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Anne of Green Gables: A Press-Out & Dress-Up Activity Book (featuring Anne and Her Best Friend Diana)
1 Anne of Green Gables: A Press-Out & Dress-Up Activity Book (featuring Anne and Her Best Friend Diana)
New York, USA Bantam Books 1994 0770425895 / 9780770425890 First Edition Large Softcover Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 384gms, pages are un-numbered, no elements of this book are missing. A beautifully detailed press-out book based on L.M. Montgomery's classic story, Anne of Green Gables. It includes 10 delightful outfits and accompanying extracts from the book. There are 8 pages of activities for making your own keepsakes including bracelets and a jewellery box. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
Australia: Beyond the Black Stump
2 Australia: Beyond the Black Stump
Glen Waverley, Australia Peter Antill-Rose & Associates Pty Ltd 1990 1862820457 / 9781862820456 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Lewis, Gary (photographer) 
Laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 875gms, 128 pages, blank endpapers. The superb photographs in this book provide an opportunity to look at that very special part of Australia which is found Beyond the Black Stump. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, message to previous owner on endpaper which goes through page to the next, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
 
 
Australian Heroes and Adventurers
3 Australian Heroes and Adventurers
London, England Walter Scott 1889 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Hardcover with green boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 275gms, 151 pages, blank endpapers. This book is the first in a series published by the publishers which illustrates life and the adventure in the Australian Colonies and the Islands of the Pacific. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, damage to binding with some pages beginning to come loose, large pen inscription to previous owner on inside front page,. Boards are heavily scuffed particularly at edges and corners where some of the cloth has worn through, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Big Book for Boys, The
4 Big Book for Boys, The
London, England The Children's Press First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dust jacket, undated, first edition, 458gms. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, moderate shelf wear to edges/corners of boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Book for Girls, The
5 Book for Girls, The
London, England Juvenile Productions First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Spence, W 
Hardcover with pictorial boards and pictorial dustjcaket, first edition, undated (inscription dated 1949), 388gms, 93 pages. A juvenile anthology of stories for young girls. Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with moderate scuffing, chipping and soiling. Dustjacket is in fair condition with heavy shelf wear, chipping and tearing. Ownership sticker is on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Book of the Lindsays in Australia, The
6 Book of the Lindsays in Australia, The
Australia Halbert's Publishing 1987 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 600gms, 80 pages plus a directory of Lindsay households in Australia. This is a history of Lindsay's in Australia, with an explanation of genealogy and looking for your family. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Chums Annual 1936-37
7 Chums Annual 1936-37
London, England The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1937 First Edition Original Cloth Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Original cloth boards, first edition, 1780gms, 412 pages. This is a young boys annual that features book length stories and series, short and long stories, articles, verse and humour as well as many black and white illustrations. Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Original cloth is a little worn and rubbed around edges but is still in good condition with moderate shelf wear. Internal front hinge is partially loose, but all pages are still well in tact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 60.00 AUD
 
 
Collection of Australian Bush Verse, A
8 Collection of Australian Bush Verse, A
Castle Hill, Australia Peter Antill-Rose and Associates Pty Ltd 1989 1862820341 / 9781862820340 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Lewis, Gary (photography by) 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 722gms, 112 pages, blue endpapers. This collection of Australian bush verse bring to life the characters of the Australian bush through the poetry of Henry Lawson, Banjo Paterson, Adam Lindsay Gordon, and others. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other preloved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Cowboy Comic Album No. 2
9 Cowboy Comic Album No. 2
London, England World Distributors Ltd First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dust jacket, undated (but inscribed with 1957), first edition, 330gms. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, mild shelf wear to edges/corners of boards, pen inscription on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Cowboy Hero Comic Annual
10 Cowboy Hero Comic Annual
London, England L Miller & Son Limited 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 364gms, 96 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, mild shelf wear to edges/corners of boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Dinosaurs!: A Supplement to Childcraft - The How and Why Library
11 Dinosaurs!: A Supplement to Childcraft - The How and Why Library
Illinois, USA World Book, Inc. 1987 0716606879 / 9780716606871 First Edition Hardcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, first edition, 760gms, 304pgs. This book covers the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods of the dinosaur. It is a supplement to the Childcraft reference library, but can be read as a stand alone book. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Encyclopedia of Witchcraft & Demonology: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Magic & Superstition: Alchemy, Charms, Dreams, Omens, Rituals, Talismans, Wishes
12 Encyclopedia of Witchcraft & Demonology: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Magic & Superstition: Alchemy, Charms, Dreams, Omens, Rituals, Talismans, Wishes
London, England Octopus Books Limited 1974 0706403967 / 9780706403961 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with decorated purple boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1380gms, 253 pages, illustrated endpapers, over 350 illustrations. Mysterious and unusual magic and superstitions of the past and present are described and illustrated in this book. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear. There is a small ownership sticker on the inside front endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
 
 
European Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Ireland
13 European Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Ireland
Australia National Gallery of Australia 1994 064213023X / 9780642130235 First Australian Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 996gms, 143 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen inscription on the inside back of the front cover. Book includes a loose copy of the Exhibition Guide, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Every Girl's Story Book
14 Every Girl's Story Book
London, England Dean & Son Ltd First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dustjacket, first edition, undated (circa late 1930s), 670gms, 140 pages. A juvenile anthology of stories for young boys. Book is in fair condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in fair condition with moderate scuffing and soiling. The 'This Book Belongs to Section' has been completed in pen, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Face of Australia
15 Face of Australia
Melbourne, Australia Australia Post Philatelic Group 2000 9312650137533 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 690gms, 189 pages. To celebrate the beginning of the year 2000, Australia Post issued a sheetlet of 25 stamps featuring photographs of everyday Australians The sheetle presented a visual snapshot of the nation. This book includes hundreds of photographs submitted in the national search for the final 25 photos that were eventually used. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small texta mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Film Fun Annual 1954
16 Film Fun Annual 1954
First Edition Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 374gms, 94 pages. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, moderate shelf wear to edges/corners of boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Girls' Budget, The
17 Girls' Budget, The
London, England Blackie & Son Ltd First Edition Hardcover Fair to Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dustjacket, first edition, date not stated (circa late 1930s), 680gms. A juvenile anthology of stories for young girls. Book is in fair to good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting. Boards are in fair condition with moderate scuffing, chipping and tearing. There is a very small pen inscription on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Hand Painted Porcelain: The Australasian Porcelain Art Teachers' Collection 1991
18 Hand Painted Porcelain: The Australasian Porcelain Art Teachers' Collection 1991
Kenthurst, Australia Kangaroo Press 1992 0864174438 / 9780864174437 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 850gms, 144 pages. This pictorial exposition of the works exhibited at the Australasian Porcelain Art Teachers Exhibition and Convention held in Sydney in September 1991 is an authoritative guide to the artistry and craftsmanship of porcelain artists during the late 20th century. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Hawkesbury on Show, The: A Brief History of the Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Published on the Occasion of Its 100th Show
19 Hawkesbury on Show, The: A Brief History of the Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Published on the Occasion of Its 100th Show
Hawkesbury, Australia Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association 1986 First Edition Soft Card Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Soft card cover, first edition, 128gms, 83 pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some very light water damage throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Holiday Yarns
20 Holiday Yarns
London, England Renwick of Otley First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dustjacket, first edition, undated (circa late 1930s, early 1940s), 512gms. A juvenile anthology of stories for young boys and girls. Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with moderate scuffing, chipping and soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
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