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    # 15303

    [HONG KONG]. Installation of Bro. F. F. Duckworth. 2nd December, 1930.

    Zetland Lodge No. 525, E.C. Hong Kong.Small quarto, printed embossed cards (some marks), pp. 12, toasts, menu, list of officers and members. Hong Kong masonic ephemeron.

  • [MELBOURNE] Farewell menu for Basil Manly Tabuteau, of the Brighton District Football Club
[TABUTEAU, Basil Manly, 1898-1982]
# 14902

    # 14902

    [TABUTEAU, Basil Manly, 1898-1982]

    [MELBOURNE] Farewell menu for Basil Manly Tabuteau, of the Brighton District Football Club

    [Melbourne : s.n.], 1926. Lithographed card, 375 x 210 mm, printed recto only, with vignette illustrations including a view of Tabuteau's house, “Warrain”, in Sandown Street, Middle Brighton; pale foxing and staining, a few edge tears. Basil Manly Tabuteau (1898-1982) was the only child of Joseph August Tabuteau and Louisa Tabuteau. He married Thelma Soutter …

  • Masonite home plans : also garages, interiors & storage walls.
MASONITE CORPORATION (AUSTRALIA)
# 14897

    # 14897

    MASONITE CORPORATION (AUSTRALIA)

    Masonite home plans : also garages, interiors & storage walls.

    [s.l.] : Masonite Corporation, [between 1950 and 1960]. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 43 pp, illustrated; a good copy. Copies are recorded in five Australian collections (Deakin University Library; Monash University Library; State Library of Victoria; Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales)

  • [COOKERY] Rinoldi macaroni recipe book
THOS. REYNOLDS
# 14896

    # 14896

    THOS. REYNOLDS

    [COOKERY] Rinoldi macaroni recipe book

    Prahran, Vic. : Thos. Reynolds, [between 1930 and 1939]. Octavo, printed wrappers (pale foxing), pp 29, illustrated; internally fine, a good copy. Hoyle, J. Annotated bibliography of Australian domestic cookery books, 1860s to 1950, 1142. Copies are recorded in five Australian collections (Monash University Library; National Library of Australia; State Library of New South Wales; …

  • [COCKTAILS] Combinados : como prepararlos
[GAMMA LAMBDA]
# 14754

    # 14754

    [GAMMA LAMBDA]

    [COCKTAILS] Combinados : como prepararlos

    Barcelona : Manuales Cisne, [c.1955]. Duodecimo, colourful pictorial wrappers, 63 pp, a good copy. Text in Spanish. Over 200 cocktail recipes.

  • The Victorian Schoolmaster and literary review (complete)
# 14466

    # 14466

    The Victorian Schoolmaster and literary review (complete)

    Vol. 1, No. 1 – vol. 1, No. 12. Melbourne : Alex. M'Kinley & Co., 1879 – 1880. Twelve issues (complete), contemporary cloth binding by Alex. Greig of Fitzroy, lettered in gilt to spine, bookplate to front free endpaper, pp. 156, insitutional stamp with cancel stamp from the Melbourne Teacher's College Library to the first …

  • [PASCOE VALE, MELBOURNE] Coburg Highlands Estate : only ten minutes from station.
# 14162

    # 14162

    [PASCOE VALE, MELBOURNE] Coburg Highlands Estate : only ten minutes from station.

    Melbourne : s.n. [circa 1943]. Broadside, 340 x 550 mm (lacking lower quarter portion), on original recycled linen backing; illustrated, annotated with details of numerous individual lot prices; old fold lines, toning, small paper loss below title. Real estate broadside promoting the new Coburg Highlands Estate, about 13 km north of the Melbourne GPO. Land …

  • Sale of township allotments at Numurkah. Friday, January 13th [1911]
MUNTZ BROS., AND HEIGHWAY
# 14161

    # 14161

    MUNTZ BROS., AND HEIGHWAY

    Sale of township allotments at Numurkah. Friday, January 13th [1911]

