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A Child Alone The Memoirs of 'BB', 'BB' [Watkins-Pitchford, D.J)
1 'BB' [Watkins-Pitchford, D.J) A Child Alone The Memoirs of 'BB'
London Michael Joseph 1979 0718116909 / 9780718116903 4th impression Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's small bookplate to front pastedown. Black & white illustrations by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford (alias "BB"). 169pages The much loved naturalist, artist and author recalls his life as a child at the beginning of the 20th century. ID177215 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Ian W. Abdulla Elvis Has Entered the Building [Signed Copy], Abdulla, Ian W. [Art] & Fox, Stephen and Maughan, Janet [Essays]
2 Abdulla, Ian W. [Art] & Fox, Stephen and Maughan, Janet [Essays] Ian W. Abdulla Elvis Has Entered the Building [Signed Copy]
Adelaide Wakefield Press 2003 1862546185 / 9781862546189 1st Edition Hardcover 
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 nice copy. Signed by Ian Abdulla & Stephen Fox on front free endpaper. Illustrated with colour reproductions. 103 pages Ian is recognised as one of Australia's most distinctive and appealing contemporary artists. This book takes you on a journey into the world of the artist as he grew up along the River Murray. You'll find it enchanting and provocative. ID279674 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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The Flowering of the Pacific Being an account of Joseph Banks' travels in the South Seas and the story of his Florilegium, Adams. Brian
3 Adams. Brian The Flowering of the Pacific Being an account of Joseph Banks' travels in the South Seas and the story of his Florilegium
London Collins/British Museum 1986 0002174723 / 9780002174725 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ is excellent apart from a faded spine. The book also has a faded spine. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 194 pages Encompasses the entire three years of the voyage of the Endeavour to her main landfalls at Madeira, Rio de Janeiro, Tierra del Fuego, Tahiti, New Zealand, Australia and Java and home via the Cape of Good Hope. ID296152 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Clifton Pugh: Patterns of a Lifetime A Biography, Allen, Traudi
4 Allen, Traudi Clifton Pugh: Patterns of a Lifetime A Biography
Melbourne Nelson 1981 0170054438 / 9780170054430 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates and photographs. 221 pages ID296842 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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How To Draw The Human Figure, Ambrus, Victor
5 Ambrus, Victor How To Draw The Human Figure
Cincinnati North Light Books 1998 0891349308 / 9780891349303 1st US Edition Hardback 
Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & white illustrations by the author 117 pages Ambrus is a prolific and prize winning illustrator and artist. ID295913 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Hawker. Gateway to the Flinders - Six Drawings by Malcolm Arnold Folio Three, Arnold, Malcolm (Artist)
6 Arnold, Malcolm (Artist) Hawker. Gateway to the Flinders - Six Drawings by Malcolm Arnold Folio Three
Lobethal Rosmann Fine Art Co. 1980 Drawings 
(32.5x27cm). Six (6) Black and White drawings (prints). Contains Hawker Railway Station; Ruins - Edeowie Hotel; Pyman's Stables; Cradock Police Station; Arkaba Woolshed & Royal Hotel. ID221368 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Macdonnell Ranges Central Australia - Six Drawings by Malcolm Arnold Folio Four, Arnold, Malcolm (Artist)
7 Arnold, Malcolm (Artist) The Macdonnell Ranges Central Australia - Six Drawings by Malcolm Arnold Folio Four
Lobethal Rosmann Fine Art Co. 1980 
(32.5x27cm). Six (6) prints - 2 colour and 6 Black and White drawings (prints). Contains - Ellery Creek Big Hole (Colour); Towards Mt Sonder (Colour); Cycad Palm (b/w); Rock Pool, Palm Valley (b/w); Ormiston Gorge (b/w); and Glen Helen Lodge (b/w). ID221371 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Tiffany, Arwas, Victor
8 Arwas, Victor Tiffany
London Academy Editions 1979 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition Illustrated with . Full page Colour photographs. 88 pages A brief history with 40 colour photos with captions of the glasswares of influential late-19th century New York decorative artist, Louis Comfort Tiffany ID279552 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Sir Thomas Lawrence, Ashton, Geoffrey
9 Ashton, Geoffrey Sir Thomas Lawrence
London Chaucer Press 2006 1904449417 / 9781904449416 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour plates. 144 pages ID289194 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Leaves in the Wind, Backhouse, Elizabeth
10 Backhouse, Elizabeth Leaves in the Wind
Perth C.H. Pitman 1946 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket chipped at spine ends and upper corners with minor loss - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 264pages The Australian based story of three young woman, an artist, a scientist and a Julie who aspires to marriage and respectability. Elizabeth Backhouse [ 1917-2013] was an Australian novelist, playwright, scriptwriter who served in the WAAF during World War Two. ID8499 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure, Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric
11 Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure
Le Havre Éditions du Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre/MkF editions 2016 9791092305296 1st Australian Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with colour plates. Translated from the French by Jean Fornasiero & John West-Sooby. 391 pages On 19 October 1800, Charles-Alexandre Lesueur set sail on a voyage of discovery to the Southern Lands led by Nicolas Baudin. He soon demonstrated his talents as a natural history artist. Driven by an insatiable curiosity, during a golden age for natural history and learned societies, he travelled constantly throughout his life. His sketchbooks and vellums provide a record of the animals, landscapes and indigenous people he encountered. ID292443 
Price: 84.95 AUD
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Port Lincoln and District A Pictorial History, Baillie, P.J.
