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1 "On the Cause and Nature of a Poisonous Action Produced by the Bite of a Shrew." With Other Essays Pearson, Oliver P., et al.
Various publishers. 1942 - 1945. Hardcover Condition: Good 
A collection of scientific offprints, bound together, on the fox and the shrew; reprinted from The Journal of Mammalogy, The Anatomical Record, Biological Bulletin, Journal of Experimental Zoology, The American Midland Naturalist, etc. Titles include: "Ovulation, Maturation and Fertilization in the Fox", "Oxygen Consumption of Fox Sperm", "The Effect of Artificially-Increased Length of Day on Molt, Growth, and Priming of Silver Fox Pelts", "Longevity of the Short-tailed Shrew", "Reproduction in the Shrew". 8vo, hardcover, blue cloth (no dj). Exterior lightly soiled, board edges rubbed, but pages clean, binding tight. Overall good condition. Pgs. unnumebered; approx. 200. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 A Functional Biology of Nematodes Wharton, David A.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Md. 1986. 0801833590 / 9780801833595 Hardcover Condition: Good 
8vo, hardcover. No dj. Good condition. Text-block bound into boards upside-down; prev. owner's name & small smudge on endpaper, interior bright & clean, covers lightly rubbed. 192 p., illus. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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3 An Account of British Flies (Diptera), Volume I Theobald, Fred. V.
Elliot Stock Ltd., London. 1892. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Op. Endpapers stained. Prev. owner's plate on ffep. Interior hinges split but binding, covers intact. Qtr leather well-worn. Covers soiled. Otherwise vg: contents clean and tight. Includes 4 plates, numerous other illus within text. 215 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Anatomist at Large: An Autobiography and Selected Essays Corner, George W.
Basic Books, NY. 1958. 1st edition. Hardcover Condition: Good 
Moderate staining to dj. Ex-lib stamp on rfep; small chip to right side of one internal page. Otherwise very good condition. 215 pp. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5 Animal Behavior Scott, John Paul.
University of Chicago Press. 1958. 1st edition. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Prev. owner's stamp on ffep. Dj moderately worn: lightly soiled, tears around edges. Overall vg condition. 281 pp. Illus. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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6 Animal Dispersion in Relation to Social Behaviour Wynne-Edwards, V. C.
Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh. 1962. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Op. Interior hinge cracked at front endpaper (binding, pgs. intact). Spine lightly bumped top and bottom. Otherwise vg+ condition. No dj. 653 pp. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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7 Animal Reproduction Beltsville Symposia in Agricultural Research
Allanheld, Osmun & Co., Montclair, NJ. 1979. Invited Papers presented at a symposium held May 14-17, 1978, at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, MD. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering, no dj. 434 pp. small institutional stamps to endpapers. vg cond. overall. Collection of 24 papers, mostly concerning animal husbandry. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Australian Birds of Prey: The Biology and Ecology of Raptors Olsen, Penny.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Md., 1995. 0801853575 / 9780801853579 Hardcover Condition: New 
4to, hardcover. NEW in dust jacket. Bright, crisp & clean, unread; dj glossy. 256 p., profusely illus. w/ color photos. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Behavior of Nonhuman Primates: Modern Research Trends Schrier, Allan M.; Harlow, Harry F.; Stollnitz, Fred, eds.
Academic Press., New York 1965. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
2 vols., 8vo, hardcover, black cloth, no dj's. Ex-NSF copy, intaglio stamp on title pgs., spine labels removed; Vol. 1 interior hinge paper splitting at title pg., but pgs., binding firm; otherwise set is vg, contents bright & clean. 292 total p. + index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Biochemical Aspects of Insect Development [Monographs in Developmental Biology, Vol. 3.] Chen, P. S.
s. Karger, Basel. 1971. Hardcover Condition: Good 
Lg 8vo, hardcover, grey cloth, no dj. Ex-lib markings to edges of text-block & front endpaper, rear pocket & outer label removed. Exterior moderately soiled, otherwise good, contents bright & clean. 230 pp. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 Biosystematic Studies of Conifer-Feeding Choristoneura (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in the Western United States [University of California Publications in Entomology V. 115] Powell, Jerry A., ed.
