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New Naturalist No.  20 THE BRITISH AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES
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New Naturalist No. 20 THE BRITISH AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES

By Smith, Malcolm

London: Collins, 1951. pp. 322, 33b/w photographs, 18 colour photographs 93 b/w diagrams & maps. Dust jacket very good, bright and fresh, top and bottom of the spine lightly creased, not price clipped, protected in a removable archival sleeve. Green hardcover boards fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions, no foxing other than a few spots to the edges. A near fine copy. [Collecting the New naturalists NN20A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$112.40

New Naturalist No. 58 HEDGES

By Pollard, E. & Hooper, M. D. & Moore, N. W.

London: Collins, 1975. A very good copy; pp. 256, b/w photographs, b/w diagrams & maps. Dust jacket very good, minimal fading to the spine, , not price-clipped, there is no price printed to the front flap but a Collins sticker £3.50; the publisher's original duraseal protector in place. Green buckram boards near fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no spotting or other marks. A fine copy in a very good jacket. [Collecting the New Naturalists 58A-DJ1]. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$33.06

The Engineer Vol. XXXVIII - From July to December, 1874 Including supplement Index of Jan. 1875

By The Engineer

London: Office for Publication and Advertisements , 1874. complete run of The Engineer for 1874 includes splendid plates as shown in images. Original cloth hardback binding missing spine and boards detached. Contents clean and tight, endpapers marked but the contents is very clean, some pages bound out of sequence, plates bright, unmarked, no inscriptions or stamps. A very good copy containing steel engraved plates and illustrations.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Folio. Book, Fine Art Print.

$224.81

SWIFTS IN A TOWER
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SWIFTS IN A TOWER

By Lack, David

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1956. pp. 239, b/w plates. Dust jacket near fine, bright, with minimal wear, professional paper conservation with Japanese tissue to the base and top of the spine, price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions or marking, paper bright. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo (14 x 20cm). Book.

$251.26

New Naturalist Monograph No.  15 THE HAWFINCH
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 15 THE HAWFINCH

By Mountfort, Guy

London: Collins, 1957. pp xvi, 255, with 51 b/w photographs & 58 drawings and diagrams. No 15 in the New Naturalist monograph series. Dust jacket fine, just a hint of fading to the spine only, not price clipped, edges and corners crisp, now protected in an archival sleeve. Green buckram binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fine, crisp copy in a near fine dust jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$482.68

New Naturalist Monograph No.   1 THE BADGER
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 1 THE BADGER

By Neal, Ernest

London: Collins, 1948. pp xv, 158, with one colour and 29 b/w photographs & 12 maps and diagrams. No 1 in the New Naturalist monograph series. Dust jacket fine, now protected in clear removable archival sleeve, not price-clipped. Boards clean. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. [Collecting the New Naturalists M1A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$92.57

New Naturalist Monograph No.  22 THE MOLE
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 22 THE MOLE

By Mellanby, Kenneth

London: Collins, 1971. pp xvi, 159, with 18 b/w photographs & 35 text figures. No 22 in the New Naturalist monograph series. Dust jacket bright and clean, no fading to spine, no foxing, not price clipped, now protected in a clear removable sleeve. Green buckram binding fine, gilt bright. Contents clean and tight, no foxing, no marks. A fine crisp copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$72.73

FLOWERS FOR BEES - WITH THE ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR PAINTING BY DOROTHY HODGES
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FLOWERS FOR BEES - WITH THE ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR PAINTING BY DOROTHY HODGES

By Hodges, Dorothy

Kent: Bee Research Association A fine original water-colour painting by Dorothy Hodges, botanical artist. This is the original artwork for the publication Flowers for Bees. Measures 12cm by 10.5cm not including the mount. The colours are bright and the style delicate. [The publication is also included and is in fair condition with some staining to the pages, has been exsposed to damp.]. Signed. Orignal. Fine. Illus. by Dorothy Hodges. 120mm x 105mm. Fine Art Print.

