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1 A PRELIMINARY BIOLOGICAL SURVEY OF THE LLOYD-CORNELL RESERVATION. Bulletin of the Lloyd Library of Botany, Pharmacy and Materia Medica.
Cincinnati Cornell University Press 1926 Paper Cover Good Natural History Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 10 1/2" Figures, Plates, Maps,photographs 
Entomomological Series No.5. "The wild life preserve known as the Lloyd-Cornell Reservation lies fifteen miles northeast of Ithaca, New York...It is an uncultivated area of bogs and ridges comprising the greater part of the Mud Pond basin. Within the basin are a number of cold upland bogs, that are of great biological interest." Contents include: INTRODUCTION with chapters on The Soil, Waters, Depth of the bogs, Mud Pond; Streams, and Bog cover; FLORA AND FAUNA with chapters on The vascular plants, the Bryophytes, Fungi, Myxomycetes; Vertebrates; Invertebrates; Insects, Spiders, Protozoans, and Galls; SPECIAL STUDIES ON TRICHOPTERA with chapters on Adult caddisflies; Pupae, Life histories and Miscellaneous notes. 247 pp. 13 plates and 109 illustrations. Brown paper covers with black lettering on front cover. Mild fading around edges and spine. Creases to corners. ex-mus.stamp on front cover. 2" stain? on back cover. Overall covers are Good. ex. mus. numbers on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
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2 Bulletin of Basic Science Research, Nos. 1 and 2, Nos.3 And 4. Vol. 4. 2 Bulletins. 1932
Cincinnati Basic Science Research Laboratory 1932 Paper Cover Very Good Medicine Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" Figures( Graphs)Tables 
Nos. 1 and 2: Two articles by Francis F Heyroth: The Evaluation of Vitamin B1, Concentrates by the Rat Cure Method and Deductions as to the Chemical Constitution of Vitamin B1 from the Absorption Spectra of B1 Concentrates(also written by John R. Loofbourow). By G. Park Goode: The Formation of Vitamin A in Corn Sprouts by Light, and the Transfer of the Vitamin from the Sprout to the Grain. By John R. Loofbourow: Vitamin D-A Review, Part I. Ultra-Violet Absorption Spectra in Relation to Vitamin D (continued). 69 graph illustrations, 8 Tables. 112 pp. ex. mus. stamps on front cover, otherwise covers are Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Nos. 3 and 4: The Wave-Length Threshold in the Ultra-Violet for the Destruction of the Vitamin A Chromogen and the Absorption at 3280 A. by Robert J. Norris and John R. Loofbourow and 3 articles by Francis F. Heyroth: An Attempt to Confer Antineuritic Activity Upon Thymus Nucleic Acid; An Apparent Effect of Thymus Nucleic Acid on the Incidence of Rat Polyneuritis; and Further Observations on the Changes Induced in Uracil by Irradiation. Preliminary Tests by a Chemical Method. pp.113-135. 2 graph illustrations and 2 tables. ex. museum stamp on front cover, otherwise Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
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3 CHECKLIST OF ENDANGERED AND THREATENED ANIMAL AND PLANT SPECIES OF MINNESOTA
St. Paul Minnesota Department of Natural Resources 1986 Paper Cover Very Good Minnesota Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" 
Authorized March 1984. This list includes all species of Minnesota's animals and plants that are officially listed under the provisions of the Federal Endangered Species Act of 1973. 23 pp. Grey paper wraps with light wear to edges and corners. Interior is tight and clean. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
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4 LLOYDIA: A QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE-39 Issues: 1940-1951
Menasha, WI Lloyd Library and Museum Wraps Very Good to Very Good+ Biology Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 9 3/4" Figures(plates), Photographs, 
36 issues.1940-1943 and 1945-1947 Complete. 4 issues per year. 1944, 1948 and 1949: no issues; 1950: 3 issues: (March, June, & Dec.); and 1951: 1 issue (March). Last 3 issues have ex.-mus. stamp on front cover. Several covers mildly soiled otherwise all exteriors are VG+. Some soiling to side edges. No tears. 1940 Sept. issue, 4 pages loose, side edge lightly chipped, not on text/plates, otherwise all interiors are clean, tight, and in VG+ to Near Fine condition. 
