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Dream Cat
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Dream Cat

By Neumeyer, Helen & Peter

Green Tiger Press, 1982 A lovely little book of poetry accompanied by different depictions of cats. Decorated card cover, staple binding, illustrated throughout, 12 pages. Light sunning, small smudge to front, light shelf 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. Card Cover. Good +/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

Aspects of Comparative Ophthalmology

By Graham-Jones, Oliver (Editor)

London: Pergamon Press, 1966 Proceedings of a Symposium organised by The British Small Animal Veterinary Association. Held in the Meeting Room, Zoological Society of London, June 1965. Green cloth, gilt titling to front and spine, many black and white illustrations, 341 pages. Some shelf wear with rubbing to corners, a bump to bottom free corner, a pressure marke to top edge, foxing to textblock edge. 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. Good +/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Lives of Animals
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Lives of Animals

By Coetzee, J.M.

Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1999 Edited and with an introduction by Amy Gutmann. This fable was presented as a Tanner Lecture and is followed by responses from different perspectives by thinkers in different fields such as Wendy Doniger, Barbara Smuts, Marjorie Garber, and Peter Singer. Brown cloth, gitl titling to spine, 127 pages. Light edge wear. Dust jacket shows very light sunning to spine and minor shelf wear. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. 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. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Question of Animal Culture, The
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Question of Animal Culture, The

By Laland, Kevin N. & Bennett G. Galef, Editors

London, England: Harvard University Press, 2009 "Laland and Galef have assembled some of the best minds in the business to review the evidence for socially transmitted behaviors in animals and to consider the extent to which creatures such as chimpanzess, orangutans, and whales can be said to have 'culture'." Grey cloth with black titling on spine, a few black and white illustrations, 351 pages. Text block has a few tiny specks of discolouration. Dust jacket has light shelf wear. This is a handsome volume in great condition. 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-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Buying and Rearing a Bull Terrier: A Guide to the First Year
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Buying and Rearing a Bull Terrier: A Guide to the First Year

By Morse, Cynthia and Allan Vargo

Bull Terrier Club of America, 1987 An owner's (or prospective owner's) guide to the buying and rearing of bull terriers. Blue card cover with black titling, staple binding, illustrated with black and white drawings, 36+ pages. Cover has shelf wear with slightly darkened edges and several small, pale stains, crease to upper and lower front corners, interior 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. Fourth Printing. Card Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

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

Coloured Illustrations of Exotic Aquarium Fishes

By Makino, Shinji

Osaka, Japan: Hoikusha, 1956 Revised by Ikusaku Amamiya. A book of colour photographs of aquarium fishes, written in Japanese, with species identified in Latin and English as well; the plates are also indexed in Latin and English. Green cloth with silver titling on spine and front, colour paste-down on front, illustrated end papers and title page, colour plates illustrate the first half of the book; the second half illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and diagrams, 130 pages. Book is in a stapled cardboard slipcase with wrap-around colour pastedown with illustration and titling. Light foxing to end papers, text block edge is slightly darkened. Dust jacket has light edge wear, spine slightly sunned. Slipcase is darkened with light shelf wear. This is a very handsome book, in nice condition. 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-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Complete Old English Sheepdog, The
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Complete Old English Sheepdog, The

By Smith, Christina

New York: Howell Book House/Macmillan Publishing Company The author traces the history of the Old English sheepdog from its origins as a working farm dog to its role as a popular pet. Book includes detailed, illustrated coverage of grooming, choosing a puppy, feeding and exercise to the more specialized areas of breeding and rrearing. Blue hard cover with white titling on spine, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, 176 pages. Cover has light edge wear particularly to lower edge, a black ink mark on lower text block edge. Dust jacket has light edge wear and light shelf wear. This is a handsome book. 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-/Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

New Complete Saint Bernard, The
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New Complete Saint Bernard, The

