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THE MAMMALS OF SOUTH AFRICA
Written by Austin Roberts. Illustrated by P.J. Smit.
Stock no. 2139188
Published by Central News Agency. 1st SOUTH AFRICA 1951. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine is very browned with foxing. Other fade and browning marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to prelims. Grubby margin marks throughout. Musty odour to book.

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MAMMALS OF THE SEAS
Written by Richard Mark Martin.
Stock no. 2139129
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0713408251. Page edges are browned. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; chips and nicks to edges; some browning.

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LEMURS OF MADAGASCAR AND THE COMOROS: THE IUCN RED DATA BOOK
Written by Caroline Harcourt; Jane Thornback.
Stock no. 1823715
Published by Iucn. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

The plight of all lemur species and options for their conservation. Red glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 2880329574. Boards lightly scuffed. Page 181/182 creased leaving impressions on facing pages (printing error). Else clean.

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MAMMALS OF THE WORLD (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Ernest P. Walker; John L. Paradiso; et al.
Stock no. 1823710
Published by The John Hopkins University Press. 3rd 1978. Nearly fine condition.

Third Edition. Two volumes in slipcase. Green cloth boards, gilt title on black to spines. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0801816572. Reprint of third edition. A very nice set contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly worn at open corners.

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AUSTRALIA'S VANISHING MAMMALS: ENDANGERED AND EXTINCT NATIVE SPECIES
Written by Tim Flannery; Paula Kendall; Karen Wynn-Moylan.
Stock no. 2138646
Published by Rd Press. 1st AUSTRALIA 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards with white titles. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0864381611. A few knocks along cover edges. Wrapper is a bit faded to spine and some edges.

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THE LIFE STORY OF A TIGER
Written by A.F. Mockler-Ferryman. Illustrated by Harry Dixon.
Stock no. 2136953
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth covers; pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. Spine is very browned. Some grubby marks to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges and throughout. All plates present.

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THE HISTORY OF BRITISH MAMMALS
Written by Derek Yalden. Illustrated by Priscilla Barrett; Derek Yalden.
Stock no. 1322611
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. B/w distribution maps. ISBN: 0856611107. Spine bumped. Light scuff mark to front cover. Minimal rubbing to wrapper edges.

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BRITISH MAMMALS (NN 21)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 1823039
Published by Collins. 2nd 1968. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. 16 colour plates, 48 b/w photos. 92 figures in the text. Green cloth, gilt titles. Second edition. Light tape marks to endpapers. Tiny name and date in ink to front endpaper. Imprint caused by sun shining through dustwrapper to green cloth spine. Foxing to text block else contents clean. A few very small, minor marks to dustwrapper which is otherwise fine.

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THE FOX
Written by Thomas F. Dale; Alfred E.T. Watson. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; G.D. Giles.
Stock no. 2136032
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1906. Very good condition.

Fur, Feather and Fin Series. Pictorial cloth with red titles. 8 b/w plates. A few marks to covers; some bumping to spine. Some foxing and browning.

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THE MOLE (NMN 22)
Written by Kenneth Mellanby.
Stock no. 1822369
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than 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. Light fading to boards following the design of the dustwrapper. Text block lightly browned. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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BADGER (NN 114)
Written by Timothy J. Roper.
Stock no. 1821654
Published by Collins. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This book explores every aspect of the biology and behaviour of these fascinating animals. New Naturalist Series. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007320417. Pictorial dustwrapper is very slightly faded to spine (common with this series).

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OTTER COUNTRY IN SEARCH OF THE WILD OTTER
Written by Miriam Darlington. Illustrated by Kelly Dyson.
Stock no. 1320964
Published by Granta. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Mint green boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847084859. Minimal bumping to spine. Minimal creasing to top edge of wrapper spine.

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