Natural History

1. Amphlett, John and Rea, Carleton.: The Botany of Worcestershire: an account of the flowering plants, ferns, mosses, hepatics, lichens, fungi and fresh-water algae which grow or have grown spontaneously in the county of Worcester. Birmingham: Cornish Brothers, 1909. 1st. edn. xxxiv, 654pp.Map in pocket at back. Ownership signature to ffep. Some neat  annotation (place names) throughout. Green cloth boards somewhat spotted and rubbed otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4509) £25.00

2. Armstrong, Edward A.: A Study of Bird Song. London: Oxford University Press, 1963. 1st. edn. xv, 335pp. Many b/w photos., text figures and tables. Price-clipped d/w rubbed on corners and edges, internally strengthened at spine head, otherwise a clean sound copy.  (Stock ref 5958) £18.00

3. Arnold, E. C.: British Waders Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1924 1st. edn. vii, 102 pp. 52 tissue guarded cold. plates by the author. T.e.g. Small bookplate to front pastedown. Some light foxing throughout not affecting the plates. Red cloth gilt a trifle darkened on spine and just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 2256) £20.00

4. Attenborough, David.: The Zoo Quest Expeditions: travels in Guyana, Indonesia and Paraguay. London: Lutterworth Press, 1980. 1st. edn. 384pp. Many cold. and b/w photos., maps.  D/w very slightly rubbed along top edge otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6018) £10.00

5. Attenborough, David.: Zoo Quest in Paraguay. London: Lutterworth Press, 1959. 1st. edn. 168pp. Five cold. and 37 b/w photos., map. D/w a little rubbed on edges and with two small, closed tear in top edge otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5635) £18.00

6. Barnes, John A. G.: The Titmice of the British Isles. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1975. 1st. edn. 212pp. B/w photos, text figures. Binding slightly cocked. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4217) £5.00

7. Barnes, John.: The Birds of Caernarfonshire. Caernarfon: The Cambrian Ornithological Society, 1997. 1st. edn. iv(1)169pp. Cold. frontis. and line drawings by Philip Snow, cold. photos. Pictorial card covers a trifle creased along top edges and rubbed on corners otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 6272) £5.00

8. Beehler, Bruce McP.: Upland Birds of Northeastern New Guinea. Wau: Wau Ecology Institute, 1978. 1st. edn. ix(1)156pp. Five cold. and 5b/w plates, numerous text figures. Wau Ecology Institute Handbook no. 4. Pictorial card covers a little dust marked and rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6014) £10.00

9. Bell, T. Hedley.: The Birds of Cheshire. Altrincham: John Sherratt & Son, 1962. 1st. edn. xii, 244pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., fold-out map. Price-clipped d/w somewhat dust-marked and very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5641) £6.00

10. Blundell, Michael.: Collins Photo Guide to the Wild Flowers of East Africa. London: HarperCollins, 1992. Reprint with corrections. 464pp. Over 860 cold. photos. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4247) £20.00

11. Botth, Chris et al.: The Birds of Orkney. Stromness: The Orkney Press, 1984. 1st. edn. xxiv(2)275pp. Ciold. & b/w photos., line drawings. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4019) £10.00

12. Brown, F. Martin & Heineman, Bernard.: Jamaica and its Butterflies. London: E. W. Classey, 1972. 1st. edn. xv, 478pp. 10 cold. plates by Marjorie Statham Favreau, text figures, endpaper maps. D/w a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5483) £25.00

13. Brudenell-Bruce, P. G. C.: The Birds of New Providence and the Bahama Islands. London: Collins, 1975. 1st. edn. 143pp. Four cold. and eight b/w plates by Hermann Heinzel, map. Price-clipped d/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5479) £6.50

14. Buczacki, Stefan.: Garden Natural History. London: HarperCollins, 2007. 1st. edn. x, 324pp. Numerous cold. photos.  New Naturalist series no. 102. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5488) £30.00

