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The Rebello Transcripts Governor Phillip's Portuguese Prelude

By: McIntyre, Kenneth Gordon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID233080


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is just a little sunned on spine [still clear] and is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 257 pages. View more info

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Traeger The Pedal Radio Man

By: McKay, Fred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Boolarong Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID169882


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Card covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and Maps. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Signed by author. 108 pages He gave a voice to the bush and to flying doctors. View more info

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The Australian People and the Great War

By: McKernan, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299686


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a little faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 242 pages View more info

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Sweet & Simple Pleasures

By: McKinlay, Brian

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, CollinsDove: 1988

Seller ID: ID15650


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Front board a little bowed. Small stains to edges of front free endpaper and front pastedown. Black & white illustrations. 170pages Australian entertainment in colonial times. The illustrations are mostly reproductions of engravings taken from the 'Picturesque Atlas of Australia' published in 1888. View more info

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The Camel in Australia

By: McKnight, Tom L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302376


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No Dustjacket. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Edges lightly rubbed. 154 pages This book brings together all that was known [at the time] about camels in Australia. View more info

Venturing the Unknown Ways

By: McLean, Donald and Rodd, L.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, F. W. Cheshire: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID246751


Octavo Size. Very Good condition but no dustjacket. Slight tear to upper front free endpaper - no loss. 198pages With a Foreword and Introductory notes by Kylie Tennant. View more info

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Why Australia Prospered. The Shifting Sources Of Economic Growth

By: McLean, Ian W.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300640


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 281 pages Part of the "Princeton Economic History of the Western World" series. View more info

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John Flynn: Apostle to the Inland

By: McPheat, W.Scott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID239423


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some rubbbing to face. 286 pages View more info

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Suspect History: Manning Clark and the Future of Australia's Past

By: McQUEEN, Humphrey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302004


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 238 pages. View more info

Employ'd as a Discoverer: papers presented at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Symposium

By: Megaw, J.S.V. (Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Reed: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID5966


Octavo Size. Very Good condition but no Dustjacket, A hard to find title 141pages View more info

Image for The Condition of the People. Social Welfare in Australia 1900-1975

The Condition of the People. Social Welfare in Australia 1900-1975

By: Mendelsohn, Ronald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294191


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 408 pages This book shows that the Australian people, despite overwhelming advantages in resources, quality of people and lack of divisive social problems, have lost direction and effectiveness in their welfare effort and indeed in their whole social drive. View more info

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The Penguin Bicentennial History of Australia: The Story of 200 Years

By: Molony, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID99567


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 Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 422 pages View more info

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On the Sheep's Back

By: Morris, Sheridan [Text]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Axiom Australia: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID265084


Square Quarto Size [approx 26x26cm]. Very Good condition - card covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 136 pages There have been many books written about the shearing industry but this one comes from stories directly from the mouths of those who have been in the industry for many years. View more info

Image for Clear Across Australia. A history of telecommunications [Signed copy]

Clear Across Australia. A history of telecommunications [Signed copy]

By: Moyal, Ann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID125508


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Numerous black and white photographs and illustrations. Signed by the author. 437 pages The story of the development of telecommunications in Australia - the technology and the people involved. It is also the story of Australia's great pioneering enterprise, Telecom Australia, and its predecessors, the Postmaster-General's Department and the... View more info

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Advice to a Young Lady in the Colonies

By: Mrs E. [Edited by Margaret Barca]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Greenhouse Publications: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID231352


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour frontis. 91pages. Being a letter sent from Mrs E. of England to Maria Macarthur in the Colony of N.S. Wales in 1812. View more info

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Some Personal Stories of German Immigration to Australia since 1945

By: Muenstermann, Ingrid [Editor]

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Xlibris: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289780


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 282 pages As well as personal stories of German immigrants it also includes an Overview of the subject and a section on the role and history of Migrant Support Organisations. View more info

The Puzzled Patriots. The Story of the Australia First Movement

By: Muirden, Bruce

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Melbourne University Press: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID85119


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 200 pages View more info

Image for Larrikins. 19th Century Outrage

Larrikins. 19th Century Outrage

By: Murray, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID165772


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 208 pages View more info

Image for A Home Of My Own. Handy hints and images from domestic life in Australia in the 1940s and 50s

A Home Of My Own. Handy hints and images from domestic life in Australia in the 1940s and 50s

By: Murray, Mary [Collected by]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Clifton Hill, Mallon Publishing: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID241854


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 132 pages Carefully selected household hints, and snippets from magazines and newspapers of the 1940s and 50s provide insight into the domestic and social life of the times accompanied by over 200 illustrations. View more info

Image for The Confident Years Australia in the Twenties

The Confident Years Australia in the Twenties

By: Murray, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302012


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. Previous owner's name to front pastedown but hidden by DJ flap. 263 pages View more info