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WEST AUSTRALIAN WILD FLOWERS
Gardner, C. A.
West Australian Newspapers Ltd. Perth 1943 Fourth Edition
 Paperback With descriptions by C. A. Gardner, Government Botanist, Colour Plates by West Australian Newspapers LTD>, from watercolours by Edgar Dell and Direct Colour Photographs by staff photographers. Discolouration on foredge of front cover and a short gift inscription first leaf otherwise a very clean, bright copy. ; 320 x 250mm; [iv], 116 pages Very Good+
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20011  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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The Mammals of Australia : Incorporating the 3 Original Volumes
John Gould (With Modern Notes By Joan M. Dixon)
ISBN: 0333356209
The Macmillan Company of Australia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1983 
 Hard Cover Jacket has 3cm repaired tear and 7cm crease to spine. A little foxing to front free endpaper. 416 pages with over 150 colour plates. Includes Volume I - Australian Marsupials and Monotremes, Volume II - Kangaroos and Volume III - Placental Mammals of Australia. Oversize, heavy book (almost 3kg).   Very Good/Good
Price: 270.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018391  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Wildlife of Greater Brisbane
no author
ISBN: 9780977594313
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 2007 SECOND EDITION
 Soft Cover 428 pages. A full colour identification guide to more than 600 animals, birds, fish, frogs, insects, snakes and lizards.   Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002565  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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THE CORNER A Naturalist’s Journeys in South-Eastern Australia.
Hill, Robin
ISBN: 0701804432
Lansdowne Press Melbourne 1970 First Edition
 Hardcover With black and white illustrations throughout, faint tape marks on endpapers otherwise a near fine copy in dustjacket. ; 310 x 260mm; 181 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20067  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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MODERN SHRUBS
Cox, E. H. M. and Cox, P. A.
Thomas Nelson & Sons London 1958 First Edition
 Hardcover With colour frontispiece and 3 other colour plates, 21 in text illustrations by Margaret Stones, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 230 x 170mm; xii, 220 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20112  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Crocodiles of Australia
Grahame Webb and Charlie Manolis
ISBN: 0730102548
Reed Books Sydney, Australia 1989 
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear and minor tear. 160 pages with colour illustrations. Includes comprehensive studies on reproduction, growth, movement, behaviour, habitats and foods.   Very Good/Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006510  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Silken Web : A Natural History of Australian Spiders
Bert Simon-Brunet
ISBN: 073010401x
Reed Books Sydney, NSW, Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover New endpapers. Usual library marks and wear. 208 pages with colour illustrations. Presents the history and biology of Australia's most commonly encountered spiders.  Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009687  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pythons of Australia : A Natural History
Torr, Geordie
ISBN: 1575241498
Krieger Publishing Company  2000 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 103 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Covers anatomy and physiology, behavior, reproduction, ecology and conservation as well as providing detailed accounts and descriptions of all the species. Postage within Australia $8.00.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016507  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Reptiles & Amphibians of Australia
Cogger, Harold G.
ISBN: 9780643100350
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2014 Seventh Edition
 Hard Cover 1033 pages with colour photos, line drawings and distribution maps. Comprehensive guide to the identification of Australia's rich and varied herpetofauna - 1218 species of frogs, crocodiles, turtles, tortoises, lizards, and snakes. Also includes a glossary, extensive list of references and basic guides to the collection, preservation and captive care of specimens. Heavy book (3kg).   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 210.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019078  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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What Lizard is That? : Introducing Australian Lizards
Steve Wilson and Gerry Swan
ISBN: 9781877069581
Reed New Holland Sydney, Australia 2009 
 Soft Cover 184 pages with colour illustrations. Covers all the main groups of Australian lizards with general pointers on appearance, behaviour and ecology.   Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020609  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Fauna of Kakadu and the Top End
Denise Goodfellow
ISBN: 1862543062
Self Published  1993 
 Soft Cover Signed by the author. 102 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020646  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Natural History of Australian Bats : Working the Night Shift
Greg Richards and Les Hall
ISBN: 9780643103740
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2012 
 Hard Cover Minimal library marks. Illustrated laminated boards. 184 pages with colour illustrations.  Ex-Library Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018814  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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An Atlas of Queensland’s Frogs, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals
Glen J. Ingram and Robert J. Raven (editors)
ISBN: 0724246266
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1991 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 391 pages. Includes the clear plastic map overlay for use with this book. (in pocket at rear).  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002359  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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An Atlas of Queensland’s Frogs, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals
Glen J. Ingram and Robert J. Raven (editors)
ISBN: 0724246266
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1991 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 391 pages. Includes the clear plastic map overlay for use with this book. (in pocket at rear).  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002359  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pests of Timber in Queensland
B.C. Peters, J. King, F.R. Wylie
ISBN: 072427183x
Queensland Forestry Research Institute  1996 
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 175 pages with colour illustrations.   Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019660  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Dingo in Australia and Asia
Corbett, Laurie
ISBN: 187662230x
J.B. Books South Australia 2001 Reprint
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 200 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016517  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Dingo in Australia and Asia
Corbett, Laurie
ISBN: 187662230x
J.B. Books South Australia 2001 Reprint
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 200 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016517  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Dingo in Australia and Asia
Corbett, Laurie
ISBN: 187662230x
J.B. Books South Australia 2001 Reprint
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 200 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016517  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pests of Timber in Queensland
B.C. Peters, J. King, F.R. Wylie
ISBN: 072427183x
Queensland Forestry Research Institute  1996 
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 175 pages with colour illustrations.   Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019660  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pests of Timber in Queensland
B.C. Peters, J. King, F.R. Wylie
ISBN: 072427183x
Queensland Forestry Research Institute  1996 
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 175 pages with colour illustrations.   Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019660  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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An Atlas of Queensland’s Frogs, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals
Glen J. Ingram and Robert J. Raven (editors)
ISBN: 0724246266
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1991 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 391 pages. INCLUDES the clear plastic map overlay for use with this book.  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020248  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Handbook of Australian Sea-birds
Serventy, D.L.; etc.
ISBN: 0589070797
Reed (A.H.& A.W.) Australia 1971 
 Hard Cover No Dustjacket 254 pp. Ex Library Copy. Navy blue cover with gilt lettering. Browning to page edges.  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40398  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Dingo in Australia and Asia
Corbett, Laurie
ISBN: 0868402303
University of New South Wales Press Sydney, Australia 1995 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 200 pages with colour illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007227  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Insect Natural Enemies: Practical approaches to their Study and Evaluation
Mark Jervis and Neil Kidd (editors)
ISBN: 0412399008
Chapman & Hall London, United Kingdom 1996 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 491 pages with b/w illustrations. The first book on predators and parasitoids that emphasises practicalities.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 95.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020744  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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THE MELBOURNE WALKER A Journal of the Melbourne Walking and Touring Club. Vol. 12. 1940
no author
The Melbourne Walking and Touring Club Melbourne 1940 
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, articles by R. H. Croll and others, short inscription on first page, This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 220 x 140mm; 72 pages Very Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20243  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE MELBOURNE WALKER A Journal of the Melbourne Walking and Touring Club. Vol. 9. 1937
no author
The Melbourne Walking and Touring Club Melbourne 1937 
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, articles by R. H. Croll and others, short inscription on first page, This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 220 x 140mm; 48 pages Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20241  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE MELBOURNE WALKER A Journal of the Melbourne Walking and Touring Club. Vol. 11. 1939
no author
The Melbourne Walking and Touring Club Melbourne 1939 
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, articles by R. H. Croll and others. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 220 x 140mm; 48 pages Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20242  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE MELBOURNE WALKER A Journal of the Melbourne Walking and Touring Club. Vol. 7. 1935
no author
The Melbourne Walking and Touring Club Melbourne 1935 
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, has a short xmas inscription from Alan 1935 on first page. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 220 x 140mm; 60 pages Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20239  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE MELBOURNE WALKER A Journal of the Melbourne Walking and Touring Club. Vol. 8. 1936
no author
The Melbourne Walking and Touring Club Melbourne 1936 
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, articles by R. H. Croll and others. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 220 x 140mm; 72 pages Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20240  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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WATERPLANTS OF NEW SOUTH WALES
Sainty, G. R. and Jacobs, S. W. L.
ISBN: 0724037306
Water Resources Commission New South Wales  1981 First Edition
 Hardcover Photographs by R. F. Brayne, with major contributions on Biological Control, Freshwater Algae, Carp, Crayfish and Water Rat, Euthrophication. 550 pages, illustrated throughout with colour photographs, a very good copy with dustjacket that has been covered in clear contact and attached to the cover. Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 230 x 220mm; 550 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20274  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE FRINGE OF THE SEA
Bennett, Isobel
Rigby Adelaide 1974 Reprint
 Hardcover With many illustrations. A very good copy lacking a dustjacket. ; 240 x 150mm; 261 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20291  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Australia
Swan, Gerry
ISBN: 1853685852
New Holland Australia 2005 Reprint
 Soft Cover 144 indexed pages including colour illustrations. This guide identifies over 200 species covering the most commonly seen snakes, turtles, tortoises, geckos, lizards, dragons and skinks of Australia. Each entry carries approximately 100 words in length and includes common and scientific names. Each species is accompanied by a colour photograph. A general introduction includes information on the group to which each species belongs with reference to the relevant text within the guide.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 050009  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN VEGETATION
Groves, R. H. edited by
ISBN: 0521424763
Cambridge University Press Melbourne 1994 Second Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, a very good copy. ; 230 x 150mm; xviii, 562 pages Very Good+
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20310  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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The Mammals of South Australia : Part III (conclusion) The Monodelphia
Frederic Wood Jones
Government Printer Adelaide, SA, Australia 1925 
 Soft Cover General wear to covers with some loss to top and bottom of spine. 187 pages with b/w illustrations.   Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020851  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Life histories of the South African Lycaenid Butterflies
Gowan C. Clark and C.G.C. Dickson
ISBN: 0360001394
Purnell Cape Town South Africa 1971 
 Hard Cover General wear to jacket. Small amount of 'white out' to minor title page. 272 pages with colour illustrations.   Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020853  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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MINERALS Nature’s Fabulous Jewels
Court, Arthur & Campbell, Ian
ISBN: 0810903113
Harry N. Abrams New York N.D. First Edition
 Hardcover No date stated, With 188 illustrations, inculding 95 in full colour, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 270 x 300mm; 318 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20342  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Wildlife of Tropical North Queensland : Cooktown to Mackay
Queensland Museum Staff
ISBN: 0724293493
Queensland Museum South Brisbane, QLD, Australia 2000 
 Soft Cover 368 pages with 950 colour photos. Comprehensive and easy-to-read information on more than 850 species. Covers the area east of the Great Dividing Range between Cooktown and Mackay (including Cairns and Townsville).   Very Good
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008999  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Frogs : A Natural History
Tyler, Michael J.
