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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

Condition: Very Good

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

Condition: Good

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

Condition: Very Good

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, Pembrokeshire. 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

Condition: Very Good

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

Condition: Near Fine

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

ISBN: 0920656161

Condition: Very Good

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

ISBN: 8487334032

Condition: Very Good

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

Condition: Fair

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

Condition: Good

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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Land Use and Farm Practice in the Parish of Dale

By: Barbara J Dresser

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Field Studies Council: 1959

Seller ID: 19062920-55

Condition: Good

Some spotting to page edges and cover which is a very little dogeared, pages a little tanned. Offprinted from Field Studies Vol.1, no.1. 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

ISBN: 0520025075

Condition: Very Good

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

ISBN: 1899085475

Condition: Good

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

Condition: Good

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

Condition: Good

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

Condition: Good

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

Condition: Fair

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

ISBN: 0198575351

Condition: Good

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

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Andalusian Flowers and Countryside

By: C M Stocken; Anthony P Hamilton [ed]

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Thurlestone, Devon, Stocken: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19041403-51

Condition: Very Good

Some light shelfwear to cover, page edges tanning, binding firm and tight. No wrapper. View more info

Malaysian Flowers in Colour

By: Chin Hoon Fong

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Tropical Press Sdn Bhd: 1985

Seller ID: 99306-95

Condition: Good

Green cover, gilt titles & design, some some shelfwear; owner's name on front endpaper, internally a very good copy; dustwrapper has some light edgewear. View more info

Important Natural History Books and Atlases, Wednesday, 30 April 1997

By: Christie's

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Christie's London: 1997

Seller ID: 16080916-113

Condition: Good

Light cover wear, internally in very good condition. View more info