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Zarafa  A Giraffe's True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris, Allin, Michael
1 Allin, Michael Zarafa A Giraffe's True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris
72752 New York Walker & Company 1998 0802713394 / 9780802713391 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
The story of the first-ever giraffe seen in France; taken there in 1826. Stated first edition; possible book club edition. Impeccable condition.; 0.9 x 8.72 x 5.18 Inches; 224 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Monograph of the Pheasants (Four Volumes Bound as Two), BEEBE, William
2 BEEBE, William A Monograph of the Pheasants (Four Volumes Bound as Two)
80425 New York Dover Publications, Inc. 1990 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This impressive, hefty two-volume set offers detailed, illustrated studies of the pheasants of Asia. Nearly 100 species are described in detail, along with 178 plates (90 of which are in full color) and 20 maps. Four volumes bound as two in this unabridged reprint edition of the original Witherby and Co. editions of 1918-1922. Color illustrations by such notable artists as Louis Agassiz Fuertes, H. Grönvald, C. R. Knight and others. --- Volumes in full light olive cloth-covered boards with spine titling in darker green. Jackets with representative color painting on each cover. --- Clean, bright, unmarked copies in Fine condition and jackets protected in removable mylar wrappers. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); 4to 11" - 13" tall; xlix, 198, xv, 269, xvi, 204, xv, 242 pages 
Price: 340.00 USD
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Elo the Eagle, And Other Stories, BRALLIAR, Floyd Burton
3 BRALLIAR, Floyd Burton Elo the Eagle, And Other Stories
80470 Washington, D. C. Review and Herald Publishing Association 1947 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A well-worn copy of this children's story collection, featuring the title character and other wild creatures. With striking woodcut illustrations by Chloe Adams Sofsky. --- In red cloth-covered boards with Elo depiction on cover and at endpapers. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With wear to cloth, rubberstamping and inkings to front free endpaper, somewhat loosened covers but textblock remains firm and book is fully readable.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 191 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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A Field Guide to the Mammals: Field marks of all species found north of the Mexican boundary, BURT, William Henry (author); GROSSENHEIDER, Richard Philip (illustrations)
4 BURT, William Henry (author); GROSSENHEIDER, Richard Philip (illustrations) A Field Guide to the Mammals: Field marks of all species found north of the Mexican boundary
80592 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1964 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
Stated third printing of the revised and enlarged second edition. A useful guide to North American mammals (north of Mexico), Number 5 in the publisher's "Peterson Field Guide" series. With color illustrations of the animals, along with maps showing ranges, black and white drawings of footprints, brief summaries of each species' life histories and other views of the animals. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with bobcat drawing and titling on cover and spine in dark brown. Dust jacket with squirrel images to cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Unclipped jacket with considerable chipping, creasing and rubbing but overall intact.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; xxv, 284 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Wilderness Wanderers: Adventures Among Wild Animals in Rocky Mountain Solitudes, CHAPMAN, Wendell and Lucie
5 CHAPMAN, Wendell and Lucie Wilderness Wanderers: Adventures Among Wild Animals in Rocky Mountain Solitudes
78631 New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1937 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First edition, with Scribner 'A' on copyright page. A husband and wife team leave the business world behind during the Depression and travel throughout the western U.S., in search of the creatures that lived there. With 73 black & white photos by Wendell Chapman, mostly of the wildlife the couple encountered. --- In full tan cloth-covered hardcovers with bison photo pasted to front cover. Titling in green on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a small tear to spine cloth, and a little bleed-through of binder's glue at endpapers; else a clean, firm copy. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xvi, 318 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Art of Natural History: Animal Illustrators and Their Work, DANCE, S. Peter
6 DANCE, S. Peter The Art of Natural History: Animal Illustrators and Their Work
79584 Woodstock, New York The Overlook Press 1978 0879510773 / 9780879510770 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A presentation of a wide variety of historical wildlife art, along with a discussion of many of the great artists and their techniques. Loaded with black and white illustrations, and with many in full color. Artists such as John James Audubon, Thomas Bewick, Eleazar Albin, Roesel von Rosenhof and many, many others are included. --- In brown cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- The covers are a little loose and the top corners are bumped, otherwise a clean, bright copy.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A Monograph of the Seal-Islands of Alaska (U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries, 176. Special Bulletin), ELLIOTT, Henry W.
