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1 4 Catalogues of Rare Books from Maggs Bros. and Bernard Quaritch 1927 to 1930: Australia and the South Seas; Asiatica and Africana; Voyages, Travels, Geography and Navigation
London Maggs Bros. / Bernard Quaritch Catalogues Hard Cover as Single Volume Good No Jacket as Issued 190mm x 240mm 
Maggs Bros. catalogues 491 (1927); 519 (1929) and 521 (1929) plus Bernard Quaritch catalogue 433 (1930). Sunning to spine. Heavy age-toning to edges of page-block. Split to front hinge but all pages secure. Some foxing and marks to pastedowns - but otherwise internally clean. Quaritch catalogue lacks front cover .Berkelouw catalogue extract relating to this volume taped to ffep. 
Price: 72.00 AUD
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2 A Bibliographic Check List and Price Guide for the Writings of R. C. Grey, Romer Grey and Zane Grey
Edward Myers and Judith Myers Connecticut, USA Country Lane Books 1995 Fourth Edition Card Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 150mm x 230mm 
Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. internally clean. 34pp 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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3 A Bibliography of Firework Books: Works on Recreative Fireworks from the Sixteenth to the Twentieth Century
Philip, Chris Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. American Fireworks News 1988 0929931009 / 9780929931005 First Paper Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 165mm x 230mm 
Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Minimal specks to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding sound. 168pp plus 16 plates 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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4 A Bibliography of Military Books Up to 1642
Maurice J. D. Cockle London The Holland Press 1978 0900470704 / 9780900470707 New of 1900 Publication Hard Cover Good Very Good 195mm x 255mm 
Jacket has light wear and is ptotected in a loose plastic cover. Foxing to top edge of page-block. A small are of damage/abrasion to bottom rear edge of cloth. Internally clean. Binding tight. 268pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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5 A Bibliography of Nineteenth Century British Topographical Books with Steel Engravings
Merlyn Holloway London Holland Press 1977 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 195mm x 245mm 
Jacket has moderate general wear and has bottom of front flap clipped horizontally. Foxing to edges of page-block. Very light foxing to pastedowns and endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 205pp 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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6 A Book Collector's Notes: On Items Relating to the Discovery of Australia, the First Settlement and the Early Coastal Exploration of the Continent
Rodney Davidson Australia Cassell 1970 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 185mm x 245mm 
Unclipped jacket has light general wear and moderate sunning to spine. Protected in Mylar cover (not taped to book). Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight.138pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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7 A Guide to Irish Bibliographical Material A Bibliography of Irish Bibliographies and Sources of Information
Alan R. Eager London The Library Association 1980 083659311 Second Revised and Enlarged Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 210mm x 260mm 
Cloth has minor wear and light foxing. Foxing to top edge of page-block. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 502pp 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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8 A History of Booksellers
Henry Curwen London Chatto & Windus 1873 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket as Issued Ex-Library 140mm x 195mm 
Re-bound in new brown boards. New endpaapers. Original cloth with gilt title etc. pasted to spine. Foxing to edges of page-block. Some internal ink stamps. Scattered internal foing and a few pencil notes. A good solid copy attractively bound. 483pp 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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9 A Pacific Bibliography: Printed Matter Relating to the Native Peoples of Polynesia, Melanesia and Micronesia
C. R. H. Taylor England Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 165mm x 240mm 
Moderate wear to cloth. Minor age toning to edges of page-block. Gift inscription to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Fold-out map in good order. Binding tight. 692pp 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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10 A Short-Title Catalogue of Household and Cookery Books Published in the English Tongue, 1701-1800
MacLean, Virginia London Prospect Books 1982 0907325068 / 9780907325062 First Edition Hard Cover Good to Very Good Good to Very Good 185mm x 275mm 
Unclipped jacket has might general wear and no tears. Light age-toning to edges of page-block. Minor bump to top corners of boards. Internally clean. Binding tight. 197pp 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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11 A Supplement (1971-1986) to Robert G. Albion's Naval and Maritime History: An Annotated Bibliography
Labaree, Benjamin W. Mystic, Connecticut, U.S.A. Mystic Seaport Museum 1988 0913372463 / 9780913372463 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 175mm x 255mm 
Light wear to covers. Light foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding sound. 232pp 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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12 Aa Bibliography of Sex Rites and Customs
Roger Goodland London George Routledge and Sons 1931 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair to Poor 230mm x 285mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear, several small tears and age-toning to edges. Large tear to rear of jacket has taaped repair. Moderate wear to cloth. Some foxing to edges of page-block. Moderate foxing to pastedowns and feps - otherwise internally clean. A few pages have creases. 752pp 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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13 Alchemy: A Bibliography of English-Language Writings
