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The Dead Shot, or Sportsman's Complete Guide; Being a Treatise on the Use of the Gun, with Rudimentary and Finishing Lessons in the Art of Shooting Game of All Kinds: Pigeon-Shooting, Dog-Breaking, Etc., A Marksman
1 A Marksman The Dead Shot, or Sportsman's Complete Guide; Being a Treatise on the Use of the Gun, with Rudimentary and Finishing Lessons in the Art of Shooting Game of All Kinds: Pigeon-Shooting, Dog-Breaking, Etc.
New York W. A. Townsend 1864 _ Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
282 pages. Six b/w plates illustrating the loading, carrying, and shooting of long guns. "This is the most complete sportsman's manual that we have yet seen. . . ." - Bell's Life. Chapters include: Guns, Rudimentary Lessons in Shooting, Finishing Lessons, Pigeon-Hunting, and Dog-Breaking. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages with the occasional finger smudge. Minor cover wear; heaviest at spine ends. Bright gilt decorations and lettering. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Goldfinch - Print from "A Natural History of Birds", Albin, Eleazer
2 Albin, Eleazer Goldfinch - Print from "A Natural History of Birds"
London Printed for the Author : and sold by William Innys and John Brindley 1738 Print Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Albin, Eleazer 
Goldfinch print from Albin's Natural History of Birds. Hand-colored print approximately 7" x 9". Albin was a water-colorist, who specialised in natural history illustrations. His Natural History of Birds was the first English-language ornithology book with colored plates. The illustrations were all based upon real birds, either live or stuffed. The engravings were hand colored by either Albin or his daughter, Elizabeth. The book was first printed in an extremely limited edition. A second edition, which is also very scarce, was published in 1738. Print is in nice shape. Double-matted. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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House Swallow - Print from "A Natural History of Birds", Albin, Eleazer
3 Albin, Eleazer House Swallow - Print from "A Natural History of Birds"
London Printed for the Author : and sold by William Innys and John Brindley 1738 Print Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Albin, Eleazer 
House Sparrow print from Albin's Natural History of Birds. Hand-colored print approximately 7" x 9". Albin was a water-colorist, who specialised in natural history illustrations. His Natural History of Birds was the first English-language ornithology book with colored plates. The illustrations were all based upon real birds, either live or stuffed. The engravings were hand colored by either Albin or his daughter, Elizabeth. The book was first printed in an extremely limited edition. A second edition, which is also very scarce, was published in 1738. Print is in nice shape. Double-matted. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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Red Start - Print from "A Natural History of Birds", Albin, Eleazer
4 Albin, Eleazer Red Start - Print from "A Natural History of Birds"
London Printed for the Author : and sold by William Innys and John Brindley 1738 Print Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Albin, Eleazer 
Red Start print from Albin's Natural History of Birds. Hand-colored print approximately 7" x 9". Albin was a water-colorist, who specialised in natural history illustrations. His Natural History of Birds was the first English-language ornithology book with colored plates. The illustrations were all based upon real birds, either live or stuffed. The engravings were hand colored by either Albin or his daughter, Elizabeth. The book was first printed in an extremely limited edition. A second edition, which is also very scarce, was published in 1738. Print is in nice shape. Double-matted. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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Jumbo, Anonymous
5 Anonymous Jumbo
Kenosha, Wisconsin Samuel Lowe Company 1950 Paper Covered Boards Very Good No Jacket 
Circa 1950s. One of eight "Wheel Toy Books" by the Samuel Lowe Company, publishers of the Bonnie Books series. Both wheels rotate freely, and the rivets are secure. Shaped like a coal truck. Tight binding with light wear and soiling. Partially erased child's name on first page. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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6 Bos, Burny Olli Le Petit Elephant (English Edition: Ollie the Elephant, a Pop-up Book)
Zurich, Switzerland Nord-Sud 1997 Paper Covered Boards Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall De Beers, Hans 
French edition of a beautiful and hard-to-find popup book. Clever animations and popups. All in perfect shape including the plastic water. Traction string for hospital scene is present and firmly attached. Would be "as new" but ding to front gutter. Priced accordingly. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Two Teddy Bears in Toyland, Gordon, Elizabeth M.
