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10781 Purcell, Sally (Editor) Monarchs & the Muse - Poems by the Kings and Queens of England
Oxford Carcanet 1972 0856350338 / 9780856350337 Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 95 pages ID202000 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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10782 Purnell, Katherine [Edited by] ARRIVALS
Geelong Safar Publishing n.d. But ownership inscription dated 1990 0959013121 / 9780959013122 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Previous owner's name to preliminary pages. SIGNED by the Editor. 97 pages ID82033 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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10783 PURSELL,Carroll White Heat: People and Technology
London BBC Books 1994 0563369795 / 9780563369790 Softcover 
,Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good, b/w photos & illustrations 224pages. Based on the Television series ID7939 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Literary Works of Jack B.Yeats, Purser,John W.
10784 Purser,John W. The Literary Works of Jack B.Yeats
Savage, Maryland Barnes & Noble 1991 0389209295 / 9780389209294 1st US Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ top edge is very slightly creased & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. xiv, 224 pages New interpretations of the writings of Jack B. Yeats reveal an overall pattern in his novels. The Princess Grace Irish Library Series. No. 5 ID283660 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Barefoot In the Boardroom. Venture and misadventure in the People's Republic of China, Purves, Bill
10785 Purves, Bill Barefoot In the Boardroom. Venture and misadventure in the People's Republic of China
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1991 1863730389 / 9781863730389 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. ix, 178 pages A unique memoir of two years inside a Chinese work unit in a cast iron foundry in rural China. ID279290 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Grundig Book, Purves, Frederick
10786 Purves, Frederick The Grundig Book
London Focal Press 1963 Revised Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some small stains from age and a couple of small closed tears (no loss). Black & white illustrations. approx 250 pages ID287925 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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10787 Purveur, Susan (Compiler) PLANT THAT NAME
London Michael Joseph 1996 07181039550 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Decorated laminated boards. Colour illustrations. unpaginated Illustrated by Elizabeth Harbour, the author's aim is to simplify the process of finding a named plant to celebrate or commemorate. ID229944 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Outback Airman, Purvis, Harry (with Joan Priest)
10788 Purvis, Harry (with Joan Priest) Outback Airman
Adelaide Rigby 1979 0727010646 / 9780727010643 1st Edition Hardbound 
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. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xi, 228 pages Autobiography of legendary Australian aviator, Harry Purvis. ID263771 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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10789 Purvis, Rita [Editor] Please Sir, Let's Do History
Jamestown Nadjuri Australia 1979 0909171068 / 9780909171063 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Near Fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with photographs and cartoons by Jack Medlin. unpaginated ID251644 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Gypsies & Other Narrative Poems, Pushkin, Alexander
10790 Pushkin, Alexander The Gypsies & Other Narrative Poems
Boston David R. Godine 2006 1567922724 / 9781567922721 1st US 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 nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 116 pages Translated by Antony Wood. Engravings by Simon Brett. ID286986 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Till Apples Grow on an Orange Tree [Signed by Author], Pybus, Cassandra
10791 Pybus, Cassandra Till Apples Grow on an Orange Tree [Signed by Author]
St Lucia University of Queensland Press 1998 0702229865 / 9780702229862 1st Edition Hardback 
12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine a little sunned, Inscribed and signed by author on title page. 225 pages A candid and passionate journey through personal memory and history by one of Australia's most admired nonfiction authors. ID278685 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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10792 Pye, Michael Reckoning
London Grafton Books 1987 0246131187 / 9780246131188 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. 353pages ID4803 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Camp Kiddies A Story of Life on Railway Construction, Pyke, Lillian M.
10793 Pyke, Lillian M. Camp Kiddies A Story of Life on Railway Construction
Melbourne The Specialty Press Pty Ltd [1919] Muir 6190 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket [now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve]. The dustjacket is quite shabby with some loss to front panel repaired by a large interior patch (quite well done). End papers are tanned . 16 black and white photographs (Frontispiece + 15 others). 208 pages A children's story of life on Railway construction site in Queensland in the early 20th century illustrated with photographs of real life in the camps and surrounds. ID295769 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Lone Guide of Merfield, Pyke, Lillian M.
10794 Pyke, Lillian M. The Lone Guide of Merfield
London Ward Lock & Co. Ltd 1925 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in cream decorated cloth boards. Tiny nick to top of spine [2mm]. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Black & white frontispiece and three black & White illustrations by J. Dewar Mills. [Muir 6200] 256 pages Lillian Maxwell Pyke was born in 1881 at [what is now] Port Fairy in Victoria [Australia]. Between 1916 and 1927 [as Lillian Pyke] she wrote sixteen books children's books. Writing as 'Erica Maxwell', she wrote three novels for adults. Most of her stories for both children and adults came out of her experience of Queensland railway construction camps or her involvement in education. ID99909 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Lost Over Laos.  A True Story of Tragedy, Mystery, and Friendship, Pyle, Richard & Faas, Horst
10795 Pyle, Richard & Faas, Horst Lost Over Laos. A True Story of Tragedy, Mystery, and Friendship
Cambridge, Massachusetts Da Capo Press 2003 0306811960 / 9780306811968 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. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 276 pages ID295308 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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10796 Pym, Barbara A Very Private Eye An autobiography in diaries and letters
London Macmillan 1994 033361531X / 9780333615317 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 358pages ID275554 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Vineland, Pynchon, Thomas
10797 Pynchon, Thomas Vineland
London Secker & Warburg 1990 0436398664 / 9780436398667 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Page edges a little tanned with age. 385 pages ID297112 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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10798 Pyron, Darden Asbury Southern Daughter The Life of Margaret Mitchell
New York Oxford University Press 1991 0195052765 / 9780195052763 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 533 pages Margaret Mitchell was an American author and journalist. One novel by Mitchell was published during her lifetime, "Gone with the Wind". For it she won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of 1936 and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1937. In more recent years, a collection of Mitchell's girlhood writings and a novella she wrote as a teenager, Lost Laysen, have been published. A collection of articles written by Mitchell for The Atlanta Journal was republished in book form. ID272297 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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10799 Quammen, David The Song of the Dodo. Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions
London Pimlico 1997 0712673334 / 9780712673334 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Black & white maps by Kris Ellingsen 702 pages Winner of the 1996 BP Natural World Book Award. ID278403 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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10800 Quantock, Rod Double Disillusion: Musings from a Rebel Comic
Melbourne Lothian 1999 0734400233 / 9780734400239 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 224 pages ID243351 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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