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Twenty-First Biennial Report of the State Conservation Commission of Wisconsin: For the Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 1947 and June 30, 1948

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Wisconsin State Conservation Commission: 1949

Seller ID: 53072


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Small library numbers on the front cover, near the spine head and a library label on the inside front cover. No other library markings. Sunning, rubbing along spine and around cover edges. Pages clean. ; 128 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Twenty-Second Biennial Report of the State Conservation Commission of Wisconsin: For the Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 1949 and June 30, 1950

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Wisconsin State Conservation Commission: 1951

Seller ID: 53074


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Small library numbers on the front cover, near the spine head and a library label on the inside front cover. No other library markings. Sunning, rubbing along spine and around cover edges. Pages clean. ; 128 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Opportunity on the St. Croix: A Proposal [A land use and management proposal - Northern States Power Company / Wisconsin Conservartion Department]

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Northern States Power Company / Wisconsin Coservation Department: 1962

Seller ID: 54315

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A 8-1/2" x 11" booklet prepared by the Northern States Power Company and/or the Wisconsin Conservation Department concerning land use along the St. Croix river in Polk and Burnette counties of Wisconsin. ~21 pages of text and fold-out partial plat maps; eight 8-1/2" x 10" B&W photos of scenes of the St. Croix; and an Appendix. The front cover has a 7" x 9" color aerial photo of the St. Croix affixed. Some creasing to the front cover. Small, inked ... View more info

John Burroughs: Boy and Man

By: Barrus, Clara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48031

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


SD. NAP. Spine extremities lightly bumped. Some light surface rubbing. Somewhat shaken; some spine lean. Previous owners name inked on the front pastedown. Page edges and endpapers age-darkened. No dustjacket.; 385 pages View more info

Waterfowl and Wetlands - An Integrated Review

By: Bookhout, Theodore A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: La Crosee, WI, La Crosse Printing Co.: 1979

Seller ID: 50958

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Softcover. Label ghost on front cover. Previous owner's name & blackened price (? ) on top edge of front cover. Bit of soiling to spine. Else clean. Pages clean. ; 152 pages View more info

A Soldier-Scientist in the American Southwest: Being a Narrative of the Travels Elliott Coues, Assistant Surgeon, U.S.A., with his Observations upon Natural History

By: Brodhead, Michael J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, The Arizona Historical Society: 1973

Seller ID: 50694

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Softcover. Spine tail is bumped. Bit of bumping to spine head. Light soiling to covers. Hinge stretched on the middle. Pages are clean. ; Color Illustrations; 74 pages View more info

Protectors of the Outdoors True stories from the frontline of conservation enforcement

By: Chizek, James; & George E. Meyer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lodi, WI, Flambeau River Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55497

ISBN: 0967351006

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Softcover. Signed by author on dedication page. Light bumping on bottom rear corner. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 232 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Guide to the John G. Shedd Aquarium

By: Chute, Walter H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The John G. Shedd Aquarium: 1933

Seller ID: 51410

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Softcover. Light wear at spine extremities. A bit of light surface rubbing, with a very light crease at the bottom front edge. Else covers clean. Previous owners name, and a sticker applied on the first blank page. Else pages clean. Some color illustrations and many B&W photographs. ; 220 pages View more info

Guide to the John G. Shedd Aquarium

By: Chute, Walter H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The John G. Shedd Aquarium: 1933

Seller ID: 52323

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Flexible boards. A bit of light rubbing, but overall covers quite clean. A bit of bumping at the bottom edge of the front board near the spine tail. Slight spine lean. Previous owners name on front flyleaf, and tape stains on endpapers. A bit of freckling on page edges. Else pages clean. ; 220 pages View more info

The Romance of the Beaver: Being the History of the Beaver in the Western Hemisphere

By: Dugmore, A. Radclyffe

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: N.D.

