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When Your Pet Dies
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When Your Pet Dies

By Quackenbush, Jamie and Denise Graveline

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Good/good +. 222 pages. Compassionate guides and stories to help with the grief when a pet dies. Blue cloth spine over white boards with silver titles on spine. Very light edge wear to cover, a little fading and some spotting, minor bumping of corners and spine ends, interior pages bright and clean, emblem on bottom page edges. Book may smell a little musty. Blue and yellow dust jacket with multi-color titles shows a little edge wear, staining at edges, small chip at top edge of front cover jacket, residue of price sticker on front, $15.95 price not clipped.

$40.00

How to Know the Wild Flowers
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How to Know the Wild Flowers

By Dana, Mrs. William Starr

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Saito, Manabu C. and Marion Satterlee. 287 pages with index, illustrated with black and white drawings and color plates. A charming natural history, first published in 1893. Light yellow illustrated wraps with black titles on front cover a spine. A little spotting of cover, light edge wear with minor creases along edges, interior pages bright, binding tight.

$15.00

Flowers of the Marsh and Stream
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Flowers of the Marsh and Stream

By Williams, Iolo A.

London: The King Penguin Books, 1946. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Rooke, Noel. 37 pages, plus 16 pages of color plates. A collection of plants found near streams and marshes in England. Illustrated paper covered wraps with black titles on front cover and spine. Light edge wear, spine a little cocked, a little tanning of cover, corners and spine ends a little bumped, a little spotting of end papers which are a bit tanned, former owner's name "Joan Wilson" on front free end paper, a little foxing of interior pages with light tanning, binding tight.

$7.00

Animal Hospital
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Animal Hospital

By Sawicki, Stephen

Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 1996. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 227 pages. Stories about Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston, following sick animals, anxious owners and dedicated staff. Red cloth binding over white boards with black titles on spine. A little spotting of cover, light edge wear with minor bumping of corners and spine ends, interior pages bright, binding tight. White illustrated dust jacket with red and black titles is a bit stained and scrubbed with minor edge wear.

$15.00

Flowers of the Woods
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Flowers of the Woods

By Salisbury, E. J.

London : The King Penguin Books, 1946. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 30 pages plus 24 color illustrated plates. Plates are from The Flora Londiniensis published by William Curtis from 1777 to 179. Illustrated paper on board binding with black titles on front cover and spine. Much of spine chipped away and faded with tanning, some taped back to binding, edge wear, corners bumped, end papers tanned and stained, former owner's name "Joan Wilson" on front free end paper, interior pages lightly tanned but clean, binding tight.

$6.00

Vanishing Folkways
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Vanishing Folkways

By Hartley, Marie and Joan Ingilby

South Brunswick and New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, 1971. Later printing. Hardcover. Fair/fair. 128 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. The study of agricultural traditions of the Yorkshire Dales during a time of transition from the old farm life to machinery and modern farming. Yellow cloth binding with green metallic titles on spine. Spine cocked, cover stained, a little edge wear with minor bumping of corners and spine ends, stain on front and back fixed end papers, interior pages bright, binding tight. Illustrated dust jacket with yellow, white and green titles on front cover and spine is stained and scrubbed, some edge wear, remains of old price sticker on front inner fold, not price clipped.

$18.00

Nature and Culture
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Nature and Culture

By Mabie, Hamilton Wright

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1904. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Eickemeyer, Jr., Rudolf. 326 pages, illustrated with beautiful tissue protected plates and smaller drawings. A collection of essays. Binding design by Charles B. Falls. Olive green cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine over decorative green and orange oak leaf and acorn design on front cover and spine, gilt top edge. Some wear to cover with some scrubbing and a little spotting, corners and spine ends bumped and a bit frayed, gilt still bright, hinges a little weak and showing a little webbing, some stains on end papers, long and rather touching gift inscription on back of frontispiece, interior pages lightly tanned, binding otherwise tight.

