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Great Blue Heron: A Natural History and Ecology of a Seashore Sentinel
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Great Blue Heron: A Natural History and Ecology of a Seashore Sentinel

By Butler, Robert

Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 1997 "Heron populations are under threat in British Columbia. Urban sprawl has consumed quiet woodlots where the heron nests, its eggs and tissues contain contaminants from industrial, agricultural, and residential developments, and its nesting sites are increasingly disturbed by eagles and human activities." Blue cloth, silver titling to spine, two clusters of full colour photographs, many black and white photographs as well as many graphs and tables, 167 pages. Calligraphic gift inscription to ffep. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine and light shelf wear. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Earth Medicine - Earth Foods: Plant Remedies, Drugs, And Natrual Foods of The North American Indias
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Earth Medicine - Earth Foods: Plant Remedies, Drugs, And Natrual Foods of The North American Indias

By Weiner, Michael A.

London: Collier-Macmillan Ltd., 1972 This compendium of First Nations remedies, food and Folklore is a guide to the wild plants the Indians used for soups and salads, poultices, and decoctions, tonics and sedatives with over 140 illustrations. Illustrated soft cover, many black and white illustrations, 214 pages. Sunning to spine, age darkening to textblock edge, light edge wear, a small light crease to top free corner and a smll pressure mark to bottom of front cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-East Asia
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Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-East Asia

By Allen, Gerry

Perth, Western Australia: Western Australian Museum, 1997 A Field Guide for Anglers and Divers. This third edition was expanded to include fish from the major off-shore reefs and close the gaps for the entire northern half of the Australian continent including the Great Barrier Reef. Glossy illustrated soft cover, beautifully illustrated throughout, 292 pages. Light shelf wear, crease to top free corner of front cover, gift inscription to half title. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Third Edition Revised. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. Illus. by Swaintson, Roger & Jill Ruse . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Physiography of Victoria: An Introduction of Geomorphology
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Physiography of Victoria: An Introduction of Geomorphology

By Hills, E. Sherbon

Melbourne: Whitcombe & Tombs Pty. Litd., 1960 This book is written for teachers and students of geography and geology. It gives a general introduction into geomorphology (the study of land forms) and a guide to the physiography of Victoria. For those who did not have any training yet, an introductory chapter on geological principles is included. Red cloth, black titling to front and spine, endpapers show a simplified geological and physiological map, many black and white photographs, diagrams and drawings, 292 pages. Light edge wear. Dust jacket is fair only with sunning and spottiness to spine, a two and half inch closed tear to front flap and a one inch closed tear to spine end, chipped corners and general edge wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Bears and Berries
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Bears and Berries

By Gessler, Trisha

WEDGE, University of B.C., 1983 A Queen Charlotte Islands Reader. A beautifully illustrated children's book with drawing showing the actual village of Skedans as it was in 1878. Illustrated front cover with yellow titling, black titling to white spine, illustrated throughout in black and white as well as coloured drawings, unpaginated. Minor shelf wear with a very small scratch to bottom of front cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/-. Illus. by Markowsky, Jeannie. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.00

Coral and Coral Reefs in the Caribbean: A Manual for Students
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Coral and Coral Reefs in the Caribbean: A Manual for Students

By Griffith, Stafford A. & Eugenie Williams

St. Michael, Barbados: Caribbean Conservation Association, 1985 The language used in this book is intended for students at or about the reading level of upper primary school. At the end of each section is a list of follow-up activities. Illustrated card cover, staple binding, line drawings throughout, 48 pages. Light shelf wear, inside clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -/-. Illus. by Meith, Nikki. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Prospecting in Canada
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Prospecting in Canada

By Lang, A.H.

Ottawa, Ontario: Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1956 Geological Survey of Canada, Economic Geology Series No. 7, Third Edition. Brown card cover, black titling, frontispiece, many black and white photographs, some full colour plates, some line drawings, Errata slip laid in, 401 pages. Some wear with creasing to cover, corrections as per Errata slip are pencilled in, stain on page 25. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Third Edition. Soft Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Syesis, Volume 9, 1976
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Syesis, Volume 9, 1976

British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1977 Journal "Syesis", Volume 9, 1976: 23 articles such as "Birds in the Fort Nelson lowlands", "A comparative analysis of argillite from Kiusta", Benthic marine diatom flora of False Bay, San Juan Island" . Red cover with white titling and illustrated with a sea grizzly bear by Haida artist Tom Price to front, black titling on spine, 377 pages plus editor's note and publisher's advertisement. Light shelf wear with a small area of rubbing to top of spine and a tiny closed tear to bottom of spine, light sunning to spine. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Sex and Evolution
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Sex and Evolution

By Williams, George C.

Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1977 Volume 8 of Monographs in Population Biology. Third Printing with corrections. "This book explores the relationship between various types of reproduction and the evolutionary process." Green and tan soft cover with tan and green titling, 200 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, sticker ghost on back, previous owner's name and date in ink on end paper, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Third Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Story of Lana\'i, The
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Story of Lana'i, The

By Munro, George C.

