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Guide to Parks of Sydney

By: Knox, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, University of New South Wales Press Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS54

ISBN: 0868400955

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 160 pages. Guide to Parks of Sydney is a comprehensive listing of a selection of the best public parks in and around Sydney. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Story of Victoria Barracks, The: From Sydney Cove to Paddington Hill

By: Kreckler, John F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paddington, Australia, Army Museum Society: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS406

ISBN: 0646135570

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 192gms, 102 pgs, signed by author on title page. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Land They Found, The: Australian History for Secondary Schools

By: Laidlaw, Ronald

Price: $14.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, The Macmillan Company of Australia Pty Ltd: 1984

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS640

ISBN: 0333252136

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 590gms, 289 pages, brown endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australia (Romance of Empire)

By: Lang, Dr. W.H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, T C & E C Jack Ltd:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001296

Condition: Fair


Hardcover with blue cloth boards, no dustjacket, edition not stated (assumed first edition, circa 1910), 596gms, 300 pages. This book is part of the 'Romance of Empire' series and documents some of Australia's earliest history. Contents includes: The Natives; Geology; Early Dutch Explorers; Abel Tasman; Dampier; and many more explorers. Book includes over 10 illustrations and 2 maps. Book is in fair condition with heavy general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is missing. There is a small pen inscription on the inside front page. Book ... View more info

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Australian Legendary Tales

By: Langloh Parker, K.; and Drake-Brockman, H. (ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Brolga Books Pty Ltd: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ABO16

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Crocodile Juliette

By: Lawrence, Jack

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Landsborough, QLD, Australia, Jack Lawrence: 1999

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRAAUS100

ISBN: 0957791305

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 418gms, 294 pages. This is the true story of the adventures of Juliette, ornithologist extraordinaire, who accompanied me on an expedition to Cape York for 6 weeks and then into the Great Outback for a further four. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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It Doesn't End There: Great Australian Stories with a Twist

By: Laws, John; Stewart, Christopher

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST54

ISBN: 1405037539

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated illustrated cover, first edition, 480gms, 405 pages. This book is a collection of John Law's favourite stories, following on from the bestselling success of There's Always More to the Story. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, moderate discolouration to page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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There's Always More the the Story: John Law's Favourite Australian Stories

By: Laws, John; Stewart, Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Limited: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST55

ISBN: 1405036281

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated illustrated cover, First Edition, 425gms, 401 pages, coloured red endpapers. There's Always More to the Story is a collection of extraordinary real-life anecdotes selected by John Laws and Christopher Stewart. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, moderate page discoloration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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It Doesn't End There: Great Australian Stories with a Twist

By: Laws, John; Stewart, Christopher

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST170

ISBN: 1405037539

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated illustrated cover, reprint, 480gms, 405 pages. This book is a collection of John Law's favourite stories, following on from the bestselling success of There's Always More to the Story. Book is in very 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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Henry Lawson: An Illustrated Treasury

By: Lawson, Henry; and Smith, Glenys (selected by)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Lansdowne Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POE125

ISBN: 0701819359

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 756gms, 112 pages, brown endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and scuffing, otherwise no other preloved markings. View more info

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Worth the Wait: An Autobiography

By: Lehmann, Darren

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Prahran, VIC, Australia, Hardie Grant Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS269

ISBN: 1740663306

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 304g, 267pgs. Honest, poignant, funny, compelling, well-told, a tale of runs and run-ins, of friends and foes. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australians of the Year: Celebrating 50 Years of Remarkable Achievement (1960-2010)

By: Lewis, Wendy

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Millers Point, Australia, Pier 9: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS485

ISBN: 1741968097

Condition: Fine


Large softcover, first edition, 1090gms, 320 pages. This book introduces you to an extraordinary group of Australians who have in one way or another left their footprint on Australian history, whose contribution has been so great that they've been award the annual Australian of the Year gong. Book is in fine, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Images of Australia: The Red Centre

By: Lik, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cairns, QLD, Peter Lik Publishing:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST116

ISBN: 0947163220

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 284g, photographs on endpapers. A stunning collection of images of Australia's Red Centre by photographer, Peter Lik. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wrecks on the New South Wales Coast

By: Loney, Jack

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Yarram, VIC, Australia, Oceans Enterprises: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA41

ISBN: 0646110810

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 292gms, 166pgs. This book, the result ofg many years of intensive research, records more than 1500 wrecks from the early eighteenth century to recent years and is illustrated by a remarkable collection of photographs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. The cover shows some curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wreckers, Smugglers and Pirates in South Eastern Australian Waters

By: Loney, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portarlington, VIC, Australia, Marine History: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA48

ISBN: 0909191395

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 224gms, 106pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australian Icons: Things That Make Us What We Are

By: Luck, Peter

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Australia, William Heinemann Australia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST14

ISBN: 085561451X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,100gms, 200 pages, black coloured endpapers. No-one but an Australian could understand the mystical significance of a tiny earthenware jar that held something called Vegemite in the 1920s, or the fairly ordinary looking lump of willow, split at the bottom, but which bears the magical signature of Don Bradman, and which one hit enough cricket balls around an oval to make up 452 runs no out in one amazing innings in 1930. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condit... View more info

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Time to Remember, A

By: Luck, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Richmond, (Vic) Australia, William Heinemannn Australia: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST153

ISBN: 0855611634

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1,600gms, 345 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. A Time To Remember is the story Australia since the first words were written about it an astonishing kaleidoscope of people, places and events which helped create the nation we know today. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild 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 Treasury of Australian Folklore, The: Two Centuries of Tales, Epics, Ballads, Myths and Legends

By: MacDougall, A. K.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Noble Park, Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST126

ISBN: 186503682X

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 746gms, 414 pages. Here in one magnificent volume is the essence of Australia's rich and unique folklore. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and some light fading to the spine. Title page has pen inscription from the previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markingss. View more info

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Sunburnt Country, A

By: Mackellar, Dorothea

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Rigby Publishers Ltd: 1979

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: AUST100

ISBN: 0727009583

Condition: Fair


Hard cover, second edition, 518g, 62pgs, coloured endpapers. A collection of Dorothea Mackellar's poems, beautifully illustrated with paintings by Bill Beavan. Book is in fair condition with mild spotting and pen inscription on title page and mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Splendour of Tasmania, The

By: Maclean, Roddy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Australia, The Tasmanian Book Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST164

ISBN: 1875240004

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1050gms, 128 pages, green endpapers. Over 120 full colour photographs, accompanied by text and captions, illustrate the special beauty of Tasmania's attractions. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book is large and weighs over 1kg so may require additional postage. View more info