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A World of My Own: The Single-Handed, Non-stop Circumnavigation of the World in Suhaili
Knox-Johnston, Robin
Book Number: 65987
ISBN: 0304934739
Cassell, London 1969 8vo. hardcover. 240pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w
Price: $16.00


Compass: A Story of Exploration and Innovation
Gurney, Alann
Book Number: 65986
ISBN: 0393050734
Norton New York 2004 8vo. hardcover. 320pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $15.00


Windjammer 'Prentice
Large, Captain Vincent
Book Number: 65985
ISBN: 0091086205
Hutchinson of Australia 1971. 8vo. hardcover. 208pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w with a little fading and rubbing to edges.
Price: $25.00


Marline-Spike Seamanship: The Art of Handling, Splicing and Knotting Wire
Popple, Leonard
Book Number: 65984
ISBN: 
Brown, Glasgow 1958. 8vo. Stiff illustrated boards with cloth spine. 82pp. b/w illus. Good, foxing and toning to pages, some wear and fading to cover.
Price: $25.00


The Marlinspike Sailor
Smith, Hervey Garrett.
Book Number: 65983
ISBN: 0715355295
David & Charles Newton Abbot 1972. 8vo hardcover 161pp index, b/w illus. very good, light foxing to endpapers, page edges slightly toned, some light soiling on page 20. / very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Instant Boats
Payson, Harold H.
Book Number: 65982
ISBN: 0877421102
International Marine Publishing, Camden, Maine, USA 1979. 8vo. hardcover. 135pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good faded d/w.
Price: $30.00


Complete Amateur Boat Building in Wood, glass Fibre and Metal
Verney, Michael
Book Number: 65981
ISBN: 
John Murray, 1964. 8vo. hardcover. 309pp. + 7pp of ads. b/w illus. Very good, owner's details on fep. / no d/w .
Price: $15.00


Beyond the West Horizon
Hiscock, Eric C.
Book Number: 65980
ISBN: 
Oxford University Press, 1963. 8vo. hardcover. 203pp. index, colour illus. Very good, pages slightly toned, owner's name on fep./ Fair, chipped d/w w.
Price: $12.00


Boatbuilding Manual
Steward, Robert M.
Book Number: 65979
ISBN: 0877420149
International Marine Publishing Company., USA., 1976. 8vo. hardcover. 220pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Poor chipped d/w.
Price: $25.00


Lapstrake Boatbuilding. Volume 1 & 2
Simmons, Walter J.
Book Number: 65978
ISBN: 
International Marine Publishing Company, Camden, Maine 1980 8vo. hardcovers. pp.172,256. b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to volume 1 endpapers, volume 2 cover has a slight bend. / Very good d/ws, d/w of volume has a faded spine.
Price: $90.00


Times & Tides : A Middle Harbour memoir
Souter, Gavin
Book Number: 65977
ISBN: 0731812247
Pymble, N.S.W. Simon & Schuster 2004 Small 8vo hardcover 278pp index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. / very good+ d/w.
Price: $18.00


Guide to the Historic Trigonometrical Stations of Sydney's North
Dawson, Tony
Book Number: 65976
ISBN: 9780959029635
Manly Warringah & Pittwater Historical Society, 2007. 8vo. softcover. 118pp., index, b/w illus. Very good+. Inscribed & signed by author.
Price: $50.00


Clinker Boatbuilding
Leather, John
Book Number: 65975
ISBN: 0229115047
Alard Coles, London 1974. 8vo. hardcover. 208pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $30.00


Cruising Hints
Cooke, Francis B.
Book Number: 65974
ISBN: 
Edward Arnold, London 1948. 6th edition. 8vo. hardcover. 480pp. index, b/w illus., 15 folding plates at rear. Good, some water stains on cloth cover. / Fair, chipped & toned d/w.
Price: $15.00


CRUISING NEW CALEDONIA AND VANUATU
Lucas, Alan
Book Number: 65973
ISBN: 0725510676
Horwitz Grahame 1981 8vo laminated boards, hardcover 192pp, b/w illus. very good.
Price: $35.00


The Sailing Yacht
Baader, Juan
Book Number: 65972
ISBN: 
Alard Coles, London 1965. 8vo. hardcover. 336pp. index, b/w illus., some folding. Very good. / Fair, chipped d/w.
Price: $18.00


Cruising Under Sail
Hiscock, Eric C.
Book Number: 65971
ISBN: 019217522x
Oxford University Press, 1974. 2nd edition. 8vo. hardcover. 468pp. index, b/w illus., one folding. Very good./ Fair, chipped d/w.
Price: $12.00


Boatbuilding, A Complete Handbook of Wooden Boat Construction
Chapelle, Howard I.
Book Number: 65970
ISBN: 
London, Allen & Unwin. 1966 8vo. red cloth hardcover. 624pp. index, b/w illus. good, some soiling to front cover. / no d/w.
Price: $30.00