7 ELLIOTT, Henry W. A Monograph of the Seal-Islands of Alaska (U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries, 176. Special Bulletin)
79452 Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office 1882 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
An account of the activities at the Pribylov Islands, once known as the Seal Islands in the Bering Sea off Alaska's coast. With two fold-out maps, showing St. George Island and St. Paul Island. With 29 full-page plates depicting island scenes, and twelve sketch maps of the islands and their rookeries. Much of the focus is on seal, sea lion and walrus habitats, life habits, and the hunting of them by locals, with depictions of local bird life as well. --- In maroon half leather with leather label on cover, which states "Woodmont/Rod & Gun Club/from/James. P. Willett." in gilt-stamped letters. Endpapers in attractive red/orange/blue/ivory marbled paper. --- A few pages with ink-blots and pencilings; along with other assorted soiled spots. Some leaves with partial tears; covers with some chafing to edges. Overall, volume is sound; binding is tight.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages 
Price: 195.00 USD
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The Hidden Sea, FAULKNER, Douglas (photos and notes); SMITH, C. Lavett (text)
8 FAULKNER, Douglas (photos and notes); SMITH, C. Lavett (text) The Hidden Sea
80050 New York The Viking Press 1970 0670370673 / 9780670370672 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Creatures of the deep seas are examined in this oversize (9 in. wide x 11.75 in. tall) volume. Marine life and surroundings are photographed in full-page color by Mr. Faulkner. Broken up into families, such as crustaceans, sponges, etc. The leaves with text in buff-color paper. A black and white representation of the same color photos appears in the back of the volume, accompanied by Smith's description of specifics about the species shown. --- In navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket features color photo of butterfly fish on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with wrinkling to clear plastic outer skin of back cover and with slight rubbing, otherwise bright and intact.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 148 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Our Threatened Inheritance: Natural Treasures of the United States (Deluxe Edition), FISHER, Ronald M. (text); BLAIR, James P. (photography)
9 FISHER, Ronald M. (text); BLAIR, James P. (photography) Our Threatened Inheritance: Natural Treasures of the United States (Deluxe Edition)
77765 Washington National Geographic Society 1984 0870445367 / 9780870445361 Hardcover Near Fine 
A splendidly produced work showcasing the vast wildlands and wild animals of the United States. With stunning color photos throughout by Mr. Blair. --- In padded navy leatherette (or bonded leather) covers w/bald eagle image gilt-stamped on cover, gilt-stamped titling on spine and all edges also gilt. Blue endpapers feature art by George Founds. With navy satin ribbon bookmark. Indexed. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Volume in excellent shape, lacking markings. Covers are slightly splayed, and a couple of slight scratches to textblock edge gilding. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 396, (4) pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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National Parks Of The World In Color The World of Nature, HARROY, Jean-Paul; TASSI, Franco; PRATESI, Fulco; HUMPHRIES, Christopher
10 HARROY, Jean-Paul; TASSI, Franco; PRATESI, Fulco; HUMPHRIES, Christopher National Parks Of The World In Color The World of Nature
77095 New York Bounty Books 1974 0517139030 / 9780517139035 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
World-wide national parks are displayed here with over 100 color photos. Emphasis is on wildlife preservation. In red textured paper-covered boards. In nice shape, but with light fading to cover edges and jacket with tears and creases to edges. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Reef Set: Reef Fish Identification and Reef Coral Identification, Florida - Caribbean - Bahamas (2 volume set in slipcase), HUMANN, Paul (author); DELOACH, Ned (editor)
11 HUMANN, Paul (author); DELOACH, Ned (editor) The Reef Set: Reef Fish Identification and Reef Coral Identification, Florida - Caribbean - Bahamas (2 volume set in slipcase)
