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Image for Metaframe Tropical Aquarium Fishes, Freshwater and Marine

Metaframe Tropical Aquarium Fishes, Freshwater and Marine

By: Cust, George and Cox, Graham

Price: $5.95

Publisher: U.S.A., UNICOM: 1972

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed "Happy Birthday, June 12 - 1976, Love, M

Seller ID: 1104

Condition: Good


8.5" x 11.25". 144 pages. Inscribed "Happy Birthday, June 12 - 1976, Love, Mother" inside on front facing page. Some light soil and wear to cover. Inside very clean. Pages secure, no marks in text. Many B&W and Colour photographs. Chapters are Freshwater Fishes: Management of the Freshwater Aquarium, Foods and Nutrition, Anatomy and Physiology of Fishes, Breeding Freshwater Fishes, Catalogue of Fishes; Marine Fishes: Equipment for the Marine Aquarium, establishing a tropical sea aquarium, The Marine biosystem, Types of food, Diseases, Catalogue of Fishes, Invertebrates and plants for the Mari... View more info

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Invite Birds to Your Home; Conservation Plantings for the Southeast

By: Dillon, Olan W. Jr., biologist, SCS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Superintendant of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402: 1975

Seller ID: 1062

Condition: Very Good


10 1/4" x 7 5/8". 15 pages. Program Aid 1093. Clean text. Little wear. Discusses plants, shrubs and trees to attract birds in the Southeast United States. Our listing number 1062. View more info

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Your First Goldfish

By: Gilbert, Mariana

Price: $2.95

Publisher: U.S.A., T.F.H. Publications, Inc., Neptune, N.J. 07753: 1996

Seller ID: 1082

Condition: Very Good


35 pages. Clean, small stain on outer edged of closed pages. Bright color photographs throughout. History, Aquariums, Tanks, Filtration, Aeration, Light, Temperature, Water, Gravel, Rocks, Plants. Aquascaping. Feeding Goldfish. Varieties of Goldfish. Breeding. Ailments, and a Bibliography. Interspersed with some unobtrusive Product Placement. Our book number 1082. View more info

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A Fruit Is Born

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

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sterling Publishing Co., INC. New York: 1973

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 36034

ISBN: 0806935081

Condition: Very Good


5.5" x 8". 112 pages. Ex-Library with beautiful, durable library binding. A wonderful little book in great condition. Aside from the usual library markings, the book is clean and the pages secure and clean. Old-fashioned embossed library stamp on title page. Chapters include DRUPES, BERRIES, FOLLICLES, PODS, CAPSULES, ACHENES and THE FRUITS WE EAT. Black and white photographs throughout. One of our original purchases years ago at that first library sale. A truly great find. Our book number 36034. View more info

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The Wild Food Trailguide

By: Hall, Alan

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36040

ISBN: 0-03-007701-x

Condition: Good


4.5" x 8". 195 pages. Several useful enclosures, recipes, articles included with book including a list of common poisonous plants. Clean text. Previous owner's name and address inside front. Cover slightly curled. Spine secure, pages tight. Our listing number 36040. View more info

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Fruit Key & Twig Key to Trees and Shrubs

By: Harlow, William M. PH.D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Dover reprint - WorldCat places it as 1962

Seller ID: 26012

ISBN: 486-20511-8

Condition: Good


8.5" x 5.5", 62 pages. Fruit Key to Northeastern Trees, Twig Key to the Deciduous Woody Plants of Eastern North America. Our book number 26012. View more info

Seashores: A Guide to Animals and Plants Along the Beaches

By: Ingle, Lester; Zim, Herbert S.; Zim, Herbert Spencer

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, U.S.A.: Golden Books: 2000

Seller ID: 36000

ISBN: 0307244962

Condition: Good


Odd place on the top looks like an inch about 1/16th of an inch deep along the top of the pages was sheered off with a circular saw, very cleanly. Ex-library. new copy, clean and tight. protected with clear contact paper. 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 person...at 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

