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GROUSE (NN 107)
Written by Adam Watson; Robert Moss.
Stock no. 2126105
Published by Collins. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 107. Green boards. ISBN: 9780007150977. Some foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper spine is lightly faded with a little edge-creasing.

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TERNS (NN 123)
Written by David Cabot; Ian Nisbet.
Stock no. 2126101
Published by Collins. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. The first book on the natural history of British and Irish terns since 1934. ISBN: 9780007412471.

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PARTRIDGES (NN 121)
Written by G.C. Potts.
Stock no. 2126100
Published by Collins. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth gilt title to spine. No. 121 in New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007418701.

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BIRD POPULATIONS (NN 124)
Written by Ian Newton.
Stock no. 2126098
Published by Collins. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. The author explores bird populations and what causes their fluctuation – food supplies, competitors, predators, parasites, pathogens and human activity. ISBN: 9780007429530. Light foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper has small brown mark to top of spine; a little edge-creasing.

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WILDFOWL (NN 110)
Written by David Cabot.
Stock no. 2126093
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 110. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007146581. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper a little edge-creased with fading to spine.

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STORE MOSSE
Written by Gunnar Hedlund. Illustrated by Gunnar Hedlund.
Stock no. 2126087
Published by Arena. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. White cloth, black titles. Text in Swedish. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9178430631. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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WADERS (NN 65)
Written by W.G. Hale.
Stock no. 1816301
Published by Collins. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Habitats, distribution, variation, breeding biology, migration, wintering, roosting, moulting, feeding, evolution and conservation. New Naturalist series. Green boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002197278. Foxing to top edge of text block else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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BRITISH THRUSHES (NN 63)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1816300
Published by Collins. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine. 24 b/w plates. Maps, diagrams and text figures. A detailed research into the six true species of thrush breeding in the British Isles; including a chapter of Britain's vagrant thrushes and a further substantial chapter on the seven species of small chat-like thrushes of the British Isles, including the Nightingale and the Robin. ISBN: 0002196700. Heavy foxing to top edge of text block but contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has clear laminate attached causing slight bleeding of text and image.

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BRITISH TITS (NN 62)
Written by Christopher M. Perrins.
Stock no. 1816299
Published by Collins. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth boards. A study dealing with seven species of tit, including their social lives, intelligence, adaptiveness as well as the general behaviour and biology of these most popular of British birds. 16 b/w photos plus numerous diagrams. 304 pages includes index. ISBN: 0002195372. Foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little grubby to rear panel, light wear to lower edge.

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BRITISH BIRDS OF PREY (NN 60)
Written by Leslie H. Brown.
Stock no. 1816298
Published by Collins. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A 'New Naturalist' publication. Green cloth. A study of Britain's 24 diurnal raptors.16 b/w plates, with 15 plates including at least 2 photographic studies. This book contains a wealth of scientific information on 15 resident, 7 vagrant and 2 migrant species of eagles, falcons, hawks and vultures in Britain. The detailed tables, maps, figures and bibliography indicate the depth of research in this study. ISBN: 0002194058. Foxing to text block and a few spots to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE BIRD
Written by Jules Michelet. Illustrated by H. Giacomelli.
Stock no. 2125965
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1883. Almost very good condition.

Red leather binding with raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers and outer page edges. New edition, Revised. Scuffing and wear to covers; some chipping of leather. Split to top of spine. Looks like a library/area crest in gilt to front cover. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper.

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A HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS (2 VOLS)
Written by Thomas Bewick. Illustrated by Thomas Bewick.
Stock no. 2125941
1809. Very good condition.

Two volumes, green leather spine and corners, raised bands, gilt titles and decorations on spine. Newcastle, printed by Edward Walker for R.E. Bewick; sold by him and Longman and Co. London. Vol I Land Birds; Vol II Water Birds. Wood engravings by Bewick. Spines are very browned. Wear to corners. Foxing and page browning.

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