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1 J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge Brochure and Map
U.S.A. "Ding" Darling Wildlife Society, Sanibel, Florida April, 1991 Ephemera Very Good No Dust Jacket 4 
5 pages text, Unfolds into a map of the refuge, 12" x 18". Gives a brief history of the refuge, a short bio of "Ding" Darling, and describes the wildlife; telling which are present in the refuge during which seasons of the year. Our listing number 1055. 
Price: 2.50 USD
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The Best of Edward Abbey, Abbey, Edward, editor
2 Abbey, Edward, editor The Best of Edward Abbey
U.S.A. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco 1990 0871567865 / 9780871567864 2nd softcover Very Good no Dust jacket 5.5 Abbey, edward 
5.5" x 8.25". Publication dates confusing. Shows publish date as 1984, dates of included articles as late as 1988, and gives author's date of death as 1990. Sierra Club Paperback Library. Very clean like-new book. Some very minor shelf wear. 383 pages. Cover design by Paul Bacon, Photograph by Jay Dusard. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Watership Down, Adams, Richard
3 Adams, Richard Watership Down
U.S.A. Avon Books, New York 1996 0380002930 / 9780380002931 5th or later Softcover Good No DJ 4' x 7' Lawrence, John 
Used paperback. Creases on spine. Covers have a few creases, pictures are clear. Pages secure and clean. Preview of Tales From Watership Down, New Stories in the back. 494 pages. Our book number 19020. 
Price: 2.50 USD
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Watership Down, Adams, Richard
4 Adams, Richard Watership Down
U.S.A. Avon Books, a dividion of The Hearst Corporation, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10019 1975 0380002930 / 9780380002931 First Avn Books Printing: April 1975 ("R A 50 49 48 47 46 45 44 43 42 41) Softcover fair no DJ 4 
Name of previous owner on title page with the date purchased. Yellow ribbon glued into back cover for a book mark. Cover worn with much handling. Corners worn, edges worn. pages secure and clean. 478 pages includes a Lapine Glossary. Note of acknowledgement to the author of The Private Life of the Rabbit, R.M. Lockley with publisher information. Our book number 19019. 
Price: 1.50 USD
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5 Antoine, Tex Wonders of the Weather
Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, Printed in the United States of America 1962 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Signed by Author(s)
Withdrawn from library, labels, pocket inside back cover, inscribed dedication inside front cover. clothbound, very little wear. small ink mark on title page, otherwise very good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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The Birds of America, Audubon, John James, with introduction by Vogt, William
6 Audubon, John James, with introduction by Vogt, William The Birds of America
U.S.A. The MacMillan Company, New york 1941 Published November, 1937, reprinted 1941. Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket 12.5" x 9.5" x 2" Audubon, John James Hazen with love Alice June 21 -'41
12.5" x 9.5" x 2", 5.25 lbs, unpaginated. This is a family heirloom. My family. 435 Numbered Color Plates painted by John James Audubon depicting Birds and plants of America just prior to publication in 1827 - 1838. 26 pages of index and reference numbered in Roman numerals. Water mark on the front and back covers. Some soil to the outsides of the pages. Paper is aged. Plates are clean and the colors clear. "NOTE: The 435 plates in this volume were originally published by Audubon, in London, during the years 1827-1838. A superb set of the original 'Elephant Folio' plates - a set believed to be the finest in uncut state in America - has, through the courtesy of the owner, been followed in the making of the current reproductions. The bird names accompanying the present reproductions are those adopted in the Check-List of the American Ornithologists' Union. Further information about the original plates is to be found in the Transcript of Legends on the Original Plates in the back of the present volume." Our book number 1077. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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A Beginner's Guide to Cockatiels, Barrie, Anmarie
7 Barrie, Anmarie A Beginner's Guide to Cockatiels
U.S.A. T.F.H. Publications, Inc.,211 West Sylvania Ave., neptune City, NJ 07753 1986 0866223029 / 9780866223027 1st Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket 5.5 Gilroy, M., van der Meid, L., Richmond, N. and others 
5.5" x 8.75". 61 brightly illuminated pages. Full color photos throughout. Withdrawn from the library, with very ugly marker obliterating the bar code on the front cover. This marker is on top of the library stickers, and might be removable with care. No other library markings inside book. Small tear at the top of the spine. Text clean and the pages are secure. Articles on: History, Housing, Feeding, Breeding, Albino Cockatiels, Pearled Cockatiels, Cinnamon Cockatiels, Pied Cockatiels, Dilute Cockatiels, Other Color Varieties, and The Pet Cockatiel. Our book number 1092. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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The Forest and the Sea, Bates, Marston
