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The Remarkable Reefs Of Cuba - Hopeful Stories From the Ocean Doctor

by Guggenheim, David E.

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First Edition
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2022
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9781633887800
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Guilford: Prometheus Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2022. First Edition. Hardcover. xvi, 240 pages; Contents clean and unmarked in original blue binding in bright illustrated dustjacket; some page corners creased. Since 1970, the Caribbean has lost half of its coral reefs, an ominous and accelerating phenomenon that extends around the world. Beyond the… Read more about this item
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Histoire de La Buche - Recits sur la Vie des Plantes

by Fabre, Jean-Henri ; Yan Dargent (Illustrations)

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1867
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Paris: Chez Garnier Freres. Very Good-. 1867. Hardcover. (viii), 466 pages; Contents secure in original binding of red leather spine over red cloth covered boardss. Owner's name ffep, otherwise unmarked; scattered foxing throughout; cloth rubbed through at corners, superficial stains to boards. The work is illustrated by Yan' Dargent with a frontispiece engraving, plus 15… Read more about this item
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Lamarck's Genera of Shells with a Catalogue of Species

Lamarck's Genera of Shells with a Catalogue of Species

by Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine De Monet De ; Augustus A. Gould \ (translator\)

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First American Edition
Published
1833
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Boston: Allen And Ticknor. Very Good+. 1833. First American Edition. Hardcover. xiv, 110 pages; Boston: Very Good+. 1833. First American Edition. Xiii, (1) , 110 pages; Original owner's faint pencil note on ffep "Sylvester Judd / from his friend / (? Geo. ? ) Buel" Otherwise unmarked and secure in original green cloth binding with printed title… Read more about this item
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BORN FREE - A Lioness of Two Worlds
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BORN FREE - A Lioness of Two Worlds

by Adamson, Joy

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1944
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New York: Viking Press. Very Good-. 1944. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Drawings; 213 pages; Contents clean and secure in original gray cloth binding, slight lean. Former owner's name and address on ffep "Kermit Roosevelt / XXXXX / April, 1960" -- this would be Kermit Roosevelt III (father of Kermit Roosevelt IV, later referred to as "III" since his granfather's… Read more about this item
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TREKS Across the Veldt
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TREKS Across the Veldt

by Waldeck, Theodore J. ; [Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr.'s copy]

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1944
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New York: Viking Press. Very Good-. 1944. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Drawings; 213 pages; Contents clean and secure in original gray cloth binding, cloth foxed and faded, small hole at bottom of front gutter. Gift inscription on ffep "Kermit Roosevelt Jr / from Ed Whitney" -- this would be Kermit Roosevelt III (father of Kermit… Read more about this item
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DENKENDE TIERE - Beitrage zur Tierseelenkunde auf Grund eigener Versuche.  Der Kluge Hans und Meine Pferde Muhamed und Zarif [trans: THINKING ANIMALS  - Contributions to Animal Psychology based on our own Experiments. Smart  Hans and my Horses Muhamed and Zarif]
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DENKENDE TIERE - Beitrage zur Tierseelenkunde auf Grund eigener Versuche. Der Kluge Hans und Meine Pferde Muhamed und Zarif [trans: THINKING ANIMALS - Contributions to Animal Psychology based on our own Experiments. Smart Hans and my Horses Muhamed and Zarif]

by Krall, Karl

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Used - Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket
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Edition
Second Revised Edition
Published
1912
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Original Printed Wrappers
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Leipzig: Verlag von Friedrich Engelmann. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1912. Second Revised Edition. Original Printed Wrappers. (x), 532, (6) pages; Contents clean and complete in original dark gray textured wrappers with silver lettering in near Very Good dustjacket with photograph of horse on front wrapper; chipped and worn at lower edge and base of spine. 2. unveränderte… Read more about this item
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The Birds of Cuba Memoirs of the Nuttall Ornithological Club, No. VI.
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The Birds of Cuba Memoirs of the Nuttall Ornithological Club, No. VI.

by Barbour, Thomas ; [SIGNED] ; [James Cowan Greenway 's copy]

