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AMERICAN WILDLIFE ILLUSTRATED Compiled by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of New York., De Sola, Ralph (editor)
1 AMERICAN WILDLIFE ILLUSTRATED Compiled by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of New York. De Sola, Ralph (editor)
May not be noted. Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; WPA, Illustrated by Baylitts, Austin American Wildlife Illustrate New York: Wm. H. Wise & Co. , Inc. 1949. Hard Cover. Good. VG/Good Dark Green binding with gold lettering on spine. Endpapers map of United States populated with wildlife. Good hardbound 748 pages, indexed, illustrated with 6 color and numerous b&w photographs. 8709 
Price: 14.05 USD
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BIRD AND ANIMAL PAINTINGS Vol 1, Horsfall, C.
2 BIRD AND ANIMAL PAINTINGS Vol 1 Horsfall, C.
Nature Magazine 1928 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall 20983 
Price: 14.05 USD
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BIRDS WORTH KNOWING, Blanchan, Neltje
3 BIRDS WORTH KNOWING Blanchan, Neltje
May not be noted. Good with no dust jacket 
Wildflowers; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Blanchan, Neltje WILDFLOWERS WORTH KNOWING Doubleday, NY, 1925, 48 ills in color, 3/4 red leather over cloth. 257pp. Hardbound with no dustjacket 8711 
Price: 18.71 USD
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DISCOURS ET MORCEAUX CHOISIS..., Buffon, Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, Comte De 1707-1788
4 DISCOURS ET MORCEAUX CHOISIS... Buffon, Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, Comte De 1707-1788
Paris Chex Boiste Fils 1824 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Zoology; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 347 pages; 60 illlustrations of various creatures on ten heavy paper sheets. Some scattered foxing. Last 5 pages with small dog ears. Contemporary calf leather, lacking part of spine cover. Provenance- Estate of William Nixon III. 32129 
Price: 84.55 USD
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5 FIFTY HIKES IN NEW JERSEY Walks Hikes and Backpacking Tips from the Kittatinnies to Cape May Bruce Scofiels, Stella Gree, H Neil Zimmerman
May not be noted. Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Hiking; NEW Jersey; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Back country Pubications, 1988239pp, useful descriptions, maps and commentaries. Roughly used with underlining, notes and a detached page. 6789 
Price: 14.05 USD
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FROM BLOMIDON TO SMOKY AND OTHER PAPERS, Bolles, Frank
6 FROM BLOMIDON TO SMOKY AND OTHER PAPERS Bolles, Frank
NY Houghton Mifflin Company 1894 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Travel, publ 1894, nick to title page and a few lightly penciled checkmarks on index. Essays on nature particularly birds. 21657 
Price: 23.45 USD
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GUARDIANS OF YELLOWSTONE, AN INTIMATE LOOK AT THE CHALLENGES OF PROTECTING AMERICA'S FOREMOST WILDERNESS PARK Isbn: 068812574, Sholly, Dan R. with Steven M. Newman
7 GUARDIANS OF YELLOWSTONE, AN INTIMATE LOOK AT THE CHALLENGES OF PROTECTING AMERICA'S FOREMOST WILDERNESS PARK Isbn: 068812574 Sholly, Dan R. with Steven M. Newman
NY Morrow and Company First Edition; First Printing Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Yellowstone; National Parks; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Photographs; 8vo 14121 
Price: 14.05 USD
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IN DAYS AGONE; NOTES ON THE FAUNA AND FLORA OF SUBTROPICAL FLORIDA IN THE DAYS WHEN MOST OF ITS AREA WAS A PRIMEVAL WILDERNESS, Blatchley, W. S.
8 IN DAYS AGONE; NOTES ON THE FAUNA AND FLORA OF SUBTROPICAL FLORIDA IN THE DAYS WHEN MOST OF ITS AREA WAS A PRIMEVAL WILDERNESS Blatchley, W. S.
Indianapolis The Nature Publishing Company 1932 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Florida; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Very light rubbing to front board. Clean and near fine. 33179 
Price: 45.07 USD
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JUNGLE DAYS With Seven Black-And-White Illustrations, Beebe, William
9 JUNGLE DAYS With Seven Black-And-White Illustrations Beebe, William
New York, New York Garden City Publishing Co. Inc. 1925 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Jungles; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; The travels of a naturalist through the jungle publish 1925, original red cloth. At least partially set in the Dutch Indies to 20464 
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KEYS TO WOODY PLANTS, Muenscher, W. C.
