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Along the Western Road:  Bush stories and Ballads
1 Along the Western Road: Bush stories and Ballads
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1986 0207143021 / 9780207143021 Reprint 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. Colour and black & white illustrations by Percy Lindsay. 98 pages ID4543 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Broome "Saltwater Cowboys" The People & The Place [Signed], Ainslie, Trish & Garwood, Roger
2 Ainslie, Trish & Garwood, Roger Broome "Saltwater Cowboys" The People & The Place [Signed]
Fremantle Nomad Books 2002 0646418793 / 9780646418797 1st Edition Softcover 
12mo [approx 14.5x14.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by both authors 71 pages A short history of Broome and some of its characters. ID291746 
Price: 20.00 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
3 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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Sixteenth Century Venetian Paintings. The Genius of Venice 1500-1600, Allitt, John
4 Allitt, John Sixteenth Century Venetian Paintings. The Genius of Venice 1500-1600
London I.L.E.A.Art and Design Inspectorate in Association with The Royal Academy of Arts 1983 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Small abrasion to front cover [sticker removal]. 24 black and white plates. 91 pages Appendix by David Ekserdjian. Includes brief biographies of some artists and architects as well as an evocation of Venetian artists' genius and their contribution to Western art. ID276290 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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They Call Him "Uncle Joe" [Inscribed by Author], Atkinson, Joe
5 Atkinson, Joe They Call Him "Uncle Joe" [Inscribed by Author]
Western Australia Published by Author No dateCirca 1995 0646220004 / 9780646220000 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Light wear to edges and corners. Spine lightly faded. Inscribed by the author on title page. 276 pages Covers the author's ambulance career, military service, and his experiences as a Uniting Church minister in Western Australia. ID226451 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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A Soldier's Soldier: The life of Lieutenant-General Sir Carl Herman Jess, Austin, Ron
6 Austin, Ron A Soldier's Soldier: The life of Lieutenant-General Sir Carl Herman Jess
Melbourne Slouch Hat Publications 2001 0958529612 / 9780958529617 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Maps. 240 pages Carl Jess joined the army in 1899 and achieved promotion from lieutenant to brigadier- general in less than 10 years. He served at Gallipoli, the Western Front and on his return to Australia occupied many senior military posts. ID228926 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Day Will Break, Backhouse, Elizabeth
7 Backhouse, Elizabeth Day Will Break
Perth, Western Australia C.H. Pitman 1945 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 284 pages Historical fiction set in the time of the French Revolution from this prolific Western Australian writer and dramatist. ID200302 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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8 BACKHOUSE,Elizabeth The Sky Has its Clouds
Perth C.H. Pitman Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good/no Dustjacket, Small faint stamp to lower edge. 279pages. A World War 2 story from this prolific Western Australian writer and dramatist. ID7639 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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9 Baglin, Douglass and Austin, Yvonne Waterholes of Western Australia
Frenchs Forest, NSW Murray Child 1979 0908048653 / 9780908048656 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD+ in Good jacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. DJ marked and stained at base. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 80 pages ID216151 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Battlefields of the First World War.  The Unseen Panoramas of the Western Front, Barton, Peter [with Jeremy Banning]
10 Barton, Peter [with Jeremy Banning] The Battlefields of the First World War. The Unseen Panoramas of the Western Front
London Constable in Association with Imperial War Museums 2013 1472111923 / 9781472111920 Expanded New Edition Hardback 
Oblong Quarto Size [approx 31x25cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Housed in very good slipcase. Includes DVD with 350 interactive battlefield panoramas. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Colour maps. 392 pages Foreword by Richard Holmes. Contributions by Peter Doyle. ID295838 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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Anthropological Notes on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia Contained in Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XXXI, Basedow, Herbert; Howchin, Walter (Editor)
11 Basedow, Herbert; Howchin, Walter (Editor) Anthropological Notes on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia Contained in Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XXXI
Adelaide Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated) 1907 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Illustrated with colour and black and white plates. 62 pages + 19 plates (357 pages + 29 plates) As well as black and white photographs the Basedow paper also includes two colour plates of rock drawings. The paper recounts Basedow's experience in 1905 during a geological expedition in Northern Territory. As well as this paper the Proceedings also include a number of natural history and geological papers including Douglas Mawson's papers on Phosphate Minerals at Elder Rock; Geological features of part of Eyre Peninsula; The Wadella Springs and associated bBog Iron-ore deposit. Also includes several papers by Nobel Prize winner William Bragg - A Comparison of Some Forms of Electric radiation ; The Nature of Rontgen Rays; The Ionisation Curve of Methane (with W T Cooke); The quality of Secondary Ionisation due to rays (with J P V Madsen). ID293427 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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A Question of Choice. An Australian Aboriginal Dilemma, Berndt, Ronald M. [Editor]
12 Berndt, Ronald M. [Editor] A Question of Choice. An Australian Aboriginal Dilemma
Perth University of Western Australia Press 1971 0855640545 / 9780855640545 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some mild age-toning to covers and page edges 123 pages A collection of papers presented at the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science Congress, Adelaide 1969 ID85241 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Golden Mile, Blainey, Geoffrey
13 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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The Great Seesaw A new view of the Western World 1750-2000, Blainey, Geoffrey
14 Blainey, Geoffrey The Great Seesaw A new view of the Western World 1750-2000
South Melbourne Macmillan 1988 0333477618 / 9780333477618 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 355 pages ID290414 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Gold Escorts in Australia, Blake, L.J.
