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Country Cousins, Dyer, Walter A.
41 Country Cousins
Dyer, Walter A.
New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1927 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Charles Livingston Bull, Illustrator 
Very Clean green ribbed cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering and illustration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine edges, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Color illustrated endpapers are clean, with no names, writing or marks. Beautiful illustrations by Charles Livingston Bull. 169 pgs. 8vo. Children's. 013979

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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)
42 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

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Fifteen Rabbits: A Celebration of Life, Felix Salten
43 Fifteen Rabbits: A Celebration of Life
Felix Salten
New York Delacorte Press/Eleanor Friede 1976 044002563X / 9780440025634 Stated First printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket John Frease, Illustrator 
First printing in unclipped dust jacket. White boards with brown spine, gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump to rear board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. Illustrated by John Frease. 231 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, a few tiny closed edge tears, very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024349

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Throwim Way Leg: Tree-Kanagaroos, Possums and Penis Gourds - On the Track of Unknown Mammals in Wildest New Guinea, Flannery, Tim
44 Throwim Way Leg: Tree-Kanagaroos, Possums and Penis Gourds - On the Track of Unknown Mammals in Wildest New Guinea
Flannery, Tim
New York Grove Press 1998 0-8021-3665-6 / 9780802136657 First Thus Soft Cover Near FIne 
Very clean softcover book. One very small corner crease at bottom of rear panel. No chipping, wear or curling. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 326 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color photographs. 8vo. Adventure. 011290

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The Flying Flynns: The Remarkable Adventures of an Animal Doctor in the Wilderness, Flynn, Bethine
45 The Flying Flynns: The Remarkable Adventures of an Animal Doctor in the Wilderness
Flynn, Bethine
New York Seaview Books 1979 0872235386 / 9780872235380 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean turquoise boards with gold seaplane on cover, dark blue cloth spine with bright gold lettering. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 359 pages. Clean bright dust jacket has one tiny chip at upper rear spine corner, not price clipped. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The true adventures of a flying veterinarian couple who were partners in a unique veterinarian practice based in Seattle Washington. Flying in their little 65-horsepower seaplane they called "The Pigeon", they landed in remote and desolate places along the coast of British Columbia and Alaska to treat all creatures, wild and tame. 025095

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Whitepaws A Coyote-Dog, Fox, Michael
46 Whitepaws A Coyote-Dog
Fox, Michael
New York Coward McCann & Geoghegan 1979 0698204786 / 9780698204782 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Stephen Gammell, Illustrator Signed
First Edition in original unclipped jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean white cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Black endpapers, with black initials written in upper corner of front fixed endpaper and inner top corner of title page. Inscribed and signed by author: " Vida - Enjoy! - Michael W. Fox. " 73 pgs. Illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Illustrated dustjacket has small fingernail size chip at top rear panel edge, hint of very light soiling, a few short closed edge tears. Blacked out initials at top edge of front inside flap. Not price clipped (7.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author combines his personal and professional experiences in a wonderfully warm story of the world of animals, both wild and tame, in this sotyr of a coyote dog born to a beagle mother. 018973

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The Practical Guide to Dog Breeding, Frankling, Eleanor
47 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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The Sa'-Zada Tales, Fraser, W. A.
48 The Sa'-Zada Tales
Fraser, W. A.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1905 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration, gold lettering on cover and spine. Some wear-through to corner tips, lighter wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Partial cracking to paper at front hinge, but still firmly attached. Previous owner name, address neatly printed on front fixed endpaper. 231 pgs. Beautiful illustrations. 8vo. Children's. 013696

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More Mr. Cat and a Bit of Amber Too, Freedley, George
49 More Mr. Cat and a Bit of Amber Too
Freedley, George
New York Gramercy Publishing 1962 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket Victor J. Dowling, Illustrator 
Clean orange boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 64 pgs. with beautiful drawings by Victor J. Dowling. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cats. 013711

