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1 Abbott, R. Tucker American Seashells The New Illustrated Naturalist
Princeton D. Van Nostrand company, Inc. 1960 Hardcover Very Good++ 
Fifth printing, 541 pages, indexed, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. A small sticker with former owner's name is on the ffep, someone has covered this with a plain white sticker. Otherwise, the book is unmarked, bright pages, firmly bound.in green cloth with gold lettering. Only a breath of wear. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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2 Boulton, Rudyerd Traveling with the Birds; A Book on Bird Migration
Chicago M. A. Donohue & Co, 1960 Hardcover Very Good + Weber, Walter Alois 
Interior pages as new, 88 pages with 12 full-color plates plus b&w line drawings, pictorial endpapers. Cover clean and bright with slightest shelfwear at corners. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Bradshaw, Marion J. The Nature of Maine
Bangor Dillingham's 1945 Hardcover Very Good 
This is #822 of the 1000 copies comprising the second printing. signed by the author. Essays accompanied by 177 b&w plates depicting Maine in it's natural beauty. black cloth binding with gold and green decoration. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Keepers of the Earth:  Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children, Bruchac, Joseph; Caduto, Michael J.
4 Bruchac, Joseph; Caduto, Michael J. Keepers of the Earth: Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children
Golden, Colorado Fulcrum Pub 1989 1555910270 / 9781555910273 Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Abenaki poet and novelist Joseph Bruchac has collected 25 tales from various native American traditions. These stories instill a caring respect for the environment, a wonder at the forces of the earth, and a love for the creatures that fly, walk and swim about us. The tribal source of each tale is noted. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Silent Spring:  40th Anniversary Editiont, Carson, Rachel
5 Carson, Rachel Silent Spring: 40th Anniversary Editiont
New York Mariner 2002 0618249060 / 9780618249060 Softcover New 
The essential, cornerstone book of modern environmentalism is now offered in a handsome 40th anniversary edition which features an introduction by Linda Lear and an afterforward by Edward O. Wilson. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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6 Edited American Indian; His Life and Customs
Boston, MA John Hancock Life Insurance Company Staple Very Good No Jacket Issued Jacket 
16 page booklet with b&w illustrations, 4 1/2" x 6", cover in brown, orange, black and white. Clean and unmarked.. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Fairie-ality Style, Ellwand, David
7 Ellwand, David Fairie-ality Style
Somerville, Mass. Candlewick 2009 0763620955 / 9780763620950 First printing Softcover French Fold New 
In this stunning follow-up to "Fairie-ality: The Fashion Collection from the House of Ellwand," photographer Ellwand uses a gorgeous array of natural elements to explore the limits of imagination in home design and couture. Includes a pull-out palette. Full color. . 
Price: 19.99 USD
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8 Giono, Jean The Man Who Planted Trees
Chelsea, Vt Chelsea Green Publishing Company 1985 0930031024 / 9780930031022 Hardcover Fine fine Jacket McCurdy, Michael 
51 pages illustrated with outstanding wood engravings by Michael McCurdy. The unforgettable story of a tireless shepherd who plants 100 acorns a day over a spanof 30 years, thus transforming the countryside and his community. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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State of the Nation's Ecosystems: Measuring the Lands, Waters, and Living Resources of the United States, H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics and the Environment
9 H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics and the Environment State of the Nation's Ecosystems: Measuring the Lands, Waters, and Living Resources of the United States
West Nyack, New York, U.S.A. Cambridge Univ Pr 2002 0521525721 / 9780521525725 Softcover New 
270 pages, hundreds of graphs and charts accompanied by commentary. Accompanied by a 24 page book containing "Summary and Highlights". 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Carve Your Own Totem Pole, Hill, Wayne; mcKee, James
10 Hill, Wayne; mcKee, James Carve Your Own Totem Pole
Erin, Ontario, Canada Boston Mills Pr 2007 1550464663 / 9781550464665 Softcover New 
131 pages, full-color photgraphs plus b&w line drawings. Detailed instructions. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Hylander, Clarence J. MacMillan Wildflower Book
New York Macmillan Company 1960 Ex-Library Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Johnston, Edith Farrington 
Interior pages unmarked, 232 color plates in immaculate condition, text covers 500 wildflowers. Botanical and common name of each is included. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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America's Other Audubon, Kiser, Joy M.
