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Old Cook Books: An Illustrated History

By Eric Quayle

London: Studio Vista, 1978. Clipped jacket has heavy general wear plus small tears and chipping to top edge. Light wear to cloth. Internally very clean. Binding tight. 256pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 215mm x 280mm.

$14.47

A Short-Title Catalogue of Household and Cookery Books Published in the English Tongue, 1701-1800

By MacLean, Virginia

London: Prospect Books, 1982. Unclipped jacket has might general wear and no tears. Light age-toning to edges of page-block. Minor bump to top corners of boards. Internally clean. Binding tight. 197pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/Good to Very Good. 185mm x 275mm.

$14.47

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding

By Duncan, Alastair; Bartha, Georges De

London: Thames & Hudson, 1989. Jacket has minimal wear. No tears. Former owner's attractive bookplate to front pastedown - otherwise book would be rated near'fine. Binding tight. 200pp. First UK Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 265mm x 290mm.

$50.65

Art of the Printed Book, 1455-1955

By Blumenthal, Joseph

New York: David R Godine , 1978. Light wear to covers. A few minor marks to rear cover. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 192pp. Third Printing. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 230mm x 310mm.

$18.09

The Collection of Robert Edwards AO

Sydney: Hordern House, 2012. Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. Lists 164 items in the collection with prices.. Catalogue. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 215mm x 280mm.

$14.47

A Bibliography of Firework Books: Works on Recreative Fireworks from the Sixteenth to the Twentieth Century
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A Bibliography of Firework Books: Works on Recreative Fireworks from the Sixteenth to the Twentieth Century

By Philip, Chris

Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: American Fireworks News, 1988. Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Minimal specks to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding sound. 168pp plus 16 plates. First Paper Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 165mm x 230mm.

$36.18

Australian Literature 1795-1938: Volume II and Volume II

By E. Morris Miller

Sydney University Press, 1975. Jackets have light general wear. The jacket spines are moderately browned. Slipcase has light to moderate wear and no tears. Moderate foxing to top edges of page-blocks. Light even age-toning to feps - otherwise internally clean. Bindings tight. 1078pp. Facsimile Edition with Corrections. Hard Covers with Slipcase. Good/Good. 155mm x 240mm.

$21.71

4 Catalogues of Rare Books from Maggs Bros. and Bernard Quaritch 1927 to 1930: Australia and the South Seas; Asiatica and Africana; Voyages, Travels, Geography and Navigation

London: Maggs Bros. / Bernard Quaritch Maggs Bros. catalogues 491 (1927); 519 (1929) and 521 (1929) plus Bernard Quaritch catalogue 433 (1930). Sunning to spine. Heavy age-toning to edges of page-block. Split to front hinge but all pages secure. Some foxing and marks to pastedowns - but otherwise internally clean. Quaritch catalogue lacks front cover .Berkelouw catalogue extract relating to this volume taped to ffep.. Catalogues. Hard Cover as Single Volume. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 190mm x 240mm.

$65.12

Samoan Islands Bibliography

By Holmes, Lowell D.

Witchita, Kansas, U.S.A.: Poly Concepts Publishing Company, 1984. Moderate wear to cloth. Some foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 329pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 220mm x 290mm.

$25.33

Fine Books

By Alfred W. Pollard

London: Methuen & Co., 1912. Cloth has heavy general wear and sunning to spine. there are also a few pale abrasions to cloth. Gilt top edges. Rough-cut fore-edge and bottom edge age-toned. Bookplates to front pastedown and ffep. Re-bound into original boards with new endpapers. Some foxing to existing original feps - otherwise internally very clean. Binding tight. 332pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 185mm x 255mm.

$43.42

Australian Children's Books - A Bibliography: Volume 2 1973-1988

By Kerry White

Carlton South, Victoria: Melbourne University Press, 1992. Jacket has light wear and no tears. Protected in loose Mylar cover. Moderate foxing to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 477pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 215mm x 305mm.

$18.09

An Ethnographic Bibliography of New Guinea - 3 Volume Set

By National Library of Australia; Gibbney, H. J.; Corkhill, William Henry; Hoyer, N. C.

Canberra, ACT: Department of Anthropology and Sociology, Australian National University, 1968. Light general wear to covers. Label stain to top front corner of Volume 1. Age-toning and a few marks to edges of page-blocks. Internally clean. Bindings sound. Author Index, District Index and Proper Names Index 318pp, 110pp and 255pp. First Edition. Card Covers with French Flaps. Good/No Jackets as Issued. 205mm x 255mm.

$57.89

A Bibliographic Check List and Price Guide for the Writings of R. C. Grey, Romer Grey and Zane Grey

By Edward Myers and Judith Myers

Connecticut, USA: Country Lane Books, 1995. Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. internally clean. 34pp . Fourth Edition. Card Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 150mm x 230mm.

$21.71

Bibliography of Australian Medicine, 1790-1900

By Ford, Edward

Sydney University Press, 1976. Jacket has heavy general wear and sveral taped tears. Sunning to jacket spine. Light foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 348pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 190mm x 245mm.

$18.09

The Margaret Woodhouse Library

Melbourne: Christie's, 1991. Covers have light wear and minor age-toning. Internally clean. Binding sound. Includes 'prices realised' list.. Auction Catalogue. Card Cover - Stapled. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 210mm x 265mm.

$14.47

Incunabula in Australia and New Zealand

By H. G. Kaplan

Sydney: Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales, 1966. Light wear to covers. A few spots to edges of page-block. A single spot to title-page - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 52pp . First Edition. Card Cover - Stapled. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 185mm x 245mm.

$28.94

Books in the USSR

By A. Puzikov, Y. Likhtenshtein and N. Sikorsky

USSR: Iskusstvo Publishers, 1975. Moderate wear to boards. Small label abrasions to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 191pp. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 200mm x 210mm.

$21.71

A History of Booksellers

By Henry Curwen

London: Chatto & Windus, 1873. Re-bound in new brown boards. New endpaapers. Original cloth with gilt title etc. pasted to spine. Foxing to edges of page-block. Some internal ink stamps. Scattered internal foing and a few pencil notes. A good solid copy attractively bound. 483pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket as Issued. 140mm x 195mm. Ex-Library.

$21.71

A Book Collector's Notes: On Items Relating to the Discovery of Australia, the First Settlement and the Early Coastal Exploration of the Continent

By Rodney Davidson

Australia: Cassell, 1970. Unclipped jacket has light general wear and moderate sunning to spine. Protected in Mylar cover (not taped to book). Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight.138pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 185mm x 245mm.

$8.68

Bookplates: A Short History of Australian Bookplates with Examples from Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians

By Mark Ferson and Brenda Heagney

Sydney: Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 1993. Light wear to covers. Internally clean. Binding sound. Includes errata slip. 57pp. First Edition. Card Cover - Stapled. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 145mm x 210mm.

$21.71