|The Snakes of Australia an illustrated and descriptive catalogue of all the known species - Gerard Krefft|
A facsimile reprint of the 1869 edition published by Thomas Richards, Sydney.
Published by Lookout Publications, Brisbane 1984
xxv, 100pp with twelve full page colour plates.
Price: £40.00 / $60.00
|Birds of an Indian Garden - T.Bainbrigge Fletcher and C.M.Inglis|
Condition Good Plus
Published by Thacker Spink & Co. Calcutta 1936
xii, 201pp with 33 full page colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations within the text.
Price: £18.00 / $27.00
|A Monograph of the Birds of Prey (Order Accipitres) - H.Kirke Swann|
Condition Very Good
Published by Wheldon & Wesley, London
Produced in 16 parts within 15 folders and published between 1924 and 1945
56 colour and photogravure plates all present and correct.
All plates were supplied loose within the folders, texts were stitched.
The colour plates from drawings made expressly for this work by H.Gronvold
Price: £650.00 / $975.00
|Fabre's Book of Insects - Mrs Rodolph Stawell, illustrated by E.J.Detmold|
Condition Very Good and complete with original box
Published by Tudor Publishing, New York
Third impression 1936
271pp with 12 stunning colour plates by Detmold.
Retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's 'Souvenirs Entomologiques'. This book is that exceedingly rare thing - a work of science that is also a literary classic.
Scarce in the original box
Price: £90.00 / $135.00
|The Treasury of Natural History or a Popular Dictionary of Animated Nature by Samuel Maunder|
In which the zoological characteristics that distinguish the different classes, genera and species, are combined with a variety of interesting information illustrative of the habits, instincts and general economy of the natural kingdom. To which are added a syllabus of practical taxidermy.
Published by Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London 1852
812pp illustrated with 900 wood engravings.
Price: £30.00 / $45.00
|16625 - Wild Flowers by Anne Pratt|
Condition Good Plus
Published by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London 1853
96 sheets each with two chromolith illustrations in colour.
Price: £120.00 / $180.00