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A Salute to Onions: Some Reflections on Cookery ... and Cooks
Mendelsohn, Oscar A.,
Rigby, Adelaide, 1965. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Lawrie. First Edition. Signed by Author. 300 g; 180 pages, last page blank, illustrated throughout with black line drawings blocked with a dark umber background. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. The title says it all. Starting with roast onions, asparagus with onions, glazed onions, pickled onions, stuffed onions, stuffed leeks, haggis, onion and cook dark, steak and onions, corners pastries, onion cream tarts, Yorkshire onions, onion and peanuts stuffing, garlic soup, onion soup, and then there are the relishes chutneys and pickles. Signed in the ink on the title page. second-hand copy, the front board has been bumped with a small crack, and there is a quarter-inch chair at the top of the front panel of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. The author has signed the book on the title page.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Lawrie. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Signed; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 0277845. Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0277845  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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A Salute to Onions: Some Reflections on Cookery ... and Cooks
Mendelsohn, Oscar A.,
Rigby, Adelaide, 1965. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Lawrie. First Edition. Signed by Author. 300 g; 180 pages, last page blank, illustrated throughout with black line drawings blocked with a dark umber background. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. The title says it all. Starting with roast onions, asparagus with onions, glazed onions, pickled onions, stuffed onions, stuffed leeks, haggis, onion and cook dark, steak and onions, corners pastries, onion cream tarts, Yorkshire onions, onion and peanuts stuffing, garlic soup, onion soup, and then there are the relishes chutneys and pickles. Signed in the ink on the title page, and there is an inscription on the front end page "from the author with kind regards". .. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. The author has signed the book on the title page.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Lawrie. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Signed; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 0228082. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
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A Tale of Scotland
Pearson, R. H.,
ISBN: 0731659228
Self Published, Devonport, 1989. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. By Author on Title Page. VIII, 198 pages, + 6 blank. Illustrated wrapper. Inscription on the title page dated 1/11/89 and signed Russell H. Pearson. The gloss of the wrapper is rubbed on both front and back panels, and there is creasing apparent parallel the spine Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Signed; By Author on Title Page. ISBN: 0731659228. ISBN/EAN: 9780731659227. Inventory No: 0208558. Good Condition
Price: $16.00 (AUD)
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Abba Eban: An Autobiography
Eban, Abba,
ISBN: 0394493028
Random House, New York, 1977. first Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. first Edition. By Author on Free Front Endpaper and Half Titl. indexed. Bright yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with two inserts of black-and-white photographs, of eight pages each, between page 212 and 213 and pages 372 and 373. Light blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt embossed author's initials to the front panel and gilt titles to the backstrip. Black-and-white photographic dustwrapper with blue and purple coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The autobiography of one of Israel's most senior politicians, who was at the creation of Israel and on through the years following. Signed by the author on the free front endpaper. A little rubbing to the book corners and backstrip edges. The front board is bowed. Rubbing and some bumping to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. this is the first USA edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XII, 628 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Signed ; Israel; History. By Author on Free Front Endpaper and Half Titl. ISBN: 0394493028. ISBN/EAN: 9780394493022. Inventory No: 0109230. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $74.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0109230  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Accordion Lessons
Serwylo, Ray,
ISBN: 0889781222
Pulp Press Book Publishers, Vancouver, Canada, 1982. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. By Author On Title Page. (12) 13-80 pages, last page blank. Black-and-white photographic front cover against a blue coloured background with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear panel. Rubbing and creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book panels. Quite noticeable rubbing to the book panels. Browning and some foxing to the text block edges and age toning of the internal text. A book set in post-war Winnipeg in the Ukrainian community and of cultural and personal self-discovery. This book is the fourth winner of the "Pulp Press Three Day Novel-Writing Contest". Signed by the author on the title page. Size: Standard Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Signed ; Canada; By Author On Title Page. ISBN: 0889781222. ISBN/EAN: 9780889781221. Inventory No: 0110969. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
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Backblock Ballads and Other Verses By "Den"
