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A DICTIONARY OF BIRDS, Alfred Newton; Robert W Shufeldt; Richard Lydekker; Hans Gadow
1 Alfred Newton; Robert W Shufeldt; Richard Lydekker; Hans Gadow A DICTIONARY OF BIRDS
London A. and C. Black 1996 Hard Cover Very Good Hardbound, 8vo,. 
red cloth, gilt spine, 2 preliminary leaves, xii, 124, 1088 pages illustrations, folded map, London, A. and C. Black; 1893-96, Published originally in four parts, 1893-96. Founded on a series of articles contributed to the ninth edition of the Encyclopædia britannica. cf. Note, p. [i]., this is the cheap issue,unabridged, published October, 1899. the work of one of the foremost ornithologists of his day,light wear at edges, small tear at top of spine, ink signatures of former owner on half-title and on title page, (former owner was New Brunswick naturalist, William H. Moore) a heavy volume, may require extra postage. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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On the track of the New Brunswick panther : the story of Bruce Wright and the eastern Panther, Allardyce Gilbert
2 Allardyce Gilbert On the track of the New Brunswick panther : the story of Bruce Wright and the eastern Panther
Fredericton, N.B. G. Allardyce 2001 0968889700 / 9780968889701 First Edition Paper Covers FINE Paperbound 8vo.,(22cm.) 
pict. paper, pp., v, 145 : illustrations maps, "Many in New Brunswick believe these big wildcats-often called cougars-still roam the province. No one believed it more than Bruce Wright. His life was a search for this mystery creature that he called the ghost of North America." (from the back cover) 
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Fredericton University of New Brunswick 1992 Paperbound Very Good Paperbound 
pict paper wraps, 194 pages, illustrated, graphs, maps, light shelf wear, A collection of invited papers presented at a Symposium on the Eastern Coyote held in Fredericton, N.B. on 7-9 Nov. 1991, 12 papers in total from North American contributors Size: 8 Vo., 
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London Smith, Elder & Co., 1903 A New Edition Hard Cover Very Good Hardbound, 
full red calf, extra gilt spine, raised bands, leather label, marbled boards and endpapers, pp., ix, 433, port. frontis., a school prize presentation label inside front cover, very light edge wear , a sound, clean copy Size: 8 Vo., 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Broley, Myrtle Jeanne; EAGLE MAN; Charles L. Broley's Field Adventures with American Eagles;
NY Pellegrini & Cudahy, 1952 First Edition Cloth, Very Good Good Hardbound 8 Vo., 
pp., xiv, 210; illustrated, 8 full page b & w plates from photographs, ex private library (Mary Gannan , Maggie Muggins creator) with her bookplate on front pastedown, 5 line ink inscription on front endpaper, (" to Just Mary" , inscription is not by author), mark on top edges, light fade to book edges, spine f d.j. lightly faded, d.j. has edge chips, small tears, and light soil. Broley retired from a career in banking and took up his bird-watching hobby in earnest, and became a world-authority on the American Bald Eagle. 
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THE HAUNTERS OF THE SILENCES; A Book of Animal Life By...with Many Illustrations and Decorations By Charles Livingston Bull, Charles G D Roberts, Sir
6 Charles G D Roberts, Sir THE HAUNTERS OF THE SILENCES; A Book of Animal Life By...with Many Illustrations and Decorations By Charles Livingston Bull
Boston L.C. Page 1907 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No D.j 8 vo,. 
pict. brown cloth, pp., xiv, 316, (6), (4), (adverts), illustrations, Illustrated end-papers, title page vignette,48 full page b & w plates, with tissue guards, wear at edges and corners, rear hinge cracked but holding firm, CONTENTS: The summons of the North.- The last barrier.- Answerers to the call.- The prisoners of the pitcher-plant.- The prowlers.- A stranger to the wild.- When the logs come down.-A duel in the deep.- The little tyrant of the burrows.- The Ringwaak buck.- The heron in the reeds.- In the deep of the silences, On the night trail.- When the tide came over the marshes.- Under the ice-roof.- The terror of the air.- In the unknown dark.- The terror of the sea caves. 
