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Waterholes of Western Australia

By: Baglin, Douglass and Austin, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, NSW, Murray Child: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID216151

ISBN: 0908048653


Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD+ in Good jacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. DJ marked and stained at base. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 80 pages View more info

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The Christmas Island Story

By: Bailey, Eric

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Stacey International: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298615

ISBN: 0905743083


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 88 pages View more info

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The White Divers of Broome the True Story of a Fatal Experiment

By: Bailey, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Macmillan: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID192114

ISBN: 0732910781


Very Good copy. Contains b/w illustrations and maps. 301 pages True story of British Royal Navy trained divers sent to Broome to try and master the perilous art of pearl shell diving and overcome the Asian stranglehold on the pearling industry. View more info

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A Line on Kalamunda

By: Brown, Gerry (Coordinated by) & Harper-Nelson, John (Compiled & Edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Perth, The Nine Club: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276188

ISBN: 0908112084


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations by the Kalamunda and Districts Arts and Crafts Group. 75 pages View more info

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The New Frontier Australia's Rising Northwest

By: Carter, Jeff

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254274

ISBN: 020712146X


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 & White Photographs as well as black and whitemaps. Previous owner's name to the title page. 90 pages View more info

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An Emu Named Tuesday and Other Stories [Signed by Author]

By: Cochrane, Isabelle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Northbridge, Western Australia, Access Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID236081

ISBN: 0864450923


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Single ink spot atop front cover. Black & white illustrations. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on title page. 111 pages With humorous Illustrations by Jennifer Walsh. View more info

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Broometime

By: Coombs, Anne and Varga, Susan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sceptre: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID210599

ISBN: 0733614493


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 294 pages View more info

Image for Pearl Shell and Pastures.  The Story of Cossack and Roebourne, and their place in the History of the North West, from Earliest Explorations to 1910

Pearl Shell and Pastures. The Story of Cossack and Roebourne, and their place in the History of the North West, from Earliest Explorations to 1910

By: De La Rue, Kathy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Western Australia, Cossack Project Committee: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296518


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Preliminary page clipped at top corner. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 134 pages View more info

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The Last Pearling Lugger. A pearl diver's story

By: Dodd, Mark

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309210

ISBN: 1742610498


Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 239 pages View more info

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Stirling City

By: Easton, Leonard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nedlands, University of Western Australia Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID196640

ISBN: 0855640510


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Presentation plate to prelims. 215 pages An account of the century of activity and progress in Western Australia's newest and most populous city. Published inthe city's centenary. View more info

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Bread Without Butter

By: Forrest-Yakovina, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wmbley, WA, MY Consultancy: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID247830


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 18(R), 250 pages A powerful account of Jinny (Jesse Maude Forrest) and her life in Western Australia from 1930-1975. View more info

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50 Years of Powering Western Australia: From Western Colleries to Wesfarmers Coal

By: Graham-Taylor, Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collie, WA, Wesfarmers: 2003

Seller ID: ID262409


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White/Sepia Photographs. 111 pages With a Foreword by Sir Charles Court. View more info

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The Man. His Royal Highness Prince Leonard Sovereign of The Hutt River Principality.

By: Hyslop, R.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Western Australia, Hutt River Province: No DateCirca 1981

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID300081


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 85 pages View more info

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Over the Range Sunshine and Shadow in the Kimberleys

By: Idriess, Ion

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296500


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Fair - Good dustjacket [now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve]. DJ is edgeworn with some loss to spine ends and chip to upper front panel. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 316 pages View more info

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Daughters of Midas. Pioneer Women of the Eastern Goldfields

By: King, Norma

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Perth, Hesperian Press: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID290485


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 182 pages The first factual book to focus on women in the goldfields of the 188-1914 era. View more info

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The History of the Merredin District

By: Law, F

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Perth, Merredin Road Board: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303592


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. 222 pages This history of Merredin which Mr Law has produced, provides us with a documentary account of the progress and development of the Town and District of Merredin. View more info

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Only The Wind Was Free (60 Years in Wave Rock Country)

By: Mouritz, M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Joondanna, WA, Published by the Author: 1990

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID277971

ISBN: 1862528187


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Card wraps, Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 186 pages 60 years of farming in the Hyden region of Western Australia. View more info

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60 Years in Wave Rock Country

By: Mouritz, W.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Shenton Park, Para-Quad Industries: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID285315


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. approx 96 pages View more info

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Shaping Australia's West: The Life of John Nicholson

By: Nicholson, Robert

Price: $41.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2019

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308083

ISBN: 192580190X


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 164 pages Scots are renowned for leaving their homes and successfully settling elsewhere in the world. John Nicholson was no exception. As a young man in his twenties he interrupted his studies to be a lawyer and followed his elder brother to Brisbane. After five years there working with a law firm he returned to Edinburgh to become a lawyer and was admitted to practice. At the age of 29 he set out for Western Australia. There he started a law firm and became a commercial adviser in demand. The commercial community petitioned hi... View more info

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The Rivers of Home. Frank Lacy - Kimberley Pioneer

By: Nixon, Marion

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Perth, Published by Author: No Date[Circa 1975]

Edition: 1st Edition [Assumed]

Seller ID: ID285702


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 & White Photographs. Maps. 124 pages The story of Frank Boswood Lacy, born in New Zealand in 1899, who having made a great contribution to the Kimberley district by his movement of stock from established stations to markets in the developing west and east Kimberley, turned to make the more difficult but arable country of the north Kimberley his home. View more info