12 Kiser, Joy M. America's Other Audubon
New York Princeton Architectural Press 2012 1616890592 / 9781616890599 Hardcover New 
11 1/2" x 13 1/4" Illustrated with wonderful color plates. This is a new copy with a light bump on the top front corner. Inspired by a display of John James Audubon's paintings at the 1876 World's Fair, amateur naturalist and artist Genevieve Jones began a volume illustrating the bird nests and eggs that Audubon omitted in his seminal "The Birds of America." Jones' story and drawings are included here. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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People of the Sturgeon: Wisconsin's Love Affair with an Ancient Fish, Kline, Kathleen Schmitt;  Bruch, Ronald M;  Binkowski, Frederick P
13 Kline, Kathleen Schmitt; Bruch, Ronald M; Binkowski, Frederick P People of the Sturgeon: Wisconsin's Love Affair with an Ancient Fish
Wisconsin Historical Society Press 2009 0870204319 / 9780870204319 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket Rashid, Bob 
292 pages, indexed, illustrated throughout with color photography. Signed by Ronald Bruch. Through a fascinating collection of images, stories and interviews, "People of the Sturgeon "chronicles the history of this remarkable fish and the cultural traditions it has spawned. The authors introduce a colorful cast of characters with a good fish tale to tell. Color photos by the late Bob Rashid and images from the Wisconsin Historical Society evoke both the magical and the mortal. Weaving together myriad voices and examining the sturgeon's profound cultural impact, the authors reveal how a diverse group of people are now joined together as "people of the sturgeon." 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Lehner, Ernst and Johanna Folklore and Sumbolism of Flowers, Plants and Trees
New York Tudor Publishing 1960 Ex-Library Edition Hardcover Very Good 
128 pages, illustrated throughout. Covers sacred plants, flower lore and legend, strange and wonderous plants, the flower calendar and the language of flowers. Minimal library marks, pages bright and clean. Bound in green cloth. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Metamorphosis: Animals that Change (Lift-the-Flap), Luise Woelflein
15 Luise Woelflein Metamorphosis: Animals that Change (Lift-the-Flap)
New York Dutton Juvenile 1995 0525674969 / 9780525674962 First printing Hardcover Fine Lindsay 
A unique dimensional book on a fascinating phenomenon of nature--metamorphosis. Young readers are greeted by a pop-up of a gigantic cecropia moth on the first spread. They then go on to learn about the different kinds of changes that insects, frogs, fish, and marine vertebrates undergo. Full-color photos and detailed, scientifically accurate watercolors adorn each page. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Margaret Mee in Search of Flowers of the Amazon Forests:  Diaries of an English Artist Reveal the Beauty of the Vanishing Rainforest, Morrison, Tony; Editor
16 Morrison, Tony; Editor Margaret Mee in Search of Flowers of the Amazon Forests: Diaries of an English Artist Reveal the Beauty of the Vanishing Rainforest
Suffolk, England Nonesuch Expeditions 1989 1869901088 / 9781869901080 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
32 pages illustrated in full color throughout with photographs and botanical art. Illustrated endpapers, bound in olive green cloth with gold stamping. Index of illustrations, glossary. Jacket has light edgewear at the top, now protected in mylar. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Mort, Marvin; Little, Charles A Town is Saved,: Not more by the righteous men in it than by the woods and swamps that surround it
San Francisco Sierra Club 1973 0871560836 / 9780871560834 Hardcover Very Good++ very good++ Jacket 
128 pages, 10 1/2" x 12", stunning nature photography accompany by text. Unmarked, bound in taupe cloth with white lettering on the front and spine. Jacket has light wear along top edge. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Search for Lost Habitats; 30 Years Of Exploring for Rare and Endangered Plants - Book 1, Peskin, Perry K.
18 Peskin, Perry K. Search for Lost Habitats; 30 Years Of Exploring for Rare and Endangered Plants - Book 1
Wilmington, Ohio Orange Frazier Press 2006 1933197161 / 9781933197166 Soft Cover Near Fine 
272 pages, illustrated with full-color photographs throughout, indexed. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Ohio Hill Country A Rewoven Landscape, Platt, Carolyn
19 Platt, Carolyn Ohio Hill Country A Rewoven Landscape
Kent, OH Kent State University Press 2012 1606351346 / 9781606351345 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket Meszaros, Gary and others 
A fascinating survey of the geologic, environmental, and human history of southeastern Ohio 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Woodmyth & Fable, Seton, Ernest Thompson
20 Seton, Ernest Thompson Woodmyth & Fable
Toronto Williams Briggs 1905 First Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Jacket Seton, Ernest Thompson 
Stated First Impression April, 15, 1905. Former owner's name and date on ffep, two, 2" tape marks inside front cover, interior unmarked. Illustrated in b&w throughout with text in red. Book design by Grace Gallatin Seton. Front hinge cracked. Red cloth binding, corners bumped, spine slightly faded and ends worn. Decoration and lettering on front in green and gold. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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