7 Gordon, Elizabeth M. Two Teddy Bears in Toyland
New York Dodd, Mead, and Company 1907 First Edition Pictorial Boards Very Good No Jacket Oblong 8vo Wylie, Charles (photographer) 
Wonderful early Teddy Bear book illustrated by photographs and featuring two Steiff stuffed bears. Includes photos of tin houses, toy soldiers, a soft monkey, and lots of dolls. Full-page photographs alternate with text pages. Tight binding with original cloth spine in nice shape. Hinges have old neatly done cloth reinforcement. Clean pages with an occasional finger smudge. Several leaves have faint corner folds. Pencil gift inscription on front free endpaper. Some soiling and wear to cover. Faint trace of Febreze if you sniff the book up close. A very nice example of a very scarce children's book. 
Price: 1050.00 USD
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Back to Nature Guide to Malawi Cichlids, Konings, Ad
8 Konings, Ad Back to Nature Guide to Malawi Cichlids
Lauenau, Germany Fohrman Aquaristik 1997 Pictorial Cover As New No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Gift quality. Exceptionally nice copy of Konings' classic reference work on Malawi Cichlids. In English. 126 pages with color illustrations throughout. Short chapters on the Natural Environment and the Aquarium over 100 illustrated pages on the various cichlids. Entries include the scientific name, trade name, distribution, maximum length, habitat, food, breeding behaviour, and aquarium size. Just like it came from the book store; doesn't appear to have ever been read. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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Breeding Killifishes, Ostrow, Marshall E.
9 Ostrow, Marshall E. Breeding Killifishes
Neptune, NJ T.F.H (Tropical Fish Hobbyist) 1981 Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A scarce TFH handbook. 93 pages. Color and b/w photos throughout. Contents include: Forest Killifishes, Savanna Killifishes, Hard-water Killifishes, Parasitic Diseases, Bacterial Diseases, Fungal Diseases, Hereditary Disorders, Non-Living Foods, Living Foods, General Breeding Schemes, Special Equipment, Breeding Types, and Purchasing Killifishes. Tight binding. Clean pages. Some wear to cover. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Speckled Brook Trout (Salvelinus Fontinalis) By Various Experts with Rod and Reel, Rhead, Louis (editor)
10 Rhead, Louis (editor) The Speckled Brook Trout (Salvelinus Fontinalis) By Various Experts with Rod and Reel
New York R. H. Russell 1902 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Rhead, Louis 
184 pages. Color frontispiece with b/w plates and illustrations throughout. Very nice example of the Rhead's classic work on the Speckled Brook Trout. Sound binding with intact hinges. Clean pages. Very light cover wear. Gilt lettering and decorations are bright and crisp. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Fishing in American Waters, Scott, Genio C.
11 Scott, Genio C. Fishing in American Waters
New York Harper & Brothers 1875 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
539 pages plus 4-page advertising section in rear. Gilt fish illustration on front cover and fishing vignette on spine. Frontispiece and in-text b/w illustrations throughout. "Fabulous lithography is reproduced. Appeals to anyone with an interest in angling, sport fishing, flyfishing, flytying, trout fishing, salmon fishing, fish hatchery origins, aquaculture, fish-culture, ecology, ichthyology, piscatorial expertise or just plain fishing," book advertisement. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages. Bookplate of Kit Clarke (fishing author, e.g., The Practical Angler) inside front cover. Minor wear, primarily at spine ends. Bright gilt decoration and lettering. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Black Beauty, the Autobiography of a Horse, Sewell, Anna
12 Sewell, Anna Black Beauty, the Autobiography of a Horse
New York F. M. Lupton 1900 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Relatively early printing: 1890s-1900s. 245 pages with two illustrations showing the cruelty of blinders and check-reins. Include's Extracts from George Angell's addresses to the National Association of Superintendents of Public Schools in 1884 and to the International Congress of Educators in 1885. Also includes James Blaisdell's index to pages identifying animal mistreatment. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages. Light cover wear; small spot where it appears a price tag may have been removed. Owner's info inside front cover. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Truth About the American Pit Bull Terrier, Stratton, Richard F.
