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Natural History, Outdoors, Environment

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1 ABBOTT, R. Tucker Kingdom of the Seashell
New York Rutledge/Crown Publishers 1972 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Good VG 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Comprehensive survey of Seashells - biology, art, medicine, religion, archaeology and commerce. 256pp, color illustrated. Sound binding, clean inside and out. Dustjacket has price clip and some edge wear. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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2 AIKEN, George D. Pioneering with Wallflowers
Putney, VT By the Author 1935 Second Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles Very Good No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Discussion and appreciation of surviving North American Wildflowers. 129pp, b&w photo plates. Clean, bright copy with a sound binding. Bookplate and ink signature on front blank endpaper. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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3 ALCOCK, F. J. - Curator National Museum of Canada Annual Report for 1954-55
Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1956 First Edition Printed Wrappers VG+ Government Publication 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Annual Reports of the National Museum of Canada for the year 1954-55. 180pp, illustrated with photo plates and drawings. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. Weight, 390g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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4 ALCOCK, F. J. - Curator National Museum of Canada Annual Reports for 1939-1947
Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1949 First Edition Printed Wrappers VG+ Government Publication 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Annual Reports of the National Museum of Canada for the years from 1939 to 1947. 118pp, illustrated with 4 photo plates. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. Weight, 270g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Winter Wise: Travel and Survival in Ice and Snow, ALFORD, Montague
5 ALFORD, Montague Winter Wise: Travel and Survival in Ice and Snow
Surrey, British Columbia, Canada Heritage House Pub Co Ltd 1999 1895811953 / 9781895811957 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Contents: Comfort; Safety; Trip Planning and Organisation; Building Mileage; Getting Competitive: Endurance Rallies; When the Pavement Ends; Index. 60 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, about 'as new'. Weight, 218g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Timeless Shore: Canada's West Coast Trail, ALLEN, George
6 ALLEN, George Timeless Shore: Canada's West Coast Trail
Calgary, Ontario, Canada Bayeux Arts Inc 1997 1896209068 / 9781896209067 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Travel and description of British Columbia's West Coast Trail - 75 kilometres of spectacular shoreline on the wild western shore of Vancouver Island. 111pp, profusely illustrated with spectacular color photographs. Gift inscription to ffep otherwise bright, clean and unmarked. Near new copy! Weight, 662g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Gazette; No 26, October, 1935, ALPINE CLUB of CANADA, The
7 ALPINE CLUB of CANADA, The The Gazette; No 26, October, 1935
Banff, AB, Canada The Alpine Club of Canada 1935 No 26 Printed Wrappers Good Journal 6" by 9" 
Single issue of the Gazette, published by the Alkpine Club of Canada. 29pp, map, photo illustrations. Clean, unmarked interior. Wrappersshow ageing and surface wear, but no tears, creases or chips. Stapled rusty. Photo/map plate at centre loose. Weight, 58g 
Price: 15.00 USD
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American Alpine Journal 2007, AMERICAN ALPINE CLUB
8 AMERICAN ALPINE CLUB American Alpine Journal 2007
Golden, CO American Alpine Club 2007 1933056053 / 9781933056050 Vol. 49 Printed Card Wrappers As New Softcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
This volume, Vol. 49, Issue 81, subtitled, 'The World's Most Significant Climbs'. 496 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 23 cm. A truly 'mint' copy - 'bright, fresh, unmarked - 'as new'. Heavy volume weighing 937g. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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9 AMIRAN, David H. K. & WILSON, Andrew W. - Editors Coastal Deserts: Their Natural and Human Environments
Tuscon University of Arizona Press 1973 0-8165-0312-5 / 9780816503124 First Edition Cloth Near Fine No Dustjacket [None Issued?] Hardcover 12 1/4" Tall 
Coastal Deserts of the world. 207pp, photo illustrated, charts, maps, diagrams. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked copy. Very minor wear at tips. Weight, 1.2kg. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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10 ANDERSON, Luther A. How to Hunt Whitetail Deer
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1968 First Edition Cloth Fine  VG, or Better Hunting 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Common-sense manual for hunting Whitetail Deer.116pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Bright, clean, price-clipped dustjacket with just a very little edge wear. Weight, 350g.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 ANDERSON, Rudolph Martin Catalogue of Canadian Recent Mammals
Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1946 First Edition Printed Wraps VG+ Government Publication 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
National Museum of Canada, Bulletin No. 102, Biological Series No. 31. This copy owned by British Columbia fisherman, outdoorsman, journalist & author, Lee Straight, and is signed by him on the front cover, in pencil. 238pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Nice copy! Weight, 500g. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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12 ANDERSON, Rudolph Martin Methods of Collecting and Preserving Vertebrate Animals
Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1960 Third Edition Revised Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Government Publication 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
National Museum of Canada, Bulletin No. 69, Biological Series No. 18. This copy is from the library of author, journalist, and outdoorsman, Lee Straight, and is signed by him at the top of the front cover. 164pp, illustrated with drawings and diagrams. Bright, clean interior. Tight, square binding. Weight, 350g. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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Owls, ANGELL, Tony
13 ANGELL, Tony Owls
North Vancouver Douglas & McIntyre 1979 0888942524 / 9780888942524 First Paperback Edition Printed Card Wrappers About Fine Trade Paperback Quarto Tony Angell 
A handsome book on North America's eighteen resident owl species - with excellently matched text and drawings. 80pp, illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked, interior still fresh. Tight, square binding. See scan. Weight, 321g. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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14 ANGIER, Bradford How to go live in the woods on $10 a week ...
