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Annual Report of the State Geologist for the Year 1899. Report on Forests. [Geological Survey of New Jersey]
1 Annual Report of the State Geologist for the Year 1899. Report on Forests. [Geological Survey of New Jersey]
Trenton, NJ MacCrellish & Quigley 1900 Hardcover Very Good 8vo. 
xvi, 327 pages. Rubbing to extremities. Interior clean and unmarked, with Errata and Addenda slip tipped in at front endpaper. A chart tipped in between pages 34 and 35 appears to have been originally ommitted; it is however present as another gathering of pages 33-48 has been laid in. 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Proceedings of the Acadian Entomological Society For 1921
2 Proceedings of the Acadian Entomological Society For 1921
Truro, Nova Scotia 1922 Side stapled card covers Very Good tall 8vo. 
88 pages, plus Errata leaf tipped in. Light wear and sunning to spine; tiny chip off front for-edge; else clean and unmarked. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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Scotts Guide to the Identification of Turfgrass Diseases and Insects
3 Scotts Guide to the Identification of Turfgrass Diseases and Insects
Marysville, Ohio The O.M. Scott & Sons Company 1987 Card covers Very Good 12mo. 
105pp. well ilustrated with colour photographs and drawings 
Price: 13.00 CDN
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The Behavior of Marine Organisms.  Social Behavior, Navigation and Orientation  and Development of Behavior
4 The Behavior of Marine Organisms. Social Behavior, Navigation and Orientation and Development of Behavior
St. John's, Newfoundland Memorial University of Newfoundland 1977 First Edition Card covers Very Good 4to 
286pp. Marine Sciences Research Laboratory Technical Report No. 20, Proceedings of the Annual Northeastern Regional Meeting of the Animal Behavior Society, 1977, Plenary Papers. Previous owner's name to inside front cover. 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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The Brown-Tail and Gypsy Moths and The San Jose Scale. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agriculture, Nova Scotia 1907
5 The Brown-Tail and Gypsy Moths and The San Jose Scale. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agriculture, Nova Scotia 1907
Halifax King's Printer 1908 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Good 8vo. 
23 pages plus one illustrated leaf. Stain top right and corners curling. Binding is sound. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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The London Quarterly Review. Volume LXXXVI & LXXXVII. American Edition: Number CLXXI, CLXXII, CLXXIII, CLXXIV: January, April, July, October 1850
6 The London Quarterly Review. Volume LXXXVI & LXXXVII. American Edition: Number CLXXI, CLXXII, CLXXIII, CLXXIV: January, April, July, October 1850
New York Leonard Scott 1850 half leather Good large 8vo 
[2], 315, iv, 312 pages. Gilt titles on maroon label to spine. Leather spine, marbled boards. Hinges holding well with supple binding. Endpapers, title page, and margins of July foxed, a few internal smudges and dog-ears but generally a clean and tidy interior, with moderate scuffing to exterior. Unobtrusive closed tear to title pages at gutter. A fund of information and commentary including: James Pritchard: Physical History of Mankind, The Natural History of Mankind; Natural History of the Human Species: Typical Forms, Primeval Distribution, Filiations, Migrations by C. Hamilton Smith; Egyptian Researches in reference to Asiatic and African Ethnology & Classification of Languages by C.C.J. Bunsen; C. Lyell's Elements of Geology. Toleration Bill; Clergy Relief Bill; Land Drainage (William Bullock Webster); Recollections of Valentine Lord Concurry; Robert Peel State of the Nation speech; Import Export Free Trade benefits; Italian Affairs; Battle of Magheramayo; Report on Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland; Giacomo Leopardi; Leopold Ranke Memoirs of Brandenburg & History of Prussia; Queens College; George Grote History of Greece; Thomas Urquhart Works; David Urquhart Pillars of Hercules travel writing; Statistics; Diary of a Dutiful Son; Handbook for London by Peter Cunningham; Survey of London by John Stow; The Affair at Dolly's Brae; Constitution of Hungary; M. Guizot on the English Revolution; views on the February 1848 French Revolution; Condorcet; Vision / Sight / Spectacles by Chevallier, Kitchiner, Reynolds, Smee, Cooper; Dr. Johnson and Mr. Hookwell; Mechanism of the Post Office, incl. Charles Dickens' Valentine's Day (not the text), lengthy discussion and detailed observation of workings of British mail and post office activity w/ figures [24 double columned pages], Laplace & Biot; National Workshops; Ancient Agricultural Literature; Austrian Revolution; life of Robert Plumer Ward; Lamartine's Refutation of the Quarterly Review; Ticknor's History of Spanish Literature; Church and Education in Wales; Forms of Salutation (Travel phrase- handbooks, English French dictionary); Gold digging in California and Siberia; Homeric Controversy; Metropolitan Water Supply; Reynault on the Provisional Government; Baillie Cochrane on Young Italy; Last Days of Louis-Philippe. The four issues of 1850 bound in one volume. Contents pages for January and April as well as 4 page Index; neither Contents nor Index sheets for Volume LXXXVII [July & October numbers] were bound in, though title page for both volumes are. 
