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Image for <b> The Life of the Salmon: With Reference More Especially to the Fish in Scotland  </b>

The Life of the Salmon: With Reference More Especially to the Fish in Scotland

By: Calderwood, W. L.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,: 1907.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007365


A very good early manual on the study of Atlantic salmon including scale-reading and much on tagged fish and the knowledge obtained from their recapture. Includes chapters on smolts, grilse, salmon marking, scale samples, feeding of salmon, water conditions. Blue cloth covered boards with stamped silt titles and decoration of a salmon on the front. Bindings firm. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubs at corners and spine edges. 160 pa... View more info

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Betrock's Cultivated Palms of the World.

By: Allison, Don

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hollywood, Florida:, Betrocks Information Systems,: 1991.

Seller ID: 003769


The most comprehensive photographic reference ever published for palms in cultivation. It includes information on 840 of the most common palm species and cultivars from around the world and nearly 1300 photos. For each palm described, there is a photo of a specimen and in many cases inset photos of fruit, trunks or other distinguishing features. Unused; No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail shelf handling. Dust Jacket in a protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Southern Ark: Zoological Discovery in New Zealand, 1769-1900

By: Andrews, J. R. H.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Hawaii:, Univ of Hawaii Press,: 1988

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008226


The Southern Ark surveys 130 years of discovery, description and illustration of New Zealand's unique fauna. It begins with the voyages of Captain Cook and concludes at the end of the Victorian era. Drawing on the writings of Joseph Banks, Richard Owens, and Richard Taylor and illustrations by artists such as Gould, Lear, and Wolf.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective My... View more info

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North Carolina's Hurricane History.

By: Barnes, Jay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill:, The University of North Carolina Press,: 2001.

Edition: 3rd Edition,

Seller ID: 004313


Unused, No flaws but minimal retail wear to dust jacket edges. Illustrated history of the more than fifty great storms that have battered the Tar Heel state from the days of the first European explorers through 1999's devastating hurricane Floyd, which caused $6 billion in damages. Jay Barnes examined newspaper reports, National Weather Service records, and eyewitness descriptions to compile this extraordinary chronicle, which also features nearly 300 photo... View more info

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The Harrowsmith Book of Fruit Trees

By: Bennett, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ontario, U.S.A., Camden House Pub: 1991

Seller ID: 003970


No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail shelf handling. Unused; Unread. For the northern gardener, the planting of a fruit tree is often an uncertain investment. Let Author Jennifer Bennett help you avoid sure disappointments and entice with the promise of having a bountiful, delicious harvest. View more info

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Dr. Alexander Garden of Charles Town

By: Berkeley, Edmund; Berkeley, Dorothy Smith

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC:, University of North Carolina Press,: 1969.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009038


Alexander Garden, physician and naturalist of the colonial period and one of the outstanding American scientists of the 18th century. The gardenia is named after him. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear with minor wear at spine tips. View more info

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Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone

By: Berwald, Juli

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Books: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010108


"Part travelogue, part memoir, part deep-dive (literally) into the world of jellyfish... Spineless can serve as inspiration for any of us to reclaim a creative space in the midst of family life." -NPRNo Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Beautiful Flowers of Kashmir [Volume II]

By: Blatter, Ethelbert

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London / India, Staples and Staples Limited, / Bishen Singh Mehendra Pal Singh: 1994

Seller ID: 009462


Publisher's black cloth; Stamped gilt titles, Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 22cm tall; 204 pages with index; some b/w illustration. Illustrations: Mrs. G. A. Wathen & Haldar Joo Walli. REF: Gupta, 2604 View more info

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Airlie: The Garden of Wilmington

By: Block, Susan Taylor

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Wilmington, NC:, Friesens,: 2001.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008920


Airlie Gardens (67 acres) is a public garden in Wilmington, North Carolina. It was created in 1886 as a private garden, for the Pembroke Jones family by Mrs. Jones, as a lush, flowing, naturalistic Southern garden, with thousands of azaleas, camellias, magnolias, and wisteria. German landscape architect Rudolf Topel, transformed the garden to a picturesque garden. No Flaws or Blemishes but a gift inscription free endpage. Folio; 95 pages : illu... View more info

Image for <b>Natural History of British Fishes Their Structure, Economic uses, and Capture by Net and Rod. Cultivation Of Fish-Ponds. Fish Suited For Acclimatisation. Artificial Breeding Of Salmon.</b>

Natural History of British Fishes Their Structure, Economic uses, and Capture by Net and Rod. Cultivation Of Fish-Ponds. Fish Suited For Acclimatisation. Artificial Breeding Of Salmon.

By: Buckland, Frank

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London:, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge,: 1891.

