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1. Adams, William (& Company Limited) (1939). William Adams & Company Limited Catalogue: Everything for Engineers (Perth ed). Perth: William Adams & Company Limited. 496 pp. Paperback large wide octavo, good condition, pictorial card covers, concealed staples, green cloth spine (worn, toned, spine ends little torn), black & white text-photos, tables, covers rubbed & creased, page edges toned, corner tips front cover missing (tips first few pages worn), small tear & scuff first order form, hanging hole top spine, stub of return card, some edgewear. A heritage business catalogue prepared for the Australian engineering industry. There are black & white illustrations of tools and equipment available and their prices. This catalogue was published in 1939 and is aimed to be as complete a reference book as possible. The goods stocked and sold by William Adams are in their various branches in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane. There are four order forms intact at the front of the Catalogue. The house of William Adams was established in 1884 in Sydney. A good way to have a look at the history of some of the early Australian tools and equipment. (Perth edition.). Our Book No: 40635. $50 AUD.

2. Annear, Judy; Ewin, Samuel Arthur (artist) (1981). The Ewing Collection (2nd ed). Melbourne: Ewing Gallery, Melbourne University Union. 52 pp. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white & colour text-photos (paintings), faint foxing top edge, pages faintly toned, staples slightly rusted, cover corner tips slightly creased, white background covers little marked, minor edgewear. This stapled exhibition catalogue is about the collection donated by Samuel Arthur Ewing in 1938 to Melbourne University. This is the second catalogue of the Ewing collection at the University: the first was published in 1938 to record the gift and the opening of the Ewing Gallery. The range of works by Hans Heysen in the Ewing collection is large, including a very early oil painting (Cat. no. 8) and eight works on paper from the 1900s to 1933. These are a good indication of Heyson's Australian landscapes as well as his work while in Europe at the turn of the century. ISBN: 0959725482. Our Book No: 40682. $20 AUD.

3. Apter, Jeff; Gees, Bee (2015). Tragedy: The Sad Ballad of the Gibb Brothers (1st ed). Melbourne: Echo Publishing. 282 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, minor edgewear. Biography of the famous British pop group who also lived in Australia. The book is about their innovative sound and turbulent personal lives. There are revealing photos, musical insights, drama, and backstage stories. The true, inside story of the Bee Gees music - their ambition, creative imagination and fame. ISBN: 978170060183. Our Book No: 40631. $20 AUD.

4. Archives, Australian; Nichols, George (foreword) (1991). Lighthouses in Australia: A Guide to Records held by the Australian Archives (1st ed) [Subject Guide No 1]. Canberra: Australian Archives. 172 pp. Paperback quarto, good condition, fold-out map at rear, faint foxing edges, two small ridges spine, covers & corner tips little creased, small crush & tear top edge rear cover, some edgewear, internal pages clean. This guide lists records held by the Australian Archives regional offices relating to the administration and operation of lighthouses, both manned and automatic. This guide also includes records which are less than 30 years old which will become available for public access in future years. Records are listed in chronological order by series date range within each section. The guide is divided into chapters by State, with supplements dealing with the central administration of lighthouses, lighthouse ships, and photographs (this list draws together references made in earlier chapters to photos of lighthouses, but there are no photos in the guide). This book will be of interest to anyone wanting to learn about an important part of our history. ISBN: 0642166250. Our Book No: 30748. $30 AUD.

5. Arlen, Michael J.; Blaise, Clark (introduction) (2002). Passage to Ararat (Reprint ed). St Paul, MN: Ruminator Books. 293 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, spine lightly creased, minor edgewear. A New York journalist embarks on a journey to rediscover the ethnic ties that his father had severed. The classic award-winning tale of Arlen's search for his Armenian identity, personal history, and to learn about a culture about which he knew almost nothing. National Book Award winner. ISBN: 1886913056. Our Book No: 22292. $10 AUD.

6. Arndt, Peter (1986). RSI Explained. Melbourne, Hawthorn: Hudson Publishing. 104 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, few black & white drawings, faint foxing edges, tiny mark top edge, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. Discusses repetitive strain injuries (RSI) and how it affects the individual, employers, and the professionals involved in helping affected people. Written by a Melbourne GP. ISBN: 0949873055. Our Book No: 22297. $10 AUD.

7. Aroney, Ellie; Feain, Paul (2016). Ion Idriess: An Annotated and Illustrated Bibliography. Sydney: Sydney Rare Book Auctions / Cornstalk Bookshop / Imprint Publishing. 126 + 19 pp. Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, as new condition (in as new dustjacket), colour photos, endpaper map, glossy paper. An illustrated bibliography of all 56 bestselling books by the popular Australian writer Ion Idriess. Each book (arranged alphabetically by title) covers 2 to 4 pages, and consists of photos of the dustjacket and cloth covers, plus a list of each edition and reprint, including publisher, month and year published, and print run (where known). There are separate sections on the illustrators and photographers. A unique guide. (No 105 of a limited edition of 200 autographed copies.) ISBN: 9780994522801. Our Book No: 16795. $140 AUD.

8. Aronsten, Erica; Dare, Zana; Nobonb, illustrator (2016). The Creative Pulse: Five Steps to Stretch your Imagination (1st ed) [5 Steps]. Sydney: Creative Kick Start. 91 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, minimal edgewear. This book looks at the links between art and writing and shows you how to improve your creative fitness and wellbeing. The book contains easy exercises for artists and writers. ISBN: 9780987457103. Our Book No: 30758. $30 AUD.

9. Aubrey, Ronald K. (1975). The Pictorial History of the Railways and Tramways of Western Tasmania (1st ed). Hobart: OBM Bookshop. 52 pp. Paperback small wide quarto, very good condition, thin card covers, stapled, black & white text-photos, pages faintly toned, few tiny spots & light marks covers, staples little rusted. This wonderful book is a look into the history of the West Coast of Tasmania as well as a look at their railways and tramways. The author states that it is not a complete record of the past, however, the photos should be of interest to a historian and anyone wanting to learn about the early history of this fascinating part of Australia. A great addition to any Australian history or train book collection. ISBN: 0959903410. Our Book No: 40667. $30 AUD.

10. Augustine, Geoff (1988). Introducing OzCroc: The Little Croc Wonder from Downunder! (1st ed). [Melbourne]: Budget Books. Unnum 64 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, stapled, very good condition, black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, edges lightly toned, minor edgewear. This is Ozcroc's first comic book. Travel with Ozcroc and his mate Milt the Ranger, from the USA, to the back of Bourke, through the streets of New York, and both sides of the Black Stump. There are 120 comic adventures to make you laugh ISBN: 0732302129. Our Book No: 40663. $15 AUD.

11. Australian State Road Authorities, National Association of (1987). Bush Track to Highway: 200 Years of Australian Roads. Sydney: National Association of Australian State Road Authorities (NAASRA). 86 pp. Paperback small quarto, good plus condition, black & white & colour text-photos, maps, faint foxing rear cover & spine. This illustrated period booklet highlights some of the remarkable accomplishments in road and bridge building of each Australian state during the past 200 years (a separate chapter for each state). An endorsed Australian Bicentennial activity. Compliments card included. ISBN: 0855882077. Our Book No: 22123. $10 AUD.

12. Barnes, Victor; English, Hal (illustrator) (1972). Aboriginal Tales (Large format ed). Sydney: Golden Press. unnum 26 pp. Hardback small folio (32cm), no jacket, fair to good condition (reading copy), pictorial boards, illustrated endpapers, full-page colour drawings, corners boards bumped & worn (worn parts enhanced with texta), spine ends chipped, plastic tape along spine, some edgewear top & bottom edges. This beautifully illustrated children's story is about a boy named Bahmee who discovers how to make a boomerang. The large full-colour drawings make this a delightful children's picture story for any child, or adult interested in Aboriginal folklore. The scarce large-format edition (reading copy). ISBN: 0855580607. Our Book No: 40629. $20 AUD.

13. Basedow, Herbert; Welch, David M. (editor) (2008 ). Notes on Some Native Tribes of Central Australia (1st ed) [Australian Aboriginal Culture Series]. Virginia, NT: David M. Welch. 154 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, colour & black & white text-photos, maps, two sepia (brown-tinted) photos (flyleaf & frontispiece), drawings, minor edgewear This fascinating book is an early record of the people of the Musgrave, Mann and Tomkinson Ranges, in far-north South Australia, before their lives changed forever by contact with European civilisation. Anthropologist and geologist Herbert Basedow traveled through the lands of people known today as the Antakarinja, Yankuntjatjara, Luritja and Pitjantjatjara. This book contains the material recorded by Herbert Basedow during an expedition lasting from March to November 1903, from his anthropological notes, his journal notes and previously unpublished photographs from his photo album. (No 5 in this series.). ISBN: 9780977503544. Our Book No: 40624. $60 AUD.

14. Baxter, Carol J. (editor) (1988). General Muster and Land and Stock Muster of New South Wales 1822 (1st stated ed). Sydney: Australian Biographical and Genealogical Record (ABGR) / Society of Australian Genealogists (SAG). 780 pp. Hardback large octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, red cloth cover (gilt lettering), frontispiece photo, pages lightly toned, light foxing top edge, cover corners little bumped, minor edgewear. Heavy (1.4 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. A transcription of the 1822 muster, which provides an unequalled record of all settlers (free settlers and convicts) in New South Wales at the end of the first generation of European settlement. Includes the occupation of each settler, family groupings, and settlers to which individual convicts were assigned. The year 1822 saw the end of an era, with the departure of Major-General Lachlan Macquarie, the longest serving Governor of the colony. The 1822 musters are very important records, reflecting the nature of the colony at the end of his governorship, through the circumstances of the individuals residing in the colony. The muster provides confirmation of, or sometimes the only reference to, other relationships as well. Details of husbands, wives, sons and daughters are frequently recorded - however, the muster also includes references to grandchildren, nephews and nieces, brothers and sisters and even adopted children. This book will be a good reference for anyone with an interest in Australian history and genealogy. ISBN: 0949032085. Our Book No: 40633. $70 AUD.

15. Bayley, William A. (1971). Port Arthur Railway across Tasman Peninsula: Australia's First Railway. Bulli, NSW: Austrail Publications. 64 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, card covers, black & white text-photos, maps, faint foxing edges, staples slightly rusted, spine little rubbed, covers little faded & rubbed, minor edgewear. A booklet about the first railway in Australia, laid down in the second colony established, and linking two of the most attractive and popular historical resorts on Australia's tourist island. A great booklet for anyone interested in Australian history. (No date, about 1971, Trove.). Our Book No: 40662. $15 AUD.

16. Beckett, Richard; Millen, Gregory (photographer) (1985). Guide to Australian Gemstones (Revised, reprint ed). Sydney, Surry Hills: Reader's Digest. 52 pp. Paperback small, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, card covers, colour text-photos, maps, sticker mark & few minimal scuffs, minor edgewear. This small booklet describes the main Australian gemstones, and the maps show the areas where they are found. A great way to learn about these fascinating gems. ISBN: 0949819387. Our Book No: 40665. $10 AUD.

17. Benedictine Mission, West Australian (1973). The Story of New Norcia (Revised or 2nd ed). New Norcia, WA: Benedictine Community of New Norcia. 52 pp. Paperback trade, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, black & white photos, minimal creasing & edgewear. The remarkable story of the Benedictine Monastery, 80 miles north of Perth (Western Australia). The founder, Bishop Salvado, had a mission to educate Aboriginal Australians. Our Book No: 20880. $10 AUD.