Price: 162.50 CDN
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Wo Wälder sein müssen.  Die Wohlfahrtswälder der Stadt Wien.  Geschicte des Wiener Forstamtes zum 50 jährigen Jubiläum
7 Wo Wälder sein müssen. Die Wohlfahrtswälder der Stadt Wien. Geschicte des Wiener Forstamtes zum 50 jährigen Jubiläum
Wien Bohmann, Druck & Verlag 1993 Very Good Very Good 4to., boards 
219pp. gift inscription to page one. text in german 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Aquarium Plant Paradise, Amano, Takashi. Aqua Design Amano
8 Amano, Takashi. Aqua Design Amano Aquarium Plant Paradise
Neptune City, New Jersey, U.S.A. T.F.H. Publications 1999 079380518X / 9780793805181 Hard Cover Very Good 4to 
64 pages. Profusely and sumptuously illustrated with high quality photographs. Ghost of small price sticker upper right corner of front pastedown; else clean and unmarked. Text in English. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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The effects on fisheries of non-biotic modifications of the environment in the East-Danube river area, Bacalbasa-Dobrovici, N.
9 Bacalbasa-Dobrovici, N. The effects on fisheries of non-biotic modifications of the environment in the East-Danube river area
Cloth Very Good 8vo - Boards 
13-27pp. Bound off-print article. Author's card laid in. Ink notation on first page: 1984, FAO. (or it might be 1989). Text in English, abstract also in French. Cover plain white cloth, with giltstamped "-ROMÂNIA-". 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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The Lorenzen Collection, Barkhouse, Joyce
10 Barkhouse, Joyce The Lorenzen Collection
Halifax, N.S. Maritime Flavour Gallery 1985 Second printing Card covers Very Good 8vo. Dinamarca Lorenzen-King 
Unpaginated (58 pages]. Coloured illustrations of 202 mushrooms. Clean and unmarked, with no spine crease. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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Ensayos Sobre Historia de la Ciencia en homenaje a la memoria de George Sarton 1884-1956, Beltran, Enrique et.al.
11 Beltran, Enrique et.al. Ensayos Sobre Historia de la Ciencia en homenaje a la memoria de George Sarton 1884-1956
Mexico, D.F. Ediciones de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural 1958 wrappers Good 8vo 
viii, 81pp. Edges of wrappers browned. "Estos articulos fueron originalemente publicados en la 'Revista de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural', Tomo XVII, diciembre de 1956, paginas 97 a 180." 
Price: 16.25 CDN
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The Deer of Nova Scotia, Benson, Denis A. and Donald G. Dodds
12 Benson, Denis A. and Donald G. Dodds The Deer of Nova Scotia
Halifax, Nova Scotia Dept. of Lands and Forests, N.S. 1980 0888710003 / 9780888710000 Revised edition Paperback Very Good 8vo., card covers 
xvi, 92 pages. Light wear to covers; dampstain to top right corner of first few leaves. 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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All About Reptiles (Including Frogs and Toads), Berridge, W.S.
13 Berridge, W.S. All About Reptiles (Including Frogs and Toads)
New York Robert M. McBride & Company 1935 First US Edition Cloth Good 8vo. 
