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Warburg Reserve Nature Trail

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, BBONT:

Seller ID: 061898

Condition: Near Fine


28-page, stapled booklet produced by the Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Naturalists' Trust. Clean, glossy copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Brush with Nature, An Exhibition of Landscape Paintings and Nature Studies

By: N/A

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Bedford, Cecil Higgins Art Gallery: 1983

Seller ID: 065283

Condition: Very Good


50 page catalogue of the exhibition held from May 1982- early 1983 in Bedford. Illustrated with colour and b/w plates. Includes a sheet to the rear pocket listing the paintings and drawings on display. Slight fading to spine else a very good clean paperback. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Curriculum for Pupils of Twelve to Fifteen Years (Advanced Division)

By: N/A

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, University of London: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054208

Condition: Very Good


Results of an investigation into the nature of the curriculum for post-primary pupils in non-secondary courses. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Includes a letter from the Scottish Council for Research in Education to one of the panel. A little foxing to page edges but text block is clean. 343 pages including index. View more info

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Dark Estuary

By: "BB"

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, White Lion Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 065683

ISBN: 1874762511

Condition: Very Good


Originally published in 1953 - this is an attractive reprint of the nature classic by BB telling of his adventures with a gun and dogs on the salt marshes of the east coast, the remote estuaries of the highlands and about the techniques and weapons of a wild fowler. Clean crisp hardback in unclipped dustjacket. 164 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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From Spring to Fall or When Life Stirs

By: A Son of the Marshes, Owen, J.A. [editor]

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, William Blackwood: 1894

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 045170

Condition: Good


Victorian nature book which in which the author observes wildlife in the countryside of Surrey and Sussex. 244 pages. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Spine strip darkened. Some foxing to page edges but text block is generally clean, binding square and tight. A good copy. View more info

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Common Birds (India - the Land and People)

By: Ali, Salim & Futehally, Laeeq

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Book Trust India: 1967

Seller ID: 046242

Condition: Very Good


Covers the common birds to be found in India with a description on 97 different birds and an identifying colour plate of each one - offering a good starting point for any beginner. Good clean paperback which is a little rubbed to the edges and darkened to rear cover. 118 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Carriage Clocks : Their History and Development

By: Allix, Charles

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors' Club: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066732

ISBN: 0902028251

Condition: Very Good


Unravels the history, development, manufacture and the multi-national nature of this fascinating but unexplored area of horology. Heavy, large volume work in an unclipped d/w. Clean, glossy copy - 483 pages, including a general index and an index of plates. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Foundations of Computer Technology

By: Anderson, A.John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1994

Seller ID: 019365

ISBN: 0412598108

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright uncreased copy. An account of the nature and characteristics of modern computer systems and microprocessors, which integrates components, networks, systems, software and design. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Milford Trails

By: Anderson, William

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, A. H. & A. W. Reed: 1977

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 053879

ISBN: 0589004727

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition which presents the past and present adventure of the region to the travellers of today. Clean square hardback in a d/w - 187 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Human Nature and the Peace Problem

By: Angell, Norman

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, W. Collins Sons & Co: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055144

Condition: Good


Divided into three section - Nationality, Economics and the Assertion of Right; Patriotism and Power in War and Peace - the social outcome; The Spiritual Roots of the Settlement with an addendum called Touching 'The Great Illusion' Argument. A good clean hardback. 171 pages + adverts. View more info

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Top Wildlife Spots

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1999

Seller ID: 029970

ISBN: 000220178X

Condition: Near Fine


Features 200 of the top British reserves where you can see nature at its best - includes detailed maps and easy-to-follow descriptions. 256 pages including index. As new copy which appears unread. View more info

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Sneachta

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Slough, Berkshire, Zero to Ten: 1999

Seller ID: 030187

ISBN: 1840891246

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy of this book for young children. Text in Gaelic. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Five Against the Sea : A True Story of Courage and Survival

By: Arias, Ron

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Viking: 1990

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 029749

ISBN: 0670830925

Condition: Very Good


Charts the aftermath of a sudden storm and five fishermen's courageous, tenacious battle with the implacable forces of nature after drifting 4,500 miles from their home shores whilst crossing four time-zones. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w which shows a couple of tears to the rear cover. 226 pages including an afterword plus illustrated map endpapers. View more info

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Discovering Ecology

By: Armstrong, Patrick H.

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Shire Publications: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 013418

Condition: Very Good


72pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photographs. No 154 in the Discovering series. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lay Sermons

By: Asquith, Margot

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Thornton Butterworth: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054181

Condition: Reading Copy


A selection of writings on various subjects including: Carelessness, Health, Taste, Fashion, Human Nature etc. Sunned to spine strip and covers and previous owner's name on front endpaper. Text block clean. Binding tight. A good clean reading copy. 253 pages. View more info

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The Trials of Life

By: Attenborough, David

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Collins/BBC: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031553

ISBN: 0002199122

Condition: Very Good


The book which accompanied the BBC television series which looked at life in the animal world as a series of trials with each chapter covering a separate stage in the life of animals from birth to death. Illustrated throughout in colour, A very good clean copy in price-clipped jacket. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 320pp including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Life on Earth

By: Attenborough, David

Price: £10.50

Publisher: England, Collins: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 064253

Condition: Very Good


The book which accompanied the popular BBC television series. Clean bright copy in very good dustjacket. 319 pages including index. Illustrated throughout with colour photographs. View more info

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In the Countryside of South Leicestershire

By: Badcock, J.C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, Vance Harvey Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041410

Condition: Very Good


Deals with the natural history of a small stretch of countryside in South Leicestershire, and intended as a guide to such places as a modest introduction to the wildlife, both plant and animal, that abides therein. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 96 pages. Colour frontis + b.w. sketches throughout. View more info

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The Observer's Book of Sea Fishes

By: Bagenal T. B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 064598

ISBN: 072321509X

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustjacket. Describing 215 species with 139 illustrations of which 32 are in full colour. 184 pages. View more info

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The Descent of the Sun

By: Bain, F. W.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Watkins Books: 2001

Seller ID: 050233

ISBN: 1842930028

Condition: Near Fine


Old Hindu tale considering the nature of existence, the purpose of incarnation and reincarnation, the power of attraction and the triumph of love. Clean, crisp unread hardback in dustwrapper. 93 pages. View more info