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By W. Bromley-Davenport

London: Chapman and Hall, 1888.. Decorated cloth binding, 12mo, 243 pages plus 12 pages of advertising; preface by Augusta Bromley-Davenport; illustrated by Lt.-Gen. H. Hope Crealocke, CB, CMG. Devoted to fox hunting (several fine illustrations of horses and hounds), salmon fishing, covert shooting, and deer stalking (deerhounds are pictured); distinctly personal perspectives by an enthusiastic sportsman active in Britain and Norway. Good condition (previous owner's inscription on free endpaper; boards faded).. Hardcover.

$65.00

The Fascination of Reptiles

By Maurice Richardson

New York: Hill and Wang, 1972.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 8vo, dust jacket, 240 pages, index, selected bibliography; full-page color plates and black-and-white illustrations by Shaun Milne. Natural history of lizards, snakes, chelonians (tortoises and turtles), and crocodilians; with "An Anthology of Reptilian Belles-lettres." Stated 1st American edition. Very good condition (1 plate missing), in good dust jacket.. ISBN: 0809044331. F. Hardcover.

$8.00

Kinship with the Animals
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Kinship with the Animals

By edited by Michael Tobias and Kate Solisti-Mattelon

Hillsboro: Beyond Words Publishing, 1998., 1998. Pictorial wraps, 8vo, 337 pages, resource list. Anthology that hopes to "expand and accelerate the vocabulary of interspecies dialogue and empathy." Contributors include the editors, Linda Tellington-Jones, Penelope Smith, and others from a variety of traditions and viewpoints. 1st edition. As new condition.. ISBN: 1885223889. 1st Edition. Soft cover. As New/No Jacket.

$15.95

The Firmament of Time

By Loren Eiseley

New York: Atheneum, 1960.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 8vo, dust jacket, 183 pages, bibliography. Six lectures delivered as visiting professor of the philosophy of science at the University of Cincinnati in 1959. Stated 1st edition. Very good condition, in good+ dust jacket (some edgewear and chipping).. F. Hardcover.

$18.00

Man Kind? Our Incredible War on Wildlife
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Man Kind? Our Incredible War on Wildlife

By Cleveland Amory

New York: Harper & Row, 1974.. Cloth, 8vo, 372pp, index, black-and-white photos (16-page insert).The author, critic, and founder of The Fund for Animals provides a thoughtful, occasionally scathing survey of the relationship between people and the creatures of the wild. Unspecified later printing. Good condition, in good dust jacket.. ISBN: 0060100923. Hardcover.

$10.00

Lives of the Hunted

By Ernest Thompson Seton

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901.. Gilt-stamped cloth binding, 8vo, 360 pages. Anthology "containing a true account of the doings of five quadrupeds and three birds, and, in elucidation of the same, over 200 drawings" by the author. Featured are a dog, coyote, ram, bear, kangaroo rat, sparrow, teal, and chickadee. 7th impression (January 1910). Poor to fair condition (ex-library, with most evidence removed; boards rubbed; spine badly worn and torn; text block firm; pages clean).. Hardcover.

$20.00

Life on Earth: A Natural History
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Life on Earth: A Natural History

By David Attenborough

Boston: Little, Brown, 1979.. Gilt-stamped cloth, 4to, dust jacket, 319 pages, index, numerous color photos. Stated 1st American edition. Very good condition, in very good dust jacket.. ISBN: 0316057452. F. Hardcover.

$10.00

High Hills and Wild Goats: Life Among the Animals of the Hai-Bar Wildlife Refuge

By Bill Clark

Boston: Little, Brown, 1990.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 228 pages, black-and-white photos. Good detail on the animals, including the wolf and fox, native to Israel. Stated 1st edition/1st printing. Very good condition, in very good dust jacket (shows slight wear).. ISBN: 0316146005. Hardcover.

$10.00

Pet Loss: A Thoughtful Guide for Adults & Children
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Pet Loss: A Thoughtful Guide for Adults & Children

By Herbert A. Nieburg, PhD, and Arlene Fischer

New York: Harper & Row, 1982.. Hardcover, 8vo, 155 pages, index. Classic guide to coping with the death of a dog or other animal companion. 1st edition. Good condition (slightly rolled), in good dust jacket.. F. Hardcover.

