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Australia

Orpheus : the myth of the poet.

Orpheus : the myth of the poet.

Orpheus : the myth of the poet., SEGAL, Charles.
Used
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 1989

233pp. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. Owner's name writ small. ISBN 0801837081

$52.34

50.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

ANTARCTICA.

ANTARCTICA., PORTER, Eliot.
Used
Hutchinson, Melbourne, 1978

Large square 4to. 168pp, 1 double-page, 2 full-page maps and endpaper maps, 79 colour plates. Cream cloth with dustwrapper (short closed clean tear near head of spine, now in protective sleeve).

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

THRA Papers & Proceedings. Volume 60 : number 1.

THRA Papers & Proceedings. Volume 60 : number 1., TASMANIAN Historical Research Association.
Used
THRA, Hobart, April,2013

pp1-66, black & white illustrations. Soft covers. Fine [new]. *** Black Tom Birch, fact & fiction; Ludwig Salvator's drawings of Hobart 1881; Basil Steers, the last of the high country snarers; st

$10.47

10.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

An Account of several voyages to the south and north... by Sir John Narborough, Captain Jasmen [sic] Tasman, Captain John Wood, and Frederick Marten of Hamburgh.

An Account of several voyages to the south and north... by Sir John Narborough, Captain Jasmen [sic] Tasman, Captain John Wood, and Frederick Marten of Hamburgh., NARBOROUGH, John et al.
Used
N. Israel/Da Capo Press, Amsterdam/New York, 1969

(Bibliotheca Australiana #62.) Facsimile of the 1694 edition. Two volumes in one: xxxvi, 196 & 208pp; plates and maps (8 folding). Simile vellum, title labels, clear wrapper. Fine. ***[title conti

$41.87

40.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The Archers of Van Diemen's Land : a history of pioneer pastoral families.

The Archers of Van Diemen's Land : a history of pioneer pastoral families.

The Archers of Van Diemen's Land : a history of pioneer pastoral families., CHICK, Neil.
Used
Pedigree Press, Hobart, 1991

1095 copies thus (another 125 were fully bound in leather and signed by the author); this copy out-of-series (unnumbered). 4to. xx, 354, 128pp (the latter section a biographical index). Cloth-text

$209.34

200.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The Amazing Adventures of N.Z.'s No 1 Power Junky : the true story of Comalco in N.Z. [cover title].

The Amazing Adventures of N.Z.'s No 1 Power Junky : the true story of Comalco in N.Z. [cover title].

The Amazing Adventures of N.Z.'s No 1 Power Junky : the true story of Comalco in N.Z. [cover title]., LUSK, Pete, with art by John Currie.
Used
Campaign against foreign control in New Zealand, Christchurch, 1977

8vo. [32]pp. Stapled in pictorial coloured wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. *** Presented graphically (in both senses of the word).

$23.03

22.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The Many-Coloured Land : a return to Ireland.

The Many-Coloured Land : a return to Ireland.

The Many-Coloured Land : a return to Ireland., KOCH, Christopher.
Used
Picador, Sydney, 2002

First edition. 246pp. Soft covers. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0330363832 ***The Tasmanian novelist tours the land of (some of) his forebears, including the Devereux family.

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The History of the Great Rebellion.

The History of the Great Rebellion., HYDE, Edward, Earl of Clarendon : edited by Roger Lockyer.
Used
Oxford University Press for the Folio Society, London, 1967

Tall 8vo. 470pp, frontis portrait and other illustrations, maps, pictorial endpapers. Full blue buckram decorated in gilt (spine slightly sunned), with the slipcase (a few marks). Owner's name. A

$23.03

22.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Sophocles' Dramas.

Sophocles' Dramas., Sophocles : translated by Sir George Young.
Used
Dent, London, 1963

(Everyman's Library, no 114.) Reprint. Small 8vo.xiv, 402pp; notes and introduction. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy.

