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Approved Readers for the Catholic Schools of Australia Book 1
William Brooks and Co
  Picture board covers with cloth spine and staples. Blue mark and name on front cover, inscriptions on end paper and front piece, smudge marks on two early pages, rub marks on inside front cover where a list of names has been erased. Cover has come away from staples physical
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 111  Bookseller: Dorothy Dickens Books and Music
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Advice to School-Boys: Sermons on Their Duties, Trials, and Temptations
Huntingford, Edward
Bickers & Son London 1877 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xii+242pp+2pp catalogue. Red cloth boards. Gilt lettering and black decoration. Front board has a moisture mark and tips have light fraying. Front endpaper removed. Book firm and unmarked.  Fair - Good/No Jacket
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009050  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The English at School: An Anthology
Lamb, G. F. (ed)
George Allen & Unwin London 1950 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xx+194pp. Green cloth boards. Black lettering spine. Previous owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Book firm and clean. B&W frontispiece. D/W not price clipped. Sunning to spine.  Very Good+/Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009051  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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"Please Miss!" (A Humourous Guide Through Primary School)
Ash, Susan
Mimosa Press Charters Towers 1986 1st Edition
 Soft Cover vi+118pp. Illustrated card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. ISBN 0958864101. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009497  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Physical Education in Primary Schools: A Handbook for Teachers
no author
Department of Education New South Wales (NSW) Sydney 1963 
 Hard Cover 204pp. Blue cloth baords. Black lettering. B&W photographs and line drawings. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper is of a light paper and both book and wrapper are in excellent condition. Wrapper has a couple of edge nicks.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009498  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Select Documents in Australian Education 1788-1900
Austin, A. G.
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Carlton 1963 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xxii+280pp. Dark blue boards. Gilt lettering spine. Previous owner's name front endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Very firm and clean book. In the Education in Australia series.  Very Good+/No Jacket
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009501  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Trainee 1944 (Vol XXXVIII)
no author
Melbourne Teachers College Melbourne  
 Soft Cover Illustrated card covers. Firm, clean and tidy. Some edgewear and scuffing to covers. B&W illustrations - photographs, line drawings. Student year book. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009499  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Art Detective
Stockley, Michelle
Rigby Heinemann Port Melbourne 1995 Reprint
 Soft Cover viii+135pp. Illustrated card covers. Very firm and clean book. Previous owner's name to inside front cover. Fully colour illustrated throughout. ISBN 0858595788. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009588  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Sociology of Education: Possibilities and Practices
Allen, Jennifer (ed)
Social Science Press Katoomba 2001 2nd Edition
 Soft Cover xii+396pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. ISBN 1876633239.  Near Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009052  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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JUGGLING: Master the Skills of Juggling with Balls, Rings and Clubs
Darbyshire, Lydia [Ed]
ISBN: 1853484083
New Burlington Books London 1993 1st. British
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 80pp., colour diagramatic illustrations throughout. Book clean, tight, no marks. Illustrated dustjacket: no tears, tiny bruises along top only. Contents include: Basic Three Ball, Advanced Three Ball, Two People Three Ball, Rings, Clubs, Club Passing, Other Objects, Compiling an Act, Glossary. Weight approx. 740g.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 18.49 (AUD)
Book Number: 000276  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Conran, Shirley
ISBN: 0283996293
Sidgwick & Jackson in Assoc. With Penguin Books Great Britain 1990 
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xi, + 449pp., b/w illustrations throughout. Book clean, square and tight. Leaves clean and unmarked. Loose-plastic protected, illustrated [author portrait at rear] dustjacket has minor creasing and a light stain to spine ends, indentations and minor scuffs. "For everyone who hates housework. How to survive life, stay sane, save time and money, be a working wife and mother, save wear and tear on yourself, move house, be organised, etc., etc." Book weight approx. 930g.   Very Good/Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000959  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Fieldhouse, Harry
ISBN: 0460045180
J.M.Dent & Sons London 1982 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 270pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed dustjacket protected in a removable plastic cover. "This book holds out firm standards of accurate expression. It examines concisely spelling, grammar, punctuation, style and pronunciation, defending many imperilled traditions but also upholding various modernisms and American imports. There are detailed examples of common difficulties, explanations of the underlying ideas of sentence construction . . . Profuse with colloquial examples, the book clarifies many of the obscure basics that dictionaries leave English speakers to work out for themselves." Book weight approx. 523g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010164  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SPEECH DIFFICULTIES IN CHILDHOOD: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Parents
Williams, Rona M.
