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Used and Out of Print Books on Marine Life and Fishing
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A Coastal Diary: A Study of One of Australia's Wildest and Most Beautiful Coastlines -by- John Landy. The author's study of the Victorian Otways coastline; superb colour photographs of seaweeds, birds, shells, flowers and insects - all the elements of a delicate and complex coastal ecosystem; a diary which reflects the changing of the seasons; also tells of shipwrecks and heroic rescues, formidable journeys and memorable characters. (Macmillan Australia. Sydney. 1993) ISBN 073290773X. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 242 pages. Dust jacket is worn on edges and corners. A few grubby marks on edges of pages and on rear endpaper. Else very good. Weighs 1.4 kilograms.
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A Collector's Guide to Seashells of The World -by- Jerome M Eisenberg. Illustrated with photographs and drawings by the author. (McGraw-Hill Book Co. New York. 1981) ISBN 0070191409. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 239 pages. Dust jacket is bumped on edges with a few small tears and has a small piece torn away from the top of the spine. Light foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weighs 1.1 kilograms.
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A Field Guide To Australian Shells Prosobranch Gastropods Illustrating and Describing 700 Species of
Marine Gastropods Found in Australian Waters, B R Wilson, K Gillett, 0589501208, books on sea shells, books on shells, books on Australian shells, used books, 
for sale A Field Guide To Australian Shells Prosobranch Gastropods, Illustrating and Describing 700 Species of Marine Gastropods Found in Australian Waters -by- B R Wilson & K Gillett (A H & A W Reed Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1979) ISBN 0589501208. Used small hardcover book in dust jacket. 287 pages. Book and dust jacket have been bumped on upper corners and lower end of spine with small tears resulting in the dust jacket. Else very good.
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A Field Guide to The Common Sea and Estuary Fishes of Non-Tropical Australia, J M Thomson, 0002192713, 
books on fish, books on Australian fish, used books, for sale A Field Guide to The Common Sea and Estuary Fishes of Non-Tropical Australia -by- J M Thomson. Illustrated with paintings -by- Margaret Senior. (William Collins Publishers. Sydney. 1977) ISBN 0002192713. Used book. Hardcover book with dust jacket. 144 pages. Dust jacket is sunned on upper edge with a few very small chips. Two small sections of insect damage to lower edge of front flap of dust jacket and underlying board. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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A Field Guide to The Common Shelled Molluscs of New South Wales Estuaries, Kenneth Robinson,  
Philip Gibbs, books on Phylum Mollusca, books on Bivalvia, books on Gastropoda, books on Prosobranchia, books on Pulmonata, 090934602X, used books, for sale A Field Guide to The Common Shelled Molluscs of New South Wales Estuaries -by- Kenneth Robinson and Philip Gibbs. Covers Phylum Mollusca: Class Bivalvia; Class Gastropoda Subclass Prosobranchia and Subclass Pulmonata; with references and glossary of terms. Illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings. (Coast and Wetlands Society. Sydney. 1982) ISBN 090934602X. Used booklet. Softcover book. 56 pages. Covers are grubby. Pages are very good.
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A Field Guide To The Reef Fishes of Tropical Australia and The Indo-Pacific Region -by- R H Carcasson. Describes nearly 2000 species with 737 illustrations - 400 in colour. (William Collins Sons & Co. London. 1977) ISBN 0002196654. Used small hardcover book. No dust jacket. Pictorial boards. 320 pages. Remainder mark on bottom of pages. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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A Practical Guide To Tropical Aquarium Fish -by- Richard Crow & Dave Keeley. A fully illustrated introduction to all aspects of keeping tropical freshwater and marine fishes in the aquarium; details and photographs of more than 120 fishes; practical information, with step by step instructions and summary panels; 180 colour photographs. (Tiger Books Int'l, London, 1992) ISBN 1855012065. Used large format hardcover book in dust jacket, 124 pages. A few small tears and small pieces torn from edges of dust jacket, else very good.
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A Revision of The Fiddler Crabs of Australia Ocypodinae Uca, R W George, Diana S Jones, 0313122X, 
0724486135, books on crabs, books on Australian crabs, books on fiddler crabs, books on Ocypodinae Uca, used books, for sale A Revision of The Fiddler Crabs of Australia (Ocypodinae: Uca) -by- R W George and Diana S Jones. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement No. 14. (Western Australian Museum. Perth. 1982) ISSN 0313122X. ISBN 0724486135. Used softcover booklet. 99 pages. Corners are bumped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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An Illustrated Guide to The Estuarine Polychaete Worms of New South Wales -by- Pat Hutchings. Illustrated -by- Ross Goldingay, The Australian Museum, Sydney. Covers habitat; habits; methods of collection; equipment needed to identify Polychaetes; how to use the key; stages in identifying Polychaetes to species level; key to the Polychaete families; Taxonomic Account: Polynoidae; Polyodontidae; Sigalionidae; Amphinomidae; Chrysopetalidae; Phyllodocidae; Pilaegidae; Hesionidae; Syllidae; Nereididae; Nephtyidae; Glycerisae; Goniadidae; Onuphidae; Eunicidae; Lumbrineridae; Dorvilleidae; Orbiniidae; Spionidae; Magelonidae; Chaetopteridae; Cirratulidae; Opheliidae; Capitellidae; Arenicolidae; Maldanidae; Oweniidae; Ampharetidae; Terebellidae; Trichobranchidae; Sabellidae; Serpulidae; Spirorbidae. (Coast and Wetlands Society. Sydney. 1984) Used Spiral-bound softcover book. 160 pages. Heavy foxing and some insect damage to edges of covers. Foxing on edges of pages. Else pages are very good.
