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ECOLOGICAL ADAPTATIONS FOR BREEDING IN BIRDS
Written by David Lack. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1819228
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ornithologists have been collecting data on the breeding habits of birds for many years. This book is an interpretation of the main adaptations of birds for breeding. A comprehensive survey so that readers can see what is known, and what remains to be discovered, and hence may be stimulated to add to knowledge. Red cloth boards, brown title block with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0412112205. Reprint. Name in ink to front endpaper. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine.

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MOSSES & LIVERWORTS (NN 97)
Written by Ron Porley; Nick Hodgetts.
Stock no. 1318782
Published by Collins. Circa 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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TEXT-BOOK OF PALAEONTOLOGY VOL. III MAMMALIA
Written by Karl A. Von Zittel; Max Schlosser; et al.
Stock no. 2132742
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Revised by Schlosser. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some uneven fading/mottling to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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HANDBOOK OF GEOLOGICAL TERMS AND GEOLOGY
Written by David Page.
Stock no. 2132741
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1st 1859. Fair condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Some damp marking to covers. Splits to spines, with some loss of cloth - stitching can be seen. Joints are cracked. Page edge browning. A working copy.

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THE CHAIN OF LIFE IN GEOLOGICAL TIME
Written by J.W. Dawson.
Stock no. 2132740
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1880. Very good condition.

Dark grey cloth with gilt titles and black decorations. A Sketch of the Origin and Succession of Animals and Plants. B/w illustrations. Spine is bumped, with browning. Corners are bumped. Foxing to outer page edges.

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ECOLOGY OF SALT MARSHES AND SAND DUNES
Written by D.S Ranwell.
Stock no. 2132736
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Comparing and contrasting the salt marsh and sand dune habitats and the ecological processes operating within them. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and charts. ISBN: 0412105004. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and edges.

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CAPE BULBS
Written by Richard L. Doutt.
Stock no. 2132682
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713476648.

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MARINE GAME FISHES OF THE WORLD
Written by Francesca La Monte. Illustrated by Janet Roemhild.
Stock no. 2132678
Published by Doubleday & Company, Inc.. 1st USA 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with salmon colour title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. Browning to covers. Name to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with laminate and surface paper loss and damage.

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FLIGHT OF THE STORM PETREL
Written by Ronald M. Lockley. Illustrated by Noel W. Cusa.
Stock no. 2132671
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The strange lives of the Storm Petrel. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 0715382195. Some fading to cover edges; a few marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with browned spine and edges.

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THE BRITISH AMPHIBIA AND REPTILES
Written by L. Harrison Matthews. Illustrated by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 2132669
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards decorated with black illustrations. Field Study Books Series. B/w illustrations. Colour illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with foxing, browning, edge-creasing and chipping; a little loss.

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FALCONS AND FALCONRY
Written by Frank Illingworth.
Stock no. 2132666
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. B/w photos. 111 pages. Some page browning and foxspots.

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THE LIVES OF BATS
Written by Wilfried Schober.
Stock no. 2132665
Published by Croom Helm. 1984. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Translated from the German by Sylvia Furness. Revised by A.M. Hutson. Large format. Blue cloth with white title to spine and vignette of bat to front cover. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0709923899. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut.

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