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Wildbird Dreaming. Aboriginal Art from the Central Deserts of Australia

By: Amadio, Nadine & Kimber, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Greenhouse Publications: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID106108


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy.. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 144 pages These moving and powerful paintings from the Aboriginal artists of the Central Desert of Australia, known collectively as the Papunya School, speak strongly of the still living mythology of the desert Aborigines and their deep involvement with their traditional territ... View more info

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Children of the Dreamtime

By: Baldwin, Helen (Edited by Laura Murray)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Child & Associates: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289107


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A cople of small chips to DJ upper edge. Illustrated with colour reproductions of the author's art. Maps to endpapers. 104 pages For thirty years Helen Baldwin painted outback Australia and Aboriginal people. This book about her and her husband's journeys through central Australia is enhanced by the author's paintings. View more info

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Pictures, Patterns & Objects. Rock-Art of the Torres Strait Islands, Northeastern Australia

By: Brady, Liam M.

Price: $94.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID260675


Small Quarto Size. MINT - a NEW copy. Colour plates and photographs. Black & white maps. 497 pages Positioned at one of anthropology's most significant boundaries, the Torres Strait Islands and their indigenous inhabitants have fascinated scientists for well over a century. Pictures, Patterns, and Objects explores the rich yet relatively unknown rock-art of the area to investigate Islander artistic expression as an indicator of social interaction. This richly illustrate... View more info

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The Aboriginal People of Tasmania

By: Clark, Julia

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmania, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID302322


Oblong small quarto. Very Good copy. Erratum slip pasted to lower corner of the half-title page. Colour and black & white illustrations. Black and White Photographs. 56 pages View more info

Image for White on Black. The Australian Aborigine Portrayed in Art

White on Black. The Australian Aborigine Portrayed in Art

By: Dutton, Geoffrey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293727


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in a Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. Includes errata slip to half-title page. 168 pages This book is an art book that is also a social history. How the white Europeans saw the black Australians, roughly from 1770 to 1970, and set it down in pencil or ink or paints, is the fascinating measure of their unde... View more info

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Aboriginal Bark Paintings

By: Edwards, Robert & Guerin, Bruce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248472


Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Photographic boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Decorated endpapers. Unpaginated View more info

Image for Australia's Living Heritage: Arts of the Dreaming

Australia's Living Heritage: Arts of the Dreaming

By: Isaacs, Jennifer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297268


Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs by Reg Morrison and others. Previous owner's details to front free end pape (neat label). 27 2pages. View more info

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Shadows of Utopia

By: Jurgensen, Manfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rockhampton, University of Central Queensland Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID258218


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour paintings by Cynthia Breusch. 140 pages An exhaustive survey in narrative verse of Australia's past, its Aboriginal beginnings and its colonising depredations, limitations and successes as well as its inevitable growing pains and present racial reconciliation. Contains 15 long-lined cantos and other verse. View more info

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Contemporary Aboriginal Art A guide to the rebirth of an ancient culture

By: McCulloch, Susan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID167651


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. A very nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 247pages In this updated edition, the author explores the regional differences and modern history of this unique work. She places in a historical and cultural perspective the art of some twenty land based regions, as well as outlining the developments in urban areas and giving biographies of the major... View more info

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Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Proceedings for the Season 1965 - 66 Volume 67

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Geographical Society , South Australian Branch: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288480


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - stiff Card Covers. Light marking to pale covers. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. 104 pages Major aricles include: The Need for Preservation of Aboriginal Cave Art [Edwards]; patterns of post-European Aboriginal Migration in South Australia [ Gale]; Matthew Flinders as an Author [Austin]; Proclamation day, South Australia [Mayo]; New Light on Captain Sturt's Northern expedition [Lawrenson]; A... View more info

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Royal Geographical Society of Australasia South Australian Branch Proceedings for the Season 1964 - 65 Volume 66

By: Williams, M [editor]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Geographical Society , South Australian Branch: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288481


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - stiff Card Covers. Light marking to pale covers. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. 99 pages Major articles include: The Artists who sailed with Baudin and Flinders [Mander-Jones]; The Functional Structure of Metropolitan Adelaide [Griffin]; Freeways or People? [Jensen]; Are Freeways needed in Metropolitan Adelaide? [Pak-Poy]; John William Dundas Blenkinsopp [Paton]; John Henry Barrow of "Th... View more info