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Aquatic Plants Of Australia: A Guide to The Identification of The Aquatic Ferns and Flowering Plants of Australia, Both Native and Naturalized -by- Helen I Aston. First Edition. (Melbourne University Press, First Edition, 1973) ISBN 0522840442. Used hardcover in dust jacket. 368 pages. Dust jacket is fair: heavily worn on edges and corners with small chips and tears. Small pieces torn from dust jacket at top of spine. Foxing on eps, first and last few pages and edges of pages. Name written on blank leaf facing title page. Text is very good.
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Australian Sea Fishes South of 30 Degrees South -by- Neville Coleman. Foreword -by- Dick Lewers. A colour guide to the sea fishes of southern Australia from the ocean surface to over 1000 metres below; almost 300 colour photographs; each species photographed has details of its family; common and scientific names, original author and date, habitat reference, distribution data, depth range, adult size, food habit, use and occurrence, and information on its special characteristics. (Doubleday. Sydney. 1980) ISBN 0868240184. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 302 pages. Dust jacket is stretched, bumped at both ends of spine and has a tear in top corner on the rear of the dust jacket. Shelfwear on lower edges of boards. Light foxing on endpapers. Else pages are very good. Weighs 1.2 kilograms.
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Australian Sea Fishes South of 30 Degrees South -by- Neville Coleman. Foreword -by- Dick Lewers. A colour guide to the sea fishes of southern Australia from the ocean surface to over 1000 metres below; almost 300 colour photographs; each species photographed has details of its family; common and scientific names, original author and date, habitat reference, distribution data, depth range, adult size, food habit, use and occurrence, and information on its special characteristics. (Doubleday. Sydney. 1980) ISBN 0868240184. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 302 pages. Dust jacket is damaged along upper edge and both ends of spine. some shelf wear on lower edge of boards. Some marks on edges of pages else pages are very good. Weighs 1.2 kilograms.
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Backyard Fish Farming -by- Paul Bryant, Kim Jauncey & Tim Atack. (Prism Press, Dorchester, 1980) ISBN 0904727246. Used softcover book. 170 pages. Covers are worn on edges. Foxing on edges of pages. Else good.
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Bibliography of The Great Barrier Reef Province, Edgar Frankel, Great Barrier Reef Marine 
Park Authority, R77/463. Cat No. 78 8195 7, 064203902X, books on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, used books, for sale Bibliography of The Great Barrier Reef Province -by- Edgar Frankel. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. R77/463. Cat No. 78 8195 7. (Australian Government Publishing Service. Canberra. 1978) ISBN 064203902X. Used book. Hardcover book. No dust jacket. 204 pages. Covers are lightly grubby. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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Biological Methods For The Assessment of Water Quality, John Cairns, K L Dickson, ASTM Special 
Technical Publication 528, American Society for Testing and Materials symposium papers, books on water quality testing, books on testing water quality, books 
on water quality, used books, for sale Biological Methods For The Assessment of Water Quality -by- John Cairns and K L Dickson. ASTM Special Technical Publication 528. Papers from the symposium presented at the Seventy-Fifth Annual Meeting for American Society for Testing and Materials held in Los Angeles on 26-29 June 1972. Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 72-97868. (American Society for Testing and Materials. Philadelphia, PA. Third printing. 1976) Used book. Hardcover book. No just jacket. 256 pages. Covers are grubby. Spine sunned. Small section of insect damage on edge of rear board. Foxing on endpapers and edges of pages. Else very good.
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Biology of Brackish Water -by- Dr. Adolf Remane and Dr. Carl Schlieper. Second Edition. (Die Binnengewasser Volume XXV). English edition. Illustrated with 165 figures and 50 tables in the text and on 4 folders. (Wiley Interscience Division. John Wiley and Sons Inc. New York. 2nd ed. 1971) ISBN 0471716405. Used book. Hardcover book. No dust jacket. 372 pages. Good orange cloth covers with black lettering. Hinge has cracked at the title page however binding is still firm. Foxing on edges of pages. Overall very good.
