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1. Albert (1968). Boomerang Sing-a-Long Song Book no. 1 (Book B). Sydney: Albert J. & Son. 40 pp. Paperback quarto, stapled, very good condition, tiny dent front cover, minor edgewear. (Publication date, printer's mark, foot of last page.) Sheet music for about 60 popular songs, including (as listed on front cover): Breezin' along with the breeze - Dancing with tears in my eyes - After the ball - When I grow too old to dream - Bye, bye blackbird - The Yankee doodle boy - My melancholy baby - That's an Irish lullaby - Give my regards to Broadway - Baby face - California here I come - That's my weakness now - The man on the flying trapeze - Side by side - Meet me in St. Louis, Louis - Singin' in the rain - Ida, sweet as apple cider - You were meant for me - Peg o' my heart - Moonlight bay - Poor butterfly - Heart of my heart - Anniversary song. Our Book No: 15849. $16 AUD.

2. Albert, J. & Son (1968). Albert's Hill Billy Songster, No. 2. Sydney: Albert J. & Son. 26 pp. Paperback very small, stapled pamphlet (staples lightly rusted), very good condition, minor edgewear. Estimated date, late 1960s (song copyright, 1959, printer's mark 1964, decimal transition sticker). The words and music of hillbilly hits. Most of the songs have been written during the 30s and 40s. Some of the songs are: Yellow Rose of Texas; Wagon Wheels; Old Shep; South of The Border. Our Book No: 24016. $10 AUD.

3. Albert, J. & Son (1968). Albert's Hill Billy Songster, No. 3. Sydney: Albert J. & Son. 34 pp. Paperback very small, stapled pamphlet (staples rusted), very good condition, top corner rear cover creased, minor edgewear. Estimated date, late 1960s: decimal transition sticker (original publication, 1947 - Age newspaper advert). The words and music of hillbilly hits. Some of the songs are: When The Cactus is Blooming At Home; Yippee Yadee Yi Yay; When The Tumble Weeds Come Tumbling Down Again; Gim-Me Crack Corn; I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen. Our Book No: 24017. $10 AUD.

4. Albert, J. & Son (1968). Albert's Hill Billy Songster, No. 4. Sydney: Albert J. & Son. 34 pp. Paperback very small, stapled pamphlet (staples rusted), very good condition, bottom corner front cover creased, minor edgewear. (Estimated date, late 1960s, decimal transition sticker.) The words of hillbilly. Some of the songs are: Frankie And Johnny; Shine On Harvest Moon; Carolina in the Morning; When The Red, Red Robin Comes Bob-Bob-Bobbin' Along; Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah. Our Book No: 24018. $10 AUD.

5. Albert, J. & Son (1968). Albert's Hill Billy Songster, No. 5. Sydney: Albert J. & Son. 26 pp. Paperback very small, stapled pamphlet (staples rusted), very good condition, page corner tips little creased, pages toned as usual, minor edgewear. Estimated date, late 1960s (decimal transition sticker). The words of about 70 hillbilly hits. For example: Pine Tree, Pine Over Me; A Dear John Letter; The Little green Valley; Makin' Whoopee; My Blue Ridge Mountain Home; Roo Roo Kangaroo. Our Book No: 24019. $10 AUD.

6. Allevi, Giovanni (2008). In Viaggio con la Strega. Milano: Rizzoli. 196 pp. Paperback small octavo (with flaps), very good plus condition, many colour photos (some full-page). An illustrated book about by the popular modern Italian composer and pianist about his tours and way of life. Title in English: "Travelling with the Witch". Blurb translation rear cover: "If this is a collective madness destined to run out, I'm glad to have been there in just enough to say 'I was there' ". ISBN: 9788817027342. Our Book No: 16255. $20 AUD.

7. Allum, Charles E. (1895). The Complete Scale and Arpeggio Manual [No. 313, Plate: 15649]. London: Bosworth & Co. 32 pp. Paperback small folio, stapled, card cover (small edge tears), very good condition, pages little toned, corners little worn. (Copyright, 1890s, NLA Trove. Publisher & plate number not printed in booklet. This copy, decimal transition price sticker, about 1966.) Foreign fingering (underlined). Practice piano sheet music. Cover subtitle: This manual comprises all scales and arpeggios as required at the local and metropolitan examinations. Our Book No: 13830. $30 AUD.

8. Anderson, Gae (2009). Tivoli King: Life of Harry Rickards Vaudeville Showman. Sydney, Kensington: Allambie Press. 378 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, colour photos centre spread, cover scratched, corner plastic coating front cover little lifting, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name title page). Harry Rickards debuted as a comic singer in London's music halls in the late 19th century, and then settled in Sydney in 1892, where he established the Tivoli chain of vaudeville theatres. He became the "Napoleon of Vaudeville" and one of Australia's most colourful and dynamic showmen, as well as a powerful theatrical entrepreneur. (1 of 2 available copies.). ISBN: 9780646509808. Our Book No: 14991. $18 AUD.

9. Archer, Robyn (2010). Detritus: Addressing Culture and the Arts. Perth: University of Western Australia Press. 288 pp. Paperback, very good plus condition. Robyn Archer has been a remarkable player in Australia's arts and cultural communities for decades - as a feminist, festival director, singer and writer. In this passionate collection of speeches - some even in song - she investigates the artistic process, and how the public regards, uses and values that work. ISBN: 9781742580678. Our Book No: 14114. $28 AUD.

10. Arresto, C. G. H.; van Goor, S. & Jacobus, J. W. (translator) (1805). De Oost-Indien-Vaarer: Tooneelspel in Vier Bedrijven naar Het Hoogduitsch van C. G. H. Arresto (2nd ed). Amsterdam: H. Moolenijzer. 168 pp. Hardback small, good condition, no jacket, very good condition, marbled board covers (dark brown leatherette spine), vignette title page, pages little wavy (poor quality paper, minor creasing), untrimmed (edges roughly cut & toned), edgewear, minor annotation. Second edition. A play translated from German into Dutch. Title (in English): "The East-Indiaman: A stage play in three acts". Our Book No: 16590. $80 AUD.

11. Arthurs, Peter (1981). With Brendan Behan: A Personal Memoir. New York: St Martin's Press. 297 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos centre spread, dual binding (has superior binding along spine), edges lightly foxed. An intimate and startling portrait, during the last years of his life, of the brawling Irish playwright and ex-IRA gun runner, by his bodyguard and psychological sparring partner. ISBN: 0312884710. Our Book No: 12908. $18 AUD.

12. Arts Association, Creative and Practical (1993). Perspectives of Aboriginal Culture and the Creative Arts. Sydney, Milperra: Creative and Practical Arts Association, Inc. 44 pp. Paperback oblong, stapled pamphlet, thin card covers, very good condition, holes punched for filing, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Traditional lore and culture are explained through dance, drama, music and visual arts. This booklet can be adapted for use in primary and secondary schools. Our Book No: 23131. $15 AUD.

13. Ashton, Cedric H. (1999). Memoirs: Mostly Musical. [Sydney, Newport Beach]: Cedric Ashton. 248 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos (some full-page), autograph (author's written dedication), front cover little creased, minor edgewear. Entertaining memoirs of an Australian musician and conductor (MBE), who regales about his 80 years of music experience. "There is not one avenue that I haven't been involved in" - cellist, horn player, conductor, chamber music, opera, ballet, band, orchestra, jazz, choir, teaching, examining. Includes Conservatorium of Music, navy bandsman (WW2, HMAS Australia, etc.), Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Rockdale Opera, King's School in Parramatta. ISBN: 0646404881. Our Book No: 16330. $40 AUD.

14. Askew, Graeme (1990). Music Lifesavers: Level 4. Sydney: Ashton Scholastic. 128 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, black & white drawings & cartoons. Written for busy classroom teachers who have not specialized in the area of music. An easy way to develop children's understanding of musical concepts. Complete with sheet music, illustrated flashcards and fully reproducible blackline masters. ISBN: 0868965340. Our Book No: 16772. $25 AUD.

15. Barclay, John; Barclay, Zach (illustrator) (1999). The Rambling Poet. Sydney, Allambie Heights: John Barclay. 90 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear, bottom edge lightly marked, covers lightly foxed, covers little rubbed & scratched, cover corner tips marked (colour pen), autograph (author's written name). This book was written by an Australian teacher with a wide range range of teaching experience. He now presents his poetry readings and performances to both adults and children, visiting service clubs as guest speaker, and schools where students enjoy his unique performing style. ISBN: 0646380753. Our Book No: 27786. $15 AUD.

16. Baring, Maurice (1932). Lost Lectures, or the Fruits of Experience [Collection of British and American Authors]. Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz. 288 pp. Paperback very small, very good condition, owner's written name. Essays by the English dramatist, novelist and man of letters. Three of the four essays are imaginary lectures, ie, papers read to the Newman Society at Oxford, and the other (that on Gilbert and Sullivan) was a real lecture delivered in London. (Written name of Australian actor Barry Humphries.). Our Book No: 12634. $15 AUD.

17. Bates, Vanessa (et. al.) (2009). Short Circuit: 14 Short Plays for the Stage [Griffin Theatre Company - Celebrating 30 Years]. Sydney: Currency Press. 122 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition. ISBN: 9780868198668. Our Book No: 14483. $15 AUD.

18. Bay, Mel (1958). Fun With the Guitar. Kirkwood, MO: Mel Bay Publications. 40 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, stapled, few small black & white text-photos, minor edgewear. Sheet music for 23 song with melody, lyrics and chords. Plus illustrated instructions how to hold and use the guitar. Sticker: "Supplied by Clifford Essex Music Co. Ltd, London". Our Book No: 16774. $10 AUD.

19. Beck, Deborah (2011). Set in Stone: The Cell Block Theatre. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press (UNSW Press). 234 pp. Paperback small quarto, thick stiffened covers, very good condition, sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos, colour illustrations, illustrated endpapers, slight bump base spine, minor edgewear corners. This is the story of how a derelict wing of Darlinghurst Gaol became the Cell Block Theatre, the hub of Australia's avant-garde music, theatre and dance scene in the 1960s and '70s. This Gaol was once home to Sydney's most notorious female criminals. Early performances were from artists such as John Bell, Yvonne Kenny, Peter Sculthorpe, David Malouf, Jim Sharman and Nick Cave. This very special book is the first book to look at this iconic cultural site and the ground-breaking works that came from its rough sandstone walls. The archival photos throughout the book and colour adverts on the endpapers help to tell this fascinating story. ISBN: 9781742232614. Our Book No: 29229. $30 AUD.

20. Bell, John (2002). The Time of My Life (1st ed). Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 288 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white & colour photos, minor edgewear jacket (tiny dent & puncture), faint foxing top edge. In this memoir, the author writes about his humble upbringing, and a rich varied life. He shares the highs and lows of his four decades in theatre and media. There are 32 pages of photos to bind this fascinating autobiography together. This is a wonderful gift for anyone interested in Australian theatre. ISBN: 1865086401. Our Book No: 28228. $20 AUD.

21. Beresford Fowler, J.; Hayles, Vernon (drawings) (1962). Stars in My Backyard: A Survey of the Australian Stage. Ilfracombe, Devon: Arthur H. Stockwell Ltd. 224 pp. Hardback dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white drawings, minor rubbing bottom edge, edges & few pages lightly foxed, black texta name front pastedown, lightly foxed jacket (minor annotation rear flap), pages lightly toned, autograph (author's written & dated dedication). (Estimated date, 1962, Trove catalogue.) A history of the Australian stage. Our Book No: 25499. $25 AUD.

22. Berry, Cicely (1993). Voice and the Actor (Reprint ed). London: Virgin Books. 141 pp. Paperback trade, good plus condition, black & white photos & drawings, corners rear cover creased, light creasing covers, edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear. The first classic work by the author, who is the voice director of the Royal Shakespeare Company and world famous voice teacher. Inspiring and practical, her words will be a revelation for beginner and professional alike. ISBN: 024552021X. Our Book No: 23836. $12 AUD.

23. Berry, Cicely; Nunn, Trevor (foreword) (1997). The Actor & the Text (Revised, reprint ed). London: Virgin Books. 303 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, spine little creased, tiny crush mark top edge front cover, edges & pages lightly toned, tiny bump base spine, minor edgewear. This book builds on the specific exercises covered in her first book. The author is the voice director of the Royal Shakespeare Company and world famous voice teacher. Inspiring and practical, her words will be a revelation for beginner and professional alike. ISBN: 0863697054. Our Book No: 26748. $14 AUD.

24. Bevan, Ian (1993). The Story of the Theatre Royal. Sydney, Paddington: Currency Press. 266 pp. Hardback large octavo, dark green leatherette boards, very good condition, sepia photos (brown-tinted) on tinted vanilla paper, gilt title cover & spine, frontispiece, endpapers photo, edges lightly foxed. The first Theatre Royal opened in Sydney in 1932, the brainchild of stagestruck immigrant, Barnett Levey. The author traces the story through a tangle of disasters and triumphs, and four separate historic buildings, to the new and thriving theatre of today. Unnumbered edition of 1250 copies. ISBN: 0868193755. Our Book No: 28904. $25 AUD.

25. Birkin, Andrew (2003). J. M. Barrie and the Lost Boys (The Real Story Behind Peter Pan) (Updated ed). New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. 324 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, owner's sticker. Heavy. J. M. Barrie, novelist, playwright, and author of Peter Pan, led a life as magical as his famous creation. Childless in his marriage, Barrie grew obsessively close to the five young boys of the Davies family, becoming their guardian when they were orphaned. Draws extensively on a vast range of notebooks, memoirs, and recorded interviews with the Davies family. Originally published in 1979, this illustrated reissue has a new preface to mark the release of "Neverland", the film of Barrie's life, and the upcoming centenary of Peter Pan. ISBN: 0300098227. Our Book No: 13240. $20 AUD.

26. Bisley, Steve (2013). Stillways: A Memoir (1st ed). Melbourne: HarperCollins. 295 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, small mark fore-edge, minor edgewear. A memoir by Australian actor, Steve Bisley. This is a moving story of growing up in a simpler time, on a farm called Stillways. He writes a tender, funny, honest story which is woven through with darker parts - a father's private pain, a mother who would do anything to protect her children, and a young boy irrevocably marked by his father's rage. ISBN: 9780732297848. Our Book No: 28301. $16 AUD.

27. Blainey, Ann (2008). I Am Melba (1st ed). Melbourne: Black Inc. 386 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, rear cover & last few pages corner tips little creased, minor edgewear. This is the story of an Australian girl who defied convention and became the most famous singer of her era. This biography has been enhanced by new research by the author and tells the story of Melba's remarkable career. ISBN: 9781863951838. Our Book No: 27102. $15 AUD.

28. Blatner, Adam; Blatner, Allee (with) (1988). Foundations of Psychodrama: History, Theory & Practice (3rd ed). New York: Springer Press. 208 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, lightly bumped top spine, top corner front cover creased, few light creases covers, bottom corner page tips little worn, minor edgewear. This third edition, developed from a monograph produced in 1985, offers a unique presentation of historical issues and introduces new philosophical ideas and psychological theories. The authors present a framework for integrating psychodrama with other methods of therapeutic practice. This book is the companion to "Acting-In". ISBN: 0826160409. Our Book No: 28312. $20 AUD.

29. Blix, Stina Bergman (2010). Rehearsing Emotions: The Process of Creating a Role for the Stage [Stockholm Studies in Sociology: New Series]. Stockholm: Stockholm University. 237 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. Based on a PhD thesis in sociology. Starts with the dramaturgical metaphor of the world as a stage. The research question is how stage actors actually work with their roles, in particular how they work with emotions, and how it affects their private emotions. Based on participant observation and interviews with actors during rehearsals for two productions at a large theatre in Sweden. Loosely inserted: abstract page for thesis. ISBN: 9789186071417. Our Book No: 15713. $30 AUD.

30. Blundell, Graeme (1997). Australian Theatre: Backstage with Graeme Blundell (1st ed). Melbourne: Oxford University Press. 250 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear & rubbing. The Australian actor selects 300 anecdotes about Australian theatre, from its origins in the 1790s, to the more celebrated age of John Bell, Bryan Brown, Wendy Harmer, and Barry Humphries. The anecdotes are all drawn from public sources, including newspapers and published biographies., and include all the great figures of the Australian theatre. ISBN: 019553767X. Our Book No: 9085. $15 AUD.

31. Boal, Augusto; McBride, Charles A. (translator) & McBride, Maria-Odilia Leal (translator) (2011). Theatre of the Oppressed (Reprint ed). New York: Theatre Communications Group. 197 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, edges lightly toned as common, minor edgewear. Combines dramatic analysis and practice, making it indispensable to those interested in drama theory as well as performance techniques. He creates a useful theatre that is entertaining, but also acts as a kind of social therapy. ISBN: 9780930452490. Our Book No: 26306. $10 AUD.

32. Bottomley, Gordon (1922). King Lear's Wife. The Crier by Night. The Riding to Lith. End Midsummer Eve. Laodice and Danae. Plays by Gordon Bottomley. London: Constable & Company. 211 pp. Hardback small, no jacket, good plus condition, green leatherette cover (gilt pattern), browned spine (raised bands, gilt lettering), top edge gilt, pages lightly toned as usual, internally excellent. Spine title: King Lears Wife & Other Tales. Our Book No: 3415. $20 AUD.

