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Autobiographical sketches

By: De Quincy, T.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing: n.d. [2004]

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 20151

ISBN: 1 4191 0836 0

Condition: Fine


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Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth, vol. 1

By: De Selincourt, E.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1952

Seller ID: 12381

Condition: V.g.


xxv, 443 pp. View more info

Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth, vol. 2

By: De Selincourt, E.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1952

Seller ID: 12382

Condition: V.g.


vii, 434 pp. View more info

Pocahontas's daughters: gender and ethnicity in American culture

By: Dearborn, Mary V.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1986

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 4564

ISBN: 0 19 503632 8

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. Major contribution to women's studies. x, 266 pp. View more info

Mr Bligh's bad language

By: Dening, G.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1992

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 17619

ISBN: 0 521 38370 6

Condition: Fine


Donor's inscription on ffep. View more info

Huxley, the devil's disciple

By: Desmond, A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1994

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 14549

ISBN: 0 7181 3641 1

Condition: V.g.


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Huxley, Evolution's high priest

By: Desmond, A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1997

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 14550

ISBN: 0 7181 38821 1

Condition: V.g.


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Huxley, the devil's disciple

By: Desmond, A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1994

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15503

ISBN: 0 571 10783 4

Condition: V.g.


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Huxley, Evolution's high priest

By: Desmond, A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1997

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15504

ISBN: 0 7181 38821 1

Condition: V.g.


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Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker: traveller and plant collector

By: Desmond, Ray

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Antique Colectors' Club & R.B.G. Kew: 1999

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15527

ISBN: 1 85149 305 0

Condition: Fine


Small tear at tip of spine of jacket. Sir Joseph Hooker is well known as Director of Kew Gardens, but his explorations of the Himalayas and the Southern Hemisphere are equally distinguished aspects of his career. A close friend of Charles Darwin, he too derived scientific insights and inspiration from his visits to the exotic island floras of New Zealand, Australia and the Falklands, as well as encountering the very distinctive Cape Flora of South Africa. The exquisitely... View more info

The world of Roger Tory Peterson: an authorized biography

By: Devlin, J.C. & Naismith, G.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1978

Edition: 1st UK edition, originally published 1977

Seller ID: 11184

ISBN: 0 7153 7693 4

Condition: V.g.


Little used. xxi, 266 pp. View more info

Mrs Delany

By: Dewes, Simon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Rich & Cowan: n.d. [1940]

Seller ID: 13561

Condition: Good


Owner's stamp on ffep, small indentation at foot of front hinge, internally v.g. The author's name is a pseudonym; it was written by John Saint Clair Muriel, according to the BL catalogue. xii, (13)-320 pp. View more info

Charles Raven: naturalist, historian, and theologian

By: Dillistone, F.W.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1975

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 5410

Condition: V.g.


Hard bound, with jacket showing slight edge wear. Sir Julian Huxley's copy (owner's stamp on ffep) with loosely inserted letter to Sir Julian from the publisher (Eric Major) soliciting a quote. Spopt on extreme margin of p. 11. 448 pp. View more info

Thomas Bewick and his pupils

By: Dobson, A.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1889

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 15475

Condition: V.g.


Some browning of end papers. View more info

Conservators of the Hunterian Museum

By: Dobson, J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Royal College of Surgeons of England: n.d. [?1979]

Seller ID: 11772

Condition: Good


Boards very slightly bowed. 39 pp. Reprinted from the Annals of the R.C.S. View more info

Friedrich Welwitsch vida e obra

By: Dolezal, H.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Junta de Investigašes cient’ficas do Ultramar, Lisboa: 1974

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11830

Condition: V.g.


Limited edition reprint (100 copies). View more info

In the footsteps of the naturalists

By: Doncaster, I.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Phoenix House, London: 1961

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19076

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with stamps etc. View more info

The university-based consultant

By: Doorncamp, J.C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: M1 Press Ltd, Long Eaton: 1991

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2003

ISBN: 1 872792 05 7

Condition: Fine


A University geography lecturer with wide experience of consultancy work gives advice to the would-be chaser-after commissions. (8), 99 pp. View more info

Journal kept by David Douglas during his travels in North America 1823-1827

By: Douglas, David

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Antiquarian Press: 1959

Edition: Limited Edition reprint of 1914 edition

Seller ID: 11057

Condition: V.g.


A limited edition reprint of the 1914 edition, printed Ôunder the direction of the Royal Horticultural Society'. A fascinating account which also contains numbered lists of plants collected. (10), 364 pp. View more info

Dangerous work: diary of an Arctic adventure

By: Doyle, A.C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: British Library: 2012

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 16826

ISBN: 0712358641

Condition: New


Price sticker on rear cover. 368 pp. Diary of a young medical student who accompanied an Arctic whaler. (6), 368 pp. View more info