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THE BIRDS OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by Gordon Kirk; John Phillips.
Stock no. 1814816
Published by Liverpool University Press. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

One of the most comprehensive accounts of Gloucestershire's birds ever produced, covering all the species recorded in the county in modern times. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781846318085. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to top third of front panel.

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BIRDS OF ARABIA
Written by Richard Meinertzhagen. Illustrated by G.E. Lodge; David M. Reid-Henry; Chloe E. Talbot Kelly; Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1814809
Published by Henry Sotheran Ltd.. 1980. Fine condition.

The edition de-luxe limited to 295 numbered copies plus ten copies lettered A-K. copies. Three-quarter green morocco binding, raised bands to spine. Gilt titles and vignettes to spine. Top edge gilt. 19 beautiful tipped-in colour plates with tissue guards plus b/w photos, text figures and maps. Large format. Large folding map to rear. This is copy number 246. In beautiful condition.

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MUSHROOMS AND TOADSTOOLS (NN 7)
Written by John Ramsbottom.
Stock no. 1814800
Published by Bloomsbury Books. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalists Series. Reprint of Collins 1953 first edition. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1870630092. Writing in ink to top of front pastedown. Contents clean. Front flap of dustwrapper hides most of the writing.

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THE ISLAND
Written by Ronald M. Lockley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1814761
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Life on the island that is Skokholm, tiny and remote, off the wild coast of Pembrokeshire. Mottled brown boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0233960902. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and grubby to rear panel.

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WILD FLOWERS
Written by Paxton Chadwick. Illustrated by Paxton Chadwick.
Stock no. 1316886
Published by Penguin. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 81. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. Paperwraps. Covers slightly edge worn, lower 2" of spine split. A few light marks and page creases to contents, one of the b/w text illustrations has been neatly coloured in.

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TREES IN BRITAIN
Written by S.R. Badmin. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1316885
Published by Penguin. 1st 1943. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Puffin Picture Book No. 31. Covers slightly edge rubbed. Staples rusty. Some foxing and some light page creasing.

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MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND BIRDS
Written by R.B. Talbot Kelly. Illustrated by R.B. Talbot Kelly.
Stock no. 1316884
Published by Penguin. 1st 1947. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No.65. Printer's file copy with label of printer inside front cover. Some slight grubbiness to covers.

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BIRDS OF THE WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND
Written by T.A. Coward; Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1208859
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

Edited and with introductory chapters upon the general habits and characteristics of birds by Enid Blyton. Red cloth. Small format. Colour illustrations. 352 pages includes index. Spine browned./ Covers a little mottled with very small mark to rear. Small mark to front endpaper. Name in ink to half-title page. A few light foxspots on verso of frontis. Contents clean.

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PHEASANT JUNGLES
Written by William Beebe.
Stock no. 1814736
Published by World Pheasant Association. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Originally published by G.P.Puttnam's Sons 1927. The author's 17 months in the Far-East collecting material for a monograph on Pheasants... Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos and colour illustrations. 248 pages including index. ISBN: 0906864054.

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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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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT
Written by Richard Grimmett; Carol Inskipp; Tim Inkskipp; et al. Illustrated by Clive Byers; Daniel Cole; et al..
Stock no. 1208845
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Helm Identification Guides. 1375 species. 226 colour plates. 528 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781408127636. Small closed tear to edge of front cover else a fine copy.

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BIRDS OF KENYA & NORTHERN TANZANIA
Written by Dale A. Zimmerman; Donald A. Turner; David J. Pearson.
Stock no. 1208844
Published by Christopher Helm. 2010. Fine condition.

Helm Field Guides. Over 1,100 species covered, 124 colour plates plus line drawings, over 800 distribution maps, comprehensive, succinct and informative text for easy field use. Cardwraps. 576 pages including index. ISBN: 9780713675504.

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