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There are 308 books in this catalogue.
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

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

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

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.'
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

Stevenson, R.L.; drawings by Margaret Tarrant; Music by Rev. Thomas Crawford.:  Songs With Music. From a child's garden of verses.
Book Number: 23637
London, Jack, n.d. 4to. hardcover. illustrated paper covered boards with cloth spine. poor, missing both front and rear endpapers. wear to cover edges, soiling to cover. light soiling on some pages, hinge a little loose.
Keywords: childrens fiction verses poetry music songs singing
Price: $25.00

:  The New Avengers Annual - 1978
Book Number: 23981
England: Rainbow Books (Brown Watson), 1978 Hard Cover, Pictorial Board. Very Good 4to 64pp. Based on the popular series starring Patrick Mcnee as John Steed and Joanna Lumley as Purdy and Gareth Hunt As Michael Gambit. Includes photos, bio's, games, and stories in comic format.
Keywords: the New Avengers
Price: $10.00

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