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Specialising in fine antiquarian and second-hand books with a strong interest in Natural History, particularly the New Naturalist Series. Release of early signed New Naturalists this weekend including E. B Ford's Butterflies                                

We are very happy for you to offer a price on any item if you feel  it is outside your budget or has been over priced.

If you are looking for a certain type of book click on the book tab on the left and then search by title, author or catalogue. The featured section is very useful if you are looking for something special. If you come across any issues when searching for a title please contact us via our email loe@loebooks.co.uk  or telephone us on 01566 782528. Offers always welcome and given serious consideration. We are not a formal shop but visitors are welcome by appointment. We are situated about 8 miles south of Launceston, close to Bodmin Moor. It is a beautiful part of Cornwall, so even if you do not find the book you are looking for a visit is worthwhile for the countryside alone!

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Featured Books

SUMMER MOONSHINE

SUMMER MOONSHINE
312 pages plus 8 pages of advertisements. states first edition 1938 on the inprint page.Original dust jacket very good, professional repair using Japanese tissue to several missing pieces, front panel bright with no fading, 2s.6d.to the spine now att...

£297.00
Inventory No: 021127

REFERENCE LIBRARY A Set of 12 books...

REFERENCE LIBRARY A Set of 12 books Finely Bound in Half Vellum Housed in a bespoke bookcase:  J.C.Vicery Atlas of the World; Dictionary of Dates, English -German, French-English, English, Political Quotations, Daily Reckoner, Gazetteer, Etc.
Other titles include English - French and German - English. All 12 volumes are housed in the original polished mahogany bookcase. No date but c. 1910 (foreword to Atlas dated 1910). All edges gilt and all endpapers blue marbled. The dictionary of...

£558.00
Inventory No: 025715

Featured New Naturalist

New Naturalist No. 109 THE NATURAL ...

New Naturalist No. 109 THE NATURAL HISTORY OF ISLANDS LIMITED EDITION LEATHER BOUND(SIGNED)
A fine limited edition copy signed by the author to a plate tipped onto the front free end paper, this copy numbered 41 of limited edition of 150. Full leather binding, gilt stamped lettering to the spine, blind stamped NN mongram to the front board;...

£180.00
Inventory No: 013499

New Naturalist No. 81 LADYBIRDS [S...

New Naturalist No.  81 LADYBIRDS [SIGNED]
A fine copy of the first and only hardback edition; pp. 367, 150 b/w photographs and drawings, 16 colour plates. Dust jacket fine, bright without fading to the spine, not price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Green Buckra...

£576.00
Inventory No: 028753

Featured Art

LIMITED EDITION PRINT OF SQUIRRELS ...

LIMITED EDITION PRINT OF SQUIRRELS 56/250
A superb, very large and impressive limited edition print by Amuchastegui. The overal paper size is 91 x 64 cm with the print area measuring approximately 76 x 50cm. Published by London's Tryon Gallery and printed to a very high standard. This examp...

£81.00
Inventory No:018828

ORIGINAL COLOURED ENGRAVING - Lychn...

ORIGINAL COLOURED ENGRAVING - Lychnis vaccaria etc. - Plate No. 684 from Phytanthoza Iconographia
A fine original mezzotint line engraved plate printed in colour and hand finished; this is plate No. 684 from Weinmann's magnum opus "Phytanthoza Iconographia" published in four large volumes in Regensburg (Germany) between the years 1734 & 1745 Ove...

£144.00
Inventory No:014404