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Through A Wndow, Goodall, Jane
61 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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Notes on Cage Birds (Second Series) Or Practical Hints on the Management of British and Foreign Cage Birds, Hybrids and Canaries, Greene, W. T. (editor)
62 Notes on Cage Birds (Second Series) Or Practical Hints on the Management of British and Foreign Cage Birds, Hybrids and Canaries
Greene, W. T. (editor)
London L. Upcott Gill 1899 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean blue silk cloth boards with blind stamped decoration and unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. Corners are sharp, no bumping or wear; tiny closed tear at top edge of spine (under 1/8"). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean yellow endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 340 pp. with list of subscribers at rear of book. Black and white illustrations of birds, aviaries, and more. 020524

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Whiffy McMann, Hader, Berta and Elmer
63 Whiffy McMann
Hader, Berta and Elmer
Oxford University Press 1933 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
First Edition, scarce, in original dust jacket. Clean orange and white paper covered boards with cat illustration on cover, illustration of "Jane" (girl in braids) on rear board. Hint of corner wear. Binding is tight, pages, edges and endpapers are clean. Illustrated in orange, black and white. Unpaginated. Dust jacket is not price clipped ($.75 on front inside flap), is clean, but has chips, wrinkles and tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Whiffy McMann is a kitten and Jane is a little girl who takes Whiffy home with her from the grocery store. 023422

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64 Know Your Dog
Hickey, John Hosford and Priscilla Beach
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1947 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Beige cloth boards with stamped red lettering on cover and spine. Very light soiling. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates. 337 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has faded spine, two very small spots (pea size) on back panel, 1/4" loss at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A history of the breeds, authoritative information on selecting, training and caring for your dog. 8vo. Dogs. 011637

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65 The Bachelor's Cat
Hoffman, L. F.
New York Harper Collins 1997 0-06-019105-8 / 9780060191054 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean white/ivory boards with burgundy lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 120 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12 Mo. Fiction. 011177

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The Nosy Colt, Hogner, Nils
66 The Nosy Colt
Hogner, Nils
New York Henry Z Walck Inc 1973 0809812045 / 9780809812042 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Richard Lebenson, Illustrator 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean rust brown cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Richard Lebenson. 30 pages + an "About the Author" page. Clean dust jacket has a few short closed tears at spine ends, price still intact on inside front flap 4.95. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. During a day of adventure Nosy, the colt, finds out about ants, geese, hornets, skunks, and friends. 025028

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Little Masks, Holdsworth, Irene
67 Little Masks
Holdsworth, Irene
London Seeley Service & Co. Ltd. Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 62 pgs. illustrated with photographs. No additional printings listed. Dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one very short closed edge tear near top of spine, hint of dulling to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cats. 013769

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The Dog Who Looked Around - The World Through a Dog's Eyes, Hyams, Leonard
68 The Dog Who Looked Around - The World Through a Dog's Eyes
Hyams, Leonard
Indianapolis / New York Bobbs-Merrill Company 1939 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Stated First Edition in beautiful condition. Clean green cloth boards with unchipped cream lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Brief neatly penned inscription on front free endpaper dated 1939. No other marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Unpaginated. A wonderful book for children of all ages - a story of the world as seen through the eyes of a wire-haired terrier. Scarce. 025072

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The Big Footprints, Innes, Hammond
69 The Big Footprints
Innes, Hammond
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0-394-41162-5 / 9780394411620 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean green boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Slight fading to extreme upper edge of front & rear boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner custom printed bookplate with lion's head on front free endpaper. 294 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Clean, collectible quality. 8vo. Africa. 011829

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The Elusive Zebra, Ipsen, D. C.
70 The Elusive Zebra
Ipsen, D. C.
Reading, Massachusetts Addison Wesley 1971 0201013673 / 9780201013672 Stated First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Ben Stahl, Illustrator 
Stated First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean moss green cloth boards with small running zebra on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. Illustrated by Ben Stahl. 112 pages. Dust jacket has slightest hint of dust soiling, is unchipped, not price clipped, has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book about zebras written for children grades 5-8, but scientific enough for adults, with beautiful illustrations. The Elusive Zebra is not just a book about zebras. It is also a book about animals whose colors have puzzled scientists. and perhaps as much as anything, it is a book about the scientists who have been puzzled. 025624

