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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

Eastern Deciduous Forest: ecology and wildlife preservation
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Eastern Deciduous Forest: ecology and wildlife preservation

By Richard H. Yahner

Minneapolis, Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 2000. Second edition. Paperback--trade. Near Fine. Octavo 9" tall, xvii + 295 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear and slight creasing to the cover; binding tight, paper white.

$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

Eastern and Central North America: Birding by Ear: a guide to Bird-Song idendtification (Peterson Field Guide series #38). (Booklet plus three audio cassett tapes  in clamshell case)
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Eastern and Central North America: Birding by Ear: a guide to Bird-Song idendtification (Peterson Field Guide series #38). (Booklet plus three audio cassett tapes in clamshell case)

By Richard K. Walton & Robert W. Lawson; Roger Tory Peterson (editor) John Sill (illustration)

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1990. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine . Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, with pamphlet 7 1/2" tall, 64 pages (with intertextual B&Willustration), wire saddle stich + three audio cassett tapes, green plastic clam shell case. A near fine, clean, neat lightly used set; case clean and lightly worn.

$9.50

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

The House on Nauset Marsh

By Wyman Richardson; illustrated by Henry Bugbee Kane

New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1955. Early Printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 223 pages, silver spine titles on blue cloth; illustrated endpapers and b&w illustrations throughout. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover edition with minor shelf wear over all, cloth color slightly faded at the edges, and a short fray at the bottom of the spine cloth; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a good, edge worn and moderately color faded dust jacket with the original price present.

$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

A Field Guide to the Beetles of North America (Peterson Field Guide Series #29).

By Richard E. White;

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, xii + 368 (with intertextual illustration) + 22 plate pages, illustrated endpapers, green and blue 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.

$35.00

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

The Adventures of Peter Cottontail (The Bedtime Story Books)

By Thornton W. Burgess; illustrated by Harrison Cady

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1947. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Originally published in 1914. 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, minor exterior soiling; binding solid, paper is lightly yellowed. Lacking dust jacket.

$9.50

The Adventures of Johnny Chuck (The Bedtime Story Books)

By Thornton W. Burgess; illustrated by Harrison Cady

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1947. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Originally published in 1913. Small quarto 8 1/4" tall, 96 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 top and color faded from dampstaing at bottom of the spineat bottom of the spine, minor exterior soiling; binding solid, paper is lightly yellowed. Lacking dust jacket.

$9.50

The Adventures of Bobby Coon (The Bedtime Story Books)

By Thornton W. Burgess; illustrated by Harrison Cady

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1947. 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 minus, generally clean hardcover with moderate shelf wear, fore-corner tips rubbed through to board, backstrip cloth color faded from dampstaing at bottom of the spine, minor exterior soiling; binding solid, paper is lightly yellowed. Lacking dust jacket.

$9.50

The Winter Beach

By Charlton Ogburn Jr.

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 and endpapers and a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

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