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1 Ashworth, William. THE LATE, GREAT LAKES. An Environmental History.
NY: Alfred A. Knopf. x + 274 p. 1986 1986 0394551516 / 9780394551517 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
[Cat. 51-24 & 64-34.] 8vo illus. 1st Ed. -".has been belittled, abused, misunderstood- and now may be about to die." Very Fine in Fine DJ. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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2 Chantraine, Pol. THE LIVING ICE: The Story of the Seals and the Men Who Hunt Them in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Translated by David Lobdell.
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Ltd. 238 p. 1980 1980 0771019602 / 9780771019609 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed.#31-42 Fine VG DJ. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 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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4 Corser, H.P. TOTEM LORE AND THE LAND OF THE TOTEM. Including TOTEM LORE Sixth Edition and THROUGH THE TEN THOUSAND ISLANDS OF ALASKA Second Edition.
Juneau: Nugget Shop. 100 p. N.D. 1920 5th or later Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. 6th Ed. Reprnt. [1920's] [-Cat. 51-167 & 64-253.] - Corser wrote his books in 1920's-30's; great pictorial & written account of early Alaska. Fine no DJ. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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5 Haig-Brown, Roderick. CAPTAIN OF THE DISCOVERY. The Story of Captain George Vancouver.
Toronto: Macmillan. 174 p. 1974 0770510612 / 9780770510619 2nd Edition Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Gordon Maclean 
8vo Illus. by Gordon Maclean. Revised Ed. [1956]. [Cat. 65-411.] -Juvenile history. Part of the "Great Stories of Canada" series. Fine PB. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 Perkins, John with The American Museum of Natural History. TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH. Four Expeditions to The Arctic, The Congo, The Gobi and Siberia.
New York: Pantheon Books. 184 p. 1981 1981 0394509005 / 9780394509006 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo Oblong. Illus. 1st Ed. 59-298. Very Good-Fine in sl frayed & taped, Good-Very Good DJ. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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7 Schullery, Paul AMERICAN FLY FISHING. A History. New Afterword by Author.
New York: The Lyons Press. x + 281 p. 1999 1558219471 / 9781558219472 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Fine Fine DJ 4to illus. 
Schullery, Paul. AMERICAN FLY FISHING. A History. New Afterword by Author. 4to illus. New York: The Lyons Press. x + 281 p. 1999 2nd Ed. [1987] ISBN: 1-55821-947-1. Hard Cover with DJ. ][Cat. 2017] 17-0148 z. –Fascinating account, often at variance with popularized accounts from the Catskill school about Theodore Gordon et al. and much of British fly fishing history. Anyone interested in the roots of our angling traditions, or in the evolution of our angling tools such as fly, rods, reels, and lines will benefit from this masterful account. Highly Recommended. Author has added a 4-page AFTERWORD to update technology, angling book publication, commercialization of the sport, catch & release fishing and its future. Owner’s label on end paper. Very Fine in Fine DJ. [$25] $22.50 
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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 
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9 Worcester, Dean C. THE PHILIPPINES PAST AND PRESENT.
NY: Macmillan Co. l + 1024 p. 1921 2nd Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
[Cat. 67-825.] 8vo illus. with fold-out color map in back. -About the Phillipine insurrection and American occupation. Has 22-page chapter "Rod, Shotgun, and Rifle" detailing fishing & hunting. Over 1400 species of fish in country. Combines 2 vol. 1st Ed. into one volume. Very Good-Fine no DJ. 
Price: 67.50 USD
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