33. Bovell, Andrew (2001). Lantana: Original Screenplay Based on His Play Speaking in Tongues [Currency Screenplays]. Sydney: Currency Press. 97 pp. Paperback tall trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos (including frontispiece), covers little rubbed, minor edgewear. This play is about modern Australian society, and the emphasis put on the overwhelming need for trust in modern life, and the consequences of living without it. Based on the authors award-winning play "Speaking in Tongues". ISBN: 0868196592. Our Book No: 28555. $15 AUD.

34. Bowman, David; Terry, Paul; Lockett, Dr Mark (chapter) (1993). Aural Matters: A Student's Guide to Aural Perception at Advanced Level ED1243 (Book and 2 CDs) (1st ed). London: Schott & Co. 176 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, music scores, two CDs inside rear cover, minimal edgewear. Provides all the resources needed for aural training at advanced level in a single volume with two accompanying compact discs (CDs). Part 1 has examples of dictation and discrimination exercises, carefully graded in difficulty. Part 2 provides a complete recorded anthology of the compositional techniques with which students are expected to be familiar at advanced level. An invaluable resource not only for the advanced level aural syllabus, but also for any study of style and analysis in the wide variety of music that is encountered today. ISBN: 0946535221. Our Book No: 27843. $20 AUD.

35. Bradfield, Raymond A. (1980). Lola Montez and Castlemaine: Some Early Theatrical History. Castlemaine, VIC: Castlemaine Mail (Printer). Unnum pp. Paperback wide trade, card covers, stapled, very good condition, black & white photos, covers lightly rubbed, minor edgewear, sticker inside rear cover. (Estimated date, 1980, Trove catalogue.) This book is the story of British actress Lola Montez, and her early life which includes a brief time spent in Australia. The author became involved with the broader theatre history of that time while researching the colourful theatrical life of the decade of Victoria's great gold rushes. ISBN: 0959450904. Our Book No: 26435. $14 AUD.

36. Brocklehurst, Peter (2004). Finding My Voice: The Peter Brocklehurst Story (1st ed). Sydney, Crows Nest: Allen & Unwin. 231 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, pages lightly toned as usual, minor edgewear. The well-known Australian vocalist writes about his life. ISBN: 1741143446. Our Book No: 24673. $12 AUD.

37. Brown, Monica (1997). Embodying the God We Proclaim: Ministering as Jesus Did. Sydney: Emmaus Productions. 191 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, top corner tip front cover lightly creased. The author is one of Australia's most highly respected composers of Christian music for children, and founder of the Emmaus Productions and the Shekinah Creative Centre that promotes the integration of creativity and spirituality. In this book she poses many questions and raises pertinent issues concerning what she does in her ministry. This book will be a good resource for anyone involved in pastoral ministry, liturgy, spirituality, catechesis, faith education and outreach. ISBN: 0646287443. Our Book No: 23636. $10 AUD.

38. Buchanan, Jo (2004). Wings of Madness: A Mother's Journey. Sydney: New Holland. 176 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, covers little creased (mainly front cover corner), minor edgewear. Logie winner Miles Buchanan at age 23 was at the peak of his career in TV and theatre, but he actually was in the grip of severe depression and addiction. His mother describes her quest to find answers and ultimate triumph. The true story of a brave family. ISBN: 1741101786. Our Book No: 16617. $14 AUD.

39. Bucko, and Champs; Niland, Kilmeny (illustrator) (2007). Fair Dinkum Aussie Christmas (1st ed). Sydney: Scholastic. Unnum 24 pp. Hardback small quarto, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, colour drawings, CD in pocket inside rear cover. An Australian children's picture story. Singer/songwriters Colin Buchanan and Greg Champion have written songs for an Aussie Christmas. CD for the songs inside the rear cover. ISBN: 9781741690415. Our Book No: 27330. $10 AUD.

40. Bunday, Helen (2007). From Farmer to Fiddler: The Story of Donald Hazelwood, Concertmaster Emeritus (1st ed) [Eminent Musicians of Australia]. Sydney, Terrey Hills: Bowerbird Press. 233 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minimal edgewear corners, old price marks. The story of a remarkable musician's life. Hazelwood overcame many obstacles to reach the peak of his profession. He was concertmaster of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra (SSO) for 33 years, and he became one of Australia's best-known and respected musicians. His story ranges from a vivid picture of rural life in Australia in the early decades of the last century, to his encounters with famous conductors such as Goossens and de Waart. Also covers the creation of the Sydney Opera House. ISBN: 9780957779044. Our Book No: 23361. $40 AUD.

41. Burdick, Jacqnes (1974). Theater (1st ed) [World of Culture]. New York: Newsweek Books. 192 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in good plus dustjacket), black & white & colour text-photos & full-page drawings, few marks top edge, slight foxing reverse side jacket (minor edgewear). Heavy. A comprehensive chronicle of theatrical technique. Stage and set design, costuming, and lighting, acting and playwriting are covered. Contains some 170 illustrations, a third in full colour. Gold coins, vibrant mosaics, delicate frescoes, medieval manuscript illuminations, woodcuts, romantic paintings, many modern photos. A wonderful reference book to own. ISBN: 0882251031. Our Book No: 20742. $25 AUD.

42. Burdon, Eric; Marshall Craig, J. (with) (2003). Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood. Melbourne, Rowville: Five Mile Press. 335 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), illustrated endpapers, black & white photos (including frontispiece), edges & pages lightly toned, bonus CD MISSING, minor edgewear jacket (tiny tear top of spine, base spine lightly bumped & creased). The English-born singer came to fame with the legendary rock band "Animals" in the Swinging Sixties. In this autobiography he writes about his journey since the making of the song that would make this rock group famous. ISBN: 1741240514. Our Book No: 27001. $20 AUD.

43. Campbell, Bob (2013). Giants Leap: An Activist Folksinger's Memoir. City Not Stated: Bob Campbell. 264 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, light crease cover joins to spine, minor edgewear corners. This personal autobiography tells the story of Fiddler Bob. He is a veteran of the Australian folk music scene, a singer, musician, writer, poet, teacher and story teller. The story is also a record of the social history, music and folklore of a dedicated group of Australians who helped make society aware of social, cultural and environmental problems. ISBN: 9781483680033. Our Book No: 29141. $20 AUD.

44. Campbell, Michael; Blanchett, Cate (foreword) (2010). Keith Bain on Movement (1st ed). Sydney, Surry Hills: Currency House. 304 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good dustjacket), colour & sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos, minimal edgewear jacket, ribbon bookmark. Heavy. This book is about the first dancer, actor and choreographer in Australia to create a comprehensive discipline in the study of movement for performance. He influenced Australia's actors and dancers for stage and screen for over 50 years. The book is full of examples of the gentle wisdom he used in his teaching. This very special book has been compiled with the help of former students who want to preserve for future artists the transformative teaching on which they founded their success. This exclusive edition, illustrated by many of his most famous students, is prefaced by his autobiography: the man from Wauchope who became a teacher to the world. ISBN: 9780980798227. Our Book No: 27892. $25 AUD.

45. Carey, Dean (1995). Master Class: The Actor's Audition Manual: Volume 2: Men (1st ed) [Currency Audition Series]. Sydney, Paddington: Currency Press. 229 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, small mark top edge, minor edgewear. This book is a unique handbook for actors, student actors and teachers. ISBN: 0868194255. Our Book No: 25358. $13 AUD.

46. Charters, Samuel (1982). The Roots of the Blues: An African Search. London: Quartet Books. 151 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white photos, frontispiece, minor edgewear corners & spine. This book begun as a search to discover the origins of blue's music, which has had such an influence on our culture and society. It became much more than that: it is a musical exploration and a travelogue of Samuel Charter's journey through West Africa. ISBN: 070433416X. Our Book No: 23860. $10 AUD.

47. Christie, Agatha (2002). Three-Act Tragedy (Reprint ed) [Signature series]. London: HarperCollins. 319 pp. Paperback, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. Thirteen guests arrived for dinner. In retrospect, maybe Sir Charles Cartwright, the great actor, should have taken his secretary up on her offer to be the fourteenth. Hercule Poirot has to solve this one without having a motive for the crime. Can he do it? ISBN: 0007120907. Our Book No: 23888. $10 AUD.

48. Clark, John; Croker, Leanne (editor) (2003). NIDA (1st ed). Sydney, Bondi Junction: Focus Publishing. 144 pp. Paperback wide quarto, very good condition, black & white drawings & text-photos, colour photos, top corner rear cover creased, minor edgewear. This book is a celebration of all the students, graduates and teachers who have helped to make this Sydney-based acting school the special place it is. The book has many photos and drawings of actors that are well-known in Australia and overseas. (By Clark, director of NIDA, edited by Croker.). ISBN: 1875359958. Our Book No: 25259. $25 AUD.

49. Clausen, Mathew; Kosky, Samantha (consultant) (2010). Centre Stage (2nd, reprint ed). Melbourne: Heinemann Harcourt Education. 278 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, single-colour drawings, black & white text-photos, edge rear page creased, minor edgewear. Australian school textbook about drama. This new edition is designed to provide a two-year course in Drama for middle secondary students. It has been substantially rewritten and updated to comprehensively cover the essential Drama learnings in all state syllabuses. Successful features of the first edition have been retained and replicated in all new material. This book is written to help students to develop the ways they can make, perform and appreciate drama. ISBN: 9781740813372. Our Book No: 27697. $30 AUD.

50. Cohen, Dalia; Katz, Ruth (2006). Palestinian Music: A Maqam Tradition in Practice (1st p/b ed). Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 518 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, figures, tables, music scores, minimal edgewear, includes compact disk. This book is a comprehensive analysis of Arab folk music in Israel, as actually practiced, examining both musical and nonmusical factors, their connection with the traits of individual performers, and their interaction with sociocultural phenomena. ISBN: 0226112993. Our Book No: 25374. $30 AUD.

51. Colker, Deborah (2009). Cirque du Soleil Souvenir Program: Ovo. [Montreal]: Cirque Du Soleil. Unnum pp. Paperback oblong quarto, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, minimal edgewear. (Estimated date, 2009.) OVO is a circus performance being a non-stop riot of energy and movement. It is about a day in the life of insects who work, eat, crawl, flutter, play, fight and look for love. OVO is a mysterious egg that appears in the insects midst. It is also the story of a gawky, quirky insect who arrives in this bustling community and a beautiful ladybug who catches his eye. The crickets, dragonflies and other creatures are larger-than-life and bring the amazing drama of OVO to life. OVO was created and directed by Deborah Colker, and premiered in Montreal, Canada, in 2009. Our Book No: 28677. $20 AUD.

52. Committee, Doubly Gifted (1993-2009). Doubly Gifted: Annual Jazz Art Happening (8 issues). Sydney: Waverley Library. Each: 12 pp. Each issue: Stapled pamphlet, quarto format, very good condition, card cover, staples lightly rusted, minor edgewear. An incomplete set of 8 issues of the exhibition catalogue for the Annual Jazz Art Happening, being an exhibition of paintings, ceramics and sculpture by jazz musicians, including Graeme Bell, held at Waverley Library (in Sydney's eastern suburbs) in September each year. Consists of: 2nd (1993), 3rd (1994), 5th (1996), 6th (1997), 7th (1998), 8th (1998), 13th (2004) and 18th (2009) issues. Our Book No: 15538. $30 AUD.

53. Concone, J. (Giuseppe); Marchesi, Madame M. (Mathilde) (1926). 15 Vocalises: Op. 12: Lessons and Vocalises: Alto or Contralto [Augener's Edition No. 6792B: Plate 9962]. London: Augener Ltd. 44 pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, spine little torn repaired, cover lightly foxed, pages little toned, rubber price stamp. (Copyright date, 1926, WorldCat.). Our Book No: 13932. $15 AUD.

54. Connolly, Robert; Perlman, Elliot (2005). Three Dollars: Screenplay Based on the Novel by Elliot Perlman (1st ed) [Currency Screenplays]. Sydney: Currency Press. 108 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear, tiny mark fore-edge last few pages & rear cover. Adapted from the celebrated novel by Elliot Perlman, the screenplay is published here with an essay by the author of the novel. There are a selection of stills from the film. ISBN: 0868197696. Our Book No: 22708. $15 AUD.

55. Cooke, Anne; Birkl, Joanne (with) (1996). Going to the Show? Images and Memories of Sydney's Royal Easter Show. Sydney: Historic Houses Trust of NSW / Royal Agricultural Society (NSW). 80 pp. Paperback wide octavo (with flaps), very good condition, colour & black & white text-photos. The Royal Easter Show has attracted millions of visitors since its inception in 1823, and held at Sydney Showgrounds Moore Park (until the recent move to Homebush). Covers posters & advertising, historical development, entertainment in the arena, the sideshows, the country comes to town, the woodchop, the district exhibits, arts & crafts exhibitions, industrial & commercial exhibitions, and the past & the future. ISBN: 0949753602. Our Book No: 3688. $20 AUD.

56. Cooke, Greville (1928). The Theory of Music [Benn's Sixpenny Library]. London: Ernest Benn. 80 pp. Paperback very small, very good condition, pages lightly toned as usual, shop sticker front cover. Introductory text on music, including chapters on acoustics, scales, tonality, musical notation, rhythm, form. Our Book No: 6826. $10 AUD.

57. Coulthard, Dale (editor) (1988). Australia's Heritage in Song. Moorooka, QLD: Music Store Books. 142 pp. Hardback quarto, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, music scores. A strong collection of significant Australian songs, from the First Fleet to the present. Each song was chosen for its relevance to Australia's unique history and culture. Each includes a brief history, and sheet music for piano, organ, guitar and recorder. Includes Waltzing Matilda, Old Man Emu, Click Go the Shears, Home Among the Gumtrees, Our Don Bradman, The Carnival is Over (the Seekers), Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport, Shaddup Your Face, C'mon Aussie C'Mon. ISBN: 0731647505. Our Book No: 13073. $40 AUD.

58. Cracknell, Ruth (2000). Journey from Venice: A Memoir (1st ed). Melbourne: Viking / Penguin Books. 270 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good dustjacket), minimal edgewear jacket (tiny scuff top spine). The well-known Australian actress writes about the holiday to Venice with her husband Eric. Eric became ill and later died in Venice. This is a confronting and yet deeply comforting book that acknowledges the miracle of unconditional love. ISBN: 0670886149. Our Book No: 28481. $15 AUD.

59. Crystal, Billy (2013). Still Foolin' 'Em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell are My Keys? (1st ed). New York: Henry Holt & Company. 272 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, top spine jacket little creased, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve (Brodart). Autobiography of popular American comedian and film star. He looks back at the most powerful and memorable moments of his life and gives a road map to the challenges that come with ageing. ISBN: 9780805098204. Our Book No: 27793. $15 AUD.

60. Cusack, Dymphna (1943). Morning Sacrifice: A Play in Three Acts (1st stated ed). Sydney: Mulga Publications. 91 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), grey-blue pictorial card cover, jacket attached to boards (front flap MISSING, yapp edges - edges overlaps boards), covers faded along spine, spine & edges little torn, pages faintly toned, rubber bookshop stamp. This play by the noted Australian novelist was first presented by the Western Australian Drama Festivals (Inc.) at the Repertory Theatre, Perth, on October 8th, 1942. Our Book No: 27870. $10 AUD.

61. Dann, George Landen (1943). Caroline Chisholm: A Play. Sydney: Mulga Publications. 122 pp. Paperback trade, dustjacket (fixed to cover), good plus condition (in good plus jacket), front pastedown lightly foxed, pages faintly toned, edgewear, rubber stamps. The playwright is an Australian military draughtsman who has previously won competitions for his plays. This one tells the story of the pioneer English humanitarian who tirelessly promoted the welfare of unaccompanied women migrants to Australia. Our Book No: 16796. $20 AUD.

62. Dawe, Margery (1949). The New Road to Theory of Music: Book II [Plate: 15652]. London: J. B. Cramer. 44 pp. Paperback oblong octavo, stapled pamphlet, card cover, very good condition, large sticker front cover (scuff mark). (Estimated date, 1947 or 1949, WorldCat - but possible later reprint.) Contains 125 musical exercises (sheet music), that together with Book I, cover all the rudiments of musical notation, including compound time, all the keys and scales, intervals, triads, the three clefs, simple ornaments, and musical terms and signs. Australian distributor: Allans Music, Melbourne. Our Book No: 13931. $10 AUD.

63. Dayton, Tian (1990). Drama Games: Techniques for Self-Development. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications. 205 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear & creasing covers. This self-help book has been designed to assist participants to get in touch with and express buried feelings in a safe and structured (dramatic) way, and to offer training in the ability to be creative and spontaneous. ISBN: 155874021X. Our Book No: 25530. $10 AUD.

64. Dayton, Tim; Moreno, Zerka (foreword) (1994). The Drama Within: Psychodrama and Experiential Therapy. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications. 269 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition. A comprehensive manual that presents the basic concepts and theoretical underpinnings of psychodrama, the experiential therapy rapidly gaining popularity with clinicians and treatment centres worldwide. ISBN: 1558742964. Our Book No: 15217. $15 AUD.

65. De Rossi, Portia (2010). Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain (1st ed). Melbourne: Hardie Grant. 308 pp. Paperback octavo, card covers (with flaps), very good condition, few black & white photos, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. The author describes her battle with anorexia. This well written book will inspire hope. Written by Australian-born actress best known for her role in the US Television series "Ally McBeal". ISBN: 9781740669399. Our Book No: 26718. $14 AUD.