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Published
1923
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Nuttall Ornithological Club. Very Good+. 1923. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Autograph; 141 pp. pages; Publisher's dark green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Very nice condition, with spine ends and corners showing just a touch of light rubbing. Gravure frontispiece with original tissue guard intact -- three additional prints, as issued. A… Read more about this item
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SYSTEMA SOCIAL OU PRINCIPIOS NATURAES DE MORAL E DE POLITICA com um exame  da influencia do governo sobre os Costumes [Three Volumes] [English trans:  SOCIAL SYSTEM OR NATURAL PRINCIPLES OF MORALS AND POLITICS with an  examination of the government's influence on Customs]
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SYSTEMA SOCIAL OU PRINCIPIOS NATURAES DE MORAL E DE POLITICA com um exame da influencia do governo sobre os Costumes [Three Volumes] [English trans: SOCIAL SYSTEM OR NATURAL PRINCIPLES OF MORALS AND POLITICS with an examination of the government's influence on Customs]

by Holbach, Barao d' ; (1723-1789)

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First Edition Thus
Published
1840
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Hard Cover
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Lisboa: Typografia de A.S. Coelho. Very Good+. 1840. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Contents clean and secure in original patterned bindings with gilt lettering at spine; worn at spine ends and corners; quite a nice atractive set of this scarce work. OCLC 434201784 (cites only one location). Pagination: Vol. 1: XII,… Read more about this item
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THE FREEDOM OF THE FIELDS
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THE FREEDOM OF THE FIELDS

by Abbott, Charles C. ;(1843-1919) ; Edward Stratton Holloway

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First Edition; First Printing
Published
1898
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good+. 1898. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii, (iv), 11-233 pages; OCLC 7391898404 Contents clean and secure in original green cloth decorative binding; spine mildly faded, otherwise quite a very nice example of this lovely book. Illustrated with four full page plates, including frontispiece… Read more about this item
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Dominique Paul -- Silent Fall : Devenir Oiseau - Becoming Bird -  Convertirse en Ave

Dominique Paul -- Silent Fall : Devenir Oiseau - Becoming Bird - Convertirse en Ave

by Pontbriand, Chantal ; Ayelet Danielle Aldoub ; Dominique Paul

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First Edition
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2023
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Hardcover
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9782923612799
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Quebec: CEAC ( Centre for Experimental Art and Communication). New. 2023. First Edition. Hardcover. 192 pages; New in original shrinkwrap. Text in English, French and Spanish. Since 2012, the artist has taken us on a journey from New York to Surinam, from performance to the studio and looks with humor at our increasingly unequal relationships… Read more about this item
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Eighth Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey to the  Secretary of the Interior 1886 - 87,  Part II. Trenton Limestone as Source  of Petroleum & Gas in Ohio & Indiana, Geology of Island of Mount Desert  Maine, Quicksilver Deposits of Pacific Slope and The Geographical  Distribution of Fossil Plants
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Eighth Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey to the Secretary of the Interior 1886 - 87, Part II. Trenton Limestone as Source of Petroleum & Gas in Ohio & Indiana, Geology of Island of Mount Desert Maine, Quicksilver Deposits of Pacific Slope and The Geographical Distribution of Fossil Plants

by Powell, John W. ; [editor] ; Nathaniel Southgate Shaler ; George F. Becker; Edward Orton; Lester F. Ward

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First Edition
Published
1889
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Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1889. First Edition. Hard Cover. 600 pages; Contents clean, secure and complete in original brown cloth binding; rubbed at spine and ends; former shelf mark blacked out at base of spine. Bookplate of former owner on front pastedown, stamped "withdrawn" on bookplate and rear endpapers; blind stamp on title.… Read more about this item
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CHARLES DE L'ESCLUSE D'ARRAS - Le propagateur de la Pomme de Terre au XVIe  siècle.  Sa biographie et sa correspondance

CHARLES DE L'ESCLUSE D'ARRAS - Le propagateur de la Pomme de Terre au XVIe siècle. Sa biographie et sa correspondance

by Roze, Ernest & Carolus Clusius

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Facsimile
Published
1976
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Stiff Wrappers
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Amsterdam & London: Landré et Meesters & Kew Books. Fine. 1976. Facsimile. Stiff Wrappers. 110 pages; Fine in publisher's printed wrappers. A facsimile reprint limited to 250 copies published by Kew Books and Landre & Meesters of the original 1899 edition, published by J. Rothschild in Paris -- which itself had been limited to 250 copies.… Read more about this item
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The Long African Day
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The Long African Day

by Myers, Norman ; [Kermit Roosevelt, Jr.]

