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Antiquarian & Early Eds

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Brothers of Pity & Other Tales of Beasts & Men, Juliana Horatia Ewing
Brothers of Pity & Other Tales of Beasts & Men
Juliana Horatia Ewing
32.50 AUD 27.62 AUD
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The Elephant's Dilemma, Dee Thomas
The Elephant's Dilemma
Dee Thomas
31.50 AUD 26.77 AUD
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Old MacDonald's Farm [A Bonnie Book], Sheena Morey
Old MacDonald's Farm [A Bonnie Book]
Sheena Morey
26.50 AUD 22.52 AUD
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The Eldest Son: A Domestic Drama in Three Acts, John Galsworthy
The Eldest Son: A Domestic Drama in Three Acts
John Galsworthy
20.50 AUD 17.43 AUD
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School Stories for Boys, Various
School Stories for Boys
Various
21.50 AUD 18.27 AUD
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Dumpy and Slappy - A Bigger Book, Lucy Macdonald,
Dumpy and Slappy - A Bigger Book
Lucy Macdonald,
26.50 AUD 22.52 AUD
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LEAP BEFORE YOU LOOK, Waugh, Alec
LEAP BEFORE YOU LOOK
Waugh, Alec
16.50 AUD 14.03 AUD
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A MESS OF POTAGE, de la Fère, Natala
A MESS OF POTAGE
de la Fère, Natala
21.50 AUD 18.27 AUD
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A MESS OF POTAGE, de la Fère, Natala
1 de la Fère, Natala A MESS OF POTAGE
Macmillan GHE0003357 London, England 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Reinganum, Victor HB, green cloth in pictorial DJ, VG/VG, 248pp. Rubbing and tears to spine ends, edges and corners, now splendid in archival film. Book has a slight lean to spine, rubbing and bumps to edges and corners, inside is clean and tight with no markings, a very good copy in a protected DJ, scarce in hardcover. Set in a French peasant community. 420g when packed. Illustrator: Reinganum, Victor. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0003357. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 21.50 AUD 18.28 AUD 
 
 
The Elephant's Dilemma, Dee Thomas
2 Dee Thomas The Elephant's Dilemma
W. Foulsham & Co Ltd 229731 London, Great Britain 1950 First Thus Hardcover (Printed Boards) Good Condition No Dust Jacket Kippy HB, A Bonnie Book, pictorial paper covered boards, VG-/--, unpaged, c.26pp, coloured illus. Moderate rubbing to spine ends, edges and corners. 26 pages. Illustrator: Kippy. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectibles; Children; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: 229731. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 31.50 AUD 26.78 AUD 
 
 
AIRMEN OF SHEBA'S TEMPLE, Dempster, Guy (aka Dorothy Carter)
3 Dempster, Guy (aka Dorothy Carter) AIRMEN OF SHEBA'S TEMPLE
Lutterworth Press GHE0011073 London 1952 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair HB, blue boards, in pictorial DJ, 143pp, col frontis. Price-clipped DJ is chipped and worn with rubbing, creases and tears to top/tail spine, edges and corners, now protected in poly film. Book has general wear to edges and corners, water stain to top edge near spine, inside has foxing and age toning to extremities, else square, clean and tight, a more than good copy in a protected DJ. A ripping aviatian yarn for young adults. 360g when packed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0011073. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 19.00 AUD 16.15 AUD 
 
 
THE INSECURE OFFENDERS: Rebellious Youth in the Welfare State, Fyvel. T. R.
4 Fyvel. T. R. THE INSECURE OFFENDERS: Rebellious Youth in the Welfare State
Pelican / Penguin Books GHE0009071 Middlesex 1964 Reprint Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket PB, pictorial card covers to Pelican Book, G+-/--, 265pp, index. Minor rubbing to spine ends edges & corners of covers, inside has heavy age browning to pages, PO name inside cover, else square, clean and tight. 240g -when packed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Reference::Textbooks; Unallocated; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0009071. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.50 AUD 13.18 AUD 
 
 
CALLED BACK, Gibbs, Philip
5 Gibbs, Philip CALLED BACK
Hutchinson & Co GHE0002476 London 1954 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Good HB, red dec cloth, in pictorial DJ, 256pp. Unclipped DJ has moderate wear as rubbing and creasing to top/tail spine, edges and corners, small tears to corners, now in archival film, colours vibrant. Book has mild rubbing to edges and corners, bumps to corners, deep age toning to extremities, else square and tight, with no markings, a very good copy in a good protected DJ. An Anglo-American love story set after WW2. 340g when packed. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0002476. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 19.00 AUD 16.15 AUD 
 
 
GOOD GOD: A Study of His Character and Activities, Hadham, John
6 Hadham, John GOOD GOD: A Study of His Character and Activities
Penguin Books GHE0004796 Middlesex 1940 First Edition Soft Cover Good Condition No Dust Jacket PB original, No. 55 in the Penguin Special Series, red striped printed card wraps, G+/--, 117pp + ads. Moderate rubbing to edges and corners of wraps, small tear to top edge rear, inside has gift inscr to h/title, age browning to pages, else clean and tight. Now in a protective clear sealed bag. 120g when packed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Religion, Theology::Theology; Religion & Theology; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0004796. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 14.50 AUD 12.33 AUD 
 
