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Antiquarian & Early Eds

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Rare & Collectible:Antiquarian & Early Eds

 

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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: 18.00 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: 28.00 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: 15.50 AUD
 
 
The Man of Sorrows Visits Sydney and Interviews the Writer, Joseph Hamlet
4 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: 68.01 AUD
 
 
BROWNIE, le Feuvre, Amy
5 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: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Dumpy and Slappy - A Bigger Book, Lucy Macdonald,
6 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: 1-2 kilos. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectibles; Children; Children's::Children's Large Format Illustrated. Inventory No: 228856. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
RUA: THE STORY OF A HIGHLAND RED DEER, Macleay, W.A.
7 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: 28.00 AUD
 
 
PETT'S ANNUAL - Guest Artist Illingworth, Not Stated
8 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: 58.00 AUD
 
 
QUEEN OF THE GUARDED MOUNTS, Oxenham, John
9 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: 28.00 AUD
 
 
NORTH TO ADVENTURE (Seagull Library), Peyton, K M
10 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: 15.00 AUD
 
 
LEAP BEFORE YOU LOOK, Waugh, Alec
11 Waugh, Alec LEAP BEFORE YOU LOOK
Ernest Benn Limited GHE0010747 London 1932 First Thus Soft Cover Good+ No Dust Jacket PB, printed card covers, G+/--, 159pp. General rubbing to edges and creases to corners of covers, inside has age tanning to page edges, top corners of pages are curling at front, else square, clean and tight without markings. No. 6 of the " Ninepenny Novels" series. 150g when packed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds. Inventory No: GHE0010747. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
EAST IN THE 'GOLDEN GAIN', Westerman, Percy F. [1876-1959]
12 Westerman, Percy F. [1876-1959] EAST IN THE 'GOLDEN GAIN'
Blackie & Son Limited GHE002033 London, England 1960 Hard Cover Good Fair Hilder R. F. HB, brown dec buckram in pictorial DJ, no date , c.1960s, 256pp, b/w frontis. Price clipped DJ has major rubbing and tears to all edges and corners, some loss at top/tail spine, now protected in archival film and looking good. Boards show very minor wear to spine ends and edges, inside has foxing to prelims, and age browning to extremities, else very square, clean and tight. A ripping yarn of the sea for boys. 320g when packed. Illustrator: Hilder R. F.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Rare & Collectible::Antiquarian & Early Eds; Antiques & Collectables; Children's::Children's Books. Inventory No: GHE002033. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 


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