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Family Fresco, Adams, Nancy
1 Adams, Nancy Family Fresco
Melbourne Melbourne F.W. Cheshire 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some wear and is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ a little faded and has foxing. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 205 pages A fine literary evocation of Australian people and times past. The author, Agnes Eliza Fraser Adams (1890-1968) was the member of a distinguished pioneer family, the granddaughter of a distinguished Headmaster, Dr Alexander Morrison and the daughter of the brilliant barrister, Sir Edward Mitchell. This is the story of the Morrison and Mitchell families. ID236817 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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2 AGPS Relations in Records: A Guide to Family History Sources in the Australian Archives
Canberra Australian Government Publishing Service 1988 0644068477 / 9780644068475 Softcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 161 pages ID205250 
Price: 17.50 AUD
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Little Men Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys, Alcott, Louisa M.
3 Alcott, Louisa M. Little Men Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys
Garden City, NY Nelson Doubleday 1955 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Faux leather boards. Black & white illustrations and colour frontispiece by Ruth Ives. A nice copy 384 pages The third book in the series about the March family. First published in 1871. ID293782 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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4 Allardice, Pamela The Family Garden Creating Safe and Attractive Areas for All to Enjoy
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1995 0207178569 / 9780207178566 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Laminated pictorial boards. Colour photographs as well as colour and black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to title page. 176 pages ID252822 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Paula, Allende, Isabel
5 Allende, Isabel Paula
New York Harper Collins Publishers 1994 0060172533 / 9780060172534 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. 330 pages Translated from Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden ID295880 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Carrick Hill Heydays of the Haywards 1940 - 1970, Argent, Jill  et al. [Researched and Compiled by]
6 Argent, Jill et al. [Researched and Compiled by] Carrick Hill Heydays of the Haywards 1940 - 1970
Springfield, SA Friends of Carrick Hill Inc. 2010 0646544934 / 9780646544939 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Covers slightly edgeworn. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 119 pages Captures life at Carrick Hill, one of Adelaide's stately homes - upstairs, downstairs and in my lady's chamber. Includes recipes for some of the dishes served. ID284357 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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7 Ashcroft, Jennifer and Owens, R. Glynn Watch Your Child's Weight
Oxford Oxford University Press 1987 0192616455 / 9780192616456 Paperback 
Very Good condition, (Issued without Dustjacket) 146pages ID9991 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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The Courtneys.  A Victorian Military Family, Austin, Ron
8 Austin, Ron The Courtneys. A Victorian Military Family
McCrae Slouch Hat Publications 2009 0980637309 / 9780980637304 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Signed by author. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Colour photos of medals to rear. 200 pages Most Australian visitors to Gallipoli pass by the war cemetery bearing the title "Courtney's and Steele's Post" - few understand the significance. In 1915 this area was held by 14 Bn AIF commanded by Lt Col Richard Courtney and became known as Courtney's Post. The saga of the Courtney's starts in Ireland and moves to Australia during the Gold Rush. Military service became a tradition and carried on for over four generations. This book, well illustrated with photos from the Courtney collections, provides the reader with a valuable insight into the development of the Australian Army from colonial times through two world wars and beyond. ID255702 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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David Badger: Preacher Pioneer Patriarch, Badger, Donald
9 Badger, Donald David Badger: Preacher Pioneer Patriarch
Adelaide Lutheran Publishing House 1986 0959005706 / 9780959005707 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 77 pages ID207082 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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Supreme Federalist The Political Life of Sir John Downer [Inscribed by Author], Bannon, J.C.
10 Bannon, J.C. Supreme Federalist The Political Life of Sir John Downer [Inscribed by Author]
Adelaide Wakefield Press 2009 1862548358 / 9781862548350 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Inscribed by author to previous owner. And signed by member of Downer family [John Downer]. xiii, 256 pages Sir John Downer [1843-1915], first in the line of a political dynasty, was born in humble circumstances in Adelaide, yet he became an outstanding scholar, brilliant barrister, premier of his colony and a founding father of the Australian federation. He was one of the committee of three men who drafted the Commonwealth Constitution and in 1901 was elected to the first Senate. The author is John Bannon, previous Labor Premier of South Australia. ID265460 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Pastons  A Family in the War of the Roses, Barber, Richard (Editor)
11 Barber, Richard (Editor) The Pastons A Family in the War of the Roses
London The Folio Society 2001 3rd Impression [with new binding] Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good+ Slipcase. Excellent condition. Maps to endpapers. Illustrated with colour plates. 207 pages Designed for the reader who is interested in following the fortunes of a fifteenth century family, with a continuous narrative framework setting the letters in their context. ID254068 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Your Store Myer.  The Story of Australia's Leading Department Store, Barber, Stella M.
