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Fijian As It Should Be Spoken.  A Practical Course To Facilitate The Study Of The Fijian Language, A Marist Brother
1 A Marist Brother Fijian As It Should Be Spoken. A Practical Course To Facilitate The Study Of The Fijian Language
Sydney O'Loughlin Brothers 1950 Revised Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Good condition. Abrasion to front cover and age discolouration to rear cover especially around the paper covered staples. Black and white frontispiece. 144 pages First appeared in 1906. Contains a Fijian-English vocabulary of more than 1600 words ID283537 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Voices from the Language Classroom: Qualitative Research in Second Language Education, Bailey, Kathleen M.  & Nunan, David
2 Bailey, Kathleen M. & Nunan, David Voices from the Language Classroom: Qualitative Research in Second Language Education
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1996 0521559049 / 9780521559041 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 46 pages Collection of 19 papers about what actually happens in language classrooms. ID288651 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Drum: Australian Character and Slang, Baker, Sidney J.
3 Baker, Sidney J. The Drum: Australian Character and Slang
Sydney Currawong Publishing Co. 1965 3rd Impression 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. 158pages. ID12298 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Story of Speech and Language, Barber, Charles L.
4 Barber, Charles L. The Story of Speech and Language
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1964 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations by Diana Stradling. 295 pages Dr Barber records the development of organised language beginning with man's first crude attempts at communication by sound. He discusses the current theories about the origin and nature of language and the intevention of writing. ID288136 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Grammar, Batstone, Rob
5 Batstone, Rob Grammar
Oxford Oxford University Press 1994 0194371328 / 9780194371322 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. 146 pages This book describes the nature of grammar, and its role in language learning and language use. ID288797 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Pheasant and Kingfisher Originally Told By Nganalgindja in the Gunwinggu Language, Berndt, Christine
6 Berndt, Christine Pheasant and Kingfisher Originally Told By Nganalgindja in the Gunwinggu Language
Gosford, NSW Bookshelf Publishing Australia 1993 072530961X / 9780725309619 Reprint Softcover 
Oblong Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrations by Raymond Meeks. 16 pages ID237776 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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7 Blelloch, Paola; Dángelo, Rosetta Eccoci! Beginning Italian
New York John Wiley & Sons 1997 0471309419 / 9780471309413 Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm].Very Good+ condition in laminated boards. No DJ as issued. Illustrated with colour photographs as well as colour and black and white drawings. None of the Supplements with book. xxxii, 473 pages Offers a complete program in learning Italian - art, history, fashion, people and music - as well as language. ID267361 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The English Language [History of Literature in the English Language Volume 10], Bolton, W. F. [Edited by]
8 Bolton, W. F. [Edited by] The English Language [History of Literature in the English Language Volume 10]
London Barrie & Jenkins 1975 0214651525 / 9780214651526 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. 367 pages ID288695 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Language of Graphics, Booth-Clibborn, Edward & Baroni, Danielle
9 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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Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra. Language for Us, The Yanyuwa Saltwater People. A Yanyuwa Encyclopaedia: Volume 1, Bradley, John with Yanyuwa Families
10 Bradley, John with Yanyuwa Families Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra. Language for Us, The Yanyuwa Saltwater People. A Yanyuwa Encyclopaedia: Volume 1
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2016 1925003671 / 9781925003673 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. MINT - a NEW copy. xxvii, 589 pages . Following a poignant framing Preface and Introduction, chapters consider the country of Yanyuwa language (with b/w illustration); the various historical and contemporary recorders and recordings of the language; examples of 35 significant Yanyuwa texts recorded between 1959 and 2013, many of them extensive and all with both word-by-word and more polished English translations; over 100 Yanyuwa song poetry texts – many short but others involving extended song cycles – and their English translations; 26 pivotal Yanyuwa Ancestral Dreaming stories and their English translations. Appendices cover: Yanyuwa words games; Yanyuwa string games (with b/w illustration); Yanyuwa sign language (with b/w illustration). Includes bibliography and index. Volume II will be published later. ID290746 
Price: 63.95 AUD
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11 BRERETON, John[Editor] Traditions of Inquiry
New York Oxford University Press 1985 0195035496 / 9780195035490 1st Edition Hardcover 
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. [xiv]191pages. Eight prominent professors explore the contributions of their famous predecessors in composition and rhetorical theory. An engaging and enlightening look at teachers of writing. ID564 
Price: 20.00 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)
12 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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Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy, Brown, H. Douglas
13 Brown, H. Douglas Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy
Upper Saddle River, NJ Prentice Hall Regents 1994 0133282201 / 9780133282207 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 467 pages ID288652 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The English Language, Burchfield, Robert
14 Burchfield, Robert The English Language
London The Folio Society 2011 7th Printing Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in Near Fine slipcase. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour plates. The text of this edition follows the Oxford University Press re-issue of 2002. xxiii, 230 pages Introduction by Robert McCrum. Afterword by John Simpson ID242181 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Ape Man: The Story of Human Evolution, Caird, Rod
15 Caird, Rod Ape Man: The Story of Human Evolution
London Boxtree Limited 1994 1852834242 / 9781852834241 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 190 pages Explores the story of human evolution, and of the people who have dedicated their lives to discovering the truth of our origins. ID274674 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Art of James Davis [Signed by Artist], Crawford, Ashley
16 Crawford, Ashley The Art of James Davis [Signed by Artist]
North Melbourne Arcadia 2011 192187516X / 9781921875168 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in purpose made plastic sleeve. Stunning colour reproductions of the artist's work. Signed by Artist. 145 pages The Art of James Davis is a study of a visionary painter who uses a rich visual language unlike any other in Australian art. ID287956 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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17 Crystal, David THE CAMBRIDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LANGUAGE
London Guild Publishing 1994 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 472 pages ID246823 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Australian Race: Its Origin, Languages, Customs, Place of Landing in Australia, and The Routes By Which It Spread Ieself Over Than Continent [Volume IV only], Curr, Edward M.
18 Curr, Edward M. The Australian Race: Its Origin, Languages, Customs, Place of Landing in Australia, and The Routes By Which It Spread Ieself Over Than Continent [Volume IV only]
Melbourne John Ferres, Government Printer 1887 1st thus Hardback 
Elephant Folio Size [34x46cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Blue cloth board s with gilt title to face. Ex-library copy but with only stamps to prelims & library code to spine visible. Large folding coloured map to rear pocket. Quite scarce. 45 pages Contains a comparative vocabulary & the map showing the routes by which the Aboriginal Race spread itself throughout the continent [of Australia] ID291823 
Price: 120.00 AUD
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Planet Word, Davidson,  J. P.
19 Davidson, J. P. Planet Word
Camberwell, Victoria Michael Joseph an Imprint of Penguin Books 2011 0718157745 / 9780718157746 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 445 pages Foreword by Stephen Fry ID293929 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Les Belles Images, de Beauvoir, Simone
20 de Beauvoir, Simone Les Belles Images
London Collins 1968 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 222 pages Translated by Patrick O'Brian. First published in France in 1966. ID290318 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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