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Category: All Categories: History: Australia and South Pacific: Australia
80 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.

Sublime Vision The Story of the City of Greater Wollongong, N.S.W., Australia

Pub. for the Council..O.Ziegler, Sydney, nd 1960s. 8-1/2"x11", cloth, 112pp. many photos., VG/VG $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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2.

Auckland Weekly News Christmas Number 17th. October 1927

Veuson & Horton Ltd., 12-1/2"x18" wraps, 64pp., many photos, many ads, great color cover, but covers badly chipped, creased across the middle, contents G $

Appr.: | AUD 94.94 CAD 93.17 EUR 66.08 GBP 48.39 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 833.33 

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3.

Camden Park Estate Australia's Oldest Pastoral Property

Halstead Press, Kingsgrove, NSW, nd, ca.1960?, 7-1/4"x9-1/2", staple-bound wraps, 32pp., many illusts. including the Rotolactor - giant rotating 50 cow-milker. G+ $

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4.
Australian Gallery Directors' Council Limited  
Illusion and Reality: Realist Prints

Publisher: Australian Gallery Directors' Council Limited New South Wales, 1978.
Good, Paperback Covers lightly soiled with label shadows ; Comb-bound paperback. B&W photos. 19 one-side pages. Copies of newspaper articles reviewing Australian art exhibition tour; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall

Appr.: | AUD 18.04 CAD 17.70 EUR 12.56 GBP 9.19 JPY 1,425.00 MXN 178.13 ZAR 158.33 

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5.
Australian Gallery Directors' Council Limited  
Illusion and Reality: Realist Prints

Publisher: Australian Gallery Directors' Council Limited New South Wales, 1978.
Good+, Paperback Label shadows on front cover ; Comb-bound paperback. B&W photos. 19 one-side pages. Copies of newspaper articles reviewing Australian art exhibition tour; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall

Appr.: | AUD 20.44 CAD 20.06 EUR 14.23 GBP 10.42 JPY 1,615.00 MXN 201.88 ZAR 179.44 

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6.
Baglin, Douglass & Austin, Yvonne  
Australia

Publisher: Hornsby, N.S.W., Child & Henry, 1980.
. Publisher isbn: 0867770406. 128pp. 29 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in chipped d.j. fair

Appr.: | AUD 11.39 CAD 11.18 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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7.
BARRETT CHARLES  
AUSTRALIA'S INLAND WONDERS

Publisher: MELBORNE: ROBERTSON MULLEN, 1938, 0.
Good Soft cover. WRAP. Good. FRAYED EDGES A FEW CHIPS IN MARGINS OF WRAPS.

Appr.: | AUD 17.72 CAD 17.39 EUR 12.33 GBP 9.03 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 175.00 ZAR 155.56 

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8.
BARRETT CHARLES  
PACIFIC WONDERLAND

Publisher: LONDON: CASSELL AND COMPANY, 1942.
Hardcover. Very Good . PHOTO'S, SUNNED SPINE, SLIGHT SUNNIG TO BOARDS

Appr.: | AUD 22.78 CAD 22.36 EUR 15.86 GBP 11.61 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 200.00 

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9.
Bindi-Bindi  
Australian Verse for the Young

Publisher: Queensland: Bindi-Bindi Publishing, 2000. Stated 1st Edition.
. Tall 4to., 56 pages. Glossy illustrated paper boards - hardbound, color illustrations by Lynne Wilson. -- "In this our second volume, we have endeavoured to present some primary lessons in a fun way, and give children a glimpse of yesteryear Australia. We have again used our unique fauna as the principal characters; and have included a helpful glossary."-author's note. -- Small nick to top of spine has been laid back down with a small amount of glue (probably wouldn't be noticed if I hadn't mentioned it). Very good condition. (g-169). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 007218.

