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Image for The Canadian Guernsey Herd Book containing Pedigrees 20382 to 32000  Volume 6

The Canadian Guernsey Herd Book containing Pedigrees 20382 to 32000 Volume 6

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Ottawa, The Canadian Guernsey Breeders Association: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005729

Condition: Very Good


xxxiv, 539pp. "Compiled and edited in the office of the Canadian National Livestock Records" View more info

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Series of Articles on Dairying in Nova Scotia [1908]

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Halifax, N.S,, King's Printer: 1909

Seller ID: Books009589

Condition: Very Good


[ii], 151 pages, plus 12 photograph plates. Cover title continues: Being a Reprint from the Annual Report of the Secretary for Agriculture Province of Nova Scotia. For the year 1908. Creasing to covers, small loss to heel of spine paney. Sound binding. 31 articles. View more info

Image for Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Acertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Volume X.

Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Acertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Volume X.

By: N/A

Price: $1,056.25

Publisher: Washington, A. O. P. Nicholson: 1859

Seller ID: Books010663

Condition: Very Good


16, xiv, 2, 400, 27, 64, 24, [8], 97, 13 pages, and 122 plates: Fishes 51; Mammals 9; Reptiles 34, Birds 28. All bird plates hand coloured. Complete. Leather spine and corners professionally replaced to style; new endpapers, with original blank endpapers at front and rear. Foxing to some b&w plates; the bird plates are clean and vibrant. Overseas customers please inquire for accurate shipping options. View more info

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The Deer of Nova Scotia

By: Benson, Denis A. and Donald G. Dodds

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Dept. of Lands and Forests, N.S.: 1980

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: Books011383

ISBN: 0888710003

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 92 pages. Abrasion to front cover; light soiling. View more info

Image for All About Reptiles (Including Frogs and Toads)

All About Reptiles (Including Frogs and Toads)

By: Berridge, W.S.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1935

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: Books007053

Condition: Good


270, [1] pages. Printed in England. Presumably Berridge's All About Reptiles and Batrachians with the clade explicated for American consumption. Same number of pages as well as the "hundred and thirty-four illustrations from photographs by the author". No stated date of publication; worldcat has it as 1935 along with the Harrap UK. This US issue does not have a pictorial cover. Former owner's name stamped to front endpaper; light soiling there and to facing paste... View more info

Image for Teeth of the Horse, Chart for Accurately Telling the Age from Six Months to Twenty-Nine Years

Teeth of the Horse, Chart for Accurately Telling the Age from Six Months to Twenty-Nine Years

By: Brandt, Louis

Price: $123.50

Publisher: N. D. Thompson: 1897

Seller ID: Books009594

Condition: Very Good


22 x 34 inches unfolded; 8.5 x 5.7 folded. An example that has been correctly folded. Small line of abrasion seen in the 5th photo. No repairs or markings. An eye-catching piece, suitable for framing. View more info

Image for Standard Belgian Hare Book. Being A Clear and Concise Treatise on the Belgian Hare; its origin, kinds, growth of industry, sanitation and construction of the rabbitry, selection of stock, care of the young, feeding, diseases and their cures, scoring ...

Standard Belgian Hare Book. Being A Clear and Concise Treatise on the Belgian Hare; its origin, kinds, growth of industry, sanitation and construction of the rabbitry, selection of stock, care of the young, feeding, diseases and their cures, scoring ...

By: Capps, M. D.

Price: $431.25

Publisher: Chicago, The Henneberry Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009693

Condition: Very Good


151 pages, plus Henneberry catalogue at rear. Green cloth with titles in silver to front and spine. Illustrated with photographic reproductions. Binding sound, hinges secure. Hand written index on final leaf; else unmarked. Small chip to lower corner of page 151 with no loss to text. Rare. View more info

Image for The Complete Toy Manchester Terrier AND Toy Manchester Terriers Ideals and Faults

The Complete Toy Manchester Terrier AND Toy Manchester Terriers Ideals and Faults

By: Dempsey, Dixie; Enno Meyer, A.F. Rolf

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Silver Spring, MD, Denlinger's: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008216

Condition: Very Good


112 pages and 8 page pamphlet of the American Toy Manchester Terrier Club. Unobtrusive gift inscription from Punch and Bambi at foot of pictorial front pastedown. Else clean and unmarked in sound binding. View more info

Image for Thomas Bewick and His Pupils. With ninety-five illustrations

Thomas Bewick and His Pupils. With ninety-five illustrations

By: Dobson, Austin

Price: $292.50

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008126

Condition: Very Good


xviii, 232 pages. 7.5 x 6 inches. Finely bound in contemporary brown morocco over feathered paper, with five raised bands, label and decoration to spine. Miniscule bookseller's stamp to top left verso front endpaper: Harrison 59 Pall Mall. Feathered endpapers, with armorial bookplate front pastedown [Henry Ralph Lambton]. Small ownership signature at top left of first blank endpaper dated 1985. First few and final few leaves show considerable foxing; frontispiece tissue ... View more info

Image for Canadian Turf Recollections and Other Sketches

Canadian Turf Recollections and Other Sketches

By: Dodds, E. King

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON., Self published: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007432

Condition: Very Good


304 pages, plus plates. Horse racing anecdotes numerous and humorous illustrated with photographic plates most of which are portraits. Paper clip rust to top of second and third leaves. Binding and hinges sound, no inscriptions. Moderate fraying to head and foot of spine. View more info

