Zoology from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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image of Musk Rat - Musquash, Old_Young, Plate XIII (from Audubon's Quadropeds)

Musk Rat - Musquash, Old & Young, Plate XIII (from Audubon's Quadropeds)

by John James Audubon

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
c. 1854
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Plate is derived from Audubon's The Quadrupeds of North America, Vol. 1, 1854. Hand-colored by J. Lawrence. 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches.
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image of An Introduction to the Mammalia, Chiefly with reference to the principal families not described at length in the former volumes.

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Half green morocco with gilt rule over marbled boards and gilt decoration and particulars to spine, as well as a brown leather label to spine with gilt particulars. Marbled endpapers; top edge gilt. All hand-colored hors texte plates are present. Part of the Naturalist's Library, this being volume XIII. General wear to boards (see image); foxing to beginning and end… Read more
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$135.00
image of The Natural History of Bees. Comprehending the Uses and Economical Management of the British and Foriegn Honey-Bee; Together with the Known Wild Species,

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Green morocco over marbled boards with gilt rule to boards; gilt particulars and red morocco label to spine--spine is labeled incorrectly as issued by publisher: "Entomology 39, Butterflies," but this is actually Entomology 6, Honey-Bees. Marbled endpapers; top edge gilt. Hand-colored hors texte plates throughout; title page states there are 36 plates when in actuality there are 33 in all… Read more
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$200.00
image of The Ocean World

The Ocean World

by Jacques Cousteau

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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Signed by author. White cloth binding with grey debossed lettering. 385 illustrations, including 361 plates in full color. 18 chapters including a glossary, bibliography, index, and photograph credits. 446 p. 10 x 12 inches.
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$250.00
image of Magic Beaneath the Seas. An underwater photograpic journey.

Magic Beaneath the Seas. An underwater photograpic journey.

by Steven Kovacs

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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$140.00

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Boynton Beach, Florida: NGFL Publishing, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2007. Pictorial boards with pictorial dust jacket. Small chip to front cover of dust jacket affecting image (please see image). Photographic endpapers. Inscription to previous owner from author to title page. A very nice clean copy without further markings. ; 4to ;… Read more
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image of The Monkey. One of only sixty copies. Signed.

The Monkey. One of only sixty copies. Signed.

by Thomas Browne Cornell with an essay by Thomas H Huxley

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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$2,050.00

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Apiary Press. Very Good. 1959. One of sixty copies; this being the "Artist's Copy" signed, and additionally inscribed to a patron. Arnold's handmade collotype paper. Greek-keyed grained brown morocco; four raised bands; gilt monkeys' heads to spine compartments. Fine binding. Unpaginated. Ten copper & zinc etchings together with etched vignettes at half-title, title & colophon.… Read more
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