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cover of The Poetry of Earth:  A Collection of English Nature Writings from Gilbert White of Selborne to Richard Jefferies

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New York: Atheneum, 1966. 8vo size blue clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 423 pages with red topstain and black and white illustrations; endpapers are maps. From jacket: "... (includes) the works of 14 great writer-naturalists of whom some are as well known as Gilbert White of Selborne, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Gerard Manley Hopkins, and some as (undeservedly)… Read more
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cover of Eternal Quest:  The Story of the Great Naturalists

Eternal Quest: The Story of the Great Naturalists

by Adams, Alexander B.

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Published
1969
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Good
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$6.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1969. 8vo size clothbound hardcover (tan boards over red spine,) 509 pages plus a center section of black and white illustrations on glossy stock; spring green endpapers. From jacket: "...unfolds in this book the lives of the great naturalists, the inspiring, stranger-than-fiction account of man's search for his place in the natural… Read more
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cover of Nature Trails:  Captured in Color

Nature Trails: Captured in Color

by Calvert, Mary

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Published
1982
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780960991426
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$16.00

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1982. 4to size pictorial hardcover with matching dust jacket; 147 heavy weight, glossy pages with full color photography throughout. There are many full page photos. From jacket: "(This) is a book for those who love flowers, birds, the forest floor, and the seashore. It is for those who love walking a woodland trail, or… Read more
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cover of Lime Creek Odyssey

Lime Creek Odyssey

by Meyers, Steven J.

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9781555910372
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$21.00

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Golden, Colorado: Fulcrum Publishing, 1989. Signed and inscribed by author on third blank page and also flat signed on half title page. First Edition with full numberline The author has informed us that this edition is out of print 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 116 pages plus section of black and white photographs on glossy stock.… Read more
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cover of Appalachia America's Longest-Running Journal of Mountaineering & Conservation Winter/Spring 2016

Appalachia America's Longest-Running Journal of Mountaineering & Conservation Winter/Spring 2016

by Woodside, Christine (editor)

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Published
2016
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Good
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$12.00

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Boston: Appalachian Mountain Club, 2016. 158 pages illustrated with black and white photographs. Contents include: The death of Kate Matrosova; Harriet Freeman, White Mountain Conservationist; Going to Tent Rocks; Up Versus Down; One Tough Gal; AMC's Maine Woods Initiative. Edgewear, price sticker remnants on front cover, address label printed on back cover, bumped bottom corner of back cover and… Read more
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cover of Natural Baskets:  Create Over 20 Unique Baskets with Materials Gathered in Gardens, Fields and Woods

Natural Baskets: Create Over 20 Unique Baskets with Materials Gathered in Gardens, Fields and Woods

by Gillooly, Maryanne (editor)

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Published
1992
Condition
Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780882667935
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$50.00

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Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications, Inc., 1992. 4to size trade paperback with color photo illustrated cover; 158 pages with black and white how-to illustrations by Brigita Fuhrmann plus a section of color photographs on glossy stock of finished items From back: "In the ancient tradition of using indigenous materials to create basket of beauty and practicality, seven contemporary basketmakers… Read more
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cover of The Living Beach

The Living Beach

by Cameron, Silver Donald

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Published
1998
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780771576393
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$9.00

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Toronto: Macmillan Canada, 1998. First Edition with full numberline. This is a First Thus edition. 8vo size trade paperback; 246 pages From back: "(This book) reveals a beach that is not merely a place, but a process that embodies the paradox of change and stability. With our understanding of that process grows the knowledge that… Read more
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The Untouchable Tree: An Illustrated Guide to Earthly Wisdom & Arboreal Delights

by Stone, Peter C.

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9781302393387
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$40.00

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New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2008. Signed and inscribed by author on title page First Edition with full number line 4to size maroon clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 177 heavyweight glossy pages with color illustrations throughout From jacket: "Any book about trees can't help but be a book about people," writes (the author), and so his book is about our… Read more
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cover of Arnoldia Volume 66 Number 4 2009

Arnoldia Volume 66 Number 4 2009

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Published
2009
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Very Good
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$9.00

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Boston: Arnold Arboretum, 2009. The magazine of the Arnold Arboretum. 36 pages with color photographs throughout. Contents include: The Peril and Potential of Butternut; A CLoser Look at Fungi in the Arnold Arboretum; American Chestnuts in the 21st Century; Japanese Clethra: A Hidden Gem; more. Very light wear to covers; address label on front… Read more
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cover of The Flowers Around Us:  a Photographic Essay on Their Reproductive Structures

The Flowers Around Us: a Photographic Essay on Their Reproductive Structures

by Buckles, Mary Parker

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Published
1985
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Very Good
ISBN
9780826204028
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$12.00

