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Allender, Michael (photos), & Alan Tenan.   THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF TEXAS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1980. 167 pages. Hardcover. 0292727208 0-292-72720-8. Lovely color photos of the natural beauty of West Texas. Four striking full-page b/w ink drawings by Allender of a roadrunner, a raccoon, a peregrine falcon and an eagle.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B9922. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anders, Kirk W. (ed.).   SHELL COLLECTOR (PREMIERE ISSUE)  
Fort Lauderdale: Shell Collector Pub., 1978. 1st ed. 31 pages. Paperback. Sample first 'mini' edition of Shell Collector magazine, sent out to entice subscriptions. Filled with color photos of specimens and interesting articles.
Fine/Wraps. No creases or marks. # A7614. $6.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Andrews, Jean.   THE PEPPERS COOKBOOK: 200 RECIPES FROM THE PEPPER LADY'S KITCHEN  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2005. Reprint. 229 pages. Paperback. 1574411934 1-57441-193-4. Read about the nature and history of peppers, then use the recipes.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper and bruised at foot of spine. # E0606. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Attenborough, David.   THE LIFE OF BIRDS  
Princeton: Princeton Univ., 1998. 1st ed. 320 pages. Hardcover. 069101633X 0-691-01633-X. Color photos highlight the widely varying types of birds, their habitat, behavior and lifestyle. Accompanies the PBS series of the same name.
Fine/Fine. # B6962. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Axelrod, Herbert R.   CORALS IN THE AQUARIUM BOOK 3 EXOTIC MARINE FISHES , SUPPLEMENT BOOK 7  
Neptune, NJ: T.F.H. Publications,. 32 pages. Paperback. Color & B/w photos of many kinds of corals.
VG/Wraps. No creases, some color rubbed on to white cover. # A7110. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Bakker, Robert.   RAPTOR RED ADVANCE READING COPY  
New York: Bantam Books, 1995. ARC ed. 238 pages. Paperback. 0553101242 0-553-10124-2. Pre-publication ADVANCE READING COPY.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked with publisher's over wrap. # A9318. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Balcomb III, Kenneth C.   THE WHALES OF HAWAII: INCLUDING ALL SPECIES OF MAMMALS IN HAWAIIAN AND ADJACENT WATERS  
San Francisco: Marine Mammal Fund, 1987. 99 pages. Paperback. 0961780304 0-9617803-0-4. Color photos and b/w drawings for each animal described. About 7 inches tall booklet.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9313. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bartsch, Paul.   MOLLUSKS  
New York: Dover Publications, 1968. Reprint. 111 pages. Paperback. 0486218996 0-486-21899-6. A broad survey of mollusks as living organisms, contains 6 color plates illustrating more than 100 shells, 31 b/w plates & 31 drawings plus 111 pages of text and an index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight binding, no marks or creases. Lower corner of cover bent. Foxed # A7608. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Bass, Rick.   THE DEER PASTURE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1985. 1st ed. 123 pages. Hardcover. 0890962286 0-89096-228-6. The true first edition, stated, from Texas A & M in the orange dustjacket. Bass discusses the relationship of man and nature in 17 essays. Illustrated with b/w drawings by Elizabeth Hughes.
Fine/Near Fine. Book from our archives, still in publisher shrinkwrap. Spine of dustjacket has faded. # B9483. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bass, Rick.   THE DEER PASTURE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. Reprint. 123 pages. Hardcover. 0890962286 0-89096-228-6. Stamped on top edge 'Design/Production File Copy' and publisher stamp on front endpaper. Bass discusses the relationship of man and nature in 17 essays. Illustrated with b/w drawings by Elizabeth Hughes. Black cloth-covered boards with silver title on spine. Moss-green dustjacket.
Near Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear. # E1043. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bedient, Philip B.   LESSONS FROM HURRICANE IKE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. 224 pages. Paperback. 1603445889 1-60344-588-9. Essays on the aftermath of Hurricane Ike on Gulf Coast region, and what needs to be done before the next "Big One". Softcover in French-flap format.
New. NEW book. # E0511. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bender, Kelly Conrad.   TEXAS WILDSCAPES: GARDENING FOR WILDLIFE (W/DVD)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2009. 1st ed. 131 pages. Paperback. 1603440852 1-60344-085-2. Published under sponsorship of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Information you can use to transform your yard into a Backyard Habitat. Includes unopened DVD. Designed in flex cover with french-flaps. B/w drawings and color photos throughout.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, bend on rear cover from improper storage. # E0580. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Benson, Delvin E., & Shelton & Steinbach.   WILDLIFE STEWARDSHIP AND RECREATION ON PRIVATE LANDS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2005. Reprint. 170 pages. Paperback. 1585444456 1-58544-445-6. A study of various programs for preserving lands for wilflife use. Issues concerning rights, politics, taxes and more. B/w photos, bibliography & index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Unsold copy with small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0650. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Berg, John.   DOG CARE AND NUTRITION: CARE, FEEDING, AND GROOMING ADVICE TO BRING OUT THE BEST IN YOUR DOG  
Medford, MA: Good Dog Library, 2004. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. 0975871625 0-9758716-2-5. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. Produced by the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
Fine/No Jacket. # B6655. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Better Homes & Gardens Staff, .   HOME LANDSCAPING: PLANTS, PROJECTS, AND IDEAS FOR YOUR YARD  
Des Moines, IA: Meredith Books, 1998. Reprint. 288 pages. Hardcover. 0696204223 0-696-20422-3. Hundreds of ideas on planting and design, and illustrated instructions for more than 40 outdoor building projects. Color illustrations & photos on every page.
New/New. Clean, tight, unmarked, crisp as new. # A9506. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Birdsong, Gussie Mae.   TEXAS WILD FLOWERS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1957. 1st ed. 85 pages. Hardcover. Silhouette of each flower, along with a description and a literary quote. green cloth-covered boards with dark green titles. Colorful scenic Dj.
VG/Good+. Binding and hinges firm. No name or marks. Bright Dj has wear at tips and 3/8 inch piece missing at foot of spine. # B7282. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bonar, Ann.   ALL COLOR GUIDE TO HOUSEPLANTS  
London: Octopus Books, 1977. 157 pages. Hardcover. 0706408427 0-7064-0842-7. A well-illustrated guide to the care, propagation and uses of plants to bring color and life into the home.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B7677. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bonar, Ann.   ALL COLOR GUIDE TO HOUSEPLANTS [OCTOPUS BOOKS, 1977]  
London: Octopus Books, 1977. 157 pages. Hardcover. 0706408427 0-7064-0842-7. A well-illustrated guide to the care, propagation and uses of plants to bring color and life into the home.
Fine/Near Fine. New old stock from our archives, spine a bit sun faded. # B7676. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bones, Jim.   TEXAS: IMAGES OF THE LANDSCAPE  
Englewood, CO: Westcliffe Publishers, 1986. 192 pages. Hardcover. 094239416X 0-942394-16-X. 163 Beautiful full color photos of Texas' natural beauty on heavy, glossy stock make this book a fine coffee table item. 14 x 10.5 inch format.
Fine/Near Fine. DJ has a just a hint of handling, near fine. # B7743. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boom, B.K., & H. Kleijn.   THE GLORY OF THE TREE  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. 1st Am. ed. 128 pages. Hardcover. Trees in parks, in woods, and by the road in Europe and North America are described and pictured in 194 color photos and many drawings.
Fine/Good+. Book is clean, tight, unmarked, with no sign of use. Dj has a 3/4 inch mended tear at spine top and a rubbed corner. # B8070. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bortolotti, Dan.   WILD BLUE: A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST ANIMAL  
New York: Thomas Dunne / St.M. Gr., 2008. 1st Am. ed. 315 pages. Hardcover. 0312383878 0-312-38387-8. History of blue whale and the whaling industry.
Fine/Fine. No marks, no wear. # B9167. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Botkin, Daniel B.   DISCORDANT HARMONIES: A NEW ECOLOGY FOR THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY  
New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. 1st ed. 241 pages. Hardcover. 0195054911 0-19-505491-1. Shows how ideas shape our perception of reality and reexamines the human-nature relationship.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B4724. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bowen, Mark.   HABITAT GARDENING FOR HOUSTON AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS  
Houston: River Bend, 1998. 1st ed. 124 pages. Paperback. 0940974223 0-940974-22-3. Great advice on gardening which sustains butterflies, birds, and animals, and cuts down on lawn mowing. 24 page color photo gallery of perennials, shrubs, groundcovers, vines, and large and small trees.
New/Wraps. As new from our old stock. # B5390. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bradley, Barrie Scardino.   HOUSTON'S HERMAN PARK: A CENTURY OF COMMUNITY  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. 1st ed. 247 pages. Hardcover. 1623490367 1-62349-036-7. History of Houston's majestic inner city park, encompassing the Houston Zoo, The Museum of Natural Science, Miller Outdoor Theatre and multi-use outdoor spaces. Covers the conception, funding, designing and construction of it through the years. Plans, maps, and photos illustrate the book. Several appendices, notes, bibliography, and index. Foreword by Stephen Fox, Houston architectural historian. Recommended.
