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There are 48 books in this catalogue.
Archer, Michael:  The Kangaroo.
Book Number: 1914
Weldons Pty Limited 1985 4to. Red cloth. 263pp. Colour photographs throughout. Foreword by Gerald Durrell. Full of excellent photo's showing a personality to the animals. Index. very good, owner's inscription on fep.
Keywords: Kangaroo, fossil, species, emu, New Guinea
Price: $20.00


Mackenzie, Compton:  CATS' COMPANY
Book Number: 2616
Elek Books 1960 first first printing, Book is very good in lightlty rubbed d/w - clipped.
Keywords: For cat lovers generally but especially those who love Siamese Cats, G.Harrison Marks photos, hardcover, Animals Siamese Cats Cats
Price: $10.00


Cubitt, Gerald and Joyce, Peter:  THIS IS ZIMBABWE.
Book Number: 2892
Struik 1992 Quarto, boards, fine in d/w, map, colour illust., pp. 160. Colour photography of
Keywords: Zimbabwe's towns, landscape, and wildlife. Zimbabwe Africa photography travel wildlife
Price: $15.00


Carol and Vincent Serventy:  Koalas
Book Number: 2990
Child and Associates 1989 Illustrated boards, illustrated end pages, colour photographs throughout. Index. 63pp.
Keywords: australian animals, fauna
Price: $12.00


Falkus Hugh:  Wildtrack - Reminiscences of a Nature Detective
Book Number: 3385
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978 first edition brown boards Good/Good. FIRST EDITION. 8vo 254 pp, b/w illustrations,
Keywords: anibals, fish, birds, rivers, dunes, shores, fields, woodlands, mountains, england's lake district.
Price: $12.00


BROWN, THEO W.:  The Boy And The Shark.
Book Number: 3419
Sydney: Ataruka Publishing, 1979. blue cloth in very good d/w. A factual story of a boy's strange adventures with a huge shark in the South Pacific, and also of the group of dedicated youngsters who laboured without reward in the Great Barrier Reef, New Guinea, Fiji and French Polynesia to assist our understanding and knowledge of the ocean and its inhabitants. Profusely illustrated with the author's own photographs.
Keywords: HARKS. MARINE BIOLOGY. OCEANS. SEA. BEACH. SHARK REPELLANTS. PACIFIC OCEAN. GREAT BARRIER REEF. AUSTRALIA. FIJI. POLYNESIA. NEW GUINEA
Price: $15.00


Carlson, Wally photography by Hardy Wieting:  POYKE THE PARRAKEET featured in the cartoon Mostley Malarky
Book Number: 3680
All-Pet Books Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 1954 8vo in yellow wraps, with text in blue and green on front wrap and wraparound illustration of a budgie and an amphibian, plus the characters from the 'Mostly Malarky' cartoon on front. VG-. worn along hinges, wraps are bright.. Copy is VG+. photographs of a budgie in different situations, along with witty captions illuminating the budgies thoughts. 58 pp.
Keywords: budgie, budgerigar, dagwood, blondie
Price: $15.00


Scoble, John:  THE COMPLETE BOOK OF BUDGERIGARS
Book Number: 3864
Sydney: Lansdowne Press, 1981 4to. 144pp. Colour illus. Good/good
Keywords: birds budgerigars
Price: $15.00


Harris H.R.; revised and enlarged by W.H. Tombs:  The Poultry Book for Australasia
Book Number: 4580
Philip & Son Sydney 1915? 8vo. Paperback. 175pp. B/w ilus. One colour illus. Ads. Good condition with wear to spine ends,chipped cover. Scarce.
Keywords: poultry chickens australia new zealand australiasia hens roosters
Price: $55.00


Owen, Ellis:  Prehistoric Animals : the Extraordinary Story of Life before Man
Book Number: 4628
1975. London. Octopus 4to. hardcover. Very Good/Good d/w with small piece missing at top of spine. Full of full-color photographs of what the Dinosaurs supposedly looked like. Archaeology Illustrated end pages.
Keywords: dinosaur stories
Price: $12.00


