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Glenelg Illustrated 1836-1896
1 Glenelg Illustrated 1836-1896
Adelaide Austaprint 1978 0858722402 / 9780858722408 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 18.5x12.5cm]. Near Fine in burgundy leather-grained cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Illustrated with black & white photographs and a three panel folding plate. 98 pages A facsimile reprint of the book originally published in 1896. ID253301 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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2 Arthur, John Harvest The Love Poems
Adelaide Leanne Press Books 2007 0646473654 / 9780646473659 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Fine Condition. Black & white illustrations. 181 pages With an Introduction by Margaret Muller, poems of strength and beauty. Lyric and storytelling. ID230928 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Minutes Passed. 100 Years of the Appila Agricultural Bureau 1890 - 1990, Babbage, J.D.W. [Compiled by]
3 Babbage, J.D.W. [Compiled by] Minutes Passed. 100 Years of the Appila Agricultural Bureau 1890 - 1990
Burra, South Australia Burra Community Print 1990 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 80 pages As well as a history of the Bureau it is also a history of agriculture in the mid-north of South Australia. Includes lists of members, Chairmen, Secretaries and an Index to the names in the text. ID271857 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Port Lincoln and District A Pictorial History, Baillie, P.J.
4 Baillie, P.J. Port Lincoln and District A Pictorial History
Adelaide Lynton Publications 1978 0869463764 / 9780869463765 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with many Black and White Photographs. 168 pages A brief history supplemented by many photographs dating from the earliest days, including some plates of Artist's early impressions dating from 1802. ID148556 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Just for the Record The political recollections of John Cornwall, Cornwall, John
5 Cornwall, John Just for the Record The political recollections of John Cornwall
Adelaide Wakefield Press 1989 1862542562 / 9781862542563 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Cover a little rubbed. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 220 pages Foreword by Hugh Stretton. ID232987 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Hernan Cortes: Letters from Mexico, Cortes, Hernan (A.R.Pagden Editor)
6 Cortes, Hernan (A.R.Pagden Editor) Hernan Cortes: Letters from Mexico
London Oxford University Press 1972 0192125583 / 9780192125583 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Mark to front panel of dustjacket where sticker remains removed. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. lxvii, 565 pages Translated and edited by A.R.Pagden with an Introduction by J.H.Elliott. A narrative account of the conquest of Mexico with a detailed descriptiomn of the military and political aspects of the conquest itself. ID283251 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Tom Downer's Legacy: The Story of the State Horse Drawn Vehicle Collection of the National Trust of South Australia, Couch-Keen, Glenda
7 Couch-Keen, Glenda Tom Downer's Legacy: The Story of the State Horse Drawn Vehicle Collection of the National Trust of South Australia
Springton Published by Author 2002 0909378584 / 9780909378585 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ has been professionally laminated. Limited edition of 1000 copies [This copy not numbered]. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 55 pages The story of this wonderful South Australian collection of 44 horse drawn vehicles. ID211027 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The First Special Survey, Finnis, H. J.
8 Finnis, H. J. The First Special Survey
Adelaide Royal Geographical Society , South Australian Branch No date of publication Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. Mild age-toning to edges. Previous owner's details to inside front cover. 19 pages Reprinted from 'Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, South Australia Branch, Session 1950-51'. An account of the first special survey of land purchased by William Hampden Dutton on behalf of himself, Duncan Macfarlane and John Finnis in January 1839. ID293947 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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9 Greet, Annie & Harrex, Syd [Editors] The Flinders Jubilee Anthology
Adelaide Flinders Univ. of Sth. Aust. 1991 0725805064 / 9780725805067 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition, (Issued without Dustjacket) Gift inscription to half-title page. 333pages. An interesting anthology of prose, poetry and art. ID2013 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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Mr. Justice Crawford. Judge of the Supreme Court of South Australia 1850-1852, Hague, R.M.
10 Hague, R.M. Mr. Justice Crawford. Judge of the Supreme Court of South Australia 1850-1852
Adelaide Published by Author 1957 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good+ Condition. Some minor damage at "hinges". Text is manuscript style [roneoed]. Printed on one side of page only. Title strip to spine. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 74 pages ID293736 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The South Australian Elections 1959, Hetherington, R. and Reid, R.L.