$15.70

15.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The Arga Saga : the story of Australian Water Transport Ship AK96.

The Arga Saga : the story of Australian Water Transport Ship AK96.

The Arga Saga : the story of Australian Water Transport Ship AK96., GEEVES, Jock.
Used
Author, Hobart, 1997

4to. 98pp, b&w photographs, maps. Soft covers. Very good. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0646343807

$36.63

35.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

American Citizens, British Slaves : Yankee political prisoners in an Australian prison colony 1839-1850.

American Citizens, British Slaves : Yankee political prisoners in an Australian prison colony 1839-1850.

American Citizens, British Slaves : Yankee political prisoners in an Australian prison colony 1839-1850., PYBUS, Cassandra & Hamish Maxwell-Stewart.
Used
MUP, Melbourne, 2002

270pp, 12pp b/w illus. Soft covers. Fine. ISBN 0522850278 ***An account of the American citizens transported to Van Diemen's Land for their part in the Canadian rebellions of 1837.

$15.70

15.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The Purchas Handbook : studies of the life, times and writings of Samuel Purchas 1577-1626, with bibliographies of his books and of works about him. Volumes I & II.

The Purchas Handbook : studies of the life, times and writings of Samuel Purchas 1577-1626, with bibliographies of his books and of works about him. Volumes I & II.

The Purchas Handbook : studies of the life, times and writings of Samuel Purchas 1577-1626, with bibliographies of his books and of works about him. Volumes I & II., PENNINGTON, L.E. (ed)
Used
Hakluyt Society, London, 1997

(Hakluyt Society, Second Series, nos 185 & 186.) Two volumes. xxviii, 380pp, 28 illustrations; viii, 381-811pp, 28 illustrations. Blue cloth, gilt titling and gilt ship device on upper board, with

$36.63

35.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Manual of the Writings in Middle English: 1050-1500. Volume 5:  XII. Dramatic Pieces. XII. Poems Dealing with Contemporary Conditions

A Manual of the Writings in Middle English: 1050-1500. Volume 5:  XII. Dramatic Pieces. XII. Poems Dealing with Contemporary Conditions

A Manual of the Writings in Middle English: 1050-1500. Volume 5: XII. Dramatic Pieces. XII. Poems Dealing with Contemporary Conditions, HARTUNG, Albert (general editor): Anna J. Mill, Sheila Lindenbaum & Francis Lee Utley, and Barry Ward (Part XII) & Rossell Hope Robbins (Part XIII)
Used
Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, New Haven, 1975

By Members of the Middle English Group of the Modern Language Association of America. 8vo. 10, 1315-1742pp, bibliographies, index. Full blue cloth. A very good clean copy. Owner's name writ small.

$31.40

30.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Van Diemens Land : the journey home. An historical colonial narrative.

Van Diemens Land : the journey home. An historical colonial narrative.

Van Diemens Land : the journey home. An historical colonial narrative., RHODES, Lynne Christison.
Used
Author, Broadmarsh, Tas, 2006

4to viii, 88pp, black & white photographs and illustrations. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646455680

$29.31

28.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Eight Men in a Crate : the ordeal of the advance party of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-57. Based on the diary kept by Rainer Goldsmith, Medical Officer, Veterinary Surgeon and Dentist.

Eight Men in a Crate : the ordeal of the advance party of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-57. Based on the diary kept by Rainer Goldsmith, Medical Officer, Veterinary Surgeon and Dentist.

Eight Men in a Crate : the ordeal of the advance party of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-57. Based on the diary kept by Rainer Goldsmith, Medical Officer, Veterinary Surgeon and Dentist., ARNOLD, Anthea.
Used
Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press, Norwich& Bluntisham, 2007

133pp, [9] publisher's advertisements, black & white and colour photographs, maps, diagrams. Laminated soft covers with turn-in flaps. Fine [new]. ISBN 1852970952

$39.78

38.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Century of Tasmanian Railways, 1871-1971.

