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HUBBLE ATLAS OF GALAXIES

by Sandage, Allan

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1961
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Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1961. Softcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1961. Numerous b/w photographs. viii, 50 pp. Softcover. Oblong Small 4to. Black paperback. Gilt lettering to spine. Very good condition overall, with some light wear. Creasing to spine. Light scuffing to covers.… Read more
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BROMELIAS BRASILEIRAS

by Mee, Margaret

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1999
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Second edition
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Sao Paulo: Instituto de Botanica de Sao Paulo, 1999. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Sao Paulo: Instituto de Botanica de Sao Paulo, 1999. Commentary by Maria das Gracas Lapa Wanderley. Second edition. Copious b/w illustrations. 159 pp. Text in Portuguese and English. Hardcover. Folio. Green paper covered boards. … Read more
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BUTTERFLIES OF NORTH AMERICA, THE

by Howe, William H

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1975
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One of an edition limited to 200 copies, this being #118
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9780385114356
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1975. One of an edition limited to 200 copies, this being #118. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1975. One of an edition limited to 200 copies, this being #118. Signed by the author. 97 color plates containing 2093 Illustrations and 32… Read more
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LIFE WITH AN INDIAN PRINCE [SIGNED ]

by Craighead, John J. and Frank C. Craighead, Jr

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2001
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First edition, of 1,500 numbered copies, this is designated as &
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Boise, ID: Archives of American Falconry, 2001. First edition, of 1,500 numbered copies, this is designated as ÒauthorÕs copyÓ. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Boise, ID: Archives of American Falconry, 2001. First edition, of 1,500 numbered copies, this is designated as ÒauthorÕs copyÓ. Signed by the author. Copious b/w and color photographs. xx, 277… Read more
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TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCE

by Billings, E. R

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1875
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First edition
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Hartford, CT: American Pub. Co, 1875. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Hartford, CT: American Pub. Co, 1875. First edition. Numerous b/w illustrations. 486 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth. Several small spots where cloth rubbed through [ very minor ]. Over all a very clean copy. Much better… Read more
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HISTORY OF QUADRUPEDS

by Pennant, Thomas

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1781
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First edition
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London: B. White, 1781. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. London: B. White, 1781. 2 vols. First edition. Illustrated with 52 copper-plate engravings. xxiv, [a], 2-284; [2], 285-566, [14] index, [2] ads pp. Hardcover. 4to. Brown recent, full period-style pressed morocco; spine decorated in compartments with contrasting colored lettering labels.… Read more
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AUSTRALIAN PARROTS

by Forshaw, Joseph M

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1969
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Wynnewood, PA: Livingston Publishing Company, 1969. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Wynnewood, PA: Livingston Publishing Company, 1969. Numerous b/w Illustrations, full color photographs, and 5 paintings by John C. Yrizarry. 306 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Green cloth. Silver lettering to spine. Very lightly bumped at head, heel and corners; former owner bookplate… Read more
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HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS

by Bewick, T

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Published
1805
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Very good
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3rd Ed of Vol.1; 2nd Ed of Vol. 2
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Newcastle: T. Bewick and Longman and Rees, 1805. 3rd Ed of Vol.1; 2nd Ed of Vol. 2. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Newcastle: T. Bewick and Longman and Rees, 1805. 2 vols. 3rd Ed of Vol.1; 2nd Ed of Vol. 2. Numerous b/w illustrations. 346; 400 pp. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Full… Read more
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Russell, Henry D., compiler. NOTES ON METHODS FOR THE NARCOTIZATION, KILLING, FIXATION, AND PRESERVATION OF MARINE ORGANISMS. Woods Hole, MA: Marine Biological Laboratory, 1963. 70 pp. 8vo. Spiral bound periwinkle wraps. Fading to spine and top edge of wraps; pages uniformly yellowed; book plate inside front cover; previous price in ink… Read more
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CRUISE OF THE TOMAS BARRERA

by Henderson, John B

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1916
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First edition
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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1916. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. The Narrative of a Scientific Expedition to Western Cuba and the Colorados Reefs, with Observations on the Geology, Fauna, and Flora of the Region. NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1916. First edition. 36 b/w photographs, a few color illustrations and a fold-out… Read more
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MOUNT MCKINLEY: THE CONQUEST OF DENALI

