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BRITISH BIRDS OF THE WILD PLACES
Written by J. Wentworth Day. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2140553
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, dark blue title to spine and decoration to front cover. Illustrated with 49 colour illustrations and 18 b/w by Tunnicliffe. 88 pages. A few marks to cover edges. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; some grubby marks; a little fading.

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THE MORGAN 75 YEARS ON THE ROAD
Written by Ken Hill.
Stock no. 2140282
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713713704. Wrapper is price-cut with some fading to spine.

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BRITISH BIRDS OF THE WILD PLACES
Written by J. Wentworth Day. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2140181
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, dark blue title to spine and decoration to front cover. Illustrated with 49 colour illustrations and 18 b/w by Tunnicliffe. 88 pages. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and marks; browned to spine.

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A HANDBOOK OF SUCCULENT PLANTS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Hermann Jacobsen.
Stock no. 1823918
Published by Blandford Press. 1976. Very good condition.

Descriptions, synonyms and cultural details for succulents other than cactaceae. Three volumes. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spines. 1617 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. ISBN: 0713701404. Reprint. Minor wear/scuffing/rubbing to boards. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is in almost very good condition, rubbed at corners, scuffed to one end.

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PIONEER AIRCRAFT 1903-1914
Written by Kenneth Munson. Illustrated by John W. Wood; Norman Dinnage; Brian Hiley; W. Hobson; Tony Mitchell; J. Pelling.
Stock no. 1823823
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1969. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The pocket encyclopaedia of world aircraft in colour. Maroon boards. Gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. 178 pages. ISBN: 0713705000. Text block lightly browned else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly worn at top of spine with a few tiny nicks.

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HOW BIRDS WORK
Written by Ron Freethy.
Stock no. 2139127
Published by Blandford Press. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Guide to Bird Biology. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and colour plates. ISBN: 0713711566. Wrapper has 1" closed tear to one edge and creasing.

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HOW FLOWERS WORK: A GUIDE TO PLANT BIOLOGY
Written by Bob Gibbons. Illustrated by Vanessa Luff.
Stock no. 2139125
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0713712783. Wrapper has 1" closed tear to base of spine.

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THE CULITVATION OF THE MESEMBRYANTHEMACEAE
Written by G. Schwantes.
Stock no. 1823717
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Succulent plants indigenous to South Africa and include the well-known mimicry plants. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Text block & endpapers browned else contents clean. Pink pictorial dustwrapper with colour onlay to front panel is lightly rubbed at corners and lightly faded at spine.

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LEXICON OF SUCCULENT PLANTS
Written by Hermann Jacobsen.
Stock no. 1823714
Published by Blandford Press. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Short descriptions, habitats and synonymy of succulent plants other than Cactaceae. First English Edition. Mushroom coloured cloth boards, red and black titles. B/w photos. 664 pages including index. ISBN: 071370652X. Lower edge of boards grubby as is the lower text block. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn.

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THE GIBBAEUM HANDBOOK
Written by G.C. Nel.
Stock no. 1823709
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1953. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A genus of highly succulent plants, native to South Africa. A comprehensive guide to the general and indoor cultivation. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos, 7 colour tipped in plates. 117 pages including index. Lower rear corner bumped, top of spine lightly shelf worn. Text block lightly browned. Browning and a few pale foxspots to endpapers. Contents otherwise clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and marked.

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WAR ON THE NILE
Written by Michael Barthorp.
Stock no. 2135531
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Britain, Egypt and the Sudan 1882-1898. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713713100. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE GOULDIAN FINCH
Written by Stewart Evans; Mike Fidler.
Stock no. 2135324
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1986. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour photos. ISBN: 0713715952. Ex-lib with some usual markings. Spine is faded. Wrapper has sticky marks to base of wrapper spine, which is also faded.

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