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Australian sea fishes north of 30 south [ 30 degrees ]
Coleman, Neville 1938 ,
ISBN: 0868241156
Doubleday, Sydney, 1983. Revised Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Maps & colour photographs. Revised Edition. A Christmas wish dated 1985, there is no damage to the book, the dust jacket has faded on the spine, so that the title is unreadable and on the right-hand margin of the rear panel left-hand margin of the front panel and top edge of the front panel. A sequel to the earth's definitive identification guide consultancy fish, this new book simile features four colour photographs of live fish in their natural environment, with almost 300 photographic illustrations, and the book also has a double page and paper maps. Each of these illustrations has a small map on the page indicating distribution. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 297 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Maps & colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 0868241156. ISBN/EAN: 9780868241159. Inventory No: 0275939. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0275939  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Big fish and blue water game fishing in the Pacific
Goadby, Peter,
ISBN: 0207953937
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1970. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. There has been water contact the dust jacket and with the bottom edges of the boards, and there is a slight mustiness when the book is opened. Signed Best wishes by the author on the half title page. Illustrated and pages, illustrated with black-and-white photographs, diagrams and drawings and with some colour plates. Each of the game fish of the Pacific is discussed Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Pacific; ISBN: 0207953937. ISBN/EAN: 9780207953934. Inventory No: 0268140. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFOR ORDERING. Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0268140  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Blue Fin
Thiele, Colin,
ISBN: 0727009958
Rigby, Adelaide, 1978. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: David Kynoch Photographer. Reprint. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs taken by David Kynoch. Colour photographic card cover (from the film of the same name) with blue and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and black and blue coloured titles to the backstrip. The story of Snook Pascoe and his family and tuna fishing in South Australia. A previous owner has covered the book in a clear plastic contact. A little creasing to the book corners with the sunning of the backstrip. Light age toning of the textblock edges and pages. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 128 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: David Kynoch Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Australiana; Travel ; Australia; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 0727009958. ISBN/EAN: 9780727009951. Inventory No: 0116435. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: $6.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0116435  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Butterfly and Angelfishes of the World Volume 1 Australia A Complete Survey of the Species of Australia and New Guinea as Well as Their Occurrence in the Indo-Pacific Region, Including 236 Colour Illustrations with More Than 100 Original Underwater Pho
Steene, Roger C.,
ISBN: 0589500775
A. H. & A. W. Reed, Sydney, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographic & Drawing. First Edition. the dustjacket has lost colour on the left-hand side of the front panel, and on the spine, there is no other damage to describe. Illustrated with many colour photographs, and with some colour illustrations. The book is indexed by, name and scientific name the literature cited is described, and there is also a map of Australia and New Guinea. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 144 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographic & Drawing. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Australia; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0589500775. ISBN/EAN: 9780589500771. Inventory No: 0247335. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0247335  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Fishing boats & rigs
Wedlick, Lance,
ISBN: 0909853088
Wedneil Publications, Newport, Victoria, No date. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. second-hand copy with no damage to describe. The first 42 pages of the book look at different types of bait, and then the book looks at rigs for each type of fish encountered in Australia. Mostly illustrated withdrawing, there are a number of black-and-white photographs 4th impression of the 1st edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 80 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Fishing; Sports & Pastimes. ISBN: 0909853088. ISBN/EAN: 9780909853082. Inventory No: 0281105. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0281105  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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fly fishing
Windsor, Stephen,
ISBN: 1875986456
Sandstone books, Leichardt, New South Wales, 1996. First Edition
 hardcover (laminated Illustrated Boards) hardcover (laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs & line drawings. First Edition. secondhand copy, slight rubbing of the top edge of the dustjacket, trace of spotting to the top edge of the text block. Includes bibliography for some reason unaccountably scarce on the ground, this book was written by the features editor of Trout Fishermen, and is illustrated with photographs to help explain the known lies of fish, and the food which the flies are intended to imitate is described under easy to follow headings, and is, the basics of fly dressing the discussed. Invaluable book for both the beginner and the more experienced angler. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs & line drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; flyfishing; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 1875986456. ISBN/EAN: 9781875986453. Inventory No: 0270929. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0270929  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Illuminated Manuscripts; Medieval Hunting Scenes ( "The Hunting Book" by Gaston Phoebus )
