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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

ISBN: 0718118669


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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The Quiet Fields

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

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1981

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID296202

ISBN: 0718120396


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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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

ISBN: 0718118154


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. 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 Spotted Sphinx

By: Adamson, Joy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins Harvill: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID306700


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price-clipped DJ is a little rubbed at spine ends and corners. Two mild tape stains to each of the free endpapers. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 224 pages The story of joy Adamason's long term relationship with Pippa the cheetah and how she finally was able to successfully return her to the wild. View more info

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Animal Behavior An Evolutionary Approach Sixth Edition

By: Alcock, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sunderland, Massachusetts, Sinauer Associates Inc: 1998

Edition: 6th Edition

Seller ID: ID306693

ISBN: 0878930094


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Black & white drawings. Previous owner's blindstamp to half-title page. 640pp + Glossary (6pp), Bibliography (51pp), Index View more info

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Turtles & Tortoises of the World

By: Alderton, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224805

ISBN: 0713719702


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. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs by Tony Tilford. 191 pages View more info

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Japanese Chin

By: Alexander, Mrs Claude V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Neptune City, NJ, T.F.H. Publications: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308000

ISBN: 0866225757


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 192 pages View more info

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

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

ISBN: 8183280854


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

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Water Its Global Nature

By: Allaby, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File Ltd: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302755

ISBN: 0816025266


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and Black & White Drawings. 208 pages View more info

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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

ISBN: 1863733078


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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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

ISBN: 0920852769


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

Image for The Nature Magpie. A cornucopia of facts, anecdotes, folklore and literature from the natural world

The Nature Magpie. A cornucopia of facts, anecdotes, folklore and literature from the natural world

By: Allen, Daniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Icon Books: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303398

ISBN: 1848315333


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. An excellent copy. Black & white illustrations. 244 pages View more info

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Zarafa

By: Allin, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1998

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID259259

ISBN: 0747222991


Octavo Size. Fine condition in a very goodDustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a little faded. Black & white illustrations. Maps to endpapers. 215 pages The true story of a giraffe's journey from the plains of Africa to the heart of post-Napoleonic France. 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

ISBN: 0226016021


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

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Wildlife of the Rivers

By: Amos, William H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1981

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID303280


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 232 pages. Animals and plants of the world's major rivers including Rhine, Amazon, Murray-Darling, Tangzte, Ganges etc. 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

Image for Giant Pandas (Wildlife Monographs)

Giant Pandas (Wildlife Monographs)

By: Angel, Heather

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Rickmansworth, Herts, Evans Mitchell Books: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299043

ISBN: 1901268136


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

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

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

ISBN: 0349107696


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

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The First Eden

By: Attenborough, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Collins/BBC Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID305291

ISBN: 0002198274


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 colour photographs and drawings. 240 pages View more info

Image for The Trials of Life A Natural History of Animal Behaviour

The Trials of Life A Natural History of Animal Behaviour

By: Attenborough, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, BBC/Collins: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305991

ISBN: 0002199122


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 320 pages This book focuses on how animals behave and why. View more info