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The Folio Book of Humorous Anecdotes
1 The Folio Book of Humorous Anecdotes
London The Folio Society 2011 9th Printing Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in Near Fine slipcase - an excellent copy. Black & white illustrations by Nick Hardcastle. Introduction by Edward Leeson. 272 pages ID242154 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Serpents of Paradise A Reader, Abbey, Edward
2 Abbey, Edward The Serpents of Paradise A Reader
New York Owl Books/Henry Holt & Company 1996 0805031332 / 9780805031331 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 400 pages Includes essays, travel pieces and fictions to reveal Abbey's life directly and arranged chronologically. ID292256 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Family Fresco, Adams, Nancy
3 Adams, Nancy Family Fresco
Melbourne Melbourne F.W. Cheshire 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some wear and is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ a little faded and has foxing. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 205 pages A fine literary evocation of Australian people and times past. The author, Agnes Eliza Fraser Adams (1890-1968) was the member of a distinguished pioneer family, the granddaughter of a distinguished Headmaster, Dr Alexander Morrison and the daughter of the brilliant barrister, Sir Edward Mitchell. This is the story of the Morrison and Mitchell families. ID236817 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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John McKinlay, Explorer, 1819-1872 contained in Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Voume 63 1961-62, Alexander, C. L
4 Alexander, C. L John McKinlay, Explorer, 1819-1872 contained in Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Voume 63 1961-62
Adelaide Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch 1962 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good Condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Light wear to edges and corners and some light marking to the pale covers. Black & white photographs and maps. 22 pages [99] Also contains: The exploration of Oates Land (Law); Sir Thomas Elder (Gosse); Edward Charles Frome (Newland); The late Dr. Charles Fenner and the Sachse Medal (Gill). ID291499 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Shrigley Abduction.  A Tale of Anguish, Deceit and Violation of the Domestic Hearth, Ashby, Abby & Jones, Audrey
5 Ashby, Abby & Jones, Audrey The Shrigley Abduction. A Tale of Anguish, Deceit and Violation of the Domestic Hearth
Phoenix Mill Sutton Publishing 2003 0750932805 / 9780750932806 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. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 258 pages The notorious abduction of Ellen Turner by Edward Gibbon Wakefield. ID287299 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Journey to Lake Frome 1843. Paintings and Sketches by Edward Charles Frome and James Henderson, Auhl, Ian and Marfleet, Denis
6 Auhl, Ian and Marfleet, Denis Journey to Lake Frome 1843. Paintings and Sketches by Edward Charles Frome and James Henderson
Adelaide Lynton Publications 1977 0869463047 / 9780869463048 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 28x22cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour reproductions of watercolours by Edward Frome. 111 pages ID220485 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Great Archaeologists, Bacon, Edward [Edited by]
7 Bacon, Edward [Edited by] The Great Archaeologists
London Secker & Warburg 1976 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. DJ is lightly worn at edges. Book is a little rubbed at lower edge. Maps to endpapers. 428 pages Great Archaeologists and their discoveries as originally reported in the pages of the Illustrated London News [1842-1975]. ID248230 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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An Illustrated Treasury of Australian Epic Journeys, Barker, Anthony (Selected by)
8 Barker, Anthony (Selected by) An Illustrated Treasury of Australian Epic Journeys
Melbourne Melbourne Macmillan 1990 0732903289 / 9780732903282 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 288 pages Includes James Cook, William Bligh, Gregory Blaxland, Charles Sturt, Edward John Eyre, Mary Durack, Douglas Mawson, Daisy Bates and more. ID260563 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Prince Edward Island, Barrett, Wayne & Robinson, Edith [Photographs by]
9 Barrett, Wayne & Robinson, Edith [Photographs by] Prince Edward Island
Toronto Oxford University Press 1977 0195402766 / 9780195402766 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Wonderful full page colour photographs. unpaginated A look at the real and beautiful King Edward Island - home of the fictional Anne of Green Gables ID217127 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Australian Pioneers and Reminiscences 1849-1894, Bartley, Nehemiah
10 Bartley, Nehemiah Australian Pioneers and Reminiscences 1849-1894
Sydney John Ferguson 1978[1896] 0909134111 / 9780909134112 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine is a little sunned but still clear & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 424 pages Bartley was a colonial rover and speculator. Born in England he joined relatives in Tasmania in 1849 at the age of nineteen. Wanderlust led him to California then back to Victoria and Sydney - and finally to the goldfields. In 1854, his uncle Edward Tooth of Tooth's Brewery, encournaged him to go north to open agencies and he travelled extensively in Queensland. ID293608 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Passport to War, Beattie, Edward W.
