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Transactions of the Symposium on Photo Interpretation, Delft, 1962

By: Archives Internationales de Photogrammetrie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Delft, Uitgeverij Waltman: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007833

Condition: Good


Illustrated, large quarto, pp 532 (+ adverts), fore-edge quite foxed but otherwise clean internally, cloth slightly marked and worn, in a rubbed and frayed dustwrapper. [Very heavy - extra postage may be needed.] View more info

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Arenicola - the Lug-Worm (L.M.B.C. Memoirs on Typical British marine Plants and Animals, Number XXII)

By: Ashworth, J.H.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Williams & Norgate Ltd: 1944

Seller ID: 011323

Condition: Poor


Illustrated with 8 lithographed anatomical plates (of which two are folding), + extra copy of plate 2, slim 8vo, pp 118, rather worn throughout, a marginal hole on the first six pages without any loss of text, no preliminary pages before the contents page, front hinge taped, original cloth-backed boards, slightly worn, rather marked by the addition of brown tape on the covers, which rather obscures the printing on the covers, a date of 1904 has been neatly added on the cover and internally. View more info

Image for Seals. A collection of 8 books: Shillay and the Seals. The World of the Walrus. The Seals and the Curragh.Grey Seals and the Farne Islands. The Seal Summer. The Natural History of Seals. Seals of the World

Seals. A collection of 8 books: Shillay and the Seals. The World of the Walrus. The Seals and the Curragh.Grey Seals and the Farne Islands. The Seal Summer. The Natural History of Seals. Seals of the World

By: Atkinson, Robert. Perry, Richard. Lockley, R.M. Anderson, Sheila. Hickling, Grace; Hooke, Nina Warner. Bonner, W.Nigel & King, Judith E.

Price: £25.00

Seller ID: 013811

Condition: Good


A good collection of books, comprising : Robert Atkinson - Shillay and the Seals, 1980, good in d.w. Richard Perry - The World of the Walrus, 1967, good in d.w. R.M. Lockley - The Seals and the Curragh, 1954, good in d.w. Sheila Anderson - Seals, 1990, good. Grace Hickling - Grey Seals and the Farne Islands, 1962, good in browned d.w. Nina Warner Hooke - The Seal Summer, 1964, good in sl worn d.w. W. Nigel Bonner - The Natural History of Seals, 1989, good in sl marked d.w. Judith E. King - Seals of the World, 1964, paperback, slightly worn. [A heavy lot, but no extra postage within the... View more info

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Guide to Beach Litter

By: Barton, Julia & Dr Phillip Cowie

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Littoral Art Project: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012330

Condition: New


A large illustrated folded card pamphlet. Closed, it measures 25cm x 16.5cm, but when fully opened 25cm x 99 cm. A detailed guide to plastic, metal, ceramic, wood, glass, rubber etc. Postage will be reduced. [Julia Barton's current work reflects her grave concern regarding the dangers of plastic within the environment. The installation Neo Terra, presented as part of the Littoral Art Project, investigates the critical issue of plastic marine and beach litter. Plastic in all its forms is weaving itself into the fabric of the earth’s ecosystems and earth itself, silently burying within becau... View more info

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The Tunicata with an account of the British Species

By: Berrill, N.J.

Price: £28.50

Publisher: London & New York, Johnson Reprint Company: 1968

Seller ID: 015026

Condition: Very Good


First reprinting. Illustrated with line drawings throughout the text, octavo, pp iv, 354, a minute signature opposite the half-title, fore-edge a little foxed, otherwise very clean internally, green cloth in very good condition. View more info

Image for The Biology of the Weddell and Crabeater Seals With a Study of the Comparative Behaviour of the Pinnipedia.  British Graham Land Expedition, 1934-37 Scientific Reports

The Biology of the Weddell and Crabeater Seals With a Study of the Comparative Behaviour of the Pinnipedia. British Graham Land Expedition, 1934-37 Scientific Reports

By: Bertram, G.C.L.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, The Trustees of the British Museum: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015653

Condition: As New


Illustrated with ten plates, a folding chart, with diagrams in the text, quarto, pp 139, a slight marginal crease to the last few plates, otherwise as new. A superb copy. View more info

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The Hebrides - a natural history

By: Boyd, J.Morton & Boyd, Ian L.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1990

Seller ID: 009453

ISBN: 0002198851

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, thick 8vo, pp 416, paperback, the slightest signs of wear, but really a very good copy. SCARCE. [The Hebrides is an area of great natural beauty, which draws back thousands of visitors year after year to its wonderful scenery and abundant wildlife. Yet, until now, there has been no up-to-date, complete natural history for its many followers to refer to. This new title fills the gap. In a style at once both readable and informative the Drs. J. M. and I. L. Boyd cover every aspect of the islands. Starting with a clear explanation of the geology, climate and hydrography, they move on... View more info

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The Natural Environment of the Inner Hebrides

By: Boyd, John Morton & Bowes, D.R. (editors)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Royal Society of Edinburgh: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012675

