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Up the Country: A Tale of the Early Australian Squattocracy

By Brent of Bin Bin

Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood & Sons Ltd., 1930. Cloth has moderate general wear, some sunning to spine and a few marks. Bump and minor fraying to front bottom corner. Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Minimal foxing and marks to feps and pastedowns. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 400pp. Third Impression. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 135mm x 190mm.

$10.43

The Musings of a Monk

By The Rev. William Fitzgerald and Lawrence Fitzgerald (Foreword and Editor)

Melbourne: J. G. Holmes, 1981. Light general wear to covers. Signed by Lawrence Fitzgerald. Numbered 94 of 200 copies. 87pp. Limited Edition of 200 Copies. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 140mm x 215mm.

$27.82

Lolita

By Vladimir Nabokov

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1965. Clipped jacket has moderate general wear plus three tears (2cm, 3cm and 3cm). One is taped from tear. Some chipping at head of spine. A single tape mark to each flap. Foxing to edges of page-block. Top edge more browned than others. A few moderate tape marks to pastedowns and feps. Minimal foxing to feps and half-title page. Otherwise internally clean...no names or inscriptions. Binding tight. 319pp Photo of Sue Lyon to jacket, from the Stanley Kubrick movie.. Sixth Impression. Hard Cover. Fair to Good/Fair to Good. 135mm x 200mm.

$20.86

Claudine at St. Clare's: The Fifth Story of St. Clare's

By Enid Blyton

London: Methuen & Co., 1955. Clipped jacket has moderate general wear and some small tears/losses. Age-toning to edges of page-block. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns. Otherwise internally very clean. Binding tight. 153pp. Seventh Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 125mm x 190mm.

$13.91

"Yoonecarra"

By W. H. Honey

Sydney: Beacon Press, 1935. Unpaginated, Cloth has moderate general wear, a few spot plus small tears at head an foot of spine. Age-toning to edge of page-block. A very few internal spots but really very clean inside. Binding good. Numbered 220 (of 220).. Signed and Numbered By Author. Limited Edition of 220 Signed Copies. Hard Cover. Fair to Good/No Jacket as Issued. 230mm x 280mm.

$62.59

A Prince at School

By Lillian M. Pyke

London: Ward, Lock & Co, 1919. Moderate wear to cloth. Even browning to edges of page-block. Split to front hinge at titl-page but pages secure. Former owner's ink to ffep. A moderate stain to front pastedown and some foxing to feps and half-title page. Otherwise internally very clean. 252pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair to Good/No Jacket. 130mm x 190mm.

$27.82

The Chant of Doom and Other Verses

By C.J. Brennan

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1918. Jacket is age-toned, has a 2cm tear, a minor stain to front and a very small loss at head of spine. Also a very feint ink stamp to upper front. Foxing to edges of page-block. Foxing to preliminaries and rear endpapers. Some other scattered foxing to margins. Ink stamp to front pastedown. Name and date to title-page. Binding sound. 48pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Fair. 155mm x 185mm.

$17.39

The Sons of Clovis

By David Brooks

University of Queensland Press, 2011. Light general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean.368pp. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 150mm x 225mm.

$15.30

Edward Lear's Complete Nonsense

By Edward Lear and Quentin Blake (Introduction)

England: Folio Society, 1996. Minimal wear to slipcase. Minimal even sunning to cloth spine. Very little wear to cloth. Internally pristine. Binding tight. Gift quality condition. 286pp Illustrations hand-coloured for this edition. Very appealing.. First Thus. Hard Cover with Slipcase. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 165mm x 235mm.

$13.91

Brave New World

By Aldous Huxley

England: The Vanguard Library, 1952. Jacket has heavy general wear plus some small tears and losses. Foxining to edges of page-block a small area of nibbling to bottom edge. Former owener's small ink stamp to ffep Light foxing to endpapers and page margins. Binding tight. 213pp. Reprint. Hard Cover. Fair/Fair. 115mm x 180mm.

$10.43

Soviet Costume and Textiles 1917-1945

By Tatiana Strizenova

Paris: Flammarion, 1991. Jacket has light general wear and no tears. Book very clean. Binding tight. 311pp. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 240mm x 335mm.

