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A Museum for the People; A History of Museum Victoria and Its Predecessors 1854-2000

by Rasmussen, Carolyn

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780908011698
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Scribe, Melbourne, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illustrator: Various. 2.0 kg; XVI, 424 pages, illustrated end pages, text illustrated with reproductions of photographs in both black and white and colour . Colour illustrated dustjacket. The book shows no damage. Marking almost 150 years since the founding of Melbourne's 1st public Museum, this book… Read more
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Garlic and Friends: The History, Growth and Use of Edible Alliums

by Woodward, Penny

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Published
1996
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781875657629
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AU$58.01

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Hyland House, Melbourne, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Signed by Author. XVI, 248 pages, IV appendices, recipe index, general index. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. The book is illustrated with line drawings, and colour photographs, glossary. "This book covers not only the well-known garlic, leeks, onions, chives… Read more
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The Great Barrier Reef

by Bennett, Isobel

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Published
1971
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701803582
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AU$10.88

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Lansdowne, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.65 kg.; 184pages, (last blank), preface, acknowledgements, map of the Great Barrier Reef, bibliography, general index, and scientific index. Text is profusely illustrated by photography taken by the author both in colour and black and white. Coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with… Read more
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Bulbs for Australian Gardens

by Pescott, R. T. M. ( Richard Thomas Martin 1905 - 1986)

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Published
1968
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Nelson, Melbourne, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 600 grammes; X, 174 pages, last 2 blank, preface by author, list of illustrations, glossary, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with coloured photography and, black-and-white line drawings and the occasional map. Red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. … Read more
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The Old West; The Trailblazers

by Gilbert, Bil and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1979
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, 1979. Reprint. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. 960 g.; IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Marbled endpapers. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux leather ornately decorated covers with… Read more
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the Old West; the Forty-Niners

by Johnson, William Weber and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1980
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Very Good Condition
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Revised Edition
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Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, 1980. Revised Edition. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. 960 g.; IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux leather with illustrated onlay which… Read more
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the Old West; the Forty-Niners

by Johnson, William Weber and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1980
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Very Good Condition
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Revised Edition
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Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, 1980. Revised Edition. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. 960 g.; IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Marbled endpapers. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux leather with illustrated onlay… Read more
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The Old West; The Trailblazers

by Gilbert, Bil and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1973
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. 960 g.; IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Marbled endpapers. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux leather ornately decorated covers… Read more
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A Museum for the People; A History of Museum Victoria and Its Predecessors 1854-2000

by Rasmussen, Carolyn

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780908011698
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AU$43.51

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Scribe, Melbourne, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illustrator: Various. 2.0 kg; XVI, 424 pages, illustrated end pages, text illustrated with reproductions of photographs in both black and white and colour . Colour illustrated dustjacket. The book shows no damage. Marking almost 150 years since the founding of Melbourne's 1st public Museum, this book… Read more
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The Companion to Roses

by Fisher, John

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Published
1987
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780881622300
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Salem House Publishers, Topsfield, MA, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.0 kg 224 pp., arranged as a dictionary in two column format, select bibliography, 50 colour illustrations, 50 in black and white, colour illustrated dustwrapper; the dustwrapper has a small chip at the top of the spine section, and there is a… Read more
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Natural Victoria

by Pescott, Trevor

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Published
1978
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727005243
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 800 g; 176 pages, includes bibliography. Illustrated with black-and-white, and colour photographs, and tables. The one omission that I find interesting is the lack of maps to show either location or distribution. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. The top edge of the text… Read more
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Antarctic Division, Department of External Affairs, Melbourne, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Diagrammatic. 700 g; (6), 170 pages, in original hardcover binding, with colour illustrated dustjacket. The book itself shows no damage. The dustjacket has a 1.5 cm round stain at the top edge of the rear panel, and a… Read more
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AU$21.75
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the Old West; the Forty-Niners

by Johnson, William Weber and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1980
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Very Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
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Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, 1980. Revised Edition. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. 960 g.; IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Marbled endpapers. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux leather with illustrated onlay… Read more
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The Old West; The Trailblazers

by Gilbert, Bil and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia, 1979. Reprint. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. 960 g.; IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Marbled endpapers. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux leather ornately decorated covers with… Read more
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The Return of Scarcity; Strategies for an Economic Future

by Coombs, Herbert Cole

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Published
1990
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521368964
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Cambridge University Press, Melbourne, 1990. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 350 g; 172 pages: with bibliography. Illustrated front paperback panel,. Slight loss of colour to the spine section of the the binding, otherwise in very good condition. Published in Association with the Centre for Resources and Environmental Studies, Australian… Read more
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Report on the South-Western Area, District 2

by Land Conservation Council (Vic.)

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780724191123
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AU$105.47

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Land Conservation Council, Victoria, Melbourne, 1979. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1.8 kg; XII, 364 pages, includes appendices, text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs, and tables, and charts. The binding format is a hard board for the back, blocked out with a box for the maps, and then above that the… Read more
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The Freshwater Fish of Victoria and Their Food

by Butcher, A. Dunbavin (Alfred) 1915-1990

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Published
1946
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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AU$25.38

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Fisheries and Game Department, Melbourne, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 200 g; 64 pages, with six plates and seven text figures. There is a ghost of a watermark measuring less than half an inch in diameter on the centre of the rear panel, and traces of… Read more
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Shades of Green: myth and muddle in the Countryside

by Sinclair, David

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Published
1990
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780246132581
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Grafton, London, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 550 g; VI, 202 pages, indexed, with further reading list, and 16 pages of black-and-white photography. Colour illustrated dust jacket. The book shows no signs of damage. Written nearly 20 years ago, the author posed the question is rural conservation… Read more
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A Diary of Flowering Bulbs: a Season By Season Guide to Their Care and Cultivation

by Horn, Barbara

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780333380550
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AU$21.75

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Macmillan, Melbourne, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sheila Galbraith. 650 g; Colour plates by Sheila Galbraith. 48 pp., illustrated endpapers, illustrated dustwrapper. This book, about the culture of flowering bulbs, shows how beauty can be created in a garden with a minimum of effort. The bulbs discussed… Read more
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Bulbs for Australian Gardens

by Pescott, R. T. M. ( Richard Thomas Martin 1905 - 1986)

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Published
1968
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Nelson, Melbourne, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 600 grammes; X, 174 pages, last 2 blank, preface by author, list of illustrations, glossary, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with coloured photography and, black-and-white line drawings and the occasional map. Red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. … Read more
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