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In the Land of Kangaroos and Gold Mines; a Frenchman's View of Australia in 1888

by Comettant, Oscar: Translated By Judith Armstrong

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Published
1980
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780727010858
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Rigby Ltd, Adelaide, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 275 pp., translator's preface. Black and white frontispiece, showing the title page of the original book. Brown boards with white writing on the spine. The spine section of the hardcover binding shows some insect activity, (silverfish), no other damage to the… Read more
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Australia from a Woman's Point of View

by Ackermann, Jessie

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726900297
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AU$11.18

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Cassell Australia, North Ryde, New South Wales, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. XVI, 248 pages, last three pages blank, intentionally, list of illustrations, preface by author, introduction by Elizabeth Riddle. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece of author in middle age. The text is illustrated with 17 black-and-white photographs throughout… Read more
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The Trials & Tribulations of Little Red Riding Hood; Versions of the Tale in Sociocultural Context

by Zipes, Jack

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Published
1984
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Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780897890571
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Bergin & Garvey Publishers, Inc. , Massachusetts, 1984. Reprint. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. [5] VI-XI (1) 298 pages (10), list of illustrations, preface by author, notes on texts, notes on the author's, selected chronological bibliography of Little Red Riding Hood texts and general bibliography. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white illustrations by… Read more
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Coming Into Being Among Australian Aboriginals: A Study of the Procreative Beliefs of the Native Tribes of Australia

by Montagu Ashley

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Revised and Expanded
ISBN
9780710079336
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AU$29.81

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Routledge & Kegan Paul, London and Boston, 1974. Revised and Expanded. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Foreword By Bronislaw Malinowski, Preface to the second edition, preface to the first edition, list of figures, introduction by the author, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated for figures. Chocolate brown coloured cloth covered boards with… Read more
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Windows on Collins Street; a history of the Athenaeum Club, Melbourne

by Pacini, John and Graeme Anderson

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780646026923
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the Athenaeum Club, Melbourne, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 1.2 kg; 456 pages, text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, facsimiles. The rear section of the book has a list of life members, a list of presidents and secretaries, foundation and original members, list of current members, clubs offering reciprocal… Read more
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Historic Buildings of Australia: Volume One: Historic Homesteads of Australia

by Australian Council of National Trusts

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780304939510
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AU$18.63

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Cassell Australia, New South Wales, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. foreword by His Excellency The Right Honourable Sir Paul Hasluck, preface by the Right Honourable J. G. Gordon, M. P. The Prime Minister of Australia, acknowledgements, introduction and table of contents. Text illustrated with over 350 black and… Read more
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Windows on Collins Street; a history of the Athenaeum Club, Melbourne

by Pacini, John and Graeme Anderson

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Published
2001
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780957915404
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the Athenaeum Club, Melbourne, 2001. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 1.5 kg; 544 pages, last three pages blank, text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, facsimiles, and a colour photograph spread. The rear section of the book has a list of life members, a list of presidents and secretaries, foundation and original… Read more
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Surrender Australia? Essays in the Study and Uses of History, Geoffrey Blainey and Asian Immigration

by Markus, Andrew and Ricklefs, M. C. -- Editors

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Published
1985
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868616292
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George Allen & Unwin, Sydney London Boston, 1985. First Edition. Softcover. Good. list of tables, list of contributors, introduction by editors, notes and index. The text is illustrated with six tables throughout the text. Plain text cover with orange, blue and white coloured background with white titles to the front panel… Read more
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Superpen; The Cartoons and Caricatures of Edward Sorel

by Sorel, Edward [ Lidia Ferrara - Editor and Designer ]

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394500027
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Random House, New York, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Edward Sorel. Non paginated, foreword by Edward Sorel. Duo toned frontispiece, being a caricature of Richard Nixon by Edward Sorel. The text is illustrated with either caricatures or cartoons again by Edward Sorel, either in black or white or… Read more
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Among Women Only

by Pavese, Cesare

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Published
1980
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780704333109
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Quartet Books, London, 1980. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrated card cover with white and green coloured titles to the front panel and cream-coloured titles to the backstrip. Two women, one a successful self made woman, the other a rich socialite, both suffer from self estrangement. They are brought together, but then are separated through tragedy.… Read more
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The Petty Age

by Petty, Bruce

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909331672
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AU$7.45

