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1 Adams, A.B. John James Audubon
Putnam 1966 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket Good V.g. 
Slight edge wear to jacket. Fore-edge untrimmed. 
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2 Akeroyd, J.R. et al. (eds.) David A. Webb Memorial Issue
Botanical Society of the British Isles 1996 Watsonia vol. 21 part 1 Paper covers V.g. No Jacket 
Contains the obituary and bibliography of David Allardyce Webb (1912-1994), Irish botanist and co-founder of Flora Europaea, along with some papers from a conference held posthumously in his honour. 154, (6) pp. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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3 Aldington, Richard Lawrence of Arabia: a biographical enquiry
Collins 1955 1st edition Hard covers, no dust jacket Good No Jacket 
Owner's bookplate; front hing weak. Sporadic foxing to fore-edge. 448 pp. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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4 Alfred, Baron von Wolzogen Raphael Santi: his life and his works
London: Smith, Elder 1866 1st English edition Full calf, raised bands, red label with title on  V.g. No Jacket 
Bound in full calf, raised bands, red label with title on spine. Waterstaining to frontispiece; all edges marbled. xii, 259 pp. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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5 Astley, Sir J.D. Fifty years of my life in the world of sport at home and abroad (2 vols.)
Hurst & Blackett 1894 1st edition Publisher's red cloth, gilt motif on front cover V.g. No Jacket 
2 vols. Some pages uncut. Corners bumped, spines lightly sunned, but overall a nice set. (SamCam is one of his descendents, for those who care about such things). 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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6 Attenborough, D. Life on air: memoirs of a broadcaster
BBC Books 2002 0 563 53461 3 / 9780563534617 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket Fine Fine 
Little used. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The letters of Ludwig Leichhardt (3 vols.), Aurousseau, M.
7 Aurousseau, M. The letters of Ludwig Leichhardt (3 vols.)
Hakluyt Society / Cambridge U.P. 1968 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Little used; jacket almost intact. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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8 Axon, W.E.A. Cheshire gleanings
Tubbs, Brook & Chrystal, Manchester 1884 1st edition Publisher's brown cloth V.g. No Jacket 
Library bookplate, corners bumped and worn. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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9 Backhouse, James The life and correspondence of William and Alice Ellis of Airton
Philadelphia: Henry Longstreth 1850 2nd edition, revised and corrected Full leather binding, gilt title on gilt-banded s V.g. No Jacket 
The rare Philadelphia edition. Ex-library copy with bookplates of Friends' Library at Rose Street and New York Monthly Meeting library; discreet labels on spine, no other ownership marks. Bound in full leather (worn at corners) with scarcely raised bands delineated in gilt, with gilt title on spine. Mild foxing to extremities and occasionally within. Frontispiece of Friends' Meeting House at Airton, West Yorkshire by A. Kollner of Philadelphia. x, 334 pp. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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10 Bailey, E. Charles Lyell (British Men of Science)
Nelson 1962 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Jacket price-clipped. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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11 Bain, I. Thomas Bewick: an illustrated record of his life and work
Tyne and Wear C.C. Museums (Laing Gallery) 1979 0 905974 02 6 / 9780905974026 1st edition Paper covers V.g. No Jacket 
Little used. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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12 Bain, I. (ed.) Thomas Bewick's vignettes
Scolar Press 1979 0 85967 410 X / 9780859674102 Reprint of 1978 edition Hard covers, dust jacket Fine Fine 
As new. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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John Ray (1627-1705), Essex naturalist, Baldwin, S.
13 Baldwin, S. John Ray (1627-1705), Essex naturalist
Baldwin's Books 1986 1st edition Paper covers V.g. No Jacket 
No inscriptions; a tidy copy. 80 pp. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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14 Ball, W.V. (ed.) Reminiscences and letters of Sir Robert Ball
Cassell 1915 1st edition Publisher's blue cloth Good No Jacket 
Water spot on front cover; corners bumped. Pastedowns repaired and/or replaced. xv, 405 pp. 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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Die unsichtbare Flagge, Bamm, Peter [pseud. of Curt Emmrich]
15 Bamm, Peter [pseud. of Curt Emmrich] Die unsichtbare Flagge
Koesel-Verlag, Mčnchen 1954 7th edition, issue 71-100,000; first published in 1952 Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Signed by the author on t.p. using his pseudonym Peter Bamm. Jacket sl. frayed at extremities of spine, lightly tanned except where protected by '100. Tausend' outer wrapper; internally near fine. Fold-out map, in fine condition, at rear. 372 pp. A best-selling account, often with an ironic slant, of life and death on the Eastern Front written by a serving German military surgeon. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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16 Beckett, R.B. (ed.) John Constable's correspondence II: early friends and Maria Bicknell (Mrs. Constable)
Suffolk Records Society 1964 1st edition Hard covers, no dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
vii, 474 pp. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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17 Beckett, R.B. (ed.) John Constable's correspondence III: correspondence with C.R. Leslie, R.A.
Suffolk Records Society 1965 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Spine of jacket sunned. vii, 163 pp. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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18 Beckett, R.B. (ed.) John Constable's correspondence V: various friends, with Charles Boner and the artist's children
Suffolk Records Society 1967 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Spine of jacket sunned. Sporadic foxing to fore-edge. ix, 229 pp. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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19 Beckett, R.B. (ed.) John Constable's correspondence: the family at East Bergholt 1807-1837
London: H.M.S.O. 1962 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Spine of jacket sunned. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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20 Bellamy, D. Jolly green giant
Century 2002 0 7126 8359 3 / 9780712683593 1st edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
Little used. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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