    Numurkah, Vic. : Leader Print (for Muntz Bros. and Heighway, Auctioneers, Geelong, under instructions from Alexander Miller, Esq.), [1911]. Broadside, 340 x 430 mm, annotated with details of individual lot prices and names of purchasers, and year '1911' in red; verso with contemporary manuscript title 'Alexander Miller Esq., Sale of Subdivisional Allotments (Numurkah)'; old fold …

  • The Australian colonial house
BROADBENT, James

# 8299

    # 14105

    BROADBENT, James

    The Australian colonial house

    Architecture and society in New South Wales 1788-1842. Sydney : Hordern House in association with the Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, 1997. Quarto, cloth covered boards, pictorial dust jacket, pp. 400, limited to 2000 copies, contains 24 colour plates and over 100 monochrome plates, contains in-depth academic text on the architecture of houses …

  • Manteaux Imperméables Costumes et Chapeaux de Sport et de Ville pour Dames & Enfants
BURBERRY
# 13962

    # 13962

    BURBERRY

    Manteaux Imperméables Costumes et Chapeaux de Sport et de Ville pour Dames & Enfants

    Cover: Burberrys. Paris : 8 et 10, Boulevard Malesherbes, [c.1910]. Octavo, original pictorial wrappers (a few discrete tape repairs to the inner front and rear), pp [50], virtually all full page photographic plates with models in the latest women's autumn fashion; contents in fine condition; a couple of text pages (in French), including a list …

  • Sinbad the sailor.
WOOD, J. Hickory.
# 13732

    # 13741

    VUITTON, Louis; LEHOT, G. de

    Le confort et l’élégance de l’automobile

    Paris : Louis Vuitton, 1925. Quarto, printed grey card portfolio (very lightly foxed, spine sunned), containing loose 6-page illustrated extract from Horizons de France, July 1925, specially printed for Louis Vuitton, as issued; occasional toning spots, else fine. A brief, poetic essay on motoring which extols the virtues of Louis Vuitton's designer luggage – both …

  • A nineteenth century Louis Vuitton trade card
[LOUIS VUITTON]
# 13856

    # 13856

    [LOUIS VUITTON]

    A nineteenth century Louis Vuitton trade card

    [Circa 1893]. Thin card, 83 x 121 mm, lithograph printed recto only in black on pale aqua; a very light stain at left hand edge, otherwise in fine condition. A rare early example of the trade card of the firm of Louis Vuitton, one of the most famous brands in history. The card gives the …

  • The Big 4 book of recipes
HANCOCK'S GOLDEN CRUST PTY. LTD.
# 13267

    # 13267

    HANCOCK'S GOLDEN CRUST PTY. LTD.

    The Big 4 book of recipes

    Melbourne Hancock's Golden Crust Pty. Ltd., [c.1929]. Octavo, publisher's pictorial wrappers (lightly marked), [32] pp, folding 4 panel illustration plus smaller vignette illustrations; a good copy of this scarce Depression era recipe booklet. Copies are recorded in six Australian collections (Deakin University Library; Flinders University Library; Monash University Library; State Library of New South Wales; …

  • Country Women’s Association of New South Wales Calendar of puddings
HAMMOND, Dorothy C.
# 13184

    # 13184

    HAMMOND, Dorothy C.

    Country Women’s Association of New South Wales Calendar of puddings

    A recipe for each day of the year. Sydney : Deaton & Spencer, [1935?]. Folio, calendar, printed wrappers (foxed, inscription dated 1935) with cord tie, approximately 60 folios with recipes submitted from ladies across the state. Scarce. 

  • [HUNTER VALLEY] Flood special to the Greta and Braxton Gazette. Monday March 13, 1893. 1d.
GRETA AND BRANXTON GAZETTE.
# 13092

    # 13092

    GRETA AND BRANXTON GAZETTE.

    [HUNTER VALLEY] Flood special to the Greta and Branxton Gazette. Monday March 13, 1893. 1d.

