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Shipwrecks

By: Mackenzie, Margaret E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The National Press, Pty. Ltd: 1964

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: ID307875


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and faint sticker stain to lower edge. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Double page map. 135 pages The historical account of 18 Shipwrecks along the Victorian coast from Cape Otway to Port Fairy 1836-1914. View more info

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Georgiana's Journal Melbourne 1841-1865

By: McCrae, Hugh [Edited by

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID291032


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Very mild foxing to fore edges. Light rubbing to DJ edges. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Foreword to Second edition by Huntley Cowper; Foreword to First edition by W.B. Dalley. Introduction by the Editor. xxiv, 262 pages Hugh McCrae is Georgiana's grandson, also includes 'Fragments of a Diary kept by George Gordon McCrae Thirteen Years of Age' and 'An Essay Historical, Geographical, Anthropol... View more info

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Manangatang

By: McNicol, Adam

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ballarat, Ten Bag Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302555

ISBN: 0646550802


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards with wrap around paper band. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs by Andrew Chapman. 224 pages Local history of this Victorian country town. View more info

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The Tech. A Centenary History of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

By: Murray-Smith, Stephen & Dare, Anthony John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hyland House: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297895

ISBN: 0947062068


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some minir creasing to lower edge of front panel - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by the authors. 495 pages View more info

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Melbourne's Delights

By: Muscular Dystrophy Association

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, BMS: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302422

ISBN: 0975185306


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 109 pages Images of Melbourne- The World's Most liveable City View more info

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Nicolina's Story: A Woman of the Land

By: Nicolina, La Contadina [Edited by D.A. Davies]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, BEA*MAR Productions: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291568

ISBN: 1876677708


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Maps. 135 pages The story of La Contadina Nicolina, born in Italy in 1930, who migrated to Australia in about 1947 to a life of gruelling farmwork and an arranged marriage. Her story shows a woman who embodies the true essence of being mother, daughter, wife and friend. View more info

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WHERE THE MALLEE MEETS THE MURRAY A Centenary History of the Shire of Mildura

By: Parsons, Ronald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mildura, Vic, Mildura Shire Council: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266568

ISBN: 0731694953


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Card covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 320 pages View more info

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Pioneer Teachers of the Kelly Country Head Teachers and their Schools in North-East Victoria during the 1870s and 1880s

By: Pryor, L.J. & Pryor, G.W.

Price: $41.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289803

ISBN: 1925333698


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 255 pages A study of schooling in remote colonial Victoria. It also looks at the role of several teachers in the Ned Kelly saga. View more info

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More Old Gold Towns of Victoria

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

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID194761

ISBN: 0851793916


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 colour reproductions. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Unpaginated View more info

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Caulfield's Heritage [Four Volume set]

By: Solomon, Geulah Dr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, City of Caulfield: 1989

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID225542

ISBN: 0959458573


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Four (4) volume set. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Vol 1 - Caulfield's Building Heritage; Vol 2 - Caulfield's Cultural Heritage; Vol 3 - Caulfield's Recreational Heritage; and Vol 4 - Caulfield's Recent Municipal Heritage. Missing the original slipcase and Vol 4 spine a touch faded. 116, 147, 118 & 181 pages View more info

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Great Ocean Road

By: Stepnell, K.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309506

ISBN: 0851793711


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 Colour photographs. 32 pages Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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Rich Vein Of Learning. The Origins Of The University Of Ballarat 1869-1993

By: Sunter, Anne Beggs

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ballarat, University of Ballarat: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID253055

ISBN: 0646220489


Very Good condition. Gift card stuck to half-title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 199 pages View more info

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The Educational Activities in Victoria of the Rt. Hon. H.C.E. Childers

By: Sweetman, Edward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10023


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Spine a little faded. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 140 pages. Childers arrived in Australia in 1850 and was soon became a member of the Legislative Council [1852]. He was instrumental in the establishment of the University of Melbourne and was Vice Chancellor until 1857. He subsequently returned to England and enjoyed a long parliamentary career there. View more info

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The Little Desert

By: Thiele, Colin (Text) & Burt, Jocelyn (Photographs)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305787

ISBN: 0851798586


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 photographs by Jocelyn Burt. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 56 pages View more info

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Melbourne on the Yarra

By: Tipping, Marjorie

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Editions: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283256

ISBN: 0701810084


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 30cm x 21cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Pastedowns are a little bubbled [publication flaw] with an abrasion to front pastedown. Slight yellowing to upper DJ edge with small chip to spine tail. Illustrated with over 100 sepia photographs. 95 pages Melbourne- its history and mores - is revealed through this collection of nineteenth century and contemporary photographs View more info

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Hail Victoria!

By: Ussher, Kathleen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307159


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some minor spots of foxing to free endpapers and fore edge. illustrated with blue and white in-text drawings. 262 pages View more info

Image for Goldfields and the Gothic A Hidden Heritage & Folklore

Goldfields and the Gothic A Hidden Heritage & Folklore

By: Waldron, David [Edited & Compiled by]

Price: $41.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289974

ISBN: 1925333515


MINT - a NEW copy. 194 pages an anthology by local historians of the long buried legends, histories and folklore of the Victorian goldfields and their legacy today View more info

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The Colony of Victoria: Its History, Commerce, and Gold Mining; It's Social and Political Institutions; down to the end of 1863 with Remarks, Incidental and Comparative, Upon the Other Australian Colonies

By: Westgarth, William

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Son, and Marston: 1864

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309232


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Fold-out colour map. Ferguson 18420. Dark Green/Blue blind-stamped boards. Gilt title to spine. 4 pages of advertisements to rear. A couple of small ink anotations to front free endpaper. 503 pages View more info

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The Luck of the Draw A Centenary of Tattersall's Sweeps 1881-1981

By: Wilson, Trevor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Trevor Wilson: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15653

ISBN: 0858280051


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Colour and black & white illustrations. 212 pages View more info

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The Vanished Land Disappearing Dynasties of Victoria's Western Districts

By: Zachariah, Richard

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Mile End, SA, Wakefield Press: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296066

ISBN: 1743055013


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 328 pages The Vanished Land is the Western District of Victoria stripped of its identity, its social elite of grazing dynasties departed for their own reasons. This melancholy exodus has increased recently as the myriad pressures of holding inherited land have become intolerable in a nation never intimidated by ditching its past. No longer is the Western District home of a ruling class that for 150 years bestrode an Australia riding on the sheep’s back. The Vanished Land is a human tale of leaving, of a disconnect with th... View more info