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Savage Earth
1 Savage Earth
London Harper Collins 1997 0002201062 / 9780002201063 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ 
Avery intresting book on natural events cover slightly curled on top and bottom of d/w. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
The Big Cats and Their Fossil Relatives, Antón, Mauricio; Alan Turner
2 Antón, Mauricio; Alan Turner The Big Cats and Their Fossil Relatives
USA Columbia University Press 1997 0231102283 / 9780231102285 2nd Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
This extensively illustrated book is an exposition of the origins, diversification, and adaptations of the larger- bodied members, extant and extinct of the cat family. The text also allows readers to understand the big cats' place in nature, occurrence and preservation in the fossil record. There is edge wear to the hardboards edges, top and base, and the D/W also has edge ware to its edges with some small tears to the base and wear to the corners, it is also starting to delaminate. The D/W has also been stuck to the end papers by sticky tape. Otherwise it is still a good , clean and tight copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
3 Armstrong M.A. S. F. British Grasses and their Employment in Agriculture
UK Cambridge University Press 1950 7th edition Hardcover Poor No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
This book as been well read the green boards are marked and bumped on the corners the spine shows wear at the top and bottom and the title lettering is faded on the spine there is a dedication in ink on the fep.The pages are still tight and clean. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
The Eternal Darkness, Ballard, Robert D.; Hively, Will
4 Ballard, Robert D.; Hively, Will The Eternal Darkness
U.S.A. Princeton University Press 2000 0691027404 / 9780691027401 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Until a few decades ago, the ocean depths were almost as mysterious and inaccessible as outer space. Oceans cover two-thirds of the earth's surface with an average depth of more than two miles -yet humans had never ventured more than a few hundred feet below the waves. One of the great scientific and archaeological feats of our time has been to finally to cast light on the 'eternal darkness' of the deep sea. This is the story of that achievement , told by the man who has done more than any other to make it possible: Robert Ballard. PLEASE NOTE: International Economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 and is by sea and could take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
5 Barnes-svarney, Patricia .L Through the Telescope a Guide for the Amateur Astronomer
New York Magraw Hill 2000 0071348042 / 9780071348041 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ 
From the very close to her far reaches of space,Through the Telescope presents a uniquely " user friendly" view of the universe, and offers both novice and advanced astronomers some of the best tools available to watch the night sky.There are creases to the top and bottom corners on the back of the book. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
6 Bell's Richard Britain.
London William Collins &Sons & co Ltd 1981 0002195690 / 9780002195690 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ Richard Bell. 
A lovely country book full full of the authors coloured sketches. This is a 1st Edition secondhand book with brown hardcovers , which are in very good condition. The dustwrapper as a slight tear on the back top corner and a little damage to the bottom of the back cover otherwise in good order. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
Beyond: Visions Of The Interplanetary Probes, Benson, Michael
7 Benson, Michael Beyond: Visions Of The Interplanetary Probes
USA Harry N. Abrams 2003 0810945312 / 9780810945319 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
In the past four decades, the small squadron of robots that have been launched to explore the Solar System has produced an eye openly visionary body of work, one that easily ranks with the greatest achievements of landscape photography. This book pulls together the most spectacular images from the history of robotic space exploration to create an awe inspiring visual narrative journey through the planets. The D/W shows light shelf wear to its corners and edge and light scratches to the black panels. Otherwise a Good, clean and tight copy. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
8 Bord Janet, Colin Bord. The secret country.
London UK BCA 1977 British First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
all about the standing stones of the British isles and other ancient sites.The top is slightly foxed on pages and nibbling on top edge of cover .Illustration in black and white. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
Into Orbit, By the severn Astronauts of Project Mercury.
9 By the severn Astronauts of Project Mercury. Into Orbit
UK Cassell & Co 1962 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
This book has the usual wear and tear to the corners and light tanning to the price boards , the page edges are tanned with some staining, the price on the front flap as been inked out, there is some staining to the back flap and the corners of the d/w shows signs of wear. Don't be fooled by the above condition of the book , this is a perfectly readable copy of the early days of space flight. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Dinosaur Systematics Approaches of Perspective., Carpenter Kenneth and Philip J. Curry.
