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1 MANUAL OF THERAPEUTICS Referring Especially to the Products of the Pharmaceutical and Biological Laboratories of Parke, Davis & Company
Detroit, MI Parke, Davis & Company 1910 Flexible leather 
This is a semi-hardcover book with a leather binding and a title in gilt on the front cover. This is the 1910 edition - 643 pages. The covers have wear at the top and bottom of the spine, partly repaired. The end papers have a split on the front hinge. There is a stain on the upper corner of the front end paper. The frontispiece illustration is missing. The pages are unmarked, crisp, and quite clean. The edges of the paper are tinted red. The binding is tight. ; 8vo; 643 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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2 Albers, Mitch PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY Custom Edition
Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis College 0536685207 / 9780536685209 Softcover Near Fine 
This is the Custom Edition arranged by Mitch Albers of the book originally published by Neil A. Campbell and Jane B. Reece. This edition was published by Pearson Custom Publishing for Minneapolis College. It is based on the sixth edition of the Campbell-Reece Biology book. This is a softcover book in near fine contion with a CD that is still sealed. The binding is tight and uncreased with no signs of being read. Crisp, clean. There is only the slightest hint of a curl to the corner - upper front. No marks, no writing, no underlining. Well cared for. Most likely unread. Black and white illustrations, diagrams, charts. The CD is by Campbell about Biology - Objectgives, Word Roots, Key Terms, Activities, Case Studies, Quizzes, Articles, Interviews, Glossary. It appears that the book is arranged for course study, but might be used for self study. ; 4to; 541 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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3 Amos, William H. THE INFINITE RIVER A Biologist's Vision of the World of Water
New York Random House 1970 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
Tight, bright, clean hardback book with a bookplate on the front end paper and a hint of soil at the top edge. The unclipped dust jacket has only a hint of wear at the corners. A book written for the general public about the process of water and atmosphere and the exchange of moisture, the movement of water, and the inhabitants of the water. ; 8vo  
Price: 17.00 USD
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4 Belousova, L. S. and Denisova, L. V. RARE PLANTS OF THE WORLD
Rotterdam A. A. Balkema 1992 9061914825 / 9789061914822 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. There is a stamp across the top of the front free end paper that says Review Copy, plus a sentence. This book is nearly as new as if came from the publisher's box. A tight binding, crisp, clean, bright. There are no other marks or writing. No signs of wear. . The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Unclipped. Protected in a new archival, see-through and removable mylar cover. Llustrated mostly in black and white with some in color. Preface, eight parts geographically divided, and an Index with Latin names for the plants. The book covers are a simulated fabric (moire) with a nice sheen and light metallic gilt ink title on the cover and spine. Well cared for. The emphasis of the book is on conservation of diversity and endnagered plants. ; 8vo; 348 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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5 Burt, Edward Angus ANNALS OF THE MISSOURI BOTANICAL GARDEN (VOL IX, NUMBER 1) Fungi Clavaria
St. Louis, MO Missouri Botanical Garden 1922 First Edition Softcover 
This is Volume IX, Number 1 of the Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, featuaring fungi. The book is a softcover brown with the title information printed on the cover. The binding is tight, covers clean, a closed tear on the spine, covers and interior clean and complete. The featured article is titled 'The North American Species of Clavaria with Illustrations of the Type Specimens' . There are 11 plates in black and white with a quantity of specimens to each page and each numbered and cross-referenced to the key contained in the text. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 77 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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6 Chenoweth, Bob BLACK WALNUT The History, Use, and Unrealized Potential of a Unique American Renewable Natural Resource
Champaign, IL Sagamore Publishing 1993 First Edition Hardcover Fine  
