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Jean-Luc Grondin

By Savignac, Pierre H.

La Prairie, Quebec: Broquet Editions , 1992. 175 pp. Oblong brown cloth, title gilt on spine and front board. With preface by Raymond Cayouette. Signed by Grondin by frontispiece photo of the artist, and also inscribed by Grondin on the title page. With numerous reproductions of color paintings of North American birds, many full page, as well as some black and white sketches. Text is in French. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Oversize book: Canadian and overseas postage at cost.. Signed by the Artist. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$125.00

The Wild Turkey and Its Management

By Hewitt, Oliver H., Ed.

Washington D.C.: The Wildlife Society, 1967. xvi, 589 pp.With folding map, numerous photographs and tables. Previous owner's name on ffep.; Front hinge crack otherwise VG. Dust jacket has small chip out of the top back cover and small chips and tape over some tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. GVG/Fair.

$28.00

The Ruffed Grouse: Its Life Story, Ecology and Management

By Edminster, Frank C.

New York: Macmillan, 1947. xxvi, 385 pp. Blue cloth. With 56 plates, as well as drawings and charts. Slight spine bump at top of spine, light wear at extremities, previous ownr's name on front endpaper (a wildlife biologist), VG.. First Edition. Hard Cover.

$35.00

Rose, Michael R.; Mueller, Laurence D.
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Rose, Michael R.; Mueller, Laurence D.

By Evolution and Ecology of the Organism

Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education,Inc., 2006. xx, 693 pp. An introduction to the basic concepts of Darwinian biology, a spectrum that includes population genetics, population ecology, community ecology, macroevolution, physiological ecology, systematics, and functional morphology. Numerous color photographs, illustrations and charts. Pictorial covers of a 500 million year old aquatic ecosystem with identification of species on the front endpapers. Near Fine.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine.

$32.50

The Ecology of Bird Communities.  2 Volumes. Vol. 1:Foundations and Patterns.  Vol. 2:Processes and Variations.
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The Ecology of Bird Communities. 2 Volumes. Vol. 1:Foundations and Patterns. Vol. 2:Processes and Variations.

By Wiens, John A.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. xiv, 539; xii, 316 pp. Vol. 1 discusses the general approach followed by avian community ecologists.. Vol. 2 discusses the ways in which bird comunity patterns have been interpreted. Both volumes have been stamped on ffep and top edge with previous owner's name, but are otherwise in Near Fine condition in VG+ dust jackets. . First Edition. Near Fine/Very Good+.

$40.00

Harvesting Ants and Trap-Door Spiders. Notes and Observations on their Habitats and Dwellings

By Moggridge, J. Traherne.

London: L. Reeve & Co., 1873. First edition. 8vo., xii, 156 pp. with Supplement: With Specific Descriptions of the Spiders by Rev. O. Pickard-Cambridge. London: L. Reeve & Co., 1874. x,157-304 pp. With 20 lithographic plates including 4 double-page color plates and several illustrations in the text, appendix and index. Original blue cloth, gilt. Wear to extremities, front and back hinges repaired, Good. . First Edition. Good.

$150.00

Salamanders of the United States and Canada
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Salamanders of the United States and Canada

By Petranka, James W.

Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1998. xvi, 587, [5] pp. Includes bibliographical references and index. With 142 color plates, 311 black & white figures, and numerous maps showing species ranges. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$60.00

Encyclopedia of Budgerigars

By Radtke, Georg

Neptune City, New Jersey.: TFH Publications, 1989. 316 pp. Translated form the original 1973 German language edition, additional material has been added to the English edition, including but not limited to all but 6 of the color plates. Includes references and index, with numerous black and white and color plates. . English Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.

$15.00

A Biological Study of the Offshore Waters of Chesapeake Bay

By R. P. Cowles

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1930. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 1091. From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries Volume XLVI, 1930. Pages 277 through381. Bibliography, maps, charts. Foot of spine chipped, inked number on front cover. See our Natural History Catalog for more Bureau of Fisheries listings.. Paper Wrappers. GVG.

$18.50

Migrations and Other Phases in the Life History of the Cod Off Southern New England

By Schroeder, William C

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1930. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 1081. From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Volume XLVI, 1930. 136 pp. Plates, charts, maps, tables. Inked number on front cover. See our Natural History Catalog for more Bureau of Fisheries listings.. Paper Wrappers. Very Good.

