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THE METHOD  (Signed Copy)
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THE METHOD (Signed Copy)

By Famechon, John with Quill, Frank

Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Data Marketing, 1997. x, + 195pp., intext illustrations throughout: candid and action (in part instructional) b/white halftone plates. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Signed and dated ('99) by Johnny Famechon on title page, tiny, faint spot to same, else leaves clean. Portrait-illustrated card wrapper has a corresponding tiny spot to inside front cover. Part biography, part tribute to mentor Ambrose Palmer, and part instructional in the pugilistic art, this scarce title contains over 200 historic photographs, many being action shots of WBC world featherweight champion John Famechon (born Jean Pierre Famechon, Paris, France, 28 March, 1945). A terrific book for all who remember this great champion . . . Book weight approx. 680g.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$46.46

DRAWN FABRIC EMBROIDERY
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DRAWN FABRIC EMBROIDERY

By Wark, Edna

London: B.T. Batsford Limited, 1987. 136pp., four colour illustrations, plus b/white illustrations and diagrams. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good+. A stand-alone volume in the Batsford Embroidery Paperbacks series. From the rear panel: "Drawn fabric embroidery, sometimes called pulled work, involves pulling the threads of the background fabric to displace them and produce a pattern. Edna Wark's book looks first at the history of the techniques of drawn fabric before going on to assess its applications for modern work. The subjects covered include: design; stitches; technique and planning embroideries; drawn fabric work on dress; making small items; working panels; and finishing articles . . . " Book weight approx. 420g. . First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.44

QUALITATIVE METHODS FOR REASONING UNDER UNCERTAINTY
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QUALITATIVE METHODS FOR REASONING UNDER UNCERTAINTY

By Parsons, Simon

Cambridge, MA, United States: The MIT Press, 2001. xviii, + 506pp., b/white figures intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain boards undamaged. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. From the jacket flap: "In this account of qualitative methods for reasoning under uncertainty, 'uncertainty' refers to various types of imperfect information . . . The author does not invent completely new methods for reasoning under uncertainty but provides the means to create qualitative versions of existing methods. To illustrate this, he develops qualitative versions of probability theory, possibility theory, and the Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence . . . " Includes Glossary, Refs., and Index. Book weight approx. 1.03 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.16

WOODCRAFT
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WOODCRAFT

By Walton, Sally and Stewart

London: Lorenz Books, 1999. 96pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout by Peter Williams. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Gloss illustrated boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very good. A stand-alone title in the 'New Crafts' series. From the jacket flap: " . . . introduces a variety of decorative wood techniques from carving and pyrography to marquetry and fretwork, as well as ideas for automata and simple furniture with basic construction methods . . . Although a number of these projects require a drill and a jigsaw, they do not demand an elaborate array of power tools." Book weight approx. 772g. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$8.58

THE BROTHERHOODS : Inside the Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs
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THE BROTHERHOODS : Inside the Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs

By Veno, Arthur, with Gannon, Ed

Crows Nest, N.S.W., Australia: Allen and Unwin, 2009. 278pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Minimal tanning to endpapers, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased, and mildly indented. From the rear panel: "Arthur Veno's account of bikie culture is as close to first-hand as is ever likely to be published. Australia's leading bikie expert, Veno reveals the true picture of the brotherhoods. Drawing on in-depth interviews, personal stories and years of meticulous research, he explains the rules and rituals of the clubs, tells of landmark incidents and profiles some famous bikies. In this fully revised edition, he outlines the rise of the so-called Nike bikies whose drugs and turf wars threaten to spill onto our streets . . . " Book weight approx. 390g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Third Edition (Revised). Softcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.01

GAMES OF INTELLIGENCE : The Classified Conflict of International Espionage
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GAMES OF INTELLIGENCE : The Classified Conflict of International Espionage

By West, Nigel

London: Weidenfeld And Nicolson, 1989. viii, + 248pp., plus 1 x 8 page, b/white photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain blue boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a small, faint stain to head of spine on reverse side. " . . . a thought-provoking account of how key secret services conduct their operations and provides a formula for judging their relative performance . . . This unique insight into the world's intelligence communities is based on interviews with professional case officers, their agents, KGB defectors and a few convicted spies. It is backed up with fascinating documents, including the CIA's classified assessment of Mossad, reconstructed from shredded documents recovered from the US embassy in Tehran." Contents include: Illustrations, Acks., Introduction, 9 chapters, Appendix 1-3, Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 570g. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.87