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On Natural Selection

by Charles Darwin

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Fine - New Book
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$2.05

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Penguin - Great Ideas A new and unread copy of this book in stock now. Original price £4.99p. Trade Paperback. Fine - New Book. Natural History.
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Let's Look at Forestry

by Ivor Lewer

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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$4.79

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London: Warne, 1967. Very clean pictorial boards. 48 well illustrated pages. The jacket is complete and clean with a little edge rubbing and wear to the corners,. Hard Back. Very Good/Good. Illus. by R. B. Davies. 10in x 7.5in. Non- Fiction.
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Great British Weather Disasters

by Philip Eden

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Riley Books
Published
2008
Condition
New - Fine
ISBN
9780826476210
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$14.36

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London: Continuum, 2008. A new and unread copy of this book in stock now UK. 351 pages. Illustrated.. Hard Back. New - Fine/Fine. Current Affairs.
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Wonderful Life

by Stephen Jay Gould

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Published
1991
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Good
ISBN
9780140133806
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$2.39

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Penguin, 1991. No creases to the covers. Reading creases to the spine. 347 pages, inc. the index. Pages browning very lightly to the edges. A good study copy.. Trade Paperback. Good. Science.
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Leonardo's Mountain of Clams and the Diet of Worms

by Stephen Jay Gould

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Riley Books
Published
1999
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Good
ISBN
9780099289241
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$3.76

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Vintage, 1999. No creases to the covers. Two light reading creases to the spine. 422 tight, firm and clean pages. Two pages had a couple of pencil notes to the margin, now erased, hence the low price. A good study/reading copy. Trade Paperback. Good. Natural History.
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Earth Shock - Climate, Complexity and the Forces of Nature

by Andrew Robinson

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Riley Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780500277386
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$16.41

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London: Thames & Hudson, 1993. No creases to the covers or to the spine. 304 tight pages. 275 illustrations. This is a very heavy book and has been priced to cover any extra postage needed UK.. Large Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 10in x 7 1/2in. Non Fiction.
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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes - Further Reflections in Natural History

by Stephen Jay Gould

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Published
1984
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Good
ISBN
9780140225334
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$2.32

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Pelican - Penguin, 1984. No creases to the cover or to the spine. 413 firm pages. Pges browning to the edges. Good reading copy.. Trade Paperback. Good. Natural History.
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Megabugs - the Natural History Museum Book of Insects

by Miranda MacQuitty with Laurence Mound

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Riley Books
Published
1994
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Good
ISBN
9781898304371
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$6.50

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The Natural History Museum, 1994. 128 clean pages. Colour illustrations throughout. No creases to the spine or to the covers. Very small corner turn to the front bottom corner tip.. Large Pictorial Soft Cover. Good. 11in x 9in. Natural History.
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In Borneo Jungles - Among the Dyak Headhunters

by William O. Krohn

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Riley Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Paperback
ISBN
9780195889956
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$24.62

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U K: Oxford, 1991. 327 pages including the index. William Krohn was a forensic surgeon in Chicago who, with a commission from the city's Museum of Natural History to collect ethnological specimens, travelled to Borneo in the 1920s.. First British Paperback. p/back. Near Fine. Natural History.
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The Golden Picture Book of Sea and Shore - a Fun-to-Learn Golden Book

by Marion B. Carr

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Published
1959
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Good
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$8.89

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U K: Purnell, 1959. Pictorial hardback with a picture of life at the bottom of the sea to the front and the sea-shore to the back. Decorative endpapers. Spine firm. Small bump to top front corner tip. Owners name to title page. The pages are clean, but browning to the edges.. Hard Back. Good. Illus. by Sy Barlowe. 11in x… Read more
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Britain's Wildlife

by Brian Grimes

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Riley Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780001061514
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$5.47

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U. K.: Collins / BCA, 1977. A lovely copy of this book. Laminated pictorial boards with no faults. The corners are still sharp. 125 bright, clean pages inc. index. Illustrated throughout with clear colour and black/white photographs. Ideal for anyone drawing wildlife of flowers in their art-work.. Reprint. Pictorial Laminated Boards. Very Good. Illus. by John Markham. 11in x 8in.… Read more
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The Conservation of Butterflies

