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The Clam Lake Papers - A winter in the North Woods: introducing the metaphorical imperative and kindred matters: with a prologue and epilogue, Lueders, Edward
161 The Clam Lake Papers - A winter in the North Woods: introducing the metaphorical imperative and kindred matters: with a prologue and epilogue
Lueders, Edward
New York Harper & Row 1977 0060653124 / 9780060653125 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean light blue-gray boards with small blue snowflake in lower corner of front cover, blue metallic lettering on spine. No fraying, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean gray endpapers (small light pencil inscription in upper corner of front free endpaper). 148 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped, has moderate soiling, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024682

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162 The Clam Lake Papers: A Winter in the North Woods
Lueders, Edward
Harper & Row 1977 0-06-065312-4 / 9780060653125 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with blue metallic lettering on spine, small blue snowflake on cover. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Inscription on fly leaf. 148 pgs. Dustjacket is price clipped, quite clean, one very small chip (size of matchhead) at top near corner of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Nature. 006140

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Houseboat Chronicles, MacDonald, Jake
163 Houseboat Chronicles
MacDonald, Jake
The Lyons Press 2004 1592285538 / 9781592285532 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line) in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean beige boards with dark green spine, beige lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 291 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wonderful memoir of life in the Canadian shield country north of the Great Lakes, told with great humor and a keen eye for both nature and human nature. 025843

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In Forest Land, Malloch, Douglas
164 In Forest Land
Malloch, Douglas
Chicago American Lumberman 1906 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Signed
First Edition, with photograph of author, and SIGNED letter from author on American Lumberman stationery. Clean green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spot of wear to base of spine, one corner tip lightly bumped. Binding is tight and square; pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Previous owner inscription on front free endpaper as follows: " To my friend Mrs. Parker, written by my friend - the author - from Amie C. Defebaugh." Beautifully illustrated with full page color toned illustrations. 192 pages. 025437

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Out of Doors: A Guide to Nature, Mann, Paul B. And George T. Hastings
165 Out of Doors: A Guide to Nature
Mann, Paul B. And George T. Hastings
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean dark green cloth boards with stamped illustration (large tree) and lettering on cover, silver lettering on spine. Slight hint of wear, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. INSCRIBED to his friends and SIGNED by author Paul B. Mann on front free endpaper. Previous owner name at top of front free endpaper. 448 pgs. with index. Illustrated with many photographs and detailed drawings. 8vo. Nature. 010421

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Ant Hill Odyssey, Mann, William M.
166 Ant Hill Odyssey
Mann, William M.
Boston Little Brown 1948 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean light blue cloth boards with small decoration on cover, blue title box with gold lettering on spine. Hint of slight edge fading. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 338 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has some edge chipping, closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The reminiscenses of the Director of the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., who was a respected leader among natural scientists and whose travels took him to all the corners of the earth. 013742

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Ant Hill Odyssey, Mann, William M.
167 Ant Hill Odyssey
Mann, William M.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1948 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated first edition in original unclipped jacket. Gray cloth boards with small decoration on cover, dark blue title box with gold 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 bookplates. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 338 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), clean and bright, with just a hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An entomogolists travels all over the world, on expeditions from the deserts of Arabia to the Pacific Isles. 022713

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The Language of Birds, Martin, Rafe
168 The Language of Birds
Martin, Rafe
New York Putnam 2017 0399229256 / 9780399229251 Stated First Impression Hardback Fine Fine Jacket Susan Gaber, Illustrator Signed
Stated First Impression with full number line, in clean dust jacket, SIGNED by author. Clean glossy color illustrated boards. Size approx. 11-1/2" x 9". No bumping, fading or wear. As new condition. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blue endpapers. Signed by author Rafe Martin on title page: "Best Wishes! - Rafe Martin." Full color illustrations throughout. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in removable protective mylar cover. A classic Russian fairy tale retold, beautifully illustrated by Susan Gaber. 024812

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Dog Days, Raven Nights, Marzluff, John M.; Colleen Marzluff
169 Dog Days, Raven Nights
Marzluff, John M.; Colleen Marzluff
Yale University Press 2011 0300167113 / 9780300167115 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold 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 marks. Illustrated with photographs and with Original Linocut Illustrations by Evon Zerbetz. Foreword by Bernd Heinrich. 323 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The coauthor of the award-winning "In the Company of crows and Ravens" and his wife, an animal-behavior expert, offer an engaging account of their days as young field biologists in Maine. 026126

