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Fly Fishing in Australia,

AU$100.00
By: SCHOLES, David.
ID No.: 3401
 Macmillan Melbourne 1974, 8vo Illust 160p   D/J.  Reminiscences and experiences of one of Australia’s foremost fly fishermen that evokes the joy and art of flyfishing whilst presenting practical information covering Australian conditions and techniques. Supported by many black and white photographs.    Inscription signed by Noel Jetson. -Fine 

Fly Fishing in Australia,

AU$100.00
ID No.: 3401
 Macmillan Melbourne 1974, 8vo Illust 160p   D/J.  Reminiscences and experiences of one of Australia’s foremost fly fishermen that evokes the joy and art of flyfishing whilst presenting practical information covering Australian conditions and techniques. Supported by many black and white photographs.    Inscription signed by Noel Jetson. -Fine 

Travel and Trout in the Antipodes: An angler's sketches in Tasmania and New Zealand,

AU$300.00
By: SENIOR, William. (Red Spinner)
ID No.: 4503

Chatto and Windus London 1880. 12mo 315p  Original blue pictorial cloth  rebacked with new endpapers. 'Although cautioned by a friend that Tasmania represented an intolerable amount of travel for an infinitesimal amount of trout, Senior nevertheless made the journey.  In so doing he produced Australia's first book devoted primarily to angling ... Written in the anecdotal style of the day, it presents a unique account of angling in Australia as it was practised in the latter half of the nineteenth century' (Dunn).     With tipped in presentation inscription from author on London Savage Club notepaper.   

Travel and Trout in the Antipodes: An angler's sketches in Tasmania and New Zealand,

AU$300.00
ID No.: 4503

Chatto and Windus London 1880. 12mo 315p  Original blue pictorial cloth  rebacked with new endpapers. 'Although cautioned by a friend that Tasmania represented an intolerable amount of travel for an infinitesimal amount of trout, Senior nevertheless made the journey.  In so doing he produced Australia's first book devoted primarily to angling ... Written in the anecdotal style of the day, it presents a unique account of angling in Australia as it was practised in the latter half of the nineteenth century' (Dunn).     With tipped in presentation inscription from author on London Savage Club notepaper.   

The Truth About Trout

AU$195.00
By: SLOANE, Robert.
ID No.: 5042

Tas Trout Publications Rosny Park Tasmania 1983,1st Edn.  8vo Illust 177p.  D/J.  A blend of common sense, logic, detailed observation, innovative fly tying, techniques, natural history and management. An innovative and persuasive book that has become a classic in Australian angling literature. D/J has some rubbing.   Signed by the author and previous owner –Fine

The Truth About Trout

AU$195.00
ID No.: 5042

Tas Trout Publications Rosny Park Tasmania 1983,1st Edn.  8vo Illust 177p.  D/J.  A blend of common sense, logic, detailed observation, innovative fly tying, techniques, natural history and management. An innovative and persuasive book that has become a classic in Australian angling literature. D/J has some rubbing.   Signed by the author and previous owner –Fine

In Southern Seas

AU$50.00
By: SMITH, W. Ramsay
ID No.: 1560
John Murray London 1924, 8vo Illust 297p + adverts Wanderings of a naturalist through the Pacific Islands, New Guinea and Australian. Five chapters on the origin, characteristics, manners, customs, folk lore, religions and traditions of the Aborigine- Fine

In Southern Seas

AU$50.00
ID No.: 1560
John Murray London 1924, 8vo Illust 297p + adverts Wanderings of a naturalist through the Pacific Islands, New Guinea and Australian. Five chapters on the origin, characteristics, manners, customs, folk lore, religions and traditions of the Aborigine- Fine

Fishes of Australia

AU$75.00
By: STEAD, David.
ID No.: 1590
William Brooks & Co. Sydney 1906, 8vo Illust 278p. Original cloth, A popular and systematic guide to the study of the wealth of fish life in the Australian waters, 88 figures in text, plus 10 plates (1 colour and 9 b/w). Fp (in colour): Crested Weed-Fish gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Covers and spine speckled. Spine torn. Occasional foxing. Internally Very Good.

Fishes of Australia

AU$75.00
ID No.: 1590
William Brooks & Co. Sydney 1906, 8vo Illust 278p. Original cloth, A popular and systematic guide to the study of the wealth of fish life in the Australian waters, 88 figures in text, plus 10 plates (1 colour and 9 b/w). Fp (in colour): Crested Weed-Fish gilt decoration on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Covers and spine speckled. Spine torn. Occasional foxing. Internally Very Good.

