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Title:Natural History, General and Particular, Translated into English. Illustrated with three hundred and one Copper-Plates, and Occasional Notes and Observations by the Translater
Price:GBP£950.00 (about USD$1,219.95)
Book ID:BB08-16018091155
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed for W. Strahan, T. Cadell and W. Creech, London, 1781
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed for W. Strahan, T. Cadell and W. Creech, 1781, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Complete set in matching full leather. gilt diagonal decoration on edges of covers and gilt letting on spine. Red leather title label on all spines. Covers and spines are a little marked, worn or scratched. Some bumping and wear to corners and spine ends. All covers are firmly attached, but some cracks on some cover joints. Binding in all volumes is ... More Text...
Title:The Botanic Garden Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Hardy Flowering Plants Cultivated in Great Britain; With Their Names, Classes,Orders, History, Qualitities, Culture and Physiological Observations
Price:GBP£850.00 (about USD$1,091.53)
Book ID:TP01-43138
Quantity:1
Year Published:1825
1825

(Vols 1- 7 of 13) illustrated throughout with hand-coloured copperplate prints of flowers described, half leather with marbled boards. Plates all bright and clean and exceptionalyl well coloured behind tissue guards, engraved title-page badly foxed in all cases, other pages clean and bright for the most part, contemporary ownership inscription on front endpapers of all volunes, leather rubbed and cracked,corners bumped, vol2 has significant damage to backstrip, hinges of one or two volumes a little weak Size: Quarto. 7 volumes of the 13-volume set. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:British Conchology, Or An Account Of The Mollusca Which Now Inhabit The British Isles And The Surrounding Seas
Price:GBP£665.00 (about USD$853.97)
Book ID:JT00-8199
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Van Voorst, London
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Van Voorst, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

COMPLETE IN 5 VOLUMES. With a colour frontispiece and protective tissue in each volume, in volumes one, two, three and four 8 full page monochrome illustrations to the rear and in VOLUME FIVE 102 FULL PAGE COLOUR ILLUSTRATIONS. Volume One. 1862. Land And Freshwater Shells. Volume Two. 1863. Marine Shells, Comprising The Brachiopoda, and Conchifera From The Family Of Anomiidae To That Of ... More Text...
Title:English Botany or Coloured Figures of British Plants . Third Edition . Enlarged , re-arranged according to the Natural Orders and entirely revised
Price:GBP£663.78 (about USD$852.40)
Book ID:BB04-14687
Quantity:1
Publisher:Robert Hardwicke, London, 1863
Edition:Third Edition
Illustrator:John Edward Sowerby and others.
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Robert Hardwicke, 1863, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Third Edition, Illustrated By: John Edward Sowerby and others.

Size: Quarto. 11 volumes of the 12-volume set. .. Ex college library part set, 11/12 volumes, each bound in sturdy hessian library binding with leather gilt titled label to spine (a little scratched but legible)and library book plate on front paste down. Top edge gilt to all volumes. Generally, boards worn and rubbed and darkened at spine else no ... More Text...
Title:Illustrations of the Natural Orders of Plants with Group Descriptions (2 Volumes)
Price:GBP£433.59 (about USD$556.80)
Book ID:BB04-14163
Quantity:1
Publisher:Sampson, Low and Marston, London, 1868
Edition:First Trade Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Sampson, Low and Marston, 1868, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Trade Edition

Size: Large Octavo. 2-volume set (complete). .. Reduced from the Original Folio Edition. Vol 1; vii, 81 + prints. Vol 2; 81-172 + prints. Sound hessian binding with green leather labels to spine bearing gilt titles. Boards marked and spine darkened else very tight and secure. All edges gilt. Each volume contains a set of tissue guarded colour lithograph prints with detailed text on each species. Light foxing to contents in places else clean sound copies Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 14163.
Title:WALKER'S UNIVERSAL ATLAS For the Use of Schools
Price:AUD$750.00 (about USD$550.20)
Book ID:MA00-16123
Quantity:1
Binding:Hardcover
Hardcover

