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CULPEPER'S COMPLETE HERBAL
Written by Nicholas Culpeper.
Stock no. 2135278
Published by W. Foulsham. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Consisting of a comprehensive description of nearly all herbs with their medicinal properties extracted from them. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 430 pages including index.. Colour plates. ISBN: 0572002033. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is marked with some scuffing; nicks at corners.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FERNS
Written by Francis Rose; W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1321421
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 12. Describing 54 species with colour and photographic illustrations and introductory text figures. Revised edition. Green boards. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and slightly grubby. Publisher's revised price sticker to front flap.

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WOODLANDS (NN 100)
Written by Oliver Rackham.
Stock no. 2135059
Published by Collins. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

The 100th volume in the New Naturalist series. Leather bound edition to mark the 100th volume of the New Naturalist Library. Limited to 100 copies. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0007202431. SIGNED by author to special bookplate stuck to front endpaper. This is Copy No. 33. Slip case is still very good indeed - has a few marks.

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MUMPS, MEASLES AND MOSAICS (NMN 10)
Written by Kenneth M. Smith; Roy Markham.
Stock no. 2134988
Published by Collins. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph No. 10. Green cloth. A study of animal and plant viruses. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Spine is a little faded with knock to top of spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Page browning. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film; some marks, fading and browning.

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LORDS & LADIES (NMN 17)
Written by C.T. Prime. Illustrated by Robert J. Jones.
Stock no. 2134984
Published by Collins. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph series no. 17. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, 6 b/w photos plus line drawings and diagrams. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Pale foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with a few foxspots; closed tear to one corner.

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THE ENGLISH APPLE
Written by Rosanne Sanders.
Stock no. 1822076
Published by Phaidon. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 288 illustrations of which 122 are in colour. Some of the lost stories and legends, now only to be read in the names of particular apples, and the ancient history of apple growing in Britain. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0714824984. Spine & corners lightly bumped. Dustwrapper has a small stain to lower front edge of spine which has bled through to the front board (small). Text block lightly browned else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.

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CULPEPER'S COLOUR HERBAL
Written by Nicholas Culpeper; David Potterton; E.J. Shellard. Illustrated by Michael Stringer.
Stock no. 1822027
Published by Guild Publishing. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 224 pages including index. Edited by Potterton. Foreword by E.J. Shellard. Fading to spine and lower edges. Foxing to text block. Contents clean. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR WOOD?
Written by Yves Touchard; Alphonse Meyer.
Stock no. 1821933
Published by Kitty Publishing. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

A Practical Guide to Wood. Beige cloth boards with brown titles and small pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations throughout. Lower edge of rear board has a few indentations. Contents clean. Musty odour present.

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I FUNGHI DAL VERO (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Bruno Cetto.
Stock no. 2134639
Published by Arti Grafiche Saturnia. Very good condition.

Different colour pictorial boards. Text is in Italian. Numerous colour photos throughout. Volumes 1-6 all have a clear cover taped to pastedowns, with sticky residue/transfer to opposite pages. Different editions of each of these volumes - mostly published during the 1990s. Some spines are faded.

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LOWSON'S TEXTBOOK OF BOTANY
Written by E.W. Simon; K.J. Dormer; J.N. Hartshorne.
Stock no. 1821917
Published by University Tutorial Press Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fifteenth Edition. Revised by Simon, Dormer & Hartshorne. This edition has new sections on ecosystems and environmental pollution, and all measurements have been converted to SI units. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0723106142. Reprint of the 15th edition. Pastedowns lightly browned. Text block lightly browned. Previous owner's details in ink to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean. Green dustwrapper is faded and scuffed.

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FERNS (NN 74)
Written by Christopher N. Page.
Stock no. 1321011
Published by Collins. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 74. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 21 colour photos and over 160 photos and diagrams in b/w. ISBN: 0002193833. There is light foxing to the textblock (mainly to top edge) and a small stain to lower corner tip of rear free-endpaper.. Dustwrapper is just a tiny bit edge rubbed but is faded to spine as is usual with this series.

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PLANT GALLS (NN 117)
Written by Margaret Redfern.
Stock no. 1821651
Published by Collins. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

No. 117 in New Naturalist Series. Much needed insight into the variety of galls of different types caused by a wide range of organisms including fungi, insects and mites. Green cloth gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201438. Very minor marks to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at base of spine (minor) and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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