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The Glen Davis Story. History of the Capertee Valley
Taylor, G. J.
Book Number: 65950
ISBN: 
Self Published. N.D. 4to. stapled wraps. 78pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Taisho Chic: Japanese Modernity, Nostalgia & Deco
Brown, Kendall & Minichiello, Sharon (essays by)
Book Number: 65949
ISBN: 0937426520
Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu 2004. Square 4to. softcover. 176pp. index, colour illus. Near fine.
Price: $30.00


World of Origami
Honda, Isao
Book Number: 65948
ISBN: 
Japan Publications Trading Company 1971. 4to. hardcover. 264pp., index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to outer page edges. / Good+ d/w slightly wrinkled on front panel with a small tear.
Price: $35.00


A Practical Guide to Japanese Gardening
Chesshire, Charles
Book Number: 65947
ISBN: 0754834956
Alto Books, Melbourne 2009. 4to. hardcover. 236pp., index, colour illus. Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $30.00


The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Japanese Gardening
Chesshire, Charles
Book Number: 65946
ISBN: 184681247x
Hermes House, London 2010. 4to. softcover. 236pp., colour illus. Fine.
Price: $55.00


Mosman Impressions - the moon rises and transforms the harbour .... sheltered familiar bays become mysterious.
Nancy Phelan (Text by)
Book Number: 65945
ISBN: 0646127721
Mosman City Council 1993 4to. hardcover, Red boards, 163pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. Illustrated throughout with aerial photographs, period photographs, paintings, facsimilies, descriptions, poetry. Contents includes Mosman Bay, Curlew Camp, Athol Bay, Taylors Bay, Chowder Head, Clifton Gardens, Middle Head, Middle Harbour, Balmoral Beach, Chinamans Beach, The Spit, Beauty Point, Urban Life, People in the Arts and Media
Price: $18.00


Japanese Prints
Fahr-Becker, Gabriele
Book Number: 65944
ISBN: 9783822835098
Taschen Benedikt, Koln 2007. 4to. hardcover. 200pp. colour illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $18.00


Sho Japanese Calligraphy: An In-depth Introduction To The Art Of Writing Characters
Earnshaw, Christopher
Book Number: 65943
ISBN: 0804815682
Tuttle Publishing, Boston 2003. 4to. softcover. 173pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Bush food : Aboriginal food and herbal medicine
Isaacs, Jennifer
Book Number: 65942
ISBN: 0725408340
Ure Smith Sydney 1992 4to hardcover 256pp index, colour illus. very good / very good d/w. Contents includes, Naturalists, Hunters and Gatherers, Seasons and the Australian Environment, People, Plants and Animals, Cooking Techniques, Fruit, Nuts, Roots, Tubers, Corms and Bulbs, Seeds and Damper, Green Vegetables, Honey, Gum and Nectar, Land Animals, Marine Animals and Fish, Shellfish, Billabong and Swamp animals, Insects and Grubs, Herbal Medicine, Table of Plant Foods, Table of Herbal Medicines, Index.
Price: $25.00


Eucalypts. 2 Volumes. (Revised Edition)
Kelly, Stan
Book Number: 65941
ISBN: 017006257
Nelson 1983 4to hardcovers indexes, Vol1. 368pp. including 280 full page colour plates. Vol2. 388pp. including 255 full page colour plates. Very Good, some foxing on edges & endpapers, light tape marks on Vol2 endpapers. Vol2 d/w very good with faded spine, Vol2 d/w Good+, with faded spine and some rubbing to spine ends.
Price: $150.00


A Field Guide to the Bushland of the Upper Lane Cove Valley
Martyn, John
Book Number: 65940
ISBN: 0646199978
STEP Inc, Sydney 1994. 4to. softcover. 120pp. index, b/w illus., maps. Very good.
Price: $18.00


Wild Food Plants of Australia
Low, Tim
Book Number: 65939
ISBN: 0207143838
Angus & Robertson, Sydney 1988. 8vo. hardcover. 236pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w.
Price: $30.00


Buehler's Backyard Boatbuilding
Buehler, George
Book Number: 65938
ISBN: 9780071583800
International Marine, USA, 1991. 8vo. softcover. 371pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $35.00


