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The Moulden Family

By: Brummitt, Barbara

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID14372

ISBN: 1862525137


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Endpaper maps. Index. List of References. 240pages Introduction by Colin Horne. View more info

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South Australian Scrapbook: Glimpses of Colourful People and Events

By: BRUNATO, Madeleine [Compiled and Edited by for the South Australian Writers Fellowship]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299205

ISBN: 0727009532


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Bookplate to the preliminary pages. 165 pages. View more info

Image for My Father's House.  The Bryson Story of Life on Four Continents

My Father's House. The Bryson Story of Life on Four Continents

By: Bryson, Bruce Stuart

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID258965

ISBN: 0646155210


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Inscribed by the author and his wife to previous owners. 144 pages View more info

Image for Hear The Other Side. The R.S.P.C.A. In South Australia 1875-1988 (Signed by Author)

Hear The Other Side. The R.S.P.C.A. In South Australia 1875-1988 (Signed by Author)

By: Budd, Wallace B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Investigator Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID220779

ISBN: 0858641127


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Signed by the author. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 237pages View more info

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Petition for Grant for Invention of Reaping-Machine

By: Bull, John Wrathall

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Government Printer: 1880

Seller ID: ID276436


Large Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 35cm]. Very Good condition. Page trimmed on left side to remove holes where once bound [now disbound]. Parliamentary Paper No 198. 1 page A letter from John Wrathall Bull to Members of the House of Assembly in South Australia seeking a grant for the invention of a harvesting machine. View more info

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The Cyclopedia of South Australia (2 volumes complete)

By: Burgess, H.T.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Austaprint: 1978

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID215982

ISBN: 0858722003


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Some very light foxing to top edge and endpapers. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt to face and spine. Two (2) volume set. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. A heavy set. 630, 1101 pages A facsimile of the original 1907 and 1909 editions. An historical and commercial review with descriptive and biographical facts, figures and illustrations. The Cyclopedia presents a comprehensive account of the State o... View more info

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Cork Elms and Controversy at Hahndorf

By: Butler, Reg

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Investigator Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273989

ISBN: 0858640899


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 64 pages A book about the controversy over the street trees in Hahndorf. View more info

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The Years Between (Signed by Author)

By: Buttfield, Win [Compiled by Coralie Li]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Glenelg South, Coralie Li: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID259387

ISBN: 064628309X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Heavy card covers with cloth spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. A couple of tiny marks to covers. Signed by the author. This is a limited edition but the number printed is unspecified. 171pages + index The author's autobiography of her life in outback Australia spanning 85 years since 1910. Her life was complicated by the fact that she was born with a cleft palate which wasn't repaire... View more info

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The Friends of the Public Library of South Australia: A short history with a description of the more important books presented by it to the Public Library of South Australia 1933-1949.

By: Buttrose, Ian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Friends of State Library: 1950

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID2347


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Fading to spine and edges of cover. Colour and black & white illustrations. 42 pages View more info

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Captain Cadell's Services

By: Cadell, H. Fras

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Government Printer: 1866

Seller ID: ID276438


Large Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 35cm]. Very Good condition. A series of small holes down the left side where once bound [now disbound]. Parliamentary Paper No 44. 1 page [double sided] Letters from H. Fras Cadell to the House of Assembly South Australia regarding his son [Captain Cadell] and the steamer Lady Augusta. View more info

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In Stow's Footsteps. A Chronological History of the Congregational Churches in S.A. 1837-1977 [Signed Copy]

By: Cameron, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Glynde, SA, South Australian Congregational History Project Committee: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID219522

ISBN: 0731612272


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. An excellent copy. Black & white illustrations. Illustrated endpapers, all different showing different Congregationlist Churches. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on Title Page and Inscribed [by author] to previous owner on half title. 149 pages Includes details of the London Missionary Society, theological training and extensive lists and appendices of ministers, churches and office bearers... View more info

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Yilki: A Place by the Sea

By: Cameron, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Victor Harbor, Yilki Uniting Church: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID14083

ISBN: 0909834148


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - a couple of small marks to cover. Internally clean. Black & white illustrations. 92pages. A history of this Uniting Church parish and its surrounds at Encounter Bay, South Australia View more info

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Silent Witnesses

By: Cameron, Simon

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID211538

ISBN: 1862544026


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 163 pages View more info

Image for Heart of the Arts. The Adelaide Festival Centre at 40

Heart of the Arts. The Adelaide Festival Centre at 40

By: Campbell, Lance

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294247

ISBN: 1743052316


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 158 pages This book explains how the Adelaide Festival Centre has moved from making magnificent musicals to capturing the imaginations of all ages on and off the stage in the 21st century. View more info

Image for South Australia Containing Hints to Emigrants Proceedings of the South Australian Company A Variety of Useful and Authentic Information A Map of the Eastern Coast of Gulf St. Vincent and a Plan of Adelaide

South Australia Containing Hints to Emigrants Proceedings of the South Australian Company A Variety of Useful and Authentic Information A Map of the Eastern Coast of Gulf St. Vincent and a Plan of Adelaide

By: Capper, Henry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Austaprint: 1978

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID292866

ISBN: 085872152X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in black cloth boards with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Issued without dustjacket. Some faint, scattered foxing to top edge and some light marking to boards. Inscribed by author, Alan Osterstock to previous owner. Fold-out map 118 pages A facsimile reprint of the 2nd edition, originally published at London in 1838. View more info

Image for Our Hidden State. South Australia through the eyes of its scientists.

Our Hidden State. South Australia through the eyes of its scientists.

By: Carey, Cristene (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, ANZAAS (SA Division): 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274826

ISBN: 0646338846


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ copy. Black & white illustrations, maps and diagrams. 150 pages + Apppendix (Glossary) and Index Written to accompany the 1997 ANZAAS Conference in Adelaide. Covers a diverse range of scientific interests and views. View more info

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Adelaide Secrets An Unconventional Guide for Residents and Visitors

By: Carey, Cristene and Williams, Margaret-Ann

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Adelaide Secrets: 1992

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: ID251239

ISBN: 0958843805


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 173pages Adelaide's out-of-the-way shops, adventures and diversions - as it was at the time. View more info

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The Ill-Shaped Leg: The story of the development of the Yorke Peninsula

By: Carmichael, Ern

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by the Author: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID142612


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 148 pages Contents include: Pastoral Occupation 1846-1850; Pastoral Leases 1851-1869; Agricultural Settlement 1868-1882; Depression and Recovery 1884-1970. View more info

Image for Four Make One. The District Council of Yorketown celebrates 100 Years of Local Government 1875-1975

Four Make One. The District Council of Yorketown celebrates 100 Years of Local Government 1875-1975

By: Carmichael, Ern

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Yorketown, SA, The District Council of Yorketown: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295620

ISBN: 0959854207


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good condition in pictorial boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps.Some mild abrasions to boards where sticky tape has been removed. Ex-library - Department of Marines and Harbours but only one stamp and some sticky tape residue to rear pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 109 pages History of the Yorketown Local Government area of Yorke Peninsula, South Australia. View more info

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Lawmakers and Wayward Whigs Government and Law in South Australia 1836-1986

By: Castles, Alex and Harris, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1987

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID236701

ISBN: 0949268607


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 404pages Shows that the history of law and government in South Australia has been surrounded by myths. It cahllenges the notion that the Aboriginals did not have a real legal system, examines the fight for constitutional government and appraises the constitutional reforms of the Dunstan era. View more info