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Cat 389, Item 10

EXPOSITION INTERCOLONIALE, 1866. VOCABULAIRE DES DIALECTES DES ABORIGINES DE L'AUSTRALIE.  Melb. Masterman Printer. 1867. Front wrapper & xivpp. Afterword in French by Redmond Barry. Loose folding sheets of Aboriginal vocabularies in French, English and Aboriginal languages. French text. Contained in a card folder with a handwritten title. Rare.    

Cat 389, Item 6

BLACKMAN, Charles. PARIS DREAMING. A Celebration of a City of the Imagination. The Paris Drawings of Charles Blackman. Written & Compiled by Nadine Amadio. Syd. Reed. 1982. Folio. Or.bds. Dustjacket. 143pp. Splendid col. & b/w plates. Fine in slip-case. 1st ed. The Australian artist.    

Cat 389, Item 371

Marcel. PROUST COLLECTION. A collection of books written by and written about Marcel Proust. Approximately 116 volumes in total, both soft and hard cover. 49 volumes of Proust's writings, mostly reprint editions of "In Search of Lost Time" in both French and English, as well as other of his writings and 67 volumes about Proust; commentaries, reader's guides, criticism, biographies, and photographic books in both French and English. For sale as a collection.

Cat 389, Item 22

FIRST VIEWS OF AUSTRALIA 1788-1825. A history of early Sydney. Robert Irving, Elizabeth Imashev, Judy Nelson, Gorgon Bull. Foreword by Bernard Smith. Chippendale. David Elle Press. 1987. Folio. Dustjacket. 340pp. Dj slightly sun faded. Profusely illustrated in colour and black & white. Very good copy. 1st ed. Inscribed by the author. Restricted edition of 2,000 copies. A comprehensive catalogue of all known views of the first settlement in Australia from 1788 to 1825.

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(May 2024)

Books of theMonth, Australiana, Aviation, Captain James Cook, James Joyce, Marcel Proust, Pacificana, Design, Architecture, Art, Militaria, History, literature, travel, bindings, &c. &c.

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