$55.54

New Naturalist Monograph No.   5 THE GREENSHANK
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 5 THE GREENSHANK

By Nethersole-Thompson, Desmond

London: Collins, 1951. pp. xii, 244, with 4 colour and 42 b/w photographs & 12 text figures. No 5 in the New Naturalist monograph series. Dust jacket bright, no fading, repair tot he top of the front panel, corners chipped, now protected in a removable clear archival sleeve, not price-clipped. Green Buckram boards, clean. Contents clean and tight, front and rear endpapers a little toned, no internal foxing, but a few spots to edges, no inscriptions or other marks. A near fine copy in a very good jacket.[Collecting the New Naturalists M5A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$92.57

New Naturalist No.   9 A COUNTRY PARISH
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New Naturalist No. 9 A COUNTRY PARISH

By Boyd, A. W.

London: Collins, 1951. pp. xvi, 278 + publisher's adverts, colour and b/w photographs, b/w diagrams & maps. Dust jacket near fine, bright and fresh, no fading, a little rubbed/chipped to the top of the spine, not price-clipped, a little marked on the reverse of the jacket, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green buckram boards clean and unmarked. Contents clean and tight, name and date to the pastedown covered by the jacket flap, no inscriptions. A near fine copy. [Collecting the New Naturalists NN9A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$132.24

FINE HERBARIUM COLLECTION OF 94 SEAWEED SPECIMENS  IN  AN ORNATE VICTORIAN ALBUM
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FINE HERBARIUM COLLECTION OF 94 SEAWEED SPECIMENS IN AN ORNATE VICTORIAN ALBUM

By Anonymous

Not Appropriate, 1900. mounted sea-weeds, consisting of 94 specimens of varying sizes. Each speciman is labelled in ink very neatly. The pressing and setting has been executed to a very high standard. Housed in a superb album, black leather with gilt decoration to the spine and front board. Blind embossed stamp detail to the front board.Binding very good with just a little genral wear and rubbing The album opens to reveal vibrant endpapers, internally clean, each speimen is mounted with uniform line to specimen paper and album, some specimens missing at the back and several blanks to the rear remain. A very attractive Victorian collection of sea-weed specimens housed in an attractive robust album.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Small 4to (29 x 24cm). Book.

$568.63

New Naturalist Monograph No.  19 THE HOUSE SPARROW
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 19 THE HOUSE SPARROW

By Summers-Smith, J. D.

London: Collins, 1967. pp xvi, 269, with one colour and 32 b/w photographs & 36 text figures. No. 19 in the New Naturalist monograph series. Dust jacket near fine, price clipped, now protected in a removable archival sleeve. Green buckram binding fine, gilt bright, no fading. Contents clean and tight, a little spotting to the edges, no inscriptions or other marks. A near fine reprint copy.. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$59.51

New Naturalist Monograph No.  12  SQUIRRELS [Exceptional]
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 12 SQUIRRELS [Exceptional]

By Shorten, Monica

London: Collins, 1954. pp. xii, 212, b/w illustrations. Dust jacket bright and fresh with crisp edges, not price clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green buckram boards fine. Contents clean and tight, no spotting, no toning, no inscriptions. A fine first edition copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$145.46

New Naturalist No.  35 THE WORLD OF THE SOIL
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New Naturalist No. 35 THE WORLD OF THE SOIL

By Russell, Sir E. John

London: Collins, 1957. pp. xiv, 237. Colour & b/w photographs, line drawings & maps. Dust jacket near fine, a little fading to the spine, not price-clipped, now protected in an archival sleeve. Green buckram boards clean and bright. Contents clean and tight, neat name and date to the front pastedown partially obscured by the jacket flap otherwise unmarked A near fine book in a near fine jacket. [Collecting the New Naturalists NN35A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$105.79

DAVID REID-HENRY COMMEMORATIVE PRINTS [Ornothological colour prints ]
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DAVID REID-HENRY COMMEMORATIVE PRINTS [Ornothological colour prints ]