Wang, Ya-ni (Yani):  Yani's Monkeys
Book Number: 5515
Foreign Languages Press, Beijing, Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 1st ed.
Keywords: art, animals,
Price: $18.00


Christopher Day:  The Homoeopathic Treatment of Small Animals - Principles and Practice
Book Number: 5610
Jain, India, 1988 reprint Good copy with rubbed covers. 152 pp, index.
Keywords: pets, cats, dogs
Price: $15.00


Mountfort, Guy:  Saving the Tiger
Book Number: 5693
New York, NY Viking 1981. 4to. hardcover. 120pp. index. colour & b/w photos throughout. very good. / very good d/w. with tiny tear top of spine.
Keywords: tigers asia india extiction cats world wildlife fund conservation programmes reserves jim corbett national park hunting
Price: $15.00


ADAMS Richard:  THE BUREAUCATS
Book Number: 5741
Viking Kestrel 1st ed. 1985 pictorial laminated boards, in same d/w. Po inscription on fep. Illustrated by ROBIN JACQUES. Amusing and masterfully told kitten tale. Beautifully illus. Fine in d/w.
Keywords: cat stories, kitten tales
Price: $10.00


Oberjohann H:  Wild Elephant Chase. Adventure in the Lake Chad Region.
Book Number: 5956
1953 1st ed Or. Brown cloth with elephant stamped on front and gilt title on spine, worn. Lightly foxed end pages, otherwise fine. 189pp.Frontis + 9 pp b w photos.
Keywords: elephants in the wild.
Price: $12.00


Nicol, Clive:  From the Roof of Africa
Book Number: 6084
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1972 first brittish edition green leatherette boards with gilt title. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 362pp, plates. A young game warden's 2 years in the primitive Simien Mountains of Ethiopia and his attempt to build a national park and game reserve there.
Keywords: ethiopia, game park.
Price: $12.00


Ennion, E.A. R. & N. Tinbergen:  Tracks
Book Number: 22871
Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1967 4to. hardcover. 60pp. illus. very good, owner's initials on fep. / very good d/w with a few small tears.
Keywords: animal tracks footprints drawings art indentification identifying birds interpretating
Price: $10.00


Walker, Clive:  Twilight of the Giants
Book Number: 23582
Sable Publishers, Ltd. South Africa 1978 4to. hardcover. 208pp. colour & b/w illus. good+, bottom page edges and fep a little wavy from moisture. / good d/w.
Keywords: elephants african
Price: $15.00


Freeman, Dan:  The Great Apes
Book Number: 23630
New York, Putnam's. 1979. 4to. hardcover. 192pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good+. / very good+ d/w.
Keywords: apes monkeys gorillas chimpanzees orangutans
Price: $15.00


Cochran, Doris M.:  Living amphibians of the world.
Book Number: 23632
New York, Doubleday, 1972 4to. hardcover. 199pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: amphibians frogs salamanders toads newts axolotl
Price: $15.00


Sternberg, Monica:  My Wishes Were Donkeys
Book Number: 25410
Pelham 8vo hardcover 127pp index, b/w plates. very good, owner's name on fep. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Donkeys My Wishes Were Donkeys Sternberg Monica
Price: $12.00


Lee, Raymond.:  Not so dumb; the life and times of the animal actors.
Book Number: 28055
Castle 1970 Large 8vo hardcover 235pp, b/w illus. very good / good d/w.
Keywords: Animals in motion pictures Not so dumb the life and times of the animal actors Lee Raymond
Price: $12.00


Anderson, Iris:  My bush babies
Book Number: 35828
South Melbourne, Vic. Macmillan 1979 8vo hardcover 127pp b/w illus. good+, cover edges chipped / very good d/w. Signed by author
Keywords: Animals My bush babies Anderson Iris
Price: $15.00