66. DelGrosso, Rich; Leonard, Hal (1986). Hal Leonard Mandolin Method for Beginning Players: Music and Tablature [With CD]. Milwaukee: Hal Leonard Corporation. 61 pp. Paperback small folio, very good condition, card cover, stapled, CD in rear pocket. The noted American mandolinist and teacher Rich Del Grosso provides an excellent mandolin method that features great playable tunes in several. The introductory sections describe the mandolin and basic terminology and techniques. ISBN: 0793568781. Our Book No: 3813. $10 AUD.

67. Donkin, Ellen (editor); Clement, Susan (editor) (1999). Upstaging Big Daddy: Directing Theatre as if Gender and Race Matter (Reprint ed). Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. 329 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear. These essays reveal how the directors of a performance tend to distort the roles of gender and race. ISBN: 0472065033. Our Book No: 7757. $15 AUD.

68. Downes, Stephen (2013). A Lasting Record. Sydney: HarperCollins. 314 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos centre spread, front cover little scuffed (sticker removal). The strange tale of America's best pianist and the Australian lipstick salesman who immortalised his genius. The unique true story of two separate but interconnected lives: New Yorker William Kapell, America's greatest home-grown concert pianist, and Roy Preston, Melbourne-based Myer cosmetics salesman and classical music aficionado. Kapell and Preston are united by one single acetate, containing a Chopin sonata recorded by Roy from Kapell's last concert in the regional Australian city of Geelong. With a mix of detective work and imagation, from this single acetate, this book spins a spellbinding tale of the greatest pianist who almost never was, and his eccentric and passionate fan. ISBN: 9780732294847. Our Book No: 16703. $15 AUD.

69. Doyle, John W. (1948). Adam: A Play: Translated from the Anglo-Norman. Sydney: Shakespeare Head Press. 77 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white plates, few tiny edge tears jacket (lightly marked), tiny bump top corner cover. This is the first English version of Adam, the greatest surviving medieval vernacular play. The present translation by John Doyle has been made from Professor Studer's edition of the unique manuscript in the Tours Municipal Library, London. Our Book No: 23980. $12 AUD.

70. Drew, Philip (2001). The Masterpiece: Jorn Utzon, a Secret Life (New ed). Melbourne, South Yarra: Hardie Grant. 574 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, colour & black & white photos, black & white drawings, cover corners little creased, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear, small sticker mark flyleaf. Heavy. The story of both a great architect and his greatest building. Jorn Utzon had the good fortune to win the international design competition for the Sydney Opera House in 1957, but he was unlucky - from the outset the enterprise was mired in parochial politicking. His withdrawal from the Opera House project in 1966 was in part prompted by strained relationships with NSW politicians and engineers over the design and building process, and in part due to the huge tax burden created by dual Australian-Danish residency. He left Australia and never returned to see his masterpiece. ISBN: 1876719346. Our Book No: 27358. $20 AUD.

71. du Maurier, Daphne (1946). The Years Between: A Play in Two Acts (Reprint ed). London: Victor Gollancz. 76 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), faint toning reverse side jacket (piece missing top spine, minor edgewear, lightly faded, chipped), edges lightly rubbed & toned, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. Cover subtitle: "A Play - Such a Success at the West End." This play was first produced at the Opera House, Manchester, by Irene Hentschel, on 20th November 1944. The play is about the unexpected return of a senior officer, thought killed in action, who finds his wife has taken his seat as a Member of Parliament and has started a romantic relationship with a local farmer. Our Book No: 25933. $15 AUD.

72. Durrant, Lawrence (1997). Hayes Gordon: The Man and His Dream (1st stated ed). Sydney: Hale & Iremonger. 254 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, reverse side jacket lightly foxed (minor edgewear). The author tells the story of a Boston shoeshine boy who settled in Australia and was awarded an OBE. A chemist who became a Broadway star, and turned his attention to acting and went on to found Sydney's Ensemble Theatre. ISBN: 0868066370. Our Book No: 25452. $20 AUD.

73. Dusty, Slim; McKean, Joy (2005). Slim Dusty: Another Day, Another Town (Revised, reprint ed). Sydney: Pan Macmillan. 381 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, crease fore-edge first few pages, spine little creased, minor edgewear. Revised edition. The life of Australia's best known country music performer, Slim Dusty. Includes a discography of his albums. This book is a warm and honest autobiography of their life together. ISBN: 1405035552. Our Book No: 25356. $18 AUD.

74. Elliott, John; Dusty, Slim (2002). On the Road With Slim (1st ed) [Slim Dusty]. Sydney: Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC). 178 pp. Paperback large quarto, thick card covers (with flaps), very good condition, colour & black & white photos (many full-page), light foxing inside covers & endpapers, minor edgewear. The life of Australia's best known country music performer, Slim Dusty. This superbly illustrated book has personal reminiscences from some of Slim's closest friends and colleagues, and includes rare photos from his early days. ISBN: 0733310508. Our Book No: 28743. $25 AUD.

75. Elston, Glenn; Hocking, Greg; Woods, Tim (1992). Hair: The Tribal Love Rock Musical. Melbourne: Elston Hocking and Woods / Production Hair 1990 Ltd. 32 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, card cover (stapled), black & white text-photos (some full-page), adverts, large crease top corner rear cover, minor edgewear. Playbill or souvenir brochure for this classic Pulitzer Prize winning musical, noted as starting a national tour by opening at the Footbridge Theatre, Sydney, January 1993. Staged by David Atkins, Graeme Blundell and Nigel Triffitt. Originally written by James Rado, Gerome Ragni and Galt MacDermot in New York in the 1960s. Our Book No: 16705. $15 AUD.

76. Enoch, Yvonne (1978). Play the Piano: A Tutor for Adults and Late Beginners. London: Faber Music. 52 pp. Paperback folio, stapled pamphlet, card cover, very good condition, corner tips covers & few pages lightly creased, first & last pages toned, minor edgewear. Consists of sheet music for 48 illustrative short pieces interspersed with instructions hoe the read and play the music. Enoch has pioneered new approaches to piano teaching. Our Book No: 16017. $16 AUD.

77. Essex (1965). Essex Album of Hits, no. 2. Sydney: Essex Music of Australia Pty Ltd. 24 pp. Paperback small quarto, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, minor edgewear, top corner front cover & few pages slightly bent, light creasing spine, minor annotation two pages, tiny tear top edge rear cover, tiny tear base spine. Estimated date, 1965 (Music Australia catalog). The words and sheet music to various songs made famous in the late 1960s, such as Lemon Tree, Substitute, My Kind of Girl (Recorded by the late Don Lane), Red Rubber Ball, Turn Turn Turn. Our Book No: 24030. $14 AUD.

78. Essex (1969). Essex Spotlight Songster No. 3: Containing 50 Hit Songs. Sydney: Essex Music of Australia Pty Ltd. 28 pp. Paperback very small, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, minor toning pages as usual, tiny tear fore-edge front cover, tiny piece missing edge rear cover, minor edgewear. Estimated date: 1969 (song copyrights). The words to various songs made famous in the late 1960s, such as Macarthur Park, Galveston, A Boy Named Sue, and Wichita Lineman. Our Book No: 21533. $10 AUD.

79. Esslin, Martin (1968). The Theatre of the Absurd (Revised & enlarged ed). Harmondsworth: Pelican Books / Penguin Books. 461 pp. Paperback, good condition, pages little toned, spine & rear cover little creased, minor edgewear. This classic study of the ""dramatists of the absurd" has been fully revised for this Pelican edition. In it he examines the origins, nature and future of a movement whose significance transcends the bounds of the stage and influences the whole intellectual climate of our time. ISBN: 0140209298. Our Book No: 25514. $10 AUD.

80. Evans, Peter (1993). Billie Holiday: The Songbook (Piano Vocal Guitar) (1st ed). London: Wise Publications. 80 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, spine ends & bottom edge little rubbed, few light creases covers, minor edgewear, sticker mark rear cover. Twenty classic songs associated with Billie Holiday's incredible career as an American jazz musician, compiled by Peter Evans. Arranged for piano, voice and guitar, complete with lyrics and chord symbols. ISBN: 0711936153. Our Book No: 28638. $28 AUD.

81. Eyles, Allen (1996). Gaumont British Cinemas (1st ed). London: Cinema Theatre Association. 224 pp. Paperback large wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, single-colour illustrations inside covers, corner tips covers & spine little creased, edges lightly toned, minor edgewear. About the Gaumont cinemas in Britain. The Gaumont name was gradually replaced by that of Odeon after the two circuits merged and it disappeared in 1987. The book is well-illustrated with photos of the cinemas as well as examples of advertising and publicity, and recalls the history of the circuit as well as the foundation and often turbulent life of its parent company, the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation. Included is a detailed listing of more than 400 cinemas that were part of the Gaumont circuit, and the titles of all the films given the Gaumont circuit release from 1932 onwards. The author is a film historian. ISBN: 0851705197. Our Book No: 29198. $40 AUD.

82. Fahey, Warren (editor); Seal, Graham (editor) (2005). Old Bush Songs: The Centenary Edition of Banjo Paterson's Classic Collection (1st ed). Sydney: ABC Books. 324 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, covers little creased, light foxing edges, minor edgewear. This book was first published in 1905 to preserve bush songs during a period of massive social change. In this centenary edition, two of Australia's premier folklorists have preserved the best of Paterson's collection. They have used their own work as collectors, and the work of other researchers to extend the collection in this book. ISBN: 0733315917. Our Book No: 29181. $18 AUD.

83. Farnham, John (1988). John Farnham Songbook [Plate: 26524]. Sydney, Woolloomooloo: Warner / Chappell Music. 100 pp. Paperback large quarto, card covers, very good condition, music scores, minor edgewear, faint sticker mark front cover. (Published in 1988, end of introduction.) This songbook contains the words and music scores from 22 tracks, mainly from the "Whispering Jack" and "Age of Reason" albums. Plus a short 2p. introduction and full-page photograph. ISBN: 1875124004. Our Book No: 24994. $20 AUD.

84. Farnsworth, Marjorie; Ziegfeld, Billie Burke (introduction) (1956). The Ziegfeld Follies: A History in Text and Pictures (1st ed). New York: Bonanza. 194 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, minor edgewear, sticker front pastedown. The Ziegfeld Follies were a very important part of American theatre. In this well-illustrated history of the Follies, the author tells the story of many of the girls. Our Book No: 25505. $20 AUD.

85. Ferrier, Susanne (1985). Lola: A Doubtful Documentary of Her Doings at the Diggings. Sydney: William Collins. Unnum pp. Hardback oblong quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings, minor foxing title page, minor edgewear. A rollicking children's picture story built around the notorious visit to Australia by dancer Lola Montez (1818 - 1861). She has an Irish-born dancer and actress who became famous as a "Spanish dancer", courtesan, and mistress of King Ludwig I of Bavaria. She toured Australian goldfields in 1855 and 1856 to much controversy. ISBN: 0001843281. Our Book No: 16364. $15 AUD.

86. Fewster, Angela (1982). Black Chrysanthemums. Melbourne, Montmorency: Yackandandah Playscripts. 69 pp. Paperback trade, stapled pamphlet (staples rusted), very good condition, bottom edge untrimmed & lightly foxed. A play set in a fictional deserted Victorian gold mining town in the year 1860. ISBN: 0868050024. Our Book No: 12886. $15 AUD.

87. Flecker, James Elroy (1948). Hassan: The Story of Hassan of Baghdad, and How He Came to Make the Golden Journey to Samarkand: A Play in Five Acts. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books / William Heinemann. 122 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, pages lightly toned, top corner front cover & few pages lightly creased, spine ends lightly rubbed, tiny bump base spine. The author dramatised this story, which is based upon old Turkish tales, when he was working in the Middle East in 1911. It has proved to be one of the most spectacular plays on the modern English stage, and has been broadcast with equal success. Our Book No: 23921. $10 AUD.

88. Floyd, Carol; Collingwood, Julia (2000). The Sydney Opera House (1st ed). Sydney: New Holland. 128 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good condition, black & white & colour text-photos, frontispiece painting, top corner front cover little worn, minor edgewear. This book tells the story of the history of the Opera House, the story of its construction, its design and architectural features, and its major triumphs in the performing arts. The book details some of the most exciting performances to be held at the Opera House. There are photos by Max Dupain and David Moore, paintings by Lloyd Rees, William Dobell and Ken Done, and many historical photos. This is a wonderful book for anyone with an interest in this unique and majestic building. ISBN: 1864366664. Our Book No: 27928. $14 AUD.

89. Forbes, Derek (2002). Illustrated Playbills: A Study Together With a Reprint of "A Descriptive Catalogue of Theatrical Wood Engravings" (1865). Covent Garden, London: Society for Theatre Research. 134 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, drawings (playbills), corner tips few pages creased, minor edgewear. Detailed study of some of the thousands of old playbills that have survived, thus contributing to our understanding of early theatrical practices. Has chapters on definitions and early examples, playbills featuring animal subjects, those featuring human subjects. Plus an introduction to the 1865 catalogue prepared by E. J. Bath, case-studies of selected plays and their illustrations. Part II is a facsimile of the Bath catalogue of theatrical wood engravings. ISBN: 0854300724. Our Book No: 15378. $20 AUD.

90. Fotheringham, Richard (1992). Community Theatre in Australia (Reissue ed) [Currency dramatists series]. Sydney: Currency Press. 200 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos, minimal edgewear. This book (reissued with an afterword, and note on multicultural theatre), brings together a large number of experiences, ideas and opinions about a major movement in theatre in Australia that began in the 1980s. Documents a wide range of professional theatre activity - now known as community theatre - being the successor to the alternative theatre movement of the 1970s. ISBN: 086819333X. Our Book No: 24695. $15 AUD.

91. Fredman, Myer; Mackerras, Sir Charles (foreword) (2002). From "Idomeneo" to "Die Zauberflote": A Conductor's Commentary on the Operas of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1st ed). Brighton, Sussex: Sussex Academic Press. 205 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear jacket (tiny dent rear cover). This is the first book by an experienced conductor to explore the orchestra's contribution to Mozart's greatest operatic works. The text has been inspired by the author's experience of conducting Mozart operas over many years, backed up by research. ISBN: 1903900107. Our Book No: 26168. $40 AUD.

92. French, Jacqueline; Whatley, Bruce (illustrator) (2006). Josephine Wants to Dance (Reprint ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback oblong quarto, no jacket as issued, very good condition, colour drawings (few full-page), two tiny dents front cover, spine ends & cover corners little bumped, few light scratches covers, non-author written dedication title page (faint smudge opposite page). Australian children's picture story about a very special kangaroo named Josephine. The ballet comes to the sleepy town of Shaggy Gully and Josephine learns that there is another way to dance. The large drawings bring this story to life and will appeal to all ages. ISBN: 0207200750. Our Book No: 27900. $10 AUD.

93. Galloway, Steven (2009). The Cellist of Sarajevo (Reprint ed). Melbourne: Text Publishing. 227 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor creases covers, pages lightly toned as common, minor edgewear. This novel by Canadian writer examines survival in a time of fear and suffering (the Bosnian war), and gives a glimpse of the human spirit that war cannot crush. ISBN: 9781921520150. Our Book No: 27761. $10 AUD.

94. Gechtman, Neal Z. (1997). The History of Sydney's Original Comedy Store: 15th Anniversary. Sydney: Dinadan Pty Ltd. 74 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minimal edgewear. Picture book that celebrates the 15th anniversary of this comic playhouse at which many Australian comedians first performed. Traces the life and times of the Comedy Store from its origins at Margaret Lane, off Jamison Street, in Sydney's business district, then its move to Cleveland Street, and then to the Cleveland Hotel in Petersham. ISBN: 0646344234. Our Book No: 5428. $30 AUD.

95. Gibbs, A. M. (1983). The Art and Mind of Shaw: Essays in Criticism (1st ed) [George Bernard Shaw]. London: Macmillan. 224 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear, small scuff mark front free flyleaf & pastedown, minor foxing reverse side jacket, owner's rubber stamp, written & dated dedication, autograph (author's written name). (From the library of Barry Humphries - his rubber stamp.) This study presents an exploration of Shaw's dramatic art, which takes into account his masterly use of the theatre in the various 'languages' of the theatre in the creation of meaning. Eighteen of his plays are studied in depth, and some consideration is given, where appropriate, to other dramatic and non-dramatic writings of Shaw. ISBN: 0333286790. Our Book No: 21924. $15 AUD.

96. Gibson, Bunny; Gauntlett, Frank (2006). Thanks a Meillon! That Australian Actor. Sydney, Neutral Bay: John Meillon Enterprises. 256 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, top corner front cover lightly creased. An affectionate look at one of Australia's best known actors. ISBN: 0646456571. Our Book No: 23101. $25 AUD.

97. Giles, Allen (1978). Beginning Piano: An Adult Approach. Bryn Mawr, PA: Theodore Presser. 113 pp. Paperback small folio, very good condition, rear cover lightly foxed, minor edgewear. Private or class instruction for college music majors, kindergarten or elementary school teachers, and recreational piano playing. Getting started - major scales - chords and harmony - reading the music - playing by ear. Our Book No: 15972. $15 AUD.

