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Image for Poisonous Plants in Britain and Their Effects on Animals and Man

Poisonous Plants in Britain and Their Effects on Animals and Man

By: Agriculture,Fish.& Food,Min.of

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stationery Office Books: 1984

Seller ID: 34867

ISBN: 0112425291

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Photo-illustrated boards, corners sharp. Text clean, no ownership markings, colour photographs, binding tight. ; Reference book; 25.2 x 19.5 x 3 cm; 319 pages View more info

Image for Animal Traditions  Behavioural Inheritance in Evolution

Animal Traditions Behavioural Inheritance in Evolution

By: Avital, Eytan & Eva Jablonka

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 33805

ISBN: 0521662737

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Photo-illustrated boards, unmarked, corners sharp. Text clean, no ownership marks, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper. ; 23.5 x 15.5 x 2.5 cm; 448 pages View more info

Image for Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles Vol 1 A-C  A-C v. 1

Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles Vol 1 A-C A-C v. 1

By: Bean, Wj

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1989

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 34676

ISBN: 0719517907

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Volume one only, publisher's cloth in dust jacket, 1970 edition, dj slightly stained & edgeworn, cloth clean, several ink names to front endpaper, internally clean, with 77 photographs & 84 line drawings. ; Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles; 6" x 9"; 845 pages View more info

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Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles Vol 2 D-M D-M v. 2

By: Bean, Wj

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1973

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 34677

ISBN: 0719522560

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Volume two only, publisher's cloth in dust jacket, 1973 edition, dj slightly stained & edgeworn, cloth clean, ink owner's name to verso of front endpaper, internally clean, with 106 photographs & 96 line drawings. ; Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles; 6" x 9"; 784 pages View more info

Image for Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles Vol 3  N-Rh: N-Rh v. 3

Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles Vol 3 N-Rh: N-Rh v. 3

By: Bean, Wj

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1976

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 34678

ISBN: 071952427x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Volume three only, publisher's cloth in dust jacket, 1976 edition, cloth clean, several ink owner's names to front endpaper, internally clean, with 110 photographs & 84 line drawings. ; Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles; 6" x 9"; 973 pages View more info

Image for Audubon in Edinburgh and his Scottish Associates

Audubon in Edinburgh and his Scottish Associates

By: Chalmers, John & HRH Duke of Edinburgh

Price: £12.00

Publisher: NMS Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 33990

ISBN: 1901663795

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, unmarked. Text clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 27.5 x 21.5 x 1.5 cm; 240 pages View more info

Image for The Country Calendar or The Shepherd of Banbury's Rules

The Country Calendar or The Shepherd of Banbury's Rules

By: Claridge, John; Newly Annotated by G.H.T. Kimble; Illustrated by Margaret Webb.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Sylvan Press: 1946

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 24006

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Illustrated pale pink d/jkt, unclipped; intact, but rather worn and frail. Decorated blue boards, bright; gilt titling + decoration, bright. B/w illustrations. Reprint of the 1827 edition. ; 8vo (5" x 7 1/2"); 127 pages View more info

Image for Evolution of the Vertebrates  A History of the Backboned Animals Through Time

Evolution of the Vertebrates A History of the Backboned Animals Through Time

By: COLBERT, Edwin H.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons: 1981

Seller ID: 33453

ISBN: 0471088129

Condition: Very Good


Card wrappers, corners slightly worn, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears in pencil on the front endpaper.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 528 pages View more info

Image for The Works of Charles Darwin : The Pickering Masters. In 29 volumes complete

The Works of Charles Darwin : The Pickering Masters. In 29 volumes complete

By: Darwin, Charles and edited by Paul H. Barrett and R. B. Freeman

Price: £1,000.00

Publisher: London, Pickering & Chatto Publishers Limited: 1986

Seller ID: 32191

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; In 29 volumes complete, publisher's dark green cloth with black labels & gilt lettering to spines, no jackets, as issued, published 1986-1989, slight fading to a few spines, all bindings clean, all internally clean, no ownership names, minimal wear, generally unused condition, with reproductions of original illustrations, including some colour.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for The rainbow bridge

The rainbow bridge

By: Farrer, Reginald John

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Little Compton, Theophrastus: 1977

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 30296

ISBN: 0913728152

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, no jacket as issued, facsimile reprint of the 1921 edition, one corner bumped, spotting to fore-edge & top edge, internally clean, no ownership names, b&w illustrations, folding map. ; 6.5" x 9"; 383 pages View more info

Image for The Chimpanzees of Gombe  Patterns of Behaviour

The Chimpanzees of Gombe Patterns of Behaviour

By: Goodall, Frederic G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge MA, Harvard University Press: 1990

