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Australiana: From the Library of Dr Eric McDonald - the Finest Collection Ever Offered for Sale in Australia

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson, 1963

Edition: Sale Catalogue

Covers have moderate wear and age-toning. Light foxing to edges of page block. Internally clean. Binding sound. 83pp View more info

The Margaret Woodhouse Library

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Christie's, 1991

Edition: Auction Catalogue

Covers have light wear and minor age-toning. Internally clean. Binding sound. Includes 'prices realised' list. View more info

4 Catalogues of Rare Books from Maggs Bros. and Bernard Quaritch 1927 to 1930: Australia and the South Seas; Asiatica and Africana; Voyages, Travels, Geography and Navigation

By: N/A

Price: $81.00

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros. / Bernard Quaritch,

Edition: Catalogues

Maggs Bros. catalogues 491 (1927); 519 (1929) and 521 (1929) plus Bernard Quaritch catalogue 433 (1930). Sunning to spine. Heavy age-toning to edges of page-block. Split to front hinge but all pages secure. Some foxing and marks to pastedowns - but otherwise internally clean. Quaritch catalogue lacks front cover .Berkelouw catalogue extract relating to this volume taped to ffep. View more info

Frontiers: Experience on the Australian Frontiers, 1788-1950

By: N/A

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hordern House, 1991

Edition: Book Catalogue

Covers have light general wear and minor lifting of clear laminate to lower front corner. Spine not creased. Internally clean. Unpaginated - 311 lots. View more info

The Collection of Robert Edwards AO

By: N/A

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Sydney, Hordern House, 2012

Edition: Catalogue

Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. Lists 164 items in the collection with prices. View more info

Handwritten: Ten Centuries of Manuscript Treasures - from Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Library of Australia, 2011

Edition: Exhibition Publication

Covers have moderate general wear. Crease to pine. Internally clean. Binding sound. 239pp View more info

New Zealand National Bibliography to the Year 1960 - 5 Volumes in 6

By: A. G. Bagnall

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Government Printer,

Edition: First Edition

Moderate wear to boards. Sunning to spines. Age-toning to edges of page blocks. internally clean. Bindings tight. Volume 1: To 1889 Part 1: A-M ; Volume 1: To 1889 Part 2: N-Z, Indexes 1291pp; Volume II: 1890-1960 A-H 603pp; Volume III: 1890-1960 I-O 571pp; Volume IV: 1890-1960 P-Z 471pp.; Volume V Supplement & Index 637pp. Dated 1969 to 1985. POSTAGE TO NZ $50 View more info

Books in the USSR

By: A. Puzikov, Y. Likhtenshtein and N. Sikorsky

Price: $27.00

Publisher: USSR, Iskusstvo Publishers, 1975

Edition: First English Language Edition

Moderate wear to boards. Small label abrasions to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 191pp View more info

A Guide to Irish Bibliographical Material A Bibliography of Irish Bibliographies and Sources of Information

By: Alan R. Eager

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, The Library Association, 1980

Edition: Second Revised and Enlarged Edition

Cloth has minor wear and light foxing. Foxing to top edge of page-block. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 502pp View more info

Fine Books

By: Alfred W. Pollard

Price: $54.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co., 1912

Edition: First Edition

Cloth has heavy general wear and sunning to spine. there are also a few pale abrasions to cloth. Gilt top edges. Rough-cut fore-edge and bottom edge age-toned. Bookplates to front pastedown and ffep. Re-bound into original boards with new endpapers. Some foxing to existing original feps - otherwise internally very clean. Binding tight. 332pp View more info

The Library of Sir Simonds D'Ewes

By: Andrew G. Watson

Price: $36.00

Publisher: London, The Trustees of the British Museum, 1966

Edition: First Edition

Moderate general wear to cloth. The bottom rear corner of cloth is water affected but the pastedown and pages are untouched. Commonweath Archive ink stamp to ffep and rear pastedown . Also small letter 'D' to ffep and small label abrasion to rear fep. Otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 379pp View more info

Bookbinding : A Beginner's Manual

By: Ashton, Paul; Blackmore, Kate; Gollings, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black, 1983

Edition: Reprint

Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 103pp View more info

Fifteen Centuries of Children's Literature: An Annotated Chronology of British and American Works in Historical Context

By: Bingham, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press, 1980

Edition: First Edition

Light wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Feint pencil impressions to top corner of ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 540pp View more info

Art of the Printed Book, 1455-1955

By: Blumenthal, Joseph

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, David R Godine, 1978

Edition: Third Printing

Light wear to covers. A few minor marks to rear cover. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 192pp View more info

A Pacific Bibliography: Printed Matter Relating to the Native Peoples of Polynesia, Melanesia and Micronesia

By: C. R. H. Taylor

Price: $13.50

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1965

Edition: First Edition

Moderate wear to cloth. Minor age toning to edges of page-block. Gift inscription to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Fold-out map in good order. Binding tight. 692pp View more info