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Australasian Stamp Catalogue, The (20th Edition)
1 Australasian Stamp Catalogue, The (20th Edition)
Dubbo, Australia Seven Seas Stamps P/L 20th Edition Soft Card Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Soft card cover, twentieth edition, book undated, 472g, 159pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the Australian Commonwealth, PNG, Nauru, Australian Antarctic Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos Island, and Norfolk Island. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Spine shows creasing and has started to split at the top, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
 
 
Antiques & Collectibles: Buying and Selling - For Fun and Profit, Bingham, Joan & Don
2 Bingham, Joan & Don Antiques & Collectibles: Buying and Selling - For Fun and Profit
Rutland, USA Charles E. Tuttle Co., Inc. 1994 0804819866 / 9780804819862 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 430gms, 267 pages. Written for both beginners and experienced collectors, this guide provides descriptions of some of the more prized antiques and collectibles, and explains how to find them and how to resell them. It also offers tips on cleaning and repair, auction strategies, how to set up displays, and how to find the best markets for your wares. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
Encyclopedia of Desks, An, Bridge, Mark
3 Bridge, Mark Encyclopedia of Desks, An
Leichardt, Australia Sandstone Books 1996 1875986502 / 9781875986507 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 850gms, 127 pages. This book provides a combination of design history and practical references for the collector. It includes images from museums, auction houses, private collections, and antique dealers worldwide. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
New Zealand & Pacific Islands Stamp Catalogue (1979 Edition), Clark, Sally (ed)
4 Clark, Sally (ed) New Zealand & Pacific Islands Stamp Catalogue (1979 Edition)
Dubbo, Australia Stamp Publications 1979 Fifth Edition Soft Card Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Soft card cover, fifth edition, 416g, 176pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the New Zealand and other Oceanic islands. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Australian Antique Buyer's Companion, The, Cook, Peter
5 Cook, Peter Australian Antique Buyer's Companion, The
Frenchs Forest, Australia A H & A W Reed P/L 1982 0589503367 / 9780589503369 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 820gms, 208 pages.This book covers australiana, art deco figures, dolls, ivory, firearms, miniatures, photography, prints, hardstone carvings, bronze, snuff bottles, musical boxes, treen, medals, oriental carpets, clocks, fans, pewter and much much more. The author shows how to identify period by style and compares items with the best. Book includes over 160 illustrations, many outstanding colour plates and descriptive captions. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. and mild page discolouration throughout. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Coins of the World 1750-1850, Craig, William D.
6 Craig, William D. Coins of the World 1750-1850
Racine, Wisconsin, USA Whitman Publishing Company 1966 First Edition Hardcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with dark green boards, first edition, 1030g, 756pgs. The book is arranged in two parts. Part 1 covers coins of the western world including Australia. Part 2 includes coins of africa and asia. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear. Rear board is starting to come away from internal endpapers and webbing is showing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Antique Collector's Directory of Period Detail: How to Identify the Characteristic Shapes and Styles of Different Periods, Davidson, Paul
7 Davidson, Paul Antique Collector's Directory of Period Detail: How to Identify the Characteristic Shapes and Styles of Different Periods
London, England New Burlington Books 2000 1861555636 / 9781861555632 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1295gms, 224 pages. Handsome , full-colour photos, clearly labelled line drawings, and an enlightening text show you how to identify chairs, tables, bureaus, coffee pots, teapots, candlesticks, glassware, porcelain and a host of other antiques, according to their historical period. 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. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 39.00 AUD
 
 
English Silver (Collectors' Blue Books), Dennis, Jessie McNab
8 Dennis, Jessie McNab English Silver (Collectors' Blue Books)
London, England Studio Vista Ltd 1970 0289369444 / 9780289369449 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair to Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 274g, no page numbers. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside from endpaper. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only moderate shelf wear and scuffing. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
Christie's Rock & Pop Memorabilia, Doggett, Peter; Hodgson, Sarah
9 Doggett, Peter; Hodgson, Sarah Christie's Rock & Pop Memorabilia
New York, USA/ London, Great Britain Billboard Books/ Pavillion Books Limited 2003 0823006492 / 9780823006496 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with aqua boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,325gms, 192 pages, Aqua coloured endpapers. Christie's Rock and Pop Memorabilia includes items as wide-ranging as Eric Clapton's prized Fender Stratocaster, Elvis Presley's love letters, Elton John's cars and Madonna's famous black bustier. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with no visible shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Money of the World, Doty, Richard G.
10 Doty, Richard G. Money of the World
New York, USA Grosset & Dunlap 1978 0448164507 / 9780448164502 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1175gms, 240 pages. This book is an authoritative survey of coins and paper currency, from the invention of money in antiauity to its questionable future in the Age of Credit Cards. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Pipe Book, The, Dunhill, Alfred
11 Dunhill, Alfred Pipe Book, The
New York, USA Lyons Press 1999 1558217762 / 9781558217768 Facsimile Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, facsimile edition, 600gms, 262 pages. A facsimile of the definitive work on the subject of pipes on its 75th anniversary of publication. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Pipe Book, The, Dunhill, Alfred
12 Dunhill, Alfred Pipe Book, The
New York, USA Lyons Press 1999 1558217762 / 9781558217768 Facsimile Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, facsimile edition, 600gms, 262 pages. A facsimile of the definitive work on the subject of pipes on its 75th anniversary of publication. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Royal Doulton Character & Toby Jugs, Eyles, Desmond
13 Eyles, Desmond Royal Doulton Character & Toby Jugs
London, England Royal Doulton Tableware Limited 1979 0906262011 / 9780906262016 Edition Not Stated Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with light brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, 1115gms, 164 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 65.00 AUD
 
