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Born Free - The Story Of Elsa - The Lioness Of Two Worlds, Joy Adamson
Born Free - The Story Of Elsa - The Lioness Of Two Worlds
Joy Adamson
8.00 AUD 6.40 AUD



The Greek Escape, Karen Swan
The Greek Escape
Karen Swan
12.00 AUD 9.60 AUD



The Observer's Book of Horses & Ponies, R. S. Summerhays
The Observer's Book of Horses & Ponies
R. S. Summerhays
14.00 AUD 11.20 AUD



Old English Sheepdogs in Australia, George Hampden Edwards
Old English Sheepdogs in Australia
George Hampden Edwards
25.00 AUD 20.00 AUD



Mammals of the Rocky Mountains, Chris Fisher, Don Pattie, Tamara Hartson
Mammals of the Rocky Mountains
Chris Fisher, Don Pattie, Tamara Hartson
17.00 AUD 13.60 AUD



Handbook of Birds, cages & Aviaries, ABK Publications
Handbook of Birds, cages & Aviaries
ABK Publications
20.00 AUD 16.00 AUD



Every Australian Bird Illustrated, Peter Wade [Editor]
Every Australian Bird Illustrated
Peter Wade [Editor]
35.00 AUD 28.00 AUD



Australian Birdlife Vol 5 No. 4 December 2016, Sean Dooley [Editor]
Australian Birdlife Vol 5 No. 4 December 2016
Sean Dooley [Editor]
15.00 AUD 12.00 AUD



 

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She Flies Without Wings, Mary D. Midkiff
101 Mary D. Midkiff She Flies Without Wings
Hodder 245677 Australia 2002 0733613039 / 9780733613036 Softcover Good Condition Part memoir, part myth, this is a book about the kinship between women and horses in the tradition of Women Who Run with the Wolves. The eleven thematic chapters loosely mirror the arc of a woman's life: from a young girl's search for identity and belonging, through the discovery and development of compassion and power. 274 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Animals & Nature::Horses. ISBN: 0733613039. ISBN/EAN: 9780733613036. Inventory No: 245677. Paperback 
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Price: 8.50 AUD 6.80 AUD 
 
 
The Handbook of Riding - The Complete Illustrated Practical Guide to Riding Skills and Techniques, Mary Gordon-Watson
102 Mary Gordon-Watson The Handbook of Riding - The Complete Illustrated Practical Guide to Riding Skills and Techniques
Pelham Books 229212 Great Britain 1982 Revised Edition 0720719984 / 9780720719987 Softcover Good Condition Foreword by Captain Mark Philips. Includes explanations and instructions that are accompanied by hundreds of photographs, drawings and step by step diagrams. This book features comprehensive guidelines for the reader who wishes to become a first class rider. It offers a course for novice riders and those who wish to improve their riding or the performance of their horse.Over 600 illustrations 288 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0720719984. ISBN/EAN: 9780720719987. Inventory No: 229212. Paperback 
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Price: 14.00 AUD 11.20 AUD 
 
 
Bullmastiffs, Mary Prescott
103 Mary Prescott Bullmastiffs
T.F.H. Publications 240420 USA 0866225048 / 9780866225045 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition 192 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Dogs; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0866225048. ISBN/EAN: 9780866225045. Inventory No: 240420. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 14.00 AUD 11.20 AUD 
 
 
Messages from an Owl, Max R. Terman
104 Max R. Terman Messages from an Owl
Princeton University Press 225254 USA 1996 0691048223 / 9780691048222 Softcover Good Condition With Photographs by the Author. When zoologist Max Terman came to the rescue of a great horned owlet in a Kansas town park, he embarked on an adventure that would test his scientific ingenuity and lead to unprecedented observations of an owl's hidden life in the wild. "Terman's book combines an off-beat adventure story with pertinent observations on the nature-versus-nurture debate and stylistically wavers between scientific detachment and a more anthropomorphic tone.... [He] is a skilled and dedicated animal behaviorist. 233 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Animals & Birds; Science::Biology. ISBN: 0691048223. ISBN/EAN: 9780691048222. Inventory No: 225254. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 17.50 AUD 14.00 AUD 
 
 
The Complete Alaskan Malamute, Maxwell Riddle and Eva B. Seeley
105 Maxwell Riddle and Eva B. Seeley The Complete Alaskan Malamute
Howell Book House 231747 New York 1988 0876050097 / 9780876050095 Hardcover (Printed Boards) First Edition, Eight printing. Corners bumped. 287 pages. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Dogs; United States; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0876050097. ISBN/EAN: 9780876050095. Inventory No: 231747. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD 12.00 AUD 
 