15. Burton, Rodney M.: Flora of the London Area. London: London Natural History Society, 1983. 1st. edn. xxii, 225pp. Numerous maps, text figures. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5191) £8.00

16. Butler, Colin G.: The World of the Honeybee. London: Collins, 1954. 1st. edn. xiv, 226pp. Two cold. and 87 b/w photos. New Naturalist series no. 29. Rather grubby d/w chipped and worn with several closed tears and some loss along top edge. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5487) £20.00

17. Butler, Edward A.: Our Household Insects: an account of the insect-pests found in dwelling-houses. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1896. 1st. edn. x, 344pp plus 24pp publisher’s list. Seven b/w photos., numerous text figures.Maroon cloth boards with silver lettering a trifle rubbed and worn on corners and edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5727) £8.00

18. Cabot, David.: Wildfowl. London: HarperCollins, 2009. 1st. edn. xiii, 460pp. Numerous Cold. photos, text figures. New Naturalist series no. 110. D/w a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4648) £35.00

19. Chislett, Ralph.: Yorkshire Birds. London: A. Brown & Sons, nd (1952). 1st. edn. (8)335pp. 10 b/w photos. but lacks map. Signed by the author on title page and an  A. L. S. from him laid in. Tape stains to front pastedown. D/w rather rubbed and worn on edges and corners with some loss to spine head otherwise a very good, clean copy.  (Stock ref 6270) £15.00

20. Coe, Malcolm & Beentje, Henk.: A Field Guide to the Acacias of Kenya. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. 1st. P/B edn. xiii, 148pp. Numerous text figures by Rosemary Wise. Pictorial card covers slightly fade on spine and adjacent ares of front and back panels otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4248) £15.00

21. Colston, Peter R. & Curry-Lindahl, Kai:: The Birds of Mount Nimba, Liberia. London, British Museum(Natural History), 1986. 1st. edn. 129 pp. One cold. plate, cold. and b/w photos., line drawings. Laminated bds., fine.  (Stock ref 6086) £10.00

22. Condry, William M.: The Natural History of Wales. London: Collins, 1981. 1st. edn. 287pp. 65 b/w photos., maps. New Naturalist series no. 66. Price-clipped d/w otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5923) £30.00

23. Darling, F. Fraser & Boyd, J. Morton.: The Highlands and Islands. London: Collins, 1964. 1st. edn thus. xvi, 336pp. Six cold. and 50 b/w photos., maps. The revised and rewritten version of Darling’s earlier Natural History of the Highlands and Islands. New Naturalist series no. 6. D/w slightly tanned otherwise a very good, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4546) £15.00

24. Delacour, Jean.: The Waterfowl of the World. London: Country Life, 1954-64. 1st. edns., four vols. 284, 232, 270 and 364pp. 66 cold. plates by Peter Scott, numerous b/w illus., maps. Tape stains to front pastedowns, also label and signature to that of vol. 1. Blue cloth boards with gilt decoration, very slightly rubbed on edges  otherwise a clean, sound set.  (Stock ref 5644) £80.00

25. Delacour, Jean:: The Pheasants of the World. London, Country Life, 1964. 1st. edn, 3rd. imp. 351 pp. 32 plates (16 cold.) by J.C.Harrison, maps and diagrams. Grey and red cloth gilt. Tape stains on pastedowns otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 6087) £25.00

26. Dobbs, Austen (ed.): The Birds of Nottinghamshire. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1975. 1st. edn. 226pp. B/w photos., text figures, maps. Some light foxing to epp. D/w, a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5640) £6.00

27. Dony, John G.: Flora of Hertfordshire. Hitchin:Hitchin Urban District Council, 1967. 1st. edn. (6)112(56)(8)pp. Cold. frontis. and 16 b/w photos., numerous maps. D/w a little rubed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4651) £7.00

28. Dymond, J. N. et al.: Rare Birds in Britain and Ireland Calton: T. & A. D. Poyser, 1989. 1st. edn. 366pp. Numerous line drawings and maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5961) £12.00

