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THE CLEMENTS CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF THE WORLD
Written by James F. Clements; Jared M. Diamond; et al.
Stock no. 1815137
Published by Christopher Helm. 6th 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Cloth spine, silver title. 6th edition. The Official World Checklist of the American Birding Association. ISBN: 9780713686951. Tiny closed tear to lower edge of front flap of dustwrapper.

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BIRDSONG BY THE SEASONS: A YEAR OF LISTENING TO BIRDS
Written by Donald Kroodsma. Illustrated by Nancy Haver.
Stock no. 1815136
Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A celebration of American birdsong from January through December. Includes CD recordings of the birdsong sonagrams shown in this book. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780618753369. Spine slightly cocked. Two CDs included in unopened wallet at rear. Fading to front of dustwrapper at spine edge. Dustwrapper scuffed.

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THE HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS
Written by D.W. Yalden; U. Albarella.
Stock no. 1815135
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2009. Very good condition.

Reviewing our knowledge of avifaunal history over the last 15,000 years, setting it in its wider historical and European context. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and maps. 263 pages. ISBN: 9780199581160. Light vertical crease to edge of front cover.

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THE HEN HARRIER - IN THE SHADOW OF SLEMISH
Written by Don Scott.
Stock no. 1815134
Published by Whittles Publishing. 1st 2010. Very good condition.

The untold story of the hen harriers' struggle for survival in their former stronghold, the Glens of Antrim, N. Ireland. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. xix and 159 pages. ISBN: 9781904445937. Bowing to contents.

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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: A FIELD GUIDE
Written by Ranjit Manakadan; J.C. Daniel; Nikhil Bhopale. Illustrated by John Henry Dick.
Stock no. 1815133
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society; Oxford University Press. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Based on Salim Ali & Dillon Ripley's 'Pictorial Guide'. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780198077237. Boards slightly grubby. Rear board has small publisher's price label.

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ARTHURIAN MYTHS AND ALCHEMY
Written by Jonathan Hughes.
Stock no. 1815132
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Kingship of Edward IV. Xiii + 354 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0750919949.

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THE OUTBREAK OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR
Written by Anthony Fletcher.
Stock no. 1815131
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed account of English politics between November 1640 and October 1642. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. xxx and 446 pages including index. ISBN: 0713163208. A few instances of discreet pencil annotation. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and a little creased, publisher's price label to rear panel.

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THE ANCIEN REGIME: A HISTORY OF FRANCE 1610-1774
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie.
Stock no. 1815130
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of brilliance, order and sophistication, of supreme confidence and great achievement - that begins in uncertainty and ends in iconoclasm. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. vii and 586 pages including index. ISBN: 0631170286. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed.

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RENAISSANCE WARRIOR AND PATRON: THE REIGN OF FRANCIS I
Written by R.J. Knecht.
Stock no. 1815129
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

A full and comprehensive account of one of the most colourful and formative reigns in French history, that of Francis I (1515-47). A completely revised version of Knecht's earlier study of the king, first published in 1982, now superseded by this substantially larger work with much new written and illustrative material. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. xxiv and 612 pages including index. ISBN: 052157885X.

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ALPHONSE MUCHA
Written by Jiri Mucha; Marina Henderson; Aaron Scharf. Illustrated by Alphonse Mucha.
Stock no. 1815128
Published by Academy Editions. 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second edition, enlarged and revised. First published under the title 'Alphonse Mucha Posters and Photographs' in 1971. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and a few colour illustrations. 144 pages including index. ISBN: 0856761025. 5th impression. Light page edge browning. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and a little grubby.

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THE ESSENTIAL AIRCRAFT IDENTIFICATION GUIDE LUFTWAFFE SQUADRONS 1939-45
Written by Chris Bishop.
Stock no. 1815127
Published by Amber Books. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A complete guide to the German Luftwaffe for both military modelers and World War II enthusiasts alike. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations, b/w photos. ISBN: 1904687628.

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LINCOLN CATHEDRAL: THE BIOGRAPHY OF A GREAT BUILDING
Written by Jonathan Foyle.
Stock no. 1815126
Published by Scala Books. Circa 2015. Fine condition.

Large format. Cardwraps. ISBN: 9781857599282. Still in original shrinkwrap.

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