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Baldwin, Mark, with Jim Berry, Mike Lyons, and Solon Morse. Natural History Atlas to the Chautauqua-Allegheny Region: A Community Resource to Promote Appreciation and Understanding of our Natural Treasures. Jamestown, New York: Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, 2001. 4to. 243 pages. Index. Bibliography. Color photographs. Maps. Very good pictorial softcover (paperback). ISBN 0971118914. #29822. $100
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Barrows, Walter B., and E. A. Schwarz. The Common Crow of the United States. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1895. 98 pages. Index. Illustrations. U.S. Department of Agriculture. Division of Ornithology and Mammology, Bulletin, 6. General Report: Walter B. Barrows. Report on Insect Food: E. A. Schwarz. Good wrappers (soft cover), edges slightly sunned. Pages unopened. #24855. $20
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Beal, F. E. L. Food of the Bobolink, Blackbirds, and Grackles. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1900. 77 pages. Index. Illustrations. Map. U.S. Department of Agriculture. Division of Biological Survey. Bulletin, 13. Good wrappers (soft cover), upper part of backstrip frayed.. #24854. $20
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Cahalane, Victor H. A Biological Survey of Katmai National Monument. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institutions, 1959. iii, 246 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Frontispiece. Folding map. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections. Volume 138, Number 5. Exlibrary. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover) in library pamphlet binding. Call number on spine, stamp inside front cover, on title page, on title page verso, and contents page; pocket inside rear cover. Small colored felt-tip mark on top edge. #24977. $20
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Carpenter, James, Drawings, and John Ferris, Commentary. The Herbs of Lost Thyme. Shelburne, Massachusetts: Lost Thyme Press, 1971. Edition limited to 500 copies. 4to (large book). 39 pages. Illustrations. Very good hardcover in slightly worn and soiled dust jacket. Unrelated gift inscriptions on first and second blank front flyleaf. #24817. $35
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Carpenter, Virginia. Dragonflies and Damselflies of Cape Cod. Illustrations by Terry Ellis. Brewster, Massachusetts: Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 1991. 1st edition. 79 pages. Index. Bibliography. Color and black-and-white illustrations. Natural History Series Number 4. Damselflies and dragonflies are insects in the order Odonata. Very good pictorial softcover (paperback). #29811. $32.50
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Decker, Daniel J., editor. Proceedings of The First Eastern Wildlife Damage Control Conference, September 27-30, 1983, Sheraton Conference Center, Ithaca, New York. Ithaca, New York: Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1984. 4to. 379 pages. Bibliographical references. Photographs. Illustrations. The conference was sponsored by Cooperative Extension, Department of Natural Resources, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University; State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse; New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, and Natural Resources and Rural Development Unit, Extension Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover); edges slightly rubbed, front upper right-hand corner chipped. #29691. $45
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Decker, Daniel J. Wildlife Notebook: Sketches of Selected Wildlife in New York State. Ithaca, New York: Department of Natural Resources, Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1988. 1st printing. 67 pages. Illustrations. Cornell Cooperative Extension Publication, Information Bulletin 210. 'The sketches in this publication are edited versions of a series of articles published in the New York Sportsman magazine in my column, Notes on New York Wildlife.' Profiles of 31 wildlife species. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29692. $22.50
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Dickson, James G., editor. Proceedings of the Seventh National Wild Turkey Symposium, 24-26 May 1995, Rapid City, South Dakota. Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: National Wild Turkey Federation / Stackpole Books, 1996. 1st edition. 4to. 284 pages. Index. Bibliographical references. Photographs. Illustrations. Sections on Biology, Weather and Habitat, Techniques, Western Turkeys, Monitoring, and Conclusion. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 0811711056. #29698. $30
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Dunkle, Sidney W. Damselflies of the Florida Peninsula, Bermuda and the Bahamas. Gainesville, Florida: Scientific Publishers, 1990. 1st printing. vii, 148 pages. Index. Bibliography. Color plates. Illustrations. Endpaper maps. Scientific Publishers Nature Guide, 3. Damselflies are insects in the order Odonata. Very good pictorial softcover (paperback). ISBN 0945417233. #29813. $70
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Dunkle, Sidney W. Dragonflies of the Florida Peninsula, Bermuda and the Bahamas. Gainesville, Florida: Scientific Publishers, 1989. 1st printing. vii, 155 pages. Index. Bibliography. Color plates. Endpaper maps. Scientific Publishers Nature Guide. Dragonflies are insects in the order Odonata. Very good pictorial softcover (paperback). ISBN 0945417233. #29812. $37.50
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Gusey, William F. The Fish and Wildlife Resources of the Gulf of Alaska. Houston, Texas: Environmental Affairs, Shell Oil Company, 1978. 4to (large book). xxix, 580 pages. Bibliography. Illustrations. Folding maps. Dated April 1978. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #25485. $75
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Isaacson, Richard T., compiler and editor. FPI: Flowering Plant Index. Volume 3, Number 1. Minneapolis: Andersen Horticultural Library, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, 1995. 4to (large book). 377 pages. Index. Very good soft cover. Exlibrary: stamp on front cover and title page, call number in ball point pen on front cover. #27361. $35
