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A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang Pidgin English, Tinkers' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology.

A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang Pidgin English, Tinkers' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology.

by BARRERE, ALBERT; LELAND, CHARLES G; Compiled and Edited by.

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The Ballantyne Press; 1889.. Limited Subscribers Edition; F'cap 4to; Vol. I. pp. xxiv, 528; Vol. II. pp. iv, 428; both uniformly bound in modern full maroon leather, raised bands, titles lettered in gilt on spine, some foxing to last few pages of volume one, very good set. Edition limited to 675 numbered copies of which this is number… Read more about this item
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Literature and the Aborigine in Australia 1770-1975.

Literature and the Aborigine in Australia 1770-1975.

by HEALY, J. J.

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St Lucia; University of Queensland Press; 1878.. First Edition; Demy 8vo; pp. x, 305; conclusion, index, bound in original blue cloth, dustjacket, very good copy.
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The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 and its Publications 1844-1874.

The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 and its Publications 1844-1874.

by HASKELL, DANIEL C.

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The New York Public Library; n.d.. Reprint Facsimile; Demy 4to; pp. [7], 188 (printed one side only); portrait frontispiece, four full page illustrations, index, bound in light blue cloth, title label on spine, title lettered in gilt on label, very good copy.
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Cassell's Dore Gallery: Containing Two Hundred and Fifty beautiful Engravings, Selected from The Dore Bible, Fontaine, Fairy Realm, Don Quixote, Baron Munchausen, Croquemitaine, &c. &c. With Memoir of Dore, Critical Essay, and Descriptive Letterpress.

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London, Paris & New York; Cassell & Company, Limited; n.d. (c-1880).. First Edition; Med. 4to; pp. xxiv, 152, (250) plates; illustrated frontispiece, in addition to frontispiece a further 249 full page wood engravings from 11 of his illustrated editions, bound in contemporary half black leather raised bands, title lettered in gilt on spine, all edges gilt, binding a little… Read more about this item
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Bass Strait Bibliography.

Bass Strait Bibliography.

by MURRAY-SMITH, STEPHEN; THOMPSON, JOHN.

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Melbourne; Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences; 1981. . First Edition; Lge; 8vo; pp. xiii, 271; author index, subject index, 1 map, bound in original stiff illustrated wrapper, wrapper a little marked, title page a little browned, good copy.
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Dictiounnaire Angllais - Guernesiais (English- Guernsey Dictionary).

Dictiounnaire Angllais - Guernesiais (English- Guernsey Dictionary).

by DE GARIS, MARIE; Compiler.

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Sussex; Phillimore & Co. Ltd.; 1982.. New Revised and Enlarged Edition; Cr. 4to; pp. xxvi, 291; bound in original red cloth, title lettered in gilt on spine, dustjacket with light wear on edges, very good copy.
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Catalogue of Books In The Library of the Braidwood Literary institute with Alphabetical List of Authors.

Catalogue of Books In The Library of the Braidwood Literary institute with Alphabetical List of Authors.

by BRAIDWOOD LITERARY INSTITUTE.

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Sydney; Hennessey, Harper & Company, Limited; 1897.. First eEition; Cr. 8vo; pp. [x], 64, (20; 3 pages of advertisements at rear, bound in original blue printed stapled wrappers, very good copy. The Braidwood Literary Institute was established in 1858 and its library of approximately 5000 volumes was comparatively large for a country town institute. When it closed in 1958,… Read more about this item
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The Gentle Barbarian: The Life and Work of Turgenev.

The Gentle Barbarian: The Life and Work of Turgenev.

by PRITCHETT, V. S.

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London; Chatto & Windus; 1977.. First Edition; Demy 8vo; pp. [x], 243; 8 pages of b/w. illustrations, sources, bound in original black cloth, title lettered in gilt on spine, dustjacket fine copy.
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Books for a Nation: The Whitcoulls Story.

Books for a Nation: The Whitcoulls Story.

by WAITE, NOEL.

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Whitcoulls; 2008.. First Edition; Cr. 4to; pp. 128; illustrated endpapers, text illustrated with numerous photographs many in colour, bound in original stiff illustrated wrappers, very good copy.
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The Correspondence of Henry James and the House of Macmillan 1877-1914.

The Correspondence of Henry James and the House of Macmillan 1877-1914.

by MOORE, RAYBURN S; Editor.

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London; The Macmillian Press; 1993.. First Edition; Demy 8vo; pp. xxvi, 256; list of James titles published by Macmillan, index, bound in original black cloth, title lettered in gilt on spine, dustjacket, fine copy.
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John Gould The Bird Man.

John Gould The Bird Man.

by SAUER, GORDON C.

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Melbourne; Lansdowne Editions; 1982.. First Edition; Demy 4to; pp. xxiv, 416; frontispiece, 36 colour plates (of which 29 are full-page), 80 b/w. illustrations (mainly photographs plus 6 maps), bibliography of John Gould, his family and associates pp. 159-393, postscript, index, bound in original green cloth, title lettered in gilt on spine, dustjacket, lightly scuffed, very good copy. A comprehensive… Read more about this item
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Australian Autobiographical Narratives.

