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Image for The American Museum Congo Expedition Collection of Bats [Bulletin of The American Museum of Natural History, Vol. XXXVII, Art. XVIII

The American Museum Congo Expedition Collection of Bats [Bulletin of The American Museum of Natural History, Vol. XXXVII, Art. XVIII

By: Allen, J. A., Herbert Lang and James P. Chapin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The American Museum of Natural History: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037697

Condition: Good


Pp 405 - 563, plus twelve pages, one of which is color. General light wear and handling, though overall a fairly tight and clean copy. View more info

Image for Mammals of Northern Rhodesia:  A Revised Check list with Keys, notes on Distribution, Range Maps, and summaries of breeding and Ecological Data

Mammals of Northern Rhodesia: A Revised Check list with Keys, notes on Distribution, Range Maps, and summaries of breeding and Ecological Data

By: Ansell, W. F. H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lusaka, The Government Printer: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038043

Condition: Very Good


155 pages, plus plates and maps. Book remains tight and clean, though with general light use and age. Lower portion is cut out from the inside front flap of the dust jacket. Jacket shows chips over spine ends and at corners. Dust jacket is generally clean, and is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. View more info

Image for Mammals of Malawi:  An Annotated Check List and Atlas

Mammals of Malawi: An Annotated Check List and Atlas

By: Answell, W. F. H. & R. J. Dowsett

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cornwall, The Trendrine Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037693

ISBN: 0951256203

Condition: Fine


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Image for The Platypus:  Its Discover, Zoological Position, Form and Characteristics, Habits, Life History, Etc.

The Platypus: Its Discover, Zoological Position, Form and Characteristics, Habits, Life History, Etc.

By: Burrell, Harry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson Limited: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038020

Condition: Good


227 pages, plus plates. There are a couple of non-author inscriptions at front of volume. Other inked name on end leaves. Top hinge is cracked, though holding tight. Some foxing on first and last few leaves. Other general light wear/use, though overall a tight and nice copy. View more info

Image for Los Roedores Argentinos De La Familia "Caviidae"

Los Roedores Argentinos De La Familia "Caviidae"

By: Cabrera, Angel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Universidad De Buenos Aires: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036311

Condition: Good


93+ pages. Original paper wrap covers are chipped and worn, and who old tape repairs. Contents are clean and tight. View more info

Image for Aliya:  Stories of the Elephants of Sri Lanka

Aliya: Stories of the Elephants of Sri Lanka

By: Cannon, Teresa and Peter Davis (Foreword By Dr. Arthur C. Clarke)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Airavata Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037995

ISBN: 064621408X

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright is 1995. 179 pages. Covers show a little light rubbing at corners and spine ends. Otherwise a bright, crisp, and clean copy. Dust jacket remains bright and clean, though shows light rubbing and very slight creasing along edges. Jacket is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for Spolia Mentawiensia - Mammals

Spolia Mentawiensia - Mammals

By: Chasen, F. N. And C. Boden Kloss

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Zoological Society of London: 1927

Edition: Off Print

Seller ID: 037696

Condition: Good+


pp: [1] 798-840, Plates I-V, [1, map]. Offprint bound in blue paper wrap covers and signed by the first author Chasen. Library sticker and other names on front cover. Ink stamped name in upper margin of a couple of page. Tight and otherwise clean. View more info

Image for Sperm Whales of the Southeast Pacific, Part I: Introduction, Part II: Size Range, External Characters and Teeth

Sperm Whales of the Southeast Pacific, Part I: Introduction, Part II: Size Range, External Characters and Teeth

By: Clarke, Robert, Anelio Aguayo L., & Obla Paliza

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oslo, Universitetsforlaget: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036396

Condition: Good+


Nr. 51, Hvalradets Srifter, Scientific Results of Marine Biological Research. 80 pages. Covers are a little worn and show old price and other markings. Unsigned presentation inscription at top of title page. Contents are otherwise clean. View more info

Image for Initiations Africaines I:  Les Mammiferes De L'Afrique Noire Francaise

Initiations Africaines I: Les Mammiferes De L'Afrique Noire Francaise

By: Dekeyser, P. L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dakar, Grande Imprimerie Africaine: 1948

Seller ID: 035641

Condition: Fair


61 pages, saddle stapled. Covers are worn and a bit soiled. Edges of contents are a little darkened throughout, and moisture stains affect a few leaves. View more info

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The Life of a Tiger

By: Eardley-Wilmot, S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035601

Condition: Good


183 pages, plus plates. Corners are a little bumped. Some rubbing is seen on cloth, mostly near foot of spine and affecting publisher's name. Hinges (internal) are cracked, though holding solid. A few light smudges. Overall a clean and attractive copy. View more info

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The Presidential Elephants of Zimbabwe

By: Elliott, Alan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N/P, N/P:

Seller ID: 037996

ISBN: 0797410031

Condition: Near Fine


No date of publication, though circa 1991. 144 pages. Corners are lightly bumped. Dust jacket remains bright and clean, though shows small wrinkles/creases over corners and spine ends. Jacket is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. View more info

Image for The Natural History of South Africa...  Mammals (Four Volumes)

The Natural History of South Africa... Mammals (Four Volumes)

By: Fitzsimons, F. W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038022

Condition: Good


Complete in four volumes published from 1919-1920. Cloth covers are a little faded and show general light wear. All four volumes remains fairly tight and are generally intact, though use/light wear is noted. Due to the weight of this four volume set, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for A Review of the Middle and Upper Eocen Primates of North America (Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Volume 136, Number 1)

A Review of the Middle and Upper Eocen Primates of North America (Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Volume 136, Number 1)