10 KEYS TO WOODY PLANTS Muenscher, W. C.
Comstock Publishing 1960 Sixth Edition; Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Trees; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 18834 
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11 LAST MOUNTAINS, THE STORY OF THE CASCADES Case, Robert Ormond & Victoria
Garden City New York Doubleday Doran and Company 1945 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Mountainous; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Dust jacket with large chip missing tape reinforced the book itself is very clean 18854 
Price: 14.05 USD
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Last Stand: America's Virgin Lands, Kingsolver, Barbara
12 Last Stand: America's Virgin Lands Kingsolver, Barbara
National Geographic 2002 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Color Illustrations; Signed by the author Barbara Kingsolver and also by the photographer Annie Griffiths. Belt on title page, Fine/Fine; Signed by Author & Illustrator 37708 
Price: 70.50 USD
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LIFE AND HER CHILDREN GLIMPSES OF ANIMAL LIFE FROM THE AMOEBA TO THE INSECTS  (With Upwards of One Hundred Illustrations), Buckley, Arabella B
13 LIFE AND HER CHILDREN GLIMPSES OF ANIMAL LIFE FROM THE AMOEBA TO THE INSECTS (With Upwards of One Hundred Illustrations) Buckley, Arabella B
Appleton and Company. 1885 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Juvenile; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages; Publ 1885 22395 
Price: 65.75 USD
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LIVES OF THE HUNTED Containing the Account of the Doings of Five Quadrupeds & Three Birdsand, in Elucidation of the Same over 200 Drawings, Seton, Ernest Thompson
14 LIVES OF THE HUNTED Containing the Account of the Doings of Five Quadrupeds & Three Birdsand, in Elucidation of the Same over 200 Drawings Seton, Ernest Thompson
May not be noted. Good+ with no dust jacket 
Juvenile; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Seton, Ernest Thompson, LIVES OF THE HUNTED, Containing the Account of the Doings of Five Quadrupeds & Three Birds and, in Elucidation of the Same over 200 Drawings, NEW YORK. CHARLES SCRIBNERS, 1920., Good+ hardbound with no dust jacket, sound and tight attractive copy. 8677 
Price: 32.74 USD
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MARVELS OF THE ANIMAL WORLD 45 Photographs from Life, W. S. Berridge, F. Z. S.
15 MARVELS OF THE ANIMAL WORLD 45 Photographs from Life W. S. Berridge, F. Z. S.
Boston, MA Small, Maynard & Company 1922 Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Animals; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages 17110 
Price: 17.81 USD
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NATIONAL WILDLIFE The Year 1967 Bound Into One Quarto Blue Cloth Hardback, National Wildlife Federation
16 NATIONAL WILDLIFE The Year 1967 Bound Into One Quarto Blue Cloth Hardback National Wildlife Federation
National Wildlife Federation 1967 Hardback Fine with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; color illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall 19082 
Price: 14.05 USD
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OLD SILVER GRIZZLE,THE BADGER, AND OTHER STORIES FROM WILD ANIMALS AT HOME [g], Seton, Ernest Thompson.
17 OLD SILVER GRIZZLE,THE BADGER, AND OTHER STORIES FROM WILD ANIMALS AT HOME [g] Seton, Ernest Thompson.
London Hodder & Stoughton 1920 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Seton, E. T 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; Old Silver Grizzle, The Badger, And other stories from Wild Animals at Home. C.1920s. Owner's rubberstamp to half title and gift inscription to ffep. 8 plates. Inscribed & inititaled by Seton as part of photo plate. 28137 
Price: 46.95 USD
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PARADE OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM, Hegner R.
18 PARADE OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM Hegner R.
NY MacMillan 1937 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Animals; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Ex-Library; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 675 pages; Over 700 photos from single celled animals on up the chain. 27979 
Price: 23.45 USD
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POND GUIDE A Guide for Identifying Organisms Found in and around the Pond. Trial Edition/january 1975, Dave Buller
19 POND GUIDE A Guide for Identifying Organisms Found in and around the Pond. Trial Edition/january 1975 Dave Buller
Lawrence Hall of Sceince 1975 (c/r1977) First Edition Paperback Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Lonnie Kennedy 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages; From mollusks to raccoons, covers commoner habitat occupants. 1975 trial issue. 23774 
Price: 20.63 USD
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SALAMANDERS & OTHER WONDERS STILL MORE ADVENTURES OF A ROMANTIC NATURALIST, Ley, , Willy
20 SALAMANDERS & OTHER WONDERS STILL MORE ADVENTURES OF A ROMANTIC NATURALIST Ley, , Willy
May not be noted. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Ex-Lib; Ley, Willy SALAMANDERS & OTHER WONDERS Still More Adventures of a Romantic Naturalist New York: Viking Press, 1955. , Odd tidbits of zoology and botany taken in a lighter yet comprehensive vein. Dustjacket in library protector plastic. 7918 
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