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The Geology of Europe, Ager, Derek V.
1 Ager, Derek V.
The Geology of Europe
Berkshire McGraw-Hill 1980 0070841152 / 9780070841154 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Pictorial Boards) 4to - over 9" - 12" tall xix + 535pp, index, references, maps and charts. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Contents in 4 sections:- I Eo-Europa; II Palaeo-Europa; III Meso-Europa; IV Neo-Europa. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Flora Protetta dell'Italia Settentrionale, Anchisi, E / Bernini, A / Cartasegna, N / Polano, F
2 Anchisi, E / Bernini, A / Cartasegna, N / Polano, F
Flora Protetta dell'Italia Settentrionale
Italy Gruppo Naturalistico Oltrepo' Pavese 1985 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Laminated Boards) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 272pp + xlviii, bibliography, indexes, colour photographs throughout. Italian text. Pictorial laminated boards, slight bumping to lower edges otherwise VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Nature in Focus, Angel, Heather
3 Angel, Heather
Nature in Focus
London Pyramid 1988 187130735X / 9781871307351 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 144pp, index, photographs, sketches, full of helpful photographic technique. Cream boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. Signed on title page. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Jewels of the Plains: Wild Flowers of the Great Plains Grasslands and Hills, Barr, Claude A
4 Barr, Claude A
Jewels of the Plains: Wild Flowers of the Great Plains Grasslands and Hills
Minneapolis University of Minnesota Press 1983 0816611270 / 9780816611270 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall xxv + 236pp, index, bibliography, glossary, 119 colour plates, map. Black boards, VG clean tight copy in (minor corner rubs) dustwrapper. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Kakuli: A Story About Wild Animals, Their Struggle to Survive and the People Who Live Among Them, Carr, Norman (Introduction By David Shepherd)
5 Carr, Norman (Introduction By David Shepherd)
Kakuli: A Story About Wild Animals, Their Struggle to Survive and the People Who Live Among Them
Zimbabwe CBC Publishing 1996 0797415785 / 9780797415782 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Guhrs, Pam 176pp, index, drawings, 16pp colour photographs. Gilt on brown boards, photograph laid on front board inside gilt edged border, an excellent clean tight copy. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Wild Birds of Singapore: The Migratory Season (Series 1). A Photographic Essay, Chew Yen Fook
6 Chew Yen Fook
Wild Birds of Singapore: The Migratory Season (Series 1). A Photographic Essay
Singapore Koh Pu Lin Associates 1989 9810012608 / 9789810012601 Limited/Numbered Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 82pp, colour photographs throughout. This copy No. 1909/5000 and includes (slightly creased) Certificate of Origin, signed by author and Far East Trade Press representative and bearing publisher's stamp. Landscape format softback, corner creasing to 1 page otherwise light wear only, VG clean tight copy. Scarce. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Das Pflanzenleben der Schweiz (Plant Life in Switzerland)., Christ, H
7 Christ, H
Das Pflanzenleben der Schweiz (Plant Life in Switzerland).
Zurich Friedrich Schulthess 1879 Second Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall xv + 488pp, indexes, bibliography, 4 tissue guarded woodcuts by Buri and Jeker, from original recordings by C Jauss, 4 coloured double-page maps. Brown boards, heavily decorated spine and front board, rubbing to corners, short tears/fraying to spine head/tail, all edges gilt, internally a VG clean tight copy, binding is very sound. Scarce. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Journal Kept By David Douglas During His Travels in North America, 1823-1827, Together with a Particular Description of Thirty-three Species of American Oaks and Eighteen Species of Pinus., Douglas, David
8 Douglas, David
Journal Kept By David Douglas During His Travels in North America, 1823-1827, Together with a Particular Description of Thirty-three Species of American Oaks and Eighteen Species of Pinus.
