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THE YELLOW WAGTAIL (NMN 4)
Written by Stuart Smith. Illustrated by Edward Bradbury.
Stock no. 1323183
Published by Collins. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The first New Naturalist Monograph on a single species of bird. 11 b/w photographs taken by the author. Learned bibliography supports this splendid study. 26 paintings by Edward Bradbury. 4 line drawings and 4 maps. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Minimal bumping to spine. Neat name in ink to front fre-endpaper. Some foxing, slight browning and old tape marks to endpapers. Contained in a later dustwrapper (printed price 90p) which has old tape marks to flaps.

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ART OF THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Peter Marren; Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 2140878
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The history of the artwork of the dustwrappers, describing the frantic workings behind the seemingly serene collection of illustrations that have shaped Britain's most iconic natural history series. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Blue endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. ix and 310 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007284719. SIGNED by authors on title page. Very lightest of wear along cover edges. Original wrap around band is still present and very good - a few marks/scuffs. q

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF WALES (NN 66)
Written by William M. Condry.
Stock no. 2140714
Published by Collins. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 66. Corries, crags and summits, moorlands, mires and conifers, rivers, lakes and marshes, native woodlands, limestone flora, farmlands, villages and estates, the industrial scene and the coast. B/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 0002195682. A few light marks to covers. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Damp staining to bottom of page margins to last few pages and to rear pastedown. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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THE ART OF BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION (NN 14)
Written by Wilfrid Blunt.
Stock no. 2140644
Published by Collins. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A complete and critical survey of the subject of botanical illustration. Green cloth. 47 colour plates, 32 b/w plates and 75 figures in the text. 303 pages includes index. Some browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browned spine.

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HEATHLANDS (NN 72)
Written by Nigel Webb.
Stock no. 2140604
Published by Collins. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series No. 72. Green cloth. 20 colour photos and over 100 b/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0002190206. Small knock to base of spine. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few light marks and a little fading to spine.

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WYE VALLEY (NN 105)
Written by George Peterken.
Stock no. 2140538
Published by Collins. 1st thus 2008. Almost very good condition.

New Naturalist series. Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007160693. Creasing to cover edges; 1" tear to top of spine. Marks to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.

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NATURE CONSERVATION (NN 91)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 2139945
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 91. A review of the conservation of wildlife in Britain 1950-2001. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0007113056. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit faded to spine.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SHETLAND (NN 64)
Written by R.J. Berry; J.L. Johnston.
Stock no. 2139669
Published by Collins. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive account of Shetland's plants and animals. Colour and b/w photos. New Naturalist No. 64. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 0002190419. A few pale foxspots to endpapers and outer page edges; browned. Wrapper has light edge-creasing; rear flap is creased.

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AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES (NN 87)
Written by Trevor J.C. Beebee; Richard A. Griffiths.
Stock no. 1322999
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A natural history of the British herpetofauna. New Naturalist No. 87. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 270 pages. ISBN: 000220083X. Minimal bumping to spine. Front free-endpaper is creased else contents are fine. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed/worn at edges/corners.

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BRITISH BATS (NN 93)
Written by John Altringham.
Stock no. 2139624
Published by Collins. 1st thus 2003. Very good condition.

New Naturalist Series. A comprehensive account of the natural history these fascinating animals. Cardwraps. B/w illustrations and a few colour plates. ISBN: 000220147X. Spine is faded and creased. Some creasing to cover and page corners. Browning/foxing to outer page edges.

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GARDEN NATURAL HISTORY (NN 102)
Written by Stefan Buczacki.
Stock no. 2139079
Published by Collins. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007139934. A few grubby marks to rear panel of wrapper.

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NATURE CONSERVATION IN BRITAIN (NN 49)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 1322837
Published by Collins. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. B/w photos. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and grubby with foxing to verso.

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