The Gardener's World

By: Krutch, Joseph Wood

Price: $40.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 114

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book, Book tight, clean and in Very Good. condition. 476 pages. Writings from ancient Greece to 1959 on gardens, gardening, plants, scientific, romantic, and opinion. View more info

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Indian Harvest: Wild Food Plants of America

By: Lucas, Jannette May; illustrated by Carter,Helene

Price: $200.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company,: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26005

Condition: Good


X-Library, few markings, library pocket. Text clean and clear. Spine secure. Pages aged. 119 pages, including Bibliography for further reading. First edition. Flap from the Dust Jacket is glued inside the front endpapers, the rest of the dust jacket has disappeared. How to eat wild flowers and weeds. invaluable knowledge for the camper or survivalist. Good to know if you have small children who are in the tasting phase of investigating their environment. Early American Foods: where they were found, how they were prepared, and the legends surrounding them. View more info

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Gardening With Cactus

By: Mabe, Rex E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: USA, Potpourri Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36070

Condition: Good


48 pages. 8.5"x 5.5". Paperback stapled cover in good condition, pages firm. pages 14 and 15 yellowed from newspaper clipping dated Dec. 1966 "The Christmas Cactus Is a Yuletide Delight." Our book number 36070 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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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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Plants & Gardens, Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record

By: Multi Contributors

Price: $2.00

Publisher: USA, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Inc.: 1985

Edition: Vol. 40 No. 4, Winter 1984-85

Seller ID: 26011

Condition: Good


64 pages. 9"x 6". Vol. 40 No. 4, Winter 1984-85. Pages firm. Dust jacket and pages stapled binding. Editor: Pesch, Barbara B. "Easy care gardening/Help for Defoliation, Winter injury, Recent nontechnical books and articles." Our book number 26011 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

Happy House Plants, How to grow and maintain your Indoor plants

By: Rutherford, Violet

Price: $3.95

Publisher: JBG Productions, Los Angeles, USA: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26004

Condition: As New


Unused older paperback. Looks like it has never been opened. Paper is aged, book looks otherwise new. Covers, pages secure and clean. 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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Aquariums For Your New Pet

By: Sweeney, Mary Ellen

Price: $1.00

Publisher: U.S.A., TFH Publications, Inc., P.O. Box 427, Neptune, N.J. 07753: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1119

ISBN: 0-86622-624-9

Condition: Fair


7" x 8.5". 64 pages. Withdrawn from the library, at which time they apparently stripped off the pocket, which must have been attached to the front cover. Defaced - white scrapes on the front cover. Interior is clean, library stamp on page 1 and page 64. No underlining, photos bright, Spine not creased. Some curling of the corners. How to choose, set up, and maintain an aquarium. What plants to choose. Everything you need to know for success. Our book number 1119. View more info

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Florida Birds: How to Attract, Feed and Know Them

By: Tucker, James A.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Lewis S. Maxwell, Publisher 6230 Travis Boulevard, Tampa, Florida 33610: 1989

Edition: (1968) Reprinted

Seller ID: 1053

ISBN: 0961324082

Condition: Good


8.5" x 5.5", 120 pages. Text clean and bright, pages secure. Some small stains and shelf wear to the cover. Stamped with previous owner address on title page, names of previous owners on cover. Stunningly beautiful, clear black and white photographs, paintings, and drawings illustrate throughout. How to prepare the garden to attract birds, and which ones. How to behave around the wild birds, what to feed and when, how to build bird houses and feeders. Complete guide to enjoying birds in your own Florida back yard. Our book number 1053. View more info

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Oklahoma's Summer Jewels; Ruby-throated Hummingbirds

By: Womack, Ellie for the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation

Price: $0.25

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

Seller ID: 1056

Condition: Very Good


8 pages, folded brochure. Description of Hummingbirds, Nesting and breeding, migration, feeding, plants to attract the species, and a survey to participate in observing this beautiful bird. Suggestions for helping preserve wildlife in Oklahoma, and a bibliography of available books to buy from the Nongame Wildlife Program in Oklahoma. Our listing number 1056. View more info