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1 Agassiz, Louis The Classification of Insects from Embryological Data
Washington Smithsonian institution 1850 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
Smithsonian contributions to knowledge; B&W Litho Plate; Small Folio 12"; 28 pages; Washington DC. , Smithsonian; 1850. 1st edition. Small folio; 12' tall. I, 28 pp & 1 lithographic plate. Original publication bound in modern cloth. Contents bright and clean with no marks or wear. Recent attractive two tone cloth binding with printed title label to cover board. Contents and new casing all in Fine condition. Disbound from Smithsonian contributions to knowledge, vol. II. 1850 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Agassiz, Louis The Classification of Insects from Embryological Data
Washington D. C. Smithsonian Institution 1850 Paperback Good 
Lithographic plate; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 28 pages; Disbound from Vol II of Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. Original monograph lacks title wraps and is sewn together with a single looped thread. Lower front corner has about 10 leaves creased/dogeared. Light soiling to title page and back of final leaf. Includes the large lithographic plate called for. A candidate for recasing in wraps or boards. Contents neat. G+ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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3 Bailey, Jacob Whitman Microscopical Observations Made in South Carolina, Georgia and Florida
Washington D. C. Smithsonian Institution 1852 First Edition Paperback Very Good- 
Lithograph plates; tables; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 46 pages; Monograph #8 of the 2nd volume of the "Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge". Disbund but soundly sewn with original title page and three full page lithograph printed pictorial plates at rear. Bright and neat. Disbound but overall VG 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 Bernard, Claude & Francisco Grande & Maurice B. Visscher (Eds. ) Claude Bernard and Experimental Medicine; Collected Papers from a Symposium Commemorating the Centenary of the Publication of an Introduction to the Study of Experimental Medicine - and - the First English Translation of Claude Bernard's Cahier Rouge
Cambridge, MA Schenkman Publishing Co. 1967 Paperback Very Good 
B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 330 pages; Paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, snug and neat copy. Light shelf rub to covers at edges and spine. Illustrated with B&W photographs and drawings. Solid, neat copy. VG 
Price: 39.50 USD
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5 Burkert, Walter Creation of the Sacred; Tracks of Biology in Early Religions
Cambridge. MA Harvard University Press 1996 0674175697 / 9780674175693 Second Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages; Bright, tight and fresh in near immaculate dust jacket. No marks. Trace rub to the jacket. F/NF. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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6 Chargaff, Erwin Heraclitean Fire; Sketches from a Life Before Nature
New York Rockefeller University Press 1980 0874700299 / 9780874700299 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages; 2nd printing. HC with pictorial DJ. Snugly bound and neat. General light wear to dust jacket edges. Small 1/4" by 1/4" chip missing from top edge of the rear jacket panel and a short closed tear top edge front. Text unmarked. NF/VG 
Price: 40.00 USD
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7 Cuvier, Baron and P. A. Latreille; H. M'Murtrie, M. D. (translation) The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with its Organization ; The Crustacea, Arachnides and Insecta by P. A. Latreille. ; Translated from the French with Notes and Additions by H. M'Murtrie, M. D. : : Four Volumes with Plates
New York G. & C. & H. Carvill 1831 First Edition Thus Full leather Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 4 volumes, complete. Handsome in period full, speckled calf bindings, Morocco title labels to spines, tooled with gilt lettering. All 4 volumes soundly bound with boards securely attached. Front endpages of volume one detached and missing, with first page being the title. Remaining volumes with full complement of endsheets at front and rear. All engraved plates present. Text pages generally clean and bright with only light scattered toning and occasional foxing. Some minur surface scarring to the calf boards. Title label for Vol II is missing and that of Vol I has a small chip missing to the lower edge. Spines a bit darkeneed with some quite mild surface crazing to the spines of two of the four volumes. Xxxiii, 448, (1) pp; 4 plates. Xv, 475 pp. ; 10 plates. Xx, 575 pp. , 3 plates. Xii, 545, (1) pp. , 3 plates. Solid set in period speckled calf. 1st edition of this translation. VG. ... Oversize set may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 345.00 USD
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8 Ferriere, Charles Entomologie Economique, Les Problemes Modernes De La Lutte Contre Les Insectes
Berne E. Bircher 1922 Wraps Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages; In original title lettered wraps. Solid and neat. Prior owner name and date penned top edge of front cover. Broasheet ad for another Bircher title laid in at front. Bircher ads printed to inside surfaces of covers. Scarce. VG+ 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Fiennes, Richard Zoonoses of Primates; The Epidemiology and Ecology of Simian Diseases in Relation to Man: Manuals in Biology
Ithaca, NY Cornell University Press 1967 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 190 pages; HC/DJ is snug and solid in original title-lettered dust jacket. Jacket spine panel sunned and faded. Just a hint of wear to jacket corners and edges. Trace foxing to fore and top edges of page block. Slight shelf soiling to rear cover. Prior owner name penned neatly to front endpaper and to top edge of the jacket's front panel. Illustrated with B/W tables. VG+/VG- 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Fosdick, Peggy & Sam Fosdick Last Chance Lost?; Can and should farming save the green sea turtle? : the story of Mariculture, Ltd.,--Cayman Turtle Farm
York, PA I.S. Naylor 1994 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
B&W and color Illustrations and Photos; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 338 pages; Oversize HC/DJ is tight, bright and fresh in glossy pictorial dust jacket. Just a whisper of wear to jacket externals. Appears and feels unread; about as new. Illustrated throughout with color photographs and B/W maps. NF/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Frisch, Kurt C. & Daniel Klempner (Eds. ) Advances in Interpenetrating Polymer Networks, Volume II
Lancaster, PA Technomic Publishing Company 1990 0877627088 / 9780877627081 Paperback Very Good- 
B&W Photographs and Diagrams; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 318 pages; Paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Square, snug and neat. Several brief notations penned to margins of contents page. Light reader creasing at spine. Mildly sunned covers. Illustrated with B&W photographs and diagrams. VG- 
Price: 39.50 USD
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12 Gojdics, Mary The Genus Euglena
Madison, Wisconsin University of Wisconsin Press 1953 Hardcover Very Good+ 
B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 268 pages; Oversize HC is snug and solid in gray cloth with title-lettering in green to spine. Very mild shelf wear to tips and spine ends. Just a trace of shelf soiling to rear cover. B/W scientific illustrations. Prior owner name penned neatly in small script to front endpaper. Text clean and unmarked. VG++ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Lee, Mrs. R. Memoirs of Baron Cuvier.
