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Physiography of Victoria: An Introduction of Geomorphology
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Physiography of Victoria: An Introduction of Geomorphology

By Hills, E. Sherbon

Melbourne: Whitcombe & Tombs Pty. Litd., 1960 This book is written for teachers and students of geography and geology. It gives a general introduction into geomorphology (the study of land forms) and a guide to the physiography of Victoria. For those who did not have any training yet, an introductory chapter on geological principles is included. Red cloth, black titling to front and spine, endpapers show a simplified geological and physiological map, many black and white photographs, diagrams and drawings, 292 pages. Light edge wear. Dust jacket is fair only with sunning and spottiness to spine, a two and half inch closed tear to front flap and a one inch closed tear to spine end, chipped corners and general edge wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Pacific Folk Tales
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Pacific Folk Tales

By Benson, Cliff

Suva, Fiji Islands: Desai Bookshops, 1983 A book of Pacific Legends for use at The Junior Secondary School Level. Yellow card cover with red titling to front, black titling to spine, text illustrated with maps of the islands, black and white photographs and line drawings, 75 pages. Sunning to spine and back cover, some shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Letters of G.P. Harris 1803-1812: Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen\'s Land
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Letters of G.P. Harris 1803-1812: Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land

By Hamilton-Arnold, Barbara, Editor

Sorrento, Victoria, Australia: Arden Press, 1994 The seven years of letters of George Prideaux Harris, Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales from 1803 to 1812, provide, along with his papers and sketches, a dramatic and poignant account of the hardships of life in the fledgling colony. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on front, black titling on spine, signed by editor on title page, black and white illustrations as well as a four-page cluster of colour plates, 158 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, shelf wear, upper spine end is bumped resulting in light creases to both front and back covers, creases to free corners of front and back cover, light crease to centre of front cover, some pale spots of discolouration to text block edge, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed By Editor. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Story of Lana\'i, The
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Story of Lana'i, The

By Munro, George C.

Honolulu, Hawaii: Native Books, 2007 Published by his descendants more than forty years after his death, this book contains a record of the life and work of George Campbell Munro (1866-1963), manager of Lanai Ranch, Hawaii; it also covers the geography and meterology of Lana'i, as well as the life and lore of the island's human inhabitants. Tan cloth with black titling on spine, grey end papers, illustrated throughout with sepia photographs as well as a fold-out colour photograph of the ranch, colour map of the Island of Lana'i tucked into a pocket at back of book, 233 pages. Small pale spot on upper text block edge; dust jacket has minor wear to upper edge and spine end. This is a very handsome book, in pristine condition. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2
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How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2

By Question Mark Collective

Victoria, Australia: Scam Publications, 1998 "The long awaited sequel to "How to Make Trouble and Influence People" is finally here. After two years of extensive research, The Question Mark Collective has delivered a book packed full of fascinating tales and anecdotes, of pranks and political absurdity, of the past and of the present...an extensive examination of Australiasia's political troublemakers and their lessons for the future." Off-white soft cover with black illustration, off-white titling on black ground, black and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated (80-90 pages) Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

FooTroT FlaTs  22
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FooTroT FlaTs 22

By Ball, Murray

Aukland, New Zealand: HodderMoaBeckett Pulishers Limited, 1995 Footrot Flats is a comic strip written by New Zealand cartoonist Murray Ball, which ran from 1975 until 1994 in newspapers around the world. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red and yellow titling on front, staple binding, black and white comics throughout, 80 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Ball, Murray. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall - Oblong.

