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ECOLOGICAL ADAPTATIONS FOR BREEDING IN BIRDS
Written by David Lack. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1819228
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ornithologists have been collecting data on the breeding habits of birds for many years. This book is an interpretation of the main adaptations of birds for breeding. A comprehensive survey so that readers can see what is known, and what remains to be discovered, and hence may be stimulated to add to knowledge. Red cloth boards, brown title block with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0412112205. Reprint. Name in ink to front endpaper. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine.

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ECOLOGY OF SALT MARSHES AND SAND DUNES
Written by D.S Ranwell.
Stock no. 2132736
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Comparing and contrasting the salt marsh and sand dune habitats and the ecological processes operating within them. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and charts. ISBN: 0412105004. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and edges.

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THE MAMMAL IN THE MIRROR: UNDERSTANDING OUR PLACE IN THE NATURAL WORLD
Written by David P. Barash; Ilona A. Barash.
Stock no. 1817315
Published by W.H. Freeman and Company. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A voyage of self-discovery. Black cloth spine with gilt title, black paper sides. ISBN: 0716733919. A few minor grubby marks mainly to text block.

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COMMUNITY STRUCTURE AND THE NICHE
Written by Paul S. Giller.
Stock no. 2127989
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w graphs and illustrations. ISBN: 0412251108. Spine is faded. Couple of corners are a little creased. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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GUIDE TO MT KAINDI: BACKGROUND TO MONTANE NEW GUINEA ECOLOGY
Written by J.L. Gressitt; Nalini Nadkarni. Illustrated by Margaret K. Gressitt.
Stock no. 2127988
Published by Wau Ecology Institute. 1978. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Handbook No. 5. B/w illustrations and photos. Foxing to covers and some internal pages. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT OF GAMEBIRDS
Written by Peter J. Hudson; Michael R.W. Rands.
Stock no. 2127755
Published by Bsp Professional Books. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and graphs. ISBN: 0632018348. Some browning to covers. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to outer page edges.

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ECOLOGY OF WORLD VEGETATION
Written by O.W. Archibold.
Stock no. 1816510
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

A comprehensive source of information on vegetation structure and processes in a wide range of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations and charts. xi and 510 pages including index. ISBN: 0412442906. Rear board is a little scuffed and bumped with uneven fading and original publisher's price sticker attached. Contents clean.

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ECOLOGICAL ISOLATION IN BIRDS
Written by David Lack. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1816492
Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth. A critical and new assessment of the importance of ecological isolation between species in nature. Line drawings, diagrams & maps. Top edge orange. ISBN: 0632068701. Bookplate of Bryan L. Sage (distinguished naturalist) to front pastedown. A few minor foxspots. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased, and browned at spine.

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AVIAN ECOLOGY
Written by C.M. Perrins; T.R. Birkhead.
Stock no. 1816488
Published by Blackie. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Tertiary Level Biology series. Directed at the advanced undergraduate, the immediate postgraduate, and the serious amateur wishing to know more about the ways of birds. Yellow pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0216914779. Bookplate of Bryan L. Sage (a distinguished naturalist) to inside front cover. Contents clean.

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PRIMARY SUCCESSION ON LAND
Written by J. Miles; D.W.H. Walton.
Stock no. 2126545
Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Special Publication Series of the British Ecological Society Number 12. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0632035471. Light bumping along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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GUIDELINES FOR BASELINE ECOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT
No author listed.
Stock no. 2126531
Published by E. & F.N. Spon. 1997. Almost very good condition.

Glazed boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 0419205101. Ex-lib. with some usual markings. Bumping to corners and cover edges.

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PESTICIDES AND POLLUTION (NN 50)
Written by Kenneth Mellanby.
Stock no. 2126137
Published by Collins. 1st 1967. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A book dealing with an immense problem - man's pollution of the planet he lives on. Calm, logical and dispassionate, but deeply moving and disturbing. Green cloth. 23 illustrations. 221pp includes index. Spine is faded. Some spotting and marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Front endpaper has slight crease. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine; underneath that - some tape repairs to edges and ink tick marks to titles on rear panel.

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