 
Royal Doulton Figures: Produced at Burslem C1890-1978, Eyles, Desmond; Dennis, Richard
14 Eyles, Desmond; Dennis, Richard Royal Doulton Figures: Produced at Burslem C1890-1978
Stoke-on-Trent, England Royal Doulton Tableware Limited 1978 0906262003 / 9780906262009 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 2400gms, 432 pages, blue endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few creases, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 2kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 95.00 AUD
 
 
Antiques, Fry, Plantagenent. Somerset
15 Fry, Plantagenent. Somerset Antiques
London, England Optimum Books 1992 1851521968 / 9781851521968 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, reprint edition, 1645gms, 320 pages, coloured green endpapers. This splendidly comprehensive book, lavishly illustrated, gives a host of hints on what to look for, and provides ideas for things to collect, without needing to be a millionaire. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Standard Australian Coin Catalogue, The (1966 Decimal Currency Edition), Gartner, John
16 Gartner, John Standard Australian Coin Catalogue, The (1966 Decimal Currency Edition)
Melbourne, Australia The Hawthorn Press 1966 Edition Not Stated Soft Card Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Soft card cover, edition not stated, 34g, 16pgs. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Quite a few entries have been marked off with a tick or a number in pen or pencil throughout by a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Collector's Book of Dolls, The, Gerwat-Clark, Brenda
17 Gerwat-Clark, Brenda Collector's Book of Dolls, The
London, England New Burlington Books 1991 0948872284 / 9780948872280 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint edition, 752gms, 128 pages. Dolls through the ages - where to buy them and what to look for. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
British Commonwealth Stamp Catalogue 1974, Gibbons, Stanley
18 Gibbons, Stanley British Commonwealth Stamp Catalogue 1974
London, England Stanley Gibbons Publications 1974 0852595506 / 9780852595503 Seventy-sixth Edition Hardcover Fair to Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, no dust jacket, seventy-sixth edition, 1215gms, 806 pages. This is the standard guide to postage stamp values in Britain and the British Commonwealth. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen marking from the previous owner on the inside front page. Boards are in fair condition with moderate to heavy shelf wear, chipping and scuffing particularly to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. This book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Stamps of the World 1972, Gibbons, Stanley
19 Gibbons, Stanley Stamps of the World 1972
London, England Stanley Gibbons Ltd 1972 0852594003 / 9780852594001 Thirty-Seventh Edition Hardcover Fair to Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, no dust jacket, thirty-seventh edition, 2400gms, 1959 pages. Widely accepted as the standard work of reference, this unique volume provides a straightforward listing with prices of the postage stamps of the whole world. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and scuffing particularly to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. This book weighs over 2kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Stanley Gibbons Simplified Catalogue: Stamps of the World 1986 Edition - Volume 1 - Countries A-J, Gibbons, Stanley
20 Gibbons, Stanley Stanley Gibbons Simplified Catalogue: Stamps of the World 1986 Edition - Volume 1 - Countries A-J
Great Britain Stanley Gibbons Publications Ltd 1985 0852591128 / 9780852591123 1986 Edition Hardcover Fair Not Applicable Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with pictorial boards, 1986 edition, 2165gms, 1087 pages. An illustrated and priced two-volume guide to the postage stamps of the whole world, excluding changes of paper, perforation, shade and watermark. Book is in fair condition heavy general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows fading to spine and has been reinforced with tape. This is an ex-library book with the associated stampings and markings. Some pages have blue texta markings, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. This is a solid reference copy. Book weighs over 2kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
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