$15.00

Flying Boat Memories
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Flying Boat Memories

By Gore, G.Len

Wakefield Press Ltd. , 1991 Foreword by Sir Geoffrey Roberts. Recollections of an aviation engineer on experiences from the Solent, England, to the Pacific Islands "Coral Route." The intention has not been to provide a comprehensive history of the development of the flying boat, rather to link its development with a series of sketches of people and places. Illustrated white soft cover with blue titling, staple binding, black and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated (24 pages). Cover has light shelf wear, horizontal creases along rear spine that continue through some adjacent pages, interior clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Motorcycling in Australia: A Resource Book for Riders
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Motorcycling in Australia: A Resource Book for Riders

By Thoeming, Peter

Australia: Bear Face Books, 2001 Inscribed by the author. This book is written to help readers/riders to "get the most out of [their] own riding. Whether a seasoned rider, an absolute beginner or just coming back to bikes, there's something here for [everyone]." A rider's resource book for the "greatest motorcycling country in the world." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling on off-white spine, off-white titling on front, inscribed on half-title page, blackk and white illustrations and advertissements throughout, 204 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, light create to upper front corner, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

City of Wellington New Zealand Year Book April 1st, 1929, to March 31st, 1930

New Zealand: City Council, City of Wellington, 1930 A leather bound yearbook for the City of Wellington, New Zealand, for 1929-1930 Blue leather with gilt titling and decoration on front, marbled end papers, black and white photographs, diagrams, illustrations throughout, some of which fold out, 206 pages. Edges and spine have light wear, most of the colour is worn off the spine, foxing spots on upper text block edge and around perimeter of marbled end papers, text is clean and tight. This is a handsome little volume in nice shape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Leather. Good+. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$35.00

Amerika Samoa: A History of American Samoa and Its United States Naval Administration

By Gray, J.A.C.

Annapolis, Maryland: United States Naval Institute, 1960 Book tells "the story of the U.S. Navy's successful governing of a primitive society during a half century of rapid change. It is also rich with the history and customs of the fa'aSamoa, the Samoan way of life." Off-white cloth with blue titling on spine, map on end papers, illustrated with black and white plates, 295 pages. Leading textblock edge has a couple of small brown spots otherwise book is clean and tight. Dust jacket has edge wear, shelf wear, a .5"x.25" open tear at upper spine end, white portions are darkened, significant rubbing to surface of spine. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Policy and Practice: Essays in Honour of Sir John Crawford

By Evans, L.T. & J.D.B. Miller, Editors

Sydney, Australia: Australian National University Press, 1987 First Edition, signed by both editors and four others: R.S. Parker; Stuart Harris; D.H. Kay and one more. Book contains fourteen essays by fourteen authors, four appendices. Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, signatures on half-title page, illustrated with four pages of black and white photographs, 217 pages. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear. This is a handsome volume - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed By Editors & Authors. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$25.00

Illiberal Liberal: Robert Lowe in New South Wales, 1843-1850

By Knight, Ruth

Carlton, Victoria, Australia: Melbourne University Press, 1966 History of Robert Lowe's political career in Australia. Red cloth with gilt titling on spine, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white plates, 299 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, corners bumped, pressure mark to upper and lower front edges, a significant number of margin notes and underlining in ink and pencil throughout text. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has significant edge wear, sunned spine and edges, a few smudges but is generally clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good-/Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

Among the Bushrangers

By Henty, G.A.

London: Blackie & Son Limited Story comes from "A Final Reckoning" by Henty. Front cover has an attractive full-colour illustration of a man on a horse, black and red titling inside a yellow circle, red titling on yellow spine, back cover is red with red on yellow titling, black and white frontispiece, 95 pages. Cover has edge wear, corners are worn and lightly bumped, spine cover is mostly split along edges - one inch at the bottom is separated and tucked inside book, cover has shelf wear but colour is still bright, textblock edges darkened, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

From Derby Round to Burketown: The A.U.S.N. Story
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From Derby Round to Burketown: The A.U.S.N. Story

By McKellar, N.L.

Queensland: University of Queensland Press Against a background of significant historical and political events, From Derby Round to Burketown records the fascinating and lively history of the Australasian United Steam Navigation Co. Orange hard cover with white and blue titling on spine, blue end papers, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white photographs, 682 pages. Tiny bookseller's plate inside back cover. Lower edges have wear, upper spine end has light wear, text block edges have some smudges, previous owner's blindstamp on end paper. Dust jacket has light edge wear, plastic protective layer has partially delaminated near edges. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good+/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$29.00

History of Palau: Heritage of an Emerging Nation
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History of Palau: Heritage of an Emerging Nation

By Rechebei, Elizabeth D.; McPhetres, Samuel F.