98. Gill, Richard (2012). Give Me Excess of It: A Memoir (1st ed). Sydney: Macmillan. 392 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white & colour photos centre spread, minor edgewear. A fascinating autobiography written by the Australian conductor and music teacher Richard Gill. He traces his life from school days to the highs (and lows) of conducting and directing an opera company. ISBN: 9781742611617. Our Book No: 27583. $30 AUD.

99. Glow, Hilary (2007). Power Plays: Australian Theatre and the Public Agenda (1st ed). Sydney, Strawberry Hills: Currency Press. 207 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minimal edgewear. This book investigates the why and the how of some of Australia's most successful mainstream playwrights. These writers explore the cultural, political and economic life of Australia, and they write to influence public debate. ISBN: 9780868198156. Our Book No: 24777. $21 AUD.

100. Golder, John (editor); Madelaine, Richard (editor) (2001). O Brave New World: Two Centuries of Shakespeare on the Australian Stage. Sydney, Strawberry Hills: Currency Press. 306 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white illustrations, top corner tip front cover creased, minor edgewear, few top corner tips pages little creased. An overview of the cultural history of Shakespeare production in Australia during the past 200 years. The book traces the history from early improvised performances to the Bell Shakespeare Company today. Illustrated with over 60 archival photos, many not previously published. ISBN: 0868196134. Our Book No: 28860. $28 AUD.

101. Goldsworthy, Anna (2013). Piano Lessons (2nd, reprint ed). Melbourne, Collingwood: Black Inc. 240 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. In this memoir, the author recalls her first steps towards a life in music, from childhood piano lessons with a local jazz muso (musician) to international success as a concert pianist. This is a story of the getting of wisdom, tender and bittersweet. ISBN: 9781863955355. Our Book No: 26627. $12 AUD.

102. Goodall, Nigel (2008). A Life in Time and Space: The Biography of David Tennant (Australian ed). London: John Blake Publications. 245 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, colour photos centre spread, faint foxing edges, minimal edgewear. (The scarce Australian edition, printed by Griffin Press.) This is the first biography of the charismatic Scottish actor. The author traces the events and circumstances that have shaped David's career so far, and have transformed him into a very influential artist. David has appeared in several high-profile dramas for BBC-TV. However, he is most famous for his energetic role as the time lord "Dr Who". ISBN: 9781844547340. Our Book No: 27053. $25 AUD.

103. Gordon, Adam Lindsay (2004). The Poetical Works of Adam Lindsay Gordon (Facsimile ed). USA: Kessinger Publishing. 304 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition. The collected poetry of the famous Australian bush poet. A printed copy of a facsimile reproduction of "The Poetical Works of Adam Lindsay Gordon", Ward Lock & Co., 1913, in "The World Library"series". Contains an introduction, plus two books ("Sea Spray and Smoke Drift", "Bush Ballads and Galloping Rhymes") and the lyric play "Ashtaroth". ISBN: 1417910291. Our Book No: 15957. $25 AUD.

104. Grantham, Joy (1955). Puppet Plays with a Purpose [Play Time Series]. Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Dominie Publications. 23 pp. Paperback thin trade, card cover, stapled, illustrated cover, good condition, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear (heavier toning at front from enclosure), spine ends & pages little creased, minor insect damage rear cover, light wear along spine, rubber stamp, owner's written name covers. (Estimated date, 1950s, Trove catalogue.) The content of these plays and the shortness of the individual parts make them suitable for Infants School work. The puppet plays are: Puppet Making, Thoughtfulness, Carelessness, Healthfulness, Youthfulness, Playfulness, Greediness, Cheerfulness, and Happiness. The author has spent many years teaching in Infants Schools. Our Book No: 26544. $15 AUD.

105. Grantham, Joy (1955). Special Plays for Special days [Play Time Series]. Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Dominie Publications. 23 pp. Paperback thin trade, card cover (little loose at base), stapled, illustrated cover, good condition, minor edgewear & edge tears, pages lightly toned, some scattered creasing, minor foxing rear cover, slightly loose at base of staple, scuff mark front cover (sticker removal), rubber stamp, owner's written name front cover. (Estimated date, 1950s, Trove catalogue.) The content of these plays and the shortness of the individual parts make them suitable for Infants School work. The plays celebrate Mother's Day, Empire Day, Health Week, Arbor Day, Wattle Day, and a Christmas Play. The author has spent many years teaching in Infants Schools. Our Book No: 26546. $15 AUD.

106. Grantham, Joy (1955). Let's "Play" Our Fairy Tales [Play Time Series]. Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Dominie Publications. 30 pp. Paperback thin trade, card cover, stapled, illustrated cover, good condition, minor edgewear, lightly toned, crease top spine rubbed, staples rusted, light wear along spine, minor foxing edges, light toning rear cover, rubber stamp, owner's written name front cover. (Estimated date, 1950s, Trove catalogue.) The content of these plays and the shortness of the individual parts make them suitable for Infants School work. The fairy tales are: The Three Bears, Red Riding Hood, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Little Coal Truck, The Gingerbread Boy, Chicken Licken, The Tar Baby. The author has spent many years teaching in Infants Schools. Our Book No: 26547. $15 AUD.

107. Grantham, Joy (1960). Any Time is Play Time: Six Plays for Any Time or Place [Play Time Series]. Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Dominie Publications. 23 pp. Paperback thin trade, card cover, stapled, illustrated cover, good condition, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear, crease base spine covers & pages, staples rusted, minor foxing rear cover, light wear along spine, top spine rubbed, minor foxing edges, rubber stamp, owner's written name front cover. (Estimated date, 1950s, Trove catalogue.) The content of these plays and the shortness of the individual parts make them suitable for Infants School work. The plays are: The Garden Walk, The Thrill of Autumn, The Little Reindeer, The Bird's Party, Farmyard Follies, and the Dance of the Notes. The author has spent many years teaching in Infants Schools. Our Book No: 26548. $15 AUD.

108. Grantham, Joy (1965). Playettes for Seven Favourite Nursery Rhymes [Play Time Series]. Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Dominie Publications. 23 pp. Paperback thin trade, card cover, stapled, illustrated cover, good condition, minor edgewear, lightly toned, minor foxing rear cover & edges, staples rusted, some insect damage rear cover, light wear along spine, rubber stamp, owner's written name front cover. (Estimated date, 1950s, Trove catalogue.) The content of these playettes and the shortness of the individual parts make them suitable for Infants School work. The Nursery Rhymes are: Simple Simon, Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat, Three Blind Mice, Humpty Dumpty, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Little Miss Muffet, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star. The author has spent many years teaching in Infants Schools. Our Book No: 26545. $15 AUD.

109. Green, Lance; Johnson, David (guides) & Pidcock, Anne (notes) (1986). Bush Dance: Instructions (2nd ed). Sydney: Bush Music Club. 75 pp. Paperback quarto, card cover, stapled (lightly rusted), very good condition, black & white drawings, faint foxing title page & last page, minor edgewear, owner's written name. An instruction book consisting of 39 dances that have a strong Australian association, and were danced in Sydney in the period 1980 to 1984. The book is arranged in the following sections: Dance Descriptions, Historical Notes, Musical Notes, Practical Tips for Dances and Dance Callers. A comprehensive glossary contains many diagrams enabling persons of any level of experience to use this book. (Musical guide, teachers guide & bibliography by Johnson; historical notes by Pidcock.). ISBN: 0959952829. Our Book No: 25269. $20 AUD.

110. Greer, Germaine (2007). Shakespeare's Wife (1st ed). London: Bloomsbury. 406 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, edges & pages lightly toned. A leading feminist scholar combines literary-historical techniques with documentary evidence about life in Stratford, striving to re-embed the story of Shakespeare's marriage in its social context. ISBN: 9780747591702. Our Book No: 26796. $15 AUD.

111. Gulino, Paul Joseph (2006). Screenwriting: The Sequence Approach: The Hidden Structure of Successful Screenplays (Reprint ed). New York: Continuum. 230 pp. Paperback trade, good plus condition, black & white text-photos, highlighting few pages, minor edgewear. This concise, book explains the Sequence Approach to a wide audience for the first time, introducing the concept and then providing a sequence analysis of eleven significant feature films made between 1940 and 2001. ISBN: 0826415687. Our Book No: 28532. $15 AUD.

112. Gurr, Michael (2006). Days Like These (1st ed). Melbourne, Carlton: Melbourne University Press. 284 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, remainder stripe, minimal edgewear. The author, a playwright and activist, gives his personal account of a writer's evolution against the backdrop of the changing Australian nation. ISBN: 0522852823. Our Book No: 22299. $15 AUD.

113. Haskell, Janetta (2002). A Voice of My Own (1st ed). Sydney, Glebe: Wild & Woolley. 335 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos, creases top edge near spine last few pages & rear cover (manufacture error), autograph (author's written name title page). A compelling and absorbing autobiography of a woman vocalist. Born in South Africa, she performed in Europe, London, and later after meeting her husband came to Australia. ISBN: 0909331928. Our Book No: 23221. $15 AUD.

114. Hathorn, Libby (1992). Love Me Tender (1st stated ed). Melbourne: Oxford University Press (OUP). 130 pp. Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colourful illustrated endpapers, minor edgewear jacket (light foxing reverse side), base pine little rubbed. A great story for young adults about a 12-year-old boy named Alan. He is living with sour Aunt Jessie at the Boomerang Milkbar and in spite of nearby Coogee Beach, life is no fun for Alan, until the juke-box and rock & roll arrive at the Boomerang. Written by respected Australian writer of young adult fiction. Illustrated endpapers are rock & roll drawings on pink background. ISBN: 0195534174. Our Book No: 27438. $15 AUD.

115. Haynes, Jim; Dusty, Slim (foreword) (1999). Memories of Weelabarabak: Stories of a Bush Town (1st ed). Sydney: ABC Books. 203 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white cartoons, slight bump top spine, inner hinge marginally split (pages firm), minor edgewear. Australian fiction - the entertainer and writer of comic country songs remembers his early life in an ideal (but imaginary) country town. ISBN: 0733306306. Our Book No: 28331. $10 AUD.

116. Hazlitt, William (Wm); Archer, William (editor); Lowe, Robert W. (Robt) (editor) (1895). Dramatic Essays. London: Walter Scott, Ltd. 231 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, burgundy cloth cover, frontispiece portrait (tissue guard), top edge gilt (little marked), endpapers toned & lightly foxed, minor edgewear. These critical essays about the British theatre were originally collected and published in 1854. Here, the editors have selected the best ones, edited, with notes and an introduction. William Hazlitt (1778 - 1830), of Irish Protestant descent, was one of the best-known literary critics and essayists. Publishers catalogue at rear (8p). Our Book No: 16854. $40 AUD.

117. Heard, Rod (1987). Wild Colonial Boy: Folk Songs Down Under. Sydney, Narrabeen: Wattle Music. 47 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, stapled, minor edgewear, corner tip single page creased, owner's written name. Sheet music and words for 44 popular Australian folk songs, including favourites (Click Go the Shears, Waltzing Matilda), and lesser known songs (eg, The Girl with the Black Velvet Band, Ladies of Brisbane, Denis O'Reilly). "Historical since 1770" edition. Includes full piano arrangements and guitar chords by Rod Heard. ISBN: 0731606523. Our Book No: 4166. $10 AUD.

118. Hetherington, John (1987). Melba: A Biography [Nellie Melba]. Melbourne: Penguin Books. 312 pp. Paperback, very good condition, pages lightly toned as common. The story of Australian opera singer Dame Nellie Melba (1861 - 1931). ISBN: 0140097856. Our Book No: 6406. $10 AUD.

119. Hewett, Dorothy (2012). Wild Card: An Autobiography 1923 - 1958. Perth, Crawley: UWA Publishing. 394 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, few light creases covers, top corner creased one page, minor edgewear, copy 1. Reissued in 2012 (originally published in 1990). An autobiographical account of the first 35 years of the life of one of Australia's most famous playwrights and poets. The author has combined the passions of her life with her power as a writer to create this classic sketch of people, place and political history. ISBN: 9781742583952. Our Book No: 26660. $15 AUD.

120. Hewett, Dorothy (2012). Wild Card: An Autobiography 1923 - 1958. Perth, Crawley: UWA Publishing. 394 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good plus condition, black & white photos, minimal edgewear, copy 2. Reissued in 2012 (originally published in 1990). An autobiographical account of the first 35 years of the life of one of Australia's most famous playwrights and poets. The author has combined the passions of her life with her power as a writer to create this classic sketch of people, place and political history. ISBN: 9781742583952. Our Book No: 26660A. $20 AUD.

121. Holland, Norman (1953). Playwriting (1st stated ed) [Foyles handbooks]. London: W. & G. Foyle. 78 pp. Paperback small, dustjacket (unclipped), pictorial card cover, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. This scarce Foyle's handbook has been written by a successful playwright (50 plays published: stage, TV and films). Covers finding a theme, construction, creating characters, writing dialogue, development and action, etc. Our Book No: 7674. $12 AUD.

122. Horvatin, Toni (editor); Schreiber, Edward (editor) (2006). The Quintessential Zerka: Writings by Zerka Toeman Moreno on Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy (1st ed). East Sussex: Routledge. 328 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, top spine bumped. This comprehensive book is about the origins and development of the theory and practice of psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy through the work and innovation of its co-creator, Z. T. Moreno. It brings together history, philosophy, methodology and application, and provides a rich source of insight and inspiration. Anyone involved in the fields of psychology, counseling, sociology, social work, education, theater, or human relations will find it of interest. ISBN: 9781583917282. Our Book No: 16524. $50 AUD.

123. Hubble, Ava Temperley (1988). The Strange Case of Eugene Goossens and Other Tales from the Opera House (1st ed). Sydney: William Collins. 280 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, top corner tip front cover little scuffed, minor edgewear. In this informative book the author, who was press officer at the Opera House for 15 years, meets the architects, bureaucrats, the politicians, the workers and the stars. Ava gives an insider's view of the history of the Opera House, retells the strange case of Eugene Goossens, records her encounters with Dame Joan Sutherland and Sir Robert Helpmann. There are exclusive interviews with architect Jorn Utzon. The book places a human face on this wonderful arts building. ISBN: 0732224497. Our Book No: 28006. $21 AUD.

124. Ibsen, Henrik; Ellis-Fermor, Una (translator) (1950). Three Plays: The Pillars of the Community - The Wild Duck - Hedda Gabler. Harmondsworth: Penguin Classics. 368 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, minor edgewear. Three classic plays translated from old Norwegian. Our Book No: 2149. $10 AUD.

125. Ibsen, Henrik; Ellis-Fermor, Una (translator) (1958). The Master Builder and Other Plays. Harmondsworth: Penguin Classics. 376 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, minor edgewear. Four classic plays translated from old Norwegian. Our Book No: 2179. $10 AUD.

126. INXS; St John, Ed (with) & Gamblin, Yann (photos) (1992). INXS: The Official Inside Story of a Band on the Road (1st ed). Melbourne, Port Melbourne: Mandarin Octopus. 80 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, black & white & colour text-photos (some full-page), light foxing flyleaf, minor edgewear. This is INXS' first book including 100 pictures never seen before. The book is a record of their 1991 tour, with concerts in 80 cities across four continents, and it is the only book ever published with the full cooperation of the band. There are interviews with each INXS member, and photos. A unique preview of the new LP brings this exclusive and previously unseen story up-to-date [as of 1992]. ISBN: 1863302077. Our Book No: 28756. $30 AUD.

127. INXS; Bozza, Anthony (with) (2006). INXS: Story to Story: The Official Autobiography (1st ed). New York: Atria Books. 304 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, colour photos centre spread, corner plastic coating front cover lifting a little, edges lightly toned, minor edgewear. This book tells the story of the INXS incredible journey, from playing the world's biggest concert venues to living a high life rivalling any in rock history. Fully authorized and reflecting the band's firsthand point of view, this the real story behind the phenomenon that is INXS. ISBN: 9780743284042. Our Book No: 27677. $15 AUD.

128. Irvin, Eric (1981). Australian Melodrama: Eighty Years of Popular Theatre (1st ed). Sydney: Hale & Iremonger. 160 pp. Paperback trade, thick card covers, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, minimal edgewear. A history of the Australian theatre that flourished between 1834 and 1914. More than 600 plays were staged in those 80 years. This book recounts both the successes and the failures. ISBN: 0908094779. Our Book No: 23977. $23 AUD.

129. Jackson, Peter C.; Ewing, Juliana & Smedley, Ronald (1971). St George and the Dragon [Saint George and the Dragon]. London: Pollock's Toy Theatres Ltd. Unnum pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, thick card cover, stapled (rusted), sepia (brown-coloured) drawings, colour card inserts at rear, spine ends chipped, endpapers toned, covers & bottom edges some pages little foxed, minor edgewear. Cover title continues: Designed and adapted by Mr. Peter C. Jackson from the origiinal Toy Theatre play first published in 1847. Together with another version compiled from Mummers Plays in 1871 by Mrs. Juliana Ewing. The whole embellished with a scholarly introduction by Mr Ronald Smedley. Our Book No: 16347. $15 AUD.

130. Jellay, Val (1996). Maurie Fields: Keep it Funny (Reprint ed). Melbourne, Richmond: Spectrum Publications. 212 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white & colour photos, corner rear cover creased. Biography of the famous Australian stage and TV actor, written by his wife. Maurie Fields and Val Jellay were real stage troupers, dancers, musicians - you name it, they could do it. ISBN: 0867862599. Our Book No: 11305. $10 AUD.

