The New Naturalists (Collins New Naturalist Library)

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9780002199988: The New Naturalists (Collins New Naturalist Library)

The behind-the-bookshelf story of the "New Naturalist Library": how each title was commissioned, written and printed; the much-admired jackets; who their authors were and what they did; and the trials and tribulations of one of the most significant and long-running natural history series.

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London published Natural History

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Peter Marren is the author of two books in the New Naturalist series, The New Naturalists and Nature Conservation, and is the authority on the history and iconography of the series. He has written numerous other books, and writes regularly for the Independent and British Wildlife.

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Book Description London; Collins, 1995., 1995. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. Octavo. 304 pp. Book Condition: Fine. Jacket Condition: Fine. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket with cover design by Robert Gillmor; 50th Anniversary of the series 1945-1995 sticker to front. Number 82 in the New Naturalist series and one of the "Golden 13" most sought-after titles. Scarce, particularly in this condition. Bookseller Inventory # 3898

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Book Description Harper Collins, London, 1995 First Edition. Hardback. Dust Jacket., 1995. 8vo. pp 304, 16 plates. Original publisher's green cloth, lettered gilt on spine. A commemorative volume for the 50th anniversary of the New Naturalist series. Illustrated in colour and b/w throughout. ISBN: 000219998X Fine in fine dust jacket. Kept in darkened room, with no fading at spine. 50th anniversary sticker on the front cover. Bookseller Inventory # C21184

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Book Description Harper Collins, London, 1995. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 304pp; New Naturalist No.82; 16 colour plates and over 100 b/w photographs and drawings; pictorial glossy d/j with slight fading to spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 036167

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Book Description HarperCollins, Collins, London, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. pp. 304. With sixteen colour plates and over 100 black and white photographs and drawings. This is the first impression of the first edition with jacket showing a book (New Naturalist No 1 Butterflies) being removed from a shelf. Jacket design by Robert Gillmor. Dust jacket fine, complete with the original "50 years sticker", some fading to the spine, not price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Breen buckram boards fine. Contents clean and tight, presentation plate with numerous signatures pasted to the front free endpaper from the INCA. A near fine first edition. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 025913

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Book Description HARPER COLLINS LONDON, 1996. REPRINT OF THE FIRST EDITION. NEW NATURALIST SERIES - NEW BOOK WITH SIXTEEN COLOUR PLATES AND OVER 100 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS AND DRAWINGS. MINT/MINT. NUMBER 82 IN THE SERIES. Bookseller Inventory # 14234

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Book Description HarperCollins, - Collins 1996, London, 1996. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Reprint. 8vo. 304 pp., illustrated. 2000 copies of this edition were printed in total. 1500 of the first edition in 1995, and 500 copies of this reprint. Bookseller Inventory # 33944

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Book Description HARPUR COLLINS GLASGOW, 1995. FIRST EDITION. VERY FINE COPY IN FINE DUSTWRAP. (AS NEW), NUMBER 82 IN THE NEW NATURALIST SERIES. WITH THE FIFTY YEARS ANNIVERARY STICKER TO THE FRONT BOARD. VERY SCARCE. Bookseller Inventory # 24557

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Book Description HarperCollins, Collins, London, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Signed to cards tipped onto the front end paper by both Peter Marren and Pete Schofield "To David, with all best wishes Peter Marren" and "To David with best wishes Peter Schofield". "David" is the late "David Kings" collector, bibliophile and naturalist (see p. 296 Collecting the New Naturalists); pp. 304. With sixteen colour plates and over 100 black and white photographs and drawings. This is the first impression of the first edition with jacket showing a book (New Naturalist No 1 Butterflies) being removed from a shelf. Jacket design by Robert Gillmor. Dust jacket fine, complete with the original "50 years sticker", minimal fading to the spine, not price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Contents clean and tight. A fine first edition. Size: 8vo. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 027961

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Book Description London; Collins, 1995., 1995. Hardcover. SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Octavo. 304 pp. Book Condition: Near Fine. Jacket Condition: Fine. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket with cover design by Robert Gillmor; 50th Anniversary of the series 1945-1995 sticker to front. Signed by the Author to pasted-in plate to ffep "with best wishes" but no dedication. Number 82 in the New Naturalist series and one of the "Golden 13" most sought-after titles.Small grease-mark to front endpapers otherwise fine. Scarce, particularly in this condition. Bookseller Inventory # 3897

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