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NATURAL HISTORY GENERAL

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE SEASHORE (NN 94)
Written by Peter J. Hayward.
Stock no. 2123838
Published by Collins. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002200309. An excellent copy!

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CORVUS: A LIFE WITH BIRDS
Written by Esther Woolfson. Illustrated by Helen Macdonald.
Stock no. 1815202
Published by Granta. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An entrancing account of a life shared with a rook named chicken and other corvids - the much-maligned birds who turn out to make delightful human companions. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847080295. Browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper has a 'BBC Radio 4' sticker to front and is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE GENTLEMAN AND THE FAUN
Written by R. Ogilvie Crombie. Illustrated by Elise Hurst.
Stock no. 1815199
Published by The Findhorn Press. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Encounters with Pan and the Elemental Kingdom. Small format. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781844091799. Base if spine bumped.

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HOW AND WHY SPECIES MULTIPLY: THE RADIATION OF DARWIN'S FINCHES
Written by Peter R. Grant; B. Rosemary Grant.
Stock no. 1815192
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

The authors explain how the same finches studied by Darwin - and named after him - have continued to provide scientists with valuable information about the origin and evolution of new species. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos and b/w diagrams. xix and 218 pages including index. ISBN: 9780691149998.

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OUTLINES OF GEOLOGY: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SCIENCE FOR JUNIOR STUDENTS AND GENERAL READERS
Written by James Geikie.
Stock no. 1814873
Published by Edward Stanford. 3rd 1896. Almost very good condition.

Third Edition - revised. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w drawings. xii and 424 pages including index plus 8 pages publisher adverts to rear. Edges of boards lightly rubbed, a few marks to cloth on front board. Endpapers dulled. A few light creases to prelims. A few light pencil annotations (underlining). Small ink blot to lower margin of a few pages.

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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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LIFE
Written by Richard Fortey.
Stock no. 1609758
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Nearly 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 slipcase.

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NATURE AT HOME
Written by Theophile Gautier. Illustrated by Karl Bodmer.
Stock no. 2123548
Published by Bradbury, Agnew & Co.. 1883. Very good condition.

Large format. Turquoise/green cloth with gilt titles, black decorations. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A little fraying to cloth. Joints are cracked and starting to weaken binding. Inscription in ink to half-title page. A few light margin marks.

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GALLOWAY AND THE BORDERS (NN 101)
Written by Derek Ratcliffe.
Stock no. 1609681
Published by Collins. 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series 101. Colour plates plus b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 9780007174010. Bumping to top of spine.

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COLLINS PHOTO GUIDE TO ROCKS, MINERALS AND GEMSTONES
Written by Walter Schumann.
Stock no. 1814523
Published by Harper Collins. Circa 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

An essential guide. White pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos. 380 pages including index. ISBN: 0002199092. 6th printing. Remains of label to rear board.

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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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