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Australia's Lost World: Riversleigh World Heritage Site, Archer, Michael; Hand Suzanne J.; Godthelp, Henk
1 Archer, Michael; Hand Suzanne J.; Godthelp, Henk Australia's Lost World: Riversleigh World Heritage Site
Sydney New Holland 2000 1876334592 / 9781876334598 Reprint Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. Foreword by Sir David Attenborough 264 pages Ann explanation and description of the changes that have occurred in this world heritage site since Australia broke away from the continent of Gondwana. Riversleigh is 200 kms north-west of Mount Isa, Queensland and is one of the most significant fossil deposits in the world. ID282181 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 3, Edited by the Museum Director
2 Edited by the Museum Director Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 3
Adelaide The Museum Board 1955 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. 58 pages Contains articles on late Tertiary Marsupials from South Australia, report on extinct mammalian remains at Lake Menindee, archeological site at Lake Menindee NSW. ID258625 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume XIII No 2, Edited by the Museum Director
3 Edited by the Museum Director Records of the South Australian Museum Volume XIII No 2
Adelaide South Australia Museum 1958 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Contains articles Aboriginal cave paintings at Sleisbeck Northern Australia [Charles Mountford]; Ghost moths [Norman Tindale]; New Cretaceous fossils from New Guinea [Martin F. Glaessner]; Australian Beetle-mimicking bugs [Gordon F. Gross]; On Central Australian Mammals [H.H. Finlayson]. ID294955 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume XIII No 2, Edited by the Museum Director
4 Edited by the Museum Director Records of the South Australian Museum Volume XIII No 2
Adelaide South Australia Museum 1958 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to covers and small nick to top of spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Contains articles Aboriginal cave paintings at Sleisbeck Northern Australia [Charles Mountford]; Ghost moths [Norman Tindale]; New Cretaceous fossils from New Guinea [Martin F. Glaessner]; Australian Beetle-mimicking bugs [Gordon F. Gross]; On Central Australian Mammals [H.H. Finlayson]. ID226729 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Fossils of All Ages, Fischer,Jean-Claude; Gayard-Valy, Yvette
5 Fischer,Jean-Claude; Gayard-Valy, Yvette Fossils of All Ages
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1978 0448147181 / 9780448147185 1st Printing Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 32cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Superbly illustrated with over colour photographs. Small single Texta mark obscuring a publication detail has bled to lower front free endpaper has bled onto half-title and title pages otherwise would be Near Fine condition. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 199 pages Evokes the diverse beauty of fossils in exquisite colour photographs. ID282499 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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6 Fisher, P.J. The Universe, Life and Man
London Heinemann 1970 1st Edition Hardback 
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. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. xvi, 283 pages The scope of this book is exceptionally wide, ranging from man's understanding of the universe to the present state of human evolution. ID273427 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated) Vol. LV, Howchin, Walter [Edited by] Assisted by Arthur M. Lea
7 Howchin, Walter [Edited by] Assisted by Arthur M. Lea Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated) Vol. LV
Adelaide Royal Society of South Australia 1931 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some age discolouration to edges and light ceasing to covers. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. Fold-out map. 210 pages + 8 plates Numerous articles on anthropology [Australian Aborigines], natural history and earth science including: 'Adelaide University Field Anthropology, Central Australia: Table showing the Class Relations of the Aranda and On Class System, Kinship terminology, and Marriage Regulations of the Australian Native Tribes'; 'The Dead Rivers of South Australia. Part 1. The Western Group.' by W. Howchin; On Mammals from the Dawson Valley Queensland, Part 1'by Finlayson; 'Australian Fungi Notes and Descriptions' by Cleland; Geological Notes on the Iliaura Country, North-east of the MacDonnell Range, Central Australia ' by Tindale; etc, etc. ID258663 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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8 Kokkinn, Michael The Link
Adelaide Michael Kokkinn 2002 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Goodcondition. Illustrated endpapers. Inscribed & signed by the author. i, 250 pages A fictional account of the real persons and events that surround the story of the Missing Link and Piltdown Man. ID263335 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Eve Spoke: Human Language and Human Evolution, Lieberman, Philip
9 Lieberman, Philip Eve Spoke: Human Language and Human Evolution
London Picador 1998 0330338250 / 9780330338257 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. xvi, 192 pages Basing his work on fossil records and neuroscientific discoveries on brain functioning, the author challenges the dominant scientific theories of the origins of language. ID282151 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Forensics, Fossils and Fruitbats.  A Field Guide to Australian Scientists, Luntz, Stephen
10 Luntz, Stephen Forensics, Fossils and Fruitbats. A Field Guide to Australian Scientists
Melbourne CSIRO Publishing 2011 0643097457 / 9780643097452 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Light rubbing to corners. 207 pages A fascinating collection of more than 70 profiles of Australian scientists from 15 fields of physical, biological and medical science. ID283968 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Archosauria.  A New Look at the Old Dinosaur, McLoughlin, John C
11 McLoughlin, John C Archosauria. A New Look at the Old Dinosaur
New York The Viking Press 1971 0670132209 / 9780670132201 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription to front free endpaper.Black & white illustrations. 117 pages In this remarkable book John McLoughlin clears away the misconceptions and clarifies in words and pictures the latest evidence and theories about the new dinosaur - one of the most spectacularly successful animals in the history of the planet. ID297238 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Prehistoric Australia, Mincham, Hans
12 Mincham, Hans Prehistoric Australia
Hawthorn Lloyd O'Neil 1976 0855503998 / 9780855503994 1st thus Hardback 
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. Colour illustrations by Rich Richardson 62 pages A fascinating account of life in the time before man arrived, when huge animals waded and swam in Australia's vast inland seas. ID281407 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Man the Toolmaker, Oakley, Kenneth P.