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Bryozoans, J S Ryland, 0091038715, books on Geology, books on Zoology, books on marine zoology, books on bryozoans, 
books on polyzoans, books on aquatic animals, books on marine animal species, used books, for sale Bryozoans -by- J S Ryland. First Edition. Geology. Zoology. The bryozoans, or polyzoans, are prolific colonial aquatic animals; marine species are found from the shore to the ocean depths, while fresh water species are wide distributed in lakes, ponds and rivers; many have calcareous skeletons, and these have provided the basis for a rich fossil record extending from the early Palaeozoic to the Quaternary. This book bridges the gap between geology and zoology and provides a simple account of the structure, evolution, physiology and ecology of extant bryozoans together with a discussion of their fossil history and interpretations of the biology and relationships on the extinct forms. (Hutchinson University Library. London. First Edition. 1970) ISBN 0091038715. Used book. Hardcover book in price-clipped dust jacket. 175 pages. A few small tears in dust jacket in upper edge. Spine of dust jacket is faded. Foxing on endpapers and edges of pages. else very good.
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Ciliated Protozoa: An Illustrated Guide to the Species Used as Biological Indicators in Freshwater Biology WHO Geneva 1972 -by- Nartmut Bick. With keys to families and genera. (World Health Organization. Geneva. 1972) Used book. Softcover. 198 pages. Some marks to covers. Spine is darkened and stained. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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Commercial Fisheries of New South Wales, N.S.W. State Fisheries bulletin, books on Australian 
fish, for sale Commercial Fisheries of New South Wales -compiled and edited by- V C McDonall. Line Drawings -by- J P Glaister. A brief outline of the commercial fisheries of New South Wales: the fisheries, the fishing methods used and the fish themselves. Illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings. (N.S.W. State Fisheries. 1982) Used book. 60 pages. Covers are lightly worn and creased. Pages are very good. Weight 230 grams.
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Diseases of Fishes Book I: Crustacea as Enemies of Fishes -by- Z Kabata -edited by- Dr Stanislas F Snieszko and Dr Herbert R Axelrod. Fisheries Research Board of Canada. (T.F.H. Publications. NJ. 1970) No ISBN. Used book. Hardcover book. No dust jacket. Pictorial boards. 171 pages. Foxing on edges of pages. Bumped at top of spine. Else very good.
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Diseases of Fishes, C van Duijn, Jnr, books on fish, books on fish diseases, used books, for sale Diseases of Fishes -by- C van Duijn, Jnr. Second Edition. (Iliffe Books Ltd. London. 2nd ed. 1967) No ISBN. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 309 pages. Dust jacket is price-clipped and torn on corners and at top of spine. Marks on edges of pages. Pen underlining and a few marks on the first few pages of text. Else pages are good.
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Encyclopedia Of Live Foods -by- Charles O Masters. Methods for collecting and culturing animals and plants used to feed aquarium fishes (T.F.H. Publications Ltd, Neptune City, NJ, 1975) ISBN 0876660936. Used hardcover book, no dust jacket, pictorial covers covered in clear contact, 336 pages. Ex-library with the usual marks and stamps, pocket on fep. Foxing on eps and edges of pages, else good.
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Exotic Tropical Fishes -by- Axelrod, Vorderwinkler et al. 29th Edition. (T F H Publications. 1985) Used hardcover book, no dust jacket, unpaginated. Pictorial covers, bumped in corners. Spine cocked. Hinge has cracked at fep however binding is firm. Edges of pages are grubby. Overall good. Weighs 1.5 kilograms.
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Fish and Shellfish Hygiene, World Health Organization Technical Report Series No. 550, WHO Expert 
Committee books, books on fish disease, books on shellfish disease, used books, for sale Fish and Shellfish Hygiene. World Health Organization Technical Report Series No. 550. Report of a WHO Expert Committee convened in cooperation with FAO. Chapters cover: Environmental factors in relation to fish and shellfish hygiene; Principal human diseases resulting from ingestion or contact with fish and shellfish; Principal diseases of aquatic food animals and their public health importance; Biotoxins of marine fish and shellfish; Epidemiological investigation of fish-borne and shellfish-borne disease; The safe handling of fish and shellfish and their products; Special consideration with regard to molluscan shellfish; The use of certain chemicals and food materials in fish and shellfish cultivation; Special problems of fish and shellfish in warm climates and in developing countries; Public health problems arising from international trade; Fish and shellfish hygiene inspection services; Requirements for training and education; Recommendations; Acknowledgements; Recognised fish-borne and shellfish-borne diseases of man; Selected bibliography on matters related to fish and shellfish hygiene. (World Health Organization. Geneva. 1974) Used softcover booklet. 64 pages. Heavy insect damage to edges of covers. However, only light insect damage to the edge of the last page only. All other pages are very good. Rare.
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Fundamentals Of Limnology -by- Franz Ruttner -translated by- D G Frey & F E Fry. First edition in English. Limnology (or Hydrobiology) is the investigation of the plant and animal associations (biocoenoses) which dwell in fresh water; this book grew out of the course in Hydrobiology which was given at the Biological Station at Lunz in Austria for some decades; most examples given in the text are drawn from conditions in the lakes of Lunz and from work carried on at the Lunz Station. (University of Toronto Press, 1953) Used hardcover book, no dust jacket, 242 pages, ex libris sticker inside cover, green cloth with faded gilt lettering on spine, corners bumped, wear to edges of boards and both ends of spine, hinge has split at title page and has been taped, foxing & light insect damage on edges of pages, else good.