29. Edlin, H. L.: Forestry and Wildlife. London: B. T. Batsford, 1947. 1st. edn. viii, 184pp. Cold. frontis. and many b/w photos. Neat dated ownership signature to ffep. Binding slightly cocked. Brian Cook d/w a trifle faded on spine and very slightly rubbed on edges and corners with a little fraying at spine head and tail. Otherwise, a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4851) £12.00

30. Eriksen, Hanne & Jens.: Common Birds in Oman: an identification guide. Muscat: Al Roya Publishing, 2005. 1st. edn. 256pp. Numerous cold. photos., maps. Binding slightly cocked. Pictorial card covers a little creased otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 3962) £10.00

31. Fabre, J. H.: The Wonders of Instinct: chapters in the psychology of insects London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1918. 1st. UK edn. 320pp. 16 plates from b/w photos. by Paul H. Fabre. Translated from the French by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos and Bernard Miall. Dated ownership signature to ffep. Green cloth gilt boards rather dulled on spine and slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean,sound copy.  (Stock ref 5729) £10.00

32. Ferns, P. N. et al.: The Birds of Gwent. Pontypool: Gwent Ornithological Society, 1977. 1st. edn. xii, 152pp. B/w photos., maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5186) £4.00

33. Fitter, R. S. R.: London’s Birds. London: Collins, 1959. 1st. edn. 256pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w slightly tanned and very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5018) £8.00

34. Friend, Peter.: Southern England: looking at the natural landscape London: HarperCollins, 2008 1st. edn. 414pp. Numerous cold. photos., maps. New Naturalist series no.108. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5953) £30.00

35. Galbraith, Jean.: Collins Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of South-east Australia. London: Collina, 1977. 1st. edn. 450pp. Numerous cold. photos., text figures. Pictorial laminated boards slightly stained and dust marked otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4513) £10.00

36. Gathorne-Hardy, Robert.: Wild Flowers in Britain. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 3rd. edn. viii,120pp. Four cold. plates and many line drawings by John Nash, b/w photos. John Nash d/w rather tanned on spine and chipped and worn on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4796) £4.00

37. Gathorne-Hardy, Robert.: Wild Flowers in Britain. London: B. T. Batsford, 1948. 3rd. edn. viii, 120pp. Four cold. plates by John Nash, numerous b/w photos., text figures. D/w slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very bright, clean copy.  (Stock ref 4130) £7.50

38. Genders, Roy.: The Scented Wild Flowers of Britain. London: Collins, 1971. 1st. edn. 256pp. 32 cold. plates and 42 pen and ink drawings by Marjorie Blamey. D/w lightly tanned on spine and slightly dust marked otherwise a clean, brigh copy.  (Stock ref 4489) £8.50

39. Good, Ronald.: A Geographical Handbook of the Dorset Flora. Dorchester: The Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society, nd (1948). 1st. edn. xi, 255pp. Photo frontis., numerous maps. Includes a chapter on the soils of Dorset by K. L. Robinson. Blue cloth gilt rather spotted and dull but, internally, a very clean, bright copy.   (Stock ref 4678) £7.50

40. Gosse, Philip Henry: Actinologia Britannica, A History of the British Sea-Anemones and Corals London: Van Voorst, 1860 1st. edn. xl, 362 pp. 11 fine cold. lithographed plates by Dickes, one b/w  plate (all with tissue guards), numerous text figures. Internally, very clean and bright but dark green cloth gilt slightly spotted on spine and front board, rubbed on edges and bumped on corners. Overall, a very good copy of this classic work.  (Stock ref 1941) £100.00

41. Grimmett, Richard et al.: Pocket Guide to the Birds of the Indian Subcontinent. London: Christopher Helm, 2001. Revised reprint. 384pp. 153 cold. plates, numerous maps. Laminated card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5474) £15.00

42. Hale, W. G.: Waders London: Collins, 1980 1st. edn. 320 pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. No. 65 in the New Naturalist series. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2900) £20.00

