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FIELD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, Annual Report of Director to the Board of Trustees: Years 1906-1931., And 1966 Annual Report

By: N/A

Price: $415.00

Publisher: Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History: 1907

Seller ID: 003028

Condition: Good


26 Reports covering years: 1906-1910,1912-1924,1926-1932, and 1966. Commences with report of the death of Marshall Field, founder of the Museum. Frontis. portrait of Field (Plate). Plate II: Mourning Design in Museum Rotunda Exposed for Thirty Days Following Mr. Field's Death. Each year's report gives Accessions in Departments of Anthropology, Botany, Geology, Zoology. Numerous Plates in each Report. Stiff cover wraps-mildly soiled. Some with chips along edges or spine.... View more info

SCIENCE, August 12, 1887

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1887

Seller ID: 003147

Condition: Good


Some Articles: What American Zoologists have done for Evolution, by E.W. Morse. Laid in page with portrait engraving of Morse; Economy in Management of Soil, by H. E. Alvord; Prehistoric Chronology of America by D.G. Brinton; The Sonora Earthquake with illustration and Chemical Laboratory of the University of Nebraska with 5 illustrations. Front wrap detached but intact. ex-mus mailing label and numbers on front. Slightly soiled. Overall exterior is Good to Good+. interi... View more info

SCIENCE, December 18, 1885. Volume VI. No. 150

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003246

Condition: Good+


With Science Supplement. Some articles: "The Meeting of the American Public Health Association"; "The government and its scientific bureaus" and "Methods of teaching political economy". Articles by or about Famous Americans: in Letters to the Editor: "NEWCOMB's Political Economy"; LESTER F. WARD "A National university"; P. J. FARNSWORTH "The English sparrow"; and WILLIAM FERREL "The temperature of the moon". In S... View more info

BULLETIN OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION:Vol. IV. 4 Bulletins

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bingham Oceanography Foundation: 1933

Seller ID: 003354

Condition: Very Good


1933-1934. Art. 3-4, and Art.6-7. Art. 3: A geographic-ecological analysis of the seasonal changes in temperature conditions in shallow water along the Atlantic coast of the United States. by Parr, A. E. 90 pp. Art. 4: A contribution to the study of the natural food-cycle in aquatic environments with particular consideration of micro-organisms and dissolved organic matter, by Richard. M. Bond, 89 pp. Art. 6: Report on experimental use of a triangular trawl for bathypela... View more info

SCIENCE, August 17, 1883. No. 28

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Science Company: 1883

Seller ID: 003355

Condition: Good to Good+


Articles:The Igloo of the Innuit. -I; On the Development of the Pituitary Body in Petromyzon, and the Significance of that Organ in other Types with 6 illustrations; The Weather in June, 1883 with map, table and ice chart for 1883; The Fall of a Balloon (hot air) with 6 illustrations; Some Unsolved Problems in Geology by Dr. J. W. Dawson; plus Weekly Summary of the Progress of Science with "reports" in Chemistry, Agriculture (with table), Meteorology, Geography, ... View more info

BULLETIN OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION:Vol. IX. 4 Bulletins

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Bingham Oceanography Laboratory:

Seller ID: 003386

Condition: Very Good to Very Good+


Peabody Museum of Natural History Yale University. 1944-1946. Art. 1-5. Art. 1: Tetrodon Poisoning by Warren H. Yudkin.1944. 18 pp.; Art. 2: Studies on the Marine Resources of Southern New England. I. An Analysis of the Fish Population of the Shore Zone, by Herbert E. Warfel and Daniel Merriman.1944. 91 pp.; Art. 3: Studies on the Marine Resources of Southern New England, III. The Possibility of the Utilization of the Starfish(Asterias Forbesi Desor). 1946. 58 pp.; and ... View more info

