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BUTTERFLIES (NN 1)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 1816336
Published by Collins. 3rd 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. New Naturalist series. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5 inches. 368 pages. 87 colour photos, 89 black and white photos, 41 maps and diagrams. A fascinating volume. 2nd reprint of third edition. Name & date in ink to front pastedown hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Foxing to text block. Base of spine lightly faded. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear laminate, browned to spine and rear panel.

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THE WORLD OF THE HONEYBEE (NN 29)
Written by Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1816292
Published by Collins. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 29. Revised edition. Green cloth, gilt titles. Two colour photos and 87 b/w photos. Name & date in ink and foxing to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, slightly faded to spine (as is usual) and browned to rear panel.

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MOTHS (NN 30)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 1816291
Published by Collins. 3rd 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. 77 colour photos, 71 b/w photos and 19 maps and diagrams. Green cloth, gilt titles. 3rd edition. ISBN: 0002194716. Browned impression to front endpaper from publishers price label on front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and foxing to text block. Some foxing to contents. Bright price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear plastic stuck to verso of dustwrapper.

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INSECT MIGRATION (NN 36)
Written by C.B. Williams.
Stock no. 1816289
Published by Collins. 2nd 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 11 colour illustrations. 22 b/w photos. 49 maps and diagrams. ISBN: 0002131013. Front board bowed inwards and has light markings. Name and date in ink to front pastedown hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Foxing to text block. Slight crinkling of contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, is fading to spine (as is usual) and lightly browned to rear panel.

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BUMBLEBEES (NN 40)
Written by John B. Free; Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1816258
Published by Collins. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A New Naturalist series no. 40. Green cloth. Illustrated with b/w photographs by Colin G. Butler, Head of the Bee Department at Rathamsted Experimental Station. A most informative guide to locating nests, facilitating capture and guidance on maintenance. This book confirms that bumblebees are social insects whose communities are at a more primitive state of cohesion and organisation than those of honeybees. The book also demonstrates that bumblebees may be easily kept under study conditions. Name & date in ink to front pastedown and is hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and foxing to endpapers. Text block browned, especially top edge. A few foxspots and minor grubby marks to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear palstic, browned to rear panel and faded to spine.

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MOTHS (NN 30)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 2125400
Published by Collins. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. 77 colour photos, 71 b/w photos and 19 maps and diagrams. Green cloth, gilt titles. Damp mark along bottom edge of front cover. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears and chips; small loss to top corner of front panel.

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BUTTERFLIES (NN 1)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 2125344
Published by Collins. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5 inches. 368 pages. 56 colour photos, 24 black and white plates, 32 distribution maps, and 9 other diagrams. A fascinating volume. Uneven fading and browning to covers. Page edge browning. A few corner creases. Wrapper is very browned to spine; some spotting and tape marks to verso; a few chips and nicks at edges.

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INSECT NATURAL HISTORY (NN 8)
Written by A.D. Imms.
Stock no. 1610509
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of absorbing interest dealing with the natural history of the insects of the British Isles. 106 colour and 104 b/w photos, 8 distribution maps and 40 diagrams. 317 pages includes index. Spine and corners bumped. Initials in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper is browned to spine, edge creased, and torn at top & tail of spine with a couple of small chips.

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BUTTERFLIES OF SURREY
Written by Graham A. Collins.
Stock no. 1815914
Published by Surrey Wildlife Trust. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of all Surrey's butterflies. Identification guide and information about each species and its distribution. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. 87 pages including index. ISBN: 095260650X.

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WATER BEETLES AND OTHER THINGS: HALF A CENTURY'S WORK
Written by F. Balfour-Browne.
Stock no. 1815867
Published by Blacklock Farries and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine.

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MORE BEETLES
Written by J.H. Fabre.
Stock no. 1815865
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1922. Very good condition.

Fourth and last volume on Beetles in the Collected English Edition of Fabre's entomological works. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine, black title and vignette to front. 322 pages including index. No illustrations. Spine cocked. Edges rubbed. Text block browned.

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BRITISH BEETLES THEIR HOMES AND HABITS
Written by Norman H. Joy.
Stock no. 1815864
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition.

Including chapters on how to identify, collect and study. B/w photos and illustrations. Top edge green. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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