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Anthropological Notes on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia Contained in Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XXXI, Basedow, Herbert; Howchin, Walter (Editor)
1 Basedow, Herbert; Howchin, Walter (Editor) Anthropological Notes on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia Contained in Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XXXI
Adelaide Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated) 1907 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Illustrated with colour and black and white plates. 62 pages + 19 plates (357 pages + 29 plates) As well as black and white photographs the Basedow paper also includes two colour plates of rock drawings. The paper recounts Basedow's experience in 1905 during a geological expedition in Northern Territory. As well as this paper the Proceedings also include a number of natural history and geological papers including Douglas Mawson's papers on Phosphate Minerals at Elder Rock; Geological features of part of Eyre Peninsula; The Wadella Springs and associated bBog Iron-ore deposit. Also includes several papers by Nobel Prize winner William Bragg - A Comparison of Some Forms of Electric radiation ; The Nature of Rontgen Rays; The Ionisation Curve of Methane (with W T Cooke); The quality of Secondary Ionisation due to rays (with J P V Madsen). ID293427 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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A Ship Too Far.  the Mystery of the Derbyshire, Ramwell, Dave & Madge, Tim
2 Ramwell, Dave & Madge, Tim A Ship Too Far. the Mystery of the Derbyshire
London Hodder & Stoughton 1992 0340569972 / 9780340569979 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 162 pages The Derbyshire was almost 1000 feet long and 145 feet wide [dwarfing The Titanic] but in September 1980, while bound for Japan with a load of iron ore amid a typhoon she should easily have braved, she took a two-mile plunge - so rapidly not even a distress message could escape. So began another mystery of the sea. ID297001 
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South Australiana Volume 20 No. 2  September, 1981, Various
3 Various South Australiana Volume 20 No. 2 September, 1981
Adelaide Libraries Board of South Australia 1981 Softcover 
Very Good condition. 130 pages A journal for the publication and study of South Australian historical and literary manuscripts. Contains: Interviews with former Public Service Commissioner - Mr L.C. Hunkin (Radbone); Queries concerning the shipping of copper ore from South Australia 1845-47 (Henning). ID186035 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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