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HEDGES (NN 58)
Written by E. Pollard; M.D. Hooper; Norman W Moore.
Stock no. 1816297
Published by Collins. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. A succinct and readable book covering all aspects of hedgerows in Britain, their purpose and history, dating methods, flora and wildlife. 256 pages includes index. Numerous plates, text figures and tables. ISBN: 0002113406. Front cover and base of spine has a light splash mark. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and publisher's clear plastic cover is browned.

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PEDIGREE: WORDS FROM NATURE (NN 56)
Written by Stephen Potter; Laurens Sargent.
Stock no. 1816296
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. This volume is about neither plants, animals nor other creatures, but about their names and about words which have their origins in Nature. ISBN: 000213179X. Foxing and browning to top edge of text block else a nice copy. Publisher's clear duraseal cover has been removed from dustwrapper (no damage), spine slightly faded.

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NUTSHELL LIBRARY
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1816295
Published by Collins. Slightly better than very good condition.

Very small format. Set of 4 volumes - "Chicken Soup With Rice", "Pierre", "One Was Johnny" and "Alligators All Around". Cream/peach boards, black titles and vignettes. Colour illustrations. Approx 30 pages to each volume. Contained in a pictorial slip-case. Dustwrappers faded and a little rubbed to spines else books are in fine condition. Contained in a pictorial slipcase which is heavily faded with a small tear to surface paper at lower corner.

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MY VERY OWN FAIRY STORIES
Written by Johnny Gruelle. Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle.
Stock no. 2126023
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Title on front of book is Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy's Very Own Fairy Stories. Paper pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0001204424. Wear along cover edges; bumping to spine. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and marks.

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THE WORLD OF THE HONEYBEE (NN 29)
Written by Colin G. Butler.
Stock no. 1816292
Published by Collins. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 29. Revised edition. Green cloth, gilt titles. Two colour photos and 87 b/w photos. Name & date in ink and foxing to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, slightly faded to spine (as is usual) and browned to rear panel.

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MOTHS (NN 30)
Written by E.B. Ford.
Stock no. 1816291
Published by Collins. 3rd 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. 77 colour photos, 71 b/w photos and 19 maps and diagrams. Green cloth, gilt titles. 3rd edition. ISBN: 0002194716. Browned impression to front endpaper from publishers price label on front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and foxing to text block. Some foxing to contents. Bright price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear plastic stuck to verso of dustwrapper.

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MAN AND THE LAND (NN 31)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 1816290
Published by Collins. 3rd 1969. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series no. 31. 3rd edition. Green cloth. 6 x 8.5". 272 pages. A new and unusual portrait of our islands. 35 colour photos, 46 b/w photos, 52 illustrations in the text. Faint score mark to front board. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Heavy foxing to text block and a few page margins. Page 24-26 not bound in. A few annotations. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic and grubby to rear panel.

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INSECT MIGRATION (NN 36)
Written by C.B. Williams.
Stock no. 1816289
Published by Collins. 2nd 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 11 colour illustrations. 22 b/w photos. 49 maps and diagrams. ISBN: 0002131013. Front board bowed inwards and has light markings. Name and date in ink to front pastedown hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Foxing to text block. Slight crinkling of contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, is fading to spine (as is usual) and lightly browned to rear panel.

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THE WORLD OF THE SOIL (NN 35)
Written by E. John Russell.
Stock no. 1816288
Published by Collins. 4th 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 4 colour photos. 44 b/w photos. 11 text figures. ISBN: 0002195550. Name & date in ink to front pastedown, hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and minor foxing to text block. Occasional pencil highlighting to margins. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, is browned to rear panel with ticking in ink to titles listed, top & tail of spine lightly worn.

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THE OPEN SEA: ITS NATURAL HISTORY PART II: FISH AND FISHERIES (NN 37)
Written by Alister Hardy. Illustrated by Alister Hardy.
Stock no. 1816287
Published by Collins. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 37. Green cloth, gilt titles. Watercolour and line drawings by the author. 68 b/w photos with diagrams and maps. ISBN: 000213165X. Third impression. Light browning to text block. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine and rear panel, covered with clear sticky back plastic.

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THE WORLD OF SPIDERS (NN 38)
Written by W.S. Bristowe.
Stock no. 1816286
Published by Collins. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 14 plates of photographs or which 4 are in colour. 22 half-tone plates and 116 text figures. Revised edition. ISBN: 0002132567. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to text block especially top edge. Scattered foxing to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and rear panel is browned, covered with clear stick back plastic.

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THE NEW NATURALISTS (NN 82)
Written by Peter Marren.
Stock no. 1816266
Published by Collins. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 82, 50 years edition. Colour and b/w photos. The behind-the-bookshelf story of the New Naturalist Library. With bibliography. ISBN: 000219998X. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper with '50 years' celebratory sticker to front panel is slightly faded to spine (as is usual with this series).

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