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1 Larousse Encyclopedia Of Animal Life.
Hamlyn, London: 1971. Fourth Impression. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Here, in this compact and handsome volume, is presented a systematic and comprehensive survey of the whole of the living animal world, from the simplet and smallest single-celled creatures to the large and most highly specialized mammals (excluding man). The use of both scientific and common names throughout and the inclusion of an appendix of classification tables, a practical glossary, a discerning reading list and a full indexcomplete a profile which make Larousse Encyclopedia of Animal Life an invaluable guide and reference work for the naturalist, student and wildlife photographer as well as for the general reader. 
Price: 18.72 USD
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2 Nature Library Of Color: Cats And Kittens.
Crescent Books, New York: 1981. 0517350270 / 9780517350270 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Color photography book on cats with brief text. Never in the history of man's long relationship with animals has one specific creature held such a fascination for him as the cat. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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3 The Secret World Of Animals.
National Geographic Society, Washington: 1986. 0870445758 / 9780870445750 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Text and pictures take the reader inside animal homes - used for resting, sheltering from weather, escaping enemies, and raising young. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.20 USD
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4 ALLEE, WARDER CLYDE Animal Life And Social Growth.
Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore: 1932. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
This small book is presented as a fairly simple statement of a series of interesting facts which belong together although they are not usually treated so. 
Price: 18.53 USD
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5 AMON, ALINE. Orangutan: Endangered Ape.
Atheneum, New York: 1977. 068930563X / 9780689305634 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
To give the reader a true feeling for the oranguatan and its life, as well as the facts about it, the chapters in this book alternate. One set of chapters are fiction, detailing the life of a mother and child, based on current studies. The othe set of chapters tells something of the historical devlopment of the orangutan as a species, of the history of the ape's association with man, and of the current status of studies on the ape in the field and in zoos. Includes photos, illustrations and an Index. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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6 ANDERSON, C. W. Thoroughbreds.
Macmillan, NY: 1942. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good clean reading copy. Some slight cracks on the spine. 
A book sure to appeal to horse racing enthusiasts. Illustrated by author. 
Price: 30.64 USD
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7 ANTESBERGER, HELMUT. The German Shepherd Dog.
Barron's Educational Series, Inc., Hauppauge: 1985. 0812029828 / 9780812029826 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 3.33 USD
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8 ARNOLD, CAROLINE; HEWETT, RICHARD (PHOTOGRAPHER). Wild Goat.
Morrow, New York: 1990. 0688088244 / 9780688088248 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The story of two Nubian ibex at home in the Los Angeles Zoo. Includes 40 full-color photographs and Index. 
Price: 27.65 USD
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9 ASHBY, RUTH; JACKSON, PETER (SCIENTIFIC CNSULTANT); GODALL, JANE (INTRODUCTION). Tigers.
Atheneum, New York: 1990. 0689314744 / 9780689314742 First Edition. Jane Goodall's Animal World Series. A Byron Priess Book. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Library discard. Reading copy. Front endpaper has been removed. 
This exciting book is about the day-to-day existence of the tiger, the largest member of the cat family. Combines a readable text with breathtaking full-color photographs to present the life of an animal as an individual in a larger world of plants, animals and human beings. 
Price: 18.24 USD
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10 ATHLAN, MATTIE SUE. Guide To A Well-behaved Parrot.
Barron's Educational Series, Inc., Hauppauge: 1993. 0812049969 / 9780812049961 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 5.46 USD
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11 AXELROD, HERBERT R. & SCHULTZ, LEONARD P. Handbook Of Tropical Aquarium Fishes.
T. F. H. Publications, Neptune City: 1983. 0876664915 / 9780876664919 1983 Revised Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good codition. 
The introductory chapters are devoted to a brief survey of icthyology, the aquarium and its management, aquarium plants, and diseases of fish. The larger part of the book - more than 500 pages - is devoted to what the authors believe to be the most detailed and comprehensive descriptions of tropical fishes to have been published. Some 500 fishes are illustrated and described from the point of view of identification, range, size, color patterns, etc. Contains a glossary and an Index. 
Price: 9.31 USD
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12 BAKKER, ROBERT T. The Dinosaur Heresies.
Penguin Books, New York: 1988. 0140100555 / 9780140100556 s Softcover. Fair condition. Cover has slight chips and scratches. 
Offers startling new evidence destined to forever alter mankind's perception of the much maligned monsters, depicting the dinosaur as never before imagined: hot-blooded, amazingly agile and surprisingly intelligent. Includes an Index. 
Price: 42.51 USD
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13 BARRUEL, PAUL. Das Grosse Buch Der Vogel.
Franckh'sche, Stuttgart: 1954. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy with supplementary illustration glued to front endpaper by former owner in good jacket except for some modest wear and chips. 
German language text. Includes an Index. 
Price: 57.95 USD
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14 BAYLY, M. BEDDOW. The Futility Of Experiments On Animals.
The National Anti-Vivisection Society, London: 1956. Second Edition (enlarged). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Presents an answer to those who support the practice of experimenting on living animals as a method of pursuing medical research. Includes an Index. 
Price: 32.06 USD
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15 BEADLE, MURIEL. The Cat: History, Biology, And Behavior.
Simon & Schuster, New York: 1977. 0671224514 / 9780671224516 First printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good reading copy. Small water stain at jacket crown and a few small tears to crown and base of jacket. 
A complete authoritative compendium of information about domestic cats. 
Price: 4.85 USD
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16 BECK, MYRON (PHOTOGRAPHER); WOLTERS, RICHARD A. (INTRODUCTION). Dog Tales: Classic Stories About Smart Dogs.
Viking Studio Books, New York: 1990. 0670835099 / 9780670835096 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 14.49 USD
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17 BECKLUND, JACK. Summers With The Bears: Six Seasons In The North Woods.
Hyperion, New York: 1999. 0786863935 / 9780786863938 s Softcover. Good condition. 
"...a small miracle in understanding those others whom we set apart as "animal's" -Farley Mowat. 
Price: 6.65 USD
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18 BERMAN, LUCY. Famous Horses.
Golden Press, New York: 1972. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good reading copy with part of the binding torn off. 
Here are 27 stories about some of the horses of history and one from mythology. Illustrations by Harris Bishop. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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19 BLAKE, NEIL FFRENCH. The World Of Dressage.
Pelham Books, London: 1969. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condtion. Some wear to dustjacket. 
Deals comprehensively with dressage in a way that can be understood - and appreciated - by everybody who deals with horses. Includes an Index. 
Price: 52.96 USD
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20 BLUMBERG, MARK S. Body Heat: Temperature And Life On Earth.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 2002. 067400762X / 9780674007628 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Whether you're a polar bear giving birth to cubs in an Arctic winter, a camel going days without water in the desert heat, or merely a suburbanite without air conditioning in a heat wave, your comfort and even survival depend on how well you adapt to extreme temperatures. In this entertaining and illuminating book, the biopsychologist Mark Blumberg explores the many ways that temperature rules the lives of all animals (including us). He moves from the physical principles that govern the flow of heat in and out of our bodies to the many complex evolutionary devices animals use to exploit those principles for their own benefit. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.26 USD
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