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THE LIVES OF BATS
Written by Wilfried Schober.
Stock no. 2132665
Published by Croom Helm. 1984. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Translated from the German by Sylvia Furness. Revised by A.M. Hutson. Large format. Blue cloth with white title to spine and vignette of bat to front cover. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0709923899. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut.

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THE HANDBOOK OF BRITISH MAMMALS
Written by Gordon B. Corbet; H.N. Southern.
Stock no. 2130901
Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications. 2nd 1977. Very good condition.

B/w photos and drawings. 2nd edition. ISBN: 0632090804. Spine is faded. Light wrinkling to a few pages.

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 3. PRIMATES
Written by Don E. Wilson; Russell A. Mittermeier; Elizabeth Bennett; et al.
Stock no. 2130638
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1ST 2013. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation Internation and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553897. Wrapper has a tear hole to one edge.

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 1. CARNIVORES
Written by Don E. Wilson; Russell A. Mittermeier; Paolo Cavallini; et al.
Stock no. 2130635
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2009. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation Internation and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553491. Upto 1" tear/split to top of spine, where it appears book has been damaged - as it is also bumped. Rest of book and contents however are nearly fine. Wrapper is creased to top of spine, with a few marks.

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THE MAMMAL IN THE MIRROR: UNDERSTANDING OUR PLACE IN THE NATURAL WORLD
Written by David P. Barash; Ilona A. Barash.
Stock no. 1817315
Published by W.H. Freeman and Company. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A voyage of self-discovery. Black cloth spine with gilt title, black paper sides. ISBN: 0716733919. A few minor grubby marks mainly to text block.

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THE COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED THORBURN'S MAMMALS
Written by Gordon B. Corbet. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2127979
Published by Beaver Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1859620574. Light page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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BRITISH MAMMALS (NN 21)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 2126146
Published by Collins. 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. 16 colour plates, 48 b/w photos. 92 figures in the text. Green cloth, gilt titles. Spine is bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins. Wrapper is covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine.

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MAMMALS IN THE BRITISH ISLES (NN 68)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 1816246
Published by Collins. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. B/w photos. A synthesis of modern knowledge derived from living animals studies in the field and covering all facets of mammalian life in the British Isles. ISBN: 0002197383. Pictorial dustwrapper covered with publisher's duraseal plastic is slightly faded at spine although the number '68' is still bright, slight foxing to verso.

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MAMMALS OF THE BRITISH ISLES: HANDBOOK 4TH EDITION
Written by Stephen Harris; D.W. Yalden.
Stock no. 2124713
Published by The Mammal Society. 4th 2008. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780906282656. Heavy bump to bottom corner of front cover. A few marks to covers. Contents are still excellent.

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THE IMPERIAL COLLECTION OF AUDUBON ANIMALS
Written by John James Audubon. Illustrated by John James Audubon.
Stock no. 1815634
Published by Country Life Books. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Quadrupeds of North America. Large format. Colour illustrations. Light mottling to green boards. Browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed.

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THE MOLE (NMN 22)
Written by Kenneth Mellanby.
Stock no. 1608805
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph series. Perhaps the most engaging of all our wild animals, an account of the mole's natural history written with charm and clarity. Green cloth. 18 b/w photos and 35 text figures. 159 pages includes index. ISBN: 0002131455. Red ink, and 'Tippex', to front endpaper.

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BRITISH BATS (NN 93)
Written by John Altringham.
Stock no. 1607801
Published by Collins. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 93. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201402. Bumping at top of spine. Slight creasing to edge of wrapper. A clean bright copy.

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