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WOMAN IN THE MIRROR : An Australian Autobiography.  (Signed Copy), Bell, Isabel Grace
1 Bell, Isabel Grace WOMAN IN THE MIRROR : An Australian Autobiography. (Signed Copy)
Richmond, Vic, Australia Spectrum Publications 1999 086786284x / 9780867862843 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed and Inscribed By Author
vii, + 208pp., numerous b/white illustrations: photographic, plus historical and archival documents, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Author's signed gift inscription to inside front cover, otherwise leaves clean. Cameo, subject-illustrated card wrapper has tiny corner crease to front panel, else nominally edgeworn and scuffed. " . . .is a panorama of events and experiences in a life lived 'under the shadow of the Almighty' . . . as a historian, Isabel ponders the mysteries of ancestral links, especially when there is a lack of written records. Hundreds of remarkable photographs and historic documents add a rich, sometimes nostalgic dimension to her life story, which includes comprehensive family trees at the conclusion of the book . . . " Contents include: Preface, 16 chapters, Epilogue, Martin Family Tree, Morris Ancestry, Sessions Ancestry, James Family Tree. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 22.04 AUD
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MORE MERRIMENT - Writ in Remembrance.    (Signed Copy), Byard, Trevor
2 Byard, Trevor MORE MERRIMENT - Writ in Remembrance. (Signed Copy)
Newtown, Victoria, Australia Neptune Press 1984 0949583251 / 9780949583253 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
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. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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DEUTSCHER : A Family History, 1848-1986, Deutsher, Ray
3 Deutsher, Ray DEUTSCHER : A Family History, 1848-1986
Toorak, VIC, Australia R.W. Deutsher 1986 1862521786 / 9781862521780 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Near Fine Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
280pp., monochrome illustrated endpapers (different front and rear). Numerous intext halftone plate illustrations (mostly candid) throughout, plus town and district maps and allotments. Book clean and square. Bright gilt titles over unmarked original buckram boards. Textblock pristine. Illustrated, French-fold dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Well researched and compiled, this book will be of interest to all descendants of the Deutschers (Deutsher) and to those interested in the early pioneering days of the first German settlers in the Wimmera . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Spelling of Names, Parts I, II and III, Appendices, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 1.27 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 122.20 AUD
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HERALDRY EXPLAINED, Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles
4 Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles HERALDRY EXPLAINED
United Kingdom David & Charles Reprints 1971 0715350374 / 9780715350379 Second Edition, Reprint Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
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. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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HERALDRY, Franklyn, Julian
5 Franklyn, Julian HERALDRY
London Arco Publications 1965 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Alan Keith-Hill 
154pp., plus 12 page colour illustrated section. B/white line-drawings by Alan Keith-Hill. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Tape stains to front and rear free endpapers, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, (removable) plastic protected, price-clipped dustjacket negligibly scuffed only. Contents include: To All and Singular, 12 chapters, Blazon, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 324g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 13.16 AUD
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TRACING YOUR FAMILY HISTORY: The Complete Guide To Locating Your Ancestors And Finding Out Where You Came From, Hull, Lise
6 Hull, Lise TRACING YOUR FAMILY HISTORY: The Complete Guide To Locating Your Ancestors And Finding Out Where You Came From
Pleasantville, New York Reader's Digest Association 2006 0762105739 / 9780762105731 1st Thus, 2nd Impression Hardcover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
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. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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7 Kevin, Francis Jeffery THE KEVIN KLAN. (Signed Copy)
Victoria, Australia Author (F.J.Kevin) 2001 0958019207 / 9780958019200 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Signed and Inscribed By Author
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. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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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, Whitmore, William H.
8 Whitmore, William H. 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
Rutland, Vermont, and Tokyo, Japan Charles E Tuttle 1968 Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
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. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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9 Williams, C.J. And Watts-Williams, J. [Compiled by] COFRESTRI PLWYF CYMRU/PARISH REGISTERS OF WALES [Dual Text]
Aberystwyth, Wales Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru a Grwp Archifyddion Sirol cymru/The National Library of Wales and the Welsh County archivists' Group 1986 0907158145 / 9780907158141 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
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. 
Price: 30.06 AUD
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10 [None Acknowledged] THE BURKE'S PEERAGE WORLD: Book of Farrellys
U.S.A. Burke's peerage/ Halbert's Family Heritage 1994 Large Format Softcover Very Good +, 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
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. 
Price: 11.84 AUD
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