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Smith, Ivan::  A Sliver of Time.
Book Number: 1420
Harper and Row Australasia 1st edition 1981 Folio Hc/dw colour paintings and drawings by John Olsen. Very good. Third book of a trilogy commencing with "Death of a Wombat". In this the natural enemy is flood, with the kangaroo as the chief animal protagonist. Based on the ABC broadcast. art John Olsen. Very good in very good d/w. Foreword by Sir Talbot Duckmanton.
Keywords: australian art animals
Price: $20.00


Grahame, Kenneth. Illustrated by Paul Henning:  Sweet Home from The Wind in the Willows
Book Number: 2537
Methuen London 1946 Cloth spine, pictorial cover, no d/w, slight foxing, fifteen colour plates, good condition.
Keywords: children
Price: $25.00


Anton Chekhov:  Kashtanka
Book Number: 2850
London Oxford University Press 1959 Cloth spine, Illustrated boards, covered in contact. End pages aged, content good. illustrated by Williams Stobbs
Keywords: Boy, dog, cat
Price: $8.00


Stephen Southwold (Bell):  The Last 'Bus and other Stories
Book Number: 3418
Collins n.d. The Stephen Southwold Tales Illustrated by Anne Anderson. Green cloth in worn stained condition, interior good, colour frontis. Ex-libris sticker on ffl.
Keywords: children's stories
Price: $40.00


McCUTCHEON, Elsie:  TWISTED TRUTH.
Book Number: 3724
London and Melbourne, J.M. Dent, 1988. 118pp 8vo. Original boards in d/w - unclipped. A fine copy of the first edition.
Keywords: juvenille fiction
Price: $10.00


TREASE, GEOFFREY.:  The Arpino Assignment.
Book Number: 3816
London: Walker 1988. 1st ed. 8vo. hardcover. 219pp. Very good, page edges browned. / Near Fine d/w. Col dw illus by Paul Leith.
Keywords: Young soldier is drafted to Secret Operations in Italy during the second World War.
Price: $8.00


[Crawford, Dan] Ellis, James J.:  Dan Crawford of Luanza: Or 37 Years' Missionary Work in Darkest Africa
Book Number: 4027
Kilmarnock, Scotland J.Ritchie, Publishers of Christian Literature (no date) 8vo. hardcover, decorated green cloth. Pictorial dustwrapper. 160pp. + b/w plates. Frontispeice. Very good, small bookseller stamp on fl. Very Good d/w with one small & several tiny tears & light wear to edges.
Keywords: Dan Crawford of Luanza Missionary christianity religion Work in Darkest Africa
Price: $45.00


Phillippa Francklyn:  THE MYSTERY OF THE SWAMP
Book Number: 5462
thomas nelson london no date (circa 1955) FIRST EDITION, hardcover "The summer holidays in New Zealand, and a camp at Swamp Lake - it sounded marvellous .." dj fair plus, spotting on book edge, o/w book good
Keywords: maori
Price: $8.00


Anthony Horowitz:  Misha, The Magician and the Mysterious Amulet
Book Number: 5465
Arlington Books 1981 Illustrated by John Woodgate. Excellent copy in clipped d/w. 204pp.
Keywords: russia children's adventure
Price: $15.00


Bettina:  For the Leg of a Chicken
Book Number: 5603
Collins, St. James Place 4to. illustrated boards, hardcover. Very good / poor d/w.
Keywords: children's stories
Price: $15.00


Greenway, Kate:  Kate Greenway's Family Treasury
Book Number: 6169
New York, Derrydale, 1979 4to. hardcover. 94pp. colour illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Greenway, Kate drawings illustrationsmother goose children
Price: $18.00


Andersen, Hans Christian (retold by Amy Ehrlich and illustrated by Susan Jeffers)::  The Wild Swans.
Book Number: 6221
New York, The Dial Press. 1981. Folio. hardcover. 40pp. colour drawings. very good. / very good, chipped, lightly clipped d/w.
Keywords: illustrated by Susan Jeffers Andersen, Hans Christian children
Price: $18.00


Gantz, David:  Captain Swifty Sails to the Shape Islands
Book Number: 6406
Doubleday, 1983 Laminated Pictorial Boards. First Edition. Near Fine. A Book about shapes.
Keywords: animals, shapes, fiction, voyages and travel, size and shape.
Price: $12.00


Neville, Emily Cheney:  Traveler from a Small Kingdom.
Book Number: 6450
New York. Harper & Row, 1968. First Edition 8vo. hardcover. 197pp. b/w illus. near fine. / very good, lightly chipped d/w.
Keywords: children's fiction neville
Price: $30.00


Fennimore Stephen & Collins Dale; illustrations by Margaret Horder:  Sunset Plains.
Book Number: 6650
William Heinemann London. 1953 8vo. hardcover. 196pp. b/w illustrations by Margaret Horder. very good. owner's inscription on fep. / poor, chipped d/w.
Keywords: australian children's fiction Collins, Dale Fennimore Stephen illustrations by Margaret Horder
Price: $8.00


Wrightson, Patricia::  The Dark Bright Water
Book Number: 6765
Melbourne: Hutchinson, 1978 First edition 8vo. hardcover. 223pp.very good+, minor wear to corners / near fine d/w.
Keywords: australian children's fiction first 1st edition Wrightson, Patricia
Price: $10.00


