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The Natural History of Cape Clear Island.
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The Natural History of Cape Clear Island.

By J T R Sharrock; editor:

Berkhamsted, T.A.D.Poyser, 1973.ISBN 0 85661 002 X First edition. With end-paper maps,b&w photographs,maps & drawings by Robert Gillmor.pp 207.Hard cover in original blue cloth gilt.A very good copy in a good + unclipped dust jacket with slight wear to head & tail of its spine.The first ever Poyser.

$39.70

Dragonflies.
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Dragonflies.

By Corbet, Philip S & Stephen J Brooks::

London. Collins, 2008.ISBN 9780007151684 First edition.New Naturalist Library No 106.Illustrated throughout with colour photos & with distribution maps. pp xvi 454. Hard cover.A fine copy in a fine dust jacket in a removable clear sleeve.Heavy,1,185 kilo unpacked. Overseas order will require extra postage.

$52.93

The Trail that is Always New
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The Trail that is Always New

By Willoughby P Lowe:

London. Gurney & Jackson 1932. Author signed first edition. With a portrait frontispiece,35 b&w illustrations & 16 in the text. pp xviii 271. Hard cover in blue cloth gilt.Very small (tea?) stain to the top of frontis & title page otherwise a very good copy in a rather torn dust jacket. Signed without dedication on title page.

$26.47

Wood Engravings of Birds
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Wood Engravings of Birds

By Jackson, Christine E:

London. Witherby,1978. ISBN 0 85493 128 7 First edition.With a colour frontispiece and many reproductions of engravings. pp 144. Hard cover in red cloth gilt.Attractive book plate tto front paste down otherwise a very good copy in a very good unclipped dust jacket.

$16.54

Der Käferfreund. Praktische Anleitung zum Sammeln und Bestimmen der Käfer.
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Der Käferfreund. Praktische Anleitung zum Sammeln und Bestimmen der Käfer.

By Fleischer, H:

Stuttgart. Nitzschke,1896 First edition. With 12 fine coloured chromolithographs of 182 figures. pp 252..Hard cover in the original red cloth with colour illustrated front board.Rear cover is marked.Board edges are a bit rubbed.Slight browning to page edges.Plates are nice & clean.A good copy of this book on the identification of Beetles."The Beetle Friend, Practical Guide to Collecting".

$33.08

The Dragonflies of Hampshire
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The Dragonflies of Hampshire

By Taverner, John, Steve Cham and Alan Hold.:

Pisces Publications, 2004. ISBN 1 874357 26 9. First & only edition.Very well illustrated throughout with colour photos of all species & habitats,distribution maps & graphs. pp viii 136.Hard cover in turquoise cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.Size is 4to,25 x 18 cm

$26.47

Notes on the Birds of Herefordshire. Contributed by Members of the Woolhope Club
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Notes on the Birds of Herefordshire. Contributed by Members of the Woolhope Club

By Bull, Henry Graves:

London.Hamilton, Adams & Co.,Hereford.Jakeman & Carter.1888. First edition.With a portrait frontispiece.pp xxx 274. Hard cover in light brown pictorial cloth gilt.Slight rubbing to rear spine edge otherwise a very good clean copy. in a variant colour binding.Also included is a 10 page paper, by C.W.Walker titled Henry Gaves Bull.Also two handwritten letters from Walker to a Mr & Mrs Gardiner..A very good & bright copy.

$66.17

Exeter City Special Constabulary 1939 - 1945
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Exeter City Special Constabulary 1939 - 1945

By Townsend, Captain R.W.:

Exeter; for the Author.1946 First edition.With 7 b&w photographs.pp viii 46.Hard cover in the original brown cloth with gilt title to front board.Covers are slightly marked & the contents nice & clean.A very good copy of what appears to be a very scarce title.

$33.08

The Story of London Parks
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The Story of London Parks

By Larwood, Jacob:

London: John Camden Hotten,(1872). First edition,two volumes.With 2 hand coloured frontispieces & 2 other colour plates + many text engravings throughout. pp 331 & 272 + 20 page publishers list at end dated 1872.Hard covers in the original publishers green pictorial boards with a red spine lettered in gilt. The spines a little dulled but otherwise a very good set of this the best edition.Later editions were bound up in one volume.Deals with the history of Hyde,St.James & Green Parks.A nice clean set.

