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The Cruise of the Cow - Being an Introduction to San Diego, Mexico's Baja California, and A Voyage into the Gulf of California -- This Combined Region of the Southwest Corner, Miller, Max
181 The Cruise of the Cow - Being an Introduction to San Diego, Mexico's Baja California, and A Voyage into the Gulf of California -- This Combined Region of the Southwest Corner
Miller, Max
New York E. P. Dutton 1951 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold title box on spine. Clean, with slight fading to edges. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - small previous owner name on front pastedown. Illustrated with map and 47 photographs by Lew Walker. 256 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has some edge chipping, slight wear at folds. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025436

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The World of Night, Milne, Lorus J. & Marjorie Milne
182 The World of Night
Milne, Lorus J. & Marjorie Milne
New York Harper & Brothers 1956 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket T. M. Shortt, Illustrator 
Very clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 248 pgs. Beautifully illustrated by T. M. Shortt. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny shallow edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The fascinating drama of nature that is enacted between dusk and dawn. 8vo. Nature. 013102

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The Mating Instinct, Milne, Lorus J. and Margery J.
183 The Mating Instinct
Milne, Lorus J. and Margery J.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1954 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Olaus J. Murie, Illustrator 
Clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with twenty-one line drawings by Olaus J. Murie.243 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small surface scrape at lower right corner of front panel (size of dime), a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Provides a nontechnical, highly diverting peek at the mysteries of anatomy, biology and sociology, along with a good many other sciences of today. It tells the most illuminating story there is--the story of life itself. 018133

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184 The World's Whales: The Complete Illustrated Guide
Minasian, Stanley M., Balcomb, Kenneth C. III, Larry Foster
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Books 1984 0-89599-014-8 / 9780895990143 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with blind stamped whales on cover, silver-white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names or bookplates. 224 pgs. Beautiful color photographs throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has not been price clipped, and is enclosed in a new archival quality mylar cover. 10-1/4" x 10-1/4". Whales. 005552

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Backwoods Surgery & Medicine, Moody, Charles Stuart, M.D.
185 Backwoods Surgery & Medicine
Moody, Charles Stuart, M.D.
New York Macmillan 1930 Later printing hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Small clean hardcover book with black lettering on cover, black lettering and decoration on spine. Size approx. 5" x 7-1/2". Clean green cloth boards. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (a few pages have light foxing), with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 99 pages. How to treat fractures, sprains, dislocations; burns, cuts, drowning; medical treatment of camp diseases; snake bites; putting together a camping medicine chest. 026173

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186 No Room in the Ark
Moorehead, Alan
New York Harper & Brothers 1959 BOMC Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean gold cloth boards with turquoise cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are bright and clean. Maps on endpapers. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. Original publisher's bookmark with fold-out discussion of book is enclosed. 227 pgs. Beautifully illustrated with drawings and photographs. Clean, crisp and bright dustjacket is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 005258

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187 I Care About Animals: Moving From Emotion to Action
Mouras, Belton P.
New York A. S. Barnes 1977 0-498-02113-0 / 9780498021138 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean green 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 marks. 255 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Animals. 010346

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Song of the Sky - An Exploration of the Ocean of Air, Murchie, Guy
188 Song of the Sky - An Exploration of the Ocean of Air
Murchie, Guy
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1954 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering, line-drawn cloud on cover, gold lettering on spine. One pinpoint spot of wear to top front board edge, barely visible. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrations by the author. 438 pages with index. Illustrated dust jacket has a few very small ege hips and short closed edge tears, upper corner price clip on front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book encompassing knowledge about all aspects of the sky, from wind and weather patterns through the upper reaches of the stratosphere to the airless heights of the ionosphere. Many technical matters of meteorology and aerodynamics are covered by the author, along with the sweeping force of his imagination and the poetic sweep of his prose which give his story meaning for both professional flyers and groundlings as he unfolds the wonders of the sky. 025092

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A Sanctuary Planted, Murray, Walter J. C.
189 A Sanctuary Planted
Murray, Walter J. C.
New York Roy Publishers 1953 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name neatly penned in corner of front fixed endpaper. Illustrated with 64 photographs, including one in full color, and a plan specially drawn by Jo Mayo. 191 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. How the author created a sanctuary for wildlife from rough ground in Sussex, over a period of fourteen years. 021601

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America's Wild Woodlands, National Geographic Society
190 America's Wild Woodlands
National Geographic Society
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society 1985 0-87044-542-1 / 9780870445422 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
199 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover Clean and tight hardbound white book with small forest bird and pine branch on cover. No names or writing inside. Clean, bright dustjacket is unchipped.Forestry. 002769

