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Animals, Men and Myths, Lewinsohn, Richard
81 Animals, Men and Myths
Lewinsohn, Richard
New York Harper & Brothers 1954 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with red lettering and illustration on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 422 pgs. with index. Illustrated. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight fading to spine, some edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An informative and entertaining history of man and the animals around him. 8vo. Animals. 011907

Price: 15.00 USD
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Mother Nature - A Study of Animal Life and Death, Long, William J.
82 Mother Nature - A Study of Animal Life and Death
Long, William J.
New York Harper & Brothers 1923 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Charles Livingston Bull, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with gold stamped line drawn elk on cover, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine, bird decoration on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Small bump to one lower corner tip. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with beautiful plates and drawings by Charles Livingston Bull. 330 pages. 025581

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For the LIfe of Your Dog, Louganis, Greg and Betsy Sikora Siino
83 For the LIfe of Your Dog
Louganis, Greg and Betsy Sikora Siino
New York Pocket Books 1999 0-671-02450-7 / 9780671024505 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
245 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - archival quality mylar cover Clean, crisp as new book with clean, unchipped, unclipped dustjacket. A very thorough and well-written book on caring for your dog--clear, sensible instructions on training, feeding, exercising, breeding and more.Dogs. 002440

Price: 10.00 USD
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So Tiberius..., Mannin, Ethel
84 So Tiberius...
Mannin, Ethel
New York G. P. Putnam's 1955 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket A. H. Eisner, Illustrator 
Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of slightest surface wear at top and bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Hint of slightest browning to endpapers which are clean with no names, writing or marks. 120 pgs. with page decorations by A. H. Eisner. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with slight wear at corner tips and spine edges. Old book review laid in. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 013571

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So Tiberius..., Mannin, Ethel
85 So Tiberius...
Mannin, Ethel
New York G. P. Putnam 1955 Stated First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition (so stated) in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - very faint foxing to endpapers, no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by A. H. Eisner. 120 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has 1/4" chip at top spine edge, a few short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023737

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86 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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87 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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The Otter's Tale, Maxwell, Gavin
88 The Otter's Tale
Maxwell, Gavin
Longmans 1962 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with stamped gold otter decorations on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on blank preliminary (no name on it). Illustrated with amazing photographs in color and black and white. 43 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has a few short closed edge tears, slight age toning, corner clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A beautiful children's edition of best-selling "Ring of Bright Water" that will be enjoyable for adults as well, as so many wonderful photographs of otters appear here (91 photographs, 68 of which did not appear in Ring of Bright Water, and 9 are in color). 025623

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89 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
90 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

Price: 12.00 USD
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THE WHITE LIONS OF TIMBAVATI, McBride, Chris
91 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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92 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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Dark Horses and Black Beauties - Animals, Women, A Passion, Melissa Holbrook. Pierson
93 Dark Horses and Black Beauties - Animals, Women, A Passion
Melissa Holbrook. Pierson
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2000 0393049477 / 9780393049473 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with full number line (first printing) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue boards with clean black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pp. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025410

Price: 18.00 USD
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94 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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95 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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Dogue: A Parody of the World's Most Famous Fashion Magazine, Miscellaneous
96 Dogue: A Parody of the World's Most Famous Fashion Magazine
Miscellaneous
Pittstown, NJ Main Street Press 1986 1-55562-002-7 / 9781555620028 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 
Very clean and bright full-color stiff wraps--a parody of "Vogue" with dogs as models. No chipping or creasing. Unread condition. 96 pgs. with full color and black & white layouts. 8-1/2 x 11". Humor. 007291

Price: 30.00 USD
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97 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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Gentle Ben, Morey, Walt
98 Gentle Ben
Morey, Walt
New York E. P. Dutton 1965 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket John Schoenherr, Illustrator 
Stated "First Edition" on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Winner of the Dutton Junior Animal Book Award for 1965. Very clean blue cloth boards with bear illustration on cover, reddish brown lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no writing or marks. Illustrated by John Schoenherr. 191 pages. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (3,95 on front inside flap), unchipped, one short closed edge tear. Author's photo and biography on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A highly successful television series based on this book ran from 1967-1969; there were also two TV movies produced, one in 2002 and one in 2003. This is a clean, bright collectible quality first edition of an award-winning children's book. 022307

Price: 30.00 USD
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Portraits in the Wild: Animal Behaviour in East Africa, Moss, Cynthia
99 Portraits in the Wild: Animal Behaviour in East Africa
Moss, Cynthia
London Hamish Hamilton 1976 0241024536 / 9780241024539 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Clean yellow-green boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny bit of bumping, no fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. Inscribed and signed on half-title page by the author: To David Blanton, With Best Wishes, Cynthia Moss -Nairobi - Nov. 3, 1983." Illustrated with black and white and full color photographs. 363 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at lower corner of front inside flap, has slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024994

Price: 40.00 USD
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100 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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