12 Barber, Stella M. Your Store Myer. The Story of Australia's Leading Department Store
Sydney Focus 2008 1921156260 / 9781921156267 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 nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 238 pages This book captures the spirit of Myer and pays tribute to the thousands of staff, suppliers and customers who have made Myer what it is. ID296341 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Brontes, Barker, Juliet
13 Barker, Juliet The Brontes
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1995 0297812904 / 9780297812906 3rd Impression 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. 1003 pages ID295855 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Home Away from Home, Beasley, A.W.
14 Beasley, A.W. Home Away from Home
Wellington, New Zealand Central Institute of Technology 2000 1869340760 / 9781869340766 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Card French Flaps. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 158 pages The story of three generations of a family. From Robert Boyne Home who served in the Seven Years War as a surgeon, his son Everard Home and eminent surgeon of the Regency era, and Everard's son, James who did his best to restore the family's good name through his commitment to colonial New Zealand. Provides a glimpse into the scientific and social world of the period which spanned the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. ID259144 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Beken of Cowes: A Century of Tall Ships, Beken, Kenneth
15 Beken, Kenneth Beken of Cowes: A Century of Tall Ships
London Harrap 1985 0245542485 / 9780245542480 1st Edition Hardback 
Folio Size 25x33cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs Frank Beken, Alfred Beken and Kenneth Beken. Black and white diagram of tall ships to end papers. A lovely book. Likely to attract additional shipping due to size and weight 224 pages Three generations of the Beken family have been photographing ships since 1888. This volume contains 100 of their finest 'Tall Ship' pictures. Foreword by HRH The Prince of Wales. ID252904 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Art and Artists of South Australia, Benko, Nancy
16 Benko, Nancy Art and Artists of South Australia
Adelaide Lidums Family 1969 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is rubbed & a little grubby, with some edgewear to upper edge and a lightly sunned spine and it is now protected in purpose made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 164 pages An encyclopedic survey of the art scene in South Australia starting from the primitive art of the aborigines and going on to the 19th century art of the early colonists and thence to the 20th century art and modern movements. ID274365 
Price: 70.00 AUD
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Art and Artists of South Australia (signed by Author), Benko, Nancy
17 Benko, Nancy Art and Artists of South Australia (signed by Author)
Adelaide Lidums Family 1969 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is rubbed & a little grubby, with some edgewear to upper edge and a lightly sunned spine and it is now protected in our purpose made plastic sleeve. Signed by author on the half-title page. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 164 pages An encyclopedic survey of the art scene in South Australia starting from the primitive art of the aborigines and going on to the 19th century art of the early colonists and thence to the 20th century art and modern movements. ID297317 
Price: 130.00 AUD
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18 BENVENISTE, Jodie WOMAN WORK CHILD
Sydney Simon & Schuster Australia 1998 0731806662 / 9780731806669 1st Edition Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 200 pages Women talk about balancing work and family. ID214430 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Kate Remembered, Berg, A Scott
19 Berg, A Scott Kate Remembered
London Simon & Schuster 2003 0743206762 / 9780743206761 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. Review Copy - stamp/label to prelim pages. Silver foil dustjacket. 318 pages This is a book about love and friendship, family and career, Hollywood and Broadway - all punctuated by unforgettable lessons from an extraordinary life. ID295651 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Light and Shadow, Bergner, Herz
20 Bergner, Herz Light and Shadow
Melbourne Georgian House 1963 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners, with some chips to upper corners. Translated from the Yiddish by Alec Braizblatt. Foreword by Alan Marshall 379 pages The moving story of a Jewish migrant family struggling for acceptance in an Australian community. This work was written in Australia in Yiddish. ID258495 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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