ISBN: 1876334207
New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia 2000 NEW EDITION
 Soft Cover 192 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013657  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Bird Wonders of Australia
Chisholm, Alec H.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1934 
 Hard Cover xvi + 308pp. Green cloth boards. Spine detached. Book firm and clean. Gould League of Bird Lovers presentation plate dated "Bird Day 1941" awarded to pupil at Maryborough State School. Black & white plates.  Fair/No Jacket
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010003  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Bush Charms
Chandler, L. G.
Whitcombe & Tombs Melbourne  
 Hard Cover 116pp. Green cloth boards. Dark green lettering. Spine partially separated along front hinge. Book firm and tidy. School library stamps. Black & white plates. Introduction by Charles Barrett. Printed by Specialty Press. Ex-Library Fair - Good/No Jacket
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011064  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Red-tails in Love: A Wildlife Drama in Central Park
Marie Winn
ISBN: 0747542031
Bloomsbury  1999 
 Paperback 321 pp. Browning to page edges. Black line on top page edge. Large whiteout mark on first page.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40944  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Life of Marsupials
Tyndale-Biscoe, Hugh
ISBN: 0643091998
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2005 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 442 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 95.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020942  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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PHILIP’S GUIDE TO SEASHELLS OF THE WORLD
Oliver, A. P. H.
ISBN: 0540085669
Philips/Octopus Publishing London 2004 First Edition
 Softcover 320pp., two colour maps, plus colour illustrations throughout by James Nicholls. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "An easy-to-use identification guide to a wide range of shells from all over the world, from the common to the rare and coveted . . . over 1200 species are described, and more than 1000 are illustrated . . . " Includes Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 485g.   Very Good +
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 007612  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PTEROSAURS
Wellnhofer, Peter
ISBN: 0861015665
Salamander Books London, England 1991 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 192pp., colour art and photographic illustrations, and b/white line drawings throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain maroon boards negligibly scuffed only. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a very small crease to front fold-in flap only. " . . .the most authoritative text for the general reader with the finest selection of artworks and photographs to be assembled on these fascinating animals . . . This magnificent illustrated reference book includes more than 600 pictures, 255 photographs, more than 250 detailed line drawings, and 100 explanatory diagrams, most in colour. 125,000 words of authoritative text. Special feature: 16 superb double-page spread colour restorations featuring all the best-known pterosaurs." Includes Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 1.13 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010180  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A FISH CAUGHT IN TIME : The Search for the Coelacanth
Weinberg, Samantha
ISBN: 1857029062
Fourth Estate London 1999 Second Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xiii, + 239pp., b/white maps and illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, bronze title there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased at head of spine only. Included loose: A 2004 newspaper clipping of a short obituary for Marjorie Courtenay-Latimer, the naturalist who discovered the coelacanth. "Just before Christmas in 1938, the young woman curator of a small South African museum spotted a strange-looking fish in a trawler's catch . . . A charismatic amateur ichthyologist, J.L.B. Smith, saw a thumbnail sketch of the fish and was thunderstruck. He recognised it as coelacanth, a creature known from fossils dating back 400 million years and thought to have died out with the dinosaurs . . . " Contents include: Illustrations, Acks., 12 chapters, Selected Reading, Index. Book weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010124  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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GARDEN FLOWERS
Meikle, R.D.
Eyre and Spottiswoode London 1963 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 479pp., botanical colour-art frontispiece, plus 14 unpaginated like-art plates throughout (all called-for plates extant). Colour-art by Lura M. Ripley. Numerous b/white, line-drawn intext illustrations by the same artist. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain, original green cloth boards undamaged. Text-block top edge tinted, leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated, laminated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and colour-faded on spine, plus minor laminate bubbling. This sixth and final volume in the 'Kew Series' is a stand-alone, but companion volume, to 'Garden Shrubs and Trees' (Volume 4 in the Kew Series). It provides a concise systematic account of cultivated hardy and half-hardy herbaceous plants . . . Contents include: Prelims., Intro., Key to Genera, Garden Flowers, Biblio., Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 579g.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007281  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AUSTRALIAN SEA LIFE SOUTH OF 30° S.
Coleman, Neville
ISBN: 0868242691
Doubleday Sydney 1987 First Australian Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 288pp., each identified specimen has a depicted page with colour-plate illustration, small b/w locality map and relevant description, plus frontispiece and intext illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Shelfwear on foot and heel of backstrip. Circled 'R' stamp on foot of text-block, otherwise leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and nipped on foredge corner folds. Covering every group of marine creatures [except fish] that inhabit the waters around Australia south of 30oS, contents of this enthralling book include: Prelims., Intro., Sponges, Worms, Cnidarians, Sea Mosses, Crustaceans, Molluscs, Echinoderms, Sea Squirts, Mammals, Appendix, Glossary, Index. More. Book weight approx. 1430g. [1.43KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003381  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MARINE ANIMAL INJURIES TO MAN
Edmonds, Dr. Carl
ISBN: 0-949585-40-8
Wedneil Publications Melbourne, Australia 1984 
 Soft Cover 204pp., previous owner's inscription on prelim. page, colour and b/w photos throughout, [some graphic in nature], colour pictorial cover. Formerly published [1975] under the title "Dangerous Marine Animals Of The Indo-Pacific Region". Identification, First-aid and treatment are covered. Weight approx. 450g.   Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006865  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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STORMS
Fisher, John
Adland Coles Southampton, Great Britain 1958 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 159pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Grey boards lightly bumped. Leaves and textblock edges flecked. Art-illustrated (Philip Gough), loose-plastic protected dustjacket nipped and edgeworn, with foxing on rear (text) panel. Anecdotes of some of the storms and tempests that have beset mankind unfortunate enough to be caught in their path . . . includes the Great West Indies Hurricane of 1780, the Eddystone Lighthouse collapse, the storm that stopped a war and other terrifying tales . . .Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 11 chapters, more. Book weight approx. 440g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good/Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006021  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LUCY: The Beginnings of Humankind
Johanson, Donald C. And Edey, Maitland A.
ISBN: 0246113626
Granada Publishing London 1981 1st [U.K.]
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 409pp., locality map endpapers [different]. Unpaginated [8 page] colour-plate section. Intext b/w halftone plate and line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, but cocked, and lightly bumped. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated [Duncan Mil], loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, price-clipped and sticker ghost on front flap. "When Don Johanson discovered a partial skeleton, approximately 3.4 million years old, in a remote part of Ethiopia, he knew he had stumbled on something unique, for 'Lucy' is the oldest [by over a million years], most complete and preserved skeleton of any erect-walking human ancestor ever found..." Contents, in chaptered 'parts' include: Prelims., Background, Golden decade 1967-77, What is Lucy?, Why did Lucy walk erect?, Unfinished business, Appendix, Biblio., Credits, Index. Book weight approx. 960g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Good+/Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003372  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CORALS OF THE GREAT AUSTRALIAN REEF
Grant, Ern
ISBN: 0646058134
E.M. Grant Pty. Ltd. Scarborough 1991 1st [Stated]
 Softcover 56pp., colour plates throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn and creased. Primarily pictorial with concise captioning, the author, a life-long advocate and champion for the welfare of the Great Barrier Reef, demonstrates in this volume the beauty of colour and the diversity of patterns and shapes in the wondrous corals of the reef . . . Includes: Foreword, Intro., Notes on Corals, Index. Book weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004641  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MARINE FISHES OF AUSTRALIAN WATERS
Pulley, Kenneth
ISBN: 0701803371
Lansdowne Editions Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1974 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 104pp., unpaginated, specimen colour plates throughout. Intext b/w line-drawings, maps and sketches. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Minor bumps and shelfwear to head and heel of backstrip. Slight imperfection on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, with a short closed tear. "....It is concerned with the biology of fishes as vertebrate marine animals, their anatomy and how they function...." Contents include: Intro., Structure/Physiology, Reproduction, Control and co-ordination, Sense organs, Environment, Food chain, Biological world, Behaviour, Populations, Evolution, Habitats, more. Book weight approx. 440g.   Good+/Good +
Price: 9.35 (AUD)
Book Number: 002995  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE FOREST WARS
Ajani, Judith
ISBN: 9780522854190
Melbourne University Press Victoria, Australia 2007 First Edition
 Softcover v, + 362pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Small felt-pen mark to lower textblock edge, otherwise leaves unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated card wrapper has small, soft corner crease to front panel, else nominally scuffed. " . . . forest expert Judith Adjani contends that Australia in is the enviable position of being able to meet nearly all its wood needs from economically superior plantations . . . There is no irreconcilable conflict between development and environment. So why do the major parties not have coherent forest policies? . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 15 chapters over 4 'parts', Glossary, Notes, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx.   Very Good +
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007840  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE BUSH: A Guide to the Vegetated Landscapes of Australia
Read, Ian G.
ISBN: 0730101851
Reed Books Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 184pp., colour and b/white b/white photographic illustrations throughout, colour and b/white maps and figures. Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain green boards negligibly scuffed on lower corners. Leaves clean and crisp. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly sunned on spine, very minor edgewear, some scuffing to laminate finish. " The vegetated landscape, or the Australian Bush, on first appearance presents a bewildering display of living matter, a higgledy-piggledy mass of trunks, leaves, branches, shrubs and grasses . . . author Ian Read applies a systematic approach to viewing vegetation and the display of plant life takes on a new meaning . . . " Includes Bibliography, Glassary and Index. Book weight approx. 715g.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008291  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A FIELD GUIDE TO CRUSTACEANS OF AUSTRALIAN WATERS
Jones, Diana S. And Morgan, Gary J.