Dennis, C. J.,
E. W. Cole, Melbourne, No date. First Edition
 Leather Leather. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. 200 pages with double front and rear end pages. includes a glossary. Rebound in dark brown leather, gilt tooling to the margins front and back, and to the edges of the boards, gilt tooling and titling to the spine with 5 raised bands. rubbing of the edges of the boards, and the heel of the spine. The rear board has a moisture mark to the right hand side fron the centre to the hinge rising to 2/3rd of the height of the board, with a couple of pressure indentations. Both marbled endpages have short cracks at the hinges, BUT the hinges are sound. Marbling of the text block edges. Pasted to the front paste downs the book plate of M. J. McNally, featuring a dorsal view of a naked woman looking at an opened book that is just slightly smaller than herself. The bookplate has "H.T.P." printed at the lower rhs of the image; The half title page in inscribed in ink pen "To my friend M.J. McNally, with the author's compliments, C. J. Dennis" the National library of Australia gives the publication date of being 1913 Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry; Signed; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 0231501. Good
Price: $1,600.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0231501  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Between the Bays - Mornington Peninsula
Moorhead, Leslie M,
ISBN: 0959486704
Jolbo Studio, Victoria, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Joan Bognuda. First Edition. Signed by Author and Artist. 400 g; 78 pp, end page maps, 28 black and white illustrations; on the page before the half title page there is a statement printed " the 250 copies of the first printing of this book were specially bound and numbered, and signed by the author and artist. This is book number 246/250", signed by both parties. There is a handling mark to the right-hand edge of the title page, otherwise in very good condition. Size: Oblong 4to. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Joan Bognuda. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Signed; Local History -- Victoria; Signed by Author and Artist. ISBN: 0959486704. ISBN/EAN: 9780959486704. Inventory No: 0220570. Good
Price: $35.20 (AUD)
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Beyond the Rainbow
Thwaites, F.J.,
Leisure Productions Pty. Ltd., Sydney, No date. Edition Unstated
 Buckram Buckram. Good/Poor. Edition Unstated. By Author to Free Front End Paper. 500 g.; (6), 7-320 pages. Green coloured buckram cloth covered boards with blue titles to the backstrip. Bumping to the backstrip and rubbing to the book edges. The spine is cocked. Browning to the text block edges and internal text. Offset tanning to the endpapers. Colour illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound), with purple and white titles to the front panel and purple titles to the backstrip. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. The front fold over panel has become detached from the rest of the dustwrapper -- a previous owner has taped the panel back to the rest of the dustwrapper, tape still in situ. This situation has also occurred where the rear dustwrapper panel and fold over panel has become detached at the spine gutter edge, again tape has been used to attach to the rest of the dustwrapper and take is still in situ. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels and there are various rubs marks and chips to the dustwrapper edges. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. The author has signed at the book to the top right-hand corner of the free front end paper. A novel set in a Soviet gulag and Riverina area of Australia. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Signed ; Fiction -- Romance; Australia; By Author to Free Front End Paper. Inventory No: 0111532. Good
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Blurred Boundaries
Smith, Lee,
New Holland, Sydney, 2009. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. By Author on a Half Title Page. 500 g.; (8), 9-247, (9 -- of which three pages are further books from a publishing house) pages, acknowledgements, preface by author. Colour photographic covers with blue titles to the front panel and backstrip. Apart from very faint creasing of the book corners no damage to report. Signed by the author on the half title page. The author, a probation and parole officer at Bathurst Correctional Centre, fell in love with an inmate. This is their story. This is the first Australian edition. Size: Trade Paperback. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Signed ; True Crime ; By Author on a Half Title Page. Inventory No: 0111298. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Digger's Mate
Lunn, Helen,
ISBN: 094721416X
Aird Books, Flemington, Victoria, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Poor. Illustrator: Clifton Pugh. First Edition. By Author on Reverse of Free Front End Paper. 390 g.; II, 30 pages. Pale blue coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous full-colour drawings by Clifton Pugh. Some illustrations are vignettes, quarter page, half page and the occasional full-page drawing. Colour illustrated front cover, with red and black titles to the front panel and back titles to the backstrip. A little bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as the underlying board, with red and black titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. Rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges and a few marks to the laminate of the dustwrapper. There is a 2 inch tear to the top right-hand corner of the rear dustwrapper panel. Colour photographs of author and illustrator to the rear fold over panel. The story of a dog, Digger, and an orphaned wombat, Myrtle. This was the last commissioned work by the illustrator, Clifton Pugh, who, did not live to see the end product but was passionately concerned with conservation, art and the idea of children having access to both. Gift inscription by author to the verso of the free front end paper. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Clifton Pugh. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Signed ; Illustrated; Conservation ; Australia; Illustrated -- Childrens Books . By Author on Reverse of Free Front End Paper. ISBN: 094721416X. ISBN/EAN: 9780947214166. Inventory No: 0107592. Good
