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Natural History & Nature

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1 Alan Pistorius The Country Journal Book of Birding and Bird Attraction
New York W. W. Norton 1981 0393014932 / 9780393014938 1st Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
ExLibrary with few marks. Whited out library marks to title pages, library name stamp to top edge. Otherwise clean. Minor cover and edge wear. 274 pages 
Price: 5.00 USD

2 Bill Riviere The L. L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors
New York Random House 1981 0394519280 / 9780394519289 1st Hard Cover Fine Very Good Hard Cover 
Clean throughout. DJ with slight rubbing and edge wear.. 2nd printing. 299 pages. 
Price: 5.00 USD

3 Bull, Charles Livingston Under The Roof of the Jungle: A Book of Animal Life in the Guiana Wilds
London Duckworth & Company 1911 Hard Cover Fair No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Weakness to hinges and binding. Split near frontis/title page. Frontis tissue still intact. Penciled name to half title page and price in pencil to blank page before. Text and plates clean and pages otherwise intact with age toning, a few light smudges, and edge wear. Small bookshop label to rear endpapers (Brentano's, Paris). Decorative pictorial endpapers (jungle scene) otherwise clean. 271 pages. 
Price: 125.00 USD

4 Butcher, Devereux Seeing America's Wildlife in Our National Refuges
New York The Devin-Adair Company 1955 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Penciled price to front blank endpage. Otherwise unmarked with clean text and images. Pages intact with some wrinkle, and some bent corners. 338 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD

5 C. J. R. Robertson Birds in New Zealand
Wellington New Zealand Reed Tourist Library 1974 0589008706 / 9780589008703 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Price and some writing to feps. Text clean otherwise and pages intact. Beige cloth cover with light soiling and minimal wear. 135 pages. 
Price: 11.73 USD

6 Charles S. Newhall The Trees and The Shrubs of North-Eastern America
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1911 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Owner name and date in pen. Dealer pencil price mark. 
Price: 75.00 USD

7 Charles S. Newhall The Vines of North-Eastern America
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1897 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Two volumes in one. ExLibrary. Dealer pencil price mark and sticker. 
Price: 75.00 USD

8 Couffer, Jack, and Couffer, Mike Salt Marsh Summer
New York Putnam 1978 0399206450 / 9780399206450 Hard Cover Very Good Good Hard Cover Signed by Author
Signed by author. Very good book with edge wear and creases to the Jacket. Inscribed and signed by both authors. DJ clipped. Protected in mylar. 
Price: 10.08 USD

9 De Kay, James E. Zoology of New York, or the New-York Fauna; comprising detailed descriptions of all the animals hitherto observed within the state of New-York, with brief notices of those occasionally found near its borders, and accompanied by appropriate illustrations. Part II: Birds
Albany Printed by Carroll and Cook 1844 1st Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
General weakness to sewn binding. One plate detached (#1) and one section (plates #16-22) detached. Looseness to some other sections. Foxing/discoloration to some plates (notably #'s 1, 65, 75, 98 and 125). A scarce and very seminal work, this is one of only 300 colored copies produced. Complete copies are becoming more scarce as the books are broken up for the individual plates. Please see images. Images of all plates are available as a slideshow - please email me for the slideshow url. 380 pages plus 141 full page hand colored plates. 
Price: 1975.00 USD

10 Ditmars, Raymond L. Snakes of the World
New York Macmillan 1932 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Pages intact w/smudging to edges and title pages. Nameplate inside. Text/plates otherwise clean. Cover/binding intact but worn/soiled, spine faded w/wear/bumps. 2nd printing. 7-4 
Price: 20.74 USD

11 Dorothy Hargreaves, Bob Hargreaves Hawaii Blossoms
Kailua HI Hargreaves Company, Inc 1958 Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Soft Cover 
Clean with no writing. Cover with slight wear. Nice color illustrations. 62 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD

12 Dorothy Hargreaves, Bob Hargreaves Tropical Trees of Hawaii
Kailua HI Hargreaves Company, Inc 1964 1st Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Soft Cover 
Clean with no writing. Cover with slight rubbing and corner wear. Nice color illustrations. 1st printing. 64 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD

13 Dorothy Hargreaves, Bob Hargreaves Tropical Trees of the Pacific
Kailua HI Hargreaves Company, Inc 1970 Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Soft Cover 
Clean with no writing. Cover with slight wear. Nice color illustrations. 64 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD

14 Edward Maltby Waterlogged Wealth: Why Waste the World's Wet Places
London Earthscan Publications 1986-04 0905347633 / 9780905347639 Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Soft Cover 
Cover with some edge wear. Smudge where pencil price was erased inside. 
Price: 3.22 USD

15 Euell Gibbons Stalking the Good Life: My Love Affair with Nature
New York David McKay Company, Inc. 1971 Hard Cover Very Good Good Hard Cover 
Clean and unmarked throughout interior. Pages, binding and cover intact and tight. DJ with some rubbing and edge wear. Second printing (1971). 247 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD

16 Ewers, Hanns Heinz The Ant People
New York Dodd, Mead, and Company 1927 1st Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Owner name and nameplate to front endpaper. Endpapers with slight marks and spotting. Text clean and pages intact with some edge wear, edge smudges and age toning. Red cloth cover intact with some rubbing and edgewear. Some bumps. All lettering intact and legible. Binding tight. 323 pages. 
Price: 18.97 USD

