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A BEHAVIOR STUDY OF THE COMMON TERN (Sterna hirundo hirundo L.). PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOSTON SOCIETY OF NATURAL HISTORY, VOLUME 42, NUMBER 1, PAGES 1-119, CHARTS 1-2, PLATES 1-14
A BEHAVIOR STUDY OF THE COMMON TERN (Sterna hirundo hirundo L.). PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOSTON SOCIETY OF NATURAL HISTORY, VOLUME 42, NUMBER 1, PAGES 1-119, CHARTS 1-2, PLATES 1-14
Palmer, Ralph S.
Boston, MA: Boston Society of Natural History, 1941.

Behavior of the common tern as studied in Maine. Small call number on the base of the spine. No other library markings, pockets, or labels were ever present. Appears never read. A very good plus copy.


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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE HOMOPTERA [AUCHENORHYNCHA], VOLUME II, LIST OF JOURNALS AND TOPICAL INDEX
A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE HOMOPTERA [AUCHENORHYNCHA], VOLUME II, LIST OF JOURNALS AND TOPICAL INDEX
Metcalf, Zeno Payne
Department of Zoology and Entomology of North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering of the University of North C,

All of the Homoptera are plant feeding insects, with mouthparts adapted for sucking plant sap from a wide assortment of trees and wild and cultivated plants. Many homopterans cause injuries or destruction to plants, including fruit trees and grain crops, and can be vectors of plant diseases. 186 pages. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Bound in original dark blue pebbled cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. A near fine copy.


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A CATALOG OF THE DIPTER OF AMERICA NORTH OF MEXICO: AGRICULTURE HANDBOOK NO. 276
A CATALOG OF THE DIPTER OF AMERICA NORTH OF MEXICO: AGRICULTURE HANDBOOK NO. 276
Stone, Alan, Curtis W. Sabrosky, Willis W. Wirth, Richard H. Foote, and Jack R. Coulson
Washington, DC: United States Department of Agriculture/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1965.

The scope of theis catalog is as follows: 1. The zoological group treated as the Order Diptera, or two-winged flies, which included the midges, gnats, and mosquitoes. Species known only as fossils are not included. 2. The geographical area treated is North America north of Mexico, including Greenland, Bermuda, and the California Channel Islands, but excluding the Bahama Islands and Commander Islands. 3. It is believed that all pertinent names proposed from 1758 through 1962 are included as well as some 1963 names. 1696 pages with index plus eleven page folded booklet of corrections to the catalog in the rear pocket. Bound in original green cloth with lettering in black. A near fine copy.


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A CATALOGUE AND RECLASSIFICATION OF THE EASTERN PALEARCTIC ICHNEUMONIDAE: MEMOIRS OF THE AMERICAN ENTOMOLOGICAL INSTITUTE, NUMBER 5
A CATALOGUE AND RECLASSIFICATION OF THE EASTERN PALEARCTIC ICHNEUMONIDAE: MEMOIRS OF THE AMERICAN ENTOMOLOGICAL INSTITUTE, NUMBER 5
Townes, Henry, Setsuya Momoi, and Marjorie Townes
Ann Arbor, MI: American Entomological Institute, 1965.

661 pages including index. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Bound in original black cloth with lettering on the spine in gilt. Printed note stapled to the front with grant number for this book. A near fine copy.


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A CONTRIBUTION TO THE ORNITHOLOGY OF THE ORINOCO REGION. THE MUSEUM OF THE BROOKLYN INSTITUTE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES, SCIENCE BULLETIN VOL. 2, NO. 6, SEPTEMBER 1, 1916
A CONTRIBUTION TO THE ORNITHOLOGY OF THE ORINOCO REGION. THE MUSEUM OF THE BROOKLYN INSTITUTE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES, SCIENCE BULLETIN VOL. 2, NO. 6, SEPTEMBER 1, 1916
Cherrie, George K.
Brooklyn, NY: Brooklyn Museum, 1916.

374 pages. Bird specimens were collected in the vicinity of Ciudad Bolivar on the Orinoco. The city is a major riverport for the eastern regions of Venezuela. Bound in original gray stiff paper covers with lettering in black. Name and date and several mild long creases to the front cover. Chipping at the spine ends. A very good copy.


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A CONTRIBUTION TO THE PALEOBOTANY OF THE EOCENE OF TEXAS; FOURTH SERIES, VOLUME 2, NO. 5, MAY 1, 1931; BULLETIN OF THE AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL COLLEGE OF TEXAS
A CONTRIBUTION TO THE PALEOBOTANY OF THE EOCENE OF TEXAS; FOURTH SERIES, VOLUME 2, NO. 5, MAY 1, 1931; BULLETIN OF THE AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL COLLEGE OF TEXAS
Ball, O.M.
College Station, TX: Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas, 1931.

