Kay's Secondhand Books & Music Australia
Used and out of print Literature and Collectible Fiction Books
The Catalogue And Cataloguing -selected by-
Arthur Ray Rowland. ISBN 0258967560. The publication of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
completes a work which has been developing for over 3 decades; this volume is a
collection of those articles presenting the changes which have taken place in
the development of the Code and cataloguing generally, which will be of great
interest to students beginning a study of cataloguing and its development; many
of the articles appear on various reading lists, bibliographies, and in
cataloguing texts as supplementary reading. (Crosby Lockwood &
Son, London, 1969) Used hardcover book in dust jacket, 344 pages, now protected by
clear plastic sleeve. Name and date written on fep, light foxing on edges of pages, else very good.
The Market Square Dog -by- James Herriot -illustrated by- Ruth Brown. ISBN 0312033974. First Edition
Childrens' Literature. (St. Martin's Press, New York. 1989) Used hardcover book. No dust jacket. Illustrated covers.
Unpaginated. Light foxing on title page. Else very good.
The Mousetrap Story 43 Years of Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap Souvenir Programme.
Agatha Christie wrote the 30 minute play "Three Blind Mice" for the late Queen Mary in 1947; the play was eventually enlarged
into "the Mousetrap" and has been presented at St Martin's Theatre in London continuously for the past 43 years. A souvenir
programme celebrating the 43rd year; contains lists and photographs of the cast for every year since its opening. (presented by
The Agatha Christie Society, London, no date) Used softcover book. Light wear to edges and corners. Else very good.
The Princess Of The Chalet School -by- Elinor M Brent-Dyer. First Australian Edition 1952. (Dymock's
Book Arcade, Sydney, First Australian edition, 1952) Used hardcover book in dust jacket,
272 pages. Dust jacket is poor: torn and chipped on edges and corners, heavy foxing on
its edges, 2 small sections of surface of front cover lifted, obliterating parts
of the word "Chalet" in the title. Book itself is good, with the name
of a previous owner written inside front cover, foxing on edges and a red ink stain at top outer corner of rear pages.
The Song Of Middle-Earth J R R Tolkien's Themes, Symbols and Myths -by David Harvey. ISBN 0048090239.
The author takes a fresh look at the historical background to Tolkien's 'The Lord of the Rings'
revealing the complex web of history and myth that lies behind the stories.
(George Allen & Unwin. Boston. First Edition. 1985) Used hardcover book in
price-clipped dust jacket. 143 pages. Ex-library with the usual marks and inked stamps. No stickers on
the dust jacket. Tape shadows on dust jacket and boards from a plastic covering now removed. The laminate
covering of the dust jacket has crazed. The front free endpaper has been neatly torn out. Foxing on the
free endpapers, edges of pages and last few pages. Else pages are very good.
The Twelve Lays of The Gipsy -by- Kostis Palamas. Translated by George Thomson. Poetry.
Poem by one of the greatest of all Greek poets. Introduction -by- George Thomson. Used small hardcover book in clear
plastic dust jacket. 146 pages. (Lawrence & Wishart. London. 1969) Name of previous owner written on title page.
Light foxing on edges of pages. Else very good.
The Wild Beast -by- Franz Berliner -illustrated by- Lilian Brøgger. ISBN 0370315235. (Lilian Brogger).
English translation -by- Alison Sage. Childrens' Literature. (The Bodley Head, London. 1990) Used hardcover book. No dust
jacket. Illustrated covers. Unpaginated. Very good.
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