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1 The Eighties Greatest Yacht Races
Sydney Robertsbridge 1988 0947178244 / 9780947178246 1st Edition Hardcover 
Folio Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Photographic boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 320 pages With a Foreword by Sir James Hardy. ID234245 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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2 (No Author noted) WINNING and DEFENDING THE CUP
Sydney Australia Post 1986 020715421X / 9780207154218 Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Includes large colour map of the America's Cup course 1987. 90 pages ID225671 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Pioneer America (The History of Human Society), Alden, John R.
3 Alden, John R. Pioneer America (The History of Human Society)
London Hutchinson of London 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White plates and maps. DJ has creased inside front flap. Numbers neatly inked to upper corner of front free endpaper. xxix, 309 pages, Index x The epic story of American society from pre-colonial times to the end of the Civil War. ID277447 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Curve of Earth's Shoulder [Signed by Authors], Allen, Peter and Consuelo
4 Allen, Peter and Consuelo The Curve of Earth's Shoulder [Signed by Authors]
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Inscribed & signed by both authors. Illustrated with colour plates. 205 pages Inveterate traveller and train book author, Peter Allen and his Spanish wife recount their travels in the Americas and the USSR by train, boat and plane. ID255903 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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5 Allen, Walter [Editor] Transatlantic Crossing. American Visitors to Britain and British Visitors to America in the Nineteenth Century
London Heinemann 1971 0434018309 / 9780434018307 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. DJ has 'grubby'appearance with marks to front and slightly age-darkened spine. 332 pages Selected and with an Introduction by the Editor, this is an anthology of the findings and observations of some forty travellers between the two countries. ID274050 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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American Flower Painting, Anderson, Dennis R.
6 Anderson, Dennis R. American Flower Painting
New York Watson-Guptill Publications 1980 082300211x / 9780823002115 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners which also has a faded spine. Illustrated with 32 full page colour plates and 5 black & white illustrations. 84 pages. A fascinating panorama of one of America's favourite painting subjects. ID173999 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America, Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald
7 Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America
London Perpetua Books 1959 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is age-toned at spine and folds, with some minor chipping to corners and spine ends. Illustrated in black & white by the wonderful Ronald Searle. 111 pages A fantastic Grand Tour of America with some startling sidelights on the American character. ID293510 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America, Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald
8 Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America
London Perpetua Books 1959 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Fair-Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price-clipped DJ is age-toned at spine and folds, with edgewear and some loss to lower front edge. Illustrated in black & white by the wonderful Ronald Searle. 111 pages A fantastic Grand Tour of America with some startling sidelights on the American character. ID296048 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Man of Influence Sir Siegmund Warburg 1902-82, Attali, Jacques
9 Attali, Jacques A Man of Influence Sir Siegmund Warburg 1902-82
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1986 0297789783 / 9780297789789 1st UK Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 346 pages For over 50 years Siegmund Warburg was a banking legend around the world associated with every major financial development from Germany's First World War reparation payments to the Eurodollars of the 1960s and 1970s. This fascinating biography interweaves Warburg's life story and the finances of Europe and America. The author a French economist and writer was also a senior financial advisor to President Mitterand. ID235645 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Imperial Collection of Audubon Animals The Quadrupeds of North America, Audubon, John James; Bachman, Rev. John; Edited with new text by Victor H. Cahalane
10 Audubon, John James; Bachman, Rev. John; Edited with new text by Victor H. Cahalane The Imperial Collection of Audubon Animals The Quadrupeds of North America
London Country Life Books 1968 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket [now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve]. The dustjacket is complete but chipped at edges with some small loss to the top of the spine. Slightly musty odour. Illustrated with wonderful colour plates by John James Audubon and John Woodhouse Audubon. Small round stamp of previous owner to top of front free endpaper. Some very light scattered foxing to a portion of the top edge. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 307 pages ID297177 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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An Autobiography, Avedon, Richard
