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Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-East Asia
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Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-East Asia

By Allen, Gerry

Perth, Western Australia: Western Australian Museum, 1997 A Field Guide for Anglers and Divers. This third edition was expanded to include fish from the major off-shore reefs and close the gaps for the entire northern half of the Australian continent including the Great Barrier Reef. Glossy illustrated soft cover, beautifully illustrated throughout, 292 pages. Light shelf wear, crease to top free corner of front cover, gift inscription to half title. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Third Edition Revised. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. Illus. by Swaintson, Roger & Jill Ruse . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Physiography of Victoria: An Introduction of Geomorphology
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Physiography of Victoria: An Introduction of Geomorphology

By Hills, E. Sherbon

Melbourne: Whitcombe & Tombs Pty. Litd., 1960 This book is written for teachers and students of geography and geology. It gives a general introduction into geomorphology (the study of land forms) and a guide to the physiography of Victoria. For those who did not have any training yet, an introductory chapter on geological principles is included. Red cloth, black titling to front and spine, endpapers show a simplified geological and physiological map, many black and white photographs, diagrams and drawings, 292 pages. Light edge wear. Dust jacket is fair only with sunning and spottiness to spine, a two and half inch closed tear to front flap and a one inch closed tear to spine end, chipped corners and general edge wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Pacific Folk Tales
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Pacific Folk Tales

By Benson, Cliff

Suva, Fiji Islands: Desai Bookshops, 1983 A book of Pacific Legends for use at The Junior Secondary School Level. Yellow card cover with red titling to front, black titling to spine, text illustrated with maps of the islands, black and white photographs and line drawings, 75 pages. Sunning to spine and back cover, some shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Letters of G.P. Harris 1803-1812: Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen\'s Land
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Letters of G.P. Harris 1803-1812: Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land

By Hamilton-Arnold, Barbara, Editor

Sorrento, Victoria, Australia: Arden Press, 1994 The seven years of letters of George Prideaux Harris, Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales from 1803 to 1812, provide, along with his papers and sketches, a dramatic and poignant account of the hardships of life in the fledgling colony. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on front, black titling on spine, signed by editor on title page, black and white illustrations as well as a four-page cluster of colour plates, 158 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, shelf wear, upper spine end is bumped resulting in light creases to both front and back covers, creases to free corners of front and back cover, light crease to centre of front cover, some pale spots of discolouration to text block edge, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed By Editor. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Story of Lana\'i, The
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Story of Lana'i, The

By Munro, George C.

Honolulu, Hawaii: Native Books, 2007 Published by his descendants more than forty years after his death, this book contains a record of the life and work of George Campbell Munro (1866-1963), manager of Lanai Ranch, Hawaii; it also covers the geography and meterology of Lana'i, as well as the life and lore of the island's human inhabitants. Tan cloth with black titling on spine, grey end papers, illustrated throughout with sepia photographs as well as a fold-out colour photograph of the ranch, colour map of the Island of Lana'i tucked into a pocket at back of book, 233 pages. Small pale spot on upper text block edge; dust jacket has minor wear to upper edge and spine end. This is a very handsome book, in pristine condition. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

And Their Ghosts May be Heard...
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And Their Ghosts May be Heard...

By Gerritsen, Rupert

South Freemantle, Australia: Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1994 Between seventy five and two hundred shipwrecked Dutch sailors and passengers were marooned on the west coast of Australia during the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, many of whom survived and prospered in this strange and hostile land. Through "meticulous and imaginative research, Rupert Gerritsen has gathered and explored this evidence...throwing new light upon the strangth and adaptability of the Aboriginal societies that took them in." Illustrated grey and white soft cover with yellow and white titling, black and white illustrations in text, 335 pages. Small bump to lower back corner of cover and some pages, a few minor marks to text block edge. This is a nice copy - clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2
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How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2

By Question Mark Collective

Victoria, Australia: Scam Publications, 1998 "The long awaited sequel to "How to Make Trouble and Influence People" is finally here. After two years of extensive research, The Question Mark Collective has delivered a book packed full of fascinating tales and anecdotes, of pranks and political absurdity, of the past and of the present...an extensive examination of Australiasia's political troublemakers and their lessons for the future." Off-white soft cover with black illustration, off-white titling on black ground, black and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated (80-90 pages) Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

FooTroT FlaTs  23
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FooTroT FlaTs 23

By Ball, Murray

Aukland, New Zealand: HodderMoaBeckett Pulishers Limited, 1996 Footrot Flats is a comic strip written by New Zealand cartoonist Murray Ball, which ran from 1975 until 1994 in newspapers around the world. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red and yellow titling on front, staple binding, black and white comics throughout, 80 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Ball, Murray. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall - Oblong.

$15.00

FooTroT FlaTs  22
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FooTroT FlaTs 22

By Ball, Murray

Aukland, New Zealand: HodderMoaBeckett Pulishers Limited, 1995 Footrot Flats is a comic strip written by New Zealand cartoonist Murray Ball, which ran from 1975 until 1994 in newspapers around the world. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red and yellow titling on front, staple binding, black and white comics throughout, 80 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Ball, Murray. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall - Oblong.