18. Bertocci, P. A. (Peter Anthony) (1988). The Person and Primary Emotions [Recent Research in Psychology]. New York: Springer-Verlag. 340 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, few light creases covers, minor edgewear, minor annotation single page. An academic psychological and philosophical text that describes the role of the person in the primary emotions. Proposes that the unlearned motives of persons are primary emotions. By emeritus professor of philosophy, Boston University. Second ISBN: 3540968121. SALE PRICE. ISBN: 0387968121. Our Book No: 22238. $30 AUD.

19. Blackman, Barbara (1997). Glass after Glass: Autobiographical Reflections (1st ed). Melbourne: Viking / Penguin Books. 408 pp. Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, minor edgewear. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. Reflective memoirs of Barbara Blackman (legally blind), who was first married to Charles Blackman - the Australian painter - and later to Marcel Veldhoven. Her portraits of family and friends, many to become Australia's finest artists, reveal both a delightful sense of the absurd, and a great capacity to love. ISBN: 0670872725. Our Book No: 14212. $30 AUD.

20. Branagan, J. G. (1990). History of Holy Trinity Church Launceston, 1842 - 1989. Launceston: Regal Publications. 95 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, top corner rear cover creased, few pinhead dents rear cover, faint toning inside covers & edges, rear cover slightly rubbed, minor edgewear. This fascinating book is about the Holy Trinity Church at Launceston. The details about the Church were difficult to find as sections of the early vestry minutes and other records could not be found. The author had the assistance of older members of the congregation, old newspaper clippings, visits to the Diocesan Registrar's office, the State Archives, and the local Queen Victoria Museum and the Northern Regional Library, to complete this story. Includes four colour postcards of the Church. (No date, but 1990, Trove.). ISBN: 0949457523. Our Book No: 40669. $20 AUD.

21. Brothers, Christian (1944). Christian Brothers High School Lewisham [Prospectus]. Sydney: Cresta Ptg Co. (Printer). 56 pp. Paperback small wide octavo, very good condition, grey card cover, many sepia (brown-tinted) photos, prize lists & statistics, honour roll, adverts, front cover & corner rear cover creased (little marked), pages little toned, some edgewear. A comprehensive prospectus for this popular Catholic school in Sydney's inner west (Australia). Numerous pictures of student classes. Our Book No: 17914. $30 AUD.

22. Brown, Marie-Annette; Robinson, Jo (with) (2003). When Your Body Gets the Blues: The Clinically Proven Programme for Women who Feel Tired and Stressed and Eat Too Much (1st UK, reprint ed). London: Rodale Press. 219 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, graphs, tables, bottom corners few pages little creased, minor edgewear. The authors discuss their Levity program for combating fatigue, stress and overweight. Levity refers to Light, Exercise and Vitamin Intervention Therapy. The author is an American professor of nursing. ISBN: 1405033401. Our Book No: 22143. $10 AUD.

23. Bryant, & May's; E and A, Line; P and O, ship (1930). MATCHBOX LABELS: Maritime Matchbox Labels (3 labels). City Not Stated: Various Publishers. n/a pp. Each label: Ephemera small oblong, matchbox labels, fair to good condition, some edgewear, pasted on white paper backing sheet. Three maritime matchbox labels: P and O; E and A Line (Australia, Borneo, Manila, China, Japan with The Eastern & Australian Steamship Co Ltd Logo); Bryant & May's P And O Brymay Special Safety Match British Made. (No date, but 1920s to 1930s suggested.). Our Book No: 40644. $15 AUD.

24. Bryant, & May's; Match Works, Australian; Bell, & Co; Safety Matches, Federal (1930). MATCHBOX LABELS: Assorted Australian Matchbox Labels (12 labels). Australia: Various Publishers. n/a pp. Each matchbox label: Ephemera small oblong, fair to good condition, small edge losses & scuffs (notably two labels), some edgewear, pasted on white paper backing sheet. Twelve matchbox labels (one of each unless stated): Bryant & May's Crown Safety Matches (2) , Bryant & May's Brymay Safety Match (Made In Australia), Captain Cook Safety Matches, Bell & Co. (2, one Acorn, one Platypus), Australian Match Works (3, one Coo-ee, one Acme, one Good Light), Federal Match Co, (3, of which state Sydney NSW). (No dates, but suggested 1930s, but could be later. Postage will be reduced for this item.). Our Book No: 40641. $20 AUD.

25. Burleigh, Michael (2009). Blood Rage: A Cultural History of Terrorism (Reprint updated ed). London: HarperPerennial. 581 pp. Paperback large trade, very good condition, black & white & colour photos, pages lightly toned, spine little creased, minor edgewear. This analysis focuses on the distorted morality that drives terrorists to organise and operate, revealing who they are and the wider support encouraging them. The award-winning author explores the terrorist mind and the nature of terrorism from its origins in the West to today’s global threat of jihadist violence. The book has been fully updated to include the recent Mumbai terror attacks and continued military clashes in Gaza. ISBN: 9780007242252. Our Book No: 30745. $20 AUD.

26. Byrne, Maureen; Historical Archaeology, Australian Society for (with) (1976). Ross Bridge, Tasmania (1st ed). Sydney: Australian Society for Historical Archaeology, University of Sydney. 51 pp. Paperback large wide octavo, very good condition, card covers, concealed staples, plans (one fold-out), black & white plates at rear, single colour plate at front, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear, letter to author loosely inserted. The Ross Bridge spans the Macquarie River in the Midlands of Tasmania. It is the focal point of one of Australia's most important historical villages. Miss Byrne provides the introductory summary, text and photographic records to explain the methods and materials used to provide a roadway off this triple arch bridge, 140 years ago. (Limited edition, 1000 copies.This is no. 501. Loosely inserted letter to Maureen Byrne from Prof. Dr. Arch. Piero Gazzola.). ISBN: 090979703X. Our Book No: 40664. $30 AUD.

27. Caro, Jane (2015). Plain-speaking Jane (1st ed). Sydney: Pan Macmillan. 377 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour & black & white & sepia (brown-tinted) photos, top corner tip front cover & bottom corner tip rear cover creased, crease in spine, three tiny pin-head holes in front cover & first five pages, small rubbed spot front cover, minor edgewear. Autobiography of Australian communication consultant and social commentator. Her life story and its many ups and downs that she has learnt to cope with. Jane also speaks honestly about her battle with anxiety, and offers hope and assurance that it is not a life sentence. The book is written with panache and wit in which Jane celebrates a perfectly imperfect life. ISBN: 9781743534847. Our Book No: 30743. $20 AUD.

28. Carr, Harry; Wilson, Pam; Pullen, Noelene; McCluskey, Lorna (1999). Settlement of Baulkham Hills and Castle Hill Townships 1791 - 1997 (2nd ed). Sydney, Castle Hill: Hills District Historical Society / Printed by Southwood Press. 114 pp. Hardback quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, illustrated endpapers (photos), black & white text-photos, maps, covers little rubbed, autograph (author's written names). This local northwestern Sydney history sets out the timeline of change from Dharug land to tentative exploration by the Europeans, the allocation of farming grants to emancipated convicts and the reservation of vast areas as a government reserve. Summarises the impact of transport and the gradual provision of services - schools, churches, law and order, commerce, utilities and communications. The many photos show this dramatic sense of change. A great way to learn about this interesting part of Sydney. ISBN: 0957760205. Our Book No: 30749. $60 AUD.

29. Clark, Gary (1983). Swamp: Run For Your Lives! (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Paddington: Swamp Productions. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, minimal scuffing covers, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name inside front cover). All the fun of the Swamp with Wart & Mort, Old Man Croc, Nit Picker Bird, Ding Duck, Turtle and Snail, Lungfish and the many visitors to the swamp. There is a photo and story about Gary Clark on the reverse side of the title page. This book has selected cartoons from Life Goes On, and Kneedeep in the Swamp - thus a compilation of his earliest cartoons. ISBN: 0959253386. Our Book No: 40652. $20 AUD.

30. Clark, Gary (1983 ). Kneedeep in the Swamp: 80 More Pages of Swamp Mania (1st ed). Brisbane, Broadway: Gary Clark. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, good condition, stapled (rusted), black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, spine rubbed, bottom corner front cover creased, rear cover lightly creased, black texta covers price on cover, small biro mark near spine, minor edgewear & rubbing, autograph (author's written name inside of the front cover). All the fun of the Swamp with Wart and Mort, Old Man Croc, Nit Picker Bird, Ding Duck, Turtle and Snail, Lungfish and the many visitors to the Swamp. These are some of his earlier cartoons. ISBN: 0959253319. Our Book No: 40653. $18 AUD.

31. Clark, Gary (1985). Head High in The Swamp: 80 pages of Contagious Humor from The Swamp Cartoon Strip (1st ed). Brisbane, Broadway: Swamp Productions. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, good plus condition, stapled (little rusted), black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, corner tips covers little scuffed, covers minimally marked, black texta covering old price & sticker mark front cover, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name inside front cover). All the fun of the Swamp with Wart & Mort, Old Man Croc, Nit Picker Bird, Ding Duck, Turtle and Snail, Lungfish and the many visitors to The Swamp. It all started with Life Goes On, followed by Kneedeep and Up to the Neck. In this book the Swamp bunch are up to more crazy adventures. Wart and Mort are on the cover making comments about Ding Duck. ISBN: 0959253343. Our Book No: 40654. $20 AUD.

32. Clark, Gary (1988). Swamp: Flip Flappity Flippity (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Paddington: Swamp Productions. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, minimal scuffing covers, spine little rubbed, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name inside front cover). All the fun of the Swamp with Wart and Mort, Old Man Croc, Nit Picker Bird, Ding Duck, Turtle and Snail, Lungfish and the many visitors to the swamp. There is a photo and story about Gary Clark on page 3. In this book Ding Duck is the main character as he tries to learn the art of flying. ISBN: 0959253378. Our Book No: 40656. $20 AUD.

33. Clark, Gary (1988). Swamp: Clear for Take-off: Full Colour Collector's Edition No. 1 (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Paddington: Semic Press (Aust). 50 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, full-colour cartoons, corner tips covers slightly creased, crease in front cover, page edges lightly toned, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name & recipient name inside front cover), small biro drawing inside front cover. This is Swamp, as you’ve never seen it before. There are 184 full-colour strips featuring new and selected favourites from The Swamp. There is a photo of Gary Clark and a short description of his career on the rear cover. (Recipient written name of James [cartoonist James Kemsley, creator of Ginger Meggs], and drawing of Ding Duck inside cover.). ISBN: 0959253394. Our Book No: 40658. $30 AUD.

34. Clark, Gary (1989). Swamp at Ease!: Selected Cartoons from Up to the Neck, Head High, and Swamped (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Paddington: Swamp Productions. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, minor edgewear corner tips, autograph (author's written name inside front cover). All the cartoon fun of the Swamp with Wart & Mort, Old Man Croc, Nit Picker Bird, Ding Duck, Turtle & Snail, Lungfish and the many visitors to the swamp. There is a black & white photo of a young Gary Clark at one of his favourite lagoons, this is where he got the inspiration to create a new cartoon strip, “Swamp”. This book is a compilation of selected cartoons from his 3rd, 4th and 5th books and forms an accompaniment to his first compilation title Run for Your Lives. ISBN: 1875270000. Our Book No: 40655. $25 AUD.

