Australian Non Fiction Books
There are 950 books in this catalogue.
Book Number: 65615
Australian National University Press, Canberra, 1973 8vo. hardcover. 237pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / good d/w with haded spine.
The Life of Matthew Flinders
Book Number: 65594
Allen & Unwin, Sydney 2002. 8vo. hardcover. 259pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Macken, J. J. (James Joseph)
Book Number: 65586
Dee Why, N.S.W. J.J. Macken 1991 8vo softcover 90pp b/w illus. very good, signed by author.
Sunny memories : Australians at the seaside
Book Number: 65560
Richmond, Vic. Greenhouse Publications 1982 4to hardcover 183pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Pictorial History: Manly
Book Number: 65547
Kingsclear Books, Sydney, 2008. Oblong 8vo. softcover. 139pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+.
Lismore. from Lios Mor to Tuckurimba
Ryan, Maurice & Smith, Robert
Book Number: 65486
Northern Rivers Press, Lismore 2006. 4to. softcover. 156pp. b/w illus., maps. Very good, some creases on cover edges.
Australian Wildflower Magic
Book Number: 63697
The Writers Press 1967 revised. Large 8vo. hardcover. 304pp. b/w illus. Very good, cover edges rubbed, spot of damage to cloth on front cover, some foxing.
Melbourne: John Bateman's Village
Bell, Agnes Paton
Book Number: 65438
Cassell Australia, Melbourne 1965. 8vo. hardcover. 178pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, pafe edges toned. / Good, chipped d/w.
I Recall: Collections and Recollections.
Croll, Robert Henderson
Book Number: 65441
Robertson & Mullens, Melbourne, 1939. 8vo. hardcover. 188pp. index, b/w plates. Good-, some foxing, spine faded.
A Voyage to New South Wales
Book Number: 65445
View Productions, Australia, 1985. 4to. hardcover. 120pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Fourteen Years: Extracts from a Private Journal, 1925 - 1939.
Book Number: 65446
Melbourne : Meanjin Press, 1948. 8vo. hardcover. 250pp. Wood engravings by Verdon Morcom. Limited edition of 500 copies, This copy signed &
unnumbered. Good, book covered in clear adhesive plastic.Bookplate on half-title.
The Yellow Joss
Idriess, Ion L.
Book Number: 65431
Angus & Robertson 1948. 7th edition. 8vo. orange cloth hardcover. 256pp, b/w plates. Good, spine slightly slanted. foxing to endpapers, some wear on spine.
Guide To Jenolan Caves, New South Wales Australia
Book Number: 59452
Government Printer, Sydney. 1905. 2nd edition Oblong 8vo. orig. dec. paper covered stiff boards. 76pp. + 2 colour maps at rear. b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers, cover faded, owner's details on fep dated 1906. Geological survey of NSW issued under the diredtion of S. W. Moore minister for Mines & Agriculture. Scarce 2nd edition first edition was published in 1899.
Blue Mountains and Jenolan Caves Illustrated Tourist Guide.
Phillips, H. (compiled & published by)
Book Number: 65415
H. Phillips under the patronage of the Shire of the Blue Mountains and the Katoomba Municipal Council, Katoomba N.D. 190? 8vo. softcover. 96pp. b/w illus. & maps. 4 folding. Good, spine worn.
In Search Of Dawes' Mount Twiss
Craft, Frank A.; Mitchell, R. Else
Book Number: 65417
Royal Australian Historical Society, 1941. 8vo. stapled wraps. 31pp. b/w maps & diagrams. Very good, inscription on cover, a few tiny chips to bottom rear cover edge.
Historic Tasmania Sketchbook
Smith, Adam & Woodberry, Joan. Drawings by Max Angus, Frank Mather, Arthur Phillips
Book Number: 65382
Rigby, Adelaide, 1977. 8vo. hardcover. 251pp. b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
The Colonial Australians
Book Number: 44885
Allen Lane, Melbourne, 1979 Small 4to. hardcover. 202pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. No. 89 of 750 limited edition. Signed by author
N. J. Caire Landscape Photographer
Pitkethly, Anne and Don. [Caire, N. J.]
