(London): Collins, 2009. First edition. 8vo. xiii, (i), 460, (2) pp. Publisher's green cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, dust jacket, not price clipped, signed by the illustrator of the jacket Robert Gillmor on the front flap. 191 coloured illustrations. An excellent copy. New Naturalist series no. 110.
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London: The Ariel Press, (1978). Folio, (16) pp, with 12 coloured plates, pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The plates illustrate (3 per sport) Fox Hunting, Fishing, Racing and Shooting and are taken from the first half of the 19th century, including 8 by Henry Alken.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1922-36. Mixed editions. Ten volumes. 8vo. Publisher's green cloth gilt to the spines, volumes III, V and VII with the gilt crest of Sutton High School for Girls on the upper cover having evidently been given as prizes. Illustrations in the text. The cloth of...
Cambridge: At the University Press, 1928. 4to. vi, 58 pp. Original green buckram backed matching boards, printed to the upper cover, many of the tables with neat early annotations to the margins. Slight wear to the edges, else very good. "Cambridge Observations. Vol. XXIV. Part II"
Paris: Madame Huzard, 1822. 8vo, 55, (1) pp. Uncut in the original wrappers, sewn as issued, some marks and browning, later paper strengthening to spine.
(London): HarperCollins, (1993). First edition, 8vo, 219, (5) pp. Black and white illustrations in the text. Cloth, d.w., not price clipped, a fine copy. New Naturalist series no. 79.
(New York): The Classics of Medicine Library, (Gryphon Editions, 1994). Facsimile edition, 3 volumes. Marbled endpapers, numbered bookplate with the original subscriber's name to fly leaves, 20 page "Notes from the Editors" pamphlet and publisher's two sheet introductory letter loosely inserted. Gilt decorated purple leather, a.e.g., fine. Originally published 1877.
Wellington: John Mackay, 1914. First edition, 2 volumes, 4to. 251 black and white lithographic plates (including plate 31A), some occasional light foxing, modern bookplates. Original gilt titled green cloth, extremities with light wear, upper cover of volume I damp stained.
Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, (1956). Five volumes, being the second edition of the four volume dictionary and the supplement, 4to. Numerous illustrations throughout. Cloth, d.w.'s, price clipped, the first four with some loss to edges, final wrapper browned.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983. First edition. 8vo. lxii, 397, (1) pp. Publisher's dark blue cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, dust jacket. 7 plates and 5 maps, all full page. Slight sunning to the jacket spine, a few spots to the edges of the text block, an excellent copy overall.
London: B.T. Batsford, [1930s]. Miniature book, covers measuring 50 x 70 mm, (viii), 333, (1, 18 advertisement) pp. Small ink stain to the fore edge. Original gilt titled green limp cloth, some light wear.
London: Simpkin, Marshall, and Co. [et al], 1876. Thirty-second edition, small 8vo, (iii)-viii, 362 pp. Frontispiece and title vignette, school library stamp and an owner's ink stamp to the front endpapers, signature to front blank, light foxing to early leaves. Contemporary gilt titled cloth, marbled edges, spine ends and corners worn.
Blackburn: Clayton Goodfellow & Co., [c.1950]. Seventh edition, 4to, (iv), 20, 8, 36, 10 pp. Black and white illustrations. Original printed wrappers, slightly browned and soiled. Comprising four sections - grinding plant, semi-plastic and semi-dry machines, plastic and pipe machines and accessories.
Shanghai: "North China Herald" Office, 1893. 8vo, (vi), 84, (36 blank) pp. 4 folding coloured maps, 2 partially torn and repaired, but lacking the 13 photographs usually found at the end. Gilt titled cloth, rubbed, neatly rebacked.
London: Published by Anne Cobbett, 1850. Seventeenth edition, 8vo, 197, (3), 4 advertisement pp. Modern bookseller's label to the foot of the paste down. Original cloth backed boards, spine with a little wear to the lower joint and label, minor loss to head.
London: Printed for Richard Wellington, 1713. Fourth edition, 8vo, xvi, 192, 177-436 pp, with some mispagination. Title page with loss and chipping to edges, not affecting text or borders, and with some careful repairs to the verso, leaves browned and somewhat cockled throughout, final leaf with an old repair. Neatly...
London: Charles Griffin and Company, 1906. Fifth edition, 8vo, xvi, 431, (1) pp. Frontispiece and 2 plates plus 136 illustrations in the text, St. Paul's School prize label to paste down, marbled endpapers. Contemporary full calf, gilt rules and arms, gilt spine, a little darkened, some mild rubbing otherwise very good.
London: Collins, 1957. First edition. 8vo. x, 305, (5) pp. Publisher's green cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, the small ticket of the London booksellers H.K. Lewis & Co. to the front pastedown, contemporary gift inscription to the front free endpaper, dust jacket, price clipped. Black and white illustrations. Some...
Bombay: Thacker & Co., (1942). Second impression, 4to, (xii), 161, (3) pp. 13 plates - 3 in colour plus 38 illustrations in the text, later endpapers. Original green cloth, some marks, spine faded.
London: J.D. Potter, 1917. Second edition. 8vo. (vi), 213, (1), (22, (2) pp. Publisher's cloth backed printed boards, early ownership inscription Herbert Meade Hobson to the front pastedown. 150 diagrams in the text. Wear to the spine though it remains sound, a few marks to the covers, else a decent...
London: A. & C. Black, 1937. First edition, 8vo, (x), 246, (4) pp. 8 black and white photographic plates. Cloth, d.w. with some marks and slight loss to the lower edge.
[N.p., c.1880]. Ten original photographs mounted on card with printed maroon ruled borders, uncaptioned but for three photos having "Levant" or "Levant School Mine" written into the negative, one of the photos with the old handwritten name of "Mr J.B. Matthews" on the verso of the board. Significant fading and.....
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, 1897. First edition, 8vo, (viii), 230 pp. 4 plates. Original blue cloth, light rubbing, a very good copy.
London: Edward Arnold, 1897. 8vo, xv, (iii), 306 pp. Frontispiece and 16 plates, 6 in colour, armorial bookplate. Publisher's half vellum, t.e.g., marbled sides, spine marked with some wear to the maroon morocco label. First published in 1840, appearing here as part of "The Sportsman's Library" edited by Sir Herbert Maxwell.
Washington: Goverment Printing Office, 1877. First edition, 8vo, xiv, (2), 348 pp. 20 plates. Original gilt titled cloth, spine ends worn, lower joint cracked but sound. US Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Publications vol. VIII.