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5 MICROBIAL GENETICS, Biology Colloquium 1960
Corvallis, OR. Oregon State College 1960 Paper Cover Very Good- Biology Size: Approx. 8 1/4 " x 11" Figures, Tables 
Twenty-first Annual Biology Colloquium, April 22-23, 1960. Articles: Microbial Genetics, Introduction to the Colloquium by Aaron Novick with frontis. portrait of Novick.plus Microbial Genetics and the Synthesis of Proteins by Novick; Genetic Studies on the Replication of Bacterial Viruses by Gunther S. Stent with illustrations and table; Genetic Fine Structure in Neurospora by David R. Stadler with illustrations; Recent Studies of Transformation in Bacillus subtilis by John Spizizen with tables; Genetic Recombination Between Genera of the Enterobacteriaceae by L. S. Baron with illustrations and tables; and Conversion by Bacteriophage-A Factor in Bacterial Variation by Neal B. Groman. 53 pp. Grey stiff covers. ex-mus. stamp on cover. Some discoloring/rubbing to top left border from ? dampness? as faint line on title page upper edge and next page. No interference with text. Otherwise covers are Very Good. ex-mus stamp on two separate pages on top margin-not in text. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 
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6 SCIENCE, August 31, 1883. No. 30.
Cambridge The Science Company 1883 Wraps Good Science Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 10 1/4" Etchings, Tables, Graph 
Articles: Notes on the Geology of the Troad, by J.S. Diller; Occurrence of Mound-Builders Pipes in New Jersey, by Charles C. Abbott with an illustration; The Igloo of the Innuit. -III. with 9 illustrations; Minnesota Weather; Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers; Geology of Philadelphia by Henry Carvill Lewis; The Iroquois Book of Rites; The Evidence for evolution in the history of the extinct Mammalia with a table; A classification of the natural sciences by T. Sterry Hunt with a table; Orbit of the great comet of 1882 by Edgar Frisbie; The tornado at Racine, May 18, 1883 ; A Method for the calibration of a galvanometer with an illustration; The utilization of the sun's rays for warming and ventilating apartments by E. S. Morse; New form of selenium cell, with some remarkable electrical discoveries made by its use; 3 articles by B. F. Thomas: A Method of determining the centre of gravity of a mass with an illustration; Two forms of apparatus for Boyle's law with 2 illustrations; and A new heliostat with an illustration; The static telephone by Prof. A. E. Dolbear; Report of the committee on indexing the literature of chemical elements; The kinetic theory of the specific heat of solids and A kinetic theory of melting boiling by H. T. Eddy; On y-dichlordibrompropionic and y-dichlorbromacrylic acids by C.F. Mabery; The sub-aqueous dissociation of certain salts with a graph; Suggestions for computing the speed of chemical reactions; Twelve months of lysimeter record at the New York agricultural experiment station by E.L. Sturtevant; The composition of American wheat and corn with a table; The sotol, A Mexican forage plant; American butters and their adulterations by H. W. Wiley; A Comparison of terr-cotta lumber with other materials; Improvements in shaping-machines; Regularity of flow in double-cylinder rotary pumps; The early History of the North American Continent; and The Remington Type-Writer by Richard A. Proctor with an illustration. pp. 255-298. Covers are advertisements for Photo-Engraving, Park Place, N.Y. and Electrical Test Instruments.. Additional page front and back with advertisements, before articles. ex.-mus. stamp and numbers on front cover. Some small chips on side and bottom edges.Spine split up 6" but covers still intact. overall exterior is Good.. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. Around borders some age-toning, not on text. 