12 Baillie, P.J. Port Lincoln and District A Pictorial History
Adelaide Lynton Publications 1978 0869463764 / 9780869463765 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with many Black and White Photographs. 168 pages A brief history supplemented by many photographs dating from the earliest days, including some plates of Artist's early impressions dating from 1802. ID148556 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Copy Book of Copies : Fabulous Follies, Frauds and Fakes, Baines, Robert Artificer Goldsmith
13 Baines, Robert Artificer Goldsmith The Copy Book of Copies : Fabulous Follies, Frauds and Fakes
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2013 1921875984 / 9781921875984 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour plates. Introduction by Dr Judith O'Callaghan Unpaginated Robert Baines has profoundly shaped Australian jewellery, object-making and international historical scholarship. His works challenge our conception of the world as much as they delight with their technical brilliance. Baines is an exhibiting artist-goldsmith and his work is held in many prestigious collections across the globe. Baines also teaches gold and silversmithing. Relates to the 83 new works built for the Living Treasure: Master of Australian Craft Exhibition 'Robert Bains Metal'. ID273695 
Price: 52.00 AUD
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Modern Australian Dreamtimes, Bechmann, Jorgen
14 Bechmann, Jorgen Modern Australian Dreamtimes
Sydney Art Nouveau Publishing Co. 1986 0959569146 / 9780959569148 1st Edition Hardcover 
Square Folio size. Very Good condition in laminated boards - no Dustjacket. Spine and edges a touch faded. Wonderful colour reproductions by the author. 96 pages ID238711 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Modern Australian Dreamtimes, Bechmann, Jorgen
15 Bechmann, Jorgen Modern Australian Dreamtimes
Sydney Art Nouveau Publishing Co. 1986 0959569146 / 9780959569148 1st Edition Hardcover 
Square Folio size. Very Good condition in laminated boards - no Dustjacket. Spine and edges a touch faded. Wonderful colour reproductions by the author. 96 pages ID290900 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Art of David Boyd, Benko, Nancy
16 Benko, Nancy The Art of David Boyd
Adelaide Lidums Art Gallery 1973 0959936610 / 9780959936612 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large Quarto Size [approx 27x34cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a couple of small nicks and a little light soiling - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated endpapers. Extensively illustrated with 170 Full Colour and 160 Black & White reproductions of the artists work throughout the book. The edition was limited to 1250 numbered & signed copies. This is an out-of-sequence unnumbered & unsigned copy. 240 pages The first definitive survey of the work of this distinguished artist covering all phases up to mid 1973 and extensively documented. ID276503 
Price: 285.00 AUD
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Italian Pictures of the Renaissance.  A List of the Principal Artists and Their Works with an Index of Places. Florentine School.[Two Volumes], Berenson, Bernard
17 Berenson, Bernard Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. A List of the Principal Artists and Their Works with an Index of Places. Florentine School.[Two Volumes]
London Phaidon Press Limited 1963 1st thus Hardback 
Quarto Size. Both volumes are in Very Good condition in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjackets. Both DJs have some discolouration to spine. Slipcase is very good condition but does have some marks with light discolouration to the top edge. Volume 1 contains the Artist lists with Black and White Plates [1-590]. Volume 2 is primarily black and White Plates [591-1478]. Volume 2 also contains a Topographical Index. A very handsome set. A revised edition of Berenson's work which is a major reference for those interested in Renaissance painting. This edition includes more plates and the illustrations arranged in chronological and systematic manner. ID237825 
Price: 180.00 AUD
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Aspects of Modern Art, The Selective Eye III: An Anthology of Writing on Modern Art From L'Oeil The European Art Magazine, Bernier, Georges and Rosamond [Edited by]
18 Bernier, Georges and Rosamond [Edited by] Aspects of Modern Art, The Selective Eye III: An Anthology of Writing on Modern Art From L'Oeil The European Art Magazine
Paris G & R Bernier 1957 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and small loss to spine ends. Book is missing front free end paper which has been neatly removed. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. 188 pages ID256064 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Brush With Light.  Australian Landscapes by Kevin Best (Signed by Artist), Best, Kevin
19 Best, Kevin A Brush With Light. Australian Landscapes by Kevin Best (Signed by Artist)
Lower Portland, NSW International Collectors Pty Ltd 1995 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookplate (No name on it) to Front Free End paper. Signed by the author /Artist on the front free endpaper. Illustrated with colour plates and black & white drawings. 130 pages A lovely tribute with 60 full colour plates to this late, most popular, Australian artist. ID296532 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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My Life., Bewick, Thomas
20 Bewick, Thomas My Life.
London The Folio Society 1981 Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ condition in Very Good slipcase. Slipcase has some discolouration at edges. Illustrated with colour plates and black and wood-engravings by the Author. 192 pages ID250032 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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