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The Great Seasons

By: Bellamy, David & Mackie, Sheila

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID202803


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with 67 pages of colour plates. 152pages & 67 plates David Bellamy and Sheila Mackie unfold in words and pictures the story of the flora and fauna of an English dale from the great winter (ice age) through the succeeding ages to the present day. View more info

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A Nature-Lover's Notebook

By: Bellchambers, T. P. Edited and with a Foreword by Herbert Basedow

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Nature Lovers' League: [1931]

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299563


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Covers are a little marked with mild wear to top and tail of spine. Some home-made but neat sticky tape repairs to the top corner of the title page and to the lower edge of pages 188 and 190. Otherwise sturdy and clean. Full page sepia-toned photographs. 192 pages Naturalist, Thomas Paine Bellchambers, founded the Wild Life Sanctuary at Humbug Scrub in 1905 and was well known internationally for his study of the M... View more info

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Pig Diseases

By: Belschner, H.G.; Love, Robert J. (fully Revised by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID258078


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ spine is sunned and minor damage to base of DJ spine - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 152 pages View more info

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Shores of Macquarie Island

By: Bennett, Isobel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295718


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. Previous owner has neatly cover the dustjacket with clear adhesive film attached to the book. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 69 pages View more info

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The Observer's Book of Birds

By: Benson, S. Vere

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co.: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID296784


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. DJ is edgeworn with some mild age-toning. 224 pages No 1 in the Observer's Book Series. View more info

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Keeping and Breeding Gerbils

By: Bernhard, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Neptune City, NJ, T.F.H. Publications: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID299091


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Remainder mark to leading-edge. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 160 pages Refreshingly complete and well written, this volume goes beyond the mere basics of gerbil management and concentrates on al lthe practical considerations of the owner. View more info

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Where to Watch Birds in Southern Africa

By: Berruti, A. & Sinclair, J.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cape Town, C. Struik Publishers: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276558


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs, Black & White drawings and maps. 302 pages This book is designed for both locals and visitors to South Africa and is a thoroughly research guide with invaluable advice on each of the eleven regions. View more info

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Larousse Encyclopedia of Animal Life

By: Bertin, Leon (et al)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID282777


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine faded. Illustrated with colour plates, black and white photographs and drawings. 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. 640 pages A systematic and comprehensive survey of the whole of the living world, excluding man. View more info

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PRIDE OF LIONS

By: Bertram, Brian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID119243


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 253 pages View more info

Field Work in Animal Biology

By: Besly, M.A.& Meyer, G.R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID269698


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Black & white illustrations. v, 110 pages With a Foreword by P.D.F. Murray. View more info

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The Naturalised Flora of South Australia

By: Black, J.M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299476


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Black & white illustrations by the author. An excellent copy. 192 pages John McConnell Black was a self trained but the most competent systematic botanist in South Australia at the time. This book preceded his more famous work 'The Flora of South Australia' and deals with plants naturalised in South Australia and propagating themselves spontaneously. View more info

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Flora of South Australia Part II Casuarinaceae- Euphorbiaceae and Part III Callitrichaceae - Plumbaginaceae (in one volume)

By: Black, J.M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA Govt: 1977

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID299537


Good Condition. Covered in clear plastic taped to covers by previous owner. Some faint tape stains to adjacent pages. Book a little faded at upper edge. Previous owner's details to title page. Black & white illustrations. [428 pages] View more info

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Flora of South Australia Part 1 Cyathaeceae-Orchidaceae (Third Edition)

By: Black, J.M.(Orchidaceae by Dr. R.S. Rogers); Revised and Updated by John P. Jessop

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA Govt: 1922

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: ID299536


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. Covered in clear plastic taped to inner-side of cover. Previous owner's details to title page. Some mild insect damage to the top of the title page. Previous owner's name stamped to fore and upper edges. Fortunately the interior is very good. Black & white illustrations. 466 pages View more info

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Flora of South Australia Part IV Oleaceae - Compositae

By: Black, J.M.; Revised by Enid L. Robertson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA Govt: 1965

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID299538


Good Condition. Covered in clear plastic taped to covers by previous owner. Some faint tape stains to adjacent pages. Previous owner's details to title page. Black & white illustrations. [323 pages] View more info

The Geese of Silver Lake

By: Blacklock, Craig

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stillwater MN, USA, Voyageur Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274315


Small Quarto Size [approx 21cm x 21.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light bump to upper board corners. Illustrated with Colour photographs by nature photographer Craig Blacklock. 64 pages A gallery of photographs and the story of giant Canadian geese. View more info

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Working Cats

By: Blakeston, Oswell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID301171


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped.Two very minor closed tears to the top edge of front cover of DJ (loss minimal). Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. approx 80 pages This book is a salute to professional cats - those who have become the cherished muses of celebrated writers, or ... View more info

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What Wildflower is That?

By: Blombery, Alec

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press: 1988

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID199303


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Over 750 colour photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 304 pages View more info

No Lady Has a Dog's Day

By: Bloom, Ursula

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID175071


Sm8vo. Very Good condition in Fair DJ, now protected. SCARCE. Spine slightly cocked and spine ends faded. B/w photos. DJ has tears to bottom edge that have been sticky taped. Tape stains to top & some chipping also. 191 pages. View more info

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Birds of the Australian Rainforests

By: Boles, Walter [Text]; Paintings by Robert Edden

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Reed: 1986

Seller ID: ID255464


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Lovely full page colour paintings by Robert Edden. Black and white location maps. 167 pages + Index Paintings by Robert Edden and Text by Walter Boles. View more info

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Native Trees of South Australia

By: Boomsma, C.D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Government: 1981

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID251860


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations and maps. 288 pages Bulletin 19 from the Woods and Forests Department of South Australia. View more info