New/New. New copies. # 34152. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bradley, Barrie Scardino.   HOUSTON'S HERMAN PARK: A CENTURY OF COMMUNITY  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. 1st ed. 247 pages. Hardcover. 1623490367 1-62349-036-7. Illustrations include historic and recent plans, maps, and photos. Appendices, notes, and index.
VG/Near Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, and small ink smear next two pages. # E0598. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brown, Andi.   WHOLE PET DIET: EIGHT WEEKS TO GREAT HEALTH FOR DOGS AND CATS  
Berkeley, CA: Celestial Arts, 2006. 1st ed. 240 pages. Paperback. 1587612712 1-58761-271-2. How to prevent health problems and obesity in your pets by making your own pet food. Lots of recipes and advice.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. # B9667. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bruemmer, Fred.   THE ARCTIC  
Montreal: Infocor, 1975. Reprint. 224 pages. Hardcover. 088890021X 0-88890-021-X. Dramatic photography & beautiful text cover the land, sea, history, plants, animals & people of the far north.
VG/Good+. Corners bumped, Dj chipped some along top edge. # A4766. $7.75     Inquire Now  
Bryan, C.D.B.   THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY: 100 YEARS OF ADVENTURE & DISCOVERY  
New York: Abrams, 1987. 484 pages. Hardcover. 0810913763 0-8109-1376-3. Presenting a century of adventure, discovery & natural wonders as brought to us by the Society through its magazine. Also focuses on the personalities who have guided the Society. Biblio & index. 7 lbs.
Fine/Near Fine. One mended 1/2" tear on dj, else NF. Nice, heavy photo stock. # A2965. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Burnet, Macfarlane.   DOMINANT MAMMAL: THE BIOLOGY OF HUMAN DESTINY  
Melbourne: Heinemann, 1970. 1st ed. 205 pages. Hardcover. 0855610069 0-85561-006-9.
Near Fine/VG. # B0755. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burton, Maurice.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF REPTILES, AMPHIBIANS & OTHER COLD-BLOODED ANIMALS  
London: Octopus Books, 1975. Revised ed. 252 pages. Hardcover. 0706404580 0-7064-0458-0. Illustrated throughout with color photos and some b/w. History and catalog of cold-blooded animals beginning with the invertebrates. Large size 12 X 9.25 inches.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B6431. $32.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cancelmo, Jesse.   GLORIOUS GULF OF MEXICO: LIFE BELOW THE BLUE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2016. 1st ed. 144 pages. Paperback. 1623493749 1-62349-374-9. Color photos of marine life throughout the Gulf of Mexico. Maps, index. Flex cover with french-flaps.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, upper corner bent. # E0654. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cancelmo, Jesse.   TEXAS CORAL REEFS (SIGNED)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2008. 1st ed. 132 pages. Hardcover. 1585446335 1-58544-633-5. Inscribed 'Best Wishes!' and signed by the author dated Nov 2009. Filled with large color photos of undersea life. Number Thirteen of Gulf Coast Studies series sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
Fine/Fine. No wear. # E0207. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Caras, Roger.   BIZARRE ANIMALS  
New York: Barre/Westover, 1974. 64 pages. Hardcover. Foreward by Roger Tory Peterson and b/w or color photo of each creature described. There is a red dot on the bottom...I assume a remainder mark. Not price-clipped. Appears not read.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, straight, square corners. Dj is rubbed on each corner. # A9289. $10.25     Inquire Now  
Carlile, Bryan, (Hurricane IKE).   AFTER IKE: AERIAL VIEWS FROM THE NO-FLY ZONE (HURRICANE IKE)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2009. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 1603441506 1-60344-150-6. 149 color photos showing coastal devastation in Galveston and Chambers Counties following 2008's Hurricane IKE. Includes an essay by Andrew Sansom. In flexible card covers.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else a Fine, unread copy. # E0746. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chase, Alston.   IN A DARK WOOD: THE FIGHT OVER FORESTS AND THE RISING TYRANNY OF ECOLOGY  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1995. 1st ed. 535 pages. Hardcover. 0395608376 0-395-60837-6. Is ecology a science or philosophy?
VG/VG. Clean, tight, no name, has publisher remainder mark on bottom. Bright dustjacket has a small tear at front flap fold. # B8674. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Christopher, Thomas.   WATER-WISE GARDENING: AMERICA'S BACKYARD REVOLUTION  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. 1st ed. 271 pages. Hardcover. 0671738569 0-671-73856-9. Regional landscaping with water conservation in seven areas of the U.S., Santa Barbara, California; Austin, Texas; Florida; Tucson, Arizona; Prairie; Denver, Colorado; and Brooklyn, New York.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, looks & acts new. # A8821. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Clark, Gary.   ENJOYING BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK: TEXAS A&M TRAVEL GUIDES SERIES  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2009. 1st ed. 116 pages. Paperback. 1603441018 1-60344-101-8. A friendly guide to adventures for everyone. Color photos by Kathy Adams Clark. Number Forty-one of W.L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1073. $7.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Compton, Dewey.   GULF COAST GARDENER  
Houston: Gulf Coast Press, 1961. 1st ed. 234 pages. Hardcover. Inscribed Good Luck and Good Gardening, Dewey P. Compton.
VG/Fair. Book is clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has rubbing and short tears. # B7716. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cousteau, Jacques-Yves.   JACQUES COUSTEAU-WHALES  
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988. 1st Am. ed. 280 pages. Hardcover. 0810910462 0-8109-1046-2. English translation of 1986 La Planete des Baleines. In depth study with color photos and scholarly text.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9317. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cragin, Francis Whittemore.   PALEONTOLOGY OF THE MALONE JURASSIC FORMATION OF TEXAS BULLETIN NO. 266 SERIES C, SYSTEMATIC GEOLOGY AND PALEONTOLOGY, 73  
Washington D.C.: USGPO, 1905. 1st ed. 172 pages. Paperback. Stratigraphic notes on Malone Mountain and the surrounding region near Sierra Blanca, Texas by T.W. Stanton. B/w photos of fossil invertebrate specimens on 29 plates. Folded map of the area.
VG/Wraps. Binding tight in original card cover. Lower corner missing. No marks. # B5521. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Daily News, Journal-American.   VOLCANO: THE ERUPTION OF MOUNT ST. HELENS  
Longview, Wa.: Longview Publisning Co., 1980. 1st ed. 96 pages. Paperback. Photos and text edited by the combined staffs of the Longview, WA and Bellevue, WA papers show the explosion of the mountain and aftermath.
Near Fine/Wraps. Slight rub or crease along front of spine, o/w unmarked. # A8292. $3.50     Inquire Now  
Darnell, Rezneat.   THE AMERICAN SEA: A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE GULF OF MEXICO  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2015. 1st ed. 554 pages. Boards. 1623492823 1-62349-282-3. Marine science text on the Gulf, its geology, weather, flora & fauna and more. A few color plates, mostly b/w illustrations, charts and graphs.
Near Fine/Wraps. Unsold copy with slight bruise to lower rear corner. # E0645. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Den Ouden, P., & B.K. Boom.   MANUAL OF CULTIVATED CONIFERS: HARDY IN THE COLD- AND WARM- TEMPERATE ZONE  
The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1965. 1st ed. 526 pages. Hardcover. Spine strip has come off along external hinges, but neatly repaired. PON on FFEP, o/w unmarked. Interior is clean and bright, hundreds of b/w photos. Top edge and foredge are foxed. Dark green cloth with bright gilt titles.
Fair/No Jacket. # B5924. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dewhurst, William H.   ENJOY PLANTING YOUR AQUARIUM  
Harrison, NJ: Pet Library Ltd.,. 32 pages. Paperback. 0878263179 0-87826-317-9. Descriptions of water plants, what each needs to thrive in your aquarium, and tips on landscaping in the tank. Drawings & color photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, no creases, sticker ghost on cover, a few dark rubbed-on areas. # A7105. $3.50     Inquire Now  
Dixon, James R.   AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF TEXAS (SECOND EDITION)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. 2nd ed. 421 pages. Hardcover. 0890969191 0-89096-919-1. Second edition with keys, taxonomic synopses, bibliography , distribution maps, and index. # 25 in the W.L. Moody, Jr. Natural History Series. B/w photos.
Near Fine/Fine. Has publisher's 'design/production copy' stamped on top edge, and small publisher stamp on endpaper. # E0745. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   WILD AND WILY: RANGE ANIMALS  
Flagstaff: Northland Press, 1980. Hardcover. This book was produced by letterpress from handset and machine-set types, with finest quality printing paper and traditional binding materials.
