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1 Andrews, Malcolm Bondi Icebergs. An Australian Icon. The easiest swimming club in the world to join and the hardest to remain a member!
St.Peters NSW BB International 2004 0646433628 / 9780646433622 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as black and white cartoons. 224 pages The story of how this unique club of winter swimmers achieved iconic status. ID271136 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Lamia's Winter Quarters, Austin, Alfred
2 Austin, Alfred Lamia's Winter Quarters
London Adam and Charles Black 1907 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Corners and spine ends a little rubbed and gilt top edge dulled. Front free endpaper clipped at upper edge. Illustrated with full page coloured plates by Elgood. 164 pages Austin was the Poet Laureate from 1896. This prose idyll to southern Europe was published in 1898. ID287624 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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3 Bellamy, David & Mackie, Sheila The Great Seasons
London Hodder & Stoughton 1981 0340257202 / 9780340257203 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with 67 pages of colour plates. 152pages & 67 plates David Bellamy and Sheila Mackie unfold in words and pictures the story of the flora and fauna of an English dale from the great winter (ice age) through the succeeding ages to the present day. ID202803 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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In the Steps of Burke & Wills, Bergin, Tom
4 Bergin, Tom In the Steps of Burke & Wills
Sydney Australian Broadcasting Commission 1981 0642974136 / 9780642974136 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations and photos. 139 pages An account of Tom Bergin's 1977 journey, retracing the ill-fated expedition of Burke & Wills. Bergin's objective was to prove that had Burke & Wills travelled in the Winter months instead of Summer they would have survived. ID219776 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Moon Dash Warrior: The Story of an American Indian in Vietnam, A Marine from the Land of the Lumbee [Signed by Author], Cummings, Delano
5 Cummings, Delano Moon Dash Warrior: The Story of an American Indian in Vietnam, A Marine from the Land of the Lumbee [Signed by Author]
Rockbridge Baths Signal Tree Publications 2001 0965185834 / 9780965185837 4th Printing Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Mint copy in like dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by the author. 266 pages. An extremely interesting account of the Vietnam War from a three tour veteran - looks at the experience from the perspective of both a dedicated Marine and as a Native American Indian. ID736 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Into White Silence, Eaton, Anthony
6 Eaton, Anthony Into White Silence
Sydney Woolshed Press 2008 1741663253 / 9781741663259 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 393 pages During the winter of 1922, the exploration vessel "Raven" became trapped in the Antarctic icepack, entombing 26 men aboard it through the dark polar night. ID294154 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Hands to Boarding Stations Australian Minesweeper HMAS HAWK. Operations in the Indonesian Confrontation 1965-1966, Foster, John
7 Foster, John Hands to Boarding Stations Australian Minesweeper HMAS HAWK. Operations in the Indonesian Confrontation 1965-1966
Sydney Australian Military History Publications 2003 1876439211 / 9781876439217 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. A new copy. Illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. 125 pages The author's personal account of HMAS Hawk's operations under his command recalling how his men prepared for an unknown mission, which was about to be undertaken without any real understanding of the volatile situation in South East Asia at the time. Periods of isolation and boredom, interrupted by tension and fear, were the norm. There were occasions of significant danger. Includes nominal list 1965-1966. ID186377 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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8 Glick, Allen Winter's Coming, Winter's Gone.
Texas Eakin Press 1984 0890154902 / 9780890154908 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 352 pages "There were other tragedies, besides dying in Vietnam." ID193576 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Lighter Shades of Grey and Scarlet [Signed by Stella Guthrie], Guthrie, Stella & Clark, Jill
9 Guthrie, Stella & Clark, Jill Lighter Shades of Grey and Scarlet [Signed by Stella Guthrie]
Adelaide Published by the Authors 1985 0959004106 / 9780959004106 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good+ condition in laminated boards - issued without dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by Stella Guthrie on the title page. Endpaper maps. 99 pages Memoirs of Australian Army Nurses who served in World War Two. ID142179 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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10 Hardinge, George (Editor) WINTER'S CRIMES 11
London Macmillan 1979 0333265904 / 9780333265901 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. 224 pages A collection of short stories by distinguished writers. ID258234 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Goldsmiths and Silversmiths, Honour, Hugh
11 Honour, Hugh Goldsmiths and Silversmiths
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1971 1st US Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 320 pages This copiously illustrated book contains fifty studies of goldsmiths and silversmiths of ten nations and eleven centuries. ID269751 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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You'll be Sorry! Reflections of the AWAS from 1941-1945, Howard, Ann
12 Howard, Ann You'll be Sorry! Reflections of the AWAS from 1941-1945
Sydney Tarka Publishing 1990 073168091X / 9780731680917 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. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Foreword by Margaret Whitlam. 193 pages Describes the part that over 24,000 women played as members of the Australian Women's Army Service in World War Two. ID186537 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Constant Care. The Royal Australian Navy Health Services 1915-2002, Jeppesen, Lieutenant-Commander J.C.