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 32187

ISBN: 0674116496

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; Publisher's full cloth in dust jacket, dj spine slightly faded & edgeworn, Jonathan Miller's copy with his signature to front endpaper, internally clean, numerous b&w and colour illustrations. ; 11.10 X 8.50 X 1.70 inches; 688 pages View more info

Image for The Body Language of Trees  A Handbook for Failure Analysis

The Body Language of Trees A Handbook for Failure Analysis

By: Great Britain: Department of the Environment

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Stationery Office Books: 1995

Seller ID: 34385

ISBN: 0117530670

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, rounded corners, text clean, no ownership markings, colour photographs, binding tight. Previous owner's name inside front wrapper in pen.; Research for Amenity Trees; 23.5 x 14 x 1.5 cm; 260 pages View more info

Image for The Potential for Woodland Establishment on Landfill Sites

The Potential for Woodland Establishment on Landfill Sites

By: Great Britain: Department of the Environment

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stationery Office Books: 1993

Seller ID: 34795

ISBN: 0117526789

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, colour photographs, a couple of instances of highlighting, otherwise clean, binding tight.; 30 x 21 x 0.7 cm; 102 pages View more info

Image for Diagnosis of Ill-health in Trees

Diagnosis of Ill-health in Trees

By: Great Britain: Department of the Environment Transport and the Regions & Great Britain: Department for Communities and Local Government & Great Britain: Forestry Commission & R. G. Strouts & T. G. Winter

Price: £60.00

Publisher: TSO: 2000

Seller ID: 34384

ISBN: 0117535451

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, creased spine, rounded corners, text clean, no ownership markings, colour photographs, binding tight. Previous owner's name inside front wrapper in pen. ; Research for Amenity Trees; 23.5 x 14 x 2 cm; 344 pages View more info

Image for Reedbed Management for Commercial and Wildlife Interests

Reedbed Management for Commercial and Wildlife Interests

By: Hawke, C.J. & P.V. Jose

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds: 1996

Seller ID: 34798

ISBN: 0903138816

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, unmarked. Pages slightly age-toned around edges, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; RSPB Management Guides; 30 x 21 x 1.5 cm; 212 pages View more info

Image for Our friend the Alsatian

Our friend the Alsatian

By: Johns, Rowland

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1964

Seller ID: 30760

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's original blue cloth in pictorial dust wrapper, second edition published 1933, dj chipped & edgeworn, internally clean, no ownership names, frontis photo. ; Our friend the dog series; 4.5" x 7"; 88 pages View more info

Image for Seasons And Prices  The Role of the Weather in English Agricultural History

Seasons And Prices The Role of the Weather in English Agricultural History

By: Jones, E L

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1964

Seller ID: 31087

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback in dust jacket, minor edgewear to dj, internally clean, no ownership names. ; 6" x 9"; 193 pages View more info

Image for The butterflies of India, Burmah and Ceylon  A descriptive handbook of all the known species of rhopalocerous Lepidoptera inhabitating that region, ... the neighbouring countries along the border

The butterflies of India, Burmah and Ceylon A descriptive handbook of all the known species of rhopalocerous Lepidoptera inhabitating that region, ... the neighbouring countries along the border

By: Marshall, G. F. L

Price: £800.00

Publisher: Calcutta Central Press: 1882

Seller ID: 27225

Condition: Very Good


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; Complete in three volumes, published 1882-1890, bound in full brown morocco, raised bands to spines with gilt lettering, boards slightly marked & scuffed, small area of damage to one spine, marbled endpapers, with frontis to each volume, 2 in colour, 29 plates bound in at rear of vols, one in colour, leaves of vol. 1 cropped, scattered foxing, early ink name to first blanks, all bindings firm. View more info

Image for Plants of Dhofar, the Southern Region of Oman  Traditional Economic and Medicinal Uses

Plants of Dhofar, the Southern Region of Oman Traditional Economic and Medicinal Uses

By: Miller, A. G. & Miranda Morris & S.S. Smith

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Sultanate of Oman: 1988

Seller ID: 33993

ISBN: 0715708082

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; D/jkt creased along bottom of front cover. Green boards, unmarked, gold gilt bright, corners sharp. No ownership markings, text clean, colour illustrations, binding tight. ; 29 x 22.5 x 4 cm; 390 pages View more info

Image for Trees of Santa Barbara

Trees of Santa Barbara

By: Muller, Katherine K

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara Botanic Garden: 1974

Seller ID: 34789

ISBN: 1131729838

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Black d/jkt with photo, slightly marked, a little rubbing to the top of the spine. Green cloth boards, gold gilt bright, corners sharp, unmarked. Page edges slightly age-toned, otherwise clean, b&w and colour plates, binding tight. Owner's signature appears in ink on the front endpaper.; 23.4 x 15.7 x 1.2 cm; 248 pages View more info