35. Clark, Gary (1989). Swamp: Home Sweet Home (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Paddington: Swamp Productions. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, base spine little rubbed, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name inside front cover). All the fun of the Swamp with Wart and Mort, Old Man Croc, Nit Picker Bird, Ding Duck, Turtle and Snail, Lungfish and the many visitors to the swamp. In this book Ding Duck and Turtle and Snail are the main characters. ISBN: 1875270019. Our Book No: 40657. $20 AUD.

36. Clark, Gary (1991). Swamp Presents Ding Duck: The Official Biography of the World's Worst Flying Student (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Paddington: Swamp Productions. 80 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white cartoons, colour cartoon covers, bottom corner tip front cover & spine ends little scuffed, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name inside front cover). All the fun of the Swamp with Ding Duck who is trying to learn to fly. There is a photo of the author with his baby son, Scott, on page 3. ISBN: 0958806225. Our Book No: 40661. $25 AUD.

37. Clark, Gary (1997). Swamp Tour: Collector's Edition Featuring over 200 Swamp Cartoon Strips (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Everton Park: Swamp Productions. 63 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, colour cartoons, crease in rear cover, minor edgewear cover corner tips, autograph (author's written dedication inside front cover), small biro drawing inside front cover,. These are Swamp cartoons as never seen them before. There are over 200 full-colour strips in this collector's edition. There is a photo of Gary Clark with his son Scott who inspired the Baby Duck cartoons, and a short description of Gary Clark's life so far. (Autograph and small biro drawing of swamp rat inside front cover.). ISBN: 0958806241. Our Book No: 40659. $25 AUD.

38. Clark, Gary (1998). Swamp Tour No. 2 (Reprint ed). Brisbane, Everton Park: Swamp Productions. 63 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear cover corner tips. This is Swamp with all the inhabitants that make this cartoon strip so popular. There are four pages at the front describing the characters that are an important part of the Swamp. Each character has a drawing next to the story. There is a photo of Gary and his son Scott on the rear cover: they are wearing Swamp Tours clothing which is popular in Japan. ISBN: 0646358928. Our Book No: 40660. $20 AUD.

39. Company, Sydney University; Company, Sydney University (1918). The Company Song Book (1st ed). Sydney: Sydney and Melbourne Publishing Co., Ltd. 114 pp. Paperback very small square (13cm), good condition, thin card covers (university logo front cover), concealed staples, base spine slightly chipped (tiny tear top), spine edges little rubbed, minor foxing title page, light foxing covers, minor foxing edges, small mark top edge, pinhead dent last two pages & rear cover, small mark rear cover, minor edgewear. From the preface: This little book has been compiled for members of Sydney University on active service in the Great War [WW1], and in particular for the Sydney University Company. The words and music of nearly all the older songs are from the Australasian Students Song Book. Some songs are of a later date including a number written specially for the company. SCARCE. Our Book No: 40627. $40 AUD.

40. Corporation, P. D. M. (1969). The St George Cookery Book. Sydney: P. D. M. Corporation. 192 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, flexible covers, black & white & single-colour photos & drawings, edges & inside covers lightly foxed, covers little scuffed, some edgewear. Collectable Australian cookbook compiled for busy cooks. Supplied with St George cookers and stoves. Divided into sections with recipes shown under their own particular categories, meat, fish, vegetables. The clear bright text and photos make it a good addition to any kitchen. Our Book No: 22284. $10 AUD.

41. Cottrell, David (2006). Monday Morning Mentoring: Ten Lessons to Guide You Up the Ladder (Reprint ed). New York: HarperCollins. 180 pp. Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear jacket, pages faintly toned. An expanded and enhanced version of "Monday Morning Leadership”. The author uses all his wisdom and experience to write this inspirational story. The story of Jeff, a successful corporate manager who is having trouble leading his team. He is introduced to a retired and accomplished former executive named Tony. During the next ten weeks they meet every Monday morning to work through Jeff's problems and get his career back to top form. ISBN: 9780060888220. Our Book No: 30737. $18 AUD.

42. Creaghe, Emily Caroline; Monteath, Peter (editor) (2004). The Diary of Emily Caroline Creaghe: Explorer (1st ed). Adelaide: Corkwood Press. 117 pp. Hardback large octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), maps, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear jacket (spine slightly faded, few closed edge tears, top corner front cover creased). Caroline Creaghe's diary entries begin on the first day of the year 1883, when she and her husband Harry arrive in Bowen. The diary then follows the remainder of the voyage to Townsville, Port Douglas, Cooktown and then on to Thursday Island, where they joined Favenc and his wife Bessie. They then travelled on board the Truganini, which took them to Normanton on 17 January. Published in full here for the first time, as rescued by historian Peter Monteath. ISBN: 1876247142. Our Book No: 40636. $30 AUD.

43. Crittenden, Victor (2003). Bibliographica Historica Australiae Newsletter (= ed). Canberra: Mulini Press. 12 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, small mark front cover next to last staple, loosely enclosed typed letter (few creases). This is the Annual Newsletter providing information about this series of books on bibliography, indexing and little-known historical works on the book in Australia (all unlikely to be produced by commercial publishers). There are ten books listed in this series that are available from Mulini Press. Included is a letter to Victor Crittenden from Raju Gusain about the biography of Australia’s first novelist John Lang. Our Book No: 40637. $10 AUD.

44. Crittenden, Victor [anon] (1995). Mulini Press Australian Books on Demand Catalogue + Three Single Sheets about a Specific Book (1st ed). Canberra: Mulini Press. Unnum 6+3 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, pamphlet, stapled at top corner. Plus three single sheets, black & white text-drawings, crease across middle of pamphlet, few light creases top part of pamphlet. The Australian Books on Demand is a new method of making available some early Australian writings, especially 19th century works which would otherwise be unavailable to readers, book collectors and libraries. The pamphlets includes three separate single loose sheets with book descriptions: Tasma’s Diaries by Jessie Couvreur, The Land of the Golden Fleece by George Augustus Sala, and Cowanda by Louisa Atkinson - each sheet includes a short biography of the author. (No date, but 1990s.). Our Book No: 40639. $15 AUD.

45. Crittenden, Victor [anon] (1998). Five Mulini Press publicity items: Publications lists, book launch invitation, bookmark. Canberra: Mulini Press. n/a pp. Five items, very good condition. Paperback small quarto single sheet & one trade single sheet white with colour illustration; two stapled pamphlets, one with cream & black illustrated front cover, one with cream & red illustrated front cover; one bookmark. Consists of: (1) Small quarto single sheet listing Mulini Press Australian Reference Publications; (2) Trade single sheet, an invitation to a book launch for Gertrude The Emigrant by Louisa Atkinson on the 11 June 1998; (3) the two Mulini Press catalogues, dated 1994 and 1995, (4) Mulini Press bookmark, red with black writing and a black rose at the top. Our Book No: 40640. $15 AUD.

46. Croft, Brenda L (curator); Hargreaves, Lynne (with) (2001). Indigenous Culture from Australia (1st ed). Perth: Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA). 6 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, thick card (foldout to 6 pages), beige with black background illustration on cover, one colour photo, three colour reproductions, small scuff front cover, minor edgewear. This brochure has been produced to accompany Indigenous works of art on display at the Art Gallery of Western Australia. Included is a list of Common Terms in Indigenous Art and Culture in Australia. The art work in the brochure is: Front Cover: Joyce Winsley, Baby, 1999, Guildford grasses and cordiline vine. Inside: Mervin Bishop, Gough Whitlam Pours Sand Into Hand of Traditional Land Owner Vincent Lingiari, NT 1975, Colour Print. Aboriginal Flag designed by Luritja/Wombai artist, Harold Thomas, 1971. Torres Strait Islander flag designed by the late Bernard Namok. Rear cover: Sally Morgan, Taken Away, 1988. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas. Our Book No: 40681. $15 AUD.

47. Davies, Alan (1984). Fixed in Time: Australian Photographs 1845 to 1984. Sydney: State Library of New South Wales Press. Unnum 13 pp. Paperback narrow quarto, very good condition, card covers, stapled pamphlet, sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos, catalogue insert (smaller format), minimal edgewear. This pamphlet promotes a photographic exhibition sponsored by the Sydney Morning Herald newspaper. This exhibition catalogue of Australian photography is drawn from the collections of the State Library of New South Wales. This exhibition is designed to give a wider appreciation of photographs, increase awareness of their value as documents, and increase a more responsible attitude towards their preservation. (No date, but 1984.). Our Book No: 22132. $10 AUD.

48. Doughney, James (2002). The Poker Machine State: Dilemmas in Ethics, Economics and Governance. Melbourne, Altona: Common Ground. 190 pp. Paperback large trade, very good condition, figures, tables, minor edgewear. Interrogates the ethical and political context in which decisions about poker machines are made in Victoria. Refutes claims by the gambling industry and its consultants that poker machines measurably and substantially improve the quality of life of those that play them. Argues for a reflection on the type of economics that should more generally guide the formation of public policy. SALE PRICE. ISBN: 1863355030. Our Book No: 22291. $15 AUD.

49. Eggert, Paul (editor) (1990). Editing in Australia (1st ed) [Occasional Paper]. Campbell, ACT: English Department University College ADFA. 199 pp. Paperback large trade, very good plus condition, stiffened card covers (with flaps), few black & white plates, minor edgewear. These conference papers, printed here in revised form, will be vital to the critical editing of Australian literature. The papers will help readers, reviewers and students to understand and use critically edited texts. (No 17 in this series.) SALE PRICE. ISBN: 0731700988. Our Book No: 22340. $10 AUD.

50. Elturk, Hani (2010). The Palestinians in Australia (Second, revised ed). Sydney: Australian Palestinian Club. 231 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, glossy paper, minimal edgewear. Revised edition. A survey of Palestinian Australians. Includes a brief history of Palestine, the lack of unity among Australian Palestinian factions, and the unresolved Israel-Palestine problem. ISBN: 9780646526157. Our Book No: 17915. $30 AUD.

51. Enders, Giulia; Enders, Jill (illustrator); Shaw, David (translation) (2015). Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body’s most Under-rated Organ (Reprint ed). Melbourne, Brunswick: Scribe Publications. 262 pp. Paperback small trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, crease front cover near spine, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. Bestseller by German doctor shows how our gut is one of the most important parts of our body. New research shows that gut bacteria play a role in everything from obesity and allergies to Alzheimer's. The author begins with the personal experience of illness that inspired her research, and goes on to explain everything from the basics of nutrient absorption to the latest science linking bowel bacteria with depression. ISBN: 9781925106671. Our Book No: 40651. $18 AUD.

52. Endler, Norman S. (1990). Holiday of Darkness: A Psychologist's Personal Journey Out of His Depression (Revised ed). Toronto: Wall & Thompson. 156 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. Revised edition. A compelling personal account of depression by a noted Canadian professor of psychology. Endler relates this depressive breakdown, including his early symptoms, his family's reactions, the effect on his work, the prognosis of the illness, and his therapy. Offers valuable insights on the stigma attached to mental illness, coping techniques, and the use of drugs and electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). ISBN: 0921332197. Our Book No: 17908. $25 AUD.