ISBN: 0730104036
Reed Chatswood, New South Wales 1994 First Edition
 Softcover Ex-library copy. 216pp., pattern-print endpapers. Intext colour plates, supported by b/white line-drawings, throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper encased in clear, permanent matt vinyl film. Complete with usual (ex) library identifiers (including label to front cover, rear cover and spine, remnant of label to front endpaper, plus stamps to text-block, half-title and title pages), this handbook is a guide to the more common crustaceans found in Australia, and invaluable for field identification . . . Contents include: Prelims., Intro., What are Crustaceans?, Guide Format, Common/Scientific Names, Collecting/Preserving, Fisheries, Other Uses, Habitats, Classes/Sub-Classes, Glossary, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 480g.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 005529  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TREES OF PARADISE. (Signed Copy)
Edmunds, Richard and Hughes, Nigel
ISBN: 0963031201
Green Press Malibu, CAlifornia 1991 First Edition
 Softcover 258pp., b/white halftone plate illustrations, plus several sketch maps. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Several inscriptions (both to the same person) on title page: A protracted inscription, signed by secondary author's mother; the second, significantly shorter, signed with Christian names of both authors. Whew!! Otherwise, leaves clean. Art-illustrated (Kowane Bague/Felix Endoi) card wrapper mildly bumped, plus reading crease on front. The story of two men who care about, and their attempts to save, the remote forests, and the flora and fauna they contain, in the wilds of Borneo and Papua New Guinea . . . Contents over four 'parts': Part One-The Severed Head of a Toucan. Part Two-Trees of Paradise. Part Three-Bikpela Tek Long Gahom. Part Four-Rainforest Hope. Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 005918  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF INSECTS
O’Toole, Christopher
Guild Publishing (BCA) London 1987 First Thus
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 141pp., plus xvi. Colour and b/white halftone plates, art illustrations and line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain grey boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very slightly edgeworn, and mildly colour-faded on spine. The collective of 21 expert contributors, this BCA edition contents include: What is an Anthropod, Millipedes/Other Myriapods, Insects and Other Hexapods, Arachnids, Glossary, Bibliography, Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 850g. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011793  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A GUIDE TO LIVING WITH WILDLIFE: How to Prevent and Control Wildlife Damage in Victoria
Temby, Ian
ISBN: 0730626474
Department of Conservation and Environment East Melbourne, Victoria  First Edition
 Softcover [1992]. Intext sketch-illustrations by Kelvin Hucker. Book clean. Spine firm. An errata sticker affixed to colophon page, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated [Frank Moore] card wrapper lightly edgeworn and creased. Environmentally sharing areas with wildlife can be, at times, a problem. Possums in the ceiling, kamikaze kookaburras smashing reflection windows, ever-active cockatoos attacking window frames...This book contains practical solutions to addressing these and other issues...Book weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 004894  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WILDLIFE OF THE DESERTS
Wagner, Frederic H.
ISBN: 0711200246
Book Club Associates United Kingdom 1980 
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 231pp., colour photographic, and b/white line-drawn, illustrations (223 illustrations, including 158 plates in full colour). Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain orange boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly sunned on spine. "Those who think all deserts are merely vast seas of sand will be amazed at the variety shown in these pages . . . valuable additions to the informative and colourful text include descriptions and drawings of atmospheric circulation, topography, dune formation, oases, ephemeral lakes and the accelerated life cycles of the creatures they support. There is also a supplement featuring desert lizards and succulents." Book weight approx. 1.12 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good ++/Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009962  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BEETLES
Klausnitzer, Bernhard
ISBN: 0896731413
Exeter Books New York, New York, U.S.A. 1983 First Thus (U.S.)
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 213pp., illustrated throughout: identifying colour plates, b/white halftone plates, plus line-drawings by Traudl Schneehagen. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Printed illustration over undamaged tan buckram boards. Textblock unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, with short, closed tears. First American Edition, translated from the German by Sylvia Furness. Attempts to summarise the rich store of knowledge being assembled by the tireless efforts of entomologists . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, The Scarab, Anatomy and Behaviour, Phylogenesis, Feeding Habits - Beetles Beneficial and Harmful to Man, How Do Beetles Multiply, Classification, Index, Bibliography, Sources. Book weight approx. 1.2 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009421  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE WAY OF A TROUT
Van Gytenbeek, R. P.
ISBN: 0397008724
J.B.lippincott Philadephia, U.S.A. 1972 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (xiii) + 146pp., intext colour plates (stills from the 30-minute film 'The Way of a Trout', produced by James Wilkie, an amateur cameraman and avid conservationist. Filmed in North America in 1969, Wilkie donated the highly successful film to the trout conservation organisation, Trout Unlimited. Book clean and square. Vivid gilt title on blue cloth spine, blindstamp publisher's device on front board. Leaves clean. pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, plus compound damage on spine. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Part 1/ The Way of a Trout (text by Albert Hazzard, leading American fisheries biologist), Part 2/ The Battle (8 chapters), Appendix. Book weight approx. 710g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 007780  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE LITTLE DESERT
Thiele, Colin
ISBN: 0851798586
Rigby Adelaide 1975 First Edition
 Hardback and Dustjacket 54pp., brown cloth, minor shelf wear. Colour plates throughout. Pictorial d/j has minor tear head of spine, some foxing to inside flaps, else good. Photography by Jocelyn Burt. Local Flora and Fauna in the Little Desert area of North-West Victoria. Weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000124  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FISHES OF THE SEA : The North Atlantic and Mediterranean
Lythgoe, John and Gillian
ISBN: 0713722258
Blandford (Cassell Imprint) London 1991 First Thus
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 256pp., intext illustrations throughout: full-colour halftone plates of featured specimens, plus b/white line-drawings of species. Book clean and square. Gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain green boards. Text-block foredge flecked, else clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and U.V.affected on spine. The original form of this book was published in 1971, this version being significantly revised. " . . . an important identification guide to the marine fishes of the Atlantic and Mediterranean . . . " Contents include; Prelims., Intro., Class: Cyclostomata. Chondrichthyes. Osteichthyes. Indexes. Book weight approx. 1.1 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 38.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 008031  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SEASHELLS: A Portrait of the Animal World
Cleave, Andrew
Todri Productions New York 1996 
 Illustrated Gloss Boards HB/DJ 72pp., stunning, intext colour plates throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss, pictorially-illustrated boards undamaged. Identically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn, with a short, closed tear. "There can be few natural objects as beautiful and fascinating as the shells of molluscks...." From magnifying-glass size up to giants over two feet [61cm.] in length, no human sculptor can match the intricacies of design and patterns of nature's handiwork...This volume offers a selection, to be envied by any collector, with an interest in shells. Book weight approx. 810g.   Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 003236  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE RIDDLE OF THE DINOSAUR
Wilford, John Noble
ISBN: 0394527631
Alfred A. Knopf New York 1985 Stated First Edition
 Quarter Cloth Hardback & DJ 304pp. 10 page, unpaginated full colour section. Intext b/white halftone illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Gilt titles. Leaves clean, untrimmed foredge. Illustrated [author portrait on rear], loose-plastic protected d/jacket slightly edgeworn, else v/good. 'The life and behavior of the giant beasts in the days of their dominion. The startling new theories about their mysterious disappearance from the Earth. The adventures and achievements of the paleontologists who have pursued the riddle of the dinosaur.' Book weight approx. 850gms.   Very Good +,/Very Good.
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001344  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT [German Text]
Botting, Douglas
ISBN: 3791300857
Prestel Verlag Munchen 1974 1st Edition Thus [German]
 Hardcover and Dustjacket Original blue cloth. Four tip-in, double-spread colour plates. Intext b/white half-tone plate sections, plus an undamaged, folded, removable map and affixed sleeve on rear paste-down. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Lightly bumped on lower foredge corners. Leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated, gloss laminated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn with laminate lifting, plus an area [U.V. affected] lost from spine.Bound-in [part sample facsimile of 'Kleinere Schriften', Alexander Humboldt, 1853, at rear. Originally published as 'Humboldt and the Cosmos', George Rainbird, London, 1973. The story of German naturalist and explorer, Friedrich Wilhelm Kark Heinrich Alexander, Freiherr [Baron] von Humboldt, 1769-1859. German text throughout. Includes Index. Loose with book: The contemporary card of Dr. Heinrich Pfeiffer, Generalsekretar [Secretary-General] of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation of Germany, in excellent condition. Book weight approx. 460g.   Very Good +/Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004822  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CORAL REEFS
Holliday, Les
ISBN: 0861014634
Salamander Books London 1989 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 204pp., colour, illustrated endpapers, exquisite underwater colour plates of marine life, enhanced by a series of area maps and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with several closed tears. "This book celebrates the stunning variety of life that abounds in the warm waters of the world's coral reefs..." Part One: The Coral Reef Environment. Part Two: Coral Reefs of the World, including Caribbean, Maldives, Red Sea, Kenya, Hawaii, and of course, Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Index. Book weight approx. 1.2KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 005153  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AUSTRALIAN BUTTERFLIES IN COLOUR
Burns, Alexander & Rotherham, E.R.
ISBN: 0589500015
A.H. & A.W. Reed Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 1969 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 112pp., recto-page colour plates. Book clean. Spine firm. White title to green boards, which are mildly shelf-rubbed. Small, light mark to rear free endpaper, else leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased, sunned spine (title clearly legible), minor foxing to reverse. " . . . 85 Australian species, some of them among the most splendid in the world, appear in full colour. Alexander Burns' comprehensive text tells the reader how to recognise each butterfly and describes its habits, range, food plant, and the type of country in which it is likely to be found." Book weight approx. 340g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010696  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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OUR SEA, OUR FUTURE: Major Findings of the State of Marine Environment Report For Australia
Zann, Leon P. [Compiled by]
ISBN: 0642173915
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Australia 1995 First Edition
 Softcover [large format] 112pp., intext colour plates, maps and tables throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Text-block mildly bumped on upper foredge corner. Pictorially-illustrated card wrapper edgeworn, bumped and small abraded spots on front. Inserted loosely is an errata slip with several references. This book[let] is an overview of the major findings of SOMER [State of the Marine Environment Report for Australia], written in a non-technical style for the general reader. Contents include: 8 chapters, Information Sources, Glossary, Acronyms and Index. Book weight approx. 500g.   Good+
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 004149  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LIVING WITH BUTTERFLIES
Newman, L. Hugh
John Baker Publishers London 1967 1st Edition Thus [Revised]
 Hardcover and Dustjacket Original blue cloth. ix, + 228pp., frontispiece plus unpaginated, b/white halftone plates, with intext facsimile documents. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Blue cloth boards unmarked. Very lightly splotched free endpapers, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, abraded, and has several closed tears, plus a dampstain line on spine. Originally published in 1953 as 'Butterfly Farmer', this edition was revised and re-titled. It is the story of a family who, for seventy years, were literally farmers of butterflies in England. 16 chapters. Book weight approx. 570g.   Very Good +/Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 004837  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE LIVING SONARS OF THE OCEAN
Sergeev, B.F.
ISBN: 5030007687
MIR Publishers Moscow 1989 Second Printing, English
 Hardcover 269pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards very good. Translated from the Russian by M.B.Rosenberg. English translation edited by R.N.Hainsworth. "This book concerns that mysterious world that lies beneath the ocean waves . . . Myriads of underwater creatures, such as dolphins, whales, and seals, obtain information in a way that is incomprehensible to us Homo Sapiens, for they use sonar or echolocation . . . " Book weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008840  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE CARE OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS: School Talks and Broadcasts
Badcock, Lt-Col.G.H.
