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Medal Yearbook 2012

By: N/A

Price: $43.00

Publisher: UK, Token:

Seller ID: 009721


Token Publishing. (Subject: Medals, Decorations (incl. r) This is the "bible" for militaria & a must have for collectors and dealers. It has descriptions and pictures as well as current values of all British and Dominion medals. 600pp, with about 1500 colour illustrations- pristine, just off the press condition. Book approx 1.5kg packed weight. View more info

Philip's World Travel Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Philip's: 2003

Seller ID: 009052


The compact-format "Philip's World Travel Atlas" has been specially created for the long-haul traveller, whether on business or pleasure, it is ideal for travellers of all kinds, both at the planning stage and en route. 160pp (60+ as index) View more info

The Ultimate Book of Cross-Sections

By: N/A

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley: 1996

Seller ID: 009598


A massive resource with quality clear diagrams of just about everything from the ark to a zoo-keepers lunch box. 304pp of Julius Sumner Miller joy! Will need to go via AusPost 3kg satchel. View more info

Practical Slaughter of Poultry A Guide for the Small Producer

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: UK, Humane Slaughter Assoc: 2001

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 009685


A small but necessary tax deductible addition to any producers reference book collection. Publishers have set a standard of the ethical treatment of livestock & this book encapsulates the information needed. Photos, diagrams & step by step guidance. It will be worth getting our other titles - "Profitable Poultry Keeping" & "Principles & Practice of Poultry Husbandry" too! View more info

FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Australia, Gregory's Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 011659


FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62 XK, XL, XM, XP, XR, XT, XW 292pp & approx 900g to post. A handy reference - not the Fairmont, not the Fairlane, NOT the Kingswood - the Falcon! 1960-1970, great days, great music & great cars. View more info

Financial Futures, Options, and Swaps

By: Alan L. Tucker

Price: $16.00

Publisher: USA, West Publishing Corporation Pty. Ltd.: 1990

Seller ID: 009861


Alan Tucker's book deals with such topics as pricing linkages, opportunities in derivative securities, brokerage, market imperfections & arbitage ( there may even be a chapter on long lunches?) Book is in great order with 520pp - there is some sections that have been highlit but this may very well be advantageous as I assume they shortcut a lot of reading/studying/red wine consumption. Weighs about 1300g packed for post. View more info

A SHARED TABLE

By: Alexander Stephanie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Viking, Penguin, Australia: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010375


"This is a book about food in Australia - a completely fresh approach to the culture, the landscape, the people and the produce." Based on the ABC televison series of the same name. Describes culinary experiences in 7 regions of Australia - south west WA, Kangaroo Island, Victoria's Western District, Melbourne, north east Tasmania, Sydney and Noosa and its hinterland. Lavishly illustrated. Provides recipes. Includes suggestions for further reading and an index. T... View more info

A SHARED TABLE

By: Alexander Stephanie

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Viking, Penguin, Australia: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011680


"This is a book about food in Australia - a completely fresh approach to the culture, the landscape, the people and the produce." Based on the ABC televison series of the same name. Describes culinary experiences in 7 regions of Australia - south west WA, Kangaroo Island, Victoria's Western District, Melbourne, north east Tasmania, Sydney and Noosa and its hinterland. Lavishly illustrated. Provides recipes. Includes suggestions for further reading and an index. T... View more info

Pamela's Natural Remedies

By: Allardice Pamela

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 1996

Seller ID: 010202


240pp Allardice is the author of over 30 books, including The Body Bible, Pamela's Natural Remedies, Feel Good and Make Time and Slow Up. Pamela Allardice has been a regular guest on “The Midday Show’ since 1993, presenting her highly successful segment on natural remedies and natural beauty preparations. Every week following an appearance on ‘Midday’ with Kerri-Anne’ she receives thousands of requests for fact sheets – 20,000 request at last count for the s... View more info

The Practical Gun

By: Andersson, Stellan & Akerman, Jan

Price: $28.00

Publisher: UK, Queen Anne Press: 1986

Seller ID: 011259


158pp, 800g for post, Rifles, shotguns and hunting methods. This book answers every question on all aspects of sporting guns. Chapters on rifles, shotguns and combination guns compare the relative merits of each weapon and its particular hunting suitability. Ammo and sights are examined in detail and even step by step instructions on loading your own cartridges. View more info