$59.55

The National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918: Section 1V Southampton
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The National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918: Section 1V Southampton

By anon:

London. The National Publishing Company, (1919) First issue of this volume.pp 434. Hard cover in original red decorated cloth gilt.The spine edges are a trifle rubbed. The covers are a little marked & there is a scratch mark to the lower front corner.Contents clean & sound.A good copy.Size is 4to,25 x 19 cm.Weighs 1,020 kilo unpacked.Overseas extra postage required.

$33.08

Hampstead Heath: Its Geology and Natural History
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Hampstead Heath: Its Geology and Natural History

By Hampstead Scientific Society:

London. T.Fisher Unwin, 1913 First & only edition.With a colour frontispiece,10 b&w plates & 3 folding maps.pp309.Hard cover in the original red cloth lettered & lined in black. Some scattered light foxing throughout. There is a vertical crease line to the first 15 pages otherwise a very good bright copy in a very good dust jacket with small loss to the base of its spine. Scarce in its jacket.

$37.05

Housekeeping in the Eighteenth Century
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Housekeeping in the Eighteenth Century

By Bayne-Powell, Rosamond:

London. John Murray,1956 First edition.With 13 b&w illustrations. pp 208.Hard cover in original plum coloured cloth gilt.End-papers tanned & owner inscription to front paste down.A very good copy.No dust jacket.

$9.92

Reptiles and Amphibians of Britain & Europe
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Reptiles and Amphibians of Britain & Europe

By Arnold, E N., John A. Burton and D. W. Ovenden::

London. Collins, (1992). ISBN 0 00 219318 3 Reprint with new cover design and 40 colour plates + many text figures. pp 272. Hard cover in white pictorial laminated boards.The spine is very slightly & evenly faded.A very good,clean unmarked copy.

$13.23

Hertford\'s Past in Pictures
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Hertford's Past in Pictures

By Green, Len:

Ware, Herts.The Rockingham Press,1996. ISBN 1 873468 17 2 Author signed revised edition.With many b&w photographs throughout. pp 168.Hard cover in green cloth gilt.A good copy in a good unclipped dust jacket.Signed on title-page "Best wishes to John & Margaret. Len Green". Size is 4to,26 x 19 cm.

$11.91

J.R.R. Tolkien : The Man who Created the Lord of the Rings
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J.R.R. Tolkien : The Man who Created the Lord of the Rings

By Coren, Michael:

London. Boxtree,2001. ISBN 0752261568 First edition,first issue.With 26 b&w photographs. pp 136. Hard cover in red cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a near fine unclipped dust jacket

$11.91

Hawker Aircraft Since 1920
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Hawker Aircraft Since 1920

By Mason, Francis K.:

London. Putnam,1961. First edition.With over 380 b&w photographs + many diagrams.pp 475. Hard cover in blue cloth gilt.A very good clean copy in a good but edge chipped & unclipped dust jacket.Heavy, 930 grams unpacked.Overseas order will require extra postage.

$19.85

Songs of the Doomed: Gonzo Papers Vol 3
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Songs of the Doomed: Gonzo Papers Vol 3

By Thompson, Hunter S.:

London. Picador,1991.ISBN 033032179X First UK edition,Hard cover. pp 315.In black cloth gilt.A very good clean copy in a very good unclipped dust jacket.Sub-titled, " More Notes on the Death of the American Dream ".

$15.88

Spearhead for Blitzkrieg: Luftwaffe Operations in Support of the Army, 1939-1945
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Spearhead for Blitzkrieg: Luftwaffe Operations in Support of the Army, 1939-1945

By Deichmann, Paul & Dr. Alfred Price (editor):

London. Greenhill Books,1996. ISBN 1853672416 First UK edition. With 20 b&w photographs. pp 159.Hard cover in blue cloth gilt.A very good + clean copy in a very good unclipped dust jacket.

$10.59

In Siberia
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In Siberia

By Thubron, Colin:

London: Chatto and Windus,1999.ISBN 1 85619 798 0 Author signed first edition,first issue.With end-paper maps.pp 287.Hard cover in blue cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a near fine unclipped dust jacket that is in a clear protective sleeve & still has the publishers mast head with "signed by author" to its spine.Signed without dedication on title page.

$19.85

Kingdoms Of Experience. Everest the Unclimbed Ridge
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Kingdoms Of Experience. Everest the Unclimbed Ridge

By Greig, Andrew:

London: Hutchinson, 1986.ISBN 0 09 165890 X First edition.With 3 maps & 46 colour photos.pp 249.Hard cover in blue cloth gilt.A very good copy in a very good unclipped dust jacket with slight top edge wear.First 25 pages have a light crease to the top corner & neat owner name on f.e.p.

$10.59

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