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DICKENS, Ackroyd, Peter
1 Ackroyd, Peter DICKENS
London Sinclair-Stevenson 1990 1856190005 / 9781856190008 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. A large heavy tome. 1195pages ID107650 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Lambs of London, Ackroyd, Peter
2 Ackroyd, Peter The Lambs of London
London Chatto & Windus 2004 0701177446 / 9780701177447 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic cover. An excellent copy. 216 pages A fictionalised account of the life of Charles and Mary Lamb. ID223571 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Lambs of London, Ackroyd, Peter
3 Ackroyd, Peter The Lambs of London
London Chatto & Windus 2004 0701177446 / 9780701177447 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 216 pages A fictionalised account of the life of Charles and Mary Lamb. ID289904 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Charles Davis 150 Years, Alexander, Alison
4 Alexander, Alison Charles Davis 150 Years
Melbourne Harris Scarfe Holdings 1998 0646361562 / 9780646361567 Limited Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine in Fine dustjacket. Colour and black & white photographs & illustrations throughout. Copy number 999 of 2000. 253 pages The story of the hardware business, founded by Charles Davis [a convict transported to Australia in the mid 19th century], and how it grew from its Tasmanian beginnings into an Australia-wide chain of department stores. ID190463 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Charles Davis 150 Years, Alexander, Alison
5 Alexander, Alison Charles Davis 150 Years
Melbourne Harris Scarfe Holdings 1998 0646361562 / 9780646361567 Limited Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine in Fine dustjacket. Colour and black & white photographs & illustrations throughout. Copy number 1405 of 2000. 253 pages The story of the hardware business, founded by Charles Davis [a convict transported to Australia in the mid 19th century], and how it grew from its Tasmanian beginnings into an Australia-wide chain of department stores. ID276168 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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John McKinlay, Explorer, 1819-1872 contained in Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Voume 63 1961-62, Alexander, C. L
6 Alexander, C. L John McKinlay, Explorer, 1819-1872 contained in Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Voume 63 1961-62
Adelaide Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch 1962 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good Condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Light wear to edges and corners and some light marking to the pale covers. Black & white photographs and maps. 22 pages [99] Also contains: The exploration of Oates Land (Law); Sir Thomas Elder (Gosse); Edward Charles Frome (Newland); The late Dr. Charles Fenner and the Sachse Medal (Gill). ID291499 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Tales From the South China Seas. Images of the British in South-East Asia in the Twentieth Century, Allen, Charles [Editor]
7 Allen, Charles [Editor] Tales From the South China Seas. Images of the British in South-East Asia in the Twentieth Century
London Andre Deutsch 1983 0233975047 / 9780233975047 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 240 pages ID186354 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Railway Inquiry Commission Third and Final Report (Parliamentary Papers No 23), Anthony, P. A. (Commissioner)
8 Anthony, P. A. (Commissioner) Railway Inquiry Commission Third and Final Report (Parliamentary Papers No 23)
Adelaide House of Assembly, South Australia 1918 1st thus Softcover 
Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Good Condition. Disbound papers from the South Australian Parliamentary Papers. Stab holes down left hand side. Light age-toning to edges. One fold-out chart (Comparative Trials of Victoria Light Lines "DD" Superheater and South Australian Class "RX" Non-Superheater Locomotives). Nine fold-out plans and one single page plan. 31 pages + Maps The Plans are number 9 to 18. As far as we can determine the Plans 1-8 were contained in the earlier reports. Plans are: No. 9 & 10: Adelaide Railway Station remodelling; No. 11: SAR Diagram showing proposed 4'.8½" Gauge Railways in the vicinity of Adelaide; No. 12: Completed 4'.8½" Gauge Zone via Wilmington; No. 13: Completed 4'.8½" Gauge Zone via West of Flinders Ranges; No. 14 Balaklava and Wilmington Line Diagram of Gradients Gauge 3'.6"; No. 15 Murray Bridge Proposed New Railway Bridge and Deviation; No. 16: Islington Locomotive and Carriage Workshops Proposed Extensions; No. 17: Port Lincoln Proposed Shipping Accommodation; No. 18: Section of Driving Wheel Tyres Class "K" engines 5'.3" Gauge. ID294815 
Price: 100.00 AUD
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An Illustrated History of Arms & Armour, Ashdown, Charles Henry
9 Ashdown, Charles Henry An Illustrated History of Arms & Armour
Ware, Herts Wordsworth Editions 1988 185326914X / 9781853269141 Hardback 
Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates and line drawings. 384 pages ID251674 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Journey to Lake Frome 1843. Paintings and Sketches by Edward Charles Frome and James Henderson, Auhl, Ian and Marfleet, Denis
10 Auhl, Ian and Marfleet, Denis Journey to Lake Frome 1843. Paintings and Sketches by Edward Charles Frome and James Henderson
Adelaide Lynton Publications 1977 0869463047 / 9780869463048 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 28x22cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour reproductions of watercolours by Edward Frome. 111 pages ID220485 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Lamia's Winter Quarters, Austin, Alfred
11 Austin, Alfred Lamia's Winter Quarters
London Adam and Charles Black 1907 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Corners and spine ends a little rubbed and gilt top edge dulled. Front free endpaper clipped at upper edge. Illustrated with full page coloured plates by Elgood. 164 pages Austin was the Poet Laureate from 1896. This prose idyll to southern Europe was published in 1898. ID287624 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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12 Avery, Charles The Rood-Loft from Hertogenbosch.
The Phaidon Press Softcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some creasing to corners and spine a little rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Previous owner's name to inside cover 27 pages Reprinted from the Victoria and Albert Museum Yearbook 1, 1969. ID226659 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure, Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric
13 Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure
Le Havre ditions du Musum 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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Grape Vs. Grain, Bamforth, Charles
14 Bamforth, Charles Grape Vs. Grain
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2008 0521849373 / 9780521849371 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine is very slightly sunned & now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Review Copy label to prelim pages. 209 pages The author explores several paradoxes of beer and wine - with special attention to the culture that surrounds each. ID297481 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Story of Speech and Language, Barber, Charles L.
15 Barber, Charles L. The Story of Speech and Language
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1964 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations by Diana Stradling. 295 pages Dr Barber records the development of organised language beginning with man's first crude attempts at communication by sound. He discusses the current theories about the origin and nature of language and the intevention of writing. ID288136 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Vegetable Passion - A History of the Vegetarian State of Mind, Barkas, Janet
16 Barkas, Janet The Vegetable Passion - A History of the Vegetarian State of Mind
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1975 0684139251 / 9780684139258 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Some age-toning to upper edge. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 224 pages ID284320 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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An Illustrated Treasury of Australian Epic Journeys, Barker, Anthony (Selected by)
17 Barker, Anthony (Selected by) An Illustrated Treasury of Australian Epic Journeys
Melbourne Melbourne Macmillan 1990 0732903289 / 9780732903282 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 288 pages Includes James Cook, William Bligh, Gregory Blaxland, Charles Sturt, Edward John Eyre, Mary Durack, Douglas Mawson, Daisy Bates and more. ID260563 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Australia: My Country, Barrett, Charles
18 Barrett, Charles Australia: My Country
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1942 Reprint Hardback 
12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 136pages. ID5876 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Australian Caves, Cliffs, and Waterfalls, Barrett, Charles
19 Barrett, Charles Australian Caves, Cliffs, and Waterfalls
Melbourne Georgian House 1944 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket [now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve]. DJ is chipped at spine ends and corners with sticky tape repairs to the interior. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 127 pages Covers the Jenolan Caves and Yarrangobilly; Buchan Caves and underground South Australia; Caves of the West; Wonders of the Nullabor; Nature as Sculptor; Mountain Peaks and Gorges; Mystery Lakes; Australian Waterfalls; and Cave Dwellers, past and present. ID283315 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Australian Wild Life, Barrett, Charles
20 Barrett, Charles Australian Wild Life
Melbourne Georgian House 1943 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and colour plates 116pages ID158137 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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