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Image for Living Free: The Story of Elsa and Her Cubs

Living Free: The Story of Elsa and Her Cubs

By: Adamson, Joy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Collins & Harvill Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI6

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green, white and brown illustrated boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 675gms, 146 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. The continuation of George and Joy Adamson's relationship with Elsa, from the time of her mating with a wild lion until her cubs were a year old, is now described in Living Free. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, several small tea... View more info

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Natural History of Britain and Ireland, The

By: Angel, Heather; Duffy, Eric; Miles, John; Ogilvie, M. A.; Simms, Eric; Teagle. W. G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Peerage Books/Reed International: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT3

ISBN: 185052064X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark green boards with a yellow bird in the corner and pictorial dust jacket, Second Edition, 1,175gms, 256 pages, dark green endpapers. This exquisite book captures our natural scenery in all four seasons and is a tribute to the many aspects of nature. Book is in very good condition with no general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, a small rip to the spine of the dust jacket, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. At... View more info

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Living Planet, The: A Portrait of the Earth

By: Attenborough, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Readers Digest: 1985

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT27

ISBN: 0949819719

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, revised and enlarged edition, 1935gms, 368 pages. A special edition, based on a book which has already been made into a TV series with additional text and a host of superb illustrations added by Reader's Digest to create a unique record of our planet, its plants and wildlife. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good ... View more info

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Life of Birds, The

By: Attenborough, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, BBC Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI7

ISBN: 0563387920

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1145g, 320pgs, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Atlas of the Living World, The

By: Attenborough, David; Whitfield, Dr Philip; Moore, Dr Peter; and Cox, Prof. Barry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Guild Publishing: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: NATANI43

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint edition, 1625gms, 220pgs. This book reveals the ever-changing patterns of life on earth. It explains where animals and plants live, and why they exist where they do. It also traces the vital geographical dimensions of natural history in maps. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket ... View more info

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Natural Wonders of the World

By: Banyard, P J

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Book Club Associates: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISNAT31

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 988gms, 191 pages, green endpapers. This is an exciting study of the greatest creations of nature, beautifully illustrated by the world's leading photographers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in very good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bit About the Bush, A: Forests and Forestry in New South Wales

By: Baur, George N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NSW, Australia, Forestry Commission of New South Wales: 1972

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: NATPLA32

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 372gms, 87 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discoloration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only minor shelf wear. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with light creasing, chipping a few small to medium tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Noblest Stone, The: Carnarvon National Park

By: Bell, Chris

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Terrey Hills, NSW, Australia, Australian Geographic P/L: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT23

ISBN: 1862760152

Condition: Very Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 560g, 96pgs. This book introduces the reader to some of the hidden aspects of the dramatic Carnarvon National Park through stunning photographs and emotive text. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for On the Trail of the Dinosaurs: The Last Evidence on the Mighty Reptiles That Dominated Our Prehistoric Past

On the Trail of the Dinosaurs: The Last Evidence on the Mighty Reptiles That Dominated Our Prehistoric Past

By: Benton, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Quantum Publishing Ltd: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: NATANI52

ISBN: 1845730046

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, reprint, 942gms, 144 pages. This fully illustrated, full-colour book looks at some of the most important fossil finds ever made. It explores the scientific evidence and analyzes the discoveries in clear, understandable text, whilst also explaining modern techniques of excavation and analysis. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for Reign of the Reptiles, The: The Stories of the Most Fascinating Creatures Ever to Inhabit the Earth

Reign of the Reptiles, The: The Stories of the Most Fascinating Creatures Ever to Inhabit the Earth

By: Benton, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Quantum Publishing Ltd: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: NATANI53

ISBN: 1845730054

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, reprint, 944gms, 144 pages. This fully illustrated, full-colour book explains how reptiles evolved to rule prehistoric earth and provides a fascinating account of the reptile age. It specifically looks at the reptiles of 300 million years ago and those that emerged more recently. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for Gaia: Journey Into Vanishing Worlds

