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Beyond The Ural Mountains The Adventures of a Siberian Hunter

By: Aramilev, Ivan (translated and Adapted by Michael Heron)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Rand McNally & Company: 1961

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37436

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing, several edge tears, nicks and a chip to the bottom spine end. "Ivan Andrejevitš Aramilev ,1896 - 11 April 1954 in Moscow ) was a Soviet writer. Ivan Aramilev was born into a peasant family in the north-western Ural . He participated in the First World War and the Russian Civil War... View more info

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The Conch Book All You Ever Wanted to Know about the Queen Conch from Gestation to Gastronomy

By: Carstarphen, Dee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Miami, FL, Pen and Ink Press / Banyan Books, Inc.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37168

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends, spine joints and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "Conch is a common name that is applied to a number of different medium to large-sized shells. The term generally applies to large snails whose shell has a high spire and a noticeable siphonal canal (in other words, the shell comes to a noticeable point at both ends... View more info

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Distributional Checklist Of North American Birds Volume 1: United States and Canada

By: Desante, David and Peter Pyle

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lee Vining, CA, Artemisia Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33515

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This book has been signed by both authors and one of the illustrators. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by both authors and one illustrator on the title page. "Dave (DeSante) founded IBP in 1989 and was Executive Director until 2008. He created the MAPS and MoSI Programs. Dave earned his Ph. D. From Stanford and has held Assistant Professorships at Stanford and Reed College. Dave's resear... View more info

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The Story of Scraggles Together with Saint Francis, Saint Scraggles and Saint James

By: James, George Wharton (and John Milton Scott)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pasadena, CA, The Radiant Life Press: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29938

Condition: Very Good+


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is some light foxing throughout the text and especially on the edges of the text block, which also has some toning. "I was only a little baby song-sparrow, and from the moment I came out of my shell everybody knew there was something the matter with me." ; Signed by Author View more info

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Charles Kellogg The Nature Singer His Book

By: Kellogg, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Morgan Hill, CA, Pacific Science Press: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29430

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; Limited to 1,000 numbered copies, this book is copy #562. Signed on the limitation page by the author. The book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some sunning / fading to the spine of the book along with some beginning edge wear and fraying to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean and bright. "Some years ago I had the good fortune to see Charles Kellogg for the first time at one of the leading vaudeville theatres of the east. I was told that he was an extraordi... View more info

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Robin Redbreast

By: Lack, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford At the Clarendon Press: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36647

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has edge wear, toning to the spine and flap joints. There are two large chips missing to the spine ends. "David Lambert Lack FRS (16 July 1910 – 12 March 1973) was a British evolutionary biologist who made contributions to ornithology,... View more info

Image for Wilderness Pocket N' Pak Library This Pak Includes Three Volumes: Survival in the Wilderness, Edible Plants in the Wilderness (Vol 1) , and Edible Plants in the Wilderness (Vol.2)

Wilderness Pocket N' Pak Library This Pak Includes Three Volumes: Survival in the Wilderness, Edible Plants in the Wilderness (Vol 1) , and Edible Plants in the Wilderness (Vol.2)

By: Life Support Technology, Inc. / Dennis Bleything and Ron Dawson, Calvin P. Burt & Frank G. Heyl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Manning, OR, Life Support Technology, Inc.: 1972

Seller ID: A32657

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; Three small paperback booklets with cardstock covers and stapled spines held in a clear plastic trifold holder. This particular group includes three volumes (some paks hold up to five volumes) , including: Survival in the Wilderness, Edible Plants in the Wilderness (Vol 1) , and Edible Plants in the Wilderness (Vol.2). The pak and all three volumes are in clean, bright condition. "The purpose of this booklet is to aid and insure your survival and rescue under wilderness conditions in North America." View more info

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Familiar Trees And Their Leaves

By: Mathews, F. Schuyler (Ferdinand )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1898

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A33158

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine of the book has noticeable toning. The book covers also have bits of color loss to the cloth in random patches due to biopredation (bug nibbles) , especially the spine, spine joints and rear cover. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but the edges have beginning toning and there is definite toning to the edges of the text block. "Mathews, Ferdinand Schuyler was born on May 30, 1854 in New Brighton, S. I. , New York, Unite... View more info

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The California Woodpecker And I A Study in Comparative Zoolgy...

