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1 A History of Leigh
John Lunn Runcorn, Cheshire England P & D Riley 1994 1874712077 / 9781874712077 Reprint of Second Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 145mm x 205mm 
Covers have light wear. Internally clean. Binding sound. 152pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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2 A History of Neath Abbey
Walter De Gray Birch Neath John E. Richards 1902 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 190mm x 27mm 
Heavy wear to cloth with small tears and minor losses to head and foot of spine. Former owner's name and date to ffep. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns - otherwise internally clean. Split to rear hinge but all pages secure.m 360pp 
Price: 157.50 AUD 118.13 AUD 
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3 A History of Singapore, 1819-1975
Turnbull, C. M. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Oxford University Press 1977 019580354X / 9780195803549 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 160mm x 250mm 
Jacket has moderate general wear and is protected in a loose plastic cover. Light foxing to edges of page block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 384pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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4 A History of Singapore, 1819-1988
Turnbull, Constance Mary England Oxford University Press 1989 0195889436 / 9780195889437 Second Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 155mm x 245mm 
Covers have light general wear. Spine has minor sunning but no creasing. Moderate foxing to top edge of page-block and minimal foxing to other edges. Internlly clean. 388pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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5 A History of the Ancient World: From Earliest Times to the Fall of Rome
Hutton Webster London George G. Harrap & Company 1915 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 140mm x 200mm 
Boards have moderate wear and bumping. Spine a little slack but sound. Heavy foxing to endpapers and pastedowns. Age-toning to edges of page block. Previous owner's name and date to ffep. Title page and onwards internally clean. 682pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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6 A History of the Church in Scotland: From the Earliest Times Down to the Present Day.
John Macpherson Paisley, Scotland Alexander Gardner 1901 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 160mm x 240mm 
Boards have heavy wear, bumping, sunning and marks. Heavy foxing to rough-cut edges of page block. 10% loss to top of Title page - not compromising text. Sporadic light foxing. Moderate foxing to preliminaries and last few pages. A reading copy of a very scarce volume. 458pp. 
Price: 63.00 AUD 47.25 AUD 
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7 A History of the English-Speaking Peoples - 4 Volumes
Winston S. Churchill London Cassell 1980 0304916471 / 9780304916474 Hard Cover Very Good Good to Very Good 155mm x 240mm 
Jackets have light general wear. Volume II has a 2cm tear to top front edge. Internally clean. Books very clean. Bindings tight. 416pp, 344pp, 332pp and 322pp 
Price: 42.00 AUD 31.50 AUD 
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8 A History of the Island of Jersey
G. R. Balleine London Staples Press 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 145mm x 220mm 
Jacket is tatty with heavy wear and some tears. There are some moderate losses to the head of the jacket spine and adjacent front. Moderate wear to cloth. Foxing to edges of page-block. Ffep missing. Minor foxing to endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 341pp 
Price: 29.40 AUD 22.05 AUD 
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9 A History of the Rod in All Countries from the Earliest Period to the Present Time: Flagellation & the Flagellants
Rev. William M. Cooper London William Reeves New, Revised and Corrected Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 130mm x 195mm 
Cloth has moderate general wear plus silverfish abrasions to one third of spine and 10% of rear. Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Hinges a little slack. Small ink stamp to title-page. Minor foxing to preliminaries and rear endpapers. Minor sporadic internal foxing but really quite clean. Binding sound. Undated (1896?) 544pp 
Price: 36.75 AUD 27.56 AUD 
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10 A History of Tin Mining and Smelting in Cornwall
D. B. Barton Truro, Cornwall D. Bradford Barton 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 150mm x 245mm 
Clipped jacket has moderate general wear and a few tiny tears. Light foxing to edges of paage block. Intermally clean. Binding tight.302pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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11 A Hundredth Birthday: Reviewing a Century of Progress 1823-1923
Leeds Joshua Tetley & Son Limited 1923 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 230mm x 305mm 
Moderate general wear to cloth. Foxing to top edge of page-block. Light foxing to ffep, first title-page and rear endpaper - otherwise internally very clean and bright. Unpaginated 
Price: 126.00 AUD 94.50 AUD 
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12 A Private Empire
Stephen Foster Millers Point, NSW, Australia Pier 9 2010 First Edition Soft Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket as Issued 150mm x 230mm 
Covers have moderate general wear. Spine not creased. Internlly clean.399pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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13 A Short History of the Port of Bristol
Charles Wells and Reece Winstone Bristol, England J. W. Arrowsmith 1909 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 145mm x 215mm Signed by Author(s)