Bise, Gabriel,
Miller Graphics, Frieborg Geneve, 1978. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Edition Unstated. Translated by J. Peter Tallon. Apart from a small incongruous water mark on the inside of the top edge of the rear panel of the dustwrapper, there is no damage to describe. A rather charming book on the various methods of hunting in the 14th century France. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 112 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Fishing & Hunting. Inventory No: 0258428. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0258428  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Julie & Laurie McEnallys Complete Book of Fishing Baits & Rigs
Mcenally, Julie & Lawrie,
ISBN: 0646248731
Australian fishing network, South Croydon, Vic., 1997. Revised Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Geoff Wilson. Revised Edition. this book is designed for Australian conditions, and educates the reader on the type of bait to use for the type of fish being sought, and also on how to present the baits for maximum effect. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 80 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Geoff Wilson. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Hunting & Fishing; Fishing; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 0646248731. ISBN/EAN: 9780646248738. Inventory No: 0263888. Very Good Condition
Price: $9.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0263888  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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LURON' Fishing Lines for Angling
Barnes, Stanler Dr. Et al,
Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd, Melbourne, 1951. no Indication
 Stapled Card Stapled Card. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Alex Jardine -- Jacket. no Indication. 100 g; 48 pages which includes 6 pages for notes, and illustrated with black-and-white line drawings on a green background. The cover is similarly illustrated. Trace of foxing to the top edge of the text block, and darkening of the top half of the rear panel. Otherwise a very clean copy of an advertising booklet extolling the virtues of nylon fishing line and the possibilities of catching huge fish around the world. Printed in November 1951 by McLarens of Melbourne. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Alex Jardine -- Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Inventory No: 0230366. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $12.80 (AUD)
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REEF FISHES OF THE INDIAN OCEAN - A Pictorial Guide to the Common Reef Fishes of the Indian Ocean
Allen, Gerald R. & Steene, Roger C.,
ISBN: 086622386x
T.F.H Publications, New Jersey, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs. First Edition. this book is a valuable field guide in which naturalists can recognise and identify the majority of Indian Ocean reef fishes. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 240 pages. No damage to describe. Clean tidy copy. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; fish; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 086622386x. ISBN/EAN: 9780866223867. Inventory No: 0263750. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0263750  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Rex Hunt's Fishing World
Hunt, Rex,
ISBN: 0646144162
crossbow publishing, Jolimont, 1993. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. "When to go fishing, the fish and how to catch them, the gear, reading the water, bait, lures, flies"--Cover. some signs of handling Gentle creasing of both front and rear panels, almost no creasing of Rex Hunt's face on the front cover although he does get a bit gnarly on the back panel Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 0 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Fishing; Fishing; Australia; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 0646144162. ISBN/EAN: 9780646144160. Inventory No: 0263868. Very Good Condition
Price: $9.60 (AUD)
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The Australian Fisherman's Companion
Vaughan, Harold,
ISBN: 0725408227
Ure Smith, Willoughby, 1991. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. reprint. the dustjacket is slightly ruffled across the top edge, the vinyl covered softcover binding shows no damage, and the pages are clean and free of annotation. The book is exactly what the title suggests; a handy, easy to follow manual that every fisherman could take along on every fishing trip, because it is a complete guide to 240 species of Australian fish. Each one is clearly identified, with a colour photograph, precise description, and details of habitat and growth, advice on rig and bait and suitability for eating. Size: Mid Sized Paperback ( 7" - 9" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Australia; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0725408227. ISBN/EAN: 9780725408220. Inventory No: 0247162. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0247162  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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the Australian fishing book
Starling, Steve,
ISBN: 1875685014
Sandpiper Press, Sydney, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Mark Hanlon photography. First Edition. no damage to describe. Illustrated end pages, book illustrated with numerous line drawings, black-and-white photographs, and colour photographs. "That's what this book is about: the basics and ground rules, the new certainties, the best bets and sound game plans." fishing, from hand reel to most technologically advanced equipment, the bait used, and even the methods of cooking of fish. Useful book is. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 5512 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Mark Hanlon photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; ISBN: 1875685014. ISBN/EAN: 9781875685011. Inventory No: 0265232. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0265232  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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the Australian fishing book
