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Book of the Lindsays in Australia, The

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Halbert's Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS202

Condition: Good


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... View more info

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Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume I

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST64

ISBN: 095770237X

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume II

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST63

ISBN: 095770237X

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Warships in Australian Waters: Ships of the Past

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: WARSEA15

Condition: Fair


Softcover, 296g, 64pgs. Illustrated collection of warships throughout Australia's history, including HMAS Australia, HMAS Sydney, HMAS Melbourne, HMAS Adelaide, HMAS Brisbane and HMS New Zealand. Book is in fair 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... View more info

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Historic Building of Norfolk Island, The: Their Restorations, Preservation and Maintenance

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australian Council of National Trusts:

Seller ID: HISAUS340

Condition: Good


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... View more info

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Australian Heroes and Adventurers

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Walter Scott: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS353

Condition: Fair


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 par... View more info

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Spotlight on Australia

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australian Publicity Council:

Seller ID: AUST98

Condition: Good


Hard cover, 1330g, maps on endpapers. An illustrated guide to all Australia has to offer. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Oxford Companion to Australian Cricket, The

By: N/A

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI25

ISBN: 0195535758

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1565gms, 640pgs. Ideal for cricket lovers, this is an indispensable reference book as detailed, intimate and absorbing as the sport it celebrates. The book includes biographies, statistics, controversies and anecdotes contributed by the likes of Richie Benaud, Ian Chappell and Geoff Lawson. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only ... View more info

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Complete History of Australia (in three parts)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dee Why West, Australia, Paul Hamlyn P/L: 1978

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: HISAUS413

ISBN: 0727102516

Condition: Good


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... View more info

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Angus & Robertson Concise Australian Encyclopedia

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: North Ryde, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1986

Edition: Revised and Updated Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS415

ISBN: 0207153051

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for Hawkesbury on Show, The: A Brief History of the Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Published on the Occasion of Its 100th Show

Hawkesbury on Show, The: A Brief History of the Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association Published on the Occasion of Its 100th Show

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hawkesbury, Australia, Hawkesbury District Agricultural Association: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS421

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Raymond Terrace and District Historical Society Bulletin (Vol 6, No 3, June 1983)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Raymond Terrace and District Historical Society: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS456

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 82gms, page 108 to 139 (page numbers run across volumes). Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Raymond Terrace and District Historical Society Bulletin (Vol 6, No 1, January 1983)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Raymond Terrace and District Historical Society: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS457

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 142gms, page 1 to 56 (page numbers run across volumes). Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Pioneer, The: Journal of the Stroud and District Historical Society (Vol 1, No 9-14, Feb 1973-Jul 1974)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Stroud, NSW, Australia, Stroud and District Historical Society: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS461

Condition: Fair


Stapled typed booklet reinforced with tape, first edition, 50gms, unpaginated. This is volume 1, numbers 9-14 of the Journal of the Stroud and District Historical Society and covers the time from February 1973 to July 1974. Booklet is in fair condition with age-related minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Pioneer, The: Journal of the Stroud and District Historical Society (Vol 1, No 1-8, Jun 1971-Dec 1972)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Stroud, NSW, Australia, Stroud and District Historical Society: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS462

Condition: Fair


Stapled typed booklet reinforced with tape, first edition, 54gms, unpaginated. This is volume 1, numbers 1-8 of the Journal of the Stroud and District Historical Society and covers the time from June 1971 to Demcember 1972. Booklet is in fair condition with age-related minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of Port Macquarie, The

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Hastings District Historical Society: 1983

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS475

ISBN: 0959988629

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Australians From Everywhere: Rogues, Misfits and Adventurers Who Formed a New Society

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kensington, Australia, Bay Books:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS507

ISBN: 0858359154

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Great Sporting Moments: The Best Images of the 20th Century

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Custom Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPO17

ISBN: 1876719664

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS10

ISBN: 0864350066

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS11

ISBN: 0864350082

Condition: Good


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. View more info