People of the Two Rivers : Hastings - Camden Haven
Hastings Writers
Book Number: 65937
ISBN: 0957816235
Fellowship of Australian Writers 2003. 4to. softcover. 206pp. b/w illus. Near Fine. Inscription from the president of F.A.W.
Price: $35.00


Martin Burke, father of Pittwater
Macken, James Joseph
Book Number: 65936
ISBN: 0646176048
[New South Wales, Australia] J.J. Macken 1994 4to softcover 96pp index, b/w illus. Good, top edge of pages wavy. Signed by author.
Price: $15.00


Matthew Flinders & His Scientific Gentlemen
Wege, George;Juliet, Alex; Gathe, Jan; Lemson, Kris; Napier, Kath
Book Number: 65935
ISBN: 1920843205
Western Australian Museum, 2005. 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 1845pp. index, colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $55.00


On Austral Shores: A Modern Traveller's Guide to the European Exploration of the Coast of Victoria and New South Wales
Lipscombe, Trevor
Book Number: 65934
ISBN: 0858812053
Envirobook, Sydney 2005. 4to. hardcover. 253pp. index, b/w illus., maps. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00


The Hawkesbury River Traders
Purtell, Jean
Book Number: 65933
ISBN: 
River Boat Project Committee,, Sydney, NSW., 1988. 4to. softcover. 55pp., b/w illus. Very good, some marks on cover.
Price: $55.00


Portrait of a Shipbuilder. Barrow-Built Vessels From 1873.
Harris, Nigel (editor)
Book Number: 65932
ISBN: 0947971327
Silver Link Publishing, Great Britain 1989 4to. hardcover. 208pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $30.00


Keeping the Ships at Sea: Ship Repair at Cockatoo Island 1857 to 1991
Jeremy, John
Book Number: 65931
ISBN: 9780975109458
Sydney Harbour Federation Trust; 2013 4to. softcover. 305pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $150.00


Illustrated History of Humankind. 5 Volumes. Vol1. The First Humans; Vol2. People of the Stone Age; Vol3. Old World Civilizations; Vol4. New World and Pacific Civilizations; Vol5. Traditional Peoples Today.
Burenhult, Goran. (editor)
Book Number: 65930
ISBN: 
Harpercollins 1995. hardcovers. colour illus. indexes. Vol1. Very good. / Very good d/ws. The First Humans; Vol2. People of the Stone Age; Vol3. Old World Civilizations; Vol4. New World and Pacific Civilizations; Vol5. Traditional Peoples Today. Heavy set extra post may apply.
Price: $75.00


What Bird Is That.. A Completely Revised And Updated Edition Of The Classic Australian Ornithological Work.
Cayley, Neville.
Book Number: 65929
ISBN: 0207155569
A&R. N.S.W. 1990. 4to. Laminated borads, hardcover. 802pp. colour illus. with over 400 Full-paqe plates never before published. Very good, crease on spine, bottom of spine faded. / Good faded & creased d/w
Price: $45.00


The Blue Planet : A Natural History of the Oceans
Byatt, Andrew; Fothergill, Alastair; Holmes, Martha
Book Number: 65928
ISBN: 0563384980
BBC. 2001 Lage Square 4to. hardcover. 384pp. index, colour illus. very good, top edge wavy. / very good d/w with faded spine & curled top front edge.
Price: $25.00


A History of Australia 6 Volumes
Clark, C.M.H.
Book Number: 65927
ISBN: 
Melbourne University Press, 1979 - 1987. 8vo. softcovers. 866pp. index. Very Good, page edges toned on V.1&2. V2 has a small tear to top of spine, minor rubbing to spine edges. Some wrinkles on spines. Some toning to covers.
Price: $80.00


HMAS Sydney
Frame, Tom
Book Number: 65925
ISBN: 9780733623639
Hachette Australia, Sydney, 2008. 8vo softcover 411pp index, b/w illus. very good, light foxing to edges, small crease on cover.
Price: $15.00