Gaia: Journey Into Vanishing Worlds

By: Berry, Mark (intro & verse)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Global Art in Action: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT24

ISBN: 1891024159

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1855g, 144pgs, blank endpapers. This book takes us to the remote tropical rain forests of Madagascar, Brazil, South Africa, Peru, Hawaii, and Costa Rica with fashion photographer Paige Deponte and writer Mark Perry. Haunting, sometimes raw, imagery offers a compelling yet unsentimental portrait of these rare and beautiful ecosystems, and the environmental degradation brought about by huma... View more info

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Uluru: Looking After Uluru-Kata Tjuta - The Anangu Way

By: Breeden, Stanley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: East Roseville, Australia, Simon & Schuster Australia: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT29

ISBN: 0731803590

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1100gms, 210 pages. This book not only describes the region's geological evolution and paints a sweeping picture of its natural history, but also captures the small details and fascinating changes as the seasons pass. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a medium size pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front pastedown endpaper. Dust jacket is in good... View more info

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Common Australian Birds of Towns and Gardens

By: Chapman, Graeme

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI10

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 475gms 143 pages, blank endpapers. This book will enable the reader to identify many of the common birds seen around towns, cities and gardens of Australia. Book is in good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear, and mild page discolouration. Dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and several small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached pic... View more info

Image for Common Australian Birds of Towns and Gardens

Common Australian Birds of Towns and Gardens

By: Chapman, Graeme

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI47

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 475gms 143 pages, blank endpapers. This book will enable the reader to identify many of the common birds seen around towns, cities and gardens of Australia. Book is in good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear, and mild page discolouration. There are two small pen marks on the inside front blank endpaper made by the previous owner. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moder... View more info

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Age of Reptiles, The

By: Colbert, Edwin H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Dover Publications: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: NATANI41

ISBN: 0486293777

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 328gms, 252pgs. This book presents a concise, detailed review of the Age of Reptiles with particular emphasis on the tetrapods, four-legged vertebrates that lived during the years of reptilian dominance. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Insects of Australia, The: A Textbook for Students and Research Workers

By: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Carlton, VIC, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI29

ISBN: 0522838375

Condition: Fair to Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 2.6kgs, 1029 pages. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, front endpaper has been cut out. Book is ex-library and carries the associated stampings and markings. Dust Jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear and mild tearing and has been covered in clear protective plastic and stuck down to boards, otherw... View more info

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Jacques Cousteau's Amazon Journey

By: Cousteau, Jacques-Yves; and Richards, Mose

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASA1

ISBN: 0949819794

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1545gms, 235 pages, 250 illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Jacques Cousteau and a team of divers, scientists, photographers and support personnel complete an 18 month long investigation of the great Amazon waterway. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book we... View more info

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Jacques Cousteau's Papua New Guinea Journey

By: Cousteau, Jacques-Yves; and Richards, Mose

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1989

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC24

ISBN: 0864381034

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1490gms, 224 pages, blue endpapers. In 1988, the Cousteau Society set out to explore the rich aquatic and land environments and the diverse cultures of the eastern half of the large Pacific island of New Guinea. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Spine at dust jacket shows some mild fa... View more info

Image for Cousteau's Papua New Guinea Journey

Cousteau's Papua New Guinea Journey

By: Cousteau, Jacques-Yves; and Richards, Mose

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1989

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC26

ISBN: 0864381034

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1490gms, 224 pages, blue endpapers. In 1988, the Cousteau Society set out to explore the rich aquatic and land environments and the diverse cultures of the eastern half of the large Pacific island of New Guinea. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. ... View more info

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Prehistoric Animals

By: Cox, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, The: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI14

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Edition, 150gms, 160 pages. Within this book Barry Cox guides readers thought the collection and classification of fossils, formation of rocks, history of vertebrates and the changing scenes of life as the vertebrates evolved on this planet. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear, some damage to the last pages, slight curl to the front cover, previous owner's name and address on inside front cover, otherwise no other pre-love... View more info