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ISBN: 0851120466
 Hardcover Index. Weight 2.1kg; GUINNESS; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 506 pages Very Good+
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20088  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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THE PEOPLE’S ALMANAC PRESENTS THE TWENTIETH CENTURY The Definitive Compendium of Astonishing Events, Amazing People, and Strange-But-True Facts
Wallechinsky, David
ISBN: 0316920959
Little Brown & Co (T) Boston 1995 First Edition
 Hardcover Chipping and wear to jacket edges, split to bottom corner of front cover, ; Index. 1.25kg weight; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 636 pages Very Good in Good dust jacket
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20139  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Boden, Edward (Ed)
ISBN: 0713650621
A & C Black Publishers Ltd  2001 
 Hardcover Gift inscription ffep. ; Twentieth edition. Looks unread. 1.25kg weight; Reference; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 586 pages Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20183  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Tyson-Ward, Sue with Gilham, Maria Julia
ISBN: 0245607382
Chambers Harrap Publishers London 2004 First Edition
 Paperback Index, 6,000 words and phrases grouped by subject. 100gms weight ; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; 256 pages Very Good+
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18374  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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no author
ISBN: 0858965038
Pitman Publishing Melbourne 1977 
 Paperback Owner's name top edge of title page; 1980 reprint. Reference work for Pitman Shorthand students, 15,000 entries 100 common proper names, 2000 place names throughout the world. 200gms weight; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 230 pages Very Good
Price: 19.55 (AUD)
Book Number: 18332  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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O’Collins, Gerald And Farrugia, Edward G.
ISBN: 0809139294
Paulist Press  2000 
 Paperback Revised and expanded edition. Index of names. 520gms weight ; Stimulus Book; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21064  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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no author
ISBN: 0004333403
Collins  1991 
 Paperback Foxing to endpapers and sides. ; Plastic covered. 700gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages Very Good
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21486  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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THE DINKUM DICTIONARY The origins of Australian words
Butler, Susan
Text Publishing  2001 
 Paperback Gift inscription half title page; Includes an example of the early use of a word or term in print. 250gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22572  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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WORLD HISTORY A Paragon Micropedia
Black, Jeremy
ISBN: 0752530356
Parragon Plus  1999 
 Hardcover Index. 700gms weight ; Micropedia; Color Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 352 pages Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20368  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Random House Webster’s Large Print Crossword Puzzle Dictionary
Elliott, Stephen R (Ed)
ISBN: 9780375722202
Random House Reference New York 2007 
 Paperback Designed to be easy on the eyes - Large Print - thousands of clues, answer words grouped by numbers of letters. Bold Print. In stock in Central Victoria ready to post. 1.2kg weight; 9 X 7.30 X 1.80 inches; 806 pages New
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28968  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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The Music Lover’s Quotation Book A Lyrical Companion
Kimball, Kathleen & Robin Petersen & Kathleen Johnson
ISBN: 0920151132
Sound and Vision Publishing Toronto 1992 
 Paperback Compilation of quotations on Music, composers, criticism, raptuous analogies, performers; 7.10 X 5.20 X 0.40 inches; 118 pages Very Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27986  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Guide to Audio Reproduction
Fidelman, David
John F. Rider New York 1953 Stated First Edition
 Paperback Wraps are creased, spine concave, fore-edges tanned and spotted.  Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018343  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Guinness Book of Records : Edition 27 : With Australian Supplement
McWhirter, Norris and Ross (editors & compilers)
ISBN: 0900424028
Guinness Superlatives U.K. 1970 Seventeenth Edition
 Hardcover PO name, corners bumped, pages and fore-edges tanned.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026570  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Machine Design : engineering Materials
Ruddle, R. W. (engineering school)
Melbourne Technical School Melbourne 1946 Stated First Edition
