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HORTUS A Gardening Journal  A Complete Run from 1-125, plus 128, 129, 130, 135
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HORTUS A Gardening Journal A Complete Run from 1-125, plus 128, 129, 130, 135

by Wheeler, David (Editor)

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1987
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UK: The Bryansground Press HORTUS, 1987. Book. Illus. by various. Near Fine. Paperback. First Editions. 8vo (21 x 14 cm). A long complete run from issue 1-125 also included 128,129,130 and 135 Issues as quarterly volumes and continues to be published by Bryansground Press in Wales. The first was published in 1987. Included with this run is the… Read more about this item
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HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES INSECTES composee d'apres Reaumur, Geoffroy, Degeer, Roese,l Linnee, Fabricius, et les meilleurs ouvrages qui ont paru sur cette partie; redigee suivant la methode d'Olivier et ornee de figures dessinees d'apres nature. (Seule Edition Complete Des Suites A Buffon, Format In-18, Insectes.)  [complete in ten volumes]
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HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES INSECTES composee d'apres Reaumur, Geoffroy, Degeer, Roese,l Linnee, Fabricius, et les meilleurs ouvrages qui ont paru sur cette partie; redigee suivant la methode d'Olivier et ornee de figures dessinees d'apres nature. (Seule Edition Complete Des Suites A Buffon, Format In-18, Insectes.) [complete in ten volumes]

by Tigny, F. M. G. T. de

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A la librairie encyclopedique de Roret Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Third Edition. 16mo. "TIGNY ( G.T. DE ) NATURAL HISTORY OF INSECTS" complete in ten volumes. 1830. Scarce, the only edition of The Suites to Buffon after: Reaumur, Geoffroy, Degeer, Roese,l Linnaeus, Fabricius. Reviewed, enlarged, and upgraded according to current knowledge ... (1830). A very good set with… Read more about this item
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NOTES ON THE BIRD LIFE OF FORMBY
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NOTES ON THE BIRD LIFE OF FORMBY

by Wrigley, John.

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1893
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Liverpool: Printed for Private Circulation by Rockliffe Brothers, Ltd, 1893. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. No date but [1893]. Pp. 61, [1]; addendum slip inserted between pp. 48 & 49. 4 b/w lithographic plates, head and tail pieces. 4to. Hand-made paper with uncut edges. Original green cloth with gilt lettering and black titling and decoration to the front board. Re-backed… Read more about this item
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CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE Or Flower Garden Displayed Vol. IV [four]  of the New Series of Vol. LVII. of the Whole Work
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CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE Or Flower Garden Displayed Vol. IV [four] of the New Series of Vol. LVII. of the Whole Work

by Hooker, William Jackson [CURTIS, WILLIAM)

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1845
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London: Printed by Edward Couchman for the Proprietor, Samuel Curtis, 1845. Book. Very Good. Hardback. First Edition. Small 4to [24 x 15 cm]. Title page, dedication leaf, followed by 83 fine hand-coloured plates (plate nos. 2956 to 3038) of which 10 are double folding plates, each with supporting pages of text. Contemporary full polished calf binding with gilt lettering… Read more about this item
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GENERAL ZOOLOGY OR SYSTEMATIC NATURAL HISTORY from the First Authorities and Most Select Specimens  (Vol VI. Part I. & II. INSECTA) [Very Rare Hand-Coloured  State]
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GENERAL ZOOLOGY OR SYSTEMATIC NATURAL HISTORY from the First Authorities and Most Select Specimens (Vol VI. Part I. & II. INSECTA) [Very Rare Hand-Coloured State]

by Shaw, George

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1806
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London: G. Kearsley, 1806. Book. Illus. by Mr. Heath; Mr. Griffith. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. 2 volumes 157 x 218mm. Pp. (vol.I): xii, [2], 239, [1], vol.II: viii, [2], [241]-509, [1]. 2 hand-coloured title pages + 139 further hand-coloured engraved plates (but plate 76 is not present, a duplicate of plate 75 is bound in its place, though… Read more about this item
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ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE LINNAEAN GENERA OF INSECTS (two volumes bound in one)
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ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE LINNAEAN GENERA OF INSECTS (two volumes bound in one)

by Wood, W.

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1821
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London: W. Wood, 1821. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo. Two volumes bound in one; pp. vol. I: xvi, 118; vol. II; [2], 161, [3]; with 86 hand-coloured plates (complete). Fine binding of full tan calf with five raised bands to the gilt-decorated spine,red and black title labels, gilt dentelles to the inner boards, very good with… Read more about this item
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ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE LINNAEAN GENERA OF INSECTS (complete in two volumes)
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ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE LINNAEAN GENERA OF INSECTS (complete in two volumes)

by Wood, W.