By: Gazin, C. Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, The Smithsonian Institution: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038147

Condition: Very Good


112 pages, plus 14 plates. A couple of small tears are seen in the paper over spine. Residue of an older penciled price is seen at the top of the title page. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. View more info

Image for Gemeinnutzige Systematische Naturgeschichte Fur Gebildete Leser Nach Dem Linneischen Natursystem .  Erester Theil: Sangethiere

Gemeinnutzige Systematische Naturgeschichte Fur Gebildete Leser Nach Dem Linneischen Natursystem . Erester Theil: Sangethiere

By: Gmelin, Carl Christian

Price: $2,000.00

Publisher: Mannheim: 1805

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 035338

Condition: Good


Later edition of Karl von Linne's "Systema Naturae (A General System of Nature)" first published in 1735. This edition is edited, and with some additional content, by Carl Christian Gmelin (1762 - 1837; A German botanist, and brother to engraver Wilhelm Friedrich Gmelin (1760 - 1820). Pp: [i-v] vi - xiii [9] 1-186 + 27 fold out plates. Each hand-colored steel engraving is leaf sized and tipped to a blank bound leaf, then folded in. Rebacked with newer leather over spine and corners. Earlier green cloth over boards and original spine labels affixed. Ex-Library with small markings on pas... View more info

Image for Gemeinnutzige Systematische Naturgeschichte Fur Gebildete Leser Nach Dem Linneischen Natursystem .  Zweiter Theil (Parts A and B, in Two Volumes): Vogel

Gemeinnutzige Systematische Naturgeschichte Fur Gebildete Leser Nach Dem Linneischen Natursystem . Zweiter Theil (Parts A and B, in Two Volumes): Vogel

By: Gmelin, Carl Christian

Price: $3,500.00

Publisher: Mannheim: 1807

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 035339

Condition: Good


Part A was published in 1806 and Part B in 1807. Later edition of Karl von Linne's "Systema Naturae (A General System of Nature)" first published in 1735. This edition is edited, and with some additional content, by Carl Christian Gmelin (1762 - 1837; A German botanist, and brother to engraver Wilhelm Friedrich Gmelin (1760 - 1820). Part A pp: [i-iii] iv - vi [30] 1-144 + 30 fold out plates. Part B pp: [12] 195 + 55 fold out plate. Each hand-colored steel engraving is leaf sized and tipped to a blank bound leaf, then folded in. Rebacked with newer leather over spine and corners. Earl... View more info

Image for Mammals--  Their Latin Names Explained:  A Guide to Animal Classification

Mammals-- Their Latin Names Explained: A Guide to Animal Classification

By: Gotch, A. F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Poole, Dorset, Blandford Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038143

ISBN: 0713709391

Condition: Fine


271 pages. Price clipped dust jacket shows a little light rubbing along edges. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. View more info

Image for A Monograph of the Macropodidae, or the Family of Kangaroos (Parts I and II, Along with  Appendices By Joan M. Dixon)

A Monograph of the Macropodidae, or the Family of Kangaroos (Parts I and II, Along with Appendices By Joan M. Dixon)

By: Gould, John / Joan M. Dixon

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Lansdowne Editions: 1981

Edition: Facsimile

Inscription: Signed by Second Contributor

Seller ID: 037879

ISBN: 0701810467

Condition: Fine


Facsimile reprint of Parts I and II of "A Monography..." and first printing of the appendices by Joan Dixon. Number 68 of 750 copies numbered and signed by Dixon. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. Due to size and weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for A Monograph of the Macropodidae, or the Family of Kangaroos (Parts I and II, Along with  Appendices By Joan M. Dixon)

A Monograph of the Macropodidae, or the Family of Kangaroos (Parts I and II, Along with Appendices By Joan M. Dixon)

By: Gould, John / Joan M. Dixon

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Lansdowne Editions: 1981

Edition: Facsimile

Inscription: Signed by Second Contributor

Seller ID: 038212

ISBN: 0701810467

Condition: Fine


Unbound review copy of this facsimile reprint of Parts I and II of "A Monograph..." and first printing of the appendices by Joan Dixon sent to Dr. Gordon Sauer (Gould biographer and bibliographer) for review. This copy in stiff green paper covers is un-numbered, though still signed by Joan Dixon. Laid in is "Copy 2" of Sauer's review with his hand written notes regarding the publication of his review. Sauer's praise of the work is high, in particular part because of the additional appendices in which Dixon "covers the known history of Gould's work on the Kangaroos, an es... View more info

Image for South African Mammals:  A Short Manual for the Use of Field Naturalists, Sportsmen and Travellers

South African Mammals: A Short Manual for the Use of Field Naturalists, Sportsmen and Travellers

By: Haagner, Alwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, H. F. & G. Witherby: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038032

Condition: Fair


248 pages. Covers are chipped and worn. Front free end leaf has been removed. Hinges (internal) are broke. Inked names on front paste down and half title. Text block remains solid and contents are otherwise clean and intact. Good reading copy. View more info

Image for The Mammals of Arabia (Complete in Three Volumes)

The Mammals of Arabia (Complete in Three Volumes)

By: Harrison, David L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035138

Condition: Very Good


Published in three volumes in 1964, 1968, and 1972. All three volumes show general light wear, though remain tight and generally clean. Volume 1 does show a little moisture stain along the lower edge of the top cover, not affecting contents. Dust jackets are present on Volumes 1 and 2, but lacking on Volume 3. Jackets are well worn and would grade no better than Fair. Jackets are now protected in clear mylar sleeve. Due to the weight and size of this set, additional fees will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info