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THE WIND ON FIRE TRILOGY
Written by William Nicholson. Illustrated by Peter Sis.
Stock no. 1317007
Published by Mammoth; Egmont. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Box set of three titles, contains the entire trilogy: The Wind Singer; Slaves of the Mastery and Firesong. Blue boards. ISBN: 1405201967. All three volumes are SIGNED by the author on title-page. Top of textblocks of vols 2 & 3 are lightly browned. Front flap of wrapper of vol 2 is a bit creased. Slipcase is in fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE WORLD OF PETER RABBIT (COMPLETE SET OF THE TALES WITH BOOKSHELF)
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1317006
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Complete set of the Tales Of Peter Rabbit. 23 books in total housed in original Peter Rabbit wooden bookshelf which has been painted white. Minimal bumps to spines of books and minimal wear to wrapper spines. Some slight foxing/creasing to wrappers. Small brown spot to base of wrapper of vol 1 and a small tear to spine of wrapper of vol 15. Contents of books appear to be fine. Most volumes have been printed between 1972 and 1973. The bookshelf is in good condition with some slight scuffing of the paint and the label has a small damp stain and is very lightly foxed. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE SIX SINGERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 1317005
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. circa 1964. Very good condition.

No. 396. Small, square format. 5 pop-up scenes. Pictorial cardwraps. Minimal rubbing to corners of covers. Rear cover is a little browned. Pop-ups in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE BIRDS OF AFRICA VOLUME VIII THE MALAGASY REGION
Written by Roger Safford; Frank Hawkins. Illustrated by John Gale; Brian Small.
Stock no. 1609830
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour plates. 1024 pages. ISBN: 9780713665321. Light wrinkles to rear panel of wrapper (appears to be minor production fault). This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BIRDS OF AMERICA
Written by John James Audubon.
Stock no. 1609827
Published by Natural History Museum. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

Very large format. Dark blue cloth boards, cream title to spine. A resized edition of Audubon's masterpiece, created by dis-binding one of two original sets held by the Natural History Museum, London. It includes all 435 images, reproduced as large as possible on the page. In general, small images have been reproduced at about 80 percent of the original plate size, and larger images at about 40 percent. Original numbering and captions have been faithfully recreated, leading to some inconsistencies in spellings and numbering of plates. ISBN: 9780565092733. Contained in slipcase which is bumped along one edge. A glorious book! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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GIOTTO THE ARENA CHAPEL FRESCOES
Written by Giuseppe Basile. Illustrated by Giotto.
Stock no. 1814510
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A definitive record of one of Western art's founding treasures. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0500275424. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF THE WORLD VOLUME 8: BROADBILLS TO TAPACULOS
Written by Josep Del Hoyo; Andrew Elliott; David Christie; et al. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; Hilary Burn; John Cox; et al..
Stock no. 1814455
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy boards, gilt titles. Colour photos, plates and distribution maps. 845 pages including index. ISBN: 8487334504. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF THE WORLD VOLUME 12: PICARTHARTES TO TITS AND CHICKADEES
Written by Josep Del Hoyo; Andrew Elliott; David Christie; et al. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; Hilary Burn; John Cox; et al..
Stock no. 1814454
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy boards, gilt titles. Colour photos, plates and distribution maps. 815 pages including index. ISBN: 8496553426. Includes laminated indexes of non-passerines and passerines loosely inserted. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF THE WORLD SPECIAL VOLUME: NEW SPECIES AND GLOBAL INDEX
Written by Josep Del Hoyo; Andrew Elliott; Jordi Sargatal; David Christie. Illustrated by Hilary Burn; Chris Rose; Jon Fjeldsa; et al..
Stock no. 1814453
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour photos, illustrations and distribution maps. 812 pages including index. ISBN: 9788496553880. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF THE WORLD VOLUME 6: MOUSEBIRDS TO HORNBILLS
Written by Josep Del Hoyo; Andrew Elliott; Jordi Sargatal; et al. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; Hilary Burn; Francesc Jutglar; et al..
Stock no. 1814429
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour photos, plates and distribution maps. 589 pages including index. ISBN: 848733430X. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF THE WORLD VOLUME 10: CUCKOO-SHRIKES TO THRUSHES
Written by Josep Del Hoyo; Andrew Elliott; David Christie; et al. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; Hilary Burn; John Cox; et al..
Stock no. 1814428
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour plates, photographs and distribution maps. 895 pages including index. ISBN: 8487334725. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BIRD FAMILIES OF THE WORLD: AN INVITATION TO THE SPECTACULAR DIVERSITY OF BIRDS
Written by David W. Winkler; Shawn M. Billerman; Irby J. Lovette.
Stock no. 1814427
Published by Lynx. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth boards with white titles. Illustrated endpapers of non-passerines and passerines. Colour photos, plates, and distribution maps. 599 pages. ISBN: 9788494189203. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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