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"THIS PRECIOUS STONE": A brief history of St. Etheldreda's Ely Place
1 "THIS PRECIOUS STONE": A brief history of St. Etheldreda's Ely Place
Hinckley Samuel Walker circa 1955 Staple Bound 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 32 pages ID101466 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Aircraft Carriers of the United States Navy Since 1948
2 Aircraft Carriers of the United States Navy Since 1948
Sydney Topmill Pty Ltd 2000 1876860006 / 9781876860004 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition [covers lightly rubbed]. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. B/W line drawings. 88 pages ID223539 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Dark Estuary, 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)
3 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford) Dark Estuary
London Michael Joseph 1980 0718118669 / 9780718118662 New Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by the author. 164 pages In this delightful book BB captures in words some of the magic of tideways, shape and colours of clouds, the effects of light on marshes and sea and the patterns of flighting fowl. A memorial and record of what wildfowling is all about. ID255807 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Tide's Ending, 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)
4 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford) Tide's Ending
London Michael Joseph 1980 0718118677 / 9780718118679 New Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. Black & white illustrations by the author. A lovely book in excellent condition. 244 pages Originally published in 1950, A new and revised edition - a memorial and record of what wildfowling was all about. ID288209 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Thames Sacred River, Ackroyd, Peter
5 Ackroyd, Peter Thames Sacred River
London Chatto & Windus 2007 0701172843 / 9780701172848 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - The unusual dustacket [only 3/4 of height of the book] is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 490 pages The story of the Thames River - from source to sea. It covers history from pre-historic times to the present, the flora & fauna, paintings and photographs inspired by the Thames, geology, smells etc. ID266585 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Road To The Isles And Other Places. Some Journeys With A Rucksack YHA 1933 1947 [Signed by Author], Allan, Mable Esther
6 Allan, Mable Esther The Road To The Isles And Other Places. Some Journeys With A Rucksack YHA 1933 1947 [Signed by Author]
England Published by Author 1989 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Previous owner's details to title page. Signed by author on the title page. Also includes a brief note, loosely inserted, from the author disputing the authorship of a magazine article. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 120 pages A 1930s travel memoir about the western coast of Scotland by this prolific children's author. YHA 1933 1947 ID287328 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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7 Allen, Patrick H.F. Screaming Eagles: In Action with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
London Hamlyn Publishing Group 1990 0600568091 / 9780600568094 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket - Dustjacket now protected. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 144pages. ID4482 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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FDR A Centenary Remembrance, Alsop, Joseph
8 Alsop, Joseph FDR A Centenary Remembrance
New York Viking 1982 0670304549 / 9780670304547 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 256 pages ID111858 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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9 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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An American Experience, Ashbolt, Allan
10 Ashbolt, Allan An American Experience
New York Paul S. Eriksson 1967 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine sunned & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 304 pages A journalist-critic examines the national climate of racial intolerance, violence, corruption, crime, conspicuous consumption ID196235 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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11 BARBER,James David The Pulse of Politics: Electing Presidents in the Media Age
New York W.W. Norton 1980 1st Edition Hardback 
Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket-, papercoverd boards, cloth spine, a few small nicks to edges of dustwrapper 342pages ID2523 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Friends in High Places Australian-American Diplomatic Relations Since 1945, Barclay, Glen St J.
12 Barclay, Glen St J. Friends in High Places Australian-American Diplomatic Relations Since 1945
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1985 0195546083 / 9780195546088 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket has a slightly sunned spine & is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 245 pages Since 1945 the security relationship between Australia and America has been of vital importance to Australian diplomats and politicians. This controversial study draws on a mass of documentation in Australia and the United States to depict its complex evolution. ID275570 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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13 Barker, Brian The Symbols of Sovereignty
Sydney A. H. & A. W. Reed 1979 0589501348 / 9780589501341 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. FINE in FINE Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Colour and black & white illustrations. 254pages A wonderfully readable book that captures the history, beauty and importance of the symbols of sovereignty in a compelling way. ID183973 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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A Foreign Affair A Passionate Life in Four Languages, Barnes, Valerie
14 Barnes, Valerie A Foreign Affair A Passionate Life in Four Languages
Sydney Bantam 2004 1863253750 / 9781863253758 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 288 pages ID252472 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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15 Barton, Rod The Weapons Detective The Inside Story of Australia's Top Weapons Inspector
Melbourne Black Inc. Agenda 2006 0975076957 / 9780975076958 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. x, 278 pages Describes the fascinating chess-game of weapons inspection. ID254436 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Water The Book: An Illustrated History of Water Supply and Wastewater in the United Kingdom., Barty-King, Hugh
16 Barty-King, Hugh Water The Book: An Illustrated History of Water Supply and Wastewater in the United Kingdom.
London Quiller Press 1992 1870948742 / 9781870948746 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. Colour photographs and drawings. Colour and black & white illustrations. 256 pages ID247092 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Through the Woods: The English Woodland - April to April, Bates, H.E.
17 Bates, H.E. Through the Woods: The English Woodland - April to April
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1969 0575003782 / 9780575003781 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with 73 Black and White engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. 142 pages First published in 1936. Wonderful illustrations by the highly regarded wood-cut illustrator, Agnes Miller Parker. ID245112 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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18 Bell, Richard Richard Bell's Britain
London William Collins 1981 0002195690 / 9780002195690 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. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Richly illustrated with watercolours. Gift inscription to half-title page. Sticker remains to inside rear flap. 192 pages The author/illustrator, Richard Bell's aim was to capture in text but mostly in watercolours something of the flavour of each patricular place he visited on that particular day. ID275467 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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19 BELOFF, Nora Transit of Britain A Report on Britain's Changing Role in the Post-War World
London Collins 1973 0002119439 / 9780002119436 1st Edition Hardcover 
Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, DJ is price-clipped dustjacket & protected., owner stamp on f.f.e.p. 287pages ID1439 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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20 Bentley, Michael Politics Without Democracy 1815-1914
London Fontana 1984 0006358357 / 9780006358350 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Remainder mark to fore edge. Interior starting to yellow. 446 pages ID216193 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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