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cover of The Romeo Error: A Matter of Life and Death

The Romeo Error: A Matter of Life and Death

by Lyall Watson

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Published
1974
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340191361
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Heinemann, London, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 254 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly marked with faded spine. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Medicine & Health. ISBN: 0340191368. ISBN/EAN: 9780340191361. Pictures of this… Read more
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cover of Early British Botanists and their Gardens, based on the unpublished writings of Goodyer, Tradescant, and Others

Early British Botanists and their Gardens, based on the unpublished writings of Goodyer, Tradescant, and Others

by R. T. Gunther

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Published
1922
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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$49.67

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Oxford University Press, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". viii + 417pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked and faded with wear to ends. Edges browned. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Covers marked. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Gardening; Britain/UK; Renaissance… Read more
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cover of Fossils

Fossils

by H. H. Swinnerton

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$8.69

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Collins, London, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xiv + 274pp. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Edges browned. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. New Naturalist series No. 42. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History &… 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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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 Pesticides and Pollution

Pesticides and Pollution

by Kenneth Mellanby

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Published
1967
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Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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Collins, London, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 221 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Laminated dust jacket affixed to boards with tape, slightly marked. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges browned. Brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Ex-library, with usual stamps and markings.… 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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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
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$6.21

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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 Observer&#39;s Book of British Wild Flowers

The Observer's Book of British Wild Flowers

by W. J. Stokoe

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Published
1951
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Frederick Warne & Co, London, 1951. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Size: 18mo <6 1/2". 224 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked and faded. Dust Jacket marked and chipped. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Environment & Ecology; Britain/UK; Natural History & Resources. Pictures… Read more
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cover of Common Families of Flowering Plants

Common Families of Flowering Plants

by Michael Hickey and Clive King

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780521576093
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$29.80

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Cambridge University Press, 2001. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 4to <12". xii + 212pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Edges slightly marked. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0521576091. ISBN/EAN: 9780521576093. Pictures of this item not already displayed… Read more
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cover of Poisonous Fungi

Poisonous Fungi

by John Ramsbottom

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Published
1945
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$14.90

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King Penguin, London, 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rose Ellenby. Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 32 pp. Binding firm. Top section of spine detached and absent. Rear joint split with what remains of spine coming away from rear board. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly… Read more
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cover of Buz; or, The Life and Adventures of a Honey Bee

Buz; or, The Life and Adventures of a Honey Bee

by Maurice Noel

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Published
1890
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
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$18.63

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Arrowsmith, Bristol, 1890. Second Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Linley Sambourne. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 140 pp. Binding split in several places. Spine creased. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned. Covers creased, marked and worn. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date… Read more
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cover of Edible Fungi

Edible Fungi

by John Ramsbottom

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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King Penguin, London, 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rose Ellenby. Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 36 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked and faded. Edges browned slightly. Corners slightly bumped. Boards bowed. 16 separately paginated colour plates at rear. Illustrator: Rose Ellenby. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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cover of National Geographic: May 2002, June 2002, July 2002, August 2002 (Four issues bound as one)

National Geographic: May 2002, June 2002, July 2002, August 2002 (Four issues bound as one)

by William L. Allen (ed.)

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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National Geographic Society, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". Internally clean. Binding firm. Profusely illustrated. In Very Good slipcase. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Geography & Maps; Modern; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory… Read more
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cover of National Geographic: January 2003, February 2003, March 2003, April 2003 (Four issues bound as one)

National Geographic: January 2003, February 2003, March 2003, April 2003 (Four issues bound as one)

by William L. Allen (ed.)

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Published
2003
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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National Geographic Society, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". Internally clean. Binding firm. Profusely illustrated. In Very Good slipcase. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Geography & Maps; Modern; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory… Read more
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cover of National Geographic: April 2001, February 2002, March 2002, April 2002 (Four issues bound as one)

National Geographic: April 2001, February 2002, March 2002, April 2002 (Four issues bound as one)

by William L. Allen (ed.)

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Published
2002
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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National Geographic Society, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". Internally clean. Binding firm. Spine states Jan-Apr 2002, but first issue is actually April 2001. Profusely illustrated. In Very Good slipcase. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Geography & Maps; Modern; Natural History & Resources. Pictures… Read more
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cover of Poison on the Land: The war on wild life, and some remedies

Poison on the Land: The war on wild life, and some remedies

by J. Wentworth Day

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Published
1957
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". x + 246pp. Binding firm. Marking to laminated dust jacket, affixed to boards with tape. Edges browned. Brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Pre-title loosening. Library rebind, with new boards and end papers fitted, along with… Read more
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cover of Dialectics of Nature

Dialectics of Nature

by Frederick Engels

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Published
1954
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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Foreign Languages Press, Moscow, 1954. Later Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 496 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with a couple of large tears and entire internal front flap absent. Previous owner's address in ink. Edges browned and marked. Damp staining and crinkling to… Read more
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cover of By Weald and Down

By Weald and Down

by A. A. Evans

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Methuen, London, 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xii + 240pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with some loss. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Genealogy & Local History; England; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item… 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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$6.21

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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 Garden Ornament

Garden Ornament

by Gertrude Jekyll

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Published
1918
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
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$86.93

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Country Life, London, 1918. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition. Size: Folio <19". xii + 460pp. Hinges cracked. Frontispiece loose but present. Splits to joint extremities. Top and base of spine pulled. Spine cocked and worn. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges gilt in good condition. Covers worn.… Read more
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