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10.
Blainey, Geoffrey  
Our side of the country : the story of Victoria

Publisher: North Ryde, Methuen Haynes, 1984.
. Publisher isbn: 0454006551. 250pp. 23 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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11.
Brady, Alexander  
Democracy in the Dominions A Comparative Study in Institutions

University of Toronto Press, 1948, 3rd.prtg., 8vo., cloth, 475pp., Canada, Australia, new Zealand & South Africa. owner's name, VG-/VG- $

Appr.: | AUD 7.59 CAD 7.45 EUR 5.29 GBP 3.87 JPY 600.00 MXN 75.00 ZAR 66.67 

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12.
Brander, Bruce  
Australia, by Bruce Brander, Mary Ann Harrell, and Hector Holthouse

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Geographic Society, c1968.
. 208p., illus., folded map in pocket at end Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

Appr.: | AUD 24.05 CAD 23.60 EUR 16.74 GBP 12.26 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 237.50 ZAR 211.11 

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13.
Buckrich, Judith Raphael  
MELBOURNE'S GRAND BOULEVARD The Story Of St Kilda Road

Publisher: ATATE LIBRARY OF VICTORIA, 1996, MELBOURNE VICTORIA.
Very Good Very Good Hardcover, First Edition OBLONG 4TO, OBLONG 4TO

Appr.: | AUD 256.33 CAD 251.55 EUR 178.41 GBP 130.65 JPY 20,250.00 MXN 2,531.25 ZAR 2,250.00 

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14.
Carter, Jeff  
Outback in focus

Publisher: [Adelaide] , Rigby, c1968.
. 181pp. (part col.) ports. 29 cm. Hardcover Very good condition, gift inscription on endpaper

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15.
Chatwin, Bruce  
The Songlines

Publisher: New York, Penguin, 1988.
. Publisher isbn: 0140094296. 295 p. Paperback Good condition

Appr.: | AUD 6.33 CAD 6.21 EUR 4.41 GBP 3.23 JPY 500.00 MXN 62.50 ZAR 55.56 

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16.
Clune, Frank & P.R. Stephensen  
The Pirates of the Brig Cyprus

Morrow, NY 1963, 8vo. cloth, 205pp., crime & mutiny in 1829 Tasmania . VG in torn dj $

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17.
Clune, Frank, Illustrator: Ralph Warner  
Wild Colonial Boys

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson, c1948.
1965 printing. 657p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair Illus. by Ralph Warner

Appr.: | AUD 24.05 CAD 23.60 EUR 16.74 GBP 12.26 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 237.50 ZAR 211.11 

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18.
Council of the City of Sydney [Australia]  
Sydney: Official Guide (3rd Edition, 1963)
 Picture
Publisher: Council of the City of Sydney [Australia] Sydney, NSW, 1963.
Softcover in illustrated wraps with aerial color photo of CBD and Harbour Bridge to front, small 8vo. 119pp. + blanks for notes. B/W photos throughout, central city map, electric transit map. VG-. Abrasion with surface loss along front edges and hinges, heaviest toward hinge end; only light rubbing to black rear wrap. Front figure clean with strong colors though loss of lustre to glossy surface. Strong binding with light slant toward upper end; all holding as new. Pages bright and unmarked. Paperback VG-

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19.
Cumberland County Council  
Historic Buildings: Central Area of Sydney, Vol. II

Publisher: Cumbreland County Council Sydney, Australia, 1962.
Very Good with no dust jacket, Paperback. ISBN: Paperback. 37 pp. B&W photos, architectural drawings, map. Descriptions of historic buildings in Sydney, Australia; 4to; 37 pages

Appr.: | AUD 12.03 CAD 11.80 EUR 8.37 GBP 6.13 JPY 950.00 MXN 118.75 ZAR 105.56 

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20.
Davis, Abe  
A Day Before Yesterday: Good Old Sydney Town
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Publisher: Author, 1978.
Trade softcover in grey wraps with red titles, 8vo. 138pp. B/W photos throughout. VG+ to NF. Mild wear/curl to tips of corners of wraps; mild scuffing to overall clean, sharp wraps. Wraps very stiff and binding somewhat inflexible, though square and tight. Pages clean and unmarked. ISBN: 0959205500. Paperback VG+

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21.
Dixon, Robert William, 1954- .  
Writing the Colonial Adventure: Race, Gender and Nation in Anglo-Australian Popular Fiction, 1875-1914.

Publisher: Cambridge UP [Melbourne, 1995].
x, 228 p., index, illus. 'This book is an exciting exploration of popular late-nineteenth century texts which show Australia-- along with Africa, India and the Pacific Islands-- to be a preferred site of imperial adventure. ...These books... offer insights into the construction of empire, masculinity, race and Australian nationhood and identity. ...From bushranging to lost worlds, espionage and invasion, these 'ripping yarns' captured many aspects of imperial ideology.' Dj; fine. stock#21285.

