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NATURE'S ARGONAUT. Daniel Solander 1733-1782. Naturalist and Voyager with Cook and Banks

By DUYKER, Edward

Miegunyah Press, Melbourne. 1999. Reprint. 8vo, 380pp. black and white and colour illustrations. Near fine hardback copy in like dust jacket.

$20.69

AU PAYS DES KANGOUROUS. et des Mines d'or.

By COMETTANT, Oscar

Librairie Fischbacher, Paris, 1890. 8vo, 384pp. A good hardback copy bound in original brown cloth. Minor wear to spine ends, foxing throughout. No dust jacket. . Etude des moeurs et Coutumes Australennes impressions de voyage. French text. .

$68.97

THE OXFORD HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA VOLUME 2.  1770 - 1860 - Possessions
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THE OXFORD HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA VOLUME 2. 1770 - 1860 - Possessions

By KOCIUMBAS, Jan

Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1992. 8vo, 397pp, black and white illustrations. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket with faded spine.

$24.14

REPORT OF ROYAL COMMISSION INTO THE FAILURE OF KINGS BRIDGE. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by his Excellency's Command.

By BARBER, Justice Edward Hamilton (Chairman)

Victorian Government, Melbourne. 1963. 4to, 115pp, black and white illustrations, diagrams + fold-out cross section diagram to rear. A good copy in paper wrappers, with cloth spine. General foxing, mainly to prelims and covers. .

$31.04

THE AUSTRALIAN LANGUAGE. An examination of the English language & English speech as used in Australia, from convict days to present, with special reference to the growth of indigenous idiom & its use by Australian writers

By BAKER, Sidney J

Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1945. First Edition. 8vo, 425pp. A very good hardback copy with mildly marked orange cloth covers with sunned spine. Foxing to top fore edge. No dust jacket. . From the library of Marjorie Tipping with her notes.

$55.18

OLD BOOKS, OLD FRIENDS, OLD SYDNEY

By TYRRELL, James R

Angus and Robertson, Sydney. 1952. 4to, 193pp, with black and white illustrations, endpaper map. A good hardback copy in edgeworn dust jacket. Foxed, toned fore edges. Toning to prelims.

$20.69

A JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEAS IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP, THE ENDEAVOUR. Faithfully Transcribed from the Papers of the Late Sydney Parkinson, Draughtsman to Joseph Banks, Esq. on his Late Expedition, with Dr. Solander, Round the World. Embellished with Views and Designs, Delineated by the Author and Engraved by Capital Artists

By PARKINSON, Sydney

Australiana Facsimile Editions, No. A34, Adelaide. 1972. From the original 1772 edition of Stanley Parkinson, London. Folio, 212pp plus errata. A very good red cloth hard back copy with gold lettering to spine. Three small marks to covers plus light bumping to corners. Gift inscription in corner of front endpaper.

$137.94

AU PAYS DES KANGOUROUS. et des Mines d'or.

By COMETTANT, Oscar

Librairie Fischbacher, Paris. 1890. 8vo, 384pp. A very good hardback copy bound in original brown cloth. Edge worn with wear predominately to spine ends, corners & joints. Foxing to top edge, some age toning & spotting to contents. No dust jacket. French text. . Etude des moeurs et Coutumes Australennes impressions de voyage.

$96.56

SCENIC RAILWAY KATOOMBA. The Scenic Railway and the Mountain Devil

By N/A

Scenic Railway, Katoomba. N.D. Souvenir booklet. Small 8vo, 16pp, 8 colour & b/w illus. A good paperback copy in faded blue illustrated wraps. Bound with a light blue cord. .

$13.79