Pritchard, Alan London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1980 0710004729 / 9780710004727 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 160mm x 240mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate wear and is evenlý sunned. No tears. Some silverfish marks to edges of cloth. Internally clean. Binding tight. 439pp 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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14 An Ethnographic Bibliography of New Guinea - 3 Volume Set
National Library of Australia; Gibbney, H. J.; Corkhill, William Henry; Hoyer, N. C. Canberra, ACT Department of Anthropology and Sociology, Australian National University 1968 First Edition Card Covers with French Flaps Good No Jackets as Issued 205mm x 255mm 
Light general wear to covers. Label stain to top front corner of Volume 1. Age-toning and a few marks to edges of page-blocks. Internally clean. Bindings sound. Author Index, District Index and Proper Names Index 318pp, 110pp and 255pp 
Price: 64.00 AUD
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15 Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding
Duncan, Alastair; Bartha, Georges De London Thames & Hudson 1989 0500235430 / 9780500235430 First UK Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 265mm x 290mm 
Jacket has minimal wear. No tears. Former owner's attractive bookplate to front pastedown - otherwise book would be rated near'fine. Binding tight. 200pp 
Price: 56.00 AUD
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16 Art of the Printed Book, 1455-1955
Blumenthal, Joseph New York David R Godine 1978 0879232595 / 9780879232597 Third Printing Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 230mm x 310mm 
Light wear to covers. A few minor marks to rear cover. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 192pp 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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17 Australian Children's Books - A Bibliography: Volume 2 1973-1988
Kerry White Carlton South, Victoria Melbourne University Press 1992 0522844561 / 9780522844566 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 215mm x 305mm 
Jacket has light wear and no tears. Protected in loose Mylar cover. Moderate foxing to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 477pp 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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18 Australian Literature 1795-1938: Volume II and Volume II
E. Morris Miller Sydney University Press 1975 Facsimile Edition with Corrections Hard Covers with Slipcase Good Good 155mm x 240mm 
Jackets have light general wear. The jacket spines are moderately browned. Slipcase has light to moderate wear and no tears. Moderate foxing to top edges of page-blocks. Light even age-toning to feps - otherwise internally clean. Bindings tight.1078pp 
Price: 64.00 AUD
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19 Australiana: From the Library of Dr Eric McDonald - the Finest Collection Ever Offered for Sale in Australia
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1963 Sale Catalogue Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 140mm x 215mm 
Covers have moderate wear and age-toning. Light foxing to edges of page block. Internally clean. Binding sound. 83pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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20 Bibliography of Australian Medicine, 1790-1900
Ford, Edward Sydney University Press 1976 0424000229 / 9780424000220 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 190mm x 245mm 
Jacket has heavy general wear and sveral taped tears. Sunning to jacket spine. Light foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 348pp 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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21 Bookbinding : A Beginner's Manual
Ashton, Paul; Blackmore, Kate; Gollings, John London A & C Black 1983 0713623187 / 9780713623185 Reprint Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued 190mm x 245mm 
Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 103pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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22 Bookplates: A Short History of Australian Bookplates with Examples from Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
Mark Ferson and Brenda Heagney Sydney Royal Australasian College of Physicians 1993 0909783322 / 9780909783327 First Edition Card Cover - Stapled Very Good No Jacket as Issued 145mm x 210mm 
Light wear to covers. Internally clean. Binding sound. Includes errata slip. 57pp 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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23 Books in the USSR
A. Puzikov, Y. Likhtenshtein and N. Sikorsky USSR Iskusstvo Publishers 1975 First English Language Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 200mm x 210mm 
Moderate wear to boards. Small label abrasions to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 191pp 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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24 Dictionary of National Biography - Volumes I and II
Smith, George England Oxford University Press 1975 0198651023 / 9780198651024 First Edition Compact Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 240mm x 310mm 
Moderate wear to cloth some foxing and soiling to edges of page-blocks. Volume II has creasing to some paages - otherwise internally clean. No slipcase or magnifying glass. 3149pp VERY HEAVY SET. so no international shipping. Postage within Australia $20. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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25 Fifteen Centuries of Children's Literature: An Annotated Chronology of British and American Works in Historical Context
Bingham, Jane Westport, Connecticut Greenwood Press 1980 0313221642 / 9780313221644 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 160mm x 240mm 
Light wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Feint pencil impressions to top corner of ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 540pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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26 Fine Books
Alfred W. Pollard London Methuen & Co. 1912 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 185mm x 255mm 
