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Fabourite Field Flowers; Or, Wild Flowers of England Popularly Described.

By Tyas, Robert.

Houlston & Stoneman, London. 1848. First edition.. Hardback.. 12 hand-coloured plates (including frontis, which is misbound at page 177). Bound in red leather with gilt decoration. VG (covers lightly worn).

$100.24

Worthing Cavalcade - Concerning Richard Jefferies.

Aldridge Bros., Worthing. 1944. . Hardback.. Colour frontis, Black and White illustrations. VG-, without dust jacket.

$26.73

Whistling in the Dark - In Pursuit of the Nightingale.

By Mabey, Richard.

Sinclair-Stevenson, London. 1993. First Edition. . Hardback.. Black and White illustrations. VG+ in VG dust jacket. DJ protected by high-grade removable clear cover.

$53.46

A Chaplet of Herbs - Gatherings from the Early Herbals.

By Hine, Florence.

George Routledge & Sons., London. No date. . Hardback.. VG-, without dust jacket (with fragile leaves pressed in the pages, causing - so far as I can tell - no damage).

$66.83

Shell Life - An Introduction to the British Mollusca.

By Step, Edward.

Frederick Warne & Co., London. 1945. Revised by A. Laurence Wells. . Hardback.. Colour & Black and White illustrations. VG, without dust jacket.

$26.73

English Botany; Or, coloured figures of British Plants, with their essential characters, synonyms, and places of growth.

By Sowerby, James.

38 volumes (including Supplements 1 and 2). London, 1790 to 1834. First editions.. Hardback.. Featuring 2,592 extraordinary hand-coloured copper-engaved plates. Bound in matching leather, with red and green spine labels and gilt decoration. VG to VG- (Interiors uniformly clean and tight. For the most part the bindings are in lovely condition, but some hinges are weak or splitting; one volume bears a small tear through part of spine).

$9355.50

Animal Life in Field and Garden.

By Fabre, Jean Henri.

Thornton Butterworth Limited. London. 1926. First edition. Translated by Florence Constable Bicknell and Kate Murray. . Hardback.. Black and White illustrations by E Fitch Daglish. VG-, without dust jacket.

$26.73

The Caterpillars of British Moths - including the eggs, chrysalids and food plants.

By South, Richard.

Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. London. 1948. . Hardback.. Colour & Black and White illustrations. VG in VG- Dust Jacket. DJ protected by high-grade removable clear cover.

$40.10

Robin Redbreast.

By Lack, David.

Clarendon Press, Oxford. 1950. First Edition. Inscribed to Jeremy Hutchinson and Peggy Ashcroft by Jeremy's nephew, Jacob Rothschild.. Hardback.. Colour & Black and White illustrations. VG, without dust jacket.

$33.41

Familiar Wild Birds.

By Swaysland, W.

Four volumes. Cassell and Company, London & etc. 1901. Includes First through Fourth Series.. Hardback.. Colour plates & Black and White illustrations by A. Thorburn and others. Green leather spines and corners (a hand-written note identifies the binder as Joyce Francis, perhaps meaning Francis Joyce? Lovely bindings, with quirky gilt bird details on each spine). Handmade endpapers. VG- (cloth covers stained; one corner bears rubbed spot).

$167.06

Managing Poultry for Exhibition.

By Easom Smith, H.

Saga Publishing. Surrey. 1980. . Hardback.. Black and White illustrations. VG in VG Dust Jacket. DJ protected by high-grade removable clear cover.

$20.05

The Birds of Africa - Volume V.

By Urban, Emil K.; Fry, C. Hilary; and Keith, Stuart.

Academic Press. London & San Diego. 1993. Acoustic references by Claude Chappuis. . Hardback.. Colour & Black and White illustrations by Martin Woodcock and Ian Willis. VG+ in VG dust jacket. DJ protected by high-grade removable clear cover. Oversize; Postage & Packing may cost extra.

$93.56

The Birds of the British Isles.

By Bannerman, David Armitage (illustrated by George E. Lodge).

12 volumes. Oliver & Boyd, London, 1953 - 1963. All are first edition.. Hardback.. Colour illustrations by George Lodge. VG in VG- dust jackets (DJ edges worn). DJs protected by high-grade removable clear cover.

$267.30

The Natural History of Waters, Earths, Stones, Fossils and Minerals. With their virtues, properties, and Medicinal Uses; To which is added, the method in which Linnaeus has treated these Subjects.

By Brookes, R.

Printed for J. Newbery, 1763. Volume 5 only of six.. Hardback.. Black and White illustrations. Bound in leather. VG- (lacks 4 plates).

$66.83

Feathered Tribes of the British Isles, Volume the Second.

By Mudie, Robert.

Whittaker & Co, London. 1835 (second edition).. Hardback.. Boasting lovely hand-coloured plates. VG.

$66.83

The Birds of Africa - Volume I.

By Brown, Leslie H.; Urban, Emil K.; and Newman, Kenneth.

Academic Press. London & San Diego. 1992. Foreword by HRH Duke of Edinburgh. . Hardback.. Colour & Black and White illustrations by Martin Woodcock and Peter Hayman. VG+ in VG dust jacket. DJ protected by high-grade removable clear cover. Oversize; Postage & Packing may cost extra.

$53.46

Ice Fall in Norway.

By Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, Ranulph.

Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1972. First edition. Signed by the author.. Hardback.. Black and White illustrations. VG- in VG- Dust Jacket (DJ edges worn). DJ protected by high-grade removable clear cover.

$26.73

The Natural History of Fishes and Serpents, including sea-turtles, crustaseous, and shell fishes, with their Medicinal Uses.

By Brookes, R.

Printed for J. Newbery, 1763. Volume 3 only of six.. Hardback.. Black and White plates. Bound in leather. VG-.

$133.65

British Bees - An introduction to the study of the natural history and economy of the bees indigenous to the British Isles.

By Shuckard, W.E.

Lovell Reeve, London. 1866. First edition.. Hardback.. 17 hand-coloured plates (including frontis). VG- (inner hinges cracked; minor pencil annotations in some margins).

$100.24

Instructions of Collecting, Rearing, and Preserving British Insects; Also for Collecting and Preserving British Crustacea & Shells; Together with a description of Entomological Apparatus: To which is added, a list of new and rare species of insects, &c. with their localities and times of appearance.

By Ingpen, Abel.

James Bullcock, London. 1827. First edition.. Hardback.. One fold-out hand-coloured plate. Leather spine and corners, with marbled boards. VG- (interior is generally clean and tight, with a small ink stain on the page 'Description of the Plate'; cover edges worn).

$267.30

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