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1 This Is the Siberian Husky
Brearley, Joan McDonald U.S.A. T.F.H. Publications, Inc. 1975 0876663927 / 9780876663929 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 543 pages with index; No edition indicated; Black & white photographs throughout; Black & white illustrations; Color photographs; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for previous owners name neatly written to the top of the front-free endpaper; Bright pictorial boards with modest shelf and edge wear; . (As thorough a book as you would ever want on the Siberian Huskey. From ancient history to the present time, kennels, the breed in other parts of the world, pinnacles in the breed, the show ring, obedience, as a racing dog, as a pack dog, clubs, standard for the breed, color, coat and markings, buying your puppy, breeding, genetics, pedigrees, training, feeding and nutrition, general care and management, your veterinarian, and the health care of your pet. Also included are a few Siberian Short Stories. An excellent reference work.) 
Price: 6.26 USD

 
2 All About Dogs: A Practical Handbook
Brown, Beth New York, New York, U.S.A. Collier Books 1961 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Ben Feder Inc. (Cover Design) 
; Wraps, 192 pages with index; First Collier Books edition 1961; Textblock is tight with unmarked pages; Bright, unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear including gentle tanning . (If you are a dog-owner or simply a dog lover, or simply want to get a dog in the near future, you'll find this book invaluable and entertaining. It covers every aspect of selecting, raising and training a dog, contains hundreds of tips such as how to housebreak your dog, what to feed him, how to groom him, how to care for him, and even how to take him traveling with you. Very useful as well for families with children. Conveniently arranged to find answers quickly.) 
Price: 5.99 USD

 
 
3 Draw Wild Animals
Brown, David New York, New York, U.S.A. M Grumbacher 1980 0800845897 / 9780800845896 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Stapled wraps; 48 pages; Black & white illustrations throughout; Pages are tight with no internal markings and no names; Pictorial cover with no tears and some shelf and edge wear that includes corner creasing, a small 1/4 inch close tear to front panel and tanning; . (Learning to draw is largely a matter of practice and observation, so draw as much and as often as you can, and use your eyes all the time. The more you think about what you are drawing, the better your drawing will be. Experiment with the biggest piece of paper and the boldest, softest piece of chalk or crayon , filling the paper with lines - enjoy.) 
Price: 6.22 USD

 
4 Getting to Know Nature's Children: Orangutans & Gazelles
Dalton, Sheila U.S.A. Grolier Books 1990 0717226980 / 9780717226986 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 96 pages with index; Color photographs; This series approved and recommended by the Federation of Ontario Naturalists; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Unfaded pictorial boards with minimal shelf and edge wear; . (Have you ever wondered if an Orangutan spends much time on the ground or what they eat? How does a Gazelle find a mate and how does a mother Gazelle protect her young? Learn it all here in this enjoyable book.) 
Price: 6.05 USD

 
 
5 Getting to Know Nature's Children: Leopards & Parrots
Dalton, Sheila; Switzer, Meredith U.S.A. Grolier Books 1990 071726484X / 9780717264841 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 96 pages with index; Color photographs; This series approved and recommended by the Federation of Ontario Naturalists; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Unfaded pictorial boards with modest shelf and edge wear; . (Have you ever wondered where Leopards live or how a Leopard learns to hunt? What is the white spot behind a Leopard's ear? Why do Parrots squawk and do they have a daily routine? Learn it all here in this enjoyable book.) 
Price: 6.05 USD

 
6 Getting to Know Nature's Children: Bison & Opossum
Dingwall, Laima; U.S.A. Grolier Books 1985 0717219259 / 9780717219254 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 96 pages with index; Color photographs; This series approved and recommended by the Federation of Ontario Naturalists; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Unfaded pictorial boards with modest shelf and edge wear including light rubbing; . (Have you ever wondered if there is more than one kind of Bison or how Opossums make their beds? Learn it all here in this enjoyable book.) 
Price: 6.05 USD

 
 
7 English Springer Spaniels: A Complete Pet Owner's Manual
Ditto, Tanya B. U.S.A. Barrons Educational Series Inc 1994 0812017781 / 9780812017786 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 92 pages with index; Color photographs; Black & white illustrations throughout; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; . (An expert answers all your questions about English Springer Spaniels: feeding, grooming, training, behavior, health, and much more. Up-to-date and informative, yet clear enough even for younger pet owners. Dozens of full-color photos and informative drawings.) 
Price: 6.28 USD

 
8 Dairy Cattle and Milk Production
Eckles, Clarence H.; Anthony, Ernest L. (Revised by); Henderson, H.O.; Ralston, N.P.; Becker, R.B. U.S.A. The MacMillan Company 1956 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 587 pages with index; Fifth edition; Light Working Copy; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight and bright save for some light underlining and former owners name stamp neatly placed to the top of the front-free endpaper; Brown cloth boards with the title in dark brown and silver; Has modest shelf and edge wear including rubbing; . (First published in 1911 - for nearly half a century met with widespread favor from teachers of dairy husbandry and from dairy farmers. This fifth edition was revised by a former student of Dr. Eckles.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
 
