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Attune with Spring in Acadie

by MacIntosh, Claire Harris

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Presumed First
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1931 Wedgwood blue cloth on boards with gilt lettering and lovely pastedown colour illustration of a blue jay and two chickadees on cover. Previous owner's name. Poetry and songs about birds, some with music included. List of Nova Scotia birds and their classifications. This book would make a wonderful gift. … Read more
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A Farley Mowat Reader

by Thomas, Wendy (Ed.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550138993
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$15.00

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Toronto: Key Porter Books Limited, 1997 Black, laminated cloth on boards. DJ matches cover. With selections from Born Naked, The Dog Who Wouldn't Be, Owls in the Family, The Boat Who Wouldn't Float, and Many Others. 192 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Richard Row. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Rhythm of the Tides; The Fisheries of Grand Manan

by Peters, Tim

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing Stated.
ISBN
9780970400802
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$20.00

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BOOKS@timpeters.com: Tim Peters Photography, 2000 Colour softcover shows setting lobster traps. Most of the text is contained in two pages by the author, although there are a few paragraphs as well as individual cut lines with each photo. 96 pp.. Signed by Author. First Printing Stated.. Soft Cover with Flaps. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Tim Peters. 8vo - over… Read more
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Baulking Green; Champion Hunter - Chaser

by Liddiard, Ron

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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London: J.A. Allen, 1971 This horse had a liking for pears. He also loved to win at hunting or chasing. In short, he was the hero of Baulking Green, winning nearly 15,000 Pounds. 139 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.
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"Murphy"; Message to Dog Lovers

by Gambier-Parry, Major

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1914
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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London: Smith, Elder, and Co., 1914 Green cloth on boards. Light edge wear. The author was a British officer sent to avenge the death of General Gordon in 1885. From a high-placed family, Gambier-Parry was an artist and author as well as a military man. This book gives one something to think about. 216 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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Your Dog and My Dog

by Wons, Tony

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Published
1935
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1935 From Tony Wons' famous Radio Scrap Book. Blue cloth on boards. Tony Wons became known for his rado show in the 20's and 30's. His tagline was "Are you listenin' ?" This book contains pictures, stories, and poems about dogs. 123 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good Minus. Illus. by Photos. 8vo -… Read more
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The Complete Great Dane

by Denlinger, Milo G.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1950
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Silver Spring, MD: Denlinger's, 1950 Grey cloth on boards. Minor wear to head and foot of spine. No marks or damage to text. This book appears to be written by a pro. Many photos and drawings. 112 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Wisdom of the Wilderness

by Roberts, Sir Charles G.D.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$20.00

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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1959 Blue cloth on boards. Book is clean and sound. DJ has small tears head and foot of spine. Another of the popular collection, Wisdom of the Wilderness. A more recent reprint. 184 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover.. Very Good/Good Minus. Illus. by John A. Hall. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Canadian Birds

by Snyder, L.L.

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Toronto: Canadian Nature Magazine, 1946 32-page booklet with 75 pen and ink drawings. Covers grubby. . Soft Cover, Stapled. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by T. M. Shortt. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Eastern Coyote; The Story of Its Success

by Parker, Gerry

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781551091112
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$30.00

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Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 1995 The only copy we've seen !. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Maps and Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Coco the Goat

by Wells, Rhea

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Published
1935
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Reprint
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$15.00

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Garden City, N. Y.: Doubleday Doran & Co., Inc., 1935 Red cloth on boards. Half-title and p. 3 have extraneous marks not affecting readability. Set in a hot, Spanish-speaking country, occupied in part by gypsies. No racial prejudice in evidence. Chickens and other animals are seen. Two leaves have very short (1-inch) gutter tears at bottom. Cover a bit… Read more
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Wings Over the Sea; The Story of Allan Moses

by Ingersoll, L.K.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780864921017
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$15.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: Goose Lane Editions, 1991 Story of a man credited with the museum on Grand Manan. Photos in Africa. Previous owner's name. Tea stain on edges only. 151 pp. plus index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Chimp and the Clown

by Carroll, Ruth

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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New York: Henry Z. Walck, Incorporated, 1968 A "no-text" book with full-colour drawings on every page (The pictures tell the story). Bright orange cloth on boards. 32 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 7x9 Oblong.
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Wild Voyageur; Story of a Canada Goose

by Jones, Adrienne

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First British Edition
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London: Macmillan, 1968 Blue paper boards. No writing. DJ has price tag. Mooshnuk discovers a wounded bird, but keeps the secret from her family. A lonely boy on the shore of Tule Lake Wildlife Refuge makes a surprising discovery. 174 pp.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Lois Darling. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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Farm Animals

by Lawson, James Gilchrist

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Published
1935
Condition
Good Plus
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Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, 1935 A popular picture book from 1935, showing 100 breeds of farm animals. 64 pp. with index.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 Oblong.
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Kippy of the Cavendish

by Merrill, Flora

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated
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New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1934 Beige cloth on boards. Lightly handsoiled, but no damage or writing. Kippy is the pet or Rosa Lewis, the whirlwind proprietess of the Cavendish Hotel in London at the turn of the 20th Century. Rosa seems to have blended hard work with good luck to a remarkable degree. Kippy was just plain… Read more
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Little Robins' Love One to Another (Robin Redbreast Series)

by Leslie, Mrs. Madeline

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Published
1874
Condition
Good
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Boston: Shepard and Gill, 1874 Green cloth on boards. Small pictorial colour pastedown to cover. This sixth story in the series is a challenge. I first looked up the word, 'cosset.' Apparently it refers to a pet lamb, named Whiteface. Jack and Katy are offspring of Mr. and Mrs. Robin. Two names, Dick and Molly, suddenly appear without introduction,… Read more
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Martin's Natural History; Second Series

by Myers, Sarah A. (Trans.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1870
Condition
Good
Edition
From the 35th German Edition
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$60.00

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New York: Oakley, Mason, and Co., 1870 Green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Generally free of marks, but binding heavily strained, leaving many gatherings held only by cords. 490 pp. with glossary. . From the 35th German Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by 262 Colour Illustrations. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Pilgrims of the Wild

by Grey Owl

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1971 Grey cloth on boards. The author is known for his fondness for beavers, the subject of many of his travels and lectures. 282 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by The Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Community of Living Things; City Parks and Home Gardens

by Lemmon, Robert S.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1960
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Reprint
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Mankato, MN: Creative Educational Society, Inc., 1960 Brown cloth on boards. Library stamp and card pocket. Descriptive text on left-hand page. Full black and white illustration on right-hand page. Approx. 160 pp. Minor corner wear. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by G. Ronald Austing, et al. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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