131. John, Elton (2012). Love is the Cure: On Life, Loss, and the End of AIDS (1st ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 243 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos, edges & pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. This book is a personal account of his life during the AIDS epidemic, including stories of his close friendships with Ryan White, Freddie Mercury, Princess Diana, Elizabeth Taylor, and others, and the story of the Elton John Foundation. Elton conveys the personal toll AIDS has taken on his life - and his determination to stop its spread. ISBN: 9781444757019. Our Book No: 27442. $18 AUD.

132. Johnson, David (1987). Bush Dance (A Collection of Traditional Tunes Arranged in Sets for Bush bands) (2nd ed). Sydney: Bush Music Club. 100 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, flexible cover. Sheet music for tradional bush songs, compiled and arranged by David Johnson. Includes informative background notes, and many collected Australian tunes. About 40 songs arranged under five headings: Circle dances - Couple dances - Line dances - Quadrilles - Other formations. Examples: Barn Dance - Berlin Polka - Country Bumpkin - First Set - Dashing White Sergeant. ISBN: 0959952853. Our Book No: 16359. $15 AUD.

133. Kardoss, John (1955). A Brief History of the Australian Theatre (1st ed). Sydney: Sydney University Dramatic Society / Distributed by Hicks Smith & Sons. 64 pp. Paperback small trade, thick beige card covers, good condition, light foxing edges, top corner tips front cover & some pages little creased, rubber stamp, spine lightly rubbed, covers lightly marked, edges & pages lightly toned. This book is a series of lectures delivered during August, 1954, at Sydney University, at the invitation of the Director and the Organising Committee of the 1954 Inter-Varsity Drama Festival. (Tyrrells bookshop stamp.). Our Book No: 27131. $15 AUD.

134. Karp, Marcia (editor); Holmes, Paul (editor); Bradshaw Tauvon, Kate (editor); Moreno, Zerka T. (preface) & Sprague, Ken (illustrations) (1998). The Handbook of Psychodrama (1st ed). London: Routledge. 305 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white drawings, covers & top corner flyleaf little creased, minor edgewear. This handbook is a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of psychodrama, for professional and trainee psychodramatists, and anyone working in allied mental health disciplines. ISBN: 0415148464. Our Book No: 28373. $30 AUD.

135. Kennedy, Jimmy; Connor, Tommie; Kennedy, Hamilton (1938). The Chestnut Tree (Neath the Spreading Chestnut Tree). Sydney: J. Albert & Son. 4 pp. Paperback folio, one folded sheet, good plus condition, pages lightly toned, small edge tears, minor edgewear. (Copyright, 1938. Originally published, Peter Maurice, London. Australian edition.) The Novelty Singing Dance sensation. Full instructions of the steps for this dance on the back page. Ballroom routine by Miss Adele England. Photograph on front cover of this song being sung by His Majesty the King at his Boys' Camp, Southwold (group photograph). Our Book No: 14675. $15 AUD.

136. Kerst, Friedrich (1964). Beethoven: The Man and the Artist, as Revealed in His Own Words. New York: Dover Publications. 110 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, light foxing edges, cover corners creased, minor edgewear. This unabridged book (originally published, 1905), includes over 300 of Beethoven's reflections on the art of composing. There are also his views on art and artists, on his own works, on education, nature, poetry, God, and other matters. Our Book No: 24566. $12 AUD.

137. King, John Anthony (illustrator) (1989). The Book of Australian Songs (1st p/b ed) [Australian Picturemac]. Melbourne: Macmillan. 32 pp. Paperback small quarto, good plus condition, colour drawings, few small cover scratches, front cover lightly faded, faint foxing few pages, slight mark fore-edge rear cover. A scarce children's picture book of Australian songs. The songs include "Waltzing Matilda", "Click Go The Shears" and "Botany Bay". The illustrations make this a delightful book for children of any age. ISBN: 0333500474. Our Book No: 22523. $14 AUD.

138. Koch, Christopher (2002). The Many-Coloured Land: A Return to Ireland (1st p/b ed). Sydney: Pan Macmillan. 246 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, pages faintly toned as common, minor edgewear. The Irish-Australian novelist takes a very special journey through Ireland with his musician friend Brian Mooney. ISBN: 0330363832. Our Book No: 14665. $10 AUD.

139. Konowitz, Bert (1993). Jazz - Rock Course: A Complete Approach to Playing on Both Acoustic and Electronic Keyboards (1st ed) [Alfred's Basic Piano Library, Level 1: Plate 6488]. Van Nuys, CA: Alfred Publishing Company. 32 pp. Paperback small folio, card covers, stapled, very good condition, bottom corner tip front cover creased, minor edgewear, owner's written name (texta), minor pencil annotation. This sheet music is uniquely written to be played on either a traditional acoustic piano or an electronic keyboard. At the bottom of each page, suggestions are offered for ways that acoustic and electronic instruments may be used together. Our Book No: 25308. $10 AUD.

140. Konowitz, Bert (1994). How to Play the Blues: A Complete Approach to Playing the Blues on both Acoustic and Electronic Keyboards (1st ed) [Alfred's Jazz/Rock Course: Plate 5752]. Van Nuys, CA: Alfred Publishing Company. 64 pp. Paperback small folio, card covers, stapled, very good plus condition. This how-to music book will have you playing the authentic sounds of the blues right from the beginning. Part 1 provides step-by-step instructions for learning blues skills. Part 2 provides more challenging solos. Features: blue notes, blues solos, progressions and chord voicings, bluesy sounds, boogie bass, riffs, walking bass lines. Plus blues arrangements for 5 pieces, including "Amazing Grace" and "When the Saints Go Marching In". Our Book No: 15806. $20 AUD.

141. Kotzebue, August von; Kotsebue, August von (title page) (1800). Broeder Morits, de Zonderlinge, of de Volkplanting voor de Pelew-Eilanden, Tooneelspel in 3 Bedrijven. City Not Stated: Publisher Not Stated. 162 pp. Hardback very small, no jacket, good condition, rebound (new endpapers), pages toned & creased from age, edges untrimmed, minor edgewear. (Estimated date, from similar editions published in the 1790s and 1800s, Worldcat.) A play by the popular German playwright, August von Kotzebue (1761 - 1819) here translated into the Dutch language. Our Book No: 16595. $30 AUD.

142. Krajums, Kora Dziesmu (1993). Kora Dziesmu Krajums: Dziesmas Tinu Kamola: AL43.KD, Brisbane 1993. City Not Stated: Publisher Not Stated. 56 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, musical scores, brochure loosely enclosed, minor scratches, owner's name (texta), some pencil annotation. This booklet of sheet music (with text in Latvian language) presents Latvian folk songs presented at the 43rd Latvian Cultural Festival, Brisbane, 1993. Loosely inserted: stapled pamphlet (28 pages, large quarto), being mainly transcripts of the Latvian folk songs. Our Book No: 15059. $25 AUD.

143. Lamb, George; Findlay, Sheila A. M. (illustrator) (1957). Antonio: A Sicilian Boy (1st Australasian ed). London / Sydney: Australasian Publishing Co. / George G. Harrap & Co. 63 pp. Paperback small trade, good condition, illustrated red flexible covers, cloth spine, black & white drawings, pages faintly toned, edges faintly foxed, spine ends little frayed, small crease front cover, front inner hinge slightly split (pages firm), minor edgewear. This delightful story for young adults is about a Sicilian boy named Antonio. He lived in the seaport of Catania, in the island of Sicily. His friends called him Toni. He was an orphan. His parents had been killed when their house in Messina was wrecked by an earthquake, Toni was rescued from the ruins and taken to his grandfathers home in Catania. This story follows his many adventures on his way to becoming a famous violinist. (A school reader in NSW.). Our Book No: 29108. $15 AUD.

144. Langey, Otto (1912). Practical Tutor for the Viola (Revised ed). London: Hawkes & Son. 119 pp. Paperback small folio, very good condition, card cover, black cloth spine (mottled, small piece missing top edge), sticker mark front cover, minor edgewear. (Estimated date, 1912, Worldcat.) Mainly sheet music of instructional pieces for the viola (tenor-violin). Plus a few pages of notes on viola playing at the beginning. Our Book No: 15536. $50 AUD.

145. Latarski, Don (1991). The Progressive Guitarist: Scale Patterns: A Visual Approach to the Scales Most Commonly Used in Jazz, Rock, and Blues. Van Nuys, CA: Alfred Publishing Co. 72 pp. Paperback folio, stapled, very good condition, minor edgewear, drawings (scales). An instruction manual from a gifted American guitarist and composer from Oregon. ISBN: 0769209580. Our Book No: 15052. $12 AUD.

146. Lawson, Henry; Kempster, Chris (compiler); Clark, Manning (introduction) (1989). The Songs of Henry Lawson with Music. Melbourne: Viking O'Neil / Penguin Books. 224 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, frontispiece portrait, edges lightly rubbed, minor edgewear, owner's written name. A marvellous collection of songs (with sheet music) from the popular Australian poet, including 'The Ballad of the Driver', 'Freedom on the Wallaby' and 'The Shearer's Dream'. These moving and sometimes rollicking verses were destined to be set to music. The tunes, arranged with chords for piano and guitar, have been collected from musicians around Australia and abroad, including well-known artists such as Slim Dusty, Smoky Dawson and George Dreyfus. Textual notes and contemporary photos complement the music and give a new dimension to the verses Australians know and love. The compiler is a foundation member of the Bush Music Club. ISBN: 0670902330. Our Book No: 25340. $40 AUD.

147. Lehar, Franz (1975). The Merry Widow. Sydney: Australian Ballet / Playbill Pty Ltd. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback quarto, stapled pamphlet, card cover, very good plus condition, adverts. Drama performed at the Opera House as a ballet which was directed by Sir Robert Helpman. There are a few full-colour drawings of the costumes that are used in the ballet, making this a very nice playbill to have in a Australian drama collection. Our Book No: 20635. $10 AUD.

148. Levitin, Daniel (2008). This is Your Brain on Music: Understanding Human Obsession (Reprint ed). London: Atlantic Books. 322 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. Explains why music is a critical step in human evolution. Explores how the human brain perceives music. ISBN: 9781843547167. Our Book No: 24951. $14 AUD.

149. Lewis, Dave; Jones, John Paul (foreword) (2003). Led Zeppelin: The "Tight But Loose" Files Celebration II (1st ed). London: Omnibus Press. 168 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, colour photos (some full-page), black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, corner cover tips little creased, bottom edge front cover little creased, top spine little bumped, light creases covers, minor edgewear. This reference book is based on the archives of the legendary fanzine "Tight But Loose" (TBL). These insights into moments in the history of Led Zeppelin come from contemporary TBL accounts. The post-Zeppelin era is also looked at. There are exclusive archive interviews from John Paul Jones and Zep manager Peter Grant. The many photos makes this a special addition to any music book collection. ISBN: 1844490564. Our Book No: 28485. $60 AUD.

150. Lewis, Robert (1958). Method - or Madness? (Reprint ed). New York: Samuel French, Inc. 165 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, fold-out chart, minor foxing edges, minor edgewear & rubbing. This book stems from the highly acclaimed eight lectures on the Method School of Acting, delivered by Mr. Lewis in 1957 at the Playhouse Theatre, New York, to overflowing audiences of actors, directors, playwrights, and other working theatre people. Our Book No: 23157. $16 AUD.

151. Lindsay, Norman; de Basil, Colonel W.; Williamson, J. C. (1936). Souvenir Programme: Colonel W. de Basil's Monte Carlo Russian Ballet [J. C. Williamson Ltd Magazine]. Melbourne: J. C. Williamson Ltd / Speciality Press. 42 pp. Paperback quarto, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings (colour covers both sides), adverts, minor edgewear. Souvenir program for this ballet contains magnificent cover art by Normal Lindsay, from an original painting in the possession of Mr E. J. Tait, a managing director of J. C. Williamson Ltd. Produced by J. C. Williamson Ltd at His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne. Contains full-page portraits of Colonel W. de Basil, Leon Woizikowsky, Valentina Blinova, Helena Kirsova, George Gee, Valerie Hay, Donald Burr. (Estimated date, 1936 or 1937. Text mentions 1935, and an event scheduled later for 1938. Loosely inserted: Receipt for previous sale of this item.). Our Book No: 14963. $130 AUD.

152. Lovelock, William (1971). Test Your Theory: Ten Theory Papers with Working Notes [Allans Edition No. 1096: Plate B9225]. Melbourne: Allans Music. 24 pp. Paperback large quarto, stapled, card cover, very good condition, scuff marks front cover, minor edgewear. Copyright date, 1971. Third grade underlined. Each of the ten papers have a series of questions to answer about the musical scores provided. Our Book No: 15058. $20 AUD.

153. MacLellan, Capt John (1963). Logan's Complete Tutor for the Highland Bagpipe: And a Selection of Marches, Quicksteps, Laments, Strathspeys, Reels & Country Dances, followed by Piobaireachd Exercises & the Famous Piobaireachd Cha Till McCruimein (Mac Crimmon Will Never Return) (Revised, pre-ISBN ed). London: Paterson's Publications. 44 pp. Paperback large oblong octavo, very good condition, card cover (stapled, minor foxing), pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. This revised edition is by the chief instructor, Army School of Piping, Edinburgh Castle. Helps the beginner understand the notations in the simplest manner, progressing in easy stages so that they may have no difficulty in understanding a part of the music as essential as the actual playing of bagpipe tunes. (Estimated date, 1963, Worldcat.). Our Book No: 16888. $15 AUD.

154. Madin, Jon; Munday, Caroline (illustrator) (1999). Make Your Own Wacky Instruments: Illustrated Instructions for Making Musical Instruments for School, Parades and Just for Fun (Reprint ed). Melbourne, Herne Hill: Jon Madin / Catalyst Press. 80 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, stapled, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, minor edgewear, top corner title page creased, tiny chips spine ends, few light creases rear cover. This book offers ideas and instructions for making simple musical instruments and sound making devices. ISBN: 064630724X. Our Book No: 26057. $20 AUD.

155. Magoffin, Richard (1987). Waltzing Matilda: The Story Behind the Legend (Revised, illustrated ed). Sydney: Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC). 132 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, few colour photos, faint foxing few endpages & edges, tiny hole top edge near spine rear cover & few pages, minor edgewear. The story behind Australia's favourite song Waltzing Matilda. The Queensland bushman, author, historian and teacher has devoted twenty years of his life to researching the story behind the legend. ISBN: 0642530475. Our Book No: 23092. $10 AUD.

156. Malone, Peter (2001). Myth & Meaning: Australian Film Directors in Their Own Words (1st ed). Sydney: Currency Press. 198 pp. Paperback thin octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, crease rear cover, minor edgewear. Explores the spiritual and moral values that underlie the work of Australian film-makers. This book is the voice of Australian directors. The interviews were culled from 100 taped interviews, and make up a collection of conversations. ISBN: 0868196096. Our Book No: 26127. $16 AUD.

157. Manoloff, Nick (1936). Cole's Spanish Guitar Method: Book 1: Pick or Plectrum Style. Sydney: J. Albert & Son. 64 pp. Paperback folio, good condition, stapled (rusted), edgewear (particularly spine), drawings, black & white text-photos, owner's rubber stamp. An instruction booklet for the guitar, including practice pieces (sheet music). Cover subtitle; "The latest most modern up-to-date method for teaching the Spanish guitar. How to play the pick (plectrum style). How to play latest popular songs (orchestra style). Copyright, M. M. Cole Publishing Company, Chicago. Our Book No: 15197. $15 AUD.

158. Marcus, Gary (2012). Guitar Zero: The New Musician and the Science of Learning (Reprint ed). New York: Penguin Press. 274 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings, minor edgewear jacket. Explains how he learned how to play the guitar, even through he has no discernible musical talent, and goes on to investigate how anyone of any age can become musical. This book traces the authors' journey, what he learned, and how anyone else can learn, too. ISBN: 9781594203176. Our Book No: 27364. $20 AUD.

159. Marsden, John (2012). So Much to Tell You: The Play (Reprint ed). Sydney: Lothian / Hachette Australia. 72 pp. Paperback trade, as new condition. His bestselling novel for young adults, is here rewritten as a short play (resulting from a commission from a school to write and direct a play based on the book). About a young girl, who because of emotional trauma, chooses not to speak. ISBN: 9780850919950. Our Book No: 16022. $10 AUD.

160. McAlary, Frank (1946). Up and Atom! University Students' Festival Song Book 1946. Sydney: Students Representative Council (SRC), University of Sydney. 32 pp. Paperback quarto, stapled pamphlet (stapled rusted, pages loose), fair condition but complete, pages toned & foxed, edge tears. The first University songbook since 1940. The atomic age is reflected inside in one humorous piece on pre-atomic culture, otherwise it's the usual pre-occupations of university students: sex and ridiculing the faculty. A reading copy of a scarce pamphlet: only one copy is listed in the Trove catalogue. Our Book No: 16219. $30 AUD.

161. McCallum, John (2009). Belonging: Australian Playwriting in the 20th Century. Sydney: Currency Press. 484 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, black & white full-page photos, minor edgewear. This book explores the relationship between 20th century Australian playwriting and a developing concept of the Australian nation. The author uses his research and narrative skills to write the most comprehensive account of modern Australian playwriting. This authoritative study is a starting point for anyone who wants to understand the relationship between our drama and our sense of self, or who is wanting to learn about a particular play or author. ISBN: 9780868196589. Our Book No: 29034. $20 AUD.