43. Halliday, Tim.: Vanishing Birds: their natural history and conservation. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978. 1st. US edn. 296pp. 16 cold. plates, numerous text figures, maps. D/w faded on spine otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4284) £6.50

44. Hardy, Alister.: The Living Stream: a restatement of evolution theory and its relation to the spirit of man. London: Collins, 1965. 1st. edn. 292pp. Numerous b/w illus. Ownership signature of Bernard Gooch (author and naturalist) to ffep. Some foxing to epp and fore-edge. D/w slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4677) £8.00

45. Harris, Michael.: A Field Guide to the Birds of the Galapagos. London: Collins, 1974. 1st. edn. 160pp. 12 cold. plates and 68 line drawings by Barry Kent Mackay. All pp lightly tanned. Price-clipped d/w slightly dust marked otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5477) £8.00

46. Harris, Tony & Franklin, Kim.: Shrikes and Bush-Shrikes. London: Christopher Helm, 2000. 1st. edn. 392pp. 41 cold. plates, maps. D/w a little faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4219) £12.00

47. Harrison, Graham R. (ed.): The Birds of the West Midlands. Studley: West Midland Bird Club, 1982. 1st. edn. 494pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5643) £6.00

48. Harvie-Brown, J. A. & MacPherson, Rev. H. A.: A  Fauna of the North-West Highlands and Skye. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1904 1st. edn. civ, 378pp. B/w photos., numerous text figures, three maps (one fold-out). T.e.g. Dark green buckram boards with gilt spine lettering just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4824) £90.00

49. Henry, G. M.: A guide to the Birds of Ceylon Kandy: K. V. G. De Silva, 1978 New edn. xl, 457pp. 27 cold., 30 monochrome and 136 text figures by the author. D/w very slightly creased on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1523) £15.00

50. Hepburn, Ian.: Flowers of the Coast London: Collins, 1952. 1st. edn. xiv, 236pp plus 6pp publisher’s list. 17 cold. and 43 b/w photos., line drawings, maps. New Naturalist series no. 24. Tape stains to pastedowns. Price-clipped d/w somewhat faded on spine with tape stains to flaps otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4359) £25.00

51. Hepper, F. Nigel (ed).: Plant Hunting for Kew. London: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1989. 1st. edn. xviii, 222pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., maps. Pictorial laminated card coversa trifle rubbed on corners and slightly creased on back panel otherwise a very good, clean copy.  (Stock ref 4498) £7.00

52. Hollom, P. A. D.: The Popular Handbook of Rarer British Birds. London: H.F. & G. Witherby, 1960. 1st. edn. xiv,133pp. 40 cold. plates. Fore-edge of text block fox-spotted. D/w dust marked and a little rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 6271) £6.00

53. Hosking, Eric & Newberry, C.: The Art of Bird Photography. London: Country Life, 1944. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures.  Price-clipped d/w rubbed on corners and edges otherise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5959) £9.00

54. Hudson, W. H.: Birds in London. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1898. 1st. edn. xvi, 339pp plus 40pp publisher’s list. B/w illus. by Bryan Hook et al. teg. Green cloth gilt slightly rubbed on edges and bumped on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5020) £20.00

55. Hudson, W. H.: Birds in London. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1969. Reprint. (9)xvi,339pp. B/w illus. New introduction by Richard Fitter. Some fox spotting to foreedge of text block. D/w slightly rubbed on edges and corners and afded on spine otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5019) £7.00

56. Jefferies, Richard: Nature Near London London: Chatto & Windus, 1908 New edn. xi, 212 pp. 12 cold. plates by Ruth Dollman. Small, neat ownership signature to ffep. Green cloth gilt. A very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 2022) £15.00

57. Jennings, Michael C.: Birds of the Arabian Gulf. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1981. 1st. edn. 167pp. 12 cold. plates, text figures. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5473) £8.00

58. Johnsgard, Paul A.: Bustards, Hemipodes and Sandgrouse: birds of dry places Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991 1st. edn. xi, 275pp. 51 cold. plates, many text figures and maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3046) £30.00

