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Northumberland. (The New Naturalist 95). With Alston Moor., (95) LUNN, ANGUS:
41 (95) LUNN, ANGUS: Northumberland. (The New Naturalist 95). With Alston Moor.
Collins 2004 1st edition. 
Hardback, approx 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated glossy dustwrapper. In near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper (dw; some slight fading to spine and rear edges, not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. --- A definitive natural history of Northumberland, covering its ecological history, geology, and climate. 304pp. With 16 colour & over 160 b/w photo plates and diagrams. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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The Folklore of Birds. An Enquiry into the Origin & Distribution of some Magico-Religious Traditions. The New Naturalist. (No 34.), ARMSTRONG, E.A.:
42 ARMSTRONG, E.A.: The Folklore of Birds. An Enquiry into the Origin & Distribution of some Magico-Religious Traditions. The New Naturalist. (No 34.)
Collins. 1958 1st edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly rubbed along edges, foxing to rear. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, Small label to corner of front endpaper, some light foxing to endpapers, Else a very clean and tight copy. ---- The author has selected a number of familiar birds such as the swan, raven, owl, robin and wren, and traced the magico-religious beliefs concerning them as far back in time as possible. Archaeological data as well as oral and literary traditions are used to illustrate. 272pp. 55 photographs; 85 drawings in the text. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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The Redstart. (2) (The New Naturalist Monograph)., BUXTON, JOHN:
43 BUXTON, JOHN: The Redstart. (2) (The New Naturalist Monograph).
Collins 1950 1st. edition. 
Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW minor rubbing to edges, rubbing to ends of spine. Heavy foxing and some darkening, spine slightly faded, some small tear to rear edges. Price clipped.) Cloth faded, neat bookplate to corner of front endpaper. Slight darkening to endpapers and light spots to page edges else a clean and tight copy. --- This study began when the author was a prisoner of war. He examined the Redstart with meticulous exactitude. As he gives his account of the Redstart’s life, his personal enjoyment shines out. Covers distribution, status, and world literature. 180pp. 1 colour photograph by Eric Hosking, 19 b/w photo.plts; 20 Maps/diagrams, & 2 text figures. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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The Snowdonia National Park. (The New Naturalist 47)., CONDRY, W.M.:
44 CONDRY, W.M.: The Snowdonia National Park. (The New Naturalist 47).
Collins 1967 2nd edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated glossy dustwrapper. In good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; some rubbing along top edge. Not price clipped). Some fading to spine on cloth. Some slight darkening to top of outer page edges, Small owners label to front corner and mild foxing to endpapers, else inside pages clean and tight. Else a clean and tight copy. ---- The author traces the formation and geology of the region, showing how they are related to soil and vegetation, and these in turn to animal life; he describes the mountain country section by section and gives a lively account of previous travellers. Covers the whole National Park, replacing a previous volume which was limited to Caernarvonshire. 238pp.With 11 colour & 52 b/w photographs. 9 maps & diagrams. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Dragonflies. The New Naturalist (41.), CORBET, Phillip; BROOKS, Stephen;
45 CORBET, Phillip; BROOKS, Stephen; Dragonflies. The New Naturalist (41.)
Collins 1960 1st edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened, darkening to rear side. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, endpapers partially darkened, Small label to corner of front endpaper, Else a very clean and tight copy. 260pp. With 53 colour plates by S. Beaufoy, 16 b&w photographs, 200 maps & diagrams. 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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The Peak District. (44) The New Naturalist No.44., EDWARDS, K. C.;
46 EDWARDS, K. C.; The Peak District. (44) The New Naturalist No.44.
Collins. London. 1964 3rd edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; very small tear to top rear edge, some darkening to rear and slight fading to spine. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to endpapers, small label to front. Else a very clean and tight copy. --- New Naturalist edition on the Peak District. The author describes and discusses the topography, geology, climate, plants and archaeology. 240pp. 7 colour & 49 b/w photographs; 15 maps and diagrams. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Bumblebees (40). (The New Naturalist 40)., FREE, J. B; BUTLER, C. G.;
