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BOOKS INCLUDE:

  • Childrens
  • Engineers
  • Languages
  • Religious
  • Novels

The Small Miracle by Paul Gallico

Illustrated by David Night

Hard Cover book with dust jacket intact.

First Published by Michael Joseph Ltd in London, November 1951. This Edition first published 1953, Fifth Impression.

Target audience primary school aged children.

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The Glugs of Gosh by C.J.Dennis

HARD COVER BOOK

NO DUST JACKET

ILLUSTRATIONS BY HAL GYE

PUBLISHERS ANGUS & ROBERTSON LTD, SYDNEY 1917

PRINTED BY W.C.PENFOLD & CO. LTD

Book pages in good condition excepting a few pages at the front and back that have pitted discoloration in sections.

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Doreen by C.J.Dennis

Paperback stitched in three places in spine with yarn.

Published by Angus & Robertson, Sydney

Printed by W.C.Penfold

Handprinted date: 7/11/17

Gloss finished paper in good condition, no tears

Back cover has some pitted discoloration

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Lt Col Seccombe's Army & Navy Birthday Book for Children

Hard Cover

Handwritten date 1885

Three pages loose near front of book, two pages at the back. All pages intact with some having discoloration.

Measures 12cm x 9cm

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Arabian Nights fully Illustrated

Hard Cover

Dust jacket has a couple of small tears along the bottom and centre top.

The Children's Press, Glasgow printed in Great Britain

STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

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Bo Peep

A TREASURY FOR THE LITTLE ONES

Hard Cover - spline deteriorated.

Publishers CASSELL & COMPANY. LIMITED 1888

Black and white illustrations.

Handwritten birthday wish dated April 3rd 1889

No tears in paper leaves but small amount of pale pitted discoloration.

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Our Darlings

Hard cover book. Fabric spine has slight tearing at the beack edge..

Published by John F. Shaw & Co Ltd, London

Black & White iluustrations and some colour templates pasted in.

Paper leaves in good condition.

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Warne's Happy Book for Children

Hard cover

Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd, London and New York

Colour as well as black and white illustrations

Spine coming away in the first couple of pages along the length of inside front cover.

Large typeset.

Page leaves in good condition exceptin third page where there is a small tear lower left near spine.

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Cole's Kindergarten Second Book for Little Australians

Bright Pictures and Easy Reading 4/-

C1900s

E.W.Cole Book Arcade, Commonwealth of Australia

Printed in Great Britain

Normal wear and tear for a book of its age.

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Motor Repair and Overhauling Book Volume 1 + Data Sheets

Hard Cover

Printed in Great Britain by Hazell,Watson & Viney Ltd

Includes Trouble Tracing Chart in pristine condition.

40 Data Sheets in good condition

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Newnes Complete Engineer Volume 1 & 2 + Data Sheets

A reliable guide to the everyday work of the Engineer.

Advisory Editor Lt-Col. D.J.Smith, O.B.E., M.I.A.E

Hard Cover

Printed in Great Britain by Hazell, Watson & Viney Ltd

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The Queen's Gift Book in Aid of Queen Mary's Convalescent Auxillary Hospitals

For Soldiers and Sailors who have lost their limbs in the War.

Hard Cover with Dust Jacket

Publishers Hodder & Stoughton, St Paul's House, London

Includes a:

  • loose leaf A4 double sided brochure of a Group of Gallant Men at Rockhampton House
  • loose leaf Red Cross House Badge - signed
  • Coloured images of the Royal Family pasted in throughout with Queen Mary's signature below her image.

Book cost Two Shillings and Sixpence net at time of print

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Countess of Liverpool's Gift Book

Of Art and Literature

Hard Cover

Publishers Whitcombe and Tombs Limited, 1915

Handwritten notation of commendation by Annette Liverpool for the dedication of funds to the Sick and Wounded Soldiers of NZ

Black and White illustrations

Coloured images pasted into book

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In Praise of Humour, In Praise of Cats, In Praise of Shakespeare

1. In Praise of Humour, An Anthology of Enjoyment

Edited by Neville Hilditch

Publishers Frederick Muller Ltd, London 1949, Second Impression 1951

Hard Cover in good condition

Black & white illustrations

measures 11cms x 14 cms

2. In Praise of Cats, An Anthology for Friends

Compiled by Gwen Hilditch

Publishers Frederick Muller Ltd, London 1949. Second Impression 1950

Hard cover in good condition

Black & white images

measures 11cms x 14 cms

3. In Praise of Shakespeare, An Anthology for Friends

Compiled by Waldo Clarke

Publishers Frederick Muller Ltd, London 1949

First editions are RARE

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