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1 Dog Stories from Punch

New York George H. Doran 1918 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket George Morrow, Illustrator 
First Edition, with GHD device on copyright page. No date of publication listed (circa 1920). Clean beige illustrated boards sunning to edges; dark green unfaded cloth spine, clean unchipped paper label on spine. 211 pgs. Twenty-five delight ful dogs stories with charming illustrations by George Morrow. 8vo. Dogs. 016584

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mongrel, Puppy, Whelp and Hound: A Booklet in Praise of Dogs of All Kinds
2 Mongrel, Puppy, Whelp and Hound: A Booklet in Praise of Dogs of All Kinds

London Medici Society 1930 First Edition, Second Impression Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean decorated paper covered boards with blue cloth spine, clean unchipped labels on cover and spine. Hint of fading at top and bottom of spine edge. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean scarce DUSTJACKET is not price clipped, front and rear panel and flaps in excellent shape, some pieces of spine are missing. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A delightful collection of prose and verse in praise of dogs. 12mo. Dogs. 013317

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Iron Wolf and Other Stories, Adams, Richard
3 The Iron Wolf and Other Stories
Adams, Richard
London Allen Lane/Penguin 1980 071391341X / 9780713913415 First Edition Cloth Bds Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean brown cloth boards with no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 142 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Fiction. 001127

Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Wolves of Minong: Their Vital Role in a Wild Community
Allen, Durward L.
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1979 0-395-27626-8 / 9780395276266 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with pine tree on cover, silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 499 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some small closed tears and edgewear at corners and head and heel of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Natural History. 007004

Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Dolphins: The Myth and the Mammal
Alpers, Antony
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1961 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Erik Thorn, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with small illustration of two dolphins on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated dark green endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 268 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has slight corner wear, is price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The fables, true experiences, and biological facts about dolphins. 8 vo.. Marine Life. 011202

Price: 18.00 USD
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6 Quest of the Snow Leopard
Andrews, Roy Chapman
New York Viking Press 1955 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Kurt Wiese, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing (published by the Viking Press in August, 1955) in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean light brown cloth boards with darker brown illustration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. 190 pages. Illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has a few spots of very faint soiling to rear panel, tiny chip at top rear spine corner, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating fictionalized account of a zoological expedition that Dr. Andrews made in 1916-17 to the little-known province of Yunnan, in southwest China, and to the Tibetan frontier. "Most of the 'adventures', writes the author, "happened to me or to some of my friends. None of them are made up out of imagination..." 025128

Price: 50.00 USD
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7 The Personality of the Dog
Aymar, Brandt and Edward Sagarin
Wings Books 1995 0-517-14665-7 / 9780517146651 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean green boards with beige cloth spine, green lettering on spine. No bumps or wear to boards, binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. No names or bookplates inside. Illustrated. Clean, crisp dustjacket is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. A dog lover's collection of stories, poems and pictures by Jack London, Virginia Woolf, Anton Chekhov, Winslow Homer and others. 8vo. Dogs. 004211

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Mammals of Virginia - An Account of the Furred Animals of Land and Sea Known to Exist in This Commonwealth with a List of Fossil Mammals from Virginia, Bailey, John Wendell
8 The Mammals of Virginia - An Account of the Furred Animals of Land and Sea Known to Exist in This Commonwealth with a List of Fossil Mammals from Virginia
Bailey, John Wendell
Richmond, Virginia John Wendell Bailey 1946 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket Signed
First Edition, inscribed and SIGNED by author, in unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded burgundy cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Professor Glenn W. Herrick, My teacher and friend, with appreciation and affection, The Author, John Wendell Bailey - March 25, 1947." Small ink-stamped name of Cornell Veterinary College professor at top corner of front free endpaper. 416 pp. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has considerable edge chipping, short closed tears (one mended in clear tape). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020308

Price: 40.00 USD
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Nzwala: The Story of an Impala Antelope, Barrington, G. W.
9 Nzwala: The Story of an Impala Antelope
Barrington, G. W.
London Hutchinson's Books for Young People Chestnut Library Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Very clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Light surface wear to top and bottom spine edge, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright; clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 111 pgs. with delightful illustrations by the author. 8-1/2 x 7". Children's. 014795

Price: 15.00 USD
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Who's Who in the Zoo, Barrows, Marjorie
10 Who's Who in the Zoo
Barrows, Marjorie
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1932 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Good Very Good Jacket Milo Winter, Illustrator 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Green pebbled cloth boards with full color clean bright paste-on illustration on cover (unchipped). Discoloration to cloth boards both front and back, although front illustration remains absolutely clean and bright. No fraying or wear-through. Crisp stamped black cover lettering. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean. No previous owner names or bookplates. Clean beautifully illustrated endpapers. Gorgeous full page color illustrations by Milo Winter. Book measures approx. 10" x 13". 61 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped. has a few edge and corner chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024850

