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Phrenological Journal Vol. 50 Jan. 1870, New Series Vol.1, Number 1

By Samuel R. Wells

New York: Samuel R. Wells. Good. 1870. First Edition. Paperback. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Phrenological Journal and life illustrated, 80 pages plus 20 pages miscellany and antique ads, no markings to text, some loss to spine. .

$50.00

The Grand Canyon of Arizona

By Kolb Brothers

Grand Canyon, Arizona: Kolb Brothers. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1910. First Edition. Soft cover. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 1910 scarce first edition of the Kolb Brothers classic early photographs of the Grand Canyon, Arizona. 10 of 12 hand-colored paste-in photographic plates are present mounted on heavy stock (last 2 plates are missing). Black and white photogrpahic plate on front cover is present in good+ condition showing the brothers hanging from a rope to take a photo. One page history of explorations of the canyon at the front of the album. Brown wraps covers are bound with sewn cord/string, moderate chipping/wear to covers. Photos available upon request. .

$200.00

Bonobos : Encounters in Empathy
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Bonobos : Encounters in Empathy

By Sandin, Jo

Milwaukee: Zoological Society of Milwaukee. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 2007. Reprint. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0979415101 Clean and tight copy with no markings to text or endpapers, illustrated, 109 pages. .

$40.00

Natural History: The Journal of the American Museum of Natural History Volume XXXVIII June-December, 1936

By American Museum of Natural History

New York: The American Museum of Natural History. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1936. First Edition. Hardbound Cloth. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Bound edition of this journal for June-Dec 1936, no markings and no writing to text or endpapers, small owner stamp to front pastedown, yellow covers have gilt titles with moderate wear/soiling, 458 pages, profusely illustrated with b+w photos, charts, drawings, fold-out chart. .

$90.00

Roosevelt in Africa : Graphic Account of the World's Most Renowned Hunter in the Wilds of Africa

By Seymour, Frederick

U. S. A.: Frederick Seymour. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1909. First Thus. Decorative Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Scarce. Saleman's demonstration copy used to collect orders from subscribers. Red cloth covers have heavy soil/darkening, legible gilt titles, front cover b+w paste-on illustration complete of Roosevelt riding on front of train, text and endpapers unmarked, numerous b+w photographs taken by author. .

$30.00

The Polar and Tropical Worlds: a Description of Man and Nature in the Polar and Equatorial Regions of the Globe

By Hartwig, Dr. G

Springfield Massachusetts: Bill, Nichols & Company. Poor/No Jacket as Issued. 1871. First Edition. Full-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Spine/backstrip missing, covers loose but present, text unmarked, illustrated, 761 pages, index. .

$16.00

How to Grow Cut Flowers : a Practical Treatise on the Cultivation of the Rose, Carnation, Chrysanthemum, Violet, and Other Winter Flowering Plants Also Greenhouse Construction

By Hunt, M A

U. S. A.: Author. Good/No Jacket. 1893. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Green cloth covers have light wear and bright gilt spine titles, internal hinge crack, text and endpapers unmarked, illustrated, 228 pages plus ads. .

$18.00

Minute Marvels of Nature : Being Some Revelations of the Microscope

By Ward, John J

New York: T. Y. Crowell and Co. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1904. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Covers have rippling of cloth and moderate staining, binding slightly cocked, top edge gilt, bright gilt titles on green covers, text and endpapers unmarked, Photo-micrographs taken by author, 272 pages, index. .

$25.00

Simba : Djurens Konung En Berattelse for Ungdom om Afrikas Vilda Djur

By Meyn, Niels

Stockholm: B. Wahlstroms Bokforlag. Good+/No Jacket. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Wear to extremities, pleasant color illustration on front cover, faded spine titles, owner inscription on front endpaper, text unmarked, full-page illustrations in b+w, 175 pages. .

$30.00

Human Birth: An Evolutionary Perspective

By Trevathna, Wenda R

Hawthorne, New York, U.S.A.: Aldine De Gruyter. Very Good/Very Good. 1987. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0202020290 Binding cocked otherwise in VG condition, covers clean, sharp-edges with bright titles, dust jacket complete, lightly sunned and is not price-clipped, text lightly age-toned, owner signature on endpaper, 268 pages, bibliography, index. .

$14.00

A Natural History Of Families
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A Natural History Of Families

By Forbes, Scott

Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Princeton Univ Pr. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 2005. First Edition. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0691094829 Covers clean and bright, text and endpapers unmarked, 231 pages, index. .

