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Mr Growser Moves House [Number 18 in the Toytown Series], Beaman, S.G. Hulme
1 Beaman, S.G. Hulme Mr Growser Moves House [Number 18 in the Toytown Series]
London Oldbourne 1962 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges and corners with some small tears to spine ends. Book is lightly worn at corners and spine ends. Colour illustrations by Kenneth Lovell. unpaginated Based on the radio series which ran for many years on the BBC and subsequent TV programme. Original characters were developed and drawn by Beaman [1886-1932] based on wooden creatures made for model theatres. A very nice copy. ID255382 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Extraordinary Adventure of Ernest The Policeman [Number 15 in the Toytown Series], Beaman, S.G. Hulme
2 Beaman, S.G. Hulme The Extraordinary Adventure of Ernest The Policeman [Number 15 in the Toytown Series]
London Oldbourne 1962 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Quite a nice copy in Good+ condition with Good Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges and corners with some small tears to spine ends & several closed tears to rear edges. Some discolouration to DJ edges. Book is lightly worn at corners and spine ends. Prev owner's name and details inscribed in the 'This book belongs' space. Colour illustrations by Kenneth Lovell. unpaginated Based on the radio series which ran for many years on the BBC and subsequent TV programme. Original characters were developed and drawn by Beaman [1886-1932] based on wooden creatures made for model theatres. ID255114 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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The Great Toytown War [Number 13 in the Toytown Series], Beaman, S.G. Hulme
3 Beaman, S.G. Hulme The Great Toytown War [Number 13 in the Toytown Series]
London Oldbourne 1961 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Good+ condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at corners, rubbed at fore edge with some small tears to spine ends & several closed tears to rear edges. Book is lightly worn at corners and spine ends and lower edge is rubbed. Prev owner's name and details inscribed in the 'This book belongs' space with their address addred to the bottom of the page. Colour illustrations by Betty Larom. unpaginated Based on the radio series which ran for many years on the BBC and subsequent TV programme. Original characters were developed and drawn by Beaman [1886-1932] based on wooden creatures made for model theatres. Number 13 in the series ID255147 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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4 Black, Jenny The Countrys Finest Hour Fifty Years of Rural Broadcasting in Australia
Sydney ABC Publishing House 1995 0733304842 / 9780733304842 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 184 pages An informal history of ABC Rural radio and television from 1945-1995. ID259466 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Victoria's Kitchen, BLACKADDER, Victoria
5 BLACKADDER, Victoria Victoria's Kitchen
Melbourne The Five Mile Press 1984 0867880457 / 9780867880458 1st Edition 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Signed by author on title page " Best wishes Victoria". 160 pages. Foreword by Len Evans. Australian cook, Victoria Blackadder presented a cooking program on ABC radio in the 1980s. ID287499 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Wonderful Wireless: Reminiscences of the stars of Australia's live radio, Bridges, Nancy
6 Bridges, Nancy Wonderful Wireless: Reminiscences of the stars of Australia's live radio
Sydney Methuen Australia 1983 045400513X / 9780454005134 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 144 pages. The story of the stars and players of Australian radio from the 1920s. ID12314 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Bush, Roger A Bush Christmas
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1980 0727013777 / 9780727013774 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by Mary Stegelman. 63 pages A collection of Christmas poems, carols and stories requested by listeners to radio personality Roger Bush. ID267755 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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8 Central Australian Writers Barking Dogs. Stories and Poems for Radio
Alice Springs The Writers for Radio Project 1995 1st Edition Staple Bound 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 37 pages ID277969 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Big History Question Snapshots of Australian History, Clarke, Frank G.
