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JOURNEY TO THE UNDERWORLD

By: N/A

Price: $46.50

Publisher: Taiwan, Sheng-Hsien Magazine Association: 1987

Seller ID: 22159

Condition: Very Good


English language version. 62 journeys intended to encourage the reader to lead a better life on earth. 250gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 346 pages View more info

WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT?

By: N/A

Price: $14.50

Publisher: South Australia, Axiom Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15948

ISBN: 0947338209

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Gift book of quotations and sayings on the theme of love, marriage and divorce. Ribbon marker,200gms weight; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

THE UNEXPLAINED FILES Enigmas of Mind, Space and Time

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Book Company International: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16814

ISBN: 1863091807

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Creased top edge to dustjacket


Illustrated b/w and colour selection of stories on unexplained and paranormal phenomena, Brazilian surgeon, Ufos, spirit photos, ancient myths, psychic researc. 1.25kg weight; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 246 pages View more info

THE ALL-TIME FAVOURITE AUSTRALIAN SONG BOOK

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18674

ISBN: 0207147558

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner's name top corner of first page.


Index of first lines, song lyrics but no music scores. Words to 'Happy Little Vegemites', 'Shaddap You Face' and old favourites 'Botany Bay' etc. 850gms weight; Cartoons; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 114 pages; Effy, penny pearce uk View more info

APOLLO Retold by Katherine Miller

By: N/A

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1970

Seller ID: 24787

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

SECRETS OF THE NEW AGE Four Volumes in One. Old Moore's Dream Book. the Power of the Pendulum. the Book of Fate. Mysteries of the Tarot

By: N/A

Price: $21.50

Publisher: New York, Bell Publishing Company: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18676

ISBN: 0517680203

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


4 complete books in one. Originally Old Moor'e Dream Book and Old Moore's Book of Fate. 750gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

WALLABY TRACK WOMAN

By: N/A

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Australia, Mary Mackillop Secretariat of Trustees of Sisters of St Joseph:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17132

ISBN: 0646223658

Condition: Very Good+


Oblong shaped book with colour print of Frederic McCubbin's 'On the Wallaby Track' and colour photos of the Australian desert - an invitation to take a meditative journey to discover the sacred and recognise the values inherent in the journey of Mary Mackillop who was so much part of the Australian landscape. 250gms weight ; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 46 pages View more info

CELTIC MYTHOLOGY

By: N/A

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Scotland, Geddes & Grosset: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17995

ISBN: 1855342995

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Based on a text by Charles Squire. Describes customs, legends of the Celts, Gaelic Gods, British Gods, A-z guide. 1.25kg weight ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 480 pages View more info

THE SACRED TREE Reflections on Native American Spirituality

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Usa, Lotus Light Publications: 1989

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 18294

ISBN: 0941524582

Condition: Fine


A project of the Four Worlds Development group as a handbook of Native Spirituality for indigenous peoples of the world. 250gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 88 pages View more info

Dearest Beatie, my darling Jack A Victorian couple's love letters

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Willow Books: 1983

Seller ID: 28739

ISBN: 0002180154

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Letters found by the couples's grand daughter 80 years later shed intimate light on their year long correspondence and mores of late Victorian society. 700gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 7.72 X 0.79 inches; 192 pages View more info

THE BUNYIP BOOK Edited by South Australian Workshop for the Bunyipological Research and Reconstruction Unit

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Workshop: 1980

Seller ID: 31167

Condition: Very Good; Curled cornertips of cover and first 3 pages.


Compiled by Lyn and Tess. Presented as part of "Adelaide Art Alternatives" an official Art Gallery of South Australia Festival Exhibition. Bibliography. South Australian Workshop is a group of artists working in a variety of mediums. List of members involved in Bunyip Project.250gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 66 pages View more info

THE STORY OF MAHAJANAKA BY HIS MAJESTY KING BHUMIBOL ADULYAEJ

By: N/A

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Thailand, Amarin Printing and Publishing Company Ltd: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 32368

ISBN: 9748364712

Condition: Very Good


Translated into English and published on the King's Golden Jubilee. Illustrated by Thai artists who appear in the back of the book. Glossy paper. Book protected by clear cover. 350gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 162 pages View more info

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COME TO SHANGRI-LA : MEDITATIONS FROM THE ORIENT ON A WORLD OF LOVE AND BEAUTY Photographs by Norman N Royall Jr.

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Usa, April Editions: 1973

Seller ID: 32700

Condition: Very Good; Gift inscription ffep.


Unpaginated gift book of sepia photos and parchment with quotes and sayings from Buddha, Krishnamuti, lao-Tse, Confucius and other wise thinkers. Lost Horizon by James Hilton. Ideal for meditation and contemplation. 200gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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ROSE LEAVES

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Merrimack Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 32938

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet. "Replica of the antique original". Quotes about roses, delicate colour illustrations with verses. 100gms weight; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 26 pages View more info

DRESSING UP Transvestism and Drag : the History of an Obsession

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18437

ISBN: 0500271690

Condition: Very Good; Owner's name top edge of first page


Index, B/w illustrations, survey indicate the historical and cultural spread of transvestism. 300gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages View more info

Folklore of the Australian Railwaymen Collected and Edited by Patsy Adam-Smith

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy (Ed)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32224

ISBN: 0727001361

Condition: Very Good; Sunned spine, remainder mark top edge, darkened edge.


250gms weight; Remainder; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 308 pages View more info

THE IRON WOLF AND OTHER STORIES.

By: Adams, Richard.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Allen Lane: 1980

Seller ID: 23271

ISBN: 071391341x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Nineteen folk tales. 700gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages View more info

LOVE POTIONS A Book of Charms and Omens

By: Addison, Josephine

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Robinson Publishing: 1987

Seller ID: 25542

ISBN: 094816445x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Covered in adhesive plastic, bookshop stamp top corner of first page


Collection of folklore and superstitions. 300gms weight ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 58 pages View more info

A HUNDRED FABLES OF AESOP From the English Version of Sir Robert L'Estrange. with Pictures by Percy J Billinghurst and an Introduction by Kenneth Grahame

By: Aesop

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Ware, Omega Books Ltd: 1984

Seller ID: 31140

ISBN: 1850070458

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Paper yellowing.


Unclipped jacket, clean text. Famous 17th century translation by Sir Robert L'Estrange. 700gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 204 pages View more info

THE INITIATION OF THE WORLD

By: Alder, Vera Stanley

Price: $26.50

Publisher: York Beach, Maine, Samuel Weiser: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29484

ISBN: 1578631661

Condition: New


300gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages View more info