59. Johnsgard, Paul A.: The Quails, Partridges and Francolins of the World Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988 1st. edn. xix, 264pp. 127 cold. plates, many text figures and maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3045) £30.00

60. Kibby, Geoffrey.: Mushrooms and Toadstools: a field guide. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1979. 1st. edn. 256pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. by Sean Milne. Dated ownership signature to ffep. Price-clipped d/w showing just a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy.   (Stock ref 4650) £10.00

61. Lehane, Brendan.: The Compleat Flea. London: John Murray, 1969. 1st. edn. x,126pp. B/w illus. Gift inscription to ffep.D/w a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6013) £6.00

62. London Natural History Society.: The Birds of the London Area. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1964. Revised edn. x, 332pp. Cold. frontis., many b/w photos., text figures. D/w a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4813) £5.00

63. Lubbock, Sir John.: Ants, Bees and Wasps: a record of observations on the habits of the social Hymenoptera. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1929 New edn. xx, 377pp. Four cold. and two b/w plates, text figures. Edited and annotated by J. G. Myers. Green cloth gilt a trifle stained and slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, bright copy,  (Stock ref 5728) £9.00

64. Manley, Chris.: British Moths and Butterflies: a photographic guide. London: A. & C. Black, 2008. 1st. edn. 352pp. Over 2,000 cold. photos. Sewn binding a trifle loose. Pictorialk card covers a little rubbed on corners otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 6123) £6.00

65. Marsden-Jones, E. M. & Turrill, W. B.: British Knapweeds: a study in synthetic taxonomy. London: The Ray Society, 1954. 1st. edn. xiii, 201pp. Cold. frontis, 27 b/w plates, text fgures. D/w very slightly faded on spine and slightly rubbed at spine head otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4517) £10.00

66. Marsh, Keith.: The Good Bird Guide: a species-by-species guide to finding Europe’s best birds. London: Christopher Helm, 2005. 1st. ed. 608pp. Numerous line drawings. Laminated, pictorial card covers a little rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5962) £8.00

67. Masefield, G. B. et al.: The Oxford Book of Food Plants. London: Oxford University Press, 1971. Reprint. viii, 206pp. Numerous cold. plates, text figures. D/w slightly creased along top edge otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4505) £7.00

68. Mayr, Ernst.: Birds of the Southwest Pacific: a field guide to the birds of the area between Samoa, New Caledonia  and Micronesia. New York : The Macmillan Co., 1945. Reprint. xx, 316pp. Three cold. plates, text figures. Tape stains to epp. Red cloth with black lettering to spine, a trifle faded on spine and rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.#  (Stock ref 4244) £6.00

69. Meinertzhagen, R.:: Pirates and Predators: the piratical and predatory habits of birds. Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd, 1959. 1st.edn. ix, 230 pp. 18 cold. plates ( mostly by G.E.Lodge), 26 b/w illus.  Red cloth gilt faded on spine, tape stains and some surface damage to pastedowns and some marginal foxing otherwise a good clean copy.  (Stock ref 6107) £30.00

70. Mercer, Ian.: Dartmoor. London: HarperCollins, 2009. 1st. edn. xiv, 402pp. Numerous cold. photos., maps. New Naturalist series number 111. D/w a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4296) £50.00

71. Millington: A Twitcher’s Diary: the birdwatching year of Richard Millington. London: Blandford, 1990. New edn. 192pp. Eight cold. plates, numerous b/w drawings. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6015) £5.00

72. Montier, David (ed.): Atlas of Breeding Birds of the London Area. London: B. T. Batsford, 1977. 1st. edn. 288pp. Numerous maps, text figures, vignettes. D/w faded on spine and showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4814) £5.00

73. Moore, Robert.: The Birds of Devon. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1969. 1st. edn. 293pp. B/w photos., map. D/w somewhat rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4235) £5.00

