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NATURAL HISTORY GENERAL

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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 2126121
Published by Collins. 2ND 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 82. Second Edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. ISBN: 0007197160. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Some edge creasing to wrapper.

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WYE VALLEY (NN 105)
Written by George Peterken.
Stock no. 2126102
Published by Collins. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New naturalist No. 105. Green covers. ISBN: 9780007160686. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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BOOKS AND NATURALISTS (NN 112)
Written by David Elliston Allen.
Stock no. 2126092
Published by Collins. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 112. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007240845. A few indentation marks to top of front cover and corresponding ones to dustwrapper. Foxing to top of page edges. Contents are still excellent. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.

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HEATHLANDS (NN 72)
Written by Nigel Webb.
Stock no. 2126056
Published by Collins. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series No. 72. Green cloth. 20 colour photos and over 100 b/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0002190206. Tiny bump to base of spine. Some page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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LONDON'S NATURAL HISTORY (NN 3)
Written by R.S.R. Fitter. Illustrated by Eric Hosking.
Stock no. 1816335
Published by Collins. 1946. Very good condition in a 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. Boards unevenly faded. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to text block, a few foxspots to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut and covered with clear laminate, large diagonal tear to front panel repaired with aged tape, rear panel browned.

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF MAN IN BRITAIN (NN 18)
Written by H.J. Fleure; Margaret Davies.
Stock no. 1816333
Published by Collins. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition. New Naturalist series. Conceived as a study of changing relations between Men and Environments. Green cloth. 32 colour photos, 37 b/w photos, 76 line drawings. ISBN: 0002131536. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to text block and some margins else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly browned and slightly grubby to rear panel, covered with clear laminate.

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MOUNTAINS AND MOORLANDS (NN 11)
Written by W.H. Pearsall.
Stock no. 1816332
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a 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. 3rd impression. Boards marked. Name & date in ink to front pastedown is hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Foxing to endpapers and text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly sunned to spine and covered with clear laminate.

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PEDIGREE: WORDS FROM NATURE (NN 56)
Written by Stephen Potter; Laurens Sargent.
Stock no. 1816296
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. This volume is about neither plants, animals nor other creatures, but about their names and about words which have their origins in Nature. ISBN: 000213179X. Foxing and browning to top edge of text block else a nice copy. Publisher's clear duraseal cover has been removed from dustwrapper (no damage), spine slightly faded.

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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 1816266
Published by Collins. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 82, 50 years edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. ISBN: 000219998X. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper with '50 years' celebratory sticker to front panel is slightly faded to spine (as is usual with this series).

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LAKELAND (NN 92)
Written by Derek Ratcliffe.
Stock no. 1816263
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The wildlife of Cumbria. New Naturalist series. Colour and b/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 000711303X. Slight foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is very slightly faded to spine (as is normal for this series).

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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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A COUNTRY PARISH (NN 9)
Written by A.W. Boyd.
Stock no. 1816242
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series no. 9. Green cloth. An account of the Country Parish of Great Budworth in the County of Cheshire. 34 colour photographs. 48 b/w photographs. 9 text figures. Browning and minor foxing to text block especially the top edge. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. A few small margin marks related to ageing. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear plastic film (starting to come loose stickiness and thus beginning to come away), protecting from further damage to small chip at top of spine and 1" closed tear. Dustwrapper spine is browned, as is the rear panel.

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