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Fresh-Water Invertebrates of the United States -by- Robert W Pennak, Professor of Biology, University of Colorado. (The Ronald Press Company. New York. 1953) Library of Congress Catalog Number 52-12522. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 769 pages. Dust jacket is poor: stained and torn. Foxing on endpapers, first and last few pages and edges of pages. Else book is very good. Weight 2.1 kilograms.
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G P Whitley's Handbook of Australian Fishes, G P Whitley, Jack Pollard, 0909950911, books on 
fish, books on fish identification, books on Australian fish, used books, for sale G P Whitley's Handbook of Australian Fishes -edited by- Jack Pollard. The best of G P Whitley's work on bony fishes combined into one volume illustrated in black and white and colour. (Jack Pollard Publishing Pty Ltd. Sydney. Combined and Revised Edition. 1980) ISBN 0909950911. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 629 pages. Dust jacket is a little worn along upper edge and at both ends of spine. Shelf wear to edges of boards. Else very good. Weighs 1.1 kilograms.
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Guide to Australian Shells, Alan Hinton, used books on Australian sea shells, used books, for sale Guide to Australian Shells -by- Alan Hinton. 77 colour plates illustrating over 1,600 individual shells representing 1,060 distinct species of Australian shells. Illustrated in full colour with photographs by the author. (Robert Brown & Associates Pty Ltd. Port Moresby. Undated but circa 1978) No ISBN. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 77 pages plus index. Dust jacket bumped on edges. Foxing on first and last few pages and edges of pages. Else very good.
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Introduction To The Algae: Structure and Reproduction -by- Harold C Bold & Michael J Wynne. Covers Cyanochloronta; Chlorophycophyta; Charophyta; Euglenophycophyta; Phaeophycopphyta; Chrysophycophyta; Pyrrhophycophyta; Rhodophycophyta; Cryptophycophyta; Cultivation of Algae in the Laboratory. (Prentice-Hall Inc, 1978) ISBN 0134777867. Used hardcover book. No dust jacket. Pictorial covers. 706 pages. Covers are bumped and worn on corners and both ends of spine, and sunned on the spine. Foxing on edges of pages, else pages are very good. Weighs 1.4 kilograms.
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Ion Selective Electrodes For The Analysis Of Natural Waters: AMSA Handbook No. 2 -by- M Whitfield. The aim of this handbook is to introduce the non-specialist to the more practical aspects of electrode techniques; the theoretical discussion has been reduced to the minimum necessary for an accurate understanding of the functions and limitations of the electrode method. (The Australian Marine Sciences Association, Sydney, 1971) Used softcover book, 130 pages, neat pen underling on some pages, covers soiled, insect damage on edges, else good.
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Living Marine Molluscs, C M Young and T E Thompson, 0002190990, books on marine animals, 
books on aquatic life, books on molluscs, used books, for sale Living Marine Molluscs -by- C M Young and T E Thompson. The shells of oysters and scallops, whelks and periwinkles, winkles, arkshells, top shells and clams, cockles, mussels and limpets are familiar to us all; this book is about the animals which live inside them, and about the sea-snails, cuttlefish, octopus, squid, and sea slugs; includes a history of malacology; a description of molluscan structure and their classification; biology of molluscs. The authors describe in detail many species from British and North Atlantic areas but also draw examples from warmer latitudes and the world over. Illustrated with black and white line drawings and colour and black and white photographs. (William Collins Sons & Co. London. 1976) ISBN 0002190990. Used book. Hardcover book in price-clipped dust jacket. 288 pages. Foxing on rear of dust jacket, on endpapers and edges of pages. Else very good.
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Marine Fishes of Australian Waters, Kenneth Pulley, 0701803371, used books, for sale Marine Fishes of Australian Waters -by- Kenneth Pulley. (Lansdowne Press. Melbourne. 1974) ISBN 0701803371. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 104 pages. Dust jacket is stretched and worn along upper edge and bumped with a small hole on rear side edge. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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Marine Botany: An Australian Perspective -edited by- Margaret N Clayton & Robert J King (Longman Cheshire Pty Ltd, Melbourne, First Edition, 1981) ISBN 0582710723. Used softcover book. 468 pages. Covers are worn on edges. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weighs 1.1 kilograms.
