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THE RIVER MEN, Kerr, Margaret and Colin
161 Kerr, Margaret and Colin THE RIVER MEN
Adelaide Rigby 1975 0851798616 / 9780851798615 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 63 pages ID95748 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Caroline Chisholm, Kiddle, Margaret
162 Kiddle, Margaret Caroline Chisholm
Melbourne Melbourne University Press 1957 2nd Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 266 pages ID254337 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Catherine McMahon.  A Remarkable Convict Woman., King, Damian & Schroeder, Liz
163 King, Damian & Schroeder, Liz Catherine McMahon. A Remarkable Convict Woman.
Dural, NSW Rosenberg 2012 1921719508 / 9781921719509 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and illustrations. 320 pages This meticulously researched story of Irish born Catherine McMahon is unsual in that it not only covers her time as a convict in Van Diemen's Land but also her life before conviction, and perhaps more importantly, after she was declared 'free by servitude'. ID297503 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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164 King, J.A. Edward Hammond Hargraves Esq.
Sydney Summit Books 1977 0727100955 / 9780727100955 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 29.5cm x 22cm). Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 63 pages An exuberant pencil-drawn biography of the ' discoverer' of payable gold in Australia. ID269413 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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'In the Beginning..' The Story of the Creation of Australia from the Original Writings, King, Jonathan
165 King, Jonathan 'In the Beginning..' The Story of the Creation of Australia from the Original Writings
Melbourne Macmillan 1985 0333400461 / 9780333400463 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white facsimiles of original documents. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 259 pages The seventy-seven documents start with Cook's 1770 reports and end in 1802 with a list of the first exports. ID196649 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Other Side of the Coin: A Cartoon History of Australia, King, Jonathan
166 King, Jonathan The Other Side of the Coin: A Cartoon History of Australia
Sydney Cassell Australia 1979 0726947113 / 9780726947117 Revised Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition - card covers. 380 black and white cartoons 240 pages. ID296186 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Narrative of a Survey of the Inter-Tropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 [2 volumes], King, Phillip P.
167 King, Phillip P. Narrative of a Survey of the Inter-Tropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 [2 volumes]
Adelaide Friends of State Library of South Australia 2012[1827] Facsimile Edition [Standard] Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Two [2] volumes complete. Standard Edition. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations and [fold-out] maps. Australiana Facsimile Editions No 225. 451, 637 pages Appendix, Containing Various Subjects Relating to the Hydrography and Natural History ID282514 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 [2 volumes], King, Phillip P.
168 King, Phillip P. Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 [2 volumes]
Adelaide Friends of State Library of South Australia 2012 Deluxe Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Two [2] volumes complete. Deluxe edition, limited to 125 numbered sets - this is copy no 73. Mint condition - a new copy. Bound in illustrated cloth boards, illustrated endpapers, ribbon marker. Black & white illustrations and [fold-out] maps. Australiana Facsimile Editions No 225. The books now have glassine jackets [not standard] to protect the boards. 451, 637 pages Appendix, Containing Various Subjects Relating to the Hydrography and Natural History ID282513 
Price: 310.00 AUD
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The Bushman. Life In a New Country, Landor, Edward Wilson
169 Landor, Edward Wilson The Bushman. Life In a New Country
Middlesex, UK Senate 1998 1859585388 / 9781859585382 Reprint Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. 438 pages First published in 1847 by Richard Bentley, London, this is a classic account of a white settler's life in the 'new country'. ID281536 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Journal of Landsborough's Expedition from Carpentaria, In Search of Burke and Wills, Landsborough, William
170 Landsborough, William Journal of Landsborough's Expedition from Carpentaria, In Search of Burke and Wills
Adelaide Friends of State Library of South Australia 2000[1862] 1876154314 / 9781876154318 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Excellent condition. Large folding map in pocket at rear. Standard edition. Bound in blind-stamped blue cloth binding. Australiana Facsimile Editions No. 221. 128 pages. William Landsborough [1825-1866] was chosen by the Victorian and Queensland Governments to search for Burke and Wills. On learning during the expedition that they had been discovered by others he continued south and was the first to cross the Australian continent from north to south. ID264655 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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Dictionary of Australian History, Larkins, John
171 Larkins, John Dictionary of Australian History
Adelaide Rigby 1980 0727013823 / 9780727013828 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ hs some minor loss to rear panel & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 226 pages ID258242 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Encyclopedia of Australia, Learmonth, Andrew & Nancy
172 Learmonth, Andrew & Nancy Encyclopedia of Australia
Sydney Hicks Smith & Sons 1973 2nd Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Colour plates and black & white drawings. 606 pages + maps at rear. ID287080 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia from Moreton Bay to Port Essington. During the Years 1844-1845, Leichhardt, Ludwig Dr.
