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Through The Year With Thoreau

by GLEASON, Herbert W.

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Published
1917
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Very good
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1917. Hardcover. Very good. xxxiv, 135 p. interspersed with plates. 24 cm. 91 b&w plates. Blue cloth with gold print. Corners a bit worn, small tears in spine ends. Spine print fadede. Pages 57-64 jutting out a bit. Sketches of nature from the writings of Henry D. Thoreau with corresponding photographic illustrations.
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The Leaf-Collector's Hand-Book and Herbarium

by NEWHALL, Charles S.

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Published
1898
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Fair
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Second Edition
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1898. Second Edition. Cloth Bound. Fair. xv p. + figures. 24 cm. 116 b&w illustrations. Green cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Ex library with label on lower spine, envelope on rear specimen envelope, ink stamp rear of title page. Torn spine ends. Some wear and spotting to boards. Worn corners. Hinges cracking… Read more
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The Book of Water Gardening

by BISSET, Peter

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Published
1907
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Very good
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New York: A. T. De La Mare Printing and Publishing, 1907. Hardcover. Very good. 199 p. 26 cm. Frontispiece photo of White House. 120 halftones, 17 diagrams and 2 double page plates. Brown cloth with gold and green impressing. Light spotting to covers. Tears in tissue guard over title page. Small tears to edge of half title. Occasional… Read more
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The History and Habits of Animals

by WALKER, Peter

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Published
1859
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Good
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1859. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 320 p. 18 cm. Colour frontispiece. Other colour plates and b&w illustrations within. Quarter leather with cloth boards. Label on lower spine, library bookplate on front pastedown. Worn spine and corners. Some label residue on front cover. Foxing to frontispiece and tissue guard. Some other soiling and spotting… Read more
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Woodland Heritage of Southern Ontario: A Study of Ecological Change, Distribution and Significance

by LARSON, Brendon M.

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Published
1999
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Near fine
ISBN
9781896059099
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$45.00

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Federation of Ontario Naturalists, 1999. Softcover. Near fine. 262 p. 28 cm. 12 b&w figures and 4 tables. Softcover. Ink inscription on title page.
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Guide to the Natural Areas of London & Vicinity

by LORIMER, Shirley E. (ed.)

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Published
2007
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Fine
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9780969952626
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London, Ontario: McIlwraith Field Naturalists of London, Inc., 2007. Staplebound. Fine. 84 p. 22 cm. Maps of sites inside London as well as out. Stapled softcover. Describes environmentally significant areas and parklands in London, ON and surrounding area.
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Forest Birds of Carolinian Canada

by BURKE, Peter

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Published
1995
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Near fine
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Long Point Bird Observatory and the Federation of Ontario Naturalists, 1995. Booklet. Near fine. 36 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations by the author. Staplebound booklet. Signature at top front.
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Stewardship of the Spiny Softshell Turtle

by GILLINGWATER, Scott D.

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Published
2004
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Very good
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London, Ontario: Upper Thames River Conservation Authority, 2004. Softcover. Very good. iv, 56 p. 26 cm. Colour illustrations and maps. Staplebound paper covers. Stains in top front corner.
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Swine in America: A Text-book for the Breeder, Feeder & Student

by COBURN, F. D.

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Published
1909
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Good +
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New York: Orange Judd Company, 1909. Hardcover. Good +. xv, 614, [12] p. 23 cm. Fold-out colour plate of pig illustrates the exterior, skeleton, blood system, muscles and internal organs of the animal. Numerous b&w illustrations. Brown cloth with gold print. Corners a little bumped and spine ends a bit softened. Small ink notation on front pastedown. One… Read more
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The Evolution of the Eye from Algae and Jellyfish to Humans: How Vision Adapts to Environment

by HUDSON, Arthur J.

