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Image for Atlas Federativne Narodne Republike Jugoslavije

Atlas Federativne Narodne Republike Jugoslavije

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Belgrade, Izdanje Geokarta: 1952

Seller ID: 009873


Illustrated, + 22 double-page colour maps, large 12mo (measures 104mm x 177mm), pp 63, slightly age-toned internally but otherwise very clean and tight, cloth-backed pictorial boards, slightly dull and worn. SCARCE. [Serbian ? text]. View more info

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Atlas de La Republica Argentina. Volume 1 - Parte Politica

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Ejercito Argentino - Instituto Geografica Militar: 1965

Seller ID: 010046


Illustrated, slim quarto, pp 122, very slightly weak internally, green cloth very slightly worn. SCARCE. View more info

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Leachmn's Engelsk-Norsk Lomme-Ordbog (English Norwegian Pocket Dictionary and Manual of Useful Information

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, J. Leachman & Sons:

Seller ID: 013167


[May be a first edition ? - the verso of title page states "Copyright 1897]. Small tall 16mo, (measures 140mm x 68mm), pp 192 + 192, a little age-toned and dog-eared, there is an alphabetical thumb index front and back - the book inverts for each language, dark violet cloth, a little worn. [A contemporary bookseller's stamp on the title page. Originally in the library of the zoologist A.G. Searle, from whom it was given to the Kew botanist C.E. Hubbard.]. Postage wil... View more info

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Morris Minor 1952 - 1971 Autobook

By: Ball, Kenneth

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Brighton, Autopress Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 011567


Fourth edition, fully revised, and reprinted 1973. Illustrated, large 8vo, pp 136, fore-edge thumbed, very slight signs of use internally, pictorial laminated boards slightly worn and marked. SCARCE. [Covers the Series 2 - 1952 - 56; 1000 with 948cc engine - 1956-62; with 1098cc engine -1962 - 70; Quarter ton Van - 1956 - 62; 6 cwt Van and Pick-up 1962-70 and the Traveller 1953-71.] View more info

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Book Auction Records, Cumulative Index to Volumes 66 - 69

By: Batho, D. (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd: 1977

Seller ID: 010073


Large quarto, pp iv, 1129, slightly worn internally, cloth a little worn and faded, slightly rubbed at the joints. Very heavy - extra postage may be needed. View more info

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General Index to Book Auction Records for the Years 1979-1984 (Volumes 77 - 81)

By: Batho, D. (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: 010074


Large quarto, pp viii, 1008, slightly worn internally, cloth faded. Very heavy - extra postage may be needed. View more info

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How to Identify Flowering Plant Families, A Practical Guide for Horticulturists and Plant Lovers

By: Baumgardt, John Philip

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Beaverton, Timber Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012345


Illustrated, octavo, pp 269, very slightly used internally, a few slightly turned corners, paperback, covers slightly worn, lower cover a little creased. View more info

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A Biographical Index of Deceased British and Irish Botanists (William Stearn's copy)

By: Britten, James & Boulger, George S. (revised by A.B. Rendle)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Taylor & Francis: 1931

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 013389


Octavo, pp xxii, 342, fore-edge slightly spotted, endpapers very slightly foxed, cloth very slightly faded and marked, otherwise a good sound copy. From the library of William Stearn, with his signature and bookplate. View more info

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Bibliography of South African Botany (up to 1951)

By: Bullock A.A.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Pretoria, Dept of Agriculture: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001743


Large 8vo, pp iv, 194, paperback, very slightly worn. View more info

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The Boatswain's Manual

By: Chase, H.F.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd: 1972

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: 011285


Third edition, revised. Illustrated, pp x, 319, (pages 193 - 200 are badly creased at the lower corner), a name and address on the front endpape, blue cloth slightly worn and marked, the dustwrapper is a bit worn and torn, lacking a tiny piece at the head of the spine, old sellotape repairs on the inner side. View more info

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A Dictionary of Microbial Taxonomy

By: Cowan, S.T. (edited by L.R. Hill)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 012671


