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NATURAL HISTORY

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THE NATURALIST'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317744
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 1st thus 2008. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book with a sporting flavour but mostly concerned with the secret life in wood and field. Black boards. B/w wood engravings. ISBN: 9781906122041. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased/rubbed.
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MOSSES & LIVERWORTS (NN 97)
Written by Ron Porley; Nick Hodgetts.
Stock no. 1317732
Published by Collins. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth. 179 colour and b/w photographs. ISBN: 0002202123. Still in original shrinkwrap.
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THE BEE-MASTER OF WARRILOW
Written by Tickner Edwardes.
Stock no. 2130121
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1920. Good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and blind title to front cover. B/w photos. 2nd edition, revised and enlarged. Damp staining to covers, which has gone through to pastedowns and booklist to rear. Scuffs and browning to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing and browning to pages, some corner creasing. A reading copy ONLY!
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THE NATURE OF CENTRAL WALES
Written by Fred Slater. Illustrated by Terence Lambert.
Stock no. 2130107
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Wildlife and Ecology of Powys, incorporating the original counties of Montgomery, Radnor and Brecon. ISBN: 0860232751. Light bumping to spine. Small tape glue marks to endpapers.
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THE SHELL GUIDE TO WILD LIFE
Written by Geoffrey Grigson. Illustrated by John Leigh-Pemberton.
Stock no. 2130104
Published by Phoenix House. 1st 1959. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Colour illustrations. Spine is bumped with grubby marks.
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SHELL NATURE STUDIES BIRDS AND BEASTS
Written by James Fisher. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 2130103
Published by Phoenix House. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Colour illustrations. Spine is bumped and a bit cocked; splits to top and tail. Scuffing to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges.
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AUSTRALIAN FISH LIFE
Written by Neville Coleman.
Stock no. 2130079
Published by Doubleday. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

North of 30°S. Revised edition. Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0868240338. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine and rear panel.
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THE YEAR OF THE GREYLAG GOOSE
Written by Konrad Lorenz; Robert Martin.
Stock no. 1817462
Published by Eyre Methuen. 1st 1979. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Translated from the German by Robert Martin. The author's fascination with geese. A remarkable record in words and pictures of the annual cycle of this beautiful and fascinating species. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0413458202. Price-cut dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at top & tail of spine.
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RARE BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by David Saunders.
Stock no. 1817454
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A personal survey of over 300 unusual visitors. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 1852602872.
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MUSHROOMS AND TOADSTOOLS (NN 7)
Written by John Ramsbottom.
Stock no. 2130000
Published by Bloomsbury Books. 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalists Series. Reprint of Collins 1953 first edition. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1870630092. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with fading to spine.
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LONDON'S NATURAL HISTORY (NN 3)
Written by R.S.R. Fitter. Illustrated by Eric Hosking.
Stock no. 2129999
Published by Collins. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A comprehensive history of a great human community in terms of the animals and plants it has displaced, changed, moved and removed, introduced, conserved, lost or forgotten. 52 colour and 41 b/w photos plus 12 maps and diagrams. 282pp includes index. Spine and cover edges are faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is browned, especially to spine, with some tears and chips; loss to top of spine and couple of edges.
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OWLS OF THE WORLD
Written by Rob Hume. Illustrated by Trevor Boyer.
Stock no. 2129873
Published by Dragon's World. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

148 species in superb colour illustrations. Large format. 192 pages. ISBN: 1850281599.
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