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22.
Duncan, Ken  
Australia Wide: A Panoramic View

Publisher: Collins Pub San Francisco, 1991, San Francisco, California, U.S.A..
As New As New Hardcover. LARGE OBLONG FOLIO, STILL IN PUBLISHERS SHRINK WRAP, EXTRA POSTAGE DUE TO SIZE AND WEIGHT

Appr.: | AUD 51.27 CAD 50.31 EUR 35.68 GBP 26.13 JPY 4,050.00 MXN 506.25 ZAR 450.00 

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23.
Essai, Brian  
Papua and New Guinea: a Contemporary Survey

Publisher: Oxford University Press Melbourne, 1961.
Good+ in Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover In lightly edgeworn DJ, light foxing/yellowing, bookplate; Gray cl. B&W photos, maps. Comprehensive survey of development activities in Australia-administered Papua & New Guinea; Small 8vo; xx + 255 pages

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24.
Finlayson, H. H.  
The Red Center : Man and Beast in the Heart of Australia

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson, 1943.
5th edition. Publisher isbn: 0803207271. 153p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition, gift inscription

Appr.: | AUD 17.72 CAD 17.39 EUR 12.33 GBP 9.03 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 175.00 ZAR 155.56 

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25.
Goddard, Roy H. (text)  
Australian Landscapes in Miniature

Legend Press, Sydney c.1952, 45 paintings in color, 2 per page. 7-1/2"x9-3/4", hardcover, owner's inscription on ep, spine torn & chipped, ow G $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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26.
Grant, James & Geoffrey Serle  
The Melbourne Scene 1803-1956

Melbourne University, c.1957, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 308pp., 63 illusts. VG- in soiled, edgetorn dj $

Appr.: | AUD 25.32 CAD 24.84 EUR 17.62 GBP 12.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 222.22 

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27.
HARRIS KILROY CAPTAIN  
KANGEROO-LAND GLIMPSES OF AUSTRALIA

Publisher: THE COLONIZER, 1926, CLEVELAND OHIO.
G00D Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. SHAKEN FRONT HINGE, SIGNED BY CAPTAIN KILROY HARRIS, AND DATED 1926 UNDERNEATH HIS PHOTO ILLUSTRATION

Appr.: | AUD 13.80 CAD 13.54 EUR 9.60 GBP 7.03 JPY 1,090.00 MXN 136.25 ZAR 121.11 

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28.
HASKELL ARNOLD L.  
AUSTRALIA TTHE BRITISH COMONWEALTH IN PICTURES

Publisher: LONDON: COLLINS, 1941, 0.
Very Good Very Good Soft cover. DECORATIVE. Good/VERY GOOD. FOXED END PAPES, WITH MANY ILLUSTRATIONS

Appr.: | AUD 17.72 CAD 17.39 EUR 12.33 GBP 9.03 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 175.00 ZAR 155.56 

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29.
Helmericks, Constance, 1918-.  
Australian Adventure.

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall ['Second Printing, August, 1972, c1971']..
357 p., photos (by Ann Helmericks); 23.5 cm. A woman and her two daughters travel through Australia in their Toyota jeep, camping in a tent. 'An engrossing adventure story, the book is a testament to the wild and little known places…' Stock# 39,147. Good, pictorial dj trimmed a bit too small for the book & encased in plastic & taped! to the book; ex library with flyleaf clipped to remove stamp, memories of Scotch tape inside covers & on flyleaves; withal, internally clean & good. Travel; natural history.

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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30.
Holder, R.F.  
Bank of New South Wales A History 2 vols. I: 1817-1893, II: 1894-1970

Angus & Robertson, Sidney, 1970, 1st. 8vos. cloth, 985pp. a couple 1" tears to dj, ow NF in VG djs. $

Appr.: | AUD 56.96 CAD 55.90 EUR 39.65 GBP 29.03 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 500.00 

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31.
Horsfall, J.C.  
Australia (Nations of the Modern World Series)

foreword by W.K.Hancock. Praeger, NY c.1955, 8vo. cloth, 223pp., ex-lib.- sp.label, bkplte., pocket, stamps, G+ $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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32.
Hughes, Robert  
The Fatal Shore

