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1 BANNERMAN David A. & W. Mary Birds of Cyprus.
Oliver and Boyd, 1958. 
4to. pp. ixix. 384. Very Good in dust jacket. Colour and black and white plates and illustrative drawings. Fold away map. Foxing on end papers and edges. Jacket slightly rubbed and chipped - badly on top spine. ornithology natural history 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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2 BOULENGER, G.A. The Tailless Batrachians of Europe.
Ray Society, 1897 - 8. 
2 volumes. 8vo. pp. iii, 210: 211 - 376; illustrations, folding maps, fine colour lithographs. Origional cloth, Very Good. Ex-Worcester public library with labels and stamps but not too obtrusive. This is one of a number of Ray Society publications recently added to stock. Search my stock for other volumes. Savings can be made on multiple purchases. 
Price: 395.00 GBP
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3 BRISTOWE, William Syer The Comity of Spiders.
Ray Society, 1939 - 41. 
2 volumes. 8vo. pp. x, 228; 19 plates: xiv, 229 - 560; plates 20 - 22. Original cloth, Very Good. Ex-Worcester public library with labels and stamps but not too obtrusive. This is one of a number of Ray Society publications recently added to stock. Search my stock for other volumes. Savings can be made on multiple purchases. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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4 COOPER RESEARCH LABORATORY The Journal of the Cooper Research Laboratory, Edited by Walter E. Collinge, Director.
Berkhamsted: The Cooper Research Laboratory, 1909. 
Small 4to. pp. iv, [2],72; illustrations. Cloth backed boards, with the printed compliments slip of the director inserted. Very Good. The founder of the company, Richard Cooper formulated the dip for the prevention of Scab which formed the basis for the success of the company which then investigated other agricultural and veterinary treatments. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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5 DAUDIN, F.M. Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière des reptiles.
Paris: F. Dufart, [1801-3] 
8 volumes. 8vo. pp. 384: 429, [3]: 452: 397: 365: 447: 436 439; 100 engraved plates. A fine unpressed and uncut set, some volumes unopened, in the original patterned boards, some retaining the printed spine labels with a little minor restoration. Each volume contained in a fleece lined quarter mottled calf solander with patterned paper signs. A magnificent clean, unfoxed set almost as it would have arrived from the publisher over 200 years ago. 
Price: 1250.00 GBP
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6 ESCOFET, José The Auricula. [Twelve paintings by José Escofet.] With text by Brenda Hyatt.
Stephanie Hoppen, 1990. 
Folio. pp. [6]; 12 mounted colour plates. Half morocco, raised bands, gilt, morocco label to front cover, top edge gilt. Lacking the slipcase. One of 500 copies printed. natural history botany. 
Price: 195.00 GBP
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7 HUXLEY, Thomas H. The Crocodillian Remains Found in the Elgin Sanstones, with remarks on the Ichnites of Cummingstone.
H.M.S.O., 1877. 
1st Edition. Folio. pp. 16 large plates, one folding, with acompanying text. Front wrapper mounted. Ex-library bound in later cloth with usual stamps. Many margins repaired. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Cretaceous Rocks of Britain. Volume I - III. I. The Gault and Upper Greensand of England. II. The Lower and Middle Chalk of England. III. The Upper Chalk of England., JUKES-BROWNE, A.J.
8 JUKES-BROWNE, A.J. The Cretaceous Rocks of Britain. Volume I - III. I. The Gault and Upper Greensand of England. II. The Lower and Middle Chalk of England. III. The Upper Chalk of England.
H.M.S.O., 1900 - 04. 
3 Volumes. Large 8vo. pp.xiv, 499; folding maps, illustrations: xiii, 568; folding map, illustrations: x, 566; illustrations. Original blind stamped cloth, near Fine and partially unopened. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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9 MITCHELL, John Loch Lomondside: gateway to the Western Highlands of Scotland. New Naturalist No. 88.
London : HarperCollins, 2001 
232 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm. 1st Edition, 1st printing. Fine in dust wrapper, not price clipped, not faded. Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-219) and index. Natural history,Scotland,Lomond, Loch,Lomond, Loch (Scotland),Description and travel,History 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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Verhandeling Over De Slangen en Adders die in het Landschap Drenthe..., VAN LIER, J.
10 VAN LIER, J. Verhandeling Over De Slangen en Adders die in het Landschap Drenthe...
Amsterdam: Erven Houtuin and L. Huisingh, 1781. 
1st Edition with text in Dutch and French. 4to. pp. Engraved title page, [4], 372; 3 fine hand coloured plates. Contemporary mottled calf showing some slight restoration but an excellent copy with nice wide margins. 
Price: 1500.00 GBP
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The Geology of the Northern Part of the English Lake District., WARD, J. Clifton
11 WARD, J. Clifton The Geology of the Northern Part of the English Lake District.
H.M.S.O., 1876. 
Large 8vo. pp. xii, 132; sections, maps, plates (some folding). Original blind stamped cloth, worn at the head of the spine. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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12 WATSON, H.W. and BURBURY, S.H. A Treatise of the Application of Generalised Coordinates to the Kinetics of a Material System.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1879. 
1st Edition. 8vo. pp. viii, 104, 32 [publisher’s catalogue]. Original cloth front joint tender. Withdrawn form Hull University Maths Dept library with a couple of stamps on the half title page. mathematics 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Natal Birds (Including the Species belonging to Natal and the Eatern Districts of the Cape Colony), WOODWARD, R.B & J.D.S.
13 WOODWARD, R.B & J.D.S. Natal Birds (Including the Species belonging to Natal and the Eatern Districts of the Cape Colony)
Pietermaritzburg: P. Davis & Sons, 1899. 
8vo. pp. v. 215. Colour plate at front. Ex library copy. Very Good, in red pebble grained cloth boards. Library bookplate. Spine rubbed, boards slightly soiled. ornithology natural history 
Price: 195.00 GBP
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