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image of Lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) - Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 109

Lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) - Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 109

by Cass, Alan J.; Beamish, Richard J.; McFarlane, Gordon A.

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Published
1990
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Fair
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First Edition
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9780660134291
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Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1990. Book. Illus. by Harbo, Rick. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. iv, 40 pages. Maps, graphs, list of source material, glossary, colour photos. "A review of the biology and fishery of lingcod. Describes reproduction, distribution, early life history, diet, age, growth rate, and survival rate.… Read more
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image of Birds of Gay Plumage: Birds of Paradise &c

Birds of Gay Plumage: Birds of Paradise &c

by Kirby, Mary; Kirby, Elizabeth

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Published
1875
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Fair
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First Edition
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London: T. Nelson and Sons, Ltd., 1875. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. [7], 8-104 pages. Forest green publisher's cloth handsomely adorned in black and gilt with beautiful colour illustration affixed to front. No indication of any prior editions. 6" x 4.5". Apparently written for younger readers. Discusses where… Read more
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image of Life Magazine, May 13, 1957 - Seeking the Magic Mushroom

Life Magazine, May 13, 1957 - Seeking the Magic Mushroom

by Wasson, R. Gordon; et al

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Published
1957
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: Time Inc. Magazine Company, 1957. Book. Illus. by Richardson, Allan; Heim, Roger. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Contains the landmark photo essay 'Seeking the Magic Mushroom' in which New York banker Robert Gordon Wasson describes his mission to southern Mexico to participate in the age-old rituals of natives who chew strange… Read more
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image of The Freshwater Molluscs of Canada

The Freshwater Molluscs of Canada

by Arthur H. Clarke

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Published
1981
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Good
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First Edition
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9780660000220
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Ottawa, Canada: National Museum of Natural Sciences, 1981. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 446 pages. Glossary, References, Index to Scientific and Common Names. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of photos. Sixteen pages of colour plates. An identification handbook for collectors. Prior owner's ink stamp and handwritten… Read more
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image of Butterflies Worth Knowing - Little Nature Library

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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image of Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples (Handbook #34)

Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples (Handbook #34)

by Nancy J. Turner

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Published
1975
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Fair
Edition
First Edition
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9780771988660
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Victoria: Province of B.C. Dept. of Recreation and Conservation, 1975. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 264 pages. Index. Glossary. Colour and black and white photos. Reference list. Printed on glossy stock. Errata slip affixed inside front cover. "Coastal Indians had an intimate knowledge of local flora,… 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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image of Tree Guide - Trees East of the Rockies

Tree Guide - Trees East of the Rockies

by Rogers, Julia Ellen

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Published
1916
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Reprint
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Garden City, USA: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1916. Book. Fair. Paperback. Reprint. 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall. 265 pages. Index. Illustrated in color and black and white from photographs. Reprint of the 1914 first edition. Oblong 3.25" x 5.5". Unmarked with somewhat above-average external wear. Binding intact. A worthy copy of… Read more
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Pocket Guide to Trees and Shrubs in British Columbia

by Garman, E.H.

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Published
1963
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Fair
Edition
Third Revised Edition
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British Columbia: British Columbia Forest Service, 1963. Book. Fair. Paperback. Third Revised Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 137 pages. Index. Colour-photo plates. Name inside front cover, otherwise unmarked. Above-average external soiling and wear. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy of this handy and informative reference..
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image of Trees of Greater Victoria [British Columbia] - A Heritage: A Field Guide to the Arboreal Riches of Greater Victoria

Trees of Greater Victoria [British Columbia] - A Heritage: A Field Guide to the Arboreal Riches of Greater Victoria

by Chaster, G.D.; Ross, D.W.; Warren, W.H.

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Published
1988
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Fair
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First Edition
ISBN
9780969360308
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Victoria, B.C.: Heritage Tree Book Society, 1988. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 96 pages. Index. Generously illustrated with maps and excellent colour photos. "What is a heritage tree? Why was it chosen? Where can one see them? This book provides answers to these and other questions. … Read more
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image of About Cetaceans - An Update / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 9, 1986

About Cetaceans - An Update / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 9, 1986

by Tanami, Roy

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Vancouver: Vancouver Public Acquarium Society in Stanley Park, 1986. Book. Illus. by Ford, John. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 36 pages. Contents: Life in Water; The Origin of Cetaceans; Cetacean Social Organization and Behaviour; Aquatic Adaptations; New Ideas and Research on Cetaceans; Do Whales Navigate using the Earth's Magnetism?; The Cetacean Brain… Read more
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image of Marine Animals and the Inuit / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 10, 1987

