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Nineteenth Century Australian Gold & Silver Smiths, Albrecht, Kurt
1 Albrecht, Kurt Nineteenth Century Australian Gold & Silver Smiths
Melbourne Hutchinson 1969 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 69 pages The first reference work in this field. Indispensable to anyone concerned to identify and study Australian work in precious metals. ID193672 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Time Out of Mind Simon McDonald of Creswick, Anderson, Hugh
2 Anderson, Hugh Time Out of Mind Simon McDonald of Creswick
Melbourne National Press Pty Ltd 1974 0909470464 / 9780909470463 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ a little rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 153 pages The story of Simon McDonald, born in 1907 in Creswick, near Ballarat. His spent his entire life there working as a labourer, gold fossicker etc. He had a remarkable talent as a traditional singer and musician and reciter of his own topical verse. Most of his poems and songs, words and melody are a special feature of this book. ID293644 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Courtneys.  A Victorian Military Family, Austin, Ron
3 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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The Copy Book of Copies : Fabulous Follies, Frauds and Fakes, Baines, Robert Artificer Goldsmith
4 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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5 Barham, Richard H. Rev. The Ingoldsby Legends
London Collins' Clear-Type Press No DateCirca 1920's Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition but No dustjacket. Blue cloth covers with gold embossing to front cover and spine. Gilt top edge. Previous owner's name/details to prelims. Black & white illustrations. 444 pages ID261221 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Gold Fleet for California.  Forty-Niners from Australia and New Zealand, Bateson, Charles
6 Bateson, Charles Gold Fleet for California. Forty-Niners from Australia and New Zealand
Sydney Ure Smith 1963 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good, gold foil Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copyIllustrated with Black and White plates. Fold-out endpapers. 172 pages ID144218 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Baume, Nicola and Gold, lee Anti-Aging: The Secrets The essential lifestyle and nutritional approach
Sydney Pan Macmillan 2000 0330362186 / 9780330362184 Paperback 
Octavo Size. MINT - a NEW copy. 150pages ID185598 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Adventure Stories from the Strand, Beare, Geraldine (Selected by)
8 Beare, Geraldine (Selected by) Adventure Stories from the Strand
London The Folio Society 1995 1st thus Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good copy in like slipcase. Illustrated in black & white by David Eccles. Decorated green cloth with gilt to face and spine in gold papered slipcase. Spine very slightly faded. 329 pages ID15693 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Short Stories from the Strand, Beare, Geraldine (Selected by)
9 Beare, Geraldine (Selected by) Short Stories from the Strand
London The Folio Society 1992 1st thus Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx].Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Minor mark to front free endpaper. Black & white illustrations by David Eccles. Gold foil slipcase a little marked at edges. 318 pages Introduction by Frank Delaney. 25 short stories which appeared in The Strand magazine from 1891 onwards. Includes authors Conan Doyle, Elizabeth Goudge, Dorothy Parker, Graham Greene, Steinbeck, H.G. Wells, Joseph Conrad, etc. ID273252 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Black Kettle and Full Moon Daily Life in a Vanished Australia, Blainey, Geoffrey
10 Blainey, Geoffrey Black Kettle and Full Moon Daily Life in a Vanished Australia
Camberwell, Victoria Viking/Penguin 2003 0670041327 / 9780670041329 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 484 pages Blainey takes us on an absorbing journey, covering the years from the first gold rush to World War I. He paints a fascinating picture of how our forebears lived. ID201455 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Golden Mile, Blainey, Geoffrey
11 Blainey, Geoffrey The Golden Mile
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1993 1863734805 / 9781863734806 1st Edition Hardcover 
Oblong Octavo Size [approx 26x21cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 184 pages ID235393 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Gold Escorts in Australia, Blake, L.J.
