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LIVING FREE: THE STORY OF ELSA AND HER CUBS

By: Adamson, Joy

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and World: 1961

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 00977

Condition: G+/G+, top and bottom of spine both bumped and faded, spotting on bottom edge, slight cock to spine, price-clipped dust jakcet is chipped, edgeworn and faded


Introduction by Sir Julian Huxley View more info

IN A DESERT GARDEN: LOVE AND DEATH AMONG THE INSECTS

By: Alcock, John

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01430

ISBN: 0393041182

Condition: NF/NF, corners bumped, dust jacket rubbed


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THE SAILING SHIP: SIX THOUSAND YEARS OF HISTORY

By: Anderson, Romola and R.C.

Price: $15.75

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 00765

Condition: NF/G+, dust jacket sunned and worn with edgewear, two 2 inch closed tears, one 1 inch closed tear and several smaller ones


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REJUVENATING A GARDEN

By: Anderton, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Soma Books: [1999]

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 02520

ISBN: 1579590578

Condition: About Fine in dust jacket, slightest shelfwear


I found this a useful book, full of tips and tricks with a great directory of plants (many with color photos) in the `pruning to rejuvenate' section. View more info

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

By: Barash, David P.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, A Lyle Stuart Book: 1989

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 00639

ISBN: 0818404965

Condition: NF/NF


A book about gardening, star gazing, mountain climbing and other pleasures of nature View more info

LAST CLIMB: THE LEGENDARY EVEREST EXPEDITIONS OF GEORGE MALLORY

By: Breashears, David and Salkeld, Audrey

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02255

ISBN: 7992275381

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket, top corner bumped, slight edgewear


The tale of the finding of Mallory's body on Everest by the author View more info

HOW TO FISH THE PACIFIC OCEAN: A MANUAL FOR SALT WATER FISHERMEN

By: Cannon, Ray

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Menlo Park CA, Lane Book Company: 1964

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 00771

Condition: VG/G-, edges dirty, previous owner's name written on ffep, dust jacket is rubbed, worn and chipped with closed tears (4" & 1") at bottom of spine and tape across top of dust jacket at spine and at rear flap hinge


Positive fish identification, angling techniques for boat, surf, rock, breakwater, pier and dock View more info

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SUPER HANDYMAN'S BIG BIKE BOOK

By: Carrell, Al

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs NJ, Prentice-Hall: [1973]

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 03986

ISBN: 0138759898


All the classic basics of bicycle repair and maintenance View more info

HABITS OF CALIFORNIA PLANTS

By: Chandler, Katherine

Price: $11.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Education Publishing Company: [1903]

Edition: Edition not stated

Seller ID: 00206

Condition: G/none, binding a little loose, edges stained, corners bumped, spine faded, endpapers dirty, foxing to front and rear endpapers, green decorated cloth cover


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AN INTRODUCTION TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BIRDS

By: Clarke, Herbert

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Missoula MT, Mountain Press Publishing: 1995

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 01449

ISBN: 0878422331

Condition: NF, remainder mark (red star) on bottom edge


A non-technical introduction to 215 frequently encountered bird species from nine diverse bird habitats of So. Calif. Includes 252 striking color photos by the author. View more info

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SHORTCUTS TO GREAT GARDENS: TIMESAVING STRATEGIES FOR INSTANT EFFECTS

By: Colborn, Nigel

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: [1995]

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 02764

ISBN: 0-316-15052-5

Condition: Very Good in wrappers, some curl to front wrap, black remainder mark on top edge


Nice collection of ideas for quick results in the garden View more info

A COMPLETE GUIDE TO BIRD FEEDING

By: Dennis, John V.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00738

ISBN: 0394479378

Condition: VG/VG, edges soiled, spot on ffep, dust jacket has edgewear with two taped closed tears and two small untaped ones


A book that enables you to know what birds to expect and when and to choose the right bird feeder and stock it with the most suitable bird feed View more info

MY WILDERNESS: THE PACIFIC WEST

By: Douglas, William O.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01280

Condition: VG+/VG-, edgeworn book in an edgeworn dust jacket with a taped closed tear


Illustrated by Francis Lee Jaques View more info

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THE OFFICIAL BOOK OF RUNNING

By: Emmerton, Bill with Gwewcke, Cliff

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, Book Craft Guild: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00963

ISBN: 0897110005

Condition: NF/VG-, 4 inch closed tear on faded dust jacket spine


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BY THE PEOPLE, FOR THE PEOPLE: THE WORK OF THE CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS IN CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS, 1933-1941

By: Engbeck Jr., Joseph H.

