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Eagles of the World

By: BROWN, Leslie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Universe Books: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044467

ISBN: 0876632789

Condition: About Fine


Reference work for Eagles of the world - species, physical characteristics and adaptations, behavior and breeding cycle, conservation problems. 224pp, illustrated in b&w. Bright, clean and unmarked. Both both and unclipped dustjacket appear unused and 'as new'. Tiny, nearly invisible dent to front board. Weight, 642g. View more info

Bird Damage to Fruit Crops in the Niagara Peninsula

By: BROWN, R. G. B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Wildlife Service: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24270

Condition: Near Fine


Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series Number 27. This copy is from the library of Lee Straight, prominent British Columbia journalist/author/outdoorsman, and is signed by him on the ffep. 57pp, figures, maps. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Weight, 270g. View more info

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If a Lion Could Talk: Animal Intelligence and the Evolution of Consciousness

By: BUDIANSKY, Stephen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Free Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 33726

ISBN: 0684837102

Condition: Fine


A fascinating book on animal consciousness and cognition. 219pp. Bright, clean, unmarked and unclipped copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 470g. View more info

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The Truth about Dogs: An Inquiry into Ancestry, Social Conventions, Mental Habits, and Moral Fiber of Canis familiaris

By: BUDIANSKY, Stephen

Price: $4.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Penguin: 2001

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 038950

ISBN: 014100228X

Condition: VG+


Canine behavious and psychology investigated. 263 pages, [2] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm. Internally bright and clean. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Minor wear to wrappers, otherwise almost 'as new'. Weight, 195g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

On the Brink: Endangered Species in Canada

By: BURNETT, J. A. et al

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Saskatoon, Western Producer Prairie Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 16859

ISBN: 0-88833-298-X

Condition: Fine


One in a series of books sponsored by Environment Canada 'as a means of informing...about some of the most pressing environmental issues facing this country today'. 192pp, illustrated in color and in b&w, maps. Bright, clean copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 1.1kg. View more info

Birds of Prey (American Nature Guides)

By: BURTON, Philip, et al

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23428

ISBN: 0831769505

Condition: Fine


Beutifully illustrated Guide to Birds of Prey - Vultures, Osprey, Kites, Eagles, Hawks, Caracaras & Falcolns - native to North America. Edited by Philip Burton ; [illustrated by] Trevor Boyer, Malcolm Ellis, David Thelwell. 142 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 19 cm. Includes index. Tough steel binding so that pages lay flat when open, clear plastic overlay and a dustjacket that repeats the covers. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tiny amount of wear to the dustjack... View more info

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Ascent of Dog: Working Dogs in the West

By: BUSH, Wendy

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Calgary, Detselig Enterprises Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21205

ISBN: 1550591746

Condition: As New


Book explores the working relationship between man and dog in Western Canada. 192 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 23 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Flawless. Unpacked weight, 394g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. W... View more info

Healthy Poultry. How to Select and Rear Them

By: BYRNE, Cecil L.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sheffield, Newton Chambers: 1911

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 037597

Condition: Near Fine


British pamphlet sub-titled 'The Poultry Keepers' Vade-mecum'. Wraps, 5"x7.25", 61pp. Nice little pamphlet in near Fine condition only defect being a 1/2" edge tear on back cover at head of spine. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 60g. View more info

North American Fresh Water Sport Fish: Description & Habits, Fishing Tackle & Methods

By: CAINE, Lou S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes and Co.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10924

Condition: Very Good


Description etc of North American Game Fishes with attractive color plates plus sections on Fishing Equipment. 212pp, illustrated in b&w and with color plates of fish. Bright internally, sound binding. Cloth has slightly darkened spine and minor wear at extremities. Substantial diagonal clip to front endpaper. View more info

The Golden Retriever; an Owner's Guide to a Happy, Healthy Pet

By: CAIRNS, Julie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Howell Book House, New York [1995]:

Seller ID: 3646


Special chapter on training by Dr. Ian Dunbar. 1st printing, 8vo, 158pp, color photo illustrated. Hardcover in laminated, color, pictorial boards. About as issued, Fine. View more info

The World of the Bottlenosed Dolphin

By: CALDWELL, David K. & Melba C.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21480

