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The Natural Resources of Australia; Prospects and Problems for Development

by Sinden, J. A. -- Editor

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1972
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780207123252
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Angus and Robertson In Association with the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1972. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 650 g.; X, 334 pages, foreword by J.P. Davenport, ANZAAS, list of illustrations, biographical notes on contributors . the text is illustrated with 12 figures, two… Read more
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Bushrangers; a Pictorial History

by Nunn, Harry W

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Published
1980
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701813635
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Lansdowne, Sydney, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 228 pages, last two pages blank, includes references, index. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs, and reproductions of drawings and artwork. The book is divided into three eras, the initial settlement, followed by crime induced by the gold rushes, and a… Read more
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Crimes That Shocked Australia

by Bouda, Simon

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Published
1991
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9781863590327
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Bantam Books, Sydney, 1991. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Facsimile. 650 g; the book is not paginated, it has an initial 8 pages of introduction and text and detail etc., is then followed by 80 paired pages, the left-hand page being the text describing the crime and the result, the right-hand… Read more
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Australian folklore; a dictionary of lore, legends and popular Allusions

by Fearn-Wannan, W (William Fielding) AKA Wannan, Bill

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780701801304
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Lansdowne, Melbourne, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.7 kg; XII, 582 pages, text arranged in Encyclopaedia style, with numerous small black-and-white photographs. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. "Australian Folklore has all the answers. It is the most comprehensive collection of Australian lore legends, traditions, ballads and popular sayings ever published: the… Read more
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Len Evans' complete book of Australian wine

by Evans, Len (compiler)

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9781863020930
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Paul Hamlyn, Sydney, 1978. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 pages, indexed, with glossary, and illustrated with line drawings, black-and-white photographs, and colour plates and maps. Colour illustrated dustjacket. The book appears to be without damage. The dustjacket similarly. Originally Published in 1973 As the Australian and New Zealand Complete Book of… Read more
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Historic Buildings of Australia: 1

by Australian Council of National Trusts

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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9780726900082
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Cassell Australia, Stanmore, New South Wales, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. VII, 8-320 pages, introduction by Rodney Davidson, Australian co-ordinator,' Historic Buildings of Australia', and acknowledgements. Illustrated endpapers. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs of various historic buildings throughout Australia. Colour photographic front… Read more
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Historic Places of Australia; Volume 2

by Australian Council of National Trusts

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726900112
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cassell Australia Ltd, New South Wales, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 304 pp., acknowledgements, introduction. The text is illustrated with 29 coloured plates, and over 250 black and white illustrations, maps and sketches. Illustrated endpapers. Browned marbled boards with silver writing on the spine. Photographic "French"… Read more
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Australia: A History in Photographs

by Cannon, Michael

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780859022576
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Currey O'Neil, South Yarra, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 256 pages, end page maps, index. All the pages are illustrated with black-and-white photographs culled from sources both obscure and contemporary. Black-and-white illustrated dust jacket. Research of the pictures was done by Jane Fenton, although there is no… Read more
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Complete Book of Australian Folk Lore

by Scott, Bill -- Compiler

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780867772821
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Child & Henry, Brookvale, NSW, 1986. reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.7 kg; 429 pages, appendix, index. Colour illustrated dust jacket, numerous black-and-white drawings, and reproductions of paintings and advertisements etc; monotone green line drawings, musical scores. Divided into five sections, The History That Shaped a Tradition; Traditional… Read more
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Seventy Five Years of B.H.P. Development in Industry

by Turnbull, Clive -- Editor

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Published
1960
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Self Published, Melbourne, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Slipcased. Illustrator: Photographic. 1.1 kg; 192 pages, illustrated with part in full-page black-and-white photographs, and colour photographs, some tables and charts, maps etc. Statistics, indexed. In original dark grey cloth covered binding, with blind stamped details on the front panel. Illustrated slipcase, trivial signs of… Read more
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Complete Book of Australian Folk Lore

by Scott, Bill -- Compiler

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780725403386
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Ure Smith, Sydney, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.7 kg; 429 pages, appendix, index. Colour illustrated dust jacket, numerous black-and-white drawings, and reproductions of paintings and advertisements etc; monotone green line drawings, musical scores. Divided into five sections, The History That Shaped a Tradition; Traditional Songs;… Read more
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A Little by Ourselves; Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Australia, 1894-1994

by Cooper, Austin; Oblates of Mary Immaculate

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Published
1994
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780646187228
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Mazenod Press, Mulgrave, Victoria, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 780 g; VI, 126 pages, last page blank, includes bibliography, index, end page maps, colour frontispiece, and other colour plates, facsimiles of documents in black-and-white, and black-and-white photographs. Colour illustrated dust jacket. A history of this Catholic… Read more
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Australia: A History in Photographs

by Cannon, Michael

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Published
1983
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780859022576
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Currey O'Neil, South Yarra, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 256 pages, end page maps, index. All the pages are illustrated with black-and-white photographs culled from sources both obscure and contemporary. Black-and-white illustrated dust jacket. Research of the pictures was done by Jane Fenton, although there… Read more
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Historic Buildings of Australia; Volume 1

by Australian Council of National Trusts

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780726900082
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Cassell Australia, Stanmore, New South Wales, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. VII, 8-320 pages, introduction by Rodney Davidson, Australian co-ordinator, 'Historic Buildings of Australia', and acknowledgements. Illustrated endpapers. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs of various historic buildings throughout Australia.… Read more
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Bush Tucker Man Tarnished Heroes Epic Stories of Bush Survival

by Hiddins, Les

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780733306136
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ABC Books, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.2 kg; 192 pages, illustrated mainly with black-and-white photographs and reproductions of documents and maps, art with some full-page colour plates and part page colour photographs. Photographic end pages, colour illustrated dustjacket. Perhaps one reason Sunday heroes went relatively unrecognised was that,… Read more
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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. 800 g; 174 pp., preface by author. Pale olive coloured endpapers. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing a portion of Government House. Throughout the book there are copious black and white photographs taken from the authors' and her mothers albums. Pale… Read more
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Parson on the Track; Bush Brothers in the Australian Outback

by Southall, Ivan

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Published
1962
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 525 grammes; 216 pages., last two blank, acknowledgements, appendices. Endpapers illustrated by map, showing areas visited by the Bush Brotherhood. Black and white map frontispiece, showing the area where Brotherhood of the Good Shepherd worked. Within the text there are… Read more
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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. 800 g; 174 pp., preface by author. Pale olive coloured endpapers. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing a portion of Government House. Throughout the book there are numerous black and white photographs taken from the authors' and her mothers albums. Pale… Read more
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Historic Places of Australia; Volume 2

by Australian Council of National Trusts

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726900112
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cassell Australia Ltd, New South Wales, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 304 pp., acknowledgements, introduction. The text is illustrated with 29 coloured plates, and over 250 black and white illustrations, maps and sketches. Illustrated endpapers. Browned marbled boards with silver writing on the spine. Photographic "French"… Read more
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The Amber Nectar; a Celebration of Beer and Brewing in Australia

by Dunstan, Keith

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670900466
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Viking O'Neil, Ringwood, Victoria, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 950 g; XII, 236 pages., includes chapter notes, index, illustrated with black and white, and colour photographs, and reproductions of many of the labels used by Carlton and United Breweries throughout their history. second-hand copy showing no… Read more
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