    Greta, N.S.W. : The Gazette, 1893. Single folio sheet, 450 x 300 mm, printed on both sides; a separately issued supplement reporting on the devastating floods in the Hunter in March 1893; original folds, a few edge tears and some toning, but complete.  The Greta and Branxton Gazette was a small regional newspaper which circulated …

  • [WOMEN] Женщина. Ея жизнь, нравы и общественное положение у всҍхъ народов земного шара.
SCHWEIGER-LERCHENFELD, Amand, Freiherr von
# 12687

    # 12687

    SCHWEIGER-LERCHENFELD, Amand, Freiherr von

    [WOMEN] Женщина. Ея жизнь, нравы и общественное положение у всҍхъ народов земного шара.

    Translation of: Das Frauenleben der Erde (Vienna, 1881). St. Petersburg : Izdanie A.F. Devrien, 1885. Large octavo, original pictorial blue cloth, gilt (rubbed and lightly marked), title, page iii and rear endpaper with nineteenth century Russian private library stamps, pp xii, 688, with 200 lithographs including full-page plates and smaller illustrations in the text; scattered foxing, …

  • Coffee through the camera’s lens
BOURKE-WHITE, Margaret (1904-1971)
# 11369

    # 11369

    BOURKE-WHITE, Margaret (1904-1971)

    Coffee through the camera’s lens

    New York, N.Y. : Home Economics Department, American Can Company, [1936]. Printed card portfolio, folding to 180 x 130 mm, containing 11 reproductions of photographs by Margaret Bourke-White, a map of South America and a sheet illustrating canned coffee, on loose sheets numbered 1-13 on verso; plus 3 sheets containing instructions for making coffee project …

  • Illustrated letterhead of Thomas Brown, Family Butcher, Gray Street, Hamilton
THOMAS BROWN.
# 12540

    # 12540

    THOMAS BROWN.

    Illustrated letterhead of Thomas Brown, Family Butcher, Gray Street, Hamilton

    Hamilton, Vic. : Thomas Brown, [1891]. Letterhead with lithographed illustration, 290 x 140 mm (sheet), an receipt  for Mr. J. Thomson, dated October 1 1891, for a total of £5 4s 2d, being for various quantities and cuts of meat; Victorian revenue stamp affixed; original folds; in fine condition.

  • Cent ans : ou Quelques réflexions sur la collection particulière de M. H.*** Hermès, sellier.
HERMES
# 12476

    # 12476

    HERMES

    Cent ans : ou Quelques réflexions sur la collection particulière de M. H.*** Hermès, sellier.

    Paris : Hermès, 1928. Small quarto, original papered boards imitating speckled calf (sunned), decorative lining papers, 42 pp, text and 6 full-page colour illustrations by Maximilien Vox, as well as 6 photographic plates of Hermès merchandise (equestrian accessories); numbered example (no. 491, Series P); a very good example, lacking the dust jacket. 

  • How to take care of leather
VACUUM OIL CO. PTY. LTD.
# 11851

    # 12155

    VACUUM OIL CO. PTY. LTD.

    How to take care of leather

    Melbourne : G.W. Green & Sons, Printers [for Vacuum Oil Co. Pty. Ltd], [c.1925]. Duodecimo, original pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 7 pp, illustrated, a fine copy. Scarce. Copies are recorded in two Australian collections (Monash University Library; National Library of Australia).

  • Perfection oil cook stoves and ovens
VACUUM OIL CO. PTY. LTD.
# 11451

    # 12154

    VACUUM OIL CO. PTY. LTD.

    Perfection oil cook stoves and ovens

    [Cover title]. Melbourne : G.W. Green & Sons, Printers [for Vacuum Oil Co. Pty. Ltd.], [c.1927]. Octavo, publisher's pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 16 pp, colour and monochrome illustrations; a fine copy. Scarce. A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (National Library of Australia).

