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1 Abbey, Edward w/preface By Blaustein, John & w/intro By Litton, Martin The Hidden Canyon : a River Journey
New York, NY The Viking Press 1977 067037010X / 9780670370108 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos by Blaustein, John 
135 pp, black cloth boards w/gilt letters, dj black-wht w/color pictorial front & back. Edward Abbey updates John Wesley Powell's diary with his own journal of the eighteen-day trip on the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. John Blaustein's photographs focus on plant & animal life, the hidden gorges & side canyons & the rapids, notably Lava Falls. Martin Litton provides the right blend of historical & technical data for the reader. dj price-clipped, scuffed spot on ffep from address label . 
Price: 165.75 USD
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2 Ackerman, Diane The Rarest of the Rare : Vanishing Animals, Timeless Worlds
New York, NY Random House 1995 0679403469 / 9780679403463 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Very Good Oblong Sm4to from 9" to 11" Tall Signed by Author
xxi, 184 pp, quarterbound w/blu papercovered boards w/black cloth spine w/gilt lettering, dj black w/gilt lettering w/color illustrated front & spine, photo of author on the back, SIGNED by the author on the title page. Author covers the disappearance of rare, exotic, and endangered species & habitats.  
Price: 17.85 USD
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3 Adams, Richard w/science texts by Hooper, Max, Nature Through the Seasons
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1975 0671221078 / 9780671221072 Hard Cover Very Good  Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Goddard, David A. 
108 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj wht w/black lettering & color pictorial front & back. A guide to nature through the seasons, has descriptions of the animals, birds, trees and flowers that a amateur naturlaist is likely to encounter.  
Price: 14.45 USD
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4 Addison, Josephine w/foreword by Bellamy, David The Illustrated Plant Lore : A Unique Pot-Pourri of History, Folklore and Practical Advice
London, England Sidgwick & Jackson Limited 1986 0283991348 / 9780283991349 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Wise, Rosemary 
x, 326 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering. The book contains listing of various plants with their common and botanical names along with information on how they received their name and some of the sues for the plants.  
Price: 15.93 USD
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5 Agassiz, Professor and Mrs. Louis A Journey in Brazil
Boston, MA Houghton, Mifflin and Company 1886 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall 
xix, map, 540 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, grey coated endpapers, t.e.g. (top edge gilt). The book describes the voyage from New York to Rio de Janeiro and its environs. The author describes life in Rio and then continues w/voyage up the coast to Pará and then to Manaos. He describes life in the various places in Brazil. 
Price: 54.83 USD
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6 Ajilvsgi, Geyata Wildflowers of Texas
Fredericksburg, TX Shearer Publishing 1991 0940672464 / 9780940672468 3rd Printing Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Photos & Map 
xvii, 414 pp, glossy black SC w/color pictorial front & real panels. Guide for wildflowers f/western mountains to eastern swamplands, f/piney woods to coastal plains, f/the Panhandle's Llano Estacado to the desert habitats along the Mexican border. 378 of the most commmon varities were originally presented. The species are grouped into four sections: white-green yellow-ornage, red-pink, and blue-purple. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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7 Ajilvsgi, Geyata Wildflowers of Texas
Fredericksburg, TX Shearer Publishing 1984 0940672154 / 9780940672154 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Photos & Map 
xvii, 414 pp, red cloth covered boards w/wht lettering, dj blk w/wht lettering & w/color pictorial front. Guide for wildflowers f/western mountains to eastern swamplands, f/piney woods to coastal plains, f/the Panhandle's Llano Estacado to the desert habitats along the Mexican border. 378 of the most commmon varities are presented. prev owners address label on ffep, dj rubbed & worn at top of spine and top corners. 
Price: 16.11 USD
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8 Ajilvsgi, Geyata Wildflowers of Texas
Fredericksburg, TX Shearer Publishing 1991 0940672464 / 9780940672468 3rd Printing Soft Cover Very Goodn No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Photos & Map 
xvii, 414 pp, glossy black SC w/color pictorial front & real panels. Guide for wildflowers f/western mountains to eastern swamplands, f/piney woods to coastal plains, f/the Panhandle's Llano Estacado to the desert habitats along the Mexican border. 378 of the most commmon varities were originally presented. The species are grouped into four sections: white-green yellow-ornage, red-pink, and blue-purple. 
Price: 10.84 USD
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9 Aldin, Cecil Dogs of Character
London, England Eyre & Spottiswoode Limited 1927 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Aldin, Cecil 
117 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on front cover & spine, color pastedown illustration on the front cover, two full page color plates "Micky" and "The Ugliest Dog in the Show" and many black-white & orange illustrations throughout the text. The book provides information on how to get a dog, how to train your dog, which tells of tatters, tells of artists' models, things you ought to know and of bad habits, and dog shows and more.  
Price: 255.00 USD
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10 Ali, Salim and Futehally, Laeeq Common Birds - India-the Land and People
New Delhi, India National Book Trust, India 1967 Hard Cover Very Good Good+ Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Color Illustrations 
118 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on the front cover and spine, glossy green-white dj w/blue-red-green illustrated front panel. The book is the ABC of bird watching in India to help novice learn to recognize the common birds of his locality. prev own name ffep, dj edges sl chipping. 
