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Symbols of Australia.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Mimmo Cozzolino: 2000

Seller ID: 32674


20th anniversary edition. Introduced by Geoffrey Blainey and Phillip Adams. 4to. 192pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646403095 ***Commercial art and advertising. View more info

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Historical Records of New South Wales. Volume 6: King & Bligh, 1806, 1807 & 1808.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdown Slattery: 1978

Seller ID: 34443


Facsimile reprint (first published 1898). 876pp, folding maps and illustrations. Brown buckram, decorated in blind, with the dustwrapper. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 0868330078 View more info

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An Exelent Coliney : the practical idealists of 1836-1846.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1978

Seller ID: 33577


x, 174pp, b&w illustrations, endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). Slight impression of paper clip at top corner of front endpaper and first leaf. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0727004913 ***The early settlement of South Australia. View more info

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The Shearers.

By: ADAM SMITH, Patsy.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1982

Seller ID: 12252


4to. 416pp, well illustrated in b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine and adjacent strip a little faded). A very good clean copy. ***Author's warm inscription on half-title to 'Max & Thedda' - her long time-friends the Tasmanian artist Max Angus and his wife Thedda. View more info

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Northern Safari : a souvenir programme.

By: ADAMS, Keith A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Author: nd [1950s]

Seller ID: 28318


185x165mm. [24]pp, well illustrated with b&w photographs, small slip advertising the film's run at the Star Theatre, Launceston, inserted. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Very good clean copy. ***Promotional booklet for the film of the same name - an 'authentic portrayal of the Australian outdoors and the laws of nature', made by and featuring Keith, Audrey, Margaret and Tiger Adams (the latter a dog). Keith Adams grew up in Bridport, Tasmania. View more info

EARLY GEORGIAN. Extracts from the Journal of George Allen (1800-1877).

By: ALLEN, George Wigram Dundas.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1958

Seller ID: 9417


First edition. 136pp, pictorial eps. Cloth with d/w (very sl wear to edges). Very good. ***Allen was the first attorney and solicitor to be educated in New South Wales. His journal provides 'an illuminating picture of life in early Sydney'. View more info

Jeremy Kane: a Canadian historical adventure novel of the 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion, and its brutal aftermath in the Australian penal colonies.

By: ALLINSON, Sydney.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Xlibris [for the author]: 1998

Seller ID: 28026


366pp. Soft covers, spine slightly faded. Very good. ISBN 073880102X View more info

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Stapylton: with Major Mitchell's Australia Felix expedition 1836.

By: ANDREWS, Alan E.J. (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1986

Seller ID: 25439


1000 numbered and signed copies. 296pp, illustrations, maps. Blue linen, gilt decoration and titles, with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0908528140 ***The previously unpublished journal of Mitchell's second-in-command, with commentary. View more info

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The Devil's Wilderness : George Caley's journey to Mount Banks, 1804.

By: ANDREWS, Alan E.J. (ed)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1984

Seller ID: 21288


No XVIII of XXV copies signed by the editor. 150pp, illustrations & maps. The special issue bound in half green leather and green cloth by the Dove Bindery. Gilt decoration on upper board and gilt spine titles, in mylar dustwrapper and matching slipcase. Slight fading at head of spine and the mylar wrapper slightly rubbed, otherwise fine. ***The standard issue of this book was itself limited to 375 numbered and signed copies. ISBN 0 908528 12 4 View more info

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The Devil's Wilderness : George Caley's journey to Mount Banks, 1804.

By: ANDREWS, Alan E.J. (ed)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1984

Seller ID: 30541


The edition was of 375 numbered and signed copies: this copy out-of-series (neither signed nor numbered). 150pp, illustrations, maps. Green cloth, gilt device on the upper board, with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0 908528 12 4 View more info

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Natural Curiosity : unseen art of the First Fleet.

By: ANEMAAT, Louise.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, New South: 2014

Seller ID: 32740


4to. 2546pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. Limp pictorial papered boards. Fine. (new). ISBN 1742234097 ***Numerous illustrations of Australian natural history, many unseen prior to 2011, by First Fleet artists such as Thomas Watling, John Doody and 'the Port Jackson painter'. View more info

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Building a Nation : a history of the Australian house.

