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Insects and Flowers: The Biology of a Partnership

By: Barth, Friedrich G.

Price: $7.84  $6.27

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 137271

ISBN: 0691025231

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 410 pages. Many color and b&w illustrations. View more info

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Insects and Physiology

By: Beament, J.W.L.; Treherne, J.E.

Price: $24.95  $19.96

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, Oliver & Boyd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124732

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 378 pages. Full gray cloth boards with embossed beetle on cover. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

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Science Stories Book Two [Curriculum Foundation series]

By: Beauchamp, Wilbur L; Harriet M. Fogg; Gertrude Crampton; William S. Gray

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Scott, Foresman and Co.: 1935

Seller ID: 142990

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Red cloth cover is worn and fraying at edges. Previous owner's name inside. Some smudges on pages, but no marking. A few pages show some waviness from water damage. 176 pages. 5 1/2"w x 7 5/8"h. Beautiful color illustrations, thirties style. View more info

Insects, Allergy & Disease: Allergic and Toxic Responses to Arthropods

By: Davis, Calvin Lewis

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Oshawa, Ontario, Maracle Press Limited: 1979

Edition: Ex Library

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 112491

ISBN: 0969092202

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 393 pages. Signed by Calvin Davis on his photo. Many b&w photos. View more info

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Man's Ruin: The Posters & Art of Frank Koznik

By: Frank Kozik; Frank Koznik

Price: $62.50  $50.00

Publisher: Last Gasp of San Francisco: 1997

Seller ID: 143112

ISBN: 0867193972

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Full color on black pages, devils with broken teeth, polar bears eating children, breasts, needles, insects, hot rods, cartoon children, kali in many forms, clowns as satan. Fun for the hole family! Covers show infintesimal signs of wear, otherwise as new, creaseless spine and covers. View more info

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Johnson Chow's Paintings

By: Johnson Su-sing Chow

Price: $92.75  $74.20

Publisher: Taipei , Taiwan, Ho Kung-Shang / Art Book Co. Ltd.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139874

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a few very minor shelf wear marks only to covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Johnson Chow studied with Wu School masters at Suzhou Fine Arts College where he learned the painting of flowers with Wu Silan, the details of painting fruit and vegetables with Liu Junran, and birds and insects with Zhang Xingjie. This book contains mostly full page, full color prints of landscapes, flowers and birds in 91 plates, most of which are full page. ... View more info

Biological Control Programmes against Insects and Weeds in Canada, 1969-1980

By: Kelleher, J. S.;Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux;Hulme, M. A.

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux: 1984

Seller ID: 129103

ISBN: 085198536X

Condition: Very Good


410 pages with no marking of any kind to text/interior; Book shows sun fading but otherwise is quite clean. View more info

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Animal Counting Book

By: Kennel, Moritz

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: N Y, Golden Press: 1969

Seller ID: 145589

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Super groovy sixties style illustrations by Moritz Kennel. Adapted from "Over in the Meadow," an old nursery poem. Slight marking inside cover. View more info

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Let Them Live

By: Lathrop, Dorothy P.

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: N Y, Macmillan Company: 1965

Seller ID: 141268

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Bright orange cover with sharp edges and beautiful white bird design. Slight edge wear and small tears to dust jacket. Fifth printing. Wonderful black and white illustrations by Dorothy P. Lathrop throughout. 80 pages. 6 3/4"w x 8 3/4"h. View more info

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A Flight of Butterflies

By: Laws, George; Sekka, Kanzaka

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: N Y, MOMA/ Thames and Hudson: 1979

Seller ID: 141985

ISBN: 0870992066

Condition: Near Fine


An accordion book with purple cloth cover in near fine condition. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Good slipcase with blemishes from sticker removal and edge wear. This volume is a facsimile copy, printed on specially-made paper and bound in Japan, of a 1904 book called One Thousand Kinds of Butterflies. Woodblock illustrations by Kanzaka Sekka and modern calligraphy by George Laws. A beautiful book of butterfly prints in wonderful colors and patterns. Approx. 75 pages. View more info

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Flight of Butterflies, A

By: Laws, George; Sekka, Kanzaka

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: N Y, MOMA/ Thames and Hudson: 1979

Seller ID: 130927

ISBN: 0870992066

Condition: Near Fine


An accordion book with purple cloth cover in near fine condition with slight ink marks on paper title label. Good slipcase with blemishes from sticker removal and edge wear. This volume is a facsimile copy, printed on specially-made paper and bound in Japan, of a 1904 book called One Thousand Kinds of Butterflies. Woodblock illustrations by Kanzaka Sekka and modern calligraphy by George Laws. A beautiful book of butterfly prints in wonderful colors and patterns. Approx. 75 pages. View more info

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Ecology of Insect Overwintering, The

By: Leather, S. R.; Walters, K.F.A.; Bale, J.S.

