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Contributions to the Natural History of the United States of America First Monograph vol II. part III Embryology of the Turtle

By: Agassiz, Louis

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1857

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046120


pp452-643 'with thirty four plates, in original grey/black publisher's cloth gilt, some water staining to the bw plates, light spotting, text unaffected with two colour plates tissue-guarded, unaffected by staining, short tear to one side of spine, small contemporary heraldinc bookplate of Thomas John Cottle 046120 View more info

Alfred Russel Wallace: An Anthology of His Shorter Writings

By: Alfred Russel Wallace

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042818


551pp hardback, burgundy boards gilt in wrapper, good in a good wrapper 042818 View more info

A Pictorial Guide to the Birds of the Indian Subcontinent

By: Ali, Salim;Ripley, Sidney Dillon;Ripley, Dillon;Dick, John Henry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Mumbai/Oxford, Bombay Natural History Society/Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 030963


183pp hardback, well illustrated with colour plates, remains of label to clear protective plastic film, very good in a very good wrapper 030963 View more info

The Flowering Plants of the Isle of Man; An Annotated List

By: Allen, D. E.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Douglas, The Manx Museum and National Trust: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 024741


98pp stapled card covers, covers illustrated, very good 024741 View more info

Flora of the Isle of Man

By: Allen, D. E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Douglas, The Manx Museum: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 027005


xv 250pp hardback, with maps etc, very good in a very good wrapper 027005 View more info

Zarafa

By: Allin, Michael

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1998

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 026547


215pp illustrated, near fine in a near fine wrapper, thin octavo 026547 View more info

Social Life in the Animal World

By: Alverdes, F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019967


ix 216pp hardback, edges spotted, spine slightly discoloured in the International Library of Psychology, Philosophy and Scientific Method series, study of animal communities classic text 019967 View more info

The Arabian Horse Stud Book of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan volume III 1984-1987

By: Anon.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Amman, The Royal Jordanian Stud Boook Authority: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042823


319pp red band black cloth gilt , illustrated in colour frontis portrait and plates of horses 042823 View more info

The Original Water-Color Paintings by John James Audubon for The Birds of America (two volumens bound in one)

By: Audubon, John James

Price: £65.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 037851


liii 431 colour plates, blue cloth gilt in wrapper, very good in a very good wrapper, very heavy item 037851 View more info

A Message from Martha: The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon and Its Relevance Today

By: Avery, Mark

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043219


304pp hardback, black boards gilt in wrapper, short gift inscription to half-title, else very good in a very good wrapper (Natural History Narratives) 043219 View more info

The Flowering Plants of Kinross; A Checklist with locations of past and present species

By: Ballantyne, George H.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Kirkcaldy, Scottish Wildlife Trust: 1985

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 024748


xvi 111pp map at rear, printed card covers, very good 024748 View more info

The Heyday of Natural History 1820-1870

By: Barber, Lynn

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043792


320pp hardback, green boards gilt in wrapper, well illustrated, good in a good wrapper 043792 View more info

Darwin and Henslow the Growth of an Idea: Letters 1831-1860

By: Barlow, Nora (ed.)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Bentham-Moxon Trust / John Murray: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 048710


xii 251pp hardback, green cloth gilt with bw plates and folding map, good in a rubbed fair wrapper 048710 View more info

The Titmice of the British Isles

By: Barnes, John Anthony Godsmark

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019812


212pp illustrated hardback, very good in a very good wrapper 019812 View more info

In Search of Reptiles and Amphibians

By: Bartletrt, Richard D.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Leiden, Brill: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 020123


xix 363pp, illustrated paperback, pictorial front cover 020123 View more info

The Idle Countryman

By: BB Watkins-Pitchford, D. J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044607


192pp hardback, cream cloth spine over burgundy boards no wrapper, well illustrated by the author, marks to boards and title to spine somewhat faded 044607 View more info

A Picture Book of Evolution

By: Beadnell, C. M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Watts & Co: 1932

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 023478


adapted from work of late Dennis Hird, hardback, ix 309pp brown cloth gilt 023478 View more info

The Secret World of Red Wolves: The Fight to Save North America's Other Wolf

By: Beeland, T. Delene

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 031215


255pp hardback, black boards silver-lettered in wrapper, very good in a very good wrapper 031215 View more info

Mosses of Herefordshire

By: Binstead, Charles Herbert

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hereford, The Hereford Times: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 027195


34pp pamphlet, stapled green cover black-lettered, very good and scarce 027195 View more info

Cley Marsh and Its Birds: Fifty Years as Warden

By: Bishop, Billy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 030872


133pp hardback, green boards silver-lettered in wrapper, tipped-in frontis portrait, ownership stamp to ffep, very good in a very good wrapper 030872 View more info