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The Passenger Pigeon

by Mershon, W. B.

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Published
1907
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Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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New York: The Outing Publishing Co.. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1907. First Edition :. Large octovo hardcover in fine maroon cloth with bright gilt lettering on front and on spine; the binding is quite tight and square; the pages are bright and fresh, owner name on endpaper, edges of leafs uncut and all pages unopened--unread;… Read more
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The Atlas of Breeding Birds of Michigan

by Brewer, Richard; McPeek, Gail A.; Adams, Raymond J.

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Published
1991
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First Edition
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9780870132919
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East Lansing, Michigan: Michigan State Univ Pr. 1991. First Edition. 0870132911 . Large and heavy quarto hardcover in tan cloth, very tight and straight spine/binding, pages white, bright and fresh, the cover is unworn else FINE in FINE colorfully illustrated dustjacket, now in clear mylar cover . Solid and attractive copy with the colorful dustjacket. 594pp; illustrated… Read more
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The Frog Book. North American Toads and Frogs with a Study of the Habits and Life Histories of Those of the Northeastern States

by Dickerson, Mary. (1906 First Edition with Hugh Daniel Reed Signature)

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Published
1906
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Very Good
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Doubleday,Page & Co. Very Good. 1906. First Edition :. Hardcover. Quarto in 1/2 leather bindig, tight and bright, else VG. Contains all 16 color plates. A beautiful copy. Fast shipping in cardboard. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Life-Histories of Northern Animals 1909 Two Volumes an Account of the Mammals of Manitoba

by Seton, Ernest Thompson

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Published
1909
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Very Good
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Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good. 1909. First Edition :. Hardcover. Two matching volumes in light borwn cloth, leather spine labels dark and rubbed, volume one VG tight and bright, volume two covers mottled, tight and bright else VG-. All plates are present; all maps are present. Great resource book noting characteristcs, havits, range and a map of… Read more
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North American Birds Eggs Revised Edition. Illustrating in Natural Size the Eggs of Nearly Every Species of North American Bird

by Reed, Chester A. Revised with A New Preface by Paul A. Buckley

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Published
1965
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Near Fine with no dust jacket
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Dover Publications [1965]. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1965. Softcover. Octovo in wraps, tight and bright, one page has thin top slice else NFINE+++++++++. Natural sized eggs. Fast shipping in cardboard. .
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Lives Of Game Animals, Eight Volume Set.

by Seton, Ernest Thompson

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Published
1953
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Very Good
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Chalres T Branford. Very Good. 1953. Hardcover. Eight royal octovo hardcover volumes, tight and bright, light shelfwear, else VG the lot. This is the classic work for which Seton is famous. Thousands of pages, small and large animals are covered. Illustrated. Fast shipping in cardboard box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Poisonous Snakes of North America. An original article from the Report of the Smithsonian Institution, 1895.

by Stejneger, Leonhard

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Published
1895
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Very Good
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Smithsonian Institution. Very Good. 1895. First Edition :. Hardcover. Octovo in pink wraps, tight text, light shelfwear, clear tape repair, date stamp (received) not a library book, good. Contains all -19 plates in very acceptable condition plus numerous textual illustrations. Fast shipping in cardboard. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Portraits and Habits of Our Birds, Volume 1

by Pearson, T. Gilbert

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Published
1925
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Very Good+ with no dust jacket
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National Association of Audubon Societies. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1925. First Edition :. Hardcover. National Association of Audubon Societies, New York, 1925. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-. No Jacket. First Edition. Volume One ONLY of two volume set. Dark green cloth. . Inside is very clean, pages fresh. 100 color plates and 69 photographs and drawings… Read more
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The Larger North American Mammals Smaller North American Mammals

by Nelson,E.W.

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Published
1000
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Near Fine with no dust jacket
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First Edition ?
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National Geographic. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1000. First Edition ?. Hardcover. Larger octovo hardcover in brown cloth, no date tight binding, fresh pages, no apparent wear else FINE. Filled with photos and color illustratios by the famous Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Large folding frontis of a Kodiak bear in color. Appears to be a variant of… Read more
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Pictorial Guide to the Mammals of North America

by Rue, Leonard Lee

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Published
1967
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Fine
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First Edition ?
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9780815204206
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Apollo Editions. Fine. 1967. First Edition ?. Softcover. 0815204205 . Octovo in glossy wraps, date stamp, inscribed by the author on title page, fint flair, else N FINE. Fully illustrated ( 200 ) with photos and drawings. Fast shipping in cardboard. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Edible Native Plants of the Rocky Mountains 1992 Printing