13 Jeppesen, Lieutenant-Commander J.C. Constant Care. The Royal Australian Navy Health Services 1915-2002
Loftus Australian Military History Publications 2002 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Honour Roll. Honours and Awards. Lists of Medical Staff Aboard ships. 336 pages This book is the history of the Royal Australian Navy Health Service from its beginnings in 1911 to the Gulf War. It covers health care in war and peace and includes ships in action and the shore-based hospitals around Australia and elsewhere. The history reveals the way health care has developed over the years and the changes in organisation that have taken place. ID186364 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Luck is No Accident: Flying in War and Peace 1946-1986 - Forty years of flying, forty years of extraordinary luck, King, Colin G.
14 King, Colin G. Luck is No Accident: Flying in War and Peace 1946-1986 - Forty years of flying, forty years of extraordinary luck
Loftus Australian Military History Publications 2002 1876439203 / 9781876439200 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size.. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 265 pages Col King began his working life at De-Havillands factory at Bankstown, joined the RAAF and was one of the first pilots in Australia to fly jets. He subsequently served in Korea. On leaving the RAAF he enjoyed an extensive civil flying career with a number of civilian airlines. ID186365 
Price: 38.00 AUD
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15 Maclean, A.D. [Editor] Winter's Tales 20
London Macmillan 1974 0333166310 / 9780333166314 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected. Publisher's review copy slip pasted to front free endpaper. 219pages. ID3035 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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French Historical Studies. Volume 30, Number 1, Winter 2007, Margadant, Jo Burr & Margadant, Ted W. [Editors]
16 Margadant, Jo Burr & Margadant, Ted W. [Editors] French Historical Studies. Volume 30, Number 1, Winter 2007
Durham NC Duke University Press 2007 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good copy - issued without dustjacket. 144 pages Contains The Abduction of Ida Of Boulogne, Assessing Women's Agency in 13th Century France; Wartime Government in Franche-Comte and the Demodernization of the French State 1704-1715; The Sacred, Secular Regime: Catholic Ritual and Revolutionary Politics in Avignon 1789-1791; Napoleon's Long Shadow; L'engagement de Bertrand de Jouvenal au PPE, 1936-38. ID220455 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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17 O'Connell, Carol Winter House
London Hutchinson 2005 0091796695 / 9780091796693 Trade Paperback 
Very Good+ condition. 306 pages A Kathy Mallory mystery. ID274314 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Together Up There. The Unit History of 549 RAF / RAAF Fighter Squadron in Northern Australia During World War II, Posse, Victor
18 Posse, Victor Together Up There. The Unit History of 549 RAF / RAAF Fighter Squadron in Northern Australia During World War II
Loftus Australian Military History Publications 2003 1876439920 / 9781876439927 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size.. Very Good+ condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy but with a very minor dent to top edge of front board. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Nominal roll. 201 pages The unit history of 549 Sqn RAF/RAAF in Australia during WW2 from its beginnings in 1940 in UK, through the establishment of 549 Sqn in Australia in 1943 and its service defending northern Australia. The men, the machines and the battles. ID186374 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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19 Redmann, Kerry P. Unfinished Journey: A World War II Remembrance
Guildford, Connecicut The Lyons Press 2006 1592287611 / 9781592287611 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic cover. DJ has creasing to lower edge of rear, would be fine without crease. A lovely copy. Quarter cloth boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xiv, 289 pages The letters, from an 18 year old infantryman in the US 94th Division, are a daily account of the rigors of training and of life in battle in France during Europe's harshest winter in 50 years. ID264159 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Anthology of Fear, The Great Writers Library
20 The Great Writers Library Anthology of Fear
London Marshall Cavendish 1988 1854351176 / 9781854351173 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. 368 pages 20 Haunting stories for winter nights. ID297094 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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