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Starlings, Bronson, Wilfrid S.
1 Bronson, Wilfrid S. Starlings
New York Harcourt, Brace and Company 1948 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good++ 
Bright, unmarked copy with detailed b&w illustrations on each page. Bound in orange cloth with starlings across the front cover. Illustrated endpapers Corners sharp with slight wear. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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Nature's Savage Cats (A Pop-Up Exploration), Burdett, Alice
2 Burdett, Alice Nature's Savage Cats (A Pop-Up Exploration)
Dial 1993 0803716087 / 9780803716087 First edition Hardcover Fine 
Young readers come face to face with six of the most ferocious feline hunters in the animal world in this remarkable combination of startingly realistic pop-ups, superb nature photos, and fact-filled text. A companion to Nature's Deadly Creatures. Full color 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Safari to Ngorongoro, Carr, Rachel E
3 Carr, Rachel E Safari to Ngorongoro
New York Coward, Mccann & Geoghegan 1976 0698203518 / 9780698203518 Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
B&W photographs accompanied by text. unpaginated, a slim volume Maps on endpapers, unmarked, binding firm.. Photographic dust jacket. Jackret has 3" tear on the back and light edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Cooley, Clare Book of Cranes
Rohnert Park, CA, U.S.A. Pomegranate Communications, Inc 1993 1566400783 / 9781566400787 Cloth Near Fine None Issued Jacket Cooley, Claire 
Folding book in slipcase. Deep blue cloth binding with copper-color lettering on the front. Lovely watercolors of different types of cranes with description on facing page. Matching slipcase with copper-color feather on the front. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Animal Acrobats;  A National Geographic Avtion Book, Cremins, Robert (illustrator); Morrison, Rick (paper engineer)
5 Cremins, Robert (illustrator); Morrison, Rick (paper engineer) Animal Acrobats; A National Geographic Avtion Book
National Geographic Society 1995 0870449559 / 9780870449550 Second Edition Hardcover Fine 
Depicts the acrobatic movements of the cat, hummingbird, sea lion, and other animals. Features pop-up and movable illustrations. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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A Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica, Da, Stiles- F Gary/ Skutch- Alexander F / Gardner-
6 Da, Stiles- F Gary/ Skutch- Alexander F / Gardner- A Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica
Ithaca, NY Cornell University Press 1989 0801496004 / 9780801496004 Softcover Very Good + 
511 page field guide with color illustions, indexed. the first blank endpaper has an inscription and owner's stamp. Otherwise, crisp, clean and firmly bound. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Buffalo Book, Dary, David
7 Dary, David The Buffalo Book
Chicago Sage Books, Swallow Press 1974 0804006539 / 9780804006538 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good++ very good Jacket 
374 pages, illustrated throughout with many b&w drawings,photographs, maps and tables. Illustrated endpapers. index, bibliography. Unmarked, bright pages. bound in gold cloth. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Forbush, Edward Howe and May, John Richard Natural History of the Birds of Eastern and Central North America
Cambridge Houghton Mifflin Company 1939 Ex-Library Cloth Very Good No Jacket Jacket Fuertes, Louis Agassiz; Brooks, Allan; Peterson, Roger Tory 
Former library copy with markings on the title page and the bottom edge. 553 pages plus 96 pages of color plates. Index by common and and by scientific name. One b&w plate. The half title page has a tear near the gutter which extendes about half way down the page. Back hinge is broken. Pages are unmarked save for noted library marks. Bound in red cloth with black lettering, corners sharp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Gentry, thomas G. Nests and Eggs Birds of the United States
Philadelphia J. W' Wagenseller 1882 Hardcover Good 
9 1/4" x 11 3/4". 300 pages. Habits of 50 birds accompanied by 54 wonderful chromolithographs. Most plates have tissue guards. Magnificent chromolithographed title page with tissue guard. This tissue guard has a tear. All plates in excellent condition., all edges gilt. Binding is brown buckram with 3/4 black leather. The front cover is off, But present. The spine is in bad shape. This is a good candidate for a new cover. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Sporting Dog:  American Sportsman's Library, Graham, Joseph A.; Whitmey, Caspar (editor)
10 Graham, Joseph A.; Whitmey, Caspar (editor) The Sporting Dog: American Sportsman's Library
New York The Macmillan Company 1904 First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
327 pages, indexed, illustrated with b&w photographs. Former owner's name neatly inside front cover and on half title page. Pages clean, bright and unmarked. Frontis with tissue guard. Bound in green cloth with gilt decoration and lettering, top edge gilt. Spotting on the front and back boards. Part of the 16 volume set of American Sportsman's Library. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Seabiscuit: An American Legend, Hillenbrand, Laura
11 Hillenbrand, Laura Seabiscuit: An American Legend
New York Random House Publishing Group 3-06 0375502912 / 9780375502910 Advance Reading Copy Softcover Fine 
Advance reading copy, promotional information on the back cover, b&w photographs within. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Big Game Fishes of the United States:  American Sportsman's Library, Holder, Charles Frederick;  Whitmey Caspar (editor)
12 Holder, Charles Frederick; Whitmey Caspar (editor) The Big Game Fishes of the United States: American Sportsman's Library
New York The Macmillan Company 1903 First Printing Hardcover Very Good + 
435 pages, indexed, illustrated with numerous b&w photographs and drawings, color frontis with tissue guard.. Former owner's name neatly inside front cover. Pages clean, bright and unmarked. Bound in green cloth with gilt decoration and lettering, top edge gilt. Part of the 16 volume set of American Sportsman's Library. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Minn of the Mississippi, Holling, Holling clancy
13 Holling, Holling clancy Minn of the Mississippi
Cambridge riverside Press 1951 Ex-Library Hardcover Very Good - 
Library marks on the endpapers are covered in white. Interior pages clear and bright. Illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Yellow cloth binding wiht illustration of Minn the turtle on the front, Wear on corners and spine ends. Probable first, no additonal printing history. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 Hynes, Robert Amazing Monkeys: A National Geographic Action Book
Los Angeles, CA National Geographic 1985 Hardcover Fine 
Elaborate pops show monkeys in their habitat. Paper engineering by James Roger Diaz, John Strejan, and Rodger Smith. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Mccay, Keith; McCay, William Animals in Danger
Little Simon 1990 0689714084 / 9780689714085 First printing Hardcover Very Good++ 
All pops moving perfectly. Features eight endangered animals with descriptive text. Slight shelwear on the cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 Mech, L. David The Wolves of Isle Royale
Washington DC United StatesGoverment Printing Office 1966 Softcover Very Good - 
210 pages, indexed, bibliography, 105 illustration in b&w, 22 tables and charts. Former owner's name on front of book and on ffep, otherwise unmarked. A touch of wear at corners, very slight sunning to spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Living Forest: A World of Animals, Poortvliet, Rien
17 Poortvliet, Rien The Living Forest: A World of Animals
New York H. N. Abrams 1979 0810909111 / 9780810909113 First American Edition Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
160 pages of illustrations, 139 of these in full color. Unmakred copy, brown boards with gold letting. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Whiskers & Kisses: A Picture Frame Pop-Up Book, Pop-Up Press
18 Pop-Up Press Whiskers & Kisses: A Picture Frame Pop-Up Book
Andrews Mcmeel Pub 1997 1888443138 / 9781888443134 Hardcover Fine 
Poems and pop-up cats with picture frame inside back cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Proctor, Noble Garden Birds: How To Attract Birds to Your Garden
Emmaus, PA Rodale Pr 1986 0878575928 / 9780878575923 First printing Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
160 pages, indexed, full color throughout. Very complete with nesting habits, food, plumage, preferred habitat, etc. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture;  A Cyclodpedia of Everything Pertaining to the Care of the Honey-bee; Bees, Hives, HOney, Implements, Honey-plants, etc.  Facts Gleaned from the Experience of Thousands of Beekeepers, and Afterward Verified in Our Apiary, Root, E. R.; Root, A. I.
20 Root, E. R.; Root, A. I. The ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture; A Cyclodpedia of Everything Pertaining to the Care of the Honey-bee; Bees, Hives, HOney, Implements, Honey-plants, etc. Facts Gleaned from the Experience of Thousands of Beekeepers, and Afterward Verified in Our Apiary
Medina, Oh A. I. Root Company 1917 Hardcover Very Good 
830 pages, indexed, beekeeper's dictionary, Heavily illustrated in b&w. Former owner's name on first endpaper and small gift inscription inside front cover with a date of 1938. Previous owner's initials on bottom edge. Patterned endpapers. Black cloth binding with a gold bee embossed on the front cover. Binding firm. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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The ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture;  A Cyclodpedia of Everything Pertaining to the Care of the Honey-bee; Bees, Hives, HOney, Implements, Honey-plants, etc.  Facts Gleaned from the Experience of Thousands of Beekeepers, and Afterward Verified in Our Apiary, Root, E. R.; Root, A. I.
The ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture; A Cyclodpedia of Everything Pertaining to the Care of the Honey-bee; Bees, Hives, HOney, Implements, Honey-plants, etc. Facts Gleaned from the Experience of Thousands of Beekeepers, and Afterward Verified in Our Apiary
Root, E. R.; Root, A. I.
70.00 USD

