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Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Russel Wallace

Letters from the Malay Archipelago

By: Alfred Russel Wallace (Author), John van Wyhe (Editor), Kees Rookmaaker (Editor), Sir David Attenborough (Foreword By)

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Paperback | Sep 2015 | #222206 | ISBN-13: 9780199684007
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Ten Thousand Birds

Ten Thousand Birds

Ornithology Since Darwin

By: Tim Birkhead (Author), Jo Wimpenny (Author), Bob Montgomerie (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Hardback | Feb 2014 | #207470 | ISBN-13: 9780691151977
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The Invention of Nature

The Invention of Nature

The Adventures of Alexander Von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science
Biography / MemoirSPECIAL OFFER

By: Andrea Wulf (Author)

Publisher: John Murray

Paperback | Apr 2016 | #228641 | ISBN-13: 9781848549005
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Charles Darwin's Life with Birds

Charles Darwin's Life with Birds

His Complete Ornithology
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By: Clifford B Frith (Author)

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Hardback | Aug 2016 | #227887 | ISBN-13: 9780190240233
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Evolution and the Victorians

Evolution and the Victorians

Science, Culture and Politics in Darwin's Britain

By: Jonathan Conlin (Editor)

Publisher: Continuum Publishing Company

Paperback | Jan 2014 | #211959 | ISBN-13: 9781441130907
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Butterfly People

Butterfly People

An American Encounter with the Beauty of the World

By: William Leach (Author)

Publisher: Vintage Books

Paperback | Jan 2014 | #215755 | ISBN-13: 9781400076925
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Hardback | Apr 2013 | #207059 | ISBN-13: 9780375422935
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A History of Parametric Statistical Inference from Bernoulli to Fisher, 1713-1935
Hardback | Dec 2006 | #204524 | ISBN: 0387464085
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Darwin: Portrait of a Genius

Darwin: Portrait of a Genius

Biography / Memoir

By: Paul Johnson (Author)

Publisher: Plume

Paperback | Dec 2013 | #208939 | ISBN-13: 9780147509772
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Hardback | Oct 2012 | #199583 | ISBN-13: 9780670025718
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Roots of Ecology

Roots of Ecology

Antiquity to Haeckel

By: Frank N Egerton (Author)

Publisher: University of California Press

Hardback | Jul 2012 | #199838 | ISBN-13: 9780520271746
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The Lagoon

The Lagoon

How Aristotle Invented Science

By: Armand Marie Leroi (Author), Simon MacPherson (Translated by), David Koutsogiannopoulos (Illustrator)

Publisher: Bloomsbury Circus (Bloomsbury imprint)

Paperback | Aug 2015 | #224000 | ISBN-13: 9781408836224
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Darwin's Ghosts

Darwin's Ghosts

In Search of the First Evolutionists
Popular Science

By: Rebecca Stott (Author)

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Paperback | May 2013 | #204486 | ISBN-13: 9781408831014
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Hardback | May 2012 | #196447 | ISBN-13: 9781408809082
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Naturalists in Paradise

Naturalists in Paradise

Wallace, Bates and Spruce in the Amazon

By: John Hemming (Author)

Publisher: Thames & Hudson

Hardback | Mar 2015 | #217485 | ISBN-13: 9780500252109
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Animal Vegetable Mineral

Animal Vegetable Mineral

Organising Nature: A Picture Album
Art / PhotobookNew

By: Tim Dee (Introduction By)

Publisher: Wellcome Trust

Hardback | Nov 2016 | #233476 | ISBN-13: 9780957028593
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Who Found Our Ferns?

Who Found Our Ferns?

A History of the Discovery of Britain's Ferns, Clubmosses, Quillworts and Horsetails

Series: BPS Special Publications Volume: 12

By: John Edgington (Author), David A Pearman (Foreword By)

Publisher: British Pteridological Society

Paperback | Sep 2013 | #208782 | ISBN-13: 9780992612016
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A History of Paleontology Illustration

A History of Paleontology Illustration

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Series: Life of the Past

By: Jane P Davidson (Author)

Publisher: Indiana University Press

Hardback | Aug 2008 | #174098 | ISBN-13: 9780253351753
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The Travels of the Oostende Whale Skeleton

The Travels of the Oostende Whale Skeleton

By: Nicholas Redman (Author)

Publisher: Redman Publishing

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #224470 | ISBN-13: 9788364313745
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The Secrets of Alchemy

The Secrets of Alchemy

Popular Science

By: Lawrence M Principe (Author)

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Paperback | Dec 2013 | #207493 | ISBN-13: 9780226103792
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Trees of Life

Trees of Life

A Visual History of Evolution
Popular Science

By: Theodore W Pietsch (Author)

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Paperback | Jul 2013 | #206924 | ISBN-13: 9781421411859
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Hardback | May 2012 | #196616 | ISBN-13: 9781421404790
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The Jones Nature Prints

The Jones Nature Prints

Nature Printing and the Victorian Fern Cult

Series: BPS Special Publications Volume: 14

By: Michael Hayward (Author)

Publisher: British Pteridological Society

Paperback | May 2015 | #224014 | ISBN-13: 9780992612030
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