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Image for Masterpieces From the Hermitage Leningrad: Western European Art of the 15th -20th Centuries

Masterpieces From the Hermitage Leningrad: Western European Art of the 15th -20th Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, International Cultural Corporation of Australia Limited:

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: ART59

ISBN: 0642131910

Condition: Good


Paperback, Second Impression, 450gms, 118 pages, red coloured endpapers. In the period of 1978 to 1980 the Hermitage, together with the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts (Moscow), the Tretyakov Gallery (Moscow) and the Russian Museum (Leningrad) sent two exhibitions of paintings and drawing to Melbourne and Sydney, this is a catalogue of those exhibitions. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Aboriginal and Melanesian Art (Art Gallery of NSW)

By: Art Gallery of New South Wales

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ART94

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Historic New South Wales

By: Bell, Katherine; Wigney, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brookvale, Australia, Child & Henry Publishing Pty Ltd: 1985

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS144

ISBN: 0867772247

Condition: Good


Softcover, Second Edition, 450gms, 112 pages plus index. Long before man had gained sufficient knowledge to master the technology necessary to probe the mysteries of the world around, scholars such as Ptolemy of Alexandria had suspected that a larger landmass lay hidden somewhere in the southern hemisphere. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, a stamp of a date is on the first endpaper, 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 lo... View more info

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Exploration of Australia, The: From First Sea Voyages to Satellite Discoveries

By: Cannon, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Reader's Digest Services Pty Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS38

ISBN: 0864380364

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1460gms, 304 pages, orange endpapers. Contents includes: who really discovered the great south land; survival and the search for prosperity; daring expeditions claim an entire continent; explorers of the golden Eastern crescent; the conquest of Queensland; the lure of the unknown west and centre; courageous invaders of the hostile deserts; the age of scientific expeditions; and new technology revolutionises exploration. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards ar... View more info

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Rascals, Ruffians and Rebels of Early Australia

By: Clune, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Ryde, NSW, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000271

ISBN: 0207156662

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint (originally published as Scallywags of Sydney Cove), 219 pages, weighs 760 gms. In this book Frank Clune brings the convicts of Australia to life and captures the rigours of life in the penal settlements during the early years of Australia. Book includes many colour and black and white illustrations. This is a very good tight copy with minor age-related general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Newcastle and The Hunter: The Revolution of a Region

By: Cogan, Brian (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Double Bay, Australia, Focus Books Pty Limited: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS120

ISBN: 1875359079

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with cream boards with writing in red and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,500gms, 216 pages, maroon coloured endpapers. Newcastle and the Hunter, The Revolution of a Region is the second in a series of sponsored books highlighting the work of the various companies and organisations that contribute to the commercial, professional, cultural and sporting lives of Australia's major cities. Book is in very good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, some very mild page discoloration and staining, message to previous owner on second page. Dust jacket is in good c... View more info

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Mamista

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Milson Point, NSW, Australia, Hutchinson Australia: 1991

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: ACTFIC272

ISBN: 0091826950

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 982gms, 360 pages, black endpapers. Len Deighton's novel takes us to the dusty, violent capital of Spanish Guiana in South America, and thence into the depths of the rain forest; the heart of darkness itself. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears. Dust jacket also shows some fading to the spine, otherwise no ot... View more info

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From Forest to Sea: Sensational Panoramic Views of the Scenic Central Coast

By: Duncan, Ken (photographer)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Wamberal, Australia, Ken Duncan Panographs Pty Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: ARTPHO3

ISBN: 0646148478

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 480gms, 84 pages, illustrated endpapers, signed by author on title page, landscape format. This book provides a spectacular pictorial documentation of a slice of paradise - the Central Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear.Dust jacket shows two very small tear to bottom and top of spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Port Kembla 1770-1992: A Brief Story of the Port from the Earliest Days and a History of the Work Amongst Seafarers in the Port- Through the Missions to Seamen 1942-1992

By: Dykes, Rev. Owen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Port Kembla, Australia, Port Kembla Mission Committee: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS122

ISBN: 0646100505

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 375gms, 160 pages. Part of the purpose of this book is to emphasise the importance of the Merchant Navy in the discovery, development and survival by the English colony in Australia and particularly in the survival and expansion of the English colony in New South Wales. Book is in good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, several creases on the front cover, signed by the author, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. 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... View more info

