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National Treasures from Australia’s Great Libraries
Williams, Nat
ISBN: 9780642276209
National Library of Australia, Canberra, 2005. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . 164 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Australia; Antiquarian & Rare. ISBN: 064227620X. ISBN/EAN: 9780642276209. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52692. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52692  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Spadarvet
Carl Larsson and Lennart Rudstrom
ISBN: 9100278963
Bonniers Stockholm 1973 Reprint of 1966 Edition
 Pictorial Hardcover Boards worn and marked with heavy bumping to lower right corners. Stain and heavy wear to cloth spine. Previous owner's dedication to FEP. Slight yellowing to page extremeties. Plates and text clean. Contains 26 full colour plates of Larsson illustrations c.1905. Swedish language. Unpaginated.  Fair/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001431  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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The Black Hawk
George E. Rochester
John Hamilton London  First Edition
 Hard Cover Undated (1936). Clipped jacket has numerous small losses plus 5 old taped repairs. 2 stains to rear of jacket 1cm x 3cm and 2cm x 3cm. Photos available on request. Moderate wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Moderate foxing to first few pages plus last page and pastedowns. Some further foxing to margins. Gift inscription dated 1937 to ffep. Pages 179 to 182 detached but extant. 220pp plus 38 pages of adverts.  Fair/Fair
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012279  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Cannery Row
John Steinbeck
Heinemann London 1945 First UK Edition
 Hard Cover Jacket not price-clipped. A 2cm tear to bottom front adjacent to spine (tape repair from behind). Several small nicks. Definitely rates as 'good'. Age-toning to edges of page-block. Yellow cloth bright and clean.like new. 'David Jones Book Corner' ink stamp to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 136pp  Very Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012299  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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In Such Hard Times: The Poetry of Wei Ying-wu
Ying-wu, Wei and Red Pine (Translation)
ISBN: 1556592795
Copper Canyon Press U.S.A. 2009 First Printing
 Soft Cover Minimal wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internlly clean. 363pp  Very Good/No Jacket as I
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014901  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Collected Poems Volume II
Roy Campbell
The Bodley Head London 1957 First Edition
 Hard Cover Clipped jacket has heavy wear, several tears, small losses and foxing. Light wear to cloth. Foxing and age-toning to edges of page-block. Minimal foxing to endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 255pp  Good/Poor
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012884  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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The Ruby of Kishmoor
Howard Pyle
C. F. Braun & Co Alhambra, California 1965 Limited Edition
 Quarter Leather Light wear to boards. Age-toning and light foxing to edges of page block. Light to moderate foxing to pastedowns and feps only. Former owner's name and date to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Attractive read leather to spine and 1/4 of boards. Marbled paper to remainder. Two coloured plates and in sepia. 72pp plus plates.  Good to Very Good/No Jacket as I
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005388  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Bloodlust: The Unsavoury Tale of Alexander Pearce, the Convict Cannibal
Nick Bleszynski
William Heinemann North Sydney 2008 First Edition
 Soft Cover Covers have moderate gemeral wear. Minimal foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. 387pp  Good/No Jacket as I
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016204  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Illustrated British Ballads Volume II
George Barnett Smith
Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co. London 1881 First Edition
 Decorative Cloth Boards have heavy wear. Chipping to bottom of spine and tear to top of spine. Bumping and fraying to corners. Scuff marks to top front. A few marks to rear. Partial splits to hinges. Heavy age-toning to edges of page block. Moderate to heavy foxing to preliminaries and last few page. Light sporadic internal foxing. Wonderful illustrations in good order. 384pp  Fair to Poor/No Jacket as I
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004588  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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The May Gibbs Collection: Mother of the Gumnuts / Gumnut Classics
Maureen Walsh
ISBN: 0207151792
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1985 First Thus
 Hard Covers in Slipcase Jackets have light general wear plus sunning to spines. No tears. Books very clean. Bindings tight. 228pp and 496pp ADDITIONAL POSTAGE CHARGEABLE. NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING.  Near Fine/Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018555  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School
