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The View From Serendip, Clarke, Arthur C
1 Clarke, Arthur C The View From Serendip
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1978 0575023031 / 9780575023031 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped. 273 pages Arthur C Clarke gives a delightful account of Sri Lanka. Including history and society and describing his exploits diving for treasure in the wrecks which dot the island's reefs. ID297718 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Mr Tompkins Learns the Facts of Life, Gamow, G. A.
2 Gamow, G. A. Mr Tompkins Learns the Facts of Life
Cambridge at the University Press 1953 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No Dust jacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and illustrations by the author. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 88 pages Mr Tompkins turns his attention to biology. ID296812 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Report of the Seventeenth Meeting of Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science Australia and New Zealand Adelaide Meeting August 1924, Ward, L. Keith (Edited by)
3 Ward, L. Keith (Edited by) Report of the Seventeenth Meeting of Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science Australia and New Zealand Adelaide Meeting August 1924
Adelaide R.E.E. Rogers, Government Printer 1926 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Faint stain to front cover and corners a trifle bumped, some small nicks to top and tail of spine. Endpapers tanned. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings and maps - one folfout xliii, 770 pages As well as a number of reports, contains addresses under a variety of sections. Section A: Astronomy, Mathematics and Physics; Section B: Chemistry; Section C: Geology and Mineralogy; Section D: Zoology; Section E: Geography and History, including Northern Territory Colonization Schemes(Roberts), Problem of the Australian River and More Particularly of the Upper Murray (Wood), The Settlement of South Australia (Grenfell Price); Section F: Ethnology and Anthropology including The Relationships and Origin of Maori Material Culture and Decorative Art (Skinner), Critical Notes on the Observations Made by the Early Explorers Concerning the Aborigines of Tasmania (Lord), Evidence of Outside Culture Inoculation -Australian Aborigines (Kenyon, Mahony & Mann), Austral-Tasmanic Connexion(Kenyon, Mahony & Mann), Some New Guinea Cultural Influences Found Amongst The Aborigines of Australia (Thorpe); Section G: Social and Statistical Science including Monetary Policy and its Reactions upon Australia (Copland; Section H: Engineering an Architecture; Section I: Sanitary Science and Hygiene; Section J: Mental Science and Education; Section K: Agriculture and Forestry; Section L: Veterinary Science; Section M: Botany. ID295950 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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