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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 is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and creasing. Dust jacket displays a two very small tears to the top ... View more info

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Mystery of Migration, The: The Story of Nature's Travellers Through the Cycle of the Seasons

By: Baker, Dr Robin (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Macdonald Futura Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI38

ISBN: 0354041975

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1235g, 256pgs, blue/grey endpapers. This book presents a thought-provoking survey of the movement of living organisms. Contents includes: what is migration; plants; invertebrates; insects; fish; amphibians and reptiles; birds; bats; aquatic mammals; land mammals; and man. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.2kg and may incur addi... View more info

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Australia Comes of Age: Rebellion, Independence, War and the Worker

By: Barber, George (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kensington, Australia, Bay Books Pty Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS200

ISBN: 0858359146

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with light blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 950gms 280 pages, blank endpapers. Australia Comes of Age is a history of Australia, looking at her fierce independence, from colonisation to the end of World War 2 and the ambitious migration program that brought thousands of people in from overseas to create a new home in Australia. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money wit... View more info

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Island of Hope, Island of Tears

By: Brownstone, David M.; Franck, Irene M.; and Brownstone, Douglass L.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Penguin Books: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISUSA44

ISBN: 0140088202

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 307pp, 234gms. In their own words, the stories of those who made the great migration through Ellis Island. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Incredible Journeys: Featuring the World's Greatest Animal Travellers

By: Marven, Nigel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, BBC Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: NATANI56

ISBN: 056338736X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint, 752gms, 192 pages. This book takes us into the world of 6 unique animal travellers following their epic odysseys across land, sea, and skies. Includes: barn swallow; caribou calf; short-finned eel; monarch butterfly; grey whale; and rattlesnake. Book is based on the BBC TV series of the same name. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bird Behaviour

By: Sparks, John

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: NATANI122

ISBN: 0600000915

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, reprint, 152gms, 159 pages. This book clearly explains bird courtship, migration, nest building, feeding habits, song patterns, social orders, signals for communication, and much more. 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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On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth With the Peregrine Falcon

By: Tennant, Alan

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI50

ISBN: 0375415513

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 686gms, 304 pages. In this book, Alan Tennant, a passionate observer of nature, recounts his effort to radio-track the transcontinental migration of the peregrine falcon - an investigation no one before him had ever taken to such lengths. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Vikings and Their Origins, The: Scandinavia in the First Millennium

By: Wilson, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, UK, Book Club Associates: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANC36

Condition: Fair to Good


Hardcover, reprint, 414g, 144pgs, black & white photographs. This book describes the history and culture of the Vikings from the beginning of the Christian era to the end of the Viking AGe in about AD 1100. Book is in fair to good condition with mild spotting throughout, and mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, and small tear on back (approx 1cm), otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask ... View more info