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Isaacson, Richard T., compiler and editor. FPI: Flowering Plant Index. Volume 3, Number 2. Minneapolis: Andersen Horticultural Library, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, 1997. 4to (large book). 389 pages. Index. Very good soft cover. Exlibrary: stamp on front cover and title page, call number in ball point pen on front cover. #27362. $35
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Macy, Ralph W., and Harold H. Shepard. Butterflies: A Handbook of the Butterflies of the United States, Complete for the Region North of the Potomac and Ohio Rivers and East of the Dakotas. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1941. vii, pages. Index. Bibliographical references. Color plates. Figures. Photographs. Map. Butterflies are part of the class of insects in the order Lepidoptera. Very good hardcover; edges of covers slightly discolored. #29807. $22.50
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Mahunka, S., editor. The Fauna of the Hortobagy National Park. Volume 1. Budapest, Hungary: Akademiai Kiado, 1981. 415 pages. Bibliography. Black-and-white photographs. Illustrations. Natural History of the National Parks of Hungary. Good hardcover. Exlibrary: spine label, stamps on all edges, stamp inside front cover, on title page; barcode label inside rear cover; front and rear covers partially mottled. ISBN 9630525194. #29695. $55
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Monteil, Vincent. Essai sur le Chameau au Sahara Occidental. Saint-Louis du Senegal: Centre IFAN-Mauritanie, 1952. ix, 132, [2] pages. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Etudes Mauritaniennes, 2. Ouvrage Publie avec le Concours du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique. A study of camels in Africa. Text in French. Good hardcover, rebound in library cloth. Exlibrary: title and call number printed on spine, stamp inside front cover; barcode label on rear flyleaf, pocket inside rear cover. #28276. $50
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Pycraft, W. P. A History of Birds. Introduction by Sir Ray Lankester. London: Methuen, 1910. 1st edition. xxxi, 458 pages. Index. Photographs. Illustrations. Diagrams. Frontispiece (color photographs). Animal Life: An Evolutionary Natural History, volume II. Good hardcover. Hinges worn and slightly frayed. Pencil underlining. #18461. $20
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Russell, William F., Jr. Falconry: A Handbook for Hunters. Drawings by W. D. Sargent and Photographs by the Author. New York & London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. 1st edition. vi, 180 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Glossary. Frontispiece. Good hardcover; covers are dampstained and worn, spine title almost faded. Internally sound. #29126. $185
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Schmidt, Herta. Der Flug der Tiere. Mit Beitragen von Heinz Felten, Elli Franz, Wolfgang Klausewitz, Otto Kraus, Robert Mertens, Joachim Steinbacher und Wolfgang Struve. Frankfurt am Main: Verlag Waldemar Kramer, 1960. 1st printing. 164 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Senckenberg-Buch, 39. Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft. Text in German. Very good hardcover in slightly worn dust jacket. Name in ink on title page. #25066. $25
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Smith, F., Colonel. A Manual of Veterinary Hygiene. London: Bailliere, Tindall & Cox, 1905. 3d Edition, rewritten. xv, 1035 pages. Index. Illustrations. Slightly worn and frayed hardcover. Spine title illegible. Foxing throughout. #23286. $20
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Stebbins, G. Ledyard. The Scientific Papers of G. Ledyard Stebbins, 1929-2000. Edited by Daniel J. Crawford and Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis. Ruggell, Liechtenstein: A. R. G. Gantner Verlag & Distributed by Koeltz Scientific Books, Koenigstein, Germany, 2004. 2nd printing. 358 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. International Association for Plant Taxonomy, Series of Monographs in Plant Systematics, Regnum Vegetabile, 142. Includes 'The Complete List of Publications for G. Ledyard Stebbins, 1929-2000'. Good hardcover. Exlibrary: spine label partially removed, stamps on all edges, stamp inside front cover, on title page; barcode label on rear flyleaf. ISBN 3906166287. #29745. $80
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Wheeler, Alwyne. The Fishes of the British Isles and North-West Europe. Illustrated by Valerie Du Heaume. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1969. 1st American edition. Small 4to. xvii, 613 pages. Index. Bibliographical references. Photographs. Illustrations. 14 color and black-and-white plates. Chapters: Marsipobranchii - The Lampreys and Hagfish; Selachii - Sharks, Rays and Rabbit-Fishes; Pisces (Osteichthyes) - Bony Fishes. Good hardcover; exlibrary, label on spine, stamps, etc. #29720. $95
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Whymper, Edward. Supplementary Appendix to Travels amongst the Great Andes of the Equator. London: John Murray, 1891. 1st printing. xvii, 147 pages. Index. Plates. Figures. Contributions by H. W. Bates, T. G. Bonney, G. A. Boulenger, Peter Cameron, F. Day, W. L. Distant, A. E. Eaton, F. D. Godman, H. S. Gorham, Martin Jacoby, E. J. Miers, A. Sidney Olliff, O. Salvin, David Sharp, [and] T. R. R. Stebbing. An illustrated book on zoology and insects of the Andes and Ecuador. Good hardcover, gilt rules on front and rear covers, covers slightly worn, spine worn and title partially faded. Front hinge starting; library stamp on blank front flyleaf, but no other library markings. #29754. $160
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Wiesner, Ekkehard. Die Leukosen des Rindes. Jena: Gustav Fisher Verlag, 1967. Zweite, neu bearbeitete Auflage. 169 pages. Bibliographical references. 13 photographs, including 2 in color. 19 Tables. Good hardcover. Exlibrary: spine label, stamp on blank front flyleaf, barcode label on rear flyleaf, pocket inside rear cover. #28278. $45
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