By Denlinger, Milo,Albert Heim, Mrs. Henry H. Hubble, Gerda Umlauff & Joe Stetson, Elsworth S. Howell, A.C. Merrick

New York: Howell Book House Inc. Ninth Printing. Edited and expanded by Rex Roberts and others. Book is divided into two parts. Part I is concerned with history and breeding of Saint Bernards. Part II deals with General Care and Training of the dogs. Orange hard cover with white titling and black and white photographs to front, spine and back, illustrated front end papers, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, Part I has 222 pages; Part II has 128 pages. Cover has light rubbing to some edges, a few faint marks to text block edge. This is a handsome book - 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/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.00

Moose Magic

By Smeeton, Miles

Toronto, Canada: Collins & Harvill Press, 1974 Moose Magic is the story of the beginnings of the one-hundred-sixty-acre sanctuary and game farm of Miles and Beryl Smeeton near Cochrant, Alberta, and of the first three years in the lives of two moose calves, Petruska and Peterkin and their offspring. Blue hard cover with silver titling on spine, signed by author on title page, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as charming black and white drawings of P.F. Wright, 192 pages. Cover has several pale stains near edges and spine, upper and leading text block edges have foxing spots, leading edge has some tiny spots, ink inscription on end paper, end papers lightly foxed, text is clean and tight. Dust jacket is price-clipped, has light wear to spine ends and corners, light shelf wear, but 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. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/Good+. Illus. by Wright, P.F.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

Cat on the Run
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Cat on the Run

By Guenther, Gloria

Winnipeg, Manitoba: Windflower Communications, 1991 A story about strays and streecats, for cat lovers from nine to ninety, signed by the author/illustrator. Yellow soft cover with charming line drawings, black titling, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings, 128 pages. Cover has some light shelfwear, otherwise this very attractive book is in nice condition. 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. Signed by Author/Illustrator. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Guenther, Gloria. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Alpaca Shepherd, The
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Alpaca Shepherd, The

By Safley, Michael

Hillsboro, Oregon: Northwest Alpacas, 2005 Written for both new and experienced alpaca breeders this book provides information and instruction on building fences and barns, birthing cria, and breeding. It brings together the entire process of caring for alpacas from beginning to end. Black cloth with gilt titling to spine, black and white illustrations, 297 pages. Very minor edge wear, the top of the first third of the pages is slightly rippled without any staining. Otherwise the book is in great shape. The dust jacket shows minor edge wear and is now protected in a Brodart cover. 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-/Very Good. 4to - over 9.75"-12" Tall.

$95.00

Farm & Ranch Guide 2005-2006
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Farm & Ranch Guide 2005-2006

By Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association, Inc.

2005 AOBA Farm & Ranch Guide for the United States. Starting with a few articles on keeping alpacas this guide lists all the alpaca breeders and farmers organized geographically with many full colour advertisements by the members. Light edge 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. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9.75"-12" Tall.

$12.75

Defectos Congenitos y Hereditarios En La Alpaca - Teratologia (Congenital and Hereditary Defects in Alpaca  - Teratology)
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Defectos Congenitos y Hereditarios En La Alpaca - Teratologia (Congenital and Hereditary Defects in Alpaca - Teratology)

By Sumar-Kalinowski, Julio

Peru: Consejo Nacional De Ciencia y Tecnologia, 1989 Written in Spanish, book is a study of congenital and hereditary defects in alpaca. Inscribed by the author. Colourfully illustrated white soft cover with black titling on spine and front, illustrated with colour and black and white plates, 82 pages. Cover has shelf wear and a few light creases, ink inscription on end paper, otherwise 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. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Tales of a Tracker
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Tales of a Tracker

By McLeod, Don

Saskatoon, Sask: Arrow Graphics, 1992 A collection of stories and poetry, many of which have to do with horse racing. White soft cover with black titling on front and spine, illustrated with black and white drawings, 129 pages. Cover has light shelf wear and minor edge wear, a couple of small, pale stains on front, 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.

$9.75