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1 Adams, Patricia. and McIntosh, Winsome. ALASKA JOURNAL 1979.
West Palm Beach Privately Printed by Advertisers Press, Inc. 80 p. No Date. [1979]. 1st Ed. Hardcover Fine No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Adams, Patricia. and McIntosh, Winsome. ALASKA JOURNAL 1979. Large 8vo. Illus. West Palm Beach: Privately Printed by Advertisers Press, Inc. 80 p. No Date. [1979]. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 90-0419 v --Boat trip through Tongass National Forest from Ketchikan to Sitka to study resources of Alaska. Group of 21, including Larry Rockerfeller & Louis & Adele Auchincloss of NY, fished & hiked with SW Alaska Conservation Council. Photos & narrative from journals. Typeset with color photos; gold embossed spine titles & cover illus.; small unstated limitation. Scarce as such. Fine no DJ. [ $70] $63 
Price: 63.00 USD
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2 Addicott, James E. GRANDAD'S POLYTECHNIC SOUVENIR STUNTS. MEMOIRS Pescadero Rivulets FISHING.
[San Fransisco] Prvt. Prnt. by Author. 70 p. 1949 1st Ed. Soft Cover Fine No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Inscribed "To Maude from a half-century teacher.
Addicott, James E. GRANDAD'S POLYTECHNIC SOUVENIR STUNTS. MEMOIRS Pescadero Rivulets FISHING. 8vo illus. with photographs and drawings by Norman Nicholson. [San Fransisco]: Prvt. Prnt. by Author. 70 p. 1949 1st Ed. PB. [Cat. 71.] 98-1056 r --Inscribed "To Maude from a half-century teacher. James E. Addicott." Fishing tales by a California octogenarian on the Carmel River, Pescadero, Scott, Gazos, Butano, Waddell, and other creeks on the San Mateo coast for steelhead; the Sierras at Yellow Creek [Plumas Co.] and Mill Creek [Modoc Co.]; Kings River; Firehole River in Yellowstone. He measured his catches in the 10's and 100's, a not uncommon practice before the turn of the century. Very Scarce. Fine PB. [$175] $157 
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3 Ade, Robin THE TROUT AND SALMON HANDBOOK.
New York and Oxford Facts On File. 122 p. 1989 0-8160-2141-4 / 9780816021413 1st Ed. Hardcover Very Fine Fine DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Ade, Robin 
890881. Ade, Robin. THE TROUT AND SALMON HANDBOOK. 8vo. Illus. by the author. New York and Oxford: Facts On File. 122 p. 1989. 1st. Ed. ISBN 0-8160-2141-4. [Cat. 71.] 8-0881 su --Color plates of most species, both Atlantic & Pacific; many exotics- masu salmon, softmouth trout, marbled trout, Apache trout, Caspian salmon [grows to 100 lb.], taimen [to 200 lb.], huchen; names, distribution, life cycle, angling, status. Fine summary. Very Fine in Fine DJ. [$20] $18 
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4 Aflalo, F. G. [Editor.]. FISHERMEN'S WEATHER. By Upwards of One Hundred Living Anglers.
London Adam and Charles Black. xiii + 256 p. 1906 1st Ed. Hardcover Very Good No DJ. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ With Eight Full-Page Illustrations in colour from paintings by Charles Whymper. 
Aflalo, F. G. [Editor.]. FISHERMEN'S WEATHER. By Upwards of One Hundred Living Anglers. 12mo. With Eight Full-Page Illustrations in colour from paintings by Charles Whymper. London: Adam and Charles Black. xiii + 256 p. 1906. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 78-0024 78-0024 s. ---Aflalo thought that angling writers often wrote about the weather, but devoted very little space to it. Chapters on Sunshine; Of Rain and Sleet; Of Frost and Snow; Of Wind; Of Thunder and Lightning; Of Fog and Mist; Best and Worst Weather for Certain Waters. The discussion is illuminating and fascinating; I don’t know of any contemporary book that approaches it. Very Good no DJ. [ $40] $36 
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5 Aflalo, Frederick G. A SKETCH OF THE NATURAL HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA. With Some Notes on Sport.
London Macmillan and Co. Ltd. Macmillan's Colonial Library. xxix + 307 p. 1896 1st Ed. Hardcover Very Good No DJ. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall F. Seth. 
970754. Aflalo, Frederick G. A SKETCH OF THE NATURAL HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA. With Some Notes on Sport. 16mo illus. by F. Seth. London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd. Macmillan's Colonial Library. xxix + 307 p. 1896 1st Ed. [Cat. 71.] 97-0754 z –With a Gift Inscription in 1919 on front free end paper. Very Good no DJ. [$30] $27 
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6 Agassiz, Prof. & Mrs. Louuis. A JOURNEY IN BRAZIL.
Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin Co. 540 p. 1895 1895 2nd Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. Reprint. [1868] -Scientific collecting trip for Cambridge University in 1865. Cat. 58-9. Dampwrinkled on bottom margin; Good-VG. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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7 Allen, K. Radway THE HOROKIWI STREAM. A STUDY OF A TROUT POPULATION.
