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MOTHS (NN 90)
Written by Michael E.N. Majerus.
Stock no. 1817299
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 90. Green cloth, gilt titles. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201410. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE WORLD OF SPIDERS (NN 38)
Written by W.S. Bristowe.
Stock no. 2129217
Published by Collins. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 14 plates of photographs or which 4 are in colour. 22 half-tone plates and 116 text figures. Revised edition. ISBN: 0002132567. Reprint. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has clear plastic cover stuck to verso (by publisher); faded to spine, a little foxing.
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THE BUTTERFLIES OF NORTH AMERICA: A NATURAL HISTORY AND FIELD GUIDE
Written by James A. Scott.
Stock no. 1816664
Published by Stanford University Press. 1997. Very good condition.

A complete natural history, fully describing the biological and ecological world of butterflies in general. All North American butterfly species. Black pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations & distribution maps, colour photos. xii and 583 pages including index. ISBN: 0804720134. Reprint. Laminate covering cardwraps is heavily creased horizontally. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean.
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INSECT NATURAL HISTORY (NN 8)
Written by A.D. Imms.
Stock no. 2126149
Published by Collins. 2nd 1956. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. A book of absorbing interest dealing with the natural history of the insects of the British Isles. 106 colour and 104 b/w photos, 8 distribution maps and 40 diagrams. 317 pages includes index. Spine is unevenly faded and yellowed. Some marks along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine; some film is starting to come away at verso.
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MOTHS (NN 30)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 1816291
Published by Collins. 3rd 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. 77 colour photos, 71 b/w photos and 19 maps and diagrams. Green cloth, gilt titles. 3rd edition. ISBN: 0002194716. Browned impression to front endpaper from publishers price label on front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and foxing to text block. Some foxing to contents. Bright price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear plastic stuck to verso of dustwrapper.
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INSECT MIGRATION (NN 36)
Written by C.B. Williams.
Stock no. 1816289
Published by Collins. 2nd 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 11 colour illustrations. 22 b/w photos. 49 maps and diagrams. ISBN: 0002131013. Front board bowed inwards and has light markings. Name and date in ink to front pastedown hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Foxing to text block. Slight crinkling of contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, is fading to spine (as is usual) and lightly browned to rear panel.
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BUMBLEBEES (NN 40)
Written by John B. Free; Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1816258
Published by Collins. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A New Naturalist series no. 40. Green cloth. Illustrated with b/w photographs by Colin G. Butler, Head of the Bee Department at Rathamsted Experimental Station. A most informative guide to locating nests, facilitating capture and guidance on maintenance. This book confirms that bumblebees are social insects whose communities are at a more primitive state of cohesion and organisation than those of honeybees. The book also demonstrates that bumblebees may be easily kept under study conditions. Name & date in ink to front pastedown and is hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and foxing to endpapers. Text block browned, especially top edge. A few foxspots and minor grubby marks to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear palstic, browned to rear panel and faded to spine.
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ANTS (NN 59)
Written by M.V. Brian. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1816254
Published by Collins. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A 'New Naturalist' publication. Green cloth. Dr. Brian considers the most recent research on the zoology, ecology & social life of the group, as well as the relationship of ants to other insects. Particular emphasis is given to the importance of communication in 'ant society'. Complex distribution maps. 16 b/w plates and 2 specially commissioned colour plates by Gordon Riley. ISBN: 0002193787. Foxing to text block especially top edge else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine (as is usual within this series). Dustwrapper is covered with publisher's clear plastic, stuck down to edges at verso, glue has slightly bled through on rear panel.
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MOTHS (NN 30)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 2125400
Published by Collins. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. 77 colour photos, 71 b/w photos and 19 maps and diagrams. Green cloth, gilt titles. Damp mark along bottom edge of front cover. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears and chips; small loss to top corner of front panel.
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BUTTERFLIES OF SURREY
Written by Graham A. Collins.
Stock no. 1815914
Published by Surrey Wildlife Trust. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of all Surrey's butterflies. Identification guide and information about each species and its distribution. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. 87 pages including index. ISBN: 095260650X.
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LAND AND WATER BUGS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by T.R.E. Southwood. Illustrated by H.D. Swain; P. Entwistle; H.M. Entwishle; T.R.E. Southwood; Dennis Leston.
Stock no. 1815854
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1959. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Wayside and Woodland Series. Green leather-look covers with gilt and black titles. With 32 coloured plates by Swain. 31 b/w plates and 153 text figures by Entwistle and the authors. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with a few tiny closed edge tears.
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INSECT NATURAL HISTORY (NN 8)
Written by A.D. Imms.
Stock no. 1610071
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book of absorbing interest dealing with the natural history of the insects of the British Isles. 106 colour and 104 b/w photos, 8 distribution maps and 40 diagrams. 317 pages includes index. Boards unevenly faded. Inscription to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, tape make to rear endpaper. Wrapper is edge chipped with slight loss, foxed to verso, with slightly grubby rear panel.
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