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Native Genius in Anonymous Architecture in North America

By: N/A

Price: $60.00  $54.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy, ICCROM: 1985

Edition: Symposium Publication

Seller ID: 009504


Covers have moderate wear, marks and minor foxing. Spine not creased. Foxing to edges of page block. Title page has light foxing and a former owner's name and date to top corner. 427pp View more info

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The Cambridge Historical Dictionary of Disease

By: Kiple, Kenneth F.

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 2003

Edition: First Paper Edition

Seller ID: 013947


Covers have light general wear. Spine not creased. Minimal marks to edges of page-block. A tiny nibble from top corner of half-title page - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 412pp View more info

Victa Rotary Mowers 1955-1987 Servive and Repair Manual

By: N/A

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: Sydney, Gregory's Scientific Publications: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 016820


Covers have light general wear. Spine not creased. A few pale red ink stamps of former owner's name inside. Otherwise very clean. 96pp Covers Victa, Pace, Mayfair, Sunbeam, Imperial and Edger models. View more info

Geo. Cradock & Co. Limited Wire Rope Works, Wakefield England Catalogue

By: N/A

Price: $300.00  $270.00

Publisher: Wakefield, Yorkshire, Geo. Cradock & Co.: 1922

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 016935


Cloth has heavy general wear plus some fraying and marks. Front presents as good though. Former owner's name to ffep and some thumbing to thumbnail index. Otherwise internally almost like new. 228pp View more info

Rover Rotary Mowers: Models Powered By Suzuki and Briggs and Stratton Engines

By: N/A

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Gregory's Scientific Publications: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017205


Contact plastic to boards. Internally clean. Binding tight. 120pp View more info

Rover Rotary Lawnmowers: All Models Including 1978 Series - S.P. Workshop Manual Series No. 99

By: N/A

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Murray Book Distributors: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017206


Ding to front edge of spine. Former owner's name and address to ffep. Lawnmower serial numbers to half-title page. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 127pp View more info

Malaria and Quinine

By: N/A

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Bureau for Increasing the Use of Quinine: 1927

Seller ID: 017529


Moderate wear to cloth. Minor foxing to feps - otherwise internally very clean. Binding tight. 58pp View more info

Sound Practice in the Seasoning of Boards

By: N/A

Price: $150.00  $135.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Division of Forest Products: 1934

Edition: Second Edition - Revised

Seller ID: 017674


Cloth has heavy general wear and foxing. Age-toning to edges of page block. Foxing to feps and pastedowns. Former owner's name to front pastedown and one or two other internal marks. An apparent glue repair to binding has caused some undulation to some pages at hinge. All pages secure. Multiple pagination in several sections. View more info

Modern Methods of Shoe Construction

By: N/A

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, The British United Shoe Machinery Company:

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 017781


Light wear to cloth. Inscription to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. Undated (1950s?). Excellent cross-section plates illustrating different tpes of shoe construction. 28pp View more info

The Young Ladies Journal Complete Guide to the Work-Table: Embroidery, with Coloured Illustrations. Also Full Directions for Silk, Crewel and Arrasene Work, with Diagrams of Stitches

By: N/A

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: London, E. Harrison: 1885

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 017782


Cloth has heavy general wear plus fraying to corners. Spine neatly repaired plus new pastedowns and feps. Boards are original. Browning to edges of page-block. An indistinct ink stamp to page 3 plus minimal internaly foxing. Really very clean. Coloured plates in good order. Binding tight. 136pp plus advertisements. View more info

White Lead Paints: Why When and How Specified

By: N/A

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: London, The White Lead Publicity Bureau: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017800


Cloth has moderate general wear and some marks. Foxing to edges of page-block. Scattered foxing to page margins. Tipped-in plates in good order. Binding tight.160pp View more info

Bell's Purification, Aeration & Heating Plant for Swimming Baths

By: N/A

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: Denton, England, Bell Brothers, Calder Ironworks: 1927