$15.00

Flying Boat Memories
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Flying Boat Memories

By Gore, G.Len

Wakefield Press Ltd. , 1991 Foreword by Sir Geoffrey Roberts. Recollections of an aviation engineer on experiences from the Solent, England, to the Pacific Islands "Coral Route." The intention has not been to provide a comprehensive history of the development of the flying boat, rather to link its development with a series of sketches of people and places. Illustrated white soft cover with blue titling, staple binding, black and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated (24 pages). Cover has light shelf wear, horizontal creases along rear spine that continue through some adjacent pages, interior clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Motorcycling in Australia: A Resource Book for Riders
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Motorcycling in Australia: A Resource Book for Riders

By Thoeming, Peter

Australia: Bear Face Books, 2001 Inscribed by the author. This book is written to help readers/riders to "get the most out of [their] own riding. Whether a seasoned rider, an absolute beginner or just coming back to bikes, there's something here for [everyone]." A rider's resource book for the "greatest motorcycling country in the world." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling on off-white spine, off-white titling on front, inscribed on half-title page, blackk and white illustrations and advertissements throughout, 204 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, light create to upper front corner, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

White Falcon: The House of Godeffroy and Its Commercial and Scientific Role in the Pacific

By Spoehr, Florence Mann

Palo Alto, Ca.: Pacific Books, 1963 The house of Godeffroy, merchants and shipbuilders of the city of Hamburg, established their first South Seas trading station in Samoa in 1857, combining business interests with the assembling of collections of the flora and fauna of the Pacific Islands and of the arts and crafts of the Island peoples. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine, blue end papers, black and white illustrations, 120 pages. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has minor edge wear, shelf wear, sunned spine and edges. This is an attractive book - clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

City of Wellington New Zealand Year Book April 1st, 1929, to March 31st, 1930

New Zealand: City Council, City of Wellington, 1930 A leather bound yearbook for the City of Wellington, New Zealand, for 1929-1930 Blue leather with gilt titling and decoration on front, marbled end papers, black and white photographs, diagrams, illustrations throughout, some of which fold out, 206 pages. Edges and spine have light wear, most of the colour is worn off the spine, foxing spots on upper text block edge and around perimeter of marbled end papers, text is clean and tight. This is a handsome little volume in nice shape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Leather. Good+. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$35.00

Amerika Samoa: A History of American Samoa and Its United States Naval Administration

By Gray, J.A.C.

Annapolis, Maryland: United States Naval Institute, 1960 Book tells "the story of the U.S. Navy's successful governing of a primitive society during a half century of rapid change. It is also rich with the history and customs of the fa'aSamoa, the Samoan way of life." Off-white cloth with blue titling on spine, map on end papers, illustrated with black and white plates, 295 pages. Leading textblock edge has a couple of small brown spots otherwise book is clean and tight. Dust jacket has edge wear, shelf wear, a .5"x.25" open tear at upper spine end, white portions are darkened, significant rubbing to surface of spine. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Policy and Practice: Essays in Honour of Sir John Crawford

By Evans, L.T. & J.D.B. Miller, Editors

Sydney, Australia: Australian National University Press, 1987 First Edition, signed by both editors and four others: R.S. Parker; Stuart Harris; D.H. Kay and one more. Book contains fourteen essays by fourteen authors, four appendices. Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, signatures on half-title page, illustrated with four pages of black and white photographs, 217 pages. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear. This is a handsome volume - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed By Editors & Authors. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$25.00

Illiberal Liberal: Robert Lowe in New South Wales, 1843-1850

By Knight, Ruth

Carlton, Victoria, Australia: Melbourne University Press, 1966 History of Robert Lowe's political career in Australia. Red cloth with gilt titling on spine, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white plates, 299 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, corners bumped, pressure mark to upper and lower front edges, a significant number of margin notes and underlining in ink and pencil throughout text. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has significant edge wear, sunned spine and edges, a few smudges but is generally clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good-/Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

Among the Bushrangers

By Henty, G.A.

London: Blackie & Son Limited Story comes from "A Final Reckoning" by Henty. Front cover has an attractive full-colour illustration of a man on a horse, black and red titling inside a yellow circle, red titling on yellow spine, back cover is red with red on yellow titling, black and white frontispiece, 95 pages. Cover has edge wear, corners are worn and lightly bumped, spine cover is mostly split along edges - one inch at the bottom is separated and tucked inside book, cover has shelf wear but colour is still bright, textblock edges darkened, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

From Derby Round to Burketown: The A.U.S.N. Story
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From Derby Round to Burketown: The A.U.S.N. Story

By McKellar, N.L.

Queensland: University of Queensland Press Against a background of significant historical and political events, From Derby Round to Burketown records the fascinating and lively history of the Australasian United Steam Navigation Co. Orange hard cover with white and blue titling on spine, blue end papers, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white photographs, 682 pages. Tiny bookseller's plate inside back cover. Lower edges have wear, upper spine end has light wear, text block edges have some smudges, previous owner's blindstamp on end paper. Dust jacket has light edge wear, plastic protective layer has partially delaminated near edges. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good+/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$29.00

History of Palau: Heritage of an Emerging Nation
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History of Palau: Heritage of an Emerging Nation

By Rechebei, Elizabeth D.; McPhetres, Samuel F.

Koror, Republic of Palau: Ministry of Education, 1997 A history book written for students in textblook style with objectives preceding each chapter and review questions, suggestions for projects and further reading at the end. This volume means to enable the young generation 'to question, to interpret the meanings of historical events and experiences of individuals and groups of people within the context of certan periods and within the context of the present and the future ... With understanding comes the ability to influence and control future events.' Glossy illustrated hard cover, endpapers show map of Micronesia, richly illustrated with black and white as well as full colour photographs throughout, 462 pages. Minor shelf wear, a small pressure mark to back cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$80.00

Some Aspects of Maori Myth and Religion
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Some Aspects of Maori Myth and Religion

By Best, Elsdon

Wellington, New Zealand: E.C. Keating, Government Printer, 1978 Dominion Museum Monograph No. 1. White soft cover with blue titlilng and illustration on front, staple binding, black and white illustration on title page, illustrated with black and white photographs, 43 pages. Cover has some pale smudges, light shelf wear, light creases to upper front corner and upper back edge which extend into text. This is an attractive volume - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$7.75

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