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New Naturalist series. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5". 272 pages. An authoritative work of outstanding interest. Many attractive colour plates - also black and white photo illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Name and date in ink to front pastedown. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with browned spine and a couple of small patches of surface paper damage to rear panel.
THE FORMS OF WATER IN CLOUDS & RIVERS, ICE & GLACIERS
Written by John Tyndall.
Stock no. 1820171
Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.. 12th 1899. Good condition.
Twelfth Edition. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, blind series logo to front and rear board. The International Scientific Series. B/w frontis and text illustrations. xix and 192 pages. Spine browned, boards unevenly faded and marked. Text block browned. Hinges pulled but binding is tight. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks to contents.
THE BRISTOL AVON A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Josephine Jeremiah.
Stock no. 2133548
Published by Phillimore. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
From Source to Avonmouth. A nostalgic collection of well-captioned prints and photographs of life along the Bristol Avon over the centuries. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860773621.
THE YORKSHIRE OUSE: THE HISTORY OF A RIVER NAVIGATION
Written by Baron F. Duckham.
Stock no. 1819826
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A clear and comprehensive account of man's improvement and use of the tide-way and upper reaches of one of England's greatest rivers. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Ticketed label to front pastedown. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed, edge-rubbed and worn with some surface paper loss to front panel.
A biography of the river, from source to sea. Exploring its history from prehistoric times to the present day. 490 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780701172848. Small mark to outer page edges. Wrapper spine is faded. Also: Wrapper appears to have been cut (apparently by publisher?), so that it has waves of the Thames river, going upto the bridges.
A history of the Swaziland Bushveld. Matt green pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0620280085. Corners bumped, boards a little grubby at vertical edges. Minor foxing to text block.
Taking the reader on a journey from the source of one of Britain's loveliest rivers all along its twisting meandering course to the sea via those often unregarded but extremely useful structures, the bridges that cross it. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951858998. A couple of minor foxspots to prelims. Spine slightly faded.
Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0861380045. Some wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. A few light marks.
A Natural History of Plants, Animals and People. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780195122077.
NIAGARA FALLS AND RIVER
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125807
1948. Almost very good condition.
Oblong format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. Title to front cover is 'Niagara Falls Canada' Colored Pictures and Story. Some scuff/surface paper damage marks to covers. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. Some foxing.
THE DELIGHTFUL LIFE OF PLEASURE ON THE THAMES AND AN ANGLER'S PERFECT SPORT
Written by James Englefield.
Stock no. 2125271
Published by Horace Cox. 1912. Very good condition.
Green cloth with gilt titles. by 'Red Quill' (James Englefield. Affording Useful Hints to Enhance the Enjoyment of its Season Visitors, and Others; and to Improve some Methods of Sport. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Bookplate stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing, mostly to endpapers.
THE RIVER SCENERY AT THE HEAD OF THE VALE OF NEATH
Written by F.J. North.
Stock no. 2124796
Published by National Museum of Wales. 3rd 1949. Very good condition.
Third Edition revised and enlarged. Grey cardwraps. B/w photos. 110 pages including index plus 31 plates. Some wear to spine. Creasing to a few corners. White correction fluid to top of first (blank) page.