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THE CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES INCLUDING THE EGGS, CHRYSALIDS AND FOOD-PLANTS
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1818329
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition.

Wayside and Woodland Series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 248 pages including index. Boards a little grubby. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers.
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THE BUTTERFLIES OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Richard South.
Stock no. 1818327
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

Wayside and Woodland Series. Small format. Blue cloth, gilt decoration, colour and b/w plates. Edges rubbed, corners bumped. Rear board scuffed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and half-title page. Damp stain to base of prelims at gutter. One or two incidents of annotation in pen to margin (e.g. page 53).
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LIFE OF THE WAYSIDE & WOODLAND
Written by T.A. Coward.
Stock no. 1818322
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown cloth, gilt titles and beetle vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations. Light scuffing to rear board. Inscription in ink to front pastedown and half-title page. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Some hinges lightly pulled. Binding tight.
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THE BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES AND THEIR EGGS SECOND SERIES
Written by T.A. Coward. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1818321
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, elaborate gilt decoration to front. Gilt titles. 213 colour illustrations. Plus b/w photos. Text block grubby. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper.
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THE BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES AND THEIR EGGS - FIRST SERIES
Written by T.A. Coward. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1818320
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1921. Very good condition.

Brown leatherette with illustrated front board. A Handy Pocket Guide with 242 coloured illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. The Wayside & Woodland Series. Third impression. Light shelf wear to top & tail of spine. Faint mottling to rear board. Text block grubby. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Hinges lightly pulled. Some minor spotting to contents.
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BEES, WASPS, ANTS & ALLIED INSECTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1818319
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles, gilt vignette of bee with open wings to front. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Wayside & Woodland Series. A few light marks to boards. Foxing to text block and a few minor spots to frontispiece. Small inscription in ink to top corner of half-title page.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF GRASSES SEDGES AND RUSHES
Written by Francis Rose.
Stock no. 1318412
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 7. Revised edition. From previous editions, edited by W.J. Stokoe and A. Laurence Wells. Describing over 100 species. ISBN: 0723215332. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut and creased to front flap. Foxing to verso of wrapper spine and a few foxspots to rear panel.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES
Written by T.B. Bagenal.
Stock no. 1318411
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers series No. 6. Revised Edition. Describing 50 species with 32 colour plates. Light green boards with dark titles. ISBN: 0723200890. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with slight damp stain to spine. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear film which is stuck down to wrapper on inside of rear flap.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF DOGS
Written by Clifford L.B. Hubbard.
Stock no. 1318410
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 8. Fourth Edition. Describes 300 breeds and varieties with 148 illustrations. Red cloth, black titles. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. One joint is cracked. Dustwrapper is rubbed at edges and has a brown stain to lower half of spine. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear film which is stuck down to wrapper on inside of rear flap.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF TREES
Written by Herbert L. Edlin.
Stock no. 1318408
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 4. Describing 74 species with 51 colour illustrations and 58 half-tone photographs. ISBN: 0723215324. Spine bumped. Page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and slightly edge creased with small damp stain to top edge of front panel. Price-cut by publisher with 'new' price label alongside.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD ANIMALS
Written by Maurice Burton.
Stock no. 1318407
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 5. Revised editon. Describing 69 species with 29 colour plates and 45 black and white illustrations. Brown boards with dark titles. ISBN: 0723215030. Spine bumped. Initials in ink to front free-endpaper (W.P.A.). Page edge browning, small brown spot affects margins of last few pages. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price label alongside. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at edges.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FLAGS
Written by I.O. Evans.
Stock no. 1318406
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 29. Revised edition. Fully illustrated with 82 plates in colour and approximately 70 line drawings. Small format. Blue boards. ISBN: 0723200882. Slight bumping to spine and corners, light fading to cover edges. Light page edge browning. Dustwrapper is worn at edges.
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