Frank Richards
Charles Skilton London 1948 Second Reprint of First Editio
 Hard Cover Clipped jacket has moderate general wear, a few small tears and a couple of tiny losses. Protected in loose Mylar cover. Light wear to cloth. Minor foxing to edges of page block. Moderate foxing to preliminaries and rear pastedown - otherwise internally very clean. Original retailer's label to front pastedown. Binding tight. 232pp  Good to Very Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007962  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Brief Encounters with Uncles, Great Aunts, Wombats, Womcats, Tomcats, Randy Bantam Roosters, Ducks, Pigeons, Seagulls, Elephants, Horses, Dogs, Flora and Fauna, as Well as Rare Specimens of Humanity
Saw, Ron;Friend, Donald
ISBN: 0959303049
Richard Griffin New South Wales 1984 Limited Edition of 2000 Copies
 Hard Cover Jacket has light general wear and moderate sunning to spine. Light wear to cloth. Internally clean. 64pp  Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008515  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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The Camp-Fire
Henry Astbury Leveson " The Old Shekarry
Saunders, Otley and Co London 1868 Third Edition
 Hard Cover Green cloth has heavy wear ie. bumping and moderate fraying to corners, bumping and tears to foot of spine, bumping/chipping to heah of spine plus a 4cm tear to cloth along edge of spine at top front. Front board has a crack across it 2-4cm from bottom edge. This has caused some wrinkling to the cloth. Correspondingly, the paper on the front pastedown is split. Cloth detached from spine but held in place at rear hinge. Former owners' names to ffep. Light occasional foxing with some heavier spotting to rear endpapers and last page only. Gilt decoration to front board reamains bright. Decoration to spine is somewhat dulled. Pages 113 to 128 are almost detached (held on by one thread). All pages present. Gilt to page edges. Well worth repairing. 191pp plus many pages of 'Opinions of the Press' (reviews) to rear. Very scarce.  Fair/No Jacket as I
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008293  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Kemlo and the Satellite Builders
E. C. Eliott
  1960 First Edition
 Hard Cover Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear, light foxing and some marks to rear. A 3cm tear to top rear of jacket adjacent to spine. Front of jacket presents as very good. Light wear to cloth. Moderate foxing to edges of page block. Former owner's name and date to half-title page.Light foxing to half-title page and last couple of pages - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 186pp  Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008663  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Raymond
John Lang
ISBN: 0975178431
Mulini Press Canberra, ACT, Australia 2004 Reprint
 Soft Cover Minimal wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 62pp  Near Fine/No Jacket as I
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009570  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Expedition to Earth: The First Collection of Short Stories by Arthur C. Clarke
Arthur C. Clarke
Sidgwick and Jackson London 1954 First UK Edition
 Hard Cover Clipped jacket has heavy wear, foxing and moderate losses. Moderate wear to cloth. Lean to spine. Foxing to edges of page-block. Age-toning to endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 167pp   Fair to Good/Poor
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009626  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Behind Us
Mick Taylor, Sheena McCall and Donovan Leitch
Taylor McCall United Kingdom 1970 Numbered 39 of Limited Edition
 Hard Cover - Half-Leather Moderate sunning to spine. Lettering remains bright. Light wear to boards. Internally clean. Binding tight. Hand-coloured. Signed 'Taylor McCall' to last page. Mick Taylor designed Donovan's 1960s album covers. This volume is illustrated in a similar 1960s take on Art Nouveau style. 103pp  Very Good/No Jacket as I
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009665  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Den Lille havfrue: Facsimile og Tekst / The Little Mermaid: Facsimile and Text
Hans Andersen
Udgivet AF, H. C. Andersens Hus Odense, Denmark 1951 First Thus
 Card Cover with Jacket Jacket has moderate general wear and some age-toning. Book clean. Binding sound. 122pp Text in Danish and English. REDUCED POSTAGE ON THIS ITEM.  Good/Fair
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011119  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Historien om En Moder: Facsimile og Tekst / The Story of a Mother: Facsimile and Text
Hans Andersen
Udgivet AF, H. C. Andersens Hus Odense, Denmark 1948 First Thus
 Card Cover with Jacket Jacket has moderate general wear, a small tears and some foxing. Book clean. Binding sound. 35pp Text in Danish and English.POSTAGE WITHIN AUSTRALIA $3  Good/Fair
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011118  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Ned Kelly: A play by Douglas Stewart.
