Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1734. "Réaumur’s greatest work in natural history ... He seemed fascinated about all with insect... Read More
Rare books including first editions reated to science, medicine, and natural history. Specializing in Anthropology/Sociology, trade catalogues, birds, and botany.
New York: Published under the Auspices of the New York Zoological Society by Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1936. First one volume edition.
New York: Published under the Auspices of the New York Zoological Society by Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1936.
Paris: Garnier Frères, n.d. [ca. 1910?]. George Kennan to Alexander Graham Bell. A fascinating association copy, inscribed on the flyleaf of each volume: "Alexander Graham Bell / from George Kennan / August 9, 1919." Kennan's early employment with the Western Union Telegraph Company, laying cable from Alaska through Siberia all...
Nyack, New York: Ray Bergman, .
London: Lovell Reeve. First Edition.
Paris: Chez Méquigon-Marvis. Libtraire, rue de L'École de Médecine, 1818. First Collected edition. Chiefly remembered today for his Paul et Virginie, Barnardin de Saint-Pierre was also a naturalist who wrote extensively on the harmony and order of nature. Paul et Virginie, in fact, appears in Volume IV of his Etudes.....
New York: Random House, . Second edition.
Wellington, N.Z: Printed by Harry Tombs. Limited, 1924. First edition.
Frankfurt: Fievet, 1674. Second edition, with additional third part on surgery. Manual on medicine and surgery by the Dutch physician Johannes von Beverwyck (1594-1647). Wellcome refers to this edition as a "Reprint of 1671 ed., with addition of Chirurgia”.
Paris: Musier, 1775. First edition was 1767 and there were editions in 1768, 1769, 1770 and this in 1775.
St. Petersburg: 1913.
St. Petersburg: 1911.
Los Angeles: 1929. "It is proposed that a COMPLETE ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS be opened to the public on a fifty cent admission basis, which is to be properly laid out as an attractive Zoological and Botanical Garden with the finest and largest private collection of animals, birds and reptiles to be...
Buffalo, New York: April 16, 1861.
Philadelphia: May 5, 1859.
Philadelphia: 26 Central Wharf, June 24th, 1872.
Sheffield: March 17, 1847. Receipt for knives and blades of £4-10-8.
London: June 12th 1816.
Paris: Duprat, An IX.
Washington DC: The American Wildlife Institute, 1942. First edition, Marked "Gift" of 1000 copies of the DeLuxe Edition, signed by author and artist. De Luxe Edition, Signed by Author and Illustrator. A highly detailed and attractive book, signed by the author and illustrator on the limitation pageWith an added inscription...
Boston: Boston Society of Natural History, 1928. Memoiors of the Boston Society of Natural History, Volume 6, Number 3. Birds of the Russian Tundra. A large, scholarly work, based on the Russian Polar Expedition of 1900-1903 undertaken by the St.Petersburg Academy of Sciences.
New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1936. First edition.
Norwich, Vt: Janurary, 1846.
New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1880. Second edition, later issue, with "Poker Principles and Chance Laws" (pp. 143-174) inserted at end. The second edition of this foundational work on poker. The rare first edition of 1875 — with only one copy located on OCLC — is, along with Winterblossom's The...
Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1895. First edition.