Allin, Michael:  Zarafa: The True Story of a Giraffe's Journey from the Plains of Africa to the Heart of Post-Napoleonic France
Book Number: 35813
Headline Book Publishing, Limited 1998 8vo hardcover 215pp index, b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. In 1826 Zarafa, a Masai giraffe, was presented to Charles X of France by the Viceroy of Egypt. From Parisienne women with their hair coiffured so high they had to sit on the floor of their carriages to men sporting hats and ties in elongated fashion, "a la Girafe" was born.
Keywords: History Biography Zarafa The True Story of a Giraffe's Journey from the Plains of Africa to the Heart of Post Napoleonic France Allin Michael
Price: $15.00


Williams, J. H.:  The Spotted Dear
Book Number: 36590
London: Rupert Hart Davis, 1957 8vo. hardcover. 261pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good clipped d/w.
Keywords: dear animals natural history stories
Price: $12.00


Hediger, Dr. H.:  Studies of the Psychology and Behavior of Captive Animals in Zoos and Circuses.
Book Number: 37194
Butterworths Scientific Publications London 1955 8vo. green cloth hardcover. 166pp. index. b/w illus. very good. / no d/w.
Keywords: Psychology Behavior Captive Animals Zoos Circuses.
Price: $18.00


Levit, Robin:  Jirrahlinga: the Story of an Australian Wildlife Refuge, it's Creator, it's Carers and it's Visitors, The Story of an Australian Wildlife Refuge, Its Creator, Its Carers and Its Inmates
Book Number: 39671
Hudson Publishing Services 2002 8vo hardcover 216pp, b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. From the mid-1970s, Tehree Gordon has worked to establish a model wildlife sanctuary at Jirrahlinga, Barwon Heads, Victoria, complete with an animal hospital. This book is also about the wildlife, birds, mammals, sea creatures and reptiles that are brought to Jirrahlinga.
Keywords: Australian Wildlife Refuge animals fauna
Price: $25.00


Adams, Phillip:  Adam's Ark - Dogs, frogs, roos, bulls and other memorable animals
Book Number: 40420
Penguin Viking 2004 8vo. blue papered boards in very good d/w. Inscribed by author on title page. 340pp. Very good copy. Parrots in the chimney, frogs in the loo, a kangaroo in the garage and bats in the bed. Phillip Adams has experienced all these and more since taking up residence in country New South Wales. Here, in a largely affectionate tribute to the animals with whom Adams and his family share their home, as well as the many animals who have crossed paths with him throughout his life, he shares the stories of a motley bunch of creatures. A funny, sometimes heartwarming, sometimes challenging collection of stories that celebrates the importance of animals in our lives
Keywords: Parrots in the chimney, frogs in the loo, a kangaroo in the garage and bats in the bed.
Price: $15.00


Carter, Mare.:  A wild life : bringing up a bush menagerie
Book Number: 41046
Milsons Point, N.S.W. Bantam Books 2001 8vo softcover 340pp colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's name on fep, top corner slightly bumped.
Keywords: Carter family Glenrock Farm Wildlife Refuge Wildlife refuges New South Wales Menageries New South Wales A wild life bringing up a bush menagerie Carter Mare
Price: $8.00


The Post-Graduate Committee in Veterinary Science - Dr. Margaret Sabine:  Proceedings No. 16 of Course for Veterinarians ( The JD Stewart Course for 1972) on Virology and Virus Diseases
Book Number: 41190
The University of Sydney Feb, 14-18 1972 4to. Stif card covers. Cloth along spine, Hand bound. 375pp. Lecturers include Sir Macfarlane Burnet, M. Sabine, D.C. Dorman, D.O. White, K.G. Johnson, J. Dineen, A.C. Webster, I. Littlejohns, R.A. Hawkes, I.D. Marshall, T.D. StGeorge, M.P. Alpers, A.M. Murphy, W.G. Laver, J.H. Pope, Doherty, Cumming, Johnson, Studdert, Farrow, Spradbrow, Campbell, Hutchins, Snowdon, Loomis, French.
Keywords: Cat, Dog, Horses, Horse, Swine, Pigs, Cattle, Cattle Sheep,
Price: $30.00



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