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BRUCE LEE: His Eternities

By: (Staff Writers)

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Hong Kong, Kung Fu Magazine Publishing Co.: 1984

Seller ID: 005062

Condition: Very Good


70pp., centre-spread, 4 page, colour-plate section, plus numerous intext, b/white, candid and action halftone plate illustrations. Saddle-stitched, staple-bound magazine format, a 'Collector's Edition', containing much Bruce Lee action, including a 'Camera-Test Exclusive'. Minor edgewear, leaves clean. Staples firm. Pictorial limp cover lightly edgeworn and bumped. Bruce Lee, born in 1940, died in 1973. Magazine weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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IDEAL BOILERS RADIATORS ACCESSORIES 1933

By: (Staff Writers)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Hulls, York, U.K., National Radiator Company: 1933

Seller ID: 006379

Condition: Fair +


208pp., illustrated throughout: halftone plates, and schematic diagrams. Patinated gilt titles over black, flexi-cloth covers, which are mildly abraded and bumped. Several supplier's stamps on free endpapers, and textblock edges, generally fingermarked and soiled, with a crack on front pastedown. A trade price, and supply catalogue for the National Radiator Company, of Hull, Yorks., manufacturers and suppliers of the 'Ideal' range of radiators and boilers. Includes a section on valves, pipe fittings, tools, etc., plus Index. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item... View more info

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LIVING IS THE BEST OPTION: Young Women's Project Evaluation Of Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative. Final Report

By: (Staff Writers/Contributors)

Price: $16.15

Publisher: Canberra, ACT, Australia, Snap Printing, for Young Women's Project: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006043

ISBN: 064236754X

Condition: Very Good +


xii, + 89pp., plus 27. Tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally bumped. A final report, compiled by members of the Reference Group and Management Committee, the subject of which affects us all. Contents include: Prelims., Summary, Intro., History and Service Description, Links between Homelessness and Suicide, Case Management Framework, Service User Pathways, ditto Profile, ditto Evaluation Data, Conclusions/Recommendations, Acronyms, Biblio., Appendices. Book weight approx. 380g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post un... View more info

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MINGENEW 1846-1986

By: Mingenew Historical Society (Staff Writers)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Carlisle, Western Australia, Hesperian Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012589

ISBN: 0859051099

Condition: Near Fine


xii, + 162pp., illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates (archival and private sources), facsimiles, maps and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Monochrome illustrated gloss boards undamaged. Text-block unmarked. No dustjacket (as issued). A concise, sesquicentennial history of the Mingenew area of Western Australia, an area some 380+ kilometres north-east of Perth. Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 30 chapters, viz: Country, Settlers, Produce, Railway, Local Government, Business, Aboriginal Settlement, Religion, Education, Associations, Sport, more. Index of Peopl... View more info

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THE LOCOMOTIVE BOOSTER: Types C-1 and C-2. Instruction Book No. 102

By: Staff Writers

Price: $85.50

Publisher: New York, Franklin Railway Supply Company, Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013572

Condition: Very Good


114pp. Illustrated throughout: centre-spread b/white halftone plate, like intext plates (several with catch-colour), plus line-drawings. String-stitched binding unbroken, firm and tight. Machine round-cornered on foredge corners. Publisher's tape on spine. Text-printed card wrapper has a former owner's name on front, else minimally bumped. Textblock has an original supplier's stamp on title-page, else textblock unmarked. The locomotive booster provides auxiliary power at times of additional load such as starting, negotiating difficult gradients, and meeting other emergency demands. This instru... View more info

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THE UNSTOPPABLE BOOK: BMW MOTORRAD (English Text)

By: Staff Writers

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, BMW MOTORRAD: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013069

Condition: Very Good


95pp. Illustrated throughout: colour and b/white halftone plates. Patterned, step and repeat printed endpapers. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head. Montage-style, photographically-illustrated gloss boards bumped on lower foredge corner, else undamaged. No dustjacket (as issued). Textblock pristine. A BMW Motorrad production featuring the best that BMW motorcycles have to offer . . .Contents include: Prelims., Riding, Styles, Brand, Technology, Models, People, Events. Book weight approx. 525g. View more info

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A SIMPLE EXPLANATION OF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES

By: Staff Writers

Price: $26.60

Publisher: London, Mullard Educational Service:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012958

Condition: Very Good +


No publication date (c. 1960). (ii), + 22pp. Saddle-stitched, staplebound format booklet. Staples holding, but rusted. Illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates, plus multi-coloured diagrams, schematics and graphs. Booklet clean and square. Pattern-print wrapper has a discrete 'Lab' handwritten on upper foredge corner, else trivial edgewear. Textblock unmarked. This booklet, published c. 1960, is intended to provide a non-mathematical treatment of semiconductors and some of the devices in which they are employed . . . Contents include: Introduction, 1/ Germanium. 2/ The Transistor. 3/ Ot... View more info

