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Pine Bush: Albany’s Last Frontier
Book #: 013984

Author: Rittner, Don [editor]
Publisher: Pine Bush Historic Preservation Project
Place: Albany, NY
Year: 1976
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Color illustrated wraps, xx, [2], 264 pages, illustrated in color and black-and-white, several maps and text, includes a folded map titled “Soil Survey of Pine Bush and Surrounding Area Albany County, New York” that is laid in loose, Bibliography. Numerous authors have contributed chapters to this book, which covers much of the geology, vegetation, mammals, birds, amphibians, etc. in the Pine Bush. Includes chapters on Glacial Lake Albany, the origins and topography of the Pine Bush, the Karner Blue Butterfly, prehistoric man in the Pine Bush, the destruction of the dunes, and the geology of the Pine Bush. Light wear at extremities, previous owner’s address label taped to top left corner front wrap, price sticker on interior back wrap, binding starting to come unglued from spine, text block still holding firm. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 12 oz. Category: Natural History & Resources; Books; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013984.