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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
1 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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The Road To Mingulay.  A View of the Western Isles., Cooper, Derek
2 Cooper, Derek The Road To Mingulay. A View of the Western Isles.
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1985 0710201788 / 9780710201782 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Minor damage to front cover of DJ. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 226 pages Derek Cooper talks to crofters, fishmen, ministers, priests and the youngsters on whom the future depends. ID290388 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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3 Crane, Nicholas Great British Journeys
London Phoenix 2008 0753824302 / 9780753824306 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour photographs and black and white maps. 265 pages Explorer Nicholas Crane follows in the footsteps of eight early travellers as they journey the length and breadth of the British Isles. ID274035 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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4 Crawford, Peter The Living Isles : a Natural History of Britain and Ireland
London British Broadcasting Corporation 1985 0563203692 / 9780563203698 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a clean cut across face - largely invisible now that protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 320 pages ID241010 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5 Dawson, Pam Traditional Island Knitting including Aran, Channel Isles, Fair Isle, Falkland Isles, Iceland and Shetland.
Tunbridge Wells UK Search Press 1988 0855326220 / 9780855326227 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour photographs and black & white drawings. 144 pages ID252166 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Steam Trains of the World, Garratt, Colin
6 Garratt, Colin Steam Trains of the World
New York Exeter Books 1987 0671086421 / 9780671086428 1st US Edition Hardback 
Oblong quarto size. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour, Sepia-toned and Black & White Photographs. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 256 pages From the British Isles and the Middle East, from Russia and China and the Ocean Islands of Australasia, pictures of the highest quality have neem included to present a picture of living steam. Some of the great stories of railway building are related alongside the technical detail o engine capacity, size, type and class, with origin of design and builders' names. ID280707 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Lighthouses, Holland, F. Ross
7 Holland, F. Ross Lighthouses
New York Metro Books 1995 1567992013 / 9781567992014 1st Edition Hardback 
Square Quarto size [32x28cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 120 pages History and development of these structures since antiquity. Lighthouses of the British Isles, the United States of America, Canada and the Caribbean. ID206411 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Henry & Caroline at Home, Isles, Joanna (Illustrated by); Ash, Russell (Text)
8 Isles, Joanna (Illustrated by); Ash, Russell (Text) Henry & Caroline at Home
London Pavilion 1990 185145358X / 9781851453580 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations by Joanna Isles Unpaginated A typical 'at home' day for a family of 'Sloane Ranger' teddy bears. ID294685 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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An Illustrated History of English Plate Ecclesiastical and Secular in Which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period .Volume One, Jackson, Charles James
9 Jackson, Charles James An Illustrated History of English Plate Ecclesiastical and Secular in Which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period .Volume One
New York Dover Publications 1969 0486223345 / 9780486223346 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with a coloured frontispiece and 1500 black and white plates/drawings. 466 pages A facsimile edition of the work originally published in 1911. Contents of this volume are organised under the following chapters: The Early British Period. Native Work in Britain and Ireland From about 1500 BC to about AD 200; The Roman Period. Plate Wrought by Roman or British Goldsmiths During the Roman Occupation of Britain. From about AD 50 to AD 400; The Anglo-Saxon Period. From about AD 500 to AD 1050; The Art of the Goldsmith in Ireland in the Middle Ages. From about AD 900 to about AD 1200; The Norman Period. From the Conquest to the end of the Twelfth Century; The Gothic Period. From about the end of the twelfth century to about 1525; The Period of the Renaissance. From about 1525 to the end of the reign of Elizabeth; The Early Stuart and Commonwealth Period; The Late Stuart Period; The Period of the Enforced Higher Standard for Plate 1697 to 1720; The Rococo Period. From about 1725 to about 1765; The Late Georgian Period (1765-1830); Objects Wrought in the British Isles and Dedicated to the Use of the Church; Chalices and Patens; Altar-Cruets, Spoons, Pyxes, Monstrances, Bells, Shrines, Candlesticks, Professional Crosses etc (Plate used in the English Church before the Reformation); Post-Reformation Communion Plate Communion Cups and Patens; Communion Flagons, Ewers, Basins, Altar Dishes, Candlesticks, and Alms Dishes. ID278783 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Castles & Strongholds, Muir, Richard
10 Muir, Richard Castles & Strongholds
London Macmillan 1990 0333471199 / 9780333471197 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. Previous owner's neat label to front pastedown. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 240 pages An authoritative guide to some of the greatest monuments of the British Isles ID284592 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Celtic and Anglo Saxon Painting.  Book Illumination in the British Isles 600-800, Nordenfalk, Carl
11 Nordenfalk, Carl Celtic and Anglo Saxon Painting. Book Illumination in the British Isles 600-800
New York George Braziller 1977 0807608254 / 9780807608258 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 127 pages The Fourth title in a new series of the manuscript. ID295467 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Happy Isles of Oceania Paddling the Pacfic, Theroux, Paul
12 Theroux, Paul The Happy Isles of Oceania Paddling the Pacfic
London Hamish Hamilton 0241132703 / 9780241132708 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 541pages ID296409 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Australian Museum Magazine Vol III No 10 Apr-June 1929, Trustees of the Australian Museum
13 Trustees of the Australian Museum The Australian Museum Magazine Vol III No 10 Apr-June 1929
Sydney The Australian Museum 1929 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine condition. Contents have been rebound in new card covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 34 pages Contains 8 articles on Australian natural history and Aborigines. Of particular note are: Marine Animals from Low Isles, Queensland [Whitley and Boardman]; Aboriginal Adaptability [Thorpe]; Life in a Mangrove Swamp [Musgrave]; Naturalists in Australia - The Frenchmen [Iredale]. ID277572 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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