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WHITE, Gilbert [1720-1793].
Natural History And Antiquities Of Selborne.With Notes By Frank Buckland. A Chapter On Antiquities By Lord Selborne. And New Letters. Illustrated By P.H.Delamotte.
London: Macmillan And Co., 1875..
8vo. pp. xxx, [2], 591, [1]. with half-title. double-page coloured map, wood-engraved frontis., 9 plates (1 in colour), wood-engraved title vignette & numerous text illus. map from another source mounted on front paste-down. original gilt-stamped pictorial cloth (light wear to extremities, inner hinges cracked, dampstain to upper inner margins of first gatherings, map foxed). First Edition Edited by Frank Buckland. Freeman p. 364. Martin p. 184.
$250 USD                          Book Number: elala2541                         Order / Enquire



WODARCH, [Charles].
Wodarch's Introduction To The Study Of Conchology: Describing The Orders, Genera, and Species Of Shells: With Observations On The Nature And Properties Of The Animals; And Directions For Collecting, Preserving, And Cleaning Shells. Third Edition, With considerable Additions and Alterations, By J.Mawe.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, and J.Mawe, 1825..
8vo. pp. xiii, 140, [6]. hand-coloured lithographed frontis. & 6 hand-coloured engraved plates. Uncut in original bds. (most of spine chipped away, occasional hint of foxing). Third Enlarged Edition. Freeman 4064.
$175 USD                          Book Number: elala1594                         Order / Enquire



WOOD, J[ohn] G[eorge] [1827-1889].
Insects At Home. Being A Popular Account Of British Insects, Their Structure, Habits, And Transformations...New Edition.
London: Longman, Green, And Co., 1887..
8vo. pp. xx, 670. with half-title. 20 wood-engraved plates & numerous text illus. by G.Pearson after figures by E.A.Smith & J.B.Zwecker. guards with legends. original gilt-stamped cloth, all edges gilth (spine ends chipped, corners frayed, former owner's blindstamp on half-title & front flyleaf). cfFreeman p. 374.
$150 USD                          Book Number: elala3922                         Order / Enquire



WOOD, Rev. J[ohn] G[eorge] [1827-1889].
The Common Objects of The Sea Shore; Including Hints For An Aquarium.
London & New York: George Routledge And Sons, nd..
small 8vo. pp. 1 p.l., [v]-viii, 204. lacking half-title? 12 colour plates by E.Evans after designs by Sowerby. contemporary calf, gilt back, gilt crest on upper cover (rubbed, some light foxing). cfFreeman 4090.
$173 USD                          Book Number: NODeWOOD8                         Order / Enquire



WOODWARD, S[amuel] P[eckworth] [1821-1865].
A Manual Of The Mollusca; Or, Rudimentary Treatise Of Recent And Fossil Shells.
London: John Weale, 1851-56..
12mo. pp. 1 p.l., xvi, [2]errata, [3]-486, 24. 25 engraved plates & 1 folding engraved map. numerous woodcut text illus. contemporary half calf (worn, spine label chipped). First Edition. Freeman 4158.
$308 USD                          Book Number: NODMaWOO22                         Order / Enquire



WOODWARD, S[amuel] P[ickworth] [1821-1865].
A Manual Of The Mollusca Being A Treatise On Recent And Fossil Shells.With An Appendix Of Recent And Fossil Conchological Discoveries By Ralph Tate.
London: Crosby, Lockwood And Son, 1890..
2 Parts in 1. small 8vo. pp. xvi, 542, 85, [1] + [64]ads. with half-title. folding map & 24 plates (incl. frontis.). numerous text figures. original gilt-stamped cloth, top edge gilt (several gatherings sprung). Reprint of the Fourth Edition (1880). Freeman 4158.
$173 USD                          Book Number: NODMaWOO95                         Order / Enquire



WRIGHT, Bruce S.
Black Duck Spring.Illustrated by James G. Teason.
Toronto & Vancouver: Clark, Irwin & Company Limited, [1966]..
8vo. pp. 191. some illus. cloth (previous owner's signature). dw. First Edition.
$36 USD                          Book Number: NIGacWRI67                         Order / Enquire



WRIGHT, W[illiam].
Fishes And Fishing. Artificial Breeding Of Fish, Anatomy of their Senses, Their Loves, Passions, And Intellects.
London: Thomas Cautley Newby, 1858..
small 8vo. pp. xi, 384. lacking 3 plates? index. original blind & gilt-stamped cloth. First Edition. Robb p. 213. Starkman & Read p. 114. Westwood & Satchell p. 243 (calling for a frontis. & 2 plates, not present here).
$175 USD                          Book Number: elala2887                         Order / Enquire



YARRELL, William [1784-1856].
A History Of British Birds.
London: John Van Voorst, [1837-]1843..
3 Volumes. 8vo. pp. 1 p.l., [v]-xxxii, 525 ie. 531], [1]; 1 p.l., 669 [ie. 671], [1]; 1 p.l., 528. lacking half-titles. c580 wood-engraved text illus. wood-engraved title vignettes. 19th century half calf (bit rubbed, head of spine of Vol. II little chipped). First Edition. Casey Wood p. 639. Freeman 4177. Mullens & Swann pp. 670-71.
$666 USD                          Book Number: NRRHiYAR56                         Order / Enquire



YARRELL, William [1784-1856].
A History Of British Fishes.
John Van Voorst, [1835-]1836..
2 Volumes. 8vo. pp. 1 p.l., [v]-xxxvii, [1], 408; 1 p.l., 472. lacking half-titles. c400 wood-engraved text illus. wood-engraved title vignettes. 19th century half calf (bit rubbed, joints cracked, piece chipped from head of Vol. II, light foxing to outer leaves, 1 leaf torn - no loss). First Edition. Casey Wood p, 638. Freeman 4176.
$666 USD                          Book Number: NRRHiYAR57                         Order / Enquire



YARRELL, William.
A History Of British Fishes.
London: John Van Voorst, 1859..
2 Volumes. 8vo. pp. xxxviii, 675; 2 p.l., 670. with half-titles. engraved frontis. portrait. over 500 wood-engraved text illus. original cloth (tear to head of Vol. II spine, clear dampstain to frontis.). Third Edition, Edited with a memoir of the author, by Sir John Richardson. "The present edition, in which some supposed species are suppressed and new ones added, contains in all two hundred and sixty species, with cuts of the new ones, and many additional ornamental vignettes.". (Introduction) Casey Wood p. 639. Freeman p. 379. Westwood & Satchell pp. 243-44. cfStarkman & Read p. 114.
$500 USD                          Book Number: elala2888                         Order / Enquire



YOUNG, M.
The Life And Times Of Aonio Paleario Or A History Of The Italian Reformers In The Sixteenth Century. Illustrated by Original Letters and Unedited Documents.
London: Bell And Daldy, 1860..
2 Volumes. 8vo. pp. xiv, 588; xi, [1]errata, 650. with half-titles. folding facsimile. contemporary calf, gilt backs (spines sunned, labels wanting, lower front joint of Vol. I starting). First Edition. The Italian humanist and reformer Paleario, born Antonio Della Paglia in 1503, was tried three times for heresy and ultimately executed by hanging in 1570. Also included here are biographical sketches of Bernardino Ochino, Peter Martyr, Renée Duchess of Ferrara, Peter Paul Vergerio, Celio Secundo Curioni, Galeazzo Caracciolo, and Pietro Carnesecchi.
$300 USD                          Book Number: elala2052                         Order / Enquire


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