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THE JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR THE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF NATURAL HISTORY VOLUME 4 PART 2
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819479
Published by Society For The Bibliography Of Natural History. 1963. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pages 85-152, January 1963. Paper wraps. B/w illustrations. Contents include: A hitherto unknown book on Entomology; The North American Birds of Thomas Pennant; Notes chiefly on the plates of Wilson's American Ornithology; Seemann's "Flora Vitensis"; and more. Browning to cover edges.

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BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS
Written by Stuart McNeill. Illustrated by Christian Sepp; Jan Christiaan Sepp.
Stock no. 1819072
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1978. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Printed on light brown paper. Colour illustrations. 234 pages. ISBN: 0718116887. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded and browned, a little grubby.

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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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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 2131940
Published by Penguin. Circa 1945. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial paperwraps. Staples have rusted - some brown rust marks to pages next to staples. Small stain to rear cover, which goes through a couple of pages at rear. A bit of page edge creasing. Contents are still very good.

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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 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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WILDFLOWERS, BUTTERFLIES & TREES OF THE SLAD VALLEY AND THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Richard Morris.
Stock no. 2131144
Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780953633968. SIGNED by author to title page. Light bumping 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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GRASSHOPPERS & CRICKETS (NN120)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1817552
Published by Collins. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

Green cloth gilt title to spine. No. 120 in New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007277230. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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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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THE INSECT MAN
Written by Eleanor Doorly. Illustrated by Robert Gibbings.
Stock no. 2129836
Published by W. Heffer & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A tale of how the Yew Tree children went to France to hear the story of Jean Henri Fabre in the places where he lived and to see the homes of some fo the insects whose life-story he has written. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. Illustrated with Woodcuts. xv and 170 pages. Wear to cover edges; some brown spotting. Wrapper is price-cut with some large tears and chips; loss to top and tail of spine and couple of corners; foxed.

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MOTHS (NN 90)
Written by Michael E.N. Majerus.
Stock no. 1817299
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 90. Green cloth, gilt titles. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201410. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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