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Image for Geology of the Bighorn Canyon-Hardin area, Montana and Wyoming Geological Survey Bulletin 1026

Geology of the Bighorn Canyon-Hardin area, Montana and Wyoming Geological Survey Bulletin 1026

By: Richards, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Department of the Interior: 1955

Seller ID: 17378


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 93.Gray-green wrappers, includes black and white photos, eight figures, four tables,and index. Rear pocket holds all seven plates in immaculate condition. Former owner's name stamped and written on title page, wrappers have edge wear with small, closed tears. View more info

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Fauna y Flora del Mar Mediterráneo

By: Riedl, Rupert

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Ediciones Omega: 1986

Seller ID: 19741

ISBN: 8428207674

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 858. Pictorial boards and endpapers, no jacket. Includes more than 3,000 illustrations, 163 in color, along with 98 maps. Former owner's name on bottom edge of text block, stamp stamped on title page. Light edge wear. View more info

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The Pollution of the Mediterranean Sea

By: Ritchie-Calder, Lord Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berne, Herbert Lang & Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17459

ISBN: 3261007885

Condition: Very good


12mo (18 cm), pp. 148, [3] figures. Blue cloth, gilt titling, pictorial jacket with blue dove/ocean motif. Contributors include Thor Heyerdahl, Arthur Miller and Rene Dupuy, among others. Boards and jacket have edge wear, with the latter showing small chips and tears, top edge of text block is darkened with smudges, former owner's name on free front endpaper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Grass: A Story of Frankenwald

By: Roux, Edward

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cape Town, Oxford University PRess: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9929

Condition: Good


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. xx, 212. Brown boards with silver lettering on spine. Includes index, b/w photos and illustrations. Jacket is well-worn with numerous chips and tears, with original price in rand on the lower front flap. Boards have light discoloration on spine where tears in jacket let light in. Plant physiologist Edward "Eddie" Roux was an opponent of apartheid, an advocate for education and active in the Communist Party of South Africa. A professor at the University of the Witwatersrand, Roux lost his job when the government banned him for his political activities. 'Grass,' whi... View more info

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An Account of the Crustacea of Norway with Short Descriptions and Figures of All the Species (Volume 2: Isopoda)

By: Sars, G.O.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Bergen, Norway, The Bergen Museum: 1896-1899

Seller ID: 19712

Condition: Very good


Quarto (26 cm), pp. 270 plus supplemental plates. All fourteen parts on Isopoda, bound into a single volume with original paper wrappers. Pages are clean and bright, though some have closed tears and show prior attempts at repair. No jacket. Sars was a Norweigan marine biologist credited with systematic classification of Norweigan crustaceans. Not known as a towering intellect, he nonetheless had an excellent memory and good drawing skills (Norsk biografisk leksikon). This comes from his nine volume study of the subphylum. View more info

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Wild Flowers of Lesotho

By: Schmitz, Marthe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Roma, Lesotho, ESSA: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15586

Condition: Very good


Duodecimo (19 cm), pp. 256. Pictorial wraps. Includes introduction by the author, color photo for each of 300 entries, index and glossary of scientific terms used. Light edge wear, and dampstain on back cover that does not affect any other pages. Schmitz was the Honorary Curator of the Herbarium and lecturer in botany at Pius XII University College at Roma, Lesotho.This was the first pictorial guide to Lesotho flora, and Schmitz worked with Chief Theko Maama to incorporate Sesotho plant names and their medicinal uses. She died in an auto accident before this book was published. (From" A B... View more info

Image for Crustaceans and the Biodiversity Crisis: Proceedings of the Fourth International Crustacean Congress, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, July 20-25, 1998, Volume 1

Crustaceans and the Biodiversity Crisis: Proceedings of the Fourth International Crustacean Congress, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, July 20-25, 1998, Volume 1

By: Schram, Frederick and J. Carel von Vaupel Klein

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Leiden, Brill: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19727

ISBN: 9004113878

Condition: Very good


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 1021. Red pictorial boards, no jacket. With themed sections on Biodiversity: Diversity in Space and Time; Invasive Crustaceans: Biogeography; Ecology and Behavior: Larvae; Physiology, Biochemistry and Genetics; and Fisheries and Aquaculture. Includes appendix and author index, illustrated throughout. Former owner's name on bottom edge of text block. First Edition. View more info

Image for Crustacean Issues: Crustacean Phylogeny, Larval Growth, Factors in Adult Growth, Crustacean Biogeography, Barnacle Biology, Functional Morphology of Feeding and Grooming in Crustacea (Vol 1-6)

