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Adelaide Festival of Arts 9-30 March 1974 Souvenir Programme
1 Adelaide Festival of Arts 9-30 March 1974 Souvenir Programme
Adelaide Adelaide Festival of Arts Executive Committee 1974 Softcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour, Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 96 pages ID258989 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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South Australiana Volume II No. 1 March, 1963
2 South Australiana Volume II No. 1 March, 1963
Adelaide Libraries Board of South Australia 1963 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. Staple-bound. Some discolouration of edges. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 48 pages A journal for the publication and study of South Australian historical and literary sources. Includes an article on Colonel Light's publishing ventures, a translation of A Carl Linger letter, Letters patent erecting and establishing the Province of South Australia 19 February 1836. ID186023 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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3 Adelaide, Debra Australian Women Writers: A Bibliographic Guide
London Pandora 1988 0863581498 / 9780863581496 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xiv, 209pp ID237602 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Beltana The Town That Will Not Die, Aird, Graham and Klaassen, Nic
4 Aird, Graham and Klaassen, Nic Beltana The Town That Will Not Die
Adelaide Lutheran Publishing House 1985 0959108106 / 9780959108101 2nd Printing Hardback 
Oblong Octavo size [approx 25x19cm]. Very Good+ copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and sketches by David Kelly. 200 pages Beltana is a semi-ghost town 540 kilometres north of Adelaide and is known for continuing to exist long after the reasons for its existence had ceased. The town's history began in the 1870s with the advent of copper mining in the area, construction of the Australian Overland Telegraph Line and The Ghan railroad and began to decline in 1941 with the beginning of coal mining at Leigh Creek. The fortune of the town was sealed by the 1983 realignment of the main road away from the town. Beltana has important links with the overland telegraph, transcontinental railway, mining, outback services, Australian Inland Mission and also has Afghan sites relating to its past as a camel-based transport centre. ID196811 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Albert of Adelaide, Anderson, Howard L.
5 Anderson, Howard L. Albert of Adelaide
Crows Nest, NSW Allen & Unwin 2012 1742379028 / 9781742379029 1st Australian Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 278 pages Albert, an orphaned platypus from the Adelaide Zoo, escapes in seach of the ' old Australia' somewhere in the desert north of Adelaide. A novel of mateship, adventure and honour. ID282538 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Pubs, Pews and Powerbrokers. Celebrating the Living Heritage of North Adelaide, Anderson, Max
6 Anderson, Max Pubs, Pews and Powerbrokers. Celebrating the Living Heritage of North Adelaide
Adelaide Adelaide City Council 2007 0646476823 / 9780646476827 1st Edition Hardback 
Square Quarto Size [approx 25x25cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Presentation plate signed by the Lord Mayor [Michael Harbison] of Adelaide to front pastedown Illustrated with Colour photographs. Endpaper maps. 102 pages A beautifully illustrated and informative guide to North Adelaide ID285840 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Arcadian Adelaide and With Thistle Anderson in Edwardian Adelaide by Derek Whitelock., Anderson, Thistle; Whitelock, Derek
7 Anderson, Thistle; Whitelock, Derek Arcadian Adelaide and With Thistle Anderson in Edwardian Adelaide by Derek Whitelock.
Adelaide Wakefield Press 1985 0949268186 / 9780949268181 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. As new condition. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black and white frontispiece. 64 pages Originally published in 1905. Includes a lengthy preamble by Derek Whitelock on Adelaide at the time the book was first published and a brief biography of Thistle Anderson [Mrs Herbert Fisher]. This is followed by a facsimile of Thistle Anderson's book. The book drew a ferocious response at the time of publication as in it the author made such claims as that there were more opium dens in Adelaide than Melbourne. Nevertheless it still went into 10 editions - proving a best seller. A fascinating glimpse of the life and customs of Adelaide at the beginning of the twentieth century ID251432 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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In the Wake of St Jude 1854-1985 A history of the Church of St Jude Brighton South Australia, Andison, Lochee
8 Andison, Lochee In the Wake of St Jude 1854-1985 A history of the Church of St Jude Brighton South Australia
Adelaide St Judes Parish 1985 0958876509 / 9780958876506 Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 108pages A well researched local church history which covers 130 years in the life of the Diocese of Adelaide ID14697 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Railway Inquiry Commission Third and Final Report (Parliamentary Papers No 23), Anthony, P. A. (Commissioner)
9 Anthony, P. A. (Commissioner) Railway Inquiry Commission Third and Final Report (Parliamentary Papers No 23)
Adelaide House of Assembly, South Australia 1918 1st thus Softcover 
Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Good Condition. Disbound papers from the South Australian Parliamentary Papers. Stab holes down left hand side. Light age-toning to edges. One fold-out chart (Comparative Trials of Victoria Light Lines "DD" Superheater and South Australian Class "RX" Non-Superheater Locomotives). Nine fold-out plans and one single page plan. 31 pages + Maps The Plans are number 9 to 18. As far as we can determine the Plans 1-8 were contained in the earlier reports. Plans are: No. 9 & 10: Adelaide Railway Station remodelling; No. 11: SAR Diagram showing proposed 4'.8½" Gauge Railways in the vicinity of Adelaide; No. 12: Completed 4'.8½" Gauge Zone via Wilmington; No. 13: Completed 4'.8½" Gauge Zone via West of Flinders Ranges; No. 14 Balaklava and Wilmington Line Diagram of Gradients Gauge 3'.6"; No. 15 Murray Bridge Proposed New Railway Bridge and Deviation; No. 16: Islington Locomotive and Carriage Workshops Proposed Extensions; No. 17: Port Lincoln Proposed Shipping Accommodation; No. 18: Section of Driving Wheel Tyres Class "K" engines 5'.3" Gauge. ID294815 
