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Birds of Prey
Edited By Dr Ian Newton
ISBN: 073020474X
Golden Press Australia 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 240 pp. Unclipped Dustjacket Fine/Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21111  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Encyclopedia of Australian Animals - Birds
Strahan, Ronald;Australian Museum;National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife (Project)
ISBN: 0207169764
Angus & Robertson Australia 1992 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 469 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Light browning to page edges. Heavy book will require an extra shipping charge.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28840  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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My Family Is All I Have : A British Woman’s Story of Escaping the Nazis and Surviving the Communists
Dear, Helen Alice
ISBN: 0091912237
Ebury Press  2007 
 Paperback 312 pp  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23437  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Curse of The Labrador Duck
Chilton, Glen
Simon & Schuster  2009 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 305 pp. Story of the author's hunt for evidence of the extinct Labrador Duck  As New/As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26905  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Grzimek’s Animal Life Kingdom : Volume 9 Birds III
GRZIMEK Bernhard
Van Nostrand Reinhold  1973 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 648 pp. Cellotape marks on end papers. Volume 3 contains Kingfishers, Jacamars, Puffbirds, Barbets, Toucans, Honey-Guides, Woodpeckers, Desmodactylae, Clamatores or Tyranni, Lyrebirds & Scrubbirds, Songbirds. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01891  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Encyclopedia of Birds - Featuring Over 400 Species
N/A
Parragon Book  2007 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 320 pp.  New/New
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25976  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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History of Entomology
Ray F. Smith, Thomas E. Mittler, Carroll N. Smith (editors)
Annual Reviews Inc U.S.A 1973 
 Hard Cover 517 pages with b/w illustrations.   Good+/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018105  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Bees of the World
Christopher O’toole & Anthony Raw
ISBN: 0713720859
Blandford Press London, United Kingdom 1991 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 192 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001919  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pests of Stored Products
J.W. Munro
Hutchinson London 1966 
 Hard Cover 234 pages with colour frontispiece and b/w illustrations.Part of the Rentokil Library.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001879  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Urban Pest Control in Australia
Gerozisis, John; Hadlington, Philip
ISBN: 0868405329
Univerity of New South Wales Press Randwick, NSW, Australia 2005 FOURTH EDITION - REVISED
 Soft Cover Light general wear to covers 314 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Good
Price: 42.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018319  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Our Arid Environment - Animals of Australia’s Desert Region
Keith Davey
ISBN: 058950360X
Reed Sydney, NSW, Australia 1983 
 Hard Cover 144 pages with colour and b/w photos plus over 60 detailed line drawings. Examines how the arid-zone animals have adapted to their surroundings.   Very Good/Good+
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001425  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Paradoxical Platypus - Hobnobbing with Duckbills
David Fleay
ISBN: 0701613645
The Jacaranda Press Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1980 
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear plus crease to rear. Foxing to minor title page. Water marks to top of rear pages. Inscription to verso of minor title page. 150 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. A summary of David Fleay's 46 years of study and care of platypus.   Good (minus)/Good (minus)
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001219  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Butterflies : Their World, Their Life Cycle, Their Behavior
Thomas C. Emmel
Thames & Hudson London, United Kingdom 1976 
 Hard Cover 260 pages with 317 colour plates. Heavy book (1.7kg).   Very Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014339  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Handbook of the Mosquitoes of North America : Their Anatomy and Biology; How they can be Studied and how Identified; How they carry Disease and how they can be Controlled
Robert Matheson
Comstock Publishing USA 1944 SECOND EDITION (REVISED AND
 Hard Cover General wear to jacket. Previous owners name to top of front free endpaper. 314 pages with b/w photos and line drawings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018060  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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CSIRO List of Australian Vertebrates : A Reference With Conservation Status
Clayton, Mark; Mason, John; Wombey, John; Chesser, R Terry; Wells, Alice
ISBN: 0643090754
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2006 SECOND EDITION
 Soft Cover 162 pages.   Very Good
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017354  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Records of the American - Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land - Volume 4 : Zoology
