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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 2132059
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Small knock to base of spine. Wrapper is price-cut with some uneven browning.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1318113
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Ex-lib with stamps to prelims. Spine bumped. Slight grubbiness to endpapers and textblock, small biro mark to lower edge of textblock. Some erased pencil marks to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is slightly creased to spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 2131090
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Wrapper is price-cut with some browning and a few grubby marks.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF INSECTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by E.F. Linssen. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 2130454
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers book no. 17. New edition. With over 150 colour illustrations and 96 line drawings and 30 photographs. In rare advertising wrapper. With a section on spiders. ISBN: 072321574X. Small bump along bottom edge of front cover and to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with edge-creasing and a few chips and nicks.

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ANTS (NN 59)
Written by M.V. Brian. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1816254
Published by Collins. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A 'New Naturalist' publication. Green cloth. Dr. Brian considers the most recent research on the zoology, ecology & social life of the group, as well as the relationship of ants to other insects. Particular emphasis is given to the importance of communication in 'ant society'. Complex distribution maps. 16 b/w plates and 2 specially commissioned colour plates by Gordon Riley. ISBN: 0002193787. Foxing to text block especially top edge else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine (as is usual within this series). Dustwrapper is covered with publisher's clear plastic, stuck down to edges at verso, glue has slightly bled through on rear panel.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1712866
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Light foxing to text block edge otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper has been price clipped by publisher with a new price label beside. Wrapper is a little browned.

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