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Grasshoppers and Mantids of the World
Ken Preston-Mafham
ISBN: 0713721480
Blandford London, United Kingdom 1990 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 192 Pages with colour and b/w illuatrations. Information on physiology, classification and life cycle of orthopteroid life. Ex-Library Good +/Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004145  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Urban Pest Control in Australia
Gerozisis, John; Hadlington, Philip
ISBN: 0868403342
New South Wales University Press, The Randwick, NSW, Australia 1995 THIRD EDITION (REVISED)
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 294 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004007  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Whale Watching in Australia
Jack Pollard
ISBN: 1863091734
The Book Company Sydney, NSW, Australia 1996 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards with small scrape to rear board. 66 pages with colour ilustrations.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002292  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Plant Life (Around Australia Program)
Harris, Thistle Y.
Nelson Doubleday (Aust.) Sydney 1966 
 Soft Cover 64pp. Pictorial card covers. Book very firm, clean and unmarked. Stickers remain attached in centre of book in original sheet form. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009457  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Taronga Zoo Book
Strachan, Ronald; Muller, Kerry; Friese, Erich; Cogger, Harry
Zoological Parks Board of New South Wales Mosman 1980 4th Edition
 Soft Cover 56pp. Pictorial card covers. Colour & b/w photographs throughout. Excellent unmarked condition. Oblong book. ISBN 0724048510. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009463  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Zoos of Australia
de Courcey, Catherine
Australia Post Philatelic Group Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover 40pp. Gloss boards. Full colour illustrated throughout. History of Australian Zoos and tie-in with stamps depicting Australian wildlife. ISBN 0642212058  As New/No Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009464  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Kangaroos
Terence J. Dawson
ISBN: 9780643106253
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2012 SECOND EDITION
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 208 pages with colour nad b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018863  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Collins Complete Guide to British Insects
Michael Chinery
ISBN: 9780007298990
HarperCollinsPublishers London, United Kingdom 2005 
 Soft Cover 384 pages with colour illustrations. A photographic guide to every common species including butterflies, moths, bugs and beetles, wasps, dragonflies, crickets and flies.   Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016414  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Beautiful Birds of Kenya
KARMALI John
Westlands Sundries Limited  1989 
 Paperback 123 pp. Browning to page edges.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36454  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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A Field Guide to the Bats of the Northern Territory
Thomson, Bruce G.
ISBN: 072451922x
Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory  1991 
 Soft Cover 58 pages with colour illustrations and distribution maps. Postage within Australia $8.00.   Good+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019154  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Bats
Churchill, Sue
ISBN: 187633407x
Reed New Holland Sydney, NSW, Australia 1998 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 230 pages with line drawings and colour illustrations. A comprehensive identification guide to the over 75 species of bats found in Australia.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011878  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Insects on Palms
F. W. Howard; D. Moore; R. Giblin-Davis; R. Abad
ISBN: 0851993265
CABI Publishing United Kingdom 2001 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. Illustrated laminated boards. 400 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019342  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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An Overview of the Conservation of Non-Marine Invertebrates in Australia
Yen, Alan L. and Butcher, Rhonda J.
ISBN: 0642214077
Endangered Species Program, Environment Australia ,Dept. of the Environment Canberra, ACT, Australia 1997 
 Soft Cover Previous owners name to front cover. 346 pages.   Very Good
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007362  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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HOMES WITHOUT HANDS Being a Description of the Habitations of Animals, Classed According to Their Principle of Construction. with New Designs by W. F. Keyl, and E. Smith, Engraved by Messers Pearson
Wood, Rev. J. G.
Longmans, Green & Company London 1865 
  Xvi, iii list of illustrations, 632 pages, 21 full page illustrations and many more illustrations in the text, half green leather binding, corners bumped and cloth sides with wear on foredge, raised bands on spine with title and decoration in gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, binding nice and tight, overall a good to very good copy 
Price: 180.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14040  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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PATTERNS OF REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOUR
Morris, Desmond
McGraw Hill  1970 
 Hardcover 528pp; illustrations. Very good copy in very good dustjacket ; 235 x 155mm 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14182  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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TRAVEL DIARIES OF A NATURALIST VOL III. Japan, Indonesia, Hong Kong, China, Mongolia, the Phillipines, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand
Scott, Sir Peter; Weston-Smith, Miranda (editor)
ISBN: 0002177072
Collins Publishers Ltd  1987 First Edition
 Hardcover 223pp; photographic illustrations by Phillipa Scott. Fine copy in near fine dustwrapper. ; 245 x 170mm 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15166  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BIRDS AND BEASTS
Lemonnier, Camille. translated by Allison, A. R.