 Paperback Stapled card covers with sl. edgewear, PO name to title page, 44pps.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026531  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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British Standard Bevel Gears (Machine cut) : B.S. 545 : 1949
no author
British Standards Institution London 1949 
 Paperback Stapled card covers, 38 pps, slight edgewear, sl. creasing lower right corne. Standards Assn. of Australia stamp to title page.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026528  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Our Names, Our Selves: The Meaning of Names in Everyday Life
Lassiter, Mary
ISBN: 0434404101
Heinemann London 1983 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Black cloth boards, bright gilt title to spine, D/W with sl. edgewear (now protected).  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009417  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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A Museum for the People: A History of Museum Victoria and Its Predecessors 1854-2000
Rasmussen, Carolyn
ISBN: 0908011695
Scribe Pubns Pty Ltd Australia 2001 First
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Marking almost 150 years since the founding of Melbourne's first public museum, A Museum for the People maps the triumphs and travails of Victoria's state museums. The book follows the changes in the institutions' collecting and exhibition philosophies, and tells a fascinating story of how Australians - through their museums - have viewed themselves and the world around them."  As New/As New
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026120  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry
Tusser, Thomas
ISBN: 0192860402
Oxford Univ Pr Oxford 1984 
 Paperback A well-used copy with sl. wear to wraps, age-tanned pages, prev. bookseller sticker back panel. Introduction by Geoffrey Grigson.  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020045  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Engineering Electronics
Fink, Donald G.
McGraw Hill New York & London 1938 First Edition/Twelfth Impressi
 Hard Cover Prev. bookseller stamp to ffep, textured black cloth boards, gilt title to spine remains bright.  Very Good/Issued Without
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026856  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Really Useful : The origins of everyday Things
Levy, Joel
ISBN: 1861553277
New Burlington Books London 2002 
 Hard Cover "From the unlikely origin of the flashlight, to the tortuous birth of the television set, Really Useful is an entertaining and illuminating read, illustrating the fascinating history behind the fabric of everyday life."  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013802  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Diesel Mechanics
Schulz, Erich J.
ISBN: 0070556393
Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A. 1987 Second Edition
 Paperback PO name/date, sl. wear to wraps.  Very Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018142  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering : Technical Terms, Symbols and definitions in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian Spanish and Swedish
Nash, J. K. T. L. (foreword by)
International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering  1981 Fifth Edition
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Issued Without
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021350  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Absolutely Essential Penguin Guide to Etiquette
Lawson-Black, Pat; Hazell, Tom
ISBN: 0140250514
Penguin Australia 1996 First
 Paperback Fore-edges lightly tanned. "How to behave in the mosh pit, on the mobile phone, and at Government House."  Nr. Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022274  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Compact Oxford English Dictionary of Current English
Soanes, Catherine;Hawker, Sara
ISBN: 019861022X
Oxford University Press  2005 Third Edition/Third Printing
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024415  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Saunders Valves Handbook 154/4
no author
 Paperback No date of publication, 100 pps. Red cover with raised decoration a little grubby, worn and creased, internally unmarked, dirty handmark to first page, original red ribbon marker present.  Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024225  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Book of The Havana Cigar
Innes, Brian
ISBN: 0856135461
Orbis Publishing London 1983 First
 Hard Cover Ex-library with normal stamps, remains of pocket ffep. Inc. some lovely illustrations of colourful labels and boxes. Chapters inc. The Historical Perspective, The Hallowed Leaf, The Making of a Havana, Choosing and caring for Havanas, Social Attitudes to Smoking.  Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 028849  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Intellectual Devotional Modern Culture: Revive Your Mind, Complete Your Education, and Converse Confidently With The Culturati
Kidder, David;Oppenheim, Noah D.
