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Islands of Incarceration. Convict and quarantine islands of the Australian coast.

By: PEARN, John & Peggy Carter (eds).

Price: $30.00

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

BRITAIN AND AUSTRALIA: Economic Relationships in the 1950s.

By: PERKINS, J.O.N.

Price: $20.00

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

A Tolerable Good Success : economic opportunities for women in New South Wales 1788-1830.

By: PERROTT, Monica.

Price: $18.00

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

The Discovery of Australia : the charts and maps of the navigators and explorers.

By: PERRY, T.M.

Price: $95.00

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

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The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay. Compiled from authentic papers.

By: PHILLIP, Arthur.

Price: $15.00

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

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The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay, with an account of the establishment of the colonies of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island, compiled from authentic papers...

By: PHILLIP, Arthur.

Price: $75.00

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

Australian Pioneer Women.

By: POWNALL, Eve.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking O'Neil: 1988

Seller ID: 23196


Reprint. Small 4to. 296pp, illus in b/w. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0670900753 View more info

Notes of a Convict of 1838.

By: PRIEUR, Francois Xavier.

Price: $15.00

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

50 YEARS HARD.

By: PROUT, Denton and Fred Feely.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1967

Seller ID: 9080


266pp, b/w illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with d/w (spine lightly faded) very good. ***The first 50 years of Pentridge Gaol. View more info

Oliver's Diary : an 'andkerchief of eirth.

By: RAGLESS, Margaret E. (ed)

Price: $30.00

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

THE HIGH VALLEY.

By: READ, Kenneth E.

Price: $25.00

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

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The Floating Brothel : the extraordinary story of the Lady Julian and its cargo of female convicts bound for Botany Bay.

By: REES, Sian.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder: 2001

Seller ID: 12426


248pp, illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Bush Songs of Australia for Young and Old.

By: RENTOUL, Annie R. (words) & Georgette Peterson (music). Illustrations by Ida Rentoul-Outhwaite.

Price: $250.00

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

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George Augustus Robinson's Journey into South-Eastern Australia, 1844, with George Henry Haydon's Narrative of part of the same journey.

By: ROBINSON, George Augustus.

Price: $20.00

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

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The Hatch and Brood of Time : a study of the first generation of native-born white Australians 1788-1828. Volume One.

By: ROBINSON, Portia.

Price: $50.00

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

THE NATIONAL EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS. Melbourne, Australia, December 2nd - 9th, 1934.

By: Roman Catholic Church:

Price: $45.00

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

WONDERS OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF.

By: ROUGHLEY, T.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1936

Seller ID: 7883


282pp, colour and b/w plates. Original cloth, trifling wear. Very good. View more info

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Index to the Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volumes I & 2 (1788-1850).

By: SAINTY, Malcolm R. & Michael C. Flynn (eds)

Price: $15.00

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

Memoires Historiques Sur L’Australie.

By: Salvado, Monsignor Rudesindo.

Price: $60.00

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

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For Better or Worse : convict lives shaped by transportation.

By: SATCHELL, Tony.

Price: $50.00

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

Governors' Wives in Colonial Australia.

By: SELZER, Anita.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Library of Australia: 2002

Seller ID: 35392


Large 8vo. 174pp, illustrated. Soft cover (lower corners a little creased). A good clean copy. ISBN 0642107351 View more info

STUD BOOK AND FLOCK BOOK OF REGISTERED POLWARTH FLOCKS.

By: Sheep:

Price: $150.00

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

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Railways of Australia.

By: SINGLETON, C.C. & David Burke.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1964

Seller ID: 6158


Reprint (3rd imp). 8vo. 160pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, folding map, pictorial endpapers. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Australia's Birthstain : the startling legacy of the convict era.

By: SMITH, Babette.

Price: $28.00

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

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The Pacific since Magellan. [I] The Spanish Lake. [II] Monopolists and Freebooters. [III] Paradise Found and Lost.

By: SPATE, O.H.K.

Price: $200.00

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

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Proud Intrepid Heart : Leichhardt's first attempt to the Swan River 1846-1847. Special issue of 25 numbered & signed copies.

By: SPROD, Dan

Price: $285.00

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

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Proud Intrepid Heart : Leichhardt's first attempt to the Swan River 1846-1847.

By: SPROD, Dan

Price: $35.00

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

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That Odd Mr Sprod: cartoons by George Napier Sprod.

By: Sprod, Dan.

Price: $40.00

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

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Leichhardt's Expeditioners : in the Australian Wilderness 1844-1845.

By: SPROD, Dan.

Price: $25.00

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

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When I Survey the Wondrous Cross. Sydney's King's Cross ancient and modern.

By: SPROD, George.

Price: $15.00

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

The Australian and Californian Gold Discoveries, and their probable consequences.

By: Sterling, Patrick James.

Price: $45.00

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

The Australian Journal of William Strutt, A.R.A. 1850-1862.

By: STRUTT, William.

Price: $75.00

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

Two Expeditions into the Interior of Southern Australia, during the years 1828, 1829, 1830, and 1831: with observations on the soil, climate and general resources of the colony of New South Wales.

By: STURT, Capt. Charles.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1963

Seller ID: 7676


(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 4.) Two volumes. [1] 219pp, 5 plates (2 in colour), folding map; [2] 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

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Two Expeditions into the Interior of Southern Australia, during the years 1828, 1829, 1830, and 1831: with observations on the soil, climate and general resources of the colony of New South Wales.

By: STURT, Capt. Charles.

Price: $50.00

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

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Four Letters from Charles Sturt, on a proposed exploration of the Australian continent, addressed to Lord Stanley during 1843 & 1844.