George Allen & CO. London 1911 
 Hardcover Six colour illustrations by E. J. Detmold. Decorative cloth boards, nice clean copy. ; 195 x 130mm ; 196pp pages 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15199  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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WILDFLOWERS OF VICTORIA
Galbraith, Jean
Colorgravure Publications Melbourne  First Edition
 Hardcover No date, 223 pages, colour frontis, black & white photographic supplement between pages 168 & 217, corrigenda sheet pasted to inside of front dustjacket flap, Blue cloth with silver motif on front cover, dustjacket with minor edge wear. ; 220 x 140mm 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14255  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FOREST CULTURE AND EUCALYPTUS TREES. The Only Complete & Reliable Work on the Eucalypti Published in the United States.
Cooper, Ellwood.
Cubery & Co. San Fransisco 1876 First Edition
  238 pages, last blank, plus 2pg errata, plus 1pg records of temps in Victoria, frontispiece & 2 other plates, original cloth, corners showing wear, endpapers replaced at some time in the past, Very Good copy. Book size 185 x 115mm, Contains articles by Baron Von Mueller, Von Mueller was involved in supplying Euclyptus trees to California which the subject matter of the book is about. 
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14428  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BIRDS OF PREY
Newton, Dr. Ian and Olsen, Penny (editors)
Golden Press Pty Ltd Australia 1990 First Edition
  An illustrared encyclopedic survey by international experts, Photographic illustrations by Tony Pyrzakowski, fine copy in fine dustjacket. Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 320 x 250mm; 240 pages 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14405  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BUSH JOURNEYS
Molyneux, Bill
ISBN: 0170066568
Thomas Nelson Melbourne 1985 First Edition
 Paperback Previous owners inscription. A very good copy. ; 245 x 180mm; 140 pages 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14534  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE FRINGE OF THE SEA
Bennett, Isobel
Rigby Adelaide 1966 
 Hardcover 261pp; illustrations. Lansdowne-Rigby Library stamp to page edges and bookplate to front endpaper, otherwise Very good copy in very good dustjacket ; 240 x 150mm 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14692  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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PORTRAIT OF A WILDERNESS The Story of the Ornithological Expeditions to the Coto Donana
Mountfort, Guy
Hutchinson London 1958 First Edition
 Hardcover 240pp; illustrations by Eric Hosking. Very good copy in chipped dustwrapper. ; 245 x 175mm 
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14700  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ISAAC’S STORM A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Larson, Erik
ISBN: 0609602330
Crown Publishers New York  First Edition
 Hardcover 323pp; Very good copy in very good dustjacket; 235 x 155mm 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14711  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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NATURE IN FOCUS The Photography of Heather Angel
no author
Pyramid Books London 1988 
 Hardcover Very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 325 x 240mm; 144 pages 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13481  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE OBSERVER’S BOOK OF LARGER MOTHS
Ford, R. L. E.
ISBN: 0723215340
Frederick Warne  1974 
 Hardcover 192pp; illustrations. ; 145 x 90mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13641  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE COLOUR DICTIONARY OF MUSHROOMS
Dickinson, Colin & Lucas, John
ISBN: 0856134155
Orbis Books London 1982 
 Softcover 160pp; illustrations. ; 290 x 220mm Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13654  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE EXOTIC ORCHIDS OF ASIA (With Notes on Their Cultivation)
Soon, Teoh Eng
ISBN: 0589503472
A H & A W Reed Wellington 1980 First Edition
 Paperback With more than 200 colour plates, previous owners name stamp on inside of covers & first page otherwise a very good copy. ; 275 x 195mm; xiv, 287 pages Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18349  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN SEA FISHES SOUTH OF 30 S
Coleman, Neville.