  • The rainy day : gift book of the Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
WALL, Dorothy (1894-1942)
# 11993

    # 11993

    WALL, Dorothy (1894-1942)

    The rainy day : gift book of the Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia

    “Story and illustrations by Dorothy Wall.” (p.[1]). [Sydney] : John Sands [for The Bank], [c.1925]. Octavo, original pictorial wrappers in pink and black (mild crease at top corner of upper wrapper), [18] pp, monochrome and colour illustrations, a good copy. A scarce variant of Muir, 7843, recorded only with green and black wrappers. A morality …

  • [ART NOUVEAU] Instruction paper on fashion illustrating in general
SCHOOL OF APPLIED ART, BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN.
# 11986

    # 11986

    SCHOOL OF APPLIED ART, BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN.

    [ART NOUVEAU] Instruction paper on fashion illustrating in general

    Battle Creek, Mich. : School of Applied Art, 1910. Octavo, original decorative wrappers, 23 pp, illustrated with line drawings, a fine copy; [TOGETHER WITH] Instruction paper on fashion illustrating, heads, hats, etc. Battle Creek, Mich. : School of Applied Art, 1910. Octavo, original decorative wrappers (upper wrapper with small tear at top edge), 18, [1] pp, illustrated …

  • How to take care of leather
VACUUM OIL CO. PTY. LTD.
# 11851

    # 11851

    VACUUM OIL CO. PTY. LTD.

    How to take care of leather

    Melbourne : G.W. Green & Sons, Printers [for Vacuum Oil Co. Pty. Ltd], [c.1925]. Duodecimo, original pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 7 pp, illustrated, a fine copy. Scarce. Copies are recorded in two Australian collections (Monash University Library; National Library of Australia).

  • [CANBERRA] Presenting Kingston shopping centre
KINGSTON TRADERS ASSOCIATION.
# 11848

    # 11848

    KINGSTON TRADERS ASSOCIATION.

    [CANBERRA] Presenting Kingston shopping centre

    Canberra : Federal Capital Press, [1958]. Octavo, pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 15 pp, maps, advertisements, informational text, a very good copy of an extremely ephemeral publication.  A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (National Library of Australia). 

  • The Australian handyman
# 11450

    # 11450

    The Australian handyman

    Melbourne : Arbuckle Waddell Pty. Ltd., [c.1950]. “The Domus series”. Octavo, publisher's cloth backed stiff pictorial wrappers, 116 pp, illustrated, a very good copy. 

  • Home carpentry
SMITH, Alex
# 11455

    # 11455

    SMITH, Alex

    Home carpentry

    “No. 2 – By Alex Smith, F.B.I.C.C. August 1, 1933.” Caulfield, Vic. : Edgar H. Baillie, for United Press, 1933. Quarto, original pictorial wrappers (detached, short tears along spine, lower wrapper with tear at bottom corner), 52 pp, illustrated, internally cleasn and sound.

  • [TASMANIA] Hobart Savings Bank passbook belonging to Honora Wallis, 1884
[HOBART SAVINGS BANK]; WALLIS, Honora (1842-1896)
# 10956

    # 10956

    [HOBART SAVINGS BANK]; WALLIS, Honora (1842-1896)

    [TASMANIA] Hobart Savings Bank passbook belonging to Honora Wallis, 1884

    Hobart : Davies Bros., 1884. Duodecimo, original limp parchment wrappers, front with the Bank's official stamp and account number and full ownership signature of Honora Wallis, pp  7, [8], includes the Rules and Regulations, with manuscript clerical entries for transactions in the years 1885-86; extremely well preserved. Honora Wallis (1842-96) was the daughter of Patrick …

  • Selleys catalogue : products for home & industry, for the housewife, handyman, tradesman.
SELLEYS CHEMICAL COMPANY
# 11088

    # 11088

    SELLEYS CHEMICAL COMPANY

    Selleys catalogue : products for home & industry, for the housewife, handyman, tradesman.

    Sydney : Selleys Chemical Company, [c.1965]. Large octavo, publisher's pictorial wrappers, 43 pp, illustrated, a good copy.  A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (State Library of New South Wales). 

