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The Original Australians, Abbie, A. A.
1 Abbie, A. A. The Original Australians
Adelaide Seal Books, Rigby 1976 0727000039 / 9780727000033 Revised Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 271 pages Prof. Abbie's picture of the Australian Aborigine. The author was a former Chairman of the South Australian Aboriginal Affairs Board. ID297213 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Little Cockerel, Ambrus, Victor G.
2 Ambrus, Victor G. The Little Cockerel
New York Harcourt Brace & World Inc 1968 1st US Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. The white dustjacket is a little grubby with some loss to spine ends. Wonderful colour illustrations by award winning illustrator, Victor Ambrus. Unpaginated A retelling of a Hungarian folk tale. ID296878 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Anno's Mysterious Multiplying Jar., Anno, Mitsumasa & Masaichiro
3 Anno, Mitsumasa & Masaichiro Anno's Mysterious Multiplying Jar.
London The Bodley Head 1983 0370309588 / 9780370309583 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Colour illustrations. The Story of a Jar and what was inside it. ID296967 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Thomas the Tank Engine Collection, Awdry, Rev. W.
4 Awdry, Rev. W. Thomas the Tank Engine Collection
London Heinemann Young Books 1998 0434804460 / 9780434804467 1st thus Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations. 220 pages. A unique collection of engine stories from the Railway Series ID273955 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5 Baskett, Mickey Wonderful Wire Works: An Easy Decorative Art
New York Sterling Publishing Co. 1999 0806922699 / 9780806922690 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour Photographs and Black and White diagrams. 128 pages Bend, wrap and form wire to make everything from containers to decorations on lampshades. ID264910 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Black Kettle and Full Moon Daily Life in a Vanished Australia, Blainey, Geoffrey
6 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 Banshee Train, Bodkin, Odds
7 Bodkin, Odds The Banshee Train
New York Clarion Books 1995 0395694264 / 9780395694268 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 26cm x 21cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Colour illustrations by Ted Rose. unpaginated This shivery tale is rooted in folklore that Irish railroad workers brought with them from Ireland in the mid to late-nineteenth century. ID280444 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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8 Bridge, Janet Making and Decorating Picture Frames
Sydney Harper Collins 1996 0732260647 / 9780732260644 1st Aust. Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. DJ chipped with single patch of loss atop Spine (<1cm). Illustrated with Colour photographs. 128 pages ID232664 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Mundarda, Brooker, Belinda
9 Brooker, Belinda Mundarda
Nedlands Cygnet Books 1993 1875560181 / 9781875560189 Revised Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Neat gift inscription to front free endpaper. Colour and black & white illustrations by the author unpaginated Mundarda is the Aboriginal name of the Western pygmy possum. A wonderfully illustrated book about this charming little animal based on observations of the real life animals in the Perth Zoo. ID295124 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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10 Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich Egypt Under the Pharoahs
London Bracken Books 1996 0091850495 / 9780091850494 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations and maps. Previous owner's details excised from upper corner of front free end paper. xxviii, 469 pages + maps A reprint of the 1902 edition of this carefully composed picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled ancient Egypt with genealogical tables and maps. ID271763 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Cannonball Simp, Burningham, John (Written and Illustrated by)
11 Burningham, John (Written and Illustrated by) Cannonball Simp
London Jonathan Cape 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Light rubbing and bumping to spine ends and corners. Faint marking to light coloured rear panel. Wonderful colour illustrations by the the award winning illustrator/author. Unpaginated The story of Simp, an ugly looking dog who ends up in a circus. ID296880 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Destined to be Wives The Sisters of Beatrice Webb, Caine, Barbara
12 Caine, Barbara Destined to be Wives The Sisters of Beatrice Webb
London Oxford University Press 1986 0198200544 / 9780198200543 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. A very nice copy. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 276pages The book presents a vivid picture of the experiences of a group of upper middle class women in England at the turn of the century, by exploring the lives of Beatrice Webb and her eight sisters, the Potter family. ID234214 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Archaeology of the World, Canby, Courtlandt
13 Canby, Courtlandt Archaeology of the World
London Chancellor Press 1980 090748624X / 9780907486244 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 288 pages This book contains thirty picture essays which illuminate and convey the variety and range of ancient cultures by taking the reader on an eye-catching tour around some of the world's great archaeological sites, such as the Acropolis or the Inca fortress of Machu Picchu. ID239687 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Wipers. The first battle of Ypres, Carew, Tim
14 Carew, Tim Wipers. The first battle of Ypres
London Hamish Hamilton 1974 0241023661 / 9780241023662 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. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 230 pages This is a sequel to Carew's "The Vanished Army" and gives a vivid and terrifying picture if the extraordinary struggle for Ypres and of the extreme gallantry of the British Expeditionary Force. ID121896 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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"The Father, Brother, Uncle, Aunt and Numerous Other Watchful Relatives of the Place: John George Knight and the Northern Territory 1880-1892 (Occasional Papers No. 41), Carment, David with Wilson, Helen J. & James, Barbara
15 Carment, David with Wilson, Helen J. & James, Barbara "The Father, Brother, Uncle, Aunt and Numerous Other Watchful Relatives of the Place: John George Knight and the Northern Territory 1880-1892 (Occasional Papers No. 41)
Darwin State Library of the Northern Territory 1993 0724507655 / 9780724507658 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Staplebound- card covers. v, 16 pages Text of a Talk presented at the State Library in 1992 . A picture of the life and achievements of John Knight, one of the most able and colourful Government Residents the Territory has ever had. ID292217 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Stout Hearts and Leathery Hands, Carter, Jeff
16 Carter, Jeff Stout Hearts and Leathery Hands
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1968 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 and White Photographs. 181 pages. A robust picture of an Australia which few people know. The author writes about the people he met when he turned his back on the cities - for example the maker of flintlock muskets, the bird-imitator, the builder of dry stone walls etc. ID12310 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Hugh Casson's London, Casson, Hugh
17 Casson, Hugh Hugh Casson's London
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1985 0460045911 / 9780460045919 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Watercolour illustrations. 127 pages An attractive, personal picture book - a tour of London buildings important to the author. ID275237 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Building a Picture. Interviews with Australian Artists, Catalano, Gary
18 Catalano, Gary Building a Picture. Interviews with Australian Artists
Sydney McGraw-Hill Book Company 1997 007470446X / 9780074704462 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 203 pages ID200444 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Who Killed Cockatoo?, Cawthorne, W.A.
19 Cawthorne, W.A. Who Killed Cockatoo?
Sydney Margaret Hamilton Books 1988 0947241000 / 9780947241001 New Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 29cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by Rodney McRae unpaginated A new edition of William Alexander Cawthorne's adaptation of ' Who Killed Cockatoo?' based on the traditional English children's rhyme ' Who Killed Cock Robin?' Illustrated with Aboriginal and primitive motifs in contemporary colours to reflect the Australian landscape. The original was published in Adelaide in the 1870s. ID273471 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Colonial Eye.  A topographical and artistic record of the life and landscape of Western Australia 1798-1914, Chapman, Barbara
20 Chapman, Barbara The Colonial Eye. A topographical and artistic record of the life and landscape of Western Australia 1798-1914
Perth The Art Gallery of Western Australia 1979 0724477551 / 9780724477555 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Coffee cup stain to front cover - but over the picture and difficult to notice [looksl ike it belongs there!] Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 128 pages Comprehensive Exhibition catalogue for exhibition held in Western Australia in late 1979. ID273948 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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