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The Sunday Strand Vol. IV, July to December 1901
Various,
Newnes,  1901. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 1900-1920; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5834. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 5834  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Knight of the Knuckles
Cleaver, Hylton
Frederick Warne,  1940. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Poor. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust Jacket has large closed tears and associated wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 1940s; Children. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5794. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5794  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Blackwood’s Magazine, Vol. CLXXXI: January-June 1907
Various,
Blackwood,  1907. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 1900-1920; Essays & Literary Criticism. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5768. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5768  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Critical and Historical Essays: Vol. I
Macaulay, Lord
Longman & Co,  1862. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Small split on spine, although binding remains solid; front endpaper missing; otherwise good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5757. Fair Condition
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 5757  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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In Memory of W. V.
Canton, William
Dent,  1901. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5751. Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 5751  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Caneuon
Mynyddog’,
Cyhoeddedig Gan Hughes & Son,  1866. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Considerable edgewear, rebound incorporating most elements of original spine, otherwise good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Welsh. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Wales; 19th century; Welsh Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5752. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Fair Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 5752  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Critical and Historical Essays
Macauley, Lord
Longman & Co,  1874. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Front endpaper missing, leather stripped in some places, a little edgewear but otherwise good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5749. Fair Condition
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 5749  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Mes Prisons suivi des Devoirs des Hommes
Pellico, Silvio
Garnier Freres,  No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Quarter Leather) Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Back cover chipped considerably, leather a little brittle, but internally very good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; French Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5718. Fair Condition
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 5718  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Godolphin
Lytton, Lord
Routledge,  No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Top edge gilt, faded. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5713. Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 5713  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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A First Family of Tasajara Vol. II
Harte, Bret
MacMillan,  1891. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4783. Fair Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 4783  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Legion Book
Minchin (ed.), Capt. H. Cotton
Cassell,  1930. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Contributors include John Galsworthy, Rudyard Kipling, Arnold Bennett, P. G. Wodehouse & G. K. Chesterton, among others. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 1930s; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4763. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 4763  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Bail Up!
Nisbet, Hume
Chatto & Windus,  1890. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Outer is quite worn but pictorial cover remains legible. Spine skewed, some fraying but mainly fair. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Endpapers browned, text has scattered foxing, but mostly clean. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Australia; 19th century; Australian Literature; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4478. Fair Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 4478  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Strand Magazine, January to June 1899
Newnes (ed.), George
Newnes,  1899. First Edition
 Hardcover (rebound in cloth) Hardcover (rebound in cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Contains first appearance of Arthur Conan Doyle (Round the Fire, etc.). Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book clean and unfoxed. Marbled edges, faded. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4252. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 4252  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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La Consolation du Chretien (2 vols)
Roissard, M. le Abbe
Chez Berlin, Paris,  1803. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Text is in nice condition throughout, small missing piese tops of both spines and bottom of vol 1, otherwise original binding intact and tight. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; 18th century; French Language; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4137. Fair Condition
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 4137  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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TRAITÉ dE PHYSIQUE ÉLÉMENTAIRE SUIVI DE PROBLÈMES
Drion & Emile Fernet, Charles
Victor Masson et Fils, Place de L'École de Médecine.,  1861. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Quarter Leather) Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Second edition ( [viii] xiv, 870 pp) issued in same year as FIrst Edition (1861) which is ++ 874pp. Scattered foxing and browing to some pages, but original binding intact. Some damage to leather at top of spine, original boards intact except for small chip front board lower right, boards edge-worn in places. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; 19th century; French Language; Medicine & Health. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4141. Fair Condition
Price: 480.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 4141  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Im Spielerparadies: Momentphotographien aus Monte Carlo
Madelaine, Marie
Verlag von Dr Eysler & Co, Berlin,  1905. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Illustrations in fine condition throughout, very little foxing or wear. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in German. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Monaco; 1900-1920; German Language; Photography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4136. Good Condition
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 4136  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The History of Henry IV
Henry IV (trans. J. V.),
H. S. Nichols,  1896. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Spine has lifted in one small section & reglued. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Biography & Autobiography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4126. Fair Condition
Price: 169.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 4126  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The King’s Own
Marryat, Captain
Richard Bentley,  1838. First Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Poor Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Originally issued as part of set, this book is quite battered, having sustained considerable wear to extremities. One small portion of the spine is lifting and the title band has mostly peeled away, but much of the leather has retained its lustre, and the interior is in surprisingly good condition. Size: Small Octavo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4089. Poor Condition (ex-library)
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 4089  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Frank Lockwood Sketch Book
Lockwood, Frank
Edward Arnold,  1898. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Some slight edgewear, bottom of spine cloth worked slightly loose, corners bumped, otherwise good. Size: A4 Landscape. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, except slight working loose of cloth at bottom of spine.. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Top edge gilt in good condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4025. Good Condition
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 4025  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Reminiscences
Walpole, Horace
Oxford,  1924. Facsimile Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Facsimile Edition. One of a facsimile reproduction of the original 1788 edition, of which only 500 were printed. Top right hand corner is bent, an impacted area leaving slight tear to board, some fraying to spine. Some pages still uncut. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 18th century; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4016. Fair Condition
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 4016  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Ten Tales from the Decameron
Boccaccio (anonymous translator), Giovanni
Riverside Press,  1930. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Edmondo Lucchesi. First Edition. No. 630 of a limited edition of 500 copies reserved for sale outside of the U. K. Illustrated by Edmondo Lucchesi. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: Edmondo Lucchesi. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Italy; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3840. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 3840  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Discourses
Cornaro, Lewis
Benjamin White,  1768. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Small Octavo. Text body is clean (apart from scattered light pencil markings), and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Spine working loose but still intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1691. Good Condition
Price: 286.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 1691  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Les Lunettes de Grand’Maman
Perrault, P.
Education et Recreation,  1885. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Small Octavo. Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; 19th century; French Language; Children. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7026. Very Good Condition
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 7026  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Biographical Treasury
Maunder, Samuel
Longman & Co,  1859. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Biography & Autobiography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2507. Good Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 2507  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Newcomes 2 Vols
Thackeray, William Makepeace
Bradbury & Evans,  1854. First Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Rebound, somewhat inexpertly, but in half leather. Books heavily foxed. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2505. Fair Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 2505  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Some Victorian Men
Furniss, Harry
Bodley Head,  1924. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/Good. Illustrator: Harry Furniss. First Edition. Lavishly illustrated by Furniss, covers faded, main text good condition throughout, small hole on Dust Jacket spine,otherwise good stout condition Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: Harry Furniss. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Biography & Autobiography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2273. Fair Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 2273  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Fables Choisies par J. De La Fontaine
La Fontaine, J. De
Paris,  1811. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Numerous engravings throughout. Text in French. Size: 14 x 85 cm. Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; Medieval 10th to 15thc; French Language; Myths, Legends & Folklore. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1826. Very Good Condition
Price: 218.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 1826  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Dramatic Works of James Sheridan Knowles 2 Vols
Knowles, James Sheridan
Routledge,  1856. First Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First volume lacks Title Page, otherwise complete. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 18th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1823. Very Good Condition
Price: 140.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 1823  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Life of the Fly
Fabre (trans. A. T. de Mattos), J. Henri
Hodder & Stoughton,  1919. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. School prize of J. H. Dutton. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Animals & Birds. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1819. Very Good Condition
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 1819  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Drake’s Drum
Newbolt, Henry
Hodder & Stoughton,  No date. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: A.D. McCormick. Edition Unstated. With illustrations by A. D. McCormick. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: A.D. McCormick. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Poetry. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1802. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 1802  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Locke on St Paul
Locke, John
Awnsham & John Churchill,  1707. Third Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Book has been re-bound at some early stage in fairly plain leather. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges badly foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Philosophy. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1686. Good Condition
Price: 1891.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 1686  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Fortunes of Nigel 3 Vols
Scott, Walter
Archibald Constable & Co.,  1822. First Edition
 Hardcover (Half Leather) Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Ends slightly bumped but otherwise very good. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 3-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1685. Very Good Condition
Price: 475.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 1685  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Charles Dickens - A Bookman Extra Number
Various,
Hodder & Stoughton,  1914. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Literary contributions by many authors, incl. G. K. Chesterton, A. C. Swinburne, Alfred Noyes, Thomas Hardy, G. B. Shaw, et al. This is the first UK edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1682. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 1682  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Aucassin and Nicolette
Anon. (illustrated E.A. Cox),
F. Lewis,  1947. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. One of a limited edition of 1250. This is the first UK edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1677. Very Good Condition
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 1677  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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American Types
Underwood, Clarence F.
Frederick A. Stokes,  1912. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; USA; 1900-1920; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1665. Good Condition
Price: 281.30 (AUD)
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Tropic Days
Banfield, E.J.
T. Fisher Unwin,  1918. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 314 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Australia; 1900-1920; Travel & Places. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1656. Very Good Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
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My Tropic Isle
Banfield, E.J.
T. Fisher Unwin,  1911. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 320 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Australia; 1900-1920; Travel & Places. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1654. Very Good Condition
Price: 339.50 (AUD)
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Yankee Drolleries
Sala (editor), George Augustus
John Camden Hotten,  1869. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. The Most Celebrated Works of the Best American Humorists. Gold stamped front cover and spine. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Edges foxed and browned. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; USA; 19th century; Humour. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1638. Fair Condition
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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Epigrams of Eve
Loeb, Sophie Irene
Gay & Hancock,  1910. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Ruby Lind. First Edition. Illustrations by Ruby Lind, very scarce. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: Ruby Lind. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1612. Good Condition
Price: 383.20 (AUD)
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Variorum Observationibus
Justinus,
Lugduni Batavorum,  1650. First Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Front endpaper excised, front pages incl title much written in by "Robert Wall hif booke" (17thc), some worm damage 1st 6 pages, otherwise text is good, original boards and binding well-used but solid & intact, no lettering extant on spine. Size: Small Octavo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1013. Fair Condition
Price: 630.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 1013  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Works
Smith, Rev. Sydney
Longman & Co,  1859. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Full Leather) Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Spine slightly worn, otherwise good condition throughout. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; England; 19th century; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1008. Good Condition
Price: 189.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 1008  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Beautiful Stories About Children
Dickens, Charles; Kelson, Michael (Ed.)
ISBN: 0908240864
View Productions Australia 1985 
 Hardcover 143 pages, b/w and colour plates. The dust jacket has minor wear. The edges of the book have light spotting, concentrated on the top edge.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 140189  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Matthew and the Midnight Tow Truck
Morgan, Allen
Annick Press Sydney 1985 
 Hard Cover These books were purchased new and have been in storage for decades. However, there is minor shelf wear on the cover. Several copies are available. no page numbers.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 134652  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Complete Battlefields: Volume Two (2)
Ennis, Garth; Braun, Russ; Holden, P. J.; Ezquerra, Carlos
ISBN: 1606902229
Dynamite Entertainment U.S.A. 2011 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has minor wear.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 147147  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Fish in Room 11
Dyer, Heather
ISBN: 1904442331
Chicken House, The Frome, United Kingdom 2004 
 Hard Cover   As New/As New
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121235  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Tapping the Telephone
Post Office Engineering Union
Post Office Engineering Union London 1980 
 Thin Paperback 34 pages. The cover has moderate shelf wear, one corner is torn off and several pages are folded down.   Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 134136  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Tower 1078-1978
Wilson, Derek
Book Club Associates London, United Kingdom 1978 
 Hard Cover Inside of the dust jacket and cover has some light discolouration, otherwise a clean and unmarked copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58207  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Musrum
Thacker, Eric; Earnshaw, Anthony
Jonathan Cape London 1968 
 Hard Cover These books were purchased new and have been in storage for decades. However, there is minor tanning along the edges of the book. There is a clear plastic acting as a dust jacket. Several copies are available. 159 pages.  Very Good
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 149420  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Tales from the Parthenon
Turner, Ethel; Nutt, Pamela (ed.); et al
Juvenilia Press University New South Wales 2014 
 Paper Back 62 pages.   Very Good
Price: 38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 149298  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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A White Sail Gleams
Katayev, Valentin; Stoklitsky, Leonard
Foreign Languages Publishing House Moscow 1954 
 Hard Cover Part of the "Soviet Literature for young People" series. 295 pages. The cover is fairly worn, discoloured and bumped around the edges, with some areas showing tiny tears. The page edges are quite tanned and foxed, as are the inside covers, and the page margins have occasional foxing. Pages 209 to 222 have heavy creasing.   Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 149243  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Champion Vol 58; Issues 1483 To1507-8
no author
   
 Hard Cover This is a hardcover boudn collection of the Champion magazine, comprising issues 1483 to 1508. Publishing information for the hardcover collection is not available, but presumably shares the same publisher with the magazine itself. The magazines are dated 1950. The cover is fairly worn, torn, scuffed and discoloured, with parts of the spine chipping off. The pages are brittle on the edges, and fairly tanned.   Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 149090  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Renniks Australian Coin and Banknote Guide
Skinner, Dion H
ISBN: 0909979006
Skinner & Warnes North Sydney , N.S.W., Australia 1978 Eleventh Edition
 Hard Cover 248 pages. The cover is a little worn. The pages are lightly tanned.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 148980  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Dilbert 2.0: 20 Years of Dilbert
Adams, Scott
ISBN: 0740777351
Andrews McMeel Pub Missouri, USA 2008 
 Hard Cover The book is in a cardboard slip case that has light shelf wear. The book itself is in excellent condition aside from minor shelf wear on the cover. 576 pages with colour illustrations.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 129186  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Edwardian Shopping: A Selection from the Army & Navy Stores Catalogues 1998-1913
Handbridge, R. H.
David & Charles London and Sydney 1975 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has minor wear, minor scuffing around the edges, a large crease on the front cover, a large strip torn off the top and back of the spine, and small tears on the corners. The edges of the book have light tanning. The pages of the book have b&w illustrations.  Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 139867  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Vampire Hunter’s Handbook
Helsing, Raphael Van
ISBN: 1862058040
Pavilion Books U.K. 2007 
 Hard Cover The cover has light wear.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 137109  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Your Child’s Numerology
Stein, Robin
ISBN: 0909104824
Greenhouse Publications Richmond, VIC, Australia 1985 
 Paper Back These books were purchased new and have been in storage for decades. However the pages are lightly tanned. Several copies are avaliable.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 146819  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Gemstones: Understanding, Identifying, Buying
Wallis, Keith
ISBN: 9781851494941
Antique Collectors Club Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK 2006 
 Hard Cover 127 pages with colour photographic pages.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 146510  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Holy See Vatican Collection
MacAudlay, Desmond (ed.)
