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THE STORY OF MIGRATION
Written by E.A.R. Ennion. Illustrated by E.A.R. Ennion.
Stock no. 1816412
Published by George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A simple and direct approach to migration involving birds, mammals, reptiles, rish and insects. Light blue/grey cloth boards, blue title to spine and vignette of swallows to front. B/w illustrations. Light fading to top & tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown mostly hidden by the front flap of dustwrapper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is worn at top of spine and torn, spine is browned. 2" loss to top spine edge of rear panel of dustwrapper, 1" closed tear to top and tail of vertical rear edge of dustwrapper.

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THE BIG FISH
Written by Arthur Oglesby; Lucy Money-Coutts.
Stock no. 2126569
Published by Robinson Publishing. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Adventures with record salmon and other game fish. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1854871374. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with faded spine.

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BRITISH FRESHWATER FISHES
Written by Len Cacutt.
Stock no. 2126502
Published by Croom Helm. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of their evolution. B/w photos. ISBN: 0856643203. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and faded to spine.

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THE OPEN SEA: ITS NATURAL HISTORY PART II: FISH AND FISHERIES (NN 37)
Written by Alister Hardy. Illustrated by Alister Hardy.
Stock no. 1816287
Published by Collins. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 37. Green cloth, gilt titles. Watercolour and line drawings by the author. 68 b/w photos with diagrams and maps. ISBN: 000213165X. Third impression. Light browning to text block. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine and rear panel, covered with clear sticky back plastic.

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THE FISHES OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by J. Travis Jenkins.
Stock no. 2124171
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Both fresh water and salt. Green textured boards with gilt titles and vignette. With 299 illustrations 128 of which are in full colour. 2nd edition. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned; especially browned to spine, with wear. Wrapper is also edge-creased with a few chips and tears; minimal loss. Small damp mark to bottom corner of rear cover, wrapper and some corresponding pages internally.

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THE OPEN SEA: ITS NATURAL HISTORY PART II: FISH AND FISHERIES (NN 37)
Written by Alister Hardy. Illustrated by Alister Hardy.
Stock no. 1815209
Published by Collins. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 37. Green cloth, gilt titles. Watercolour and line drawings by the author. 68 b/w photos with diagrams and maps. ISBN: 000213165X. Fourth Impression. A few marks to boards. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed with slight wear to top of spine.

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YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN HERE LAST THURSDAY
Written by Ron Holloway.
Stock no. 1608885
Published by George Mann. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed boards. The life, thoughts and meanderings of a chalk stream riverkeeper. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780954629991.

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THE TROUT (NMN 21)
Written by W.E. Frost; M.E. Brown.
Stock no. 1608267
Published by Collins. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph series. B/w photos. Trout anatomy, physiology, distribution and food, the effects of climate, water chemistry, human and other predators, their growth and weight, how to assess their age and condition. Foxing to textblock. Some foxing / browning to wrapper which has a couple of closed edge tears repaired with tape to verso.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by A. Laurence Wells.
Stock no. 2117509
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1941. Almost very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Observer's book No. 6. Describing 82 species with 76 illustrations, 64 of which are in full colour. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is very badly torn and price-cut. Loss to wrapper at base of spine; messy tape repairs to front panel and spine.

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THE SALMON (NMN 16)
Written by J.W. Jones.
Stock no. 2116260
Published by Harper And Brothers. 1st USA 1959. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. New Naturalist Monograph no. 16. 27 b/w plates. 24 diagrams. A study of the salmon's life stages. Detailed sections on spawning and homing, and a most interesting conclusion by the eminent author that salmon do not feed in fresh water. This raises an interesting question for those who indulge in fly-fishing! This book beautifully describes the strange and mysterious life history of the salmon. Some spotting to covers. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Previous owners bookplate stuck to front pastedown. Wrapper is unevenly browned.

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BACTERIAL DISEASES OF FISH
Written by Valerie Inglis; Ronald J. Roberts; Niall R. Bromage.
Stock no. 1606070
Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed boards. 312 pages including index. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0632034971. Owners ink address stamp to front endpaper.

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COARSE FISH
Written by Charles H. Wheeley.
Stock no. 1605886
Published by George Routledge and Sons Limited. Very good condition.

Routledge's Country Books. The Anglers' Library. With notes on taxidermy, fishing in the lower Thames, etc. B/w illustrations and plates. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers browned, some foxing.

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