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Le Geographe (silk scarf)

by Hermès. Sandra Laroche

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Published
1997
Condition
In perfect condition
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$400.00

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1997. In perfect condition. Le Geographe" or "The Geographer," 1992, is the first design for Hermès by Australian artist, Sandra Laroche, as part of the "Year by the Sea" collection. Her design depicts four of Australia's explorers, Charles-Alexandre Lesueur, Mathew Flinders, Nicolas-Thomas Baudin & François Péron in the corners, a map of Australia in the center surrounded by… Read more
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$400.00
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Australia Calls You. The Continent of Opportunity!

by [Australia; Travel brochure] [Trompf, Percy]

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Published
1928
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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Sydney: Bloxham & Chambers, 1928. Very good condition. Travel guide, the covers illustrated by Australian poster artist Percy Trompf, the images "Twelve Thousand Miles of Golden Beaches"; "Settler, Investor, Tourist!" and "The Continent of Opportunity!". This brochure was compiled and issued jointly by the Australian Railways Commissioners, ten years after the completion of the Trans-Australian Railway,… Read more
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View of Port Jackson, taken from the South Head

by Westall, William, A.R.A. F.L.S. Engraved by John Pye

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Published
1814
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
First edition
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$1,750.00

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London: G. & W. Nicol, 1814. First edition. Print. Very good condition. The view of Sydney from Mathew Flinders' "A Voyage to Terra Australis". The panorama of Sydney Harbor is the backdrop for an intimate scene of an aboriginal man and woman sitting around a fire next to xanthorrea and banksia. Published London Feb. 12, 1814, black &… Read more
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A Narrative of the Expedition to Botany Bay

by Tench, Captain Watkin. Bertie, C. H. (introductory note)

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Published
1938
Condition
Very good overall
Edition
First Australian edition
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$75.00

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Sydney: Australian Limited Editions Society, 1938. First Australian edition. Hardcover. Very good overall. The first Australian edition, based on the third edition pubished in London 1789, with woodcuts and drawings by Adrian Feint, introductory note by C.H. Bertie. Signed limited edition, #291 of 500 copies. Signed by the artist and the book designer Perce Green. This… Read more
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London: Js. Gillray, 27, St. James's Street, 1850. Good + condition. The scene takes place in the House of Commons - To the left are shackled convicts; to the right the French are depicted as pirates. The Head of the House is being shackled and gagged by other pirates - his rather grand throne is inscribed… Read more
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image of Consequences of a successfull [sic] French invasion. No. 1, plate 1st, We come to recover your long lost liberties; scene, the House of Commons, BOTANY BAY Reference

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London: Js. Gillray, 27, St. James's Street, 1850. Very good overall. The scene takes place in the House of Commons - To the left are shackled convicts; to the right the French are depicted as pirates. The Head of the House is being shackled and gagged by other pirates - his rather grand throne is inscribed… Read more
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$425.00
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Early Scottish settlers in N.S.W.: land transfer of Duncan & Margaret MacKellar to Charles McLachlan. Legal documents

by [New South Wales; Scotland] MacKellar, Duncan & Margaret; Charles McLachlan

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Published
1847
Condition
Very good condition
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$450.00

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Sydney, 1847. Very good condition. Four manuscript legal documents signed and witnessed in Sydney pertaining to the transfer of land owned by Duncan and Margaret MacKellar, some of the earliest settlers in the area who established "Strathallan" near Braidwood, NSW around 1829, to Charles McLachlan upon the MacKellars return to Scotland. Charles McLachlan (1795?-1855) was… Read more
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image of Nlle. Hollande.  Cabanes du port du Roi Georges (3 pieds de haut) (with) Cabanes de la baie Jervis (6 pieds de haut.) with Nlle. Zelande.  Cabanes de l'anse de l'Astrolabe (3 pieds de haut.) (with) Cabanes de l'anse des torrens. (4 piedes de haut.).  Color lithograph

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Paris, 1833. First edition. Very good condition. An interesting lithograph comparing aboriginal habitations in Albany, Western Australia, Jervis Bay and New Zealand, from the official report of the voyage, "Voyage de la Corvette L'Astrolabe..." under the command of Jules Dumont D'Urville. The voyage had a particular focus on the aborigines and ethnography they encountered. Plate… Read more
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$375.00
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Melaleuca hypericifolia [Botanical print]

by Andrews, Henry

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Published
1801
Condition
Very good condition
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$275.00

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London: T. Bensley, 1801. Very good condition. The botanical specimen Melaleuca hypericifolia is found on the Southeast coast of New South Wales, and its common name is Hillock bush or Red-flowered paperbark. This engraving was made just a few years following the first formal description of the species by English botanist James Edward Smith in 1797 (Transactions… Read more
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The Outlaw

by Hennessey, David

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Published
1913
Condition
Good + overall
Edition
Second edition
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$45.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1913. Second edition. Hardcover. Good + overall. A tale of bushrangers in New South Wales, which won second prize in Hodder & Stoughton's Novel competition in 1912. Small 8vo, viii, 309 pp, color frontispiece by Gillard Holiday (?). Pictorial blue buckram covers; some scattered fox spotting early pages. Not in Muir. … Read more
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A New and Accurate Map of New South Wales with Norfolk and Lord Howes Islands Port Jackson &c from Actual Surveys. Engraved by T. Foot

by Wilkinson, R.