ISBN: 0731627628
Instituto Trust  1988 
 Hard Cover The cover is slightly worn. 120 pages with colour photographs.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 19.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 146460  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Sprookjes voor Kind en Gezim
Grimm, Jakob; Grimm, Wilhelm
ISBN: 9060691687
Volledige Uitgave  1974 
 Hard Cover This book displays some wear, with its front binding being reinforced with cellophane tape; it is covered in archival grade transparent plastic, from its previous owner. Written in Dutch, it is a collection of the stories of the brothers Grimm.  Ex Library Good
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 125781  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Stamp Collecting for Fun and Profit
Cetin, Frank
Wilshire Book Company Hollywood, CA, USA 1971 
 Paper Back The front cover has a black texta mark. The spine and back cover are a little faded. 126 pages with b&w photographs.  Very Good
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 146388  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Poe’s Tales of Mystery and Imagination
Poe, Edgar Allan
ISBN: 0706426517
Octopus Books Great Britain 1986 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is somewhat worn. The edges of the book are somewhat tanned and spotted. The page margins have a minor tan. 317 pages.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 140391  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The David and Charles Encyclopedia of Everyday Antiques
Pearsall. Ronald
ISBN: 0715398687
David & Charles  1992 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is a little worn with a clipped inside flap. The front page is lightly foxed. 256 pages with photographs and illustrations, both in b&w and in colour  Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 146272  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Automaton
Crew, Gary; Hill, Aaron
ISBN: 0734406932
Lothian Books Australia 2006 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has minor wear. No page numbers.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 32.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 145897  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Care & Repair of Antiques & Collectables
Jackson, Albert; Day, David
ISBN: 1856055744
HarperCollins Publishers London 1998 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is a little tanned. 144 pages with colour photographs and illustrations.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 145794  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Economic Geography of Foreign Countries: Text-Book For the 8th Form of the Secondary School
Mamayev, I. I.
State Text-book Publishing House of the Ministry of Education of the Leningrad 1957 
 Hard Cover Translated by L.Khvostenko and A. Weise. The cover has some light marks. The pages are lightly discoloured and the pages are a little loose in the binding, otherwise the text is unmarked.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12859  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Lady into Fox
Garnett, David
ISBN: 1932416056
McSweeney's Iceland 2004 
 Hard Cover The edges of the book have minor tanning. 78 pages.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 130782  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Oliver Twist Big Picture Book
Samande, Juliette; Levy, Laura (Ed.); Dickens, Charles
ISBN: 2-7338-2529-1
Auzou U.S.A. 2014 
 Hard Cover Note that this is not the original novel by Charles Dickens. It is a fully illustrated colour picture book for children with the plot adapted from the Dickens novel by the new author into modern language, and has none of Dickens' original prose.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 145009  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Pictorial Encyclopedia of Antiques
Durdik, Jan; Ect...
ISBN: 0600031306
Hamlyn Publishing London 1975 
 Hard Cover This book is the 1975 fifth impression of the 1968 edition. The front cover of the dust jacket has a 3cm tear. 495 pages with photographs both coloured and in b&w.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 140846  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Pinocchio: A Classic Illustrated Edition
Collodi, Carlo
ISBN: 0811822834
Chronicle Books U.S.A. 2001 
 Hard Cover There is minor wear on the dust jacket with a large water damage stain on the back. 173 pages.  Very Good/Good
Price: 39.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 140384  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Handbook Of Antique Furniture
Fry, Plantagenet Somerset
ISBN: 0712654607
Barrie & Jenkins Barrie & Jenkins 1992 
 Paperback 160 pages. The cover has minor wear. The edges of the book have minor tanning.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 140342  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Man Who Photographed the World: Burton Holmes : Travelogues, 1886-1938
Burton Holmes
ISBN: 0810910594
Harry N Abrams U.S.A. 1977 
 Hard Cover 319 pp. This book is a spectacle in words and pictures, created before television and air travel. Apart from minor spotting on the edges, this book is in excellent condition.  Very Good/Excellent
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 130244  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Decorative Folding Screens: In the West from 1600 to the Present Day
Adams, Janet Woodbury
ISBN: 050001289x
Thames & Hudson Ltd London 1982 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has minor wear and a tiny tear on the top edge. The edges of the book have a minor tan and light spotting. The inside covers and the first and last few pages are somewhat spotted. 208 pages.  Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 139099  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Childcraft Dictionary
no author
ISBN: 0716660555
World Book Inc USA 1991 
 Hard Cover Ex library book  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 114350  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Erotic Antiques: Or, Love is an Antic Thing
Bridgeman, Harriet (ed.)
ISBN: 0902921177
Lyle Publications Scotland 1974 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has minor wear, light scuffing around the edges, a large piece missing from the top edge of the spine and has a clipped inside flap. The edges of the book have minor spotting. The first few pages have light spotting, as does the back page. 128 pages with b&w photographs.  Very Good/Good
Price: 27.45 (AUD)
Book Number: 139860  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Burrell Collection: With an Introduction By John Julius Norwich
Marks, Richards; Scott, Rosemary; Gasson, Barry; Thomson, James K.; Vainker, Phillip
William Colllins and Sons London and Glasgow 1985 
 Paper Back This book is the 1985 fourth reprint of the 1984 revised edition. The cover has minor wear. The top edge of the book has minor spotting. 160 pages with coloured photographs.  Very Good
Price: 22.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 139453  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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English Painted Enamels
Hughes, Therle; Hughes, Bernard
Spring Books U. K. 1967 
 Hardcover 156 pages. The cover is somewhat worn, with some scuffing and a few small tears around the edges and a clipped inner flap. The edges of the book have light tanning and spotting. The pages have light tanning near the margins.   Very Good/Good
Price: 29.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 139258  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Green Vault: An Introduction
Menzhausen, Joachim
Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden Dresden, Tennessee, U.S.A. 1985 Fourth Edition
 Hard Cover The cover has minor wear. The edges of the book have minor tanning. 119 pages with coloured photographs.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 24.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 139042  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Sandman’s Three-Minute Stories
Walker, Abbie Phillips
Harper & Brothers U.S.A. 1929 
 Hardcover 171 pages. The cover has light wear. The edges of the book have light tanning and spotting. Some pages have minor spotting. There is an inscription on the first page.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 137877  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Complete Works of Robert Burns Containing Poems, Songs,and Correspondence with Life and Notes Critical and Biographical Vol.1
Cunninghm Allan
Thomas C. Jack 11 Melbourne Place Edinburgh 1835 Second Edition
 Hard Cover 458pp This book was published in 1835. Its cover is scuffed, the spine is slightly detached, the corners are scuffed, the edges are very yellowed with age and there are water marks and yellow spotting on the first few pages. However, the pages themselves are in very good condition.  Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 135791  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Henri’s Walk to Paris
Klein, Leonore
Universe Publishing New York 2012 
 Hard Cover This book is in excellent condition. No page numbers.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 134810  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Last Little Cat
DeJong, Meindert
Lutterworth Press London 1961 
 Hard Cover There is moderate shelf wear on the dust jacket with small tears around the edges. There is moderate tanning and spotting along the edges of the book.There is in an inscription on the first page. There is library paraphenalia throughout. 66 pages. Ex Library Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 134770  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Bedtime Annual 1979
Blyton, Grid
World Distributors Manchester Limited Great Britain 1979 
 Hardcover The cover is somewhat shelf worn. The edges of the book are lightly yellowed and spotted with age, the inside covers are similarly spotted. 62 pages with beautiful colour illustrations.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 133024  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Malay Magician: Being Shaman, Saiva and Sufi
Winstedt Richard
Routledge and Kegan Paul London 1951 
 Hard Cover 160 pages. The book has the usual library items including stickers on the spine and inside covers. The cover is somewhat shelf worn. The inside cover and edges of the book are somewhat spotted. Various pages have pencil underlining and marginalia. Various pages have been dog-eared. Ex Library Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 23.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 132815  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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James Dean
Roth, Sanford; Roth, Beulah
ISBN: 3822800643
Taschen Germany 1987 
 Paper Back This book appears to be written in german, english and french. The cover has light shelf wear and creasing. 115 pages with b/w photographs.  Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 132449  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Marvell Encyclopedia: The Definitive Guide to the Characters of the Marvel Universe
Dougall, Alastair
Dorling Kindersley New York 2006 
 Hard Cover The book has a clear protective cover. The dust jacket has minor shelf wear. The book itself is in excellent condition. 351 pages.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 131725  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Postage Stamps of the Ussr
no author
Cosmos Moscow  
 Paper Back There is light shelf wear on the cover. This book contains postage stamps of the ussr, all postage stamps are still in their original places. 7 pages.  Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 131705  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Looker: Graphic Concept Volume 4
no author
ISBN: 2950471633
Looker 65 Boulevard Sebastopol 75001 Paris  
 Spiral Bound Paperback Unnumbered. This book is yellowed with age, the back cover is coming away from the spiral spine, and the cover has some shelf wear. However, the book itself is in very good condition.  Good
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 131390  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Adventures of Tintin: Land of Black Gold
Herge
ISBN: 0416836208
Magnet Belgium 1977 
 Paper Back The cover has minor shelf wear, the front cover is folded outwards and he back cover has a line drawn in black marker. The edges of the book have minor folding and tanning. 62 pages.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 131034  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Touring in 1600 (Century Classics Traveller)
Bates, Ernest Stuart
ISBN: 0712614958
Century Hutchinson Australia Hawthorn Victoria Australia 1988 
 Paperback 418pp. Touring in 1600 is an extraordinary mixture of travel, history, personal philosophy and literature charting the development of 'travel' from 1600. It has very minor shelf wear and a bit of yellowing and light spotting around the edges.  Very Good
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 130829  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Roman Imperial Coins : Their Art And Techiniques
Breglia, Laura ; Bianchi Bandinelli, Ranuccio
Frederick A. Praegar Italy 1968 
 Hard Cover The cover is somewhat shelf worn. The edges of the book have light tanning and spotting. 236 pages.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 130651  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Zanetti
Zanetti, Paul
ISBN: 0908197640
David Ell Press Sydney 1984 First Edition
 Paper Back The cover has moderate shelf wear. The edges of the book and inside covers are fairly tanned. With b/w illustrations.  Good
Price: 18.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 130475  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Silver Renaissance Essays in Eghteenth-Century English History
Natan, Alex (editor)
MacMillan & Co Ltd New York USA 1961 
 Hard Cover 245 pp This collection of essays which should rekindle interest in a century which may easily prove to have been a mellow age of human accomplishment. The dust jacket is worn and has several small tears around the edges; there is considerable yellow spotting on the first and last pages and there is some yellowing and ageing around the edges. However, for a book printed in 1961 the book itself is in very good condition.  Good/Adequate
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 130248  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Population Problems of the Pacific
Roberts, Stephen H
George Routledge & Sons, Ltd Broadway House London England 1927 
 Hard Cover 411pp. This ex-library book has a well worn cloth cover with a slightly damaged spine and top right hand corner. There are handwritten and library stamps on the front page as well as a mark on the spine where a library sticker had been. It has library stamps and hand written notes on the front page and spotting on the front several pages. The edges are yellowed with age; and has a detailed fold out map of the Pacific Islands in the front. Whilst the cover and front pages are moderately damaged, the pages of the book are well preserved, considering it was printed in 1927. Ex Library Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 129793  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Round the World: Stories from the English-speaking Peoples
Driscoll, Frank
Angus and Robertson Australia 1959 First Edition
 Paper Back The cover is somewhat shelf worn with moderate scuffing on the spine. The edges and pages are warmly tanned. The title page has been signed by the author. The second page has a large blacked out texta mark. 111 pages w/ b/w illustrations.  Adequate
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 129790  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Here’s Humphrey
Multipul Authors
ISBN: 0727014838
Rigby Publishers Adelaide 1981 
 Hard Cover There is some very minor shelf wear on the cover. The edges of the book are moderately spotted. 119 pages with beautiful colour illustrations.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 129412  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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A Book of Nonsense
Peake, Mervyn
Picador U. K. 1974 
 Paper Back 91 pages. The cover is somewhat shelf worn. The cover and pages have moderate tanning. The first and last pages have light spotting.  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 129445  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Guinness World Records 2005
Folkard, Claire
ISBN: 0851121926
Guinness World Records London 2004 
 Hard Cover The cover and inside cover have light shelf. 287 pages with colour photographs.  Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 129518  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Selections from Addison’s Spectator
Martin, Herbert (Ed)
Blackie and Sons London  
 Hard Cover There is no publication date but it is believed to be around 1900. The cover is somewhat shelf worn with scuffing along the spine and edges. The pages of the book are somehwat spotted and have tanned to a consistent warm shade from age. The book is in remarkably good condition given its age. There is pen markings on the title page. 224 pages.  Good
Price: 95.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 128767  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Edwin A. Fleisher Music Collection
Fleisher, Edwin A.
