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Nature's Operating Instructions: The True Biotechnologies

By: Ausubel, Kenny and J.P. Harpignies (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Sierra Club: 2004

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11981


Octavo (23cm), pp. 236. First Edition. View more info

Drawn to Nature Through the Journals of Clare Walker Leslie

By: Balmuth, Deborah (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: North Adams, MA, Storey Publishing: 2005

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10888


Octavo (20.5cm), pp. 175. Beautiful watercolor illustrations throughout. First Edition. View more info

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The Black Rhinos of Namibia

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17559


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 272. Signed by author on title page. Black boards, silver spine titling, pictorial jacket. Very slight bumping at head/tail of spine. This work grew out of Bass' experiences in Namibia with the Utah-based Round River Conservation Studies. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Brown Dog of the Yaak

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Milkweed Editions: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19623


Octavo (20.5 cm), pp. 170. Signed by author on title page. Brown cloth with black titling, no jacket as issued. Includes four Bass essays, a profile of Bass and bibliography of his work by Credo Series editor Scott Slovic, and appendix on how to help save the Yaak Valley. First Edition. View more info

A Naturalist in New Guinea

By: Beehler, Bruce M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19702


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 251. Green cloth with black titling, pictorial jacket. Includes references and index, plus color photos by author. Jacket has moderate wear with chips and small tears. Boards have the slightest wear at base of spine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Last Ranch: A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert

By: Bingham, Sam

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1996

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10757


Octavo (24cm), pp. 363. Grey boards with grey quarter cloth binding with silver lettering on spine. Images of wheat and 'SB' stamped on front board. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Across the Great Divide

By: Brick, Philip, et al.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Island Press: 2001

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10775


Octavo (23cm), pp. 286. Promotional publishing material laid in, addressed to author Brooke Williams whose blurb appears on the back cover. Black and white illustrations and maps throughout. First Edition. View more info

Sharp Eyes and Other Stories

By: Burroughs, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1886

Seller ID: 13571


Duodecimo (17.5 cm), pp. 96. Green paper stapled wraps. Writing in pencil on front cover and free front endpaper. Wraps discolored with age. An early set of essays from this pioneering American conservation writer, includes The Apple, A Taste of Maine Birch, Winter Neighbors, and Notes by the Way. View more info

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The Living Beach

By: Cameron, Silver Donald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, MacMillan Canada: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20872


Association copy: Signed and inscribed by author to conservationist and Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard "with admiration and gratitude." Octavo (23 cm), pp. 246. Orange boards with pictorial jacket. Includes index and further reading. Promotional material from Cameron laid in. One corner is bumped, else fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Als de ogen opengaan

By: Donia, A. E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Zwolle, Netherlands, WEJ Tjeenk Willink:

Seller ID: 17105


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 54 plus 18 black and white photographic plates and 2 color. Unknown edition, no date. Pictorial wraps. Photos by Donia and Otto Peters. Minor rubbing to wraps. View more info

Concrete and Clay: Reworking Nature in New York City

By: Gandy, Matthew

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The MIT Press: 2002

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 12756


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 344. Black boards with silver lettering on spine, Black and white photographs throughout. Jacket has light edge wear, boards slightly warped. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Feathers The Evolution of a Natural Miracle

By: Hanson, Thor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books, Perseus: 2011

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13851


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 336. Later printing. Signed by author on title page and dated 2011, with drawing of a feather. Black boards with silver spine text. Includes bibliography and index. A few pages have been dog-eared and spine shows minor bumping. Jacket shows very light wear. Winner of multiple prizes, including the John Burroughs medal, Feathers "begins in the Jurassic and leads through the development of flight, fluff, and high fashion" (author's website). Dus... View more info

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Amoco Cadiz: Fates and Effects of the Oil Spill

By: International Symposium Centre Oceanologique de Bretagne Brest

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Paris, Le Centre National Pour L'Exploitation Des Oceans: 1981

Seller ID: 17455


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 881. Beige cloth with green titling, pictorial jacket. Text in French and English, includes diagrams and charts throughout with a foldout map at rear pastedown ("Cartographie de la Pollution des Cotes Bretonnes.") Smudges on top and bottom edges of text block, jacket has multiple smal lchips and closed tears. Documents the proceedings of a November 19-22, 1979, symposium designed to examine the marine effects from a 1978 oil spill when the sup... View more info

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The Book of Waves: Form and Beauty on the Ocean

By: Kampion, Drew

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, ARPEL Graphics: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20918


Signed by author, and by legendary mountaineer Royal Robbins, both with inscriptions to conservationist and Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard. Quarto (30 cm), mostly unpaginated. Blue cloth with pictorial jacket and endpapers. Lushly illustrated with more than 100 color photos, and an index to the plates. Jacket is clipped, with moderate edge wear and dampstain to verson. Boards have light edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Jerusalem Creek: Journeys into Driftless Country

By: Leeson, Ted

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press: 2002

Edition: Uncorrected Proof/Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 10860


Octavo (23cm), pp. 241. Pictorial wraps. Back cover is creased along spine. View more info

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Southern Sanctuary

By: Lewis, Marian Moore

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, AL, University of Alabama Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15432


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 293. Purple cloth boards, silver titling, pictorial jacket. Includes color photos throughout and index. Jacket has very slight bumping. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Royal Natural History, Vol VI

By: Lydekker, Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co.: 1896

Seller ID: 19732


Later printing. Quarto (26.5 cm), pp. 584, v-xv. Marbled boards with quarter leather, marbled endpapers. Richly illustrated, with black and white drawings, color plates. Includes errata. Material missing from spine strip, leather binding is scuffed, boards with substantial edge wear. Former owner's stamp on verso of free front endpaper. View more info

Correction Lines: Essays on Land, Leopold, and Conservation

By: Meine, Curt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Island Press: 2004

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10680


Octavo (23cm), pp. 296. Upper right corner of cover is bumped. First Edition. View more info

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Bird Islands of Peru: The Record of a Sojourn on the West Coast

By: Murphy, Robert Cushman

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1925

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 12954


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. [xx], 362. Signed, inscribed and dated by author on half title page: "With high and warm regard the humble author inscribeth his name to Helen and Lucian Kirtland. April 5, 1925." Green boards with gilt titling, pictorial endpapers, deckle edge. Includes black and white photographic frontispiece: Guano birds on Lobos de Tierra; illustrated throughout with more than 50 of the author's photographs. Jacket has substantial wear, with many chips ... View more info

The Sky's the Limit: A Defense of the Earth

By: Nichols, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1990

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 612


Octavo (23.5 cm), unpaginated. White boards with gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Price clipped, and three pages have highlighting.Top edge of jacket has light wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info