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STIRLING NATURAL HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS 1890-91
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STIRLING NATURAL HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS 1890-91

By Stirling Natura History and Archaeological Society

Stirling: Printed at the Stirling Journal and Advertiser Office, 1891. 2 + 113 pages; 6 b/w plates of Scottish Market Crosses. Contemporary plain blue cloth binding with letterpress pasted to the front board. Contents clean and tight, original end papers, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$20.07

RAMBLES ON THE RIVIERA

By Strasburger, Eduard

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1906. "with 87 coloured illustrations by Louise Reusch"; xxiii and 444 pages. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering; good with a little general wear and rubbing. Top edge gilt. Contents clean and tight, spotting to endpapers otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Louise Reusch. Small 4to.

$53.53

PICTURES OF NATURE IN THE SILURIAN REGION AROUND THE MALVERN HILLS AND VALE OF SEVERN
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PICTURES OF NATURE IN THE SILURIAN REGION AROUND THE MALVERN HILLS AND VALE OF SEVERN

By Lees, Edwin

Malvern: H. W. Lamb, Royal Library, 1856. Pp. xii, 336; plate of ancient carving in Little Malvern Priory Church, plus a few in-text engravings.Original green cloth with blind stamped decoration and gilt lettering to the spine, very good with a little wear and rubbing to head/tail of the spine and corners, faded to brown on the spine. Contents clean and tight, original yellow-coated end papers, the front free end paper with a neat gift inscription date 1859. A very good copy. Includes notes on rare and remarkable birds.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$56.20

MALVERN FIELD HANDBOOK AND NATURALIST'S CALENDAR with Lists of  flowers, Ferns, Butterflies, Minerals, Fossils, Birds.
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MALVERN FIELD HANDBOOK AND NATURALIST'S CALENDAR with Lists of flowers, Ferns, Butterflies, Minerals, Fossils, Birds.

By Mackie, G. E.

Malvern: "Advertiser" Office, 1886. pp. x, [2], 47, [3 - adverts], [4 - blank pages; frontispiece plate showing illustrative section of the Malvern Hills. Publisher's green cloth with black lettering, a little rubbing, cloth slightly marked. Contents good and tight, inscription to the front free end paper dated 1887. A very good copy of this scarce guide.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo.

$64.23

SCOLT HEAD ISLAND: THE STORY OF ITS ORIGIN: THE PLANT AD ANIMAL LIFE OF THE DUNES AND MARSHES

By Steers, J. A. (Editor)

Cambridge: Norfolk & Norwich Naturalists' Society By W. Hefer & Sons Ltd., 1934. A very good copy, signed (and dated June 30th 1934) to the front free end-paper by the editor J. A. Steers; V. J. Chapman - author of the chapter on ecology and J. S. Hobbs who is thanked in the preface. Pp. xvi, 234, numerous folding maps, plans and charts, b/w illustrations throughout. With the scarce dust jacket, which has a small repair to the head of the spine using acid free paper, a few other nicks repaired to the reverse with japanese paper, not price clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Hardback binding very good. Contents clean and tight, more or less unmarked. A very good copy signed by the editor and others associated with the book. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$187.35

THE BRITISH MYSIDACEA

By Tattersall, Professor W. M. & Olive S.

London: The Ray Society Sold By Bernard Quaritch, 1951. pp. viii, 460; b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket toned to spine, a little general wear, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$46.84

RIVIERA NATURE NOTES: A Popular Account of the More Conspicuous Plants and Animals of the Riviera and the Maritime Alps
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RIVIERA NATURE NOTES: A Popular Account of the More Conspicuous Plants and Animals of the Riviera and the Maritime Alps

By Casey, C.

London: Bernard Quaritch, 1903. pp. xv, 402; frontispiece plate, 31 b/w plates, 93 text figures. Publisher's hardback binding of blue decorated cloth with gilt lettering; very good with gilt remaining bright, a little general wear with rubbing to joints and extremities. Top edge gilt. Contents clean and tight, original end papers slightly spotted, no inscriptions. A very good copy. . Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Large 8vo.

$24.09

A Handy-Book to the Collection and Preparation of Freshwater and Marine Algae, Diatoms, Desmids , Fungi, Lichens, Mosses and Other of the Lower Cryptogamia with Instructions for the Formation of an Herbarium
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A Handy-Book to the Collection and Preparation of Freshwater and Marine Algae, Diatoms, Desmids , Fungi, Lichens, Mosses and Other of the Lower Cryptogamia with Instructions for the Formation of an Herbarium

By Nave, Johann; W. W. Spicer [Translated and edited by]

London: Robert Hardwicke, 1869. pp. xii, 203, [8 + 20 publisher's catalogue]; 26 engraved plates. Publisher's green cloth binding with gilt lettering and black ruled lines, very good with light wear only. Contents clean and tight, original grey-coated end papers, signature of F. Coles dated 1877 to the front free end paper. A very good copy of the scarce first edition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo.

$64.23

ZIG-ZAG RAMBLINGS OF A NATURALIST
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ZIG-ZAG RAMBLINGS OF A NATURALIST

By Manson, R. Taylor

Darlington: William Dresser & Sons, 1898. 212 pages + 4-page list of subscribers; original patterned end-papers; frontispiece plate with tissue guard; further b/w plates and in-text illustrations. Publisher's blue cloth binding with gilt lettering and decoration, bevelled edges to the boards, very good, lightly rubbed to head/tail of the spine, cloth a little marked, gilt bright. Contents good and tight, pages crisp, mark to lower edge of the front paste-down where a small label has been removed; a couple of library de-accession stamps to the front blank otherwise unmarked. A very good copy of this scarce title.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$77.62

Handbook of Instructions for Collectors, Issued by the British Museum (Natural History).
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Handbook of Instructions for Collectors, Issued by the British Museum (Natural History).

