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NATURAL HISTORY

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MOSSES & LIVERWORTS (NN 97)
Written by Ron Porley; Nick Hodgetts.
Stock no. 1609595
Published by Collins. 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth. 179 colour and b/w photographs. ISBN: 0002202123. Still in original sealed shrinkwrap!
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MANKA THE SKY GIPSY
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1407019
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

The story of a wild goose, taking the reader from snow-sheeted mountains and ice-bound seas to secret little lochs where wild birds find sanctuary. Illustrated by beautiful woodcuts which seem to have a life of their own. Blue covers, cream spine with gilt titles. 258 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine is browned and gilt a little dulled. Blue cloth a little marked. Inscription and name to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Brown mark to inner margin and some text of several pages. Text is still legible. A few foxspots to page edges.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE SEA SHORE (NN 12)
Written by C.M. Yonge. Illustrated by D.P. Wilson.
Stock no. 1609594
Published by Collins. 1976. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition, green cloth with 61 colour photographs, 62 b/w photographs and 88 text figures. New Naturalist Series. Wrapper is faded at spine; in laminate sleeve which is attached at verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF MAN IN BRITAIN (NN 18)
Written by H.J. Fleure. Illustrated by Alison Birch.
Stock no. 1609592
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green buckram cloth. 38 colour photos, 38 b/w photos, 76 line drawings. Foxing and tape marks to endpapers. Ink number to front pastedown and wrapper flap. Price-cut wrapper is foxed and has some edge tears, repaired with tape to verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS (NN6)
Written by Frank Fraser Darling; J. Morton Boyd.
Stock no. 1609590
Published by Collins. 1977. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalists series No. 6. Colour and b/w photos. Originally published as 'Natural History In The Highlands And Islands' in 1947. Wrapper faded at spine; in laminate sleeve which is attached at verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MOUNTAINS AND MOORLANDS (NN 11)
Written by W.H. Pearsall; Winifred Pennington.
Stock no. 1609589
Published by Collins. 1977. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition. New Naturalists Series. The results of over thirty years work among the high hills, the lakes and the moorlands of northern and western Britain. 47 colour and 34 b/w photos, plus 46 maps and diagrams. 312pp includes index. ISBN: 0002131439. Price-cut wrapper is faded at spine; contained in laminate sleeve which is attached at verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF WALES (NN 66)
Written by William M. Condry.
Stock no. 1609587
Published by Collins. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Corries, crags and summits, moorlands, mires and conifers, rivers, lakes and marshes, native woodlands, limestone flora, farmlands, villages and estates, the industrial scene and the coast. New Naturalist No. 66. B/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 0002195682. Price-cut wrapper is faded at spine; in laminate sleeve which is attached to verso.
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WADERS (NN 65)
Written by W.G. Hale.
Stock no. 1609586
Published by Collins. 1981. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Habitats, distribution, variation, breeding biology, migration, wintering, roosting, moulting, feeding, evolution and conservation. New Naturalist series. Green boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002197278. Slight bumping at corners. Wrapper is faded at spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BRITAIN'S STRUCTURE AND SCENERY (NN 4)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 1609584
Published by Collins. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. An admirable account showing how our landscape heaved, split, settled, and was pared down into the countless varieties of beauty packed within the tiny mileage which is Britain. 47 colour and 40 b/w photos with 74 maps and diagrams. 255 pages includes index. Book plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is edge torn and covered with adhesive laminate.
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WILD FLOWERS (NN 5)
Written by John Gilmour; Max Walters.
Stock no. 1609583
Published by Collins. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 5. Green cloth, gilt titles. 45 colour photos, 27 b/w photos and 3 line drawings. Wrapper in laminate sleeve which is attached at verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BRITISH MAMMALS (NN 21)
Written by L. Harrison Matthews.
Stock no. 1609581
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. 16 colour plates, 48 b/w photos. 92 figures in the text. Green cloth, gilt titles. Paper split at hinge to title page. Some foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Price cut wrapper is foxed and browned and covered with adhesive laminate.
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THE SNOWDONIA NATIONAL PARK (NN 47)
Written by William M. Condry.
Stock no. 1609580
Published by Collins. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalists Series. Green cloth. Partially erased inscription to front endpaper. Price-cut wrapper has some small edge tears, repaired with yellowed tape to verso (now showing through).
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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