R.L. Specht and C.P. Mountford (editors)
Melbourne University Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1961 
 Hard Cover Rebound in dark green boards with gilt title to spine. Minimal library stamps. 533 pages with 92 plates with 5 in colour. The fourth and final volume in the series of reports on the scientific results of the 1948 expedition to the Arnhem Land Aboriginal Reserve. This volume deals with the molluscs, fishes, reptiles, amphibians, birds and mammals of the area.  Ex-Library Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 275.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014165  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Moths of the British Isles : 2 Vols (First Series & Second Series)
Richard South (edited and Revised By H.M. Edelsten, and D.S. Fletcher)
ISBN: 0723200025
Frederick Warne & Co London, United Kingdom 1972 Reprint
 Hard Cover Both books have some fading to boards. Contents very good. First Series comprising the families Sphingidae, Endromidae, Saturniidae, Notodontidae, Drepanidae, Lymantriidae and Noctuidae = 427 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Second Series comprising the families Lasiocampidae, Arctiidae, Geometridae, Limacodidae, Zygaenidae, Sesiidae and Hepialidae = 379 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Good +/No Jacket
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015024  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Butterfly Handbook
Jacqueline Miller & Lee D. Miller
ISBN: 1861554435
New Burlington Books London, United Kingdom 2004 
 Hard Cover Spiral bound hard cover with 256 pages. Each of the 700 species is illustrated with a full colour close up picture.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015061  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Paradoxical Platypus - Hobnobbing with Duckbills
David Fleay
ISBN: 0701613645
The Jacaranda Press Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1980 
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear to edges plus small tear to rear. 150 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. A summary of David Fleay's 46 years of study and care of platypus.   Good+/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018030  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Atlas of Insects Beneficial to Forest Trees Volume 2
Stary, B.;Et Al
ISBN: 0444989137
Elsevier Science Ltd  1988 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 100 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014234  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World
Paul Smart
ISBN: 1855011689
Leisure Books United Kingdom 1975 
 Hard Cover General wear to edges of jacket. 274 pages with colour illustrations. Encompasses the entire world of butterflies, their evolution, habitats, history, classification, structure and ecology. Thousands of species are described and illustrated.   Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011006  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pest Control in Buildings : A Guide to the Meaning of Terms
Cornwell, P. B.
ISBN: 0091141303
Hutchinson & Co London, United Kingdom 1973 
 Hard Cover 192 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012566  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Insect Ecology
Matthews, E.G.; Kitching, R. L.
ISBN: 070221812x
Univerity of Queensland Press Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1984 Second Edition
 Soft Cover 211 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Takes an evolutionary approach to the natural history and ecology of Australian insects. The adaptations of insects are viewed in terms of their effect at the behavioural, population and community level.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009015  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The World of Butterflies
Valerio Sbordoni & Saverio Forestiero
ISBN: 0713715006
Blandford Press Poole, Dorset, UK 1985 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. 312 pages with colour illustrations. An illustrated encyclopedia.  Ex-Library Good (minus)/Good (minus)
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011418  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Lepidoptera of Rapa Island
J.F. Gates Clarke
Smithsonian Institute Press Washington, D.C., U.S.A. 1971 
 Hard Cover General soiling to boards. Previous owners stamp to top and bottom of title page and tops of occassional pages. 282 pages with b/w illustrations and line drawings.   Good+/No Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011158  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Ants of Northern Australia: A Guide to the Monsoonal Fauna
Andersen, Alan N.
ISBN: 0643066039
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2000 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 106 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Assists in the identification of the 1500 or more ant species occurring in monsoonal Australia, an area which encompasses most of the northern third of the continent.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010825  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Role of Arthropods in Forest Ecosystems
Mattson, William J.
ISBN: 0387082964
Springer-Verlag New York, New York, U.S.A. 1977 
 Hard Cover General wear to boards. Contents very good. 104 pages.  Good/No Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010772  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Manual for New Zealand Bee Keepers
William Charles Cotton
Newrick Associates Wellington, New Zealand 1976 Limited Edition (Number 322 o
 Hard Cover Minor bumps and wear to boards. 115 pages. A limited edition reprint of the 1848 edition.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008802  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Dictionary of Entomology
Leftwich, A. W.