Koror, Republic of Palau: Ministry of Education, 1997 A history book written for students in textblook style with objectives preceding each chapter and review questions, suggestions for projects and further reading at the end. This volume means to enable the young generation 'to question, to interpret the meanings of historical events and experiences of individuals and groups of people within the context of certan periods and within the context of the present and the future ... With understanding comes the ability to influence and control future events.' Glossy illustrated hard cover, endpapers show map of Micronesia, richly illustrated with black and white as well as full colour photographs throughout, 462 pages. Minor shelf wear, a small pressure mark to back cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$80.00

Some Aspects of Maori Myth and Religion
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Some Aspects of Maori Myth and Religion

By Best, Elsdon

Wellington, New Zealand: E.C. Keating, Government Printer, 1978 Dominion Museum Monograph No. 1. White soft cover with blue titlilng and illustration on front, staple binding, black and white illustration on title page, illustrated with black and white photographs, 43 pages. Cover has some pale smudges, light shelf wear, light creases to upper front corner and upper back edge which extend into text. This is an attractive volume - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$7.75

Journal of the Society of Arts, Friday, April 12, 1901, No. 2,525, Vol. XLIX
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Journal of the Society of Arts, Friday, April 12, 1901, No. 2,525, Vol. XLIX

By N.A.

London: Society For the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturing & Commerce, 1901 Journal contains pages 381-396. Contains article entitled: The Commonwealth of Australia, by John A. Cockburn. Green paper cover with black titling, advertising on back cover as well as first and last pages, sewn binding. Front cover is missing, back cover detached, foxing on back cover and first and last pages. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover. Fair+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Journal of the Royal Society of Arts, Friday, June 3, 1910, No. 3002, Vol. LVIII
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Journal of the Royal Society of Arts, Friday, June 3, 1910, No. 3002, Vol. LVIII

By N.A.

London: Society For the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturing & Commerce, George Bell and Sons, 1910 Journal contains pages 672-694. Contains articles entitled: The Restoration and Recent Discoveries at the Guildhall, London, by Sydney Perks; Sir Eldon Gorst's Report on Egypt and the Soudan in 1909; Fruit Export from Western Australia; The Japan-British Exhibition. Green card cover with blue titling, advertising on back cover as well as first and last pages, sewn binding. Cover has multiple spots (damp splashes), minor edge and shelf wear, damp damage continues to first and last few pages cover and pages have some light creases. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Beneath the Andaiya Tree
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Beneath the Andaiya Tree

By Paia, Robert; Strathem, Andrew

Institute of Papua New Guinea Studies , 1977 A collection of songs derived from two villages in Wiru-speaking par of the Pnagia are in the Southern Highlands Province. The songs were translated by Paia and Strathem and they are mostly personal ones that express feelings about kinsfolk, courting partners, friends, enemies, spouses, neighbours. Orange card cover with illustration and white titling to front, staple binding, fold-out map at back, 121 pages. Light shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Kiwi in the Shetland Scattald, A
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Kiwi in the Shetland Scattald, A

By Laurenson, Graeme

New Plymouth, New Zealand: Greeme Laurenson, 1980 This book makes a contribution to the record of pioneering life in New Zealand, and concentrates particularly on the Shetland Islanders who came to regard New Zealand as their "Second Home". Blue boards with gilt titling on spine and front, end papers have black and white maps, each one different, black and white illustration on title page, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and maps, 146 pages. Lower spine end slightly bumped, there is a quarter-inch rubbed spot on back left edge near bottom, otherwise book is in great shape. Dust jacket has edgewear, closed tears and chipping to bottom edge, a one-inch by quarter-inch open tear on back left edge near bottom, light shelf wear, but is clean and bright. This is a handsome book. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good. 4to - over 9.75"-12" Tall.

$28.00

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