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Six Plants that Transformed Mankind. Brown cloth spine with green title block and gilt title. Pictorial paper boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and has a few minor marks.
A Practical Guide to Wood. Beige cloth boards with brown titles and small pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations throughout. Lower edge of rear board has a few indentations. Contents clean. Musty odour present.
Different colour pictorial boards. Text is in Italian. Numerous colour photos throughout. Volumes 1-6 all have a clear cover taped to pastedowns, with sticky residue/transfer to opposite pages. Different editions of each of these volumes - mostly published during the 1990s. Some spines are faded.
Fifteenth Edition. Revised by Simon, Dormer & Hartshorne. This edition has new sections on ecosystems and environmental pollution, and all measurements have been converted to SI units. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0723106142. Reprint of the 15th edition. Pastedowns lightly browned. Text block lightly browned. Previous owner's details in ink to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean. Green dustwrapper is faded and scuffed.
New Naturalist No. 74. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 21 colour photos and over 160 photos and diagrams in b/w. ISBN: 0002193833. There is light foxing to the textblock (mainly to top edge) and a small stain to lower corner tip of rear free-endpaper.. Dustwrapper is just a tiny bit edge rubbed but is faded to spine as is usual with this series.
No. 117 in New Naturalist Series. Much needed insight into the variety of galls of different types caused by a wide range of organisms including fungi, insects and mites. Green cloth gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201438. Very minor marks to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at base of spine (minor) and slightly grubby to rear panel.
New Naturalist 116. A fascinating account of the natural history of the insects and mites that inhabit our farms and gardens, and feed on our cultivated plants. Green cloth boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007338498. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed to base of spine and is lightly marked to rear panel.
The 100th volume in the New Naturalist series. vix + 609 pages. Colour photos. Green cloth. ISBN: 0007202431. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is very slightly scuffed to rear panel.
New Naturalist series. 3rd Edition. Green cloth. 14 colour photos. 30 b/w photographs. 2 line drawings. ISBN: 0002132303. Reprint of 3rd edition. Slight fading across top edge of boards. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is creased across the top by the publisher's laminate covering.
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. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at rear edges of flaps, minor grubby line to top edge of rear panel.
New Naturalist No. 24. Green cloth, gilt titles. 17 colour photos. 43 b/w photos and 14 line drawings and maps. ISBN: 000213067X. Lower board corners lightly bumped. Text block browned. Foxing to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine (as is usual) and the number 24 at top of spine is illegible, edge-tears and a few small chips.
With a Key to the Species. Second Edition, New Naturalist Series no. 19. With 61 photographs in colour by Robert Atkinson and others, 39 photographs in black and white, 19 text figures and 44 distribution maps. xviii and 366 pages. ISBN: 0002195496. Text block browned with a couple of foxspots to vertical edge which bleed into the page margin just slightly. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and with some foxing, edge-rubbed with a few small chips top top & tail of spine.