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1 AINSWORTH DAVIES, J. R. The Natural History of Animals. The Animal Life of the World in its Various Aspects and Relations. Complete in 8 Volumes.
Gresham Publishers. London. 1903 
First edition. No DW. 4to. 8 Volumes in very attractive art nouveau style red cloth gilt. Illustrated profusely with colour and b/w plates with tissue guards and many illustrations to text. Head and tails of spines sl. crumpled, corners sl. bumped, spines very lightly sunned o/w a near fine set. 61067 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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2 ALDIN, Cecil. Zoo Babies. Pictured by.... With Short Interviews by G. E. Farrow.
Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton. London. [not dated - inscript. to reverse of ffe/p dated 1907]. Slim 4to. Original pictorial paper covered bds. green backstrip. 24 colour plates by Aldin. Spine professionally rebacked, internally reinforced. Corners of boards rubbed. Illustrated rear endpaper has been photocopied from the front pastedown and professionally bound in. Ownership inscription to free endpaper. Outer edges foxed. Some occ. foxing throughout o/w contents sound. 22247 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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3 ANON. Gold Coast Timbers.
Government Printing. 1949 
Limp boards. Folding sheets. Pages browned, slightly creased, printed cover slightly faded. A clean copy, becoming tender. 44012 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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4 ANON. In the Temperate Regions; or Nature and Natural History in the Temperate Zones.
T. Nelson & Sons, London 1887 
Prize binding, Bound in full blue calf, with raised bands and gilt decorated compartments, contrasting label, gilt. School crest (The Grange, Folkestone) to upper board. Lovely marbled edges and endpapers. Illustrations. 249pp. Spine a little rubbed and bumped at head and tail, as are corners; prize inscription to free endpaper. A lovely copy. 69394 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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5 ATTWOOD, E.A. and EVANS, H.G. The Economics of Hill Farming.
University of Wales Press, Cardiff. 1961. First edition. Hardback with DW. Boards a little bumped to extremities. Very clean interior in a slightly sunned and used wrapper. 82606 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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6 AUSTRALIAN BIRDKEEPER, Published by. Pauline COLPMAN et al. A Guide to Eclectus Parrots. Their Management, Care and Breeding.
Austrailian Birdkeeper, NSW. 1991. First edition.78 page paperback. Colour illustrations. A clean copy in a slightly worn cover which has had small pricing label removed and is slightly rubbed to rear cover. 82615 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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7 AVEBURY, Lord. Ants, Bees and Wasps. A Record of Observations on the Habits of the Social Hymenoptera.
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd., London. 1902. Sixteenth edition, revised. Hardback, no DW. Red boards, gilt type and decoration to spine, covered in sticky backed plastic. Volume 40 of the International Scientific Series. Colour frontis and three plates and two fold-out diagrams to rear of book. xvii, 436pp. Some foxing. Ownership signature to half title page. Boards rubbed and spine sunned. 79947 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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8 BADGER, E. W. & HARRISON, W. J. The Midland Naturalist: The Journal of the "Midland Union Of Natural History Societies," with which is incorporated the Entire Transactions of The Birmingham Natural History and Microscopical Society.Volume VII.
David Bogue. London. 1884 
Half green calf. Marbled bds, eps., and edges. Raised bands to spine, contrasting label, gilt. Illus. Calf scratched, spine sl. sunned, internally besides some sl. foxing to eps, the contents are like new. 32967 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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9 BADGER, E. W. & HARRISON, W. J. The Midland Naturalist: The Journal of the "Midland Union Of Natural History Societies," with which is incorporated the Entire Transactions of The Birmingham Natural History and Microscopical Society.Volume VIII .
David Bogue. London. 1885 
Half green calf. Marbled bds, eps., and edges. Raised bands to spine, contrasting label, gilt. Illus. Calf scratched, spine sl. sunned, internally besides some sl. foxing to eps, the contents are like new. 32968 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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10 BAGSTER, Samuel. The Management of Bees. With a Description of the Ladies' Safety Hive. With Forty Illustrative Wood Engravings.
Saunders and Otley. London. 1838 
Second edition. xvi, 240pp. + [4]pp. of publisher's adverts. Coloured frontis. of bees, vignette of ladies and hive to title-page plus illustrations in text. Original green cloth gilt, sunned to spine and margins, cloth sl. soiled, spine repaired, inner hinge visible but sound. Some pages browned and occ. foxing and other marks to text but generally a clean copy though binding is tight due to repair and rear endpaper has some loss along bottom margin. VG. 67649 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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11 BAKER, E. C. Stuart. Indian Ducks and Their Allies. With thirty coloured plates from drawings by H. Gronvold and G. E. Lodge and J. G. Keulemans..