162. McCourt, Malachy (2002). Danny Boy: The Legend of the Beloved Irish Ballad (1st ed). Melbourne: Penguin Books. 141 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear, faint foxing top edge. The author explores the truth behind the legend of this ballad written by Frederic Weatherly in 1910, and usually set to the Irish tune of the "Londonderry Air". Through interviews with musicologists, historians, academics, celebrities and Irish icons, McCourt traces the complex evolution and enduring mystique of "Danny Boy" in an unforgettable tribute that brilliantly weaves history with folklore. ISBN: 0143001086. Our Book No: 25665. $15 AUD.

163. McFarlane, Brian (1987). Australian Cinema 1970 - 1985 (1st ed). Melbourne: William Heinemann. 237 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos. This book celebrates fifteen years of excitement and discovery. The author discusses famous films such as Picnic At Hanging Rock, The getting of Wisdom and My Brilliant Career. ISBN: 0855610689. Our Book No: 24758. $20 AUD.

164. McKinnon, Peter (2014). The Songs of Jesse Adams: A Novel. Melbourne, Moreland: Acorn Press. 346 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. This novel is set in the social change and political unrest of Australia during the 1960s. Jesse is a farmer's son who leaves the farm to follow his heart, his dreams and his love of music. This is a tale of conflict, betrayal and tragedy, but in the end love triumphs. ISBN: 9780987428677. Our Book No: 29004. $13 AUD.

165. Melba, Nellie (1914). Melba Patriotic Concert: Exhibition Building, Adelaide, 21st November, 1914 (Souvenir). City Not Stated: Publisher Not Stated / H.C.C. Print (Printer). 8 pp. Paperback small folio, very good condition, card cover (overlaps page edges), colour title page, single-colour borders, inside covers toned, staples rusted, minor edge tears, minor edgewear. A scarce patriotic playbill during World War 1 (WW1). The title page lists artists who have generously given their services: Madame Melba, Miss Doris Madden, Mr John Lemmone, Mr Fred C. Collier, Mr W. Burrell and the Adelaide Choral Society. Contains a programme guide, including the complete words of three popular songs: "God Save the King" (National Anthem), "The Old Hundreth", and "The Empire Flag". Our Book No: 16957. $120 AUD.

166. Meldrum, Ian Molly; Jenkins, Jeff (with) & Masterson, Lawrie (special thanks) (2016). The Never, Um, Ever Ending Story: Life, Countdown and Everything in Between (1st p/b ed). Sydney, Crows Nest: Allen & Unwin. 473 pp. Paperback thick, very good plus condition, black & white & colour photos, minimal edgewear. The autobiography of Molly Ian Meldrum, Australian pop musician and presenter of the TV program Countdown. This is the funny, vivid, warm and compelling memoir of his chaotic, incredible life and the show that made his famous. This book is full of anecdotes and features a colourful cast of musos, characters and international superstars. ISBN: 9781760293567. Our Book No: 29182. $21 AUD.

167. Melvill, Harald (1967). Magic of Make-Up: By the Most Modern Methods for Stage and Screen (Reprint ed). London: Barrie & Rockliff. 89 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings & photos, frontispiece, front cover lightly marked jacket (minor edgewear, flap clipped, sticker mark front flap). Outlines in detail the ordinary 'straight' (juvenile) make-up, and also 'character' (including middle and old age) and 'nationality' make-ups, and describes both grease-paint and pan-cake methods, showing the comparative advantages of each technique, with special stress on their appeal and usefulness for amateurs. Primarily intended for amateurs and schools, but will be of interest to anyone interested in the art of make-up. Our Book No: 25498. $20 AUD.

168. Merimee, Prosper (1923). Carmen, Arsene Guillot, L'Abbe Aubain, La Dame de Pique, Les Bohemiens, Le Hussard, Nicolas Gogol. Paris: Calmann-Levy, Editeurs. 359 pp. Hardback octavo, good plus condition, half-bound (red leather spine & corners, gilt lettering & raised bands spine), marbled endpapers, pages lightly toned (title page very toned), edges foxed (& parts of some pages). (No 866 of 1600 copies.) Short stories by the French writer, in the French language. The opera Carmen was based in part on the novella of the same title by Prosper Merimee. Our Book No: 15896. $20 AUD.

169. Moore, John Hammond (2011). The Young Errol: Flynn Before Hollywood [Errol Flynn] (New ed). City Not Stated: Trafford Publishing. 173 pp. Paperback narrow trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos centre spread, fore-edge faintly foxed. Describes Flynn's little-known turbulent life from birth in Hobart Tasmania, through to his eccentric schooldays and youth in Sydney, and cruising the Pacific to his years as a pioneer tobacco planter in Papua New Guinea, leading to his discovery and stardom. (Printed copy of a POD book. Originally published in 1975 by Angus & Robertson. In the final chapter, this edition lists additional books about Errol Flynn published since 1975.). ISBN: 9781426972027. Our Book No: 4066. $22 AUD.

170. Moreno, J. L. (1994). Psychodrama & Group Psychotherapy (4th ed). McLean, VA: American Society for Group Psychotherapy & Psychodrama. 429 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, figures, diagrams, top corner rear cover creased, minor edgewear corners. Fourth edition, with new introduction (originally published, 1946). A comprehensive book that outlines the five basic instruments required to run a psychodramatic session. Our Book No: 28314. $35 AUD.

171. Moreno, Zerka; Blomkvist, Leif Dag; Rutzel, Thomas (2000). Psychodrama, Surplus Reality and the Art of Healing. London: Routledge. 128 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, minor edgewear. The practice of psychodrama allows participants to create a world for themselves, free of usual rules and constraints. This freedom from all ordinary conventions is what Moreno called 'surplus reality', and is one of the most vital, curative and mysterious elements of psychodrama. Leif Dag Blomkvist and Zerka Moreno explore the depths of this long-neglected and inadequately explained concept. In addition, each chapter is prefaced by Leif Dag Blomkvist's explanations and illuminations of the forces and energies - from early religious rituals and festivals to the art of surrealism - which have influenced psychodrama. Psychodramatists and mental health professionals who wish to take therapy beyond the 'verbal' will find the book valuable reading. ISBN: 0415223202. Our Book No: 10101. $50 AUD.

172. Morrison, James (2006). Blowing My Own Trumpet. Sydney: Pier 9 / Murdoch Books. 272 pp. Paperback wide octavo (with flaps), very good condition, full-page black & white text-photos, minor edgewear. Cover subtitle: "The adventures and misadventures of a virtuoso musician and storyteller." Jazz virtuoso James Morrison is one of Australia's best known and loved musicians. This is his story - a funny, delightful journey through the highlights of his life so far. ISBN: 1740458788. Our Book No: 21064. $20 AUD.

173. Murray, Sue (2001). Real Dramas: A Collection of 10 Plays. Melbourne: Macmillan Education. 166 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white drawings, tiny scuff top spine, minor edgewear. A collection of completely new Australian plays. Written for junior secondary students, the plays are fun to perform and the characters are caught up in funny situations. The book is suitable for both English and Drama classes. Discussion and writing tasks accompany each play. A useful glossary explains key drama terms. ISBN: 0732967422. Our Book No: 28073. $15 AUD.

174. Naremore, James (2000). Film Adaptation (1st ed) [Depth of Field Series]. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press. 258 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, top edge & fore-edge lightly marked, some edgewear corners. The essays in this book, most of which have never been published, raise fundamental questions about cinema and adaptation. This book is a fresh look at art, theory, and cultural politics of movie adaptations. Edited and introduced by Naremore. ISBN: 0813528143. Our Book No: 27099. $20 AUD.

175. Newton-John, Olivia (2011). Livwise: Easy Recipes for a Healthy, Happy Life (1st ed). Sydney, Millers Point: Murdoch Books. 191 pp. Paperback small quarto, thick card covers, illustrated endpapers, very good plus condition, colour photos (most full-page), few light creases rear cover. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. This book will introduce you to ways of eating and living that will keep you in good health and happiness. Olivia explains her belief in the importance of eating a healthy diet in order to maintain wellness and balance. From delicious salads and snacks to hearty mains and guilt-free desserts, the recipes offer a perfect balance of flavour, goodness and vitality. The full-colour photos bring this wonderful book to life. ISBN: 9781742662251. Our Book No: 27593. $25 AUD.

176. Nierenberg, Roger (2009). Maestro: A Surprising Story about Leading by Listening (1st ed). New York: Portfolio / Penguin Books. 120 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear jacket, few tiny dents jacket front cover, ticket pasted on title page. The author draws on his real-life experiences to tell the story of a struggling executive who finds an unlikely source of wisdom and inspiration - the interplay between a symphony orchestra and its conductor. ISBN: 9781591842880. Our Book No: 25388. $13 AUD.

177. North, K. R. (Karen) (1993). The Young Flute Player: Volume 2 (Revised ed). Sydney, Milsons Point: Allegro Publishing. 96 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, card cover, stapled, owner's written name. A tutorial book for school children about learning the flute. Mostly sheet music, but includes exercises, studies, pieces, scales, arpeggios, music theory, Christmas carols, fingering charts, spare manuscript paper (for writing sheet music) and practice charts. ISBN: 1875516034. Our Book No: 16455. $25 AUD.

178. North, K. R. (Karen) (1994). The Young Flute Player: Volume 3: Teacher's Book of Flute Duet Parts and Piano Accompaniments. Sydney, Milsons Point: Allegro Publishing. 98 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, card cover, spiral binding, owner's written name. Contains sheet music for flute duet parts and piano accompaniments for all the pieces (excluding exercises) in Volumes 1 and 2. The piano pieces have been kept very simple, to be within reach of flute teachers with minimal piano experience. ISBN: 1875516042. Our Book No: 16271. $25 AUD.

179. Novello, Ivor; Hassall, Christopher (1949). Some Day My Heart Will Awake: From the Musical "King's Rhapsody" [Plate: 39296]. Sydney: Chappell & Co. Ltd. Unnum 8 pp. Paperback quarto, looseleaf, good plus condition, few small edge tears, minimal foxing, minor edgewear, owner's written name front cover. (Copyright, 1949.) Sheet music, music by Novello, lyrics by Hassall. Recorded by Luton Girls Choir on Parlaphone (and by six other orchestras). Advert rear cover: Ivor Novello's successes from his musical plays. Our Book No: 14854. $10 AUD.

180. Nowra, Louis (2004). Shooting the Moon: A Memoir (1st ed). Sydney: Picador. 197 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, pages faintly toned, corner tips front cover little worn, minor edgewear. This memoir is a follow-up to "The Twelfth of Never". The author is an acclaimed Australian Indigenous playwright, novelist and screenwriter. In this moving and original story of an unconventional Aboriginal boyhood, he describes his adulthood, and continues to the year 2000. He has used notes and diaries for many of the direct dialogue quotes. ISBN: 0330364901. Our Book No: 28032. $15 AUD.

181. Nowra, Louis (2010). Cosi (Recent reprint ed). Sydney: Currency Press. 89 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear. A bestselling humorous play about theatre, madness, illusion, sanity and life. Set in a mental institution in 1970, Cosi is the second semi-autobiographical play from Louis Nowra in recent years. In "Summer of the Aliens", Lewis and Dulcie come of age at the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis, and in this play Lewis makes further progress as the operatic production moves forward and the anti-Vietnam protests take place in the Sydney streets outside. ISBN: 9780868194035. Our Book No: 15686. $16 AUD.

182. O'Casey, Sean (1957). Three Plays: Juno and the Paycock - The Shadow of a Gunman - The Plough and the Stars (Reprint ed). London: St Martin's Library / Macmillan. 218 pp. Paperback small, very good condition, classic red cover, minor edgewear. Our Book No: 11847. $10 AUD.

183. O'Neill, John (1994). The Jazz Method for Flute. London: Schott & Co. Ltd. 95 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, corner tips covers & few pages little creased, few light scratches front cover, minor edgewear, enclosed CD MISSING. This book will guide beginners of all ages from producing their first note on the flute to the performance of full-blown pieces. There are step-by-step instructions and a progression of specially written tunes and exercises, the fundamental elements of good flute technique are introduced alongside the rhythmic subtleties of jazz. This book is suitable for students working alone and those working with a teacher. (CD stated on front cover is missing.). ISBN: 0946535248. Our Book No: 29061. $18 AUD.

184. O'Toole, John (1992). The Process of Drama: Negotiating Art and Meaning (1st ed). London: Routledge. 260 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, figures, minor edgewear, top corner rear cover creased, bottom corner front cover lightly worn. By Senior Lecturer in Drama at Griffith University, Queensland. The author covers the dramatic context, roles and relationships, the drama space, language, movement and gesture, tension and the audience. This is an essential book for every student of drama who wants to understand theatre and performance. ISBN: 0415082447. Our Book No: 22406. $26 AUD.

185. Oakley, Barry (2012). Mug Shots: A Memoir (1st p/b ed). Adelaide, Kent Town: Wakefield Press. 231 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good plus condition, black & white photos, minimal edgewear. An autobiography of the Australian playwright and novelist whose fiction includes the bestselling "A Salute to the Great McCarthy". Incompetence is the leitmotif of this book, and the result is a very funny memoir. Are you sure you're cut out for this? This question was put to the author in the fields of girls, commerce, teaching, advertising, film and radio, and in all of them the answer was no. ISBN: 9781743051672. Our Book No: 27398. $20 AUD.

186. Ogilvie, George (2006). Simple Gifts: A Life in the Theatre (1st ed). Sydney, Strawberry Hills: Currency House. 340 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, few black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, small crease few pages. Memoirs of one of Australia's best-loved theatre directors. It is a happy book in which he confesses his fears and errors and defines his work methods with disarming candour. ISBN: 0975730185. Our Book No: 25752. $20 AUD.

187. Opera, Australian (1978). The Mastersingers of Nuremberg: Opera in Three Acts by Richard Wagner. Sydney: Playbill (Australia) Pty Ltd. Unnum 44 pp. Paperback large quarto, stapled, very good condition, cover & some pages brown-tinted, black & white text-photos, adverts. Performed at the Sydney Opera House in August and September, 1978. Conductor: Mark Elder. Producer: David Pountney. Our Book No: 15446. $15 AUD.

188. Orbell, Margaret (1991). Waiata: Maori Songs in History (1st ed). Auckland: Reed Books. 116 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-illustrations, minor edgewear, top edge lightly foxed, owner's written name. An anthology, introduced and translated by the author, who has been working with these manuscripts for 25 years. In this new anthology, she places traditional Maori songs (waiata) of the 19th century in their social and political setting, conveying the poet's responses to Maori trauma. ISBN: 0790001837. Our Book No: 26362. $20 AUD.

189. Orchestra, Sydney Symphony (1946). The Australian Broadcasting Commission Presents the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Sydney: Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC). 18 pp. Paperback small octavo, card covers, stapled pamphlet (staples rusted), very good condition, black & white drawings, few text-photos & adverts. the programme guide for a concert on Saturday, 7th December, 1946. The Australian Broadcasting Commission, in conjunction with the NSW Government and the Municipal Council of Sydney, presents the Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the Town Hall, Sydney. Guest conductor: Joseph Post. Soloist: Eunice Gardiner. Includes old adverts from the 1940s. Our Book No: 21663. $15 AUD.

190. Otfinoski, Steve (1997). The Golden Age of Rock Instrumentals. New York: Billboard Books. 213 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos. Cover subtitle: A loving tribute to the pioneers of the rock instrumental era, from Dick Dale and Sandy Nelson to Booker T. & the MG's and the Ventures. ISBN: 0823076393. Our Book No: 12901. $12 AUD.

191. Oxenbould, Moffatt; Bonynge, Richard (introduction) & Harewood, Earl of (introduction) (1989). Joan Sutherland: A Tribute (1st ed). Sydney, Westgate: Honeysett Publications / Art Gallery of New South Wales. 128 pp. Paperback large quarto, dustjacket, pictorial card covers, musical score on endpapers, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour & black & white photos & sketches (many full-page), minor edgewear jacket (top edge little creased). A tribute volume to one of the greatest opera singers. Presents an authoritative summary of Joan Sutherland's repertoire, and a comprehensive list of her operatic and other major stage performances. Much of this material has never been published before. Brings together fascinating memorabilia, spectacular photos and costume sketches by some of the world's leading designers. Depicts 12 significant colourful costumes from the whole range of Joan Sutherland's career, as included in the exhibition "Joan Sutherland: A Tribute". Endpapers are part of the musical score of the "Mad Scene from Lucia di Lammermoor". ISBN: 0959222960. Our Book No: 26078. $20 AUD.

192. Parry, C. Hubert H. (1895). Judith, or The Regeneration of Manasseh: An Oratorio [Novello's Original Octavo Edirion]. London: Novello, Ewer & Co. 214 pp. Hardback large octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, red cloth cover (embossed pattern, gilt lettering, spine little faded), all edges gilt, top edge marked, sticker mark front flyleaf, minor edgewear, rubber stamps (including title page), owner's written name. The sheet music for a play, being an oratoria (an extended dramatic religious musical). A play about the Israelites defeating the Assyrians in battle as revenge for attempts to sacrifice Israelite children. Rubber stamp of former owner: St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne. Our Book No: 17016. $60 AUD.