New/New. A new copy in publisher shrinkwrap, from of our archives. # B9533. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Doughty, Robin W.   RETURN OF THE WHOOPING CRANE  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1989. 1st ed. 182 pages. Hardcover. 0292790414 0-292-79041-4. The first study since the 1960's to draw together all current knowledge about Whooping Crane biology and conservation. Several maps and color photos throughout.
Near Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Has a tiny coffee spot on top edge. # B5288. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Editors of Storey Books, .   COUNTRY WISDOM AND KNOW-HOW: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO LIVE OFF THE LAND  
New York: Black Dog and Leventhal, 2004. Reprint. 480 pages. Paperback. 1579123686 1-57912-368-6. 8,167 useful skills and step-by-step instructions, with 1,887 illustrations, diagrams, and photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No spine crease. # B7882. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Elliott, David K.   EARTH'S SURFACE & HISTORY: (VOLUME 2 ONLY, PAGES 403-803, J-Z PLUS APPENDICES & INDEX) A SUBSET OF THE EARTH SCIENCES SERIES  
Englewood Cliffs: Salem Press, 2012. 432 pages. Hardcover. 1587659794 1-58765-979-4. Volume 2 only of the 2-volume Earth's Surface & History, which is a subset of the larger 8-volume Earth Science series of texts. Contains pages 403-808, J-Z, the appendices & index.
New/No Jacket. New copy in publisher shrinkwrap. # E0458. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farrand, .   RANGER RICK MAGAZINE APRIL 1987 VOLUME 21, NUMBER 4  
Vienna, VA: National Wildlife Fed., 1987. 47 pages. Paperback.
Near Fine/Wraps. No marks, clean, tightly stapled. mail label removed from back cover. # A8611. $3.50     Inquire Now  
Fritz, Edward C., & Jess Alford (photos).   REALMS OF BEAUTY: THE WILDERNESS AREAS OF EAST TEXAS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1986. 1st ed. 116 pages. Hardcover. 0292764405 0-292-76440-5. Nice overview of five wilderness areas: Big Slough, Turkey Hill, Indian Mounds, Upland Island & Little Creek Lake. Color photos, b/w diagrams and maps.
Fine/Fine. Unsold copy from our archives. # B7022. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fulbright, Timothy Edward, & J. Alfonso .   WHITE-TAILED DEER HABITAT: ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT ON RANGELANDS SECOND EDITION, EXPANDED AND UPDATED  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2013. 2nd ed. 314 pages. Paperback. 1603449515 1-60344-951-5. Describes habitat requirements of white-tail deer, and how to manage them in a scientific manner in Texas. B/w photos, maps, and charts. Bibliography and index. Second, updated edition. Flex cover with french-flaps.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0562. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fulbright, Timothy Edward, & J. Alfonso .   WHITE-TAILED DEER HABITAT: ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT ON RANGELANDS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2010. 1st ed. 241 pages. Paperback. 1585444995 1-58544-499-5. Describes habitat requirements of white-tail deer, and how to manage them in a scientific manner Texas. B/w photos, maps, and charts. Bibliography and index. Second printing of the first edition.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Near Fine. # E0561. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gee, C.W.   SOIL THAT WENT TO TOWN SOIL CONSERVATION SERVICE AIB 95  
Washington D.C.: U.S. Dept Agriculture,. Reprint. 20 pages. Paperback. Illustrated educational pamphlet for young readers, produced by the Information Division of the Soil Conservation Service. B/w photos every page.
Fine/Wraps. Never handed out. Various reprint dates. # B0087. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Gilmore, Charles W., & Carnegie Museum.   FOSSIL TURTLES OF THE UINTA FORMATION: MEMOIRS OF THE CARNEGIE MUSEUM, VOL. VII, NO. 2  
Pittsburgh: Carnegie Museum, 1916. 60 pages. Paperback. An ORIGINAL 1916 printing of this early paleontological report. Neatly disbound from a larger museum volume and stapled. Includes ten pages of high-quality b/w photos printed on clay-coated stock.
VG/No Jacket. A nice original, NOT some scanned / photocopied reproduction. # B3987. $63.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Goode, G. Brown, & Theodore Gill.   AMERICAN FISHES: A POPULAR TREATISE UPON THE GAME AND FOOD FISHES OF NORTH AMERICA  
Boston: L.C. Page & Company, 1903. 2nd ed. 562 pages. Hardcover. Revised and enlarged from the 1887 edition by Gill. Illustrated in b/w throughout with six color plates. Blue cloth-covered boards with black titles on front and spine.
X-Lib Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges very firm. Pocket removed inside front board. Tape discoloration on cover boards and spine. # E0901. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gordon, Elizabeth.   THE TURNED INTO'S: JANE ELIZABETH DISCOVERS THE GARDEN FOLK  
Joliet, IL: P.F. Volland Company, 1920. 19th ed. Hardcover. A child meets and converses with all kinds of flying bugs in the garden, plus frogs and toads. Colorful illustrations throughout by Janet Laura Scott, many are full page plates. Pictorial endpapers. No title on spine.
Good+/No Jacket. Gift inscription dated Xmas 1929, no other marks. Binding and hinges firm. Board edges are scuffed and rubbed. # E0073. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gordon, Joan B., & Janet E. Bennett.   THE COMPLETE YORKSHIRE TERRIER  
New York: Howell Book House, 1976. Reprint. 320 pages. Hardcover. 0876053606 0-87605-360-6. History of the breed, study of the standard, and all about caring for a Yorkie. B/w photos throughout.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked save for three tiny corner bites. (Maybe PO dog disagreed with the contents.) # B8611. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gould, Frank W.   COMMON TEXAS GRASSES: AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2008. Reprint. 271 pages. Paperback. 0890960585 0-89096-058-5. A reference to the 150 most important species of Texas grasses for the farmer, rancher, amateur botanist, and other laymen. Line drawings, descriptions, distribution and other information.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0599. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gould, Frank W.   THE GRASSES OF TEXAS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. Reprint. 653 pages. Paperback. 158544006X 1-58544-006-X. Definitive guide to Texas' 523 species of grass flora for the botanist, researcher, rancher, or naturalist. Drawings by Valloo Kapadia and others.
New/Wraps. New book. # 35799. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gould, Frank W., & Robert B. Shaw.   GRASS SYSTEMATICS (SECOND EDITION)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1983. 2nd ed. 395 pages. Hardcover. 089096145X 0-89096-145-X. A guide and source of information for an undergraduate course in agrostology. Illustrated throughout with b/w drawings and photos. Bibliography, appendices, glossary, and index.
VG/VG. Has publisher's 'design/production copy' stamped on top edge and publisher stamp on endpaper. # E0666. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Graham, Frank.   MAN' DOMINION: THE STORY OF CONSERVATION IN AMERICA DRAWINGS BY JOHN PIMLOTT  
New York: Evans, 1971. 1st ed. 339 pages. Hardcover. This book came from the Davis Conservation Library of the Conservation Districts Foundation and was checked out only three times.
X-Lib VG/VG. Firm binding, clean, unmarked save for library points. # B1404. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Graham, Gary L.   TEXAS WILDLIFE VIEWING GUIDE  
Billings: Falcon, 1992. Reprint. 160 pages. Paperback. 1560440929 1-56044-092-9.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no marks, no wear. # B2788. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Green, Ben K.   HORSE TRADIN'  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977. Reprint. 304 pages. Hardcover. 039442929X 0-394-42929-X. Dr. Green writes of his experiences around the corrals, livery stables and wagonyards of the cattleman's West. Illustrated with drawings by Lorence Bjorklund.
VG/Good. Tight binding, clean and square. Gift inscription on FEP. Dustjacket is price clipped and has chips along top edge. # B8280. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Grzimek, Bernhard.   AMONG ANIMALS OF AFRICA  
New York: Stein & Day, 1970. 1st Am. ed. 368 pages. Hardcover. 0812813243 0-8128-1324-3. Internationally known zoologist describes his work with the animals of Africa.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, in price-clipped Dj. # A9833. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Gunter, Dr. Pete, & Roy Hamric.   THE BIG THICKET: A CHALLENGE FOR CONSERVATION  
Austin: Jenkins Publishing Co., 1971. 1st ed. 172 pages. Hardcover. 0856990442 0-85699-044-2. A catalog of what nature has bestowed in the Big Thicket, and of the destruction of much of it. A plea for the protection of a national park. B/w photos throughout.
Near Fine/VG. No wear or marks. a dime-sized pale stain on top edge where something splashed on it. Dustjacket has light wear at corners and spine tips. # B9445. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Haislet, John A.   FAMOUS TREES OF TEXAS  
College Station: Texas Forest Service, 1970. 1st ed. 193 pages. Hardcover. Full page color photos accompany essays on the historic significance and location of each tree.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with pocket and stamps. A clean, firm copy. # B9057. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Wayne.   BRUSH MANAGEMENT: PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 282 pages. Paperback. 1585443573 1-58544-357-3. Treats methods of removing or modifing brush to enhance land for cattle and wildlife. B/w photos, bibliography, index. Contributions by Allan McGinty, Darrell N. Uekert, C. Wayne Hanselka, and Michelle R. Lee.