Crustacean Issues: Crustacean Phylogeny, Larval Growth, Factors in Adult Growth, Crustacean Biogeography, Barnacle Biology, Functional Morphology of Feeding and Grooming in Crustacea (Vol 1-6)

By: Schram, Frederick, Adriann Wenner, Robert Gore, Kenneth Heck, Alan Southward, Bruce Felgenhauler, Les Watling, Anne Thistle

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, A.A. Balkema: 1983-1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19725

Condition: Very good


Octavo (24.5 cm), pp. 372, 236, 362, 292, 443, 225. Cloth bound, with gilt titling. All with indices, illustrations. Highlighting in vol 1 & 6; vol 3 spine cocked; vol 1 has moderately worn boards, and former owner's name on rear endpaper. The first third of an 18-volume series, no jackets. First Edition. View more info

Archaeology Middle America

By: Science Program

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday: 1971

Seller ID: 9926

Condition: Very Good


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 64. Stapled binding, color pictoral wraps. All stickers present and uncut. Dual tone and b/w illustrations throughout. Part of a long-running series published as a collaboration between the Science Service and Nelson Doubleday, this one in near fine condition. View more info

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An Archeological Inventory and Overview of Pipestone National Monument, Minneosta

By: Scott, Douglas D., et al

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, National Park Service: 2006

Seller ID: 11706

Condition: Very good


Quarto (27.5 cm), pp. 403. Midwest Archeological Center Occasional Studies in Anthropology No. 34. Gray wraps are slightly soiled, spine is cocked. View more info

Behavior of Fledgling Peregrines

By: Sherrod, Steve K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, The Peregrine Fund: 1983

Seller ID: 21149

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 202. White pictorial wrappers have light edge wear and soiling. Includes charts, line drawings, list of literature cited, and three appendices. View more info

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The Invaders

By: Shipman, Pat

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The Belknap Press: 2015

Seller ID: 15726

ISBN: 0674736761

Condition: Fine


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 266. Later printing. Gray boards with charcoal quarter cloth and copper titling, pictorial jacket. Includes black and white illustrations, notes and index. Jacket has light edge wear. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Ecology & Culture of Montana Huckleberries

By: Stark, N. and Stephen Baker

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Montana Forest and Conservation Experiment Station, University of Montana: 1992

Seller ID: 26646

Condition: Near fine


Quarto (28 cm), pp. x, 87. Pictorial paper wrappers. Includes 12 figures, 28 tables, plus list of literature cited, with chapters on everything from habitat, to propagation, to allocation of nutrients. Slight smudge on front cover, Forest Service stamp on front endpaper. Scarce in the trade. View more info

Image for Common and Scientfic Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans (American Fisheries Society Special Publication, Vol. 31)

Common and Scientfic Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans (American Fisheries Society Special Publication, Vol. 31)

By: Turgeon, Donna D. and the American Fisheries Society

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bethesda, MD, American Fisheries Society: 2005

Seller ID: 19089

ISBN: 1888569646

Condition: Near fine


Quarto (25.5 cm), pp. 545. Pictorial wrappers, color plates and index. Includes CD in rear pouch. Wrappers have slight edge wear. View more info

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Life in Moving Fluids

By: Vogel, Steven

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 19718

ISBN: 0694102377

Condition: Very good


Third printing. Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 352. Blue paper wrappers. Includes illustrations by Sally Schrohenloher, bibliography and citation index. Bottom corner of cover and first three pages look as through a dog chewed on them briefly. Light edge wear. View more info

Image for Unterwasserfuhrer: Madeira Kanaren/Azoren Niedere Tiere

Unterwasserfuhrer: Madeira Kanaren/Azoren Niedere Tiere

By: Wirtz, Peter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Delius Klasing: 1995

Seller ID: 19742

ISBN: 3895940143

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 247. Pictorial wrappers, includes index, color photos throughout. Former owner's stamp debossed on half title page, covers have light edge wear. View more info

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Biology of Bryonzoans

By: Woollacott, Robert and Russel Zimmer

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19715

ISBN: 012763150X

Condition: Very good


Signed and inscribed by Zimmer on free front endpaper. Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 566. Blue boards and jacket both well worn, jacket with chips and closed tears. Spine is sunned, former owner's stamp in multiple places. Includes contributions from 17 scientists, with appendix and index. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Lesotho Ferns

By: Zepp, Raymond

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Roma, Lesotho, National University of Lesotho: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15590

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 96. Pictorial wraps. Includes descriptions of 45 of the 50 known species of ferns that grow mostly in northern Lesotho. Black and white illustrations of each, along with taxonomy; glossary of terms, key to the species, and index. Cover has slight edge wear and spine tilt. First Edition. View more info