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NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY POCKET GUIDE TO FAMILIAR ROCKS AND MINERALS

By: SOCIETY, NATIONAL AUDUBON

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000015433

ISBN: 0394757947

Condition: Very Good


Not an ex-lib edition, no markings throughout: These easy-to-use guides are divided into three parts: introductory essays; color plates and species accounts; and appendices - all in a convenient size! View more info

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NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY POCKET GUIDE TO FAMILIAR SEASHELLS (NATIONAL AUDUB ON SOCIETY POCKET GUIDES)

By: SOCIETY, NATIONAL AUDUBON

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000025785

ISBN: 0394757955

Condition: Very Good


Abundant close-view photographs and detailed descriptions of seashells fill the National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Seashells of North A merica, yet the guide is designed to be slim enough for beach enthusiasts t o easily bring along when beachcombing. This streamlined volume contains; a simple field guide covering 80 common seashells found in the North America from shores along the Pacific, the Gulf Coast and Atlantic, a basic overvi ew of the shells divided into the three major groups--gastropods, chitons a nd bivalves, covering seashell features helpful in identification, tips... View more info

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NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY POCKET GUIDE TO FAMILIAR REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS ( AUDUBON POCKET GUIDES)

By: SOCIETY, NATIONAL AUDUBON

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000025786

ISBN: 0394757939

Condition: Very Good


These easy-to-use guides are divided into three parts: introductory essays; color plates and species accounts; and appendices - all in a convenient si ze! View more info

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NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY FIELD GUIDE TO FISHES, WHALES AND DOLPHINS

By: SOCIETY, NATIONAL AUDUBON

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000031807

ISBN: 0394534050

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This delightful field guide features 585 full-color photographs of marine and freshwater fishes, 30 photographs and 45 paintings of whales, dolphins, and porpoises, and 24 pictures of freshwater and saltwater habitats. 529 species are described in detailed written accounts-with information on measurements; body shape and color; scales, fins, and gills; habitat; range; and behavior-and 400 other species are briefly noted. Poisonous or otherwise dangero... View more info

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FIELD GUIDE TO THE GRAY WHALE

By: Society, Oceanic

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Sasquatch Books: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000031795

ISBN: 0912365250

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This handy 50-page booklet is the first and only practical guide to viewing the biannual migration of gray whales along the Pacific Coast. It includes fascinating information about the natural history and habits of the gray whale as well as maps and directions to whale watching sites from Alaska to Baja. Proceeds of this book help support the Oceanic Society. View more info

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DISCOVERING ANIMALS

By: Soper, Tony

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: BBC Pubns: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000001191

ISBN: 0563210877

Condition: Very Good


Discovering Animals: An Introduction to British Land and Fresh Water Mammal s. View more info

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THIS IS THE POMERANIAN

By: Spirer, Louise Ziegler and Herbert F. Spirer

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: T.F.H.: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000010101

Condition: Very Good/No Dustjacket


Previous bookstore stamp, o/w clean and bright throughout, b/w photos. View more info

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STRANDS: A YEAR OF DISCOVERIES ON THE BEACH

By: Sprackland, Jean

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Random House UK: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000028991

ISBN: 0224087452

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


This is the ultimate beachcomber's book. A series of meditations prompted b y walking on the wild estuarial beaches of Ainsdale Sands between Blackpool and Liverpool, Strands is about what is lost and buried then discovered, a bout all the things you find on a beach, dead or alive, about flotsam and j etsam, about mutability and transformation-about sea-change. Every so often the sands shift enough to reveal great mysteries: the Star of Hope, wrecke d on Mad Wharf in 1883 and usually just visible as a few wooden stumps, is suddenly raised one day, up from the depths-an entire wreck, black and ... View more info

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THE MEAT BUSINESS: DEVOURING A HUNGRY PLANET

By: Tansey, Geoff

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000029891

ISBN: 0312226861

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This ground-breaking book by international experts on all aspects of food production, farming and animal welfare shows that there is an alternative to intensive farming of animals or genetic engineering in order to feed the world. The alternative, which is healthier for humans and kinder to animals, involves not devoting enormous resources to the production of meat, subjecting animals to often appalling treatment and creating both unfair food distribu... View more info

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YOU AND YOUR CAT (YOU & YOUR)

By: Taylor, David

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publisher: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000030117

ISBN: 0751302724

Condition: Very Good


Cats have had great significance for humans over the centuries. They have b een worshipped and feared, cherished as good omens, and massacred for being agents of the devil. This practical guide to cat care provides information on every aspect of keeping your cat fit, healthy and in good condition. It contains practical step-by-step instructions and advice on grooming, feedi ng and nutrition, housing and handling, and pregnancy and kitten care. It a lso gives point-by-point descriptions of all the recognized pedigree breeds. View more info