74. Morley, B. D. & Toelken, H. R. (eds.): Flowering Plants in Australia. Adelaide: Rigby Publishers, 1983. 1st. edn. 416pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus., maps. D/w a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5482) £20.00

75. Nelson, Bryan.: The Gannet. Berhamsted: T. & A. D. Poyser, 1978. 1st. edn. 336pp, Numerous text figures by John Busby, many b/w photos., maps. D/w very slightly tanned otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5631) £13.00

76. Nethersole-Thompson, Desmond & Maimie.: Greenshanks. Berkhamsted: T. & A. D. Poyser, 1979. 1st. edn. 275pp. Four cold. plates and numerous drawings by Donald Watson, 19 b/w photos., maps. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4223) £15.00

77. Nethersole-Thompson, Desmond.: Pine Crossbills: a Scottish contribution. Berkhamsted: T. & A. D. Poyser, 1975. 1st. edn. 256pp. One cold. plate by George Lodge, line drawings by Donald Watson and numerous b/w photos. D/w faded on spine (quite usual for this title) otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4222) £25.00

78. Ogilvie, M. A.: Wild Geese. Berkhamsted: T. & A. D. Poyser, 1978. 1st. edn. 350pp. 16 cold. plates and numerous line drawings by Carol Ogilvie, maps. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5636) £10.00

79. Parr, Donald (ed.).: Birds in Surrey 1900-1970. London: B. T. Batsford, 1972. 1st. edn. 293pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. Bookplate to front pastedown. D/w slightly faded on back panel otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4938) £6.00

80. Parslow, Rosemary.: The Isles of Scilly. London: HarperCollins, 2007. 1st. edn. xii, 450pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. New Naturalist series no. 103. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5489) £30.00

81. Payn, William H.: The Birds of Suffolk. London: Barrie & Rockliff, 1962. 1st. edn. xviii, 238pp. Cold. frontis by Paul Barruel, ten b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w a little rubbed on edges and corners with a small, closed tear in top edge of front panel. Otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5642) £6.00

82. Penny, Malcolm.: The Birds of Seychelles and the Outlying Islands. London: Collins, 1974. 1st. edn. 160pp. Eight cold. and four b/w plates by Chloe Talbot Kelly. Price-clipped d/w very slightly dust marked otherwise a  clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5478) £6.50

83. Petch, Dr. C. P. & Swann, E. L.: Flora of Norfolk. Norwich: Jarrold and Sons, 1968. 1st. edn. 288pp. 115 cold. photos. D/w slightly rubbed on edges with one small tear in top edge of front panel and faded on spine. A very good, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4518) £6.00

84. Peterken, George.: Wye Valley. London: HarperCollins, 2008. 1st. edn. xii,466pp. Numerous cold. photos., maps. New Naturalist series no.105. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5951) £30.00

85. Phillips, Roger.: Grasses, Ferns, Mosses and Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland. London: Ward Lock, 1980 1st. edn. 191pp. Numerous cold. photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4280) £25.00

86. Phillips, Roger.: Mushrooms and Other Fungi of Great Britain and Europe. London: Pan, 1981. 1st. edn. 288pp. Numerous cold. photos. D/w somewhat tanned on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4282) £40.00

87. Pitman, Ian.: And Clouds Flying: a book of wild fowl. London: Faber & Faber, 1947. 1st. edn. 152pp. Two cold. and eight monochrome plates by Peter Scott. Price-clipped d/w a trifle chipped and rubbed otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5189) £5.00

88. Plant, Colin W.: The Butterflies of the London Area. London: London Natural History Society, 1987. 1st. edn. 199pp. Many cold. photos., distribution maps. D/w a little rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6019) £9.00

89. Polunin, Oleg & Huxley, Anthony.: Flowers of the Mediterranean. London: Chatto & Windus, 1972. 4th revised impression. xii, 260pp. 311 cold. photos., 24 b/w plates, numerous text figures.D/w a little rubbed and worn on edges. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 4374) £10.00

