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Wildlife Begins At Home

By: Soper, Tony

Price: £5.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1779

ISBN: 0715371118

Condition: Very Good


128 pp, illustrated boards a little rubbed to edges. Illustrations by Robert Gillmor and b + w photographs. The birds and wild animals who share our gardens. View more info

Wildlife Begins At Home

By: Soper, Tony

Price: £5.50

Publisher: David & Charles: 1975

Seller ID: 4279

ISBN: 0715371118

Condition: Fine


128pp, laminated illustrated boards, b + w photographs and illustrations. A clean copy. An introduction to the wild animals, such as worms, hedghogs, birds, which share our home. View more info

Natural History of the City Walls of York

By: Sowden, Harry

Price: £1.50

Publisher: York Archaological Trust: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14082

Condition: Fine


Reprint circa 2010. 4pp, soft covers with a photograph of PC Sowden. Information on Plants, Mammals, Birds and Insects found on the City Walls of York, taken from a paper 'Natural History of the City Walls of York' read on March 27th 1918 to the Yorkshire Philosophical Society. View more info

Romantic Ryedale

By: Spence, Joan and Bill

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Ambo Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 14846

ISBN: 0906641039

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 155pp, colour illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight Near Fine copy. The history and scenery of the towns and villages, such as Malton, Kirkby Moorside, Lastingham etc of Ryedale in Yorkshire. View more info

Some Of Our Best Friends Are Animals

By: Spence, Peter

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Arrow: 1980

Seller ID: 5478

ISBN: 0099147807

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated softback covers. 127pp, the paper browning a little with age. Previous owner's name inside front cover otherwise clean and tight. The hilarious story of a wildlife park, by the author of the TV series 'To The Manor Born'. View more info

The Country House Guide

By: Sproule, Anna and Pollard, Michael

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Century: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8081

ISBN: 0712618449

Condition: As New


A large heavy book of 320pp. Complete dustjacket. Many colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Descriptions of the history and treasures of family homes open to the public. View more info

Wildfowling With A Camera

By: Squire, Lorene

Price: £25.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10684

Condition: Very Good


Large format. Beige cloth covered boards. 217pp text and many b + w full-page photographs of birds.. Original owner's name and bookplate, a few spots of foxing to flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. A classic of wild bird photography View more info

St Andrews Its Character and Tradition

By: St Andrews Preservation Trust

Price: £9.50

Publisher: St Andrews Preservation Trust: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14227

Condition: Very Good


Blue covers with engraved illustration, with a very little wear to the ends of the spine. B + w engravings on wood and b + w photographs of the town, its buildings and its people. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Goatkeeping A Guide to Getting Started

By: Staniland, Iris

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Thorsons: 1984

Seller ID: 15363

ISBN: 0722505035

Condition: Fine


96pp, illustrated laminated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. Buying and caring for a goat, milking and milk products and rearing kids. View more info

Cambridge As It Was And As It Is Today

By: Steegmann, John

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Batsford: 1945

Seller ID: 4115

Condition: Very Good


3rd edition, revised. 120pp, blue cloth covered boards, faded to spine and edges. Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations, endpaper maps. Previous owner's name, otherwise internally clean. A history of the university View more info

Birds Of Heath And Marshland

By: Stepanek, O

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Spring: 1964

Seller ID: 2678

Condition: Fine


3rd impression. 134pp, cream boards, dustjacket with wear to edges of spine, and a portion of loss to back. Translated by A. Denesova. Full page colour illustrations. A clean copy View more info

Six Pointer Buck

By: Stephen, David

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Century: 1985

Seller ID: 14960

ISBN: 0712608206

Condition: Very Good


255pp, the paper browning a little with age, complete dustjacket. Previous owner's bookplate under front dustjacket turnover flap, otherwise a very clean copy A reissue of the classic story of Bounce the scottish roebuck. View more info

Flowercraft

By: Stevenson, Violet

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1981

Seller ID: 7654

Condition: Fine


A tall book of 188pp. Colour and b + w photographs. A clean copy. Pot pourri, dried flowers, pressed flowers, candied flowers as well as flower arrangement techniques. View more info

The Observer's Book Of British Wild Animals

By: Stokoe, W J

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Warne: 1000

Seller ID: 4626

Condition: Very Good


Presumed 1st edition, circa 1950. Pocket size. 224pp, brown cloth covered boards,a little rubbed to edge of spine. 69 species, 72 illustrations of which 46 are in colour. Flyleaf removed, a couple of small marks to margins, otherwise clean. Includes bats, frogs, mice, fox, otter etc. View more info

The Observer's Book of Trees and Shrubs of the British Isles

By: Stokoe, W J

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Warne: 1938

Seller ID: 14232

Condition: Very Good


The first reprint of the first edition of 1938. A pocket sized book of 240p, with green cloth covered boards, a little faded to spine. Descriptions of 106 species and 177 illustrations, 16 of which are in full colour. Internally clean. View more info

The Observer's Book Of British Wild Animals

By: Stokoe, W J and Burton, Maurice

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Warne: 1957

Seller ID: 12908

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition, circa 1950. Pocket size. 224pp, dustjacket with a little wear to spine. 64 species, 72 illustrations of which 46 are in colour. Gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Includes bats, frogs, mice, fox, otter etc. View more info

Botany Or The Modern Study Of Plants

By: Stopes, Marie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Jack: 1111

Seller ID: 4017

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1914. 94pp. Green cloth covered boards with design in black. B + w illustrations. A couple of spots of foxing on foredge, otherwise clean. View more info

Harvest By Lamplight

By: Street, A G

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Faber: 1946

Seller ID: 1038

Condition: Very Good


160pp, orange cloth covered boards. Previous owner's initials to flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. 15 stories of the countryside from the author's books. View more info

Britain Then & Now

By: Swinglehurst, Edward

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chancellor: 1996

Seller ID: 2675

ISBN: 1851529659

Condition: Very Good


Long format. 256pp, laminated boards with matching dustjacket with one short closed tear, no loss. A clean copy. Photographs of Britain circa 1900 from the Francis Frith archive, & colour photos of today. View more info

Flashing Wings The Drama Of Bird Flight

By: Terres, John K

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Scientific Book Club: 1969

Seller ID: 4391

Condition: Very Good


177pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A clean, Near Fine copy. How birds fly and hunt. View more info