$20.00

Twentieth Century Bird Dog Training and Kennel Management
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Twentieth Century Bird Dog Training and Kennel Management

By Shelley, Er. M.; edited by A. F. Hochwait

St. Louis, Missouri: Becktold Printing & Book Mfg. Co., 1921. Third Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 99 pages with advertisement, illustrated with black and white plates. Caring for and training hunting dogs. Nice plates of some champion dogs of the past. Brick red cloth binding with black title border and titles on front cover. Some edge wear, spotting, scratches and scuffs, ding in bottom edge of front cover, corners and spine ends considerably bumped, former owner's name and inscription on front free end paper, interior pages, except for plates, tanned, on plate detached from binding and the other plates seem tender, binding otherwise tight.

$40.00

The Love of Trees
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The Love of Trees

By Beckett, Kenneth A.

New York: Crescent Books, a division of Crown Publishers, Inc., 1975. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/good. 94 pages plus index, illustrated with over 130 color photographs and black and white drawings. A celebration of the diversity of trees in the temperate zones of the world. Illustrated boards with white titles on spine, photographs on end papers. Some edge wer, minor bumping of corners and spine ends, interior pages bright, binding tight. Illustrated dust jacket with orange titles appears to be a little faded, some edge wear with minor wrinkles, ink mark and scrubbing at top of front cover, a little spotting and soiling, not clipped.

$11.00

Jagthunden for den alsidige Jaeger (Hunting Dogs for the Versatile Hunter)
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Jagthunden for den alsidige Jaeger (Hunting Dogs for the Versatile Hunter)

By Israelsen, Hans, and others

Valby: Martveds Printing House, 1966. Not stated. Vintage paperback. Good/No jacket. 84 pages. In Danish, with photographs of hunting dogs, descriptions, statistics, club reports, pedigrees, and a song. Textured tan illustrated wraps with titles on front cover. Some wear and scuffing of cover with spotting, corners creases, former owner's name on title page, interior pages bright with a little spotting and a few creases in lower leading corners, binding tight.

$20.00

Illustrated Africa North Tropical South
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Illustrated Africa North Tropical South

By Boyce, William D.

Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, 1925. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. 686 pages with index, illustrated with portrait frontispiece with facsimile signature of author and numerous photographs and drawings. A travel writer tackles the immense job of treating the entire continent of Africa in one volume. Brown cloth binding with gilt titles and border on front cover and gilt titles on spine, illustrated end papers. Gilt on front cover bright, light edge wear, a little bumping of corners and spine ends, spine a little faded with light wrinkles and minor creases, back cover a little scrubbed and stained, gift inscription on half-title, interior pages bright, binding tight. Measures 6 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches.

$20.00

Butterfly cooing like a Dove
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Butterfly cooing like a Dove

By Rothschild, Miriam

New York: Doubleday, 1991. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 215 pages with index, illustrated with black and white and color plates and drawings. A rambling anthology that flits like a butterfly from science to art and back. Brown quarter cloth over brown boards with gilt titles on spine, red end papers. Titles bright, light spotting of cover, minor edge wear with light bumping of corners and spine ends, a little spotting of end papers, interior pages bright and clean, binding tight. Mylar covered tan illustrated dust jacket with brown titles on front cover and spine shows very light edge wear, slight fading at spine, spotting that may mostly be on mylar cover, not price clipped. Measures 7 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches.

$24.00

Herbs for Every Garden
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Herbs for Every Garden

By Foster, Gertrude B.

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1970. Third printing. Hardcover. Good +/fair. 255 pages with index, illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings. Practical advice on growing herbs, with history and literary allusions by the editor of The Herb Grower Magazine. Bright green cloth binding with black stamped decoration on front cover and black titles on spine. Very light edge wear, minor spotting, corners and spine ends a little bumped, page edges a little foxed but interior pages bright, binding tight. Illustrated yellow dust jacket with black titles on front cover and spine is faded, tape repairs along top edge, chip in top edge, short tear in bottom edge of front, short tear in top edge of back of jacket, light scrubbing, creases, minor spots, not price clipped. Measures 6 x 8 1/2 inches.