A Century of Tasmanian Railways, 1871-1971.

A Century of Tasmanian Railways, 1871-1971., STOKES, H.J.W.
Used
Govt. Printer, Hobart, [1971]

Prepared for the Transport Commission, Tasmania. Small 4to. 32pp, illustrated. Stapled with soft covers drawn on. A very good clean copy.

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Index to the Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volumes I & 2 (1788-1850).

Index to the Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volumes I & 2 (1788-1850).

Index to the Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volumes I & 2 (1788-1850)., SAINTY, Malcolm R. & Michael C. Flynn (eds)
Used
Library of Australian History, Sydney, 1991

160pp. Cloth-textured papered boards (as issued, without dustwrapper). A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908120818

$15.70

15.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Fifty Favourite Fairy Tales : chosen from the Colour Fairy Books of Andrew Lang.

Fifty Favourite Fairy Tales : chosen from the Colour Fairy Books of Andrew Lang.

Fifty Favourite Fairy Tales : chosen from the Colour Fairy Books of Andrew Lang., LANG, Andrew : chosen by Kathleen Lines.
Used
Nonesuch Press, London, 1965

With illustrations by Margery Gill. (A Nonesuch Cygnet.) Tall 8vo. 364pp, b&w text illustrations. Decorated cloth with dustwrapper (slightly chipped at head of spine, now in protective sleeve). O

$31.40

30.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series).

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series).

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series)., Hobart:
Used
J. Walch & Sons, Hobart, nd [ late1930s?]

90x165mm folder booklet. 15 black & white photographs: a panorama of 'Hobart and Mount Wellington from Bellerive' laid across the inside of the covers and drop-down concertina-folded images (14),

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series).

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series).

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series)., Hobart:
Used
Arbuckle, Waddell, nd [ late1930s?]

90x165mm booklet, stapled in wrappers, as issued. 15 black & white photographs: a panorama of 'Hobart and Mount Wellington from Bellerive' as centrefold. The covers faded, spine a bit worn with cl

$20.93

20.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

150 YEARS OF ARTISTS' LITHOGRAPHS 1803 - 1953.

150 YEARS OF ARTISTS' LITHOGRAPHS 1803 - 1953., MAN, Felix H.
Used
William Heinemann, London, 1953

4to. LXII, 123 plates (b/w and colour). Linen cloth with d/w (rubbed, minor wear on corners and at head of spine).

$52.34

50.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

153 Letters from W.H. Hudson.

153 Letters from W.H. Hudson., HUDSON, W.H. Edited by Edward Garnett.
Used
Nonesuch Press, London, [1923]

1000 numbered copies. Large 8vo. 194pp, small portrait on title-page, sketch at rear. Original buckram (slightly faded) with spine label (and spare one on rear free ep). Edges uncut. Very goo

$125.61

120.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Man and Rivers : a photographic exhibition.

Man and Rivers : a photographic exhibition., Photography:
Used
Queen Victoria Museum, Launceston, 1985

Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Touring Programme assisted by... the Tasmanian Arts Advisory Board. 20pp, 25 illustrations. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. Very good. ISBN 0724612645

$10.47

10.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

2nd Derwent River Crossing at Hobart. Joint Expert Advisory Committee Report. May 1975.

2nd Derwent River Crossing at Hobart. Joint Expert Advisory Committee Report. May 1975., The Committee
Used
Australian & Tasmanian Government, [Hobart?], 1975

v, 28pp, black & white photograph, diagram, map, 5 folding maps and plans at rear. Side stapled in stiff covers (small area of silverfishing and faint area of fading on front). Very good.

$20.93

20.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

30 YEARS OF ROTARY IN HOBART.

30 YEARS OF ROTARY IN HOBART., BROOKS, G.V.
Used
J. Walch & Sons, Hobart, 1955

96pp, b&w photographs. Original papered boards (short split at rear joint). Occasional marks in margins. Annotation on front paste-down. Good.