90. Polunin, Oleg.: Flowers of Europe: a field guide. London: Oxford University Press, 1969. 1st. UK edn. (8)662pp. Over 1,000 cold. photos, text figures. D/w a little rubbed and creased on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4617) £8.50

91. Polunin, Oleg.: Trees and Bushes of Europe. London: Oxford University Press, 1976. 1st. UK edn. xvi, 208pp. Numerous cold illus., text figures. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4516) £10.00

92. Ramsbottom. John.: A Handbook of the Larger British Fungi. London: British Museum (Natural History), 1946. 1st. edn. (4)222pp. 141 text figures. Dark green cloth boards just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a clean, sound copy..  (Stock ref 4508) £6.00

93. Ratcliffe, Derek.: Galloway and the Borders. London: HarperCollins, 2007. 1st. edn. xxx, 385pp. Numerous cold. photos., map. No. 101 in the New Naturalist series. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4356) £40.00

94. Ratcliffe, Derek.: The Peregrine Falcon. Calton: T. & A. D. Poyser, 1980. 1st. edn. 416pp. Four cold. and numerous line drawings by Donald Watson, b/w photos., maps. Price-clipped d/w a trifle creased alonf top edge otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5630) £12.00

95. Roe, Captain R. G. B.: The Flora of Somerset. Taunton: Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society, 1981 1st. edn. xv (9)345pp. B/w photos., maps. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4615) £6.00

96. Rose, Francis.: Colour Identification Guide to the Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Ferns of the British Isles and North-western Europe. London: Viking, 1989. 1st. edn. 240pp. 62 cold. plates, text figures. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4616) £40.00

97. Schauensee, Rodolphe Meyer de & Phelps, William H.: A Guide to the Birds of Venezuela Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. 9th. impression. xxii, 424pp. 53 cold. and b/w [plates by Guy Tudor et al., line drawings by Michael Kleinbaum, map. Pictorial card covers showing some shelf wear otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 3963) £8.50

98. Schleiden, M. J.: The Plant: a biography in a series of popular lectures. London: Hippolyte Bailliere, 1848. 1st. UK edn. viii, 365pp. Five cold. plates, 13 wood engravings. Translated from the German by Arthur Henfrey. Half calf  over marbled boards with compartmented spine and gilt lettering, slightly rubbed on corners and edges otherwise a very clean sound copy.  (Stock ref 4619) £40.00

99. Seago, M. J.: Birds of Norfolk. Norwich: Jarrold Colour Publications, 1977 Revised edn. 168pp. Many cold. photos. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5188) £4.00

100. Seago, M. J.: Birds of Norfolk. Norwich: Jarrold & Sons, 1967. 1st. edn. 148pp. Numerous cold. photos. End-paper maps. D/w very slightly rubbed on corners othwerwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 5187) £6.00

101. Seebohm, Henry: Coloured Figures of the Eggs of British Birds Sheffield: Pawson & Brailsford, 1896 1st. edn. xxiv, 304 pp. Sepia portrait frontis and 60 chromolithographic plates (numbered 1-58, 58a and 59). Neat ownershiop signature to ffep. Some light foxing throughout, mostly on the plate margins. Red cloth gilt very slightly faded on spine and just showing  some edge wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 2255) £100.00

102. Sharland, Michael.: A Guide to the Birds of Tasmania. Hobart: Drinkwater Publishing, 1981. 1st. edn. viii, 172pp. 16 cold. and b/w plates by Jane Burrell. Small, neat gift inscription to front pastedown. Paper covered boards rather heavily  dust marked but a clean, sound copy internally.  (Stock ref 5475) £8.00

103. Shrubb, Michael.: The Birds of Sussex: their present status. Chichester: Phillimore & Co., 1979. 1st. edn. xvii, 350pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. D/w very slightly faded on spine and rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4939) £6.00

104. Smout, Anne-Marie.: The Birds of Fife: an outline of their status and distribution. Edinburgh: John Donald Publishers, 1986. 1st. edn. (6)274pp. B/w illus. David Mitchell, distribution maps. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6273) £6.00