ISBN: 0868241164
Doubleday Sydney 1983 Reprinted with Minor Correctio
 Hardcover With almost 300 colour photographs, maps on endpapers, this guide describes one-third of Australia's marine fish families. A very good copy in a very good dustjacket. ; 290 x 220mm; 302 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18418  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF HEALTH PLANTS Atlas of Medicinal Plants
Bianchini, Francesco and Corbetta, Francesco
ISBN: 0517471353
Crescent Books New York 1985 First Edition
 Hardcover With 82 illustrations by Marilena Pistoia, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 300 x 210mm; 242 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18472  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BOTANY A Study of Pure Curiosity. Botanical Letters and Notes Towards a Dictionary of Botanical Terms. Translation of the Letters by K. Ottevanger.
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Michael Joseph London 1979 First Edition
 Hardcover With 153 full page colour illustrations by P. J. Redoute, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. The letters in this book were originally written in 1712 - 1778 by Jean Jacques Rousseau. ; 156 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18529  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BUTTERFLY AND ANGELFISHES OF THE WORLD Volume 2.
Allen, Dr. Gerald R.
ISBN: 3882440031
Mergus Melle 1981 2nd Edition in english
 Hardcover With many photographic illustrations in colour, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 275 x 220mm; 149 - 352 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18545  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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COMPARATIVE VERTEBRATE ENDOCRINOLOGY
Bentley, P. J.
ISBN: 0521099358
Cambridge University Press Cambridge 1980 Reprint
 Paperback With illustrations, a very good copy. ; 230 x 150mm; xi, 415 pages 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16589  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE COLD-BLOODED AUSTRALIANS
Schmida, Gunther
ISBN: 0868241113
Doubleday Lane Cove 1985 First Edition
 Hardcover A unique photographic study of Australia's reptiles, amphibians, freshwater fish, with over 280 colour photgraphs, Very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 300 x 220mm; 208 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17084  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FLORA OF AUSTRALIA, Volume 1, Introduction.
no author
ISBN: 0642066531
Australian Governent Publishing Service Canberra 1981 First Edition
 Paperback With illustrations and map. The series Flora of Australia, planned to comprise approximately 50 volumes to be published over a 20-year period, is designed for use by persons with some botanical knowledge who require information on the names, characteristics, distribution and habitat of Australian plants. George Bentham's Flora Australiensis, the only previous Australia-wide Flora, was written in England and published between 1863 and 1878. It contained 8125 species. The new Flora, written by many botanists, will describe all the native and naturalised plants of Australia, currently estimated to be over 20 000 species. Co-ordinated and edited by the Bureau of Flora and Fauna. Department of Home Affairs and Environment, it will contain keys for identification, colour and black and white illustrations and distribution maps. This introductory volume contains chapters on the history and purpose of the Flora of Australia project, the origin and evolution of the Australian flora, and the systematic arrangement of plant families. It includes a key for the identification of families of flowering plants and a glossary of botanical terms. ; 250 x 175mm; x, 200 pages Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17854  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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GERARD’S HERBALL The Essence Thereof Distilled by Marcus Woodward from the Edition of Th. Johnson, 1636
Gerard, John; Woodward, Marcus
ISBN: 0517464705
Crescent Books New York 1985 First thus.
 Hardcover With the description, origin, location, and characteristics of almost 200 herbs, a Facsimile Reprint Edition. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 260 x 190mm; xix, 303 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18434  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE EXPLORER’S GARDEN Rare and Unusual Perennials
Hinkley, Daniel J.
ISBN: 0881924261
Timber Press Portland 2002 Reprint
 Hardcover With colour photographic illustrations throughout, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. Dan Hinkley's quest for distinctive plants has led him on expeditions to China, Korea, Nepal, Chile, and remote areas of North America. "The Explorer's Garden: Rare and Unusual Perennials" presents the most fascinating perennials found during Hinkley's treks around the globe, describes the assets each plant brings to the garden, and explains how it is best cultivated and propagated. Illustrated with Hinkley's own splendid photographs as well as those of Lynne Harrison. ; 270 x 190mm; 380 pages Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18444  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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PHEASANT BREEDING AND CARE
Delacour, Jean
T. F. H. Neptune City 1970 
 Hardcover With illustrations, illustrated colour endpapers showing pheasants, a very good copy in laminated boards, no dustjacket, previous owners name on half title page. ; 220 x 140mm; xiv, 112 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17016  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FLORA OF AUSTRALIA, Volume 1, Introduction.