47 FREE, J. B; BUTLER, C. G.; Bumblebees (40). (The New Naturalist 40).
Collins 1959 (1st edition) 
Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; some fading to spine, darkened on rear. Small tear to rear side. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, Small label to corner of front endpaper, mild foxing to endpapers, Else a very clean and tight copy. 46 photographs, incl. 2 in colour. 208pp + 1pp cat. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Trout. (21) (The New Naturalist Monograph/ Special Volume 21)., FROST, W. E.; BROWN, M:
48 FROST, W. E.; BROWN, M: The Trout. (21) (The New Naturalist Monograph/ Special Volume 21).
Collins. 1967 1st edition. 
Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; some darkening and small marks to spine, small nick to middle. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, some fading to spine, Small label to corner of front and some light spotting to endpapers, Else a very clean and tight copy. --- The definitive monograph on the ecology of the trout. Dr Frost is an angler as well as an ichthyologist. 286pp. With 4 colour and 42 b&w photo plates; 26 drawings and maps. 
Price: 34.00 GBP
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The Trout.(21) (The New Naturalist Monograph/ Special Volume)., FROST, W.E. / BROWN, M:
49 FROST, W.E. / BROWN, M: The Trout.(21) (The New Naturalist Monograph/ Special Volume).
Collins. 1967 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 286pp. With 4 colour and 42 b/w photo plates; 26 drawings and maps. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Small inscription to front endpaper. A very clean and tight copy. The definitive monograph on the ecology of the trout. Dr Frost is an angler as well as an ichthyologist. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Birds of the London Area Since 1900. (14) (The New Naturalist Monograph/Special Volume)., HOMES, R.C. et al:
50 HOMES, R.C. et al: The Birds of the London Area Since 1900. (14) (The New Naturalist Monograph/Special Volume).
Collins. 1957 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 8.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. 305pp. Cat. With 40 b/w photo plates. 6 maps and diagrams. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and rubbed at top end. Slight browning to back. not price clipped). Small rubber date stamp to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. Larger in size than the other volumes in the Monograph Series. Written by a Committee of the London Natural History Society. The authors consider the varied habitats available in London and describe the changes in bird population over the previous 57 years. 
Price: 119.00 GBP
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Insect Natural History. (The New Naturalist 8)., IMMS, A. D:
51 IMMS, A. D: Insect Natural History. (The New Naturalist 8).
Collins 1947 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 317pp. With 99 colour & 104 b/w photo plates; 7 colour plates of preserved specimens. 8 maps & 40 diagrams. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened. Slightly rubbed around edges. Not price clipped). Inscription to front endpaper, dated 1947. A clean and tight copy. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Life in Lakes and Rivers. New Naturalist 15., MACAN, T.T. / WORTHINGTON, E.B.:
52 MACAN, T.T. / WORTHINGTON, E.B.: Life in Lakes and Rivers. New Naturalist 15.
Collins. London. 1951 1st edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine and edges slightly darkened. Rubbing to ends of spine and edges. Not price clipped). Cloth faded. Darkening to endpapers and small label to front. Else a very clean and tight copy. 320pp. 45 colour & 68 b/w photo plates; 20 maps & diagrams. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The New Naturalists. (The New Naturalist No. 82)., MARREN, PETER:
53 MARREN, PETER: The New Naturalists. (The New Naturalist No. 82).
Collins. 2005 2nd edition. 
Size 6.0 x 8.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 363pp. With 16 colour & over 100 b/w plates, and drawings. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper (dw; not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. Published to celebrate the sixtieth year of publication of the New Naturalist series, this second edition describes the authors and their work, and the process of producing the Library. With biographical and bibliographical details and a collectors guide. A "must" for collectors of this series. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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British Mammals. (The New Naturalist 21). With 16 colour plates, 48 black and white plates and 92 figures in the text., MATTHEWS, L. HARRISON:
54 MATTHEWS, L. HARRISON: British Mammals. (The New Naturalist 21). With 16 colour plates, 48 black and white plates and 92 figures in the text.
