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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 2. HOOFED MAMMALS
Written by Don E. Wilson; Russell A. Mittermeier; et al.
Stock no. 1820164
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation International and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553774. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel. Else a lovely copy!

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 1. CARNIVORES
Written by Don E. Wilson; Russell A. Mittermeier; et al.
Stock no. 1820163
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation International and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553491. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel. Else a lovely copy!

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 6. LAGOMORPHS AND RODENTS I
Written by Don E. Wilson; Thomas E. Lacher; Russell A. Mittermeier; et al.
Stock no. 1820162
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation International and IUCN. ISBN: 9788494189234. Light crease in laminate on front panel of dustwrapper (hardly noticeable). Rear panel of dustwrapper scuffed. Otherwise a lovely copy!

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 5. MONOTREMES AND MARSUPIALS
Written by Don E. Wilson; Russell A. Mittermeier; et al.
Stock no. 1820161
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation International and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553996. Dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel. Else a very nice copy!

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 3. PRIMATES
Written by Russell A. Mittermeier; Anthony B. Rylands; Don E. Wilson; et al.
Stock no. 1820160
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation International and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553897. Rear panel of dustwrapper slightly scuffed. Sweet odour present. Otherwise a lovely copy.

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HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD 4. SEA MAMMALS
Written by Don E. Wilson; Russell A. Mittermeier; et al.
Stock no. 1820159
Published by Lynx Edicions. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Heavy volume! Black boards, white titles. Stunning colour photography throughout. Published in association with Conservation International and IUCN. ISBN: 9788496553934. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel. Otherwise a lovely copy!

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THE BIRDS OF AFRICA (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Leslie H. Brown; Emil K. Urban; Kenneth Newman; C. Hilary Fry. Illustrated by Martin W. Woodcock; Peter Hayman; Ian Willis.
Stock no. 1820158
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w illustrations. The most authorative and comprehensive work ever published on the birds of Africa. Includes full bibliographies, acoustic references and indexes. Volumes I-VII, dated 1982 - 2004 (all 7 volumes are firsts). Edges of boards are rubbed. Text blocks a little grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper to volumes I-V. Volume I also has a small yellow price label to front endpaper. Contents are clean. Pictorial dustwrappers are faded to spines (as is usual for this set), and a little creased and scuffed, small nick to top of spine of volume III.

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DERRIERES
Written by Jeanloup Sieff. Illustrated by Jeanloup Sieff.
Stock no. 1820103
Published by Bookking International. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A tribute to nintey-three derrieres chosen for their plastic, intellectual and moral qualities. English edition. Large format. White cloth boards, dark grey title to spine. B/w photos throughout. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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A NEW ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF FREEMASONRY (ARS MAGNA LATOMORUM) 2 VOLUMES
Written by Arthur Edward Waiter.
Stock no. 1820100
Published by Rider & Co.. 1923. Very good condition.

And of Cognate Instituted Mysteries: Their Rites Literature and History. New and Revised Edition. Two volumes. Red cloth spines with gilt titles. Red cloth boards with gilt crest to front boards. B/w plates. Boards clean, gilt titles bright. Text blocks lightly browned. Foxing throughout including to plate margins. Slight surface paper damage to page xvi and xvii. All plates present.

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THE WORLD CRISIS: THE EASTERN FRONT
Written by Winston S. Churchill.
Stock no. 1820099
Published by Thornton Butterworth Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

6th volume of the World Crisis. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and blind title to lower front corner of board. B/w plates and maps. 368 pages including index. Boards rubbed at corners, top & tail of spine lightly worn. Boards lightly scuffed. 'Boots Chemist' green label to lower edge of front board has surface paper loss from a removal attempt. Text block and page edges browned, half-title heavily browned. Some foxing to text block and margins. All pages and maps present. Remains of a red label to rear endpaper. Pencil inscription to front pastedown.

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THE COURTS OF THE MORNING
Written by John Buchan.
Stock no. 1820098
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1929. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An adventure novel featuring Sandy Arbuthnot. Blue cloth boards, black titles. Map to free front endpaper. Spine lightly faded and stained. Browning to endpapers and text block. Inscription in ink to half-title page. A few fingermarks to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and edge-worn with a few small chips, repaired to verso with clear tape.

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THE CHALET GIRLS' COOK BOOK
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1319340
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Blue boards, black title to spine. 216 pages. Spine bumped. Small dent to top edge of front cover. Covers slightly grubby. Light musty smell to slightly grubby contents. Slightly grubby dustwrapper is very edge worn with old tape marks, chips, tears and loss.

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