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7 Cornish, C.J.; WILD ANIMALS IN CAPTIVITY; Or, Orpheus at the Zoo and Other Papers;
New York Macmillan, 1894 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Hardbound 
orig. gilt, pict, blind-stamped, cloth, gilt spine, 340 pages, illustrated, frontis., 16 full page plates, wear at upper, front edge of front cover, front free end-paper missing, light edge wear, minor cover spots.The sensibility of zoo animals to music and other info on keeping various animals in captivity. Size: 8 Vo., 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Delacour, Jean; BIRDS OF MALAYSIA;
New York Macmillan, 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 8 Vo., 
cloth,d.j., pp., xvi, 382, illustrated with line drawings by Earl L. Poole and Alexander Seidel, map end-papers, d.j. chipped and torn & faded at spine, upper corners bumped, 
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THE BIRDS OF MONTREAL; birds observed in the vicinity of Montreal, Province of Quebec,...
9 Ernest D Wintle; David Denne THE BIRDS OF MONTREAL; birds observed in the vicinity of Montreal, Province of Quebec,..."Original sporting sketches, compiled by David Denne,
Montreal W. Drysdale 1896 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Hardbound, 8 Vo,. 
two-tone,gilt pict. cloth, gilt spine letters, pp.,xiv, 281 [4] leaves of plates : illustrations, map, Includes index, Original sporting sketches, compiled by David Denne, 1895": pages [229]-281, "The birds of Montreal : birds observed in the vicinity of Montreal, Province of Quebec, with annotations as to whether they are "Permanent Residents" or those that are found regularly throughout the year ; "Winter Visitants," or those that occur only during the winter season, passing north in the spring ; "Transient Visitants," or those that occur only during migrations in spring and autumn ; "Summer Residents," or those that are known to breed, but which depart southward before winter ; and "Accidental Visitants," or stragglers from remote districts ; giving their relative abundance as to whether they are rare, scarce, common, or abundant ; data of nests and eggs when found, and especially noting the species that breed in the City and Mount Royal Park ; also data of migratory arrivals and departures, and other notes, all of which are deduced from original observations made during the past fifteen years". light wear at edges, text pages are toned (as always in this edition) ink sig of former owner on front endpaper, front hinge cracked but holding, a very presentable copy of a very scarce edition 
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10 Hubbard, Rose, Hon. ORNAMENTAL WATERFOWL: A Practical Manual on the Acclimatization of the Swimming Birds,With Reference to Two Hundred Species;
Walsall & London, The Walsall Press & Simpkin & Marshall, Hamilton, Kent... 1907 Second Edition, Hard Cover Very Good 8 Vo., 
cloth, pp.,248, xv. ,green cloth, gilt spine, illustrated, 8 full page black & white plates, corners bumped, edge and corner wear, ink sig on front end-paper, tight copy. 
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LICHENS OF NORTH AMERICA, Irwin M Brodo; Stephen Sharnoff; Sylvia Duran Sharnoff
11 Irwin M Brodo; Stephen Sharnoff; Sylvia Duran Sharnoff LICHENS OF NORTH AMERICA
New Haven, Conn Yale Univ. Press, 2001 0300082495 / 9780300082494 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Foilio, 
cloth, dust jacket,xxxiii, 795 pages.illustrated, 939 color photos, numerous line drawings, coverage of over 800 species, with mention of more than 700 additional species. distribution maps, and keys for identifing the most common, conspicious, or ecologically significant species. a magnificent book. 
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ORNITHOLOGICAL BIOGRAPHY, or An account of the habits of the birds of the United States of America; : accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled The birds of America...Volume III,, John James Audubon; William MacGillivray
12 John James Audubon; William MacGillivray ORNITHOLOGICAL BIOGRAPHY, or An account of the habits of the birds of the United States of America; : accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled The birds of America...Volume III,
Edinburgh Adam & Charles Black, Edinburgh 1835 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Hardbound 4 to., 
Edinburgh: Adam Black MDCCCXXXV,(1835), pp., xii,638,(Includes index) bound in half brown morocco, marbled boards, gilt spine letters, 5 raised bands, boards are scuffed,spine ends worn, minor marks wear to boards, prelims are moderately foxed, as are the rear endpapers, armorial bookplate of Samuel Woods inside front board, 7 line presentation inscription ink on front endpaper, Third volume for the first edition of the separately- issued text for the elephant folio BIRDS OF AMERICA. Laid-in is an A.N.S. signed M.R. Audubon (Maria Rebecca Audubon, 1843-1925) granddaughter of John James Audubon. The 4 leaves on embossed stationary contain 27 lines in Maria Audubon's hand . The note is dated sept. 26th 1902 , from Salem N.Y. Although the addressee is not noted. It was written to a local New Brunswick naturalist , who published many articles on the natural history of early twentieth century N.B. The note thanks him for sending photographs and remarks on birds,etc. The volume is the textual counterpart to The birds of America, plates 201-300., The work was in 5 volumes, this is Vol. 3 , all first published in Edinburgh. The book was given to a New Brunswick hunting guide by a "Mr.Hill" of Cleveland, Ohio. The 7 line ink inscription names the guides. 