Modern Retro. Living with Mid-Century Modern Style.
Bingham, Neil; Weaving, Andrew.
Book Number: 65924
ISBN: 1841720488
Ryland Peters & Small, London 2000. Small square 4to. hardcover. 143pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Interior Design. Second Edition.
Pile, John F.
Book Number: 65923
ISBN: 0810934639
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York 1994, 4to. hardcover. 584pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, owner's inscription on fep., small wrinkle to top corner of last 40 pages.
Price: $25.00


The Ashley Book of Knots
Ashley, Clifford W.
Book Number: 65922
ISBN: 057109659x
Faber & Faber, London, 1983. 4to. hardcover 610pp. index. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $75.00


Dharug & Dungaree: The History of Penrith and St. Marys to 1860
Murray, Robert & White, Kate
Book Number: 65920
ISBN: 0949905402
Hargreen Publishing Company, Melbourne 1988. 8vo. hardcover. 368pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Derrick V.C.
Farquhar, Murray
Book Number: 65919
ISBN: 072701708x
Rigby Publishers Adelaide 1982. 8vo. hardcover. 205pp. b/w illus., maps. Very good, some foxing, rubbing to cover corners. / Very good d/w. Inscribed & signed by author.
Price: $35.00


Art & Soul Of Kangaroo Valley: An Artistic & Culinary Journey Through Australia's Most Beautiful Valley
Leddy, Carl (foreward)
Book Number: 65918
ISBN: 9780646576169
Kangaroo Valley Voice Inc & Kangaroo Valley Tourist Association 2012 Square 8vo. softcover. 156pp.index, colour illus. Very good+.
Price: $22.00


Preserved
Sandler, Nick & Acton, Johnny
Book Number: 65917
ISBN: 1856265323
Kyle Cathie, UK, 2004. 4to. hardcover. 224pp. index, colour illus. Very good, page edges wavy. / Very good d/w. Full of practical information, it covers all the main techniques of food preservation with accessible instructions and a light-hearted manner. Johnny and Nick show you how to dry meat and herbs, salt fish and cure ham. They teach you how to build a smokehouse and then smoke your own salmon, how to make sausages, pickle eggs and infuse oils, preserve with sugar, bottle fruit in alcohol and can your own produce.
Price: $35.00


Made at Home: Curing & Smoking
Strawbridge, Dick & James
Book Number: 65916
ISBN: 9781845336578
Mitchell Beazley. London 2012. 8vo. hardcover, illustrated boards, 176pp.index, colour illus. Very good. some rubbing to cover in 2 spots.
Price: $15.00


The U.S. Army/Marine Corps: Counterinsurgency Field Manual
General David H. Petraeus & Lt. General James F. Amos & by Lt. Colonel John A. Nagl. (forewards by); Introduction by Sarah Sewall.
Book Number: 65915
ISBN: 9780226841519
University of Chicago Press, Chicago & London, 2007. 8vo. softcover. 419pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine, owner's embossed stamp on fep.
Price: $18.00


Tactics Of The Crescent Moon: Militant Muslim Combat Methods
Poole, H.John
Book Number: 65914
ISBN: 9780963869579
Posterity Press, Emerald Isle, USA 2004. 8vo. softcover. 342pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, small tear to cover at top of spine, owner's embossed stamp on fep.
Price: $12.00


Catherine Certitude
Modiano, Patrick
Book Number: 65913
ISBN: 087923959x
David R. Godine, Publisher, USA 2015. 4to. hardcover. 59pp. colour illus. Near Fine./ Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


THE WORLD OF OLEGAS TRUCHANAS
ANGUS, Max
Book Number: 65912
ISBN: 0959821201
Hobart Olegas Truchanas Publication Committee 1975. 5th ed. Sq. 4to. 144pp, 44 colour plates, 13 other illus, including 2 maps. Canvas cloth with d/w. Very good, page edges slightly toned,foxing to endpapers, owner's inscription on half-title page. Very good+ d/w. Truchanas, the leading wilderness photographer of his day, lost his life in January 1972 in the Gordon River Gorge during the unsuccessful battle to save Lake Pedder from inundation
Price: $18.00


The Margaret Fulton Crock Pot Cookbook
Fulton, Margaret
Book Number: 65911
ISBN: 0727102222
Summit 1977 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 80pp. index, colour illus. very good.
Price: $15.00