8 Bates, Marston The Forest and the Sea
U.S.A. Vintage books, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., Random House, Inc. 1960 394-70604-8 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 4.25" x 7" 
277 pages. Very nice copy. Cover shows slight shelf wear, some nicks and scratches. Spine uncreased, pages are aged, but the book appears not to have been read. American Museum of Natural History Special Member's Edition. Our book number 36008. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Weeping Wood, Baum, Vicki
9 Baum, Vicki The Weeping Wood
U.S.A. Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York 1943 1st Hardcover Fair No Dust Jacket 5.75" x 8.5" 
5.75" x 8.5". 531 pages. Worn out at a library. Green cloth tape reinforcing spine. Pages soiled and aged. Stated First Edition. The story of Rubber, the "weeping wood" of the Brazilian Jungle, and its two-hundred year history as Rubber changed the world. Comfortable reading copy. Portion of the Dust Jacket with notes is glued on front paste-down, Price not clipped. Our book number 19146. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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The Weeping Wood, Baum, Vicki
10 Baum, Vicki The Weeping Wood
U.S.A. Sun Dial Press, Garden City, New York 1945 Second Hard Cover Fair No Dust Jacket 5.75 
5.75" x 8.25". 531 pages. Chink out of cloth at hinge, wear and fading to spine. Damage to bottom of pages 32 - 42. Text clean, pages secure, no markings in text, previous owner name and address on front endpaper. The story of Rubber, the "weeping wood" of the Brazilian Jungle, and its two-hundred year history as Rubber changed the world. Comfortable reading copy. Our book number 19151. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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BIRDS of Oklahoma, Baumgartner, Dr.s F.M. and A Marguerite, revised by
11 Baumgartner, Dr.s F.M. and A Marguerite, revised by BIRDS of Oklahoma
U.S.A. The Department of Wildlife Conservation, State of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 1954 2nd None. Ephemera: Matte Paper Pamphlet with Staples Good No Dust jacket 4 
4" x 9". Pamphlet describing the native birds in Oklahoma. Nice drawing and description of the Scissortail Flycatcher on the front, 10 paged of "Birds of Regular Occurrence" with ink drawings of some of the species in the margins. 10 pages of "Seasonal List of The Birds of Oklahoma" including "Permanent Residents" and the 'visitors' in Winter, Summer, Spring and Fall. Conservation Pledge on the back cover page. 5 pages, twice stapled in the middle and folded in half to make 20 printed pages. Some soil on the spine, some age spots on the outside. Text clean. Pamphlet not ripped or bent. Our listing number 1068. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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America's Wilderness, BBC, Lionheart Productions, BBC Worldwide America, INc., and The Reader's Digest Associations, Inc.
12 BBC, Lionheart Productions, BBC Worldwide America, INc., and The Reader's Digest Associations, Inc. America's Wilderness
U.S.A. Reader's Digest 1995 First VHS Cassettes in Slip Covers in Presentation Case. New New 7.5" x 4.5" x 3.5" 
7.5" x 4.5" x 3.5". Running time 50 minutes each Tape. The East: Forest, Wetland, Seacoast. The West:Desert, Mountain, Canyon. Alaska: River, Glacier, Meadow. New in wrappers. Never opened or viewed. Our listing number 100018. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Grand Canyon National Park, Spectacular HELICOPTER Exploration Through 2-Billion years, 1 Hour, Beerger, Norman
13 Beerger, Norman The Grand Canyon National Park, Spectacular HELICOPTER Exploration Through 2-Billion years, 1 Hour
U.S.A. Norman Beerger Productions, 3217 S. Arville St., Las Vegas, Nevada 89102 1988 1st Glossy Card-stock Box Very Good Very Good 4" x 7.5" Hagiwara, Kaz 
VHS Tape. Private Collection, viewed one or two times. 60 minutes running time. 1 hour helicopter ride over the canyon. "Critically Acclaimed. Video Taped Prior to Flight Restrictions. Includes: Route Map Detailing Events, Landmarks, Geological Facts, Figures and Theories." ANd features the music of Albinoni: Adagio; Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, Allegro Con Fuoco; Deuter: Divine Dust; Klaus Schultze: Friedrich Nietzsche; Richard Wagner: Siegfried's Funersl and Tanhouser Overture; Kitaro: Magical Sand Dance. Our listing number 100012. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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The Northern Lights, Booth, Alan, director, Produced by Cooke, Lindsay Ann; Booth, Alan; and Krepakevich, Jerry
14 Booth, Alan, director, Produced by Cooke, Lindsay Ann; Booth, Alan; and Krepakevich, Jerry The Northern Lights
Canada Yellow Knife Films/National Film Board of Canada co-production 1992 1st Plastic Clam Shell Good Good 4 Animation by bertrand Langlois, Elizabeth Lewis, Francois Aubry and Sydney Goldsmith/NFB 
Closed Captioned, a decoder is required. 47 minutes, 38 seconds. Colour. Viewed one or two times. Discover the secrets of the aurora borealis revealed through science and mythology. though science has tried to explain it and aboriginal people have passed on their beliefs...mysteries still linger. Well-made documentary. Original music by Quartet Icarus. Our listing number 100013. 