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Columbia, Missouri: University of Missouri Press, 1985. From jacket: "...this book combines text and dramatic close-up color photographs to illustrate floral structures, patterns and the stages of flower, and fruit development." 118 bright, white, heavyweight glossy pages with glorious color photographs. Ex-library with typical treatments, some blacked out; jacket covered with mylar. We note a tiny… Read more
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cover of The Biology of Parasitic Flowering Plants

The Biology of Parasitic Flowering Plants

by Kuijt; Job

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Published
1969
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Good
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$55.00

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Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1969. Contents include: Mistletoes; Sandalwoods and Their Relatives; Broomrapes and Parasitic Figworts; Rafflesiaceae, Hydnoraceae, and Balanophoraceae; Cuscuta, Cassytha, Lennoaceae, and Krameriaceae; The Haustorium; Physiological Aspects of Parasitism; Evolutionary Aspects of Parasitism. From jacket: "Here is a synthesis of all the known botanical information about angiospermic parasitism. The relevant botanical writings… Read more
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cover of Soil Animals

Soil Animals

by Schaller, Friedrich

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Published
1968
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Good
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$5.00

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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1968. From flap: "Until a short time ago, the tiny inhabitants of the soil beneath your feet remained a relatively unknown chapter in the study of biology. Knowledge of the life and behavior of these light-shy creatures is now being made available to us through controlled breeding and new methods of observation."… Read more
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cover of The Bridge at the Edge of the World: Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing from Crisis to Sustainability

The Bridge at the Edge of the World: Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing from Crisis to Sustainability

by Speth, James Gustave

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780300136111
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$5.00

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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2008. 295 crisp, clean pages, appears unread. In very good condition with a tiny blemish on back cover. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Environmental Change and International Law:  New Challenges and Dimensions

Environmental Change and International Law: New Challenges and Dimensions

by Weiss, Edith Brown (editor)

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Published
1992
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Good
ISBN
9789280808186
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$12.00

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Japan: United Nations University Press, 1992. From back: "In this study of the emerging international legal issues associated with global environmental change, a diverse group of eminent legal scholars and practioners from around the world addresses the new directions in international environmental law and, to a lesser extent, in international institutions." 493 bright, white pages. Edgewear and… Read more
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cover of Environmental Law in Japan

Environmental Law in Japan

by Gresser, Julian, Koichiro Fujikara & Akio Morishima

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Published
1981
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780262070768
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$20.00

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Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1981. 525 unmarked pages. Jacket is chipped at top and bottom. From jacket: "...this first comprehensive assessment in any language of the development and implementation of Japan's environmental policy." Small margin of shelf soil on bottom. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain the property of their copyright holders.… Read more
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cover of The Natural History of Flies

The Natural History of Flies

by Oldroyd, Harold

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Published
1965
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Good
Edition
First American
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$7.50

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1965. From jacket: "Flies are the most formidable of man's insect enemies..." Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered with mylar. 324 pages with black and white photographs and illustrations. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain the property of their copyright holders. Thanks for shopping with… Read more
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cover of Plants Without Leaves

Plants Without Leaves

by Hutchins, Ross E.

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Published
1966
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Good
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$7.00

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New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1966. From jacket: "...there are other, less known, little plants, none of which have the usual type of leaves." 152 pages profusely illustrated with black and white photographs by the author. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered in mylar. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain… Read more
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cover of Men and the Matterhorn

Men and the Matterhorn

by Rebuffat, Gaston

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Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
Revised
ISBN
9780195190595
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$20.00

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1973. From jacket: "(the author) gives us his own experiences on the Matterhorn interlacing them with extracts from the diaries and recollections of man like Whymper, de Sassure, Mummery, Bonatti and Guido Rey." Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered with mylar. 221 heavy, glossy pages, profusely illustrated. … Read more
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Buried Treasures: Tasty Tubers of the World

by Hanson, Beth (editor)

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781889538341
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$5.00

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New York: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 2007. How to Grow and Enjoy Root Vegetables, Tubers, Rhizomes and Corms A Brooklyn Botanic Garden All-Region Guide edited by Beth Hanson 8vo softcover; 119 glossy color illustrated photographs From back: "Take a culinary world tour of edible roots, tubers, corms, and rhizomes, and get acquainted with such underground treasure as Hawaiian elephant's… Read more
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cover of Environmental Quality

Environmental Quality

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Published
1990
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$9.50

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Washington, DC: U.S.Government Printing Office, 1990. 21st annual report of the Council on Environmental Quality together with The President's Message to Congress. 388 crisp, clean pages with some black and white photographs and illustrations. Edgewear, slight curl to front cover, penciled price on fep. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity… Read more
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