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Image for Five Color Natural History Prints Depicting Seashells from the Turbo Genus [Conchology, Sea Shells, Snails, Mollusca, Turbinidae]

Five Color Natural History Prints Depicting Seashells from the Turbo Genus [Conchology, Sea Shells, Snails, Mollusca, Turbinidae]

By: N/A

Price: $95.00  $76.00

Seller ID: 2066331

Condition: Very Good


Each print faintly foxed. Five matted and framed color prints. Frames 8 5/8 x 11 3/8, images 5 7/8 x 8 1/4. Matted and framed by Summit Glass and Picture Frame Company on Aug. 1 1966. These were acquired as part of a large collection of books and prints on seashell collecting and conchology, and most likely came from a 19th century volume on conchology (they are labeled plates 9, 10, 21, 24, and 33), though we were unable to identify which work this might have been. Each... View more info

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The Origin of Species [By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life] (The 100 Greatest Books of All Time)

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $65.00  $52.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1975

Seller ID: 2286239

Condition: Near Fine


1975 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 507, [3] pp. 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Darwin's landmark work on evolution and natural selection, with illustrations from line drawings by Juan Carlos Barberis. View more info

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The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

By: Dawkins, Richard

Price: $6.00  $4.80

Publisher: Free Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2286487

ISBN: 1416594795

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Corners lightly rubbed, pencil note inside front cover. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xv, [3], 472 pp. Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies in English alone. He revolutionized the way we see natural selection in the seminal bestseller The Selfish Gene. Now, he launches a fierce counterattack against proponents of Intelligent D... View more info

Image for Glover's Album, a Treatise on Canine Diseases: The Result of Many Years Experience as a Breeder, Exhibitor and Practitioner

Glover's Album, a Treatise on Canine Diseases: The Result of Many Years Experience as a Breeder, Exhibitor and Practitioner

By: Glover, H. Clay

Price: $65.00  $52.00

Publisher: H. Clay Glover, V.S. / Press of Geo. H. Burnham & Co.: 1886

Seller ID: 2265411

Condition: Very Good


1 inch tear to edge of front endpaper, ink name and address on front flyleaf. 1886 Hard Cover. [viii], 95, [1] pp. An illustrated guide to veterinary medicine, specifically pertaining to dogs, with advertisements following text. View more info

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Into Africa

By: Packer, Craig

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2102020

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Review laid in. Owner sticker on front endpaper. 1994 Hard Cover. vii, 277 pp. 8vo. Winner of the John Burroughs Medal in 1995. Craig Packer takes us into Africa for a journey of fifty-two days in the fall of 1991. But this is more than a tour of magnificent animals in an exotic, faraway place. A field biologist since 1972, Packer began his work studying primates at Gombe and then the lions of the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater with his wife and colle... View more info

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Scotland's Nature & Wildlife

By: Taylor, Kenny

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Lomond Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1649183

ISBN: 1842040251

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Bright copy. 2002 Hard Cover. 224 pp. Easily understood text, top-notch photographs and up-to-date maps combine to make the Scottish Nature Guide an ideal aid to enjoying and learning about Sottish wildlife. View more info

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The Whale

By: Tryckare, Tre

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274405

Condition: Good


First edition. Jacket stained. 1968 Large Hardcover. 287 pp. An extensively illustrated history of whales and whaling, including mythology and biology of whales, the beginnings of commercial whaling, scientific investigations of the various species and their habits, and an account of modern whaling and associated products, with an extensive bibliography of books about whales. View more info

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Color Atlas of Small Animal Dermatology: A Guide to Diagnosis -- Second Edition

By: Wilkinson, George T.; Harvey, Richard G.

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Mosby-Wolfe: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1504291

Condition: Very Good


Second edition. Small sticker on rear board.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 1995 Large Hardcover. 304 pp. Color photographs throughout text. The second edition of this bestselling, full-color atlas is designed to assist in the recognition of skin disorders afflicting dogs and cats, as well as the other mammals encountered in small animal veterinary practice. The completely rewritten text includes accessible new sections on hypersensitivities, auto immune and endocrine disor... View more info

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From Where I Sit: Essays on Bees, Beekeeping, and Science

By: Winston, Mark L.

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Comstock Publishing Associates / Cornell University Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268165

ISBN: 0801484782

Condition: Near Fine


First paperback printing. Lightly rubbed. 1998 Trade Paperback. 171 pp. A scientist before he was a beekeeper, Mark L. Winston found in his new hobby a paradigm for understanding the role science should play in society. In essays originally appearing as columns in Bee Culture, the leading professional journal, Winston uses beekeeping as a starting point to discuss broader issues, such as how agriculture functions under increasingly complex social and environmental restra... View more info

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The New Illustrated Natural History

By: Wood, J.G. [John George]

Price: $175.00  $140.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons: 1874

Seller ID: 2206713

Condition: Near Fine


A couple minor spots on front board, ink name and date on title page. 1874 Full-Leather. Beautiful full tree calf, extensive gilt decorations on spine and turn-ins, red leather spine label with gilt titles, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. A work of natural history by the author who popularized the field, illustrated with engravings throughout. Revised and adapted from J.G. Wood's earlier work 'Illustrated Natural History', originally published in 1853. View more info

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The Honey Bee (State of New York Department of Agriculture, Bulletin 49)

By: Wright, Wheeler Dennison

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: New York State Department of Agriculture: 1913

Seller ID: 1531662

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers rubbed, pencil marks on front wrapper. 1913 Trade Paperback. 152 pp. Numerous illustrations & photographs. 1913 NYS Department of Agriculture beekeeping bulletin. A comprehensive & in-depth study of the subject. View more info