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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Charles Blackman BOOK Art AustraliaAlice in Wonderland, that timeless and delightful children’s tale by Lewis Carroll, has here been lavishly illustrated by well- known Australian artist Charles Blackman. Very few fully-illustrated editions of Alice have appeared since the nineteenth-century version illustrated by John Tenniel and this book is believed to be the first full-colour illustrated edition by a major artist.Pre-ownedAU $79.50AU $8.00 postage
The Wretched Stone 9780395533079 by Chris Van Allsburg School and LibraryThe author and illustrator of numerous picture books for children, he has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children's literature. In 1982, Jumanji won the National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film.Brand newAU $29.50Free postage12 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
The Stranger 9780395423318 by Chris Van Allsburg MiscThe enigmatic origins of the stranger that Farmer Bailey hits with his truck and brings home to recuperate. He goes home with Farmer Bailey, his memory apparently gone. Weeks pass at the Bailey farm; the stranger seems happy to be around them, and helps with the harvest.Brand newAU $28.25Free postage10 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J. K. Rowling (Hardback, 1997)Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. This is the first 1998 Australian edition, first print number 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Don't pass this fantastic opportunity up, this is a VERY rare copy and a rare buying opportunity.Pre-ownedAU $499.00or Best OfferFree postage2 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
A Golden Age: A Treasury of Australian Children's Fantasy Classics by Robert Holden (Paperback, 1992)A Golden Age. A Treasury of Australian Children's Classics. Two Volumes in Slipcase. Australian Fantasy writing and illustration. by Robert Holden. Visions of Fantasy. Australia's Fantasy Illustrators.
English Fairy Tales - retold by Flora Steel - Illust. Arthur Rackham 1979 HC/DJEnglish Fairy Tales retold by Flora Steel - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham - Facsimile of 1918 Edition - 1979.New (other)AU $60.00or Best OfferFree postage
Out of This World: The Complete Book of Fantasy by Michael Page (Paperback,...R emember we are a charity staffed by unpaid volunteers. All Proceeds go to the. (extra fees will apply).Pre-ownedAU $50.00or Best OfferAU $17.60 postage
The Tale of the Pie and Patty-Pan by Beatrix Potter (Hardback, 1987)This edition has new reproductions of Beatrix Potter's illustrations. Hardcover with dust jacket which is not price clipped. In immaculate condition both externally and internally, ; The original Peter Rabbit books; Book # 0399.
Ginger and Pickles by Beatrix Potter (Hardback, 1987)This edition has new reproductions of Beatrix Potter's illustrations. Hardcover with dust jacket which is not price clipped. In immaculate condition both externally and internally, ; The original Peter Rabbit books; Book # 0399.
The Animals Noah Forgot Banjo Paterson Norman Lindsay 1979 hcdj B42Phone-0351447379 AUSTRALIA.Pre-ownedAU $27.95Free postage
The Muddle-headed Wombat Ruth Park Illustrated by Noela Young Vintage HB DJ 1971Illustrated by Noela Young. The Muddle-headed Wombat. Ruth Park. Edition: The Educational Press,reprinted 1971.Pre-ownedAU $45.95Free postage
The Wild Swans by Hans Christian Andersen, James Riordan (Hardback, 1987)The Wild Swans. A Lovely story to read for Children. Helen Stratton. Retold by James Riordan.Pre-ownedAU $35.80Free postage3 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again by Houghton Mifflin(Hardback)THE HOBBIT: OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN by J. R. R. Tolkien (Hardcover/Dust Jacket, 1997). Illustrated by Alan Lee. Special Edition.
Daphne the Forgetful Duck by Bonnier Publishing Australia(Hardback)A beautiful Peter Rabbit collection in immaculate condition as you can see in the photos. The illustrations are gorgeous. The dust jacket has seen a little wear with a few creases and small marks. No inscription, marks or tears. A beautiful book for the collector!Pre-ownedAU $39.00or Best OfferAU $9.00 postage3 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
Sir Brian and The Dragon Winnie The Pooh by Walt Disney - 1980 HardcoverA beautiful Winne the Pooh classic. In amazing condition for its age. No inscription, marks or tears. A lovely one for the collector.Pre-ownedAU $29.00or Best OfferAU $5.00 postage3 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
Road to Fairyland: Anthology of Verse by HarperCollins Publishers (Hardback, 1982)Includes index of poems and authors. Illustrated with colour plates and b&w line drawings and block prints. by IDA RENTOUL OUTHWAITE. Dust Jacket Condition: Some shelf wear/small tears/chips and marks; piece missing top rear cover; a little brittle/fragile- see scans.Pre-ownedAU $38.952 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
Alice's Adventures In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (Hardback, 1999)First Edition 1st Printing - full number line Book Condition: Light signs of use otherwise no inscriptions and Very Good reading condition.Dust Jacket Condition: Some wear/marks/grazing and rubbing to edges (see scan - could be removed as cover boards are very good).
