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Books from previous catalogues reduced in price


 

 

CARY, John. CARY'S NEW ITINERARY; OR AN ACCURATE DELINIATION OF THE GREAT ROADS.. THROUGHOUT ENGLAND AND WALES. To which are added, at the end of each route, the Names of those Inns that supply Post Horses and Carriages. With a most extensive selection of Noblemen and Gentlemen's Seats.

Lond. Printed for John Cary. 1798 (7th ed.)

8vo. Old full leather, rubbed & worn on the corners. iv,{54},796(i.e.426),2pp.
The first 370 pages are numbered as 740 columns.
Large folding map, engraved title page & dedication leaf.
A very good copy of the scarce 1st ed.

French armorial bookplate on
front paste-down.

AUD$395

 

 

 




FEATHERSTONE, Donald F. WAR GAMES THROUGH
THE AGES.

Four vols. Vol.1: 3000BC to 1500 AD; Vol.2: 1420-1783; Vol.3: 1792-1859; Vol.4: 1861-1945.

Lond. Stanley Paul. 1974-76.

Or.bds. Dustjackets. (sl. chipped) Various pag. b/w plates & ills. Very Good copies. Vol.1 2nd imp. other vols 1st ed.

AUD$120

 





LANE, Richard. IMAGES FROM THE FLOATING WORLD.

The Japanese Print.

Oxford. OUP. 1978.

Folio. Or.bds. Dustjacket. 364pp. Many Col.& b/w ills. Some foxing else Very good copy. 1st ed.

Surveys the whole range of Japanese prints from their beginnings in the 17th Century to modern times.

AUD$40

 



 

OLSEN, Penny. THE LIFE AND ART OF WILLIAM T. COOPER.

An Eye For Nature. C

anberra. NLA Publishing. 2014. Folio. Or.bds. Dustjacket. 278pp. Profusely ill. in col & b/w. Fine. 1st ed.

With a foreword by David Attenborough.

Australia's premier bird illustrator

AUD$60

 



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