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The Life-changing Magic of Tidying.

by Kondo, Marie; Hirano, Cathy (translator).

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Published
2014
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1st translated ed.
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9780091955106
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London: Vermilion, 2014. 1st translated ed.. Paperback small trade, very good condition, small mark fore-edge front cover, spine little creased, pages faintly toned, minimal foxing rear cover, minor edgewear. 248 pp. This book shows a simple, and effective way to remove clutter forever. Written by Japan’s expert declutterer and professional cleaner. Translated from Japanese language.
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The Real Estate Rookie: Practical Advice for the First-time Residential Property Investor.

by Wainwright, Teresa.

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Published
2003
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Reprint ed.
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9781920705152
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AU$18.12

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Sydney, Marrickville: Choice Books (Australian Consumers Association), 2003. Reprint ed.. Paperback trade, very good condition, bottom edge little marked, top spine lightly bumped, minor edgewear. 181 pp. A clear step-by-step guide about profitable investing in residential real estate, but you did not know where to begin. There are case studies of actual investors and tenants, and useful information on… Read more
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Making Your Home Sustainable.

by Wrigley, Derek.

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2004
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1st ed.
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Canberra, Mawson: Derek F. Wrigley, 2004. 1st ed.. Paperback small folio, very good condition, single-colour & white drawings & text-photos, minor edgewear. Unnum 134 pp. Detailed and illustrated discussion about methods to lessen the environmental impact of your home, by Canberra architect and solar consultant. A practical and accessible guide for Australians concerned about the degradation of our natural… Read more
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Harry Seidler: A Singular Vision.

by O'Neil, Helen.

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2016
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9781460752029
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Sydney: HarperCollins, 2016. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white & colour photos, top corner tip front cover creased, minor edgewear. 369 pp. Biography of the famous Australian architect most well-known for Rose Seidler House designed for his family who found sanctuary in Australia after WW2. He was born in Austria to an affluent Jewish family, he fled… Read more
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The History of Ebenezer: Australia's Oldest Church, Coromandel Road, Ebenezer, NSW.

by Brill, Ted; Bilbey, Grant (foreword); Pye, Erica (illustrator).

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Published
1999
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Revised ed.
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9780957746404
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City Not Stated: Fitzgerald Graphic Communications (Printer), 1999. Revised ed.. Paperback trade, very good condition, card covers, stapled pamphlet, black & white text-photos & drawings, tiny dent front cover, spine little creased, staples little rusted. 32 pp. This revised pamphlet describes this historic church in the Hawkesbury region. Covers the history of the families who built the church, their… Read more
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QVB: The Queen Victoria Building 1898 - 1986.

by Shaw, John; Moore, David (photographer).

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Published
1987
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9780908022069
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Sydney: Wellington Lane Press, 1987. Paperback oblong small quarto, stiffened cover, very good condition, sepia (brown-tinted) & colour text-photos, minor edgewear corners, copy 2. 144 pp. The story of this magnificent Victorian era building in Sydney, threatened with demolition after decades of neglect, but now an exclusive retail shopping centre. An architectural and social history of this classic Romanesque… Read more
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The Year of the House.

by Blacket, Judy.

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Published
1983
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1st ed.
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9780949910127
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Canberra: Mulini Press, 1983. 1st ed.. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, front hinge lightly split (pages firm), minor edgewear & rubbing. 114 pp. This fascinating story is about her search for a house of her own in Canberra. The many adventures she has along the way to finding her perfect home will be familiar to… Read more
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Historic Buildings: Windsor and Richmond.

by Baker, Helen; Roxbugh, Rachel (assistant); Warr, Ross (photos).

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Published
1967
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1st ed.
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Sydney: State Planning Authority of New South Wales, 1967. 1st ed.. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, concealed staples, thin card covers, black & white text-photos, maps, plans, figures, faint foxing front cover, top corner few pages little creased, pages lightly toned, some edgewear corners & spine ends. 67 pp. The Windsor buildings in this book are good examples… Read more
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Sydney, Dee Why: JKOK Media, 2016. Paperback quarto, very good condition, figures, colour text-photos (few full-page), covers little scratched, minor edgewear. 158 pp. This book is volume 2 in a series on Chinese Temples in Australia. It is the story of the Guan-di Temple in Edward Street, Glebe, Sydney. There is a guided tour of the temple, built by… Read more
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Old Time Country Halls.

by Trustum, Helen.

