Conservation

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Cache Lake Country

Cache Lake Country

by John J Rowlands

 A record of life in the great North Woods, which provides nature lovers with an abundance of information on woodcraft and the outdoors.
Encounters With the Archdruid

Encounters With the Archdruid

by John McPhee

Encounters with the Archdruid is a narrative nonfiction book by author John McPhee. The book is split into three parts, each covering environmentalist David Brower's confrontations with his ideological enemies. The book chronicles his struggles against miners, developers and finally the United States Bureau of Reclamation. McPhee blurs traditional journalism, the reporting of facts and accounting of events, with thematic elements more common to fiction. Throughout the work is devised to the contrasting... Read more
Beasts In My Bed

Beasts In My Bed

by Jacquie Durrell

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Limits To Growth

Limits To Growth

by Donella H Meadows

Wild Life Of Britain

Wild Life Of Britain

by F Fraser Darling

Our Stolen Future

Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; Myers, John Peterson Colborn

Wilderness Bill Of Rights

Wilderness Bill Of Rights

by William O Douglas

A Species Of Eternity

A Species Of Eternity

by Joseph Kastner

Wild Heritage

Wild Heritage

by Sally Carrighar

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

by Susan R Schrepfer

Hemp Today

Hemp Today

by Ed Rosenthal

The World Is Burning

The World Is Burning

by Alex Shoumatoff

The Use Of Land

The Use Of Land

by Rockefeller Brothers Foundation Staff

Life On Earth - a Natural History

Life On Earth - a Natural History

by David Attenborough

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Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; Meyers, John Peter Colborn

Published in 1996 by a trio of authors, Theo Colborn, Dianne Dumanoski, and John Peterson Myers, Our Stolen Future chronicles the development of the endocrine disruptor hypothesis by Theo Colborn. Though written for the popular press in narrative form, the book contains a substantial amount of scientific evidence. A foreword from then Vice President Al Gore increased the book's visibility.
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A Field Guide To Rocky Mountain Flowers

by John J, Frank C Craighead, Jr, and Ray J Davis Craighead

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Iron Artifacts

by Shyam Narain and Kamal K Jain

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Trashing the Planet

by Dixy Lee; Guzzo, Louis R Ray

Conservation Books & Ephemera

Haleakala, The Story Behind the Scenery

Haleakala, The Story Behind the Scenery

by Mack, Jim

K C Pub Inc, 1995. reprint of 1992 original. First Edition, Sixth Printing. Paperback, Stapled. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$10.00
The Woodland Indians

The Woodland Indians

by Wilbur, C Keith

Guilford CT: Globe Pequot Press, 1995. First Edition, Seventh Printing. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$8.00
First Steps in General Knowledge: Part IV The Vegetable Kingdom

First Steps in General Knowledge: Part IV The Vegetable Kingdom

by Tomlinson, Mrs Charles

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge Book. Good. Hardcover. Another Edition. 140mm Tall 24mo. iv, 232 pages. Circa 1850. Some loss at top of spine and wear at base. Wear to cover corners and down joints of spine. Page edges greyed and dark. .
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£12.00
Life on Earth

Life on Earth

by David Attenborough

London: BCA ( Book Club Associates ), 1980. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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£5.00
River and Canal Transport. Approaches to Environmental Studies Book 7

River and Canal Transport. Approaches to Environmental Studies Book 7

by Vince, John

London: Blandford Press, 1970. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Another Edition. 220mm Tall, 8vo. 96 pages. Index. Numerous illustrations and diagrams..
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£10.00
The Strange World of Nature

The Strange World of Nature

by Gooch, Bernard

London: Lutterworth Press, 1950. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 220mm Tall, 8vo. Observations on nature. Index. Very nice small engravings. Wear to top/tail of spine and a little on cover corners. Signature on front pastedown..
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£14.00
Toxic Contaminants in the Great Lakes

Toxic Contaminants in the Great Lakes

by Nriagu, Jerome O. & Milagros S. Simmons (Eds.)