17 F. Corinne Kutsenkow, Florence Carr Randall, James J. Jones Voices of Earth Man's Environment: California State Series
Sacramento CA California State Dept. of Education 1971 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Discarded library with minimal marks and stamps. Intact and nice, otherwise Very Good. 107 pages 
Price: 11.52 USD

18 Frances Pitt Wild Animals in Britain
London B. T. Batsford 1944 2nd Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Text, illustrations and pages clean and intact. Penciled price to first blank page. Red cover intact with some fading and wear to spine. Boards with light bend/curve. 120 pages. 
Price: 10.13 USD

19 George Bentham, J. D. Hooker; W. H. Fitch, W. G. Smith Handbook of the British Flora: A Description of the Flowering Plants and Ferns Indigenous to, or Naturalized in, the British Isles; and Illustrations of the British Flora: A Series of Wood Engravings with Dissections of British Plants (Two Volume Set,
London Lovell Reed & Co., Limited 1908 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
1908 editions of these companion volumes. Both clean and intact with penciled prices inside. Pages with light aging and edgewear. Covers clean and intact with minimal wear, some light scuffs. 584 and 347 pages. 
Price: 55.00 USD

20 Gibson, Willliam Hamilton Eye Spy, Afield with Nature Among Flowers and Animate Things
New York Harper & Brothers 1897 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Ex-library with library marks and stamps to endpapers, title page and a couple of other front pages. Minor smudges and stains to a few pages. Text and illustrations clean otherwise. Decorative cloth cover intact with some rubbing, edge/corner wear, and moderate stains/discoloring to the edges. Hinges intact but weak, and rear hinge worn with some wear through to cloth and rear endpapers here. 264 pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD

21 Grayson, David The Countryman's Year
Frederick CO Renaissance House 1986 0939650479 / 9780939650477 Trade Paperback Very Good No Dust Jacket Trade Paperback 
Text clean and pages intact throughout, with some edge wear and age spotting to ages. Owner name and name label to front endpaper. Cover with edge wear, light spots and rubbing. Spine titling fully legible, front lettering less so. 270 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD

22 Ken Preston-Mafham Grasshoppers and Mantids of the World
New York Facts On File 1990 0816022984 / 9780816022984 Hard Cover Good Very Good Hard Cover 
Ex Library with stamps and stickers to endpapers, beginning pages. Binding cracked and separated at rear hinge. Text otherwise clean with sharp photographs and intact pages. DJ intact with label to spine and edgewear, in mylar protector. 
Price: 3.00 USD

23 Krott, Peter Bears in the Family
New York EP Dutton 1964 Hard Cover Good Good Hard Cover 
Ex Library with discard stamps, removed rear endpaper, call numbers and stamp to edges. Pages intact & clean w/some wear. DJ wrinkled & used but intact, in mylar. 144 page 
Price: 5.00 USD

24 Long, William J., illustrated by Charles Copeland Northern Trails: Some Studies of Animal Life in the Far North
Boston Ginn & Company 1905 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Text and pages clean and intact throughout. Page edges with some smudging and edgewear. Illustrated Green cloth cover intact and bright, with black and gold titles and image. Cover with edge wear and rubbing. 390 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD

25 Ludlow Griscom Modern Bird Study
Cambridge MA Harvard University Press 1945 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Name on pastedown in pencil has been erased. Text clean and pages intact. Blue cloth cover with some rubbing and edge wear. 2nd printing. 190 pages. 
Price: 7.50 USD

26 Mabie, Hamilton Wright A Child of Nature
New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1901 Hard Cover Good Good Hard Cover 
Text clean and unmarked. Pages with decorative green border illustrations. Nice full page plates. Some age toning and edge wear to pages. Frontis detached but present. Dust jacket quite edgeworn and age spotted/soiled. 127 pages. 
Price: 19.83 USD

27 McKenna, Virginia, and Travers, Bill On Playing with Lions
New York Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1966 Hard Cover Good Good Hard Cover 
Ex-Library. Discard stamps and tape marks/residue present. Text and pages otherwise clean. Dust jacket clean with some wrinkles, a few small holes with a library sticker on spine. Second printing. Please see image. 124 pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD

28 National Wildlife Federation Birds and Mammals
Washington DC National Wildlife Federation 1986 0912186739 / 9780912186733 Hard Cover Very Good Good Hard Cover 
Unmarked and clean throughout. DJ unclipped with some rubbing and edge wear, including some creasing and tears to edges. 253 pages. 
Price: 6.00 USD

29 Natt N. Dodge Poisonous Dwellers of the Desert
Globe AZ Southwestern Monuments Association 1947 Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Soft Cover 
Text clean. Cover with minor wear 7th printing. 1957. 
Price: 7.50 USD

30 Nimrod, introduction by W. Shaw Sparrow The Chace, The Road and The Turf
London John Lane The Bodley Head Limited 1927 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 
Text and illustrations clean and unmarked. Pages tight and intact. Eps with slight marks. Dark blue cover rubbed and faded with minor edge wear. 231 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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