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The Years of the Forest

by Hoover, Helen

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Signed by previous owner. Pre-printed bookplate, ducks in flight. Minor sun-fade t
Edition
First edition. Stated first edition.
ISBN
9780394475387
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$42.00

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New York.: Alfred A. Knopf., 1973. First edition. Stated first edition.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Signed by previous owner. Pre-printed bookplate, ducks in flight. Minor sun-fade to jacket.. Hoover, Adrian (Pen&Ink drawings by), and Fishbein, Golda (Jacket design by).. 1 Brown cloth over boards w/ green drawing of deer, front. 318 p.… Read more
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Audubon Guides; All the Birds of Eastern and Central North America

by Pough, Richard Hooper

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very good in fair dust jacket. Jacket has multiple old cellophane tape repairs, edge wear.
Edition
First edition. Introduction copyright 1953. No print line.
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$12.00

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Garden City NY.: Doubleday & Company., 1953. First edition. Introduction copyright 1953. No print line.. Hard cover. Very good in fair dust jacket. Jacket has multiple old cellophane tape repairs, edge wear.. Eckelberry, Don (Color art by), and Poole, Earl L (Line Drawings by). 1 Green cloth over boards w/ bird silhouettes in silver, black. Peach color illus.… Read more
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All Color Book of Mushrooms and Fungi

by Savonius, Moira

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Edge wear to jacket.
ISBN
9780706401929
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$7.00

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London.: Octopus / Crescent / Mandarin Publishers., 1973. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Edge wear to jacket.. 1 Brown textured paper over boards. Large round black & white archival nature collage, front, back. 72 p. 30 cm. 1045 color illustrations. Text and color photos describe "edible mushrooms, with hints on cooking them, poisonous fungi, toadstools,… Read more
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Coyote: Seeking the Hunter in Our Midst

by Reid, Catherine

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2004
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780618329649
Item Price
$9.50

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Boston.: Houghton Mifflin., 2004. First edition.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. Williams, Jared T (Drawings by).. 1 Paper over boards. 179 p. B&W artwork Audience: General/trade. The Eastern coyote and its 100-year migration from the Western plains to New England; evolution in action. From the front flap: "Mix of wolf and coyote, old and new, necessary… Read more
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The Living Wilderness (A Torquil Book)

by Montgomery, Rutherford George (As seen by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket.
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$7.00

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New York.: Distributed by Dodd, Mead, 1964. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket.. Grant, Campbell (Illustrated by), and Coleman, Si (Jacket design by).. 1 Green cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. Patchwork color jacket w/ tinted B&W wildlife photos. xiv, 295 p. 24 cm. B&W photos and drawings. Tan end papers w/ brown wildlife drawings.… Read more
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The Biography of Mother Earth

by Williams, Henry Smith (Text and artwork by)

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Published
1931
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Front board loosening to gauze.
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$12.00

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New York.: National Travel Club., 1931. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Front board loosening to gauze.. 1 Black cloth over boards. N.T.C. logo in gold, front board. Gold spine titles. xxv p., 1 l., 315 p. 25 cm. B&W Illustrations, Plates with green tint. Maps on lining papers; descriptive letterpress on verso… Read more
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Working with Nature; A Practical Guide

by Brainerd, John W (Text and sketches by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Top page block foxing. Else fine.
ISBN
9780195016673
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$11.00

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New York.: Oxford University Press., 1973. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Top page block foxing. Else fine.. Brainerd, Barbara (Interior photos by), and Dunham, Ann E (Frontispiece photo by).. 1 Light green cloth over boards; black floral silhouettes, front, spine. Audience: General/trade. Two sections: Environments and Environmental Components. The author's guidelines for working with… Read more
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The Search: The Continuing Story of the Tracker

by Brown, Tom, Jr., and Owen, William

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Top spine jacket wear. Page block soiling.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780137969531
Item Price
$14.00

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Englewood Cliffs NJ.: Prentice Hall., 1980. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Top spine jacket wear. Page block soiling.. Jacobus, Joan Ann (Book design and Illustrations by). 1 Brown paper over boards. Gold spine titles. Color photo illustrated jacket: sunset in woods; orange and white titles. 219… Read more
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Plant Life (The Wonders of Science Series)

by Gottlieb, Joan S

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine. Prior owner had written a light "3", top front. No other markings. Clean, unused workbook.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780811441360
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$12.00

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Steak-Vaughn Company., 1990. First edition.. Trade paperback. Fine. Prior owner had written a light "3", top front. No other markings. Clean, unused workbook.. 1 142 p. Color photo, front; framed in pink. 8.25x11 in. Interior pages have green spot color. B&W small photos; Pen&Ink art. Index. Contents sections: Plants are Living Things; Flowers; Grasses and Cereals; Trees; Plants… Read more
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The Scientist: A Novel Autobiography

by Lilly, John Cunningham, M.D.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Light foxing, lower page block.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st edition. "1" in print line.
ISBN
9780397012749
Item Price
$24.00

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Philadelphia / New York.: J.B. Lippincott Company., 1978. First edition. Stated 1st edition. "1" in print line.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Light foxing, lower page block.. 1 Black cloth over spine; blue paper over boards. 210 p. Audience: General/trade. Author of "Man and Dolphin" and "The Center of the Cyclone", Dr. John C. Lilly, he… Read more
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POCKETS: Trees

by Greenaway, Theresa, and Robertson, Fiona (Series edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine.
Edition
America edition. 2nd printing.
ISBN
9781564588845
Item Price
$5.00

