Category: Animals


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Revision of the Rodent Genus Microdipodops.

By: Hall, E. Raymond

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Field Museum of Natural History.: 1941

Seller ID: 11743

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Reprinted from PAPERS ON MAMMALOGY (Zoological Series, 27, December 1941). Pages 233-277; illustrations, tables, maps; gray paper wrapper (6 1/4 x 9 3/4 inch) with title on the cover. Former owner's name on cover in ink - "A.H. Miller. Rec'd Jan. 10, 1942". An extensive biological study of 'Microdipodops' in the western states. Fine clean copy. View more info

Our Present Knowledge of the Distribution and Importance of Some Parasitic Diseases of Sheep and Cattle in the United States.

By: Hall, Maurice C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1912

Seller ID: 12583

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

From the Twenty-Seventh Annual Report of the Bureau of Animal Industry (1910). Pages ii, 419-463; maps, illustrations; bibliography; paper wrapper with title on the cover. Former owner's stamp on the cover, otherwise a clean copy. View more info

Introduction to the Study of Zoology For Use in High Schools and Academies

By: Harvey, N. A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Western Publishing House: 1901

Seller ID: 017780

Condition: Fine

Original green cloth with black lettering and an illustration of a bee impressed on the front cover. Black lettering on spine. 5 1/2 X 7 1/4 inches. 208 pages which include 6 pages of Index. Copy has 36 black and white illustrations and / or photographs. Copy has an advertising pamphlet which lists the synopsis of chapters tipped in next to title page. Synopsis of chapters include, the grasshopper, other orthoptera, other insects, arachnida and myriapoda, crustacea, the ... View more info

Plant Disease and Pest Control.

By: Horne, W.T., And E.O. Essig.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1921

Seller ID: 9687

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Agricultural Experiment Station, Circular No. 227 (Revised edition of circular No. 204). 69 pages; paper wrapper. Covers the diseases of alfalfa to walnuts, pest control, and formulas to combat them. View more info

Plant Disease and Pest Control.

By: Horne, W.T., W.B. Herms, and E.O. Essig.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkely, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1923

Seller ID: 9686

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Agricultural Experiment Station, Circular No. 265. 104 pages; index; paper wrapper. Contents: diseases and insect pests of crops, alfalfa to walnut; general subjects (troubles of many crops); household pests and animal parasites; formulas and descriptions of materials (insecticides). Good source for basic information. View more info

Chicken Coops and How to Make Money with Poultry

By: J. J. Fleck

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fort Wayne, IN, Archer Printing Company: 0

Seller ID: 019773

Condition: Very Good

Original publisher's beige wrapper. No date, circa 1899-1910. 3 3/4" x 6 1/4." Fifteen pages, complete. Includes brief, introductory information on how to care for poultry, such as proper housing for chickens and where to place the chicken coops. Also included are a few pages of testimonials for some of Fleck's Remedies, such as Fleck's Poultry Powder and Fleck's Lice Exterminator. On the back cover is a price list of Fleck's Remedies and a purple stamp of ... View more info

The One and Only Sea Lion Caves Located on the Oregon Coast, Highway U.S. 101, An All Year Atrtraction (cover title)

By: Jacobson, J.E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Florence, Oregon, Sea Lion Caves, Inc.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019035

Condition: Fine

No date, but circa 1938. One 9 x 12 sheet, folded to make two sides of four panels. Consists of: Illustrated cover; Six panels of the essay by Jacobson illustrated with photos, map. Attractively printed in orange and black. View more info

Irrigated Pastures in California.

By: Jones, Burle J., And J.B. Brown.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1942

Seller ID: 9682

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Agricultural Extension Service, Circular 125. 47 pages; illustrations, tables. Paper wrapper. Deals with mixtures, land preperation, pasture management, legume and grass species, control of livestock parasites on irrigated pasture. View more info

The Small-Seeded Horse Bean, Vicia faba var. minor.

By: Kennedy, P.B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1923

Seller ID: 9690

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Agricultural Experiment Station, Circular No. 257. 23 pages; illustrations, tables; paper wrapper. Circular is to introduce farmers to the small-seeded horse bean as a winter green manure crop and as a ration crosp for stock. View more info

Practical Fur Ranching

By: Kuechler, O.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: The Hunter-Trader-Trapper Co. 1927. Columbus, Ohio.: 1927

Seller ID: 2919

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Illustrated cloth. Illustrations. White stains to bottom of spine and partial bottom edge of back cover. Small brown stains to pages 44-49. As stated in the Preface the contents of this book are based upon "the experiences of men who have contribute d articles on the different branches of fur farming to the Hunter-Trader-Trapper for publication". Chapters describe feeding, breeding, enclosures, dens, diseases and remedies for fur animals such as silver fox, skunk... View more info

Animal Chemistry, or Organic Chemistry in Its Applications to Physiology and Pathology

By: Liebig, Justus

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, James M. Campbell & Co.: 1843

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 13989

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

111 pages; appendix, index; unbound (5 1/4 x 8 1/2 inch) with title on the cover. Concerned with animal chemistry and an early study of the chemistry involved. Very good clean copy. View more info

Wood-Folk Comedies. A Play of Wild-Animal Life on a Natural Stage.