By: ARCHER, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Collins: 1987

Seller ID: 34458


Square 4to. 240pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0002174987 View more info

The Push from the Bush : a bulletin of social history. No 24, April 1987.

By: ATKINSON, Alan (ed).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Armidale, University of New England: 1987

Seller ID: 30597


88pp. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. Articles: 'Emptying the hulks: Duncan Campbell and the first three fleets to Australia' (Dan Byrnes); 'The Future of Botany Bay'; 'Gender in early NSW society' (Marian Aveling); 'A Moderate System of Passport'; 'The Primitive Origins of Parliament' (Alan Atkinson); 'The Ghosts of Castlereagh'; Reply to Miriam Dixson (Kim Humphery). ***A product of the research for the 1838 'slice' of The Australians: a bicente... View more info

Glimpses of Australia: an album of photographic gems. Depicting scenes, cities, industries, and interesting phases of Australian life, with concise literary descriptions.

By: Australia:

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Gordon & Gotch: 1987

Seller ID: 26291


Reprint of the 1897 edition. 2 volumes. Oblong 4to. 388&388pp, b&w photographs. Original cloth with dustwrappers. Very good to fine. ISBN 0958854203 View more info

COMMONWEALTH LITERARY FUND LECTURES 1963. Australian English by W.S. Ransom. The Literary Career of J.F. Mortlock by G.A. Wilkes.

By: Australian Literature:

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University: [1963?]

Seller ID: 11358


26pp, wrappers. Very good. View more info

Painted Ships, Painted Oceans: Art and Artefacts from the Australian National Maritime Museum.

By: Australian National Maritime Museum.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, S H Ervin Gallery/National Trust Centre: 1990

Seller ID: 27751


Oblong. 20pp. Well illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Pictorial, stiff card stapled wrappers (slightly yellowed outer margins on wrapper only). Very good. ***Catalogue for an exhibition held 14 September -14 October, 1990. View more info

ISLANDS OF AUSTRALIA.

By: BAGLIN, Douglass and Barbara Mullins.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1972

Seller ID: 12661


Designed by Beryl Green. 4to. 144pp, colour photographs, maps. Pictorial papered boards (slightly rubbed at head of spine). Inscription of ffep. Good. View more info

Image for George Robertson : a publishing life in letters.

George Robertson : a publishing life in letters.

By: BARKER, Anthony.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brisbane, UQP: 1993

Seller ID: 33840


226pp, b&w plates. Soft covers. Edges yellowed. A good clean copy. ISBN 0702225126 View more info

GEORGE ROBERTSON. A Publishing Life in Letters.

By: BARKER, Anthony.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: St Lucia, Qld., UQP: 1993

Seller ID: 11718


225pp, b&w photographs. Cloth-textured papered boards with d/w (spine lightly sunned). Superficial (i.e.only in the paper) cracks in hinges. Very good. View more info

Miles Franklin.

By: BARNARD, Marjorie.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hill of Content: 1967

Seller ID: 9055


174pp, b/w photographs. Cloth with dustwrapper (extremities a little rubbed). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for That Better Country : the religious aspect of life in Eastern Australia 1835-1850.

That Better Country : the religious aspect of life in Eastern Australia 1835-1850.

By: BARRETT, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1966

Seller ID: 35210


214pp, b&w illustrations. Cloth with dustwrapper (extremities slightly rubbed, spine slightly faded and with a short closed clean tear at its foot, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

BEHIND THE PICTURE. H.M.S. Rattlesnake's Australia - New Guinea cruise, 1846 to 1850.

By: BASSETT, Marnie.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melb., Oxford University Press: 1966

Seller ID: 5756


112pp, frontis, 20 b&w plates, 2 maps, front ep map, folding col. plate at rear. Cloth (lower corners bumped) with d/w (a couple of tiny silverfish nibbles, short closed tear at lower front flap). Very good. View more info

Image for Western Australia : a history from its discovery to the inauguration of the Commonwealth.

Western Australia : a history from its discovery to the inauguration of the Commonwealth.

