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A Fish Caught in Time: the search for the Coelacanth

by Dugald Stermer (text and illustrations)

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Published
2000
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002554626
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New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. Octavo 8 1/2 " tall, xx + 220 pages, blue and maroon boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white,s light foxing to the fore-edge. In a very good, lightly… Read more
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Tom Brown's School-Days (Harper's Illustrated Bookshelf)

by Thomas Hughes; illustrated by Louis Rhead

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Published
1911
Condition
Very Good-
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$19.00

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Boston, Massachusetts: Harper & Brothers, 1911. Decorative Cloth. Very Good-/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/8" tall, 375 pages, color frontispiece and black and white illustration scattered throughout, black cloth with tipped on color title illustration A very good minus sturdy hard cover edition over all, with moderate shelf wear and rubbing, cover illustration scratched and lightly… Read more
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The Shell: Five Hundred Million Years of Inspired Design

by Hugh Stix, Marguerite Stix and R. Tucker Abbott; with photographs by H. Landshoff

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Published
1988
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780810980877
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$19.00

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New York, New York: Abradale Press / Harry N. Abrams, 1988. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Very good +. Large oblong quarto, 11" tall x 11 1/2 " wide, [40] +188 + [8] pages including color and black and white plates throughout, orange cloth. With 100 illustrations, 65 in color; several fold-outs. A nearfine, clean, neat hardcover with light shelf wear;… Read more
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Backyard Exploration

by Paul Griswold Howes

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Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$14.50

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New York, New York: Doubleday, Page & Co, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without dust jacket. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, xvi + 211 pages + black and white photo plates, gilt titles on red cloth. A very good hard cover with moderate shelf wear, slight exterior soiling, a small stain at the exterior fore-edge, rubbing at the corners,… Read more
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The Natural History of Eastern Massachusetts

by Stan Freeman and Mike Nasuti

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Published
1998
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780963681430
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$9.50

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Florence MA: Hampshire House, 1998. First Edition. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 128 pages with color illustration throughout. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, binding tight, paper white.
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A Field Guide to Shells of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies (Peterson Field Guide Series #3). 3rd edition

by Percy A. Morris; edited by William J. Clench

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine / Very Good
ISBN
9780395168097
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$9.50

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Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, xxviii + 330 + 152 plate pagess, illustrated endpapers, green cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately edge worn… Read more
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The Winter Beach

by Charlton Ogburn Jr

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good / Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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New York, New York: William Morrow & Company, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 321 pages, brown quarter-cloth. A very good original hard cover overall with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, BUT with scattered foxing throughout, primarily at the fore-edge margins… Read more
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From Laurel Hill to Siler's Bog: The Walking Adventures of a Naturalist

by John K. Terres; Illustrations by Charles L. Ripper

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$7.50

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New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 227 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, but light fading to the cloth at the margins and small dampstain stains at the top and bottom of the spine; hinges and binding… Read more
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The Wild Animals of North America

by Edward Knobel

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Published
1908
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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New York, New York: The Authors and Newspapers Association, 1908. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Oblong folio 10 3/4" tall x 13 1/3", gilt titles on brown cloth. A good volume overall, internally very good, clean, paper moderately yellowed, but exterior cloth moderately worn and soiled with fraying started at the fore-corner tips and spine ends; internal hinges and binding solid,… Read more
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Time and Change

by John Burroughs

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Published
1912
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
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Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin, 1912. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good -. Single volume complete as is. Duodecimo, 7 1/4" tall, frontispiece + 279 pages, gilt titles and top fore-edge, decorative green cloth. A very good minus, clean, neat hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly… Read more
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Wild Cargo

by Frank Buck, with Edward Anthony

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good -
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$16.50

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New York, New York: Simon and Schuster &, 1932. Decorative Cloth. Very Good -. A nice original reading copy. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, x + 244 pages, red titles on blue cloth. A very good minus, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, slight fraying started at the top edge of the… Read more
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North American Ducks, Geese, & Swans

by Donald S. Heintzelman

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good / Good-
ISBN
9780876912546
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$9.50

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New York, New York: Winchester Press, 1978. Hardcover. Very Good / Good-. Quarto, 10 1/2" tall, 255 pages, blue cloth; b&w photographs, maps, graphs. A very good, generally clean, neat hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper white with light foxing to the endpapers. In a good (minus),… Read more
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Field Book of Eastern Birds

by Leon Augustus Hausman; Jacob Bates Abbott (illustrator)

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Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1946. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. With six plates containing ninety-four birds and bird heads in full color and over four hundred drawing." Duodecimo, 7" tall, 659 pages, + illustrated color plates, gilt titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear… Read more
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The Tree Where Man Was Born and The African Experience

by Peter Matthiessen and Eliot Porter

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525222651
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$16.50

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New York, New York: E. P. Dutton, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Quarto, 9 1/2" tall, 247 pages, brown cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear over all but some foxing to the fore-edges and end papers; hinges and binding solid, paper cream to lightly yellowed. In a very… Read more
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Wings in the Wilderness [signed]

by Allan D. Cruickshank (text and Photographs)

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1947. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Signed by the author on the title page. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, unpaginated (approx 260 pages), silver titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy first edition hard with moderate shelf wear, fading to cloth color at top edge and back strip, with… Read more
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Wild Wings

by Frank Stuart

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good/Good
Edition
First Edition
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London, England: Victor Gollancz, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 191 pages, blue cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with light shelf wear, but light foxing to the fore-edges; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with significant chipping at the folds… Read more
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Birds & Bees (and): A Sexual Study

by Dugald Stermer (text and illustrations)

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Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine / Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002554626
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New York, New York: HarperSanFrancisco / Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto, 12 " tall, 143 pages illustrated in color throughout, gray boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white, light foxing to top fore-edge. In a very good,… Read more
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Homo Sapiens Auduboniensis: A Tribute to Walter VanDyke Bingham [signed by Millicent Todd Bingham]

by Walter VanDyke Bingham [Van Dyke] ; Millicent Todd Bingham

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: National Audubon Society, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Signed by Millicent Todd Bingham and inscribed to the previous owner on the front endpaper. Octavo, 9" tall, 39 pages, gilt titles on green cloth; with three b&w photographs including frontispiece of Walter Bingham. A very good+, clean, neat hardcover overall with light shelf wear,… Read more
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Island Journal: The Annual Publication of the Island Institute; Volume Twenty-Six (26); 2010

by Philip Conkling & David A. Tyler ; John Gillis, Theo Holtwijk, James Conkling, et al

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Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$14.50

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Rockland, ME: the Island Institute, 2010. First Edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Quarto, 12" tall, 96 pages, color photographic illustration throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover overall with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white
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Island Journal: The Annual Publication of the Island Institute; Volume Twenty-Eight (28); 2012

by Rob Snyder & Gillian Thompson; Bill McKibben, E.O. Wilson, et al

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Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780942719017
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Rockland, Maine: The Island Institute, 2012. First Edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Quarto, 12" tall, 104 pages, articles and color photographic illustration throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A fine, clean, neat magazine overall with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white
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