53. Ennis, Helen (et al.) (1989). Photography 150 Years 1839 - 1989. Canberra: Australian National Gallery (ANG). 72 pp. Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, black & white & colour text-photos, bottom edge little rubbed, minor edgewear. A photographic exhibition in the Australian National Gallery, Canberra, that celebrates 150 years of photographic exhibitions throughout the world. ISBN: 0642130175. Our Book No: 9769. $12 AUD.

54. Featherstone, Nigel (2005). Remnants (1st ed) [Sullivan's Creek series]. Canberra: Pandanus Books. 254 pp. Paperback square, very good condition, tiny spot fore-edge, minor edgewear. A novel about a retired barrister and son of a celebrated politician. He lives in the Blue Mountains with his books, his late father's semi-wild peacocks, and a sculpture. He is coaxed into a trek that crosses the breadth of his country and the depths of his past. ISBN: 1740761308. Our Book No: 22326. $10 AUD.

55. Fitzgerald, Shirley; Golder, Hilary (1994). Pyrmont and Ultimo Under Siege (1st ed) [Sydney History Series]. Sydney: Hale & Iremonger. 134 pp. Hardback quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, colour photos, maps, minor edgewear jacket. A sesquicentenary history of Sydney that reveals a fascinating succession of 'other' Sydneys. The authors discuss the suburbs of Pyrmont and Ultimo in this final book in the series. This wonderful book is for everyone from Sydney and those interested to find out the history of this city, and all the people who dream of making it even better. ISBN: 0868065145. Our Book No: 30750. $30 AUD.

56. Forrester, Gillian; Stryker, Eric (2002). The Romantic Landscape Print: The Chiaroscuro of Nature (1st ed). New Haven, CT: Yale Center for British Art. Unnum 26 pp. Paperback oblong trade, very good condition, card covers, stapled pamphlet, black & white text-photos, staples slightly rusted, top corner rear cover little creased, minor edgewear corner tips. This prints in this booklet have been selected from the Center's rich print and rare books collections as part of a larger celebration of British Romanticism taking place at the centre during 2002 and 2003. All the works in this exhibition are from the Center's permanent collection and most were the gift of Paul Mellon. It maps the evolution of the Romantic preoccupation with the natural and man-made worlds, tracing its origins in the late 18th century, and its blossoming in the 19th century. (Forester is associate curator, Stryker doctoral candidate.). Our Book No: 40680. $25 AUD.

57. Foulis, Lilian; Tait, J. Nevin (manager) (1904). Miss Lilian Foulis: Concert Tour of Australasia. Melbourne: E. Newlands (Printer). 4 pp. Pamphlet small octavo, good plus condition, single folded sheet, black & white text-photo front cover, some insect damage bottom edge rear cover, minor creasing, otherwise very good. This pamphlet introduces the Scottish violinist Lilian Foulis. Her father, Dr Foulis, was born in Sydney, but settled in Scotland. She owns a genuine Stradivari violin. She will commence her Australian tour in Sydney with three concerts at the Town Hall, starting on Saturday evening, March 19th. (No date, but 1904, as stated in Sydney Mail & NSW Advertiser for 2/3/1904 [Trove]). Our Book No: 17909. $40 AUD.

58. Gardner, Howard (1997). Extraordinary Minds: Portraits of Exceptional Individuals and an Examination of our Extraordinariness (1st U.K. ed). London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 178 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pages lightly toned, small bump top spine, minor edgewear. First edition. In this thought-provoking book, the author shows how there can be "a science of the extraordinary", how psychology can inform our understanding of the achievements of extraordinary individuals, and how that understanding can contribute to knowledge of our own development and lives. Focussing on Gandhi, Freud, Virginia Woolf and Mozart, he examines what produces an extraordinary mind, categorising four types - the Master, the Maker, the Introspector and the Influencer. ISBN: 0297819518. Our Book No: 22271. $10 AUD.

59. Garrett, Eileen J. (1986). My Life as a Search for the Meaning of Mediumship (Facsimile ed) [Perspectives in Psychical Research]. Salem, NH: Ayer Company, Publishers. 225 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear. Facsimile edition. Early autobiography of the American medium who also supported the scientific study of psychic phenomena (parapsychology), and who established the Parapsychology Foundation to support such research. Originally published in 1939. A later autobiography was entitled Many Voices. (No ISBN in book.). Our Book No: 17906. $60 AUD.

60. Gibbs, May (1937). Little Ragged Blossom and More about Snugglepot and Cuddlepie [2nd Book of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie]. Sydney: Angus & Robertson / Halstead Press (Printer). 98 pp. Hardback small quarto, no jacket, very good condition, cream pictorial cover (sepia text & drawings), rebacked (new brown cloth spine, original spine retained), sepia drawings & text, colour frontispiece, full-page glossy sepia plates, plain endpapers (some toning & minor foxing), internal page scattered minor foxing & creasing (some small edge tears repaired), edges little toned, minor edgewear, bookshop sticker. This special classic children's story relates the adventures of Little Ragged Blossom and her friends Snugglepot and Cuddlepie. The colour frontispiece and full-page sepia drawings will delight both young and young at heart. Cover title: "2nd Book of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie". (Reprint edition, 1937 stated on prelim page. J. Ewins Ballarat, small bookshop sticker. A repaired copy, but very good condition overall.). Our Book No: 17918. $190 AUD.

61. Gill, Alan (2005). Likely Lads and Lasses: Youth Migration to Australia 1911 - 1983. Sydney: BBM Ltd. 379 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, minimal edgewear, two small stickers front cover, autograph (author's written name). This book tells the story of The Dreadnought Scheme (as it was called) and The Big Brother Movement. The little-told story about how 50,000 young people were brought from Britain to Australia under the youth migration schemes in the early years of the last century from 1911. (One sticker states: Autographed copy. The other has an old price.). ISBN: 0646453270. Our Book No: 25004. $20 AUD.

62. Glaister, Geoffrey Ashall; Farren, Donald (new introduction) (1996). Encyclopedia of the Book (2nd ed). New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press / The British Library. 551 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, black & white drawings, few colour plates (two black & white, one sepia or brown-tinted), corner tips front cover creased, bottom edge little rubbed, small scratch front cover, top edge spine slightly bumped, crease top edge front cover & first few pages, base spine at rear cover join bumped, minor edgewear. Heavy (1.4 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. Second edition. This book contains over 3,000 alphabetically-arranged definitions of the terms used in bookbinding, printing, papermaking, and the book trade. There are also biographical details of printers, authors, bookbinders, bibiophiles: and precise notes on machinery and equipment, famous books, printing societies, book-related organizations, customs of the trade, etc. There is a new introduction by Donald Farren which explicates the place of Glaister's book in the tradition of such encylopedias, and assesses the achievement that this book represents as the work of one person. This book will be useful for booksellers, historians of the book, librarians, bibliophiles, and anyone involved in or interested in the arts and crafts of books. ISBN: 1884718140. Our Book No: 30734. $40 AUD.

63. Green, H. M. (1963). Australian Literature 1900 - 1950 (Reprint, corrected ed). Melbourne: Melbourne University Press (MUP). 33 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, card covers, stapled pamphlet, pages faintly toned, faint sticker mrk front cover, staples rusted, owner's name & date flyleaf, minor edgewear. A compact booklet with a lot of information about the early history of Australian literature. The original text has been reprinted except for a few minor corrections. In the Bibliography some dates have been added or revised, References to the second edition of the Australian Encyclopaedia and to Macartney's revision of Miller's Australian Literature have been added. Our Book No: 40676. $10 AUD.

64. Green, Stephanie (2006). Too Much, Too Soon. Canberra: Pandanus Books. 160 pp. Paperback small wide trade, good condition, corners covers little creased & scuffed, slight mark top edge, some edgewear. Short stories by the writer of Australian short fiction, poetry and criticism. In these stories, a girl learns about love through a recipe. A romance writer overcomes loneliness by going to a fortune-teller. Recovering from shock, a man remembers the trauma of his wife's suicide. The stories are sometimes tragic, tender, sharp, funny and fierce. ISBN: 1740761936. Our Book No: 30752. $10 AUD.

65. Greenwood, Kerry (2007). Cocaine Blues: A Phryne Fisher Mystery (US, reprint ed). Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press. 176 pp. Paperback large trade, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. Popular Australian historical crime fiction novel, originally published in 1989. This is the first of Phryne's adventures into the world of sleuthing. ISBN: 9781590583852. Our Book No: 17919. $15 AUD.

66. Groom, Barry; Wickman, Warren (1982). Leichhardt: An Era in Pictures: The Photography of J. G. Park. Sydney: Macleay Museum, University of Sydney. 128 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, fair to good condition only, black & white photos (many full-page), some edgewear (significant along spine, corner tips creased & worn), autograph (first author's written name title page), owner's sticker inside front cover. This selection of historic photographs of the inner western Sydney suburb of Leichhardt was selected (with introduction) by the authors from the Historic Photograph Collection of the Macleay Museum, University of Sydney. ISBN: 0909635218. Our Book No: 17916. $15 AUD.

67. Guinness, Rupert (2018). Overlander: One Man's Epic Race to Cross Australia (Reprint ed). Sydney, Cammeray: Simon & Schuster. 315 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good plus condition, colour photos, colour route map inside covers, minor edgewear. This is a memoir about an epic bike race across one of the most challenging parts of Australia. The author set out to race from Fremantle in Western Australia to the Opera House in Sydney, a gruelling distance of 5000 kilometres that would test both physical endurance and psychological resilience. The riders competed unassisted across one of the most beautiful and inhospitable places on earth. A terrible tragedy stopped competitors in their tracks, and Rupert had to make one of the toughest decisions of his life, and he discovered the incredible power of the human spirit. ISBN: 9781925640090. Our Book No: 40630. $30 AUD.

68. Gurr, Michael (2006). Days Like These. Melbourne, Carlton: Melbourne University Press (MUP). 284 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, bottom corner tip front cover lightly creased, minor edgewear, faint remainder stripe. The author, a playwright and activist, gives his personal account of a writer's evolution against the backdrop of the changing Australian nation, and his role as speechwriter for the Victorian Labor Party campaign on brought Steve Bracks to power. SALE PRICE. ISBN: 0522852823. Our Book No: 22299. $10 AUD.

69. Heenan, David A.; Bennis, Warren (1999). Co-leaders: The Power of Great Partnerships (1st p/b ed). New York: John Wiley. 312 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, few faint marks edges, minor edgewear. A leading American business executive and a business professor of business administration show how gifted leaders and gifted adjutants (partners) can work together to make their organizations stronger, more nimble, more equitable and more successful. Includes fascinating case studies. SALE PRICE. ISBN: 0471361208. Our Book No: 22288. $10 AUD.

70. Historical Society, Bowen; Bowen Independent, compiler; Morrill, James (1966). The Story of James Morrill. Bowen, QLD: Bowen Historical Society / The Bowen Independent. 34 pp. Paperback trade, good condition, stapled pamphlet (rusted), black & white photo, three black & white drawings at rear, light foxing covers, small tear spine ends (little spine worn), few light marks covers, pinhead holes through covers & pages at top of pamphlet (for pinning to board), minor edgewear. Tells the true story of James Morrill, who was shipwrecked in 1846 off the Queensland coast (modern day Townsville), before it was colonised, and lived among Aborigines for several years. This story has been compiled by the Bowen Independent from material collected by its staff and by the Bowen Historical Society. Much of the story is in Morrill's own words, as published in 1863 by the Government Printer, and all of it is authentic. Includes a poem written by Eugene Fitzalan, botanist, one of Bowen's original settlers, who penned these lines after hearing Morrill's story from Morrill himself. (No date, but about 1966.). Our Book No: 40628. $30 AUD.

