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The Habsburgs. Embodying Empire.

By Wheatcroft, Andrew.

London: Viking, 1995. xxix, 384pp, index, sources/bibliography, notes, family trees, bw & col ills. Or boards in jacket. Near new. Habsburgs were at the heart of western hisotry for half a millenium. This volume covers the sweep of Habsburg history from the Middle Ages to the present.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$16.83

The Marriage That Did Succeed for Mary Queen of Scots.

By Deppa, James Walter.

Gaithersburg: Ironwood Press, 1990. xiii,319pp, index, bibliography. Or boards in jacket. Near new. The thread of Deppa family legend binds together historical facts in this story of a lady-in-waiting to Mary Queen of Scots to a stable boy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$12.12

The Forgotten Monarchy of Scotland. The True Story of the House of Stewart and the Hidden Lineage of the Kings and Queens of the Scots.
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The Forgotten Monarchy of Scotland. The True Story of the House of Stewart and the Hidden Lineage of the Kings and Queens of the Scots.

By HRH Prince Michael of Albany.

Shaftesbury, UK: Element, 2000. xxv, 502pp, index, bibliography, appendices, charts, notes/references, bw & col ills. Or card. Very light edge wear to covers. , tiny bump/crease to bottom right front corner.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$16.83

Ballan Primary School No. 1435 Centenary 1874-1974.

By Ballan Primary School Centenary Committee

Ballan, Vic.: Ballan Primary School Centenary Committee, 1974. Unpaginated (24pp), roll of honour. Or stapled wraps. Minor edge wear and a few minor marks to covers. Centenary history of a Victorian primary school.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$30.30

Eaglehawk North Primary School No. 1428. Centenary 1874-1974.

By Llewellyn, A.; Caroll, D.; Dunstan, W.; Oswald, M.; Burton, E.

Eaglehawk, Vic.: Eaglehawk North Primary School, 1974. Unpaginated (40pp), bw ills. Or blue & white stapled card. Damp stained at fore-edge of both covers, but pages seem unaffected. Centenary hisotry of a Victorian primary school with useful family/student info.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good Plus. 8vo.

$16.83

The Dream That Wouldn't Die. The Tragic Struggles of a Gallant People to Build a New Italy far from Their Homeland.

By Brigginshaw, Jim.

Iluka, NSW: The Author, 2006. 304pp. Or card. Slight edge wear to covers, prev owner name on copyright page. SIGNED and inscribed (to Gloria) by author on title page. The story of New Italy, near the township of Woodburn in northern New South Wales. The pioneers of 125 years ago are gone but it lives on as a museum and historical site. There are no monuments to the first New Italy off New Guinea, but their second New Italy lasted for more than half a century.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$53.86

End of an Era. The changing Face of Lismore.

By Robertson, A.W. (Sandy)

Lismore: The Author, 2005. 128pp, index, bw ills. Or pictorial card. Light edge wear to cover. SIGNED and inscribed (to Bob and Joan) by author on half-title page. A collection of memories of Lismore, NSW beginning with some from 1876-83, and concluding around the 1940s.. Signed & Inscribed by the Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$33.67

Pioneer Days: Stories and Photographs of European Settlement between the Pine and the Noosa Rivers, Queensland

By Tutt, Stan

Caboolture, QLD: Caboolture Historical Society, 1974. 90pp, illustrated throughout with b/w photos, many from the late 1800s and early 20th century, double-page map of the area in 1892 at the centre. Illustrated textured paper wrapper. Covers quite heavily foxed but internally clean and tight.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 4to.

$13.47

Who Bide in Ancient Valleys.

By Gilbert, Ben.

Gowrie Junction, Qld.: The Author, 1992. v, 136pp, num bw ills, map. Or cream card. A couple of tiny marks to fore-edge, slight edgewear to cover. SIGNED and inscribed by author on title page. Historical record of Rosalie Shire in the western Darling Downs, and the author's family in the region.. Signed & Inscribed by the Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$20.20

A History of Mungindi to 1988.

By Montgomery, Bette (editor) et al.

