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Africa in My Blood, Goodall, Jane
101 Africa in My Blood
Goodall, Jane
New York Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2000 0395854040 / 9780395854044 First Edition, First Printing Trade Cloth Very Good + Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Beige/gray paper covered boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers. No previous owner markings. Illustrated with photographs. 386 pages with index. Clean jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (28.00 on front inside flap), no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022652

Price: 15.00 USD
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In the Shadow of Man, Goodall, Jane
102 In the Shadow of Man
Goodall, Jane
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1971 0395127262 / 9780395127261 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First American Edition, with "First Printing" stated on copyright page, in original jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with green lettering and small ape illustration on cover, green lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Illustrated endpapers are unmarked, small previous owner inscription on half-title page. Illustrated with photographs. 297 pages with index. Dustjacket has shallow chipping at top spine edge, wear to lower spine corners, short closed edge tears. Small price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022179

Price: 15.00 USD
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Through A Wndow, Goodall, Jane
103 Through A Wndow
Goodall, Jane
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1990 0-395-50081-8 / 9780395500811 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean beige boards with green cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very slight fading to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 268 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Zoology. 011768

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Nature and Character at Granite Bay, Goodsell, Daniel A.
104 Nature and Character at Granite Bay
Goodsell, Daniel A.
New York Eaton & Mains 1901 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Moss green cloth boards with elaborate gold fish and sealife decoration on cover, gold stamped lettering on cover and spine, with small gold seashell on spine. Slightest hint of soiling. Small bump at top of rear board edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Previous owner inscription dated 1902 is neatly penned on front free endpaper. Frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard. Photo illustrations throughout (22 total). 219 pages. Author's experiences in nature and with coastal citizens at Granite Bay, where less than 100 miles from New York City Granite Bay opens into the greatest width of Long Island Sound. 025364

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105 Pine, Stream & Prairie: Wisconsin and Minnesota in Profile
Gray, James
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1945 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean gold cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks, clean endpapers. Illustrated with photographs and fold-out map in excellent condition. 312 pgs. + index. 8vo. Natural History. 011585

Price: 15.00 USD
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Complete Book of Bass Fishing, Gresham, Grits
106 Complete Book of Bass Fishing
Gresham, Grits
New York Outdoor Life 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Nice clean book in original dust jacket. Clean brown boards with beige cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No bumping or fading; one tiny spot of wear on upper rear board edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Well illustrated with drawings and photographs. 264 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few very small edge chips. Photo of author on rear panel with a nice bass! Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The Freshwater Bass - habits and habitat, reading the water, finding the fish, artificial lures, natural baits, tackle, fishing techniques, cleaning and cooking your catch. 024584

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107 Open Door to the Great Lakes (Their Beginning, Exploration, and Lore)
Gringhuis, Dirk
New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1966 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean dark navy cloth boards with metallic green lettering on spine. No bumping or surface wear. Binding is tight and square. Endpapers illustrated with Great Lakes region and dated figures depicting various elements of early American history. Pages are very clean and bright; no writing or marks. With several illustrations and photographs. 141 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped, light wear to fold edges, some minor surface chipping to edges at top/base of spine, short closed edge tears at folds.. Rear panel is moderately soiled. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Great Lakes. 014679

Price: 12.00 USD
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Mushrooms and Toadstools - An Account of the More Common Edible and Poisonous Fungi of Canada, Gussow, H. T. and W. S. Odell
108 Mushrooms and Toadstools - An Account of the More Common Edible and Poisonous Fungi of Canada
Gussow, H. T. and W. S. Odell
Ottawa Division of Botany, Dominion Experimental Farms 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Clean dark green silk cloth with gold mushroom decoration and lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Light bumping to corners, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Book size is approx. 8-1/2" x 10". Printed on high quality smooth paper and liberally illustrated with photographs and drawings. 274 pages with index. Includes information on identifying, use of fungi for food with recipes, poisoning from mushrooms, mushroom culture. 025348

Price: 55.00 USD
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Handbook of Yosemite National Park - A Compendium of Articles on the Yosemite Region by the Leading Scientific Authorities, Hall, Ansel F.
109 Handbook of Yosemite National Park - A Compendium of Articles on the Yosemite Region by the Leading Scientific Authorities
Hall, Ansel F.
New York G. P. Putnam 1921 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Green ribbed cloth boards with white title box and green, white and black mountain-forest-stream decoration on cover, black lettering and tree on spine. Very tiny spots of surface wear to spine ends, no fraying, no wear-through. Extremely light soiling to rear board (slight loss of sheen in one area). Decoration and lettering is crisp, no wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece illustration of Yosemite Valley with clean tissue guard; 27 additional full page illustrations (photographs). Fold-out map at rear of book in perfect condition. 347 pages with index. 025434

Price: 125.00 USD
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The Sea and the Ice: A Naturalist in Antarctica, Halle, Louis J.; National Audubon Society
110 The Sea and the Ice: A Naturalist in Antarctica
Halle, Louis J.; National Audubon Society
Boston Published In Cooperation With The National Audubon Society By Houghton Mifflin 1973 0395154707 / 9780395154700 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing - A" on copyright page, in clean dust jacket. Clean navy blue cloth boards with white heron and silver lettering on cover, silver and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean map-decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Introduction by Les Line. Illustrated with photographs, maps and diagrams. 286 pages with index. Clean jacket is unfaded, no chips, hint of wear at top and bottom spine edges, small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. From "The Audubon Library", this is a naturalist's book, enhanced by the author's knowledge of the history, geography, and exploration of Antarctica. Halle's account is alive with the beauty, the astonishment, the uniqueness of the area, the birds of the sea, and the whales and other mammals of the sea and the ice. 021784

