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Wild Flowers : Month by Month in their Natural Haunts.( Two Vol Set.)

By: Edward Step F.L.S.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: UK, Frederick Warne & Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04409

Condition: Good


This is a Two Volume set of a Wild Flowers guide done in a month by month guide, it is illustrated with one hundred and seventy - six black and white photographs by the author. The green boards show wear to the extremities and corners, and the text block is tanned and spotted. For their age they are still tight and reasonably square. View more info

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Of Moths and Men: Intrigue, Tragedy and the Peppered Moth

By: Hooper, Judith

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK., Fourth Estate: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02783

ISBN: 1841153923

Condition: Very Good


In the early 1950's Dr Bernard Kettlewell went into the woods with a mission He believed a black variety of the peppered moth thrived in industrial areas because camouflage on blackened trees protected it from predatory birds. His work became known as ' Darwins missing evidence' and his findings are now firmly embedded in our cultural consciousness . But it appears he may have been wrong... View more info

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Peter Scott: Painter and Naturalist

By: Huxley, Elspeth

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02318

ISBN: 0571161464

Condition: Very Good


Described by David Bellamy as the 'father of conservation' and by David Attenborough as its patron saint, Peter Scott led a crusade for endangered wildlife which captured the imagination of an entire generation. View more info

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Northumberland in Watercolour

By: John Taylor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Ansis Publishing: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04054

ISBN: 0951952919

Condition: Very Good


In this book the fine illustrations by Daphne Harrison and the text by John Taylor compliment each other. The text describing the what is in the illustrations , and the illustrations putting a picture to the text. A beautiful book on the history, fauna and flora of Northumberland. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Botanical Illustration.

By: King Ronald.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Ash & Grant.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00078

Condition: Good


The Botanical Illustration surveys the astonishing historical range and visual diversity of the art of depicting flowers and other plants and paintings, prints and drawings.1st edition in hardcovers which are faded but good,the dustwrapper as a small tear and rippled edges to the top and bottom. View more info

Image for Infant Chimpanzee and Human Child: A Classic 1935 Comparative Study of Ape Emotions and Intelligence (Series in Affective Science)

Infant Chimpanzee and Human Child: A Classic 1935 Comparative Study of Ape Emotions and Intelligence (Series in Affective Science)

By: Ladygina-Kohts, N. N.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Oxford University Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02782

ISBN: 0195135652

Condition: Very Good


This is a truly remarkable book on chimpanzee emotions and psychology that first appeared three quarters of a century ago in Moscow. This first English edition has been supervised by B.M. de Waal and includes all original photographs and line illustrations. The DJ shows light shelf ware. View more info

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Painting Animals in Watercolour

By: Sally Michel.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Tunbridge wells kent, Search Press Ltd: 1989

Sellers ID: 02087

ISBN: 0855325550

Condition: Very Good


The art of painting animals in watercolour painting View more info

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Hedgerow Book

By: Wilson, Ron

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles ( publishers ) Ltd: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02984

ISBN: 0715377280

Condition: Very Good


The familiar patchwork pattern of the British rural landscape owes much to the everyday hedgerow: those lines of shrubs, trees and smaller plants that we take for granted as an integral part of our countryside. The history of the hedgerow is explained, how to date hedges from the species growing in them, and the urgent need for conservation of the right kind of hedges. The D/W shows light signs of shelf-wear with spotting to the front flap which is also priced-clipped. View more info

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View from the Sea

By: Woodman Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Century Publishing Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02195

ISBN: 0712610243

Condition: Very Good


In View from the Sea an artist and a seaman have combined their talents and unique perspectives to take us on a tour round the English coastline. From this collaboration has come a superb portrait in words and pictures of the coast of England and Wales and a highly informative and wonderfully evocative introduction to one of the most varied coastlines in the world. The D/W shows light rippling to the edges. View more info