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Image for Identification Guide to the Mosquitoes of Connecticut

Identification Guide to the Mosquitoes of Connecticut

By: Andreadis, T. G. ; Thomas, M. C. ; Shepard, J. J.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30548


Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 173 p in card covers; wire spiral binding. Crisp, clean, unmarked; as new. View more info

Image for Trees and Shrubs of Roger Williams Park

Trees and Shrubs of Roger Williams Park

By: Cormack, Maribelle

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Roger Williams Park Museum: 1928

Seller ID: 28217


Near Fine with no dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Providence, RI; 49 pages, bound in black cloth; map, illustrations. Contents: How to tell the trees, with 38 drawings of leaves and needles; list of 160 ornamental trees planted 1908-1928; black & white photos and descriptions of the park; fold-out map at rear of book showing layout of the park. Firmly bound; cover shows light wear to extremities. Interior clean, intact. Previous owner's name on e... View more info

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Hawks, Owls and Wildlife

By: Craighead, John J. and Frank C. Craighead; Jean Craighead George (ill.)

Price: $43.20

Publisher: Stackpole Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30620


Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 443 pp. bound in green tweedlike cloth. Drawings by naturalist Jean Craighead George. Firm square binding; clean, bright cloth cover. Previous owner's bookplate with name on front endpaper. We have enclosed a new unmarked bookplate for your use if you wish to cover the old one. Yellowing on endpapers & a couple of blank preliminary pages; light tanning edges of text block. Good to Very Good du... View more info

Image for The Origin of Species (Library of Universal Literature, Science,Volume 1)

The Origin of Species (Library of Universal Literature, Science,Volume 1)

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $31.50

Publisher: P. F. Collier & Son: 1911

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30987


Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pp. bound in green cloth; frontis illustration; top edge gilt. Bright, clean, tight book; modest rubbing to extremities. Page very clean, bright, no names or markings, no foxing. View more info

Image for The Most Important Fish in the Sea  Menhaden and America

The Most Important Fish in the Sea Menhaden and America

By: Franklin, H. Bruce

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Island Press: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29812

ISBN: 1597261246


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. In crisp jacket, About Fine, with trace of shelf rubbing. View more info

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Forest and Shade Tree Pathology

By: French, D. W.; Ellis B. Cowling

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1975

Seller ID: 30740

ISBN: B0006W6NY4


Very Good; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 258 pp plus glossary; plastic comb binding. Very clean. Some creasing on corner of front cover. Contents include: root and leaf diseases, vascular wilt, canker, rust, parasites, viruses, and more. View more info

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Crows of the World

By: Goodwin, Derek

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30024

ISBN: 0801410576


Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. About Fine -- book appears as new, but for hint of yellowing on endpapers. In bright jacket with one small chip; light rubbing on folds. View more info

Image for Vascular Flora of Rhode Island  A List of Native and Naturalized Plants

Vascular Flora of Rhode Island A List of Native and Naturalized Plants

By: Gould, Lisa L. ; Richard W. Enser; Richard E. Champlin; Irene H. Stuckey

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Rhode Island Natural History Survey: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29658

ISBN: 1887771018


Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; About Fine book, crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. ; The Biota of Rhode Island, Vol. 1 Series View more info

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Parrot Behavior Modification

By: Harding, Charlie

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Self-Published: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28482


Very Good+; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 112 pages, bound in pictorial wraps; plastic comb binding; clear vinyl overlay. Vinyl covers are a bit scratched. Book is clean, crisp and unmarked. View more info

Image for Upland Game Birds: Their Care and Breeding

Upland Game Birds: Their Care and Breeding

By: Hayes, Leland B.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Leland B. Hayes: 1995

Edition: Second Edition, revised

Seller ID: 31116

ISBN: 0963319620


Very Good+; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 360 pp. paperback. Color plate. Modest edge wear. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. View more info

Image for THE WILD TURKEY IN VIRGINIA  Its Status, Life History and Management.

THE WILD TURKEY IN VIRGINIA Its Status, Life History and Management.

By: Henry S. Mosby; Charles O. Handley

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Commission of Game and Inland Fisheries: 1943

Seller ID: 30634


Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bound in green cloth, gilt lettering. Illustrated with black & white photos. Bright clean cover, firm binding, minor edge rubbing. Clean, unmarked pages, hint of foxing on preliminary page. Issued without dust jacket. Illustrated natural history of the wild turkey in Virginia, including hunting, breeding, habitat, common diseases and raising in captivity. View more info

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The Grouse of the World

By: Johnsgard, Paul A.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29979

ISBN: 080322558X


Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; Bound in beige cloth. 72 plates (some in color), 15 distribution maps, 31 figures. Clean cover, firm binding, minor edge wear. Pages crisp, unmarked. In jacket with foxing on spine; several shallow tears top edge; foxing on underside. View more info

Image for Adanson:  The Bicentennial of Michael Adanson's "Famille des plantes". Part One & Part Two

Adanson: The Bicentennial of Michael Adanson's "Famille des plantes". Part One & Part Two

By: Lawrence, George H. M., (editor).

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Hunt Botanical Library: 1963

Seller ID: 27599


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 2 volumes, 635 pp total; each bound in green wraps. Illustrated. Hunt Botanical Library Monograph Number 1. A biblio-biography of Michel Adanson, the great French naturalist and explorer, responsible for innovating the classification and nomenclature of plant and animal species. Part 1, fully in English, is biographical. Part 2, with 3 essays in French with English summaries and 3 essays in English, contains a long ... View more info

Image for The River Book  The Nature and Management of Streams in Glaciated Terranes

The River Book The Nature and Management of Streams in Glaciated Terranes

By: MacBroom, James Grant

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Natural Resources Center: 1998

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22737

ISBN: 094208506X


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Bright clean cover, sharp corners, bight binding. Crisp unmarked interior. Crisp jacket with short crease on flap; just a tinge of yellow on top edge. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; DEP Bulletin, 28 Series; Packaged with care. View more info

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Four-Handed Folk

By: Miller, Olive Thorne

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Co.: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30355


Very Good+; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 219 pp. bound in brown cloth; gilt & brown stamped letttering & decoration. Illustrated with black & white drawings. Bright, clean, tight book. Endpapers darkened. Pages bright, no names or markings. View more info