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6 The Last Will and Testament of Basil Valentine, Monke of the Order of St. Bennet... To Which is added Two Treatises. The First declaring his Manual Operations. The Second shewing things Natural and Supernatural Valentinus, Basilius (Alchemy) Last Will and Testament of Basil Valentine 1671 $1,000 - $1,500
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12 Birds of the Pacific Slope Grayson, Andrew Jackson (Arion Press) The Audubon of the West from Arion Press 1986 $1,500 - $2,500
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19 The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories Audubon, John James First octavo edition of Audubon's masterpiece 1840-1844 $60,000 - $90,000
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22 An Introduction to Geology, Illustrative of the General Structure of the Earth; Comprising the Elements of the Science, and an Outline of the Geology and Mineral Geography of England. Bakewell, Robert Bakewell's Introduction to Geology, 1st edition 1813 $500 - $800
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23 An Introduction to Geology, Illustrative of the General Structure of the Earth; Comprising the Elements of the Science, and an Outline of the Geology and Mineral Geography of England. Bakewell, Robert Bakewell's Introduction to Geology, 2nd edition 1815 $300 - $500
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33 The Floricultural Cabinet, and Florists' Magazine - annuals from 1837 and 1842 Harrison, Joseph (Botanical - Gardening) Includes William Cox's copy, eminent gardener 1837; 1842 $500 - $800
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34 The Illustrated Botany Comstock, J.L., editor (Botanical) With color litho plates, some hand-colored 1850 $400 - $600
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35 Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l'Europe, ou Descriptions et Figures des Plantes les Plus Rares et les Plus Méritantes - Volume I Van Houtte, Louis (Botanical) Volume I of van Houtte's lovely botany series 1845 $600 - $900
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38 Natural History, General and Particular Buffon, Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, Le Comte de A handsome set of Buffon's Natural History, 1785 1785 $1,500 - $2,500
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41 Songs of Nature Burroughs, John, editor Inscribed with signature by John Burroughs 1901 $300 - $500
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70 Leçons Elémentaires sur l'Histoire Naturelle des Animaux. [with] Manuel de Conchyliologie et de Paléontologie Conchyliologique. Chenu, Jean Charles (Conchology) With thousands of illustrations of Mollusca 1847-1862 $400 - $600
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71 L'Histoire Naturelle Éclaircie dans Deux de ses Parties Principales, la Lithologie et la Conchyliologie, dont l'une Traite des Pierres et l'autres des Coquillages... [Dezalllier d'Argenville, Antoine Joseph] (Conchology) With 32 copper-engraved plates of Mollusca 1762 $500 - $800
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72 A History of British Mollusca, and Their Shells. Forbes, Edward & Sylvanus Hanley (Conchology) With 64 lithographic plates of Mollusca 1853 $400 - $600
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73 Four works of Conchology (Conchology) With numerous lithograph plates of Mollusks c. 1830s-1880s $400 - $600
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74 Prodrome de Malacologie Française. Catalogue General des Mollusques Vivants de France - Mollusques Marins Locard, Arnould (Conchology) Catalogue of French Mollusks, 1886 1886 $300 - $500
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75 Illustrated Index of British Shells. Sowerby, George Brettingham (Conchology) Profusely illustrated w/ hand-colored plates 1859 $300 - $500
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76 Three volumes of British Conchology (Conchology) Three volumes of British Conchology 1854-1866 $300 - $500
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77 Index Testaceologicus; or a Catalogue of Shells, British and Foreign, Arranged According to the Linnean System; With the Latin and English Names, References to Authors, and Places Where Found. Wood, W. (Conchology) Profusely illustrated w/ hand-colored plates 1825 $400 - $600
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78 Key to North American Birds Containing a Concise Account of Every Species of Living and Fossil Bird Coues, Elliott First edition by the noted American ornithologist 1872 $300 - $500
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83 The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle During the Years 1832-1836 Darwin, Charles, editor Facsimile limited edition, one of 750 copies 1980 $500 - $800
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84 A Description of Active and Extinct Volcanos; With Remarks on Their Origin, Their Chemical Phaemonmena, and the Character of Their Products Daubeny, Charles Daubeny- Description of Active & Extinct Volcanos 1826 $800 - $1,200
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87 Two Editions of Physico-Theology: or, a demonstration of the being and attributes of God, from his Works of Creation. Derham, W. Two Editions of Physico-Theology by W. Derham 1758, 1798 $300 - $500
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96 Monograph of the Paradiseidae or Birds of Paradise Elliot, Daniel Giraud Deluxe facsimile of Birds of Paradise [1977] $500 - $800
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98 Lathams Falconry: Or The Faulcon's Lure and Cure: in Two Books Latham, Symon (Falconry) Signed by S. Kent Carnie at preface [1957] $500 - $800
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108 Transactions of the Geological Society, Established November 13, 1807. Volume the First. (Geological Society of London) Transactions of the Geological Society Vol. I 1811 $500 - $800
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109 Report on the Geology of Vermont: Descriptive, Theoretical, Economical, and Scenographical.... Various authors (Geology) Geological report on Vermont w/ maps 1861 $300 - $500
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110 L'Histoire du Costume Feminin Francais de l'an 1037 a l'an 1870 Giafferri, Paul Louis de With numerous Pochoir plates of French fashion [1922-23] $300 - $500