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124788

ISBN: 0521417589

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 255 pages. Previous owner's name. The study of the overwintering process can offer an insight into the development of insects, as well as predict the patterns of disease epidemic and crop destruction caused by some species. View more info

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That Gunk on Your Car: A Unique Guide to Insects of the United States

By: Mark E. Hostetler; Meryl Klein; Rebekah McClean

Price: $16.50  $13.20

Publisher: Brazen Cockroaches Inc: 1996

Seller ID: 144346

ISBN: 0965378802

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 104 pages, heavily illustrated in both original and splattered forms, many "fun things to do with" sections. Includes illustrations and sections on : Ants, Antlions, Midges, Black Flies, Butterflies, Moths, Caddisflies, Cicadas, Cockroaches, Crane Flies, Cucmber Beetles, Dragonflies, Fireflies, Grasshoppers, Honey Bees, Horse flies, Deer flies, Jumping Plant Lice, Lacewings, Lovebugs, Muscid ,Soldier, Mosquitoes View more info

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Die schönsten Tafeln aus dem Grossen Buch der Schmetterlinge und Pflanzen Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium. Ausgewählt, eingeleitet und beschrieben von Gerhard Nebel.

By: Merian, Maria Sibylla

Price: $300.00  $240.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Hoffmann Und Campe Verlag: 1964

Seller ID: 124708

Condition: Near Fine


61 page softbound folio with text in German has small crease on top corner of cover. One loose sheet with biographical paragraph about Maria Sibylla Merian in six languages. 16 loose brightly colored plates (12 1/4" w x 18" h) of Merian's engravings: Pomeranze und Spiegeltrager; Granatapfelblute und Laternentrager; Batate und Spinner; Baumwollblatt-Jatropha und Schwarmer; Ingwergewachs und Castnia-Motten; Hibiskubluten und Schwalbenschwanz; Zedratzitrone und Bockkafer; Fledermausapfel und Gottesanbeterin; Mexikanischer Stachelmohn und Bockkafer; Bananenfrucht und Caligo; Passionsblume... View more info

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Die schönsten Tafeln aus dem Grossen Buch der Schmetterlinge und Pflanzen Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium. Ausgewählt, eingeleitet und beschrieben von Gerhard Nebel.

By: Merian, Maria Sibylla

Price: $300.00  $240.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Hoffmann Und Campe Verlag: 1964

Seller ID: 124709

Condition: Very Good


Hardback slightly soiled white cloth portfolio with black paper spine and fore edge, gilt lettering, and red illustration. Interior cardstock paper folder glued to inside of portfolio has several tears along its folded edges. Biographical information about Maria Sibylla Merian (a German-born naturalist and scientific illustrator, who lived from 1647 to 1717) printed inside front cover in six languages. 61 page softbound folio with text in German has small creases on bottom page corners. 16 loose brightly colored plates (12 1/4" w x 18" h) of Merian's engravings: Pomeranze und Spi... View more info

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Wildlife in Color

By: Peterson, Roger Tory

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1951

Seller ID: 143521

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book wtih a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards. Previous owner's inscription inside. 192 pages. 5 1/2"w x 7 3/4"h. Beautiful color illustrations throughout by America's leading wildlife artists. View more info

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Physiology of Insecta, Second Edition (6 Volume Set), The

By: Rockstein, Morris (ed.)

Price: $95.00  $76.00

Publisher: N Y, Academic Press: 1973

Seller ID: 129113

Condition: Near Fine


Six volume set in ochre colored cloth covers. Dust jackets are all present, but have faded spines and some tears. This reference presents detailed discussions of several areas of insect biology that have not received comparable treatment elsewhere: Insect bioluminescence; Circadian rhythms and photoperiodism in insects; Immune mechanisms of insects; Physiology of insect resistance to insecticides. Each chapter is written by an expert in the topic at hand. This is a heavy set and will require additional charges for international transport. View more info

Potatoes: Production, Storing, Processing

By: Smith, Ora

Price: $160.00  $128.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Avi Pub Co: 1977

Seller ID: 112027

ISBN: 0870552244

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for underlining to page 6. 776 pages with charts, tables, graphs, b&w photos. Contents include: Origin and history of the potato, Origin and distribution of the U.S. potato crop, Structure of the potato plant, Dormancy, chemical composition of the potato, soils and organic matter in potato production, Seed value of potato tubers, Potato varieties, Soil preparation and planting, Mineral Nutrition of the potato, Cultivating and the control of weeds, Environmenta... View more info

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Pear and Its Culture, The

By: Tukey, H.B.

Price: $39.95  $31.96

Publisher: N Y., Orange Judd Publishing Company: 1928

Seller ID: 110215

Condition: Good


Designed for both the amateur and commercial grower; illustrated. 125 pages. Full blue cloth boards. 5 1/4"w x 7 1/2"h. View more info

NATURE IN VANCOUVER a Guide to the Best Places to Find Birds, Animals, Insects, Marine Life, Plants and Flowers In and Around Vancouver

By: Vancouver Natural History Society

Price: $28.00  $22.40

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Cavendish Books: 1996

Seller ID: 138210

ISBN: 0929050592

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 112 pages. Gives locations around the city to find wildlife and plants; b&w maps and photos. View more info