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THE POET GRAY AS A NATURALIST. With Selections from His Notes on the Systema Naturae of Linnaeus and Facsimilies of Some of His Drawings.
Boston:Charles E. Goodspeed. 1903. 66pp. Illustrated.  No. 56 of a limited edition of 500 copies, numbered on the colophon page. Hardcover.  Tan label on spine darkened with age with beige covers lightly soiled.  Internally no previous owners marks or signatures. Many pages still uncut. A very good, clean, largely unread copy.
$65.00
TREASURES OF THE SHORE. A BEACHCOMBER'S BOTANY
(Chatham, MA):(Chatham Conservation Foundation). (1963). 1st edition, stated.  135pp. Illustrated. Signed by both authors on the half title page.  Softcover.  White covers lightly soiled with some age-toning along edges. Internally, a very good, clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures. 
$25.00
TREES OF BRITAIN AND NORTHERN EUROPE  (Roger Tory Peterson Field Guides of the World)
Norwalk, Ct.:Easton Press. (1991). 288pps. Illustrated by John Wilkinson. Collector's Lifetime edition, bound in genuine leather. In fine condition.
$30.00
TROPICAL PLANTS  (Roger Tory Peterson Field Guides of the World)
Norwalk, Ct.:Easton Press. (1990). 256pps. Illustrated. Collector's Lifetime edition, bound in genuine leather. In fine condition, still in publishers shrinkwrap.
$35.00
UNDER THE TREES
New York:Dodd Mead and Company. 1902. 1st edition thus. 165pp. Illustrated and decorated by C. L. Hinton. Hardcover.  Spine strip sun-faded with slight wear to spine ends, otherwise very good. Top edges gilt.  Internally, a previous owners name plate to inside front board, otherwise an exceptionally clean, fresh copy.
$45.00
UNITED STATES COMMISSION OF FISH AND FISHERIES. PART XVII. REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR 1889-1891
Washington:Government Printing Office. 1893. vi+664pp+67plates. Illustrated. Hardcover. Black boards lighlty soiled and shelfworn, with any print on spine rubbed off. Page edges soiled.  Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures, but pages age-toned. The binding is tight, but several pages of prints in the middle of the book seem loose but not detached, and hinges intact.  
$40.00
WILD FLOWERS OF THE MEDITERRANEAN  (Roger Tory Peterson Field Guides of the World)
Norwalk, Ct.:Easton Press. (1990). 318pps. Illustrated. Collector's Lifetime edition, bound in genuine leather. In fine condition, still in publishers shrinkwrap.
$45.00
WOODCOCK
New York:Alfred A. Knopf. 1944. Limited, signed edition, No.160 of 275 copies, signed by the Author and Illustrator on the limitation page, with an extra color plate.  xi+161pp+iipp. Illustrated, with color plates from paintings by Dr. Edgar Burke. Green boards lightly sun-faded along top edges. Top pages gilt. Internally a very good, clean copy. All plates present but top edges are lightly age-toned. An extra color plate, not called for, is bound at page 140. The binding is tight and hinges intact. No slip case. 
$200.00

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