Large octavo, pp xii, 285, binding leaning very very slightly, otherwise an exceedingly good clean copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [Considerably enlarged from the previous edition of 1968]. View more info

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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE ANIMAL WORLD - a rare complete set of 21 parts

By: De Beer, Sir Gavin; Burton, Robert & Maurice; Bourliere, Francois (et al) (editors)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: J & H International Corporation: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010068


Very well illustrated, slim quarto, 21 volumes, pp 2032, pictorial laminated boards, a few spine heads pulled, but otherwise only very slightly worn.Complete sets seem to be very scarce. [A detailed work, and quite scientific in-depth accounts. This is far more than a "popular" work. A glance at a few consecutive pages at random show : prawns, precious coral, predation, preen gland, powder post beetles, pratincoles, potto, potoo, priapulus, primates, prions, p... View more info

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Bibliographia Orchidacearum. Volumes 2 - 6 (in six parts)

By: Dietrich, Helga

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Jena,

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010335


Six volumes, square 8vo, paperbacks, slightly worn. SCARCE. (Two of the volumes are signed by the author). {The first two volumes cover the period 1900 - 1978. The next four volumes cover 1979 to 1990, tohether with addenda for the whole pariod.]. A heavy set - extra postage may be required. View more info

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How to Read an English Garden

By: Eburne, Andrew & Taylor, Richard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Ebury Press: 2007

Seller ID: 011128


Well illus, lge 8vo, pp 272, a very good copy in dustwrapper. ["This is the essential book for every garden lover. It provides an account of the different elements of gardens of all ages and explains their meaning and their history: here, you'll find the answer to such questions as: when were tulips introduced into our gardens, and what was 'tulip-mania'? What is a knot-garden, and what was the origin of its design? Who was 'Capability' Brown, and how did he get his ... View more info

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Descriptive Catalogue of the Collection Illustrating Fire Fighting Appliances (Science Museum)

By: Gilbert, K.R.

Price: £3.20

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011276


Illustrated, small slim 8vo, pp viii, 47, very slightly worn internally, paperback, covers very slightly rubbed and chipped. Postage will be reduced. View more info

Image for English-Spanish Chemical and Medical Dictionary, comprising terms used in medicine, surgery, dentistry, veterinary, biochemistry, biology, pharmacy, allied science and related scientific equipment

English-Spanish Chemical and Medical Dictionary, comprising terms used in medicine, surgery, dentistry, veterinary, biochemistry, biology, pharmacy, allied science and related scientific equipment

By: Goldberg, Morris

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York and London, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009979


Large 8vo, pp x, 692, very clean internally, cloth slightly worn and age-toned, upper cover slightly wrinkled. (Professor Jack Hawkes' copy, with his pencilled signature on the uppoer cover.) View more info

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Ready to use Old-Fashioned Nautical Illustrations

By: Grafton, Carol Belanger (arranger)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011433


Very well illustrated, slim quarto, pp 32, paperback, the slightest of wear to the covers. View more info

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The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening

By: Huxley, Anthony (editor)

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, The Royal Horticultural Society: 1992

Seller ID: 010552


Four volumes, orange cloth, quarto, the spine head to Volume 4 slightly damaged, otherwise a very good set of this standard work. [Very heavy - extra postage will be required.]. {This work encompasses a vast range of plants grown on a domestic or commercial scale in private gardens or present in specialist and botanical collections. They are plants grown for ornament, for amenity or for economic use, and they include a selection of cultivars. 50,000 plants are described,... View more info

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Biological Nomenclature

By: Jeffrey, Charles

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1973

Seller ID: 010922


Slim 8vo, pp x, 69, a very good copy indeed in a slightly rubbed dustwrapper. View more info

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Discover Box Hill - a guide for teachers and parents

By: Juniper Hall Field Centre Staff

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Box Hill Managemant Committee: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013412


[Not dated - c.1987 ?]. Well illustrated, tall quarto, pp (44), paperback, ring bound, very slight signs of use, but a very good copy. View more info