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The Romance of the Fungus World

Rolfe, R. T. and F. W.

Mankind has always had a love-hate relationship with fungi. On the positive side, edible mushrooms and truffles are gastronomic delights, and certain fungi possess medicinal properties. On the other hand, many mushrooms are poisonous, and fungi can inflict...

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The Herb Book

Lust, John

More than 2,000 listings offer remedies for ragged nerves, nightmares, and coughing fits as well as suggestions for adding spice to recipes, coloring fabrics, freshening breath, and a host of other uses. Complete and concise descriptions of herbs, illustrated...

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Speaking for Nature

Brooks, Paul

Beginning with Thoreau, nature writers not only have influenced our appreciation of the natural world but also have helped to preserve the American wilderness, from the Maine Woods to Yosemite and the Sierra. Writer and activist Paul Brooks presents narrative...

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Woodcraft and Indian Lore

Seton-Thompson, Ernest

The author of Two Little Savages , a perennial favorite, presents a comprehensive collection of his most interesting stories, crafts, games, and other activities related to outdoor life. Ernest Thompson Seton offers a respectful and informative tribute...

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1001 Questions Answered About

Tufty, Barbara

This book answers 1001 questions about all kinds of natural disasters: earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis, avalanches, landslides, floods, droughts, fires, and animal plagues. A very informative, readable book. 18 photographs, 23 line drawings.

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101 Questions About the Seashore

Barlowe, Sy

Why is the sea salty? Does the ocean ever freeze? Answers to these and many other questions can be found in this fact-filled question-and-answer guide to life forms along the ocean's edge. Learn about barnacles, starfish, sea anemones, mollusks, arthropods,...

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Making Birdhouses

Califf, Gladstone; Baxter, Leon H.

This practical guide for building birdhouses contains plans for more than fifty attractive and useful structures from a one-room house for bluebirds to a forty-two-room structure for purple martins. In addition to instructions and diagrams for constructing...

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Treasury of Decorative Floral Designs

Dover

The timeless beauty of elegant floral designs has made them prime favorites among artists and craftspeople. This rich harvest of blossoms, vines, and other floral decorations has an unlimited variety of applications, allowing them to serve equally well...

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286 Full-Color Animal Illustrations

Jardine, Sir William

From diminutive hummingbirds to colossal elephants, from exotic butterflies to the common perch, this magnificent collection of full-color animal illustrations features a diverse range of wildlife that will enchant both artists and animal lovers. First...

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600 Butterflies and Moths in Full Color

Kirby, W. F.

The wonder and beauty of butterflies and moths including their miraculous transformations have fascinated nature enthusiasts for thousands of years. Rendered from an exquisitely rare nineteenth-century portfolio, the butterfly hues and shapes that have...

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