by Washburn, Bradford and David Roberts

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1991
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Very good
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9780810936119
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New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1991. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1991. Preface by Ansel Adams. Inscribed and signed by the author. More than 120 illustrations, including 77 photographs in duotone, 41 in full color, and 8 maps. 206 pp. Hardcover. Square 4to. … Read more
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POPULAR HISTORY OF THE PALMS AND THEIR ALLIES

by Seemann, Berthold

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1856
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London: Lovell Reeve, 1856. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. London: Lovell Reeve, 1856. 20 chromolithographic plates. 359 pp. Hardcover. 16mo. Dark green cloth. Elaborate floral Art Nouveau gilt decorated spine, front board stamped in gilt an blind, rear board stamped in blind. Professionally rebacked, with original spine laid-on; beautifully done...looks… Read more
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VEGETABLE MATERIA MEDICA OF THE UNITED STATES

by Barton, William P. C

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1817
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Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, 1817. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Or, Medical Botany: Containing a Botanical, General, and Medical History, of Medicinal Plants Indigenous to the United States. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, 1817. Illustrated by Coloured Engravings, Made after Original Drawings from Nature, Done by the Author. 2 vols. 49 of 50… Read more
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USEFUL PLANTS OF GREAT BRITAIN

by Johnson, C. Pierpoint

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nd
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London: Robert Hardwicke, nd. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. John E. Sowerby. A Treatise upon the Native Vegetables Capable of Application as Food, Medicine or in the Arts and Manufactures. London: Robert Hardwicke, nd. 25 hand-colored plates with 300 figures, by John Sowerby. Illustrated by John E. Sowerby. 324 pp. Hardcover. … Read more
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FERNS OF GREAT BRITAIN, AND THEIR ALLIES THE CLUB-MOSSES, PEPPERWORTS, AND HORSETAILS

by Pratt, Anne

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ND [ 1860 ]
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London, England: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, ND [ 1860 ]. Hardcover. Very good-/No jacket issued. London, England: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, ND [ 1860 ]. 41 chromolithographed color plates with tissue guards.. 164 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Yellow cloth. All edges gilt; gilt lettering to spine. Bumped… Read more
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London, England: Smith, Elder & Co, 1833. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London, England: Smith, Elder & Co, 1833. Numerous b/w illustrations including full-color frontispiece. 429 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine. Recently rebound, with old spine laid-on; light spotwear to cover and rear board; light,… Read more
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TROPICA: COLOR CYCLOPEDIA OF EXOTIC PLANTS AND TREES

by Graf, Alfred Byrd

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1981
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Very good
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Fourth edition, Revised and Enlarged
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9780911266245
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$120.00

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East Rutherford, NJ: Roehrs Company, 1981. Fourth edition, Revised and Enlarged. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. For Warm-Region Horticulture -- in Cool Climate the Summer Garden or Sheltered Indoors. East Rutherford, NJ: Roehrs Company, 1981. Fourth edition, Revised and Enlarged. 7,000 Photographs in Living Color. 1152 pp. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Light green,… Read more
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ORCHIDS: FROM THE ARCHIVES OF THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY

by Griffiths, Mark

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2002
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Very good+
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9780810904385
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New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 2002. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 2002. 300 plates in full color. 335 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Red cloth. Silver lettering to spine. No noticeable damage or flaws; interior clean, bright and tight. A very nice copy in a… Read more
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FLOWERS OF GUATEMALA

by Chickering, Carol Rogers

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Published
1973
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Very good
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First edition
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9780806110813
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1973. Foreword by Julian A. Steyermark. First edition. 50 full color plates. 128 pp. Hardcover. Small 4to. White cloth-backed, light green cloth covered boards. Bumped and rubbed at head, heel and corners; foxing to cover and rear board; interior tight, clean and bright. Dustjacket heavily… Read more
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AMERICAN SEASHELLS: THE MARINE MOLLUSCA OF THE ATLANTIC AND PACIFIC COASTS OF NORTH AMERICA

by Abbott, R. Tucker

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Published
1974
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Very good
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Second edition
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9780442202286
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New York, NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1974. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. New York, NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1974. Second edition. 4,000+ black-and-white illustrations & 24 magnificent color plates. 663 pp. Hardcover. Small 4to. Light blue cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. A very good… Read more
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