$15.70

15.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

50 YEARS HARD.

50 YEARS HARD., PROUT, Denton and Fred Feely.
Used
Rigby, Adelaide, 1967

266pp, b/w illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with d/w (spine lightly faded) very good. ***The first 50 years of Pentridge Gaol.

$12.56

12.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

More Old Tasmanian Prints : a companion volume to The Engravers of Van Diemen's Land and Old Tasmanian Prints.

More Old Tasmanian Prints : a companion volume to The Engravers of Van Diemen's Land and Old Tasmanian Prints.

More Old Tasmanian Prints : a companion volume to The Engravers of Van Diemen's Land and Old Tasmanian Prints., CRAIG, Clifford.
Used
Foot & Playsted, Launceston, 1984

1000 numbered copies. 389pp, coloured frontis, 62 plates. Pictorial cloth, with dustwrapper and title banner. A very good clean copy - with a typed slip tipped to the front endpaper, reading 'to G

$52.34

50.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Tasmanian Shipwrecks, Volume 2 : 1900-2012 [revised edition].

Tasmanian Shipwrecks, Volume 2 : 1900-2012 [revised edition].

Tasmanian Shipwrecks, Volume 2 : 1900-2012 [revised edition]., BROXAM, Graeme & Michael Nash.
ISBN: 0992366003/9780992366001 Used
Navarine Publishing, Hobart, 2013

Large 4to. 312pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, bibliography, indexes (ships, people & organisations), endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ***Signed by

$62.80

60.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Beardsley Miscellany.

A Beardsley Miscellany., Beardsley: WALKER, R.A. (ed)
Used
Bodley Head, London, 1949

#158 of 500 numbered copies. Small 4to. 116pp, frontis & 20 illustrations. Original black buckram, decorated in gilt, with dustwrapper. The d/w a little chipped along the top edge and discolou

$62.80

60.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Bitter Fame : a life of Sylvia Plath.

Bitter Fame : a life of Sylvia Plath.

Bitter Fame : a life of Sylvia Plath., STEVENSON, Anne.
Used
Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1989

With additional material by Lucas Myers, Dido Merwin and Richard Murphy. 413pp, illustrated. Cloth-backed papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). Owner's name. A very good clean copy. ISBN

$10.47

10.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Bibliography of the Gold Coast.

A Bibliography of the Gold Coast., CARDINALL, A.W.
Used
Government Printer, Accra, Gold Coast Colony, nd [1932?

Issued as a companion volume to The Census Report of 1931. xix, 384pp. Index. Original cloth (25mm top edge slightly faded, some black ink splashes along front edge of spine, a few small stains).

$157.01

150.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Bibliography of Victorian History 1850-1900.

A Bibliography of Victorian History 1850-1900., FEATHERSTONE, Guy.
Used
Red Rooster Press, Ascot Vale, Vic., 1986

Revised edition. Small quarto. xv, no other pagination, appendix, author index. Soft covers. Top edges lightly spotted, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0908247168 ***891 numbered bibliograp

$15.70

15.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Biographical Register 1788-1939. Notes from the name index of the Australian Dictionary of Biography - Volume I: A-K.  Volume II: L-Z.

A Biographical Register 1788-1939. Notes from the name index of the Australian Dictionary of Biography - Volume I: A-K. Volume II: L-Z., GIBBNEY, H.J. & Ann G. Smith (eds)
Used
Australian Dictionary of Biography, Canberra, 1987

2 volumes. 403 & 429pp. Soft covers, spines slightly faded. Very good. ISBN 0731501047

$46.06

44.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Lightning Ridge : the land of Black Opals.

Lightning Ridge : the land of Black Opals.

