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Kakadu National Park
1 Kakadu National Park
Northern Territory, Australia Barker Souvenirs 0959236635 / 9780959236637 Edition Not Stated Large Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Morris, Ian; and Williams, Kerry 
Large softcover, edition not stated, 238gms, no page numbers. Primarily photographic tribute to the Kakadu National Park. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 6.50 AUD
 
 
Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day
2 Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day
Wingfield, SA, Australia Cameron House 2002 1875999574 / 9781875999576 Edition Not Stated Soft Card Cover Very Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Soft card cover, edition not stated, 236gms, 193 pages. Book is in very condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Aboriginal and Melanesian Art (Art Gallery of NSW), Art Gallery of New South Wales
3 Art Gallery of New South Wales Aboriginal and Melanesian Art (Art Gallery of NSW)
Sydney, Australia Art Gallery of New South Wales 1973 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, First Edition, 200gms, 56 pages. This is a complete check list of the Gallery (Art Gallery of New South Wales) Collections of Aboriginal and Melanesian Art as of November 1973. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigneous Australians, ATSIC
4 ATSIC As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigneous Australians
Woden, ACT, Australia Office of Public Affairs 1998 0642320225 / 9780642320223 Reprint with Corrections Softcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, reprint with corrections, 292gms, 71 pages. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Three Aboriginal Legends, Barnes, Victor
5 Barnes, Victor Three Aboriginal Legends
Sydney, Australia Golden Press 1972 First Edition Hardcover Fair to Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall English, Hal 
Hardcover with pictorial cardboard boards, first edition, 128gms, no page numbers. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. A few pages have a few very small tears. This book belongs to section has name inscribed in pen. Boards show moderate soiling. Spine has torn particularly at the top for about two inches, but is still well in tact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Contemporary Indigenous Plays (Various Authors), Cleven, Vivienne; Enoch, Wesley; Milroy, David; Narkle, Geoffrey; and Harrison, Jane
6 Cleven, Vivienne; Enoch, Wesley; Milroy, David; Narkle, Geoffrey; and Harrison, Jane Contemporary Indigenous Plays (Various Authors)
Strawberry Hills, NSW, Australia Currency Press P/L 2007 0868197955 / 9780868197951 First Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 300gms, 228 pages. The tradition of storytelling is powerfully alive and well in Indigenous Australia, as witnessed in this diverse collection of five contemporary plays from around the country. Plays include: Bitin' Back (Vivienne Cleven); Black Medea (Wesley Enoch); King Hit (David Milroy and Geoffrey Narkle); Rainbow's End (Jane Harrison); and Windmill Baby (David Milroy). Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890, Clouten, Keith H.
7 Clouten, Keith H. Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890
Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia Lake Macquarie Shire Council 1988 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Book shows stampings from a previous owner and a book plate has been removed from the inside front endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890, Clouten, Keith H.
8 Clouten, Keith H. Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890
Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia Lake Macquarie Shire Council 1988 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear plastic for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890, Clouten, Keith H.
9 Clouten, Keith H. Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890
Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia Lake Macquarie Shire Council 1967 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), first edition, 686gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
 
 
Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The, Cowan, James G.
10 Cowan, James G. Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The
Dorset, England Element Books Limited 1992 1852303093 / 9781852303099 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Medium softcover with pictorial cover, first edition, 166gms, 138 pages. This book explains the elements of the aboriginal tradition including: the world of the sky heroes and how the land was formed by mythic creatures from the Dreaming; their secret rites and rituals and ideas of reincarnation; how their stories, fables and myths sustain the belief in the metaphysical basis of the human spirit; and how they represent the conscience of all mankind, offering us today a parable for survival. A good solid copy with no spinal damage and of good reading quality. The book displays some general wear and tear and moderate discolouration to the front cover. Front cover also has one small tear. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Spirit, Downing, Jim
11 Downing, Jim Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Spirit
Canberra, Australia Australian National University Press 1988 0731503953 / 9780731503957 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 350gms, 181 pages. Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Sprit is a study of the 'Outstation' or Homelands movement- a movement of Aboriginal people away from larger settlements into small communities in remote areas, generally in their own tribal 'homelands', where there are many areas of sacred importance to the ancestor, creation stories of their clans. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Justice All Their Own: The Caledon Bay and Woodah Island Killings 1932- 1933, Egan, Ted
12 Egan, Ted Justice All Their Own: The Caledon Bay and Woodah Island Killings 1932- 1933
Carlton South, Australia Melbourne University Press 1996 0522846939 / 9780522846935 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 244 pages, blank endpapers. Ted Egan's close association with Aboriginal People enabled him to interview the participants in the horrendous events - he sat down in the country where the incidents took place. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in as new condition with no visible shelf wear, book signed by author, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 80.00 AUD
 
