Welcome to our New Acquisitions list for July, 2016.
In this month’s list you will find early colonial letters; nineteenth century Australian photographs and ephemera; a fine copy of one of the rarest of all Fanfrolico Press books, Propertius in Love, translated by Jack Lindsay and illustrated by Norman Lindsay; a copy in a deluxe binding of Fanny Elizabeth De Mole’s Wildflowers of South Australia (1861), the first book illustrating the flora of South Australia; early Australian sheet music and board games; and much, much more.
We also invite you to our shop for the launch of a new publication – Australian childrenâs literature : finding a voice, written by Jeffrey Prentice, distinguished scholar, educator and collector.Join us at our bookshop in Armadale on Thursday 21st July 2016, 5-7pm; to be launched by Dr. Pam Macintyre at 6pm. Refreshments served.
Orders for this title placed on our website will be filled in order of receipt and are subject to availability.
To view the entire New Acquisitions list click here.