Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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BOTANICAL TREASURY: CELEBRATING 40 OF THE WORLD'S MOST FASCINATING PLANTS THROUGH HISTORICAL ART AND MANUSCRIPTS (CLAMSHELL BOX WITH BOOK AND AR)

Written by Christopher Mills
For centuries, an eclectic group of plants have captivated the world and propelled explorers to extraordinary lengths to collect them. Now, The Botanical Treasury brings together centuries of botanical adventures and discoveries in one sumptuous collection.
March 22, 2016 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 176 Pages |
$50.00
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FOR THE LOVE OF DOGS

Written by Von Der Leyen, Katha
Dogs aren't exactly shy when it comes to expressing their feelings. They do everything we humans are afraid to: dogs are ecstatic and boisterous, tactless, openly enthusiastic, take delight in rolling in disgusting things, sleep when they're tired, and don't care if you snore.
November 23, 2015 | Hardcover | Te Neues Publishing Company | 160 Pages |
$35.00
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SEA CREATURES IN GLASS: THE BLASCHKA MARINE ANIMALS AT HARVARD

Written by Brill, Elizabeth
- Features exquisite new photography of a selection from the Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology's remarkable collection of glass marine animals created by Leopold and Rudolph Blaschka- Published to celebrate Harvard University's new restoration and permanent display of these exquisite glass marine objects, still relevant to marine study today- First publication featuring any of the models from
October 14, 2016 | Paperback | Scala Arts Publishers Inc. | 112 Pages |
$24.95
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DOGS

Written by Flach, Tim
Since the wolf first snuck into the caves of our ancestors to take warmth from the fire, dogs have been man's constant companion. Dogs, multi-award-winning photographer Tim Flach's stunning follow-up to the critically acclaimed Equus, delves deep into the psyche of this enduring bond with Canis familiaris to present an exquisite study of "man's best friend."
October 1, 2010 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams | 216 Pages |
$55.00
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GREAT EXTINCTIONS: WHAT CAUSES THEM AND HOW THEY SHAPE LIFE

Written by MacLeod, Norman
Population sizes of vertebrate species -- mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish -- have declined by 52 percent over the last 40 years. in other words, those populations around the globe have dropped by more than half in fewer than two human generations. -- World Wildlife Fund Living Planet report 2014
January 29, 2015 | Paperback | Firefly Books | 208 Pages |
$24.95
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PENGUINS OF THE WORLD

Written by Lynch, Wayne
The internationally successful movie March of the Penguins showcases the life of these fascinating flightless birds that have become such prominent symbols of the fragile nature of our ecosystem. Faced with global warming, invasive tourism, pollution and loss of habitat, penguins -- if they are to survive -- need protection more than ever.
August 17, 2007 | Paperback | Firefly Books | 175 Pages |
$24.95
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SMARTEST ANIMALS ON THE PLANET: EXTRAORDINARY TALES OF THE NATURAL WORLD'S CLEVEREST CREATURES (REVISED AND UPDATED)

Written by Custance, Deborah
Succinctly written and sumptuously illustrated with photographs and diagrams, this appealing book is sure to fascinate the general reader and inspire the science student considering a career in animal behavior or cognition. --Library Journal (starred review)
September 20, 2012 | Paperback | Firefly Books | 192 Pages |
$24.95
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EXTREME BIRDS: THE WORLD'S MOST EXTRAORDINARY AND BIZARRE BIRDS

Written by Couzens, Dominic
Extreme Birds is a photographic showcase of 150 birds at the extremes of nature. It reveals nature's ingenuity and sometimes its sense of humor. The species in this book were chosen for their extraordinary characteristics and for behaviors far beyond the typical. They are the biggest, the fastest, the meanest, the smartest.
August 25, 2011 | Paperback | Firefly Books | 287 Pages |
$24.95
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CREATURES OF THE DEEP: IN SEARCH OF THE SEA'S MONSTERS AND THE WORLD THEY LIVE IN (UPDATED, EXPANDED)

Written by Hoyt, Erich
ASJA Writing Awards Recipient Outstanding Book 2002 General Nonfiction Erich Hoyt Creatures of the Deep Praise for the first edition:
September 11, 2014 | Hardcover | Firefly Books | 288 Pages |
$39.95
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EXTRAORDINARY CHICKENS

Written by Green-Armytage, Stephen
The classic introduction to the world of exotic ornamental chickens in a new chunky format designed to be held in the palm of the hand. It features photographs of chickens of all colours, shapes and sizes, including breeds from places as far apart as Malaysia, South America, Britain and Poland.
April 8, 2003 | Paperback | ABRAMS | 320 Pages |
$15.95

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