Privately Published United States of America 1933 
 Hard Cover The cover has extensive wear and tear with prominent tears in the lining down the spine. The book is beginning to detach at the spine. The edges are quite tanned with light spotting. The inside cover and first and last pages have been stamped by the Australian Broadcasting Commission. Selected pages are lightly spotted. The book is number 280 of a limited 700 copies printed. 492 pages.  Good
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 128593  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Emily Post’s Wedding Planner
Post, Elizabeth L.;Post, Emily
ISBN: 0060909358
Harper & Row Canada 1982 
 Paper Back There is some light shelf wear on the cover. There is light spotting and tanning on the edges of the book. 80 pages.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 128228  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Away with Me: Journey No. 2
Rogers, June; McKay, Gwenda; Epstein, June
ISBN: 0207123810
Angus & Robertson Australia 1972 
 Hard Cover The cover has minor shelf wear and the edge of the book is lightly yellowed. 48 pages.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 127883  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Tale of the First White Elephant in Bali
Mason, Nigel
Adventure House Indonesia 2007 
 Paper Back 104 pages, colour illustrations.  As New
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 128165  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Sina and Tinilau
Hereniko, Vilsoni
ISBN: 9820201276
Institute of Pacific Studies Australia 1997 
 Paper Back The cover has minor wear. 21 pages with colour illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 127998  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Songs of Innocence
Blake, William
Faber and Faber Great Britain 1958 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is torn in half at the spine and has several other tears as well as moderate spotting on the inside. The art is intact and unfaded. The edges of the book are very somewhat spotted and lightly tanned. B/w and colour illustrations.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 128038  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Best of the Rip Off Press: Volume One
Various
Rip Off Press San Francisco 1973 First Edition
 Paper Back These books were purchased new and have been in storage for decades. There is minor shelf wear to the cover and the pages are yellowing due to thier age. Many copies are available. 126 pages.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 127849  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Children’s Pinocchio
Brown, Roy
George G. Harrap & Co. London 1960 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has moderate wear and tear. There is moderate spotting on the edge of the book and selected pages. The pages are a uniform light tan. 64 pages.  Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 127745  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Cartoon Collectibles - 50 Years of Dime-Store Memorabilia
Heide, Robert; and Gilman, John
Dolphin / Doubleday New York 1983 
 Paper Back 246 Pages and b/w and colour photographs. The cover has little shelf wear. The edge of the book is lightly tanned with age.  Very Good
Price: 23.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 99736  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Miller’s Understanding Antiques
Miller, Judith(ed); Miller, Martin(ed)
ISBN: 0753704870
Chancellor Press England 2001 
 Hard Cover 280 Pages and colour pictures. The dust jacket has minor shelf wear and some minor fading due to age.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 127171  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Willy Worm
Rippon, Sally
ISBN: 0906791030
Minimax Books Ltd England 1981 
 Paper Back The cover has very minor shelf wear.  Very Good
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 126863  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Mimmy Spider’s Work of Art
Rippon, Sally
ISBN: 0906791022
Minimax Books Ltd England 1981 
 Paper Back The cover has minor shelf wear.  Very Good
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 126864  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Bad Belinda Bee
Rippon, Sally
ISBN: 0906791065
Minimax Books Ltd England 1981 
 Paper Back The cover has very little shelf wear.  Very Good
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 126862  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Blabber Mouth
Gleitzman, Morris
ISBN: 0330358782
Pan MacMillan Australia Australia 1996 
 Paper Back The pages are heavily tanned with age. There is mild shelf wear on the cover.  Good
Price: 19.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 126663  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Garry the Goblin, and Five More Spooky Stories
Williams, Gladys
ISBN: 0216896258
Blackie U. K. 1973 
 Hard Cover The cover has minor shelf wear. The edges of the book are lightly yellowed. Has a dial on the front to be used to select the story to read. 23 pages.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 17.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 125473  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Collectors Encyclopedia: Toys and Banks
Cranmer, Don
L-W Books Marion, Indiana 1986 First Edition
 Paperback The cover and book block have some light shelf wear.   Very Good
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 125388  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Discovering Childbirth and the Joy of Breastfeeding
O’Brien, Pauline
ISBN: 0207137129
Angus & Robertson Publishers London 1979 
 Paper Back The cover has minor wear and a creased corner. The edges of the book have minor tanning. 216 pages.  Very Good
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 124935  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Peter Graves
Du Bois, William Pene
F.W. Chesire Publishing Pty Ltd Melbourne 1969 
 Paper Back The cover is worn and there are scuff marks around the spine and on the front. There is a black ink mark and scuff mark on the back.The text inside is unmarked  Good
Price: 64.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124936  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Mechanical Tin Toys in Colour
Weltens, Arno
ISBN: 0713708484
Blandford Press England 1977 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is mildly discoloured on the front and back, and heavily discoloured on the spine.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124807  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Memorabilia : The Vintage Years, 1928-1938
Shine, Bernard C.
ISBN: 0706428404
Octopus Books London 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover The cover has some light shelf wear.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124797  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Sir Maxwell Joseph Collection: Postage Stamps and Postal History of the Cape of Good Hope
Joseph, Sir Maxwell
Sotheby Park Bernet & Co. London 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has minor shelf wear and is lightly tanned along edges.  Excellent/Very Good
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124788  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Miller’s Collecting Prints & Posters
Gleason, Janet
ISBN: 1857327268
Miller/Mitchell Beazley United Kingdom 1997 
 Hardcover The dust jacket has light shelf wear. The pages are lightly spotted with age.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124746  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Toy Collector
Hertz, Louis
Funk & Wagnalls United States 1969 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has moderate wear and tear and the book block has very light spotting.  Very Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124688  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Koalas, Kites and Kangaroos
Ridyard, David
ISBN: 0909404933
Childerset Pty Ltd Adelaide, Australia 1986 
 Hardcover The cover has light shelf wear. The pages are somewhat spotted with age.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124533  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Origin and History of the Books of the New Testament: Both the Canonical and the Apocraphyl Designed to Show What the Bible is Not, What it is, and How to Use it.
Stowe, Calvin E.
Sampson, Low, Son, and Marston Ludgate Hill UK 1867 
 Hard Cover The cover shows some general wear and the fly lear has been clipped, otherwise in good condition.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124308  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Adventures of the Wishing-Chair
Blyton, Enid
Angus and Robertson Australia 1951 
 Hard Cover The book is quite warped. The dust jacket has a fair amount of wear and tear mainly along the edges. The pages are quite tanned and there is also light spotting on the top of the book block.  Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124286  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Elvis: Special 1969
Hand, Albert
World Distributions Great Britain 1968 First Edition
 Hard Cover The cover has general wear and the publishing information page is present but no longer attached. There is a fair amount of spotting on the book block and the first couple of pages have minor spotting also.  Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124196  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Wizardology: The Book of the Secrets of Merlin
Steer, Dugald A.
ISBN: 1741247217
The Five Mile Press Australia 2005 
 Hard Cover The cover has light shelf wear.  Very Good
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 124150  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Doctor Who: The Visual Dictionary
Rayner, Jacqueline; Darling, Andrew
DK Publishing New York 2009 
 Hard Cover   As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 124154  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Jones on the Belgrade Express
Cory, Desmond
Frederick Muller Limited London 1960 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has some creases and tears. The pages are somewhat tanned and yellowed with age.  Very Good/Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 123767  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Lay of the Last Minstrel
Scott, Sir Walter; Warner, G. Townsend (editor)
Edward Arnold London  
 Hard Cover 132 pages. Arnold's British Classics for Schools edition. The cover is somewhat shelf worn. The front endpaper is missing and there is discolouration inside the front and back covers and spotting around the page edges  Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 123760  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Kings & Desperate Men: Life in eighteenth-Century England
Kronenberger, Louis
Alfred A. Knopf New York 1942 
 Hard Cover The cover shows general wear, a few small scuff marks and the spine is faded. There is a small inkstamp inside the front cover. The page edges and first few pages are lightly tanned and foxed. The binding is weak between pages 2 and 3. 323 pages.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 123746  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Essays on Literature, History Politics, Etc.
Woolf, Leonard
The Hogarth Press London 1927 First Edition
 Hard Cover This copy appears to have been professionally recovered in green leatherette. There is some spotting inside the covers and around the page edges.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 123560  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Time of Conflict
Waten, Judah
Australasian Book Society Sydney 1961 
 Hard Cover This copy appears to be signed by the author on the front end paper. The dust jacket has some sun fading and other marks and numerous small creases and tears. 281 pages.  Good/Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 123478  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Called and the Chosen
Baldwin, Monica
Hamish Hamilton Ltd London 1957 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has some small tears and general wear.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 123394  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Life and Energy
Asimov, Isaac
Dobson Books Ltd. London 1963 First Edition
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has been clipped and has a few scuff marks and small tears around bottom near spine, otherwise a clean and unmarked copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122996  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Psychological Development of Expression: A Compilation of Selections for Use in the Study of Expression Vol. IV.- Oratory
Blood, Mary A.; Riley, Ida Morey
The Lakeside Press Chicago 1917 
 Hard Cover The cover has a few marks but is in very good condition. There is an ink inscription inside the front cover and a couple of pages of pencil markings.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122985  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Conjugal Relationships: As Regards Personal Health and Hereditary Well-Being
Gardner, Augustus K.
Simpkin, Marsgall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd. London 1918 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is torn around the corners and lightly worn. There is discolouration of the front and back endpapers, otherwise an unmarked copy.  Good/Good
Price: 64.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122984  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Bow Bells to Burrowa Street
Forbes, William J.
ISBN: 0646427563
D.W. Forbes Leura, N.S.W., Australia 2003 First Edition
 Hard Cover This copy is number 12 of a first edition of 500. Has some light shelf wear, otherwise clean condition.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 96.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122835  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Litanies of Life
Watson, Kathleen
George Robertson and Company Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and Brisbane 1906 First Australian Edition
 Hard Cover The cover of this book has a few small marks and scuffs and there is minor spotting inside the front and back covers.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122839  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Fridays at Oasis - Hopes and Dreams, One Step at a Time -
Baker, Kate
ISBN: 9780646493787
Earth Violets Sydney 2008 First Edition
 Hard Cover Appears signed by the author. This is a first edition book. The dust jacket has some scuff marks and one tiny tear along the top, otherwise is in clean and unmarked condition  As New/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122837  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Boys and Girls of the Bible
Paddock, Charles L.
Signs Publishing Company Warburton, Victoria 1962 
 Hard Cover There is light spotting on the book block due to age, some of which has continued onto the page margins in a few places. The cover has light shelf wear. Coloured illustrations.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 15.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 122754  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Riverview Kids
Wilton, Elizabeth
Angus and Robertson Australia 1971 
 Hard Cover   New/New
Price: 23.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 122736  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Great Planet Earth Search
Helbrough, Emma
ISBN: 0746060521
Usborne Publishing, Limited London, United Kingdom 2005 
 Paper Back Clean and unmarked copy.  As New
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122566  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Jungle Doctor Spots a Leopard
White, Paul
The Paternoster Press London 1963 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is scuffed and has a few small tears.  Very Good/Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 122533  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Architectural Sheet Metal Ornaments: Catalog K
no author
W.F. Norman Corporation Missouri  
 Paperback The cover is somewhat spotted with light shelf wear.  Very Good
Price: 21.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 122480  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Sophia’s Question: Thinking Stories for Australian Children
Cam, Philip
ISBN: 0868067180
Hale and Iremonger Australia 2011 
 Paper Back 81 pages.  Very Good
Price: 19.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 147333  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Blue Notebook
Juillard, Andre
ISBN: 1561631914
Nantier Bell Minoustchine Publishing Company New York, New York, U.S.A. 1997 
 Paperback 62 pages. Translated by Jacinthe Leclerc. Slight shelf wear otherwise a clean and unmarked copy.  Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121849  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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No Pasaran! Volume 1
Giardino, Vittorio
ISBN: 1561632619
Nbm Pub Co New York, New York, U.S.A. 2000 
 Paperback 64 pages. Front cover has some very slight crease marks, otherwise a clean and unmarked copy.  Very Good
Price: 28.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 121854  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Broad Stone of Honour: or The True Sense and Practice of Chivalry - Morus
Digby, Kenelm Henry
Edward Lumley London 1848 
 Hard Cover 329 pages. The cover of the book is very worn with age but is still tightly bound. There are ink inscriptions inside the front cover. The pages are very tanned and also quite brittle due to their age. They must be handled carefully along the edges or they will tear easily, and the edges of some pages already have a couple of small tears.  Ex Library Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121843  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Down in the Garden
Geddes, Anne
ISBN: 0733601650
Hodder Headline Australia Pty Ltd Australia 1997 Second Edition
 Hardcover The dust jacket has some fogging on the back cover.  As New/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121610  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Fairy Haven and the Quest for the Wand
Levine, Gail Carson
Funtastic Australia 2007 First Edition
 Hard Cover There are bits of a sticker still stuck to the front cover of the dust jacket.  As New/As New
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121478  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Animal Stories for Nine-Year-Olds
Paiba, Helen
ISBN: 0330374931
Pan Books Ltd United Kingdom 2003 
 Paper Back There is a crease across the top right corner of the front cover.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121269  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Island of the Blind Hipopotamie and ther Stories
Daniell, Michael
ISBN: 0207132046
Angus and Robertson Publishers London 1975 
 Hard Back The cover has very minor shelf wear, otherwise the book is as new.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121162  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Dolphins Are Different!
Parr, Letitia
ISBN: 020712437x
Angus and Robertson  1972 
 Hard Cover Some small writting on the inside cover.  As New/No Dust Jacket
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121129  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Berries Goodman
Neville, Emily Cheney
Angus and Robertson United Kingdom 1970 
 Hard Cover A small corner at the bottom, back corner of the book has been cut. Otherwise the book appears as new.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 121132  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Tom Brown’s Schooldays: By An Old Boy
Hughes, Thomas
Henry Frowde Hodder & Stoughton London  
 Cloth From the Herbert Strang's Library series published circa 1910. Cover is a little scuffed around the edges. Foxing and discolouration of pages.  Good
Price: 14.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 121031  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Doctor Dolittle’s Circus
Lofting, Hugh
ISBN: 0140303669
Puffin  1982 
 Paper Back Light shelf wear. Name on front cover and pages lightly yellowed.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 120804  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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No Sleep At All
Warren, James
Collins London  
 Paper Back A Collins White Circle Pocket Novel circa 1940's. Some staining on back cover. Yellowed pages.  Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 120713  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Plays of Aristophenes: Volume One
Rhys, Ernest (editor)
J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd London UK 1909 EVERYMAN"S LIBRARY
 Hard Cover Very clean copy.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 15.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 120111  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Poems and Plays: Volume Three
Lord Byron; Rhys, Ernest (editor)
J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. London UK 1910 EVERYMAN"S LIBRARY
 Hard Cover Spine is a little faded. Ink inscription inside front cover. This copy is a 1932 reprint.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 120114  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL.VI. JUDGES VI. - SAMUEL XVIII.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1887 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 19.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 120011  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL. II. THE BOOK OF EXODUS.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1891 Fourth Edition
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL. XXII. ACTS 1.- XVI.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1894 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL.VII. 1 SAMUEL XVIII.-1 KINGS XIII.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1887 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL. XII. THE PSALTER.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1893 Second Edition
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL. XVIII. MATTHEW 1.- XI.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1893 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL. IV. NUMBERS XXVII.- DEUTERONOMY.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1886 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page. The cover is damaged.  Fair/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourses Upon Holy Scripture VOL.XIX. MATTHEW XII.-XXVIII.
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1893 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage. Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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The People’s Bible: Discourse Upon Holy Scripture VOL.IX 1 CHRONICLES X.-2 CHRONICLES XX
Parker, Joseph
Hazell, Watson, and Viney Ld. London UK 1888 
 Hard Cover One of a number of volumes from The People's Bible available. Cover is worn and shows signs of insect damage.Fogging inside end papers and on title page.  Good/No Dust Jacket
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Time and Time Again
Hilton, James
Macmillan & Co. Ltd London UK 1953 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has moderate shelf wear, with small tears along the edges, tanning and the inside flap is clipped. The edges are lightly spotted and tanned with age. The inside covers are lightly spotted and there is spotting on some pages. 312 pages.  Good/Good
Price: 15.20 (AUD)
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Musicopoematographoscope & Pocket Musicopoematographoscope
Brennan, Christopher; Clark, Axel
ISBN: 0908094884
Hale & Iremonger Sydney 1981 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has moderate shelf wear and the edges of the book are lightly tanned. 34 pages.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 119127  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Space Odysseys of Arthur C. Clarke
Slusser, George E.