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A Bird Is Born, Bosiger, E. and Guilcher, J.-M.
15 Bosiger, E. and Guilcher, J.-M. A Bird Is Born
U.S.A. Sterling Publishing Company 1974 0-8069-3505-7 / 9780806935058 Ninth Printing Hardcover Good No Dust jacket 5.5" x 8" Hosking, E. and Noalles, R.-H. 
Ex-Library, Some shelf wear and repair to upper spine at back cover hinge. Embossed with Library stamps. Beautiful black and white photos throughout of the development of the embryo inside the egg, baby birds in the nest, and how the adults feed and fledge the nestlings. Details on Curlew, Tomtit, Owl, Gull, Bittern, Nest-Dwellers and Nest-Leavers, Heron, Swallow, Shrike, Blackbird, Crossbill, Nuthatch and Nightingale. There are even pictures of CHICKENS! Our book number 1005. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Deserts, Brandt, Keith
16 Brandt, Keith Deserts
U.S.A. Troll Associates, Mahwah, New Jersey 1985 0-8167-0263-2 / 9780816702633 1st Soft Cover Good No Dust Jacket 6" x 8.5" Watling, James 
6" x 8.5". 30 pages. Withdrawn from the library. NO creases or marks in text. No dates on card...new old book. Some fading and soil to cover and one wrinkle at the spine. Discusses deserts from the arctic to the Kalahari. Our book number 36055. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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Our Stolen Future, Colborn, Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; and Myers, John Peterson
17 Colborn, Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; and Myers, John Peterson Our Stolen Future
U.S.A. A Dutton Book, Published by the Penguin Group 1996 0-525-93982-2 / 9780525939825 First Printing, March 1996 Hard Cover Good Good 6.25" x 9.25" Cohen, Jesse 
6.25" x 9.25". 307 pages. Ex-Library. Corner cut from front endpaper. NOT PRICE CLIPPED. Dust Jacket protected by library plastic. Foreword by Al Gore, inventor of the internet. Discussion and history of hormonal responses to chemical pollutants in the environment. Raises concerns for the survival of the species. Explores scientific research linking pollutants to "ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS" as a threat to reproduction. Book very clean, no marks in text. Our book number 36032. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Year of the Golden Moon; An Adirondack Book, Cornwell, George
18 Cornwell, George Year of the Golden Moon; An Adirondack Book
New York Vantage Press 1975 First Edition Hardcover Good Cood 8 To the King Family with regards and best wishes..
8" x 5.5", 54 pages. Book inscribed and signed by the author. Cover had had some damage, chunk missing from corner of front to spine, rubbing and nicks to cover. Clean text. Poetry celebrating nature. Errata notes laid-in and pasted to credits page. Our book number 46049. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Dinosaurs and more Dinosaurs, Craig, M. Jean
19 Craig, M. Jean Dinosaurs and more Dinosaurs
U.S.A. Scholastic Book Services 1982 0590324233 / 9780590324236 2nd Soft Cover Good No Dust Jacket 6 Solonevich, George 
6" x 8". 96 pages. Paper discolored. Name of previous owner and date of purchase on title page. Part of a classroom set from a teacher. Never read. No markings in text, no creases on spine. Forty two kinds of Dinosaurs. Our book number 49069. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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Exploring America's Valleys From the Shenandoah to the Rio Grande, Crum, Richard M., Ed., (and others)
20 Crum, Richard M., Ed., (and others) Exploring America's Valleys From the Shenandoah to the Rio Grande
U.S.A. Special Publications Division, National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C. 1986 Second Printing, 1986 Hard Cover Very Good Good (Library Stickers) 7.25" x 10.25" 
7.25" x 10.25". 200 pages. Beautiful book, as new inside. Withdrawn from the library, apparently without having been read. The only marks in the book are on the endpapers. Sticker on Dust Jacket. Colour photography throughout. Our book number 36043. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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