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987..
BCE. 24 X 16½ cm. Fine/Near Fine. Quarter light grey cloth with light grey paper-covered boards, initials in silver on front board, xxvi, 688 pp, 7 maps, 16 ff b/w plates, notes, bibliography, index. History of Australia's 80 years as a penal colony, from "hundreds of original sources--letters, diaries, obscure documents.. Hughes creates a wonderfully vivid picture of the background of transportation: the squalor and depression behind the gracious facade of Gergian life (in 1797 one in eight Londoners lived by crime), the savage laws designed to deal with the mob." Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 12.03 CAD 11.80 EUR 8.37 GBP 6.13 JPY 950.00 MXN 118.75 ZAR 105.56 

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33.
Hughes, Robert, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Maps  
The Fatal Shore - a History of the Transportation of Convicts to Australia, 1787-1868

Publisher: The Folio Society London, England 2007.
xxv, 643 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/gilettering w/dark brown-black illustrated front cover & spine, brown-dark brown map endpapers, black slipcase. The author presents an account of the system through the voices of the convicts themselves in letters, depositions, petitions, and memoirs about their own experiences. 5th Printing No Jacket/Very Good +slipcase Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 64.56 CAD 63.35 EUR 44.93 GBP 32.90 JPY 5,100.00 MXN 637.50 ZAR 566.67 

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34.
Hughes, Robert.  
The Fatal Shore.

Publisher: NY: Knopf, 1987..
Book club ed. VG in like dj. Hard Cover

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35.
Hunt, Harold.  
STORY OF ROTARY IN AUSTRALIA 1921-1971: The First Fify Years.
 Picture
Publisher: Sydney: Halstead Press (1971)..
224p: ribbon bookmarks, endpaper maps, glossy photographs; 25cm. Appendices. 815g. Very Good Plus (cloth edges very slightly darkened). No dustjacket. White cloth hardcover, gilt. Book condition: Very Good Plus. Jacket condition: no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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36.
HURLEY FRANK  
SYDNEY A CAMERA STUDY

Publisher: ANGUS AND ROBERTSON, 1951, SYDNEY.
Very Good Hardcover, REPRINTED 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 239 PHOTO ILLUSTRATED PAGES WITH SOME IN COLOR, LIGHT HAND SOILING TO BOARDS, PREVIOUS OWNERS GIFT INSCRIPTION ON HALF TITLE PAGE

Appr.: | AUD 13.80 CAD 13.54 EUR 9.60 GBP 7.03 JPY 1,090.00 MXN 136.25 ZAR 121.11 

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37.
Hurley, Frank.  
The Blue Mountains and Jenolan Caves. A Camera Study.

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, Sydney [1952]. .
116 p. including 71 full-page photos (7 color incl. front.), text & endpaper maps; paper-covered boards, navy cloth spine stamped in gold; covers spotted, stained, corners bumped; withal VG. First edition. A photographic exploration of limestone caves in the Great Dividing Range of New South Wales. Contents include Andrew Mayne, The Old Shale and Coal Mines; Paddy Pallin, Walking in the Blue Mountains; Muir Holburn, Jenolan Revisited. stock#101375

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38.
Huxley, Elspeth  
Their Shining Eldorado: a Journey through Australia

Publisher: William Morrow NY, 1967.
Very Good in Poor dust jacket, Hardcover In worn DJ; Red cloth spine/yellow boards. 432 pp. B&W photos, map eps. Glossary, biblio., index; 8vo; 432 pages

Appr.: | AUD 9.62 CAD 9.44 EUR 6.70 GBP 4.90 JPY 760.00 MXN 95.00 ZAR 84.44 

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39.
Jeffrey, Mark / W. & J.E. Heiner (ed. & intro.)  
A Burglar's Life or The Stirring Adventures of the Great English Burglar, Mark Jeffrey A Thrilling History of the Dark Days of Convictism in Australia

Angus & Robertson, Melbourne, c.1968, (orig.ed.1893) 8vo., cloth, 194pp. VG-/VG- $

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40.
Jose, Arthur W.  
History of Australasia From the Earliest Times to the Present Day with a Chapter on Australian Literature

1899, Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1911, 4th.ed., enlarged, small 8vo. cloth, 319pp.+31pp. catalogue. ex-lib.- sp label, bkplte., pocket, stamps, taped sp, contents sound, $

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41.
Kenwood, A.G. (Albert George)  
Australian Economic Institutions Since Federation An Introduction

Oxford University, Melbourne c.1995, 1st.paperbk. 8vo. 238pp. F $

Appr.: | AUD 18.99 CAD 18.63 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

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42.
Kirkwood, Ian and Christopher Ford.  
Newcastle: New Century, New Horizons.