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7 SCIENTIFIC AND LITERARY GOSSIP, 5 Issues 1883
Boston S. E. Cassino & Co. 1883 Wraps Good+ or Better Science Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/2" 
January-October 1883. Vol.I, No.3 January 15, 1883 Articles: Cuvier, and English Universities. Vol. I, No.6 April 16, 1883, Article: American Museums, Academy of Natural Sciences at Philadelphia, PA. Vol.I, No.7 May 15, 1883, Articles: American Museums, The American Museum of Natural History, New York City, and American Archaeology: The Work of the Peabody Museum. Vol.I, No.8 June 15, 1883, Articles: American Museums: The Lyceum of Natural History at Williams College, American Archaeology: The Work of the Peabody Museum (continued), The Atlantic Right Whales, and Land Leeches of Ceylon. Vol.I, No.12 October 15, 1883 (last issue of "first volume") Article: Color Sense In Man. All issues include articles of Scientific Notes, Book Reviews and publication ads. some issues have uncut pages. ex-mus. numbers on front. lightly soiled covers otherwise Good+ or better. Interiors are clean, tight and VG. 
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8 TRANSACTIONS OF VASSAR BROTHERS' INSTITUTE And Its Scientific Section 1894-1896
Poughkeepsie, New York A. V. Haight Paper Cover Good Science Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Tables, Line Drawings 
Vol.VII Part I and II. Two Articles by Theodor Neumann (Artists and Artisans in the Feathered World and Ento-Parasites and Hygiene); Chas. W. Pilgrim: The care and treatment of the insane; 2 articles by D. B. Ward: Diatoms and Bacteria; Chas. W. Fowler: Purification of Public Water Supplies; Frederick S. Arnold: Gypsies; Rev. Wm. Bancroft Hill, President of The Institute: The Gothenburg or Norwegian System of Liquor Traffic; Edward Elsworth: The Sanitary Disposal of Sewage; Charles B. Warring: The insufficiency of Physical Law and 2 articles by Dr. J. W. Poucher: Tuberculosis and Cremation as a Sanitary Meaure. 309 pp. Front cover loose and all edges missing pieces-back cover missing. Stapled. Title page clean. Interior is clean, tight and in VG+ condition. Have other "volumes" from Vassar Brothers Institute. 
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9 Allen, Glover Morrill BIRDS AND THEIR ATTRIBUTES
Boston Marshall Jones Company 1925 Cloth Good+ Ornithology Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 8 1/2" Illustrated 
"The following chapters were originally prepared as a series of lectures under the auspices of the New England (now Northeastern) Bird Banding Association to serve as an introduction to a general survey of Birds, their structure, their habits and their relations to ourselves." 338 pages with index. Red cloth covers with black lettering on front and spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, cover faces are lightly soiled, rubbing to joints. Spine is darkened, spine ends are bent and fraying. Browning to front endpapers, small bookstore sticker on bottom of front free endpaper, small tears to top/bottom of front hinge. Imprint of paper clip on top front pages, including frontispiece. Back hinge broken. Rest of interior is tight and clean. Book in Good+ condition. 
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10 Barnes, Claude T. THE NATURAL HISTORY OF A WASATCH AUTUMN
Salt Lake City The Ralton Co. 1958 Soft Cover Good+ Natural History Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" 
Day-by-day description of the flora and fauna of the Wasatch mountains in Utah. Third in a series of similar seasonal books. 98 pp. Yellow soft covers have dirt smudges on both sides, and very large crease to top corner of back cover. Interior is tight and clean. Book is in Good+ condition. 
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11 Brachet, Jean THE BIOCHEMISTRY OF DEVELOPMENT (VOLUME 2)
New York Pergamon Press 1960 Cloth Very Good Biology Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Figures 
International Series of Monographs on Pure and Applied Biology. Division: Modern Trends in Physiological Sciences. 320 pages with index. Green cloth covers with gilt title on front and spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, spine ends are bent. Previous owner's nameplate adhered to top corner of front free endpaper. Some breaks to spine within interior, otherwise pages are clean. Book is VG. 
