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Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs.

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton: (1889)

Edition: Third American Edition

Seller ID: 4243


One of an edition of 1000 copies, this copy not numbered. With an appendix by T.G. Bonney. xx, 366 pp. Frontispiece; (8vo) original terracotta cloth stamped in black, spine lettered in gilt; three folding maps. Bottom edges worn; half-inch mended closed tear bottom edge of map plate II; tanning to contents pages xiv & xv; slight offset sillhouette on title page from frontis portrait; quarter-inch meded closed tear tope edge of Preface page. Otherwise clean and tight wit... View more info

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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin. Including an Autobiographical Chapter. Edited by his son, Francis Darwin. In Two Volumes.

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1888

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 6390


558 & 562pp., pub. ads; portrait frontis each volume; three illustrations, facsimile of a page from a note-book of 1837. 8vo; original terra-cotta cloth; spine lettered in gilt; front cover with stamped rule and decorations in black; back cover in blind. Trivial wear at corners; occasional light rubbing to joints; moderate wear at spine ends. Both volumes bright with very clean throughout. View more info

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Insectivorous Plants.

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1900

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6647


376 pp.; 8vo; burgandy cloth; spine lettered in gilt; top edge gilt; illustrations. A few light scratches to cover; spine faded.First published in London, 1875, these detailed studies on the adaptations of carnivorous plants under stressful conditions form a part of the series related to Darwin's theory of natural selection. View more info

The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication. [In Two Volumes].

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1900

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6648


461 & 478 pp.; 8vo; burgandy cloth; spine lettered in gilt; top edge gilt; illustrations. Light cover wear; spines faded with back cover of volume 1 heavily faded leaving the sillouette of a bookend. View more info

The Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life. With additions and corrections from sixth and last English edition. [In Two Volumes].

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1900

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6649


365 & 338 pp.; 8vo; burgandy cloth; spine lettered in gilt; top edge gilt; illustrations. Light surface wear to covers; spines faded, with up to 1" wide vertical stip of fading along spine, rear covers. View more info

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The Salinas. Upside-down River.

By: FISHER, ANNE B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fresno, Valley Publishers: 1977

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 8439


316 pp.; 8vo; yellow cloth; illustrated endpapers. View more info

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Morning Glories. Translated from the Japanese by Allen Say and David Meltzer

By: Naoya, Shiga .

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oyez: 1976

Seller ID: 6548


[5] pages : 8vo; string bound card covers; illustrations by Allen Say; printed by Graham Mackintosh. "A New Year's greeting for 1976 from Oyez." View more info

The Book of Roses.

By: Parkman, Francis.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, J. E. Tilton and Co.: 1866

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5914


225 pp., engraved title illustration with tissue guard before printed title page; 8vo; maroon cloth, spine lettered and decorated in gilt; top edge gilt; decoratively engraved title heads throughout with tissue guards; part 1, The Culture of the Rose, and part 2, The Description of the Rose both introduced with full page engravings; other occasional decorations, illustrations in text. Moderate soil to covers with light rubbing at edges; spine ends a bit frayed; bookplate... View more info

The Canoe and the Saddle, or Klalam and Klickatat . To Which are Now Added His Western Letters and Journals. With 16 color plates and more than 100 other illustrations.

By: Winthrop, Theodore.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Tacoma, John H. Williams: 1913

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 3143


332 pp., tissue frontis; tall 8vo; vellum backed burgundy cloth, spine stamped in gilt, with gilt stamped decoration front cover. Ownership inscription front endpaper; faint foxing to endpapers, else very clean and solid.First published in 1863, and celebrated as a romance of frontier adventure. In this edition the publisher creates a snap-shot of frontier conditions with illustrations & photographs culled very largely from historical sources. View more info