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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Oliver Rackham.
Stock no. 1818349
Published by Seven Dials. 1st thus 2000. Nearly fine condition.

The many-layered story of the British landscape. Large format. Colour photos. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 184188104X.
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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Oliver Rackham.
Stock no. 1818343
Published by Phoenix Illustrated. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

The many-layered story of the British landscape. Large format. Colour photos. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 1857999533. Top of spine rubbed. Name in ink to inside front cover. Text block slightly grubby.
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THE ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; June Chatfield. Illustrated by Gilbert White.
Stock no. 1818338
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st thus 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by June Chatfield, curator of the Gilbert White Museum. 124 colour illustrations, faithfully reproduced from the hand-tinted engravings of White's contemporaries. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. ISBN: 0500974098. Full page length inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Top edge of contents lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has a small closed tear to front spine edge (no loss), remains of label to rear.
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LIFE OF THE WAYSIDE & WOODLAND
Written by T.A. Coward.
Stock no. 1818322
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown cloth, gilt titles and beetle vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations. Light scuffing to rear board. Inscription in ink to front pastedown and half-title page. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Some hinges lightly pulled. Binding tight.
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THE SYLVAN YEAR
Written by Philip Gilbert Hamerton.
Stock no. 1818309
Published by Seeley & Co.. 4th 1887. Good condition.

Fourth Edition. Leaves from the Note-Book of Raoul Dubois. Green cloth boards, gilt titles and brown borders. 8 b/w etchings including frontispiece. 243 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Deckle-edged. Cloth to top of spine worn and frayed. Spine browned, gilt title faded. Heavy foxing to prelims and last few pages. Some margin marks, mainly foxing.
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THE GREAT WOOD OF CALEDON
Written by Hugh Miles; Brian Jackman.
Stock no. 1818238
Published by Colin Baxter Photography Ltd.. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Great Wood of Caledon was a huge native forest which extended across most of northern Scotland and was home to wolves, lynx, wild boars and brown bears. Today the remnants are still the largest area of continuous old forests in Britain. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0948661267. SIGNED by author Hugh Miles with dedication to title page. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE BURREN
Written by Gordon D'Arcy; John Hayward.
Stock no. 1818236
Published by Immel. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

The limestone Karst landscape of the Burren, (Ireland), its Clints and Grykes, home to an enormous variety of plants and animals. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 1898162514. Spine lightly faded.
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FAUNA BRITANNICA
Written by Stefan Buczacki.
Stock no. 1818234
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A unique celebration of British wildlife and its role in our cultural history. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0600598675. A few minor marks to boards. Text block a little grubby. Free front endpaper lightly creased. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.
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NATURAL SCIENCE BOOKS IN ENGLISH 1600 - 1900
Written by David M. Knight.
Stock no. 1818229
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 262 pages. The collector of scientific books will particularly value the extended bibliographies which follow each chapter. 4 colour and 56 black and white illustrations. Top edge green. ISBN: 071340728X. Light rubbing to lower edge of boards. A few minor grubby marks to text block. Pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges, worn at top & tail of spine.
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FILEY BRIGG: ITS PLANTS AND ANIMALS
Written by D. Croft; S.P. Donachie; D. Lowsley; et al.
Stock no. 1818172
Published by University Of Hull. 1983. Very good condition.

Produced as the result of a project carried out by a group of students at the Department of Adult Education in the University of Hull. Spiral bound cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 185 pages. ISBN: 0950766518. Creasing to lower edge of front cover.
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GLAUCUS; OR, THE WONDERS OF THE SHORE
Written by Charles Kingsley.
Stock no. 2131108
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1855. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. B/w frontis and booklist to rear. Spine and edges are faded. A few splash marks to front cover. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.
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EYE TO EYE
Written by Frans Lanting; Christine Eckstrom.
Stock no. 2130996
Published by Taschen. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, blind titles to spine and front cover. Stunning colour photography throughout. Intimate Encounters With The Animal World. ISBN: 382287745X. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading at edges.
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