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Birds of America. John James Audubon.
Birds of America
New York: George R. Lockwood, 1870/71. 8 volumes, large 8vo, finely bound in full contemporary “turkey” morocco with elaborate blind embossing to spines and boards. Gilt titles to spines are clean and bright. Gilt inner dentelles surrounding hand marbled endpapers. AEG. Ribbon markers in each volume. Extensively illustrated with hand...
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Price: $45,000.00
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Quadrupeds of North America. John James Audubon.
Quadrupeds of North America
New York: V.G. Audubon, 1851-51-54. First edition bound from original parts, second issue of volume 1. 3 volumes, large 8vo, bound in near contemporary 1/2 leather over pebbled cloth. Chip to top of spine of volume 1. Gilt ruled at edges of leather spine and corners. Gilt title and simple...
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Price: $14,000.00
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Interpanetary Flight: An Introduction to Astronautics (signed). Arthur C. Clark.
Interpanetary Flight: An Introduction to Astronautics (signed)
London: Temple Press, 1950. First edition, first printing, signed by author. Part of the Technical Trends Series. Bound in publisher's cloth with rubbing to edge of front board. Dust jacket shows edge wear and sunning to spine, else very good condition. A wonderful introduction into the concept of space flight...
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Price: $1,600.00
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History of the Fishes of the British Islands. Jonathan Couch.
History of the Fishes of the British Islands
London: Groombridge and Sons, 1862-65. First editions in four volumes. 252 beautiful hand tinted full page plates. Bound in uniform 3/4 green leather with gilt ruling to spines and edges. Wear to hinges and extremities. First signature of first volume is split and almost entirely loose. Otherwise, books are in...
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Price: $2,500.00
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Plant Relations: A First Book of Botany. John M. Coulter.
Plant Relations: A First Book of Botany
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1899. Hardback in green cloth. A late nineteenth century primer on botany and plant biology. Rubbing to boards and spine, front hinge loose but holding, rear hinge starting, previous owner's inscription, else inside clean. vg-/--.
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Price: $5.00
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Relativity; Special and the General Theory (signed). Albert Einstein.
Relativity; Special and the General Theory (signed)
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1920. First edition with autographed signed letter by the author. Bound in original blue cloth. Gilt title on boards and spine has dulled. Very mild stains to title page. Foxing to top of edge block, else clean throughout. This exceptionally scarce dust jacket shows...
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Price: $18,000.00
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Sillimanite and Massive Kyanite in Georgia (A Preliminary Report). A. S. Furcron.
Sillimanite and Massive Kyanite in Georgia (A Preliminary Report)
Atlanta: 1945. The Geological Survey Bulletin Number 51. (With discussion of concentration by J. Bruce Clemmer, Carl Rampacek, and B. H. Clemmons and Refractory Properties by T. N. McVey) Published in cooperation with the Tennessee Valley Authority. A geological treatise. Illustrated with several foldout maps and pictures. 76 pp. Very...
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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes. Stephen Jay Gould.
Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes
New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 1983. (Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes: Further Reflections in Natural History) First edition of Gould's third collection of essays on natural history. A nice copy in a very good dust jacket. vg+/vg+.
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Price: $10.00
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Elephants: A Cultural and Natural History
Cologne, Germany: Konemann, 1999. hardback, contains clean, bright illustrations of the natural history of elephants. Bumping to the head and tail of the spineand the corners of the front and back boards, dust jacket has bumping and chipping to the head and tail of the spine and along the edges...
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Price: $25.00
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The Geology of the Brevard Lineament Near Atlanta, Georgia. Michael W. Higgins.
The Geology of the Brevard Lineament Near Atlanta, Georgia
Atlanta: 1966. The Geological Survey Bulletin Number 77. Softcover, 49 pp. vg-/--.
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Price: $15.00
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The Pheasants of the World. Paul A. Johnsgard.
The Pheasants of the World
New York: Oxford University Press, 1986. This hardback copy provides a detailed study of all kinds of Phesants. fine condition, the dust jacket is protected by Mylar, minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine on the dustjacket, previous owner's inscription to the FFEP. fn/nrfn.
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Price: $150.00
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For The Love of Wildlife (signed)
South Africa: Kalahari Raptor Centre, 2000. Signed by both authors on the title page. vg/vg.
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Price: $25.00
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History of British Birds. F. O. Morris.
History of British Birds
London: George Bell & Sons, 1870. Second edition. 6 volumes. Bound in original blue cloth with elaborate pictorial gilt decoration to front boards and spines. Small portion of outer hinges to volumes 1 and 6 are worn. Occasional foxing throughout set. This work is beautifully illustrated throughout with hand colored...
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Price: $2,000.00
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Digital People (signed). Sidney Perkowitz.
Digital People (signed)
Washington DC: Joseph Henry. First edition, signed and inscribed the author on the title page. Book and dust jacket both in near fine condition with minimal wear. nrfn/nrfn.
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Nature for Its Own Sake: First Studies in Natural Appearances. John C. Van Dyke.
Nature for Its Own Sake: First Studies in Natural Appearances
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912. Seventh edition, He writes to call attention to to nature and to give his personal impressions of nature. Bright and clean, mild bumping and rubbing to the edges and the head and tail of the spine, previous owner's inscription to the inside of the...
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Price: $20.00