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A.G. Stephens: Selected Writings

By: A.G. Stephens

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228488

ISBN: 020713541X

Condition: Very Good Condition


448 pages. Slight crease on front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Literature & Literary; ISBN: 020713541X. ISBN/EAN: 9780207135415. Inventory No: 228488. Paperback View more info

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Attitudes to Non-European Immigration

By: A.T. Yarwood

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Australia, Cassell: 1968

Seller ID: 226172

Condition: Good Condition


Problems in Australian History 146 pages. Age tanning to pages. Cover has a few faint creases. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian History; History; Inventory No: 226172. Paperback View more info

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Advance Australia - Album of Melbourne Views

By: Advance Australia

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Government PrintER: 1889

Seller ID: 233666

Condition: Very Good Condition


Message reads: With my best love to Dear Mother, Christine, Melbourne Dec 25th 1889. The photos are sepia and fold out to give you a very accurate pictures what Melbourne looked like in 1888-1889. The outside of the book has a few scratches and marks but it is nearly 130 years old so for its age it is in very good condition Inscription to previous owner on front pastedown. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Austra... View more info

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Calthorpe's House - A Museum Guide [Department of Territories]

By: Anne Bickford

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Government Printing Service: 1987

Seller ID: 232213

ISBN: 0644064854

Condition: Very Good Condition


36 pages. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australian::Australian History; Australia; Genealogy & Local History; ISBN: 0644064854. ISBN/EAN: 9780644064859. Inventory No: 232213. Paperback View more info

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More Tales from Our Streets: Images and Stories of Illawarra's History

By: Anne Wood

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Private Publication: 2000

Seller ID: 249383

ISBN: 0957833008

Condition: Very Good Condition


Is the first collection of stories based on the long-running Illawarra Mercury column of the same name. 128 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian History; Australian::Australia - NSW. ISBN: 0957833008. ISBN/EAN: 9780957833005. Inventory No: 249383. Paperback View more info

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Rock me Hard...Rock Me Soft : A History of the Geological Society of Australia Incorporated

By: B.J. Cooper and D. F. Branagan

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Australia, Geological Society of Australia inc: 1994

Seller ID: 248880

ISBN: 0909869898

Condition: Very Good Condition


194 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Science::Geology; Science & Technology; Australian::Australian History. ISBN: 0909869898. ISBN/EAN: 9780909869892. Inventory No: 248880. Paperback View more info

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Documents on Art and Taste in Australia The Colonial Period 1770-1914

By: Bernard Smith - Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 250092

ISBN: 0195504763

Condition: Good Condition


This book brings together, in the form of an annotated critical anthology, a selection of writings by, or about, artists who lived and worked in Australia between 1770 and 1914. The extracts are arranged chronologically and by topic in order to illustrate the current preoccupations of a period. The author has built his selections round the two themes of Art and Nature, providing a wide variety of approach while at the same time indicating, in his own commentary, the ways in which these ideas were linked to the emergence of traditional attitudes. Each chapter contains an explanatory introductio... View more info

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Amazing Grace

By: Bill 'Swampy' Marsh

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2014

Seller ID: 249164

ISBN: 0733330541

Condition: Good Condition


Great Australian stories of faith and friendship in outback Australia, gathered by the inimitable Bill 'Swampy' Marsh - bestselling author of Great Australian Flying Doctor Stories and Great Australian CWA Stories. 'the term "Bible bashing" took on new meaning in our household ... Mum used to suffer from bunions; that is until she started bashing them with the heavy family Bible, believing the Lord's weight behind the Lord's word could move anything from mountains to bunions.' Priests, pastors and preachers play a vital part in the lives of people in remote and regional Australia. Ofte... View more info

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The National Trust in New South Wales

By: Bill Richards [Text]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231400

ISBN: 0727016970

Condition: Very Good Condition


152 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Genealogy & Local History; ISBN: 0727016970. ISBN/EAN: 9780727016973. Inventory No: 231400. Hardcover View more info

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To Build A Nation: Infrastructure, Cities, Planning, Design

By: Birrell, Mark [Introduction]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Design Masters Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 244720

