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The Two of Them

By: Aliki

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Greenwillow Books: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 20516

ISBN: 0688842259

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover exlib with typical imperfections with pocket and rep missing. Price clipped dj has 3/4 of the rear dj flap missing, now in new mylar and looks good. 28 pp text has a few taped lower page tears and a bit of finger soil. Solid working copy describes the relationship of a grandfather and his granddaughter from her birth to his death. View more info

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Cattle Fertility and Sterility

By: Asdell, S.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown and Company: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Seller Id: 23416

Condition: Near Fine


2nd edition hardcover in brown cloth with sharp tips and spine ends. Gift dedication on fep, else fine. Unclipped dj shows corner wear and two tiny closed tears at head of front panel. 276 pp. Includes: Anatomy and Histology of the Genital Organs of the Bull/ Anatomy and Histology of the Genital Organs of the Cow/ Development of the Genital Organs/ The Estrous Cycle of the Cow/ Control of the Estrous Cycle/ Heat, Ovulation, and Timing of Service/ Properties of the Semen/ Pregnancy/ Hormone Levels/ Infertility and Sterility - Nonpathological Factors/ Infertility and Sterility - Dis... View more info

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The Scout Story Omnibus

By: Catherall, Arthur

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Wm, Collins Sons & Co., Ltd: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46043

Condition: Very Good


Nice hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards with red cloth back strip w/black title. Tips and spine ends rubbed, shelf wear on board feet, rear board is solid pink cloth with color loss at extrems. Frt board sports a drawing of 3 boy scouts polishing a city gents shoes for bob-a -job week. There is one tidy boys name at head of fep, 128 pp text is well illustrated with b/w drawings, some cartoon style full page, and four full page color plates. Text browned but not brittle. Title page a tad soiled, two 1/4" closed tears on fore-edges of two last pages, bit of finger soil on a f... View more info

In the Shadow of the Falcon

By: Clarkson, Ewan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45966

ISBN: 0525132708

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in black cloth boards that are straight and sharp. Pocket on fep, Discard written twice, else crisp and clean. Unclipped jacket in new mylar has a watercolor sketch by David Stone showing a falcon diving on his prey. Title on backstrip is sunned and has a 1" spot where it is not sunned, from carefully removed call tag. No damage. A book of natural history of the Peregrine Falcon told in story form from a cliffside eyrie off the coast of Wales, Freya mates for life with Frika, raising a family. View more info

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Lucky Ladybugs

By: Conklin, Gladys

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Holiday House: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43183

ISBN: 0823400727

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover showing light wear at tips, tidy name on fep. Text tight and bright. Not exlib. 32 p. Drawings and brief text describe the life cycle of the ladybug, what a ladybug eats, where it lives, how it swarms, and how it benefits man. View more info

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Red Fox in Winter.

By: Craig, Janet; Illustrated by Janice Kinnealy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NJ, Troll Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 1171

ISBN: 081674324X

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing near fine paperback with very light surface wear and former owner's name & number on rear inside cover. 28 pp profusely illustrated throughout in color. Factual description of natural history and life cycle of the fox for young ones. View more info

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Skir The Fox (Formerly Skir Le Renard)

By: Fournier, Andree-Paule

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Peter Bedrick Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44917

ISBN: 0911745416

Condition: Fine


First American edition, fine hardcover in fine professionally reproduced dust wrapper. Not ex-lib. The color artwork in this book is breathtaking. Follows a fox as he grows up and makes a life for himself. Collectible condition. View more info

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Skir The Fox (Formerly Skir Le Renard)

By: Fournier, Andree-Paule

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Peter Bedrick Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46941

Condition: Fine


First American edition, gift quality hardcover in fine original dust wrapper. Not ex-lib, no names, tears or soil. The color artwork in this book is breathtaking. Follows a fox as he grows up and makes a life for himself. View more info

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The Pine Prince and the Silver Birch SIGNED

By: James, Carol

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch LTD: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 43429

Condition: Fine


Gift quality hardcover in sky blue paper covered boards showing sharp tips and spine ends. Author's presentation copy signed on front end paper: 'For Margaret and Karen with love from Carolyn James'. 112 pp text is tight and bright with 17 b/w line drawings by Turkish artist Sevin Unel. Her sensitive, dream-like pictures capture the other-worldly mood of this fairy-tale. Not ex-lib. Scarce, heartwarming, tear-jerking story of a pair of trees who grow up in a large forest of tall mature trees. These two smaller newcomers fall in love and their story as carved rocking horse and deer. View more info

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The Pine Prince and the Silver Birch

By: James, Carol

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch LTD: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43509