Herbert Jenkins London  
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 96pp., first printing. N.D. [c.1945]. Inscribed/dated [Sept. 1945] by author on ffep. Book clean, very slightly askew. Very minor foxing to half-title page and edges. B/w portrait frontispiece and plates throughout. Unclipped, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, nipped and chipped. Instructive, tthis book is the outcome of many talks to children, at school and on the B.B.C., by the author, a leading expert on the care and training of horses and dogs. Foreword by Derek McCulloch [Uncle Mac of the B.B.C.]. Book weight approx. 170g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good/Fair +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001363  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BUTTERFLIES OF THE WORLD
Preston-Mafham, Rod, and Preston-Mafham, Ken
ISBN: 0816057133
Cassell Illustrated London, England 2004 Reprint
 Hardcover 192pp., colour, and b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss illustrated boards negligibly scuffed only. "The authoritative text, with numerous photographs and clear illustrations, is enhanced by the unique personal observations of Ken Preston-Mafham . . . Though coverage includes species from around the world, there is special emphasis on the often spectacularly patterned species of Africa and South America. The wealth of information in this book, however, ensures that it is of equal importance to the amateur nature lover, student, and scientist anywhere in the world . . . " Contents include: Preface, 10 chapters, Appendices, Glossary, Guide to Further Reading, Butterfly Conservation Societies, Picture Credits, Index. Book weight approx. 650g.   Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009487  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BEARS OF THE WORLD
Ward, Paul and Kynaston, Suzanne
ISBN: 0816052085
Cassell Illustrated London 2002 Reprint
 Hardcover 191pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout, b/white distribution maps. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss illustrated boards negligibly scuffed only. "The authors offers a picture that encompasses science, natural history, and another deeper - almost spiritual - aspect of bears . . . introduces the living species; charts their evolutionary history; tells how they live, what they eat, and how they cope with their habitats; and reexamines their behaviour and the interrelationship bears have with humans . . . " Contents include: Acks., Preface, 6 chapters, Glossary, Further Reading, Index. Book weight approx. 640g.   Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009488  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CROCODILES OF AUSTRALIA
Webb, Grahame / Manolis, Charlie
ISBN: 0730102548
Reed Books Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. 1989 First Edition
 Illustrated Boards HB & DJ 160pp. Colour illustrated throughout, plus several candid, historic b/white halftones. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Monochrome, illustrated boards undamaged. Graphic, pictorially illustrated, loose-plastic protected d/jacket has several [jagged] closed tears and nominal edgewear. "In this exciting book, Grahame Webb and his associate, Charlie Manolis, uncover the 'private lives' of crocodiles, with comprehensive studies on reproduction, growth, movement, behavior, habitats and foods...'' Contents include: Prelims., Intro., World Crocodilians, Australian crocodile habitats, Australian saltwater crocodiles, ditto Freshwater, Crocodile attacks, Crocodiles and man, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 980gms. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Near Fine./Very Good.
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 002205  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WILDLIFE OF THE AUSTRALIAN SNOW-COUNTRY : A Comprehensive Guide to Alpine Fauna
Green, Ken and Osborne, William
ISBN: 0730104613
Reed Chatswood, N.S.W., Australia 1994 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket v, + 200pp., colour photographic and art illustrations, and b/white figures, throughout. Colour illustrated endpapers. Book clean, square. Spine firm, purple title there-on. Plain white boards very lightly bumped at foot. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very good+. From the jacket flap: " . . . the culmination of fifteen years' extensive field work and research on aspects of the ecology of alpine wildlife. It combines the expertise of Drs Ken Green and William Osborne to present a comprehensive coverage of the fauna of Australia's high country . . . This authoritative work is indispensable for professional and amateur naturalist alike - and anyone interested in the rich natural world of Australia's snow-country." Contents include: Acks., Preface, Foreword, 10 chapters, Glossary, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 850g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011544  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HAND-REARING WILD AND DOMESTIC MAMMALS
Gage, Laurie J., D.V.M.
ISBN: 0813826837
Iowa State Press Ames, Iowa, U.S.A. 2002 First Edition, First Impressio
 Hardcover xvii, + 279pp., intext, b/white halftone plates and tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped only. Monochrome, halftone plate-illustrated gloss boards near fine. Text-block pristine. No dustjacket (as issued). This book, suitable for veterinarians, technicians, and wildlife caregivers provides clear guidance to raising and caring for a wide variety of domestic, farm, wildlife and zoo mammals from birth to weaning . . . Contents include: Prelims., Contributors, Introduction, Part 1/ Domestic Mammals. Part 2/ Wildlife, Zoo, and Marine Mammals, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 820g.   Near Fine
Price: 93.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008726  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SAVING THE OCEANS
MacInnis, Joseph [Editor]
ISBN: 1550134167
Key Porter Books Toronto, Canada 1992 First Edition, First Impressio
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 180pp., stunning colour illustrations throughout, covering each ocean level, from the shore the the abyss...Book clean and square. Spine firm. Blind-stamped boards nominally bumped. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket trivially edgeworn only. The combined talents and skills of scientists and environmentals have come together to indicate how fragile and susceptible to human damage is earth's vital finely-balanced marine eco-system...With contributions from marine experts of various disciplines, contents covering the four ocean zones, include: Prelims., Origins, Diversity of life in the oceans, Planets lifebelt, Twilight zone, Dynamic abyss, Animals and birds, Sensory world of the deep, Protecting the oceans, Epilogue, Appendices, Contributors, Index. Book weight approx. 1.72KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003546  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THIS IS NOT A WEASEL: A Close Look at Nature’s Most Confusing Terms
Mortenson, Philip B.
ISBN: 0471273961
Wiley and Sons Hoboken, New Jersey, United States 2004 1st Impression [p/b]
 Softcover xi, + 272pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper nominally splayed only. "How can you tell a buffalo from a bison and a yam from a sweet potato? What's the difference between a frog and a toad? . . . " 'This Is Not A Weasel' helps you make sense of the ubiquitous similarities, confounding terminology, and downright misnomers that make plant and animal names so confusing....Contents include: Prelims., Nomenclature and Taxonomy, Plants, Terrestrial Invertebrates, Aquatic Life, Amphibians and Reptiles, Birds, Mammals, Notes, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 400g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Near Fine
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 003223  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BUGS IN THE SYSTEM: Insects and Their Impact on Human Affairs
Berenbaum, May R.
ISBN: 0201408244
Helix Books/Addison-Wesley Publishing Reading, Massachusetts, United States 1996 1st Thus [P/B]
 Softcover xiii, + 377pp., intext, b/w halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn only. In the world of insects, which impacts on us all, the numbers are staggering: up to 30 million species, an estimated number of individual insects at any given time is 10 quintillion, collectively out-weighing every other lifeform on the planet. They are to be found everywhere....Contents include: Prelims., Classification and Nomenclature, Physiology, Behaviour, Social lives, Vegetarian lifestyles, Eating insects, Parasites and hosts, Odd appetites and out-of-the-way places, Insects and people, Appreciating insects, Equal time, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003227  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FISH FOR AUSTRALIAN FRESHWATER AQUARIUMS
Lee, Christopher
ISBN: 0600073432
Paul Hamlyn Dee Why West, N.S.W. 1975 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 144pp., illustrated throughout: intext b/white line-drawings and sketch illustrations, fully enhanced by 194 colour plates, depictions of aquatic plants and fish. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Trivial bump on foot and foredge of front board. Minor foredge flecks, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn and U.V. affected on spine. "...describes all aspects of aquarium keeping and contains information on the life histories of most of the family of aquarium fish and plants." Contents include: Intro., Basic requirements, Environmental requirements, Setting/Decorating the Aquarium, Maintenance, Foods and Feeding, Aquatic Plants, Fish Diseases, Enemies and Other Aquarium Inhabitants, The Natives, Goldfish, The Fish, Plates, Index. More. Book weight approx. 840g.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003830  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ROCKS AND MINERALS OF CEYLON
Gunaratne, H.S.
The Department of National Museums Ceylon 1967 First Edition
 Staplebound Softcover Booklet [viii] + 58pp., plus [iv]. Intext reference maps, plus several b/white halftone plates. Booklet clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, albeit nominally tanned. Side staplebound. Printed limp wrapper softly creased and splayed. A stand-alone volume 1 of a [proposed] future handbook series, this booklet deals with the rocks and minerals of Ceylon [Sri Lanka] and is written in two parts. The first deals with the rock types, their component minerals, and a brief account of the gemstones of Ceylon. The second part is a catalogue of the mineral collection of the Colombo National Museum, giving the locality data of the collections. Contents include: General Intro., Rock Types of Ceylon, Minerals ditto, Gemstones of Ceylon. Catalogue of Minerals of the Colombo Museum. Booklet weight approx. 130g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003933  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS AND GREAT EARTHQUAKES : Advance Warning Techniques to Master the Deadly Science
Grover, John C.
ISBN: 1875401709
CopyRight Publishing Company Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1998 First Edition
 Hardcover xxii, + 272pp., illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates, plus numerous graphs, charts, and line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Minor bump on heel of backstrip, like bumps on upper foredge corners of dramatically-illustrated gloss boards. Leaves pristine. No dustjacket (as issued?). The author, John Grover, Earth Scientist and Engineer, tells about the history and development of techniques to give early warning of volcanic eruptions and damaging earthquakes days, months, or even years ahead of the events. This book begins in 1962 . . . Contents of this fascinating book include: Prelims., In Brief, Acks., Fiery Prologue, Introduction, 5 'parts', chaptered with Endnotes, Appendix, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 1.12 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Near Fine
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008583  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BRITISH SEAWEED
Dickinson, Carola A.
