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A Naturalist in New Guinea

By: Beehler, Bruce M.

Price: $35.00

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

Edition: First Edition


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

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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


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

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Als de ogen opengaan

By: Donia, A. E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Zwolle, Netherlands, WEJ Tjeenk Willink,


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

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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


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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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


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

Brown Dog of the Yaak

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Milkweed Editions, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed


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

Concrete and Clay: Reworking Nature in New York City

By: Gandy, Matthew

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The MIT Press, 2002

Edition: First edition


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

Correction Lines: Essays on Land, Leopold, and Conservation

By: Meine, Curt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Island Press, 2004

Edition: First edition


Octavo (23cm), pp. 296. Upper right corner of cover is bumped. 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


Octavo (20.5cm), pp. 175. Beautiful watercolor illustrations throughout. 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


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

From Naked Ape to Super Species A Personal Perspective on Humanity and the Global Ecocrisis

By: Suzuki, David and Holly Dressel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Stoddart, 1999

Edition: First edition


DJ is price clipped. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

HEART OF THE LAND Essays on Last Great Places

By: Joseph Barbato

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pantheon, 1995

Edition: First edition


Jacket has small tears. Book has a few dog-eared pages. 296 pages, deckle edge. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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In the Shadow of the Sabertooth: A Renegade Naturalist Considers Global Warming, the First Americans and the Terrible Beasts of the Pleistocene (CounterPunch)

By: Peacock, Doug

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oakland, AK Press, 2013

Inscription: Signed


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 175. Brand new, signed by author on title page. Revised edition with significant new material. Winner of the 2014 High Plains Book Award for Best Science Book. From the author of 'Grizzly Years' and 'Walking it Off' (as well as the model for George Washington Hayduke in Edward Abbey's 'The Monkey Wrench Gang'). Includes index. 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


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

Last Refuge: The Environmental Showdown in Yellowstone and the American West

By: Robbins, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company, 1993

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed


Octavo (24cm), pp. 285. Light grey boards with dark grey quarter cloth binding and silver lettering on spine. Inscribed by author on half title page, "To John, Enjoy this trip through the Greater Yellowstone." Very minimal bumping to ends of spine. Light rubbing on back dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info