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Phyletic Studies of Teleostean Fishes, with a Provisional Classification of Living Forms

By: GREEWOOD, P. Humphry et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Museum of Natural History: 1966

Edition: First [presumed]

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 039393

Condition: VG+


Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume 131: Article 4. Gift inscription to top of front cover from one of the Authors. pp339-456, illustrated. Tight binding; clean internally and externally. Weight, 368g. View more info

In Quest of Gorillas

By: GREGORY, William K. and RAVEN, Henry C.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Bedford, The Darwin Press: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21541

Condition: VG+


Detailed work on Africa's Gorillas. 241pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. This copy is from the library of B.C. journalist/author/outdoorsman, Lee Straight. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to green cloth but spine is somewhat sun-darkened. Weight, 1kg. 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. World rates based on specific destination ... View more info

Wild Flowers in Britain

By: GRIGSON, Geoffrey

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054590

Condition: Fine


A volume in the series, 'Britain in Pictures', 47pp with 12 plates in color and 22 illustrations in b&w. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. No wear to the boards. Tight, binding, sound hinges. Unclipped dustjacket shows minor wear. Unpacked weight, 218g. 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, 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... View more info

Animals of the Seashore; Descriptive Guide to Seashore Invertebrates of the Pacific Coast

By: GUBERLET, Muriel Lewin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Binfords & Mort: 1962

Edition: Third Edition, Revised and Enlarged

Seller ID: 050857

Condition: VG+


Animals of the Seashore; A descriptive guide to seashore invertebrates of the Pacific Coast of North America. 450 pages, photo illustrations in b&w; 23 cm. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and the green cloth shows no wear. The dustjacket is complete and clean but withsome light rubbing and moderate edge wear with small chips. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 780g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and dist... View more info

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The Tower Menagerie: The Amazing 600-Year History of the Royal Collection of Wild and Ferocious Beasts Kept at the Tower of London

By: HAHN, Roger

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Tarcher/Penguin: 2003

Edition: First America Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 041028

ISBN: 1585423351

Condition: As New


The strange six-hundred-year history of the Royal Menagerie at the Tower of London. xxiii, 260 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm. Includes index. An 'as new' copy - briight, clean and fresh. Unmarked. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 560g. 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. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Onlin... View more info

The Salmon

By: HAIG-BROWN, Roderick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Environment Canada: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041182

Condition: VG+


Prepared by the Canadian government for the United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea, Caracas, Venezuela, 1974. 79p. col. ill., col. maps; 30.5cm. Front cover colour illustration by Bill Reid [??]. Bright, clean, unmarked internally. Tight binding. Light wear to the spine and the edges of the wrappers. Unpacked weight, 370g. 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 ... View more info

Bird Land

By: HALLIDAY, Hugh M.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Allen Limited: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18919

Condition: VG+


Adventures among birds in their natural habitats. Illustrated with photographs by the author. 183pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket has a little edge wear. View more info

There's a Seal in My Sleeping Bag

By: HANCOCK, Lyn

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Collins: 1973

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 30114

ISBN: 0002117738

Condition: Fine


An account of the author's lfe with Canadian Wildlife Biologist David Hancock, and her experiences with animals in British Columbia. xiv, 292 pages, [19] pages of plates : illustrations, 3 maps ; 22 cm. Interior is clean and unmarked, the pages bright white and fresh. The binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is similar with the exception of some edge wear and a small lost chip to the lower edge. Attractive copy. Weight, 600g. View more info

Judging Dairy Cattle

By: HARRISON, Edwin S.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: John Wiley, New York [1951]:

Seller ID: 3569


Text on the Judging of Dairy Cattle. 8th printing, 4to, 7.25"x11.25", 132pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with silver titles. No dustjacket. Very clean, tight copy; sharp corners, bright interior. Near Fine View more info

A Brief Account of the Life-History of the Pilchard

By: HART, John Lawson

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Government of British Columbia: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30870

Condition: VG+


Reprinted without change of paging from the Report of the British Columbia Fisheries Department, 1937. T50 - T 56, graphs. Clean interior. A little underlining noted. Sound, stapled binding. Light green wrappers show slight browning around edges. Weight, 33g. View more info

Tagging British Columbia Pilchards [Sardinops Caerulea [Girard]]: Insertions and Recoveries for 1937-38

By: HART, John Lawson

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Governemnt of British Columbia: 1937

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 30873

Condition: VG+


Reprinted without change of paging from the Report of the British Columbia Fisheries Department, 1937. T 57 - T 63, graphs, etc. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Light green wrappers show very slight browning around edges. Weight, 33g. View more info

