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THE STRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT OF MOSSES AND FERNS
Written by Douglas Houghton Campbell.
Stock no. 1815936
Published by The Macmillan Company. 2nd 1905. Very good condition.

Second Edition. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Ex-lib with bookplate and sticker to front pastedown, library number in white to spine. Edges rubbed, Small split to rear edge of spine. Front joint just starting to crack. Text block browned. Contents generally clean.

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AVIAN INVASIONS
Written by Tim M. Blackburn; Julie L. Lockwood; Phillip Cassey.
Stock no. 1317098
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st PB 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oxford Avian Biology Series. The Ecology & Evolution of Exotic Birds. ix & 305 pages. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9780199232550. Minimal rubbing to corners of covers.

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HOW AND WHY SPECIES MULTIPLY: THE RADIATION OF DARWIN'S FINCHES
Written by Peter R. Grant; B. Rosemary Grant.
Stock no. 1815192
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

The authors explain how the same finches studied by Darwin - and named after him - have continued to provide scientists with valuable information about the origin and evolution of new species. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos and b/w diagrams. xix and 218 pages including index. ISBN: 9780691149998.

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THE BIOLOGY OF POLLUTED WATERS
Written by H.B.N. Hynes.
Stock no. 1813011
Published by Liverpool University Press. 1st 1960. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biological aspects of pollution in simple terms and as comprehensively as possible. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w charts and illustrations. 202 pages. Minor foxing to text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and edge-worn.

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ALLMAN'S ANATOMICAL ATLAS
Written by F.J. Warwick; P. Ebenhoech.
Stock no. 1208649
Published by Allman & Son Limited. 1897. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth. 19 double-page colour plates. Covers slightly marked, corners bumped. Joints weakened but still firm. Endpapers grubby. Fingermarks to margins of first plate. A few plates have small tears at centre folds. Contents lightly browned but clean.

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ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION OF FLOWERS
Written by Lawrence Harder; Spencer C.H. Barrett.
Stock no. 1811878
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2006. Very good condition.

New insights into the functional basis of floral diversity, presenting the latest theoretical and empirical research on floral evolution. Suitable for graduate level students taking courses in plant ecology, evolution, systematics, biodiversity and conservation. Cardwraps. Colour plates. B/w diagrams. xix and 370 pages including index. ISBN: 9780198570868. Light creasing to covers, corners lightly rubbed. Text block a little grubby. 'Damaged' stamped in red ink to title page but no other damage noticeable. Contents are clean.

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ON THE EXAMINATION OF A HYBRID DIGITALIS 1831
Written by J.S. Henslow; S.M. Walters; V.H. Heywood.
Stock no. 1810912
Published by University Botanic Garden Cambridge. 1981. Fine condition.

Facsimile of the 1831 edition. Transactions of the Cambridge Philosophical Society Volume 4, pp. 257-278. Blue cardwraps. 4 plates including one folded.

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BIOLOGICAL DRAWINGS
Written by C. Von Wyss.
Stock no. 1606731
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. 12 Sheets, containing in a slipcase. Includes: Amoeba, Hydra, Earthworm, Insects, Fish, Frog, Rabbit and Development of the Chick. For use in an elementary biology course. Slipcase is stained and grubby, with wear to clothat corners etc. One sheet has some ink underlining, and other sheets are affected by staining at edges.

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THE LIVING THINGS AROUND US: BIOLOGY FOR BEGINNERS BOOK I
Written by T.J.S. Rowland.
Stock no. 1809891
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1935. Very good condition.

Based on Living Things for Lively Youngsters, and More Living Things for Lively Youngsters. Green pictorial limp cloth covers. B/w text illustrations. 144 pages. Edges lightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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BIOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES A CRITICAL STUDY
Written by J.H. Woodger.
Stock no. 2114984
Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Very good condition.

Dark green cloth; gilt title to spine. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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PLANT AND ANIMAL BIOLOGY VOLUME II
Written by A.E. Vines; N. Rees.
Stock no. 1809444
Published by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd.. 3rd 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. A text book in two volumes (this is volume two only). A comprehensive and modern treatment of Botany, Zoology and Biology, suitable for use by students who are preparing for any examination in these subjects at the GCE Advanced and Scholarship standard. Volume 1 includes a very full treatment, with suggestions for practical work, of all the plant and animal physiology, those topics of general biological application such as Variation Genetics, Evolution and Ecology, and also some of the biological problems with which the human race is confronted. ISBN: 0273401505. Previous owner's gold address label to front pastedown. Text block slightly grubby else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and scuffed, creased at edges.

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OF MOTHS AND MEN: AN EVOLUTIONARY TALE
Written by Judith Hooper.
Stock no. 1809430
Published by Fourth Estate. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Intrigue, Tragedy & The Peppered Moth. How the theory of evolution evolved. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. 377 pages including index. B/w plates. ISBN: 1841153923. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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