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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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Birds and Blooms Collector's Edition

By: Nowak, Jeff, editor

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Reiman Publications, LLC: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1074

Condition: Very Good


8" x 10.5". No advertisements. Articles on Dewdrops, Squirrel beating(how to keep the squirrels out of your bird feeders), Easy-To-Build utility Table. 67 pages. Lots of color and information and no advertisements. Our book number 1074. View more info

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Oklahoma Game Birds

By: Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation

Price: $1.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, 1801 N. Lincoln, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73152: 2000

Seller ID: 1050

Condition: Very Good


5.75" x 8.5". Four pages. Articles on the game birds found in Oklahoma: Quail, Turkey, Pheasant, Prairie chickens and others. 8 descriptions in all. Scientific names, sizes, habits and where to observe them. No hunting guidelines, just the information on the birds themselves for hunters OR observers. Our listing number 1050. View more info

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Oklahoma's Endangered Species

By: Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation

Price: $2.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Department of Wildlife Conservation, 1801 N. Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105: 1994

Seller ID: 1051

Condition: very Good


6" x 9". 14 pages. Articles include: Oklahoma's Endangered Species, Bats, Falcons, Vireo, Whooping crane, Eagle, Tern, Plover, Woodpecker, Alligator, Several varieties of fishes, freshwater clams and mussels, insects, and species under review at the time of publication. Also a list of species believed to be extinct in Oklahoma and a chart od the reasons for the extinctions. Our listing number 1051. View more info

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Oklahoma's Most Wanted: The Texas Horned Lizard

By: Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, Wildlife Diversity Program

Price: $1.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oklahoma Wildlife Diversity program in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service through a section 6 endangered Species Act grant: 1996

Seller ID: 36024

Condition: very Good


4" x 9". 8 pages. Includes articles on Adaptations For Survival, Life of the Horned Lizard, Finding Horned Lizards, WANTED: Horned Lizard Researchers, Where Have All the Horned Lizards Gone?, Crying "Bloody" Tears, Oklahoma's Reptile Regulations, Three additional sources for further reading, and how to contribute to Funding Horned Lizard Research. The brochure is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Jeffrey Black, a noted herpetologist. Our listing number 36024. View more info

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BIRDS of Oklahoma

By: Oklahoma State Game and Fish Department

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oklahoma State Game and Fish Department, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: 1952

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1061

Condition: Good


4" x 9". Pamphlet describing the native birds in Oklahoma. Nice drawing and description of the Scissortail Flycatcher on the front, "CHECK LIST OF OKLAHOMA BIRDS"for 11 pages, then 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, shiny paper, 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 1061. View more info

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The Land, The People

By: Peden, Rchel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1966

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17000

Condition: Good


6.25" x 8.25", 332 pages. Book clean and sound, nicks to cover near top of spine. Dust jacket has some staining and chunks missing from top and bottom of dust jacket spine. Stated First Edition, NOT price clipped. "A testament ... to the family farm and to her own people, whose daily lives reflect man's eternal kinship with the land." Our book number 17000. View more info

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The Woman Gardener

By: Perry, Frances

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Printed in Great Britain, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy NY: 1955

Edition: Book Club Edition 1955

Seller ID: 26016

Condition: Very Good


9" x 5.75", 384 pages. Very nice hardcover copy in excellent condition. Small tears to corners of dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gold title on spine. No marks in text. Gardening book written in the 1950s to appeal to the sensibilities of women by a woman. Our book number 26016. View more info

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Touring America's National Parks, Second Edition

By: Questar Home Video

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Encounter Productions, Questar Video, Inc., P.O. Box 11345, Chicago, IL 60611: 1989

Edition: Second

Seller ID: 100011

ISBN: 0-927992-02-7

Condition: Very Good


4" x 7.5". Approximately 65 minutes. Private collection, viewed one or two times. Journey through 20 of the country's greatest treasures (before 1989). New and expanded cinematography. Glacier, Zion, Shenandoah have been added. The 1988 fire at Yellowstone. Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Yosemite, Acadia, Olympic, Zion, Bryce, Arches, Mesa Verde, Carlsbad Caverns, Shenandoah, Everglades, Smokey Mountains, Mount Ranier, North Cascades, Glacier, Redwood Forest and Rocky Mountain National Parks. Our listing number 100011. View more info

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Discovering Alaska, Plus 45-Minute Bonus, Denali National Park

By: Reader's Digest

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.: 1991

Seller ID: 100010

Condition: Very Good


4.25" x 7.5". States running time as 50 minutes, but advertises 45 minutes bonus footage of Denali National Park. Portions published previously in 1988. Private collection. Watched one or two times. Glossy paper wrapper in good condition. VHS in good condition. Meet native Eskimos, Indians, and Aleuts. Cruise the Inside Passage with sea lions, whales, and thousands of birds. Ketchikan, Sitka, Red Dog Saloon, Anchorage balloon races, steam train, stern-wheeler, Nome and Kotzebue. Our listing number 100010. View more info

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Swallows

By: Ripper, Charles L.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: U.S.A., William Morrow and Company, New York: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36005