Condition: Fine


DJ shows light color loss to upper frt board tip, text tight and bright. Not ex-lib. Scarce, heartwarming, tear-jerking story of a pair of trees who fall in love and their story as carved rocking horse and deer. Lovely copy! View more info

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Red Pandas A Natural History

By: MacClintock, Dorcas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40980

ISBN: 0684186772

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover, fine save for few tape bits on pastedowns, exlib with pocket and all pp present. Unclipped glossy photo-illust dj slightly sunned on spine but has no call tags. Displays beautifully in new mylar. Rare 104 p natural history of the red panda intended for a juvenile audience. View more info

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The Foal In The Womb

By: Marrable, A.W.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1979

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 31401

ISBN: 0903721007

Condition: Near Fine


Rare early printing of this well illustrated guide. Negligible surface wear from storage, 42 pg text appears unread. Chapters include: Sexual Biology of Mare and Stallion/ The Breeding Cycle/ The Potent Egg/ The Body-tube Appears/ We Recognize the Foetal Foal/ The Foetus Matures/ Structure of the Foetal Package/ How the Embryo gets Food and Oxygen/ Colt or Filly?/ Life in the Womb/ Is the Mare in Foal?/ Death in the Womb/ Twins/ The Foal is Set Free. Dr. A.W. Marrable has taught mammalian biology at the Royal Veterinary College, the University of Bristol, and the University of Pennsylvania. Af... View more info

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Pipe Dreams About Leather and Saddles (Riding, Cycling, Driving and Pack) Dry Facts Realated in a Carefree Manner

By: Mason, Leonard K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Walsall Lithographic Co. Ltd: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 14151

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in jacket. A very important work published in and by the Heart of the English Leather industry: Walsall Lithographic LTD, Walsall, England 1950. Presentation copy signed from author on fep "To Rotarian S.S. Darby with best wishes from Leonard K. Mason July 13th 1956" with additional photo illustrated publisher's promo pamphlet laid in. A rare collectible in professionally photo-reproduced dj showing color loss and rubbing but no major loss. Displays well in new mylar. 7 3/4" tall at spine. 84 pp with some great engravings of old leather tanning machines, vin... View more info

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Law of the Wild

By: Peel, H. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Rex Collings: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46920

ISBN: 0901720534

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality hardcover in brown cloth covered boards with bright gilt spine title. 138 pp text flawless, top edge dyed brown. Unclipped ecru background original dust wrapper with a print reproduction line illustration possibly by Randolph Caldecott (RC initials underneath), along with what looks like the word "Sidder" on lower right of said print?. A book of the natural year.... as in: We watch the life of a part of the country, centered on a great Horse Chestnut tree and the creatures that use it for shelter and a home. We follow the life of a dog fox during the last part of his ... View more info

A World Of Horses A Conversation Piece Devoted To All Aspects Of The Subject, Horse, The Way A Human Regards A Horse And The Way A Horse Regards A Human

By: Reynolds, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Creative Age Press Inc: 1947

Seller Id: 45984

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful dark green cloth boards with bright gilt title on lightly sunned back strip, Illustrated endpps, 259 pp. No dust jacket. Date of 1947 on copyright pg but tiny 55 listed lower so probably a reprint. Chapters include: The Upland Pastures; I Enter a World of Horses; The Horse in Antiquity; The Monumental Horse of the Middle Ages; The Darley Arabian; The Godolphin Arabian; The Byerly Turk; The Sport of Kings; Stallions in the News; The Right Look or the Wrong Look; Ghost Horses; The Young Entry; A Boy and His Horse; Steeplechasing; The Maharajahs Horse; Hunting; The Cycle of Grays; H... View more info

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The Life Story of A Fox. Animal Autobiographies

By: Tregarthen, J.C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46937

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth covered hardcover with gilt titles on frt cover and spine, with brown, green and black illustration of a bear in a vinyard, hugging a post that is holding up the grape vine and ends at the bottom of the title box. All around the bear are animals, both domestic and wild as this is one of the Animal Autobiography series, this one told in first 'fox' person. Backstrip is similarly illustrated with the scrolling grape vines in like hues that show a rabbit, a squirrel and a mouse on each level of the vine. Light sunning and a few light spots on the frt board and backstrip but still di... View more info

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Little Apple A Book of Thanks

By: Weninger, Brigitte and Moller, Anne

Price: $12.50

Publisher: NY, North-South Books: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 37977

ISBN: 0735814260

Condition: Fine


Adorable reprint glossy hardcover has negligible wear. Unclipped dj has minimal wear and shows beautifully in brand new mylar. Beautifully illustrated end pages begin the unpaginated text which is tight & bright with no tears, writing, soil or blemishes. In simple words and beautiful pictures a young girl describes the life cycle of the apple - from tiny seed to tree, from beautiful blossom to juicy apple. View more info