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Richard Nonas

By: Vettese, Angela

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Charta: 2000

Seller ID: 141214

ISBN: 8881584638

Condition: Near Fine


200 pages, 84 illustrations, including 34 in color. "A trained anthropologist, Richard Nonas has spent long periods among the Canadian Eskimos and in the deserts of Mexico, far from Western civilization. An environmental sculptor of international fame, Nonas returned to Italy after being away for almost thirty years. Working with materials from nature such as wood, stone, and metal, the artist has remained true to his beliefs at the cost of consciously disassociating himself from the contemporary art world." Text in Italian and English. View more info

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Mystery and Manners: Occasional Prose

By: 0'connor, Flannery

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1970

Seller ID: 144805

ISBN: 0374508046

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition, showing very light shelf wear only, with a little staining to upper page ends. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Sections include: Aspects of the grotesque in southern fiction, The regional writer, Nature and airm of fiction, Writing short stories, Teaching literature, The Catholic novelist in the Protestant south View more info

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Mathematics: The Story of Numbers, Symbols, and Space

By: Adler, Irving

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Golden Press: 1958

Seller ID: 143436

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover, especially at corners. Yellowing paper. 56 pages. 6 5/8"w x 7 7/8"h. Brightly colored illustrations. Part of "The Golden Library of Knowledge" series. View more info

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Photographer of the World: The Biography of Herbert Ponting

By: Arnold, H. J. P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137688

ISBN: 0090976800

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 175 pages. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/8"h. Edge wear to dust jacket. Biography of the photographer of Scott's Antarctic expedition. 111 pages of text, section of full page b&w photos, index. View more info

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Shark and the Albatross: A Wildlife Filmmaker Reveals Why Nature Matters to Us All, The

By: Atchison, John

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Greystone Books: 2016

Seller ID: 141559

ISBN: 1771642181

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 240 pages. View more info

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Manuscript Painting at the Court of France: The Fourteenth Century, 1310-1380 (English and French Edition)

By: Avril, Francois

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, George Braziller: 1978

Seller ID: 144648

ISBN: 0807608793

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 120 pages. 8"w x 11"h. Many b&w and color illustrations. Selected bibliography, plates and commentaries. View more info

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An Artist in Nature

By: Bateman, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Wellfleet: 2005

Seller ID: 120064

ISBN: 0785819754

Condition: Near Fine


Very nice copy showing very litlte wear of any kind, 182 (+) pages, huge, often 2 page color prints, sharp corners to all edges, text/interior unmarked in any way except front free endpaper with large gift inscription in pen. Dust jacket show scuffing, light wear at edges, no tears. View more info

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Natural Worlds

By: Bateman, Robert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Penguin Books: 1996

Seller ID: 139930

ISBN: 0670868930

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 192 pages. 11 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Slight edge wear. 130 paintings reproduced in full-color plates, as well as lithographs and color sketches. View more info

Wildflowers along Forest and Mesa Trails

By: Bernard, Nelson T.

Price: $34.50

Publisher: ..., University of New Mexico Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 078312

ISBN: 0826307302

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by both Mr. Bernard & Mr. Godfrey on the title page with no inscription. View more info

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What Are People For?: Essays

By: Berry, Wendell

Price: $12.95

Publisher: U.S.A., North Point Press: 1990

Seller ID: 144804

ISBN: 0865474370

Condition: Very Good


Book appears nearly new save sunned spine; creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, solid binding. View more info

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In Nature's Haunts with Youthful Minds

By: Bixler, William A.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Anderson, Indiana, Gospel Trumpet Company: 1915

Seller ID: 144786

Condition: Good


Blue cloth boards show edge wear. Binding is a bit loose. Previous owner's inscription inside. 7"w x 9"h. 192 pages. Black and white photographs. View more info

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Little Rose of the Mesa (The Children of America Stories)

By: Brandeis, Madeline

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Seller ID: 133597

Condition: Good


Blue cloth spine and pictorial paper-covered boards in bright colors. Map endpapers of central U.S.A. 155 pages. Black and white photographs. Edge wear to cover, especially at corners. Some spots and discoloration to cover. Previous owner's name. "Who painted the Painted Deser? Who salted the Great Salt Lake? Who petrified the Petrified Forest? The Indians said it was the Great Father. Thi is the story of the Southwest, which is full of extraordinary treasures made by Mother Nature, and also of interesting relics left by ancient man." View more info

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Where to Find Birds in Australia

By: Bransbury, John

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Waymark: 2001

Seller ID: 116704

ISBN: 0646126776

Condition: Very Good


Nice, clean copy, 539 pages, with maps, b&w and color photos, nblemished text, book shows light use. View more info

Environmental History of the Near and Middle East since the Last Ice Age, The

By: Brice, William Charles

Price: $139.00

Publisher: Academic Press: 1978

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 097545

ISBN: 0121338509

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages unmarked. 384 pages. From the blurb: "The influence of natural conditions on the numbers, size, movements and attainments of human groups has been especially evident at those places and times when these conditions have been markedly changing. The landscapes between the Mediterranean and the valley of the Indus have undergone many alterations since the climax of the last Ice Age, some 20,000 years ago; lakes have filled and dried out, rivers have shifted their courses and spread into deltas, lowlands have been flooded ... View more info

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The Cactaceae: Descriptions and Illustrations of Plants of the Cactus Family (Volume III and Volume IV)

By: Britton, Nathaniel L.;Rose, J.N.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1963

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 108103

ISBN: 0486211924

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. This is Volume III and Volume IV bound together. 241 pages; many illustrations. The dust jacket on this book is the incorrect dust jacket (for Volume I and Volume II). View more info

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Japanese Book Illustration

By: Brown, Yu-Ying

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, British Library: 1988

Seller ID: 143292

ISBN: 0712301283

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 80 pages. 6 5/8"w x 9 1/8"h. View more info

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Second Nature : The Man-Made World of Idealism, Technology and Power

By: Bruiger, Dan

Price: $7.63

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Trafford Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 114124

ISBN: 141208718X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 333 pages. View more info

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In Harmony With Nature: Creative Country Construction

By: Bruyere, Christian; Robert Inwood

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1981

Seller ID: 144659

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear and small tears on cover. 222 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. Revised and enlarged edition. Total hippie homesteading construction book: heavily illustrated in b&w with (hippie-type) mechanical drawings, photos in black and white. Pretty much a journal/guide to the process of the author's construction of his place. Includes drawing & descriptions of log/timber home construction, pagoda shelter, beer bottle/earth roof sauna, hand chainsaw to lumber from logs guide, furniture construction, lots of framing detail, wood stoves, chimney con... View more info

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Art of Nancy Ekholm Burkert, The

By: Burkert, Nancy Ekholm; Larkin, David (Ed.)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Peacock Press / Bantam: 1977

Seller ID: 140272

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. 9"w x 11 1/8"h. Edge wear to cover. View more info

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Dancing at the Louvre: Faith Ringgold's French Collection and Other Story Quilts

By: Cameron, Dan, Richard Powell; Michele Wallace; Patrick Hill; Thalia Gouma-Peterson ; Moira Rth; Ann Gibson

Price: $15.25

Publisher: University of California Press: 1998

Seller ID: 143778

ISBN: 0520214307

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 167 pages with full page, full color prints throughout. Quilts are often political in nature and have painted images, handwritten texts, quilting techniques, she stiches the classic art of story-telling together with ideas from modernist and postmodernist art, feminist theory and African American history. View more info