New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1984. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Ex-Library. Volume 14 in the Wiley Series in Advances in Environmental Science and Technology. Red cloth with gilt titles on front board and spine, xiii, 527 pp, author index, subject index. Corners, ends of spine, and front joint lightly rubbed, usual library markings including 'Withdrawn' stamp, bookplate on verso of rfep, else fine. Nineteen articles by various authors... Read more
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$80.99
Surrey Naturalist

Surrey Naturalist

by Parker, Eric

London: Robert Hale, 1952. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 225mm Tall, 8vo. Fascinating curiosities of bird, animal and plant life are part of the wealth of anecdotes and reflections in Surrey Naturalist. With 33 illustrations. 301pp. Index. Wear and small tears to edges of dust jacket. Foxing on page edges. Ex libris label on half-title page. Browning to endpapers..
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£14.00
Fire on Earth: In Search of the Doomsday Asteroid

Fire on Earth: In Search of the Doomsday Asteroid

by Gribbin, john and Gribbin, Mary

Simon & Schuster, London, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. acknowledgements, introduction by authors, and further reading. Black coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Minor bumping to the head and heel of the backstrip. Light browning to the text block edges and to the internal pages. This book is an ex-library book and has a library stamp on the title page and library details on the verso, otherwise no other stamps or other markings... Read more
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AU$12.74
Danger All Around: Waste Storage Crisis on the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast

Danger All Around: Waste Storage Crisis on the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast

by Goldsteen, Joel B

Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1993. 259 pages, indexed. Illustrated with drawings and maps.. ISBN: 029271565x. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. HAZARDOUS WASTE SITES SUBSTANCES ENVIRONMENTAL TEXAS LOUISIANA GULF COAST.
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$20.00
LIFE ON EARTH

LIFE ON EARTH

by David Attenborough

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1980. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 7 x 10 in. Blue cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; minor wear, covers a bit sunned and toned at edges. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clean but rubbed, minor wear. Nature. Stax.
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$15.00
Holding Back the Sea: The Struggle on the Gulf Coast to Save America

Holding Back the Sea: The Struggle on the Gulf Coast to Save America

by Hallowell, Christopher

U.S.A: HarperPerennial, 2005. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Trade Paperback in Very Good Condition. A portrait of an eco-catastrophe in the making. Photographic illustrations. Clean and unmarked book, faint wear around cover edges. No spine creasing. Soundly bound. Internals quite clean, no underlining or highlighting. Page edges clean and neat. Holding back the Sea is about the consequences of ignoring the warning signs that nature provides, about the changing ways of life ahead, how individuals and... Read more
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$7.08
Sweden's Reply to the United Nationss Enquiry in Connection with the Preparations for the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment

Sweden's Reply to the United Nationss Enquiry in Connection with the Preparations for the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment

Stockholm: Royal Ministry for Foreign Affairs, 1970. 48-page stapled pamphlet with a bit of rubbing to the rear cover.. Soft Cover. Very Good+.
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$10.00
A History of The Earth and Animated Nature. Volume IV

A History of The Earth and Animated Nature. Volume IV

by Goldsmith, Oliver

Liverpool: Nuttall, Fisher and Dixon, 1810. Book. Poor. Full-Leather. New Edition, Improved - Stereotype Edition. 220mm Tall, 8vo. iv, 452 pages. 1810? Front cover loose, back cover just held by one string. Spine and corners worn. Signature and date on front free endpaper. .
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£30.00
Camargue:  The Soul of a Wilderness

Camargue: The Soul of a Wilderness

by Weber, Karl & Lukas Hoffmann

Washington, D. C & New York: Joseph J. Binns, 1977. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Translated by Ewald Osers. Oatmeal-colored cloth with brown titles & decoration, 111 pp, 56 ff photo plates. Slight wear to corners & spine ends, head of spine bumped. DJ has a 12 cm tear taped from the back, slight edge wear; adhesive cover over entire DJ. Color and black & white photographs of this threatened wilderness area in the Rhone delta. Text... Read more
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$46.69
The New Age. An Anthology of Essential Writings

