Category: Australia


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Penola Historical Selections Volume V

By: Clifford, Gayee and Glen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published by Authors: 1993

Seller ID: 028863

ISBN: 0959079238

Condition: Very Good

128 pps. "National Trust of S.A. Penola Branch" stamp to title page, otherwise unmarked and in very good condition. View more info

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Giblin's Platoon : The Trials and Triumph of the Economist in Australian Public Life

By: Coleman, William; Cornish, Selwyn; Haggar, Alf

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Canberra, ACT, Australia, ANU E Press: 2006

Edition: Reprinted with Corrections

Seller ID: 022552

ISBN: 1920942491

Condition: Nr. Fine

Very faint crease to front panel. View more info

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At Home in Australia

By: Conrad, Peter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: 019855

ISBN: 0500511411

Condition: Fine

Conrad's retelling of the resettlement of Australia, which coincided with the invention of photography. Text and historical photos bring the past 150+ years of Australian history to life. View more info

The State Savings Bank of Victoria : Its Place in the history of Victoria

By: Cooch, Alex

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan & Co.: 1934

Edition: Presume First

Seller ID: 026178

Condition: Good

Author's 'With compliments' sticker pasted to front pastedown, one library stamp and number to ffep otherwise internally unmarked. Textured green cloth boards in very good condition. D/W price-clipped, spine tanned, library sticker to lower spine, overall a bit grubby with tear to spine head and upper front spine fold (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

Melbourne : a History of Now

By: Coote, Maree

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbournestyle Books: 2009

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 030349

ISBN: 0975704745

Condition: Nr. Fine

First published by Hardie Grant in 2003, this is the first printing of the revised edition. In unmarked "gift quality" condition, this book reminds us why we love our city so much! View more info

Following Them Home : The Fate of the Returned Asylum Seekers

By: Corlett, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Schwartz Publishing Pty, Limited: 2005

Seller ID: 028360

ISBN: 0975076965

Condition: Very Good

Internally unmarked, minimal shelfwear to wraps, no creasing to spine, faint crease lower right corner front panel. View more info

Wetlands Wildlife : Nature of Wetlands in Southern Australia

By: Cowling, Sid

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Gould League of Victoria: 1989

Seller ID: 014191

ISBN: 0909858896

Condition: Very Good

Sl. wear and creasing to wraps, internally appears fine. View more info

Fire on the Hill Flowers in the Valley : The Basin 1868-1992 : 125 Years

By: Coxhill, Rick (edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: The Basin, Victoria, the Basin Progress Association: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030830

ISBN: 0646116436

Condition: Very Good

An excellent unmarked copy, 100 pps inc. index. View more info

Gatton College : 100 Years of Science with Practice

By: Craig-Smith, Stephen J.; Pearson, Craig J.; Middleton, Juliet C.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Australia, Universit of Queensland Press: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027573

ISBN: 090981628X

Condition: Fine

An unmarked :as new copy detailing "the development of Queensland's oldest tertiary institution. In the course of its own rich and distinguished history, a parallel history emerges of the evolution of Australian agriculture. View more info

Sounding The Alarm: Remote Area Nurses And Aboriginals At Risk

By: Cramer, Jennifer

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Nedlands, Australia, Univ of Western Australia Press: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: 012544

ISBN: 1920694366

Condition: Fine - New

What is it really like to nurse and to be nursed in a remote Aboriginal community? In this eagerly awaited book, Jennifer Cramer brings together years of nursing experience and meticulous research expertise to give an insightful and disturbing expose of the dilemmas and deficiencies in the actual delivery of health services to Aboriginal people in Warburton in the central desert of Western Australia. For too long, the potentially harmful effects of inadequate and unsafe nursing practices on Aboriginal clients have been ignored. The findings of this year-long study raise serious questions that ... View more info

Sites of the imagination: Contemporary photographers view Melbourne and its people

By: Crombie, Isobel; Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Australia, National Gallery of Victoria: 1992

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed to PO by Author

Seller ID: 029687

ISBN: 0724101616

Condition: Very Good

Unmarked save for authorial gift inscription on title pages. View more info

Tangible Benefits of Native Vegetation : Restoring the Balance and Saving a Dollar

By: Crouch, Clive; Marriott, Neil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Wimmera Catchment Management Authority: 2005

Seller ID: 024558

Condition: Nr. Fine

60 page booklet in excellent, unmarked condition. View more info

Fitzroy : Melbourne's First Suburb

By: Cutten History Committee of the Fitzroy History Society

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hyland House: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026923

ISBN: 0947062521

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Brought together by their interest in Fitzroy, contributors to this book include architects, historians and those who have participated in Fitzroy's history : those who have moved through or stayed permanently in the little cottages, the shops, the housing commission flats, and the stately terraces of the suburb. The narrative is amplified and reinforced by the superb illustratrations from the Fitzroy Photographic Collection. Original press release laid in. View more info

The Politics of War:

By: Day, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd: 2003

Edition: First edition/first Printing

Seller ID: 028362

ISBN: 0732273331.

Condition: Very Good

Remainder mark lower fore-edges otherwise unmarked, pages age tanned. "Ïf you only read one bookabout Australia's involvement in the Second World War, make sure it is this one." View more info

Why I Want to be King of Australia : Lateral Suggestions for a New Millenium

By: De Bone, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Australia: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027495

ISBN: 014028706X

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked and apparently unread copy, small crease to lower left corner back panel, minimal age tanning to pages. "Edward de Bono thinks Australia can lead the world in new ideas. This book is intende to stimulate that process." View more info

DeGaris : In Australia since 1854

By: DeGaris, Ken

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, DeGaris, Ken: 1991

Edition: Presume First

Seller ID: 016182

ISBN: 064607542X

Condition: Very Good

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Don Dunstan: Intimacy and Liberty: A political biography

By: Dino Hodge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: South Australia, Wakefield Press: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030290

ISBN: 1743052960

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked apparently unread book, no creasing to spine, small crease to upper right corner front panel, small closed tear to lower edge back panel. View more info

Australia's Original Languages: An Introduction

By: Dixon, R. M. W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2019

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 031570

ISBN: 1760875236

Condition: Nr. Fine

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "A must read for all who would like to understand the languages and culture of Indigenous Australians." View more info

Scenes of Reading : Is Australian Literature a World Literature?

By: Dixon, Robert

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027603

ISBN: 1925003035

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy, no creasing to spine, minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

'The Emily Mac' : the Story of the Emily McPherson College 1906-1979

By: Docherty, James

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Ormond: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028158

ISBN: 0959968431

Condition: Very Good

314 pps. inc. index, lovely illustrated endpapers, blue boards remain bright and clean. D/W with sl. edgewear and rubbing, now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover. PO ephemera laid in, inc. invitation to book launch, name tag, letter.Inscribed to PO by author, and also signed by committee members. View more info