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Brisbane and Queensland

By: ABERDEEN & COMMONWEALTH LINE

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line:

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 33922


Travel booklet promoting Brisbane and Queensland in Australia, by a British Shipping Line. 16pp, photo illustrated of scenes in Australia. No shipping line info or illustration. Undated, circa 1949. Clean copy, sound stapled binding. Weight, 36g. View more info

For Peace and Friendship: Poems By Bartlett Adamson

By: ADAMSON, Bartlett

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Sydney, 1952

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 10019


Poetry by an Australian Socialist, published posthumously.30pp. Sound copy with light, vertical crease down center where folded. View more info

South Pacific

By: AIR FRANCE; T. A. I.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: France, Air France:

Seller ID: 047659


Travel brochure, in English, promoting travel to the South Pacific via Transports Aeriens Intercontinentaux [TAI airlines - Air France, General Agents]. Destinations include - Tahiti, Fiji, New Caledonia as well as Australia and New Zealand. Undated - circa 1960 - TAI merged out of existence in 1963. Brochure unfolds to 8" by 9", stapled binding, 12pp, color illustrations. Travel agent's stamp to rear panel, otherwise unmarked. Weight, 30g. View more info

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Time Before Morning: Art and Myth of the Australian Aborigines

By: ALLEN, Louis A.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Thomas Crowell Co: 1976

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 19404


Marvellously illustrated collection of the myths and legends of the aboriginal inhabitants of Australia's Arnhem Land. xii, 304 pages, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked copy, inside and outside. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear and a couple of short, closed margin tears. Weight, 1.072kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United State... View more info

Men of the Milford Road

By: ANDERSON, Harold J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wellington, NZ, A. H. & A. W. Reed: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 036658


A book about the men who built the Milford Road and Homer Tunnel, during the 1930s, on New Zealand's South Island. 215pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. A bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, sound binding. The unclipped dustjacket is also clean with some minbor wear to the top edges. Weight, 582g. View more info

Missing Friends: Being the Adventures of a Danish Emigrant in Queensland [1871-1880]

By: ANON

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin Ltd.: 1908

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 19639


Anonymous account of a Danish Emigrant's experience in Australia in the 1870s. A volume in 'The Adventure Series', No. 13. x, 315pp, frontis illustration, 5 plates, 4pp publishers ads. Bright, clean unmarked interior with a sound binding. Tiny signature stamps to front endpapers. Red embossed cloth boards are bright and clean, as is spine. Sound binding. Attractive copy. Weight, 470g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer... View more info

Australian Geographical Magazine Walkabout; December 1, 1948

By: ANON

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian National Publicity Assoc.: 1948

Edition: Vol. 14, No. 14

Seller ID: 32683


Single Issue of the Australian Geographical Magazine 'Walkabout' , for May of 1948. 48pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Photo of Kangeroo on cover. Bright, clean and unmarked. Above average condition. Weight, 140g. View more info

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A Coo-ee from Australia: Viewbook and Greetings Card

By: ANON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Australia, No publisher Shown: 1938

Seller ID: 053221


Greetings Card from Australia with a concertina-style, folding set of photo views of Austraila. Eight folding panels, printed both sides, show 16 different photo views of major cities in Australia. The inside of the rear panel contains both printed and hand-written Christmas/New Year Greetings. Hand dated 1938. Size - 6" by 5". Clean copy, no noteable defects. No publication data. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Trails: From Steppingstones to Kerbstones

By: APPLE, Russell A.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Bishop Museum Press: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21759


Bernice P. Bishop Museum Special Publication 53. Research into old Hawaiian land routes. ix, 73pp, photo illustrated, maps & diagrams. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Small tear to margin of first page near corner. Sound stapled binding. No rust to staples. Minor wear to front wrapper, none to rear wrapper. Weight, 220g. View more info

Tall timber and golden grain, Atherton 1885-1985

By: ATHERTON CENTENARY COMMITTEE

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Atherton, QLD, Australia, Atherton Centenary Committee: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045318


Local history of the community of Atherton, Queensland, Australia, on the ocassion of its Centenary in 1985. 106 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 25 cm. Cklean, unmarked copy. Tight, sound binding. Some rubbing to the wrappers. Scan available. Weight, 306g. View more info

