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Jingdezhen: handmade for Hordern House, 2014. Hand cast and hand painted porcelain punchbowl, 170 mm height, 450 mm diameter; contained in a specially made wooden case, accompanied by a limited edition more
Sydney: Hordern House, 1998. Octavo, with five illustrations; full polished crimson calf, otherwise fine in green cloth folding case. One of 50 copies of the deluxe issue, bound in more
The Skottowe Manuscript. Illustrations by Richard Browne. Foreword by Sir David Attenborough, commentary by Tim Bonyhady and notes by John
SKOTTOWE, Lieutenant Thomas
Sydney: David Ell and Hordern House, 1988. Two volumes, 80 & 112 pp., large octavo format (310 x 195 mm.), with 27 full-page watercolours and 26 pages of manuscript in colour-facsimile; printed more
A Catalogue of the Portland Museum, lately the property of the Duchess Dowager of Portland, deceased: which will be sold
[PORTLAND MUSEUM] SKINNER AND CO., Auctioneers
London: Skinner and Co, 1786. Quarto; engraved frontispiece not present (as is the case with some copies), contemporary half sheep. An unsophisticated copy of this rare auction catalogue, of particular more
"The following Letter from Port Jackson, dated Nov., 14, 1788, is written by a Female Pen" [in] The London Chronicle
FEMALE PEN, A.
London: 28 May, 1789. Broadsheet, 8 pp. comprising a complete issue of the London Chronicle, original tax stamp; disbound. The first published account of life in Sydney by a more
Narrative of the Expedition of the Australian Squadron to the south-east coast of New Guinea, October to December, 1884. With
[NEW GUINEA] ERSKINE, Commodore James E.
Sydney: Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1885. Large square folio, with a folding map, three coloured lithograph plates, 33 original silver albumen photographs (283 x 212 mm) mounted on card with printed more
Diario del teniente de navio... trabajado en el viage de las corbetas de S.M.C. "Descubierta" y "Atrevida", en los años
[MALASPINA] VIANA, Francisco Xavier de
Montevideo: Imprenta del Ejercito, 1849. Octavo, bound without one of the two issued title-pages sometimes found, and also missing the two final leavesof navigational data (supplied in facsimile); contemporary plain more
A Sequel to Barrington's Voyage to New South Wales, comprising an interesting narrative of the Transactions and Behaviour of the
London: C. Lowndes, 1801. Octavo, laid paper uncut, with the 6 pp. 'Official Register of the Crimes, Trials and Executions'; in later half calf, spine banded and gilt, crimson more
Vie du Capitaine Cook, traduite de l'anglois du docteur Kippis, Membre de la Société Royale de Londres. Par M. Castera
[COOK: LIFE] KIPPIS, Andrew
Paris: Hôtel de Thou, 1789. Two volumes, octavo; bound with the half-titles in contemporary French mottled calf, spines gilt in compartments; quarter calf bookform box. An important association copy, being more
FREYCINET, Louis de
Sydney: Hordern House, 2001. Large quarto, 310 x 225 mm, xxxii + 670 pp., with a portrait, twenty maps and illustrations and eight colour plates; original quarter vellum and more
FORBES, David W.
Sydney: Hordern House in association with the University of Hawai'i Press, 1999. Quarto (250 x 205mm), 548 pages with 30 illustrations; printed in black and red and bound in crimson half morocco. Deluxe issue: one of 50 more
Sydney: Hordern House, 1996. Octavo, with 7 illustrations; quarter blue calf and marbled boards. Facsimile of the Account of the Discoveries made in the South Pacifick Ocean previous to more
FORBES, David W.
Sydney: Hordern House in association with the University of Hawai'i Press, 2000. Quarto (250 x 205mm), 304 pages, illustrated; printed in black and red and bound in crimson half morocco. Deluxe limited edition. The second volume covers more
Quarto, 128 pages, bound in saifu cloth with colour dustjacket. 138 items fully described and illustrated in colour throughout. The first part of the catalogue more