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 [BOREMAN, THOMAS], [a Description of Three Hundred Animals] [Second Collection of Animals and Vegetables, with a Supplemental Part of Curious and Uncommon Creatures]
[BOREMAN, THOMAS]
[a Description of Three Hundred Animals] [Second Collection of Animals and Vegetables, with a Supplemental Part of Curious and Uncommon Creatures]
Edinburgh: [Bell & Bradfute], [1787]. Reprint. Limp card covers with paper covered spine. 180mm x 110mm (7" x 4"). 155pp. Illustrated with 56 pages of copper plates, containing 91 figures including frontispiece. Inscription on fep "Description of Above 300 Hundred Animals, Edinburgh 1787, possibly written after loss of title page. In the preface the author describes this as his second collection of Animals and Vegetables etc, written in response to the favourable reception of his first essay of this kind. A fascinating collection of descriptions and plates covering a wide variety of natural subjects, from tropical fish in the Bahamas, the Jacobine Pigeon and the Mermaid. Also includes a supplement on the Indian Lanthorn Fly, Glow Worm, and Ignis Fatuus.. Worn condition. Page corners curled. Contents with varying degrees of thumbing foxing and some water staining, but content and plates in overall good condition .
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Book number: g5236
GBP 180.00 [Appr.: EURO 201.75 US$ 240.56 | JP 25020]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 EDITOR, Field Sports. Volumes 1-6. 1947
EDITOR
Field Sports. Volumes 1-6. 1947
Idle: Watmoughs Ltd, 1947. First Edition. Green/gilt hardback cloth cover. 180mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). 640pp. B/w photographs.. G: in Good condition without dust jacket .
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Book number: flds47
GBP 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 US$ 32.07 | JP 3336]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History Hunting Shooting

 EDITOR, Field Sports. Volumes 7-12. 1948
EDITOR
Field Sports. Volumes 7-12. 1948
Idle: Watmoughs Ltd, 1948. First Edition. Green/gilt hardback cloth cover. 180mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). 640pp. B/w photographs.. G: in Good condition without dust jacket .
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Book number: flds48
GBP 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 US$ 32.07 | JP 3336]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History Hunting Shooting

 BANNERMAN, DAVID ARMITAGE; LODGE, GEORGE F [ILLUS.], The Birds of the British Isles. Volume 7. Anatidae
BANNERMAN, DAVID ARMITAGE; LODGE, GEORGE F [ILLUS.]
The Birds of the British Isles. Volume 7. Anatidae
Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1958. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. 270mm x 190mm (11" x 7"). xx, 256pp + plates. 27 colour plates.. VG: in very good condition with rubbed and chipped dust jacket .
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Book number: bn-07
GBP 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 US$ 48.11 | JP 5004]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History Birds

 BANNERMAN, DAVID ARMITAGE; LODGE, GEORGE F [ILLUS.], The Birds of the British Isles. Volume 11. Glareolidae; Burhinidae; Otididae; Gruidae; Laridae
BANNERMAN, DAVID ARMITAGE; LODGE, GEORGE F [ILLUS.]
The Birds of the British Isles. Volume 11. Glareolidae; Burhinidae; Otididae; Gruidae; Laridae
Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1962. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. 270mm x 190mm (11" x 7"). xv, 368pp + plates. 32 coloured plates.. VG : in Very good condition with edge-chipped dust jacket .
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Book number: bn-11
GBP 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.5 US$ 48.11 | JP 5004]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History Birds

 'BB' [DENYS J WATKINS-PITCHFORD], Tide's Ending
'BB' [DENYS J WATKINS-PITCHFORD]
Tide's Ending
London: Michael Joseph Ltd, 1980. New edition. Brown hardback board cover. 250mm x 170mm (10" x 7"). 244pp.. VG : in very good condition with dust jacket. A little fading to front of dust jacket .
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Book number: dwp49b
GBP 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.75 US$ 50.79 | JP 5282]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History Illustrated Books

 BELL, THOMAS; TOMES, ROBERT F, A History of British Quadrupeds, Including the Cetacea. With Author Inscription
BELL, THOMAS; TOMES, ROBERT F
A History of British Quadrupeds, Including the Cetacea. With Author Inscription
London: John van Voorst, 1874. Second Edition. Blue hardback cloth cover. 230mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). xviii, 474pp. 160 woodcuts. Author inscription to Sir Richard Owen, founder of the Natural History Museum.. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed and faded. Split to hinge .
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Book number: e0196a
GBP 66.00 [Appr.: EURO 74 US$ 88.21 | JP 9174]
Catalogue: Natural History
Keywords: Natural History 1850 - 1900 Antiquarian Autographed Editions