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Creeks and Harbours of Western Port, with a Section on Common Birds of Western Port by Val Curtis

by Hawkins, Richard

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780959257809
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Self Published, Melbourne, 1983. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Sue Evans -- Illustrations, Maps by Richard Hawkins, Front Cover Art -- Joan Ingpen Boguda. 380 g.; V, 79 pages, last eight pages either navigational aids or blank pages for notes and/or boat reference guide, foreword by Dacry Smyth, Patron, Western Port Safety… Read more
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Wild Dogs, Working Dogs, Pedigrees & Pets: Dog & Man In Australian & New New Zealand Life

by Pollard, Jack (editor)

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Published
1968
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. foreword by editor, acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with black and white photography of both Australian and New Zealand dogs. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Robin Hill showing various dogs, with coloured… Read more
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Wild Dogs, Working Dogs, Pedigrees & Pets: Dog & Man In Australian & New New Zealand Life

by Pollard, Jack (editor)

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Published
1968
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. foreword by editor, acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with black and white photography of both Australian and New Zealand dogs. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Robin Hill showing various dogs, with coloured titles… Read more
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Birds of Australia in Colour

by Stevens, Lyla

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No date
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Whitcombe & Tombs, Melbourne, No date. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Anne Lissenden. V, 62 pages, last page blank, foreword by author. The text is illustrated with 31 colour plates, and 31 tiny pictures opposite in black and white. Colour illustrated boards with gray textured coloured background with… Read more
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The Courtship of Birds

by Simon, Hilda

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780304299317
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Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: The Author. 750 g; 190 pages, with bibliography, indexed, list of scientific names of birds illustrated in this book, with a list of the many colour illustrations drawn by the author in colour, which are part page, full-page and double… Read more
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Lovebirds and Related Parrots

by Smith, George a

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909605148
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Inkata Press, Melbourne, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Diagrammatic. 800 g; X, 182 pages, includes reading list, index. Illustrated with tables, line drawn maps and diagrams, and colour photographic plates. Colour illustrated dust jacket. The dust jacket is somewhat tired and rubbed across the top edge. … Read more
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Menura the Lyrebird

by Pollock, Harold J

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Jacaranda Press, Brisbane, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 250 g; 20 pp., 4 pp black and white photographs. Full-colour photo on front cover. Pollock had personal contact with Lyrebirds, recording and filming them. A 45 rpm record of their voices is included with the book. . Minor… Read more
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The Ways of an Eagle

by MacNally, Lea

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002622080
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Collins and Harvill Press, London, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. VIII, 144 pages, last page blank, foreword by author, list of illustrations bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with five colour photographs and 17 black and white photographs in three sections. Green coloured boards with gilt titles to… Read more
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The Heritage of Australian Birds

by Holmes, Glenn

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780730101734
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Currawong Press, Balgowah, New South Wales, 1991. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Robert Edden. 1.15 kg; 112pp., acknowledgements, appendix. Illustrated frontispiece, showing Eastern Spinebill and the title page is also illustrated by Piping Shrikes executed by Robert Edden. As are all the illustrations both black-and-white and full page plates illustrated… Read more
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Waterfowl in New South Wales

by Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and New South Wales Corner Protection Panel

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No date
Condition
Good
Edition
Not Stated
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Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and New South Wales Corner Protection Panel, Not Stated, No date. Not Stated. illustrated Card. Good/No Dust Jacket. 48pp., last bank. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations, maps and line drawings. Illustrated front cover, showing three ducks, with mustard coloured background and black writing on the… Read more
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Keeping Aviary Birds in Australia

by De Ross, Les

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701801458
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Signed by Author. 96 pp., preface, index. Text illustrated with colour of and black and white photographs and line drawings . There is a sticker on the title page which proclaims "for her help and encouragement and 'putting up' with the clacking of… Read more
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Bird Keeping in Australia

by Harman, Ian

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Published
1962
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor Condition. XII, 177 pp., + 3 blank, printed dustwrapper, 16 pages of black and white photographs. The silverfish were hungry and have almost eaten through the rear foldover fold, the top edge and the front foldover fold were not so appetising. Rubbing her… Read more
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Waterfowl in New South Wales

by Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and New South Wales Corner Protection Panel

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No date
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Good Condition
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Edition Unstated
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Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and New South Wales Corner Protection Panel, Not Stated, No date. Edition Unstated. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 48pp., last bank. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations, maps and line drawings. Illustrated front cover, showing three ducks, with mustard coloured background and black writing on the… Read more
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Extinct Birds

by Fuller, Errol

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Published
1987
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670817870
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Viking/Rainbird, London, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. 256 pp., list of illustrations, foreword by the Hon. Miriam Rothschild, preface by author, biographical nodes, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, showing Hawaii O'os by J. G Keuleman. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs, archival illustrations in colour,… Read more
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Nature Fantasy in Australia

by Chisholm, Alec H

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Published
1932
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, London, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XIV, 196 pp., preface, list of illustrations, scientific names of the birds mentioned in the text, index. Coloured frontispiece. Front endpaper is illustrated by a map. The text is illustrated with sepia photography. Blue… Read more
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A Key to the Birds of Australia; With Their Geographical Distribution

by Hall, Robert

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Published
1906
Condition
Good Condition
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Reprint
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Walker, May and Company, Melbourne, 1906. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XI, 124pp., a synopsis of the orders, index to genera, preface to second edition, preface to first edition, index, vernacular index and glossary. Map frontispiece. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations and line drawings. Blue textured boards with gilt… Read more
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The Lyrebirds of Sherbrooke

by Smith, L. H

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Georgian House, Melbourne, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. XII, 54 pp., photographic illustrated dustwrapper. 34 photographs in black and white accompany the text. Dustwrapper has numerous small tears and has suffered loss along top of the back panel and the top of the spine, and along the bottom edge… Read more
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Birds in Bass Strait

by Simpson, Ken

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Published
1972
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780589071080
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Reed Books, Sydney, 1972. First Edition. Stapled Laminated Illus. Board. Good/Good. 112 pp., ( actually 114 since pp 11-12 have been bound in twice), over 36 photographs (many colored), 2 maps and 2 charts, bibliography, index. Also has references to the mammals of Bass Strait. Colour illustrated dustwrapper matching the boards beneath. Minor edgewear of… Read more
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Some Garden Birds of South-East Australia

by Kloot, Tess; & McCulloch, Ellen M

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Collins, Sydney, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Rex Davies. 140 pp., acknowledgements, introduction by authors, bibliography and index. Text is illustrated in black and white line drawings of a is all coloured illustrations by Rex Davies. On the publication data page, is pasted on a slip stating first published… Read more
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Australian Birds and Their Young: a Portfolio of Paintings of Breeding Species of the Eastern States

by Lindsey, Terrence (text )

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726966507
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AU$40.89

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Cassell Australia, Stanmore, New South Wales, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Gladys O'Grady. 283pp., foreword by Terence Lindsay, index. The text is illustrated with full colour reproductions of paintings of Gladys O'Grady. Coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with white writing on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing Plumed Egret, with black background and… Read more
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