Printed By Barnard and Farley, Skinner-Street for F. C. And J. Rivington; G. Wilkie & others, London, 1816. Rebound in half blue leather with contempary marbled sides, and endpapers, original front free endpaper with name and date preserved, raised bands with gilt rule and dark red title label, date 1816 in gilt at foot of spine. 27 hand-coloured double page maps including folding map of the world, a very good copy, digital images supplied on request. ; 235 x 140mm
Title:Petroleum Processing Handbook
Price:USD$450.00
ISBN:0824786815
Book ID:PL00-610006
Quantity:1
Publisher:Marcel Dekker, New York, NY, 1992
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:As New
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Marcel Dekker, 1992, Hardcover, Book Condition: As New, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 774 pp. Pages are tight and clean. No significant flaws. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-5 pounds. Category: Natural History & Resources; Engineering, Industrial, Trade. ISBN: 0824786815. ISBN/EAN: 9780824786816. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 610006.
Title:CATALOGUE OF THE PLANTS COLLECTED BY MR & MRS PA TALBOT IN THE OBAN DISTRICT SOUTH NIGERIA
Price:GBP£350.00 (about USD$449.46)
Book ID:B500-16823
Quantity:1
Publisher:BRITISH MUSEUM, 1913
Edition:1ST
BRITISH MUSEUM, 1913, 1ST

157 pp + 17 full page guarded plates. No 24 of an edition limited to 25. (British Museum label inside cover0. Green endpapers. Purple cloth with gilt BM motif. Title gt spine. Slight foxing to top edge ow Fine
Title:The Medicinal and Poisonous Plants of Southern and Eastern Africa. Being an Account of their Medicinal and Other Uses, Chemical Composition, Pharmacological Effects and Toxicology in Man and Animal
Price:USD$400.00
Book ID:BO00-47517
Quantity:1
Publisher:e & s livingstone ltd, 1962
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
e & s livingstone ltd, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

Clean, unmarked copy. From the estate of noted psychiatrist and LSD researcher Dr. Oscar Janiger. Binding tight and straight, inner pages clean and unmarked.. Dust Jacket is price-clipped, mild shelfwear.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; case; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 47517.
Title:Die Alpen-Pflanzen Deutschlands und der Schweiz in Colorirten Abbildungen Nach der Natur und in Natürlicher Grösse. ( Alpine Plants of Germany and Switzerland etc etc )
Price:GBP£295.00 (about USD$378.83)
Book ID:SL00-26333
Quantity:1
Publisher:Christian Kaiser, Munich, 1872
Edition:Third Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Christian Kaiser, 1872, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Third Edition

A very tidy and presentable set. Original pictorial cloth and gilt bindings with some neat and almost invisible restoration. WITH the original matching slipcase ( quite rubbed at edges but also neatly restored ). Introductory text sections in German and English. Text blocks sound, small ownership inscriptions and other markings on front endpapers. A little light foxing, mainly around ... More Text...
Title:Encyclopedia of Australian Plants suitable for cultivation. Volumes 1 to 8
Price:AUD$500.00 (about USD$366.80)
Book ID:A000-31054
Quantity:1
Publisher:Lothian Books, Australia, 2002
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Lothian Books, 2002, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Excellent clean barely used set. Introductory volume plus volumes from A to So. Volume 8 is As New.Missing only the final volumes published in 2010 Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket.
Title:Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, with notes by Frank Buckland, a Chapter on Antiquities by Lord Selborne, and New Letters
Price:GBP£280.00 (about USD$359.57)
Book ID:TP01-7243
Quantity:1
Publisher:Macmillan, 1876
Macmillan, 1876

Photographs and engravings from drawings by P. H. Delamotte, 2 vols., 4to., green cloth, dark green morocco backs, with elaborate design to front cover incorporating "The Wakes" within decorative border, 2-volume set (complete). Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Handbook of Marine Mammals Volume 2:Seals
Price:GBP£275.00 (about USD$353.15)
ISBN:0125885024
Book ID:B500-10979
Quantity:1
Publisher:Academic Press, 1981
Edition:1st
Academic Press, 1981, 1st

359 pages. With illustrations, tables, maps and text figures. Ex reference library. 2 labels (1 blank) and stamp, o/w contents clean and bright. Illustrated boards, with shelf number taped to spine. VG
Title:A Conchological Manual
Price:GBP£275.00 (about USD$353.15)
Book ID:TP01-20646
Quantity:1
Publisher:Henry G. Bohn, London, 1852
Edition:fourth Edition
Binding:original green patterned cloth
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Henry G. Bohn, 1852, original green patterned cloth, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, fourth Edition

