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Goldfish & Other Cold-Water Fishes

By: Atkins, E. M

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 979765

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Privately published by the author. Atkins, Sanderstead, 1936. 20cm. Pp.70 + [iv]. Colour frontispiece and 36 text figures by Gwenydd Mason. Original printed wrappers, nice copy.Atkins, at the time, was VP BAS, and FZS. Includes information on the management of aquaria and ponds. View more info

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Dean Bibliography of Fishes 1968

By: Atz, J. W

Price: £20.00

Inventory number: 000291

Condition: Used<br>


1971. 25cm. Pp.[xviii],512. Paperback.Dean Bibliography of Fishes 1968, secondhand copy View more info

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Handbook of Tropical Aquarium Fishes

By: Axelrod, H. R. & L. P. Schultz

Price: £18.95

Inventory number: 979846

ISBN: 0866221387

Condition: As new<br>


TFH., revised edition 1990. 24cm. Pp.xii, 718. Hundreds of photos, many colour. Hardbound.Covers freshwater tropical ichthyology, fish & aquarium management, aquarium plants and the diseases of fishes and their treatment, and all aspects of caring for tropical freshwater fish in the home, explaining how to set up an aquarium, selecting a tank, heating and lighting, filtration, and choosing suitable fish.First published in 1955, revised 1971, 1983 and 1990... View more info

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Bloch's Atlas. Band 2. Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische 1785-1790

By: Baensch, Hans A (editor)

Price: £25.00

Inventory number: 979787

ISBN: 3882440929

Condition: New<br>


Mergus Verlag, 1999. 19cm. Pp.633. 142 colour plates. Hardbound, new unopened copy.Reprint of Marcus Bloch's 'Allgemeine Naturgeschichte der Fische', 1782-1795. Volume 2 only (of 3).The complete work comprised : Band 1. Naturgeschichte der Fische Deutschlands, 1782-1784, plates 1-108, Band 2. Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische, 1785-1790, plates 109-252, and Band 3. Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische, 1791-1795, plates 253-432.... View more info

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Baensch Aquarium Atlas Volume 4

By: Baensch, Hans A. & Rüdiger Riehl

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 979712

ISBN: 3882440589

Condition: New<br>


Baensch Aquarium Atlas Volume 4, the latest edition, hardbound.Covers approximately 700 species with emphasis on catfishes, killifishes, and cichlids.Volume 4 introduces new species and varieties that before could only be found in widely scattered, hard to find literature.One only at this priceThe Baensch / Mergus Aquarium Atlas is universally recognised as the leading aquarium reference with very high brand recognition.The bra... View more info

Eidonomische und Taxionomische Untersuchungen an Cobitis elongata (Pisces: Cobitidae)

By: Banarescu, P. & T.Nalbant

Price: £6.75

Inventory number: 001309


-with- Cobitis aurata vallachica, eine neue Unterart des Balkan-Steinpeitzgers -with- Cobitis taenia haasi eine iberische Unterart der Dorngrundel. 1955-1957. 3 volumes. 23cm. Pp.20. 12 photos & figures, 1 table. Triple offprint. View more info

Three New Species of Varicorhinus (Pisces, Cyprinidae) from Africa

By: Banister, Keith

Price: £4.75

Inventory number: 978463


Bull. BMNH, Zool. Vol.47. No.5. Miscellanea. 1984. 23cm. Pp.273-282. 11 photos and figures. Paperback, complete volume, bound with four other papers, one on fishes. View more info

On the Cyprinid Fish Barbus alluaudi Pellegrin : A Possible Intergeneric Hybrid from Africa

By: Banister, Keith

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 978472


Bull. BMNH. Zool. 1972. 25cm. Pp.29. 1 plate, 29 figures. Paperback. View more info

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Field Identification Guide to the Living Marine Resources of the Eastern and Southern Mediterranean

