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Australian Natural History

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Australian Birds - True Life Stories, Reilly, Pauline
41 Reilly, Pauline Australian Birds - True Life Stories
Kenturst Kangaroo Press 1989 0 86417 269 9 / 9780864172693 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Square Octavo Rolland, Will 
128 p. Corners a little bumped. Light general and edgewear to illustrated boards. Previous owner's name tidily inked to front pastedown. Internally unmarked, uncreased. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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42 Ronald Strahan, Neville W. Cayley What Mammal is That?
Australia Angus & Robertson 1987 0207153256 / 9780207153259 First Australian Hard Cover Good+ Good Folio Neville Cayley, Peter Schouten 
270pp. Numeous colour illustrations. "...an informative reference giving up-to-date information about Australia's unique mammals." Excellent condition internally, some edgewear to boards, particularly near spine. Dustjacket with some edgewear and numerous small markings on the laminate. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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Wildflowers of Victoria, Rosser, Celia
43 Rosser, Celia Wildflowers of Victoria
Sydney Ure Smith 1975 0725402830 / 9780725402839 Reprint Paperback Very Good 32mo Celia Rosser 
105 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Two or three tiny faint specks to edges of text block and outer margins of pages. Otherwise internally clean, bright, solidly bound. A very early work by Rosser, who is best known for her banksia project. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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44 Seddon, George Swan Song: Reflections on Perth and Western Australia 1956-1995
Nedlands, Western Australia Centre for Studies in Australian Literature 1995 0864224281 / 9780864224286 First Paperback Good + Large Octavo 
viii, 247 pp. General and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Several long but shallow creases to back cover. Corners a little bumped and curled. Spine uncreased. Unmarked internally and solidly bound. Light crease to upper corner of last 50 or so pages. Illustrated with colour and b/w photos. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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45 Serventy, Vincent The Desert Sea
South Melbourne Macmillan Australia 1985 033340050X / 9780333400500 First Hard Cover Good+ Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
ix, 173 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not price clipped but is a little chipped at the front corners. Red cloth boards have a little edgewear and a few light stains. Internally bright, clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Aviculture in Australia: Keeping and breeding aviary birds., Shephard, Mark
46 Shephard, Mark Aviculture in Australia: Keeping and breeding aviary birds.
Prahran, Victoria Black Cockatoo Press 1989 0958810605 / 9780958810609 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
ix, 380 pp. Light edgewear (creasing) to unclipped dj; a few stains to reverse of dj. Wear to lower edge of green boards (which are clean and square). A little yellowing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Illustrated with colour plates and b/w diagrams, drawings, map. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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47 Strahan, Ronald. Illustrations by Neville W. Cayley and Peter Schouten Neville Cayley's What Mammal Is That?
North Ryde, NSW Angus & Robertson 1987 0207153256 / 9780207153259 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Small Folio Neville Cayley, Peter Schouten 
xxii, 270 pp. Unclipped dustwrapper has a little sunning to backstrip panel, and very light edgewear. Upper edge of text block faintly foxed. Wear to extremities of backstrip and corners of brown boards. Internally bright and clean, unwrinkled, solidly bound. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Peninsula Plants and Peninsula Plants Volume Two (two separate volumes), Strickland, Kathie and Peter
48 Strickland, Kathie and Peter Peninsula Plants and Peninsula Plants Volume Two (two separate volumes)
Balnarring, Victoria Kareelah Bush Nursery 1995 Paperback Very Good Octavo 
199 pp. and 201 pp. Extremely light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. Black-and-white drawings in the text. The two volumes comprise a field guide to indigenous plants of the Mornington Peninsula with Notes on Cultivation. 
Price: 36.00 AUD
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49 Taylor, Jan Evolution in the Outback: Time in the North-West of Australia
Kenthurst, NSW Kangaroo Press 1987 0864171056 / 9780864171054 First Hard Cover Very Good Good + Quarto 
128 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in clear removable sleeve, is not price clipped but is a little wavy from having been trapped in (previous) plastic sleeve. Brown cloth boards very lightly bumped at corners. Faint pencil marks to ffep, a llittle sticker residue to rear fep. Internally clean, bright and solidly bound. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Our Own Trees: A First Book on the Australian Forest, Vidler, Edward A.
50 Vidler, Edward A. Our Own Trees: A First Book on the Australian Forest
North Melbourne W. A Hamer 1930 First Hard Cover Very Good Octavo 
64 pp. The original paperback publication has been bound in green boards with gilt lettering on the front (blank spine) and complete with green bound-in placekeeping ribbon and speckle tinted edges of text block. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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51 Walker, Ken L., and Graham A. Milledge Spiders Commonly Found in Melbourne and Surrounding Regions
Melbourne Royal Society of Victoria 1992 0958778534 First Paperback - Stapled Near Fine Square 12mo Graham A. Milledge 
52 pp. Extremely light edgewear. Illustrated with b/w drawings and colour photos. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Jeemuluk the Young Noisy Scrub-Bird, Wallace Hine, Corinn
52 Wallace Hine, Corinn Jeemuluk the Young Noisy Scrub-Bird
Como WA Dept. of Conservation and Land Management 1999 0730968901 / 9780730968900 First Paperback Very Good Octavo Carol Ann O'Connor 
Unpaginated [30 pgs]. Very light wear to illustrated covers; tiny creases at corners and heel of spine. Internally as new. "Jeemuluk is a little bird with a big song who is looking for a home. His journey takes a surprising detour." 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Grahame Webb's Crocodiles of Australia, Webb, Grahame, and Charlie Manolis
53 Webb, Grahame, and Charlie Manolis Grahame Webb's Crocodiles of Australia
Frenchs Forest, NSW Reed Books 1989 0730102548 / 9780730102540 First Decorated Cloth Very Good Very Good Quarto 
160 pp. Short chips and tears to front corners of unclipped dustjacket. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Bibliography, index. Colour photos throughout. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Australian Terrestrial Orchids, Woolcock, Collin and Dorothy
54 Woolcock, Collin and Dorothy Australian Terrestrial Orchids
Melbourne Thomas Nelson Australia 1984 0170062856 / 9780170062855 First Hard Cover Good Good Quarto C. E. Woolcock 
154 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A few splotches to upper edge of text block. Faint stains to first four or five pages. All else clean, bright and solidly bound. Colour and black-and-white illustrations. 72 colour plates, glossary, references, index. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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55 Woolcock, Leona Wildflowers of the Mount Lofty Ranges: Fleurieu Peninsula to Barossa Valley
Wakefield Press 1985 0958873208 / 9780958873208 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
vi, 186 pp. Light general (rubbing) and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Spine is not creased but is slightly canted. Faint yellowing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Colour photos (including the wonderful Stephen Plowman photos of pressed specimens) throughout. Colour map of the southern Mt. Lofty Ranges. Illustrated endpapers. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Remnants of Green: A Rainforest Journey, Young, Anne, and Heinrich Herbert
56 Young, Anne, and Heinrich Herbert Remnants of Green: A Rainforest Journey
Kenthurst NSW Kangaroo Press 1989 0864172710 / 9780864172716 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto 
56 pp. Very light wear to corners and spine ends. Faint shallow scratch to back cover. Internally as new. Includes glossary. "... illustrates rainforests typical of New South Wales and southern Queensland. The more obvious inhabitants ..., from forest floor to leafy canopy, are featured in the journey." Beautiful, detailed colour illustrations throughout. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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