11 Hetherington, R. and Reid, R.L. The South Australian Elections 1959
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1962 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. A touch of wear to the lower corners and spine ends. 150 pages + Index The 1959 elections provide a useful pattern for the study of South Australian politics, and the examination of a number of questions. Does the so-called gerrymander decide who holds office? Has the entry of the DLP affected ALP representation? And more on SA political history. ID254133 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Noela Hjorth Journey of a Fire Goddess, Hjorth, Noela
12 Hjorth, Noela Noela Hjorth Journey of a Fire Goddess
Sydney Craftsman House 1989 0947131302 / 9780947131302 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Several faint fingermarks to gold endpapers. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 191 pages Beautiful examination of the work of this Australian artist. The book describes her personal journey and includes all the facets of her creative life - from childhood to adulthood. This book is a complete poetic overview of her art - full of richness and texture. Noela Hjorth, printmaker, painter and sculptor, was born and studied in Melbourne, Australia, and trained at Chelsea Art School in London. In Australia, her works are in the National Gallery, Canberra, in all State and many regional galleries. ID289095 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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From a Rush Hut: A chronicle of the first 100 years of organisation of Master Printers and Allied Trades in Sth. Aust. 1885-1985, Humphreys, Fred C.
13 Humphreys, Fred C. From a Rush Hut: A chronicle of the first 100 years of organisation of Master Printers and Allied Trades in Sth. Aust. 1885-1985
Adelaide Printing & Allied Trades Association 1985 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. [xii]180pages. The story of the South Australian Master Printers Association in South Australia. ID293821 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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From a Rush Hut: A chronicle of the first 100 years of organisation of Master Printers and Allied Trades in Sth. Aust. 1885-1985, Humphreys, Fred C.
14 Humphreys, Fred C. From a Rush Hut: A chronicle of the first 100 years of organisation of Master Printers and Allied Trades in Sth. Aust. 1885-1985
Adelaide Printing & Allied Trades Association 1985 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & White Photographs and Drawings. [xii]180pages. The story of the South Australian Master Printers Association in South Australia. ID15983 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Passage Through El Dorado. Traveling the World's Last Great Wilderness, Kandell, Jonathan
15 Kandell, Jonathan Passage Through El Dorado. Traveling the World's Last Great Wilderness
New York William Morrow 1984 0688026648 / 9780688026646 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. Light marking to rear DJ. Quarter cloth blue boards. Black & white maps. 312 pages Travelling an ever-southeastward course, the author discovers the hinterland of South America. ID275401 
Price: 16.50 AUD
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16 Langsford, Dorothy M. Sun-Chased Shadows. An Australian Story
London Epworth Press 1927 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Light rubbing to edges and several small marks to front cover. Light foxing to endpapers. Colour frontispiece 116 pages Dorothy Mary Langsford was born at Mintaro, South Australia in 1896. ID259057 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Arnhem Treasure, Lindsay, H.A.
17 Lindsay, H.A. The Arnhem Treasure
Adelaide The Waninga Press 1952 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Good+ condition in Good+ dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Front board a little bowed. Pages tanned. DJ is lightly chipped and creased at edges and spine ends. 172 pages An adventure story about four children in the Australian bush written by South Australian Author and conservationist, Harold Arthur Lindsay [1900-1969]. ID256232 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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18 Maclean, Rod Eric & Ian get a life
Kent Town SA Wakefield Press 1998 1862543798 / 9781862543799 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ condition. 148 pages A rollercoaster ride through the hazy 1970s. ID258813 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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An Invitation to Dinner and Other Verses, McGuire, Frances Margaret
19 McGuire, Frances Margaret An Invitation to Dinner and Other Verses
Adelaide Published by the Author 1st Edition Hardbound 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in green cloth boards with gilt lettering. No dustjacket issued. Illustrated by Joyce Oliver. 73 pages A book of poetry by Adelaide scientist, author and diplomat. Frances Margaret McGuire [1900-1995] worked as a biochemist at the University of Adelaide during the 1920s. Following her marriage to author and diplomat, Paul McGuire she travelled extensively overseas. On their return to Adelaide, she and her husband co-founded the Catholic Guild for Social Studies and the Diocesan library. She was decorated for her public service by both the Australian and Italian Governments. ID181160 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Xelahuh, Morton, Friedrich
20 Morton, Friedrich Xelahuh
London Hollis & Carter 1959 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket is rubbed with some light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black & white illustrations by Fritz Berger. Black & white photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 208 pages In the Land of the Queen Quetzal Feather: a vivid portrayal of Guatemala by explorer, archaeologist and naturalist, Friedrich Morton. Originally published in Germany in 1950. ID283331 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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