Animal Acrobats;  A National Geographic Avtion Book, Cremins, Robert (illustrator); Morrison, Rick (paper engineer)
Animal Acrobats; A National Geographic Avtion Book
Cremins, Robert (illustrator); Morrison, Rick (paper engineer)
18.00 USD

Ultimate Bug Book:  A Unique Introduction to the world of Insects in fabulous, full-Color Pop-Ups, Woelflein, Luise; Smith-Griswold, Wendy (illustrator); Diaz, James Roger (paper engineer)
Ultimate Bug Book: A Unique Introduction to the world of Insects in fabulous, full-Color Pop-Ups
Woelflein, Luise; Smith-Griswold, Wendy (illustrator); Diaz, James Roger (paper engineer)
22.00 USD

Minn of the Mississippi, Holling, Holling clancy
Minn of the Mississippi
Holling, Holling clancy
18.00 USD

The Sporting Dog:  American Sportsman's Library, Graham, Joseph A.; Whitmey, Caspar (editor)
The Sporting Dog: American Sportsman's Library
Graham, Joseph A.; Whitmey, Caspar (editor)
50.00 USD

Musk-Ox, Bison, Sheep and Goat:  American Sportsman's Library, Whitney Caspa; Grinnell, George Bird; Wister, Owen
Musk-Ox, Bison, Sheep and Goat: American Sportsman's Library
Whitney Caspa; Grinnell, George Bird; Wister, Owen
50.00 USD

The Big Game Fishes of the United States:  American Sportsman's Library, Holder, Charles Frederick;  Whitmey Caspar (editor)
The Big Game Fishes of the United States: American Sportsman's Library
Holder, Charles Frederick; Whitmey Caspar (editor)
50.00 USD

Upland Game Birds:  American Sportsman's Library, Sandys, Edwin; Van Dyke, T. S; Whitney Caspar (editor)
Upland Game Birds: American Sportsman's Library
Sandys, Edwin; Van Dyke, T. S; Whitney Caspar (editor)
50.00 USD

 
 

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