Category: Natural History, Outdoors, Conservation


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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 Biological Survey: How Birds Can Take Their Own Portraits, by Hon. George Shiras, 3rd.: Encouraging Birds Around The Home, by Frede... View more info

The Log of a Sea Angler

By: Holder, Charles Frederick

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36007

Condition: Good

Cover is in fair condition, Gold Lettering bright, some scratches to the cloth, cloth is slightly buckled on the front. Front facing endpaper, blank page, and title pages are separated as a group from the binding. Some cracking of the binding, but no other loose pages. Yellowing of paper. 385 pages. Text is clean. 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". 13 B&W photographs of birds at OWEN PARK in Tulsa, Oklahoma, included in an article "by the editor of Parks & Recreation",... 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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Canoeing and Camping Beyond the Basics

By: Jacobson, Cliff

Price: $6.00

Publisher: U.S.A., ICS Books, Inc., Merrillville, Indiana: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: 36049

ISBN: 0-934802-80-7

Condition: Very Good

6" x 9". 186 pages. Clean book, minor shelf wear, no writing or marks n text, no creases on spine. Seems as though it has not been read. Wilderness canoeing. Our book number 36049. View more info

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A Woodland Garden; how to create a garden in harmony with nature

By: Johnson, A.T.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: United States, The Lyons Press: 1999

Edition: First Lyons Press edition

Seller ID: 26014

ISBN: 1558219064

Condition: Very Good

8.25" x 5.5", 232 pages. Clean, unread paperback. First published in 1937. !999 edition has an introduction by Charles Elliott. Original foreward by The Right Honorable Lord Aberconway C.B.E., V.M.H., President of the Royal Horticultural Society, a VERY important least in his own mind. A horticulture magazine garden classic. Thank goodness "Mr. Johnson writes about his woodland garden with delightful modesty and much charm. He aimed at preserving the natural wild character of the wood, and this principle guided his choice of plants and the formation of paths, glades, and borders." ... View more info

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The Inland Island

By: Johnson, Josephine W.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster, Rockefekker Center, 630 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10020: 1969

Edition: 1st edition, 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2201

ISBN: 671-20177-8

Condition: Very Good

159 pages. Jacket notes cut out and taped to inside covers. Library book, withdrawn. Cover tight and pages clean. Book is like new inside, some marks from the library on endpapers and pocket, residue from library stickers outside. "a powerful, evocative and lyrical description of nature's changes, wonders, and tragedies recorded in the twelve months of the year by a marvelously perceptive and original observer--Josephine Johnson." Illustrations by Mel Kapholz. Second Printing. 1969. SBN 671-20177-8. Our book number 2201. View more info

Four Years in Paradise

By: Johnson, Osa

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Halcyon House, Garden City, New York: 1944

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 21604

Condition: Very Good

1944 Halcyon House. Clean book in excellent condition. crack in the paper hingeinside front does not compromise the integrity of the spine. Photographs and account of trips in Africa. Lady adventurer, Osa Johnson. Many black & White full page photographs, 345 pages. Green cloth boards, some wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. Well cared for in a private collection. View more info

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Night Life, Nature from Dusk to Dawn

By: Kappel-Smith, Diana

Price: $13.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Little, Brown and Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36035

ISBN: 0-316-48300-1

Condition: Good

5.75" x 8.5". 312 pages. Withdrawn from the library. Dust Jacket has library sticker on spine, protected by library plastic cover, Not price clipped. Front endpaper has a chunk cut from the corner. Text clean. Spine and Boards in excellent condition. Exploration of nocturnal wildlife in several different ecosystems. Even discusses CORALS at war. Our book number 36035. View more info

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Animal, Vegetable, Miracle; A Year of Food Life

By: Kingsolver, Barbara

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, HarperCollins Publishers: 2007

