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2096 Berkenhout (J.) Synopsis of the Natural History of Great Britain and Ireland. Being a Third Edition of The Outlines," etc. 2 vols., sm. 8vo., boards, 10/- 1795 2097 Big Game Shooting, by C. PhillippsWolley, Sir Samuel W. Baker, W. Pike and F. C. Selous. Numerous illustrations, 2 vols., post 8vo., cloth, 7/6. (Badminton Library) 1894 Inscription on back of frontispiece in both vols., George E. W. Hood, from Father, Feb., 1895.'



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