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A GUIDE TO AUSTRALIAN WHITE COCKATOOS Their Management Care & Breeding
Hunt, Chris
ISBN: 0957702418
Abk Publications South Tweed Heads 1999 First Edition
 Paperback With photographic illustrations in colour. Please ignore the default postal cost as this is a light weight book and will ship as a large letter within Australia. ; 235 x 165mm; 112 pages Fine
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19108  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A HISTORY OF CHESS English Text Edited by B. H. Wood
Gizycki, Jerzy
ISBN: 0719600863
The Abbey Library London 1977 Revised Edition
 Hardcover With many illustrations, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 275 x 210mm; 375 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22832  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A MANUAL OF THE PRINCIPAL INSTRUMENTS Used in American Engineering and Surveying Manufactured by W. & L. E. Gurley, Troy, N. Y.
Gurley, W. & L. E.
ISBN: 1879335344
The Astragal Press New Jersey 1993 First thus.
 Paperback A Manual of American Engineers & Surveyors Instruments, Reprint of the twenty-first Edition published in 1874. A catalogue of instruments from the makers W. & L. E. Gurley. ; 215 x 140mm; 226 pages Fine
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20328  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A SILVERSMITH'S MANUAL. Treating of the Designing and Making of the Simpler Pieces of Domestic Silverware.
Cuzner, Bernard
N. A. G. Press London 1949 Second Edition
 Hardcover With many figure illustrations, 4 pages of adverts at rear, head and tail of jacket spine chipped, overall a very good copy in very good dustjacket. Postage will be reduced for this book. This is the enlarged and revised Second Edition with new chapters on Decorative Processes and additional Reference Tables (dustjacket blurb). ; 220 x 140mm; 192 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22474  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A YEAR IN THE BEEYARD An Expert's Month-By-Month Instructions for Successful Beekeeping
Morse, Roger A.
ISBN: 0684178761
Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1983 First Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations in b/w, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. Postage will be reduced for this book. ; 220 x 145mm; x, 166 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21495  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ADMIRALTY HANDBOOK OF WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY Volume I: Magnetism and Electricity
no author
His Majesty's Stationery Office London 1939 Reprint
 Hardcover advertorial endpaper + vi adverts, 442 pages + four appendices and an index, with many figures in the text, original green cloth boards with title blind stamped on front cover and in gold on spine, a very good copy. ; 285 x 220mm 
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16292  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AGRICULTURAL RELICS Indentification Guide
Arnold, Ken
ISBN: 1875342605
Crown Castleton Publishers Bendigo, Victoria 2012 Reprint
 Paperback With many illustrations, an excellent reference book for the collector, a fine copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 300 x 210mm; 80 pages Fine
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21749  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AGRICULTURAL RELICS Indentification Guide
Arnold, Ken
ISBN: 1875342605
Crown Castleton Publishers Bendigo, Victoria 2005 First Edition
 Paperback With many illustrations, an excellent reference book for the collector, a fine copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 300 x 210mm; 80 pages Fine
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21748  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AIRBORNE ALL-STARS Paper Flying Models of Famous Aircraft,
Ninomiya, Yasuaki
Japan Publications, Inc. Tokyo 1969 First Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations & diagrams throughout, a very good copy. ; 265 x 180mm; 67 pages 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15912  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ALL ABOUT CHESS
Horowitz, I. A.
Collier New York 1973 Fourth Printing
 Paper Back 197pp; covers a tad creased & dogeared; 200 x 130mm Good
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10138  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AN ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF GLASS Including 2,442 Definitions of Wares, Materials,.....
Newman, Harold
ISBN: 0500232628
Thames and Hudson London 1977 First Edition
 Hardcover Including, 2,442 definitions of wares, materials, processes, forms, and decorative styles, and entries on principal glassmakers, decorators, and designers from antiquity to the present, with an introductory survey of the history of glass-making by Robert J. Charleston. With 625 illustrations, 17 in colour. Previous owners name on front & rear endpaper otherwise a fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 260 x 180mm; 351 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19394  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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APPLIED LEATHERCRAFT
Groneman, Chris H.
The Manual Arts Press Peoria, Illinois 1942 First Edition
 Hardcover With 208 illustrations including 133 photographs that clearly depict how each step is done, 30 page section on drawing designs, indexed, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 215 x 140mm; 210 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19808  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ART AND STITCHERY New Directions
Katzenberg, Gloria
ISBN: 0684137658
Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1974 First Edition
 Hard Cover xvi,109 pages, many illustrations.; 280 x 215mm Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8117  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTIN 1800 MK.1. - MK. 2 GREGORY'S SERVICE and REPAIR MANUAL No 66
Gregory's
Gregory's Sydney 1982 Reprint
 Hardcover A very good copy, has minor marks from use. ; 280 x 220mm; 222 pages Very Good+
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20552  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN CROSS-STITCH DESIGNS
Chinnery, Vivienne
ISBN: 0864172559
Kangaroo Press Australia 1989 First Edition
 Hardcover A very good copy, laminated hardcover. ; 285 x 215mm; 72 pages 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15520  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN DECIMAL BANKNOTES
Vort-Ronald, Michael P.
