London: John Murray, 1891. Sixth edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, xxvi, 365, (1, 1 advertisement, 1); (vi), 339, (1) pp. Portrait frontispiece and a folding plate. Original grey-green cloth, spines slightly dull, extremities a little rubbed. Freeman 437. Published the same year as the 41st thousand of the standard issue of...
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London: John Murray, 1910. 8vo. (xxii), 432, (2) pp. Recent dark red quarter calf, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered label, matching cloth boards. One folding plate. A very good copy. Freeman, 509.
London: John Murray, 1872. Sixth edition, thirteenth thousand, 8vo, xxi, (i), 458 pp. Folding plate, armorial bookplate, pencilled signature to title page. Original gilt titled green cloth, some rubbing to corners otherwise a handsome copy. Freeman 393. The third issue of the sixth edition, which had a new chapter (VII)...
London: John Murray, 1882. Second edition, fifth thousand, two volumes, 8vo. 43 illustrations in the text. Original gilt titled green cloth, very mild rubbing to corners otherwise a lovely set. Freeman 883.
London: John Lehmann, (1954). Sixth impression, 8vo, 191, (1) pp. Frontispiece, decorative title and illustrations in the text, small Foyles label to foot of paste down. Cloth, d.w. by John Minton, not price clipped, spine browned, some loss to edges.
London: Charles Griffin & Company, (1962). First edition, 8vo, (x), 356 pp, Foyles label on paste down, original faux-leather, d.w., price clipped and rather browned.
London: Chapman & Hall, 1876. First edition, 8vo, (viii), 204 pp. Rather blotted signature to half title. Original gilt titled decorative cloth, recased with subtle repair to spine ends.
London: The Geological Society, 2007. First edition. Large 8vo. xiv, 356 pp. Publisher's dark blue full morocco, gilt lettering to the spine and the upper board, the society's crest also featured to the latter, matching buckram slipcase. 11 colour plates over 4 leaves plus numerous black and white illustrations throughout...
(London): HarperCollins, (1992). First edition, 8vo, 192 pp. 4 pages of coloured photographs plus illustrations in the text. Cloth, d.w., not price clipped, spine sunned otherwise very good. New Naturalist series no. 77.
London: George G. Harrap, (1937). First edition, 4to, 287, (1) pp. Frontispiece and 12 plates plus illustrations in the text, some occasional light foxing, marbled endpapers. Later quarter morocco, t.e.g., slightly dusty otherwise very good.
La Haye [The Hague]: Imprimé pour l'Auteur... et se vend... Chez Adrien Moetjens, 1734. First edition. Folio. (viii), 256, (8) pp. Contemporary tree sheep, spine flat with gilt tooled bands, gilt lettered to one panel, the 19th century armorial bookplate of the Pauncefoot Duncombe baronets to the front pastedown. Frontispiece...
London: Crosby Lockwood and Son, 1902. First edition, large 8vo, xii, 170, (10 advertisement) pp. 7 diagrammatical plates, most folding, plus 34 diagrams in the text, with 3 leaves from the "Colliery Guardian" of 1918 loosely inserted, pencilled calculations in the margins throughout. Original gilt titled buckram, spine sunned, some light bumps and wear.
New York: Tudor Publishing Company, (1937). Sixth printing, small 4to, (x), 271, (1) pp, with 12 coloured plates tipped in, captioned tissues, gilt decorated green cloth, d.w. a little marked and soiled with loss to top of spine.
London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1850. First edition, 4to, xvi, xvi, 422, (2) pp. Coloured frontispiece and 44 lithographic plates showing close to 1,000 examples, two plates hand coloured and two double page, title page creased with some closed tears. Modern half calf, maroon spine labels. Edited by Richard...
London: T.C. & E.C. Jack, . First edition, 8vo, (viii), 301, (1) pp. 18 black and white plates, one slightly proud at the fore edge. From the library of the naturalist L. Dudley Stamp, with his signature to the fly leaf. Original cloth with a further black and white illustrations...
London, 1928, 1930. Two volumes, first volume first reprint, second volume first edition, 4to, (xiv, 30; xvi, 42) pp, with 15 and 12 coloured plates respectively plus 14 black and white illustrations in the second volume. Cloth, d.w.'s, some light marks, loss to spine ends otherwise very good.
(Stroud): Alan Sutton, (London): The Fine Art Society & (Portland): Sagapress, Timber Press, (1992). First edition, folio, 143, (1) pp. Numerous illustrations, mainly in colour. Original faux leather, d.w., spine and upper sunned with two small closed tears.
Paris: Chez La Veuve Delaguette... Basan & Poignant, 1788. 4to, (iv), 176, (2) pp. 47 hand coloured plates (nos. 211-257) showing numerous specimens, some minor marks, occasional pencilled annotation of the Latin names below the illustrations, mostly marginal foxing and browning to the text leaves, marbled endpapers and sides, 20th...
London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, (1959). First edition, 8vo, xv, (i), 200 pp. 16 plates plus illustrations in the text. Cloth, d.w., not price clipped, one tiny tear to the foot of the upper wrapper otherwise an excellent copy.
Edinburgh: Printed for E. Wingrove... and J. Balfour, 1793. Ninth edition thus, 8vo, 520 pp. 3 folding plates, marbled endpapers. Handsomely bound by Riviere and Son in early 20th century vellum, t.e.g., minor sunning of spine and some mild marks, a lovely copy.
London: Faber and Faber, 1960. First edition. 8vo. 292 pp. Publisher's green cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, dust jacket. Black and white illustrations in the text. A little light edge wear to the jacket with a small tear without loss to the upper panel, else very good.
London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, [c.1931]. 8vo, 287, (1) pp. A few spots, marbled endpapers, Prize label of Guildford Grammar School, Western Australia, to paste down dated 1931. Contemporary dark blue calf, double gilt rules, gilt decorated and title spine, t.e.g., slight rubbing otherwise an attractive copy.
London: J.M. Dent, (1922). 8vo, xxii, 336 pp. Marbled endpapers and edges, prize label of Prince Henry's Grammar School, Evesham, to paste down. Contemporary dark blue full morocco, gilt spine and arms, spine sunned otherwise very good.
London: Printed for W. Strahan, J. and F. Rivington [et al], 1771. Second edition, "with Additions". 8vo. xvi, 334, (2) pp. Recent half speckled calf, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered black label. 3 folding plates. Very good. One of Ferguson's later works, first published in 1767, having long since...
Glasgow: James Maclehose and Sons, 1906. First edition, 2 volumes, 4to, xxi, (iii), 487, (1); (iv), 598, (2) pp. Portrait frontispieces, some light foxing to endpapers, inscribed from Ferguson on the fly leaf of volume I. Partly unopened in the original buckram, spines slightly dull and rubbed.