Bombay Natural History Society. Bombay. 1908 
Reprinted from the Bombay Natural History Society's Journal; with corrections & additions. Lg. 8vo. Half black morocco, gilt, green bds. Illus. title-page becoming detached. 30 coloured plates. Green marbled eps. T.e.g. Bookplate to f.ep. inscription to half title. Some browning to outer edges. Upper hinge visible but holding o/w a lovely copy. 32898 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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12 BALAKRISHNAN, Mundanthra; BORGSTROM, Reidar; BIE, Stein W. editors. Tropical Ecosystems. A Synthesis of Tropical Ecology and Conservation.
International Science Publisher, U.S.A. 1994 
First Edition. DW. x, 441pp. Illustrated. Board extremities bumped. Contents clean. Wrapper slightly chipped and worn at extremities, tail of spine creased o/w VG+/VG+. 46576 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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13 BANNERMAN, David A. Illustrated by Henrik Gronvold. Larger Birds of West Africa.
Penguin Books. London. 1958. First Edition Thus. Blue Penguin Paperback. Illustrated. Couple of stains to covers with small nick to foredge and crease to lower corner. Contents age browned o/w a nice tight copy of this volume from the delightful West African Penguin series showing the penguin under a palm tree. 80671 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 BARRET, John. YONGE, C.M. Collins Pocket Guide To The Seashore. Illustrated by Elspeth Yonge, Shirley Townend, Dorothy Fitchew, Richard Pike, John Norris Wood, David Pratt, Dido Berry.
Collins. London. 1958 
First Edition. DW. Colour and b/w illustrations. Bright copy in torn (8cm) wrapper. VG/VG-. 62242 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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15 BATTY, Dr J. Lories in Aviculture.
Beech Publishing/Nimrod Press, Alton. 1991. First edition. Paperback. One colour plus many b/w illustrations. A clean copy. 82614 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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16 BECK, Robert. M.R.C.V.S Scotland's Native Horse. Its History, Breeding and Survival.
GC. Book Publishers Ltd. Wigtown, Scotland. 1992 
First Edition. SIGNED with dedication by author on free front end paper and enclosed document. Original green boards with black to spine and decorations to upper board. Extremities bumped. B/w illustrations throughout. 203pps including glossary, bibliography, sources and index plus 2 pages of adverts. Slight dirty marks to rear end pages o/w a lovely clean copy. VG+ Enclosed is a 5 page typed document stapled together with a list of amendments. The document is addressed to the Reader: I regret the following errors in the book....However, I am not in any way responsible as I was not given the opportunity to check the proofs. 35944 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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17 BEEBE, William. The Log of the Sun: A Chronicle of Nature's Year. With six full page illustrations by Walter King Stone.
Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1928. First edition. Blue cloth, red type to spine and upper board. 288 pages. Title and author on spine have been highlighted by hand with gold ink. Spine sunned with slightly crumpled ends, extremities sl. rubbed and end-papers foxed. Owner inscription to front free end-paper. 77812 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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18 BEWICK, Thomas. A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by Thomas Bewick. Eighth Edition.
Printed by Edw. Walker. for T. Bewick and Son; Longman and Co. 1824. Eighth Edition. x, 526 pages. Illustrated throughout with Bewick's famous wood engravings. Bound in nineteenth century half black morocco gilt, marbled boards, edges and endpapers. Boards slightly rubbed, small neat ownership stamp and inscription to prelims. Pages 115/6 professionally repaired without loss otherwise a remarkably clean and sound copy of this classic work on animals. 73665 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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19 BEWICK, Thomas. A History of British Birds. The Figures Engraved on Wood. Containing the History and Description of Land Birds; And A Supplement, With Additional Figures; Containing the History and Description of Water Birds; And A Supplement With Additional Figures. All Four Parts Bound in One.
Edward Walker, Newcastle. 1821. Seventh and fifth editions respectively. 330, 46, [2], 360, 43, [1] pages. Profusely illustrated with Bewick's famous wood-engravings. One engraving, of the heron, on page 49 of Vol. II. has been hand-coloured with grey water-colour paint which has slightly seeped through to the following page in an attractive way. The text is still readable. Bound in half green calf, rebacked with a modern spine and label. Large thick 8vo. Original marbled boards and edges. Occasional very light foxing otherwise a clean and very sound copy of a classic work on British Land and Sea Birds. 73667 
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20 BIRCHAM, Peter. A History of Ornithology. The New Naturalist Library. (SIGNED).
Collins. London. 2007 
First edition, thus. Large format paperback. 482pp. Fully illustrated. Very sl. signs of use o/w near fine. SIGNED AND DATED by the author to the title page. "Peter Bircham. October, 2007. 7/10" 68431 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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