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There are 153 books in this catalogue.
Major, R.H.:  Eary Voyages to Terra Australis
Book Number: 819
Australian Heritage Press Adelaide 1963. Voyages to Australia in the time of Captain Cook as told in original documents. Scarce. Very good condition, small bumpon top cover edge. Include liftout maps. 140pp.
Keywords: Australian history exploration discovery
Price: $125.00


JOLLEY, Elizabeth:  THE GEORGES' WIFE.
Book Number: 1764
Ringwood. Viking. 1993 1st ed. . Excellent copy in new conditon. Are we fated to repeat our past mistakes? A novel.
Keywords: australia literature first, family, human relationships
Price: $10.00


Murray, Mary::  Where Cane is King
Book Number: 2210
New York: Vantage, 1986. Hard Cover, Very good/Very good d/w, 6.5x9 Brown cloth cover; The story of the Reynolds brothers and their families, and the wide and varied cast that helped settle the tropical region of northern Australia.
Keywords: A tribute to the men and women who pioneered the development of northern Australia.
Price: $25.00


A.B. Paterson:  Rio Grande and other Verse
Book Number: 2423
Angus and Robertson 1939 8vo. hardcover. Good copy in poor d/w.
Keywords: Australian bush verse
Price: $12.00


Hewett, Dorothy.:  The Toucher
Book Number: 2539
McPhee Gribble. Melbourne. 1993 (Ist Edition) 8vo. In excellent d/w, copy same The author's first novel in 34 years, set in a small town in WA.
Keywords: Australiana Literature Novel
Price: $8.00


TIMMS, E. V.:  The Fury.
Book Number: 2567
Sydney, Angus and Robertson, (1954) First Edition; 8vo; pp. (viii), 244; inscription on ffl. . A novel of the gold-rushes of Victoria in the early 1850s.
Keywords: Australian literature gold-rush
Price: $12.00


Wilson, Helen:  THE MULGA TREES
Book Number: 3538
 Macmillan Australia 1980 1st ed. Very good in a very good d/w. slight foxing on page edges & bottom corners very slightly worn.
Keywords: australian fiction wilson
Price: $12.00


Walter H. Bone:  What Became of Them? - Australian Stories for Children
Book Number: 3721
Author, Sydney 1952 Limited edition, this one is not numbered. Cloth in d/w. Book has clean pages and no marks, the d/w is good with shelf wear, tear at top of spine but otherwise clean. Illustrations of unusual australian characters by author.
Keywords: childrens stories, australian characters
Price: $55.00


Baglin, Douglass & Austin, Yvonne:  Australian Pub Crawl
Book Number: 3966
 Sydney: Child & Henry, 1985. 4to. Softcover. 128pp. Index to pubs. B/w & colour illus. Very good.
Keywords: pubs hotel outback australia fosters tooheys xxxx castlemaine varlton united breweries
Price: $12.00


Dyson, John:  The Prime Minister's Boat is Missing
Book Number: 4272
London: Angus Robertson, 1974 1st ed. 8vo. Hardcover. Very good/very good d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction thriller
Price: $15.00


Briffa, Merice:  Final Dreaming
Book Number: 5731
Sydney: Eldorado, 1994 Soft Cover. Very Good. First Edition. 8vo. pp. 400. Novel set in historical fact, a story of two men who's lives keep crossing.
Keywords: queensland top end.
Price: $8.00


Cowan, Peter:  The Empty Street
Book Number: 6072
Angus and Robertson, Melbourne, 1965 first edition 8vo. Hardcover. 191pp. Very good. / good, chipped d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction short stories cowan
Price: $10.00


Lindsay, Hilarie.:  One for the Road, Book 6. Australian Short Stories
Book Number: 6111
Sydney: Ansay, 1978. Square 8vo. laminated boards hardcover. 48pp Signed by author. fine.
Keywords: Australian Short Stories fiction
Price: $8.00


Lindsay, Hilarie.:  One for the Road, Book 2. Australian Short Stories
Book Number: 6112
Sydney: Ansay, 1978. Square 8vo. laminated boards hardcover. 48pp Signed by author. fine.
Keywords: Australian Short Stories fiction
Price: $8.00


Thea Astley:  Vanishing Points - The Genteel Poverty Bus Company
Book Number: 6239
William Heinemann Australia 1992 First Edition black boards in d/w - no price printed on d/w. very good condition.
Keywords: australian novels, fiction
Price: $10.00


