Ada

We can help you find the ada books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.co.uk, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

Ada Books & Ephemera

Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing

Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing

by Conover, Ted

Random House, New York, 2000. Reprint. Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Author's note, notes and selected bibliography. 1/4 black coloured backstrip with yellow coloured titles. 3/4 silver coloured boards with self embossed author's initials to the front panel. Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The author, was a guard at Sing Sing Prison in New York State for 12 months.... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.02
The News from Southeast Asia; The Sociology of Newsmaking

The News from Southeast Asia; The Sociology of Newsmaking

by Tiffen, Rodney

Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, 1978. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Preface by Kernial S. Sandhu, Director, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, acknowledgements and list of interviewees, introduction by author and bibliography. Plain text paperback binding with white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "This publication looks at the social processes involved in the making of news. Based primarily on interviews with over seventy foreign... Read more
Item Price
AU$12.74
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works in Chronological Order -- volumes II, III, & IV

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works in Chronological Order -- volumes II, III, & IV

by Boswell, James

Routledge , Warnes, & Routledge, London, 1859. Reissued. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 1.2 kg; 3 volumes AND missing the 1st volume. The title continues -- a series of his epistolary correspondence and conversations with many eminent persons; and various original pieces of his composition, never before published: the whole exhibiting a review of literature and literary men in Great Britain, for nearly half a century in which he flourished by James... Read more
Item Price
AU$40.95
the writing on the wall 1813 – 1943 with 38 full-page illustrations

the writing on the wall 1813 – 1943 with 38 full-page illustrations

by Rosner, Charles

Sylvan Press, London, 1943. First Edition. Hardcover (Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/good. Illustrator: various. as can be seen in the attached images the dust jacket has lost colour on the bottom edge of the rear panel and on the edges of, and on the spine. Pencil gift annotation on the first page dated Christmas 1945. No other annotation throughout the book. "This book of pictures has been compiled from the Napoleonic collection of broadsheets, cartoons and prints bequeath to the... Read more
Item Price
AU$13.65
the journalist's companion to Australian law – the essential guide for easy A-Z reference

the journalist's companion to Australian law – the essential guide for easy A-Z reference

by Gibson, Geoffrey

Melbourne University Press, South Carlton, 1998. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean, without annotation. In this book for subjects, including definitions are arranged alphabetically – there are major entries, not only for defamation and contempt, but also for the Australian legal system and legal action which is about the process of litigation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVIII, 206 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.02
Rough Husbandry

Rough Husbandry

by Campbell, Patrick

Arrow Books, London, 1966. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Quentin Blake. The text is illustrated with black-and-white drawings by Quentin Blake. Photographic / illustrated card cover with gold and white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. A series of articles by Britain's foremost humourists of the 1960s. First softcover edition. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 185 [3 – further titles from publishing... Read more
Item Price
AU$9.10
Reporting home ;; Her writings as a journalist

Reporting home ;; Her writings as a journalist

by Masters, Olga

University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, 1990. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. xxxii, 112 p., [8] p. of plates : colour illustrated paperback binding. The book shows no damage apart from toning of the page edges. This collection was selected by Deirdre Coleman and shows her as an amusing and inquisitive journalist, recording the ordinary lives of city, country and suburb, and reporting on her own busy life. Size: Mid Sized Paperback ( 7¾" - 9¾" tall ). 112... Read more
Item Price
AU$9.10
Over a Century of News From the Archives of Truth

Over a Century of News From the Archives of Truth

by Savvas, Adrian -- Compiler

Savvas Publishing, College Park, Adelaide, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 2.65 kg; 401 pages, illustrated end pages, and the majority of the pages starting page 9 illustrated with black-and-white photographs, and cartoons taken from the Truth newspaper during the last 100 plus years. Illustrated dustwrapper. Both the book and dustjacket show no signs of damage. In Melbourne, when you talk of The Truth newspaper, everyone immediately thinks of... Read more
Item Price
AU$40.04
community languages – their role in education

community languages – their role in education

by Garner, Mark – editor

River Seine Publications, Carlton, 1984. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage to describe apart from a reading crease on the spine. The applied linguistics Association of Australia organised a conference on "community languages and language policy" in Melbourne in August 1980 and this book is a result, offering some of the issues some of the analyses, some reports of experiences and some data which contribute to the debate. The problems addressed are complex and... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.02
A Hack's Progress

