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The Lost Notebooks of Loren Eiseley

By: Eiseley, Loren; Heuer, Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T): 1987-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-1-1650

ISBN: 0316359211

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


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 stor... View more info

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Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo

By: Hansen, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin (T): 1988-02-01

Seller ID: 4-1-907

ISBN: 0395440939

Condition: Used: Like New


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. View more info

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Woman in the Mists: The Story of Dian Fossey and the Mountain Gorillas of Africa

By: Mowat, Farley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 1987-10-01

Seller ID: 4-4-917

ISBN: 0446513601

Condition: Collectible: Good


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 Mis... View more info

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Alexander Wilson Naturalist Pioneer Ball Decor 1st ED [Hardcover]

By: Robert Cantwell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: J B Lippincott: 1961-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157

Condition: Used: Very Good


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. View more info