Tagging British Columbia Pilchards [Sardinops Caerulea [Girard]]: Methods and Preliminary Results

By: HART, John Lawson

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Governemnt of British Columbia: 1937

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 30874

Condition: VG+


Reprinted without change of paging from the Report of the British Columbia Fisheries Department, 1936. R 49 - R 54, two photos illustrations, map, diagram, tables, etc. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Light green wrappers show slight browning around edges. Weight, 31g. View more info

The Tagging of Herring [Clupea Pallasii] in British Columbia: Apparatus, Insertions, and Recoveries During 1937-38

By: HART, John Lawson; TESTER, Albert L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Government of B. C.: 1938

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30869

Condition: VG+


Reprinted without change of paging from the Report of the British Columbia Fisheries Department, 1937. T64 - T 90, photo illustrated, maps, table, etc. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Light green wrappers show slight browning around edges. Weight, 72g. View more info

Parakeet Training Record

By: HARTZ MOUNTAIN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Hartz Mountain Products Co.:

Seller ID: 053197

Condition: Very Good Plus


45rpm, long-play recording for the purpose of training one's parakeet to sing. Undated, 1950s [?] Record is in nice condition, not-scratched. Play tested. Front of stiff, card cover is VG+ - bright, clean and unmarked. Slight surface rubbing. Weight, 64g. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the USA. View more info

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The Grizzly Bear : Portraits from Life

By: HAYNES, Bessie D.; HAYNES, Edgar - Editors

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Press: 1981

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 050791

ISBN: 0806114819

Condition: Near Fine


Collected stories about various encounters mountain men, settlers, naturalists, scouts and others have had with the grizzly bear. xv, 370 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm. Edited and with an introduction by Bessie Doak Hayne and Edgar Haynes ; with drawings by Mary Baker. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Bright white pages. Tight, square binding, faint spine creases. Clean, bright, unmarked wrappers. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 557g. View more info

The American Paint Horse

By: HAYNES, Glynn W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1983

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 30859

ISBN: 080611293X

Condition: Fine


FIrst comprehensive history of the Paint Horse in North America. xvi, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes index. Book is bright, clean and umarked. Bright yellow cloth is clean and free of wear. Binding is tight and square. The unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean and shows only quite minor top-edge wear. Weight, 779g. View more info

Insects and Allied Parasites Injurious to Livestock and Poultry in Canada

By: HEARLE, Eric

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Agriculture, Canada: 1938

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28054

Condition: Good Very Good


Canada Department of Agriculture, Publication 604, Farmers' Bulletin 53. Issued March, 1938. 108pp, photo illustrated, figures. Bright, clean interior. Short fore-edge tear to pp89-100, otherwise undamaged. Ink name to tp otherwise unmarked. Clean wrappers. Sound binding. Weight, 270g. View more info

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Bear Attacks: Their Causes and Avoidance

By: HERRERO, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Winchester Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 050708

ISBN: 0832903779

Condition: VG+


Analyses encounters in Canada and the United States between people and two species of bears - the grizzly or brown bear Ursus arctos, and the black bear Ursus americanus. Describes encounters, what to do if they happen, and how to mimimize the chance of their happening. Also includes chapters on bears, their characteristics, what they eat, how they behave, etc. and safety precautions that can be taken. 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean interior. Name in ink to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Price-clipped dustjacket shows a little, ligh... View more info

Bear Attacks: Their Causes and Avoidance

By: HERRERO, Stephen

Price: $9.00

Publisher: USA, Nick Lyons Books: 1985

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 32885

Condition: VG+


Analyses encounters in Canada and the United States between people and two species of bears - the grizzly or brown bear Ursus Arctos, and the black bear Ursus Americanus. Describes encounters, what to do if they happen, and how to mimimize the chance of their happening. Also includes chapters on bears, their characteristics, what they eat, how they behave, etc. and safety precautions that can be taken. 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription to the inside of the front wrapper. Otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to the spine. Slight signs o... View more info

Essay on the Insects and Diseases injurious to the Wheat Crops

By: HIND, H. Y.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Lovell & Gibson: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34547

Condition: Good Plus


, 8vo, 139pp, b&w illus. Hardcover in original embossed, blue cloth, with gilt title on front board. Binding is tight, interior clean; boards somewhat rubbed and worn. Sound, tight binding, no damage to hinges. Interior is better than exterior. Weight, 336g. View more info