Natural History

Natural History


  • 100 Orchids for the American Gardener

    By Elvin McDonald

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780761110712
    • Publisher: Workman Publishing Group
    • Published: August 1998
    A colorful photographic introduction to some one hundred varieties of orchids provides the reader with useful information about these special flowers, the care they require, and their overall proper maintenance. Original.
  • A Field Guide to the Wildlife of North America

    By Bryan Richard

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9781407574493
    • Publisher: Parragon
    • Published: January 2009
  • A Field Guide to Western Birds (Third Edition)

    By Roger Tory Peterson

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780618132188
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
    • Published: January 1990
    (The Peterson Field Guide series). Features include: the unique Peterson Identification System (PIS), which has never been surpassed as a tool for field i.d. and is available only in Peterson Guides; 165 full-color paintings showing more than 1,000 birds from 700 species - every species found west of the Great Plains; 441 range maps - the most accurate, precise, and legible in any field guide; easy-to-use facing-page format. Index. Color illus. 432p.
  • Audubon Handbook: Western Birds

    By John Farrand

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780070199774
    • Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill Inc.
    • Published: October 1987
    Identifies more than four hundred species of birds found West of the Rockies, and describes the characteristics and habitat of each bird
  • Birds of the World

    By Colin Harrison

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9781564582959
    • Publisher: DK Publishing
    • Published: October 2000
    (Eyewitness Handbooks). This visual guide to more than 800 species covers the entire range of bird families. Superb annotated color photographs are accompanied by concise, informative descriptions. All the details youneed to know your birds. Glossary, index. 416p.
  • Homegrown Herb Garden: A Guide tro Growing and Culinary Uses

    By Lisa Baker Morgan

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9781492476740
    • Publisher: Sweetwater Press
    • Published: 2015
  • Horses : The Visual Guide to Over a 100 Horse Breeds from Around the World

    By Elwyn Hartley Edwards

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9781564581778
    • Published: January 1993
    Descriptive entries for more than one hundred breeds of horses and ponies discuss characteristics and distinguishing features, place of origin, uses, and the history of each breed, and include photographs with a visual identity key
  • How to Identify Birds

    By John Farrand

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780070199750
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
    • Published: January 1988
    Tells how habitat, size, behavior, shape, posture, color, pattern, and song can be used to identify hundreds of species of birds
  • Kaufman Field Guide to Insects of North America

    By Eric R. Eaton

    Our Price: $9.50
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780618153107
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
    • Published: February 2007
    Features of this indispensible guid include more than 2,350 full-color images representing every major group of insects found in North America north of Mexico; pictorial table of contents; a wealth of information on insect behaviors and life histories conveyed in simple, nontechnical terminology. Index/Short Index. 'The easiest guide for fast identification.' 392p.
  • National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes, Whales & Dolphins (Audubon Society Field Guide)

    By Audubon Society

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780394534053
    • Publisher: Knopf
    • Published: October 1983
    Provides reference material for North American fish, dolphins, and whales
  • National Geographic Field Guide to Birds: Pennsylvania

    By Jonathan Alderfer

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780792255628
    • Published: July 2006
  • New York City Trees: A Field Guide for the Metropolitan Area

    By Edward Sibley Barnard

    Our Price: $10.00 - $17.95
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780231128353
    • Publisher: Columbia University Press
    • Published: September 2002
    Complemented by more than seven hundred full-color photographs, drawings, and maps, this intriguing field guide takes a close-up look at the trees of New York City and the metropolitan area, discussing the natural history of each tree, furnishing identification tips, and including a driectory of the oldest, strangest, and most beautiful trees. Original. (Biology & Natural History)
  • Reptiles and Amphibians

    By Mark O'Shea

    Our Price: $9.47
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780789459640
    • Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
    • Published: 2002
  • Roadside Wildflowers : an Introduction T

    By James Kavanagh

    Our Price: $7.95
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9781583551790
    • Publisher: WATERFORD PRESS
    • Published: April 2002
    Roadside Wildflowers is a pocket reference guide printed on laminate material and folds for easy storage and retrieval.  Detailed illustrations of common wildflowers are grouped according to color for easy identification. This is a must-have companion for the nature lover or traveler.
  • Stars and Planets (Smithsonian Handbooks)

    By Ian Ridpath

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780789489883
    • Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
    • Published: September 2002
    (DK/Smithsonian Handbooks series). This comprehensive and concise pocket guide to observing the night sky is packed with jargon-free information. The star charts can be used almost anywhere in the world to locate and identify contellations,stars, and deep-sky objects. Interesting features of the night sky are examined in a monthly guide, which is complemented by absorbing accounts of all 88 constellations and the objects they contain, including notable stars, star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies. Each of the planets in the Solar System is illustrated and described in detail. Glossary, Index. Color illustrations and photographs. 224p.