Bookstores specializing in Natural History

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Barking Mad Books

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

BARKING MAD BOOKS - Established in 1984, Barking Mad Books is New Zealand's best-known specialist antiquarian & second hand bookshop and on-line mail order service. Barking Mad Books features for sale in New Zealand dollars a collection of carefully-selected quality items on Antarctica, Arctic, polar, mountain, Himalaya, mountaineering, rock climbing, natural history, travel and exploration books. Contact colin@hedgehoghouse.com for more details/scans on any item. Browsers welcome in Barking Mad Bookshop when in Christchurch, New Zealand (by appointment only Cell# 022-693-2439).

With 32 seasons in Antarctica and 26 Himalayan expeditions behind him, Colin Monteath also maintains a large polar / mountain / exploration reference library. Researchers, authors, publishers are welcome to use this service...see also hi-resolution image galleries on www.colinmonteath.nz

The cover photo you see on Biblio is the actual book you are purchasing, NOT a generic image. If you are not happy with the book you receive because the description has been faulty then I will honour a full refund.


Adventure Books

Christchurch, New Zealand

Adventure Books in Christchurch New Zealand specialist in Adventure Literature. We have thousands of rare new and used books on Arctic and Antarctic exploration, Mountaineering, Climbing, Everest, and Himalayas, European Alps, Travel Writing, New Zealand Outdoor Adventuring. We have many rare, out of print and signed first editions.

Allen Hale

Shipman, Virginia, United States

Allen Hale has been an active bookseller for over 30 years. Now, in semi-retirement from the trade, he's in the process of selling books from his personal library assembled over the past 60 years.

Malcolm Orchard

Salisbury, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Established in 1981. Member of the PBFA exhibiting at book fairs in the UK.

Matthew's Book Barn

Salisbury, Connecticut, United States

Matthew's Book Barn carries a selection of curated titles spanning genres from science fiction to Asian history. This is an online store hosted by a university lecturer who also has a background in Asian Studies as well as corporate finance.
Returns are easy and the mission is to make interesting books available to people around the world.

Rural Hours

La Grande, Oregon, United States

Rural Hours (formerly Wood + River = Books, est. 2019) specializes in ecology, natural history, nature writing, the environment, environmental literature, and contemporary essay, with a special passion for association copies and notable inscriptions. We draw our name from the popular-but-then-forgotten book by Susan Fenimore Cooper (published in 1850), generally considered the first work of environmental creative nonfiction by a woman in the U.S. We are interested in challenging and expanding the canon of environmental literature and finding books that tell remarkable stories and illuminate the tradition of writing about place and natural history.

Simon Butler

Perth, Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom

Home seller of rare and limited print runs

Terrace Horticultural Books

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St. Paul, Minnesota, United States

Terrace Horticultural Books is the largest seller of used and collectible books, periodicals and ephemera in the areas of gardening and natural history in the United States. On line we offer 29,000 items for sale on line. Our shop has this and more for sale including seed and plant catalogs, old seed packets, unframed art/ illustration and artifacts of gardening. Our shop is interesting and the grounds are maintained through sustainable gardening practices. We are entering our 33rd year of service to our customers. Please contact Kent Petterson at 651-222-5536 for more information.

The Shed Bookshop

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ullapool, Highland, United Kingdom

We sell every kind of book