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More Mr. Cat, and a Bit of Amber Too, Freedley, George
50 More Mr. Cat, and a Bit of Amber Too
Freedley, George
New York Gramercy Publishing 1962 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Victor J. Dowling, Illustrator 
Very clean orange boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 64 pgs. Illustrations by Victor J. Dowling. No statement of edition. Unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, hint of slightest edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cats. 015986

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Matilda, Gallico, Paul
51 Matilda
Gallico, Paul
New York Coward McCann 1970 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gold kangaroo illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no names or bookplates. 313 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edgewear and a few very short closed edge tears. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A warm, rollicking tale of a boxing kangaroo from down under who wins over the Mafia single-handed and sends his two lovable promoters off to happily-ever-after romances with their luscious lady friends. 013962

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The Day Jean-Pierre was Pignapped, Gallico, Paul
52 The Day Jean-Pierre was Pignapped
Gallico, Paul
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1964 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Dulac, Illustrator 
"First Edition in the United States of America" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. Light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Child's previous owner name and address on front free endpaper; text pages and edges are clean. 44 pgs. with illustrrations by Dulac. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (3.25 on front inside flap), has small chip at top spine edge, tiny chips to two corner tips, slight wear to spine fold edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An Abyssinian Guinea Pig named Jean-Pierre is missing with no clues. 018891

Price: 60.00 USD
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Desert Mavericks: Caught and Branded, Ganson, Eve
53 Desert Mavericks: Caught and Branded
Ganson, Eve
Santa Barbara, California Wallace Hebberd 1928 First Edition, First Printing 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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Five Animals - Their Books, Gauss, Marianne
54 Five Animals - Their Books
Gauss, Marianne
New York Harper & Brothers 1926 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket C. W. Gauss, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean decorated American trade binding - signed binding (DD - Decorative Designers). Green cloth boards with black and yellow animal and landscape illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine, small decoration on spine. No fraying or staining. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Nine illustrations by C. W. Gauss, including color frontis illustration. 253 pages. 022280

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The Last Hunt, Genevoix, Maurice
55 The Last Hunt
Genevoix, Maurice
New York Random House 1940 Stated First Printing 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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Dogs of the Cariboo and Other Stories, Gentry, Mary
56 Dogs of the Cariboo and Other Stories
Gentry, Mary
Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.A. Lifestyles Press 1996 1-884707-27-0 / 9781884707278 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 210 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, hint of slightest fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of heartwarming animal stories. 8vo. Animals. 011906

Price: 10.00 USD
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P.J., My Friend - An affectionate account of a family's favorite cat, Gerson, Noel B.
57 P.J., My Friend - An affectionate account of a family's favorite cat
Gerson, Noel B.
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1969 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Patricia Coombs, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Cute cat bookplate on front free endpaper (no name). Bright red endpapers. Illustrated by Patricia Coombs. 161 pages. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap; unchipped, no tears, slightest hint of age toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025461

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London Zoo, Gleeson, Gertrude
58 London Zoo
Gleeson, Gertrude
New York Robert M. McBride & Co. 1933 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean brown cloth boards with red title box on cover and spine. No fraying or wear; two tiny bumps to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Red top stained page edges. Clean photo illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 323 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny chips at top of spine, one 1" closed edge tear with some creasing near tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. In "London Zoo", Gertrude Gleeson tells how creatures from all over the world are brought tousands of miles to the zoo and how they live there. In a veritable panorama of natural history we see the lives of creatures of all kinds, their odd habits, their fits of temperament, their maladies, their feats of prowess, even their romances and emotional problems. 8vo. Natural History. 012442

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Boxer Rebellion and Other Tales, Goldman, Joel
59 The Boxer Rebellion and Other Tales
Goldman, Joel
New York Donald I. Fine, Inc. 1988 1556111053 / 9781556111051 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean orange boards with unchipped gold lettering 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. 265 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no fading, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The candid, unabashed memoirs of a dedicated veterinarian. Joel Goldman manages to learn as much about thehuman animals who bring himtheir pets and livestock as he does his patients. And he writes about these animals--man and beast alike--with insight, wit and unfailing good grace. 025417

Price: 18.00 USD
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In the Shadow of Man, Goodall, Jane
60 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

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