By David Reid Henry.: Introduction And Sketch Notes By Louise Reid Henry

Mazoe: Frank Read Press, 1979. Limited edition, subscribers copy numbered 49 of 250 Original blue cloth solander box very good with some silver fish damage externally to front panel. Frontis portrait of the artist in colour; 6 prints 550mm x 425mm produced by Frank Reid Press, phot and hand chromolithography, each held loose in a folder that includes the artists sketchings and notes. A fine collection of ornothological colour prints.the Trumpeter Hornbill, Ceylon Blue Magpie, Fish Eagle, Crested Barbet, Iceland Gyrfalcon and Mallards at Epping Forest.. First Edition Limited. Hardcover. Fine/Solander Box. Illus. by David Reid Henry. Elephant Folio. Book, Fine Art Print.

$330.60

New Naturalist No.   9 A COUNTRY PARISH
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New Naturalist No. 9 A COUNTRY PARISH

By Boyd, A. W.

London: Collins, 1951. pp. xvi, 278 + publisher's adverts, colour and b/w photographs, b/w diagrams & maps. Dust jacket near fine, bright and fresh, no fading, a little rubbed/chipped to the top of the spine, not price-clipped, a little marked on the reverse of the jacket, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green buckram boards clean and unmarked. Contents clean and tight, edges a little dust soiled, no inscriptions. A near fine copy. [Collecting the New Naturalists NN9A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$132.24

New Naturalist Monograph No.   5 THE GREENSHANK
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New Naturalist Monograph No. 5 THE GREENSHANK

By Nethersole-Thompson, Desmond

London: Collins, 1951. pp. xii, 244, with 4 colour and 42 b/w photographs & 12 text figures. No 5 in the New Naturalist monograph series. Dust jacket bright, no fading, now protected in a removable clear archival sleeve, not price-clipped. Green Buckram boards, clean, fine. Contents clean and tight, no internal foxing, no inscriptions or marks. A fine copy in a fine jacket.[Collecting the New Naturalists M5A]. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Book.

$171.91

New Naturalist No.  34 THE OPEN SEA: ITS NATURAL HISTORY Part I: The World of Plankton
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New Naturalist No. 34 THE OPEN SEA: ITS NATURAL HISTORY Part I: The World of Plankton

By Hardy, Alister

London: Collins, 1964. An early reprint edition ; pp. xv, 335; b/w photographic plates, fine colour plates, line drawings & diagrams by the author. Dust jacket is bright and fresh, no fading, price clipped by Collins, printed 35s.net to teh front flap, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green buckram binding very good, narrow glue line across boards gilt bright. Contents clean and tight, ex school library, with small poscket and stamp to pastedown, no inscriptions. A very good reprint in a near fine bright dust jacket.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$33.06

New Naturalist No.  39 THE FOLKLORE OF BIRDS
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New Naturalist No. 39 THE FOLKLORE OF BIRDS

By Armstrong, Edward A.

London: Collins, 1958. Near near fine copy in a near fine, pp. 272, b/w photographs, b/w diagrams & maps. Dust jacket near fine bright and fresh, not price-clipped, a little rubbed to the top of the spine, small mark on the rear panel, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green hardcover boards very good, cloth a little speckled on the top of the boards. Contents clean and tight, no foxing, no marks. A bright clean near fine copy in a bright near fine jacket.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$251.26

RAILWAY MACHINERY: A TREATISE ON THE MECHANICAL ENGINEERING OF RAILWAYS: EMBRACING THE PRINCIPLES AND CONSTRUCTION OF ROLLING AND FIXED PLANT; VOLUME 2 - PLATES

By Daniel Kinnear Clark

Blackie and Son, 1861. Volume second - Plates. - Collection of plates, incomplete, 21 missing from a total of 70, however there are 23 duplicates inserted. robust cloth binding with gilt title to the spine. The plate block has been partially disbound and separated. The majority of the plates are water stained, ,to the upper parts ,[please see images] edges chipped, some toning to the paper, the paper is strong so washing would be a possibility. This is being sold an incomplete set of plates in fair condition from this scarce title.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. Small 4to (39 x 27cm). Book, Fine Art Print.

$132.24

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