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Wild Orchids of Scotland, Allan, Brian; Woods, Patrick
1 Allan, Brian; Woods, Patrick Wild Orchids of Scotland
Edinburgh, Scotland HMSO 1993 0114942463 / 9780114942465 Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 9" x 11" Illustrated by Clarke, Sidney (Photography) 
New, unread, unmarked, minimal shelf wear. Detailed descriptions of all 28 species of Scotland's wild orchids. Includes maps, a comprehensive field key, and specially commissioned photographs. 
Price: 99.00 USD
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Australia's Southern Shores, Breidahl, Harry
2 Breidahl, Harry Australia's Southern Shores
Port Mebouume Victoria, Australia Lothian Pub Co 1997 0850917697 / 9780850917697 First Edition Paperback New 6 3/4" x 9 1/2" 
New, unread, unmarked. Illustrated throughout in color. Sponges, Worms, Anemones, Barnacles, Shrimps, Sea Snails, Bivalves, Sea Balls--A World Teaming with a Myriad of Marine and Plant Life. This is an easy-to-follow guide to the marine and plant life on the beach, on rocky and sheltered shores and in the water all year round. With over 300 illustrations, including 15 full-color field guides, this handy reference introduces you to the wonderful array of sea creatures, and their environment. Australia's Southern Shores, includes information on the area's natural history, beach combing, wildlife watching, conservation, seashore safety, introduced marine organisms and marine protected areas. Harry Breidahl is an experienced naturalist and educator with over 20 years of teaching, writing and studying the marine environment. Through his company , Nautilus Education, he produces educational materials and coordinates Seaweek, an annual Australian event focusing on the marine environment. So, if you want to know where you might find a mermaid's purse, look in Australia's Southern Shores. ; 160 pages 
Price: 32.50 USD
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Birds, Birds, Birds, Bruce Campbell et al
3 Bruce Campbell et al Birds, Birds, Birds
London, England Paul Hamlyn 1965 Not Stated Hardcover Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket 8 1/4" x 11" 
Straight and sharp corners, tight binding. Edgewear to DJ plus several closed tears at top edge. 24 color plates, b/w photos on nearly every page. ; 154 pages 
Price: 9.50 USD
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4 Burkhard Herbote, Illustrations By Author A Tree From Me: Gentle Reflections for a Friend
Melbourne, Australia Hill of Content 1993 0855722339 / 9780855722333 Hardcover New 6 1/2" x 8 3/4" 
Unread, unmarked. Pictorial cover, no DJ as issued. A small, yet extremely powerful discussion of friendship and understanding which uses a growing tree as a focal point. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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The Wilderness Gourmet: Recipes from the Wild, Byrd, William; Attalia, Joseph
5 Byrd, William; Attalia, Joseph The Wilderness Gourmet: Recipes from the Wild
Califon, NJ Ravenhaus 1999 0965984516 / 9780965984515 Hardcover New in New dust jacket 8 1/2" x 11" 
New, pristine. Over 200 delicious gourmet recipes using ingredients and game found in the wild, with step-by-step cooking directions. 248 pp. Illus. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Earth's Restless Surface, Deirdre Janson-Smith
6 Deirdre Janson-Smith Earth's Restless Surface
London HMSO (Her Majesty's Stationery Office) 1996 0113100566 / 9780113100569 Paperback New 8 1/4" x 8" 
Unread, unmarked. Explains how to recognize past events in the rocks and predicts the challenges of future change. Co-published with The Natural History Museum, London. 60 pages, 142 illustrations. Glossary and Index. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Green Volunteers: The World Guide to Voluntary Work in Nature Conservation, Funch, Bjarne S. (editor)
7 Funch, Bjarne S. (editor) Green Volunteers: The World Guide to Voluntary Work in Nature Conservation
Milano, Italy Green Volunteers 1999 Paperback Near Fine 5 1/2" x 8" 
The perfect guide for those interested in doing volunteer work with marine mammals, sea turtles, primates, and a wide range of wildlife in National Parks, rain forests and a variety of unusual locations. The book lists hundreds of organizations from all over the world. A summary of each organization is detailed with a description of each program, contact information, cost, duration, how to apply, and much more. 268 pages. Unread. 
