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BRITAIN'S STRUCTURE AND SCENERY (NN 4)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 2126152
Published by Collins. 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. An admirable account showing how our landscape heaved, split, settled, and was pared down into the countless varieties of beauty packed within the tiny mileage which is Britain. 47 colour and 40 b/w photos with 74 maps and diagrams. 255 pages includes index. 6th edition. Spine is browned. Some spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is covered with clear adhesive film, which has started to come away from verso; also browned to spine.

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ANIMAL LIFE OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1815917
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt and black titles. Gilt vignette of fox head to front board. Colour and b/w plates. The Wayside and Woodland Series. Text block browned, minor light foxing to margins of contents. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper with colour onlay of badger is edge-worn and chipped, browned to spine.

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ADVANCED BIRD ID HANDBOOK: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Nils Van Duivenduk.
Stock no. 1815579
Published by New Holland. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Covering all 1,350 species and subspecies recorded in Britain, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Large-format edition. Brown pictorial cardwraps. 416 pages including index. No illustrations. ISBN: 9781780090221. A few minor marks to covers. Contents clean.

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COLLINS BTO GUIDE TO RARE BRITISH BIRDS
Written by Paul Sterry; Paul Stancliffe.
Stock no. 1815513
Published by Collins. 1st 2015. Very good condition.

Every rare British bird, every plumage seen. White pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007551569. Book slightly bowed.

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THE CROSSLEY ID GUIDE: BRITAIN & IRELAND
Written by Richard Crossley; Dominic Couzens.
Stock no. 1814673
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

A celebration of the beauty of birds, and the British and Irish countryside. Stiff pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. 301 pages including index. ISBN: 9780691151946. Light creasing to covers.

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THE STATUS OF BIRDS IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by David T. Parkin; Alan G. Knox.
Stock no. 1814651
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Written to update the British Ornithologists' Union's last full checklist, published under the same title as far back as 1971. Summarises the changes since then and gives up-to-date account of the status of all the birds in Britain, Ireland and the Isle of Man. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos and 440 pages including index. ISBN: 9781408125007. Vertical crease to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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AIR TOURING FLIGHT GUIDE UNITED KINGDOM APRIL 1917
Written by Robert Pooley.
Stock no. 1814081
Published by Airtour Associates International Limited. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt titles and vignette of outline of the UK to front board. 8th edition of the United Kingdom Air Touring Flight Guide. B/w runway plans. 247 pages.

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THE BRITISH BOMBER SINCE 1914
Written by Peter Lewis.
Stock no. 2122836
Published by Putnam; Aero Publishers. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 418 pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; small tear to base of spine.

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RARE BIRDS IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by J.T.R. Sharrock; E.M. Sharrock. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor; et al..
Stock no. 1606451
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1976. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mottled red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and distribution map. 336 pages including index. ISBN: 0856610143. Wrapper spine is faded.

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THE STORY OF BRITAIN'S BEST BUILDINGS
Written by Dan Cruickshank.
Stock no. 1810466
Published by BBC. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Accompanies the BBC TV series first broadcast on BBC2 in 2002. All the buildings covered in this book have intriguing individual stories to tell and together present an absorbing portrait of Britain from the eleventh century to the present day. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0563488239. Dustwrapper rear panel creased.

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A NEW AND EASY METHOD OF STUDYING BRITISH WILD FLOWERS BY NATURAL ANALYSIS
Written by Frederick A. Messer.
Stock no. 1809293
Published by David Bogue. 1st 1880. Almost very good condition.

Being a Complete Series of Illustrations of their Natural Orders and Genera Analytically Arranged. Brown cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 146 pages. Corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Hinges pulled wide but binding still holding. A few marks to contents.

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FLORIGRAPHIA BRITANNICA VOLUME II
Written by Richard Deakin.
Stock no. 1809153
Published by Groombridge & Sons. 1st 1857. Very good condition.

Volume II only. Classes VI to XV. Engravings and Descriptions of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of Britain. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Top edge gilt. Edges rubbed. Boards a little dusty. One or two margin marks but contents generally clean.

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