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Salt-Water Aquarium Fish (Revised edition)

By: Axelrod, Herbert & Vorderwinkler, William

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Jersey City, TFH Publications: 1965

Seller ID: 008068

Condition: Good


Revised edition, 1965. Well illustrated, 352 pages, pictorial laminated boards, a little worn throughout, previous owner's neat name stamp on the endpapers. [ Setting-up, feeding, diseases, wrasses, blowfishes, clown fish, scorpion fish. trunkfishes, squirrel fishes, sea horses, pipe fishes, gobies, goatfishes, theraponids, scats, croakers, cardinals, man-of-war and many more.] View more info

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Our Dogs and All About Them - a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog

By: Barton, Frank Townend

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Jarrolds: 1938

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011479

Condition: Poor


(Fourth edition ?). Illustrated, pp 360, an inscription on the rear endpaper, rather used throughout, cloth worn and marked, spine faded. A good working copy. [Signed by author on front endpaper.] View more info

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King Cobra - Natural History and Captive Management

By: Charlton, Tom

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Kota Kinabalu, 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013802

ISBN: 9838121835

Condition: New


Very well illustrated, small octovap, pp 151, pictorial boards, a very good new copy in dustwrapper. [The king cobra, the longest venomous snake in the world, is widely distributed across much of tropical and subtropical Asia. Its generic name Ophiophagus (‘snake-eater’) is indicative of its cannibalistic tendencies; its diet is comprised almost exclusively of snakes, including its own kind. The enormous lengths that the king cobra can reach, combined with an intimid... View more info

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Animals and Men - their relationship as reflected in Western art from prehistory to the present day

By: Clark, Kenneth

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010485

ISBN: 0500232571

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 240, a very good copy in a slightly torn dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Dogs, Cats and People - a vet's eye view

Dogs, Cats and People - a vet's eye view

By: Comben, Norman

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011197

Condition: Good


Illustrated, pp 246, very slightly used internally, cloth slightly faded and marked, lower corner slightly bumped, in a complete dustwrapper with a closed tear (without loss), now nicely protected in a removable film cover. View more info

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The Intelligence of Dogs - canine consciousness and capabilities

By: Coren, Stanley

Price: £3.00

Publisher: BCA: 1994

Seller ID: 011351

ISBN: 978074721812

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp viii, 271, very clean internally, black cloth in excellent condition, in a very slightly worn and age-toned dustwrapper. View more info

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Popular Aquarium Plants

By: de Thabrew, W.V.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Thornhill Press: 1981

Seller ID: 008102

ISBN: 0904110567

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with black and white photographs, pp 200, a very good copy in slightly rubbed dustwrapper. View more info

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Anabantoids - Gouramis and Related Fishes

By: GOLDSTEIN, Robert J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jersey City, TFH Publications: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008055

Condition: Good


Well illustrated, small 8vo, pp 160, lower corner slightly bumped, paperback, covers a little worn and rubbed, contents very slightly used. SCARCE. View more info

Rodents : Their Lives and Habits

By: Hanney, Peter Waller

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1975

Seller ID: 005511

ISBN: 071536667X


Illustrated, pp 224, slight stain to page 9/10, slight foxing of endpapers, otherwise a good copy in a faded dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. View more info

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Die Pflanzen und Fische des Süsswasser-Aquariums. Ein illustrierter leitfaden zur anlage, pflege und unterhaltung

By: Henkel, Fr; Baum, H & Stansch, K.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Darmstadt, Friedrich Henkel: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013654

Condition: Good


Illustrated, octavo, pp 74, (+ advertisements - 10 pages), corners a bit bumped and folded, bound in hald cloth and plain boards, a small paper label on the spine (peeling), the original paper covers bound in, the Hartland Library copy, with labels on the front endpape, a stamp on the verso of the title page, but no other markings. RARE. [The Library was formed by Edwin Sydney Hartland, and was a diverse, but major, collection of herbals, archaeology and anthropology. I... View more info

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Pheasants - Their Breeding and Management

By: Howman, K.C.R.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Edlington, Hornchurch, K & R Books Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011367

Condition: Good


Illustrated, small slim 8vo, pp (6), 117, lower corner of pages slightly bumped throughout, the cloth binding is similar but otherwise very good, in a slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

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Unusual Pets. (Foyles Handbook)

By: Keeling, C.H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, W & G Foyles: 1969

Seller ID: 008015

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, small 12mo, pp 92, very clean internally, pictorial laminated boards very slightly rubbed. A much better than average copy. [Includes sheltopusiks, alligators, axolotls, toucans, pythons, mastigures, boa constrictors, bush-babies, eyed lizards, chameleons, horned toads etc.] View more info

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Goldfish Guide (Third edition, edited and with a chapter on Goldfish Keeping in Great Britain by L.C. Betts

By: Matsui, Yoshiichi & Axelrod, Herbert R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Neptune, New Jersey, TFH Publications: 1991

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: 008058

ISBN: 0866226052

Condition: Good


Third edition. Well illustrated, large 8vo, pp 348, (3), pictorial laminated boards, slightly rubbed and marked, but a good copy. [Weighs 1.2 kilos before packing - extra postage may be required] View more info

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The Complete Guide to Water Plants

By: Muhlberg, Helmut

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, EP Publishing Ltd: 1982

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 012433

ISBN: 0715807897

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, large octavo, pp 391, very slightly age-toned, cloth-backed pictorial boards in very good condition, in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

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Coral Fishes - Their Care and Maintenance

By: Ravensdale, T.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, John Gifford Limited: 1971

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 002668

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. Illustrated, pp 137, a good copy in slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

The Naming of Animals - an appelative reference to domestic, work and show animals, real and fictional

By: ROOM, Adrian

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Jefferson & London, McFarland and Co.: 1993

Seller ID: 005838

ISBN: 0899507956


Red cloth with white lettering, pp xiv, 231, a very good copy. (A mine of information). View more info

The British Encyclopedia of Dogs

By: Scanziani, Piero

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Orbis: 1981

Seller ID: 005322

ISBN: 0856135755


Well illustrated, quarto, pp304, (very slightly browned), endpapers very slightly marked or foxed, tiny name on front endpaper, otherwise a good sound copy in a slightly worn, browned and stretched dustwrapper . View more info

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Snake Lovers' Lifelist & Journal

By: Scott, Chris

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas: 1996

Seller ID: 004999

ISBN: 0292776985


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp x, 246, pictorial boards, a good bright copy. View more info

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Freshwater Fishes of the World

By: Sterba, Gunther [Translated and revised by Denys W. Tucker)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Ltd: 1962

Edition: First English edition

Seller ID: 012434

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, large thick octavo, pp 878, cloth very slightly marked, otherwise a very good copy in a very poor torn dustwrapper. {The first English translation of the German work of 1959}. [Very heavy - extra postage may be required.] View more info

Image for The Aquarium: its inhabitants, structure and management

The Aquarium: its inhabitants, structure and management

By: Taylor, J.E.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen & Co.: 1884

Seller ID: 011843

Condition: Good


New edition. Illustrated, small octavo, pp xvi, 316, all edges gilt, names removed from half title, slight age-toning, otherwise clean and sound internally, decorated cloth gilt, a little worn and rubbed, the spine slightly pulled at the head and foot. [John Ellor Taylor was born at Levenshulme, near Manchester, in 1837. He received no education except some desultory instruction at a school held in the Wesleyan chapel, which he supplemented by private study. About 1850 ... View more info