden East, Ontario: Camden House Publishing, 1984. 287 pp. Trade papeback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings, maps and black and white and colour photographs. The Chapters are: SUMMER 1973: Killer Whale Country; The Sonic Creature; The Predator and Man; The Whale Census; Swimming with… Read more
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