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SMITHSONIAN SCIENTIFIC SERIES. Cold-Blooded Vertebrates. Part I: Fishes by Samuel F. Hildebrand. Parts II and III Amphibians and Reptiles by Charles W. Gilmore and Doris M. Cochran. Volume Eight of the Smithsonian Scientific Series.

By: Abbot, Charles Greeley, (Ed).

Price: $16.20

Publisher: NY: Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc. 375 p. 1930: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: boITvo1838

Condition: Good


8vo illus. 1st Ed. Ex-library in library rebind; [Cat. 51-3 & 64-1.] Good-Very Good no DJ. View more info

ALASKA JOURNAL 1979.

By: Adams, Patricia. and McIntosh, Winsome.

Price: $63.00

Publisher: West Palm Beach, Privately Printed by Advertisers Press, Inc. 80 p.: No Date. [1979].

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 900419

Condition: Fine


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... View more info

GRANDAD'S POLYTECHNIC SOUVENIR STUNTS. MEMOIRS Pescadero Rivulets FISHING.

By: Addicott, James E.

Price: $157.00

Publisher: [San Fransisco], Prvt. Prnt. by Author. 70 p.: 1949

Edition: 1st Ed.

Inscription: Inscribed "To Maude from a half-century teacher.

Seller ID: 981056

Condition: Fine


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;... View more info

THE TROUT AND SALMON HANDBOOK.

By: Ade, Robin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York and Oxford, Facts On File. 122 p.: 1989

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 890881

ISBN: 0-8160-2141-4

Condition: Very Fine


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 View more info

FISHERMEN'S WEATHER. By Upwards of One Hundred Living Anglers.

By: Aflalo, F. G. [Editor.].

Price: $36.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black. xiii + 256 p.: 1906

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 780024

Condition: Very Good


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 ... View more info

A SKETCH OF THE NATURAL HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA. With Some Notes on Sport.

By: Aflalo, Frederick G.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co. Ltd. Macmillan's Colonial Library. xxix + 307 p.: 1896

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 970754

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

A JOURNEY IN BRAZIL.

By: Agassiz, Prof. & Mrs. Louuis.

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin Co. 540 p. 1895: 1895

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: asJOvo6042

Condition: Good


8vo illus. Reprint. [1868] -Scientific collecting trip for Cambridge University in 1865. Cat. 58-9. Dampwrinkled on bottom margin; Good-VG. View more info

THE HOROKIWI STREAM. A STUDY OF A TROUT POPULATION.

By: Allen, K. Radway

Price: $112.00

Publisher: Wellington, NZ, New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10. 231 p.: 1951

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 770010

Condition: Very Good


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 t... View more info

JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY. Vol. 15 No. 1.

By: American Society of Mammalogists.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY: Amer. Soc. Mammalogists. 97 p.: 1934

Seller ID: ABE-2387488404

Condition: Very Good


[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. View more info

THE LIVING PLANET. A Portrait of the Earth.

By: Attenborough, David.

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 320 p. 1984: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: teEo14At34

ISBN: 0316057487

Condition: Fine


8vo illus. 1st Ed. Very Fine in sl dampstained Good DJ. View more info

NEW ZEALAND IN THE WILD. An Illustrated A-Z of Native and Introduced Birds, Mammals, Reptiles and Ampibians.

By: Barnett, Stephen. [Ed.]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Auckland: Wm. Collins Publ. Ltd. 128 p.: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ABE-1338900083

ISBN: 0002175622

Condition: Very Good


4to illus. -Cat. 66-49. Excellent colour photos of wildlife with decriptions, status, & distribution. Very Good-Fine Paperback. View more info

PHOTOGRAPHING WILDLIFE.

By: Baufle, Jean-Marie and Jean-Philippe Varin.

Price: $16.20

Publisher: NY: Oxford Univ. Press. 157 p. 1972: 1972

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ufOTvo1885

ISBN: 0195197143

Condition: Fine


8vo illus. Translated from the French by Carel v. Amerongen. Reprnt [1971,France]. 53-x. Fine in Fine DJ. View more info

THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK OF THE FOREST.

By: Beazley, Mitchell [Ed].

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY: Simon & Schuster. 224 p. 1981: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: azEo15Be10

Condition: Fine


4to illus. 53-x. Very Fine in Fine DJ. View more info

THAT HILARIOUS FIRST YEAR.

By: Boynton, Bea.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printer's Ltd. 114 p. 1971: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ynATvo1533

Condition: Very Good


8vo illus. 1st Ed. -Warm inscription on the ffep by the Author. 53-x. Very Good PB. View more info

THE MAYFLIES, OR EPHEMEROPTERA, OF ILLINOIS.

By: Burks, B.D.

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Urbana: Illinois Nat. Hist. Survey Div. Bull. Vol. 26, Article 1. May 1953. 216 p. 1953: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: rkEo45Bu53

Condition: Very Good


8vo illus. 1st Ed. [CAT. 55-81 & 65-101.] Very Good in Paper Wraps. View more info

Seasonal growth in brown trout in two New Zealand Streams.

By: Burnet, A.M. R.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Wellington: NZ Journ. Mar. & FW Res. Vol. 4[1]. pp. 55-62. AMrch 1970: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ABE-1338900261

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

THE SEX LIFE OF WILD ANIMALS. A North American Study.

By: Burns, Eugene.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: NY: Rinehart & Co. Inc. xiii + 290 p. 1953: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: rnEo15Bu47

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

WRITINGS OF JOHN BURROUGHS. 10 of 15 Volumes.

By: Burroughs, John.

Price: $54.00

Publisher: 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

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: rrITvo602

Condition: Very Good


8vo illus. Reprints.-Cat. 60-49. Ten volumes. Some uncut pages; All Volumes Good-Very Good. View more info

CRY CALIFORNIA.

By: California Tomorrow.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Fancisco: California Tomorrow. 11 issues. 40 p. each. 1969-1973.: 1969

Seller ID: liYo50Ca18

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

CRY CALIFORNIA. Summer 1969. Special Issue: The Poison-Free Garden.

By: California Tomorrow.

Price: $16.20

Publisher: San Francisco: Calif. Tomorrow. Vol. 4 No. 3. 48 p.: 1969

Seller ID: ABE-2048161009

Condition: Very Good


[Cat. 67-99.] - 8vo illus. Plea to eliminate pesticides from gardens & farmed products in the state. View more info