Eyre & Spottiswoode London 1963 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 232pp., botanical colour-art frontispiece, plus 11 unpaginated like-illustrated plates, artwork by Ernerst V. Petts (all called-for plates extant). Numerous b/white intext sketch illustrations throughout, by Ernest V. Petts and Lura M. Ripley. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain, original green cloth boards undamaged. Text-block top edge tinted, leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated, laminated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and colour faded on spine, plus minimal laminate bubbling. A stand-alone, Volume 3 in the 'Kew Series' of British Plants. Suitable for the learned, and not-so-learned, the contents of this hard to find title include: Prelims., Intro., Key to Genera, British Seaweeds: Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta, Biblio., Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 395g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 39.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 007278  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE OBSERVER’S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES
Wells, A. Lawrence
Frederick Warne London  
 Green Cloth Covered Hardback No publication date [1955]. 152pp., 76 illustrations [64 in full colour]. Book square, cloth has a few spots, fading to spine and a small short tear to cloth on lower rear panel. No dustjacket. Former owner's private ex-libris label affixed to front pastedown, else leaves clean. Possible first edition. No printing history [print code '801-755']. Covers numerous species and varieties of fish found throughout the British Isles. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000682  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SEA SHELLS OF TROPICAL WEST AMERICA: Marine Mollusks from Lower California to Columbia
Keen, A.Myra
Stanford University Press Stanford, California 1960 2nd. Impression
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 624pp., 10 full colour plates, innumerable b/w illustrations throughout. Book square, slightly bumped corners, spine firm. Gilt title and illustrations. Original seller's sticker on ffep., owner dedication on half-title page, else leaves clean. Unclipped, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn with closed tears and some fading on spine. First published 1958, this volume contains concise descriptions of 1,650 species of sea shells [with about 1,500 illustrations], from the entire area of the Panamic Marine Province- the area between the Gulf of California and Columbia. Book weight approx. 1270g. [1.27KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000910  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MAMMALS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Maberley, C.A. (Revised By Richard Goss)
ISBN: 0947464298
Jonathan Ball and AD. Donker Publishers South Africa 1990 First Thus
 Hardcover 347pp., plus unpaginated (48 page) photographic colour-plate section. Intext, b/white line-drawings (C.A.Maberley) and distribution maps throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Pictorially-illustrated gloss boards nominally bumped only. Leaves unmarked. This important work on the mammals of South Africa by Charles Astley Maberley (1905-1972) has been revised and updated by Richard Goss. The reader will undoubtedly enjoy the expanded colour section. Charles Astley Maberley, who moved to South Africa when he was 18, was murdered by an intruder in 1972. Book weight approx. 870g. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.  Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011774  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE KARRI FOREST
Morcombe, Irene & Michael
ISBN: 0727003933
Rigby Limited Adelaide 1977 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 55pp., stunning colour plates on recto pages, text on versos. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Minor shelf wear to foot, speck of insect damage to rear cover foredge. Small light stain, top of ffep., else leaves clean. Pictorial, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has insect damage to both lower foredges, very minor edgewear and a spot stain. These magnificent trees, attaining heights of 80 metres, growing to maturity over 250 years in the south-west corner of Western Australia, are one of Australia's natural wonders. This volume is the ninth book in Rigby's Conservation Series. Book weight approx. 390g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good+
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001546  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE BARRIER REEFS: A Guide to the World of Corals
Mojetta, Angelo
ISBN: 1853107050
Swan Hill Press Shrewsbury, England 1995 1st. U.K. Edition,
 Large Format Softcover 168pp., stunning colour photography, b/w and colour art throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Laminate lifting from several areas on front and back foredges, otherwise pictorial card wrapper good. "Life on a coral reef offers endless discoveries . . . " Contents include: Intro., 500 million years of history, Coral geography, Coral biology, Life on a reef, Most common fish and invertebrates of the Indo-Pacific and the Caribbean. Book weight approx. 810g.   Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001700  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE NATURE OF SURREY: The Wildlife and Ecology of the County and London South of the Thames
Drewett, John
ISBN: 0860232476
Barracuda Books/Surrey Wildlife Trust Buckingham, England 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 132pp., locality map endpapers. Colour-art frontispiece. Eight, unpaginated colour plates, and numerous intext b/w halftone plates and sketch drawings throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt titles. Green faux-leather boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated [as frontis], loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped and nominally edgeworn, otherwise very good. A stand-alone volume in the on-going 'Nature of Britain' series, the 'Nature of Surrey' takes us through the County and Boroughs, shows us the wildlife and how it interlocks, tells us what we have lost, and what we can keep-if we take the trouble . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Foreword by President [David Bellamy], Genesis, Woodlands, Grasslands, Heathlands, Scrublands, Still waters, Rivers/Streams, On the farm, Living with man, Tomorrow is too late, Appendices: Wildlife and sites, Refs., Indices: general, Species. Subscribers. Book weight approx. 620g.   Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002924  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MALLEE COUNTRY WILDLIFE : The Nature of the Lower Murray-Darling Basin
Cowling, Sid
ISBN: 187568705x
Gould League of Victoria and Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Victoria, Australia 1993 First Edition
 Softcover 64pp., colour art and b/white photographic illustrations, b/white line drawings and maps, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper negligibly indented only. Includes Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 306g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010077  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CORNISH REX CAT
Jones, Eve Denise
ISBN: 184286047X
Interpret Publishing Surrey, England 2003 First Edition
 Hardcover 123pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, very slightly canted. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards negligibly scuffed only. "This attractive and informative volume dedicated to the Cornish Rex Cat includes: History of the Cornish Rex Cat, Anatomy, A Portrait, Purchasing, Providing a Safe Home, Feeding, Grooming, Training and Behaviour, Breeding, Exhibiting, Health Care, Useful Addresses, Index. Book weight approx. 480g.  Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009508  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BUDGERIGARS : A Complete Guide for Breeders and Fanciers
Christian, Michael Stuart
ISBN: 0670901199
Viking O'Neil (Penguin) Ringwood, Victoria, Australia 1989 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xi, + 138pp., unpaginated colour-plate sections throughout, plus intext, b/white line-drawings, sketches and charts. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head and heel of same. Blue boards similarly bumped. Textblock clean. Pictorially-illustrated loose-plastic protected dustjacket trivially edgeworn, with U.V. affected (sunned) text on spine. The author, "a breeder and freelance writer, has written a comprehensive guide that will enable anyone fascinated by these lively, attractive birds to keep and breed them . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Intro., History, Prerequisites, Husbandry, Mating, Aviary Problems, Judging, Understanding Heredity, Breeding Process, Showing, more. Appendix, Glossaty, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 870g.   Very Good +/Good +
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 006763  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PLATYPUS
Moyal, Ann
ISBN: 1865083739
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest, NSW, Australia 2001 First Edition, First Impressio
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 226pp., b/white art and photographic illustrations throughout, plus 8 page, colour plate illustrated section. Book clean, slightly canted. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Green boards negligibly edgeworn. Map-illustrated endpapers. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. "The extraordinary story of how a curious creature baffled the world . . . This is the enigmatic story of a biological riddle that confounded scientists for nearly ninety years, challenging theories of creationism, evolution and the classification of species along the way." Contents include: Intro., 15 chapters, Glossary, A Word on Sources, Illustrations, Index. Book weight approx. 450g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 008183  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AN OBSESSION WITH BUTTERFLIES : Our Long Love Affair with a Singular Insect
Russell, Sharman Apt
ISBN: 0099471337
Arrow Books London 2004 Second Impression
 Softcover xviii, + 238pp., b/white illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edge-scuffed only. "From the beastly horned caterpillar whose blood helps it count time to the peacock butterfly with wings that hiss like a snake, Russell traces butterflies through their life cycles, exploring the creatures' own obsessions with eating, mating, and migrating . . . " Contents include: Acks., A Note on Names, 15 chapters, Selected Bibliography and Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009640  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AUSTRALIAN RAINFOREST
Parish, Steve, and Parish, Jan
ISBN: 0947263837
Steve Parish Publishing Queensland, Australia 1995 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 160pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain green boards have one tiny bump to head. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated dustjacket negligibly indented only. " . . . shares with the reader magnificent photographs taken by Steve Parish over many years in tropical, sub-tropical and temperate forests. Steve and his wife have chosen images which show the diversity and sensuous splendour of the ancient forests and the fascination of the remarkable creatures which inhabit them . . . " Afterword by founder and President of the Australian Rainforest Conservation Society, Dr. Aila Keto, AO. Book weight approx. 1.35 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009728  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE LYREBIRD
Smith, E.H.
Lansdowne Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1968 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xi, + 115pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout, plus unpaginated colour illustrated pages. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Minor tanning to endpapers, random foxing spots to endpapers and textblock edges, else leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very mildly edgeworn, foxing spots to reverse. "In this book Dr. Smith throws new light on many aspects of lyrebirds and their behaviour. Over 100 b/white and colour photos show intricate and unusual details of their appearance, their life and environment. Dr Smith discusses the cycle of the lyrebird year, their displaying, mating, breeding and moulting habits; the nest hygiene characteristics of the female and how she nurtures and raises her chick . . . " Book weight approx. 750g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010375  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COLLINS POCKET GUIDE TO BRITISH BIRDS
Fitter, R.S.R.
ISBN: 1851520260
Chancellor Press London 1986 Revised Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 287pp., plus 1 x 58 page colour, and 1 x 48 page b/white, art illustrated sections (Richard Richardson). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, lightly tanned. Art-illustrated gloss boards very good+. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased, faint staining to reverse. From the jacket flap: "Observers can identify particular birds using five forms of classification: size, colour, distinctive features, behaviour and habitat. This precise method, which concentrates on the birds' obvious features, is both simple and effective . . . The book is filled with over 1,000 accurate paintings and drawings, 600 of which are in full colour." Naturalist and author Richard Sidney Richmond Fitter was born in London in 1913, and died in 2005. Book weight approx. 720g.   Very Good +/Good+
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011813  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SIGNS OF THE WILD : Field Guide to the Spoor and Signs of the Mammals of Southern Africa
Walker, Clive
ISBN: 0869772600
C.Struik Cape Town, South Africa 1986 Revised Edition, 2nd Impressio
 Softcover 231pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations, duo-tone locality maps and b/white line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn and indented, soft corner crease to rear panel. Numerous contents include: Preamble, Acks., Environmental Glossary, Mammal Index, Comparative Spoor Illustrations, Author's Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 460g.   Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011814  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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OKAVANGO FROM THE AIR
Walker, Clive
ISBN: 0947458042
Struikhof Publishers Cape Town 1989 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 156pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout by photographer Herman Potgieter. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain blue boards have a surface indentation to front panel, minor edge-rubbing. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has two short, closed tears to upper spine, minor surface scuffs. From the front flap: "For the ever-increasing numbers of tourists who come to this extraordinary inland delta to explore its intricate maze of waterways and to marvel at its wildlife riches, the usual mode of travel is by 'mokoro' (dugout canoe), poled expertly through the crystal-clear waters by Bayei boatmen. Its panoramic grandeur, however, can only be fully appreciated from the air, and in this magnificent book photographer Herman Potgieter and conservationist Clive Walker have combined their talents to present a birds-eye view of this enormous wetland wilderness . . . " Book weight approx. 1.15 KG. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011834  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THIS IS NAMIBIA
Cubitt, Gerald, and Joyce, Peter
ISBN: 1868251861
Struik Publishers Cape Town, South Africa 1992 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 158pp., plus (ii). Small b/white halftone plates, stunning colour plates (including double-page title-frontis spread and half-title page), and locality map. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Blue boards very good. Text-block unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. Namibia is one of Africa's younger nations, having gained its independence in 1990 after a century of colonial rule. Situated in the western region of southern subcontinental Africa it covers a region four times the size of the United Kingdom. A captioned, photographic tour of this diverse country. Includes Index. Additional feature: A folded, single sided A4 leaflet explaining the relevance and use of several native trinkets. Book weight approx. 1.05 KG. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012126  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A TIME TO CARE. Tasmania’s Endangered Wilderness
[Text by: Norm Sanders] [Photography by: Chris Bell]
Chris Bell Blackmans Bay, Tasmania, Australia 1980 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 112pp., photographic colour plates throughout by Chris Bell, plus one alone by iconic Tasmanian wilderness photographer Peter Dombrovskis (1945-1996), and a line-drawn map. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over undamaged spine. A few random specks on plain buff boards. Foxing splotches on half-title and rear leaf, else textblock clean. Colour-illustrated (Chris Bell), loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn. Personal and collective concern for the unique Tasmanian wilderness has brought together Norm Sanders, Chris Bell and Bob Brown (with a photographic contribution by Peter Dombrovskis), environmentalists /conservationists all, to raise awareness of a need for action to save this endangered wilderness . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword (Bob Brown), 10 chapters. Book weight approx. 840g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Good +/Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012252  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Marsupials
Patricia J. Armati, Chris R. Dickman, Ian D. Hume (editors)
ISBN: 9781107406070
Cambridge University Press  2013 Reprint
 Soft Cover 373 pages with b/w illustrations.   Near Fine
Price: 78.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021009  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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THE AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM COMPLETE BOOK OF AUSTRALIAN MAMMALS The National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife
Strahan, Ronald. (editor)
ISBN: 0207144540
Angus & Robertson London 1984 1st Uk edition
 Hard Cover With numerous photographic illustrations in colour, a very good copy. Heavy book, international orders will require extra postage cost. Please email for accurate postage costs; 310 x 225mm; xx, 530 pages Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20478  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AUSTRALIAN ANIMALS - FROGS The National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife
Tyler, Michael J.