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Marine Invertebrates of Southern Australia Part I, S A Shepherd, I M Thomas, 
Handbook of the Flora and Fauna of South Australia, used books, for sale Marine Invertebrates of Southern Australia Part I -edited by- S A Shepherd and I M Thomas. Handbook of the Flora and Fauna of South Australia. Chapters are: The Marine Environment (Thomas and Shepherd); Food Webs (King and Shepherd); Sponges (Phylum Porifera) (Berquist and Skinner); Cnidaria (or Coelenterata) (Southcott and Thomas); Hyroids (Class Hydrozoa) (Watson); Jellyfishes (Classes Scyphozoa and Hydrozoa) (Southcott); Class Anthozoa (Thomas and Shepherd); Sea anemones (Orders Actiniaria, Zoanthidea and Corallimorpharia) (Thomas and Shepherd); Stony Corals (Order Scleractinia or Madreporaria) (Shepherd and Veron); Octocorals (Subclass Octocorallia) (Grasshoff and Verseveldt); Soft corals or Alcyonarians (Orders Stolonifera, Telestacea and Alcyonacea) (Verseveldt); Pseudogorgian (Order Gastraxonacea) (Grasshoff); Gorgonians or sea fans (Order Gorgonacea) (Grasshoff); Seapens (Order Pennatulacea) (Utinomi and Shepherd); Polyclad flatworms (Phylum Platyhelminthes) (Prudhoe); Bristleworms (Phylum Annelida) (Hutchings); Sipunculans (Phylum Sipuncula) (Edmonds); Echiurans (Phylum Echiura) (Edmonds); Bryozoans (Phylum Bryozoa or Ectoprocta) (Bock); Echinoderms (Phylum Echinodermata) (Thomas); Feather-stars (Class Crinoidea) (Shepherd, Marshall and Rowe); Sea-stars (Class Asteroidea) (Zeidler and Shepherd); Brittle-stars (Class Ophiuroidea) (Baker); Sea urchins (Class Echinoidea) (Baker); Sea cucumbers (Class Holothurioidea) (Rowe). (Issued by the Handbooks Committee on behalf of the South Australian Government and published by favour of the honourable the Premier D O Tonkin, M.P. 1st February 1982) No ISBN. Used book. Softcover book. 491 pages. Covers worn on edges and corners. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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May Flies And Midges of New York: Third Report On Aquatic Insects: A Study Conducted at the Entomologic Field Station, Ithaca N.Y. Under the Direction of Ephraim Porter Felt D.Sc -by- James G Needham, Kenneth J Morton & O A Johannsen. Bulletin 86, Entomology 23, New York State Museum. (Published by the New York State Education Department, Albany, Bulletin 343, June 1905) Used hardcover book, no dust jacket, good green cloth lightly marked, good gilt lettering on spine, 352 pages + 37 plates, knocked in corners, name & date on fep, hinge has cracked at fep however binding is firm, light foxing on page edges, pages tanned, overall very good.
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Methods For The Study of Marine Benthos: IBP Handbook No. 16 -by- N A Holme and A D McIntyre. Published for the International Biological Programme 1971. (Blackwell Scientific Publications. Oxford. 1971) ISBN 063206420X. Used book. Softcover book. 334 pages. Initials are written on the front free endpaper. Covers are bumped on corners and both ends of spine. Marks on edges of pages. Pen underlining on some pages. Else good.
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Microbiological Water Quality Criteria, A Review For Australia, Australian Water Resources Technical 
Paper No. 85, Anne R McNeill, 0644038306, used books, for sale Microbiological Water Quality Criteria: A Review For Australia. Australian Water Resources Technical Paper No. 85 -by- Anne R McNeill. Department of Resources and Energy Australian Water Resources Council Research Paper No. 80/130. Chapters are: Introduction; Epidemiology of water-related infections; Occurrence and survival of pathogens in acquatic-related environments; Indicators of microbiological water quality; Detection methodology; Current Australian practices; Microbiological water quality criteria; Recommendations; Appendices; Glossary. Several fold-out tables. (Australian Government Puiblishing Service. Canberra. 1985) ISBN 0644038306. Used book. Softcover book. 566 pages. Initials written on first page. Cover are grubby. Corners of covers are bumped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else pages are very good. Weighs 1.1 kilograms.
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Modeling The Eutrophication Process, 0250400596, used books, for sale Modeling The Eutrophication Process -edited by- Middlebrooks, Falkenborg and Maloney. Environmental Science. Chapters are: Synopsis of workshop on modeling of the eutrophication process (McGauhey); Long-term lake recovery related to available phosphorus (Welch, Rock and Krull); Modeling algal growth dynamics in Shagwa Lake, Minnesota, with comments concerning projected restoration of the lake (Larsen, Mercier and Malueg); Simulation of urban runoff, nutrient loading, and biotic response of a shallow eutrophic lake (Huff, Koonce, Ivarson, Weiler, Dettman and Harris); Some aspects of phosphorus dynamics of the twin lakes watershed (Cooke, Bhargava, McComas, Wilson and Heath); The role of thermocline migration in regulating algal blooms (Stauffer and Lee); Need for an ecosystem perspective in eutrophication (Patten); Multi-nutrient dynamic models of algal growth and species competition in eutrophic lakes (Bierman, Verhoff, Poulson and Tenney); Rates of carbon, oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus cycling through microbial populations in stratified lakes (Cordeiro, Echelberger Jr and Verhoff); Capabilities and limitations of a nutrient-plankton model (Parker); Phytoplankton population changes and nutrient fluctuations in a simple aquatic ecosystem model (Lassiter and Kearns); Aquatic modeling in the eastern deciduous forest biome, U.S.-International Biological Program (Bloomfield, Park, Scavia and Zahorcak); A physical model for simulation of aquatic ecosystems (Falco and Saunders III); Activity analysis and the management of resources: a model for control of eutrophication (Porcella, Bishop and Grenney); Component description and analysis of environmental systems: oxygen utilization in aquatic microcosms (Hill IV and Porcella); Predicting the effects of nutrient diversion on lake recovery (Lorenzen). (Ann Arbor Science Publications Inc. 1974) ISBN 0250400596. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 228 pages. Dust jacket is poor: worn, creased, torn and chipped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else book is very good.
