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LES AVANTURES DE JACQUES SADEUR DANS LA DECOUVERTE ET LE VOYAGE DE LA TERRE AUSTRALE. by FOIGNY, Gabriel de. Sadeur.:

Paris, Claude Barbin, au Palais, Avec Privilege du Roy, 1693.. Contenant, les Coutumes, les Moeurs des Australiens, leur Religion, leurs Exercices, leur Etudes, leurs Guerres, les Animaux particuliers a ce Pays & toutes les Raretez curieuses qui s'y trou...

From Roger Middleton

£780.00


The Test Within. Talent and Temperament in 22 Cricketers by Tyson, Frank

Melbourne: Hutchinson Australia, 1987 0091689309. First edition. Hardback. VG in VG DW. Neat inscription on front end page. 220 pages. Numerous B/W illustrations. Foreword by Bob Hawke. Some perceptive psychological insights into the minds and characters ...

From David Edward Hellawell

£80.00


NEW SOUTH WALES NATIONAL DIRECTORY for 1867-68. Including Sydney, Bathurst, Maitland, Newcastle, Goulburn, Forbes, Armidale Tamworth, Grafton, Murrurundi, Muswellbrook, Singleton, Mudge, etc. by WALTER SAMSON & CO'S and Walter Jameson MEYER.:

Sydney, Walter Jameson Meyer, [1866].. 8vo, approximately, 215 x 140 mm, 8½ x 5½ inches, large folding map, pages: xvi pages of adverts, 1 advert is a large folding plate, [1], 1-640 followed by 63 pages of adverts, first and last advert page pasted d...

From Roger Middleton

£795.00


Old New Zealand by A Pakeha Maori

This first edition, published in Auckland, is quite scarce. A London edition was published the same year. Published anonymously in 1863, this classic book recounts the experiences of Frederick Edward Maning (c.1811–83), an Anglo-Irish trader who emigr...

From Stanley Louis Remarkable Books

$295.00


LAND OF DAHORI by Ruhen, Olaf

Philadelphia/New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1957. STATED FIRST EDITION. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with illustration on cover, black lettering and decoration on spine. Corners are a bit dented. Binding is tight. 278 pgs. Dust j...

From Mad Ruby’s Library

$120.00


AN ACCOUNT OF A VOYAGE TO NEW SOUTH WALES and THE HISTORY OF NEW SOUTH WALES. by BARRINGTON, George.:

London, printed for M. Jones, 1802-1803.. FIRST EDITIONS 2 volumes 1803 and 1802, by George Barrington Superintendent of the Convicts. To which is prefixed a Detail of His Life, Trials, Speeches, &c. &c. Enriched with beautiful Coloured Prints. AN ACCOU...

From Roger Middleton

£1,950.00


John Kinder's New Zealand by Ron Brownson

Auckland, NZ: Auckland Art Gallery, 2004. First edition. Hard cover, no dust jacket as issued. Published Auckland, NZ: Auckland Art Gallery, 2004. Oblong folio, 12" x 9 7/8", 160pp., lavishly illustrated with color reproductions. When he died in...

From The Wild Muse

$235.00


Our First Half - Century. A Review Of Queensland Progress Based Upon Official Information. Jubilee Memorial Volume. by Government of Queensland

Brisbane: Anthony J. Cumming, 1909. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Firmly bound and has been carefully read. Leather bound with gilt decoration to the front & spine & gilt to the page edges. Rubbing to the leather at corners & edges....

From Dandy Lion Editions

£70.00


Australie. Kulturni Obrazky Pro Mladez by KORENSKY, Josef

V. Praze. A Storch Syn, 1903. 160pp, Striking colour illustrative artwork on front board depicting kangaroos and Ya(u)cca Shrubs. Decorative endpapers, line drawings and photographic plates. Red tinted page edge. Czechoslavakian. According to the National...

From J. Ruehle

AU$295.00


MARTIN BECK : or, The story of an Australian settler by ALEXANDER HARRIS

The first single-volume edition of Harris' The Emigrant Family, first published in three volumes in 1849, with a new title: Martin Beck after its dominant character. A descriptive text of this work is on one of the photos provided. This is a very clean an...

From LeCrastinBooks

€166.00


Australian Children's Classic Series by Spence, Eleanor; Chauncey, Nan; Bruce, Mary Grant; Fatchen, Max, ; Mitchell, Elyne

Sydney: John Ferguson, 1982 This is a lovely set of five 1982 John Ferguson Australian Children's Classics. Faux leather boards, tipped in pictorial covers by Noela Young, gilt and tan spine panels, tan pussy willow motif on the spines and orange endp...

From Sparkle Books

CA$160.00


My Home in Tasmania; or, Nine Years in Australia by MEREDITH, Charles

1853 1ed Tasmania Australia Meredith Aborigines Poison Animals Plants Sydney 'My Home in Tasmania' is a travel account with descriptions of the settlement, settlers, their manners, and Tasmanian plants and animals. Meredith includes information on Sydney...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


Being Incidents of Native Customs and Character in the Old Times by Old New Zealand

This first London edition was preceded by an edition published in Auckland in the same year (see my other listing for that edition). Both editions are considered quite scarce.First published anonymously in 1863, this classic book recounts the experiences...

From Stanley Louis Remarkable Books

$265.00


A VOYAGE TO BOTANY BAY. Bound with Volume 2, A SEQUEL TO BARRINGTON'S VOYAGE TO NEW SOUTH WALES. by BARRINGTON, George.:

London, printed by C. Lowndes for H. D. Sold by Symonds, No. 20 Paternoster Row, no date, circa 1800.. With a description of the Country, Manners, Customs, Religion &c. of the Natives by the Celebrated George Barrington. To which is added his Life and T...

From Roger Middleton

£890.00


UNIVERSAL MAGAZINE. A SUCCINCT ACCOUNT OF NEW SOUTH WALES AND OBSERVATIONS ON THE PLAN OF ESTABLISHING A COLONY OF CONVICTS AT BOTANY BAY. by UNIVERSAL MAGAZINE OF KNOWLEDGE AND PLEASURE.:

London, W. Bent, 1787.. Small section of the Universal Magazine 1787 with 3 pages on early Australia with summary of plans for the convict settlement at Botany Bay, also several mentions of Captain Cook, pages 137-139. Slim 8vo, approximately 220 x 135 m...

From Roger Middleton

£295.00


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