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DINKUM MISHPOCHAH
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DINKUM MISHPOCHAH

By Silbert, Eric

Perth, Western Australia: Artlook Books, 1981. 355pp., illustrated throughout: a line-drawn map, b/white halftone plates, plus a tipped-in, fold-out family tree at rear. Book clean. Spine firm, mildly canted and soft reading creases there-on. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn and creased. Foxing splotches on endpapers and inner wrapper, minimal flecks on edges, else textblock unmarked. This is the story of the author's family, the Silbert's and the Masel's and their contribution to their new land - Western Australia . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Part 1/ Ecky. 2/ Rick. 3/ Eric. Famous people who have met me and places where I have trod. Book weight approx. 615g. . First Edition. Softcover. Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$14.16

TRACING YOUR FAMILY HISTORY: The Complete Guide To Locating Your Ancestors And Finding Out Where You Came From
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TRACING YOUR FAMILY HISTORY: The Complete Guide To Locating Your Ancestors And Finding Out Where You Came From

By Hull, Lise

Pleasantville, New York: Reader's Digest Association, 2006. 223pp., illustrated throughout: full colour, duo-tone and b/white, many facsimile documents, and archival photographs. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Montage-style, illustrated gloss boards undamaged. Originally published by Collins & Brown, London, 2005, this edition has references to British, American and Australian genealogy information. Contents include: Intro., five 'Parts', Directory, Index, more. Book weight approx. 1.12 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. . 1st Thus, 2nd Impression. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.16

HERALDRY EXPLAINED
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HERALDRY EXPLAINED

By Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles

United Kingdom: David & Charles Reprints, 1971. xxi, + 126pp., b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Tape stains to front and rear free endpapers, foxing spots to text-block head and randomly on several pages, else leaves clean. Illustrated, (removable) plastic protected dustjacket negligibly scuffed only. First published in 1906, with a Second Edition in 1925. This reprint of the 2nd edition published in 1971. "This is a new impression of one of the best and most easily read explanations of the meaning of heraldry . .. " With a new Introduction by L.G.Pine, contents include: 12 chapters. Book weight approx. 270g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Second Edition, Reprint. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$11.32

THE ELEMENTS OF HERALDRY Containing an Explanation of the Principles of the Science and a Glossary of the Technical Terms Employed and with an Essay Upon the Use of Coat-Armor in the United States
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THE ELEMENTS OF HERALDRY Containing an Explanation of the Principles of the Science and a Glossary of the Technical Terms Employed and with an Essay Upon the Use of Coat-Armor in the United States

By Whitmore, William H.

Rutland, Vermont, and Tokyo, Japan: Charles E Tuttle, 1968. vii, + 106pp., b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Minor tape stains to printed free endpapers, light erasure mark to ffep., previous owner's name and date to half-title page, foxing flecks to text-block head, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, (removable) plastic protected dustjacket negligibly scuffed only. "First published in 1866, 'Elements of Heraldry' was prepared expressly for the American public . . . it defines and illustrates the basic formats for heraldic design: the shield and crest; supporters, mantling and mottos; the division of the shield and meaning of division lines; the sub-ordinaries and cantons. It includes a glossary of terms and heraldic charges, and an alphabetical list of heraldic terms. Book weight approx. 303g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.16

MORE MERRIMENT - Writ in Remembrance.    (Signed Copy)
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MORE MERRIMENT - Writ in Remembrance. (Signed Copy)

By Byard, Trevor

Newtown, Victoria, Australia: Neptune Press, 1984. 221pp., b/white map, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Author signature to title page. Several light spots to textblock foredge, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased and mildly edgeworn. The contents of Rev. Trevor Byard's fourth book are divided in four 'parts': Part 1/ Some Pioneers of the North-West Coast. Part II/ My Wynyard Memories. Part III/ Colonial Flashbacks. Part IV/ My Cornish Connection, plus Introduction and Appendices. Book weight approx. 290g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.16

THE KEVIN KLAN.  (Signed Copy)
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THE KEVIN KLAN. (Signed Copy)

By Kevin, Francis Jeffery

Victoria, Australia: Author (F.J.Kevin), 2001. x, + 255pp., colour and b/white illustrations (mostly happy-snaps) throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title on lightly bumped spine. Ditto title on undamaged boards. An inscription, signed by the author on the title page, otherwise leaves clean. Francis Jeffrey Kevin, born October, 1920, takes us on a ramble through his life and family history, which includes war, business, golf . . . Told over 13 chapters. Book weight approx. 680g.. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.16

COFRESTRI PLWYF CYMRU/PARISH REGISTERS OF WALES [Dual Text]
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COFRESTRI PLWYF CYMRU/PARISH REGISTERS OF WALES [Dual Text]

By Williams, C.J. And Watts-Williams, J. [Compiled by]

Aberystwyth, Wales: Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru a Grwp Archifyddion Sirol cymru/The National Library of Wales and the Welsh County archivists' Group, 1986. xxx, + 217pp., unpaginated, 12 page b/white halftone plate section; facsimiles of important archival documents, plus intext county maps. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Boards undamaged. Minor splash-stain [negligible] on textblock foredge, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Dual text throughout: Welsh and English. Contents include: Foreword, Intro., Parish Lists [13 historic counties], Index. Book weight approx. 720g. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$23.36

THE BURKE'S PEERAGE WORLD: Book of Farrellys
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THE BURKE'S PEERAGE WORLD: Book of Farrellys

By [None Acknowledged]

U.S.A.: Burke's peerage/ Halbert's Family Heritage, 1994. Chapter paginated [140]. Colour maps, charts. Several b/w illustrations. Some names highlighted in name/address listings, else leaves clean. Window-panel cut card wrapper sunned on spine and area of front. Book square. Compiled for Farrelly families world-wide, contents include: Intro., Great migrations of man, How names originated and what the Farrelly name means, How Coat of Arms were granted, How to discover your ancestors, The Farrelly International Registry. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Large Format Softcover. Very Good +,. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.20