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Flowers in History

by Coats, Peter

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1970
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1st edition
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Viking, NY, 1970. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Well-written; beautifully illustrated.
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Captain Cousteau's Underwater Treasury

by Cousteau, Jacques Yves and James Dugan (editor)

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Published
1959
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1st edition
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Harper & Brothers, NY, 1959. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. "A collection of articles and excerpts traces an under water course from the Polar regions to the tropics. All the famous names are here in these accounts of cave, lake, river, coral, and ocean diving, under water photography, military encounters, pearl diving, frogmen, and midget subs." [Kirkus] Approximately… Read more
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The National Trust Book of Long Walks in England, Scotland, and Wales

by Nicholson, Adam

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Published
1981
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1st edition
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Harmony Books/Crown, NY, 1981. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine . "Describes ten walks in Great Britain, each between eighty and five hundred miles, and provides information about the wildlife, history, and legends of each area." [Pub. Info] Great text; 210 beautiful pictures. Photographs by Charlie Waite. 1ST EDITION
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Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia

by Sparano, Vint (editor)

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Published
1988
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1st edition
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Outdoor Life Books, NY, 1988. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. "This indispensable resource offers in-depth coverage of hunting, shooting, fishing, camping, boating, survival, first aid, bow hunting, and species profiles of game animals, birds, fish, and sporting dogs." [Pub. Info] Revised and expanded. 784 pages. 1ST THUS.
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The St. Johns (River)

by Cabell & A.J. Hanna; Illustrated by Doris Lee

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c.1943
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Farrar & Rinehart, NY, c.1943. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. ""History is here it is less the present than the past of the St. Johns (River), its gaudy and is well-nigh incredible past, which appears engaging. I choose to regard its history far less as a record of events, commerce, and of fruit raising, than as a pageant of strange… Read more
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The Rockies Pillars of a Continent

by Thybony, Scott

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Published
1966
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National Geographic, Washington DC, 1966. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. "In this book, you will trace the great ranges of the Rockies and follow the spine of North America from New Mexico deep into Canada. As you encounter ever-varying scenery, from sunny alpine meadows and glacier-scoured valleys, to high snowfields and chiseled peaks, you will revel in the freedom, the challenges,… Read more
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John Burroughs' America: Selections from the Writings of the Hudson River Naturalists

by Burroughs, John; Farida A. Wiley (editor and Introduction); Foreword by Julian Burroughs; Illustrations by Francis Lee Jacques

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Published
1952
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The Devin-Adair Company, NY, 1952. 1st edition . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. "A rich selection of passages from the author's 25 books includes delightful pieces, written with grace and elegance, about the rewards (and frustrations) of trout fishing; the lives and habits of foxes, chipmunks, hawks, weasels, honeybees, and other creatures; the rhythms of the seasons, and many other… Read more
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The Carolina Mountains

by Morley, Margaret W

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Published
1913
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1st edition
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Houghton Mifflin, Boston MA, 1913. 1st edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Margaret Warner Morley was an educator, biologist, author, and a suffragette. She lived in Tryon, North Carolina where she studied, sketched and photographed the rural wilderness of the state. Of this book, the New York Times printed, in November 1913, "The text is historical, descriptive, and anecdotal, and… Read more
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The Fly Fisher's Illustrated Dictionary

by Martin, Darrel

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Published
2000
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As New
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The Lyon's Press, NY, 2000. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. "While the handmade steel hooks, horsehair lines, and carefully crafted wooden loop-rods have long given way to nylon and fluorocarbon leaders, multipiece graphite rods, and synthetic lines, the fundamentals of the craft have remained basically the same. In 'The Fly-Fisher's Companion,' the author carefully goes through all the basics,… Read more
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