Ferran The Inside Story of El Bulli and the Man Who Reinvented Food

By: Andrews, Colman

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Gotham (Penguin): 2011

Seller ID: 009655


Ferran Adrià is arguably the greatest culinary revolutionary of our time. Hailed as a genius and a prophet by fellow chefs, worshipped (if often misunderstood) by critics and lay diners alike, Adrià is imitated and paid homage to in professional kitchens, and in more than a few private ones, all over the world. In his lively close-up portrait of Adrià, award-winning food writer Colman Andrews traces this groundbreaking chef 's rise from resort- hotel dishwasher to cu... View more info

Collins Guide to Alpines and rock garden Plants

By: Anna Nellie Griffith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Chancellor Press: 1985

Seller ID: 010200


315pp plus bibliography, colour photo reference sections throughout with 1900 plants described. Griffith was an original member of the Alpine Plant Society & this book is an ideal reference for gardeners who need to adapt a garden section to cater for these useful, attractive plants. Name inside. View more info

GREAT COOKS AND THEIR RECIPES: From Taillevent to Escoffier

By: Anne WILLAN

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Pavilion Books Limited: 1992

Seller ID: 010434


Anne Willan (born January 26, 1938 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Willan received her master's degree from Cambridge University, then studied and taught cooking in London and Paris before moving to the United States, where she became an associate editor of Gourmet magazine and food editor of the Washington Star. In 1975, she moved to Paris and founded La Varenne, which later expanded to offer programs at The Greenbrier and at her home in Burgundy, Chateau du Fey, this ... View more info

General Engineering Workshop Practice A Guide To The Principles And Practice Of Workshop Procedure

By: Anon

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Odhams Press Limited:

Seller ID: 011688


576pp with beautiful line art illustrations starting with a frontspiece depicting a worker busy on the bases of ack-ack shell cases. Blue cloth with a faded gilt titling on the spine & also blind stamped decoration. Book contains chapters on bench work, metals in engineering, the lathe, screw-cutting, machine tools, gears and gear cutting amongst others. Not dated but probably 40s early 50s. View more info

Jane's Fighting Ships of World War II

By: Antony Preston (foreword)

Price: $44.00

Publisher: NY, Crescent Books: 1995

Seller ID: 010029


320pp, 1000+ illustrations, pp clean white well-bound, will be posted via 3kg package. View more info

Real Family Food

By: Antony Worrall Thompson

Price: $23.00

Publisher: UK, Mitchell Beazley Limited: 2005

Seller ID: 009593


175 clean white well bound pp, review > Antony Worrall Thompson (TV cookshow host) communicates the "healthy/bonded/respected/loving family message throughout his books- he has an excellent book on the GI diet, and here he looks at family meals as the core of a happy, healthy family. In 'Real Family Food' he makes the valid point that food is not just something to be quickly shovelled down throats, but a focus for family bonding and an opportunity to communicate with... View more info

The Genesis of Modern British Town Planning, a Study in Economic and Social History of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

By: Ashorth, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1972

Seller ID: 008797


study of this subject. Includes a long section on the creation of new model villages and towns from New Lanark to Letchworth. ex-lib -borrowed twice - usual library indicators - book in great order throughout View more info

Phaidon Book of the Opera

By: Athill, Catherine & Others (trans)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: UK, Phaidon: 1979

Seller ID: 011879


Phaidon Book of the Opera A Survey of 780 operas from 1597 512 pages with b&w and colour photos and illustrations. Originally published as "L'Opera: Repertorio della Lirica dal 1597" A fabulous resource for the composers, the settings, the singers, the librettists, the history, design & quaverful more all interspersed with appropriate illustration. Packed for post - 2kg View more info

David Austin's English Roses New Edition

By: Austin, David

Price: $33.00

Publisher: UK, Conran Octopus: 2002

Seller ID: 012084


David Austin has a bewitching story to tell, and he is uniquely placed to describe each rose's individual charms. He analyses the English Roses in great depth, setting them in their place in history, and describing the early hybridizing work that led to the first varieties. With a broader perspective, he considers how to choose partners for roses in the garden; and a unique, illustrated catalog of more than sixty of the best varieties of English Rose provides a rich refe... View more info

Simply Fish

By: Baker, Jenny

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber, London: 1988

Seller ID: 009738


Basic fish cookery, on how to select, identify and cook all types of fish. B+W line drawings. 333 pages. enthusiastic review > I would strongly recommend this recipe book to anyone who wants to eat more fish. Whilst Rick Stein has managed to catch the nation's imagination and encourage a renaissance in seafood cuisine, and for encyclopedic knowledge I would recommend Jane Grigson's Fish Book, what Jenny Baker has managed to do is collect a book full of delicious recipes ... View more info