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Image for The World of the Honeybee. (The New Naturalist 29).

The World of the Honeybee. (The New Naturalist 29).

By: (29) BUTLER , C.G:

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Collins 1967 Reprint:

Seller ID: 81883


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; slight fading to spine, pencil marks to list on rear, tears to top of spine, in plastic cover. Price clipped). Cloth clean, slight bump to ends of spine. Slight darkening to page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. Loose newspaper clippings in front. 2 colour & 87 b&w photo plates; 226 pp. View more info

Image for Man & the Land. (The New Naturalist 31).

Man & the Land. (The New Naturalist 31).

By: (31) STAMP, L. D:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins 1964 2nd revised:

Seller ID: 77756


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; slight rubbing to edges, a couple of nicks and slight fading to spine. Some darkening and tear to rear, Not price clipped). Cloth clean. Light foxing to endpapers and some darkening to top page edges, small owners label to front, else inside pages clean and tight. 35 colour & 46 b/w photo plts; 52 text ills.; 272pp. View more info

Image for The Open Sea. (The New Naturalist 34). The World of Plankton.

The Open Sea. (The New Naturalist 34). The World of Plankton.

By: (34) HARDY, A.:

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Collins 1956 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 75243


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly chipped at ends of spine. Not price clipped). Slight soiling to edge of front board. Neat inscription to endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. 335pp.With 142 watercolours by the author, & 67 b/w photographs. 300 text illustrations and maps. A masterly study of plankton and other fundamental sea-life. View more info

Image for The Open Sea. The World of Plankton. (The New Naturalist 34). Part I.

The Open Sea. The World of Plankton. (The New Naturalist 34). Part I.

By: (34) HARDY, ALISTER:

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Collins 1956 1st edition:

Seller ID: 82290


Hardback. Size approx 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition in fine dustwrapper (dw; Official Collins later reproduction jacket. In protective sleeve.) Blind embossed stamp to corner of half title page “Library of Anthony Day.” Some minor tanning to inside pages. Else a very clean and tight copy. 142 colour & 67 b/w photo.plates. 300 text ills.& maps. 335 pp. View more info

Image for The Open Sea II:  Fish & Fisheries. (The New Naturalist 37).

The Open Sea II: Fish & Fisheries. (The New Naturalist 37).

By: (37) HARDY, ALISTER:

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Collins 1959 1st edition:

Seller ID: 82293


Hardback, 8vo. (approx 9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition in fine dustwrapper (dw; Official Collins later reproduction jacket. In protective sleeve.) Small code label to corner of endpaper, with blind embossed stamp to corner of half title page “Library of Anthony Day.” No penned inscriptions. Else a very clean and tight copy. 322pp. With watercolour and line draings by the author. 68 b/w photographs, diagrams and maps. Sequel to The World of Plankton deals with everything in the sea that depends on... View more info

Image for Grass and Grasslands. (The New Naturalist 48).

Grass and Grasslands. (The New Naturalist 48).

By: (48) MOORE, IAN:

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Collins 1966 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 77721


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. Not price clipped). Cloth clean, spine slightly faded, Small label to corner of front endpaper, some light foxing to endpapers, Else a very clean and tight copy. 175 pp. Colour frontis by Dürer & 28 b&w photographs. View more info

Image for Man & Birds. (The New Naturalist 51).

Man & Birds. (The New Naturalist 51).

By: (51) MURTON, R.K.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Collins 1973 Reprint.:

Seller ID: 81873


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; DW worn at top of spine. plastic cover. Price clipped). Tape marks to front endpapers. Slight wearing to ends of spine. Slight darkening to outer page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. 364pp. With 32 b/w photo plates, plus line drawings, tables, graphs and maps. A fascinating survey of the complex interrelationships of bird and human life in Britain. Includes thoughts on conservation, crop protection and ‘problem birds’. View more info

Image for Woodland Birds. (The New Naturalist 52).

Woodland Birds. (The New Naturalist 52).

By: (52) SIMMS, ERIC:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Collins 1971 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 81181


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Lightly sunned on spine. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 391pp. With 28 colour & b/w photo plates; 27 text illustrations and maps. The author first considers the general environment of trees, then the nature of a ‘woodland bird’; the bird communities supported by the most important tree species; the role of birdsong and concludes with an invaluable species-by-species account of British woodland birds. A book of absorbing interest t... View more info

Image for British Thrushes. (The New Naturalist 63).

British Thrushes. (The New Naturalist 63).

By: (63) SIMMS, ERIC:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Collins 1978 (1st.):

Seller ID: 77737


Hardback, approx 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine quite faded. Price clipped, in protective sleeve). Cloth clean, Some slight darkening to top of outer page edges, else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. 304pp. With 24 b/w photo plates, 69 text illustrations and diagrams. View more info

Image for The Natural History of Shetland. (The New Naturalist 64).

