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The Arabian Stud Book Vol. XXXVII[37]
1 The Arabian Stud Book Vol. XXXVII[37]
Arabian Horse Registery of America Hardcover Used: Like New Hardcover 
Dark Blue cloth hardcover with gilt numbers and lettering on front board and spine. Light yellowing on pages edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Volume XXXVII of the Arabian Stud Book, 1980 published by the Arabian Horse Club Registry of America. Registrations 194001 to 204000. Numerically arranged Progeny, registrations classified by Sires and Dams. Alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Nature's ways; how nature takes care of its own, Andrews, Roy Chapman
2 Andrews, Roy Chapman Nature's ways; how nature takes care of its own
Crown Publishers 1951-01-01 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Good Acceptable Hardcover 
Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and has insect holes. some cloth deterioration on edges and spine. Endpapers yellowed with light foxing. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Previous owner's name on inside front board. Illustrated by Andre Durenceau, Steven Dohanos and others. 72 full-color plates, 72 halftones. A comprehensive presentation of how nature's creatures adapt themselves for survival. 
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3 Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc.; Pictures [Illustrator] Arabian Stud Book, Volume XXXI - 140001 to 150000
Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc. 1977-01-01 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
Dark Blue cloth hardcover with gilt numbers and lettering on front board and spine. Light yellowing on pages edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. some light scratches on cover.Volume XXXI of the Arabian Stud Book, 1977 published by the Arabian Horse Club Registry of America. Registrations 140001 to 150000. Numerically arranged Progeny, registrations classified by Sires and Dams. Alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Trials of Life: A Natural History of Animal Behavior, Attenborough, David
4 Attenborough, David The Trials of Life: A Natural History of Animal Behavior
Little Brown & Co. 1991-04-01 0316057517 / 9780316057516 Hardcover New Like New Hardcover 
Unread. Still in shrinkwrap. Phenomenal color photographs form the cornerstone of Attenborough's new book which, along with its companion TV series, picks up where the first two left off. Life on earth traced the development of animal life from its beginnings. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Whitetails: Behavior, Ecology, Conservation, Bauer, Erwin A.; Bauer, Erwin [Photographer]; Bauer, Peggy [Photographer];
5 Bauer, Erwin A.; Bauer, Erwin [Photographer]; Bauer, Peggy [Photographer]; Whitetails: Behavior, Ecology, Conservation
Voyageur Press (MN) 1993-11-01 0896581969 / 9780896581968 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Dustjacket is lightly rubbed. Top edge is curled. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. "The Bauers' spectacular photos and text make (Whitetails) a book that hunters and non-hunters will revisit whether to read favorite passages or just look at the photos". Deer and Deer Hunting 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Wild Thailand (Wild Places of the World), BELINDA STEWART-COX, GERALD CUBITT (PHOTOGRAPHER)
6 BELINDA STEWART-COX, GERALD CUBITT (PHOTOGRAPHER) Wild Thailand (Wild Places of the World)
NEW HOLLAND PUBLISHERS (UK) 1996-01-01 1853685178 / 9781853685170 Hardcover Used: Like New Like New Hardcover 
Unread. Photos by Gerald Cubitt (illustrator). 1st Edition, 1st Printing. With 208pp and over 400 full-color photographs. No defects. DJ in new mylar cover. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. This magnificent new natural history study explores the ever changing aspects of Thailand's wilderness areas and many lovely national parks. Over 400 superb full color photographs illustrate both the big vistas and the small vignettes, and there are always surprises. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Life and Death of Whales, Burton, Robert
7 Burton, Robert The Life and Death of Whales
Universe Books 1973 0876631839 / 9780876631836 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Second edition. Cover is lightly yellowed. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Whales defined and described, their birth and death, the sperm-whales, and much on the whaling industry. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Lifeboats to Ararat, Campbell, Sheldon
8 Campbell, Sheldon Lifeboats to Ararat
Times Books 1978-01-01 0812907671 / 9780812907674 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Yellowing on edges of dustjacket. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. In this charming, intimate and fascinating insider's explanation of man's most exotic institution, the noted conservationist Sheldon Campbell describes the life of the modern zoo as no visitor can ever see it. His astonishing animal lore ranges from aardvark to zebra, as he tells how zoo vets operate on the broken leg of an eight-foot Komodo dragon and stitch the long tongue of Krinkles the aardvark. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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My Friend, the Arabian Horse, Donoghue, Gerald
