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Image for Gibbs, Shallard and Co.'s Illustrated Guide to Sydney and Its Suburbs and to Favourite Places of Resort

Gibbs, Shallard and Co.'s Illustrated Guide to Sydney and Its Suburbs and to Favourite Places of Resort

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1981[1882]

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID257763


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine slightly sunned & now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 136 pages View more info

Image for The First Fifty Years.  A History of Nursing at The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney 1882 to 1932

The First Fifty Years. A History of Nursing at The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney 1882 to 1932

By: Armstong, Dorothy Mary

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289513


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket.Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 181 pages With contrubutions from other graduate nurses of the Hospital. View more info

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The Sydney Book

By: Barnard, Marjorie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293495


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 22x19cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Corners lightly rubbed. Illustrated papered boards with cloth spine. Colour and black & white illustrations by Sydney Ure Smith. Previous owners name & address to front pastedown. Gift inscription [with multiple signatures] to title page. 48 pages View more info

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The Life and Death of John Price: A Study of the Exercise of Naked Power

By: Barry, John Vincent

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has some rubbing and is a bit grubby - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 204 pages. The cruelty of the notorious John Price, Civil Commandant of the Norfolk Island penal colony and subsequently Inspector-General of Penal Establishments in Victoria, has been recorded in contemporary accounts and in legend. An assessment of the contem... View more info

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Shoalhaven. History of the Shire of Shoalhaven New South Wales

By: Bayley, William A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nowra, Shoalhaven Shire Council: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID216389


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Gift inscription to half title page. 271 pages History of the Shire of Shoalhaven. View more info

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Balmoral Every Man and His Dog

By: Billington, Robert and Sarah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collaroy Beach, NSW, Pt 78 Pty Limited: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287476


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with photographs by Robert Billington. Includes two detachable postcards at rear. 56 pages View more info

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The Sydney Scene 1788-1960

By: Birch, Alan & Macmillan, David S. [Arranged & Introduced by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296546


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Plates. 387 pages View more info

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A Pictorial History of the Blue Mountains

By: Booker, Jo [Illustrations]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Katoomba, Blue Mountains City Council: 1978

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: ID1963


Oblong octavo size. Very Good condition, age-toning to edges. 31 great black and white sketches by Jo Booker, arranged in chronological order. Unpaginated View more info

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Pioneering in the Bellinger Valley

By: Braithwaite, Norman and Beard, Harold (Edited by)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Bellingen, NSW, Bellinger Valley Historical Society: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297472


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 140 pages View more info

Image for Elizabeth Farm Parramatta: A History and A Guide

Elizabeth Farm Parramatta: A History and A Guide

By: Broadbent, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Historic Houses Trust: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID228528


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as Colour and black and white drawings. MacArthur Geneology chart inside rear cover. 80 pages View more info

Image for North Sydney 1788-1962

North Sydney 1788-1962

By: Brodsky, Isadore

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Municipal Council of North Sydney: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274263


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Original Glassine Dustjacket. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. 96 pages View more info

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The Streets of Sydney

By: Brodsky, Isadore

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Neutral Bay, Old Sydney Free Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297380


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 and White Photographs. 224 pages This book sets out to inquire, to gather and garner, so that all can share in the harvest of fascinating material, and above all to appreciate what Sydney alone has to offer of the Australian Scene. View more info

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Reflections on the Colony of New South Wales

By: Caley, George; Edited by J.E.B. Currey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274963


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages - have been partially erased. 23 9pages. George Caley, explorer and Natural History collector for Sir Joseph Banks, lived for 10 years at Parramatta [1800-1810] and during this time he sent detailed and lengthy letters to Banks, ranging from descriptions of new specimens and his explorations to reports of colonial l... View more info

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Mildura and Wentworth Sketchbook

By: Carroll, Brian (Text); Meikle, Annette (Drawings)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297737


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black & white illustrations by Annette Meikle. 63 pages. Rigby's Sketchbook Series View more info

Image for Hell and Paradise. The Norfolk Bounty Pitcairn Saga

Hell and Paradise. The Norfolk Bounty Pitcairn Saga

By: Clarke, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID215871


Small Quarto Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 189 pages View more info

Image for Snowy.  The Making of Modern Australia

Snowy. The Making of Modern Australia

By: Collis, Brad

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281970


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 Colour and Black & White Photographs. 304 pages View more info

Image for Sydney Revels (The Eighteen-Fifties) of Bacchus, Cupid, and Momus Being choice and humourous selections from scenes at the Sydney Poolice Office, and other public places, during the last three years

Sydney Revels (The Eighteen-Fifties) of Bacchus, Cupid, and Momus Being choice and humourous selections from scenes at the Sydney Poolice Office, and other public places, during the last three years

By: Corbyn, Charles Adam (Presented by Cyril Pearl)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID259586


Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Colour illustrations. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some 'rippling' to face. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 103 pages Originally published in 1854, Cyril Pearl introduces this new edition with the contemporary illustrations supplemented with Frank Broadhurst's period drawings. View more info

Image for Two Years in New South Wales; a series of letters, comprising sketches of the actual state of society in that colony; of its peculiar advantages to emigrants; of its topography, natural history, &c. &c.  [2 volumes]

Two Years in New South Wales; a series of letters, comprising sketches of the actual state of society in that colony; of its peculiar advantages to emigrants; of its topography, natural history, &c. &c. [2 volumes]

By: Cunningham, Peter

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID230778


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. Two (2) volume set. Brown boards with gilt to spine. Australiana Facsimile Editions No 31. 352, 346 pages Peter Miller Cunningham was a naval surgeon, author, agriculturalist and scientist. He was surgeon on five convict transports to New South Wales 1819-28 and published a series of letters outlining the state of society in New South Wales. View more info

Image for The History of Broken Hill Its Rise and Progress (Complete with signed letter from author)

The History of Broken Hill Its Rise and Progress (Complete with signed letter from author)

By: Curtis, Leonard Samuel (Compiled and Edited by)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Frearson's Printing House, South Australia: 1908

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID295912


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Fair -Good condition. Brown cloth boards are faded at upper edge with a smallish stains to fore edges. The spine is faded and marked. The interior is solid with some cracking to paper at front hinge (small amount). Endpapers tanned. Mild rippling to pages indicating poor storage at some point. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Also included is a handwritten letter from the author to an unnamed person, requesting that th... View more info

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A Day Before Yesterday

By: Davis, Abe as related to Kevin Dowling and Janet McClue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Published by Author: 1978

Seller ID: ID254986


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. vii, 138 pages Good Old Sydney town, intimate records of a changing city from the turn of the century - nostalgic recollections spanning 75 years. View more info