80798 Jacksonville, Florida New World Publications 1996 Plastic comb binding Very Good+ 
Two volumes in slipcase (of three) in the author's series describing the fish and corals to be found off Florida, the Bahamas and the Caribbean Sea. (Missing is volume 2, "Reef Creature Identification".) Both volumes with extensive detail about each species, including color photos and drawings. Both with lists of species at rear with room to enter details about sightings. Includes the enlarged 2nd edition of "Reef Fish Indentification", ISBN 1-1878348-07-8 and "Reef Coral Identification", ISBN 1-878348-03-5. --- In plastic comb bindings with stiff cardstock covers which bear color photos on fronts and backs. Slipcase with similar photos, and covered in black paper. --- A clean, firm, unmarked set; though with slight curling to cover corners. Very Good slipcase with some rubbing and chafing to corners, remains structurally sound.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 396 (30), 239 pages 
Price: 31.00 USD
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Horses I've Known, JAMES, Will (writer and illustrator)
12 JAMES, Will (writer and illustrator) Horses I've Known
79823 Cleveland, Ohio The World Publishing Company 1946 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Stated third printing in this reprint in publisher's Forum Books Edition. Illustrated in black and white throughout by Mr. James. Born in Quebec, the author changed his name and made his way to the U. S. after being accused of cattle rustling in Saskatchewan. This work, focusing on the more notable horses Mr. James rode, was first published in 1940 by Charles Scribner's Sons. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with tilting in black on spine, Will James's facsimile signature on cover. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, mild sunning to spine, light chafing & soiling to cover cloth, else a clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 281 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Hammond's Nature Atlas of America, JORDAN, E. L.
13 JORDAN, E. L. Hammond's Nature Atlas of America
79910 Maplewood, New Jersey C.L. Hammond and Company 1952 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Plants, trees, mammals, birds, insects, rocks and reptiles are profiled in this guide to the wildlife of America. With 320 paintings, 104 full-color maps --- In black paper-covered boards backed in green cloth, spine titling stamped in gilt. Jacket bears color paintings of various creatures. --- A clean, firm copy. Jacket with 2-inch tear to tail of spine, a few smaller tears but otherwise bright.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall) ; 256 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Treasury of Angling, KOLLER, Larry
14 KOLLER, Larry The Treasury of Angling
75200 New York Ridge Press/The Golden Press 1963 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Loaded with color and b&w photos and drawings. In full blue cloth-covered boards with titling on cover in copper, on spine in silver. A nice, firm, unmarked copy. Lacks a dust jacket. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 252 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Treasury of Angling, KOLLER, Larry
15 KOLLER, Larry The Treasury of Angling
79017 New York Ridge Press/The Golden Press 1963 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
From the jacket: "This is a book for anyone whose pleasure is fishing." With information on the history of fishing, tackle, water types and how to fish them, and specifics of fishing for salmon, trout, bass, pike and perch. Loaded with color and b&w photos by George Silk, as well as drawings. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards with titling on cover in copper, on spine in silver. A nice, firm, unmarked copy. Dust jacket with 1-inch triangular open tear to lower cover edge; else bright and in removable mylar protector. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 252 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Plants of the Alpine Tundra, MARINOS, Nic and Helen
16 MARINOS, Nic and Helen Plants of the Alpine Tundra
78785 Rocky Mountain Nature Association Inc. 1981 Spiral bound Very Good with no dust jacket 
