XIPHILINUS, Joannes (John); DIO CASSIUS

[BINDING] Ek ton Dionos tou Nikaeos Romanikon istorion, apo Pompeiou Magnou mechris Alexandrou tou Mamaias, epitome Ioannou tou Xiphilinou = Dionis Nicaei rerum Romanarum a Pompeio Magno ad Alexandrum Mamaeae, epitome authore Ioanne Xiphilino.

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ROBLEY, Horatio Gordon, Major-General (1840-1930)

Moko; or Maori tattooing

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ALLEN, William H.

Photographic portrait of a Chinese woman in traditional dress, Melbourne, circa 1868

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[PADDEN, T. Vincent?]

Empire Theatre, Easington … A great film : The life story of NED KELLY, the Australian Bushranger, who terrorised Australia for 7 wild years …

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Book of Hours (Use of Rouen)

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POLO, Marco (1254-1324); SANTAELLA, Rodrigo Fernández de (1444-1509)

Libro del famoso Marco Polo Veneciano de las cosas maravillosas que vido en las partes orientales: conviene saber en las Indias, Armenia, Arabia, Persia, y Tartaria. E del poderio del gran Can y otros reyes. Con otro tratado de micer Pogio Florentino y trata delas mesmas tierras y islas. 

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APIANUS, Petrus [Peter Bienewitz] (1495-1552); GEMMA FRISIUS, Rainer (1508-1555).

Cosmographia Petri Apiani,

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PELSAERT, Francois (c.1595-1630)

Ongeluckige voyagie, van’t schip Batavia, nae de Oost-Indien.

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Job Vacancy

Job Vacancy – Bookshop Assistant
Douglas Stewart Fine Books is seeking a Bookshop Assistant to help with the day-to-day running of our business. Main responsibilities would include processing of orders, customer service, and general administrative duties.

In this role you will engage with rare books and cultural objects working in our small, passionate team. Our business is always changing, so we are looking for someone adaptable, inquisitive, and enthusiastic. Training will be provided, and we are looking for a fast learner who’s not afraid to tackle any challenge.

This will be a flexible, part-time position, ideal for a tertiary student. If you’re looking for a unique workplace and have an interest in art, antiques, and history we’d love to hear from you.

Position Description
Download the position description here.

Your Application
To apply for this position email a resume and cover letter (PDF format) to info@douglasstewart.com.au using the subject line “Bookshop Assistant Application”.

In your cover letter be sure to highlight any relevant experience and skills, as well as your interest in the role.

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Catalogue | Melbourne 2018

We are pleased to present our catalogue of books, manuscripts, photographs, artworks and realia for the 46th ANZAAB Australian Antiquarian Book Fair, to be held at Wilson Hall, The University of Melbourne from Friday 6th to Sunday 8th July 2018.

Click here to download the catalogue.

Click here to view the category Melbourne Rare Book Fair 2018 on our website.

(Note that the individual website listings contain additional images and, in many cases, fuller descriptions than the entries in the pdf catalogue).

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