New York Antiquarian Press Ltd 1959 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 364pp, index, 8 appendices, 1 drawing, frontispiece. Green boards, no dustwrapper presumably as issued, light edge rubbing, contents clean and tight, VG. This is an unnumbered copy of the 1959 limited edition reprint of 750 copies, (1st edition 1914). The appendices contain a list of plants introduced by Douglas and an account of his death in 1834. Published under the direction of the Royal Horticultural Society. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Jepson Manual - Higher Plants of California, Edited By James C. Hickman
9 Edited By James C. Hickman
The Jepson Manual - Higher Plants of California
USA University of California Press 1993 0520082559 / 9780520082557 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall xvii + 1403pp, index, 3 appendices, colour map, line illustrations. Tan boards, large hardback, a VG clean tight copy in (colour fading to spine) dustwrapper. All-new volume, comprehensive resource and identification guide to nearly 8000 varieties of native and naturalised plants. Very heavy, approx 2.6kg packed, UK shipping 5, at cost to all other destinations. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Restoration Ecology and Sustainable Development, Edited By Krystyna M. Urbanska, Nigel R. Webb, Peter J. Edwards
10 Edited By Krystyna M. Urbanska, Nigel R. Webb, Peter J. Edwards
Restoration Ecology and Sustainable Development
Cambridge CUP 1997 0521581605 / 9780521581608 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Laminated Boards) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall xv + 397pp, index, drawings and charts in text, illustrations, some in colour. Pictorial laminated boards, an excellent clean tight copy. A collection of 17 essays, in 5 sections:- I Introduction; II Ecological Basis of Restoration; III The Implementation and Assessment of Restoration Schemes; IV Ecological Restoration, Economics and Sustainability; IV Conclusions. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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Economics in Nature: Social Dilemmas, Mate Choice and Biological Markets, Edited By Ronald Noe, Jan ARAM Van Hooff & Peter Hammerstein
11 Edited By Ronald Noe, Jan ARAM Van Hooff & Peter Hammerstein
Economics in Nature: Social Dilemmas, Mate Choice and Biological Markets
Cambridge CUP 2001 0521650143 / 9780521650144 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Laminated Boards) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall xi + 276pp, index. Hardback in pictorial boards, VG clean tight copy. A collection of 12 papers. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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Plants of Prey in Australia, Erickson, Rica
12 Erickson, Rica
Plants of Prey in Australia
Australia University of Western Australia Press 1982 0855640995 / 9780855640996 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 94pp, index, glossary, references, 19 plates of which 10 in colour. Green boards, small booksellers label to front pastedown otherwise excellent clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Contents cover:- Introducing Carnivorous Plants; 1 Drosera or Sundews - Flypaper traps; 2 Byblis or Rainbow Plant - Flypaper traps; 3 Cephalotus or Western Australian Pitcher Plant - A pitfall trap; 4 Nepenthes or Tropical Pitcher Plant - A pitfall trap; 5 Utricularia or Bladderworts - Suction traps; 6 Aldrovanda or Waterwheel Plant - A spring trap. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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A Flora of the Trinity Alps of Northern California, Ferlatte, William J
13 Ferlatte, William J
A Flora of the Trinity Alps of Northern California
USA University of California Press 1974 0520020898 / 9780520020894 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall ix + 206pp, indexes, bibliography, glossary, 8pp plates, illustrations by Charles S Papp. Blue boards, VG copy without dustwrapper, as issued. Contents cover the following divisions:- Lepidophyta; Calamophyta; Pterophyta; Coniferophyta; Anthophyta, Class Dicotyledoneae and Class Monocotyledoneae. Uncommon. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Pollarded Trees and Their Historical Significance: A Study in Wichenford Parish, Field, Jane
14 Field, Jane
Pollarded Trees and Their Historical Significance: A Study in Wichenford Parish
Worcestershire Gatepiece Books 2009 0956343708 / 9780956343703 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 163pp, index, 7 appendices, 2 drawings, 34 photographs, 40 maps plus loose colour map showing the distribution of oak, ash, lime and alder pollards within the Wichenford Parish (2008). Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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A Field Guide to Australian Butterflies, Fisher, Robert
15 Fisher, Robert
A Field Guide to Australian Butterflies
Australia Surrey Beatty & Sons Pty Ltd 1995 0949324523 / 9780949324528 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Pictorial Boards) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 254pp, index, bibliography, glossary, illustrated with colour photographs throughout, covering more than 200 of the 385 or so species that have been recorded in Australia. Laminated pictorial boards, slight colour fading to spine and top edge, minor bump to the latter, overall a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Nature Now and Then, Forrest, Gordon