Harrap London 1962 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 184pp., intext, line-drawn b/w illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Name obliterated with felt marker pen on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Monochrome, pictorially illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, mildly edgeworn and spotted. "This book tries to explain to parents and teachers what the speech difficulties of children are, how they arise and what may be done to remedy them . . . " Contents include: Foreword by T. Pomfret Kilner, Normal development of speech, Delayed speech development, Confused speech, Stammering, Voice disorders and their correction, Physical abnormalities and speech defects, Sound testing, Further exercises, Index. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good+/Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002035  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING: A Manual of Method for Pupil-Teachers and Assistant Masters
Park, Abr.
Blackie and Son London 1886 5th [Unstated]
 Orig. Decorated Brown Cloth HB vii, + 174pp. Book mildly cocked and shaken. Corners abraded and frayed, short splits to gutters. Dark blue endpapers. Former owner's name on endpapers, title and contents pages. Pen-ruled leaves [for notations] throughout textblock have several written upon, else minor fingermarks and spots. 19 chapters, viz: Training the senses and memory, School discipline, Writing, Spelling, Writing from dictation, Arithmetic, Mental arithmetic, Grammar, Composition, Geography, History, Object lessons, School registration, Physical education, Concluding remarks, Appendices x 6, Index. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002029  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Gaylene M. Carpenter and Christine Z. Howe
ISBN: 0137292864
Prentice Hall New Jersey 1985 First Edition
 Pictorial Boards Hardcover viii, + 184pp., intext tables and figures throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, nominally bumped head and foot. Leaves clean, but redolent. Monochrome, pictorially illustrated gloss boards trivially bumped on upper foredge corners, else very good. "This book is an overview of the process of programming leisure experiences with a unique emphasis on human growth & development on the life course and a cyclical procedure that begins with needs assessment and ends with program revision . . . " Contents include: Preface, Intro., Life course & leisure, Trends & issues relevant, Comprehensive program development, Intro. to leisure programming, Needs assessment, Program: Development, Implementation, Evaluation and revision. Index. Book weight approx. 460g.   Very Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002136  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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[Edited by] Imelda Palmer
ISBN: 0522842658
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xvi, + 230pp., sparsely illustrated: 2 b/w half-tone plates; 2 intext line drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Minor foxing on several leaves, former owner's name on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Pictorial, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn in part, with short closed tears and crease, mildly U.V. affected on spine, else good. " . . . the essays in this volume, whether examing nineteenth or twentieth century material, illume the contemporary debate on some central issues in education." Contents include: Prelims., Women teachers' quest for salary justice [1915-1946], ALP policy formulation process, Secondary education for all, Education of Atawe, Working-class education, Free schooling; South Australia 1875-1898, Child-saving & urban school reform; South Australia at the turn of the century, Index. Book weight approx. 460g.   Very Good/Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002152  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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[Edited by] Imelda Palmer
ISBN: 0522842860
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xvi, + 220pp., 4 unpaginated, b/w half-tone plates, intext tables. Book clean, nominally cocked. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Block edges flecked, else leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket foxed on unprinted background, insect damage on spine, otherwise OK. "The twenty-sixth issue of 'Melbourne Studies In Education', long recognized as a major publication in its field . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Education of a Professor of Education, State-aid at the Bar, Career of a Colonial schoolmistress, Industrial fund, Meeting needs-Seven years' hard labour, Origins/Formation of Teachers' Unions in 19th century Australia, Context of reorganisation of Tertiary education in Australia, Sex, schools and emerging occupational interests, Index. Book weight approx. 470g.   Very Good/Fair +
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002153  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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[Edited by] Imelda Palmer
ISBN: 0522843093
