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Author: Peter Grose, author and publisher
Publisher: Allen & Unwin, 2009, 1st edition, Softcover,16 chapters, epilogue, appends, photos, index.
Condition:Crisp large-format softcover in VERY GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions
Description: The bombing of Darwin on 19 February 1942 is the battle Australia tries to forget. Although there was much to be proud of that day, but the dark side of the story lingers: looting, desertion and a calamitous failure of leadership.
Author: Patricia Skehan, Australian historian and publisher
Publisher: P. Skehan Publishing, Concord, NSW, 2000. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Limited First Edition. Folio. 244pp, index, bibliography, photographs.
Condition:Crisp and clean in VERY GOOD CONDITION with an inscription SIGNED by the author to the titlepage
Description: The History of Thomas Walker and Dame Eadith Walker by a local historian. Local history of the CONCORD, NSW district 1822-1937, in main Isaac Nichols' land.
Author: M H Ellis, author of "Lachlan Macquarie" and "Francis Greenway". Historian and author of Australian history.
Publisher: Angus & Robertson, 1955, FIRST EDITION, Hc with Dj, 6 sections, 35 chapters, bibliog., notes, Index, coloured and b/w plates.
Condition:Crisp burgundy cloth-bound hardcover with boxed title to spine and gilt motif to front cover, maps to endpapers, STRAIGHT & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with some ephemera to prelim pages, mild age-toning to pp. edges. Covered with plastic, non-adhesive slip.
Description: The Australian classic, the first full-length biography published 150 years after Macarthur returned from England with the first authenticated pure Merino sheep.With news cutting ephemera. In hardcover, the first edition, with dustjacket
Author: William Stuart Long aka Vivian Stewart
Publisher: Doubleday, Sydney, 1989,First Edition, hardcover 8vo with dj, maps, family trees, 40 chapters, 449 pp.
Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine, slight bumps to corners, no inscriptions, TIGHT & CLEAN,in GOOD CONDITION in an unclipped GOOD minus Dustjacket with some slight corner & edgewear.
Description: The 11th in the series of twelve books in The Australians. Set in the years of the Boer War leading up to Federation on 1 January 1901.
Author: compiled by ENA SOMERVILLE for the Australian Board of Missions.
Publisher: Australian Board of Missions, Sydney 1945, combined 3-in-one edition of separate volumes,3 x index, maps, photos & line drawings, 186pp., origin legends and tales.
Condition:Crisp hardcover 8vo with title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION with a protective transparent professional plastic cover. No inscriptions.
Description: A missionary publication issued directly after the War of 1939-45, when the esteem of Australia to the "Fuzzy-Wuzzies" (sic) was at an all-time high. With NG legends, Tales, illustrations, photos and social comments.
Author: Robert G Barrett this copy is DEDICATED by the author. This is A FIRST EDITION SIGNED COPY.
Publisher: HarperCollins P/L, Sydney 2003, First Edition, 1st printing, 280pp., softcover.SIGNED on titlepage.
Condition:Crisp card cover, slight age-toning/yellowing to pages, inscribed/SIGNED "To Barry & Yvonne, all the best Bob Barrett", in GOOD CONDITION with an uncreased spine.
Description: R G Barrett's latest (in 2003) Les Norton adventure. Set in Sydney, Melbourne, Lorne and Apollo Bay. A tale loosely based on the life and legacy of Rosaleen Norton, the infamous Witch of Kings Cross, Sydney.
Author: Editor Norris D McWhirter ISBN 0851122515
Publisher: Guinness Superlatives, Middlesex, UK, 1983, Hardcover Quarto, 382pp., includes Australian Supplement, 12 Sections + STOP PRESS, illustrated eprs, Index.
Condition:Illustrated bound hardcover with title to spine & frcvr, in GOOD CONDITION with a plastic transparent cover specially printed "GET THE FACTS Toyota Oh what a feeling" no inscriptions, very tightly protected by the plastic case.
Description: From (1) The Human Being....to (12)
Sports, Games and Pastimes. IN GOOD CONDITION.
Author: Brad Anderson
Publisher: Budget Books, 1987, First Printing.
Condition:In Very Good Condition, The cover is attached at both staples and is not loose in anyway. No news stand pricing stickers, date stamps or crayon marks on the cover. No coupons have been cut from the comic. Overall this is a VERY GOOD complete copy.
Description: This is Marmaduke #1 "Lets Loose" by Budget Books from 1987. This is a first printing. Landscape format comic book with over 80 pages in black and white print with a soft cardboard cover.
Author: Parker & Hunt
Publisher: Budget Books, Melbourne, softcover oblong 8vo
Condition:In Very Good Condition The cover is attached at both staples and is not loose in anyway. No news stand pricing stickers, date stamps or crayon marks on the cover. No coupons have been cut from the comic. Overall this is a VERY GOOD complete copy.
Description: 422080-2 No. 2 in the Budget Book series.
Author: Parker & Hart
Publisher: Budget Books Melbourne, 1987
Condition:In Very Good Condition
Description: 375080-1 No. 1 in the Budget Books Series.