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Image for A Manual of Plain Directions for Planting and Cultivating Vineyards, and for making wine, in New South Wales.

A Manual of Plain Directions for Planting and Cultivating Vineyards, and for making wine, in New South Wales.

By: Busby, James

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sydney, David Ell Press: 1979[1830]

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID302313


Small Octavo Size [approx 18x12cm]. Near Fine condition in Red cloth boards with gilt to spine. Excellent condition. Black & white illustrations. This edition limited to 1000 copies. 99 pages [incl index] One of the earliest books on vines and wine in Australia. View more info

Danger Shark!

By: Butler, Jean Campbell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248803


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Red cloth boards. Black & white illustrations. 191 pages View more info

SHELLS Pleasures and Treasures

By: Cameron, Roderick

Price: $15.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID226959


Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Photographic Boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs along with black and white drawings. 127 pages A collection of the most splendid and interesting examoles of shells worldwide. View more info

Shells

By: Cameron, Roderick

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Octopus Books Limited: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID243309


Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. P32 and 100 have printers marks. P46/47marked. Illustrated with Colour photographs as well as black and white drawings. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 100 pages View more info

Why Animals Are Smarter Than Us

By: Campbell, Jenny (Compiler)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Smarter Than Jack/Avocado Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID256992


Oblong Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Colour illustrations. Does not include the free gift pack. x, 118 pages From the Smarter than Jack series to support Animal Welfare groups worldwide. View more info

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A Perfect Harmony

By: Caras, Roger A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224494


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 271 pages The intertwining lives of animals and humans throughout history. View more info

The Deadly Feast of Life

By: Carr, Donald

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Scientific Book Club: 1973

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID144444


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected. Prev owners signature to FFEP. 369pages View more info

WILD HERITAGE

By: CARRIGHAR, Sally

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID230803


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ chipped. Black & white illustrations. 276 pages View more info

The Twilight Seas

By: Carrighar, Sally

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID255214


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations by Peter Parnall. 179 pages A Blue Whale's journey. View more info

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Butterflies and Moths in Britain and Europe

By: Carter, David

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291284


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 192 pages A comprehensive guide to more than 300 species of butterflies and moths, illustrated by a unique combination of colour photographs of the species in the wild and as set specimens. View more info

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Endangered Plants

By: CEROVSKY, Jan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sunburst Books: 1995

Edition: 1st English Translation

Seller ID: ID212765


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and black & white maps. 176 pages A comprehensive, illustrated guide to the conservation of flowers, trees and shrubs. View more info

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Common Australian Birds of Towns and Gardens

By: Chapman, Graeme

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID186492


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. 143pages View more info

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Penguins Birds of Distinction

By: Chester, Jonathan (text and photographs)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Penguin: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID296418


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Colour map. 112 pages An excellent introduction to the nature of penguins View more info

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The Curse of the Labrador Duck. My Obsessive Quest to the Edge of Extinction

By: Chilton, Glen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2009

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID300922


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 305 pages View more info

The Struggle for the Great Barrier Reef

By: Clare, Patricia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12286


Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected. colour photos 224pages. View more info

Image for A Garland of Nightingales

A Garland of Nightingales

By: Clarke, Hockley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Gordon & Cremonesi: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12479


Octavo size Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A lovely book in excellent condition. 120pages. A harmonious medley of personal anecdotes about nightingales, observations of their habits and habitats, and the lyrical poetry which they have inspired. View more info

Image for Toadstools And Mushrooms and Other Larger Fungi of South Australia. Parts I and II 1934-1935

Toadstools And Mushrooms and Other Larger Fungi of South Australia. Parts I and II 1934-1935

By: Cleland, John Burton

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Government Printer: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302459


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 362 pages One of the Handbooks of the Flora and Fauna of South Australia series. View more info

Image for Australian Sea Fishes South of 30 degrees S (Revised Edition)

Australian Sea Fishes South of 30 degrees S (Revised Edition)

By: Coleman, Neville

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Doubleday: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID228004


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine lightly faded. Light chipping to DJ corners. Illustrated with colour photographs and black and white drawings/maps. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 302 pages With a Foreword by Dick Lewers. View more info

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Shell Collecting in Australia

By: Coleman, Neville

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, A.H. & A.W. Reed: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300395


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Very nice copy. Maps to endpapers. 176 pages View more info

Image for Monotremes and Marsupials A Reference for Zoological Institutions

Monotremes and Marsupials A Reference for Zoological Institutions

By: Collins Larry R.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1973

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID301867


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good Condition. The contents are excellent but the cover is a little marked and worn but complete. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 323 pages View more info