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image of Bird-Lore - Two Issues *September-October, 1918, Vol. XX, No. 5  *March-April, 1919, Vol. XXI, No. 2.  A Bi-Monthly Magazine Devoted to the Study and Protection of Birds.  Official Organ of the Audubon Societies

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Harrisburg, PA: D. Appleton & Company Printed on fine glossy paper, with a colour frontis-piece in each issue, with an additional colour plate in the 1918 edition. Covers show wear and soiling.. First Edition. Magazine/Periodical/Ephemera. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Magazine & Periodicals.
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image of Natural Theology: Or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of The Diety, Collected From the Appearances of Nature

Natural Theology: Or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of The Diety, Collected From the Appearances of Nature

by Paley, William [Arch-Deacon of Carlisle]

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Published
1803
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Fair to Good
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$55.00

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Albany {New York}: Daniel & Samuel Whiting, 1803. viii, [1], 10-368pp, printed on laid paper, bound in full leather, with leather spine label intact [no chips], with binding and hinges tight. Covers show a bumped corner, and upper edge nibble to back cover and spine, damp marks on preliminary pages, with occasional interior foxing. Previous owner's name in… Read more
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image of Ospreys A Natural and Unnatural History  [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

Ospreys A Natural and Unnatural History [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

by Poole, Alan F.

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780521306232
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$40.00

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. With a Forward by Roger Tory Peterson. xviii, 246pp, printed on fine glossy paper, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS, the Dust Jacket is NOT price-clipped. Special attnetion is paid to the successful restoration of threatened osprey populations in Scotland and New England. Light corner… Read more
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image of The Stork's Nest [Life and Love in the Russian Countryside  -  SIGNED, 1st Edition

The Stork's Nest [Life and Love in the Russian Countryside - SIGNED, 1st Edition

by Williams, Laura Lynne

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Published
2008
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9781555916299
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$32.00

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Golden, Colorado: Fulcrum, 2008. [6], 328pp, bound in illustrated stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight. SIGNED by the Author on the title page. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The author shares her story of working in the remote Bryansk Forest Nature Reserve in Russia, and falling in love with its Director.. BOOK SIGNED BY… Read more
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image of Premium List of the Poultry and Pet Stock Show To Be Held By The Salem Fair and Exposition Co., February 15, 16 and 17th, 1893 at Salem, Ohio  [SCARCE]

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Salem, Ohio: The Salem Fair and Exposition Company, 1893. 39pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in borwn paper covers, with binding and hinges tight, illustrations throughout. Front cover soiled, Interior in Very Good Condition. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Scarce - 0 copies in OCLC.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair to Very Good. 12mo - over… Read more
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image of The 1930s: No Depression Here  [SIGNED COPY]

The 1930s: No Depression Here [SIGNED COPY]

by McKinney, Gage

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Published
2009
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Good to Very Good
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9780933994478
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$48.00

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Grass Valley, California: Comstock Bonanza Press, 2009. xvi, 576pp, bound in stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight, PHOTOGRAPHS THROUGHOUT. Signed by the Author on the title page. A picture of the region once called "The Northern Mines", being Grass Valley in California, a boom town of one of the richest gold mine areas in California. … Read more
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The Practical Poultry Keeper

by Wright, Lewis

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Published
1904
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Good
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$48.00

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London: Cassell and Company, Limited, 1904. Complete with 8 chromolithograph plates, as called for, tissue guard on the frontis-piece is intact, with engravings throughout. viii, 311pp, bound in brown cloth, with bevelled edges, binding tight, hinges cracked. The covers show edge/corner wear, with a "chewed" upper spine edge. Includes chapters on Houses, Management of Adult Fowls,… Read more
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image of Mountaineering.  The Lonsdale Library, Volume XVIII

Mountaineering. The Lonsdale Library, Volume XVIII

by Spencer, Sydney [editor] / Along with Others

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London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited No date in book. 383pp, bound in tan cloth, with binding and hinges tight, "with 130 illustrations". Complete with 9 folding maps, as called for [no tears]. Covers show light foxing, light foxing to outer page edges. From the private collection of A. M. Stuart [Prof. Alastair M.… Read more
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image of Mothproofing of Woolen Materials in Europe  [SCARCE, FIRST EDITION]

Mothproofing of Woolen Materials in Europe [SCARCE, FIRST EDITION]

by Von Bergen, Werner [Prepared By]

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Published
1946
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VERY GOOD +
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First Edition
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NY: Textile Research Institute, Inc., 1946. iv, 28pp, printed on fine glossy paper, staple bound, with stiff paper covers, color and b/w photographs throughout. Small pencil notation inside back cover "Gift of J. P. Stevens Co.". Includes *Mothproofing of Woolen Materials in Germany and England *Protections of Furs, Wool, Silk, and Related Materials from Destruction by… Read more
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image of Walking in the Beauty of the World.  Reflections of a Northwest Botanist  [SIGNED, FIRST EDITION]

Walking in the Beauty of the World. Reflections of a Northwest Botanist [SIGNED, FIRST EDITION]

by Arnett, Joseph

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Published
2004
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Seattle, Washington: Washington Native Plant Society, 2004. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page "To Lisa & Ted - / I hope you enjoy / these - / Joe Arnett". 96pp, bound in stiff paper covers, binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. Other than the Author's inscription, there are NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.. BOOK… Read more
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image of Designing Dinosaurs Solving Prehistoric Puzzles - Bruce Museum

