CARROLL, Lewis (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson), 1832-1898; BLACKMAN, Charles (illustrator)
/ Lewis Carroll / Illustrated by Charles Blackman / Edited by Nadine Amadio. Sydney : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1982. Quarto, orange boards in pictorial dust jacket, illustrated endpapers, light foxing to preliminaries, pp. 128, illustrated in colour with Blackman’s iconic paintings inspired by the famous children’s book; a very good copy. Blackman’s series of Alice …
[TRACEY MOFFATT]; METZGER, Rainer; NEUMAIER, Otto (editor)
/ von Rainer Metzger. pp 30-37 in: Noëma Art Journal, 47. Wien : Noëma, April 1998. Quarto magazine (290 x 230 mm), front cover with detail from Moffatt’s Something More No. 1., 98 pp, with an extensively illustrated essay on Moffatt’s practice by art and cultural critic Rainer Metzger, focusing on the Guapa, Scarred for Life, …
Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1916. Duodecimo, decorated red cloth, spine slightly sunned, illustrated endpapers, illustrated title page and frontispiece by Hal Gye, pp. xviii; 158, a fine copy. ‘Trenches’ edition of nationalistic vere, so called because the size of the book could be slipped into the pocket of an Australian digger in the trenches …
BEAGLEHOLE, J. C.
Sydney : the Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales in association with Angus and Robertson, 1963. Second edition. Two volumes, octavo, cloth in dustjackets (edges worn and a few short tears), colour frontispieces, pp. xxviii; 476; xvi; 406, maps, plates, a good set. The second published edition of Banks’ Endeavour Journal, held in …
Sydney : The Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales with Angus & Robertson, 1963. Folio, cloth in dustjacket (slightly sunned on spine and light wear to corners), pp. xi; 83, frontispiece. The William Dixson Foundation Publication No. 1. Transcription of the diary of James Scott, Sergeant of Marines, held in the State …
VANDENBERG, Barbara (1936 - )
[Sydney?] : s.n., circa 2012. Quarto, lettered cloth (lightly marked), presentation inscription on endpaper, pp. , illustrated. Privately printed memoir of Leura born Barbara Vandenberg (nee Carter), fashion designer and wife of Russell Vandenberg. Scarce – no copies appear on Trove.
Images of an Australian enlightenment : the story of Lachlan and Elizabeth Macquarie’s treatment of the convicts as a history tale for today.
London : Unicorn, . Small quarto (245 x 20 mm), publisher’s cloth backed pictorial boards with a specially commissioned design by Indigenous artist Rosella Namok; 272 pp, extensively illustrated, with Notes, Select Bibliography and Index; a new copy. ‘This is the story of two Scots: Lachlan Macquarie, governor of the British colony of New South …
Melbourne : Badger Editions, 2021. Quarto (310 x 253 mm), laminated pictorial boards in illustrated dust jacket, pp. 448, extensively illustrated. Text by Ken McGregor, designed and edited by Jenny Zimmer. Printed in an edition of 1000 copies. New copy. Printed and produced entirely in Australia. Destined to be regarded as the most authoritative, thoroughly …
HAWKING, Karlie; DOYLE, Helen; ALLEN, Max; MURPHY, Joy Wandin
[Lilydale, Vic.] : Yarra Ranges Regional Museum, . Quarto, stiff wrappers, 48 pp, illustrated in colour, 2 maps; an as new copy. Superb catalogue to accompany an exhibtion at the YRRM, August 29 – November 22 2015, which tells the story of the friendship between Wurundjeri leader and artist William Barak, a long-term resident at the …
PHILLIP, Arthur (1738-1814)
with an account of the establishment of the Colonies of Port Jackson & Norfolk Island; compiled from authentic papers, which have been obtained from the several departments, to which are added, the journals of Lieuts. Shortland, Watts, Ball, & Capt. Marshall; with an account of their new discoveries. Melbourne, Georgian House, 1950. Facsimile edition. Quarto, gilt-lettered …
THOMPSON, Christian (1978 - )
Caulfield East, Vic. : Monash University Museum of Art, 2017. Reprinted 2019. Small quarto (230 x 170 mm), pictorial card covers, 128 pp, 92 pages of colour plates of indigenous multidisciplinary artist Christian Thompson’s work; catalogue essays by Charlotte Day, Brian Catling and Marina Warner; Christian Thomposn and Hetti Perkins in conversation; an as new …
TJAPALTJARRI, Clifford Possum, et alia
Alice Springs : Papunya Tula Artists Pty. Ltd., and Sydney : Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd., 1981. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (lightly rubbed), pp. 64, illustrated with images of the artists and their paintings. Foreword by Clifton Pugh. An early publication on the Papunya Tula painters.
Munich : Hirmer Verlag, 2019. Quarto, pictorial boards, pp. 208, illustrated. New copy, sealed in shrinkwrap. At the age of seventeen Georg Forster embarked on a voyage around the world with the famous Captain James Cook. Shortly after his return in 1775 the explorer met the open-minded Prince Franz of Dessau and his consort Louise …
Melbourne : Macmillan, 2008. Quarto, gilt-lettered cloth in dustjacket, pp 319, extensively illustrated. A history of Aboriginal art from an Aboriginal perspective.
WILEY, Rebecca; WATTS, Barry; LUKIN, Judy
Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1986. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 130, illlustrated.
Compiled by Hank Ebes. Melbourne : Ebes Douwma Antique Prints and Maps ; Sydney : Sotheby’s Australia, 1988. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 200, illustrated. Sales of selected lithographs and engravings from the Florilegium were held in Sydney, June 26, 1988, and in Melbourne, July 2, 1988. “This book provides for the first time … a complete …