BOOKS ON ZOOLOGY In The Annual Exhibit of The Society of Systematic Zoology

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1952

Seller ID: 003902

Condition: Very Good


Zoological Books exhibited at the St. Louis Meeting Dec. 27-30, 1952. The seventh exhibit of zoological books by the Society of Systematic Zoology. "...342 commercial books listed herein are the producsts of 56 publishers. In addition to these there are exhibited any non-commercial books, monographs, and journals." 47 pp. including Author Index. Text typed, xeroxed?. Mildly faded blue stiff covers, mainly around edges, otherwise exterior is VG. Interior is tight,... View more info

VERTEBRATE SEXUAL CYCLES

By: Bullough,W.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1951

Seller ID: 004393

Condition: Very Good+


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 Lond... View more info

FREE LIVING NEMATODES IN THE COLLECTION OF THE ZOOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF THE IMPERIAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES IN PETROGRAD.

By: Filip'ev, I.N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Amerind Publishing Co.: 1973

Seller ID: 004860

Condition: Very Good to Very Good+


Translated from Russian.This is a translation of the original article published in the Annual Report of the Zoological Museum of the Imperial Academy of Sciences in 1916 in Russian. It deals essentially with the free living nematodes in the collection of the Zoological Museum, Academy of Aciences, Petrograd (now Leningrad). The aim of this paper is to present a correct identification of the nematodes wrongly identified earlier by Linstow (1903). 55 pp. plus 2 foldout pla... View more info

Mammals. An Outline of Theriology

By: Kowalski, Kasimierz

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Warsaw, Poland, Smithsonian Belgrade: 1976

Seller ID: 000188

Condition: Very Good


Translated from Polish for the Smithsonian and NSF by Panstwowe Wydwnictwo Naukowe, 617pp. "Owing to the fact that the author's personal interests include fossils as well as living mammals, he has tried to view the problems under discussion as much as possible from an evolutionary and historical perspective and has accordingly given equal emphasis to fossils and present-day mammals. From this point of view the book can claim to be original..." The term "ther... View more info

SOME OBSERVATIONS ON THE HABITS AND PLACENTATION OF TATU NOVEMCINCTUM and A SUGGESTED CLASSIFICATION OF EDENTATES

By: Lane, H. H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University Press: 1909

Seller ID: 004761

Condition: Good to Good+


The State University of Oklahoma, Research Bulletin. Nos. 1 and 2. by Dr. H. H. Lane, Professor of Zoology and Embryology. 26 pp. including Bibliography. Pages uncut at top edge. No. 1: SOME OBSERVATIONS ON THE HABITS AND PLACENTATION OF TATU NOVEMCINCTUM-18 pp. 3 full page illustrations with Explanations. "...so little is known concerning the anatomy, habits, or distribution of that species of armadillo which constitutes the only living representative of Edentates n... View more info

CLASSIFICATION. Class Q SCIENCE

By: Library of Congress

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 004881

Condition: Good


Adopted 1905. As in force November, 1912. Synopsis includes: Science (general); Mathematies; Astronomy- Geodesy; Physics; Chemistry- Crystallography; Geology- Mineralogy, Petrology, Paleontology; Natural History-Microscopy, General biology; Botany-Ecology; Zoology; Human Anatomy; Physiology-Experimental Psychology; and Bacteriology. 196 pp. includes Index. Brown paper covers. ex.mus.numbers and faint stamp. Mildly soiled covers.Faint watermark along the upper spine joi... View more info

ZOOLOGY OF THE VERTEBRATE ANIMALS

By: Macalister, Alexander

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1878

Seller ID: 003320

Condition: Good


Handbook for Students and General Readers. Specially Revised for American Students by A.S. Packard. 134 pp. including Index. 59 illustrations. Soiling to covers. Spine darkened and top edge frayed. ex.-mus. paper label on front. Overall covers are Good. Front endpaper with small ex.mus numbers in top left corner. "Griswold College" written on free endpaper. Tipped in 3"x1 3/4" paper: "IN PRESS. Uniform with this Volume: Zoology of the Vertebrate Anim... View more info