Harrisburg, PA Stackpole 1959 First Edition Pictorial Cloth Near Fine No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Association Copy, Signed
How to live and survive in the wilderness of Alalsk and the Yukon. Introduction by Colonel Townsend Whelen. 269pp, illustrated, endpaper maps. Copy belonged to British Columbia author, sportsman, hunter and fisherman, Lee Straight. Signed and dated by him on the ffep. A very bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to the illustrated cloth boards. Weight, 650g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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15 ANGIER, Bradford The Master Backwoodsman
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Stackpole Books 1978 0811709728 / 9780811709729 First Edition Faux-leather, Cloth Fine VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
Wilderness skills and campcraft for ventures off the beaten path - ampfires, shelter, heat & cold, water, food, location, backpacking, canoes and canoeing, pack trains. 224 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding. Flawless faux-leather cloth boards with bright gilt titles. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 500g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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16 ANGIER, Natalie The Beauty of the Beastly: New Views on the Nature of Life
Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin Co 1995 0395718163 / 9780395718162 First Edition, Second Printing Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
'A mesmerizing personal tour of the evolutionary significance of assorted creatures...'.Nature writing at its nest! 278pp. An, 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket Published at C$32.00. Weight, 450g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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17 ANKEI, Takako Dialogues with a forest people : the Songola and their plant world in the tropical rainforest of Central Africa
Tokyo To¯kyo¯ gaikoku daigaku Ajia, Afurika gengo bunka Kenkyu¯jo 2008 4863370202 / 9784863370203 First Edition Paper Covered Boards As New No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
ILCAA study of languages and cultures of Asia and Africa., Monograph series, 47. Japanese title - Mori no hito to no taiwa : nettai Afurika Songo¯rajin no kurashi no shokubutsushi. Japanese language text. 613 p. : illustrated. ; 27 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. The latest scholarship on the plants of the Songola region of Central Africa. Weight, 1.214g. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 ANON Northwest Sportsman: March, 1966
Vancouver, BC Northwest Sportsman Co. 1966 Vol. 21, No. 5 Printed Wrappers About Fine Monthly Magazine 8.25" by 11" 
Official publication Affiliated Fish and Game Associations of British Columbia. A magazine published in the interests of sportsmen and sportswomen, sports clubs, conservation of game, fish and forests, in British Columbia. 18pp, illustrated, advertising. Interior is clean and unmarked, about Fine. Wrappers are clean, bright and unmarked, VG+. Weight, 58g 
Price: 7.00 USD
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19 ANON Submission to the Honourable Ernest Bertrand, K. C., M. P., Minister of Fisheries for Canada By the Fishermen, the Companies, and Others Engaged in and Interested in the Salmon Industry of British Columbia
Vancouver 1945 First Edition Stapled Wrappers Good to Very Good Paperbound 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
This item documents early concerns into the decline of fisheries harvests in British Columbia in the form of an appeal to the Canadian Minister of Fisheries. 14pp, printed on one side of the page only. Cloth tape covers stapled spine. Two-hole punched along top margin. Interior is clean and unmarked, Wrappers are a little dusty/soiled. Minor underlining prsent in three places. Weight, 84g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 ARGUE, A. W.; HILBORN, R.; PETERMAN, R. M.; STALEY, M. J.; WALTERS, C. J. Strait of Georgia Chinook and Coho Fishery
Ottawa Fisheries and Oceans Canada 1983 0660112817 / 9780660112817 First Edition Stiff Card Wrappers Very Good Softcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Bulletin 211 of the 'Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences' series. 91pp, photo illustrated, maps, graphs, tables etc. Previous owner's stamps [Lee Straight], otherwise bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Some wear to green paint of wrappers, mostly along spine. Weight, 230g. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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