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Gold-Dust and Ashes; The Romantic Story of the New Guinea Goldfields

by Idriess, Ion L

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1945
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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AU$22.03

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Angus & Robertson Limited, Sydney, 1945. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. author's note, list of illustrations. Map illustrated front endpapers, showing of the goldfields of New Guinea and a map of the Mandated Territory of New Guinea showing the goldfields area embracing Bullolo-Wau and Edie Creek. The text is illustrated… Read more
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Britannia Creek: Wood Distilling in the Warburton District

by Winzenried, A. P

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780949732262
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AU$33.04

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APW Productions, Melbourne, 1986. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. Acknowledgements, introduction by author, three appendices and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, reproductions of advertisements and black-and-white illustrations. Photographic paperback binding with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A small book on the only commercial… Read more
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They Dreamt of a School; A Centenary History of Methodist Ladies College Kew 1882-1982

by Zainu'ddin, Ailsa G. Thomson

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780908090471
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AU$44.05

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Hyland House, South Yarra, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographic. Signed by Author. photographic illustrated and pages, text illustrated with reproductions of drawings within the text, and black-and-white photographs. Chapter notes, bibliography, and index. Colour illustrated dustjacket, showing no damage. the edges of the textblock are very slightly darkened with age,… Read more
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Early Melbourne Sketchbook

by Carroll, Brian

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727003782
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AU$8.01

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Rigby, Adelaide, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. 400 g; 64 pp., 32 facsimile pictures taken from newspapers, books etc. the top edge of the dust jacket is badly chipped and torn, and the front panel has faded across half of its heights. Damage to the top edge of the rear… Read more
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Sydney; The Story of a City

by Barnard, Marjorie

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$10.01

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Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrated endpapers, both different, front-end paper: -- shows Sydney Cove, 1788, rear endpaper: -- showing Sydney of the 1950s ( to time of book publication ). The text is illustrated with 36 illustrations, either reproductions of historical sketches or photographs. A cream… Read more
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Far as a Man May go: Captain Cook's New Zealand

by Maddock, Shirley

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$40.05

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Collins, Auckland, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Don Whyte -- Photography. Bookplate with Both Authors Signatures . XVI, 284 pp., endpaper maps, list of 114 illustrations with notation to indicate which are coloured, bibliography. Bookplate No 96, to mark the first publication of the book autographed by us (the… Read more
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A Gentle Shipwreck

by Rodd, L. C

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Published
1975
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780170050401
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AU$11.02

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Nelson, West Melbourne, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Cedric Emanuel. 155 pp., forward by Kylie Tennant, the wife of the author. Several of the pages have faint stains. Otherwise the book would be described as very good. A Gentle Shipwreck is social history of the era before and during the First… Read more
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