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Window

By: Baker, Jeannie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Puffin:

Seller Id: 45782

ISBN: 0140548300

Condition: Near Fine


Light crease along frt gutter, tiny bump to cover lower tip, 30 pp text is tight and bright. No names tears or soil. No date found, c 2000. "A good way of introducing environmental concerns to the young - Booklist" From Author's note: We are changing the face of our world at an alarming and an increasing pace. From the present rate of destruction, we can estimate that by the year 2020 no wilderness will remain on our planet, outside that protected in national parks and reserves. By the same year 2020, a quarter of our present plant and animal species will be extinct if we contin... View more info

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Whaling Days

By: Carrick, Carol

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Clarion Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40967

ISBN: 0395509483

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition exlib w/pocket and all pp present. Lovely HB in cream cloth boards with copper gilt illustration on cover, rust cloth spine. No rub through, negligible wear from storage. Unclipped DJ in mylar taped to pastedns, displays beautifully w/out tears or soil. Gorgeous woodcut illustrations throughout. 40 pp. Surveys the whaling industry, ranging from hunting in colonial America to modern whaling regulations and conservation efforts. View more info

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A Colorado Autumn

By: Fielder, John Photographer Foreword By Jim Carrier

Price: $18.00

Publisher: CO, Westcliffe Publishers: 1994

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 30770

ISBN: 1565790839

Condition: Fine


80 pp oblong 11" X 9". Photographic journal of Autumn in Colorado. Loaded with amazing nature scenery. 66 of his best photographs. . winner of the Sierra Club's 1993 Ansel Adams Award for conservation photography, John Fielder captures the beauty of the season in his new book, A Colorado Autumn. View more info

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Falconry Shire Album #115 SIGNED

By: Ford, Emma

Price: $17.00

Publisher: England, Shire Publications: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45845

ISBN: 0852636679

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint stapled booklet all about training, handling and caring for your falcon. Signed in pencil on fep: Emma Ford. Includes: A Brief History, Falconry Today, The Equipment, The Birds, Conservation, Useful Information. View more info

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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 Own classroom poster in flap on front pocket. View more info

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Jack In The Rockies: or, A Boy's Adventures with a Pack Train

By: Grinnell, George Bird

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. & R. Chambers, Limited: 1928

Seller Id: R46382

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality square and straight reprint hardcover dated 1928 in olive green cloth covered boards with bumped tips and spine ends. Not exlib. Backstrip cloth is splotchy midway to foot, title still quite legible. Prize label from Daybrook Baptist School is pasted to fep with winner's name in space provided. Light soil on edge of 272 page block but text is clean. Frontis and 7 other b/w photos and plates signed E.W. Deming but not credited to him in the book. Edwin Willard Deming was an artist in the US who depicted scenes of indigenous tribe members. He was a painter, illustrator, and s... View more info

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Smoke Jumpers

By: Jorgensen, Nels

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The Children's Press:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 46724

Condition: Near Fine


Undated hardcover in blue paper covered boards with bumped (not rubbed) tips and spine ends. Undated by publisher, No date written by former owners. One page has a tiny hole in margin, else fine. Price clipped dj shows light wear and small closed tear at head of gutter. Jacket now in new mylar and displays beautifully. Teenage story of adventure at a forest conservation school. View more info

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Shaggy Dog Stories Illustrated Tales of the Countryside in Aid of the Gamekeepers Welfare Trust SIGNED

By: Parkes, Charlie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, British Association for Shooting and Conservation: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 14122

ISBN: 086038022X

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition paperback. Signed by author, dedication copy to James Petts. 56 pp. Sixteen stories about country life and sport, plus Spot, the beer drinking, domino playing shaggy dog, who pips up throughout the book to prove that man is a dog's best friend. View more info

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Quick Breads and a Chapter On Yeast Breads by Sarah Field Splint Containing 39 Tested Recipes

By: Splint, Sarah Field

Price: $15.00

Publisher: OH, Proctor & Gamble: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44038

Condition: Fair


Vintage 1st edition stapled paperback with page block detached from covers, clear tape along spine, covers do not lay perfectly flat. Cream colored background illust covers surface soiled and showing abrasions from storage, particularly at the lower frt cov fore edge. Internally good, solid condition with faint pencil notes in blank area at foot of last page. Illust in b/w photos on matte pages, 18 pp. Two holes punched in left side near stapled spine (as published. Uncommon book by the Editor of the Food Dept, McCall's Magazine. Formerly: Chief of Division of Food Conservation. U.S. Food Ad... View more info

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The Never-Ending Greenness

By: Waldman, Neil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow Junior Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31492

ISBN: 0688144802

Condition: As New


Not exlib or remainder. Glossy colorful boards with sharp tips and spine ends, internally as new. Very light color loss to tips and clean closed tear at head of unclipped dj in new mylar, light age-toning to feet of both white background dj flaps, affects no text. Displays well. When his family comes to live in Israel after the end of World War II, a young boy begins planting & caring for trees, a practice that spreads across the whole country. View more info