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The Arabian Stud Book Vol. XXXVII[37]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arabian Horse Registery of America:

Seller ID: c17-4-2


Dark Blue cloth hardcover with gilt numbers and lettering on front board and spine. Light yellowing on pages edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Volume XXXVII of the Arabian Stud Book, 1980 published by the Arabian Horse Club Registry of America. Registrations 194001 to 204000. Numerically arranged Progeny, registrations classified by Sires and Dams. Alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. View more info

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Nature's ways; how nature takes care of its own

By: Andrews, Roy Chapman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1951-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-1-1659


Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and has insect holes. some cloth deterioration on edges and spine. Endpapers yellowed with light foxing. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Previous owner's name on inside front board. Illustrated by Andre Durenceau, Steven Dohanos and others. 72 full-color plates, 72 halftones. A comprehensive presentation of how nature's creatures adapt themselves for survival. View more info

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Arabian Stud Book, Volume XXXI - 140001 to 150000

By: Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc.; Pictures [Illustrator]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc.: 1977-01-01

Seller ID: c17-4-8


Dark Blue cloth hardcover with gilt numbers and lettering on front board and spine. Light yellowing on pages edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. some light scratches on cover.Volume XXXI of the Arabian Stud Book, 1977 published by the Arabian Horse Club Registry of America. Registrations 140001 to 150000. Numerically arranged Progeny, registrations classified by Sires and Dams. Alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. View more info

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The Trials of Life: A Natural History of Animal Behavior

By: Attenborough, David

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Little Brown & Co.: 1991-04-01

Seller ID: 4-1-905


Unread. Still in shrinkwrap. Phenomenal color photographs form the cornerstone of Attenborough's new book which, along with its companion TV series, picks up where the first two left off. Life on earth traced the development of animal life from its beginnings. View more info

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Whitetails: Behavior, Ecology, Conservation

By: Bauer, Erwin A.; Bauer, Erwin [Photographer]; Bauer, Peggy [Photographer];

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN): 1993-11-01

Seller ID: 4-1-922


Dustjacket is lightly rubbed. Top edge is curled. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. "The Bauers' spectacular photos and text make (Whitetails) a book that hunters and non-hunters will revisit whether to read favorite passages or just look at the photos". Deer and Deer Hunting View more info

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Wild Thailand (Wild Places of the World)

By: BELINDA STEWART-COX, GERALD CUBITT (PHOTOGRAPHER)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NEW HOLLAND PUBLISHERS (UK): 1996-01-01

Seller ID: 2-1-1653


Unread. Photos by Gerald Cubitt (illustrator). 1st Edition, 1st Printing. With 208pp and over 400 full-color photographs. No defects. DJ in new mylar cover. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.This magnificent new natural history study explores the ever changing aspects of Thailand's wilderness areas and many lovely national parks. Over 400 superb full color photographs illustrate both the big vistas and the small vignettes, and there are always surprises. View more info

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The Life and Death of Whales

By: Burton, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Universe Books: 1973

Seller ID: 4-1-918


Second edition. Cover is lightly yellowed. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Whales defined and described, their birth and death, the sperm-whales, and much on the whaling industry. View more info

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Lifeboats to Ararat

By: Campbell, Sheldon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Times Books: 1978-01-01

Seller ID: 55-3-4


Yellowing on edges of dustjacket. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. In this charming, intimate and fascinating insider's explanation of man's most exotic institution, the noted conservationist Sheldon Campbell describes the life of the modern zoo as no visitor can ever see it. His astonishing animal lore ranges from aardvark to zebra, as he tells how zoo vets operate on the broken leg of an eight-foot Komodo dragon and stitch the... View more info

Whales Dolphins and Porpoises (Eyewitness Handbooks)

By: Carwardine, Mark

Price: $18.00

Publisher: DK ADULT: 1995-03-15

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-2-1809


top corner bumped. Cover slightly yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The Dorling Kindersley Handbooks are the most visually appealing guides on the natural world in the book marketplace. Featuring more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs, along with detailed annotations, Dorling Kindersley Handbooks make identification easy and accurate. View more info

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The Arabian Stud Book Volume XLI