New York J. & J. Harper 1833 First Edition Hard cover Good+ 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 197 pages; Bound in original/period cloth over boards. Paper title label mounted to spine. 1st US edition, published same year as UK edition. 197 pages; the last 16 showing a chronology of life events and publications of Cuvier. Cloth rubbed and worn through at spots along edges and at corners. Title label shipped and rubbed with titles partially effaced. Free front end page corner clipped, probably to remove prior ownership. A very dated paper label laid down over the lower half of the spine, probably to compensate for weakness or tear in the cloth of the exterior hinges. Some light moderate foxing to the contents. Sound & generally clean with wear. G+ ... ["Chronological list of the published works of the Baron Cuvier": p. [183]-197. ] 
Price: 110.00 USD
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14 Lyon, John and Phillip R. Sloan From Natural History to the History of Nature; Readings from Buffon and His Critics
Notre Dame, IN University of Notre Dame Press 1981 0268009554 / 9780268009557 Hardcover Very Good+ 
B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 406 pages; HC in slate blue cloth with titles in gilt to front cover and spine. Issued without dust jacket. Bright, tight and unmarked. Superficial shelf evidence to tips . Illustrated with some several reproductions of period engravings. Solid clean copy. VG++ to NF 
Price: 85.00 USD
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15 More, Louis T The Dogma of Evolution
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press, 1925 Hardcover Good+ 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 387 pages; HC in slate cloth boards with paper title label mounted to front cover and spine. A decent copy, ex-library copy with discard stampes to front and rear endpages, half title page and title page. Library stamps to top, front and bottom page block. Call number to spine. Partial splits to gutters of spine and book slightly shaken. A few sporadic brief penciled notes to the margins. G++. Sound decent reading copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 Osten-Sacken, C. R. Catalogue of the Described Diptera of North America
Washington Smithsonian Institution 1858 First Edition Paperback Good 
Fair. No dust jacket as issued. ; Smithsonian miscellaneous collections; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 92 pages; 92 page monograph is complete in contents but lacking paper wraps and appears to have been disbound from a bound collection of monographs. Contents well sewn but would benefit from the addition of wraps or cover. Small library blind stamp to title page and a six digit catalog # inkstamped to same. Sound copy but lacking covers. G 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Rickards, R. B. & D. E. Jackson, & C. P. Hughes (Eds. ) Graptolite Studies in Honour of O. M. B. Bulman; A Memorial Volume of 20 Papers, (Special Papers in Palaeontology No. 13)
London The Palaeontological Association 1974 Paperback Very Good+ 
B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 260 pages; Large-format paperback in matte title-lettered covers. Snug, sound and neat. Page stock uniformly bright. Spine lightly sunned and slightly cocked. Illustrated with B&W photographs and drawings. VG+ to NF... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Smith, Christopher U. M. Problem of Life; An Essay in the Origins of Biological Thought
London MacMillan Press 1976 0333177819 / 9780333177815 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
B&W drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 343 pages; Square, sound and neat. Prior owner's name penned neatly to inside front cover. Spine ends and bottom corners slightly bumped. Spine slightly toned. Illustrated with B&W drawings. VG 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Spellman, Frank R. Microbiology for Water and Wastewater Operators
Lancaster, PA Technomic 1997 1566769086 / 9781566769082 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
B&W illlustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages; Paperback in photo pictorial covers. Tight, unread copy. Spine ends lightly shelf rubbed; mild shelf soiling to the white rear cover and top edge. Crown of spine lightly bumped with superficial rupture to cover stock. Book feels and appears unread. Illustrated with B/W diagrams. VG 
Price: 40.00 USD
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20 Stanley Jr. , George D. (Ed. ) The Paleontological Society Papers; Paleobiology and Biology of Corals, Volume 1
Pittsburgh, PA The Paleontological Society 1996 Paperback Near Fine 
B&W Diagrams; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 296 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, snug and clean; no marks. Tiny closed edge tear to the front spine edge at tail end, otherwise appears as new. Illustrated with B&W drawings. NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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