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The Hahndorf Institute 1861-1993 A History to Commemorate the Centenary of the Opening of the First Institute Building in Hahndorf, Wittwer, E. A.
14221 Wittwer, E. A. The Hahndorf Institute 1861-1993 A History to Commemorate the Centenary of the Opening of the First Institute Building in Hahndorf
Hahndorf, SA The Hahndorf Institute Committee 1993 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings by Anni Luur Fox. Previous owner's details[neat label] to title page and lower corner of back cover. 27 pages A summary of the Institute's history and the people who worked through it to provide facilities for education and entertainment to the people of Hahndorf and its surrounds. ID281361 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Something Fishy, Wodehouse, P. G.
14222 Wodehouse, P. G. Something Fishy
London Herbert Jenkins 1957 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. Dustjacket is price-clipped with a small cjip to top of spine and some light rubbing to edges. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 199 pages ID296629 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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The Plums of P.G.Wodehouse, Wodehouse, P.G.
14223 Wodehouse, P.G. The Plums of P.G.Wodehouse
London The Folio Society 1998 2nd Printing Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Bound in full gold material printed with design by Paul Cox. 258 pages Selected by Joe Whitlock Blundell and Illustrated by Paul Cox ID210902 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Sixty Years of Premium Quality: The History of VACC Insurance Co Ltd, Woff, Ron L
14224 Woff, Ron L Sixty Years of Premium Quality: The History of VACC Insurance Co Ltd
Melbourne AMEV Insurance Holdings Limited 1989 0731679873 / 9780731679874 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 Black and White Photographs. 101 pages The book begins with the courageous decision of the Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce to meet the problems of the Depression by forming the VACC Insurance Co. Ltd. It traces the story of the ingenuity with which the challenges of war-time shortages were met, the entrepreneurial drive which led to expansion into the wider insurance market in the highly competitive post-war years and finally, the absorption of the company into the worldwide AMEV network. ID201977 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Future Unlived A Forgotten Chapter in South Australia's History (Inscribed and Signed by Author), Wohltmann, Michael
14225 Wohltmann, Michael A Future Unlived A Forgotten Chapter in South Australia's History (Inscribed and Signed by Author)
Published by Author 2016 0646958771 / 9780646958774 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and illustrations. Foreword by Dr Paul Pickering. Signed by the author. 432 pages A history of internment of Germany Enemy Aliens in Torrens Island during World War One and the marginalization of Germans in South Australia during 1914 - 1924. Local author examines the compelling story of what happened to the 7000 German-Australians caught up in a war hysteria that transformed their lives during the Great War and the years that followed it. ID291594 
Price: 59.00 AUD
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14226 Wolf-Cohen, Elizabeth Step-by-Step Irresistible Chocolate
Treasure Press 1994 1859670067 / 9781859670064 Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 96 pages ID242774 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Samstag Legacy.  An Artist's Bequest, Wolfe, Ross [Editor]; Essays by Lea Rosson DeLong and Ros Wolfe
14227 Wolfe, Ross [Editor]; Essays by Lea Rosson DeLong and Ros Wolfe The Samstag Legacy. An Artist's Bequest
Adelaide Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art 2016 0994335083 / 9780994335081 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. A like new copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and with colour and black & white reproductions. 390 pages This is a scholarly publication of American artist Gordon Samstag and his wife Anne, detailing their lives and careers, including their 16 year period of living and working in Australia, including Gordon Samstag's period of working at the South Australian School of Art. ID291929 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Hooking Up. Essays and Fiction., Wolfe, Tom