Seller ID: 009215


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Penciling on half-title. Scuffing along headbands; corners bumped and rubbed. REF: Hampton p. 20; Starkman & Read p. 67 View more info

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The Charleston Gardener.

By: Cameron, Louisa Pringle;

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charleston, North Carolina, U.S.A., Wyrick & Co: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002569


SIGNED by both the author and photographer. Photographer inscribed to a friend without mentioning a name. No flaws dust jacket in Mylar sleeve.This is a valuable resource for inner-city gardeners and an important tool for those involved in the restoration of older houses and gardens. View more info

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Ghosts of Tsavo: Tracking the Mythic Lions of East Africa

By: Caputo, Philip ; National Geographic Society

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Geographic Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009881


"A sprightly and informative travel adventure." "Caputo gives us Africa in all of its parched and scrubby beauty, a land raw and primitive, inhabited by jackals and hyenas, acacia trees and watering holes and, of course, lions that occasionally prey on homo sapiens." "Ghosts of Tsavo makes for great reading."First Edition, First Printing. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for …<b>International Symposium on Middle-Sized Pelagic Fish  Scientia  Marina, Volume 59 Numero 3 – 4.</b>

International Symposium on Middle-Sized Pelagic Fish Scientia Marina, Volume 59 Numero 3 – 4.

By: Carles Bas, Jose Juan Castro and Jose Maria Lorenzo – Editors

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain:, Institut de Ciencies del Mar, CMIMA-CSIC,: [1995].

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005631


Text is in English. A series of articles presented at the Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Book is without flaw. Dust jacket has light handling wear to the top edge. Illustrated with charts and graphs. 11.5 inches tall. 659 pages with author and subject index plus other materials. View more info

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Wild Flowers of Kashmir [Series II]

By: Coventry, B. O.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Raithby, Lawrence & CO., Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009461


Descriptions and Coloured Illustrations of Fifty Species Reproduced from Direct Colour Photographs. 7 1/8 inches tall; 18.5cm; 100 pages with 8 pages of indexes. 50 plates inserted. Includes Explanations of Botanical Terms. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Bright occasional finger mark. Moderate handling wear. . REF: Grupta, 2658 View more info

Image for ...<b> The Complete Encyclopedia Of Bulbs & Tubers: An Expert Guide to the Most Beautiful Bulbous and Tuberous Plants </b>

... The Complete Encyclopedia Of Bulbs & Tubers: An Expert Guide to the Most Beautiful Bulbous and Tuberous Plants

By: Dijk, Hanneke Van; Kurpershoek, Mineke

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands:, Rebo Intl.,: 2001

Seller ID: 006314


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Illustrated. The Complete Encyclopedia of Bulbs and Tubers shows you a collection of many different plants that cannot be found in other books, making this encyclopedia a must-have. View more info

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...Swamp Screamer: At Large with the Florida Panther.

By: Fergus, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida: 1998

Seller ID: 005445


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality."Whether the panther survives or perishes, Fergus has written a book that does it full justice. His narrative is lively and full of anecdotes, some of them eye-openers."--Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post. View more info

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Dragon Hunter: Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asiatic Expeditions

By: Gallenkamp, Charles

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009856


A journey through the tremendous discoveries and unforgettable adventures of the Central Asiatic Expeditions of 1922-1930 describes how a fossil-hunting team, led by Roy Chapman Andrews, braved raging sandstorms, murderous bandits, political intrigue, civil war, and conflicts between the United States and China as it searched for evidence of dinosaurs and other extinct creatures in the Gobi Desert. Roy Chapman Andrews (January 26, 1884 - March 11, 1960) was an Am... View more info

Image for <b>Through a Night of Horrors: Voices from the 1900 Galveston Storm  </b>

Through a Night of Horrors: Voices from the 1900 Galveston Storm

By: Greene, Casey Edward ; Kelly, Shelly Henley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas A&M University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009970


It had no name and gave no warning but crept stealthily into the Gulf and then roared ashore, killing six thousand people; the worst natural disaster in U.S. history; with many never-before-published accounts, from primary sources. More than seventy dramatic photographs underscore the catastrophe.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 206 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Pioneers In Gardening
(Bloomsbury Gardening Classics)

By: Hadfield, Miles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Bloomsbury,: 1996.

Seller ID: 006734


A fourth title in the BLOOMSBURY GARDENING CLASSICS series which surveys the pioneers of gardening design and the explorers who brought new species into the country from around the world.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Illustrated with B/W drawings. View more info

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Bird Families of the World.

By: Harrison, C. J. O. - Ediror

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston:, Harry N Abrams Inc.,: 1978.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003578


Bird families of the world presents in realistic illustrations and readable text not only every living bird family but every extinct bird family as well. No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail handling. Still Gift Quality. View more info