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How To Live With A Neurotic Cat

By: Baker, Stephen

Price: $6.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Warner Books, Inc., 1272 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1091

ISBN: 0-446-38640-5

Condition: very Good


6" x 8". Private collection. Humorous approach to cat ownership, with understanding the feline mind deemed impossible from the first. Last question in the book, "Can the neurotic Cat be cured?" 128 pages. Book like new. Our book number 1091. View more info

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A Beginner's Guide to Cockatiels

By: Barrie, Anmarie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: U.S.A., T.F.H. Publications, Inc.,211 West Sylvania Ave., neptune City, NJ 07753: 1986

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1092

ISBN: 0866223029

Condition: Good


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 Withdrawn from the library, with very ugly marker obliterating the bar code on the front cover.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, P... View more info

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BIRDS of Oklahoma

By: Baumgartner, Dr.s F.M. and A Marguerite, revised by

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Department of Wildlife Conservation, State of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: 1954

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 1068

Condition: Good


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 m... View more info

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Teach Your Dog Tricks

By: Benjamin, Carol

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Weekly reader Books, Middletown, Connecticut: 1980

Edition: 1st edition, later printing

Seller ID: 1115

Condition: Fair


5.5" x 8". 64 pages. Surface of front cover has a portion missing, we must assume this was lost in the process of the previous owner of the book teaching one of the tricks to their dog. Humor always lifts the spirits, offered in good humor with damage aforementioned. Paper aged. Good humored dog training. Sound avdice with a smile. Very reasonable ways to teach your dog his tricks. Our book number 1115. View more info

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A Bird Is Born

By: Bosiger, E. and Guilcher, J.-M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sterling Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 1005

ISBN: 0806935057

Condition: Good


95 pages. 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 b... View more info

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Profitable Pasture management

By: Chessmore, Roy A., Agronomist, The Kerr Foundation, Inc., Agricultural Division, Poteau, Oklahoma

Price: $14.95

Publisher: U.S.A., The Interstate Printers & Publishers, Danville, Ohio: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1111

Condition: Good


6.25" x 9.25". 424 pages. Book in Very good condition with MUCH neatly done highlighting and underlining, Carefully printed notes inside the back cover. A book on raising forage. Written by people who DO this, not theorists. Very much needed in the extreme drought conditions currently in effect across the regions where feed is cultivated. Our book number 1111. View more info

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Metaframe Tropical Aquarium Fishes, Freshwater and Marine

By: Cust, George and Cox, Graham

Price: $5.95

Publisher: U.S.A., UNICOM: 1972

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed "Happy Birthday, June 12 - 1976, Love, M

Seller ID: 1104

Condition: Good


8.5" x 11.25". 144 pages. Inscribed "Happy Birthday, June 12 - 1976, Love, Mother" inside on front facing page. Some light soil and wear to cover. Inside very clean. Pages secure, no marks in text. Many B&W and Colour photographs. Chapters are Freshwater Fishes: Management of the Freshwater Aquarium, Foods and Nutrition, Anatomy and Physiology of Fishes, Breeding Freshwater Fishes, Catalogue of Fishes; Marine Fishes: Equipment for the Marine Aquarium, establishing a tro... View more info

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Your Chickens, A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing

By: Damerow, Gail

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Storey Books, Pownal, Vermont 05261: 1993

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1043

ISBN: 0882668234

Condition: Good


157 pages. Slight curl to front cover. Text clean, Book in clean new condition, besides the slight shelf wear to the front cover. Text clean. Everything you need to know about chickens to get started. Gail Damerow is simply the BEST. Our book number 1043. View more info

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Let's Discover Warm-Blooded Animals

By: Daniels, Patricia; Managing Editor

Price: $4.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Raintree Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 1117

ISBN: 0-8127-1754-1

Condition: Fair


1981. I.S.B.N.0-8127-1754-1. 8.5" x 11". 80 pages. Withdrawn from the library. Stickers and markings on endpapers, wear to the outside. Text not marked, spine and pages clean and secure. Colorful photographs and paintings throughout. Birds, Mammals, Gnawing Animals, Sea Mammals, Meat Eaters, Hoofed Animals, How Animals Live, Glossary, Further Reading, Questions To Think About, Projects, and an Index. our book number 1117. View more info

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The Origin of the Species

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1998

Seller ID: 49078

ISBN: 0375751467

Condition: Fair


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. View more info

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prisoned chickens poisoned eggs; an inside look at the modern poultry industry

By: Davis, Karen, Ph.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Book Publishing Company, P.O. Box 99, Summertown, Tennessee: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1039

ISBN: 1570670323

Condition: Very Good


175 pages. Book clean and unmarked. "A shocking expose of the poultry and egg industry from animal rights activist Karen Davis." This will make you plan to raise your own chickens, and possible to refuse any others. Our book number 1039. View more info

