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A Book of Animals

By: Watkins, Peter & Hughes, Erica

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Julia MacRae: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID297379

ISBN: 0862032091


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 176 pages A book that will prove invaluable for reference and absorbing for casual reading. View more info

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The Dictionary of Butterflies and Moths in colour

By: Watson, Allan and Whalley, Paul E. S.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Peerage Books: 1983

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID289805

ISBN: 0907408621


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. The DJ is chipped at corners and spine ends with a couple of chips to centre of spine. Some home-made sticky tape repairs to the inside of the DJ. There is a small corresponding nick to the book spine. Illustrated with colour plates. 296 pages Introduction by W. Donald Duckworth. An A-Z Dictionary with some 2000 entries. View more info

The Daisy Sutra conversations with my dog

By: Weaver, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Buddha Rock Press: 2001

Seller ID: ID259665

ISBN: 0970050283


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations by Alan McKnight 190 pages Account of the bond between a woman and her dog through death and beyond. View more info

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The Last of Lands

By: Webb, L.J., Whitelock, D. & Le Gay Brereton J. [Editors]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID14943

ISBN: 0701600055


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, colour & b/w photos, large separate folding map 203 pages. This book evolved from a symposium held at the University of New South Wales in 1964, it addresses the issue of conservation of our native flora and fauna. View more info

Aves

By: Wedding, Allan G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Allan G.Wedding: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273648


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs by Brian A. Zanker and Black and white drawings by the author and Jenny G.Lane. 133 pages A guide to bird-life trhoughout the world including an ornithological dictionary at the end of the book. View more info

Keeshond

By: Weil, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Neptune City, NJ, T.F.H. Publications: 1991

Seller ID: ID209008


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs and drawings. 192 pages View more info

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A Fish Caught in Time. The Search for the Coelacanth.

By: Weinberg, Samantha

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295059

ISBN: 1857029062


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. 239 pages The dramatic story of the discovery of a 400 million year old living fossil. View more info

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The Dinosaur Papers 1676-1906

By: Weishampel, David & White, Nadine M. (Edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington and London, Smithsonian Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301995

ISBN: 1588341224


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 524 pages A unique collection fo journal articles and book excerpts about the beginnings of paleontology from Robert Plot's first discoveries to Henry Fairfield Osborn. Includes translations of classic dinosaur papers from France and Germany. All the papers included are placed into his... View more info

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Australian Bush Sounds

By: Weismann, Carl & Keast, Allen

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299911


Square Octavo Size [approx. 20 x 20cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. EP record inside Front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 20 pages This is a further collection of sounds from the Australian bush made by Carl and Lise Weisemann whose previous collection achieved a spectacular success, View more info

The Romance of Water

By: Wendt, Herbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Scientific Book Club: 1970

Edition: Scientific book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID266795


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. viii, 220 pages The author establishes the seminal role water has played in nature. View more info

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Forage Evaluation Concepts and Techniques Proceedings of a workshop entitled "Forage Evaluation and Utilization - an appraisal of concepts and techniques" held in Armidale, NSW 27-31 October 1980

By: Wheeler, J.L. & Mochrie, R.D. [Editors]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, American Forage & Grassland Council and CSIRO: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276191

ISBN: 0643027521


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & white illustrations. 582 pages Book is broken into sections headed The Use of Forage; Evaluating Forage in the Laboratory; Evaluating Forage with Confined Animals; Evaluating Forage with Grazing Animals; Constructing Grazing Systems; and Synthesis. View more info

A Handlist of The Birds of Victoria

By: WHEELER, W. Roy

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Ornithological Research: 1967

Seller ID: ID9283


Very Good/no Dustjacket, Some silverfish flecking to boards. [viii]88pages. View more info

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The Natural History of Selborne

By: White, Gilbert & Fisher, James (Editor & Introduction)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Press: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID285627


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some tears with small loss. Some sticker residue and small stain on front of DJ. Black & white illustrations. 296 pages View more info

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All About the Turtle ( A Sterling Color Nature Book)

By: White, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Sterling Publishing Co.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID226955

ISBN: 0806982764


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Black and white drawings. 72 pages Learn all you ever wanted to know about turtles. View more info

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No Way Home. The decline of the world's great animal migrations

By: Wilcove, David S.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Washington, Island Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299899

ISBN: 1559639857


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's blind stamp to prelims [unobtrusive]. Black & white illustrations. 245 pages View more info

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Crop Weeds

By: Wilding, J.L.: Barnett, A.G. & Amor, R.L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Inkata Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302758

ISBN: 0909605386


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition. Nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 153 pages View more info

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Bandoola

By: WILLIAMS, J.H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300635


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in a Fair Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at corners and spine ends, with some discolouration. Book has some offset to free endpapers. Colour and black & white illustrations by Henry C. Pitz. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 251pages. Williams was a British soldier who became an expert on elephants. This book is a follow up to his best-selling 'Elephant Bill'. View more info

Fall of the Sparrow

By: Williams, Jay

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID259639


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Black & white illustrations by Richard Taylor [of children's books fame]. 158 pages Explains why some species have disappeared. View more info

Samba and the Monkey Mind

By: Williams, Leonard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Quality Book Club: 1965

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID2152


Octavo size,, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected. B/W photos 144pages View more info

Naturalist

By: Wilson, Edward O.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Island Press. Shearwater Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273823

ISBN: 1559632887


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. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. xii, 380 pages Edward Wilson's autobiography provides fascinating insights into the making of a scientist and a look at some of the most thought-provoking ideas of the twentieth century. View more info