  • The Victorian Almanac for 1880
# 10954

    # 10954

    The Victorian Almanac for 1880

    … and astronomical ephemeris, containing all necessary information, reduced to the meridian and latitude of Melbourne …. Melbourne : Printed and published by Mason, Firth & McCutcheon, [1879]. Small octavo, original pictorial wrappers (tape repair along spine), 80 pp, with advertisement sections at front and rear (a couple of the final leaves with tape repairs), …

  • Helen’s babies! With some account of their ways: innocent, crafty, angelic, impish, witching
[HABBERTON, John] STEAD, W.T. (editor)
# 10577

    # 10577

    [HABBERTON, John] STEAD, W.T. (editor)

    Helen’s babies! With some account of their ways: innocent, crafty, angelic, impish, witching

    and replusive. Also a partial record of their actions during ten days of their existence. By their latest victim. (Abridged). Cover title: Helen's Babies. By their latest victim. Series: The Masterpiece Library. Popular 2d. Novels Series. v. viii, no. 31. Melbourne : “Review of Reviews” Office, [c.1900]. “Australasian edition”. Octavo, original pictorial wrappers, 60, [2] …

  • Complete furnishing plans by ‘Hixco’ : leading furniture specialists for over 70 years
John Hicks & Company Limited
# 10563

    # 10563

    John Hicks & Company Limited

    Complete furnishing plans by ‘Hixco’ : leading furniture specialists for over 70 years

    Brisbane, Qld. : John Hicks and Co. Ltd., 1939. Oblong quarto, original pictorial wrappers (central vertical fold with a small amount of silverfishing along the upper wrapper's fold line), staple bound, [14] pp, all illustrated, a very good copy of a scarce late Art Deco period Brisbane trade catalogue. A single copy is recorded in …

  • Braille magazine : a monthly magazine
Victorian Association of Braille Writers' Free Lending Library for the Blind; BOLGER, Joyce M. & McCLELLAND, Alice (eds.)
# 10371

    # 10371

    Victorian Association of Braille Writers' Free Lending Library for the Blind; BOLGER, Joyce M. & McCLELLAND, Alice (eds.)

    Braille magazine : a monthly magazine

    South Yarra, Vic. : Victorian Association of Braille Writers' Free Lending Library for the Blind, November, 1961. Oblong quarto, original stiff wrappers, upper wrapper with 'Novem. 1961' in blue crayon, the journal was mailed through the post, the lower wrapper with postmark and address of the subscriber, Miss Marchant of Carrington, Newcastle, New South Wales, …

  • Pretty Kitty : the new Australian cleaner and polisher : cleans everything but clothes!
UNITED SOAP & PERFUMERY CO. PTY. LTD.
# 10225

    # 10225

    UNITED SOAP & PERFUMERY CO. PTY. LTD.

    Pretty Kitty : the new Australian cleaner and polisher : cleans everything but clothes!

    At head of title: A solution of the domestic problem! Melbourne : The Exchange Press [for The United Soap & Perfumery Co. Pty. Ltd.], 1910. Advertising broadsheet, 250 x 185 mm, printed recto only, illustrated, small loss at upper right corner, otherwise fine. A great piece of Australian domestic social history. One wonders what chemical ingredients …

  • [ARTIST POSTCARD] The Whole Dam Family, circa 1906
# 10182

    # 10182

    [ARTIST POSTCARD] The Whole Dam Family, circa 1906

    Lithographic postcard, 136 x 85 mm, published by Crocker, Birmingham, postally used from South Australia to Melbourne, postmark dated March 22, 1906; in good condition with some mild toning. The Whole Dam Family was an early twentieth century comedic creation which became a popular phenomenon both in North America and Australia. The fictitious, dysfunctional Dam …

  • The C.A.C. pressure cooker / manufactured by Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd.
COMMONWEALTH AIRCRAFT CORPORATION (AUSTRALIA)
# 11042

    # 11042

    COMMONWEALTH AIRCRAFT CORPORATION (AUSTRALIA)

    The C.A.C. pressure cooker / manufactured by Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd.