Cloth has heavy wear and sunning to spine. Age-toning to edges of page-block. An early fountain pen inscription to ffep plus an applied crest (possibly from jacket). 1940s Times press cutting applied to rear pastedown. Light foxing to preliminaries and last couple of pages. Fold-outs in good order. A few pencil underlinings and very occasional internal foxing. Binding tight. 426pp 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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14 A Stroll Through Colonial Hong Kong
Trea Wiltshire Hong Kong FormAsia 2013 First Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued 145mm x 205mm 
Minimal wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 364pp 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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15 A Study of Thai Politics and History through the Mails
Anatchai Rattakul Thailand 2001 First Edition Pictorial Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued 250mm x 335mm 
Book very clean. Binding tight. Light wear to slipcase. Thai and English text. 200pp 
Price: 52.50 AUD 39.38 AUD 
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16 A Survey of Ukranian History
Dymtro Doroshenko and Oleh W. Gerus Canada Humeniuk Publication Foundation 1975 First Updated Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket Ex-Library (Institutional) 160mm x 235mm 
Cloth has moderate wear and is covered in contact plastic. Label to spine. Age-toning to edges of page-block. The usual library additions and remnants. Ffep excised with minor abrasion to front paste-down. Binding tight. 873pp plus index 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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17 Alexander the Great: 2000 Years of Treasures
Sydney Australian Museum 2012 Exhibition Publication Soft Cover with French Flaps Very Good No Jacket as Issued 230mm x 265mm 
Minimal wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 297pp 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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18 Ancient Art of the Amur Region
Alexei Okladnikov Leningrad Aurora Art Publishers 1981 First English Laguage Edition Hard Cover Good to Very Good Good 240mm x 315mm 
Jacket has moderate general wear and bumping to edges. A 9cm tear to rear has been repaired with acid-free tape. Light wer to cloth. Minor age-toning to some page margins - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 159pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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19 Ancient Indian Social History: Some Interpretations
Romila Thapar New Delhi, India Orient Longman 1978 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 145mm x 220mm 
Moderate wear to cloth. Minor age-toning to edges of page block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 396pp 
Price: 10.50 AUD 7.88 AUD 
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20 Ancient Voices - Modern Echoes: Theatre in the Greek World
Green, J. R.; Mueke, F. Australia University of Sydney, The Nicholson Museum 2003 0909602166 / 9780909602161 Exhibition Catalogue Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued 210mm x 300mm 
Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 83pp 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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21 Annals of Shrewsbury School
George William Fisher London Methuen & Co 1899 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket Ex-Library 150mm x 230mm 
Moderate wear to cloth. The usual library additions and remants plus foxing to pages and margins and edges. 508pp plus. A reading copy. 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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22 Antibes: Juan-les-Pins - Le Temps Retrouve
Renaud Dumenil France Equinoxe 1997 2841350703 / 9782841350704 First Thus Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 220mm x 220mm 
Covers have moderate general wear and creasing to spine. Large inscription to title-page - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 226pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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23 Art of the European Iron Age
J. V. S. Megaw, Janet Maughan, Jenny Zimmer et al New York Harper & Row 1970 First Edition Hardcover Fair to Good Fair 230mm x 270mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear, a 2cm tear to top front corner and a couple of small tears to top of spine. Moderate wear to cloth. Former owner's details to half-title page. A 6cm split at front hinge causing some slackness but still sound. Internally clean. 195pp plus 306 plates 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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24 Away Offshore: Nantucket Island and Its People
Philbrick, Nathaniel Nantucket, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Mill Hill Press 2007 0963891014 / 9780963891013 Sixth Printing Soft Cover Good No Jackets as Issued 180mm x 255mm 
Moderate general wear to covers Spine not creased. Crease to top front corner of pages and associated creasing to first few pages. Crease to rear top corner of covers. Internally clean. 273pp 
Price: 10.00 AUD 7.50 AUD 
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25 Balleine's History of Jersey
Balleine, G. R.;Syvret, Marguerite;Stevens, Joan United Kingdom Phillimore 1981 0850334136 / 9780850334135 Revised Enlarged Edition Hard Cover Good Good 190mm x 250mm 
Clipped jacket has moderate general wear, some tiny nicks but no real tears.Some foxing to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 306pp 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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26 Bangkok: Then and Now
Steve Van Beek Bangkok Ab Publications 2001 9748761606 / 9789748761602 Second Edition Pictorial Hard Cover Very Good Good 285mm x 215mm 
Jacket has moderate general wear and no tears. Light wear to boards. Internally clean. Binding tight. 131pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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27 Bell Telephone Manufacturing Company 1882-1982
