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The Essential Cockatiel

By: Higdon, Pamela Leis, consulting editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Howell Book House, Macmillan: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1120

ISBN: 1-58245-027-7

Condition: Very Good


6.5" x 7.75". 94 pages. Clean book in new condition. Some very light shelf wear. All you need to know for successful Cockatiel keeping. Even a nice pull-out page in the back on card stock for a photo and notes about your new pet. Our listing number 1120. View more info

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All About Rabbits

By: Hirschhorn, Howard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, T.F.H. Publications, Inc., 211 West Sylvania Avenue, P.O. Box 27, Neptune City, N.J. 07753: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1099

ISBN: 0-87666-760-4

Condition: Near Fine


5.5" x 8.25". 96 pages. Glossy cover, Glossy and matte color pictures throughout, interspersed with black and white. Very clean copy. No markings. Chapters include: WHAT ABOUT RABBITS?; RABBIT HOUSING; SHIPMENT OF RABBITS; FEEDING; HEALTH; BREEDING; RABBIT HANDLING; RABBIT CLUBS, STANDARDS and SHOWS; PROFITABLE COMMERCIAL ASPECTS OF RAISING ANIMALS; FINAL THOUGHTS ON RABBIT THEORY. Thorough coverage of the subject. Pretty pictures, well presented. Good guide for the new... View more info

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Park Birds, Plates and Text by Wallace Hughes, Tulsa, Oklahoma

By: Hughes, Wallace

Price: $150.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Reprinted from Parks and Recreation Official Publications. From the press of Wilson-Hall Company, Rockford, Illinois: 1944

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 1067

Condition: Very Good


7" x 10". Orange Card Stock Cover with Black Printing has watermark on the upper right corner in front and some water marking along the edge on the back cover. Appears to have a drip from a fountain pen near the hinge on the front cover. Otherwise cover in good condition with little shelf wear. 36 glossy pages with 1 color plate and 12 black and white full-page plates of early work of Wallace Hughes, "a promising young artists. Wallace Hughes is now in his early twenties... View more info

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Practical Poultry Farming, New and Revised Edition

By: Hurd, Louis M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.S.A., THE MACMILLAN COMPANY, NEW YORK: 1931

Edition: Second

Inscription: From the library of William M. Langley, 1931

Seller ID: 1015

Condition: Very Good


454 pages. The Rural Science Series, L.H. Bailey Editor. This book is from the library of William M. Langley and was purchased new by him in 1931. Some fingerprints on the first two pages and in the index, Interior clean after that. Illustrations of Chicken diseases, pests, housing, breeds, tools, how to make and service your own poultry houses. Excellent book for the serious keeper of chickens. Our book number 1015. View more info

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The Lion's Kingdom

By: Independent Wildlife, Ltd. and Partridge Films

Price: $6.00

Publisher: U.S>A., Acorn Media: 1996

Edition: first

Seller ID: 100017

ISBN: 1-56938-140-2

Condition: Good


7.5" x 4.5" x 3.5". Three VHS tapes. Approximately 51 minutes each. Lions from THE PLAINS, THE DESERTS, and FORESTS AND HIGHLANDS. Used, viewed. Good condition. Address labels on all three casettes and outer case. Our listing number 100017. View more info

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Five Acres and Independence, A Handbook for Small Farm Management

By: Kains, M. G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United States, Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1973

Edition: Republication of the Second Revised and Enlarged Edition (January 1940) omitting Chapter 52

Seller ID: 17035

ISBN: 0486209741

Condition: New


8.5" x 5.5", 397 pages and 14 pages of Catalog of Selected Dover Books. New book. How to go back to the soil. Small scale farming guide. Republication of the Second Revised and Enlarged Edition (January 1940) omitting the obsolete Chapter 52 'The farm Library.' Unabridged. Our book number 17035. View more info

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Poultry Culture Sanitation and Hygiene

By: Kaupp, B.F., M.S., D.V.M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Printed in America, W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia and London: 1915

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1016

Condition: Very Good


418 pages. Some discoloration on the facing page to the title page. Book is quite sound, clean text, some shelf wear to the cover. Some light spotting to the outsides of the closed pages. Covers breeds of poultry and anatomy, Breeding, Hygiene and Sanitation, Construction of Poultry Houses, Diseases (Contagious and Non-Contagious), Parasites, Feed, Dressing the birds, Marketing Feathers, Eggs, Showing Birds, and Constructing the equipment you will need yourself. "With 19... View more info

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Gerbils

By: Kotter, Engelbert, in collaboration with Ehrenstein, Ehrenfried

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Printed in China, Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 250 Wireless Boulevard, Hauppauge, New York 11788: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1090

ISBN: 0-7641-0939-1

Condition: Very Good


6.5" x 8". A Complete Pet Owner's Manual. Translated from the German by Helgard Niewisch, D.V.M. With A Special Chapter on behavior and Activities. 64 pages, lavishly illustrated with color photographs and Black & White drawings by Ms. Holzner. Book as new. Private collection. Our book number 1090. View more info

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In Praise of Wolves

By: Lawrence, R.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Henry Holt & Co: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36006

ISBN: 0030015979

Condition: Very Good


Nice Dust Jacket, first edition, price not clipped. Previous owner's name stamped inside front endpapers. Slight soil to side edges of closed pages. Text clean, Spine secure. Fading to very top edges of DJ, slight shelf wear to top edge/corners. Designed by Ann Gold. View more info

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The Contrary Farmer

By: Logsdon, Gene

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Green Publishing Company, White River Junction, Vermont: 1995