no author
ISBN: 0644294825
Australian Governent Publishing Service Canberra 1993 Reprint
 Paperback With illustrations and map. The series Flora of Australia, planned to comprise approximately 50 volumes to be published over a 20-year period, is designed for use by persons with some botanical knowledge who require information on the names, characteristics, distribution and habitat of Australian plants. George Bentham's Flora Australiensis, the only previous Australia-wide Flora, was written in England and published between 1863 and 1878. It contained 8125 species. The new Flora, written by many botanists, will describe all the native and naturalised plants of Australia, currently estimated to be over 20 000 species. Co-ordinated and edited by the Bureau of Flora and Fauna. Department of Home Affairs and Environment, it will contain keys for identification, colour and black and white illustrations and distribution maps. This introductory volume contains chapters on the history and purpose of the Flora of Australia project, the origin and evolution of the Australian flora, and the systematic arrangement of plant families. It includes a key for the identification of families of flowering plants and a glossary of botanical terms. ; 250 x 175mm; x, 200 pages Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18335  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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KANGAROOS
Gould, John
ISBN: 0333139127
MacMillian South Melbourne 1973 First thus.
 Hardcover With Modern Commentaries by Joan Dixon, the Gould plates and text appearing in this edition were first published in 1863 as volume II of John Gould"s MAMMALS OF AUSTRALIA. A large volume bound in black with a black slipcase, a very good copy. ; 375 x 270mm; [vi], 152 pages Near Fine
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18033  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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KEEPING AND BREEDING PARROTS
Aschenborn, Carl
ISBN: 0866229604
T. F. H. Publishing Australia 1990 First thus.
 Hardcover With many illustrations in colour, A fine copy. ; 280 x 225mm; 160 pages Near Fine with no dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17416  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE PLANETS
Sobel, Dava
ISBN: 1841156213
Harper Perennial London 2006 
 Paperback Dava Sobel tells the story of each member of our planetary family - touching on myth, history, astrology, science fiction and the very latest scientific data. A fine copy. ; 195 x 130mm; 271 pages 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16013  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE NATURE NOTES OF AN EDWARDIAN LADY
Holden, Edith
ISBN: 0718133390
Michael Joseph/Webb & Bower London 1989 First Edition
 Hard Cover Beautifully illustrated with over 150 of Edith Holden's exquisite watercolour paintings of flowers, plants birds and butterflies. ; 235 x 180mm; 192 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17278  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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WHALES
Slijper, E. J.
Hutchinson & Co. London 1962 First English Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations, original blue boards with some marks, overall a good copy. ; 235 x 150mm; 475 pages 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15645  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BIRDS OF AUSTRALIA
Perry, Philip
ISBN: 0862838878
Colour Library Books Godalming, Surrey 1991 First Edition
 Hardcover With over 150 colour photographic illustrations, fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 360 x 255mm; 156 pages 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16732  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE CONTENTED BOTANIST Letters of W. H. Harvey (1811-1866) about Australia and the Pacific
Ducker, Sophie C. (edited by)
ISBN: 0522843417
Miegunyah Press Melbourne 1988 First Edition
 Hardcover Number 3 in the Miegunyah Press Series. Signed by Sophie Ducker, with 9 maps plus 21 plates (some in colour) , a very good copy in a very good dustjacket that has some fading on spine. ; 245 x 160mm; xvi, 414 pages Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17918  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BIRDS OF NEPAL With Reference to Kashmir and Sikkim.
