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The Best of Edward Abbey

By: Abbey, Edward, editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sierra Club Books, San Francisco: 1990

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 19012

ISBN: 0871567865

Condition: Very Good


5.5" x 8.25". Publication dates confusing. Shows publish date as 1984, dates of included articles as late as 1988, and gives author's date of death as 1990. Sierra Club Paperback Library. Very clean like-new book. Some very minor shelf wear. 383 pages. Cover design by Paul Bacon, Photograph by Jay Dusard. View more info

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Watership Down

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Avon Books, New York: 1996

Edition: 5th or later

Seller ID: 19020

ISBN: 0380002930

Condition: Good


Used paperback. Creases on spine. Covers have a few creases, pictures are clear. Pages secure and clean. Preview of Tales From Watership Down, New Stories in the back. 494 pages. Our book number 19020. View more info

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Watership Down

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $1.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Avon Books, a dividion of The Hearst Corporation, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10019: 1975

Edition: First Avn Books Printing: April 1975 ("R A 50 49 48 47 46 45 44 43 42 41)

Seller ID: 19019

ISBN: 0380002930

Condition: fair


Name of previous owner on title page with the date purchased. Yellow ribbon glued into back cover for a book mark. Cover worn with much handling. Corners worn, edges worn. pages secure and clean. 478 pages includes a Lapine Glossary. Note of acknowledgement to the author of The Private Life of the Rabbit, R.M. Lockley with publisher information. Our book number 19019. View more info

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ABA Quarterly, Summer 2000

By: American Bantam Association

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A., American Bantam Association, P.O. Box 127, Augusta, NJ 07822-0127: 2000

Seller ID: 1037

Condition: As New


25 pages. News and reports from various chapters, minutes of the Semi-Anual meeting. Argument put forth under the title of NEW MATH for raising the fees and diminishing the sizes of flocks and shows by Dan Dykes, in Texas. DUTCH BANTAMS IN RED QUILLS AND BLUE-RED QUILLS by Roy Schell, of Alabama reprinted from 1990 ABA Yearbook. LESSONS FROM THE GEESE philosophical column and an interesting list of names for groups of birds reprinted from 1962 Time-Life Books Nature Library called A PLURALITY OF BIRDS. Our book number 1037 View more info

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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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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 make 20 printed pages. Some soil on the spine, some age spots on the outside. Text clean. Pamphlet not ripped or bent. Our lis... 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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The Grand Canyon National Park, Spectacular HELICOPTER Exploration Through 2-Billion years, 1 Hour

By: Beerger, Norman

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Norman Beerger Productions, 3217 S. Arville St., Las Vegas, Nevada 89102: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 100012

Condition: Very Good


VHS Tape. Private Collection, viewed one or two times. 60 minutes running time. 1 hour helicopter ride over the canyon. "Critically Acclaimed. Video Taped Prior to Flight Restrictions. Includes: Route Map Detailing Events, Landmarks, Geological Facts, Figures and Theories." ANd features the music of Albinoni: Adagio; Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, Allegro Con Fuoco; Deuter: Divine Dust; Klaus Schultze: Friedrich Nietzsche; Richard Wagner: Siegfried's Funersl and Tanhouser Overture; Kitaro: Magical Sand Dance. Our listing number 100012. View more info

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The Northern Lights

By: Booth, Alan, director, Produced by Cooke, Lindsay Ann; Booth, Alan; and Krepakevich, Jerry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Canada, Yellow Knife Films/National Film Board of Canada co-production: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 100013

Condition: Good


Closed Captioned, a decoder is required. 47 minutes, 38 seconds. Colour. Viewed one or two times. Discover the secrets of the aurora borealis revealed through science and mythology. though science has tried to explain it and aboriginal people have passed on their beliefs...mysteries still linger. Well-made documentary. Original music by Quartet Icarus. Our listing number 100013. 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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Year of the Golden Moon; An Adirondack Book

By: Cornwell, George

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: To the King Family with regards and best wishes..