Publisher: Edgecliff, NSW: Focus Publishing, 2001..
ISBN: 1875359850 192 pp. Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 63.29 CAD 62.11 EUR 44.05 GBP 32.26 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 555.56 

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43.
Korporaal, Glenda  
Yankee Dollars Australian Investment in America

Allen & Unwin, Sydney, c.1986, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 299pp. F/F $

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

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44.
Lawrence, D.H.  
The Boy in the Bush

Publisher: Albert & Charles Boni NY, 1930.
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover Pages slightly yellowed, DJ is slightly edgeworn/soiled with faded spine ; Blue cloth hardback. Novel set in Australia; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 388 pages

Appr.: | AUD 42.09 CAD 41.30 EUR 29.30 GBP 21.45 JPY 3,325.00 MXN 415.63 ZAR 369.44 

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45.
Lawson, Henry  
Joe Wilson

Publisher: Ellsyd Press Chippendale, Australia, 1987.
Very Good with no dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0949290483 No DJ (as issued? ) ; Gray boards w/ color photo. 119 pp. Color/B&W photos. "Joe Wilson" stories by 19th/20th century Australian author; 4to; 119 pages

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46.
LEE MRS. R  
ADVENTURES IN AUSTRALIA , OR THE WANDERINGS OF CAPTAIN SPENCER IN THE BUSH AND WILDS..

Publisher: LONDON: GRIFFITH AND FARRAR, 1869.
Very Good - Hardcover, THIRD PRINTING 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. GREEN DECORATIVE BOARDS FREE FRONT END PAPER HAS BEEN NEATLY REMOVED, INCLUDES THE FOUR FULL OAGE ILLUSTRATED PLATES

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47.
Mack, Amy E., Illustrated by: Single, Robin  
A Bush Calendar

Publisher: Cornstalk Publishing London, England 1987.
112 pp, green papercovered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, light green w/black printing on spine dj w/color illustrated front & back of nature scene. The author takes the reader through the Australian bushland each month of the year observing the wildlife & plant life. Edition has watercolour and pencil drawings by Robin Single to illustrate some of the animals & plants. prev owner wrote on the verso of the ffep Reprint Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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48.
Martin, Ged  
Episodes of Old Canberra

Publisher: Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1978 1st ed..
92pp. illus. paperback: Very Good+. A short but lively history of Australia's capital city.

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49.
Masterman, Mervinia  
Flinders Chase, Kangaroo Island, South Australia. Place of Enchantment for Nature-lovers

Publisher: Georgian House, Melbourne [1950].
62 p., monochrome marginal vignettes throughout, 2 color botanical plates, 22.5 cm. Written and Illustrated by Mervinia Masterman. Endpaper map. With two handmade bookmarks by the author, each with a small botanical color sketch. A profile of the Sanctuary for Fauna and Flora off the South Coast of Australia near Adelaide. Contents include The Apiary and Bees, Spiny Anteaters, Wallabies, Koala Bears, The Sooty Kangaroo, 'Possums, Goannas, Birds of the Chase, Wild Flowers and Trees, Cape du Couedic and the Remarkable Rocks. Stock# 39,333. Vg, pictorial paper-covered boards lightly soiled, spine edges chipped. Natural science, zoology, botany.

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50.
McGregor, Craig.  
Profile of Australia.

Publisher: Penguin Books [1968]..
‘Cover design by Barry Tutt.’ 416 p., index, drawings by Bruce Petty; paper covers a bit worn; VG. Contents include The Great Australian Myths; The People; Morals and Manners; Class; Life in the City; Popular Culture; Life in the Country; Politics; The Arts; Ideas, Opinions, Intellectuals; The Beach Generation; Black and White Australia; The Economics of Affluence; Patterns of Power; The Future. Stock# 39,291. Good+, paper covers a bit worn. Australian society, history, culture.

