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Australia. History of a Nation.

By: Ross, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Scotland, Geddes & Grosset: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303588

ISBN: 1842056158


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 381 pages Two special features give "Australia:History of a Nation" additional interest and value. View more info

Adventure in Service

By: Rotary International

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Evanston, Rotary International: 1960

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: ID6537


Octavo size,, Very Good but No Dustjacket (issued without Dustjacket?) Presentation details to prelims. 116pages View more info

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Menders of the Mind: A History of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 1946-1996

By: Rubinstein, W.D. & Rubinstein, Hilary L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID223217

ISBN: 0195539532


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. [xiv]274pages. View more info

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The All-Time Australian 200 Rich List

By: Rubinstein, William D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW, Allen & Unwin in association with BRW: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303281

ISBN: 1741141877


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine condition - Card Covers. An excellent copy. Black & white illustrations. 202 pages From Samuel Terry 'The Convict Rothschild' to Kerry Packer. With detailed information on how they made their money and what sort of people they were or are. View more info

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John Flynn of Flying Doctor and Frontier Faith

By: Rudolph, Ivan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rockhampton, Central Queensland University Press: 2000

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID302114

ISBN: 187599890X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Gift Inscription to inside front cover. 284 pages View more info

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Matthew Flinders The Ifs of History

By: Russell, R. W., Vice-Chancellor of Flinders University of South Australia (Edited by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, University Relations Unit, Flinders University: 1979

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293643


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial boards. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 98 pages A monograph on the life and works of Matthew Flinders. View more info

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Australasian Radiology A History

By: Ryan, James; Sutton, Keith & Baigent, Malcolm

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID233861

ISBN: 0074702076


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition. Issued without dustjacket. An lovely copy in excellent condition. Green textured cloth boards with black/gilt inserts to face. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 524 pages Covers some of the history of X-rays and organ imaging in Australia and New Zealand. View more info

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The Diary of Joseph Sams an Emigrant in the "Northumberland", 1874

By: Sams, Joseph (Edited by Simon Braydon and Robert Songhurst)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID212311

ISBN: 011290341x


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. B/W map. 102 pages View more info

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Old Gold & Mining Towns of Australia

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

Price: $15.00

Publisher: International Limited Editions: 1975

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID297894

ISBN: 0851799973


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Very slight fading to DJ spine and some faint scattered foxing to top edge. Lovely colour paintings by John Darbyshire. 160pages View more info

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Camel Treks in the Outback

By: Scherer, P. A. (compiled by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tanunda, Published by Author: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298848

ISBN: 0646127683


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Heavy paper covers with cloth spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 103 pages The author, spent considerable time as a missionary in the Northern Territory and undertook much of this travel by camel. He has brought here 7 biographical and historical sketches of Australian travellers with camels. A most unusual item. View more info

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Australian Discovery Volumes 1 & 2

By: Scott, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302369


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Two [2] volumes set. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Red cloth boards - lightly marked. 412, 422 pages Volume 1 is "By Sea" and Volume 2 is "By Land". View more info

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The Creative Spirit in Australia: A Cultural History

By: Serle, Geoffrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, William Heinemann Australia: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID165552

ISBN: 0855611049


Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. Black and White Photographs. 247 pages View more info

Image for Australia's Early Dwellings and Churches

Australia's Early Dwellings and Churches

By: Sharp, W. Watson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID186683

ISBN: 0207147264


Oblong small quarto. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations. Bookplate to ffep. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 156 pages The history of a selection pioneer dwellings from all over Australia together with superb colour paintings by Richard A. Smolicz. View more info

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Years of Change

By: Sharpe, Alan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Currawong Press: 1981

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: ID151125

ISBN: 0908001223


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 and White Photographs. Unpaginated [circa 140 pages] A nostalgic view of Australia in the 20s, 30s and 40s. View more info

Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society December 1997

By: Sherington, Prof. Geoffrey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, 1997

Seller ID: ID247358

ISBN: 00358762


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Volume 83, Part 2. View more info

Image for Dutch Discoveries of Australia: Shipwrecks, Treasures and Early Voyages off the West Coast

Dutch Discoveries of Australia: Shipwrecks, Treasures and Early Voyages off the West Coast

By: Sigmond, J.P. & Zuiderbann, L.H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1979

Edition: 1st English Language Edition

Seller ID: ID170167

ISBN: 0727008005


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 176 pages View more info

The New Australia

By: Simpson, Colin

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1971

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID220111

ISBN: 0207122520


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Severl closed tears to DJ edges. Interior of book starting to yellow at edges. .Illustrated with Colour photographs and Black & white maps. Gift Inscription to Preliminary Pages. xvi, 605 pp An interesting historical look at the mineral wealth of Australia combined with what was then seen to be the key 'tourist'' adventures. View more info

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Samuel Grau Hubbe A Minor Explorer contained in South Australian Geographical Journal Volume 92 1992

By: Simpson, Moxon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Geographical Society , South Australian Branch: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288475


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Stiff Card Covers. Article illustrated with a black & white photograph and map. Pp 37- 48 [ 86 pages] Other articles include: Leichhardt's first attempt to the Swan River 1846-47 [Sprod]; Vegetation Changes on Bird Island [Caruthers]; Flood Hazard in South Australia [Wright]; The Big Run: Victoria River Downs [Makin]; Road Access Tunnel under Mt Lofty Ranges [Sprigg]; In Search of the Elder Expedition [S... View more info

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Captain James Cook after Two Hundred Years A Commemorative Address delivered before the Hakluyt Society

By: Skelton, R.A.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Trustees of the British Museum: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287078

ISBN: 0714102865


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. B/W plates to rear (addtional to the 32 pages of text) 32pages View more info

Image for Australia: The Land in Which We Live

Australia: The Land in Which We Live

By: Smiles, Jack [Illustrated by Tuk Caldwell]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Universal Books: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287079


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some small loss to top & bottom edge of rear panel - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 96 pages View more info