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Westwood Gold ! (Seal Books)

by Wilson, H.H

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780727003652
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AU$9.34

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Seal Books/Rigby, Adelaide, 1973. First Australian Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. list of illustrations, acknowledgements and index. Colour illustrated cover, showing a man on a camel, with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. A history of the gold mines, and of… Read more
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The Price of Coal; A Novel (Second Impression Before Publication)

by Hines, Barry

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780718117634
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AU$14.68

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Michael Joseph, London, 1979. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Pale green coloured boards black coloured insert to the back strip, and, within that insert gilt coloured titles. Photographic dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear panel. "The Price of Coal is… Read more
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Mary Smith's Hotel

by Lawson, Will

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$14.68

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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Dark red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper red and white coloured titles to the front panel and red and black coloured titles to the backstrip. Set in the isolated goldmining town Charleston on the west coast of New… Read more
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Adventure in Iron; Hamersley's First Decade

by Trengove, Alan

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909316037
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AU$11.02

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Stockwell Press, Mont Albert, Melbourne, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 g; XII, 220 pages with index, list of sources, appendices, numerous black-and-white photographs. Illustrated end pages with a chronology. This is the story of one of the world's major iron ore producers, and of the dramatic events that… Read more
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Don't Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs; she thinks I'm a piano player in a whorehouse

by Carter, Paul

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9781741146981
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AU$11.02

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Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2005. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic. apart from the very slightest rubbing of the bottom right-hand corner of the front panel there is no damage to describe. The 1st page is drawings of different types of rigs used in oil extraction, the next 2 pages a double… Read more
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Three Islands

by Williams, Maslyn

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909477004
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AU$22.03

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British Phosphate Commission, Adelaide, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Douglas McNaughton-- Photographer. 84 pages, acknowledgements. Endpapers illustrated with map of Indian-Pacific zone. The text is illustrated with black and white and colored photography taken by Douglas McNaughton. Pale tan coloured boards silver writing on the spine. Photographic… Read more
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The Romantic World of Gold

by Nolan, Tony

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780858354425
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AU$8.01

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Bay Books, Sydney, 1980. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic & Maps. acknowledgements, bibliography and index. Dark blue coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs, maps and black and white illustrations. Plain text paperback binding with orange, blue, gilt and white coloured titles to the front panel and orange, gilt… Read more
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Australia's Earliest Mining Era, South Australia 1841-1851; Paintings

by Auhl, Ian & Marfleet, Denis

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851798868
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AU$9.34

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Rigby, Adelaide, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. Illustrator: S. T. Gill. 700 g; (2), 108, (2) pages with bibliography. The 1st 43 pages are illustrated with reproductions of documents and also black-and-white photographs. The accompanying text gives a history of the opening of South Australia through mining. Page 44 has a colour map… Read more
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Australia's Mineral Wealth

by Coghill, Ian

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$11.02

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Sorrett Publishing Propriety Limited, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover (Photographic Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. preface, index. The book is illustrated with graphs, line drawings, maps, coloured and black and white photography. Photographic boards (wraparound) with white and gold coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Tan… Read more
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Panning and Prospecting for Beginners

by Garland, H. K

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780589071592
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AU$8.35

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A. H. & A. W. Reed, Sydney, 1978. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Diagrammatic. 225 g; 118 pages in original colour photographic illustrated paperback binding, with the text illustrated with line drawings and diagrams. Includes maps showing the areas were gold and tin have been found in Australia and New Zealand, and… Read more
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The Explorers 

by Joy, William

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$14.68

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Shakespeare Head Press, Sydney, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. a look at Australia's Explorers. the dustjacket is slightly faded on the spine, has split at the lower right and left of the front panel, and rubbing with short tears across the top edge. There is no damage to describe or… Read more
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Australia's Earliest Mining Era, South Australia 1841-1851; Paintings

by Auhl, Ian & Marfleet, Denis

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851798868
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AU$18.36

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Rigby, Adelaide, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: S. T. Gill. 700 g; (2), 108, (2) pages with bibliography. The 1st 43 pages are illustrated with reproductions of documents and also black-and-white photographs. The accompanying text gives a history of the opening of South Australia through mining. Page 44 has a colour… 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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AU$18.36

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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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The Explorers  (Seal Books)

by Joy, William

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780851791128
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AU$9.34

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Seal Books/Rigby, Adelaide, 1971. First Australian Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. preface by author, foreword by Alec H. Chisholm, preface and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, maps and illustrations. Colour illustrated cover with white coloured titles to the front panel and red and black coloured titles to… Read more
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Westwood Gold ! (Seal Books)

by Wilson, H.H

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780727003652
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Seal Books/Rigby, Adelaide, 1973. First Australian Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. list of illustrations, acknowledgements and index. Colour illustrated cover, showing a man on a camel, with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. A history of the gold mines, and of… Read more
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Libraries Board of South Australia, Adelaide, 1960. Facsimile Edition -- First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. IX, 10-109 pages, a further 19 pages of advertisements, list of subscribers, preface by a author. At the rear of the book is a four-page, foldout map, showing principal mines of South Australia in 1863. At… Read more
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AU$44.05
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In the Kirghiz Steppes; Copper for the Tsars

by Wardell, John Wilford

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$22.03

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The Galley Press, London, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 g; 190 pages, indexed, illustrated with 4 maps, and black-and-white illustrations including a frontispiece. Illustrated dustjacket by Peter Kent has been price clipped at the lower corner of the front fold over, and apart from that, the book shows no damage.… Read more
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What's Good for Australia..! -- The Story of BHP

by Trengove, Alan -- Editor

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726987212
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AU$12.01

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Cassell Australia, New South Wales, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 600 g; X, 266 pages, indexed, with 32 pages of black-and-white photography, maps, document facsimile, appendices, index. With colour illustrated photographic dust jacket, slightly faded on the spine section. Non-authorial gift inscription dated 1975 on half title page … Read more
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To Broken Hill and Back

by McNally, Ward ( Aka Clifford Douglas Keane )

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869320037
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AU$14.68

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Widescope International Publishers, Camberwell, Victoria, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Ron Bentlry -- Photographer. 500 grammes; 100 pages. Olive coloured endpapers. Illustrated title page, being a photograph of Broken Hill in the early 20th century. The text is illustrated with both contemporary and modern black-and-white photographs. … Read more
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To Broken Hill and Back

by McNally, Ward

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869320037
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AU$14.68

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Widescope International Publishers, Camberwell, Victoria , 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Ron Bentley -- Photographer . Olive coloured endpapers. Illustrated title page, being a photograph of Broken Hill in the early 20th century. The text is illustrated with both contemporary and modern black-and-white photographs. Olive coloured boards with… Read more
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