ISBN: 097758660X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Examines the Australian experience of private infrastructure investment and public private partnerships through a selection of articles. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Genealogy & Local History; ISBN: 097758660X. ISBN/EAN: 9780977586608. Inventory No: 244720. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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An Incredible Race of People: A Passionate History of Australia

By: Bob Katter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Pier 9: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 249627

ISBN: 1742665810

Condition: Very Good Condition


'In 1988, Queensland politician Bob Katter Jnr was, at short notice, called upon to officiate and entertain the King and Queen of Spain. At dinner the three discussed Australian white settlement and our forebears, prompting Queen Sofia to remark, 'What an incredible race of people you are.' Today Bob Katter Jnr is one of the country's best known federal politicians. He's forthright, outspoken and has achieved extraordinary notoriety as a politician of real conviction across an astonishing breadth of issues that defy all attempts at easy categorisation. Bob Katter is a complex man, and he's pas... View more info

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A Century of Struggle: The A.L.P. A Centenary History

By: Brian McKinlay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Collins Dove: 1988

Seller ID: 244114

ISBN: 0859245659

Condition: Good Condition


"The Australian Labor Party has the longest history of any political party in Australia and is one of the oldest democratic socialist parties in the world. It has always attracted wide support from all sections of Australian society, and no history of this country is complete without reference to the services of the men and women of the Australian Labor Party and the fundamental role the party had played in building the nation. This book presents the history of the party – its origins, growth, victories and defeats, debates and achievements." Spine and rear cover faded. 216 pages. Li... View more info

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The Magazine of Holy Cross College Ryde Volume 45

By: Brothers of St Patrick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Private Publication: 1998

Seller ID: 243218

Condition: Very Good Condition


132 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Genealogy & Local History; Australian::Australia - NSW. Inventory No: 243218. Paperback View more info

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Yacker - Australian Writers Talk About Their Work

By: Candida Baker

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Books: 1986

Seller ID: 232031

ISBN: 0330270648

Condition: Good Condition


Christina Stead, Peter Carey, Helen Garner et al 314 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Australian::Australian History. ISBN: 0330270648. ISBN/EAN: 9780330270649. Inventory No: 232031. Paperback View more info

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The Auctioneers: Lawsons The First 100 Years

By: Carl Ruhen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ayrers & James Heritage Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 243869

ISBN: 0949256005

Condition: Very Good Condition


Two remarkable men, James R. Lawson, founder of the company and his son Max, who with a combination of skill, enterprise, humour and a special brand of individuality, guided the company to the pre-eminence it enjoys today. 160 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Australia; Genealogy & Local History; Antiques & Collectibles. ISBN: 0949256005. ISBN/EAN: 9780949256003. Inventory No: 243869. Hardcover View more info

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The Auctioneers: Lawsons The First 100 Years

By: Carl Ruhen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ayrers & James Heritage Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 248252

ISBN: 0949256005

Condition: Very Good Condition


Two remarkable men, James R. Lawson, founder of the company and his son Max, who with a combination of skill, enterprise, humour and a special brand of individuality, guided the company to the pre-eminence it enjoys today. 160 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Australia; Genealogy & Local History; Antiques & Collectibles. ISBN: 0949256005. ISBN/EAN: 9780949256003. Inventory No: 248252. Hardcover View more info

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Mapping Sydney: A Sketchbook

By: Caroline Bouquet

Price: $35.00

Publisher: MCCM Creations: 2013

Seller ID: 232910

ISBN: 9881521807

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This sketchbook of Sydney is a cartographic work on the idea of living elsewhere. 96 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian History; Genealogy & Local History; Rare & Collectible::Rare & Collectible. ISBN/EAN: 9789881521804. Inventory No: 232910. Hardcover View more info

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Absolutely Mardi Gras: Costume & Design Of The Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras

By: Colin Rowan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday: 1996

Seller ID: 240925

ISBN: 0868246824

Condition: Very Good Condition


Costume and design of the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 106 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Gay & Lesbian::Fiction; Gay & Lesbian; Australian::Australian History. ISBN/EAN: 9780868246826. Inventory No: 240925. Paperback View more info