16 Forrest, Gordon
Nature Now and Then
Worcestershire Gordon Forrest 2005 0953116238 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Privately Printed 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 236pp, photographs by the author. Green boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Lost Birds of Paradise, Fuller, Errol
17 Fuller, Errol
The Lost Birds of Paradise
Shrewsbury Swan Hill Press 1995 185310566X / 9781853105661 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 160pp, index, bibliography, 58 drawings, maps in text, 50 colour plates. Black boards, some edge rubbing mainly to spine head/tail, overall a VG copy in a Good+ (edge tear to upper front corner with small loss, slight edge creasing, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Common Timbers of Pakistan, Ghani, Q
18 Ghani, Q
Common Timbers of Pakistan
Dacca East Pakistan Forest Development Corporation 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall viii + 172pp, indexes, 2 appendices. Gilt on blue boards, leatherette, probably a rebind, compant stamp to title page, various annotation throughout, evidently a working copy. Contents tight, overall a Good working copy. Scarce. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 1. Micropterigidae - Heliozelidae, Heath, John (Editor)
19 Heath, John (Editor)
The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 1. Micropterigidae - Heliozelidae
London The Curwen Press 1976 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 343pp, indexes, 13 plates at rear, 85 drawings in text, 151distribution maps. Green boards, slight bumping to corners, boards very slightly sprung, owners name neatly to bottom edge of pages, otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 1. Micropterigidae - Heliozelidae, Heath, John (Editor)
20 Heath, John (Editor)
The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 1. Micropterigidae - Heliozelidae
Essex Harley Books 1983 0946589038 / 9780946589036 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 343pp, indexes, 13 plates (4 in colour), 152 location maps, 85 figures. Green boards, minor marks, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in (browning to spine) dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 7 Part 2. Lasiocampidae - Thyatiridae with Life History Chart of the British Lepidoptera, Heath, John / Emmet, A Maitland (Editors)
21 Heath, John / Emmet, A Maitland (Editors)
The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 7 Part 2. Lasiocampidae - Thyatiridae with Life History Chart of the British Lepidoptera
Essex Harley Books 1992 0946589429 / 9780946589425 Revised Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 400pp, indexes, 4 colour identification plates, 4pp colour photographs of resting postures, distribution maps and charts throughout. Large softback, light reading wear, overall a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Butterflies of Ireland: A Field Guide, Hicken, Dr Norman E. (Written and Illustrated by) / Edited and Introduced By Tim Lavery
22 Hicken, Dr Norman E. (Written and Illustrated by) / Edited and Introduced By Tim Lavery
The Butterflies of Ireland: A Field Guide
Ireland Roberts Rinehart Publishers 1992 1879373017 / 9781879373013 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 222pp, index, bibliography, 57 black and white drawings, distribution maps, 4pp colour identification plates. Softbacl, general light reading wear, slight fading to spine, overall a VG copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Butterflies of Ireland: A Field Guide, Hicken, Norman E. (Edited and Introduced By Tim Lavery)
23 Hicken, Norman E. (Edited and Introduced By Tim Lavery)
The Butterflies of Ireland: A Field Guide
Ireland Roberts Rinehart Publishers 1992 1879373017 / 9781879373013 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 222pp, index, bibliography, 4pp colour plates plus line drawings throughout, data charts etc.. Softback, light reading wear only, a VG copy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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British Wild Flowers Volumes One & Two (2 Volume Set), Hutchinson, John
24 Hutchinson, John
British Wild Flowers Volumes One & Two (2 Volume Set)
Newton Abbot David & Charles 1972 071535552X / 9780715355527 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 2 volume set. Volume 1: 492pp, indexes. ISBN 071535552X. Volume 2: xxiv + 455pp, indexes. ISBN 0715355538. Both volumes brown boards, slight ageing mainly to page edges, over 800 black and white drawings of each species, overall VG copies in (slight edge rubbing, slight sunning to spine, not price-clipped) dustwrappers. This is the first hardback edition, revised 1972. Heavy set, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Plants and Their Names: A Concise Dictionary, Hyam, Roger / Pankhurst, Richard
25 Hyam, Roger / Pankhurst, Richard
Plants and Their Names: A Concise Dictionary