Starling, Steve,
ISBN: 1875685014
Sandpiper Press, Sydney, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Illustrated end pages, book illustrated with numerous line drawings, black-and-white photographs, and colour photographs. "That's what this book is about: the basics and ground rules, the new certainties, the best bets and sound game plans." fishing, from hand reel to most technologically advanced equipment, the bait used, and even the methods of cooking of fish. Useful book The top edge of the front panel of the dust jacket has 1/2 inch tear, no other damage to describe. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 512 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Crafts & Hobbies. ISBN: 1875685014. ISBN/EAN: 9781875685011. Inventory No: 0280697. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0280697  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Complete Aquarist's Guide to Freshwater Tropical Fishes With a special colour section on aquatic plants
Legge, Raymond Consultant editor,
ISBN: 0706318978
Book Club associates, London, 1975. Book Club Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Book Club Edition. The dust jacket has a short tear at the bottom of the rear fold over crease, and there is a slight softening of the corners of the hardcover binding. There is no other damage to detail. Illustrated with half page photographs of individual fish, as well as some drawings, the book looks at the principles and management of tropical fish, and at the various types of fish, and the diseases of fish, with each of the chapters being written by an authority in the field. The fish covered come from Asia, Africa and America. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 252 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Aquariums; ISBN: 0706318978. ISBN/EAN: 9780706318975. Inventory No: 0268115. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0268115  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Encyclopedia of Aquarium Fish
Coffey, David J.,
ISBN: 0720708958
Pelham Books, London, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs. First Edition. Nice clean copy, very slight rubbing of the top and bottom of the spine section of the jacket, internally clean, without annotation. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, and black-and-white line drawings and 160 colour photographs. Over 1200 fish described, including the size, place of origin, colouration, their breeding habits, and, perhaps most important, their ability to coexist peacefully in the aquarium with fish of their own and other species. Front fold over blurb Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 224 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Aquariums; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0720708958. ISBN/EAN: 9780720708950. Inventory No: 0270449. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0270449  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The SAS Escape, Evasion and Survival Manual
Davies, Barry,
ISBN: 074752193X
Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 1996. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Not Credited. First Edition. 276 pages, text illustrated with numerous line drawings, mostly in black-and-white colour illustrated dust wrapper. There are no faults worth mentioning. The book is in very good condition this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to survival available. With clear text and more than 400 illustrations, it provides crucial advice on how to cope with every potentially life-threatening eventuality. Derived from 50 years of SAS experience and training, the techniques and information on this book reflect the essential skills evolved and taught by that elite organisation." Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Not Credited. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Self Help & Motivation; Fishing & Hunting. ISBN: 074752193X. ISBN/EAN: 9780747521938. Inventory No: 0271720. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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The Ultimate Aquarium: A Definitive Guide to Identifying and Keeping Freshwater and Marine Fishes
Bailey, Mary & Sandford, Gina,
ISBN: 1840384816
Hermes House (Anness Publishing Ltd), London, 1999. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. Hot and Cold aquarium maintenance and care of fishes. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 256 pages. No damage to describe. Clean tidy copy. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Aquariums; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 1840384816. ISBN/EAN: 9781840384819. Inventory No: 0271650. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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the young angler
Hungerford, Rodger,
ISBN: 020714124X
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1981. reprint
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. reprint. second-hand copy, no damage to describe, no annotations. As issued in original photographic laminated illustrated hardcover binding without dust jacket. This is a reissue of The Junior Angler published by Murray in 1973. It shows with diagrams the various rigs, knots, and techniques used to collect bait and catch fish, and is illustrated with the black-and-white photographs of equipment, and of young anglers with their catches. The book is written for Australian conditions. Much of the advice in the book is still relevant, although the quantity of fish to be caught has diminished over the years. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [4], 128, [4] pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Australia; ISBN: 020714124X. ISBN/EAN: 9780207141249. Inventory No: 0280014. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0280014  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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