ISBN: 0094600708
Constable & Co Ltd London, United Kingdom 1977 Reprint
 Hard Cover Usual library stamps. 360 pages. Describes nearly 3000 species of insects. Ex-Library Good+/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009120  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Biological Control : Pacific Prospects - Supplement 1
Waterhouse, D. F.; Norris, K. P.
ISBN: 0949511986
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Bruce, ACT, Australia 1989 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 123 pages with colour frontispiece. Six further insect pests are examined.   Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 66.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008711  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Tarantula Keeper’s Guide
Schultz, Stanley A.
ISBN: 0806978546
Sterling Publishing Co New York, New York, U.S.A. 1984 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 128 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007591  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Grasshoppers and Mantids of the World
Ken Preston-Mafham
ISBN: 0713721480
Blandford London, United Kingdom 1990 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 192 Pages with colour and b/w illuatrations. Information on physiology, classification and life cycle of orthopteroid life. Ex-Library Good +/Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004145  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Urban Pest Control in Australia
Gerozisis, John; Hadlington, Philip
ISBN: 0868403342
New South Wales University Press, The Randwick, NSW, Australia 1995 THIRD EDITION (REVISED)
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 294 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004007  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Whale Watching in Australia
Jack Pollard
ISBN: 1863091734
The Book Company Sydney, NSW, Australia 1996 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards with small scrape to rear board. 66 pages with colour ilustrations.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002292  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Plant Life (Around Australia Program)
Harris, Thistle Y.
Nelson Doubleday (Aust.) Sydney 1966 
 Soft Cover 64pp. Pictorial card covers. Book very firm, clean and unmarked. Stickers remain attached in centre of book in original sheet form. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009457  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Taronga Zoo Book
Strachan, Ronald; Muller, Kerry; Friese, Erich; Cogger, Harry
Zoological Parks Board of New South Wales Mosman 1980 4th Edition
 Soft Cover 56pp. Pictorial card covers. Colour & b/w photographs throughout. Excellent unmarked condition. Oblong book. ISBN 0724048510. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009463  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Zoos of Australia
de Courcey, Catherine
Australia Post Philatelic Group Australia 1994 
 Hard Cover 40pp. Gloss boards. Full colour illustrated throughout. History of Australian Zoos and tie-in with stamps depicting Australian wildlife. ISBN 0642212058  As New/No Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009464  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Kangaroos
Terence J. Dawson
ISBN: 9780643106253
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2012 SECOND EDITION
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 208 pages with colour nad b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018863  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Collins Complete Guide to British Insects
Michael Chinery
ISBN: 9780007298990
HarperCollinsPublishers London, United Kingdom 2005 
 Soft Cover 384 pages with colour illustrations. A photographic guide to every common species including butterflies, moths, bugs and beetles, wasps, dragonflies, crickets and flies.   Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016414  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Beautiful Birds of Kenya
KARMALI John
Westlands Sundries Limited  1989 
 Paperback 123 pp. Browning to page edges.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36454  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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High Tide
Smith, J L B
Books of Africa Cape Town 1968 1st Edition
  Collection of selected articles about the marine life off the shores of Southern Africa. Scan on request.  VG++, Shelfwear, Foxing/VG++, Wear, Ch
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007355  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wild Flowers : The New Naturalist # 5
Gilmour, John & Walters, Max
Collins London 1969 4th Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket No.5 in the New Naturalist series. 'With 45 colour photographs, 27 B&W photographs and 3 line drawings'. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  Near Fine, Offset, Sm Stain/VG++, PC, Sl W
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008630  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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British Mammals : New Naturalist # 21
Matthews, L Harrison
Collins London 1968 2nd Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket No.21 in The New Naturalist series. Illustrated with 16 colour plates, 48 b&w plates and 92 figures in the text. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  Near Fine, Sl Offset & Edgefox/VG++, PC, 2 Te
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008670  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Insect Travellers