By: Bariche, Michel

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 979505

ISBN: 9250064500

Condition: New<br>


2012. 25cm. Pp.622. Hundres of figures, map. Spiral bound.Covers the main marine animal groups of the southern and eastern Mediterranean Sea, including crustaceans, molluscs, sea urchins, fishes, sea turtles and marine mammals that can be encountered in fisheries landings, on the market, or at sea. Each species account includes scientific nomenclature, common names, size, habitat and biology, importance to fisheries, and distribution, as well as annotated illustr... View more info

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The Professional's Book of Koi

By: Barrie, Anmarie

Price: £16.95

Inventory number: 979804

ISBN: 0866225285

Condition: New<br>


26cm. Pp.159. 150+ full colour photos & drawings, pictorial glossary of koi varieties, colours and terminology. Hardbound.Complete guide to koi care and maintenance. View more info

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Fauna CR a SR. Miholovci a Ryby, Petroyzontes, Osteichthyes

By: Barus, Vlastimil & Ota Oliva

Price: £125.00

Inventory number: 979225

ISBN: 8020005005

Condition: New<br>


Academia, Praha, 1995. 26cm. Pp.623. 16 colour photo-plates, 105 figures, 23 tables. Hardbound.Fauna CR a SR. Miholovci a Ryby, Petroyzontes, Osteichthyes, Fauna of the Czech and Slovak Republics Vol.28, Part 1, Bony Fishes, Czech text, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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The New Illustrated Guide to Fish Diseases, in Ornamental, Tropical and Pond Fish

By: Bassleer, Gerald

Price: £41.00

Inventory number: 979438

ISBN: 9080783129

Condition: New<br>


2009, third edition. 28cm. Pp.232. 1000 colour photos. Hardbound.The New Illustrated Guide to Fish Diseases, the latest edition, and one of the most authorative books on the subject, a highly practice oriented book. View more info

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Jaws

By: Benchley, Peter

Price: £62.00

Inventory number: 979105

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Andre Deutsch first edition, 1974. 20cm. Pp.272. Hardbound, jacket in good condition, clean secondhand copy."JAWS", the best-selling story of the 3 ton, 30 foot, man-eating great white shark, first edition. View more info

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Biology of the Fishes in the Lago Maggiore : I. Coregonids (Coregonus Sp.)

By: Berg, A. & E. Grimaldi

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979741

Condition: New<br>


1965. 26cm. Pp.32. 7 figures, tables. Binding : pdf / ebook.Study on the biology of fish in the Lago Maggiore with the aim of collecting data as a basis for forecasting the possible interactions between these fish and the radioactivity present in the lake water. Investigations were carried out on various aspects of the two coregonids (Coregonus sp.) introduced and now living in the Lago Maggiore (northern Italy). The results presented are successively concerned w... View more info

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Aqualog All Goldfish and Varieties

By: Bernhart, K.H

Price: £24.95

Inventory number: 002171

ISBN: 3931702782

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.160. 690 colour photos. Softbound.Aqualog All Goldfish and Varieties, a pictorial lexicon, seeks to portray for the first time all the varieties currently in existence, with more than 680 stunning photographs creating a glorious kaleidoscope of form and colour.In Aqualog All Goldfish and Varieties the author has compiled the knowledge of Asian, American, and European breeders of this, the most important of aquarium and pond fishes.The nam... View more info

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Annual Fishes: Life History Strategy, Diversity, and Evolution

By: Berois, Nibia; Graciela García & Rafael O. de Sá (editors)

Price: £88.00

Inventory number: 979689

ISBN: 1482299712

Condition: New<br>


2016. 26cm. Pp.327. 38 colour & 49 BW photos and illustrations. Hardbound.Covers the life cycle, reproductive biology, evolutionary ecology, reproductive behaviour, sexual selection, genetics, speciation, and integrative and conservation strategies of annual fishes. Brings together researchers in different areas of annual fishes to summarize previous work, overview the current research, and highlight promising areas of research, and provides information about col... View more info

