TURTON (WILLIAM) A Manual of the Land and Fresh-Water Shells of the British Islands, 1831; and 26 others, also natural history (27)
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TURTON (WILLIAM) A Manual of the Land and Fresh-Water Shells of the British Islands, 1831; and 26 others, also natural history (27)
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TURTON (WILLIAM)
A Manual of the Land and Fresh-Water Shells of the British Islands, first edition, 10 coloured plates, a few neat annotations in red ink (including to one plate), contemporary cloth, worn at head and joint [Nissen ZBI 4191], 8vo, Longman, 1831--WEBER (J.C.) Die Alpen-Pflanzen Deutschlands und der Schweiz, 4 vol. (including Supplement), approximately 400 (one plate torn), library marks to titles and spines (not affecting plates), publisher's cloth, gilt, defective, Munich, Christian Kaiser, [c.1867-1868]--RYE (E.C.) British Beetles, 16 hand-coloured plates, key to plate II loosely inserted, publisher's cloth gilt, worn, 8vo, Lovell Reeve, 1866--BEWICK (THOMAS) History of British Birds, numerous woodcut illustrations, browning to titles, publisher's cloth, defective, 8vo, Newcastle, J. Blackwell, 1847--WALLACE (ALFRED RUSSEL) Darwinism. An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection with Some of its Applications, portrait frontispiece, one folding map and numerous illustrations, library stamps on title and throughout, publisher's cloth, rubbed, 8vo, Macmillan, 1889--YARRELL (WILLIAM) A History of British Fishes, 2 vol., numerous woodcut illustrations, some spotting, publisher's cloth, spines defective, 8vo, John van Voorst, 1836; and 16 others, similar (27)
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