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Moorooka: Boolarong Publications, (1994. reprint). Octavo, black and white photographs, creased corner, softcover. 50th anniversary edition of this classic work. David Fleay achieved international fame for being the first person to breed the platypus in captivity at the Sir Colin McKenzie Sanctuary at Healsville Victoria.
Mile End: Wakefield Press, (2017. revised edition). Octavo, paperback, black and white and colour illustrations. Traces the parallel lives and voyages of the explorers Flinders and Baudin, as they travelled to Australia and explored the coastline of mainland Australia and Tasmania. Unusually, the book takes its lead from the voyages.....
Crows Nest: Allen and Unwin, (2010. reprint). Octavo, colour plates, paperback. This is the enigmatic story of a biological riddle that confounded scientists for nearly ninety years, challenging theories of creationism, evolution and the classification of species along the way. Also available in hardcover [stock id 15518].
Melbourne: Text Publishing, (2005. revised edition). Octavo, paperback, BRAND NEW. A new revised edition. This primitive plant was discovered only 100 km from Sydney in 1994 and was called 'The botanical find of the century'. This living fossil was believed to have become extinct millions of years ago.