WILDLIFE IN AMERICA

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006818

ISBN: 0-670-81906-9

Condition: Very Good


"The classic history, now updated and expanded, with lists and drawings of rare, threatened, and extinct species." Drawings by Bob Hines. 332 pages with index. DJ has light wear to edges and corners, some creasing, spine is discolored. Cover corners and edges are rubbed, spine ends are bent, some discoloration to back cover. Interior is tight, clean. Book in VG condition. View more info

WHAT AMERICAN ZOOLOGISTS HAVE DONE FOR EVOLUTION

By: Morse, E.S.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Salem, Mass., Naturalist's Agency: 1876

Seller ID: 002951

Condition: Good


"An Address by Vice-President E.S. Morse, before the American Association for the Advancement of Science. At Buffalo, N.Y. August. 1876. Reprinted from Vol. XXV of the Proceedings of the Amer.Assoc. for the Adv. of Sci." 42 pp. ex.-mus. stamp and numbers on front. Tears at spine's gutter and thin strip at front bottom edge, otherwise covers are intact. Good to Good-. Interior is tight, clean and in VG condition. View more info

ON THE SYSTEMATIC POSITION OF THE BRACHIOPODA

By: Morse, Edward S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Press of A. A. Kingman: 1873

Seller ID: 006922

Condition: Good


From the Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, Vol. XV., March 19th, 1873. Pages 315-372 (60 pp). One b/w plate with tissueguard. Brown paper covers. Cover corners and edges are chipped and creased, large chip removed from front cover, covers are dirty and soiled, tears to joints, spine is creased, spine ends torn. Ex. museum stamp and identification marks on front cover. Title page edge is heavily chipped. Minor tears and chipping to rest of document pag... View more info

THE BRYOZOA OF THE WOODS HOLE REGION

By: Osburn, Raymond C.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1912

Seller ID: 001183

Condition: Very Good


Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Volume XXX, 1910. "The report on the Bryozoa (+ Polyzoa) of the Woods Hole region, presented in the following pages, has grown out of the work of the survey of this region...conducted by the United States Bureau of Fisheries during the years 1903 to 1909. During the progress of this survey so much bryozoan material was obtained that it has seemed advisable to prepare a special paper dealing with this group." 31 plates. pp.203-... View more info

MALLOPHAGA FROM OHIO BIRDS

By: Peters, Harold S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ohio, Ohio Journal of Science: 1928

Seller ID: 003319

Condition: Good+


Ohio State University. Contributions from the Department of Zoology and Entomology. No. 84. Reprinted from THE OHIO JOURNAL OF SCIENCE, Vol. XXVIII, No.4, pp. 215-228. In the Introduction, the author writes "The following paper comprises a study of the order Mallophaga, which includes the biting lice commonly found on birds and mammals, with special reference to a list of the species found on Ohio birds. Stiff gray covers, slightly soiled. vertical crease as if folde... View more info

BETWEEN THE TIDES

By: Street, Philip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1953

Seller ID: 006819

Condition: Very Good-


"This book is intended primarilty for the young naturalist. It introduces him to the rich variety of life on the seashore in the hope that it may stimulate him to further study with the aid of more complete guides written for the adult naturalist." Illustrated with photographs by the author. 175 pages with index. Cover corners are rubbed to boards, edges rubbed, wear to joints, gilt lettering on spine is faded, spine ends are bent and fraying. Bend to book. Previ... View more info

POLYCHAETA ERRANTIA OF THE YELLOW SEA

By: Uschakov, P.V. and Wu Bao-Ling

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Amerind Publishing Co.: 1979

Seller ID: 004859

Condition: Very Good


Translated from Russian. "Only Polychaeta (Errantia) are examined in this review. The material pertains entirely to the northern part of the Yellow Sea, including the Gulfs of Liao-tung and Chihli (Po hai), and consists of 112 species and sub-species..." 137 pp. including Bibliography. 37 illustrations and 3 tables. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Covers are Near Fine. 1 1/2" hinge opening on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. D... View more info