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Trout, Bergman, Ray
1 Bergman, Ray
Trout
Dr. Edgar Burke
Alfred A. Knopf 1952 Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged Hardcover No ISBN Very Good Condition Very Good 6.75" x 9.5" 
Contains: "Additional color plates and new chapters on spinning for trout". Inscribed: "Property of A. Schaffer, House of Sportsmen, Inc." / Book solid, unmarked and attractive. Almost like new. Jacket is bright but with some chipping and wrinkling to edges (repaired with archival materials (where possible). Jacket in new Brodart protector. Size: 6.75" x 9.5". 482 pages. Illustrator: Dr. Edgar Burke. Inventory No: 025353. Hardcover 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Miniature Bird-Watching Book Set: 14 titles (1941), Eggers, John H.
2 Eggers, John H.
Miniature Bird-Watching Book Set: 14 titles (1941)

Samuel Lowe Company Kenosha, Wis. 1941 Paperback No ISBN Very Good No Dust jacket 
14 charming miniature books each featuring a different bird (and with text written in the "voice" of that perticular bird). Each book measures 2 3/4" x 2 1/8", saddle-stitched with a single staple, and is 12 pages with a cardstock cover. Attractive color cover illustration, color centerfold and 3-4 other color images. Book titles are: Baltimore Oriole; Flicker; Catbird; Scarlet Tanager; Ruby Throated Hummingbird; Robin; Barn Swallow; House Wren; Downy Woodpecker (thisbook shows a corner damp stain to the corner of the final six pages and the back cover); Red-Winged Blackbird; Blue Jay; White-Breasted Nuthatch (this book some blue ink spotting/smears to front cover. Possibly a printing quirk); Cardinal; Chickadee. Great for the collector of miniature books or bird enthusiasts. These books are quite delicate it it's remarkable they have survived in such excellent contition./ The books are all bright and clean (with the two exceptions detailed above). Each shows (light) age-toning and one or two showed short nicks/tears which have been closed with archival adhesive. Inventory No: 022804. Paperback 
Price: 85.00 USD
 
 
3 Helen and Scott Nearing; Paul Goodman (Introduction)
Living the Good Life: How to Live Sanely and Simply in a Troubled World

Schocken 1972 Softcover No ISBN Very Good Condition Signed by Author
SIGNED by authors Helen and Scott Nearing with a clipping and letter layed-in stating that the previous owner had met the Nearings. Book shows some toning, mottling and chipping to spine. Binding square and solid. Tenth Printing. 214 pages. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 024778. Paperback 
Price: 24.95 USD
 
 
4 Kent Frost; with Rosalie Goldman
My Canyonlands
Stephen-John
Canyon Country Publications 1997 Softcover 092568533X / 9780925685339 Fine Condition 
SIGNED and inscribed by author. "Complete, unaltered text" of the original 1971 edition. / Spine sun-faded. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. 160 pages. Illustrator: Stephen-John. ISBN: 092568533X. ISBN/EAN: 9780925685339. Inventory No: 024940. Paperback 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Morgan Horse, Mellin, Jeanne
5 Mellin, Jeanne
The Morgan Horse
Jeanne Mellin
Stephen Greene Press 1961 First Edition Hardcover No ISBN Very Good Condition Good 6" x 8.5" Signed by Author
SIGNED by author and warmly inscribed to previous owner. Heavily illustrated with photographs and drawings by the author. Book near fine. Clean and square but with a bump and some exposed board material at one corner. Jacket shows two inch peeled strip from top edge of front panel, and additional smaller chips. Heavy rubbing and some chipping to hinges. Spine sunned and toned. Jacket in new Brodart protector. Size: 6" x 8.5". 238 pages. Illustrator: Jeanne Mellin. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 025305. Hardcover 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
First Lady of the Seeing Eye, Morris Frank and Blake Clark
6 Morris Frank and Blake Clark
First Lady of the Seeing Eye

Pyramid 1964 First Paperback Edition Softcover No ISBN Fine Condition 
Pyramid R-1038. Story of the first seeing eye dog "Buddy". Fine, unread condition. Very slight age and shelf-wear. Long but superficial box cutter scratch to spine. Second Printing. 160 pages. Inventory No: 025035. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Paperback 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
7 Olive A. Fredrickson; with Ben East
The Silence of the North: The Incredible Story of One Woman's Fight for Survival in the Wilderness

Lyons Press 2000 Softcover 1585741779 / 9781585741779 Fine Condition 
Text unmarked. Gentle reading-wear and bumping to corners. 209 pages. ISBN: 1585741779. ISBN/EAN: 9781585741779. Inventory No: 025658. Paperback 
Price: 25.95 USD
 
 
The Sense of Wonder, Rachel Carson; Charles Pratt
8 Rachel Carson; Charles Pratt
The Sense of Wonder
Charles Pratt
Harper & Row 1956 First Edition Hardcover No ISBN Good Condition Good 8.25" x 10.5" 
First book edition of an essay Carson originally published in Women's Home Companion under the title "Help Your Child to Wonder". / Jacket front flap price-clipped top and bottom. Binding stressed at one spot but solid. Jacket has a 1" closed spit to foot of spine and smaller nicks at edges. Jacket in new Brodart protector. First Thus. Size: 8.25" x 10.5". 96 pages. Illustrator: Charles Pratt. Inventory No: 024765. Hardcover 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
9 Ryder, Tom
On the Box Seat: A Manual of Driving, Fourth Edition Revised

The Carriage Journal 1983 4th Edition Softcover No ISBN Fine Condition 9" x 6" 
Driving manual for horse carriages. Heavily illustrated in B&W on glossy coated paper. Long but faint diagonal crease to front and back cover. Some sticker residue to corner of cover. Binding solid. Text unmarked. Slight sunning to spine. Size: 9" x 6". 180 pages. Inventory No: 025111. Paperback 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
The Atlantic Salmon, Wulf, Lee
10 Wulf, Lee
The Atlantic Salmon

Barnes and Company New York, NY 1958 Hardcover No ISBN Very Good No Dust jacket Signed by Author
Limited to 200 copies (this #161). Attractive water color frontis of hooked leaping salmon SIGNED by Wulff. Oversize hardcover (11" X 9") in marbled slipcase. Book square ans solid but spine HEAVILY sunned (so that it almost appears a different color). Slipcase lightly bumped with light toning to edges. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 022392. Hardcover 
Price: 350.00 USD
 


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