ISBN: 0207159963
Angus & Robertson Pymble 1992 First Edition
 Hardcover With full colour photographs of each frog and a distribution map, a fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 310 x 225mm; xvi, 109 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20479  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AUSTRALIAN ANIMALS - REPTILES The National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife
Ehmann, Harald
ISBN: 0207173796
Angus & Robertson Pymble 1992 First Edition
 Hardcover With full colour photograph for each entry and a distribution map, a fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 310 x 225mm; xvi, 495 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20480  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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SHORES OF MACQUARIE ISLAND
Bennett, Isobel
ISBN: 0851792243
Rigby Australia 1971 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 69pp. + Index. Book clean, square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Plain blue boards very good. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket. Colour and b/white photographic illustrations by the author, one of Australia's best known marine biologists, who was one of the few women to visit and work on this remote island in the Southern Ocean. Weight approx. 400g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012517  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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RAILWAY FLORA Or Nature’s Revenge on Man. Botanical Observations on the Area around the International Marshalling Yard of Chiasso, 1969-1978
Schick, Ernesto
ISBN: 9788899385064
Humbolt Books Milano 2015 Florette edition
 Paperback With Texts by Graziano Papa, Nicola Schoenenberger, Ernesto Schick. With a poem and a note by Fabio Pusterla. Edited by Simonetta Candolfi and Nicoletta De Carli. Illustrations and photographs in colour. Fold out map and index at rear. The author devoted a decade of his life (1969-1978) to observing, classifying and illustrating the wild vegetation that infests the grounds of the international railway marshalling yard in Chiasso. First published in 1980, Railway Flora has maintained all its original charm. Its bond with the territory and with the history of one of the symbols of its economic development, the painstaking research of an all but common man and his scrutiny of the complex relationship between human beings and their environment offer a testimony which remains as intriguing as it ever was. The new edition features writings and original illustrations by the author. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia; 170 x 110mm; 166 pages Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20504  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales
Swan, Gerry; Shea, Glenn M.; Sadlier, Ross
ISBN: 187706906x
Reed New Holland Sydney, Australia 2004 SECOND EDITION
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 302 pages with colour illustrations and distribution maps. Describes every gecko, flap-footed lizard, goanna, dragon, skink, snake and turtle known to live throughout the many habitats of New South Wales.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015969  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Compact Guides Mushrooms and Toadstools
Derek Reid,
ISBN: 9781871745344
Rainbow Books, London, 1980. 
  Hard Cover Laminated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illustrator: Bernard Robinson. . Used hardback in very good condition. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. 124 pp. This book weighs 275 gms. Illustrator: Bernard Robinson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Mushrooms; ISBN: 1871745349. ISBN/EAN: 9781871745344. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001488. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001488  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Men and Snakes
Ramona & Desmond Morris,
Hutchinson, London, 1965. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. 224 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Natural History & Resources; Reptiles; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51796. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 51796  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Butterflies Their World, Their Life Cycle, Their Behavior
Emmel, Thomas C
Thames & Hudson, London, 1976. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. Minor chipping to extremities of dustwrapper. 262 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; Butterflies; Insects; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51675. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 51675  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Kosciusko Alpine Flora
A B Costin M Gray C J Totterdell D J Wimbush,
ISBN: 9780643024731
C S I R O Collins, Australia, 1979. 
  Hard Cover. Very Good/Good +. First. Used hardback. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. Crease to front foldover of dustwrapper and minor nicks to extremities. Bumps to corners of boards. 408 pages. Colour & black/white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Gardening; Botany; Australia; ISBN: 0643024735. ISBN/EAN: 9780643024731. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000975. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects & Spiders
Lorus and Margery Milne,
Knopf, New York, 1996. 
  Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. . Used soft cover in near new condition. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. Fourteenth printing. 992 pp - over 720 insects & spider photographs. Without packaging this book weighs 590g Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Natural History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001403. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001403  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds Eastern Region
John Bull & John Farrand,
ISBN: 9780394414058
Knopf, New York, 1989. 
  Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. . Used soft cover in very good condition. No torn or missing pages. Previous owner's name ffep. Eightheenth printing. 792 pp - over 580 bird photographs. Without packaging this book weighs 560g Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Ornithology; ISBN: 0394414055. ISBN/EAN: 9780394414058. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001404. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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A SIMPLE PLEASURE The Art of Garden Making in Australia
Kelly, Frances
ISBN: 0454003676
Methuen Australia North Ryde 1982 First Edition
 Hardcover With paintings by Margaret Keller, colour plates, b&w photographic and line illustrations throughout, previous owners name on front endpaper, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 260 x 190mm; 96 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20532  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Bibliography Of The Australian Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea) 1773-1973
M S Moulds
ISBN: 0909451036
Australian Entomological Press Sydney 1977 First Edition
 Soft Cover 239 pages, inscription to previous owner signed by author on title page, light insect damage to covers, light soiled to covers & page edges.  Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Historical Plant Geography
Philip Stott
ISBN: 0045800111
George Allen & Unwin London 1981 
 Soft Cover Botany. An analysis of the geographical distribution of individual species and natural plant groups; important new developments are discussed, such as global plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading; plant maps are introduced, and there is a basic treatment of recent advances in plant taxonomy; fully illustrated and referenced. 151 pages, foxing on eps and edges of pages, edge wear to cover with corners knocked.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Parasitic Copepoda of British Fishes
Z Kabata
ISBN: 0903874059
The Ray Society, c/- The British Museum London 1979 
 Hard Cover Entomology. Large hardcover book in d/j, 2025 pages. Dust jacket, originally worn and knocked on extremities, has been covered in clear contact. Inscription to previous owner by author dated 1979 on fep. Previous owner's name has been stamped on the title page and on the outer edges of pages. Light foxing on edges of pages. All else is very good. This book weighs 2.2 kilograms.  Very Good/Good
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: EN10319  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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Australian Birds, A Popular Guide To Bird Life
J D Macdonald
ISBN: 0730100812
Reed Books Sydney 1985 
  Birds. Answers questions about birds, their habits and behavioural patterns, breeding biology, learning to ply, distribution; plumage and senses are just a few of the topics discussed in a non-scientific manner; illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, line drawings, diagrams and maps. 173 pages, marked pictorial covers, cover has small section of surface lifted, corners bumped, spine sunned, some marks on eps and outer edge of pages.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BR10336  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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Wild Flowers Of Australia
Thistle Y Harris
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1939 First Edition
 Hard Cover Australian Botany. With 65 colour plates by Adam Forster. 198 pages, green cloth with black lettering on cover and spine, spine has faded and is worn, edges of covers are worn with corners knocked, name and bookshop stamp inside cover, foxing first and last few pages and on edges of other pages.  Good/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BT7384  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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Birds of Paradox, Birdlife in Australia and New Zealand
edited by Jack Pollard
Lansdowne Melbourne 1967 First Edition
 Hard Cover Birds. A collection of writings and prose on the birdlife of Australia and New Zealand by John Gould, Joseph Banks, Alex Chisholm, Banjo Patterson, Neville Vayley, Alan Moorehead, Robin Hill, Judith Wright, Vincent Serventy, Crosbie Morrison, Mary Gilmore, Olaf Ruhen; illustrated with a superb collection of bird photographs by leading nature photographers (Lansdowne, Melbourne, first edition, 1967) Used hardcover book in d/j, 246 pages, tears in d/j on edges, corners bumped, foxing on d/j, eps and page edges. This book weighs 1.2 kilograms.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Malaysian Parasites XXXV-XLIX, Studies from the Institute for Medical Research Federation of Malaya No. 29 , 3rd volume in a series of 3 volumes
edited by W W MacDonald
Institute for Medical Research Kuala Lumpur 1960 
 Hard Cover 251 pages, good black pseudo-leather covers with good gilt lettering, rear cover marked, pages lightly tanned on edges, foxing on edges of last few pages.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: EN6842  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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Wild Flowers Of The World
text by Brian D Morley consultant editors W T Stearn & Peter S Green
ISBN: 0907408117
published by Peerage Books for J W Books Sydney 1970 
 Hard Cover Botany. Wild Flowers. Art. Covers the Artic and Antarctic, Europe, Mediterranean, Middle East, Tropical and Central Africa, South Africa, Himalaya and China, South East Asia, Australasia, Oceana, North America, Central and South America; illustrated with full colour plates painted by Barbara Everard. 432 pages, name and address stamp of previous owner inside both covers, on fep, index page and last page, foxing on edges of pages, d/j is worn on upper edges and damaged on upper edge at rear of book, a few spots of foxing on intro pages.  Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BT8278  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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Wild Britain - The Century Book of Marshes, Fens & Broads
Richard North,
ISBN: 0712601953
Century Publishing, London, 1983. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . 192 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Flora; Environment & Ecology; ISBN: 0712601953. ISBN/EAN: 9780712601955. Inventory No: 2248. Very Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2248  Bookseller: leura books at bowral
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Insect Pests of Fruit and Vegetables in New South Wales
Hely, P. C.; Pasfield, G.; Gellatley, J. G.