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Freshwater Fish Distribution

By: Berra, T. M

Price: £34.50

Inventory number: 004714

ISBN: 0226044424

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.615. 323 figures. Softbound.Freshwater Fish Distribution clearly identifies the 169 families of freshwater fishes through the use of high-quality illustrations and includes an accurate account of selected members of that particular fish family, as well as a distribution map and accompanying commentary on classification, a pronunciation guide to the family name, life cycle information, distribution, and diversity. View more info

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Tilapias, Biology and Exploitation

By: Beveridge, M. C. M. & B. J. McAndrew

Price: £158.00

Inventory number: 002523

ISBN: 041280090X

Condition: As new<br>


2000. 26cm. Pp.532. Hardbound.Referred to in the Bible, pictured on the wall-friezes of ancient Egyptian tombs, and a subject of fascination for generations of scientists, the tilapias (Cichlidae: Tilapiini) have featured in the diet and culture of humankind for thousands of years. The present century has seen their spread from Africa throughout the tropics and sub-tropics, largely for food and fisheries purposes.Tilapias, Biology and Exploitation attempt... View more info

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A Manual for Tilapia Business Management

By: Bhujel, R

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 979617

ISBN: 1780641362

Condition: New<br>


2014. 26cm. pp.192. Hardbound.With a practical focus, A Manual for Tilapia Business Management is aimed at tilapia farmers and producers, describing best practice production methods, egg management, new technologies, nutrition, business practices, marketing, equipment maintenance, accounting and logistics.Table of contents : 1. Introduction 2. Tilapia Hatchery 3. Fry Nursing 4. Grow-out in Ponds 5. Grow-out in Cages 6. Po... View more info

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Tropical Estuarine Fishes, Ecology, Exploitation & Conservation

By: Blaber, S.J.M

Price: £195.00

Inventory number: 002324

ISBN: 063205655X

Condition: New<br>


2000. 26cm. Pp.384. 110 photos & figures. Hardbound.Research on the large array of tropical estuarine fishes has increased markedly in recent years and hence scientific knowledge about most aspects of these important fishes' biology and ecology is now catching up with that of their temperate equivalents.Tropical Estuarine Fishes, Ecology, Exploitation & Conservation is a landmark book which draws together a vast wealth of information on tropical estuarine... View more info

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Fish and Fisheries of Tropical Estuaries

By: Blaber, S.J.M.

Price: £207.00

Inventory number: 000462

ISBN: 0412785005

Condition: New<br>


1997. 24cm. Pp.xiv,367. Photos & figures. Hardbound.Tropical estuaries are among the most modified and threatened of aquatic environments, supporting innumerable fisheries essential to the regions in which they occur.Fish and Fisheries of Tropical Estuaries synthesizes the wealth of data available in this area, much of it being brought together by Stephen Blaber for the first time. It provides readers with a comprehensive understanding of the fishes, the ... View more info

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Ichthyologiae Archipelagi Indici Prodromus. Volumen I. Siluri. / A Precursor of the Fishes of the Indian Archipelago Part 1 - Siluri

By: Bleeker, P

Price: £165.00

Inventory number: 978753

ISBN: 978906391004

Condition: New<br>


English translation, 2009, by M.J.P van Oijen, G.M.P. Loots & F.J.G. Limburg. 25cm. Pp.xii,317. Colour plates. Softbound."Ichthyologiae Archipelagi Indici Prodromus. Volumen I. Siluri" by Dr Pieter Bleeker (1858) has been translated completely from Dutch and Latin to English. In contrast to the original publication, the translation does contain the illustrations that were ready in 1858, but could not be included, as at that time facilities for printing coloured p... View more info

