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Aboriginal Housing Board of S.A. inc. Annual Report 1976-77
1 Aboriginal Housing Board of S.A. inc. Annual Report 1976-77
Canberra Dept of Aboriginal Affairs 1977 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Small map. 15 pages The Third Annual Report on the activities of the Aboriginal Housing Board for the period 1st July, 1976 to 30th June, 1977. ID272949 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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2 Aitchison, Raymond The Illegitimates
Adelaide Rigby 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 216 pages Authors first book. A novel about Australian aborigines living in northern NSW. ID192853 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Billy Two-Toes' Rainbow, Atkinson, Hugh
3 Atkinson, Hugh Billy Two-Toes' Rainbow
Melbourne Thomas Nelson Australia 1982 0170059634 / 9780170059633 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A lovely copy. 309 pages A thriller based in Coober Pedy by the bestselling author of The Games, The Reckoning etc. ID245411 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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4 Bingham, Geoffrey The Days & Dreams of Arcady
Adelaide New Creation 1985 0864080174 / 9780864080172 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Some marks to rear cover. 246pages ID220799 
Price: 8.50 AUD
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Telling Stories : Aboriginal Australian and Torres Strait Islander Performance, Casey, Maryrose
5 Casey, Maryrose Telling Stories : Aboriginal Australian and Torres Strait Islander Performance
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2012 1921875615 / 9781921875618 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 183 pages Since the late eighteenth century, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander initiated performances have been an important part of cross-cultural communication in Australia. This book investigates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander historical practices for performances for entertainment; how they adapted to colonisation and how these performance practices extend contemporary theatre. Based on interviews and detailed examinations of shows, this book sets out to engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander performance in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries within the context of their historical performance practices for entertainment. ID268937 
Price: 42.00 AUD
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6 Coombs, H.C.; McCann, H.; Ross, H.; Williams, N.M. Land of Promises: Aborigines and Development in the East Kimberley
Canberra Aboriginal Studies Press 1989 0855752009 / 9780855752002 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ condition. Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. xvi, 165 pages The report of the East Kimberley Impact Assessment Project conducted between 1985 and 1988 in response to requests from local Aboriginal communities for assistance in dealing with economic and social change arising from resource development. ID266675 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Man of All Seasons, Davis, Stephen
7 Davis, Stephen Man of All Seasons
North Ryde Angus & Robertson 1989 0207161801 / 9780207161803 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Gift inscription to half-title page. 82 pages An Aboriginal perspective of the natural environment. ID295525 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Dingo. The Story of our Mob [Signed by Ernie and Sally Dingo], Dingo, Sally
8 Dingo, Sally Dingo. The Story of our Mob [Signed by Ernie and Sally Dingo]
Sydney Random House 1997 0091836344 / 9780091836344 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Excellent condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Inscribed by both Ernie Dingo and [author] Sally Dingo. 303 pages Moving biography of the Dingo tribe by the wife of Australian actor, Ernie Dingo. ID178804 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Distant Horizons: Mission Impressions, FLYNN, Rev. Frank
9 FLYNN, Rev. Frank Distant Horizons: Mission Impressions
Sydney Sacred Heart Monastery 1951 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dust jacket is chipped with several tears and home-made sticky tape repairs to the inside. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Inscribed by the author on the publications page " Best wishes to Jean Dalley Frank Flynn Darwin Xmas 1951". Maps to endpapers. 102 pages Frank Flynn was an Northern Territory based opthamologist, author and missionary priest. ID297538 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Songs of the Dreamtime, Gandadila, Terry [Commentary by]
10 Gandadila, Terry [Commentary by] Songs of the Dreamtime
Fidado 1995 1875634061 / 9781875634064 1st Edition Hardback 
Square Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in a very good dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour reproductions of the paintings of Jack Wunuwun and colour photographs. 48 pages Ancestral story of the Murrungun/Djinang Clan, Miwirnbi, Northern Territory. Images courtesy of The Holms a Court Collection. ID249875 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Dear Primitive A Nurse Among the Aborigines, Gartrell, Marjorie
11 Gartrell, Marjorie Dear Primitive A Nurse Among the Aborigines