Honolulu, Hawaii: Native Books, 2007 Published by his descendants more than forty years after his death, this book contains a record of the life and work of George Campbell Munro (1866-1963), manager of Lanai Ranch, Hawaii; it also covers the geography and meterology of Lana'i, as well as the life and lore of the island's human inhabitants. Tan cloth with black titling on spine, grey end papers, illustrated throughout with sepia photographs as well as a fold-out colour photograph of the ranch, colour map of the Island of Lana'i tucked into a pocket at back of book, 233 pages. Small pale spot on upper text block edge; dust jacket has minor wear to upper edge and spine end. This is a very handsome book, in pristine condition. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

Children of the Sun God: A Journey with the White Lions Into the Heart of Human Evolution
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Children of the Sun God: A Journey with the White Lions Into the Heart of Human Evolution

By Tucker, Linda

Milpark, South Africa: Earthyear Books/M&G Books, 2001 "After being rescued from a frightening encounter with lions in the Timbavati game region...Linda Tucker embarks on a journey into the mysteries of the most sacred animal on the African continent: the legendary white lion." Brown hard cover with gilt titling on spine, black and white illustrations as well as a 32 page cluster of colour plates, 400 pages. Cover has edge wear with bumped corners and spine ends, text block edge has some pale smudges, text is clean and tight. Dust jacket has light edge wear, more wear to corners and spine ends and light shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Biology of the Guinea Pig, The
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Biology of the Guinea Pig, The

By Wagner, Joseph E., Patrick J Manning, Editors

New York: Academic Prress, 1980 A comprehensive review of literature pertaining to the use of the guinea pig as a substrate in research, intended to be useful to the general scientific community including investigators using or considering the use of guinea pigs in research, veterinarians, students of veterinary medicine, etc. Blue hard cover with silver titling on spine and front, black and white illustrations throughout, 317 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, two small stains on first end paper, light foxing to end papers, book is otherwise clean and tight. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$80.00

Structure and Confirmation of Evolution Theory, The
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Structure and Confirmation of Evolution Theory, The

By Lloyd, Elisabeth A.

Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994 "An important contribution to the burgeoning field of the philosophy of Darwinism...Lloyd's discussion of species selection is the best available on this topic." Preface has been updated by the author since the original edition. Black illustrated soft cover with red titling, 235 pages. Cover has light edge and shelf wear, previous owner's ink name-stamp on end paper, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Crucible of Creation: The Burgess Shale and the Rise of Animals
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Crucible of Creation: The Burgess Shale and the Rise of Animals

By Morris, Simon Conway

Oxford: Oxford University Press This book provides en engaging introduction to the early evolution of animals from a paleontological perspective, providing an absorbing window into some of the most lively debates in evolutionary biology as a whole. Colourfully illustsrated soft cover with red and purple titling, black and white illustrations throughout, as well as a few pages of colour plates, 242 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Syesis, Volume 3, 1970 Supplement 1

Victoria, B.C.: British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1970 Journal "Syesis", Volume 3, 1970, Supplement 1, the topic being "The archaeology of the Lochnore-Nesikep locality, British Columbia". Cream coloured soft cover with red titling and illustrated with a sea grizzly bear by Haida artist Tom Price on front, black titling to spine, black and white illustrations, 146 pages. Cover show some age darkening, some shelf wear, clear tape to spine, shadow of a removed sticker to front, light brown ring (could have been a coffee mug) for front, library card inside front cover, library stamp to first page. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good+/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.

$15.00

Journal of Paleontology, Vol. 49, Pt. 1, 1975
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Journal of Paleontology, Vol. 49, Pt. 1, 1975

Lawrence, Kansas: Allen Press Inc., 1975 A publication of The Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists and the Paleontological Society. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine, black and white diagrams, photographs, illustrations, 585 pages. Library stamp on front end paper, otherwise book appears to be without flaws. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$23.00

Books and Articles on Marine Mammals
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Books and Articles on Marine Mammals

By Todd, Ethel I.

Washington, D.C.: United States Department of the Interior, 1968 XF WC-A 299 1-14 (1968) U.S. Fish Wildl. Serv. Circ., Circular # 299. Contains "a list of recent literature on identification, biology, and commercial use of pinnipeds... and cetaceans... [The] list emphasizes recent titles; it includes only articles and books in English, or translated to English." Tan card cover with brown titling and illustration on front, staple binding, 14 pages. Black ink library stamp on front cover, tiny stain on back cover, book is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.75

Nomenclatura Oligochaetologica: A Catalogue of Names, Descriptions and Type Specimens of the Oligochaeta
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Nomenclatura Oligochaetologica: A Catalogue of Names, Descriptions and Type Specimens of the Oligochaeta

By Reynolds, John W. & David G. Cook

Fredericton, New Brunswick: University of New Brunswick, 1976 Book appears to be written in several languages: English, French, German, Portuguese, as well as two others. Green hard cover with gilt titling on front and spine, 217 pages. Library sticker on front, ink stamps & sticker on end papers front and back, upper corners very lightly bumped, otherwise book is in great shape - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.

$150.00

Botanical Review: Interpreting Botanical Progress - Volume XII, 1946
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Botanical Review: Interpreting Botanical Progress - Volume XII, 1946

By Fullling, E.H. et al, Editors

Lancaster, Pa: New York Botanical Garden, 1946 A bound collection of articles on botany. Burgundy cloth, gilt titling on spine, tiny bookbinder's plate inside front cover, tan end papers, occasional black and white illustrations, 672 pages, occasional advertising. Cover is clean and bright with a few tiny pale spots, minor shelf wear, text block edges slightly darkened, library ink stamp and glue residue from pocket inside front cover, light foxing to end papers, text is clean and tight. This is a handsome book, in nice condition. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$30.00

Botanical Review: Interpreting Botanical Progress - Volume XIII, 1947
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Botanical Review: Interpreting Botanical Progress - Volume XIII, 1947

By Fullling, E.H. et al, Editors

Lancaster, Pa: New York Botanical Garden, 1947 A bound collection of articles on botany. Burgundy cloth, gilt titling on spine, tiny bookbinder's plate inside front cover, grey end papers, occasional black and white illustrations, 624 pages, occasional advertising in text. Cover is clean and bright, minor shelf wear, text block edges slightly darkened/foxed, library ink stamp, ink notation and pocket inside front cover, edges of endpapers lightly foxed, text is clean and tight. This is a handsome book, in nice condition. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$30.00

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