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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS
Written by S. Vere Benson.
Stock no. 2123616
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers book No. 1. Brown cloth with black titles to spine and front. Describing two hundred and twenty-six species with 200 illustrations, 100 of which are in full colour. Damp spotting along edges of covers. Name to front endpaper. Hinge next to half-title page is partially cracked. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper has become a bit faded in places. Is edge-chipped with a few tears and small pieces of loss. What looks like ink splash marks and dark brown spots, also to wrapper. Still remarkably full wrapper for its age.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS
Written by S. Vere Benson.
Stock no. 1405449
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1943. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers book No. 1. Brown cloth with black titles to spine and front. Describing two hundred and twenty-six species with 200 illustrations, 100 of which are in full colour. Printer's code 348.543.Spine and corners a little bumped. Several hinges cracked leaving the binding feeling a little loose. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers slightly browned. Some foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a couple of small tears. Couple of creases to rear panel. Wrapper is grubby.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH WILD FLOWERS
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1405448
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1943. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer's Book no. 2. Describing 200 British species with 220 illustrations 100 of which are in full colour. Printer's code: 348.343. Spine a little bumped. A little browning to top and bottom of spine. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Couple of hinges are cracked. A few foxspots and some fingering. Dust wrapper is edge worn and chipped with a couple of creases to rear panel. A little grubby.

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OBSERVERS BIRDS
Written by Rob Hume.
Stock no. 2118120
Published by Frederick Warne. 1989. Very good condition.

N26 in the New Observer's Series. Paperback. ISBN: 0723216851. Creasing to front cover next to spine. Some wear to covers. Grubby marks to outer page edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by A. Laurence Wells.
Stock no. 2117509
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1941. Almost very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Observer's book No. 6. Describing 82 species with 76 illustrations, 64 of which are in full colour. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is very badly torn and price-cut. Loss to wrapper at base of spine; messy tape repairs to front panel and spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1713561
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. ISBN: 0723215928. Spine a little bumped. Some surface paper damage to front endpaper plus a couple of tiny brown spots. Wrapper: Price-cut and a little edge rubbed.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CATERPILLARS
Written by D.J. Carter. Illustrated by Gordon Riley.
Stock no. 1712866
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Observer Series No. 79. With 226 colour illustrations and 17 b/w drawings. ISBN: 0723215928. Light foxing to text block edge otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper has been price clipped by publisher with a new price label beside. Wrapper is a little browned.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD ANIMALS (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by Maurice Burton.
Stock no. 1203491
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 5. Revised editon. In rare advertising wrapper. Very light browning to wrapper.

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