11 Avedon, Richard An Autobiography
New York Random House 1993 0679409211 / 9780679409212 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large Quarto Size [approx 29x36cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is clear acetate with a small tape repaired tear to top od rear panel near spine. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. Unpaginated [about 300 pages] Richard Avedon was an American fashion and portrait photographer. An obituary published in The New York Times said that "his fashion and portrait photographs helped define America's image of style, beauty and culture for the last half-century". ID289232 
Price: 125.00 AUD
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Dolls The Wide World Over An Historical Account, Bachmann, Manfred & Hansmann, Claus
12 Bachmann, Manfred & Hansmann, Claus Dolls The Wide World Over An Historical Account
London Harrap 1973 024550642x / 9780245506420 Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small abrasion to the edge of the front free endpaper and lower edge of front pastedown. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 204 pages From the crude home made objects of primitive tribes in Africa, America and Asia to the sophisticated modern doll. ID219592 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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New Art from Latin America: Expanding the Continent (Art & Design), Baddeley, Oriana [Edited by]
13 Baddeley, Oriana [Edited by] New Art from Latin America: Expanding the Continent (Art & Design)
London Art and Design 1994 1854902202 / 9781854902207 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 96 pages A copy of this lavishly produced substantial magazine looking at Latin America with a number of essays on the subject. Also includes several essays on other subjects. ID284481 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Deer Hunting with Jesus.  Dispatches from America's Class War, Bageant, Joe
14 Bageant, Joe Deer Hunting with Jesus. Dispatches from America's Class War
Melbourne Scribe Publications 2007 192121578X / 9781921215780 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 273 pages This book is a racous mix of story telling and political commentary. ID297106 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Body of Secrets.  How America's NSA and Britain's GCHQ Eavesdrop on the World, Bamford, James
15 Bamford, James Body of Secrets. How America's NSA and Britain's GCHQ Eavesdrop on the World
London Century 2001 0712623183 / 9780712623186 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 721 pages ID295316 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Friends in High Places Australian-American Diplomatic Relations Since 1945, Barclay, Glen St J.
16 Barclay, Glen St J. Friends in High Places Australian-American Diplomatic Relations Since 1945
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1985 0195546083 / 9780195546088 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket has a slightly sunned spine & is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 245 pages Since 1945 the security relationship between Australia and America has been of vital importance to Australian diplomats and politicians. This controversial study draws on a mass of documentation in Australia and the United States to depict its complex evolution. ID275570 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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17 Barker, Dan Godless. How an evangelical preacher became one of America's leading atheists.
Berkeley Ulysses Press 2008 1569756775 / 9781569756775 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Near Fine condition. 376 pages ID263065 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Revolt of the Admirals.  The Fight for Naval Aviation, 1945-1950, Barlow, Jeffrey G.
18 Barlow, Jeffrey G. Revolt of the Admirals. The Fight for Naval Aviation, 1945-1950
Washington Brassey's 1998 1574881701 / 9781574881707 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Small texta blackout [presumably name] to prelims and small white sticker to half-title page. 420 pages ID294037 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Allies America, Europe and Japan since the War, Barnet, Richard J.
19 Barnet, Richard J. Allies America, Europe and Japan since the War
London Jonathan Cape 1984 0224021273 / 9780224021272 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 511 pages Based on interviews, memoirs and recently declassified documents, the key figures [and issues] of the post-war era are brought vividly to life. Barnet's portraits of Eisenhower, De Gaulle, Eden, Dulles, Kennedy, Acheson, Johnson, Nixon, Carter and Schmidt are detailed with a striking humanity. ID270589 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The History of the Sunset Railway including the McKittrick Branch of the Southern Pacific Company, Bergman, John F.
20 Bergman, John F. The History of the Sunset Railway including the McKittrick Branch of the Southern Pacific Company
Bakersfield, CA Kern County Historical Society 1994 0943500141 / 9780943500140 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Very scarce - especially in this condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 114 pages This is the story of Kern County's oil boom rail lines - built by the Southern Pacific and the Santa Fe Railroads. Together, the Sunset Railway and the SP's McKittrick Branch boasted just over 100 miles of track stretching west of Bakersfield to the oil fields on the slopes of the Coast Range. ID275196 
Price: 350.00 AUD
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