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Classification of the Ermines of Eastern Siberia; No. 37

By: Hall, E. Raymond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: No City, California Academy of Sciences: 1944

Seller ID: 4333

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series, Vol. XXIII, No. 37, pp. 555-560, 1 text fig. August 22, 1944. Unopened pages. Inked stamp imprint front cover. "To ascertain if the ermine (Mustela arctica Merriam) of North America was more than subspecifically different from the ermine (Mustela erminea Linnaeus) of the Old World, I borrowed, in 1937.selected pertinent specimens from eastern Asia." The author clarifies some confusion as he writes ... View more info

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

'Cooning with 'Cooners

By: Kuechler, Otto (Compiler)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, The Hunter-Trader-Trapper Company: 1924

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 020414

Condition: Fine


Original publisher's blue cloth binding with an illustration of a man and his dog hunting a raccoon in a tree. 217 pages, complete. Black and white plates, complete. Seven pages of advertisements in the back for other books with similar subject matter as this book. Pages are very clean and intact. Covers are clean and intact with minimal age wear. Binding is tight. Very minimal age wear and slight edge wear on bottom. A fine copy. In this collection of nonfictio... 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

Right Royal

By: Masefield, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1920

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 020345

Condition: Fine


Original publisher's green boards backed with green cloth and blue and white dust wrapper. 5 1/2" x 7 3/4." 145 pages, complete. Gilt lettering on spine. Front endpaper has a black and white illustrated map of the Compton Course. Pages and covers of book are very clean and intact. Book is a fine copy. Dust wrapper is Very Good and clean and intact overall. Dust wrapper is not price-clipped and has no remainder marks but has some chipping along the extremi... 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