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The Extraordinary Adventure of Ernest The Policeman [Number 15 in the Toytown Series], Beaman, S.G. Hulme
821 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
822 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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Miss Australia : A Retrospective 1908 - 2000, Beard, Katherine
823 Beard, Katherine Miss Australia : A Retrospective 1908 - 2000
Hindmarsh Crawford House Publishing 2001 186333193X / 9781863331937 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected ina purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. xiii, 251pp ID293550 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Clifton Pugh A Year of Orchids [Signed by Clifton Pugh], Beardsell, Campbell & David
824 Beardsell, Campbell & David Clifton Pugh A Year of Orchids [Signed by Clifton Pugh]
Melbourne Richard Griffin Publisher 1983 0959303030 / 9780959303032 1st Edition Hardback 
Large Quarto Size [approx 27x34cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Limited edition of 1500 copies. Signed by Clifton Pugh and Campbell Beardsell. Illustrated with colour plates by Clifton Pugh and Black & White line drawings by Dailan Pugh, Adrianne Strampp and David Beardsell. This copy is NOT numbered and does NOT include the signed original etching. 208 pages The exceptional talents of three artists and two botanists have been combined in this volume of orchid art. ID296151 
Price: 185.00 AUD
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501 Must-See Movies, Beare, Emma (Project Editor)
825 Beare, Emma (Project Editor) 501 Must-See Movies
London Bounty Books 2008 0753710676 / 9780753710678 Reprint 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. 544 pages Essential reading for both the film buff and those who simply enjoy going to the movies. ID293447 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Adventure Stories from the Strand, Beare, Geraldine (Selected by)
826 Beare, Geraldine (Selected by) Adventure Stories from the Strand
London The Folio Society 1995 1st thus Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good copy in like slipcase. Illustrated in black & white by David Eccles. Decorated green cloth with gilt to face and spine in gold papered slipcase. Spine very slightly faded. 329 pages ID15693 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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CRIME STORIES FROM THE STRAND, Beare, Geraldine (Selected by)
827 Beare, Geraldine (Selected by) CRIME STORIES FROM THE STRAND
London The Folio Society 1993 4th Printing Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Light crease to book spine. Bookplate to Front Free End paper Black & white illustrations by David Eccles. 350 pages Introduction by H.R.F. Keating. Contains 20 short stories by various authors including Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie, Margery Allingham, Rudyard Kipling, Chesterton, Edgar Wallace etc ID273251 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Short Stories from the Strand, Beare, Geraldine (Selected by)
828 Beare, Geraldine (Selected by) Short Stories from the Strand
London The Folio Society 1992 1st thus Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx].Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Minor mark to front free endpaper. Black & white illustrations by David Eccles. Gold foil slipcase a little marked at edges. 318 pages Introduction by Frank Delaney. 25 short stories which appeared in The Strand magazine from 1891 onwards. Includes authors Conan Doyle, Elizabeth Goudge, Dorothy Parker, Graham Greene, Steinbeck, H.G. Wells, Joseph Conrad, etc. ID273252 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Fellowship of Three: The Lives and Association of John Hunter [1728-1793] ; James Cook [1728-1779]; and Joseph Banks [1743-1820], Beasley, A.W.
829 Beasley, A.W. Fellowship of Three: The Lives and Association of John Hunter [1728-1793] ; James Cook [1728-1779]; and Joseph Banks [1743-1820]
Sydney Kangaroo Press 1993 0864175426 / 9780864175427 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. DJ spine a little faded. Illustrated with Colour & Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 80 pages. ID15921 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Home Away from Home, Beasley, A.W.
830 Beasley, A.W. Home Away from Home
Wellington, New Zealand Central Institute of Technology 2000 1869340760 / 9781869340766 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Card French Flaps. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 158 pages The story of three generations of a family. From Robert Boyne Home who served in the Seven Years War as a surgeon, his son Everard Home and eminent surgeon of the Regency era, and Everard's son, James who did his best to restore the family's good name through his commitment to colonial New Zealand. Provides a glimpse into the scientific and social world of the period which spanned the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. ID259144 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Club on the Terrace.  The Wellington Club 1841-1996, Beasley, A.W.
831 Beasley, A.W. The Club on the Terrace. The Wellington Club 1841-1996
Wellington, New Zealand The Wellington Club 1996 1869340590 / 9781869340599 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Lovely book in excellent condition. Colour and black & white illustrations including photographs. 280 pages The history of New Zealand's Wellington Club - a slice of NZ social and political history. ID255735 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Mantle of Surgery. The First Seventy-five Years of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Beasley, A.W.
832 Beasley, A.W. The Mantle of Surgery. The First Seventy-five Years of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Melbourne Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2002 0473083639 / 9780473083632 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 310 pages This commemorative history traces the development of what is now the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, and it tells of those who helped make the college what it is today. ID263476 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Missos. A history of the Federated Miscellaneous Workers Union, Beasley, Margo
833 Beasley, Margo The Missos. A history of the Federated Miscellaneous Workers Union
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1996 1863736492 / 9781863736497 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. 227 pages ID215488 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Ballet, Beaton, Cecil
834 Beaton, Cecil Ballet
London Allan Wingate 1951 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket.Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings by Cecil Beaton A personal memoir of the ballet containing Cecil Beaton's photographs, drawings and prose. ID295830 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Cecil Beaton's Fair Lady, Beaton, Cecil
835 Beaton, Cecil Cecil Beaton's Fair Lady
New York Henry Holt & Company 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a very good dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made, removable plastic sleeve. Lengthy Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs of the stars, particularly Audrey Hepburn, in the costumes for the film and black and white drawings of the costume designs. 128 pages Diary and memoir of the making of the film ' My Fair Lady' by the photographer, writer and designer, Cecil Beaton. ID294386 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Ariadne's Children, Beaton, Roderick
836 Beaton, Roderick Ariadne's Children
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1995 0297815229 / 9780297815228 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 371 pages Author's first novel. Across the decades of the 20th century and two wars, from England to the Aegean unfolds a legacy of failed expectation, deceit and violent death, the resolution of which lies in the terrible decoding of a bloodline. ID241797 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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837 Beattie, Andrew & Ehrlich, Paul WILD SOLUTIONS How Biodiversity Is Money in the Bank
Melbourne University Press 2001 0522849865 / 9780522849868 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Black & white illustrations by Christine Turnbull xii, 239pp ID252207 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Task Force Helmand. A Soldier's Story of Life, Death and Combat on the Afghan Front Line, Beattie, Doug (with Philip Gomm)
838 Beattie, Doug (with Philip Gomm) Task Force Helmand. A Soldier's Story of Life, Death and Combat on the Afghan Front Line
London Pocket Books 2009 1847376452 / 9781847376459 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. xxvii, 337 pages A Miltary Cross winner, Doug Beattie writes of the chaos and ferocity of war in Afghanistan. ID266658 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Passport to War, Beattie, Edward W.
839 Beattie, Edward W. Passport to War
London Peter Davies 1943 3rd Printing 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. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. iv, 331 pages Ed Beattie was an American war correspondent who was at many of the major events just prior to and during World War 2, including the Battle of Britain. An eyewitness account of these times starting in 1937. ID218997 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Beyond Australia's Cities, Beatty, Bill
840 Beatty, Bill Beyond Australia's Cities
Melbourne Cassell & Co. 1956 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Good dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A clean and tidy copy but with wear. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 200 pages Beatty's travels through 1950s outback Australia. ID5875 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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