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The Best of Edward Abbey, Abbey, Edward, editor
1 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
2 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
3 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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ABA Quarterly, Summer 2000, American Bantam Association
4 American Bantam Association ABA Quarterly, Summer 2000
U.S.A. American Bantam Association, P.O. Box 127, Augusta, NJ 07822-0127 2000 Soft Cover As New No Dust Jacket 5.5" x 8.5" 
25 pages. News and reports from various chapters, minutes of the Semi-Anual meeting. Argument put forth under the title of NEW MATH for raising the fees and diminishing the sizes of flocks and shows by Dan Dykes, in Texas. DUTCH BANTAMS IN RED QUILLS AND BLUE-RED QUILLS by Roy Schell, of Alabama reprinted from 1990 ABA Yearbook. LESSONS FROM THE GEESE philosophical column and an interesting list of names for groups of birds reprinted from 1962 Time-Life Books Nature Library called A PLURALITY OF BIRDS. Our book number 1037 
Price: 2.50 USD
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The Forest and the Sea, Bates, Marston
5 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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BIRDS of Oklahoma, Baumgartner, Dr.s F.M. and A Marguerite, revised by
6 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.
7 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
8 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
9 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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Deserts, Brandt, Keith
10 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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Year of the Golden Moon; An Adirondack Book, Cornwell, George
11 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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Exploring America's Valleys From the Shenandoah to the Rio Grande, Crum, Richard M., Ed., (and others)
12 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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The Practical Cogitator or The Thinker's Anthology, Curtis, Charles P. Jr., and Greenslet, Ferris (selected and edited by)
13 Curtis, Charles P. Jr., and Greenslet, Ferris (selected and edited by) The Practical Cogitator or The Thinker's Anthology
U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin Company - Boston, The Riverside Press Cambridge 1945 1st Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket 4.5 Earle, Edison (decorations by) 
4.5" x 7.5". 577 pages. An anthology of prose, poetry and thought, ancient and modern, with an emphasis on the modern. Small stain on corner of front cover and wear to that corner. Cloth on boards. Minor shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. Pages clean, paper slightly aged. "The editors laid down certain rules: Nothing that is probably already too familiar or too accessible. Nothing purely inspirational, nothing sentimental. And yet nothing cynical. Nobility of thought keeps on the crown of the road, out of the gutters..." Looks like exactly the right book for the Poet-Philosopher in you. Categories: Man in Search of Himself, He Solicits His Past, He Turns to Nature, And Scrutinizes Her, And Himself, He Lives with His Fellows, They Better Their Condition, They Must Have Peace, Security and Liberty, And Justice, He Seeks Beauty, And Friendship and Love, And Even Something More, He Takes Better Aim. If ever there was a book for the real thinking person, this was it. Aside from the stain and damage to the lower front corner, a very nice copy. Our listing number 48028. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Guide to the Appalachian Trail and Side Trails in The Shenandoah National Park, Dalrymple, Dana and Helen
14 Dalrymple, Dana and Helen Guide to the Appalachian Trail and Side Trails in The Shenandoah National Park
U.S.A. The Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, Washington, D.C. 1973 Seventh Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 4.5" x 6.5" 
4.5" x 6.5". 263 pages. Clean copy. No markings. Minor shelf wear to exterior. Pages clean and spine not broken, some wrinkles in the glue/paper on the spine. Be sure to take a lot of water and a compass. Not meant as a map, text only. Instructions on how to use the guide in the front. Our book number 1112. Please note: our books numbers 1113 and 1114 are companion volumes to this one, and 1114 includes a map of the NY portion of the trail. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Guide to the Appalachian Trail from the Susquehanna River to the Shenandoah National Park, Dalrymple, Dana and Helen with assistance from Hicks, Bernis and Strahl, Violet