University of California Press, Berkeley. 1995. 0520097963 / 9780520097964 Paperback Condition: Very Good 
Small 4to, paperback. Vg condition. Lib of Congress stamps & labels on front endpaper, smudge on cover, spine slightly sunned, otherwise contents bright & clean, binding tight. vii, 275 p., illus., maps. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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12 Birdcraft: A Field Book of Two Hundred Song, Game, and Water Birds Wright, Mabel Osgood.
Macmillan Company, New York. 1897. Reprinted, with additions and new illustrations. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover, tan cloth w/ dec. gilt. Exterior lightly soiled & spine-browned, sm nicks to upper & lower spine cloth & lower front board corner; otherwise vg condition for its age, contents bright & clean, binding & hinges tight. 317 pp. + 80 full-pg plates (1 color) by Louis Agassiz Fuertes. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 Birds and Mammals of the Sierra Nevada: with Records from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Sumner, Lowell, and Joseph S. Dixon.
University of California Press, Berkeley. 1953. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. Vg condition in vg dj. Front hinge cracked at half-title pg, no loosening of pgs or front board, contents clean, binding firm; dj lightly edge-worn & spine-browned. 484 pp. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Blind White Fish in Persia [Series: Explorations in Persia] Smith, Anthony
E. P. Dutton & Co., NY. 1953. 1st ed. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Op. Reports on an expedition sponsored by Oxford University and the Exploration Club. Vg+ in vg dj. Dj front cover chipped at bottom. 256 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 British Birds in their Haunts Johns, C. A., Reverend.
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London. 1885. Hardcover Condition: Good 
8vo, hardcover, blue/green cloth w/ gilt lettering. Previous owner inscription on front endpaper. Exterior lightly rubbed, mostly around spine edges, 1/4" tears across upper & lower spine cloth; interior hinge paper partially split at endpapers, though hinges firm; foxing to opening & closing pgs. & very mildly, occasionally within. Otherwise good given age, contents unmarked, binding tight. 626 pp. With many illustrations on wood, drawn by Wolf, engraved by Whymper. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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16 Catalogue of the Library of the Zoological Society of London -----
Zoological Society of London. 1887. 4th edition. Hardcover Condition: Good 
8vo, hardcover, orig. cloth boards, re-backed (no spine lettering). Ex-Lib of Congress stamping to opening pgs., spine label removed. Board edges moderately rubbed, edge-tears to front endpaper. Binding & pgs. stiff but intact, a couple of signature unevenly bound in, but overall good. 515 pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Control of Insect Behavior by Natural Products Wood, David L., Robert M. Silverstein, and Minoru Nakajima, eds.
Academic Press, NY. 1970. Hardcover Condition: Good 
8vo, hardcover, black cloth, no dj. Ex-lib stamping to edges of text-block, rear pocket & spine label removed. Exterior moderately scuffed, front interior hinge mended & sm mark on 2 pgs., to minor effect, otherwise contents clean, binding tight. 345 pp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 CRC Handbook Series in Zoonoses, Section B: Viral Zoonoses, Volume II Beran, George W., ed.
CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fla. 1981. 0849329124 / 9780849329128 Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Small 4to, hardcover. Vol. 2. No dj. Vg+ condition. Spine very mildly rubbed, contents bright, crisp & clean, virtually unopened. 488 pp. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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19 CRC Handbook Series in Zoonoses, Section C: Parasitic Zoonoses Jacobs, Leon; Arumbulo, Primo; Schultz, Myron G.; Hillyer, George V.; Hopla, Cluff E.., eds.
CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fla. 1982. 0849329159 / 9780849329159 Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Small 4to, hardcover. 3-volume set, no dj's. Vg+ condition. Spines very minimally rubbed, contents bright & clean, bindings tight. 361 & 360 & 337 pp., illus. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Endocronologie des Insectes [Collection: "Les Grandes Problemes de la Biologie": Monographie 7.] Joly, Pierre.
Masson et Cie., Paris. 1968. Paperback Condition: Very Good 
8vo, orig. paperback rebound in lib-style tan cloth (no dj), orig. covers bound ing. Stamping to edges of text-block, rear pocket removed, call letters crossed-out on spine. Exterior lightly soiled, otherwise vg condition, contents bright & clean. 344 pp. Illus. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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