$34.77

Oeuvres de Victor Hugo: Odes et Ballades - Les Orientales I One Volume Only

By Victor Hugo

Paris: Alphonse Lemerre Moderate wear to red leather. Five horizonal ridges to spine. Gilt to spine good. Gilt page edges. There is a split at the front hinge causing the front board to be partially detached. Light foxing to preliminaries and rear endpapers. An occasional internal spot but really very clean. Undated (1875) 362pp. First Thus. Full Leather. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 90mm x 155mm.

$20.86

In Summer Isles

By Burton Dibbs

London: William Heinemann, 1898. Cloth has moderate to heavy wear with bumping to corners and ends of spine. Some fraying to head of spine. Rought cut page edges evenly browned. Some foxing to preliminaries and last few pages but otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. Appears to be inscribed by the author thus: 'James A. B. Dibbs from his Mother 1922'. 266pp plus Autumn Announcements.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair to Good/No Jacket.

$48.68

The Curse of the Greenstone Tiki

By Kitty O'Sullivan

New Zealand: Auckland Service Printery Heavy wear to cloth. Spine is moderately sunned and has a slope. Foxing to edges of page-block. A small label mark to front pastedown and minor foxing to feps and pastedowns only. Otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. Undated (1945). 300pp. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 145mm x 210mm.

$24.34

From Grave to Gay: A Volume of Selections from the Complete Poems of H. Cholmondeley-Pennell

By H. Cholmondeley-Pennell

London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1884. Moderate wear to maroon cloth. Gilt to top edge of page-block. Foxing to other rough-cut edges. Heavy offset foxng to feps and light scattered foxing else...mainly to page-margins. But generally internally clean and bright. Pastedown appear to be replacements over a neat and effective repair to binding. So, binding is tight. 170pp plus advertisements.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket (as issued ?). 105mm x 165mm.

$55.63

Thousand Cranes

By Yasunari Kawabata (Translated from Japanese by Edward G. Seidensticker)

London: Secker & Warburg, 1959. Clipped jacket has moderate general wear and some foxing. No tears. Protected in Mylar cover (not taped). Heavy foxing to edges of page-block, preliminaries and last couple of pages. Text clean with just a very few spots to margins. Binding tight. 144pp. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Fair to Good/Good. 140mm x 200mm.

$27.82

The May Gibbs Collection: Mother of the Gumnuts / Gumnut Classics

By Maureen Walsh

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1985. Jackets have light general wear plus sunning to spines. No tears. Books very clean. Bindings tight. 228pp and 496pp ADDITIONAL POSTAGE CHARGEABLE. NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING.. First Thus. Hard Covers in Slipcase. Near Fine/Good. 220mm x 295mm.

$24.34

Quality Street

By J. M. Barrie

London: Hodder & Stoughton Light blue cloth has light general wear plus some sunning to rear. Gilt lettering and decoration is bright. Foxing and general browning to edges of page-block. Foxing throughout. Heavier to preliminaries and last few pages. Lighter scattered foxing, mainly to margins. Eighteen tipped in colour plates are in very good order. Binding tight. Undated. 197pp. First Thus. Hard Cover. Good to Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Hugh Thomson. 165 Mm x 225mm.

$20.86

The Admirable Crichton

By J. M. Barrie

London: Hodder & Stoughton Light blue cloth has light general wear. Gilt lettering and decoration is bright. Foxing and general browning to edges of page-block. Foxing throughout. Heavier to preliminaries and last few pages. Lighter scattered foxing, mainly to margins. Sixteen tipped in clour plates are in very good order. Binding tight. Undated (1914?). 234pp. First Thus. Hard Cover. Good to Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Hugh Thomson. 165 mm x 225mm.

$27.82

Once There Was War

By John Steinbeck

London: William Heinemann, 1959. Clipped jacket has moderate general wear plus minor nicks to head and foot of spine/corners. Minor sunning to spine. Foxing to edges of page-block. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 233pp. First UK Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 140mm x 205mm.

$27.82

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