from Acanthophyllum Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

In nature's realm: early naturalists explore Vancouver Island

by Layland, M.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9781771513067
Item Price
£40.00

Show Details

Description:
Touchwood Editions,Victoria BC., 2019. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. Fine/Fine. As new. Combines a history of exploration by visiting naeturalists with an appreciation of the rich native culture of the island.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£40.00
No cover image available

Baxter's game book

by Mowbraye, J. (ed.)

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
1st edition thus
ISBN
9780241022443
Item Price
£20.00

Show Details

Description:
Elm Tree Books, Hamish Hamilton, 1973. 1st edition thus. Hard covers. Good/No Jacket. The attribution of this book to "Baxter's" is a result of sponsorship by this manufacturer of "game soup". Ex-library copy; usual stamps.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£20.00
No cover image available

Gilbert White's year

by Commander, J. (ed.)

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good
Edition
New edition
ISBN
9780192813541
Item Price
£4.00

Show Details

Description:
Oxford University Press, 1982. New edition. Paper covers. Good/No Jacket. Donor's inscription.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£4.00
cover of Nature near London

Nature near London

by Jefferies, R.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
Facsimile reprint of 1893 edition
ISBN
9780906549155
Item Price
£10.00

Show Details

Description:
John Clare Books, 1980. Facsimile reprint of 1893 edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. Fine/Fine. As new; no inscriptions.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.00
cover of Wildlife through the camera

Wildlife through the camera

by Attenborough, D. (intro.)

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780563200697
Item Price
£8.00

Show Details

Description:
BBC, 1982. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. Fine/Fine. Lengthy inscription by Dilys [Breeze], one of the contributors to this volume and a BBC staffer, to Pat [Morris] who also helped with the episode "The great hedgehog mystery". Scarcely used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.00
cover of The animal smugglers and other animal traders

The animal smugglers and other animal traders

by Nichol, J.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1987
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780747024002
Item Price
£8.00

Show Details

Description:
Christopher Helm, 1987. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./V.g.. Flagged on cover as "A channel 4 book". Relevant cuttings loosely inserted.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.00
cover of The Flow Country: the peatlands of Caithness and Sutherland

The Flow Country: the peatlands of Caithness and Sutherland

by Lindsay, R.A. et al.; edited by D.A. Ratcliffe & P.H. Oswald

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780861394579
Item Price
£12.00

Show Details

Description:
Nature Conservancy Council, 1988. 1st edition. Paper covers. Fine/No Jacket. No inscriptions. 174 pp.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£12.00
cover of The great Yew forest: the natural history of Kingley Vale

The great Yew forest: the natural history of Kingley Vale

by Williamson, Richard

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1978
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
Item Price
£8.00

Show Details

Description:
Macmillan, London, 1978. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./V.g.. Written by the son of Henry Williamson of "Tarka the Otter" fame, this affectionate portrait of a nature reserve nestling in the chalk downs above Chichester in west Sussex covers both the vegetation (mainly Yew forest and chalk grassland) and fauna (animals, birds, insects). An appendix gives lists… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.00
cover of Muzej Krasa: guide to the permanent exhibition

Muzej Krasa: guide to the permanent exhibition

by Karst Museum

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st English edition
Item Price
£32.00

Show Details

Description:
Notranjski muzej (Postojna), 2015. 1st English edition. Paper covers. Fine/No Jacket. As new.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£32.00
cover of The roadside wildlife book

The roadside wildlife book

by Mabey, R.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1974
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780715367810
Item Price
£6.00

Show Details

Description:
David & Charles, 1974. 1st edition. Hard covers. V.g./No Jacket. Hint of tanning to page edges; scarcely used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£6.00
cover of Field notes from a hidden city: an urban nature diary

Field notes from a hidden city: an urban nature diary

by Woolfson, E.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9781847082763
Item Price
£10.00

Show Details

Description:
Granta, 2013. 1st edition. Paper covers. Fine/No Jacket. As new.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.00
cover of Man n the modern world

Man n the modern world

by Huxley, J.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
n.d.
Condition
Good
Edition
Book Club edition
Item Price
£5.00

Show Details

Description:
The Scientific Book Club, n.d.. Book Club edition. Hard covers. Good/No Jacket. Little used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£5.00
No cover image available

Diversions of a naturalist

by Lankester, Sir R.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1915
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
Item Price
£8.00

Show Details

Description:
Methuen, 1915. 1st edition. Hard covers. V.g./No Jacket. Front hinge weak. Owner's signature.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.00
cover of The heyday of natural history 1820-1870

The heyday of natural history 1820-1870

by Barber, L.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1980
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780224014489
Item Price
£10.00

Show Details

Description:
Jonathan Cape, 1980. 1st edition. Hard covers, no dust jacket. V.g./No Jacket. Owner's bookplate. 320 pp.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.00
cover of Essays of a biologist

Essays of a biologist

by Huxley, J.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1928
Condition
V.g.
Edition
Phoenix Library edition
Item Price
£5.00

Show Details

Description:
Chatto & Windus, 1928. Phoenix Library edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./Good. Little used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£5.00
No cover image available

Land of the Eagle: a natural history of North America

by Peck, R.McC.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1990
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780563208587
Item Price
£8.00

Show Details

Description:
BBC Books, 1990. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./V.g.. Little used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.00
cover of Animal life

Animal life

by Burton, R. (ed.)

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1991
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780195209167
Item Price
£20.00

Show Details

Description:
Oxford University Press, New York, 1991. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./V.g.. Little used. Owner's bookplate.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£20.00
cover of The history of wildlife in America

The history of wildlife in America

by Borland, H.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1975
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780517658741
Item Price
£10.00

Show Details

Description:
Arch Cape Press, New York, 1975. 1st edition. Hard covers, no dust jacket. V.g./No Jacket. Little used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.00
cover of The natural history of Selborne

The natural history of Selborne

by Fisher, J. (ed.)

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1947
Condition
V.g.
Edition
New edition
Item Price
£15.00

Show Details

Description:
London: the Cresset Press, 1947. New edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./Good. Slight edge wear to jacket. Owner's bookplate.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£15.00
No cover image available

The eagle's nest: natural history and American ideas 1812-1842

by Porter, C.M.

Seller
Acanthophyllum Books
Published
1986
Condition
V.g.
Edition
1st edition
ISBN
9780817302801
Item Price
£12.00

Show Details

Description:
The University of Alabama Press, 1986. 1st edition. Hard covers. V.g./No Jacket. Scarcely used.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£12.00