71. Holthouse, Hector (1976). Ships in the Coral (1st ed). Melbourne: Macmillan. 146 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), illustrated endpapers, few colour plates, map title page & facing page, black & white text-photos, slight edgewear jacket (top edge spine little creased, light foxing reverse side), spine ends rubbed, some light foxing flyleaves, edges lightly foxed, autograph (author's written & dated dedication flyleaf). Relates stories about the beche-de-mer fishermen, the pearl divers of Torres Strait, the blackbirders who kidnapped South Sea Islanders, 'rock hoppers' and 'mud skippers’, Frank Jardine who ruled like a king in Australia's most northerly outpost, and German Harry who lived for 40 years as a hermit on the reef's loneliest island. Also Lizzy Watson who feared death at the hands of the Aborigines and went to sea with her infant child in half of a tiny iron ship's tank, and a crew of adventurers who sailed from Sydney in a worn-out old ship looking for New Guinea gold. Tales of hardship, courage and triumph ISBN: 0333210530. Our Book No: 30742. $35 AUD.

72. Hotel, The Australia (1930). MATCHBOX LABEL: Australian matchbox label: The Australia Turkish Bath. Australia: Publisher Not Stated. n/a pp. Ephemera small oblong, good condition, some edgewear, pasted on white paper backing sheet. A single scarce Australian matchbox label. It states: The Australia Turkish Bath, Open to the Public from 7 A.M. to 6 P. M. Probably the iconic The Australia Hotel, Sydney (now demolished for the MLC Centre). [Suggested date 1930s, but may be later. Postage will be reduced on this item.]. Our Book No: 40641A. $15 AUD.

73. Infants Reading Committee, Department of Education; Morris, Katherine (illustrator) (1957). It's Fun to Read. Sydney: Department of Education, New South Wales (NSW). 40 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, flexible red covers, stapled, colour drawings, minimal edgewear. This booklet is the third unit of a series issued by the N.S.W. Department of Education for kindergarten, first and second grades. The book introduces a new family whose activities extend beyond home and school. Cover design: large duck reading a book to a baby duck, chicken, puppy, and a kitten. (No date, but 1957, or later reprint. 1 of 3 available copies.). Our Book No: 29104. $20 AUD.

74. Inglis, Brian (1986). The Paranormal: An Encyclopedia of Psychic Phenomena. London: Paladin / Grafton Books. 368 pp. Paperback small trade, good condition, black & white photos spread, pages toned, crease front cover near spine, spine creased & faded (edge little rubbed), minor edgewear. The author has looked at a large range of experimental and historical sources to write this revealing guide to the many types of the paranormal. There are brief biographical notes of the leading mediums and psychical researches in this interesting encyclopedia. ISBN: 0586084630. Our Book No: 30744. $10 AUD.

75. Jackson, Phillip (1998). The Australian Aboriginal Didgeridoo: A Comprehensive Introduction (1st ed). City Not Stated: Phillip Jackson Unnum 18 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, stapled pamphlet, card covers, three black & white photos, map, illustrated front cover, printed on 100% recycled paper, author photo rear cover, few spots covers, minor edgewear. The author has written this very useful pamphlet for anyone who wants to learn the special craft of playing the Australian Aboriginal wind instrument the didgeridoo, a name that does not seem to have an Indigenous origin. Our Book No: 40671. $30 AUD.

76. Jenkins, June; Ryan, Lorraine; Gunn, Elly (illustrator) (2001). The Life and Times of the Lithgow Co-op: A Social and Industrial History of Lithgow 1891 - 1980 (1st ed). Lithgow, NSW: Lithgow Co-operative Society Research Group. 264 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, few black & white sketches, corners front cover creased, white background rear cover little rubbed & marked, minimal foxing covers, minor edgewear, faint sticker mark rear cover. The idea for this book came from a reunion of former Co-op employees in 1996. In the Prologue the authors state that it took four years to achieve. They gathered information from local people who were Co-op staff, members, customers and their families. During most of the 20th century, the Lithgow Co-operative Society was central to life in Lithgow, a battling mining and industrial town in the New South Wales central west. The Co-op (or Co-ey's to locals) provided a safety net for working people by providing a large range of goods and services at affordable prices. There is much that will be of interest about the history of this part of New South Wales. ISBN: 0646379992. Our Book No: 30757. $75 AUD.

77. Jetson, Tim; Green, Sir Guy (preface); Green , Lady Rosslyn (preface) (2000). In Trust for the Nation: The First Forty Years of the National Trust in Tasmania 1960 - 2000 (1st ed). Launceston: National Trust of Australia (Tasmania). 88 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos (few colour), colour chart, bottom corner rear cover creased (front cover slightly), minor edgewear, autograph). This fascinating book is about the history of The National Trust in Tasmania. This publication has been put together by a small group of members and the writer-editor to celebrate the first 40 years of the Trust in Tasmania. The many photos help to show the work that the Trust has done to make sure that the heritage of Tasmania will survive in the future. (Autographs of the Governor of Tasmania and his lady, who wrote the preface.). ISBN: 0909575134. Our Book No: 40673. $25 AUD.

78. Jolliffe, Eric (1974). Jolliffe's Outback, no 102: Cartoons and Australiana Study to Frame. Sydney, Dee Why: E. Jolliffe. Unnum 80 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, card cover, stapled pamphlet, black & white cartoons, pages toned, minimal foxing inside covers, minor edgewear. The usual madcap adventures of Saltbush Bill and family - still battling with running his mixed-up farm in arid conditions. Special features: Stockyards, harvesting millet, making fire Aboriginal style, etc. Full-page lady Aboriginal drawing to frame. Cover price: $1.00. (No date, but 1974.). Our Book No: 11556. $20 AUD.

79. Jolliffe, Eric (1975). Jolliffe's Outback, no 100 Special Issue: Cartoons and Australiana. [Sydney]: [E. Jolliffe]. Unnum 80 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, stapled, black & white cartoons, centre page spread LOOSE, tear base spine front cover & several pages, pages toned as common, minor edgewear. More iconic Jolliffe cartoons about Saltbush Bill and Witchetty's tribe. Celebrates issue no. 100 with more pages. Things have not changed over 30 years of cartooning. Jolliffe thanks The Bulletin and the publications of Associated Press for publishing his cartoons. Also has features on boab trees and on hunting crocodiles. (No date, but 1970s. No publisher details, this issue. Cover price: $1.00). Our Book No: 15038. $20 AUD.

80. Jolliffe, Eric (1975). Jolliffe's Outback, No 91: Cartoons * Australiana * Study for Framing. Sydney, Dee Why: E. Jolliffe. 52 pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, stapled pamphlet, black & white cartoons, spine faded, rear cover little marked & creased, corner tip front cover creased, pages lightly toned, some edgewear. Saltbush Bill and Sandy Blight are busy making hay. Jolliffe reports on haysheds, bush tucker, and a trip to Queensland's sugar cane country. Printed price: 45c. (No date, but 1970s. Scarce: numbers 87 to 96 had low print runs.). Our Book No: 7190. $20 AUD.

81. Jolliffe, Eric (1980). The Best of Witchetty's Tribe. Sydney, Dee Why: Jolliffe Publications. 64 pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, stapled, black & white cartoons (few text-photos), corner rear cover very creased, pages toned as usual, some edgewear. A collection of his Witchetty cartoons about Aborigines, now considered politically incorrect. Jolliffe apparently stopped drawing them after criticism from the Anti-Discrimination Board. (In an essay in this booklet, Jolliffe believes his cartoons contained a more positive image of Aborigines than previous very degrading cartoons, and he cites his frequent lectures in support of Aborigines.) Includes drawings of Aborigines, and reports on spear-making, and bark painters of Banjo Beach, Melville Island. printed price: $1.25. Our Book No: 18415. $25 AUD.

82. Jolliffe, Eric (1980). Jolliffe's Outback, no 110: Cartoons and Australiana. Sydney, Dee Why: E. Jolliffe. 64 pp. Paperback quarto, good condition, stapled pamphlet, black & white cartoons, front cover edge very creased, pages toned, spine little faded, some edgewear. Saltbush Bill and Family deal with floods, drought, fire, and many other funny setbacks. Printed price: $1.25. (No date, about about 1980.). Our Book No: 13746. $10 AUD.

83. Jolliffe, Eric (1988). Jolliffe's Calendar 1988. Sydney, Dee Why: Jolliffe Studios. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, stapled pamphlet (with hole near fore-edge for hanging), oblong format (full-page colour cartoons opposite calendar page), minimal edgewear. A calendar in an annual series, each showing a full-page colour Jolliffe Outback cartoon facing the monthly calendar on the adjacent page. (Cover price: $4.95.). Our Book No: 17911. $30 AUD.

84. Jolliffe, Eric (1989). Jolliffe's Outback Calendar 1989. Sydney, Dee Why: Jolliffe Studios. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, stapled pamphlet (with hole near fore-edge for hanging), oblong format (full-page colour cartoons opposite calendar page), minimal edgewear, copy 2. A calendar in an annual series, each showing a full-page colour Jolliffe Outback cartoon facing the monthly calendar on the adjacent page. Cover price: $5.40. Our Book No: 8379A. $30 AUD.

85. Jolliffe, Eric (1990). Jolliffe's Outback Calendar 1990. Sydney, Dee Why: Jolliffe Studios. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, stapled pamphlet (with hole near fore-edge for hanging), oblong format (full-page colour cartoons opposite calendar page), minimal edgewear. A calendar in an annual series, each showing a full-page colour Jolliffe Outback cartoon facing the monthly calendar on the adjacent page. Printed cover price: $5.50. Our Book No: 3727. $30 AUD.

86. Jolliffe, Eric (1990). Jolliffe's Outback, no 125: Crocs. Sydney: Dee Why: E. Jolliffe. 82 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, card cover, stapled pamphlet, black & white cartoons, pages lightly toned, minimal edgewear. A scarce collection of Eric Jolliffe's Witchetty's Tribe (Aboriginal) crocodile cartoons. Cover price: $3.95. Our Book No: 27340. $20 AUD.

87. Jolliffe, Eric (1991). Jolliffe's Outback Calendar 1991, featuring Saltbush Bill. Sydney, Dee Why: Jolliffe Studios. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, stapled pamphlet (with hole near fore-edge for hanging), oblong format (full-page colour cartoons opposite calendar page), minimal edgewear, autograph (written dedication by cartoonist). A calendar in an annual series, each showing a full-page colour Jolliffe Outback cartoon facing the monthly calendar on the adjacent page. With scarce Jolliffe autograph (on January page): "To James [cartoonist James Kemsley, creator of Ginger Meggs], best wishes from Eric Jolliffe", with arrow pointing to 1991. Cover price: $6.95. Our Book No: 3727. $50 AUD.