ISBN: 0893702129
The Borgo Press San Bernardino, California, U.S.A. 1978 First Edition
 Paper Back Booklet Cover is worn and discoulored on the back.  Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 118846  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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A Regency Lady’s Faery Bower
Murray, Amelie Jane
ISBN: 0001950398
Collins London 1985 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket has light shelf wear. The edges of the book have a minor tan and spotting. 64 pages.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 118980  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Lion Book of Day-By-day Prayers
Joslin, Mary
Lion Hudson England 2009 
 Hard Cover Dust jacket is sligthly scuffed.  Very Good/Good
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
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The Kids’ Catalog of Passover: A Worldwide Celebration of Stories, Songs, Customs, Crafts, Food, and Fun
Rush, Barbara;Schwartz, Cherie Karo
ISBN: 0827606877
Jewish Pubn Society Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 2000 
 Paper Back The book is somewhat water damaged with the pages being warpped and l;ightly stained. The cover has light shelf wear. The edges of the book are lightly spotted. 223 pages.  Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 118478  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Treasures of Britain: The Architectural, Cultural, Historical and Natural History of Britain
Automobile Association Great Britain
ISBN: 0393057402
W W Norton & Co Inc Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 2002 
 Hard Cover Brand new, sealed in plastic.  New/New
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 118429  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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IASER Special Publication No.12 Smallholders and Export Tree Crops in Papua New Guinea: Data Sources and Collection Methords
no author
IASER Printery  1987 
 Paper Back Foxing to the outer block of pages  Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 117621  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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It’s Me
Atlas, Yehudah
ISBN: 0915361205
Franklin Watts Danbury, Connecticut, U.S.A. 1985 
 Pictorial Hard Cover Book is in a good condition. Notation on inside cover.   Very Good
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 115634  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Livro Das Moedas De Portugal: Book of the Coins of Portugal
Vaz, J. Ferraro
Numismaticas/ Numismatic Braga, Portugal 1972 
 Paper Back The cover has a clear plastic protective cover. The cover has light wear, spotting and tanning. The edges of the book are somewhat tanned with minor spotting. 280 pages. Most of the text is in Portugese, with occasional english.  Good
Price: 54.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 114571  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Golden Age of Booksellers: Fifty Years in the Trade
Riddell, Elizabeth (Ed) et. al.
Abbey Press Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 1981 
 Hard Cover 225 pages. The dust jacket has light shelf wear.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 112454  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Breguet Collections 2005-2006
Various
Breguet Paris  2006 Edition
 Hard Cover No publishing information date is provided. The cover has light shelf wear and the edges of the book are minorly yellowed. 207 peages with colour photographs.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 98334  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Search for Alexander: an Exhibition
no author
New York Graphic Society United States of America 1980 First Edition
 Paper Back The front cover has light shelf wear and is somewhat folded outwards. Contains many illustrations in a mixture of colour as well as black and white. 192 pages.   Very Good
Price: 22.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 96646  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Welcome to 17th Century Ledbury
no author
   
 Thin Landscape Soft Cover No publication date given, appears to be circa 1950s. The covers are being held onto the binding by clear adhesive tape.  Poor
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 95040  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The American Pictorial Primer : Originally Published About 1845 and Now Reproduced in Facsimile from the Copy in the Huntington Library
no author
The Huntington Library and Art Gallery California 1970 
 Paper Back There is light shelf wear on the cover. 47 pages.  Good
Price: 14.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 93679  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Jazzbook 1947
McCarthy, Albert (ed)
Editions Poetry London London, United Kingdom 1947 
 Hard Cover 171 pages. The book shows general wear. The dust jacket has been trimmed along the top edge and has some small tears around the edges. There is an ink inscription inside the front cover and there is some foxing inside and around the page edges, otherwise an unmarked text.  Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 78966  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Connie Morgan in Alaska
Hendryx, James B.
Jarrolds Publishers London, United Kingdom 1916 
 Hard Cover The cover has light shelf wear and the pages and book block are fairly tanned but otherwise this is a clean and unmarked condition.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 78967  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Primitive Ritual and Belief: An Anthropological Essay
James, E. O.
Methuen London, United Kingdom 1917 
 Hard Cover The cover shows general age wear. An ink inscription on the front endpaper, spotting around the page edges and inside the front and back pages.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 78366  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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All Hands to the Boats
Westerman, Percy F.
Blackie & Son London and Glasgow  
 Hard Cover Some foxing inside  Good/No Jacket
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 71706  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Crack Team
Sotnik, Y
Foreign Languages Publishing Moscow, USSR  
 Hard Cover There is no date of publication. At a guess, around 1960. These books were purchased new and have been in storage for decades. However the cover has light shelf wear and the edges of the book and inside covers are lightly tanned. Several Copies are available. 165 pages.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 70289  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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I’m Going to New York to Visit the Queen
Wolcott, Patty
Addison Wesley U.S.A 1974 
 Hard Cover These books were purchased new and have been in storage for decades. However there is minor shelf wear on the cover. Several copies are available. no page numbers.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 68172  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Shivery: And Other Tales of Sheep Like Us
Duffy, Faith
ISBN: 1876794275
Scripture Union Books Central Coast Business Centre, NSW, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Paper Back The cover has light shelf wear. 95 pages.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36807  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Anatole France Himself: A Boswellian Record By His Secretary Jean Jacques Brousson
Brousson, Jean Jacques
WM. H. Wise & Co. New York, USA 1925 First Edition
 Hard Cover 356 pages. Translated from the French by John Pollock. The book block is moderately yellowing with age and has some spotting inside the covers. There is clear plastic covering the boolk.  Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52226  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Romance of Ancient Egypt: Second Series of the Romance of Ancient History Volume I
Gunning Seymer, John
Whittaker & Co London, United Kingdom 1835 Second Series
 Hard Cover This is only volume 1 of a two volume set. It is the second series on this topic. The other volume is not available. The cover is moderately shelf worn, with scuffing, fading and tanning of the cover and spine. The edges are somewhat tanned and spotted with age. The first few pages are coming loose from the spine, and there is occasional minor spotting on the pages, which are also reasonably tanned. The first page has a very old gold ink calligraphy inscription. The book is very old, but still quite readable. Good candidate for collectors or for a reading copy. 272 pages.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26773  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Dwelling Place of Light
Churchill, Winston
The Macmillan Company New York 1917 
 Hard Cover There is a faint ink inscription on the front end paper and the cover has minor age related shelf wear.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Groundswell: A History of the Origin, Aims and Progress of the Farmers’ Movement
Periam, Jonathan
E. Hannaford & Company Cincinnati, USA 1874 First Edition
 Hard Cover 576 page. This item has been professionally rebound. The text inside is lightly worn but clean of marginalia.  Ex Library Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13200  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Anatomy and Physiology of a Human Being: Text-book for the 8th Class of the Secondary School
Kabanov, A. N.
 Moscow 1955 
 Hard Cover Cover is a bit worn and slightly freyed around the edges. The title page is missing.  Good/No Jacket
Price: 33.60 (AUD)
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Nina Comes Home
Turner, Lilian
Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. London and Melbourne 1927 First Edition
 Hard Cover 255 pages plus black and white photogravure illustrations. There is a small ink stamp mark inside the front cover and the page edges are lightly spotted, otherwise the book block is unmarked. The cover has moderate shelf wear.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12563  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Heroic Life of Nikolai Ostrovsky
Tregub, S.
Foreign Languages Publishing House Moscow, Russia  
 Hard Cover 144 pages. This edition is circa 1940's. The dust jacket has moderate shelf wear with some tears around the edges. The pages are somewhat tanned and spotted with age.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12042  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Living Amongst Heroes
Chin, Pa
Foreign Languages Press Peking, China 1954 
 Hard Cover 132 pages. Includes 2 pages of screen printed multi-colour plates. The cover has some slight wear and light marks, there is an ink mark inside front cover, otherwise and unmarked copy.  Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 19.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 11990  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Six Addresses on the Being of God
Ellicott, C. J.
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge London, United Kingdom 1880 
 Hard Cover The cover has some wear and scuff marks, the front endpaper is missing and there is an ink inscription on the title page.  Good
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11931  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Stories About Lenin
Kononov, A.
Foreign Languages Publishing House Moscow 1944 
 Paper Back 90 pages. Translated by Elizabeth Donnelly. The cover is stained and shows general wear and tear, and there is some foxing inside the covers.  Fair
Price: 21.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 11647  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Respublica an Interlude for Christmas 1553 Attributed to Nicholas Udall
Greg, W.W. (Ed.)
Oxford University Press London 1969 
 Hardcover The cover has some minor wear on the gilding. The edges of the book are lightly yellowed and spotted. Some of the pages are highlighted. 83 pages.  Very Good/No Dust Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6519  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects, Vol. LXXIX
Boys, G.V.
The Institution of Naval Architects London 1937 
 Hard Cover The cover shows light shelf wear. There is light foxing inside the covers and around the page edges.  Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5919  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects, Vol. LXXXI [81]
Boys, G.V.
The Institution of Naval Architects London 1939 
 Hard Cover The cover has general shelf wear and some light sun fading on front and around spine. There is light foxing inside the covers and around the page edges.  Good
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5920  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects, Vol. LXXVIII
Boys, G.V.
The Institution of Naval Architects London 1936 
 Hard Cover The cover has some sun fading on front and spine. There is light foxing inside the covers and around the page edges.  Good
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5918  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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The Royal Tour of Australia and New Zealand in Pictures
Daily Telegraph
Colorgravure Melbourne 1954 
 Hard Cover The dust jacket is somewhat worn, faded around the spine, scuffed around the edges and has a large torn piece on the back. The edges of the book are somewhat tanned. The pages of the book have b&w photographs and are lightly tanned around the edges. 160 pages with 30 pages in full colour.  Very Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1862  Bookseller: Goulds Book Arcade, Sydney
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Fields of Gold : 50 Years of Grain Growers Association
Mason Jones, David
Grain Growers Association, Australia, 2009. First Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Fine Condition/Fine. First Edition. Size: 180mm - 240mm. 160 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Australia; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12555. Fine Condition
Price: 56.70 (AUD)
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Western Story Magazine : Vol. 6. December 5, 1925 - Pulp Magazine
McCulley, B. Ames, Gilbert, Mortimer-Batten, et-al, Johnston, Joseph, George, H, Ray, Frank, Harley, August, Richard, David, Erle
Street & Smith, United States, 1925. XVI
 Softcover Softcover. Poor Condition/. XVI. This is a pulp magazine. Covers have chips, tears and shelf wear. Rear cover is detached but still present. It is in poor condition 144 Pages which does not include large advertising section at the rear of the magazine. Other authors: Humphreys, Richardson-Pierce, P.Lathrop, Eberhardt, Rowe, Post & Wilson Size: 240mm - 310mm. 144 pages. Spine is frayed, but still intact. Heavy foxing throughout. Exterior of text block tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12313. Poor Condition
Price: 94.50 (AUD)
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In Quest of Gold : or, Under the Whanga Falls
St Johnson, Alfred
Cassell, London, 1892. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 280 pages. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped and written. Spine is faded. With eight original illustrations by Gordon Browne. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Action & Adventure; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120083. Very Good
Price: 53.00 (AUD)
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Alison’s Ambition
Hampden, Mary
Religious Tract Society, London, No date. Not stated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Not stated. 127 pages. Edgewear to boards, rubbing to rear board and light soiling. Tanned pages. Gift inscription in ink dated 1917. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120094. Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Living it Down
Lane, Laura M.
Weslevan Book Depot, Melbourne, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 320 pages. Top corner of front end page torn off. Edgewear and rubbing to boards. Lightly tanned pages with foxing on end pages. Minor spine lean. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Romance & Women's Fiction; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120101. Good
Price: 103.00 (AUD)
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Alec Green
Hocking, Silas K.
Frederick Warne, London, No date. Assumed First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/. Assumed First Edition. 227 pages. Edgewear to boards. Lightly tanned pages. Gift inscription in ink on front end page dated 1892. Spine is faded. Red boards Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120103. Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Little Foxes and How They Were Caught, and Peggy’s Inn
Benskin, E. Florence
Religious Tract Society, London, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 125 pages. Minor edgewear and rubbing to boards. Tanned pages with scattered foxing. Award presentation plate laid in (dated 1906). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Teenage Fiction; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120108. Good
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
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Shadowed Lives
Swan, Annie S.
Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier, London, 1903. New Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. New Edition. 128 pages. Back board is detached. Front board is taped. Minor edgewear to boards. Tanned pages. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120115. Fair
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Tales From Chambers’s Journal [Volume 3]
Author Not Stated,
W & R Chambers, Great Britain, 1892. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . One volume of the 4-volume set. Light soiling and rubbing to boards. Endpapers very tanned, text block lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Short Stories; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120118. Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Two Years Ago
Kingsley, Charles
Walter Scott, London, 1899. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 556 pages. Wear and chipping to ends of spine and corners of boards. All edges gilt in good condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120122. Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
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The Twin Houses and Other Tales of Real Life
Beale, Anne
Religious Tract Society, London, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 208 pages. Sunday School stamp and a couple of numbers of front end page. Minor edgewear to covers. Tanned pages. Very rare Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120133. Good
Price: 149.00 (AUD)
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For James or George : A Schoolboys Tale of 1745
Adams, H. C.
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1889. Second Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. 407 pages. Ink stamp on front and back end pages. Edgewear to boards. All edges gilt in good condition. Minor spine lean. Cracking on spine. Front free end page is gone. Hinge is cracked at rear of book. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Teenage Fiction; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120136. Fair
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
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Half Hours with the Best Authors
Knight, Charles
Frederick Warne, London, 1884. New Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. New Edition. 557 pages. Minor edgewear to boards. Spots of soiling on rear board . Lightly tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120143. Good
Price: 43.00 (AUD)
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Beeton’s Public Speaker : A Collection of Specimens of British and Foreign Eloquence
Various,
Ward, Lock & Tyler, London, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 301 pages. Edgewear to boards. Previous bookseller's stamp. Edges browned . Published mid-late 1800s. 32 pages of adverts at end. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120146. Good
Price: 53.00 (AUD)
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Devout Exercises of the Heart, in Meditation and Soliloquy, Prayer and Praise
Rowe, Elizabeth
C. Cook, London, 1796. 
 Leather Leather. Good/. . 142 pages. Edgewear to leather boards, front and rear hinges are taped, first several pages at front and last two pages have some tanning, otherwise pages are generally clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 09080002. Good
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
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Christ the Light of the World
Vaughan, C. J.
