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the wicked and the fair

by Drake-Brockman, H. [Henrietta]

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Published
1957
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Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Angus and Robertson Publishers, Sydney, 1957. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. XII, 380 pages, in original dark red hardcover binding with gilt titles to the spine. Enter paper maps of the Wallabi group – the Houtman Rocks and the Batavia's graveyard. With a sensitive filling the truth, the author has reconstructed the… Read more
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Wrecks along the Great Ocean Road; Shipwrecks on the West Coast from Point Lonsdale to Portland

by Loney, J. K

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Seventh Edition
ISBN
9780909244101
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AU$9.18

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The Author, Geelong, 1975. Seventh Edition. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. Acknowledgements, foreword by author. Between pages 10 and 11 there are four pages of photography. Photographic paperback binding with green coloured titles to the front panel. First published in 1968, this book is a chronological listing of ships wrecked in and around… Read more
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Riverboats

by Mudie, Ian

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Published
1965
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Good
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Reprint
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Sun Books, Melbourne, 1965. Reprint. Softcover. Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Thanks. A few black-and-white photographs throughout the text. Black-and-white illustrated front cover with white and gold titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. A history of Australia's inland merchant Marine, plying the Murray River and its tributaries in the… Read more
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Rebel Down Under: When the "Shenandoah" shook Melbourne, 1865

by Pearl, Cyril

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855610135
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Heinemann, Melbourne, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 500 g; IX, 202 pp., last two blank, acknowledgements, list of illustrations, two appendices, select bibliography. Illustrated black and white frontispiece, of Captain James Waddell. The text is illustrated with contemporary black and white illustrations and sketches. Dark blue boards with gilt… Read more
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Immigrant Ships to Australia: A Ninth Book of Paintings, Poetry and Prose

by Smyth, Dacre

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Published
1992
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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9780646066035
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The Author, Melbourne, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Dacre Smyth. Signed by Author. foreword by Marten Syme and preface by author, list of ships painted. Blue coloured endpapers. Text is illustrated by 60 coloured paintings by Dacre Smyth. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip.… Read more
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The Restless Waterfront

by Gaby, Captain James

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869440247
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Antipodean Press, North Sydney, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 256 pages, last four pages blank, colour frontispiece and four other pages of black-and-white photography. Woodgrain style of dust wrapper. Traces of foxing to the top edge of the text block, it's like rubbing bottom of the… Read more
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Immigrant Ships to Australia: A Ninth Book of Paintings, Poetry and Prose

by Smyth, Dacre

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Published
1992
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780646066035
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The Author, Melbourne, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Dacre Smyth. Signed by Author. foreword by Marten Syme and preface by author, list of ships painted. Blue coloured endpapers. Text is illustrated by 60 coloured paintings by Dacre Smyth. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip.… Read more
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Creeks and Harbours of Western Port, with a Section on Common Birds of Western Port by Val Curtis

by Hawkins, Richard

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780959257809
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Self Published, Melbourne, 1983. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Sue Evans -- Illustrations, Maps by Richard Hawkins, Front Cover Art -- Joan Ingpen Boguda. 380 g.; V, 79 pages, last eight pages either navigational aids or blank pages for notes and/or boat reference guide, foreword by Dacry Smyth, Patron, Western Port Safety… Read more
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Wrecks of Port Phillip

by Williams, Peter J. & Serle, Roderick

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Published
1964
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Maritime Historical Productions, Melbourne, 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 200 g; [viii], 94, [2](blank); 38 illustrations including 2 maps, index; offset tanning of the front end page, small tears to the jacket, with a chip on the top of the rear panel. third edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Voyage of the Loch Tay: Melbourne to Glasgow Aboard a Famous Australian Wool Clipper in 1892

by Calcutt, Capt. George

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Melbourne: Maritime Historical Productions, Melbourne, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. This is copy number 25 of 250 copies. The only damage is to the dustjacket top left of the front cover, a small tear. foreword by Sir James Bissett 5 leaves of plates. Limited Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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Atlantic; A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

by Winchester, Simon

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780007364596
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Harper, London, 2010. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. at the beginning of the text are two maps, one showing the political geography of the Atlantic Sea and the other showing the physical. List of maps and illustrations, acknowledgements, bibliography, glossary and index. The text is illustrated with both black and white photographs,… Read more
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Port Phillip Panorama

by Noble, Captain John Appelbe

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780725601492
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The Hawthorn Press, Melbourne, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Maps and Diagrams. Slight rubbing of the top and bottom edges of the dust jacket, no other damage to detail. This book is the result of years of research into the maritime history of Port Phillip and is a companion volume to Port… Read more
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The Ferries Of Sydney

by Andrews, Graeme

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780589071721
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Reed Books, Sydney, 1976. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 128 pp., bibliography, index. Colour illustrated cover, text illustrated with map and black and white photographs. Chronology, appendices, aboriginal translations of some ferry names and bibliography. Second Impression. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture… Read more
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The Lonely Sea and the Sky

by Chichester, Francis

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Published
1967
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Good Condition
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Reprint
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Pan Books Ltd , London, 1967. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. iauthor's note, introduction by J. R. L. Anderson, a list of illustrations, appendix and index. The text is illustrated with two inserts, of 4 pages each, of black-and-white photography and maps dot the text. Colour photographic card cover with red and white colour… Read more
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Webb & Bower, Exter, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Harry Price. not paginated, biography of Harry Price, 1877-1965. Illustrated endpapers, showing the seal of the H.M.S. Opir against a dark blue background. Photographic frontispiece, of Harry Price, taken early in the 20th century. The text… Read more
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Webb & Bower, Exter, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Harry Price. not paginated, biography of Harry Price, 1877-1965. Illustrated endpapers, showing the seal of the H.M.S. Opir against a dark blue background. Photographic frontispiece, of Harry Price, taken early in the 20th century. The text… Read more
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Sailor in Steam

by Lindsay, J. Murray

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. X, 150 pages, last three pages blank, eight pages of black-and-white photography, half a page of musical notation, Photographic illustrated dust jacket. slight rubbing of the top edge of the dustjacket, otherwise the book is clean, and free of annotation. The… Read more
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Riverboats

by Mudie, Ian

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Published
1965
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Good
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Reprint
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Sun Books, Melbourne, 1965. Reprint. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 165 g.; VIII, 9-234 pages, Thanks. A few black-and-white photographs throughout the text. Black-and-white illustrated front cover with white and gold titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. Creasing to the book corners and there is rubbing… Read more
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Heiress, the Story of Christina Onassis

by Dempster, Nigel

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297796718
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Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, London, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 600 g; XII, 180 pages, 24 pages of black-and-white photography, indexed. Colour illustrated dust jacket. Light ruffling to the top edges of the dust jacket, and a trace of dustiness to the top edge of the text block.… Read more
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THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN COOK

by RIENITS, Rex and Thea

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Fourth Impression
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Paul Hamlyn, Middlesex, England, 1970. Fourth Impression. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. map of Cook's three voyages, index and acknowledgements. Illustrated endpapers, showing natives of a South Sea Island, a contemporary illustration from Cook's time. Profusely illustrated with 38 colour illustrations and over 140 in black-and-white -- both contemporary illustrations and photography.… Read more
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