SIGNED. This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket, as issued. The book is in paper covered book covers that are exceptionally strong - with strong hinges. Tight, bright, clean, crisp. The author SIGNED the book on the front end paper. The pages, edges, and end papers contain no marks or writing and are crisp and clean. Illustrated in black and white photographs. ; 8vo; 334 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 68.00 USD
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7 Clements, Frederic E. MINNESOTA PLANT STUDIES (IV) MINNESOTA MUSHROOMS ILLUSTRATED
Minneapolis, MN University Of Minnesota 1910 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book without a jacket, as designed. The book has green cloth covers with a gilt title on the front cover; no title on the spine. There are black and white photos and drawings, plus six book plate illustrations in color (photocopies) with tissue guards. There is a preface by Clements dated 1910, the content, Use of Mushrooms, a Glossary and an extensive Index. The book covers show some wear - the threads show on the spine, especially at the top and bottom. There is a dark spot on the front cover, the threads broke through on the bottom corners. The end papers are clean. There is a repair to part of the front interior hinge using archival adhesive, no tape. The interior pages are clean. There is a small newspaper clipping pasted down in the margin on one page relating to a poisonous mushroom. There are no other marks or writings. Tall book (10") and a normal width. ; 4to; 169 pages 
Price: 27.00 USD
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8 Darwin, Charles ONTHE ORIGIN OF SPECIES By Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
New York, NY The Heritage Press 1963 Hardcover Illustrated by Paul Landacre 
This is a fine copy of the this work by Darwin and illustrated with woodcut designs by printmaker-artist Paul Landacre and enclosed with the original Heritage Press Sandglass brochure - Number XIV: 27. The book comes in a slipcase. The book is without flaws. Appears to be unread. Tight, bright, crisp , clean with no marks or writing. Thin leather spine with green paper covers and design by Landacre stamped in and filled with gilt metallic and green printing inks. There is also a design on the spine. The slipcase shows just a light touch of wear at the corners where the book is inserted and there is a very faint hint of a little fading at some edges. Not that noticable. Very well cared for and protected. ; 4to; 470 pages 
Price: 47.00 USD
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9 Fountaine, Margaret LOVE AMONG THE BUTTERFLIES
Boston Little, Brown & Company 1980 First American Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Hardcover book with a dust jacket, first American edition. Tight, bright, very clean book. The unclipped dust jacket has a touch of rubbing on the white background. Nicely illustrated book with copies of old photographs and colorful illustrations of butterflies. The book is a result of the discovery of extensive journals kept by a lover of butterflies, travel, exploration, and adventure. ; 8vo  
Price: 24.00 USD
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10 Hamer, Dean and Peter Copeland THE SCIENCE OF DESIRE The Search for the Gay Gene and the Biology of Behavior
New York, NY Simon And Shuster 1994 0671887246 / 9780671887247 First Edition 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book would be considered in fine condition if not for a touch of binders glue on the top edge which has left a spot. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. The book sppears to be unread. The dust jacket is in fine condition and is unclipped. 0671887246; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
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11 Hodgson, Gordon W. ARCTIC Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America 1987
Calgary, Canada The Unversity Of Calgary 1987 First Edition Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
Large softcover periodical from the Arctic Institute. 277 pages of scholarly scientific reports about the Baffin Island Oil Spill (BIOS) Project. There are color and black and white photos, diagrams, drawings, charts, maps, and two appendices. ; Supplement 1; Vol. 40; 4to  
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Kluver, Heinrich MESCAL AND MECHANISMS OF HALLUCINATIONS
Chicago, IL The Univ Of Chicago Press 1969 Hardcover; Second Printing 
This is the second printing of this hardcover book with a dust jacket. The book would be fine if not for a former owner name on the end paper. It is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacket has light wear at the corners, a tiny pucture, some rubbing. From the dust jacket: "a This book brings back into print the complete text of Mescal, originally published in 1928, and includes a later paper, "Mechanisms of Hallucinations" and a new Preface by the author. ". ; 8vo; 108 pages  