Price: 45.00 USD
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11 Colter: The True Story of the Best Dog I Ever Had
Bass, Rick
Boston Houghton Mifflin 2000 395-92618-1 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean gray boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 188 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with one small closed edge tear at rear flap fold(1/3"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 005758

Price: 12.00 USD
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12 The New Wolves: The Return of the Mexican Wolf to the American Southwest
Bass, Rick
New York The Lyons Press 1998 1-55821-697-9 / 9781558216976 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean brown boards with black cloth spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 165 pgs. illusrated with drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear or tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Nature. 010963

Price: 20.00 USD
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Veterinary Clinical Parasitology, Benbrook, Edward A.; Margaret W. Sloss
13 Veterinary Clinical Parasitology
Benbrook, Edward A.; Margaret W. Sloss
Ames, Iowa Iowa State College Press 1948 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket Signed
First Edition, with 1948 on title page and copyright page, SIGNED by author E. A. Benbrook. Very clean green cloth boards with gold title box, black lettering on cover, metal spiral binding in cloth spine. Unfaded, light bumping to spine ends, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean green endpapers (previous owner name neatly stamped on front fixed endpaper). 187 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with drawings and black & white plates. 017633

Price: 200.00 USD
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Pete the Parrakeet, Black, Irma Simonton
14 Pete the Parrakeet
Black, Irma Simonton
Holiday House 1954 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Kurt Werth, Illustrator 
Very clean gray cloth boards with green illustration and lettering on cover, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 97 pgs. with illustrations by Kurt Werth. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, no fading, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Fine quality, collectible first edition and fine original dustjacket. Children's. 013297

Price: 35.00 USD
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Hungry for Home: A Wolf Odyssey, Bowen, Asta
15 Hungry for Home: A Wolf Odyssey
Bowen, Asta
New York Simon & Schuster 1997 0-684-82361-6 / 9780684823614 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Jane Hart Meyer, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean unfaded dark green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 218 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A brilliant story about a cunning wolf mother and her family struggling for survival in the contemporary West. 8vo. Nature. 016494

Price: 15.00 USD
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Wilderness Pets at Camp Buckshaw, Breck, Edward
16 Wilderness Pets at Camp Buckshaw
Breck, Edward
Boston and New York Houghton Mifflin 1910 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, published April 1910. Clean moss green cloth boards with clean unchipped photo paste-on illustration on cover, stamped silver lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, no writing or stamping. Very small previous owner bookplate (1" x 1") on front free endpaper. Small blank sleeve paste-on at rear fixed endpaper. Illustrated throughout with amazing animal photographs. Frontispiece photo of small bear cub ("Sukey") with clean tissue guard. 240 pages. 024752

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Cat That Came in From the Cold - The true story of a cat that learned to obey commands, Brown, Philip
17 The Cat That Came in From the Cold - The true story of a cat that learned to obey commands
Brown, Philip
New York Scribner 1978 0684159090 / 9780684159096 Stated First U.S. Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Cute cat bookplate on front free endpaper (no name). Illustrated with full page photographs.112 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025460

Price: 15.00 USD
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Rajah the Elephant, Buckingham, M. E.
18 Rajah the Elephant
Buckingham, M. E.
London Country Life Limited 1937 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean beige cloth boards with blue-black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with drawings by Maurice Tulloch. 112 pages. 025428

Price: 20.00 USD
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Blow a Wild Bugle for Catfish Bend, Burman, Ben Lucien
19 Blow a Wild Bugle for Catfish Bend
Burman, Ben Lucien
New York Taplinger Publishing Company 1967 Later Printing Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Alice Caddy, Illustrator 
Very clean mustard yellow cloth boards with orange and green lettering on spine. No surface wear or bumping. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges and endpapers are very clean and bright; no writing or marks. 120 pgs. Bright dustjacket is not price clipped, with a very light hint of edgewear to spine corners, and a very light hint of soiling to front panel (small faint water mark). No large chips, tears or creases. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Small 8vo. Fiction. 014761

Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Systematic Dictionary of Mammals of the World
Burton, Maurice
New York Thomas Y. Crowell, Publisher 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket David Pratt, Illustrator 
Very clean black boards with red and silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 307 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with drawings. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Zoology. 011286

Price: 15.00 USD
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