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Sydney Aquarium Guide Book
no author
Sydney Aquarium Darling Harbour  
4to Soft Cover 32pp. Pictorial card covers. Full gloss colour throughout. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010104  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Meaning Of Flowers
Powell, Claire
ISBN: 0904041875
Jupiter Books London 1977 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hard Cover light foxing to page edges. Light bumping to d/w edges.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001451  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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Landscape Design with Plants
Clouston, Brian (ed)
ISBN: 0434902349
Landscape Institute/Heinemann Oxford 1990 Second Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover Bumping to d/w edges. Sunning to edges of green boards. Previous owner's signature. '...The second edition retians the original structure of the book, first considering design principles and going on to deal with the technical aspects of planting and the choice of species for problem sites and special habitats and climates...existing chapters have been written or augmented to cover recent developments and several completely new chapters are included.'  Good
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000810  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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Animals of the Antarctic : The Ecology of the Far South
Stonehouse, Bernard
ISBN: 0856546011
Book Club Associates London 1973 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover Bumping to d/w edges. Small tears to corners, top front and bottom back.   Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000782  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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The Naming of Names
Pavord, Anna
Bloomsbury Great Britain 2005 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hard Cover D/w Price clipped. Some blue pen rubbing to flap of d/w. Slight bumping to edges of d/w. Previous owners inscription across 1st cover page.   Very Good
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000745  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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Journey of a Lifetime : selected pieces by Australia’s foremost birdwatcher and nature Writer
Pizzey, Graham
ISBN: 0207197121
Angus & Robertson Australia 2000 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover 'Graham Pizzey, author of 'Field Guide to the Birds of Australia,' has been writing about wildlife throughout his highly distinguished career. This collection of articles spans three decades and traces some his journeying around this fascinating continent.' Crease to bottom righhand corner. Light browning to page edges. Previous owner's stamp.  Good
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000668  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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The Naturalists :Pioneers of Natural History
Alan C. Jenkins
Mayflower Books New York 1978 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, Square Hard Cover   Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000393  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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Butterflies of Australia
Common, I. F. B.; Waterhouse, D.F.
ISBN: 020714236X
Angus and Robertson Australia 1981 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hard Cover Australian Natural Science Library. Revised edition. Blue paper hardcover with gilt typography. Owners name and award on front endpaper.  Very Good
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000326  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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Exotic Plant Manual : Fascination Plants to live with - Their Requirements, propagation and Use
Graf, Alfred Byrd
ISBN: 0911266119
Roehrs Company New Jersey, USA 1974 Third Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hard Cover 4200 illustrations. Damage to d/w - chipping, tearing - however in protective plastic.  Good-fair
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001495  Bookseller: Sindbad Books
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Noblest Stone, The: Carnarvon National Park
Bell, Chris
ISBN: 1862760152
Australian Geographic P/L Terrey Hills, NSW, Australia 1995 First Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Soft Card Cover Soft card cover, first edition, 560g, 96pgs. This book introduces the reader to some of the hidden aspects of the dramatic Carnarvon National Park through stunning photographs and emotive text. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISNAT23  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Australia’s Wilderness Heritage: Volume 1: World Heritage Areas
Figgis, Penelope; Mosley, Geoff
ISBN: 0947116532
Weldon Publishing Willoughby, Australia 1989 Reprint
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with orange boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 2,300gms, 400 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. Australia's Wilderness Heritage explores the Australian environment in a way never before attempted in this country. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 2kg and may incur additional postage. Please see the listing for Volume II in the series.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISNAT25  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Age of Reptiles, The
Colbert, Edwin H.
ISBN: 0486293777
Dover Publications New York, USA 1997 Reprint
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 328gms, 252pgs. This book presents a concise, detailed review of the Age of Reptiles with particular emphasis on the tetrapods, four-legged vertebrates that lived during the years of reptilian dominance. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI41  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Living Planet, The: A Portrait of the Earth
Attenborough, David
ISBN: 0949819719
Readers Digest Surry Hills, Australia 1985 Revised and Enlarged Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, revised and enlarged edition, 1935gms, 368 pages. A special edition, based on a book which has already been made into a TV series with additional text and a host of superb illustrations added by Reader's Digest to create a unique record of our planet, its plants and wildlife. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs almost 2kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISNAT27  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Bright Wings of Summer
Measures, David G.