ISBN: 0909605270
Inkata Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1982 
 Hard Cover Jacket has fading to spine and general wear to edges. Previous owners name to top of title page. 312 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Includes insects, mites snails and slugs.   Good+/Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014162  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Volume 39, Part 2
no author
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1996 
 Soft Cover Light general wear to covers, contents very good. 487 pages with b/w illustrations. Variety of articles including Bodotriidae of Moreton Bay, New skink from Fraser Island, Australian Freshwater turtles and Phylogeny of the Irrawaddy dolphin, Orcaella.   Good+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Volume 39, Part 2
no author
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1996 
 Soft Cover Light general wear to covers, contents very good. 487 pages with b/w illustrations. Variety of articles including Bodotriidae of Moreton Bay, New skink from Fraser Island, Australian Freshwater turtles and Phylogeny of the Irrawaddy dolphin, Orcaella.   Good+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Volume 39, Part 2
no author
Queensland Museum Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1996 
 Soft Cover Light general wear to covers, contents very good. 487 pages with b/w illustrations. Variety of articles including Bodotriidae of Moreton Bay, New skink from Fraser Island, Australian Freshwater turtles and Phylogeny of the Irrawaddy dolphin, Orcaella.   Good+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Australian Finches
Curt Af Enehjelm
ISBN: 0876669879
TFH Publications U.S.A. 1979 First Edition
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 124 pp. Cover has light wear on the edges. Browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41689  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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NIGHTWATCHMEN OF BUSH AND PLAIN Australian Owls and Owl like Birds
Fleay, David
Jacaranda Press Melbourne 1968 First Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations in colour and black & white, maps on endpapers, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 255 x 190mm; [xii], 163 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20580  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AUSTRALIAN WILDLIFE
Egerton, Louise (editor)
Reader's Digest Sydney 2005 Revised Edition
 Hard Cover With illustrations throughout in colour, A fine copy, Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 290 x 220mm; 640 pages Fine
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20574  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Volume 22 : Protura, Collembola, Diplura
Houston, W. W.; Greenslade, P. J.
ISBN: 0643056726
CSIRO Publishing Collingwood, VIC, Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover 188 pages with b/w illustrations.   Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005208  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Volume 30.1 : Diptera: Nematocera
E.-M.A. Bugledich
ISBN: 0643064893
CSIRO Publishing Collingwood, VIC, Australia 1999 
 Hard Cover 627 pages with b/w illustrations.   Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 125.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005213  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australia’s Butterflies
Wilson, Peter
ISBN: 0864171552
Kangaroo Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1987 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 64 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Describes and illustrates 82 individual species in a clear and interesting style with the minimum of technical terms.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008871  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Field Guide to Australian Butterflies
Robert Fisher
ISBN: 0949324523
Surrey Beatty & Sons Propriety, Limited Chipping Norton, NSW, Australia 1995 
 Hard Cover Slight fading to spine. Usual Library marks. Illustrated laminated boards. 254 pages with Colour photo's. More than 200 of the 385 or so species of butterflies that have been recorded in Australia are described and illustrated.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005798  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Grasshoppers and Locusts (Acridoidea) of Australia Volume I and II
James A.G. Rehn
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1952 
 Hard Cover Library marks to front endpapers and spines only. Contents very good. Volume I - Families Tetrigidae and Eumastacidae = 326 pages plus 21 b/w plates. Volume II - Family Acrididae (subfamily Pyrgomorphinae) = 270 pages plus 32 b/w plates.  Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 85.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013990  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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CSIRO Handbook of Australian Insect Names: Common and Scientific Names for Insects and Allied Organisms of Economic and Environmental Importance
Naumann, Ian
ISBN: 064305510x
CSIRO Australia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1993 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 200 pages.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012568  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Field Companion to the Butterflies of Australia and New Zealand
D’Abrera, Bernard
ISBN: 0867880201
Five Mile Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1984 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. Usual library marks and wear. 176 pages with colour illustrations.  Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017289  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Guide to the Katydids of Australia
David Rentz
ISBN: 9780643095540
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2010 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 214 pages with colour illustrations. Explores the diverse range of insects from the family Tettigoniidae which comprises over 1000 species in Australia.  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017371  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Guide to the Katydids of Australia
David Rentz
ISBN: 9780643095540
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2010 
 Soft Cover 214 pages with colour illustrations. Explores this diverse group of insects from the family Tettigoniidae, which comprises more than 1000 species in Australia, including Norfolk and Lord Howe islands.   Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017785  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Volume 3 : Arachnida: Mygalomorphae, Araneomorphae in part, Pseudoscorpionida, Amblypygi and Palpigradi
Barbara York Main
ISBN: 0644039884
Australian Governmen Publishing Service Canberra, ACT, Australia 1985 
 Hard Cover 5cm x 5cm mark to front board. 183 pages.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019067  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Volume 2 : Hymenoptera: Formicoidea, Vespoidea and Sphecoidea
Robert W. Taylor and D.R. Brown
ISBN: 0644039221
Australian Governmen Publishing Service Canberra, ACT, Australia 1985 
 Hard Cover 5cm x 5cm mark to front board. 381 pages.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019069  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Volume 6 : Ephemeroptera, Megaloptera, Odonata, Plecoptera, Trichoptera
Campbell, I.
ISBN: 0644082593
Australian Governmen Publishing Service Canberra, ACT, Australia 1988 
 Hard Cover 5cm x 5cm mark to front board. 315 pages.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019070  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia
Theischinger, Günther; Hawking, John
ISBN: 0643090738
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2006 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 366 pages with colour and b/w illustrations and distribution maps. Covers all 30 families, 110 genera and 324 species found in Australia.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020301  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Complete Field Guide to the Butterflies of Australia
Braby, Michael F.
ISBN: 0643090274
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2004 
 Soft Cover 339 Pages with colour photographs of each of the 416 currently identified species. Also includes distibution maps, glossary, bibliography and more.   Near Fine
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020512  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Silken Web : A Natural History of Australian Spiders
Bert Simon-Brunet
ISBN: 073010401x
Reed Books Sydney, NSW, Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover 208 pages with colour illustrations. Presents the history and biology of Australia's most commonly encountered spiders.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021058  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Field Guide to Wildlife of the Australian Snow-Country
Ken Green & William Osborne
ISBN: 9781877069833
Reed New Holland Sydney, Australia 2012 UPDATED EDITION
 Soft Cover A comprehensive field guide to Australia's high mountain fauna and environment giving detailed descriptions of the mammals, birds, reptiles, frogs, fish, insects and other invertebrates, including their distribution, breeding, food and habitats. 335 pages with colour illustrations.   Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017690  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Spider Watch : A Guide to Australian Spiders
Bert Brunet
ISBN: 1876334495
Reed New Holland Sydney, Australia 2000 
 Soft Cover 176 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. A comprehensive guide for those who wish to find, identify and understand Australian spiders. Postage within Australia $8.00.   Good+
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021183  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Fauna and Flora Transvaal April 1950 (Publication No. 1)
no author
Transvaal Provincial Administration South Africa  
 Soft Cover 44pp. Illustrated card covers. Covers have single crease line in middle. B&W illustrations. Minor marginalia - mostly short line marks against sections of text. Folded map at rear in very good condition. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010346  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Macdonald Encyclopaedia of Birds (Macdonald encyclopedias)
Gianfranco Bologna
ISBN: 035610107X
McDonald & Co London 1984 
 Paperback 511 pp. Cover has light wear. Light browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41822  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Butterflies of Australia
I.F.B. Common and D.F. Waterhouse
ISBN: 0643057382
Angus & Robertson Sydney, Australia 1995 REPRINT OF REVISED AND EXPANDE
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 682 pages with colour and b/w illustrations, line drawings and distribution maps.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002764  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Hive Management : A Seasonal Guide for Beekeepers
Bonney, Richard E.
ISBN: 0713723238
Blandford London, United Kingdom 1992 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear plus water mark to bottom corner of most pages. 152 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012301  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Grasshopper Country : The Abundant Orthopteroid Insects of Australia - Orthoptera, Grasshoppers, Katydids, Crickets, Blatiodea, Cockroaches, Mantodea, Mantids, Phasmatodea
Rentz, D.C.F.
ISBN: 0868400637
Universityof New South Wales Press Sydney, Australia 1996 
 Hard Cover 284 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 83.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015938  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Cicadas
Moulds, M.S.
ISBN: 0868401390
UNSW Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1990 
 Hard Cover 217 pages with colour illustrations and distribution maps.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 165.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014340  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Beekeeper’s Handbook
Alphonse Avitabile; Diana Sammataro
ISBN: 0801485037
Comstock Publishing Associates U.S.A. 1998 THIRD EDITION
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 190 pages with b/w illustrations. A comprehensive well-illustrated introduction for beginners and a valuable reference for the experienced beekeeper.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020383  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Australian Dragonflies : A Guide to the Identification, Distributions and Habitats of Australian Odonata
J.A.L. Watson, G. Theischinger, H.M. Abbey
ISBN: 0643051368
CSIRO Australia Canberra, ACT, Australia 1991 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 278 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 140.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019187  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Australian Bird-Garden - Creating Havens for Native Birds
Pizzey, Graham;Knight, Frank;Menkhorst, Peter
ISBN: 0207196753
HarperCollins Publishers Australia Moss Vale, NSW, Australia 2000 
 Trade Paperback 254 pp.  Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41854  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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SHARKS And Other Predatory Fish of Australia
Goadby, Peter
Jacaranda Press Brisbane 1963 Second Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, cover edges scuffed, a very good copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; jacaranda pocket guide series; 135 x 100mm; 121 pages Very Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20642  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Palms
Muirhead, Desmond
Dale Stuart King,  1961. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Gardening; Botany; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10742. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 10742  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Across the Fields: Country Essays
Fick, Alvin S.
Pinion,  1957. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Special Limited Edition. Size: Small Octavo. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10590. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10590  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Singing Land: 22 Natural Environments of Australia from Surging Ocean to Arid Desert
Serventy, Vincent
Scribner, New York, 1972. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Edition Unstated. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10505. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 10505  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Tomorrow is Too Late
Perring & Paige (eds), Franklyn / John
ISBN: 9780333543139
MacMillan,  1990. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/As New. First Edition. Size: A4 Landscape. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0333543130. ISBN/EAN: 9780333543139. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9981. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 9981  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Wildlife Conservation
Frith, H.J.
ISBN: 9780207126888
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1973. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0207126887. ISBN/EAN: 9780207126888. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9912. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 9912  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Australian Sea Turtles: Their Natural History and Conservation
Bustard, Robert
ISBN: 9780002121613
Collins,  1972. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; ISBN: 0002121611. ISBN/EAN: 9780002121613. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9709. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Giants and Pigmies of the Deep: A Story of Australian Sea Denizens
Stead, David G.