10 Carpenter Kenneth and Philip J. Curry. Dinosaur Systematics Approaches of Perspective.
Cambridge University Press. 1990 0521366720 / 9780521366724 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ 
This volume will serve has a hand book for furthur reseach into Dinosaurs Systematics and be a valuable addition to the bookshelves of vetebrate paleontologists and their graduate students.This is a secondhand book in very good condition as is the dustwrapper. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
R.J. Corbins: Travels of a Bothy Boy, Corbin, R.J & Jen Green
11 Corbin, R.J & Jen Green R.J. Corbins: Travels of a Bothy Boy
UK Potting Shed Publications 2007 0952895609 / 9780952895602 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Pictorial covers Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 Signed by Author(s)
Now in his ninth decade, Robert Corbin's " Travels of a Bothy Boy" makes fascinating reading not only for amateur and professional gardeners but also for everyone who cares about the natural environment. It is also an acknowledgement of his major contribution to the environmental wellbeing of London life . This number 512 of 1000 limited edition. A good clean and tight copy. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
12 Dixon,Norman .F. Our Own Worst Enemy
London Jonathan Cape 1987 0224023721 / 9780224023726 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ 
An important book for psychologists, and also historians.An absorbing, perceptive and often very funny study in human frailty.The authors conclusions are stimulating and almost invariably provocative. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
History from the Earth : An Introduction to Archaeology, Forde-Johnston, J
13 Forde-Johnston, J History from the Earth : An Introduction to Archaeology
UK. BCA 1974 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
This survey of archaeology gives a clear picture of the extent of the subject in time and space, and provides the necessary information which is required for more specialized study. This book shows signs of use on the d/w which as a faded spine and creased edges. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Whittle: The True Story, Golley, John
14 Golley, John Whittle: The True Story
UK Airlife Publishing Ltd 1987 0906393825 / 9780906393826 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Sir Frank Whittle was a technical prodigy, whose foresight in the 1920's enabled him to visualise aircraft flying at speeds and heights hitherto undreamed of, powered by his totally new kind of engine: a gas turbine whose sole objective was to produced a jet of hot gas. Yet therein lay the seeds of years of bitter struggle, against self interested MInistry officials and , later, against unscrupulous industrialists. There is a signature ( not the author) in ink on the front paste down, there is also very light wear to the corners of the D/W. A nice clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International second class economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
15 Gooley, Tristan Natural Explorer: Understanding Your Landscape
UK Sceptre 2012 1444720317 / 9781444720310 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
In this book the author shows how we can unlock the landscape around us in a profound new way by fully appreciating the connections and subtle interplay between the land, sea, sky, planets, animals and people. The edges of the text block has some light marking, and there is a little crimping to the top of the D/W. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Vets might fly, Herriot, James.
16 Herriot, James. Vets might fly
london Michael Joseph Ltd 1976 0718115120 / 9780718115128 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ larry 
The book is in good condition the cover is a bit rubbed but is in sound condition with no tears and is not price clipped. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
English Landscapes., Hoskins, W. G.
17 Hoskins, W. G. English Landscapes.
UK British Broadcasting Corporation 1973 0563124075 / 9780563124078 1st Edition Soft cover Good Pictorial covers Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
The English landscape is the oldest and richest record we possess. For some four thousand years it has been written upon over and over again in a kind of code. This book shows how to read what the widely different landscapes are saying in their own way. The text block is lightly tanned and stained and the covers shows edge wear and light fading. A good , tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
The Navigator's Art, Hutson, A.B.A.
18 Hutson, A.B.A. The Navigator's Art
UK Mills & Boon Ltd 1974 0263055922 / 9780263055924 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
The history of navigation is important in our understanding of the art as it stands today. This is an extremely readable account of how navigational techniques developed. this book will serve as a useful introduction to the art of navigation at all levels. The boards have bumps to the corners and base of the spine. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
To Rise from Earth the Complete Guide to Spacflight, Lee,wayne
19 Lee,wayne To Rise from Earth the Complete Guide to Spacflight
London Blandford 2000 2nd Editon Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ 
there is some minor rubbing on the corners of the d/w. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
James Herriot:  The Life of a Country Vet., Lord , Graham
20 Lord , Graham James Herriot: The Life of a Country Vet.
Uk Headline Publishing 1997 0747219753 / 9780747219750 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
The D/J shows rippling to the head and foot with a small tear to the top back corner, and the page edges are lightly tanned. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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