 
Arabian Studs & Stallions Annual 2015 Vol 41, Michael Vink [Publisher[
106 Michael Vink [Publisher[ Arabian Studs & Stallions Annual 2015 Vol 41
Arabian Studs & Stallions 245236 Australia 2015 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition 201 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; Inventory No: 245236. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 25.00 AUD 20.00 AUD 
 
 
Ride a Rhino, Michaela Denis
107 Michaela Denis Ride a Rhino
W.H. Allen 225460 London 1959 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition Good Small piece of dust jacket front of book at the bottom is missing 215 pages. Light age tanning to pages. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature; Animals & Birds; Inventory No: 225460. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD 12.00 AUD 
 
 
Know Your New Zealand Birds: Native Land Birds, Introduced Land Birds, Sea Birds, Murdoch Riley
108 Murdoch Riley Know Your New Zealand Birds: Native Land Birds, Introduced Land Birds, Sea Birds
Viking Sevenseas 222596 New Zealand 2005 Ninth Printing 0854670688 / 9780854670680 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Very Good Condition P. F. Scaife 64 pages. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: P. F. Scaife. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Animals & Nature::Birds / Ornithology; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0854670688. ISBN/EAN: 9780854670680. Inventory No: 222596. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 14.00 AUD 11.20 AUD 
 
 
Gurney's Guide to Feathered Friends, Nancy Gurney
109 Nancy Gurney Gurney's Guide to Feathered Friends
William Morrow 161822 New York 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition Good Eric Gurney Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: Eric Gurney. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Humour; Humour; Animals & Nature::Animals. Inventory No: 161822. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 14.00 AUD 11.20 AUD 
 
 
Australian Cattle Dogs, Narelle Robertson
110 Narelle Robertson Australian Cattle Dogs
T.F.H. Publications 239736 USA 1990 0866225684 / 9780866225687 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Dogs; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0866225684. ISBN/EAN: 9780866225687. Inventory No: 239736. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.00 AUD 14.40 AUD 
 
 
Restless Earth - Disasters of Nature, National Geographic
111 National Geographic Restless Earth - Disasters of Nature
National Geographic 230290 Australia 1997 0792270266 / 9780792270263 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good In this volume, writers examine the geologic and meteorologic processes that shape our environment. They present both a report on our understanding of nature's cataclysmic events and an overview of the greatest natural disasters in recorded history, from the destruction of Pompeii in A.D. 79 to the tornadoes, typhoons, earthquakes, and eruptions that make headlines today. 288 pages. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; ISBN: 0792270266. ISBN/EAN: 9780792270263. Inventory No: 230290. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.50 AUD 14.80 AUD 
 
 
Crocodiles - Killers In The Wild [Australian Picture Library Series], Neil Hermes
112 Neil Hermes Crocodiles - Killers In The Wild [Australian Picture Library Series]
Child & Associates 2079 Australia 1987 0867771909 / 9780867771909 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 64 pages. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Fauna; Animals & Birds; Animals & Nature::Reptiles::Snakes and Reptiles. ISBN: 0867771909. ISBN/EAN: 9780867771909. Inventory No: 2079. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.14 AUD 9.71 AUD 
 
 
The Underwater Australia Dive Guide, Neville Coleman
113 Neville Coleman The Underwater Australia Dive Guide
Nelson Publishers 2146 Australia 1987 0170069192 / 9780170069199 Softcover Fine Condition Complete guide to all the best accessible dive areas around Australia and provides an instant state-by-state reference to features above and below the water, dive site conditions, underwater terrain and marine wildlife to look out for. Caters for all types of diving:scuba diving, hookah diving, snorkel diving and snorkelling. 271 pages. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian; Ships & the Sea; Marine Life. ISBN: 0170069192. ISBN/EAN: 9780170069199. Inventory No: 2146. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 20.93 AUD 16.74 AUD 
 
 
German Wirehaired Pointers, Newton L. Compere
114 Newton L. Compere German Wirehaired Pointers
T.F.H. Publications 240813 New Jersey 1990 0866227687 / 9780866227681 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition 192 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Dogs; United States; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0866227687. ISBN/EAN: 9780866227681. Inventory No: 240813. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD 12.00 AUD 
 
 
Cats In Art Diary 1988, No Author Credited
115 No Author Credited Cats In Art Diary 1988
Peter Davis 237256 Australia 1988 0905885686 / 9780905885681 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket No entries have been made in this diary Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Cats; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0905885686. ISBN/EAN: 9780905885681. Inventory No: 237256. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 12.50 AUD 10.00 AUD 
 
