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SKETCHES OF THE NATURAL HISTORY OF CEYLON WITH NARRATIVES AND ANECDOTES
Written by J. Emerson Tennent.
Stock no. 2130270
Published by Longman, Green, Longman And Roberts. 1861. Almost very good condition.

Blue leather binding with raised bands to spine, red title label to spine. Gilt crest to front cover. Marbled endpapers and outer page edges. Illustrative of the Habits and Instincts of the Mammalia, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes, Insects, & c. Including a Monograph of The Elephant and a Description of the Modes of Capturing and Training it. With engravings from original drawings. Scuffing and wear to cover edges; some chipping, with loss. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some margin marks, but contents are very good.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF SRI LANKA
Written by John Harrison. Illustrated by Tim Worfolk.
Stock no. 1815268
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. Pictorial card wraps. All of Sri Lanka's official avian species are described in the text and depicted in 48 colour plates. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 9780199585670.

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