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NATURAL HISTORY IN THE HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS (NN 6)
Written by Frank Fraser Darling.
Stock no. 2126154
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series no. 6. 303 pages. Abundant in knowledge, lucidity and ease of style. 46 colour photos, 55 b/w photos, and 24 maps & diagrams. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Fading to covers. Name and date in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some loss; also browned with foxing.

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WILD FLOWERS (NN 5)
Written by John Gilmour; Max Walters.
Stock no. 2126153
Published by Collins. 3rd 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 5. Green cloth, gilt titles. 45 colour photos, 27 b/w photos and 3 line drawings. Spine is faded. Trailing splash mark to front cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut and has been covered with clear adhesive film; browned.

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THE ART OF BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION (NN 14)
Written by Wilfrid Blunt.
Stock no. 2126151
Published by Collins. 1971. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A complete and critical survey of the subject of botanical illustration. Green cloth. 47 colour plates, 32 b/w plates and 75 figures in the text. 303 pages includes index. Spine is faded. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine and along a couple of edges.

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BRITISH PLANT LIFE (NN 10)
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 2126148
Published by Collins. 3rd 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth covers. Third edition. With 53 colour photographs by John Markham, Brian Perkins, F. Ballard and others. 27 photographs in b/w; 8 maps and 2 diagrams. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint is a little cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is unevenly browned. A few closed tears underneath film.

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TREES WOODS AND MAN (NN 32)
Written by Herbert L. Edlin.
Stock no. 2126142
Published by Collins. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The past, present and future of British trees and woodlands. Green cloth. 27 colour plates. 30 b/w photographs. 2 line drawings. A New Naturalist publication. Bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned, with a few chips and nicks.

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FLOWERS OF THE COAST (NN 24)
Written by Ian Hepburn.
Stock no. 2126141
Published by Collins. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 24. Green cloth, gilt titles. 17 colour photos. 43 b/w photos and 14 line drawings and maps. ISBN: 000213067X. Fading and bumping to spine. Some bumping to corners. A few spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and a few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film, which is also browned and is starting to come unstuck along verso edges. Some chipping to top of spine.

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GRASS AND GRASSLANDS (NN 48)
Written by Ian Moore.
Stock no. 2126136
Published by Collins. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 48. B/w photos. Spine is faded. A few white spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine and rear panel.

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THE POLLINATION OF FLOWERS (NN 54)
Written by Michael Proctor; Peter Yeo.
Stock no. 2126119
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. ISBN: 0002131781. Spotting to covers and foxing to outer page edges. Duraseal removed. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning to spine.

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MUSHROOMS AND TOADSTOOLS (NN 7)
Written by John Ramsbottom. Illustrated by Paul L. De Laszlo.
Stock no. 1816334
Published by Collins. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. A Study of the Activities of Fungi containing a wealth of information about these much neglected plants. 84 colour and 58 b/w photos. 306 pages includes index. ISBN: 0002194805. Name & date in ink to front pastedown hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Foxing to endpapers, text block and title page, also a few page margins. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned, lightly faded to spine, covered in clear laminate.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF POLLINATION (NN 83)
Written by Michael Proctor; Peter Yeo; Andrew Lack.
Stock no. 1816265
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series no. 83. Colour and b/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 000219905X. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine (title obliterated) but '83' still good.

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LICHENS (NN 86)
Written by Oliver Gilbert.
Stock no. 1816264
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 86. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002200813. Foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine (as is usual for this series).

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VEGETATION OF BRITAIN AND IRELAND (NN 122)
Written by Michael Proctor.
Stock no. 1816260
Published by William Collins. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. The author discusses the development of the landscape of Britain and Ireland from prehistoric times, including the influence of people and their agricultural practices on the vegetation. ISBN: 9780002201483. A few scuff marks to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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