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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

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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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The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

Biography / Memoir

By: Alfred Russel Wallace (Author), John van Wyhe (Editor)

Publisher: National University of Singapore Press

Paperback | Mar 2015 | #224591 | ISBN-13: 9789971698201
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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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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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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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Cuvier's History of Natural Sciences, Volume 2 / L'Histoire des Sciences Naturelles de Cuvier, Volume 2

Cuvier's History of Natural Sciences, Volume 2 / L'Histoire des Sciences Naturelles de Cuvier, Volume 2

Nineteen Lessons on the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries / Dix-Neuf Leçons sur les Seizième et Dix-Septième Siècles

Series: Collection Archives Volume: 20

By: Theodore W Pietsch (Editor), Jean-Pierre Gasc (Foreword By), Beatrice D Marx (Translated by)

Publisher: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Paperback | Jun 2015 | #223968 | ISBN-13: 9782856537664
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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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Cuvier's History of Natural Sciences, Volume 1 / L'Histoire des Sciences Naturelles de Cuvier, Volume 1

Cuvier's History of Natural Sciences, Volume 1 / L'Histoire des Sciences Naturelles de Cuvier, Volume 1

Twenty-Four Lessons from Antiquity to the Renaissance

Series: Collection Archives Volume: 16

By: Theodore W Pietsch (Editor)

Publisher: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Paperback | Mar 2012 | #197076 | ISBN-13: 9782856536841
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The Invention of Nature

The Invention of Nature

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

By: Andrea Wulf (Author)

Publisher: John Murray

Paperback | Apr 2016 | #228641 | ISBN-13: 9781848549005
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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

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The Rhinoceros and the Megatherium

The Rhinoceros and the Megatherium

An Essay in Natural History
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By: Juan Pimentel (Author), Peter Mason (Translated by)

Publisher: Harvard University Press

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Roots of Ecology

Roots of Ecology

Antiquity to Haeckel
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By: Frank N Egerton (Author)

Publisher: University of California Press

Hardback | Jul 2012 | #199838 | ISBN-13: 9780520271746
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Bushmaster: Raymond Ditmars and the Hunt for the World's Largest Viper
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Darwin's Ghosts

Darwin's Ghosts

In Search of the First Evolutionists
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By: Rebecca Stott (Author)

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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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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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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