 
ADVENTURES OF BINDLE, Jenkins, Herbert
7 Jenkins, Herbert ADVENTURES OF BINDLE
Herbert Jenkins GHE0010835 London 1938 Reprint Hardcover Good Condition 12th printing, no date, c. late 1930s or early1940s HB, green/black dec boards in pictorial DJ, 176pp. Unclipped DJ has creases and tears to edges, spine ends and corners, but colours are vibrant, now protected. Book has moderate rubbing to edges and corners, inside has age tanning to edges, foxing to epp, else square, clean and tight without markings. A very funny continuation of the the adventures of Joseph Bindle, furniture removalist and the memorable characters from previous stories. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Humour; Humour; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0010835. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 26.50 AUD 22.53 AUD 
 
 
The Eldest Son: A Domestic Drama in Three Acts, John Galsworthy
8 John Galsworthy The Eldest Son: A Domestic Drama in Three Acts
Duckworth & Co 229265 London, Great Britain 1912 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book has minor rubbing to edges and corners, inside has foxing to prelims and edges txt blk, else is square and tight with no markings, a very nice copy. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Literature; Literature & Literary; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: 229265. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 20.50 AUD 17.43 AUD 
 
 
The Man of Sorrows Visits Sydney and Interviews the Writer, Joseph Hamlet
9 Joseph Hamlet The Man of Sorrows Visits Sydney and Interviews the Writer
H. Gorton & Co 2252 Sydney 1931 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Good Condition No Dust Jacket A very rare copy of this title. A bit of discolouring on the outside due to age and this booklet is protected sealed within a plastic bag. 15 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Australian::Australia - NSW; Antiques & Collectibles; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: 2252. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 86.50 AUD 73.53 AUD 
 
 
Brothers of Pity & Other Tales of Beasts & Men, Juliana Horatia Ewing
10 Juliana Horatia Ewing Brothers of Pity & Other Tales of Beasts & Men
SPCK-Australia Publishing 230676 London, Great Britain 1887 No Edition Stated Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good Condition No Dust Jacket 1887 reprint, Twelth thousand, HB, decorated buckram & spine, t.e.grey, G/--, 199pp,b/w frontis + 4 plates, + 12pp ads, dec epp. Moral christian yarns of animals and people in 19th C. Major rubbing to covers at edges and bumps to corners, lean to spine, general moderate soiling to covers, inside has ffep removed, PO name to h/title, age browning and foxing to prelims and margins of many pages, but overall is intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: 230676. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 32.50 AUD 27.63 AUD 
 
 
BROWNIE, le Feuvre, Amy
11 le Feuvre, Amy BROWNIE
Pickering & Inglis GHE0021077 London 1943 Reprint Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Johnston M. D. no date, c. early 1940s, HB, pale gren cloth boards with dark green dec & lettering, G+/--, 160pp, col frontis. General rubbing to edges, bumps to corners and spine ends, fading to spine, inside has tanning to page edges, white-out & eveidence of a bookplate to reverse of frontis, brown stain to lower edge of contents page, else square and tight. By the author of 'Little Discoverers'. Illustrator: Johnston M. D.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: GHE0021077. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 21.50 AUD 18.28 AUD 
 
 
Dumpy and Slappy - A Bigger Book, Lucy Macdonald,
12 Lucy Macdonald, Dumpy and Slappy - A Bigger Book
Foulsham & Co 228856 London, Great Britain 1947 No Edition Stated Hardcover (Printed Boards) Good Condition No Dust Jacket Large Folio (bigger than A3) Cathryn Taylor, Pictorial boards have Dumpy on the front and Slappy in the back. Boards have major rubbing, etching and chipping to spine ends, edges and corners, a small piece missing from lower rear spine, area and peeling to rear lower corner, inside is much better, an abrasion to top ffep, small 'V' written discreetly to rep, age browning and foxing to extremities, else square and tight, a nice vintage large format illustrated book. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Illustrator: Cathryn Taylor, . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectibles; Children; Children's::Children's Large Format Illustrated. Inventory No: 228856. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 26.50 AUD 22.53 AUD 
 
 
RUA: THE STORY OF A HIGHLAND RED DEER, Macleay, W.A.
13 Macleay, W.A. RUA: THE STORY OF A HIGHLAND RED DEER
Hutchinson & Co GHE0005117 London, Great Britain 1941 No Edition Stated Hardcover Very Good Good Wallace, Frank Hutchinson's Books for Young People 'Chestnut Library' nd., c.1940s, Green/black dec cloth in green/black pictorial DJ, VG/G+, 120pp, b/w frontis & ills.by Frank Wallace. A poignant story of the life of a highland red deer. Unclipped DJ has moderate rubbing to edges and corners, a broad vertical crease to fr cover, now protected in archival film. Book has evidence of previous moisture damage to upper fore-edges of boards with fading, else light rubbing to edges and corners, inside has foxing to edges of text block, else square, clean and tight without markings. A delightfully crisp copy of an elusive title with gorgeous nature illustrations. Illustrator: Wallace, Frank. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Large Format Illustrated. Inventory No: GHE0005117. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 31.50 AUD 26.78 AUD 
 