    Melbourne : The Company, [c.1945]. Small octavo, publisher's pictorial wrappers (creased and with light marks, short paper split at tail of spine), 32 pp, occasional toning, a fair copy. Copies are recorded in three Australia collections (Deakin University Library; National Library of Australia; State Library of Victoria). 

  • Extension loudspeakers
ROLA COMPANY (AUST.) PTY. LTD.

# 9819

    # 9819

    ROLA COMPANY (AUST.) PTY. LTD.

    Extension loudspeakers

    Richmond, Vic. : Rola Company (Aust.) Pty. Ltd., 1953. 'Technical Bulletin No. 16, July, 1953'. Duodecimo, pictorial wrappers stamped 'With the compliments of Aegis Manufacturing Co. Pty. Ltd. 208 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, C.1', staple bound, 24 pp, illustrated, a very good copy.  Appears unrecorded in Australian collections.

  • Modern furniture II : upholstery
BEARD WATSON LTD.

# 9643

    # 9643

    BEARD WATSON LTD.

    Modern furniture II : upholstery

    Sydney : Beard Watson &​ Co. Ltd., [c.1921]. Quarto, highly decorative pictorial wrappers (short paper split at head of spine, lightly marked, original ownership inscription at top edge of upper wrapper), staple bound, 10 pp (first leaf detached), photographic illustrations throughout, a fair copy. A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (Historic Houses Trust …

  • [TASMANIA] Shopping list. With compliments from C. & R. Peet Quality Butchers 53 Main Road Moonah
[C. & R. PEET]

# 9274

    # 9274

    [C. & R. PEET]

    [TASMANIA] Shopping list. With compliments from C. & R. Peet Quality Butchers 53 Main Road Moonah

    [Moonah, Tasmania : C. & R. Peet, 1933]. Small duodecimo, printed stiff card covers with pictorial onlay to front, inside front cover with pasted-on calendar for 1934, contains approximately 50 detachable leaves, each with printed heading Shopping List, staple bound; complete and unused, a charming ephemeral item.

  • The Australian home carpenter
SMITH, Alex; DUNCAN, John G.H. (photographer)

# 9455

    # 9455

    SMITH, Alex; DUNCAN, John G.H. (photographer)

    The Australian home carpenter

    Melbourne : United Press, 1929. Series: Australian Home Beautiful handbooks, no. 1. Quarto, publisher's pictorial card covers (worn and chipped), 160 pp, black and white photographic illustrations and line drawings in the text, internally clean and sound. An important primary source for research into Australian furniture, domestic fittings and architecture of the period.

  • It’s here, the new Hoover electric washing machine
HOOVER (AUSTRALIA) PTY. LTD.

# 9213

    # 9213

    HOOVER (AUSTRALIA) PTY. LTD.

    It’s here, the new Hoover electric washing machine

    [Sydney] : Hoover (Australia) Pty. Ltd., [c.1950]. Single sheet, 160 x 320 mm, folding to form [6] pp 160 x 110 mm, illustrated, fine.

  • The care of your car
VACUUM OIL COMPANY PTY. LTD.

# 8833

    # 8833

    VACUUM OIL COMPANY PTY. LTD.

    The care of your car

    [Melbourne] : Vacuum Oil Company Pty. Ltd., [1926]. Fifth edition, third printing. Octavo, pictorial wrappers (faint vertical crease to upper wrapper), 64 pp, illustrated, a very good copy of this stylishly designed Australian motoring manual. Two copies of the fifth edition are recorded in Australian collections (State Library of New South Wales; Monash University Library).

  • [HORTICULTURE] What to sow, when to sow, how to sow
ANDERSON & CO. LIMITED, SEEDSMEN

# 6351

    # 6351

    ANDERSON & CO. LIMITED, SEEDSMEN

    [HORTICULTURE] What to sow, when to sow, how to sow

    Sydney : Anderson &​ Co. Seedsmen, [circa 1935]. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, , staple bound, 32 pp, illustrated, a good copy. Copies are recorded in two Australian collections (Historic House Trust of New South Wales; National Library of Australia).