The New Age. An Anthology of Essential Writings

by Bloom, William (Editor)

London: Rider, 1991. Book. Good. Paperback. First Thus. 235mm Tall, 8vo. The first major collection of New Age writing. With contributions from over fifty authors. A little creased and worn around edges..
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£10.00
Birdwatcher:  The Life of Roger Tory Peterson

Birdwatcher: The Life of Roger Tory Peterson

by Rosenthal, Elizabeth J

Guilford, CT: The Lyons Press, 2008. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Green boards, brown spine with gilt titles, green endpapers, vi, 437 pp, 8 ff photo plates (5 ff in color & 3 ff b&w), index. DJ in Brodart archival cover. This biography of the noted ornithologist and founder of the Peterson's field guide series is based on over 120 interviews, Peterson's letters and articles, and previously published works. Shipping weight 3 lbs.. First... Read more
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$20.99
Pleasures Without Change

Pleasures Without Change

by Wacher, John

London: Sylvan Press, 1111. Book. Illus. by James Lucas. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 255mm Tall, 4to. Countryside essays, with very nice scraperboard illustrations. Wear to top and base of spine plus edges and a little on cover corners..
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£14.00
Australia's Heritage Watch: An Overview of Australian Conservation

Australia's Heritage Watch: An Overview of Australian Conservation

by Ingpen, Robert

Adelaide: Rigby Limited. 1981. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by Robert Ingpen. 120pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$15.00
Brambles and Bay Leaves: Essays on Things Homely and Beautiful

Brambles and Bay Leaves: Essays on Things Homely and Beautiful

by Hibberd, Shirley

London: Groombridge and Sons, 1872. Book. Good. Hardcover. Third Edition. 190mm Tall, 12mo. vi, 312 pages. Wear to top/tail of spine and cover corners. Split to top 70mm of joint of back cover and spine. Front and back pastedown gutters cracked. Slight foxing on front/rear pages but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All page edges gilt..
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£272.00
Weather and Life:  An Introduction to Biometeorology

Weather and Life: An Introduction to Biometeorology

by Lowry, William P

New York & London: Academic Press, 1972. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Dec. cloth, xiii, 305 pp, 81 figures, 31 tables, references, author index, subject index. Small repaired tears to cloth at bumped corners, owner's name on recto of ffep, 3 cm coffee or similar stain to rear endpapers with at bit bleeding onto fore-edge. The author defines biometeorology as "the science which investigates the interrelationships of atmospheric and biological... Read more
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$29.99
Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London. Journal of Meetings Vol 40

Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London. Journal of Meetings Vol 40

by No Author

London: The Society, 1976. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. First Edition. 250mm Tall, 4to.
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£12.00
Mews Style

Mews Style

by Bill Burlington

Hardback. Very Good.
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£10.80
A Treatise on the Management of Bees; wherein is contained The Natural History of those Insects; With the various Methods of cultivating them, both Ancient and Modern, and the improved Treatment of them. To which are added, The Natural History of Wasps and Hornets, and the Means of destroying them.

A Treatise on the Management of Bees; wherein is contained The Natural History of those Insects; With the various Methods of cultivating them, both Ancient and Modern, and the improved Treatment of them. To which are added, The Natural History of Wasps and Hornets, and the Means of destroying them.

by Wildman, Thomas

London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1770. Book. Good. Half-Leather. 2nd Edition. 215mm Tall. Modern half morroco covers. xvii, 311, [16] pages. Index. Appendix. Illustrated with 3 folding engraved copper-plates, plate 1 has been repaired at head and there is a very small loss of border, also a short tear to the fold at the foot. Occasional foxing.
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£245.00
On Nature: Nature, Landscape, and Natural History

On Nature: Nature, Landscape, and Natural History

by Halpern, Daniel (Ed. )

San Francisco: North Point Press. Good. 1987. Second Printing. Softcover. Mild wear from handling. Small amount of marking of text. Name written inside front cover. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 320 pages .
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$7.79