Melbourne: Shell Company of Australia, [1932. first edition]. Octavo, photographs, colour plates. Publisher's coloured wrappers, with interesting cuttings and ephemera tipped in. This is almost certainly the first edition although there is nothing to indicate this except a newspaper cutting dated 1930. Presumably there are differences in the text to later printings.
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New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1998. Octavo, text illustrations, tables, fine copy in dustwrapper. This text summarizes research into the first year in the lives of the fishes of the estuaries of the Middle Atlantic Bight, describing the natural history of the eggs, larvae and juveniles of 70 fish species...
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, (1944. first edition), Octavo, map, bookplate of Dominic L. Serventy, publisher's bright green cloth, a very good copy.
Carlton: Melbourne University Press, 1951. Octavo, a very good copy in dustwrapper.
Stockholm: P. A. Norstedt & Soner, 1889. Quarto, 31 lithographed plates (twelve coloured). Modern red binder's cloth, partly unopened, a fine copy. A scarce and attractive work on Australian seaweeds.
Sandton: Sable Publishers, . Quarto, colour photographs, fine copy in dustwrapper.
Washington, DC: American Ornithologists Union, 1984. Octavo, text illustrations, bookplate, softcover. Ornithological Monographs No. 32.
Anchorage: Alaska Geographic, Volume 8, No. 2, 1981. Octavo, oblong format, paperback. colour photographs.
Anchorage: Alaska Geographic, Volume 9, No. 3, 1982. Octavo, oblong format, colour photographs.
Sydney: UNSW Press, 2011. Octavo, colour and black and white illustrations, dustwrapper. In this illustrated book, Anita Albus recounts the sad histories of several extinct bird species, including the Passenger pigeon, the Carolina parakeet, and the Great auk. She gives a detailed account of six rare birds: the Hermit ibis...
London: Salamander Books, 1989. Octavo, colour illustrations, laminated boards.
London: Salamander Books, 1990. Octavo, colour illustrations, laminated boards.
London: Salamander, 1987. Octavo, colour photographs, laminated boards.
London: Salamander Books, 1992. Quarto, colour photogprahps, dustwrapper.
Washington DC: American Ornithologists Union, 1984. Octavo, softcover.
London: British Museum (Natural History), 1929. Octavo, eleven uncoloured plates. Publisher's blue cloth, a few flecks, an institutional library stamp on title page, otherwise a fine copy. Complete in seven parts.
Berkhamsted: Poyser, 1974. Octavo, text illustrations, fine copy in dustwrapper.
New York: Knopf Publishing, 2016. Octavo, dustwrapper, A moving, inspiring, personal look at the vastly changing world of wildlife on planet earth as a result of human incursion, and the crucial work of animal and bird preservation across the globe being done by scientists, field biologists, zoologists, environmentalists, and conservationists...
Delhi: Oxford University Press, (1983. first edition). Folio, 104 colour plates, very good copy in dustwrapper. First published in ten volumes (1968 to 1975) by Oxford University Press.
Delhi: Oxford University Press, (1978-1987. second edition). Octavo, first five volumes of this set, dustwrappers, colour plates, fine set.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, (1988. reprint). Octavo, paperback, illustrations.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Octavo, laminated boards, colour photographs, other illustrations. A review of the current status of the country's estuarine research and management. Information is provided on a wide range of topics, including geological, physical and chemical processes, diversity and productivity of plant and animal communities, interactions between...
London: Allen Lane. 1976. Octavo, photographs, illustrations, dustwrapper.
London: Hutchinson, 1969. text illustrations, owner's stamp and bookplate, dustwrapper.
London: Thames and Hudson, 1962. Quarto, colour photographs, fine copy in dustwrapper.