Category: Biology


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A PRELIMINARY BIOLOGICAL SURVEY OF THE LLOYD-CORNELL RESERVATION. Bulletin of the Lloyd Library of Botany, Pharmacy and Materia Medica.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Cornell University Press: 1926

Seller ID: 001814

Condition: Good

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, Protoz... View more info


By: N/A

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Boston, S. E. Cassino & Co.: 1883

Seller ID: 003022

Condition: Good+ or Better

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... View more info


By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Menasha, WI, Lloyd Library and Museum:

Seller ID: 003178

Condition: Very Good to Very Good+

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. View more info

SCIENCE, August 31, 1883. No. 30.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1883

Seller ID: 003361

Condition: Good

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, ... View more info


By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, New York, A. V. Haight:

Seller ID: 004000

Condition: Good

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... View more info

MICROBIAL GENETICS, Biology Colloquium 1960

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Corvallis, OR., Oregon State College: 1960

Seller ID: 004051

Condition: Very Good-

Twenty-first Annual Biology Colloquium, April 22-23, 1960. Articles: Microbial Genetics, Introduction to the Colloquium by Aaron Novick with frontis. portrait of 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 a... View more info

Bulletin of Basic Science Research, Nos. 1 and 2, Nos.3 And 4. Vol. 4. 2 Bulletins. 1932

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Basic Science Research Laboratory: 1932

Seller ID: 004263

Condition: Very Good

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 co... View more info


By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Paul, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources: 1986

Seller ID: 005825

Condition: Very Good

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. View more info


By: Allen, Glover Morrill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Marshall Jones Company: 1925

Seller ID: 006462

Condition: Good+

"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 endpape... View more info


By: Barnes, Claude T.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, The Ralton Co.: 1958

Seller ID: 005512

Condition: Good+

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. View more info


By: Brachet, Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pergamon Press: 1960

Seller ID: 006785

Condition: Very Good

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. View more info

The Amateur Microscopist: or Views of the Microscopic World, A Handbook of Microscopic Manipulation and Microscopic Objects

By: Brocklesby, John.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, William Wood & Company: 1871

Seller ID: 003253

Condition: Good

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 ... View more info


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 London and New York publishing company listed on title page, however on verso states: "First printed in 1951. Published in Gr... View more info


By: Burroughs, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1902

Seller ID: 007130

Condition: Good

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 p... View more info

Perspectives in Marine Biology

By: Buzzati-Traverso, A.A. (edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of Calif. Press: 1960

Seller ID: 004193

Condition: Very Good+

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. View more info


By: Carpenter, Horace F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Central Falls, RI, E. L. Freeman: 1873

Seller ID: 007177

Condition: Good-

"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. View more info


By: Clark, H. Walton; and Charles B. Wilson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1912

Seller ID: 006111

Condition: Very Good

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. View more info


By: Coker, R. E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1921

Seller ID: 004108

Condition: Good+

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 + View more info


By: Department of Commerce and Labor

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 000720

Condition: Very Good, Good +

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. ... View more info


By: Field, George W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1910

Seller ID: 005731

Condition: Good+

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. View more info