John Beaufoy Publishing

NATURAL HISTORY · DIVING & UNDERWATER · HISTORY · TRAVEL

Jbp logoJohn Beaufoy Publishing is an independent non-fiction book publisher based in Oxford, England, specialising in the fields of natural history, history and travel. Within these categories, we have a strong subsidiary focus on publishing books about the Indo-Pacific region, including South Asia, Southeast Asia and Australasia. Our books are available from good booksellers around the world.

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The 100 Best Birdwatching Sites in Australia

Sue Taylor

The 100 Best Birdwatching Sites in Australia is about having fun birding. It contains the author’s personal selection of 100 of the best birdwatching sites in all states, territories and islands of Australia. The sites are chosen for the large number of species or the large number of special birds to be found in each […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Hong Kong (2nd edition)

Ray Tipper

A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Hong Kong is a fully updated second edition of this introductory identification guide to the 279 bird species most likely to be seen in Hong Kong, including every species classified as Abundant, Common or Uncommon in the Hong Kong Bird Report. High quality photographs from the region’s top […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Lizards of Australia

Scott & Tyese Eipper

A Naturalist’s Guide to the Lizards of Australia, featuring 280 of Australia’s most beautiful, unusual and commonly encountered lizard species, provides a thorough introduction to the land of the lizard. Stunning photographs from Australia’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers […]

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Reef Fishes of Seychelles

Christophe Mason-Parker, Ryan Daly, Clare Keating, Guy Stevens

Reef Fishes of Seychelles is a photographic identification guide to the reef fishes of Seychelles aimed at divers, snorkelers, scientists, students and general fish enthusiasts. To date nearly 900 species of fish have been recorded from coral reefs and their associated habitats within Seychelles Exclusive Economic Zone. With over 550 species and almost 700 photographs […]

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Wildlife of the Australian Rainforests: A State-by-State Guide

Peter Rowland, Angus McNab & John Harris

Wildlife of the Australian Rainforests: A State-by-State Guide is a lavishly illustrated guide to 51 significant wildlife-watching sites in 22 bioregions around Australia. Rainforests are found in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, the Northern Territory and Western Australia. Sites are generally open to the public, (some may require permits). Detailed accounts of the key […]

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