ISBN: 1594867453
Rodale Press Emmaus, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 2008 
 Hard Cover   Brand New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 025150  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Electricity and Its Wonders
Hibbert, Walter
C. Combridge Birmingham 1911 Presumably First
 Hard Cover Presentation sticker pasted to ffep, foxing to eps and fore-edges but B & W plates remain clear. Small split to front upper spine fold, gilt title to spine remains bright.  Good
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 025886  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Action Plan for IELTS Self-study Student’s Book General Training Module
Jakeman, Vanessa; McDowell, Clare
ISBN: 0521615313
Cambridge University Press Cambridge 2008 Third Printing
 Paperback Internally unmarked and complete with original sealed CD. Crease to lower right corner front panel.  Nr. Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 028085  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Guinness Book of Records : Edition 27 : With Australian Supplement
McWhirter, Norris (editor and compiler)
ISBN: 0851122213
Guinness Superlatives U.K. 1981 
 Hardcover Internally unmarked, fore-edges lightly tanned.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 025971  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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An elementary Treatise on Alternating Currents
Rhodes, W. G.
Longmans, Green & Co. London, New York & Bombay 1902 Presume First
 Hard Cover Green cloth boards with sl. edgewear, minimal insect damage to spine, PO name to half title page (pencil - could be erased) but otherwise internally unmarked, fore-edges and eps lightly tanned.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 025924  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Charting the quality of forage : measuring and mapping the variation of chemical components in foliage with hyperspectral Remote sensing
Ferwerda. Jelle G.
ISBN: 9085042097
  2005 First
 Paperback PhD thesis. 183 pps.  Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011605  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Tom Jones Close Up
Ellis, L & Sutherland, B
Omnibus Press UK 2000 
 Hardcover 390 crisp white pp - approx 800g packed for post Published to coincide with Tom Jones' 60th birthday on 7th June 2000 as well as his role in the upcoming film Agnes Brown and the recent release of his duet album Reload. From Pontypridd to Vegas and on to Glastonbury, the unchallenged magnetism of Tom Jones bridges the gap between generations. Featuring over 70 interviews including childhood companions from his hometown, celebrity associates, members of his former backing band The Squires. Includes exclusive interviews with Chris Hutchins, Tom's PR man and close confidante for a decade as well as co-stars and executives from his films. review >>> It is refreshing to read a book that does not focus on Tom's sexual expliots and actually tells you about his life and the many ups and downs of major rock stardom. I felt the authors gave a fresh and insightful view of a pop icon and would recommend this book for all fans and non fans alike.   Excellent/Excellent
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010281  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Valder, Peter
Florilegium  1995 
 Hardcover 160 pages alive with the raecemes of this beautiful climber, 800g for post. Plastic jacket over this ex-library book but must have been borrowed by gentle gardenfolk, book in lovely condition. reviewer says >> Peter Valder has done a wonderful service in sorting out the confusion that surrounds wisteria varieties. He has written what appears to be the first book on the genus in a European language. It is a splendid account of both the history and the genus Wisteria the result of much painstaking research. The book is beautifully written with superb photographs. I, and others, regard it as a minor classic. Should be on every gardener's bookshelf along with his magnificent "Garden Plants Of China".   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 31.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012171  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Organic Gardening: A Practical Guide to Natural Gardens, from Planning and Planting to Harvesting and Maintenance
Lavelle, Christine and Michael
Lorenz Books UK 2005 
