New Guinea from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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image of Islands of Men; a six part book about life in Melanesia.  Illustrated with 12 colour plates, other photographs and with line decorations by Claire Simpson

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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Claire Simpson. 600 g; 248 pages, with decorated end pages, and gilt decorated front board. Colour illustrated photographic dustwrapper. The dust jacket is now in 3 parts, with some loss. Now protected. The book itself shows no signs… Read more
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Many a Green Isle

by Tudor, Judy

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$10.94

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Pacific Publications, Sydney, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor Condition. 650 g; 256pp., index, maps and credits. Illustrated endpapers, showing the main Islands within the Pacific region. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs from the various Pacific Islands. White coloured boards with ochre coloured illustration on the front panel,… Read more
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Adam in Plumes

by Simpson, Colin

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$14.58

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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. 650 g; XVIII, 270 pages. Includes line drawings of native objects and birds of paradise by Claire Simpson. Three maps, 12 pages of colour plates, double sided frontispiece, and 16 other pages of black-and-white photography. Monotone photographic… Read more
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Adversity in Success. Extracts from Air Vice Marshal Hewitt's Diaries 1939-1948

by Hewitt, J. E

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959462203
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AU$29.17

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Langate, South Yarra, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Signed by Author. 800 g; 330pp., 32 pages of black and white photographs. Pocket fixed onto rear paste down includes erratum to index and map. Limited edition of 3000 copies, this signed and numbered by author no 2805. Hewitt commanded an… Read more
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Adversity in Success

by Hewitt, J. E

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959462203
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AU$32.81

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Langate, South Yarra, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Signed by Author. Adversity in Success. Extracts from Air Vice Marshal Hewitt's Diaries 1939-1948." 800 g; 330pp., 32 pages of black and white photographs. Pocket fixed onto rear paste down includes erratum to index and map. Limited edition of 3000 copies, this signed and numbered… Read more
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James Chalmers; Missionary and Explorer of Rarotonga and New Guinea

by Robson, William

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No date
Condition
Good
Edition
Edition Unstated
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S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Etchings . IV, 176 pages, another 32 pages of following with S.W. Partridge & Co.'s Catalogue of Popular Illustrated Books, preface by author. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece of the Rev. James Chalmers. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white… Read more
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The Innocent Artists; Student Art from Papua New Guinea

by Baker, Catherine

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713710007
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AU$18.23

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Blanford Press , Poole, Dorset, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. foreword by John Callander -- Chief Education Officer, Commonwealth Institute, introduction by author, bibliography and photographic acknowledgements. Red coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with both coloured and black and white reproductions of students' art along with black-and-white photography. Black… Read more
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The Challenge of New Guinea

by Cooper, Jim

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$9.28

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Current Book Distributors, Sydney, 1966. First Edition. Illustrated Card. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 48 pages, map on the inside front cover, four pages of black-and-white photographs, original stapled illustrated stiffened card wrapper showing a price of $.25. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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The Far Side of the Sky

by Williams, Maslyn

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$14.58

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F. W. Cheshire, Melbourne, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. 251 pp., endpaper maps, one other two page map/diagram. The back panel of the bookis chipped, and is missing a small piece approximately 2 cm by 2 mm. This is a superb tale of adventure in the mountainous interior… Read more
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Behind the Picture, H.M.S. Rattlesnake's Australia - New Guinea Cruise 1846 to 1850

by Bassett, Marnie

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$36.46

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Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. XII, 113pp., bibliography, index. Black and white frontispiece showing the figurehead from the 'Rattlesnake', and the text is illustrated with black and white reproductions of contemporary illustrations and maps. In the back there is a fold out with a reproduction… Read more
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Adversity in Success

by Hewitt, J. E

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959462203
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AU$25.52

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Langate, South Yarra, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Fair. Signed by Author. 800 g; "Adversity in Success. Extracts from Air Vice Marshal Hewitt's Diaries 1939-1948." 330pp., 32 pages of black and white photographs. Pocket fixed onto rear paste down includes erratum to index and map. Limited edition of 3000 copies, this signed and numbered… Read more
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