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A Catalogue of British Columbia Sea-bird Colonies

By: DRENT, R. H. And GUIGUET, C. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Provincial Museum of Alberta: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Association Copy, Signed

Seller ID: 28527

Condition: About Fine


Occasional Papers of the British Columbia Provincial Museum No. 12. This copy from the library of noted B. C. journalist, author and outdoorsman, Lee Straight, and is signed by him at the top of the front wrapper. 173pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square, stapled binding. Attractive copy. Weight, 344g. View more info

Beetles and Flies

By: DUNCAN, F. Martin; DUNCAN, L. T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, H. Frowde : Hodder and Stoughton: 1917

Seller ID: 2319

Condition: Near Fine


A tiny volume in the series, 'Wonders of insect life'. For a juvenile audience. 86pp, illustrated in colour and in b&w, endpaper illustrated in colour. OCLC Number: 716020546. Brighyt, clean, unmarked copy inside and outside. Illustrated front board with paste-down colour illustration. A little sun-fading to the spine. Unpacked weight, 146g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates within Canada, slightly more to the USA and other Countries. View more info

Menagerie Manor

By: DURRELL, Gerald

Price: $9.75

Publisher: UK, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039778

Condition: VG+


An account of the author's establishment of a Zoological Park on the Island of Jersey, and of taking care of the anilmal inhabitants. 176pp, 41 illustrations by Ralph Thompson. Bright, clean interior. Small gift inscription to the ffep otherwise the book is about Fine. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The attractive lithographed dustjacket is bright and clean but does have some minor edge wear and small, closed edge tears. Weight, 395g. View more info

The Principles of Poultry House Construction with General and Detailed Plans

By: ELFORD, F. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Agriculture, Dominion of Canada: 1920

Edition: First Edition, Revised

Seller ID: 32696

Condition: VG+


Early Canadian government publication on constructing housing for poultry. Bulletin No. 87 [Revised]. 43pp, photo illustrated, detailed plans/diagrams. Interior is clean and unmarked. Almost 'as new' exterior, unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 85g. View more info

Predator-Prey Relationships Between Fish-Eating Birds and Atlantic Salmon [with a Supplement on Fundamentals of Merganser control]

By: ELSON, P. F.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Fisheries Research Board of Canada: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22416

Condition: Fine


Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Bulletin No. 133. This copy owned by British Columbia fisherman, outdoorsman, journalist & author, Lee Straight, and has his pencil signature to the front wrap. 87pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 80g. View more info

Populations, Movements and Seasonal Distribution of Mergansers

By: ERSKINE, A. J.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Wildlife Service: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24377

Condition: Fine


Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series Number 17. 36pp, photo illustrated, graphs and charts. This copy belonged to prominent B. C. journalist, author and outdoorsman, Lee Straight, but is unsigned. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 170g. View more info

Fifty Years of Pedigree Cats

By: EUSTACE, Mary and TOWE, Elizabeth

Price: $1.50

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06424

Condition: Near Fine


A history of the last 50 years of pedigree Cat Breeding [to 1967]. 212pp, photo illustrated. Dustjacket has price clip iwth mior ewdge wear. Book is tight and clean, no wear to cloth, owner's signature to ffep. Weight, 410g. View more info

The Hunting Wasps

By: FABRE, Jean-Henri

Price: $19.50

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1919

Edition: Later Edition of 1915

Seller ID: 1030

Condition: G to VG


The first of the author's three books on Wasps - Hunting Wasps, Mason Wasps & More Hunting Wasps. This volume translated by Alexander Teixiera de Mattos. viii, 427 pages ; 20 cm. Interior is clean, pages white. Unmarked except for a scribble-out name to the ffep. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. A little 'bubbling' to the green cloth and some minor rubbing. Unpacked weight, 487g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service... View more info

Dark World of Animals

By: FARJEON, Eleanor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Sylvan Press: 1945

Seller ID: 4017


1st edition, oblong, 11"x8.75", 33pp, illustrated by T. Stoney with Wood Engravings. Hardcover in beige cloth with gilt illustartion to front cover, lacking dustjacket. Clean copy, binding a little loose. G+/- View more info

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Wildlife & Trees in British Columbia

