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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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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

Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket.


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

Image for <b> Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone </b>

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

ISBN: 0735211264

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0971711208<br>

Condition: Near Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


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: $34.95

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

Seller ID: 009215

Condition: Good


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: $19.95

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002569

ISBN: 0941711595

Condition: Fine


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

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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 9036615828


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

Image for ...<b>Swamp Screamer: At Large with the Florida Panther.</b>

...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

ISBN: 081301560X


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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Big Trees
[California National Parks]

By: Fry, Walter and White, John R

Price: $49.95

Publisher: California, Stanford University Press: 1945

Edition: Seventh Printing.

Inscription: Signed by the Author John White on the title page.

Seller ID: 010187

Condition: Very Good


Signed by the Author John White on the title page. Illustrated with photographs, endpapers have a map of Sequoia National Park, showing the Sequoia Groves, also, a map shows all the California Big Tree Groves, and a listing of seventy-one groves, their location, number of trees. A definitive book of the largest trees and National Parks of California. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket w... 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

ISBN: 0670890936

Condition: New


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

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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

ISBN: 0890969612

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


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

ISBN: 0747529566


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: $19.95

Publisher: Boston, Harry N Abrams Inc: 1978

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 003578

ISBN: 0810907062

Condition: Near Fine


Over 500 illustrations in full color. 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. Dust jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b> Crane Music: A Natural History of Cranes </b>

... Crane Music: A Natural History of Cranes

By: Johnsgard, Paul A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA:, Smithsonian,: 1991

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006094

ISBN: 1560980516


Bindings Tight and Square. Text clean, Light handling wear.Graced with illustrations by the author, Crane Music introduces the two North American crane species. The sandhill, most often seen, is within easy reach of bird-watchers in the center of the continent. Less visible is the whooping crane, struggling back from near extinction. View more info

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The Use of Lime in Agriculture

By: Johnston, James F. W.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Edinburgh and London:, William Blackwood and Sons,: 1849.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008230


James Finlay Weir Johnston, was a Scottish agricultural chemist and mineralogist. Johnston successfully sought to give recent scientific discovery a practical application to agriculture and manufactures. Most of his numerous writings attained great popularity. Professionally rebound in green cloth and stamped gilt spine titles. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. No wear to new bindings. Previous owner's name on top of title page. View more info

Image for <b>A Natural History of New York City.<br> A Personal Report After Fifty Years of Study & Enjoyment of Wildlife Within The Boundaries Of Greater New York.</b>

A Natural History of New York City.
A Personal Report After Fifty Years of Study & Enjoyment of Wildlife Within The Boundaries Of Greater New York.

By: Kieran, John

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Boston:, Houghton Mifflin Company,: 1959.

Edition: First Edition/First Printing.

Seller ID: 003763


Blue linen cloth coved boards. Spine titles in blue, front decorated with NYC skyline and Empire State Building. Top edge stained orange. Bindings square and tight, text clean. Endpages decorated with a map. Light shelf handling. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Spine sun-darkened. Light wear to edges now in a protective Mylar sleeve. 428 pages. 8.75 inches tall. Chapters Include: History; Geology; Geography and Climate; Fresh Water Wonders; An Ample Supply of I... View more info

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The Secret Life of Sharks: Leading Marine Biologist Reveals the Mysteries of Shark Behaviour

By: Klimley, A. Peter

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Simon & Schuster,: 2003,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009219

ISBN: 0743241703

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Challenges misconceptions about natural shark behavior, describing how sharks participate in intricate social relationships, their preference for non-human prey, and their elaborate biological survival activities, in a study that invites conservation efforts. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info