Strahan and Co., London, 1869. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Poor (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. . 269 pages. Couple of surface tears to spine (one is taped), front end page has been removed and colour from inside the cover has smudged onto the next blank page, several minot library marks (ex National Library of Australia). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 09080003. Poor (ex-library)
Price: 180.00 (AUD)
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Oliver Cromwell
Morley, John
Macmillan, London, 1905. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 533 pages. Red cloth spine has faded a little. The inside of the covers and end pages have tanned with a touch of foxing. The main boy of the book is quite good. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 07050068. Good
Price: 53.00 (AUD)
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Partners Of Chance
Knibbs, Henry H
Hutchinson And Co, London, . 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 286 pages. Tanned pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 06020141. Good
Price: 160.00 (AUD)
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Pictorial Adventure And Travel In All Parts Of The World
Neil, C Lang
Miles & Miles, London, 1906. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 320 pages. Publishing Date: 1906? - no publishing date or edition number but an "awarded to" sticker on inside of cover states 1906 when book was presented. Spine is faded. Back cover is taped to last page. Pages are all straight with no marks but are tanned, particularly around edges. Describes and contains B&W photos of a variety of places around the world. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 06120351. Good
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The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club
Dickens, Charles
Oxford University Press, Great Britain, 1952. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 801 pages. Engraving on front of book stating presentation of book by the Mayor of Rochester (Rochester is where Charles Dickens died). Duplicate of engraving written on first end page in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 06100013. Good
Price: 253.00 (AUD)
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Adventures of Working Men
Fenn, G. Manville
Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co, London, 1881. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 276 pages. Binding is loose but fully intact. Tanned pages. Edges foxed and browned. Front endpage is cut out. Edgewear to boards, particularly the corners. Scuffing to boards Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 10100570. Fair
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Australian Landscape Drawing 1830-1880 in the National Gallery Of Victoria
Whitelaw, Bridget,
ISBN: 0724100261
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1976. First Edition
 Softcover (Illustrated) Softcover (Illustrated). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 72 pages, last blank, acknowledgements, introduction by author, biographies, notes to the Catalogue and selected bibliography. The text is illustrated with 68 black-and-white reproductions of Australian landscape paintings held within the National Gallery of Victoria. Illustrated front cover, showing a reproduction of Louis Buvelots' sketch " Fernshaw ", with beige coloured background and dark brown writing on the front panel and spine. A Catalogue from the National Gallery of Victoria which includes all ( to time of printing of book ), Australian landscape drawings held within the Gallery from the years 1830-1880. No other damage to describe. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; Australia; ISBN: 0724100261. ISBN/EAN: 9780724100262. Inventory No: 0273411. Very Good Condition
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
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Fabrics in Celebration from the Collection (Indianapolis Museum Of Art)
Gilfoy, Peggy Stoltz,
ISBN: 0936260092
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Minnesota, 1983. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. preface by Robert A. Yassin, Director, introduction by author, acknowledgements, formation of the collection, history of the Department, conservator's report, author's note, notes on technical analysis, technical appendix, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs. Dark red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) showing details of a fez, with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The catalogue that accompanied an exhibition of the same name highlighting, and, showcasing the depth and breadth of the textiles / fabrics and other myriad of cloth accoutrement held by the Indianapolis Museum of Art. Softening of the back strip edges with a little rubbing of the book panels. Tanning of the text block edges and there is foxing to the end pages and to the first few and last few pages of the book. A little chipping of the top dustwrapper corners and back strip corners. Rubbing, quite noticeable, to the fold over creases on either side of the back strip, though the panels also show some rubbing. Fading to the back strip. Foxing of the fold over panels and to the verso. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [6], 7 - 391, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Textiles; Catalogue; United States; Fashion, Fabrics & Style. ISBN: 0936260092. ISBN/EAN: 9780936260099. Inventory No: 0123138. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
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Treasures of Ancient Rome
Clayton, Peter,
ISBN: 0861242424
Bison Books, London, 1994. Reprint
 Hardcover (Laminated Boards) Hardcover (Laminated Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. chronological table, index and credits. Black coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs. Colour photographic laminated boards with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Photographic dustwrapper, same photographs as for underlying boards, with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Ranging from the foundation / founding of Rome (753 BCE) to the date 475-6 CE, a survey of the treasures of the ancient Roman civilisation. Ranging from its architecture, jewellery, metalwork, sculptures, mosaics, pottery and glassware. Minor rubbing of the book corners and to the back strip corners. Slight cocking of the spine with light age toning of the text block edges. Some creasing of the dustwrapper edges and rubbing of the panels. Fading of the back strip. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). [5], 6 - 192 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Rome; Ancient (BC); History. ISBN: 0861242424. ISBN/EAN: 9780861242429. Inventory No: 0123537. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Present Day Arts in Australia Number 2.
Smith, Sydney Ure [ Editor ],
Ure Smith, Sydney, 1945. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Ordinary. First Edition. 112 pages, list of plates, introduction by the editor. Illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of William Dobells' " Street Singer ". The text is illustrated with 17 coloured photographs and 120 black and white photographs. Gray-green coloured cloth with abstract " stick " design on the front and back panels. Green writing on the spine. A little fading to the extreme edges of the spine and there are some dust marks to both the top and bottom book edges. Foxing to the top paper edge. Plain text dust wrapper with brown, white and beige background and back and white writing on the front panel and black on the spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed and with heavily affected by sun causing darkening of the paper. There is chipping, with loss, to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges and a little rubbing to the dustwrapper corners. A small spot of insect activity can be seen on the lower left hand corner of the back panel. The browning and darkening of the dustwrapper is most pronounced on the verso. The book is a catalogue of 24 artists ( including three American war artists ] and a representation of their most recent work, to time of publication. Artists include: William Dobell, Donald Friend, Lloyd Rees, Margaret Preston, Russell Drysdale etc. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; Australia; Inventory No: 0103682. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Against the Grain; Contemporary Wood Sculpture from Western Australia
The Bunbury Art Galleries,
ISBN: 073168415X
The Bunbury Art Galleries, Bunbury, Western Australia, 1990. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 39 pages, acknowledgements, foreword by Robert Vallis, regional director, Bunbury Art Galleries, introduction by Paul Hay. The text is illustrated by black-and-white photographs of various wood sculptors' work. Black-and-white photographic covers, showing Kevin Drapers' " Regrowth ", with white writing on the front panel. A hint of scuffing to the book corners. A catalogue of an exhibition put on by the Bunbury Art Galleries to exhibit contemporary wood sculpture by local artisans. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; Australia; ISBN: 073168415X. ISBN/EAN: 9780731684151. Inventory No: 0103693. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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The Collectors’ Encyclopaedia of Antiques
Phillips, Phoebe – Editor,
ISBN: 187063005X
Bloomsbury Books, London, 1988. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. introduction by editor, list of contributors and general index. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs along with some black-and-white line drawings. Illustrated end pages, being white coloured illustrations against a dark cream coloured background. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Colour photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The title says it all, really, each section has been put together by an acknowledged expert in their field and included are some of the hallmarks of various manufacturers. Softening of the back strip edges with rubbing of the book corners and to the lower book edges. Some age toning of the text block edges. A little creasing of the top dustwrapper edge with a small chip to the top back strip edge. Rubbing of the book panels with some fading of the back strip. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [4], 5 - 704 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Antiquarian & Rare. ISBN: 187063005X. ISBN/EAN: 9781870630054. Inventory No: 0123722. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The History of Porcelain
Atterbury, Paul – General Editor,
ISBN: 0856133442
Orbis Publishing Limited, London, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. Introduction by editor, glossary, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Pale yellow coloured endpages. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs, but, predominantly colour. Pale yellow coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backs. Photographic dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The history of porcelain, from its beginnings in the Far East through to its prominence as a major industrial product This book is an ex-library copy and has the faults of same: – numerous library stamps, which a previous owner has attempted to obscure using 'whiteout', and the remnants of the due back page to the rear free end page. Speaking of the rear free and page it has been torn in half – please see photograph. Softening of the back strip edges and book corners with some bumping along the lower edge. Age toning of the text block edges. Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels with significant fading of the back strip and the 1st cm of the left-hand side of the front panel Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). [7], 8 - 256 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Porcelain; ISBN: 0856133442. ISBN/EAN: 9780856133442. Inventory No: 0123934. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Good Condition (ex-library)
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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This Other Eden; British Paintings from the Paul Mellon Collection at Yale
Warner, Malcolm and Alexander, Julia Marciari,
Yala Centre for British Art/Art Exhibitions Australia, Sydney, 1998. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. 1 kg.; VIII, 216 pages, foreword by Patrick McCaughey, Director Yale Centre for British Art, foreword Michael Darling, Chairman Art Exhibitions Australia Limited, map of England, sources. The text is illustrated with numerous colour and black-and-white reproductions of paintings by various British artists from the Paul Mellon collection housed at Yale University in Connecticut. Colour illustrated front cover with black titles to the front panel and backstrip. Little rubbing and creasing to the book corners. A catalogue that was produced for the travelling exhibition of English painting from Yale University, as bequeathed by Paul Mellon. The exhibition ran at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, May 2 to July 5, 1998, Queensland Art Gallery, 16 July to September 6, 1998, and Art Gallery of South Australia, September 17 to November 15, 1998. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; Britain; Inventory No: 0108112. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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French Painting: The Revolutionary Decades 1760-1830; Paintings and Drawings from the Louvre and Other French Museums
Serullaz, Arlette, Toussaint, Helene and Vilain, Jacques ,
ISBN: 064289969X
Australian Gallery Directors Council Ltd., Sydney, 1980. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. preface by David Thomas, Chairman, Australian Gallery Directors Council Ltd, acknowledgements, foreword by Michel Laclotte, introduction by Virginia Spate, editor's note to catalogue entries and abbreviations, glossary of foreign terms, credits and the index of lenders. Red coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photography of various French works of art. Colour illustrated covers with red titles to the front panel and backstrip. A catalogue put out to in conjunction with an exhibition that was held in Australia on French painting during the years 1760-1830. Creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book edges. A few rubs and scoring of the laminate to the book panels. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. III, 4-248 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; France; ISBN: 064289969X. ISBN/EAN: 9780642899699. Inventory No: 0108621. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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The Encyclopaedia of Furniture
Aronson, Joseph,
Crown Publishers, New York, 1959. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Reprint. Foreword by author, note, and bibliography. The text is illustrated with the mentioned black-and-white photographs and numerous black-and-white line drawings. Brick red coloured cloth covered boards with black coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip. Title says it all, this edition is the 17th printing of a book that was first published in 1938. The book is listed alphabetically. Softening and rubbing it to the back strip edges and a little fraying to the top back strip corners. Bumping to the book corners with rubbing of the lower book edges. Some flecking to the lower edge of the front panel and back strip. Faint fading to the back strip with age toning of the text block edges with scattered faint foxing. Offset tanning to the endpages with age toning of the pages. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front paste-down. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [5], VI, 202, then, 1115 black-and-white photographs at the rear of the book, pages. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Furniture; Antiques & Collectibles. Inventory No: 0124162. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Art and Archaeology in China
Capon, Edmund,
ISBN: 0333229371
Macmillan, South Melbourne, 1977. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 950 g.; (10) 11-180 pages (20), preface by Edmund Capon, foreword by Dr S. Fitzgerald, acknowledgements, chronological table, maps, general bibliography and index. At the beginning and at the end of the text is a double page sepia toned photograph showing an aspect of rural China. The text is illustrated with numerous colour photographs and occasional black-and-white photograph. Black card covers. Creasing to the corners of the card and a few dust marks to the card covers. Photographic dustwrapper with gilt titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little creasing to the dustwrapper edges. A catalogue of an exhibition of Chinese antiquities, and archaeological finds, from the various periods of Chinese history. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; History -- China ; ISBN: 0333229371. ISBN/EAN: 9780333229378. Inventory No: 0110713. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Good
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Pen and Ink: An Anthology of Prose and Verse Written by Various Members of the Frensham Pen and Ink Club
Various,
Frensham Press, Britain, 1940. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: The Art Club. Edition Unstated. Index of first lines, list of illustrations and index of authors and illustrators. The text is illustrated with black and white woodcuts from artists from the 'Art Club', and at the rear of the book is a tipped in photograph. Plain coloured paperback binding with white insert to the front panel and within that white insert blue coloured titles. As the title would suggest a series of prose and verse written by The Frensham Pen and Ink Club, from 1928 to 1938. This publication is a limited run, this being number 79 of 140 – as detailed on the verso of the three front end page – please see photograph. The book is showing age (predominantly sun damage) – please see photograph. Rubbing of the edges and panels with the aforementioned sunning to the back strip, either side of the back strip and to the book panel edges. Uniform tanning of the text block edges with foxing present. Offset tanning to the endpages with age toning of the pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 52, [4] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: The Art Club. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Limited Edition; Britain/UK; Poetry. Inventory No: 0124259. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Old Master Paintings; Thursday, 28 October 1999
Sotheby & Co.,
Sotheby & Co., London, 1999. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. exhibition note. The text is illustrated with numerous colour reproductions of art works offered for sale. Colour illustrated card cover with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and white-collar titles to the backstrip. Minor creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book panels. A catalogue of Old Master Paintings offered for sale by Sotheby's on Thursday, 28 October 1999. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. (2), 3-196, pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Catalogues; Paintings; Inventory No: 0113368. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The Coin Collector’s Encyclopedia
Narbeth, Colin
Stanley Paul, UK, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Very Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20194  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Discovery, Survey and Settlement of Port Phillip (2 volumes) [Victoriana collection].
Rusden, G. W. (George William).
ISBN: 0909174369
Queensberry Hill Press [Melbourne] 1985 
  Two volumes, lacking slipcase. Each volume: Hardback small octavo, full brown leather cover (boards gilt stamped), spine ribbed (gilt lettering), very good plus condition, brown endpapers, folding black & white map at rear, cardboard slipcase, copy 2. 85 + 67 pp. (Copy 67 of limited edition of 155 copies.) This facsimile edition has been reset from the one-volume edition (Williams & Norgate, London, 1872). An early history of the Port Phillip locality, being the site of the future city of Melbourne, Victoria. 
Price: 140.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12790A  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Madame Midas: Realistic and Sensational Story of Australian Mining Life.
Hume, Fergus.
Hansom Cab Publishing Company London 1888 
  Hardback small, quarter-bound black black cloth cover & spine (new endpapers), very good condition, preliminary adverts, gilt spine lettering, brown endpapers, marbled edges, minor page corner creases, minor faint foxing, inner hinge little split (pages firm), pages lightly toned as usual, minor edgewear (notably spine ends), owner's embossed name & address (front endpapers) & rubber stamp. 222 pp. Stated as "One Hundredth Thousand" (apparently a marketing ploy), but is in fact a first edition. A scarce novel from this Australian writer, author of the bestselling "The Mystery of the Hansom Cab". Set in Melbourne and Ballarat. (Some sellers state the black cloth cover is not original, but this is not certain.). 
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15907  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Piccadilly Puzzle [American Detective Series, no 40].
Hume, Fergus.
Arthur Westbrook Company Cleveland, OH 1889 
  Paperback, good condition, pictorial heritage cover, poorly printed text as usual, pages toned, corner tip creased front cover, spine ends chipped, edgewear. 118 + 8 pp. (Estimated date, 1889, Trove catalogue.) Scarce American edition of this novel by popular Australian writer. 
