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THE DICTIONARY OF BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS IN COLOUR
Written by Allan Watson; Paul E.S. Whalley.
Stock no. 1818342
Published by Peerage Books. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Some 2000 entries. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0907408621. Corners rubbed, lower rear edge of board bumped. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is creased across top edge.
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THE CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES INCLUDING THE EGGS, CHRYSALIDS AND FOOD-PLANTS
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1818329
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition.

Wayside and Woodland Series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 248 pages including index. Boards a little grubby. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers.
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THE BUTTERFLIES OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Richard South.
Stock no. 1818327
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

Wayside and Woodland Series. Small format. Blue cloth, gilt decoration, colour and b/w plates. Edges rubbed, corners bumped. Rear board scuffed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and half-title page. Damp stain to base of prelims at gutter. One or two incidents of annotation in pen to margin (e.g. page 53).
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BEES, WASPS, ANTS & ALLIED INSECTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1818319
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles, gilt vignette of bee with open wings to front. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Wayside & Woodland Series. A few light marks to boards. Foxing to text block and a few minor spots to frontispiece. Small inscription in ink to top corner of half-title page.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF LARGER MOTHS
Written by R.L.E. Ford.
Stock no. 1318271
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 14. Revised edition. Describing 94 Larger Moths with 85 Illustrations in colour and 74 Half-Tones. ISBN: 0723215340. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price sticker above. Wrapper is slightly browned and edge rubbed with a tiny closed tear to top edge of rear panel.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1318113
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Ex-lib with stamps to prelims. Spine bumped. Slight grubbiness to endpapers and textblock, small biro mark to lower edge of textblock. Some erased pencil marks to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is slightly creased to spine.
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WILDFLOWERS, BUTTERFLIES & TREES OF THE SLAD VALLEY AND THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Richard Morris.
Stock no. 2131144
Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780953633968. SIGNED by author to title page. Light bumping to spine.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 2131090
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Wrapper is price-cut with some browning and a few grubby marks.
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BUMBLEBEES (NN 98)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1817564
Published by Collins. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 0007174500. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and scuffing to rear panel.
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GRASSHOPPERS & CRICKETS (NN120)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1817552
Published by Collins. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

Green cloth gilt title to spine. No. 120 in New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007277230. Still in original shrinkwrap!
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF INSECTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by E.F. Linssen. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 2130454
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers book no. 17. New edition. With over 150 colour illustrations and 96 line drawings and 30 photographs. In rare advertising wrapper. With a section on spiders. ISBN: 072321574X. Small bump along bottom edge of front cover and to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with edge-creasing and a few chips and nicks.
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THE INSECTS: AN OUTLINE OF ENTOMOLOGY
Written by P.J. Gullan; P.S. Cranston. Illustrated by K. Hansen McInnes.
Stock no. 1817541
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

For students contemplating entomology as a career and also those in higher education for which the study of insects is prominent. Cardwraps. B/w diagrams and illustrations. ISBN: 0412493608. Reprint. A nice, clean copy.
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