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Image for Woodsy Owl Activity Guide  Lend a Hand - Care for the Land! Give a Hoot - Don't Pollute

Woodsy Owl Activity Guide Lend a Hand - Care for the Land! Give a Hoot - Don't Pollute

By: Godsey, Pamela Program Manager National Resource Conservation Education USDA Forest Service

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Children's Television Workshop: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32176

Condition: Very Good +


Crisp bright 38 pg spiral bound 1st edition paperback with plenty for kids to do and learn about how they can help save the earth. Corners of card covers bumped at tips, bit of color loss at extremities from storage but no major rubbing. Text unmarked, appears unread. How to involve the families, suggested activities like a Scavenger Hunt, Meet the Trees, Learning about rainwater, Learning about soil and much more. Includes crisp 13 1/2" x 21 1/2" folded Woodsy O... View more info

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The Castle In The Sand A Hurricane Elves Story

By: Goff, George

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NC, GLR & C Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32142

ISBN: 0971922306

Condition: Near Fine


24 pg 1st edition paperback book tells of some children who found a mysterious castle on a beach on the Eastern shore of NC at Jockey's Ridge where some Hurricane Elves were found who taught them about the delicate natural balance of life on the shore, the damage Hurricanes can cause and the importance of marshes to the eco system of the shore life. View more info

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The Adventures of a Siberian Cub

By: Golschmann, Leon Translated from the Russian of Slivitskii, Aleksei Milchailovich

Price: $18.00

Publisher: MA, L. C. Page and Co.: 1899

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 41210

Condition: Very Good


Taupe cloth boards with black and blue illustration of two cubs standing on their hind legs peering at each other through the forest. Light even surface soil, tips and spine ends rubbed. Hinges solid but have a couple breaks in the paper. Tissue guarded frontis, other b/w plates throughout. 195pp. View more info

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The Biology of Channel Catfish Production Circular No. 535

By: Gray, D. Leroy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: AR, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture:

Seller Id: 34155

Condition: Near Fine


15 pg paperback with photos and line drawings. No date, circa 1970's. Includes Intro/ Pond Construction: Size of Production Pond, Costs/ Techniques of Catfish Fingerling Production/ Spawning Methods: Pond Method, Pen Method, Aquarium Method/ Fingerlings to Food Fish: Stocking and Feeding Rate, Feeds/ Symptoms of Fish Diseases/ References. View more info

Image for Cougar  The Natural Life of a North American Mountain Lion

Cougar The Natural Life of a North American Mountain Lion

By: Gray, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Co.: 1972

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 41913

ISBN: 0448262061

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover showing light wear at tips, exlib w/pocket pulled but all pages present. 150 p. Natural History for youngsters. View more info

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Drakensberg Flowers

By: Hardy, Betty

Price: $12.00

Publisher: WInterton, Berg Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 18756

ISBN: 0620130636

Condition: Fine


Lovely little 1st edition paperback pocket guide to the wild flowers of the Little Berg. 61 pp illustrated with color drawings. Rare item. View more info

Image for Bees and Beelines  A Let's Read and Find Out Science Book

Bees and Beelines A Let's Read and Find Out Science Book

By: Hawes, Judy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Co,: 1964

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller Id: 44575

ISBN: 0690127405

Condition: Near Fine


7th printing hardcover with crisp clean text, one ownership stamp on fep and rear pastedn. Not exlib. Unclipped dj has several closed tears but displays well in new mylar. 34 pp. Explains the interesting phenomenon of bees' ability to fly in a straight line over distances as far as two miles. View more info

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How To Spot A Fox

By: Henry, J. David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: VT, Chapters Publishing Ltd.: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43719

ISBN: 1881527174

Condition: Near Fine


110 pp glossy 1st edition soft cover with negligible color loss at tips from storage. Presentation plate on inside cover, else crisp and unmarked. Natural history of the red fox. View more info

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When Morning Comes

By: Hirschi, Ron

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PA, Boyds Mills Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42348

