preface by Geoffrey Grigson, list of illustrations and index. The text is illustrated with 48 coloured plates and 132 black-and-white illustrations. Light brown coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with white and brown coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A book on the natural history of Britain, each section, whether they be on trees or insect life, are detailed by an expert in the field. Softening to the backstrip edges with bumping of the book corners and rubbing of the lower book edges. Foxing to the extreme edges of the book and foxing is also present to the top textblock edge. Browning to the textblock edges with lighter browning and scattered foxing to the pages. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. Rubbing to all edges and creases of the dustwrapper with some fading. Browning to the verso of the dustwrapper with scattered foxing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , 5-324 pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; ; Inventory No: 0118182.