Near Fine/Wraps. Has publisher's 'design / production copy' stamped on top edge. # E0642. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hardy, Ralph.   WEATHER BOOK  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1982. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. 0316346233 0-316-34623-3. A complete guide to meteorological phenomena, weather forecasting, common & uncommon weather occurrences, & climates around the world. Index & bibliography.
Fine/Fine. # A4390. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harrison, Kit & George.   THE BIRDS OF WINTER  
New York: Random House, 1990. 1st ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. 0394581962 0-394-58196-2. Nice nature study of the birds of colder climes. B/w & color photos, b/w line drawings.
Fine/Fine. A fine, tight copy. # B1604. $3.00     Inquire Now  
Hart, Charles R.   TOXIC PLANTS OF TEXAS: INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT STRATAGIES TO PREVENT LIVESTOCK LOSSES  
College Station: AgriLife Extension/Texas A&. 247 pages. Paperback. 0972104909 0-9721049-0-9. Color photos, plant descriptions, signs of ingestion, and toxic agents found in each plant. Maps showing areas of distribution, index, and field key chart.
VG/Wraps. Front cover is scuffed, otherwise no wear. Publisher stamp on title page. # E1167. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hay, John, & Richard Kauffman.   THE PRIMAL ALLIANCE: EARTH AND OCEAN  
New York: Continuum/Seabury, 1971. Reprint. 143 pages. Hardcover. 0913890030 0-913890-03-0. Large format with photos from the California coast, ecological commentary. From The Earth's wild Places series.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B6834. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hayman, Peter, & Philip Burton.   BIRDLIFE OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE  
London: Mitchell Beazley, 1986. Revised ed. 272 pages. Hardcover. 0855336072 0-85533-607-2. New revised edition of the classic recognition and field guide. Excellent resource with fine drawing detail.
Fine/Fine. # B2830. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hiller, Ilo.   INTRODUCING BIRDS TO YOUNG NATURALISTS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1989. Paperback. 0890964106 0-89096-410-6. Nice guide for the young birder. Color photos, instructions for building feeders and nesting boxes. 8.5 x 11 inch format. Recommended.
New/Wraps. # 01180. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hiser, Iona Seibert.   COYOTE  
Austin: Steck-Vaughn, 1968. 30 pages. Hardcover. 0811475808 0-8114-7580-8. The natural history of the coyote, where and how he lives, what he eats, and his place in nature's plan, illustrated on every page.
X-Lib NF/No Jacket. Front end paper has writing, stamped name, & pocket, o/w clean & tight # A8516. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Hodge, Larry D.   OFFICIAL GUIDE TO TEXAS WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREAS  
Austin: Texas Parks/Wildlife, 2000. 1st ed. 258 pages. Paperback. 1885696353 1-885696-35-3. Detailed information on each area, along with color photos.
VG/Wraps. Tight, some scuffing to edges, no marks. Water marks on front cover. # E0075. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hoese, H. Dickson, & Richard H. Moore.   FISHES OF THE GULF OF MEXICO, SECOND EDITION: TEXAS, LOUISIANA, AND ADJACENT WATERS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1998. 2nd ed. 422 pages. Paperback. 0890967679 0-89096-767-9. With underwater photography by Farley Sonnier and drawings by Dinah Bowman. Detailed descriptions of the fish. Bibliography and index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0608. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hoffman (editor), Gail M.   IMAGES FOR CONSERVATION:-BOOK TWO, COASTAL BEND OF TEXAS EDITION  
Edinburg, Texas: Images for Conservation, 20. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. 1615843345 1-61584-334-5. Photos in this book represent the best of the 2008 Coastal Bend Pro-Tour of Nature Photography. These are the winning entries in the catagories of birds, mammals, reptiles, fish and amphibians, invertebrates, and landscapes, plants, and flowers found on the participating ranches.
Fine/Fine. There is a 'compliments of' sticker on the FFEP. No other sign of use or handling. # B7928. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Horwitz, Eleanor C. J.   CLEARCUTTING: A VIEW FROM THE TOP  
Washington D.C.: Acropolis Books, 1974. 1st ed. 179 pages. Hardcover. 0874913640 0-87491-364-0. Six essays by deans of Forestry Schools.
X-Lib Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight. From conservation agency library, never used. # B0088. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Hunt, P. Francis.   THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK OF ORCHIDS  
Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1979. 173 pages. Hardcover. 0890091714 0-89009-171-4. History, botany, and horticulture surrounding one of nature's most intriguing and mysterious plants. Filled with illustrations and color plates.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B5926. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Information Plus, & Blair; Siegel; Quira.   WATER: NO LONGER TAKEN FOR GRANTED  
Wylie, Texas: Information Plus, 1997. Revised ed. 156 pages. Paperback. 1573020516 1-57302-051-6. Introduction to the water cycle, water uses, pollution, filtration and modern potable water systems. Please buy this one and send it to King George, industry's stalwart ally against the EPA eco-terrorists.
Near Fine/Wraps. # A7898. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Jobson, John.   COMPLETE BOOK OF PRACTICAL CAMPING  
New York: Winchester Press, 1974. 274 pages. Hardcover. 0876911475 0-87691-147-5. Everything you need to know about tents & other shelters,clothing, gear, backpacking, camp food & cooking, vehicles, pack trips, wilderness & survival techniques.
VG/VG. # A4266. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Johnson, William P., & Mark W. Lockwood.   TEXAS WATERFOWL: AN A&M NATURE GUIDE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2013. 1st ed. 176 pages. Paperback. 1603448071 1-60344-807-1. Life histories of 45 species of ducks, geese, and swans that occur in Texas. Color photos and distribution maps. Glossary, bibliography, and index.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, corners lightly bumped. # E0678. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kimmel, Jim.   THE SAN MARCOS: A RIVER'S STORY (SIGNED)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2006. 1st ed. 155 pages. Paperback. 1585445428 1-58544-542-8. A&M Nature Guides Series. Photos by Jerry Touchstone Kimmel. Signed by Jerry and Jim Kimmel. Flex binding with french-flaps.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0723. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kingsford, Edward.   MARINE AQUARIUM COMPATIBILITY GUIDE  
Florida: Palmetto Publishing Co., 1979. 1st ed. 70 pages. Hardcover. 0915096072 0-915096-07-2. A great help in adding fish to your aquarium without having them attack one another. Wonderful, easy to use charts.
Near Fine/No Jacket. A new book from old stock, some dark areas rubbed on to the cover. # A7099. $10.75     Inquire Now  
Kinne, Russ.   COMPLETE BOOK OF PHOTOGRAPHING BIRDS  
New York: Amphoto, 1981. 1st ed. 159 pages. Hardcover. 0817436928 0-8174-3692-8. With an introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. Bright colorful bird photos on every page, with professional instructions to make similar pictures yourself.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj scuffed. # B7048. $5.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kircher, Harry.   OUR NATURAL RESOURCES AND THEIR CONSERVATION 7TH EDITION  
Danville, IL: Interstate, 1992. 7th ed. 518 pages. Hardcover. 0813429234 0-8134-2923-4. Never used textbook on resources and conservation.
Fine/No Jacket. Unused textbook. # A9368. $15.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kirk, Jr., Paul W.   THE GREAT DISMAL SWAMP  
Charlottesville: Univ. Press Virginia, 1979. 1st ed. 427 pages. Hardcover. 0813907594 0-8139-0759-4. Proceedings of a Symposium sponsored by Old Dominion University 14 March 1974. Study of the geology of the area, and of the plants and animals living in the area of the Virginia-North Carolina boundary. Historical accounts. References, literary bibliography and scientific/technical bibliography. Indices. Signed by the editor.
VG/VG. Very firm, straight and clean with sharp corners. Light foxing on top edge. Dustjacket has only light scuffing and a one inch mended tear. # E0828. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kirkpatrick, Stephen.   TO CATCH THE WIND: A PHOTOGRAPHER'S JOURNEY  
Jackson, MS: Thy Marvelous Works, 1997. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0961935391 0-9619353-9-1. More than 100 color photos showing a great diversity in nature. Book is unpaginated.
Near Fine/Fine. The only sign of use is owner name stamp inside front board. # B9316. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Klocek, Roger.   MARINE INVERTEBRATE PRIMER  
Bloomington, IL: Marine Hobbyiest, 1977. 1st ed. Paperback. How to set up your marine aquarium and descriptions & behaviours of the invertebrate critters you might like to put into it. B/w photos.
