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Animals In War
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Animals In War

By Hodgson, Pat

Hove, East Sussex: Wayland. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. DJ in protective cover. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover photo of a fourteenth-century knight from the British Museum collection. ; The Eyewitness History Series; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 96 pages; From the mice used by the tunnelers in the First World War to Hannibal's elephants, the history of animals in war. Sections cover the use of animals in combat, their use in transport and supply, and as carriers of intelligence communcations and boosters of moral. .

$23.00

Nature's Playground In Four Books
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Nature's Playground In Four Books

By Cordelia, M. ; Leigh E.

London: Collins Clear-Type Press. Very Good. 1935. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Missing DJ, slight staining to boards, fly shadows to endpapers, some foxing and water staining to endpapers and edges of readig block. ; Undated but assumed mid 1930s. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and blind embossed lettering and fox to front. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 320 pages; Omnibus edition of four previously published volumes. The secrets of nature revealed illustrated with over 250 diagrams and photographs. .

$15.33

Watership Down
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Watership Down

By Adams, Richard

London: Penguin Books. Good+. 1978. Reprint; Twelfth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some reading and cover creases, light edge and shelf wear with split to base of spine, ink name to front endpaper, some foxing to endpapers and edges of readng block, tape repair to page 257/8. ; Good reading copy. Cover artwork by Pauline Baynes. ; 480 pages; Fiver could sense danger. Something terrible was going to happen to the warren - he felt sure of it. So did his brother Hazel, for Fiver's sixth sense was never wrong. They had to leave immediately, and they had to persuade the other rabbits to join them. And so begins a long and perilous journey of a small band of rabbits in search of a safe home. .

$5.37

It Shouldn't Happen To A Vet
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It Shouldn't Happen To A Vet

By Herriot, James

London: Pan Books. Good. 1975. Reprint; Fifth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading and cover creases, ink numeral to front endpaper, some foxing, closed tear to first rext page. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Norman Thelwell. ; 232 pages; The second of the author's autobiographical accounts of life as a vet in the Yorkshire dales. .

$3.20

My Family And Other Animals.
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My Family And Other Animals.

By Durrell, Gerald

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Good+. 1979. Reprint; Twenty-Eighth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading and cover creases, minor shelf and edge wear, heavy foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Twenty-eighth printing, 1979. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Grace Thompson. ; 304 pages; Durrell's wonderful childhood in Corfu where he began his love of animals. .

$5.43

The Travels Of Oggy
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The Travels Of Oggy

By Lawrence, Ann

London: Piccolo Books. Very Good-. 1979. Reprint; Fifth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light cover creases, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names Inside. Wrap around cover artwork by Patricia Drew. ; B&W Illustrations; 128 pages; Oggy is a young undventurous hedgehog who lives in a garden near Hampstead Heath. But when the family who owned the garden moves to the country, Oggy gets lonely ad decides to follow them. Soon he discovers that the world is more than just Hampstead Heath full of excitement, adventure and lots of new creatures... .

$4.47

If Only They Could Talk
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If Only They Could Talk

By Herriot, James

London: Pan Books. Good+. 1975. Reprint; Sixth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some reading creases and edge wear, ink numeral to title, endpapers and edges of reading block heavily foxed. ; Sixth printing, 1975. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Norman Thelwell. ; 208 pages; The first of the author's autobiographical accounts of life as a vet in the Yorkshire dales. .

$3.20

Zoo Vet The World of a Wildlife Vet
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Zoo Vet The World of a Wildlife Vet

By Taylor, David

London: Unwin Paperbacks. Very Good+. 1984. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some creasing to sunned spine, ink tick mark to inside front cover, old ink price to front endpaper. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Douglad Playle. ; 176 pages; Case studies from one of the independent veterinary consultants to zoos and safari parks. .

$4.47

The Dog An Owner's Maintenance Manual
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The Dog An Owner's Maintenance Manual

By Taylor, David

London: Unwin Paperbacks. Very Good. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover photos by Marc Hennie and Tery Whitham. ; B&W Illustrations; 96 pages; David Taylor, television's Zoo Vet, gives specialist helpful and humorous advice on living with and caring for your dog. .

$4.47

Hares
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Hares

By Hughes, D Wyn

London: W. H. Allen. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Minor shelf wear and light sunning to . spine of unclipped DJ, light foxing to endpapers and reverse of DJ, . slightly cocked spine. ; Fawn cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. . No names inside. Cover artwork Hare by E J Detmold.. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Colour Illustrations; 56 pages; Short collection of literary references and illustrations. .

$6.07

Creatures of the Kingdom  Stories of Animals and Nature
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Creatures of the Kingdom Stories of Animals and Nature

By Michener, James A.