Kaufmann, John
ISBN: 0437521222
World's Work Surrey 1974 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Insect natural history. Illustrated by the author. 126 pages, including bibliography & index. 2cm x 1cm rectangular piece clipped from top edge of front free endpaper. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Wear, EPS & Edge Foxing/VG, Edgewear,
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013534  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Pigeons and Spiders (The Water Spider)
Maeterlinck, Maurice (Transl Bernard Miall)
George Allen & Unwin London 1935 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Two essays on natural history. First English edition. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Wear,Stamp,Ink Name,Foxing/G+,PC,Wear,Tea
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013553  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Nature in East Anglia
Manning, S A (Foreword By Robert Dougall)
ISBN: 0437095002
World's Work Surrey UK (1976)  1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Comprehensive book on the flora & fauna of East Anglia. 160 pages, including the index. Illustrated with many photographs & a map. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG+, Wear, Bumps, Mild Soiling/VG+, Edgewear,
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013571  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Dynamics in Metazoan Evolution : The Origin of the Coelom and Segments
Clark, R B
Clarendon Press Oxford 1964 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 'Intended for evolutionists and invertebrate zoologists'. 313 pages, including bibliography & indices. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Wear, Ink Name, Browning/G, PC, Wear, T
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013610  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Medicinal Plants of Greece
Sfikas, George (English Version Ellen Sutton)
Efstathiadis Group Athens 1979 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover G, Wear, Binding Partially Loose, Soiling. 142 pages. With colour illustrations by the author. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015993  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Nemerteans
Gibson, Ray
ISBN: 0091119901
Hutchinson University Library London 1972 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG++, Tarnishing to gilt titles, ink date/VG++, Mild edgewear, flap crease. 224 pages, including bibliography & index. Illustrated with diagrams. With colour frontispiece. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020472  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wild Flowers : Botanising in Britain
Gilmour, John & Walters, Max
Fontana London 1972 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback G+, Edgewear, small tear, crease, ink name, browning/NO DUST JACKET. In The Fontana New Naturalist series. 288 pages, including the index. Illustrated with photographs. Cover photo by John Markham. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021158  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Mountains and Moorlands
Pearsall, W H
Fontana London 1972 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback G+, Edgewear, tear, creases, ink name, browning/NO DUST JACKET. In The Fontana New Naturalist series. Revised by Winifred Pennington. 415 pages, including the index. Illustrated with photographs. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021159  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Peak District
Edwards, K C
ISBN: 0006331939
Fontana London 1973 Revised Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, ink marks, stain, browning/NO DUST JACKET. In The Fontana New Naturalist series. Author assisted by H H Swinnerton & R H Hall.. 251 pages, including the index. Illustrated with photographs. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021160  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Dark Estuary - New Edition
"B.B.", Illustrated by Watkins-Pitchford, D J
ISBN: 0718118669
Michael Joseph London 1980 New Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG++, Mild wear, browning/VG, Edgewear, tear (internally repaired with clear tape), browning. Wildfowling reminiscences. Revised edition, with new scraperboard illustrations by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford. 164 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022426  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Argen the Gull
Russell, Franklin
Hodder & Stoughton London 1965 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Illustrated with 9 photographs by the author. Jacket by Muriel Nasser. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Shelfwear, Abrasion/VG++, Wear, Te
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008764  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The New Forest Beautiful
Stevens, F E
Methuen London 1925 1st Edition
 Hard Cover Illustrated with 20 photographs and a map. Index and Methuen Catalogue at rear. BOOK: Binding is sound; green boards show some spots of abrasion and staining; gilt titles are bright & without loss; shelfwear to spine ends; one corner bump; offset to endpapers; ink gift inscription on half-title page; dealer label at foot of rear pastedown; scattered foxing across the edges of the text-block, and intermittently in the text. Scan on request.  Good +/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013345  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Fungi : An Introduction to Mycology
Ramsbottom, J
Ernest Benn London 1929 1st Edition
