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image of Province of South Australia. Land Grant. Under Sales in England. Country Section... [Five original land grants - printed documents with manuscript insertions - relating to country sections purchased by the South Australian pioneer, George Frederick Dashwood, offered as one group]

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Very Good. Folio, five documents (approximately 387 × 240 mm each), each being a bifolium (centrefold blank, last page docketed); the first page, in each instance, contains a small hand-coloured diagram of the block (showing the orientation of the land), a paper-over-wax impressed seal, and the signature of Governor George Gawler as Resident Commissioner, and Alfred Miller Mundy… Read more
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image of The Aldine History of South Australia, illustrated, embracing Sketches and Portraits of her Noted People; the Rise and Progress of her Varied Enterprises; and Illustrations of her Boundless Wealth; together with Maps of Latest Survey

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Sydney: Aldine Publishing Company, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Sydney, Aldine Publishing Company, 1890. Quarto, two volumes, viii, 384 and viii, 385-823 pages plus 125 lithographs (88 plates or portraits, 20 views, 6 tinted views with tissue-guards and 11 chromolithographic natural history plates) and 2 double-page maps. Half morocco and green cloth, all edges gilt, with marbled… Read more
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$710.91
image of 'Proposed Club House at Tanunda - for the Club Committee' [an original large hand-coloured architectural drawing]

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Adelaide: English & Soward, Architects, Cowra Chambers, Grenfell Street, 1907. First Edition. Hardcover. Adelaide, English & Soward, Architects, Cowra Chambers, Grenfell Street, 1907. A series of 13 architectural drawings (11 of them hand-coloured) and several rough pencilled sketches (overall visible image size 540 × 975 mm), matted and behind glass in a later wooden frame (external dimensions 755 ×… Read more
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$868.89
image of The Native Tribes of Central Australia

The Native Tribes of Central Australia

by SPENCER, Walter Baldwin and Francis James GILLEN

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
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$789.90

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London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1899. Very Good. London, Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1899. Octavo, xx, 672 (last blank), [32] (publisher's advertisements, dated '15.2.99') pages with 12 unnumbered line illustrations of churingas, a map and 130 illustrations (mainly after photographs) plus 2 folding maps, 3 folding charts, 4 folding chromolithographic plates and an erratum slip tipped in at… Read more
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image of A vintage group portrait photograph of a South Australian women's hockey team

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Gawler: Marchant's Studio, 1924. Gawler, Marchant's Studio, [circa 1924]. An original gelatin silver photograph (visible image size approximately 238 × 288 mm), matted and behind glass in the original blackwood frame with gilt fillet and wood-veneer mat (external dimensions approximately 480 × 580 mm). The photograph is in fine condition; the frame is in excellent condition, albeit slightly scuffed… Read more
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$434.45
image of A Condensed Account of an Exploration in the Interior of Australia ... in 1844 and 1845 ... [Contained in] Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London, Volume 17, 1847, Part 2

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London: John Murray, 1847. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London, John Murray, 1847. Octavo, pages 85-129 plus a 'Map of the Country explored by the Central Australian Expedition ...' (405 × 200 mm) [in lx (last blank), 160 pages plus 4 folding maps or plans]. Later textured binder's cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; oval ink-stamp erased… Read more
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$197.48
image of James Wedlock. Victoria Foundry, Hindley Street West. Every Description of Casting Executed Promptly, Efficiently, and at Reasonable Rates. Special Features in Ornamental Brackets, Frieze-Work, Balcony Panels, Palisading, &c

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Adelaide: James Wedlock, Victoria Foundry, 1878. Very Good. Adelaide, James Wedlock, Victoria Foundry, [circa 1878]. A framed pictorial advertisement (visible image size 305 × 490 mm), with the above text printed in black along the margins of a sheet of thick brown card, at the centre of which is a group of six albumen paper photographs (each approximately… Read more
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image of An Autobiography of Christian Labour in the West Indies, Demerara, Victoria, New South Wales, and South Australia, 1838-1888

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London: Charles H. Kelly, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London, Charles H. Kelly, 1890. Octavo, viii, 446 pages plus 3 mounted portraits (Woodburytypes, produced photomechanically), 3 engraved portraits and 16 views (mainly Australian); an errata slip is tipped in on the recto of the frontispiece. Gilt-decorated cloth lightly rubbed, flecked and bumped (with a short closed split… Read more
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$173.78
image of The South Australian Naturalist. The Journal of the Field Naturalists' Section of the Royal Society of South Australia. A run of 22 numbers from Volume 8, Number 1, November 1926 to Volume 13, Number 2, February 1932

