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Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. 8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. In very good near fine condition. Bookseller label to front “Henry Southeran, Sackville St. London.” Small code label to corner of endpaper, with blind embossed stamp to corner of half title page “Library of Anthony Day.” Else a very clean and tight copy. 304pp. With 20 colour photographs, over 100 b/w photographs & diagrams. 1st.edition, 2nd.issue. Only 1,250 copies were printed (of which 525 were 2nd.state). The covers are a lighter green than usual. The first survey of the islands’ natural history complete in one volume. Appendices include definitive lists of all the species of flora and fauna on record and an extensive bibliography.
Title: The Natural History of Orkney. (70). (The New Naturalist).
Categories: New Naturalist series,
Publisher: Collins. 1985 1st ed, 2nd state:
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Seller ID: 82288
Keywords: New Naturalist series R.J.BERRY, Natural History, Orkney, flora, fauna, Appendices, bibliography, first edition, Natural History, New Naturalist series, photographs, 1985,