 Hardcover 1.6 kilos & 256 snowdrop white pages. An essential reference guide to natural gardening, showing how to apply organic principles to all aspects of garden planning, design and maintenance and illustrated with over 800 color photographs. Christine and Michael Lavelle give clear advice on creating and caring for a natural garden, showing how to adopt an organic approach. They also provide practical information on dealing organically with pests and diseases as well as how to attact a host of beneficial creatures to the wildlife garden. An easy-to-use directory of vegetables, herbs and fruit provides clear information on growing a range of healthy produce, with advice on sowing, planting, harvesting and storing. With its wealth of inspirational and practical photographs, useful step-by-step information and well-informed text, this is a comprehensive guide for both first-time and experienced gardeners, whether you wish to start an organic garden from scratch or use organic methods in an existing garden. Christine Lavelle is a lecturer in horticulture and ecology at Writtle College, Chelmsford. She trained at the National Trust for Scotland's Threave School of Practical Gardening and The Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew. Christine was assistant head gardener at Levens Hall topiary gardens in Kendal. Michael Lavelle has designed and constructed several exhibits at the Chelsea Flower Show, achieving gold medals in 1999, 2003 and 2005, and winning a silver medal for his specialist wildlife garden in 2007. He is currently a senior lecturer in landscape management at Writtle College, Chelmsford. Peter Anderson is a highly respected garden photographer. He has worked for many book publishers and magazines such as Gardens Illustrated and has published several titles with Lorenz Books.   Excellent/Very Good/Excellent/very
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012036  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Genetics, Its Concepts and Implications
Pai, Anna & Helen Marcue-Roberts
Prentice Hall College Div USA 1981 
 Hardcover Genetics, Its Concepts and Implications by Anna C. Pai has 711pp & is 1.3kg to post. Chapters include heredity, traits transmission, linkage & chromosome mapping, molecular genetics, mutation & cytogenetics.  Very Good/None issued
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011982  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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A History Of The English-Speaking Peoples, Vol. 2 The New World
Churchill, Winston, S
Cassell  1956 
 Hardcover 344pp & 900g bubbled/carded for post, dj wear & repaired tears at spine top & bottom.  Good-very Good/Good/Fair
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011996  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Hydrographic Surveying for Development and Conservancy
Margrett, Lieut-Cmdr A.D.
Kelvin and Hughes Marine London  
 Card Cover An explanation on the process of hydrographic survey work with an introduction by Vice-Admiral Day (Hydrographer of the Navy). The book has numerous tables, charts & diagrams with pocket at rear holding a folded map. The book has card covers but may have also had a paper dj as what appears to be the inside flap strip is in the pocket also. K&H publication M274. Lt-Cmdr Margrett retired in 1967.  Very Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011836  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Birds of Prey
Ian Newton (Consulting ed) Penny Olsen (Ed advisor)
Weldon/Merehurst Australia 1990 
 Hardcover Produced by Weldon Owen Sydney in conjunction with Merehurst, London. this book holds 240pp of extremely detailed information, illustration and photographs - all pp clean white & well bound. 12 chapters under the general headings of Raptors of the World, Raptor biology & Relations with Man. A checklist of suggested reading at the back. Book in lovely order bar upper corner bump. A weighty reference (will need to post carded/bubbled in a 3kg satchel)  Excellent/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011765  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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no author
Gregory's Publishing Australia 1980 
 Laminated Pictorial Boards FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62 XK, XL, XM, XP, XR, XT, XW 292pp & approx 900g to post. A handy reference - not the Fairmont, not the Fairlane, NOT the Kingswood - the Falcon! 1960-1970, great days, great music & great cars.  Good/None issued
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011659  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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The Cook’s Book
Norman, Jill (ed)
Covent Garden Books (DK) Australia 2006 
 Hardcover 648 taste tempting pp & just shy of the 3 kg mark. This superlative volume is a culinary arts education in itself: what foodie wouldn't want to read Charlie Trotter's tips on preparing fish and shellfish, or Norman Van Aken's take on Latin American cooking? Instructions from world renowned chefs like Paris's Pierre Hermè and Japan's Hisayuki Takeuchi ring with authority, though female chefs are notably absent, save for Sydney's Christine Manfield. This book takes a two-tiered approach by expanding on the basics in chapters on sauces and dressings, flavorings, and poultry and game birds, and exploring specific cuisines in sections on India, Japan, the Middle East and other regions. review >>> Whether you are trying to improve your cooking or simply learning how to cook -- this book is a self help encyclopedia on cooking. Owner name atop 1st blank page, no - it's not G. Ramsay!  Excellent/Excellent
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011657  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Women on Sex