193. Pearse, John (1973). Hold Down a Chord: Folk Guitar for Beginners. London: BBC Publications. 32 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, card cover, stapled, black & white drawings, minor annotation front cover, rubber stamp. A complete illustrated basic guide to playing the folk guitar. Based on a BBC-TV series, first broadcast in 1967. A 12 inch LP mono record can be purchased separately (not present here). ISBN: 056307132X. Our Book No: 16419. $15 AUD.

194. Phillips, Montague F.; Teschemacher, Edward (1913). The Enchanted Forest [Plate: 25583]. London: Chappell & Co. Ltd. 8 pp. Paperback folio, very good condition, looseleaf, edges little foxed, pages lightly toned, rubber price stamp, owner's rubber stamp, owner's written name. Sheet music by Phillips, words by Teschemacher (from "Dream Songs"). No 2 in D underlined. List of Chappell songs on rear cover. Our Book No: 14024. $10 AUD.

195. Pickersgill, M. Gertrude (1947). Practical Miming (Revised reprint ed). London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons. 117 pp. Hardback small, no jacket, good condition, blue cloth cover, black & white drawings (few single-colour), black & white text-photos, lightly foxed (mainly edges & flyleaves), pages lightly toned as common, edgewear, owner's written name & date. A principal teacher of dramatic arts explains the practical methods of teaching miming to all types and ages. Includes inventive mimes, miming of folk songs, ballads and stories - and advice on decor, costumes and staging. Our Book No: 11577. $10 AUD.

196. Pilato, Herbie (2012). Twitch Upon a Star: The Bewitched Life and Career of Elizabeth Montgomery (1st ed). Lanham, MD: Taylor Trade Publishing. 430 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white & colour photos, minimal edgewear jacket. This biography of the American actor is based on exclusive interviews with Elizabeth Montgomery prior to her death in 1995. The book includes never-before-published material and commentary from many of the people associated with her remarkable life and career before, during, and after the popular TV series "Bewitched". ISBN: 9781589797499. Our Book No: 28477. $20 AUD.

197. Popenhagen, Ludvika Apinyte (1999). Nekrosius and Lithuanian Theatre [Artist and Issues in the Theatre]. New York: Peter Lang. 180 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, pictorial cover, as new condition, black & white text-photos, autograph (author's written dedication to owner). Eimuntas Nekrosius is an internationally recognised Lithuanian theatre director - one of the great directors of the century. He and his company of actors have invented energetic movement sequences and poignant images where gestures and actions enhance or frame the text. This progressive mainstream theatre crosses cultural boundaries and does not depend on sociopolitical context (communist or the later democracy). He has created innovative and alternative productions of globally recognized literary classics, such as Chekhov, Gogol, Pushkin and Shakespeare. The author is a theatre artist and scholar who teaches at the National Institute of Dramatic Art, Sydney. ISBN: 0820440620. Our Book No: 13287. $45 AUD.

198. Price, Matt; Leak, Bill (illustrator) (2008). Top Price: The Australian's Matt Price on Sport, Politics, Music and Life (Reprint ed). Sydney: HarperCollins. 329 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white illustrations, minor edgewear, creases rear cover. A collection of some of his liveliest columns filed over the last decade, in which he tackles issues big and small with his own special way of doing things - which made him one of Australia's top journalists (until his tragic death). ISBN: 9780732288877. Our Book No: 24845. $15 AUD.

199. Prichard, Katharine Susannah (1945). Haxby's Circus (1st Australian stated ed) [Australian Pocket Library]. Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 269 pp. Paperback small, good condition, pages & inside covers toned, staples lightly rusted, spine faded (little loss spine ends), tiny edge tears covers, front cover corner creased, rubber stamp, slight loss fore-edge three pages, small tear along spine at rear cover join, small tear top spine at cover join. Australian novel in which a young women discovers herself while touring with a country circus. Our Book No: 26616. $15 AUD.

200. Priest, Eldritch (2013). Boring Formless Nonsense: Experimental Music and the Aesthetics of Failure (1st ed). New York: Bloomsbury. 316 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, music scores in text, minimal edgewear. Focuses on contemporary experimental composition in which failure rubs elbows with the categories of chance, noise, and obscurity. The author writes from a pataphysical perspective (the philosophy of imaginary solutions) and challenges your views on creativity, failure and experimental music. ISBN: 9781441122131. Our Book No: 28447. $25 AUD.

201. Pryor, Boori (Monty); McDonald, Meme (with) (1998). Maybe Tomorrow (1st ed). Melbourne: Penguin Books. 204 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos, maps. Autobiography of the diverse life of an Aboriginal entertainer. He played it the white man's way, but still retained his black identity. ISBN: 0140273972. Our Book No: 7325. $10 AUD.

202. Ramczyk, Suzanne M. (2002). Delicious Dissembling: A Compleat Guide to Performing Restoration Comedy [A Complete Guide]. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann. 186 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, few black & white drawings. Drawing on her directing experience, and years of leading workshops on Restoration theatre, provides an historic overview of the period and the literature. Also provides analysis of the major literary devices and features, methods to approach vocal interpretation of highly artificial text, a solid grounding in period manners and movement, specific exercises to get actors quickly and easily into the Restoration style, detailed artwork of period costumes, illustrations of such period necessities as bows, curtsies, the "language" of the fan and snuff-taking. ISBN: 0325003750. Our Book No: 23407. $20 AUD.

203. Redwood, Dawn (1978). Flecker and Delius - the Making of "Hassan". London: Thames Publishing. 106 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), glossy paper, black & white photos, minimal edgewear. "Hassan" was hailed as the "greatest poetic play since The Tempest", when first produced in 1923 (Her Majesty's Theatre, produced by Basil Dean). This play brought the names of Flecker (words) and Delius (music) before the public. Redwood has researched unpublished letters to reveal the revisions of both words and music before this important play reached the stage. She also compares the lives and outlook of the two men, and analyses the plot. Includes reviews of the first British and German productions, and a note on the music for future producers. ISBN: 0905210069. Our Book No: 15025. $40 AUD.

204. Rennie, Anne (2000). Song of the Bellbirds (1st p/b ed). Sydney: Simon & Schuster. 403 pp. Paperback thick trade, very good condition, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. All young Lizzy wants to do is sing, ride the boundaries of her family's Queensland property, and dream of one day performing on stage. From the author of "Reach For The Dream" comes a bittersweet historical novel of love and heartache, set against the vast wheatfields of Queensland and the glittering opera houses of Europe and America. ISBN: 073181018X. Our Book No: 23011. $12 AUD.

205. Richardson, Matthew (2006). Once a Jolly Swagman: The Ballad of Waltzing Matilda. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press (MUP). 230 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), edges & pages lightly toned, spine ends little rubbed, minor edgewear jacket, inner hinge little split (pages firm). The history and folklore behind Australia's favourite song "Waltzing Matilda". This book attempts to answer the riddles contained within the song. ISBN: 9780522853080. Our Book No: 28102. $10 AUD.

206. Riemer, A. P. (1980). Antics Fables: Patterns of Evasion in Shakespeare's Comedies. Sydney: Sydney University Press (SUP). 229 pp. Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pages lightly toned, minor edgewear jacket (little rubbed). This book looks at Shakespeare's comedy plays and examines their curious, often teasing treatment of those moral, philosophical, and even religious issues that criticism has consistently isolated as representing Shakespeare's comic themes. A series of chapters, each dealing with a characteristic aspect of the comedies. The focus of the study is an extended examination of "The Winter's Tale". ISBN: 042400075X. Our Book No: 28817. $15 AUD.

207. Robinson, Jenefer (2005). Deeper Than Reason: Emotion and Its Role in Literature, Music, and Art (1st ed). Oxford: Oxford University Press (OUP). 500g pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), figures, single black & white photo, minor edgewear jacket, two small faint marks bottom edge. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. Examines modern psychological and neuroscientific research on the emotions, and brings them to bear on questions about our emotional involvement with the arts, literature and music. The author writes in a clear engaging style, and this book will appeal to anyone who is interested in the emotions and how they work. Also reinforces the invaluable role of the arts and humanities in our lives. ISBN: 0199263655. Our Book No: 28795. $35 AUD.

208. Robinson, Paul (1975). Karajan [Art of the Conductor]. London: Macdonald & Jane's Publishers. 158 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos centre spread, minor edgewear jacket (faint toning reverse, flap clipped), light foxing edges, faint toning pages. Biography of the famous German conductor of classical music. ISBN: 0354040316. Our Book No: 23671. $18 AUD.

209. Rowe, Normie; Nimmervoll, Ed (with) (2013). Normie: The Normie Rowe Story. London: New Holland. 192 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white & colour photos. Through dizzying highs and deep lows, Normie Rowe, pop sensation turned soldier turned beloved performer of screen and stage, has overcome break-ups, breakdowns and unexpected blows to become the Australian national treasure we know today. At one time, he was Australia's biggest musical talent with his record-breaking songs "Que Sera Sera" and "Shakin' All Over". He was drafted into the Army for service in Vietnam. The scars of battle left him with post-traumatic stress disorder. He also had to battle the breakup of his marriage and the death of his 8-year-old son. ISBN: 9781742573830. Our Book No: 10780. $20 AUD.

210. Rowley Lees, Jennie (2008). The Sydney Eisteddfod Story: 1933 - 1941 (1st ed). Sydney: Sydney Eisteddfod. 315 pp. Paperback large octavo, thick card covers with flaps, very good plus condition, black & white photos, minimal edgewear, autograph (author's written dedication). Heavy. The story of how the Sydney Eisteddfod opened in 1933, and went on to uncover a lot of amazing talent and started a cultural renaissance. An eisteddfod is a Welsh festival of literature, music and performing arts. ISBN: 9780975748329. Our Book No: 28003. $20 AUD.

211. Ruhen, Carl (1992). Sydney Male Choir: Eighty Years of Fine Harmony (1st ed). Sydney: Sydney Male Choir. 104 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, bottom corner tips rear cover & few pages lightly creased, small crease top edge front cover & few pages. The story of the Sydney Male Choir. ISBN: 0646081594. Our Book No: 23809. $15 AUD.

212. Russell, Ken (2000). Directing Films from Pitch to Premiere (1st ed). London: B. T. Batsford. 127 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white photos (some full-page), few small scratches covers, minor edgewear. About the main stages of film-making, including making a pitch for a project, screenwriting, casting, finding locations, costume design, principle photography, editing, and handling your cast and crew. The often hilarious stories of film-making over the years - both his and others - are entertaining and instructive. The book is suitable for film enthusiasts and film students. ISBN: 071348554X. Our Book No: 27093. $16 AUD.

213. Sacks, Oliver (2007). Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain (Reprint ed). London: Picador. 381 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, pages lightly toned, spine faintly creased, minor edgewear. American psychiatrist's compassionate, compelling tales of people struggling to adapt to different neurological conditions have changed the way we think of our brains, and of human experience. In this book he examines the powers of music through the individual experiences of patients, musicians, and everyday people - from the man struck by lightning and suddenly inspired to become a pianist at age 42, to a group of children with Williams Syndrome who are hypermusical from birth. ISBN: 9780330444361. Our Book No: 26500. $18 AUD.

214. Sadler, R. K.; Hayllar, T. A. S. (1994). The Plot Thickens (1st ed). Melbourne: Macmillan Education. 231 pp. Paperback small quarto, flexible cover, very good plus condition, single-colour drawings, black & white text-photos, minimal foxing edges. A drama book for middle secondary school students. This lively selection of complete playscripts is full of humour, excitement, conflict, suspense and drama. Some of the plays explore teenage relationships, some raise important social and moral issues, some are simply fun to read and perform. Each play is accompanied by interesting and imaginative activities. There is also an introduction to the elements of drama, practical advice on staging a play, and a chapter that explores how to dramatise two topical issues. ISBN: 0732926351. Our Book No: 23385. $20 AUD.

215. Salas, Jo (1999). Improvising Real Life: Personal Story in Playback Theatre (3rd revised ed). New York: Tusitala Publishing. 173 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, corner tips on covers little worn, tiny spot top edge, minor edgewear. Third revised edition. This book describes the origins, practice and philosophy of Playback Theatre. The book is illustrated with many real-life stories told in performances and workshops. Written by one of its creators. ISBN: 0964235013. Our Book No: 28326. $28 AUD.

216. Sandford, Christopher (2012). The Rolling Stones Fifty Years (1st ed). London: Simon & Schuster. 497 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, sepia (brown-tinted) & colour photos, few tiny dents front cover near spine, pages faintly toned, minor crease front cover, minor edgewear. A fascinating biography tof the story of the famous British rock'n'roll group, the Rolling Stones. He tells the human drama at the centre of their story, and explains what has made them so popular in Britain, admired for their flamboyance, creativity and lifestyles by some people, and reviled elsewhere for the same reasons. ISBN: 9780857201034. Our Book No: 28916. $25 AUD.

217. Schneider, Judith (editor) (1988). J. S. Bach French Suites with Seven Supplementary Pieces [Alfred Masterwork Edition]. Van Nuys, CA: Alfred Publishing Company. 143 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, lay-flat binding, minor edgewear corners, crease top corner front cover. Text and sheet music. This book consists of the six harpsichord suites known as the "French Suites" composed by J. S. Bach (1685 - 1750) between 1722 and 1725 in the German city of Cothen (Kothen, Saxony), where he spent six productive and happy years as Capellmeister in the court of Prince Leopold, producing some of his best known works. The only copies of the French suites in Bach's own hand surviving today were found in a music notebook, possibly a gift to his wife Anna Magdalena on her birthday in 1722, shortly after their marriage. The present edition has been newly researched. The autograph and all the manuscripts were carefully studied by the editor. Our Book No: 25563. $35 AUD.

218. Sewell, Stephen (2005). Myth, Propaganda and Disaster in Nazi Germany and Contemporary America: A Drama in 30 Scenes (Revised ed) [Currency Plays]. Sydney, Strawberry Hills: Currency Press. 89 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. An Australian in US academia finds himself dangerously at odds with the prevailing political temperature and is forced into a labyrinth of intrigue and threat. This is a major play from Australia's most explosive and challenging playwright. ISBN: 0868197750. Our Book No: 22858. $20 AUD.

219. Shepherd, Catherine (1946). Daybreak: A Play in Three Acts (2nd ed). Melbourne: Melbourne University Press (MUP). 67 pp. Paperback thin trade, dustjacket, good condition, card covers (jacket fixed to boards), yapp edges (cover extends beyond page margins), illustrated endpapers, edges & pages lightly toned, loss from jacket front bottom edge (chipped), small tear rear fore-edge, corners & top spine lightly worn; yapp edges (cover extends beyond page margins). This play was produced by Olive Wilton for the Hobart Repertory Theatre Society, at the Theatre Royal, on Saturday, 30 July 1938. The action of the play takes place in the parlour of Simon Martel's house in Hobart Town, in the year 1830. Our Book No: 26056. $10 AUD.

220. Simpson, Graham (1994). Colours of My Life: The Judith Durham Story. Sydney: Random House. 346 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white & colour photos, covers, minor edgewear. First edition. A frank and revealing biography of Australia's first international female pop star (the voice of The Seekers). She also cares for her husband who suffers motor neurone disease (MND). ISBN: 0091829763. Our Book No: 8301. $36 AUD.

221. Southall, Brian (2012). The Rise & Fall of EMI Records. London: Omnibus Press. 340 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos centre spread, minimal edgewear. EMI was founded in 1931. In a visionary move for the gramophone age, it manufactured both hardware (recording and playback equipment) and software (records and tapes). For over 50 years, EMI dominated both sectors, its music division eventually becoming the most successful in the world with a roster that at various times included The Beatles, Maria Callas, Frank Sinatra, Cliff Richard, Pink Floyd, The Beach Boys, Queen, Robbie Williams, The Spice Girls, Kate Bush and Kylie Minogue. Then in the 1990s, things started to go wrong. This is the continuing saga of Britain's greatest music company as it faces an uncertain future under new ownership. The massive debts incurred have finally taken it to the brink of a break-up. ISBN: 9781780380759. Our Book No: 16752. $15 AUD.

222. Spearritt, Gordon (1995). Essential Music Theory: Grade 4 (1st ed). Melbourne: Allans Educational. 55 pp. Paperback large quarto, stapled, good plus condition, single-colour drawings, front cover little faded one corner, covers lightly creased & rubbed, minor edgewear. Contains 50 instructional exercises (text and sheet music). The fourth in a series of texts extensively used by generations of music students. By former academic, University of Queensland, who was made a Member of the Order of Australia for his service to music education. ISBN: 1863672257. Our Book No: 14698. $15 AUD.

223. Spencer, Allan; Spencer, Leslie; Ray, Glenn (1982). Elementary Guitar Course: A Programmed Approach to Learning the Classic Guitar: Book One [Book 1]. Brisbane, Rosalie: Allan Spencer & Glenn Ray. 52 pp. Paperback large quarto, card cover, very good condition, black & white cartoons, covers lightly creased & marked, minor edgewear, owner's written name front cover. Mainly sheet music of elementary exercises for the guitar, plus a few interleaved textual instructions. Our Book No: 14651. $20 AUD.

224. Staatskapelle, Berlin; Kurz, Siegfried (conductor);Ehwald, Christian (conductor), & Rosel, Peter (soloist) (1986). Berlin Staatskapelle: Australian Tour 1986. Perth: Programme Production / Doreen Pallier & Veron Jones Design Studio. 12 pp. Paperback large quarto, card covers, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, colour photos, few full-page colour adverts, minor edgewear. A concert program for March, 1986 of the Berlin State Orchestra (Berlin Staatskapelle). The Festival of Perth arranged and managed the tour. The program guide includes adverts about Leeuwin Estate Winery, Swan Premium Lager and The Barrack House Group. Our Book No: 21937. $10 AUD.

