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Image for Recollections of a Victorian Police Officer (Penguin Colonial Facsimiles)

Recollections of a Victorian Police Officer (Penguin Colonial Facsimiles)

By: Sadleir, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin: 1973

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID290072


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Spine a little faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 312 pages A facsimile of the 1913 George Robertson edition. Tells the inside story of a high ranking officer in the Victorian police force. View more info

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Historic Buildings of Victoria

By: Saunders, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289143


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 278 pages A survey of 640 buildings arranged in regional groups with each region being introduced by a short historical chapter. Introductory chapters discuss the building materials and styles and also provide an outline history of Victoria. View more info

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More Old Gold Towns of Victoria

By: Sayers, C.E. (Text) and Darbyshire, John (Paintings)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID194761


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. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Unpaginated View more info

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The Golden Age. A History of the Colony of Victoria 1851-1861

By: Serle, Geoffrey

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Melbourne University Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300909


Very Good condition. Light reading creases to spine. Bookseller stamp/label to front paste-down 455 pages Serle shows how gold helped shape Victoria View more info

Image for Historical Records of Port Phillip The First Annals of the Colony of Victoria

Historical Records of Port Phillip The First Annals of the Colony of Victoria

By: Shillinglaw, John J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID156618


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 225 pages From papers presented to parliament in return to an Order of the Legislative Assembly of Victoria, on the motion of Mr. W. J. O'Hea, M.P., 14 August 1878. View more info

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Caulfield's Heritage [Four Volume set]

By: Solomon, Geulah Dr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, City of Caulfield: 1989

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID225542


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Four (4) volume set. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Vol 1 - Caulfield's Building Heritage; Vol 2 - Caulfield's Cultural Heritage; Vol 3 - Caulfield's Recreational Heritage; and Vol 4 - Caulfield's Recent Municipal Heritage. Missing the original slipcase and Vol 4 spine a touch faded. 116, 147, 118 & 181 pages View more info

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Charlie's Book The life and times of a country town

By: Sunderland, Lynn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID260213


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xiii, 251 pages A chronicle of the life and times of Lyonville, Victoria. View more info

Image for Rich Vein Of Learning. The Origins Of The University Of Ballarat 1869-1993

Rich Vein Of Learning. The Origins Of The University Of Ballarat 1869-1993

By: Sunter, Anne Beggs

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ballarat, University of Ballarat: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID253055


Very Good condition. Gift card stuck to half-title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 199 pages View more info

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The Educational Activities in Victoria of the Rt. Hon. H.C.E. Childers

By: Sweetman, Edward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10023


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Spine a little faded. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 140 pages. Childers arrived in Australia in 1850 and was soon became a member of the Legislative Council [1852]. He was instrumental in the establishment of the University of Melbourne and was Vice Chancellor until 1857. He subsequently returned to England and enjoyed a long parliamentary career there... View more info

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Melbourne on the Yarra

By: Tipping, Marjorie

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Editions: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283256


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 30cm x 21cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Pastedowns are a little bubbled [publication flaw] with an abrasion to front pastedown. Slight yellowing to upper DJ edge with small chip to spine tail. Illustrated with over 100 sepia photographs. 95 pages Melbourne- its history and mores - is revealed through this collection of nineteenth century and contemporary pho... View more info

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The Luck of the Draw A Centenary of Tattersall's Sweeps 1881-1981

By: Wilson, Trevor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Trevor Wilson: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15653


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. 212 pages View more info

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The Vanished Land Disappearing Dynasties of Victoria's Western Districts

By: Zachariah, Richard

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Mile End, SA, Wakefield Press: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296066


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 328 pages The Vanished Land is the Western District of Victoria stripped of its identity, its social elite of grazing dynasties departed for their own reasons. This melancholy exodus has increased recently as the myriad pressures of holding inherited land have become intolerable in a nation never intimidated by ditching its past. No longer is the Western District home of a ruling class that for 150 years b... View more info

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Waverley Past and Present

By: [Waverley Historical Society]

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Waverley Historical Society: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291028


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Inscribed by the President of the society [Irene Marriott] to the previos owner. 96 pages View more info