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BEEKEEPING IN NOVA SCOTIA : apiary Management, Karmo, E.A.
13 Karmo, E.A. BEEKEEPING IN NOVA SCOTIA : apiary Management
Truro, N.S.Nova Scotia Dept. of Agriculture and Marketing. Horticulture and Biology Services 1975 Paperbound Very Good Paperbound 4to., 
yellow card covers, stapled at spine, 41 pages, illustrated, some ink notes inside rear cover, else a very good copy of a very informative paper. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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WATERSHED RED : the life of the Dunk River, Prince Edward Island, Kathy Martin; Connie Pound-Gaudet
14 Kathy Martin; Connie Pound-Gaudet WATERSHED RED : the life of the Dunk River, Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, P.E.I. Ragweed Press 1981 0920304079 / 9780920304075 First Edition Paperbound Very Good 8 vo,. Illustrations by Connie Pound-Gaudet Signed by Author
pict. paper wraps, 155 pages, illustrated, maps inside front and back wrappers, clean, bright copy. The landscape, inhabitants and natural history of this beautiful Prince Edward Island river. 
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Papillons et chenilles du Quebec et de l'est du Canada, Laplante Jean-Paul ; Pierrette Laplante
15 Laplante Jean-Paul ; Pierrette Laplante Papillons et chenilles du Quebec et de l'est du Canada
Montreal, Quebec Editions France-Ame´rique 1985 2890011852 / 9782890011854 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Paperbound Folio (29cm) 
white cloth, gilt cover and spine, 280 pages : illustrations (some color) ,comprend un index, a clean, bright copy. Accessible a` tous, cet album traite de pre`s de 300 espe`ces de papillons diurnes et nocturnes et de plus d'une centaine d'espe`ces de chenilles, oeufs et chrysalides. Outre de magnifiques planches en couleurs, il offre une initiation a` la biologie et a` la classification des le´pidopte`res, des clefs d'identification, un aperc¸u bioge´ographique des zones de ve´ge´tation, un chapitre sur la chasse et la collection, etc. Un ouvrage remarquable 
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16 Michelet, Jules; THE BIRD
London Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1883 New Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good 4 to., (25 cm.) 
orig.red pict. gilt dec. cloth cover and spine, pp., xii, 350, illustrated with 210 illustrations by Giacomelli, all edges gilt, index, ink inscription on the front free end-paper, minor wear to edges, very slight spine fade,Translated from the French by W.H. Davenport Adams, Michelet, Jules 1798-1874 
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ACADIAN NATURALIST; 3 Issues, Natural History Society of New Brunswick.
17 Natural History Society of New Brunswick. ACADIAN NATURALIST; 3 Issues
Fredercton, New Brunswick The University of New Brunswick Paperbound Very Good Paperbound 8vo,. 
3 issues,Vol. 1 No 2, Nov.1943;Vol. 1 No. 3. May, 1944; Vol. 1 No. 4, Nov.1944: printed paper wraps, very good condition. 