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12 Brocklesby, John. The Amateur Microscopist: or Views of the Microscopic World, A Handbook of Microscopic Manipulation and Microscopic Objects
New York William Wood & Company 1871 Cloth Good Biology Size: Approx. 6 " x 8 1/4" Figures on Wood and Stone, Plates 
In the Preface, the author writes "I have been led to believe that a popular work on the microscope and its revelations would at once be interesting and useful, and this belief has resulted in the present treatise, which simply exhibilts and describes some of the most rare and curious objects of the microscopic world, and the modes of preparing them for observation under the microscope; together with a short account of this instrument." 144 pp. Illustrated with "247 figures on wood and stone".Chapters include: INFUSORIAL ANIMALCULES AND PROTOPHYTES; MICROSCOPIC FOSSILS; MINUTE AQUATIC ANIMALS; OF THE STRUCTURE OF WOOD AND HERBS; CRYSTALLIZATIONS and PARTS OF INSECTS AND MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS. Brown cloth with lettering and gilt design on cover. Gilt lettering on spine. Covers mildly soiled, dark water?stain, 3/4"x1", on back cover. Doesn't go through. spine ends rubbed and some fraying. corners bumped/rubbed. Overall covers are Good. Front endpaper with small bookplate: "Library of Chas. E. Putnam. No. 1695.". On blank page before title page, signature of J.D. Putnam, Jan. 2nd 1872, Davenport Iowa". Opposite page on verso of free endpaper, some rust color residue? along side edge-same color as endpapers. J.D. Putnam's signature also on title page. ex.mus.stamp (Davenport Academy of Science) and numbers on title page. Tissue guard on frontis. 9 Plates. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
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13 Bullough,W.S. VERTEBRATE SEXUAL CYCLES
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1951 Cloth Very Good+ Very Good- Physiology Size: Approx. 4 1/4" x 6 3/4" Figures (drawings and diagrams) 
Methuen's Monographs on Biological Subjects. " It is the purpose of this book to present a brief but up-to-date account of our knowledge of the sexual physiology of the vertebrates". 117 pp. including Glossary and Index. 12 illustrations. Tan cloth with black lettering on front cover and spine. Covers are Very Good+ to Near Fine. Discoloration vertical line on front free endpaper. pp.72-73 hinge breaking. otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. A London and New York publishing company listed on title page, however on verso states: "First printed in 1951. Published in Great Britain. Catalogue No. 4119/U." Hence listed as a London edition. Dust Jacket's spine faded/yellowed. Small tear at top spine end. Crease on one flap mildly soiled. English price sticker on inside front flap (7' 6 net). DJ is Very Good -. Scarce with DJ. 
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14 Burroughs, John PEPACTON
Boston and New York Houghton, Mifflin and Company 1902 Hard Cover Good Nature Size: Approx. 5 " x 6 3/4" 
Contents include: Pepacton: A Summer Voyage; Springs; An Idyl of the Honey-Bee; Nature and the Poets; Notes by the Way; Footpaths; A Bunch of Herbs; Winter Pictures. 241 pages with index. Olive green cloth cover with brown cloth spine, gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, scuffing and rubbing to cover faces, joints worn, spine ends are fraying and torn. Gilt top page edge. Cocked spine. Both hinges broken. Blue ink stamp from previous owner on front inside cover, gift inscription from a different owner on front free endpaper. Some minor smudging to interior pages, particularly front pages, some dog-earred corners. Book in Good condition. 
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15 Buzzati-Traverso, A.A. (edited by) Perspectives in Marine Biology
Berkeley University of Calif. Press 1960 Cloth Very Good+ Good Marine Biology Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" Figures (graphs, Charts, diagrams) Photographs, Tables, Foldouts 
A Symposium held at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, March 24-April 2,1956. 621 pp. Book is Very Good+ to Near Fine. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. DJ with tears along edges. Spine faded and back cover around edges faded. Overall DJ is Good. 
