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HORSES ROUND THE WORLD

By: Slaughter, Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia/New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1955).: (1955).

Seller ID: 22399

Condition: Good


Philadelphia/New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, (1955).. (1955).. Good. - Small quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed. The dust jacket is darkened, rubbed, chipped & soiled with tears & pieces out. 87 & [1] pages, including profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations. Very good in a fair dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE MUSHROOM HUNTER'S FIELD GUIDE. Revised and Enlarged

By: Smith, Alexander H

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1964.: 1964.

Seller ID: 1543

Condition: Very good


Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1964.. 1964.. Very good. - Tall octavo, pictorial paper covered boards. There is a tear to the paper along the rear joint. [viii] & 264 pp. plus section of 187 color illustrations. Also with profuse B&W illustrations. Very good. Second printing. View more info

NISSEQUOGUE: Volume One / A Journey

By: Stock, Thomas Allen

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Long Island, NY: Street Press, (1986).: (1986).

Seller ID: 23105

Condition: Very good


Long Island, NY: Street Press, (1986).. (1986).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black, white & magenta wraps. The wraps are rubbed & lightly bumped. 63 & [1] pages. The top corner of the title page [probably an owner's name] has been excised. Numerous black-and- white illustrations & and maps. Very good. "From tiny trickles, a river is born".Scarce. View more info

CAUGHT IN THE FADING LIGHT: Mountain Lions, Zen Masters, and Wild Nature

By: Thorp, Gary,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Walker and Company, (2002).: (2002).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 32604

ISBN: 0802713971

Condition: Fine


New York: Walker and Company, (2002).. (2002).. Fine. SIGNED BY GARY THORP AND WITH AN AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED - Octavo, boards in a dust wrapper. xvii & 187 pages. Black-and-white pictorial section titles. Near fine. First edition.Signed by Gary Thorp on the title page. Also with an autograph note laid in from the author to Peter Matthiessen: "Dear Peter:/ Lee Swenson suggested you might like to see this-- / All the best, / Gary".In the form of a literar... View more info

SELECTIONS FROM THREE ESSAYS BY RICHARD WAGNER with Comment on a Subject of Such Importance to the Moral Progress of Humanity that it Constitutes an Issue in Ethics and Religion

By: Wagner, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (The Millennium Guild, 1954).: 1954).

Seller ID: 11832

Condition: Good


(The Millennium Guild, 1954).. 1954).. Good. - Octavo, light gray cloth titled in purple with a music stave in purple on the front cover. The covers are soiled & lightly bumped and the spine slightly stained. 144 pages, illustrated with a black & white portrait of M. R. L. Freshel. The stamp of the "Anti-Vivisection Society of N.Y." is stamped on the front endpaper. There is some craking to the hinges. Good. Third edition.Writings by Wagner on the subject o... View more info

LIVING RESOURCES OF THE SEA: Opportunities for Research and Expansion. A Conservation Foundation Study. Lionel A. Walford / Chief, Branch of Fishery Biology / U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

By: Walford, Lionel A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: The Ronald Press Company, (1958).: (1958).

Seller ID: 5245

Condition: Very good


New York: The Ronald Press Company, (1958).. (1958).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly soiled, spotted & chipped with its spine darkened. xv & 321 pages. Illustrated with maps printed in red, gray & white. There is a small stain to the front pastedown & endpaper & the endpaper is lightly soiled. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. View more info

ESSAYS ON NATURAL HISTORY. Edited, with a Life of the Author by Norman Moore

By: Waterton, Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: Frederick Warne & Co. / New York: Scribner, Welford & Co., 1871.: 1871.

Seller ID: 31261

Condition: Good


London: Frederick Warne & Co. / New York: Scribner, Welford & Co., 1871.. 1871.. Good. - Thick octavo, cloth. The covers are spotted with their corners chipped & stained. The spine is faded with a small tear to its midsection. Its head & tail are chipped & there is a small piece out of the head. vii & 631 pages. Illustrated with 4 black-and-white plates, including a portrait frontispiece with a tissue guard. The hinges are just starting & the book is cracked at page 128.... View more info

EASY LESSONS IN VEGETABLE BIOLOGY; Or, Outlines of Plant Life

By: Whythe, Rev. J. H., M.D

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Phillips & Hunt / Cincinnati: Walden & Stowe, 1883.: 1883.

