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1 Facts About Hunting Sights

Rochester, NY Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. 1954 Wraps Very Good 
Clean softbound book (87 pgs.). P/O initials in upper corner of cover. Light rubbing along spine. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with drawings and diagrams. A manual of technical and practical information on the design and construction of telescopic hunting sights...their performance and dependability. 004408

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Timeless Way of Building, Alexander, Christopher
2 The Timeless Way of Building
Alexander, Christopher
New York Oxford University Press 1979 0195024028 / 9780195024029 Later printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful copy - as new in perfect, unclipped dust jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering and small design on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Profusely illustrated with drawings and photographs. 552 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The best book you'll ever read on architecture, and its practical and psychological impact on human beings. Best of all, how to make the buildings we inhabit both liveable and lovable. 025896

Price: 50.00 USD
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Taming the Wilds: A Handbook of Woodcraft Wisdom, Angier, Bradford
3 Taming the Wilds: A Handbook of Woodcraft Wisdom
Angier, Bradford
New York Galahad Books edition 1967 0-88365-182-3 / 9780883651827 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
286 PG Very good hardbound in very good dust jacket with minor chipping and rubbing. Protected in new mylar cover. Formerly published as "Skills for Taming the Wilds". Extremely useful book with sound, practical advice on all aspects of enjoying the outdoors comfortably and safely--hiking, camping, cooking, predicting weather, building a home in the woods, making furniture, handling canoes, first aid and more. Illustrated.Nature. 001397

Price: 10.00 USD
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Manual of Gardening - A Practical Guide to the growing of home grounds and the growing of flowers, fruits, and vegetables for home use, Bailey, L. H.
4 Manual of Gardening - A Practical Guide to the growing of home grounds and the growing of flowers, fruits, and vegetables for home use
Bailey, L. H.
New York Macmillan 1910 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, clean decorated American trade binding. Blue cloth boards with orange and green botanical decoration on cover with gold lettering; small decoration and gold lettering on spine. Tiny spots of wear at spine ends. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper - no other marks. Illustrated with many full page photographs. 539 pages with index. A very attractive book, with well laid-out, practical information on gardening of all types. 026238

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Why and How of Home Horticulture, Bienz, D. R.
5 The Why and How of Home Horticulture
Bienz, D. R.
New York W.h. Freeman & Company 1997 0716723530 / 9780716723530 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Second Edition, with more emphasis on organic gardening, new illustrations and and an up-to-date glossary and chapter references. In clean bright unclipped jacket. Very clean white boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs, charts and diagrams. 587 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (42.95 on front inside flap), no chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. For all types of gardeners and all types of gardens, a unique synthesis of scientific and practical horticultural knowledge. 021860

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Confident Collector - How to Recognize an Authentic Antique, Bly, John (Editor)
6 The Confident Collector - How to Recognize an Authentic Antique
Bly, John (Editor)
New York Prentice Hall Press (Div. of Simon & Schuster) 1986 0131674870 / 9780131674875 First American Edition, First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First U.S. Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean green boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with black and white and full color photographs. 224 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (19.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Informative and practical guide to deceptions, fakes and not-quite-genuine pieces to be found in the antiques trade, written by some of the world's leading authorities and illustrated with 500 photographs and drawings. 023440

Price: 12.00 USD
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Introduction to Painting With Watercolor, Buckley, Sarah (editor)
7 Introduction to Painting With Watercolor
Buckley, Sarah (editor)
New York Shooting Star Press 1996 1573354708 / 9781573354707 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean hardcover book with clean dust jacket. Glossy hardcover boards with no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in full color. 128 pages. Clean jacket is unworn, unchipped. 022805

Price: 15.00 USD
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A Basket of Herbs: A Book of American Sentiments, Campbell, Mary Mason, Deborah Greeley, Priscilla Sawyer Lord, Elisabeth W. Morss (editors)
8 A Basket of Herbs: A Book of American Sentiments
Campbell, Mary Mason, Deborah Greeley, Priscilla Sawyer Lord, Elisabeth W. Morss (editors)
Brattleboro/Lexington The Stephen Green Press 1983 0-8289-0500-2 / 9780828905008 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Tasha Tudor, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 185 pgs. with original black & white drawings, color frontispiece and dustjacket by Tasha Tudor. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chip and 1/4" closed tear at base of spine, mere hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book which praises over sixty herbs and their significance--quotes, poetry, and age-old advice on practical and medicinal uses. 6-1/2 x 7-1/2". Gardening. 010993

Price: 100.00 USD
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Any Luck?, Connett, Eugene V.
9 Any Luck?
Connett, Eugene V.
Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing 1937 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book with clean illustrated dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Pages are clean, but slightly yellowed. Illustrated with drawings. 231 pages. Clean dust jacket has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book of practical advice for every trout fisherman. 026191

Price: 20.00 USD
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Primulas for Garden & Greenhouse, Cox, E. H. M. And G. C. Taylor
10 Primulas for Garden & Greenhouse
Cox, E. H. M. And G. C. Taylor
London Dulau & Company, Ltd. 1928 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
First Edition. Green-gray cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Mild bumping and ligh corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 127 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean age-toned jacket has 1" chip at top of spine with additional small edge chips and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Information about primulas and their cultivation treated from a practical standpoint, with chapters devoted to propagation, cultivation, Polyanthus, Primroses, Primulas under glass and descriptions of the best species and varieties. 12mo. Gardening. 017225