ISBN: 03970073345

Condition: VG+


Complete examination of the Bottlenosed Dolphin, illustrated with 90 photographs. B. C. journalist/author/sportsman, Lee Straight's own copy with his signature to ffep. 157pp, photo illustrated. Book is bright, clean and unmarked with a sound binding. No wear to blue/white cloth. Dustjacket, with price clip, has minor edge wear but is otherwise bright and clean. Weight, 730g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and of... View more info

Trout of California

By: CALIFORNIA

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, California Dept. of Fish & Game: 1966

Edition: Fourth Printing

Inscription: Association Copy, Signed

Seller ID: 039247

Condition: Near Fine


Attractive illustrated booklet describing the Trout of California. Copy belonged, and was signed by, Lee Straight, noted British Columbia outdoorsman, fisherman and journalist. 54ppillustrated with color plates and b&w illustrations. Attractive booklet. Weight, 70g. View more info

Parasites of Horses

By: CAMERON, A. E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Dept of Agriculture: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045415

Condition: Near Fine


Dominion of Canada Department of Agriculture, Bulletin No. 152 - New Series. 22pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy. Previous owner's stamp to p1, otherwise unmarked. Tight, sound stapled binding. Clean, unmarked wrappers. Weight, 73g. View more info

Birds of the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia

By: CANNINGS, Robert A., Richard J., Sydney G.

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Victoria, Royal British Columbia Museum: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by All Three Authors

Seller ID: 25147

ISBN: 0771885938

Condition: Fine


Detailed, comrehensive survey of Bird species found in the Okanagan Valley of Britush Columbia and Washington State. xix, 420 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm. A very bright, clean and still fresh copy. The dustjacke is clean but shows wear to the head of the spine and some light rippling to the top edges of the rear pan el. Thick, heavy work weighing 1.447kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal cha... View more info

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Birds of the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia

By: CANNINGS, Robert A.; CANNINGS, Richard J.; CANNINGS, Sydney G.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Victoria, Royal British Columbia Museum: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042955

ISBN: 0771886012

Condition: Fine


Detailed, comrehensive survey of Bird species found in British Columbia's Okanagan Valley. xix, 420 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm. A very bright, clean and still fresh copy, with a similar dustjacket, 'as new'. Thick, heavy work weighing 1.255kg. View more info

Sockeye : the life of a Pacific Salmon

By: CARAS, Roger A.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044047

ISBN: 0803772475

Condition: Near Fine


The story of the life of a male, Pacific salmon. viii, 135 p. ; 22 cm. Clean, unmarked interior. Slight soiling to the fore-edge. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth.The unclipped dustjacket shows minor age-soiling and a very little edge-wear. Weight, 294g. View more info

The Fresh-water Fishes of British Columbia

By: CARL, G. C.; CLEMENS, W. A.; LINDSEY, C. C.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., B. C. Provincial Museum: 1973

Edition: Reprint of 1948

Seller ID: 1735

Condition: VG+


British Columbia Provincial Museum. Dept. of Education. Handbook, no. 5. OCLC Number:1016807. 132 pages, b&w illustrations, seven colour plates, map; 18 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, Some fading to the spine. Weight, 221g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

Russ Carman's Mink Trapping Methods

By: CARMAN, Russ

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Sutton, NE, Spearman Publishing: 1982

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 21022

Condition: About VG


How to trap mink in the wild. 43pp, photo illustrated. Interior is bright and clean, Rear wrapper shows some wear, scratches etc. Solid, sound copy. Weight, 80pp. View more info

Men, Beasts, and Gods: A History of Cruelty and Kindness to Animals

By: CARSON, Gerald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner's: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07426

ISBN: 684-13039-4

Condition: VG+


An account of Western Man's contradictory attitude towards the animal kingdom. 268pp, photo illustrated. Clean, tight copy. Lower corner cut on half-title page. View more info

Nerka the Salmon

By: CARTER-PAGE, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Nelson Bros. Fisheries Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051868

Condition: Fine


Small booklet featuring an illustrated story about Nerka the Salmon and the life of salmon from river to sea and back again. Written and charmngly illustrated by Peter Carter-Page. Published by Nelson Brithers Fisheries o behalf of their Paramount Brand of Canned Sea Foods. inner back page shows seven of their canned products; the rear page is in the form of a tin of salmon. The little booklet is die-cut in the shape of a tin. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lette... View more info