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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


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

SEA-FISH.

By: Aflalo, F. G.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: London, Lawrence and Bullen, Ltd. xii + 256 p. + 2 p. Ads.: 1898

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 780023


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 View more info

TROUT HERESY.

By: Allan, P. B. M.

Price: $31.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons. 206 p.: 1936

Edition: 1st US Ed.

Seller ID: 820343


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 t... View more info

A NEW ZEALAND TROUT STREAM.

By: Allen, K. Radway

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Wellington NZ, New Zealand Marine Dept. Fisheries Bull. No. 10a. 69 p.: 1952

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 850569


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 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


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

THE INFINITE RIVER. A Biologist's Vision of the World of Water.

By: Amos, William H.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: NY: Random House. xiv + 269 p.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: osEo25Am17


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. View more info

DUCKS, GEESE, AND SWANS OF NORTH AMERICA. Revised and Updated Edition.

By: Baldassarre, Guy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. Wildlife Management Institute Book. 2 Volumes.: 2014

Edition: 4th Edition, Revised & Updated.

Seller ID: 150145


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 View more info

THE MIGRATION OF BIRDS.

By: Coward, T.A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cambridge & New York:, At the University Press & G.P. Putnam's Sons. ix + 137 p.: 1912

Seller ID: 150141


[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 View more info

A SINGLENESS OF PURPOSE. The Story of Ducks Unlimited.

By: Ducks Unlimited. Tennyson, Jon R.

Price: $25.20

Publisher: Chicago: Ducks Unlimited, Inc. 127 p.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ckSIto2871


4to illus. 1st Ed. -[Cat. 64-285.] Fine in Very Good-Fine DJ. View more info

INTRODUCTION TO SEASHORE LIFE of the San Francisco Bay Region and the Coast of Northern California. California Natural History Guides: 9.

By: Hedgpeth, Joel W.

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Berkeley & Los Angeles: Univ. of Calif. Press. 136 p.: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: dgTR2m1496


12mo Illus. by the Author and Lynn Rudy. 6th Prtng. [1962]. -[Cat. 64-410.] Fine ilustrations; convenient size. Fine no DJ as issued. View more info

MARINE ECOLOGY. Vol. I. Environmental Factors. Part 1.

By: Kinne, O. [Ed.]

Price: $112.50

Publisher: NY: Wiley-Interscience. ix + 681 p.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6760602


4to illus. 1st Ed. [Cat. 51-255 & 64-467.] - Very Fine in sl frayed Fine DJ. View more info

UNDERWATER CALIFORNIA. California Natural History Guides: 39.

By: North, Wheeler J.

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Berkeley & Los Angeles: Univ. of Calif. Press. 276 p.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: rtDE2m1485


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. View more info

THE MEDUSA AND THE SNAIL. More Notes of a Biology Watcher.

By: Thomas, Lewis.

Price: $15.30

Publisher: NY: Viking Press. x + 175 p. 1979: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: omEo17Th40


8vo. Reprnt [1974].-64-759. Very Fine in Fine DJ. View more info

INTO THE OCEAN WORLD.

By: Ward, Ritchie.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY: Alfred A. Knopf. xvii + 323 p. + viii p. Index. 1974: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: rdTOvo1556


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. View more info