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Green Anoles

By: de Vosjoli, Philippe

Price: $4.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Printed in Singapore, The Herpetocultural Library, Advanced Vivarium Systems, Mission Viejo, California: 2001

Seller ID: 1085

ISBN: 1-882770-65-x

Condition: very Good


64 pages. The only markings are the notes inside the back cover recording births of baby anoles. Very clean, unmarked copy. Very good guide to the green anole health and requirements. The dietary requirements of these very charming small wild animals are demanding. Their health is subject to the quality of lighting, heating, and the available supply of live crickets and other necessary nutrients. Mr. de Vosjoli has a wonderful understanding of the needs of reptiles. Our ... View more info

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Invite Birds to Your Home; Conservation Plantings for the Southeast

By: Dillon, Olan W. Jr., biologist, SCS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Superintendant of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402: 1975

Seller ID: 1062

Condition: Very Good


10 1/4" x 7 5/8". 15 pages. Program Aid 1093. Clean text. Little wear. Discusses plants, shrubs and trees to attract birds in the Southeast United States. Our listing number 1062. View more info

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Poisonous Dwellers of the Desert

By: Dodge, Natt N., edited by Murphy, Dan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Published in cooperation with the National Park Service by Southwest parks and Monuments Association: 1995

Edition: 24th Printing, 2,000 copies

Seller ID: 36027

ISBN: 0911408444

Condition: Good


6" x 9". An absolute necessity for anyone living in the Great Southwest. Careful descriptions of Scorpions and spiders, snakes and other dangerous poisonous animals. Suggestions for treatment, phone numbers of the poison control offices in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. 40 pages. Every sort of Poisonous Insect and Reptile discussed and a section on HARMLESS CREATURES MISTAKENLY BELIEVED POISONOUS. I learned invaluable information just checking it for this listing. Of imm... View more info

The Horse Whisperer

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, U.S.A.: Dell Pub Co: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19702

ISBN: 0440222656

Condition: Good


November, 1996. No other editions mentioned. Well read used paperback. shows shelf wear and use. creases on spine. pages secure and text clean. View more info

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Small Scale Poultry Keeping

By: Feltwell, Ray

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Faber and Faber: 1992

Edition: 4th

Seller ID: 1012

ISBN: 0-571-16699-7

Condition: Good


176 pages. "A Guide to Free-Range Poultry Production" 1992, new updated edition. No signs of wear. Paper slightly aged, but clean. Our book number 1012. View more info

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All About Pets, Told in Stories

By: Gask, Lillian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Printed in Great Britain, Thomas Y. Crowell Company, Publishers, New York: undated @ 1930

Seller ID: 1131

Condition: Good


8" x 5.5". 224 pages. Green embossed cloth boards, soil and wear to block and corners of book cover, back cover starting to detach, endpapers not broken yet. Previous owner's name on front endpaper in pencil, but no year notated. Dogs, cats, pigeons, ponies, parrots, hens, donkeys, rabbits, mice, canaries, squirrels, funny pets and splendid pets. Pretty much covers the subject, less fishies. Our book number 1131. View more info

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Your First Goldfish

By: Gilbert, Mariana

Price: $2.95

Publisher: U.S.A., T.F.H. Publications, Inc., Neptune, N.J. 07753: 1996

Seller ID: 1082

Condition: Very Good


35 pages. Clean, small stain on outer edged of closed pages. Bright color photographs throughout. History, Aquariums, Tanks, Filtration, Aeration, Light, Temperature, Water, Gravel, Rocks, Plants. Aquascaping. Feeding Goldfish. Varieties of Goldfish. Breeding. Ailments, and a Bibliography. Interspersed with some unobtrusive Product Placement. Our book number 1082. View more info

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Training Llamas To Drive

By: Goldsmith, Bobra

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., A Hartworks production, distributed by Juniper Ridge Press.: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1098

Condition: Very Good


2 Hours. Includes sections (delineated on the cover by increments of minutes and seconds from the beginning) teaching Preparing the Llama for Driving, Fitting the Harness, Choosing a route, First Lesson, Technique for teaching the touch of the reins, introducing the llama to the cart for the first time, riding in the cart for the first time, competition, interacting with horses....Everything one needs to know about Llama Cart driving. Distributed by Quality Llama Product... View more info

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The Book of Birds

By: Henshaw, Kennard, Cook, Nelson with a forward by Gilbert Grosvenor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: 1927

Edition: Revised New Edition, 7th edition

Seller ID: 1060

Condition: Fair


7" x 10". 252 pages. Many many color plates, drawings and photographs. Subtitle: Birds of Town and Country, The Warblers, and American Game Birds. With 331 Color Portraits of North American Birds and 129 Illustrations in Black and White. "Foreward by Dr. Gilbert Grosvenor, President of the National Geographic Society: Common Birds of Town and Country, Friends of Our Forests -- The Warblers, and American Game Birds, by Henry W. Henshaw, formerly Chief United States Biolog... View more info