Lawson Henry, Illustrated by Lionel Lindsay:  The Romance of the Swag
Book Number: 6280
Sydney, Landsdowne. 1974. 8vo. hardcover. 49pp. woodcuts by Lionel Lindsay. very good. / very good d/w with crease on top edge.
Keywords: australian fiction laswson art woodcuts lionel lindsay
Price: $12.00


Wilder, Ken:  The Company You Keep
Book Number: 6622
State Library of NSW Press,, Sydney, 1994 First edition. Presentation copy to Morris West. Inscribed by author on half-title. "To Morris & Joy with great appreciation Ken". Signed by author on title page. near fine. / very good d/w.
Keywords: australian authors writers fiction morris west books publishers collins murdoch takeover
Price: $55.00


Baden-Powell, G. S:  New Homes for the Old Country. A Personal Experience of the Political and Domestic Life, the Industries, and the Natural History of Australia and New Zealand
Book Number: 6856
London. R.Bentley. 1872. First Edition. Large 8vo. blue decorated cloth hardcover. 512pp. index. b/w frontis. b/w illus. good condition, wear to cover corners and spine edges, binding loose, but front and back hinges are still ok.
Keywords: Personal Experience of the Political and Domestic Life, the Industries, and the Natural History of Australia and New Zealand
Price: $125.00


Scanlon, Herbert:  Humoresque
Book Number: 6993
Sydney n.d. blue printed wraps. VG 32pp., illustrations by Herb Brewer. One shilling pamphlet of humorous stories by an old soldier. Lightly faded wrapper, otherwise good solid copy, still white.
Keywords: literature.
Price: $12.00


Barclay John:  The Bloom is Gone
Book Number: 7004
Sydney: Australasian Book Society, 1977. First edition. Signed by author on fep. " For Bill, John Barclay. Aug'98 ". 8vo. hardcover. 211pp. very good+. / very good, lightly chipped d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction outback aboriginal teacher signed first 1st edition novel
Price: $10.00


Grenville Mann. Phillip:  The Keys of Heaven
Book Number: 7010
London. Heinemann, 1966. First edition 8vo. hardcover. 307pp. very good, owner's inscription on fep. foxing to edges. / Fair. chipped & torn d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction novel first edition 1st
Price: $10.00


Stead, Christina:  The Little Hotel.
Book Number: 7230
London. Angus & Robrtson. 1973 1st ed. 8vo. Hardcover. 191pp. Near fine. / very good+ d/w.
Keywords: fiction literature first edition Stead, Christina australian novel
Price: $12.00


Cleary, Jon:  The Golden Sabre.
Book Number: 20868
Collins London 1981. 1st edition. 8vo. hardcover. 300pp. very good/very good d/w.
Keywords: Cleary, Jon novel fiction australian russia first 1st edition
Price: $10.00


Herbert, Xavier:  Disturbing Element
Book Number: 21175
Melbourne: Cheshire, 1963 8vo. hardcover. 271pp. very good+. / very good, lightly chipped d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction novel herbert first 1st edition
Price: $10.00


Cook, Kenneth:  Pig
Book Number: 21217
Schwartz, Melbourne 1980 8vo. hardcover. 208pp. near fine / near fine d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction novel first edition kenneth cook
Price: $10.00


Johnston, George:  The Far Face of the Moon.
Book Number: 21259
Collins London - Sydney 1st UK edition 1965. 8vo. hardcover. 288pp. very good. / fair, chipped d/w.
Keywords: australian fiction novel flying planes war
Price: $10.00


Thomis, Malcolm I.:  Pastoral Country. a History of the Shire of Blackall.
Book Number: 21443
Brisbane. The Jacaranda Press. 1979. 8vo. hardcover. 130pp. index. b/w illus. Near fine. / near fine d/w.
Keywords: History Shire Blackall longreach australian outback queensland
Price: $11.00


Gibbs, John:  A Bitch Called Tracy
Book Number: 21529
Surveys and Market Research March 1975 small 8vo. paperback, covers rubbed and creased. 8 pages of b&w pictures.
Keywords: fact based fiction, Cyclone Tracy, Queensland 1974, christmas eve, refugees
Price: $22.00


Roff, Derek:  Discovering Australia's Northern Territory (We Went For the Doctor)
Book Number: 22153
Alice Springs, Barker Souvenirs. 1994 4to. hardcover. 79pp. colour illus. fine. / near fine d/w.
Keywords: australian outback travelling northern territory
Price: $30.00


Kata, Elizabeth.:  Someone Will Conquer Them.
Book Number: 22642
Michael Joseph. London. 1962 Ist Edition 8vo. hardcover. 206pp. very good+, light foxing to endpapers. / good, chiped d/w.
Keywords: australian novel fiction kata japanese
Price: $18.00



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