Antwerp, Belgium Bell Telephone 1982 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 235mm x 300mm 
Jacket has heavy general wear, chipping and a few tiny tears. Inscription to ffep and moderate abrasions to last 2 pages - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. Unpaginated 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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28 Blucher and the Uprising of Prussia Against Napoleon, 1806 - 1815
Ernest F. Henderson New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1911 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 135mm x 195mm 
Re-bound in red cloth (and half-leather?). Light wear to ends of spine and corners. Foxing to edges of page-block. Minor foxing to preliminaaries and rear endpapers. Otherwise internally very clean. Binding sound. 347pp 
Price: 42.00 AUD 31.50 AUD 
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29 Bridlington in Old Picture Postcards
Brown, Tom Zaltbommel European Library,The Netherlands 1987 9028845976 / 9789028845978 First Edition Pictorial Hardcover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 210mm x 150mm Inscribed By Author
Light wear to covers. Gift inscription to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. Author's inscription to title page. Unpaginated. REDUCED POSTAGE ON THIS ITEM 
Price: 26.25 AUD 19.69 AUD 
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30 Caskets from Cordoba: Victoria & Albert Museum
John Beckwith London Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1960 First Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 185mm x 245mm 
Covers have moderate general wear plus a 3cm tear to foot of spine and a 1cm tear to head of spine. Gift inscription to inside of front cover and a few minor specks to title-page - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 72pp 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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31 Cassell's Compendium of Victorian Crafts
Henderson, Marjorie; Wilkinson, Elizabeth London Cassell 1978 0304301906 / 9780304301904 First UK Edition Hardcover Good Fair to Good 205mm x 270mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear and a 2cm tear to top front left corner. Minor foxing to edges of page block. Light foxing to pastedowns and rear fep. Small stain to rear fep and last page - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 223pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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32 Catalina! Wish You Were Here
Ray Miller and Jo Miller Avalon, California Evergreen Press 1993 0913056138 / 9780913056134 First Edition Soft Cover with French Flaps Very Good No Jacket as Issued 205mm x 230mm 
Light wear to covers. Large but neat gift inscription to ffep. Wonderful collection of early to mid 20th Century postcards of Catalina Island, California.96pp 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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33 Catholic Footsteps in Old New York: A Chronicle of Cathlocity in the City of New York from 1524 to 1808
William Harper Bennett New York Schwartz, Kirwin and Fauss 1909 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 145mm x 210mm Signed by Author
Boards have heavy wear, bumping and marks. Split to front hinge. Ex-libris label to front pastedown. Staining to front pastedown and ffep only. Age-toning to rough-cut edges of page block. Gilt to top edge. Internally clean. Author's signature to ffep. 499pp 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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34 Changing Face of Colombo (1505-1972)
R. L. Brohier Sri Lanka Visidunu Prakashakayo 2000 9559170317 Second Edition Pictorial Hard Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 215mm x 285mm 
Boards have moderate wear and a slight curve. Gift inscription to half-title page. Slight horizontal waviness to pages but internally clean. Binding tight. Includes 'Views of Colombo (1518-1900) by Ismeth Raheem. 80 pp plus 22 plates. 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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Charles Darwin's Beagle Diary, R. D. Keynes (Editor)
35 Charles Darwin's Beagle Diary
R. D. Keynes (Editor) England Cambridge University Press 2001 0521003172 / 9780521003179 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 155mm x 225mm 
Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Minimal specks to edges of page-block. Internally clean. 464pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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36 Chronology of South-East Asian History 1400-1996
Duncan Stearn Dee Why, New South Wales The Mitraphab Centre 1997 0646308793 / 9780646308791 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued 170mm x 245mm 
Light general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 368pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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37 Churchill & Roosevelt: The Complete Correspondence. Three Volumes. I. Alliance Emerging October 1933 - November 1942; II. Alliance Forged November 1942 - February 1944; III. Alliance Declining February 1944 - April 1945
Warren F. Kimball (Editor) New Jersey Princeton University Press 1984 0691056498 / 9780691056494 First USA Edition Hard Covers Good Good 165mm x 240mm 
Jackerts have light to moderate general wear plus some sunning to spines and front of Volume I. No tears. Foxing to top edges of page-block plus minor foxing to other edges. Volume I has a few scattered pencil underlinings (not to be confused with the printed underlinings and crossing outs that are part of the text as published). Otherwise internally very clean. Bindings sound. clxiv, plus 647pp; 773pp; 742pp Packaged weight over 4kg Australian postage will be $18 on this item. NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING. 
