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Riders of Time

by Brookes, Dame Mabel

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1967
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Macmillan, South Melbourne, Victoria, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Harold Freedman. XIV, 218pp., last blank, foreword by author, acknowledgements, list of illustrations. Coloured endpapers. Coloured frontispiece, by Harold Freedman. Text is illustrated with 36 two tone illustrations by Harold Freedman, and photography and other … Read more
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Riverboats Sketchbook

by Mudie, Ian

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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9780727000170
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Halls, Chris -- Illustrations. 64 pages, last page blank, after the first four pages, the format is left-hand page of text and history, and right-hand page and illustration in black-and-white. This book covers the use of boats from bark canoes through to… Read more
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Water into Gold

by Hill, Ernestine

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Published
1958
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Very Good Condition
Edition
11th Edition
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Robertson and Mullens, Melbourne, 1958. 11th Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: maps & photographs & graphs. XIV, 294pp., foreword by The Right Hon. R. G. Menzies, author's foreword, acknowledgements, appendix and list of illustrations. Black and white photographic frontispiece and black and white photography illustrates the text. End papers are illustrated by… Read more
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Portrait of Sydney

by Emanuel, Cedric

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780727005564
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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1978. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: The Author. Drawings and Notes. Roy. 4to, pp. [80]; 135 sketch illustrations. this volume is a complete updating to show the unending growth of Sydney, and all the illustrations are drawn with the attention to detail, the care, and the technique, which are… Read more
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Water into Gold

by Hill, Ernestine

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1965
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Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
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Angus & Robertson, Melbourne, 1965. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. XIV, 294pp., foreword by The Right Hon. R. G. Menzies, author's foreword, acknowledgements, appendix and list of illustrations. Black and white photographic frontispiece and black and white photography illustrates the text. End papers are illustrated by maps, both different, front endpaper illustrated by… Read more
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Rich River

by Morris, Allan

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
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the "Colac Herald, Colac, Victoria, 1970. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various Contemporary photographs and Maps. 300 g; 182 pages, front paste down map of the river system of eastern Australia, rear paste down map of Echuca, text illustrated with black-and-white photographs, some full-page, foreword by Manning Clark,, second forward by… Read more
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100 Years of Wentworth

by Tulloch, David J

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Published
1959
Condition
Good
Edition
no Indication
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Sunnydal Daily Print, Wentworth, 1959. no Indication. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 200 g; 128 pages, in colour illustrated softcover binding, stapled by the publisher, slightly rubbed at the top and bottom of the spine section, and on the left-hand margin of the front panel. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs, and advertisements from various… Read more
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Tell 'em I Died Game; The Stark Story of Australian Bushranging, from "Black Caesar" to Jack Bradshaw

by Wannan, Bill

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1967. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/good. 900 g; 270 pp., last two blank, preface by author, a chapter on the firearms of the bushranging era, with photographic illustrations, and another chapter some books on bushranging, notes on the ballads. Illustrated frontispiece, showing the shooting of Dan Morgan. The text is… Read more
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Life on the Australian Goldfields

by Stone, Derrick I. And Mackinnon, Sue

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780589503581
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A H & A W Reed for B.H.P, Frenchs Forest, New South Wales, 1982. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.2 kg; 224pp., bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with copious black and white contemporary photographs. Pale green boards with white writing on spine. The corners are slightly rubbed on the… Read more
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Soldiers of the Queen; War in the Soudan

by Sutton, Ralph

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1985
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780958932301
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New South Wales Military Historical Society and the Royal New South Wales Regiment, Sydney, 1985. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. By Author On the Title Page. XXVIII, 324 pages, last three pages blank, intentionally, foreword by Major-General G.L. Maitland, foreword by Brigadier E.J.H. Howard, acknowledgements, Battle Honours the Royal New… Read more
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The Sydney Scene 1788-1960

by Birch, Alan and Macmillan, David S

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Published
1962
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. XX, 388 pages, last page blank, prefaced by authors, acknowledgements, bibliography and sources and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing a map of Sydney in 1833. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, showing a bird's-eye view of Sydney Harbour in approximately 1857, from lithograph by F.… Read more
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River Murray Sketchbook

by Mudie, Ian

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780851795263
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1976. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Jeanette McLeod. 200 g; 64 pp., last blank. 40 black and white illustrations,by Jeanette McLeod, decorate the text. Illustrated dust wrapper, executed by Jeanette McLeod. Slight fading of the spine section of the dust jacket, otherwise without fault. "In this… Read more
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Banjo" Paterson's High Country

by Paterson, Andrew Barton, Hall, Timothy, Dixon, Trisha

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780207157547
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Angus & Robertson Publishers, North Ryde, New South Wales, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Trisha Dixon. 900 g; 136 pages, illustrated with part page and full-page colour plates showing the high country of New South Wales in summer, winter, spring and autumn. Photographs of the people, the ghost towns the… Read more
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Rich River

by Morris, Allan

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1970
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Good
Edition
Second Edition
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the "Colac Herald, Colac, Victoria, 1970. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various Contemporary photographs and Maps. 300 g; 182 pages, front paste down map of the river system of eastern Australia, rear paste down map of Echuca, text illustrated with black-and-white photographs, some full-page, foreword by Manning Clark,, second forward by Professor Samuel… Read more
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Riverboats Sketchbook

by Mudie, Ian

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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9780727000170
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Halls, Chris -- Illustrations. 64 pages, last page blank, after the first four pages, the format is left-hand page of text and history, and right-hand page and illustration in black-and-white. This book covers the use of boats from bark canoes through to houseboats,… Read more
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Courses for Horses: The Story of Victoria and and Riverina Racecourses

by White, Robert

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1985
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780867880670
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The Five Mile Press, Hawthorne, Victoria, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 800 g; 144 pp., acknowledgements, authors notes, introduction. Bottle green coloured endpapers. Photographic title page. Text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, and line drawings showing the various racing courses layouts. There are some colour photographs also. Colour illustrated… Read more
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Sydney Sketchbook

by van Sommers, Tess

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Third Impression
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1966. Third Impression. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Unk White. acknowledgements. Endpapers are illustrated by map and small vignettes. There are 29 black and white illustrations by Unk White decorating the text. Blue colour to the spine with blue and white and mottled boards with white coloured titles to… Read more
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A Portrait of Bathurst

by Potts, David

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909197131
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Robert Brown & Associates Proprietary Limited, Bathurst, New South Wales, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: H. S. Dorman. 64 pp., last blank, foreword by artist, introduction. The dark brown coloured endpapers. There are 26 full page coloured illustrations and 29 black and white illustrations (some full-page) illustrating the text,… Read more
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Nature Fantasy in Australia

by Chisholm, Alec H

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1932
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, London, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XIV, 196 pp., preface, list of illustrations, scientific names of the birds mentioned in the text, index. Coloured frontispiece. Front endpaper is illustrated by a map. The text is illustrated with sepia photography. Blue… Read more
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William Woolls, A Man of Parramatta

by Thompson. M. M. H

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Hale & Iremonger, Sydney, 1986. First Edition. Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition. list of illustrations, introduction by author, ended notes and select bibliography. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing William Woolls as an a man in his 70s. Text is illustrated with black and white sketches, illustrations and photography. Photographic front… Read more
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