By: BATTYE, J.S.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Nedlands, W.A., University of Western Australia Press: 1978

Seller ID: 32063


(Historical Reprint series.) Facsimile edition, with an introduction by B.K. de Garis. 480pp, 2 folding tables and a map at rear. Synthetic cloth with dustwrapper (spine dulled). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0855641363 View more info

Image for Memories of Tasmania and of the Macleay River and New England districts of New South Wales and of Port Fairy in the Western District of Port Phillip 1834-1848.

Memories of Tasmania and of the Macleay River and New England districts of New South Wales and of Port Fairy in the Western District of Port Phillip 1834-1848.

By: BAXTER, Annie.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1980

Seller ID: 13158


#223 of 500 copies. F'cap folio. 88pp. Cloth with dustwrapper. Fine. ***First published as 'Memories of the Past by a Lady in Australia' in 1873, this is the only subsequent edition. View more info

Image for Kennedy: the Barcoo and beyond 1847. The journals of Edmund Besley Court Kennedy and Alfred Allaston Turner, with new information on Kennedy's life.

Kennedy: the Barcoo and beyond 1847. The journals of Edmund Besley Court Kennedy and Alfred Allaston Turner, with new information on Kennedy's life.

By: BEALE, Edgar

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1983

Seller ID: 5457


750 numbered and signed copies. 292pp, illustrations, maps. Lettered cloth with pictorial glassine dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0 908528 11 6 View more info

Kennedy, the Barcoo and beyond 1847 : the journals of Edmund Besley Court Kennedy and Alfred Allaston Turner, with new information on Kennedy's life.

By: BEALE, Edgar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1983

Seller ID: 25440


The edition was limited to 750 numbered and signed copies, but this is an out-series copy, neither numbered nor signed. 292pp, illustrations, maps. Lettered cloth with pictorial glassine dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0 908528 11 6 View more info

Kennedy of Cape York.

By: BEALE, Edgar.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1970

Seller ID: 6680


First edition. 281pp, illus, including 6 maps, endpaper maps. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine slightly faded). Slight bump to top corner of upper board, otherwise very good. Owner's name on front paste-down ep. View more info

Image for Lighting Up Australia : the story of the Australian match manufacturing industry 1843-2000. Also includes a section on New Zealand.

Lighting Up Australia : the story of the Australian match manufacturing industry 1843-2000. Also includes a section on New Zealand.

By: BELL, Jerry.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Author: 2008

Seller ID: 32666


182pp, well illustrated. Soft covers. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0646495305 View more info

Drinkers and the anti-drink movement in New South Wales 1870-1930.

By: BERESFORD, Quentin.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Not published: 1983

Seller ID: 30151


A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Australian National University. xiii, 295pp; duplicated typescript, printed rectos only. Case-bound in blue cloth. Very good. View more info

Image for The Astronomical Knowledge of the Maori : genuine and empirical. Including data concerning their systems of Astrogeny, Astrolatry, and Natural Astrology, with notes on certain other natural phenomena.

The Astronomical Knowledge of the Maori : genuine and empirical. Including data concerning their systems of Astrogeny, Astrolatry, and Natural Astrology, with notes on certain other natural phenomena.

By: BEST, Elsdon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wellington, NZ, Government Printer: 1972

Seller ID: 8114


(Dominion Museum Monograph no 3.) Reprint; first published 1922. 80pp. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. View more info

Image for Australian Dictionary of Biography (in 16 volumes 1788-1980) plus Index to vols 1-12 and Supplement 1580-1980.

Australian Dictionary of Biography (in 16 volumes 1788-1980) plus Index to vols 1-12 and Supplement 1580-1980.

By: Biography:

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1966-2005

Seller ID: 32157


18 volumes in all, complete from 1788 to 1980. Vols 1-2 (1788-1850), 3-6 (1851-90), Vols 7-12 (1891-1939), Index to 1-12; Vols 13-16 (1940-80), Supplement 1580-1980 (includes a complete name index to vols 1-16); with various corrigenda sheets loosely inserted. Red cloth with dustwrappers. The dustwrapper spines of the earlier volumes are a little sunned and their extremities a little rubbed; all are now in protective sleeves. A very good clean set. View more info

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Benedictine Pioneers in Australia.

