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The Spotted Sphinx, Adamson, Joy
1 Adamson, Joy The Spotted Sphinx
New York Harcourt Brace 1969 First American Edition. 1 Hard Cover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Pages are clean and unmarked, binding is tight. . Unclipped dust jacket shows wear, fading and chipping. There is a tear along the bottom front cover. There is a shadow of the title on the front boards with some fading along top. . B&W and Color Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 313 pp 
Price: 22.00 USD
 
 
2 Attenborough, David LIFE ON EARTH: A NATURAL HISTORY
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1979 0316057452 / 9780316057455 1st American Edition (stated). 1 Hard Cover As New in Fine dust jacket 
Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, green endpapers. 8vo. 319 pp. Profusely illustrated in color. The volume is in perfect condition, unread and unmarked. The dust jacket is lightly chipped at the head and heel of the spine. AS NEW/FINE. "One can hardly conceive a more ambitious undertaking than to present in a few hundred pages nothing less than the history of life on our planet. The book is understandable science in its best form. It deserves to be read by all and sundry, scientists and laymen alike." - Konrad Lorenz. Book Club Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 12.95 USD
 
 
3 Barrett, Charles The Australian Animal Book
London Oxford University Press 1943 First Edition Thus. 1 Hard Cover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Publisher's full yellow cloth, green lettering and decoration on spine. Illustrated with numerous full-page zoological plates, as well as many B&W photographs and illustrations. . Head and heel of spine and exterior of front hinge worn, interior of front hinge split, else near fine; unmarked, tight, and square. All plates and photographs present, clean, and bright. GOOD+. . Color Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 374 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
4 Beal, Merrill D. The Story of Man in Yellowstone
Yellowstone Park The Yellowstone Library and Museum Association 1960 Revised Edition. First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine in Fair dust jacket 
Publisher's full blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, silver lettering and elaborate silver decoration on cover, maps on endpapers. Illustrated with numerous photographs, maps, and drawings. . The volume is in virtually perfect condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, is chipped and water-stained. NEAR FINE/FAIR. . Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall. 320 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Prints and Plants of Old Gardens, Boggs.Kate Doggett
5 Boggs.Kate Doggett Prints and Plants of Old Gardens
Richmond, VA Garrett& Massie Publishers 1932 1 Good with no dust jacket 
Black and White illustrations.. . Little holes on front endpaper and back cover is loose at bottom of spine . B&W Illustrations. 101 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
America's Magnificent Mountains, Breeden, Robert L.
6 Breeden, Robert L. America's Magnificent Mountains
Washington, D. C. National Geographic Society 1980 0870442813 / 9780870442810 First Printing Hard Cover As New in Very Good dust jacket 
Publisher's full cloth, brown printing on spine, mountain design on cover. Illustrated with numerous color photographs.. The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket has slight tear, shows some shelf-wear. AS NEW/VERY GOOD.. National Geographic Society Special Publications Series Series. Vol. 15. Color Photographs . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 207 pp 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Glorious Eclipses:  Their Past Present and Future, Brunier, Serge; Luminet, Jean-Pierre
7 Brunier, Serge; Luminet, Jean-Pierre Glorious Eclipses: Their Past Present and Future
Boston Cambridge University Press 2000 0521791480 / 9780521791489 1 Hard Cover New in New dust jacket 
This beautiful large-format volume deals with eclipses of all kinds - lunar, solar and even those elsewhere in the Solar System and beyond. Bringing together in one place all aspects of eclipses, and lavishly illustrated throughout, with 200 figures and 50 maps. "Glorious Eclipses" covers the history of eclipses from ancient times, the celestial mechanics involved, their observation and scientific interest. Personal accounts are given of recent eclipses, up to and including the last total solar eclipse of the twentieth century: the one on August 11th 1999 that passed across Europe, Romania, Turkey and India. This unique book contains the best photographs taken all along its path and is the perfect souvenir for all those who tried or wished to see it. In addition, it contains all you need to know about forthcoming eclipses up to 2060, complete with NASA maps and data, making it the perfect resource for both novice and veteran eclipse-chasers.. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. A large, heavy book - additional shipping charges may apply. NEW/NEW.. Color Illustrations. Folio 13" - 23" tall. 192 pp 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
8 Chittenden, Hiram Martin The Yellowstone National Park; Historical and Descriptive
Saint Paul J. E. Haynes 1924 New Revised Edition. First Edition Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Punlisher's full navy cloth, gilt lettering on spone and cover. Illustrated with fold-out map. . Unmarked, tight, square, and clean, boards mildly worn. VERY GOOD.. Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall. vii, (i), 356 pp 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
Treasures of The Sea: Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest, Cribb, James
9 Cribb, James Treasures of The Sea: Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest
Toronto, Canada Oxford Institute for Energy Studies 1983 First Edition. 1 Hard Cover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Profusely illustrated with full-page, full-color photographs. . The volume shows only mild shelf-wear. Closed tear on front panel of unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar. VERY GOOD+/GOOD.. 11x11. 96, (10) pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
America's Wild and Scenic Rivers, Crump, Donald J., Editor
10 Crump, Donald J., Editor America's Wild and Scenic Rivers
Washington, D.C. The National Geographic Society 1983 First Edition Thus. First Printing Hard Cover As New in Good dust jacket 
Publisher's full blue cloth. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. . The volume is unmarked and in excellent condition. Dust jacket is wrinkled and torn at head of the spine. AS NEW/GOOD.. Color Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 200 pp 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
Europe  A Natural History, Curry-Lindahl, Kai
11 Curry-Lindahl, Kai Europe A Natural History
London Hamish Hamilton 1964 First American Edition. 1 Hard Cover Fine in Good dust jacket 
Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 299 pp 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
Galapagos: Islands Born of Fire: 10th Anniversary Edition, De Roy, Tui
12 De Roy, Tui Galapagos: Islands Born of Fire: 10th Anniversary Edition
New Jersey Princeton University Press 2010 0691146373 / 9780691146379 First Edition Thus. Second Printing Hard Cover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Color Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 168 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Young Eagle, Freschet, Berniece
13 Freschet, Berniece Young Eagle
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1965 First Edition. 1 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by James Alexander 
Publisher's white illustrated cloth, black and green lettering on spine and cover.. Gift inscription on ffep, otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. The price-clipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, has small open tears at head and heel of spine and corners. VERY GOOD/GOOD. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. Unpaginated pp 
Price: 5.00 USD
 
 
14 Halmi, Robert Into Your Hand Are They Delivered
Toronto Scholastic-Tab Publications, Ltd 1969 First Edition. 1 Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 70 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Australia and the Pacific Islands: A Natural History, Keast, Allen
15 Keast, Allen Australia and the Pacific Islands: A Natural History
New York Random House 1966 First Edition. 1 Hard Cover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt rendering of Australia on front cover, color maps on endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color photographs throughout. . Two corners slightly bumped, else fine. NEAR FINE.. 4to 11" - 13" tall. (v), 298, (2) pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
16 Redfern, Ron Corridors of Time: 1,700,000,000 Years of Earth at Grand Canyon
New York Times Books 1980 0812909224 / 9780812909227 1 Hard Cover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, title blind-stamped on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color photographs and drawings. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket shows only midl shelf-wear, else fine. FINE/NEAR FINE. Color and B&W Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 198 pp 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Eliot Porter: American Places, Stegner, Wallace and Page
17 Stegner, Wallace and Page Eliot Porter: American Places
New York E.P. Dutton 1981 First Edition Thus. First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Unclipped dust jacket is lightly sunned with minor shelf-wear. . Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 224 pp 
Price: 45.00 USD
 


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