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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
ISBN
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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Hahndorf Sketchbook

by Wade, Lena L

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780727000828
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$9.63

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Rigby, Adelaide, 1980. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Anni Luur Fox. 63 pp., each page of text refers to its accompanying illustration. Most of the buildings are now unrecognisable, because even with sensitive refurbishment, the attraction of the tourist dollar overrode sensibility. Illustrated dustwrapper is slightly faded on the spine, with rubbing at… Read more
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Winemakers of the Clare Valley

by Long, Alistair [ Editor ]

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780908074037
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Decalon Pty. Ltd, Melbourne, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 grammes; 80 pages, introduction by editor. Black illustrated half title page, showing the Clare Valley in the late 1800s. Map frontispiece, showing the Clare Valley and environs, showing the wineries. The text is illustrated with black and… Read more
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Cap'n 'Ancock; Ruler of Australia's Little Cornwall

by Robinson, Emilie "Mandie

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727006066
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. XIV, 178 pages, includes bibliography, and is illustrated with 16 pages of black-and-white photography. Colour illustrated photographic dustwrapper. Apart from the fading of the spine section, and previous owner's name on the first page there is no damage to describe. For 34… Read more
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Southern Vales Sketchbook

by Branson, V. M

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727003560
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Bill Walls. 64 pages, last blank. Bright green coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations by Bill Walls with accompanying text by V.M. Branson. Bright green spine with green and white speckled boards with white writing on the… Read more
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Hahndorf Sketchbook

by Wade, Lena L

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780727000828
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1980. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Anni Luur Fox. 63 pp., each page of text refers to its accompanying illustration. Most of the buildings are now unrecognisable, because even with sensitive refurbishment, the attraction of the tourist dollar overrode sensibility. Illustrated dustwrapper is slightly faded on the spine, with rubbing at the… Read more
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A Pioneer Family on the Murray River

by Roysland, Dorothy

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727003928
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 380 g; 64 pp., list of illustrations. Within the text there are 4 coloured photographs and 38 black and white photographs illustrating. Brown coloured boards with gilt writing on spine. Photographic dustwrapper, showing the author is a young girl with… Read more
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Seal Books/Rigby, Adelaide, 1971. First Australian Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. intentionally, list of illustrations, author's note, introduction by author, notes, bibliography and indexed. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, of Col. William light. The text is illustrated with contemporary black-and-white illustrations. Colour photographic front cover with white titles to the front… Read more
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Cap'n 'Ancock; Ruler of Australia's Little Cornwall

by Robinson, Emilie "Mandie

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727006066
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 g; XIV, 178 pages, includes bibliography, and is illustrated with 16 pages of black-and-white photography. Colour illustrated photographic dustwrapper. Apart from the fading of the spine section, the book shows almost no signs of handling, or even of having been read.… Read more
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Bright Morning: The Story of an Australian Family before 1914

by McGuire, Frances Margaret

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851799117
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 g; XII, 164 pages, illustrated with black-and-white photographs, and black-and-white drawings by Joyce Oliver, along with a family tree, all in a colour illustrated dust jacket. Slight ruffling of the top edge of the dust jacket, otherwise the book shows no… Read more
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Southern Vales Sketchbook

by Branson, V. M

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727003560
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Bill Walls. 200 g; 64 pages, last blank. Bright green coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with black-and-white illustrations by Bill Walls with accompanying text by V.M. Branson. Bright green spine with green and white speckled boards with white writing on… Read more
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Charles Cameron Kingston : Federation Father

by Glass, Margaret

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780522847789
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$18.91

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The Miegunyah Press At Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Australia, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 600 g; XII, 248 pages, last page blank, includes endnotes, bibliography, index. Illustrated with political cartoons, and black-and-white photographs. Illustrated dust jacket. Charles Kingston was a leading player in Australia's Federation. He… Read more
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Burra Sketchbook

by Auhl, Ian (editor)

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1969
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Maurice Perry. 200 g; 63 pp., each page of text is accompanied by an illustration. illustrated dustwrapper, illustrated endpapers. the dustwrapper's backstrip faded, and there is a 1.0 inch tear at the top left of the front panel, and a 2.0 inch tear at the top right… 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
ISBN
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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Flinders Chase; Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Place of Enchantment for Nature-Lovers

by Masterman, Mervinia

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Published
1950
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Georgian House, Melbourne, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Mervinia Masterman. VIII, 64 pp, last two blank, preface by author. Endpaper maps. Within the text there are 4 coloured plates and several marginal illustrations by the author. Illustrated boards, showing various denizens of Kangaroo Island, with cream background with green decoration… Read more
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South Australia: A Geographical Study; Structural, Regional and Human

by Fenner, Charles

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Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Whitcombe & Tombs, Melbourne, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. preface by author, list of illustrations, glossary of technical terms, questions and exercises and index. Map frontispiece, showing map of the world, showing South Australia. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, black and white line drawings, maps… Read more
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Introducing South Australia

by Best, Rupert J. (editor)

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Melbourne University Press with the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science, Melbourne, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. XVI, 360pp., preface by editor, acknowledgements, list of illustrations, list of maps and index. Photographic endpapers, showing a panoramic view of Adelaide. Coloured photographic frontispiece, looking in a… Read more
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Coonawarra a Vignoble

by Benwell, W. S. Doctor

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No date
Condition
Good
Edition
None Stated
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Not Stated, South Australia, No date. None Stated. Hardcover. Good/Good. there is no publication data for this book other than it was printed in Victoria. The latest date mentioned as 1971, although there is discussion of a 50 cent a gallon wine tax which if I remember correctly was imposed in 1973. While book is… Read more
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