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Image for Mariners are Warned. John Lort Stokes and the H.M.S. Beagle in Australia 1837-1843

Mariners are Warned. John Lort Stokes and the H.M.S. Beagle in Australia 1837-1843

By: Hordern, Marsden

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID205669

ISBN: 052284376X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black and White plates and drawings/maps and includes 7 charts in a pocket on rear pastedown. 359 pages View more info

Image for King of the Australian Coast: The Work of Phillip Parker King in the Mermaid and Bathurst 1817-1822

King of the Australian Coast: The Work of Phillip Parker King in the Mermaid and Bathurst 1817-1822

By: Hordern, Marsden

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Miegunyah Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305136

ISBN: 052284720X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Black and white maps including nine fold-out maps in rear pocket. xx, 441 pages The Miegunyah Press Series 2; no. 16. Winner of the 1998 NSW Premier's Literary Award for General History. View more info

A Squint Down Under

By: Hornadge, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publications: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID187085


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations 48 pages View more info

A Squint At The World

By: Hornadge, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publications: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID187086


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 48 pages View more info

Image for The Story of the Australian People

The Story of the Australian People

By: Horne, Donald

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Reader's Digest: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID196271

ISBN: 0949819670


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 320 pages The story of the people and events which have formed Australia from white settlement in the late eighteenth century View more info

Image for Australian Lives Stories of Twentieth Century Australians

Australian Lives Stories of Twentieth Century Australians

By: Hughes, Robin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1996

Seller ID: ID198389

ISBN: 0207191255


Octavo Size. Very Good Condition. Gift Inscription to Preliminary Pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 265 pages Brief biographies, based on interviews, of Nugget Coombs, Nancy Bird Walton, Neville Bonner, Sir Mark Oliphant, Donald Horne, Dame Joan Hammond, Jack Hazlitt. View more info

Image for Girt. The Unauthorised History of Australia

Girt. The Unauthorised History of Australia

By: Hunt, David

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Black Inc.: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID305612

ISBN: 1863956115


As new. 274 pages In this hilarious history of Australia David Hunt reveals the truth of Australia's past. View more info

The Boss Drover and his Mates

By: Ingham, Anne Marie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Halstead Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID214073

ISBN: 1875684336


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 201 pages + Appendices View more info

Image for True Patriots All, or News from Early Australia as Told in a Collection of Broadsides

True Patriots All, or News from Early Australia as Told in a Collection of Broadsides

By: Ingleton, Geoffrey C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle Co.: 1988

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID259170

ISBN: 0804815453


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Facsimile edition. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 280 pages View more info

Image for MARKING TIME Australia's Abandoned Buildings

MARKING TIME Australia's Abandoned Buildings

By: Ingpen, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID166983

ISBN: 072701160X


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by Robert Ingpen. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 128pages View more info

Image for The Glorious Years of Australia Fair from the Birth of the Bulletin to Versailles

The Glorious Years of Australia Fair from the Birth of the Bulletin to Versailles

By: Inson, Graeme and Ward, Russell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Milton, Qld, Jacaranda Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305785

ISBN: 0701604204


Landscape Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Complete with 12" Stereo/Mono LP Record. The book is very lightly rubbed at upper edge. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates and drawings. Black & white photographs. 157 pages The record was produced by Geoffrey Barnes and Graeme Inson. The musical composition was by Martin & Gerry Wesley-Smith. Singers and musicians were Martin & Gerry Wesley-Smith and Keith Conlon. ... View more info

Image for Pioneer Women of the Bush and Outback

Pioneer Women of the Bush and Outback

By: Isaacs, Jennifer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID285971

ISBN: 0701828013


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 256 pages Explores the history and influence of ordinary women in the bush and country towns during the 19th and early 20th centuries. View more info

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

ISBN: 0733605281


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

Image for Sentenced to Cross the Raging Sea. The Story of Sam Johnson, Victim of Oldham's Bankside Riot of 1834. (Inscribed by Author)

Sentenced to Cross the Raging Sea. The Story of Sam Johnson, Victim of Oldham's Bankside Riot of 1834. (Inscribed by Author)

By: Johnson, Ross

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304150

ISBN: 0646440039


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Excellent condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Inscribed by the author on half-title page " John and Faye, For our trans Siberian fellow adventurers! Happy Christmas 2004. Ross". Also the numbers 80/500 pencilled to the publications page. 328 pages A throroughly researched story of Sam Johnson (the author's ancestor) who was transported to Austr... View more info

Image for The Bible Of The Bush. 125 Years of The Weekly Times, 1869 - 1994.

The Bible Of The Bush. 125 Years of The Weekly Times, 1869 - 1994.

By: Jones, Hugh (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Hamlyn: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221837

ISBN: 0947334661


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm] Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour and black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to half-title page. 338 pages Foreward by Geoffrey Blainey. View more info

Image for Number 2 Home A Story of Japanese Pioneers in Australia

Number 2 Home A Story of Japanese Pioneers in Australia

By: Jones, Noreen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID250809

ISBN: 1863683682


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 224 pages An engaging account of the Japanese presence in Australia from the late colonial period until World War Two. View more info

Image for History of Australasia. From The Earliest Times To The Present Day With A Chapter On Australian Literature

History of Australasia. From The Earliest Times To The Present Day With A Chapter On Australian Literature

By: Jose, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1913

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: ID211772


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good Condition. Gilt titles to spine. Black & white illustrations. [xi] 279, [32] pages View more info

Image for The Liberators

The Liberators

By: Joy, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Golden Press: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID13208

ISBN: 0855585641


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

ISBN: 0855582952


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 Exiles

By: Joy, William

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Shakespeare Head Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302219

ISBN: 0855582790


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 213 pages This book is the story of Australia's Colonial history. View more info