Our Books - Natural-History

Wild Flowers of British Columbia
Clark, Lewis J.

Gray’s Publishing, Sidney, 1973. Quarto (27.5 cm) in dj which has been taped to the boards leaving residue and ‘ghosting’ on the free endpapers; previous owner name on front paste-down;... [read more] | $50.00

Silver: The Life Story of an Atlantic Salmon
Haig-Brown, Roderick

Adam & Charles Black, London, 1970 (1931). 12 mo. in cloth, Near Fine in mylar-protected dj., with six drawings by Bernard Venables. Previous owner name stamp on front paste-down, obscured by the... [read more] | $20.00

Horns in the High Country
Russell, Andy

Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1973. A Near Fine copy in brown cloth, with the spine of the dj sun-faded. 259 p. with a section of b&w photographs. Russell was an Alberta cowman, big game outfitter... [read more] | $20.00

The Hidden Life of Trees. What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World
Wohlleben, Peter

David Suzuki Institute and Greystone Books, Vancouver and Berkeley, 2015. Translated from the German by Jane Billinghurst. Near Fine/Near Fine. xv, 272 pp. Foreword by Tim Flannery, Notes and Index. “Peter... [read more] | $15.00

Report of the Provincial Museum of Natural History for the Year 1915.
[British Columbia] [Natural History]

Victoria: Province of British Columbia, 1916. Small quarto (10.5"). Uncommon copy bound in leather. 27 p. of text; 11 Plates. Of historical interest in terms of the development and early work... [read more] | $50.00