Collins 1963 3rd edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; rubbed at edges, spine slightly darkened and bumped at ends. Not price clipped). Small label to corner of front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. ---- Comprehensive look at British Mammals, including rodents, bats, seals, deer, whales and more. 410pp. With 16 colour & 48 b/w photographs; 92 text figures. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Pesticides and Pollution. (The New Naturalist 50)., MELLANBY, KENNETH: (50)
55 MELLANBY, KENNETH: (50) Pesticides and Pollution. (The New Naturalist 50).
London. Collins. 1967 1st edition. 
Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, slight fading to spine, Small label to corner of front endpaper, with some light spots to endpapers, Else a very clean and tight copy. --- A pleasing book, showing late 1960s views on pollution within the UK particularly. At that time traditionalist industries were still operating widely, and DDT was in common use, so this may be of historic interest now. Discussion on the uses and abuses of chemicals and other harmful substances in the environment. 221pp. Prof. ills. with 14 b/w and colour photographs. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Lakes, Loughs and Lochs. (The New Naturalist 128.), MOSS, Brian;
56 MOSS, Brian; Lakes, Loughs and Lochs. (The New Naturalist 128.)
Collins, 2015 1st edition 
Hardback, 8vo. (approx 9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper (dw; not price clipped). Sealed in shrinkwrap. 464pp. With colour photographs, line drawings, maps. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Brecon Beacons (The New Naturalist 126.), MULLARD, Jonathan,
57 MULLARD, Jonathan, Brecon Beacons (The New Naturalist 126.)
Collins, 2014 1st edition 
Hardback, 8vo. (approx 9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper (dw; not price clipped). Sealed in shrinkwrap. 432pp. With colour photographs, line drawings, maps. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Wood Pidgeon (20). (The New Naturalist Monograph 20)., MURTON, R.K.:
58 MURTON, R.K.: The Wood Pidgeon (20). (The New Naturalist Monograph 20).
Collins. 1965 1st edition 
Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; some fading and small marks to spine. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, Small label to corner of front endpaper, Else a very clean and tight copy. --- The wood-pigeon is one of the most common, most interesting and least studied of all British birds. The author considers patterns of migration, breeding habits, periods and locations, where and how it obtains it’s food, the diseases from which it suffers and it’s life span. Full of fascinating information. 256pp. 39 b&w photographs. 22 text ills. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The Badger. (1) (The New Naturalist Monograph)., NEAL, ERNEST:
59 NEAL, ERNEST: The Badger. (1) (The New Naturalist Monograph).
London, Collins, 1948 (1st.ed.) 
Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine darkened and rubbed at ends. A couple of small spots. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, slight fading to spine. Small label to corner of front endpaper, slight darkening to endpapers and some spotting to outer page edges, else a very clean and tight copy. --- A superb reference book for the zoologist and informed naturalist, as well as the avid amateur. Researches into badger behavior, reproduction, adaptations, feeding habits, and senses. xv + 158pp. Prof. Ills. with 1 colour photograph & 29 b/w photo plates; 12 Maps and diagrams. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Mountains and Moorlands  (11), Pearsall, W.H.
60 Pearsall, W.H. Mountains and Moorlands (11)
Collins. New Naturalist 1950 1st edition 
8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Two small nicks head of spine. Spine very lightly faded. Not price clipped). Small bump to top of spine. Foxing spots to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 312pp. With 34 b/w and 47 colour plates, 48 maps and diagrams. The New Naturalist. Vol 11. This book primarily deals with mountains and moorlands in upland Britain, as habitats for living organisms, with animals and plants - an ecological study. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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