Fourth edition, green patterned cloth with gilt lettering on spine, nearly seven hundred engraved illustrations, engraved frontis, 28 coloured plates, Size: royal octavo. Slight wear to spine. written Tennyson poem to endpaper. Category: Natural History & Resources; Britain/UK; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:The Atlantic Salmon
Price:USD$350.00
Signed:By Author
Book ID:HF00-022392
Quantity:1
Publisher:Barnes and Company, New York, NY, 1958
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:No Dust jacket
Barnes and Company, 1958, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust jacket, Signed by Author

Limited to 200 copies (this #161). Attractive water color frontis of hooked leaping salmon SIGNED by Wulff. Oversize hardcover (11" X 9") in marbled slipcase. Book square ans solid but spine HEAVILY sunned (so that it almost appears a different color). Slipcase lightly bumped with light toning to edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 pounds. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 022392.
Title:Fine Minerals of China: A Guide to Mineral Localities
Price:AUD$450.00 (about USD$330.12)
Signed:By Author
ISBN:3033008550
Book ID:LU00-0006898
Quantity:1
Publisher:AAA Minerals AG, Zug, 2006
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
AAA Minerals AG, 2006, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Inscribed by Author

Size: 30cm x 22cm. 366 pages. Book is in Near Fine condition, by which we mean almost as if in its original new condition, but containing very slight marks of age and/or wear from light handling. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Shipped Weight: 2.2 kilos. ISBN: 3033008550. ISBN/EAN: 9783033008557.
Title:FLORA OF TROPICAL AFRICA In 10 Volumes
Price:AUD$450.00 (about USD$330.12)
Book ID:MA00-2923
Quantity:1
Publisher:L. Reeve, Kent
Edition:Reprint
Binding:Cloth
L. Reeve, Cloth, Reprint

Reprints from 1957-1963. 8 vols in 10 books. Blue cloth, spine faded in 3 vols, all very good copies. Vol. 1. Ranunculaceae to Connaraceoe. --vol. 2. Leguminosae to Ficoideae. --vol. 3. Umbelliferae to Ebenaceae. --vol. 4. Pt. 1. Oleaceae to Gentianeae. --vol. 4. Pt. 2. Hydrophyllacaea to Pedalineae. --vol. 5. Acanthaceae to Plantagineae. --vol. 6. Pt. 1. Nyctagineae to Euphorbiaceae. --vol. 6. Pt. 2. Ulmaceae to Cycadaceae. --vol. 7. Hydrocharideae to Liliaceae. -- vol. 8. Pontederiaceae to Cyperaceae. Heavy book set will require extra postage cost. ; 220 x 140mm
Title:History of Selborne
Price:GBP£250.00 (about USD$321.04)
Book ID:TP01-41708
Quantity:1
Publisher:London, London, 1802
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:Contemporary Calf decorated in blind and gilt
Condition:Good Condition
London, 1802, Contemporary Calf decorated in blind and gilt, Book Condition: Good Condition, Second Edition

neatly rebacked with old backstrip replaced, dentilles, 2 hand coloured plates, 2 volumes bound in one Size: Large octavo. Slight wear to spine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. slight wear to covers. Category: Natural History & Resources; Britain/UK; 19th century; Travel & Places. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:British Wild Flowers, 29 Hand Coloured plates Loose
Price:GBP£250.00 (about USD$321.04)
Book ID:TP01-45033
Quantity:1
Publisher:William S. Orr, 1849
Binding:In folder marbled boards
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
William S. Orr, 1849, In folder marbled boards, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Beautiful illustrations Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Category: Natural History & Resources; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Spectacle de la Nature; Or Nature displayed, being discourses on such particulars of Natural History as were thought most proper to excite the curiosity and form the minds of youth
Price:GBP£250.00 (about USD$321.04)
Book ID:TP01-21466
Quantity:1
Publisher:J & J Pemberton, 1736
Condition:good condition
J & J Pemberton, 1736, Book Condition: good condition

translated from the French by Mr Humphries, 60 engraved plates including a number folding, 2vols, vol 1 3rd edition, vol 2 second edition, thick small 8vo., full contemporary calf (the complete set of this translation which Humphries completed in 1784 eventually ran to 7 vols) Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Wild Flowers
Price:GBP£250.00 (about USD$321.04)
Book ID:TP01-21600
Quantity:1
Publisher:The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, 1857
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:green cloth
Condition:Fair Condition
The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1857, green cloth, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Second Edition

