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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES OF BRITAIN
Written by H.C. Casserley.
Stock no. 1507620
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1957. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

1957 edition. Observer book no. 23. Revised edition. Describing the steam locomotives of Britain, with 8 colour plates and over 200 photogrpahs. Also incuding a list of diesel and electric locomotives in general use. Peach covers with green titles. Bumping to base of spine and corners. Lower edges of covers darkened and grubby. Light foxing and browning to endpapers. Crease to corner of title page. Odd fox spot to text block. Dustwrapper is edge torn and chipped with a little loss, panels and spine are grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S ARMY VEHICLES DIRECTORY TO 1940
Written by Bart H. Vanderveen.
Stock no. 1813802
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0723215405. Text block browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is creased, edge-worn and faded to spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE OBSERVER'S WORLD AIRCRAFT DIRECTORY
Written by William Green.
Stock no. 1813492
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Blue boards, dark blue titles. B/w photos and illustrations. 354 pages including index. Light browning to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut and edge-worn with a few closed tears.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BIRDS' EGGS
Written by G. Evans. Illustrated by H.D. Swain.
Stock no. 1406244
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1956. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observers servies No. 18. Describing more than 180 eggs, with 154 illustrations in full natural colour and 26 in outline. With a foreward by P.E. Brown. Spine and corners bumped. Date (9th June 1957) to front endpaper. Endpapers and prelims browned. Ticks beside some of the illustrations and to index. Contents otherwise generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Grubby and foxed. Printer's code is 506.756.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF GEOLOGY
Written by I.O. Evans.
Stock no. 1406243
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1954. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 10. Foreword by H.L. Hawkins. Describing the principal Rocks, Minerals and Fossils with 170 illustrations in b/w and 12 pages in colour. ISBN: 0723200521. Slight bumping to spine. Spine and board edges a little browned. Endpapers browned. Front joint beginning to crack. Couple of hinges cracked. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn. Wrapper is grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES OF BRITAIN
Written by H.C. Casserley.
Stock no. 1406241
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 5th 1966. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observers book no. 23. Describing the steam, electric and diesel locomotives of Britain, with 8 colour plates almost 200 photographs. Spine and corners bumped. Slight crease to first couple of pages. 15 in pen to front endpaper. Foxing especially to first half of the book. Brown marks to text block and some pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears. Wrapper is grubby and spine is browned. Printer's code is 1791.965.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF VEGETABLES
Written by Allan A. Jackson.
Stock no. 1406240
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observer No. 67. With 8 Colour plates, 82 b/w photographs and 5 diagrams. ISBN: 072321557X. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine and board edge a little browned. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper edge rubbed and browned with some grubby marks.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SCULPTURE
Written by William Gaunt.
Stock no. 1406238
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 37. 8 Colour plates and 62 monochrome reproductions from photographs. Grey boards with brown titles. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine and board edges are a little browned. Small mark to front cover. Endpapers lightly browned. Couple of grubby marks to top of text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Top corner of front flap has been cut off. Spiune browned and marked. Rear panel is grubby. Some ticks and crosses in red ink to list on rear flap.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CANALS
Written by John Gagg. Illustrated by Robert Wilson.
Stock no. 1506430
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1982. Almost very good condition.

Observers Series No. 95. Laminate boards. With photographs and drawings. ISBN: 0723216258. Spine faded, especially title. Covers lightly browned. Large inscription in pen to front pastedown. Light foxing to text block.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF COMMON INSECTS AND SPIDERS
Written by E.F. Linssen; L. Hugh Newman.
Stock no. 1405975
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers book no. 17. Outlining all the British orders with 64 plates including 32 colour plates. Revised edition. ISBN: 0723200599. Bottom of spine a little bumped. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is a little edge rubbed and slightly grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BIRDS' EGGS
Written by G. Evans. Illustrated by H.D. Swain.
Stock no. 1405972
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1967. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer No. 18. Describing more than 180 eggs, with 180 illustrations, of which 154 are in colour. Brown boards with black titles. Revised Edition. Small mark to side of text block otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with a couple of foxspots. Rear panel is slightly grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF LICHENS
Written by Kenneth L. Alvin; K.A. Kershaw.
Stock no. 1405971
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1966. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer's book No. 33. With 64 plates in colour and b/w. Pale yellow boards with light blue titles. Spine a little bumped. Contents very good. Dustwrapper has been price -cut with publisher's new price printed on front flap. Wrapper is edge rubbed. Rear panel grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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