By: Ritter, William Emerson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33636

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is a bit of beginning bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. "William Emerson Ritter (November 21, 1856 – January 10, 1944) was an American biologist. Ritter initiated and shaped the Marine Biological Association of San Diego (now Scripps Institution of Oceanography of UC San Diego) and the American Society for the Dissemination of Science (now the Society for Science and the Public and Science News). Innovative and ... View more info

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The Trail of the Sandhill Stag and 60 Drawings

By: Seton, Ernest Thompson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1902

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: A35086

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This copy was the property of Poet Lauriate Henry Meade Bland and has his ink stamp. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and lacks a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The book covers have some toning to the edges and spine and there is a small red scratch to the bottom front edge. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked notation on the last page of text. Mr. Meade was a bit insecure about this book and stamped his ex libris on the front endpaper, first free page, and title pa... View more info

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The Perfect Bulldog: A Guide For Exhibitors Breeders And Judges In Word and Pictures (With a Chapter on Mating, Whelping and Rearing of Bulldogs)

By: Sewell, A. J. and J. Hay Hutchison

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, England, Illustrated Kennel News Co, Ltd.: 1911

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: A38881

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book. The book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The book covers have some edge wear, nicking and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. The covers have spots of foxing and the rear cover hsa noticeable generalized toning. The text pages are clean and bright. "“In this work I have attempted to present the various defects in modern Bulldogs by pictorial diagrams in a way that will be readily understood, and have placed other diagrams showing the idea... View more info

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The National Trust For Places Of Historic Interest Or Natural Beauty Report 1932-1933

By: The National Trust

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, United Kingdom, The National Trust: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34499

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; This is a trade sized paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. . This is an annual report from the National Trust for the United Kingdom--a society which helps preserve historic spots / buildings. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers have some light wear, a crease to the front panel and some tidemarking to the bottom front, along with some toning / discoloration to the edges. The text pages are clean and bright. Included with the report is a bound in map of England and Wales which includes names of places which ar... View more info

Image for What Is A Conservation Farm Plan?  Leaflet No. 249

What Is A Conservation Farm Plan? Leaflet No. 249

By: U. S. Department Of Agriculture / Soil Conservation Service

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., 1959

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A32617

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback pamphlet. The pamphlet is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The edges of the pages have some small edge nicks and tears. The covers have noticeable toning. "If you are a farmer, you know that your farm is different from any other farm. Your land is different from anyone else's land. In fact, it is not exactly alike on any two fields of your own farm." View more info

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The Golden Ram

By: Willenborg, Lee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, David McKay Company: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35248

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The front cover of the book has some light water spotting / fading. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's bookplate (Virginia Davidove) on the front pastedown page. View more info

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The Ackymals

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Hamburg, PA, The Windsor Press: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30876

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Limited, Signed, edition, number 68 of 225 copies. This copy has also been signed by one of the publishers - Cecil Johnson. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a glassine dust jacket in Near Fine condition. The book also has a cardboard slipcase in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning toning to the spine joints of the the book. The text pages are clean and bright. The glassine is clean and bright. "My Village lies under the green hills, at the head of a valley; the valley opens in... View more info

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How Does Your Garden Grow

By: Wilson, Albert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Menlo Park, CA, Happy Hours: 1977

Edition: 4th Edition; 5th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A33798

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in good solid condition. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There is one small nick to the bottom front spine joint. The covers have some light fading to the spine and several spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed, with an inscription, on the front endpaper by the author. The rear pastedown page has noticeable glue residue. "Albert Wilson (August 1903 – March 8, 1996) , w... View more info

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A Natural History Of Mammals With 150 Illustrations in Colour and Black and White

By: Wood, Rev. Theodore (F. E. S.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London / New York, Ernest Nister / E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1886

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A33778

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends have some light bumping and nicking. The corners and edges of the book covers have some rubbing and loss of paper. The rear covers have some ground-in dirt and rubbing. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is ink stamped mark on the front endpaper and a previous owner's inked gift notation on the reverse of the frontispiece. View more info