2nd edition, approx. 159 (of 192) illustrations of flowers, (printed by William Dicks) (Baxter Licensee) 4to., green cloth, the first edition was published in 2 vols Size: Quarto. Slight wear to spine. Moderately foxed throughout. slight wear and bumps to corners. Category: Natural History & Resources; Britain/UK; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Natural History of Selborne
Price:GBP£240.00 (about USD$308.20)
Book ID:TP01-7162
Quantity:1
Publisher:1802, London
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:Modern half calf
Condition:Good Condition
1802, 1802, Modern half calf, Book Condition: Good Condition, Second Edition

2nd. Edition, 2 vols bound in one, modern half sheep, marbled sides, raised bands, Size: Octavo (standard book size). Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Introduction to the Interpretation of Refraction and Reflection Seismic Data (in two parts)
Price:USD$300.00
Book ID:PL00-109137
Quantity:1
Publisher:Bataafsche Petroleum Maatschappu, The Hague, Netherlands, 1956
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Bataafsche Petroleum Maatschappu, 1956, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition

Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. Pages are tight and clean. Cover is moderately soiled. Back cover is creased. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Natural History & Resources; Science & Botany::Geology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 109137.
Title:Monograph and Iconograph of Native British Orchindaceae
Price:GBP£232.00 (about USD$297.93)
Book ID:BB04-13438
Quantity:1
Publisher:Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 1933
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Hilda M Godfery
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Cambridge Univ. Press, 1933, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: Hilda M Godfery

Size: Large Quarto. xiv, 259 pp. .. Ex college library with plate to front paste down and stamp and presentation inscription on first free end paper. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine, shelf worn and marked and worn at ends of spine but still very tight. Fifty-seven coloured plates from water-colour drawings of living plants, each ... More Text...
Title:Wild Flowers
Price:GBP£225.00 (about USD$288.94)
Book ID:TP01-21605
Quantity:1
Publisher:S.P.C.K, 1857
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:three quarter leather
Condition:Fair Condition
S.P.C.K, 1857, three quarter leather, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Second Edition

2nd edition, 192 colour printed illustrations, on 96 leaves, 4to., half black calf, marbled edges Size: Folio. Text contains marks and notes scattered throughout, in pencil. Slight wear to spine. Moderately foxed throughout. faded and worn covers. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:ROYAL NATURAL HISTORY
Price:GBP£225.00 (about USD$288.94)
Book ID:B500-16857
Quantity:1
Publisher:WARNE, 1893
WARNE, 1893

6 volumes. 583 + 583 + 584 + 583 + 584 + 580 pp. Preface by PL Sclater. Illustrated with 72 coloured plates & 1600 engravings. Blue boards a bit marked/grubby/stained in parts. Some corners bumped. Edges dusty. Nice & tight. Contents clean & bright
Title:Handbook of Marine Mammals Volume 1:The Walrus, Sea Lions, Fur Seals and Sea Otter
Price:GBP£225.00 (about USD$288.94)
ISBN:0125885016
Book ID:B500-19003
Quantity:1
Publisher:Academic Press, 1981
Edition:1st
Academic Press, 1981, 1st

235 pages. With illustrations and tables. Ex reference library. 2 labels (1 blank) and stamp, o/w contents clean and bright. Illustrated boards, with shelf number taped to spine and nick to top. VG
Title:The Later Prehistory of the Middle Porcupine Drainage Northern Yukon Territory
Price:USD$285.00
Book ID:AB03-45646
Quantity:1
Publisher:Natural Museum of Man, Ottawa, 1973
Edition:Annual or Regularly Issued Edition/Volume
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Natural Museum of Man, 1973, Softcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Annual or Regularly Issued Edition/Volume

