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The Challenge of Life, Biomedical Progress and Human Values.
Basel, 1971, First Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 4to. Roche Anniversary Symposium, published as supplement to Experientia (Experientia Supplementum 17). Condition: Dust jacket grubby, book clean and sound. Weight before packing 1.1 kg; postage within the UK at our standard rate, but please email for rates to other destinations.. Very Good.
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Book number: 835
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 US$ 25.5 | JP 2740]
Keywords: Science and Society, sociology of science

 
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George Forrest.
Edinburgh, The Scottish Rock Garden Club, 1935. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Published by the Scottish Rock Garden Club and arranged by a committee, consisting of R.E.Cooper, A.O.Curle and W.S.Fair. Includes map (excellent condition, not bound in) of Forrest's botanical expeditions on the borders of Burma, West Tibet and China. Condition: Foxing to external page edges, occasionally extending in to pages. A relevant newspaper cutting has been left in at page 1 of the Introduction (NOT pasted in) and there has been some resulting yellowing of that page. Otherwise, internally clean and bright. Very Good.
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Book number: 572
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
Keywords: botany, plant collectoors, plant collecting

 ,, The Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society Vol. XXXVIII Part I.
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The Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society Vol. XXXVIII Part I.
, 1912. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Edited by F.J. Chittenden. Original paper covers. Includes articles on Darwin as an ecologist (Professor Henslow), The Hereditary Characteristics in the Potato (Dr Redcliffe Salaman) and Ferns (H.B. May). Octavo-quarto border in size. Condition: Paper covers chipped and worn, with tears to spine strip, binding firm. Contents clean, although the earlier pages are somewhat bumped or dog-eared.
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Book number: 2676
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2676/2676.jpg ,, The Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society Vol. XXXVIII Part I. 

 
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series B Volume 243 Biological Sciences.
The Royal Society, 1961. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Bound copy of transactions for the year 1960-1961 (Biological Sciences). Details of contents on request. Condition: Boards sound but blotchy; internally very good. Weight before packing 1.4 kg; postage within the UK at our standard rate, but please email for rates to other destinations.. Very Good.
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Book number: 869
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.25 US$ 31.87 | JP 3424]

 
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series B Volume 244 Biological Sciences.
The Royal Society, 1962. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Bound copy of transactions for the year 1961-1962 (Biological Sciences). Details of contents on request. Condition: Boards sound but blotchy; internally very good, except for some creasing to one page. Weight before packing 1.8 kg; postage within the UK 7.25; please email for rates to other destinations.. Very Good.
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Book number: 870
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.25 US$ 31.87 | JP 3424]

 ,, Population Ecology of Migratory Birds, A Symposium.
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Population Ecology of Migratory Birds, A Symposium.
Washington USA, Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife, United States Department of the Interior, 1972. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Papers from a symposium held at the Migratory Bird Populations Station, Laurel, Maryland, 9-10th October 1969. Condition: Faded and grubby covers, and the rear cover is creased, but contents are clean and sound. Good.
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Book number: 2727
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP 1027]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2727/2727.jpg ,, Population Ecology of Migratory Birds, A Symposium. 

 ,, Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume IX.
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Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume IX.
Dorchester, 1888. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Editor Morton G. Stuart. Includes J.C. Mansell-Pleydell, Fossil Reptiles of Dorset, with a fold-out table of the fossil finds and illustrated with drawings. Original green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine. Condition: Boards rubbed and bumped, internally clean, with firm binding. Good.
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Book number: 2668
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2668/2668.jpg ,, Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume IX. 

 ,, Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume XIII.
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Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume XIII.
Dorchester, 1892. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Editor Morton G. Stuart. Includes an article on witchcraft in Dorset by J.S. Udal. Original green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine. Condition: Boards rubbed and bumped, especially along hinge, internally clean, join of front end papers strained, otherwise firm binding. Good.
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Book number: 2670
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2670/2670.jpg ,, Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume XIII. 

 
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Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club Volume XXXIX.
Dorchester, 1918. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Editor Morton G. Stuart. Original green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine. This understandably slim volume includes a paper on new species of birds observed in Dorset since 1888 by F.L. Blathwayt and a phenological report on first appearances of birds, first flowering of plants, etc, in Dorset in 1917 (W. Parkinson Curtis). Condition: Boards rubbed and bumped, internally clean, firm binding. Good.
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Book number: 2672
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP 1370]

 ,, Report of the Welsh Plant Breeding Station for 1972.
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Report of the Welsh Plant Breeding Station for 1972.
Aberystwyth, University College of Wales, 1973. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Includes papers on the development of self-fertile beans, disease in the grass crop, seed quality and pasture improvement. Condition: Externally rather depressing, with foxing to the paper covers, but internally clean, and text block firm. The covers are starting to pull away. Acceptable reference copy. Good.
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Book number: 2526
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP 2055]
Keywords: agriculture, horticulture, grass, arable
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2526/2526.jpg ,, Report of the Welsh Plant Breeding Station for 1972. 