9 Clarke, Frank G. The Big History Question Snapshots of Australian History
Sydney Kangaroo Press 1998 0864179545 / 9780864179548 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 232 pages Based on questions from his ABC radio quiz and discussion programme, Clarke examines a selection of little-known tales from Australia's past. ID253338 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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10 Codrescu, Andrei The Dog with a Chip in his Neck: Essay from NPR and Elsewhere
New York St. Martin's Press 1996 0312143168 / 9780312143169 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. A little marking to fore edge. xiii, 270 pages Codrescu is one of America's National Public Radio most noted contributors. ID267338 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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11 Colligan, Mimi Golden Days of Radio (Australia's Heritage in Stamps)
Adelaide Australia Post 1991 0642160252 / 9780642160256 Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 18cm x 25cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and drawings. No Stamps included with this volume. 32 pages Produced in conjunction with the release of the range of stamps by Australia Post titled 'Golden Days of Radio' ID277174 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Clem and I, Conley-Williams, Enid
12 Conley-Williams, Enid Clem and I
Sydney Wentworth Books 1972 085587029X / 9780855870294 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Good condition Light rubbing to edges and corners with single small spot to front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Ink note to last page. Inscribed & signed by the author - signature to half-title page and inscription to title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 80 pages The biography of Clement Q. Williams, accomplished Australian singer and teacher at the Elder Conservatorium from 1948-57 by his wife and accompanist. ID253965 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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A Far Cry: Town Crying in the Antipodes, Doggett, Anne
13 Doggett, Anne A Far Cry: Town Crying in the Antipodes
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2015 1925333027 / 9781925333022 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 170 pages For a century and a half town criers walked the streets of Australian capital cities, regional centres, and country towns, ringing their bells and conveying their messages. Australia's first town crier was a convict who arrived with the First Fleet, and there have been town criers ever since, throughout the country. Town criers once played an important role in communities without radio and in which literacy was far from universal. Even today town criers continue to amuse and delight the Australian public. This fascinating account is the first to tell their full story. ID285715 
Price: 42.00 AUD
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The Seawatchers.  The Story of Australia`s Coast Radio Service, Durrant, Lawrence
14 Durrant, Lawrence The Seawatchers. The Story of Australia`s Coast Radio Service
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1986 0207151989 / 9780207151989 1st Edition 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 and White Photographs. 248 pages This is the first published history of the CRS and the related Island Radio Service. ID228000 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Murder in the Radio Department, Eichler, Alfred
15 Eichler, Alfred Murder in the Radio Department
London Hammond, Hammond & Company 1953 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some tanning to endpapers. 204 pages ID242903 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Let It Be Told, Greene, Philip D.
16 Greene, Philip D. Let It Be Told
Dublin Clonmore and Reynolds 1951 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Near Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear with a small amount of loss at spine ends. DJ is complete [not price-clipped] and now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 232 pages Story of school life and sport written by a well-known sports broadcaster from Radio Eireann. ID277796 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Our Changing Universe. The New Astronomy, Gribbin, John
17 Gribbin, John Our Changing Universe. The New Astronomy
London Macmillan 1976 0333196910 / 9780333196915 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. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 160 pages Presents the story of the new astronomy which has radically altered our understanding of the universe. ID283721 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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When Radio Was The Cat's Whiskers, Harte, Bernard
18 Harte, Bernard When Radio Was The Cat's Whiskers
Dural, NSW Rosenberg 2002 1877058084 / 9781877058080 1st Edition Assumed Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Ex-Library copy with the usual markings. Covered in clear adhesive film by previous owner. 256 pages Harte has documented the history of radio as he lived it, research and anecdote combined with illustrations from days gone by. ID295729 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Goodnight Children ..Everywhere., Hartley, Ian
19 Hartley, Ian Goodnight Children ..Everywhere.
New York Hippocrene Books 1984 0882548921 / 9780882548920 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 very nice copy. Dustjacket is a little grubby. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 165 pages An informal history of children's broadcasting from the early days of radio to such television favourites as The Lone Ranger and Thunderbirds. ID268236 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Golden Age of the Argonauts, Johnson, Rob
20 Johnson, Rob The Golden Age of the Argonauts
Sydney Hodder & Stoughton 1997 0733605281 / 9780733605284 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 270 pages A Celebration of Australia's best loved Radio program for Children. Foreword by Barry Humphries ID254245 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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