This lovely little book depicts the flora of the alpine tundra, as found in Rocky Mountain National Park and elsewhere. With numerous b&w line drawings accompanied by color photos of various species. --- Cover with panoramic color view of the high tundra and plants on covers. --- With prior owner's embossed stamp to first page, else a clean, bright, intact copy. ; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The American Sportsman Treasury, MASON, Jerry; SUEHSDORF, Adolph (editors)
17 MASON, Jerry; SUEHSDORF, Adolph (editors) The American Sportsman Treasury
75197 New York The Ridge Press Inc./Alfred A. Knopf 1971 0394472969 / 9780394472966 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Loaded with photos and illustrations, depicting game animals, birds and fish as well as hunters and fishermen engaged in pursuing them. In full red cloth-covered boards with gilt target design on cover; gilt titling on spine. Lacks a dust jacket. With whitish discolored spots on covers; else a bright, clean copy. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); 4to 11" - 13" tall; 252 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Wildlife in America, MATTHIESSEN, Peter
18 MATTHIESSEN, Peter Wildlife in America
78115 New York Penguin Books 1978 014004793X / 9780140047936 Trade Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
A history of American wildlife, with emphasis on the rare, endangered and extinct species. With over 100 line drawings by Bob Hines and an introduction by Richard C. Pough. --- With yellowing to leaves, a few dog-eared pages and sunned (but readable) & creased spine; else a firm, complete copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Ring of Bright Water, Maxwell, Gavbin
19 Maxwell, Gavbin Ring of Bright Water
72673 New York E.P. Dutton & Co. 1968 Seventeenth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Beautifully written account of author's stay in a remote Scottish cottage and the animals he befriended. In full blue cloth covers with minor edgewear, slight bumping to corners. With inked presentation remarks, endpage. Interior clean, bright and otherwise unmarked. Dust jacket chipped edges & priceclipped flap; otherwise in good shape. In removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Shark Fishing off the Great Barrier Reef, MAZET, Horace S
20 MAZET, Horace S Shark Fishing off the Great Barrier Reef
78625 New York Ariel Books/Farrar, Strauss and Cudahy 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated First Printing, 1957 on copyright page. Juvenile novel features two boys from down under on a Great Barrier Reef adventure. With 8 pages of b&w drawings of various fish species at front of volume by Russell Peterson. --- In full blue cloth-covered hardcovers w/black spine titling. Jacket with Peterson illustration on cover and original $3.00 flap price. --- A firm, bright copy but with slight edgewear. Jacket with a rusty soiled spot to front and with minor discoloration; otherwise in great shape.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (18), 215 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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One Thousand American Fungi  Toadstools, Mushrooms, Fungi: How to Select and Cook the Edible; How to Distinguish and Avoid the Poisonous, McILVAINE, Charles; MACADAM, Robert K.
21 McILVAINE, Charles; MACADAM, Robert K. One Thousand American Fungi Toadstools, Mushrooms, Fungi: How to Select and Cook the Edible; How to Distinguish and Avoid the Poisonous
80058 New York Dover Publications, Inc. 1973 0486227820 / 9780486227825 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
This hefty softcover presents "the largest, fullest collection of American mushrooms ever prepared on a non-specialist level." Complete descriptions of over 1000 different mushrooms, with 182 illustrations (31 plates in full color). A non-abridged edition of the original second revised edition of this work of 1902. Includes a new essay and table of nomenclatural changes by Robert L. Shaffer. --- With tears to a couple of leaves at mid-book, a few minor cover & spine creases, otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); lxii, 861 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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True Bear Stories:  Together with a Thrilling Account of the Capture of the Celebrated Grizzly "Monarch.", MILLER, Joaquin
22 MILLER, Joaquin True Bear Stories: Together with a Thrilling Account of the Capture of the Celebrated Grizzly "Monarch."