VG/Wraps. No creases, but has some color rubbed onto the white cover. # A7108. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Knue, Joseph.   NEBRASKALAND MAGAZINE WILDLIFE VIEWING GUIDE  
Lincoln, NE: Nebraska Game & Parks, 1997. 1st ed. 96 pages. Paperback. Color photos, maps & other viewing info included in this Vol.75/No. 1 of Nebraskaland January/February 1997.
Near Fine/Wraps. # A5552. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Laforcade, Armelle de.   ASK THE EXPERTS: ANSWERS AND SOLUTIONS TO YOUR DOG CARE PROBLEMS  
Medford, MA: Good Dog Library, 2005. 1st ed. 205 pages. Hardcover. 0975871641 0-9758716-4-1. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. Produced by the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
Fine/No Jacket. # B6632. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Laforcade, Armelle de.   CANINE MEDICINE: COMMON CONDITIONS, DISEASES & TREATMENTS  
Medford, MA: Good Dog Library, 2005. 1st ed. 222 pages. Hardcover. 0975871633 0-9758716-3-3. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. Produced by the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
Fine/No Jacket. # B6633. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Langer, Richard W.   JOY OF CAMPING  
New York: Saturday Review, 1973. 320 pages. Hardcover. 0841502374 0-8415-0237-4. The complete 4-seasons, 5-senses practical guide to enjoying the great outdoors (without destroying it).
VG/Good+. # A4265. $5.50     Inquire Now  
LeMaster, Richard.   WILDLIFE IN WOOD: A DUCK CARVER'S HANDBOOK  
Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1978. 1st ed. 247 pages. Hardcover. 0809273365 0-8092-7336-5. The complete, illustrated guide to carving lifelike waterfowl. Schematics for 25 varieties of puddle ducks and divers, with step-by-step photos.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B4795. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Levy, Matthysx, & Mario Salvadori.   WHY THE EARTH QUAKES: THE STORY OF EARTHQUAKES AND VOLCANOS  
New York: W.W. Norton, 1995. Reprint. 215 pages. Paperback. 0393037746 0-393-03774-6. Good illustrations, diagrams and explanations of these geologic events as well as their effect on the man-made world. B/w illustrations, glossary, index.
Near Fine/Wraps. A nice, unmarked copy. # B9287. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Linzey (editor), Donald W.   ENDANGERED AND THREATENED PLANTS AND ANIMALS OF VIRGINIA  
Blacksburg, VA: Virginia Polytchnic, 1979. 1st ed. 665 pages. Paperback. Proceedings of the Symposium held at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, May 19 - 20, 1978. Names and addresses of conference participants, maps, drawings, and photos.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0840. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lockwood, C.C.   DISCOVERING LOUISIANA  
Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 1986. 150 pages. Hardcover. 0807113352 0-8071-1335-2. More than 150 color photos display the flora, fauna, and scenery of Louisiana.
Fine/Fine. # B8420. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lohr, J.E.   YOUR FIRST PARAKEET  
Neptune, NJ: T.F.H., 1996. 34 pages. Paperback. 0793800153 0-7938-0015-3. Everything you need to know to start right with Parakeets.
Near Fine/Wraps. # A5967. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn.   TEXAS WILDFLOWERS: A FIELD GUIDE  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1985. Reprint. 271 pages. Paperback. 0292780605 0-292-78060-5. Clear, concise descriptions of more than 300 wildflowers found in Texas, with 381 color photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No reader crease on spine. # B7816. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lowry (editor), William P.   BIOMETEOROLOGY: WEATHER AND LIFE  
Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University, 1968. 1st ed. 171 pages. Hardcover. Proceedings of the Twenty-eighth Annual Biology Colloquium, April 28-29, 1967.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, crisp and square. No name or marks. # B8268. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ludlam, F.H., & R.S. Scorer.   FURTHER OUTLOOK  
London: Allam Wingate, 1954. 1st ed. 174 pages. Hardcover. Explores the complex subject of weather systems, cloud formations, movements of the air, and storms as it was understood in 1954. Retains 15s price. Sharp b/w photos of cloud formations. Blue cloth-covered boards.
Good+/Good. Tight, unmarked. Foxed endpapers. Dj worn on spine ends and corners. # B6538. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ludlam, F.H., & R.S. Scorer.   FURTHER OUTLOOK  
London: Allam Wingate, 1954. 1st ed. 174 pages. Hardcover. Explores the complex subject of weather systems, cloud formations, movements of the air, and storms as it was understood in 1954. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Retains 15s price.Sharp b/w photos of cloud formations. Red cloth-covered boards. Stratospheric glider flying over clouds and mountains on Dj.
Near Fine/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top edge foxed. Bright Dj has a mended tear lower rear corner at the flap fold. # B7226. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Luther Burbank Society, .   GIVE THE BOY HIS CHANCE  
Santa Rosa: Luther Burbank Society, 1913. 1st ed. 16 pages. Paperback. Small stapled Pamphlet encouraging farming, food crop & flower propagation, fruit grafting, etc. Three color photos, unusual for such a publication. Somewhat uncommon.
Good+/Wraps. Some browing to cover and foxing on pages. Small nick on cover. Unmarked. # E0417. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Luther Burbank Society, .   START THE BOY RIGHT  
Santa Rosa: Luther Burbank Society, 1914. 1st ed. 32 pages. Paperback. Small stapled pamphlet encouraging farming, food crop & flowert propagation, fruit grafting, etc. Three color photos, unusual for such a publication. Somewhat uncommon.
Near Fine/Wraps. A very nice copy. # E0416. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Macfarlan, Allan A.   BOY'S BOOK OF OUTDOOR DISCOVERY  
New York: Galahad, 1973. Reprint. 160 pages. Hardcover. 0883650290 0-88365-029-0. Outdoor skills, boating, kite building, pathfinding, weather, plants, backyard geology & creatures in the wild are discussed in this book for young adventurers. A companion to Macfarlan's BACKYARD CAMPING.
Near Fine/VG. Light shelf wear. # A4199. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Malam, John, & Steve Parker.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF DINOSAURS AND OTHER PREHISTORIC CREATURES  
New York: Backpack Books, 2007. Reprint. 256 pages. Hardcover. 0760742170 0-7607-4217-0. More than 250 ancient species pictured and described in detail. Information on anatomy, behavior, diet, and habitat. Eleven inches tall, full-color illustrations on every page. In glossy boards with the same illustration as the dustjacket.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no marks. Dustjacket scuffed at top of spine. # E0042. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mancini, Earnest A., & Berry H. Tew.   PALEOGENE STRATIGRAPHY AND BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF SOUTHERN ALABAMA  
Tuscaloosa: Geological Survey AL, 1988. 63 pages. Spiral Bound. Field trip guide book for the GCAS-GCS/SEPM 38th Annual Convention in 1988. Lots of charts, maps and long words. In light gray card covers with comb binding.
Near Fine. Nice copy, no marks. # B2456. $15.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff.   EMPEROR'S EMBRACE: REFLECTIONS ON ANIMAL FAMILIES AND FATHERHOOD  
New York: Pocket Books, 1999. 1st ed. 253 pages. Hardcover. 0671020838 0-671-02083-8. The author examines male behavior and unusual examples of "good" fatherhood in wolves, beavers, sea horses, marmosets, as well as less involved fathers such as lions, languars, bears and humans.
Near Fine/Fine. Remainder mark, else Fine. # A5574. $5.75     Inquire Now  
Maynard, Thane.   ANIMAL OLYMPIANS: THE FASTEST, STRONGEST, TOUGHEST, AND OTHER WILDLIFE CHAMPIONS  
New York: Franklin Watts, 1994. 1st ed. 64 pages. Hardcover. 0531111598 0-531-11159-8. In sturdy library binding, but not ex-library. Colorful critter photos on every page.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, as new. # B4225. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McAlister, Wayne H.   LIFE ON MATAGORDA ISLAND  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 244 pages. Hardcover. 1585443379 1-58544-337-9. Naturalist couple live on the island and observe the flora and fauna. B/w line illustrations by Martha K. McAlister. Number Five: Gulf Coast Studies, sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Out of print in hardcover.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. Dustjacket is fine. # E1152. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McAlister, Wayne H.   LIFE ON MATAGORDA ISLAND  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 244 pages. Hardcover. 1585443379 1-58544-337-9. Naturalist couple live on the island and observe the flora and fauna. Illustrated by Martha K. McAlister. Number Five: Gulf Coast Studies, sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
New/New. A new copy, now out-of-print in hardcover. # E0707. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McGhee, Karen, & George McKay.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANIMALS  
New York: National Geographic, 2007. Deluxe 1st ed. 256 pages. Vinyl. 0792274601 0-7922-7460-1. Beautiful color drawings highlight this overview of the animal kindom. Deluxe edition in blue padded vinyl over boards, gilt edges and decor, ribbon marker. Great for younger readers.
