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Voyages that change the world., Aughton, Peter
1 Aughton, Peter Voyages that change the world.
London Quercus 2007 1847242081 / 9781847242082 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 208 pages Dramatically told, often in the words of the explorers themselves, and beautifully illustrated with maps, portraits and historical illustrations, these are gripping stories of how a handful of sailors, adventurers, pirates and mavericks shaped the course of world history. ID292674 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Explorers of the Pacific, Badger, Geoffrey
2 Badger, Geoffrey Explorers of the Pacific
Sydney Kangaroo Press 1988 0864172117 / 9780864172112 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. 248 pages ID143005 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Curious Life For A Lady. The Story of Isabella Bird, Barr, Pat
3 Barr, Pat A Curious Life For A Lady. The Story of Isabella Bird
London Macmillan /John Murray 1970 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. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 347 pages The biography of the remarkable Victorian woman, Isabella Bird [ 1831-1904], intrepid traveller and explorer, writer and natural historian. ID275970 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Kennedy of Cape York, Beale, Edgar
4 Beale, Edgar Kennedy of Cape York
Adelaide Rigby 1970 0851790062 / 9780851790060 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ a little sunned on spine and adjacent section of rear panel - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with black and white plates. Maps to endpapers. 281 pages A biography of the renowned Queensland Explorer Edmund Kennedy that reveals him as a completely human character; humorous, brave, gifted, and exuberant. ID193639 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Abel Tasman [Australian Explorers], Clark, Manning
5 Clark, Manning Abel Tasman [Australian Explorers]
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1959 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Slight age-toning to spine. Black & white illustrations & maps. 32 pages Australian Explorers series. ID286753 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Antarctic Odyssey. In the Footsteps of the South Polar Explorers, Collier, Graham (Text) and Collier, Patricia Graham (Photography)
6 Collier, Graham (Text) and Collier, Patricia Graham (Photography) Antarctic Odyssey. In the Footsteps of the South Polar Explorers
London Robinson Publishing 1999 1841191043 / 9781841191041 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Near Fine condition in a Very Good Dustjacket - DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 194 pages ID211815 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Colwell, Max The Voyages of Matthew Flinders
London Paul Hamlyn 1970 0600359492 / 9780600359494 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with a small closed tear to the upper front edge. Colour and black & white illustrations. Black and White Maps. 151 pages Contents include: Prelude; The Call of Terra Australis; The Uncharted Coast; The Encounter; Shipwreck and Imprisonment; and In the Wake of Flinders. ID204000 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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8 Connor, Daniel and Miller, Lorraine Master Mariner Capt. James Cook and the Peoples of the Pacific
St. Lucia University of Queensland Press 1979 0702213780 / 9780702213786 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some age-darkening to spine. Illustrated with black and white engravings. 164 pages ID274741 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Diary of Emily Caroline Creaghe: Explorer, Creaghe, Emily Caroline [Edited and Introduced by Peter Monteath]
9 Creaghe, Emily Caroline [Edited and Introduced by Peter Monteath] The Diary of Emily Caroline Creaghe: Explorer
Adelaide Corkwood Press 2004 1876247142 / 9781876247140 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Coloured maps. 117 pages Creaghe's diary, published here in full for the first time, is one of the most remarkable documents of Australian exploration, written by one of the rarest of explorers - a woman. ID199361 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Penguin Road, Dalziel, Ken
10 Dalziel, Ken Penguin Road
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1956 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Spine lightly sun-faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and two-toned drawings. 80 pages Describes the life of Australian explorers during their expedition to Antarctica in 1953. ID287404 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Hero as Murderer.  The life of Edward John Eyre Australian Explorer and Governor of Jamaica 1815-1901, Dutton, Geoffrey
11 Dutton, Geoffrey The Hero as Murderer. The life of Edward John Eyre Australian Explorer and Governor of Jamaica 1815-1901
London and Melbourne Collins/Cheshire 1967 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Mild edgewear to DJ. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 416 pages ID284954 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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To Sail Beyond the Sunset: Natural History in Australia 1699-1829, Finney, C. M.
12 Finney, C. M. To Sail Beyond the Sunset: Natural History in Australia 1699-1829
Adelaide Rigby Publishers 1984 0727018817 / 9780727018816 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine a touch faded. Illustrated throughout with colour & black and white reproductions of early paintings and drawings of Australian fauna and flora. 206 pages. Traces the development of natural history in Australia, beginning with the first incredulous reactions of Dampier to the later naturalists who followed in the wake of explorers and military surveyors. ID294294 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Mawson and the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen, Fitzsimons, Peter
13 Fitzsimons, Peter Mawson and the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen
Sydney William Heinemann Australia 2011 1741666600 / 9781741666601 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 737 pages A compelling portrait of three great Antarctic explorers, weaving their legendary feats into one single account of this bygone era. ID265425 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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THE EXPLORERS, Flannery, Tim
14 Flannery, Tim THE EXPLORERS
Melbourne Text Publishing 1875847723 / 9781875847723 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 385 pages ID260358 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Terra Australis.  Matthew Flinders'.  Great Adventures in the Circumnavigation of Australia., Flannery, Tim (Edited and Introduced by)
15 Flannery, Tim (Edited and Introduced by) Terra Australis. Matthew Flinders'. Great Adventures in the Circumnavigation of Australia.
Melbourne Text Publishing 2002 1876485922 / 9781876485924 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light reading creases to spine. 268 pages Flinders writes about his meetings with Aboriginies, his encounters with French Explorers and Macassan fishing fleets, and about the unforgettable wilderness of Australia. ID293149 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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16 Foss, Michael Undreamed Shores: England's Wasted Empire in America
London Book Club Associates 1974 Book Club ed. Hardback 
Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected. Colour and b/w illustrations. 186pages ID173394 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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17 Gardner, Brian The Quest for Timbuctoo
London Readers Union 1969 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dustjacket has rubbing and Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 212pages An account of the various explorers from Mungo Park to Gordon Laing who went in search of the legendary city of Timbuctoo. ID265040 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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18 Gavet-Imbert, Michele ( General Editor) The Guinness Book of Explorers and Exploration
London Guinness Publishing 1991 0851129730 / 9780851129730 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 279 pages ID238338 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Missing Coast. Queensland Takes Shape, Gill, J.C.H.
19 Gill, J.C.H. The Missing Coast. Queensland Takes Shape
Brisbane Queensland Museum 1988 0724229035 / 9780724229031 1st Edition Card Covers 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations. 261 pages The story of the explorers, their ships that explored the shores of what is now Queensland. People like Torres, Cook, Flinders and other less well known. ID160999 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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20 Handy, Amy The Golden Age of Sail
New York Smithmark 1996 0765197774 / 9780765197771 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs as well as colour and black and white drawings. 80 pages Covers over one hundred and fifty years of maritime history ID269904 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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