By: STURT, Charles.

Price: $85.00

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

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Proceedings of an Expedition into the interior of New Holland in 1829 and 1830.

By: STURT, Charles.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: [1989]

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

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An Expedition into the Northwestern Interior of New South Wales 1828.

By: STURT, Charles.

Price: $425.00

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

The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser. A facsimile reproduction of Volumes I to IX, 1803-1811.

By: Sydney Gazette:

Price: $385.00

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. [1] Volume I March 5, 1803 to February 26, 1804 (published 1963). [2] Volume II: March, 1804, to February 24, 1805 (1965). [3] Volume III: March, 1805, to March 9, 1806 (1966). [4] Volumes IV & V: March 16, 1806, to A... View more info

The Sydney Herald. A facsimile reproduction of the first thirty-eight issues from April 18, 1831 to January 2, 1832.

By: Sydney Herald:

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Sydney, SMH / Land Printers: 1979

Seller ID: 25408


Folio. Unpaginated. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0909558035 View more info

The Journal of Ensign Best 1837-1843.

By: TAYLOR, Nancy M. (ed).

Price: $40.00

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

The Sea Journals of Annie and Amy Henning.

By: Thomas, Joan (ed).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Halstead Press: 1984

Seller ID: 24633


142pp, illustrated in b&w. Index. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Owner's name on title page. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0909134685 View more info

Substance of a Speech delivered by Colonel Torrens, in the House of Commons, 15th February,1827, on the motion of Sir Robert Wilmot Horton, Bart. for the re-appointment of a select committee on emigration from the United Kingdom. Second edition.

By: TORRENS, Colonel.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1962

Seller ID: 7768


(South Australian Facsimile Editions no 38.) 45 copies. 56pp. Vinyl covered boards. Very good. ***Originally printed by T. Brettell, 1827 [?] - Ferguson 1148. View more info

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Kellyana.

By: TURNBULL, Clive.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Hawthorn Press: 1943

Seller ID: 31534


12pp, sewn in stiff card covers with attached dustwrapper (a little creasing and slight discolouration along extremities, 2 small spots on front, booksellers' small sticker on lower edge of front flap). A very good clean copy. View more info

LIVING STONES. The Story of the Methodist Church in Canberra.

By: UDY, James S.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sacha Books: 1974

Seller ID: 8019


186pp, illus in b/w. Cloth-textured papered boards with d/w small tape repair). Pasted onto ffep: Canberra Central Parish newsletter[?]. Very good. View more info

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Contributions to the Mineralogy of Victoria.

By: ULRICH, George H.F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, National Museum of Victoria / Mineralogical Society of Victoria: nd

Seller ID: 32839


Facsimile reprint (first published Melbourne, 1870.) Tall 8vo. 32pp, stapled in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. View more info

Insignia - State of Victoria, Australia.

By: Victoria:

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, State of Victoria: 1975

Seller ID: 28173


4to folder, with 5 folded sheets, printed in colour, showing the Amorial Ensign, State Flag, Floral Emblem, Faunal Emblem I, Faunal Emblem II. Premier's Dept with compliments slip loosely inserted, owner's bookplate on blurb flap of front cover. Extremities a little rubbed, otherwise very good. View more info

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Historical Records of Victoria. Volume Three: The Early Development of Melbourne 1836-1839

By: Victoria: JONES, Pauline (ed)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Government Printer: 1981

Seller ID: 30693


(Foundation series, Editor-in-Chief: Michael Cannon.) xix, 670pp, 14 folding plates (most in colour), other illustrations. De-luxe issue in gilt- and blind-stamped morocco, pictorial endpapers. The edges slightly soiled, faint marks at head of both free endpapers left by tape from a previous covering, otherwise very good to fine. View more info

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New Holland Journal, November 1833 - October 1834.

By: Von HÜGEL, Baron Charles.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Melb., Miegunyah Press (MUP) in assoc. with the State Library of NSW: 1994

Seller ID: 4726


Translated and edited Dymphna Clark. Botanical Index by Roger Hnatiuk. xxii, 540pp, 20 coloured plates and many other illustrations, 4 maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little faded). Very good. ***Von Hügel was an Austrian diplomat with an interest in exotic plants. His journal (held by the Mitchell Library) details his travels in the Aust. colonies - Swan River & King George Sound, Van Diemen's Land (pp. 96-167), NSW and Norfolk Island... View more info

Intellect and Emotion : perspectives on Australian history. Essays in honour of Michael Roe.

By: WALKER, David and Michael Bennett (eds).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Geelong, Centre for Australian Studies (Deakin University) & Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 1998

Seller ID: 5463


200 numbered copies, signed by Michael Roe. Large 8vo. 245pp, frontis portrait. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). Very good to fine. ISBN 0859017834 ***Twelve essays on what might broadly be termed Australian 'cultural history', first presented at a symposium to mark the retirement of Professor Roe, concluding with a bibliography of his published work. The contents also appear under separate cover as issue 16 of Australian Cultural Studies. Of par... View more info

A Month in the Bush of Australia. Journal of one of a party of gentlemen who recently travelled from Sydney to Port Phillip - with some remarks on the present state of the farming establishments and society in the settled parts of the Argyle Country.

By: WALKER, Thomas.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1965

Seller ID: 7766


(Australiana Facsimile Editions no 114.) [ii], iv, 54pp. Vinyl bookcloth, as issued (without dustwrapper). A little faint foxing on the endpapers, a few small stains on the front eps. The pencilled signature of the historian L.F. Fitzhardinge, and his small ownership label. Very good. ***Originally published by J. Cross, London, 1838. View more info