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Bleher's Discus Volume 1

By: Bleher, Heiko

Price: £68.95

Inventory number: 004431

ISBN: 978890181610

Condition: New<br>


2006. 24cm. Pp.671. 3000 colour & 71 BW photographs, 256 colour & 71 BW figures and illustrations. Hardbound.The monograph on the cichlid genus Symphysodon.Bleher's Discus Volume 1 describes, classifies and illustrates about 380 varieties of Discus, and numerous other species of Amazonian freshwater fishes (130 different cichlids, 28 species of piranhas, 4 livebearers. 4 killifishes, 71 different catfishes, 106 tetra-species and 13 rays) with ... View more info

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Bleher's Discus Volume 2

By: Bleher, Heiko

Price: £68.95

Inventory number: 979060

ISBN: 8890290463

Condition: New<br>


2011. 24cm. Pp.684. 4000 colour photos. Hardbound.Bleher's Discus Volume 2 documents the entire history of discus breeding, from its first beginnings to the start of 2011, in finest detail, illustrated with over 4000 photos and with a special foreword by Jack Wattley. The book covers Discus breeding worldwide, its history, breeders, methods and variants.Chapter 6 features a previously unpublished manuscript by Eduard Schmidt-Focke (1913-1998), to whom the... View more info

On a Small Collection of Surinam Fishes

By: Boeseman, M

Price: £9.75

Inventory number: 004521


Offprint Zool. Med., 1954. 25cm. Pp.8. Offprint, inscribed 'Compliments of the Author', R.H.Lowe-McConnell's copy, signed, a little creased. View more info

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Biology of Fishes, third edition

By: Bone, Q. & R.H. Moore

Price: £55.00

Inventory number: 004291

ISBN: 0415375622

Condition: New<br>


2008. 24cm. Pp.xv,478. Figures & tables. Paperback.The Third Edition of Biology of Fishes is chiefly about fish as remarkably efficient machines for coping with the many problems that life in water entails, and looks at many such special cases.Biology of Fishes does not try to cover all aspects of fish biology, but focuses on the ingenious ways in which fish have resolved the particular problems that come from living in water, especially body fluid regula... View more info

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Morphology, Phylogeny and Taxonomy of Osteolepiform Fish

By: Borgen, Ulf J. & Hans A. Nakrem (editors)

Price: £139.00

Inventory number: 979768

ISBN: 1119286433

Condition: New<br>


2016. 30cm. Pp.520. Softbound.Extensive table of contents available on request. View more info

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Biology of the Spotted Seatrout

By: Bortone, S.A. (editor)

Price: £160.00

Inventory number: 002095

ISBN: 0849311292

Condition: New<br>


2002. 24cm. Pp.328. Hardback.The spotted seatrout is an important species not only for fisheries, but as an integral part of many estuarine ecosystems. As one of the few fishes that live its entire life within an estuarine system, the species has tremendous potential as a monitor for estuarine conditions.Biology of the Spotted Seatrout presents an up-to-date summary of what is known about the basic biology of this important species. The book serves as a m... View more info

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Poissons recueillis dans la Region du Bas-Congo par M. le Dr. W.J.Ansorge - with - Poissons recuellis au Congo Belge per l'expedition du Dr. C. Christy

By: Boulenger, G. A

Price: £0.00

Inventory number: 000250

Condition: Sold<br>


1912-1920. 2 volumes. 37cm. Pp.66. 8 plates (5 folding). Original wrappers.Two important papers on Congo fishes with fine engraved plates.Sold View more info

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On the Morphology of the Skull in the Paraguayan Lepidosiren, and in other Dipnoids

By: Bridge, T. W

Price: £50.00

Inventory number: 004559

Condition: Antiquarian<br>


Trans. Zool. Soc. Vol.XIV, Part 5. 1898. 30cm. Pp.325-380. 2 plates. Black library buckram, gilt, original wrappers bound in. Front endpaper, front wrapper and pp.325-326 loose, tipped in. Blindstamp and library bookplate, good copy.On the Morphology of the Skull in the Paraguayan Lepidosiren, good ex-library copy View more info