Australian Autobiographical Narratives.

by WALSH, KAY; HOOTON, JOY.

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Canberra; National Library of Australia; 1998.. First Edition; Cr. 4to; pp. xiv, 337; indices, bound in original stiff illustrated wrapper, a fine copy.
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Indigenous navigation and Voyaging in the Pacific: A Reference Guide.

Indigenous navigation and Voyaging in the Pacific: A Reference Guide.

by GOETZFRIDT, NICHOLAS J; Compiler.

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New York; Greenwood Press; 1992.. First Edition; Med. 8vo; pp. xxii, 294, (1); 1 double page map, author index, geographic index, subject index, bound in original blue cloth, title labels on spine and upper board, titles lettered in gilt on labels, fine copy.
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Print and Printmaking: A Dictionary and Handbook of the Art in Nineteenth-Century Britain.

Print and Printmaking: A Dictionary and Handbook of the Art in Nineteenth-Century Britain.

by LISTER, RAYMOND.

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London; Methuen Ltd.; 1984.. First Edition; Med. 8vo; pp. xii, 385; illustrated with 16 pages of b/w. plates, general bibliography, dictionary (list of engravers and others), bound in original grey cloth, title lettered in gilt on spine, dustjacket, very good copy.
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Dictionary of Battles and Sieges: A Guide to 8500 Battles from Antiquity to the Twenty-First Century.

Dictionary of Battles and Sieges: A Guide to 8500 Battles from Antiquity to the Twenty-First Century.

by JAQUES, TONY.

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Carlton; Miegunyah Press; 2007.. First Australian Edition; Thick Cr. 4to; pp. liv, 1354; chronological reference guide, bibliography, index, bound in original black cloth, title lettered in white on spine, dustjacket, very good copy.
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A Soldier in the Family: A Source Book for Australian Military Genealogy: The First Fleet to the Gulf War.

A Soldier in the Family: A Source Book for Australian Military Genealogy: The First Fleet to the Gulf War.

by BOX, ALLAN.

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Leongatha, Vic.; The Author; 1994.. First Edition; Cr. 4to; pp. viii, 96; illustrated title page, text illustrated with numerous b/w. photographs, genealogical sources, records of service, bound in original stiff illustrated wrapper, previous owner's name and stamp on title page, otherwise a fine copy.
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P. Neville Barnett: Australian Genius with Books.

P. Neville Barnett: Australian Genius with Books.

by FERSON, MARK J; Editor.

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Sydney; Book Collectors' Society of Australia; 2003.. First Limited Edition; Demy 8vo; pp. viii, 92; text with 21 illustrations of bookplates, notes, index, bound in original stiff illustrated wrappers, very good copy. A Limited edition of one hundred and fifty copies printed, numbered from 1 to 150. This copy being number 57 signed by the editor.
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The Faiths of the World; An Account of all Religions and Religious Sects, Their Doctrines, Rites, Ceremonies, and Customs. Compiled from the Latest and Best Authorities.

The Faiths of the World; An Account of all Religions and Religious Sects, Their Doctrines, Rites, Ceremonies, and Customs. Compiled from the Latest and Best Authorities.

by GARDNER, JAMES.

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Leith Walk, Edinburgh; Union Street, Glasgow; and 45 Ludgate Hill London: A Fullarton & Co.; n.d. (c-1860).. First Edition; Thick Impl. 8vo; Vol. I. A-G. pp. [iv], 2, ii, 992; Vol. II. H-Z. pp. [iii], 930; each volume with illustrated frontispiece and title page, texts illustrated with numerous full page, engravings, bound in contemporary half black leather with… Read more about this item
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Sligo: Sources of Local History: A catalogue of the Local History Collection, with an Introduction and Guide to Sources.

Sligo: Sources of Local History: A catalogue of the Local History Collection, with an Introduction and Guide to Sources.

by MCTERNAN, JOHN C.

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Sligo County Library; 1994.. New Edition; Demy 4to; pp. [xxii], 257; 3 full page maps, text with numerous b/w. illustrations, indexes, bound in original stiff illustrated wrappers, good copy.
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Darwin and the General Reader: The Reception of Darwin's Theory of Evolution in the British Periodical Press 1859-1872.

Darwin and the General Reader: The Reception of Darwin's Theory of Evolution in the British Periodical Press 1859-1872.

by ELLEGARD, ALVAR.

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Chicago; The University of Chicago Press; 1990.. First Edition; Med. 8vo; pp. [vi], 394; text illustrated with several diagrams, statistical analysis of the press reaction, list of periodicals with index of quotations, index of names, biographical notes, bibliography of citations, bound in original stiff illustrated wrappers, name on front endpaper, otherwise a very good copy.
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