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The Encylopaedia Of Greyhound Racing:: A Complete History Of The Sport (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Genders, Roy

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780720711066
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$34.18

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London: Pelham Books, 1981. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with photographs. This encyclopaedia is by the sport's best-known historian, and is the first publication of its kind. Based on the author's fifty years connected with the sport, this book gives the facts about hundreds of famous greyhounds and their trainers since its… Read more
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The Wild Mushroom: A Photographic Exploration Of Fungi In The Wild (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY GEORGE McCARTHY)

by McCarthy, George

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Greystone Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780863433863
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$20.51

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Kingston Upon Thames: Fountain Press, 1996. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY PHOTOGRAPHER, GEORGE McCARTHY, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Profusely illustrated with photographs of fungi in the wild. A history of the cultivation of mushrooms, which first started in the 17th century, is also included and descibes growing , in controlled… Read more
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The Sprit Of The Cotswolds (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION THUS, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE NOVELIST SUSAN HILL)

by Hill, Susan

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Greystone Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus, First Printing
ISBN
9780718129057
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London: Michael Joseph/Mermaid Books, 1990. Fine/NrF. First Mermaid edition in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE NOVELIST, SUSAN HILL without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Best Wishes/Susan Hill'. Profusely illustrated with colour photographs by Nick Meers, and a map. Susan Hill, the well-known novelist (born 1942), has written not just another guidebook but an evocative description of an… Read more
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The Gold Plated House Plant Expert (SCARCE HARDBACK REVISED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, DR D G HESSAYON)

by Hessayon, Dr D G

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Greystone Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised And Enlarged Edition
ISBN
9780712616980
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$24.61

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London: Century Hutchinson, 1987. VG/VG. Revised and enlarged hardback edition in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To ------/Kind Regards/Dave'. Profusely illustrated with over 1000 full-colour photographs and line-drawings. This greatly enlarged and completely revised edition of his classic 'The House Plant Expert', Dr Hessayon reveals the secrets of… Read more
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The Natural History Of Orkney (PAPERBACK NEW NATURALIST FIRST EDITIOH, FIRST PRINTING)

by Berry, R J

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Greystone Books
Published
1985
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780002194068
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$38.28

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London: Collins, 1985. NrF. First edition, first printing. Number 70 in the New Naturalist series. Paperback. 304pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawigs and maps. This is the first, and long-needed, survey of the Orkney islands' natural history, complete in one volume. In tracing the islands' evolution from its geological creation to the effects oil technology; in the detailed, yer fascinating… Read more
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Client Earth: Building An Ecological Civilistation (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Goodman, Martin and Thornton, James

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Greystone Books
Published
2017
Condition
Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781911344087
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London: Scribe, 2017. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, MARTIN GOODMAN AND JAMES THORNTON, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Environmentally, our planet lacks the laws to keep it safe and those laws we do have are feebly enforced. Every new year is the hottest in human history, while forest, reef, ice,… Read more
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Wild Flowers Of Dungeness: A Photographic Guide (SCARCE LATER PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Gray, Barbara & Silk, Heather

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Greystone Books
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9781847520739
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$79.29

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Hastings, East Sussex: Judges, 2012. Fine. 2012 later printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, BARBARA GRAY AND HEATHER SILK, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To ------/Barbara Gray/Heather Silk'. viii,64pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and a map. The diversity of wild flowers at Dungeness makes it an excellent habitat for bumblebees, Kent has five of the rarest… Read more
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Epping Forest (SCARCE 1923 FIRST EDITION)

by Headley, F H

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Greystone Books
Published
1923
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: London & North Eastern Railway Company, 1923. VG. First edition. Not dated, (1923). Paperback. 63pp. Illustrated with line-drawings by the author, plus six folding maps. A local and natural history of Epping Forest. Spotting to fore-edge; upper and lower corners of rear cover creased; else a very good copy of the SCARCE first edition. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting..… Read more
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Wild Life: Amazing Animals, Extraordinary People, Astonishing Places ((FINE COPY OF HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SIMON KING)

by King, Simon

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, Third Printing
ISBN
9780340981054
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2009. Fine/Fine. First edition, third printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SIMON KING, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Illustrated with photographs. The autobiography of British naturalist Simon King (born 1962). Simon is an author, conservationist, television presenter and cameraman, specialising in nature documentaries. With Index. A fine copy, in a… Read more
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The 2011 Stafford Book: An Annual Review (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Hedges, Alan