88. Jolliffe, Eric (1994). Jolliffe's Outback, no 129: Saltbush Bill's 50th Anniversary. Sydney: Jolliffe Studios. 82 pp. Paperback oblong quarto, very good plus condition, full-page black & white cartoons, page toning absent, minimal edgewear. Saltbush Bill and Family being themselves. There is a photo of Jolliffe (age 87) and his foreword inside front cover in this 50th Anniversary issue. Saltbush Bill first appeared in Pix magazine in 1944. All cartoons are drawn especially for this issue. Our Book No: 25611. $25 AUD.

89. Kasket, Elaine (2019). All the Ghosts in the Machine: Illusions of Immortality in the Digital Age (1st ed). London: Robinson. 280 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, few black & white illustrations, cover corner tips little bent, top corner tip front cover little scuffed, crease in rear cover, minor edgewear. A psychologist puts together personal and moving true stories and scientific research about death, and how we will be remembered by our actions in this digital age. ISBN: 9781472141897. Our Book No: 30741. $20 AUD.

90. Kramer, Dr Leonie (1982). From Fact to Legend Writing and Broadcasting in Australia: The Octagon Lecture 1982 Delivered in the Octagon Theatre, University of Western Australia on 13 October, 1982 (1st ed) [Centre for Studies In Australian Literature Occasional Papers]. Perth, Nedlands: University of Western Australia Press (UWAP). 15 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, small mark front cover, minor edgewear corner tips. This publication, Professor Leonie Kramer's 1982 Octagon Lecture at the University of Western Australia, is about the process of translation from the medium of literature to the medium of television. The lecture is both analytical and challenging. ISBN: 0909751757. Our Book No: 40672. $18 AUD.

91. Lawrence, Charles R.; Matsuda, Mari J. (1997). We Won't Go Back: Making the Case for Affirmative Action (1st ed). New York: Houghton Mifflin. 314 pp. Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), cloth spine, minor foxing reverse side jacket, minor foxing endpapers, bottom corner tips few pages creased, edges minimally foxed, bottom corner front cover slightly bumped, minor edgewear. In this compassionate book, two of America's leading voices on affirmative action (such as an increased prominent role of women and ethnic minorities in society) state that it is time for a more humane understanding of this controversial policy. The authors combine personal memoir, careful analysis, and the stories of those who have shaped the policy over the years. ISBN: 0395791251. Our Book No: 40634. $20 AUD.

92. Leckbandt, Ollie (1998). The Mount Walker Stockade, Cox's River (Reprint ed). Lithgow, NSW: Ollie Leckbandt / Printed by Industrial Printing Co. 76 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, black cover (gilt decoration), black cloth spine (staples hidden), black & white photos & drawings, map, corner tips covers little creased, sticker mark top corner front cover, few minor scratches covers, minor edgewear. The author has written this book on the Mount Walker Stockade (Cox's River) with the help of Mrs. Helen Bulter. The notes are compiled from his own recollections, observations and many hours of onsite involvement in the recovery of relics which would have been lost. In this second printing he has included some additional relic photos. (Gilded IV Kings Own Regiment button on front cover.). ISBN: 0646336819. Our Book No: 30753. $20 AUD.

93. Leckbandt, Ollie; Oloman, Errol (photographer) (2002). The Forgotten Stockade, Old Bathurst Road. Lithgow, NSW: Ollie Leckbandt / Printed by Industrial Printing Co. 76 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, red cover decoration, black cloth spine (staples hidden), black & white photos, maps, corner tips front cover little creased, few minor scratches covers, white background rear cover little marked, minor edgewear, sticker mark top corner front cover. The author has written this book on the Forgotten Stockade Old Bathurst Road, near Lithgow (New South Wales) to complete his series, and write about this important stockade that was not detailed in the first two books. The notes are compiled from his own recollections, observations and many hours of on site involvement in the recovery of relics which would have been lost ISBN: 0958521514. Our Book No: 30755. $25 AUD.

94. Leckbandt, Ollie (2010). Convict Stockades from Mount Walker to Mount Victoria (3rd printing ed). Lithgow, NSW: Ollie Leckbandt / Printed by Industrial Printing Co. 146 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, navy blue cover, cloth spine (staples hidden), colour photos & drawings, maps, corner tips rear covers little creased, few minor scratches covers, tiny mark first page & inside front cover, minor edgewear. He wrote this book on the convict stockades from Mount Walker to Mount Victoria with the help of Mrs. Helen Butler. The notes are compiled from his own recollections, observations and many hours of on site involvement in the recovery of relics which would have been lost. In this third printing he has included more material about salvaged artefacts and archival records. These little-known sites are located just south of Lithgow, New South Wales. (Illustration of eagle button on front cover.). ISBN: 9780958521529. Our Book No: 30754. $30 AUD.

95. Lefkowitz, Monroe M.; Eron, Leonard D.; Walder, Leopold O.; Huesmann, Rowell L. (1977). Growing Up to Be Violent: A Longitudinal Study of the Development of Aggression [Pergamon General Psychology Series]. New York: Pergamon Press. 236 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, stiffened card covers, tables, few tiny marks top edge, top corner rear cover worn, minor edgewear. A unique, longitudinal study of the psychosocial development of aggressive behavior. A critique of current theories of aggression is presented. A major part of the book is devoted to the effects of child rearing and environmental influences on the development of later aggressive behavior. SALE PRICE. ISBN: 0080195148. Our Book No: 22237. $10 AUD.

96. Lewis, Rebecca (1995). Guide to Owning a Collie. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 64 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, glossy paper, minimal edgewear. ISBN: 0793818567. Our Book No: 2369. $10 AUD.

97. Lord, Richard; Bowler, J. C. S. (photographer) (1976). Inscriptions in Stone: The Isle of the Dead: Port Arthur (1st ed). Taroona, TAS: Richard Lord and Partners. 81 pp. Paperback tall narrow trade, very good condition, card covers, stapled, full-page black & white photos, edges lightly foxed, staples slightly rusted, covers & spine slightly rubbed, minor edgewear, owner's written name title page. Inscriptions from the Cemetery of the Port Arthur Penal Establishment 1830 - 1877. Today there are 76 headstones remaining on the Island, and, whilst many are in good condition, the others are damaged and unreadable. The readable parts of the inscriptions have been included in this book in the hope that they may help in identifying the missing details. Some of the inscriptions have been taken from old photos as the headstones were not on the Island when they did their recording. These have been included for completeness. The Port Arthur Burial Registers were searched, but only a few of these books remain and not all names could be found. Those that were found are noted. ISBN: 0959747303. Our Book No: 40668. $30 AUD.

98. Love, J. R. B.; Welch, David M. (editor); Balfour, H. R. (photos); Basedow, Herbert (photos); Idriess, I. L. (photos); Mjoberg, E. (photos) (2009). Kimberley People: Stone Age Bushmen of Today (New, enhanced ed) [Australian Aboriginal Culture Series]. Virginia, NT: David M. Welch. 276 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, black & white & colour text-photos (includes flyleaf & frontispiece), minor edgewear. This book is about the remote north of Western Australia, and the author's time of living with the Worora Aborigines, learning their language and customs. This authoritative book is an important contribution to understanding the nature of Aboriginal culture as it was at the time of European colonisation, giving an accurate and detailed account of everyday life and food gathering, social organisation and kinship systems, belief in child-spirits and how people are named, of food and other taboos, systems of gifts and exchange, language, warfare, murder, punishment, medicine, death and funeral practices, of the first contacts with white people, and of the adaptability of his Aboriginal friends to a changing world. Extra material added to this edition. (Originally published, 1936 by Blackie. No 6 in this series.). ISBN: 9780977503568. Our Book No: 40625. $60 AUD.

99. Luckman, J. S. (1997). The Warmth of Sandstone: How Our Early Buildings were Made by Hand (1st ed). [Hobart?]: J. S. Luckman. 14 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, colour photos, spine little rubbed, corner tips covers little scuffed, base spine covers & pages little creased. This pamphlet covers the early history of some of the buildings in Tasmania (mainly sandstone). The lack of experienced architects meant that the early houses, storehouses and other buildings depended for their design, and often for their erection, upon the practical knowledge of the settlers themselves and such builders and masons as were available, both convict and free. Although much of the early heritage has disappeared there is an increasing appreciation of what remains, and an awareness that what remains must be cared for. Text and photos by Luckman. ISBN: 0646341979. Our Book No: 40674. $18 AUD.

100. MacKellar, Maggie (2004). Core of My Heart, My Country (1st ed). Melbourne, Carlton: Melbourne University Press (MUP). 330 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, bottom corner tips covers slightly creased, top spine little bumped, minor edgewear, faint sticker mark front flyleaf. This book is about the women on the historical frontier in Canada and Australia who went out in bonnets and petticoats to collect seeds, gave up sidesaddles to ride in the mountains, who risked their reputations to climb mountains, and put their lives on the page to claim the importance of their experience. The book collects experiences and insights from women who lived n different landscapes, different climates and in different eras. ISBN: 0522851371. Our Book No: 30738. $30 AUD.

101. Malone, Lily (2019). The Cafe by the Bridge [Chalk Hill Series]. Sydney: Mira Books. 360 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, bottom corner front cover creased, minor edgewear. Australian novel set in the fictional Australian town of Chalk Hill. The author says that the town in her imagination is about halfway between Manjimup and Mount Barker on the Muirs Highway. This is the second of three books in the series. A psychologist named Taylor Woods sets out to help her brother and a man named Abe when they are both scammed by the same woman. Can she help them? ISBN: 9781489250483. Our Book No: 30762. $18 AUD.

102. Maslen, Geoffrey; Slattery, Luke (1994). Why Our Universities are Failing: Crisis in the Clever Country. Melbourne: Wilkinson Books / Information Australia. 252 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, edges lightly toned, minor edgewear. The authors provide a trenchant critique of the changes, successes and failings with regard to modern Australian universities. ISBN: 1863501630. Our Book No: 22321. $10 AUD.

103. Mayo, Kent (1993). She'll Be Right, Mate - Tools That Shaped Australia: An Exhibition by Uralla Historical Society at McCrossin's Mill, Uralla, NSW. Uralla, NSW: Kent Mayo / Uralla Historical Society. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback quarto, good plus condition, stapled pamphlet, pale yellow-coloured paper, printed one side page only, black & white drawings, minor edgewear & creasing. Chatty description and drawings of heritage items, some on display, at an exhibition in Uralla, New South Wales (NSW). Includes drawings of furniture, axe, anvil, barrel (cask), bullock yoke, dingo trap, heritage timber hut and fencing. Scarce. SALE PRICE. Our Book No: 12706. $10 AUD.

104. McArthur, Fiona (2017). Heart of the Sky: A Courageous Nurse, a Mysterious Pilot and a Secret that will Change Everything (1st ed). Sydney: Penguin / Random House Australia. 278 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. Australian rural romance novel - a story of friendship, forgiveness and love. Set in the fictional town of Mica Ridge. Tess Daley is recovering after a tragic accident changed her life forever, and in need of a change she accepts the position with the Flying Doctor Service. Station owner Soretta Byrnes has grown to love the company and upheaval that comes with living in a house with boarders. Tess and new pilot Charlie Fennes are happy to stay at the homestead. Charlie hasn't revealed his motive for coming to Mica Ridge yet, and his secret will change the life of someone in the house forever. ISBN: 9781760898380. Our Book No: 30759. $20 AUD.

