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The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, Volumes I and II, A to M and M to Z
Little, William (prepared by)
Book Number: 65899
ISBN: 
Guild / BCA, 1983. 4tos. blue cloth hardcovers. 2672pp. Very good, prelims creased, a little specking to cover. / no d/ws.
Price: $55.00


Between man and beast: an unlikely explorer, the evolution debates, and the adventure that took the Victorian world by storm.
Reel, Monte
Book Number: 65898
ISBN: 9780385534222
Doubleday, New York 2013. 8vo. hardcover. 331pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Kennedy of Cape York
Beale, Edgar
Book Number: 65897
ISBN: 0851790062
Adelaide Rigby 1970 8vo hardcover 281pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w with lightly faded spine.
Price: $18.00


Bound for Botany Bay
Clune, Frank
Book Number: 65896
ISBN: 
Angus & Robertson Publishers, Sydney, 1964. 8vo. hardcover. 203pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. 1965 Narrative of a Voyage in 1798 aboard the Death Ship
Price: $28.00


Wireless for Beginners
Boltz, C. L.
Book Number: 65895
ISBN: 
London: George G Harrap & Co, 1958. 4th edition. 8vo. Red cloth hard cover, 272pp. index. b/w frontis. very good, owner's details on fep. / Fair d/w with some small tears & chips.
Price: $25.00


The Eavesdroppers. The best kept secret of World War 2.
Bleakley, Jack
Book Number: 65894
ISBN: 064630786x
J. Bleakley, Balwyn, Vic. 1996. 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 261pp. index, b/w illus., maps. Very good. Some light foxing to cover, fep. and edge, two small tears at the bottom of the spine.
Price: $150.00


The Ghosts of Roebuck Bay : The 1942 Attack on Broome and its Tragic Aftermath
Shaw, Ian W.
Book Number: 65893
ISBN: 9781742612362
Pan Macmillan Australia, 2014. 8vo. softcover. 282pp. Very good.
Price: $12.00


The Japanese Thrust (Australia in the War of 1939-1945)
Wigmore, Lionel
Book Number: 65892
ISBN: 
Australian War Memorial, 1957 Large 8vo. hardcover. 715pp. index. + b/w plates. Very good, foxing to endpapers, some spotting to cloth on rear board. / no d/w.
Price: $20.00


Air War Against Japan 1943-1945 (Australia in the War of 1939-1945)
Odgers, George
Book Number: 65891
ISBN: 
Australian War Memorial, 1957 Large 8vo. hardcover. 533pp. index. + b/w plates. Fair, water stain on page edges, pages wavy, spotting on cover.
Price: $15.00


Iberia : Spanish Travels And Reflections
Michener, James A
Book Number: 65890
ISBN: 0552987328
Corgi 1983. 8vo. softcovers. 2 volumes. index, b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers.
Price: $25.00


Weymouth at War
Hill, Ron
Book Number: 65889
ISBN: 0948699205
Dorset Publishing Company, 1990. 8vo. hardcover. 76pp. + 32 pages of photos at rear. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00


The Hentys: An Australian Colonial Tapestry.
Bassett, Marnie
Book Number: 65888
ISBN: 
Melbourne University Press, 1955. 8vo. softcover. 578pp. index, b/w illus., map, endpaper maps. Good+, small crease on top corner.
Price: $20.00


Letters from Holman's Find
Hummerston, Ian
Book Number: 65887
ISBN: 9781921206962
Sid Harta, Australia, 2008. 8vo. softcover. 260pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $10.00


Old Torrington. A History of Torrington and District 1881 - 1981
Cremer, V. L.
Book Number: 65886
ISBN: 
Glen Innes 1981 8vo. stapled wraps. 96pp. b/w illus. Very good+.
Price: $25.00


The Mitrokhin Archive. The KGB in Europe and the West
Andrew, Christopher & Mitrokhin, Vasili
Book Number: 65885
ISBN: 0713993588
Allen Lane, The Penguin Press, London 1999. 8vo. hardcover. 996pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Pastoral
Shute, Nevil - Illustrations by Rosemary Neale
Book Number: 65884
ISBN: 
William Heinemann, London, 1945. 1st Australian edition. 8vo. hardcover. 219pp. Good+, outer page edges toned. / Fair, chipped d/w.
Price: $12.00


A Primer of Spoken English
Sweet, Henry
Book Number: 65883
ISBN: 
Oxford at the Clarendon Press, U.K. 1900. 3rd edition revised. 8vo. hardcover. 97pp. + 8 pages of publisher's ads. Very good.
Price: $45.00


The bond of poetry; a book of verse for Australasian schools
Stable, J. J. (selected by )
Book Number: 65882
ISBN: 
Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press 1938. 8vo. red cloth hardcover. 180pp. Good+, owner's details on fep, wear to cover corners.
Price: $15.00