Price: 5.99 USD
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8 Godet, Jean-Denis Trees and Shrubs of Great Britain and Northern Europe: A New System for Identifying Trees by Their Leaves and Needles
Basingstoke, Hampshire, United Kingdom Mosaik Books 1993 3576800042 / 9783576800045 First Thus Hardcover As New 8 1/2" x 11 1/2" 
Unread, minimal shelf wear. Pictorial cover, no DJ as issued. 216 pp. Over 1,600 stunning full-color photographs of 260 species using a new system for identifying trees by their leaves and needles. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Birds of the Indian Subcontinent (Local Colour Illustrated Guide to), Grewal, Bikram
9 Grewal, Bikram Birds of the Indian Subcontinent (Local Colour Illustrated Guide to)
Hong Kong Local Colour 2000 9628711075 / 9789628711079 Paperback As New 6 1/2" x 8 1/2" 
New, unread, unmarked. 214 pp. 440 color photos, 500 species with individual descriptions, when and where to see them. 
Price: 9.99 USD
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Opals of the Never Never, Haill, Robert G.
10 Haill, Robert G. Opals of the Never Never
Kenthurst, NSW, Australia Kangaroo Press 1995 0864176864 / 9780864176868 Revised Edition Paperback New 6" x 9" 
New, unread, unmarked. The fascinating and raucous history of an enduring Australian boom town. The outback outpost of Cobber Pedy has been the focus of a sustained opal rush since 1915. OPALS OF THE NEVER NEVER explores the town, the gem, and their inexorable link. Historians, sociologists, gem collectors and curiosity seekers will appreciate the singular phenomenon that is Cobber Pedy. OPALS OF THE NEVER NEVER is a lay person's guide to opal mining. Australia supplies opal to the jewelry trade of the whole world, and Coober Pedy produces the bulk of that. Coober Pedy (originally known as the Stuart Range) is an outback Australian town in the far north of South Australia, in the middle of a desert. The Aboriginal definition of Cobber Pedy is "white man in a burrow." U.S. mineral rushes for gold, silver and eventually uranium were brief and furious -- the hasty, rollicking communities that sprung up to support them are now ghost towns. Yet, while Cobber Pedy is a boom-town, its longevity defies the textbook definition and makes its history unique and fascinating. ; 128 pages 
Price: 24.50 USD
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The Strangest Cat & Dog Stories, Janusz Talalaj
11 Janusz Talalaj The Strangest Cat & Dog Stories
Melbourne, Australia Hill of Content 1996 0855722681 / 9780855722685 First Edition Paperback Fine 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" 
New, unread, minimal shelf wear. Compiled here are 222 of the oddest feline and canine stories, superstitions and customs. From talking dogs to cats in service of the Pentagon, nothing is left out but the ordinary. ; 146 pages 
Price: 3.94 USD
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A World of Ferns, Josephine M. Camus, A. Clive Jermy, Barry A. Thomas
12 Josephine M. Camus, A. Clive Jermy, Barry A. Thomas A World of Ferns
London, UK Natural History Museum Publications 1991 0113100116 / 9780113100118 First Edition Paperback New 8 3/4" x 10 3/4" 
Unread, unmarked. Ferns and their close relatives, the horsetails and clubmosses, grow in every corner of the world, except in deserts of sand and ice. Visitors to different lands have collected them and taken pleasure in their diversity for century. A World of Ferns introduces the wealth of variation in ferns through their natural habitats and opens up the world of ferns to everyone. This full color book shows the wide range of ferns in a variety of habitats. Some ferns are undivided, others are so finely dissected that they resemble lace and they range in length from a few fractions of an inch to over 21 feet long. From deserts to polar regions, this book opens up the diverse world of ferns to everyone. A World of Ferns is an indispensable guide to identifying ferns. The three authors have all been studying ferns for a long time and have served on the committee of the British Pteridological Society. Clearly, this is one book to give someone to kindle an interest in ferns. Those already familiar with ferns will enjoy time and time again seeing so many diverse pteridophytes as if they were alive. --American Fern Journal; 112 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Australian Waterbirds A Field Guide, Kingsford, Richard
13 Kingsford, Richard Australian Waterbirds A Field Guide
