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The Interpet Encyclopedia of Koi: A Comprehensive Introduction to Keeping and Displaying These Magnificent Ornamental Fish

By: Brewster, Bernice; Chapple, Nicky; Davies, Mark (et al) [Anne Mcdowall - editor]

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dorking, Interpet Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013865

ISBN: 1902389735

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, quarto, pp 208, pictorial boards, a very good copy. [A comprehensive introduction to keeping and displaying these magnificent ornamental fish, from choosing healthy stock to installing a fully equipped koi pond. Plus a full-colour survey of all the major varieties.] View more info

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Guppy Handbook

By: Emmens, Cliff W.

Price: £3.90

Publisher: New Jersey, T.F.H. Publications: 1970

Seller ID: 014647

ISBN: 0876660847

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, 12mo, pp 128, paperback, very slight signs of wear to the covers, but a very good copy. [Postage will be reduced.] View more info

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The Freshwater Aquarium - a practical handbook

By: Frey, Hans

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, Orbis Publishing Ltd: 1984

Seller ID: 014559

ISBN: 0856136204

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large octavo, pp 288, hardback, a very good copy in slightly stretched dustwrapper. View more info

Image for OBSERVER PAPERBACKS - A COLLECTION OF TEN VOLUMES :  AIRLINERS, AIRCRAFT, WARSHIPS, PETS, HORSES & PONIES, CATS, CARS, DOGS, TROPICAL FISHES, AUTOMOBILES.

OBSERVER PAPERBACKS - A COLLECTION OF TEN VOLUMES : AIRLINERS, AIRCRAFT, WARSHIPS, PETS, HORSES & PONIES, CATS, CARS, DOGS, TROPICAL FISHES, AUTOMOBILES.

By: Green, William; Bladon, Stuart; Cowin, Hugh W.; Sutton, Catherine G.; Hearne, Tina; Kidd, Jane; Pond, Grace; Wainwright, Neil

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne:

Seller ID: 015668

Condition: Good


A COLLECTION OF 10 OBSERVER BOOKS, PAPERBACKS. Automobiles. (New Observer). 27th edition 1984. Slightly used internally, covers creased. Aircraft. (New Observer) . 32nd edition 1983. very good. Warships. (New Observer). reprinted 1983. Good, but for a child's scribble in both front endpapers and on blank page opposite title page. Covers a little creased. Airliners. Third edition, 1991. Covers very slightly worn. Pets. Revised edition 1986. Covers very slightly worn. Horses and Ponies. (New Observer). 1984. Short inscription on front endpaper, otherwise very good. Cats. Fourth edition, 19... 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. It was donated to Gloucestershire County Council in 1936, and was eventually dispersed around 2010.] 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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Breeding | Society Finches

By: Roberts, Mervin F.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Neptune, New Jersey, T.F.H. Publications: 1979

Seller ID: 013996

ISBN: 0876669917

Condition: Fair


Illustrated, slim octavo, pp 93, rather used internally, becoming weak, pictorial boards a bit worn. 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

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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 he obtained a situation as store-boy at the locomotive works of the London and North-Western railway at Longsight. Two years ... View more info

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The Aquarium: its inhabitants, structure and management

By: Taylor, J.E.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Grant: 1910

Seller ID: 011845

Condition: Good


New edition. Illustrated, small octavo, pp xvi, 316, slight age-toning, otherwise clean internally, cloth-backed boards, a bit worn rubbed and marked, the spine pulled very slightly the head, spine lettering very faint. [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 he obtained a situation as store-boy at the locomotive works of the London and North-Western railway at Longsight. Two years later he was bound apprentice as... View more info

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Ornamental Aquarium Fish of India

By: Tekriwal, Kishori Lal & Rao, Andrew Arunava

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Waterlooville, Kingdom Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013899

ISBN: 1852791179

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, octavo, pp 144, as new internally, pictorial boards showing the slightest signs of wear. View more info

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Angelfish (Angel Fish)

By: Walker, Braz

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Neptune, New Jersey, T.F.H. Publications: 1974

Seller ID: 014511

ISBN: 0876660227

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, small slim octavo, pp 128, very clean internally, pictorial boards with only very slight signs of use. View more info

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Sharks and Loaches

By: Walker, Braz

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New Jersey, T.F.H. Publications: 1974

Seller ID: 014668

ISBN: 0876661614

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, small octavo, pp 160, very clean internally, pictorial boards, very slight signs of wear. View more info

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A Manual of Toy Dogs - how to breed, rear and feed them

By: Williams, Mrs Leslie

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Sidney Appleton: 1905

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 014282

Condition: Fair


New edition. Illustrated, 12mo, pp 98, a little weak internally, quite a few signs of use internally, many pages thumbed or marked, pictorial boards, rather worn, lacking the paper spine. [This edition, and the first edition, both seem quite scarce.] View more info

Breeding Terrarium Animals

By: Zimmermann, Elke

Price: £7.00

Publisher: New Jersey, TFH Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 005010

ISBN: 0866220933


Well illustrated, thick 8vo, pp 384, inscription on front endpaper, pictorial boards showing very slight signs of use, the fore-edge very slightly marked, otherwise a good sound copy. View more info

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Ferrets and Ferreting, containing instructions for the breeding, management and working of ferrets

By: [Carnegie, W. ?)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, L. Upcott Gill: 1891

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 014828

Condition: Good


Second edition, revised and enlarged. Illustrated with a few text engravings, 12mo, pp 40, + 16 pages publishers' catalogue and advertisements, some staining throughout, not too offensive, paperback, covers a little worn, marked and chipped. [I have dated the book from a printer's reference in the catalogue. There is no title page, and no suggestion there ever was one - the work starts with the frontispiece followed by the frirst page of text.] View more info