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NATURAL HISTORY GENERAL

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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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BRITISH ANIMALS OF THE WILD PLACES
Written by J. Wentworth Day. Illustrated by Roland Green.
Stock no. 1316527
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tan boards, black titles to spine. Colour and bw and colour illustrations. 88 Pages. Some pale foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is browned to spine and a little scuffed to rear panel.
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SEA AND LAND
Written by N.S. Shaler.
Stock no. 1813803
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st 1894. Almost very good condition.

Features of coasts and oceans with special reference to the life of man. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Corners bumped. Ink stamp to verso of free front endpaper. A few pulled hinges. A few minor grubby marks.
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GRANDPAPA'S TALES ABOUT BIRDS AND FISHES
Written by J. Bland.
Stock no. 1506834
Published by Milner and Company. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format 5.5 x 3.75". Blue textured covers with white titles and small pictorial onlay featuring bird. Folding b/w frontispiece. B/w illustrations. Pages: viii and 160. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Split to front edge of spine, back edge looks split possibly glued. Covers a bit grubby. Crease to rear cover only visible on pastedown. Endpapers grubby. Vertical creases to frontis. Contents browned with a few small marks.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD ANIMALS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1406242
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1954. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observer's Book No. 5. Describing 69 species with 72 illustrations, 46 of which are in full colour. Spine and corners bumped. Some blue ticks to index otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with slight loss to top of spine. Panels and spine are grubby. Printer's code is 561.554.
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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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WILD NATURE IN STRATHEARN
Written by D.J. Thomson Gray.
Stock no. 2122651
Published by David Philips. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. Bumping and light wear to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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PORTRAIT OF A COUNTRY ARTIST
Written by Ian Niall. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2122416
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Niall's affectionate portrait of his friend. ISBN: 0575028688. Wrapper is edge creased, with a bit of fading to spine.
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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 2122362
Published by Collins. 2nd 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 82. Second Edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. ISBN: 0007197160. A lovely copy!
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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 2122323
Published by Collins. 2nd 2005. Nearly fine condition.

New Naturalist No. 82. Second Edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. Card wraps. ISBN: 0007197152. A couple of small marks to covers.
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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 2122322
Published by Collins. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

New Naturalist No. 82 Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. Card wraps. ISBN: 0002199971. Some light wear to corners.
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