13 Stratton, Richard F. The Truth About the American Pit Bull Terrier
Neptune City, NJ T.F.H (Tropical Fish Hobbyist) 1991 Pictorial Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hard-to-find definitive handbook about the American Pit Ball Terrier. 320 pages. Color photographs throughout. This book has one of those strange, reinforced TFH bindings designed to allow the book to be opened almost completely flat. It is sound, but these bindings always feel a little loose to me. Pages are clean. Small scuff on front free endpaper where it appears a price tag was removed. Cover has some edgewear including the begining of a split in the front gutter. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Aquarium Plants: The Practical Guide, Tepoot, Pablo
14 Tepoot, Pablo Aquarium Plants: The Practical Guide
Miami New Life Publications 1998 Pictorial Cover As New No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Terrific guide to aquarium plants. Loaded with full color photos, general plant info, and concise plant-specific info including the scientific name, trade name, copper sensitivity and light, positioning, termperature, pH, and environment requirements. Also includes a nice section on aquascaping. Doesn't appear to have ever been read. Just like it came from the bookstore with some light shelf wear. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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G. Whiskers: The Moody Goat [Grumpy Goat: A Tiddlywink Tale], Unlisted
15 Unlisted G. Whiskers: The Moody Goat [Grumpy Goat: A Tiddlywink Tale]
Kenosha, Wisconsin Samuel Lowe Company 1964 Printed Wrapper Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Nice little story about a grumpy goat with attractive illustrations throughout. Vovelle (revolving disk) attached to front cover rotates to change goat faces showing different moods. Bright, fresh colors. Owner's bookplate inside front cover. Some light wear and soiling. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Johnson's Poultry Book Advertising Envelope, Unlisted
16 Unlisted Johnson's Poultry Book Advertising Envelope
Binghamton, New York G.M.T. Johnson 1884 Envelope Very Good 
Cartoon advertising cover for G.M.T. Johnson's Practical Poultry Keeping features chickens, peacocks, turkeys, ducks, geese, and other poultry marching around a large flag titled "Johnsons Poultry Book." All of the birds carry pennants, many bearing the initials, "JPB." Text from reviews of the book surround the stamp. The cover is franked with Scott #182 and addressed to Ellington, New York. Stamp has a light and indistinct cancellation. Not listed in AICC 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The True and Surprising Adventures of Jumbo Crusoe, Unlisted
17 Unlisted The True and Surprising Adventures of Jumbo Crusoe
Buffalo, New York Berger Publishing 1900 Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Complete with six full-page color plates and other black and white illustrations throughout. Sound binding. Clean pages; some endpaper toning. Owner's name inside front cover. Soiled boards but the front illustrated applique of Jumbo Crusoe is in nice shape. 1/3 of the spine covering is missing. Entertaining children's parody of Daniel Defoe's classic, Robinson Crusoe, featuring Jumbo the Elephant and his bear, Friday. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Whose Little Kitty are You?, Unlisted
18 Unlisted Whose Little Kitty are You?
New York Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company 1913 Pictorial Wrapper Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Brundage, Francis 
No. 642. 16 pages including the cover. Four multi-color pages with the remainder printed in orange and black. Nice children's story about a day in the life of a young cat. Original stapled binding is in nice shape with a 2" split at the tail of the spine. Light wear and soiling. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Discus Health: Selection, Care, Diet, Diseases, and Treatments for Discus, Angelfish, and Other Cichlids, Untergasser, Dieter (U. Erich Friese, translator)
19 Untergasser, Dieter (U. Erich Friese, translator) Discus Health: Selection, Care, Diet, Diseases, and Treatments for Discus, Angelfish, and Other Cichlids
Neptune City, NJ T.F.H (Tropical Fish Hobbyist) 1991 Pictorial Cover As New No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
"Serves all cichlids (not just Discus" well. The conditions that compromise the well-being of cichlids are easy enough to diagnose and treat when the aquarist has the proper counsel. This is the value of Discus Health. It is the standard, unsurpassed and wholly relieable in its advice and suggestions. Every aspect of cichlid care is examined from aquarium set-up to filtration, hygiene, nutrition, and even the water itself. No other book about discus or cichlids offers tht thoughtful insights and attention to detail found in Discus Health." Doesn't appear to have ever been read. Just like it came from the bookstore. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Mixed Pickles, Verses By Clifton Bingham, Etc.
20 Verses By Clifton Bingham, Etc. Mixed Pickles
London Raphael Tuck & Sons 1910 _ Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Wain, Louis 
Complete with color-plate frontispiece, 8 two-color illustrations, and the remainder in b/w line drawings. Tight binding. Clean pages; five of the b/w line drawings have been neatly water-colored. Cover has original spine. Some minor edge wear. Front board is slightly bowed. 
Price: 575.00 USD
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