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A GUIDE TO THE AUSTRALIAN HEALTH BENEFITS PLAN. Canberra 1970

By: Staff Writers

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T., Australia, Commonwealth Department of Health: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012964

Condition: Very Good +


(ii), + 14pp. Small, intext b/white sketch illustrations, plus several tables, throughout. Saddle-stitched, staple-bound booklet. Staples clean and tight. Booklet square. Printed limp wrapper undamaged. Textblock unmarked. A concise guide to the Australian health benefits system as it applied in 1970 . . . Contents include: Foreword (A.J. Forbes, Minister for Health), Medical Benefits, Hospital Benefits, Nursing Home Benefits, Handicapped Children's Benefit, Subsidised Medical Services, Pharmaceutical Benefits, Pensioner Medical Service, Other Health Services. Booklet weight approx. 30g. *Post... View more info

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THE LONDON MIDLAND REGION CARRIAGE AND WAGON WORKS AT DERBY

By: Staff Writers

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Derby, U.K., Railway Executive (London Midland Region): 1949

Seller ID: 012971

Condition: Good+


16pp. Presumed First Edition. Saddle-stitched, staplebound format booklet. Illustrated throughout with contemporary b/white halftone plates (mostly internal workshop photographs), plus an organisational chart, a production line chart and a centre-spread works layout map. Booklet clean and square. Monochrome, pictorially-illustrated paper wrapper has several creases, a short repaired closed tear, and mild soiling and edgewear. An extremely rare British Railways carriage and wagon works at Derby brochure demonstrating the size and scope of this huge railway works. Covering 128 acres, with employ... View more info

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YAMAHA OWNER'S MANUAL: Mini Enduro 80 GT MX

By: Staff Writers

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Japan, Yamaha Motor Co.: 1972

Seller ID: 012631

Condition: Very Good


54pp. (last 10 blank). B/white illustrations throughout: halftone plates (mostly detail), line-drawings and sketch illustrations. Saddle-stitched, staplebound booklet. Staples firm, slightly rusted. Printed card wrapper mildly edgeworn and soiled. Textblock clean. Contents include: Foreword, Service Notes, Tools, Features, Autolube, Control Functions, Basic Instructions, Inspection and Service. Booklet weight approx: 70g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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GUIDE FOR WAR SERVICE HOME-OWNERS

By: Staff Writers

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T., Australia, Director of War Service Homes, Commonwealth of Australia:

Seller ID: 013424

Condition: Very Good +


No publication date (1970). 13pp., b/white sketch-art illustrations throughout (including self-cover). Saddle-stitched, staplebound format booklet. Staples tight. Booklet clean and square. Nominally edgeworn only. "This booklet has been prepared for the purpose of advising and helping home owners under the War Service Homes Scheme. The booklet provides information and advice on many matters of continuing concern to property owners. It also explains special features of the War Service Homes Scheme . . . " Note: Included loose is a 16mo 'With Compliments' slip from the Director of War Se... View more info

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YAMAHA MX 250/360. SC500 Owner's Manual

By: Staff Writers

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Hamamatsu, Japan, Yamaha Motor Co.: 1973

Seller ID: 012632

Condition: Very Good


28pp., b/white illustrations throughout: halftone plates (mostly details), line-drawings, and wiring diagrams. Saddle-stitched, staplebound booklet. Staples firm, slightly rusted. Printed card wrapper mildly soiled only. Textblock unmarked. Contents of this owner's manual include: Prelims., Introduction, Profile, Stop-Start, Break-in, Checking and Service Racing, Race Circuit, Settings, Tire Pressure/Rear Cushion Adjustment, Wiring Diagrams, more. Booklet weight approx. 50g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" ... View more info

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KAKADU BY FOOT: A Guide to the Walking Tracks in Kakadu National Park

By: Staff Writers (Illustrated by Jane Moore)

Price: $15.20

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T., Australia, Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013078

ISBN: 0642141886

Condition: Very Good +


48pp., monochrome, sketch-art illustrations throughout by Jane Moore. Saddle-stitched, staplebound landscape (oblong) format booklet. Staples clean and tight. Monochrome, sketch-art (Jane Moore) wrapper nominally chipped on head of spine, else undamaged. Textblock unmarked. A concise guide to various walking tracks in the beautiful Kakadu National Park. Note: In the ensuing years since this booklet was published park entry conditions may have changed significantly. It is advisable to seek information from park rangers or other authority. Booklet weight approx. 75g. *Postage charge will be red... View more info

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TOTAL GRETZKY: The Magic, The Legend, The Numbers

By: Staff Writers - The Hockey News (Editor: Steve Dryden)

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, McClelland & Stewart, Inc.: 1999