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Wild & Woolley, Sydney & Eugene, 1978. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Bruce Petty. 325 g.; not paginated. The text is illustrated with 92 black-and-white cartoons drawn by Bruce Petty. Black-and-white illustrated cover, again by Bruce Petty with black and red titles to the front panel and red titles… Read more
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Australia from a Woman's Point of View

by Ackermann, Jessie

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Published
1981
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726900297
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Cassell Australia, North Ryde, New South Wales, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. XVI, 248 pages, last three pages blank, intentionally, list of illustrations, preface by author, introduction by Elizabeth Riddle. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece of author in middle age. The text is illustrated with 17 black-and-white photographs throughout… Read more
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The Petty Age

by Petty, Bruce

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Published
1978
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909331672
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Wild & Woolley, Sydney & Eugene, 1978. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Bruce Petty. 325 g.; not paginated. The text is illustrated with 92 black-and-white cartoons drawn by Bruce Petty. Black-and-white illustrated cover, again by Bruce Petty with black and red titles to the front panel and red titles… Read more
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Authentic Decor; The Domestic Interior 1620 -- 1920

by Thornton, Peter

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780297785040
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AU$118.55

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 408 pp., acknowledgements, notes and index. Yellow coloured endpapers. The text is copiously, illustrated with 235 colour and 299 black and white illustrations (including plans, and room plans). Dark brown coloured boards with gilt decoration and embossed writing on the front panel… Read more
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image of The Australian Commonwealth; A Picture of the Community 1901-1955

The Australian Commonwealth; A Picture of the Community 1901-1955

by Fitzpatrick, Brian

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Published
1956
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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F. W. Cheshire, Melbourne, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. 337 pp., acknowledgements and forewarning, sources, notes and topics, glossary and index. Pale green boards with gilt writing on the spine. Minor bumping to the top of backstrip edge and minor amounts of rubbing to the other edges. Browning to the textblock… Read more
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The Human Face

by Liggett, John

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Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780812817423
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Stein and Day, New York, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. (10), XI-XXII, 287, (3) pages, acknowledgements, list of illustrations, and index. The text is illustrated with copious black-and-white photographs, sketches and illustrations. Black textured coloured cloth covered boards with silver titles to the backstrip. A little rubbing to the… Read more
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Hellhound on His Trail; The Stalking Of Martin Luther King Jr. And the International Hunt for His Assassin

by Sides, Hampton

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781846143649
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AU$14.90

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Allen Lane, Camberwell, Victoria, 2010. First Australian Paperback Edition. Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 700 g.; (13), XIV, (5), 4-459, (5) pages, A Note to Readers, acknowledgements, a note on sources, notes and bibliography. Photographic title page, showing the balcony where Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered, and on and the 4th… Read more
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What We Owe to Ireland

by Osborne, W.A

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Published
1918
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Lothian publishing Company Pty., Ltd, Melbourne, 1918. First Edition. Softcover (Stiff Boards). Good/No Dust Jacket. Dark olive green coloured covers with black decoration to the front panel. White insert to the front panel and within that insert black titles. A book put out in the early part of the 20th century to enumerate the… Read more
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Primitive Peoples Today

by Weyer, Edward (Jr.)

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No date
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Good
Edition
Reprint
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Crescent Books, Inc, New York, No date. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Maps. 1.4 kg.; (8) 9-288 pages, introduction by author, notes on author and photographers and index. The text is illustrated with 212 photographs, both colour and black and white and 14 maps. Brown coloured boards with silver embossed decoration to the… Read more
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Literary Lodgings

by Borish, Elaine

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780094651807
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Constable, London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 600 g; XVI, 252 pages, indexed, and illustrated with either photographs, or reproductions of drawings, of the various literary personages discussed, as well as reproductions of the buildings associated with each of the literary ensemble presented in this book. The author details all… Read more
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