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Riley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780861391394
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$4.10

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U. K.: National Conservancy Council, 1989. A very good copy of this stapled booklet. No creases. 26 bright, clean pages. Lovely photo of a butterfly to the cover, - more to the inner covers. - lower postage. Reprint. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. 8in x 6in. Conservation.
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Books and Journals Catalogue

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Published
1989
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Very Good
ISBN
9780861395545
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U. K.: Nature Conservancy Council, 1989. A very good copy of this stapled book. No creases. 18 bright, clean pages.. Stapled Book. Very Good. 71/2in x 8in. Catalogue.
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Predators and Predation - the Struggle for Life in the Animal World

by Pierre Pfeffer

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Riley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Film-tie in
ISBN
9780816016181
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$41.03

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U. K.: Facts on File, 1989. An excellent copy of this book. 419 very clean pages. The jacket is also in excellent condition. Small 'p' stamped to the underside closed page edge. Small 'dusty' mark to bottom underside corner. - This book presents an unparalleled survey of one of nature's most remarkable phenomena; the way in which species preserve themselves… Read more
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The Wildlife of the Royal Estates

by Robin Page

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Riley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780340323526
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$12.99

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U. K.: Hodder & Stoughton, 1984. An excellent copy of this beautiful book. 240 bright, clean pages. Wonderfully illustrated throughout with photographs and sketches. This is a heavy book and has been priced to include any extra postage over the above rate uk or surface.. First. Hard Back. Fine/Near Fine. 11in x 81/2in. Nature and Countryside.
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Wildlife of Rivers and Lakes, Wildlife of the Rainforest, Antarctic Wildlife, Mountain Wildlife, Desert Wildlife, Ocean Wildlife - Oxford Scientific Films

by Jeremy Biggs, Andrew Mitchell, Ben Osborne, Mike Linley, Martin Banks

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Riley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780792450276
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$20.51

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U. K.: Colour Library Books Ltd, 1989. A set of six books, all in excellent condition. Bright colourful pages. Beautiful photographs. Faint remains of a rubbed out pencil price to ach ffep. --- The price is for all six books and includes any extra postage over the set rate. (UK or surface) as the books together are quite heavy.. Hard… Read more
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The Sea

by Cecilia Fitzsimons

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Riley Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780744516777
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U. K.: Sainsbury, 1991. Glossy card covers. Bright clean and colourful pages. -- a comprehensive book for children with wonderful pictures and text of all marine life. From shells to marine giants. - 'home learning' - written to inner cover.. First. Large Soft Cover. Very Good. 11in x 81/2in. Non Fiction Marine Life.
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Tarantulas, Marmosets and Other Stories - An Amazon Diary

by Nick Gordon

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Riley Books
Published
1997
Condition
Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9781900512152
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London: Metro Books, 1997. An ex-library copy of this book. Withdrawn stamp and town stamp. 238 clean pages with index. ffep missing. Illustrated with colour photographs. - An inspirational account of living for almost a decade in the Amazon rainforest. Wonderful photographs of the spiders and other animals and tribesmen.. First. Hard Back. Good. Illus. by Nick Gordon - Illustrator.… Read more
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Collins Guide to Bird Watching: a Practical Handbook to Identifying British Birds and a County-By-county Guide

by R. S. R. Fitter

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Riley Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9780002191715
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$9.57

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London: Collins, 1975. Binding is pale blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine; 254 pages including the index. Some minor shelfwear and mild bumps to either end of the spine. Internally clean and bright. Dj has some mild edgewear and a couple of short, closed tears to top right hand corner of front cover; now protected inside a cover..… Read more
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Silent Thunder: The Hidden Voice of Elephants

by Katy Payne

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Riley Books
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780297842651
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$9.57

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1998. Binding is dark brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine; 288 pages. Katy Payne's decade of research on whales had introduced her to the infrasonic calls of the great fin and blue whale; these and her involvement in music had made her familiar with the physical sensation that accompanies powerful low-frequency sound. When she noticed… Read more
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