Toowoomba: Mungindi and District Historical Society Book Committee., 1988. viii, 278pp, chronology, bw ills, map. Or card covers. Full page calligraphic presentation note to front blank page. Scarce local hisotry of the small town of Mungindi (population approx 700) on the Queensland/New South Wales border by the Barwon River. From the original Kamiliro people through exploration, settlement and pioneer years to the present the book looks at local families, business, government, industry and social institutions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$67.33

Lest We Forget the Parish of Canisbay. A Miscellany of Memories Written By Parishioners and Friends So That Future Generations Can Know What Made Canisbay a Very Special Place.

By Houston, Anne L. (editor)

Canisbay, Scotland: Congregational Board of Canisbay Parish Church, 1996. HEAVY. vi, 471pp, index, maps, num bw ills. Or pictorial glossy boards. Non-authorial gift note on front free endpaper. SIGNED by editor on title page. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$47.13

Drayton State School 150 Years 1851-2001.

By Powell, Debbie et al

Toowoomba: Drayton State School, 2001. x, 166pp, staff list, bw ills. Or pictorial card. Bottom rear corner creased. Sesquicentenial history of Drayton State School - the oldest state school in Toowoomba, and second oldest in Queensland.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$50.50

Journey to Hardship. A Russian in Prickly Pear Country,

By Kidcaff, Andrew Francis.

Queensland: The Author, 2011. 250pp, index, bibliography, family tree, bw ills, maps. Or card. Very slight bump to top corner. SIGNED with personal inscription by author on title page. Story of a Russian immigrant who settled in the Wallumbilla district of Queensland and the battle against the seemingly unstoppable invasion of the prickly pear.. Signed & Inscribed by the Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$53.86

A History of Tasmania. Volume II (2) Colony and State from 1856 to the 1980s.

By Robson, Lloyd.

Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1991. HEAVY. x, 663pp, index, reference notes, bibliography, bw ills, endpaper maps. Or green cloth in jacket. Boards a little rubbed on edges, very slight edge wear to jacket, prev owner name at top of front free endpaper.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$114.46

Mosquitoes and Memories. Recollections of "Patricia" Marks.

By Marks, Elizabeth N.; Cummins, Kathleen C.

Place Not Stated: The Author, 2004. 295pp, family trees, appendices, bw ills. Or blue faux-leather boards. Near new. Privately published biography of noted Australian entomologist and dipterist Elizabeth Nesta (Patricia) Marks.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 4to.

$134.66

A History of Tasmania. Volume I (1) Van Diemen's Land from the Earliest Times to 1855

By Robson, Lloyd.

Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1983. HEAVY. viii, 632pp, index, reference notes, bibliography, bw ills, endpaper maps. Or green cloth in jacket. Boards a little rubbed on edges, very slight edge wear to jacket, prev owner name at top of front free endpaper. Includes lists of convict arrivals by ship.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$101.00

Brighton and Surrounds. A History of Bagdad, Bridgewater, Brighton, Broadmarsh, Dromedary, Elderslie, Mangalore, Old Beach, Pontville and Tea Tree.

By Alexander, Alison.

Gagebrook, Tas: Brighton Council, 2006. VERY HEAVY. vi, 394pp, index, footnotes, bibliography, num bw & col ills. Or blue cloth in jacket. Minor edge wear to jacket. Gift note opposite title page with names of a number of 'school reunion friends'. A most comprehensive Tasmanian local history from Aboriginal inhabitants through the convict era and on to the present.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.

$101.00

They Came to a Rainforest.

By Boddy, doris.

Melbourne: Brolga Publishing, 2009. xiv, 254pp, bw ills. Or pictorial card. Near new. The story of Gippsland bush pioneers Miles and Magie Ford from the 1870s. Originally published in serial form in 1967-68.. First in Book Form. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$10.10

The First Fleeters. A Comprehensive Listing of Convicts, Marines, Seamen, Officers, Wives, Children and Ships.

By Fidlon, Paul G.; Ryan, R.J.

Sydney: Australian Documents Library, 1981. ix, 86pp, adendum. Or blue and white card. Near new.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$10.10

Captain Walker's Marathon.

By Cilento, Sir Raphael.

Brisbane: Boolarong Press, 1986. xvi, 143pp, bw ills, map. Or laminated boards. Slight lean to spine, tiny mark on front free endpaper. The story of the wreck of the barque 'Thomas King' on Cato's Reef off the Queensland coast in 1852, the massacre and Captain Walker's journey to safety with the subsequent establishment of the Walker family in Australia. Compiled from original records and published on the 155th anniversary of the birth of Captain James Henry Walker.. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$12.12

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