225. Stevens, Kate (1939). Games for Parties: Competitions, Games for Small Parties and Many Players, Tableaux, and Charades and Ideas for Dances (1st ed). London: Ward, Lock & Co. 128 pp. Hardback dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), spine slanted, edges toned & lightly foxed, pages lightly toned (few lightly foxed), edge tears jacket (small loss corners, piece missing spine ends, flap clipped, reverse side foxed), tear bottom edge one page, inner hinge little split (pages firm), few pencil ticks, old price marks, written names front pastedown, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. First edition. A book useful for organisers of socials, hotel and shipboard entertainments, and also helpful to the giver of the most modest of house parties. Our Book No: 25705. $12 AUD.

226. Stewart, Douglas; Lindsay, Norman (illustrator) (1946). Ned Kelly: A Play (2nd ed). Sydney: Shepherd Press. 163 pp. Hardback dustjacket, dark blue cloth cover (gilt sketch front cover & spine lettering, little flecked), good plus condition (in fair plus dustjacket), full-page black & white plates, black & white vignettes, tide marks jacket (some bleeding red colour to reverse side, edgewear, little scratched & soiled), some tide marks top edge & fore-edge last several pages & some red bleeding (previous water contact now dry), edges lightly foxed, owner's written name, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. This second edition is slightly revised from the original 1943 edition, and contains 18 illustrations by Norman Lindsay, which capture to perfection both the spirit of the drama and the atmosphere of the period. A script for a radio play, first performed by the Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) in June 1942. (A suitable reference copy of this scarce book, but not a collectible copy.). Our Book No: 14861. $50 AUD.

227. Stewart, Douglas (editor); Keesing, Nancy (editor) (1964). Old Bush Songs, and Rhymes of Colonial Times: From the Collection of A. B. Patterson (Reprint ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 289 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), faint toning page edges, owner's bookplate front free flyleaf, reverse side jacket lightly foxed (few closed edge tears, edges little rubbed, flap clipped, minor edgewear). This book is the companion volume to "Australian Bush Ballads" published in 1954. This comprehensive collection of Australia's unique bush songs has a great deal of allied composition of the early days, verses by convicts, the first colonial ballads and broadsheets, and similar material. New material has been included, and many songs thought to be anonymous have been attributed to their rightful authors. Our Book No: 26122. $18 AUD.

228. Stoler Miller, Barbara (1984). The Gitagovinda of Jayadeva: Love Song of the Dark Lord (Reprint ed) [Indian Series of the Translations Collection of the United Nations (UNESCO)]. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass. 225 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, tiny scuff top spine, small closed tear spine, minor edgewear. This dramatic lyrical poem, translated & edited here by Stoler Miller, is a unique work in Indian literature and a source of inspiration in both medieval and contemporary Vaisnavism. It describes the loves of Krsna and Radha in 12 cantos containing 24 songs. The poem is really a kind of drama, of the ragakavya type, since it is usually acted. ISBN: 8120803671. Our Book No: 28374. $15 AUD.

229. Street, Eloise (1963). Sepass Tales: The Songs of Y-Ail-Mihth. Chilliwack, BC: Sepass Trust. 110 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in good plus dustjacket), few black & white text-photos (including frontispiece), jacket little creased, top edge little foxed, minor edgewear, rubber stamp, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. Transcriptions of the Songs of Y-Ail-Mihth (The Ancient Singer), a creation myth of the American Indians, as recorded by Eloise Street. Chief Sepass of Chilliwack directed their translation and rhythmic cadence. The introduction on Chief Sepass and his people is by Oliver N. Wells, an authority on the Chilliwack tradition. Our Book No: 14568. $15 AUD.

230. Suzuki, Shinichi (1971). Duets for Violins: Second Violin Parts to Selections from Suzuki Violin School Volumes 1, 2 and 3 (Revised ed). Miami: Summy-Birchard. 16 pp. Paperback quarto, stapled card cover, very good condition. Sheet music for violin: Suzuki Method International. Includes tunes from Suzuki, folk songs, Bach, Handel, Beethoven, Martini. ISBN: 0874870933. Our Book No: 13987. $10 AUD.

231. Tankard, Geoffrey (1988). Foundations of Pianoforte Technique. [Sevenoaks]: Novello. 32 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, minor creasing corners. Sheet music, being technical exercises about how to play the right note at the right time and in the right way, accompanied by brief instructions. By professor, Royal College of Music, London. Our Book No: 16437. $15 AUD.

232. Tate, Brad (1988). Down & Outback. Woden, ACT: Popinjay Publications. 89 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, card cover, stapled, owner's written name. Words and sheet music, for a collection of songs, bush ballads and dance tunes that have involved the author during his 20 years of association with folk music in Australia. Our Book No: 16561. $16 AUD.

233. Taylor, Bronnie; Harrhy, Edith; Rentoul Outhwaite, Ida (illustrator) (1941). Songs for Young Australians (Reprint ed) [Imperial Edition, no 490: Plate B4098]. Melbourne, Adelaide, Bendigo: Allan & Co. 40 pp. Paperback wide octavo, good plus condition, black & white drawings (headers), faint vertical crease early pages, spine chipped & repaired archival tape, few small edge tears, minor edgewear. (Copyright date, 1941, Muir 7264, price 2/6. First edition.) Vocal sheet music for children (words by Taylor, music by Harrhy). The songs: Sleepyhead; The Little Bear; Wagtail; The Kookaburra's Dinner; The Camel; Nobody Knew; Doctor Kangaroo; I Want to go to the Zoo; Said the Kanga to the Emu; The Little Hunter; Storm Wind; The Train at night. Cover picture (fairy & 3 kookaburras) by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite (signed IRO). Rear cover advert (146): "New Song Books for Children" (about 1949, possible reprint). Our Book No: 15546. $40 AUD.

234. Taylor, Hollis; Rose, Jon (2007). Post Impressions: A Travel Book for Tragic Intellectuals (1st ed). Portland, OR: Twisted Fiddle. 243 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, colour photos, bottom corner front cover little creased, includes DVD. An American woman and an Australian man set out to explore and perform on the giant musical instruments covering the continent of Australia: fences. Their travelogue includes a bonus DVD of 40 outback fence performances, 88 colour photos, and transcriptions of fence music and birdsong. ISBN: 9780646471747. Our Book No: 24600. $15 AUD.

235. Tovey, Donald Francis; Foss, Hubert J. (editor) & Walker, Dr Ernest (biographical foreword) (1946). A Musician Talks: The Integrity of Music: Volume 1 (3rd imp. ed). London: Oxford University Press (OUP). 161 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), pages & edges lightly toned, endpapers & edges lightly foxed, spine ends & edges little rubbed, flap clipped jacket (little faded including spine, faint scuff front cover), bookshop label front pastedown. This book is the permanent form of the late Sir Donald Tovey's Cramb and Alsop Lectures which he delivered at Glasgow and at Liverpool Universities respectively. Our Book No: 27591. $15 AUD.

236. Trewin, Wendy (1989). The Royal General Theatrical Fund: A History 1838 - 1988. London: Society for Theatre Research. 171 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, top corners lightly bumped, minor edgewear jacket. The story of the Royal General Theatrical Fund Association, London. The fund sprung up when five actors in 1838 met to discuss the need for a fund to avert "the combined evils of age and poverty" among the great body of actors. A great book about the history of theatre. ISBN: 0854300465. Our Book No: 23143. $15 AUD.

237. Tucker, James; Von Rosenberg, Otto (pseudonym) & Roderick, Colin (editor) (1996). The Grahame's Vengeance, or The Fate of James the First, King of Scotland: A Historical Drama in Three Acts. Townsville: Foundation for Australian Literary Studies / James Cook University. 85 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos (including frontispiece), minor edgewear. An historical drama about the murder of James I of Scotland by Robert Grahame in 1437. Written by the convict James Tucker, author of Ralph Rashleigh, at Port Macquarie, NSW, in 1845. This is the first authentic transcription of the manuscript, together with a biographical sketch and commentary on the play. ISBN: 0864435827. Our Book No: 13232. $15 AUD.

238. Vidor, King (1973). On Film Making (1st UK ed). London: W. H. Allen. 239 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white photos centre spread, stock photo differs from this copy. The famous American director explains the development of the modern motion picture, and techniques of filmmaking, based on his extensive personal experience. His films include War and Peace, The Big Parade, Our Daily Bread, Street Scene, The Crowd, Duel in the Sun, The Citadel, and uncredited parts of The Wizard of Oz. ISBN: 0491011202. Our Book No: 3734. $18 AUD.

239. Voller, Debbi (1990). Madonna: The New Illustrated Biography (Revised ed). London: Omnibus Press. 104 pp. Paperback large wide quarto, very good condition, black & white & colour photos (many full-page), minor edgewear. During the 1980s Madonna has become the most successful female singer in the history of pop music. An updated edition of the best selling illustrated biography which traces her life and career from childhood in Detroit through her early struggles to her most recent hit LP 'Like a Prayer' and beyond. Included are the harrowing details of her broken marriage to Sean Penn, her obsession with dance, the nude modelling, her early bands and disco records, Live Aid, her films, the massively successful 'Who's That Girl' tour and much more. ISBN: 0711921857. Our Book No: 16678. $20 AUD.

240. Wheatley, Nadia; Buczynski, Waldemar (drawings) & Phillips, Neil (drawings) (1984). Dancing in the Anzac Deli: Based on a Screenplay by Nadia Wheatley and Terry Larsen (1st ed). Melbourne: Oxford University Press (OUP). 119 pp. Hardback small, good condition, black & white drawings, illustrated endpapers, pages lightly toned, light foxing edges & few pages, tiny scuff marks edges, base spine & bottom corners little rubbed, cover corners little bumped, tiny cuts top edges few pages, top corners two pages creased (bookmark), sticker (number) inside rear cover. Children's novel about Newtown (Sydney). Sequel to "Five Times Dizzy". Now part of the TV mini-series "Five Times Dizzy". Commended in the Australian Children's Book of the Year awards. ISBN: 0195545761. Our Book No: 27818. $10 AUD.

241. White, Liz (2002). The Action Manual: Techniques for Enlivening Group Process and Individual Counselling (1st ed). Toronto: Liz White. 209 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, minor edgewear, theory boxes, autograph (author's written name title page). This textbook combines theory and practice, understanding and action for work with individuals and groups. Each chapter has an introduction, ideas and exercises that inform and facilitate the group phase. There is a theory box, step-by-step instructions and possible applications. The manual will be useful for trainees in psychodrama, sociometry and/or group process, life skills coaches, counsellors and therapists working one-to-one or in groups, consultants working with organizational team-building and conflict resolution, and supervisors who want to add empowerment to their work. ISBN: 0968989608. Our Book No: 28362. $40 AUD.

242. White, Patrick; Armfield, Neil (director) (2000). A Cheery Soul. Sydney: Playbill Pty Ltd / Sydney Theatre Company. Unnum 36 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, stapled pamphlet, card cover, black & white & colour text-photos & adverts. A playbill for this revival of Patrick White's play "A Cheery Soul", jointly produced by the Sydney Theatre Company, Company Belvoir, in association with Sydney Festival and the Sydney Opera House Trust. This production opened at the Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House, on 30 December, 2000. Loosely inserted: Single-sheet brochure advertising a performance in Brisbane at the Suncorp Theatre in June 1992, also directed by Neil Armfield. Our Book No: 16589. $60 AUD.

243. Wilkins, Richard (2011). Black Ties, Red Carpets, Green Rooms (1st ed). Sydney: New Holland. 254 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good dustjacket), few sepia (brown tinted) photos, black & white & colour photos, minimal edgewear jacket, base spine little rubbed. This book is a collection of the authors favourite, most interesting and strangest star encounters. As Channel Nine's entertainment editor and the original face of MTV Australia, he has interviewed many stars including Madonna, Mick Jagger, Barbara Streisand and Mariah Carey. ISBN: 9781742571041. Our Book No: 27628. $18 AUD.

244. Williams, Raymond (1972). Drama in Performance (Revised, reprint ed). Harmondsworth: pelican Books / Penguin Books. 194 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, pages toned, minor edgewear, bookshop label inside front cover. Analysis of actual productions with reference to their social setting. He discusses the effect on drama of new techniques in film and television and concludes this critical essay with a review of contemporary possibilities. ISBN: 0140214593. Our Book No: 25511. $10 AUD.

245. Williams, Raymond; McCallum, Pamela (editor) (2006). Modern Tragedy (Reissue ed) [Broadview Encore Editions]. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press. 256 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good plus condition. This book, first published in 1966, is a study of the ideas and ideologies which have influenced the production and analysis of tragedy. The author sees tragedy both in terms of literary tradition and in relation to the tragedies of modern society, of revolution and disorder, and of individual experience. ISBN: 1551116340. Our Book No: 22721. $20 AUD.

246. Williamson, David (1992). Emerald City (Reprint ed). Sydney, Paddington: Currency Press. 75 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, base spine rubbed, bottom corner tips covers little creased, minor edgewear. This play is a fast-moving, wisecracking commentary on morals, and the rivalries and passions to be encountered on the road to success. ISBN: 0868191701. Our Book No: 26278. $10 AUD.

247. Williamson, David (1993). Brilliant Lies (1st ed). Sydney: Currency Press. 74 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, edges lightly foxed. A serious comedy, this play is a masterful piece of dramatic argument which directs our sympathy from party to party, uncovering layers of residual damage beneath the surfacer allegations. ISBN: 0868193712. Our Book No: 26270. $10 AUD.

248. Williamson, David (1995). Dead White Males (1st ed). Sydney, Paddington: Currency Press. 99 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, front cover corner tips lightly worn, slight crease top edge few pages, bottom corner creased front cover, edges & cover little marked. This play is partly a satire aimed at the political correctness enforced on society by the 'holy' ideologies of post-structuralism, radical feminism and multiculturalism. The tone of the play is one of wryness rather than belligerent anger. ISBN: 0868194433. Our Book No: 27063. $10 AUD.

249. Wise, Sandra; Linton, Lina (illustrator) (2004). Nina Rose's Toes (1st ed). [Perth, West Perth]: Sassey Pty Ltd. 40 pp. Hardback wide quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings (some full-page), spine ends & cover corners little bumped, top corner tip front cover scuffed, few light creases some pages, shop sticker inside front cover. This is a children's picture story of Nina Rose who loved to dance on the tips of her toes. Nina saw the older students at ballet, dancing in pointed shoes and tries to copy them, with disastrous results. However bad luck turns to good fortune when she guides her friend to success in the concert. ISBN: 097520761X. Our Book No: 27914. $30 AUD.

250. Witcombe, Eleanor (1949). The Bushranger. Sydney, Mosman: Mosman Children's Theatre Club (MCTC). 4 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, single folded sheet, pages creased & lightly toned. This small pamphlet lists the cast of this play for children. Also presents the story behind "The Bushranger". It is a tale of happenings on the old Bathurst Road during the turbulent days of the Gold Rush. The rear pages contains a notice for an exhibition of children's art, as well a list of committee members of the MCTC. Our Book No: 15471. $10 AUD.

251. Wood, Leonie (2007). Funny Business: The Rise and Fall of Steve Vizard (1st ed). Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 338 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good plus condition, black & white photos, tiny crease fore-edge front cover, minimal edgewear. Uncovers the man behind the public persona: the well-liked Australian comedian and media personality, who later fell foul of the law over business dealings. ISBN: 9781741753295. Our Book No: 23408. $15 AUD.

252. Wright, John C.; Jones, Toby (foreword) (2006). Why is That So Funny? A Practical Exploration of Physical Comedy (1st ed). London: Nick Hern Books. 334 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. Starts with a discussion of the various types of laughter that can be provoked by performance. Then presents graduated sequences of over 100 games and exercises devised to demonstrate and investigate the whole range of comic possibilities open to a performer and to test every assertion made. This is an invaluable resource for performers, directors, students and teachers. ISBN: 1854597825. Our Book No: 22722. $15 AUD.

253. Yablonsky, Lewis (1976). Psychodrama: Resolving Emotional Problems Through Role-Playing (Reprint ed). New York: Basic Books. 293 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), cloth cover little rubbed, pages faintly toned, spine jacket little faded, top edge little marked, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve (Brodart). The author explains how the emotional and social problems in one's life may be helped by the use of psychodrama. The author shows in detail the way in which self-help psychodrama groups can be organized to resolve problems between parent and child, husband and wife, teacher and student. An epilogue tells the story of J. L. Moreno and his founding of psychodrama. ISBN: 0465066399. Our Book No: 28321. $25 AUD.

254. Yangchen, Soname (2006). Child of Tibet: The Story of Soname's Flight to Freedom (1st ed). London: Piatkus. 184 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, colour photos, minimal edgewear. The author was born in the Tibetan countryside during the Chinese occupation. In this inspiring autobiography, set against the backdrop of a turbulent Tibet, she talks about a different culture and way of life. One woman's indomitable spirit sustains her through desperate circumstances, heartache, international singing success and, at last, reunion with her lost family. ISBN: 0749951117. Our Book No: 24078. $15 AUD.