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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: Dieter Sherry
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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: Dieter Sherry
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Last Tales
Isak Dinesen
Putnam London 1957 First Edition
 Hard Cover Unclipped jacket has some minor age-toning to spine and top edge. A few small tears plus a miniscule loss to top rear, adjacent to spine. Light general wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Former owner's name to ffep. Minor foxing to preliminaries and rear endpapers. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 405pp  Fair to Good/Fair to Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016241  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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Quality Street
J. M. Barrie
Hodder & Stoughton London  First Thus
 Hard Cover Light blue cloth has light general wear plus some sunning to rear. Gilt lettering and decoration is bright. Foxing and general browning to edges of page-block. Foxing throughout. Heavier to preliminaries and last few pages. Lighter scattered foxing, mainly to margins. Eighteen tipped in colour plates are in very good order. Binding tight. Undated. 197pp  Good to Fair/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017442  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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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: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013364  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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The Poetical Works and Letters of Robert Burns - with copious marginal explanations of the Scotch Word.
Burns, Robert
Gall & Inglis, London, No date. 
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Engravings on Steel. . Vintage hardback. Heavy foxing/spotting to early and late pages and to a few pages throughout. Expected wear to outer boards. General age and reading wear. 642 pages. Illustrator: Engravings on Steel. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53604. Fair Condition
Price: 31.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53604  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Budge and Betty Find Queen Zoolog
no author
Renwick of Otley London  First Edition
 Pictorial Hard Cover Undated (1936?). Boards have heavy wear to edges with cloth worn through to boards in several places. Foxing to edges of page-block. Gift inscription dated 1936 to 'This Book Belongs To' box. Moderate foxing to pasted downs and endpapers. A few scatterd marks to page margins - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. Unpaginated  Fair/No Jacket (as Issued)
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010601  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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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: Dieter Sherry
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Edward Lear’s Complete Nonsense
Edward Lear and Quentin Blake (Introduction)
Folio Society England 1996 First Thus
 Hard Cover with Slipcase Minimal wear to slipcase. Minimal even sunning to cloth spine. Very little wear to cloth. Internally pristine. Binding tight. Gift quality condition. 286pp Illustrations hand-coloured for this edition. Very appealing.  Very Good/No Jacket as Issued
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020638  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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The Sons of Clovis
David Brooks
ISBN: 0702238848
University of Queensland Press  2011 First Edition
 Soft Cover Light general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean.368pp  Very Good/No Jacket as Issued
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020702  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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Sea Pictures: Drawn with Pen & Pencil
Macauley, James,
The Religious Tract Society, London, 1883. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket (as issued). . Size: 4to Quarto. 216 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Minor water damage to covers and text. This book is available and ready to be shipped from our local warehouse. Postage quoted is for a standard format octavo book. Final charges may vary depending on size and weight.. Beginning with The Sea in Poetry from the Hebrews, Greeks and Romans, and the work of poets over the centuries since, this book goes on to cover The Physical Geography of the Sea, The Harvest of the Sea, and The Sea in History. The book is well illustrated throughout with wood engravings of important artists’ works. There are wonderful character studies of people as well as important ship portraits. Recordings from early travellers around the world – particularly the section on Antarctica, guarantee this book would be engrossing for anyone interested in sailing and the sea. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; Ships & the Sea. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6325. Fair Condition
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6325  Bookseller: Colin Hopkins
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The Right to an Answer
Anthony Burgess
William Heinemann London 1960 First Edition
 Hard Cover Clipped jacket has moderate general wear, moderate foxing plus several small tears (mainly to top edge). Light wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Light to moderate foxing to preliminaries and rear endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 255pp  Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012324  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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Nurseryland Stories Dean’s Playtime Books No 2
No Author Credited,
Dean & Son, London, 1932. 
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Fair Condition/. Illustrator: Winfred M. Ackroyd. . A very rare copy. No date as such but the previous owner has left the date 1932 on the first page. The staples are rusted and the cover has completely come away from the colour pages. All pages are in good condition - the cover it self has a brown stain near the spine. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: Winfred M. Ackroyd. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible; Antiques & Collectibles; Antiques & Collectibles. Inventory No: 232864. Fair Condition
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 232864  Bookseller: Leura Books
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Muhammad Ali - 1963 to 1996
Howard L. Bingham,
Little More, Japan, 1997. 