Thompson, Valerie; illustrations by Edwina Bell:  Colour of Courage
Book Number: 6795
Sydney Collins. 1978. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 152pp. b/w illustrations by Edwina Bell very good, owner's name top fep / very good, d/w.
Keywords: Thompson, Valerie illustrations by Edwina Bell australian children's fiction first 1st
Price: $10.00


Mattingley, Christobel.; Illustrated by Helen Sallis:  Lizard Log.
Book Number: 6864
Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton 1975. First edition. 4to. hardcover. 30pp. .Illustrated in two colours by Helen Sallis. very good. / good d/w torn at top of spine with small piece missing.
Keywords: australian children's first edition mattingley Illustrated by Helen Sallis
Price: $10.00


various:  The Best of Brownie Stories
Book Number: 7103
UK: Purnell, 1978 8vo. hardcover. 128pp. b/w drawings. fine. / near fine d/w.
Keywords: children's girls brownies browny fiction
Price: $10.00


Tynan, Katherine, Taylor, Helen, Sherriff, K.E., Freeman, Annie, Skae, Hilda T., Talbot, Ethel:  Left Luggage
Book Number: 20437
Collins Clear Type Press - A Collins Picture Book n.d. Inscription date 1928 4to. pictorial front board, red cloth spine, top board rubbed, pictorial end pages of wizard with lots of children, glossy colour frontispiece and 8 full colour illustrations as well as numerous intext b&w line drawings. unpaginated. Copy is not creased or discoloured at all, except for the contents page which has toned. inscription of fep. scarce title
Keywords: Illustrators, A.E. Jackson, Reg F. Smith, E.A. Overnell, John Hassall, W.E. Greenwood, Scott Rankin.
Price: $45.00


Weston, R.P and F.J. Barnes. (words & music). Illustrated by Tate, Carole:  When Father Papered the Parlour.
Book Number: 20454
London. Macmillan Children's Books. 1981 laminated boards hardcover. 24pp. colour illus. music on endpapers. very good.
Keywords: Weston, R.P and F.J. Barnes. (words & music). Illustrated by Tate, Carole children
Price: $12.00


HALAM, Ann:  Ally, Ally, Aster
Book Number: 21118
London: George Allen & Unwin, First Published 1981 - stated Blue boards, in very good d/w with no price printed, small scrape at front fold, otherwise unmarked copy, very good. A story of destiny decided long ago and from which there was no escape. 8vo, 118pp.
Keywords: A story of destiny decided long ago and from which there was no escape
Price: $15.00


Charlton Comics:  Fast Track Stories - Hot Rods and Racing Cars No. 29.1
Book Number: 21304
Charlton Publications, Gordon and Gotch Melbourne 1958 small 4to. 24pp. Matt colour paper cover, b&w illustrations inside, toned covers, pages only lighly, foxed covers, blank end pages. Nicholas A Lascias.
Keywords: comics, cartoons, australian, Nicholas A Lascias
Price: $25.00


Eliott, Lydia S:  The Coconut Island Twins.
Book Number: 21251
Lutterworth Press London Pathway Series 3rd impression 1962 8vo. hardcover. 96pp. colour frontis. very good, presentation pastedown and small bookseller stamp on fep. / good+, chipped d/w.
Keywords: childrens story fiction novel south pacific islands
Price: $6.00


Westwood, Anne M.:  Trouble at Kittiwake Rock
Book Number: 21463
London, Blackie. 1960. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 255pp. very good, owner's inscription on verso fep. / very good, lightly chipped d/w.
Keywords: childrens fiction novel story anne westwood first edition
Price: $8.00


REES, Leslie:  BOY LOST ON TROPIC COAST Adventure with Dexter Hardy. Illustrated by Frank Beck
Book Number: 22167
Sydney: Ure Smith, 1968. 1st Edition, 8vo, vii,192pp. Illustrated with b&w ink and wash drawings. By the author of Digit Dick.
Keywords: adventure stories, australia
Price: $10.00


Bowen, John. illustrated by Kenneth Rowell:  Mermaid and the Boy
Book Number: 22202
USA, A.S. Barnes, 1960. First Edition. 8vo. hardcover. 44pp. very good, owner's name on fep. / good d/w curled & chipped on top edge.
Keywords: childrens mermaids sea fiction
Price: $6.00


Slobodkin, Louis:  The Adventures of Arab
Book Number: 22967
New York, Vanguard Press, 1946. First edition. 4to. hardcover. 128pp. black, orange & white drawings. very good+. / very good+ d/w.'
Keywords:
Price: $25.00


none stated.:  Voltron TM Defender of the Universe, Annual 1987
Book Number: 23529
Manchester, World International Publishing,1987 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 61pp. colour illus. very good.
Keywords: science fiction annuals voltron childrens
Price: $15.00


Frayn, Michael, et al.:  Great Railway Journeys of the World
Book Number: 23569
London: British Broadcasting Commission 1982 Large 8vo. hardcover. 192pp. index, b/w illus. + colour plates. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w.'
Keywords: Railway Journeys trains travel
Price: $8.00



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