Archaeological Survey of Canada Paper no. 11 Size: Quarto. 582 pp. Text is in English & French. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is creased and sunfaded. No foxing in this copy. Edges slightly foxed. Light general shelf wear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Archaeology; Canada; Ancient (BC); English & French Language; #84595; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45646.
Title:Thirty-Eight Plates with Explanations; intended to illustrate Linnaeus's System of Vegetables, and particularly adapted to the Letters on the Elements of Botany
Price:GBP£220.00 (about USD$282.52)
Book ID:TP01-55216
Quantity:1
Publisher:B. White and Son, London, 1788
Binding:Hardcover (Full Leather)
Condition:Good Condition
B. White and Son, 1788, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Good Condition

A beautiful book and, in this case, really clean and bright inside with hand-colouring of the plates. A full leather contemporary binding with gilt decorations on the back. The leather over both hinges has cracked and the upper board is just a little loose.Slight rubbing to corners and slightly bumped. Name plate laid in Size: Octavo (standard book size). Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Wild Life of the World
Price:GBP£220.00 (about USD$282.52)
Book ID:B500-10396
Quantity:1
Publisher:Warne, 1915
Warne, 1915

A descriptive Survey of the Geographical Distribution of Animals. With over 600 engravings & 120 studies in colour. 3 volumes. 464 + 426 + 457 pp. 2 pages creased & 1 sl torn at top vol 2 ow a very nice set indeed in blue cloth with title gt spines
Title:The Observer's Book of British Wild Flowers
Price:GBP£200.00 (about USD$256.84)
Book ID:TP01-45276
Quantity:1
Publisher:Frederick Warne, London, 1937
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Frederick Warne, 1937, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition

No. 2 in The Observer's book first published . With 220 illustrations in colour and black and white. small nicks to top and bottom of spine. very scarce in original dust wrapper. Unclipped dust wrapper Size: Small Octavo. Category: Natural History & Resources; 1930s; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:A Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants Both Indigenous and Naturalised
Price:AUD$350.00 (about USD$256.76)
Book ID:LU00-0007894
Quantity:1
Publisher:A. J. Cumming, Brisbane, 1909
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
A. J. Cumming, 1909, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Rebound in half leather with gilt to spine and blind decorative rule borders. New endpapers. Size: 25cm x 17cm. 879 pages. Binding is in Fine condition. Text block is in Good Condition. Light foxing to first/last few pages, very light occasionally throughout. Small patch of old front free endpaper stuck to reverse side of frontispiece. Small closed tears to title page. Small soil to top outside edge. Shipped Weight: 1.77 kilos.
Title:The Insects of Australia and New Zealand
Price:AUD$350.00 (about USD$256.76)
Book ID:LU00-0006331
Quantity:1
Publisher:Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1926
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:P. Tillyard
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Angus & Robertson, 1926, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: P. Tillyard

Rebound in half leather and cloth with gilt finishing to spine and decorative blind rule to edges and corners. Size: 25cm x 17cm. 560 pages + 8 colour plates. Binding is in As New Condition, Text Block is in Good to Very Good Condition with some light foxing, soiling, and browning to pages. Illustrator: P. Tillyard. Shipped Weight: 1.49 kilos.
Title:The Origin of Species. By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
Price:GBP£195.00 (about USD$250.41)
Book ID:DB03-27818
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Murray, London, 1895
Edition:Sixth Edition reprint
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Murray, 1895, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Sixth Edition reprint

Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. xxii + 432pp. Front hinge beginning to crack. Main text block remains firmly bound. Spine slightly faded and worn with loss to top. Endpapers browned, text has scattered foxing, but mostly clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; 19th century; Environment & Ecology. Inventory No: 27818.
Title:Koobi Fora Research Project Volume 1, The Fossil Hominids and an introduction To Their Context, 1968-1974
Price:GBP£195.00 (about USD$250.41)
Book ID:TP01-46940
Quantity:1
Publisher:Oxford, 1978
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Black cloth
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Near Fine
Oxford, 1978, Black cloth, Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First Edition

This volume inttroduces the Koobi Fora, a multidisciplinary research project involving a a large number of scientists investigating many aspects of of early man living to to 3 million years ago on the shores of Lake Turkana, Northern Kenya.With illustrations, price clipped. Size: Quarto. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Minamata
Price:USD$250.00
ISBN:0030136318
Book ID:UB00-001377
Quantity:1
Publisher:(Aperture) Grossman Publishers, New York, 1975
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Faux leather
Condition:Fine.
Dust Jacket:Very Good
(Aperture) Grossman Publishers, 1975, Faux leather, Book Condition: Fine., Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition

Size: 4to, 192 pages. The renowned effort of photojournalism by the husband-wife team that documents the environmental pollution by a chemical company of the food chain, the fish, which was consumed by the people of Minamata; of the physical effects caused by the mercury poisoning; and of the battle by Minamata against the company and the government. The book was previously owned by the photographer and brewer, Bill Owens, who signed the title page. The dustjacket has a pair of closed tears to the front panel.
Title:Flowering Plants of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
Price:GBP£185.00 (about USD$237.57)
Book ID:B500-20238
Quantity:1
Publisher:Buncle for THE SUDAN GOVERNMENT, 1950
Buncle for THE SUDAN GOVERNMENT, 1950

3 volumes. 237 + 485 + 579 pp. Index of Botanical Names. 435 text figures. Folding frontis map in Vol 1, which has cracked front hinge. Apart from this, a very good set. Minor foxing to top edges. Green cloth. Title gt spines
Title:The Majorville Cairn And Medicine Wheel Site, Alberta
Price:USD$237.50
Book ID:AB03-45647
Quantity:1
Publisher:National Museums of Canada, Ottawa, 1977
Edition:Annual or Regularly Issued Edition/Volume
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
National Museums of Canada, 1977, Softcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Annual or Regularly Issued Edition/Volume

ISSN: 03172244 Archaeological Survey of Canada Paper no. 62 Size: Quarto. 310 pp. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. No foxing in this copy. Edges slightly foxed. Light general shelf wear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Archaeology; Canada; Ancient (BC); #84604; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45647.
Title:The Wild Grizzlies of Alaska: A Story of the Grizzly and Big Brown Bears of Alaska, Their Habits, Manners and Characteristics, Together with Notes on Mountain Sheep and Caribou, Collected by the Author for the United States Biological Survey
Price:USD$237.50
Signed:By Author
Book ID:AU00-10315
Quantity:1
Publisher:Putnam, New York, 1930
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Putnam, 1930, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, 1st Edition, Inscribed by Author

Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust Jacket chipped, torn. Dust jacket in mylar guard. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Alaska; Biology; Natural History & Resources. Inscribed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10315.
Title:The Natural History of Selborne, to which are added , The Naturalist's Calendar, Miscellaneous, Observations and Poems
Price:GBP£180.00 (about USD$231.15)
Book ID:TP01-41709
Quantity:1
Publisher:Longman & Co, London, 1822
Edition:New Edition
Binding:Half calf with Marbled boards
Condition:Good Condition
Longman & Co, 1822, Half calf with Marbled boards, Book Condition: Good Condition, New Edition

with engravings , frontispiece coloured plate of Hybrid, print of Chardrius Hiumantopus and fossil shells, Size: Octavo (standard book size). Slight wear to spine. Very Slight Foxing. marks to covers. Category: Natural History & Resources; Britain/UK; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:British Butterflies and their Transformations
Price:GBP£178.36 (about USD$229.05)
Book ID:BB04-16326
Quantity:1
Publisher:William Smith, London, 1848
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
William Smith, 1848, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Size: Large Quarto (approx 9 x 11 ins). xii, 139 + 42 plates. Ex college library copy with book plate on front paste down and neat stamp on verso of title page. Cream cloth boards with leather title label to spine. Boards worn and discoloured with fraying to edges and ends of spine. Small portions missing from title label. Despite external appearance the book is still securely bound. The 42 ... More Text...
Title:Properties of Oils and Natural Gases (Contributions in Petroleum Geology & Engineering, Volume 5)
Price:USD$225.00
ISBN:0872015882
Book ID:PL00-610138
Quantity:1
Publisher:Gulf Publishing, Houston, TX, 1989
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:As New
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Gulf Publishing, 1989, Hardcover, Book Condition: As New, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 252 pp. No significant flaws. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Engineering, Industrial, Trade; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0872015882. ISBN/EAN: 9780872015883. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 610138.
Title:A History of the Vyne, illustration
Price:GBP£175.00 (about USD$224.73)
Book ID:TP01-4147
Quantity:1
Publisher:Winchester, 1888
Winchester, 1888, 1888