 
Studies in Palaeobotany and Palynology in Honour of N.F.Hughes.
Palaeontological Association, 1986. ISBN: 0901702323. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Number 35 of the journal Special Papers in Paleontology. Condition: Covers a little grubby, internally clean and bright. Very Good.
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Book number: 2110
GBP 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 26 US$ 29.32 | JP 3150]
Keywords: palaeontology

 
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The use and conservation of palaeontological sites.
Palaeontological Association, 1988. ISBN: 0901702390. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. . Number 40 of the journal Special Papers in Paleontology. Condition: Covers a little grubby, with a strip of discolouration (probably dust soiling) to front cover, a little bumped at top front corner, internally clean and bright. Good.
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Book number: 2111
GBP 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 26 US$ 29.32 | JP 3150]
Keywords: palaeontology

 
ABZHANOV, ARHAT
Darwin's Galapagos Finches in modern evolutionary biology.
London, Royal Society Publishing, 2010. ISBN: 9780854038107. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. A Theme issue of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Volume 365 Number 1543 pp 999-1147. Introduction and ten papers, edited by Arhat Abzhanov. ISSN 09628436. Condition: A little bumping, but clean, bright and unmarked. Very Good.
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Book number: 6652
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 US$ 51 | JP 5479]
Keywords: evolution, Darwin, Galapagos finches

 BAILEY, ALFRED M., Laysan and Black-Footed Albatrosses..
BAILEY, ALFRED M.
Laysan and Black-Footed Albatrosses..
Denver, Colorado, Denver Museum of Natural History, 1952. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Number six in the museum's Museum Pictorial series. 75 pages plus references, with many illustrations from photographs. Stapled. Condition: Externally, rather worn and tired looking, but internally clean and unmarked. Good.
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Book number: 2739
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 10.84 | JP 1164]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2739/2739.jpg BAILEY, ALFRED M., Laysan and Black-Footed Albatrosses.. 

 
BAKER, J.G.
A Flora of the English Lake District.
London, George Bell and Sons, 1885. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Binding green buckram with gilt titles and decoration to spine (faded). Previous owner's name to half title, and (later) library stamp of E.A.Ellis (Ted Ellis). Occasional notes in the margin, signed by E.A.Ellis (generally notes of sightings of plants). Small pencil ticks or crosses to the entries throughout book. Condition: Boards rubbed but sound; internally sound. Good.
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Book number: 777
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 50.5 US$ 57.37 | JP 6164]
Keywords: botany, ecology, England

 BASTIN, S. LEONARD, How to Know The Ferns.
BASTIN, S. LEONARD
How to Know The Ferns.
London, Methuen, 1917, First Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Fair. Size: 12mo. Dust jacket title, British Ferns and How to Know Them. With 33 illustrations (monochrome, from photographs). Condition: Dust jacket torn, with some loss. Book clean and tight, with just a little bumping to the cloth-covered boards. Very Good.
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Book number: 2644
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 8.92 | JP 959]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2644/2644.jpg BASTIN, S. LEONARD, How to Know The Ferns. 

 
BEARDSLEE, CLARK S
Birds of the Niagara Frontier Region, an Annotated Check-List.
Buffalo, New York, Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences, 1965. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences,Volume 22. Octavo/quarto borderline in size. Condition: Covers very worn, but still a sound, useful copy. Gift inscription to front free end paper, otherwise unmarked. Fold out map clean, bright and undamaged. Weight before packing 1.2 kg; extra postage will be needed for destinations outside the UK.. Good.
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Book number: 2733
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 US$ 22.95 | JP 2466]
Keywords: Birds, birding, ornithology

0723212 BENSON, S. VERE, Birds of Lebanon and the Jordan Area.
BENSON, S. VERE
Birds of Lebanon and the Jordan Area.
International Council for Bird Preservation, 1970, First Edition. ISBN: 0723212899. Hardback, Dustjacket: Very good. . With 8 colour plates and many pages of black and white identification illustrations. With a map, appendices, references and species index. Condition: A clean, bright, unmarked, tight copy; a very little edge wear to the dust jacket. Very Good.
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Book number: 2697
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP 1370]
Keywords: Birding
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2697/2697.jpg0723212 BENSON, S. VERE, Birds of Lebanon and the Jordan Area. 