Price: $30.80 (AUD)
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Everyday Devils and Angels
Leunig, Michael,
ISBN: 0140159118
Penguin, Ringwood, Victoria, 1992. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Signed by Author and Illustrator. The margins of the front and rear cover next to the spine are very slightly faded. And apart from Michael Leunig's signature on the first page there is no damage. Flatsigned by first page by Michael Leunig. Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; Signed ; Philosophy. Signed by Author and Illustrator. ISBN: 0140159118. ISBN/EAN: 9780140159110. Inventory No: 0272295. Very Good Condition
Price: $44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0272295  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Far as a Man May go: Captain Cook's New Zealand
Maddock, Shirley,
Collins, Auckland, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Don Whyte -- Photography. First Edition. Bookplate with Both Authors Signatures . XVI, 284 pp., endpaper maps, list of 114 illustrations with notation to indicate which are coloured, bibliography. Bookplate No 96, to mark the first publication of the book autographed by us (the authors) for Beaux Arts attached to half title page. Previous owner's gift inscription below the bookplate. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Don Whyte -- Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Local History; History; Signed; New Zealand; Exploration. Bookplate with Both Authors Signatures . Inventory No: 0201079. Very Good Condition
Price: $48.00 (AUD)
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Gateway to Port Phillip Bay
Bognuda, Joan and Moorhead Leslie M.,
ISBN: 0959486712
Jolbo Studio , Devon Meadows, Victoria, 1980. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Poor. Illustrator: Joan Bognuda. First Edition. Signed by Artist. 395 g.; 72 pages, last 2 blank, acknowledgements, list of illustrations, foreword by R.l. Burnard , Brigadier Commandant, Australian Staff College, Fort Queenscliff. Illustrated endpapers, being a map of the Port Phillip Bay area, white and against an ochre coloured background. The text is Illustrated with eight coloured illustrations and 36 black-and-white illustrations by Joan Bognuda. Maroon coloured boards with white writing on spine. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and rubbing to the book corners. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Joan Bognuda, showing The Keep , Fort Queenscliff, with black and red writing on the front panel and black on the spine. The dustwrapper is heavily rubbed and has many handling marks. Creasing to the dustwrapper to the corners. There are a few small tears to the top dustwrapper edge. The major damage to the dustwrapper is a tear that starts at the lower lefthand corner of the front dustwrapper panel that follows the spine gutter edge for 3.5 " and then spans the width of the backstrip. Dustwrapper now protected in library plastic. An invocation, in word and picture, of the spirit and enthusiasm of the early settlers of Port Phillip Bay. Beautifully illustrated by Joan Bognuda who has written " Best Wishes, Live and Love Life, Joan " on the top left-hand corner of the title page, and then has signed her full name under her name on the title page. This is the first Australian edition. Size: Oblong 8vo - 7" - 9" tall but wider. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Joan Bognuda. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Signed ; Art -- Australian ; Local History -- Victoria; Signed by Artist. ISBN: 0959486712. ISBN/EAN: 9780959486711. Inventory No: 0105056. Good
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
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Goodbye Cobber, God Bless You
Hamilton, John,
ISBN: 1405036249
Macmillan, Sydney, 2004. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. Reprint. Signed by Author. The Hill of Valour, bibliography and acknowledgements. At the beginning of the text there are three maps, one showing the Gallipoli peninsula, second: the other showing a contemporary map of the Australian and New Zealand positions at Gallipoli and third showing Colonel White's trench diagram showing Russell's top and The Nek. Between pages 178 and 179 there are 16 pages of black-and-white photography. Photographic paperback binding with gilt and black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "On August 7th 1915, men of the 3rd Light Horse Brigade stage one of the bravest and most futile charges of the First World War. As part of the wider offensive to break out of the Anzac trenchers at Gallipoli they attempted to storm a turkey's position called The Nek. It was a heavily fortified network of trenchers, defended by artillery, machine-guns and thousands of men. To attack it the Light Horse, dismounted and acting as infantry, use nothing but fixed bayonets and raw courage." -- from rear panel blurb. It was a failure and an absolute waste of men! clean copy, no damage to the book, and on the title page there is "to Belinda every best wish John Hamilton" Size: Trade Paperback. [10], XI - XIII, [1], 365, [5] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Signed ; Turkey; WW I; Signed by Author. ISBN: 1405036249. ISBN/EAN: 9781405036245. Inventory No: 0279754. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
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Gulls
Hewett, Robert,
ISBN: 0868190853
Currency Press, Paddington, New South Wales, 1984. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. Inscribed by Author. Author's note, director's note -- Bruce Myles. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs of various theatre company's productions of the play. Black-and-white photographic front cover with black and white titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear panel. A previous owner has covered the book in contact plastic; and has also underlined the internal text with both black lead pencil and "highlighter". Previous owner's name to the top right-hand corner of the free front end paper. "The imaginative insight and author can offer an audience in the theatre is poignantly demonstrated by Robert Hewett in this study of Bill and his sister Frances. Bill, brain-damaged by teenage accident, has been "inherited" by Frances, who has chosen to settle with him in a beachside cottage because she cannot bear the gilt of leaving him in a home. Their mutual frustration is lightened by love, understanding and carried; while Bill, unable to speak to those on stage, shares with the audience in the sides of dry, sardonic wit, the real feelings and observations of a middle-aged man trapped in the bodily functions of a baby." -- From the rear panel blurb. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. (5), VI-IX, (10), 6-66 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Theatre & Plays; Australia; Signed. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0868190853. ISBN/EAN: 9780868190853. Inventory No: 0111597. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
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Hocus Pocus: A Tale of Magnificent Musicians and Their Amazing Feats
Kieve, Paul,
Bloomsbury, London, 2007. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Peter Bailey. First Edition. By Author on Half Title Page. VI, 7-304 pages, introduction by Daniel Radcliffe, bibliography, acknowledgements and a note on the magicians in Hocus Pocus. Illustrated endpapers showing various theatre cards for magicians past -- e.g., Houdini, Chung Lin Soo -- Marvellous Chinese Conjurer and Alexander -- The Man Who Knows. On the rear paste down that there is an envelope and within that envelope postcards of the magicians from within the story. Colour illustrated front cover against a purple background with gilt and yellow titles to the front panel and gilt titles to the backstrip. A story about a young magician in the 21st century who all of a sudden is being visited by past masters of the art -- Houdini, Chung Ling Soo, The Great Carter and others. At the rear of the book there is a section on magic tricks to learn for yourself. Rubbing to the book corners and to the book panels. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Peter Bailey. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Signed ; Illustrated; fiction -- adolescent; By Author on Half Title Page. Inventory No: 0110150. Good
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Hughie
Martin, David,
ISBN: 0170029026
Thomas Nelson, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Ron Brookes. First Edition. Signed by Author. 500 g; VIII, 168 pages, in original dark brown binding with white writing on the spine. Bumping to the bottom right-hand corner of the front panel. No other damage to describe. Boldly signed "David Martin" on the title page. The story revolves around the fight to allow Hughie to use the swimming pool. the ISBN has been corrected, the book shows ISBN 0170029122 Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. The author has signed the book on the title page.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Ron Brookes. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Signed; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0170029026. ISBN/EAN: 9780170029025. Inventory No: 0233191. Very Good Condition
Price: $35.20 (AUD)
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I Can Smoke If I Want to
McDee, Caz,
ISBN: 0646324012
Bower Bird Publishing & Editing, St Kilda, Melbourne, 1997. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Caz McDee -- Photographer . First Edition. Signed by Author on Title Page. acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography taken by the author. Photographic front cover, with gray and pink coloured titles to the front panel and pink and black titles to the backstrip. Poetry from the author dealing with life as it was in the late 1990s, in an inner suburb of Melbourne. Signed by the author on the title page, lower right-hand corner. Scuffing and creasing to the book corners. A little rubbing to the book edges. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. VI, 90 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Caz McDee -- Photographer . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry ; Signed ; Signed by Author on Title Page. ISBN: 0646324012. ISBN/EAN: 9780646324012. Inventory No: 0106820. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Immigrant Ships to Australia: A Ninth Book of Paintings, Poetry and Prose
Smyth, Dacre,
ISBN: 064606603X
