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THE OUTER SHORES Based on the Proceedings of the Queen Charlotte Islands  First International Scientific Symposium, University of British Columbia  August 1984
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THE OUTER SHORES Based on the Proceedings of the Queen Charlotte Islands First International Scientific Symposium, University of British Columbia August 1984

By SCUDDER, Geoffrey G.E.; GESSLER, Nicholas Editors

Queen Charlotte Islands Museum Press. Near Fine. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 0920651097 . Presumed first edition. Pictorial hardcover with surface scuff, and with the original prospectus and order form laid in. vi+327 pp., color hard cover. 880 references, 53 tables, 110 b&w line drawings, 1 color and 93 b&w photographs. "This collection of 22 papers by 27 authors consolidates a wealth of diverse and pertinent information on the unique Queen Charlotte Islands. ...the text covers the physical and historical setting, the biotic characteristics, and the history and the influence of man on the islands. Being the first of its kind, this book provides a corner-stone for future research." ; 12 X 9 X 1 inches .

$15.00

Global Warming and Other Eco Myths ;  How the Environmental Movement Uses  False Science to Scare Us to Death  How the Environmental Movement Uses  False Science to Scare Us to Death
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Global Warming and Other Eco Myths ; How the Environmental Movement Uses False Science to Scare Us to Death How the Environmental Movement Uses False Science to Scare Us to Death

By Bailey, Ronald

Prima Lifestyles. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780761536604 . First Edition Hardcover in black cloth boards Very Good in Very Good jacket.; 9.24 X 6.34 X 1.39 inches; 320 pp pages .

$7.50

Bird and Bough
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Bird and Bough

By Burroughs, John

Boston & New York: Houghton and Mifflin. Near Fine. 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. The singular collection of poems by the great American naturalist was "Limited to 150 copies, bound un-cut, with paper label." This copy has all pages cut neatly. Bound in green cloth, extremities rubbed and now with a slight lean; toned label without chips. Heavy laid paper, edges just turning. Pages xi, 70. A very nice copy. ; 8vo .

$45.00

Concepts of Ecology  ; Concepts of Modern Biology Series
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Concepts of Ecology ; Concepts of Modern Biology Series

By Kormondy, Edward.J.

Prentice-Hall. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1969. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0131660098 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in black boards, in VG unmarked in G jacket with Protective cover, 1 inch tear at bottom front of cover ; Concepts of Modern Biology Series; 8.90 X 5.70 X 0.40 inches; 209 pp pages .

$11.25

The Living American House ;  The 350 Year Story of a Home, an Ecological  History, 1st Edition   The 350 Year Story of a Home, an Ecological  History, 1st Edition
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The Living American House ; The 350 Year Story of a Home, an Ecological History, 1st Edition The 350 Year Story of a Home, an Ecological History, 1st Edition

By Ordish, George & Clarke Hutton & Bernard Schleifer

William Morrow & Co. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0688003567 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in blue boards w blue cloth spine, in Fine unmarked in Fine jacket with Protective cover.; 9.30 X 6.30 X 1.10 inches; 320 pp pages .

$13.50

Antarctica 2041 :  My Quest to Save the Earth's Last Wilderness   My Quest  to Save the Earth's Last Wilderness
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Antarctica 2041 : My Quest to Save the Earth's Last Wilderness My Quest to Save the Earth's Last Wilderness

By Swan, Robert & Gil Reavill

Broadway. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780767931755 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in blue boards w white spine in Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. Edge wear ; 9.30 X 6.10 X 1.20 inches; 304 pp pages .

$7.50

Phenetic and Phylogenetic Classification.  Publication No. 8
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Phenetic and Phylogenetic Classification. Publication No. 8

By Heywood, V.H.

London: The Systematics Association. Very Good. 1964. Softcover. Original wraps. Bumped corner; general edge tone; narrow stain on the cover. Otherwise a straight, clean copy without crease. "The Systematics Association was founded in May 1937 as the "Committee on Systematics in Relation to General Biology" to provide a forum for the discussion of the general theoretical and practical problems of taxonomy." From the web site. ; 8vo .

$9.00

The California Desert Conservation Area Plan, 1980
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The California Desert Conservation Area Plan, 1980

By Bureau of Land Management

Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management. Fair. 1980. Softcover. Softcover with 17 Fold out maps ; 8vo ; 173 pp pages .

$15.00

The natural world  chaos and conservation
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The natural world chaos and conservation

By Johnson, Cecil E.,

McGraw-Hill. Very Good. 1972. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0070325901 . Book has a small amount of wear foxing on the top of the text block. ; 8 X 5.30 X 0.70 inches; 256 pp pages .

$11.25

Spaceship Earth
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Spaceship Earth

By Ward, Barbara

New York: Columbia University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Softcover. Worn extremities, edge tone throughout. Ward was a British Economist who was also an early advocate of sustainable development. In 1966. "Lots of global macro knowledge here." (Public review) ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Standard book size" .

$7.50

Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation
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Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation

By Pollan, Michael

New York: Penguin Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 9781594204210 . 468 pp. Author signed on the title page. Fine/Fine. In protective clear cover. This is the book that the Netflix streaming show "Cooked" was based on. A review from The Economist, May 2, 2013: (Mr Pollan recognizes that) Real cooking (not just heating up) allows people to create, to put their own values into food, to escape the industrialized eating that has created health crises all over the world. Cooking is part of being human. The alternative is to evolve into passive consumers of standardized commodities that promise more than they deliver. Best of all, argues Mr Pollan, cooking makes people happy. ; 8vo .

