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image of Natural History for Children. II Birds

Natural History for Children. II Birds

by Anon

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Published
1819
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First
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Natural History for Children: being a Familiar Account of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, insects, fishes and reptiles, trees and plants. With plates and numerous cuts. In five vols. Vol. II. Birds First edition. Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster-row, and N. Hailes, Piccadilly. 1819. 12mo. Half title, Engraved frontispiece by J. Shury. Title. (2), 151, (1 adverts) pp. … Read more
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image of Csak Lovak. Just Horses

Csak Lovak. Just Horses

by Hemzo, Karoly

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Published
2005
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Quarto. First edition. 143pp. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. Original cloth, white lettering and photo to upper board. In original dust wrapper. Black endpapers. Inscribed to title page by the author with love to Clare Throckmorton. Loosely inserted are a typed quote from the first line of "The Horses and the Angels" by Agnes Nemes Nagy and an… Read more
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image of Wanderings in South America, The North West of the United States and The Antilles, In The Years 1812, 1820, &1824; With original instructions for the perfect preservation of Birds, Etc. for Cabinets of Natural History.

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New Edition. Edited, with Biographical Introduction and Explanatory Index, by the Rev. J. G. Wood. With One Hundred Illustrations. Macmillan and Co. London. 1889. Octavo. xvi, 520pp. Numerous text engravings. Full calf Prize Binding by T. Brear and Co. Ltd., Bradford. Spine in six compartments with gilt tooling, gilt lettering, raised bands and red leather label. Coat of Arms vignette… Read more
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image of The Natural History of Oxfordshire

The Natural History of Oxfordshire

by Plot, Robert [R. P. LLD.]

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Published
1677
Edition
First edition
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First edition. Printed at the Theater in Oxford, and are to be had there: And in London at Mr. S. Millers, at the Star near the West End of St. Pauls Church-yard. 1677. The price in sheets at the Press, nine shillings. To Subscribers, eight shillings. Folio. Imprim. April 13, 1676; Title, with engraved vignette; (7)pp Dedication, with engraved headpiece… Read more
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image of Travels to discover the source of the Nile, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772,_1773

Travels to discover the source of the Nile, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, & 1773

by Bruce, James of Kinnaird, Esq.

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Published
1813
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The third edition, corrected and enlarged. Vol. VIII. Containing the plates and maps. Printed by George Ramsay and Company, for Archibald Constable and Company and Manners and Miller, Edinburgh; and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London. 1813. Quarto. 26pp. 79 engraved plates, some folding, and 3 folding maps. Contemporary half calf, gilt to spine, marbled boards. Marbled endpapers… Read more
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image of The British Herbal: an history of plants and trees, natives of Britain, cultivated for use, or raised for beauty

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First edition. Printed for T. Osborne and J. Shipton, in Gray's Inn; J. Hodges near London Bridge; J. Newbery, in St. Paul's Churchyard; B. Collins; And S. Crowder and H. Woodgate, in Pater-noster Row. London. 1756. Folio. Engraved frontispiece. Title page in red and black. (2), dedication, 533, (3) index pp. Text in double columns. Decorative engraved tailpieces. 75… Read more
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image of Modern microscopy. A handbook for beginners, in two parts

Modern microscopy. A handbook for beginners, in two parts

by Cross, M. I. & Cole, Martin J.

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Published
1893
Edition
First edition
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First edition. Bailliere, Tindall and Cox. London. 1893. xii, 13-104pp, (2), 42 page publisher's catalogue dated 1893. Engraved frontispiece, 29 further engravings. Original maroon cloth, gilt and blind lettering to upper board. Publisher's emblem to lower board. Corners and extremities of spine slightly rubbed. Green endpapers showing minor splits to gutter, but firm. No inscriptions. A nice… Read more
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image of The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay: With an Account of the Establishment of the Colonies of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island

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Third edition. (The Octavo Edition) Printed for John Stockdale, Piccadilly. London. 1790. xxiv, 383pp. Frontispiece portrait, title page copper engraved Wedgewood vignette, folding table, 16 copper engraved plates of which 13 are folding: folding plate View of Botany Bay, folding plate View in Port Jackson, folding plate Natives of Botany Bay (short closed marginal fold tear), plate Lieutenant King, folding… Read more
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A biology of dragonflies

by Corbet, Philip S.

