Hobgoblin Books (www,HobgoblinBooks.com)

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Natural World

Natural World

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Ted Ellis's Year: Memories of a Remarkable Twelve Months in Nature
Eastern Daily Press Paper Wrappers Very Good 
55pp, not dated but circa 1986, slection of articles originally published in 1947, minor rubbing to edge back cover. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 The Bermuda Audubon Society 50th Anniversary 1954-2004
The Bermuda Audubon Society 2004 Paper Wrappers Good - 
61pp, illustrated with colour, moderate ring mark and splash mark to top edge front cover causing minor wrinkling to top edge of page and of first 4 pages in book, text clean, good sound copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Gurney (J. H.) Russell (Colonel. C.) Coues (Dr. Elliott ) The House Sparrow; and The English Sparrow in America
London William Wesley Hard Back Good 
vi+70pp, plus 16pp publishers catalogue, frontis piece, two small engravings in text, not dated but preface dated 1885 and there is an ownership signature dated November 89, small gilt decoration to front board depicting a sparrow,tips of spine bumped and rubbed, moderate soiling to covers, front hinge cracked and half title loose, oveall good sound copy. Comprises 6 essays relating to the 'sparrow controvery' where the population of the sparrow was increasing in England and America and was considered a menace. Contents are as follows 'The House Sparrow: By an Ornithologist; Gurney, 'The House Sparrow By A Friend of the Farmers' Russell, 'The House Sparrow in Yarrell's British Birds' , 'Sparrows on Our Bill of Fayre', 'The English Sparrow in America' by Coues and 'A Ruffian in Feathers' by Olive Thorne Miller 
Price: 65.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Layton, Lesley Songbirds in Singapore : The Growth of a Pastime
Singapore Oxford University Press 1992 0195889991 / 9780195889994 Hard Back Fine No dust Wrapper 
89pp, illustrated with colour and black and white plates, pictorial laminated boards. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Shuckard, (W. E.) Revised and Partly Re-Written By George J. Barnesby Singing Birds. Their Management, Habits, Diseases, Breeding and the Methods of Taking Them
London George Routledge Hard Back Good 
vi+264pp, illustrated, pictorial coloured boards, not dated, small split along back strip, minor browning to end pages, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 STONE (Eugene) Ted Ellis the People's Naturalist
Norwich Jarrold Colour Publications 1988 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
159pp, illustrated, some creasing to covers and top corner bumped. Norfolk naturalist and author of New Naturalist title. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 White (Jonathon) Exmoor Birds
Dulverton Exmoor Books 1994 0861832566 / 9780861832569 Paper Wrappers Very Good + 
156pp, insignificant wear, neat clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@HobgoblinBooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie