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Image for The Barcoo Salute

The Barcoo Salute

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID1273


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 180pages. View more info

Image for Into The Unknown The tormented life and expeditions of Ludwig Leichhardt

Into The Unknown The tormented life and expeditions of Ludwig Leichhardt

By: Bailey, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID272573


Near Fine condition. Like new. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs, Drawings & Maps. 396 pages Ludwig Leichhardt is Australia's most intriguing explorer. Born and educated in Prussia in the early 19th century, Leichhardt was a polymath, a man fascinated by the natural world and possessed by a longing for adventure and exploration. Australia was then almost completely unexplored apart from the colonies clustered on irs coastline - the interior a vast and mysteriou... View more info

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An Illustrated Treasury of Australian Epic Journeys

By: Barker, Anthony (Selected by)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Macmillan: 1990

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID260563


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 288 pages Includes James Cook, William Bligh, Gregory Blaxland, Charles Sturt, Edward John Eyre, Mary Durack, Douglas Mawson, Daisy Bates and more. View more info

Image for Australian Caves, Cliffs, and Waterfalls

Australian Caves, Cliffs, and Waterfalls

By: Barrett, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283315


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket [now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve]. DJ is chipped at spine ends and corners with sticky tape repairs to the interior. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 127 pages Covers the Jenolan Caves and Yarrangobilly; Buchan Caves and underground South Australia; Caves of the West; Wonders of the Nullabor; Nature as Sculpt... View more info

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Australia: My Country

By: Barrett, Charles

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID5876


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 136pages. View more info

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Still in the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID257663


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Maps to endpapers. 175 pages Beadell's exploits set in central South Australia in the Woomera to Coober Pedy area. View more info

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Outback Highways

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID247163


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small chip to top edge of DJ spine. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 237 pages A book about the The Gunbarrel Road Construction Party and their humorous adventures in the deserts of central Australia. View more info

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End Of An Era

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289295


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 206 pages The hard-working adventure of constructing the Gunbarrel Road across the deserts of Central Australia. View more info

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Next Door to Paradise: Australia's Countless Islands

By: BEATTY, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cassell Australia: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID525


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 212 pages View more info

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The Awakening Giant

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221667


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 180 pages A look at Australia north of Capricorn. View more info

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Here in Australia

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cassell & Co.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267006


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in a Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Wear to dustjacket edges and corners with some loss to top of DJ spine. Scattered and faint foxing to edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 200 pages. Discloses colourful material about famous, infamous, and preposterous personalities in Australian folklore; discusses tribal customs, methods of hunting and way of living of Indigenous Australian... View more info

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Headlands Prose Sketches

By: Beaver, Bruce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID230549


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - DJ is complete but sunned on the spine and surrounding area - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 73 pages This book received a Patrick White Literary Award Commendation. View more info

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Modern Australian Dreamtimes

By: Bechmann, Jorgen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Art Nouveau Publishing Co.: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID238711


Square Folio size. Very Good condition in laminated boards - no Dustjacket. Spine and edges a touch faded. Wonderful colour reproductions by the author. 96 pages View more info

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In the Steps of Burke & Wills

By: Bergin, Tom

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australian Broadcasting Commission: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID219776


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations and photos. 139 pages An account of Tom Bergin's 1977 journey, retracing the ill-fated expedition of Burke & Wills. Bergin's objective was to prove that had Burke & Wills travelled in the Winter months instead of Summer they would have survived. View more info

Image for Train to Julia Creek A Journey to the Heart of Australia

Train to Julia Creek A Journey to the Heart of Australia

By: Berry, Scyld

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID270834


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 208 pages Julia Creek is a small town in the Australian outback. For the author it represents the end of a journey in search of the spirit of Australia. In practical terms, it forms the final stop in a six-month voyage round this vast continent by train. View more info

Image for The Sunburnt Country: Profile of Australia

The Sunburnt Country: Profile of Australia

By: Bevan, Ian (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID5627


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. . Illustrated with b/w plates. DJ is slightly edge worn 256pages View more info

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Walking the Simpson Desert

By: Bonython, C.Warren

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281023


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a touch faded. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as black and white drawings and maps. 160 pages The author's account of walking the length of the Simpson Desert. View more info

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Nurses of the Outback

By: Brayley, Annabelle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Michael Joseph: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301987


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 262 pages View more info

Image for Australia's National Parks Images and Impressions

Australia's National Parks Images and Impressions

By: Burt, Jocelyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Houghton Mifflin Australia: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298430


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs by the author, one of Australia's most prominent landscape photographers. Maps to endpapers. 128 pages View more info

Image for Stout Hearts and Leathery Hands

Stout Hearts and Leathery Hands

By: Carter, Jeff

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12310


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 181 pages. A robust picture of an Australia which few people know. The author writes about the people he met when he turned his back on the cities - for example the maker of flintlock muskets, the bird-imitator, the builder of dry stone walls etc. View more info