Douglas Stewart
The Shepherd Press Sydney 1946 First Edition Thus
 Hard Cover Jacket has heavy general wear plus some small tears and minor losses. Foxing to edges of page-block. Minimal foxing to feps and pastedowns. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 160pp  Good/Fair
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018221  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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The Miracle of Pickwick or The Goodness of Pickwickedness
Cedric C. Dickens and Alan S. Watts
ISBN: 0950838713
Dickens Publishing London 2001 First Edition
 Hard Cover Minimal wear to jacket. Minimal foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. Signed to preliminaries by both authors. Also, a wonderful inscription by Cedric Dickens thus: 'Pickwick. The bestselling novel of all time - my great grandfather's favourite - MINE TOO. I would not have been here if Sam Weller hadn't appeared on 23rd May 1827. Keep smiling'. 255pp  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008089  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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The Arabian Nights: Tales from a Thousand and One Nights
Chagall, Marc; Compton, Susan P.; Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain); Shatskikh, Aleksandra
ISBN: 3791320815
Prestel Verlag Germany 1999 First Thus
 Hard Cover Light wear to jacket. Light foxing to top edge of page-block. Internally cllean. Binding tight. 161pp  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012228  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Sword and Blossom Poems from the Japanese Volume II
Shotara Kimura and Charlotte M. A. Peake
T. Hasegawa Tokyo  
 Padded Hard Cover Undated (1908). Light wear to decorative covers. A very clean copy with no damage. Illustrated with woodblock prints on folded pages. Unpaginated.  Very Good/No Jacket as I
Price: 99.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012500  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Vertigo
Shaw, Bob
ISBN: 057502559X
Victor Gollancz London 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear, minor sunning - mainly evident to the spine and a 5mm tear to bottom rear edge adjacent to flap. Some foxing to edges of page-block and endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 160pp   Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013165  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Owls Do Cry
Janet Frame
W. H. Allen London 1961 First British Edition
 Hard Cover Jacket has moderate general wear and some foxing (most apparent to exterior on spine). A couple of tiny nicks to head of spine. Browning to edges of flaps. Light wear to cloth. Moderate foxing to edges of page-block. Gift inscription dated 1966 to ffep. Offsetting marks to feps - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 243pp  Good/Good
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011174  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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A Little Primer of Tu Fu
Hawkes, David
ISBN: 9627255025
Renditions Paperbacks Hong Kong 2001 Reprint
 Soft Cover Covers have moderate general wear including some creases. Internally clean. Binding sound. 243pp  Good/No Jacket as I
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014702  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Johnno
David Malouf
University of Queensland Press St. Lucia, Queensland 1989 Reprint with Corrections
 Hard Cover Jacket has moderate general wear plus some small losses along fold of rear flap...insect damage. Associated 5mm stain to fore-edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. Signed 'David Malouf'. to title-page. 170pp  Good/Fair to Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013364  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Lysistrata
Aristophanese
Hartsdale House New York  First Thus
 Hard Cover Jacket has heavy general wear, several very small tears. a few small losses to top edge plus a 2cm taped tear to top front. Jacket has moderate foxing and a red watermark to upper rear of inside of jaacket. Light wear to cloth. Light foxxing to pastedowns and feps - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. Undated (1945?) 114pp POSTAGE WITHIN AUSTRALIA $6  Good/Fair to Poor
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013446  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: A Pop-Up Book
Ian Jones
Random House New York 1968 First Thus
 Pictorial Hard Cover Boards have moderate general wear and a few marks. There are some tears to the lower spine and 3cm section of the spine need to be re-pasted to the page-block but it's not detached. There are no pieces missing from the spine it just needs a little work. All the pop-ups and moving parts appear to be in good order except the revolving cogs mechanism which might be missing the turning tab and also need a repair. Unpaginated  Fair/No Jacket as I
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013559  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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Kings of Space
W. E. Johns
Hodder & Stoughton London 1954 First Edition
 Hard Cover Jacket clipped to rear flap and has moderate general wear plus a 1cm teart to top rear adjacent to spine, some foxing and a small pale stain to rear. Light wear to cloth. Light foxing to edges of page-block. Some foxing to rear endpapers and last few pages - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 192pp  Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014112  Bookseller: Lectioz Books
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