by Harrington

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Published
1993
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Fine
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University of New Mexico Press. Fine. 1993. Softcover. Octovo in soft cover, knife-sharp edges, pages fresh as newly-picked milkweed, else FINE. Different cover than one shown. Extensive listing of native edible plants of the mountainous regions of the Rockies. Drawings of the plants too. We offer fast shipping in cardboard. ; 1974-06-30; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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Birds, Birders, and Birding in the Saginaw Bay Area

by Kenaga, Eugene Ellis

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Published
1983
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New with no dust jacket
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Chippewa Nature Center. New with no dust jacket. 1983. First Edition :. Softcover. Quarto in bright-red wraps, NEW. Pristine copy. Bird watching in the Saginaw MI area, lists of birds found in nearby counties, extensive... We offer fast shipping in cardboard. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 132pp pages .
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Ant Hill Odyssey 1948 Edition, First

by Mann, William M.

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Published
1948
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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Atlantic, Little Brown. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1948. First Edition :. Hardcover. Octovo hardcover, faint sunning on lower edge, else NFINE in bright colorful DJ, now in clear mylar. Fascinating life of one in search of biological specimens, from youthful age to adult, wild places over the earth, ants ants and much more. ;… Read more
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A Hamlyn Colour Guide Wildflowers of Field and Woodland.

by Vetvicka, Vaclav.

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Published
1979
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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Hamlyn. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1979. First Edition :. Hardcover. Small octovo hardcover, tight and bright unworn, FINE in NFINE DJ, very faint toning of spine, solid copy. Profusely illustrated in color. Fast shipping ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Alien Empire An Exploration of the Lives of Insects

by O'Toole, Christopher

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Published
1996
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New in New dust jacket
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9780563369103
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Bbc Pubns. New in New dust jacket. 1996. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0563369108 . Large octovo hardcover, a NEW copy in NEW DJ. Crisp. Illustrated in color throughout. To accompany the BBC series on tv. Fast shipping in cardboard. ; 9.80 X 7.50 X 0.90 inches .
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Shells of the Western Pacific in Color Vol. I AND Shells of New Guinea and the Central Indo-Pacific

by Kira, Tetsuaki

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Published
1972
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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Hoikusha. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. Two small quarto hardcovers: 1/ Shells of the W Pacific, Vol. 1 (volume One only) , VG/VG features 1270 sea shells in color photos 2/Shells of New Guinea Central Indo-Pacific, VG++/VG++ by Alan Hinton, Tuttle Pub.1972, 94pp. Color plates throughout, comprehensive index. Both heavy, air post … Read more
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Among the Mushrooms, a Guide for Beginners

by Dallas, Ellen M. & Caroline A. Burgin

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Published
1900
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Drexel Biddle Publisher. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1900. First Edition :. Hardcover. 12mo hardcover in azure blue buckram cloth covers, illustrated cover, tight binding, pages bright and still fresh as a newly picked morel, about VG+ to NFINE. Two color plates and several other black and white illustrations. Scarce ....; 12mo 7" - 7½"… Read more
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Butterfly People An American Encounter with the Beauty of the World

by Leach, William R.

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Published
2013
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9781400076925
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Vintage. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 2013. First Edition :. Softcover. 9781400076925 . Octovo in paperback, tight and bright, light wear else VG+++++++. About 19th century fascination with butterflies, "flying flowers" Colored plates. A Wonderful Book, a beauty. ; 9.06 X 6.06 X 1.02 inches .
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The Flow of Time in the Connecticut Valley - Geological Imprints

by George W. Bain and Howard A. Meyerhoff

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Published
1976
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Connecticut Valley Historical Museum. Fine with no dust jacket. 1976. Hardcover. Small octovo in fine navy cloth, tight and bright, unworn and FINE, no DJ as issued. Formation of the landscape through the geological ages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 168pp pages .
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The Atlas of Breeding Birds of Michigan

by Brewer, Richard & Gail A. McPeek & Raymond J. Adams

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Published
1991
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780870132919
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Michigan State Univ Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0870132911 . Quarto hardcover tight square spine/binding, pages crisp, unworn else quite FINE, in FINE DJ, solid looks unread . Contains 594 pages, filled with specific birds, their range, llustrations, maps, etc. Colored frontis. Two appendices, index. Heavy volume, shipped in cardboard. Due… Read more
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