By: Long, William J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York And London, Harper & Brothers. Publishers: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017432

Condition: Very Good

Original green cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. 6 1/2 X 9 1/2 inches. 307 pages. Copy has 8 color plates. All plates are present and fully intact. Copy also has numerous smaller black and white illustrations throughout. William J. Long (1866-1952) was an American writer, naturalist and minister. The bottom of page 103 is slightly torn. Text and / or illustrations are not affected. Some chipping, creases and worn spots on dust jacket. Dust jacket is in ... View more info

Dispersion Sale of Short Horn Cattle. To be Held at the Farm 1 1/2 Miles South of German Valley, Illinois. Friday, June 4th, 1915. At 1:00 am Sharp. Free Lunch at Noon.

By: McCoy, J.E.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Webster City, Iowa, The Fred Hahne Printing Company: 1915

Seller ID: 12343

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

68 pages; paper wrapper with title on the cover (5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inch). Auction catalogue of 65 lots of short horn cattle. Handwritten in pencil of the purchase price with name of person who bought the animal. Evidence of having been folded before. Prices brought are from $75 to $430, though most are in the $150 range. View more info

The Quail of California (Game Bulletin, No. 2)

By: McLean, Donald; Roke, E. C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, California State Printing Office: 1930

Seller ID: 019774

Condition: Fine

Original publisher's gray wrapper. 6" x 9." Forty-seven pages, complete. Black and white illustrations, reprinted photographs, and fold-out maps. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Faint vertical fold line on the front cover. Descriptions, data, and statistics of different quail species in California. Maps also include various information such as the range of the Painted and Mountain Quail, the movements of the different quail species in Californi... View more info

New Protohippine Horses from Tertiary Beds on the Western Border of the Mohave Desert

By: Merriam, John C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California: 1913

Seller ID: 13440

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

'Publications - Bulletin of the Department of Geology, 7, No. 23' (December 22, 1913): pp. 435-441, 4 figures. Paper wrappers (6 3/4 x 9 1/4 inch) with title on the cover. Results from investigations near Barstow of Tertiary mammal-bearing beds in the Mojave Desert relating to horses. Very good clean copy. View more info

Modern Polo. Edited By M.H. Hayes. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged.

By: Miller, Captain E.D.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, England, Hurst and Blackett, Limited: 1902

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 12929

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

xvi, 540 pages; [4] pages ads in back; illustrations; appendix; publisher's red cloth binding with gilt lettering. former owner's signature on the front flyleaf. A history of the sport of Polo, rules, horses used, breeding. Foundational study of the sport of Polo in England, Europe, and the Americas. Very good clean copy. View more info

Cours Elementaire D'histoire Naturelle a L'usage Des Lycees, Colleges, Seminaires et Maisons D'education. [bound with] Mineralogie. Par M.F.-S. Beudant. Dix-Septieme Edition.

By: Milne-Edwards, A. De Jussieu et F.S. Beudant.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Garnier Freres & Victor Masson: 1886

Seller ID: 12506

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Two volumes in one. x, 295 pages; figures; index. xii, 348 pages; drawings, figures, maps; index. Quarter velum binding with leather spine label. The first part is a study of mineralogy and the second part is about natural history in all fields. Fine clean copy. View more info

Foot-and-Mouth Disease.

By: Mohler, John R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1924

Seller ID: 9708

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Reprinted, February 1924, from FARMER'S BULLETIN, 666 (April 22, 1915). 10 pages pamphlet with former owner's signature at the top of front "Harold E. Thomas". Deals with losses, symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and eradication in animals, and its effects on man. View more info

The Goldfish Under the Ice

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, Elkin Mathews and Marrot: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019176

Condition: Very Good

No. 394 of 530 copies signed by the author. Original publisher's red and beige stiff wrapper. 5 7/8" x 8 1/8." Twenty-seven pages, complete. Listed as Number Fourteen of The Woburn Books. Covers and spine have red, swirling decorations. Similar decorations are on the endpapers. Book is very intact and undamaged. Pages are clean and have deckle edges. Ownership marks (signature and date) on one of front endpaper. Christopher Morley (1890-1957) was an Amer... View more info

Rhinobrycon Negrensis, a New Genus and Species of Characid Fishes from the Rio Negro, Brazil; No. 39

By: Myers, George Sprague

Price: $10.00

Publisher: No City, California Academy of Sciences: 1944

Seller ID: 4335

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series, Vol. XXIII, No. 39, pp. 587-590, 1 text fig. August 22, 1944. Inked stamp imprint front cover. "This strange little characin forms one of the most distinctive genera of Tetragonopterinae, and one of the most easily recognized. Only three other genera of the subfamily have a projecting snout and inferior mouth." The author writes of: Rhinobrycon Myers, new genus and Rhinobrycon negrensis Myers, new ... View more info