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The National Audubon Society: Field Guide to North American Fishes, Whales and Dolphins
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The National Audubon Society: Field Guide to North American Fishes, Whales and Dolphins

By Herbert T. Boschung, jr.; James D. Williams, Daniel W. Gotshall, David K. Caldwell, Melba C. Caldwell

Boston, Massachusetts: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. thirteenth printing. Stiff Soft cover. Near fine. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, viii + 848 including color plate pages and intertextual black and white illustrations, blue and green plastic covers. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with minor shelf wear a; hinges and binding tight, paper white. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The National Audubon Society: Field Guide to North American Trees-Eastern Region
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The National Audubon Society: Field Guide to North American Trees-Eastern Region

By Elbert L. Little: Sonja Bullaty et al (photographs)

Boston, Massachusetts: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986. fifth printing. Stiff Soft cover. Near fine. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, viii + 714 including color plate pages and intertextual black and white illustrations, blue and green plastic covers. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with minor shelf wear a; hinges and binding tight, paper white. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The Child's Book of Nature; Three Parts in One: Part I, Plants; Part II, Animals; Part III, Air, Water, Heat, Light, &c. (one volume)

By Worthington Hooker, M.D.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1871. Early Printing. Three-quarter Cloth. Good. Sextodecimo, 6 1/2" tall, three parts bound as one: 120, 170, and 178 pages respectively; three-quarter red cloth over marbled boards; b&w illustrations. A good copy overall with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the edges, some fraying started at ends of the back strip; binding still solid, paper clean, moderately yellowed with soiling to the two title pages which are also partially damp stained. Note the book has a slight musty odor.

$10.50

The Blue Bear: a true story of friendship , tragedy, and ssurvival in the Alaskan Wilderness
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The Blue Bear: a true story of friendship , tragedy, and ssurvival in the Alaskan Wilderness

By Lynn Schooler

New York, New York: Ecco Press / Harper Collins, 2002. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/3" tall, xii + 272 pages + color photographic plates, map endpaperpers, brown and black boards. A fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, BUT a previous owner's number on the front endpaper. In a fine dust jacket with the original price present.

$12.50

Gift from the Sea

By Anne Morrow Lindbergh; George W. Thompson, illustrator

New York, New York: Pantheon, 1955. Gift edition. Decorative Boards. Near fine/Very good. "Special edition" wit slip case--not first. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, unpaginated (approx. 126 pages), silver titles, blue half-cloth over decorative boards in slip-case. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderately worn slip case with rubbing at the cortners and light soiling.

$12.50

Sweetness & Light : the mysterious history of the Honeybee
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Sweetness & Light : the mysterious history of the Honeybee

By Hattie Ellis

New York, New York: Harmony Books, 2004. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, [xii] + 243 pages, brown and tan boards. A fine, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, but a remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge. In a fine lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

Philip Hyde: The Sierra Club Gallery. (Number One.) MOUNTAIN AND DESERT: a portfolio of twelve lithographic prints

By Philip Hyde

San Francisco, California: Sierra Club, 1973. First printing. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Fine/Good. Oblog folio, 12 x 15 ", 12 unbound color plates (as issued) + color magazine review laid in--plates fine,clean, with very slight edge wear, suitable for framing, stiff illustrated folio wraps, cover good with moderate exterior, corners and colds creased and chipped.

$19.00

Appalachian Wilderness: The Great Smoky Mountains; a Natural and Human History

By Eliot Porter (photographs and epilogue) ; Edward Abbey (text); Harry M. Caudill (epilog)

New York, New York: E. P. Dutton, 1970. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Folio 14 1/4" tall, 123 (with color plates), illustrated endpapers, gilt spine titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, internally fine, binding tight. In a very good moderately worn dust jacket, with severl short edge tears and with the original price present

$19.00

A Fish Caught in Time: the search for the Coelacanth

By Dugald Stermer (text and illustrations)

New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 2000. First printing. 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 rubbed dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

Audubon's Mammals; The Quadrupeds of North America (Complete and Unabridged)
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Audubon's Mammals; The Quadrupeds of North America (Complete and Unabridged)

By John James Auudubon

Secaucus, New Jersey: Wellfleet Press, 2005. Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. Oblong quarto 12 1/2" x 11" size, 440 pages, with color illustration throughout, black boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with several edge tears. This is a large and heavy volume and will require aditional postage

$35.00

Tom Brown's School-Days (Harper's Illustrated Bookshelf)

By Thomas Hughes; illustrated by Louis Rhead

Boston, Massachusetts: Harper & Brothers, 1911. Early Printing thus. 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 soiled, spine cloth faded; hinges and binding solid, frontispiece bright, paper moderately yellowed with some soiling to the fore-edges. Without dust jacket

$19.00

The Shell: Five Hundred Million Years of Inspired Design

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

New York, New York: Abradale Press / Harry N. Abrams, 1988. New Edition. 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; hinges and binding tight, paper white, with slight soiling to the top fore-edge. In a very, lightly rubbed and edge worn dust jacket.

$19.00

Wild Hares & Hummingbirds: The Natural History of an English Village
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Wild Hares & Hummingbirds: The Natural History of an English Village

By Stephen Moss

New York, New York: Vintage Books, 2012. Fourth printing. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Fine. Octavo, 7 3//4" tall, 305 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$6.50

The Song of Pentecost
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The Song of Pentecost

By W. J. Corbett; Martin Ursell (illustrator)

New York, New York: E. P. Dutton, 1983. First American edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. Octavo, 8 " tall, 216 pages, brown boards. A near fine, clean, hardcover edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, lightly edge worn dust jacket, and with original price. Winner of the 1982 Whitbread Book Award.

$9.50

Out-of-Doors: Pathways in Science

By Gerald S. Craig and Sara E. Baldwin

Boston, Massachusetts: Ginn and Company, 1932. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, v + 269 pages with intertextual illustration throughout, blue titles and orange cloth. A very good, clean, neat sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. "Complimentay Professional Copy" printed on the cover

$9.50

Backyard Exploration

By Paul Griswold Howes

New York, New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1927. First edition, first printing. 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, and a small tear to the top of the backstrip cloth, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with some foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$14.50

The Natural History of Eastern Massachusetts
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The Natural History of Eastern Massachusetts

By Stan Freeman and Mike Nasuti

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.

$9.50

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

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975. Fifth printing. 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 dust jacket.

$9.50

A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Peterson Field Guide Series #7). Fourth edition

By Frederick H. Pough;

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976. Fifth printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, xxviii + 317 + 92 plate pages, illustrated endpapers, blue and 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 dust jacket.

$25.00

The Adventures of Jimmy Skunk (The Bedtime Story Books)

By Thornton W. Burgess; illustrated by Harrison Cady

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1946. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Originally published in 1918. Small quarto 8 1/4" tall, 94 pages, red quarter-cloth on color illustrated boards, color illustrations. A very good, generally clean hardcover with moderate shelf wear, fore-corner tips rubbed through to board, backstrip cloth slightly frayed at bottom of the spine, minor exterior soiling; binding solid, paper is lightly yellowed. Lacking dust jacket.

$9.50

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