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Coral Reef Guide: Red Sea: The Definitive Guide to Over 1200 Species of Underwater Life

By Lieske, Ewald & Myers, Robert F.

London: Harper Collins, 2004. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. octavo. 384pp., colour plates, maps, bibliog., indexes,

$42.00

A Field Guide to Nests and Eggs of Australian Birds

By Beruldsen, Gordon

Adelaide: Rigby, 1980. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. small octavo. 448pp., colour & b/w pates, bibliog., index, Neat ownership inscription & ownerÕs bookplate on front paste-down o/w nice copy. Now scarce

$91.00

Whale Sharks: The Giants of Ningaloo Reef

By Taylor, Geoff

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1994. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. large octavo. 176pp., col. pls., text ills., bibliog., index, Neat ownership inscription o/w nice copy in like unclipped dust jacket

$33.60

Out of the Shadows, Mystery Animals of Australia

By Healy, Tony & Cropper, Paul

Sydney: Ironbark, 1994. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. large octavo. 200pp., b/w pls., maps, text ills., index, Unknown animals inc. Tasmanian Tiger, mainland thylacines, alien big cats, Queensland Marsupial Tiger, the Yowie, the Bunyip etc. Scarce & valuable reference

$112.00

A Guide to Incubation & Handraising Parrorts

By Digney, Phil

South Tweed Heads: ABK Publications, 1998. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. octavo. 103pp., colour plates, text ills., bibliog., A guide to breeding & keeping alive parrots; primarily Australian species. Extensive tables indicating required daily weight gain & examples of clutch size, incubation & fledging for different species. Scarce

$112.00

A Guide to Popular Conures as Pet and Aviary Birds

By Dorge, Ray & Gail Sibley

South Tweed Heads: ABK Publications, 2001. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. octavo. 112pp., colour plates, text ills., maps, bibliog., A guide to keeping & breeding theses attractive South American parrots. Uncommon

$70.00

Owls: Journeys around the World

By Hollands, David

Melbourne: Bloomings, 2004. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. large octavo. 237pp., colour & b/w plates, index, Superb volume. Owls; country by country

$42.00

Corals of the Great Barrier Reef

By Grant, Ern

Scarborough: The author, 1991. 1st ed. thus. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. tall octavo. 56pp., colour plates, index, Exceptional photographic guide to the coral species of the Great Barrier Reef

$16.80

Koi: A Handbook on Keeping Nishikigoi

By Kock, Servaas; Watt, Ronnie

London: New Holland, 2006. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. large octavo. 159pp., colour plates, text ills., glossary, index, One prelim excised o/w a nice copy

$42.00

Parrots of the World

By Forshaw, Joseph M. & Cooper, William T.

Melbourne: Lansdowne Press, 1981. 2nd edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. large octavo. 672pp., col. pls., text ills., maps, bibliog., indexes, Second revised edition. Dust jacket ÔprotectedÕ by contact o/w a very good copy

$63.00

The John Gould Collection from His Personal Library

By Gould, John

Melbourne: Ebes Douwma & Sotheby's Australia, 1987. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. large octavo. 182pp., frontis., col. pls., bibliog., Sotheby's price list, A unique reference in presenting all the Australian Lithographs in a concise and affordable volume. 1213 hand-coloured lithographs from the birds of Australia, New Guinea, and Papuan Islands. A monograph of kangaroos and the mammals of Australia.

$36.40

The Artist & the Scientists, Bringing Prehistory to Life

By Trusler, Peter, Vickers-Rich, Patricia & Thomas

Melbourne: Cambridge U. P., 2010. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. quarto. xii + 308pp., col. & b/w pls., text ills., references, index,

$33.60

Secrets of Animal Life

By Thomson, J. Arthur

London: Andrew Melrose, 1919. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Very Good. small octavo. viii + 324pp., index, Paper toning o/w a very good copy of an interesting natural science text retaining many amusing late Victorian ideas

$22.40

Rambler's Harvest: A Miscellany for Nature Lovers

By Barr, Donald (ed.)

Melbourne: Georgian House, 1944. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice copy. small octavo. 112pp., text ills., index, Very nice copy in unclipped dust jacket over card covers

$18.20

Finches and Their Care

By Aschenborn, Carl

Neptune City: T.F.H., 1990. 1st edition. laminated boards. Nice copy. large octavo. 159pp., colour plates, index, Inc. The cage; Birdroom & Aviary; Food & Feeding; Breeding; Illness; Individual species. Much of Australian interest

$33.60

Birds of the Antarctic

By Wilson, Edward (edited by Brian Roberts)

Poole: Blandford, 1967. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. quarto. 191pp., col. & b/w illusts., bibliog., index, Superb illustrations by Wilson. Neat ownership signature o/w nice copy in a like unclipped dust jacket with small closed tear at head of spine

$42.00

The Weird and the Beautiful: The Story of The Portuguese Man-of-War, The Sailors-by-the-Wind, and Their Exotic Relatives of the Deep

By Headstrom, Richard

New York: Cornwall Books, 1984. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. 194pp., text ills., glossary, bibliog., index,

$33.60

Shark: In Peril in the Sea

By Owen, David

London: Allen & Unwin, 2009. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. small octavo. xvi + 328pp., colour & b/w plates, notes, index, Account of Ôthese sophisticated guardians of our oceansÕ

$18.20

A Handbook of New Zealand Microfossils. (Foraminifera and Ostracoda): New Zealand Geological Survey Handbook

By Hornibrook, N de B.,

Wellington: Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, 1968. 1st edition. pictorial boards. Nice copy. tall octavo. 136pp., b/w plates, text ills., references, index, Information Series 62

$28.00

Biology of Marine Mammals

By Reynolds, John E. & Sentiel A. Rommel (eds.)

Melbourne: Melbourne U. P., 1999. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. quarto. viii + 578pp., b/w plates, text ills., appends., bibliog., index, ÔTaking an integrated approach to the biology of marine carnivores twenty-two prominent researchers compare marine mammals with one another and with terrestrial animals, providing a framework for fundamental biological and ecological concepts. They describe functional morphology, sensory systems, energetics, reproduction, communication and cognition, behaviour, distribution, population biology and feeding ecologyÕ

$33.60

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