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The Forest and the Sea

By: Bates, Marston

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Vintage books, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., Random House, Inc.: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36008

ISBN: 394-70604-8

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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America's Wilderness

By: BBC, Lionheart Productions, BBC Worldwide America, INc., and The Reader's Digest Associations, Inc.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Reader's Digest: 1995

Edition: First

Seller ID: 100018

Condition: New


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. View more info

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Deserts

By: Brandt, Keith

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Troll Associates, Mahwah, New Jersey: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36055

ISBN: 0-8167-0263-2

Condition: Good


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 Withdrawn from the library.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. View more info

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Water for Oklahoma, Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1890

By: Dover, T.B.; Leonard, A.R.; and Lane, L.L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: U.S.A., United States Department of the Interior, Stewart L. Udall, Secretary. Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402: 1968

Seller ID: 36031

Condition: Good


107 pages. MAP SHOWING WATER AND PHYSIOGRAPHIC FEATURES OF OKLAHOMA MISSING FROM POCKET at back of book. 18 other illustrations. Library binding, withdrawn from library. Book in very good condition, some fingerprints and smudges on pages. Discussion and illustrations of water in the High Plains, Western Oklahoma, Central and Eastern Plains, Ozark Plateaus, Eastern Oklahoma, and Urban Centers. Our book number 36031. View more info

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Wayfarers of the Thai Forest : The Akha

By: Gunfield, F.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Peoples of The Wild, Time-Life Books, Amsterdam: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29055

ISBN: 0705407039

Condition: Very Good


First Printing in English. Nine inch by eleven inch book. color illustrations and photographs of the Akha people. Discarded from the library, most library marking are on the back endpapers. View more info

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Island Year

By: Heckman, Hazel

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.: Univ of Washington Pr: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2800

ISBN: 0295951710

Condition: As New


Cover and pages look new. pencil date erased inside back cover. Looks like a new book. Blemish on front cover about half-way up near the hinge, small scar. First Edition. Drawings by Laurie Olin. Observations of Anderson Island, Washington State. Very clean copy. 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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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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John D. Rockefeller, Robber Baron or Industrial Statesman?

By: Latham, Earl, Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: D.C Heath and Company: Boston, Printed in the U.S.A.: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 6004

Condition: Very Good


6.5" x 9.25", 115 pages. Printed March, 1968. slight wear and natural ageing of paper. small rip in edge of front cover. No markings inside or out. Readings Selected by the Department of American Studies, Amherst College. Part of a series called 'Problems In American Civilization'. Our book number 6004. 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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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

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Culture And Commitment, A Study of the Generation Gap

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The American Museum of natural History Special Members' Edition, Published for the American Museum of Natural History, Natural History Press/Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City New York: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2004

Condition: As New


From the Man and Nature lectures given by Ms, Margaret Mead at the centennial of the American Museum of Natural History in 1969. Slight tear near top of back of dust cover, "6-05" in pencil on inside of back cover. A new-looking book in very good condition. 91 pages, five and one-half inches by eight and one-half inchess. View more info

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Bow Summit

By: Minister of the Environment, Minister of Supply and Services Canada

Price: $0.25

Publisher: Canada, Minister of the Environment, Minister of Supply and Services Canada: 1985

Seller ID: 36009

Condition: Good


20 Pages; 10 in English, flip-book, ten pages in French; Map of the park in the center. Some soil on pages. Centennial year 1885 - 1985. Banff National Park. Observer's giude to plants, animals and landforms at Bow Summit, Alpine area, Northern Rockies. Our listing number 36009. View more info

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The Magnificent Foragers, Smithsonian Explorations in the Natural Sciences

By: None Specified

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Exposition Books, Washington, D.C.: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36062

Condition: Good


7.75" x 10.5". 223 pages. Opens stiffly like a new book, but shows some wear. Crack in the hinge of the endpaper inside the front cover, some wear and a small tear to the Dust Jacket. Inside is very clean. Pages not marked. Not price-clipped. Many colour photographs of scientists of all kinds involved in field work, from mountain top to the floor of the ocean. Quite a nice addition to any library with an interest in nature and exploration. Our book number 36062. View more info

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The Living Garden

By: Ordish, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26020

ISBN: 0395387809

Condition: Good


9.5" x 6.5", 263 pages. Small dent to facing endpaper. Clean text, Very good dust jacket. The 400-year History of an English Garden. Our book number 26020. View more info

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Anza/Borrego Desert Guide Book, Second Enlarged Edition, Southern California's Last Frontier

By: Parker, Horace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States, Paisano Press, Inc. Balboa Island, California: 1967

Edition: First Edition, Third Printing 1967

Seller ID: 36075

Condition: Good


9.25" x 6.25", 141 pages. Plastic Ring Binding, one ring missing. Text clean and complete. All maps present. Publication of the California State Park System, Guide to the Anzo/Borrego State park including maps and a self-directed automobile tour of the Borrego-Salton Sea. Just don't drink the water at the local restaurant - kind of salty, at least it was when we were there in 1962. Excellent condition. Our book number 36075. View more info

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The Language of Flowers, Penhaligon's scented Gardening Journal

By: Pickles, Sheila

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Great Britian, Harmony Books: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 36066

ISBN: 0517586797

Condition: Good


96 pages. 8.5"x 6.5". Flower gardens as depicted in artists paintings. Purportedly scented with Violetta. Clean, color prints. Stain on top of page block, otherwise like a new book. Each print has a blank page opposite for YOU to write your own thoughts. Our book number 36066. View more info