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La Cuisine Malgache. La Cuisine de Madagascar

By: N/A

Price: £22.00

Inventory number: 001164


Orphie G. Doyen, 1992. 21cm. Pp.84. Colour photos. Hardbound.Recipes from Mauritius and Reunion, French text. View more info

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A Friend in Need English-Tamil Cookery Book, Third Edition

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 979752


Diocesan Press, Madras, 1950. 24cm. Pp.iv, 332 + adverts. Original cloth-backed printed boards.Complied by the Ladies' Committee, F.I.N.S. Women's Workshop. Recipes in English and Tamil. View more info

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Farmhouse Cookery, Recipes from the Country Kitchen

By: N/A

Price: £22.00

Inventory number: 979754


Fakenham Press Ltd., Fakenham, Norfolk for Reader's Digest, (1980) reprinted with amendments 1982. Oblong format 26x30cm. Pp.400. Colour photos, figures. Hardbound.'Farmhouse Cookery, Recipes from the Country Kitchen' : the last word on the regional, seasonal and festive dishes of the British Isles. View more info

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Larousse Gastronomique

By: N/A

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 979847


Hamlyn, 2001. 28cm. Pp.1350. Colour plates, text illustrations. Hardbound, jacket, slipcase, fine unused copy.The world's greatest cookery encyclopaedia and the most famous culinary reference book concerned with all things food and French. Originally created by Prosper Montagnè and published in 1938, this essential addition to any kitchen has withstood the test of time and become an invaluable source of information for every enthusiastic cook.Revised and... View more info

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WHO Guidelines on Tularaemia

By: N/A

Price: £23.50

Inventory number: 979384


2007. 28cm. Pp.122. Softbound.WHO Guidelines on Tularaemia provides background information on the disease, describes the current best practices for its diagnosis and treatments in humans, suggests measures to be taken in case of epidemics and provides guidance on how to handle F. tularensis in the laboratory.Tularaemia is a bacterial zoonotic disease of the northern hemisphere.The bacterium (Francisella tularensis) is highly virulent for humans an... View more info

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Rabies Control - Towards Sustainable Prevention at the Source

By: N/A

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 979532


2012. 30cm. Pp.228. Colour photos, figures, maps. Softbound.Rabies Control, Proceedings of the OIE Global Conference on Rabies Control, Incheon-Seoul, Korea, September 2011.This Compendium of manuscripts, prepared by speakers of the conference and reviewed by experts from its Scientific Committee, provides an overview of the current rabies situation worldwide and highlights the importance of rabies control at the animal source in achieving worldwide elimi... View more info

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Food and Fruit-bearing Forest Species - 3. Examples from Latin America

By: N/A

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 979356


FAO., 1986. 30cm. Pp.xix,308. Numerous photos and figures. Softbound.Food and Fruit-bearing Forest Species - 3. Examples from Latin America provides information on the ecology, distribution, nutritional value and main uses of the species described.Original edition, one copy only. View more info

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Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History – Zoology

By: N/A

Price: £270.00

Inventory number: 979558


Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History – Zoology, Volumes 1-2, 5-6, 8-12, 1950-1965, uniform navy cloth View more info

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Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society Volumes 5 - 39

By: N/A

Price: £350.00

Inventory number: 979618


1959-1994. 35 volumes. 26cm. Blue buckram, gilt.Bio. Mem. FRS Vols. 5-39, a good long run, nice condition from a private library and without the dustjackets, no library markings, stamps or lables, shipping at cost.Published annually since 1955 each Memoir is carefully researched resulting in a unique biographical collection of celebrated lives and important achievements. View more info

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Proceedings of the First National Conference on Land Classification

By: N/A

Price: £53.00

Inventory number: 979648


Univ. Missouri, 1940. 24cm. Pp.334. Black half-calf over linen backed boards, raised bands, gilt, trifle rubbed but a good copy.University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Agriculture Experiment Station Bulletin 421, nicely bound. View more info

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La Faune Terrestre de l'Ile de Sainte-Helene

By: N/A

Price: £235.00

Inventory number: 001445


1970-1977. 4 volumes. 26cm. Pp.viii,227; x,530; x,533; x,575. 45 plates, 838 figures, 4 maps. Paperback, fine set.La Faune Terrestre de l'Ile de Sainte-Helene, the standard account of terrestrial fauna of the volcanic tropical island of St. Helena.Between 1791 and 1833, Saint Helena became the site of a series of experiments in conservation and reforestation. This environmental intervention was closely linked to the conceptualisation of the processes of e... View more info