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15919  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Where White and Brown Meet.
Reid, T. (Thomas).
Trefoil Publishing Company London 1934 
  Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), cloth cover spine faded (lightly flecked), foxing prelim pages & fore-edge, edges toned, pages lightly toned, small edge & spine tears jacket (about 20% spine MISSING mainly top edge), protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. 328 pp. (Estimated date, 1934, Trove catalogue.) Novel of inter-racial relationships, considered bold for the time. From the blurb: "On an Eastern liner, meet three white men, and two white girls married to a Sinhalese and Tamil respectively. Amid the clash of race in lovely Ceylon occur adventures of mind and body. The tragic, the ludicrous, realism and imagination, beauty and squalor, life as it is in the East emerge in a candid book that once read will not be forgotten". 
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18020  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Twenty Scenes from the Works of Dickens Designed & Etched by Christopher Coveny [Etchings from Dickens by Christopher Coveny].
Coveny, Christopher.
Thos. (Thomas) H. Fielding / Printed by John Sands Sydney 1883 
  Hardback large folio (32.0 x 25.2 cm), original light brown cloth (moire-silk-covered) boards (gilt lettering front cover), original half-bound (dark brown morocco leather spine & corners, with gilt outlining), good plus condition, full-page engravings, new plain endpapers, top edge gilt, faint tide marks edges few pages (previous water contact now dry), cloth cover worn (ring stain on front cover), minor foxing (particularly first & last pages), edgewear. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 120 pp. (Limited edition of 219 copies, source National Gallery of Australia.) A scarce book of engravings of scenes from Dickens by an Australian artist, and published in Australia. The etchings depict memorable scenes from his early novels, particularly Pickwick Papers. There are two title pages, one engraved and one letterpress, and an introduction. Interleaved between the engravings are a page with a small text box that include quotations from his novels. Plate 7 is presented in two states (one on India paper). Printing of the etchings was supervised by C. M. Buck. Podeschi H1042. Ferguson 9140A. Christopher John Coveny (1846 - 1941) abandoned his law practice briefly for teaching, but then became an engraver. This is his most famous work. His etchings were similar to those of Phiz - so he did two extra plates (title page & plate 7) to prove his originality (as explained in a preliminary note). His career was short-lived, however, as he suffered a nervous breakdown in 1884. 
Price: 400.00 (AUD)
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Journal of Discovery to Port Phillip [Victoriana Collection].
Bland, W. (William) (editor).
ISBN: 0909174458
Queensberry Hill Press [Melbourne, Carlton] 1985 
  Hardback small octavo, full brown leather cover (boards gilt stamped), spine is ribbed (gilt lettering), very good plus condition, brown endpapers, sepia (brown-tinted) frontispiece portrait, in cardboard slipcase (spine little creased). 54 pp. (Copy 67 of limited edition of 155 copies.) Spine title: "Hume and Hovell's Journey to Port Phillip". A record of Hume and Hovell's pioneering journey overland from Sydney to Port Phillip and return. Consists of Hume & Hovell's edited diaries, plus a preface and six explanatory appendices. Reset from the original book published in Sydney in 1831, and edited by William Bland (Ferguson 1423). 
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17202  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Journal of a Whaleboat Voyage [Victoriana Collection].
Bass, George.
ISBN: 0909174504
Queensberry Hill Press [Melbourne, Carlton] 1986 
  Hardback small octavo, full brown leather cover (boards gilt stamped), spine is ribbed (gilt lettering), very good plus condition, brown endpapers, large foldout map at rear, in cardboard slipcase (spine little creased). 54 pp. (Copy 67 of limited edition of 155 copies. Estimated date, Trove catalogue.) Long title: "Journal of a Whaleboat Voyage along the Southern Coast of New Holland, 3rd of December 1797 to 25th of February 1798". A facsimile of the logbook of George Bass, reproduced from the "Historical Records of New South Wales", 1895. Includes a large map of the coasts of Victoria and Van Diemens Land, including the tracks of various voyages. Bass sailed from Port Jackson and explored the southern Victorian coast to Western Port and also Bass Strait. 
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17200  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Journal of H.M.S. Calcutta at Port Phillip [Victoriana Collection].
Woodriff, Daniel.
ISBN: 0909174512
Queensberry Hill Press [Melbourne, Carlton] 1986 
  Hardback small octavo, full brown leather cover (boards gilt stamped), spine is ribbed (gilt lettering), very good plus condition, brown endpapers, large colour foldout map at rear, in cardboard slipcase. 60 pp. (Copy 67 of limited edition of 155 copies. Estimated date, Trove catalogue.) A facsimile of the diary of the Captain of HMS Calcutta, during her stay in Port Phillip Bay, October to December 1803, and originally published in the "Historical Records of New South Wales". Includes a large map of Port Phillip Bay (drawn from a copy in the "Victorian Geographical Journal"). 
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17199  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Map of Australia Felix [Victoriana Collection].
Ham, Thomas; Darragh, Thomas A. (introduction).
ISBN: 0909174482
Queensberry Hill Press [Melbourne, Carlton] 1984 
  Hardback small octavo, full brown leather cover (boards gilt stamped), spine is ribbed (gilt lettering), very good plus condition, brown endpapers, tipped in frontispiece sepia (brown-tinted) drawing, large colour foldout map at rear, in cardboard slipcase. 42 pp. (Copy 67 of limited edition of 155 copies.) A facsimile of the first map (1847) of Victoria ("Australia Felix"), showing topography and the squatting districts. Thomas Ham was a Melbourne cartographer, engraver and publisher, and ten editions of his map were published up to 1864 (as summarised in the lengthy introduction by Thomas Darragh). Includes a key to the map of Australia Felix, and its squatting districts. 
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17197  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Journal of the Voyage to Port Phillip [Victoriana Collection].
Knopwood, Robert; Shillinglaw, J. J. (introduction).
ISBN: 0909174423
Queensberry Hill Press [Melbourne, Carlton] 1984 
  Hardback small octavo, full brown leather cover (boards gilt stamped), spine is ribbed (gilt lettering), very good condition, brown endpapers, tipped in frontispiece sepia (brown-tinted) drawing, in cardboard slipcase (acquisition date written on edge). 133 pp. (Copy 67 of limited edition of 155 copies.) This facsimile edition was originally issued as Parliamentary Paper No. 15, titled "Port Phillip. First Survey and Settlement Of", and published the following year in 8vo format as "Historical Records of Port Phillip: the First Annals of the Colony of Victoria". The diary of Reverend Knopwood, chaplain, describing his voyage in 1803 from England on HMS Calcutta with convicts to Port Phillip, and life at the Port Phillip settlements up until departure for Hobart Town. 
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17196  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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An Expedition into the Northwestern Interior of New South Wales 1828.
Sturt, Charles.
Sullivan's Cove Adelaide 1983 
  Hardback large octavo, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), map rear endpaper, minimal edgewear. 115 pp. (Limited edition of 250 copies, this being No. 136. ISBN 0909442258 not printed in book.) Charles Sturt describes his expedition, commissioned by Governor Darling, to find the source of the Macquarie River in northwestern New South Wales (NSW). 
Price: 140.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13003  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Mirror of Australian Navigation: A Facsimile of the ’Spieghel der Australische Navigatie’, Being an Account of the Voyage of Jacob Le Maire and Willem Schouten 1615 - 1616, Published in Amsterdam in 1622 [Australian Maritime Series, no 5].
Le Maire, Jacob; Duyker, Edward (introduction); Dalrymple, Alexander (translator).
ISBN: 1875567259
Australian National Maritime Museum / Hordern House Sydney 1999 
  Hardback small folio, no jacket as issued, as new condition, quarter-bound (tan leather spine with black & gilt title label, marbled boards), full-page colour drawings & maps. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. Unnum pp. (Limited edition, 900 copies.) Facsimile of the journal of Jacob Le Maire, published posthumously in 1622. The original Dutch edition is accompanied by a facsimile of the English text prepared by the great Pacific historian of the 18th century, Alexander Dalrymple. Nutmeg and pepper drove this wealthy Dutch merchant to try to break the monopoly on trade routes to the East Indies, and inspired him to forge a new route to the lucrative spice sources via the southern tip of South America. He was influenced by the famous voyage of de Quiros, the Portuguese navigator who believed he had reached Terra Australis, the great southland. The expedition had dual goals: to chart a new course to the Pacific, and to find the great southern continent. 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16702  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A History of the Birds of Kent.
Ticehurst, Norman F.
Witherby & Co London 1909 
  Hardback (22.7 x 16.5 cm), original black cloth cover (gilt spine lettering), very good condition, top edge gilt, black & white photos (including frontispiece), foldout colour map at rear, untrimmed (page edges untrimmed), bookplate on front pastedown, flyleaves & page edges foxed, corners slightly bumped. Heavy (1.4 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 568 pp. Most of this book, by a zoologist, is a detailed and referenced one-by-one description of each bird species in Kent. The beginning of the book contains a bibliography, a list of subscribers, and an introductory chapter (including topography, geology, vegetation, museums, previous writers). 
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12589  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Children’s Treasury of Pictures and Stories 1894.
Nelson, Thomas.
Thomas Nelson and Sons London 1894 
  Hardback small wide octavo, good condition, colour pictorial cover, black & white drawings (many full-page), front free flyleaf removed, endpapers little toned, edgewear & spinewear, owner's rubber stamp. 128 pp. An early issue of an illustrated annual series books for children, containing short stories and verse. First story: Little Jack and What a "Sunbeam" Did for Him. Rear cover: Greedy Puppies, in verse by H. M. Whitlaw. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4273  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Rambles in Eirinn.
Bulfin, William.
M. H. Gill & Son Dublin 1908 
  Hardback small octavo, no jacket, very good condition, original black cloth cover (gilt pattern & lettering), black & white photos, frontispiece portrait, foldout maps, edges little foxed & toned, new black pastedowns, corner tip black front free flyleaf clipped, minor edgewear, minor annotation rear endpapers, prize bookplate. 456 pp. An excellent early copy of this classic tale of travel throughout Ireland, originally published in 1907 and frequently reprinted. (Prize bookplate of St Joseph's College, Hunters Hill.). 
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16823  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Pig.
Youatt, William; Sidney, Samuel.
Routledge, Warne & Routledge London 1860 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, fair plus condition, rebound red cloth cover (spine label, gilt lettering), pictorial endpapers, woodcut plates & frontispiece (some stained bottom edge, frontispiece loose, few tissue guard remnants), edges untrimmed, corner tips folded few pages, last sheet index MISSING (also piece missing bottom edge second last sheet with minor loss text), pages little toned, minor foxing (mainly edges & endpapers). 258 pp. Subtitle title page: "Comprising modern pigs, breeding, feeding, ancient history, natural history, medical information." This classic text on pigs has been rewritten by Samuel Sidney. Comprises modern pigs, breeding, feeding, ancient history, natural history, medical information. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15261  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Le Robinson Suisse: Contenant la Suite Donnee par l’Auteur: Traduction Nouvelle.
Wyss, J. D. [as Wyss]; MM, Telery et Pegard, illustrators; Montolieu, Madame Isabelle de (translator).
Morozot, Libraire-Editeur Paris 1861 
  Hardback small, no jacket, very good condition, brown cloth cover (embossed bands, gilt spine lettering & decoration), full-page black & white engravings, frontispiece engraving (tissue guard, toned & torn repaired), all edges gilt, flexible endpapers, edgewear, some foxing (mainly end pages & page edges), protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. 464 pp. A novel for young adults written in German in 1812, inspired by Defoe's Robinson Crusoe. It was translated by Montolieu into French in 1814, altering the ending. This is a later version of this French translation. A Swiss family is shipwrecked on a desert island en route to Port Jackson, New South Wales. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16805  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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John Turnbull’s Reise um die Welt in den Jahren 1800 bis 1804: Nebst einer Genauen Schilderung der Englischen Verbrecher-Kolonien in Neu-Holland und der Societats- und Sandwich-Inseln in ihrem Gegenwartigen Zustande.
Turnbull, John.
In Kommission bei Anton Doll Wein (Vienna) 1806 
  Hardback small octavo, no jacket, very good condition, marbled papered board cover (spine label, corners bumped), two black & white plates (lithographs), foldout map at rear, pages lightly toned (text only) & creased, edges speckled & lightly foxed, sticker & rubber stamp (minimal EX-LIBRARY). 438 pp. Translation: "John Turnbull's travel around the world in the years 1800 to 1804: together with a precise detailing of the English convict colonies in New Holland, and the existing Society and Sandwich Islands [Tahiti and Hawaii] in the present day". A German translation of the first edition published in London in 1805. Records his commercial trading voyage aboard the trading ship Margaret, and includes extensive accounts of Botany Bay, as well as Norfolk Island. 
Price: 400.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16748  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Picturesque Australia: Its Flowers and its Views: Queensland no 2 [Dainty Series].
Dainty.
Publisher Not Stated City Not Stated 1908 
  Paperback oblong quarto, fair plus condition, card cover, yapp edges (cover extends beyond page margins), full-page black & white plates, tissue guards (detached, creased), colour page borders, ribbon tie along spine, toning & foxing reverse side plates, insect damage patch front cover, edgewear, bookplate inside front cover. Unnum pp. (Estimated date, 1908, Trove catalogue.) Photographic views, consisting of title page, and 12 full-page captioned photographic views of Queensland, each set within a border of coloured captioned native wild flowers. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15959  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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At Midnight and Other Stories.
Cambridge, Ada.
Ward Lock London 1897 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, original decorated burgundy cloth cover, floral endpapers, top edge gilt, black & white drawings (plates) including frontispiece (tissue guard, little loose), black bands & gilt lettering spine (cloth little faded), front hinge small tears, edges & few page margins little foxed (including title page), minor edgewear, owner's written names (including title page). 305 pp. Consists of the lead story (novella): At Midnight. Plus five other short stories: A Breath of the Sea, Two Old Fogies, One of These Little Ones, A Sweet Day, The Wind of Destiny. Has two plates: frontispiece and facing p. 234. (The first edition was initially bound in green cloth. The current copy is a later or remainder issue bound in burgundy cloth.). 
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15906  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Squatter’s Dream: A Story of Australian Life.
Boldrewood, Rolf.
Macmillan & Co. London 1891 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, good plus condition, red cloth cover (gilt vignette & spine lettering), inner hinge little split, cover corners little bumped (little marked), pages lightly toned as usual, flyleaves & rough-cut edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear. 312 pp. A classic novel of life in colonial rural Australia, by the author of "Robbery Under Arms". Jack Redgrave was a jolly, well-to-do young squatter, who, in the 1850s had a very fair cattle station in one of the Australian colonies, upon which he lived in much comfort and reasonable possession of the minor luxuries of life. Plus 44p publisher's catalogue at rear. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15768  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Broeder Morits, de Zonderlinge, of de Volkplanting voor de Pelew-Eilanden, Tooneelspel in 3 Bedrijven.