Fine/No Jacket. Appears never read. # B6584. $17.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meek, A.J., & Jo Gulledge.   RED PEPPER PARADISE: AVERY ISLAND LOUISIANA  
New Orleans: Audubon Park Press, 1986. 118 pages. Hardcover. 0961645202 0-9616452-0-2. History and natural beauty of the dome where the McIlhenny family locals have produced Tabasco sauce and salt for several generations. Gift message signed by the photographer to previous owner written on yellow sticky-note attached to front flap. Landscape format 12.5 inches wide and 10.25 inches tall, filled with color photos. Foreword by L.Ronald Forman, director of Audubon Park.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E0861. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Merlano, Juan Manuel Diaz.   SALTOS, CASCADAS Y RAUDALES DE COLUMBIA  
Cali, Columbia: Banco De Occidente, 2010. 1st ed. 208 pages. Hardcover. 9589916910 9-5899169-1-0. Gift inscription to owner from Juan Carlos Marquez, a contributor to the work. Beautiful color photos of waterfalls, cascades, and rapids in the rivers of Columbia. Also studies the flora and fauna which live in and around the turbulent waters. Oversized 9.75 x 13.25 inch format.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight binding, little indication of usage. # E0198. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Miller, George Oxford.   A FIELD GUIDE TO WILDLIFE IN TEXAS AND THE SOUTHWEST  
Austin: Texas Monthly, 1988. 1st ed. 260 pages. Hardcover. 0877191263 0-87719-126-3. How the critters live and where to find them, including the mysterious and elusive jackalope.
X-Lib VG/VG. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. No markings on the dustjacket, but the spine area is slightly faded. Errata sheet glued to front endpaper. # B9348. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Milne, Penelope.   PUPPIES! WHY DO THEY DO WHAT THEY DOĻ  
Irvine, CA: Bowtie, 2001. 64 pages. Paperback. 1889540587 1-889540-58-7. Real answers to the curious things puppies do with training tips.
Fine/Wraps. Crisp, tight, unmarked. # A9555. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Moe, Jr., Martin A.   THE MARINE AQUARIUM HANDBOOK: BEGINNER TO BREEDER  
Plantation, FL: Green Turtle Publication, 19. Reprint. 170 pages. Paperback. 0939960028 0-939960-02-8. Tight, no name or marks. B/w photos.
VG/Wraps. # B6630. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moldenhauer & Hudson, (eds.), .   CONSERVATION FARMING ON STEEP LANDS  
Ankeny, Iowa: Soil/Water Conservation, 1988. 296 pages. Hardcover. 0935734198 0-935734-19-8. Material originally presented at a workshop in San Juan, Puerto Rico, March 22-27, 1987, and organized by the World Association of Soil and Water Conservation,
Fine/Fine. Book and dustjacket like new. # B0062. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mosby, Henry.   WILDLIFE INVESTIGATIONAL TECHNIQUES (SECOND EDITION, REVISED)  
Washington D.C.: Wildlife Society, 1967. 2nd ed. 419 pages. Hardcover. Maps, charts, b/w photos, drawings.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, square, tight. PON inked FEP. Some yellow highlight. # B0594. $5.25     Inquire Now  
Munz, Philip A.   CALIFORNIA SPRING WILDFLOWERS: FROM THE BASE OF THE SIERRA NEVADA & SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS TO THE SEA  
Berkeley: Univ. California, 1961. 1st ed. 122 pages. Hardcover. Tight and clean except for library points. Pocket & date sheet removed.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. # A8350. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Nathan, Leonard.   DIARY OF A LEFT-HANDED BIRDWATCHER  
New York: Harvest Books / HBJ, 1996. 145 pages. Paperback. 0156005387 0-15-600538-7. Ruminations of a long-time birder blends history and experiences.
Near Fine/Wraps. Nice copy, 1st paperback printing. # B6550. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
National Geographic, .   AMERICA'S WONDERLANDS & AMERICA'S HISTORYLANDS 2 VOLUMES IN SLIPCASE  
New York: national Geographic, 1967. 2nd ed. 1100 pages. Hardcover. A new enlarged edition of America's Wonderlands: The National Parks and America's Historylands: Landmarks of Liberty. Both books have hundreds of color illustrations and folded maps in rear pockets. In slipcase with a cover image on each side.
Fine/Fine. All as new...no wear, no marks. # E0893. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Newbert, Chris.   WITHIN A RAINBOWED SEA (SIGNED, SLIPCASED)  
Honolulu: Beyond Words, 1984. 1st ed. 208 pages. Hardcover. 0681299088 0-681-29908-8. An absolutely stunning collection of color photos of marine life in tropical waters. Printed on heavy stock. SIGNED by Newbert, IN SLIPCASE, with six separate photos laid in.
Fine/Fine. Book & dustjacket perfect. Slipcase Near Fine, with some dust spots. # B6045. $29.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Olendorff, Richard R.   GOLDEN EAGLE COUNTRY  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975. 1st ed. 202 pages. Hardcover. 0394482921 0-394-48292-1. The author's account of two years in the Eastern Rockies studying golden eagles and other birds and animals of the region. B/w illus by Robert Katona.
Good+/Good+. Some foxing to endpapers, edges. # A8118. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Ottawa Field Naturalists Club, .   CANADIAN FIELD-NATURALIST VOLUME 90, NUMBER 3; JULY-SEPT 1976 SPECIAL ISSUE: RAPTORS, ESPECIALLY THE PEREGRINE FALCON  
Ottawa, ON: Ottawa Field-Naturalists, 1976. 1st ed. 378 pages. Paperback. Special Issue dedicated to raptors...especially the Peregrine Falcon. Also included is a separate pamphlet extracted from Vol. 83, July-Sep., 1969, Regional Population Declines and Organochlorine Insecticides in Canadian Prairie Falcons. Population surveys, effects of DDT.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, unmarked copy. # B1912. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Panofsky, Hans.   INTRODUCTION TO DYNAMIC METEOROLOGY  
University Park: Pennsylvania State Univ, 19. Reprint. 243 pages. Hardcover. Grey cloth-covered boards with bright blue titles on front and spine. Textbook for teaching the fundamental concepts and equations of meteorology and forecasting.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, crisp and square with no name or marks. # B8267. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Peirce, A.C.   A MAN FROM CORPUS CHRISTI  
Fulton, TX: Copano Bay Press, 2008. 1st ed. 189 pages. Hardcover. 0976779978 0-9767799-7-8. Originally published in 1894 as The True Adventures of Two Bird Hunters and a Dog in South Texas During the Year 1887. Ten b/w illustrations.
New/New. New book. # 33720. $48.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Poole, Jackie M.   RARE PLANTS OF TEXAS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2008. 1st ed. 656 pages. Paperback. 1585445576 1-58544-557-6. A Texas A & M Nature Guide illustrated with color photos, b/w drawings and distriubtion map for over 225 threatened or endangered native plants. In glossy flexible binding with French flaps. Book 37 in the W.L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, slight bump bottom of spine. Otherwise a nice, unread copy. # E0758. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Porter, Eliot.   INTIMATE LANDSCAPES: PHOTOGRAPHS BY ELIOT PORTER  
New York: Metropolitan Museum Art, 1979. 143 pages. Hardcover. 0870992090 0-87099-209-0. Renown photographer Eliot Porter presents 55 full-page color plates, showing the diversity of the nature. 9.8 x 13 inch format. In taupe silk cloth covers with photograph pastedown on front cover.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Spine and top 3/4 inch of front board slightly sun-faded. Otherwise a sharp, unmarked copy. # B8665. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rappole, John H.   BIRDS OF THE SOUTHWEST  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. 1st ed. 329 pages. Paperback. 0890969582 0-89096-958-2. Covers birds found in Arizona, New Mexico, Southern California, and Southern Nevada.
Fine/Wraps. New book from the publisher. # E0657. $14.36   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rappole, John H.   BIRDS OF THE SOUTHWEST  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. 1st ed. 329 pages. Paperback. 0890969582 0-89096-958-2. Covers birds found in Arizona, New Mexico, Southern California, and Southern Nevada.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0708. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rappole, John H., & Gene W. Blacklock.   BIRDS OF TEXAS: A FIELD GUIDE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1994. 1st ed. 280 pages. Hardcover. 0890965447 0-89096-544-7. Number Fourteen of the W.L. Moody, Jr. Natural History Series. Maps, color plates, accounts of the birds occuring in Texas, from accidental sightings to common.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0727. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reeves, Robert G.   FLORA OF CENTRAL TEXAS  
Fort Worth: Prestige Press, 1972. 1st ed. 320 pages. Paperback. A revision of the author's 1947 Flora of South Central Texas. Provides a moderately technical, convenient size manual.
VG/Wraps. Firm, reader crease, light bump and rub. No name. 10 marked on spine. # B6945. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rickett, H. W.   ODESSEY BOOK OF AMERICAN WILDFLOWERS  
New York: Odyssey Press, 1964. 1st ed. 252 pages. Hardcover. 300 large color photos by Farrell Grehan illustrate the text describing each flower.
