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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1949. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8, 307 pgs, b&w illustrations. An interesting history of early America by a famous naturalist. From the Viking explorers to the progressives like Roger Williams, and their relation to American trees! Really fine way to get a tour of American history by.....
Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1991. Hardcover. 7 x 10 1/2, 231 pgs, index, bibliography, b&w photos. Based on 40 years of collecting trips, laboratory reseach, studes of herbarium specimens, and information published by Botanists and forresters. All species and varieties fully described including directions to habitat sites.
New York: Harper & Row, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 278 pgs, b&w photos. How the author learned training, biology, temperaments and the life styles of porpoises. Light reading, anecdotal and amusing; visits with B.F. Skinner, Clare Boothe Luce, Art Linkletter and others. Ex-library.
Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 2001. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 8, 191 pgs, b&w photos. "Watch closely, Richard Quinney reminds himself, participate, experience the mystery. And watching, we experience with him the wonders of the borderland between a remembered past and an ever-unfolding present, the extraordinary mysteries of ordinary.....
New York: Penguin Books, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 8, 250 pgs, b&w photos. Offers a groundbreaking--literally--journey into today's strip-mining practices in Appalachia, through the eyes of an eloquent naturalist who reveals the long-term price all Americans will eventually pay. Remainder mark on bottom of textblock.