Edition: Brochure

Seller ID: 017840


Covers have moderate general wear plus a 1cm tear to cloth at foot of spine. Light foxing to title-page, otherwise internally very clean. Binding sound. Includes many equipment and swimming pool photographs. 50pp View more info

Wood Working Precision at High Speed

By: N/A

Price: $60.00  $54.00

Publisher: USA, SKF Ball Bearing Co. / Redfield- Kendrick-Odell Co,: 1917

Seller ID: 018739


Light general wear to cloth plus a 1cm tear at head of spine, a tiny tear to rear edge and a minor stain to rear. Internally very clean. Binding tight. 48pp View more info

M1 Carbine Owner's Manual: M1, M2 & M3 .30 Caliber Carbines

By: N/A

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: El Dorado, Arizona, Desert Publications: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015840


Clear plastic jacket. Small label to front cover. Internally clean. Binding sound. 103pp View more info

The Scientific Revolution in Victorian Medicine

By: A. J. Youngson

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010745


Jacket has moderate wear plus a tiny nick missing at foor tof spine. Minor foxing to verso of jacket. Minimal foxing to fore-edge of page block and ffep. Internally clean. Binding tight. 237pp View more info

Kaolin in Western Australia

By: Abeysinghe, P.B., Fetherston, J.M.

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Perth, Geological Survey of Western Australi: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019329


Covers have moderate general wear plus a 3cm tear at top front adjacent to spine. Blank white label pasted to top of title-page. Otherwise internally clean. Binding good. 142pp View more info

Fish Community Ecology in Estuaries and Coastal Lagoons : Towards an Ecosystem Integration

By: Alejandro Yanez-Arancibia (Editor)

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002453


Jacket has heavy wear, several tears and some losses. Boards have moderate wear and some bumping. Internally very clean and binding sound. The major monograph on the subject. Dual language text in English and Spanish. 653pp View more info

Club-Foot

By: Alfred T. Fripp and Norman E. Shaw

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, E. & S. Livingstone: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003979


Unclipped jacket has heavy wear, foxing, stains to flaps plus bumping, chipping and tears to top edge. Moderate wear to boards. Previous owner's details to ffep. Tape stains and marks to preliminaries - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 122pp View more info

The Spinner's Encyclopedia

By: Anderson, Enid

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006124


Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear, minor chipping to top front corner and light foxing to flaps. Light foxing to top edge of page block. Internally very clean and bright. Binding tight. 288pp View more info

Elements of Glass and Glassmaking ( Glass Making)

By: Benjamin F. Biser

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Pittsburg, USA, Glass and Pottery Publishing Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017779


Cloth has moderate general wear plus some fraying to head and foot of spine. Former owner's name and date plus partial retailer's label to front pastedown. Light foxing to feps and pastedowns.Split to front hinge at title-page but all pages secure. Otherwise internally clean.139pp FIRST EDITION...NOT PRINT ON DEMAND! View more info

Soil Structure and Fabric

By: Brewer, R.; Sleeman, J. R.

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Australia, CSIRO: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018167


Light general wear to boards. Internally clean. Binding tight. 173pp View more info

Roof Tiling

By: C. G. Dobson

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood & Son: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003093


Boards have moderate wear, bumping to corners and ends of spine. Some foxing and age-toning to preliminaries and last few pages. Retailers' stamps to front pastedown and ffep. A very few minor marks internally - otherwise clean. Binding sound. 'A short history of the craft, an outline of modern English methods of manufacture and of modern practice, some hints on the choice of a tile and on the writing of specifications for roof tiling, and an explanation of the methods o... View more info

A Manual of Australian Soils

By: C. G. Stephens

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Melbourne, CSIRO: 1962

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 004001


Jacket has heavy wear, foxing, a few tears and minor losses. Cloth heavily stained. Moderate foxing to pastedowns, endpapers and Title page - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 61pp plus plates View more info

Algae Harvesting from Sewage (Environmental study report)

By: Caldwell Connell Engineers Pty Limited

Price: $25.00  $22.50

Publisher: Canberra, ACT, Australian Government Publishing Service: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014857


Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 99pp View more info

The Role of Australian Flour and Bread in Health and Nutrition

By: Catherine Saxelby & Una Venn-Brown

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: New South Wales, Privately Published: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014829


Moderate wear to covers. Spine not creased. A couple of very minor marks to bottom edge of page-block. Internally clean. 153pp View more info

Vegetables As Medicine

By: Chang, Chao Liang

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: Kuranda, QLD, Australia, The Rams Skull Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014568


Moderate general wear to covers plus minor mark to front. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 124pp View more info

Coastal Evolution and Coastal Erosion in New South Wales

By: Chapman, D. M. Et al

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Coastal Council of New South Wales: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018293


Covers have moderate wear. Minor bump to top edge of front cover. Spine not creased. Internally clean and binding sound. 341pp View more info

Practical Examples of Reinforced Concrete Design

By: Chas. E. Reynolds

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: London, Concrete Publications:

Seller ID: 019560


Jacket has moderate general wear plus severa small tears. Age-toning to spine. Foxing to edges of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. Undated (1943). 258pp View more info

Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion

By: Cheng Xinnong (Chief Editor)

Price: $25.00  $22.50

Publisher: Beijing, China, Foreign Languages Press: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 017092


Jacket has moderate general wear, bumping to top edge plus sunning to spine. No tears. Age-toning to edges of page-block plus some minor marks to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 544pp View more info

muko-Yama: Palaeolithic Industries Excavated at the Muko-Yama Site, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan - Records of Archaeological Material No. 3

By: Chosuke Serizawa (Editor)

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Sendai, Japan, Laboratory of Archaeology, Tohuku University: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011388


Moderate wear to covers. Spine not creased. Former owner's name to top corner of cover. Internally clean. Binding sound. Text in English and Japanese. 122pp View more info

Isoyama: A Palaeolithic Stone Industry Excavated from the Isoyama Site, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan - Records of Archaeological Material No. 1

By: Chosuke Serizawa (Editor)

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Sendai, Japan, Laboratory of Archaeology, Tohuku University: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011389


Moderate general wear to covers. Some damage to spine. Former owner's name to fep - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. Text in English and Japanese. 35 plates. View more info

Iwata: A Palaeolithic Stone Industry Excavated from the Iwato Site, Oita Prefecture, Japan - Records of Archaeological Material No. 2

By: Chosuke Serizawa (Editor)

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Sendai, Japan, Laboratory of Archaeology, Tohuku University: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011390


Covers have moderate general wear. There is a small amount of damage to spine. Former owner's name to fep - otherwise internally clean. 73pp View more info

Mosanru: A Palaeolithic Stone Industry Excavated from the Mosanru Site, Hokkaido - Records of Archaeological Material No. 4

By: Chosuke Serizawa (Editor)

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: Sendai, Japan, Laboratory of Archaeology, Tohuku University: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011391


Covers have moderate general wear. There is a small amount of damage to spine. Internally clean. Binding sound. 95pp View more info

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Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change: Preparing Australian Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries for the Future

By: Chris Stokes and Mark Howden (Editors)

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Collingwood, Victoria, CSIRO Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017707


Light general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 286pp View more info

Plants for Medicines : A Chemical and Pharmacological Survey of Plants in the Australian Region

By: Collins, D. J., Culvenor, C. C. J., Lamberton, J. A., Loder, J. W. and Price, J. K.

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: East Melbourne, CSIRO: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017702


Minimal wear to boards. Light foxing to top edge of page block. Former owner's details (crossed-out) on half-title page. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 303pp View more info

Chan's Practical Geriatrics

By: Daniel Kam Yin Chan

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: New South Wales, Australia, BA Printing & Publishing Services: 2009

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 019123


Covers have light general wear plus a 4cm crease to top front corner. Spine not creased. Internally verey clean. 231pp View more info

The Practical American Millwright and Miller: Comprising the Elementary Principles of Mechanics Mechanism, and Motive Power

By: David Craik

Price: $60.00  $54.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Carey Baird & Co: 1877