Lightning Ridge : the land of Black Opals., IDRIESS, Ion L.
Used
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1940

First edition. 251pp, frontis & 9 other plates. Original red cloth, spine faded, extremities a little rubbed. Spotting on edges and those pages adjacent to the plates, otherwise clean and in good+

$104.67

100.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Book Collector's Notes on items relating to the Discovery of Australia, the First Settlement, and the Early Coastal Exploration of the Continent.

A Book Collector's Notes on items relating to the Discovery of Australia, the First Settlement, and the Early Coastal Exploration of the Continent., DAVIDSON, Rodney.
Used
Cassell, Melbourne, 1970

138pp, illus. Original cloth with dustwrapper (price-clipped, spine faded and slightly rubbed at the head). Very good.

$36.63

35.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Book of Quaker Saints.

A Book of Quaker Saints., HODGKIN, L.V.
Used
T.N. Foulis, London, 1917

Illustrated by F. Cayley-Robinson. 548pp, 7 tipped in coloured plates, illus eps. Original cloth (spine sunned, some rubbing on extremities, corners slightly bumped). Spotting and offsetting on ep

$41.87

40.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A BRIEF SKETCH OF THE LONG AND VARIED CAREER OF MARSHALL MACDERMOTT, Esq., J.P., of Adelaide, South Australia.

A BRIEF SKETCH OF THE LONG AND VARIED CAREER OF MARSHALL MACDERMOTT, Esq., J.P., of Adelaide, South Australia., MACDERMOTT, Marshall.
Used
Libraries Board of South Australia, Adelaide, 1969

Australiana Facsimile Editions No.189. Ferguson 11908. 513 copies. 53pp. Cloth-backed papered boards. Slight offsetting on endpapers, otherwise fine. ***Orig printed William Kyffin Thomas, Adelaid

$29.31

28.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Southern Hemisphere Late Neogene Climates [cover title] : papers arising from the symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere over the past five million years.

Southern Hemisphere Late Neogene Climates [cover title] : papers arising from the symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere over the past five million years.

Southern Hemisphere Late Neogene Climates [cover title] : papers arising from the symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere over the past five million years., BANKS. M.R. & M.J. Brown (eds).
Used
Royal Society of Tasmania, Hobart, 1966

Papers and Proceedings of the RST, Volume 130, part 2, November 1996. 4to. iv, 107pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy.

$15.70

15.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Catalogue of Leonard Rodway's Collection of Fungi. I. Hymenomycetes and Gasteromycetes.

A Catalogue of Leonard Rodway's Collection of Fungi. I. Hymenomycetes and Gasteromycetes., CHANG, Yu Shyun and Gintaras Kantvilas
Used
TMAG, Hobart, 1993

Tasmanian Herbarium Occasional Publication No.4. 4to. 52pp, full-page black & white portrait of Rodway. Soft covers (small sticker mark on front, a little rubbing). Covers good+, interior fine.

$10.47

10.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

With Napoleon in Russia 1812 ; the diary of Lt H.A. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army 1812-1813.

With Napoleon in Russia 1812 ; the diary of Lt H.A. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army 1812-1813., VOSSLER, Lt H.A.
Used
Folio Society, London, 1970

Second impression. Translated [with an Introduction] by Walter Wallich. Lithographs by Christian-Wilhelm von Faber du Faur. 176pp, duotone illustrations, map endpapers. Pictorial cloth, top edges

$23.03

22.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Century Afield : a history of the Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club.

A Century Afield : a history of the Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club.

A Century Afield : a history of the Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club., FENTON, Janet.
Used
Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club, Hobart, 2004

Large 8vo. 168pp, illustrated. Soft covers (spine a trifle sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0957852916

$20.93

20.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Everything to Lose : diaries 1945-1960.

Everything to Lose : diaries 1945-1960.

Everything to Lose : diaries 1945-1960., PARTRIDGE, Frances.
Used
Victor Gollancz, London, 1985

383pp, b&w plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Owner's name. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0575035498

$10.47

10.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse.

Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse.

Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse., DUNMORE, John.
Used
Dunmore Press, Palmerston North (NZ), 1985

318pp, illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Tape marks on the boards from a previous d/w covering, otherwise a very good clean copy.

$20.93

20.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Cunard White Star Liners of the 1930s.

Cunard White Star Liners of the 1930s.

Cunard White Star Liners of the 1930s., De KERBRECH, Richard P. & David L. Williams.
Used
Conway Maritime Press, London, 1988

Small 4to. 127pp, well illustrated in b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (price clipped). Tape stains from a previous covering on the endpapers, otherwise a very good clean copy.

$18.84

18.00 AUD

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Australia

Australian Native Plants : a manual for their propagation, cultivation and use in landscaping.

Australian Native Plants : a manual for their propagation, cultivation and use in landscaping.

Australian Native Plants : a manual for their propagation, cultivation and use in landscaping., WRIGLEY, John W. (photographs and illustrations by Murray Fagg).
Used
Collins, Sydney, 1989

Reprint of third edition. 4to. 624pp, profusely illustrated with colour photographs, line illustrations, map. Bookmark with key to symbols used in the book, loosely inserted. Cloth-textured papere

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Trout Quest.

Trout Quest.

Trout Quest., SCHOLES, David.
Used
Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1969

First edition. 215pp, line illustrations by the author. Cloth-textured papered boards (some fading) with dustwrapper (spine sunned, a few closed tears along the edges, now in protective sleeve). A

$141.31

135.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

The Imitation of Christ : the first English translation of 'Imitatio Christi'.

The Imitation of Christ : the first English translation of 'Imitatio Christi'.

The Imitation of Christ : the first English translation of 'Imitatio Christi'., BIGGS, B.J. (ed).
Used
Early English Text Society, London, 1997

(Early English Text Society, no 309.) xc, 250pp, frontis. Brown cloth, gilt lettering and EETS crest in gilt on the upper board, blind rules, with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0197223125 *

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

A Church in the Wilderness: the story of the building of Picton Church.

A Church in the Wilderness: the story of the building of Picton Church., BURTON, Rev. A. (compiler).
Used
Diocese of Bunbury, Western Australia, nd

20pp. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Wrapper darkened, central pages faintly spotted, staples showing signs of rust, owner's name on front page. Good. ***From the diary of the builde

$15.70

15.00 AUD

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Australia

A Collection of Hillendiana, comprising vast numbers of facts & a considerable amount of Fiction, concerning the Goldfield of Hillend and Environs.

A Collection of Hillendiana, comprising vast numbers of facts & a considerable amount of Fiction, concerning the Goldfield of Hillend and Environs., FRIEND, Donald.
Used
Ure Smith, Sydney, 1966

International edition. Large 8vo. 82pp, 24 b&w plates (photographic and artwork), text illusrtaions, pictorial endpapers. Original cloth with dustwrapper (small chips along top edge, old tape r

$23.03

22.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Building a Nation : a history of the Australian house.

Building a Nation : a history of the Australian house.

Building a Nation : a history of the Australian house., ARCHER, John.
Used
Collins, Melbourne, 1987

Square 4to. 240pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0002174987

$20.93

20.00 AUD

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Australia

A Collector's History of English Pottery.

A Collector's History of English Pottery., LEWIS, Griselda.
Used
Barrie & Jenkins, London, 1977

2nd ed. Small 4to. 224pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Top edges a bit spotted, slightly canted, otherwise very good. ISBN 0214203778

$26.17

25.00 AUD

Astrolabe Booksellers
Australia

Webs : a guide to Tasmanian spiders.

Webs : a guide to Tasmanian spiders.

Webs : a guide to Tasmanian spiders., DOUGLAS, John C.
Used
Author, Launceston, [2014]

8vo. 148pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0987604295

$36.63

35.00 AUD

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Australia

The History of the Flagellants, or The Advantages of Discipline; being a paraphrase and commentary on the Historia Flagellantium of the Abbe Boileau, Doctor of the Sorbonne, Canon of the Holy Chapel &c. By Somebody who is not Doctor of the Sorbonne.

