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Saco, Maine : Garland Manufacturing , 1922. Hardcover 1st edtion, illustrated and decorative cover. Illustrated throughout with vintage photographs. Minor shelfwear otherwise a fine solid copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Early Atlantic Salmon (Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 76)

by Taylor, V. R.

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Published
1988
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Good
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First Edition
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9780660117928
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Canada: Intl Specialized Book Services, 1988. 71 pp, illustrated with charts and maps. A detailed history of salmon fishing in Newfoundland and Labrador, beginning with the Norsemen and Beothuks. Some edgewear and rippling of pages, otherwise quite a good sturdy copy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good.
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Wildlife Trails Across Canada

by Halliday, Hugh M

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Published
1956
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Toronto: Thomas Allen, 1956. Hardcover 1st edition. Illustrated by the author. 164 pages of Canadian trails, many of which have since disappeared. Minor shelfwear of the book and dustjacket, otherwise a good clean solid copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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National Geographic Society Endangered Earth Map 1988

by National Geographic - Wilbur E Garrett

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Published
1988
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As New
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USA: National Geographic, 1988. Large folded map illustrating the entire planet with a focus on the endangered areas. Detailed text on reverse. A very clean bright copy that appears ALMOST NEW. Soft Cover. As New.
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Gemmologists' Compendium

by Webster, Robert; Jobbins, E. Alan

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Published
1981
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Very Good
ISBN
9780442238858
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USA: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1981. Hardcover. Illustrated. 240 pp. SIXTH EDITION. Very minor shelfwear and light chipping of the dust jacket otherwise a fine clean sturdy copy . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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A Guide to Field Identification Trees of North American : A Golden Field Guide

by Brockman, C. Frank

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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NY: Golden Press, 1968. Hardcover, with those wonderful illustrations from the 1960s that are clear and bright. Minor shelfwear otherwise a fine clean tight copy. Dust jacket is a little chipped and rubbed, but otherwise good. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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The Disaster Lobby, Prophets of Ecological Doom and Other Absurdities

by Melvin J Grayson; Thomas R. Shepard Jr.

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780695803919
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USA: Follett Pub. Co, 1973. Hardcover 1st edition. Mior shelf and edgewear, light chipping of dust jacket otherwise a fine solid copy. Very controversial. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Recherches Geologiques et Minieres Aux Iles Saint-Pierre et Miquelon

by E. Aubert De La Rue

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Published
1951
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Fair
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Paris: Office De La Recherche Scientifique Outre-mer , 1951. TEXT IN FRENCH - EN FRANCAIS - Original covers detached but still present. MAP INCLUDED. Cover and interior text somewhat yellowed (more the covers than the pages), otherwise still a good reference and reading copy. . Soft Cover. Fair.
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Habitat and Trail Guide : The Mill Pond, Dorchester

by Bowles, Jane M.

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Published
1998
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Very Good
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Dorchester, Ontario : Mill Pond Advisory Committee, 1998. VERY HARD TO FIND. Spiral bound as issued. A detailed look at the interpretation of the trail - history, originals, oaks, pines, woodlands, wetland, structure, invasive aliens, willows, ponds, frogs, plus appendices on the plants, wildlife and an observation card. A clean solid copy with only a faint smudge… Read more
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The Conserver society: A workable alternative for the future

by Kimon Valaskakis, Peter S. Sidell

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060144890
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AU$16.81

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U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1979. Hardcover 1st edition stated. Minor shelf and edgewear, some chipping along dust jacket edges otherwise a fine clean copy. An interesting and now historic look at ecology and how legislation can tackle this problem. Still a timely book. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Fresh Woods and Pastures New : The Canadian Marksman

by De Courcy Ireland, Marion

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1989. AUTOGRAPHED by the author on the title page. 160 memoir, illustrated with photographs. Deals with a trip to Australia and New Zealand with the Canadian Rifle Team. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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A Guide to Field Identification Trees of North America - Golden Guide

by Brockman, Frank C

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Published
1968
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Good
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NY: Golden Press, 1968. Wonderful classic guide with bright clear illustrations. Minor edgewear and rubbing of covers, spine crease otherwise still a good sturdy copy. Soft Cover. Good.
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Ontario: Ministry of Natural Resources, 1978. 161 pages, still includes map in back pocket. Very detailed work, illustrated with maps, charts, tables and such, Minor edgewear otherwise truly a good clean solid copy. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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AU$35.35
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Strong Brown God: The Story of the Niger River

by De Gramont, Sanche

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Published
1991
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Very Good
ISBN
9780395567562
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Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 1991. Some edgewear and creasing of covers otherwise a good solid reading copy. Small tear at base of spine. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The River Congo: The Discovery, Exploration and Exploitation of the World's Most Dramatic River

by Forbath, Peter

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Published
1991
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Very Good
ISBN
9780395567258
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Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 1991. Light edgewear and creasing of spine otherwise a good clean solid copy. From the publisher:Congo: the very word calls up images of steaming jungles, dense primeval flora, and talking drums along the slow dark river. This river, 2716 miles long, was silent witness to the selling of hundreds of thousands of Congolese into… Read more
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Spread of Deserts

by McLeish, Ewan

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780750202770
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AU$14.27

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USA: Wayland, 1991. Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illlustrated.
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The David Suzuki Foundation Report January 1994

by Suzuki, David ; Fulton, Jim et al

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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Canada: David Suzuki Foundation , 1994. 12 page staple bound as issued, including an autographed letter by David Suzuki. Minor edgewear otherwise fine. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated.
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Canada: Canadian Museum of Nature , 1999. In addition to the regular features in this fine magazine there are 2 fascinating features articles. One is entitled "Measuring harm and benefit : The biodiversity friendliness of Cannabis Sativa" discussing the priliminary criteria for comparing biodiversity friendliness of crops to make the first step towards including ecological impacts in analysis of… Read more
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Canada: Canadian Museum of Nature, 1998. In addition to the regular features in this fine magazine there are 2 fascinating features articles. One is entitled "The Business of Environmental Law" discussing the government's role in enforcement strategies for better environmental protection. The second article is about conserving the Gray Wolf in Ontario that covers the changing taxonomic relationships… Read more
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Canada: Canadian Museum of Nature, 1997. In addition to the regular features in this fine magazine there are 3 fascinating feature articles. One is entitled "Turning the Tide" discussing how biology has stayed on dry land at the expense of the other 99% of the Earth's habitat. The 2nd is entitled" The Paradox of Parasites" explores how… Read more
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