$8.00

A Field Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and Northcentral North America
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A Field Guide to Wildflowers of Northeastern and Northcentral North America

By Peterson, Roger Tory and Margaret McKenny

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1968. Second printing. Hardcover. Good/good. Peterson, Roger Tory. 420 pages, indexed and illustrated with black and white and color plates. A visual approach, arranged by color, form and detail. One of the classic Peterson Field Guide Series. Green cloth binding with black titles and decoration on front cover and spine, ruler marked on leading edge of back cover, illustrated end papers. Spine a little cocked, minor bumping of corners and spine ends, light edge wear, former owner's name and 1969 date on front free end paper, interior pages mainly bright with a few light stains and wrinkles with light smudges, binding tight. Illustrated blue dust jacket with white titles on front cover and spine is a bit worn at edges, minor chips and tears along edges, some spotting and light stains, not price clipped. Measures 4 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches.

$6.00

Otto's Angora Questions and Answers
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Otto's Angora Questions and Answers

By Otto, William E.

Ontario, Canada: Diamond Farm Book Publishers, 1999. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good/No jacket. 119 pages, illustrated with a few black and white photographs. A guide to the commercial raising of angora rabbits, presented in a question and answer format. Last published in 1955 and reprinted in 1999. Illustrated green wraps with white and black titles on front cover. A few nicks in edges, a little bumping of corners, otherwise in very good condition, interior pages bright, binding tight. Trade paperback, measures 6 x 8 1/2 inches.

$15.00

Nature Study and Life
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Nature Study and Life

By Hodge, Clifton F.

Boston: Ginn and Company, 1902. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 514 pages, with index, illustrated with black and white plates, photographs and drawings. Teaching children about nature in relation to their lives. Blue cloth binding with black titles and decoration on front cover and spine. Some tanning and spotting of cover, light edge wear, front board a little warped, light bumping to corners and spine ends, former owner's name on front fixed end paper, front free end paper cut out with cut in frontispiece, a little foxing of some pages, interior pages otherwise bright, notation on back free end paper, binding tight. Measures 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches.

$10.00

Small Wonder
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Small Wonder

By Kingsolver, Barbara

New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2002. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Mirocha, Paul. 267 pages with acknowledgments, illustrated with beautiful little green tinted drawings. Essays considering a world of surprising and hopeful prospects for the future of mankind and the earth. Green boards with gilt titles on spine, decorated end papers. Very light edge wear to cover, corners and spine ends a little bumped, minor spotting, interior pages bright and clean, binding tight. Illustrated dust jacket with white titles on front cover and spine shows a little edge wear, light spotting, a little curling along top edge, minor wrinkle at bottom leading corner of back cover of jacket, not price clipped. Measures 6 x 8 1/2 inches.

$7.00

Shearing Day
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Shearing Day

By Ford, Kevin

Charlemont, Massachusetts: Feet on the Ground Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. 146 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs. Wonderful and long out of print detailed instruction on handling sheep, handling wool and shearing sheep with blades by the acknowledged master shearer. Signed at Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival in 1999 "To Merike and Dane, Best Wishes and much love, Kevin." Green cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Book shows very light shelf wear at spine and slight bumping of corners, two or three tiny spots on front cover, a few more tiny spots on back cover, interior pages bright. Illustrated green dust jacket with green and black titles. Very light wear with slight edge wrinkling to dust jacket, small ding in back cover of jacket, not clipped. Rare and out of print. Animal husbandry. Measures 11 1/4 x 8 7/8 inches.

$200.00

The Tribe of Tiger
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The Tribe of Tiger

By Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Williams, Jared Taylor. 238 pgs, illustrated with line drawings. The behavior and interaction of the domestic cat with others of the species. Tan boards with yellow spine, green titles on spine. Mustard end papers. Book as new, clean and showing little shelf wear, interior pages bright, binding tight. Green illustrated jacket with white titles shows minor scuffing, a little edge wear, not price clipped. Measures 6 x 8 3/4 inches.

$5.00

Trout Madness
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Trout Madness

By Traver, Robert

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1960. Not stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 178 pages. An entertaining memoir about the experiences of a fisherman in his pursuit of the elusive trout. Green boards with green cloth spine cover and gilt fishing fly decoration on front cover and gilt titles and orange title block on spine, green top edge, green end papers. Heavy spotting of cover, gilt a bit faded, some edge wear with small nicks and dings in edges, corners and spine ends bumped, stains on end papers, small scuff on inner edge of bottom cover, interior pages mostly bright with stains at upper edge of a couple of pages, binding tight. Measures 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches.

$20.00

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