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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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BRITISH BEETLES THEIR HOMES AND HABITS
Written by Norman H. Joy.
Stock no. 1815864
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition.

Including chapters on how to identify, collect and study. B/w photos and illustrations. Top edge green. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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THE NESTS AND EGGS OF BRITISH BIRDS: WHEN AND WHERE TO FIND THEM
Written by Charles Dixon.
Stock no. 1815863
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1893. Almost very good condition.

Being a Handbook to the Oology of the British Islands. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. xii and 371 pages including index plus publisher adverts to rear. No illustrations. Top edge gilt. Boards rubbed and stained. Contents a little grubby.

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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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