Ghosts of the Big Country.
WILLEY, Keith
Book Number: 65881
ISBN: 085179985x
Adelaide, Rigby, 1975. first edition 8vo. hardcover. (xvi), 243pp, 32 b&w plates. Good+, some rubbing to cover edges. / Very good d/w, rubbed on top edge.
Price: $12.00


Pink Flannel
Park, Ruth
Book Number: 65880
ISBN: 
Angus & Robertson, Sydney 1955 8vo. hardcover. 223pp. b/w illus. Very Good, foxing on endpapers. / Very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Antrim Is My Stepfather's Name: The Boyhood of Billy the Kid
Weddle, Jerry
Book Number: 65879
ISBN: 0910037310
Arizona Historical Society, 1993. Large 8vo. softcover. 96pp., b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $20.00


The Last of the Fathers: Saint Bernard of Clairvaux and the Encyclical Letter, Doctor Mellifluus
Merton, Thomas
Book Number: 65878
ISBN: 
Hollis and Carter, London, 1954. 8vo. hardcover. 123pp. Good+, some foxing. / Good+ d/w rubbed on spine ends. Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, a dominant figure in the history of the Catholic Church and the last of the Church Fathers, died in his monastery in Burgundy on August 20, 1153. The eight centenary of his death inspired Pope Pius XII to issue one of his most significant encyclical letters..Doctor Mellifluus.
Price: $18.00


The Shell Combined Book of Knots and Ropework (Practical and Decorative)
Fry, Eric C.
Book Number: 65877
ISBN: 0715381970
David & Charles Newton Abbot 1981. Large 8vo. hardcover. 95 knots with step by step illustrated instructions. Index. Very good, small owner's signature on fep. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


REVOLVING PICTURES. A reproduction of an antique picture book by Ernet Nister.
NISTER, ERNEST
Book Number: 65876
ISBN: 
Collins in 1979. Square 8vo. Laminated pictorial boards, Reproduced from the original of 1892. 6 col. revolving pictures. Very good, owner's inscription on fep.
Price: $15.00


Antrctica's Forgotten Men.
Quartermain, L.B.
Book Number: 65875
ISBN: 0908582528
Millwood Press, Wellington, 1981. 8vo. blue cloth hardcover. 192pp. b/w illus. Very Good, rubbing to cover corners. / no d/w.
Price: $30.00


Outback
Sawrey, Hugh
Book Number: 65874
ISBN: 0730102289
Milson''s Point, N.S.W. Currawong Press 1982 4to hardcover 112pp colour illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $10.00


Gethsemane
Hare, David
Book Number: 65873
ISBN: 9780571245291
Faber & Faber, London, 2008. 8vo. softcover. 123pp. Very good+.
Price: $10.00


The Glugs of Gosh
C.J. Dennis; illustrated by Hal Gye
Book Number: 65872
ISBN: 0207180679
Angus and Robertson Facsimile Reprint 1993 8vo. softcover, 130pp. b&w line drawings. Very good, foxing to endpapers
Price: $8.00


The Complete Guide to Card Conjuring
Adair, Ian
Book Number: 65871
ISBN: 04980223820
The Tantivy Press, London 1980. 8vo. hardcover. 108pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Fair, torn d/w.
Price: $15.00


Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess
Fischer, Bobby
Book Number: 65870
ISBN: 0701516097
Cheshire, Melbourne 1972 8vo. hardcover. 178pp. b/w illus. Very good, outer page edges toned, light foxing to endpapers. / Good, foxed d/w with some small tears and a crease on rear flap. Scarce Australian edition.
Price: $1500.00


The Six Wives of Henry VIII
Fraser, Antonia
Book Number: 65869
ISBN: 0297812424
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1992 large 8vo. hardcover. 479pp. index. + colour & b/w plates. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Pipe Dreams : A Surfer's Journey
Slater, Kelly
Book Number: 65868
ISBN: 0060096292
Regan Books 2003. 8vo hardcover 338pp, colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w. Six-time world surfing champion, actor, and US heart-throb Kelly Slater tells of the struggles and triumphs he's experienced throughout his life and how they have helped him to become one of the world's most loved sports figures.
Price: $12.00


Antoni Gaudi Salvador Dali
Kliczkowski, H.
Book Number: 65867
ISBN: 8489439389
Loft Publications, Barcelona 2002. 8vo. hardcover. 96pp. colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


John F. Kennedy: An Unfinished Life 1917-1963
Dallek, Robert
Book Number: 65866
ISBN: 0713997390
Allen Lane 2003 8vo hardcover 838pp index, b/w illus. very good. / good, creased & rubbed d/w. Drawing upon previously unavailable material and never-before opened archives, we learn for the first time just how sick Kennedy was, what medications he took and how severely his medical condition affected his actions as President. We learn the real story of how he became Attorney General and the path he would have taken with Vietnam.
Price: $25.00


