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Australian Farming Families : Inspiring True Stories of life on the Land

By: Hunt, Deb

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pan Macmillan: 2015

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029705

ISBN: 1743516576

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book. "Inspiring, moving and sometimes challenging, these stories provide a window into a way of life that defines the Australian spirit at its best." View more info

Macedon and The Mount; The Macedon Ranges -: Forests and People A History of Change

By: Hutton, Marion; Moulds, E. R.; Hutton, H. B.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 028878

Condition: Very Good


Two local history booklets both in very good, unmarked condition. Macedon and the Mount (pub. 1990 24 pps), The Macedon Ranges Forest and People (pub. 1994 40 pps). View more info

Platypuses & other primitive mammals

By: Hyett, Jack (text by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 016093

ISBN: 0170061418

Condition: Very Good


PO name/details ffep, corners lightly bumped. As well as the platypus, includes short-beaked echnidna, yellow-footed antechinus, tiger cat, fat-tailed dunnart - and more. View more info

My Mate Dick

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030624

Condition: Very Good


Unfortunately no dust jacket with this copy. Boards sl. faded with some small marks to back panel (inc. what looks like errant spots of white out) gilt title to spine remains bright, PO gift inscription front pastedown. View more info

Eyre : The Forgotten Explorer

By: Ivan Rudolph

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2013

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 030512

ISBN: 073229715X

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked "gift quality" book with minimal edgwear to spine ends. "By telling us the story of Eyre's Australian years, Ivan Rudolph provides us with a lively introduction to exploration history and to the complexities of relations between Europeans and Aboriginal Australians in the 1830s and 1840s." View more info

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Inside Kevin 07: The People. The Plan. The Prize.

By: Jackman, Christine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne University Publishing: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029715

ISBN: 0522855725

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with sl. slant to spine. View more info

The Glory Garage : Growing up Lebanese Muslim in Australia

By: Jamal, Nadia; Chandab, Taghred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW, Australia, Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited: 2005

Seller ID: 019628

ISBN: 1741146496

Condition: Nr. Fine


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The Chains of Colonial Inheritance : Searching for Identity in a Subservient Nation

By: Jamrozik, Adam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, UNSW Press: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 014608

ISBN: 0868407496

Condition: Nr. Fine - New


Explores the issue of Australia's ongoing difficulties in establishing an independent national identity. He then traces these difficulties to what he identifies as 'unresolved issues' in Australian society inherited from the colonial days, including the 'hybrid' political system, a hostility to non-Europeans, resistance to reconciliation, the rejection of multiculturalism, the ongoing degradation of the natural environment, and a lack of serious engagement with Asian and Pacific countries despite our geographic proximity. View more info

The Oxford History of Australia: Volume 2: 1770-1860 Possessions

By: Jan Kociumbas

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: 031110

ISBN: 0195546105

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

Dunera Lives: Volume 1 : A Visual History

By: Jay Winter; Seumus Spark; Ken Inglis; Carol Bunyan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Monash University Publishing: 2018

Edition: First

Seller ID: 031024

ISBN: 1925495493

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to wraps, small diagonal crease top corner pps. XXV-XXVI General Introduction. "A contribution to the history of Australia, to the history of migrants and migration, and to the history of human rights, this book helps to tell a story the full dimensions and complexity of which have never been described." View more info

Glenelg Birthplace of South Australia : A Centenary Publication to Mark the Attainment of 100 Years of Civic Administration and Development 1855 : 1955

By: Jeanes, .W. H. OBE (compiled by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: South Australia, Printed By The Allen Press: 1955

Seller ID: 028805

Condition: Good


Red cloth boards with sl. edgewear, spine sl. darkened and gilt title faded, PO gift inscription ffep, fore-edges lightly tanned View more info

The Story of Rosy Dock

By: Jeannie Baker

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 1995

Edition: First Australian Edition

Inscription: Inscribed to PO by Author

Seller ID: 031094

ISBN: 0091828112

Condition: Nr. Fine


Incription to PO by Jeannie Baker dated 2.12.95, otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. "When I looked carefully, I was surprised to find this Australian desert landscape as complex as a rainforest. I fell in love with it. Its timelessness, its unbelievable colours and rich textures make my spirit soar" (Jeannie Baker). View more info

A companion guide to Bush food

By: Jennifer Isaacs

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Lansdowne: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029972

ISBN: 1863025146

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, 158 pps. inc. index. Small crease to upper right corner front panel. View more info

Banyak Suka : the story of a Magnificent Queensland Homestead

By: Jo Anne Pomfrett, Lyn Perkins

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Fickle Crowd: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031004

ISBN: 0992288800

Condition: Very Good


Banyak Suka means 'well-beloved home' in Malay - and that's what this beautiful property has been for the seven hard-working families who have been proud to call it home. Behind its magnificent facade lies not only their own rich and complex stories, but a whole lot more. From a tin mining millionaire, to a British Prime Minister, to rock and roll royalty, this house has seen it all. An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to spine ends and corners. View more info

Joe Nangan's dreaming: Aboriginal legends of the North-West

By: Joe Nangan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Melbourne, Thomas Nelson: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030975

ISBN: 017005067X

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

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A Family Romance: The Deakins at Home

By: John Rickard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne University Publishing: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030903

ISBN: 0522847404

Condition: Fine


An unmarked apparently unread copy. View more info

There Was a Time : a shire of Wangaratta Bi-Centenary Celebration

By: Jones, Graham

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, Shire of Wangaratta:

Seller ID: 026959

ISBN: 0731642996

Condition: Very Good


No. 656 of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Unmarked, minimal shelfwear to wraps, pages lightly tanned. View more info

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Walk with Us : aboriginal elders Call Out to Australian People to walk with Them in Their Quest for Justice

By: Kacha, Sabine (editing and layout)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, "Concerned" Australians: 2011

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026076

ISBN: 0646561359

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy. Warning: This book may contain photos of people who have passed into the Spirit world. View more info

The Rocks : Life in Early Sydney

By: Karskens, Grace

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Publishing: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027530

ISBN: 0522847226

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked "gift quality" book in excellent condition. View more info

The Secret River

By: KATE GRENVILLE

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030588

ISBN: 1920885757

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, black boards lightly marked, dust jacket intact with small chip to upper spine fold (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). No title or author to spine, which appears to be indicative of a true first edition/first printing. View more info