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THE YOUNG TRAVELLER IN SPACE, Clarke, Arthur C.
1 Clarke, Arthur C. THE YOUNG TRAVELLER IN SPACE
London Phoenix House Ltd. 1954 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Fair + Fair + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
72pp., colour-art frontispiece, unpaginated b/white halftone plates, plus intext diagrams. Book clean. Spine worn, with a small split, damage on head and heel. Colour-art illustrated boards worn on foredge corners, else light shelfwear. A former owner's name (in a childish hand) on ffep., textblock noticeably tanned, random splotches on endpapers. Colour-art illustrated (as boards), loose-plastic protected dustjacket nipped and edgeworn, with jagged tears, shelfwear, plus an original Australian price-sticker affixed to front flap. " . . . a book for young people in which space science is taken out of the realms of fiction and fantasy into those of fact and probability . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 13 chapters. Book weight approx. 390g. 
Price: 47.00 AUD
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PIPING THROUGH TIME: The 50 Year History of the Victoria Police Highland Pipe Band 1936-1986, Evans, Judith White
2 Evans, Judith White PIPING THROUGH TIME: The 50 Year History of the Victoria Police Highland Pipe Band 1936-1986
Westgarth, Victoria, Australia Victoria Police Highland Pipe Band 1986 186252565X / 9781862525658 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
vii, + 188pp, illustrated throughout: sepia, pictorial endpapers (different front and rear), plus intext colour and b/white halftone plates (various sources). Book clean and square. Spine firm. Vivid silver title over trivially bumped spine. Plain blue boards nominally bumped on upper foredge corners. Textblock unmarked. Colour, pictorially-illustrated French-fold dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Presented in chronological order, released to coincide with the 50th anniversary of its formation, 'Piping Through Time' is a most interesting history . . . Contents include: Prelims., From the Author, Foreword, Preface, William McPherson, (Through the Decades), Life Members, Summary of Office Bearers, Competition Results, Refs., more. Book weight approx. 890g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. 
Price: 23.50 AUD
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DIRTY DEEDS: My Life Inside and Outside of AC/DC, Evans, Mark
3 Evans, Mark DIRTY DEEDS: My Life Inside and Outside of AC/DC
Crows Nest, N.S.W., Australia Allen and Unwin 2011 1742375790 / 9781742375793 First Edition, Second Impression Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
310pp., two unpaginated, candidly-illustrated halftone plate sections - one in colour, the other b/white. Book clean and square. Spine firm, a minimal reading crease there-on. Illustrated card wrapper mildly bumped and edgeworn. Textblock lightly tanned, else unmarked. In his own words, this is the story of Mark's life before and during his time as a bass guitarist with Australian legendary band - AC/DC. Contents include: Prelims., 12 chapters, Acks. Book weight approx. 495g. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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A PRIMER OF MODERN ICELANDIC, Jonsson, Snaebjorn
4 Jonsson, Snaebjorn A PRIMER OF MODERN ICELANDIC
London Oxford University Press 1946 Fifth Impession Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
(viii) + 282pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue original cloth boards undamaged. Noticeable tape stains on both endpapers, an original seller's sticker affixed to front free endpapers, else textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has tape stains on front and rear flaps, else minimal edgewear. First published in 1927, this reprint edition is an excellent resource for the student of modern Icelandic. Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Rules of Pronunciation, Grammar, Exercises and Dialogues, Icelandic Readings, Vocabularies. More. Book weight approx. 345g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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AUSTRALIA'S PEARL HARBOUR: Darwin, 1942, Lockwood, Douglas
5 Lockwood, Douglas AUSTRALIA'S PEARL HARBOUR: Darwin, 1942
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Cassell Australia 1966 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
(xv) + 232pp., line-drawn map endpapers: "Darwin 1942". Unpaginated b/white halftone plate sections (some photography by amateur cameraman leading signalman Douglas Fraser, a crewman from H.M.A.S. 'Deloraine', using non-professional equipment). All called-for plates extant and attached. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on heel. Plain black boards minimally bumped on upper foredge corners. Textblock lightly tanned, else unmarked. Monochrome, pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. Douglas Lockwood (1918-1980) was in Darwin, Australia, as a newspaper correspondent when, on 19 February, 1942, the country's most northern city was attacked in broad daylight by several hundred Japanese bombers and fighting planes, inflicting massive damage and casualties . . . This is Lockwood's grim and confronting story. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Author's Note, 15 chapters, Appendices, Bibliography. LEST WE FORGET. Book weight approx. 525g. 