Shakespeare Head,  1933. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Small Octavo. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9463. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Fight for Survival: Animals in their Natural Habitats
Sieswerda (ed.), Paul L.
ISBN: 9780731803163
Simon & Schuster,  1994. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0731803167. ISBN/EAN: 9780731803163. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8910. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Kangaroo Island Wildflowers and Orchids
Jackson, Ida
ISBN: 9780909630218
Islander Newspapers,  1986. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Botany; Australia; ISBN: 0909630216. ISBN/EAN: 9780909630218. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26559. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Bush: A Guide to the Vegetated Landscapes of Australia
Read, Ian G.
ISBN: 9780730101857
Reed,  1987. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Botany; Australia; ISBN: 0730101851. ISBN/EAN: 9780730101857. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19013. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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My wilderness in bloom
Drabble, Phil
ISBN: 9780718126919
Michael Joseph,  1986. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Quarto. 224 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0718126912. ISBN/EAN: 9780718126919. Library of Congress No: 87109144. Dewey Code: 639.9/09424/6 19. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB11041. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Into Africa: How the Current Resource Boom is Making Sub- Saharan Africa More Important to Australia
Donnelly, Roger
ISBN: 9781921004346
Lowy Institute, Australia, 2008. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 148 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Business, Finance & Marketing; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 1921004347. ISBN/EAN: 9781921004346. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB17182. 
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
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The Wood (Penguin 2009)
Collis, John Stewart
ISBN: 9780141190808
Penguin,  2009. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 128 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0141190809. ISBN/EAN: 9780141190808. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB16420. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
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Australian Parrots in Field and Aviary: The Comprehensive Revised Edition of Cayley’s Standard Work
Lendon, Alan H.
ISBN: 9780207124242
Angus & Robertson,  1989. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Birds; Ornithology; Australia; Science & Technology. ISBN: 0207124248. ISBN/EAN: 9780207124242. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27281. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Mayflies
Harker, Janet
ISBN: 9780855462734
Richmond Publishing,  1989. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: John Rodford. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: John Rodford. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; England; ISBN: 0855462736. ISBN/EAN: 9780855462734. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26558. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Trees of New South Wales (2nd ed. 1947)
Anderson, R.H.
NSW Dept of Agriculture,  1947. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, and is foxed here and there. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Botany; Australia; Gardening. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20575. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Trees and Shrubs of the Krueger National Park
L.E W Codd,
Government Printer, Pretoria, 1951. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Softcover, 8vo, 192 pages, good condition cover has light wear, creasing to spine, mild cracking to spine head, light marking to inner forehinge, b/w and colour plates and illustrations, pages clean and white. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: X17488. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Fuel and Power
H.G Raggatt,
Cheshire, Amsterdam, 1969. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: X4535. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Big Timber Country
Calder, Mary
ISBN: 9780727011633
Rigby,  1980. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 198 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Australian History; History. ISBN: 0727011634. ISBN/EAN: 9780727011633. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27807. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Tasmania’s Offshore Islands: Seabirds and Other Natural Features
Brothers, Pemberton, Pryor & Halley, Nigel / David / Helen / Vanessa
ISBN: 9780724648160
Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery,  2001. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 644 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 072464816X. ISBN/EAN: 9780724648160. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27592. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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While Some Trees Stand: Wild Life in our Vanishing Countryside
Christian, Garth
Newnes, London, 1963. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. XXII, 187pp. In protected Dust Jacket, text in very good condition. Traces the decline of species in the English countryside and argues for responsible balanced nature conservation. Dust jacket is protected in archival (acid-free) plastic wrapper. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 667115. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Healthy Lifestyle Project: Notes on Bushwalks in Sydney’s Northern Bushlands
Hamilton, Barbara
Hornsby & Ku-ring-gai Hospital, Sydney, No date. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15824. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Taking Wing: Archaeopteryx and the Evolution of Bird Flight
Shipman, Pat
ISBN: 9780684849652
Simon & Schuster,  1999. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Quarto. 336 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Ornithology; ISBN: 0684849658. ISBN/EAN: 9780684849652. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB14524. 
Price: 21.90 (AUD)
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A Bush Capital Year: A Natural History of the Canberra Region
Fraser & Marsack, Ian / Peter
ISBN: 9780643101555
CSIRO,  2011. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780643101555. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25294. 
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
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Who turned out the lights? Your guided tour to the energy crisis
Bittle & Johnson, Scott / Jean
ISBN: 9780061715648
Harper, New York, 2009. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 339 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0061715646. ISBN/EAN: 9780061715648. Library of Congress No: 2009018884. Dewey Code: 333.79 22. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB13239. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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The Tree in Changing Light
McDonald, Roger
ISBN: 9780091836634
Knopf, Sydney, 2001. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). As New/As New. Illustrator: Rosalind Atkins. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: Rosalind Atkins. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Australian History; ISBN: 0091836638. ISBN/EAN: 9780091836634. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19177. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Guide to the Australian Museum and its Contents
Anderson, C.
Australian Museum,  1938. 
  Softcover (Side-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Australian History; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23939. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Who Lives Here? Wetland Animals
Hodge, Deborah
ISBN: 9781554530465
Kids Can Press, Limited, Canada, 2008. 
  Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Pat Stephens. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 24 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Multiple copies available this title. Illustrator: Pat Stephens. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 1554530466. ISBN/EAN: 9781554530465. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB12170. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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Natural Gas in Transport: Potential for Natural Gas Within the NSW Transport System
Various,
ISBN: 9780730569923
Dept. of Minerals and Energy, Sydney, 1991. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0730569926. ISBN/EAN: 9780730569923. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13568. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Beyond Beef: The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture
Rifkin, Jeremy
ISBN: 9780670848447
Viking, Sydney, 1992. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0670848441. ISBN/EAN: 9780670848447. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15508. 
Price: 26.20 (AUD)
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River Systems of Nepal
Sharma, Chandra K.
Sangeeta Sharma,  No date. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Nepal; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24400. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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A Guide to Elouera Bushland Natural Park
Various,
Elouera Bushland Trust, Sydney, 1983. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Australian History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13302. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Around Australia Program: Australian Plant Life
Harris, Thistle Y.
Nelson Doubleday,  1966. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Complete with unused stickers. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; Botany; Australia; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24492. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Heart’s Desire The Best of Edward Hoagland
Hoagland, Edward
ISBN: 9780002720335
Collins Harvill,  1990. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; United States; Essays & Literary Criticism. ISBN: 0002720337. ISBN/EAN: 9780002720335. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24747. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Trees & Shrubs in Rainforests of New South Wales & Southern Queensland
Williams, Harden & McDonald, J.B / G.J. / W.J.F.
ISBN: 9780858345553
UNE,  1984. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Harden. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrator: Harden. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Botany; Australia; ISBN: 0858345552. ISBN/EAN: 9780858345553. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24727. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Waiting for Aphrodite: Journeys into the Time Before Bones
Hubbell, Sue
ISBN: 9780395837030
Houghton Mifflin,  1999. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition/As New. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0395837030. ISBN/EAN: 9780395837030. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14706. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Life is a Zoo
Retter, Catharine
ISBN: 9780975102381
Citrus Press,  2006. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). As New/As New. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0975102389. ISBN/EAN: 9780975102381. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15109. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Seeing the Rainforests in 19th - Century Australia
Ritchie, Rod
ISBN: 9780947134044
Rainforest,  1989. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. This book embraces all aspects of rainforests from the nineteenth century. Includes the social and artistic perceptions of the environment and the attitudes and concerns of the time. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Environment & Ecology; Botany; Australia; 19th century; Art & Design. ISBN: 0947134042. ISBN/EAN: 9780947134044. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22887. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Ethics, Money and Politics: Is the Biodiversity Tail Wagging the Zoological Dog?
Lunney, Dawson & Dickman, Daniel / Terry / C.R.
ISBN: 9780958608503
Royal Zoological Society of N.S.W., Sydney, 1998. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0958608504. ISBN/EAN: 9780958608503. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13789. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Wisdom of the Elders
Knudtson & Suzuki, Peter / David
ISBN: 9781863737159
Allen & Unwin,  1994. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 1863737154. ISBN/EAN: 9781863737159. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21263. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Naked Ape to Superspecies: A Personal Perspective on Humanity and the Global Eco-Crisis
Suzuki & Dressel, David / Holly
ISBN: 9781865081953
Allen & Unwin,  1999. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 1865081957. ISBN/EAN: 9781865081953. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21071. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Forest Wars
Ajani, Judith
Univ. of Melbourne Press, Melbourne, 2007. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; Natural History & Resources. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19023. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Bushfire: History Prevention Control
Foster, Ted
ISBN: 9780589071776
Reed,  1976. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0589071777. ISBN/EAN: 9780589071776. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18970. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Gum Trees
Smith, E.M. Forgan
Self published,  1940. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Covers are grubby in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Botany; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18921. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Southwest Book: A Tasmanian Wilderness
Various,
ISBN: 9780858020566
Australian Conservation Foundation, Sydney, 1979. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/As New. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Australian History; ISBN: 0858020564. ISBN/EAN: 9780858020566. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18756. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Future Eaters
Flannery, Tim
Reed, Sydney, 1998. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fifth Edition. An ecological history of Australasia which draws conclusions towards the future of the environment based on the ways in which Aboriginal, Maori, Polynesian and European peoples have treated the environment. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Australian History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18486. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Macdonald Illustrated Library: Nature: Earth, Plants, Animals
Fisher & Huxley (eds.), James / Julian
Macdonald, London, 1960. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Hans Erni. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket has chunks missing, but is otherwise intact, with both flaps. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrator: Hans Erni. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18295. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
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The Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth
Claybourne, Doherty & Treays, Anna / Gillian / Rebecca
ISBN: 9780746058244
Usborne,  2003. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Edition Unstated. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound.. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Geography & Maps; Natural History & Resources. ISBN: 0746058241. ISBN/EAN: 9780746058244. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18260. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Non-Nuclear Futures: The Case for an Ethical Energy Strategy
Lovins & Price, Amory B. / John H.
ISBN: 9780884106036
Friends of the Earth, London, 1975. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. A collection of essays on the function of nuclear energy systems, and their disadvantages, as well as the function and benefits of alternative energy systems, and reasons for their use. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0884106039. ISBN/EAN: 9780884106036. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17605. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Where They Go by Water: The Story of Mashomack Preserve
Weaver, Muriel Porter
Mashomack Preserve Committee,  1990. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Natural History & Resources; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17788. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Nouvelle-Caledonie: Le Plus Beau Lagon du Monde
Laboute, Feuga & Grandperrin, Pierre / Michel / Rene
Alizes,  1991. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Natural History & Resources; French Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17659. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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