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124 Final Report on the Geology of Massachusetts: In Four Parts: I. Economical Geology. II. Scenographical Geology. II. Scientific Geology. IV. Elementary Geology Hitchcock, Edward Final Report on the Geology of Massachusetts 1841 $300 - $500
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127 Examen de Ingenios: or, the Tryal of Wits. Discovering the great Difference of Wits among Men, and what Sort of Learning suits best with each Genius. Huartes, Juan Explaining the mind through the Humors, 1698 [1698] $500 - $800
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130 Chiromantia Metoposcopia and Physiognomia Odeer Kurtze Anweisung, Wieman Aus Denen Vier Haupt-Lineen in der Hand Ingebern, Johann Illustrated guide to palm reading, 1724 1724 $500 - $800
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133 Systematic Account of the Geology of Tasmania. Johnston, Robert Mackenzie Illustrated Account of the Geology of Tasmania 1888 $800 - $1,200
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134 The Owls of North America (North of Mexico) Karalus, Karl E. and Allan W. Eckert Signed by Karl E. Karalus and Allan W. Eckert 1974 $400 - $600
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139 Journal of a Landscape Painter in Albania, &c. Lear, Edward Edward Lear's travels and paintings in Albania 1851 $500 - $800
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148 The Geological Evidences of the Antiquity of Man, With Remarks on Theories of The Original of Species by Variation. Lyell, Charles Geological Evidences of the Antiquity of Man 1863 $300 - $500
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149 A Geological Classification of Rocks, with Descriptive Synopses of the Species and Varieties, Comprising the Elements of Practical Geology. MacCulloch, John MacCulloch's Geological Classification of Rocks 1821 $500 - $800
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151 Geological Excursions Round the Isle of Wight, and Along the Adjacent Coast of Dorsetshire; Illustrative of the Most Interesting Geological Phenomena, and Organic Remains. Mantell, Gideon Algernon Early geological travel guide by Mantell [1847] $300 - $500
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152 The Geology of the South-East of England Mantell, Gideon Algernon Geology of South-East of England w/ color map 1833 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $570
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153 Thoughts on a Pebble; or a First Lesson in Geology. Mantell, Gideon Algernon A First Lesson in Geology from Gideon Mantell 1842 $300 - $500
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154 The Wonders of Geology Mantell, Gideon Algernon With six color lithographed plates 1839 $300 - $500
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159 The Botanic Garden Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Hardy Ornamental Flowering Plants, Cultivated in Great Britain with Their Classification, History, Culture and Other Interesting Information Maund, Benjamin First four volumes of Maund's Botanic Garden 1825-32 $500 - $800
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164 The Chronicles of Engeurrand de Monstrelet Monstrelet, Enguerrand de The Chronicles of Engeurrand de Monstrelet 1809 $600 - $900
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171 Selections from Mr. Nicholson's Journal: A Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry, and the Arts. Nicholson, William Unique selecrtion of works by William Nicholson c. 1806 $500 - $800
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174 Select Views of London; With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Some of the Most Interesting of Its Public Buildings Papworth, John B. 76 aquatints of London 1816 1816 $3,000 - $5,000
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180 The Silent Friend, A Medical Work on Human Frailty, Onanisn and its Dreadful Consequences and on Venereal and Syphilitic Disease Perry, R. and L. & Co. With 5 color plates of disease symptoms [c.1840] $300 - $500
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188 The Historie of the World: Commonly Called the Naturall Historie of C. Plinius Secundus. Translated into English by Philemon Holland, Doctor of Physicke Pliny the Elder Pliny's Natural History with rare variant title page 1635-1634 $10,000 - $15,000
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198 The Geology of the Island of Arran, From Original Survey. Ramsay, Andrew Crombie Presentation copy of Tour in Arran w/ color map [1841] $300 - $500
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204 Considerations on Volcanos, the Probable Causes of Their Phenomena, the Laws Which Determine Their March, the Disposition of Their Products, and Their Connexion with the Present State and Past History of the Globe; Leading to the Establishment of a New Theory of the Earth Scrope, G. Poulett Considerations on Volcanos, Sen. Rensselaer's copy 1825 $800 - $1,200
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218 Familiar Wild Birds Swaysland, W. Profusely illustrated w/ full-page color plates c. 1883-1903 $300 - $500
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227 The Bridgewater Treatises on the Power Wisdom and Goodness of God, Eight Authors in Twelve Volumes. Various authors Bridgewater Treatises - Science and Theology Various dates $300 - $500
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231 Picturesque Illustrations of Buenos Ayres and Monte Video Vidal, Emeric Essex Rare color plate book on Argentina 1820 1820 $7,000 - $10,000
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236 The Mansions of England. One Hundred and Forty-Six Coloured Engravings of County Seats of the Royal Family, Nobility and Gentry. Westall, William, et al. Mansions of England 146 color plates [c.1830s?] $1,500 - $2,500
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237 Astronomy and General Physics Considered With Reference to Natural Theology Whewell, William Theological perspectives on Astronomy & Physics 1834 $300 - $500
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238 Geological Survey of California. Geology. Volume I. Report of Progress and Synopsis of the Field-Work, From 1860 to 1864 Whitney, J. D. Whitney's Geological Survey of California 1865 $500 - $800
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