The Auckland Weekly News: Christmas Number, 1927

By: AUCKLAND WEEKLY NEWS

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Auckland, Wilson & Horton Ltd.: 1927

Edition: Oct 17, 1927

Seller ID: 040104


Single Issue ofa weekly illustrated magazine from Auckland, New Zealand. This is the Christmas Number, Oct. 27, 1927. 64pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Colour photo-litho of Sheep Farming, losse plate, laid-in. Interior is clean and unmarked. Slight edge wear here and there. Stapled binding is tight and sound. Rear wrapper shows quite a bit of edge wear and has a small missing piece at the top edge. Front wrapper is bright, clean and unmarked with only very minor w... View more info

Places of Interest in and Around Adelaide, Suth Australia

By: AUSTRALIA, Government of

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Government Tourist Bureau: 1927

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 19272


Photo booklet showing the tourist attractions of Adelaide, South Australia. Published by the Government of South Australia. Printed by R. E. E. Rogers, Government printer. Attractive color lithographed wrappers. [56pp], profusely photo illustrated in b&w, stapled binding. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Stapled binding is sound. Illustrated front wrapper is very bright and clean. Small, light ink signature to lower right corner. Attractive copy. Weight unpacked,... View more info

The Australian Ballet; Japan 1987

By: AUSTRALIAN BALLET, The

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, The Australian Ballet: 1987

Seller ID: 047352


Program for a series of performances by the Australian Ballet in Japan in 1987. Artistic Director, Maina Gielgud. They perform Don Quixote, Swan Lake and a Ballet Concert. Separate, typed sheet lists Performances on Tour. 16pp, profusely illustrated, adverts. Both Japanese and English language text, though predominently Japanese. A further single sheet is laid-in for a performance at the Sydney Opera House, also in 1987. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled bindin... View more info

Khaki and Green: With the Australian Army at Home and Overseas

By: AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial: 1943

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 09105


Book published in Australia during the Second World War to inform the Home Front as to the activities of the Australian Forces. 204pp, illustrated. Book is very clean and tight. Old signature on back of frontis. Dustjacket is clean with edge wear, small edge tears etc. View more info

'Greetings from Melbourne'; Card and Strip ofViews

By: AUTHOR/PUBLISHER UNKNOWN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Australia, Publisher Unknown: 1934

Seller ID: 053174


Small Christmas/New Year's greetings Card hand-dated 1934 also containing a concertina-style strip of photo views of Melbourne. The folding strip of b&w views contains 12 different photo. Front panel has cut-out window in the shape of Australia. Size - 5" by 4". Clean, bright condition. May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

Soldiering On: The Australian Army at Home and Overseas

By: AUTRALIA

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09280


Wartime, home-front book on the Australian Army at home and overseas during the Second World War. 200pp, illustrated, tipped-in color plates etc. Front hinge starting to crack, otherwise very clean with tight binding. View more info

Tasmania, Now and Then

By: BAKER, A. D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08966


History and description of Tasmania130pp, illustrated. Book is very clean and bright, inside and out. Distinctive dustjacket has some edge wear, chips but is still most attractive. View more info

The Ship: Retracing Cook's Endeavour Voyage

By: BAKER, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Irvington, New York, U.S.A., Hylas Publishing: 2003

Edition: First US Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 041470


Retracing the voyage of Captain Cook on his ship, the Endeavour, to the South Seas on a modern relica in 2001. 223 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 28 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustacket, 'as new'. Weight, 1.046kgh. View more info

A History of Australia

By: BARNARD, Marjorie

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1976

Edition: Australian Classics, Later Edition

Seller ID: 22879


Detailed, one volume history of Australia. 710pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Similar, unclipped, dustjacket, somewhat faded at the spine. Weight, 860g. View more info

Art and Life in Polynesia

By: BARROW, T.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Wellington, NZ, A. H. & A. Reed: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29422


The Art of Polynesia - Tonga, Samoa, Fiji, Marquesas, Society, Australs, Gambier, Cook, Easter, Hawaii, New Zealand, Chatham. 191pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w, map, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Unclipped dustjacket is bright, clean and unmarked with just a little edge wear. Heavy book weighing 1.12kg. View more info