The Author, Melbourne, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Dacre Smyth. First Edition. Signed by Author. foreword by Marten Syme and preface by author, list of ships painted. Blue coloured endpapers. Text is illustrated by 60 coloured paintings by Dacre Smyth. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing the ship Alexander, of the First Fleet, 1787. White coloured titles to the front panel and blue-and-white coloured titles to the backstrip. The author has painted some of the significant ships that had sailed to Australia with new immigrants both voluntary and involuntary. Starting with the First Fleet and ending with the Vietnamese Boat People boats. Signed by the author on the title page. nice clean copy, no damage to describe of the dust jacket, or of the book. Size: Oblong 8vo - 7" - 9" tall but wider. (6), 7-131, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Dacre Smyth. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Signed ; Maritime ; Australia; History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 064606603X. ISBN/EAN: 9780646066035. Inventory No: 0280583. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Immigrant Ships to Australia: A Ninth Book of Paintings, Poetry and Prose
Smyth, Dacre,
ISBN: 064606603X
The Author, Melbourne, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Dacre Smyth. First Edition. Signed by Author. foreword by Marten Syme and preface by author, list of ships painted. Blue coloured endpapers. Text is illustrated by 60 coloured paintings by Dacre Smyth. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing the ship Alexander, of the First Fleet, 1787. White coloured titles to the front panel and blue-and-white coloured titles to the backstrip. The author has painted some of the significant ships that had sailed to Australia with new immigrants both voluntary and involuntary. Starting with the First Fleet and ending with the Vietnamese Boat People boats. Signed by the author on the title page. nice clean copy, no damage to describe of the dust jacket, or of the book. Size: Oblong 8vo - 7" - 9" tall but wider. (6), 7-131, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Dacre Smyth. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Signed ; Maritime ; Australia; History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 064606603X. ISBN/EAN: 9780646066035. Inventory No: 0277379. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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In a Wilderness of Mirrors
Throssell, Ric,
ISBN: 1875285091
Left Book Club Co-Operative Limited, Sydney, 1992. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Jim Endersby -- Cover Art . First Edition. By Author On the Title Page. VI, 196 pages, six pages following -- 3 pages further books from Left Book Club Co-Operative and last three pages blank. Illustrated front cover by Jim Endersby with red and white titles to the front panel and red titles to the backstrip. The story of Selwyn Joynton a man who at various times is a teacher, a journalist and an importer of handicrafts. But he is a man of mystery and his comings and goings are as if someone unknown gives him orders. Even his family is unsure of what he is, or what he does when he leaves them on his trips, and who for, but they have their suspicions. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Very minor scuffing to the book corners and rubbing to the book edges. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Jim Endersby -- Cover Art . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Signed ; Australia; By Author On the Title Page. ISBN: 1875285091. ISBN/EAN: 9781875285099. Inventory No: 0107268. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Intermarriages in International Contexts; A Study of Filipina Women Married to Australian, Japanese and Swiss Men
Cahill, Desmond,
ISBN: 9718568069
Scalabrini Migration Center, Quezon City, Philippines, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. XII, 160 pages, last 2 blank, list of tables, acknowledgements and references. The text is illustrated with 27 tables. Pink coloured boards with gilt writing on the front panel and spine. Rubbing to the book edges and the first light bumping to the book corners. Some staining and marking to the front and back book covers. A few dust marks to the paper edges. Handling marks and grubby marks to the endpapers. The book has a gift inscription from the author stating " To Marta, with my thanks for all your help, and admiration for your talents ". A study on into marriages between Filipino women and Australian, Japanese and Swiss men. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; Signed ; Sociology ; Signed by Author. ISBN: 9718568069. ISBN/EAN: 9789718568064. Inventory No: 0103516. Good Condition
Price: $112.00 (AUD)
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Jewels and Ashes
Zable, Arnold,
ISBN: 0908011202
Scribe Publications, Newham, Victoria, 1995. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Signed by Author. 200 g; VI, 210 pages, inscribed by the author on the title page, on 6 October 1991. The page edges are slightly browned otherwise, the book is in very good order. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Signed; Judaica; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0908011202. ISBN/EAN: 9780908011209. Inventory No: 0263962. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Jewels and Ashes
Zable, Arnold,
ISBN: 0908011202
Scribe Publications, Newham, Victoria, 1995. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Signed by Author. 200 g; VI, 210 pages, inscribed by the author on the title page. The page edges are slightly browned otherwise, the book is in very good order. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Signed; Judaica; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0908011202. ISBN/EAN: 9780908011209. Inventory No: 0263776. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
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Ladies of the House
Birdsall, Sandra,
ISBN: 0888010923