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THE HIDDEN LIFE OF DOGS

By: Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000038502

ISBN: 067151699X

Condition: Very Good


Offering insight into the lives and habits of dogs, wolves, and dingoes, a collection of case stories illustrate basic philosophies for canine happine ss and their human-like emotions and relationships. View more info

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MASTIFFS: EVERTHING ABOUT PURCHASE, CARE, NUTRITION, GROOMING, BEHAVIOR, AN D TRAINING (COMPLETE PET OWNER'S MANUAL)

By: Thornton, Kim Campbell

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000006254

ISBN: 0764107623

Condition: Fine


This large dog has a long history as a hunter and a protector of livestock. This volume provides information on all aspects of pet care for new and pr ospective pet owners. The most extensive line of basic pet information and training guides on the market, Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals are wr itten by experts, and profusely illustrated with full-color photos and inst ructive, high-quality line art. Each manual is individually written. Not on e of Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals is a clone from a single common catch-all book, with one or two chapters added on to make it appear new... View more info

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CHOOSING A DOG: AN OWNER'S GUIDE TO A HAPPY HEALTHY PET

By: Thornton, Kim Campbell

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: *Howell Book House: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000023990

ISBN: 1582450595

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean hardcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-lib book: Choosing a Dog is a useful addition to the successful Happy Healthy Pet lin e, which features expert content in an easy-to-read format. It includes hig h-quality color photos and informative sidebars throughout. The author covers all points the prospective dog owner must know before choosing a breed, including tips on choosing purebred or mixed-breed; in-depth info on breed types and specific breeds; information on finding, interviewing, and choosing a breeder who will meet the owner's needs; necessary contracts and paperwo... View more info

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PLANTS OF HONG KONG

By: Thrower, S. L.

Price: ¥800.00

Seller ID: RWARE0000005616

ISBN: 0582691311

Condition: Very Good+


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RIGHT DOG FOR YOU

By: Tortora, Daniel F.

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Fireside: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000006134

ISBN: 067147247X

Condition: Very Good+


Here is a systematic and enjoyable way to choose a dog. This highly informa tive and useful book will take the guesswork out of choosing a dog while le aving in the fun. It will tell you about more than 110 breeds and help you to select a dog compatible with your personality, family, and lifestyle. Ch oosing a dog can become easy and enjoyable as you learn everything there is to know about the breeds, including: * physical characteristics -- height, weight, strength, coat color and text ure, tendency to shed, and food requirements * temperamental characteristics -- indoor/outdoor activity le... View more info

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PETERSON FIRST GUIDE(R) TO INSECTS

By: White, Richard E.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000015424

ISBN: 0395356407

Condition: Very Good


Not an ex-lib edition, no markings throughout: Peterson First Guides are the first books the beginning naturalist needs. Condensed versions of the famous Peterson Field Guides, the First Guides focus on the animals, plants, and other natural things you are most likely to see. They make it fun to get into the field and easy to progress to the full-fledged Peterson Guides. View more info

MONDO CANINE

By: Winokur, Jon

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Plume: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000001193

ISBN: 0452268516

Condition: Very Good


Funny quotations, heartwarming stories, daring deeds, and a bit of tragedy make this a book for everyone who loves dogs. The credits read almost like a ``Who's Who'' in literature, for it seems that many famous authors have h ad something to say about canines at one time or another. The book can be u sed for the pure joy of reading about man's (or woman's) best friend, or fo r a quick taste of the styles of various writers, ranging from Charles Dick ens to Lewis Grizzard, from George Bernard Shaw to James Thurber, from Jame s Herriot to Barbara Woodhouse. Don't let this one become a shelf sitt... View more info

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NATURAL WONDERS IN CHINA

By: Ying, Liu

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: China Intercontinental Press: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000044238

ISBN: 7508511042

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. China is located in east Eurasia and on the Pacific west coast, covering 9.6 million sq. km of land and 3 million sq. km of sea. It stretches across four time zones east to west and covers 5,500 km north to south, while the elevation gap between its highest peak and lowest point reaches nearly 9,000 meters. The great geographical differences and contrasts have made this land both dynamic and magnificent. There are snow-capped mountains, glaciers, ever... View more info

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TREES: A GUIDE TO FAMILIAR AMERICAN TREES

By: Zim, Herbert Spencer

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Golden Books: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000041886

ISBN: 0307240568

Condition: Very Good


A guide to identifying 143 varieties of North American conifers and broadle aved trees describes their appearance, range, and habitats. View more info