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INSECT NATURAL HISTORY (NN 8)
Written by A.D. Imms.
Stock no. 1823043
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a 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. Cover lightly faded. Text block browned. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine with chips to top & tail, rear panel is slightly grubby.

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SAPROXYLIC BEETLES: THEIR ROLE AND DIVERSITY IN EUROPEAN WOODLAND AND TREE HABITATS
Written by J. Buse; K.N.A. Alexander; T. Ranius; T. Assmann.
Stock no. 2135528
Published by Pensoft Publishers. 1st 2009. Very good condition.

Proceedings of the 5th Symposium and Workshop on the Conservation of Saproxylic Beetles. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. B/w maps and tables. ISBN: 9546425079. Some wear and creasing along cover edges.

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SPIDERS OF BORNEO: WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO BRUNEI
Written by Joseph K.H. Koh; Leong Tzi Ming.
Stock no. 2135419
Published by Opus Productions Inc.. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9789833987511. Still in original shrink wrap - UNUSED! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE COLOUR IDENTIFICATION GUIDE TO CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Jim Porter.
Stock no. 2135356
1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photographs. ISBN: 0670875090. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to title page. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper has some fading to spine, with grubby marks in places.

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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 1321264
Published by Penguin. Circa 1947. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial boards. Slight wear to corners. Contents clean.

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GRASSHOPPERS & CRICKETS (NN 120)
Written by Ted Benton.
Stock no. 1821646
Published by Collins. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

No. 120 in New Naturalist Series. A comprehensive account of the appearance, variations, behaviour, habitat, life-cycles and distribution of all the native British species of bush-crickets, groundhoppers and grasshoppers. Green cloth gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007277230. Minor creasing to dustwrapper at base of spine.

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THE WORLD OF THE HONEYBEE (NN 29)
Written by Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1821597
Published by Collins. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 29. Green cloth, gilt titles. Two colour photos and 87 b/w photos. Board corners lightly bumped. Green cloth boards have faint uneven fading (minor). Minor foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, slightly faded to spine, top 1.5" of spine has been torn off and re-stuck together with clear tape to verso, loss to top front panel, a few marks present.

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A CHECK LIST OF BRITISH INSECTS
Written by Georeg Sidney Kloet; Walter Douglas Hincks.
Stock no. 1821268
Published by T. Buncle & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Red suede limp boards, gilt title to spine. All edges gilt. Printed on thin tissue paper. lix and 483 pages including subscribers list to rear. Spine slightly faded, boards a little grubby. Minor nibble to lower corner of text block. Book plate to front pastedown. Front hinge starting to pull but binding tight.

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BRITISH RED DATA: BOOK 2. INSECTS
Written by D.B. Shirt.
Stock no. 1821265
Published by Nature Conservancy Council. 1987. Very good condition.

Britain's most endangered species. Edited by D.B. Shirt. Red glazed boards, black titles. B/w photos of landscape. xliv & 402 pages including index. ISBN: 0861393805. Corners bumped & rubbed, top corners boards exposed. A few marks to text block. Contents fine.

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LADYBIRDS (NN 81)
Written by Michael E.N. Majerus.
Stock no. 1319502
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 81. 16 colour plates and over 150 b/w photos and drawings. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 369 pages including index. ISBN: 0002199343. Dustwrapper spine is sunned causing slight discolouration. Light foxing to top edge of textblock.

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FABRE'S BOOK OF INSECTS
Written by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell; Dr. R. Macfie; J.H. Fabre. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1819857
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1921. Very good condition.

Retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' Translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques" by Mrs. R.Stawell. Cream cloth boards, gilt titles and decorations. Embossed vignette of dragonfly to rear board. 12 colour plates. vii and 184 pages. Covers slightly grubby and a little scuffed. Text block browned. Contemporary gift inscription in ink to free front endpaper has bled through to imprint on half-title page. Foxing to endpapers. Half-title page and last page heavily browned. A few margin marks. All plates present. Plate opposite page 64 (Psyche) has a closed tear to the mount which has been expertly repaired.

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FABRE'S BOOK OF INSECTS
Written by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell; J.H. Fabre. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1319027
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st USA 1921. Very good condition.

Retold from Alexander Teixeira De Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques". Green cloth, gilt titles and borders. 12 beautiful tipped in colour plates with tissue guards. 271 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. A few small marks and some slight scuffing to covers. Some foxspots to contents, mainly at page edges.

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