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BRITISH WARBLERS (NN 71)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Ian Wallace.
Stock no. 1819137
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 71. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. One of the rarest New Naturalists with 725 copies printed (1st state). ISBN: 000219810X. SIGNED by Robert Gillmor (jacket design) and Ian Wallace (colour illustrations) to front flap of dustwrapper. This is a first edition, first state with publisher's protective "duraseal" cover to dustwrapper. Faint indentation to lower edge of prelims. Foxing to top edge of text block.

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WOODLAND BIRDS (NN 52)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 2126134
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A New Naturalist publication. Green cloth. 27 text figures. 31 tables. 28 b/w plates. A new study of British woodlands, coniferous, broadleaves, natural and planted and the varied bird life each support. The author includes a valuable species-by-species account, with information on status and habitats. An important work considering the place of birds in modern forestry. ISBN: 002132591. Spine faded; a little spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is faded to spine.

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BRITISH THRUSHES (NN 63)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1816300
Published by Collins. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine. 24 b/w plates. Maps, diagrams and text figures. A detailed research into the six true species of thrush breeding in the British Isles; including a chapter of Britain's vagrant thrushes and a further substantial chapter on the seven species of small chat-like thrushes of the British Isles, including the Nightingale and the Robin. ISBN: 0002196700. Heavy foxing to top edge of text block but contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has clear laminate attached causing slight bleeding of text and image.

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BRITISH WARBLERS (NN 71)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 1816243
Published by Collins. 1985. Very good condition.

New Naturalist No. 71. 2nd state - light green boards, square spine, originally produced as 500 paperback copies and then turned into hardback. One of the scarcer titles in the series. ISBN: 000219810X. A few small marks to boards. Foxing to text block especially top edge. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine (as is usual with this series).

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BRITISH THRUSHES (NN 63)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1609576
Published by Collins. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine. 24 b/w plates. Maps, diagrams and text figures. A detailed research into the six true species of thrush breeding in the British Isles; including a chapter of Britain's vagrant thrushes and a further substantial chapter on the seven species of small chat-like thrushes of the British Isles, including the Nightingale and the Robin. ISBN: 0002196700. Wrapper is faded to spine; in laminate sleeve which is attached at verso.

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BRITISH LARKS, PIPITS AND WAGTAILS (NN78)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 2116224
Published by Collins. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 78 Four colour plates and over 200 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002198711. Wrapper is edge-creased, with a vertical crease to spine.

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BRITISH LARKS, PIPITS AND WAGTAILS (NN78)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 2114344
Published by Collins. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 78 Four colour plates and over 200 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002198711. Wrapper is a little edge-creased and faded to spine.

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BRITISH LARKS, PIPITS AND WAGTAILS (NN 78)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 1710406
Published by Harper Collins. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

New Naturalist Series No. 78. Cardwrap edition. B/w diagrams and photos. 320 pages. ISBN: 0002198703. Edges lightly worn.

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BRITISH LARKS, PIPITS AND WAGTAILS (NN 78)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 629695
Published by Harper Collins. 1st thus 1992. Nearly fine condition.

New Naturalist Series No. 78. Cardwrap edition. B/w diagrams and photos. 320 pages. ISBN: 0002198703. Very light creasing to corners.

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