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Dark blue cloth. B/w pictures. The history of the Royal Scots in World War I. Light bumping and wear to spines and corners. Some marks to covers. Page browning; a little foxing.
Blue boards with black title to spine and boy running vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Browning to spine. Dam marks to bottom edges of both covers and some corresponding pages internally. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-chipping; a little loss; some damp marks and browning.
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The first complete comprehensive general account of the geology of the U.S.S.R. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 855 pages. B/w photos, pull-out maps and diagrams. ISBN: 0050021974. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little faded to spine and slightly creased at edges.
Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Damp marking to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; couple of tear repairs to verso.
THE BIRDS OF BRITISH SOMALILAND AND THE GULF OF ADEN VOLUME III
Written by Geoffrey Archer; Eva M. Godman. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; Henrik Gronvold.
Stock no. 1811162
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st 1961. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 7 superb colour plates and folding map to rear. 1042 pages. Deckle-edged. Light marks to endpapers (minor). Contents clean. Front flap of dustwrapper sports '1965' in blue ink to top. Dustwrapper slightly faded at spine and slightly scuffed to side of onlay.
THE BIRDS OF NORTH AFRICA FROM THE CANARY ISLANDS TO THE RED SEA
Written by R.D. Etchecopar; Francois Hue. Illustrated by Paul Barruel.
Stock no. 1811050
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st thus 1967. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Revised version of the French edition. First English edition, translated by P.A.D. Hollom. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w plates. B/w drawings. xx + 612 pages. Tape marks to endpapers else fine. Dustwrapper very slightly faded to spine.
Large format. 41 colour plates plus b/w text figures and photographs. Folding map to rear. xxxiv and 511 pages including index. Corners rubbed, title block to spine rubbed. Rear cover mottled and a little marked. Top edge of text block has minor foxing. Contents clean.
BIRDS OF CYPRUS
Written by D.A. Bannerman; W. Mary Bannerman. Illustrated by David M. Reid-Henry; Roland Green.
Stock no. 631488
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Green cloth, gilt title. Large format. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper: edge-torn with some loss.
Ciconiidae, Ardeidaf, Phoenicopteridae and Anatidae. Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Colour plates. Outer page edges grubby. One edge of book very slightly faded. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped.