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Field Studies vol.1 no.3, July 1961

By: A R Clapham

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Field Studies Council: 1961

Seller ID: 16111201X0103-92


A very good copy. Contents: Notes on the scientific policy of the Field Studies Council; A biologically-defined exposure scale for the comparative description of rocky shores; The flowering plants & ferns of Dale, Pembrokeshire; A key to the water mites (Hydracarina) of the Flatford area; A study of settlement patterns; The algae of the Malham Tarn district; The Devonian system in south Devonshire. View more info

Field Studies vol.2 no.1, December 1964

By: A R Clapham

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Field Studies Council: 1964

Seller ID: 16111203X0201-92


Cover has some tanning and staple stains, pocket in rear cover empty, textblock itself in very good condition. Contents: Pembrokeshire sea-trading before 1900; The non-marine mollusca of the parish of Dale; The geology of the area around Malham Tarn, Yorkshire; Soils of Shropshire; Denudation chronology of parts of south-western England. View more info

Field Studies vol.2 no.2, July 1965

By: A R Clapham

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Field Studies Council: 1965

Seller ID: 16111204X0202-92


A very good copy. Errata slip attached to front cover. Contents: Dark Age & medieval settlement on the edge of wastes & forests; Marine biology of Milford Haven: the physical environment; The growth & distribution of Monodonta lineata (da Costa) on a rocky shore in Wales; The natural history of Malham Tarn; The Dartmoor oak copses: observations & speculations; A population study of a colony of imaginal Ischnura elegans (Van der Linden)(Odonata: Coenagriidae) at Dale, Pem... View more info

Field Studies vol.2 no.5, November 1968

By: A R Clapham

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Field Studies Council: 1968

Seller ID: 16111205X0205-92


A very good copy, some marks on front cover. Contents: On the dating of English houses from external evidence; The biology of the shore crab Carcinus maenas (L) 2: the life of the adult crab; The distribution & keys of species in the family Littorinidae & of their Digenean parasites, the the region of Dale, Pembrokeshire; Bird communities in the Malham Tarn region of the Pennines; The natural history of spear thistle-heads. Index to titles of vol.2. View more info

Field Studies Vol.I, No.5 September 1963

By: A R Clapham, et al

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Field Studies Council: 1963

Seller ID: 16062710-24


Minimal signs of use, pretty much as new. Contents include: Zonation of Animals & Plants on Rocky Shores around Dale, Pembrokeshire; The Coal Industry in Pembrokeshire; Ecological Studies on the Spider Fauna of the Malham Tarn area; Malham Tarn House: its building materials, their weathering & colonization by plants; Farming Patterns in Craven. View more info

The Architecture of Animals: the Equinox guide to wildlife structures

By: Adrian Forsyth

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Camden House Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 14070502.5857-84


Pictorial laminated boards show a little shelfwear, corners either very lightly bumped or have slight wear; a sound, tight copy. No dustwrapper, probably as issued. View more info

Els ocells del delta de l'Ebre

By: Albert Martínez-Vilalta; Anna Motis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Lynx Edicions: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16012801-134


Cover has a little shelfwear, internally in very good condition indeed. Text in Catalan, picture captions in Latin with common names in Catalan, Spanish, French, German and English. 8487334032 View more info

Dean's Book of Butterflies and Birds

By: Arthur Groom

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dean: 1962

Seller ID: 914193-113


Laminated pictorial boards have one corner each bumped with associated creasing, bottom 2cm of spine missing & top of spine worn; rear panel of cover has several small indentations; owner's name on front pastedown, else internally a very good copy. More presentable than it sounds. View more info

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Through the Stable and Saddle-Room

By: Arthur Thomas Fisher

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Richard Bentley: 1891

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 18041001-74


Some page tanning and page edge browning, pages adjacent to boards have some spotting and darker tanning, binding still firm, internally in generally very good condition; cover has some edgewear, gilt on spine a little dulled. No wrapper. View more info

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Ramblings of a Sportsman Naturalist