Seller ID: 48331

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


No publication date; circa 1914. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Just a bit of very light staining to boards. Spine a bit sun-darkened. Gilt bright. Front hinge is weak. Some soil, spotting to endpapers. Previous owners name inked on the front pastedown. B&W photographs. ; 225 pages View more info

In The Heart of the Northern Forests

By: Dugmore, A. Radclyffe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1930

Seller ID: 49663

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


With 64 plates. Spine sunned and stained. Bottom corner of rear board lightly bumped. Light rubbing on board corners and spine extremities. Some small stains and light rubbed soil on boards. Foxing on page edges and various pages. ; B&W Photographs; 10.25 x 7.5"; 243 pages View more info

The Ruffed Grouse: Its Life Story, Ecology and Management

By: Edminster, Frank C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48333

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


There is an inscription on the front flyleaf to a previous owner, from the Wisconsin conservationist Walter E. Scott. Spine extremities and the front corners bumped. Couple tiny spots on the front board. Spine very slightly sun-darkened. Pages clean. No dustjacket. ; B&W Photographs; 385 pages View more info

Wild Animal Interviews: and Wild Opinions of Us

By: Hornaday, William T.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1929

Seller ID: 48330


Fair condition only. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Older library rebinding in blue buckram. Tears along upper spine edges. Corners and spine extremities worn; surface rubbing. Page edges age-darkened. Top corner of one page clipped; not affecting text. Tape repair at the top corner of one page. Else pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 310 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Wildlife's Ten-year Cycle

By: Keith, Lloyd B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Madison, The University of Wisconsin Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48072

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Spine tail is lightly bumped. Previous owner's name stamp on front flyleaf. Else binding and pages are clean. DJ spine extremities are rubbed.1/8" tear in spine tail and rear lower corner. A bit of light smudged soil to front DJ. ; 201 pages View more info

Wisconsin's Amazing Woods, Then And Now

By: Kouba, Theodore F.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Wisonsin House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 49569

ISBN: 0883610272

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Binding clean & bright. Pages are clean. Bit of rubbing to DJ spine head and top corners. ; 279 pages View more info

Farm-Forest Facts: Cornell Rural School Leaflet. Volume XXXIII, No. 2, November, 1939

By: Palmer, E. Laurence

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, The New York State College of Agriculture at Cornell University: 1939

Seller ID: 51240

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Volume 33, No. 2. The name of Walter E. Scott (noted Wisconsin conservationist) is inked on the front cover. Light rubbing to the covers, especially along the spine. Previous owners name also inked on the front cover. Pages clean. ; 32 pages View more info

Fields in Winter: Cornell Rural School Leaflet. Volume XXXIII, No. 3, January, 1940

By: Palmer, E. Laurence

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, The New York State College of Agriculture at Cornell University: 1940

Seller ID: 51241

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Volume 33, No. 3. The name of Walter E. Scott (noted Wisconsin conservationist) is inked on the front cover. Light rubbing to the covers, especially along the spine. Corners lightly bumped. Light vertical crease. Previous owners name also inked on the front cover. Pages clean. ; 32 pages View more info

American Game Mammals and Birds, A Catalogue of Books, 1582 to 1925: Sport, Natural History, and Conservation

By: Phillips, John C.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48088

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


SD. The front pastedown has the bookplate of chemist and ornithologist Arlie William Schorger. The spine is somewhat sunned, and the gilt spine lettering is faded and unreadable. A bit of very light rubbing at the spine extremities and tips of corners. Small fairly insignificant rubbed spot on the rear board. Else binding clean. The rear hinge has been nicely repaired. Page edges a bit age-darkened. Else pages clean. ; 639 pages View more info

Volutes

By: Poppe, Guide; & Yoshihiro Goto

Price: $100.00

Publisher: L'Informatore Piceno Ed.: 1992

Seller ID: 54427

ISBN: 8886070012

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Just a bit of rubbing at the tips of the bottom corners. Tiny bump on board fore-edges. Very slight spine twist. Else clean. Pages clean. Color illustrations. No dustjacket. ; 348 pages View more info

The Watchers of the Trail: A Book of Animal Life

By: Roberts, Charles G. D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, L. C. Page & Company: 1904

Seller ID: 48334

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Some rubbed, light wear at the spine extremities and corners. Some rubbing along spine edges, and some rubbed soil to the rear board. Spine lightly rubbed, and VERY slightly sun-darkened; spine gilt still fairly bright. Front board gilt very bright; clean decoration. Front hinge cracked. Erasure on rear flyleaf. Else pages clean. ; 361 pages View more info