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16 Carpenter, Horace F. A CATALOGUE OF THE SHELL BEARING MOLLUSCA OF RHODE ISLAND
Central Falls, RI E. L. Freeman 1873 Paperbound Good- Rhode Island Size: Approx. 8 1/4 " x 10 " Tables 
"This Catalogue is a supplement to a series of papers on the Conchology of Rhode Island, read from time to time during the past two years before the Providence Franklin Society, and published in the Central Falls 'Weekly Visitor.;" 8 pp. Light green paper covers with string-tied binding. Covers are very soiled and dirty with mold/ink spots and foxing, corners and edges are rubbed and creased, some chipping to edges. Significant crease down middle of document that runs throughout. Interior page edges are creased and dirty, text is easily legible. Document in Fair to Good- condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Clark, H. Walton; and Charles B. Wilson THE MUSSEL FAUNA OF THE MAUMEE RIVER
Washington Government Printing Office 1912 Paper Cover Very Good U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Plates 
Department of Commerce and Labor, Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 757. 72 pp. B/W plates. Grey paper covers with chipping to spine ends, corners slightly bent. Ex. museum stamp and identification numbers on front cover, and stamp on title page. Stains to page edges. Interior is tight and clean. Document in VG condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Coker, R. E. THE FISHERIES BIOLOGICAL STATION AT FAIRPORT, IOWA
Washington Government Printing Office 1921 Wraps Good+ Iowa Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Plates (photographs) 
Bureau of Fisheries. Appendix to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1920. Three plates. All photographs. Plate I :"The New Biological Laboratory Building, Completed in 1920"; Plate II: Ponds for Experiment Work and Troughs for Rearing Mussels; and Plate III:Ponds for Fish-Cultural Experiment Work and A Simple Fishpond. Includes a double spread page with 4 "floor plans" of the Biological Laboratory.12 pages total. Opening paragraphs on History and Functions. Thin paper wraps. Mildly soiled. 2" tear at spine base. Front bottom corner creased. Good + 
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19 Department of Commerce and Labor BULLETIN OF THE BUREAU OF FISHERIES, VOL. XXXI (2 Parts) 1911
Washington Government Printing Office 1913 Cloth Very Good, Good + No Jacket Fishery Bulletin Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 10 3/4" Charts,Tables, Foldout Maps 
A Biological Survey of the Waters of Woods Hole and Vicinity, in Two Parts. Part I: Section I Physical & Zoological by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn and Leon J. Cole. Section II: Botanical by Bradley N. Davis. Exterior: Very Good. Slight scratching on back cover, spine faded but gilt lettering visible. Ex.Mus. stamp and number on title page o/w interior is clean, tight and in Very Good + Condition.(Second Book) Part II: Section III- A Catalogue of the Marine Fauna by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn and Leon J. Cole.Section IV- A Catalogue of the Marine Flora by Bradley N. Davis. Exterior: Good + .Covers some soil, spine faded but gilt lettering very visible, soiled at upper spine edge, top right corner's edge bumped/creased. Ex.Mus. stamp and number on title page o/w interior is clean, tight and in Very Good + Condition. Index of Systematic Names. 860 pp.total 
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20 Field, George W. LOBSTERS AND THE LOBSTER PROBLEM IN MASSACHUSETTS
Washington Government Printing Office 1910 Wraps Good+ Government Document Size: Approx. 7 3/4" x 11" 
With Discussion. Address before the Fourth International Fishery Congress held at Washington, U.S.A., September 22 to 26, 1908. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 653. Issued February, 1910. Pages 211-217. Green paper covers with browning along edges, small ink spots to front and back. Bumped corners. Ex. library stamps and identification numbers on front cover. Stamp also on front freepaper. Interior is tight and clean. Document in Good+ condition. 
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