Oxford Oxford University Press 1995 0198661894 / 9780198661894 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall x + 545pp, glossary. Black boards, general light browning to pages, overall a VG clean tight copy in (slight colour fading to spine) dustwrapper. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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An Introduction to Birdwatching n Bhutan, Inskipp, Carol / Inskipp, Tim
26 Inskipp, Carol / Inskipp, Tim
An Introduction to Birdwatching n Bhutan
Bhutan World Wildlife Fund Bhutan Program 1995 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Robson, Craig 82pp, references, checklist, illustrations, many in colour. Softback, corner crease to front cover otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Whales and Modern Whaling, Jenkins, James Travis
27 Jenkins, James Travis
Whales and Modern Whaling
London HF & G Witherby Ltd 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 239pp, bibliography, 2 appendices, 22 plates. gilt on green boards, a bright copy, light ageing to pages, pages 169/170 & 171/172 were evidently not cut, and in separating them, the latter is missing the top corner (attached to previous pages) with a resultant closed edge tear to 169/170. It sounds much were than it looks! That aside, this is a VG clean tight copy, in the scarce dustwrapper. This is now in a removeable protective sleeve, and has loss to spine base and spine head and adjacent front panel. Slight browning to edges. Overall a very nice copy of a scarce title. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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Volcanism in Australasia: A Collection of Papers in Honour of the Late GAM Taylor, G.C., Johnson, RW (Editor)
28 Johnson, RW (Editor)
Volcanism in Australasia: A Collection of Papers in Honour of the Late GAM Taylor, G.C.
Amsterdam Elsevier Science Ltd 1976 0444414622 / 9780444414625 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall xvi + 405pp, references, maps, photographs(some in colour), chemical variation diagrams, eruption diagrams and tabulations of chemical and seismological data. a collection of 28 essays. Ex-College library, library evidence throughout (stamps, labels etc.). Bright orange boards, a Good copy in a Good (faded, some loss, tape repairs to spine base) dustwrapper. Overall a Good solid complete working copy, sold with all faults. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Orchids of Greece, Lepper, JD
29 Lepper, JD
Orchids of Greece
Ilfracombe Arthur H Stockwell Ltd 1981 0722314507 / 9780722314500 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 59pp, index, bibliography, 48 colour photographs. Small softback, a VG clean tight copy. Gift dedication from the author to title page. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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An Introduction to Landscape in West Berkshire, Lewis, LR
30 Lewis, LR
An Introduction to Landscape in West Berkshire
Berkshire LR Lewis 1998 0953387402 / 9780953387403 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 96pp, 4 appendices, references, figures in text, illustrations, some in colour. Large softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Initialled dedication from the author to title page. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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New Zealand Endangered Species: Birds, Bats, Reptiles, Freshwater Fishes, Snails and Insects, Lockley, Ronald M
31 Lockley, Ronald M
New Zealand Endangered Species: Birds, Bats, Reptiles, Freshwater Fishes, Snails and Insects
New Zealand Cassell & Co 1980 0908572220 / 9780908572229 First Edition Hard Cover Near Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cusa, Noel W iv + 150pp, index, references, illustrations, many in colour. Green boards, bumping to corners, slight edge staining to top edge of boards and a few pages, otherwise a VG copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The New Naturalist: Freshwater Fishes of the British Isles, Maitland, Peter S / Campbell, R Niall
32 Maitland, Peter S / Campbell, R Niall
The New Naturalist: Freshwater Fishes of the British Isles
London HarperCollins 1992 0002193809 / 9780002193801 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 368pp, index, bibliography, references, 3 appendices, 21 colour photographs, over 200 black and white photographs and diagrams. Softback, reading creases to spine otherwise light wear only, no inscriptions, a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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The New Naturalist: Ladybirds, Majerus, Michael E. N.
33 Majerus, Michael E. N.
The New Naturalist: Ladybirds
London HarperCollins 1994 0002199351 / 9780002199353 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 367pp, index, bibliography, glossary, appendices, 16 colour plates, over 150 black and white photographs and drawings. Light wear only, a VG clean tight copy without inscriptions. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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Hand-book to the Geology of Derbyshire. Illustrated with a Geological Map, Sections, Etc.., Mello, Rev J Magens
34 Mello, Rev J Magens
Hand-book to the Geology of Derbyshire. Illustrated with a Geological Map, Sections, Etc..