By British Museum

London: British Museum, 1921. 222 pages, and 75 text-figures. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering; very good and bright with slight wear only, cloth slightly marked. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, original end papers. Avery good copy. . Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$13.38

RIVIERA NATURE NOTES: A Popular Account of the More Conspicuous Plants and Animals of the Riviera and the Maritime Alps
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RIVIERA NATURE NOTES: A Popular Account of the More Conspicuous Plants and Animals of the Riviera and the Maritime Alps

By Casey, C.

London: Bernard Quaritch, 1903. pp. xv, 402; frontispiece plate, 31 b/w plates, 93 text figures. Publisher's hardback binding of blue decorated cloth with gilt lettering; a little general wear with rubbing to joints and extremities, spine slightly dulled. Top edge gilt. Contents clean and tight, original end papers, no inscriptions. A very good copy. . Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Large 8vo.

$20.07

A HAND-BOOK TO THE CARNIVORA PART 1. CATS, CIVETS AND MUNGOOSES

By Lydekker, Richard [Editied By R. Bowdler Sharpe]

London: W. H ALLEN & CO.,, 1894. No date circa 1894; pp. vi , 312. Complete with thirty- two chromolithographic plates, all with original tissue guards, of which one torn. Original blue-grey cloth spine and marbled boards, gilt lettering, some general wear and rubbing but remains strong, edges of boards rubbed, spine a little toned. Contents generally clean and tight, original black-coated endpapers, a little spotting to page edges and a few spots to some plates and tissue guards, mostly to edges, a couple of pages in the index somewhat ragged at the top where hurriedly opened. A good to very good copy. [Bibliographic Note: This volume, part of Allen's Naturalist's Library was first published circa 1894 by W. H. Allen; subsequently it was published in 1896 by Edward Lloyd as part of Lloyd's Natural History Series.]. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$37.47

A HAND-BOOK TO THE MARSUPIALIA AND MONOTREMATA

By Lydekker, Richard [Editied By R. Bowdler Sharpe]

London: W. H. ALLEN & CO.,, 1894. pp. xvi, 302. Complete with thirty-eight chromolithographic plates, all with tissue guards. Original cloth spine and marbled boards, gilt lettering, a little general wear and rubbing, corners bumped/worn, light scuffing to the head of the spine. Contents clean and tight, original brown endpapers, a little spotting to page edges, plates generally clean, a few with spotting to edges of plates and tissue guards. Paper lighty toned. A very good copy. [Bibliographic Note: This volume, part of Allen's Naturalist's Library was first published in 1894 (as this copy) by W. H. Allen; subsequently it was published in 1896 by Edward Lloyd as part of Lloyd's Natural History Series.] . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$77.62

A NEW WORK OF ANIMALS: PRINCIPALLY DESIGNED FROM THE FABLES OF AESOP, GAY, AND PHAEDRUS : CONTAINING ONE HUNDRED PLATES DRAWN FROM THE LIFE AND ETCHED BY SAMUEL HOWITT
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A NEW WORK OF ANIMALS: PRINCIPALLY DESIGNED FROM THE FABLES OF AESOP, GAY, AND PHAEDRUS : CONTAINING ONE HUNDRED PLATES DRAWN FROM THE LIFE AND ETCHED BY SAMUEL HOWITT

By Howitt, Samuel

London: Edward Orme, 1818. pp. 150 . with one hundred full page plates . This is the more scarce enlarged version with this high number of additional plates. The binding is poor with detached boards and missing spine. Contents clean and tight, the plates and text pages are very clean and in very good order, a little marked around some of the page edges, no internal foxing just the first few pages lightly toned, no inscriptions. A good copy in a poor binding that would be a perfect restoration project. [We are also able to offer a binding service in the region of £150]. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Howitt, Samuel. 8vo (22 x 29cm). Book.

$475.06

THE NATURALIST IN MAJORCA
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THE NATURALIST IN MAJORCA

By Parrack, James

London: David & Charles, 1973. b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket fine, not price-clipped. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no foxing. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$16.06

THE NATURALIST IN THE HEBRIDES
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THE NATURALIST IN THE HEBRIDES

By Knowlton, Derrick

London: David & Charles, 1977. b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket fine, not price-clipped. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no foxing. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$8.03

THE NATURALIST IN LAKELAND
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THE NATURALIST IN LAKELAND

By Hardy, Eric

London: David & Charles, 1977. b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket fine, not price-clipped. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no foxing. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$8.03

THE NATURALIST IN THE ISLE OF MAN
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THE NATURALIST IN THE ISLE OF MAN

By Garrad, Larch S.

London: David & Charles, 1972. b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket fine, price-clipped. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's attractive bookplate to the front pastedown, no foxing. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$8.03

THE ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LONDON GUIDE TO THE GARDENS AND AQUARIUM - REGENTS PARK 31st Edition
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THE ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LONDON GUIDE TO THE GARDENS AND AQUARIUM - REGENTS PARK 31st Edition

By Sir Peter Chalmers Mitchell

London: Zoological Society of London, 1934. 129 pages; b/w illustrations throughout, contains a loosely inserted fold out map, numerous adverts.. Covers very good with light general wear only. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$10.71

FRESH WATER WONDERS AND HOW TO IDENTIFY THEM - The How to Identify Series  - 9
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FRESH WATER WONDERS AND HOW TO IDENTIFY THEM - The How to Identify Series - 9

By Crabtree, J. H.

London: The Epworth Press, 1920. 64 pages, numerous b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket good, with some general wear and rubbing to edges, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good and bright. Contents clean and tight, inscription dated 1950 to the front pastedown behind the front flap, minimal toning. A very good copy with a good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. Book.

$20.07

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