Call the bookseller : phone 07 5482 1214 . Reflective bookseller Barry Long's books for sale range from 16th century volumes bound in early vellum to 21st century softcovers. Some have polished leather bindings embossed and decorated in gilt by hand tooling.
About: how it all started ( and why )
Browse books from the red cabinet. Time travel for the imaginative. New ideas and inspiration from enchantingly old books.
Find 10000 catalogued books for sale from 100 many-sided topics. Search for books, pictorial items and memorabilia. Follow the reflective bookseller contending with life as time accelerates. Self renewal looms large on his agenda.
Barry was awarded the Public Service Medal by the Governor General of Australia in the Australia Day Honours list of 26th January 1998. He was awarded the Centenary of Australian Federation Medal by the Governor General in 2003.
Why is he reflective? “Because I am given to thought” he replies " especially when customers enjoy the experience I encountered reading the same book. That's when my job seems the best in the world."
Buying from Banfield House Booksellers
Banfield House Booksellers is the trading name of reflective bookseller Barry Long PO Box 1047 Gympie, Queensland 4570 Australia. Telephone +617 5482 1214. All terms are subject to prior sale and availability at net prices in Australian dollars plus the cost of postage. Pay by Visa, MasterCard, EFT or direct bank deposit. Your right to privacy and your right to return books is in accordance with Australian privacy legislation and Australian consumer law respectively.