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111 Islands at the Edge of Time: A Journey to America's Barrier Islands
Hansen, Gunnar
Island Press 1993 1-55963-251-8 / 9781559632515 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean brown boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 222 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and maps. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Travel. 010979

Price: 10.00 USD
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Bird Hiking, Hausman, Leon Augustus
112 Bird Hiking
Hausman, Leon Augustus
New Brunswick Rutgers University Press 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket Harold Minton, Illustrator 
First Edition in dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with blue cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No fraying or wear-through to cloth boards. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, and endpapers are intact. Tasteful bookplate and previous owner name and date on front pastedown. Illustrations by Harold Minton. 107 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, has v-shaped chip at top of rear panel (2" at deepest point), small chip at base of rear panel near spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A charming, informal and practical book which is an adventure in enjoyment not only of the sight of birds, but of the countryside or parks in which they live; of the flowers, vines, bushes, and trees among which they move or nest; of the animals and insects that are their neighbors; and of the smells and sounds and colors that surround them. Also practical suggestions concerning time, place, dress, and equipment. 025299

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Rarest Bird in the World, Head, Vernon R. L. Head
113 The Rarest Bird in the World
Head, Vernon R. L. Head
New York Pegasus Books 2015 1605989630 / 9781605989631 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in as new condition. Very clean light blue boards with mustard yellow spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 243 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn - no chipping or tears or rubbing, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Part detective story, part love affai8r, and pure adventure storytelling at its best - this book is a celebration of the thrill of exploration during the search for the elusive bird, Nechisar Nightjar. 025762

Price: 25.00 USD
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Nature in Miniature, Headstrom, Richard
114 Nature in Miniature
Headstrom, Richard
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1968 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Richard Headstrom 
Later printing of the first edition in unclipped jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with black 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 561 pen and ink drawings by the author. 412 pp. with glossary, bibliography + index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow chipping at base of spine (1/4"), a tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "With this unique guide and an inexpensive pocket glass, the student of nature may enjoy those small wonders he often looks at but seldom really sees or undertands--the miniature world of the creatures and plants all around him." A wondrous guide to nature which opens up a new world to the reader and observer. 020800

Price: 14.00 USD
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115 Island Year
Heckman, Hazel
Seattle/London University of Washington Press 1972 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Laurie Olin, Illustrator 
Very clean blue/black marbled boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 255 pgs. with index. Beautiful illustrations by Laurie Olen throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one very small closed tear at bottom spine corner (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Natural History. 008970

Price: 15.00 USD
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Island Year, Heckman, Hazel
116 Island Year
Heckman, Hazel
Seattle - London University of Washington Press 1972 0-295-95171-0 / 9780295951713 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Laurie Olin, Illustrator 
Very clean blue/black marbled boards with gilt lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 255 pgs. with index. Beautiful illustrations by Laurie Olen throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one very small closed tear at top spine corner (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Natural History. 014768

Price: 15.00 USD
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Come Back to Earth, Helton, Roy
117 Come Back to Earth
Helton, Roy
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1946 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 71 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one 1/4" closed tear at top edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "Poems that point the supremacy of nature and man's needful submission to that source from which his strength derives". 008555

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Mountain Wild Flowers of America - A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and Descriptions of the Flowers that Bloom Above the Clouds, Henshaw, Julia W.
118 Mountain Wild Flowers of America - A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and Descriptions of the Flowers that Bloom Above the Clouds
Henshaw, Julia W.
Boston Ginn & Co. 1906 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket 
Beautiful first edition (1906) decorated American trade binding. Clean moss green cloth boards with white and dark green wildflower decoration along with two stamped vertical stripes on cover, unchipped stamped gold lettering on cover and spine, long-stemmed wildflower on spine. Slightest hint of surface wear to cloth at corners Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with a neatly penned previous owner inscription on the front free endpaper dated Nov. 5th, 1906 recalling pleasant days spent in the mountains of Colorado. Profusely illustrated with black and white plates. 384 pages with index. 025358

Price: 60.00 USD
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119 Union Bay: The Life of a City Marsh
Higman, Harry W. & Earl J. Larrison
Seattle, WA University of Washington Press 1951 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Edmund J. Sawyer, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Maps on endpapers. Illustrated with drawings. Previous owner name in pencil on front free endpaper. 315 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chips at top and bottom of spine edge and wear to corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Nature. 010186

Price: 15.00 USD
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120 Wild Ginger: Gleams from Many Camp-fires (Wood Sorrel and Sweet Cicely - Stories of Many Types - New to the Printer's Types)
Hoover, Matt
New York Broadway Publishing Co. 1909 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Blue/purple boards with black & white paste-on mountain illustration on cover, red line border, gilt and red lettering. Boards are clean and bright (faint thumb size spot on rear board). Cover illustration clean and unchipped. Binding is tight, with cracking at front hinge which has been neatly reinforced. Frontis fold-out photograph ("On the French River"). Cover lettering is bright and unchipped. 36 illustrations. Previous owner name in ink on front free endpaper, list of names in light pencil on back of frontis photograph. 346 pgs. Pages are clean and bright. 8vo. Nature. 007061

Price: 20.00 USD
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