Quilliam, Susan
BCA UK 1994 
 Hardcover 256pp & 800g for posting. Susan Quilliam's areas of expertise include: love, sex, personal psychology, medico-sexual psychology and body language. She came most recently to the fore, both in the US and in the UK, for her reinvention of the classic sex manual The Joy of Sex. Tells the reader what the modern woman thinks about sex, and provides the answers to the questions they want most to ask: do you tell your partners honestly what they're like in bed; do you enjoy masturbation, and what do you do; and how often do you have sex when you don't want to?  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011498  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Beeton’s Book of Needlework
Beeton, Isabella
Chancellor Press UK 1986 
 Hardcover 592pp, 1.3kg to post. Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Mrs. Isabella Mary Beeton (1836 - 1865), published in 1870, is a classic reference book for all crafters, beginners and experienced alike. It contains descriptions and instructions illustrated by hundreds of engravings of tatting patterns, crochet patterns, knitting patterns, netting patterns, embroidery patterns, point lace patterns, Guipure d'Art, Berlin work, monograms, initials and names, pillow work, and lace stitches.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 37.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011459  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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The Garden An English Love Affair : One Thousand Years of Gardening
Fearnley-Whittingstall, Jane
Ted Smart UK 2004 
 Hardcover Join a landscape architect on a trip through time to study the complex, exciting story of English gardening. Explore how garden styles, from medieval times on, have reflected political, economic, social, and cultural life and values. Examine the gardens of cottages and mansions and those in the country and the city. Investigate the influence of technological advances such as the greenhouse, lawn mower, and plant hybridization. Glorious color photographs of exquisite gardens, illuminated manuscript pages, and other artworks abound. 360 crisp white pp packed with illustration, 1.5kg to post.  Excellent/Excellent
Price: 42.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011416  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Sustainable Dryland Farming: Combining Farmer Innovation and Medic Pasture in a Mediterranean Climate
Chatterton, Lynne & Brian
Cambridge University Press UK 1996 
 Laminated Pictorial Boards 339 crisp white pp & 800g for posting. Very useful review >>This book is a scholarly review of the many attempts, successful in some places (like Australia), unsuccessful in other areas, to use Medicago pastures (grazed by sheep) in rotation with "cereal" (grain) crops. This book provides a detailed and interesting historical review of various agricultural development programs throughout Australia and the Middle East. Example after example of how NOT to do things, along with a few inspiring success stories. Anybody interested in the relationships between agricultural "experts" and farmers, exporting agricultural practices to other countries, and evaluating agricultural export programs must read this book.   Excellent/None issued
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011333  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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MGB Purchase and Restoration Guide
Porter, Lindsay
Haynes UK 1983 
 Pictorial Boards 224 crisp white pp & just under a kilo carded/wrapped for post to you. Clear and easy to follow instructions & handy tips on what to look out for & how to approach certain jobs. review >>> A good start for the novice restoration hobbiest. I don't think this is the only book one will need to do a restoration on a car. You will need others, but this will get you started.   Very Good/None issued
Price: 31.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012813  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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McKie Peter
Active Publications, Australia  2006 7th Edition
 Card Cover AS NEW first aid manual 7th Edition Australian  As New
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011217  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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French Country Cooking
David, Elizabeth
Dorling Kindersley UK 1987 
