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Children of the Sun: A History of Humanity's Unappeasable Appetite for Energy.
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Children of the Sun: A History of Humanity's Unappeasable Appetite for Energy.

By Alfred W. Crosby .

New York, NY W. W. Norton & Company, 2006. Hardcover First Edition (2006), so stated. First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition (2006), so stated. First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Fine DJ: The Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and clean. Virtually 'As New'.The DJ is also flawless; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. As New. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.85 x 0.85 inches). xv, 192 pages. Language: English. Weight: 13.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$39.20

Global Climate Change and Agriculture in the North (Agriculture and Food Science in Finland, Volume 5, No. 3, 1996).

By Timothy R. Carter, (Editor).

Jokioinin, Finland Agricultural Research Center of Finland, 1996. Paperback Faint crinkliness along the top edge of the text pages due to exposure to moisture (though no overt dampstaining). Else, Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the mildest rubbing to the panels; former owner's small initials and date at the upper inside front cover; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the wrapper covers. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the very mildest wear and a couple of unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 9.85 x 7 x 0.35 inches). 164 pages. Liberally illustrated with graphs, tables and numerous maps, some in color. Language: English. Weight: 13 ounces. Proceedings from an International Symposium held in Helsinki, Finland 16-17 November, 1995. Academic Press Paperback.

$34.30

Black Sun.

By Edward Abbey .

Santa Barbara, CA Capra Press, 1981. Paperback Reprint Edition (1981); no subsequent printings of this edition noted. First published in hardcover in 1971. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: slight spine lean; a hint of toning near the outside edges of the panels; the wrapper covers remain remarkably clean; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the wrapper covers. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.6 x 0.4 inches). 159 pages. Preface by the author. Language: English. Weight: 8.5 ounces. Reprint Edition (1981); no subsequent printings of this edition noted. First published in hardcover in 1971. Trade Paperback.

$11.96

The Machinery of Nature.

By Paul R. Ehrlich.

New York, NY Simon & Schuster, 1986. Hardcover First Edition (1986), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to 's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition (1986), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to 's customary practice at the time of publication. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: The Book shows faint, but pervasive foxing to the top edge of the text block and several tiny flecks to the fore-edge as well; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only minor, unobtrusive flaws. Very close to 'As New'.The DJ shows only the faintest hint of toning to the outside edges and several very faint flecks of foxing; the top edge of the inside front flap wants to curl slightly; the price is intact. Clean and intact; quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.5 x 1.15 inches). 320 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 5.7 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

A Hierarchical Concept of Ecosystems (Monographs in Population Biology, No. 23) .
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A Hierarchical Concept of Ecosystems (Monographs in Population Biology, No. 23) .

By Robert O'Neill, Donald Deangelis, J. Waide, and T.F.H. Allen.

Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press , 1986. Paperback First Edition (1986), unstated. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very slight spine lean; light wear to extremities, with a small crease at the upper corner of the front panel; mild rubbing to the panels; faint soiling to yellow-toned rear panel of the wrapper covers; former owner's name at the upper corner of the inside of the front cover; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing several minor cosmetic flaws. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.65 inches). vii, 253 pages. Language: English. Weight: 10.7 ounces. First Edition (1986), unstated.University Press Paperback.

$24.50

Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness.

By Edward Abbey .

New York, NY McGraw-Hill Publishing Company, 1968. Hardcover First Edition (1968), so stated. First Edition (1968), so stated. Very Good in Very Good DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of moderate use. The Book shows light shelving wear to the the lower extremities; mild bump to the upper corner of the rear panel; the binding is slightly cocked; a small soil spot at the upper fore-edge; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome lightly used copy, with a minor binding flaw, but tightly bound, showing very mild wear and a single cosmetic flaw. The DJ shows mild rubbing to the panels; light wear to extremities, with scant loss to rubbing at the upper corner tips and some tiny chips at the head of the backstrip; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.65 x 5.95 x 1 inches). xiv, 269 pages. Illustrated by with duotone drawings by Peter Parnall. Language: English. Weight: 19 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$284.20

Understanding Water Rights and Conflicts.

By Herbert Court Young .

Denver, CO BurgYoung Publishing, 2003. Paperback Second Edition (2003), Revised & Enlarged. The first edition was published in 1990. Second Edition (2003), Revised & Enlarged. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.25 x 5.25 x 0.75 inches). 339 pages. Language: English. Weight: 13.5 ounces. The first edition was published in 1990. Trade Paperback.