By: Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Registry: 1982-01-01

Seller ID: c17-4-1


Dark blue cloth hardcover with gilt numbers and lettering on front board and spine. Light yellowing on pages edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Volume XLI of the Arabian Stud Book, 1982 published by the Arabian Horse Club Registry of America. Registrations 230001 to 240000. Numerically arranged Progeny, registrations classified by Sires and Dams. Alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. View more info

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A Field Guide to Dinosaurs: The Essential Handbook for Travelers in the Mesozoic

By: Gee, Henry; Rey, Luis V. [Illustrator]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series: 2003-02-01

Seller ID: 2-1-1646


First edition. Cover has light rubbing and bottom corner has bump. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. This beautifully produced and illustrated volume is the result of sophisticated scientific research. However, it has been written in clear laymen's language for nonscientists who have serious interest in paleontology. Author Henry Gee provides naturalists' notes on more than 50 different dinosaur species. His information is supplemented with dramatic, anatomically ... View more info

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Discovering Sharks

By: Gruber, Samuel [Editor]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Amer Littoral Society: 1991-06-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-2-1813


Previous owner's name on endpaper. Slight edge wear. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.This volume, honoring the long and distinguished career of Stewart Springer, shark expert. A collection of several authors on different aspects of sharks: history, life style, evolution anatomical features, unique role of two liver products, behavior, feeding, long distance movements, shark attacks and more. View more info

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Among animals of Africa

By: Grzimek, Bernhard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Stein and Day: 1970-01-01

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 55-2-1803


Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped. Previous owner's name is on the half title page. Small stain on bottom corner of first few pages. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.The book describes the unorthodox methods and resources he has used to elicit reactions from animals and to correct many false traditions and prejudices. View more info

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The year of the koala

By: H. D Williamson; William T Cooper [Illustrator]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1975-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-1-925


Dust jacket is fair with rubbing, edgewear and holes where something has gnawed on the jacket. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Beautifully written narrative which follows the life of the KOALA BEAR throughout the year. Author spent four yrs in Australian back country researching the KOALA. Many full pg b/w illus & DJ by William T. Cooper. View more info

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Longevity of Reptiles and Amphibians in North American Collections

By: J. Kevin Bowler

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles: 1977-01-01

Seller ID: 2-5-1614


Previous owner's name on front cover. Cover has light rubbing and fading on edges. Embossed owner's stamp on first page. The maximum life spans of captive specimens can perhaps be correlated with the maximum longevity of reptiles and amphibians in the wild. These captive longevities may indicate the natural life expectancies for some of the species listed. View more info

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When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals

By: Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson; Susan McCarthy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 1995-05-01

Seller ID: 2-1-1656


Previous owner's name written on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A provocative reevaluation of the inner life of animals and how we treat them, presenting a compelling case that they experience many or all of the same emotions that humans do, often expressing them in their own unique ways. View more info

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Pukka's Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs, Signed

By: Kerasote, Ted

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2013-02-05

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-4-1401


Signed by author on title page without inscription.When Ted Kerasote was ready for a new dog after losing his beloved Merle, who died too soon, as all our dogs do, he knew that he would want to give his puppy Pukka the longest life possible. But how to do that? So much has changed in the way we feed, vaccinate, train, and live with our dogs from even a decade ago. View more info

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The Wolf: The Ecology and Behavior of an Endangered Species,

By: L. David Mech

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1970-06

Seller ID: 3-3-902


DJ is rubbed, chipped and tanned. Bottom corner of book has some cloth deterioration. Book club edition. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Includes information on food and hunting habits, reproduction, social order, wanderings, interaction with other species, and more. View more info

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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: A Menagerie of 100 Favorite Animals

By: Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2006-10-31

Seller ID: 4-4-954


Unread. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The best-selling author of Dogs Never Lie About Love and When Elephants Weep pays tribute to one hundred of his favorite animals, offering fascinating profiles and information about the daily lives of dolphins, hummingbirds, dugongs, hippos, kakapos, and other familiar and little-known creatures. View more info

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African Silences

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Random House: 1991-07-20

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-1-910


Stated first edition. Unread. Small stain on bottom outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. An incisive and ultimately sad book about endangered wildlife in Africa, the conditions which give rise to poaching, the rampant corruption in government that contributes to the degradation of the environment. View more info