The History of the Flagellants, or The Advantages of Discipline; being a paraphrase and commentary on the Historia Flagellantium of the Abbe Boileau, Doctor of the Sorbonne, Canon of the Holy Chapel &c. By Somebody who is not Doctor of the Sorbonne.

The History of the Flagellants, or The Advantages of Discipline; being a paraphrase and commentary on the Historia Flagellantium of the Abbe Boileau, Doctor of the Sorbonne, Canon of the Holy Chapel &c. By Somebody who is not Doctor of the Sorbonne., BOILEAU, [Jacques] & J.L. Delome.
Used
Fielding and Walker, London, 1777

First edition. 4to. [iv], 1-3, 2-7, 6-8, [ii], 10-340pp; 4 engraved plates and 4 vignettes. The text is complete, the erratic early pagination notwithstanding. Full contemporary calf with spine la

$628.03

600.00 AUD

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Australia

A Compendium of the East, being an account of voyages to the Grand Indies made by the Sieur Jean de Lacombe, of Quercy, fromerly Captain at Arms in the service of the Company of the Indies of Holland.

A Compendium of the East, being an account of voyages to the Grand Indies made by the Sieur Jean de Lacombe, of Quercy, fromerly Captain at Arms in the service of the Company of the Indies of Holland., LACOMBE, Jean de.
Used
Golden Cockerel Press, London, 1937

Now published for the first time (from the Bordeaux manuscript of 1681) in an English translation by Stephanie and Denis Clarke. Edited, with an Introduction and Notes, by Ashley Gibson. Contemp

$575.69

550.00 AUD

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Australia

The Adventures of an Emigrant in Van Diemen's Land.

The Adventures of an Emigrant in Van Diemen's Land.

The Adventures of an Emigrant in Van Diemen's Land., Thornley, William [i.e. Charles Rowcroft] : edited by J.S. Mills.
Used
Rigby, Adelaide, 1973

172pp, illustrated. Papered boards with dustwrapper. Edges a little soiled. Ownership inscription of the novelist Christopher Koch, a few pages with his underlining and some annotation on a rear b

$15.70

15.00 AUD

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Australia

A Concordance to the Holy Scriptures on the basis of Cruden.

A Concordance to the Holy Scriptures on the basis of Cruden., EADIE, John (ed).
Used
Religious Tract Society, London, nd

Introduction by Rev David King. 568pp, frontis portrait. Orig cloth with d/w (spine worn and repaired with tape). Very good.

$20.93

20.00 AUD

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Australia

A Continent for Science : the Antarctic adventure.

A Continent for Science : the Antarctic adventure., LEWIS, Richard S.
Used
Secker & Warburg, London, 1965

First edition. Small 4to. 300pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good.

$10.47

10.00 AUD

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Australia

A Continent Takes Shape.

A Continent Takes Shape., KUNZ, Egon & Elsie.
Used
Collins, Sydney, 1971

4to. 176pp, well illustrated in b&w and colour. Decorated cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ***The mapping of Australia.

$31.40

30.00 AUD

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Australia

A Crafts Anthology.

A Crafts Anthology., BAILY, James A. (selected by).
Used
Cassell & Company, London, 1953

Edited by Leslie Baily. Vignettes by A.E. Goodall. 172pp, line illus. Original cloth (trifling flecking) with dustwrapper. Spine faded and with some small chips). Gift inscription on ffep. Very go

$15.70

15.00 AUD

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Australia

Johnno : a novel.

Johnno : a novel.

Johnno : a novel., MALOUF, David.
Used
University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, Qld., 1989

First edition. 170pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine quite faded, rubbing with slight loss to head of spine, now in protective sleeve). The boards slightly rubbed at head an

$62.80

60.00 AUD


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