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THE EARTH
Written by Richard Fortey.
Stock no. 1318282
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

An Intimate History. Cloth spine with pictorial boards. A new introduction by the author. Colour photos. Minimal rubbing to corners. And slipcase is ever so slightly scuffed.

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SCOTLAND (NN 119)
Written by Peter Friend.
Stock no. 1817560
Published by Collins. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

Green cloth gilt title to spine. No. 119 in New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. Still in original shrinkwrap which is a little loose.

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THE GLAMORGAN HERITAGE COAST
Written by Allan Williams; Neil Caldwell; Peter Davies. Illustrated by John Sinclair.
Stock no. 1816474
Published by The Glamorgan Heritage Coast Joint Management And Advisory Committee. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition.

A guide to its major natural landforms. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. 64 pages.

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COSMIC IMPACT
Written by John Keith Davies.
Stock no. 2126310
Published by Fourth Estate. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Every day tons of cosmic dust enter the Earth's atmosphere and burn up as falling starts. Sometimes larger stones fall from the sky to the land as meteorites, perhaps causing minor damage in the process.... This book draws together different branches of science and presents a picture of why such collisions occur, what happens when they do, and what the consequences of one might be for the Earth and its inhabitants. ISBN: 0947795200. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping along cover edges. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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MARCHES (NN118)
Written by Andrew Allott.
Stock no. 2126096
Published by Collins. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth gilt title to spine. No. 118 in New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007248162. Foxing to top of outer page edges. Wrapper has some creasing and tiny nick to one edge.

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THE RIVER SCENERY AT THE HEAD OF THE VALE OF NEATH
Written by F.J. North.
Stock no. 2124796
Published by National Museum of Wales. 3rd 1949. Very good condition.

Third Edition revised and enlarged. Grey cardwraps. B/w photos. 110 pages including index plus 31 plates. Some wear to spine. Creasing to a few corners. White correction fluid to top of first (blank) page.

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SEDIMENTARY PETROLOGY AN INTRODUCTION
Written by Maurice E. Tucker.
Stock no. 2124151
Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications. 1987. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Geoscience Text Volume 3. ISBN: 0632000740. Creasing to cover corners. Light fading to spine edge.

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THE BOTANY OF THE MALVERN HILLS IN THE COUNTIES OF WORCESTER, HEREFORD, AND GLOUCESTER
Written by Edwin Lees.
Stock no. 1814512
Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. 3rd 1868. Very good condition.

... With a succinct account of their geology, physical geography, climate, etc., the precise stations of the rarer plants, and the most interesting localities. Third Edition, enlarged and corrected. Green cloth, gilt titles. Tissue-guarded hand-coloured map to frontispiece. viii and 166 pages. Presentation copy from the author. Spine & corners lightly rubbed. Front joint cracked. Bookplate to front pastedown. Slight musty odour present.

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THE SLATES OF WALES
Written by F.J. North.
Stock no. 2123383
Published by National Museum of Wales. 3rd 1946. Almost very good condition.

Third Edition. B/w photos. Crease vertically down front cover. Some foxing and browning also to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and page browning.

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ROCK BLASTING
Written by Geo. G. Andre.
Stock no. 1609459
Published by E. & F.N. Spon. 1st 1878. Almost very good condition.

A practical treatise on the means employed in blasting rocks for industrial purposes. Red cloth, gilt titles. Spine and corners bumped and lightly worn; covers scuffed and marked. Gilt titles faded, especially to spine. Front joint cracked. Bookplate to half-title page. damage to title page. Scattered foxing to some margins but contents generally very good.

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SEA AND LAND
Written by N.S. Shaler.
Stock no. 1813803
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st 1894. Almost very good condition.

Features of coasts and oceans with special reference to the life of man. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Corners bumped. Ink stamp to verso of free front endpaper. A few pulled hinges. A few minor grubby marks.

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THE BALA VOLCANIC SERIES OF CAERNARVONSHIRE AND ASSOCIATED ROCKS
Written by Alfred Harker.
Stock no. 1712726
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1889. Very good condition.

Being the Sedgwick Prize Essay for 1888. 6 maps. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 130 pages. Spine faded. Corners bumped and rubbed. Bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Contents clean.

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