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image of Encyclopaedia [Encyclopedia] of Ferns: An Introduction to ferns, Their Structure, Biology, Economic Importance, Cultivation and Propagation

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USA: Timber Press, 1996. Book. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xvii, 433 pages. Glossary, bibliography and index. Color and black and white photos. "The contents of this volume are in seven parts: An Introduction with the structure and botany of ferns; the Cultural requirement of ferns; Pests, diseases and ailments; Propagation and… Read more
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Butterflies Worth Knowing - Little Nature Library

by Weed, Clarence M.

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Published
1926
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Good
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Reprint
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USA: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926. Book. Illus. by Shimotori, S.; Denton, Sherman F.; Walker, Mary E.; Beecroft, W.I.. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xiv, 286 pages. 8vo. Includes forty-eight plates, thirty-two of which are in color. Reprint of the 1917 first edition. "Discusses the more abundant and widely distributed butterflies… Read more
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Arctic Biodiversity Assessment: Status and Trends in Arctic Biodiversity

by Meltofte, Hans: Executive Editor

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Published
2013
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Fine
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First Edition
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9789935431226
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$395.00

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Denmark: CAFF, 2013. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 674 pages. Generously illustrated in colour. Text in English. "Many ecosystem functions in the Arctic remain largely unstudied and involve little-known organisms, especially microbes. This work presents current knowledge on these processes and organisms and thus provides a base for further… Read more
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image of Plants of British Columbia: Scientific and Common Names of Vascular Plants, Bryophytes, and Lichens

Plants of British Columbia: Scientific and Common Names of Vascular Plants, Bryophytes, and Lichens

by Karel Klinka; Hong Qian

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Published
1998
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780774806527
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Canada: UBC Press, 1998. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 534 pages. "Provides a complete, up-to-date, and synonymized checklist of all known vascular plants, bryophytes, and lichens found in British Columbia, Canada. A concise and coherent reference work for professionals, students, and the general public. Lists 4,349 species and 604… Read more
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Common Tree Diseases of British Columbia (B.C.)

by Foster, R.E.; Wallis, G.W.

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Published
1969
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Good
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First Edition
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$49.95

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Canada: Department of Fisheries and Forestry, 1969. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 116 pages. Glossary. Wonderfully illustrated with colour and black and white photos. Printed on glossy stock. Contents include: Non-Infectious Diseases; Infectious Diseases - Root and Butt Rots, Dwarf Mistletoes, Stem Diseases - Sap Rots, Needle Blights and… Read more
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Homo Delphinus - The Dolphin Within Man

by Mayol, Jacques (1927-2001)

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Published
2000
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Very Good
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American Edition
ISBN
9781928649038
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$495.00

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Italy: Idelson - Gnocchi Publisher, 2000. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. American Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 361 pages. Text in English. Bibliography. Colour and black and white photography throughout. Author's magnum opus. "Mayol was a sea researcher, a world-famous diver widely acclaimed for his pioneering work in the field of deep… Read more
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Freshwater Fishes of Canada - Bulletin 184

by William B. Scott; E. J. Crossman

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9780660102399
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$149.95

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Ottawa: Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1990. Book. Very Good. Paperback. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Please note: this is a paperback copy. 966 pages including glossary, bibliography and index. Colour and black and white illustrations. "There has been an acute need for a publication on the identification, distribution, biology and economic importance of the… Read more
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Creation : Life and How to Make It

by Grand, Stephen

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Published
2000
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780297643913
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$250.00

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Limited, 2000. Book. Illus. by Kaake, Philip. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 230 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. "Humankind now has the power to create true artificial life, playing out Dr. Frankenstein's dream in both cyberspace and the real world. This is the first major… Read more
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Orchids Travel by Air: A Pictorial Safari

by Mulder, D.; Mulder-Roelfsema, Tineke

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9789090036328
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Netherlands: Het Houten Hert, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 143 pages. Index of botanical terms. Profusely illustrated with color photos. "Deals with many many travels to foreign lands with orchid populations, laced with travel anecdotes, and sometimes elaborate field observations made and written in diaries on the spot."… Read more
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The Ecology of Running Waters

by Hynes, H. B. N. [Noel] (Signed)

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Published
1970
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780802016898
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$299.95

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Canada: University of Toronto Press / Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1970. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by author upon title page. 555 pages. Bibliography. Subject and organism indexes. Black and white illustrations. "Provides a comprehensive and critical review of the literature on the biology of rivers… Read more
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Figs (FICUS SPP) of Hong Kong

by Hill, Dennis S.; Corner, E. J. H. (Foreword)

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1967. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 138 pages followed by 65 black and white photographic plates. Index. Bibliography. From first printing of 1,000 copies. "There can be few more remarkable relationships than the thriving success of the giant fig-trees and the multitude… Read more
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image of Flora of the Queen Charlotte Islands - Part 2 (Two): Cytological Aspects of the Vascular Plants (Monograph No. 4, Part 2)

Flora of the Queen Charlotte Islands - Part 2 (Two): Cytological Aspects of the Vascular Plants (Monograph No. 4, Part 2)

by Taylor, Roy L. (Signed); Mulligan, Gerald A.