By: BIRT, Henry Norbert.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Polding Press: [1970]

Seller ID: 30399


Facsimile of the London 1911 edition (this publisher's name given only on the spine). Two volumes. 8vo, [I] xiv, 504pp; frontis portrait, 4 portrait illustrations. [II] [viii], 516pp; frontis protrait, 3 portrait illustrations, index. Brown faux leather, gilt spine titles. Slight spotting of top edges. Very good. *** Much on the convict system, with a clergy list for Australia in 1857. View more info

Image for The Oxford History of Australia. Volume 5: 1942-1988, the Middle Way.

The Oxford History of Australia. Volume 5: 1942-1988, the Middle Way.

By: BOLTON, Geoffrey.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 28847


8vo. xiv, 334pp, map, black & white photographs. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. Gift inscription on half-title. ISBN 019554613X View more info

The Colonial Image : Australian painting 1800-1880.

By: BONYHADY, Tim.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australian National Gallery/Ellsyd Press: 1987

Seller ID: 12545


First edition. 4to. 112pp, 80 coloured plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). Very good. View more info

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Something to Someone : poems.

By: Brindabella Press: AUCHTERLONIE, Dorothy [Dorothy Green].

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Canberra, Officina Brindabella: 1983

Seller ID: 16015


#97 of 230 copies. Wood engraved frontis by Michael McCurdy. Hand-set and -printed. 8vo. 36pp. Quarter bound in contrasting buckrams by the Dove Bindery. A fine clean copy. The publisher's prospectus loosely inserted. ***The fourteenth book of Alec Bolton's Officina Brindabella / Brindabella Press (the latter title adopted from 1992). View more info

Image for Starting from Central Station : a sequence of poems.

Starting from Central Station : a sequence of poems.

By: Brindabella Press: CAMPBELL, David.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Canberra, Brindabella Press: 1973

Seller ID: 23241


Illustrated by William Huff-Johnston. #111 of 220 copies, signed by David Campbell. [20]pp. Soft covers, pamphlet-sewn, title-label mounted on the upper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 090942201X ***The first book from Alec Bolton's Brindabella Press / Officina Brindabella; although it was preceded by Rosemary Dobson's 'Three Poems on Water-Springs', a folder in two colours described by Bolton as an 'apprentice piece'. View more info

Image for The Continuance of Poetry : twelve poems for David Campbell.

The Continuance of Poetry : twelve poems for David Campbell.

By: Brindabella Press: DOBSON, Rosemary.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Canberra, Officina Brindabella: 1981

Seller ID: 16019


#103 of 275 numbered copies, signed by the poet. Hand-set and -printed. Square 8vo. 32pp, 3 decorations by the poet and 4 mounted halftone photographs by the printer, printed in green. Bound in blue buckram blocked in gold, with mylar dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ***The twelfth book of Alec Bolton's Officina Brindabella / Brindabella Press (the latter title adopted from 1992). 'This was a very personal book. We had known David since the early 1950s...'. View more info

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The Spring-Mire : poems.

By: Brindabella Press: MEAD, Philip.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Canberra, Officina Brindabella: 1982

Seller ID: 16020


With drawings by Ian Sharpe. #141 of 240 numbered copies, signed by the poet and artist. Hand-set and -printed. Tall 8vo. 32pp. Quarter leather and crash canvas, decoration on upper board, with mylar dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. *** The thirteenth book of Alec Bolton's Officina Brindabella / Brindabella Press (the latter title adopted from 1992). View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to constitutional differences and tariffs in Australia 1878-79 (Colonies: Australia, 28).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25976


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 28 ) F'cap folio. 384pp [in total]. Quarter morocco (two rubbed areas on the spine) and cloth. Very good. ***Mostly Victorian constitutional matters, and tariff differences between Victoria & NSW. View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to emigration and other affairs in Australia 1849-50 (Colonies: Australia, 11).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25975


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 11 ) F'cap folio. 650pp [in total]. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Emigration; Roman Catholic prelates; proposed alterations to constitutions; quit rents (NSW); taxation (VDL); Henry Melville's petition (VDL) View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to emigration and other affairs in Australia 1851-52 (Colonies: Australia, 13).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25978