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Pacific Salmon And Steelhead Trout -by- R J Childerhose & Marj Trim. Covers the six species of Pacific salmon - sockeye salmon, pink salmon, coho salmon, chum salmon, chinook salmon, and masu salmon; provides details of their life histories, their incredible deep sea migrations, and their spawning habits; it is at once a plea for the salmonoids and an acknowledgement of the efforts of North American scientists to ensure their survival; over 100 colour photographs, species paintings by Harry Heine, species distribution maps, and 90 finely detailed line drawings by Joey Morgan. Included is a Colour Evaluation Guide for Pacific Salmon poster published by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. (Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, First Edition, 1979) ISBN 0888942184. Used hardcover book in dust jacket, 158 pages, inscription to previous owner on fep, dust jacket a little stretched on edges, else very good. This book weighs 1.4 kilograms.
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Physiology of Mollusca Volume I, Karl Wilbur and C M Yonge, books on molluscs, 
books on mollusca, books on marine molluscs, used books, for sale Physiology of Mollusca Volume I -edited by- Karl Wilbur and C M Yonge. Chapters are: Classification and structure of the mollusca (Morton and Yonge); Physiological aspects of the ecology of intertidal molluscs (Newell); Pgysiological aspects of ecology in nonmarine molluscs (Hunter); Reproduction of mollucsc (Fretter and Graham); Development of molluscs (Raven); The culture of marine bivalve larvae (Walne); Growth of molluscs (Wilbur and Owen); Shell formation of molluscs and regeneration of shells of molluscs (Wilbur); Osmotic and ionic regulation of molluscs (Robertson); Muscle and neuromuscular physiology of molluscs (Hoyle); Special effectors: luminous organs of molluscs - chromatophores of molluscs - pigments of molluscs - poison glands of molluscs (Nicol); Locomotion of molluscs (Morton); The Buoyancy of marine molluscs (Denton). (Academic Press Inc. New York. 1964) No ISBN. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 473 pages. Dust jacket is sunned on cover and spine with faded lettering and also worn and torn on edges and corners. Name of previous owner written on front free endpaper. Foxing on edges of pages. Else book is very good.
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Parasitic Copepoda of British Fishes -by- Z Kabata (The Ray Society, c/- The British Museum, London, 1979) ISBN 0903874059. Large hardcover book in dust jacket, 2025 pages. Dust jacket, originally worn and knocked on extremities, has been covered in clear contact. Inscription to previous owner by author dated 1979 on fep. Previous owner's name has been stamped on the title page and on the outer edges of pages. Light foxing on edges of pages. All else is very good. This book weighs 2.2 kilograms.
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Polychaete Conference Australian Museum July 1983: Programme, Abstracts and Participants. Programme of the International Polychaete Conference held at the Australian Museum, Sydney, in July, 1983. (D. West, Government Printer, New South Wales, 1983) Used spiral-bound softcover book. 98 pages. Notes written on most pages and inside the rear cover. Underlining on many pages. Else pages are very good.
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Porpoises And Sonar -by- Winthrop B Kellogg. (Phoenix Science Series. The University of Chicago Press. 1962) Used softcover book. 177 pages. Covers are grubby, worn and creased on edges, with a small chip on lower edge. Name and address written on rear cover. Foxing on edges of pages. Else pages are good.
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Recent Advances in Aquatic Mycology, E B Gareth Jones, books on mycology, books on marine fungi, 
books on freshwater fungi, books on mangroves, used books, for sale Recent Advances in Aquatic Mycology -edited by- E B Gareth Jones. Chapters cover: 1: Marine Fungi: (a) Ascomycetes, Fungi Imperfecti and Basidiomycetes: Lignicolous and algicolous fungi; Mangrove fungi: The succession in the mycoflora of red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle L.) seedlings; Yeasts in oceanic regions; Fungal degradation of oil in the marine environment; Physiology of the higher marine fungi; Cytochemistry of marine fungal spores. 1: Marine Fungi: (b) Lower Fungi: The phycomycetes; Morphology and taxonomy; The present status of classification in beflagellate fungi; Fungal diseases of marine animals; Physiology of marine phycomycetes; Fine structure of lower marine and estuarine fungi; The ecology of marine lower fungi. 2: Freshwater Fungi: (a) Ascomycetes, Fungi Imperfecti and Basidiomycetes: The Morphology and biology of freshwater fungi excluding phycomycetes; Cooling tower fungi; Fungi in sewerage; Hyphomycetes as intermediaries of energy flow in streams; Interaction between aquatic fungi and DDT. 2: Freshwater Fungi: (b) Lower Fungi: Substrate-influenced morphological variations and taxonomic problems in freshwater, posteriorly uniflagellate phycomycetes; Freshwater phycomycetes on algae; The ecology of aquatic phycomycetes; The physiology of the lower freshwater fungi; Immune response in fish to fungal disease; Ultrastructure of freshwater phycomycetes; Trochomycetes; Freshwater Actinomycetes; A reference list of films on aspects of aquatic fungi; Topics of further interest. (Elek Science. Paul Elek Scientific Books. London. 1976) ISBN 0236177079. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 749 pages. Dust jacket is bumped on corners. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weighs 1.6 kilograms.