Price: 100.00 AUD
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Anya Countess of Adelaide [Signed by Author], Armstrong, Judith
10 Armstrong, Judith Anya Countess of Adelaide [Signed by Author]
Melbourne Ryan Publishing 1998 1876498005 / 9781876498009 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Gift inscription to title page. Signed by the author. vii, 240 pages The factional biography explores the life of Agnes [Anya] Rasp, wife of the man who discovered the silver lodes at Broken Hill ID291161 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Effective Animal Experimentation Ethics Committees, Baker, R.M.; Burrell, J.H. & Rose, M.A. [Editors]
11 Baker, R.M.; Burrell, J.H. & Rose, M.A. [Editors] Effective Animal Experimentation Ethics Committees
Adelaide ANZCCART 1994 0646154184 / 9780646154183 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. A Near Fine copy. 136 pages Proceedings of a conference held at the University of Adelaide, October, 1992 by the Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching [ANZCCART]. Contents include The Role of Animal Experimentation Ethics Committees; Ethics Committees outside the Laboratory setting; Public Opinion; Role of Governments - and more. ID265163 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Farm Animals in research can we meet the demands of ethics, welfare, science and industry?, Baker, Robert; Fisher, Mark; Hemsworth, Paul [Edited by]
12 Baker, Robert; Fisher, Mark; Hemsworth, Paul [Edited by] Farm Animals in research can we meet the demands of ethics, welfare, science and industry?
Adelaide ANZCCART 2001 0958682151 / 9780958682152 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine condition. Looks unread. 131 pages Proceedings of the Conference held by Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching at the Waite and Roseworthy Campuses of the University of Adelaide 30 November-1 December 2000. Major topics were 'Farm Animals ass experimental models', 'Animal Management', 'New biotechnologies', 'Industry and research in partnerships', 'Short presentations on animal industries [Aquaculture; Feedlot research; Crocodile farming', and 'Balancing the Issues'. ID265107 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Supreme Federalist The Political Life of Sir John Downer [Inscribed by Author], Bannon, J.C.
13 Bannon, J.C. Supreme Federalist The Political Life of Sir John Downer [Inscribed by Author]
Adelaide Wakefield Press 2009 1862548358 / 9781862548350 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Inscribed by author to previous owner. And signed by member of Downer family [John Downer]. xiii, 256 pages Sir John Downer [1843-1915], first in the line of a political dynasty, was born in humble circumstances in Adelaide, yet he became an outstanding scholar, brilliant barrister, premier of his colony and a founding father of the Australian federation. He was one of the committee of three men who drafted the Commonwealth Constitution and in 1901 was elected to the first Senate. The author is John Bannon, previous Labor Premier of South Australia. ID265460 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Adelaide Childrens Hospital 1876-1976, Barbalet, Margaret
14 Barbalet, Margaret The Adelaide Childrens Hospital 1876-1976
Adelaide Adelaide Children's Hospital 1975 0959851208 / 9780959851205 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine a little sunned [not much] & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224pages ID173 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Brand of Mirra Peena, Barclay, Edwin
15 Barclay, Edwin Brand of Mirra Peena
New York Vantage Press 1982 0533048648 / 9780533048649 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some light fading to top edge area & spine. 122 pages A novel that illustrates the drama and excitement that is an integral part of life in the Australian outback by this Adelaide writer. ID213284 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Eighty Golfing Years. A History of the North Adelaide Golf Club 1905-1985, Bell, Clarrie
16 Bell, Clarrie Eighty Golfing Years. A History of the North Adelaide Golf Club 1905-1985
Adelaide North Adelaide Golf Club Inc. 1985 0959117601 / 9780959117608 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with black & white photographs and caricatures of life members drawn by Ken Alexander. 204 pages ID190655 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Question of Choice. An Australian Aboriginal Dilemma, Berndt, Ronald M. [Editor]
17 Berndt, Ronald M. [Editor] A Question of Choice. An Australian Aboriginal Dilemma
Perth University of Western Australia Press 1971 0855640545 / 9780855640545 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some mild age-toning to covers and page edges 123 pages A collection of papers presented at the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science Congress, Adelaide 1969 ID85241 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Vineyards of Adelaide, Bishop, G.C.
18 Bishop, G.C. The Vineyards of Adelaide
Adelaide Lynton Publications 1977 0869462806 / 9780869462805 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 152 pages ID181831 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Growing Up In Adelaide In the 1950s, Blackburn, Susan (Edited)
19 Blackburn, Susan (Edited) Growing Up In Adelaide In the 1950s
Brookvale NSW Hale & Iremonger 2012 0868069302 / 9780868069302 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and Maps. Upper front corner lightly creased. 291 pages The author's friends and acquaintances recreate the experience of childhood in the Adelaide of the 1950s. ID295138 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Sea Change.  A Pictorial History of the City of Holdfast Bay, Blake, Jim [and the Holdfast Bay History Centre]
20 Blake, Jim [and the Holdfast Bay History Centre] Sea Change. A Pictorial History of the City of Holdfast Bay
Adelaide Wakefield Press 2013 1743050224 / 9781743050224 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket.. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 191 pages Portrays the history of the Adelaide suburbs which, until 1997, comprised the City of Brighton and City of Glenelg. ID291211 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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