 BERGIER, PATRICK, A Birdwatcher's Guide to Morocco.
BERGIER, PATRICK
A Birdwatcher's Guide to Morocco.
Bird Watchers' Guides. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. No date. Co-author Fedora Bergier. 70 pages of text. The main purpose of this book is to introduce the reader to the areas to visit to see birds, but there is also a list of birds that have been recorded in Morocco (excluding the Western Sahara) during the 20th century, a list of amphibians and reptiles, another of mammals including sea mammals and one of orchids. It is not a bird identification guide. Condition: A little bumping to corners, some smudging to one page, otherwise a clean, bright copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 2292
GBP 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 US$ 17.85 | JP 1918]
Keywords: ornithology
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2292/2292.jpg BERGIER, PATRICK, A Birdwatcher's Guide to Morocco. 

 
BERGIER, PATRICK
A Birdwatcher's Guide to Morocco.
Bird Watchers' Guides. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. No date. Co-author Fedora Bergier. 70 pages of text. Handwritten list of sightings (dated c 1993) left inside. The main purpose of this book is to introduce the reader to the areas to visit to see birds, but there is also a list of birds that have been recorded in Morocco (excluding the Western Sahara) during the 20th century, a list of amphibians and reptiles, another of mammals including sea mammals and one of orchids. It is not a bird identification guide. Condition: Bumping and creasing to front cover, with some grubbiness; internally a clean, bright copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 2587
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.3 | JP 1644]
Keywords: ornithology

 
BERNAL, J.D.
The Origin of Life.
London, Readers Union, 1969. Hardback, Dustjacket: Fair. Size: 4to. A book that discusses the possible origins of life at the molecular level. Condition: Boards a little faded, dust jacket torn and very soiled. Soiling/foxing to external page edges. Binding sound, pages clean. Good.
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Book number: 1686
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.3 | JP 1644]

 
BONDESEN, POUL
North American Bird Songs- A World of Music.
Klampenborg, Denmark, Scandinavian Science Press Ltd, 1977. ISBN: 08787491125. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Results of analysis with sonograph, oscilloscope and level recorder of 290 species of passerine birds. With a glossary and bibliography. Condition: Rather grubby and creased externally, internally clean and sound. An acceptable study copy. Good.
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Book number: 2730
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP 1370]

 
BOOTH, C. GORDON
Birds in Islay.
Isle of Islay, Argyll Reproductions Ltd, 1975, First Edition. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Gift inscription from author 'on day of publication' to Jeffery Boswall to title page. The bulk of the book is taken up with the Bird Records of Islay; there are some very nice photographs, an introduction to the island and its climate and advice on where to watch birds. Condition: Tea (or similar) stain to front cover, and generally externally rubbed and grubby. Internally clean and sound. Good.
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Book number: 2694
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 US$ 5.1 | JP 548]

 BOWMAN, ROBERT I., The Evolution of Song in Darwin's Finches.
BOWMAN, ROBERT I.
The Evolution of Song in Darwin's Finches.
San Francisco, USA, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pacific Division, 1983. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Reprinted from Patterns of Evolution in Galapagos Organisms (Ed. Robert Bowman, M. Berson and A.E. Leviton), of which this is pp 237 to 537. Condition: Stapled, with card covers. Still sound and clean, although with covers and first few pages rather bumped. Bookplate of Jeffery Boswall to inside front cover. Good.
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Book number: 2716
GBP 19.50 [Appr.: EURO 22 US$ 24.86 | JP 2671]
Keywords: birds, evolution
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2716/2716.jpg BOWMAN, ROBERT I., The Evolution of Song in Darwin's Finches. 

 BRAITHWAITE, ROBERT, The British Moss-Flora (Complete, 3 volumes).
BRAITHWAITE, ROBERT
The British Moss-Flora (Complete, 3 volumes).
London, Published by the Author, 1887, 1st. Half Leather, Dustjacket: None. Size: 4to. Half leather, mixed bindings: two in black leather and mottled brown boards but volume III in brown leather and older brown boards. All edges gilt; I suspect this set (ex-library, with book plate, and occasional stamps to reverse of plates) belonged together but that the first two volumes have been re-bound. Published over an 18 year period, from 1887 to 1905. Pictorial book plate (raven, thistle, ?weasel?) is printed for Natural History Society, Glasgow but later stamps of Glasgow and Andersonian Natural History and Microscopical Society and Glasgow Natural History Society. Condition: A little spotting internally to Volume I, the title page of which is detached, with the following dedicatory page. Leather of all three volumes rubbed. Heavy book; extra postage is likely to be needed.. Very Good.
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Book number: 319
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 196.25 US$ 223.1 | JP 23971]
Keywords: botany, bryophytes, mosses
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/319/319.jpg BRAITHWAITE, ROBERT, The British Moss-Flora (Complete, 3 volumes). 

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