Kotzebue, August von; Kotsebue, August von (title page).
Publisher Not Stated City Not Stated 1800 
  Hardback very small, no jacket, good condition, rebound (new endpapers), pages toned & creased from age, edges untrimmed, minor edgewear. 162 pp. (Estimated date, from similar editions published in the 1790s and 1800s, Worldcat.) A play by the popular German playwright, August von Kotzebue (1761 - 1819) here translated into the Dutch language. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16595  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Historical Growth of the English Parish Church [Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature].
Thompson, A. H.
Cambridge University Press London 1913 
  Hardback small, board cover, good condition, figures (some text-photos), frontispiece photo, light foxing endpapers & edges, minor edgewear, old price marks, non-author written dedication. 142 pp. This small book is intended to be a companion and complement to the author's book in the same series "The Ground Plan of the English Parish Church". In this book the historical conditions amid which the parish churches were built are discussed. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21039  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Diverses Fleurs Dessinees et Gravees dÕApres le Naturel par N. Robert.
Robert, Nicholas.
ISBN: 0859672468
Scolar Press London 1976 
  Hardback small folio (31.0 x 21.5 cm), no jacket as issued, very good condition, brown cloth cover (gilt spine lettering & logo front cover), sepia (brown-tinted) engravings including title page (tissue guard, few doubled), marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, minor edgewear. Unnum pp. (No 320 of a limited edition of 500 copies.) Facsimile on handmade paper of the original edition of 1660. Contains 31 numbered full-page illustrations (including title page). Nicholas Robert started as a painter of ornamental flower pictures, but his work became more botanical after he was hired by the Duke of Orleans to draw the rare and exotic plants and animals in the Duke's gardens. The Scottish botanist Robert Morison, director of the gardens, is believed to have encouraged Robert to take a more scientific approach to his subject. 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16676  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Australasia and the Oceanic Region: With Some Notice of New Guinea: From Adelaide - Via Torres Straits - to Port Darwin Thence Round West Australia [Wildey’s Australasia and the Oceanic Region].
Wildey, William Brackley.
George Robertson Melbourne 1876 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, original burgundy cloth cover (embossed edges, spine little faded), gilt lettering cloth cover (spine lettering faded), new burgundy endpapers, adverts, cover corners & spine ends little bumped, edges faintly toned & minimally foxed, minor edgewear. 426 pp. After residence of 22 years in Australia, Wildey sailed from Melbourne to Adelaide, and then on the Gothenberg steamer, circumnavigated Australia via the Torres Strait to Port Darwin, and then along the Western Australian coast. Includes side trips to Papua New Guinea and the Indonesian archipelago. A valuable travel guide and description of Australia in 1876. (Plus six pages of adverts at rear, including Cobb & Co.). 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14280  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Task [with] Cowper’s Minor Poems [with] Table Talk and Other Poems (3 vols).
Cowper, William; Westall, Richard (illustrator).
Whittingham Press (Printed for John Sharpe, by C. & C. Whittingham) London, Chiswick 1825 
  Each volume: Hardback very small (duodecimo), original brown full calf leather, gilt edges, gilt ornate decoration & letters (spine & edges covers), very good condition, marbled edges & endpapers, steel engraved plates, minor to moderate foxing some pages, string bookmarks missing, minor edgewear covers, owner's written name, owner's rubber stamp. Volume 3 only: faint stain front cover, gilt spine lettering lightly rubbed. 220 + 204 + 108 pp. Fine binding. Originally published in 1817, this is the 1825 edition. A handsome set of Cowper's poems printed by the famous printers C. and C. Whittingham of Chiswick, with illustrations by Richard Westall. Charles Whittingham (1767 - 1840) was an English printer. In 1789 he set up a small printing press in a garret off Fleet Street, London, with a loan obtained from the type-founding firm of William Caslon, and, by 1797, his business had so increased that he was enabled to move into larger premises. Whittingham inaugurated the idea of printing cheap, handy editions of standard authors, and, on the bookselling trade threatening not to sell his productions, took a room at a coffee house and sold them by auction himself. In 1809 he started a paper-pulp factory at Chiswick, near London, and in 1811 founded the Chiswick Press. 
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14787  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Notes of a Course of Nine Lectures on Light Delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain April 8 - June 3, 1869.
Tyndall, John.
Longmans, Green, & Co. London 1891 
  Hardback small, purple cloth cover (gilt lettering), black endpapers, very good condition, few figures, cloth cover little flecked edges (spine little faded), top edge some pages uncut, minimal foxing. 74 pp. Lectures delivered by the prominent physicist, John Tyndall (1820 - 1893), comprehensively discussing the properties of light, lenses, colours, the eye and vision. Publishers catalogue (16p.) at rear. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14166  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Spirit of the Bush Fire Series: Part I.
Whitfield, J. M.; Lambert, G. W. (illustrator).
William Brooks & Company Sydney 1912 
  Paperback small, thick card cover (green cloth spine), fair plus condition, black & white drawings (some full-page), school library rubber stamps, covers worn & soiled, spine ends worn, pages little foxed & marked, corner tips worn (few torn), old price marks. 101 pp. (Written name dated Nowra, 1912. Trove catalog states 1910s.) Part 1 of a three-part series of short stories (fairy tales) for children and young adults, written by Jessie M. Lambert (Mrs Owen Harris) and illustrated by George W. Lambert (incorrectly printed as C. W. Lambert). The short stories are: The Spirit of the Bush Fire; The Beaching of the Collaroy; The Mermaid's Ballroom; Microscopic Tim's Adventures (a series of eight stories with introduction). 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14369  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Legends of Maui: A Demi-God of Polynesia and of His Mother Hina (Ma-ui: The Demi-God).
Westervelt, W. D.
George Robertson Melbourne 1914 
  Hardback small, fair plus condition, green cloth cover, black & white photos (including frontispiece), moderate foxing throughout, edgewear, non-author written dedication impressions, bookshop sticker. 182 pp. Australasian edition. The book was originally published in Honolulu in 1910. The preface to this edition states that the work is practically unchanged, but has a foreword by S. Percy Smith, hailed as one of the best Polynesian scholars, which adds greatly to the value of the Maui story. Sticker: N.S.W. Bookstall Co. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3759  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Justice of Peace’s Guide, Being a Collection of Precedents, Relating to the Office of Justice of Peace.
Peace, Justice of.
Peter Hoey (Printer) Dublin 1804 
  Hardback very small (17.0 x 10.4 cm), brown full calf leather cover with raised bands & title label on spine (spotted, with some loss from spine at top edge & sides), fair - good condition, corner several pages creased, foxing almost entirely absent (but some smudges & creasing during printing). 200 + [14] pp. (Tenth edition, published in Dublin, 1804.) A rare Irish legal book. Includes table of contents (14p) at rear. 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12626  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Wyf of Bathe.
Chaucer, Geoffrey; Binder, Paul (artist).
Mandrake Press London 1929 
  Hardback large octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), glassine acetate jacket, single-colour drawings, minor foxing spine & edges, pages & endpapers lightly toned as common, two small scuff marks rear endpapers, minor edgewear. 44 pp. (Estimated date, 1929. Unstated limited edition.) Decorated by Pearl Binder. With 17 illustrations (red & black), printed on Japon vellum paper. Pictorial parchment boards. A private press book of a Chaucer poem. Printed by the short-lived Mandrake Press, which was founded by P. R. Stephensen, the Australian writer, publisher and political activist. A scarce item not often offered for sale. 
Price: 160.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15657  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Australian Book Collectors: Some Noted Australian Book Collectors & Collections of the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries.
Stitz, Charles (editor); Kirsop, Wallace (preface).
ISBN: 9780646533407
Bread Street Press / Australian Book Auction Records Bendigo, VIC 2010 
  Hardback large octavo, dustjacket, new condition (in new dustjacket), black & white text-photos, few colour plates, copy 1. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 322 pp. (Limited edition of 500 copies.) The first authoritative textbook on Australian book collectors. The editor is a bookseller from Albury, NSW. Charts the lives and fascinating collecting careers of over 100 Australian bibliophiles during the first 200 years of Australia's history. Arranged alphabetically, and mostly written by Stitz. Interspersed with reprinted essays on some of the more famous book collectors. (The unstated first volume of a 5-volume set. 1 of 2 available copies.). 
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14099  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Twenty-Five Years’ Mission Life on Tanna, New Hebrides.
Watt, Agnes C. P.; Watt Leggatt, Rev. T. (introduction).
J. and R. Parlane Paisley, Scotland 1896 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket, original brown cloth cover (gilt vignette & spine lettering), black endpapers, black & white text-photos, frontispiece black & white portrait, top edge gilt, publisher adverts at rear, edge tears some pages (no loss text), corner folded one page, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. 385 + 6 pp. First edition. Rev. Watt Leggatt of New Hebrides here collects the letters of the Scottish missionary Agnes Watt, who spent 25 years of service in the New Hebrides (now Vanuatu). A valuable document on Christian interaction (sometimes difficult) with the indigenous people. "The materials at my command were far from being so full as I could have desired, and residence on a remote island, with unfrequent communication, has occasioned considerable delay in collecting them and completing the work. I have endeavoured to let her tell the story of her life and work in her own letters and journals. Sometimes an explanatory note is appended, or passages from letters of different date are inserted, where the same subject is referred to, but in every case this has been indicated". 
Price: 400.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17090  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Conduct and Duty: A Treasure-Book of Intellectual, Physical, Social, and Moral Advice: Selected from the Teachings from Thinkers and Writers of All Times and Countries.
Pyke, William Thomas.
E. W. Cole Melbourne 1886 
  Hardback small, no jacket, very good condition, green cloth cover (gilt decoration & spine lettering), all edges gilt, endpapers toned, minor edgewear, bookshop rubber stamp. 266 pp. The Melbourne author has collected these good thoughts from literature of the old world worldwide. He dedicates the book to "the natives of Australia, who, in the new world, are rapidly developing into a nation which promises to take a high position among the best and worthiest of the world's states." (Estimated date, Trove catalogue. A popular book, published by the eccentric Melbourne bookseller. Lists one shop in Sydney, one in Adelaide.). 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17171  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Tunisia and the Modern Barbary Pirates.
Vivian, Herbert.
C. Arthur Pearson London 1899 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket, very good condition, original dark green cloth cover (gilt & red lettering & decoration, cloth little flecked), new endpapers, foldout map frontispiece, black & white plates & text-photos, fore-edge pages untrimmed, edgewear, minor pencil annotation. Heavy (1.1 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 341 pp. An account of Tunisia in the 1890s, said by the author to be more objective than previous prejudiced accounts by both French colonialsts and prejudiced English writers. Includes description of Islam, cuisine, natural history, customs, governance and the ongoing problem of pirates. 
Price: 180.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16485  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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[PRINTS] Set of 10 Colonial Australian Engravings, Printed on White Card.
Virtue.
Virtue & Co. London 1874 
  Each print: Oblong small quarto, black & white engraving on white card, very good condition, minimal foxing (some sheets), minor edgewear. N/A pp. [NOT A BOOK] Consists of 10 prints of engravings of colonial scenes in Victoria, Australia (Virtue & Co, London). These engravings were originally published in a 2-volume book in the 1870s ("Australia" or "Australia Illustrated", by Edwin Carton Booth). These are individual prints (approx. date, 1874, Trove catalogue.) The 10 scenes and the illustrators are: Ovens River (N. Chevalier & W. Richardson); Lake Colac (N. Chevalier & W. Forrest); Mallee scrub, River Murray (N. Chevalier & W. Forrest); Valley of the Goulbourn (S. Prout & J. B. Allen); Mount Macedon (S. Prout & S. Bradshaw); the Basin Bank (N. Chevalier & W. Richardson); the Upper Goulburn (S.Prout & W. Forrest); the Dandenong Ranges (S. Prout & W. Richardson); Avoca River (S. Prout & T. Heawood); Mount Laura, Camperdown (J. C. Armytage & J. J. Crew). 
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14694  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Practical Tutor for the Clarinet in the Simple and the Boehm Systems and the Corno di Bassetto [Plate: H.& S.3939].
Langey, Otto.
Hawkes & Son London 1905 
  Paperback small folio, good plus condition, card cover, red cloth spine, minor foxing, pages toned, corner front cover creased, minor edgewear, faint sticker mark, owner's written name front cover (crossed out). 130 pp. (Estimated date, 1900 - 1910, Trove.) Mainly sheet music of instructional pieces for the clarinet. Plus a few pages of notes on clarinet playing at the beginning. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17161  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Practical Tutor for the Piccolo in the Simple and the Boehm Systems.
Langey, Otto.
Hawkes & Son London 1911 
  Paperback small folio, very good condition, card cover, black cloth spine (little flecked), title page & inside front cover foxed (minimally patches elsewhere), pages faintly toned, sticker & sticker mark front cover, minor edgewear. 127 pp. (Estimated date, 1911, Worldcat.) Mainly sheet music of instructional pieces for the piccolo. Plus a few pages of notes on piccolo playing at the beginning. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17061  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Practical Tutor for the Viola.
Langey, Otto.
Hawkes & Son London 1912 
  Paperback small folio, very good condition, card cover, black cloth spine (mottled, small piece missing top edge), sticker mark front cover, minor edgewear. 119 pp. (Estimated date, 1912, Worldcat.) Mainly sheet music of instructional pieces for the viola (tenor-violin). Plus a few pages of notes on viola playing at the beginning. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15536  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Princess of Malacca: A Historical Romance of Old Malaya.
de Silva, G. W.
Economy Printers Kuala Lumpur 1937 
  Hardback small, board covers, very good condition, drawings & text-photos, top edge some pages uncut, some printing smudges, endpapers toned, pages lightly toned, spine ends chipped, minor edgewear. 159 pp. First edition. Cover subtitle: A Romance of Old Malaya. A scarce historical novel of old Malaya. 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20670  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth and Marvels: Second Series [Routledge’s Pocket Library].
Ingoldsby, Thomas.
George Routledge & Sons London 1889 
  Hardback very small, quarter-bound cloth cover (gilt spine lettering), good condition, black & white engravings including frontispiece, top edge gilt, endpapers & edges toned, untrimmed (pages edges very untrimmed), edgewear, owner's written name front pastedown. 319 pp. (Originally published, Richard Bentley, 1842: facsimile of original title page bound in.) A collection of legends, mostly in verse, including ghosts, spectres, witches, demons, babes in the wood, smugglers and buccaneers. 
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
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King Zog’s Albania.
Swire, J.
Liveright Publishing New York 1937 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket (missing), very good condition, black & white plates (including frontispiece), minor flecking red-brown cloth cover, owner's written name & details. 302 pp. One of the first detailed foreign accounts of life in the rarely visited Balkan country of Albania. (American edition. This edition lacks the foldout map, unlike the Robert Hale edition.). 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15517  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Art in Australia: First Series, no 1 (First Number).
