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The Conservationist, July-August 1985

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Albany, Department of Environmental Conservation: 1985

Seller ID: 006187

Condition: Near Fine


56pp. Illustrated. Typical issue of this DEC magazine. Includes articles on NYC urban park rangers, blue-green algae, Green Bay on Lake George, skunks, fireflies, duck stamps, the Niagara Reservation, the Rome Fish Hatchery, and bass fishing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Wildflowers of Alaska

By: N/A

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Anchorage, Arctic Circle Enterprises:

Seller ID: 007285

Condition: Near Fine


32pp. Illustrated. Some creasing to the wraps. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Arizona Cactus: A Guide to Unique Varieties

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Frederick, Renaissance House: 1988

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 014996

Condition: Fine


48pp. Illustrated. American Traveler Series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

ABC's of Nature: A Family Answer Book

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, Reader's Digest: 1984

Seller ID: 015034

Condition: Fine


336pp. Profusely illustrated. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. The jacket has several closed tears at the edges with attendant creasing. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Trapper's Guide: A Booklet of Authentic Information On the Modern Up-To-Date Methods Used By Successful Trappers (aka Trapping Tricks)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1976

Edition: Facsimile Edition.

Seller ID: 015701

Condition: Fine


74pp. Illustrated. Reprinted from the edition published by Triumph Trap Co. of Oneida, NY, originally printed in the 1920's. The original editions are quite scarce themselves; only two copies are in university holdings of those editions (1918 and 1925). This facsimile reprint is even harder to find since there are NO copies of it in university holdings. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Twenty-Fifth Annual Report of the New York State College of Agriculture at Cornell University and the Agricultural Experiment Station, Part II (Only)I

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Albany, J.B. Lyon Co.: 1913

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 016508

Condition: Very Good


Pagination runs from page 721-1642. Original forest green cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Part II ONLY (lacking Part I). Mostly comprised of The Cornell Reading Courses for the Farm Home. Includes an interesting and lengthy piece by Martha Van Rensselaer on "Household Decoration"--period interior design for the farm house (includes some color plates among the illustrations). Traces of uneven fading to the back board. Fore and top edges of... View more info

Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin, Volume 6, No. 1

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Syracuse, New York State College of Forestry at Syracuse University: 1931

Seller ID: 019076

Condition: Very Good


151pp. + folding map of Labrador Hollow. Illustrated. Ownership inscription of Albert R. Shadle on the front cover and his ink stamp on the back cover. Shadle was a respected authority and published author on beavers and porcupines. Joints rubbed. A fairly tight copy, although I admit to reading the article on Labrador Pond as it is a favorite of our family's. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Modern Trapping Methods and the Use of Gibbs and Triumph Modern Traps

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dalton, Burt's Printing Service: 1983

Edition: Facsimile Edition.

Seller ID: 015702

Condition: Fine


114pp. Illustrated. Originally published by Gibbs. Great illustrations of vintage steel traps and helpful information, much of which is dated and does not measure up to present day best management practices, but still a lot of fun to read and educational for the trapper. Quite scarce. OCLC Worldcat lists no copies in university holdings of either the original edition or this facsimile edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Spirit of the Wind, The Horse in Saudi Arabia

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Immel Publishing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021075

Condition: Near Fine


112pp. 1st Edition. Original brown cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Nicely illustrated with the photography of Keith Collie. One corner rubbed but not rubbed through. The jacket has a small retail sticker ghost to the back panel. View more info

National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Trees of North America

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Sterling Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022536

Condition: Fine


529pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Self wrappered. View more info

Celebrating the American Earth: A Portfolio By Ansel Adams

By: Adams, Ansel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., The Wilderness Society:

Seller ID: 008730

Condition: Near Fine


Unpaginated (28pp.). Illustrated with Adams' stunning b+w photography. Ca. 1980's. Includes a preface by John Szarkowski, a piece called The Meaning of the National Parks by Adams, and another piece called Ansel Adams: The Role of the Artist in the Environmental Movement by Robert Turnage. Minor creasing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Celebrating the American Earth: A Portfolio By Ansel Adams

By: Adams, Ansel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., The Wilderness Society:

Seller ID: 018932

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (28pp.). Illustrated with Adams' stunning b+w photography. Ca. 1980's. Includes a preface by John Szarkowski, a piece called The Meaning of the National Parks by Adams, and another piece called Ansel Adams: The Role of the Artist in the Environmental Movement by Robert Turnage. Minor creasing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Living Free

By: Adamson, Joy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1966

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Seller ID: 009384

Condition: Very Good


160pp. Illustrated. Text browned. Some creasing to the wraps. This is the abridged edition for children. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Outwitting Squirrels

By: Adler Jr., Bill

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Review Press: 2014

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023074

Condition: Near Fine


220pp. Illustrated. Reprint of the 3rd edition. How to keep squirrels out of your bird feeder. Minor creasing. View more info

Birds of the World as Painted By 19th Century Artists

By: Aramata, Hiroshi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1989

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019367

Condition: Near Fine


229pp. Beautifully illustrated in full color. Traces of creasing to the jacket. Small black dot to the top edge of the text block. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

Robert Bateman: An Artist in Nature

By: Archbold, Rick

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3409

Condition: Near Fine


176pp. + 10pp. appendices. Illustrated. The jacket has a small chip from the heel of the spine. Size: Folio View more info

The Mystery of Migration

By: Baker, Dr. Robin (ed.)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019459

Condition: Very Good


256pp. Illustrated. Jacket slightly toned. Three corners bumped. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

How to Live with a Neurotic Cat

By: Baker, Stephen

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 1985

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 011434

Condition: Very Good


128pp. Illustrated. Gift inscription on the half title. Uneven browning to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Measurements of Birds

By: Baldwin, S. Prentiss & Harry C. Olberholser, Leonard G. Worley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Natural History: 1931

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 020313

Condition: Near Fine


165pp. + 3pp. bibliography. Original green and black cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Volume II of the Scientific Publications of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. First edition in hard covers, the first appearance being Contribution No. 17 from The Baldwin Bird Research Laboratory in Gates Mills, OH. An offprint. Lettering a bit dulled on the spine. View more info

How to Raise and Train a Collie

By: Barbaresi, Sara M.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Sterling Publishing Co: 1957

Seller ID: 004063

Condition: Very Good


64pp. Illustrated. Small ownership inscription on the title page. Some creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info