London Bemrose & Sons 1876 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 72pp, 8pp adverts at rear, folding coloured geological map, 6 plates. Small harback, black titling on green boards, owner's name to front endpaper, light ageing only, short tape repair to reverse of map, overall a VG copy. Undated, but assumed to be 1876 1st edition (ref British Library). 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Beaches and Dunes of Developed Coasts, Nordstrom, Karl F
35 Nordstrom, Karl F
Beaches and Dunes of Developed Coasts
Cambridge CUP 2000 0521470137 / 9780521470131 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Laminated Boards) 4to - over 9" - 12" tall xiii + 338pp, index, references, illustrated. Laminated pictorial boards, VG clean tight copy, barely used, very slight colour fading to spine. Important monograph for those involved in coastal management. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Butterflies of Hampshire, Oates, Matthew / Taverner, John / Green, David
36 Oates, Matthew / Taverner, John / Green, David
The Butterflies of Hampshire
Hampshire Pisces Publications 2000 187435717X / 9781874357179 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall vi + 177pp, references, 2 appendices, 49 colour plates, drawings, distribution maps. Broiwn boards, an excellent clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The New Naturalist: Ferns. Their Habitats in the British and Irish Landscape, Page, Christopher N
37 Page, Christopher N
The New Naturalist: Ferns. Their Habitats in the British and Irish Landscape
London Collins 1988 0002193825 / 9780002193825 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 430pp, index, 3 appendices, bibliography, black and white photographs throughout, 8pp colour photographs, Softback, reading creases to spine, a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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Exotic Subtropical Trees in Durban: A Guide for the Layman, Paola, Louis
38 Paola, Louis
Exotic Subtropical Trees in Durban: A Guide for the Layman
Durban Parks Department 1998 0958412529 / 9780958412520 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 68pp, index, illustrations throughout mainly in colour. Large softback, slight corner creasing to upper corner otherwise a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Mentalities of Gorillas and Orangutans: Comparative Perspectives, Parker, Sue Taylor / Mitchell, Robert W. / Miles, H. Lyn
39 Parker, Sue Taylor / Mitchell, Robert W. / Miles, H. Lyn
The Mentalities of Gorillas and Orangutans: Comparative Perspectives
Cambridge CUP 1999 0521580277 / 9780521580274 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Pictorial Boards) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall xi + 419pp, indexes, illustrated. Pictorial boards, VG clean tight copy without dustwrapper as issued. A collection of 19 essays in 5 sections:- I Comparative Evolutionary and Developmental Perspectives on Gorillas and Orangutans; II Cognition and Tool Use in Gorillas and Orangutans; III Communication in Gorillas and Orangutans; IV Social Cognition in Gorillas and Orangutans; V Epilogue. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Baco Seta (The Silk Worm): Il Discorso Del Filo, Pifferi, Enzo
40 Pifferi, Enzo
Baco Seta (The Silk Worm): Il Discorso Del Filo
Italy Enzo Pifferi 1988 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 73pp, 34 colour illustrations, b+w illustrations, multi-language text (captions in Italian/English only, main body of text also in French/German). Black boards, VG clean tight copy in (slight chipping to spine head, protected) dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Il Libro Dei Fiori (3 Volume Set), Pizzetti, Ippolito / Cocker, Henry
41 Pizzetti, Ippolito / Cocker, Henry
Il Libro Dei Fiori (3 Volume Set)
Italy Garzanti Editore 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 653pp; 703pp; 295pp. Indexes. 296 beautiful colour plates, 862 drawings. Lime green boards, slight marking to spine base, occasional minor marks to page edges, overall a VG tight set, without dustwrappers. Bookplate of Hardy Amies to pastedown of each volume. Italian text only. Very heavy, packed weight approx 4.5kg. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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Plant Synonyms: 21,000 Plant Name Changes Simplified, Platt, Karen
42 Platt, Karen
Plant Synonyms: 21,000 Plant Name Changes Simplified
Sheffield Black Tulip Publishing 2006 0954576454 / 9780954576455 First Edition Soft Cover As New No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 224pp, illustrations. Softback, an excellent clean tight copy, as new. Includes an easy-to-use alphabetical format of the latest nomenclature for botanical names. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Ecology and Conservation of Butterflies, Pullin, Andrew S (Editor)
43 Pullin, Andrew S (Editor)
Ecology and Conservation of Butterflies
London Chapman & Hall 1995 0412569701 / 9780412569708 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (Pictorial Boards) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall xiv + 363pp, indexes, references, data charts, text illustrations, photographs. A collection of 22 essays in 4 parts:- Part 1: Monitoring Distribution and Abundance; Part 2: Butterflies and Land Use in Britain; Part 3: Managing Endangered Species; Part 4: European and Global Perspectives. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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A Field Guide to the Butterflies of the West Indies. A Comprehensive Guide to the Identification of Caribbean Butterflies. 338 Illustrations in Colour., Riley, Norman D.