  • Presbyterian Ladies’ College, Pymble, Sydney, NSW
[Presbyterian Ladies' College, Pymble]

# 6350

    # 6350

    [Presbyterian Ladies' College, Pymble]

    Presbyterian Ladies’ College, Pymble, Sydney, NSW

    Chatswood, N.S.W. : G.W. Hall & Co. [ for P.L.C.], n.d. [circa 1928]. Prospectus. Small oblong quarto, printed wrappers, staple bound, [24] pp, illustrated, loosely inserted list of fees, special subjects and staff.

  • The home makers furnishing guide / Anderson’s Pty. Ltd.
Anderson's Pty. Ltd.

# 6341

    # 6341

    Anderson's Pty. Ltd.

    The home makers furnishing guide / Anderson’s Pty. Ltd.

    [South Melbourne : Anderson's, circa 1915]. Large quarto, original pictorial wrappers with circular cut-out to front (wrappers with a few light marks, short tears to paper along spine and to edge of cut-out, but essentially in good condition), staple bound, 136 pp, illustrated. An important resource for research into Australian domestic furniture of the World …

  • McAlpin’s test kitchen recipes : a guide to better baking
McALPIN TEST KITCHEN
# 11140

    # 11140

    McALPIN TEST KITCHEN

    McAlpin’s test kitchen recipes : a guide to better baking

    Abbotsford, Vic. : McAlpin Test Kitchen, [c.1950]. Small ocatvo, pictorial stiff wrappers, spiral bound, 55 pp, illustrated (partly in colour), a fine copy. Copies are recorded in five Australian collections (Deakin University Library; Monash University Library; National Library of Australia; State Library of Victoria; William Angliss Learning Resource Centre). 

  • Cyclone for beauty and protection
Cyclone Fence and Gate Co.

# 5939

    # 5939

    Cyclone Fence and Gate Co.

    Cyclone for beauty and protection

    Adelaide : Cyclone Fence and Gate Co., 1939. “Catalogue, no. 50” / “Copyright, December, 1939”. Small quarto, pictorial wrappers with cut-out design to front, 79 pp, illustrated, an excellent copy. Copies recorded in five Australian collections (Deakin University Library; Monash University Library; National Library of Australia; State Library of South Australia; State Library of Western Australia).

  • Cravens ... for fashions, fabrics, furnishings, furniture
J. CRAVEN & CO. LTD.

# 5933

    # 5933

    J. CRAVEN & CO. LTD.

    Cravens … for fashions, fabrics, furnishings, furniture

    [Adelaide : J. Craven & Co. Ltd, circa 1940]. Quarto, pictorial wrappers (lightly marked, small amount of silverfish damage to lower edge of front cover and first few pages), 40 pp, illustrated in black and white. A scarce catalogue issued by Adelaide retailers, Cravens, that includes mainly women's fashion and bridal wear.

  • Myer’s mail shoppers guide for Autumn and Winter 1934.
THE MYER EMPORIUM (S.A.) LTD.

# 5931

    # 5931

    THE MYER EMPORIUM (S.A.) LTD.

    Myer’s mail shoppers guide for Autumn and Winter 1934.

    [Adelaide : The Myer Emporium (S.A.) Ltd, 1934]. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 42 pp, illustrated in black and white. A scarce catalogue issued by Myer Emporium, Adelaide, containing men's, women's and children's clothing, home furnishings, sporting equipment and much more. 

  • Blacks Limited. Catalog No. 49. Spring and Summer 1931-1932.
BLACKS LIMITED.

# 5930

    # 5930

    BLACKS LIMITED.

    Blacks Limited. Catalog No. 49. Spring and Summer 1931-1932.

    [Adelaide : Blacks Limited, 1931]. Quarto, pictorial wrappers (short tear to fore-edge), 42 pp, illustrated in black and white. A scarce catalogue issued by Adelaide shoe retailers, Blacks, that includes men's and boys' apparel.