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If a Lion Could Talk: How Animals think., Budiansky, Stephen
1 Budiansky, Stephen If a Lion Could Talk: How Animals think.
Weidenfeld & nicolson 1998 0297819321 / 9780297819325 Large format paperback AS NEW UNREAD 
Every species of animal, horses, sheep, dogs, birds, dolphins, fish, bees and even man, thinks in its own way, and has different ways of solving problems. The author takes us into the mind of the animal kingdom on an unusual and revealing kind of safari. Fascinating. 554042 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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The Guinness Book of Mammals, Burton, John A
2 Burton, John A The Guinness Book of Mammals
Guiness Superlatives Ltd 1982 0851123058 / 9780851123059 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with line drawings by Jean Vaughan, maps, and colour photographs. 
Tape mark on endpaper. 160 pp. Including glossary and index. 704117 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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The Hedgehog: A survival book on hedgehogs., Burton, Maurice
3 Burton, Maurice The Hedgehog: A survival book on hedgehogs.
André Deutsch 1969 0233960562 / 9780233960562 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Near Fine Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear and a small closed tear. 111pp Including Index The author both explains how and where the Hedgehog lives, and explores the myths and legends, many with basis in fact, that surround this charming little beast. 613106 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Fate of the Elephant, Chadwick, Douglas H
4 Chadwick, Douglas H The Fate of the Elephant
Viking 1993 0670853496 / 9780670853496 Large format paperback Very Good or better 
A superb worldwide study of the elephant, its environment, and the threats we pose to it. 537104 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Wild Dogs, Colby, C B
5 Colby, C B Wild Dogs
NY: Duell, Sloan and Pierce 1965 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Good Illustrated with black-and-white photos 
A study of various members of the dog family - coyotes, dingoes, various foxes, jackals, wolves and so on. Wrapper has edge wear and rubbing. 579042 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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All About Bears, de Hart, Don
6 de Hart, Don All About Bears
Boulder Colorado: Johnson Publishing 1971 Medium Format Paperback Very Good plus Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings 
Light cover wear. 94pp. 715045 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Cats of the World, Denis, Armand
7 Denis, Armand Cats of the World
Constable & Co. 1964 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Good to Very Good Good With 5 pages of colour and 32 pages of black and white illustrations 
Some shelf wear and fading to boards. Wrapper has edge wear 602184 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Behaviour Guide to African Mammals: including Hoofed Mammals, Carnivores and Primates, Estes, Richard Despard , with a foreword by  E O Wilson
8 Estes, Richard Despard , with a foreword by E O Wilson The Behaviour Guide to African Mammals: including Hoofed Mammals, Carnivores and Primates
University of California Press 1991 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Very Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated in black-and-white throughout text with drawings by Daniel Otte, and maps. 
Gift inscription on endpaper. Appears unread. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. (xxii,) 611pp including glossary, bibliography and index 713020 
Price: 57.50 GBP
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Blacks' Young Naturalist Series: British Wild Animals, Ford, Richard L E
9 Ford, Richard L E Blacks' Young Naturalist Series: British Wild Animals
Adam and Charles Black 1953 First Edition Hardback without Dust Wrapper. Very Good. With four colour plates by Ralph Thompson, 24 mono photographs, and twelve drawings. 
Light shelf wear only. 95pp including index. 696211 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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The Story Of A Red Deer, Fortescue, the Hon. J W
10 Fortescue, the Hon. J W The Story Of A Red Deer
Macmillan & Co 1897 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good Tissue guarded frontispiece 
Owners name on endpaper and on front board (erased) . Some shelf wear and bumping. Green buckram on boards. Gilt titles. Pages untrimmed. 616415 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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11 Godwin, Sara Seals - a Complete Photographic Survey
Headline 1990 0747201765 / 9780747201762 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Very Good Richly Illustrated in colour throughout text 
Describing the characteristics of the 39 species of the Seal family, and the conservation issues involved. 118235 
Price: 6.98 GBP
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Animal Biographies: The Life Story of a  Rat, Hewett, G M A
12 Hewett, G M A Animal Biographies: The Life Story of a Rat
Adam & Charles Black 1910 First Re-issue Hardback Without Dust Wrapper Good to Very Good. Tissue guarded frontispiece and eight colour plates from paintings by Stephen Bagot de la Bere 
Some shelf wear. Previous owner's inscription on reverse of endpaper. 248 pp. Publisher's cloth with red and black decoration, and a colour picture laid on to front cover. 688035 
Price: 11.95 GBP
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13 Lawick-Goodall, Jane Van In The Shadow Of Man
Book Club Associates 1971 0002113570 / 9780002113571 Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good Plus Illustrated in colour and black and white 
A superb highly readable account of the author's study of chimpanzees in their natural habitat. 608069 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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14 Lesberg, Sandy and Nicolai Canetti Pictorial Africa: The Book of Elephants
Peebles Press 1975 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good or better Very Good or better Illustrated with colour plates and black-and-white illustrations throughout text 
An affectionate portrait of one of the most misunderstood creatures on the planet 118148 
Price: 8.10 GBP
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15 Miles, Hugh & Salisbury, Mike Kingdom of the Ice Bear - A portrait of the Arctic
B B C Publications 1985 0563203390 / 9780563203391 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine (Clipped) Lavishly Illustrated in colour throughout 
115529 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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16 Norton Boyd The African Elephant; The Last Days of Eden
Swan Hill Press 1991 1853102911 / 9781853102912 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Near Fine (price clipped) Illustrated with colour photographs 
Light shelf wear to wrapper; Here Boyd Norton traces the natural history of the African Elephant and our relationship with it; he covers the ivory trade and the desperate attempt at conservation and protection. 117079 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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Squirrel On My Shoulder, Paling, John
17 Paling, John Squirrel On My Shoulder
BBC 1979 0563176393 / 9780563176398 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine. Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white and colour plates. 
pp.147. The author made a pet of an abandoned Grey Squirrel, his cat adopted it as one of her kittens, and when he was fully grown he was releaase3d into the wild. 661032 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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18 Perry, Richard The Watcher And The Red Deer
The Country Book Club 1972 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good or Better 
The year-round life of Scotland's Red Deer herds. Light shelf wear: some foxing to page edges 116866 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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19 Seton, Ernest Thompson Monarch the Big Bear of Tallac
Constable 1911 Hardback no dust wrapper Good reading copy Illustrated by 100 Drawings by Author 
Story intended for young people, focuses on a grizzly in the Lake Tahoe area of the California Sierra. Front hinge gaping. 116176 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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20 Sparks, John The Discovery Of Animal Behaviour
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1983 Hardback with dust wrapper very Good Very Good Illustrated with colour plates and mono drawings 
115728 
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