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Greenwich, Conn.: Bruce Museum, 1997. 36pp, printed on fine glossy paper, stapled binding, in stiff paper covers, celebrating Dinosaur Artists. Exhibition catalogue for The Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, as well as Peabody Museum of Natural History and Dinofest presented by The Academy of Natural Science in Philadelphia, exhibitions running Sept 27th, 1997 to April 26th, 1998. … Read more
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image of Wool, the Raw Material.  Extracts From Lectures On Wool, Given at Boston University, Boston, Mass. By Carleton M. Allen

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Boston, Mass.: Reprinted By Special Permission, Boston University, and Distributed By National Wool Marketing Corporation, 1951. [4], 115pp single sideds sheets, clasp bound, with subjects to include *The History of Wool *Properties and Characteristics of Wool *Classes of Fleece Wool *Grades, Parts One and Two *Shrinkages *Pulled Wools *Shearing and Preparing for Market … Read more
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image of Extracts From Lectures On Wool, Given at Boston University, Boston, Mass. By Carleton M. Allen, National Wool Marketing Corporation, Boston, Mass.

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Boston, Mass.: Reprinted By Special Permission, Boston University, and Distributed By National Wool Marketing Corporation, 1929. [10], 77pp, [3], clasp bound, with subjects to include *The History of Wool *Properties and Characteristics of Wool *Classes of Fleece Wool *Grades, Parts One and Two *Shrinkages *Pulled Wools *Shearing and Preparing for Market *Buying, Trade… Read more
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image of The Bat in My Pocket, A Memorable Friendship  [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

The Bat in My Pocket, A Memorable Friendship [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

by Lollar, Amanda

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780884963479
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$45.00

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Santa Barbara, Calif.: Capra Press, 1992. viii, 86pp, [2], bound in glossy stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight. SIGNED by the Author on a mounted bookplate.. Includes directions in the back on how to build a bat house. ILLUSTRATED.. BOOK SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Rounds, Joann. 8vo… Read more
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image of Las Aves Argentinas Una Guia De Campo  [A Field Guide to Argentine Birds]

Las Aves Argentinas Una Guia De Campo [A Field Guide to Argentine Birds]

by Olrog, Claes Chr.

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Published
1959
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Good ++
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First Edition
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$62.00

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Republica Argentina: Universidad Nacional De Tucuman Instituto "Miguel Lillo", 1959. 343pp, [5], printed on fine glossy paper, bound in blue cloth, with binding and hinges tight. Color lithograph plates throughout, text is in Spanish. Small call number on the lower spine edge, lacks the front free endpaper, paper peeling at spine area inside covers, pages slightly age darkened..… Read more
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image of A Birder's Guide to Colorado

A Birder's Guide to Colorado

by Holt, Harold R.

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Published
1997
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VERY GOOD ++
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9781878788054
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$28.00

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Colorado Springs, Colorado: American Birding Association, Inc., 1997. vi, [2], 392pp, printed on fine glossy paper, spiral bound, with stiff paper covers, which includes a flap to protect the page edges, map endpapers. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Maps and illustrations throughout.. Spiral Bound. VERY GOOD ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of My Back-Yard Zoo, A Course of Natural History

My Back-Yard Zoo, A Course of Natural History

by Wood, Rev. J. G.

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Published
1888
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VERY GOOD TO VERY GOOD ++
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First Edition
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$65.00

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New York: Thomas Whittaker, 1888. 224pp, in pristine, gilt and color decorated, blue cloth covers, with the illustration wrapping around the spine to the back cover, illustrated throughout, binding tight, new endpapers. Young Adult book, with subjects including Dogs, Cats, Mice, Rats, Bats, Birds, Snails, Spiders, the Fly & Insects, Wolves, Rabbits, Bees, Butterflies and more. Foxing to… Read more
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image of English Peasant Farming.  The Agrarian History of Lincolnshire from Tudor to Recent Times

English Peasant Farming. The Agrarian History of Lincolnshire from Tudor to Recent Times

by Thirsk, Joan

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Published
1957
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VERY GOOD +
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First Edition
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1957. xv, [1], 350pp, bound in original green cloth, with binding and hinges tight. Contents include *Fenland Farming *Marshland in the Sixteenth Century *Chalk & Limestone Uplands in the Sixteenth Century *Lincolnshire Claylands *The Uplands and much more. Occasional pencil marking. Include the folding map in back [in… Read more
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image of Ants and Their Works, As Studied By The Boys of Brentwood, With a Copius Index

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Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1878. 251pp, bound in decorative gold cloth, gilt on spine still very bright, binding and hinges tight. Frontis-piece has the tissue guard intact, 3 interior plates, and text illustrations scattered throughout. New endpapers, occasional pencil marking.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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image of Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing In the River Tweed

Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing In the River Tweed

by Scrope, William

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Published
1885
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Fair to Very Good
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First Edition
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$55.00

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London: Hamilton, Adams & Co., 1885. 317pp which includes the decorative title page, bound in 3/4 leather and marbled paper, raised bands on spine, with leather spine label intact, binding tight, spine wear/tear, back cover detached. Covers in Fair Condition, Interior in Very Good Condition, complete with 13 plates as called for. Interesting bookplate inside front cover "Ex-Libris… Read more
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