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KINGDOM OF THE OCTOPUS. The Life-History Of The Cephalopoda.

By Lane, Frank W.

London: Harrolds:, 1957. The first printing, 287 pages, illustrated with b&w photographs. "THis is the first popular book on the octopus and similar animals to be published in the English language for over 80 years. Scattered in the scientific literature of half a dozen countries there is abundant atieral, but nobody before the author has collected this information annd based a book upon it." FINE- HARDCOVER, VERY DUST JACKET. Dust jacket portected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

THE AMBER FOREST. A Reconstruction Of A Vanished World.
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THE AMBER FOREST. A Reconstruction Of A Vanished World.

By Poinar, George Jr. & Roberta Poinar.

Princeton University Press., 1999. 239 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "With more than 200 photographs by the authors, this book walks the reader through this ancient rainforest, describing a multitude of ecological interactions." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume VII. Indoor Studies.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1904. Volume XII, INDOOR STUDIES, 288 pages and 7 illustrations. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume XV. The Summit Of The Years.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1913. Volume XII, THE SUMMIT OF THE YEARS, 298 pages and 5 illustrations. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume XI. Far And Near.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1904. Volume X, FAR AND NEAR, 288 pages, with 9 b&w and 1 color illustrations. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume XII. Ways Of Nature.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1904. Volume XII, WAYS OF NATURE, 280 pages and 6 illustrations. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume X. Literary Values.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1904. Volume X, LITERARY VALUES, 295 pages, with two illustrations. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume I. WAKE-ROBIN.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1907. Volume I, WAKE-ROBIN, 232 pages, illustrated with one color plate and 5 b&ws. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. This book as a discoloration at the lower spine edge about the size of dime, else fine.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$16.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume V. Pepacton.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1909. Volume V, PEPACTON, 264 pages, illustrated with one color plate and 6 b&ws. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume XIII. Leaf And Tendril.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1908. Volume XIII: LEAF AND TENDRIL, 289 pages, illustrated. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume VII. Signs And Seasons.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1914. Volume VII, SIGNS AND SEASONS, 290 pages, illustrated with one color plate and 6 b&ws. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume IV. Locusts And Wild Honey.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1907. Volume IV, LOCUSTS AND WILD HONEY, 256 pages, illustrated with one color plate and 5 b&ws. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume IX. Riverby.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1904. Volume IX, RIVERBY, 355 pages, illustrated. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume VI. Fresh Fields.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1912. Volume VII, FRESH FIELDS, 290 pages, illustrated with one color plate and 6 b&ws. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE WORKS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. Volume XIV. Time And Change.

By Burroughs, John.

Houghton Mifflin:, 1912. Volume XIV: TIME AND CHANGE, 278 pages, illustrated. FINE- HARDCOVER, gilt upper page edge, torquoise covers. . Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jackets Present. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

ENERGY.

By Lodge, Sir Oliver D.

Robert M. McBride & Co., 1929. 124 pages. "Knowledge of the old is essential to enjoyment of the new." FINE- HARDCOVER. Black cloth covers, orange lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

THE FRIENDSHIP OF NATURE. A New England Chronicle Of Birds And Flowers.
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THE FRIENDSHIP OF NATURE. A New England Chronicle Of Birds And Flowers.

By Wright, Mabel Osgood and Edited By Daniel J. Philippon.

John Hopkins University Press:, 1999. 172 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Mabel Osgood Wright is not only a neglected writer and illustrator, but also a lost hero of the American conversation movement, one whose work became a model for local wildlife and habitat preservation efforts throughout the country." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

WETLANDS.

By Mitsch, William J. And James G. Gosselink.

Van Nostrand Reinhold:, 1986. 537 pages. "Wetlands is a detailed introduction to the entire area of weland ecosystems, including the structure, function, and management of these important parts of the landscape. The authors discuss the general characteristics of wetlands, such as definitions, hydrology, biogeochemistry, plant and animal adaptions, wetland succession, and wetland values, management and classification as well as specific characterstics of individual types of wetland ecosystems." FINE- HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

HOW TO KNOW THE WILD FLOWERS. A Guide To The Names, Haunts, And Habits Of Our Common Wild Flowers.

By Parsons, Frances Theodora. (Mrs. William Starr Dana)

Houghton Mifflin:, 1989. First published in 1893, this book is the 1989 edition, fisrt printing, 287 pages, illustrated in color and b&w by Marion Satterlee and with 25 new paintings by Manabu C. Saito. "Quite a large number of flowers not found in previous editions are now described, and advantage has been taken of the opportunity which the entire resetting of the book afforded for a careful revision of the text." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE SLIPCASE.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. Illus. by Marion Satterlee and Manabu C. Saito. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

MUSHROOM POISONING: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT.S

By Rumack, Barry H. And Emanuel Slazman (edited by).

CRC Press:, 1978. 263 pages. "The undisciplined approach to the treatment of mushroom ingestions is readily apparent upon examination of most emergency medical and toxiciology books. The problem lies in the lack of integration of the medical and mycological sciences." FINE- HARDCOVER, ex-library with drawn.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library Withdrawn.

$50.00

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