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NATURAL HISTORY GENERAL

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ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES BY MEANS OF NATURAL SELECTION
Written by Charles Darwin; Richard Keynes.
Stock no. 1609678
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Colour illustrations. xxxi + 415 pages. With an introduction by Keynes. Contained in black slipcase.
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THE NATURE OF CENTRAL WALES
Written by Fred Slater. Illustrated by Terence Lambert.
Stock no. 1609620
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Wildlife and Ecology of Powys, incorporating the original counties of Montgomery, Radnor and Brecon. Limited edition with list of subscribers to rear. ISBN: 0860232751. Wrapper foxed to verso and flaps.
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THE NATURE OF CORNWALL
Written by Rennie Bere. Illustrated by Marjorie Blamey; Franklin Coombs.
Stock no. 1609619
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. Limited edition. List of subscribers. ISBN: 0860231631. Boards a little bowed. Foxing to endpapers. This is copy number 997. Some spotting and marks to covers.
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 2123438
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Fine condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine and rear cover with gilt title. Front cover is green with black/gilt drawings. The text of this edition is taken from the 1789 edition and includes the first part only, with minor emendations. The additional two letters 'Timothy the Tortoise to Miss Hecky Mulso' and 'On the Sense of Hearing in Fishes', were first published in the 1877 edition of 'The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne', edited by Thomas Bell, 2 vols, published by John Van Voorst. Exquisite full page colour illustrations. A beautiful edition! Contained in a very good slip case that has a few marks and scuffs to it.
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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.
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THE BADGER (NMN 1)
Written by Ernest G. Neal.
Stock no. 1609574
Published by Collins. 5th 1976. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

5th edition. Green cloth. 5.5 x 8". 158 pages. Beautifully written and illustrated. Excellent black and white photo illustrations through out and colour photo frontis. New Naturalist Monograph. ISBN: 000219399X. Price-cut wrapper in laminate sleeve which is attached at verso.
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WOODSMAN LIVING IN A WOOD IN THE 21ST CENTURY
Written by Ben Law. Illustrated by Jane Bottomley.
Stock no. 1814175
Published by Collins. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of how the author came to the 100-acre wood that he calls home, how he lived in it and learnt from it, how he developed the knowledge needed to care for it, and how he used it to build a house of remarkable design. White boards, silver title and vignette to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780007416271.
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BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTER REGION
Written by G.W. Green.
Stock no. 1814085
Published by HMSO. 3rd 1992. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. Colour maps. 3rd edition. ISBN: 0118844822.
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THE MUSHROOM AT THE END OF THE WORLD
Written by Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing.
Stock no. 1814046
Published by Princeton University Press. Circa 2015. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins. By investigating the Matsutake mushroom, one of the world's most sought after fungi, herein is presented an original examination into the relation between capitalist destruction and collaborative survival within multispecies landscapes, the prerequisite for continuing life on earth. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780691162751. Rear panel of dustwrapper a little rubbed.
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PETER SCOTT PAINTER AND NATURALIST
Written by Elspeth Huxley.
Stock no. 1609246
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0571161464. Bumping to board edges and spine. Light page browning. Wrapper spine faded.
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF DEER
Written by Rory Putman.
Stock no. 1609190
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0747026033. Wrapper unevenly faded.
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JOURNAL OF RESEARCHES INTO THE NATURAL HISTORY AND GEOLOGY OF THE COUNTRIES VISITED DURING THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE ROUND THE WORLD UNDER THE COMMAND OF CAPT. FITZ ROY
Written by Charles Darwin.
Stock no. 1609182
Published by John Murray. 1882. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Fifteenth Thousand. B/w illustrations. 519 pages plus 32 page booklist at rear. Spine and corners bumped. Minor chipping at top and tail of spine. Some staining to endpapers. Scattered foxing. Some pencil annotations and marks. Partial cracking to rear joint.
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