15 Dalrymple, Dana and Helen with assistance from Hicks, Bernis and Strahl, Violet Guide to the Appalachian Trail from the Susquehanna River to the Shenandoah National Park
U.S.A. The Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, 1718 N Street, N.W., Washington, D.C 1974 Ninth Edition Soft Cover Good No Dust Jacket 4.25" x 6.5" 
4.25" x 6.5". Clean and in Very Good condition, no markings in the text. Pages secure and spine not creased. Some shelf wear to front cover. 194 pages with ten pages at the back with space to send suggestions to the Club for improvement. Not intended as a map, text only. Take your compass and a lot of water. Instructions on using the Guide at the front. Our book number 1113. Please Note: our books numbers 1112 and 1114 are Companion Guides to this one. 1114 has map of the NY-NJ portion of the trail. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Origin of the Species, Darwin, Charles
16 Darwin, Charles The Origin of the Species
New York The Modern Library 1998 0375751467 / 9780375751462 Softcover Fair No Dust jacket 7.25 
7.25" x 4.75" x 2". 689 pages. Clean text, spine curved and sagged, soil to page block, remainder mark inside front cover, Wear to corners and edges. The Origin of the Species By Means of Natural Selection Or The Preservation of Favored Races In The Struggle For Life. Our book number 49078. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Fight for Survival, A Companion to the Audubon Television Series, DiSilvestro, Roger L.
17 DiSilvestro, Roger L. Fight for Survival, A Companion to the Audubon Television Series
U.S.A. John Wiley & Sons, Professional and Trade Division, 605 Third Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10158-0012 1990 0-471-50835-7 / 9780471508359 1st Hard Cover Good Fair 12.25" x 9.25" Chichester, Page 
12.25" x 9.25". 284 pages. FOUR POUNDS. Withdrawn from library. Previous owner and library pocket inside front cover. No other markings. Dust Jacket has taken a beating, boards are in very good condition, interior is also in very good condition."passionately written report from the frontlines of the battle to preserve a number of endangered species..." Our book number 36063. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The How and Why Wonder Book of Ecology, Grossman, Shelley and MAry Louise
18 Grossman, Shelley and MAry Louise The How and Why Wonder Book of Ecology
U.S.A. Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, New York, A National General Company 1971 0-448-04070-0 / 9780448040707 1st Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket 8.5" x 11" Grossman, Shelley 
8.5" x 11". 48 pages. Withdrawn from the library. Some stickers removed, some pencil marks have been erased, some stamps from library system. Library binding, intended as a classroom textbook (assignment chart in front) some wear to corners and cover. Clean text, spine and pages in good condition. Looks like a book for middle grades. Vocabulary is full, not restrained as for elementary. Colour and black and white photographs illustrating text throughout. Our book number 36064. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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19 Grosvenor, Donna K.; Foster, Larry The Blue Whale: The Story of Big Blue
Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: Natl Geographic Society 1977 0870442430 / 9780870442438 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
presents a year in the life of a blue whale and her offspring. ex-library book in excellent condition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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a Fern is Born, Guilcher, J.M. and Noailles, R.H.
20 Guilcher, J.M. and Noailles, R.H. a Fern is Born
U.S.A. Sterling Publishing Co., Inc, 419 Park Avenue South, New York, N.Y. 10016 1973 080693512X / 9780806935126 1971 edition, Second Printing, 1973 Hard COver Very Good No Dust Jacket 5.5" x 8" 
5.5" x 8". 96 pages. Withdrawn from the library, embossed library stamp on pocket and title page. Paper very slightly aged, text clean, black and white photos are pristine. Beautiful book in Library Binding, spine reinforced with library tape. Very good condition. Chapters on Tropical, Temperate-zone, Eagle, Male, Female, Maidenhair, Black Maidenhair, Scale, Hart's-Tongue, Blechnum, Royal and Filmy FERNS. Also the Polypody, and a chapter just for Lovers of Ferns. This series was very well done, and the books are delightful. The photography very nice. Our book number 36033. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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