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The Endeavour Journal of Joseph Banks 1768-1771 [Two Volume set]

by Banks, Joseph [Edited by J.C. Beaglehole]

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1962
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Edition
1st Edition
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$113.40

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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1962. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjackets . DJ of Volume 1 has long closed tear to front panel - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 476 [plus plates]; 406… Read more
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An Historical Journal of Events at Sydney and at Sea 1787-1792

by Hunter, John Captain

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1968
Condition
Edition
1st thus
Item Price
$52.92

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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1968. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. Dj has some edgewear and a couple of closed tears - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour frontis. B/w plates. Two fold-out black & white maps. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 452 pages..… Read more
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The Founders of Australia. A Biographical Dictionary of The First Fleet

by Gillen, Mollie

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1989
Condition
Edition
1st Trade Edition
ISBN
9780908120697
Item Price
$151.20

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Sydney: Library of Australian History. 1989. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy of this scarce title. Illustrated with Black and White plates. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for… Read more
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Black Saturday. Stories of Love, Loss and Courage from the Victorian Bushfires

by McGourty, John (edited by)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2009
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780732290108
Item Price
$9.07

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Australia: Harper Collins Publishers. 2009. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 288 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback.
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Sydney Cove 1788

by Cobley, John (Compiler)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1987
Condition
Edition
Illustrated Edition
ISBN
9780207156618
Item Price
$15.12

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Angus & Robertson. 1987. 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. Spine ends lightly bumped. Illustrated with colour plates. 296 pages. In the words of Australia's first white settlers - the true story of a nation's birth. … Read more
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Signs of the Times A Nostalgic Celebration of Australian Advertising Signs

by Hocking, Geoff

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2013
Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781743466957
Item Price
$22.68

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Scoresby: The Five Mile Press. 2013. Oblong Quarto Size [approx 30.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition in pictorial laminated boards in a near fine dustjacket. An excellent copy in 'as new' condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 228 pages. . Reprint. Hardback.… Read more
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Ghost Towns of Australia

by Farwell, George

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1977
Condition
Edition
Reprint of Revised and Expanded Edition
ISBN
9780727000156
Item Price
$11.34

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Adelaide: Rigby Limited. 1977. 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 plates and photographs. Previous owner has neatly inked state abbreviations against several entries in the Contents Page. Robust, professional… Read more
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Australia in Pictures

by Barrett, Charles

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1943
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$13.61

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Melbourne: Cassell & Company Ltd. 1943. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Mild age-toning to covers. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 89 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Manning Clark Essays on His Place in History

by Bridge, Carl (edited by)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1995
Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780522846409
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$9.07

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Victoria: Melbourne University Press. 1995. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 236 pages. . Reprint. Softcover.
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image of Manning Clark A Discovery of Australia The 1976 ABC Boyer Lectures and their 1988 Postcript

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NSW: ABC Books. 1991. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 63 pages. Manning Clark's reflective, thought-provoking Boyer Lectures, now accompanied by his later analytical 'postscript'. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st thus. Softcover.
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About Face Asian Accounts of Australia

by Broinowski, Alison

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2003
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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$9.07

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Victoria: Scribe Publications. 2003. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Small amount of discolouration to bottom edge. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 288 pages. . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback.
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North of Capricorn: The Untold Story of Australia's North

by Reynolds, Henry

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2003
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781865080307
Item Price
$21.17

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Crows Nest, NSW: Allen & Unwin. 2003. 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 sepia-toned photographs. 220 pages. The history of the towns from Mackay to Broome at the end of the nineteenth century. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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$21.17
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The Goldfields Story, 1851-61 Book 2 Frontiers of Gold

by Hodge, Brian

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1979
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780959657319
Item Price
$18.90

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Penshurst, NSW: Cambaroora Star Publications. 1979. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ spine is faded & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 288 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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$18.90
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Bushfires in Australia

by Luke, R. H. and McArthur, A. G.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1986
Condition
Edition
Reprint with Corrections
ISBN
9780642023414
Item Price
$18.90

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Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service. 1986. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Very light rubbing to covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Colour maps. 359 pages. Produced by the Department of Primary Industry, Forestry and Timber Bureau and CSIRO Division of Forest Research. Robust,… Read more
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$18.90
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David Collins A Colonial Life

by Currey, John

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2000
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780522849264
Item Price
$45.36

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Carlton South: The Miegunyah Press /Melbourne UNiversity Press. 2000. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. xiv, 390 pages. The biography of David Collins -… Read more
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image of The Gold Rush The fever that forever changed Australia

The Gold Rush The fever that forever changed Australia

by Hill, David

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2015
Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780857989840
Item Price
$9.83

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Sydney: William Heinemann Australia. 2015. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 497 pages. . Reprint. Trade Paperback.
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image of The New Gold Mountain: The Chinese in Australia 1901-1921

The New Gold Mountain: The Chinese in Australia 1901-1921

by Yong, C.F.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1977
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780908046058
Item Price
$13.61

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Richmond, SA: Raphael Arts. 1977. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx].Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ is complete but has some light edgewear with chips to top of spine and sime small tears to edges - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's neat stamps to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs… Read more
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Chinese Migration and Settlement in Australia

by Choi, C. Y.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1975
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780424068107
Item Price
$11.34

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Sydney: Sydney University Press. 1975. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in a Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. DJ spine lightly faded. Several black & white maps. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xii, 139pp. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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image of Fear and Hatred Purifying Australia and California 1850-1901

Fear and Hatred Purifying Australia and California 1850-1901

by Markus, Andrew

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1979
Condition
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780908094066
Item Price
$18.14

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Sydney: Hale & Iremonger. 1979. Very Good condition. Covers are lightly rubbed with some scuffing to spine ends. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Previous owner's neat stamp to inside front cover. xxi, 295 pages. A comparative study of the nature and development of popular attitudes to non-European immigration in two 19th century communities. Robust,… Read more
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The Camel in Australia

by McKnight, Tom L.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1969
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780522839364
Item Price
$15.12

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Melbourne: Melbourne University Press. 1969. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is mildly sicoloured at spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 154 pages. This book brings together all that was known [at the time] about camels in Australia. … Read more
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