The Natural History of Shetland. (The New Naturalist 64).

By: (64) BERRY, R. J.; JOHNSTON, J. L.:

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Collins 1986 Reprint.:

Seller ID: 81874


Hardback, 8.5 x 6 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In Original illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped, in protective wrap). Else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. --- Comprehensive account of the se remote islands. Includes general chapters on geological history, human history, vegetation, the sea and its creatures, freshwater life, land animals and birds. 380pp. With 29 colour & 44 b/w photographs. 47 line drawings. View more info

Image for Heathlands. (The New Naturalist 72)

Heathlands. (The New Naturalist 72)

By: (72) WEBB, NIGEL:.

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Collins 1986 (1st.ed. 2nd issue):

Seller ID: 82289


Hardback. 8vo. (9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated glossy dustwrapper. In near fine condition in fine dustwrapper (dw; Official Collins later reproduction jacket. In protective sleeve.) 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. 223pp. With 20 colour photo plates; Over 100 other photo illustrations & and diagrams in b/w. View more info

Image for The Soil. (The New Naturalist 77).

The Soil. (The New Naturalist 77).

By: (77) DAVIS, B. / WALKER, N ./ BALL, D. & FITTER, A:

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Harper Collins 1992 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 82298


Hardback, 8vo. (approx 9 x 6 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition in fine dustwrapper (dw; Official Collins later reproduction jacket. In protective sleeve.) 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. 14 colour plts; 100 b/w photo.plts & drawings. 192pp. View more info

Image for Ladybirds. (The New Naturalist No.81 ).

Ladybirds. (The New Naturalist No.81 ).

By: (81) MAJERUS, MICHAEL E.N.:

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Collins 1994 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 81174


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Red from spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 367pp.With 16 colour & over 150 b/w photographs and drawings. Only 1,500 copies were printed of the 1st.edition.A comprehensive guide to these popular and well regarded beetles. The author discusses structure, life history, food, enemies, habitats, distribution, colours, genetics, evolution, and much more. View more info

Image for The Broads. (The New Naturalist 89). The People’s Wetland.

The Broads. (The New Naturalist 89). The People’s Wetland.

By: (89) MOSS, BRIAN:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: HarperCollins 2001 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 81172


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Very lightly sunned on red of spine. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 392pp. With 29 colour & over 140 b/w photo plates & line drawings. This book discusses the history of The Broads, the waters in the past and the waters now and the people who use them. View more info

Image for British Bats. (The New Naturalist 93 ).

British Bats. (The New Naturalist 93 ).

By: (93) ALTRINGHAM, JOHN:

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Harper Collins 2003 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 76390


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated glossy dustwrapper. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper (dw; not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 218pp. With 8 colour & over 120 b/w photo plates & line drawings. The author describes the natural history of bats, from their origins and evolution to their behaviour, feeding habits and reproduction. View more info

Image for Seashore.  (The New Naturalist 94).

Seashore. (The New Naturalist 94).

By: (94) HAYWARD, PETER J.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Collins 2004 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 76391


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper (dw; in protective sleeve). A very clean and tight copy. 288pp. With 16 colour & over 60 b/w line drawings. View more info

Image for The Natural History of Orkney. (70). (The New Naturalist).

The Natural History of Orkney. (70). (The New Naturalist).

By: BERRY, R. J.:

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Collins. 1985 1st ed, 2nd state:

Seller ID: 82288


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’ natur... View more info

Image for The World of Spiders. the new Naturalist. With 14 plates of photographs, 4 in colour, and drawings by Arthur Smith comprising 22 half tone plates and 116 text figures.

The World of Spiders. the new Naturalist. With 14 plates of photographs, 4 in colour, and drawings by Arthur Smith comprising 22 half tone plates and 116 text figures.

By: BRISTOWE, W. S.:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Collins, New Naturalist, 1971 Reprint:

Seller ID: 81889


Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine faded, slight darkening to rear top edge. Not price clipped, in protective sleeve.) Slight darkening to page edges. Else a clean and tight copy. --- The New Naturalist. Vol. 38. The author is a distinguished amateur who spent much time exploring spiders and the world in which they live. He adopts an evolutionary approach in his search for explanations of their present structure and habits. Families are described in detail,... View more info

Image for The Snowdonia National Park. (The New Naturalist 47).

The Snowdonia National Park. (The New Naturalist 47).

By: CONDRY, W.M.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Collins 1967 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 77741


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 mount... View more info

Image for The Snowdonia National Park. (The New Naturalist 47).

The Snowdonia National Park. (The New Naturalist 47).

By: CONDRY, W.M.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins 1967 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 81872


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 of spine. Not price clipped). Some fading to spine on cloth. Some slight mark to top of outer page edges, 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 ... View more info