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VETS MIGHT FLY

by JAMES HERRIOT

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Published
1976
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Near Fine
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First, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780718115128
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$53.04

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This is a first edition, first printing, of Vets Might Fly, the fifth of eight books written by the Scottish veterinarian James Herriot (1916-1995). Herriot famously chronicled his life as a veterinary surgeon in the Yorkshire Dales and his books became the movie and two tv series All Creatures Great and Small. This copy is in superb… Read more
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HOW TO SPEAK DOG: MASTERING DOG-HUMAN COMMUNICATION

by Stanley Coren

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780684865348
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$24.48

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This is a first edition (2000) of How to Speak Dog: Mastering the Art of Dog-Human Communication, written by the Canadian psychologist and renowned dog expert Stanley Coren. With the help of dozens of illustrations, it tells you how to communicate with your dog, what your dog is saying or trying to say, and how you can use… Read more
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THE COLLECTED RUDYARD KIPLING, ILLUSTRATED

by RUDYARD KIPLING

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780517347980
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$32.64

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This is a first edition of The Collected Rudyard Kipling, Illustrated, published by Avenel in 1982. It is 1000 pages, and includes his best-known works: Captains Courageous, Kim, The Jungle Books, Just So Stories for Little Children, Puck of Pook's Hill, Stalky & Co., and Plain Tales from the Hills. It then adds 11 short stories. See photo… Read more
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EVERY LIVING THING

by JAMES HERRIOT

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780771040856
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$48.96

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This is a first edition of Every Living Thing, by the Scottish veterinarian James Herriot (1916-1995). Herriot famously chronicled his life as a veterinary surgeon in the Yorkshire Dales and his books became the movie and two tv series All Creatures Great and Small. There were eight books in the series; this is the last, published in… Read more
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THE BEST OF JAMES HERRIOT

by JAMES HERRIOT

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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$44.88

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This is a pristine copy of The Best of James Herriot, Favourite Memories of a Country Vet, published by Reader's Digest (UK) and St Martin's in 1982. This is Herriot's own selection from his original books, with additional material by Reader's Digest editors. See photo of Contents. It is loaded with photos and illustrations, mostly in sepiatone but there… Read more
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THE WHALERS

by A.B.C. Whipple

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Published
1978
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780809426720
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$20.40

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From 1978 to 1981, Time-Life Books published a series called The Seafarers. It was 22 volumes, all written by experts in their fields, on different aspects of maritime history. All are 175-185 pages, all bound in thick black leatherette, all beautifully illustrated with drawings, paintings and photographs. Of the 22, I have 16 left (the list is… Read more
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ELEPHANTS & OTHER LAND GIANTS

by Time-Life

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780913948057
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$16.32

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This is a companion book to the Time-Life TV Series Wild, Wild World of Animals. This one is Elephants & Other Land Giants: African and Asiatic Elephants, Hippopotamuses, Giraffes, Rhonoceroses, Big Birds and Giant Reptiles. 128 pages, including loads of photos. Well-reviewed. Never Read but there is an attractive bookplate at the front and some waving to the first few pages. Otherwise… Read more
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EQUINOX SCIENCE MAGAZINE: WHO'S FIT, WHO'S FAT?

by EQUINOX MAGAZINE

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
JUNE
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$12.24

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Equinox was a high-end magazine that ran investigative articles about science and culture. It published from 1981-2000. June 1995: 100 Pages. See Table of Contents ScanUnread. No Label, no barcode. Pristine NOTE: My quoted price for shipping OUTSIDE of North America is for surface mail without tracking. For other shipping options, please contact me.
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EQUINOX SCIENCE MAGAZINE: BEAVERS, ASTRONAUT CHRIS HADFIELD

by Equinox Magazine

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
OCTOBER
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Equinox was a high-end magazine that ran investigative articles about science and culture. It published from 1981-2000. October 1995: See Table of Contents Scan 128 Pages. Pristine Condition. Unread. No Label, no barcode. NOTE: My quoted price for shipping OUTSIDE of North America is for surface mail without tracking. For other shipping options, please contact me.
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THE DOGS WE LOVE

by Country Living Magazine

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Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
Special Issue
ISBN
9780748206499
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$16.32

