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Book Id: 02anf01646

Price: $29.20

Title: THROUGH THE GATES Life in Sydney's Centennial Park by Simon Rintel with photography by D Galea and V Peril 2004 Hc 1st

Author: by Simon Rintel with photography by D Galea and V Peril

Publisher: Two Inspire, Double Bay, NSW, 2004 FIRST EDITION Hardcover oblong 8vo, photographic cover & endpapers, 10 chapters, colour plates, map, 170pp.

Condition:Crisp hardcover STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions

Description: HISTORY*BEAUTY*PEOPLE-walkers, riders, runners, cyclists, wheelchairs, sports, families, lovers,artists, dog owners. WILDLIFE*FOOD*EVENTS*THE TRUST* map

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Book Id: 02anf01645

Price: $22.40

Title: ACROSS the HARBOUR by John Gunter 1978 Hc 1st Edition. The Story of Sydney's Ferries. ILLUSTRATIONS in COLOUR with Maps.

Author: John Gunter SYDNEY HARBOUR HISTORY, NSW Australian Ships, Ferries of Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River

Publisher: Rigby, Adelaide, 1978, FIRST EDITION, Hardcover oblong quarto with dj, with fine b/w and colour illustrations, 80pp.

Condition:Crisp green hardcover with title to spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT & ROBUST in VERY GOOD CONDITION, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET.

Description: A tribute to the 'Golden Age" of Sydney's Ferries, this book carefully details the history of the ships of Sydney Harbour, the classic steamers and the future of the Ferry.

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Book Id: 14ca01644

Price: $49.50

Title: New South Wales Parliamentary Debates (Second Series) Sessions 1920 10 & 11 George X Vol LXXIX 27 April to 22 Sept 1920

Author: Legislative Council and Legislative Assembly of New South Wales, Sydney, printed by William Applegate Gullick, Govt. Printer.

Publisher: Government of NSW, 1921, 976 pages in a large hardcover 8vo without a dj.

Condition:Well-bound cloth-bound hardcover with age marks to ROBUST cover, no inscriptions, minor spine repair, in GOOD CONDITION.

Description: The Government of the State of New South Wales Parliamentary Debates (Second Series) Sessions 1920 10 & 11 George X Vol LXXIX 27 April to 22 Sept 1920 during the time of the STOREY MINISTRY (The Hon. John Storey MLA).

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Book Id: 21mcm01643

Price: $19.40

Title: Ooku The INNER CHAMBERS by Fumi Yoshinaga Vol 1 pub. VIZ Media, San Francisco, Dec. 2011 Third Printing ENGLISH VERSION

Author: Story & Art by Fumi Yoshinaga, printed and bound traditionally,beginning at the last page and proceeding thus right to left.Original Japan comic

Publisher: Printed in the USA, published by VIZ Media, San Francisco, Cal, USA with translation rights from Hakusensha Inc., Japan.

Condition:Crisp paperback in Very Good Condition with no creases to spine, in the original brown wrapper "Book & Magazine MEISHODO" Printed from right to left as is traditional in comics of Japan.

Description: When a strange new disease that preys on men breaks out in Edo period Japan, women take on all the roles traditionally granted to men, including that of the Shogun, and the few men- precious providers of life - are carefully protected.

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Book Id: 14ca01642

Price: $28.60

Title: FRANK HURLEY : AUSTRALIA a Camera Study Angus & Robertson 1959 revised third edition PHOTOS in colour and B/W

Author: Frank Hurley, celebrated Australian Pioneer photographer.

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, 1959 revised third edition of the original 1955, large quarto 224pp, maps to endpapers, colour and b/w photographs and text throughout, in states.

Condition:Crisp blue cloth-bound hardcover with title in gilt to spine & frcov., no inscriptions, STRAIGHT TIGHT & CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION without a dj.

Description: Introduction by T A G Hungerford, a delight of photographs of the entire country, taken by the master photographer HURLEY.

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Book Id: 04mha01641

Price: $40.00

Title: Mermaids Do Exist VICE ADMIRAL Sir Henry Burrell Royal Australian Navy 1986 Hc 1st Edition

Author: The Autobiography of Vice-Admiral Sir Henry Burrell, Royal Australian Navy (Retired)

Publisher: Macmillan & Co., Sydney, cover with dustjacket, 12 chapters, illustrated with black & white photos, 318pp, 24 plates including a map, endpaper maps, appendices,inde

Condition:Blue cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight rubbing, minor edgewear to jacket.

Description: The autobiography of Vice-Admiral Sir Henry Burrell, Royal Australian Navy (Retired). A Naval career from 1918 to 1962, when the RAN went from reliance on the Royal Navy to a more independent stance.

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Book Id: 11nfb01640

Price: $24.40

Title: OUTBACK AIRMAN by Henry Purvis AFC & Joan Priest Hc Dj 1979 FIRST EDITION Pioneer Aviation in Australia VG

Author: Henry Purvis AFC & Joan Priest

Publisher: pub., Rigby, Adelaide, 1979 FIRST EDITION hardcover with dustjacket, 23 chapters, illustrated with black & white photos index, 228pp

Condition:cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with, in a GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight rubbing, minor edgewear to jacket.

Description: The classic Australian adventure story, Purvis flew with Kingsford-Smith, Barnstorming Flying Circuses & Joy rides RAAF Wing Commander Lasseter's Lost Reef Pacific Ocean flights.

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Book Id: 21mcm01638

Price: $16.80

Title: POPEYE the SAILOR Comic Yaffa Publishing Australia 1980 introducing "Hardtack" the nephew of Brutus

Author: Bud Sagendorf for Yaffa Publishing

Publisher: Yaffa, Sydney, 1980

Condition:in Good Condition with mild age-toning to paper, robust with an intact cover with some mild marking, robust staples without rust.

Description: Sweetpea, Popeye, Olive Oyl, Brutus, introducing "Hardtack", the Sea Hag, Hi & Lois,

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Book Id: 06nfh01637

Price: $Sold

Title: NZ History MEN OF THE MILFORD TRACK by H J Anderson 1975 Hc 1st Edition SIGNED by the author with maps photos 1930s

Author: Harold J Anderson New Zealand author and public servant. Depression Era 1930s Public Works South Island NZ SIGNED by the author.

Publisher: A H & A W Reed, Wellington, 1975 1st Edition, hardcover 8vo, 26 chapters, bibliog., appendix, index, b/w photos & maps. SIGNED by the Author

Condition:Crisp green cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title to spine, in Very Good Condition in a Good Dustjacket, unclipped with some edgewear. Signature of Author to titlepage.

Description: The men who built the Milford Road and Homer Tunnel on the South Island of NZ in the 1930s. Winter weather, ferocious terrain, poor rates of pay. Written by a man who was PWD paymaster at Invercargill.

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Book Id: 14ca01636

Price: $29.80

Title: With the Sun on My Back by John K. Ewers 1959 revised edition, Northern Territory Aborigines, Explorers, Bill Harney.

Author: J K Ewers winner of the Commonwealth Jubilee Literary Competition.

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, 1959, 3rd Edition, revised edition, 244pp, b/w photos.

Condition:Ochre cloth-bound boards with bright gilt title to spine, STRAIGHT & CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with loose section chapter 24 p181 to p196.

Description: An early encounter with the North - the Territory and North-West Australia. A description of travels from 1947-1950 for the Australian Geographical Society and for Walkabout Magazine. Marble Bar to Daly Waters and even across to Cairns.

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