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Family Fresco, Adams, Nancy
1 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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The People's University The South Australian School of Mines and Industries and the South Australian Institute of Technology 1889-1989, Aeuckens, Annely
2 Aeuckens, Annely The People's University The South Australian School of Mines and Industries and the South Australian Institute of Technology 1889-1989
Adelaide South Australian Institute of Technology 1989 0959677925 / 9780959677928 1st Edition Hardbound 
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. Inscribed by author to previous owner. Previous owner's name & date to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 396pages ID175334 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Millennium and Charisma among Pathans. A Critical Essay in Social Anthropology, Ahmed, Akbar S.
3 Ahmed, Akbar S. Millennium and Charisma among Pathans. A Critical Essay in Social Anthropology
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1976 0710083483 / 9780710083487 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition in a Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. xvii, 173 pages 'The study provides an anthropological and critical re-examination of the ethnography of the Swat Pathan [the people of the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan.] ID248911 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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Broome "Saltwater Cowboys" The People & The Place [Signed], Ainslie, Trish & Garwood, Roger
4 Ainslie, Trish & Garwood, Roger Broome "Saltwater Cowboys" The People & The Place [Signed]
Fremantle Nomad Books 2002 0646418793 / 9780646418797 1st Edition Softcover 
12mo [approx 14.5x14.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by both authors 71 pages A short history of Broome and some of its characters. ID291746 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Proving Grounds A Journey Through the Interior of New Guinea and Australia, Allen, Benedict
5 Allen, Benedict The Proving Grounds A Journey Through the Interior of New Guinea and Australia
London Harper Collins 1991 0246136332 / 9780246136336 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 391 pages The author recounts his 8 month quest (sometimes funny, frequently dangerous) which took him in and out of relationships with nomads, goldminers and missionaries, across the central range of remotest New Guinea to the living magic of the 'uncontacted' Yaifo people, over the treacherous Torres Strait by flimsy canoe to Australia, and into the red sands of the Gibson Desert and Australian Aborigines. An exotic and touching account of tribal worlds. ID210542 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Pacifica Myth, Magic and Traditional Wisdom From the South Sea Islands, Amadio, Nadine
6 Amadio, Nadine Pacifica Myth, Magic and Traditional Wisdom From the South Sea Islands
Pymble Angus & Robertson 1993 0207183163 / 9780207183164 Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs by John Tristram. 160 pages A tribute to the rich and fascinating heritage of the pacific people. ID213740 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Over The Alps.  Reflections on Travel and Travel Writing, with special reference to the Grand Tours of Boswell, Beckford and Byron., Anderson, Patrick
7 Anderson, Patrick Over The Alps. Reflections on Travel and Travel Writing, with special reference to the Grand Tours of Boswell, Beckford and Byron.
London Rupert Hart-Davis 1969 0246985917 / 9780246985910 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. DJ spine very lightly faded. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 224 pages About travel and the effect travel is likely to have on people of marked individuality. Looks at the famous Grand Tourists, Boswell, Lord Byron and William Beckford with a long study of the travel writings of the latter. It concludes with the author's own diary of a journey to Portugal in the steps of Beckford and Byron. ID259235 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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8 ARDAGH, John Ireland and the Irish
London Penguin 1995 0140171606 / 9780140171600 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 479 pp Portrait of a changing society. ID212171 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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9 Atkinson, Ann (Editor) Footnote People in Australian History
Sydney The Fairfax Library 1987 0949707120 / 9780949707123 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 240 pages ID242997 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure, Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric
10 Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure
Le Havre Éditions du Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre/MkF editions 2016 9791092305296 1st Australian Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with colour plates. Translated from the French by Jean Fornasiero & John West-Sooby. 391 pages On 19 October 1800, Charles-Alexandre Lesueur set sail on a voyage of discovery to the Southern Lands led by Nicolas Baudin. He soon demonstrated his talents as a natural history artist. Driven by an insatiable curiosity, during a golden age for natural history and learned societies, he travelled constantly throughout his life. His sketchbooks and vellums provide a record of the animals, landscapes and indigenous people he encountered. ID292443 
Price: 84.95 AUD
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11 Barnier, Cheryl [Editor in Chief] Notable Australians The Pictorial Who's Who First Edition
Dee Why West Prestige 1978 0868320129 / 9780868320120 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Wear to dustjacket edges and corners with a closed tear to inside forn flap. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs including a photograph of Kym Bonython (P.150) whose signature is on the frnt free endpaper. Heavy Book. 1138pages Includes individual biographies and Australian Overseas Diplomatic Representatives. ID270472 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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12 Beck, Alan and Katcher, Aaron Between Pets and People. The importance of animal companionship.
London Putnam Publishing Group 1984 0399510699 / 9780399510694 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 317 pages ID225703 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Games People Play The Psychology of Human Relationships, Berne, Eric
13 Berne, Eric Games People Play The Psychology of Human Relationships
London The Quality Book Club 1966 Book Club 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. 192 pages ID260973 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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14 Bickerton, Arthur Meet the People - Stories of the Pilbara
Fremantle Fremantle Arts Centre Press 1989 0949206431 / 9780949206435 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 205 pages ID221329 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The White Men; the First Response of Aboriginal People to the White Man, Blackburn, Julia
15 Blackburn, Julia The White Men; the First Response of Aboriginal People to the White Man
New York Times Books 1979 0812908260 / 9780812908268 1st US Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 192 pages ID248564 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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16 Blainey, Geoffrey The Blainey View
Sydney Australian Broadcasting Commission 1982 0333338855 / 9780333338858 1st Edition Hardbound 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Very Good DJ, now protected. DJ chipped with loss to lower edge of front flap (1cm). Corners lightly bumped. 155 pages Professor Blainey looks at the history of Australia and its people. Based on the ABC television series. ID232571 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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17 Blanch, lesley Under a Lilac-bleeding Star. Travels and Travellers
London John Murray 1963 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 208 pages The author writes of her travels from Uzbekistan to Guatemala by way of North Africa and Siberia and other people's journeys, of the mystique of travelling and travel writers in their own landscape. ID267451 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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18 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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George Rose The Post Card Era [Signed], Blum, Ron
19 Blum, Ron George Rose The Post Card Era [Signed]
Adelaide Published by Author 2011 095895724X / 9780958957243 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint - a new copy. Profusely illustrated with over 500 photographic postcard images taking the reader on a nostalgic trip into Australia's past. Colour and black & white illustrations. Signed by the author. This book follows up on the successful "George Rose Australia's Master Stereographer" published in 2008 and reprinted this year. 260 pages George Rose, a Melbourne photographer, commenced production of real type postcards in 1913 due to their enormous popularity in Australia and around the world. With attractive images on the front people loved and saved these cards, keeping them in albums and shoe boxes. Today they are collector's items. ID264280 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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The Silence Calling. Australians in Antarctica 1947-97 The ANARE Junilee History, Bowden, Tim
20 Bowden, Tim The Silence Calling. Australians in Antarctica 1947-97 The ANARE Junilee History
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1997 1864483113 / 9781864483116 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. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Previous owners name [on sticker] to ffep. Inscribed to previous owner by author. A nice copy. 593 pages A fascinating, and often moving account, the book traces the development of ANARE from first settlement up to the present day looking at the people, the exploration, discovery and Australia's contribution to scientific research. ID196825 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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