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1821
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London: W. Wood, 1821. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo. pp. vol. I: xvi, 118; vol. II; [2], 161, [3]; with 86 hand-coloured plates (complete). Recent fine binding of maroon calf over green pebbled cloth boards, gilt and blind stamped decoration to the spines, original title labels incorporated, binder unknown but stamped with a very small gilt… Read more about this item
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THE ANTIQUITIES OF WARWICKSHIRE
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THE ANTIQUITIES OF WARWICKSHIRE

by DUGDALE, SIR WILLIAM

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1730
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London: John Osborn and Thomas Longman, 1730. Book. Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Second edition, 2 volumes, folio, contemporary sprinkled calf, rebacked. Pp. (vol.I): [6], x, [4] (list of subscribers), [30] (index and supplemental index), 640; (vol. II): (4), 641-1153, [1] (blank). With 25 plates as called for by Upcott: engraved portrait frontispiece of… Read more about this item
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HISTORIA NATURALIS ORCADENSIS ZOOLOGY PART I. Being the catalogue of the mammalia and birds hitherto observed in the orkney islands [NATURAL HISTORY OF ORKNEY PART. I.]
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HISTORIA NATURALIS ORCADENSIS ZOOLOGY PART I. Being the catalogue of the mammalia and birds hitherto observed in the orkney islands [NATURAL HISTORY OF ORKNEY PART. I.]

by Baikie, W. B. and Heddle, Robert

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Published
1848
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London: J. and W. Paterson, 1848. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. pp. x 104; title page, index and tipped in errata slip. Original green cloth binding, very good, spine faded and a little brittle, Orkney written in ink to the spine. Contents clean and tight, original endpapers , torn at the hinge now professionally repaired, very lightly… Read more about this item
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES LAMB (complete in 12 volumes limited Edition vellum bindings)
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES LAMB (complete in 12 volumes limited Edition vellum bindings)

by Lamb, Charles

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1903
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London: J. M. Dent & Co., 1903. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Limited Edition. 8vo. An excellent bright set. Limited to 200 sets for sale in England, 100 for sale in America. This is No. 168 of the English Edition. Publisher's blue cloth boards and vellum spines, gilt lettering and decoration to the spines, Charles Lamb mono graph… Read more about this item
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BIRDS OF THE DERWENT VALLEY
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BIRDS OF THE DERWENT VALLEY

by Robson, Thomas

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1896
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Consett: J. Dent, 1896. Book. Illus. by Bewick, Thomas. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. pp. 64; title page and index, several in-text illustrations by engraver Thomas Bewick. Original red cloth binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, endpapers a little mottled, no foxing, no inscriptions. A very good book and a scarce copy of this title. Ref. Ballance… Read more about this item
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THE AMERICAN RHOPALOCERA (The Macrolepidoptera of the World Vol. 5)
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THE AMERICAN RHOPALOCERA (The Macrolepidoptera of the World Vol. 5)

by Seitz, Dr. Adalbert

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1924
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Stuttgart: Alfred Kernen, 1924. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Folio (32 x 25 cm). The English edition. 2 volumes (text & plates). Pp. (text) viii, 1139, [1]; (plates) pp. vi, [4], + 202 very fine chomolithographed plates [the title states there are 203 plates, but the plates are numbered from 1 to 194, but the following 'B',… Read more about this item
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THE MACROLEPIDOPTERA OF THE PALEARCTIC FAUNA Vol. 2: THE PALEARCTIC BOMBYCES & SPHINGES (The Macrolepidoptera of the World. Vol. 2) Division I and II Text and Plates
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THE MACROLEPIDOPTERA OF THE PALEARCTIC FAUNA Vol. 2: THE PALEARCTIC BOMBYCES & SPHINGES (The Macrolepidoptera of the World. Vol. 2) Division I and II Text and Plates

by Seitz, Dr. Adalbert

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1913
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Stuttgart: Alfred Kernen, 1913. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Folio (30 x 25 cm). The English edition translated by Dr. K. Jordan. Two volumes, complete text & plates. Pp. 479,+ 56 chromolithographed plates. The standard of printing of the plates is outstanding. Bound in contemporary half black morocco leather with cloth-coverd boards, good and strong with a… Read more about this item
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF BRITISH GAME BIRDS (Limited edition of 550 copies)
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF BRITISH GAME BIRDS (Limited edition of 550 copies)

by Millais, John Guille

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Limited Edition
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1909
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London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1909. Book. Illus. by Thorburn, Archibald; Millais, J. G.. Very Good. Hardcover. Limited Edition. Folio. A sumptuous production in the tradition of the Victorian plate book with magnificent illustrations by Thorburn and Millais, beautifully produced and printed on thick paper, each plate with a tissue guard. Limited edition of 550 copies of which this… Read more about this item
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PANSIES [Signed Edition Limited to 250 copies]
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PANSIES [Signed Edition Limited to 250 copies]

by Lawrence, D.H.

