Category: Natural History


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1985 United Nations List of National Parks and Protected Areas

By: IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre

Price: £30.00

Publisher: IUCN, Gland & Cambridge, 1985

Edition: 1st edition

Summarises national parks worldwide and cites their biogeographical code. 171 pp., 3 maps. View more info

A country lane revisited

By: Shiels, S.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Burneside Heritage Group, 2013

Edition: 1st edition (thus)

Incorporates a facsimile reprint of an article by James Robinson A country lane: its flora and its fauna, published in 1878 by the cashier at Cropper's Mill, Burneside. Looks at the changes 130 years on. View more info

A country parish

By: Boyd, A.W.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Collins, 1951

Edition: 1st edition

Jacket with some wear to top of spine, price-clipped; donor's inscription on ffep. xvi, (2), 278, (2) pp. View more info

A countryman's year

By: Humphries, John; illustrated by John Paley

Price: £6.00

Publisher: BCA, 1996

Edition: Book Club edition, originally published by David & Charles

A nostalgic look at the countryside through the year, illustrated with attractive watercolours and pencil sketches of people pursuing a variety of country occupations.160 pp. View more info

A field guide to Lengwe National Park

By: Sherry, B.Y. and Ridgeway, A.J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Montfort Press for the authors, 1984

Edition: Privately published.

Discreet bookshop stamp (Central Bookshop, Blantyre) at foot of title page. A rare field guide, prepared by reproduction from a typescript. Many line drawings. (6), 179 pp. View more info

A hidden surprise: diaries of Hobbies in Southwell [Notts.]

By: Measures, D.G.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Privately published, 2012

Edition: 1st edition

Limited edition (of 400). A delightful collection of impressionistic sketches, with diary entries. Published posthumously in memory of the author, a noted wildlife artist. View more info

A history of the earth and animated nature (vols. 1 & 2 only)

By: Goldsmith, O.

Price: £480.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son, 1862

Edition: 2nd Blackie edition

lxiii, 564 pp; 663 pp. 81 plates. Map repaired, with some loss of text to caption. View more info

A natural history survey of the Burneside parishes of Strickland Roger and Strickland Ketel, c. 2000 AD

By: Shiels, .S. (ed.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Miller Turner Printers, 2000

Edition: 1st edition

A survey of a small area in the southern Lake District. A fine example of a local educational production. View more info

A naturalist along the Jersey shore

By: Burger, Joanna

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Rutgers University Press, 1996

Edition: 1st edition

Inscribed by the author on half-title page. xii, 304 pp. View more info

A naturalist on Rona

By: Darling, F.F.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1939

Edition: 2nd issue of 1939 first edition

Tip of spine of jacket frayed. 137 pp., folded maps at rear intact. View more info

A naturalist's eye: twenty Somerset years

By: Radford, P.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Somerset Arch. & Nat. Hist. Society, 2008

Edition: 1st edition

As new. x, 116 pp. View more info

A new natural history of Anglesey

By: Ramage, H. (foreword)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Anglesey Antiquarian Society, Llangefni, 1990

Edition: 1st edition

Scarcely used. 194 pp. Jacket from a Tunnicliffe painting. View more info

A new natural history of Anglesey

By: Jones, W.E. (ed.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Anglesey Antiquarian Society, Llangefni, 1990

Edition: Studies in Anglesey History no. 8

Scarcely used. Jacket intact. View more info

A passion for natural history: the life and legacy of the 13th Earl of Derby

By: Fisher, Clemency

Price: £20.00

Publisher: NMGM, 2002

Edition: 1st edition

Published to accompany an exhibition The owl and the pussycat celebrating the 150th anniversary of the foundation of Liverpool Museum and the important bequest of natural history material which prompted its establishment. 240 pp. View more info

A pilot study into the rehabilitation of metalliferous mine waste at Minera and Fan

By: Myers, E.R. & Backhouse, M.S. (eds.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Robinson, Jones Design Partnership, Blackwood, n.d.

Edition: 1st edition

Report of a study of two former mine sites near Wrexham and in Montgomery, N.E. Wales. 112 pp. printed on rectos only. View more info