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The Cabin in the Big Woods, Naylor, James Ball
191 The Cabin in the Big Woods
Naylor, James Ball
Akron, Ohio Saalfield Publishing Co. 1904 First Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, 1904 on title page and "Copyright, 1904 by Saalfield Publishing Company" on copyright page. Decorated American trade binding. Yellow-green cloth boards with brown and black illustration on cover (a cabin amongst big trees), silver and black lettering on cover, gold lettering and brown cabin decoration on spine. Very slight hint of soiling. Hint of surface wear to spine ends but no tears or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean (slight browning to text pages) with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. illustrated with glossy black and white photographs by Fred A. Elliott. 239 pages. 025027

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192 Shark!
O'Connor, Patrick Fitzgerald
New York W. W. Norton 1954 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean orange cloth boards with black decoration (small shark fin amid ripples of water) and black lettering on spine. No fraying, very light wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates. 255 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has fading to spine, small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 010777

Price: 12.00 USD
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Runes of the North, Olson, Sigurd F.
193 Runes of the North
Olson, Sigurd F.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1963 Stated First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Robert Hines, Illustrator Signed
Stated First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean, unfaded orange-gold cloth boards with small red loon on cover, gold lettering on cover; gold decoration and red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, signed by the author on front free endpaper: "Sigurd F. Olson". Illustrations by Robert Hines. Double page map. 256 pages with Epilogue. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; beautiful full panel photograph portrait of the author on rear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An exceptional signed First Edition you will be proud to own. 025505

Price: 100.00 USD
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Bear!, Ormond, Clyde
194 Bear!
Ormond, Clyde
Harrisburg, PA Stackpole 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in original unclipped jacket. Very clean blue-gray boards with bear illustration on cover, red lettering and bear footprints on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine corners, no tearing or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 291 pgs. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped (5.00 on front inside flap), a few tiny edge chips and very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018763

Price: 40.00 USD
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American Heartwood, Peattie, Donald Culross
195 American Heartwood
Peattie, Donald Culross
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1949 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with small brown tree decoration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Decorations by David Hendrickson. 307 pages. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear at spine ends, not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Great historical stories out of America's past, against the background of of the primeval American forest, which had so much to do with making us what we are. 026436

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196 Green Laurels: The Lives and Achievements of the Great Naturalists
Peattie, Donald Culross
New York Literary Guild 1936 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
Green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Light soiling, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, no names writing or marks. Frontis portrait of Charles Darwin with clean tissue guard. 368 pgs. Dustjacket is clean (slightly age-toned), with some edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Large 8vo. Natural History. 008927

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Speak to the Earth: Pages from a Farmwife's Journal, Peden, Rachel
197 Speak to the Earth: Pages from a Farmwife's Journal
Peden, Rachel
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1974 0-394-49432-6 / 9780394494326 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Sidonie Coryn, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition. Very clean unfaded brown marbled boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, hint of very light wear to corners. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 240 pgs. with illustrations by Sidonie Coryn. Very clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one tiny closed edge tear at top edge of front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book of rural virtues and a naturalist's philosophy. 8vo. Country Living. 015443

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198 At the Turn of the Tide: A Book of Wild Birds
Perry, Richard
New York Taplinger Publishing Company 1972 0-8008-0506-2 / 9780800805067 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Nancy Lou Gahan, Illustrator 
Very clean green boards with turquoise cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 256 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gift quality. 8vo. Birds. 011325

Price: 15.00 USD
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Visions of Caliban: On Chimpanzees and People, Peterson, Dale; Goodall, Jane
199 Visions of Caliban: On Chimpanzees and People
Peterson, Dale; Goodall, Jane
Boston / New York Houghton Mifflin 1993 0395537606 / 9780395537602 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray boards with turquoise cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color and black and white photographs. 367 pages with notes and references. Clean jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025307

Price: 20.00 USD
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Favorite Audubon Birds of America, Peterson, Roger Tory
200 Favorite Audubon Birds of America
Peterson, Roger Tory
New York Crown Publishers 1985 0517535459 / 9780517535455 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean book and dust jacket. Teal cloth boards with blind-stamped pelican on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautiful large full color illustrations throughout. Book size approximately 11-1/2" x 9". Introduction and commentaries y Roger Tory Peterson. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025995

Price: 15.00 USD
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