Wellington, NZ New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10. 231 p. 1951 1st Ed. Soft Cover Very Good No D.J. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Allen, K. Radway. THE HOROKIWI STREAM. A STUDY OF A TROUT POPULATION. Large 8vo. PB. Illus. Fold-out diagrams and Map. Wellington, NZ: New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10. 231 p. 1951. 1st Ed. Paper Wraps. [Cat. 71. ] 77-0010 x. –Comprehensive study on the fish and insect populations over a three year study on a trout stream near Wellington New Zealand. The age-length, total stock, annual production, and insect population was measured to find where do the trout come from and where do they go to. Fishing regulations were based on these results. This study has often been cited as the most comprehensive study of a trout stream ever made. Very Good in Paper Wraps. [$125] $112 
Price: 112.00 USD
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8 American Society of Mammalogists. JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY. Vol. 15 No. 1.
NY: Amer. Soc. Mammalogists. 97 p. 1934 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
[Cat. 67-11.] - 8vo illus. "Mammals of the Ruby Mountains Region of North-Eastern Nevada" by Borll & Ellis; others on Mountan Gorilla, South American Canids, et al. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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9 Attenborough, David. THE LIVING PLANET. A Portrait of the Earth.
Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 320 p. 1984 1984 0316057487 / 9780316057486 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. Very Fine in sl dampstained Good DJ. 
Price: 12.60 USD
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10 Barnett, Stephen. [Ed.] NEW ZEALAND IN THE WILD. An Illustrated A-Z of Native and Introduced Birds, Mammals, Reptiles and Ampibians.
Auckland: Wm. Collins Publ. Ltd. 128 p. 1985 0002175622 / 9780002175623 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
4to illus. -Cat. 66-49. Excellent colour photos of wildlife with decriptions, status, & distribution. Very Good-Fine Paperback. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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11 Baufle, Jean-Marie and Jean-Philippe Varin. PHOTOGRAPHING WILDLIFE.
NY: Oxford Univ. Press. 157 p. 1972 1972 0195197143 / 9780195197143 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
8vo illus. Translated from the French by Carel v. Amerongen. Reprnt [1971,France]. 53-x. Fine in Fine DJ. 
Price: 16.20 USD
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12 Beazley, Mitchell [Ed]. THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK OF THE FOREST.
NY: Simon & Schuster. 224 p. 1981 1981 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
4to illus. 53-x. Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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13 Boynton, Bea. THAT HILARIOUS FIRST YEAR.
Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printer's Ltd. 114 p. 1971 1971 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book Inscribed by Author(s)
8vo illus. 1st Ed. -Warm inscription on the ffep by the Author. 53-x. Very Good PB. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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14 Burks, B.D. THE MAYFLIES, OR EPHEMEROPTERA, OF ILLINOIS.
Urbana: Illinois Nat. Hist. Survey Div. Bull. Vol. 26, Article 1. May 1953. 216 p. 1953 1953 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. [CAT. 55-81 & 65-101.] Very Good in Paper Wraps. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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15 Burnet, A.M. R. Seasonal growth in brown trout in two New Zealand Streams.
Wellington: NZ Journ. Mar. & FW Res. Vol. 4[1]. pp. 55-62. AMrch 1970 1970 1st Edition Soft cover Fine No Jacket Periodical 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. -[Cat. 66-117.] - Reprint from Journal. Streams flowed into Lake Ellsmee, NZ. Fish in one stream grew faster than in other stream. Fine Paperwraps. 
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16 Burns, Eugene. THE SEX LIFE OF WILD ANIMALS. A North American Study.
NY: Rinehart & Co. Inc. xiii + 290 p. 1953 1953 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo. 1st Ed.-Fascinating study of the will to reproduce; pioneering popular work for its time which distills much research on animal reproduction. [Cat. 31-90 & 67-82.] Very Good in VG DJ. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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17 Burroughs, John. WRITINGS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. 10 of 15 Volumes.
Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin Riverby Editions. Vol.I: WAKE-ROBIN xvi + 251 p. Vol.II: WINTER SUNSHINE vi + 261 p. Vol. III: BIRDS AND POETS vi + 270 p. Vol.V: PEPACTON vi + 264 p. Vol.VI: FRESH FIELDS 310 p. Vol.VII: SIGNS AND SEASONS 289 p. Vol.VIII: I 1905 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. Reprints.-Cat. 60-49. Ten volumes. Some uncut pages; All Volumes Good-Very Good. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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18 California Tomorrow. CRY CALIFORNIA.
San Fancisco: California Tomorrow. 11 issues. 40 p. each. 1969-1973. 1969 Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. -[CAT. 51-132 & 64-120.] - An innovative non-profit organization dedicated to creating awareness of problems in maintaining a beautiful & productive California. Articles by some of the best minds in conservation- T.H. Watkins, Michael Harris, Samuel Wood, Kenneth E.F. Watt, Harold Berliner, Gerald D. Adams, Alfred Heller, Nathaniel A. Owens, Paolo Solari, Daniel P. Moynihan. 11 issues from Fall 1969 Vol. 4(4) to Spring 1973 Vol 8(2). Fine PB. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 California Tomorrow. CRY CALIFORNIA. Summer 1969. Special Issue: The Poison-Free Garden.
San Francisco: Calif. Tomorrow. Vol. 4 No. 3. 48 p. 1969 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
[Cat. 67-99.] - 8vo illus. Plea to eliminate pesticides from gardens & farmed products in the state. 
Price: 16.20 USD
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20 Connecticut State Geological & Natural History Survey. Bulletin No. 60. "Additions to the Check-list of the Insects of Connecticut." by W.E. Britton, & "Check-list of the Spiders of Connecticut." by B.J. Kaston.
Hartford: State Geol. & Nat. Hist. Survey. Bull. 60. 201 p. 1938 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
[Cat. 67-138.] - 8vo. Very Good PB. 
Price: 10.80 USD
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