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Wild Flowers

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1 Bell's Richard Britain.
London William Collins &Sons & co Ltd 1981 0002195690 / 9780002195690 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 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
2 Christiansen, M. Skytte; translated & Edited by Vera HIggins The Pocket Encycopaedia of Wild Flowers in colour.
London UK Blandford Press Ltd 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 Henning Anthon. 
The green boards are faded and have stains from sticky tape on the front and back paste downs and the page edges are tanned. The D/J is covered in plastic but is still sun faded and dirty and both front and rear flaps have sticky tape marks on them. This book was first published in Denmark in1962 and then published in UK In 1965. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
Four Fields, Dee, Tim
3 Dee, Tim Four Fields
UK Jonathan Cape Ltd 2013 0224090720 / 9780224090728 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In this book Tim Dee tells the story of four green fields. Four fields spread around the world: their grasses, their hedges, their birds, their skies, and their natural and human histories. This is a profound and lyrical book by one of Britain's best writers about nature. A very clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE ;International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
The Natural History of Dorset, Dorset Wildlife Trust; Dorset Wildlife Trust
4 Dorset Wildlife Trust; Dorset Wildlife Trust The Natural History of Dorset
UK The Dovecote Press 1997 1874336407 / 9781874336402 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Bob Gibbons & Colin Varndell 
As David Bellamy says in his foreword, ' Dorset still boasts a wealth of wildlife', and one which includes some of our rarest and most endangered species. Each of Dorset's glorious patchwork of landscapes is home to a distinctive community of plants and animals - many of them illustrated in this fascinating and very readable account of Dorset's natural history. There is light foxing to both front and rear end-papers, there is also a signature in ink on the half title page. The D/W shows shelf wear to its edges and corners and particularly on the top rear panel. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
The Peak District, Edwards, K.C.
5 Edwards, K.C. The Peak District
UK Godfrey Cave Associates Ltd 1990 1870630343 / 9781870630344 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This book is the general introduction to the region for naturalists. It presents a concise account of the Peak District's geological structure and history from ancient upheavals to the effects of erosion to-day.To many of the thousands of ramblers who visit the Peak District, here is a book by one who has trodden all the paths before them and can enhance their enjoyment of this National Park. A good, clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 16.50 GBP
Mountain flowers, Huxley,Anthony
6 Huxley,Anthony Mountain flowers
london blandford press 1967 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 daphine barry and mary grierson 
A unique guide to the mountain flowers of Europe, this volume has 112 colour plates depicting 884 plants, while a further 36 black and white plates, and drawings in the text, bring the total of plants illustrated to over 1200. A good clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Shropshire Meres and Mosses., Jones, Nigel
7 Jones, Nigel Shropshire Meres and Mosses.
UK. Shropshire Books 1993 0903802562 / 9780903802567 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Pictorial covers Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The meres and mosses of Shropshire form not only a beautiful landscape, but also vital habitat for fast disappearing plants and animals. This is a guide book to the sites that could be visited at the time of publication, telling the visitor what to look out for and explaining why the whole region is of national importance. There is some light creasing to the back cover. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Review of the Cornish Flora 1980, Margetts, L.J.; David, R.W.
8 Margetts, L.J.; David, R.W. Review of the Cornish Flora 1980
UK Institute of Cornish Studies 1981 0903686341 / 9780903686341 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The first comprehensive survey of all the flowering plants and ferns of Cornwall since 1922. Incorporating all the records contributed by observers over the last 60 years, when this book was published. There is an owners name in ink on the front paste-down and the text block edges show light tanning. The D/W has a small amount of light scratching to its surface with some indentations, but all in all a good clean tight book. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
9 Michael (edited by) CHINERY Kingfisher Concise Field Guide : Animals & Plants of Britain & Europe.
Dolphin Publications 1992 1856960250 / 9781856960250 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The book has no d/w but is in v/g condition full of detail. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
10 Reader's Digest. Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of Britain (Nature Lover's Library)
UK Reader's Digest 1981 0276002172 / 9780276002175 Reprint.1986 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 
There is some rippling to the D/w on the edges, and the top page edges are lightly stained. There is a dedication on the front page ends. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
A Country Woman's Journal: The Sketchbook of a Passionate Naturalist, Shaw, Margaret
11 Shaw, Margaret A Country Woman's Journal: The Sketchbook of a Passionate Naturalist
UK Constable 2002 1841196312 / 9781841196312 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Hidden in a drawer for over seventy years, Margaret Shaw's perfectly preserved sketchbook diaries of 1926 to 1928 record in watercolour and prose the flora and fauna of an almost vanished world, where eaves swarm with house martins, elm trees still grow tall and hedgerows are everywhere filled with " quarrelsome noisy wrens " . a delightful book. There is an owners name in faint pencil on the front end paper. PLEASE NOTE; International second class economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
The Biology of Flowering Plants, Skene MacGregor
12 Skene MacGregor The Biology of Flowering Plants
London Sidgwick & Jackson 1924 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
There is no dw and there are some names written in the end papers self worn and yellowed, foxing on edges dirty page edges to top of book. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Hedgerow Book, Wilson, Ron
13 Wilson, Ron Hedgerow Book
UK David & Charles ( publishers ) Ltd 1979 0715377280 / 9780715377284 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
The familiar patchwork pattern of the British rural landscape owes much to the everyday hedgerow: those lines of shrubs, trees and smaller plants that we take for granted as an integral part of our countryside. The history of the hedgerow is explained, how to date hedges from the species growing in them, and the urgent need for conservation of the right kind of hedges. The D/W shows light signs of shelf-wear with spotting to the front flap which is also priced-clipped. 
Price: 15.00 GBP

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