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xiii, + 253pp., 4 unpaginated b/w halftone plates, intext line-drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Dated inscription on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn and U.V. affected on spine, else very good. "The twenty-seventh issue of 'Melbourne Studies In Education', a publication long acknowledged as a leader in its field." Contents include: Prelims., Education of a psychologist, Pedagogical traditions . . . , Some reflections on the concept of educational disadvantage, Social class & educational disadvantage, Disability & disadvantage-Special education in Australia, School & University-What went wrong in America, Moral education as the achievement of virtue, Index, more. Book weight approx. 500g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002154  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Dihn-Hoa, Nguyen
ISBN: 0804816611
Charles E. Tuttle Co. Rutland, Vermont/Tokyo, Japan 1994 5th P/B
 Softcover xii, + 316pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper slightly creased and edgeworn, an original seller's sticker affixed to plain inner front. " . . . provides concise translations of over 16,000 entries. Many entries include useful compounds and phrases, indicating the actual usage of the word . . . " Book weight approx. 590g.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 004734  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Kroll, Natasha
The Studio Limited London 1954 First Edition
 Hardcover 96pp., b/white frontispiece and intext, demonstrative halftone plates and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright white title there-on. Mildly bumped on head and heel of same. Random flecks and splotches throughout textblock and edges. No dustjacket. Written for those interested in merchandising window displays, the author, in this publication, has worked with the idea of display on a limited budget, and endeavoured to suggest ideas which depend not so much on expensive props, but on the use of everyday objects available to all . . . Contents include: Prelims., Reasons for Window Display, General Principles, Treeatment of Merchandise, The Setting, Window Displays, Display Calendar, Tickets, Lighting, Display Tools & Materials. Book weight approx. 500g.  Good+
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005289  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Colletti, Anthony
Iowa State University Press Ames, Iowa, U.S.A. 1963 First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) 307pp., halftone plate frontispiece. Illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates, line-drawings, and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Pale green cloth boards lightly bumped on heel of backstrip. Original seller's stamp on ffep., acidic (browned) strips on pastedowns, otherwise leaves clean. No dustjacket. Published in the United States, this handbook, which includes practical hints, will be of value to the dairyman requiring information dealing with practical aspects of dairy cattle management. Contents include: 22 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good
Price: 16.83 (AUD)
Book Number: 005766  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MODERN PARTY GAMES: Games, Competitions, Ideas
Stevens, Kate
Ward, Lock London 1959 4th Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 160pp., several pages of sketch-illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Random splotches on two preliminary leaves, minor flecks on textblock edges. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, lightly edgeworn, acidic spine and foredge folds. "This book is written for adults, though much of the material can be adapted for children . . . " Lots of fun for social occasions will be found within the 14 'sections' of this book. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 006242  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Ehlen, Anamary (Editor)
ISBN: 0782128017
Sybex Inc Alameda, California, U.S.A. 2000 Second Edition, 4th Impression
 Softcover xxvi, + 1010pp., b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slight browning to edges. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn only. Learn all about Web publishing-working with HTML, designing pages, using page components . . . get up to speed with HTML, and then move on to Web design and advanced Web languages . . . Includes Master's Reference, and in-depth reference which puts HTML tags, properties and attributes at your fingertips. Contents include: Intro., 23 informative chapters, over four 'parts', plus Appendix: HTML Master's Reference, and Index. Book weight approx. 820g.   Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006631  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Oaks, Scott, Traversat, Bernard and Gong, Li
ISBN: 059600236x
O'Reilly Sebastopol, California, U.S.A. 2002 First Edition
 Softcover xii, + 401pp., b/white figures intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, several with soft corner crease. Thin black stripe to foot of textblock. Illustrated card wrapper has minimal edgewear, small crease to front panel. Written by key members of the JXTA programming team, 'JXTA in a Nutshell' is both a tutorial and a quick reference, which aims to get you up to speed with JXTA in as short a time as possible . . . Contents include: Preface, Introducing JXTA, 18 informative chapters, Biblio., Class, Method and Field Index, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good +
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006635  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Yumoto, J.M.