11 Beattie, Edward W. Passport to War
London Peter Davies 1943 3rd Printing Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - DJ has some light edgewear and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. iv, 331 pages Ed Beattie was an American war correspondent who was at many of the major events just prior to and during World War 2, including the Battle of Britain. An eyewitness account of these times starting in 1937. ID218997 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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An Oxford University Chest, Betjeman, John
12 Betjeman, John An Oxford University Chest
Oxford Oxford University Press 1979 0192812734 / 9780192812735 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Some faint yellowing to cover edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Black & white illustrations byL. Moholy-Nagy, Osbert Lancaster, Rev Edward Bradley and others. 192 pages A treasure house of amusing sketches of university life, tributes to Oxford's pastoral pleasures, and architectural judgements. First published in 1938. ID293811 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Language of Graphics, Booth-Clibborn, Edward & Baroni, Danielle
13 Booth-Clibborn, Edward & Baroni, Danielle The Language of Graphics
London Thames & Hudson 1980 0500233195 / 9780500233191 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some yellowing to DJ spine. Very faint scattered foxing to contents page. 320 pages with over 1000 Illustrations. 533 in Colour ID292615 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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American Illustration 5, Booth-Clibborn, Edward (Editor)
14 Booth-Clibborn, Edward (Editor) American Illustration 5
New York American Illustration, Inc 1986 0810918455 / 9780810918450 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm] Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket has slightly faded spine - now protected in a plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Very neat business [prev owner] sticker bottom corner of front flyleaf. 295 pages Presents the best of American illustrators' work from the preceding year. A revealing portrait of that time. ID267773 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Edward Gibbon Wakefield. Father Of Self-Government In Australia. A Plea For A Permanent Memorial In South Australia., Borrow, Travers
15 Borrow, Travers Edward Gibbon Wakefield. Father Of Self-Government In Australia. A Plea For A Permanent Memorial In South Australia.
Adelaide Pioneers' Association of South Australia 1951 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Staple bound. Good condition - but with some tanning to top section of covers. Small ink number to top right corner of face. Interior lightly yellowed with age. 16 pages ID293775 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology, Bulfinch, Thomas; Revised and Greatly Enlarged by Rev. Edward Everett Hale
16 Bulfinch, Thomas; Revised and Greatly Enlarged by Rev. Edward Everett Hale The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology
Boston Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books no datecirca 1900 Revised and Enlarged Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Slightly musty odour. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 550 pages A reprint of the original book -revised by Edward Everett Hale ID293248 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Last of the Barons. (Everyman's Library), Bulwer Lytton, Edward
17 Bulwer Lytton, Edward The Last of the Barons. (Everyman's Library)
London J.M. Dent & Co 1907 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Leather binding with ornate gilt decoration to face and spine. Gilt to top edge. Spine ends a little rubbed. Ribbon marker, albeit a little frayed at end. Some light tanning to endpapers. 611 pages ID295907 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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18 Burke, Richard The Senator. My Ten Years With Ted Kennedy
London Sidgwick & Jackson 1992 0283061677 / 9780283061677 Hardback 
Octavo Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 328 pages ID216259 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Burne-Jones Talking: His conversations 1895-1898 preserved by his studio assistant Thomas Rooke, Burne-Jones, Edward (Edited by Mary Lago)
19 Burne-Jones, Edward (Edited by Mary Lago) Burne-Jones Talking: His conversations 1895-1898 preserved by his studio assistant Thomas Rooke
London John Murray 1982 0719538912 / 9780719538919 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 211 pages A record of the much of the studio and lunch-time talk of this enigmatic artist of the Victorian dream - recorded during the last four years of the artist's life. ID243197 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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20 BURNS, James MacGregor Edward Kennedy and the Camelot Legacy
New York W.W. Norton 1976 039307501X / 9780393075014 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket now protected but has chips & tears. Black & white illustrations. 383pages ID825 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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