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Image for Muma's Boarding House. Life, Laughter and Lodgers in 1930s Australia

Muma's Boarding House. Life, Laughter and Lodgers in 1930s Australia

By: Ball, Shirley

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID4012


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Drawings by Eva Wickenberg. Previous owner's details to front & rear free end papers. 144pages. View more info

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The Awakening Giant

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221667


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 180 pages A look at Australia north of Capricorn. View more info

The Struggle for the Great Barrier Reef

By: Clare, Patricia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12286


Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected. colour photos 224pages. View more info

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Dusty Distances Yesterday's Australia

By: Conquest, R.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID9724


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 169pages A rumbustious story of the exploits of a young English immigrant during the decade of the Great Depression. Only seventeen when he exchanges his comfortable middle-class environment for the uncertain life of an adventurer in the backblocks of Australia. View more info

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A Land Full of Possibilities. A History of South Australia's Northern Territory (Signed by author)

By: Donovan, P.F.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: St. Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID178648


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. Black & white illustrations. Signed by the author. 267 pages The story of South Australia's efforts to maintain a colony in the Northern Territory from the beginnings in 1863 until 1911, when no longer able to carry the burden of mounting debt, control of the Territory was transferred from South Australia to the Commonwea... View more info

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End of a Beginning

By: Ford, Margaret

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID3034


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 191pages. View more info

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The Flying Nun And the women of the West

By: Jensen, Sister Anne Maree and Rychmans, Jeanne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Random House Australia: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID291647


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Crease to front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 248 pages View more info

AUSTRALIA'S GREAT BARRIER REEF

By: Serventy, Vincent

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID91753


12mo. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar sleeve. DJ is chipped with some loss. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 87pages View more info

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Riding High

By: Smith, G.A.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID210787


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. FFEP neatly removed. Previous owners name to prelims. 198 pages. An amusing account ot the rewards and despairs of outback life in Australia in the pre-WW2 era. View more info