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More Australian Songs For Young and Old by RENTOUL, Annie R

Allan & Co., Prop. Ltd, nd (c1914) 1914. Softcover. VG. OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. Imperial Edition No. 337, Landscape Folio, 30.7 x 23.8cm pictorial card wraps with staple binding. 36pp of words and music for eight songs and eight full page black and wh...

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The Victorians: Arriving, Settling, Making Their Mark 3 Volumes by Richard / Tony / Susan Broome, Dingle & Priestley

Fairfax, Syme & Weldon, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 3-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highligh...

From Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books


THE FIRST FLEET. The Record of the Foundation of Australia from its Conception to the Settlement at Sydney Cove. Compiled from the Original documents in the Public Record Office with extracts from the Log-Books of H.M.S. Sirius. Introduction and Notes by by Golden Cockerel Press

London: Golden Cockerel Press, 1937. Finely bound in full brown leather, with raised bands, gilt ship and anchor designs, gilt cover edge decorations, gilt spine titles, thick parchment fly leaves, brown marbled endpapers, in a custom fabric and art paper...

From The Wild Muse


Yellow Joss and Other Tales, The: The Works of Ion L. Idriess (Volume 7) by Idriess, Ion L

Sydney, Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1938. Hardcover with green boards, dust jacket missing, National Edition, 510gms, 266 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is Volume 7 of 'The Works of Ion L. Idriess' series. Book is signed by the autho...

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Troopers, Villains, Vipers and Vixens. An Illustrated History of Police and Colonial Crime 1850-1915 by Penzig, Edgar F

Katoomba: Tranter Enterprises, 1995. Small quarto. xiv, 224 pages. Profusely illustrated in b/w. Bibliography and index. Signed and inscribed by the author. No.471 of the limited edition of 1500 copies. Pictorial laminated boards. . Signed by the Author...

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Australian Songs for Young and Old by RENTOUL, Annie R

George Robertson & Co., nd (1907) 1907. 1st Edition. Softcover. VG-. RENTOUL, Ida S (Outhwaite). 1st printing. Landscape Folio, 30.3. x 25cm, pictorial card wraps, with original gold cord binding. 32pp of words and music for nine songs including a dedi...

From Rainford and Parris Books - PBFA


Tracks of McKinlay and Party across Australia ... Edited from Mr Davis's manuscript journal; with an introductory view of the recent Australian explorations of McDouall Stuart, Burke and Wills, Landsborough, etc., by William Westgarth by [Burke and Wills]. DAVIS, John

Adelaide: Friends of the State Library of South Australia, 1996. Hardcover. Fine. Adelaide, Friends of the State Library of South Australia, 1996 [facsimile edition]/ 1863. Octavo, [vi], xvi, 408 pages plus 15 plates and a large folding map. Quarter lea...

From Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers


An almost-lifesize vintage portrait photograph of Sir James Hurtle Fisher (1790-1875), 'one of the most important pioneers of South Australia' ('Australian Dictionary of Biography') by FISHER, Sir James Hurtle

The very fine portrait (visible image size 545 × 395 mm, in its original ornate gilt frame, external dimensions 740 × 595 mm) is exquisitely hand-painted and signed by the famous colonial photographer, Townsend Duryea (1823-1888). His original label is...

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Cornelian SIGNED by Acton by ACTON, Harold

London: Chatto & Windus, (1928). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+. E. McKnight Kauffer. Small 8vo. Pp. 102. Title-page vignette by E. McKnight Kauffer. A signed copy of an edition limited to 550 copies, this is #102. Marbled endpapers ov...

From Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books


Oxford Poetry 1924 -- A Who's Who of Bright Young Things by ACTON, Harold and Peter Quennell (eds.) with Brian Howard, Edward James, A. L. Rowse, Graham Greene

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Small 8vo. Pp. 52. Acknowledgement for credit to previous publishers is signed by the initials of Acton and Quennell. Erratum slip tipped in at p. 24, correcting a Brian Howard poem. Da...

From Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books


Memoir of Mrs. Jane Tucker by White, G.F

An extremely rare copy in very good condition after 143 years. The gilt lettering and black illustration on the green cloth cover board and spine are in very good condition although there is some bumping and wear on the corners and edges. The text block...

From VFOL UsedBooks


Journal of the Calvert Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1896-7. Equipped at the Request and Expense of Albert F. Calvert ... for the Purpose of exploring the remaining Blanks of Australia by [Calvert Expedition]. [WELLS, Lawrence Allen]

Perth: Government Printer, 1902. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Perth, Government Printer, 1902. Foolscap folio, 62 pages with 4 illustrations plus a very large folding map (625 × 865 mm). Stapled as issued, without wrappers; trifling rust marks near ...

From Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers


In Reserve, Central Banking in Australia, 1945-75 by Boris Schedvin

St Leonards, NSW: Allen & Unwin, 1992. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published St Leonards, NSW: Allen & Unwin, 1992, first printing. 8vo., xxi+602pp., illustrated. "'In Reserve' presents the history of banking in Australi...

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