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Australian Birds A Concise Photographic Field Guide -by- Donald Trounson & Molly Trounson (reprint 2004). ISBN 0975242849.
This Guide is a pocket version of the authors' book 'Australian Birds - Simply Classified' first published in 1987 as 'Australian Land of Birds'.
Over 690 species of birds recorded in Australia are illustrated and described with 815 photographs accompanied by distribution maps. Used second
hand softcover book in clear plastic sleeve. 394 pages. (Bluestone Press, Seaford Victoria, reprint 2004) Some marks and foxing on edges of pages,
else in very good condition. Weight 800 grams.
Australian Tropical Birds A Selected Portfolio -by- Clifford Frith & Dawn Frith (1986). ISBN 0958994218.
Illustrated in full colour with location maps and descriptive text. (Tropical Australia Graphics. Qld. 2nd printing. 1986)
Used second hand softcover book. 70 pages. Small stain in upper corner of last two pages. Spine sunned. Else very good condition.
Beginner's Guide To Parrots -by- Greg Jennings (1985). ISBN 0949474207. Birdkeeping. Parrots.
All the information you need to know to start right with Parrots; illustrated with colour photographs. Used second hand hardcover book.
No dust jacket. 52 pages. (Paradise Press. Paradise Point, Qld. 1985) Covers are scuffed with a small scape on outer edge.
Corners of covers are bumped. Previous owner's name written on grubby front free endpaper. Pages are in very good condition.
Birdmania A Remarkable Passion For Birds -by- Bernd Brunner (2017). ISBN 9781760631352. Birds. Many people are crazy for birds;
this book packed with intriguing facts and exquisite and rare artwork showcases an eclectic and fascinating selection of bird devotees, people who love
birds are as captivating and varied as the birds. Used second hand softcover book. Illustrated in colour. 292 pages. (Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest NSW,
2017) Very good condition. Weight 900 grams.
Birds Of Lamington National Park And Environs A Guide's Guide -by- Lloyd Nielsen (1991). ISBN 0646066099.
Illustrated with line drawings and maps. The Lamington National Park covers approximately 20,000 hectares of subtropical rainforest in a pristine state.
This bird guide is intended to be used in conjunction with field guides and scientific documents, to enable easy identification of a particular species
and suggests the best places to locate each species. 144 pages. (self published by Lloyd Nielsen, Canungra Qld, 1991) Foxing on edges of pages, else in
very good condition. Weight 250 grams.
Birds Of New Guinea -by- Bruce M Beehler, Thane K Pratt & Dale A Zimmerman -illustrated by- Dale A Zimmerman
& James Coe (1986). ISBN 0691023948. Field guide to New Guinea birds. The first definitive ornithological field guide,
treating all of the over 700 bird species recorded in the region, illustrated in over 600 in 47 fine colour plates and 8 black
& white halftone plates; covers identification, distribution, ecology, vocalisations, behaviour, habits of the little-known
species, and includes 4 maps showing natural features and important ornithological localities. Used second hand softcover book.
294 pages. (Princeton University Press, Princeton NJ, 1986) Light foxing on edges of pages, else very good condition. Weight 700 grams.
Birds On Cotton Farms A Guide To Common Species And Habitat Management -by- Greg Ford & Nicci Thompson (2006). ISBN 097753170.
Australia's cotton industry has taken steps to address and rectify its impacts on the environment, and adopted the Best Management Practices
environmental management system; this book is all about helping cotton growers increase their knowledge and understanding of our native birds,
the habitats on which they depend and the threats they face, thus highlighting what farmers can do to conserve birds and more broadly our unique
flora and fauna; covers the birds likely to be found in the cotton-growing regions of central-eastern Australia, from the Balonne River Valley in
Queensland, through the Border Rivers, and across the Gwydir, Namoi and Macquarie Valleys in New South Wales. Illustrated in colour. Used second hand
spiral-bound softcover book. 125 pages. (Cotton Catchment Communities CRC, Narrabri NSW, 2006) In fine condition.
Field Guide to The Birds of The Australian Capital Territory -by- McComas Taylor & Nicolas Day (1993). ISBN 0959826785.