9 Donoghue, Gerald My Friend, the Arabian Horse
Borden Pub Co 1984-06-01 0875053289 / 9780875053288 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Good Good Hardcover 
Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped. Book askew. Small stains on outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Jerry Donoghue's first hand account of early day Arabian horse shows will fascinate present day exhibitors and add to the history of the Arabian horse in the United States. There are practical lessons learned from this book come easily for they are a part of the true life story of one man and his family. More than 35 years with the Arabian horse and the formation of a breeding program that started with one half Arabian Mare and developed the Donoghue type horse that continues to produce show winners. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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The Arabian Stud Book Volume XLI, Editor
10 Editor The Arabian Stud Book Volume XLI
The Registry 1982-01-01 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
Dark blue cloth hardcover with gilt numbers and lettering on front board and spine. Light yellowing on pages edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Volume XLI of the Arabian Stud Book, 1982 published by the Arabian Horse Club Registry of America. Registrations 230001 to 240000. Numerically arranged Progeny, registrations classified by Sires and Dams. Alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Husbandry, Medicine & Surgery in Captive Reptiles, Fredric L. Frye; Fredric L. Frye [Photographer]
11 Fredric L. Frye; Fredric L. Frye [Photographer] Husbandry, Medicine & Surgery in Captive Reptiles
Veterinary Medicine Pub. Co./VM Publishing, Inc. 1973-06-01 999566495X Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Light rubbing on dust jacket. Previous owner's name on endpaper.Contents include husbandry, medicine and surgery of reptiles--veterinarians, animal keepers, research and educational institutions, herpetologists and sophisticated amateurs. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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A Field Guide to Dinosaurs: The Essential Handbook for Travelers in the Mesozoic, Gee, Henry; Rey, Luis V. [Illustrator]
12 Gee, Henry; Rey, Luis V. [Illustrator] A Field Guide to Dinosaurs: The Essential Handbook for Travelers in the Mesozoic
Barron's Educational Series 2003-02-01 0764155113 / 9780764155116 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
First edition. Cover has light rubbing and bottom corner has bump. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. This beautifully produced and illustrated volume is the result of sophisticated scientific research. However, it has been written in clear laymen's language for nonscientists who have serious interest in paleontology. Author Henry Gee provides naturalists' notes on more than 50 different dinosaur species. His information is supplemented with dramatic, anatomically accurate full-color illustrations of each dinosaur. Material in this book is based on findings of dinosaur remains in North and South America, Africa, Asia, Europe, and Antarctica, and is divided according to time periods: Triassic, Jurassic, Early and Mid-Cretaceous, and Late Cretaceous. At-a-glance icons convey key information about each animal, including size, taxonomy, geological period of origin, and geographical location of discovered bones. The book also presents general background information on the 180 million years of the dinosaur-dominated Mesozoic era, including details on Mesozoic plants and animals and the modern story of dinosaur discovery. More than 500 vivid illustrations are all in full color. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The year of the koala, H. D Williamson; William T Cooper [Illustrator]
13 H. D Williamson; William T Cooper [Illustrator] The year of the koala
Scribner 1975-01-01 0684143518 / 9780684143514 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Acceptable Hardcover 
Dust jacket is fair with rubbing, edgewear and holes where something has gnawed on the jacket. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Beautifully written narrative which follows the life of the KOALA BEAR throughout the year. Author spent four yrs in Australian back country researching the KOALA. Many full pg b/w illus & DJ by William T. Cooper. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Longevity of Reptiles and Amphibians in North American Collections, J. Kevin Bowler
14 J. Kevin Bowler Longevity of Reptiles and Amphibians in North American Collections
Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles 1977-01-01 Paperback Used: Very Good Paperback 
Previous owner's name on front cover. Cover has light rubbing and fading on edges. Embossed owner's stamp on first page. The maximum life spans of captive specimens can perhaps be correlated with the maximum longevity of reptiles and amphibians in the wild. These captive longevities may indicate the natural life expectancies for some of the species listed. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson; Susan McCarthy