Marine Animals and the Inuit / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 10, 1987

by Cavanagh, Deborah

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Published
1987
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First Edition
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Vancouver: Vancouver Public Acquarium Society in Stanley Park, 1987. Book. Illus. by Ford, John. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 36 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Contents: Marine Mammals - a cultural and economic resource for the future; The origin of the Narwhal - a myth; Hunting stories from Hall Beach;… Read more
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image of A Flyfishers Look at British Columbia's Mayfly Nymphs

A Flyfishers Look at British Columbia's Mayfly Nymphs

by Kilburn, Jim

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Published
1995
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Canada: Self-Published, 1995. Book. Very Good. Plastic Comb. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 32 pages. Black and white diagrams and maps. "Consolidates data concerning British Columbia's mayfly nymphs in the hope of assisting flyfishermen to identify the families, genera, and, in some cases, the species of immature mayflies indigenous to the province." - from… Read more
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image of Rare and Engangered Fishes and Marine Mammals of Canada: COSEWIC Fish and Marine Mammal Subcommittee Status Reports: IV, 1988

Rare and Engangered Fishes and Marine Mammals of Canada: COSEWIC Fish and Marine Mammal Subcommittee Status Reports: IV, 1988

by Campbell, R.R.: Editor

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Published
1988
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Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, 1988. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pages 81-398. Includes 25 articles with title such as: Status of the Aurora Trout; Status of the Squanga Whitefish; Status of the redside Dace; Status of the Sea Mink; Status of the Stellar Sea Lion; Status of the Fin… Read more
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image of Our Wild Orchids - Trails and Portraits

Our Wild Orchids - Trails and Portraits

by Morris, Frank; Eames, Edward A.; Ames, Oakes (Foreword)

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Published
1929
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Good
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First Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xxxi, [1], 464 pages. Index of common names. Index of Latin names. Glossary. 130 black and white plates. "Intended for amateurs like ourselves; lovers of outdoor life and the world of nature, drawn to the observation and… Read more
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A Nature Guide for Farmers

by Wood, Kerry (Edgar Allardyce)

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Published
1947
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First Edition
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Canada: The H.R. Larson Publishing Company, 1947. Book. Illus. by Weatherby, Hugh; Beebe, Frank K.. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (5), 116 pages. Black and white illustrations plus centrefold photos. "Dealing with the Canadian Farmer's Pests and Pals among birds and animals seen daily on his home acres." - subtitle. "Reveals… Read more
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image of Weeds of the Woods: Some Small Trees and Shrubs of New Brunswick

Weeds of the Woods: Some Small Trees and Shrubs of New Brunswick

by Blouin, Glen

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
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First Edition
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9780888388209
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Canada: Natural Resources New Brunswick, 1984. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 130 pages. Glossary. Bibliography. Profusely illustrated with colour photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "A pictorial guide to some of the 'weeds of the woods', species which are often overlooked by man." - from Foreword. Clean… Read more
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image of Status of the White-Throated Swift in British Columbia Wildlife Working Report No. WR-68  (QP #13963)

Status of the White-Throated Swift in British Columbia Wildlife Working Report No. WR-68 (QP #13963)

by Summers, K.

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Published
1995
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9780772623768
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Victoria: British Columbia / Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks, 1995. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. viii, 14 pages. "The White-throated Swift (Aeronautes Saxatalis), is a breeding summer visitant of south-central British Columbia." - from abstract. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy..
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image of Marine Borers and Wooden Piling in British Columbia (B.C.) Waters - Department of Forestry Publication No. 1138

Marine Borers and Wooden Piling in British Columbia (B.C.) Waters - Department of Forestry Publication No. 1138

by Bramhall, G.

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Published
1966
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Good
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First Edition
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Ottawa: Government of Canada, Department of Forestry, 1966. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 68 pages. Annotated bibliography. Printed upon glossy stock. Reproductions of many black and white photos. The indigenous species of marine borer in British Columbia waters are Bankia setacea and Limnoria Lignorum. Since 1960, Limnoria tripunctata… Read more
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A Guide to Zooplankton of the Northeastern Pacific Ocean: Circular No. 84

by LeBrasseur, R.; Fulton, J.

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Published
1967
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Good
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First Edition
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Nanaimo, BC, Canada: Fisheries Research Board of Canada - Pacific Oceanographic Group, 1967. Book. Illus. by Davies, V.. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 34 pages. "Prepared in response to requests from schools and from ship's personnel for information on, and pictures of, the multitude of local marine zooplankton. A simple key and… Read more
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