By: FENGER, Mike; GUY, Stewart; BRADFORD, Peter; MANNING, Todd; COOPER, John

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Canada, Lone Pine Pub/Edmonton Journal: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 052051

ISBN: 1551050714

Condition: About 'As New'


Wildlife and Trees in British Columbia. 336 pages : photo illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portrait ; 22 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 504g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on... View more info

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Fly Fishing for Pacific Salmon

By: FERGUSON, Bruce; JOHNSON, Les; Trotter, Pat

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Frank Amato Pubns: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039315

ISBN: 0936608358

Condition: VG+


Foreword by Frank Haw. 118pp, photo illustrated in color and in b&w. Cover painting by David Hagerbaumer. Interior illustrations by Dan Berglund. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding. Only minor wear to exterior, at edges. Weight, 430g. View more info

Effects of Dietary Methylnercury on Ring-necked Pheasants

By: FIMREITE, Norvald

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Wildlife Service: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25738

Condition: About Fine


Canadian Wildlife Service Occasional Paper Number 9. 37pp, graphs, charts, one color plate. This copy came from the library of Lee Straight, British Columbia journalist, author, sportsman and conservationist, but is unsigned. Very bright and clean with a sound, stapled binding. Near new. Weight, 100g. View more info

Talk About Words

By: FINN, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23328

Condition: Good + to VG


Color0plate bird book for the juvenile market. 240pp, 28 illustrations of which 8 are full-page and in color. Interior is bright and clean. Small glue repair to ffep. Tight, square binding.A little wear to red cloth. Weight, 600g. View more info

The Birds of Britain

By: FISHER, James

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054588

Condition: Fine


A volume in the series, 'Britain in Pictures', 47pp with 12 plates in color and 26 illustrations in b&w. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. No wear to the boards. Tight, binding, sound hinges. Unclipped dustjacket shows slight wear to the spine and sun-darkening. Unpacked weight, 203g. Shipping under $5.00 in Canada via Lettermail - similar to the U.S. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, ... View more info

Yukon Fur Bearers

By: FITZGERALD, J. B. - Director

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Whitehorse, YK, Yukon Territorial Game Branch:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33532

Condition: Fine


Pamphlet outlining Fur Bearing animals and Trapping in the Yukon territory. 26pp, illustrated. Undated, circa 1980s. Bright, clean and unmarked, about 'as new'. Weight, 58g. View more info

Birds of Nepal : with reference to Kashmir and Sikkim

By: FLEMING, Robert L. Sr.; FLEMING, Robert L. Jr; BANGDEL, Lain Singh

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal, Avalok Publishers: 1979

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2281

Condition: About Fine


Foreword by Elvis J. Stahr. 367 pages : color illustrations, maps (on lining papers). Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. No wear to the green cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar with just a trace of wear to the head of the spine. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 507g unpacked. Canadian... View more info

A Study of Sex Differential in the Survival of Wapiti

By: FLOOK, Donald R.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Wildlife Service: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31797

Condition: About Fine


Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series Number 11. 71pp, photo illustrated, maps, graphs and charts. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Weight, 310g. View more info

Why Does a Turtle Live Longer Than a Dog? : A Report on Animal Longevity

By: FORD, Barbara

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Morrow/Avon: 1980

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 20349

ISBN: 0688222293

Condition: Fine


Longevity in animals. 64pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket has small price-clip and minor edge wear, otherwise bright and clean. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 340g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight al... View more info

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Parrots of the World

By: FORSHAW, Joseph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: U.S.A., TFH Publications: 1978

Edition: Improved 1978 Edition Expanded Indices

Seller ID: 050314

ISBN: 0876669593

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. Originally published: Melbourne : Lansdowne, 1973. Includes indexes. 584 pages : illustrations (considerable color) ; 32 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked coopy with a tight, square binding, unmarked exterior. Massive book, very thick and very heavy weighing 3.2kg preppacking. View more info

Effects of Phosphamidon on Forest Birds in New Brunswick

By: FOWLE, C. David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Wildlife Service: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24378

Condition: Fine


Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series Number 16. 25pp, photo illustrated, graphs and charts. This copy belonged to prominent B. C. journalist, author and outdoorsman, Lee Straight, but is unsigned. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 140g. View more info