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51.
McNicoll, Major General Ronald R. (Ramsay)  
The Royal Australian Engineers 1835 to 1902: The Colonial Engineers [Vol. I of the history of the Royal Australian Engineers]

Publisher: Netley, Australia: Griffin Press, 1982 2nd ptg..
203pp. cloth tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover.

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52.
McQueen, Humphrey  
A New Britannia An argument concerning the social origins of Australian radicalism & nationalism

Penguin Bks., c.1970, 1st.paperbk.prtg., 261pp., VG- $

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53.
Mendham, Roy  
The Dictionary of Australian Bushrangers

Publisher: Hawthorn Press, Melbourne, (First published 1975).
No ISBN. 8vo., orig. cloth, 179pp., index, drawings, portraits. Very good condition in like dust jacket. - front and back covers splay out some near front edges; maybe because of the material used in binding the book, as there is no indication that it is bec ause of dampness - else, a nice copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000226.

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54.
n/a  
Australia: A Pictorial Pageant of the Country and Its People
 Picture
Publisher: The Australia Story Trust 1945-01-01.
Condition: Good-. Jacket condition: /Fair. Hardcover. GOOD-/FAIR. Red photo-illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. Approx. 10'' x 13'', large torn away sections of corners and spine ends, heavily sunned spine jacket, heavy shelf wear, foxing interior and page edges, very brittle jacket.

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55.
Nicholas Brash  
The Model Store - Grace Bros 1885 - 1985 - 100 Years Serving Sydney
 Picture
Publisher: Self Published 1985-01-01.
Condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: /Good+. Hardcover. ISBN: 0949708216. VG/GOOD+. Green illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. Approx. 10'' x 13'', small creases to corners jacket, light shelf wear, oversized, heavy, additional shipping charges may apply.

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56.
O'LOGHLEN FRANK  
BEEF CATTLE IN AUSTRALIA 1956

Publisher: SYDNEY AUS.: JOHNSTON, 1956.
Hardcover. Very Good/Good. AN ILLUSTRATED SURVEY OF THE BEEF CATTLE INDUSTRY/SOME CHIPPING TO JACKET, PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONS/P.O.WRITING ON FRONT END PAPER

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57.
Rashleigh, Ralph  
Adventures of an Outlaw The Memoirs of Ralph Rashleigh A Penal Exile in Australia 1825-1844

intro. notes by Joseph Wood Krutch & the Earl of Birkenhead. illust. by Zhenya Gay. Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith, NY c.1929 1st. 8vo. cloth, 349pp. G $

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58.
ROBSON R.W. F.R.G.S.  
PACIFIC ISLANDS YEAR BOOK 1942

Publisher: PACIFIC PUBLICATIONS 1942, 0.
Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. WAR-TIME EDITION, SEPERATED FRONT HINGE, WITH MAPS, AGE TONED TEXT, BUMPED CORNERS-PREVIOUS OWNERS NEAT SIGNATURE

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59.
Roughley, T. C.  
Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson, 1945.
7th ed. 282p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition chipped d.j. fair

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60.
Ruhen, Olaf  
This is Australia

Publisher: Sydney, Hamlyn, c1975.
. Publisher isbn: 0600073580. 382p., illus. 32 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

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61.
Ruhen, Olaf; van Sommers, Tess; Thompson, Patricia.  
HISTORIC SYDNEY SKETCHBOOK.

Publisher: Rigby Limited, 1977.
Hardcover. Very Good, Dust Jacket very good. 0727002767 brown paper-covered boards, 247 pages. Book is ex-library, with the remains of a pocket on the back pastedown, but no other library markings; first and last few pages are a little wavy; text block edges are lightly foxed; owner's inscription and signatures are penned on the front end paper; otherwise, cover is bright, binding is solid, and pages are clean. Jacket shows light rubbing and a bit of edgewear; lettering on spine is a little faded; jacket is otherwise bright and clean; protected in a mylar cover.