The fossil plants known to occur in the Eocene formations of Texas. 173 pages with bibliography, 48 plates and index. Spine repaired with Japanese paper. A very good copy.


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A FISHERMAN'S SUMMER IN CANADA
Aflalo, F.G.
London: Witherby & Co., 1911.

Fishing experiences in eastern Canada. 147 pages with photographs and index. Bound in original maroon cloth with lettering and rule on spine in gilt. Endpapers toned. A very good copy.


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A LIST OF THE HETEROPTEROUS AND HOMOPTEROUS HEMIPTERA OF SOUTH-WEST AFRICA: CONTRIBUTIONS TO KNOWLEDGE OF THE FAUNA OF SOUTH-WEST AFRICA
A LIST OF THE HETEROPTEROUS AND HOMOPTEROUS HEMIPTERA OF SOUTH-WEST AFRICA: CONTRIBUTIONS TO KNOWLEDGE OF THE FAUNA OF SOUTH-WEST AFRICA
Hesse, A.J.
Capetown, SA: [Annals of the South African Museum] [1925],

Volume XXIII, Part 1, IV of the Annals of the South African Museum. 190 pages with eight plates, all present. Pulled from the journal and privately bound in green buckram by Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Corner creases to a few pages, else a fine copy.


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A MANUAL OF EXTERNAL PARASITES
A MANUAL OF EXTERNAL PARASITES
Ewing, Henry Ellsworth
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, 1929.

225 pages with key to families, photographs, illustrations, and index. Bound in original brown pebbled cloth with lettering and illustration in silver. Very light library call letters on the spine. No library pockets, lables or stamps were ever present. Owner's signature on the front endpaper. A near fine copy


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A MIOCENE FLORA FROM SHANTUNG PROVINCE, CHINA; PART I, INTRODUCTION AND SYSTEMATIC CONSIDERATIONS; PART II, PHYSICAL CONDITIONS AND CORRELATION. CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON PUBLICATION NO. 507
A MIOCENE FLORA FROM SHANTUNG PROVINCE, CHINA; PART I, INTRODUCTION AND SYSTEMATIC CONSIDERATIONS; PART II, PHYSICAL CONDITIONS AND CORRELATION. CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON PUBLICATION NO. 507
Hu, Hsen Hsu, and Ralph W. Chaney
Washington, DC: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1940.

147 pages with tables and index and errata page. All fifty-seven plates present. Bound in original gray stiff paper covers. Very light soiling to the front cover and a hint of toning to the cover edges, else a near fine copy.


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A REVIEW OF THE AMERICAN MOLES: NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 38
A REVIEW OF THE AMERICAN MOLES: NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 38
Jackson, Hartley H.T.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office/GPO/U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1915.

99 pages with six photographic plates, illustrations, index and small maps. Bound in original printed wrapper. Pages untrimmed, some unopened. Covers with some shallow chipping. Spine professionally repaired. A very good copy.


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A STUDY OF THE ECONOMIC STATUS OF THE COMMON WOODPECKERS IN RELATION TO OREGON HORTICULTURE
A STUDY OF THE ECONOMIC STATUS OF THE COMMON WOODPECKERS IN RELATION TO OREGON HORTICULTURE
Neff, Johnson Adrew
Marionville, MO: Free Press Print, 1928.

68 pages plus 26 pages of tables, graphs and photographs. Owner's name on the front cover and short corner crease to the rear cover. A very good plus copy.


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A TAXONOMIC REVIEW OF THE AMERICAN LONG-TAILED SHREWS: NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 51
A TAXONOMIC REVIEW OF THE AMERICAN LONG-TAILED SHREWS: NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 51
Jackson, Hartley H.T.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office/GPO/U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1928.

238 pages with thirteen photographic plates, illustrations, index and small maps. Bound in original printed wrapper. Pages untrimmed. Some moisture issues with the final pages and plates. A good copy.


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AMERICA AND HER RESOURCES; OR A VIEW OF THE AGRICULTURAL, COMMERCIAL, MANUFACTURING, FINANCIAL, POLITICAL, LITERARY, MORAL AND RELIGIOUS CAPACITY AND CHARACTER OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE
AMERICA AND HER RESOURCES; OR A VIEW OF THE AGRICULTURAL, COMMERCIAL, MANUFACTURING, FINANCIAL, POLITICAL, LITERARY, MORAL AND RELIGIOUS CAPACITY AND CHARACTER OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE
Bristed, John
New York: Research Reprints Inc., 1970.

Reprint of the 1818 edition printed for Henry Colburn, London. 504 pages. Bound in original maroon cloth. Small ding to the corner of a few early pages. A near fine copy.


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AMERICAN ENTOMOLOGISTS
AMERICAN ENTOMOLOGISTS
Mallis, Arnold
New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1971.