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In The Dogs We Love, the editors of Country Living look inside the hearts and minds of our furry friends for new insights about their behavior. The book also offers tips on what foods dogs should eat, and avoid, how to travel with your canine companion, and the best way to care for them, from playtime… Read more
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CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC: FACE TO FACE WITH GRIZZLIES

by CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780566988841
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Canadian Geographic is a high-end magazine published by The Royal Canadian Geographical Society.March/April 2001 100 Pages. See Table of Contents Scan Unread. No Label. Pristine
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VANITY FAIR - EMMA STONE

by VANITY FAIR

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
August
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$32.64

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Vanity Fair August 2011 Cover: Emma Stone See Table of Contents Scans 148 Pages Excellent condition. Minor wear.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

by KENNETH GRAHAME

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781552670040
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The Wind in the Willows is a 1908 children's novel by Scottish novelist Kenneth Grahame (1859-1932). Alternately slow-moving and fast-paced, it focuses on four animals: Mole, Rat (a European water vole), Toad, and Badger, in a pastoral version of Edwardian England. The novel is notable for its mixture of mysticism, adventure, morality, and camaraderie, and celebrated for its evocation of… Read more
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THE INTELLIGENCE OF DOGS

by STANLEY COREN

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Published
1995
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Fine
ISBN
9780747247845
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The Intelligence of Dogs is an international best-seller written by the Canadian psychologist and dog expert Stanley Coren. It is a wise and witty guide to the thoughts, emotions and inner lives of dogs, and helps you to better understand and train your dog. It was published in 1994 then, in trade paperback, in 1995. This is a copy of… Read more
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JACK LONDON: NOVELS & STORIES

by JACK LONDON

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780940450059
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$40.80

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This is a second printing of the classics series published by Library of America. It is a collection of the works of the great American writer Jack London (1876-1916). It is London's three most famous novels: White Fang, Call of the Wild and The Sea-Wolf, plus 13 short stories. 1020 pages, including notes and maps (by the Canadian… Read more
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THE JUNGLE BOOK, THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK, JUST SO STORIES, PUCK OF POOK's HILL, KIM

by RUDYARD KIPLING

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US
ISBN
9780671086220
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$32.64

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This is a collection of 5 novels by the great English writer Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936). It includes his most famous novels: Jungle Books 1 and 2, Just So Stories, Puck of Pook's Hill, and Kim. 670 pages. This copy has an unclipped dust jacket. The paper has darkened but the book is otherwise in superb condition. NOTE: My quoted price for shipping OUTSIDE… Read more
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TREASURY OF GREAT DOG STORIES

by Roger Caras

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780883657645
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$16.32

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This is a collection of other writers' dog stories--Jack London, Mark Twain, Zane Grey, Booth Tarkington...30 stories about dogs, plus an introduction by Caras. This copy is unread, but there is a dedication to 3 dogs written on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is perfect except for fading to the lower 2" (see photo) and the spine. The book… Read more
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RING OF BRIGHT WATER

by Gavin Maxwell

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Published
1960
Condition
Fine
Edition
First, 1st Printing
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$40.80

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This is a first edition, and first printing, of Ring of Bright Water, the famous book by Gavin Maxwell, first published in 1960. It is about Maxwell's life in a remote house in coastal Scotland where he kept several wild otters as pets. It is considered a literary masterpiece, has been made into a film, and has sold at least 2… Read more
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THE ATLANTIC: PLAYING GOD WITH ENDANGERED SPECIES

by Atlantic Monthly

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
January
ISBN
9780092810205
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$12.24

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Why We Shouldn't Try to Save Endangered SpeciesCorrupt American Accounting Firms Should Suburbs Be Designed? See Table of Contents Scan 122 Pages Excellent Condition: Minor Wear at Edges
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THE WORLD OF THE HORSE

by Judith Campbell

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780706404647
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$24.48

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This is a first edition of The World of Horses, by the English equestrian and horse expert Judith Campbell. According to the dust jacket, it takes the reader through the glamorous world of horses, from Arabia to the American West, from show-jumping to racing and polo. It explores the personalities of horses and horsemen, the challenges… Read more
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