The Thylacine, Bilby, instantly recognisable Tasmanian Devil, Koala and common Wombat, and various other less readily identifiable marsupials, Kangaroos and placental mammals, appear in this book as
animals long gone or with an increasingly tenuous grip on existence. Portraits of 46 Australian threatened or extinct mammals. 268 x 237mm., pp. vii, 272, colour plates and maps throughout, list of Illustrations, bibliography, index. Hard cover, illustrated cloth covered boards (without dust jacket as issued). FINE.