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Татарские национальные блюда [Tatar National Dishes]

By: Akhmetzyanov, Yunnus A

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 979725


Tatar Book Publishing House, Kazan, 2016. 28cm. Pp.151. 54 colour photos. Hardbound. Text in RussianВ данной книге представлены рецепты национальных блюд тата... View more info

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The Iraq Invasion of Kuwait, An Environmental Catastrophe

By: Al-Hassan, Jassim Mohammad

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 002536


Published by the author, Safat, Kuwait, second printing, revised, 1992. 29cm. Pp.162. 144 colour photos. Hardbound, jacket, fine copy.The author is a professor of biochemistry with decades of experience on the venomous marine creatures of the Arabian Gulf. The Iraq Invasion of Kuwait, An Environmental Catastrophe describes with the aid of photographs the immense environmental problems of the period. View more info

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Viruses of Vertebrates

By: Andrewes, Sir Christopher

Price: £12.00

Inventory number: 978725


Bailliere, Tindall and Cox, London, 1964. 24cm. Pp.xi,401. Hardbound, jacket trifle worn, nice clean copy. Wilson Smith's copy (1897-1965, FRS., virologist, Porton Down), with his signature.Viruses of Vertebrates, clean secondhand. View more info

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The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd edition

By: Baer, George M (editor)

Price: £499.00

Inventory number: 979751


1991. 26cm. Pp.640. Photos (some colour), text figures & tables. Hardbound.'The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd edition' provides essential worldwide reference information regarding rabies for public health officials, veterinarians, physicians, virologists, epidemiologists, infectious disease specialists, laboratory diagnosticians, and wildlife biologists.The book is divided into six main sections, covering topics such as the rabies virus, including antige... View more info

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The Natural History of Rabies

By: Baer, George M. (editor)

Price: £235.00

Inventory number: 979750


Academic Press, first edition, 1975. 2 volumes. 26cm. Pp.xvi, (ii), 454 ; xvi, (ii), 387. Photos (some colour), text figures, tables. Hardbound, jackets, good set, clean ex-library.Landmark comprehensive reference covering the history of the disease, description of the virus, pathogenesis and resultant pathology, morphology and morphogenesis, spread of the virus from the central nervous system, diagnostic techniques, epidemiology in domestic and wildlife species,... View more info

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Lyme Disease. The Cause, the Cure, the Controversy

By: Barbour, Alan G

Price: £15.00

Inventory number: 979461


1996. 22cm. Pp.xvii, [iii], 251. Paperback.Lyme Disease. The Cause, the Cure, the Controversy, publisher's uncorrected proof copy View more info

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Bats and Human Health: Ebola, SARS, Rabies and Beyond

By: Beltz, Lisa A

Price: £107.00

Inventory number: 979806


2017. 26cm. Pp.300. Colour photos, figures, tables, bibliography. Hardbound.This book examines the multifaceted interactions between bats and humans, and how each affects the other both positively and negatively. Dr. Beltz's approach to this title includes a more comprehensive, balanced take on bats' role in human health and welfare - she aims to not only present them as disease carriers, but examines their positive contributions to human welfare from ... View more info

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Shahi Tukre

By: Bhatia, Savitri

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 000952


Wheeler & Co., Allahabad, first edition 1975. 24cm. Pp.xxvii,378. Colour plates. Cloth, jacket. View more info

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Public Health Significance of Urban Pests

By: Bonnefoy, Xavier; Helge Kampen & Kevin Sweeney

Price: £12.00

Inventory number: 979409


2008. 28cm. Pp.viii, 569. Photos & figures (some colour). Binding : ebook.Major changes in ecology, climate and human behaviour have favoured the proliferation of urban pests. Alarmingly, the dramatic rise in urban sprawl has led to city suburbs becoming the natural habitat of ticks, rodents and other pests.These changes make timely a new analysis of the effects of present-day urban pests on health. Public Health Significance of Urban Pests identifies the... View more info

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Ticks. Biology, Disease and Control

By: Bowman, Alan S. & Patricia A. Nuttall (editors)

Price: £0.00

Inventory number: 979401


2008. 26cm. Pp.518. 93 photos & figures. Hardbound.Ticks. Biology, Disease and Control covers in-depth information on aspects of the biology of the ticks themselves, various veterinary and medical tick-borne pathogens, and aspects of traditional and potential new control methods. Includes an up-to-date list of more than 900 valid genus and species names, a full list of tick-borne viruses, and each chapter separately referenced.Now out of print and sold ou... View more info