Condition: As New


Illustrated, large thick octavo, pp xvi, 648, very clean internally, paperback, a very good copy. SCARCE. A heavy book - postage may need to be increased if sending overseas. {Royal Society of Edinburgh Proceedings, Section B, Volume 83}. [Introduction, physical environment, marine and freshwater environment, vegetation and flora, evolution and fauna, land use and natural resources. Authors include A.J. Kerr, A.G. Bramwell, Colin Welch, M.A. Ogilvie, R.J. Berry, Francis Rose, H.J.B. Birks etc]. View more info

The Oyster - a popular summary of a scientific study

By: Brooks, William K.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Baltimore & London, The John Hopkins University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 005479

ISBN: 0801853915

Condition: Very Good


(1905). Facsimile reprint 1996. Small 8vo, pp xxxviii, 230, paperback, a very good copy. View more info

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Wake of the Whale

By: Brower, Kenneth

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, London, Paris, Friends of the Earth: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011162

ISBN: 009140360x

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, small folio, pp 160, a very good copy in a dustwrapper showing very slight signs of wear. View more info

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The Trophic Cascade in Lakes

By: Carpenter, Stephen R. & Mitchell, James F. (editors)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 010901

ISBN: 0521566843

Condition: Very Good


A few illustrations, pp xiv, 385, paperback, the very slightest signs of use to the covers, but virtually an as new copy of the original printing. [Fluctuations in fish populations in lakes can cascade through food webs to alter nutrient cycling, algal biomass and primary production. Trophic cascades may interact with nutrients and physical factors to explain most of the variance in lake ecosystem process rates. In this 1993 book, a multidisciplinary research team tests this idea by manipulating whole lakes experimentally, and coordinating this with palaeolimnological studies, simulation model... View more info

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Echinoderm Larvae (L.M.B.C. Memoirs on Typical British marine Plants and Animals, Number XXII)

By: Chadwick, Herbert C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Williams & Norgate Ltd: 1914

Seller ID: 011321

Condition: Fair


Illustrated with 9 lithographed anatomical plates, slim 8vo, pp viii, 32, very clean internally, rear hinge a little cracked but quite sound, original cloth-backed boards, slightly worn, rather marked by the adhesion remants of tape. View more info

Image for Classification of Wetlands and Deepwater Habitats of the United States

Classification of Wetlands and Deepwater Habitats of the United States

By: Cowardin, Lewis M.; Carter, Virginia; Golet, Francis C. & LaRoe, Edward T.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Department of the Interior: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014978

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large octavo, pp (4), 103, paperback, covers very slightly worn, otherwise a very good copy. View more info

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Grazing in Terrestrial and Marine Environments

By: Crisp, D.J. (editor)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford, Blackwell Scientific Publications: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011101

Condition: Very Good


Octavo, a large fold-out chart, diagrams within the text, pp xvi, 322, the dustwrapper has been neatly and permanently covered in plastic, a signature has been crossed out on the front endpaper, otherwise an excellent copy from the library of Dr Peter Moore, with his tiny label at the front. [British Ecological Society Symposium Number Four] View more info

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Dog-Whelks : an introduction to the biology of Nucella lapillus

By: Crothers, J.H.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Taunton, Field Studies Council: 1985

Seller ID: 008376

ISBN: 1851531718

Condition: Good


Illustrated, large slim 8vo, pp (70), clean internally, paperback, covers slightly foxed and age-toned, otherwise a good copy. SCARCE. View more info

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Land and Fresh Water Mollusks; Hydroids (Harriman Alaska Series Volume XIII)

By: Dall, William H.; Nutting, C.C.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Washington, The Smithsonian Institution: 1910

Seller ID: 012205

Condition: Good


Illustrated with 15 plates and 118 text illustrations, large octavo, pp (12), 250, a little age-toning throughout, top edge gilt, the other edges uncut, one inner hinge cracking but sound, endpapers unevenly faded, green cloth with gilt decoration, very slightly marked, lacking part of the label at the base of the spine. [Contains the 1910 Smithsonian title page, as well as the original red and black Doubleday, New York title page of 1905.] View more info

Image for Contribution to the Study of Xanthidae : Actaeinae (Decapoda : Crustacea) of India

Contribution to the Study of Xanthidae : Actaeinae (Decapoda : Crustacea) of India

By: Deb, Maya

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Zoological Survey of India: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013398

Condition: Very Good


Nine plates, slim octavo, pp )2), 59, paperback, covers slightly curved, otherwise as new. SCARCE. View more info

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Life in Mud and Sand

By: Eltringham, S.K.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, The English Universities Press Ltd, for Temple Press Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013664

ISBN: 034005039x

Condition: Very Good


A few illustrations and diagrams, octavo, pp vi, 218, name inked out on front endpaper, lacking free front endpaper, otherwise clean internally, paperback, covers very slightly age-toned. View more info

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Native Sea-Stars

By: Fell, H. Barraclough

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Wellington, A.H. and A.W. Reed: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011154

Condition: Good


Illustrated, 12mo, pp 64, front endpaper slightly indented from a previous pricing, otherwise clean internally, pictorial boards slightly rubbed and marked. SCARCE. (The starfishes of New Zealand). View more info

A Student's Guide to the Seashore

By: FISH, J.D. & S.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Unwin Hyman Limited: 1989

Seller ID: 005502

ISBN: 0045740445


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp xvi, 473, paperback, very slightly worn. View more info