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THE COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED THORBURN'S MAMMALS
Written by Archibald Thorburn. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2127981
Published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd.. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine. 2 volumes in one. 50 full page colour illustrations and many pen-and-ink drawings interspersed throughout the text. 83 numbered pages for Volume 1 and 102 numbered pages, plus Appendix and Index for Volume 2. ISBN: 1853269239. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; small tear to top of spine.

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THE COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED THORBURN'S MAMMALS
Written by Gordon B. Corbet. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2127979
Published by Beaver Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1859620574. Light page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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SOCIAL HABITATIONS
Written by J.G. Wood.
Stock no. 2127859
Published by Longmans. Circa 1894. Almost very good condition.

Blue decorated cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Looks at Beavers, Birds, Insects etc. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning and marks to covers. Appears that title page is possibly MISSING. Some grubby margin marks. Bookplate to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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THE STORY OF MIGRATION
Written by E.A.R. Ennion. Illustrated by E.A.R. Ennion.
Stock no. 1816412
Published by George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A simple and direct approach to migration involving birds, mammals, reptiles, rish and insects. Light blue/grey cloth boards, blue title to spine and vignette of swallows to front. B/w illustrations. Light fading to top & tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown mostly hidden by the front flap of dustwrapper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is worn at top of spine and torn, spine is browned. 2" loss to top spine edge of rear panel of dustwrapper, 1" closed tear to top and tail of vertical rear edge of dustwrapper.

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BADGER (NN 114)
Written by Timothy J. Roper.
Stock no. 2126329
Published by Collins. Circa 2010. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

This book explores every aspect of the biology and behaviour of these fascinating animals. New Naturalist Series. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007320417. Still in original shrink wrap - Unopened!

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BRITISH MAMMALS (NN 21)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 2126146
Published by Collins. 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. 16 colour plates, 48 b/w photos. 92 figures in the text. Green cloth, gilt titles. Spine is bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins. Wrapper is covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine.

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MAMMALS IN THE BRITISH ISLES (NN 68)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 1816246
Published by Collins. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. B/w photos. A synthesis of modern knowledge derived from living animals studies in the field and covering all facets of mammalian life in the British Isles. ISBN: 0002197383. Pictorial dustwrapper covered with publisher's duraseal plastic is slightly faded at spine although the number '68' is still bright, slight foxing to verso.

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MAMMALS OF THE BRITISH ISLES: HANDBOOK 4TH EDITION
Written by Stephen Harris; D.W. Yalden.
Stock no. 2124713
Published by The Mammal Society. 4th 2008. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780906282656. Heavy bump to bottom corner of front cover. A few marks to covers. Contents are still excellent.

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BADGERLANDS THE TWILIGHT WORLD OF BRITAIN'S MOST ENIGMATIC ANIMAL
Written by Patrick Barkham.
Stock no. 1815638
Published by Granta. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Britain is the home of the badger - there are more badgers per square kilometre in this country than in any other. Yet many of us have never seen one alive and in the wild. ISBN: 9781847085047.

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THE IMPERIAL COLLECTION OF AUDUBON ANIMALS
Written by John James Audubon. Illustrated by John James Audubon.
Stock no. 1815634
Published by Country Life Books. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Quadrupeds of North America. Large format. Colour illustrations. Light mottling to green boards. Browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed.

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THE MOLE (NMN 22)
Written by Kenneth Mellanby.
Stock no. 1608805
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph series. Perhaps the most engaging of all our wild animals, an account of the mole's natural history written with charm and clarity. Green cloth. 18 b/w photos and 35 text figures. 159 pages includes index. ISBN: 0002131455. Red ink, and 'Tippex', to front endpaper.

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BRITISH BATS (NN 93)
Written by John Altringham.
Stock no. 1607801
Published by Collins. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 93. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201402. Bumping at top of spine. Slight creasing to edge of wrapper. A clean bright copy.

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