The Home

  • # 22699

    GELLERT, Leon; URE SMITH, Sydney (editors)

    The Home. Vol. 19, No. 12. December 1, 1938

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1938. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Hera Roberts (some wear along spine), pp. 92, a fine copy. This issue includes illustrated articles on Sydney fashion and society, home and gardens, with a feature on the Russian Ballet and numerous photographs and advertisements for P & O, Ardath cigarettes, David Jones, Arnott’s biscuits …

  • # 22694

    GELLERT, Leon (editor)

    The Home. Vol. 23, No. 3. March 2, 1942

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1942. Quarto, illustrated wrappers showing a female soldier in uniform (light crease, small amount of wear to spine), pp. 64, a fine copy. This wartime issue includes illustrated articles on Australia’s defences, Australian women soldiers, ‘flying fortresses’ etc. A study on Roy Grounds architecture, gardens for small houses and social pages …

  • # 22691

    GELLERT, Leon, URE SMITH, Sydney (editors); PRESTON, Margaret

    The Home. Vol. 19, No. 7, July 1, 1938

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1938. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Hera Roberts (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 74, a fine copy. This issue includes illustrated articles social life, fashion and art, architecture, house and garden etc. Literary contributors include David McNicoll, this issue also includes full page advertisements, and photographs by Frank Hurley. Includes …

  • # 22701

    GELLERT, Leon, URE SMITH, Sydney (editors)

    The Home. Vol. 20, No. 3. March 1, 1939

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1939. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Michael Collins (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 88, a fine copy. This issue includes illustrated articles social life, fashion and art, architecture, house and garden etc. Bondi Beach, make up, interiors, hats, colour advertisements and photographs. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s ‘The Home’ magazine was one …

  • # 22696

    GELLERT, Leon (editor)

    The Home. Vol. 22, No. 3. March 1, 1941

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1941. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Douglas Annand (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 64, a fine copy. This wartime issue includes contributions from Hugh McCrae, Harry Tatlock Miller, Myra Morris, Donald Friend, with numerous illustrations, photographs, advertisements etc. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s ‘The Home’ magazine was one of the most sophisticated …

  • # 22697

    GELLERT, Leon; URE SMITH, Sydney (editors)

    The Home. Vol. 19, No. 5. May 2, 1938

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1938. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Douglas Annand (some wear along spine), pp. 84, a fine copy. This issue includes illustrated articles on Sydney fashion and society, home and gardens, with numerous photographs and advertisements for P & O, Ardath cigarettes, David Jones, Arnott’s biscuits etc. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s ‘The Home’ magazine …

  • # 22690

    GELLERT, Leon (editor)

    The Home. Vol. 23, No. 2. February 2, 1942

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1942. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Madeline Robinson (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 64, a fine copy. This wartime issue includes illustrated articles on Australia’s defences, Australian soldiers, the Chinese army, air raid shelters. Literary contributors include Myra Morris, Anne Wienholt, this issue also includes full page advertisements, and colour …

  • # 22693

    GELLERT, Leon, URE SMITH, Sydney (editors); PRESTON, Margaret

    The Home. Vol. 20, No. 10. October 2, 1939

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1939. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Hinder (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 72, a fine copy. This issue includes illustrated articles social life, fashion and art, architecture, house and garden etc. horse racing, military aviation, colour advertisements and photographs. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s ‘The Home’ magazine was one of the most …

  • # 22695

    GELLERT, Leon; URE SMITH, Sydney (editors)

    The Home. Vol. 19, No. 3. August 4, 1938

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1938. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Hera Roberts (some wear along spine, with small loss to front panel), pp. 76, a good copy. This issue includes illustrated articles on Sydney fashion and society, home and gardens, with numerous photographs and advertisements for Elizabeth Arden, David Jones, Arnott’s biscuits etc. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s …

  • # 22692

    GELLERT, Leon, URE SMITH, Sydney (editors); PRESTON, Margaret

    The Home. Vol. 18, No. 10. October 1st, 1937

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1937. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Douglas Annand (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 92, a fine copy. Australian Capital Cities Number. This issue includes illustrated articles social life, fashion and art, architecture, house and garden etc. colour advertisements and photographs of Australian capital cities. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s ‘The Home’ magazine …

  • # 22698

    GELLERT, Leon, URE SMITH, Sydney (editors); PRESTON, Margaret

    The Home. Vol. 20, No. 11. November 1, 1939

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1939. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Lee (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 68, a fine copy. This issue includes illustrated articles social life, fashion and art, architecture, house and garden etc. horse racing, road racing, military matters (with a double fold out illustration of an aircraft carrier), colour advertisements and …

  • # 22700

    GELLERT, Leon (editor)

    The Home. Vol. 21, No. 2. February 1, 1940

    Sydney : John Fairfax, 1940. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by John Lee (small amount of wear to spine), pp. 68, a fine copy. This wartime issue includes articles on Sydney fashion, society, house and garden, furniture and interiors, with numerous illustrations, photographs, advertisements etc. ‘Sydney Ure Smith’s ‘The Home’ magazine was one of the most sophisticated …

  • # 22600

    DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

    Cookery. Instruction cards

    Melbourne : Albert J. Mullett, Government Printer, circa 1920. 33 cards printed recto and mostly verso, 210 x 122 mm, some with neat manuscript recipes written on the blank versos, housed within a timber slipcase, a complete set. A domestic guide to household cooking, with detailed recipes for roasting meats, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables, soups, caramels, …

  • # 5929

    JOHN MARTIN & CO. LIMITED.

    John Martin & Co. Limited. Mail order catalogue Spring and Summer 1930-31.

    [Adelaide : John Martin & Co., 1930]. Large quarto, pictorial card covers (tiny amount of silverfish damage to rear cover and first and last pages), 72 pp, illustrated in black and white and colour. A scarce and well illustrated catalogue issued by a well-known Adelaide company that includes ready-to-wear fashion, manchester goods, crockery, glassware, haberdashery, …

  • # 22662

    JONES, Luke

    Australian Toys

    Melbourne : Melbourne : Books, 2019. Quarto, laminated pictorial boards, pp. 358, illustrated. ‘Australian Toys is an illustrated history of Australian manufactured toys from 1900-1965, drawing on the author’s authoritative collection. The book documents the production of each toy with beautiful colour photographs accompanied by relevant text about the toy and manufacturer.’

  • # 22661

    JONES, Luke

    Australian Toys

    Melbourne : Melbourne : Books, 2019. Quarto, laminated pictorial boards, pp. 358, illustrated. ‘Australian Toys is an illustrated history of Australian manufactured toys from 1900-1965, drawing on the author’s authoritative collection. The book documents the production of each toy with beautiful colour photographs accompanied by relevant text about the toy and manufacturer.’