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1 Cornell Nature-Study Leaflets
J. B. Lyon Co., Printers, 1904 
Very Good. Being a selection, with revision, from the teachers leaflets, home nature study lessons, junior naturalist monthlies and other publications from the College of Agriculture, Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y. 1896-1904. Nature Study Bulletin No. I. 606 pp. with illustrations throughout. Quite "hefty" in weight. Dark green boards with imprinted gilt lettering on cover and spine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 Maryland Geological Survey (Devonian Plates, Lower, Middle and Upper)
The Johns Hopkins Press 1913 First Edition Very Good 
157 pp. with 73 plates illustrating many hundreds of illustrations regarding the systematic paleontology of the Lower, Middle and Upper Devonian of Maryland. Green boards with gilt lettering and design on cover and spine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 Maryland Geological Survey (Volume Six)
The Johns Hopkins Press 1906 VG++ 
578 pp. with 75 plates and numerous maps, illustrations and charts. However, the map which usually is in the envelope in the rear is not present, although the envelope is affixed to the rear cover. Part I deals with the physical features of Maryland in an extremely extensive manner, while Part II deals with the exhibits of Maryland Mineral Resources. Part III is the Fourth Report on the Highways of Maryland. Part IV is the First Report on State Highway Construction, and lastly, Part V deals with the counties of Maryland, their origin, boundaries and election districts. Green boards with gilt design and lettering on cover and spine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 The Illinois Herb Co. Almanac (1939)
The Illinois Herb Co. 1939 
VG+. Pamphlet. Herbs ae nature's way to health. 80 pp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Water Control Criteria
Federal Water Pollution Control Admin. 1968 Very Good 
Report of the National Technical Advisory Committee to the Secretary of the Interior. 234 pp. with charts, lists, tables and cited literature. Considered to be the most comprehensive document on water quality requirements at the time of publication. Green boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Anderson, Lorraine (Edited by) Sisters of the Earth
Vintage Books, 1991 1991 Trade Paperback VG+ 
VG+. Trade Paper. Women's prose and poetry about nature. 426 pp. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Anon Birds, Bush and Barnacles (Prince Edward Island)
Dept. Of the Environment and Tourism 
VG+. Oblong Softcover. ND. Circa mid 1970's. 35 pp. with illustrations and descriptions. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Anon Forces of Change
The Smithsonian Inst. In Assoc. With National Geographic, 2000 
Near Fine. Oversized Softcover. A new view of nature. 256 pp. with beautiful color photographs as well as original essays, images and insights from Daniel Botkin, John McPhee, Stephen Jay Gould and many others. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Arnold, Augusta Foote the Sea Beach at Ebb Tide (A guide to the study of the seaweeds and the lower animal life found between tide marks)
Dover Publications 1968 1968 Soft Cover Very Good 
More than 600 illustrations. Reproduction of the 1901 edition. Trade paper. 85 plates plus index. 490 pp. VG 
Price: 12.00 USD
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10 Bailey, L. H. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture
The Macmillan Co. 1944 Cloth Very Good 
Three volume set illustrated with colored platees, 4,000 engravings in the text and 96 full page cuts. A discussion for the amateur and the professional and commercial grower, of the kinds, characteristics and methods of cultivations of the species of plants grown in the regions of the United States and Canada for ornament, for fancy, for fruit and for vegetables, with keys to the natural families and genera, descriptions of the horticultural capabilities of the states and provinces and dependent islands, and sketches of eminent horticulturalists. Octavo volumes of forest green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. A very complete 3 volume set and quite scarce. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 Balmer, Elizabeth A Pocket Guide to Butterflies and Moths
Parragon Pub. 2007 As New Softcover 
255 pp. which provide detailed descriptions to enable easy identification of butterflies including fact boxes which provide concise information about habitat, range and behavioral characteristics for each species. Illustrated throughout with beautiful color photographs. Laminated pictorial cover with French sleeves. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Bass, Rick Wild to the Heart
W. W. Norton & Company 1987 1987 Soft Cover Very Good 
174 pp. Softback VG 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Beebe, William, Illustrated by Donald Carlisle A Naturalists Life of New York
London: The Bodley Head, 1954 
Very Good/Very Good. Too old to be seen, too young to be seen, too small to be seen, too clear to be seen, too disguised to be seen, too high to be seen, too dark to be seen, too deep to be seen, too familiar to be seen. 165 pp. with illustrations throughout. Minor wear/tear around edges of DJ. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Besler, Basilius The Book of Botanical Prints (The Complete Plates)
Taschen/Barnes & Noble 2007 1-4351-0018-2/3 Hard Cover As New As New 
444 pp. with a total of 367 copper plate engravings presenting almost 1,100 plant types. Their order of presentation is based on the approximate blossoming period of the plants they show. A great treasure of botanical literature. An absolutely stunning volume. Oversized folio. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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15 Blair, Lawrence (with Lorne Blair) Ring of Fire (Exploring the last remote places of the world)
Bantam Books 1988 1988 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
From the PBS television series Adventure. 272 pp. F/F 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 Bond, Creina (Text by) Okavango (Sea of Land, Land of Water)
C. Struik (PTY) Ltd. 1978 VG+ VG+ Oversized Hardcover 
Photographs by Peter Johnson and Anthony Bannister. First edition, second impression. 202 pp. A world of water and sand with mysteries abounding. A land of butterflies, flamingo, buffalo and much more. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Borror, Donald J. And Richard E. White Insects of America North of Mexico
The Easton Press 1984 As New 
Roger Tory Peterson Field Guides. 404 pp. with numerous pages of color plates, black and white plates, illustrations, charts and much more. Collector's Lifetime Edition. Red morrocan leather with gilt lettering and design on cover and spine. Gilt edges around. Red silk page marker and book plate tipped in. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Bowden, M. Ape Man -Fact or Fallacy?
Kent, Great Britain: Sovereign Pub. 1977 
VG+. Softcover. 196 pp. with illustrations throughout. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Bralliar, Floyd Knowing Insects Through Stories
Funk & Wagnalls 1919 Hard Cover Very Good 
Second edition. 291 pp. illustrated with six plates in colors and numerous black and white illustrations. Stories on butterflies and moths, beeetles and weevils, grasshoppers, crickets and silver fish, bees, wasps and ants, bugs and flies and much more. Green boards with beautiful color illustrations of the Monarch butterfly on cover with black lettering on cover and spine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Breyfogle, William A., Illustrated by William Schaldach Speak to the Earth
The Macmillan Company, 1961 
Very Good/Very Good. First Printing. A collection of essays on natural history and man's place in the natural community. 174 pp. with illustrations throughout as well as on end covers. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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