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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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Jungle Doctor's Progress - White, Paul ***Signed*** $35.00 A Sequel to 'Doctor of Tanganyika' Highlighting more than a Quarter of a Century of Progress in Missions, Medicine and Nationhood. With Photographs by Ossie Emery and Drawings by Graham Wade. Signed by Paul White on the title-page

Creative Camera International Year Book 1975 $30.00 London Coo Press 1974 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine in Very Good jacket 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Over 200 photographs printed by sheet fed gravure on heavy art paper with 44 pages of text. 4 major portfolios + selections of work by younger photograph

Smuggled: The Underground Trade in Australia's Wildlife $15.00  

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."

The Dog That Never Was by Stephen Lister $33.00 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

Pennies For His Eyes - Duncan, Murdoch. W $30.00  

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.

Operation Julie $50.00 Hardcover. Dick Lee, the man who masterminded Operation Julie, now tells the sensational story behind the world's biggest and most successful drugs investigation.

Late Romantic Masters: New Grove Series - Cook, et al $12.00 Anton Bruckner by Deryck Cooke; Johannes Brahms by Heinz Becker; Antonin Dvorak by John Clapham; Hugo Wolf by Eric Sams. Index. 401pp. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.

The Hustler by Walter S. Tevis $100.01  

'From Today Painting is Dead' The Beginnings of Photography $22.00 London, The Arts Council of Great Britain, 1972. 110pp. 4to. Original pictorial wrappers. Fifty black and white plates.

West of Moscow by Dmytro Chub $44.00 Signed by author. The memoirs of Dmytro Chub, a Ukrainian author now living in Australia, exemplify the best of writings dealing with World War II in Eastern Europe; they are vividly written.

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:

Cointreau 1849-1999 The Saga of the world-wide Brand $45.00 Dual language- French/ EnglishDu Chêne, Paris. Collection " Les Grandes Marques du Siècle ". 1999. [published date: 1999] Hardcover Reliure éditeur toile blanche, jaquette illustrée. 23.5x34 cm. 107 pages. Iconographie de Sandrine Lemaire.

Keep Yourself Nice by Kaz Cooke $22.00 Softcover. Signed! KAZ COOKE answers old and new questions of etiquette from her popular newspaper column ...

MISS MARPLE: The Complete Short Stories by Agatha Christie $14.50 HarperCollins LONDON 1997 1st Edition Paperback. Very Good Condition.

Snail Mail by Hazel Edwards $55.00 Hard cover. Baby-pre-school level reading. Popular Australian collectable children's book.

Death Has Two Hands $10.00 London: Ward Lock, 1958. Hardcover 1st edition; bears several private library stamps; DJ has been clipped & pasted to the front board; o/wise good.

Absolutely Fabulous by Jeniffer Saunders (First Edition 1993) $10.00 Hardover. Absolutely Fabulous won the 1993 BAFTA for Best Comedy Series. Two BBC Videos of Absolutely Fabulous entitled Fashion (BBCV 5124) and Iso Tank (BBCV 5125) are also available.

Early Keyboard Instruments: New Grove Series - Ripin, et al $10.00 London: Macmillan London Limited, 1989 313 pp; b/w illustrs. The New Grove Musical Instruments Series, first Papermac edition. A series of articles first published in the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, with revisions and additions by other w

Jerome Kern (a biography) - Freedland, Michael $33.00  

Women of Namibia $50.00  

Creative Camera International Year Book 1976 $30.00 London Coo Press 1975 First Edition Cloth Fine in Fine jacket Folio-over 12"-15" tall.200 photos printed by gravure on heavy art paper + 44 pages text. The second of this excellent year book from Creative Camera that was produced for just 5 years. Portf

Loblolly $35.00 Hardcover. First EDitionIF you think Southern aristocrats are effete, you are in for a happy surprise when you meet Duchess (or Grandma, Granny, Big Mama — all titles she deplored) Monette and her brother, Eleck Henri.

Our Heritage in Cross Stitch and Embroidery - Garforth, Vivienne $20.00 Simon & Schuster Australia, quarto paperback (pictorial card), 1993, 120 pages, illustrated., 1993. 'A collection of delightful projects to make. Inspired by the impact of European culture on Australian embroidery in the nineteenth and early twentieth ce

A Caribbean Mystery $16.50 Hardcover with dustjacket.

Girl On The Waterfront - Urquhart, Macgregor $22.00 A good reading copy British Bloodhound Mystery No. 408.

Happy The Hare by J. Lester Lloyd $30.00 Fair Condition. First Edition 1960. Illustrated by Ralph Thompson.

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

North European Baroque Masters: New Grove Series - Rifkin, et al $12.00 This volume is in The New Grove Series. The composers covered are Schutz, Froberger, Buxtehude, Purcell and Telemann.

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