Sketches of 203 American and Canadian entomologists explaining their major accomplishments, etc., with photographs of most of them. 549 pages with references and index. Fine in very good plus price-clipped dust jacket.


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AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGISTS' UNION [Seven booklets issued by the Union, bound in hardcover. The titles are listed in the description.]
AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGISTS' UNION [Seven booklets issued by the Union, bound in hardcover. The titles are listed in the description.]
Allen, J.A., Witmer Stone, William Dutcher
New York: American Ornithologists' Union, 1887, 1891, 1895, 1897, 1901, 1908,

The titles of the booklets are; American Ornithologists' Union By-Laws and Rules and List of Members, December, 1887; The American Ornithologists's Union, A Seven Years' Retrospect, An Address Delivered by the Retiring President at the Eighth Congress of the Union, Nov. 19, 1890. Published January 1891; Seventh Supplement to the American Ornighologists' Union Check-List of North American Birds, April, 1895; Eighth Supplement to the American Ornighologists' Union Check-List of North American Birds, January, 1897; Report of the Committee on the Protection of North American Birds for the Year 1900, and Results of Special Protection to Gulls and Terns Obtained Through the Thayer Fund. January, 1901; The Code of Nomenclature Adopted by the American Ornighologists' Union, Revised Edition, July, 1908; Fourteenth Supplement to the American Ornighologists' Union Check-List of North American Birds, July, 1908. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front free endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Also, on the front paste-down endpaper is the bookplate of William Otto Emerson, a prominent ornithologist. All the booklets are collected and bound in tan cloth hardcover. Some check marks in the margins. A near fine copy.


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ARQUIVOS DO MUSEU NACIONAL, VOL. LI, CATÁLOGO DO MIRÍDEOS DO MUNDO, PARTE V, BIBIOGRAFIA E ÍNDICE GERAL. CATALOGUE OF THE MIRIDAE OF THE WORLD, PART V, BIBLIOGRAPHY AND GENERAL INDEX
ARQUIVOS DO MUSEU NACIONAL, VOL. LI, CATÁLOGO DO MIRÍDEOS DO MUNDO, PARTE V, BIBIOGRAFIA E ÍNDICE GERAL. CATALOGUE OF THE MIRIDAE OF THE WORLD, PART V, BIBLIOGRAPHY AND GENERAL INDEX
Carvalho, José C.M.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Ofician Gráficas do I.B.G.E./Museu Nacional, 1960.

Introduction pages are in Portuguese and English. 191 pages. Privately bound in green buckram by Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front paste-down endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Two corners lightly bumped, else a fine copy.


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ASTEROIDEA OF THE NORTH PACIFIC AND ADJACENT WATERS, PART 3, FORCIPULATA (CONCLUDED). BULLETIN 76
ASTEROIDEA OF THE NORTH PACIFIC AND ADJACENT WATERS, PART 3, FORCIPULATA (CONCLUDED). BULLETIN 76
Fisher, Walter Kenrick
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1930.

All 93 plates present. 356 pages, most unopened. Cover edges worn, else a near fine unread copy.


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BIBLIOTHECA ZOOLOGICA II. VERZEICHNISS DER SCHRIFTEN ÜBER ZOOLOGIE WELCHE IN DEN PERIODISCHEN WERKEN ENTHALTEN UND VOM JAHRE 1861 - 1880 SELBSTÄNDIG ERSCHIENEN SIND MIT EINSCHLUSS DER ALLGEMEIN-NATURGESCHICHTLICHEN, PERIODISCHEN UND PALAEONTOLOGISCHEN...
BIBLIOTHECA ZOOLOGICA II. VERZEICHNISS DER SCHRIFTEN ÜBER ZOOLOGIE WELCHE IN DEN PERIODISCHEN WERKEN ENTHALTEN UND VOM JAHRE 1861 - 1880 SELBSTÄNDIG ERSCHIENEN SIND MIT EINSCHLUSS DER ALLGEMEIN-NATURGESCHICHTLICHEN, PERIODISCHEN UND PALAEONTOLOGISCHEN...
Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann, 1888.

Title continues; ... SCHRIFTEN BEARBEITET VON DR. O. TASHENBERG DOCENT AN DER UNIVERSITAT HALLE. FÜNFTE LIEFERUNG, [Chapter XI, Insecta]. A bibliography on insects, pages 1326 through 1674 with new title page and final page affixed by the publisher. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplate fixed to the front free endpaper. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Professionally rebacked with original brown leather over boards. Data by a previous owner written on the front endpaper. An about very good copy.


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BIOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS IN ALASKA AND YUKON TERRITORY: NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 30
BIOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS IN ALASKA AND YUKON TERRITORY: NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 30
Osgood, Wilfred H.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office/GPO/U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1909.

96 pages with five photographic plates, index and map. Bound in original printed wrapper. Pages untrimmed. Owner's signature on the front cover. Spine professionally repaird. A very good copy.


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