 
PETT'S ANNUAL - Guest Artist Illingworth, Not Stated
14 Not Stated PETT'S ANNUAL - Guest Artist Illingworth
Thomas's Publications GHE0021691 Uk 1944 No Edition Stated Soft Cover Good No Dust Jacket Illingworth PB, saddle-stitched pictorial covers, 80pp, b/w & duotone illus throughout. Almost catastrophic rubbing & chipping to covers, all edges & corners have tears, covers just hanging on. inside is better, with some page corners dog-eared, else square & tight with no markings. "Light fare for the forces", with pin-ups, strip cartoons, stories. Soft core for the boys during wartime, must have been quite risque at the time of publication Illustrator: Illingworth. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Antiques & Collectibles. Inventory No: GHE0021691. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 61.50 AUD 52.28 AUD 
 
 
QUEEN OF THE GUARDED MOUNTS, Oxenham, John
15 Oxenham, John QUEEN OF THE GUARDED MOUNTS
Hodder & Stoughton GHE0013892 London, Great Britain 1916 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket By Photographs 375 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Illustrator: By Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; History; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0013892. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 31.50 AUD 26.78 AUD 
 
 
NORTH TO ADVENTURE (Seagull Library), Peyton, K M
16 Peyton, K M NORTH TO ADVENTURE (Seagull Library)
Collins GHE0002335 London, England 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good HB, blue/silver dec boards, in pictorial DJ, top edge blue,192pp. Ubclipped Dj has many chips, rubs and scuffs to top/tail spine, edges and corners, now bright and handsome in archival film. Boards show moderate wear to edges and bumps to corners, inside is square, clean and tight with age browning to extremities. A 'boy's own-type' adventure set in the arctic, finding a ship that has mysteriously disappeared. 400g when packed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: GHE0002335. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.50 AUD 15.73 AUD 
 
 
Old MacDonald's Farm [A Bonnie Book], Sheena Morey
17 Sheena Morey Old MacDonald's Farm [A Bonnie Book]
W. Foulsham & Co Ltd 229730 London, Great Britain 1950 First Thus Hardcover (Printed Boards) Good Condition No Dust Jacket M. Scrydloff HB, ' A Bonnie Book ', pictorial paper covered boards, pict epp,c.25pp, colored illus. Moderate rubbing to spine ends, edges and corners. 25 pages. Unpagenated. Illustrator: M. Scrydloff . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectibles; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: 229730. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 26.50 AUD 22.53 AUD 
 
 
BIDDY AND QUILLA, Smith, Evelyn
18 Smith, Evelyn BIDDY AND QUILLA
Blackie & Son Limited GHE0005229 London 1936 No Edition Stated Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Mills, J. Dewar n.d., looks 1930s, beige/green black pictorial boards and spine, G/--, 207pp, 2 b/w plates. frontis appears to have been neatly removed. Scarce title. General rubbing to boards, bumps to corners, an abrasion to mid spine resulting in a hole, various scuffs and diverse small areas of soiling to covers, inside has booklate remnant and childish drawings to ffep, age browning to pages and edges, else binging is tight. 500g when packed. 207 pages. Illustrator: Mills, J. Dewar. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: GHE0005229. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 36.50 AUD 31.03 AUD 
 
 
A GENTLEMAN AT ARMS: Being Passges in the Life of Sir Christopher Rudd, Knight, as Related By Himself in the Year 1641 and Now Set Forth, Strang, Herbert (selected & arranged by)
19 Strang, Herbert (selected & arranged by) A GENTLEMAN AT ARMS: Being Passges in the Life of Sir Christopher Rudd, Knight, as Related By Himself in the Year 1641 and Now Set Forth
Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press GHE0005081 London, England 1924 1st Reprint Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Good No Dust Jacket Cuneo, Cyrus & T. H. Robinson 387 pages. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: Cuneo, Cyrus & T. H. Robinson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0005081. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 24.00 AUD 20.40 AUD 
 
 
School Stories for Boys, Various
20 Various School Stories for Boys
Dean & Son Ltd. 229161 London, Great Britain 1950 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Good Condition Good Various c1950s. 10 stories by various authors; first being 'The Gregory Feud'. Unclipped DJ has moderate rubbing & creasing to edges &corners, small tears to top spine & corners, a pen squiggle to fr cover, now protected in clear poly film. Book has moderate rubbing to covers withbump to top fr corner, inside has age tanning to pages, gift inscr to title page, else square, clean & tight with no other markings. A lovely crisp vintage copy of a boys annual book. Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Large Format Illustrated. Inventory No: 229161. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 21.50 AUD 18.28 AUD 
 
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