Category: Natural History


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By: A. Stewart C.D. Preston D.A. Pearman

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Peterborough, Joint Nature Conservation Committee, 1994

Edition: 1st edition

515pp. Pictorila black boards. 16 tables, 49 figures. Almost as new. Couple of small impress marks to rear end-papers. Printed on quality paper in a strong binding. A lovely copy View more info

EXCURSION FLORA of the British Isles

By: A.R.Clapham, T.G.Tutin, E.F.Warburg

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge at the University Press, 1959

Edition: 1st edition

xxxiii, 579pp. A lovely copt with a green and purple d.j. No inscriptions or fading. View more info


By: Acworth, Bernard,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1944

Edition: 1st edition

198pp, original green cloth View more info

THE TRANESCANTSTheir Plants, Gardens and Museum 1570-1662

By: Allan, Mea

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph, 1964

Edition: 1st edition

345pp, colour frontis. 27 illustrations, folding plate at the rear. Green cloth, gilt. No inscriptions or marks. Illustrated d.j. Royal gardeners to Charles I and II, plant-hunters and the founders of British botany and the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. View more info

PLYMOUTH MARINE FAUNA: Being notes in the local distribution of species occuring in the neighbourhood 1931

By: Allen, E.J.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Plymouth, The Marine Biological Association of the UK, 1931

Edition: Second Edition

371pp. Original green buckram. Folding chart. Couple of old small lib. stamps. View more info

this is the saint Bernard

By: Anderson, Marlene J. and Joan Brearley

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New Jersey, T.F.H. Publications, 1973

Edition: 1st Edo

384pp. Fine copy with colour photograpic boards. No inscriptons, marks or wear. Profusely illustrated. View more info

THE NATURAL HISTORY OF VIRUSES [The World Naturalist Series]

By: Andrewes, C.H.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1967

Edition: 1st edition

viii, 237pp. illustrated throughout including 41plates. A trifle rubbed but now enclosed in a clear mylar protective wrapper. One chip to the front top edge of the d.j. View more info


By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Harvey and Darton, 1846

217pp. 28 full page plates. One or two plates loose but all present. Generally a little grubby but original green cloth binding with attractive gilt block decoration to the front board. Lacks front free end-paper. Includes 'A Glimpse at China'; The Falls of Niagara; The Earthquake at Lisbon; The Mandan Indians etc. etc. Plates foxed View more info


By: Anon.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Reeves and Turner., 1869

Edition: First Edition

vii, 376pp. A monthly record of Anecdotes,Theories, and Facts relating to Natural Science, together with notices of new books, reports of the meetings of learned societies, original correspodence, etc. Foxing to end papers. Spine a little crumpled and corners bumped otherwise a nice copy with no fading View more info

The Hunting Hypothesis : A Personal Conclusion Concerning the Evolutionary Nature of Man

By: Ardrey, Robert

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1976

Edition: 1st reprint

242pp. Colour illus. d.j. Missing the often present errata slip. View more info

METSASANAKIRJA Skogsordbok. Forest Dictionary. Forstw├Ârterbuch. Finnisch - Schwedisch - Englisch - Deutsch.

By: Aro, Paavo

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Helsinki, Kustannusosakeyhtiö Otava, 1944

Edition: 1st edition

343pp. Plus indices in the four languages. A forestry dictionary in Finnish-Swedish-German and English. A scarce item in fine condition. D.j chipped and browned. Attractive cloth binding. Well bound. View more info

From A Bird-Lover's Diary

By: Astley, Arthur

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, The Sheldon Press, 1928

Edition: 1st edition

306pp. 8 plates.Green cloth , gilt unfaded. Rubbed fore-edge. A good reading copy in nice binding View more info

WILDFOWL IN GREAT BRITAIN A Survey of the winter distribution of the Anatidae and their conservation in England, Scotland and Wales

By: Atkinson-Willes, G.L.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, HMSO, 1963

Edition: 1st edition

368pp. Orange hardback in fine condition with a soiled d.j. No inscriptions or marks. The d.j. has protected the book and the cloth is like new. Monograph of the Nature Conservancy Number Three. Illustrated by Peter Scott with 14 full page colour plates. 28 photographs, 5 txt figures and numerous maps. A lovely copy. View more info


By: Baer, Jessie-Chizu

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, CA, Sweetbriar Press, 1981

Edition: 1st edition

Numbered and signed review copy. Original type-written RHS review enclosed. Text commentary by John C. MacGregor IV. 12 water-colour plates loose in a simple portfolio View more info


By: Bailey, L.H.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications Inc., 1963

Edition: facsimile

181pp. Dec. card wrappers. Reprint of the 1933 edition. View more info