 Soft Cover G, Edgewear, tears, creases, rectangle cut from top of front cover, abrasion, stain, browning. 80 pages. Benn's Sixpenny Library No. 68. Two pages of illustrations at rear. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024863  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve - A Decade of Wetland Conservation
no author
HSBC - National Parks Board Singapore 2003 Edition Not Stated
 Oblong Boards VG+, Shelfwear, bumping, scuffing/NO DUST JACKET. Articles and manuscript sections contributed by Ng Sock Ling, Linda Goh, James Gan and Joseph Lai. 98 pages. Illustrated with photographs. Expanded condition report/digital photo on request.  Very Good +/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 030320  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sub-Antarctic Sanctuary : Summertime on MacQuarie Island
Gillham, Mary
London: Gollancz, 1967   
  VG++, Mild Shelfwear/VG, PC, Edgewear, 1 Tear. 1st Edition. 'With a foreword by Phillip G Law'. 'All photographs and sketches by the author'. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005917  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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South America : The Green World of the Naturalists - Five Centuries of Travel and Exploration in South America
Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang (Selected & Annotated with Biographical Sketches & Introduction by)
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1951   
  VG++, Offset, Foxing/VG++, PC, Edgewear, Rubbing. 1st Edition. With 26 illustrations. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005664  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Constant Pest : A Short History of Pests and Their Control
Ordish, George
London: Peter Davies, 1976   
  VG/Good. 1st Edition. Apparently the first book on the history of pests and pest control. Jacket by Ivor Claydon. BOOK: Slight spine head/heel crush, one corner bump and one corner crease, water stain s and abrasions to top front & rear board and endpapers. JACKET: Spine fade, heavy edgewear, chipping & loss to top of jacket corresponding to the staining on the book, rubbing on rear panel, crease o n front flap. Scan recommended.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004985  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Margins of the Seas
Burton, Maurice D.Sc.
London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1954   
  VG++/VG+. 1st Edition. Treatment of marine life from evidence to be found between the high and low water marks on the shores. Book has mild corner bumping, and scattered foxing on endpapers and edge-cut (Text pages have not been affected). Jacket has edgewear, shallow chipping to spine head and heel, and a few tears. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002661  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Crab That Crawled Out of the Past
Milne, Lorus & Margery, Illustrated by Gosner, Kenneth
London: G Bell & Sons, 1967   
  VG++/VG++, PC, Sl Edgewear. 1st UK Edition. Illustrated book on the Horseshoe or King Crab. A full condition report for this book is available on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001931  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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A Field Guide to the Bats of the Northern Territory
Thomson, Bruce G.
ISBN: 072451922x
Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory  1991 
 Soft Cover 58 pages with colour illustrations and distribution maps. Postage within Australia $8.00.   Good+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019154  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Bats
Churchill, Sue
ISBN: 187633407x
Reed New Holland Sydney, NSW, Australia 1998 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 230 pages with line drawings and colour illustrations. A comprehensive identification guide to the over 75 species of bats found in Australia.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011878  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Insects on Palms
F. W. Howard; D. Moore; R. Giblin-Davis; R. Abad
ISBN: 0851993265
CABI Publishing United Kingdom 2001 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. Illustrated laminated boards. 400 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019342  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Inshore Fishes of the Arabian Gulf
Relyea, Kenneth
ISBN: 0045970033
George Allen & Unwin London 1981 1st Edition
 Illustrated Boards VG++, Shelfwear, scuffing, light browning. In The Natural History of the Arabian Gulf series. 149 pages, including bibliography and index. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Expanded condition report/photo on request.  Very Good ++/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 031931  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Reader’s Digest Travels and Adventures: Through the Great Canadian Wilderness
Halsey, David; Landau, Diana
ISBN: 0864490186
Readers Digest Association Limited Surry Hills, Australia 1996 First Thus
 Hard Cover Laminated pictorial boards, first thus, 1100gms, 192 pages, brown coloured endpapers. Through the Great Canadian Wilderness explores Canada's open wilderness from its stunning waterways through to the breathtaking snow clad mountains. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAUSA10  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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An Overview of the Conservation of Non-Marine Invertebrates in Australia
Yen, Alan L. and Butcher, Rhonda J.
