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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 2126121
Published by Collins. 2ND 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 82. Second Edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. ISBN: 0007197160. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Some edge creasing to wrapper.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF OBSERVER'S BOOKS
Written by Peter Marren; John Carter.
Stock no. 2126009
Published by Peregrine. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Observers Series No. 99. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0952026856. SIGNED by authors, with dedication to a previous owner on title page. Bump to top of spine and bottom edge of rear cover. Contents are excellent.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF OBSERVER'S BOOKS
Written by Peter Marren; John Carter.
Stock no. 2126008
Published by Peregrine. 5th Slightly better than very good condition.

Observers Series No. 99. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0952026856. SIGNED by author (Peter Marren), with dedication to a previous owner. 5th impression. Red title to spine has faded. Some bumping to top and tail of spine. Contents are excellent!

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND
Written by Peter Marren. Illustrated by Mick Burgess.
Stock no. 2126007
Published by Peregrine. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Observers Series No. 100. A History and Bibliography of the 'Wayside and Woodland' series, together with other nature books for young and old, published by Frederick Warne from 1865-1983. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0953654370. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to title page. Very small bump to top fo spine. Contents are excellent.

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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 1816266
Published by Collins. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 82, 50 years edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. ISBN: 000219998X. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper with '50 years' celebratory sticker to front panel is slightly faded to spine (as is usual with this series).

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WILLIAM HEATH ROBINSON
Written by James Hamilton. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2125880
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with title inscribed in gilt on spine. Illustrated end pages. B/w frontis piece. Valuable reference for collectors. ISBN: 1851457194. A few grubby marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and chips.

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AUTOMOTIVE SUPERCHARGING AND TURBOCHARGING MANUAL
Written by John Humphries.
Stock no. 2125875
Published by Haynes. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Technical Guide. Large format. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0854298800. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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NANCY RIDLEY'S LOVE AFFAIR WITH HISTORY
Written by Nancy Ridley.
Stock no. 2125868
Published by Oriel Press. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0853621918. SIGNED by author, 'with best wishes' to front endpaper. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. A little fading along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few light marks.

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EARLY CHILDREN'S BOOKS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Eric Quayle.
Stock no. 2125802
Published by David & Charles; Barnes & Noble Books. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An important reference work covering over 400 years of children's literature. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Green cloth with gilt titles top spine. 256 pages. ISBN: 0715383078. Bumping to base of spine. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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COLLECTING THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Tim Bernhard; Timothy Loe.
Stock no. 1610670
Published by William Collins. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Matt illustrated boards. Blue patterned endpapers. 352 pages including Index. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007367153.

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ART OF THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Peter Marren; Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1610669
Published by Collins. 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. Second printing.

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PAGES AND PICTURES FROM FORGOTTEN CHILDREN'S BOOKS
Written by Andrew W. Tuer.
Stock no. 2125204
Published by Leadenhall Prefs. Ltd.. 1899. Very good condition.

Title to spine and front cover is 'Forgotten Children's Books'. Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 400 b/w illustrations to text. Top edge gilt, others uncut. 510 pages + booklist to rear. Chipping and a little splitting to along top and tail of spine, which is also a bit browned. Bumping and wear to corners. Name in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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