ISBN: 0959607676
Michael P. Vort-Ronald Mannum 1985 First Edition
 Paperback With many illustrations throughout, a very good copy. ; 240 x 185mm; xiv, 226 pages Very Good+
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21051  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN HOME HANDYMAN a Handbook of Hobbies and Household Handicrafts
no author
Ideal Home Library Great Britain  
 Hard Cover no date, 407pp; illustrations, blue boards a tad soiled, light foxing throughout.; 200 x 140mm Good
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4722  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN LEADLIGHTING
Danaher, Paul & Jackson, Dexter
ISBN: 0670881414
Viking Ringwood 1998 Reprint
 Softcover With illustrations, includes numerous designs and colour photgraphs. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 270 x 205mm; vi, 154 pages Near Fine with no dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21091  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BACKYARD POULTRY Naturally
Moore, Alanna
ISBN: 0958559015
Python Press Castlemaine 2004 Python press edition
 Paperback With illustrations in colour and black & white, A fine copy. ; 250 x 180mm; [vi], 154 pages Fine
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19236  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BUSHCRAFT 9 How to Make Whips
Edwards, Ron
ISBN: 1875872272
Rams Skull Press Kuranda, Qld. 1997 First Edition
 Hardcover With 740 illustrations, a fine copy. This book is devoted to the making of whips. It contains identical content as; WHIPMAKING BOOKS 1 & 2, WHIP HANDLE DESIGNS and PLAITING NAMES IN WHIPS. The first section gives instructions for a basic 8 strand whip, the second deals with the making of kangaroo hide whips. Other chapters explain the making of bullwhips, snake whips and whips made from pre-cut lace. Also instructions on how to plait names in whips and plaiting designs for whip handles. It contains the full contents of four smaller books, fully revised and enlarged, plus much additional material.; 280 x 220mm; 160 pages Fine
Price: $85.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21335  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CAST IRON Valuation Guide
Arnold, Ken
ISBN: 0958795355
Crown Castleton Publishers Bendigo, Victoria 2012 Revised & updated Edition
 Paperback With many illustrations, an excellent reference book for the collector, a fine copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 210 x 150mm; 52 pages Fine
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21750  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHATS ON ENGLISH CHINA
Hayden, Arthur
Ernest Benn Limited London 1947 Thirteenth Impression
 Hardcover With many illustrations, bibliography, glossary of terms used, index, bound in original dark royal blue boards with title in gold on spine, a very good copy lacking dustjacket. ; 200 x 130mm; xxvi, 288 pages Near Fine with no dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18929  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHESS
Hoffer, L.
George Rutledge/Dutton London/New York  Seventh Edition
 Hard Cover x, 246pp; red decorative boards a tad spotty & faded, spine split along hinge, endpaper hines split, amateur writing in pencil to verso title page. 'The Oval Series of Games'.; 185 x 125mm Fair
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9202  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHESS ENDINGS FOR BEGINNERS
Blake, J. H.
Routledge London  Ninth Edition
 Paper Covered Boards 75pp; b/w diagrams. Part 1- Pawn Endings, Part 11- Miscellaneous Endings, Part 111- Solutions.; 160 x 105mm Near Fine
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3074  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHESS FOR AMATEURS How to Improve Your Game
Reinfeld Fred
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd London 1944 Reprint
 Cloth xi, 98pp; original red cloth, spine faded, previous owner's stamp to front free endpaper, otherwise nice copy.; 190 x 130mm Very Good
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1526  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHESS FOR THE LOVE OF IT
Thomas, A. R. B.
Routledge & Kegan Paul London 1973 
 Paper Back 80pp;; 215 x 135mm Very Good
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7922  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHESS OPENINGS FOR BEGINNERS
Cunnington, Rev. E. E.
George Routledge London  Fourth Ed (seventh impression)
 Paper Covered Boards no date, iv, 112pp; b/w diagrams. Part 1: The King's Knight's Openings, Part 11: The King's Gambits, Part 111 Various Openings.; 160 x 100mm Very Good
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3063  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHESSMEN IN ACTION
Turnbull, W. P.
Routledge London  Second Edition
 Paper Covered Boards no date, vii, 89pp; b/w diagrams.; 165 x 105mm Very Good
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3073  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHINA PAINTING Step by Step
Taylor, Doris W. and Hart, Anne Button
ISBN: 0442284411
Van Nostrand Reinhold New York 1962 First Edition
 Paperback X, 234 pages, 17 color illustrations, 93 figures in black and white, a very good copy. ; 230 x 175mm 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14051  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CLASSIC KNITTED COTTON EDGINGS
Hewitt, Furze and Daley, Billie
ISBN: 0864171226
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst, N.S.W. 1990 Reprint
 Illustrated Boards With many illustrations, a fine copy. ; 245 x 185mm; 112 pages Near Fine
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19351  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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