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The Mouse and the Elephant, Joan Hewett; Richard Hewett
71 The Mouse and the Elephant
Joan Hewett; Richard Hewett
Little Brown & Co 1977 0316359661 / 9780316359665 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition (stated) in original unclipped dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11". Clean gray cloth boards with mouse illustration and black lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. Slight wear to bottom corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Amazing photographs of a mouse together with an elephant. Unpaginated. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has edge wear and several closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024064

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Charles - The Story of a Friendship, Joseph, Michael
72 Charles - The Story of a Friendship
Joseph, Michael
New York Prentice Hall 1952 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige/gray cloth boards with blue lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 110 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has small edge chips and short closed edge tears, small old tape repair to rear spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Michael Joseph, a distinguished British publisher, writes of his thirteen years of happy friendship with his Siamese cat, Charles. 024993

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Appointment At the Ends of the World: Memoirs of a Wildlife Veterinarian, Karesh, William B
73 Appointment At the Ends of the World: Memoirs of a Wildlife Veterinarian
Karesh, William B
New York Warner Books 1999 0446523712 / 9780446523714 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing with full number line in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean green boards with blue-green spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color and black and white photographs. 376 pages. Dust jacket is clean, bright, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (27.00/35.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025096

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In the Land of the Lion, Kearton, Cherry
74 In the Land of the Lion
Kearton, Cherry
Great Britain Arrowsmith 1946 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean book in original unclipped jacket, later printing. Very clean yellow cloth boards with crisp red 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 88 photographs. 250 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (5s.net on front inside flap), very small chip at bottom spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of the author's expeditions in Central Africa, with excellent photographs of lions, rhonoceros, elephant, crocodile, apes and more. 022061

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Brave Companions, Knight, Ruth Adams
75 Brave Companions
Knight, Ruth Adams
Garden City Doubleday Doran & Co. 1945 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Lynd Ward, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with silver line decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers (a brown shadow from offset of rear dj flap on rear endpaper); no names, writing or bookplates. Color frontispiece by Lynd Ward. 215 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has very small chips at top spine corners, a little wear to dustjacket paper at two corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story about two great dogs and a boy who loved and worked with them both. Valor, a magnificent shepherd K-9 dog that was his comrade-in-arms, had saved Lt. Thomas Tolbert's life with her own in the Pacific. And it was Valor's puppy, Joey, that comforted Tom during the long days in the hospital afterward. Back home in the States, Tom learned that he was blinded for life. His adjustment was a bitter one until he found Joey again in the training quarters for Seeing Eye dogs. 021616

Price: 150.00 USD
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76 The Work of Her Hands
Knowles, Anne
New York St. Martin's Press 1983 0-312-88951-8 / 9780312889517 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 222 pgs. Stated First U.S. Edition, flap states book club edition. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The life of a young woman who is a country animal doctor in England. 8vo. Animals. 007247

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77 Strange Partners: The Story of Cooperation Among Animals
Lavine, Sigmund
Boston/Toronoto Little Brown 1959 Second Printing Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Gloria Stevens 
Very clean turquoise cloth boards with brown lettering, illustration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. No names or writing inside. 106 pgs. Illustrated. Clean bright dustjacket has been price clipped, has one small (1/4") closed tear at front bottom edge, no other marks. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12mo. Animals. 004688

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Lovely and The Wild, Lawrence, Louise de Kiriline
78 The Lovely and The Wild
Lawrence, Louise de Kiriline
New York McGraw-Hill 1968 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean olive green cloth boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with drawings by Glen Loates. 228 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, has corner price clip (upper corner of front inside flap), a few closed edge tears to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025101

Price: 20.00 USD
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Never Pet a Porcupine, Laycock, George
79 Never Pet a Porcupine
Laycock, George
New York W. W. Norton 1965 Third Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
Third printing, SIGNED by author. Clean beige cloth boards with small porcupine illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, front free endpaper signed by author. 167 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is price clipped, is unchipped, with one 1/2" closed edge tear at base spine fold, light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author writes of the interesting and amusing habits of wild creatures who have learned to live near human beings. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". Nature. 017049

Price: 18.00 USD
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Love is a 4 Legged Word, Leeds, Robert X.
80 Love is a 4 Legged Word
Leeds, Robert X.
Nevada Epic Publishing Co. 2001 0-9674025-2-2 / 9780967402529 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 286 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Robert Leed's quest to make pet boarding a more pleasant experience for pets by starting The American Pet Motel. 8vo. Dogs. 016595

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