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I Sang for My Supper

By: Fulton, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS221

ISBN: 1863036681

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 672g, 288pgs, coloured endpapers. The autobiography of Australia's most prolific and well-loved food-writer, from her upbringing in rural New south Wales, through her turbulent private life, and expanding career, this is the story of a woman who has become one of Australia's National Living Treasures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings, dust jacket is in fair to good condition with mild shelf wear. View more info

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Wildflowers of South-Eastern Australia

By: Garnet, J. Ros.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Richmond, VIC, Australia, Greenhouse Publications Pty Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: NATPLA45

ISBN: 0864360924

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1060gms, 192 pages. This book features exquisite watercolour paintings of the unique wildflowers of south-east Australia and is accompanied by descriptions by J. Ros. Garnet that include information on the character of the species, on their distribution, and sometimes of their biology. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Boards are in good condition with some moderate rubbing to edges. There is a small st... View more info

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Wildflowers of South-Eastern Australia

By: Garnet, J. Ros.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Richmond, VIC, Australia, Greenhouse Publications Pty Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: NATPLA14

ISBN: 0864360924

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1060gms, 192 pages. This book features exquisite watercolour paintings of the unique wildflowers of south-east Australia and is accompanied by descriptions by J. Ros. Garnet that include information on the character of the species, on their distribution, and sometimes of their biology. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has 2-3 inch tear to front spine area, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.... View more info

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Terra Australis Cognito: A History of the Hunter Valley in Poems

By: Goldman, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Raymond Terrace, NSW, Coole Park Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POE26

ISBN: 0959037004

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 100g, 52pgs. A collection of poems, themed on the history of the Hunter Valley in New South Wales. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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API: The First Seventy Years: The History of the Australian Post-Tel Institute in New South Wales 1921-1991

By: Goudie, Gordan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Roseville East, Australia, Fine Arts Press Pty Limited: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS125

ISBN: 0646044583

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards, gold writing and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 675gms, 148 pages, and illustrated endpapers. The API is a unique organisation, existing only to create enjoyment and satisfaction among its membership. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is good condition with very mild shelf wear, some slightly curled edges, 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... View more info

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To Sydney with Love

By: Gritscher, Helmut; McGregor, Craig

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Thomas Nelson (Australia) Limited: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ARTPHO28

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1,250gms, 175 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is the Sydney you know and the Sydney you have never seen, for, unlike Helmut Gritscher, most Sydneysiders don't get up before dawn to catch a special rarely seen quality of light, or stand on their heads in the middle of the Sydney traffic, or make many chimney-scraping flights over the city. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Bo... View more info

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South Pole 2000

By: Hamilton, Caroline

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, HarperCollins Publishers Australia Pty Limited: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT8

ISBN: 0732268621

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 400gms, 259 pages. In 1997 a team of women walked o the North Pole, three years later these same women returned to the snowy wastes and arid landscapes, only this time to the least-visited continent on the planet: Antarctica. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, 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! View more info

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Port Jackson Today and Yesterday

By: Kerr, Colin; Kerr, Margaret

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Rigby Publishers Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS130

ISBN: 0727012517

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 300gms, 63 pages, and illustrated pictorial map endpapers. Through the heads of Port Jackson, one of the world's most beautiful harbours, has passed a pageant of Australia's History- from the sailing ships of old to the racing yachts of today. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with no to very little shelf wear, 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 ... View more info

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Madiba: The Reader's Digest Tribute to Nelson Mandela

By: Mandela, Nelson; Carlin, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ultimo, NSW, Australia, Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAFR5

ISBN: 1922083445

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with brown laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 820gms, 335 pages, decorated endpapers. This book features two books - Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela; and Playing the Enemy by John Carlin. Both books are presented in condensed versions. Book is in near new condition. View more info

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Antique Australia

By: Mason, Julie (ed)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Marrickville, Australia, Western Colour Print: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ANT22

ISBN: 0908/240252

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 225gms, 64 pages. This book presents in photos a history of New South Wales, of the fashions, mode of transport, education and of the laws. Book is in good condition with no general wear and tear, no pre-loved markings. View more info

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United: A History of the Federated Municipal and Shire Council Employees Union of Australia, New South Wales Division

By: McMahon, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, The United Services Union: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001903

ISBN: 0958011745

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 598gms, 180 pages. This book tells the story of unionism in local government and the electricity industry recording the achievements and the battles of the past 100 years up until 2003. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen inscription on the first title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info