4to., finely bound half green morocco gilt, Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:A Natural History of New and Rare Ferns , Containing Species and Varieties None of Which are Included in Any of The Eight Volumes of Ferns British The Nerw Hymenophyllums and Trichomanesand Exotic, Amongst Which are
Price:GBP£175.00 (about USD$224.73)
Book ID:TP01-47864
Quantity:1
Publisher:Groombridge & Sons, 1864
Edition:Early Editin
Binding:Blind Stamped Green Gilt Cloth
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Groombridge & Sons, 1864, Blind Stamped Green Gilt Cloth, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Early Editin

Binding is marked with some damp stains, and damp stains to back endpapers. Two loose pages, Interior of book is very good, With wonderful coloured illustrations and wood cuts. Corners rubbed and a little bumped. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:AUSTRALIAN INSECTS
Price:AUD$300.00 (about USD$220.08)
Book ID:MA00-15119
Quantity:1
Publisher:William Brooks & Company, Limited, Sydney
Edition:First Edition
William Brooks & Company, Limited, First Edition

No date stated but is first edition 1907, xiv, 450 pages [last page colophon], with 37 Plates, containing 270 Figures, also 180 text-blocks, colour frontispiece of three butterflies, original green cloth binding, gilt device of a beetle along with title and author on front cover, title & author on spine, slight wear to spine ends, rear endpaper starting to spilt, a good firm copy. ; 240 x 155mm
Title:A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Illustrated with Copperplates
Price:GBP£160.00 (about USD$205.47)
Book ID:BB08-16018101039
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed for Richardson & Co., Sharpe & Son, Baldwyn & Co., W. Baynes & Son, T. Tegg, etc, London etc, 1822
Edition:Revised Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed for Richardson & Co., Sharpe & Son, Baldwyn & Co., W. Baynes & Son, T. Tegg, etc, 1822, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Revised Edition

Six matching volumes in green marbled paper covered boards with black and gilt spine labels. Contains 84 plates (copper engravings) as called for. Edges, spine ends and external joints are well rubbed. Paper covering front internal joint on Volumes 1, 2 and 5 is split but covers are securely attached ... More Text...
Title:CYCLOPAEDIA OF NATURAL HISTORY
Price:GBP£150.00 (about USD$192.63)
Book ID:B500-14798
Quantity:1
Publisher:BRADBURY & EVANS, 1856
BRADBURY & EVANS, 1856

4 vols in two. 1135 + 1143 + 1083 + 1201 pp. Text drgs throughout. foxing front & rear. Hinges cracked. Name on prelim. Half leather. Raised bands on spine. Vol 1 rear board taped on. 2nd vol marbled boards Perhaps not matching pair. Edges rubbed/frayed.
Title:Winter Talks on Summer Pastimes, A Landsmans log
Price:GBP£150.00 (about USD$192.63)
Book ID:TP01-46454
Quantity:1
Publisher:Methuen. Mass, 1883
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Rebound in Brown Linen, With stone linen backstrip
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Methuen. Mass, 1883, Rebound in Brown Linen, With stone linen backstrip, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

These memoirswhich include "Fishing Biddeford Poole, Maine," and accounts of shore and deep-sea fishing on the New England coast, in the Methuen newspaper before assembling this collection. Ex Library Edition with Library stamps to Title page. Frontispiece portrait of author. Authors Sinature laid in Size: Octavo (standard book size). Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:A Review of the Archaeoceti
Price:GBP£150.00 (about USD$192.63)
Book ID:B009-3699
Quantity:1
Publisher:Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington D. C, 1936
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1936, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

Illustrated by 37 b/w. photographic plates & 88 text figures this monograph describes the extinct Archaeoceti, a paraphyletic group of toothed whales that lived from early Eocene to late Oligocene times. Based on fossil material from American and European museums, chapters discuss the geologic range and geographic distribution of these marine mammals, provide systematic descriptions of numerous ... More Text...
Title:The Naturalist's Library. British Birds Vol.1, Birds of Prey
Price:GBP£150.00 (about USD$192.63)
Book ID:TP01-11688
Quantity:1
Publisher:W.H.Lizars, Edinburgh, 1841
Edition:Reprint
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Poor Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
W.H.Lizars, 1841, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Poor Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Reprint

34 hand-coloured plates of birds and eggs. Size: Small Octavo. Edges browned slightly. faded and worn covers. Illustrator: . Category: Animals & Birds; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.

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