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First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 22 numbers (bound as two books), 68 (Volume 8); 72 (Volume 9); 68 (Volume 10); 72 (Volume 11); 70 (Volume 12); and 88 (Volume 13) pages with illustrations plus plates and the original printed wrappers. Contemporary non-uniform binder's cloth flecked (heavily in one case), with the title written in ink on the spines; very good… Read more
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$276.47
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Barbara Hanrahan, Printmaker

by [HANRAHAN, Barbara]. CARROLL, Alison

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$434.45

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Netley: Wakefield Press, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Netley, Wakefield Press, 1986. Quarto, 108 pages with 81 plates (35 in colour). Cloth; a fine copy with the original plain Mylar dustwrapper. Number 145 of 150 copies numbered and signed by the artist, with an original signed and numbered etching ('Skipping') loosely inserted (image size 212 × 146 mm,… Read more
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Australian Plonky

by HICKINBOTHAM, Ian

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$51.34

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Adelaide: The University of Adelaide Barr Smith Press, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Adelaide, The University of Adelaide Barr Smith Press, 2008. Quarto; papered boards; extremities slightly rubbed and bumped; front free endpaper slightly marked; an excellent copy with the dustwrapper slightly bumped and with a light indentation to the rear panel. Signed by the author.
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image of Barossa Shiraz. Discovering the Tastes of the Barossa's Regions

Barossa Shiraz. Discovering the Tastes of the Barossa's Regions

by GIRGENSOHN, Thomas

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Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$31.60

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Kent Town: Wakefield Press, 2013. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Kent Town, Wakefield Press, 2013. Quarto, vii, 152 pages with numerous colour illustrations. Pictorial card covers; rear endpaper very slightly marked; an excellent copy.
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image of From Shadow into Light. South Australian Women Artists since Colonisation. Edited by Alison M. Dolling

From Shadow into Light. South Australian Women Artists since Colonisation. Edited by Alison M. Dolling

by WILSON, Shirley Cameron

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Published
1988
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$39.50

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Adelaide: Delmont Pty. Ltd, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included. Adelaide, Delmont Pty. Ltd., 1988. Quarto, xvi, 208 pages with 187 plates (60 in colour). Synthetic cloth; a fine copy with the lightly rubbed dustwrapper. Signed on the title-page by the author.
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Adelaide: Libraries Board of South Australia, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia, 1967. Octavo, [iv], 171-268 pages with numerous charts and music examples. Wrappers slightly sunned and marked; the spine slightly creased and torn; a very good copy.
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$23.70
image of The Gooden Family of South Australia, 1848-1986

The Gooden Family of South Australia, 1848-1986

by GOODEN, Brett A. (editor)

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$59.24

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Adelaide: Printed by Lutheran Publishing House, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Adelaide, Printed by Lutheran Publishing House, 1986. Quarto; synthetic cloth; an excellent copy. The front free endpaper is inscribed 'Stow Reading Club. Gift from Mrs R Gooden'.
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image of In Stow's Footsteps. A Chronological History of the Congregational Churches in SA, 1837-1977

In Stow's Footsteps. A Chronological History of the Congregational Churches in SA, 1837-1977

by CAMERON, John

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$27.65

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Glynde: South Australian Congregational History Project Committee, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Glynde, South Australian Congregational History Project Committee, 1987. Quarto; colour-pictorial papered boards; a fine copy. Signed by the author.
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image of The Pitjantjara Kangaroo Song from Karlga. [Reprinted from] Miscellanea Musicologica. Adelaide Studies in Musicology, Volume 2, 1967

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Adelaide: Libraries Board of South Australia, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia, 1967. Octavo, [iv], 171-268 pages with numerous charts and music examples. Wrappers lightly sunned; an excellent copy.
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image of The Simpson Desert. Natural History and Human Endeavour

The Simpson Desert. Natural History and Human Endeavour

by SHEPHARD, Mark

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Published
1999
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Fine
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$39.50

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Adelaide: Corkwood Press, 1999. Paperback. Fine/Fine. Adelaide, Corkwood Press, 1999 (second reprint)/ 1994/ 1992. Quarto, x, 174 pages with numerous maps and plates (many in colour). Colour pictorial card covers; a fine copy with the fine dustwrapper.
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Heritage of the City of Adelaide. An Illustrated Guide

by MARSDEN, Susan, Paul STARK and Patricia SUMERLING (editors)

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$118.49

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Adelaide: Corporation of the City of Adelaide, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Adelaide, Corporation of the City of Adelaide, 1990. Folio, 407 pages with hundreds of illustrations, maps and plates (some in colour) plus endpaper maps. Gilt-decorated papered boards; a fine copy with the fine dustwrapper. 'This book concerns the built heritage which is the essence of this… Read more
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Daw Park: Repatriation General Hospital, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included. Daw Park, Repatriation General Hospital, 1994. Quarto; papered boards; a fine copy with the rubbed dustwrapper slightly marked, creased and torn.
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