Edition: First Thus, 1st Impression

Seller ID: 013373

ISBN: 0771041772

Condition: Near Fine


175pp., colour and b/white photographic plates throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Photographic, colour-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. Based on 'The Hockey News' commemorative magazine 'The Great One', this book features the sporting career of the world's greatest ever ice hockey player, Canadian Wayne Gretzky (b. 26 January, 1961). Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, The Magic of No. 99. The Prodigy. Power and Glory. The Boys on The Bus. Unbeatable Foe. The ... View more info

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CABIN & FLIGHT CREW MEDICAL MANUAL. Parts One & Two (Bound as one). Issue 3

By: Staff Writers, British Airways Health Services

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Hounslow, Middlesex, United Kingdom, British Airways Health Services, Dept. Of Medical Training: 1995

Seller ID: 010451

Condition: Very Good


vii, + 121pp., plus v, + 35. Intext line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Text printed card wrapper mildly bumped and edgeworn. Textblock bumped on upper foredge corner, else unmarked. Third issue of the British Airways Cabin and Flight Crew Medical Manual, Part 1, consists of 9 chapters: aviation physiology, first aid, life-threatening emergencies, other medical emergencies, injuries, other medical problems, emergency childbirth, hygiene, crew health care and index. Part 2 consists of an Introduction, and 4 chapters: crew responsibilities, aircraft medical equipment and documentati... View more info

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EF LENS WORK III: The Eyes of EOS (Second Edition)

By: [Staff Writers]

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Canon Inc., Lens Products Group: 2003

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 011914

Condition: Very Good +


231pp., demonstrative illustrations throughout; mostly colour plates, supported by line drawings and graphs, some of which are b/white. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Boards very good+. Leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edge-creased only, with several minor marks. With contributing photographs by professionals, contents cover The EF Lens Concept, Single Focal-Length Lenses, Zoom Lenses and Accessories, The Basics of Interchangeable Lenses, Correspondence of EF Lenses to Digital Photography, Photo Techniques, Lens Technology, Specifications, Maps, more. Boo... View more info

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ALUMINIUM IN RAILWAYS. Development Bulletin

By: [Staff Writers]

Price: $41.80

Publisher: Banbury, England, Aluminium Laboratories Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 008092

Condition: Very Good


(v), + 52pp., intext b/white halftone plate illustrations and tables throughout. Side-stapled booklet format. Clean and square. Spine firm. Printed limp wrapper mildly soiled and flecked, else supplier's stamp on title page. This development publication considers and reviews the growing use of aluminium in the manufacture of modern trains . . . Contents include: Prelims., Intro., Historical Development, As a Material, Design and Construction, Case for . . . , Passenger trains, High Density Railways, Rail Cars, Special Trains, Goods Stock, Equipment, Acks. Booklet weight approx. 220g. Postage c... View more info

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I.C.S. MECHANICS' HANDBOOK : A Handbook of Reference for Mechanics

By: [Staff Writers]

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Scranton, PA, USA, International Textbook Company: 1956

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007639

Condition: Very Good


397pp., intext line-drawings, schematics, tables, and formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Original plain black cloth boards undamaged. Leaves clean and unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn and abraded, spine text faded to zero. Produced originally in 1943, this Second Edition handbook is for "those interested in the work of the mechanical engineer, machine operator, machinist, tool-maker, welder and general mechanic. It contains every conceivable type of table, logarithic, revised cutting speed, new thread table... View more info

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THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS, KEW. Illustrated Guide 1930.

By: [Staff Writers]

Price: $17.10

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationary Office: 1930

Seller ID: 003760

Condition: Good+


64pp., oblong format, double column text. Intext, b/white halftone plates throughout, some botanical, others of general vistas, plus a fold-out grid map. Book clean. Spine firm. General soiling on last text page, otherwise leaves clean, albeit corners bumped. Printed grey pressings wrapper [advertisement inners] lightly soiled and bumped. Although Kew House Gardens existed in a form, it is the widow of Frederick, Prince of Wales, the Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, mother of George III, who is credited with the founding of a botanical, as distinct from, a purely horticultural establishment, in... View more info

B.M.C. 7-Tonner: Running and Maintenance Instructions

By: [Staff Writers]

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Oxford, U.K., The British Motor Corporation: 1955

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003886

Condition: Good


69pp., intext illustrations throughout: b/white halftone plates, schematic line-drawings and tables. Staplebound booklet with round-cornered foredge. Staples firm. Issuing company disclaimer stamp in two places on title page, otherwise minor soiling to text-block edges. Printed card wrapper has some wear on fold of spine and general fingermark soiling. Issued in December, 1955, this BMC 7-Tonner running/maintenance instruction book includes information on: Intro., Specifications, Dimensions, Driving Instructions, Instruments & Controls, Regular attentions, Lubrication Chart, Recommended Lubric... View more info