14228 Wolfe, Tom Hooking Up. Essays and Fiction.
London Jonathan Cape 2000 0224061194 / 9780224061193 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Review Copy - stamp/label to prelim pages. 293 pages In Hooking Up, Tom Wolfe ranges from coast to coast observing 'the lurid carnival actually taking place in the mightiest country on earth in the year 2000.' From teenage sexual manners and mores to fundamental changes in the way human beings now regard themselves thanks to the hot new fields of genetics and neuroscience; from his legendary profile of William Shawn, editor of The New Yorker (first published in 1965), to a remarkable portrait of Bob Noyce, the man who invented Silicon Valley, Tom Wolfe the master of reportage and satire returns in vintage form. ID295860 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Mid-Atlantic Man and other breeds in England and America, Wolfe, Tom
14229 Wolfe, Tom The Mid-Atlantic Man and other breeds in England and America
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1969 0297178415 / 9780297178415 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dust jacket. DJ has tear to rear panel & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 309pages First UK edition of Tom Wolfe's 3rd book. ID207492 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Treasures of the British Museum, Wolfenden, John Sir (Introduction)
14230 Wolfenden, John Sir (Introduction) Treasures of the British Museum
London Collins 1971 0002118343 / 9780002118347 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Dustjacket is price clipped. 222 pages Illustrated personal impressions by 13 contributors, including Sir John Betjeman [Building the Museum], Tyrone Guthrie [The Greeks], Antonia Fraser [ Medieval and Later Antiquities], Asa Briggs [Manuscripts], Michael Ayrton [Prints and Drawings] etc ID241744 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Deutsche Klein-und Privatbahnen Teil 3 Nordrheim-Westfalen, Wolff, Gerd
14231 Wolff, Gerd Deutsche Klein-und Privatbahnen Teil 3 Nordrheim-Westfalen
Gifhorn Verlag Wolfgang Zeunert 1974 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Maps. Text in German. 326 pages German small and private railway Part 3 Nordrheim -Westphalia ID285160 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Kurt Wolff A Portrait in Essays and Letters, Wolff, Kurt; edited by Michael Ermath
14232 Wolff, Kurt; edited by Michael Ermath Kurt Wolff A Portrait in Essays and Letters
Chicago Univ. of Chicago Press 1991 0226905519 / 9780226905518 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. Translated by Deborah Lucas Schneider 223 pages Kurt Wolff [1887-1963] was the German publisher, editor and writer - a cultural force shaping modern literature and pioneering significant changes in publishing. He launched 7 publishing houses n two continents and nurtured a dazzling array of writers including Kafka, Pasternak, Gunter Grass, Robert Musil, Werfel, Anne Morrow Lindbergh. This book collects together his essays on writers such as Kafka, Werfel, Tagore, Kraus along with letters to from some of the most notable writers of his time. Includes a biographical sketch and tribute by his wife. ID3510 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign, Wolff, Leon
14233 Wolff, Leon In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign
London Longmans, Green & Co. Ltd 1959 2nd Impression Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - DJ has some light edgewear and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. llustrated with Black and White Photographs. 310 pages This book tells, in an exciting form, the story of the Flanders Campaign of 1917. The narrative embraces all the factors - political, military, international and personal - that shaped the course of events from the beginning of 1917 until the tragic ending in mud and carnage. ID196557 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Man Who Owns the News : Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch, Wolff, Michael
14234 Wolff, Michael The Man Who Owns the News : Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch
Sydney Knopf 2008 1741666813 / 9781741666816 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made, removable plastic sleeve. xv, 446 pages ID243743 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Final Curtain. The Last Gilbert and Sullivan Operas. Including the unpublished rehearsal librettos and twenty unpublished Gilbert lyrics, Wolfson, John
14235 Wolfson, John Final Curtain. The Last Gilbert and Sullivan Operas. Including the unpublished rehearsal librettos and twenty unpublished Gilbert lyrics
London Chappell & Co Ltd 1976 0903443120 / 9780903443128 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. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs, colour drawings of the stage design as well as black and white drawings. Previous owner's name to front free end paper. xiv, 293 pages The author provides a critical analysis of Gilbert and Sullivan's last two unsuccessful operas illustrated with unpublished photographs of the original productions, reprints of the earliest librettos and all the cancelled lyrics. ID281523 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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14236 Wolseley, Cecilia & Schuster, Felicia These Minor Monuments. Fresh Lights on China Appreciation
London Angus & Robertson 1970 0207953864 / 9780207953866 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some wear and is now protected in plastic sleeve. DJ is creased at front panel and discoloured ate edges. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 115 pages ID236848 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Star Wars The Courtship of Princess Leia, Wolverton, Dave
14237 Wolverton, Dave Star Wars The Courtship of Princess Leia
New York Bantam Books 1994 0553089285 / 9780553089288 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 nice copy. 327 pages ID290882 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Golden Queen, Wolverton, Dave
14238 Wolverton, Dave The Golden Queen
New York TOR 1994 0312856563 / 9780312856564 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 nice copy. 318 pages By the author of Star Wars and The Courtship of Princess Leia ID194408 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume X Part 1 (Text) and Part 2 [Plates] The Scrub-Typhus and Scrub-Itch Mites of the Asiatic-Pacific Region 2 Volumes, Womersely, H. Edited by the Museum Director
14239 Womersely, H. Edited by the Museum Director Records of the South Australian Museum Volume X Part 1 (Text) and Part 2 [Plates] The Scrub-Typhus and Scrub-Itch Mites of the Asiatic-Pacific Region 2 Volumes
Adelaide South Australia Museum 1952 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Some faint marking to light coloured covers. Black & white illustrations. 673 pages A comprehensive examination by H. Womersley, at the time the Entomologist of the South Australian Museum. The mites under discussion are known to be a source of extreme annoyance to humans as they produce an 'itch'. At the time of publication they had also been identified at the source of river fever in Japan and China and 'scrub typhus' in Queensland, New Guinea and Malaya. ID244389 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol 98, Part 1 1974, Womersley, H. [Edited by]
14240 Womersley, H. [Edited by] Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol 98, Part 1 1974
Adelaide Royal Society of South Australia 1974 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Card covers. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. Spine and edges of covers a little faded 43 pages A number of natural history and geological papers presented to the Society. ID289613 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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