Near Fine/VG. Dj has some shelfwear. # A7831. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Ridsdale, Percival Sheldon.   NATURE MAGAZINE AUGUST, 1924 VOL. 4, NO. 2 AN ILLUSTRATED MONTHLY WITH POPULAR ARTICLES ABOUT NATURE  
Washington D.C.: American Nature Assoc., 192. 1st ed. 63 pages. Paperback.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small diagonal crease on back. Holes punched for a three ring binder. # A8343. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Ridsdale, Percival Sheldon.   NATURE MAGAZINE JULY 1925  
Washington D.C.: American Nature Assoc., 192. 1st ed. 64 pages. Paperback. Bruce Horsfall print of "The Jaguar", originally loose, is stuck to the first page.
Near Fine/Wraps. Center page pulled out of staples. Punched for a three ring binder. # A8344. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Ridsdale, Percival Sheldon.   NATURE MAGAZINE NOVEMBER, 1924 VOL. 4, NO. 5 AN ILLUSTRATED MONTHLY WITH POPULAR ARTICLES ABOUT NATURE  
Washington D.C.: American Nature Assoc., 192. 1st ed. 63 pages. Paperback.
Fine/Wraps. No creases or marks. Holes punched for a three ring binder. # A8342. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Riha, J., & R. Subik.   THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CACTI AND OTHER SUCCULENTS  
London: Octopus Books, 1981. 1st ed. 352 pages. Hardcover. 0706414926 0-7064-1492-6. Illustrated throughout, mostly color photos. This English version translated by D. Habova, and edited by Gillian and Kenneth A. Beckett.
Good+/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Foot of spine bumped. Small tears & price tag. # B5046. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Risdon, D.H.S.   SONG BIRDS  
New York: Crescent Books, 1974. Reprint. 64 pages. Hardcover. Illustrtated throughout with b/w drawings and color photos.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B6433. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rolfe, A.R.   DIVERS & AQUARISTS GUIDE TO TROPICAL MARINE FISHES/INVERTEBRATES ATLANTIC CARIBBEAN EDITION  
St.Thomas, VI: ALCR Corp.,. 32 pages. Paperback. Lots of color photos so the diver can identify what he sees. A section on which can be put in a tank without mauling or eating tank-mates.
VG/Wraps. Clean & tight, very little edge-rub. # A7101. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Rozzi, Ricardo, & Jaime E. Jimenez.   MAGELLANIC SUB-ANTARCTIC ORNITHOLOGY: FIRST DECADE OF LONG-TERM BIRD STUDIES AT THE OMARA ETHNOBOTANICAL PARK, CAPE HORN BIOSPHERE  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2014. 1st ed. 364 pages. Paperback. 157441531X 1-57441-531-X. Published by the University of North Texas and Universidad de Magallanes. Excellent study of birds near the tip of South America. Color photos, numerous maps, charts and other data.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, light edgewear. # E0552. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rozzi, Ricardo, & Jaime E. Jimenez.   MAGELLANIC SUB-ANTARCTIC ORNITHOLOGY: FIRST DECADE OF LONG-TERM BIRD STUDIES AT THE OMARA ETHNOBOTANICAL PARK, CAPE HORN BIOSPHERE  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2014. 1st ed. 364 pages. Paperback. 157441531X 1-57441-531-X. Published by the University of North Texas and Universidad de Magallanes.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, bump at foot of spine. # E0553. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ruskin, John.   DEUCALION; THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER; THE EAGLE'S NEST; ARROWS OF THE CHACE (WORKS OF JOHN RUSKIN, ODD VOLUME, CROWELL)  
New York: Thomas Crowell, nd. Reprint. 864 pages. Hardcover. Four works in one volume. Not dated, but 1895-1910 most likley. In green cloth with gilt decorations. Renaissance man Ruskin writes on geology, natural science in relation to art. A bit of literary fantasy with King of the Golden River, which also has cartoon illustrations. Finishes up withe Arrows of the Chace: Letters on Art.
VG/No Jacket. A clean, solid copy. Light touch of spotting on back panel. # B3204. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schaffner, Isabella Kruse.   TURKEYS IN TEXAS: A HISTORY OF THE TURKEY INDUSTRY IN TEXAS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1954. 1st ed. 67 pages. Hardcover. Natural history of the turkey and the industry of turkey production.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear on book or Dj. # B4204. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schneider, Earl.   ENJOY YOUR ALLIGATOR  
New York: Pet Library, LTD, 1973. Reprint. 31 pages. Paperback. Color photos on every page. Information about the history and life of the animal in the wild, and how to care for your baby pet.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked stapled pamphlet. # B7937. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shaw, Richard J.   WILDFLOWERS OF YELLOWSTONE AND GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARKS  
Salt Lake City: Wheelwright, 1963. Revised ed. 42 pages. Spiral Bound. Brief descriptions and colorful photos will aid in identification of wildflowers found in Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks.
VG/Wraps. No name or marks. Spiral is cracked through in a couple of places. # A8352. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Shipley, Frank S.   THE GALVESTON BAY PLAN: A COMPREHENSIVE CONSERVATION/MANAGEMENT PLAN DRAFT - FOR PUBLIC REVIEW  
Webster, Texas: Gal. Bay Estuary Program, 19. 1st ed. 353 pages. Paperback. A draft document for review and comment before public meetings scheduled to begin in May 1994. Deadline for written comments was July 1, 1994. Contains maps, charts, and graphs.
New/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No reader crease. # B5166. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Skutch, Alexander F.   LIFE OF THE HUMMINGBIRD  
New York: Crown Publishers, no date. Reprint. 95 pages. Hardcover. 051750572X 0-517-50572-X. Full-color illustrations of more than 80 species by Aurhur B. Singer.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B7053. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, A.W.   A GARDENER'S BOOK OF PLANT NAMES: A HANDBOOK OF THE MEANING AND ORIGINS OF PLANT NAMES  
New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Book Club ed. 408 pages. Hardcover. Handbook of derivations, meanings, and uses includes over 4,000 botanical names, with a cross index of common names, and a variety of enlightening info on plants in our history. Clean, fitm, no name or marks. Endpapers and edges foxed. Dj scuffed, Spine tips worn.
VG/Good. # B6544. $8.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, Fred E.   GUIDEBOOK FOR ANNUAL FIELD TRIP HOUSTON GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY AND GULF COAST SECTION OF SEPM, MAY 2, 1959, LOWER TERTIIARY AND UPPER  
Houston: Houston Geological Soc., 1959. 54 pages. Spiral Bound. Lower Tertiary and Upper Cretaceous of Brazos River Valley, Texas. Interesting guide with b/w photos, maps, diagrams and foldout well log to 5,000 feet. In red spiral comb binding.
Good+/Wraps. Bit of dampstain to rear cover not affecting text. # B7091. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, Steve, & Dale C. Spartas.   JUST LABS  
Minocqua, WI: Willow Creek Press, 1996. Reprint. 144 pages. Hardcover. 1572230290 1-57223-029-0. 200 color photos of the most popular breed in the U.S., with loving descriptions of the dog at home and in the field.
Fine/Near Fine. Book has no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has quarter-inch tear lower back at spine. # E0072. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smithsonian, .   FIRE OF LIFE: THE SMITHSONIAN BOOK OF THE SUN  
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institute, 1981. 1st ed. 262 pages. Hardcover. 0895990067 0-89599-006-7. Color photos throughout.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has three tiny tears top edge. # B5706. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Snyderman, Marty.   OCEAN LIFE: DISCOVERING THE WORLD BENEATH THE SEAS  
Lincolnwood, IL: Publications Intl., 1991. 1st ed. 320 pages. Hardcover. 0881769649 0-88176-964-9. Life in the sea, detailed in its infinite variety with hundreds of color photos in this 10 x 12 inch oversize book.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Image shows glare from mylar, but is fine. # B0007. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stahl, Carmine, & Ria McElvaney.   TREES OF TEXAS: AN EASY GUIDE TO LEAF IDENTIFICATION  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. Reprint. 288 pages. Paperback. 1603445153 1-60344-515-3. Illustration of leaves and description of each tree, map of vegetation regions of Texas, color photos of floral parts, glossary, index, and half-dozen appendices. Large 8.5 x 11 inch softcover with french flaps. An excellent resource.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0533. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stanford, Ernest Elwood.   GENERAL AND ECONOMIC BOTANY  
New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1937. 675 pages. Hardcover. Botany textbook with illustrated with b/w sharp photos and drawings throughout. Dark red cloth-covered boards with faded gilt title on spine. Index.
