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Richard Shuttleworth: An Illustrated Biography

By Desmond, Kevin

London: Jane's, 1982. 1st edition. hardback in decorated cloth. As New. quarto. 190pp., b/w plates, text ills., A biography of the short but full life of Richard Shuttleworth, a keen racing driver and pilot and an enterprising businessman and a pioneer of veteran transport conservation. Special Edition for the Richard Ormonde Shuttleworth Remembrance Trust. Very nice copy in bright blue cloth boards with a bright silver device & titles on the upper board


The New Zealand Grand Slam of Fishing

By Jorion, Alain

Auckland: David Bateman, 2013. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. 200pp., colour & b/w plates,, Author is the first New Zealander to complete the fishing Ôgrand slamÕ: Black marlin; Blue Marlin; Striped Marlin; Shortbilled Spearfish; Broadbill Spearfish; plus all 5 Tuna species all under strict NZFSC rules & criteria


The Permaculture Book of Ferment and Human Nutrition

By Mollison, Bill [with Reny Mia Slay]

Tyalgum: Tagari Publications, 1993. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. tall octavo. 288pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., references, indexes, Most of this book is about fermentation; an excellent way to prolong the life of many foods and to build proteins and vitamins into starchy low-grade foods.Includes discussion on Storing, Preserving and Cooking foods, Fungi, Yeast, Mushrooms and Lichens, Grains, Legumes, Roots, Bulbs, Rhizomes Condiments, Spices and Sauces, Agricultural Composts, Silages and Liquid Manures, Fruits, Flowers, Nuts, Oils and Olives, Leaf, Stem and Aguamiels, Marine and Freshwater Products, Fish, Molluscs and Algae, Meats, Birds and Insects. Scarce


William Yang: Stories of Love and Death

By Grehan, Helena

Sydney: NewSouth, 2016. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. tall octavo. 191pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., notes, references, index, ÔAcclaimed photographer William Yang has captured the zeitgeist like no-one else, providing a very personal insight into the evolution of Mardi Gras, & the spectre of AIDSÕ


Eaglehawk & District Pioneer Register: Volume 1- A B C

By O'Donohue, Annette & Bev Hanson

Bendigo: The authors, 1995. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. large octavo. 251pp., b/w pls., text ills., maps, bibliog., index, Limited edition; this being No. 358


The Modern Hunter

By Marshall, Graeme & MacDonald, Don

Auckland: Halcyon Press, 2015. 1st edition. softback with french flaps. As New. large octavo. 191pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., reading list, This will take the place of the authorÕs classic The Young Hunter, published in 1987


Shanghai 1949: The End of an Era

By [Sam Tata (photo.) McLachlan, Ian (intro.)]

London: Batsford, 1989. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. large octavo. 143pp., b/w pls., Remarkable photographs of the city & its people on the eve of liberation. Dust jacket slightly lightened at spine o/w nice copy


A History of Camberwell

By Blainey, Geoffrey

Melbourne: Lothian, 1980. revised edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo.. 134pp., b/w pls., appends., bibliog., index, Nice copy in like unclipped dust jacket with minimal wear


Lure Encyclopaedia

By Prokop, Frank

Melbourne: Australian Fishing Network, 2005. 1st edition. laminated boards. As New. large octavo. 96pp., colour plates, colour ills., index, The definitive and most complete guide to lures ever produced. 100s of colour illustrations


Illumination: The Art of Philip Wolfhagen

By Ramsey, Ron (foreword)

Newcastle: Newcastle Art Gallery, 2013. 3rd imp.. laminated boards. As New. quarto. 118pp., colour plates, bibliog., Philip Wolfhagen is AustraliaÕs pre-eminent contemporary landscape painter. He creates images that are mysterious and sombre in mood, produced with thickly applied pigment. They are inspired by the atmospheric landscape of northern Tasmania & the emotive qualities of light & weather. The son of a woolgrower, he grew up in the Tasmanian Midlands. He studied at the Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart, from 1983 & from 1986 to 1987, at the Sydney College of the Arts & the University of Sydney in 1990. Exhibition catalogue. Scarce


Acupuncture Channels and Points: An Interactive Study and Reference Manual

By Campbell, Joan

Sydney: Churchill Livingstone, 2008. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. small folio. xxiv + 264pp., text ills., references, index,


David Bowie Black Book

By Miles, Barry

London: Omnibus Press, 1980. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. quarto. 144pp., colour & b/w plates, Nice copy of the original first British edition paperback. Scarce


Bauhaus 1919-1928

By Bayer, Herbert; Gropius, Walter; Gropius, Ise (eds.)

New York: Museum of Modern art, 1979. reprint. softback with stiff wrappers. Very Good. large octavo. 224pp., b/w plates, text ills., bibliog., index, Neat ownership signature o/w very good copy


Kids of Bayside

By Putt, Tom

Melbourne: Ella & Friends, 2006. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. quarto. 223pp., colour & b/w plates, Pictures of children from MelbourneÕs Bayside. Photos taken: At Home (56); Brighton Bathing Boxes (22); Basterfield Park, Moorabbin (11); Ricketts Point, Beaumaris (8); Thomas Street Park, Hampton (7); Landcox Park, Brighton (7). Limited to 250 copies. Very scarce


Capturing Music: The Story of Notation

By Kelly, Thomas Forrest

New York: Norton, 2015. 3rd printing. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. xv + 238pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., notes, appendix, index, A history of musical notation from mediaeval monks through 500 years. Neat ownership inscription o/w Ôas newÕ


The Invisible Influence: A Story of the Mystic Orient with Great Truths Which Can Never Die

By Cannon, Alexander

London: Aquarian Press, 1969. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Very Good. octavo. 120pp., Neat ownership signature o/w nice copy


This I Remember

By Roosevelt, Eleanor

London: Hutchinson, 1950. 1st edition / 1st printing. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. 304pp., frontis., b/w plates, appends., index, Covers the period between the end of WWI & the death of her husband in April 1945


William Shakespeare and Others: Collaborative Plays

By Bate, Jonathan & Rasmussen, Eric [with Peter Kirwan & Sarah Stewart]

Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, 2013. 5th revised edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. large octavo. 782pp., b/w plates, The RSC Shakespeare; lovely production & nicely printed. The first edition for over a hundred years of the fascinatingly varied body of plays that has become known as the collaborative plays


Ferrari 308 & Mondial: 308GT4, 308 GTB & GTS, 'injection'. Mondial 8

By Willoughby, Geoff

London: Osprey, 1982. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. small quarto. 135pp., colour & b/w plates, specifications, index, Osprey AutoHistory series


Handbook of Mineral Dressing Ores and Industrial Minerals

By Taggart, Arthur F.

New York: John Wiley, 1967. 10th printing. hardback in original cloth. Nice copy. octavo. c.2200pp., text ills., diags, index, Best edition of TaggartÕs classic text. Very enlarged. Neat ownership signature o/w nice copy


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