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ALAN GARNER'S BOOK OF BRITISH FAIRY TALES
Written by Alan Garner. Illustrated by Derek Collard.
Stock no. 2126956
Published by Collins. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A rich and varied collection of 21 fairy tales chosen from all regions of Britain. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Title-page illustrations for each story. ISBN: 0001840452. Light bumping to a couple of corners. A little foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper a bit edge-creased.

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF MAN IN BRITAIN (NN 18)
Written by H.J. Fleure. Illustrated by Alison Birch.
Stock no. 2126919
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition.

New Naturalist series. Green buckram cloth. 38 colour photos, 38 b/w photos, 76 line drawings. Some light wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A little page browning.

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TIMBER DESIGNERS' MANUAL
Written by E.C. Ozelton; J.A. Baird.
Stock no. 2126616
Published by Collins. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. In Accordance with BS 5268. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0632025379. Name in ink to front pastedown. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning, small tear hole to one edge.

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BRITISH PLANT LIFE (NN 10)
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 2126503
Published by Collins. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth covers. Third edition. With 53 colour photographs by John Markham, Brian Perkins, F. Ballard and others. 27 photographs in b/w; 8 maps and 2 diagrams. Light bumping along cover edges. Wrapper has corner cut front front flap, still has publisher's original duraseal cover over wrapper, stuck along edges of verso.

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LAWRENCE OF ARABIA - A BIOGRAPHICAL ENQUIRY
Written by Richard Aldington.
Stock no. 1816388
Published by Collins. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w plates. Black boards, gilt title to spine. A controversial biography. A few minor foxspots present. Red dustwrapper is a little grubby and slightly faded to spine.

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BABAR GOES TO AMERICA
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2126426
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to spine. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing. One closed tear is repaired with tape to verso. Damp mark along one edge of wrapper.

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BADGER (NN 114)
Written by Timothy J. Roper.
Stock no. 2126329
Published by Collins. Circa 2010. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

This book explores every aspect of the biology and behaviour of these fascinating animals. New Naturalist Series. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007320417. Still in original shrink wrap - Unopened!

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WHERE'S MY GIRL?
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 2126241
Published by Collins. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Lone Pine adventure based in Dartmoor. Pale blue mottled boards, gilt title to spine. 160 pages. ISBN: 0001602101. A little bumping to spine; small amount of browning across bottom edge. Light marks and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with small mark to base of spine.

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WILD FLOWERS (NN 5)
Written by John Gilmour; Max Walters.
Stock no. 2126153
Published by Collins. 3rd 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 5. Green cloth, gilt titles. 45 colour photos, 27 b/w photos and 3 line drawings. Spine is faded. Trailing splash mark to front cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut and has been covered with clear adhesive film; browned.

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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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THE ART OF BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION (NN 14)
Written by Wilfrid Blunt.
Stock no. 2126151
Published by Collins. 1971. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A complete and critical survey of the subject of botanical illustration. Green cloth. 47 colour plates, 32 b/w plates and 75 figures in the text. 303 pages includes index. Spine is faded. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine and along a couple of edges.

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SNOWDONIA (NN 13)
Written by F.J. North; Bruce Campbell; Richard Scott.
Stock no. 2126150
Published by Collins. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 56 colour plates, 48 b/w photos. 6 maps and 26 diagrams. Some bumping and fading to spine. Binding is starting to become a little weak. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is badly browned, torn and repaired with browned tape and is now covered with clear adhesive film to stop any more damage.

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