London: Mandarin. Very Good+; Remainder line to base of reading block, slight foxing to . endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside, . appears unread. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1995. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; B&W Illustrations; 432 pages; Collection of extracts from several of Michener's novels, plus one previously unpublished story, describing animals and nature across the centuries either in harmony or conflict with each other and with man. Illustrated with 16 nature drawings by Karen Jacobsen. ; 0749318112 .

$7.66

Stray
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Stray

By Wilson, A. N.

London: Walker Books Ltd. Good; Some cover creases, some shelf and edge wear with tiny split to top . of spine, heavy foxing. ; Good reading copy, no names inside. Wrap around . cover artwork by Sarah Fox-Davies.. 1997. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Third Printing; 240 pages; The life story of an alley-cat named Pufftail. ; 0744552788 .

$2.24

In Praise of Cats
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In Praise of Cats

By Hilditch, Gwen

London: Frederick Muller Ltd. Very Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, some edge wear with . slight loss to top of spine, some foxing to endpapers. ; Satin finish . pictorial boards. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1950. Hardcover. Second Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 64 pages; Collection of poems and short prose in admiration of the feline. .

$9.27

A Zoo In My Luggage / Encounters With Animals
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A Zoo In My Luggage / Encounters With Animals

By Durrell, Gerald

London: The Companion Book Club. Fair with no dust jacket; Misssing DJ and front endpaper, corners lightly . bumped and rubbed, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Green cloth . boards with gilt lettering to green title panel on spine. Nice tight copy, . no names inside.. 1960. Reprint. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . B&W Illustrations; 304 pages; The author chronicles the birth of his own private zoo and a trip to the Cameroons to get its first animals, also his trip to South America. .

$7.03

Cats For Pets And Show
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Cats For Pets And Show

By Harman, Ian

London: Williams & Norgate Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped and . rubbed, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Green cloth . boards with gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Nice tight copy, no . names inside.. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Photographs; 96 pages; Nice little book with details on the history of the domestic cat as well as how to go about breeding and showing. .

$7.66

The Dog Who Would Be King  Tales and Surprising Lessons from a Pet  Psychologist
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The Dog Who Would Be King Tales and Surprising Lessons from a Pet Psychologist

By Wright, John C. ; Lashnits, Judi Wright

Emmaus, Pennsylvania: Rodale Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, . minor foxing to edges of reading block. ; Cream boards quarter bound . maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names . inside. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 272 pages; Stories from the files of a real life pet detective. ; 1579540023 .

$23.00

Strange Dwellings  Being a Description of the Habitations of Animals  Abridged from 'Homes Without Hands'
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Strange Dwellings Being a Description of the Habitations of Animals Abridged from 'Homes Without Hands'

By Wood, Rev. J. G.

London: Longmans, Green and Co. Fair with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, corners lighly bumped and . rubbed, missing title, two names inside. ; Maroon cloth boards with silver . gilt lettering to front cover and spine and bear's head motif to front, . chocolate brown endpapers. Good reading copy. 24 page publisher's catalog . to rear. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1894. Reprint. Hardcover. First Printing; Wood engraving; 412 pages; Early illustrated natural history book describing the burrows and nests of various mammals, reptiles, invertebrates, molluscs, birds, beetles, spiders and insects. .

$15.33

The Squirrel Book
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The Squirrel Book

By Kelway, Phyllis

London: William Collins. Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped, small open . tear and ink name to front endpaper, light foxing. ; Blue cloth boards . with maroon lettering to spine and squirrel to front. Illustrations by . Newton Whittaker and photographs by the author.. 1945. Hardcover. Third Printing; B&W Illustrations and photographs; 80 pages; The story of two red squirrels, Nuffles and Yump, found as babies by the author whilst on a country walk. .

$8.63

Koalas In A Crisis
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Koalas In A Crisis

By Daniels, Lucy

London: Hodder & Stoughton Childrens Division. Very Good-; Minor cover creases, light edge wear, erased name to inside . front cover, some foxing. ; Cover artwork by Peter Warner.. 1996. Reprint. Paperback. Twelfth Printing; The Animal Ark Series; Vol. 16; 160 pages; A Koala colony urgently needs a new home. Can Mandy help? ; 0340655798 .

$5.10

The West Highland White Terrier
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The West Highland White Terrier

By Hands, Barbara

Edinburgh: John Bartholomew & Son Ltd.. Very Good; Decored cloth covers, nice tight copy, no names or marks inside.. 1977. First Edition. Paperback. First Printing; Colour Illustrations and Photographs; 96 pages; Everything you need to know about the West Highland White Terrier, and its care. ; 0702810746 .

$6.71

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