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FOXES UNEARTHED: A STORY OF LOVE AND LOATHING IN MODERN BRITAIN
Written by Lucy Jones.
Stock no. 1814734
Published by Elliott And Thompson Limited. Circa 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Investigating the truth about foxes in a media landscape that often carries complex agendas. Why these animals incite such passionate love and hate. A compelling narrative adding much needed depth to the debate on foxes. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 9781783961498.

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THE OTTER
Written by James Williams.
Stock no. 1812802
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A glorious tribute to the adaptability, skills and sheer physical beauty of the otter in all its habitats across the UK. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9781906122225. Light rubbing to lower corners of boards. Contents fine. Minor stain to top of spine of dustwrapper (hard to decipher!).

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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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THE GEOGRAPHY OF MAMMALS
Written by William Lutley Sclater; Philip Lutley Sclater.
Stock no. 2118173
Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.. 1899. Almost very good condition.

Blue/green cloth with gilt title to spine. Fold-out maps. B/w illustrations. Some marks to covers; damp staining across top edge of front cover. Some uncut page edges.

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THE HORSE A BIOGRAPHY OF OUR NOBLE COMPANION
Written by Wendy Williams.
Stock no. 2117046
Published by Oneworld. 2015. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A captivating and compelling account of the early history of the horse and of our great romance with this most majestic of animals. Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. 304 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781780747934.

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MAMMALS IN THE BRITISH ISLES (NN 68)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 2116222
Published by Collins. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a 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. Some foxing and page browning. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased, with some foxing; a few other marks and indentations to rear panel.

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BADGER (NN 114)
Written by Timothy J. Roper.
Stock no. 2116168
Published by Collins. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

This book explores every aspect of the biology and behaviour of these fascinating animals. New Naturalist Series. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007320417. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE WORLD OF ROBERT BATEMAN
Written by Ramsay Derry. Illustrated by Robert Bateman.
Stock no. 1712522
Published by Viking; Madison Press Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Square format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 067083095x. Wrapper edge-worn.

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SOME BIRDS AND MAMMALS OF SOUTH AMERICA
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell; Carlos Selva Andrade. Illustrated by Axel Amuchastegui.
Stock no. 2111295
Published by The Tryon Gallery; George Rainbird. 1st 1966. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format. Quarter bound in morocco with hand marbled paper. 17 colour plates, using multi-colour lithography. Limited edition (in this format numbers 51 to 300). Plates are tissue-guarded. A beautiful book! Due to the size of this book, if posted, it will need to be sent via courier. This is copy no. 217. SIGNED by artist. A couple of marks to endpapers and a few foxspots to outer page edges. Some tissue-guards have become creased. Illustrations are fine - beautifully bright! Contained in a very good slip case, which is foxed and spotted, with wear.

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MAMMALS IN THE BRITISH ISLES (NN 68)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 2110330
Published by Collins. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a 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. Uneven fading and marks to covers. Page browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing and small nicks.

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BRITISH BATS (NN 93)
Written by John Altringham.
Stock no. 2110323
Published by Collins. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 93. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201402.

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