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TWO TREES , Together with, Gabby and the Forest Trees,, Nofziger, Ed
18 Nofziger, Ed TWO TREES , Together with, Gabby and the Forest Trees,
Washington D.C. American Tree Association 1946 Paperbound Very Good 
col. paper wraps, stapled at spine, unpaginated, (51 p), illustrated, story and pictures in linoleum blocks by Ed Nofziger; acknowledgment to Allen W. Bratton, The artist, Ed Nofziger was born in California. During WWII his religious conviction led him to declare himself a conscientious objector and in 1943 he was conscripted and assigned to a Forest Service station in Cooperstown, New York. It was during this time that Nofziger used his artistic talent and imagination to create Joe Beaver (JOE BEAVER does not appear in this example, the title characters are, Ashton and Elmer, two little trees) as a teaching tool to promote conservation. Joe Beaver was a great success and the Forest Service began to use him to promote forest management. He is the forerunner of Smokey the Bear and Woodsy Owl. Later Nofziger would be employed in full time animation, working for UPA studios drawing "Mister Magoo" cartoons and later for Hanna-Barbera where he drew "Ruff and Ready" This small item is an early contribution to the promotion of forest conservation in the United States and as such is worth saving. Nofziger died in 2000. In his Los Angeles Times obituary a fellow artist Roger Armstrong gave him his due as one of "the finest cartoonist of animals in the last half-century." Size: 8 vo,. 
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EASTERN COYOTE: The Story of Its Success, Parker, Gerry;
19 Parker, Gerry; EASTERN COYOTE: The Story of Its Success
Halifax, Nova Scotia Nimbus Publishing 1995 1551091119 / 9781551091112 First Edition Paperbound Fine 8 Vo., 
pict paper wraps, x,254 pages, illustrated, 15 pp bibliography, index, as new, Parker is a research biologist with the Canadian Wildlife Service, who lives in Sackville, New Brunswick. He calls for an informed discussion between those who support extreme measures to protect livestock from coyote attacks,and those who believe the coyote has an important role to play in the ecological system. 
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MEN OF THE AUTUMN WOODS; Non Resident Big Game Hunting in New Brunswick, The Golden Years 1885 1935;, Parker, Gerry;
20 Parker, Gerry; MEN OF THE AUTUMN WOODS; Non Resident Big Game Hunting in New Brunswick, The Golden Years 1885 1935;
Sackville, New Brunswick, Privately Published 2005 Second Printing Paperbound Very Good Paperbound 
pictorial paper wraps,xviii, 264, illustrated throughout with b & white illustrations from photographs, 2 pp bibliography, A much needed work on the development of the business of big game hunting in New Brunswick. All the great hunting guides are here. their stories told in detail. The hunters are here .Babe Ruth , the wealthy American businessmen who were the first to visit the wilderness of big game , caribou, moose, deer. A well researched, well illustrated book , a great delight for lovers of the outdoors. From the Prologue ----- New Brunswick has a history rich in stories, tales and images of its famous salmon rivers, and the sports and guides who plied their waters but little attention has been given to the sport of nonresident big-game hunting. I have written this book to address that neglect. Although it is intended primarily for the enjoyment of the hunter, it should also appeal to those who accept the sport and share the pleasures of a bygone era captured through the camera's lens and the pen of those who walked the trails before. There were many early guides and sports whose accomplishments are now forgotten - victims of the ravages of time. Living relatives are several lifetimes removed and it is with these descendants that the photographs, artifacts and stories are entrusted. But with each new generation bonds with the past are fading; personal ties to dusty and tattered photo albums with nameless faces, worn maps and soiled journals weaken. Most photographs and written accounts of hunting in the early years of the 20th century were left to us by American sportsmen - the paying clients. They brought with them their guns, cameras, pens and diaries and later, in the comfort of their homes, wrote about their hunting adventures in the great Canadian wilderness. Some of their articles appeared in popular outdoor magazines and journals of the day. Others were personal accounts of a particular hunting trip, returned to the guide as an expression of appreciation for a memorable woodland experience. A few of those "illustrated journals" are intact although, regrettably, many of the smiling faces of the early sports, and guides, remain a mystery. But they are all we have. They allow us to share with them a moment during a pleasureable hunting experience somewhere in the backwoods of the province. We begin our journey with one of those early journals - a 1904 hunt for moose and caribou by two American sports from Pennsylvania into the Northwest Miramichi with New Brunswick guide Arthur Pringle. A short review of the moose, caribou and white-tailed deer leads us into the development of early game laws, the guides and their sports, the New Brunswick Guides Association and New Brunswick's participation at the early American Sportsmen's Shows. It is the hope of the author that this book leaves the reader with a greater awareness and understanding of the charming story of early non-resident sports, their guides, and the golden years of big-game hunting. It was a fascinating and romantic period of New Brunswick history - it should not be forgotten. Size: 4 to., (27 Cm) 
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