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BIRDS OF THE OCEAN A Handbook for Voyagers

By: Alexander, W. B.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Order Number: 11025

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Inkstamp to front free endpaper. Bookplate to next blank page ; These are the sort of birds one might come across on a long ocean voyage; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 428 pages View more info

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NATURALIST AT LARGE

By: Barbour, Thomas

Price: $20.17

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11022

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; 8vo; 314 pages View more info

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NATURALIST AT LARGE

By: Barbour, Thomas

Price: $23.77

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1943

Order Number: 11121

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


An Atlantic Monthly Press Club; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 314 pages View more info

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ANIMAL HEROES OF THE GREAT WAR

By: Baynes, Ernest Harold

Price: $41.75

Publisher: Cornwall Press: 1926

Edition: First US Edition

Order Number: 11119

Condition: Very Good+


Some lines of text underlined. Slight rubbing to top of spine; Numerous beautiful B&W illustrations; 8vo; 307 pages View more info

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EDGE OF THE JUNGLE

By: Beebe, William

Price: $20.17

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing: 1921

Order Number: 10904

Condition: Very Good+


8vo; 303 pages View more info

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THE ARCTURUS ADVENTURE An Account of the New York Zoological Society's First Oceanographic Expedition

By: Beebe, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1926

Order Number: 10931

Condition: Very Good-


Gilt spine lettering faded and with spine ends lightly frayed; Endpapers with color design of fish. With 77 illustrations from colored plates, photographs and maps. Published under the Auspices of the Zoological Society; 8vo; 439 pages View more info

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EDGE OF THE JUNGLE

By: Beebe, William

Price: $23.77

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing: 1927

Order Number: 10939

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ browned and lightly chipped on spine ends ; 8vo; 303 pages View more info

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PHEASANT JUNGLES

By: Beebe, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam & Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10949

Condition: Very Good


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded and with light rubbing to spine ends. Gilt front decoration lightly faded. Previous owner's notes on front free endpaper ; The author, Director of Tropical Reasearch of the New York Zoological Society, spent 17 months in the far east before he published this book. Some of the chapters previously appeared in "The Atlantic" and "Harper's Magazine" but all have been rewritten ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 248 pages View more info

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ANIMALS IN THE WILD AND IN CAPTIVITY

By: Boulenger, E. G.

Price: $52.54

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1930

Order Number: 10922

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to spine ends. Binding not tight; Numerous beautiful photographures; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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WILD LIFE The World Over

By: Boulenger, E. G. ; Donisthorpe, Horace (Et Al)

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Wise & Co. Inc.: 1972

Order Number: 10881

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ with very light rubbing to extremities ; Profusely illustrated. "Comprising twenty-seven chapters written by nine distinguished world-traveled specialists"; 8vo; 624 pages View more info

WILD LIFE THE WORLD OVER Comprising Twenty-Seven Chapters Written by Nine Distinguished World-Traveled Specialists

By: Boulenger, E. G. ; Donisthorpe, Horace; Dugmore, A. Radclyffe Et Al

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, Wise & Co. Inc.: 1947

Order Number: 10943

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge started. Spine ends rubbed; Profusely illustrated; 8vo View more info

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THE PRINCIPLES OF HORSESHOEING A Manual for Horseshoers

By: Butler, Doug

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Doug Butler: 1974

Order Number: 13389

Condition: Very Good+


Faint spotting to boards; This writer, for one, had no idea shoeing of horses was so involved, but master shoer Butler carefully explains all the ins and outs ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 428 pages View more info

THE WHISPERING LAND

By: Durrell, Gerald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hupert Hart-Davis: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11035

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear & small closed tears to DJ; Numerous anthropomorphic animals enliven this tale; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 235 pages View more info

SINGING WHALES AND FLYING SQUID The Discovery of Marine Life

By: Ellis, Richard

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Guilford, Lyons Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10961

ISBN: 1-59228-842-1

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


INSCRIBED by the author; 8vo; 269 pages View more info

AMERICAN WILD LIFE ILLUSTRATED

By: Federal Writers' Project

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, Wm. H. Wise & Company: 1947

Order Number: 10937

Condition: Very Good+


Green boards (without decoration). Spine sunned and with light fraying to spine ends; 8vo; 749 pages View more info

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WORKING DOGS The Breeds and Standards As Recognized by the American Kennel Club

By: Inglee, Charles T. (Intro)

Price: $102.88

Publisher: New York, G. Howard Watt, Inc.: 1935

Order Number: 10950

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit sunned and with light rubbing to spine ends; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 184 pages View more info

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SEASHORE ANIMALS OF THE PACIFIC COAST

By: Johnson, Myrtle Elizabeth; Snook, Harry James

Price: $102.88

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1935

Order Number: 10947

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Endpapers a bit browned. Former owner's name and rough spot from removed bookplate on front endpaper. Ex-lib with mimimal markings ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 659 pages View more info

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PHOTOGRAPHING WILD LIFE ACROSS THE WORLD

By: Kearton, Cherry

Price: $48.94

Publisher: London, J. W. Arrowsmith:

Order Number: 11019

Condition: Very Good+


Top of spine started. Photograph on p. 160 missing ; Eighty-four B&W photographs of wild life ; 8vo; 319 pages View more info

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NORTH AND SOUTH Notes on the Natural History a Summer Camp and a Winter Home

By: Kirkham, Stanton Davis

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1913

Order Number: 11002

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs`; 8vo; 286 pages View more info

Image for EAST AND WEST Comparative Studies of Nature in Eastern and Western States

EAST AND WEST Comparative Studies of Nature in Eastern and Western States

By: Kirkham, Stanton Davis

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11003

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; 8vo; 273 pages View more info

SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF THE HORSE

By: Salmon, D. E.

Price: $102.88

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1890

Order Number: 10932

Condition: Very Good-


Boards worn and with dampstaining; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 560 pages View more info

THE BIRDS OF NEW JERSEY

By: Shriner, Charles A.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Fish and Game Commission of the State of New Jersey: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4397

Condition: Very Good


Boards rubbed at extremities. Endpapers browned, frail and detached but present. Else internally clean and with binding tight; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 212 pages View more info

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MUSIC OF THE WILD

By: Stratton-Porter, Gene

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Abingdon Press: 1910

Order Number: 12496

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Front hinge well started. Bookplate to front endpaper ; Flora and fauna in the wild that make a sort of sound ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 429 pages View more info

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NIM A Chimpanzee Who Learned Sign Language

By: Terrace, Herbert S.

Price: $30.96

Publisher: London, Eyre Methuen: 1980

Order Number: 15925

ISBN: 0-413-46940-9

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Can animals learn to communicate with humans? Here is the story of a well documented attempt to facilitate 'dialogue' between chimp and human; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 303 pages View more info

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NEWMARKET & ARABIA An Examination of the Descent of Racers and Coursers

By: Upton, Roger D.

Price: $1,745.00

Publisher: London, Henry S. King & Co.: 1873

Order Number: 965

Condition: Very Good+


Some rubbing to extremities, especially top and bottom spine. Some foxing to first blank page. Front hinge weakening; INSCRIBED by the author to page facing first blank. Extremely scarce. Contemporary maroon boards with gilt lettering and gilt decoration of horse head. Numerous heraldic fold-outs at rear, all in near fine condition ; 8vo; 211 pages View more info