270, [1] pages. Printed in England. Presumably Berridge's All About Reptiles and Batrachians with the clade explicated for American consumption. Same number of pages as well as the "hundred and thirty-four illustrations from photographs by the author". No stated date of publication; worldcat has it as 1935 along with the Harrap UK. This US issue does not have a pictorial cover. Former owner's name stamped to front endpaper; light soiling there and to facing pastedown as well as top edge; nasty looking splotch to rear pastedown mirroed on facing endpaper perhaps from library pocket but no other library evidence or remnants. Else a clean interior with sound binding. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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International Biological Programme, Tundra Biome - Primary Production and Production Processes, Tundra Biome, Bliss, L. C. and F. E. Wielgolaski (Eds.)
14 Bliss, L. C. and F. E. Wielgolaski (Eds.) International Biological Programme, Tundra Biome - Primary Production and Production Processes, Tundra Biome
Edmonton, AB, Canada Tundra Biome Steering Committee 1973 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
vii., 256 pp., Proceedings of the Conference on Primary Production and Production Processes, Tundra Biome, Dublin, Ireland, 1973, former owner's name stamp on edge 
Price: 22.75 CDN
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15 Bogert, Charles M. A Study of the Genus Salvadora The Patch-Nosed Snake
Berkeley University of California Press 1939 Card covers Very Good 4to inscribed by author
Volume 1, No. 10, pp. 177-236, plates 3-7, 2 figures in text, 2 maps: as called for. Scarce offprint in original wraps; signed by the famous herpetologist author to Earl Jackson, at top right cover. And then inscribed by Jackson to Dick Russell. Minor chipping and creasing to spine and covers but holding together soundly. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Introduction to the Study of Insects, 6th Edition, Borror, Donald  J.; Triplehorn, Charles A.; Johnson, Norman F.
16 Borror, Donald J.; Triplehorn, Charles A.; Johnson, Norman F. Introduction to the Study of Insects, 6th Edition
U.S.A. Thompson Learning 1989 0030253977 / 9780030253973 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
xiv, 875 pages. Clean and unmarked, in sound binding with hinges secure. 
Price: 130.00 CDN
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The Rare Vascular Plants of the Island of Newfoundland =: Les plantes vasculaires rares de l'Ile de Terre-Neuve (Syllogeus No. 65), Bouchard, Andre, Hay, Stuart, Brouillet, Luc, Jean, Martin and Saucier Isabelle
17 Bouchard, Andre, Hay, Stuart, Brouillet, Luc, Jean, Martin and Saucier Isabelle The Rare Vascular Plants of the Island of Newfoundland =: Les plantes vasculaires rares de l'Ile de Terre-Neuve (Syllogeus No. 65)
Ottawa Canadian Museum of Nature 1991 0660503115 / 9780660503110 First Edition Card covers Very Good 4to 
165pp. Canadian Museum of natiure Syllogeus Series No. 65 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Keys to the Flora and Fauna of Minas Basin, Bromley, Joan E.C. and J. Sherman Bleakney
18 Bromley, Joan E.C. and J. Sherman Bleakney Keys to the Flora and Fauna of Minas Basin
Halifax, N.S. National Research Council of Canada 1985 0660117967 / 9780660117966 First Edition Combback, card covers Very Good 4to. Signed by Author
xi, 357pp. spine label chipped and abraded, Bleakney's signature to front cover 
Price: 62.50 CDN
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The Shell of the Whelk Buccinum undatum L. Shape Analysis and Sex Discrimination, Cato Ten Hallers-Tjabbes
19 Cato Ten Hallers-Tjabbes The Shell of the Whelk Buccinum undatum L. Shape Analysis and Sex Discrimination
Groningen Druk Kemper 1979 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo. Signed
x, 132 pages. This is the author's Doctoral dissertation; a presentation copy with signed note laid in and also signed on front endpaper. From the personal library of Frances Wagner, noted Canadian micropaleontologist. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Edible Mushrooms. Second Edition, revised., Christensen, Clyde M.
20 Christensen, Clyde M. Edible Mushrooms. Second Edition, revised.
Minneapolis University of Minnesota Press 1985 0816610509 / 9780816610501 Softcover Very Good 8vo. 
xii, 118 pages. Profusely illustrated. First published 1943, second revised edition first issued 1981; this copy is the 1985 third printing. Clean and unmarked with no creasing to spine. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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