 
World of Wildlife: The East - Animals of the Jungle, No Editor Credited
116 No Editor Credited World of Wildlife: The East - Animals of the Jungle
Orbis Books 227882 London 1974 First Edition 0856134961 / 9780856134968 Hardcover Good Good This volume is rich in unusual colour photographs showing the amazing animals of the rain forest, mangrove swamp, steppe and desert, acrobatic gibbons, radiant pheasants, deadly cobras, predatory tigers, man-eating crocodiles and many more. Thre are many rare species which inhabit this region, such as the mud-skipper, a fish which can live both in and out of the water, the sun bear which feeds on ants and termites and a monkey and a mongoose that feed almost exclusively on crabs. Minor rubbing and scuffing to price clipped dust jacket, chipping to corners and spine ends. Colour photographs. Illustrated endpapers. 304 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Animals; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0856134961. ISBN/EAN: 9780856134968. Inventory No: 227882. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 27.50 AUD 22.00 AUD 
 
 
Living Planet [World Wide Fund For Nature] - Preserving Edens of the Earth, Noel Grove [Text] Dick Smith [Foreword]
117 Noel Grove [Text] Dick Smith [Foreword] Living Planet [World Wide Fund For Nature] - Preserving Edens of the Earth
Australian Geographic 230098 Australia 1999 First Edition 1862760349 / 9781862760349 Hardcover Fine Condition Fine Frans Lanting, Galen Rowell & David Doubilet [Photographs] Our planet is a precious jewel, a unique oasis of life in a seemingly barren cosmos. Looking at Earth from outer space, one astronaut described it as 'piercingly beautiful'. But a rapidly growing human population has put a strain on Earth's natural resources. Untold species of plants and animals have been wiped out. Long at the forefront of nature conservation, World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) has launched its Living Planet Campaign in response to this dire situation. This beautiful volume highlights the work of WWF. Lavishly illustrated with stunning photographs, the book features the work of acclaimed nature photographers. 256 pages. Profusely Illustrated. Illustrator: Frans Lanting, Galen Rowell & David Doubilet [Photographs]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 1862760349. ISBN/EAN: 9781862760349. Inventory No: 230098. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 35.00 AUD 28.00 AUD 
 
 
Naturalist's Diary, Norman A. Wakefield
118 Norman A. Wakefield Naturalist's Diary
Longmans 239703 Australia 1967 First Edition Hardcover Good Condition Good This book takes the reader onto remote mountain tops and into little known river gorges. 214 pages. Light foxing to endpapers. Dust jacket has rubbing and small closed tears to edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; Australian. Inventory No: 239703. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 25.00 AUD 20.00 AUD 
 
 
Reflections on Equestrian Art, Nuno Oliveira
119 Nuno Oliveira Reflections on Equestrian Art
J. A. Allen 245241 London 2010 Reprint 0851314619 / 9780851314617 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Nuno Oliveira began his riding career with maestro Jonquin Gonzales de Miranda, Master of the Horse to the King of Portugal. In the 1940's he opened his own riding school and soon became an international name in the world of classical equitation. In the 1950s and 1960s he gave exhibitions in Geneva, Brussels, Paris and London, followed by clinics in Saumur, Belgium, Holland, Italy, Australia and the USA. His pupils include the most talented dressage riders, officers of the Cadre Noir, and riders of the Portuguese School. First published in France in 1957, it was translated into English by Phyllis Field in 1976. Times change but classical principles remain. Over 30 years may have passed, but this book remains one of the most relevant descriptions of Nuno Oliveira's work. 118 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Art & Design; art. ISBN/EAN: 9780851314617. Inventory No: 245241. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 25.00 AUD 20.00 AUD 
 
 
Pet Sitting for Profit, Patti J. Moran
120 Patti J. Moran Pet Sitting for Profit
Howell Book Hosue 238123 New York 1997 Revised Edition 087605596X / 9780876055960 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition uthor and petsitter extraordinaire Patti Moran updates and expands the tremendously successful 1993 version for the growing field of pet sitting. Designed for people at all levels of experience?from the person just starting out to the person who has established a business and wants to make it more successful?the book also focuses on how to make setting up a business as easy as possible, so people can operate on whatever scale they feel comfortable with. Pet sitting continues to grow at an extraordinary rate, and this book is for everyone who wants a chance to work with animals. 201 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature; United States; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 087605596X. ISBN/EAN: 9780876055960. Inventory No: 238123. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.50 AUD 10.00 AUD 
 
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