ISBN: 0804805091
Charles E. Tuttle Rutland, Vermont, and Tokyo, Japan 1985 23rd Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 191pp., illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plate sections, plus intext line-drawings, charts and characters. Book clean. Spine firm, but nominally cocked. Front free endpaper cleanly excised, minimal ex libris evidence on colophon, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated (M. Kuwata), loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and crinkled, plus neatly price-clipped. " 'The Samurai Sword' is an indispensable book for the fortunate owner of one (sword) and an invaluable source book for all interested in this superb craft, the secrets of which have been jealously guarded for centuries . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 9 chapters, viz: History, Parts, Blade Shape, Construction and Grain, Making a Sword, Inscriptions, Care and Maintenance, Appraisal and Value, Relative Point Values, Biblio., Glosary, Old Provinces, Index. Book weight approx. 465g. Ex-Library Good+/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006660  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Kavacs, Charles (Edited by Peter Snow)
ISBN: 0863153968
Floris Books Great Britain 2004 First Thus
 Softcover 174pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, one page corner-creased. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, small, soft corner crease to rear. "A re-telling of Greek mythology and ancient history as recommended for Steiner-Waldorf curriculum class 5-6 (age 10-12)." Contents include: Preface, Greek Mythology, The Argonauts, Perseus, The Twelve Labours of Heracles, Theseus, Greek History, Alexander the Great, Index. Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006711  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HELP YOUR CHILD TO SUCCEED : The Essential Guide for Parents
Lucas, Bill and Smith, Alistair
ISBN: 1741013534
Hawker Brownlow Education/ The Learning Ladder Victoria, Australia 2004 
 Softcover 96pp., colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Previous distributor's sticker to inside front cover. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn and scuffed. " Every parent wants the best for their child . . . the essential guide for parents of preschool and primary children . . . Packed with activities, games, tips and suggestions for ways to support your child, the book is both a practical guide for dipping into, and a thought-provoking read." Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 006766  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Cam, Philip (Edited by)
ISBN: 0868065099
Hale & Iremonger Pty, Limited Alexandria, NSW, Australia 1994 3rd Impression
 Softcover 80pp., b/white sketch illustrations throughout by Ken Rinkel. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn and scuffed. " . . . a further collection of stories for children 8-12 years old to enjoy with their parents and teachers. The stories raise questions about topics such as: appearance and reality, magic and make-believe, mind and body, order in nature, power, freedom and rights, multicultural society . . . The stories invite children to question and discuss, to make connections and to explore different points of view . . . " Book weight approx. 220g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006893  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LATIN CAN BE FUN : Facetiae Latinae. A Modern Conversational Guide. Sermo Hodiernus Antique Redditus
Capellanus, Georg (Translated By Peter Needham)
ISBN: 0285633945
Souvenir Press London 2001 Revised Edition, Reprint
 Softcover 160pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations by Rod McLeod, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, albeit slightly browned at edges. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn and scuffed. "Contains hundreds of useful expressions and phrases for everyday life . . . This revised edition of a worldwide bestseller includes a new appendix on Euro 96, mostra spe omni evanescente cum ictum imbecillum direxit ad rete Germanum lusor quidam infelicissimus sextus ipse, and covers the latest technological developments, delivering Latin alive and kicking into the new millenium . . . Originating in Germany, 'Latin Can Be Fun' was translated, adapted and updated by Peter Needham, classics master at Eton College . . . " Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006975  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Pfaffenberger, Bryan
ISBN: 0764563254
Hungry Minds Inc Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A. 2001 Ninth Edition
 Softcover iv, + 403pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper mildly edgeworn, mostly on foot, plus soft, vertical reading crease to front panel. This fully revised and expanded Ninth Edition includes "over 4500 comprehensive entries - from Gnutella, Python, and multiple matrix skinning to SOAP, WAP, and XHTML; coverage of the Internet, from Advanced Encryption Standard to Napster, as well as a comprehensive coverage of intellectual property and timecode editing. Extensive cross-references lead to related topics of interest." Book weight approx. 585g.   Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007167  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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