$12.00

Animal Hospital
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Animal Hospital

By Stephen Sawicki

Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 1996.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 227 pages, black-and-white photos (8-page insert). Behind the scenes at one of America's top veterinary hospitals, Boston's Angell Memorial. Stated 1st edition/1st printing. As new condition.. ISBN: 1556522746. F. Hardcover.

$18.00

Night After Night
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Night After Night

By Diana Starr Cooper

Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 1994.. Hardcover (gilt-stamped spine), 12mo, dust jacket, 173 pages; black-and-white drawings by Ivy Starr. An insightful look at the world of performing animals, focusing on the Big Apple Circus. 1st edition/1st printing. A pristine copy. As new condition; dust jacket in Mylar.. ISBN: 1559633069. F. Hardcover.

$19.00

Fup
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Fup

By Jim Dodge

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1983.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 8vo, dust jacket, 95 pages, black-and-white drawings by Norman Green. A novel of a mallard duck and her human friends, set on the California coast. 1st edition. Good+ condition (small stain on free endpaper), in good+ dust jacket (slight discoloration).. ISBN: 0671509101. F. Hardcover.

$6.00

Sauce for the Mongoose: The Story of a Real-life Rikki-tikki-tavi

By Bruce Kinloch

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 8vo, dust jacket, 112 pages, black-and-white photos; introduction by Fairfield Osborn. The true story of Pipa, the mongoose who made herself at home with the Indian-born author's family in Africa. Delightful photos include several of the mongoose interacting with Labrador retrievers. Stated 1st American edition. Fair to good condition (ex-library, with usual markings), in good dust jacket.. F. Hardcover.

$8.00

The Question of Animal Awareness: Evolutionary Continuity of Mental Experience

By Donald R. Griffin

New York: Rockefeller University Press, 1976.. Cloth, 8vo, 135 pages, bibliography, author and subject indexes. Authoritative look at language and communication by a professor of animal behavior. Probable 1st edition. Very good condition, in good dust jacket.. ISBN: 0874700205. Hardcover.

$20.00

The Raccoon's Young Ones

By Irmengarde Eberle

New York: Abelard-Schuman, 1963.. Cloth (with a sweet raccoon face on the front cover), 8vo, 61 pages; black-and-white photos and drawings by Lilian Obligado. A young person's guide to the private lives of raccoons; fine illustrations. 1st edition. Good+ condition (two small tape marks on free endpaper); no dust jacket.. Hardcover.

$7.00

The Animals Come First

By Mary Bowring

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1976.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 219 pages. Convivial tale of the author's husband Maurice, an English country veterinarian, his busy practice, and the author's role as an animal nurse. 1st edition. Very good condition, in very good dust jacket.. ISBN: 0671224409. F. Hardcover.

$14.00

The Animals Came in One by One: An Autobiography

By Buster Lloyd-Jones

New York: The John Day Company, 1967.. Decorated cloth binding, 8vo, dust jacket, 221 pages; black-and-white drawings by Duffy Ayers. The British veterinarian whose clientele ranged from the denizens of London Zoo to Winston Churchill. Stated 1st American edition. Very good condition (inscribed by the author on free endpaper; illustrated boards), in good+ dust jacket in Mylar.. Signed by Author(s). F. Hardcover.

$25.00

The Overloaded Ark

By Gerald M. Durrell

New York: Viking, 1953.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 272 pages; illustrated by Sabine Baur. Account of the author's six months in the rain forests of West Africa. 1st edition. Fair condition (slight water damage; some soil), in fair dust jacket (chipped) in Mylar.. F. Hardcover.

$20.00

Behavioral Complexities

By Chauvin, Remy, and Bernadette Muckensturm-Chauvin

New York: International Universities Press, 1980.. Cloth, 8vo, 257 pages, bibliography, black-and-white line drawings; translated from the French by Joyce Diamanti. Originally published as Le monde animal et ses comportements (Paris: Librarie Plon, 1977). Very good condition, in very good dust jacket in Mylar.. Hardcover.

$16.00

Animal Paradise: The Unique Wild Life of the Galapagos Islands

By Christian Zuber

New York: A. S. Barnes, 1967.. Cloth, 8vo, 152 pages, endpaper maps, black-and-white photos; translated from the French by Marguerite Barnett. A personal perspective on the fabled Pacific islands and their inhabitants. Stated 1st American edition. Very good condition, in good dust jacket (price clip; small chips and tears).. F. Hardcover.

$10.00

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