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BRITISH SEALS (NN 57)
Written by H.R. Hewer.
Stock no. 1816255
Published by Collins. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A 'New Naturalist' publication. Green cloth, gilt title. 59 b/w photographs. 52 text figures. A detailed scientific review of biology, types, distribution and conservation. ISBN: 0002130327. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to text block else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is protected by the publisher's clear plastic, spine is slightly faded (as is normal within this series).

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SALLY SEAL'S SUMMER
Written by Joan Drake. Illustrated by Val Biro.
Stock no. 2123966
Published by Hutchinson Junior Books. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Sally leaves home to join a circus. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased, chipped and torn; repairs to verso with sticky tape. Wrapper is also foxed.

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SILKA THE SEAL
Written by Irene Byers. Illustrated by George Adamson.
Stock no. 1814141
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Sammy is lonely in the Cornish fishing village where he lives with his aunt, uncle and cousin. This charming story (full of authentic detail) tells of his friendship with a young seal who adopts Sammy as a master. White cloth boards, blue title to spine. B/w line drawings. Remains of presentation plate to front pastedown with some surface paper damage where same has been removed. Pictorial dsuttwrapper is edge-worn and grubby to rear panel.

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SAMMY JOINS A CIRCUS
Written by Sam Fair. Illustrated by Sam Fair.
Stock no. 1507102
Published by Collins. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Pixie Book. Very small format 4 x 4", yellow pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Sammy is a seal! Light wear to top of spine. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight surface paper damage along spine, also a little grubby.

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SEAL SURFER
Written by Michael Foreman. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1710155
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1996. Fine condition.

A boy and his grandfather watch as a baby seal is born on the rocks near their home... Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862646855.

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THE MAMMALS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by J.G. Millais. Illustrated by J.G. Millais; Archibald Thorburn; G.E. Lodge; Henrik Gronvold.
Stock no. 1706435
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Three volumes. Blue cloth, gilt titles. 14 x 13", large heavy format. Top edge gilt. Limited edition of 1025 copies. With 62 photogravures, 62 coloured plates and 149 uncoloured plates. Copy No. 217. Bookplates to front pastedowns. 12cm split to one side of spine from top to volume 1. Spines faded. Corners worn. Occasional foxspot to contents.

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THE ADVENTURE OF ANN AND THE WHITE SEALS
Written by Harold Reckitt. Illustrated by Laurence Irving.
Stock no. 1703421
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1930. Very good condition.

LIMITED EDITION of 365 copies. Large format. White boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Green and white pictorial endpapers. 5 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. 24 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. SIGNED by author and illustrator. Copy number 155. Covers grubby with some scuffing. Silk tie a little frayed to ends. Contents nice and clean.

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SEAL STORY
Written by Kathleen Fidler. Illustrated by Douglas Phillips.
Stock no. 1302512
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Pale green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718823788. Some foxing to page edges. An excellent copy.

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SALLY SEAL'S SUMMER
Written by Joan Drake. Illustrated by Val Biro.
Stock no. 603951
Published by Hutchinson Junior Books. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Sally leaves home to join a circus. price-cut wrapper with one small closed edge-tear.

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THE ADVENTURE OF ANN AND THE WHITE SEALS
Written by Harold Reckitt. Illustrated by Laurence Irving.
Stock no. 300819
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1930. Very good condition.

LIMITED EDITION of 365 copies. Large format. White boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Green and white pictorial endpapers. 5 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. 24 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Copy no. 162 SIGNED by the author and the artist. Spine and corners bumped. Covers a slightly grubby and stained. Some pale browning and foxing else contents clean. Original yellow silk page marker still present but a little frayed at end.

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