ISBN: 0642214077
Endangered Species Program, Environment Australia ,Dept. of the Environment Canberra, ACT, Australia 1997 
 Soft Cover Previous owners name to front cover. 346 pages.   Very Good
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007362  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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HOMES WITHOUT HANDS Being a Description of the Habitations of Animals, Classed According to Their Principle of Construction. with New Designs by W. F. Keyl, and E. Smith, Engraved by Messers Pearson
Wood, Rev. J. G.
Longmans, Green & Company London 1865 
  Xvi, iii list of illustrations, 632 pages, 21 full page illustrations and many more illustrations in the text, half green leather binding, corners bumped and cloth sides with wear on foredge, raised bands on spine with title and decoration in gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, binding nice and tight, overall a good to very good copy 
Price: 180.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14040  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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PATTERNS OF REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOUR
Morris, Desmond
McGraw Hill  1970 
 Hardcover 528pp; illustrations. Very good copy in very good dustjacket ; 235 x 155mm 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14182  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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TRAVEL DIARIES OF A NATURALIST VOL III. Japan, Indonesia, Hong Kong, China, Mongolia, the Phillipines, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand
Scott, Sir Peter; Weston-Smith, Miranda (editor)
ISBN: 0002177072
Collins Publishers Ltd  1987 First Edition
 Hardcover 223pp; photographic illustrations by Phillipa Scott. Fine copy in near fine dustwrapper. ; 245 x 170mm 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15166  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BIRDS AND BEASTS
Lemonnier, Camille. translated by Allison, A. R.
George Allen & CO. London 1911 
 Hardcover Six colour illustrations by E. J. Detmold. Decorative cloth boards, nice clean copy. ; 195 x 130mm ; 196pp pages 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15199  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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WILDFLOWERS OF VICTORIA
Galbraith, Jean
Colorgravure Publications Melbourne  First Edition
 Hardcover No date, 223 pages, colour frontis, black & white photographic supplement between pages 168 & 217, corrigenda sheet pasted to inside of front dustjacket flap, Blue cloth with silver motif on front cover, dustjacket with minor edge wear. ; 220 x 140mm 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14255  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FOREST CULTURE AND EUCALYPTUS TREES. The Only Complete & Reliable Work on the Eucalypti Published in the United States.
Cooper, Ellwood.
Cubery & Co. San Fransisco 1876 First Edition
  238 pages, last blank, plus 2pg errata, plus 1pg records of temps in Victoria, frontispiece & 2 other plates, original cloth, corners showing wear, endpapers replaced at some time in the past, Very Good copy. Book size 185 x 115mm, Contains articles by Baron Von Mueller, Von Mueller was involved in supplying Euclyptus trees to California which the subject matter of the book is about. 
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14428  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BIRDS OF PREY
Newton, Dr. Ian and Olsen, Penny (editors)
Golden Press Pty Ltd Australia 1990 First Edition
  An illustrared encyclopedic survey by international experts, Photographic illustrations by Tony Pyrzakowski, fine copy in fine dustjacket. Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 320 x 250mm; 240 pages 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14405  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BUSH JOURNEYS
Molyneux, Bill
ISBN: 0170066568
Thomas Nelson Melbourne 1985 First Edition
 Paperback Previous owners inscription. A very good copy. ; 245 x 180mm; 140 pages 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14534  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE FRINGE OF THE SEA
Bennett, Isobel
Rigby Adelaide 1966 
 Hardcover 261pp; illustrations. Lansdowne-Rigby Library stamp to page edges and bookplate to front endpaper, otherwise Very good copy in very good dustjacket ; 240 x 150mm 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14692  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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PORTRAIT OF A WILDERNESS The Story of the Ornithological Expeditions to the Coto Donana
Mountfort, Guy
Hutchinson London 1958 First Edition
 Hardcover 240pp; illustrations by Eric Hosking. Very good copy in chipped dustwrapper. ; 245 x 175mm 
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14700  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ISAAC’S STORM A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Larson, Erik
ISBN: 0609602330
Crown Publishers New York  First Edition
 Hardcover 323pp; Very good copy in very good dustjacket; 235 x 155mm 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14711  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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NATURE IN FOCUS The Photography of Heather Angel
no author
Pyramid Books London 1988 
 Hardcover Very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 325 x 240mm; 144 pages 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13481  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE OBSERVER’S BOOK OF LARGER MOTHS
Ford, R. L. E.
