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Ground Water in Southeastern Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Geologic Survey; Fourth Series, Bulletin W 2

By Hall, George M.

Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Topographic and Geologic Survey. Very Good. 1934. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, 255 pages, the area covered includes that part of the state lying south and east of Kittatinny, Blue or North Mountain, an area of approximately 8,000 square miles," this copy is missing the map in the rear pocket and the former owner's name is present on the inside of the front cover, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine .

$17.00

Within an Hour of London Town Among Wild Birds and Their Haunts

By A Son Of The Marshes & J. A. Owen (editor)

Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons. Very Good+. 1894. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, a very clean copy with the following minor flaws: the spine title is faded but still visible, very mild rubbing to the corner-tips, a neatly written gift inscription dated March, 1908 on the blank front end-paper, the binding is tight and the contents are fine, quite a presentable copy of this vintage natural history title ; 314 pages .

$27.00

D'harawal Climate and Natural Resources

By Bodkin, Frances & Lorraine Robertson (Illustrator)

Australia: Envirobook. Fine. 2013. Paperback. 0858812452 . Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, 101 pages, beautiful color illustrations, includes a glossary of D'harawal words ; .

$29.00

From Spring to Fall or when Life Stirs

By A Son Of The Marshes & J. A. Owen (editor)

Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons. Very Good. 1894. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, a very clean copy with a few minor flaws: the spine-title is still visible but faded, a neatly written gift inscription dated "March 1908" on the half-title page, mild rubbing to the spine-ends and corner-tips, the binding is tight and the contents are fine, an attractive copy of this vintage natural history title ; 244 pages .

$19.00

Wildlife of the Galápagos
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Wildlife of the Galápagos

By Fitter, Julian, Daniel Fitter & David Hosking

Princeton University Press. Very Good. 2000. 1st Edition. Paperback. 0691102953 . Features over 200 commonly seen species, more than 400 color photos, maps, and drawings, "The most complete identification guide to the wildlife of the Galapagos," some of the pages have neatly written ink notes in the margins, no other significant flaws ; ; 256 pages .

$13.00

Psittacine Aviculture: Perspectives, Techniques and Research

By Schubot, Richard M. Kevin J. Clubb and Susan L. Clubb

Florida: Avicultural Breeding and Research Center. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1992. Hardcover. 0963142402 . Large format hardcover with dustjacket, "Fully illustrated with over 100 graphs, tables and drawings, and 32 pages of color photographs. A must for aviculturists, avian veterinarians, biologists, zoo curators and anyone interested in parrots and parrot keeping," book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, the jacket has edge-wear at the corners and spine-ends and some rubbing to the glossy cover, the jacket is clean and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$49.00

Culture of the Phalaenopsis Orchid: Revised Edition

By Gordon, Bob

Rialto, CA: Laid Back Publications. Very Good. 1990. Revised Edition. Trade Paperback. 0961571403 . Large, spiral-bound paperback, "More an extended owner's manual than a book and is expressed in non-scientific, non-threatening, easily understood language," illustrated with photos, moderate rubbing to the glossy cover is the only flaw, book is clean, binding is tight, contents are fine; ; 188 pages .

$18.00

A Naturalist's Guide to the Butterflies of Thailand and Southeast Asia

By Kirton, Laurence G.

Asia Books. Very Good+. 2014. 1st American Edition; 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Book has two minor flaws: rubbing to the glossy cover and a slight upward curl to the front cover, the book is clean inside and out, the binding is tight and the contents are fine, "An easy-to-use photographic identification guide to 280 butterfly species covering Thailand and Southeast Asia, with descriptions of 190 additional species," illustrated with color photos .

$29.00

Cryptid Creatures of Florida: Second Edition

By Marlowe, Scott C.

Winter Haven, Florida: Pangea Press. Fine. 2014. 2nd Edition. Trade Paperback. Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive gift copy, 195 pages, illustrated, dedicated to "The fans of Cryptozoology and the Fellows at Pangea Institute who have indulged my ongoing fascination with unknown animals" .

$13.00

Encyclopedia of Turtles
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Encyclopedia of Turtles

By Pritchard, Peter C. H.

Neptune City, New Jersey: T. F. H. Publications. Very Good. 1979. Hardcover. 0876669186 . Hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, color pictorial cover, this clean, attractive copy has two remarkable flaws: a reading crease on the spine (the binding remains tight) and the former owner's name on the inside of the front cover, "the first truly comprehensive survey of all living turtle species and subspecies written by a scientist with extensive field experience with all the major groups of turtles," includes many photos in color and black and white ; ; 895 pages .

$29.00

The Way of a Serpent: A Popular Account of the Habits of Snakes

By Gillespie, T. H.