Price: 12.54 USD
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11 Allen, Richard K. Common Intertidal Invertebrates of Southern California
Palo Alto, CA Peek Publications 1969 Soft Cover Good  No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Battagliotti, Jerry 
vi, 170 pp, brown-aqua SC wraps. The guide was begun as a series of taxonomic keys to the common southern California intertidal invertebrates. The principal taxa are discussed but only the keys for with common or conspicuous local species. The checklists contain binominal name, vernacular name, geographic distribution, external characters, average adult size, habitat, and souther California localities where the species have been observed. covers rubbed w/some wear tot eh spine.  
Price: 8.45 USD
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12 Anderson, Elizabeth S. and Gillespie, Annie Paulson, Editors The National Wildflower Research Center's Wildflower Handbook
Stillwater, MN Voyageur Press, Inc. 1992 0896582019 / 9780896582019 2nd Edition Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Illustrated 
304 pp, blu-green-yel-orange-purple color illustrated SC wraps. The book provides a single source of basic information needed both by the general public and by professionals. It include's the how-to's of landscaping with native plants. rubbed and chipped on the spine. 
Price: 5.74 USD
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13 Andrews, Jean Sea Shells of the Texas Coast
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1971 0292701373 / 9780292701373 Hard Cover Very Good - Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos by Gates, Jean Bowers 
xvii, 298 pp, blu cloth covered boards, dj blu w/wht lettering and w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The book contains 369 mollusk photograhs and 65 line drawings that go with the text. The author has written a guide to the mollusks and to the barrier islands of Texas. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. Lowman Printing Arts in Texas pg 32 & 71. some light foxing to the first couple of pages, light sunning top edge of boards, prev owner's name on the ffep. 
Price: 72.25 USD
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14 Andrews, Jean Sea Shells of the Texas Coast
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1971 0292701373 / 9780292701373 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket/fine Slipcase Limited & Numbered Edition 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
xvii, 298 pp, specially bound w/light brown silk screened linen fabric designed by the author w/black lettering on the spine, dark brown illustrations on the front cover & dark brown lettering on the front cover, dark brown endpapers w/a SIGNED limited edition bookplate on the FPD, this is No. 23 of 55 cc's, slipcase light brown clothcovered. The book is Inscribed Happy Shelling! on the half title page and SIGNED. Therefore the book is doubled signed by the author. The book contains 369 mollusk photograhs and 65 line drawings that go with the text. She has written a guide to the mollusks and to the barrier islands of Texas. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. Lowman Printing Arts in Texas pg 32 & 71. The slipcase has been built by professional book binder. 
Price: 195.50 USD
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15 Andrews, Jean Texas Shells : a Field Guide
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1981 0292724314 / 9780292724310 Soft Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
xvi, 175 pp, tan-light brown-red-white SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel & spine. The book contains 279 mollusks, each fully described and illustrated. The guide is organized so that both the novice collector and the professional malacologist can quickly identify their finds. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. slight crease on upper left corner of the rear panel. 
Price: 24.23 USD
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16 Andrews, Jean Texas Shells : a Field Guide
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1981 0292724314 / 9780292724310 Soft Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
xvi, 175 pp, tan-light brown-red-white SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel & spine. The book contains 279 mollusks, each fully described and illustrated. The guide is organized so that both the novice collector and the professional malacologist can quickly identify their finds. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. 
Price: 25.08 USD
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17 Andrews, Jean The Pepper - Trail History & Recipes from Around the World
Denton, TX University of North Texas Press 1999 1574410709 / 9781574410709 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Dj 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Andrews, Jean Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
261 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page, white endpapers w/brown maps. The author follows the spice trade and early movements of capsicums along the spice roads through much of Turkey and the Middle East, Africa and Monsoon Asia (India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Indonesia) plus Sichuan and Hunan provinces in China. The book includes previous undiscovered facts, such as the etymology of the word "cayenne." The book has a "The IACP Cookbook Awards Winner" sticker on the title page. 
Price: 36.98 USD
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18 Andrews, Jean The Texas Bluebonnet
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1986 0292707584 / 9780292707580 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
64 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine, dj dark blue spine w/wht lettering, dj front & back illustrated blu-wht bluebonnet flowers w/orange title block. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. dj tear on the front repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in mylar Brodart protector. 
Price: 10.63 USD
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19 Andrews, Jean The Texas Bluebonnet
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1986 0292707584 / 9780292707580 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
64 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine, dj dark blue spine w/wht lettering, dj front & back illustrated blu-wht bluebonnet flowers w/orange title block. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. dj small tear on the front bottom repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in a Brodart mylar protector. 
Price: 12.71 USD
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20 Andrews, Jean The Texas Bluebonnet
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1993 029270447X / 9780292704473 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
64 pp, glossy blu papercovered boards w/white lettering on spine, color illustrated endpapers w/bluebonnet flowers & maps. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. bumped top corner at spine. 
Price: 7.44 USD
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