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1 Allen, E. Gertrude Everyday Animals
NY Houghton Miffliin 1961 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 8vo Gertrude Allen 
Lovely illustrations grace this factual book about animals. A perfect book for the soon to be reader or young reader. Darling illustrations. First Edition in mint condition. 005967 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Derry, Ramsay, Text By THE ART OF ROBERT BATEMAN
New York Crescent Books 1993 0517087839 / 9780517087831 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Oblong Quarto 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Hervey, Rev. A. E. Flowers of the Field and Forest from Original Water-Color Drawings After Nature By Isaac Sprague
Boston L C Page 1899 Reprint Cloth Very Good 4to Isaac Sprague 
Very good copy`with browning spine and mild toning to rear of plates. Loose page facing opne plate. 007500 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 LATHROP, Dorothy Who Goes There
New York Macmillan 1935 First Edition Pictorial Boards Very Good Fair DJ 8vo Dorothy Lapeer Signed
Absolutely charming story of liitle creatures of the woods. Lathrop loved animals and few did thier pictures better. First edition signed. Dust Jacket a bit shabby. 007231 
Price: 165.00 USD
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5 Nuttall, Thomas. A MANUAL OF ORNITHOLOGY OF THE UNITED STATES and CANADA. 2 VOLS. The Land Birds. The Water Birds
Cambridge Hilliard and Brown 1832 First Editions Hardcover Very Good Small Octavos 
Three quarter leather over marble boards, with marbled endpapers and edges. Land Birds published 1932, vi -683 pages, including index. The Water Birds published 1934, vii [1] 627 pages, including index. Both volumes illustrated with woodcuts. Covers a bit rubbed. Foxing in text, heavy in a few spots. Ex libris Jefferson College Library, with bookplate, but no other library marks 007299 
Price: 350.00 USD
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6 Taylor, John Curiosities For the Ingenious
London Thomas Boys 1821 First Edition Printed Boards Good+ 24mo Engravings 
Selected from The most authentic Treasures of Nature, Science and Art, Biography, History, and General Literature. Illustrated with 13 engravings on 12 plates. Many wonders including horseless carriages, the magic circle of circles, a chess automaton, Ptolemy's mirror, divining rod, etc. Rebacked with a new spine, some spotting on top cover, untrimmed. Scattered foxing. 007129 
Price: 195.00 USD
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