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The Beerburrum Experiment: A History of Australia's First World War One Soldier Settlement

By: Johnson, Murray

Price: $36.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291072

ISBN: 192533354X


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 165 pages Although South Australia was the first to legislate for soldier settlement, Queensland seized the initiative when it opened up a large area of land at Beerburrum, just north of Brisbane, to settle military veterans in July 1916. It was an experiment in rural development that was, however, to have unfortunate results, for in far too many cases returned servicemen, their wives and children were con... View more info

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The Whirlwind Country

By: Knowles, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302883


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. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 138 pages There are 100 photographs, all in full colour showing for the first time a most unusual and starting record of an unexploited world. View more info

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Brisbane Sketchbook

By: Newell, Peter [Text] & White, Unk [Drawings]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID302029


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. Black & white illustrations. 64 pages View more info

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Over the Hills The Enchanted Beginning that will never end.

By: O'Reilly, Bernard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Brisbane, W.R. Smith & Paterson Pty Lt: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297222


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is a little edgeworn. Smal chip to lower edge of front free endpaper. Inscribed and signed by author on title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 196 pages View more info

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Wings Over The Cape. The World's Longest Mail Runs

By: Pike, Glenville

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Mareeba, Qld, Pinevale Publications: No DateCirca 1985

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID302126

ISBN: 1875375074


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Minor mark to base of spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 183 pages View more info

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Centenary Cavalcade 1859 - 1959 Queensland Centenary

By: Queensland Government

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Penrod Publishers /Centenary Celebrations Executive Officer, Premier's Deparment, Queensland: 1959

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID297068


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good Condition. Spine chipped at edges with some rubbing to covers. Illustrated with Black and White and some Colour Photographs. 172 pages A record of the principal events staged in connection with the Queensland Centenary Celebrations during 1959, and an abridged History of Queensland from the days of early colonisation through 100 years of self-government. View more info

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AUSTRALIA'S GREAT BARRIER REEF

By: Serventy, Vincent

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID91753


.12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm] Very Good condition in Fair Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price-clipped DJ is chipped and rubbed at edges with some splits at the folds. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Map to frotn pastedown. 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

ISBN: 072700509X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our 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

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A Place of Light and Learning The University of Queensland's First Seventy-Five Years

By: Thomis, Malcolm, I.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St. Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID259014

ISBN: 0702217972


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good + in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a touch sunned. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xii, 429 pages Written to celebrate the seventy-fifth anniversary of the University of Queensland. View more info

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Tropic Coast. The Coastal Playgrounds of Queensland.

By: Toghill, Jeff

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, NSW, Reed: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID303467

ISBN: 0589503340


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 and Black & White Photographs. 88 pages This book describes over 100 spots between Cape York and the NSW border. View more info

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Redlands The Story of an Australian Shire

By: Townsend, Derek

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Published by Author: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID247972

ISBN: 0947074007


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 244 pages View more info