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1957 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 122 pages The author spent a year as a nursing sister among the Aborigines of Central Australia, the incidents of her daily life are told with vividness and humour and is rich in interesting sidelights on Aboriginal customs and beliefs. ID267383 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Embarrassing Australian. The Story of an Aboriginal Warrior, Gordon, Harry
12 Gordon, Harry The Embarrassing Australian. The Story of an Aboriginal Warrior
Melbourne Lansdowne Press 1962 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is slightly chipped at spine ends. Book is a little cocked but otherwise excellent. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 172 pages Reginald Walter Saunders MBE was the first Aboriginal Australian to be commissioned as an officer in the Australian Army. He came from a military family, his forebears having served in the Boer War and the First World War. Enlisting as a soldier in 1940, he saw action during the Second World War in North Africa, Greece and Crete before being commissioned as a lieutenant and serving as a platoon commander in New Guinea during 194445. His younger brother Harry also joined the Army, and was killed in 1942. After the war Saunders was demobilised and returned to civilian life. He later served as a company commander with the 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (3 RAR) during the Korean War, where he fought at the Battle of Kapyong. ID291509 
Price: 100.00 AUD
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Dhidgerry Dhoo A tale woven around fact, Griffiths, Owen
13 Griffiths, Owen Dhidgerry Dhoo A tale woven around fact
Sydney P&S Press Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Small chips to the paper edges and spine ends. Some age-darkening of spine. 60 pages A fictional recounting of the bombing of Darwin from an Aboriginal perspective. ID260359 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Transactions and Proceedings of The Royal Society of South Australia [Incorporated]  Vol LVll [With Portrait, Ten Plates, and Thirty-Two Figures in the Text], Howchin, Professor Walter [Editor]
14 Howchin, Professor Walter [Editor] Transactions and Proceedings of The Royal Society of South Australia [Incorporated] Vol LVll [With Portrait, Ten Plates, and Thirty-Two Figures in the Text]
Adelaide Royal Society of South Australia 1933 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Small chip to lower front corner of paper cover. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. 254 pages + 10 plates Contains various articles including: 'The Dead Rivers of South Australia, Part ll- The Eastern Group' by Walter Howchin; 'The Ecology of the Aborigines of Central Australia; Botanical Notes' by Cleland and Johnston; 'Tantanoola Caves, South East South Australia, Geographical and Physiographical Notes' by Tindale etc ID258652 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Flynn of the Inland, Idriess, Ion L.
15 Idriess, Ion L. Flynn of the Inland
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1983 0207147035 / 9780207147036 Reprint Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Australian Classics edition. 244 pages. The biography of John Flynn & the work of the Australian Inland Mission ID253108 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Nanbaree, Isobel
16 Isobel Nanbaree
Perth Negative Preparation Ltd 1995 0646207091 / 9780646207094 2nd Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Lower rear corner is a little creased. Fantastic colour plates from the Watling Collection of the British Museum of Natural History. 168pages In this captivating children's book, Nanbaree and Thomas Watling are given their rightful place in Australian history. ID289201 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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We, The Aboriginies, Lockwood, Douglas
17 Lockwood, Douglas We, The Aboriginies
Sydney Ure Smith 1970 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Walkabout Pocket Books edition. 259 pages ID286933 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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In The Desert. Jimmy Pike as a Boy, Lowe, Pat
18 Lowe, Pat In The Desert. Jimmy Pike as a Boy
Camberwell, Victoria Penguin 2007 0143003089 / 9780143003083 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 171 pages The early life of one of Australia's greatest artists, who grew up in the Great Sandy Desert. ID229525 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Australian Aborigines A Portrait of their Society, Maddock, Kenneth
19 Maddock, Kenneth The Australian Aborigines A Portrait of their Society
London Allen Lane The Penguin Press 1972 0713903309 / 9780713903300 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Very faint foxing to top edge. Black & white diagrams 210 pages ID290986 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Goodbye Dreamtime, McNally, Ward
20 McNally, Ward Goodbye Dreamtime
Melbourne Melbourne Thomas Nelson Australia 1973 0170019705 / 9780170019705 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is a little rubbed & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 161 pages ID222087 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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