Fleming, Robert L. , Sr. & Fleming, Robert L. , Jr. & Bangdel, Lain Singh
Avalok Publishers Nepal 1979 Second Edition
 Hardcover With over 1000 individuals are shown all in colour, representing 741 species on 150 colour plates, endpaper maps, dustjacket has small tear on front panel now repaired, Very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 190 x 120mm; 358 pages 
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16452  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE BOOK OF INDIAN BIRDS
Ali, Salim
Bombay Natural History Society Bombay 1977 Tenth Edition
 Hardcover With 70 plates in colour depicting 280 species, 3 in line and 22 in half-tone, endpaper maps, Very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 190 x 125mm; xlvii, 175 pages 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16453  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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WILD FLOWERS OF AUSTRALIA
Harris, Thistle Y.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1971 Seventh Edition
 Hard Cover 67 colour plates showing over 250 Australian wild flowers by Adam Forster. Dustjacket has 2 short tears on top edge with small piece missing, otherwise a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 245 x 185mm; xviii, 206 pages 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16036  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Fauna of Australia, Vol 1A : General Articles
G.R. Dyne (volume editor)
ISBN: 0644060557
Australian Governmen Publishing Service Canberra, ACT, Australia 1987 
 Hard Cover Jacket has fading to spine and general wear to edges. 339 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010737  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Economic Fruit Flies of the South Pacific Region
R.A.I. Drew - G.H.S. Hooper - M.A. Bateman
ISBN: 0724208895
Queensland Department of Primary Industries Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1982 SECOND EDITION
 Soft Cover Light general wear to covers. 139 pages with b/w illustrations and 4 pull out maps. Postage within Australia $8.00.   Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001792  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Reproductive Biology of the Australian Bush Rat Rattus Assimilis
J. Mary Taylor
University of California Press  1961 
 Soft Cover Previous owners name to top of front cover. 66 pages with b/w illustrations. Postage within Australia $8.00.   Good+
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019926  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Guide to Wetland Invertebrates of Southwestern Australia
Davis, Jenny; Christidis, Faye
ISBN: 0646303910
Western Australian Museum Perth, W.A., Australia 1999 Reprint
 Soft Cover 177 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Near Fine
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013407  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Water: The Power, Promise, and Turmoil of North America’s Fresh Water
Graves, William (ed)
National Geographic Society Washington 1993 
 Soft Cover 120pp. Pictorial wraps. Colour gloss throughout. Excellent unmarked condition. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008277  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Oceans
no author
Scientific American New York 1998 
 Magazine 112pp. Pictorial wrapper. Full gloss colour throughout. Excellent condition. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008276  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Birds of Victoria Number 6: Rare Species
Reid, A. J.; Shaw, N. J.; Wheeler, W. R.
Gould League of Victoria Melbourne 1979 
 Soft Cover ii+94pp. Illustrated card covers. Very firm, clean and unmarked. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN 0909858071. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010931  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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What Animal is That? : A Guide to Australian Amphibians, Insects, Mammals, Reptiles and Spiders
Harry Frauca
ISBN: 0730101207
The Currawong Press  1993 Reprint
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 229 pages with over 360 illustrations (265 in colour). Over 600 Australian species described.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001321  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Our Wildlife in Peril
Endangered Species Committee of the Total Environment Centre
ISBN: 058950374X
A.H. & A.W. Reed Sydney, Australia 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover 176 pages with b/w illustrations and distribution maps. Provides detailed information and an 'endangered rating' for almost 300 endangered species around Australia.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001681  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Wildlife of the Australian Snow-Country : A Comprehensive Guide to Alpine Fauna
Ken Green & William Osborne
ISBN: 0730104613
Reed Books Sydney, NSW, Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover Previous owners name at top of front free endpaper. 200 pages with colour illustrations. Includes detailed descriptions of the mammals, birds, reptiles, frogs, fish, insects and other invertebrates of Tasmania, New South Wales and Victoria.   Very Good/Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001229  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Platypus
Harry Burrell
ISBN: 0851795218
Rigby Limited Adelaide, SA, Australia 1974 Reprint
 Hard Cover Jacket has a minor tear plus fading to spine. 226 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good/Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004334  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australia’s Endangered Species : The Extinction Dilemma
Michael Kennedy (General editor)
ISBN: 0731801415
Simon & Schuster Sydney, Australia 1990 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 192 pages with colour illustrations. Includes mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, invertebrates and plants. Lists over 4000 individual plant and animal species that are of current conservation concern.  Ex-Library Good+/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004188  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pack Manual of Tracks, Signs and Nests
Hary Frauca
ISBN: 0589501763
A.H. & A.W. Reed Sydney, Australia 1980 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. Illustrated laminated boards. 104 pages with b/w illustrations. Postage within Australia $8.00.  Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003634  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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With Wings on Their Fingers : An Intimate View of the Flying Fox
Conder, Pamela
ISBN: 0207184038
Angus & Robertson Sydney, NSW, Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 168 pages with colour illustrations and line drawings.  Ex-Library Good+/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008300  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Living with Wildlife
Murray, Eva
ISBN: 0730102866
Reed Books Sydney, NSW, Australia 1989 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 200 pages with colour photos and distribution maps. A comprehensive guide to encounters with our native animals.  Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010413  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Endangered Animals of Australia
Hoser, Raymond T.