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First Edition
Published
1972
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New York: Macmillan. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Autograph; 404 pages; Inscribed and Signed by the author on ffep - "Kermit and Polly -- / Best African / salaams! / Norman Myers / 8 May 1974" Contents clean and secure in original green cloth binding in dustjacket with chipping… Read more about this item
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TO ASMARA - A Novel of Africa
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TO ASMARA - A Novel of Africa

by Keneally, Thomas ; [Kermit Roosevelt Jr.]

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First Edition Thus
Published
1990
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New York: Time Warner. Near Fine. 1990. First Edition Thus. Paperback. 290 pages; Inscription on verso of front wrapper -- "Merry Christmas, father [Kermit Roosevelt Jr.] / I think you will / enjoy this one. If / I recall correctly / you had some early, / fascinating experiences in / Ethiopia yourself! / Love /… Read more about this item
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BEGINNINGS -- An Exhibition in the Great Hall of Landmarks in the  Exploration of Ideas and Places From the Collections of the Library of  Congress

BEGINNINGS -- An Exhibition in the Great Hall of Landmarks in the Exploration of Ideas and Places From the Collections of the Library of Congress

by Boorstin, Daniel

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1976
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Washington: Library of Congress. Very Good+. 1976. First Edition. Paperback. 35 pages; Stiff decorative paper wrappers plus 8vo companion brochure, both housed in original printed envelope (envelope creased at flap). Printed material related to the 1976 exhibition at the Library of Congress of of Landmarks in the Exploration of Ideas and Places. Introduction by… Read more about this item
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AUDUBON - A Biography

AUDUBON - A Biography

by Chancellor, John

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First Edition; Second Printing
Published
1978
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780670140534
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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1978. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 224 pages; Clean and secure in original binding in very nice dustjacket. A superbly illustrated biography drawn heavily on Audubon's own journals, which offer revealing insights into the character and life of th is singular man. Reproductions of… Read more about this item
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American Natural History - Volume II - Part 1: Mastology w/ 19 full page  engravings
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American Natural History - Volume II - Part 1: Mastology w/ 19 full page engravings

by Godman, John

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Second Edition
Published
1830
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Leather
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Philadelphia: Stoddart and Atherton. Good. 1830. Second Edition. Leather. 330 pages; Former owner's name "J. Daggett" otherwise contents clean and text block securely stitched, full leather contemporary binding quite worn at spine, hinges splitting. Beautifully illustrated with 19 full page engravings of many species, including Mountain Goats, Moose, Deer, Gerbils, Opossum, Beaver, Flying Squirrel,… Read more about this item
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PENINSULAR CALIFORNIA Some Account of the Climate, Soil Productions, and  Present Condition Chiefly of the Northern Half of Lower California
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PENINSULAR CALIFORNIA Some Account of the Climate, Soil Productions, and Present Condition Chiefly of the Northern Half of Lower California

by Nordhoff, Charles

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Published
1888
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New York: Harper & Brothers. Very Good+. 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. 130, 2, 4 (ads) pages; Contents clean and secure in original navy blue cloth binding with gilt lettering and decorative borders blindstamped, minor rubbing at head of spine and lower corners. Quite a nice book. Publisher's advertisement (Shepard Book Company) tipped in at rear. … Read more about this item
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Description of a Newly-Born Lynx, Lynx canadensis (Desm.) Raf. with  illustrative Plate

Description of a Newly-Born Lynx, Lynx canadensis (Desm.) Raf. with illustrative Plate

by Merriam, Dr. C. Hart ; Ernest Thompson Seton (illustrator)

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Published
1886
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Saint John: J. & A. McMillan. Very Good. 1886. Printed wrappers. Natural History Society of New Brunswick, April 1886; 4, plate pages; Clean and secure in original printed wrappers; tiny chip at lower corners. Wonderful engraved plate of young lynx by E.E.T.S [Ernest Thompson Seton] - one of his early publications. Read before the New Brunswick… Read more about this item
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A Northern Highway of the Tsar
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A Northern Highway of the Tsar

by Trevor-Battye, Aubyn

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Published
1898
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Westminster: Archibald Constable. Very Good. 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. xiv, 256, (20 ads) pages; Contents clean and secure in original green cloth binding with bright gilt lettering and gilt image of a Russia two-headed eagle on front board, faded at spine and edges. Original owner's bookplatewith the coat of arms and motto "Fidelis ad Urnam" of the… Read more about this item
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