Australian Birds. Used second hand small softcover book. 90 pages. (National Parks Association of the ACT Inc. Woden, ACT. 1993)
Light foxing on edges of pages. Else in fine condition.
Handbook of The Birds of Europe The Middle East and North Africa: The Birds of The Western Palearctic:
Volume 1: Ostrich to Ducks -edited by- Stanley Cramp et al (1977). ISBN 0198573588. (Oxford University Press. Oxford. 1977)
Used second hand hardcover book. No dust jacket. 722 pages Very good dark blue cloth covers with very good gilt lettering
on the spine. Bookshop bookplate inside front cover. Foxing and marks on edges of pages. All else is very good. Weight 2 kilograms.
Malcolm Arnold's Birds Of The Top End -by- Malcolm Arnold (1997). ISBN 0646324349.
A collection of works painted by contemporary Australian artist Malcolm Arnold during 1996-7 and is the
result of 12 years field observation of the birds of Northern Australia. Small second hand softcover book. 49 pages.
(Barker Souvenirs. Alice Springs, NT. 1997) Front cover creased. Else very good.
Quail And Pheasant Propagation -by- Dennis Hart & T R Mitchell (revised edition 1970). A standard manual
for game-breeding hobbyists and small scale commercial game farmers. Used second hand small softcover booket. 72 pages.
(Wildlife Management Institute, Baltimore M.D., revised ed 1970) Insect damage to edges of covers and spine. Pages are very good.
The Biology And Status Of The Long-Billed Corella in Australia -by- W B Emison, C M Beardsell & I D Temby. Proceedings of the
Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology Volume 5 Number 4 May 1994. Used second hand softcover booklet illustrated by black & white photographs, line
drawings, graphs, maps. Pages 211-247. (Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology, Camarillo, California, 1994) Insect damage to covers, pages
are in fine condition.
The Complete Guide To Finding The Birds Of Australia -by- Richard Thomas & Sarah Thomas (reprint 1997). ISBN 0952806509.
Covers over 180 of the best bird watching sites found in Australia, many with clear and easy-to-follow maps; all the mainland states and territories
and Tasmania are covered; the larger states are divided into smaller regions to make planning a visit easier; the key and endemic species of each
area are clearly identified; includes a unique bird finder section with helpful hints and details for locating every regular Australian bird species;
appendices provide useful information on the recent taxonomies of Australian birds and lists introduced and vagrant species recorded in Australia;
Glossary of terms. Used second hand softcover book. 280 pages. (Frogmouth Publications, reprint, 1997) Remains of label on
title page and inside rear cover. Ticks and marker dots in margins, some underlining, else very good. Weight 400 grams.
The New Guide to The Birds of New Zealand and Outlying Islands -by- Falla, Sibson and Turbott (1981). Illustrated -by- Elaine Power.
ISBN 0002169282. New Zealand Birds. A complete guide to the native and introduced species of birds in New Zealand the outlying
islands; 315 species illustrated in colour. (Collins. Auckland. Reprint with Addenda. 1981) Used second hand hardcover book.
No dust jacket. Pictorial covers. 247 pages. Covers are grubby. Spine has darkened. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
The Slater Field Guide To Australian Birds 2nd Edition -by- Peter Slater, Pat Slater & Raoul Slater (1997). ISBN 0947116990.
Birds. A guide to the identification of all the birds recorded so far in Australia designed to be used in the field; more than 750 species are
described and illustrated in 157 superbly painted plates; the illustrations have been planned to enable easy comparison between similar species;
the text differentiates each species, with a key sentence setting out the most helpful characteristics to watch for. Used second hand softcover book
covered in clear contact. 344 pages. (Lansdowne Publishing, The Rocks NSW, 1997 reprint of 1989 2nd edition) Covers are creased. Light foxing on
edges of pages, else pages are very good. Weight 450 grams.
Waterfowl in Australia -by- H J Frith (1977). ISBN 0589500007. (A H & A W Reed Pty Ltd. Sydney. 1977)
Used second hand hardcover book in dust jacket. 328 pages. Dust jacket is sunned on spine. Shelf wear to edges of boards.
Remainder mark at bottom of pages. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weight 850 grams.
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