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A complete Idriess Collection For Sale - $15,000

Carol Simons March 2015


SOLD - one of our members now has a complete set of Idriess first editions for sale, most with original dust wrappers and is asking just $15,000. To be sold only as a set - individual books will not be sold separately.

Full details and a link with images will be provided shortly. If anyone is interested please just send us a message from this site.

Latest Website Progress

January 2018


The bibliography is now complete. Recent additions include a section on magazine articles that Idriess contributed to, and we also have included a Paperback section.


The Buy/Sell section is up and running. We are now adding a Forum page for our members in the next few weeks

Auction News

April 2015


Our friends at Sydney Rare Book Auctions recently held a sale on 2nd April 2015, which included a number of Idriess titles with many first editions. One lot in particular included a first edition of Madman's Island (1927), with first editions of Lasseter's Last Ride, Gold-Dust and Ashes, and Forty Fathoms . This lot realised $1,300.