105. Smythies, Bertram E.: The Birds of Burma. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1953. 2nd. revised edn. xliii, 668pp. 31 cold. plates by A. M. Hughes, fold-out map. Tape stains to epp. Dark green cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. Spine head and tail rather worn with several splits but, internally, a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4238) £25.00

106. Swaine, Christopher M.: Birds of Gloucestershire Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1982. 1st. edn. 236pp. Cold. frontis., numerous b/w photos., text figures and maps. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4940) £6.00

107. Synge, Patrick M.: In Search of Flowers. London: Michael Joseph, 1973. 1st. edn. 176pp. Four cold. and 16 b/w plates, map. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges and dust marked otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4285) £4.00

108. Tansley, A. G.: Britain’s Green Mantle: past, present and future. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1949. 1st. edn. xii, 294pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. D/w rubbed and worn on edges with three small tears otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 4510) £7.00

109. Taylor, D. W. et al.: The Birds of Kent: a review of their status and distribution. Rainham: Meresborough Books, 1984. 2nd. edn. viii,440pp. B/w photos., text figures and maps. Pictorial card covers creased on spine and a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5976) £5.00

110. Tomkies, Mike: Golden Eagle Years London: Jonathan Cape, 1994 Revised edn. 224 pp. Numerous cold. photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2185) £7.50

111. Tomkies, Mike: In Spain’s Secret Wilderness London: Jonathan Cape, 1989 1st. edn. (8)240 pp. Numerous cold. photos. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2186) £10.00

112. Tomkies, Mike: Last Wild Years London: Jonathan Cape, 1992 1st. edn. 208 pp. Numerous cold. photos. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2188) £10.00

113. Turton, Lilian.: Some Flowering Plants of South-Eastern Botswana. Gaborone: Botswana Society, 1988. 1st. edn. 151pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. by Verena Blomberg-Ermatinger. Laminated, pictorial card covers slightly dust marked and rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5486) £15.00

114. Vesey-Fitzgerald, Brian.: British Game. London: Collins, 1946. 1st. edn. xvi, 240pp. 28 cold. and 81 b/w illus. New Naturalist series no. 2. Price-clipped d/w slightly rubbed on edges with some small loss at spine head and adjacent area of back panel otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4544) £7.50

115. Wa-Sha-Quon-Asin (Grey Owl): Tales of an Empty Cabin London: Lovat Dickson, 1936 No. 111 of an edition limited to 250 copies signed by the author. xvi, 335 pp. Cold. frontis portrait of the author, 33 sepia photos. Dated ownership initials neatly added to foot of limitation page and small press cutting tipped in. Rather worn grey silk bookmark detached and laid in. T.e.g. otherwise pp untrimmed. Dark blue cloth gilt just showing some dust marks otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1771) £75.00

116. Watson, Adfam & Moss, Robert.: Grouse: the naural history of British and Irish species. London: HarperCollins, 2008. 1st. edn. xii,529pp. Numerous cold. photos., text figures. New Naturalist series no.107. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5952) £30.00

117. Whitehead, G. Kenneth.: The Deer of Great Britain and Ireland: an account of their history, status and distribution. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1964. 1st. edn. xv, 597pp. 95 b/w photos., maps. Neat bookplate to front pastedown. D/w faded on spine and rather rubbed and creased on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4653) £25.00

118. Williamson, Henry:: Salar the Salmon. London, Faber & Faber, 1935. 1st. edn., first issue. 319 pp. D/w design and two vignettes by C.F. Tunnicliffe. Top of text block stained red. Ownership signature dated “16.x.35”.  D/w a trifle rubbed on extremities, some minor loss to spine head and slightly dulled overall. Generally a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6125) £30.00

119. Wood, Rev. J. G.: Homes Without Hands: being a description of the habitats of animals classed according to their principle of the construction. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1875. Reprint. xix, 662pp. Numerous b/w illus. aeg. Green half-morocco binding with gilt decoration and lettering rather scuffed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.   (Stock ref 4618) £10.00