Price: 99.75 AUD 74.81 AUD 
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38 Clermont, Gem of the Hills: A History of Clermont, Florida, and Neighboring Communities
Johnson, Miriam W.; Young, Rosemary Y. Florida, USA M.W. Johnson 1996 0961262605 / 9780961262600 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 160mm x 235mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate wear and a small tear to rear top edge. 333pp 
Price: 10.50 AUD 7.88 AUD 
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39 Colonialism & Modernity
Paul Gillen & Devleena Ghosh Sydney University of New South Wales Press 2007 First Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 150mm x 230mm 
Covers have light general wear plus a crease to rear and a small nick to front edge of spine. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 271pp 
Price: 10.50 AUD 7.88 AUD 
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40 Copacabana Palace: A Hotel and It's History
Ricardo Boecht Alexandre Dorea Ribeiro 1999 8572341218 / 9788572341219 First English Language Edition Pictorial Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 290mm x 290mm 
Minim al wear to jacket. Book very clean. Binding tight. 170pp HEAVY BOOK - ADDITIONAL OVERSEAS POSTAGE CHARGEABLE 
Price: 36.75 AUD 27.56 AUD 
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41 Country Housewife and Lady's Director: Pt. 1 & 2
Bradley, Richard London Prospect Books 1980 0907325017 / 9780907325017 Facsimile Reprint from 1736 Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Good to Very Good 135mm x 210mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear plus a 5mm tear to top of rear flap. Book very clean. Binding tight. 
Price: 42.00 AUD 31.50 AUD 
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42 Country Life Annual Christmas 1950
London Country Life 1950 Periodical Soft Cover Fair No Jacket as Issued 245mm x 330mm 
Covers have very heavy wear, tears, minor losses and creasing. Rusting to staples. Front cover pulled away from staples but still attached to spine. Cover has price blacked out. Some thumbing. Internally clean. 
Price: 10.50 AUD 7.88 AUD 
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43 Cross the Great Desert: The African Slave Routes to Timbuktoo
Michael Ross London Gordon & Cremonesi 1977 0860330265 / 9780860330264 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 170mm x 265mm 
Unclipped jacket has light general wear and no tears. Foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 216pp 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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Democracy and Participation in Athens, Sinclair, R. K.
44 Democracy and Participation in Athens
Sinclair, R. K. Cambridge, England Cambridge University Press 1993 0521423899 / 9780521423892 Reprint of First Paper Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket as Issued 155mm x 235mm 
Moderate wear to covers. Light crease to spine. Crease to front covers. Internally very clean. Binding sound. 253pp 
Price: 18.90 AUD 14.18 AUD 
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45 Deutsche Bank. Eine Geschichte in Bildern / An Illustrated History
Munich Piper Verlag 2007 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 220mm x 280mm 
Jacket has light general wear and no tears. Book very clean. Binding tight. Text in German and English. 319pp 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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46 Digging for Pathogens Ancient Emerging Diseases- Theier Evolutionary, Anthropoligical Context
Greenbalt, Charles L. Israel Balaban Publishers 1998 086689053X / 9780866890533 First Edition Soft Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket as Issued 165mm x 240mm 
Moderate wear to covers. Nick to top of spine. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 400pp 
Price: 31.50 AUD 23.63 AUD 
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Dutch Immigrant Women in the United States, 1880-1920, Sinke, Suzanne M.
47 Dutch Immigrant Women in the United States, 1880-1920
Sinke, Suzanne M. USA University of Illinois Press 2002 0252027310 / 9780252027314 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 155mm x 240mm 
Unclipped jacket has light wear. Minimal specks to edges of page block. Moderate curve to front board. Minor marks to pastedowns and feps - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 295pp 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
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48 Egyptian Art and the Cults of Osiris and Amon
Eberhard Otto London Thames & Hudson 1968 First English Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 225mm x 265mm 
Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear, chipping to corners and head of spine plus a 4cm tear to top rear adjacent to spine. Moderate foxing to edges of page-block. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 145pp 
Price: 42.00 AUD 31.50 AUD 
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49 Elements Dates De L'Art Roman En France: Evolution Du Style
F. Deshoulieres Paris Les Editions D'Art et D'Histoire 1936 First Edition Soft Cover Good Fair 225mm x 290mm Signed by Author(s)
Jacket has moderate general wear plus very heavy wear and tears to spine. Heavy foxing to rough-cut edges. Light foxing to preliminaries. Dated 'Christmas 1935' to ffep. Signed and dated thus to ffep: 'John Christopher Haskell 1951' John Haskell was Professor of Architecture at the University of Sydney. 71pp plus plates 
Price: 42.00 AUD 31.50 AUD 
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50 Freedom of the Parish
Geoffrey Grigson London Phoenix House 1954 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 145mm x 220mm 
Clipped jacket has moderate general wear and a few small tears. A very small loss to foot of spine. Foxing apparen to reverse of jacket. Illustration to front of jacket is clean and bright.Moderate wear to cloth. Minor foxing to edges of page-block and endpapers. Gift inscription to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 208pp 
Price: 15.75 AUD 11.81 AUD 
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