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A Naturalist's Wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago - A Narrative of Travel and Exploration, Forbes, Henry O.
101 A Naturalist's Wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago - A Narrative of Travel and Exploration
Forbes, Henry O.
New York Harper & Brothers 1885 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Solid First Edition, 1885. Green silk cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, black stamped lettering on cover, gold stamped lettering on spine. Light soiling to cloth. Tiny spots of wear to corners and top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Chocolate brown endpapers; small chip to top edge of front fixed endpaper, small mark where bookplate had been and has fallen off. Color frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. With numerous illustrations from the author's sketches and descriptions by Mr. John B. Gibbs. All six maps (including fold-outs) are present and in excellent condition. 536 pages with index, plus 4 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 023987

Price: 250.00 USD
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The Natural Thing: The Land and Its Citizens, Fosburgh, Pieter W.
102 The Natural Thing: The Land and Its Citizens
Fosburgh, Pieter W.
New York MacMillan 1959 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean gray cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Very small return address label of previous owner near bottom edge of front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 255 pgs. Very clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two very short closed edge tears (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Nature. 013005

Price: 18.00 USD
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Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?, Frans De Waal
103 Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
Frans De Waal
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2016 0393246183 / 9780393246186 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and First Printing, with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean yellow boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by the author. 340 pages. Clean dust jacket is unworn - no chips, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. De Waal's landmark work will convince you to rethink everything you thought you knew about animal--and human--intelligence. 026751

Price: 20.00 USD
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Heroes of the Wild, Fraser, Chelsea Curtis
104 Heroes of the Wild
Fraser, Chelsea Curtis
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1923 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding (signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers monogram). Green cloth boards with green and yellow decoration on cover and spine. Very light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Occasional foxing to some pages. Previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 372 pages. The lives and history of adventurers, including lumberjacks, cowboys, surveyors, explorers, big-game hunters, trappers, wildlife photographers. 023882

Price: 15.00 USD
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Organized Confusion, French, Sarah
105 Organized Confusion
French, Sarah
Vantage Press 1968 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Signed "Sarah French Fall" on front free endpaper. No other writing or marks. 94 pages. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, not price clipped, has one tiny closed tear. Photo portrait of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Lovers of hunting, fishing, and camping will be delighted by these memoirs of the wife of a dedicated amateur woodsman, who has accompanied her husband on many trips into the wilderness. The great woods of northern Minnesota and southern Ontario is the scene of her lucidly written forest adventures. 026408

Price: 20.00 USD
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Neptune's Garden: Shells from A to Z, Frost, Wendy
106 Neptune's Garden: Shells from A to Z
Frost, Wendy
Bulfinch Press 1992 0821219243 / 9780821219249 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
An amazing and unusual book on sea shells. Beautiful hardcover book and dust jacket. Clean white boards with small gold shell design in corner, clean green cloth spine with gold lettering. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in full color. 96 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean and bright, Not price clipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026461

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Season for Wilderness: The Journal of a Summer in Canoe Country, Furtman, Michael
107 A Season for Wilderness: The Journal of a Summer in Canoe Country
Furtman, Michael
Minocqua, Wisconsin North Word Press 1989 1559710055 / 9781559710053 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Dark green cloth boards with cream lettering on cover and spine. Bump and very small tear to lower board edge. No fading, binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautiful illustrations by Susan Robinson. 241 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has several short closed edge tears, very shallow chipping at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025965

Price: 20.00 USD
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Desert Mavericks: Caught and Branded, Ganson, Eve
108 Desert Mavericks: Caught and Branded
Ganson, Eve
Santa Barbara, California Wallace Hebberd 1928 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Author illustrated 
First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with blue lettering on cover and spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. Foreword by Dr. William T. Hornaday. Clean jacket with price intact (2.00 on rear inside flap), shallow chipping ata base of spine (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Humorous adventures with wild animals on the Sonora Desert illustrated with cartoons and drawings. 019870

Price: 20.00 USD
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Book of the Woods, Gauss, Marianne
109 Book of the Woods
Gauss, Marianne
Laidlaw Brothers 1938 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Sixth Printing, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 269 pp. with illustrations and decorations by C. W. Gauss. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, small chip to one corner tip. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book about wild animal life in the Rocky Mountains written for youngsters, and illustrated with beautiful drawings. 020426

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Last Hunt, Genevoix, Maurice
110 The Last Hunt
Genevoix, Maurice
New York Random House 1940 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Lynd Ward, Illustrator 
Clean unfaded green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering, clean bright unchipped paper label illustrated with running deer on front board, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 281 pgs. Illustrated by Lynd Ward. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight wear to edges & corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of the forest and the deer who inhabit it, and the huntsman and the bond that forms between the stag and the huntsman. 8vo. Nature. 015644

Price: 45.00 USD
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Kara, The Lonely Falcon, Girzone, Joseph F.
111 Kara, The Lonely Falcon
Girzone, Joseph F.
Albany, NY Richelieu Court 1979 Second edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket Eideen Molloy, Illustrator Signed
Second Edition, SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with crisp yellow lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Jack, Joseph F. Girzone." No other markings. 48 pp. Illustrated by Eideen Molloy. Clean jacket is not price clipped (5.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, with a few very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story for children, and an allegory, aout a falcon who can no longer kill, even for survival. 019542

Price: 25.00 USD
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Africa in My Blood, Goodall, Jane
112 Africa in My Blood
Goodall, Jane
New York Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2000 0395854040 / 9780395854044 First 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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Through A Wndow, Goodall, Jane
113 Through A Wndow
Goodall, Jane
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1990 0-395-50081-8 / 9780395500811 First 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

Price: 10.00 USD
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Nature and Character at Granite Bay, Goodsell, Daniel A.
114 Nature and Character at Granite Bay
Goodsell, Daniel A.
New York Eaton & Mains 1901 First 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

Price: 32.00 USD
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115 Pine, Stream & Prairie: Wisconsin and Minnesota in Profile
Gray, James
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1945 First 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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116 Open Door to the Great Lakes (Their Beginning, Exploration, and Lore)
Gringhuis, Dirk
New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1966 First 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
117 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 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.
118 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 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
119 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 First 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

Price: 15.00 USD
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120 Islands at the Edge of Time: A Journey to America's Barrier Islands
Hansen, Gunnar
Island Press 1993 1-55963-251-8 / 9781559632515 First 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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