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The Public Library of Victoria 1856 - 1956
61 The Public Library of Victoria 1856 - 1956
Melbourne The Public Library of Victoria 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Large 0ctavo 
146 pp. Unclipped dustjacket. Small chip to upper edge of half-title page. Faint stain to lower edge of front cloth board. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Colour frontis. Plates of book pages and covers in the collection, with commentary. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Wonder Book of Things To Do Indoors & Out of Doors
62 The Wonder Book of Things To Do Indoors & Out of Doors
London and Melbourne Ward, Lock & Co Cloth Over Boards Good+ No Jacket Quarto 
224 pgs. With seven colour plates and 250 illustrations. Corners and lower edges of cover are worn through to the board. Decorative endpapers; ffep is dog-eared and has tidy gift inscription in ink. Interior bright, unmarked, unwrinkled and tightly bound. Partial contents: Making model aeroplanes, camping, silhouette portraits, if you like boxing, the magic number nine, how to use a pantograph, electrical contrivances, the string and the button puzzle, better hockey, how to make scenery for model railways, be a better cricketer, some invisible inks, memory and speed test, some tricks with matches, the hectograph, walking on a newspaper, how to make a weather teller. And much, much more. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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63 The Year's Work in the Theatre 1948-1949
London Longmans Green & Co for the British Council 1949 First Paperback Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
71 pp plus four pages of advertisements. General and edgewear to wraps. Some faint foxing to first and last pages. Internally clean and solidly bound. B/w and colour plates of work of James Bailey, Cecil Beaton, Leslie Hurry, Oliver Messel and John Piper. Essays by J.C. Trewin, Ivor Brown, Tyrone Guthrie, Ninette de Valois and others. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Voices from the Deep Close Distance
64 Voices from the Deep Close Distance
Melbourne Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture 1988 0646322656 / 9780646322650 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
89 pp. Covers a little scuffed and creased, with sticker residue to front cover, but internally unwrinkled, clean and tightly bound. "The torturers wanted to steal the voices of these people, but by writing or speaking, they reclaim their voice and make others stronger." 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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65 Voices, Spring 1994: The Quarterly Journal of the National Library of Australia
Australia National Library of Australia 1994 First Softcover Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
127 pp. Occasional b&w photos and illustrations. Articles on: The Procurement and Use of Aboriginal Peoples' Bodies in Early Colonial Australia (Paul Turnbull); Poetry by Paul Conrad, Jeri Kroll, RA Simpson, Jean Kent, Geoff Page, Robert Gray, Peter Bakowski, Mark O'Connor, Diane Fahey, Alan Gould; The Role of the Academy in Contemporary Australia (Andrew Reimer); Australian Reviews and Literary Magazines (Peter Coleman); Expatriate Voices (Bruce Bennett); Prose fiction by Tony Lintermans, Marion Halligan; Stirring of the Gum Leaves (Marcie Muir); Book Reviews. Corners lightly bumped, wraps with light general wear, creasing at spine, some edgewear at corners. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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66 Volkswagen Official Service Manual Station Wagon/Bus 1968-1979
Cambridge MA Robert Bentley 1979 Paperback Good Quarto 
Unpaginated. General and edgewear to covers, including chipping, creasing, scuffing, tears. Stains and scuffing to edges of text block; corners a little curled. Inked marginalia and underlining to ten or so pages. Black and white photos and diagrams. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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67 Wild About Meat: Recipes from Northern Germany
Rural Women's Association Wesermunde 2000 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
360 pp. Illustrated laminated boards. Very slight cant to spine. A few unobtrusive dents to back cover. Small splotch to lower edge of text block. Internally as new. Illustrated with colour photos and b/w drawings. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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With my Swag all on my Shoulder
68 With my Swag all on my Shoulder
Sydney Collins 1983 0001843079 / 9780001843073 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto Neil Moore 
Unpaginated [22 pgs]. Extremely light wear to boards; a few creases and smudges to eps; very faint tanning to page edges. All else as new. Illustrated edtion of the traditional Australian bush ballad. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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69 "A Thirty-Five Years Systems of Frequency Curves
London Cambridge University Press 1969 0521073693 / 9780521073691 First Hard Cover Good + Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
216 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in removable clear sleeve, is not price clipped, but has light edgewear including wrinkling and very small chips; some foxing and a small tear to lower panel. Green boards a little worn at extremities but square. Slight discolouration to upper edge of text block. Owner's inked name to ffep. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Private Generating Plant Including Emergency and Stand-by Systems, "Proton"; E. Molloy (general editor
70 "Proton"; E. Molloy (general editor Private Generating Plant Including Emergency and Stand-by Systems
London George Newnes Limited 1942 First Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12 mo 
151 pp. Cover torn slightly at base of spine. Owner's stamps and library stamps. "Dealing with Generating Plant and Emergency Li9ghting and Power Systems for Factories, Hospitals, Cinemas, Theatres, Institutions, Offices, Stores and Country Houses, with Notes on Installation, Operation and Maintenance". Black-and-white photos and diagrams throughout. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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71 "The Author of 'Mary Powell'" (Anne Manning) The Old Chelsea Bun-House: A Tale of the Last Century
London Arthur Hall, Virtue & Co. 1860 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo 