$15.00

Voles of the Genus Phenacomys: I. Revision of the Genus Phenacomys; II. Life History of the Red Tree Mouse (Phenacomys Longicaudus)

By Howell, A. Brazier

Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1926. iv, 66 pp. North American Fauna, No. 48, October 12, 1926. Illustrated by text figures and 7 black and white plates. Includes bibliography of phenacomys and index. Previous owner's name on front, spine yellowed, else very good.. First Edition. Paper Wrappers. Very Good.

$10.00

Development and Life History of Fourteen Teleostean Fishes at Beaufort, N.C.

By Hildebrand, Samuel F and Cable, Louella E

Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1930. From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries Volume XLVI, Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 1093. Pages 383 to 488. Illustrations, maps, charts, tables, bibliography. Wear at spine ends, small stains on a few leaves not affecting text. See our Natural History Catalog for more Bureau of Fisheries listings. . Paper Wrappers. GVG.

$15.00

The Water of Leith: A Collection of Essays About the River

By Jamieson, Stanley (ed.)

Loanhead, Midlothian: The Water of Leith Project Group, 1987. 196 pp. Gray cloth, spine title gilt, map endpapers. With appendix, tables, maps. Illustrations by C. A. Hope, Ian Temple, James Steele. Price-clipped dustjacket has wear and toning along top edge. Contents include geology, hydrology, flora, fungi, birds, fish and invertebrates, and literary associations. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good-. Illus. by C. A. Hope.

$20.00

Birds

By Perse, St.-John

N.Y.: Pantheon Books, 1966. 71 pp. Translated from the French by Robert Fitzgerald with reproductions of 4 of the 12 color etchings prepared by Braque for his 80th birthday, and used in the original 1963 French edition. This bilingual edition includes the text in French followed by the English translation and a bibliographical note. With original brown slipcase in 2 pieces. Slipcase could be repaired to about very good condition.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Georges Braque.

$40.00

Optimal Expansion of a Water Resources System

By Himmelblau, David Mautner; O'Laoghaire, Domhnall T.

New York: Academic Press, 1974. xiii, 273 pp. Includes appendices, supplimental reading list, and indices. The first volume in Water Pollution: A Series of Monographs; published two years after passage of the Clean Water Act of 1972. Ironically, this copy has a faint water stain at the bottom of the fore-edge of the text block, and on the lower front of the dust jacket. Proof that this book has engaged a previous reader in its subject matter. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/GVG.

$50.00

Artificial Propagation of the Lake Trout, Grayling, and Whitefish.

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1903. U. S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries. Extracted from the Revised Edition of the Fish Manual. Pages 91 to 120, Plates 30 to 39. 10 plates, one folding. Inked number on front cover, light soiling, sunning. See our Natural History Catalog for more Bureau of Fisheries listings.. Paper Wrappers. GVG.

$18.50

Social Organization of Hamadryas Baboons: A Field Study

By Kummer, Hans

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968. viii, 189 pp. Illustrated with photographs and charts. Includes references and subject index. Very slightly slanted spine, soiled top edge and previous owner's name on ffep. Dustjacket has closed tears, and in common with other copies, the back flap edge is de-laminating; perhaps caused by a flaw in the paper used. VG/G. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$12.50

Den Danske Ingolf-Expedition. Andet Bind Nr. 2. Om Appendices Genitales Hos Havkalen, Somniosus Microcephalus (Bl. Schn.), Og Andre Selachier

By Jungersen, Hector F. E.

Kjobenhavn: H. Hagerup's Boghandel, 1898. vi, 84 pp. Green cloth, spine title gilt. With 6 full-page lithographic plates, 2 in color. Text is Danish(?) Ex-library. Water-staining to lower fore-edge corners. Original front cover wrappers have chips and tears repaired with archival tape. G. Hard Cover. Good. Folio.

$30.00

A Descriptive Catalog of The Shore Fishes of Peru

By Hildebrand, Samuel F

Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1946. 530 pp. Smithsonian Bulletin 189. First edition, rebound in hard cover. Includes literature cited and index. Illustrated. Nicely bound in black bonded leather with titles gilt on spine. The original paper wrappers are not included, but the rest of the text is complete. Edges are yellowed, else NF. First Edition, Re-Bound. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

$35.00

The Ferns and Fern-Allies of Maryland and Delaware Including District of Columbia

By Reed, Clyde F

Baltimore, Maryland: Reed Herbarium, 1953. xviii, 286 pp. Includes conspectus of classification. Illustrated, with glossary, bibliography and indices. Green cloth, title gilt. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs and distribution maps. Previous owner's name on ffep, spine darkened, light edge wear. . Hard Cover. GVG.

$18.00

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