ISBN: 0947068155
Pierson & Co Mosman, NSW, Australia 1991 
 Hard Cover 240 pages with colour photos and distribution maps. Detailed descriptions of more than 120 species.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008745  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Key Guide : Australian Mammals
Cronin, Leonard
ISBN: 0858811723
Envirobook Sydney, Australia 2000 SECOND EDITION (REVISED)
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 190 pages with distribution maps and colour illustrations. A field guide to Australia's remarkable mammals. Postage within Australia $8.00.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013668  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Platypus
Moyal, Ann
ISBN: 1865083739
Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited Crows Nest, NSW, Australia 2001 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 226 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. The extraordinary story of how a curious creature baffled the world. Postage within Australia $8.00.  Ex-Library Good+/Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013173  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Managing Vertebrate Pests : Principles and Strategies
Braysher, Mike
ISBN: 0644252855
Australian Governmen Publishing Service Canberra, ACT, Australia 1993 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 58 pages. Postage within Australia $8.00.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016941  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Living with Wildlife
Murray, Eva
ISBN: 0730102866
Reed Books Sydney, NSW, Australia 1989 
 Soft Cover 200 pages with colour illustrations and distribution maps. A comprehensive guide to encounters with our native animals.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016711  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Lost from Our Landscape : Threatened Species of the Northern Territory
John Woinarski, Chris Pavey, Raelee Kerrigan, Ian Cowie, Simon Ward (editors)
ISBN: 9781920772468
Northern Territory Department of Natural Resources  2007 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 284 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016483  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Kangaroos : Myths and Realities
Croft, David; Wilson, Maryland
ISBN: 0958617813
The Australian Wildlife Protection Council Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2005 Third Edition
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 264 pages with colour illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017118  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Donald Thomson’s Mammals and Fishes of Northern Australia
Thomson, Donald F.; Dixon, Joan M.; Huxley, Linda
ISBN: 0170065413
Thomas Nelson Australia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1985 
 Hard Cover 210 pages with b/w illustrations. A unique record of the work of a brilliant zoologist and anthropologist.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017212  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Kangaroos in Outback Australia : Comparative Ecology and Behavior of Three Co-Existing Species
McCullough, Dale R.; McCullough, Yvette
ISBN: 0231119178
Columbia University Press Jackson, Tennessee, U.S.A. 2000 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 308 pages with b/w illustrations. A study of the red, eastern grey and western grey kangaroo at Yathong Nature Reserve, New South Wales.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018332  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Guide to Urban Wildlife : 250 Creatures You Meet on Your Street
Christopher B. Daniels
ISBN: 9780733328039
ABC Books Sydney, Australia 2011 
 Soft Cover 318 pages with colour illustrations. Introduces the behaviours, ways of communicating, eating habits and peculiarities of 250 creatures that live in the Australian backyard and street.   Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017653  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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CSIRO List of Australian Vertebrates : A Reference with Conservation Status
Malcolm Stanger, Mark Clayton, Richard Schodde, John Wombey, Ian Mason
ISBN: 0643062564
CSIRO Publishing Collingwood, VIC, Australia 1998 First Edition
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 123 pages. A reference list of the Australian higher vertebrate fauna (amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals) with conservation status.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020247  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australia’s Endangered Wildlife
Neil Hermes
ISBN: 0867773502
Child & Associates Sydney, Australia 1990 
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear and minor tears. Small scrape to top edge of front board. Some foxing to early pages and one loose print. 200 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Includes 2 loose prints "suitable for framing".   Good+/Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002052  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Natural History of Australia
Tim M. Berra
ISBN: 0868404721
University of New South Wales Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1998 
 Hard Cover Previous owners name to top of front free endpaper. 304 pages with over 200 colour photos and 220 line drawings. Australia's geography and geology, the Aborigines, the Great Barrier Reef, and the continent's fauna and flora.   Very Good/Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001239  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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What Mammal is That?
