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Publisher: A.C.T., Publ. by the Dept. of Territories, Comm. of Australia: .
Seller ID: 4163
Oblong 4to. 28pp., illus., maps. Stapled in wrappers. Sl. wear but good. View more info
By: NUNN, Rob (ed).
Publisher: Claremont, W.A., The Club: 2005
Seller ID: 34128
Large 8vo. viii, 240pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. ISBN 0957737432 View more info
Publisher: Canberra, ANU Press: 1972
Seller ID: 31879
(Pacific History Series no 4.) 232pp, endpaper map. Cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0708105386 View more info
Publisher: Melbourne, Whitcombe & Tombs: nd [1930s?]
Seller ID: 30074
(Whitcombe's Story Books, no 314.) 183x122mm. 32pp, 3 full-page and 10 text illustrations in b&w. Stapled in the original pictorial wrappers, as issued. The cover illustration printed in blue. There is a slight damp mark in the upper fore-margin of pp11-18, otherwise a very good to fine clean copy. ***Concerning a family of Tasmanian Devils. The author was Annie Rattray Osborn (nee O'Neill), and the illustrations are by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite - although this is not state... View more info
By: PARKIN, Ray.
Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 1999
Seller ID: 7304
With plans, charts and illustrations by the author. 3rd impression (with revisions). Large 4to. Text volume (cloth) and box of plans/charts, in cloth-covered slipcase with title sheet and blurb on front & back. 468pp, 25 maps, 31 full- and half-page ship drawings, and many others (some based on Parkinson's drawings, two of which are also reproduced). The cloth-covered folding case contains 15 detailed ship drawings and plans (800x580mm). The spines a trifle sunned, ... View more info
Publisher: London, Caliban Books: 1984
Seller ID: 31980
Reduced format facsimile. 8vo. xxiii, 212pp, [2pp] errata, b&w illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0904573516 ***First published: London, C. Dilly, 1784. Sydney Parkinson was one of the two artists on board the Endeavour on Cook's first voyage to the Pacific. View more info
Publisher: Melbourne, Queensberry Hill Press: 1980
Seller ID: 5955
First edition. 94pp, frontis vignette, 2 illus. Decorated papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. Signed by the editor, on the title-page. ***Pateshall was 3rd lieutenant on the convict transport Calcutta, which was part of David Collins' expedition to found a colony on the shores of Bass Strait - both Victoria and Tasmania's 'first fleet'. View more info
Publisher: Sorrento, Victoria, Lavender Hill Multimedia: 2002
Seller ID: 35639
(Sullivan Bay Historical Series, no 3.) 94pp. Soft covers. A good clean copy. View more info
Publisher: Brisbane, Amphion Press / Australian Society of the History of Medicine.: 1995
Seller ID: 26801
122pp, illustrated. Soft covers with dustwrapper. Very good. Owner's details on title page. ISBN 0867765992 View more info
By: PERKINS, J.O.N.
Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1962
Seller ID: 9305
202pp. Cloth (spine lightly sunned) with d/w (a couple of silverfish nibbles). Very good. View more info
By: PERROTT, Monica.
Publisher: Sydney, Hale & Iremonger: 1983
Seller ID: 26212
(Macquarie Colonial Papers.) 158pp, illus. Soft covers. Very good. Signed by the author, and inscribed by her and Portia Robinson (series editor) to the historian Lloyd Robson. ISBN 0868060119 View more info
By: PERRY, T.M.
Publisher: Sydney, Nelson: 1982
Seller ID: 8968
Large 4to. 160pp, frontispiece and 85 plates in colour and b&w, other illustrations, coloured endpaper map. Cloth-backed papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities a trifle rubbed). Edges a little spotted, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0241108632 View more info
By: PHILLIP, Arthur.
Publisher: Malvern, Victoria, Banks Society: 2007
Seller ID: 18117
Edited from the 1789 edition by John Currey. 82pp, frontispiece portrait , 6 plates, folding map (all from the 1798 ed). Soft covers. Fine [new]. ISBN 0949586196 View more info
By: PHILLIP, Arthur.
Publisher: Melbourne, Hutchinson: 1982
Seller ID: 34974
(Australiana Facsimile Editions.) 4to. (ii), 6, [ii], viii, x, [xii], 298, lxxiv pp, 47 plates and 8 charts (6 folding). Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a trifle sunned, short closed tear at foot of spine, now in protective sleeve). 11x6cm slip of paper with family details tipped to front paste-down. A very good copy clean copy. ***Facsimile of Ferguson 47. View more info
Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publ.: 1976
Seller ID: 8103
(Australian Historical Monographs, reprint series Vol VI). Translated by George Mackaness. 140pp, 6 b&w illus. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. ***Prieur was transported for his part in the rebellion in Lower Canada in 1837-38. View more info
Publisher: Adelaide, Investigator Press: 1986
Seller ID: 31055
96pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0858640961 ***The diary of Oliver Ragless at the Victorian goldfields in the 1850s. View more info
By: READ, Kenneth E.
Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1965
Seller ID: 5969
Illustrated with photographs and maps. 266pp, 16pp plates (incl. 2 maps). Orig. cloth with d/w (spine lacks small piece near foot, in prot. sleeve). Fore-edges uncut. Very good. ***An autobiographical account of two years spent in the Central Highlands of New Guinea. View more info
By: REES, Sian.
Publisher: Sydney, Hodder: 2001
Seller ID: 12426
248pp, illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info
Publisher: Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Bendigo, Geelong, Allan & Co.: no date
Seller ID: 35417
(Imperial edition, no 336.) Oblong 4to (230x305mm). 36pp, 8 full-page b&w illustrations, others in text. One page is a dedicatory verse, to Melba, and the lower wrapper has the publisher's advertisement for the three 'Rentoul Peterson' songbooks (of which this is one). Stapled in pictorial coloured wrappers (the front is also drawn by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite and printed in green and black on a beige background); as issued. *** Muir 6348. A reprint (first published 1910). View more info
Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publications: 1978
Seller ID: 8104
Edited by George Mackaness. Australian Historical Monographs, reprint series. 70pp, 8 b&w illustrations, map. Stapled in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. ***Robinson was at the time the Protector of Aborigines in the Port Phillip district. View more info
Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1985
Seller ID: 7827
370pp. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0195545699 ***All published (no subsequent volume). View more info
Publisher: Melb., The Advocate Press: 1936
Seller ID: 4284
Ed. By Rev. J.M. Murphy, S.J., M.A. and Rev. F. Moynihan, B.A., Dip. Ed., Editor of "The Advocate". 4to. 294pp., many full-page plates (1 fold.) Orig. cloth, gilt (very good) with worn d/w. Internally very good. View more info
Publisher: Sydney, Library of Australian History: 1991
Seller ID: 34441
160pp. Cloth-textured papered boards (as issued, without dustwrapper). A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908120818 View more info
Publisher: Paris, Alphonse Pringuet: 1854
Seller ID: 25343
Translated from the Italian into French by L’Abbe Falcimagne, With notes and a history of the Discovery of Gold. xii, 442pp. Re-backed and cornered, original spine laid down (head and base of spine a little rubbed). A few spots on first and last pages, folding map complete. **Important non-English work of the early Gold Rush era. The author was a Benedictine Monk at Port Essington in the 1840s. View more info
By: SATCHELL, Tony.
Publisher: Melbourne, Author?: 2003
Seller ID: 20778
Revised edition. 184pp, illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646428608 ***The lives of 88 convicts transported from Ireland, Scotland and England to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land and Western Australia. View more info
Publisher: Melbourne, The Polwarth Sheepbreeders' Association of Australia: 1943- 1973
Seller ID: 12716
14 volumes of the 16 issued for this period. Original cloth. Owner's name in some vols. Very good. View more info
By: SMITH, Babette.
Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2008
Seller ID: 24721
400pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 1741146046 View more info
By: SPATE, O.H.K.
Publisher: Canberra, ANU Press: 1979-1988
Seller ID: 32120
Three volumes, small 4to. [I] 372pp, 25 maps, 20 plates. [II] 426pp, 28 maps, 19 plates. [III] 410pp, 28 maps, 21 plates. The first volume is bound in cloth, the others in cloth-textured papered boards, all with endpaper maps and dustwrappers (that of the first volume with a sunned spine and a couple of closed clean tears, all now in protective sleeves). Very good clean copies. The final volume has an author's inscription. View more info
By: SPROD, Dan
Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1990
Seller ID: 7067
Number XXV of 25 copies thus. Signed by the author. Full leather, gilt, raised bands and spine title labels, in buckram slipcase with ribbon. Small 4to. 334pp, illustrated. Fine. ISBN 0908528191 ***With the previously unpublished journals of Leichhardt and his later critic Hovenden Hely, and 42 contemporary drawings by Conrad Martens, George Fairholme and expedition member John Mann. View more info
By: SPROD, Dan
Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1990
Seller ID: 25441
600 signed and numbered copies. Small 4to. 334pp, illustrated. Blue buckram with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0908528191 ***With the previously unpublished journals of Leichhardt and his later critic Hovenden Hely, and 42 contemporary drawings by Conrad Martens, George Fairholme and expedition member John Mann. View more info
By: Sprod, Dan.
Publisher: Adelaide, Sprod family: 2009
Seller ID: 26969
Oblong 4to. 108pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646518704 ***Adelaide-born George Sprod (1919-2003) began his cartooning career in Changi Prison during WW2 - the Australian War Memorial holds copies of 'Smoke-oh' the camp magazine which he edited and illustrated - and subsequently worked as a cartoonist and illustrator in Australia and England (1949-69), where he was a frequent presence in Punch magazine. View more info
By: SPROD, Dan.
Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 2006
Seller ID: 21774
750 copies only. Large 8vo; x, 138pp, frontis, 8pp b&w illustrations, folding route map. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0908528337 *** This study publishes, for the first time, the field journals of two of Leichhardt's party on the famed Port Essington expedition - the convict William Phillips and the 15/16 year-old John Murphy - along with commentary and notes. View more info
By: SPROD, George.
Publisher: Sydney, Quincunx Press: 1989
Seller ID: 25197
Large 8vo. 82pp, well illustrated with cartoons by Sprod. ISBN 073165661X ***South Australian by birth, sometime resident of Changi Prison Camp and a 'tolier in the vineyards of Fleet Street' - he was a regular contributor to 'Punch' and illustrated many books - for twenty years, the cartoonist Sprod lived in King's Cross for over 30 years. View more info
Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1969
Seller ID: 25346
Reprint of the 1853 first edition. 279 pp. Original blue cloth (no dustwrapper, as issued). Fine. ***Valuable analysis of the history of gold rushes from the 1500s onwards and their economic consequences, with predictions of the effects of the rushes of the 1850s. View more info
By: STRUTT, William.
Publisher: Sydney, Privately printed: 1958
Seller ID: 14390
Edited with and Introduction, Notes and Commentary by George Mackaness. 2 parts. (Australian Historical Monographs, No. XXXVIII.) 135 numbered copies for sale, plus 15 for presentation, signed by Mackaness. These are nos 22 and 2 respectively, both with an additional inscription from GM to Ian McLaren. 47pp, 5 illus & 42pp, 5 illus. Stiff grey yapp-edged wrappers, as issued, slightly rubbed. Very good. View more info
By: STRUTT, William.
Publisher: Melbourne, Library Committee, Parliament of Victoria: 1980
Seller ID: 4173
With a narrative by Marjorie Tipping. Oblong folio. 84pp, 100 colour plates. Blue cloth, lettered in gilt, with plastic dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. View more info
Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1963
Seller ID: 7676
(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 4.) Two volumes.  219pp, 5 plates (2 in colour), folding map;  271pp, 9 plates (2 in colour, 1 map). Synthetic cloth, a few light marks. Edges yellowed. Owner's name and bookplate in each volume. Good to very good. ***Facsimile of the 1833 edition, published by Smith, Elder and Co. London. Ferguson 1704. View more info
Publisher: Sydney, Doubleday: 1982
Seller ID: 32064
Facsimile reprint. Two volumes. [I] 219pp, 5 engraved illustrations, folding map at rear. [II] 271pp, 13 engraved illustrations (including a map). Synthetic cloth with dustwrappers (spines slightly sunned). A very good clean set. ***Originally published by Smith, Elder and Company, London, 1833. (Ferguson 1704). View more info
By: STURT, Charles.
Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1988
Seller ID: 29637
Transcribed from the originals, with additions. #76 of 135 numbered copies. 8vo. 72pp. Full cloth with dustwrapper. Fine. View more info
By: STURT, Charles.
Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 
Seller ID: 29823
#58 of 135 numbered copies, initialled by the publisher. Tall 8vo. 62pp. Full cloth with dustwrapper. The book in fine clean condition, but the wrapper has some silverfishing at head and tail of spine and along the rear flap fold (now in protective sleeve). View more info
By: STURT, Charles.
Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1983
Seller ID: 34832
#7 of 250 numbered copies, initialled by the publisher, of which the first ten are special, thus, in full green morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, spine lettered in gilt and with two raised bands. 4to. 116pp & map. Composed and printed by Whitcoulls, Christchurch. Head and fore-edges uncut. A fine clean copy. ***The first printing of Sturt’s journal, from his manuscript, which ‘in its nature differs from’ the account later published in 'Two Expeditions i... View more info
By: Sydney Gazette:
Publisher: Sydney, Public Library of NSW & Angus and Robertson / Roebuck: 1963-73.
Seller ID: 29369
Facsimile edition. The first nine volumes of the Gazette, reproduced here in seven volumes (three volumes in 4to and four in folio). Unpaginated. Original brown buckram, gilt spine titles and decoration to upper boards, all but Vol IX lacking dustwrappers.  Volume I March 5, 1803 to February 26, 1804 (published 1963).  Volume II: March, 1804, to February 24, 1805 (1965).  Volume III: March, 1805, to March 9, 1806 (1966).  Volumes IV & V: March 16, 1806, to A... View more info
By: Sydney Herald:
Publisher: Sydney, SMH / Land Printers: 1979
Seller ID: 25408
Folio. Unpaginated. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0909558035 View more info
Publisher: Wellington, NZ, R.E. Owen, Govt Printer: 1966
Seller ID: 13603
Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Nancy M. Taylor. 466pp, colour frontis, b&w illus, maps. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine faded, surface rubbing). Top edges slightly yellowed, otherwise very clean inside. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper. ***An account of a voyage to, and sojourn in, New South Wales, Norfolk Island and New Zealand (the major part relating to the latter). View more info