Seller ID: 14606

Condition: Good


New York: Phillips & Hunt / Cincinnati: Walden & Stowe, 1883.. 1883.. Good. - Small octavo, softcover bound in pictorial cream & rust brown wraps. The wraps are rubbed & soiled with a few tiny stains. The spine & extremities are darkened & the lower section of the backstrip is partially detached. 94 pages. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. There are light pencil scribblings to the margins of 1 page. Good. First edition, wraps issue. First Edition. View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 16. Tenth Series. No. 95. Nov. 1935. (Cover title)

By: Woodward, Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 14097

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.. 1935.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are lightly bumped & the head of the spine is slightly chipped. Pages [489]-572, unopened, plus 6 black-and- white plates. Also with black-and-white illustrations in the text. The corners of the leaves are slightly bumped. Very good. The articles include "Two New Lizards from Somaliland" by H. W.... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 17. Tenth Series. No. 99. Mar. 1936. (Cover title)

By: Woodward, Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 14098

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1936.. 1936.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are bumped & the head of the spine is chipped. Pages [329]-412, unopened. The corners of the leaves are lightly bumped. 1 black-and-white plate & black-and-white illustrations in the text. Very good. The articles include "Descriptions and Records of Bees" by T. D. A. Cockerell, "A new Ascarid... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 17. Tenth Series. No. 100. Apr. 1936. (Cover title)

By: Woodward, Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 14099

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1936.. 1936.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are bumped & the head of the spine is lightly chipped. Pages [413]-492, unopened. The corners of the leaves are lightly bumped & there are small creases to the front edges of some leaves. Black-and-white textual illustrations. Very good. The articles include "Descriptions and Records of Bees" by ... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 16. Tenth Series. No. 93. Sept. 1935. (Cover title)

By: Woodward, Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A.K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 14038

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.. 1935.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are lightly bumped with a tiny tear to the bottom corner of the front wrap. The head of the spine is chipped. Pages [321]-404, unopened. Illustrated with 1 black-and-white plate & with textual drawings & diagrams. The top page corners are lightly creased & the front edge of 1 leaf is a bit roughed. Very goo... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 16. Tenth Series. No. 92. Aug. 1935. (Cover title)

By: Woodward. Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 14139

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.. 1935.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are very lightly rubbed & bumped. Pages [161]-320, unopened. The page corners are lightly bumped & the front edges of a few of leaves are slightly creased. 2 black-and-white plates & black-and-white textual illustrations. Very good. The articles include "Three New Grasshoppers from South-eastern Tibe... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 16. Tenth Series. No. 96. Dec. 1935. (Cover title)

By: Woodward. Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 14140

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.. 1935.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are lightly bumped with a small tear to the top corner of the rear wrap. The front edge of the rear wrap is slightly creased & chipped. Pages [573]-652 with an errata slip bound in plus 7-page Vol. 16 index, unopened. The page corners are lightly bumped & the front edges of a few of leaves are roughed. Ther... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 16. Tenth Series. No. 94. Oct. 1935. (Cover title)

By: Woodward. Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 14144

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1935.. 1935.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are lightly bumped with a small crease to the bottom edge of the front wrap. The head of the spine is lightly chipped. Pages [405]-488, unopened. The page corners are bumped & there is light offsetting to the first page of the text from an order form laid in. 1 black-and-white plate & black-and-white textua... View more info

THE ANNALS AND MAGAZINE OF NATURAL HISTORY, Including Zoology, Botany, and Geology. Vol. 17. Tenth Series. No. 102. June 1936. (Cover title)

By: Woodward. Sir A. Smith; Marshall, Sir Guy A. K.; Regan, C. Tate; and Calman, W. T.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Taylor and Francis, 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 14145

Condition: Very good


London: Taylor and Francis, 1936.. 1936.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps with a decorative vignette in black on the front cover. The wraps are lightly bumped with their front edges slightly rippled. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. Pages [577]-656 plus 7-page index to Vol. 17, unopened. The page corners are bumped. Black-and-white textual illustrations. Very good. The articles include "New and little-known African Bees ... View more info

Image for MEMOIR ON AMPHIBIA. NO. XLII. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

MEMOIR ON AMPHIBIA. NO. XLII. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

By: [De Beauvois, Ambroise Marie-Francois Joseph de Palisot (1752-1820)].

Price: $950.00

Publisher: [Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by Thomas Dobson], [1799].: [1799].

Seller ID: 36989

Condition: Very good


ILLUSTRATED WITH A LARGE FOLDING PLATE OF AN EASTERN DIAMONDBACK RATTLESNAKE - Quarto, 11-7/8 inches high by 9-1/8 inches wide. Unbound signatures from the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society". 25 deckle-edged pages in all, with large uncut & untrimmed margins, consisting of pages 362 to 386. Illustrated with a large 11-1/2 inch high by 17-3/4 inch wide folding plate engraved by R. Scot depicting 2 views of an Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crot... View more info

Image for TRANSLATIONS OF A MEMOIR ON A NEW SPECIES OF SIREN. By M. de Beauvois. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

TRANSLATIONS OF A MEMOIR ON A NEW SPECIES OF SIREN. By M. de Beauvois. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

By: [De Beauvois, Ambroise Marie-Francois Joseph de Palisot (1752-1820)].

Price: $500.00

Publisher: [Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by Thomas Dobson], [1799].: [1799].

Seller ID: 37025

Condition: Very good


ILLUSTRATED WITH A FULL-PAGE PLATE OF A SALAMANDER - Quarto, 11-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide. Unbound signatures from the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society". 6 deckle-edged pages in all, with large uncut & untrimmed margins, consisting of pages 277 to [282], the last page having been misnumbered as 288. Illustrated with a full-page plate engraved by R. Scot depicting several views of the salamander referred to as a Siren by the author. The e... View more info