$14.70

Forest Regions of Canada.

By J.S. Rowe.

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Canada Department of Northern Affairs and Natural Resources, Forestry Branch. Paperback Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels of the heavy card wrapper covers; a small slightly sun-blanched section along the top of the front panel [does not affect the titles at all); the binding is perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a couple of minor flaws. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.7 x 6.5 x 0.3 inches). 71 pages. Fold-out Map in Pocket affixed to the inside of the rear cover. Language: English. Weight: 8 ounces. Heavy-Card Staple-Bound Wraps. Bulletin 123. Paperback: Staple-bound Wraps.

$11.96

Transport and Fate of Contaminants in the Subsurface.

By United States Environmental Protection Agency.

Cincinnati, OH United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1989. Paperback Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the mildest rubbing and very faint soiling to the wrapper covers; former owner's initials at the upper corner of the front panel. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. A handsome, very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing the mildest wear and a couple of very minor flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.95 x 8.5 x 0.35 inches). v, 148 pages. Produced by the Center for Environmental Research Information and Robert S. Karr Environmental Research Laboratory. Language: English. Weight: 13.5 ounces. Paperback.

$14.70

Planting Noah's Garden: Further Adventures in Backyard Ecology.
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Planting Noah's Garden: Further Adventures in Backyard Ecology.

By Sara B. Stein .

Boston, MA Houghton Mifflin: Frances Tennenbaum Books, 1997. Hardcover First Edition (1997); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition (1997); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows a hint of shelf-soiling along the bottom edge of the quarter cloth boards; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a single very minor flaw. Virtually 'As New'. Clean and crisp throughout. Binding is tight. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing; the price is unclipped. Overall, virtually 'As New', and could easily pass for such. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 7.25 x 1 inches). 448 pages. Language: English. Weight: 2 pound, 5 ounces.Hardback with DJ.

$24.50

Crafting Coastal Governance in a Changing World.

By Stephen Bloye Olsen, (Editor).

Narragansett, RI Coastal Resources Center, University of Rhode Island, 2003. Paperback Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; a couple of tiny spots to the rear panel; the binding is very slightly cocked off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Former owner's handsome bookplate affixed to the inside of the front cover. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a couple of very minor flaws. No longer quite pristine, but remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 7 x 0.85 inches). xii, 376 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 9.5 ounces. The Coastal Research Management Program. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps.

$63.70

Beyond Sovereign Territory: The Space of Ecopolitics.

By Thom Kuehls .

Minneapolis, MN University of Minnesota Press, 1996. Paperback First Edition (1996), unstated in accordance with UMinn's customary practice. First Edition (1996), unstated in accordance with UMinn's customary practice. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of a crease at the lower front corner; the mildest rubbing to the panels; a barely discernible smudge to the lower fore-edge. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing several very minor flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.5 inches). xvii, 168 pages. Language: English. Weight: 9.4 ounces. Borderlines Series, 4. University Press Paperback.

$15.68

Hydrological Aspects of Droughts (Proceedings of the International Symposium 3-7 December 1979, New Delhi, India) Volume I.

By G.V.K. Rao, (Chairman).

Delhi, India Indian National Committee for IHP, CSIR and Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 1979. Paperback EX-LIBRARY, showing only a short rubber-stamped indication of that fact at the inside of the front cover and seven pages early in the text show UNDERLINING AND MARGINALIA. Eles, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; the mildest rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Clearly, this copy has its flaws, but in overall appearance, remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.8 x 1.2 inches). 590 pages. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 4.3 ounces. Paperback.

$24.50

Changing by Degrees: Steps to Reduce Greenhouse Gases .

By John H. Gibbons, (Director).

Washington DC U.S. Government Printing Office, 1991. Paperback First Edition [1991], unstated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: very light wear to the extremities; some creases at the front hinge from opening the book; mild rubbing to wrapper covers and a small scuff at the outer edge of the front panel; the binding is slightly cocked off square, but remains perfeclty secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Not quite pristine, but remains close to 'As New'. Remains close to 'As New'. 4to. (10.2 x 8 x 0.8 inches). x, 354 pages. Illustrated in black & white with maps, diagrams, graphs, photographs, etc. Language: Produced by Congress of the United States Office of Technology Assessment. English. Weight: 1 pound, 15.4 ounces. First Edition [1991], unstated. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps. .