105. Mead, Tom; Martyrs, Tolpuddle (1992). Man is Never Free: Martyrs of Injustice (New ed). Sydney: Dolphin Books. 239 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, black & white drawings & text-photos, minor edgewear. New edition. The enthralling true story of the Tolpuddle martyrs - British rural labourers convicted on a legal technicality - sentenced to seven years transportation to Australia for daring to start one of Britain's first trade unions. Not even the harsh brutality of the penal system could break their spirit. Dialogue re-created to aid readability. (No date, but 1992 or later reprint, Trove. Originally published, 1946.). ISBN: 0958532524. Our Book No: 20200. $16 AUD.

106. Mercier, Emile (1950). Wake Me Up at Nine! Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 122 pp. Hardback small, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white cartoons, base spine repaired, pages little toned, minor edgewear. The first little book of Emile Mercier's collected cartoons that first appeared in The Sun newspaper, Sydney. Our Book No: 21547. $50 AUD.

107. Mercier, Emile (1956). I'm Waiting for an Earthquake! (1st ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 128 pp. Paperback small oblong, good condition, card covers (colour possibly uniformly little faded, blue cloth spine), black & white cartoons, insect damage (small holes) fore-edge front flyleaf, covers & edges minimally foxed, pages lightly toned as usual, some edgewear. A great little collection of Emile Mercier's cartoons that first appeared in The Sun newspaper, Sydney. Our Book No: 21550. $20 AUD.

108. Mercier, Emile (1961). Don't Shove! (1st ed) [Dont Shove]. Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 128 pp. Paperback small oblong, very good condition, card covers (blue cloth spine), black & white cartoons, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear, bookshop rubber stamp, old price marks. Great little book of Emile Mercier's cartoons that appeared in The Sun newspaper. The cover has an elephant telling a mouse who has bumped into him after falling from his bike not to shove !! (Excellent copy without foxing & tears.). Our Book No: 21551. $60 AUD.

109. Mercier, Emile; Buchanan, John; Thorby, John (1975). Emile Mercier's Australia. Sydney, Lane Cove: Project Publishing. 98 pp. Paperback quarto, good condition, stapled (rusted), black & white cartoons, covers rubbed, top spine little torn repaired, pages lightly toned, some edgewear. Scarce collection of Emile Mercier's cartoons, most of which appeared in The Sun newspaper, Sydney. One of three collections of his cartoons published by Project Publications. (No date, but 1970s, Trove. Printed price $1.50.). Our Book No: 17910. $50 AUD.

110. Miller, Sir Douglas; Kenny, Sir Patrick Sir (consultant); Hospital, St Vincent's (1977). Development of Surgery in an Australian Hospital 1857 - 1975: St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney. Singapore: P. G. Medical Books. 132 pp. Hardback small quarto, no jacket, good condition, navy blue boards, gilt title & hospital logo front cover, gilt title on spine, black & white text-photos, light foxing edges & endpapers & reverse side rear photo, some edgewear, errata slip & contents sheet tipped in rear of front flyleaf, bookplate inside front cover, card pasted to title page. The history of a hospital in Darlinghurst, Sydney (Australia) that was started by the Sisters of Charity. The hospital is the second hospital to be started in Sydney and was opened in 1857. This book is an account of the development of surgery at St. Vincent's Hospital for a span of over a hundred years. It has been written at the suggestion of members of the Hospital staff to commemorate the great work of the late Justin Fleming and Noel Newton, both very distinguished Australian surgeons. Includes separate printed notes: The obituary of Bryan Harle Gandevia (he had a profound influence on the development of respiratory medicine in Australia: his bookplate as previous owner), Dr Thomas Rowan (resident Doctor Bendigo Hospital later the Women's Hospital), Sir Ian Douglas Miller (Australia's first neurosurgeon, performing the first operation for a brain tumour in 1933: his card on title page). Our Book No: 40632. $40 AUD.

111. Mission, Benedictine (1955). New Norcia, W.A: The Monastic - Missionary Establishment of the Victoria Plains (Pax). New Norcia, WA: Abbey Press. Unnum 41 pp. Paperback small oblong, good condition, stapled pamphlet, black & white photos, front cover little faded, corner tips front cover slightly creased, covers little rubbed, staples rusted, bottom edges last three pages chipped, few tiny edge tears, some edgewear. The remarkable story of the Benedictine Monastery, 80 miles north of Perth (Western Australia). The founder, Bishop Salvado, had a mission to educate Aboriginal Australians. His ambition was to build up gradually in the Australian bush a large library. Includes a small chapter titled: When And Why Was New Norcia Founded?. The colour cover has a photo of a monk looking into the distance with the grounds and the mission behind him. The word PAX is in white letters on the front cover. (No date, but 1950s, Trove.). Our Book No: 40679. $15 AUD.

112. Mission, Benedictine (1960). New Norcia, W.A. Perth & New Norcia, WA: Benedictine Community of New Norcia / Printed by Record Print. Unnum 36 pp. Paperback small oblong, good condition, stapled pamphlet, black & white photos, few tiny creases covers, corner tips covers slightly creased, rubbed along spine, spine little rubbed, some edgewear. The remarkable story of the Benedictine Monastery, 80 miles north of Perth (Western Australia). The founder, Bishop Salvado, had a mission to educate Aboriginal Australians. His ambition was to build up gradually in the Australian bush a large library. The rear cover has a colour photo of Bishop Salvado in 1860 in the library. (No date, but 1960, Trove.). Our Book No: 40678. $15 AUD.

113. Niculescu, Barbu (1958). Colonial Planning: A Comparative Study (1st ed). London: Allen & Unwin. 208 pp. Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), top edge coloured, tables, minor edgewear jacket (base rear cover creased, flap clipped), owner's written name. This book breaks new ground in its comparative study of colonial development plans for Britain, France, Belgium and Holland. Statistical data is presented on the 70-odd territories studied, including incomes, capital accumulation, and the origin and size of planning finances. One chapter consists of Kenya as a case study. The author is an economist from the University College of Ghana. SALE PRICE. Our Book No: 22229. $12 AUD.

114. Nitedals (1930). MATCHBOX LABELS: Eight various Norway matchbox labels. Norway: Nitedals. n/a pp. Each label: Ephemera, label small onlong, good condition, pasted on white paper backing sheet. Eight Norway matchbox labels: One of each unless stated: The Stag, Chandelier, Sikkerheds Tandstikker, Peacock, The Mercury Foot, The Blue Cross (words Nelle Caledonie & a bird in the corner), Nitedals Seahorse. (All state Made in Norway, but may not be all for the Norwegian market. No date, but suggested as about 1930s, but may be later. Postage will be reduced for this item.). Our Book No: 40647. $15 AUD.

115. Norgaard, Kari Marie (2011). Living in Denial: Climate Change, Emotions, and Everyday Life (Reprint ed). Cambridge: MIT Press. 279 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, few figures, minimal edgewear. The sociologist author draws on interviews and ethnographic data from her study of "Bygdaby", the fictional name of an actual rural community in western Norway, during the unusually warm winter of 2000 - 2002. The author found that for the highly educated and politically savvy residents of Bygdaby, global warming was both common knowledge and unimaginable. Traces this denial through multiple levels, from the emotions to cultural norms, and to political economy. ISBN: 9780262515856. Our Book No: 40290. $28 AUD.

116. Parker, Roy W.; Crocker, Virginia (editor); Crompton, Barry (contributor) (2000). Civil War Veterans in Australia. Sydney: Virginia Crocker / Printed by Bright Print. 219 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos & facsimile letters, small mark fore-edge, minor edgewear, autograph (editor's written name title page). About the soldiers of German or Irish birth who were caught up in a bloody American Civil War, who later had the opportunity of a peaceful life in Australia where many Americans had already settled. Roy Parker spent two decades researching veterans of the American Civil War who had lived and died in Australia. Possible names were extracted from many sources, including hospital and asylum admission registers, naturalisation records, birth, death and marriage indexes, cemetary records, consular despatches and shipping records. Application was then made to the National Archives for service and pension records for an absolute match. As each new veteran was confirmed a biographical sketch was began and added to as information came to hand. This book has been edited from those archive sources, and also includes Barry Crompton’s unpublished work "Australia and the American Civil War". (No 65 of a limited edition of 500.). ISBN: 0646393782. Our Book No: 30751. $75 AUD.

117. Phillips, Valmai (1977). Romance of Australian Lighthouses (1st ed). Adelaide: Rigby Limited. 221 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, good plus condition (in good plus dustjacket), black & white & colour photos (some full-page), minor edgewear jacket (slightly faded, closed tear top edge, light foxing reverse side, spine ends little rubbed), light foxing endpapers & edges, small tear on spine edge, boards slightly faded, some edgewear. This very special story about lighthouses is the story of people, navigators like Matthew Flinders, sea captains, pioneers, convicts, and the lighthouse-keepers whose long tradition of devotion and service continues to this day. In this technological age when more lights are automated, there are still men and women who spend weeks at a time in remote isolation, maintaining the lights that must never go out. Shows fascinating glimpses into the lives of these people as she tells the story of the many lights that are sentinels around the coast. The many photos in both colour and black & white will interest anyone learning about an important part of Australian history. ISBN: 0727004980. Our Book No: 30747. $25 AUD.

118. Pugh, Derek (2018). Darwin 1869: The Second Northern Territory Expedition (1st ed). [Darwin, Rapid Creek]: Derek Pugh. 151 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, maps, slight bump tiny section bottom edge cover & first few pages, small scuff title page (price sticker removal), minor edgewear. The fascinating story of how Darwin grew from humble but tumultuous beginnings. It was the only pre-Federation Australian capital established late enough to be photographed from its first settlement, and it is a survivor of challenges and privations not heard of in more temperate climes. Darwin's story (as originally governed by South Australia) is written on its maps. Street names such as Knuckey, Mclachlan, Daly, Woods, Bennet, Harvey and Smith Streets, recall the surveyors and their teams. Suburbs named Millner, Larrakeyah, Bellamack and Stuart Park are a reminder of the city's earliest days. This is a story of how courage and diligence of a few led to the founding of the city as it is today. ISBN: 9780658142126. Our Book No: 30739. $25 AUD.

119. Radford, Ron; Young, Merle (photographer); Fine Art Gallery, Ballarat (1976). Outlines of Australian Printmaking: Prints of Australia from the Last Third of the 18th Century, until the Present Time (1st ed). Ballarat: Ballarat Fine Art Gallery / Printed by Waller & Chester. Unnum 58 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, good plus condition, stapled pamphlet (small tear top spine), handmade thick paper covers (yapp edges), few colour reproductions, black & white illustrations, minor spotted foxing some pages & covers, some edgewear covers (few tiny tears & edge pieces missing). This exhibition catalogue includes a survey of prints (printed art) in Australia from the last quarter of the 18th century to the present time. The first prints here were made in 1812, and it was not general practice until the 1840s and 1850s. The display includes early prints made from studies executed mainly by itinerant artists and shipped back to Europe to be copied as prints, as well as prints made in Australia. Some of the rare prints have never or seldom been displayed before, and can be seen in a historical context. The exhibition ran from July until October 1976. Our Book No: 40638. $15 AUD.

120. Richardson, Alan (1985). The Experiential Dimension of Psychology. Brisbane, St Lucia: University of Queensland Press (UQP). 244 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, figures, tables, pages toned as usual, top corner tip front cover lightly creased, minor edgewear. The primary aim of this book is to show how conscious experience can be brought back into the centre of adult human studies in psychology without loss of scientific objectivity. By Reader in Psychology, University of Western Australia. ISBN: 0702219371. Our Book No: 21256A. $10 AUD.