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Training the Pointer-Retriever Gundog

By: Brander, Michael

Price: £28.95

Inventory number: 979836


25cm. Pp.176. 21 BW photos. Hardbound.Invaluable manual written for the owner who wants a thoroughly useful all-round working gundog that is able to quarter the ground, come to the point, flush, and finally, retrieve. Includes chapters on training and working two dogs and field trialing and includes a comprehensive glossary of terms used in training.Now out of print, we have one (1) copy only. View more info

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Field Guide to Eucalypts. Volume 1. South-eastern Australia, Second edition

By: Brooker, M. I. H. & D. A. Kleinig

Price: £165.00

Inventory number: 979829


(1983), revised & updated edition, Bloomings Books Pty Ltd., 1999. 28cm. Pp.[viii], 353. Colour photos, keys, maps. Hardbound, jacket, clean secondhand.The genus Eucalyptus includes over 700 species, with almost a third of these occurring in south-eastern Australia in the crescent from the top of Spencer Gulf around to the northern New South Wales border including Tasmania. Nearly three hundred of the known species and subspecies in the area are included in this ... View more info

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British Birds of Prey, Collins New Naturalist No.60

By: Brown, Leslie

Price: £15.00

Inventory number: 979853


Collins, first edition, 1976. Original jacket in protective sleeve, backstrip a bit off colour, small neat owner's ink stamp to front pastedown, near fine copy. View more info

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Alternative Life-History Styles of Animals

By: Bruton, Michael N (editor)

Price: £205.00

Inventory number: 979801


KAP., 1989. 25cm. Pp.xvii, 616. Text figures, photos. Hardbound.Expanded proceedings of a conference entitled 'Alternative Life History Styles of Fishes and Other Organisms' which was held in Grahamstown, South Africa, in June 1987, arising from conceptual models of fish life-history research. View more info

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Rabbit Behaviour, Health and Care

By: Buseth, M. & R. Saunders

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 979628


2014. 26cm. Pp.232. Softbound.Developed from the very successful Norwegian book 'Den Store Kaninboka' ("The Big Book of Rabbits") this English language edition covers all aspects of rabbit behaviour, welfare, health and husbandry, with updated and expanded content also relevant for veterinarians.The focus is on explaining normal behaviour as a basis for describing optimal welfare, with an emphasis on rabbits in the domestic setting.Information reg... View more info

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Les Tiques du Monde. Nomenclature, stades décrits, hôtes, répartition - The Ticks of the World. Nomenclature, described stages, hosts, distribution (Acarida, Ixodida)

By: Camicas,J.-L., J.-P.Hervy, F.Adam & P.-C.Morel

Price: £59.95

Inventory number: 001932


25cm. Pp.240. Hardbound.Les Tiques du Monde, 'The Ticks of the World', lists 4222 valid and invalid names corresponding to the 869 known species, with synonymy, details of developmental stages, hosts and biogeographical distribution.An indispensable guide for solving the difficulties of separating the principle species.Text in French and English, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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The Slipper Orchids

By: Cash, Catherine

Price: £30.00

Inventory number: 989818


Timber Press, (1991) reprinted 1996. 29cm. Pp.xi, 228. 225 colour photos. Hardbound, dustjacket, fine copy.Botanical and horticultural aspects of Cypripedium, Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, and Selenipedium, with particularly extensive information on hybridization. View more info

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A Recipe for Successful Retrieving

By: Chadwick, Carol

Price: £7.95

Inventory number: 978580


Privately published, 2008. 24cm. Pp.27. 2 photos. Paperback.A Recipe for Successful Retrieving is an easy 35-45 minute read with simple step by step instructions for teaching by imprinting vital retrieving skills to the German Shorthaired Pointer. Building on reward and repetition, the puppy can learn to retrieve happily and easily to hand.The author has bred fourteen dual champion German Shorthaired Pointers. View more info

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Bovine Tuberculosis

By: Chambers, M., S. Gordon, F Olea-Popelka & P. Barrow (editors)

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 979844


2018. 29cm. Pp.256. Hardbound.This book is contemporary, topical and global in its approach, and provides an essential, comprehensive treatise on bovine tuberculosis and the bacterium that causes it, Mycobacterium bovis.Bovine tuberculosis remains a major cause of economic loss in cattle industries worldwide, exacerbated in some countries by the presence of a substantial wildlife reservoir. It is a major zoonosis, causing human infection through consumpti... View more info