GARD, Rosalind (1881-1964)

Melbourne Gothic : the “Bendigonia” sketchbooks of Rosalind Gard, 1901-1902.

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[THE FIRST HOLDEN CATALOGUE] Holden : General Motors new Australian car

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Interior of a Māori marae

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LINDSAY, Norman.

The Flyaway Highway.

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THOMPSON, Hunter S. (1937-2005)

Fear and loathing in Las Vegas and other American stories. (Signed by Hunter S. Thompson)

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KING, Riley B. (B.B.), 1925-2015; RITZ, David

Blues all around me : the autobiography of B.B. King. (Signed by B.B. King)

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WARHOL, Andy (1928-1987); WHITNEY, David (editor)

Andy Warhol : Portraits of the 70’s. (Signed by Warhol)

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HEAD, Edith; ARDMORE, Jane Kesner

The dress doctor. (Signed by Edith Head)

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Featured Catalogue | Catalogue 75

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We are proud to present our latest catalogue, Catalogue 75.

You can download the catalogue here

or visit the category Catalogue 75 on our website

Highlights are a first edition of Richard Eden’s Decades of the Newe Worlde (1555), the first collection of voyages in English; a first edition of the first book on Australia, Pelsaert’s narrative of the wreck of the Batavia (1647); three VOC Batavian imprints (1668-69), the earliest known examples of printing in the East Indies; a first edition of Sparrman’s account of Cook’s second voyage, with specimens of tapa cloth collected on the voyage in Tahiti and Tonga; an 1860s photograph album of Hong Kong, Shanghai and Siam; and the Kelmscott Chaucer, recognised as “the finest book printed since the Gutenberg Bible”. The catalogue covers a wide range of subjects including exploration, missionaries, ethnology, ornithology, literature, linguistics and 20th century art.

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