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BIRDS OF THE WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND
Written by T.A. Coward; Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1818427
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1936. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Edited and with introductory chapters upon the general habits and characteristics of birds by Enid Blyton. Red cloth. Small format. Colour illustrations. 352 pages includes index. Top edge red. Spine slightly faded but overall boards appear clean. Pictorial dustwrapper design by Clifford Webb. Dustwrapper is browned to spine and scuffed to sides.
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TOADSTOOLS AND MUSHROOMS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1818395
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Circa 1958. Very good condition.

A Pocket Guide to the Larger Fungi. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. Plain endpapers. 8 colour plates and 132 b/w photos. xvi & 143 pages plus 6 pages publisher adverts to rear. Light bubbling of cloth to front board, lower corner. Text block a little browned. Small name & date in ink to front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.
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THE BIRDS OF PARADISE AND BOWER BIRDS
Written by William T. Cooper; Joseph M. Forshaw. Illustrated by William T. Cooper.
Stock no. 1818360
Published by Collins. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Very large format. Gorgeous full-page colour illustrations. Orange cloth spine, beige cloth sides. A feast for the lover of beautiful bird paintings and an essential work of reference for the ornithologist. ISBN: 00021144710. Top & tail of spine and corners lightly bumped. Bump to top corner has carried on through to contents meaning that the corner tip of each page is creased (only affecting margin). Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at corners else nice and bright. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and bumped, small split to lower rear edge.
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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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PIGEONS AND DOVES OF THE WORLD
Written by Derek Goodwin. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1818348
Published by British Museum. 1st 1967. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w illustrations. 3 colour plates. 446 pages. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, rubbed at spine and scuffed to rear panel.
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TUNNICLIFFE'S BIRDLIFE
Written by Noel Cusa. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1818345
Published by Orbis. 1st thus 1986. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Superb colour illustrations. ISBN: 0856139475. Small, faint stain to front upper vertical edge. Contents clean.
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JAPANESE GARDENS: RIGHT ANGLE AND NATURAL FORM
Written by Gunter Nitschke.
Stock no. 1818344
Published by Taschen. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Olive green boards, black titles. '25' design to front relating to the publisher's 25th anniversary. Colour photos, b/w illustrations and photos. 239 pages. ISBN: 9783822830444.
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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 DICTIONARY OF BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS IN COLOUR
Written by Allan Watson; Paul E.S. Whalley.
Stock no. 1818342
Published by Peerage Books. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Some 2000 entries. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0907408621. Corners rubbed, lower rear edge of board bumped. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is creased across top edge.
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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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CARIBBEAN SEASHELLS
Written by Germaine L. Warmke; R. Tucker Abbott.
Stock no. 1818337
Published by Livingston Publishing Company. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A guide to the Marine Mollusks of Puerto Rico and other West Indian Islands, Bermuda and the Lower Florida Keys. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles and palm vignettes. Colour and b/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0870980041. Third printing. Corners rubbed. Text block grubby. Browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed.
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THE FIELDFARE (HAMLYN SPECIES GUIDES)
Written by David Norman.
Stock no. 1818336
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

All aspects of the life and behaviour of this attractive thrush. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos & b/w illustrations. 127 pages including index. ISBN: 0600579611. Spine lightly faded. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.
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