Conservation

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Cache Lake Country

Cache Lake Country

by John J Rowlands

 A record of life in the great North Woods, which provides nature lovers with an abundance of information on woodcraft and the outdoors.
Encounters With the Archdruid

Encounters With the Archdruid

by John McPhee

Encounters with the Archdruid is a narrative nonfiction book by author John McPhee. The book is split into three parts, each covering environmentalist David Brower's confrontations with his ideological enemies. The book chronicles his struggles against miners, developers and finally the United States Bureau of Reclamation. McPhee blurs traditional journalism, the reporting of facts and accounting of events, with thematic elements more common to fiction. Throughout the work is devised to the contrasting... Read more
Wild Life Of Britain

Wild Life Of Britain

by F Fraser Darling

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Our Stolen Future

Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; Myers, John Peterson Colborn

Hemp Today

Hemp Today

by Ed Rosenthal

Wilderness Bill Of Rights

Wilderness Bill Of Rights

by William O Douglas

Wild Heritage

Wild Heritage

by Sally Carrighar

The Late Great Lakes

The Late Great Lakes

by William Ashworth

Beasts In My Bed

Beasts In My Bed

by Jacquie Durrell

Battle For the Wilderness

Battle For the Wilderness

by Michael Frome

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

by Susan R Schrepfer

Life On Earth - a Natural History

Life On Earth - a Natural History

by David Attenborough

The World Is Burning

The World Is Burning

by Alex Shoumatoff

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Limits To Growth

by Donella H Meadows

No cover image available

A Field Guide To Rocky Mountain Flowers

by John J, Frank C Craighead, Jr, and Ray J Davis Craighead

No cover image available

The Use Of Land

by Rockefeller Brothers Foundation Staff

No cover image available

Iron Artifacts

by Shyam Narain and Kamal K Jain

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Trashing the Planet

by Dixy Lee; Guzzo, Louis R Ray

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Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne Colborn

Conservation Books & Ephemera

Results of an Examination of Syrian Molluscan Fossils, Chiefly from the Range of Mount Lebanon, with Six Plates. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Vol. X, No. 3

Results of an Examination of Syrian Molluscan Fossils, Chiefly from the Range of Mount Lebanon, with Six Plates. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Vol. X, No. 3

by Hamlin, Charles E

Cambridge MA: Printed for the Museum, April, 1884. Illustrated by 6 b&w plates and tissue guards with descriptive letterpress. First edition. Green printed wrappers, unopened. 4to. pp. [12 leaves of plates and tissues]. About Very Good. Chipped, soiled covers short tears, nick to top edge of first two signatures, faint curved fold line to last three plates and tissues. Hamlin was a 'payroll paleontologist' at the Museum and undergraduate instructor in physical geography and structural geology... Read more
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$50.00
Abstract of a Memoir on "BIOLOGICAL RELATIONS OF THE JURASSIC AMMONITES". From the Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, Vol. 17, Dec 16, 1874

Abstract of a Memoir on "BIOLOGICAL RELATIONS OF THE JURASSIC AMMONITES". From the Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, Vol. 17, Dec 16, 1874

by Hyatt, A. (Alpheus) 1838-1902

[Boston]: [BSNH], 1875. Offprint edition. Green stitched wraps. Inscribed by "with the compliments of A. Hyatt" on cover. 8vo. pp. [ii], 236-241. Good. Copy of W. E. Schevill (ink number and name on cover; ink signature first page), faint vertical creases, archival repairs to rear cover. Hyatt was also curator of the Society, as well a professor of zoology and paleontology at MIT, then BU and a student of L. Aggasiz..
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$25.00
St. Lawrence Islands National Park

St. Lawrence Islands National Park

by Ross, Don

Vancouver, BC: Douglas & McIntyre Ltd., 1983 First printing in trade paperback. 136 pp. Maps, photographs, reading list, index. Curl to covers, Parks Canada stamp on top edge. Very Good.. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good. BW13-1.
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$10.95
Fight for the Tiger: One Man's Fight to Save the Wild Tiger from Extinction

Fight for the Tiger: One Man's Fight to Save the Wild Tiger from Extinction

by Day, Michael

London: Headline Book Publishing, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Good/very good. Blue hardcover 1st in jacket. Signed and dated without inscription by the author on the front free-endpaper in blue ink. A good only copy with heavy wear at the spine ends, a hard bump to the bottom of the front board and a light upward cocking to the bind. Binding is solid but rear hinge is starting to crack. Pages are clean and unmarked. Unclipped dustjacket is much better - very good, bright and attractive,... Read more
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$20.00
Islands of Hope

Islands of Hope

by Manning, Phillip

Winston Salem, North Carolina: John F. Blair, Publisher, 1999. BY3 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and crease on some edges and corners, light scuffing and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has wrinkling on the spine edges and gutter edges, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book was signed and inscribed by the author to previous owner "For Theerstan - Best wishes. Phillip Manning 10/3/99" on the title page. Lessons from North America's Great Wildlife... Read more
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$10.00
Andy Russell's Adventures With Wild Animals.

