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NATURAL HISTORY GENERAL

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SKETCHES OF THE NATURAL HISTORY OF CEYLON WITH NARRATIVES AND ANECDOTES
Written by J. Emerson Tennent.
Stock no. 2130270
Published by Longman, Green, Longman And Roberts. 1861. Almost very good condition.

Blue leather binding with raised bands to spine, red title label to spine. Gilt crest to front cover. Marbled endpapers and outer page edges. Illustrative of the Habits and Instincts of the Mammalia, Birds, Reptiles, Fishes, Insects, & c. Including a Monograph of The Elephant and a Description of the Modes of Capturing and Training it. With engravings from original drawings. Scuffing and wear to cover edges; some chipping, with loss. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some margin marks, but contents are very good.
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THE NATURE OF CENTRAL WALES
Written by Fred Slater. Illustrated by Terence Lambert.
Stock no. 2130107
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Wildlife and Ecology of Powys, incorporating the original counties of Montgomery, Radnor and Brecon. ISBN: 0860232751. Light bumping to spine. Small tape glue marks to endpapers.
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THE SHELL GUIDE TO WILD LIFE
Written by Geoffrey Grigson. Illustrated by John Leigh-Pemberton.
Stock no. 2130104
Published by Phoenix House. 1st 1959. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Colour illustrations. Spine is bumped with grubby marks.
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SHELL NATURE STUDIES BIRDS AND BEASTS
Written by James Fisher. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 2130103
Published by Phoenix House. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Colour illustrations. Spine is bumped and a bit cocked; splits to top and tail. Scuffing to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges.
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LONDON'S NATURAL HISTORY (NN 3)
Written by R.S.R. Fitter. Illustrated by Eric Hosking.
Stock no. 2129999
Published by Collins. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A comprehensive history of a great human community in terms of the animals and plants it has displaced, changed, moved and removed, introduced, conserved, lost or forgotten. 52 colour and 41 b/w photos plus 12 maps and diagrams. 282pp includes index. Spine and cover edges are faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is browned, especially to spine, with some tears and chips; loss to top of spine and couple of edges.
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A TIGER'S TALE
Written by Anup Shah; Manoj Shah.
Stock no. 2129865
Published by Fountain Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. The Indian Tiger's Struggle for Survival in the Wild. ISBN: 9780863433917. Some wear to top of spine. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is creased with a few small nicks.
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THE SELFISH GENE
Written by Richard Dawkins.
Stock no. 1817415
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

Black board with gilt decoration of bee hive and title. Colour photos. Contained in slightly blemished publisher's slipcase.
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THE COUNTRYSIDE DIARY OF A 21ST CENTURY WOMAN: NATURE NOTES FOR 2013-2014
Written by Samantha Burchell. Illustrated by Samantha Burchell.
Stock no. 1817384
Published by Blackbarn Books. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

In the style of The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady. Large format. Green pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations and photos. 138 pages. ISBN: 9781910244029. SIGNED by the author to title page.
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LIFE
Written by Richard Fortey.
Stock no. 1817250
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

An Unauthorised Biography. A Natural History of the First Four Thousand Million Years of Life on Earth. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt & peach floral design to front. Colour endpapers showing fish fossils. Colour photos throughout. Contained in publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
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A NATURALIST'S SKETCHBOOK
Written by Clare Walker Leslie. Illustrated by Clare Walker Leslie.
Stock no. 2129156
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st USA 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pages From the Seasons of a Year. Large format. Beige spine, white boards. Revised and Expanded edition of Notes from a Naturalist's Sketchbook. ISBN: 0396089895. A few small indentation marks to covers. Foxspots to outer page edges. Some page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning and a few marks.
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THE NATURALIST'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128974
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book with a sporting flavour but mostly concerned with the secret life in wood and field. Green boards. B/w wood engravings. ISBN: 0718119274. Some light knocks and wear along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is price-cut with a few tiny nicks.
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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC INDEX 1888-1988
Written by Willbur E. Garrett.
Stock no. 1816940
Published by National Geographic Society. 1989. Fine condition.

One Hundred Years of the National Geographic magazine. Brown leather spine with gilt title, black cloth boards with gilt vignette to front. Marbled endpapers. Colour & b/w photos throughout. 1215 pages. All edges gilt. Also includes Maps of the United States and the World in slipcase with booklet. Second printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase. Map supplement also present.
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