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    Gorilla Doctors:Saving Endangered Great Apes (Scientists in the Field Series) by Pamela S. Turner

    2005-01-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


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    Catalogue of Primates in the British Museum (Natural History) Part 1 Families Callitrichidae and Cebidae. by Napier, Prudence Hero

    London: British Museum (Natural History). 1976. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Trustees of the British Museum [Natural History] Publication Number 744. 121 pages This catalogue lists all of the specimens of New World monkeys and marmosets (superfamily Ceboidea) in the collections of the British Museum (Natural History) and is complete up to the end of 1974. . 1st thus. Softcover.


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    The sign of Babinski. A study of the evolution of cortical dominance in primates by Fulton, John F. and Allen D. Keller

    Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas, 1932. First edition. xi, 165pp. Frontispiece, folding plate, 65 text illustrations. Original cloth, dust-jacket, in publisher's shipping box. Near mint (small splits in lower corners of box lid). See GM 4583. Includes an English translation of Babinski's original description of the plantar reflex.


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    The Deluge and The Ark. A Journey into Primate Worlds by Peterson, Dale

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin Australia. 1989. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 378 pages This is the story of that marvelous journey, of one man's passion that got a little out of hand. . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    Sex & Friendship in Baboons by Smuts, Barbara Boardman

    New York: Aldine Publishing Company. Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket. 1985. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Graphs; This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine - condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is an inked "File" stamp and a previous owner's inked price on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Sex and Friendship in Baboons transcends the traditional ethological focus on sexual interactions by analyzing male-female relationships in a troop of wild baboons over a long period of time outside of the context of mating. Longterm friendships, documented over a two-year period between adult females and males, show how social interactions between members of friendly pairs differ from those of other males and females." .


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    Goma, the baby gorilla: An account of the first gorilla born in Europe by Lang, Ernst M

    Victor Gollancz, London, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Dust jacket is price clipped, and slightly chipped at the head and tail of the spine. Internally clean, free of annotation. Introduction by Gerald Durrell, illustrated with 56 black-and-white photographs – mainly full-page. A first insight, for amateur and professional is a well-adjusted delight, into the growth and behaviour of this highly developed species of animal; a delightful book for everyone – a wholly endearing diary of the first 18 months in the life of a gorilla – paraphrasing the dust jacket blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 64 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; Gorillas; Inventory No: 0272043. .


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    Primate Societies: Group Techniques of Ecological Adaptation by Hans Kummer

    Aldine Publishing, Chicago, 1973. Hardcover, 4th Printing. 8vo. 160 pages including index. Various species of primates are observed and compared as to their habits and culture. Illustrated throughout with b&w photos. A bit of shelfwear along the bottom edge and corners. Black lettering, sl worn on spine, on bluish-gray boards. Text and interior are very good.


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    The Elusive Mullet (SIGNED Limited Edition) #2 of 80 by Sanders, Joe

    Tempe: Parallel Press. Very Good. 1985. Limited Edition/ Numbered. Hardcover. Signed by Author; Hardcover. Parallel Press. Number 2 of 80 copies. Illustrated with beautiful wood engravings by Joe Sanders. Unpaginated. Binding has some blemishes on edges due to wear else Very Good condition. Deckled edge pages. The first published work from Parallel Press. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 12 pages; Signed by Author .


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    Primate Societies: Group Techniques of Ecological Adaptions by Hans Kummer

    1971-06-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


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    Cousins. Our Primate Relatives. by Dunbar, Robin and Barrett, Louise

    London: BBC Books. 2000. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 240 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    Primate Visions Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science by Haraway, Donna

    New York: Routledge. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1989. 1st American Edition; 1st Edition. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "What counts as nature in the late twentieth century - In Primate Visions historian of biology Donna Haraway builds the Primate Story our scientific understanding of apes, monkeys, and humans and explains its multicultural roots, its myths, its relation to gender and race." Chapters include: Monkeys and Monopolgy Capitalism: Primatology before World War II, Primate Colonies and the Extraction of Value, Teddy Bear Patriarchy: Taxidermy in the Garden of Eden, New York City, 1908-36, A Pilot Plant for Human Engineering: Robert Yerkes and the Yale Laboratories of Primate Biology, A semiotics of the Naturalistic Field, from C. R. Carpenter to S. A. Altmann 1930-55, Re-Instituting Western Primatology after World War II, Apes in Eden, Apes in Space, Remodeling the Human Way of Life, Metaphros in to Hardware: Harry Harlow and the Technology of Love, Women's Place Is in the Jungle, Jeanne Altmann: Time-Energy Budges of Dual Career Mothering, Linda Marie Fedigan: Models for Interventions, Adrienne Zihlman: the Paleoanthropology of Sex and Gender, Sarah Blaffer Hrdy: Investment Strategies for the Evolving Portfolio of Primate Females, Reprise: Science Fiction, Fiction of Science, and Primatology, Mira's Morning Song, Notes, Sources, Index. .


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    In Praise of Primates by Bloom, Steve

    Koenemann, Cologne, Germany, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Steve Bloom -- Photographer. foreword by Doctor Jane Goodall, introduction by Steve Bloom and acknowledgements. Photographic endpapers and all leave photographs within the text have been taken by Steve Bloom. Green coloured boards with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Photographic dustwrapper, again by Steve Bloom, with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip colour photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. A photographic essay of the primates of the world. Minor rubbing to the book corners and back strip edges. Some tape residue to the end pages. A hint of creasing to the dustwrapper edges. Full Number Line. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). [8], 9 - 240 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Steve Bloom -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; Primates; Photography; ISBN: 3829015569. ISBN/EAN: 9783829015561. Inventory No: 0123402. . 9783829015561 This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia..


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    Peacemaking Among Primates by De Waal, Frans

    Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. 1993. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine condition - a nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 294 pages . 4th Printing. Softcover.


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