15 Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson; Susan McCarthy When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals
Delacorte Press 1995-05-01 0385314256 / 9780385314251 Hardcover Used: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Previous owner's name written on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A provocative reevaluation of the inner life of animals and how we treat them, presenting a compelling case that they experience many or all of the same emotions that humans do, often expressing them in their own unique ways. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Pukka's Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs, Signed, Kerasote, Ted
16 Kerasote, Ted Pukka's Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs, Signed
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013-02-05 0547236263 / 9780547236261 Hardcover Collectible: Like New Like New Hardcover Signed by Author
Signed by author on title page without inscription.When Ted Kerasote was ready for a new dog after losing his beloved Merle, who died too soon, as all our dogs do, he knew that he would want to give his puppy Pukka the longest life possible. But how to do that? So much has changed in the way we feed, vaccinate, train, and live with our dogs from even a decade ago.In an adventure that echoes The Omnivore's Dilemma with a canine spin, Kerasote tackles all those subjects, questioning our conventional wisdom and emerging with vital new information that will surprise even the most knowledgeable dog lovers. Can a purebred be as healthy as a mixed-breed? How many vaccines are too many? Should we rethink spaying and neutering? Is raw food really healthier than kibble, and should your dog be chewing more bones? Traveling the world and interviewing breeders, veterinarians, and leaders of the animal-welfare movement, Kerasote pulls together the latest research to help us rethink the everyday choices we make for our companions. And as he did in Merle's Door, Kerasote interweaves fascinating science with the charming stories of raising Pukka among his dog friends in their small Wyoming village. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Wolf: The Ecology and Behavior of an Endangered Species,, L. David Mech
17 L. David Mech The Wolf: The Ecology and Behavior of an Endangered Species,
Doubleday 1970-06 0385086601 / 9780385086608 Hardcover Used: Very Good Good Hardcover 
DJ is rubbed, chipped and tanned. Bottom corner of book has some cloth deterioration. Book club edition. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Includes information on food and hunting habits, reproduction, social order, wanderings, interaction with other species, and more. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: A Menagerie of 100 Favorite Animals, Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff
18 Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: A Menagerie of 100 Favorite Animals
Ballantine Books 2006-10-31 0345478819 / 9780345478818 Hardcover Used: Like New Like New Hardcover 
Unread. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The best-selling author of Dogs Never Lie About Love and When Elephants Weep pays tribute to one hundred of his favorite animals, offering fascinating profiles and information about the daily lives of dolphins, hummingbirds, dugongs, hippos, kakapos, and other familiar and little-known creatures. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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African Silences, Matthiessen, Peter
19 Matthiessen, Peter African Silences
Random House 1991-07-20 0679400214 / 9780679400219 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Like New Like New Hardcover 
Stated first edition. Unread. Small stain on bottom outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. An incisive and ultimately sad book about endangered wildlife in Africa, the conditions which give rise to poaching, the rampant corruption in government that contributes to the degradation of the environment. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Birds of the World: A Survey of the Twenty-Seven Orders and One Hundred and Fifty-Five Families, Oliver L Austin; Arthur Singer [Illustrator]; Herbert S. Zim [Editor];
20 Oliver L Austin; Arthur Singer [Illustrator]; Herbert S. Zim [Editor]; Birds of the World: A Survey of the Twenty-Seven Orders and One Hundred and Fifty-Five Families
Golden Press 1961-01-01 Hardcover Collectible: Good Missing Hardcover 
Red Cloth hardcover with girl cardinal on the cover. 13 1/2" by 10". Light foxing and small stains on outside page edges. Overall clean and binding is tight.This is a comprehensive survey of the world's birds to show them as they are, a natural living entity. Their is an explanation of their origin and evolution, their distributions, life histories, behavior and their relationships to one another and to their environments. Color illustrations. 
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