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62.
Scott, Geoffrey  
Sydney's Highways of History

Georgian House, Melbourne c.1958, 8vo. cloth, 263pp., many illusts., VG-/VG- $

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63.
Shearer, J.D.  
Bound for Botany Bay Impressions of Transportation & Convict Life

intro. by Olaf Ruhen. Summit Bks., Sydney c.1976, 1st. 8"x11" paperbk. 70pp. 30 color plates by Shearer captioned w/ extracts from journals & such. F $

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64.
Simpson, Colin  
The New Australia

Publisher: Angus And Robertson London, 1971.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover Gray cl. Color photos, maps, photo eps) . Notes, index. Portrait of Australia based on author's 35, 000 miles of travel there; 8vo; xvi + 605 pages

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65.
Simpson, Colin  
Adam in ochre

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson, 1951.
Second edition. 221p. Hardcover Good condition, covers darkened

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66.
Spate, O.H.K.  
Australia (Nations of the Modern World Series)

Praeger, NY c.1968, 1st., 8vo., cloth, 328pp., ex-lib.- spine label, bkplte., pocket, stamps, G $

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67.
Spearritt, Peter & David Walker (eds.)  
Australian Popular Culture

George Allen & Unwin, Sydney, c.1979, 1st.trade paperbk.prtg., 255pp., NF $

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68.
Tennent, George J. & Hay, William O., compilers  
Displaying Australia and New Guinea: Memorabilia for U.S. Forces in Australia

Publisher: Sydney, The Australian Story Trust, c1945.
. Folio 256p., illus. cover title: Displaying Australia & New Guinea Hardcover Very good condition, faint fore-edge dampstain There were two editions of this in 1945 with separate forewords, this one for American servicemen with a dedication to them and one for Australians dedicated to the pioneers of Australia.

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69.
Tennent, George J. & Hay, William O., compilers  
Displaying Australia: A Pictorial Survey of the Progress of a Young Nation

Publisher: Sydney, The Australian Story Trust, c1945.
. Folio 256p., illus. cover title: Displaying Australia & New Guinea Hardcover Very good condition There were two editions of this in 1945 with separate forewords, one for American servicemen with a dedication to them and this one for Australians dedicated to the pioneers of Australia.

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70.
Travers, Robert  
Rogues' March: A Chronicle of Colonial Crime in Australia
 Picture
Publisher: Hutchinson of Australia 1973.
Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: /Good+. Hardcover. GOOD+/GOOD+. Orange illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. Approx. 5.5'' x 9'', lightly faded spine, light shelf wear to edges, chips to corners, light spine lean/roll, ink note on fly page.

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71.
Trollope, Anthony; edited by P.D. Edwards and R.B. Joyce  
Australia

Publisher: University of Queensland Press 1967.
Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: /Good+. Hardcover. Brown boards with dark brown slipcase, slipcase with light green illustrated cover, bagged for protection, lightly faded edges of slipcase, small bumps to corners.

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72.
Uren, Malcom and Robert Stephens  
Waterless Horizon. The First Full-Length Study of the Extraordinary Life-Story of Edward John Eyre Explorer, Overlander and Pastoralist in Australia

Publisher: Robertson and Mullens, Melbourne: 1941. First Edition.
No ISBN. 8vo., cloth, 249pp., epilogue, bibliography, maps, illustrations. Binding slightly askew, cloth a little faded and rubbed at extremities, corners bumped in. -- A good+ copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000146.

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73.
van Oosterzee, Penny & Reg Morrison.  
THE CENTRE : THE NATURAL HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA'S DESERT REGIONS.

Publisher: Reed Books, Balgowlah: 1991.
Hardcover. Very Good, Dust Jacket Very Good. Quarto, orange paper covered boards, 172 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; bottom spine end and board corners lightly worn, small bump on fore edge of rear board, pages slightly yellowed at margins, previous owner's name in ink on fron free endpaper verso, but otherwise clean internally with a strong binding. Dust jacket top edge is lightly bumped, small chip toward top of rear flap fold, but otherwise clean and now protected in a mylar cover. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost more for this item. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost more for this item.

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74.
Wannan, Bill  
Australian Bushrangers (orig.title: Tell Ôem I Died Game)

Universal Bks. Sydney, 2nd.ed., c.1970 8vo. cloth, 268pp. illust. foxed foredges, dj has 2" tear, VG-/VG- $

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75.
Webb, L.R. & R.H. Allan (eds.)  
Industrial Economics Australian Studies

George Allen & Unwin, Sydney c.1982, 7"x9" paperbk. 470pp. NF $

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