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Jean-Luc Grondin

by Savignac, Pierre H.

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Published
1992
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Fine
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9782890003149
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La Prairie, Quebec: Broquet Editions, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 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… Read more
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The Wild Turkey and Its Management

by Hewitt, Oliver H., Ed.

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Published
1967
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GVG
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First Edition
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Washington D.C.: The Wildlife Society, 1967. First Edition . Hardcover. GVG/Fair. 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.
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The Ruffed Grouse: Its Life Story, Ecology and Management

by Edminster, Frank C.

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Published
1947
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Macmillan, 1947. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 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.
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Rose, Michael R.; Mueller, Laurence D.

by Evolution and Ecology of the Organism

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780130104045
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Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education, Inc, 2006. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine. 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… Read more
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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.

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780521260305
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$40.00

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+. 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,… Read more
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Harvesting Ants and Trap-Door Spiders. Notes and Observations on their Habitats and Dwellings

by Moggridge, J. Traherne.

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Published
1873
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Good
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First Edition
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$150.00

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London: L. Reeve & Co., 1873. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. 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,… Read more
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Encyclopedia of Budgerigars

by Radtke, Georg

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Lippincott Books
Published
1989
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Fine
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English Edition
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9780866227346
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$15.00

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Neptune City, New Jersey.: TFH Publications, 1989. English Edition . Hardcover. Fine. 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. … Read more
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A Biological Study of the Offshore Waters of Chesapeake Bay

by R. P. Cowles

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Published
1930
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GVG
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1930. Paper Wrappers. GVG. 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.
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Migrations and Other Phases in the Life History of the Cod Off Southern New England

by Schroeder, William C

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Published
1930
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Very Good
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1930. Paper Wrappers. Very Good. 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.
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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

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Published
1926
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1926. First Edition . Paper Wrappers. Very Good. 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.
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Development and Life History of Fourteen Teleostean Fishes at Beaufort, N.C.

by Hildebrand, Samuel F and Cable, Louella E

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Published
1930
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GVG
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Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1930. Paper Wrappers. GVG. 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… Read more
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The Water of Leith: A Collection of Essays About the River

by Jamieson, Stanley (ed.)

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780095095501
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$25.00

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Loanhead, Midlothian: The Water of Leith Project Group, 1987. Reprint . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good-. C. A. Hope. 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,… Read more
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Birds

by Perse, St.-John

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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N.Y.: Pantheon Books, 1966. First American Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Georges Braque. 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… Read more
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Optimal Expansion of a Water Resources System

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

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Lippincott Books
Published
1974
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780125254502
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$50.00

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New York: Academic Press, 1974. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/GVG. 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 … Read more
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Artificial Propagation of the Lake Trout, Grayling, and Whitefish.

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Published
1903
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GVG
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1903. Paper Wrappers. GVG. 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… Read more
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Social Organization of Hamadryas Baboons: A Field Study

by Kummer, Hans

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 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;… Read more
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Kjobenhavn: H. Hagerup's Boghandel, 1898. Hardcover. Good. Folio. 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
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A Descriptive Catalog of The Shore Fishes of Peru

by Hildebrand, Samuel F

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Published
1946
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Near Fine
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First Edition, Re-Bound
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Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1946. First Edition, Re-Bound . Hardcover. Near Fine. 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… Read more
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The Ferns and Fern-Allies of Maryland and Delaware Including District of Columbia

by Reed, Clyde F

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Published
1953
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GVG
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Baltimore, Maryland: Reed Herbarium, 1953. Hardcover. GVG. 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.
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Biological Survey of the Mount Desert Region Part I: The Insect Fauna, with references to the Flora and other biological features

by Johnson, Charles Willison.

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Published
1927
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GVG
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, 1927. First Edition . Paper Wrappers. GVG. 247, [1] pp. Includes index to genera and subgenera. From the library of Olaf O. Nylander, with his name on front wrapper. Transmittal slip from William Proctor, the survey director and address change for the survey tipped in on title page.… Read more
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