A Hack's Progress

by Knightley, Phillip

Jonathan Cape, London, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Introduction: The French Defection. Dark blue coloured end pages. Black coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) with black and ochre coloured titles to the front panel and ochre and white coloured titles to the backstrip. "A Hack's Progress is a vivid and revealing portrait of the press, and... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
It's Too Late to Die Young Now: Misadventures in Rock 'N' Roll

It's Too Late to Die Young Now: Misadventures in Rock 'N' Roll

by Mueller, Andrew

Picador, Sydney, 2013. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, the first couple of pages are slightly warped from inconsiderate storage. No other damage. "It's Too Late to Die Young Now is not an anthology, though it does contain excerpts of original journalism, or at least those portions of my youthful scribblings that I can reread without wanting to grow a beard and go to see under a picturesque alias. I also harbour some hope that my reflections on those... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.02
Arrogance  Rescuing America From the Media Elite

Arrogance Rescuing America From the Media Elite

by Goldberg, Bernard

New York, NY: Warner Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2003. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 310 pages; Book Tight, Dust Jacket shows little sign of usage; BX183 .
Item Price
$9.26
Journalism (The Professions)

Journalism (The Professions)

by Trewin, IOn

David & Charles, London, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Foreword by author, appendix, glossary, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip Photographic dustwrapper with red, gold and black coloured title to the front panel and backstrip. A book about the craft / profession of journalism, and how become one and what were the requirements for same for the mid-1970s.... Read more
Item Price
AU$12.74
The Bible of the Bush -- 125 Years of the Weekly Times

The Bible of the Bush -- 125 Years of the Weekly Times

by Jones, Hugh -- Editor

Hamlyn Australia, Port Melbourne, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 338 pages, photographic illustrated end pages, and the book is illustrated with full-page colour plates, and black-and-white photographs as well as reproductions of articles and news taken from over 150 years of journalism and reportage. The book was printed without dust jacket, and there is no damage to describe. No annotations. Size: Folio... Read more
Item Price
AU$30.03
Nature's Way; Observations of a Good Earthkeeper

Nature's Way; Observations of a Good Earthkeeper

by Ennes, Marion Dusoir (Ennes, Howard – Editor)

Cypruss House, Fort Bragg, California, 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Fore Words and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations and photographs. Photographic / illustrated paperback binding green, orange, brown and black coloured titles to the front panel and green, brown and orange coloured titles to the back strip. Within this book are some of the columns written by the author, arranged... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
Dateline Freedom -- Revelations of an Unwilling Exile

Dateline Freedom -- Revelations of an Unwilling Exile

by Vitaliev, Vitali

Hutchinson, London, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 g; XIV, 210 pages, indexed, and with a central eight-page photographic section. The edges of the pages have browned, there is a small (very small moisture mark to the external edge of pages 208 -- 210). No other damage to describe. Described by the Sunday Telegraph as "a warrior of the pen", leading Soviet satirist and investigator journalist Vitali Vitaliev put his life at... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
Notes On The Great Indian Circus

Notes On The Great Indian Circus

by Singh, Khushwant

Penguin, New Delhi, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean secondhand copy with no damage, no annotations. The author is one of India's most widely read columnists, it has been a keen observer of life in India – it's politics, economics, religion, habits, customs, events and personalities. This book is a chronicle of the state of the nation – as it was, and as it is, and the way it is going to be. – Rear panel blurb Full number line. Size: 8vo -... Read more
Item Price
AU$10.01
Mummy Who Is Your Husband?