ISBN: 0723215340
Frederick Warne  1974 
 Hardcover 192pp; illustrations. ; 145 x 90mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13641  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE COLOUR DICTIONARY OF MUSHROOMS
Dickinson, Colin & Lucas, John
ISBN: 0856134155
Orbis Books London 1982 
 Softcover 160pp; illustrations. ; 290 x 220mm Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13654  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE EXOTIC ORCHIDS OF ASIA (With Notes on Their Cultivation)
Soon, Teoh Eng
ISBN: 0589503472
A H & A W Reed Wellington 1980 First Edition
 Paperback With more than 200 colour plates, previous owners name stamp on inside of covers & first page otherwise a very good copy. ; 275 x 195mm; xiv, 287 pages Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18349  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN SEA FISHES SOUTH OF 30 S
Coleman, Neville.
ISBN: 0868241164
Doubleday Sydney 1983 Reprinted with Minor Correctio
 Hardcover With almost 300 colour photographs, maps on endpapers, this guide describes one-third of Australia's marine fish families. A very good copy in a very good dustjacket. ; 290 x 220mm; 302 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18418  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF HEALTH PLANTS Atlas of Medicinal Plants
Bianchini, Francesco and Corbetta, Francesco
ISBN: 0517471353
Crescent Books New York 1985 First Edition
 Hardcover With 82 illustrations by Marilena Pistoia, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 300 x 210mm; 242 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18472  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BOTANY A Study of Pure Curiosity. Botanical Letters and Notes Towards a Dictionary of Botanical Terms. Translation of the Letters by K. Ottevanger.
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Michael Joseph London 1979 First Edition
 Hardcover With 153 full page colour illustrations by P. J. Redoute, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. The letters in this book were originally written in 1712 - 1778 by Jean Jacques Rousseau. ; 156 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18529  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BUTTERFLY AND ANGELFISHES OF THE WORLD Volume 2.
Allen, Dr. Gerald R.
ISBN: 3882440031
Mergus Melle 1981 2nd Edition in english
 Hardcover With many photographic illustrations in colour, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 275 x 220mm; 149 - 352 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18545  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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READER’S DIGEST COMPLETE BOOK OF AUSTRALIAN BIRDS
Frith, H. J. (editor)
ISBN: 0909486506
Readers Digest Surry Hills 1977 1st Edition, 1st revise
 Hardcover With many colour photographs and distribution maps throughout, All of Australia's birds comprehensively described plus verified migrants, escaped captives and rare visitors, A very good copy in a good dustjacket, dustjacket has tape marks showing (stain) from an old covering that was taped to underside of the jacket, Heavy book may require extra postage cost. Please email for accurate postage costs. ; 330 x 230mm; 615 pages Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18958  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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COMPARATIVE VERTEBRATE ENDOCRINOLOGY
Bentley, P. J.
ISBN: 0521099358
Cambridge University Press Cambridge 1980 Reprint
 Paperback With illustrations, a very good copy. ; 230 x 150mm; xi, 415 pages 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16589  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE COLD-BLOODED AUSTRALIANS
Schmida, Gunther
ISBN: 0868241113
Doubleday Lane Cove 1985 First Edition
 Hardcover A unique photographic study of Australia's reptiles, amphibians, freshwater fish, with over 280 colour photgraphs, Very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 300 x 220mm; 208 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17084  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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