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cover of The Footprints of Elephant Bill

The Footprints of Elephant Bill

by Susan Williams

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Published
1962
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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William Kimber, London, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 224 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked and slightly faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly marked, with several chips. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available:… Read more
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cover of A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Vol. II - Part I

A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Vol. II - Part I

by Oliver Goldsmith

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Published
1844
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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$24.90

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A. Fullarton, London, 1844. Later Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". iv + 276pp. Single volume only of set or series. Rear hinge split and reinforced with clear paper repair tape. One plate loosening. Split to top of front joint. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges… Read more
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cover of Sea-Birds: An Introduction to the Natural History of the Sea-Birds of the North Atlantic (The New Naturalist)

Sea-Birds: An Introduction to the Natural History of the Sea-Birds of the North Atlantic (The New Naturalist)

by J. Fisher and R. M. Lockley

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
ISBN
9781870630887
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$9.96

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Bloomsbury, London, 1989. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xvi + 320pp. Binding firm. Laminated dust jacket affixed to patedowns with tape. Jacket spine slightly faded. Edges slightly marked. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals… Read more
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cover of Bird Life on Clifton Downs

Bird Life on Clifton Downs

by Averil Morley

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Published
1934
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$6.23

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J. Baker and Son, Clifton, 1934. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 40 pp. Binding firm, spine worn with split to top of rear joint. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's initials and address in ink. Covers creased and chipped. The publication date given… Read more
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cover of The Nature of West Wales. The Wildlife and Ecology of the County of Dyfed

The Nature of West Wales. The Wildlife and Ecology of the County of Dyfed

by David Saunders (ed.)

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860232421
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$6.23

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Barracuda Books, Buckingham, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Near Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 164 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Top edge foxed. Illustrated, with maps to end… Read more
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cover of Traveller&#39;s Rest

Traveller's Rest

by Philip Gosse

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition (Pocket Library)
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$7.47

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Cassell, London, 1949. Later Edition (Pocket Library). Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 192 pp. Binding firm. Dust Jacket marked and chipped. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Britain/UK; Animals & Birds. Pictures… Read more
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cover of British Song Birds: A Practical Treatise on their Habits, Nidification, and Incubation

British Song Birds: A Practical Treatise on their Habits, Nidification, and Incubation

by Joseph Nash

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Published
1872
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$62.26

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William Tegg, London, 1872. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Newton Fielding. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 96 pp. Hinges cracked. Split to top of front joint. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Newton Fielding.… Read more
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cover of The Tale of Two Horses

The Tale of Two Horses

by A. F. Tschiffely

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Published
1949
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
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$8.72

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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1949. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Caney. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 192 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Caney. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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cover of Unravelling Animal Behaviour

Unravelling Animal Behaviour

by Marian Stamp Dawkins

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition reprint
ISBN
9780582218758
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$9.96

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Longman & Co, Harlow, 1997. Second Edition reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo. viii + 183pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine creased. Edges slightly marked. Covers slightly creased. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Animals & Birds; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0582218756. ISBN/EAN: 9780582218758. Pictures of this item… Read more
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cover of Mainly About Wolves

Mainly About Wolves

by Ernest Thompson Seton

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Published
1937
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$18.68

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Methuen, London, 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo. xvi + 320pp. Binding firm, spine faded. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Corner of front end paper cut out. Covers marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Birds; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this… Read more
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cover of The Animal in its World: Explorations of an Ethnologist, 1932-1972. Volume One: Field Studies

The Animal in its World: Explorations of an Ethnologist, 1932-1972. Volume One: Field Studies

by Niko Tinbergen

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780045910144
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$12.45

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Allen & Unwin, London, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo. 343 pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Birds; Modern; Natural History & Resources.… Read more
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cover of The Insect World

The Insect World

by Rose Yeatman Woolf

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Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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$24.90

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Raphael Tuck & Sons, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: R. J. Wealthy, C. F. Newell et al. Size: 4to. 48 pp. Front hinge cracking. Minor wear to spine. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Covers worn. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Illustrator:… Read more
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cover of The Orang-utans

The Orang-utans

by Gisela Kaplan & Lesley J. Rogers

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781865081243
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$14.94

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Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, 1999. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo. x + 185pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine creased and faded. Edges slightly browned and marked. Covers slightly creased. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Animals & Birds; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 1865081248. ISBN/EAN: 9781865081243.… Read more
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cover of When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals

When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals

by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson and Susan McCarthy

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Published
1995
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385314251
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Delacorte Press, New York, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. First impression. Size: 8vo. xxiv + 291pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges slightly marked. Damp staining to outer margin of latter pages. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals… Read more
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cover of Mosquito. A Natural History of Our Most Persistent and Deadly Foe

Mosquito. A Natural History of Our Most Persistent and Deadly Foe

by Andrew Spielman and Michael D'Antonio

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571209804
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$6.23

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Faber, London, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First impression. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xx + 247pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket slightly marked. Edges browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Animals & Birds; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0571209807.… Read more
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cover of The Moths of the Bristol Region

The Moths of the Bristol Region

by Ray Barnett, Richard Andrews, Mike Bailey, Tim Corner, Rupert Higgins and John Martin

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780954523510
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$24.90

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Bristol Regional Environmental Records Centre, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Mike Bailey et al. Size: 4to - over 9.75 - 12" tall. 526 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Dust Jacket has a couple of internal tears. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned slightly. No. 3 in the Wildlife of… Read more
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cover of Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Bristol Region

Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Bristol Region

by Ray Barnett, Richard Andrews, Tim Corner, Rupert Higgins, John Martin and Abigail Pedlow

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Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780954523527
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$18.68

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Bristol Regional Environmental Records Centre, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Fine. Illustrator: Brin Edwards. Size: 4to - over 9.75 - 12" tall. vi + 150. Binding firm. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear. Previous owner's signature in ink. No. 4 in the Wildlife of the Bristol Region… Read more
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cover of Cricket Radio. Tuning in the Night-Singing Insects

Cricket Radio. Tuning in the Night-Singing Insects

by John Himmelman

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780674046900
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$14.94

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Belknap, Cambridge, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xiv + 254pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust jacket slightly creased. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Birds; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0674046900.… Read more
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cover of Lessons from Nature&#39;s Workshop

Lessons from Nature's Workshop

by William J. Claxton

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Published
1912
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Harrap, London, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 192 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Animals & Birds. Pictures of this item… Read more
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cover of Your Dog and How to Train Him

Your Dog and How to Train Him

by Miller Watson

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Published
No date
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Good Condition
Edition
Fifth Edition
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$12.45

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Bazaar, Exchange & Mart, London, No date. Fifth Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 48 pp. Binding firm, spine worn. Foxing to front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Covers creased. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Animals &… Read more
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