Prentice Hall Englewood Cliffs 1976 First American Edition
4to Hard Cover 160pp. Green boards. Gilt lettering. Line sketches throughout. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper has a couple of very minor edge abrasions. A naturalist study of butterflies in Britain.  Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008526  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Uluru: Looking After Uluru-Kata Tjuta - The Anangu Way
Breeden, Stanley
ISBN: 0731803590
Simon & Schuster Australia East Roseville, Australia 1994 First Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1100gms, 210 pages. This book not only describes the region's geological evolution and paints a sweeping picture of its natural history, but also captures the small details and fascinating changes as the seasons pass. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a medium size pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front pastedown endpaper. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISNAT29  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Dinosaurs!: A Supplement to Childcraft - The How and Why Library
no author
ISBN: 0716606879
World Book, Inc. Illinois, USA 1987 First Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover Hardcover with pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, first edition, 760gms, 304pgs. This book covers the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods of the dinosaur. It is a supplement to the Childcraft reference library, but can be read as a stand alone book. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI42  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Textbook of Entomology, A
Ross, Herbert H.
John Wiley & Sons New York, USA 1965 Third Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Softcover Softcover, third edition, 628gms, 539pgs. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Front cover shows some light curling. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI45  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Common Australian Birds of Towns and Gardens
Chapman, Graeme
Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd Melbourne, Australia 1970 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 475gms 143 pages, blank endpapers. This book will enable the reader to identify many of the common birds seen around towns, cities and gardens of Australia. Book is in good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear, and mild page discolouration. There are two small pen marks on the inside front blank endpaper made by the previous owner. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and several small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI47  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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In the Living Forest: An Exploration of Australia’s Forest Community
Keeney, John (ed)
ISBN: 0958020779
ETN Communications Pty Ltd Artarmon, Australia 2005 First Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1165g, 195 pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book explores the importance and contribution of forests and forestry to Australian society. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in very good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATPLA22  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth With the Peregrine Falcon
Tennant, Alan
ISBN: 0375415513
Alfred A. Knopf New York, USA 2004 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 686gms, 304 pages. In this book, Alan Tennant, a passionate observer of nature, recounts his effort to radio-track the transcontinental migration of the peregrine falcon - an investigation no one before him had ever taken to such lengths. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fine
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI50  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Wildflowers of the Western State
Rolsh Production
Rolsh Productions Albany, Australia  First Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Soft Cover Softcover, First Edition, 100gms, 38 pages. Western Australia's great wealth of rich wildflower lies not only in the large number of different species to be found but also in the great diversity of size, shape, colour and form between individual flowers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: NATPLA4  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Natural Wonders of the World
Banyard, P J
Book Club Associates London, England 1986 Reprint
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 988gms, 191 pages, green endpapers. This is an exciting study of the greatest creations of nature, beautifully illustrated by the world's leading photographers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in very good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISNAT31  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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On the Trail of the Dinosaurs: The Last Evidence on the Mighty Reptiles That Dominated Our Prehistoric Past
Benton, Michael
ISBN: 1845730046
Quantum Publishing Ltd London, England 2005 Reprint
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, reprint, 942gms, 144 pages. This fully illustrated, full-colour book looks at some of the most important fossil finds ever made. It explores the scientific evidence and analyzes the discoveries in clear, understandable text, whilst also explaining modern techniques of excavation and analysis. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI52  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Reign of the Reptiles, The: The Stories of the Most Fascinating Creatures Ever to Inhabit the Earth
Benton, Michael
ISBN: 1845730054
Quantum Publishing Ltd London, England 2005 Reprint
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, reprint, 944gms, 144 pages. This fully illustrated, full-colour book explains how reptiles evolved to rule prehistoric earth and provides a fascinating account of the reptile age. It specifically looks at the reptiles of 300 million years ago and those that emerged more recently. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: NATANI53  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Mating Game: Sex, Love and Courtship in the Zoo
June Johns
Peter Davies London 1970 First Edition
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Cloth DJ has rubbing to edges, 3cm tear along top of dj cover from spine hinge, otherwise good. Book is neat and tight.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001699  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Kangaroos
Mitsuaki Iwago
Chronicle Books San Francisco 1994 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover   As New
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001989  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Let the Mountains Talk, Let the Rivers Run: A Call to Those Who Would Save the Earth
David Brower
Harper Collins U. S. A. 1995 First American Edition
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Cloth the front flap of dj is stuck to the inside cover. otherwise this is an as new copy.  As New
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003258  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Discovering the Wildflowers of Western Australia
Margaret Pieroni
Quality Publishing Australia  
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Soft Cover as new condition, still card wraps. beautiful illustrated throughout  As New
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006926  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Tasmanian Wildlife
Michael Sharland
Melbourne University Press Melbourne 1962 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Paperback weight 150 grams.  Fair to Good
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010767  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Ornamental Flowering Shrubs in Australia
Raymond J. Rowel
Reed Books NSW 1984 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 940grams, overall a very neat and tight book  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015761  Bookseller: Book Lore
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