By: BB

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18050314-11


Light page edge tanning, ex libris plate on front endpaper; unclipped wrapper has some light shelfwear. 0718118154 View more info

Grasses in California (California Natural History Guides: 33)

By: Beecher Crampton

Price: £4.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1974

Seller ID: 916765-63


Some light cover wear, owner's name on front endpaper. View more info

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Classic Landforms of the Antrim Coast

By: Bernard Smith; Patricia Warke

Price: £7.50

Publisher: The Geographical Association in conjunction with the British Geomorphological Research Group: 2001

Seller ID: 18032102-35


If this weren't an ex-school library book I would say it was in very good condition or even better, as it appears to have had no, or little, use; usual labels/stamps, etc, and covered with a plastic sleeve which is attached to the inside back cover. 1899085475 View more info

Loch of the Lowes Wildlife Reserve

By: Brian Brookes; Hugh Ingram

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Scottish Wildlife Trust: 1972

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 13070104-17


Some shelfwear to cover, internally a very good copy. View more info

The Ladybird Book of British Wild Flowers

By: Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Wills and Hepworth: 1957

Seller ID: 13102225-124


Matt card cover with line illustration with a little shelfwear, internally a clean, tight, very good copy with mark on rear pastedown; scruffy dustwrapper somewhat tanned, marked and edgeworn, with small areas of loss, unclipped 2/6 price; early reprint. View more info

Livestock and Bloodstock of Great Britain

By: British Agricultural Export Council

Price: £7.50

Publisher: British Agricultural Export Council: 1970

Seller ID: 915327-63


Spiral bound, card covers a little dogeared, pages tanned, a sound copy, although the plastic binder is discoloured & cracked. No date given, but late 60s/early 70s? Unpaginated, many b&w plates. View more info

Prehistoric Anmials (Brooke Bond Picture Cards)

By: Brooke Bond

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Brooke Bond: 1972

Seller ID: 17032307-13


All cards complete, cover rather shelfworn. View more info

Oxford Reviews of Reproductive Biology Volume 2 1980

By: C A Finn

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 914671-26


Ex-library copy, front endpaper removed & usual library stamps, else would be a near fine copy; dustwrapper has some light shelfwear. Contents: Immunobiological Aspects of the Human Placenta; Menstruation; The Formation of Yolk Proteins and Their Endocrine Control; Biochemistry of Gonadotrophin Receptors; Parthenogenesis in Mammals; The Biological Effects of Immunization Against Steroids in Female Mammals. View more info

Journal of Heredity vol.100 no.1, January-February 2009

By: C Scott Baker

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford Journals for The American Genetic Association: 2009

Seller ID: 13110402-114


Cover marked and with some wear, internally in good condition. Contents include: Mendel's search for true-breeding hybrids; Adaptations from leaps in the dark; A worldwide perspective on the population structure and genetic diversity of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in New Zealand; Extremely low genetic diversity in the endangered Hawaiian monk seal (Monachus schauinsiandi); Mitochondrial and nuclear genetic variation across calving lagoons in eastern north P... View more info

Bernard Quaritch

By: Catalogues of Books: Medicine and Science 899, 911, 922 part 2, 932, Natural History Books 934

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bernard Quaritch: 1970

Seller ID: 17070911-16


Five Bernard Quaritch auction catalogues professionally bound, with covers; some sections have page tanning, all in very good condition. A nice copy. Catalogues included: Medicine & Science including Engineering & Manufacture, Mining & Metallurgy #899 1970; Medicine & Science including Mental DIseases, Pharmacology, Engineering, Mining & Transport #911 1971; Science & Medicine #922 Part 2 1972; Science & Medicine #932 1973; Natural History Books #934 1973. View more info

Wild Flowers (Series 3): Brooke Bond Picture Cards

By: Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Brooke Bond: 1964

Seller ID: 17082109-143


Cards have been inserted using stamp hinges a number of which have failed, leaving adhesive stains on the album and card verso, one card (#5 wood spurge) is missing. Some shelfwear and tanning, internally in good condition. View more info