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Practical Cogitator, Curtis, Charles P. and Ferris Greenslet (Editors)
11 The Practical Cogitator
Curtis, Charles P. and Ferris Greenslet (Editors)
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1950 Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Revised edition with added material, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 597 pages with index. Clean jacket is unchipped, very slight wear at spine ends, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025641

Price: 20.00 USD
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Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead: Five Steps to the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Garden of Your Dreams, Danz, Cassandra
12 Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead: Five Steps to the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Garden of Your Dreams
Danz, Cassandra
New York Crown 1998 0517705540 / 9780517705544 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Barbara Maslen, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean bright dust jacket. Clean pale green boards with dark green spine, metallic lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with drawings by Barbara Maslen. 201 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. If this doesn't make you have a blast while gardening, nothing will! A practical how-to manual for the gardener who has neither time nor money to burn. With an irrepressible joie de jardin and a hilarious earthiness that makes gardening an unrivaled entertainment, Mrs. Greenthumbs introduces five simple principles that any gardener, even with limited land, money, time, or experience, can follow to create a drop-dead gorgeous garden without being driven up a tree in the process. 025756

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Training Your Own Bird Dog, Davis, Henry P.
13 Training Your Own Bird Dog
Davis, Henry P.
New York G. P. Putnam's 1948 Tenth Impression Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Tenth printing in original unclipped jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 175 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (4.95 on front inside flap), slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears, slight fading to spine. Photo of author and his dog on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A practical book for the beginner starting his first bird dog, by an internationally recognized authority. 023200

Price: 15.00 USD
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14 The Practical Gardener: An A-to-Z Guide to Techniques and Tips
Dines, Ann Reilly
New York Friedman/Fairfax Publishers 1995 1-56799-157-2 / 9781567991574 Soft Cover Near FIne 
Clean softcover book with no creasing, curling or chipping. Pages and edges are clean, no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color photographs, drawings and charts. 192 pgs. with index. 9 x 11". Gardening. 007556

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Amateur Naturalist, Durrell, Gerald
15 The Amateur Naturalist
Durrell, Gerald
New York Knopf 1983 0394533909 / 9780394533902 Fourth printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Fourth printing in unchipped dust jacket and removable mylar cover. Green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very slight fading to edges. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with photographs and beautiful drawings. 320 pages. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A practical guide for the amateur naturalist - what to do in 17 various environments -- from your own back yard to beach, meadow, or woods; from feeding an orphan bird to planting a bottle garden, breeding butterflies, and much more... 024400

Price: 25.00 USD
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Animal Control in Field, Farm and Forest: A Comprehensive, Practical guide to the Control of injurious Mammals, Eadie, W. Robert (Cornell University)
16 Animal Control in Field, Farm and Forest: A Comprehensive, Practical guide to the Control of injurious Mammals
Eadie, W. Robert (Cornell University)
New York MacMillan 1954 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with orange and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly stamped on front free and fixed endpaper. 257 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket with price intact, hint of fading to spine, slight wear at top of spine, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Agriculture. 013339

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Cowboy's Own Brand Book, Emrich, Duncan
17 The Cowboy's Own Brand Book
Emrich, Duncan
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1954 Stated First Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Ava Morgan, Illustrator 
Stated First Printing in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Book size approx. 4-1/2" x 6-1/2". Very clean blue-green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Ava Morgan. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (1.50 on front inside flap), unfaded, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. How to read cattle brands and how to design some of your own. Clear, practical, and decorative - these are the characteristics of cattle brands; and they are the characteristics, too, of this all encompassing book about them. (Author Duncan Emrich was the chief of the Folklore Section of the Library of Congress). 025136

Price: 75.00 USD
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THE PRACTICAL HUNTER'S DOG BOOK, Falk, John R
18 THE PRACTICAL HUNTER'S DOG BOOK
Falk, John R
New York Winchester Press 1971 0876910371 / 9780876910375 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in clean jacket. Gold cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 314 pp. + index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, no chipping or tears, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sensible, expert advice on everything that really matters, from selecting a puppy to advanced field training. 019120

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Harness Makers' Illustrated Manual, Fitz-Gerald, W. N.
19 The Harness Makers' Illustrated Manual
Fitz-Gerald, W. N.
Croton-on-Hudson, NY North River Press, Inc. 1977 0-88427-014-9 / 9780884270140 Reprint Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Reprint of the original manual first published in 1875. Very clean burgundly cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean burgundy endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 325 pgs. with many illustrations. Illustrated dustjacket has a few tiny spots, one tiny shallow chip at top rear spine corner (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A practical guide for manufacturers and makers of harnesses and harness repair, with recipes for stains, varnishes and polishes, oils. 018933

Price: 45.00 USD
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The Practical Guide to Dog Breeding, Frankling, Eleanor
20 The Practical Guide to Dog Breeding
Frankling, Eleanor
New York Wilfred Funk, Inc. 1953 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, with "I" on copyright page. Very clean unfaded toast brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 184 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with one tiny closed tear (1/16") at top edge of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An authoritative, basic, and complete treatment for laymen and professionals. 8vo. Dogs. 016055

Price: 30.00 USD
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