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AMPHIBIANS: THE WORLD OF FROGS, TOADS, SLAMANDERS AND NEWTS
Written by Robert Hofrichter.
Stock no. 2139443
Published by Firefly Books (u.S.) Inc.. 1st USA 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 155209541X. Small knocks to a couple of corners. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO WESTERN REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS (THE PETERSON FIELD GUIDE SERIES)
Written by Robert C. Stebbins. Illustrated by Robert C. Stebbins.
Stock no. 1823705
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company Boston. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Field marks of all species in western North America. Green cloth boards, dark green titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. xiv and 279 pages including index. ISBN: 0395082110. Fourth printing. Boards clean, tail of spine lightly worn. Endpapers browned, contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed with a couple of small closed tears (no loss), one tiny chip to front vertical edge.

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REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS OF AUSTRALIA
Written by Harold G. Cogger.
Stock no. 1823696
Published by Reed. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Revised and expanded. A basis for detailed studies of the biology and ecology of Australian reptiles and frogs and for anyone wishing to broaden their knowledge of Australia's wildlife. Green cloth boards, white titles. B/w & colour photos and distribution maps. xxi and 688 pages including index. ISBN: 073010088X. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at top of spine and has a few minor marks.

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SLEEPY TIME TALES OF PRIMROSE WOOD
Written by Sheila Hodgetts.
Stock no. 2138067
Published by Purnell & Sons, Ltd.. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cardwraps. Small oblong format. Twelve New Five Minute Bedtime Stories. Two tone illustrations. Creasing and grubby marks to spine. Browning and foxing to outer page edges and some to page margins.

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THE TALE OF MR. JEREMY FISHER
Written by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2137758
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, green lettering, pictorial onlay to front cover. 85pp. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Clear 'wrapper' is browned, has a small tear to top front panel and has some slight loss.

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FROGS, FLIES, AND DANDELIONS: SPECIATION - THE EVOLUTION OF A NEW SPECIES
Written by Menno Schilthuizen.
Stock no. 2136095
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198503938. Bumping to base of spine

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THE TALE OF MR. JEREMY FISHER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2131896
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, burgundy titles, pictorial onlay to front cover. 58 pages. Small format. ISBN: 0723205981. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some grubby marks.

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THE STORY OF THE FROG WHO WOULD A-WOOING GO
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2126686
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Large colour illustrations pages, with text on opposite page. Some b/w illustrations. Rebacked, with new cloth spine, but still retains original colour pictorial endpapers, which have been restuck. Uneven fading to cover edges; some marks. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. A few grubby finger marks. Text pages are uncut at long edge (published like this). Colour illustrations are lovely and bright.

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THE FANCIFUL FROG
Written by Ant Belmont. Illustrated by Ant Belmont.
Stock no. 2123856
Published by ABC. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A classic story of the princess and the frog with a twist in the tale and a happy ending. Told in rhyme. Small format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780957550513. SIGNED by author to verso of front endpaper, with dedication to previous owner.

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THE FANCIFUL FROG
Written by Ant Belmont. Illustrated by Ant Belmont.
Stock no. 1813344
Published by ABC. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A classic story of the princess and the frog with a twist in the tale and a happy ending. Told in rhyme. Small format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780957550513. SIGNED by the author/illustrator to verso of front endpaper.

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THE TALE OF MR. JEREMY FISHER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316349
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

Limited Edition Cased Set, special numbered edition of 100 sets to commemorate the centenary of the first publication in 1906. Small format book with cream cloth and silver titles. 56 numbered pages, all edges gilt. With explanatory leaflet giving a brief biography of Beatrix Potter and the history of the publication of The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher. Contained in a green hinged box with silver title and triangular onlay to front. Also includes a green leather foil-blocked bookmark. ISBN: 0723257299. This is copy no. 59. Presentation box is further protected by a white card slip band. Contained in original brown packaging box (with limitation details label to front) and 'cotton' (referring to the binding) written in blue biro to front. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BEE FROG
Written by Martin Waddell. Illustrated by Barbara Firth.
Stock no. 1315856
Published by Walker Books Ltd. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Bee Frog liked to pretend she was a very fierce dragon... Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to each page with text surrounding. ISBN: 9781844285419. Top corners bumped. Contents fine.

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