Edition: seventh printing

Seller ID: 11032

ISBN: 0060852550

Condition: Good

6.5" x 9.5", 370 pages. Clean Ex-Library. Single sticker on spine, previous owner's stamp, covered by marker inside on front end paper. NOT price-clipped. Dust jacket in good condition other than the single sticker. "With characteristic poetry and pluck, Barbara Kingsolver and her family sweep readers along on their journey away from industrial-food pipeline to a rural life in which they vow to buy only food raised in their own neighborhood, grow it themselves, or learn to live without it." Narrative, recipes, illustrations. Our book number 11032. View more info

Miocene Stratigraphy of California

By: Kleinpell, Robert M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa Oklahoma, U.S.A., Composed and printed by George BAnta Publishing Company, Menasha, Wisconsin, U.S.A.: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2027

Condition: Good

Several full-size charts in a pocket inside the back cover. 450 pages. Withdrawn from Oil company library. From the library of leading twentieth century research engineer. Cover has been eaten away in patches. Pages clean and spine tight. all pages perfect, charts perfect. Cover ugly. View more info

Into Thin Air: A personal account of the Mt. Everest Disaster

By: Krakauer, Jon

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Villard Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4033

ISBN: 0679457526

Condition: Good

Ex-Library, covers protected with library plastic protector, pocket inside the back pages, Maps on the endpapers are not defaced. very few library markings, pages clean, text clean, book tight. Looks like a first edition, numbers read'4 6 8 9 7 5 3,' perhaps the third printing. View more info

The Mushroom Handbook

By: Krieger, Louis Charles Christopher

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A.: Dover Pubns: 1967

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 26002

ISBN: 0486218619

Condition: Very Good

First Dover edition, reprint of the 1936 original. Very clean nice copy. Ex-library. Some minor shelf wear to the edges and corners, spine has been creased from reading, but not badly. pages tight, text clean. Full descriptions of more than 225 species of mushrooms with the best artistic renderings. 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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A Sand County Almanac

By: Leopold, Aldo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: Illustrated

Seller ID: 36073

Condition: Very Good

152 pages, 9.25" x 11.25" Clean book, personal message as a gift in 1980 inside front endpapers. Dust Jacket has tears and scuffs, but is complete and will be protected in plastic. Coffee-table book. Lavishly illustrated with Photographs of the Leopold Memorial Reserve taken by Tom Algire. Introduction by Hal Borland. Afterward by Nina Leopold Bradley. Big lovely edition of the 1948 text in a fabulous setting. Our book number 36073. View more info

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A Sand County Almanac

By: Leopold, Aldo

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, A Galaxy Book, Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: 3rd

Seller ID: 36071

ISBN: 0195007778

Condition: fair

226 pages, 5.25" x 8". Used paperback, some creasing on spine. Some wraparound stains on spine to back and front covers. Some soil. Previous owner's name stamped in red inside on first page. Cover art by Charles Schwartz. Our book number 36071. 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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A River Runs Through It

By: Maclean, Norman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, The University Of Chicago Press: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 22217

ISBN: 0226500586

Condition: Very Good

124 pages. 9.25"x 7.25". Writing in pen on top of front page, otherwise pages clean, no foxing. Block firm. Dust jacket clean. Color photographs of the Big Blackfoot River by Joel Snyder. Our book number 22217. View more info

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Succulent Plants

By: Marshall, W. Taylor

Price: $89.95

Publisher: SAWYER'S, Portland Oregon: 1947

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 26003

Condition: Very Good

Some minor shelf wear to the corners and edges. Binding tight, pages slightly aged, text clean, pages secure and unmarked. Private collection. No markings. Published by Sawyer's, Portland Oregon, SECOND EDITION 1947. Our book number 26003 View more info

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Earth Ponds

By: Matson, Tim

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Vermont, The Countryman Press:

Edition: Second Edition, Revised and Expanded, Seventh Printing 1997

Seller ID: 26021

ISBN: 0881501557

Condition: Very Good

8" x 10", 150 pages. Second Edition, Revised and Expanded, Seventh Printing 1997. A new book with some aging to the edges and corners from shelf wear. The Country Pond Maker's Guide to Building, Maintenance and Restoration. A "bucolic art form." Our book number 26021. View more info