121. Ringold, Francine (editor) (1993). Nimrod Poetry and Prose Australia [International Journal of Prose and Poetry Volume 36, No. 2 Spring Summer]. Tulsa, OK: Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa. 152 pp. Paperback trade, good condition, black & white drawings, spine faded, minor edgewear, top spine bumped, corner tips covers & some pages creased, pages lightly toned, covers slightly marked, old price marks top corner title page. This issue of the journal is an anthology of established and new poets and writers from Australia. It has modern stories of initiation, love, and submerged violence, meditative poems, and timeless Aboriginal images in contemporary media. There are interviews with Thomas Keneally, Janette Turner Hospital, Les Murray, Philip Martin, and David Malouf, and plenty of poetry and fictional stories to keep active minds busy. Our Book No: 40677. $15 AUD.

122. Shaw, Non (1998). Bach Flower Remedies: A Step-by-step Guide [In a Nutshell Series]. Shaftesbury, Dorset: Element Books. 59 pp. Hardback very small, very good condition, pictorial cover (in very good dustjacket), colour text-photos, small dent rear cover & jacket. A compact little book explaining how the remedies work, includes all 38 Bach flower remedies and rescue remedies. ISBN: 1862041067. Our Book No: 9668. $10 AUD.

123. Smith, Sir Davd Cecil (lecturer); Bennett, General Sir Phillip (Governor of Tasmania) (foreword) (1988). Sir Joseph Banks Memorial Lectures 1988: The Australian Bicentenary 1788 - 1988 (1st ed). [Hobart]: Royal Society of Tasmania. 32 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, glossy card covers, colour portrait front cover, colour photo rear cover, sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos, minor edgewear. This pamphlet commemorates the 1988 lectures, and includes contributions by the Royal Society of London, the Australian Academy of Science, and all the Royal Societies of Australia. It contains a permanent record of Sir David Smith's important activities when he visited Australia for the lectures. ISBN: 0959867961. Our Book No: 40675. $20 AUD.

124. Spencer, Sir Walter Baldwin; Welch, David M. (editor) (2008 ). Kakadu People: Spencer's 1912 Diary Notes and Photographs of Aboriginal Life in the Kakadu Region, Northern Territory of Australia, with Rock Art by Kakadu People and Their Ancestors (1st ed) [Australian Aboriginal Culture Series]. Virginia, NT: David M. Welch. 272 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, colour & black & white text-photos, maps, few tiny dents spine, minor edgewear. This fascinating book combines Baldwin Spencer's diary notes, field notes and photos from different sources. There are also additional photos and rock art images depicting people and cultural artefacts of the region. The book includes the author's biography at the rear. The additional text and photos are by David M. Welch who compiled, edited and published the book. Includes 204 illustrations with 47 of rock art. (No 3 in this series.). ISBN: 9780977503537. Our Book No: 40623. $60 AUD.

125. Stanton, John E. (1988). Images of Aboriginal Australia (1st ed) [University of Western Australia Anthropology Research Museum, Occasional Paper No. 2]. Perth, Nedlands: University of Western Australia Press (UWAP). 68 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, stapled, black & white text-photos & drawings, tiny marks top corner tips of pages, spine little rubbed, minor edgewear. This book is about the large collection made by Emeritus Professor R. M. and Dr C. H. Berndt during their fieldwork in various parts of Aboriginal Australia which they arranged to be brought from the University of Sydney to the University of Western Australia. The permanent display is now in the Anthropology Research Museum. The exhibition shows bark paintings, acrylic paintings, weapons and sculptures. ISBN: 086422074X. Our Book No: 40666. $30 AUD.

126. Steggall, Stephany Evans (2006). The Loved and the Lost: The Life of Ivan Southall (1st ed). Melbourne: Lothian Books. 288 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, pages faintly toned, edges lightly foxed, minimal edgewear. A well-researched and evocative account of Ivan Southall's life. He has contributed so much to Australian children's and young adults literature. This book talks about his love of writing and how he used pen and paper to escape his trouble personal life. ISBN: 0734409486. Our Book No: 40683. $28 AUD.

127. Stephens, Gregory (1999). On Racial Frontiers: The New Culture of Frederick Douglass, Ralph Ellison, and Bob Marley (1st p/b ed). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (CUP). 329 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, minor edgewear. Frederick Douglass, Ralph Ellison, and Bob Marley (black Americans) each inhabited the shared but contested space at the frontiers of race. The author shows how their interactions with mixed audiences made them key figures in a previously hidden interracial consciousness and culture. ISBN: 0521643937. Our Book No: 22308. $20 AUD.

128. Taylor, Graeme J.; Bagby, R.. Michael; Parker, James D. A. (1997). Disorders of Affect Regulation: Alexithymia in Medical and Psychiatric Illness. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (CUP). 359 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket (as issued), as new condition. An new perspective on how emotions influence mental and physical health. Discusses the development and regulation of emotions, and how several common but difficult-to-treat psychiatric illnesses, including drug addictions, eating disorders, panic disorder and PTSD, result from inability to regulate distressing emotions through mental processes (alexithymia). Advances a model in which dysregulated emotions may alter other bodily systems and thereby contribute to physical illnesses and diseases. Generously illustrated with clinical vignettes and descriptions of innovative therapeutic approaches. ISBN: 052145610X. Our Book No: 14565. $60 AUD.

129. Trendall, A. D.; Chauvel, General Sir Harry (foreword) (1973). The Shellal Mosaic and Other Classical Antiquities in the Australian War Memorial, Canberra (4th ed). Canberra: Australian War Memorial. 29 + 5 pp. Paperback large octavo, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, card covers, black & white text-figures, map, black & white & colour plates at rear, frontispiece, spine little creased, staples slightly rusted, covers slightly faded & toned, pages lightly toned. This pamphlet is mainly about The Shellal Mosaic discovered on the 17th April, 1917, during the second battle of Gaza in the Middle East during World War 1, and now part of the Australian War Memorial. This fourth edition brings the bibliography and references up to date. This edition includes the important information about the discovery of the mosaic pavement of the Synagogue at Ma'on (Nirim) near Gaza in 1957. It is generally agreed that the Ma'on and Shellal mosaics are products of the same workshop. ISBN: 0642993831. Our Book No: 40670. $35 AUD.

130. Trudeau, Justin (2017). Common Ground: A Political Life (1st ed). London: Oneworld Publications. 357 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos (two black & white, one sepia or brown-tinted), crease top edge rear cover, minor edgewear. This memoir by the Canadian prime minister (son of admired previous prime minister, Pierre Trudeau) reveals for the first time the experiences that have shaped him over the course of his life, showing how his passion for politics came to be. This book has anecdotes, personal reflections, and never-before-seen photos from his own personal collection. ISBN: 9781786071569. Our Book No: 30735. $20 AUD.

131. Tsuji, Shizuo; Hata, Koichiro; Bouley, David (new foreword); Saeki, Yoshikatsu (photographer) (2016 (1986)). Practical Japanese Cooking: Easy and Elegant (1st US ed). New York: Kodansha USA, Inc. 151 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, colour photos (some full-page), top corner front cover & flyleaf slightly creased, minimal edgewear cover corner tips. This book will help you to explore the rich history and traditions of Japanese food preparation, cooking and presentation. The large colourful photos are inspiring, and will help to make the best dishes from these special recipes. ISBN: 9781568365671. Our Book No: 30740. $35 AUD.

132. Urban, Anne (1993). Wildflowers and Plants of Inland Australia (Reprint ed). Fishermans Bend, VIC: Portside Editions. 240 pp. Paperback, very good condition, many colour text-photos, black & white drawings, map, minor edgewear corners. This comprehensive guidebook covers an area in Central Australia within the Northern Territory. The author lives in Central Australia, and spent six years doing intensive research and study. The text has been throughly field-researched and checked with other plant experts, provides both botanical and common names, and virtually every species described has a full-colour photo to help with identification. The diagrams illustrate particular points of interest. A great book for botanists or someone wanting to learn about our unique wildflowers. ISBN: 0949318035. Our Book No: 28500. $20 AUD.

133. Various (1930). MATCHBOX LABELS: Seven various Belgium matchbox labels. Belgium: Various Publishers. n/a pp. Each label: Ephemera small oblong, good condition, some edgewear, pasted on white paper backing sheet, some loss side edge (1), two tiny closed tears (1). Seven Belgium matchbox labels: One of each unless stated: Bonza, Searchlight, Lewis's Safety Matches, Camp Safety Matches (two people talking at a campfire), Searchlight Wax Vestas Roche & Co.Ld, Three Transports Safety Matches, The Old Vindictive (a black ship with white behind it & blue background). (All state Made in Belgium, but may not be for the Belgian market. No date, but suggested as about 1930s, but may be later. Postage will be reduced for this item.). Our Book No: 40642. $15 AUD.

134. Wantrup, Jonathan (1987). Australian Rare Books 1788 - 1900 (1st ed). Sydney, Potts Point: Horden House. 468 pp. Hardback large thick octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, tipped-in frontispiece, facsimiles of book covers, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear jacket (spine littel faded as common), light foxing top edge, small mark bottom edge, autograph (author's written name), protected by semiarchival plastic sleeve. Heavy (1.3 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. The Australian bookseller introduces book collecting by an examination of its nature and methods, and with an explanation of the essential technical aspects. He provides a broad-ranging survey of the major Australian rare books that look at Australia’s past, relaing each to the historical context in which it was produced. Includes an extensive bibliographical checklist detailing the 260 major printed sources discussed in the text, as well as a glossary of terms used in book collecting and a general index, as well as a special index of artists and engravers. ISBN: 0958847827. Our Book No: 30760. $60 AUD.

135. Wilson, Ian (2002). Nostradamus: The Evidence (1st ed). London: Orion Books. 304 pp. Hardback large octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos & drawings, minimal edgewear. First edition. This first objective in-depth biography of the famous French physician and prophet vividly sets the man in the context of his own time, whilst also examining the mass industry that for centuries has devoted itself to interpreting his predictions. ISBN: 0752852639. Our Book No: 6454. $25 AUD.

136. Windschuttle, Keith (2002). The Fabrication of Aboriginal History: Volume One: Van Diemen’s Land 1803 - 1847 (1 ed). Sydney, Paddington: Macleay Press. 472 pp. Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black cloth boards, pink endpapers with black maps, colour photos, maps, tables, few sepia (brown-tinted), photos, minor edgewear jacket, light foxing top edge, protected by removable semiarchival sleeve. Heavy (1.1 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. This is the first volume in a proposed series, being a controversial and skeptical reappraisal of the widely accepted story about conflict between colonists and Aborigines in Australian history. This book examines conflict with Aborigines in Tasmania. The most exhaustive analysis yet undertaken of the relations between settlers and Aborigines from the time the British founded the colony in 1803. ISBN: 1876492058. Our Book No: 30761. $100 AUD.

137. Wood, Karen (2011). Diamond Spirit (Reprint ed) [Diamond Spirit Series]. Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 266 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minimal edgewear. First book in a series of novels for young adults by Australian writer. Jess has lost her horse Diamond in a tragic accident. Can her friends and Walkabout the foal heal her broken heart? ISBN: 9781742373157. Our Book No: 25131. $10 AUD.