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Traveller's Rest

by Philip Gosse

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition (Pocket Library)
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£6.00

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Cassell, London, 1949. Later Edition (Pocket Library). Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 192 pp. Binding firm. Dust Jacket marked and chipped. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Britain/UK; Animals & Birds. Pictures… Read more
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Wonders of Insect Life

by F. Martin & L. T. Duncan

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Dreadnought Books
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No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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£20.00

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Henry Frowde, London, No date. Later Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". Hinges cracked. Spine slightly faded. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink. All edges gilt in good condition. Corners bumped. Compendium edition containing: Butterflies and Moths; Bees, Wasps, and Ants; Beetles and Flies; Insect Life… Read more
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British Song Birds: A Practical Treatise on their Habits, Nidification, and Incubation

by Joseph Nash

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1872
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£50.00

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William Tegg, London, 1872. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Newton Fielding. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 96 pp. Hinges cracked. Split to top of front joint. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Newton Fielding.… Read more
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Silent Spring

by Rachel Carson

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First UK Edition
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£30.00

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Hamish Hamilton, London, 1965. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xxii + 304pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly marked and worn, with a couple of chips and faded spine. Edges foxed. Corners bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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Amateur Gardening for Town and Country, Vol. XXX: No. 1,514, May 3, 1913 - No. 1,565, April 25, 1914

by T. W. Sanders (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1914
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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£25.00

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Collingridge, 1914. First Thus. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". 1010 pp. Single volume only of set or series. Internally clean. Hinges cracked. Some wear, and slight loss to spine extremities. Edges browned. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-5 kilos. Category: Gardening; 1900-1920; Natural History & Resources. Pictures… Read more
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Amateur Gardening for Town and Country, Vol. XXVIII: No. 1,410, May 6, 1911 - No. 1,461, April 27, 1912

by T. W. Sanders (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1912
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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£25.00

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Collingridge, 1912. First Thus. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". 896 pp. Single volume only of set or series. Internally clean. Rear hinge cracked. Front hinge cracking. Some wear to spine, with small splits to joint extremities. Edges browned. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-5 kilos. Category: Gardening;… Read more
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Woodland Birds

by Phyllis Barclay-Smith

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£6.00

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Penguin, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 32pp + 16 plates. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly worn. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. From the King Penguin series. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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The New Forest: Its Traditions, Inhabitants and Customs

by Rose C. De Crespigny and Horace Hutchinson

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Facsimile Edition
ISBN
9780715810873
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£14.00

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EP Publishing, Wakefield, 1975. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xii + 293pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust jacket has slightly faded spine. Top edge foxed. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Genealogy & Local History; England; 19th century; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0715810871.… Read more
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Birds and their Nests

by Mary Howitt

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No date
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£40.00

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S. W. Partridge & Co, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Harrison Weir. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 112 pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Covers marked. Illustrator: Harrison Weir. Quantity Available:… Read more
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The Evolution of Mind in Man

by Henry Benedict Medlicott

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1892
Condition
Poor Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£50.00

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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co, London, 1892. First Edition. Softcover. Poor Condition. Inscribed by Author. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 48 pp. Covers detached. Front cover present but loose, with chips and some loss. Back cover absent. Text block remains firmly bound. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges browned. Inscribed to J W Judd by the… Read more
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Apple Acre

by Adrian Bell

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1942
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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£7.00

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John Lane The Bodley Head, London, 1942. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 196 pp. Binding firm, spine faded. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges foxed and browned. Front end paper removed. Covers partially faded. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight:… Read more
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Birds of the Green Belt and the Country Around London

by R. M. Lockley

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£7.00

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H. F. & G. Witherby, London, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Doris Lockley. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xx + 236pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrator: Doris Lockley. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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England and the Octopus

by Clough Williams-Ellis

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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£60.00

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No stated publisher, Portmeirion, 1975. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xiv + 188pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine cocked. Dust jacket is slightly creased. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's book-plate laid in and ink inscription. Edges browned. "Being the original 1928 book with Sir Patrick… Read more
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England and the Octopus

by Clough Williams-Ellis

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£120.00

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Geoffrey Bles, London, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. First impression. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 188 pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked, chipped and worn, with a couple of large internal tears either side of spine but just about remaining in one piece.… Read more
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The World of the Honeybee

by Colin G. Butler

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
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£12.00

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Collins, London, 1962. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xiv + 226pp. Binding firm. Foxing to front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with internal tape repairs. Edges foxed. From the New Naturalist series. Contains frontispiece and illustrations. Quantity… Read more
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The Scarecrow: Fact and Fable

by Peter Haining

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780709033165
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£5.00

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Robert Hale, London, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 191 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History… Read more
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Tetrad Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Devon

by H. P. Sitters

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780951306406
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£10.00

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Devon Bird Watching and Preservation Society, Yelverton, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to <12". 334 pp. Binding firm. Slight marking front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Top edge slightly marked. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals… Read more
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A Natural History of Man in Britain. Conceived as a Study of Changing Relations between Men and Environments

by H. J. Fleure

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£8.00

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Collins, London, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xviii + 349pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly marked, with one internal tear. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Corners slightly bumped. No. 18 in the New Naturalist series. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1… Read more
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The Parable of the Beast

by John N. Bleibtreu

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780586080238
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£12.00

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Paladin, London, 1976. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 12mo. 283 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly creased. Edges browned and marked. Covers slightly marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Environment & Ecology. ISBN: 0586080236. ISBN/EAN: 9780586080238. Pictures of this item not already displayed here… Read more
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Trees of Paradise

by Richard Edmunds and Nigel Hughes

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780963031204
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£10.00

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Green Press, Malibu, 1991. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo. 258 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edges slightly foxed. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Papua New Guinea; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0963031201. ISBN/EAN: 9780963031204. Pictures of this item not already… Read more
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