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Published
1962
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First edition. H. F. & G. Witherby. London. 1962. Octavo. xvi, 247pp. Colour frontis., 5 further monochrome plates, text illus. Original cloth, in original dustwrapper. Two short closed tears to d/w edge, otherwise a nice copy..
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image of Squirrels. The New Naturalist. Illustrated with 32 Photographs in Black and White 22 Maps_Drawings

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First edition. Collins. London. 1954. Octavo. xii, 212pp. Photo frontis., 31 further photo plates and text illus. Original green cloth, gilt to spine. Original dustwrapper by Clifford and Rosemary Ellis, price-clipped, lightly foxed, chipped to lower edge and slightly frayed to head of spine and corners. p.19-20 extraneous corner fold paper fault. Ownership inscription to ffep, dated May 1955, The… Read more
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The Natural History of Staffordshire.

by Plot, Robert

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Published
1686
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First edition. Printed at the Theatre. Oxford. 1686. Tall quarto. Title; Imprim.; (2)pp; (2)pp; (4)pp; (2)pp; (1)pp; (3)pp; 450pp; index (10)pp; subscriber's list 2pp. Folding map, 37 plates, of which 25 are double. Lacking Plate XXVIIII. Includes the Armes Omitted plate which is often lacking. Contemporary tooled calf. Relaid to spine, with short split to top. Spine in six compartments with… Read more
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image of The Pelargonium Family. The species of Pelargonium, Monsonia and Sarcocaulon

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First edition. Quarto. viii, 104pp. Colour plates and text illus. Very good copy in original cloth and original protected dust wrapper.
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The gardens of the British working class

by Willes, Margaret

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Published
2014
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413pp. Illustrations in colour and monochrome. Very good in original dust wrapper. As new.
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image of Fair Isle an island saga

Fair Isle an island saga

by Thom, Valerie M.

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Published
1989
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First edition. John Donald. Edinburgh. 1989. 147pp. Photo illus in colour and monochrome. Original cloth, in original dust wrapper. Vgc.
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image of Fair Isle: a photographic history

Fair Isle: a photographic history

by Waterston, George & Jones, Jean

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Published
1983
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William Blackwood in association with the National Trust for Scotland. Edinburgh. 1983. 4to. 86pp. Monochrome photo illus. Original laminated paper covers. Slightly bumped to corners.
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image of Sarawak; its inhabitants and productions: being notes during a residence in that country with His Excellency Mr Brooke

Sarawak; its inhabitants and productions: being notes during a residence in that country with His Excellency Mr Brooke

by Low, Hugh

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Published
1848
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First edition. First issue. Richard Bentley, Publisher in Ordinary to Her Majesty. London. 1848. Crown 8vo. xxiv, 416pp, 6pp manuscript index bound in. Engraved frontis., 6 further plates. Later rebacking using original red cloth embossed boards, bumped with shelf wear to extremities. Some foxing to plates, occasional spotting to text. Marginal tear 170. Last page chipped to upper corner. Occasional… Read more
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Hunting extinct animals in the Patagonian Pampas

by Loomis, Frederic Brewster

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Published
1913
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Dodd Mead & Company. New York. 1913. Royal 8vo. x, 141pp. Photo frontis., 29 further plates, map and text illus. Original red cloth, gilt, slightly sunned to spine. The Eighth Amherst Expedition, 1911.
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image of Ring Ouzels of the Yorkshire Dales

Ring Ouzels of the Yorkshire Dales

by Appleyard, Ian

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Published
1994
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W. S Manley and Son. Leeds. 1994. Quarto. 60pp with colour photographs by the author. Original pictorial boards, as issued with no d/w., slightly sunned. The result of extensive research over 15 years. Signed by the author on title page. Ian Appleyard (1923-1998) racing driver, Olympic skier and ornithologist.
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image of A Treatise on the Culture of the Vine, exhibiting new and advantageous methods of propagating, cultivating, and training that plant, so as to render it absolutely fruitful.  Together with New Hints on the Formation of Vineyards in England.

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The second edition with additions. Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme. London. [1805] G. Woodfall, Printer, Paternoster Row to verso of half title. Octavo. Half title, Title, xv, 300, (21), (bl.), (1), (1)pp. 6 folding engraved plates. Later half calf, marbled boards, spine in six compartments, leather label, gilt lettering, rules and embellishment. Minor corner chips to half-title. Short closed fold… Read more
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