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good. . Photographic anthology by Howard L. Bingham. Text in Japanese. The last picture is then one taken at the Olympics in 1996 where Ali is holding the flame 115 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Sport::Boxing; Sport::Boxing; Rare & Collectible; Sports & Pastimes; Rare & Collectible. Inventory No: 104396. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 104396  Bookseller: Leura Books
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Western Story Magazine : Vol. 6. December 5, 1925 - Pulp Magazine
McCulley, B. Ames, Gilbert, Mortimer-Batten, et-al, Johnston, Joseph, George, H, Ray, Frank, Harley, August, Richard, David, Erle
Street & Smith, United States, 1925. XVI
 Softcover Softcover. Poor Condition/. XVI. This is a pulp magazine. Covers have chips, tears and shelf wear. Rear cover is detached but still present. It is in poor condition 144 Pages which does not include large advertising section at the rear of the magazine. Other authors: Humphreys, Richardson-Pierce, P.Lathrop, Eberhardt, Rowe, Post & Wilson Size: 240mm - 310mm. 144 pages. Spine is frayed, but still intact. Heavy foxing throughout. Exterior of text block tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12313. Poor Condition
Price: 104.25 (AUD)
Book Number: 12313  Bookseller: MareeCathie
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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: Dieter Sherry
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Up the Country: A Tale of the Early Australian Squattocracy
Brent of Bin Bin
William Blackwood & Sons Ltd. Edinburgh and London 1930 Third Impression
 Hard Cover Cloth has moderate general wear, some sunning to spine and a few marks. Bump and minor fraying to front bottom corner. Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Minimal foxing and marks to feps and pastedowns. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 400pp  Good/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021511  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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The Chant of Doom and Other Verses
C.J. Brennan
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1918 First Edition
 Hard Cover Jacket is age-toned, has a 2cm tear, a minor stain to front and a very small loss at head of spine. Also a very feint ink stamp to upper front. Foxing to edges of page-block. Foxing to preliminaries and rear endpapers. Some other scattered foxing to margins. Ink stamp to front pastedown. Name and date to title-page. Binding sound. 48pp  Fair/Fair
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020847  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
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The Court and the Cottage
Marshall, Emma
Humphrey Milford, London, No date. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 322 pages. Edges of boards have moderate wear. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are significantly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned and reasonably foxed. Award presentation plate laid in, dated 1927. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Teenage Fiction; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 19050083. Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19050083  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Beeton’s Public Speaker : A Collection of Specimens of British and Foreign Eloquence
Various,
Ward, Lock & Tyler, London, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 301 pages. Edgewear to boards. Previous bookseller's stamp. Edges browned . Published mid-late 1800s. 32 pages of adverts at end. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120146. Good
Price: 53.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120146  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Half Hours with the Best Authors
Knight, Charles
Frederick Warne, London, 1884. New Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. New Edition. 557 pages. Minor edgewear to boards. Spots of soiling on rear board . Lightly tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120143. Good
Price: 43.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120143  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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My Pleasure Book
Crowdy, Wallace L.
J. S. Virtue, London, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 230 pages. Several of the B&W illustrations have had clothing colored in green. Large green initials on rear end page. Binding is fragile and hinges are split in several places. Edgewear to boards. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Gift inscription in ink (dated 1901). All edges gilt, faded. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Picture Books; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120132. Fair
Price: 53.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120132  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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The Handy Book of Object Lessons : First and Second Series
Walker, J.
Jarrold and Sons, London, No date. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. . Edgewear to boards. Tanned pages. Minor spine lean. Moderate water damage to covers, text unaffected. All pages preceding the Preface are missing. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Railways; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120309. Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120309  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club
Dickens, Charles
Oxford University Press, Great Britain, 1952. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 801 pages. Engraving on front of book stating presentation of book by the Mayor of Rochester (Rochester is where Charles Dickens died). Duplicate of engraving written on first end page in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 06100013. Good
Price: 253.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 06100013  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Devout Exercises of the Heart, in Meditation and Soliloquy, Prayer and Praise
Rowe, Elizabeth
C. Cook, London, 1796. 
 Leather Leather. Good/. . 142 pages. Edgewear to leather boards, front and rear hinges are taped, first several pages at front and last two pages have some tanning, otherwise pages are generally clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 09080002. Good
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09080002  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Tales From Chambers’s Journal [Volume 3]
Author Not Stated,
W & R Chambers, Great Britain, 1892. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . One volume of the 4-volume set. Light soiling and rubbing to boards. Endpapers very tanned, text block lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Short Stories; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120118. Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120118  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Favourite Narratives for the Christian Household
Author Not Stated,
Thomas Nelson, London, 1883. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. . 208 pages. Both end papers are spilt at hinges and binding is very loose. Lightly tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink, dates and various other marks on front end page. Soiling and minor edgewear to boards. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120120. Fair
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120120  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Through the Flood : The Story of an Out-of-the-Way Place
Stuart, Esme
W & R Chambers, Great Britain, No date. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 292 pages. Front hinge is taped. Rear hinge is barely attached. Boards are in very good condition. Lightly tanned pages. Award presentation plate laid in. Published in late 1800s. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; General; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120112. Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120112  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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Living it Down
Lane, Laura M.
Weslevan Book Depot, Melbourne, No date. Early Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. 320 pages. Top corner of front end page torn off. Edgewear and rubbing to boards. Lightly tanned pages with foxing on end pages. Minor spine lean. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Romance & Women's Fiction; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 11120101. Good
Price: 103.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11120101  Bookseller: Manyhills Books
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