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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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FISHES
Written by Brian Wildsmith. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.
Stock no. 1815518
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1968. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Helping children to become aware of the beauty of the world around them. Large oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Superb full-page colour illustrations every page. Boards lightly bowed, lower edges lightly rubbed, some light browning. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned at spine and has a small nick to top front spine edge.

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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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FRESHWATER FISHERIES MANAGEMENT
Written by Robin G. Templeton.
Stock no. 1605848
Published by Fishing News (Books) Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

Green card wraps. Severn-Trent Water Authority. 190 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0852381301. Corners rubbed. Light browning to outer page edges. Previous owner sticker to half-title page.

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THE TROUT (NMN 21)
Written by W.E. Frost; M.E. Brown.
Stock no. 1808821
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. Boards unevenly faded, mainly to spine. Browning to text block, contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is edge-worn with a few smalll chips and lightly browned.

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