Cloth has heavy general wear and sunning to spine. there are also a few pale abrasions to cloth. Gilt top edges. Rough-cut fore-edge and bottom edge age-toned. Bookplates to front pastedown and ffep. Re-bound into original boards with new endpapers. Some foxing to existing original feps - otherwise internally very clean. Binding tight. 332pp 
Price: 48.00 AUD
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27 Frontiers: Experience on the Australian Frontiers, 1788-1950
Sydney Hordern House 1991 1875567011 / 9781875567010 Book Catalogue Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 185mm x 245mm 
Covers have light general wear and minor lifting of clear laminate to lower front corner. Spine not creased. Internally clean. Unpaginated - 311 lots. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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28 Handwritten: Ten Centuries of Manuscript Treasures - from Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin
Canberra National Library of Australia 2011 Exhibition Publication Soft Cover with French Flaps Good No Jacket as Issued 240mm x 305mm 
Covers have moderate general wear. Crease to pine. Internally clean. Binding sound. 239pp 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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29 Incunabula in Australia and New Zealand
H. G. Kaplan Sydney Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales 1966 First Edition Card Cover - Stapled Very Good No Jacket as Issued 185mm x 245mm 
Light wear to covers. A few spots to edges of page-block. A single spot to title-page - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 52pp 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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30 New Zealand National Bibliography to the Year 1960 - 5 Volumes in 6
A. G. Bagnall Wellington, New Zealand Government Printer First Edition Hard Covers Good No Jackets as Issued 180mm x 245mm 
Moderate wear to boards. Sunning to spines. Age-toning to edges of page blocks. internally clean. Bindings tight. Volume 1: To 1889 Part 1: A-M ; Volume 1: To 1889 Part 2: N-Z, Indexes 1291pp; Volume II: 1890-1960 A-H 603pp; Volume III: 1890-1960 I-O 571pp; Volume IV: 1890-1960 P-Z 471pp.; Volume V Supplement & Index 637pp. Dated 1969 to 1985. POSTAGE TO NZ $50 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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31 Occult/Paranormal Bibliography: An Annotated List of Books Published in English, 1976 Through 1981
Clarie, Thomas C. New Jersey Scarecrow Press 1984 0810816741 / 9780810816749 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 145mm x 220mm 
Light wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 561pp 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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32 Old Cook Books: An Illustrated History
Eric Quayle London Studio Vista 1978 0289707072 / 9780289707074 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 215mm x 280mm 
Clipped jacket has heavy general wear plus small tears and chipping to top edge. Light wear to cloth. Internally very clean. Binding tight. 256pp 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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33 Penguin and the Lane Brothers: The Untold Story of a Publishing Revolution
Stuart Kells Collingwood, Victoria, Australia Black Inc. 2015 186395757X / 9781863957571 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 160mm x 240mm 
Jacket has light general wear and no tears. Book very clean. Binding tight. 336pp 
Price: 14.40 AUD
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34 Prince of Librarians: Life and Times of Antonio Panizzi of the British Museum
Miller, Edward London The British Library 1988 0712301682 / 9780712301688 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good to Very Good 140mm x 220mm 
Jacket has moderate general ear and no tear. Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Light wear to cloth. Internally clean. Binding tight. 356pp 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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35 Samoan Islands Bibliography
Holmes, Lowell D. Witchita, Kansas, U.S.A. Poly Concepts Publishing Company 1984 0915203006 / 9780915203000 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 220mm x 290mm 
Moderate wear to cloth. Some foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 329pp 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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36 The Collection of Robert Edwards AO
Sydney Hordern House 2012 Catalogue Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 215mm x 280mm 
Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. Lists 164 items in the collection with prices. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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37 The Library of Edward Gibbon: A Catalogue
Keynes, Geoffrey England St Pauls Bibliographies 1980 0906795028 / 9780906795026 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 160mm x 230mm 
Light wear to cloth. Minor foxing to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 293pp 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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38 The Library of Sir Simonds D'Ewes
Andrew G. Watson London The Trustees of the British Museum 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 190mm x 250mm 
Moderate general wear to cloth. The bottom rear corner of cloth is water affected but the pastedown and pages are untouched. Commonweath Archive ink stamp to ffep and rear pastedown . Also small letter 'D' to ffep and small label abrasion to rear fep. Otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 379pp 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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39 The Margaret Woodhouse Library
Melbourne Christie's 1991 Auction Catalogue Card Cover - Stapled Very Good No Jacket as Issued 210mm x 265mm 
Covers have light wear and minor age-toning. Internally clean. Binding sound. Includes 'prices realised' list. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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40 The Occult in the Western World: An Annotated Bibliography
Kies, Cosette N. Connecticut, U.S.A. Library Professional Publications 1986 0208021132 / 9780208021137 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 155mm x 235mm 
Light wear to cloth. Minor specks to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 233pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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