$10.98

Fate of Pollutants in the Air and Water Environments, Part 1: Mechanism of Interaction Between Environments and Mathematical Modeling and the Physical State of Pollutants.

By I. H. Suffet.

New York, NY John Wiley & Sons: Interscience , 1977. Hardcover First Edition [1977]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition [1977]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+ in Good+ DJ: The Book shows just a hint of wear to the extremities; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Not quite pristine, but remains very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows indications of moderate use: a quarter-inch chip along the head of the backstrip; else moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; unclipped. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.4 x 1.25 inches). xx, 484 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 13.5 ounces. Advances in Environmental Science and Technology Series, Volume 8. Hardback with DJ.

$19.60

Man and the Waters of the Upper Ohio Basin.

By C.A. Tryon and M.A. Shapiro, (Editors).

Pittsburgh, PA Pymatuning Laboratory of Field Biology, 1956. Hardcover First Edition [1956], unstated. Very Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: mild rubbing to blue cloth over boards, a little scuffing at the rear panel. The title has been printed in ink at backstrip, which had been devoid of titles. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses. notations, marks, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Not quite pristine, but remains very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.25 x 8.7 x 0.45 inches). 100 pages. Weight: 1 pound, 2.8 ounces. A Symposium held at Linesville, Pennsylvania, under the joint auspices of the Pymatuning Laboratory of Field Biology, Dept. of Biological Sciences, The College, and the Dept. of Public Health Practice, The Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh. First Edition [1956], unstated. Hardback: Lacks DJ, but may be as issued.

$19.60

The Historical Ecology Handbook: A Restorationist's Guide To Reference Ecosystems.
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The Historical Ecology Handbook: A Restorationist's Guide To Reference Ecosystems.

By Dave Egan and Evelyn A. Howell, (Editors).

Washington DC Island Press, 2001. Paperback First Edition Thus 2001]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. First Edition Thus 2001]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use, but there is a bit of superficial scuffing at the upper outside edge of the rear panel and very mild overall rubbing to wrapper covers; the text pages have a faint 'crinkliness' to them, no doubt due to some sort of exposure to moisture, but there is no other evidence of such (no dampstaining, no mildew odor,etc.); the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses. notations, marks, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Slightly flawed, but remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 5.9 x 1 inches). xix, 457 pages. Foreward by Curt Meine, Society for Ecological Restoration. Weight: 1 pound, 6.6 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$29.40

The Deluge and the Ark: A Journey into Primate Worlds.
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The Deluge and the Ark: A Journey into Primate Worlds.

By Dale Peterson.

New York, NY Hearst Corporation: Avon , 1991. Paperback First Edition Thus [1961]; First Printing indicated. First Edition Thus [1961]; First Printing indicated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; the pages have tanned slightly, due to aging; the binding leans very slightly, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Shows several minor flaws, but remainse a handsome copy: clean and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xviii, 378 pages. Foreward by Jane Goodall. Trade Paperback.

$3.53

The Crowded Greenhouse: Population, Climate Change and Creating a Sustainable World.
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The Crowded Greenhouse: Population, Climate Change and Creating a Sustainable World.

By John Firor and Judith E. Jacobsen.

New Haven, CT Yale University Press, 2002. Hardcover First Edition [2002]; First Printing indicated. SIGNED BY ONE OF THE AUTHORS, JUDITH E. JACOBSEN. First Edition [2002]; First Printing indicated. Fine in Veryi Near Fine DJ: The Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing; unclipped. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xiii, 237 pages. Hardback with DJ. SIGNED BY ONE OF THE AUTHORS.

$9.41

The Elder Brothers: A Lost South American People and Their Message about the Fate of the Earth.

By Alan Ereira .

New York, NY Alfred A. Knopf: Borzoi Bks, 1992. Hardcover First Edition USA [1992], so stated. First Edition USA [1992], so stated. Very Good+ in Very Near Fine DJ: Book shows indications of careful use: the top edge shows some very faint stains and even fainter dusting; the bottom edge of the boards show mild shelf-rubbing; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The DJ shows only mild rubbing; else flawless; price intact; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. x, 243 pages. Hardback with DJ.

$44.10

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