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Family Fresco

By: Adams, Nancy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, F.W. Cheshire: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID236817


Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some wear and is now protected in apurpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ a little faded and has foxing. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 205 pages A fine literary evocation of Australian people and times past. The author, Agnes Eliza Fraser Adams (1890-1968) was the member of a distinguished pioneer family, the granddaughter of a distinguished Headmaster, Dr Alexander Morrison and the daughter of the brilliant... View more info

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A Century of Change. The First Hundred Years of the Stock Exchange of Melbourne

By: Adamson, Graeme

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Currey O'Neil Ross: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296961


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 preliminary pages. 264 pages View more info

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Strength in Battle: The Memoirs of Joseph Anderson Panton Goldfields' Commissioner and Magistrate

By: Anderson, Hugh (Edited by)

Price: $47.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300088


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 345 pages The Victorian gold rushes attracted punctilious worthies and sharp operators, but rarely were these characters fused as in the personality of Joseph Anderson Panton, high-minded pillar of society as well as scourge of poor miners and political foes. Panton's previously unpublished memoirs trace vivi... View more info

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Facts and Figures or, Notes of Progress, Statistical and General

By: Archer, William Henry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Queensbury Hill Press: 1977

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID254501


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. No slipcase. Limited edition of 500 numbered copies - this is copy 181. Originally published in 1858. A compilation of a copies of a journal of the same name, which was published in Melbourne between 1857 and 1858. Full of interesting data and articles relating to nineteenth century colonial life - especially in Victoria. View more info

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The Imagined City. Melbourne in the mind of its writers

By: Arnold, John [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID180482


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 17.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 130 pages View more info

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Phillip Island Sketchbook

By: Austin, K. A. (Text0; Angus, Don (Drawings)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297738


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Good dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is stained at edges and front board lightly bowed. Interior is very good. Black & white illustrations by Don Angus. Maps to endpapers. 64 pages View more info

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Wilson's Promontory

By: Bechervaise, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1976

Seller ID: ID246870


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs by Jocelyn Burt 56 pages Beautiful Photography by Jocelyn Burt from the ' Australian Conservation Series'. View more info

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University of Melbourne Sketchbook

By: Bechervaise, John (Text); Beasley, Bill (Drawings)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297739


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations by Bill Beasley. 64 pages Part of the Rigby Sketchbooks series. View more info

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Melbourne John Batman's Village

By: Bell, Agnes Paton

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cassell Australia: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID219781


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some light tanning to page edges. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Foreword by General Sir Dallas Brooks. xiv, 178 pages View more info

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Our Side of the Country

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Methuen Haynes: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID91717


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light fading to DJ spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 250 pages Traces the history of Victoria from the time the Aborigines could walk across Bass Strait. View more info

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Gateway to Port Phillip Bay.

By: Bognuda, Joan & Moorhead, Leslie M

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Devon Meadows, Jolbo Studio: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID285109


Oblong Octavo [25x19cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black and white drawings. 71 pages View more info

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Ovens Valley in Colour

By: Burt, Jocelyn

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID251404


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. unpaginated View more info

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Buln Buln. A history of the Buln Buln Shire

By: Butler, Graeme

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Drouin, Victoria, Shire of Buln Buln: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID263493


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket now protected in our purpose made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Presentation plate to ffep. 794 pages The pages of this book are filled with stories of incidents which would make an exciting novel or film. Tales of ingenuity, dedication, sacrifice and conquest of unbelievable and insurmountable difficulties especially in the early days. View more info

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Poverty Abounding Charity Aplenty. The Charity Network in Colonial Victoria

By: Cage, R.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hale & Iremonger: 1992

Seller ID: ID258837


Octavo Size. A Very Good copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 190 pages View more info

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The First Ninety Years. The Printing House of Massina Melbourne 1859 to 1949

By: Campbell, Ronald G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, A.H. Massina & Co: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273613


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Inscribed to previous owner by the publisher. Endpapers a little tanned. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 165 pages View more info

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Kelly Country Sketchbook (Rigby Sketchbook Series)

By: Carroll, Brian (text); Montgomery, Jack (Drawings)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299796


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Charming black and white drawings by Jack Montgomery. 63 pages View more info

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Memoirs of Mrs. Poole and Mrs. Chauncy

By: Chancy, Philip Lamothe Snell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Kilmore, Victoria, Lowden Publishing Co.: 1976

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: ID293766


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition. Several black & white plates. Sepia-toned photograph of author as frontispiece. Limited edition of 250 copies of which this is number 002. Signed by publisher. No 3. of the Limited editions Series. Includes Biographical Note, Bibliography and Index. 73 pages View more info

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Melbourne Then and Now

By: Chapman, Heather & Stillman, Judith

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Pavilion: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299092


Oblong Quarto Size [approx 30.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 145 pages Melbourne Then and Now takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the past and present of Australia's second largest city. View more info

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Westernport. An Ecological View

By: Connell, Des [Photographs by Peter MacGregor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297764


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 photographs and drawings. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 56 pages View more info

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Story of The Dandenongs 1838 - 1958

By: Coulson, Helen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Longman Cheshire: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300633


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs/Plates. Maps to endpapers. 416 pages View more info