Mummy Who Is Your Husband?

by Campbell, Ross

Shakespeare Head Press, Sydney, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover (Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/Good. Black illustrated white coloured boards, by Clarrie King, with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as for underlying board, with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of the author to the rear dustwrapper panel. A series of articles written by the author on... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
Joe McCarthy and the press

Joe McCarthy and the press

by Bayley, Edwin

Pantheon Books, New York, 1982. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage to describe. The author, a key political reporter of the McCarthy period separates myth from fact and offers solid conclusions in place of long held the questionable assumptions as to whether the press created Joe McCarthy, and whether their treatment of him affected the development, growth and eventual decline of McCarthyism in America Size: Trade Paperback. X, 271, [5] pages in original illustrated... Read more
Item Price
AU$10.01
Not Happy, John !: Defending Our Democracy

Not Happy, John !: Defending Our Democracy

by Kingston, Margo

Penguin Books, Camberwell , 2004. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Acknowledgements, Introduction: I Am, You Are, We Are Australia, notes, further reading and index. Photographic paperback binding with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and black strip. Colour photograph of author to the rear panel. "Margot Kingston, one of Australia's most fearless political journalists, thinks it's crunch time for Australia. Not Happy, John! Is a gutsy,... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
Sydney Revels of Bacchus, Cupid, And Momus; Being Choice and Humorous Selections from Scenes at the Sydney Police Office, and Other Public Places, During the Last Three Years  (the 1850s)

Sydney Revels of Bacchus, Cupid, And Momus; Being Choice and Humorous Selections from Scenes at the Sydney Police Office, and Other Public Places, During the Last Three Years (the 1850s)

by Corbyn, Charles Adam

Ure Smith Pty. Ltd, Sydney, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Frank Broadhurst . introduction. Text illustrated with contemporary sketches and Frank Broadhurst's period drawings, illustrations are halftone. Illustrated endpapers, which is showing a illustration of "going to Botany". Grey coloured boards with gilt coloured titles on the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, again showing sketches from Sydney 1850s, black coloured titles... Read more
Item Price
AU$25.03
The Young Rebecca; Writings of Rebecca West, 1911-17

The Young Rebecca; Writings of Rebecca West, 1911-17

by West, Rebecca (Marcus, Jane - Selector)

Macmillan in association with Virago Press, London, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. list of illustrations, preface by selector and index. Between pages 148 and 149 there are eight pages of black-and-white photographs. Red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with dark red and black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Title says it all.... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.02
Portraits of Sarajevo

Portraits of Sarajevo

by Dizdarevic, Zlatko (Ridjanovic, Midhat – Translator & Alcalay, Ammiel – Editor)

Fromm International, New York, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Introduction by author. 1/4 green coloured cloth covered back strip with gilt coloured titles. 3/4 black coloured boards. Photographic dustwrapper with white and pale blue coloured titles to the front panel and gold coloured titles to the back strip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. In this book the author turns his... Read more
Item Price
AU$30.03
Barefaced Cheek ; The Apotheosis of Rupert Murdoch

Barefaced Cheek ; The Apotheosis of Rupert Murdoch

by Leapman, Michael

Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. List of illustrations, appendix, bibliography and index. Between pages 128 and 129 there are eight pages of black-and-white photography. Black coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and white and yellow coloured titles to the back strip. Black and... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
True Patriots All; or News from Early Australia, -- as Told in a Collection of Broadsides, Garnered and Decorated By Geoffery Chapman Ingleton

True Patriots All; or News from Early Australia, -- as Told in a Collection of Broadsides, Garnered and Decorated By Geoffery Chapman Ingleton

by Ingleton, Geoffery C

Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1966. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Geoffery Chapman Ingleton. foreword by the author. Coloured frontispiece, tipped in,showing a poster for the Aborigines in Van Dieman's Land re justice for all. Throughout the text there are black and white line illustrations and decorations. Tan coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles and illustration to the front panel and gilt coloured titles to the... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.02