Book Number: 65348
Anne & Don Pitkethly, Australia, 1988. Small 4to. hardcover. 112pp. sepia illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Seven Miles from Sydney: a History of Manly
Book Number: 63905
Manly Council, 2002. Revised edition. 4to. hardcover. 304pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, photo copied news item tipped at page 60. / Good d/w with rubbing and small hole on rear panel.
A Field Guide to the Flinders Ranges
Book Number: 65326
Rigby, Melbourne 1980 8vo. hardcover. 368pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / no d/w.
Tales of old Mosman
Book Number: 65297
Dungog, N.S.W. Mosman Historical Society 1978 8vo softcover 104pp b/w illus. Very good.
Faint Tappings at the Wrong Window
Pratt, John L. G.
Book Number: 65282
Laughing Water Publications, Carlisle, W.A. 2012. 8vo. softcover. 305pp. Very good+. Inscribed & signed by author.
The Story of Australia's Flags
Maitland, Major General Gordon
Book Number: 65251
Playbill Military, Australia, 2015. 8vo. softcover. 366pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Great Escapes by Convicts in Colonial Australia
Book Number: 65257
Simon & Schuster Australia 1999 8vo softcover 176pp. Very good. Index. Illustrated with plates and maps. Six convict escape stories with comments on others. Includes Mary Bryant, James Porter, Jack Donahue, The Cyprus Pirates, The Cannibal of Van Diemen's Land.
Book Number: 65259
Access Press, Perth, 2000. 8vo. illustrated boards, hardcover. 147pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine, owner's note in pencil on first blank page. Edition limited to 500 copies.
My Home in Tasmania. During a Residence of Nine Years
Meredith, Louisa Anne
Book Number: 65227
Glamorgan Spring Bay Historical Society, Swansea, 2003. 8vo. softcover. 275pp. b/w illus. Very good. Facsimile reprint of the original two volume work published by John Murray, London in 1852.
Foundations of the Australian Monetary System
Butlin, S. J
Book Number: 65229
Sydney University Press, Australia, 1953. 8vo. hardcover. 727pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Good d/w with some small tears.
History of Abbotsleigh.
Book Number: 65223
The Council of Abbotsleigh, Sydney, 1968. 4to. illustrated cloth hardcover. 109pp. b/w illus. Very good+.
Living Relics of Australia (Volume 2)
Book Number: 62874
Mick and Phyl Jofffe, Berowra Heights, NSW, Australia, 2001 4to. hardcover. 127pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good+ d/w. Limited edition of 5000. Inscribed & signed by author.
Bligh's Other Mutiny
Book Number: 65188
Angus & Robertson, London, 1975. 8vo. hardcover. 202pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, news clipping tipped-in on fep., some foxing on outer edge of tect block. / Very good d/w.
On the Wool Track
Book Number: 65195
Angus and Robertson 1945. 8vo. Softcover. 210pp. Good+. pages toned.
Under Full Sail
Book Number: 65143
ABC Books, Australia, 2016. 8vo. hardcover. 374pp. index. Colour & b/w illus. Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Recollections Of Early Gippsland Goldfields.
Book Number: 65130
Traralgon, Vic. : W. Chappell, 1916. 8vo. softcover. 82pp. + index, 6 b/w plates. rebound in plain wraps with original cover inside. Good condition.
On the Tide : stories of the Tamar.
Richardson, Peter (edited by)
Book Number: 65133
Launceston Library, Tasmania, 2001. Oblong 4to. softcover. 180pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, small crease on cover corner.
On the Tide 2 : more stories of the Tamar.
Richardson, Peter (edited by)
Book Number: 65134
Launceston Library, Tasmania, 2003. Oblong 4to. softcover. 215pp. index, b/w illus., folding colour map. Very good.