15 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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Penelope Bungles to Broome, Bowden, Tim
16 Bowden, Tim Penelope Bungles to Broome
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2001 1865084247 / 9781865084244 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 304 pages Continues the Bowdens' love affair with outback Australia as they (and Penelope - their four wheel drive) journey around Australia. ID235861 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Connecting Spheres Women in the Western World, 1500 to the Present, Boxer, Marilyn and Quataert, Jean H. (Editors)
17 Boxer, Marilyn and Quataert, Jean H. (Editors) Connecting Spheres Women in the Western World, 1500 to the Present
New York Oxford University Press 1987 019504133X / 9780195041330 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Corners a little creased. Illustrated with black and white photographs & graphs. Foreword by Joan W. Scott. 281pages ID2270 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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18 Brand, Max Silvertip's Strike
London Tom Stacey Ltd 1973 0854683356 / 9780854683352 Reprint Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 172 pages ID200531 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Monasteries of Western Europe The Architecture of the Orders, Braunfels, Wolfgang
19 Braunfels, Wolfgang Monasteries of Western Europe The Architecture of the Orders
London Thames & Hudson 1972 0500340528 / 9780500340523 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has minor mark to top front corner [where sticker has been removed] & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with 286 black and white photographs, engravings and plans. 263 pages The key to all understanding of western monastic architecture is a knowledge of the rules by which monks lived and the abbeys were organised. The author not only shows in detail how form followed purpose, but also includes information on original guiding texts. This revised edition includes a completely new chapter on the cathedral-monasteries of England. ID282797 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Aspects of Australian Fiction. Essays presented to John Colmer, Professor Emeritus of English The University of Adelaide, Brissenden, Alan (Editor)
20 Brissenden, Alan (Editor) Aspects of Australian Fiction. Essays presented to John Colmer, Professor Emeritus of English The University of Adelaide
Perth University of Western Australia Press 1990 0855643110 / 9780855643119 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 205 pages A series of essays presented to John Colmer on his retirement as Professor of English at Adelaide University. Includes: Aussie Bards and Pom Reviewers: English Reviewers and Australian Writers in the Nineteenth Century by Barry Argyle; Grim Humour in the Short Stories of the 1890s by Robert White; Joseph Furphy and Narrative Art by George Turner; The Extended Edwardianism of Australian Literature by Adrian Mitchell; Buffoon Odysseys Australian Expatriate Fiction by Women by Diana Brydon; Some Godlike Grammar: The Narrator in the Transit of Venus by Robert Sellick; A Refined Look at Australia Angela Thirkell as Trooper to the Southern Cross by Virginia Kenny; Desire and Repetitions in the Novels of Helen Garner by Andrew Taylor; Language, Silence and the Laws of the Land Randolph Stowe's Tourmaline by Russell McDougall; The Self-contradictory Fiction of David Foster by Kenneth Gelder; Wongar's Metamorphoses: The Track to Bralgu by Livio Dobrez; A Poetic Novel for the Vernacular Republic: Les Murray's 'The Boys Who Stole the Funeral' by Bruce Clunies Ross. ID230728 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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