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Published
2000
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9780959381511
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Lismore, NSW: Helen Trustum, 2000. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, many black & white text-photos, spine little faded, minor edgewear. 408 pp. Presents a description and history of 175 community halls in northern New South Wales between Richmond and the Tweed area. Supported by funds provided by the Royal Australian Historical Society (RAHS).
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The Esnoga: A Monument to Portuguese - Jewish Culture.

by Belinfante, Judith C.E.; van Voolen, Edward; Cohen Paraira, David P.; Baruch-Sznaj, Jaffa; Marthe Cohen, Julie.

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Published
1991
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Amsterdam: D' ARTS, 1991. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, colour & black & white text-photos, top corner front cover creased, minor edgewear corners, spine little rubbed & faded, light foxing edges. 95 pp. About the history and traditions of Amsterdam's Sephardi Jew congregation. Some of the objects have been illustrated in this publication for the first time.… Read more
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The Australian Carpenter and Joiner: Volume 2.

by Bloomfield, F. C.; Peterson, E.; Brown, B. S. (revision).

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Published
1981
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4th ed.
ISBN
9780909100070
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Sydney: Standard Publishing Co., 1981. 4th ed.. Hardback octavo, very good plus condition, red cloth cover, figures, drawings, black & white photos, minimal edgewear. 233 pp. Fourth edition. One volume (pages 344 to 577) of a four-volume set, written for TAFE courses in carpentry. Fourth edition, completely revised and re-written by Brown. The authors work for the Department of… Read more
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Francis Greenway: A Celebration.

by Dupain, Max; Freeland, J. M. (introduction).

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Published
1980
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1st ed.
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9780726922152
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Sydney: Cassell, 1980. 1st ed.. Hardback quarto, dustjacket (flap all sides), very good condition (in very good jacket), black & white photos, minor edgewear jacket (toned spots reverse side, little rubbed). Heavy (1.0 Kg), and extra postage will be requested for destinations outside Australia. 135 pp. This is the story of Francis Greenway, Australia's first architect, who arrived in… Read more
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St John's Wahroonga: The First 100 Years 1898 - 1998.

by Wood, David R. V. (editor).

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1998
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Sydney, Wahroonga: John's Uniting Church / Printed by Scanagraphics Pty. Ltd, 1998. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, few colour plates, faint stain rear flap jacket (light foxing reverse side, minor edgewear). 167 pp. A history of this church from its earliest days at the turn of the century. The… Read more
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The Australian Decks & Pergolas Construction Manual.

by Staines, Allan.

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Published
2008
Edition
5th revised, reprint ed.
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9781875217106
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Caloundra, QLD: Pinedale Press, 2008. 5th revised, reprint ed.. Paperback quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, black & white & single-colour drawings, minor edgewear. 94 pp. This book is based on practical experience using the authors graphic and technical skills. The book includes: Industry tables for designers & architects, easy to follow step-by-step building instructions, and tradesman's methods &… Read more
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The Proud Arch: The Story of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

by Ellyard, David; Wraxworthy, Richard.

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Published
1982
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9780858355347
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Sydney: Bay Books, 1982. Paperback thin wide octavo, good condition, many black & white photos, top spine little scuffed, crease in front & rear cover, pages lightly toned, light foxing few pages, minor edgewear. 160 pp. This fascinating book tells the story of the builders and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Well researched, fast moving, readable, and illustrated with over… Read more
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London: Collins, 2009. 1st p/b ed.. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, colour text-photos, few tiny marks, minor edgewear. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 287 pp. The author shares his passion and expertise in this guide to designing and building your own home, illustrated with the most memorable houses from the (British) Channel… Read more
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Sydney: P. W. Gledhill, 1958. Paperback small thin octavo, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, few black & white text-photos, pages lightly toned, tiny grey spots on pages, minor foxing & edgewear. Unnum 32 pp. This small pamphlet gives the history of this church which is the third oldest Anglican Church in or around Sydney. There is a list of… Read more
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Sydney, North Ryde: Methuen Haynes, 1984. 1st ed.. Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, black & white drawings & text-photos, front cover corner tip faintly creased, minimal edgewear. 96 pp. First edition. Excellent and cheap guide to restoring old Australian houses, though the directory of suppliers is outdated.
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Australia's Historic Stained Glass: The Artisans, the Themes, the Buildings.

by Penalver, David; Penalver, Daphne (notes).

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2002
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Goulburn, NSW: Southern Tablelands Regional Committee, National Trust, 2002. Paperback quarto, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, thin card covers, few light creases covers & spine, minor edgewear. 18 pp. This pamphlet details the tour of churches and houses in Goulburn, NSW, after a talk by Dr Beverley Sherry. Includes are the Cathedral Church of St Saviour, St Peter &… Read more
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