Toys, Dolls, Automata: Marks And Labels
White, Gwen
Book Number: 65910
ISBN: 0713429569
Batsford, London 1985. Large 8vo. hardcover. 240pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Hailstorm Over Truk Lagoon
Lindemann, Klaus
Book Number: 65909
ISBN: 9622201164
Maruzen Asia, Singapore 1982. 8vo. softcover. 370pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers & covers.
Price: $40.00


Australians and Greeks: Volume I, The Early Years
Gilchrist, Hugh
Book Number: 65908
ISBN: 1875684018
Halstead Press, Sydney, 1992. Large 8vo. hardcover. 431pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $40.00


The Wood Handbook. An Illustrated Guide to 100 Decorative Woods and Their Uses.
Gibbs, Nick
Book Number: 65907
ISBN: 9781845661595
New Burlington Books, London 2006. 8vo. hardcover, ring binding. 256pp. index, colour illus. Very good.
Price: $28.00


Leonardo Da Vinci: 1452-1519: The Complete Paintings and Drawings
Zollner, Frank
Book Number: 65906
ISBN: 9783822838273
TASCHEN 2007. Folio. hardcover in slipcase. 695pp. colour illus. Near Fine. / Very good d/w whis is delaminating a little on the top edge of spine. / Very good+ slipcase.
Price: $150.00


Historic homesteads of Australia 2 volumes.
Trusts, Australian Council of National
Book Number: 65905
ISBN: 0726900044
Cassell, 1972, 1976. 4to.hardcovers laminated boards, 300pp, 320pp. colour & b/w illus. very good - near fine, light foxing to endpaers on volume one. / Very good d/ws.
Price: $45.00


The curly pyjama letters
Leunig, Michael
Book Number: 65904
ISBN: 0670040231
Ringwood, Vic. Viking 2001 8vo hardcover 73pp, b/w illus. near fine / near fine d/w.
Price: $12.00


Yates Roses - A Practical Guide to Over 300 Roses for Australia and New Zealand
Mann, Roger
Book Number: 65903
ISBN: 0732270715
HarperCollins, Australia 2002 8vo. softcover. 464pp. index, colour illus. Very good+.
Price: $18.00


Australian Aboriginal Myths. 4 vols. I: The Dreamtime; II: The Dawn of Time; III: The First Sunrise; IV: Dreamtime Heritage.
Mountford, Charles P.
Book Number: 65902
ISBN: 
Rigby Limited, Adelaide. 4 vols. Large 8vo. hardcovers. Colour & b/w illus. Very good. Some light foxing on endpapers, volumes II & IV have owner's inscription on feps. / Very good d/ws.
Price: $45.00


The New Illustrated Bible: The Holy Bible With Concise Introductions to the Several Books.+ Bible Dictionary or Compendium of Information Regarding the Names, Places, Natural History, and General Subjects Mentioned in Scriptures.
Macleod, Donald, Reverend (Editor)
Book Number: 65901
ISBN: 
J. S. Virtue & Co., Limited, London, n.d. circa 1880 Folio. hardcovers. rebound in leather with marbled endpapers, all edges gilt.Complete 3 volumes + Dictionary, (volumes 2,3 & dictionary bound together). pp.994, 558, 46,16. 47 full page b/w engravings on steel with tissue guards, in text illus. Very good condition with some foxing, mainly on prelims & page edges. Some rubbing to cover edges. Very heavy set, extra post will apply if being sent outside of Australia.
Price: $2600.00


The Head-Hunters of Borneo
Bock, Carl
Book Number: 65900
ISBN: 705415120
Time-Life Books, Belgium, 1986 8vo. Padded leather covered boards, hardcover, gilt edges. 342pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good+. Time life Classics of Exploration slip taped to verso fep.
Price: $25.00


The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, Volumes I and II, A to M and M to Z
Little, William (prepared by)
Book Number: 65899
ISBN: 
Guild / BCA, 1983. 4tos. blue cloth hardcovers. 2672pp. Very good, prelims creased, a little specking to cover. / no d/ws.
Price: $55.00