Wandering Under Sail
Hiscock, Eric C.
Book Number: 65969
ISBN: 0192175297
Oxford University Press, 1977. 8vo. hardcover. 244pp. index, b/w illus., map. Very good./ Very good d/w with chipped corners & spine ends.
Price: $18.00


From Oar to Diesel on the Swan.
Murray, Mr, K, O.
Book Number: 65968
ISBN: 
Western Australian Historical Society 1949. 8vo. stapled wraps. 20pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


Powelltown, A History of its Timber Mills and Tramways
Stamford, F. E.; Stuckey, E. G.; Maynard, G. L.
Book Number: 65967
ISBN: 090934020x
Light Railway Research Society of Australia, Melbourne, 1984. 4to. hardcover. 151pp. index, b/w illus, folding map at rear. Near Fine. / Good d/w with some wear and stains
Price: $33.00


The Fairy Tales of The Brothers Grimm.
Rackham, Arthur (editor). Translated by Mrs. Edgar Lucas.
Book Number: 65966
ISBN: 
Constable & Company Ltd. 1909. 4to. dec. red cloth hardcover. 325pp. 40 tipped-in colour plates, b/w illus. Very good, some foxing, mainly to edges & endappers. All plates with tissue guards in excellent condition. Some light wear and tiny tears to covers on spine ends. Spine slightly faded with a small hole. Sone insect damage to cloth on front board. Owner's inscription on half-title dated 1909.
Price: $1200.00


The Big Book of Fables
Jerrold, Walter (editor). Illustrated by Charles Robinson
Book Number: 65965
ISBN: 
Blackie and Son Ltd. 1912. 4to. dec. red cloth hardcover, all edges gilt. 294pp. b/w illus. 28 full page colour plates. Good, some foxing, wear to cover corners, some creases on the tips of the corners of a few pages. Spine slightly faded.
Price: $75.00


Burke's Peerage Baronetage & Knightage Clan Chiefs Scottish Feudal Barons. 3 volumes.
Mosleu, Charles. (editor-in-chief)
Book Number: 65964
ISBN: 071196621
Burke's Peerage & Gentry, USA 2003. 107th edition. 3 volumes 4to. hardcovers in box. 4556pp., b/w illus. Very good+, top cover corner on volume 3 bumped. Very heavy set, extra post may apply.
Price: $750.00


The World of Peter Rabbit - The Complete Collection of Original Tales 1 - 23
Potter, Beatrix
Book Number: 65963
ISBN: 
Warne / Penguin 2002. 8mo. hardcovers in illustrated box, colour illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/ws. Some light toning to some dustcovers.
Price: $75.00


The Battling Prophet
Upfield, Arthur
Book Number: 65962
ISBN: 
Penguin 1961 8vo softcover 200pp very good.
Price: $12.00


Practical Yacht Construction
Watts, C. J. & Jurd, K. H. C.
Book Number: 65961
ISBN: 
Adlard Coles, London 1963. Large 8vo. hardcover. 170pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Good d/w chipped & crease on top edge.
Price: $45.00


The longest hop : celebrating 50 years of the QANTAS kangaroo route, 1947-1997
Stackhouse, John.
Book Number: 65960
ISBN: 1875359362
Edgecliff, NSW Focus Publishing 1997 4to hardcover 192pp illus. very good, bottom page edges a little wavy. / very good d/w creased on bottom edge.
Price: $18.00


Spritsails and Lugsails
Leather, John
Book Number: 65959
ISBN: 0229115179
Alard Coles, London 1989. Oblong 8vo. hardcover. 392pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, small stain on the top corner of the first two pages. / Very good+ slightly toned d/w.
Price: $90.00


Original MGA: The Restorer's Guide to All Roadster and Coupe Models Including Twin Cam
Clausager, Anders Ditlev
Book Number: 65958
ISBN: 1870979311
Bay View Books, Devon UK., 1996. 4to. hardcover. 112p. colour illus. Near Fine. / Very good d/w with small tear on bottom corner.
Price: $30.00


The Air Racers: Aviation''s Golden Era 1909-1936.
Gwynn-Jones, Terry.
Book Number: 65957
ISBN: 0701815191
Sydney: Lansdowne Press, 1983. 4to. hardcover. 224pp. index, colour illus. Very good, page edge wavy. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Grand Prix Car - Volume Two
Pomeroy, Laurence
Book Number: 65956
ISBN: 
Motor Racing Publications, 1954. Revised edition. 4to. hardcover. 344pp. index, 43 b/w plates, 4 folding. Very good, foxing to endpapers, outer page edges toned. / Fair, browned d/w with large tear on front panel(repaired), a few small tears and stained on bottom edge.
Price: $200.00


More Gretta Anna Recipes
Gretta Anna Teplitzky
Book Number: 65955
ISBN: 0908435010
Angus & Robertson 1987. 1st edition, 4to. hardcover. 193pp. index, colour illus. Very Good, rubbing on spine ends, foxing to endpapers. ribbon bookmark. Inscribed & signed by author. Plastic jacket is a little soiled. Recipes from Gretta Anna Teplitzky, principal of her own cookery school in Sydney for many years.
Price: $25.00


