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1 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 
Price: 18.00 USD
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2 Aflalo, F. G. SEA-FISH.
London Lawrence and Bullen, Ltd. xii + 256 p. + 2 p. Ads. 1898 1st Ed. Hardcover Very Good No DJ. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ Illus.with 12 full-page & 674 other illustrations. 
Aflalo, F. G. SEA-FISH. 12mo. Illus.with 12 full-page & 674 other illustrations. Vol. II of THE ANGLER'S LIBRARY Edited by F.G. Aflalo, F. G. and Sir Herbert Maxwell. London: Lawrence and Bullen, Ltd. xii + 256 p. + 2 p. Ads. 1898. 1st. Ed. [Cat. 71.] 78-0023 s. ---Natural History & Notes of Chief Sea Fish; Tackle; Hand-Lining; Shore Fishing; Pier & Harbour Fishing; Boat Fishing; List of Fishing Stations. Very Good no DJ. [$40] $36 
Price: 36.00 USD
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3 Allan, P. B. M. TROUT HERESY.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons. 206 p. 1936 1st US Ed. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Allan, P. B. M. TROUT HERESY. 8vo . New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 206 p. 1936. 1st. US Edition. [Cat. 71.] 82-0343 x. –Allan examines our adversary the trout in light of a Huxley quote: “It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies.” With chapters on The Noble Trout; Instinct or Intelligence ?; Experience; Vision; Hearing and Smelling; The Fly Question; The Problem of the Rise; A Matter of Pigment; Minor Horrors of the Chalkstream. He cites the numerous sages of fishing books on all the contradictions in analyzing the trout and its behavior. A fun read. Near Fine in Very Good DJ. [ $35] $31 
Price: 31.00 USD
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4 Allen, K. Radway A NEW ZEALAND TROUT STREAM.
Wellington NZ New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10a. 69 p. 1952 1st Ed. Soft Cover Near Fine. No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Allen, K. Radway. A NEW ZEALAND TROUT STREAM. 8vo.illus. PB. Illus. Wellington: New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10a. 69 p. 1952 1st Ed. Paper Wraps. [Cat. 71.] 85-569 sz --Popular account of a pioneering study on the Horokiwi Stream near Wellington New Zealand. The study was designed to find where do the trout come from and where do they go to. Fishing regulations were based on these studies. Near Fine Paper Wraps. [$50] $45 
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5 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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6 Amos, William H. THE INFINITE RIVER. A Biologist's Vision of the World of Water.
NY: Random House. xiv + 269 p. 1970 0394430522 / 9780394430522 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo frontis. 2nd Prnt. -Readable account of hydrological cycle, where sun draws moisture from water into clouds to snow, rain, river, lake, ocean & all the life forms that depend on it. 49-5. Fine in VG-Fine DJ. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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7 Baldassarre, Guy DUCKS, GEESE, AND SWANS OF NORTH AMERICA. Revised and Updated Edition.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. Wildlife Management Institute Book. 2 Volumes. 2014 9781421407617 4th Edition, Revised & Updated. Hard Cover New New DJ in Slipcase 4to illus. Robert W. [Bob] Hines 
Two-volume updated edition of classic first published in 1942; definitive information on 46 species, including identification, distribution, migration, habitat, etc. With CD containing References and additional maps. Cat. 71. 15-0145con-sb.] -New and unopened in plastic-wrapped slipcase. (list price $69.96) [$50] $45 
Price: 45.00 USD
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8 Coward, T.A. THE MIGRATION OF BIRDS.
Cambridge & New York: At the University Press & G.P. Putnam's Sons. ix + 137 p. 1912 Hard Cover Very Good No DJ. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
[Cat. 71. 15-0141con-sb.] Covers Cause & Origin; Routes; Height & Speed; Orientation; Distances travelled; Weather; Perils; Early ideas of migration; Suggestions & Guesses. [$10.00] $8.00 
Price: 8.00 USD
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9 Ducks Unlimited. Tennyson, Jon R. A SINGLENESS OF PURPOSE. The Story of Ducks Unlimited.
Chicago: Ducks Unlimited, Inc. 127 p. 1977 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
4to illus. 1st Ed. -[Cat. 64-285.] Fine in Very Good-Fine DJ. 
Price: 25.20 USD
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10 Hedgpeth, Joel W. INTRODUCTION TO SEASHORE LIFE of the San Francisco Bay Region and the Coast of Northern California. California Natural History Guides: 9.
Berkeley & Los Angeles: Univ. of Calif. Press. 136 p. 1975 0520029925 / 9780520029927 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ 
12mo Illus. by the Author and Lynn Rudy. 6th Prtng. [1962]. -[Cat. 64-410.] Fine ilustrations; convenient size. Fine no DJ as issued. 
Price: 12.60 USD
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11 Kinne, O. [Ed.] MARINE ECOLOGY. Vol. I. Environmental Factors. Part 1.
NY: Wiley-Interscience. ix + 681 p. 1970 0471480010 / 9780471480013 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
4to illus. 1st Ed. [Cat. 51-255 & 64-467.] - Very Fine in sl frayed Fine DJ. 
Price: 112.50 USD
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12 North, Wheeler J. UNDERWATER CALIFORNIA. California Natural History Guides: 39.
Berkeley & Los Angeles: Univ. of Calif. Press. 276 p. 1976 0520030257 / 9780520030251 1st Edition Hardcover As New No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ Laurence G. Jones 
12mo Illus. by Laurence G. Jones. With sections on Underwater Photography by Robert Hollis. 1st Ed. -[Cat. 64-548.] - Excellent intro. to underwater ID of more common fish & beasties, plus better diving spots. The late Dr. North of Cal Tech was my mentor for over 20 years. Very Fine no DJ as issued. 
Price: 12.60 USD
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13 Thomas, Lewis. THE MEDUSA AND THE SNAIL. More Notes of a Biology Watcher.
NY: Viking Press. x + 175 p. 1979 1979 0670465682 / 9780670465682 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo. Reprnt [1974].-64-759. Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
Price: 15.30 USD
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14 Ward, Ritchie. INTO THE OCEAN WORLD.
NY: Alfred A. Knopf. xvii + 323 p. + viii p. Index. 1974 1974 0394474058 / 9780394474052 1st Edition Hardcover As New Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. -From DJ: "A vivid account of the men who created the science of marine biology, and their crucial discoverries foretelling an ageof bounty from the sea." 56-276. Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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