Ure Smith, Sydney (editor); Stevens, Bertram (editor); Jones, C. L. (editor).
The Editors Sydney 1916 
  Paperback wide octavo, dustjacket (fixed at spine, edges little overlap card cover), good plus condition (in very good dustjacket), tipped-in colour & black & white plates, grey paper few pages, adverts at rear, edges & some page margins foxed, pages toned as usual (some in shape of opposite plate), some edgewear. Unnum pp. The collectible first issue of "Art in Australia", limited to 1000 unnumbered copies (as stated). 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16765  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Catalogue of the Etchings of Sydney Ure Smith: With an Original Etching and Twelve Reproductions of Etchings by the Artist; and an Introduction by Bertram Stevens.
Ure Smith, Sydney; Stevens, Bertram (introduction).
Privately Printed Sydney 1920 
  Hardback quarto, cardboard covers (black & red paper title label), white cloth spine (faintly toned), very good condition, black & white engravings, untrimmed edges (lightly toned), spine ends little bumped, pages faintly toned as usual, some edgewear corners, rubber stamp front free flyleaf, autograph (artist's written name),. Unnum 40 pp. (No 29 of a limited edition of 50 copies. Rare and desirable.) Contains an original etching as the frontispiece ("The Little Porch, Campbelltown"), and 12 tipped-in plates. Printed on Japon vellum on a hand press by Percy G. Green at the Smith & Julius Art Studios, Sydney. At the rear is a complete list of Sam Ure Smith's 70 etchings, from which this selection was chosen. (Rubber stamp of Deutscher Fine Art.). 
Price: 300.00 (AUD)
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Anderson’s Manual of the Farm: A Practical Treatise on the Cultivation of Farm Crops, Forage Plants and Grasses.
Turner, Fred (editor).
Anderson & Co. Sydney 1907 
  Paperback, good condition, grey card cover, tables, drawings, pages toned, endpapers & edges foxed, rear cover crease, minor edgewear. 158 pp. (Estimated date, 1907, Trove catalogue, including newspaper adverts.). Published by Anderson & Co., seed and plant merchants, 399 George Street, Sydney. A practical treatise on the cultivation of farm crops, forage plants and grasses, etc. Fred Turner is a botanist, NSW Department of Agriculture, and a parks superintendent. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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The Stranger.
Trafford Walker, A. (Arthur).
A. Trafford Walker / Moderne Printing Sydney 1943 
  Hardback small, very good condition, red thick board cover (spine faded, small stain front cover), pages faintly toned, minimal foxing endpapers & page margins, minor edgewear. 45 pp. (Estimated date, 1943, Trove catalogue.). A parable on Jesus, by the minister, Hunter-Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church, Annandale. Sticker of the Church Missionary Society Book Room, Bathurst St, Sydney. 
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Diary of Mrs Kitty Trevylyan: A Story of the Times of Whitefield and the Wesleys.
Trevylyan, Kitty; Charles, Elizabeth Rundle.
T. Nelson & Sons London 1880 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pale brown leather cover (embossed gilt surrounds, spine intricate gilt design with raised bands and red title label), marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, leather lightly scratched, flyleaves & edges lightly foxed, edge tear repaired half-title page, some edgewear, faint rubber stamp title page. 304 pp. Fine binding. An historical Christian novel written in diary form. This anonymous book was written by the popular British writer, Elizabeth Rundle Charles, who is best known for the "Chronicles of the Schonberg-Cotta Family" (about Martin Luther), and who wrote in total about 50 semi-religious novels. SALE PRICE (fine binding). 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Stanley and Africa, by the Author of "The Life of General Gordon".
Hope, Eva.
Walter Scott Publishing London 1908 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket, red cloth boards, good condition, frontispiece portrait, black & white drawings, gilt title & embossed pattern spine & front cover, page edges & endpapers foxed, inner hinge lightly split, corners lightly bumped, bookplate (undated prize award), owner's written name. 433 pp. (Estimated date, 1908, noted as 58,000 printed.) Eva Hope (pseudonym of Marianne Farningham) wrote "The Life of General Gordon", but she is not named on the title page (only on the spine). More of Stanley's exploration and adventures in central Africa, starting in 1871, with quotes from his writings. Stanley is best known for his rescue of Livingstone in 1871. Starts with a short review of his search for Dr Livingstone, followed by the 1874 expedition to trace the course of the Congo, and concluding with the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition of 1886-9. Publishers catalogue at rear (16p). Prize award to David Scott at Beath Higher Grade School, Cowdenbeath. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Crozet’s Voyage to Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Ladrone Islands, and the Philippines, in the Years 1771 - 1772. With a Preface and Brief Reference to the Literature of New Zealand by Jas. R. Boose, Librarian of the Colonial Institute.
Crozet, Lieut. Julien Marie; Roth, Henry Ling (translator); Boose, Jas R.
Truslove & Shirley London 1891 
  Hardback (22.4 x 15.0 cm), original publisher's brown cloth cover (little faded, notably top half front cover), gilt spine lettering, good plus condition, black endpapers, top edge gilt, appendices, index, fold-out single-colour map (small tear near spine), black & white plates (including frontispiece), black & white drawings (some full-page, one fold-out), front inner hinge lightly split, corners lightly bumped (spine ends chipped), edgewear. 148 pp. (First English language edition. Limited edition of 500 copies, this being copy 454, initialled by the translator.) Originally published in French in 1783, edited from Crozet's papers by the Abbe Rochon. The only printed account of a voyage to search for Terra Australis to serve as an alternate French base on the route to India, and thus cut off British shipping lanes in times of war. They discovered the Crozet Islands and visited Tasmania. On reaching New Zealand, Captain Marion Dufresne and 26 of his crew were killed by Maoris at the Bay of Islands. Crozet became captain of the Mascarin on its homeward journey via Guam, the Philippines, and Mauritius. 
Price: 300.00 (AUD)
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In the Australian Bush and on the Coast of the Coral Sea: Being the Experiences and Observations of a Naturalist in Australia, New Guinea and the Moluccas.
Semon, Richard.
Macmillan and Co. London 1899 
  Hardback large octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, cancelled EX-LIBRARY, original dark green cloth cover (gilt spine title), original dark green endpapers, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed (roughly cut), black & white drawings (some full-page plates), foldout single-colour maps, library marks (spine label, withdrawn sticker, embossed stamp title page, date due shhet inside rear cover), minor edgewear, owner's written names. 552 pp. The author spent more than a year (in 1891-92) in Australia, primarily in the Burnett district in south-east Queensland and along the north-east coast as far as Cooktown. Of considerable Aboriginal interest. (With 86 illustrations plus 4 folding maps. Withdrawn from the Bowdoin College Library, Maine. Written names of two previous owners.). 
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
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Notes of a Voyage from New South Wales to the North Coast of Australia, from the Journal of the Late Francis Napier.
Napier, Francis; Keddie, Mr. W. (notes).
[James R. Napier] [Glasgow] 1876 
  Hardback small (19.0 x 13.0 cm), no jacket as issued, very good condition, original blue cover (gilt vignette, border & spine lettering, little faded), black endpapers, full-page black & white plates, frontispiece portrait (tissue guard), errata page, maps (including foldouts at rear, creased at folds), minor foxing (mainly plates & maps & page edges), edges & pages faintly toned, bottom edge little bumped, some edgewear, two small bookshop stickers. 96 pp. (Estimated date, 1876, Trove catalogue.) In 1867 Francis Napier joined the South Australian Government expedition under Captain Francis Cadell to the north coast of the state (now the Northern Territory) searching for suitable sites for a capital and agricultural settlement. He examined the Liverpool River, went up the Roper River in a small steamer and visited Port Darwin, Anson Bay and the Victoria River. Cadell's report, published in the South Australian Parliamentary Papers for 1867, was criticised at the time. Thus, the Napier 'Notes' are the only public account of the expedition, and are an important document of the early contact and charting of the region. Compiled from the Napier journal by his family, and privately printed in Glasgow following his death in 1875. The plates, drawn with lithographic crayon, are by a brother of Napier, and are signed 'JMN'. (Ferguson 13058. Scarce. Small bookshop stickers: A. H. Spencer Hill of Content, Berkelouw Bookdealers. All five maps present: 1 internal page, and 4 as foldouts. All 8 lithographic plates present, as listed on contents page.). 
Price: 850.00 (AUD)
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The Bastard, a Poem, by Richard Savage, Son of the Late Earl Rivers: Inscribed to Mrs. Bret, Once Countess of Macclesfield.
Savage, Richard; Jones, Peter (illustrator).
ISBN: 0471304719
Savage Club of Melbourne / Littlewood Press Melbourne 1997 
  Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, black card cover (with flaps & string binding), title label front cover. Unnum 20 pp. (Copy 60 of a limited edition of 100 copies.) With two autographed etchings, by the publisher and the artist. printed on goatskin parchment. Reprint of a poem originally published by S. Harding, 1728. Published to mark the 300th anniversary of the birth of Richard Savage and the 140th anniversary of the foundation of The Savage Club, London. English poet Richard Savage (1697 - 1743) is best known as the subject of Samuel Johnson's "Life of Savage". The Savage Club in London is presumably named after him. 
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
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Natives of Australia: With Thirty-Two Full-Page Illustrations and One Map [The Native Races of the British Empire].
Thomas, N. W.
Archibald Constable and Company London 1906 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, good condition, navy boards (gilt lettering front cover & spine), foldout map, black & white plates, frontispiece (tissue guard), page edges untrimmed (roughly cut), spine edges little rubbed, top corners covers little bumped, spine ends little chipped, pages lightly toned (scattered foxing), edges toned & foxed, small tear to map (edge creased), owner's written name front flyleaf. 256 + 32 pp. This wonderful old book covers many parts of the history of the Australian Aborigines. The language, art and science, food, law and order, games, society, marriage, myths, magic and religion are some of the topics the author has included. (Contains 32 plates.). 
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
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History and Description: Mr Tebbutt’s Observatory, Windsor, New South Wales.
Tebbutt, John.
Joseph Cook & Co., Printers Sydney 1887 
  Paperback small octavo, good condition, stapled pamphlet, card cover (covers staples), edge pieces missing covers, small pieces missing spine, archival tape repairs front cover, minimal foxing endpapers, rubber stamp, owner's written name front cover. 74 pp. A scarce pamphlet written by the astronomer John Tebbutt who owned a private observatory at Windsor, just northwest of Sydney. Rubber stamp and written name of Glasgow Observatory. 
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
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[PLAYBILL] Melba Patriotic Concert: Exhibition Building, Adelaide, 21st November, 1914 (Souvenir).
Melba, Nellie.
Publisher Not Stated / H.C.C. Print (Printer) City Not Stated 1914 
  Paperback small folio, very good condition, card cover (overlaps page edges), colour title page, single-colour borders, inside covers toned, staples rusted, minor edge tears, minor edgewear. 8 pp. A scarce patriotic playbill during World War 1 (WW1). The title page lists artists who have generously given their services: Madame Melba, Miss Doris Madden, Mr John Lemmone, Mr Fred C. Collier, Mr W. Burrell and the Adelaide Choral Society. Contains a programme guide, including the complete words of three popular songs: "God Save the King" (National Anthem), "The Old Hundreth", and "The Empire Flag". 
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16957  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Hand-Book to the Geology of Derbyshire.
Mello, Rev. J. Magens.
Bemrose & Sons London 1876 
  Hardback very small, good condition, original dark green cloth cover (little flecked & scuffed) & endpapers, black & white plates, foldout colour map frontispiece, adverts at rear, front hinge minimally split (pages firm), front free endpaper creased, pages & edges lightly toned, little edgewear & fraying corners. 80 pp. First edition. A delightful little illustrated book that describes the geology of this English county. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16997  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Report of an Expedition to Ascertain the Position of the 141st Degree of East Longitude, being the Boundary Line Between New South Wales and South Australia.
Tyers, C. J. (surveyor).
ISBN: 0909174016
Queensberry Hill Press Melbourne, Carlton 1976 
  Hardback small octavo, no jacket. quarter-bound leather, very good condition, marbled boards, gilt lettering spine, two charts folded inside rear pocket, spine little rubbed (bottom little chipped). Slipcase: good condition, cardboard, lightly foxed, closed tear & tiny scuff top edge. 14 + 19 pp. (Copy 233 of limited edition of 350 copies.) This facsimile edition was originally printed by F. M. Stokes, "Herald" Office, Sydney, in 1840. The main object of the expedition was to determine the exact position of the boundary line between New South Wales and South Australia. Three different methods were used: triangulation from Melbourne, chronometric measurement from Sydney, and lunar observations near the boundary. The results are in the Appendix. 
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
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Occident: Commentaires sur la Guerre des Boches IV [West: Commentaries on the German War IV].
Suares, Andre.
Emile-Paul Freres Paris 1915 
  Hardback octavo, floral paper-covered boards, red cloth spine (gilt decoration & lettering), very good condition, floral endpapers, wide text margins, untrimmed edges, minor edgewear, pencil annotation front free flyleaf, initialled bookplate front pastedown. 108 pp. The fourth volume of commentary on WW1, this time the Western front. 
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14298  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Life of Charles Sturt: Sometime Capt. 39th Regt and Australian Explorer.
Sturt, Mrs Napier George.
Smith, Elder & Co. / Angus & Robertson London / [Sydney] 1899 
  Hardback thick octavo, no jacket, good plus condition, original dark green cloth cover, portraits (tissue guard), foldout single-colour maps, fore-edge untrimmed (few page edges little torn), rear inner hinge little split (pages firm), endpapers & some page edges & maps little foxed, adverts at rear, pages lightly toned as usual, minor edgewear. Heavy (1.1 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 395 + 4 pp. Australian edition. A biography of the British explorer of Australia (1975 - 1869), written by his daughter-in-law. Sturt is noted for three expeditions that traced the sources of rivers in New South Wales and South Australia, and his failed search for the fabled "inland sea" in Central Australia. Contains two portraits (including frontispiece) and five maps (four being foldout). Ferguson 16394. (Publisher Smith Elder on title page, Angus & Robertson at base of spine.). 
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17103  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Jugend: Eine Wahrhafte Geschichte [Youth: A True Story].
Stillings, Henrich.
George Jacob Decker Berlin & Leipzig 1923 
  Hardback very small, marbled cloth boards, leather spine (gilt decoration & lettering), very good condition, pages toned, minor foxing, minor edgewear. 169 + 11 pp. German language. Originally published 1777 (title page), this being a 1923 reprint. Autobiography of the early life of Johann Heinrich Jung, the German author, physician and academic (1740 - 1817). "Henrich Stillings" is a pen name. 
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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