Price: $59.99

Publisher: Sacramento CA, California State Parks: 2002

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 04320

ISBN: 0941925226

Condition: Very Good in worn wrappers; some damage to front edge of front wrap


Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page, 'For ____ with warm personal regards, Joe' View more info

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PLAYGROUNDS OF THE PENINSULA: THE PLAYER'S GUIDE

By: Everett, Ava

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Palo Alto CA, Tioga Publishing: [1988]

Seller ID: 04006

ISBN: 0935382623

Condition: Fine in wrappers


A bit dated but interesting look at the local playgrounds; includes charming drawings by Andrea Hendrick View more info

A WALK IN IRELAND: AN ANTHOLOGY OF WALKING LITERATURE

By: Fewer, Michael (Editor)

Price: $19.25

Publisher: Cork IRELAND, Atrium: [2001]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02614

ISBN: 0-9535353-2-0

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket, edgeworn; distributor's sticker on front inside dust jacket panel


A wonderful collection of peripatetic essays and stories about roaming old Eire; from Samuel Johnson in 1783 to Mike Harding in 1995. View more info

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FAST PLANTS: CHOOSING AND GROWING PLANTS FOR GARDENS IN A HURRY

By: Fisher, Sue

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Fireside / Simon & Schuster: [2003]

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 02541

ISBN: 0743233174

Condition: Fine in wrappers


In a hurry to have your garden grow? This is the book for you. List of plants regulated by some states thoughtfully laid in (fast growing St. John's Wort is regulated by six states!) View more info

ANTLERS TO RADAR: HOW ANIMALS DEFEND THEMSELVES

By: Gilbreath, Alice

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00480

ISBN: 0679206256

Condition: Fine in dustjacket


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HANDS ON ENVIRONMENTALISM

By: Haglund, Brent

Price: $7.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Encounter Books: [2005]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02850

ISBN: 1-59403-085-5

Condition: Fine in wrappers


Advocates local control of environmental issues with many examples of success View more info

THE GRIZZLY BEAR: PORTAITS FROM LIFE

By: Haynes, Bessie Doak and Haynes, Edgar

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Norman OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1979

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 00181

Condition: NF/VG, slight soiling to top edge, dust jacket has damaged bottom and 1in closed tear at top


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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF SAILING

By: Hedges, Martin

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Birmingham England, Basinghall Books Limited: 1981

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 00556

Condition: NF/VG+, sticker residue on fep, corners bumped, dust jacket chipping at top of spine with dampstaining of front top corner


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GALAPAGOS DIARY: A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE ARCHIPELAGO'S BIRDLIFE

By: Heinzel, Hermann and Hall, Barnaby

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: [2000]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02583

ISBN: 0520228367

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers, slight edgewear


Interesting little book, no table of contents but an index! Beautiful photos and beautiful sketches with lots and lots of information; includes a checklist for the traveller. View more info

WALKING ON THIN ICE: IN PURSUIT OF THE NORTH POLE

By: Hempleman-Adams, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Orion Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01720

ISBN: 0752817973

Condition: NF/NF, remainder mark (red star) on bottom edge, slight edgewear to dust jacket


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CARE OF THE WILD FEATHERED AND FURRED: A GUIDE TO WILDLIFE HANDLING & CARE

By: Hickman, Mae and Guy, Maxine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz CA, Unity Press: 1973

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 00355

ISBN: 0913300268

Condition: NF/none, wraps, some rubbing on cover


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ALL ABOUT TROUT

By: Holt, John E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Minneapolis MN, North American Fishing Club: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00702

ISBN: 0914697382

Condition: NF/none


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NATURE'S GARDENS: CREATING A HAVEN FOR BIRDS, BUTTERFLIES--AND YOURSELF

By: Jimerson, Doug, ed.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Des Moines IA, Better Homes and Gardens Books: 1996

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 01703

ISBN: 0696025884

Condition: NF/F, remainder mark(red star) on bottom edge


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SIERRA NEVADA: THE NATURALIST'S COMPANION

By: Johnston, Verna R.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Berkeley CA, University of California Press: 1998

Edition: First Printing of Revised Edition

Seller ID: 01911

ISBN: 0520209362

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


With 32 pages of color photographs by the author and drawings throughout by Carla J. Simmons, this book is chock full of interesting natural history, e.g., the symbiosis between the lodgepole pine and the gray moth known as the needle miner; a nice heavy book View more info

SIERRA NEVADA: THE NATURALIST'S COMPANION

By: Johnston, Verna R.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Berkeley CA, University of California Press: 1998

Edition: First Printing of Revised Edition

Seller ID: 01912

ISBN: 0520209362

Condition: Fine in rubbed dust jacket


With 32 pages of color photographs by the author and drawings throughout by Carla J. Simmons, this book is chock full of interesting natural history, e.g., the symbiosis between the lodgepole pine and the gray moth known as the needle miner; a nice heavy book View more info

SHAKESPEARE'S FLOWERS

By: Kerr, Jessica

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1969

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 00375

ISBN: 0690731639

Condition: VG/VG. front endpaper missing, two Shakespeare quotes lettered on front pastedown, slight soiling of front of dust jacket with wear to top edge


Illustrated by Anne Ophelia Dowden View more info