Seller ID: 015826


Cloth has very heavy wear and some losses. Heavy age-toning to edges of page-block.Hinges split. Notations to ffep. Foxing to preliminaries rear endpapers and page margins plus some occasional spots to the text. One fold out plan is detached, very creased and has a quite large loss. Another plan is very creased and has a small loss. Apart from the plan all pages are secure. A scarce book but just a reading copy...and priced accordingly. 428pp View more info

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The Encyclopedia of Ayurvedic Massage

By: Douillard, John

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: U.S.A., North Atlantic Books: 2004

Edition: First Paper Edition

Seller ID: 015626


Covers have light general wear. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 310pp View more info

Minerals of Broken Hill

By: Dr H. K. Worner and R. W. Mitchell (Editors)

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Mining & Smelting Limited: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012273


Cloth has light wear and bumping to corners. Mineral foxing to preliminaries and a 4cm tear to bottom of title-page. Otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 259pp View more info

Judging Victims: Why We Stigmatize Survivors, and How They Reclaim Respect (Social Problems, Social Constructions)

By: Dunn, Jennifer L.

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Lynne Rienner Publishers: 2012

Edition: First Paper Edition

Seller ID: 017229


Moderate general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 241pp View more info

Violin Making as it Was and Is

By: Ed. heron-Allen

Price: $25.00  $22.50

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co: 1885

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 006281


Jacket has heavy wear, stains, several small tears and minor losses. Front panel of jacket detached adjacent to spine. Heavy wear to cloth and sunning to spine. Foxing to edges of page block. Heavy foxing to endpapers and pastedowns. Moderate scattered foxing to margins (heavy on a few pages). Binding tight. A sound reading copy. 366pp View more info

A Fuller Explanation: The Synergetic Geometry of R. Buckminster Fuller

By: Edmondson, Amy C.

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1992

Edition: First Paper Edition

Seller ID: 007846


Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 302pp View more info

Fragrances of the World 2013 ( Parfums Du Monde )

By: Edwards, Michael

Price: $80.00  $72.00

Publisher: Sydney, Fragrances of the World: 2013

Edition: 29th Annual Edition

Seller ID: 018785


Minor bumping to corners. Internally clean. Binding tight. Thumb index. 260pp View more info

Fragrances of the World 2009 ( Parfums Du Monde )

By: Edwards, Michael

Price: $60.00  $54.00

Publisher: Sydney, Fragrances of the World: 2008

Edition: 25th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 018786


Moderate general wear to covers. Minor bumping to corners. Internally clean. Binding tight. Thumb index. 206pp View more info

Corrosion in Condensers

By: Ernest Bate

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Insitution of Engineers: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019557


Light general wear to covers. Internally clean. Binding good. 26pp plus fold-out diagrams. View more info

Lipids in Foods: Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Technology

By: F. D. Gunstone and F. A. Norris

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: England, Pergamon Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014924


Minimal wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 170pp NOT ex-library View more info

Misima Island: Geology and Gold Mineralization

By: F. de Keyser

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: Australia, Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017989


Light general wear to covers. Initials to top front corner of cover. Former owner's name and date to title-page. Otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 36pp plus fold-out maps. View more info

Safety in Museums and Galleries

By: F. Howie

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008561


Covers have heavy wear, a label to spine and a 2cm x 4cm label abrasion to top front adjacent to spine. All the usual library additions and remnants - otherwise internally very clean. Binding sound. 184pp View more info

Modern Australasian Herbal

By: Fletcher, Kim

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, Penguin Books: 1996

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 013074


Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Minor age-toning to edges of page-block. Internally clean. 271pp View more info

Carpentry for River & Garden

By: Francis Chilton-Young

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock Bowden and Co: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002489


Boards have moderate wear and some marks. Age toning to edges of page block.Large inked-out signature to Half-Title page. A very minor loss to advertising endpaper. Small splits to hinges. Several splits between pages but all pages in place. A few spots of foxing but basically internally clean. 98pp View more info