Price: 45.00 USD
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13 Koch, Maryjo POND LAKE RIVER SEA
San Francisco Swans Island Books 1994 0002554577 / 9780002554572 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is as new and without wear, but with a remainder dot on the bottom page edges. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean and without wear. This is a beautifully illustrated book with hand printed text about the creatures of the pond, lake, river, and sea. Informative and pleasing to the eye. A natural history art book. ; 4to  
Price: 28.00 USD
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14 Lockwood, Jeffrey A. LOCUST The Devestating Rise and Mysterious Disappearance of the Insect That Shaped the American Frontier
New York, NY Basic Books 2004 0738208949 / 9780738208947 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket in fine condition. Tight, bright, crisp, clean, no wear, no marks, no writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Not clipped. Appears to be unread. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 294 pages 
Price: 15.55 USD
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15 Metcalf, C. L. FUNDAMENTALS OF INSECT LIFE
New York, NY McGraw Hill 1932 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight, clean hardback ex-lib book with moderate library markings. Co-authored with W. P. Flint. ; 8vo  
Price: 17.00 USD
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16 Miller, Henry I with Gregory Conko THE FRANKENFOOD MYTH How Protest and Politics Threaten the Biotech Revolution
Westport, CT Praeger Publishers 2004 0275978796 / 9780275978792 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover second edition book in very good plus condition, but missing a dust jacket. The end papers and interior pages are in fine condition - crisp, clean, unmarked. The cover is a black cloth with a silver metallic title on the spine. There is a light touch of wear at the tips of the spine. Nice reading copy. ; 8vo; 269 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Monsarrat, Ann AN UNEASY VICTORIAN Thackeray the Man
New York, NY Dodd Mead And Company 1980 0306078664 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book and jacket are crisp and clean. The book appears to be unread. The binding is tight, covers and interio clean and there are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped. There is some rubbing to the back panel where the bright maroon color layer of the jacket has become dulled. The book contains small black line drawings at the heads of the chapters. There are also some photo illustrations. ; 8vo; 461 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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18 Murrill, William Alphonso (Editor) MYCOLOGIA (JANUARY 1917) In Continuation of the Journal of Mycology
Lancaster, PA The New York Botanical Garden 1917 First Edition Softcover 
This is a periodical about mycology - mushrooms. It is Volume 9 from January 1917. Number 1. Pages 1-52. Some of the articles are about Cup-fungi - V. Peziza proteant and Peziza violacea; Gymnosporangia on Myrica and Comptonia, fungi and lichen on Guam, Fungi in Virginia. The periodical is illustrated with half-tone photographs in grays, black and white. ; No. 1; 8vo; 52 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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19 Murrill, William Alphonso (Editor) MYCOLOGIA (JULY, 1918) In Continuation of the Journal of Mycology
Lancaster, PA The New York Botanical Garden 1918 Softcover 
This is a periodical about mycology - mushrooms. It is Volume 10 from July, 1918. Pages 177 through 230. Number 4 . Some of the articles are about Genus Gymnosporangium, Melampsorae on Populus, North Dakota Fungi, . The periodical has a full page illustration of multiple mushrooms types in color and a few diagrams in half-tone photographs in grays, black and white. Blue paper cover, neat, clean, will cared for. ; No. 4; 8vo 
Price: 18.00 USD
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20 Murrill, William Alphonso (editor) MYCOLOGIA (MARCH, 1919) In Continuation of the Journal of Mycology
Lancaster, PA The New York Botanical Garden 1919 Softcover 
This is a periodical about mycology - mushrooms. It is Volume 11from March, 1919. Number 2. Some of the articles are about Ophiodothella on Ficus, Pyilosticta, Sporadic Appearance of Non=Edible Mushrooms in Cultivated Mushroom Beds, Ixtra-Limited Wood-Destroying Fungi - in the U. S. , Japanese Fungi.. The periodical has a few illustrations of half-tone photographs in grays, black and white. Blue paper cover, neat, clean, will cared for. ; No. 2; 8vo 
Price: 18.00 USD
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