The Real Far East : Way Beyond Siberia
Barrell, Tony
Book Number: 65865
ISBN: 1920769544
Scribe Publications, Melbourne, 2005. 8vo. softcover. 248pp. b/w ilus. Very good, page edges toned.
Price: $12.00


Orchids
Riehl, Matthias
Book Number: 65864
ISBN: 
Andre Deutsch, 1958. Small 4to. hardcover. 60pp. 16 plates reproduced in 8-colour offset lithography from the original water-colour drawings by Karl Alexander. Good, some foxing. / good, chipped, torn d/w.
Price: $12.00


From Postbox to Powerhouse: A Centenary History of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 1911-2010
Weller, Patrick; Scott, Joanne and Stevens, Bronwy
Book Number: 65863
ISBN: 9781742375144
Allen & Unwin, Sydney 2011. 8vo. hardcover. 336pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $20.00


John G : the authorised biography of John Gielgud
Morley, Sheridan
Book Number: 65862
ISBN: 0340368039
London Hodder & Stoughton 2001 first edition 8vo hardcover 510pp index, b/w illus. good, pages toned. / Good+ d/w. The authorised biography of the greatest classical actor of all time John Gielgud's career, spanning almost eighty years, could be described as the history of twentieth-century British theatre. Seven years before his death, John Gielgud invited Sheridan Morley to become his only authorised biographer, handing over to him letters and diaries and personal files.
Price: $10.00


The Life of Thomas Moore
Ackroyd, Peter
Book Number: 65861
ISBN: 1856197115
Random House Australia 1998. 8vo. hardcover. 435pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Good, some foxing to outer page edges, rear endpaper creased. / Good d/w rubbed & torn on top edge.
Price: $15.00


Blood Stains the Wattle
De Lacy, Keith
Book Number: 65860
ISBN: 1876780223
Central Queensland University Press Rockhampton 2002. 8vo. softcover. 289pp. Very good, inscribed & signed by author.
Price: $15.00


Cast of Ravens: The Strange Case of Sir Thomas Overbury
White, B.
Book Number: 65859
ISBN: 
John Murray, London 1965. 8vo. hardcover. 260pp. index, b/w frontis. Very good. / Good, rubbed d/w.
Price: $12.00


Sea Jargon : A Dictionary of the Unwritten Language of the Sea
Lind, Clive A.
Book Number: 65858
ISBN: 0949924229
Kangaroo Press 1983. 8vo hardcover 160pp, b/w illus. very good, owner's signature on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


The Loves of Dido and Aeneas. Being the Fourth Book of the Aeneid translated into English Verse.
Irvine, A. L. (editor). Translated by Richard Fanshawe
Book Number: 65857
ISBN: 
Basil Blackwell, Oxford 1924 8vo. hardcover. 132pp. Very good, foxing to endpapers & outer page edges. / Good foxed d/w chipped on edges. Text in Latin and English
Price: $75.00


Ballarat Labor: From Miner Hesitancy to Golden Age
Cleary, Colin
Book Number: 65856
ISBN: 9780646475264
Colin Cleary, Epsom, Victoria, 2007. 8vo. softcover. 321pp. index, b/w illus. Good, front cover corners creased, foxing to fep. Signed by author.
Price: $12.00


DARE CALL IT TREASON. the story of the mutinies in the French Army in 1917 and of the thirty years of political corruption and military incompetence which led up to them.
Watt, Richard M.
Book Number: 65855
ISBN: 
Chatto & Windus, London. 1964. 8vo. hardcover. 285pp. index, b/w illus. Good+, some flecking to cloth on top edge of cover. / Fair, chipped d/w.
Price: $15.00


Sailing Tall: Around the World on the Square-rigged Passat (1946-1948)
Wood, Max
Book Number: 65854
ISBN: 1574091891
Seafarer Books, U.K. 2004. 8vo. softcover. 149pp. b/w drawings, b/w plates. Very good, page edges lightly toned.
Price: $12.00


Making Priscilla
Clark, Al
Book Number: 65853
ISBN: 0140246525
Penguin Australia, 1994. 8vo. softcover. 178pp. b/w illus. Very good, page edges lightly toned.
Price: $12.00


No Bugles for Spies, Tales of the O.S.S
Alcorn, Robert Hayden
Book Number: 65852
ISBN: 
Jarrolds, London 1963. 8vo. hardcover. 209pp. Good+, foxing, mainly to endpapers, prelims and outer page edges. / Good+ d/w chipped at top of spine.
Price: $12.00


Aristotle's Politics and Athenian Constitution
Aristotle; Edited and Translated by John Warrington
Book Number: 65851
ISBN: 0460006053
Dent / Everyman 1976. 8vo. hardcover. 319pp. index. Very good+, light foxing to endpapers. / Very Good foxed d/w.
Price: $15.00


The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
Winchester, Simon
Book Number: 65849
ISBN: 0198607024
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2003. 8vo. hardcover. 260pp. b/w illus. Very good+. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $12.00