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A Savage Empire
 by Axelrod, Alan
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled "Trappers, Traders, Tribes, and the Wars That Made America". So it turns out that the beaver , by being in demand in Europe for the latest... Details
Beningfield's Countryside
 by Beningfield, Gordon
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
English countryside of Hertfordshire and Dorset , landscapes and birds and natural history captured by the author. Pages 140 with profuse watercolors... Details
A General History of Quadrupeds
 by Bewick, Thomas
Price: US $395.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Very good contemporary 3/4 calf, marbled boards, with some edgewear and wear to the leather corners. The spine has raised bands, gilt decoration, and... Details
History of British Birds, 2 Volumes
 by Bewick, Thomas
Price: US $600.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition
Full polished brown calf bindings with double gilt lines along the edges of all boards, and gilt dentilles on the edges and turnins. Volume one publ... Details
Under Oxford Trees
 by Brooks, Jennie
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
This is a bird book - observations of them, their habits, and the joys of having them about. There might be an Oxford, Ohio or an Oxford, England but... Details
The Natural History of Animals, Vegetables and Minerals; with the Theory of the Earth in General. Six Volumes complete
 by Buffon, Count De : Translated By W. Kenrick
Price: US $980.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
RARE. A nice set in full brown calf, raised bands on the spine flanked with gilt lines. Title and volume labels on the spines, four of which are ne... Details
Sahara a Natural History
 by de Villiers, Marq and Sheila Hirtle
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A charming combination of travel, natural history, and people of this vast desert. The authors live in Canada, and are experienced explorers who know... Details
In the North Countree, Annals and Anecdotes of Horse, Hound and herd
 by Dixan, William Scarth
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good original maroon cloth with light blue & black horizontal design horizontal across the front cover, and gilt title on the front and spine, wi... Details
Birds of New York, 2 volumes
 by Eaton, Elon Howard
Price: US $100.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original publisher's dark green cloth, with bright gilt titles on the spines , slight rubs at the corners and spine ends. A must for the New York ... Details
The Roadmender
 by Fairless, Michael
Price: US $17.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good decorated cloth, top edge gilt slight edgewear, old tipped-in plates. Nice naturalist writing, with very pretty watercolors. Illustrated by ... Details
The Roadmender
 by Fairless, Michael
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good decorated cloth, top edge gilt, slight edgewear, Eight tipped-in colored plates with captioned tissue guards. Nice naturalist writing, with... Details
New Work of Animals (and Fables)
 by Howitt, Samuel
Price: US $490.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Howitt (1765? to 1822) was a self-taught artist who had enjoyed a youth of English country sports. He drawing was influenced by Thomas Bewick, but he... Details
On the Edge of the Rift
 by Huxley, Elspeth
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Terra cotta cloth spine very good plus with dark brown and white letters on the unfaded spine. Black boards with no edgewear. Inside, very clean an... Details
Scandinavian Adventures, 2 Volumes
 by Lloyd, L. (Liewellan)
Price: US $1250.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "During a Residence of Upwards of Twenty Years, Pepresenting Sporting Incidents, and Subjects of Natural History, and Devices for Entrappin... Details
Russian wild cat, hand-colored engraving
 by Peter Pallis
Price: US $60.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
Pallas travelled through Southern Russia in 1793-94, and this peculiar cat, not quite domesticated, struck his eye. The engraving is 6 1/2 by 6 inche... Details
Le Spectacle De La Nature , 8 Volumes
 by PluCHE
Price: US $495.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
SCARCE. Title continuation, "Ou Entretiens sur les particularites de l'Histoire Naturelle qui ont paru les plus propres a rendre les Jeunes Gens curi... Details
North American Birds Eggs
 by Reed, Chester A.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Light green cloth, with title on front and spine in black, and a photo ob blue birds eggs laid onto the front cover. Slight soiling, but protected in... Details
The Art of Arranging Flowers, a Complete Guide to Japanese Ikebana
 by Sato, Shozo
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
A pristine copy, with no prior owner marks. Clean and tight, inside and out. A heavy book, which may require extra postage. Details
Flashlights in the Jungle
 by Shillings, C.G.
Price: US $120.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "A Record of Hunting Adventures and of Studies in Wild Life in Equatorial East Africa". A fine example of early natural history photograph... Details
The Library of the Earl of Macclesfield Removed from Shirburn Castle: Part One, Natural History
 by Sotheby's
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
An important collection of natural history books, and a fine reference. This was part one of a 12 part auction held in London between 2004 and 2008. ... Details
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