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Published
2010
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Fine
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Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, 2010. Hardcover. Fine. iv, 154 p. 24 cm. 8 figures. Hardcover. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Spine ends a little softened. Foreword by Bessie Borwein.
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Méhek Között. Harmadik Kiadás

by Zoltán Örösi Pál

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Published
1953
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Good
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$125.00

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Budapest: Mezogazdasagi Kiado, 1953. Hardcover. Good. 583 p. 25 cm. 403 b&w illustrations. Hardcover. Cloth spine and paper covered boards. Worn edges and corners. Small dark marks on front endpapers. Cracked at pp. 16-17. Hungarian text.
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Mit, Hogyan, Miért a Méhészetben?

by FALUBA, Zoltán

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Published
1975
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Very good
ISBN
9789632306766
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Budapest: Mezogazd. K., 1975. Paperback. Very good. Kertünk, házunk, otthonunk. 322 p. 20 cm. B&w figures and tables. Paperback. Some soiling to exterior. Hungarian text.
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Back on the Rez: Finding the way home

by MARACLE, Brian

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Published
1996
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Fine
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9780670859153
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Toronto: Viking Press, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. x, 306 p. 24 cm. Hardcover in dustjacket. Inscribed by author on front endpaper.
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Drama on the Avon

by MCCAULEY, Ina H.; YIELDING, A. R. (ilus.)

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Published
[1968]
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Very good +
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[Stratford, Ontario], [1968]. Staplebound. Very good +. [18 p.] 23 cm. B&w photos and drawings. Staplebound card covers. Former owner's label on title along with author signature. Staples rusting a bit. Describes the drama and love triangles of the swans on Ontario's Avon River from 1954 to 1968, including domestic quarrels, ruffled feathers, empty nests, and star-crossed… Read more
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London: Wm. S. Orr & Co., 1846-47. New Edition. Hardcover. Very good. vi, [2], 415 p. 17 cm. Colour frontispiece, title page illustration and 16 other colour plates. B&w drawings within the text. Half green leather with marbled paper boards. Rubbing to boards, some edge wear. Bookplate on front pastedown, stain pp. 56-57. Illustrated title states 1847. Charles… Read more
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The Sea Around Us

by CARSON, Rachel L.; HOWE, Katherine L. (illus.)

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Published
1951
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Very good +
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First Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/Good. vii, 230 p. 22 cm. A few b&w illustrations and a table. Green cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Jacket has some tears and chips to edges, esp. top front. Front flap clipped. Light wear to book edges. Marine biologist Rachel Carson reveals the science and poetry… Read more
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Flore Laurentienne

by FRERE MARIE-VICTORIN; FRERE ALEXANDRE (illus.); ROULEAU, Ernest, BROUILLET, Luc & GOULET, Isabelle (eds.)

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Published
1995
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Near fine
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Troisieme Edition
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9782760616509
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Montreal: Les Presses de L'Universite de Montreal, 1995. Troisieme Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. xv, 1083 p. 25 cm. B&w and colour illustrations. Hardcover. Frère Marie-Victorin (born Conrad Kirouac), member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, botanist, and teacher, was the first chair of botany at Université de Montréal, founder of the Institut de Botanique and the… Read more
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Field and Forest Rambles, With Notes and Observations on the Natural History of Eastern Canada

by ADAMS, A. Leith

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Published
1873
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Good
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London: Henry S. King, 1873. Hardcover. Good. xvi, 333 p. 22 cm. B&w frontispiece, title page vignette, fold-out map, other b&w drawings in text. Full leather with gilt trim, marbled endpapers and text block edges. Respined with new label. Binding signed by Relfe Brothers, London. Dampstains to front endpapers and title. Corners worn. Army physician Andrew Leith… Read more
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The Flowering of the Landscape Garden: English Pleasure Grounds 1720-1800

by LAIRD, Mark

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Published
1999
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Fine
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9780812234572
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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. xvii, 446 p. 19 cm. 226 b&w figures and 66 colour plates. Green cloth hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket.
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Report upon Natural History Collections made in Alaska Between the years 1877 and 1881

by NELSON, Edward W.; HENSHAW, Henry W. (ed.)

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Published
1887
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Good
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Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1887. Hardcover. Good. No. III. Arctic Series of Publications Issued in Connection with the Signal Service, U.S. Army with 21 plates. 337 p. 30 cm. 21 plates as listed, birds in colour and fishes in b&w. Half red leather with green cloth. Marbled endpapers and text block edges. Some spots to covers, corners… Read more
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