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Recent Shallow Water Foraminiferida From New South Wales, Alberto D Albani, AMSA Handbook No. 3, 
used books on marine life, used books on aquatic life, for sale Recent Shallow Water Foraminiferida From New South Wales -by- Alberto D Albani. AMSA Handbook No. 3. Includes two intact and very good fold-out tables on rear pages. (Australian Marine Sciences Association. Sydney. October 1979) Used book. Softcover book. 57 pages. Covers are worn and creased. Pages are very good. Weighs 210 grams.
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Research Methods in Marine Biology With Contributions From Numerous Scientists, Carl Schlieper, 
Sidgwick and Jackson Biology Series, Elizabeth Drucker, ISBN 0283978099, used books for sale Research Methods in Marine Biology With Contributions From Numerous Scientists -edited by- Carl Schlieper. Sidgwick & Jackson Biology Series. Translated from the German -by- Elizabeth Drucker. (Sidgwick & Jackson. London. 1972) ISBN 0283978099. Used book. Softcover. 354 pages. Spine sunned. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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Sharks And Rays -by- Timothy V Tricas, Kevin Deacon, Peter Last, et al -consultant editor- Leighton Taylor (Reader's Digest, Sydney, 1997) ISBN 0864490941. Used hardcover book. No dust jacket as issued. 288 pages. In AS NEW condition. Weighs 1.1 kilograms.
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Shell Collecting In Australia -by- Neville Coleman. Chapters cover littoral shell collecting, sublittoral shell collecting, benthic shell collecting, terrestrial shell collecting, fossil collecting, hidden and not so hidden dangers, cleaning shells, use of shells past and present; 168 colour and 79 b/w photographs (A H & A W Reed Pty Ltd, Sydney, first edition, 1976) ISBN 0589071955. Used hardcover book in dust jacket, 176 pages, dust jacket is chipped on edges and at both ends of spine with a few small tears now closed, boards worn along lower edge, else very good.
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21223.jpg Shells of New Guinea and The Central Indo-Pacific -by- Alan Hinton. (published jointly by Robert Brown & Associates Pty Ltd. Port Moresby -and- The Jacaranda Press. Milton, Qld. 1972) No ISBN. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 84 pages. Dust jacket bumped on edges and chipped at both ends of spine. Foxing on dust jacket, first and last few pages and edges of pages. Else very good.
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The Algae -by- V J & D J Chapman. Second Edition. (Macmillan & Co Ltd, London, 2nd Ed, 1973) No ISBN. Used hardcover in price-clipped dust jacket. 497 pages. Dust jacket is grubby, and worn on edges with a few small tears. Initials written on fep. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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The Algae: A Review -by- G W Prescott (Riverside Studies in Biology -editors- William C Steere & H Bentley Glass) (Houghton Mifflin Co, Boston, 1968) Used hardcover book. No dust jacket. 436 pages. Illustrated boards are worn on corners and both ends of spine. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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The Book of Seaweed -by- Alan Major. First Edition. (Gordon & Cremonesi Publ, London, First Edition, 1977) ISBN 086033046X. Used hardcover book in dust jacket. 234 pages. Dust jacket is sunned on spine, bumped on corners. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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The Crustaceans of South Australia Parts I and II 1927-1929 -by- Herbert Hale. Handbook of the Flora and Fauna of South Australia. (Issued by the Handbooks Committee on behalf of the South Australian Government and published by favour of the Honorable the Premier D A Dunstan, Q.C., M.P. Adelaide. 1976) Used book. Softcover book. 380 pages. Covers are sunned. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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The Encyclopedia of Shells A Guide to The World's Shells, S Peter Dance, Ian Cameron, 08552071X, 
books on sea shells, books on seashells, used books, for sale The Encyclopedia of Shells: A Guide to The World's Shells -edited by- S Peter Dance. Photography -by- Ian Cameron. Covers over 2,000 species of sea shells arranged in systematic order; gives a balanced coverage of shells from warn and cold seas with descriptions and illustrations for every commonly collected genus and some rarer ones. Illustrated in colour. (Australia and New Zealand Book Company. Sydney. 1977) ISBN 08552071X. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 288 pages. Dust jacket is worn on edges and corners with a few small chips. Foxing on endpapers, first and last few pages and on edges of pages. Weighs 1.2 kilograms.
