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Edison NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc., 2002. Hardcover. 235p., profuse period images in color, colorful ancient maps and some colorphoto site photography; text and illustrations on excellent coated paperstock throughout. First English-language edition boards gilt in decorated dust jacket, faintest edgewear to jacket, a fine copy of a great 13.5x10 inch.....
Reston VA / Seattle: US Geological Survey / University of Washington Press, 2005. Paperback. vii, 133p., clay-coated alkaline paperstock with profuse vignette and fullpage illustrations in color and b&w, including color reproductions of renaissance-era maps. Softbound in 11x8.5 inch decorated wraps, slight external edgewear, entirely clean, sound and unmarked, a......
New Delhi: Published for the Division of Ocean Sciences, National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C. by Amerind Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd., 1991. Hardcover. v, 97p., lcciv (plates); enormous hardbound (11.5x17 inches) bound with plastic rings beneath glossy paper over boards, matte and coated paperstock throughout. Facing German and English texts. Charts/maps.....
San Francisco: Bonhams & Butterfields, 2007. Paperback. 181, profuse fullpage and vignette exhibit photos in color on high-gloss paperstock, the usual top-of-the-line format: 10.5x8.5 inch coated grey wraps. The two outer corner-tips are bumped, the lower one also creased, no ownership or other markings, a good copy.
Friday Harbor WA: Long House Printcrafters, 1979. Pamphlet. 120p., softbound booklet in 8.5x5.5 inch stapled decorated wraps (stylized orca image by Susan LaRue), numerous photos and line maps. Item has picked up faint damp damage with some subtle ripple and a little offset color from cover onto text paper, but.....
San Juan PR: Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico / Duke University, 1995. Paperback. xviii, 193p., 10x8 inches landscape format illustrated with numerous b&w site photos, diagrams, line maps and tables. very good trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Living with the shore series.
Fort Myers: Self-published, 1978. xii, 174p., 8.5x11 inches, introduction, foreword, illustrations, afterword, appendixes, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Personal inscription (to "Christo"!) signed by the author/publisher. Sanibel is offshore of the tip of the Florida peninsula.
San Francisco: Pacific Division/American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1979. Paperback. 493p., coated paperstock illustrated with charts, maps and diagrams; softbound in 10x7 inch decorated wraps. Mild external signs of wear, top edge has a couple light bumps, ownership name of [A. Starker] Leopold on cover (he was a......
New York: The Witkin Gallery, Inc., 1991. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 22p., introduction, vita and perhaps 16 captioned plates on high-gloss paperstock. Softbound in oblong 8.5x11 inch stapled grey wraps with slight external hints of handling, no ownership or other marks (except our SKU), a very good copy. Lots of aerial.....
Orissa, India: Smt. Shantilata Das, undated, circa 1980. 126p., sewn signatures in 8.5x5.5 inch decorated wraps; somewhat worn, with wrinkled lamination and a small snag at the heel, some offset color inside front cover but essentially sound and clean. Cover illustration shows mother and child.
San Diego: San Diego Society of Natural History, 1952. 87p., 5.25x8.25 inches, introduction, directions for collecting, keys to the genera, list of species, notes, glossary, bibliography, index, very good reprint of 1945 original with minor revisions, pamphlet in stapled white wraps, lightl-worn with rusty staples. San Diego Society of Natural.....
Sacramento: California GPO, 1940. Offprint: pp.278-281, illustrated with two photos of the body and two amateur line drawings (exterior paw; interior stomach). Softbound, semi-glazed nearly alkaline paperstock paste-fastened. Faint toning to outer leaves, very faint edgewear, a nice clean copy. Apparently intact otter corpses are scarce, Fisher is impressed with.....
New York: American Geographical Society, 1936. Paperback. Offprint, pp.48-58, large folded map in color bound in following text, b&w photographic plates with text on coated paperstock; paperback item in plain printed grey 10x6.5 inch wraps. Mildest signs of any handling or age, map is unmolested, a very good copy.
Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness / National Institutes of Health, September 1966 / September 1976. Paperback. Reprint: 123p., plus substantial geographical and name indices, one illustration (line map of one island), softbound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue wraps (spine and cover titling). Sound, clean and unmarked.....
Brooklyn, NY: Kinship Publications, 1997. 145p., several census tables, 8.5x5.5 inch copyshop binding under glossy decorated cover wraps. Signed and inscribed by the African American author, very good copy. Second in Goodwine's series on the history and heritage of the Gullah and Geechee people.