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The Way Winter Comes: Alaska Stories
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The Way Winter Comes: Alaska Stories

By Sherry Simpson: Charles Mason (photographs)

Seattle, Washington: Sasquatch Books, 1998. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, x + 164 pages with some intertextual black and white illustration. A very good, clean, neat hardcover first edition over all with minor shelf wear but rubbing to to one corner, hinges and binding tight, paper generally clean and white but with some finger soiling to the fore-edge and the remains of scattered pencil underlining. In a very good, moderately worn and rubbed dust jacket, and with original price.

$9.50

The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Bugs: Garden Insects of North American
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The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Bugs: Garden Insects of North American

By Whitney Cranshaw

Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2004. Fifth printing. Paperback. Near Fine. Quarto 10" tall, 656 pages with intertextual illustrations + color plates, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$19.00

Advanced Bird Language: reading the concentric rings of nature (six audio tape cassetts tape in clamshell case)

By Jon Young; music of Jonathan Talbott

Duvall, WA: Wilderness Awareness School, 1999. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine . Six audio cassett tapes, black plastic clam shell case. A near fine, clean, neat lightly used set; case clean and lightly worn.

$45.00

Wild Mammals of New England (Field Guide Edition)

By Alfred J. Godin (written and illustrated); Harry Vanderweide (editor)

Yarmouth, Maine: Delorme, 1983. Second edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 207 pages black and white with intertextual illustration, illustrated wraps. A very good, generally clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$5.50

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

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