13 Oakley, Kenneth P. Man the Toolmaker
London Trustees of the British Museum 1956 3rd Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 98 pages ID296173 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Marvellous World of Fossils, Pajaud, Daniel
14 Pajaud, Daniel Marvellous World of Fossils
London Abbey Library n.d. Circa 1970s 1st thus Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Laminate slightly lifted at DJ spine edge. Illustrated with Colour photographs - many full page. Translated by J. Peter Tallon. Photographs by Nelly Bariand Unpaginated ID287005 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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15 Parker, Andrew The Genesis Enigma
Sydney Vintage Books Australia 2009 1741666384 / 9781741666380 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Near Fine condition. xv, 319 pages The author controversially explains why the Bible is scientifically accurate. ID269035 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences, Smith, David G. (Ed.)
16 Smith, David G. (Ed.) The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences
New York Crown Publishers 1981 0517543702 / 9780517543702 1st US Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 25cm x 26cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as colour drawings and diagrams. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 496 pages A full-scale encyclopedia covering current knowledge of the earth and sciences related to it - geology, minerology, oceanography, the physics and chemistry of the Earth, seismology, as well as weather, gravity, the environment and the Earth's relation to the solar system ID281861 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955, Various. Edited by the Museum Director
17 Various. Edited by the Museum Director Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955
Adelaide The Museum Board 1955 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 120 pages Papers on Australian Aborigines and natural history. Australian Aboriginal articles: " An Unrecorded Method of Aboriginal Rock Carvings" by Charles Mountford; Natural History Articles: Ghost Moths, Pelagic fossils, and flower bugs of the Australian and adjacent Pacific Regions. "Preliminary Account of Reptile and Amphibia Collected by the National Geographic-Commonwealth Government-Smithsonian Institution Expedition to Arnhem Land" by Francis Mitchell. ID290056 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955, Various. Edited by the Museum Director
18 Various. Edited by the Museum Director Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955
Adelaide The Museum Board 1955 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 120 pages Papers on Australian Aborigines and natural history. Australian Aboriginal articles: " An Unrecorded Method of Aboriginal Rock Carvings" by Charles Mountford as well as major illustrated article by Tindale on 'Revision of the Ghost Moths, Part VI' Other Natural History Articles include: Pelagic fossils, and flower bugs of the Australian and adjacent Pacific Regions. "Preliminary Account of Reptile and Amphibia Collected by the National Geographic-Commonwealth Government-Smithsonian Institution Expedition to Arnhem Land" by Francis Mitchell. ID258622 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Wisdom of the Bones  In Search of Human Origins, Walker, Alan & Shipman, Pat
19 Walker, Alan & Shipman, Pat The Wisdom of the Bones In Search of Human Origins
Melbourne TSP 1996 0297816705 / 9780297816706 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates and drawings and maps. xii, 297 pages The story of the excavation of the 'Nariokotome Boy 'in Kenya in 1984 and the research that followed it. ID258743 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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On Methuselah's Trail: Living Fossils and the Great Extinctions, Ward, Peter Douglas
20 Ward, Peter Douglas On Methuselah's Trail: Living Fossils and the Great Extinctions
New York W.H. Freeman 1992 0716722038 / 9780716722038 1st US Edition Hardback 
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. DJ is slightly age-discoloured at fore edge. Black & white illustrations. xii, 212 pages ID264522 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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