THE RACING-CAR DRIVER'S MOUSTACHE - TREVOR TODD & STEPHEN AXELSEN 1984 KIDS BOOKBook Condition: Probably Ex-school library copy with a couple of markings; front end page torn out (replaced with photocopy page for looks) otherwise still in Good reading condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Light fading and little shelf wear otherwise Very Good.Pre-ownedAU $28.95
The Living Forest a World of Animals by Rien Poortvliet HCDJ 1st 1979Pre-ownedAU $28.952 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
Magpie Island Colin Thiele & Roger Haldane HBDJ 1974 1st EdIllustrated by Roger Haldane. Colin Thiele grew up on a farm in Australia. During his childhood there were not many books available, but at the little bush school that he attended, there was a box that had about twenty books in it.
Festus and Mercury Go Camping by Sven Nordqvist (Hardback, 1993)Festus and his cat, Mercury, change their plans for a camping trip when the chickens insist on going along. Fill up a satchel and save. Carlrhoda Books 1993 First Edition, First Printing, Hardcover with Dustjacket, not clipped.New (other)AU $80.00or Best OfferAU $8.50 postage2 More buying optionsNew (Other) · Lowest price
Australia's Animals by Margaret Senior (Paperback, 1987)By Margaret Senior -. Illustrated By Margaret Senior. Edition: FIRST EDITION: first printing! very very VERY SCARCE TITLE! Published in 1987 by Kangaroo Press, Australia - it is bound in. An illustrator and commercial artist, Margaret Senior was born in London and grew up on a chicken farm 50 miles to the north.New (other)AU $2,189.90AU $8.90 postage2 More buying optionsNew (Other) · Lowest price
ELI - Bill PEET. 1st UK 1980 HbDj. Proud decrepit lion .. RARE! HERE in MELB!Bill Peet was the author of 34 books published by Houghton Mifflin. One of these, BILL PEET: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY, was named a 1989 Caldecott Honor Book. Minimal discernible shelf wear - just corner wear really, the interior is tight and spotlessly clean with 24 pages.FIRST UK PRINTING 1980 HARDcover book in superb UNread condition.Brand newAU $164.90AU $8.90 postage
The Mulberry Bird an Adoption Story Anne Braff Brodzinsky Phd. HBDJ 1987Excellent support literature …. This book would be for older children with it's more detailed and in depth look at adoption and it's longer text blocks. The story is mostly written from the perspective of the birth mother and how she comes to decide to place her baby bird with an adoptive family.
The Burnt Stick ~ Anthony Hill / Mark Sofilas. Aboriginal HbDj. HERE in MELB!When John Jagamarra was five, he was taken away from his mother and home in an Australian aboriginal camp. John was half-white, and the law said he had to be educated in a mission school to learn the ways of white people.Brand newAU $149.90AU $8.90 postage
Return of the Dragon ~ Jane Zaring. Polly Broman HbDj 1981 DRAGON RARE in MELBNo discernible shelf wear to the cloth boards or dustjacket, the interior is tight and spotlessly clean with 146 pages. The only blemish to mention, that you'd never have noticed, is that the publication details page has been carefully removed - very subtle.New (other)AU $189.90AU $8.90 postage
THE ENCHANTED FOREST - IDA RENTOUL OUTHWAITE Australia FAIRY STORY LOLARGE FORMAT HARDCOVER PUBLISHED BY ANGUS AND ROBERTSON, SYDNEY, REPRINTED 1982. ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1921 AND LONG OUT OF PRINT.Pre-ownedAU $35.00or Best Offer
Emma Keppler Two months in her life ~ Colin Thiele RARE 1st HARDcover + Dj 1991Colin Thiele grew up on a farm in Australia. During his childhood there were not many books available, but at the little bush school that he attended, there was a box that had about twenty books in it.New (other)AU $464.92Was: Previous priceAU $619.90AU $8.90 postage
sHaTtErBeLt! ~ Colin Thiele. 1st HbDj 1987 Enthralling Aussie in MELBColin Thiele grew up on a farm in Australia. During his childhood there were not many books available, but at the little bush school that he attended, there was a box that had about twenty books in it.New (other)AU $279.90AU $8.90 postage
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis CarrollALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. FINE/VERY GOOD/GOOD/FAIR/READING COPY ONLY ( or -)LEWIS CARROLL'S. Illustrated by Barry Moser. University of California Press, Berkley U.S., Pennyroyal Edition, 1982, First Printing, hardcover quarto with dj, 12 Chapters, fabulous B/W ILLUSTRATIONS, patterned endpapers, 150pp.
BROCK and the DRAGON Robin Klein / Rodney McRae SCARCE 1st Ed WACKy FUN in MELB!Brock and the Dragon. Great subversive fare …. This is a fun tale where the traditional tale of the fair princess being rescued from a dragon by a gallant knight becomes subverted. This is a great book for studying gender roles with children.New (other)AU $219.90AU $8.90 postage
Seasons by John Burningham (Hardback, 1969)Spring is.birds nesting, pigs rooting, lambs playing. A beautiful look at the seasons and all the fun that goes with them from the amazing John Burningham. This book is afeast for the eyes and little ones will be able to recognise seasonal changes and look at the details for hours.Pre-ownedAU $178.80AU $14.90 postage2 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
The Deliverance of Dancing Bears by Elizabeth Stanley (Paperback, 1994)Elizabeth Stanley's prose makes clear to young readers that this is not really dancing. The overall effect of these village scenes, however, is depressing. Into this setting comes a noble-minded peasant who liberates the bear and reminds onlookers that the dignity of all living creatures must be respected.
