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Our First Edition catalogue section offers an abundance of first publication titles, many of which are rare or highly collectable. Many first editions are very valuable and some not so, depending on age, popularity and rarity.



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Tomie dePaola's Book Of Poems $33.00 1st U.K edition

The Dog That Never Was by Stephen Lister $20.00 A pre-publication critic has said: "Quite early in the book I regarded Bonzo, who plays a central role, as such an absurdity that I almost decided to read no further. Then second thoughts prevailed. There were times when Bonzo appeared to me (like his m

PORTRAIT THEORY - Photographs & essays - Attie, Close & others $44.00 Photographs by David Attie, Chuck Close, Jan Groover, Evelyn Hofer, Lotte Jacobi, Gerard Malanga, Robert Mapplethorpe and James Van der Zee with autobiographical essays on their work and a biography on each artist in the back.

The Eighteenth Century Novel: The Idea of the Gentleman $25.00 This book is a study of the attitude of the leading English novelists of the eighteenth century to the contemporary class system and to current trends in philosophy and education. The ideas of divergent philosophers and w niters such as Locke, Shaftesbury

Ada $33.00 Hardcover. Price Clipped dust jacket. Very Good Condition.

From The Dreadnought to Scapa Flow Volume 3 $80.01 Vol.3 of the series "From Dreadnought to Scapa Flow" by Arthur J Marder

MILLER Plays vols 1 & 2 Miller, Henry $28.00 Vol.1; Death of a Salesman; The Crucible: A Memory of Two Mondays; All My Sons; A View From a Bridge: Vol.2; The Misfits; After the Fall; Incident at Vichy; The Creation of the World and Other Business; Playing for Time:

The Breath of Life $80.00 Hardcover. Limited Edition. Inscribed by author to previous owner.

Biosphere Poltics $16.50 Good. Tiny tear to top of spine.

Creative Camera International Year Book 1977 $44.00 Coo Press., London. [published date: 1976] Hardcover 236pp, black & white photographs. Interesting essays & articles on the art & history of photography & photographers. This volume includes: Raymond Moore, Harry Callahan, Pepe Diniz, Mark Cohen, David Go

The Hustler by Walter S. Tevis $25.01  

The Batsford Book of Tapestry Weaving - Pearson, Alec. $120.00 "Weaving a flat tapestry is a question both of design & execution, and Alec Pearson - one of England's best-known tapestry weavers - is careful to deal fully with each aspect."

Beechy of the Harbour School $25.00 Hardcover First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustjacket. a very good copy with a presentation plate to the front free endpaper - in a chipped & somewhat care-worn, price-clipped dustwrapper - now professionally covered.

Bendigo The Golden Age Retraced $33.00 Softcover. Good Condition.

NUDE THEORY: Photographs & essays by Bravo, Callahan & others $44.00 New York, NY: Lustrum Press, Inc.. 1979. First Edition. ISBN: 0912810246. Photography, Nudes, Bravo, Alvarez Bravo. Lustrum Press, Inc

Arms & The Men: The Arms Trade and Governments $45.50 Good. Some folding of dust cover flaps.

Visions of Australia - Holleley, Douglas $45.00 Sydney Angus & Robertson 1980 1st Edition Cloth Bds Profusely illus w/photos 4to dustwrapper unpaginated Very Good+ tight bright clean copy in VG+ dustwrapper 0-207-14125-8 A collection of the Australian Landscape photographs of Douglas Holleley; the imag

Donald Thomson in Arnhemland by Donald Thomson $50.00 Curry O'Neil South Yarra 1983 1st Ed Dust Jacket lightly aged Hard Cover Very Good. A movie named "Ten Canoes" has been based on the photograph on p.97. Boards slightly shelf worn.

I'm a Little Special: A Muhammed Ali Reader - Early. G. (ed.) $33.00 Picture of a young Muhammad Ali on back cover. "Fighter, celebrity, draft dodger, activist, poet, victim, inspiration, champion, legend-pick a year and choose a label. Muhammad Ali was the finest fighter of all time. "

The Burma Conspiracy $28.00 Very good. Hardcover with dustjacket.

Snail Mail by Hazel Edwards $15.00 Hard cover. Baby-pre-school level reading. Popular Australian collectable children's book.

Creative Camera International Year Book 1978 $30.00 London.: Coo Press., 1977 236pp, black & white photographs. Interesting essays & articles on the art & history of photography & photographers. This volume includes: Edwin Smith, Eikoh Hose, Peter Peryer, Lee

The Demon Bowler and Other Cricket Stories $33.00 Good Condition

Cooking with Flowers $22.00 1st edition in English, translated from the Dutch by Helana Brandt. 1978 Trade Paperback in very good condition.

Drumbeat $80.00 London: Macmillan, 1997, London [published date: 1997] Hardcover Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 346 pages. Crease to rear of dust jacket, & corresponding mark to rear board where the book has been stored against edge of shelf, otherwise fine.

PROSPERO'S BOOKS - Greenaway, Peter $55.00 "The twenty-four books thrown into the leaky vessel that took Prospero into exile are the starting point for Peter Greenaway"s screen adaptation of Shakespeare"s last play, The Tempest. This edition brings together, for the first time in a Greenaway sc

Master Georgie $30.00 Paperback. Signed by Author When Master Georgie – George Hardy, surgeon and photographer – sets off from the cold squalor of Victorian Liverpool for the heat and glitter of the Bosphorus to offer his services in the Crimea, there straggles behind hi

Diane Arbus - a monograph $33.00 Published in conjunction with a major exhibition of Arbus's photos at the Museum of Modern Art. Includes an essay edited from tapes of classes Arbus gave in 1971 as well as interviews and some of her writing. Book was designed by Marvin Israel and Arbus

MAPPINGS Edited by Denis Cosgrove $33.00 Fine Condition. First Edition 1999.

The Ballad of Les Darcy - Fitzsimons, Peter $16.50 Put Les Darcy in uniform & the men of Australia will march to hell behind him.' A complete biography of the brilliant Australian boxer who was involved in so much controversy during the conscription days of WW1





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