Good/No Jacket. Top of psine bruised, hinges atarting, but still firm. Corners square, no name or marks. # E1188. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stevenson, Jim.   BIRDLIFE OF GALVESTON  
Galveston: Goshawk Press, 2013. 1st ed. 174 pages. Paperback. 0578134918 0-578-13491-8. Author and photographer Jim Stevenson brings over four decades of birding knowledge to create an informative guide to one of the world's top birding spots. Hundreds of color photos, many of birds in flight, showing markings and flight profiles. Info on where to go both on and off-island. Sections with Galveston's bird families, book species accounts, migration info, non-bird species one may encounter, and other natural history data. 8.5 x 11 inch format.
New/Wraps. New copies. # 33738. $43.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stewart, Gail.   CABINET OF NATURAL HISTORY & AMERICAN RURAL SPORTS IN SLIPCASE  
Barre, MA: Imprint Society, 1973. Reprint. 150 pages. Hardcover. 087636055X 0-87636-055-X. Reprint in one volume of original three annual volumes, 1830-1833, including all 56 plates, 12 in color, by Charles Wilson Peale & William Bartram. Accompanying text has been abridged from original.
Fine/No Jacket. Fine book. Slipcase has a tiny stain on front pasted label, no wear. # A4261. $36.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stilwell, Hart, & Brandon D. Shuler (ed).   GLORY OF THE SILVER KING: THE GOLDEN AGE OF TARPON FISHING  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2011. 1st ed. 152 pages. Hardcover. 1603442677 1-60344-267-7. Editor Shuler has revived Stilwell's unpublished manuscript for a wider audience. 23 b/w photos, 19 maps, index. Gulf Coast Books sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
New/New. New book. # E0781. $24.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sugarman, Peter.   FIELD GUIDE TO THE ORCA WHALES OF GREATER PUGET SOUND AND SOUTHERN BRITISH COLUMBIA  
Friday Harbor: The Whale Museum, 1984. 27 pages. Paperback. 0333310020 0-333-31002-0. Designed to give the reader a better understanding of marine mammals and to help recognize and identify individuals likely to be sighted. Stapled with stiff card cover. Illustrations by Albert Shepard.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks. # E0401. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sullivan, Walter.   LANDPRINTS: ON THE MAGNIFICENT AMERICAN LANDSCAPE  
New York: Times Books, 1984. 1st ed. 384 pages. Hardcover. Study of geological formations and changes to land surface by glacers, rivers and other forces. B/w photos, with many aerial shots.
VG/Fair. Dj has several short tears. # A3142. $10.25     Inquire Now  
Swahn, J.O.   THE LORE OF SPICES: THEIR HISTORY, NATURE AND USES AROUND THE WORLD  
New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997. Reprint. 208 pages. Hardcover. 076070709X 0-7607-0709-X. 250 colorful illustrations, many full-page.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket, no marks. # E0821. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Teale, Edwin Way.   PHOTOGRAPHS OF AMERICAN NATURE  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 197. Hardcover. 286 b/w photos of animals, flora and the outdoors. Quite a few nice close-ups. On nice paper stock.
Good+/VG. # A2746. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Texas Highways, .   WILD FLOWERS: A PORTFOLIO OF FRAMEABLE PRINTS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1985. 1st ed. 8 pages. Print. 0890962324 0-89096-232-4. Photographs from Texas Hiways Magazine. 18 X 14 inches, 7 prints suitable for framing.
Fine/No Jacket. New copy sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. # B6835. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thiel, Albert J.   SMALL REEF AQUARIUM BASICS: THE OPTIMUM AQUARIUM FOR THE REEF HOBBYIST  
Bridgeport, CT: Aardvark Press, 1989. 1st ed. 175 pages. Paperback. 0945777027 0-945777-02-7. Clean, tight, no name or marks. B/w illustrations.
VG/Wraps. # B6631. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tippett, James.   PATHS TO CONSERVATION OUR ANIMAL BOOKS VI  
Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath, 1937. 1st ed. 299 pages. Hardcover. Fifty-three stories to make children aware of their role in nature. Birds, animals, trees, plants, state flowers, landscape & scenery, and human's role in conserving them are discussed. Bright two-color illustrations throughout. From a corporate library, maybe never used.
X-Lib NF/No Jacket. Clean, tight, bright & square. PON om FEP. Minor library points. # A9365. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Tufts School veterinary, .   BREED SPECIFIC: YOUR GUIDE TO THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DOGS  
Medford, MA: Good Dog Library, 2005. 1st ed. 205 pages. Hardcover. 0975871652 0-9758716-5-2. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. Produced by the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
Fine/No Jacket. # B6635. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tunnell, John Jr., & Jean Andrews.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF TEXAS SEASHELLS: IDENTIFICATION, ECOLOGY, DISTRIBUTION & HISTORY  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2010. 1st ed. 512 pages. Hardcover. 1603441417 1-60344-141-7. Sponsored by the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Maps, color photos, glossary, references, and index.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0748. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Turner, B.L.   THE LEGUMES OF TEXAS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1977. Reprint. 284 pages. Paperback. 0292746180 0-292-74618-0. Description, taxonomy, distribution maps and other info on this diverse plant family. Bibliography, indexed.
VG/Wraps. Light foxing to edges, else nice. # B6897. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Vequist, Gary W., & Daniel S. Licht.   WILDLIFE WATCHING IN AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS: A SEASONAL GUIDE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2013. 1st ed. 228 pages. Paperback. 1603448144 1-60344-814-4. A guide to seeing wild animals in America's national parks. Identifies the best places and times to see the critters. Color photos and index. Flex cover with french-flaps.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, upper front cover bruised. # E0600. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wallace, Joseph.   BOOK OF DINOSAURS AND OTHER ANCIENT CREATURES: AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. 1st ed. 144 pages. Hardcover. 0671865900 0-671-86590-0. Armchair tour of the animals on display in the museum's fossil halls, and a behind-the-scenes look at the explorers who discovered them. B/w and color photos, paintings, and drawings.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B5697. $29.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wauer, Roland H.   BIRDING THE SOUTHWESTERN NATIONAL PARKS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 200 pages. Hardcover. 1585442860 1-58544-286-0. Written by a birder for birders, illustrated by Mimi Hoppe Wolf. References and index.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0715. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wauer, Roland H.   NATURALIST'S BIG BEND: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE TREES AND SHRUBS, WILDFLOWERS, CACTI, MAMMALS, BIRDS, REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS, FISH  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1980. Revised ed. 149 pages. Hardcover. 0890960690 0-89096-069-0. Covers most all the flora and fauna encountered in the Big Bend National Park. Color and b/w photos, bibliography.
Fine/Near Fine. Tight, unmarked. Tiny tear top edge of dustjacket near spine. # E0751. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Welch, William C.   PERENNIAL GARDEN COLOR: PERENNIALS, COTTAGE GARDENS, OLD ROSES, AND COMPANION PLANTS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2013. Reprint. 265 pages. Paperback. 160344968X 1-60344-968-X. Gardeners' guide written especially for Texas and the South to address climate issues of the region. More than 500 color photos and information on planting 125 different perennials and their companion plants. Included is commentary on histories and uses of over 100 varieties of old garden roses. Foreword by Neil Sperry. Flex binding with french-flaps.
VG/Wraps. Unsold copies with small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, just a hint of wear to spine ends and corners. # E0569. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
White, Helen A.   ALASKA-YUKON WILD FLOWERS GUIDE  
Anchorage, AK: Alaska Northwest, 1983. Reprint. 218 pages. Paperback. Descriptive text, colorful photo, and line drawing for each species.
VG/Wraps. Slightly wavey from humidity, o/w clean & tight. No creases. # A8353. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Woltereck, Dr. Heinz.   WHAT SCIENCE KNOWS ABOUT LIFE: AN EXPLORATION OF LIFE SOURCES  
New York: Association Press, 1963. 1st Am. ed. 240 pages. Hardcover. First American edition, in the Popular Science Living Library Program. Numerous b/w photos of all kinds of life. Indexed.
Fine/Near Fine. A fine, tight copy. Dustjacket show faint wear at spine ends. # B7818. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Woolford, Sam & Bess, & The Toepperweins.   GULF COAST ADVENTURE AND GULF OF MEXICO HANDBOOK  
Boerne, Texas: Highland Press, 1953. 1st ed. 64 pages. Paperback. Great story and lots of info for the nature buff. Illustrated throughout with drawings by the authors. Uncommon.
VG/Wraps. Tight, unmarked. Light rubbing along stapled spine. # B7299. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Zappler, editor, Georg.   SALTWATER FISHES OF TEXAS: A GUIDE TO KNOWING AND CATCHING BAY AND GULF FISHES  
Austin: Texas Parks/Wildlife, 1993. Revised ed. 41 pages. Paperback. 0963676539 0-9636765-3-9. Beautifully illustrated in full color by Annette Neel, Nancy McGowan, and Henry Compton. Text describes each fish, its habits and habitat, and if it is good to eat.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight. Corner of front cover bent. # B4073. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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