9 Take Your Pet: A Guide of Accommodations for Pets and Their Owners (Continental USA)
Frank, Arthur Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Artco Offset 1996 0962688509 / 9780962688508 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; pages; Sixth printing; No pagination; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Unfaded cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine: Has modest shelf and edge wear including wear to tip of corners; . (This may be very helpful to have and you can always call for any current updated information. Has in alphabetical order by each state, over 4,000 hotels, motels, and bed and breakfasts that accept pets, with many having toll-free listings. Also includes American Animal Hospital Association Member Veterinary Hospitals and Doctors in Towns where Lodges are located. Includes hotel pet etiquete, loss prevention, airline travel tips and travel cage regulations with policy on unattended pets, exercise areas per listing if known.) 
Price: 6.26 USD

 
10 How to Raise and Train an Irish Setter
Gannon, Robert Neptune City, New Jersey, U.S.A. Tfh Pubns Inc 1961 0876663196 / 9780876663196 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 64 pages; Circa 1971 printing; Color and black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for a few light marks; One page has small separation; Pictorial cover with shelf & edge wear including rubbing/light nicks & crease at bottom right of front cover; A good solid copy with helpful photographs & illustrations; . (You can learn a lot here in these few pages, and it just may be the information that you're looking for. Contents include: History of the Breed, Selecting Your Irish Setter, Caring for Your Irish Setter, Housebreaking and Training, Obedience Training, Caring for the Female and Raising Puppies, and Showing Your Irish Setter (Advance Preparation~The Day of the Show.) 
Price: 5.92 USD

 
 
11 Getting to Know Nature's Children: Chimpanzees & Lizards
Greenland, Caroline; Ivy, Bill U.S.A. Grolier Books 1990 0717226425 / 9780717226429 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 96 pages with index; Color photographs; This series approved and recommended by the Federation of Ontario Naturalists; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Unfaded pictorial boards with minimal shelf and edge wear; . (Have you ever wondered whether Chimpanzees mind being caught in the rain or how they swing through trees? How long does it take for a Lizard egg to hatch? How big is a Komodo dragon? Learn it all here in this enjoyable book.) 
Price: 6.49 USD

 
12 The Calculating Cat Returns
Gurney, Eric (Creator); Prevo, Nancy (Text by) USA Prentice-Hall Inc. 1978 0131102133 / 9780131102132 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Eric Gurney 
; No pagination; First printing; Black and white illustrations; Textblock is tight, bright and clean with no internal markings and no names, save for former owners name neatly written on top right hand side of front free endpaper. Boards are black with clear gold title to spine. Dust-jacket has protected the book well and is unfaded, but does have shelf and edge wear, including small tears and a 'V' shaped piece missing from top of front panel. A small piece of scotch tape to bottom right of front panel and going into front flap. We have placed it in a protective removable mylar cover; .Feline method and madness are delineated in more than one hundred and thirty hilarious black and white illustrations. With them are words which explain in no uncertain terms the basic facts of cat life. Whether you share your existence with a cat, or if you have trouble understanding the irresistable attraction this creature has for your friends, this sequel will extend your horizons as it amuses and enlightens. 
Price: 5.93 USD

 
 
13 James Herriot's Animal Stories
Herriot, James U.S.A. St Martins Pr 1997 0312168748 / 9780312168742 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Lesley Holmes 
; 145 pages; First U.S. Edition, First Printing; Illustrations throughout; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names; Endpapers are a deep mustard color; Boards are white with a black spine and the title in gold; Bright pictorial dust-jacket with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (Illuminated by the radiant watercolors of Lesley Holmes, each of Herriot's animal friends is rendered with the kinds of warmth and humor that comes with old, familiar friendship. With a special introduction by Herriot's own son Jim, the stories in this bright collection will warm the heart for readers of every age.) 
Price: 5.84 USD

 
14 Getting to Know Nature's Children: Zebras & Rhinoceros
Ivy, Bill; Switzer, Merebeth U.S.A. Grolier Books 1989 0717226050 / 9780717226054 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 96 pages with index; Color photographs; This series approved and recommended by the Federation of Ontario Naturalists; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Unfaded pictorial boards with minimal shelf and edge wear; . (Have you ever wondered if Zebras hear well or how a band of Zebras is organized? Does a Zebra have any wild relatives? Do rhinos have front teeth and why do they like to roll in the mud? Learn it all here in this enjoyable book.) 
Price: 6.49 USD

 
 
