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JOURNEY BEHIND THE WIND
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JOURNEY BEHIND THE WIND

By Wrightson, Patricia

NY: Atheneum, 1981 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 156 pages, cloth. Fantasy involving a young Australian aborigine who is a hero to his people..

$35.00

KANGAROO RED
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KANGAROO RED

By Freschet, Berniece, Illustrated by John Schoenherr

NY: Scribners, 1966 Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, PRICE CLIPPED Dustjacket. First Edition. In publisher's library binding, NOT a library discard. Dj has a closed edge tear to upper spine end. .

$30.00

SLY OLD WARDROBE
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SLY OLD WARDROBE

By Southall, Ivan, Illustrated by Ted Greenwood

NY: St. Martin's Press, 1969 Hard Cover. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Near fine, in a Very Good+, clipped dj. Djspine and edges sunned. Edges of book sunned, else fine. 40 pages, boards. Picture book by this award-winning Australian author about young Tom who spends his birthday dollar on an old wardrobe that no one approves of until Grandma arrives. .

$30.00

SPARK OF OPAL.

By Clark, Mavis Thorpe.

NY: Macmillan, (1968) FIRST AMERICAN EDITION 1973, first printing. 215 pgs, cloth. Teenage siblings make a dangerous final attempt to change their family's luck in the Australian opal fields where they hoped to make their fortune. Spine cloth wrinkled & cover shows some soiling. VERY GOOD, no dj. Exterior of book moderately soiled..

$22.00

COOPER'S CREEK

By Moorehead, Alan

NY: Harper & Row, 1963. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. . .

$22.00

COOPER'S CREEK

By Moorehead, Alan

NY: Harper & Row, 1963. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. . First Edition.

$22.00

RAIN COMES TO YAMBOORAH.

By Ottley, Regianld.

NY: HB&W, 1967. Illus by Robert Hales. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, 1968. FINE in Near Fine dustjacket. 159 pgs, cloth. Last title in the Yamboorah trilogy takes the boy & his dog Rags to an Australian cattle station where he gradually emerges from his self-preoccupation. .

$30.00

LEAFY AND PRINCE BRUMBY

By Lister, Gladys, Illustrated by Joyce Abbott

Sydney: Fawfox Productions, no date. Hard Cover. Very Good, no dj 30 pages, boards. Story of a little girl & an Australian pony illustrated with wonderful lithographs. Corners show wear, cloth at spine is frayed..

$35.00

PANDA AND THE BUSHFIRE

By Foreman, Michael

NY: Prentice-Hall, 1986 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 30 pgs, boards. Panda & the winged lion travel to Australia & are caught in a bush fire. Full color illustrations by author..

$30.00

ALIENS IN THE FAMILY
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ALIENS IN THE FAMILY

By Mahy, Margaret

Scholastic, (1985) FIRST EDITION. FINE in lightly worn dustjacket. 174 pgs, boards. Realistic fantasy about a family brought together by the aliens among them. .

$30.00

MOON DARK.

By Wrightson, Patricia.

NY: Margaret McElderry Books, (1988) Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Illustrated by Noela Young, 169 pages, cloth. Story of the wild animals & a fisherman's dog, Blue, whose territory in the ancient land of Australia is threatened by the defensive actions of new settlers..

$35.00

CHOOGOOWARRA Australian Sheep Station
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CHOOGOOWARRA Australian Sheep Station

By Kiddell, John

NY Macmillan 1972. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION FIRST PRINTING. Fine in a near fine dj. Illustrated by photos by Joe Molnar..

$30.00

TIGER IN THE BUSH
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TIGER IN THE BUSH

By Chauncy, Nan, Illustrated by Margaret Horder

NY: Franklin Watts, 1961. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Near Fine Dustjacket. Top corners of book bumped, spine of book slightly slanted. A compelling story that centers around the Tasmanian tiger that gives a vivid portrayal of the Tasmanian bush country.. First American Edition.

$45.00

SEASON OF THE BRIAR

By Brinsmead, H. F.

NY: Coward Mc Cann, 1965. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket. Dj age darkened at spine and back panel, small stain on front of dj near gutter. Lower corners of book lightly bumped, else fine. Adventures of a young Australian boy spending the summer on a weed spraying unit in Southwest Tasmania.. First American Edition.

$30.00

GOOD LUCK TO THE RIDER

By Phipson, Joan

NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Story of 12 year old Barbara who adopts an orphaned colt.. First American Edition. Illus. by Margaret Horder.

$30.00

THE BATES FAMILY

By Ottley, Reginald

NY: Harcout, Brace & World, 1969. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review slip laid in. The story of a family of Drovers in Australia.. First American Edition, Review Copy.

$30.00

DOWN TO EARTH
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DOWN TO EARTH

By Wrightson, Patricia

NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1965. Near Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Dj has some small closed tears, dj spine sunned. Juvenile adventure about children protecting a visitor from outer space.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Illus. by Margaret Horder.

$35.00

WORLD\'S END WAS HOME
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WORLD'S END WAS HOME

By Chauncy, Nan

NY: Franklin Watts, 1961. Juvenile story of orphaned Dallie Eventyde, set in Tasmania. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Dusjackt. Illus. by Shirley Hughes.

$45.00

TEDDY KOALA: Mascot of the Marines

By Desmond, Alice Curtis

NY: Dodd Mead, 1962. Signed and Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Dj spine slightly age darkened.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by Sam Savitt.

$50.00

THE FAMILY CONSPIRACY

By Phipson, Joan, Illustrated by Margaret Horder.

NY: Harcourt Brace & World, 1964 224 pages, cloth. Story of a family who lives on an isolated sheep station in Australia. This book was awarded the Book of the Year Prize in Australia. Top edge of book and spine shows some sun fading, dj spine slightly age darkened. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket.

$35.00

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