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Greystone Books
Published
2011
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland: Ramblix, 2011. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. This book aims to be a record. of a year of Stafford Bull Terriers at champion show level in the UK. Profuselly illustrated with photographs. A near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting. HEAVY PLEASE… Read more
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They Road Into Europe: The Fruitful Exchange In The Arts Of Horsemanship Between East And West (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Jankovich, Miklos

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Greystone Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780245504129
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London: Harrap, 1971. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study, in the fields of history, ethnology, archeaology, and the study of the horse, in an original survey showing the latter's role in man's cultural, social, military and economic development. The relationship between man and horse from… Read more
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The 2010 Stafford Book: An Annual Review (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Hedges, Alan

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland: Ramblix, 2010. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. This book aims to be a record. of a year of Stafford Bull Terriers at champion show level in the UK. Profuselly illustrated with photographs. A near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting. HEAVY PLEASE… Read more
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The French Bulldog Annual 2014: Volume 1 (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Hedges, Alan & Smart, Jackie

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Published
2014
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Near Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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Midway, Swadlincote, UK: Ramblix Collection, 2014. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. Profusely illustrated with photographs. The book is a record of a year of French Bulldogs of championship and breed club open show level in the UK and of the registrations and trends of the previous year. Previous owner name on front endpaper… Read more
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The French Bulldog (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PENNY RANKINE-PARSONS)

by Rankine-Parsons, Penny

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Greystone Books
Published
2012
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781906305550
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Chepstow: Pet Book Publishing, 2012. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published). Pictorial covers with blue cloth spine. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To ---- & -----/Best Wishes and Good Luck/for your future life/with a 'Frenchie'/Penny RParsons'. Profusely illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched… Read more
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Toronto, Canada: Key Porter, 1989. VG/VG. First Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MELANIE WATTS, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Signing reads, 'E Melanie Watt'. Illustrated with 16 pages of colour photographs. The true story of Melanie Watts grueling 144-mile cycle marathon to publicize the plight of the jaguars in the jungles of… Read more
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The Zoological Society Of London: Official Guide To The Gardens And Aquarium , Regents Park (SCARCE 1932 29TH EDITION)

by Mitchell, Sir Peter Chalmers

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Greystone Books
Published
1932
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Very Good Plus
Edition
1932 29th Edition
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London: Zoological Society Of London, 1932. VG+. 1932 29th Edition. Stapled paperback. xii,128pp.+(xiii-xv). Profusely illustrated with over 60 photographs, including folding map. The official guide book to the London Zoo. Staples have only light rusting. NO inscriptions, highlighting or underlining. A very good plus copy of the SCARCE 1932 29th edition.. 1932 29th Edition. Paperback. Very Good Plus.
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Not Quite Robinson Crusoe (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NEIL PEPPER)

by Pepper, Neil

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781906561741
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Ely, Cambridgeshire: Melrose Books, 2009. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NEIL PEPPER, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'For My Dear Friend/--- -----/I hope you enjoy it,/rather a long time/in the making/Yowz Aye/Neil Pepper'. Profusely illustrated with photographs. The authobiography of Niel Pepper, a compilation of tales based… Read more
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An Eye For Beauty (FINE COPY OF AMERICAN HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR/PHOTOGRAPHER, EVELYN H LAUDER)

by Lauder, Evelyn H

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Greystone Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780810932845
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$24.61

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New York, NY, USA: Harry H Abrams, 2002. Fine/Fine. First American Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPER/AUTHOR, EVELYN H LAUDER, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Profusely illustrated with 105 photographs in full colour. A collection of photographs by Evelyn H Lauder (1936-2011). She was well-known as a cosmetics executive at her… Read more
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Mystery Animals Of The British Isles: Kent (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NEIL ARNOLD)

by Arnold, Neil

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781905723362
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Bideford, Devon: CFZ Press, 2009. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUHTOR, NEIL ARNOLD, on dedication page. Inscription reads, 'To ------/Best Wishes/Neil Arnold April '09'. 397pp.Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. Among the fortean zoology in Kent are mystery big cats, sea monsters, strangely coloured variants of well known species,… Read more
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Whole Earth? Aligning Human Systems And Natural Systems (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARK EDWARDS)

by Edwards, Mark & Timberlake, Lloyd

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Greystone Books
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781905588046
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London: Still Pictures Moving Words, 2012. Fine. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARK EDWARDS, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'For ------/Wonderful to meet up/All best wishes/Mark'. Profusely illustrated with photographs. 88pp. The basis for the Hard Rain Project is the premise that the furure belongs to today's young people and that students… Read more
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