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London / New York / Stuttgart.: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)., 1995. America edition. 2nd printing.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 159 p. Color photos. Audience: Children/juvenile. Introduction to Trees; Northern Coniferous Forests; Temperate Forests; Tropical Forests; MIxed Evergreen Forests; Mountain Forests; Reference Sections; Glossary; Latin Name Index; Index. Resources.
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A Compend of Geology (Appleton's Science Text-Books)

by Le Conte, Joseph

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1884
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Minor scuffing to cover extremities. Top block darker fluid stain, 1-inch 8
Edition
D. Appleton & Company, copyright & printing.
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$34.00

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New York / Cincinnati / Chicago.: American Book Company., 1884. D. Appleton & Company, copyright & printing.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Minor scuffing to cover extremities. Top block darker fluid stain, 1-inch 8th-inch penetration. Slight cover blemishes.. 1 399 p. Brown pebbled leather-like material over boards, with blind-stamped cover series titles,… Read more
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Mr. Wizard's Science Secrets

by Herbert, Don, and Watson, Willie (with assistance by), and Taylor, Betsy (with assistance by). and Beauchamp, Wilbur (Foreword

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Severe spine tilt. Clean covers and interior pages. Damage to jacket: edge w
Edition
11th printing since 1952.
Item Price
$8.00

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Chicago.: Popular Mechanics Press / Hawthorn Books., 1961. 11th printing since 1952.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Severe spine tilt. Clean covers and interior pages. Damage to jacket: edge wear; rear top jacket stained; lower front crescent tear.. Barker, Robert A (Drawings by).. 1 Turquoise cloth over boards. 264 p. 22 cm.… Read more
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The Scientist: A Novel Autobiography

by Lilly, John Cunningham, M.D.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine book volume. Light edge wear to jacket, with short tear to lower spine edge. Top p
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st edition. "1" in print line.
ISBN
9780397012749
Item Price
$48.00

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Philadelphia / New York.: J.B. Lippincott Company., 1978. First edition. Stated 1st edition. "1" in print line.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine book volume. Light edge wear to jacket, with short tear to lower spine edge. Top page block, splash blemish. Minor jacket soiling.. Wilkes, Tom (Jacket photo by).. 1 210 p.… Read more
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$48.00
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Lichens (Natural World Books)

by Purvis, William

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Top corner bump.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9781560988793
Item Price
$85.00

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Washington DC.: Smithsonian Institution Press., 2000. First edition. 1st printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine. Top corner bump.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 112 p. Color photos, graphs. Audience: General/trade. In association with the Natural History Museum, London. Lichens: definitions, biodiversity, evolution, ecological role, forests, extreme environments, biomonitoring, prospecting and dating, economic uses, practical projects. Glossary. Index.
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Guide to Hawk Watching in North America (A Falcon Guide)

by Heintzelman, Donald S

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2004
Condition
Fine.
Edition
First edition. 1st Globe Pequot printing.
ISBN
9780762726707
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$8.00

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Guilford CT.: Falcon Press Publishing., 2004. First edition. 1st Globe Pequot printing.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. B&W photos. Audience: General/trade. Nature Guide. Equipment, species, hawk identification, seasons, mechanics, states and provinces, watch sites for hawks, eagles, other raptors. Index.
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Butterflies and Moths; A Guide to the More Common American Species; Scholars Edition (Goldencraft Reinforced Binding)

by Mitchell, Robert T, and Zim, Herbert Spencer

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1987
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Discard, Fiske Free Library, Claremont NH. Minor damp stain, top last few page edges.
Edition
First copyright 1962.
ISBN
9780307640529
Item Price
$35.00

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Racine WI.: Golden Press / Western Publishing Company., 1987. First copyright 1962.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Discard, Fiske Free Library, Claremont NH. Minor damp stain, top last few page edges.. Durenceau, Andre (Illustrated by).. 1 Illustrated purple paper over boards. Index. Audience: General/trade. Subtitle: "Full-color, Easy-to-Use". Introducing Lepidoptera; Butterflies; Skippers; Moths; Scientific Names.
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The Custer Wolf; Biography of an American Renegade

by Caras, Roger A.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Front top left chip (half-circle 1-inch) from jacket; back jacket cover soiling. Book well-bound.
Edition
2nd printing.
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$7.00

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Boston / Toronto.: Little, Brown and Company., 1966. 2nd printing.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Front top left chip (half-circle 1-inch) from jacket; back jacket cover soiling. Book well-bound.. Grace, Charles (Illustrated by). 1 Black vinyl over spine; brown textured paper over boards. Gold spine titles. Blind-stamped publisher icon, front. 175 p. 21 cm. Pen&Ink… Read more
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An Instant Guide to Medicinal Plants; North America

by Forey, Pamela, and Lindsay, Ruth

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780517691137
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$15.00

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New York.: Crescent Books., 1991. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine.. 1 Color art illustrated glossy paper over boards. Glued binding. Color art. Audience: General/trade. Nature guide to plant identification with medicinal uses: Medical Glossary Botanical Glossary. Pages organized by flower color page tabs. Handy pocket size.
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A Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of North America`

by Barker, Joan

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine.
ISBN
9781405463096
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$8.00

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Bath UK.: Tarragon Publishing., 2006. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Cover has overlapping flaps. Rounded hard spine. Audience: General/trade. Nature guide; color photo illustrations; map locators. The importance of wildflowers; Plant types; Plant names; Identifying a wildflower; Good conservation. Glossary; Line art drawings: leaf patterns.;
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