The Golden Age of Handbuilt Bicycles: Craftsmanship, Elegance, and Function
Heine, Jan; Praderes,Jean-Pierre
Book Number: 65954
ISBN: 9780847830947
Rizzoli, New York 2009. 4to. hardcover. 168pp. colour illus. Very good, light rubbing at bottom of spine cover and bottom corners. / Very god d/w with a small tear and crease at the bottom of the spine.
Price: $95.00


Pates and Terrines
Ehlert, Friedrich W.; Longue, Edouard; Raffael, Michael; Wesel, Frank
Book Number: 65953
ISBN: 0701817984
Lansdowne Press 1984 4to. hardcover. 192pp. index, colour illus. very good, owner''s details on fep. / good+ d/w,.
Price: $55.00


Terrines, Pates & Galantines (The Good cook, techniques & recipes)
Editors, Time Life
Book Number: 65952
ISBN: 0705406067
Time Life 1984. 4to hardcover 176pp index, colour illus. very good.
Price: $25.00


Botanical Riches: Stories Of Botanical Exploration
Aitken, Richard
Book Number: 65951
ISBN: 0522852017
The Miegunyah Press, Melbourne, 2007. 4to. hardcover. 243pp. index, colour illus. Very good, slight wave to top edge of pages. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $30.00


The Glen Davis Story. History of the Capertee Valley
Taylor, G. J.
Book Number: 65950
ISBN: 
Self Published. N.D. 4to. stapled wraps. 78pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Taisho Chic: Japanese Modernity, Nostalgia & Deco
Brown, Kendall & Minichiello, Sharon (essays by)
Book Number: 65949
ISBN: 0937426520
Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu 2004. Square 4to. softcover. 176pp. index, colour illus. Near fine.
Price: $30.00


World of Origami
Honda, Isao
Book Number: 65948
ISBN: 
Japan Publications Trading Company 1971. 4to. hardcover. 264pp., index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to outer page edges. / Good+ d/w slightly wrinkled on front panel with a small tear.
Price: $35.00


A Practical Guide to Japanese Gardening
Chesshire, Charles
Book Number: 65947
ISBN: 0754834956
Alto Books, Melbourne 2009. 4to. hardcover. 236pp., index, colour illus. Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $30.00


The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Japanese Gardening
Chesshire, Charles
Book Number: 65946
ISBN: 184681247x
Hermes House, London 2010. 4to. softcover. 236pp., colour illus. Fine.
Price: $55.00


Mosman Impressions - the moon rises and transforms the harbour .... sheltered familiar bays become mysterious.
Nancy Phelan (Text by)
Book Number: 65945
ISBN: 0646127721
Mosman City Council 1993 4to. hardcover, Red boards, 163pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. Illustrated throughout with aerial photographs, period photographs, paintings, facsimilies, descriptions, poetry. Contents includes Mosman Bay, Curlew Camp, Athol Bay, Taylors Bay, Chowder Head, Clifton Gardens, Middle Head, Middle Harbour, Balmoral Beach, Chinamans Beach, The Spit, Beauty Point, Urban Life, People in the Arts and Media
Price: $18.00


Japanese Prints
Fahr-Becker, Gabriele
Book Number: 65944
ISBN: 9783822835098
Taschen Benedikt, Koln 2007. 4to. hardcover. 200pp. colour illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $18.00


Sho Japanese Calligraphy: An In-depth Introduction To The Art Of Writing Characters
Earnshaw, Christopher
Book Number: 65943
ISBN: 0804815682
Tuttle Publishing, Boston 2003. 4to. softcover. 173pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Buehler's Backyard Boatbuilding
Buehler, George
Book Number: 65938
ISBN: 9780071583800
International Marine, USA, 1991. 8vo. softcover. 371pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $35.00


People of the Two Rivers : Hastings - Camden Haven
Hastings Writers
Book Number: 65937
ISBN: 0957816235
Fellowship of Australian Writers 2003. 4to. softcover. 206pp. b/w illus. Near Fine. Inscription from the president of F.A.W.
Price: $35.00


Martin Burke, father of Pittwater
Macken, James Joseph
Book Number: 65936
ISBN: 0646176048
[New South Wales, Australia] J.J. Macken 1994 4to softcover 96pp index, b/w illus. Good, top edge of pages wavy. Signed by author.
Price: $15.00


Matthew Flinders & His Scientific Gentlemen
Wege, George;Juliet, Alex; Gathe, Jan; Lemson, Kris; Napier, Kath
Book Number: 65935
ISBN: 1920843205
Western Australian Museum, 2005. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 1845pp. index, colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $55.00


On Austral Shores: A Modern Traveller's Guide to the European Exploration of the Coast of Victoria and New South Wales
Lipscombe, Trevor
Book Number: 65934
ISBN: 0858812053
Envirobook, Sydney 2005. 4to. hardcover. 253pp. index, b/w illus., maps. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00