Edition: First paperback printing March, 1995

Seller ID: 1106

ISBN: 0-930031-74-1

Condition: Very Good


6" x 9". 240 pages. Book in very good condition. Seems not o have been read yet. In praise of the small family farm. Discussing the economics and mechanics of farming your own small farm. Cottage Farming. Our book number 1106. View more info

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The Contrary Farmer

By: Logsdon, Gene

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing Company, Chelsea Green Publishing Company: 1995

Edition: First paperback printing March, 1995

Seller ID: 17037

ISBN: 0930031741

Condition: Like New


9" x 6", 237 pages. New book, never read, some very minor shelf wear to edges and corners. Amusing guide to farming a family farm. Advice, suggestions, and humor. Our book number 17037. View more info

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Great Gorillas

By: McGovern, Ann

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Scholastic Book Services: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: 36045

ISBN: 0-590-30547-6

Condition: Very Good


7.5" x 9". 40 pages. "Carl" on cover, name of previous owner and year on title page. New book. Appears to be from a set owned by a teacher for the classroom. Not read. Excellent science book for children in the elementary years, text clean and unmarked. Our book number 36045. View more info

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The Original Birdhouse Book

By: McNeil, Don

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Bird Watcher's Digest Press, P.O. Box 110, Marietta, Ohio 45750, 614.373.5285: 1993

Edition: Eighth

Seller ID: 1076

ISBN: 0914718363

Condition: Used - Like New


Eighth Edition, 1993. 112 pages. Chapters include: A Simple Birdhouse, One Swallow Does Not Make A Summer, The Martins, Tiny Tenants, Woodpeckers, Wood Ducks, Owls and Kestrels, The Shelf Nest Specialists, Predators and Competitors, Feeders and Extras, Baths and Beverage, Bluebirds Sing With Sadness, U.S. and Metric Measures, Birdhouses and Shelf Dimensions, Further Reading, and an Index. Our book number 1076. View more info

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The Merk Poultry Serviceman's Manual

By: Merck

Price: $34.95

Publisher: U.S.A., MERCK Chemical Division, Rahway, New Jersey: 1967

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 1006

Condition: Good


7.25 inches x 4.5 inches, 220 pages, and ten blank leaves for Memoranda. Aside from the water spot on lover edge of front cover, book seems not to have been used. Otherwise in Very Good condition. Updates folded into the pages. Our book number 1006. View more info

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The Story of Birds for Audubon Juniors

By: Miller, Shirley

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Audubon Society, 1130 Fifth Ave., New York 28, NY: 1964

Seller ID: 1071

Condition: Good


8.5" x 11". Used copy. Clean text, but the miniature color plates have all been very neatly applied in the correct positions to illustrate the text. (Book came with a sheet of miniature Color Plates of Audubon paintings for the reader to apply to the text). Complete course in beginning bird conservation and observation including: What Is A Bird, How To Get Acquainted With Birds, How Birds Get A Living, How To Attract Birds (pattern for a bird house, illustrations for fee... View more info

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The Story of Birds for Audubon Juniors

By: Miller, Shirley

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Audubon Society, 1130 Fifth Ave. New York 28, N.Y.: 1964

Seller ID: 1073

Condition: Very Good


8.5" x 11", 22 pages. Copy has not been used, has only sustained some wear through time and travel. Original undamaged Miniature Color Plates of Audubon paintings for the reader to apply to appropriate boxes indicated in the text. Complete course in beginning bird conservation and observation including: What Is A Bird, How To Get Acquainted With Birds, How Birds Get A Living, How To Attract Birds (pattern for a bird house, illustrations for feeders), Where To Find Birds,... View more info

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Come, Sit, Stay

By: Moore, Arden

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Irvine, California, U.S.A., Bow Tie Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1000

ISBN: 1931993424

Condition: Very Good


Text clean, binding secure. Read a few times. Belongs in Humor much more than Pet Training, though it IS possible to accomplish some discipline, just not so much with our dog. 64 pages. Our book number 1000. View more info

Bean Blossom Dreams

By: Murphey, Sallyann J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: United States, Hearst Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4048

ISBN: 0688123252

Condition: Very Good


8.5" x 5.75", 318 pages. Very clean copy of a first edition, no dust jacket. First person account of first-time farmers, homesteading memoir. Our book number 4048. View more info

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A Book of Country Things

By: Needham, Walter; Mussey, Barrows

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United States, The Stephen Greene Press, Battleboro Vermont: 1965

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 29081

Condition: Good


8.25" x 5.75", 166 pages. Clean copy in good condition, some wear to the dust jacket. Text pristine, cover shows minor wear to edges, a small amount of fading top and bottom of spine. Reminiscences of Walter Needham's GRANDFATHER as told to Barrows Mussey about the country life in Vermont after 1833. Conversations recorded during the 1940s and first published in SE POST after WWII. Our book number 29081. View more info

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The Running Press Book of Turtles

By: Nicholls, Richard E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Running Press, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36046

ISBN: 0-914294-86-5

Condition: Poor


7" x 10". 150 pages. Grand treatise on the tortoise. Worn, held together by tape and good will. Withdrawn from the library. PAges are clean, images clean, Cover worn, spine repaired. "...its Turtles all the way down." The world rides on the back of a great turtle. We all know that. This is an excellent book on the species, illustrated with thirteen beautiful paintings by Verlin Miller. Regardless of the condition of the spine, the contents are in beautiful shape. Our boo... View more info