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170 When Elephants Weep
Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff and Susan McCarthy
New York Delacorte Press 1995 0-385-31425-6 / 9780385314251 5th Printing Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
291 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Very clean and tight hardbound book. No names or writing inside. Clean, crisp dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped. AS NEWAnimals. 003010

Price: 10.00 USD
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171 Wildlife in America
Matthiessen, Peter
New York Viking 1987 Revised and Updated Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Bob Hines, Illustrator 
Clean brown cloth boards with illustrated cover, clean beige cloth spine, gold lettering on spine in brown title box. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 332 pgs. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one 1/4" closed tear at top spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The classic history (originally published in 1959), now updated and expanded, with lists and drawings of rare, threatened, and extinct species. 9-1/2" x 7". Natural History. 011002

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172 Shortleaf Pine
Mattoon, Wilbur R.
Washington, D.C. U. S. Department of Agriculture 1931 First Edition Wraps Fine 
Very clean softcover wraps with stapled binding. No marks, creasing, curling or wear. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 44 pgs. 8vo. Silvaculture. 009953

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In Pastures Green, McArthur, Peter
173 In Pastures Green
McArthur, Peter
Canada J. M. Dent 1948 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing of the New and Revised Edition (November, 1948) in clean original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold title box on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Edited and with a foreword by Kenneth McNeill Wells. Illustrated with beautiful wood engravings by Lucille Oille. 299 pages. Clean dust jacket has edge chipping, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A chronicle of country living in rural Canada by a man who gave up a successful journalism career in New York to go back to the land, where he found wisdom, fulfillment and peace. 025418

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174 Propagation of Aquatic Game Birds
McAtee, W. L.
Washington, D.C. U. S. Department of Agriculture 1930 First Edition Wraps Near FIne 
Very clean softcover publication in stapled wraps. 41 pgs. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. No names, writing or marks. Great information on propagating ducks, geese and other aquatic game birds. 8vo. Agriculture. 009951

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OPERATION WHITE LION, McBride, Chris
175 OPERATION WHITE LION
McBride, Chris
New York St Martin's Press 1981 0312586809 / 9780312586805 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in dust jacket. Clean pale green boards with beige cloth spine, bright gold 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 full color photographs. 159 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023851

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THE WHITE LIONS OF TIMBAVATI, McBride, Chris
176 THE WHITE LIONS OF TIMBAVATI
McBride, Chris
Paddington Press 1977 0448226774 / 9780448226774 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in dust jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with bright gold 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 full color photographs. 220 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, very short closed tear at upper spine fold edge, small price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023850

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177 The White Lions of Timbavati
McBride, Chris
New York/London Paddington Press Ltd. 1977 0-448-22677-4 / 9780448226774 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold 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. 220 pgs. Illustrated with full color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A fascinating account of a strain of white lions in Africa. 010575

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Ebb of the River, Mears, Richard C.
178 Ebb of the River
Mears, Richard C.
New York Wyndham Books 1980 0-671-61032-5 / 9780671610326 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean green-gray boards with green cloth spine, 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. Review copy, with review slip laid in. 207 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one short closed edge tear at top of rear panel, tiny nick at base of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about a boy and a river, about growing up, the wonders of nature, and about grown-ups and kids. 8vo. Fiction. 014002

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179 Elephant Destiny: Biography of an Endangered Species in Africa
Meredith, Martin
New York Public Affairs Press 2003 1-58648-077-4 / 9781586480776 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean brown boards with black spine, silver lettering on spine. Very light bump to spine corner. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 244 pgs. Illustrated with color plates and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Environmental Conservation. 007971

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180 The Herbalist
Meyer, Joseph E.
Hammond, Indiana Hammond Book Company 1934 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Lovely little field guide to herbs, fully illustrated in both black and white and color. Approx. size: 3" x 6-1/2" Beige cloth boards with black lettering and Indian inside arrowhead on cover. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking; very slight lean. All pages are clean, including endpapers. 400 pages. Wonderful information, including properties and uses. 026266

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