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AUSTRALIAN AGRICULTURE The Complete Reference on Rural Industry Volume 2 1989/1990

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, National Farmers Federation: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID226956


Quarto Size. (Heavy Book). VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Laminated boards. Colour and black and white Photographs as well as black and white diagrams/maps. 561 pages Covers all elements of the Australian rural industry including a services directory, a diary of rural events and a section on Government policy View more info

Mushrooms and Toadstools

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Orbis Books: 1972

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: ID231776


Quarto Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Photographic boards. Illustrated with colour photographs and balck and white drawings. 80 pages With an Introduction by Uberto Tosco and Annalaura Fanelli. View more info

All the World's Animals: Songbirds

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Torstar Books Inc: 1985

Seller ID: ID239449


Quarto Size. Near Fine condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 160 pages View more info

Birds of Heidelberg and the Yarra Valley

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rosanna, Warringal Conservation Society: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID253328


Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Illustrated 115 pages View more info

Vegetative Identification of Some Common Grasses and Herbage Legumes in South Australia

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Department of Agriculture: No Date

Seller ID: ID260769


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 23 pages View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 2 1966

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1966

Seller ID: ID219599


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct and any fold-outs are present and intact. Contains articles on Selenite near Whyalla; Ologamasus Berlese; Aboriginal campsite (Coromandel Valley, South Australia); Aboriginal implements; Stone implements (Kangaroo Island); Aradodae in the SA Museum; Opisthobranchs (South Australia) - an... View more info

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Dark Estuary

By: 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: ID255807


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by the author. 164 pages In this delightful book BB captures in words some of the magic of tideways, shape and colours of clouds, the effects of light on marshes and sea and the patterns of flighting fowl. A memorial and record of what wildfowling is all about. View more info

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Tide's Ending

By: 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: ID288209


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. Black & white illustrations by the author. A lovely book in excellent condition. 244 pages Originally published in 1950, A new and revised edition - a memorial and record of what wildfowling was all about. View more info

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Ramblings of a Sportsman-Naturalist

By: 'BB' [D.J. Watkins-Pitchford]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID259163


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. 176 pages This book covers a wide range of stories - from wildfowling & fishing in Scotland to making a large garden pond. View more info

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The Quiet Fields

By: 'BB' [D.J. Watkins-Pitchford]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1981

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID296202


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 206 pages View more info

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A Field Guide in Colour to Wild Flowers

By: Aichele, Dietmar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Octopus Books: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299448


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Spine lightly sun-faded. Colour illustrations. 400 pages 1200 illustrations in full colour. View more info

TURTLES & TORTOISES OF THE WORLD

By: Alderton, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224805


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. DJ chipped. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as Black and white maps. 191 pages View more info

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About Indian Birds. Including Birds of Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Pakistan & Bangladesh

By: Ali, Salim & Futehally, Laeeq

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Wisdom Tree: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299099


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to half-title page.Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 122 pages This accurate and simple book written by two eminent names of Indian natural history captures the amazing world of Indian birds in all its richness. View more info

Image for Everycat.  The Complete Guide to Cat Care, Behaviour and Health

Everycat. The Complete Guide to Cat Care, Behaviour and Health

By: Allan, Eric & Bonning, Lynda

Price: $12.00

Publisher: North Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299176


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Covered in clear adhesive film by previous owner. Black & white illustrations. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Previous owner's details to half title page 272 pages This book tells you all you would like to know about your cat but don't have time to ask your vet. View more info

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Cowry Shells of World Seas

By: Allan, Joyce

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296010


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owners name written on leading edge and details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 170 pages A complete and illustrated guide to Cowries. View more info

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A Naturalist's Notebook: Yarmouth County

By: Allen, C.R.K.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nimbus Publishing: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID233023


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Faint age-discolouration to edges. Black & white illustrations. 120 pages View more info

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Baboon Ecology. African Field Research

By: Altmann, Stuart A. & Altmann, Jeanne

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1973

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: ID294114


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages [neatly crossed out with texta] 220 pages View more info

Image for Plant Responses to Molybdenum as a Fertilizer [1. Molybdenum and Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation & 2. Factors Affecting the Response of Plants to Molybdenum]

Plant Responses to Molybdenum as a Fertilizer [1. Molybdenum and Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation & 2. Factors Affecting the Response of Plants to Molybdenum]

By: Anderson, A.J. & Thomas, Margaret P. [Item 1] and Anderson, A.J. & Oertel, A.C [Item 2]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research: 1946

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID286912


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Staple bound. Bulletin 198. Stamp & Name to front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 44 pages + plates at rear View more info

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Giant Pandas (Wildlife Monographs)

By: Angel, Heather

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Rickmansworth, Herts, Evans Mitchell Books: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299043


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Wraps. Illustrated with Colour photographs by Heather Angel. 96 pages View more info

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The Beauty of the Beastly. New Views on the Nature of Life

By: Angler, Natalie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Abacus: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID280874


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. xxii, 278 pages Pulitzer Prize winning science writer, Natalie Angler brings together a series of essays to convey the discoveries of contemporary biological science. View more info