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Published
1968
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Good
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First Edition
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$295.00

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Ottawa: Canadian Department of Agriculture, Experimental Farms Service, 1968. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 148 pages. Author's own copy. Signed and dated by Taylor atop front free endpaper, with his personal bookplate affixed inside front board. "In 1963, Taylor made a pilot study of collecting methods in… Read more
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image of Oats - Wild and Cultivated : A Monograph of the Genus Avena L. (Poaceae) - Monograph 14

Oats - Wild and Cultivated : A Monograph of the Genus Avena L. (Poaceae) - Monograph 14

by Baum, Bernard R. (Signed)

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Published
1977
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780660005133
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$450.00

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Canada: Biosystematics Research Institute, Canada Department (Dept.) Of Agriculture, Research Branch, 1977. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 463 pages, 331 figures, most in black and white, and 17 tables. Signed and inscribed upon title page by author to noted botanist, Roy L. Taylor, whose bookplate is affixed to… Read more
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Opium Poppy: Botany, Chemistry, and Pharmacology

by Kapoor, L.D.

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Published
1995
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First Edition
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9781560249238
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$89.95

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U.S.A.: Food Products Press / The Haworth Press, Inc., 1995. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 326 pages. Index. Footnotes. "Extensive coverage and perspicuity are the hallmarks of this invaluable reference source, which will be of immense value to a wide spectrum of readers, including academicians and applied scientists." - from… Read more
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image of Hydrodynamics and Energetics of Fish Propulsion - Bulletin 190 of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada

Hydrodynamics and Energetics of Fish Propulsion - Bulletin 190 of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada

by Webb, P.W.

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Published
1975
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Fair
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First Edition
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Ottawa: Environment Canada, 1975. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 158 pages. Index. Graphs. Tables. "Spans the gap between biological and physical science approaches to fish propulsion problems. An attempt is made to summarize and collate the two principal disciplinary approaches as a basis for dialogue and ongoing research."… Read more
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Guide to the Parasites of Fishes of Canada - Part I (One) - General Introduction, Monogenea and Turbellaria (Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 74)

by Margolis, L.; Kabata, Z.; Beverley-Burton, Mary

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Published
1984
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780660117423
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Canada: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1984. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 209 pages. Index. References. Black and white diagrams. "It is expected that various parts of this guide will find use not only among fish parasitologists, but also among fisheries scientists and biologists, ecologists, aquaculturalists, fish health inspectors… Read more
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image of Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic Sciences 101) - Part II (Two): Copepoda and Branchiura, Isopoda, Amphipoda

Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic Sciences 101) - Part II (Two): Copepoda and Branchiura, Isopoda, Amphipoda

by Margolis, L.; Kabata, Z; Rafi, Fahmida; Bousfield, E.L.;

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Published
1988
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Fair
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First Edition
ISBN
9780660127941
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Canada: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Government of Canada, 1988. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 209 pages. Index. Reference list. This, Part II, is devoted exclusively to the crustacean parasites of fishes. Covers Copepoda, Branchiura, Isopoda and Amphipoda. Please note that this is Part II only. Parts… Read more
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Guide to the Parasites of Fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic Sciences 107) - Part III (3/Three) Acanthocephala, Cnidaria

by Margolis, L.; Kabata, Z.; Arai, Hisao P.; Arai, Mary N.

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Published
1989
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Fair
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First Edition
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9780660127941
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Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Government of Canada, 1989. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 95 pages. Illustrated with black and white detailed diagrams. Extensive reference list. Multiple indexes. Please note: this book is Part III (3/Three) and covers acanthocephala and cnidaria. Parts I and II are not… Read more
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The Godthaab Expedition 1928 - The Phytoplankton of the Waters West of Greenland

by Grontved, Jul.; Seidenfaden, Gunnar

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Published
1938
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Fair
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First Edition
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Copenhagen: C.A. Reitzels Forlag, 1938. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 380 pages. Index of species mentioned. Literature list. Includes 108 figures in text and two fold-out maps. Text in English. Heavy external wear. Back cover loose but present. Binding very weak. A worthy reading copy.… Read more
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Early Ecology and Management of the Moose in Central British Columbia

by Hatter, Dr. James (Signed); Geist, Dr. Valerius (Foreword)

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Published
2011
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Fine
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First Edition Thus
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Canada: Self-Published, 2011. Book. Fine. Paperback. Signed by Author(s). First Edition Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 279 pages. List of references cited. A reprint of the Ph.D. thesis originally completed in 1950 for the State College of Washington, Department of Zoology entitled 'The Moose of Central British Columbia'. The first major study of a… Read more
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