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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

Shute, Nevil - Illustrations by Rosemary Neale
Book Number: 65884
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
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
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.
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
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
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.
Book Number: 65876
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

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

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

Riehl, Matthias
Book Number: 65864
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
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
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
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
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

Handbook for Spies
Foote, Alexander
Book Number: 65850
Museum Press London 1964. 2nd edition. 8vo. hardcover. 192pp. Very good. / Very good d/w with faded spine.
Price: $35.00

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

The Man in the Brown Suit
Christie, Agatha
Book Number: 65848
ISBN: 0002321386
Collins, London 1987. 8vo. Hardcover. 190pp. Very good, small light crease on rear corner. / Very good d/w.
Price: $10.00

The Devil's Playground
Tsiolkas, Christos
Book Number: 65847
ISBN: 0868196711
Currency Press, Strawberry Hills NSW, 2002. 8vo. softcover. 81pp. b/w illus. Very good. An intimate portrait of Tom, a thirteen-year-old struggling in spirit and body with the constraints of living in a Catholic seminary. It is also the story of the Brothers and how they cope with the demands of thier faith. A 1976 semi-autobiographical film by Australian director Fred Schepisi. Christos Tsiolkas invites you into his twenty year journey of viewing, re-viewing and re-imagining the film.
Price: $10.00

Milo's Wife
Forde, Margery & Michael
Book Number: 65846
ISBN: 0868196754
Currency Press, Strawberry Hills NSW, 2002. 8vo. softcover. pp63. +xii of production details + ads. Very good.
Price: $15.00

The Complete Greek Tragedies: Sophocles I
Grene, David & Lattimore, Richmond (editors) [Sophocles]
Book Number: 65845
University Of Chicago Press, 1954. 8vo. softcover. 206pp. Good, a little underlining, small crease on rear corner, owner's name on fep. Includes Oedipus The King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone.
Price: $10.00

The Story of the Stone. Volume 1. The Golden Days
Xueqin, Cao. Translated by David Hawkes
Book Number: 65844
ISBN: 0140442936
Penguin 1973. 8vo. softcover. 542pp. Very good.
Price: $15.00

Ovid's Selected Works
Thornton, J. C. & M. J. (editors) [Ovid]
Book Number: 65843
J M Dent And Sons Limited, London 1955. Small 8vo. hardcover. 432pp. index. Very good, owner's details on fep. / good, chipped d/w. Everyman's Library No. 955.
Price: $15.00

Green Mountains and Cullenbong
O'Rielly, Bernard
Book Number: 65842
Brisbane. Smith & Patterson 1949 8vo. hardcover. 325pp. index, b/w plates, folding map on verso of frontis. Very Good, very light tape marks on endpapers, previous owner has tipped in a folding map and several news clipping between the rear endpaper and index. Owner's signature verso of fep. / Very Good d/w with some light tape marks on inside flaps.
Price: $45.00

First Athenian Memories
Mackenzie, Compton
Book Number: 65841
Cassell London, 1931. 8vo. hardcover. 402pp. index. Very good. / no d/w. Second volume of Makenzie's war memories.
Price: $45.00

Rum and Coca-Cola
de Boissiere, Ralph
Book Number: 65840
Australasian Book Society, Melbourne, 1956. 8vo. softcover. 314pp. Good, cover faded. For ambitious Mopsy, Fred, a union activist, and Indra, an educated Indian woman, the arrival of American soldiers means Trinidad will never be the same
Price: $25.00

The Letters of T S Eliot Volume 2: 1923-1925
Eliot, T. S. edited by Valerie Eliot & Hugh Haughton
Book Number: 65839
ISBN: 9780571140817
Faber & Faber, London, 2009. 8vo. hardcover. 878pp. index. Very good. Good d/w rubbed on rear panel.
Price: $15.00

Vonnegut, Kurt
Book Number: 65838
London Jonathan Cape, 1988 8vo hardcover 300pp. Good, top edge foxed, page edges toned. / Good d/w creased on rear flap.
Price: $18.00

The Gospel According to the Son
Mailer, Norman
Book Number: 65837
ISBN: 0679457836
Random House, New York, 1997. 8vo. hardcover. Very good. / Very good d/w. Norman Mailer fused fact and fiction to create indelible portraits of such figures as Marilyn Monroe, Gary Gilmore, and Lee Harvey Oswald. In The Gospel According to the Son, Mailer reimagines, as no other modern author has, the key character of Western history. Here is Jesus Christ’s story in his own words: the discovery of his divinity and the painful, powerful journey to accepting and expressing it, “as if I were a man enclosing another man within.” In its brevity and piercing simplicity, it may be Mailer’s most accessible, direct, and heartfelt work.
Price: $15.00

Extraordinary Canadians: Louis Hippolyte Lafontaine and Robert Baldwin
Saul, John Ralston
Book Number: 65836
ISBN: 9780670067329
Penguin 2010. 8vo. hardcover. 253pp. Very good, large owner's inscription on title page. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00