ISBN: 1563977672

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in dj. Designer: Randall F. Llewellyn. World of nature at dawn. For children Thomas D. Mangelsen photos. fine, nf dj, larger glossy photo bds. NOT ex-library unpaginated. View more info

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Lucy & Tom at the Seaside

By: Hughes, Shirley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45663

ISBN: 0575052279

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in this full color format. Originally published 1976. Light corner and edge wear, text tight, no names, tears or soil. 28 p text crisp and unmarked. A lovely offering filled with Shirley's adorable drawings. A day at the beach for Lucy & Tom. View more info

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Farm Friends A Real Life Animal Book

By: Hunter, Virginia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IL, Rand McNally: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33545

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover and text are in fine condition. 20 pp of stories in rhyme about farm animals. Tip-Top Elf Book. View more info

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Rattlesnakes and Scientists

By: Ipsen, D.C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Addison-Wesley: 1970

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 7214

ISBN: 0201031639

Condition: Fine


3ed printing hardcover fine w/negligible bumps to extremities, name stamp on fep. View more info

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Farming the Edge of the Sea

By: Iversen, E. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Fishing News (Books) Ltd.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37416

Condition: Very Good


Very nice hard-cover with crisp tips and miniscule wear along foot of spine. 301 glossy pages. Book is slightly musty but shows no visible water damage. Unclipped jacket in new mylar is complete showing soil along back strip and light color loss at tips. There is an owner stamp on REP. Part of the fisherman's library. A brief look at the biology of sea species considered for farming with descriptions of farming procedures, the problems encountered and discussions of the ... View more info

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Freila Finds a Nest

By: Jackman, Leslie; After an Idea By Lieselotte Dungel-Gilles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Spindlewood: 1986

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller Id: 43223

ISBN: 0907349668

Condition: Near Fine


1st UK hardcover edition. A lovely copy with still sharp tips, spine ends lightly rubbed. No names, tears or soil. Illust endpps and color art throughout. 26 pp. View more info

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Round The Afternoon

By: Jackson, Charlotte

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead and Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 1810

Condition: Good +


A first edition ex-lib with card pocket and all pages present. Moderate finger soil, one page creased w/tiny hole at foot of margin and w/one 1/2" closed tear to lower edge of one page. View more info

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Sewer Sam the Sea Cow

By: Jacobs, Franciine

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Walker and Co.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 6825

ISBN: 0802763685

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover with bumped spine ends corner tips, 1/2" tear in gutter at spine head does not detract (nor appears to go all the way through the paper). Also has a repaired paper pull on foot of spine. Text tight and bright. Follows the adventures of a manatee, or sea cow from birth until after he leaves his mother. 48 pp. View more info

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The Spring of the Year and other Nature Essays

By: Jefferies, Richard; Looker, Samuel J. (Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1946

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller Id: 38675

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing hardcover in deep red hard boards with gilt title on spine; spine bumped with light color loss, no other noticeable wear. Unclipped illustrated Dj; chipped at the head and foot of spine and at tips; panels soiled. 268 pp. Illustrated frontispiece, as well as throughout, with exceptional wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. Faint staining on endpps at hinges; staining on upper fore-edge of several pages not to interfere with text; otherwise text clean & br... View more info

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I Like Birds

By: Joslyn, Dorothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41587

Condition: Good +


1st edition hardcover shows color loss at rubbed tips, text tight and bright. Lovely full color illustrations throughout. Bird ID and nature info for little kids. View more info

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Common or Garden

By: Julian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, John Miles: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14624

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover, no dj. Bumped tips of green cloth boards, rear board a bit bowed. Text tight and bright, filled with lovely b/w nature engravings. View more info

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Swift Movement in The Trees (and at Their Roots)

By: Kelway, Phyllis

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.,: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39543

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright 1st edition hardcover in med blue cloth covered boards. 189 pp crisp and tight, unmarked save for black marker squiggle on fep. Hinges fine, some light age toning. Professionally reproduced dust jacket in new mylar shows light wear at tips but displays well. Illust with b/w photographs of darling red and grey squirrels. The natural history of this mammal along with tales of the toad, the shrew and about moorhens. View more info