[now at Muir Books]
Perth Bookbinding & Conservation
restoration of books, albums, bibles and works on paper
free quote provided upon inspection
Address17 Lindsay Street, Perth [Northbridge], Western Australia 6000
off street parking available
for visitors and customers
Trading Hours Monday to Friday: 10.30am to 6pm
Saturdays: 11am to 3pm
Other times by appointment
Telephone & Email +(61) 08 9228 2111
Established 1973 we are now located in a renovated heritage listed 'horse stable' built in the late 1890's and located in Northbridge [17 Lindsay Street, Perth, Western Australia]. Rob and Janet Muir (Owners) along with Tara Surry (Manager) warmly welcome you to come in and browse our stock of over 50,000 fine, rare, second-hand and out of print books. We also deal in original paintings, prints, maps, photographs and gift items. We buy and sell and are happy to come to you if you are selling a large quantity of books, etc. We provide a free search service for that hard to find book.
If you are looking for a special birthday, wedding or corporate gift we can assist and you will find plenty to choose from on our bookshelves and in our many gift filled cabinets. We also have a professional bookbinder who can restore bibles, albums or a much loved book. He is also able to custom make a presentation or gift box for your precious book or items.
We have ample off-street parking
Please feel free to come in and browse
(and read) in our bookshop
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Bookbinders at work
lithograph courtesy of Leon Pericles
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PIERRE BERNARD MILIUS
Last Commander of the Baudin Expedition.
The Journal 1800-1804
Available from Muir Books
Order your copy from us $120 plus post
Pierre Bernard Milius : Last Commander of the Baudin Expedition
First edition in English. Translated by Kate Pratt from the original manuscript journal in the Kerry Stokes Collection
Edited by Peter Hambly with Introduction by Anthony J Brown
Perth, Western Australia, ACE Pty Ltd, 2013
Pierre Bernard Milius (1773-1829) lieutenant and second in command of the Naturaliste on the Baudin / Freycinet Expedition was given command of the Géographe at Île de France (Mauritius) for the remainder of the journey back to France following the death of Nicolas Baudin.
The manuscript journal of Milius is held in the Kerry Stokes Collection, Perth. This is the first time the journal has been translated and published into English
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Perth - Western Australia
Established in 1973, the Bookshop is located at 17 Lindsay Street Perth (Northbridge), Western Australia. We have a large stock of second-hand, antiquarian and out of print books, maps, photographs, postcards, ephemera & manuscripts.
* We offer a free search service if you do not find what you are looking for here.
* We provide bookbinding and restoration service
* We value for disposal, probate and insurance
* We buy and sell books and we are happy to come to you if you have a large collection you are wanting to sell
If you are looking for an out of print or hard to find book please browse our books - if you can't find the book you are searching for please contact us and we will find the book for you. We are open 6 days so come and visit us at our bookshop
For further information please email us
or telephone us +(61 8) 9228 2111
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Vintage Prints & Illustrated Cards
1870's to 1970's
PICTORIAL is part of Muir Books, dealing in original, vintage and collectable works on paper from the 1870's to 1970's including posters, photographs, illustrated cards, advertisements and ephemera.
We have been collecting these beautiful pictures for over 30 years. They are all in very good condition and presented in archival sleeves ready for framing
We exhibit at major antique and print fairs in Western Australia:
- Perth Antique Fair
- On William Fairs
- Northbridge Festival
- Joondalup Festival
- Avon Valley Vintage Festival
17 Lindsay Street
PERTH WA 6000
tel: (618) 9228 2111