12 Blake, L.J. Gold Escorts in Australia
Adelaide Rigby 1978 0727004964 / 9780727004963 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 64 pages ID260096 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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ABORIGINAL MYTHS, Bozig, Sreten
13 Bozig, Sreten ABORIGINAL MYTHS
Melbourne Gold Star Publications 1972 0726001139 / 9780726001130 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has, as is common, some rubbing & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 143 pages ID142263 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Medieval Comic Tales, Brewer, Derek [Editor]
14 Brewer, Derek [Editor] Medieval Comic Tales
London The Folio Society 2012 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. An excellent copy. Illustrated by Becca Thorne. Preface by Peter Ackroyd. Bound in green cloth with black/gold decoration. 255 pages Includes French Tales translated by Peter Rickard; Spanish Tales translated by Alan Devermond; English Tales translated by Derek Brewer; Italian Tales translated by Derek Brewer; German Tales translated by David Blamires; Dutch Tales translated by David Johnson; Medieval Latin Tales translated by Michael Lapidge. Includes notes on the text and translations. ID296703 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Family Tradition in Fine Winemaking. One Hundred and Twenty Five Years of Thomas Hardy and Sons, 1853 to 1978., Burden, Rosemary
15 Burden, Rosemary A Family Tradition in Fine Winemaking. One Hundred and Twenty Five Years of Thomas Hardy and Sons, 1853 to 1978.
Board of Directors, Thomas Hardy and Sons 1978 0959615512 / 9780959615517 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 100 pages Thomas Hardy arrived on the shores of South Australia in 1850, from Devon England as a 20-year-old. He went to work for pioneer vigneron, also from Devon, John Reynell at Reynella just south of Adelaide. In 1851 he joined the gold rush to Victoria and although finding no gold his entrepreneurial flair led him to drive herds of cattle from south of Adelaide to feed the hungry miners. Over 18 months he made a small fortune and in 1853 bought land at Bankside on the banks of the Torrens River near Adelaide, married his cousin Johanna and began his own wine enterprise. By 1894 Thomas Hardy was Australia's largest wine producer. ID222361 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Victorian Gold Fields 1852-3 An Original Album by S.T. Gill, Cannon, Michael (Edited and Introduced by)
16 Cannon, Michael (Edited and Introduced by) The Victorian Gold Fields 1852-3 An Original Album by S.T. Gill
Melbourne Currey O'Neil Publishers 1982 0859023125 / 9780859023122 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Full page colour reproductions of S.T. Gill's paintings. 100 pages ID293761 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Master.  A Personal Portrait of Bart Cummings., Carlyon, Les
17 Carlyon, Les The Master. A Personal Portrait of Bart Cummings.
Sydney Pan Macmillan 2011 174261051X / 9781742610511 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. Small abrasion to the gold-foil front free endpaper and previous owner's name to verso of FFEP. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 343 pages The Story of Bart Cummings, The Master. It tells the story of his horse racing history and also his life away from the sport. ID285922 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Mile that Midas Touched, Casey, Gavin and Mayman, Ted
18 Casey, Gavin and Mayman, Ted The Mile that Midas Touched
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1964 1st 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. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 236pages The story of Kalgoolie's golden mile. ID238640 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Silver And A Trace Of Gold: A History of the Aclare Mine, Chilman, J.K.
19 Chilman, J.K. Silver And A Trace Of Gold: A History of the Aclare Mine
Adelaide D.J. Woolman, Government Printer 1982 0724357912 / 9780724357918 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges. Small mark to top of cover. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings and maps. Inscribed by author to 'his dear sister-in-law...". Previous owners name to inside of cover. xvi, 212 pages Not just a history of the South Australian Aclare Silver Mine but also of the Kanmantoo-Callington mining field. Special Publication No. 1 ID220503 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Collector's Dictionary of the Silver and Gold of Great Britain and North America, Clayton, Michael
20 Clayton, Michael The Collector's Dictionary of the Silver and Gold of Great Britain and North America
New York The World Publishing Company 1971 1st US Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 31.5cm]. Very Good+ copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black boards with gilt decoration to front board and gilt and silver lettering to spine. Gilt upper edges. Faint sticker mark to upper corner of front free endpaper. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs as well as black and white drawings. 350 pages A comprehensive survey of the work of the goldsmiths and silversmiths of Great Britain and North America from the Middle Ages to the late 19th century. More than 700 black and white plates, 48 colour plates and 100 line drawings. ID267466 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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