Price: 23.50 AUD
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GAGERA The Crane & BULN BULN The Butterfly, Nambooka (Bea Edwards)
6 Nambooka (Bea Edwards) GAGERA The Crane & BULN BULN The Butterfly
Balnarring, Victoria, Australia Balnarring Primary School 2000 First Edition Softcover (Staplebound) Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
20pp., b/white sketch-art throughout by the author and students of Balnarring Primary School (Victoria, Australia). Saddle-stitched, staplebound format. Staples tight and as new. Monochrome, sketch-art illustrated card wrapper slightly pressure-marked only. Textblock clean and unmarked. Gagera and Buln Buln is one of three Bunarong Dreaming stories told to the children of Balnarring Primary School by Nambooka, the Bunarong tribal name of Bea Edwards. This Bunarong Dreaming story is about the land, the crane and the butterfly . . . (the illustrations herein would be suitable to colour in). Book weight approx. 100g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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OCKER: The Fastest Man Alive!, Robertson, Austin
7 Robertson, Austin OCKER: The Fastest Man Alive!
North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia Methuen Australia 1986 045401001X / 9780454010015 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
157pp., two, unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head. Plain black boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. Austin 'Ocker' Robertson (1907-1988) was a hugely successful, multi-talented Australian sportsman who excelled at school athletic sports as a cricketer and a swimmer - but it is his feats as one of Australia's best Aussie Rules footballers (with South and Port Melbourne in Victoria, and Perth in Western Australia) and also being crowned with the World Professional Running Sprint title in 1930 that put him on the world stage. Later, a long career as a newspaperman and sport manager took him to retirement . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, 20 chapters. Book weight approx. 430g. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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THE I.A.T. GUIDE TO HAIR LOSS, Salinger, David
8 Salinger, David THE I.A.T. GUIDE TO HAIR LOSS
Reseda, California, U.S.A. International Association of Trichologists 1979 Third Edition Softcover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
(v), + 105pp., one unpaginated line-drawing. Book clean. Spine firm, but mildly biopredated, Printed card wrapper lightly soiled on front, more so on rear wrap., else minor edgewear. A small, round, penetrating stain on last few leaves, else leaves clean. First published in 1978, this guide/textbook gives a clear explanation of what human hair is, why hair loss has various forms and causes, and how it can be treated. Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 10 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 220g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 47.00 AUD
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THE ELEPHANT MAN AND OTHER REMINISCENCES, Treves, Sir Frederick
9 Treves, Sir Frederick THE ELEPHANT MAN AND OTHER REMINISCENCES
London Cassell & Co. 1930 Pocket Edition, 2nd Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
253pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Blind-stamp publisher's device over slightly shelfworn original brown cloth boards. Mild tanned strips on endpapers, a former owner's name on front free endpaper, faintly tinted top edge, else textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket noticeably edgeworn, with additional loss on head of spine, sunned and faded, with a small, partially damaged seller's sticker on same. Sir Frederick Treves (1853-1923), an eminent British surgeon, befriended Joseph Carey Merrick (1862-1890), a man with severe physical deformities. Treves mistakenly refers to Merrick as 'John' throughout this volume. This is the story of the 'Elephant Man' . . . Contents include: Prelims., 12 chapters. Book weight approx. 280g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 37.60 AUD
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THE UNOFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE 29/46TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION A.I.F. September 1939 - September 1945, [Edited By] Rupert Charlott (Alt. Name: Rupert Charlett)
10 [Edited By] Rupert Charlott (Alt. Name: Rupert Charlett) THE UNOFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE 29/46TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION A.I.F. September 1939 - September 1945
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Printed by) Halstead Press, Sydney 1952 First Edition Hardcover Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
x, + 147pp. plus (56). Colour-plate frontispiece. Two-colour line-drawn endpapers (both inner hinges just starting - front hinge has areas of biopredation, but still solid). A fantastic 56 page (paginated as plates) b/white halftone plate section (captioned plates, most naming the featured soldiers). All called-for plates extant and attached. Patinated, but legible, gilt title (includes variant author surname spelling 'Charlett' - apparently the correct spelling), over lightly bumped, and canted spine. Battalion colours over minimally flecked and bumped blue cloth boards. Other than previously noted, textblock unmarked. No dustjacket. Rupert Charles Charlett (Charlott) (1908-1984) was an official war correspondent with the Argus newspaper in Melbourne. In this 'unofficial' history, he gives a graphic depiction of activities of the 29/46th Battalion in New Guinea and their extensive patrols and skirmishes. From December 1943 to April 1944 the 4th Brigade, of which they were part, followed the coast from Gusika to Lakona with the 29/46th capturing Fortification Point. A short break back in Australia, and with additional training, the 29/46th returned to the islands, this time to New Britain. By January 1945 the threat from the enemy was diminishing and the 29/46th spent most of their time at Jacquinot Bay training and patrolling. In September, 1945, with the war over, the ranks of the 29/46th gradually thinned and by June 1946 the battalion was disbanded . . . The contents of this extremely scarce history of the 29/46th Australian Infantry Battalion include: Prelims., 15 chapters, Roll of Honour, Illustrated section. LEST WE FORGET. Book weight approx. 450g. 
Price: 432.40 AUD
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