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Hop on Pop is a 1963 children’s picture book by Dr Seuss. It was published as part of the Random House Beginner Books series, and is subtitled “The Simplest Seuss for Youngest Use”. It contains several short poems about a variety of characters, and is designed to introduce basic phonics concepts to children.  This copy is a first edition.  Theodor Seuss Geisel born on Continue Reading

‘Ella Ella Ella’ 21 x 29 cm hardcover book published by Little Hills Press St. Peters N.S.W. Australia 1984 first edition.  Signed on the inside front cover by Mark, Glen and Gary Ella in black.  The book follows the brothers and their family during the 1984 Grand Slam tour written by B Harris.  The book Continue Reading

Ernest Hemingway Old Man and the Sea

First state edition, (no A and Scribner’s seal on copyright page) of Ernest Hemingway The Old Man and The Sea.  Published by Scribners in 1952.  Hardcover book with facsimile dust jacket not price-clipped.  The book is in excellent condition with tight binding and knocks to the boards. The Old Man and the Sea is a novel Continue Reading

Second edition of the classic novel written by Ernest Hemingway.  Published by Charles Scribners Son  New York in 1944 and signed in black ink ‘With great admiration Ernest Hemingway’ on the fly page of the book.  The book is in overall very good condition but missing its duct jacket, cover has some marks, binding is tight.  Previous owners name is written on the inside front cover.

This book is the account of Erwin Rommel in North African battles against the Allied Forces.  The book is in good condition with some whiteout on the inside front cover and a book store label on the inside back cover. Binding is tight and boards are attached, all pages are there including the several foldout maps. Continue Reading

Back to Methuselah by George Bernard Shaw consists of a preface (An Infidel Half Century) and a series of five plays: In the Beginning: B.C. 4004 (In the Garden of Eden), The Gospel of the Brothers Barnabas: Present Day, The Thing Happens: A.D. 2170, Tragedy of an Elderly Gentleman: A.D. 3000, and As Far as Continue Reading

Stella has it all – looks, intelligence and an undergraduate place at Cambridge, not to mention Gemini, her fervent admirer at Oxford. Stella and Gemini, the two babes of the story, come increasingly under the influence of a rather impressive psycho-therapist whose groundbreaking theories capture their imaginations. But when tragedy strikes they are soon to Continue Reading

This is a two volume limited edition set of 250 sets this is number 120.  Flat-signed by H G Wells in black ink on the edtion page.  The Binding is tight and in very good condition. Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York in 1931

Hermann Goering Born 12 January 1893, committed suicide on the 15  October 1946.  Herman Goering was a veteran of World  War I and a fighter pilot, recipient of the coveted ‘The Blue Max’.  He was the last commander of Jagdgeschwader 1, the fighter wing once led by Manfred von Richthofen. This book is a biography Continue Reading

Hermann Wilhelm Goering Born 12 January 1893, committed suicide on the 15  October 1946.  Hermann Goering was a veteran of World  War I and a fighter pilot, recipient of the coveted ‘The Blue Max’.  He was the last commander of Jagdgeschwader 1, the fighter wing once led by Manfred von Richthofen. This a hard cover Continue Reading

Mary Ellen Mark born on the 20th of March 1940 is an American photographer known for her photojournalism, portraiture, and advertising photography.  She has had 16 collections of her work published and has been exhibited at galleries and museums worldwide.  She has received numerous accolades, including three Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards and three fellowships Continue Reading

Masquerade Signed By Kit Williams

15.5 x 19.8 cm hardcover book published by Jonathan Cape London the book is number 489 of 1,000 limited edition copies.  Masquerade signed by Kit Williams on the limited edition page in black pen.  Masquerade is a children’s book, written and illustrated by Kit Williams, which sparked a treasure hunt by concealing clues to the location Continue Reading

Mein Kampf Signed By Adolf Hitler

1932 copy Mein Kampf signed by Adolf Hitlers (My Struggle) was first published in 1925 and volume 2 in 1926.  This is a fine example that has been signed by Adolf Hitler.  Inscribed and dated 1941 Adolf has signed the book in black fountain pen.  The book is in German has no dust jacket, spine Continue Reading

Mikhail Gorbachev born on the 2nd of March 1931 is a former Soviet statesman, having served as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1985 until 1991, and as the last head of state of the USSR, having served from 1988 until its dissolution in 1991.  He was the only general Continue Reading

Octopussy and The Living Daylights is the fourteenth and final James Bond book written by Ian Fleming in the Bond series. The book is a collection of short stories published posthumously in the United Kingdom.  Published by Jonathan Cape London in 1966.  This book is in excellent condition with the dust jacket clipped.

Oriental Model Book By John Everard

John Everard was a notable British photographer of nudes from the late 1920s until the early 1960s. Numerous collections of these black-and-white photographs were published in thin (and some not-so-thin) volumes.  Everard was a fellow of the British Institute of Professional Photography.  Oriental Model Published by Robert Hale Ltd., London in 1955.  The book contains Continue Reading