220 pp. + 24 pp. publisher's ads. Blindstamped maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering (bright on upper board, badly worn and faded on backstrip) are edgeworn, esp. at extremities of backstrip. Edges of text block are tinted. Prev. owner's name pencilled to front pastedown. Occasional foxing. Binding is sound throughout. Spine slightly canted. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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The Naturalist's Bedside Book, 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)
72 'BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford) The Naturalist's Bedside Book
London Michael Joseph 1980 0718119274 / 9780718119270 First Hard Cover Good + Good + Octavo D.J. Watkins-Pritchford 
192 pp. Very light general and edgewear to unclipped dw; small closed dent on back panel. Light foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally bright, unmarked and well bound. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. Collection of BB's articles for The Shooting Times. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Rambles in Java and the Straits in 1852, 'Bengal Civilian" (Charles Walter Kinloch)
73 'Bengal Civilian" (Charles Walter Kinloch) Rambles in Java and the Straits in 1852
Oxford Oxford University Press 0195888588 / 9780195888584 Reprint Paperback Near Fine 12mo 
139 pp. Extremely light edgewear to illustrated covers. All else as new. Includes 23 attractive colour plates and a map. "A graphic and amusing account of the numerous privations and occasional enjoyments of travelling in South-East Asia 135 years ago." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Australia as It Is, or Facts and Features, Sketches and Incidents of Australia and Australian Life. With Notices of New Zealand, A Clergyman Thirteen Years Resident in the Interior of New South Wales
74 A Clergyman Thirteen Years Resident in the Interior of New South Wales Australia as It Is, or Facts and Features, Sketches and Incidents of Australia and Australian Life. With Notices of New Zealand
Tokyo Charles & Tuttle Co. Reprint Half-Leather Very Good Good Small Octavo 
257 pp. General and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket, including a few chips to lower edge. Boards clean, bright, square. Foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally as new. Reprint of the original 1867 edition. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Life at the Cape over a Hundred Years Ago, A Lady
75 A Lady Life at the Cape over a Hundred Years Ago
Cape Town Struik 1998 1868721485 / 9781868721481 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo Thomas Bowler 
109 pp. Corners very slightly bumped. Gatefold flaps. Spot of abrasion to title page, otherwise internally as new. Originally published as a series of letters in the Cape Monthly Magazine, 1871-1872. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Cloud Crystals: A Snow-Flake Album Collected and Edited by a Lady, A Lady [Frances Chickering]
76 A Lady [Frances Chickering] Cloud Crystals: A Snow-Flake Album Collected and Edited by a Lady
New York D. Appleton and Company 1864 First Leather Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library Large 0ctavo Richardson, J.F. 
158 pp. Light wear to leather boards; a little chipping along the spine and edges. Decorated endpapers; all edges gilt. Attractive old bookplate (Sondley Reference Library, Asheville, North Carolina 1879-1919) to front pastedown. The only other ex-lib marks are two nearly invisible embossings on the first and last pages (possibly more -- they are barely visible). Pages are unmarked. Binding is solid throughout. 27 bright and clean illustrations with tissue guards intact. Discusses the history, science, and literature of snowflakes. Includes poems. 
Price: 225.00 AUD
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The Control of Water as Applied to Irrigation, Power and Town Water Supply Purposes, A Morley Parker, Philip
77 A Morley Parker, Philip The Control of Water as Applied to Irrigation, Power and Town Water Supply Purposes
London George Routledge & Sons Ltd. 1925 Second Edition Hard Cover Good Octavo 
1055 pp. Boards worn, esp. at corners. Bottom edge of text block is stained. A little damage to front and back pastedowns where something glued on has been messily removed. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "Full Diagrammatic Illustrations". Chapters include General Theory of Hydraulics; Gauging of Streams and Rivers; Gauging by Weirs; Discharge of Orifices; Collection of Water and Flood Discharge; Dams and Reservoirs; Pipes; Open Channels; Filtration and Purification of Water; Problems Connected with Town Water Supply; Irrigation; Movable Dams; Hydraulic Machinery other than Turbines; Turbines and Centrifugal Pumps; Concrete, Ironwork, and Allied Hydraulic Construction. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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78 A. A. Milne Stories of Winnie-The-Pooh - Together with Favourite Poems
London Dean & Son 1992 0603550606 / 9780603550607 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket as Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Ernest H. Shepard 
96pp. "...a unique collection of six of the most famous stories with poems from one of the all-time classics of literature for the very young." Internally in excellent condition but for ink inscription to ffep. Boards with only very minor edgewear at spine. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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79 A. J. Arberry, Editor The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam and Other Persian Poems
London Dent Everyman's 1976 0460019961 / 9780460019965 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12 
239 pp. Covers rubbed, corners slightly curled/creased. Edgewear. Sticker to back cover. Spine uncreased. Interior bright, clean and tightly bound. An Anthology of verse translations. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Sandman in Siberia : Steve and His Mum Find  What They're Not Looking For, Abbott, Steve
80 Abbott, Steve Sandman in Siberia : Steve and His Mum Find What They're Not Looking For
Sydney ABC Books 2005 0733314805 / 9780733314803 First Paperback Very Good Review Copy Large 0ctavo 
Corners a little curled. Internally as new. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. Publisher's review copy slip taped inside front cover. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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