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MOUNTAINS AND MOORLANDS (NN 11)
Written by W.H. Pearsall.
Stock no. 1821605
Published by Collins. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. The results of over thirty years work among the high hills, the lakes and the moorlands of northern and western Britain. 47 colour and 34 b/w photos, plus 48 maps and diagrams. 312 pages includes index. Light crease to base of spine, gilt title to spine is dull. Text block browned with minor foxing. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned, edge-worn and torn with minimal loss, top of spine to verso is repaired with clear tape, light damp staining to rear panel.

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF MAN IN BRITAIN (NN 18)
Written by H.J. Fleure. Illustrated by Alison Birch.
Stock no. 1821604
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Conceived as a study of changing relations between Men and the Environments. Green buckram cloth. 38 colour photos, 38 b/w photos, 76 line drawings. Spine & boards unevenly faded. Text block browned. Name & date in ink to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at corners with a few small chips and closed tears, rear panel is browned and creased across the bottom edge.

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VEGETATION OF BRITAIN AND IRELAND (NN 122)
Written by Michael Proctor.
Stock no. 1821603
Published by William Collins. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. The author discusses the development of the landscape of Britain and Ireland from prehistoric times, including the influence of people and their agricultural practices on the vegetation. ISBN: 9780002201483. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at rear edges of flaps, minor grubby line to top edge of rear panel.

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THE BRITISH AMPHIBIANS & REPTILES (NN 20)
Written by Malcolm Smith.
Stock no. 1821602
Published by Collins. 4th 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

4th edition. New Naturalist Series. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. With 18 colour photos, 33 b/w photos, 5 drawings in monochrome and 88 text figures. Small inscription in ink to top of front endpaper. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and faded to spine, spine & corners worn with a few small chips and closed tears, rear panel browned.

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FLOWERS OF THE COAST (NN 24)
Written by Ian Hepburn.
Stock no. 1821601
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 24. Green cloth, gilt titles. 17 colour photos. 43 b/w photos and 14 line drawings and maps. ISBN: 000213067X. Lower board corners lightly bumped. Text block browned. Foxing to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine (as is usual) and the number 24 at top of spine is illegible, edge-tears and a few small chips.

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WILD ORCHIDS OF BRITAIN (NN 19)
Written by V.S. Summerhayes.
Stock no. 1821600
Published by Collins. 2nd 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Key to the Species. Second Edition, New Naturalist Series no. 19. With 61 photographs in colour by Robert Atkinson and others, 39 photographs in black and white, 19 text figures and 44 distribution maps. xviii and 366 pages. ISBN: 0002195496. Text block browned with a couple of foxspots to vertical edge which bleed into the page margin just slightly. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and with some foxing, edge-rubbed with a few small chips top top & tail of spine.

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BUTTERFLIES (NN 1)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 1821599
Published by Collins. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth covers. 368 pages. 56 colour photos, 24 black and white plates, 32 distribution maps, and 9 other diagrams. A fascinating volume. Green cloth boards unevenly faded. Text block browned. Foxing to prelims and last couple of pages. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned with a few marks, strengthened to verso at corners with large pieces of brown paper tape.

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FLOWERS OF THE COAST (NN 24)
Written by Ian Hepburn.
Stock no. 1821598
Published by Collins. 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 24. Green cloth, gilt titles. 17 colour photos. 43 b/w photos and 14 line drawings and maps. ISBN: 000213067X. Board corners lightly bumped. text block browned and with foxing to top edge. Minor pink crayon mark to half-title page. One hinge pulled but tight. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to rear panel, faded, minor foxing to front panel, top of spine with the series number is missing.

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THE WORLD OF THE HONEYBEE (NN 29)
Written by Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1821597
Published by Collins. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 29. Green cloth, gilt titles. Two colour photos and 87 b/w photos. Board corners lightly bumped. Green cloth boards have faint uneven fading (minor). Minor foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, slightly faded to spine, top 1.5" of spine has been torn off and re-stuck together with clear tape to verso, loss to top front panel, a few marks present.

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NATURE IN TOWNS AND CITIES (NN 127)
Written by David Goode.
Stock no. 1821596
Published by William Collins. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. This book documents the parks and green spaces unique to Britain's cities and the wildlife that has flourished in these habitats. ISBN: 9780007242399. A fine copy in dustwrapper which is slightly grubby to rear panel.

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LAKES, LOUGHS AND LOCHS (NN 128)
Written by Brian Moss.
Stock no. 1821595
Published by Collins. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 128. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Orange endpapers with blue New Naturalist logo repeating. Colour & b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780007511389. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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WILD FLOWERS OF CHALK & LIMESTONE
Written by J.E. Lousley.
Stock no. 1821594
Published by Collins. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 16. Green cloth. With 52 colour and 29 b/w photos, plus 20 maps and 15 diagrams. 254 pages includes index. Second edition. ISBN: 0002132583. Reprint of the Second Edition. Slight fading to top & tail of spine. Text block lightly browned. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is also lightly browned with light creasing to lower rear panel.

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