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I Saw a Strange Land. Journeys in Central Australia, GROOM, Arthur
5301 GROOM, Arthur I Saw a Strange Land. Journeys in Central Australia
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1963 Reprint 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. Tape stains to verso of the frontispiece - looks like remnants from a gift card. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs by the author. [xi] 216pages. First published in 1950. ID285941 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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5302 Groom, Nick The Forger's Shadow: How Forgery Changed the Course of Literature
London Picador 2002 033037432X / 9780330374323 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. 351 pages This book sheds light on the plagiarisms, the counterfeits, and the forgeries of our literary past and demonstrates their significance in our history and our art. In defining the meaning of forgery, the author ranges from the economic forgery of the eighteenth century where forging a banknote could mean death by hanging, to the formation of copyright. At the centre of the book are figures of literary forgery including Thomas Chatterton, James MacPherson, William Henry Ireland - and more. A gripping and illuminating book. ID262348 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Kaurna, first people in Adelaide [Aboriginal People of South Australia], Groome, Howard
5303 Groome, Howard The Kaurna, first people in Adelaide [Aboriginal People of South Australia]
Adelaide Tjintu Books 1981 0959361618 / 9780959361612 1st Edition Softcover 
Oblong Large octavo size [28x21cm approx]. Good+ condition - Around staples is worn. With illustrations by Jan Irvine. 32 pages Designed for 8-12 year olds, the book aims to help children understand the variety of lifestyles lived by the original inhabitants of South Australia. ID184484 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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A Very Rude Awakening. The Night the Japanese Midget Subs came to Sydney, Grose, Peter
5304 Grose, Peter A Very Rude Awakening. The Night the Japanese Midget Subs came to Sydney
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2007 1741752191 / 9781741752199 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour & Black and White Photographs. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to inside of frotn cover [on neat sticker]. 320 pages On the night of 3 May 1942, Sydney was doing what it does best - partying. Theatres, restaurants, dance halls and more were in full flight entertaining the soldiers, sailors and airmen on leave. The war seemed far away. The partying came to an abrupt halt when three Japanese midget submarines crept into Sydney Harbour past eight electronic loops, six patrolling RAN ships and an anti-submarine net. ID235804 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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An Awkward Truth: The bombing of Darwin February 1942, Grose, Peter
5305 Grose, Peter An Awkward Truth: The bombing of Darwin February 1942
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2009 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 258 pages Darwin was a battle Australia would rather forget. Drawing on long-hidden documents and first-person accounts, the author tells what really happened and takes us into the lives of the people who were there. ID297033 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Atlantic Venture The Observer Singlehanded Transatlantic Race, Groser, John
5306 Groser, John Atlantic Venture The Observer Singlehanded Transatlantic Race
London Ward Lock & Co. Ltd 1968 706310349 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams/Maps. Previous owners details to front pastedown. 160 pages The story of the controversial third race of the series, held in1968. ID230022 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Charles Joseph La Trobe, Gross, Alan
5307 Gross, Alan Charles Joseph La Trobe
Melbourne Melbourne Melbourne University Press 1980 0522842100 / 9780522842104 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Some age yellowing to covers. Black & white illustrations. 157 pages ID225687 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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5308 Gross, Andrew The Blue Zone
London Harper Collins 2007 Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Upper corner lightly creased. Untidy gift inscription to preliminary pages 341 pages ID248102 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Insects of South Australian Homes and Gardens, Gross, G.F. and Matthews, E.G.
5309 Gross, G.F. and Matthews, E.G. Insects of South Australian Homes and Gardens
Adelaide S.A. Museum 1976 Staple Bound 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 11 pages An extract from " S.A. Year Book, 1976". ID293107 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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5310 Gross, John A Double Thread A Childhood in Mile End and Beyond
London Chatto & Windus 2001 0701163305 / 9780701163303 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 190 pages Full of striking characters and odd encounters, this is an evocative picture of a lost London and a vanished culture, but it is also the story of a bookish boy discovering his own path - away from Mile End into the freedoms of the literary life. ID268283 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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Clothes [Chic Simple], Gross, Kim Johnson et al
5311 Gross, Kim Johnson et al Clothes [Chic Simple]
London Thames & Hudson 1993 0500015902 / 9780500015902 1st Edition Hardback 
Square Quarto Size [approx 24x24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 192 pages ID291828 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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5312 GROSSINGER, Richard & HOUGH, Lindy (editors) Nuclear Strategy and the Code of the Warrior: Faces of Mars and Shiva in the Crisis of Human Survival
Berkeley North Atlantic Books 1984 0938190490 / 9780938190493 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xviii,300pages ID2857 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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John Addington Symonds A Biography, Grosskurth, Phyllis
5313 Grosskurth, Phyllis John Addington Symonds A Biography
London Longmans, Green & Co. Ltd 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 370 pages The biography of nineteenth century, critic, biographer, historian and poet manque ID259604 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Red Mud to Green Oasis, Grosvenor, G. Arch
5314 Grosvenor, G. Arch Red Mud to Green Oasis
Adelaide Raphael Arts 1979 0908046162 / 9780908046164 Reprint Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 150 pages ID179915 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Red Mud to Green Oasis, Grosvenor, G. Arch
5315 Grosvenor, G. Arch Red Mud to Green Oasis
Renmark, S.A. Raphael Arts 1979 0908046162 / 9780908046164 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a very small piece missing to rear panel near top of spine & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. vii, 150 pages A long-awaited local history of Renmark. ID252508 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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5316 Groteke, Kristi [The Nanny] with Marjorie Rosen Mia & Woody Love and Betrayal
New York Carroll & Graf 1994 0786700661 / 9780786700660 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 286 pages Written from first hand knowledge and with sympathetic understanding, this is a moving tale of a love gone wrong. ID267662 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5317 Grottanelli, Vinigi L. The Python Killer - Stories of Nzema Life
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1988 0226310051 / 9780226310053 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 223 pages ID224436 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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A History of Western Music, Grout, Donald Jay
5318 Grout, Donald Jay A History of Western Music
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1979 0460041827 / 9780460041829 Revised Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ a little sunned in parks & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 818 pages ID185143 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Ann Crosses a Secret Trail, Grove, Harriet Pyne
5319 Grove, Harriet Pyne Ann Crosses a Secret Trail
New York A.L. Burt Company n.d. Circa 1920s Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Light wear to edges and corners and spine ends. Paper at front hinge cracked at Title Page but binding solid. Previous owner's neat stamp to front free end paper. Nice decorated boards. 234 pages Fourth book in the Ann Sterling series ID289029 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Ann Sterling, Grove, Harriet Pyne
5320 Grove, Harriet Pyne Ann Sterling
New York A.L. Burt Company 1926 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Severl marks to boards and light rubbing to corners and spine ends. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 223 pages First book in the Ann Sterling series. ID289794 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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