New York: Robert M. McBride & Company. Very Good. 9999. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, no publishing date, the green cloth binding has a mild lean to the spine, the background color on the spine is faded, and the blank end-papers are tanned, the binding remains tight and the contents are fine, the author was Director of the Zoological Park in Edinburgh, illustrated, including a color frontis of a Green Tree Boa .

$16.00

Flowering Plant Families of the World
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Flowering Plant Families of the World

By Heywood, V. H. R. K. Brummitt & A. Culham

Firefly Books. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 1554072069 . Large format hardcover with dustjacket, beautiful copy, book looks new, no remarkable flaws, jacket has two tiny edge-tears, else excellent condition and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "This updated and revised successor to a classic book, 'Flowering Plants of the World,' in print for more than 25 years, comprises comprehensive accounts of more than 500 flowering plant families," countless illustrations in color, glossary and index ; ; 424 pages .

$68.00

Evergreens: How to Grow Them

By Harrison, C. S.

St. Paul, MN: Webb Publishing Co.. Very Good. 1923. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, 96 pages, illustrated, the former owner's bookplate is present on the inside of the front cover and the green cloth has small, faint soiled areas on the front, more prominent soiling on the back .

$9.00

Butterflies and Moths of the World
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Butterflies and Moths of the World

By Eid, Alain & Michel Viard

Edison, New Jersey: Chartwell Book. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1997. 1st English Edition. Hardcover. 0785808256 . Large format hardcover with dustjacket, first English language edition, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket shows rubbing to the glossy surface as its only flaw, it is clean and presentable and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "This vibrantly colorful and fascinating volume pays tribute to these winged creatures, which continue to intrigue and inspire to this day"; 192 pages .

$44.00

A New Tree Biology: Facts, Photos and Philosophies on Trees and Their Problems and Proper Care

By Shigo, Alex L.

Durham, New Hampshire: Shigo and Trees Associates. Very Good. 1990. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, color-illustrated cover, well-illustrated throughout, a few minor flaws: the former owner's name-stamp on the blank front end-paper, scuffing to the rear cover, and a moderate cock to the spine, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine; 618 pages .

$61.00

College Botany, Including Organography, Vegetable Histology, Vegetable Physiology and Vegetable Taxonomy

By Bastin, Edson S.

Chicago: G. P. Engelhard & Company. Good+. 1893. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, 451 pages, "With a brief account of the succession of plants in geologic time, and a glossary of botanical terms. Second revision, with nearly six hundred illustrations, largely from drawings by the author," the cloth has wear to the spine-ends, the binding is tight and the contents are in nice shape with the exception of some small tan blemishes in the margins of a small number of the early pages, the text and illustrations are unaffected .

$18.00

Keller's Jungle Killers: The Story of the World's Only College Professor/wild Animal Trainer

By Dunkelberger, Robert

Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania: Columbia County Historical & Genealogical Society. Fine. 2013. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 1628476923 . Large format hardcover, issued without dustjacket, color pictorial covers, first printing as stated on copyright page, signed by the author on the title page, excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, 223 pages, well-illustrated throughout, includes a newspaper article about the author, George J. Keller of Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania taught art at Bloomsburg State Teachers College and created a nationally-known circus act, thus becoming a local legend ; Signed by Author .

$229.00

Cove Dweller

By Byron, Gilbert

Trappe, Maryland: Unicorn Book Shop. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1983. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, the story of a schoolteacher who quit his job and took to the woods on a wooded cove in the heart of the Cheapeake country, he lived as simply as Thoreau had at Walden pond, 120 pages, photos, this is copy number 20 of a limited edition of 150 copies signed by the author and containing a page from the author's original manuscript, the last few pages have a small area of wrinkling at the bottom, no other book flaws, the jacket is clean and attractive and has no significant flaws, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; Signed by Author .

$39.00

Lizards:  Windows to the Evolution of Diversity
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Lizards: Windows to the Evolution of Diversity

By Pianka, Eric P. & Laurie J. Vitt

University of California Press. Fine. 2006. 1st Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback. 0520248473 . Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, "A beautiful book crammed with a wealth of information, not just about lizards, but also about ecology, anatomy, physiology, biogeography, biomechanics, evolution, and ethnobiology as well," packed with illustrations; ; 333 pages .

$27.00

Black Forest Trail (Book & Map)

By Department Of Conservation and Natural Resources

S. Williamsport, Pennsylvania: Tiadaghton Forest Fire Fighters Association. Fine. 1997. Paperback. 57-page paperback plus a color folding map of the Black Forest Trail located in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, both the book and map are like new and are compact for easy carrying .

$12.00

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