79220 Chicago Rand McNally & Company 1900 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Seventeen stories about all manner of bears, intended for the youthful reader. With 6 color plates. Introductory notes by Dr. David Starr Jordan. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with color plate pasted to cover; titling and decorations in dark brown on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With pronounced, odorless dampstains to most every page, gift inscription to front free endpaper, some cover soiling; otherwise a sound, firm copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 259 pages 
Price: 34.50 USD
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Hoofed Mammals of the World (signed by both Mochi and Carter), MOCHI, Ugo (art); CARTER, T. Donald (text)
23 MOCHI, Ugo (art); CARTER, T. Donald (text) Hoofed Mammals of the World (signed by both Mochi and Carter)
79454 New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket Signed by Author & Illustrator
First edition, signified by Scribner 'A' on copyright page. An amazing collection of illustrations of the world's wild hoofed mammals, depicted in silhouette on 40 full-page plates. Each image cut from a single piece of paper by Mr. Mochi. The details of each species depicted are in extraordinary detail, showing anatomical details, depth of field, and with natural surroundings such as mountains or trees. With accompanying descriptions of the animals and their appearance, life habits and range by naturalist T. Donald Carter. Signed on front free endpaper by both Ugo Mochi and T. Donald Carter. --- In full terra cotta cloth-covered boards with titling and illustrations stamped in gilt and black to cover and spine. Volume protected by clear acetate jacket. A large folio, measuring 12 in. wide x 15.25 in. tall. Unpaginated (about 97 pages). --- Volume with a little chafing to edges of the cloth; interior clean but with a hint of yellowing. Jacket with a few tears to edges and with some rubbing.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; (97) pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 180.00 USD
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24 Moldenke, Harold N American Wild Flowers The New Illustrated Naturalist
71123 D Van Nostrand Company Inc 1949 Hardcover Very Good 
Useful work contains dozens of color and black & white photos to aid in identification. In good shape, back cover lightly scuffed and prev owner's rubberstamping ffep; else clean tight and solid. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 453 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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A Naturalist in Alaska, MURIE, Adolph
25 MURIE, Adolph A Naturalist in Alaska
74261 Tucson, Arizona University of Arizona Press 1990 0816511683 / 9780816511686 Trade Paper Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Illustrated by Olaus J. Murie. With an introduction by the illustrator. Zoologist/naturalist Adolph Murie wrote of his observations in the wilds of Alaska, accompanied by his brother, Olaus. A clean, bright, firm copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Paradise Found: Nature in America at the Time of Discovery, NICHOLLS, Steve
26 NICHOLLS, Steve Paradise Found: Nature in America at the Time of Discovery
79668 Chicago University Of Chicago Press 2009 0226583406 / 9780226583402 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The author describes the abundance of wildlife encountered by the first European visitors to North America. --- In full brown cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with Albert Bierstadt's "Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, 1868" on front and back. --- A bright, firm, unmarked copy lacking damages. Jacket with minor crumpling to back cover corners, otherwise bright and like new.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); x, 524 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Mushrooms, PACIONI, Giovanni (author); LINCOFF, Gary H. (editor)
27 PACIONI, Giovanni (author); LINCOFF, Gary H. (editor) Simon & Schuster's Guide to Mushrooms
80057 New York A Firestone Book/Simon and Schuster 1981 0671428497 / 9780671428495 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
This detailed softcover guide to mushrooms includes over 400 full color illustrations, along with descriptions of edibility, appearance of spores, locales where they may be found, etc. With detailed information on 420 types of mushrooms and other fungi found both in the United States and in Europe. --- A clean, bright, sound copy but with a few minor cover & spine creases.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); 511 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Bear Book: Man and Bear, Adventures in the Wild, SAMSON, Jack (editor)
28 SAMSON, Jack (editor) The Bear Book: Man and Bear, Adventures in the Wild
80452 Clinton, New Jersey The Amwell Press 1982 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Second edition (following a limited first edition). From the jacket flap: "The stories in this book are about encounters with bears. . .from Lewis and Clark to the present." With a foreword by Jim Rikhoff and illustrations by Al Barker. --- In full brown cloth-covered boards with cover image of bear, paw prints & titling on spine (all in bright gilt). Jacket with a fearsome-looking bear on cover. --- A bright, clean, newish copy but with minor bumps to corners. Unclipped jacket with a fair amount of rubbing, otherwise nice.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xvi, 238 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Animal & Bird Painting: The Outlook and Technique of the Artist, SIMPSON, Charles