Seller ID: 46049

Condition: Good


8" x 5.5", 54 pages. Book inscribed and signed by the author. Cover had had some damage, chunk missing from corner of front to spine, rubbing and nicks to cover. Clean text. Poetry celebrating nature. Errata notes laid-in and pasted to credits page. Our book number 46049. View more info

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Exploring America's Valleys From the Shenandoah to the Rio Grande

By: Crum, Richard M., Ed., (and others)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Special Publications Division, National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C.: 1986

Edition: Second Printing, 1986

Seller ID: 36043

Condition: Very Good


7.25" x 10.25". 200 pages. Beautiful book, as new inside. Withdrawn from the library, apparently without having been read. The only marks in the book are on the endpapers. Sticker on Dust Jacket. Colour photography throughout. Our book number 36043. View more info

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The Practical Cogitator or The Thinker's Anthology

By: Curtis, Charles P. Jr., and Greenslet, Ferris (selected and edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin Company - Boston, The Riverside Press Cambridge: 1945

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 48028

Condition: Good


4.5" x 7.5". 577 pages. An anthology of prose, poetry and thought, ancient and modern, with an emphasis on the modern. Small stain on corner of front cover and wear to that corner. Cloth on boards. Minor shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. Pages clean, paper slightly aged. "The editors laid down certain rules: Nothing that is probably already too familiar or too accessible. Nothing purely inspirational, nothing sentimental. And yet nothing cynical. Nobility of thought keeps on the crown of the road, out of the gutters..." Looks like exactly the right book for the Poet-Philosopher in you. Ca... 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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Fight for Survival, A Companion to the Audubon Television Series

By: DiSilvestro, Roger L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., John Wiley & Sons, Professional and Trade Division, 605 Third Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10158-0012: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36063

ISBN: 0-471-50835-7

Condition: Good


12.25" x 9.25". 284 pages. FOUR POUNDS. Withdrawn from library. Previous owner and library pocket inside front cover. No other markings. Dust Jacket has taken a beating, boards are in very good condition, interior is also in very good condition."passionately written report from the frontlines of the battle to preserve a number of endangered species..." Our book number 36063. View more info

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Hunting Whitetails Successfully

By: Fears, J. Wayne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Minneapolis Minnesota, USA, North American Hunting Club: 1986

Edition: Apparent First

Seller ID: 36077

ISBN: 0914697056

Condition: Very Good


6" x 9.25", 206 pages. Very clean copy, slight wear to corner and base of back. How to hunt whitetail deer, how to dress the carcass, how to create a stand - all the equipment you will need. A guide to hunting deer. From the North American Hunting Club. A volume in the Hunter's Information Series. Our book number 36077. View more info

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The How and Why Wonder Book of Ecology

By: Grossman, Shelley and MAry Louise

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, New York, A National General Company: 1971

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36064

ISBN: 0-448-04070-0

Condition: Good


8.5" x 11". 48 pages. Withdrawn from the library. Some stickers removed, some pencil marks have been erased, some stamps from library system. Library binding, intended as a classroom textbook (assignment chart in front) some wear to corners and cover. Clean text, spine and pages in good condition. Looks like a book for middle grades. Vocabulary is full, not restrained as for elementary. Colour and black and white photographs illustrating text throughout. Our book number 36064. View more info

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The Blue Whale: The Story of Big Blue

By: Grosvenor, Donna K.; Foster, Larry

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: Natl Geographic Society: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36002

ISBN: 0870442430

Condition: Very Good


presents a year in the life of a blue whale and her offspring. ex-library book in excellent condition. View more info

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a Fern is Born

By: Guilcher, J.M. and Noailles, R.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sterling Publishing Co., Inc, 419 Park Avenue South, New York, N.Y. 10016: 1973

Edition: 1971 edition, Second Printing, 1973

Seller ID: 36033

ISBN: 080693512X

Condition: Very Good


5.5" x 8". 96 pages. Withdrawn from the library, embossed library stamp on pocket and title page. Paper very slightly aged, text clean, black and white photos are pristine. Beautiful book in Library Binding, spine reinforced with library tape. Very good condition. Chapters on Tropical, Temperate-zone, Eagle, Male, Female, Maidenhair, Black Maidenhair, Scale, Hart's-Tongue, Blechnum, Royal and Filmy FERNS. Also the Polypody, and a chapter just for Lovers of Ferns. This series was very well done, and the books are delightful. The photography very nice. Our book number 36033. View more info

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New Worlds to Conquer

By: Halliburton, Richard

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, Indianapolis: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21213

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated. Very nice copy, aged paper, prvate collection. Cat scratch on spine. No other damage, no marks. Clean copy from my Grandfather. View more info