 Hardcover This copy almost fine - previous owner's plastic wrapper. First published sixty years ago while food rationing was still in force, Elizabeth David used this book to introduce to the nation's bland palate, ingredients and recipes previously undiscovered in postwar Britain. Many people of that era had never experienced anything other than British cooking meat, two veg and a nice steamed pudding. ....------...... She starts by setting the record straight: 'Those who care to look for it will find the justification of France's culinary reputation in the provinces, at the riverside inns, in unknown café sea port bistros...and nowadays in cafés routiers, the lorry-drivers' restaurants. In such places the most interesting food of France is to be found.' From having lived with a French family while studying over there, she was able to bring firsthand knowledge to this short yet concise guide to provincial French cooking.She starts with a chapter on the Batterie de Cuisine. But it's the collection of regional recipes that follow that made this book such a treat for 1950s Britain; divided into sections on soups, fish, eggs, luncheon, supper and family dishes, meat, poultry, game, vegetables, salads, sauces and sweets, she gives an entertaining and informative introduction to each. French Country Cooking reveals the immense diversity of the cuisine through recipes that range from a primitive peasant soup of the Basque country to the refined Lyonnaise dish of Poulet à la Crème. To those used to the raditional format of recipe writing the book will come as something of a surprise since Elizabeth David weaves the ingredients into the methods complete with details of the region, tradition and people. Elizabeth David's acclaimed writings are often cited as an inspiration by many of today's leading chefs, as well as home cooks, and are essential to any serious cookery book collection. Book in beaut condition with very attractive period art to illustrate as well as line art by John Minton, a book to savour with a nice chablis or maybe a Pernod & ice.   Excellent/Excellent
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009563  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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The Royal Horticultural SocietyEncyclopedia of Gardening Revised & Expanded Edition
Brickell, Christopher (ed)
Dorling Kindersley UK 2008 
 Hardcover The Royal Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Gardening is a 3.5 kilo tome of some 752pp. Comprehensively written and researched by leading plant experts, an enormous resource & I'd ask you to look at the contents picture to get an overview, the index alone is more than 50 pp!!  Excellent/Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012950  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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English Pottery and Porcelain
Wills, Geoffrey
Book Club (Guiness Superlatives) UK 1978 2nd Impression
 Hardcover Originally issued under the Guinness imprint as several dozen small monographs -400pp & 1.3 kg packed to post, masses of photos throughout. A good bibliography & setions on red clay ware, delft, stone & creamware,wedgwood, worcester amongst others. The history of the various pottery and porcelain manufactories, large and small, which were active in England between about 1600 and 1900.  Excellent/Excellent
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012682  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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King, Peter
Quiller Press UK 1990 
 Hardcover 184 crisp white pp, outer edge gilt, just over a kilo packed for post to you. The Shooting Field tells the story of the London gun trade from the earliest days through the eyes of the most famous maker, Holland and Holland. Traveling to India with the Prince of Wales and on safari in Africa with Teddy Roosevelt, learn of the development of the double-barreled rifle, the breech-loading shotgun, and the cartridge. This revised and enlarged edition provides a wealth of anecdotes and unique archive material with extensive photographs and illustrations thoughout. Fault? small closed tear dj top rear.  Excellent/Very Good
Price: 62.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011102  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Battlefields of the Second World War
Holmes, Richard
BBC Books UK 2001 
 Hardcover This study of war skillfully clarifies the complexities of four major World War II military campaigns: El Alamein, Monte Cassino (Italy), Operation Market Garden (of which Arnhem formed a crucial part), and the Battle of Britain (the RAF's bomber offensive against Germany). The book originates in Holmes's conviction that the sacrifices made by British service personnel are not properly understood. It uses eye-witness accounts to illuminate the horror, confusion and sheer enormity of war, and puts this in the wider context of the conflict's broader strategy. review >>> The author is a Brigadier from the Territorial Army. He is undoubtedly very well versed in the subject and has produced an excellent account. 224 crisp pp, 700g for post, masses of maps diagrams photos.  Excellent/Very Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010957  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Tools of Violence: Guns, Tanks and Dirty Bombs
Mcnab, Chris & Keeter, Hunter
Osprey Publishing UK 2008 
