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Snakes of Rhodesia

By: Broadley, D.G. : Cock, E.V.

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Longmans: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bdbz


wraps are shelf rubbed and edge worn. spine is knocked. tanning. light soiling and marks. ownership inscription. previous price notation. fair copy.[S.K] View more info

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The Frogs of the Kruger National Park: A guide to a group of vertebrate animals known as Amphibia-order Anura (Salientia) of the Kruger National Park

By: De V. Pienaar, U; Passmore, N. I. and Carruthers, V.C.

Price: $7.60

Publisher: National Parks Board of South Africa: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: aozk


91 pages (complete). The book has a clear plastic protective cover. This cover is grubby and scuffed. The book underneath is tidy and neat. The frontispage has a previous owner signature. The front and end pages have residue from adhesive tape. The pages are clear, bright. There is evidence of use throughout. The book is relaxed and companionable. fk View more info

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Corn Snakes for the South African Reptile Enthusiast

By: De Wet, Charmaine

Price: $42.75

Publisher: De Wet Snakes: 2009

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: osaf


The inside of the front wrap has been signed in ink by the author, Charmaine De Wet. The wraps are the slightest touch shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain whole, bright and intact. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions aside from that of the author, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and vibrant. JK View more info

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Co-existence in South Africa

By: Fagan, H A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Juta & Company Ltd.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: oozb


The wraps are shelf rubbed and edge worn. Mildew is evident at the back wrap continuing to approximately 10 pages. The pages are slightly tanned. There is a sticker within the front wrap. The front and back end pages as well as the inside of the wraps are all tanned. The pages are slightly tanned too. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 125 pages. [B.K.] View more info

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The Snakes of South Africa - Their Venom and the Treatment of Snake Bite.

By: Fitzsimons, F. W.

Price: $45.60

Publisher: T. Maskew Miller, Cape Town: 1919

Seller ID: aibv


No publication or edition date is printed but the preface is dated 1919. This copy of Fitzsimon's well known book about snakes and their venom is quarter bound in leather. The condition of the leather is very good: it is barely worn and is strong, polished by handling and firm. The cloth covering has shelving markings and wear. The patterned inside front cover and frontispage have previous owner markings. According to its age the pages have very general, sporadic foxing.... View more info

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Snakes

By: Fitzsimons, F. W.

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd, London: 1932

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: atxh


286 pages (complete). A copy of the classic book on South African snakes by the legendary first Director of the Port Elizabeth Snake Park. In poor condition. The cover is worn all about. The spine seams are cracked. The spine has been repaired and is secured and tight. The cover faces are much scuffed and worn but are firm and strong. The contents have wear and foxing but are generally fixed, very competent, assured, clear, confident and certain. fk View more info

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The Snakes of South Africa : Their Venom and the Treatment of Snake Bite

By: Fitzsimons, F.W.

Price: $142.50

Publisher: E.H. Walton: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bwhg


a rare first issue but unfortunately much used and with many faults. the spine has been replaced neatly with a plain leather strip. the pictorial boards are worn and marked. there is some underlining and annotation at the back of the book. a previous owner's small stamp mark. the binding is strong View more info

The Snakes of South Africa: Their Venom and the Treatment of Snake Bite

By: Fitzsimons, F.W.

Price: $52.25

Publisher: T. Maskew Miller: 1919

Seller ID: ostg


Third revised edition. The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with the cloth at the top and bottom edges of the spine frayed. Despite this, they are strong and square, with charming gilt to the front and spine. Internally, there are light pencil markings on the half title page but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and handsome. JK View more info

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A Field Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa

By: FitzSimons, V.F.M.

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Collins: 1970

Seller ID: bhqz


boards are rubbed, edge worn and knocked. foxing and marks. sticker residue. fair binding and condition. copy.[S.K] View more info

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Snakes and Snake Catching in Southern Africa

By: Isemonger, R M

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Howard Timmins, Cape Town: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: biec


105 pages (complete). A much owned and inconsiderately stored book. The boards and cloth spine are much worn all about. They are scuffed, marked, tatty but still sound and resolute. The contents have evidence of use throughout. Some pages are have handling marks. In general, the contents are comfortable, clean, clear, confident and assured. fk View more info

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Snakes of Africa

By: Isemonger, R.M.

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Books of Africa: 1968

Seller ID: arzm


jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn. ex-library copy with stamps, stickers, inscriptions and marks. 1 plate appears to be missing(torn out). well bound. fair copy.[S.K] View more info

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Snakes of South Africa

By: Isemonger, R.M.

Price: $3.80

Publisher: Books of Africa: 1983

Seller ID: bsbb


The boards are in a very good condition. The pages are tanned, but the text is still crisp and legible. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 284 pages. [B.N.] View more info

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Slange En Slangbyte in Suider-Afrika

By: Marais, Johan

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Struik Uitgewers: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: asbt


88 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. The cover is tight and bright with the coils and gimlet eyes of deadly snakes. There is user wear about the corners and edges. The spine strong and secure. Inside, there is much evidence of use and ownership: the pages are relaxed and confident. They are clean, certain, clear and well ordered and illustrated. fk View more info

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A Complete Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa (South African Travel & Field Guides)

By: Marais, Johan

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Southern Book Publishers: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 84hh


208 pages (complete). Third impression of first edition. A gratifyingly much used book (this usually indicates a level of usefulness!). The book is tight and secure. It is scruffy, worn, marked and scuffed all about the covers. The spine is secure. Inside there are a variety of previous owner notations. There is evidence of use throughout. Nonetheless, the pages are agreeable, clear, assured. The illustrations are bright, vivid and detailed. The book is most competent fo... View more info

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A Guide to the Reptiles of Southern Africa

By: Marais, Johan; Alexander, Graham

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Struik: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ohfs


wraps are shelf rubbed and a bit edge worn. light marks. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K] View more info

The Guide to Owning Tree Boas and Tree Pythons

By: Mazorlig, Tom

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Neptune City, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Tfh Pubns Inc: 1999

Seller ID: nr74


The wraps are rubbed and creased.Internally clean.Well bound.[R.K] View more info

South Afican Frogs

By: Passmore, N I & Carruthers, V C

Price: $30.40

Publisher: Witwatersrand University Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 97db


The jacket is worn and torn. The (untested) vinyl recording is included. Two previous owner's signatures. Mild tanning. Tightly bound. View more info

South African Frogs: A Complete Guide

By: Passmore, Neville;Carruthers, Vincent

Price: $36.10

Publisher: South Africa: Southern Book Pub of South Africa: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: we27


The jacket is shelf rubbed.Internally clean.Well bound.Very good copy.Revised.[R.K] View more info

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Reptiles of southern Africa

By: Patterson, Rod : Bannister, Anthony

Price: $19.00

Publisher: C. Struik Publishers: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: aqty


boards are shelf rubbed. light marks. signed by author[Rod Patterson]. well bound. very good copy.[S.K] View more info

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The reptile fauna of the Kruger National Park

By: Pienaar, U. De V.

Price: $33.25

Publisher: National Parks Board of South Africa, 1978. First edition.: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: amwz


boards are shelf rubbed and edge worn. mild tanning. light marks. well bound. good copy.[S.K] View more info