173 Leichhardt, Ludwig Dr. Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia from Moreton Bay to Port Essington. During the Years 1844-1845
Adelaide Corkwood Press 1996 1876247002 / 9781876247003 Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Facsimile of 1847 edition. Black & white illustrations. Fold-out map to rear. xx,544pages. This facsimile of the 1847 edition is essential reading for anyone interested in the inland exploration of Australia ID295956 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt [3 volumes], Leichhardt, Ludwig [Edited & Translated by M. Aurousseau]
174 Leichhardt, Ludwig [Edited & Translated by M. Aurousseau] The Letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt [3 volumes]
Cambridge Cambridge University Press [for the Hakluyt Society] 1968 1st Edition 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjackets. Dustjackets all have some discolouration [age] to spines. A nice set. Black & white maps to text and fold-out map to Volume II. 1175 pages [over three volumes] Ludwig Leichhardt is chiefly known as the most important of the scientific explorers of Australia. His lively but detailed letters provide a narrative of his life from his student years in the mid 1830s until 1848 when he disappeared in the Australian interior. Leichhardt's main interest was natural philosophy, particularly biology, geology and geography, but as a scholar of nature in the widest sense, he closely observed and recorded many aspects of the surrounding world. ID275470 
Price: 125.00 AUD
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In Search of Heroes. Stories of Seven Remarkable Men, Lennox, Gina
175 Lennox, Gina In Search of Heroes. Stories of Seven Remarkable Men
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1998 1864486740 / 9781864486742 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition - an excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 303 pages ID297940 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Shifting Sands to Solid Rock Ninety Years of Frontier Services, Linn, Rob
176 Linn, Rob Shifting Sands to Solid Rock Ninety Years of Frontier Services
Sydney Frontier Services 2002 0958545480 / 9780958545488 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Spine slightly sunned. Contains b/w and colour photographs and illustrations. 126 pages A great account of nine decades of outstanding service by the Uniting Church to the lives of those in the great Australian Outback. ID197394 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Legacy The First Fifty Years, Lyons, Mark
177 Lyons, Mark Legacy The First Fifty Years
Melbourne Lothian Publishing Co 1978 0850910692 / 9780850910698 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. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 283 pages ID164711 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Sir Joseph Banks 18th Century Explorer, Botanist and Entrepreneur, Lyte, Charles
178 Lyte, Charles Sir Joseph Banks 18th Century Explorer, Botanist and Entrepreneur
Sydney A.H & A.W. Reed 1980 0589502247 / 9780589502249 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine a little sunned but still clear & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 248 pages ID142800 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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179 Mackaness, George Some proposals for establishing colonies in the South Seas
Dubbo Review Publications 1976 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 62 pages Australian Historical Monographs Volume XI (New Series) ID215065 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Traveller Under Concern: The Quaker Journals of Frederick Mackie on his Tour of the Australasian Colonies 1852-1855, Mackie, Frederick [Edited by Mary Nicholls]
180 Mackie, Frederick [Edited by Mary Nicholls] Traveller Under Concern: The Quaker Journals of Frederick Mackie on his Tour of the Australasian Colonies 1852-1855
Hobart University of Tasmania 1973 0859010074 / 9780859010078 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ is grubby and has light edgewear - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 321 pages ID145987 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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