The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia.

AU$49.00
By: THEISCHINGER, Gunter. and HAWKING, John.
ID No.: 3797,

CSIRO Publishing Melbourne 2016 3rd.reprint.   8vo Illust 366pp.  Card cover.  A comprehensive user friendly guide  with full colour photographs  and distribution maps of the 30 families, 110 genera and 324 species found in Australia. Includes identification keys for adults and their larvae, commonly known as "Mud eyes” and often used as bait for freshwater fish. -Very Fine 

The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia.

AU$49.00
ID No.: 3797,

CSIRO Publishing Melbourne 2016 3rd.reprint.   8vo Illust 366pp.  Card cover.  A comprehensive user friendly guide  with full colour photographs  and distribution maps of the 30 families, 110 genera and 324 species found in Australia. Includes identification keys for adults and their larvae, commonly known as "Mud eyes” and often used as bait for freshwater fish. -Very Fine 

Mammals and Fishes of Northern Australia

AU$50.00
By: THOMSON, Donald
ID No.: 1681

Edited and annotated by J.M. Dixon and L. Huxley, Thomas Nelson Australia, Melbourne 1985, 4to Illust 210p D/J. ,   A unique record of the work of a brilliant zoologist and anthropologist Donald Thompson.  This superb collection of his original black and white plates, taken in the harsh conditions of northern australia, shows a remarkable diversity of Australian fauna, their habits, and also the native inhabitants of the north.  Supported by a superb collection of 91 black and white plated, 24 figures and 60 maps -Very Fine

Mammals and Fishes of Northern Australia

AU$50.00
ID No.: 1681

Edited and annotated by J.M. Dixon and L. Huxley, Thomas Nelson Australia, Melbourne 1985, 4to Illust 210p D/J. ,   A unique record of the work of a brilliant zoologist and anthropologist Donald Thompson.  This superb collection of his original black and white plates, taken in the harsh conditions of northern australia, shows a remarkable diversity of Australian fauna, their habits, and also the native inhabitants of the north.  Supported by a superb collection of 91 black and white plated, 24 figures and 60 maps -Very Fine

A Field Guide to the Common Sea and Estuary Fishes of Non-Tropical Australia

AU$25.00
By: THOMSON, J.M.
ID No.: 1685
Collins Sydney 1978, 8vo Illust 144p D/J. A systematic guide for the recognition of nearly 600 fish species found from Rockhampton to Shark Bay in West Australia. Contains 32 coloured plated showing 189 species painted by Margaret Senior.- Very Good

A Field Guide to the Common Sea and Estuary Fishes of Non-Tropical Australia

AU$25.00
ID No.: 1685
Collins Sydney 1978, 8vo Illust 144p D/J. A systematic guide for the recognition of nearly 600 fish species found from Rockhampton to Shark Bay in West Australia. Contains 32 coloured plated showing 189 species painted by Margaret Senior.- Very Good

Fish of the Ocean & Shore

AU$25.00
By: THOMSON, James. M.
ID No.: 1683

William Collins   Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 208p D/J.  A background to the current situation of fishing in Australia both as an industry and a sport. Describes the groups of fish, how they live and grow, how and where they are caught. Also covers the threats to the industry from overseas  .-Fine  

Fish of the Ocean & Shore

AU$25.00
ID No.: 1683

William Collins   Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 208p D/J.  A background to the current situation of fishing in Australia both as an industry and a sport. Describes the groups of fish, how they live and grow, how and where they are caught. Also covers the threats to the industry from overseas  .-Fine  

Fish of the Ocean & Shore,

AU$20.00
By: THOMSON. James M
ID No.: 2444

William Collins   Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 208p Brown Cloth.   A background to the current situation of fishing in Australia both as an industry and a sport. Describes the groups of fish, how they live and grow, how and where they are caught. Also covers the threats to the industry from overseas. - Very Good 

Fish of the Ocean & Shore,

AU$20.00
ID No.: 2444

William Collins   Sydney 1974, 8vo Illust 208p Brown Cloth.   A background to the current situation of fishing in Australia both as an industry and a sport. Describes the groups of fish, how they live and grow, how and where they are caught. Also covers the threats to the industry from overseas. - Very Good 

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