$33.75

Spaceship Earth
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Spaceship Earth

By Ward, Barbara

New York: Columbia University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Softcover. Worn extremities, edge tone throughout. Ward was a British Economist who was also an early advocate of sustainable development. In 1966. "Lots of global macro knowledge here." (Public review) ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Standard book size" .

$7.50

The World of Night: The fascinating drama of nature that is enacted  between dusk and dawn.
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The World of Night: The fascinating drama of nature that is enacted between dusk and dawn.

By Milne, Lorus; Margery Milne

New York: Harper & Brothers. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 249 pp. illustrations by T.M. (Terence Michael) Shortt. Signed by author(s). Some minor wear to the dust jacket ends and top edge soil. From the library of Claude Zobell. Zobell is worked for Scripts in La Jolla, CA and is considered the Father of Micro-marine Biology. The book is warmly inscribed: "Jeanne and Claude / Fellow explorers of the / natural world / you have helped make La Jolla/ such a happy place. / Admiringly / Lorus & Margery / June, 1957." Dr. Lorus and Dr. Margery (Greene) Milne, were educators, internationally recognized naturalist-biologists, and the co-authors of some 40 books and numerous articles. A handsome copy. ; 8vo .

$52.50

The California Deserts (Fourth Edition)
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The California Deserts (Fourth Edition)

By Jaeger, Edmund

Stanford University Press. Very Good. 1965. Softcover. 0804712239 . Trade paperback edition. 208 pp. "A perennial standard work... The best of all modern books on the California deserts." Westways. ; 8.47 X 5.33 X 0.53 inches .

$11.25

High Country: The Rocky Mountain West
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High Country: The Rocky Mountain West

By Johnson, Virginia Weisel

Walker & Company. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0802703798 . 201 pp. About near fine with one large chip from the back pannel. Not price clipped. Now in an archival clear cover. ; 9.20 X 6.30 X 1.10 inches; 201 pages .

$11.25

Nafanua Saving the Samoan Rain Forest  (Japanese Edition)  4885880467  [Japanese Import]
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Nafanua Saving the Samoan Rain Forest (Japanese Edition) 4885880467 [Japanese Import]

By Paul Alan Cox; Masayuki Kishimoto

unknown. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2003. Hardcover. 9784885880469 . Japanese language. 493 [4] pages. Illustrated. Orderform laid in. About fine copy with original stiff card wrap-around sleave, lightly worn corners; bumped ends; red silk ribbon marker. Paul Cox describes his research and adventures in Samoa, work that led to him being hailed by TIME magazine as a hero of medicine and awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize. ; 2002; 8.10 X 5.80 X 1.50 inches .

$11.25

Stokes Butterfly Book: An easy guide to butterfly gardening,  identification, and behavior
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Stokes Butterfly Book: An easy guide to butterfly gardening, identification, and behavior

By Stokes, Donald & Lillian Stokes & Ernest Williams

Little, Brown and Company. Fine. 1991. First Edition. Softcover. 9780316817806 . As new. 96 pages. Fully illustrated in color. Includes: More than 140 photographs of butterflies in all of their life stages; two sample butterfly garden plans; complete lists of the plants that butterflies are drawn to and the plants that their larvae feed on; descriptions of the lives and fascinating behaviors of 63 of the most common North American species. (This book) explains: how to - design a garden that will attract a multitude of butterflies; identify almost any backyard butterfly, caterpillar, or pupa; explains - metamorphosis; colors and markings; how you can raise butterflies at home. ; 10.70 X 8.40 X 0.40 inches; 96 pages .

$12.00

Birds and Poets with other papers
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Birds and Poets with other papers

By Burroughs, John

Boston & New York: Houghton and Mifflin / Riverside Press. Very Good. 1895. Hardcover. vi, 269, [1] pp. Green cloth with gilt spine lettering and Burroghs signature on the cover. Frontispiece is a photograph of the author "A bird song". Ex-library with back pocket and the attractive book plate inside the cover (back/front) for the "School of the Holy Child Library, Suffern, New York," as well as bookseller ticket inside back cover. Ends and corners worn, light foxing and some spots (ink?) on the front edge. "John Burroughs [1837-1921] was the most important writer after Thoreau of the nature essay, according to the Library of Congress American Memory Project. A pioneer of the American conservation movement, he is often referred to as the Grand Old Man of Nature." ; 8vo .

$11.25

The Summit of the Years
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The Summit of the Years

By Burroughs, John

Boston & New York: Houghton and Mifflin / Riverside Press. Very Good. 1913. Hardcover. viii, [1], 297, [1] pp. Green cloth with gilt spine lettering and Burroghs signature on the cover. Frontispiece is a photograph of the author. Ends and corner tips worn lightly. "John Burroughs [1837-1921] was the most important writer after Thoreau of the nature essay, according to the Library of Congress American Memory Project. A pioneer of the American conservation movement, he is often referred to as the Grand Old Man of Nature." ; 8vo .

$18.75

Nature in Miniature
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Nature in Miniature

By Headstrom, Richard

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394437810 . Pp xviii, [3] 4-412, i-xiii Index. Jacket and text illustrations by the author; 561 pen and ink drawings. A wonderful opportunity to explore your surroundings using this guide and an inexpensive pocket glass, to enjoy the small wonders often unseen or understood; the miniature world of the creatures and plants all around us. Tri-color cloth cover of cream, olive, brown w/bright gilded decorations and type. Very good copy. Edges lightly shelf worn and slightly faded w/a single red stamp "H" on ffep. Dust Jacket has a very small tear, light edge wear and is corner (price? ) clipped. In Mylar cover. Overall a very nice copy. From the flap: ...this knowing author, artist ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Standard book size"; sbf 9 15 .

$16.50

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