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Arkansas' Deer Herd

By: Donaldson, David; Carl Hunter and T. H. Holder

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Little Rock, AK, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission: 1951

Seller ID: Books008749

Condition: Very Good


72 pages. A little wear to covers and the number 779 top right front cover; else clean and unmarked. View more info

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Tony the Tuna [Signed]

By: Farrington, S. Kip, Jr.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Southhampton, N.Y., The Yankee Peddler Book Company: 1975

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books004208

Condition: Good


[36pp] nice 1980 gift inscription from author. Jacket has light handling grime and two tears: 2" at flap fold, 1" to base of spine. Boards lightly soiled. View more info

Image for Bylaag tot Koedoe 1984 Simposium-verrigtinge oor die Kalahari-Ekosisteem =: Supplement to Koedoe 1984 Proceedings of a Symposium on the Kalahari Ecosystem : Pretoria ... 1983

Bylaag tot Koedoe 1984 Simposium-verrigtinge oor die Kalahari-Ekosisteem =: Supplement to Koedoe 1984 Proceedings of a Symposium on the Kalahari Ecosystem : Pretoria ... 1983

By: G. de Graaff and Dorothea Janse van Rensberg (edited by)

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Pretoria, National Parks Board of Trustees/ University of Pretoria: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008689

ISBN: 0869530410

Condition: Very Good


xi, 333pp. Twenty-four papers from a symposium on the ecology of the Kalahari. View more info

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Greylight

By: Greene, Anne Bosworth

Price: $97.50

Publisher: New York & London, The Century Co.: 1924

Seller ID: Books007177

Condition: Poor


222 pages. Third printing [stated on jacket] of the first edition. Jacket spine tanned and chipped at head. Verso of jacket reinforced along edges with brown paper tape. Jacket is complete and stable, thogh splitting along upper hinge. E. Schoeller signed engraved bookplate 1903 of Olga E. Schoeller to front endpaper and, facing that, a pasted-in photo of a small girl with ponies. Despite the relatively well preserved jacket and handsome front cover, the interior is roug... View more info

Animal Diversity. Fourth Edition.

By: Hickman, Cleveland and Larry Roberts, Susan Keen, Allan Larson, David Eisenhour

Price: $91.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science Engineering: 2007

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: Books005901

ISBN: 0072528443

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 460 pages. Clean and unmarked: as new. View more info

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Following the Roe: A Natural History of the Roe Deer [signed]

By: Holmes, Frank Jr.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew: 1974

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books005037

ISBN: 0702810401

Condition: Very Good


112 pp. Profusely illustrated with photos and descriptive drawings, with references and an index. Jacket is without defect and the only internal marking is the inscription from the author. View more info

Image for Robert Ramble's Visit to the Grand Menagerie, with Full Descriptions and Anecdotes of the Animals

Robert Ramble's Visit to the Grand Menagerie, with Full Descriptions and Anecdotes of the Animals

By: John Frost

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, James Crissy: 1845

Seller ID: Books007098

Condition: Fair


Tan boards with black leather spine; gilt titles to front and gilt bands to spine. Uncommon early American juvenile picture book of wild animals. Binding holding well but general soiling to pages and lacking a number of leaves: frontispiece of giraffe, engraved title page, 13 (lion), 17 (tiger), 21-24 (panther), 45 (buffalo), 123 (cinnamon bear), 143 (nyl-ghau). Bottom inch of pp. 19/20 torn away. Pencil scribbling to blank verso of pagee 50 and 98. Last page is 142 (of ... View more info

The Answer Book on Hunting for the Canadian Pony Club

By: Linkletter, Ella

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Kelowna Pony Club:

Seller ID: Books005813

Condition: Good


20 pages. Undated, c. 1980. Printed by Sunbird Press. Ella Linkletter condensed her notes on hunting into this form, particularly for the use of junior hunters. Contents include: "Tally Ho"; Structure of the hunt; Hunting tips; Hunting etiquette; Glossary of hunt terms; Hunt statistics; Hunt attire. Illustrated with line drawings and photographs, with a short facsimile letter from John Gilray on front endpaper. Covers soiled and a touch of foxing to centre page [... View more info

Image for New, Complete and Universal Natural History, of All the Most Remarkable Quadrupeds ... From the Last London Edition of J. Macloc, Much improved and enlarged.... By Benjamin Mayo. Vol. 1 [of two].

New, Complete and Universal Natural History, of All the Most Remarkable Quadrupeds ... From the Last London Edition of J. Macloc, Much improved and enlarged.... By Benjamin Mayo. Vol. 1 [of two].

By: Macloc, J.; Benjamin Mayo

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, M'Carty & Davis: 1818

Seller ID: Books008616

Condition: Good


[i]-xii, [13]-152 pages; with frontispiece and 22 plates numbered 1-22 {one leaf of text: page 145/6 is lacking}. 7.25 x 4.3 inches. Full leather with original black leather label to spine. Binding is sound and hinges secure. Considerable staining throughout; professional repair to a few leaves. Volume one of two only. This volume covers quadrupeds and is profusely illustrated. The table of contents includes Birds, Fish, Reptiles, Insects present in Vol. II. First editio... View more info

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Tales of the Horse; Personal Reflections

By: Mcleod, R.V

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Sackville, N.B., Tantramar Heritage Trust: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010655

ISBN: 0968304206

Condition: Very Good


35 pages. Profusely illustrated. View more info