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1 Charles, Gordon. PIGEON RIVER COUNTRY. The Big Wild.
Grand Rapids: W.B. Erdmans Publ. Co. x + 94 p. 1985 0802870503 / 9780802870506 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. -About Ford Kellum's successful battle to save Michigan wild area from uncontrolled oil & gas drilling. [Cat. 50-64 & 63-109.] Near Fine PB. 
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2 Cohen, Stan MISSOULA COUNTY IMAGES. VOL II.
Missoula: Pictorial Histories Publ. Co. xvi + 464 p. 1993 0929521781 / 9780929521787 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine DJ 4to illus. 
Cohen, Stan. MISSOULA COUNTY IMAGES. VOL II. 4to illus. Missoula: Pictorial Histories Publ. Co. xvi + 464 p. 1993 1st Printing. ISBN: 0-929521-78-1. Hard Cover with DJ. [Cat. 2107.] 17-0143 z. –History of Missoula County Montana from early 1800’s to the present from newspaper clippings, prints, maps, photographs, and written accounts. Gift inscription on end paper. Fine in Fine DJ. [$30] $27 
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3 Daws, Gavan, O.A. Bushnell & A. Berger. THE ILLUSTRATED ATLAS OF HAWAII.
Aiea, Hawaii: Island Heritage. 71 p. 1988 0896100340 / 9780896100343 1st Edition Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
[Cat. 46-44 & 62-75.] 8vo Illus. 11th Prntg. [1970]. -History, geography & wildlife. 46-44. Fine PB. 
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4 Downey, Joseph T. "Filings". FILINGS FROM AN OLD SAW. Reminiscences of San Francisco and California's Conquest.
San Francisco: John Howell, Publ. viii + 171 p. 1956 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8vo frontis. Edited by Fred Backburn Rogers. 1st Ed. One of 750 Copies Printed by Lawton Kennedy. -Republication of 18 articles which first appeared in the San Francisco newspaper THE GOLDEN ERA from January 9 to July 3, 1853, recounting events from 1845-1847 prior to the Gold Rush. 60-96 & 43-44. Many uncut pages, Fine-Very Fine in partial Acetate jacket. 
Price: 112.50 USD
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5 Leopold, A. Starker & Tupper Ansel Blake. WILD CALIFORNIA. Vanishing Lands, Vanishing Wildlife.
Berkeley: Univ. of Calif. Press & Nature Conservancy. xii + 144 p. 1985 1985 0520052935 / 9780520052932 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall Tupper Ansel Blake 
Oblong Folio [11" x 14"] illus by Tupper Ansel Blake. Contributions by Raymond F. Dasmann. 2nd Prnt. -Stunning photogaphic guide to major natural areas; 100 full page color photos highlight Leopold's description. [CAT. 50-187 & 63-370.] Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
Price: 31.50 USD
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6 Mironuck, Jeff, (Editor.) ANGLING IN THE SHADOWS OF THE ROCKIES.
No Place [BC]: Prvt. Prnt. 175 p. 1998 1998 0968395511 / 9780968395516 1st Edition Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. PB.- [Cat. 66=660.] - Compilation of fishing BC & Alberta waters by number of guides & outfitters. New PB. 
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7 Sample, Michael S. THE ANGLER'S GUIDE TO MONTANA.
Billings & Helena: Falcon Press. 244 p. 1984 1984 093431831x / 9780934318310 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. 57-346. Sl soiled; o/w Very Good-Fine PB. 
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8 Smith, Steve FLY THE BIGGEST PIECE BACK.
Missoula: Mountain Press Publ. Co. xviii + 278 p. 1979 0878421084. / 9780878421084 1st Edition Softcover Near Fine No DJ. 4to illus. 
Smith, Steve. FLY THE BIGGEST PIECE BACK. 4to illus. Missoula: Mountain Press Publ. Co. xviii + 278 p. 1979 1st Ed. ISBN: 0-87842-108-4. Soft Cover. [Cat. 2017] 17-0144 z. –The history of Johnson Flying Service of Missoula MT from 1928 to 1977. Bob Johnson started by offering sightseeing trips, and branched out looking for lost livestock. Later, he started flying for the Forest Service to spot forest fires. He also dropped food by parachute to fire fighting crews. Then he was taking smoke jumpers into the air, and supplying fire crews with supplies and food. His mainstay was Forest Service work and cargo hauling. The title of the book was based on the number of planes that made it back with pieces missing from accidents or crashes. Prior owner’s label on end paper. Near Fine Paperback [$20] $18 
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 Stegner, Page ISLANDS OF THE WEST. From Baja to Vancouver.
San Francisco: Sierra Club Books. viii + 144 p. 1985 0871568446 / 9780871568441 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Lanting, Frans 
11 in x 9.5 in. illus. [Cat. 70. 89-808t] -The offshore islands along the Pacific have been an integral part of discovery and exploration since early times. Their natural and human history are chronicled in this narrative, with exceptional photographs and reproductions of early maps and illustrations. A stellar Sierra Club publication. Fine in unclipped Near Fine DJ. 
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10 Tebau, Charlton W. MAN IN THE EVERGLADES. 2000 Years of Human History in the Evergladess National Park.
Coral Gables: Univ. of Miami Press. 192 p. 1990 0870240730 / 9780870240737 5th or later Edition Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 8th Ed Revised [1964] PB.[Cat. 49-274 & 63-618.] Fine PB. 
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11 Viola, Herman J. EXPLORING THE WEST.
NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 256 p. 1987 1987 0810908891 / 9780810908895 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
4to illus. 1st Ed. -[Cat. 52-319 & 64-785.] - Superlative reproductions of early paintings, drawings, & photos as Abrams does so well; writings of early explorers from the time of Jefferson intertwined. A fine historical romp. Very Fine in VF DJ. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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12 Viola, Herman J. EXPLORING THE WEST.
Wash. DC: Smithsonian Books. 256 p. 1987 1987 0810908891 / 9780810908895 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
4to illus. 1st Ed. -Pictorial extravaganza of plates, prints, maps & photos, plus accounts of the great explorers opening the Western frontiers. [Cat. 59-403.] Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
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13 Waters, Thomas. THE STREAMS AND RIVERS OF MINNESOTA.
Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. ix + 373 p. 1977 1977 0816608210 / 9780816608218 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo Photos & Maps by the Author. 1st Ed. -Author is a Professor of Fisheries and a fisherman. For fishermen, hunters, canoeists, ecologists, & others.56-284. Very Fine in Very Fine DJ. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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14 Zwinger, Ann. A DESERT COUNTRY NEAR THE SEA. A Natural History of the Cape Region of Baja
NY: Harper & Row, Publ. xxvii + 399 p. 1983 1983 0060152087 / 9780060152086 1st Edition Hardcover As New Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo with Drawings by the Author. Photographs by Herman H. Zwinger. 1st Ed. CAT. 56-401. Very Fine in price-clipped Fine DJ. 
Price: 31.50 USD
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