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Image for The Golden Age of the Argonauts

The Golden Age of the Argonauts

By: Johnson, Rob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254245


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 270 pages A Celebration of Australia's best loved Radio program for Children. Foreword by Barry Humphries View more info

Number 2 Home A Story of Japanese Pioneers in Australia

By: Jones, Noreen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2002

Seller ID: ID250809


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 224 pages An engaging account of the Japanese presence in Australia from the late colonial period until World War Two. View more info

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The Liberators

By: Joy, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Golden Press: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID13208


Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected.- in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 160 pages View more info

The Venturers

By: Joy, William

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Shakespeare Head Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID249726


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has faded spine. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 174 pages A collection of short stories from the tapestry of Australian history View more info

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The Lambent Flame

By: Keating, John D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID186738


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 29x22cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has spome minor tape stains & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Minor tape marks to endpapers. With many historic black and white photographs and illustrations. 123 pages The history of gas lighting in Australia from its introduction in the 1840's to its final displacement as an illuminant in the 1920's. View more info

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A Riverman's Story

By: Kelsall, E.M. "Mick"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Lothian Publishing Co: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID262519


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 265 pages Mick Kelsall recalls his youth among the battlers of the Echuca district. View more info

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Australians Volume 1 Origins to Eureka

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID279585


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 628 pages View more info

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The Commonwealth of Thieves

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: North Sydney, Random House Australia: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID281438


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light reading crease to spine. 510 pages A vivid account of the Sydney experiment , the exile and endurance in the earliest days of modern Australia. View more info

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The Commonwealth of Thieves. The Sydney Experiment

By: Keneally, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Random House Australia: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID208369


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's [neat] details to front free end paper. 509 pages View more info

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Australian Welfare History. Critical Essays

By: Kennedy, Richard (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294190


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 322 pages A critical and radical approach to the welfare history of Australia. View more info

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The Gold-Seekers

By: Kerr, Colin & Kerr, Margaret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297769


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. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Colour and black & white illustrations. 63 pages View more info

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Australian Pioneers

By: Kerr, Colin and Kerr, Margaret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, International Limited Editio: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7547


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. B/W & colour illustrations. 232pages View more info

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Australian Explorers

By: Kerr, Colin and Margaret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID210115


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. Black & white illustrations. 64 pages View more info

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Australia's Early Whalemen

By: Kerr, Margaret & Colin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID13467


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. Black & white illustrations. 64pages. View more info

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THE RIVER MEN

By: Kerr, Margaret and Colin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID95748


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 front free end paper. 63 pages View more info

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Caroline Chisholm

By: Kiddle, Margaret

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1957

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID254337


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 266 pages View more info

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Catherine McMahon. A Remarkable Convict Woman.

By: King, Damian & Schroeder, Liz

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dural, NSW, Rosenberg: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297503


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and illustrations. 320 pages This meticulously researched story of Irish born Catherine McMahon is unsual in that it not only covers her time as a convict in Van Diemen's Land but also her life before conviction, and perhaps more importantly, after she was declared 'free by servitude'. View more info

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The Other Side of the Coin: A Cartoon History of Australia

By: King, Jonathan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Cassell Australia: 1979

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID296186


Quarto Size. Very Good condition - card covers. 380 black and white cartoons 240 pages. View more info

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Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 [2 volumes]

By: King, Phillip P.

Price: $310.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Friends of State Library of South Australia: 2012

Edition: Deluxe Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID282513


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Two [2] volumes complete. Deluxe edition, limited to 125 numbered sets - this is copy no 73. Mint condition - a new copy. Bound in illustrated cloth boards, illustrated endpapers, ribbon marker. Black & white illustrations and [fold-out] maps. Australiana Facsimile Editions No 225. The books now have glassine jackets [not standard] to protect the boards. 451, 637 pages Appendix, Containing Various Subjects Relating to the Hydrograph... View more info

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Narrative of a Survey of the Inter-Tropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 [2 volumes]

By: King, Phillip P.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Friends of State Library of South Australia: 2012[1827]

Edition: Facsimile Edition [Standard]

Seller ID: ID282514


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Two [2] volumes complete. Standard Edition. Mint copy in a Mint Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations and [fold-out] maps. Australiana Facsimile Editions No 225. 451, 637 pages Appendix, Containing Various Subjects Relating to the Hydrography and Natural History View more info