 
Hungry Heart, The: A Compelling Account of Life in One of the Most Scattered and Isolated Populations on the Face of the Earth, Griffiths, Max
13 Griffiths, Max Hungry Heart, The: A Compelling Account of Life in One of the Most Scattered and Isolated Populations on the Face of the Earth
Kenthurst, Australia Kangaroo Press 1992 0864174861 / 9780864174864 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red/orange boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 566gms, 176 pages. Max Griffiths worked for the Australian Inland Mission from 1964 to 1985 and as such was witness to changes in the outback due to a massive increase in mining activity and to the sadly belated exposure of the shocking conditions under which ABoriginal people were living and dying. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and some minimal chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
From Earlier Fleets: Hemisphere - An Aboriginal Anthology 1978, Henderson, Kenneth Russell (ed)
14 Henderson, Kenneth Russell (ed) From Earlier Fleets: Hemisphere - An Aboriginal Anthology 1978
Australia Hemisphere 1978 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Large softcover, first edition, 248gms, 96 pages. This is an anthology of articles that appeared in the Hemisphere publication. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
 
 
Better Health for Aborigines? Report of a National Seminar at Monash University, Hetzel, Basil S.; Dobbin, Malcolm; Lippmann, Lorna; and Eggleston, Elizabeth (eds)
15 Hetzel, Basil S.; Dobbin, Malcolm; Lippmann, Lorna; and Eggleston, Elizabeth (eds) Better Health for Aborigines? Report of a National Seminar at Monash University
St Lucia, Australia University of Queensland Press 1974 0702208973 / 9780702208973 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 536gms, 283 pages. This book is the result of a national seminar on Aboriginal health in the 1970s. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The inside front endpaper shows a pen marking from the previous owner. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 9.00 AUD
 
 
Kick the Tin, Kartinyeri, Doris
16 Kartinyeri, Doris Kick the Tin
North Melbourne, Australia Spinifex Press Pty Ltd 2000 1875559957 / 9781875559954 First Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 196gms, 140 pages. This is Doris Kartinyeri's life story as a member of the Stolen Generations who was placed in white homes as a virtual slave, struggled through relationships and suffered with bi-polar depression. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen marking on the inside title page from the previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
 
 
Travelling Aboriginal Australia: Discovery and Reconciliation, Kauffman, Paul
17 Kauffman, Paul Travelling Aboriginal Australia: Discovery and Reconciliation
Flemington (Vic), Australia Hyland House Publishing Pty Ltd 2000 1864470798 / 9781864470796 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 175 pages. Through this guide you can meet Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People who have made it their business to introduce others to their art, their land, and their culture. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, very mild page discolouration to a few pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Australian Legendary Tales, Langloh Parker, K.; and Drake-Brockman, H. (ed)
18 Langloh Parker, K.; and Drake-Brockman, H. (ed) Australian Legendary Tales
Adelaide, SA, Australia Brolga Books Pty Ltd 1969 Reprint Paperback Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Trueman, Cecily 
Paperback, reprint, 78gms, 127 pages. They are charming, these legends, child-like in their simplicity yet adult in wisdom; and there's a quality of poetry about them that will endear them not only to children but to all who are young at heart. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front page shows a few pen markings. Cover shows sticky tape markings on the inside and some light creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
19 Lawrence, David Kakadu: The Making of a National Park
Carlton South, VIC, Australia Melbourne University Press 2000 0522848680 / 9780522848687 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 910gms, 384 pages, blue endpapers. This book offers a fascinating and comprehensive account of the social and political history of the establishment and development of Kakadu National Park, and of the joint management arrangements between the Australian Nature Conservation and the traditional Aboriginal owners of the Park. Book is in good condition with some very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket shows some light chipping and bumping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Generations of Resistance: Mabo and Justice, Lippmann, Lorna
20 Lippmann, Lorna Generations of Resistance: Mabo and Justice
Melbourne, Australia Longman Australia P/L 1996 058280468X / 9780582804685 Third Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint of third edition, 364gms, 200 pages. This is a text used for upper secondary and tertiary students. Topics dealt with include the history of black/white relations, land rights, health and education, the renaissancec of Aboriginality, deaths in custody, and the Mabo case. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear. Spine shows light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
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