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All-Time Favourite Australian Song Book, The
1 All-Time Favourite Australian Song Book, The
North Ryde, NSW, Australia Angus & Robertson 1984 0207147558 / 9780207147555 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cook, Patrick 
Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 820gms, 114pages. This book features a collection of over 80 all-time Australian favourites (plus a few ring-ins). All are presented with introductory notes. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen marking from a previous owner on the title page. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
Angus & Robertson Concise Australian Encyclopedia
2 Angus & Robertson Concise Australian Encyclopedia
North Ryde, Australia Angus & Robertson 1986 0207153051 / 9780207153051 Revised and Updated Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised and updated edition, 1690gms, 504 pgs. This book is a comprehensive reference work containing information about a wide range of subjects of general, popular and educational interest. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards only show light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kgs and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
Australia in the Good Old Days
3 Australia in the Good Old Days
Sydney, NSW, Australia Lansdowne Press 1981 0701815728 / 9780701815721 Third Impression Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with orange boards and pictorial dustjacket, third impression, 1060gms, 264 pages, illustrated endpapers. Here are pages to delight the collector of Edwardian Australiana. Facsimile pages from Lassetters' Commercial Review, No. 26, 1911. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and modetate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear and one tear to the top right front corner. Spine of dust jacket shows heavy fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)
4 Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)
Sydney, Australia Australian Knowledge 1985 0864350082 / 9780864350084 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 100g, 16pgs. This is issue #9 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's involvement in World War II and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)
5 Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)
Sydney, Australia Australian Knowledge 1985 0864350066 / 9780864350060 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 98g, 16pgs. This is issue #7 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's Prime Ministers and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Australian Heroes and Adventurers
6 Australian Heroes and Adventurers
London, England Walter Scott 1889 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Hardcover with green boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 275gms, 151 pages, blank endpapers. This book is the first in a series published by the publishers which illustrates life and the adventure in the Australian Colonies and the Islands of the Pacific. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, damage to binding with some pages beginning to come loose, large pen inscription to previous owner on inside front page,. Boards are heavily scuffed particularly at edges and corners where some of the cloth has worn through, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Australians From Everywhere: Rogues, Misfits and Adventurers Who Formed a New Society
7 Australians From Everywhere: Rogues, Misfits and Adventurers Who Formed a New Society
Kensington, Australia Bay Books 0858359154 / 9780858359154 Edition Not Stated Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1005gms, 280 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The hinge is begin to crack from the text block revealing the webbing at the front endpaper. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Book of the Lindsays in Australia, The
8 Book of the Lindsays in Australia, The
Australia Halbert's Publishing 1987 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 600gms, 80 pages plus a directory of Lindsay households in Australia. This is a history of Lindsay's in Australia, with an explanation of genealogy and looking for your family. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Complete History of Australia (in three parts)
9 Complete History of Australia (in three parts)
Dee Why West, Australia Paul Hamlyn P/L 1978 0727102516 / 9780727102515 Second Impression Softcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
All three books are softcovers, second impression, 5340gms, 1518 pgs (pages are continuous through three books). These three books have been issued as a box set. Box is included. This set of books documents the history of Australia from the beginning of European discovery. All three books are in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book 1 has a 1/2 inch tear to the external spine, there is a small pen mark on the inside front page and the cover shows light creasing. Box is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Books weigh over 5kg and are likely to incur additional postage from that quoted, so please contact us directly for an accurate quote. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
Great Sporting Moments: The Best Images of the 20th Century
10 Great Sporting Moments: The Best Images of the 20th Century
Australia Custom Publishing 2001 1876719664 / 9781876719661 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with white boards, dust jacket missing, first edition, 1725g, 383pgs. World Cups, Granbd Finals, Olympic Games, Test matches, Australian Opens and Melbourne Cups...Great Sporting Moments records a century of sport as caught through the lenses of News Limited's cameras. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Hawkesbury on Show, The: A Brief History of the Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Published on the Occasion of Its 100th Show
11 Hawkesbury on Show, The: A Brief History of the Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Published on the Occasion of Its 100th Show
Hawkesbury, Australia Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association 1986 First Edition Soft Card Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Soft card cover, first edition, 128gms, 83 pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some very light water damage throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume I
12 Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume I
Sydney, Australia Readers' Digest 2000 095770237X / 9780957702370 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 658g, 192pgs, coloured endpapers. The gripping, inspiring true stories about the courage and self-sacrifice of ordinary Australians and New Zealanders faced with extraordinary challenges, volume I of II, coloured photographs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume II
13 Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume II
Sydney, Australia Readers' Digest 2000 095770237X / 9780957702370 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 652g, 192pgs, coloured endpapers. The gripping, inspiring true stories about the courage and self-sacrifice of ordinary Australians and New Zealanders faced with extraordinary challenges, volume II of II, coloured photographs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Historic Building of Norfolk Island, The: Their Restorations, Preservation and Maintenance
14 Historic Building of Norfolk Island, The: Their Restorations, Preservation and Maintenance
Australian Council of National Trusts Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, 198g, 63pgs. Discusses the restoration, preservation and maintenance of Norfolk's historic buildings, includes black and white photographs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Historical Albany Western Australia
15 Historical Albany Western Australia
Edition Not Stated Stapled Booklet Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Bracey, Elaine 
Stapled folder, edition not stated, 72gms. This is not a book, but a folder with a pocket, five illustrated black and white prints, and one colour postcard. Produced to celebrate 150 years since Albany was settled. The five prints featured are of Strawberry Hills; Anglican Church of Saint John the Evangelist; The Old Post Office; York Street; and The Old Gaol. There is some accompanying text for each. Postcard commemorates the historic venues in Albany. All is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Historical Sketch of New South Wales
16 Historical Sketch of New South Wales
Dee Why West, NSW, Australia Lansdowne Press 1980 0701813458 / 9780701813451 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 898gms, 159 pages. This book covers that period from the founding of the first colony up to 1886 - the first hundred years. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition except for chewing of front bottom corner. Dust jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear and one large tear on front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Historical Tours in Greater Cessnock
17 Historical Tours in Greater Cessnock
Cessnock, Australia Greater Cessnock Historical Society 1981 Edition Not Stated Stapled Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Stapled softcover, edition not stated, 50gms, 32 pages. This book details a number of historical tours of the Greater Cessnock area. Tour 1 - The Great Northern Road; Tour 2 - Valley of Black Creek; Tour 3 - Mount View Range and the Vineyards. Includes maps. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 55.00 AUD
 
 
History of Port Macquarie, The
18 History of Port Macquarie, The
Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia Hastings District Historical Society 1973 Revised Edition Stapled Softcover Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Pocket sized stapled softcover, revised edition, 60gms, 64 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
History of Port Macquarie, The
19 History of Port Macquarie, The
Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia Hastings District Historical Society 1983 0959988629 / 9780959988628 Third Revised Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Pocket sized softcover, third revised edition, 86gms, 64 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Maitland: Hub of the Hunter - Historical Homes and Buildings
20 Maitland: Hub of the Hunter - Historical Homes and Buildings
Maitland, Australia 1983 Fourth Edition Stapled Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Stapled softcover, fourth edition, 124gms, no page numbers. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
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