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Published
1794
Condition
A very good copy, with a very few tiny foxing spots in the ocean. Hand lettered "43." in the top right corner.
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$950.00

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London: R. Wilkinson, 1794. Maps. A very good copy, with a very few tiny foxing spots in the ocean. Hand lettered "43." in the top right corner.. A handsome map of NSW, the first issue with the inset of Port Jackson & Botany Bay. The insets are of Norfolk Island, Lord Howe Island and Port… Read more
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image of Chart shewing the track of the Waaksamhey'd transport from Port Jackson in New South Wales to Batavia in 1792 / Geo. Allen sculpt. Sadlers Wells Row

Chart shewing the track of the Waaksamhey'd transport from Port Jackson in New South Wales to Batavia in 1792 / Geo. Allen sculpt. Sadlers Wells Row

by Allen, George S. [Hunter, John]

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Published
1793
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
24.5x22 cm. Tooley p 150, no 1210
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$1,250.00

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London: J. Stockdale, 1793. 24.5x22 cm. Tooley p 150, no 1210. Maps. Very good condition. An odd projection, with Australia upside-down. This appeared in John Hunter's "An Historical Journal of the Transactions at Port Jackson..." 1793. This copy with margins and near complete impression mark from the copper plate, unusual for this map. The map… Read more
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London: J. Stockdale, 1792. First edition. A map illustrating the first exploration of the Sydney basin, drawn by William Dawes, a Marine officer who sailed on the Sirius in the First Fleet to Botany Bay in 1788. Known for his keen interest in astronomy, he took astronomical observations on the mainland as well as surveying for the new… Read more
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$2,500.00
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From Silver to Steel. The Romance of the Broken Hill Proprietary

by Bridges, Roy

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Published
1920
Condition
Very good + condition
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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Melbourne: George Robertson, 1920. First edition. Hardcover. Very good + condition. History of "the Big Australian", the company incorporated in 1885 to mine silver, lead and zinc at Broken Hill in NSW, and later moving into steel production and oil & gas exploration. 4to, frontispiece, 66 full page b&w printed photographic plates (including 3 folding plates),… Read more
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Sir Alfred Stephen. Cabinet card portrait, signed

by [Stephen, Sir Alfred; New South Wales]

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Published
1887
Condition
Very good condition
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$225.00

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1887. Very good condition. A cabinet card albumen photograph of the New South Wales statesman and jurist, signed in ink and dated 1887. Sir Stephen(1802-1894) is noted for his discovery of an important error in land titles in the colony. He questioned the validity of all N.S.W. titles on the grounds that grants had… Read more
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An Essay on New South Wales, The Mother Colony of the Australians. Presentation copy

by Reid, G. H.

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Published
1876
Condition
Good + condition
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$175.00

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Sydney: Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1876. Hardcover. Good + condition. A presentation copy to the Honourable John Hay, dated 8 November 1876, with the author's compliments. John Hay (1816 - 1892) was a New South Wales politician who emigrated from Scotland to Sydney (1838) and later became member and Speaker of the first Legislative Assembly. Hay was known… Read more
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Australia; Travel in Australia. Brochure

by [Travel Dept., Head Office, Bank of New South Wales]

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Published
1935
Condition
Otherwise very good condition
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$45.00

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Sydney: Bank of NSW, 1935. Paperback. Otherwise very good condition. An Australian travel guide issued by the Bank of New South Wales, including NSW, WA, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania & New Zealand with text and many b&w photos. Small 8vo, 104pp, paper wrappers, tite and decoratioin in black and gilt on front. Covers dusty, spine chipped at… Read more
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Extracts from the Annual Report of the Under Secretary for Mines, to The Honorable T. M. Slattery, Esq. M.P. for the year 1892

by Dept. of Mines, New South Wales

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Published
1893
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Otherwise good condition
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$45.00

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Sydney: Charles Potter, 1893. Paperback. Otherwise good condition. Printed above the title: Published by Authority of the New South Wales Commissioners for the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893. Shows aggregate value of minerals from New South Wales by year, by mineral, by weight region, and mine. 8vo, 85pp, staple bound, exlib. with Franklin Institute Library stamp,… Read more
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Moreton Bay release of 57th Regiment prisoners, article in 'The Courier' newspaper

by [New South Wales; New Zealand; Queensland; Convicts]

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Published
1829
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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London: Printed by H. Warren, Published by D. Burton, 1829. Very good condition. News of New South Wales and New Zealand on the front page of a London newspaper, including an account of the taking and retaking of the brig "Hawies" in the Bay of Islands by New Zealanders, and the rescue of Atkins (second mate), and the… Read more
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Sydney: Royal Society of New South Wales, 1889. Hardcover. Very good condition. Two extracts from the Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales. The Aborigines of Australia by Edward Stephens, read before the Royal Society NSW, October 2, 1889. [With] "New South Wales as a Health Resort in Phthisis Pulmonalis" (tuberculosis), read… Read more
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$75.00