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 13 ) F'cap folio. 516pp [in total]. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Constitutional matters; Church affairs in NSW & VDL (Roman Catholic bishops, ecclesiastical government); troop reductions (NSW); emigration (NSW, WA, VDL). View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to emigration, Pitcairn's Island and other affairs in Australia 1857 (Colonies: Australia,22).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25339


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 22 ) Reprint. F'cap folio. 672pp. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Electoral laws in Victoria and Tasmania, Federal Association, Australian Mail Service, Bank of Australasia, gold discovery. View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to government and other affairs in Australia 1850 (Colonies: Australia, 12).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25977


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 12 ) F'cap folio. Various pagination, 2 folding coloured maps (Arrowsmith: 'Van Diemen's Land', and 'The South-Western or unexplored portion of VDL'). Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Constitutional matters in VDL, SA & NSW; Government Bill of 1850; Crown Lands in NSW, VDL & WA; Church affairs; the removal of Sydney Stephen from the Bar of VDL Bar. View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: First and Second Reports from the Select Committee on South Australia together with the minutes of evidence, appendix and index, 1841 (Colonies: Australia, 2).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 25340


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 2 ) F'cap folio. xl, 272pp, 2 folding coloured maps by Arrowsmith ('The Maritime Portion of South Australia', with inset Adelaide plan, and 'The Special Surveys in SA to the eastward of the Gulf of St Vincent'); x, 358, 58pp, 2 folding coloured maps. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Papers relating to colonisation and other affairs in Australia 1842-44 (Colonies: Australia, 7).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25974


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 7 ) F'cap folio. 640pp [in total], 3 folding coloured maps. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***NSW: debt owed by NZ; emigration and the depressed economy, Crown lands; correspondence Sir George Gipps - Lord John Russell re Port Phillip. SA: Colonization Commission, correspondence Gov Grey - Lord John Russell. Port Essington. View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Papers relating to emigration, the Aboriginal population and other affairs in Australia 1844 (Colonies: Australia, 8).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25325


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 8. ) Reprint. F'cap folio. iv, 50pp; viii, 437pp, 4 folding maps/plans (plan of Mission at Wellington Valley, NSW; 'New South Wales and South Australia, showing the principal sites referred to...'; 'Plan of Native Establishment, Rottnest Island' and Arrowsmith map of WA, 1842). Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Most of this volume taken up by 'Copies or Extracts from the despatches of Governors of the Austr... View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Report of the Commissioner of Inquiry into the state of the Colony of New South Wales & Report from the Select Committee on the Conduct of Governor Darling (Colonies: Australia, 1).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25962


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 1) Reprint. F'cap folio. 186 & 168pppp. Quarter morocco and cloth. One small neat stamp of Rhode Island College Library (USA) on the front paste down - no other markings. Very good. ***The main report of Commissioner Bigge (1822); and the inquiry into Governor Darling's treatment of the soldiers Sudds & Thompson (1835). View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Report of the Royal Commission on the Australian International Exhibition 1882 (Colonies: Australia, 29).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25318


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 29. ) Reprint. F'cap folio. 492pp. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. View more info

Image for Catalogue of the Minerals of South Australia, with the mines and other localities where found; and brief remarks on the mode of occurence of some of the principal metals and ores.

Catalogue of the Minerals of South Australia, with the mines and other localities where found; and brief remarks on the mode of occurence of some of the principal metals and ores.

By: BROWN, H.Y.L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Mineralogical Society of South Australia: 1998

Seller ID: 32841


Facsimile reprint (first published Adelaide, 1893), with the addition of a biography and select bibliography by Geoff Randall and David Cowen. [xiv], 34pp, stapled in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. View more info

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A Practical Treatise on Tree Culture in South Australia

By: BROWN, J.E.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Government Printer: 1881

Seller ID: 34986


With numerous illustrations by J.W. Lowe. 8vo. xii, 116pp, frontis and 9 other b&w plates (of individual trees), 76 figures on 18 plates (one folding). Original navy-blue half leather and cloth, spines with gilt rules, title gold-blocked on the upper board; extremities a little rubbed. Endpapers and edges marbled (the latter a little faded). Foxing on the rear of the free endpapers and facing blank leaves, otherwise clean. A very good copy. View more info