44 Riley, Norman D.
A Field Guide to the Butterflies of the West Indies. A Comprehensive Guide to the Identification of Caribbean Butterflies. 338 Illustrations in Colour.
London Collins 1975 0002192829 / 9780002192828 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 224pp, indexes, bibliography, 24 colour plates. Yellow boards, light ageing, a VG copy in (price-clipped, slight edge chipping, a few marks) dustwrapper. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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I Lepidotteri Diurni Del Comprensorio Gardesano. Butterflies of Lake Garda and the Surrounding Territory, Sala, Giovanni
45 Sala, Giovanni
I Lepidotteri Diurni Del Comprensorio Gardesano. Butterflies of Lake Garda and the Surrounding Territory
Italy SEM 1996 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 160pp, index, bibliography, distribution maps, 32pp colour illustrations and photographs. Large softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Text in Italian and English throughout. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Mara Serengeti: A Photographer's Paradise, Scott, Jonathan / Scott, Angela
46 Scott, Jonathan / Scott, Angela
Mara Serengeti: A Photographer's Paradise
Oxford Fountain Press Ltd 2000 0863433987 / 9780863433986 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 192pp, index, bibliography, illustrated throughout with photographs and drawings, mainly in colour. Illustrated endpapers. Brown boards, landscape format, a VG clean tight copy in (very slight fading adjacent to spine, slight edge rubbing) dustwrapper. Signed by both author to verso of front endpaper, non-attributed. Extremely scarce signed copy. 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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Horses of the Camargue, Silvester, Hans (Translated By Jill Hugh-Jones)
47 Silvester, Hans (Translated By Jill Hugh-Jones)
Horses of the Camargue
Oxford Phaidon Press Ltd 1976 071481735X / 9780714817354 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 21pp plus over 70 colour photographs. Landscape format, a coffee-table style volume depicting the horses of the Camargue. Green cloth boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Photographs and text by the author. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Woodland Plants, Tanner, Heather / Tanner, Robin
48 Tanner, Heather / Tanner, Robin
Woodland Plants
London Robin Garton Ltd 1981 0906030153 / 9780906030158 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 215pp, 69 plants described, represented in 82 drawings. Buff cloth boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Limited edition, this is copy no. 792/950. A lovely book, each plant is beautifully illustrated, and discussed in terms of its properties, the folklore surrounding it, the derivation of its name, and its natural habitat. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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A Question of Balance: Game Animals and Their Role in the British Countryside, Tapper, Dr Stehen (Editor)
49 Tapper, Dr Stehen (Editor)
A Question of Balance: Game Animals and Their Role in the British Countryside
Hampshire Game Conservancy Trust 1999 1901369056 / 9781901369052 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 288pp, glossary, 3 appendices, colour photographs, data charts. Large landscape format softback, small indents to rear cover, overall a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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Bulletin No.38: The 1951 Eruption of Mount Lamington, Papua, Taylor, GA
50 Taylor, GA
Bulletin No.38: The 1951 Eruption of Mount Lamington, Papua
Australia Department of National Development 1958 First Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 117pp, 157 photographs and fold-out charts, data tables, 2 appendices, errata sheets. Softback, browning to covers, a few short tears to fore-edges, a few marks to contents, previous business ownership stamp to title page, overall a Good working copy in a good tight binding. Uncommon. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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