Antiquarian & Second hand books

Books on Australia & The Pacific, plus some general stock.

Established in Canberra, Australia 1970.

To view my inventory of c.6500 books
(Australia and the Pacific & General subjects) go to:

 2024 Book fairs I shall be attending

Long Melford, Saturday July 13th. Village Memorial Hall (opposite The Bull Hotel). Long Melford, Suffolk. CO10 9JQ. 10-00 - 3.30.         £1 admission. Refreshments. Free parking. I shall be doing a 'Summer Sale' at this event.
Stamford (PBFA) Saturday September 21st. Stamford Arts centre, St. Mary's Street, Stamford PE9 2DL. 10-00 - 4-00. Admission £1.
Norwich (PBFA) Saturday September 28th. The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1TF. 10.00 - 4.00. Free admission. Cafes on site.
Long Melford, Saturday October 5th. Village Memorial Hall (opposite The Bull Hotel) Long Melford, Suffolk. CO10 9JQ. 10.00 - 3.30.     £1 admission. Refreshments. Free parking. I shall be doing an 'Autumn Sale' at this event

For more information on all PBFA book fairs go to: > Fairs and for Long Melford
I shall show a small selection of general stock at these events.

New Book from Australia:
'Truth-Telling at Risdon Cove'
by Scott Seymour, George Brown & Roger Karge.
Published by Risdon Cove Publishing, Prahran, Victoria Australia. 
191pp. 25 x 21cm. Numerous illustrations, the majority facsimiles of documents and other papers.
Bibliography. Appendices. Chronology. Notes. Index. Stiff card covers.
'Ground-breaking new research ... the 'terrible massacre' of Aboriginal People at Risdon Cove, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) in 1804... and the account of Edward White before the Aborigines Committee of Enquiry in 1830'.
New £Stg.26-00 + postage

NOTE: orders from Australia should please be addressed to the publisher:

To view my current catalogue 109 'Australian Miscellany' with 51 items go to: and click 'catalogues'.
Earlier catalogues may also be viewed on the same site and be downloaded or printed.
Catalogue 110 is almost ready and will include books on Australia, with much on Tasmania, and works published by the Blubber Head Press, Hobart, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, and the Pacific, also some ephemera relating to the same areas.
Payments can be made to my Paypal account with the following payee:  or by scanning the Paypal QR code above with your phone's camera or the Paypal app.,  
or by cheque, or by bank transfer.

P.B.F.A. Book Fairs
 For full information on c.60 book fairs held in the UK in 2024,
 some 'local' fairs with 15 exhibitors, up to about 200 exhibitors at the York National book fair in September.
go to to see lists of all the exhibitors, often a selection of the books that will be offered 
and full details of the events.

Contact us:

By mail: Peter Moore Bookseller, Unit 10A, The Old Maltings, 135 Ditton Walk, Cambridge CB5 8PY.
Tel: 01223-872669

I am a life member of: Viva! and The Vegetarian Society. Go to: and to access their websites.