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DESCRIPTIONS OF THE RAPACIOUS BIRDS OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by William Macgillivray.
Stock no. 2126387
Published by MacLachlan And Stewart. 1st 1836. Very good condition.

Leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, with gilt title. 2 b/w plates and text illutrations. Spine is faded, with wear. Bookplate to front pastedown. Names in ink to free front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning.

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WOODLAND BIRDS (NN 52)
Written by Eric Simms.
Stock no. 2126134
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A New Naturalist publication. Green cloth. 27 text figures. 31 tables. 28 b/w plates. A new study of British woodlands, coniferous, broadleaves, natural and planted and the varied bird life each support. The author includes a valuable species-by-species account, with information on status and habitats. An important work considering the place of birds in modern forestry. ISBN: 002132591. Spine faded; a little spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is faded to spine.

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MAN AND BIRDS (NN 51)
Written by R.K. Murton.
Stock no. 2126133
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 51. An absorbing & authorative study by Dr. R. K. Morton, of the interelationships between bird and human life in this country. The study covers such matters as food production, farming, forestry, horticulture, fishery, urban conditions & hygine, sport and industry,concluding with an account of the conservation issues involved. 32 b/w photographs, mainly by author. 40 text figures. Green cloth. ISBN: 0002131323. Spotting to covers. Spine a bit faded. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine.

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FINCHES (NN 55)
Written by Ian Newton. Illustrated by Hermann Heinzel.
Stock no. 2126120
Published by Collins. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalists Series. Green cloth. 24 b/w plates. 4 coloured plates. A scientific study of finches, taking account of their status and history, distribution, habitats, populations, breeding, feeding, flocking, roosting & nesting. Readily accessible to the lay reader. Coloured plates painted especially for this edition by Hermann Heinzel. ISBN: 0002130653. Spotting to covers. A little damage - chipping/wrinkling to top edges of front endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Duraseal removed. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks to corners.

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GROUSE (NN 107)
Written by Adam Watson; Robert Moss.
Stock no. 2126105
Published by Collins. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 107. Green boards. ISBN: 9780007150977. Some foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper spine is lightly faded with a little edge-creasing.

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TERNS (NN 123)
Written by David Cabot; Ian Nisbet.
Stock no. 2126101
Published by Collins. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. The first book on the natural history of British and Irish terns since 1934. ISBN: 9780007412471.

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PARTRIDGES (NN 121)
Written by G.C. Potts.
Stock no. 2126100
Published by Collins. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth gilt title to spine. No. 121 in New Naturalist Series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007418701.

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BIRD POPULATIONS (NN 124)
Written by Ian Newton.
Stock no. 2126098
Published by Collins. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth. The author explores bird populations and what causes their fluctuation – food supplies, competitors, predators, parasites, pathogens and human activity. ISBN: 9780007429530. Light foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper has small brown mark to top of spine; a little edge-creasing.

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WILDFOWL (NN 110)
Written by David Cabot.
Stock no. 2126093
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 110. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007146581. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper a little edge-creased with fading to spine.

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STORE MOSSE
Written by Gunnar Hedlund. Illustrated by Gunnar Hedlund.
Stock no. 2126087
Published by Arena. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. White cloth, black titles. Text in Swedish. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9178430631. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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WADERS (NN 65)
Written by W.G. Hale.
Stock no. 1816301
Published by Collins. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Habitats, distribution, variation, breeding biology, migration, wintering, roosting, moulting, feeding, evolution and conservation. New Naturalist series. Green boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002197278. Foxing to top edge of text block else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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BRITISH THRUSHES (NN 63)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1816300
Published by Collins. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine. 24 b/w plates. Maps, diagrams and text figures. A detailed research into the six true species of thrush breeding in the British Isles; including a chapter of Britain's vagrant thrushes and a further substantial chapter on the seven species of small chat-like thrushes of the British Isles, including the Nightingale and the Robin. ISBN: 0002196700. Heavy foxing to top edge of text block but contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has clear laminate attached causing slight bleeding of text and image.

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