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NATURAL HISTORY

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF LARGER MOTHS
Written by R.L.E. Ford.
Stock no. 1318271
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 14. Revised edition. Describing 94 Larger Moths with 85 Illustrations in colour and 74 Half-Tones. ISBN: 0723215340. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price sticker above. Wrapper is slightly browned and edge rubbed with a tiny closed tear to top edge of rear panel.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD FLOWERS
Written by Francis Rose. Illustrated by R.B. Davis.
Stock no. 1318166
Published by Frederick Warne. 1981. Very good condition.

Observers Series No. 2. Laminate pictorial boards. Completely revised, reset and reillustrated. Describing 160 species with more than 70 other species briefly mentioned. ISBN: 0723215847. Spine slightly bumped. Covers lightly browned. A few foxspots to textblock and endpapers. Contents clean.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BIRDS
Written by S. Vere Benson.
Stock no. 1318164
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers book No. 1. Revised edition. Describing 243 species with 200 illustrations, 100 of which are in full colour. Brown boards. Spine and corners bumped. Some grubby fingermarks to endpapers and a few pages but generally contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and worn with tape repairs and covered with a clear film which is stuck down on verso of rear flap.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FOSSILS
Written by Rhona M. Black. Illustrated by Rhona M. Black.
Stock no. 1318161
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer's series No. 71. With 135 Line drawings and 16 B/w Photos. Small format. Green boards, brown titles. ISBN: 0723215685. Spine and corners bumped. Ink name stamp upside-down to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed and browned and has a small bumped to centre of spine (same also on book itself).
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WILD FLOWERS OF CHALK & LIMESTONE
Written by J.E. Lousley.
Stock no. 1318118
Published by Collins. 2nd 1969. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 16. Green cloth. With 52 colour and 29 b/w photos, plus 20 maps and 15 diagrams. 254 pages includes index. Second edition. ISBN: 0002132583. Spine bumped. Inscription in ink and name in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film, titles on rear panel of wrapper has been underlined and ticked with blue biro (which has changed to purple with the adhesive from the film).
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1318113
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. Small format. Dark green boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215928. Ex-lib with stamps to prelims. Spine bumped. Slight grubbiness to endpapers and textblock, small biro mark to lower edge of textblock. Some erased pencil marks to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is slightly creased to spine.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FOSSILS
Written by Rhona M. Black. Illustrated by Rhona M. Black.
Stock no. 1318105
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer's series No. 71. With 135 Line drawings and 16 B/w Photos. Small format. Green boards, brown titles. ISBN: 0723215685. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased and lightly browned.
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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 1318088
Published by Penguin. Circa 1947. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial boards. Covers are slightly grubby. Small chip in surface paper to edge of front cover. Tiny pin hole to rear cover. Contents clean.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND
Written by Peter Marren. Illustrated by Mick Burgess.
Stock no. 1318053
Published by Peregrine. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Observers Series No. 100. A History and Bibliography of the 'Wayside and Woodland' series, together with other nature books for young and old, published by Frederick Warne from 1865-1983. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0953654370. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine.
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DARTMOOR (NN 27)
Written by L.A. Harvey; Douglas St. Leger-Gordon.
Stock no. 1318043
Published by Collins. 2nd 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The ideal natural history book in that it shows not only wild nature, but man's place in it. 17 colour and 36 b/w photos with 3 maps of the area. 273 pages includes index. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. New Naturalist series no. 27. Spine slightly bumped. A couple of small indentations to cover edges and some slight fading to cover edges. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown and name and date in ink to free-endpaper. A couple of small foxspots and a slight musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn. This is a 1963 reprint or the second edition published in 1962.
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DARTMOOR (NN 27)
Written by L.A. Harvey; Douglas St. Leger-Gordon.
Stock no. 1817943
Published by Collins. 1970. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The ideal natural history book in that it shows not only wild nature, but man's place in it. 17 colour and 36 b/w photos with 3 maps of the area. 273 pages includes index. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. New Naturalist series no. 27. Vertical crease to spine. Foxing to text block and prelims and a few scattered internally. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and grubby to rear panel.
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MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND BIRDS
Written by R.B. Talbot Kelly. Illustrated by R.B. Talbot Kelly.
Stock no. 2131410
Published by Penguin. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No.65. Foxing to covers; some creasing and grubby marks; also small inscription in red ink to front cover. Light page corner creasing; some foxing.
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