 Hardcover You can read this quite lengthy description, or you can take my word for it - fascinating +++ . . . .The tools of lethal force have always attracted controversy and fascination. In the modern media age, however, they are also surrounded by confusion and misunderstanding. McNab and Keeter cut through mythology and misinformation and comprehensively lay out the facts, often revealing startling gaps in our everyday knowledge. Tools of Violence unravels the myths of modern weaponry. Not only explaining how a weapon system works, the authors explore how it is applied by soldiers, police or civilians under pressure, what happens when innocents get in the way, its effect on the human body or physical structures, its political controversies, and its place in international law. 320 crisp pp, photo sections, 800g for post. Faults? 2 - firstly the dj has lamination separation at edges, secondly - once you start reading a section you'll let the kettle boil dry.  Excellent/Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010978  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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MINI Owner’s Survival Manual
Tyler, Jim
Osprey Publishing UK 1996 
 Laminated Pictorial Boards A manual for owners of the Mini, with advice on purchasing a Mini, basic mainetnance and breakdowns. 144 super crisp pp, 400g packed for post review >>> The owner's manual for this model is long-gone but this neat little book is a great stand in. As the label on the back of the book reads: IMPORTANT: DO NOT LEAVE HOME WITHOUT THIS BOOK.   Excellent/None issued
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010911  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Microeconomics A Modern Approach
Schotter, Andrew
(Harper Collins USA 1994 
 Laminated Pictorial Boards Microeconomics: A Modern Approach (Harpercollins Series in Economics) 635pp - some pp have notes in pencil & or highlit sentences (this may of course be advantageous to speed research) -chapters on game theory, cost & production, oligopoly, finance, marketing, market entry, insurance, government, moral hazard & a great great deal more. 1500g of valuable reference.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009847  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Microeconomics Study Guide to Accompany Microeconomics A Modern Approach
Schotter, Andrew & Nyarko, Yaw
Harper Collins USA 1994 
 Soft Cover Microeconomics: A Modern Approach (Harpercollins Series in Economics) 196pp - this volume is designed to be used in conjunction with its weighty companion (our book #009847 Chapters on game theory, cost & production, oligopoly, finance, marketing, market entry, insurance, government, moral hazard & a great great deal more. 450g of valuable reference.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009850  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Australian Family Law in Context Commentary and Materials
Parker, S & Parkinson, P & Behrens, J
Lbc Information Services Australia 1999 
 Softcover 947 clean white perfectly bound pp of legalese with hundreds of cases & the laws/precedents/annotations surrounding them eg: define a family, gay marriage, financial support, death divorce adoption etc Think "Law meets Brady Bunch" & it's all in here. Packed for post about 1.7kg.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009865  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Greening a Brown Land The Australian Search for Sustainable Land Use
Barr, Neil and Cary, John
Macmillan Australia 1992 1st
 Paperback History of Australian rural land use from the time of the early European settlers, with emphasis on the struggle to green a brown land. 343pp with some photos diagrams illustrations. 13chpters plus endnotes, conclusion, index - all pp clean white tightly bound.  Very Good/None issued
Price: 85.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010016  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Improved Grassland Management
Frame, John
Farming Press Books UK 1994 
 Illustrated Board Cover Essential reading for all those involved in modern grassland management including grassland farmers, agricultural consultants and advisory officers, as well as agricultural, land use and biology students.Gives comprehensive coverage of the full scope of modern grassland management.Written in a reader-friendly advisory style, it can be read and understood without an in-depth technical or scientific background. Faults? a bump to lower edge of front board, prev owner name inside. 351 crisply presented pp & almost a kilo packed for post to you. No dj, did it ever have one??  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010594  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Joinery (Building Craft Series)
McKay, W.B.
Longmans, Green & Co. UK 1947 
 Hardcover Joinery (Building Craft Series) by Mckay is 240pp & less than 500g to post. Inside the cover is a presentation plate (undated) from Tamworth Tech College, the book was originally sourced from Ell's in Newcastle. 155 illustrations & printed as a companion to a book on carpentry.  Excellent/Very Good/Good
Price: 38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012796  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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