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Limited Edition
Published
1929
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London: Martin Secker, 1929. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. 8vo. "Two Hundred and fifty special copies have been prepared, bearing the author's signature, of which this is No. 72." 154 pages. Original dust jacket very good, expertly repaired using Japanese archival paper, a little light rubbing to edges, now attractively presented in a… Read more about this item
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THE MIGRATION OF BIRDS AS OBSERVED AT IRISH LIGHTHOUSES Including The original Reports from 1888-97, now published for the first time, and An Analysis of these and of the previously published reports from 1881-87. [Signed By the Author to a Letter ]
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THE MIGRATION OF BIRDS AS OBSERVED AT IRISH LIGHTHOUSES Including The original Reports from 1888-97, now published for the first time, and An Analysis of these and of the previously published reports from 1881-87. [Signed By the Author to a Letter ]

by Barrington, Richard M.

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1900
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London & Ireland: R. H. Porter [and] Edward Ponsonby, 1900. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author to Letter. First Edition. Royal 8vo (23.5 x 16 cm). Author, Richard Barrington, personally sent Walter Cave this copy. The correspondance from the author is pasted onto the rear endpaper. pp. xxv, 1- 285 [Analysis of the Irish Migration Reports 1881-1897)] 1 -… Read more about this item
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THE GAME BIRDS OF INDIA, BURMA, AND CEYLON Complete in Three Volumes
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THE GAME BIRDS OF INDIA, BURMA, AND CEYLON Complete in Three Volumes

by Hume and Marshall

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1879
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Calcutta: A.O. Hume and C. H. T. Marshall, 1879. Book. Illus. by E. Neale. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. Complete set of three. 144 colour lithographic plates. Original cloth bindings, very good, some rubbing and wear to corners, edges and spine, gilt bright with highly decorative front boards. Contents clean and tight, a little toned, numerous chromolithographic plates… Read more about this item
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SENSE & SENSIBILITY  [The English Idylls series]
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SENSE & SENSIBILITY [The English Idylls series]

by Austen, Jane

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Published
1908
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London: J. M. Dent & Co.,, 1908. Book. Illus. by Brock, C. E. (Charles Edmund). Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition, Thus. 8vo. A near fine to fine, very bright volume in the publisher's highly decorative vellum binding, extravagent gilt-decoration to front board and spine (to Brock's design). Tissue-guarded, colour frontispiece plate, a total of 24 colour plates, internal… Read more about this item
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EMMA  [The English Idylls series]
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EMMA [The English Idylls series]

by Austen, Jane

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1909
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London: J. M. Dent & Co.,, 1909. Book. Illus. by Brock, C. E. (Charles Edmund). Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition, Thus. 8vo. A very good to near fine bright volume in the publisher's highly decorative vellum binding, extravagent gilt-decoration to front board and spine (to Brock's design). Tissue-guarded a little foxed, colour frontispiece plate clean, a total of… Read more about this item
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THE HOLY BIBLE, CONTAINING THE OLD TESTAMENT AND THE NEW: NEWLY TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES: AND WITH THE FORMER TRANSLATIONS DILIGENTLY COMPARED AND REVISED. BY HIS MAJESTY S SPECIAL COMMAND. APPOINTED TO BE READ IN CHURCHES
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THE HOLY BIBLE, CONTAINING THE OLD TESTAMENT AND THE NEW: NEWLY TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES: AND WITH THE FORMER TRANSLATIONS DILIGENTLY COMPARED AND REVISED. BY HIS MAJESTY S SPECIAL COMMAND. APPOINTED TO BE READ IN CHURCHES

by Various

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Published
1717
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Oxford: printed by John Baskett, 1717. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 310mm x 485mm. This, the famous and monumental Vinegar Bible also known as the Baskett full of errors, and generally acknowledged as the most magnificent Bible printed in England. The volume is complete in all respects. It comprises the complete text of the Old Testament, Apocrypha, and New Testament, along… Read more about this item
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