Ronald Strahan
ISBN: 0207153256
Angus & Robertson Sydney, NSW, Australia 1987 
 Hard Cover 270 pages with over 250 Australian species illustrated in full colour. Gives information about the habitat, distribution, feeding and breeding habits of each species. Heavy book (1.6kg).   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001227  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Tropical Reptiles & Frogs
Clifford & Dawn Frith
ISBN: 0958994234
Frith & Frith Books Malanda,Qld 1991 Second Printing
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. Contents very good. 70 pages with colour illustrations. Postage within Australia $8.00.   Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002267  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Wildlife in the Home Paddock : Nature Conservation for Australian Farmers
Roland Breckwoldt
ISBN: 0207147477
Angus & Robertson Sydney, NSW, Australia 1983 
 Hard Cover Jacket has fading to spine. 348 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004455  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Kangaroos, Wallabies and Rat-Kangaroos - 2 Volume Set
Grigg, Gordon; Hume, Ian D.; Jarman, Peter
ISBN: 0949324205
Surrey Beatty & Sons Chipping Norton, NSW, Australia 1989 
 Hard Cover New endpapers. A few small marks to the minor title page of volume 1. A total of 835 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Heavy set (3.3kg).   Very Good/Good+
Price: 140.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009259  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Kangaroo
Archer, Michael; Flannery, Tim F.; Grigg, Gordon C.
ISBN: 0949708224
Kevin Weldon McMahons Point, NSW. 1985 
 Hard Cover 263 pages with colour illustrations. Includes descriptions and distribution maps for species in Australia and New Guinea. Heavy book (2.1kg).   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008609  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Cold-Blooded Australians
Gunther Schmida
ISBN: 0868241113
Doubleday Australia Sydney, NSW, Australia 1985 
 Hard Cover General wear to edges of jacket. Signature on the minor title page may be that of the authors. 208 pages with over 280 colour photos. The unique reptiles, amphibians and freshwater fish of Australia. Included are: legless lizards, geckos, saltwater crocodiles, tortoises, sea snakes, burrowing and tree frogs and 130 species of freshwater fish.   Good/Fair+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007508  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Koalas - Research for Management : Proceedings of the Brisbane Koala Symposium, 22nd - 23rd September 1990
G. Gordon (editor)
ISBN: 0646283472
World Koala Research Inc Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1996 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 200 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013632  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Threatened Fauna in Australia : A Select Bibliography
Kevin P. Slattery & Robert L. Wallis
ISBN: 0730022145
Deakin University  1995 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 364 pages. Includes 5,040 references covering 605 species.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012754  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Kangaroos : The Marvelous Mob
Domico, Terry
ISBN: 0816023603
Facts on File New York, New York, U.S.A. 1993 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. 202 pages with colour illustrations.  Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017078  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Best of Gould’s Mammals : Selections from Mammals of Australia Volumes I, II and III
John Gould (With Modern Notes By Joan M. Dixon)
ISBN: 0333380681
The Macmillan Company of Australia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1984 REVISED EDITION
 Hard Cover Small mark from removal of sticker at the bottom of the front endpaper. 144 pages with 60 colour plates.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015688  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Echidna : Australia’s Enigma
Rismiller, Peggy
ISBN: 088363788x
Hugh Lauter Levin Associates Southport, Connecticut, U.S.A. 1999 
 Hard Cover Minimal library marks. 128 pages with colour illustrations. Echidnas belong to the order of Monotremes and are a biological anomoly with a unique combination of mammalian and reptilian traits.  Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015526  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Fauna of Australia : Volume 1B - Mammalia
Walton, D.W.; Richardson, B.J.
ISBN: 0644060565
Australian Governmen Publishing Service Canberra, ACT, Australia 1989 
 Hard Cover Jacket has fading to spine. Previous owners name to front free endpaper. Pages 401 to 1227. b/w illustrations. Heavy book (2.8kg).   Good+/Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018461  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Neurobiology of Australian Marsupials : Brian Evolution in the Other Mammalian Radiation
Ken W.S. Ashwell
ISBN: 9780521519458
Cambridge University Press Cambridge U.K 2010 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards with minor marks to rear board. 351 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019198  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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