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ECOLOGICAL ADAPTATIONS FOR BREEDING IN BIRDS
Written by David Lack. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1819228
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ornithologists have been collecting data on the breeding habits of birds for many years. This book is an interpretation of the main adaptations of birds for breeding. A comprehensive survey so that readers can see what is known, and what remains to be discovered, and hence may be stimulated to add to knowledge. Red cloth boards, brown title block with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0412112205. Reprint. Name in ink to front endpaper. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine.

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ECOLOGY OF SALT MARSHES AND SAND DUNES
Written by D.S Ranwell.
Stock no. 2132736
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Comparing and contrasting the salt marsh and sand dune habitats and the ecological processes operating within them. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and charts. ISBN: 0412105004. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and edges.

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THE INSECTS: AN OUTLINE OF ENTOMOLOGY
Written by P.J. Gullan; P.S. Cranston. Illustrated by K. Hansen McInnes.
Stock no. 1817541
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

For students contemplating entomology as a career and also those in higher education for which the study of insects is prominent. Cardwraps. B/w diagrams and illustrations. ISBN: 0412493608. Reprint. A nice, clean copy.

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COTSWOLD STONE
Written by Freda Derrick. Illustrated by Freda Derrick.
Stock no. 2128916
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cotswold stone building from prehistoric time to the era of the council house. B/w illustrations. Wrapper has a few small chips and tears; mostly repaired to verso, with very little loss.

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COMMUNITY STRUCTURE AND THE NICHE
Written by Paul S. Giller.
Stock no. 2127989
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w graphs and illustrations. ISBN: 0412251108. Spine is faded. Couple of corners are a little creased. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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ECOLOGY OF WORLD VEGETATION
Written by O.W. Archibold.
Stock no. 1816510
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

A comprehensive source of information on vegetation structure and processes in a wide range of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations and charts. xi and 510 pages including index. ISBN: 0412442906. Rear board is a little scuffed and bumped with uneven fading and original publisher's price sticker attached. Contents clean.

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LONG-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILES
Written by Eric Burgess.
Stock no. 2123372
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Wrapper is edge-creased and unevenly browned.

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SALMON FISHING
Written by Frederick Hill.
Stock no. 1812737
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Greased Line on Dee, Don and Earn. Grey cloth, Title on spine. 98 pages including index. Number of b/w diagrams throughout. B/w photograph of author. 7.5 x 5 inches. Light fading to top of spine, couple of minor water marks to boards. Names in ink to front endpapers. Endpapers are browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge-chipped with a little loss.

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ROGUES IN PORCELAIN
Written by John Austen. Illustrated by John Austen.
Stock no. 1506255
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1924. Slightly better than good condition.

A miscellany of 18th century poems compiled by Austen. Black cloth spine. Orange paper boards with white title labels. 10 x 6.5". Attractive colour illustrations full-page and text in colour and b/w. 258 pages. Spine bumped and worn with nicks to cloth at ends, 1.75" split to cloth at top of rear edge, 0.5" to front edge. Also browned with a couple of marks. Wear to corners. Covers grubby with some surface paper damage and uneven fading. A couple of hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Small bookseller's sticker to rear pastedown. Light foxing and an odd mark to contents but most pages are clean.

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COMPLEX NUMBERS
Written by W.H. Cockcroft.
Stock no. 2121628
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition.

A study in algebraic structure. Card wraps. ISBN: 0412115107. A few small white marks to covers. Corners are very slightly creased.

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GRAPHS, SURFACES AND HOMOLOGY: AN INTRODUCTION TO ALGEBRAIC TOPOLOGY
Written by P.J. Giblin.
Stock no. 1812464
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

A first course in algebraic topology concentrating on simplicial homology theory. Blue cardwraps. xv and 329 pages including index. ISBN: 0470989947. Review copy. Foxing to top edge of text block. Contents clean.

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FIELDS, WAVES AND TRANSMISSION LINES
Written by F.A. Benson; T.M. Benson.
Stock no. 1206504
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1991. Fine condition.

Problems in electronics with solutions. Card wraps. 354 pages B/w diagrams. Electromagnetic theory; transmission line theory; rectangular and circular waveguides and cavity resonators; miscellaneous waveguiding systems; impedence transformation and matching; microwave networks; antennas and propagation. ISBN: 0412363704.

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