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Biography, Memoirs, Natural History, Nature

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Biography, Memoirs, Natural History, Nature

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The Lost Notebooks of Loren Eiseley, Eiseley, Loren; Heuer, Kenneth
1 Eiseley, Loren; Heuer, Kenneth The Lost Notebooks of Loren Eiseley
Little Brown & Co (T) 1987-09-01 0316359211 / 9780316359214 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Dust jacket has light discoloration. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight. Laid in article by Loren Eiseley on Silent Bones and Fallen Kingdoms. This indispensable collection is filled with marvelous autobiographical glimpses of Loren Eiseley at different points in his life-as a young, inquisitive man during the Depression, as an astute archaeologist, as a blossoming writer, and lastly, as a world-renowned observer and essayist. Also included are poems, short stories, an array of Eiseley's absorbing observations on the natural world, and his always startling reflections on the nature and future of humankind and the universe. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo, Hansen, Eric
2 Hansen, Eric Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo
Houghton Mifflin (T) 1988-02-01 0395440939 / 9780395440933 Hardcover Used: Like New Like New Hardcover 
Unread. DJ has scuff on front and slight edgewear on toe of spine. inside pages clean and binding is tight. The author recounts his seven-month, three-thousand-mile walk across Borneo, through untamed jungle where the only inhabitants are the descendants of headhunters, and offers a comparison between life in the jungle and civilization. 
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Woman in the Mists: The Story of Dian Fossey and the Mountain Gorillas of Africa, Mowat, Farley
3 Mowat, Farley Woman in the Mists: The Story of Dian Fossey and the Mountain Gorillas of Africa
Warner Books 1987-10-01 0446513601 / 9780446513609 Hardcover Collectible: Good Good Hardcover 
Back cover of book has been wet so dust jacket has discoloration that is mainly seen on the underside. Some of the color from the spine is on the bottom page edges. Spine shows some cloth deterioration where it was wet. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight. The inspirational and ultimately tragic story of Dian Fossey, who made it a personal crusade to learn about, live with, and protect, the mountain gorillas of Africa. Immortalized in the film Gorillas in the Mist; Color Photographs 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Alexander Wilson Naturalist Pioneer Ball Decor 1st ED [Hardcover], Robert Cantwell
4 Robert Cantwell Alexander Wilson Naturalist Pioneer Ball Decor 1st ED [Hardcover]
J B Lippincott 1961-01-01 First Edition Hardcover Used: Very Good Missing Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Green Cloth Hardcover, 319 pages 1961, stated First Edition, Includes 8 reproductions in full color and twelve in black and white from the original engravings. Some light cloth deterioration on spine. Top corners bumped and light wear. Endpapers have discoloration. A few small stains on outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Wilson was the first to study the birds of America in their native forests. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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