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Medicinal Herbs - Practical Chinese Traditional Medicine and Pharmacology

New World Press, Beijing
1st printing. 8vo in silk covered boards, gilt lettering to spine, 287pp
A well preserved almost AS NEW very clean and tight copy (page-block edges slightly tanned) in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket. An excellent copy
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Sex Science and Society - Addresses Lectures and Articles (SIGNED COPY)

Oriel Press, Newcastle Upon Tyne
1st printing. 8vo in pale blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 324pp, index. Inscribed 'Withe the author's best wishes' and signed by Alan Sterling Parkes on the front blank fly-leaf (no other inscriptions). Alan Sterling Parkes (1900 - 1990), leading reproductive biologist, and the first Mary Marshall Professor in the University of Cambridge.
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy in a VERY GOOD Dust Jacket (spine sunned and slightly torn at head of spine panel, looks very presentable in its protector)
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Chance and Necessity - An Essay on the Natural Philosophy of Modern Biology

Collins, London
8vo in brown boards, 187pp
A well preserved almost AS NEW unread copy ( top edge of page block faintly dusty) in a very slightly edge-chipped but otherwise FINE Dust Jacket
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Taboo and Genetics - A Study of the Biological Sociological and Psychological Foundation of the Family

Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, London
8vo in brown buckram, gilt lettering to spine, 255pp
VERY GOOD, a clean and tight copy
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Air and its Relations to Life - Being with Some Additions the Substance of A Course of Lectures Delivered in the Summer of 1874 At the Royal Institution of Great Britain

Longmans, Green and Co., London
Enlarged and corrected edition with new preface. 8vo in decoratively blind embossed brown buckram, gilt lettering to spine, 261pp + 1pp publishers ads at rear.
VERY GOOD+, a well preserved clean and tight copy (very mild signs of bookplate removal from front paste-down end-paper)
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Woodland Gleanings- Being An Account of British Forest Trees Indigenous and Introduced

Adam Scott, London
2nd Edition revised and enlarged. 8vo in the publishers' original blind and gilt embossed brown cloth, 287pp plus 8pp publishers ads at rear. Steel engraved title-page plus 64 other steel engravings in text
VERY GOOD+, a very clean and tight copy (small chip to cloth at head of spine, sliver of wear to bottom edge of spine, neatly repaired tear to front edge of spine, an otherwise remarkably well preserved copy)
Hardcover
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Two Hundred Years of British Farm Livestock

British Museum (Natural History), London
Heavy Square 4to in dark red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 272pp, colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, bibliog, index etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Portfolio 12

BBC Worlwide, London
Large square Quarto size (4to) in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 160pp, colour plates, etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy in an AS NEW unclipped Dust Jacket. An excellent copy
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Portfolio Seven / 7

Fountain Press, Kingston Upon Thames
1st printing. Square Quarto size (4to) in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine, 160pp, illustrated in colour throughout
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy (inscription on front blank fly-leaf) in an almost AS NEW price-clipped Dust Jacket (two minute chips to bottom edge of front panel, looks new in its protector)
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Botany - A Study of Pure Curiosity

Michael Joseph, London
4to in marbled boards, 154pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy in a very slightly spine sunned but otherwise AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Infant Chimpanzee and Human Child - A Classic 1935 Comparative Study of Ape Emotions and Intelligence

Oxford University Press, Oxford
Heavy, large 8vo. in red faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 452pp, plates, etc
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Sexual Chemistry - A History of the Contraceptive Pill

Yale University Press, New Haven and London
1st printing. Thick, heavy 8vo. in black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 372pp, plates, bibliography, index
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Analysis of Leaf Development

Cambridge University Press, London & New York
Large 8vo in dark blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 109pp, illustrations in text, diagrams etc, bibliog, index
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (hint of tanning to leaves) in a very slightly dusty and faintly tanned but otherwise FINE Dust Jacket.
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Indisch Tuinboek

De Spieghel, Amsterdam
Thick heavy 4to in thick tan coloured linen covered boards, red and black lettering to spine and front cover, 314pp, 292 colour plates, index etc. Text in Dutch
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (end-papers and page-block edges a little tanned) in a tanned VERY GOOD Dust Jacket (slightly marked and nicked, looks very presentable in its protector)
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Pandas

Christopher Helm, London
4to in green faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 152pp, plates in colour and b/w, maps, extensive bibliography, index etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Rambles Among the Wild Flowers (All five parts in one volume)

Nelson, London
Thick, quite heavy 8vo. in gilt embossed blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, all page-block edges gilt. Parts I to V (1 to 5) complete: 114pp, 106pp, 94pp, 98pp and 98pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, indexes etc. This copy collated as complete. First published in 1895 as 5 separate volumes
A well preserved VERY GOOD+ clean copy (front inner hinge neatly repaired or strengthened with paper tape nearly matching the end-papers)
1st editionHardcover
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year Portfolio 17

BBC Books, London
1st printing. Heavy 4to. in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 160pp, colour photos, etc
NEW copy in a NEW price-clipped Dust Jacket
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year Portfolio 19

BBCBooks, London
1st printing. Large square 4to in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 160pp, illustrated in colour throughout
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Portfolio 21

Natural History Museum, London
1st printing. Large square 4to in black boards, silver lettering to spine, 160pp on stiff art paper
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Portfolio 15

BBC Books, London
1st printing. Large square 4to in black boards, silver lettering to spine, 159pp
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Portfolio 15

BBC Books, London
1st printing. Large square 4to in black boards, silver lettering to spine, 159pp
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Artists' Kew - An Exhibition of Contemporary Works (Kew Gardens Gallery 9 May - 18 June 2006)

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, London
Large 4to. in cream boards, 96pp, colour plates, etc
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Arctic Wolf - Living with the Pack

Voyageur Press, Still Water / Swan Hill, Shrewsbury
Large 4to. in colour printed stiff glossy card covers, 128pp, colour plates, etc.
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy
1st editionSoftcover
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Portfolio 17

BBCBooks, London
1st printing. Heavy 4to. in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 160pp, colour photos, etc
NEW unread copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Animals in Motion

Dover, New York
Quarto size (4to) in green linen covered boards, gilt lettering to spine, 74pp text with plates and illustrations in text, plus 183 full page plates at rear
A well preserved very clean and tight FINE copy in a lightly edge-nicked unclipped Dust Jacket (looks fine in its protector)
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The Trials of Life (SIGNED COPY)

Collins / BBC Books, London
Heavy 4to. in bright red faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 320pp, colour plates, index etc. Inscribed and signed by author on the half title leaf
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (thin sliver of very slight creasing to spine ends) in a slightly corner rubbed near FINE Dust Jacket
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The Masters of Nature Photography - Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Natural History Museum, London
1st printing. Large landscape 4to. in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 224pp, illustrated in colour throughout
AS NEW (slight crease to spine on rear hinge from bumping) in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Endless Forms - Charles Darwin, Natural Science and the Visual Arts

Yale University Press, New Haven and London
Large heavy 4to. in black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 344pp, illustrated in colour throughout, index etc
A well preserved AS NEW copy in an almost AS NEW Dust Jacket (very faintly edge-creased)
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year Portfolio 19

BBC Books, London
1st printing. Large square 4to in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 160pp, illustrated in colour throughout
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Horse Movement - Structure, Function and Rehabilitation

J.a. Allen, London
Quarto size (4to) in rust red faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 192pp, illustrated in colour throughout, index etc
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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