29 SIMPSON, Charles Animal & Bird Painting: The Outlook and Technique of the Artist
72646 New York/London Charles Scribner's Sons/B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1939 Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Noted painter and art critic's work is intended to help the painter capture images of commonly found animals and birds. With many illustrations by the author; as well as reproductions of famous paintings. --- In full blue cloth covers with titling in blue on cover & spine; publisher's navy topstain. Jacket with painting of waterfowl taking flight. --- Clean, bright and unmarked interior but with bumped cover corners. Dust jacket chipped at edges; large chunk missing top edge; and in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers: Western Region, SPELLENBERG, Richard
30 SPELLENBERG, Richard The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers: Western Region
75427 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1979 0394504313 / 9780394504315 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A handy, comprehensive guide to slip into one's pocket or purse when in the field. Includes 290 page section with full-color photos of various wildflowers. Remainder of volume provides a detailed descriptions of the flowers and where they occur. Indexed. --- In bright yellow flexible plastic covers. Lacks the half dust jacket. With small tear to cover near tail of spine; some soiling to textblock edges; otherwise a good, firm, clean copy. ; National Audubon Society Field Guides; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 864 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Thorburn's Naturalist's Sketchbook, THORBURN, Archibald
31 THORBURN, Archibald Thorburn's Naturalist's Sketchbook
80226 London Michael Joseph Limited 1977 0718115678 / 9780718115678 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A presentation of 49 color and over 90 monochrome (black and white) illustrations from earlier publications by the noted Scottish wildlife artist Archibald Thorburn (1860-1935). Subjects include a variety of birds, mammals and even a few plants. With an introduction by Robert Dougall and a brief preface by the author. --- In green paper-covered boards with titling gilt-stamped on spine. Jacket with Thorburn color illustrations on front and back. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages. Unclipped, bright jacket with slight creasing to edges; else nice.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) ; 136 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Wildlife Artists at Work, Van GELDER, Patricia
32 Van GELDER, Patricia Wildlife Artists at Work
79583 New York Watson-Guptill Publications 1991 0823057496 / 9780823057498 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Ten American wildlife artists share their techniques in this work which provides plenty of examples of their art, in color and in black and white. --- In brown leatherette-like paper-covered boards with white spine titling. Jacket with examples of art on front, back and on front flap. --- About Fine copy: clean, firm, and bright. Bright jacket with a retailer's sticker on front, otherwise undamaged.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 175 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Strange Creatures of the Sea, VERRILL, A. Hyatt
33 VERRILL, A. Hyatt Strange Creatures of the Sea
77931 L.C. Page & Company 1955 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Starfish, coral, jellyfish, sea cucumbers, seagoing worms; and more. In full aqua cloth covers; with minor fading at edges. Prev owner's signat., ffep; otherwise clean, bright and unmarked interior. Dust jacket lengthy tear, frt. cover, chipped but intact and in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Tawny, The Magnificent Jaguar and Other Great Jungle Stories, WHEELER, Joe L. (compiler and editor); BOWDEN, Edith; BURNS, Marjorie Grant et al.
34 WHEELER, Joe L. (compiler and editor); BOWDEN, Edith; BURNS, Marjorie Grant et al. Tawny, The Magnificent Jaguar and Other Great Jungle Stories
75916 Nampa, Idaho Pacific Press Publishing Association 2012 0816325332 / 9780816325337 Trade Paperback As New with no dust jacket 
Signed by Joe L. Wheeler on title page. First printing. A collection of 20 exciting stories about jungle creatures. Includes 'Tawny...' by Edith Bowden and 'Broken' by Marjorie Grant Burns. With numerous b&w illustrations by various artists and color artwork on cover by Lars Justinen. One in the 'The Good Lord Made Them All' series by Mr. Wheeler. In new, undamaged condition. ; The Good Lord Made Them All; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Smoky, the Ugliest Cat in the World And Other Great Cat Stories, WHEELER, Joe L. (stories, compiler and editor); PORTER, Penny; DUNSING, Lee et al.
35 WHEELER, Joe L. (stories, compiler and editor); PORTER, Penny; DUNSING, Lee et al. Smoky, the Ugliest Cat in the World And Other Great Cat Stories
75922 Nampa, Idaho Pacific Press Publishing Association 2005 0816321213 / 9780816321216 Trade Paperback As New with no dust jacket 
Signed by Joe L. Wheeler on title page. First printing. A collection of 15 stories featuring stories about cats. Includes 'Three C's for Comfort' and 'Pandora's Books', both by Mr. Wheeler, 'Smoky, the Ugliest Cat in the World' by Penny Porter, and 'The Kingly Cat' by Lee Dunsing. With numerous b&w illustrations by various artists and color artwork on cover by Lars Justinen. Includes an introduction by Mr. Wheeler. One in the 'The Good Lord Made Them All' series by Mr. Wheeler. In new, undamaged condition. ; The Good Lord Made Them All; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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