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The Estuarine Environment. R S K Barnes and Professor J Green, the Estuarine and 
Brackish-Water Biological Association, the Estuarine and Brackish-Water Sciences Association, inaugural symposium papers, ISBN 0853345392, Applied Science 
Publishers Ltd, used books for sale The Estuarine Environment -edited by- R S K Barnes and Professor J Green for the Estuarine and Brackish-Water Biological Association (now renamed the Estuarine and Brackish-Water Sciences Association). Papers presented at the inaugural symposium of the Association held on 13 October 1971. With 11 tables and 33 illustrations. Papers presented: Estuarine and Brackish Waters An Introduction (W D P Stewart); Sedimentation in Estuaries (K R Dyer); Chemical Processes in Estuaries (John Phillips); Physiological Problems for Animal Life in Estuaries (L C Beadle); Aspects of Salt-Marsh Ecology with Particular Reference to Inorganic Plant Nutrition (R L Jefferies); Standing Crop, Productivity and Trophic Relations of the Fauna of the Ythan Estuary (H Milne and G M Dunnet); The Importance of Estuaries to Commercial Fisheries (P R Walne); The Effects of Pollution on the Thames Estuary (M J Barrett); Summarising Review (Don R Arthur). (Applied Science Publishers Ltd. London. 1972) ISBN 0853345392. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 133 pages. Wear and some insect damage to edges of the dust jacket and small tears at top of spine of dust jacket. Foxing on free endpapers. Else book is very good.
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The Fresh and Salt Water Fishes of The World, Edward Migdalski, George Fichter, 0394492390, 
used books, for sale The Fresh and Salt Water Fishes of The World -by- Edward Migdalski and George Fichter. More than 500 full-colour illustrations and 186 drawings -by- Norman Weaver. (A Borzoi Book. Alfred A Knopf Inc. New York. 1976) ISBN 0394492390. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 316 pages. Dust jacket is worn on upper edge with small chips and tears. Light foxing on endpapers and edges of pages. Else very good. Weighs 2 kilograms.
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The Polychaete Worms Definitions and Keys to The Orders Families and Genera, Kristian 
Fauchald, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Science Series, books on polychaeta, books on marine worms, used books, for sale The Polychaete Worms: Definitions and Keys to The Orders, Families and Genera -by- Kristian Fauchald. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Science Series 28. (Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County in conjunction with The Allan Hancock Foundation, University of California. February 3, 1977) NO ISBN. Used book. Spiral-bound softcover book. 188 pages. Cover are worn, chipped on edges, sunned and torn around some spirals. Foxing inside covers and on edges of pages. Some underlining in the text. Else pages are good.
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The Silent Deep: The Discovery, Ecology and Conservation of The Deep Sea -by- Tony Koslow. (University of New South Wales Press Ltd. Sydney. 2007) ISBN 9780868404158. Used hardcover book in dust jacket. 270 pages. Dust jacket worn and creased on edges. Boards have shelf wear on edges. Else very good. Weighs 1.1 kilograms.
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The Spionidae (Polychaeta) From Southeastern Australia and Adjacent Areas With a Revision of 
The Genera, James SA Blake, Jerry D Kudenov, Mem. Nat. Mus. Vic., 39, pp 171-280, books on polychaeta, books on marine worms, used books, for sale The Spionidae (Polychaeta) From Southeastern Australia and Adjacent Areas With a Revision of The Genera -by- James SA Blake and Jerry D Kudenov. Reprinted from Mem. Nat. Mus. Vic., 39, pp 171-280. (Mem. Nat. Mus. Vic. Melbourne. Undated) Used spiral-bound softcover booklet containing pages 171 to 280 from the museum's journal. Name of previous owner written inside front cover. Covers are worn on edges and lightly stained and torn around top spirals. Corners bumped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else good.
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Trout Farming Manual -by- Dr John P Stevenson. (Fishing News Books Limited, Farnham, Surrey, 1980) ISBN 0852381026 /0-85238-102-6. Used hardcover book, no dust jacket, pictorial covers, 186 pages. A few marks to covers, sticker on reverse of front cover, else in excellent condition.
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Water as a Productive Environment (Biology and Environment) -by- C F Hickling -general editor- Fiennes. The essential character of water movement from an ecological viewpoint; both limnology (the study of inland waters, usually fresh water) and oceanography are covered. (Croom Helm. London. 1965) ISBN 0856641901. Used book. Softcover book. 203 pages. Covers are lightly scuffed and corners are bumped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
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Whales -by- Everhard Johannes Slijper. The Biology of the Cetaceans. Translated -by- A J Pomerans. (Basic Books Publishing Co. New York. 1962) Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 62-13870. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 475 pages. Dust jacket is fair: discoloured, worn and chipped on edges and corners. Light foxing on pages mostly on edges. Else book is very good. Weight 1.1 kilograms.
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What Shell Is That?, Neville Coleman, 0600072207, books on shells, used books, for sale What Shell Is That? -by- Neville Coleman. Shells. 750 species of shell are described and illustrated in full colour. (Paul Hamlyn. Sydney. First Edition. 1975) ISBN 0600072207. Used book. Hardcover book in dust jacket. 308 pages. Foxing and marks on dust jacket and boards. Dust jacket is torn at both ends of spine. A few marks on front free endpaper. Pages are very good. Weighs 1.4 kilograms.
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