Andy Russell's Adventures With Wild Animals.

by Russell, Andy. SIGNED COPY

Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers Ltd., 1977 First edition in hardcover with dust jacket. 183 pp. Photographs. Dust jacket is price clipped otherwise Fine/Fine.. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Harry Savage. BW13-7.
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$24.95
Dangerous Wildlife in the Mid-Atlantic: A Guide to Safe Encounters at Home and in the Wild

Dangerous Wildlife in the Mid-Atlantic: A Guide to Safe Encounters at Home and in the Wild

by Bachleda, F. Lynne

Trade paperback, new. First edition, first printing. Illustrated with B&W, color photos, graphs. Indexed. 205 pages.
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$12.00
NORTH AMERICAN BIRDS EGGS.

NORTH AMERICAN BIRDS EGGS.

by Reed, Chester A. Albert 1876-1912

New York: Doubleday, Page & Co. (A.M.Eddy, Albion), 1904. Illustrated by Color frontis and title, b/w photos and margin line-drawings throughout. First edition. Original tan buckram rebound in teal cloth retaining original color pictorial pastedown and topboard print, gloss paper, new headbands end sheets and Dodin marbled endpapers. 8vo. pp. [xii], 356. Index. Near Fine/No jacket. New binding with gift inscription, light overall page toning internally. Reed popularized ornithology as a hobby and... Read more
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$65.00
A Species of Eternity

A Species of Eternity

by Kastner, Joseph

Alfred A. Knopf, 1977-01-01. Hardcover. fine/fine. 1977 Hardcover 1st Edition. Very light shelf wear to DJ.Pages clean & unmarked.
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$24.95
Common Wild Animals and Their Young

Common Wild Animals and Their Young

by Vandivert, Rita

Paperback, Good condition. First printing. Illustrated with 127 photos by William Vandivert and 30 line drawings by Carl Burger. Pen mark on back cover, light edgewear; otherwise clean and tight. 126 pages.
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$9.00
Botany (Series: Thresholds of Science Series.)

Botany (Series: Thresholds of Science Series.)

by Brucker, E

New York: Doubleday Page & Co 1914. (Hardcover) 185pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Illustrated tan cloth. Illustrations, index. The dust jacket has a shallow 3-inch chip to the front panel with a few small chips and closed tears and there is the beginning of a crack in the text block at p.127. "Someone has said that if we were occasional visitors to the earth, we would never come without a guidebook to the wonders and beauties of tree, and flower, and shrub. This book would... Read more
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$36.75
The Short-Eared Owl at Churchill, Manitoba. in the Ontario Field Biologist May, 1955

The Short-Eared Owl at Churchill, Manitoba. in the Ontario Field Biologist May, 1955

by Foster, Bristol

Toronto: The Toronto Field Biologist's Club., 1955 Stapled paper covers. 29 pp. Illustrations, figures, tables. Clean vertical crease to front cover, minor wear. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Box 82.
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$9.95
Species Diversity in Ecological Communities; Historical and Geographical Perspectives

Species Diversity in Ecological Communities; Historical and Geographical Perspectives

by Ricklefs, Robert E. (editors) (With Dolph Schluter.)

Chicago: University of Chicago Press [0-226-71823-9] 1993. (4to paperback) Very good. 414pp. Graphs, notes, illustrations, tables, maps, appendices, bibliography, index. The spine is lightly faded and the bottom edge is lightly soiled. (Natural History, Ecology, Natural History).
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$52.50
Age and Growth of the Red Mullet (Mullus Barbatus L.) in Israel Waters 1953-1955. Bulletin No. 12 The Sea Fisheries Research Station, The.

Age and Growth of the Red Mullet (Mullus Barbatus L.) in Israel Waters 1953-1955. Bulletin No. 12 The Sea Fisheries Research Station, The.

by Gottlieb, E

Haifa, Israel: Printed at the Government Printing Press, June 1956. Illustrated by 11 figures on 2 plates and in text (6 otoliths with annulus), 4 tables. First edition. State of Israel. Ministry of Agriculture, Division of Fisheries. Stapled wraps, green printed card cover. 8vo (23.5cm). pp. 20. Appendix, References. Very Good-. Toned cover, old vertical dampstain line near spine throughout. Appendix: Description of the Prelagic Post-Larvae with figure 11 line drawing. Rear cover ad for first 12... Read more
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$15.00
Ecosystem Management Applications for Sustainable Forest and Wildlife Resources

Ecosystem Management Applications for Sustainable Forest and Wildlife Resources

by Boyce, Mark S. And Alan Haney. Editors

New Haven: Yale University Press., 1997 First edition in hardcover with dust jacket. 361 pp. Figures (one fold-out), tables, photographs, lists of literature cited, index. Jacket has light sunning to spine, minor wear. Fine/Very Good.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. BW11-8.
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$24.95
Flowers and Ferns of Muir Woods (and) Muir Woods (pamphlet) (and) pressed fern.