Condition: Good


6.25" x 8.25". Withdrawn from the library. Notes from the dust jacket taped inside front endpapers, library pocket in back. Library stamps. Slight ageing of paper. Clean text, pages tight, cover shows little wear besides library stickers; some soil. Cover is protected with shiny contact paper. Chapters include: The swallow Family, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Bank Swallow, Rough-winged Swallow, Tree Swallow, Violet-green Swallow, and Purple Martin. 64 pages. Another children's book good for all interested in birds. Our book number 36005. View more info

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The Worlds of Ernest Thompson Seton, Adventures in the Wild

By: Samson, John G., Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Printed in China, Arrowood Press, New York: 1990

Edition: Reprint of 1976 Knopf

Seller ID: 36065

ISBN: 0884860345

Condition: Good


10.5" x 11.5". 204 pages. Book is tight and clean. Dust Jacket is worn, scuffed and has several tears. Paintings, drawings, sketches of wildlife by E.T. Seton (naturalist and founder of the Boy Scouts). Beautiful full colour illustrations (reproductions) with text exerpts from more than forty of Seton's own books discussing the animals in the artwork. A beautiful book. Our book number 36065. View more info

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CONSERVATION

By: Southwest Florida Council, Boy Scouts of America

Price: $3.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Southwest Florida Council, Boy Scouts of America: 1992

Seller ID: 36013

Condition: Good


48 pages. Previous owners name on cover and title page. Guide to Boy Scout badges and to the wildlife and plants at the Price-Sanders Scout Reservation in Florida. Birds, mammals, plants and reptiles. Bird houses. tracking sand pit. Our listing number 36013. View more info

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GAMEBIRDS, A Guide to North American species and their Habits

By: Sprunt, Alexander IV, and Zim, Herbert S, Ph.D

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A., A Golden Nature Guide, Golden Press, New York, Western Publishing Company, Inc.: 1961

Edition: 1st

Inscription: To Stormie from Uncle Donald 5-16-04

Seller ID: 36029

Condition: Fair


5" x 7.75". Library Binding, very tough. This book has been in a school library, given as a gift, dragged through the weather, dropped in water, dried, read and re-read. In other words, this book is well travelled. In spite of all of that, it is still readable, the text is clean, the pictures clear. As a guide to gamebirds, this is the one you want in your camp kit. 160 pages, indexed, even has a 5" ruler on one page and a 13cm ruler on another. Bibliography for further reading. Chapters include: Introducing Gamebirds, Extinct and Threatened Species (in 1961), Waterfowl, Rails, Shorebirds, Pig... View more info

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Extinction

By: Stanley, Steven M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: W H Freeman & Co: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49050

ISBN: 0716750147

Condition: Good


Ex-library. Dust jacket in good condition, odd loose tapes connecting it to book. Dedication written inside front endpapers. some library markings. Clean text. tight binding. This book is number 20 of a series. View more info

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Goosebumps #43: The Beast from the East

By: Stine, R. L.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: An Apple Paperback, Parachute Press, Schoolastic Inc., 555 Broadway, New York, New York, 10012, U.S.A: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 443

ISBN: 0590568809

Condition: Good


some wrinkles on the front and back cover, and crosswise of the spine, yet it looks like it has never been read. probably Book-bag syndrome. "Ginger Wald and her twin brothers, Nat and Pat, are lost in the woods. No problem. After all, Ginger did go to that stupid nature camp. Still, there's something odd about this part of the woods. The grass is yellow. The bushes are purple. And the trees are like skyscrapers.." PLEASE HELP PUT ME THROUGH GAMING COLLEGE! BUY THIS BOOK! View more info

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Producing Your Own Power, How to Make Nature's Energy Work for You

By: Stoner, Carol Hupping, ed.; Eccli, Eugene and Sandra Fulton, tech consultants

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, Rodale Press, Inc. Book Division, Emmaus, PA: 1974

Edition: No other edition listed

Seller ID: 26024

ISBN: 0878570888

Condition: Very Good


9" x 6", 322 pages. Like new with very good dust jacket - minor shelf wear to edges of dust jacket, small nick to lower edge of front cover. Self sufficiency in heating and powering your homestead. Our book number 26024. View more info

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Walden

By: Thoreau, Henry David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., TIME INCORPORATED, NEW YORK, TIME INC. BOOK DIVISION: 1962

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 48030

Condition: Very Good


5.25" x 8". 330 pages. Time Reading Program Special Edition. Clean book with very little shelf wear. Introduction to the special edition by Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas. NO creases in spine. 9 page editor's preface on Thoreau and this book. Our listing number 48030. View more info

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Wildlife Drive Guide, J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife refuge

By: Zajicek, Chris O.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Press printing Company: 1984

Seller ID: 1054

Condition: Good


16 pages. Our copy has a long personal dedication from an admirer inside the front cover. Thirteen Pen and Ink original art illustrations for each Species described the park. 13 distinct species of plants and animals described for the visitor to look at on their self-guided tour of the wildlife refuge in Sanibel, Florida. Anahinga, Roseate Sponbill, Great Egret & White Ibis, Blue Crabs, Brown Pelican, Red Shouldered Hawk, Australian Pine, Common Moorhen, American Alligator, Raccoon, Osprey, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron, and a short quiz to test your memory at the back. Our b... View more info