15 Please Don't Call Me Fido
Johnes, Carolyn Boyce New York, New York, U.S.A. Berkley Medallion Books 1977 0425033465 / 9780425033463 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
; Wraps; 208 pages; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight with unmarked pages, save forlight, small mark on three pages; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, modest shelf wear including some gentle creasing, light small mark; . (More than 1000 names for your new puppy. Carolyn Boyce Johnes provides an annotated list of famous dogs from history, movies, news, art, and legend that will make it a cinch to pick the best name there is. Her vivid anecdotes and her discussions of the origins of dogs' names make amusing reading for any dog-lover, and indispensable reading for those asking the essential question: what's in a name?) 
Price: 6.45 USD

 
16 The Bottlenose Dolphin: A Comprehensive Profile
Kieffer, George Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences 1997 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Steve Kieffer 
; Wraps; 56 pages; Color photographs and illustrations; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to the spine and modest shelf and edge wear; . (A companion manual for the Dolphin Specialty Course offered by the Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences and Anthony's Key Resort. The goal of the book is to furnish the reader with a comprehensive, yet easy to read text that represents the body of knowledge surrounding the bottlenose dolphin with the main sections entitled: Introduction to Cetaceans, Dolphin Anatomy & Physiology, Dolphin Senses, Dolphin Cognition & Communication, Dolphin Behavior, The Conservation of Dolphins, with of course a good preface and conclusion.) 
Price: 8.54 USD

 
 
17 Enjoy Your Catfish
Klee, Albert J; Schneider, Earl (editor) The Netherlands The Pet Library Ltd Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Stapled wraps; 32 Pages; No year indicated; Color photographs; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names. Firmly attached to cover. Pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; . There are all sizes and shapes of catfishes. Some are cute and others bizarre, but very few can be accused of being uninteresting. This detailed information includes 1) Introduction 2) The Corydoras 3) The Bubblenest Builders 4) The Suckermouth Cats 5) The Glass Catfishes 6) The Upside-down Catfishes 7) Miscellaneous Catfishes and 8) Guide to Pronunciation. Interesting, informative, authoritative, colorful and complete. 
Price: 5.93 USD

 
18 Pond Life
Lindsey, Terence U.S.A. National Geographic Society 1997 0792234499 / 9780792234494 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Simone End 
; Wraps; 80 Pages; Color photographs throughout; Textblock is tight, bright and clean with no internal marginalia and no names. Unfaded pictorial cover wtih modest shelf and edge wear with no tears and no creasing to spine; . From mussels to muskrats, "Pond Life" focuses on the creatures that swim, dive, paddle, and rest in ponds. Through colorful, close-up photographs and illustrations, you'll explore their watery world. 
Price: 6.00 USD

 
 
19 Life in the Oceans (The World of Science Library)
Lucas, Joseph; Critch, Pamela U.S.A. Dutton 1974 0525145451 / 9780525145455 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 216 pages with index; First printing; With 150 illustrations including 20 in full color; Textblock is tight and clean with no highlighting, no underlining and no marginalia; Medium blue cloth covered boards with the title in gold; Dust-jacket is unfaded with some tanning; Has modest shelf and edge wear and no tears; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (The World of Science Library is a series presenting readable text by specialists, designed to interest the general reader, as well as the university student reading outside his own field. The oceans are a rich source of food for an expanding population, but do we know enough about this valuable reservoir? Minor variations in its physical character can upset the balance so could deep-sea dumping of wastes be another example of irreversible pollution? Many questions about species survival are discussed, providing insight into the ocean life and the likely future life in the oceans. Joseph Lucas was Director of Information and Research at the Toronto Zoo, a prominent conservationist and has much experience in marine biology in tropical and Antarctic waters. Pamela Critch is a marine biologist from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.) 
Price: 5.91 USD

 
20 Mammals of Mount McKinley National Park Alaska
Murie, Adolph U.S.A. Mount McKinley Natural HIstory Association 1962 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Olaus Murie 
; Stapled wraps; 56 pages; Black & white photographs, illustrations; Unmarked internally, pages all securely attached; Beige pictorial cover with 1/2 "close tear head of spine, modest shelfwear including some shelf-rubbing/light marks-primarily top-right front cover (a discoloration mark), a very good solid copy with just external wear; .....(The Mount McKinley region was set aside as a National Park in 1917 with foresighted conservationists advocating National Park status chiefly as a means to preserve the flora and fauna in its pristine condition. Desirable extensions were also later made from the standpoint of helping to assure a self-sustaining ecological unit. Listed contents cover: Denali Wilderness, Introduction, Grizzly Bear, Black Bear, Caribou, Moose, Dall Sheep, Mountain goat, Wolf, Coyote, Red fox, Lynx, Wolverine, Marten, Mink, River Otter, Short-tailed weasel, Least weasel, Snowshoe rabbit, Pika, Hoary marmot, Arctic ground squirrel, Porcupine, Beaver, Muskrat, Shrews, Bat, The Mouse world, Checklist of Mammals of Mount McKinley National Park.) 
Price: 6.16 USD

 
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