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Aboriginal Australia : Fibrecrafts; Hunting and Gathering; Bush Food; Tools, Weapons and Utensils; Australian Languages; Aboriginal People of Victoria; Aboriginal People of New South Wales; Aboriginal People of the Northern Territory

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC): 1991

Seller ID: 024150

Condition: Very Good


Ten booklets all in very good, unmarked condition presented in original cardboard folder. View more info

The MCG Story

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne Cricket Ground:

Seller ID: 024620

Condition: Good


Oblong promotional booklet, no author, published c. 1993, 16 pps, internally unmarked, sl. wear to wraps. View more info

Australia : As Painted By Percy F. S. Spence and Described By Frank Fox in 1910

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Vantage House: 1982

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 026306

ISBN: 0868980285

Condition: Very Good


Facsimile edition of the first editiono published by Adam & Charles London in 1910. PO gift inscription, small remainder star to lower fore-edges. Endpaper maps, lovely colour plates. View more info

Glimpses of Life in Victoria: By 'A Resident' (Ethics in Public Life series)

By: "A Resident"; Hancock, Marguerite (introduced by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne University Publishing: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030271

ISBN: 0522847021

Condition: Very Good


First published anonymously in 1872, but when John Hunter Kerr died two years later, the obituaries which appeared in the Argus and the Age both named him as the book's author. This is an unmarked copy of the 1996 reprint complete with original ribbon marker. Sl. edgewear to lower spine. D/W intact with corresponding edgewear to lower spine and sl. fading to spine. View more info

Genocide : The Australian Way - the Truth About the Stolen Generations

By: Ack, Tess Lee; Bloodworth, Sandra

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Socialist Alternative: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030600

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked 44 pp. stapled booklet View more info

We Are What We Stand On: A Personal History of the Eltham Community

By: Alistair Knox

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Eltham, Australia, Adobe Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030009

ISBN: 0949909009

Condition: Very Good


Diagonal crease to back panel. It was Alistair Knox, in his beloved Eltham, that changed conservative Australians from regarding all earth building as mud huts and gradually coming to think of them as elegant Adobe residences. View more info

Clifton Pugh : Patterns of a Lifetime : A Biography

By: Allen, Traudi

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1981

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author and Clifton Pugh

Seller ID: 024582

ISBN: 0170054438

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author and Clifton Pugh ffep otherwise unmarked. Boards sl. faded, View more info

Australia Today : Missionaries of Civilisation : The Commercial Travellers' Association of Victoria

By: Allison, Brian; Shepherd, Loretta

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Melbourne: 2007

Seller ID: 028330

ISBN: 0734038720

Condition: Very Good


24 page catalogue of a Cultural Collections Exhibiton held at the Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne, July - October 2007. Minimal shelfwear to wraps, unmarked. Wonderful illustrations especially Australia Today posters " artfully luring the English immigrant". View more info

A Tear in the Soul

By: Amanda Webster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of New South Wales Press: 2016

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029934

ISBN: 1742235131

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked book in excellent condition. No creasing to spine and appears unread. View more info

Bondi Icebergs : an Australian Icon

By: Andrews, Malcolm

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Saint. Peters, NSW, Australia, B. B. International: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 012720

ISBN: 0646433628

Condition: Nr. Fine


The easiest swiming club in the world to join - and the hardest to remain a member! Swimmers have to plung into the icy waters on at least three out of every four Sundays for five successive winters." View more info

There are Not many votes in Books : a history of the Castlemaine Library

By: Annear, Robyn; Ballinger, Robyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Friends of the Castlemaine Library: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 027552

Condition: Very Good


Mechanic's Institute stmap to title page, signed by both authors View more info

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The Future of Australian Federalism : Comparative and Interdisciplinary Perspectives

By: Appleby, Gabrielle; Aroney, Nicholas; John, Thomas

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 2012

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027411

ISBN: 1107006376

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy with minimal rubbing to laminated boards."At a time when the operation and reform of federal relations within Australia is squarely on the political agenda, this volume brings together eminent lawyers, economists and political scientists who explain, analyse and evaluate the theory and principles underpinning the Australian federation system." View more info

Pipelines and People : The Istory of the Hunter District Water Board Newcastle, New South Wales

By: Armstrong, John W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.S.W., The Hunter District Water Board: 1967

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028571

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition, fore-edges tanned. D/W fair only - rubbed, creased and edgeworn (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

Isolation, Integration and Identity : The Muslim experience in Australia (The La Trobe Journal No. 89 May 2012)

By: Arnold, John; Woodlock, Rachel (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, State Library of Victoria: 2012

Seller ID: 024621

ISBN: 0987117718

Condition: Nr. Fine


Published to coincide with the major Exhibition Love and Devotion : from Persia and Beyond, held at SLV March-July 2012. "Makes an important contributon to the understanding (for both Muslims and non-Muslims) of the Muslim experience in Australia, both past and present." View more info

My Young Days

By: Austin, Emily Munyungka

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Coober Pedy, South Australia, Umoona Aged Care Aboriginal Corporation: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030556

ISBN: 0646455931

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "This is Emily Munyungka Austin's story. The memories of her young life growing up in South Australia's far north fill these pages with remarkable courage and strength. Her generous and cheeky spirit shines through tales of wartime rations, opal strikes, mission life and exhausting station work." View more info

The story of Angus in Australia

By: Austin, Nigel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NSW, Angus Society of Australia: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 025753

ISBN: 064648351X

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, beautifully produced with tartan patterned endpapers, black boards with minimal edgewear to spine ends, unclipped dust jacket. "This is a story of strong-minded people of foresight, integrity, and character. Thanks to their work and that of many other 'Angus' families, the Angus has progressed from the 'poor man's breed' to the beef breef of the future." View more info

Australian Constitutional Law and Theory: Commentary and Materials - 5th Edition

By: Backshield, Tony; Williams, George

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Federation Pr: 2010

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 027417

ISBN: 1862877734

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

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The Good Country: The Djadja Wurrung, the Settlers and the Protectors (Australian History)

By: Bain Attwood

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Monash University Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 030613

ISBN: 1925523063

Condition: New


"Drawing past and present together, Attwood relates the remarkable story of the revival of the Djadja Warrung in recent times as they have sought to become their own historians." View more info

Supreme Federalist : The Political Life of Sir John Downer

By: Bannon, J. C.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: South Australia, Wakefield Press: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020339

ISBN: 1862548358

Condition: Brand New


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The Pride of Prahran : a history of the Prahran Library 1860-2010

By: Barber, Stella M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, City of Stonnington: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027970

ISBN: 0975719726

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with lovely illustrated endpapers. "This carefully researched social history from 1860 to the present day makes it clear why the library service is justly known as The Pride of Prahran." View more info