Kenthurst, NSW Australia Kangaroo Press 1991 086417330X / 9780864173300 First Edition Paperback Fine 5 1/4" x 8 1/4" 
The book is unread with some shelf wear including a 4" crease to front cover (wrap.) Map of Australia on end papers showing major rivers and good places to see waterbirds. 88 color photos. A brief account of the natural history of 88 species of waterbird which can be seen in the inland of Australia. ; 130 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Green Almanac: A Global Guide to Environmental Issues, MacLachlan, Graham
14 MacLachlan, Graham The Green Almanac: A Global Guide to Environmental Issues
Moffat, Scotland Lochar Publishing 1992 0948403721 / 9780948403729 First Edition Hardcover Fine with No dust jacket as issued 3 1/2" x 7" 
Unread, unmarked, minimal shelfwear. Pictorial boards, no dj as issued. ; 144 pages 
Price: 3.99 USD
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Splendid Plumage: Indian Birds by British Artists, Mahagan, Jagmohan
15 Mahagan, Jagmohan Splendid Plumage: Indian Birds by British Artists
Hong Kong Local Colour 2001 962871113X / 9789628711130 Hardcover New in New dust jacket 9 3/4" x 13 1/2" 
Unread, unmarked. 60 lithographs and Victorian engavings plus a detailed introduction covering the history of bird painting and lithography in India. ; 144 pages 
Price: 19.95 USD
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In Danger: Indian Wildlife and Habitat, Manfedi, Paola, Editor
16 Manfedi, Paola, Editor In Danger: Indian Wildlife and Habitat
Hong Kong Local Colour 1997 9622174671 / 9789622174672 Paperback New 9 1/4" x 12 1/2" Illustrated by Van Gruisen, Joanna 
Unread, unmarked. India's endangered species and habitats. 160 pages profusely illust.; Color Photographs 
Price: 14.00 USD
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17 McLean, Brenda A Pioneering Plantsman: A.K. Bulley and the Great Plant Hunters
London, United Kingdom The Stationery Office 1997 0112500188 / 9780112500186 First Edition Hardcover New in New dust jacket 7 1/2" x 9 1/2" 
New, unblemished. 79 b/w and 32 color illus. This is the story of Arthur K. Bulley (1861-1942), a colorful eccentric and visionary with a nose for profit and a love for flowers. He paid intrepid plant hunters to scour the mountains of China and the Himalayas for alpine and hardy plants. The plant hunters became famous, new species were discovered and gardens became enriched. Some of the plants introduced by Bully were several crocuses rhododendrons, Himalayan primulas and many other alpine flowers. Using formerly unpublished archives, author Brenda McLean shows the depth and passion Bulley had for flowers, often angering conservationists. He created natural habitats and a nursery to show and promote new flowers.; 184 pages 
Price: 27.50 USD
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18 Miller, David Seals
Lanark, Scotland Collin Baxter 1991 0948661240 / 9780948661242 First Edition Paperback Near Fine 9 3/4" x 8 3/4" 
Unread,unmarked, light shelf wear to wraps. Clean, bright text. Expert text and superb photographs combine to celebrate the life of the seal. ; 48 pages 
Price: 5.99 USD
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Sydney Wildflowers Bushwalks, Mundy, Jane
19 Mundy, Jane Sydney Wildflowers Bushwalks
Kenthurst, NSW Australia Kangaroo Pr 1990 0864173350 / 9780864173355 First Edition Paperback As New 7 " x 9 1/2" Illustrated by Bayley, Paul, Photographer 
Unread, unmarked. 96 pp incl 16 pp of color photos. Index. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Leaf Tail, Narelle Oliver
20 Narelle Oliver Leaf Tail
Port Melbourne, Australia Lothian Publishing 1994 0850916534 / 9780850916539 Paperback As New 9" x 11" 
New, unread, unmarked. Linocut illustrations. The splendor and diversity of the rainforest through the eyes of a curious lizard. An unusual and gorgeous illustrative technique adds to the exotic flavor.Leaf Tail is a lizard. But he is no ordinary lizard, and he lives in a far from ordinary place. For he is a Northern leaf-tailed Gecko and his home is the rainforest of Queensland, Australia. In this charmingly illustrate book, artist and naturalist Narelle Oliver takes us on a delightful journey into the Australian rainforest. Here, tracing the adventures of the little lizard, we meet some of the fascinating wildlife of this mysterious world. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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