$15.00

Victims of the Environment Loss from Natural Hazards in the United States 1970 1980

By Rossi, Peter ; Mark W. Lipsey and Howard E. Freeman

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Plenum Pub Corp. Very Good/Very Good. 1983. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0306414139 Covers clean and sharp-cornered, dust jacket has light wear, no tears and is not price-clipped, text lightly age toned, text and endpapers unmarked, 238 pages, appendices, index. .

$25.00

Planet Earth : a Journey from Pole to Pole

By Morgan, Ben

London: Sandcastle Books. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0955247861 Slight lean to covers otherwise in very good+ condition, text and endpapers unmarked, covers bright and clean, 384 pages, glossary, index. A Biome or habitat themed study of Earth's natural areas and animals. .

$50.00

After The Clean-up: Long Range Effects Of Natural Disasters

By Wright, James D.; Eleanor Weber

Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.A.: Sage Pubns. Very Good/No Jacket. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0803911947 Light age-toning to covers and text otherwise in very good condition, text and endpapers unmarked, 230 pages with appendices. .

$45.00

Victims of the Environment Loss from Natural Hazards in the United States 1970 1980

By Rossi, Peter H. : James D. Wright, Eleanor Weber-Burdin, Joseph Pereira

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Plenum Pub Corp. Very Good/Very Good. 1983. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0306414139 Slight slant to covers, text lightly age-toned otherwise in very good condition, text unmarked, dust jacket is very good with small closed tear/creases. This copy belonged to author Rossi. .

$40.00

Nature's Wonderland or Short Talks on Natural History for Young and Old (3 vols.)

By Kingsley, J. Sterling and Edward Breck

New York: F. R. Niglutsch. Good+/No Jacket as Issued. 1894. Reprint. Decorative Cloth. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 3 volumes (of a set of 4). Volumes I, II and III of the set of 4. 1894 reprint of the 1890 edition. Green cloth covers have moderate wear, evenly faded and legible spine titles, bright gilt front cover titles and lion design, all edges gilt. No markings and no writing to text or endpapers. Approx. 275 pages per volume, approx. 60 full page illustrations per volume. Color tipped-in frontispiece plate and numerous other full-page tipped-in color plates throughout text. Profusely illustrated with in-text drawings and diagrams. .

$150.00

Natural Philosophy for Common and High Schools

By Cooley, Le Roy C

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1871. First Edition. Hardbound Cloth. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Moderate wear/soil to brown cloth covers, good gilt spine and front titles, hinge slightly loose, 196 pages, illustrated with drawings and diagrams, light foxingAuthor was professor of natural philosophy at Vassar College. .

$20.00

The Thames and Its Story : From the Cotswolds to the Nore

By Cassell and Company Limited

London: Cassell and Company, Limited. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 1906. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall First edition, 100 illustrations, 14 maps. Red cloth covers have gilt designs of river, bright front gilt titles, slightly faded spine titles, 1" white paint streak on bottom of spine, front hinge loose, internal hinge split, light foxing, no markings and no writing to text, 376 pages with index. .

$40.00

White Mountain Scenery

By Sweetser, M. F

Portland, Maine: Chisholm Brothers. Fair/No Jacket as Issued. 1890. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Scarce. Fair condition. Decorative covers are attractive with small stains. Contents are loose with waterstains to edges not affecting text, closed tears. Descriptive text accompanies full page illustrations. 10 pages of text and 16 black and white full page illustrations. The illustrations were connected accordian-style to each other but are now mostly separated into individual pictures. The Old Man of the Mountain is called the "Profile". Also included Crawford Notch, Crawford house, Wild Cat River, Willey house, Frankenstein Trestle, Lizzie bourne's Monument, Jacob's Ladder and Mt. Washington Railway, Silver Cascade, Willey Brook bridge, Tip Top House and Observatory on t. Washington, Diana's bath, Glen Ellis Fall, Flume Franconia notch, Profile House, Echo Lake, Profile at Franconia notch. Digital photos available upon request. .

$40.00

Elephant Dance

By Flaherty, Frances Hubbard

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good/No Jacket. 1937. First Edition. Hardbound Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall First edition, first printing. No dust jacket. Lightly sunned spine, bright gilt elephant design on front cover. Contents clean and tight. Illustrated with photographs. This book concerns the movie shot in India. 136 pages. .

$15.00

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