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Image for The Book Of Nature Study:Fully Illustrated. Vol IV.

The Book Of Nature Study:Fully Illustrated. Vol IV.

By: "Bretland Farmer (editor), assitsed by a staff of specialists"

Price: £15.95

Publisher: The Caxton Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 141077


"Undated hardback edition, c. 1908, with no jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - light rubbing to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to rear fep but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Retains all of the exploded diagrams of 'The Pea' to the front. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Namibia Space

By: "Chris Marais, Julienne Du Toit"

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Struik Publishers: 2006

Seller ID: 151266


"First paperback edition, 2006, in overall near fined used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Lowson's Textbook of Botany

By: "E. W. Simon, K. J. Dormer and J. N. Hartshorne"

Price: £24.95

Publisher: University Tutorial Press: 1971

Seller ID: 120319


"Reprinted 14th revised edition hardback, 1971, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good to near fine condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage - dj protected in clear plastic film. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Private copy, not ex library." View more info

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Botany for Matriculation.

By: "F. Cavers,"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: University Tutorial Press: 1924

Seller ID: 120161


"In overall very good condition, green cloth boards, with blind-embossed title to front and gilt titles to spine, are a little rubbed to edges and corners. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions, page-ends a touch tanned but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Life of the Bee

By: "Maurice Maeterlinck, translated by Alfred Sutro"

Price: £19.95

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1946

Seller ID: 120862


"Pocket edition hardback in the Works of Maurice Maeterlinck series, reprinted 1946, with unclipped jacket. In overall excellent condition, dj is fair - rubbed to edges with several chips and closed tears, some loss to upper front lh corner; green cloth boards, with bright gilt titles and decoration to spine and front board, are clean and crisp with slight rubbing to edges. Binding tight, no annotations - short gift inscription to ffep, text clean and clear throughou... View more info

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The Life Of The White Ant

By: "Maurice Maeterlinck, translated by Alfred Sutro"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1944

Seller ID: 121050


"Fifth impression hardback, January 1944, with no jacket. In overall very good condition - original green cloth boards, with decorated gilt titles to spine and front, are very clean with a little rubbing to edges. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, slight tanning but text clean and clear throughout. Frontispiece illustration of queen termite." View more info

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Hutchinson's Popular Botany. The Living Plant from Seed to Fruit. Volume 1

By: A. E. Knight and Edward Step

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co:

Seller ID: 110896


"Volume One only, undated hardback (circa early 20th century) with no jacket as published. 7 x 9.5 inches, 288 pages, 1Kg. 351 beautiful illustrations and 9 coloured plates. In overall acceptable to good condition. Red cloth boards quarter-bound in red leather are worn to corners, with leather rubbed away at spine head and tail. Gilt titles to spine still have lustre, with some rubbing to spine edges. Binding tight with crack to gutter at ffep, no annotations or insc... View more info

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Portrait of Nature

By: Alan Cottrell

Price: £11.95

Publisher: Collins: 1975

Seller ID: 111012


"First edition hardback, 1975 (NB title page says 1974, reverse states First Published 1975), with price-clipped jacket. From a private collection and in overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj is a little rubbed to edges. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Patterns of Life

By: Alan Dale

Price: £6.95

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1956

Seller ID: 110605


"Second Edition reprint 1956. A good to better-than reading copy. Ex school library book with stamp and inventory number to front pastedown. Green cloth boards are a litle soiled and spine is faded, ink stain to top rh front corner. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owners name to half title page, text and pictures clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Wandering Gorillas

By: Alan Goodall

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Collins: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121687


"First edition hardback, 1979, with clipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj faded to spine. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text, plates and maps clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photographs available." View more info

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An Agricultural Testament

By: Albert Howard

Price: £49.95

Publisher: New York, "Oxford University Press, Inc.": 1976

Seller ID: 160373


"US edition hardback reprint, 1976, with clipped jacket. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - white dj a little soiled and rubbed to edges with a couple of short closed tears; white boards slightly yellowed but remain overall clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions; text, charts and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available.&#... View more info

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Tide's Ending

By: B. B.

Price: £44.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Colt Books: 1999

Seller ID: 170899


Hardback reprint, 1999, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage - dj a touch rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Shooting Man's Bedside Book

By: B. B.

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Cambridge, White Lion Books: 1998

Seller ID: 170900


Hardback reprint, 1998, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage. - dj a touch faded to spine, brown cloth boards lightly bumped to front upper rh corner tip, otherwise clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The World in the Past. A popular account of what it was like and what it contained.

By: B. Webster Smith

Price: £17.95

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1956

Seller ID: 110610


"Third Edition hardback reprinted 1956. From the Wayside and Woodland Series. In very good/near fine condition with only minimal signs of handling and storage - spine slightly faded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text, plates and illustrations clean and clear throughout. " View more info

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A Country Chronicle

By: Brian Vesey-FitzGerald

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Chapman & Hall: 1942

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121040


"First edition hardback, 1942, with no jacket. In overall good condition - original green cloth boards are tanned to spine and upper edges, some wear to edges. Binding tight, no annotation or inscriptions, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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A Country Chronicle

By: Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Alan Sutton: 1984

Seller ID: 121188


"Sovereign paperback, 1984, in overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - spine slightly faded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Sauce for the Mongoose

By: Bruce Kinloch

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Harvill Press: 1964

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122390


"First edition hardback, 1964, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only slight signs of handling and storage - dj tanned to spine and front leading edge with a couple of chips to edges; original cloth boards nice and crisp. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text, illustrations and maps at end-papers bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photog... View more info

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The Shorter British Flora

By: C. T. Prime and R. J. Deacock

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Methuen: 1957

Seller ID: 120277


"Second edition reprint hardback with corrections, 1957, no dust jacket. In overall good to very good condition, cream boards, with red titles to spine and front board, are a little soiled and spine faded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's anme to ffep; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Battle of the Bees. And other stories.

By: Carl Ewald and Margaret Sperry (translator)

Price: £10.95

Publisher: New York, Crane Russak: 1977

Seller ID: 110608


"Hardback with clipped jacket, First translated edition 1977. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - white dj is slightly soiled with small chips to spine head and tail. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

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The Magic Sakis

By: Christina Wood

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons: 1972

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130183


"First edition hardback, 1972, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj lightly faded to spine and rubbed to edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info