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Image for Earl Grey and the Australian colonies 1846-1857 : a study of self-government and self-interest.

Earl Grey and the Australian colonies 1846-1857 : a study of self-government and self-interest.

By: WARD, John M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1958

Seller ID: 9878


496pp, frontis, map. Cloth with dustwrapper (top edge a trifle chipped, now in protective sleeve). Offsetting on endpapers; owner's name. A very good clean copy. View more info

Fighting Over the Forests.

By: WATSON, Ian.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1990

Seller ID: 28158


174pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0044422083 View more info

Image for The South Sea Islanders and the Queensland Labour Trade : a record of voyages and experiences in the Western Pacific, from 1875 to 1891.

The South Sea Islanders and the Queensland Labour Trade : a record of voyages and experiences in the Western Pacific, from 1875 to 1891.

By: WAWN, William T.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein & Co.: 1893

Seller ID: 31919


First edition. Tall 8vo. xvi, 440pp; frontis, numerous text illustrations and a few plates, from the author's own sketches, 5 coloured maps. Original blue cloth, extremities a little rubbed. Short closed clean tear to front free endpaper, edges a little spotted and few light spots on early and late leaves, otherwise a very good clean copy.. ISBN 0708108229 View more info

Kilauea. The Newest Land on Earth.

By: WEISEL, Dorian (photographs by).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Bishop Museum Press: 1990

Seller ID: 21849


Text by Christina Heliker. 4to. 76pp, profusely illustrated with colour and black & white photographs, colour illustrations, map. Soft covers. Very good+. ISBN 0930897463 View more info

Australian Children's Books: a bibliography. VolumeTwo: 1973-1988.

By: WHITE, Kerry.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1992

Seller ID: 18247


(Miegunyah Press Series, no.7) 4to xxii, 504pp. Original cloth with dustwrapper (spine and 5cms back cover lightly sunned). Very good. ISBN 0522844316 View more info

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The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature.

By: WILDE, William H., Joy Hooton & Barry Andrews (eds)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, OUP: 2000

Seller ID: 31953


Second edition, reprinted. Thick 8vo. x, 834pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Slight mark at top corner of half-title, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 019553381X View more info

Image for South Australia : its advantages and its resources.

South Australia : its advantages and its resources.

By: WILKINSON, George Blakiston.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA Government Printer / History Trust of SA: 1983

Seller ID: 34425


Facsimile edition: #732 of 1000 copies. Illustrated by John Michael Skipper with a new Introduction and Notes on the Illustrations by Dr J.M. Tregenza and an Index to the Illustrations by Jean Tregenza. 8vo, 10, xii, 392, 11-26pp, folding map, numerous marginal illustrations (see below), corrigendum slip. Full blue calf, lettered and ruled in gilt, with its plain dustwrapper and posting box (and the original receipt for $89.00). A fine clean (unused) copy. This facsimile... View more info

Image for The Annals of Bushranging [New South Wales]. Volume 3: 1827.

The Annals of Bushranging [New South Wales]. Volume 3: 1827.

By: WILLIAMS, Stephan.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Canberra, Popinjay Publications: 1995

Seller ID: 31120


100 copies only. 4to. iv, 196pp, map of Canberra district, bibliography, index. Soft covers. Very good to fine. View more info

Image for The Annals of Bushranging [New South Wales]. Volume 4: 1828.

The Annals of Bushranging [New South Wales]. Volume 4: 1828.

By: WILLIAMS, Stephan.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Canberra, Popinjay Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 31121


80 copies only. 4to. iv, 204pp, bibliography, index. Soft covers. Very good to fine. View more info

Image for Report on the Present State and Prospects of Lord Howe Island.

Report on the Present State and Prospects of Lord Howe Island.

By: WILSON, J. Bowie.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sydney, Thomas Richards, Government Printer: 1882

Seller ID: 30452


Large 4to. 40pp, folding frontispiece and other b&w photographic illustrations, 2 folding maps at rear (one, the geological sketch map, is coloured). Original red cloth over bevelled boards, gilt title on the upper, blind rules; extremities rubbed and some light staining. Clean inside. Slight loss to top corner of title-page, a few short clean tears to the maps neatly closed with clear archival tape. A good to very good copy. View more info

Image for A Missionary Voyage to the Southern Pacific Ocean 1796-1798.

A Missionary Voyage to the Southern Pacific Ocean 1796-1798.

By: WILSON, James.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1968

Seller ID: 29191


8vo. xx, [xii], c, 420pp, folding maps, plates. Synthetic cloth with dustwrapper (spine sunned, a little light soiling, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***Facsimile reprint (in a reduced format) of Wilson's 1799 publication, with a new introduction by Irmgard Moschner. View more info

The Melbourne Tram Book.

By: WILSON, Randall & Dale Budd.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, UNSW Press: 2003

Seller ID: 25526


Square 8vo. 800pp, illustrated in colour. Soft covers with blurb flaps (these have tear-out postcards, two each at front and rear, both of which are present). Very good. ISBN 0868406465 View more info

Image for Journal of the Horn Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1894, together with maps and plans; and a Report of the Physical Geography of Australia by Professor R. Tate and J.A. Watt.

Journal of the Horn Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1894, together with maps and plans; and a Report of the Physical Geography of Australia by Professor R. Tate and J.A. Watt.

By: WINNECKE, Charles.

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Bundaberg, Queensland, Corkwood Press: 1995

Seller ID: 29622


#223 of 300 copies. Facsimile edition (first published 1897). Two parts: 8vo. Text volume: [iv], 86pp, b&w plates. Map folder: 4 folding maps (one very large). Cloth-textured papered boards (as issued, without dustwrapper). Very good to fine. View more info

Image for Australia in the War of 1939-1945 : Series 1 (Army). Complete in seven volumes.

Australia in the War of 1939-1945 : Series 1 (Army). Complete in seven volumes.

By: World War II:

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial: 1952-1977.

Seller ID: 27619


Series 1 (Army) complete in seven volumes. [I] To Benghazi, by Gavin Long (reprinted with corrections 1961). [II] Greece, Crete and Syria, by Gavin Long (reprinted 1962). [III] Tobruk and El Alamein, by Barton Maughan (1966). [IV] The Japanese Thrust, by Lionel Wigmore (reprinted 1968). [V] South-West Pacific Area - First Year, by Dudley McCarthy (reprinted 1962). [VI] The New Guinea Offensives, by David Dexter (reprinted 1968). [VII] The Final Campaigns, by Gavin Long (... View more info

AN IRISH HEART.

By: WRIGHT, David McKee.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1918

Seller ID: 12414


137pp, frontis portrait. Original dec cloth (extremities lightly rubbed, spine sunned). A couple of spots on first and last leaves and edges. Very good. View more info

Image for Walers : Australian horses abroad.

Walers : Australian horses abroad.

By: YARWOOD, A.T.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 1989

Seller ID: 30484


(Number 6 in the Miegunyah Press Series.) Large 8vo; xxiii, 226 pages with 4 maps and 52 illustrations plus 7 colour plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good+ clean copy. Owner's name. ISBN 0522843859 ***The term 'Waler' was coined in Calcutta in 1846 to describe a horse from New South Wales. View more info