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A Child Alone The Memoirs of 'BB', 'BB' [Watkins-Pitchford, D.J)
1 'BB' [Watkins-Pitchford, D.J) A Child Alone The Memoirs of 'BB'
London Michael Joseph 1979 0718116909 / 9780718116903 4th impression Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's small bookplate to front pastedown. Black & white illustrations by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford (alias "BB"). 169pages The much loved naturalist, artist and author recalls his life as a child at the beginning of the 20th century. ID177215 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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2 Achcar, Gilbert The Clash of Barbarisms: Sept 11 and the Making of the New World Disorder
New York Monthly Review Press 2002 1583670815 / 9781583670811 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 128 pages Achcar analyses the shift in the U.S. global role following the events of September 11, 2001 and examines its fateful consequences. ID265894 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Life of Thomas More, Ackroyd, Peter
3 Ackroyd, Peter The Life of Thomas More
London Vintage 1999 0749386401 / 9780749386405 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light reading creases to spine. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Previous owner's details to half-title page. x, 435 pages Ackroyd's acclaimed biography of Sir Thomas More. ID271335 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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The Hottest Night of the Century, Adams, Glenda
4 Adams, Glenda The Hottest Night of the Century
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1979 0207143609 / 9780207143601 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. 125 pages Short Stories. ID290015 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Century of Change. The First Hundred Years of the Stock Exchange of Melbourne, Adamson, Graeme
5 Adamson, Graeme A Century of Change. The First Hundred Years of the Stock Exchange of Melbourne
Melbourne Currey O'Neil Ross 1984 085902170X / 9780859021708 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. Colour and black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 264 pages ID296961 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Nineteenth Century Australian Gold & Silver Smiths, Albrecht, Kurt
6 Albrecht, Kurt Nineteenth Century Australian Gold & Silver Smiths
Melbourne Hutchinson 1969 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 69 pages The first reference work in this field. Indispensable to anyone concerned to identify and study Australian work in precious metals. ID193672 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Chase or A Long Fatal Love Chase, Alcott, Louisa May
7 Alcott, Louisa May The Chase or A Long Fatal Love Chase
London Century 1995 0712676112 / 9780712676113 1st UK 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. 242 pages ID231495 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Charles Davis 150 Years, Alexander, Alison
8 Alexander, Alison Charles Davis 150 Years
Melbourne Harris Scarfe Holdings 1998 0646361562 / 9780646361567 Limited Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine in Fine dustjacket. Colour and black & white photographs & illustrations throughout. Copy number 999 of 2000. 253 pages The story of the hardware business, founded by Charles Davis [a convict transported to Australia in the mid 19th century], and how it grew from its Tasmanian beginnings into an Australia-wide chain of department stores. ID190463 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Charles Davis 150 Years, Alexander, Alison
9 Alexander, Alison Charles Davis 150 Years
Melbourne Harris Scarfe Holdings 1998 0646361562 / 9780646361567 Limited Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine in Fine dustjacket. Colour and black & white photographs & illustrations throughout. Copy number 1405 of 2000. 253 pages The story of the hardware business, founded by Charles Davis [a convict transported to Australia in the mid 19th century], and how it grew from its Tasmanian beginnings into an Australia-wide chain of department stores. ID276168 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Views of 18th Century China Costumes: History: Customs, Alexander, William & Mason, George Henry
10 Alexander, William & Mason, George Henry Views of 18th Century China Costumes: History: Customs
London Studio Editions 1988 1851701311 / 9781851701315 1st thus Hardback 
Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with full page colour plates. Foreword by Lord Maclehose 223 pages Compiled from their respective books, published in the early 1800s, incorporates the engravings and observations made by two eminent travellers, Alexander, who was a draughtsman attached to the British Embassy, and Mason, a soldier. ID296560 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Tales From the South China Seas. Images of the British in South-East Asia in the Twentieth Century, Allen, Charles [Editor]
11 Allen, Charles [Editor] Tales From the South China Seas. Images of the British in South-East Asia in the Twentieth Century
London Andre Deutsch 1983 0233975047 / 9780233975047 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 240 pages ID186354 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Railways of the Twentieth Century, Allen, Geoffrey Freeman
12 Allen, Geoffrey Freeman Railways of the Twentieth Century
New York W.W. Norton & Company 1983 039301603x / 9780393016031 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 256pages ID180555 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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13 Allen, John E. and Bruce, Joan The Future of Aeronautics
London Hutchinson 1970 0091009200 / 9780091009205 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. MINT copy in like Dustjacket. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 552pages The book is based on the "Second Century Papers" of the Royal Aeronautical Society of Great Britain. ID186920 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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14 Allen, Walter [Editor] Transatlantic Crossing. American Visitors to Britain and British Visitors to America in the Nineteenth Century
London Heinemann 1971 0434018309 / 9780434018307 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. DJ has 'grubby'appearance with marks to front and slightly age-darkened spine. 332 pages Selected and with an Introduction by the Editor, this is an anthology of the findings and observations of some forty travellers between the two countries. ID274050 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Sixteenth Century Venetian Paintings. The Genius of Venice 1500-1600, Allitt, John
15 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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16 Anderson, M.W. & Savory, Brett Alexander (Editors) The Last Pentacle of the Sun Writings in Support of the West Memphis Three
Vancouver Arsenal Pulp Press 2004 1551521628 / 9781551521626 Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Black & white illustrations by Clive Barker. 202 pages The first collection of writings in support of the West Memphis Three - case-related essays by observers and participants in the case, lyrics by Metallica and dark fiction. ID255772 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Arcadian Adelaide and With Thistle Anderson in Edwardian Adelaide by Derek Whitelock., Anderson, Thistle; Whitelock, Derek
17 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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18 Angelucci, Enzo; Bellucci, Alberto The Automobile From Steam to Gasoline
London Macdonald & Jane's 1975 0356083373 / 9780356083377 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Single small faint spot to front board. Colour and black & white illustrations. 278 pages An illustrated history with technical details of 1,000 models, illustrated with old engravings, reproductions of advertisements and posters as well as colour renderings. ID269498 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Observations on the Turkish Contingent. By a Field-Officer of the Force (History of Europe), Anonymous
19 Anonymous Observations on the Turkish Contingent. By a Field-Officer of the Force (History of Europe)
London British Library 1241445680 / 9781241445683 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine condition. 31 pages One of the series of books from the British Library which have been digitised by Microsoft. ID278436 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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20 Arch, Joseph From Ploughtail To Parliament: An Autobiography
London The Cresset Library 1986 0091687918 / 9780091687915 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Ink notations to rear free endpaper. 412 pages With a preface by Norman Willis and new Introduction by Alun Howkins, the autobiography of Joseph Arch who led the National Union of Agricultural and Allied Workers in the nineteenth century before he became one of the first working-class MPs. ID248168 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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