Category: Butterflies. Moths. Insects


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The Lake Counties

By: Collingwood, W. G., Illustrated by A. Reginald Smith

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co Ltd: 1933

Edition: Reprinted with Revisions

Seller ID: 61067

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

A Very Good Plus, Revised, 1933 reprint edition of this very popular work, originally first published in 1902. Very Clean Crisp Tan Cloth bound Boards, titled in bright Gilt to the spine and titled/bordered in maroon to the front board. No Dustjacket. Small 'rub' points to the very TIPS of the corners and inner corners of the head/tail of the spine but overall VG/NF covers. Top edge brown/olivine. The remaining page fore edges are a little 'dusty' and have slight , very ... View more info

The Agricultural Zoology of the Malay Archipelago . The Animals Injurious and Beneficial to Agriculture, Horticulture and Forestry in the Malay Peninsula, the Dutch East Indies and the Philippines

By: Dammerman, K. W.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J. H. de Bussy Ltd: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110913

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

This copy has been Rebound with a Red cloth spine, and red paper covered boards with the original cover pasted to front cover, which is grubby/stained. Names/prices written on the half title. There are also some very occasional ink notes/underlining - but only on a very few pages. Many attractive Colour plates and lots of black/white illustrations. The plate on p 388 has edge repairs with tape. OVERALL Internally VERY clean, tight and bright. (xi) + 473pp. Contents cover... View more info

The British Butterflies Their Origin and Establishment

By: Dennis, R. L. H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxfordshire, E. W. Classey Ltd: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000032

ISBN: 0900848944

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Cloth. First Edition. 8vo. Spine of dust wrap sunned. Black boards with gold lettering on spine A detailed study illustrated with maps, plans & diagrams. Bibliography, indexed, 318 pages. An original and thought-provoking treatment of a topic previously little studied in the British Lepidoptera. ; 000032; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Monmouthshire Lepidoptera The Butterflies and Moths of Gwent

By: Horton, G. A. Neil

Price: £8.50

Publisher: UK, Comma International Biological Systems: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113602

ISBN: 0951397753

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Near As New/No dustjacket as issued. First Edition. Green cloth bound boards, with bright white titling. Blind stamped square on the front board (looks as though it was a space for an image but all the copies I've seen don't have a pic - so? ) Corners are a little 'bumped' but NO damage. A few spots on the top fore-edge o/w NO Inscriptions or Marks. Black and white illustrated title page. Published with the support of the Countryside Council for Wales. Includes reference... View more info



Price: £42.10

Publisher: London, CASSELL & COMPANY: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8963


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Butterflies and Moths Shown to the Children

By: Kelman, Janet Harvey and (Described by) Rev. Theodore Wood,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, T. C. & E. C. Jack, Ltd. ,: 1909

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 114518

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

NO Date shown and could be anything between 1909 (when first issued) to 1920 - I suspect this copy Is probably c. 1920s? - but it could be a 1st? In Textured Burgundy/black boards with bright gilt titling and an elaborate gilt decoration to the spine. Binding has nice sharp corners, clean and square, and ALL hinges are Tight. Top edge gilt, with the remaining page fore-edges plain cream with a little light foxing (pale spotting) . No Dustjacket. Internally some slight ta... View more info

Natural Science Books in English, 1600-1900

By: Knight, David M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Portman Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint (1st Thus )

Seller ID: 111810

ISBN: 071340728X

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Green boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial dustjacket. The dustjacket is NOT price-clipped. (Original Price £40.00). No Inscriptions or Marks. (x) + 262 pp. 56 b/w illustrations and 4 full page plates in colour. Looks Unused/Unread. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright 'As New' copy. "A comprehensive account of significant books on science appearing in English over three centuries, with extensive bibliograph... View more info

The Visual Culture of Wales: Medieval Vision .

By: Lord, Peter

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113269

ISBN: 0708318010

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Hardback BOOK. Fine Black boards with bright silver-gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. The dustjacket is NOT clipped, is complete, but does have a few light, but negligible, smudges/scratches which are only seen if held up to the light - just storage 'rubs' really. NO Inscriptions or Marks. Unread/Untouched - As new. 287 pages. Index. Illustrated throughout in full colour and b/w. Apart from the minor 'flaws to the d/j this is an... View more info

A Manual of Injurious Insects: With Methods of Prevention & Remedy

By: Ormerod Eleanor A. (Illustrated with Drawings)

Price: £10.99

Publisher: London, Simpkin Marshall Hamilton Kent & Co: 1890

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 110891

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Good only. Front hinge shaky. Small pen notation to p184. Back e/ps marked. An acceptable working copy for reading/research or similar - but not for a gift! ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne with Observations on Various Parts of Nature and the Naturalist's Calendar. Edited, with Notes, by Sir William Jardine.

By: White Gilbert

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited: 1905

Edition: Reprint (New Edition)

Seller ID: 112115

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

This copy bound in a most Attractive Prize Binding - Full leather - A lovely polished Tree Calf leather prize binding for Hull Grammar School, with the School Arms, Border and Edge decoration in Bright Gilt on the covers, with five raised bands and rich gilt decoration in the compartments on the spine, with a black leather title label lettered in gilt. There is some slight wear to the covers/edges/corners and perhaps the slight start of a very small outer split half an i... View more info