Turnstone Press , Winnipeg, Canada, 1986. Reprint
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. Reprint. By Author on Half Title Page. (7) 2-169, (1) pages. Colour photographic cover with white titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. A series of short stories featuring the Lafreniere sisters now as mothers and wives in the of evocative world of Aassiz. Gift inscription from the author on the half title page. Minor creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book edges. second impression of the First Edition. Size: Standard Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Signed ; Canada; By Author on Half Title Page. ISBN: 0888010923. ISBN/EAN: 9780888010926. Inventory No: 0111191. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
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Market Blues
Murray, Kirsty,
ISBN: 1865082848
Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, New South Wales, 2000. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. By Author On the Title Page. 215 g.; VI, 7-240 pages, acknowledgements and dedication and author's note. Photographic front cover with yellow and white titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing to the book corners and to the rear book panel. Browning to the text block edges and to the internal text, commensurate with paper quality used in the book's production. " Things unravel so fast. One day Sam is a kid with a straightforward life, next moment he's sucked into a time warp and flung back a hundred years. Meeting Flea, Gertie and the gang is just the start of a crazy adventure with Sam on the run from the police, sleeping outside the morgue, laying bets on horse races, fighting thieves and larrikins. An accident in a shooting gallery confronts Sam with the hardest decision he's ever had to make. Can he change the past -- and his own future?" -- from the rear panel blurb. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction -- Adolescent; Fiction -- Australian; Signed ; By Author On the Title Page. ISBN: 1865082848. ISBN/EAN: 9781865082844. Inventory No: 0107353. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
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Masquerade
Fisher, Mary ( Malka ),
ISBN: 095881211X
Simcha Press, Caulfield, Victoria, 1989. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by the Author on the 1st Page. XII, 116 pages, last four pages blank intentionally, in colour illustrated dust jacket. The author has inscribed it twice on the free end page, once as Mary Fisher and once as Malka . The book shows no damage. "This collection of stories by Mary Fisher is based on her interviews with residents of a nursing home. It provides important insights into the minds of some of these residents. We see most importantly that many of these people have retained their intellectual capacity despite their external appearances -- this book should serve as a reminder to all of us who care for older people, be that at a personal level or at a professional level, never to forget that we are caring for individuals who have come from various backgrounds and who have different needs. " -- Dr David Fonda, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital -- from the foreword Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Medicine & Health; Signed; Judaica; Signed by the Author on the 1st Page. ISBN: 095881211X. ISBN/EAN: 9780958812115. Inventory No: 0228555. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Masterpieces of Painting in the J. Paul Getty Museum
Fredericksen, Burton & Carr, Dawson W.;Stein, Perrin,
ISBN: 0892363266
J Paul Getty Museum Publications , Malibu, California, U.S.A., 1995. Revised Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Signed by Author. 500 g; illustrated catalogue X, 56 pages, with full-page illustrations reproduced in colour. Colour illustrated paperback binding. Showing almost no signs of handling. Inscription on the half title page" with best wishes David Jaffe", the Victorian born curator of the National Gallery in London, obviously sign when he was curator for the JP Getty Museum. Size: Large Format Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Signed; Catalogue; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0892363266. ISBN/EAN: 9780892363261. Inventory No: 0226173. Very Good Condition
Price: $52.80 (AUD)
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Molvania; A Land Untouched By Modern Dentistry
Cilauro, Santo & Gleisner, Tom & Sitch, Rob,
ISBN: 1740661109
Hardie Grant Books in conjunction with Working Dog Pty Ltd, Melbourne, 2003. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. Signed by Author. 350 g; 176 pages, in colour illustrated paperback binding with attached fold over flaps. Flat signed by Tom Gleisner underneath the title on the title page. Has a sticker on the front panel announcing that the book was signed by the author. The book has been read, but shows no damage that can be detailed. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. The author has signed the book on the title page.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; Signed; Signed by Author. ISBN: 1740661109. ISBN/EAN: 9781740661102. Inventory No: 0231866. Very Good Condition
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Mr Golightly's Holiday
Vickers, Salley,
ISBN: 0007173946
4th Estate, London, 2003. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. in original softcover binding, there is no damage to describe Size: Trade Paperback. 356 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Signed; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 0007173946. ISBN/EAN: 9780007173945. Inventory No: 0244878. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
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