Flowers and Ferns of Muir Woods (and) Muir Woods (pamphlet) (and) pressed fern.

by Smith, Gladys L. (and) US Dept. of the Interior

California: Muir Woods Natural History Assn. (and) GPO (and) Muir Woods specimen, 1963 (and) 1967 (and) ?. Illustrated by drawings by Jeanne R. Janish, 12 cameo color shots, frontis map (and) b/w photographs and maps (and) real pressed fern. 3 volumes. Stapled pictorial wraps (and) 4-fold pamphlet. 8vo (and) 24x51cm folded to 21x10,5cm (and) 15x4cm. pp. 32, Index; [2]; fern. all Very Good. Price sticker remnant on cover of stapled wraps with light toning to first and last pages; pamphlet has top sun... Read more
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$20.00
Four-Legged Australians; Adventures with Animals and Men in Australia

Four-Legged Australians; Adventures with Animals and Men in Australia

by Grzimek, Bernhard

Collins, London, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 312 pp., translated by J. Maxwell Brownjohn, bibliography, index. Illustrated endpapers, by stamps which have a natural history theme. Throughout the text there are 13 sketch and distribution maps,1 double-paged, along with 15 coloured and 49 black and white photographs (many double-page). 62 of the photographs were taken especially for the author by Alan Root. Light blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the... Read more
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AU$20.02
Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

by Roughley, T.C. (Theodore Cleveland)

Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1943. Gilt title on green cloth boards which are unmarked with just a hint of wear to corner tips. Internally very clean, tight and unmarked. SIGNED BY AUTHOR with inscription to 'Surgeon Lieut. G. D. Cliff' and dated Feb. 13th 1945 on half-title page. 282 pages. 44 illustrations. Theodore Cleveland Roughley (1888-1961) was a zoologist and author. A1D. Signed by Author. First. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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£12.00
Fire Ecology in Resource Management. Workshop Proceedings

Fire Ecology in Resource Management. Workshop Proceedings

by Dube, D.E. Compiler

Edmonton, Alberta: Northern Forest Research Centre., 1978 First printing in large paper covers. Ex-library copy. 111 pp. Map, footnotes, references. Small label taped over on the bottom corner of the front cover at spine. Pocket residue on rear of front cover, stamp on title page, stamps to rear endpaper and back of rear cover, small split to top of spine, light wear to covers. Contents fine. Good.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Good. BG1-4 Middle Pile.
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$34.95
Travels and Traditions of Waterfowl

Travels and Traditions of Waterfowl

by Hochbaum, H. Albert

Minneapolis: The University of Minnesota Press, 1967. Paperback. Used: Very Good. Paperback in Very Good condition. Second printing, 1956. The flights and habits of the wild ducks, geese and swans of North America.
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$10.00
Nipika: A Story of Radium Hot Springs

Nipika: A Story of Radium Hot Springs

by Zieroth, Dale

Ottawa: Parks Canada., 1978 First printing in stapled paper covers. 36 pp. Illustrations. Some minor creasing to the top corners at front. Very Good.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Box 71.
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$14.95
Seas of Earth. An Annotated Bibliography of Saskatchewan Literature as It Relates to the Environment

Seas of Earth. An Annotated Bibliography of Saskatchewan Literature as It Relates to the Environment

by Robinson, Jill M

Regina: Canadian Plains Research Center/University of Regina., 1977 First printing in trade paperback. From the library of author Dixon Thompson with his signature on the front cover and on front endpaper. 139 pp. Photographs, bibliography, index. Some rubbing to covers. Very Good.. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good. BW4-11.
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$11.95
Birds of Eastern Canada

Birds of Eastern Canada

by Taverner, P A

Ottawa: Canada -Department of Mines; Geological Survey. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Rebound. Some scattered foxing. 1919. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. 260mm x 170mm (10" x 7"). 297pp. 50 colour plates. Memoir 104. No. 3, Biological Series. .
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£30.00
Alberta Public Lands

Alberta Public Lands

Edmonton, Alberta: Alberta Forestry, Lands and Wildlife., 1988 First printing in large stapled paper covers. 42 pp. Photographs, map, table. Minor wear to covers. Very Good.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. BG1-5 Right BC1-10 Left.
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$24.95
Life on Earth

Life on Earth

by David Attenborough

London: Collins, 1981. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
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£7.00