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1 Aburdene, Patricia and Naisbitt, John Megatrends for Women
New York Villard Books 1992 067940337X / 9780679403371 1st Edition Hardcover 
Very Good,+ in Very Good Dustjacket 388pages ID1233 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Albion The Origins of the English Imagination, Ackroyd, Peter
2 Ackroyd, Peter Albion The Origins of the English Imagination
London Chatto & Windus 2002 1856197212 / 9781856197212 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 516 pages Traces English cultural history from the Anglo-Saxons onwards. ID289140 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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London The Concise Biography, Ackroyd, Peter
3 Ackroyd, Peter London The Concise Biography
London Vintage 2012 0099570386 / 9780099570387 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 661 pages ID247170 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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4 Adburgham, Alison Shopping in Style: London from the Restoration to Edwardian Elegance
London Thames & Hudson 1979 0500012059 / 9780500012055 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover.Black & white illustrations. 192 pages ID221198 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Millennium and Charisma among Pathans. A Critical Essay in Social Anthropology, Ahmed, Akbar S.
5 Ahmed, Akbar S. Millennium and Charisma among Pathans. A Critical Essay in Social Anthropology
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1976 0710083483 / 9780710083487 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition in a Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. xvii, 173 pages 'The study provides an anthropological and critical re-examination of the ethnography of the Swat Pathan [the people of the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan.] ID248911 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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A Wealth of Women: Australian Women's Lives from 1788 to the Present, Alexander, Alison
6 Alexander, Alison A Wealth of Women: Australian Women's Lives from 1788 to the Present
Sydney Duffy and Snellgrove 2001 1876631090 / 9781876631093 Reprint 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. [x] 300 pages ID215229 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Men and Manners in Australia. Being a Social and Economic Sketch History, Allan, J.Alex.
7 Allan, J.Alex. Men and Manners in Australia. Being a Social and Economic Sketch History
Melbourne F.W. Cheshire 1945 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Red leatherette boards are a little rubbed at spine ends and there is some mild offset to free endpapers. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 176 pages ID275062 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Looking for History in British Churches, Anderson, M.D.
8 Anderson, M.D. Looking for History in British Churches
London John Murphy 1951 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at spine ends and edges with some creasing to rear panel. Lengthy gift inscription to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. large 2 page stiff map before the photographs and text with some smaller black & white maps in-text. xv, 328 pages Demonstrates how British churches have maintained a visual record of the livess, faith and foibles of the British. ID250200 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Arcadian Adelaide and With Thistle Anderson in Edwardian Adelaide by Derek Whitelock., Anderson, Thistle; Whitelock, Derek
9 Anderson, Thistle; Whitelock, Derek Arcadian Adelaide and With Thistle Anderson in Edwardian Adelaide by Derek Whitelock.
Adelaide Wakefield Press 1985 0949268186 / 9780949268181 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. As new condition. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black and white frontispiece. 64 pages Originally published in 1905. Includes a lengthy preamble by Derek Whitelock on Adelaide at the time the book was first published and a brief biography of Thistle Anderson [Mrs Herbert Fisher]. This is followed by a facsimile of Thistle Anderson's book. The book drew a ferocious response at the time of publication as in it the author made such claims as that there were more opium dens in Adelaide than Melbourne. Nevertheless it still went into 10 editions - proving a best seller. A fascinating glimpse of the life and customs of Adelaide at the beginning of the twentieth century ID251432 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Unfinished Liberation of Chinese Women, 1949-1980, Andors, Phyllis
10 Andors, Phyllis The Unfinished Liberation of Chinese Women, 1949-1980
Bloomington and Sussex Indiana University Press/Wheatsheaf Books 1983 0253360226 / 9780253360229 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. 212 pages ID276322 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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When Village Bells Were Silent, Archer, Fred
11 Archer, Fred When Village Bells Were Silent
Newton Abbot Readers Union 1975 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Book is slightly cocked. Dust jacket has small chips to spine ends and rear upper edge. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 158 pages The author's recollections of village life during World War 2. ID290946 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Carrick Hill Heydays of the Haywards 1940 - 1970, Argent, Jill  et al. [Researched and Compiled by]
12 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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13 Aron, Raymond Main Currents in Sociological Thought Volume 2
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1970 2nd Impression Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. 274 pages ID258228 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Beyond The Border. The German-Jewish Legacy Abroad, Aschheim, Steven E.
14 Aschheim, Steven E. Beyond The Border. The German-Jewish Legacy Abroad
Princeton Princeton University Press 2007 0691122237 / 9780691122236 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 Photographs. xi, 194 pages Traces the odyssey of a fascinating group of German-speaking Zionists among them Martin Buber, Hans Kohn, Hannah Arendt, Theodor Arorno, Franz Rosenzweig etc. ID281745 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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15 Ashbolt, Allan An American Experience
New York Paul S. Eriksson 1967 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar cover. 304 pages A journalist-critic examines the national climate of racial intolerance. ID193918 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Silent System: Forgotten Australians and the Institutionalisation of Women and Children, Ashton, Paul and Wilson, Jacqueline Z. [Edited by]
16 Ashton, Paul and Wilson, Jacqueline Z. [Edited by] Silent System: Forgotten Australians and the Institutionalisation of Women and Children
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2014 1925003787 / 9781925003789 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224 pages During the twentieth century in Australia more than half-a-million children grew up in 'out-of-home' care in over 800 institutions, including children's homes, foster homes, industrial schools and orphanages. A regime of mass institutionalisation was sanctioned by legislation and administered by either the state or by non-government bodies such as churches and welfare groups. Around 7,000 children were child migrants from Britain, Ireland and Malta; up to 50,000 were Indigenous 'Stolen' children and more than 450,000 were non-Indigenous children. ID287249 
Price: 37.00 AUD
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17 Atkinson, Ann (Editor) Footnote People in Australian History
Sydney The Fairfax Library 1987 0949707120 / 9780949707123 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 240 pages ID242997 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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18 AVEDON, Burt Ah, Men! What Do Men Want? A Panorama of the Male in Crisis - His Past Problems, Present Uncertainties, Future Goals
New York A & W Publishers 1980 089479048X / 9780894790485 Hardback 
Octavo size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 213pages. ID13770 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Alcohol Customs and Rituals, Babor, Thomas
19 Babor, Thomas Alcohol Customs and Rituals
London Burke Publishing Company 1988 0222014466 / 9780222014467 Reprint Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx].Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 121 pages Seeks to separate myth from reality about alcohol and the drinking practices of different countries, cultures and ethnic groups. ID282771 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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20 Bacchi, Carol Lee Same Difference: Feminism and Sexual Difference
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1990 0044421524 / 9780044421528 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Top edge of front free end paper clipped. Previous bookseller's label and stamp to front free end paper and pastedown. xx, 330 pages Explores many fundamental questions basic to the women's movement. ID265886 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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