The Sign of the Seahorse: A Tale of Greed and High Adventure in Two Acts by Graeme Base (Hardback, 1992)The SIGN of the SEAHORSE. A Tale of Greed & High Adventure in two acts. First Edition of the incomparable Australian writer/illustrator's award-winning story. A pristine copy, unread. We have the dustjacket too - but it is heavily repaired.New (other)AU $41.90AU $14.90 postage6 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
the little world of peg maltby / sm hb/dj 1982 1st edPre-ownedAU $79.95AU $7.00 postage
The Church Mice in Action by Graham Oakley (Hardback, 1982)FANTASTIC SERIES. All of Graham Oakley's children's books are splendid in all the ways that a picture book should be - the text and plot are simple enough for young children to grasp while entertaining enough to amuse older siblings and adults, and the illustrations are superb.
Nursery Rhymes by HarperCollins Publishers (Paperback, 1984)NURSERY RHYMES illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite 1st edition 1984 hardcover with. BY IDA RENTOUL OUTHWAITE. Ida Rentoul Outhwaite’s charming period illustrations perfectly capture these and many other.Pre-ownedAU $29.95AU $5.00 postage7 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
Fell Trek ~ Marjorie Lloyd. 1st Edn HbDj Illust Margaret Wetherbee IN MELBThe came Fell Trek. Having grown up in Devon where the countryside is lined with hedges, it was fantastic to see dry stone walls dividing the fields, and the beautiful fells. FELL TREK. - by Marjorie Lloyd -.New (other)AU $132.93Was: Previous priceAU $189.90AU $8.90 postage
Ruckus in the Garden by Sven Nordqvist, Sven Nordquist (Paperback, 1994)No sooner do Festus and his zany cat Mercury start to plant their spring garden than a flock of hens comes rushing in to eat the seeds and pull up worms. The two gardeners dash to the rescue, only to find that this is just the beginning of their troubles!
The Nargun and the Stars by Patricia Wrightson (Hardback, 1973)Patricia Wrightson was born in Lismore, New South Wales, Australia on June 19, 1921. During World War II, she worked in a munitions factory in Sydney. She wrote 27 books during her lifetime and entwined Aboriginal mythology into her writing.
My Daughter Lisbet (Lisbet #1) ~ Annik Saxegaard (Berte Bratt)1964 Hbdj in MELBBy Annik Saxegaard (pseudonym Berte Bratt). Annik Saxegaard - fully named Anna Constance Saxegaard - was a Norwegian author who wrote under several pseudonyms as there areBerte Bratt, Bente Bratt, Nina Nord, Ulla Scherenhof, Cara Mell andEddie Eng.New (other)AU $129.90AU $8.90 postage
IF I DROVE a TRACTOR ~ by Miriam Young. / R. QUACKENBUSH 1st HbDj 1973. in MELB!By Miriam Young -. AND … we haveTWO more from the series in identical condition -If I Drove a Bus &If I Drove a Truck – see my photos down above. Illustrated by ROBERT QUACKENBUSH. (1913- 1974)Miriam Young is the author of many children's books and stories.Pre-ownedAU $92.90AU $8.90 postage
SON of the WHIRLWIND ~ Elyne Mitchell. 1979 HbDj legendary Silver Brumby ThowraThe north wind came again, and it twisted into the limestone canyon, crying Thowra between the tall cliffs. Yuri's tiny son, Wirramirra, a silver brumby like his sire, also hears the call of the wind.Pre-ownedAU $131.50Free postage
Freddy Teddy's Shadow by Sue Inman (Paperback, 1997)By Sue INMAN -. Illustrated by Roy Trower. WE live in MELBOURNE - and. Published: 1997. SCARCE title in this UNread condition! UN read condition! HERE in. HARD COVER ~ IN MELBOURNE.
Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Find Ragged Blossom by May Gibbs, Anne-Marie Willis (Paperback, 1975)No discernible shelf wear to the laminated boards covers, the interior is tight and spotlessly clean with 32 pages beautifully illustrated from originalMAY GIBBS redrawn byNoela Young. Published by Angus & Robertson, NSW, Australia in 1984 - First of this Edition: 3rd Printing.
Jodie’s Journey Colin Thiele SCARCE 1st HBDJ Ed Horse Adventure WonderfulJodie's Journey by Colin Thiele.
As I Grew Older: the Life and Times of a Nunga Growing up along the River Murray by Ian Abdulla (Hardback, 1993)Format: Hardback with dust jacket Condition: The book is in very good plus condition with the dust jacket not clipped and in likewise condition. There is a very small chip (barely noticeable) to the bottom edge of the back panel.
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