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California Butterflies (California Natural History Guides)

By: GARTH, John S.; TILDEN, J. W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1986

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 2262


Compact guide book for the identification of Butterflies found in the State of California. xvi, 246pp, 20pp color plates, 4pp b&w plates. Very bright, clean interior. Unmarked, but a bookplate pasted to the ffep. Tight, square bindig, no wear to the cloth. The clipped dustjacket is similar. 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 425g unpac... View more info

Native Trees of Canada

By: HOSIE, R. C.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada. Department of Forestry.: 1975

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 2248


Bulletin of the Canadian Forestry Service. 380pp, photo illustrated, cololur frontis, endpaper maps in colour. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, light creases to spine. Sun faded spine. Sound, soild copy. 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 851g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and d... View more info

Buckskins, Blades & Biscuits: Text and Drawings

By: JOHNSTON, Allen Kent

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Surrey, B. C., Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33054


In his 'Buckskins, Blades, & Biscuits', the author provides detailed instructions as well as illustrations to real frontier living from clothing and shelter to fires and food. 175 p., : ill. (some col.) 22 cm. Near new - bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding and no spine creases. Unpacked weight, 284g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada and the USA ; other Countries somewhat more. View more info

Plants and Animals of the Pacific Northwest : An Illustrated Guide to the Natural History of Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia

By: KOZLOFF, Eugene N.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, J.J. Douglas Ltd.: 1976

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 2263


An illustrated guide to the natural history of Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. ix, 264 pages, 48 pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 25 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding, no wear to tye cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is very nearly similar with some creasing to the inside front flap of the dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal char... View more info

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Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History (Fifty Things That Changed the Course of History)

By: LAWS, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Firefly Books: 2011

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 2238


A beautifully presented guide to the plants that have had the greatest impact on human civilization. Weaving together strands of economic, political, and industrial history, each entry is a fascinating look at the most influential plants known to mankind. 223 pages : illustrations (chiefly color); fixed silk paage marker ; 24 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... View more info

William L. Finley: Pioneer Wildlife Photographer

By: MATHEWSON, Worth

Price: $65.00

Publisher: USA, Oregon State Univ Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1595


Biography of famed pioneer wildlife photographer and conservationist, William L. Finley [1876-1953]. Foreword by Roger Tory Peterson. 196 pages : illustrations ; 24 x 26 cm. Interior is bright and fresh. Owner's details to the fpde and contents page; Gift inscription to the ffep. Otherwise the book is unmarked and almost as fresh 'as new'. Binding is tight and square. Grey cloth boards with silver titles are flawless. Unclipped dustjacket is very nearly simiular but with... View more info

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Bear Attacks in Canada

By: McCLOSKEY, Erin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Edmonton, Lone Pine Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 043767


Bear Attacks - Details on bear species etc - population densities - typical dangerous behaviour - survival techniques. 224 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm. A 'near new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Only defect - a coprner crease to the top of the rear panel. 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 244g unpacked. Canadian domestic po... View more info

Lithops. Plantae succulentae, rarissimae, in terra obscuratae, e familia Aizoaceae, ex Africa Australi

By: NEKL, Gert Cornelis

Price: $55.00

Publisher: South Africa, University of Stellenbosch: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14967


Lithops is a genus of succulent plants in the ice plant family, Aizoaceae. Members of the genus are native to southern Africa. ... They avoid being eaten by blending in with surrounding rocks and are often known as pebble plants or living stones. Text in English and Africaans. 178pp, illustrated with b&w photographs and with 43 colour plates. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Very attractivecolour plates. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. Bound in flawless green ... View more info

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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Mushrooms (Nature Guide Series)

By: PACIONI, Giovanni; LINCOFF, Gary H. - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1981

Edition: Third Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 2210


With over 400 full color illustrations of mushrooms and other fungi - plus information on appearance, size, ecological environment, and much more. 511pp, color illustrations, index. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Only defct - Corner cuts to first two leaves to remove a previous owner's details. tight, square binding, light spine creases. Bright, clean wrappers. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges bas... View more info

Grizzly Country

By: RUSSELL, Andy

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Edition: 10th Printing of 1967

Seller ID: 051157


'A many-sided view of the grizzly bear and the world in which he lives, by a noted guide, hunter-naturalist, and photographer. xii, 302 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. OCLC Number: 818010102. Internally the book is bright and clean. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket is clean and unmarked but with some minor top-edge wear. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service... View more info

Hikes in Tweedsmuir South Provincial Park

By: WHITTEMORE, Scott

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canada, Author Published: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed

Seller ID: 2237


Guidebook for hiking Tweedsmuir South Provincial Park in British Columbia. Signed by the author. 92 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. As 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and seemingly unused. Unpacked weight, 165g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, a little more to the USA and other Countries. View more info