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A Taste of Ginger - Hornsby
Somerville, Hedley
ISBN: 0958003203
Self Published by Author reprint 2008  2008 
  4to. Hardcover in d/w. The story of a Hornsby Institution - the Old Produce Store, of the Somervilles, Ginger Meggs and the many people and places that have made up the rich fabric of Hornsby's history. A lighthearted local history, relating to the Somerville Family, The Old Produce Store, Jim Bancks and Ginger Meggs and some of the interesting people, places and events of the Hornsby Shire 1850-2002 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61685  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Traveller's Tale: From Manly to the Hawkesbury. With facsimile text (from), Beautiful Manly its Approaches, Surroundings, Charms and History, with visitor's Guide. .
Myers, F
ISBN: 0908240457
1984  1984 
  Oblong Folio. Book number 384/1100. Inscription on fep. Very good. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61673  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Against the odds; the story of Red Cliffs Settlement (Mildura)
Chandler, Mary J.
ISBN: 0959545905
Mary Chandler 1979  1979 
  4to. Stapled wraps softcover 140pp very good, owner's inscriptions on fep., some foxing.. Signed by author on title page. Red Cliffs was developed for Irrigation as a soldier settlement after World War I, Supplying 700 farms from the River Murray by pumping into a series of concrete lined channels. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45286  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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ALBANY Port with a Past and Future
Johnson, Les
ISBN: 0959634711
The Albany Advertiser 1997  1997 
  8vo. maroon hardcover with gilt title to front and spine. no d/w as issued. po inscription on fep. The History of the Port of Albany in Western Australia 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55062  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Barossa Journeys: Into the Valley of Tradition
Ioannou, Noriss
ISBN: 1864366125
New Holland Publishers, Australia, 2000  2000 
  8vo softcover 240pp very good. french flaps. Index. Illustrated with in-text photo's. Contents includes Folklore, History, Viticulture & Wine, Cuisine, Landscape, Architecture, Arts & Crafts, Music & Festivals. Explore long lost villages, Listen to the tales of the Barossa, the migration of Prussian refugees, winery pioneers, secret treks of the potter, the old customs and symbols such as Black Lutheran wedding dress, the tin-kettling rite, the featherstripping evening, the pagan meanings of harvest celebrations, the Wends and their folklore and witchcraft beliefs. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55830  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Bulls Bears and Wildcats
Gibbs,R.M.
Peacock Publications Adelaide 1988 1st edition.  0 
  Fine in Fine DJ, Dustjacket hardback, 518pp, History of the Stock Exchange of Adelaide. Illustrated throughout with intext b&w photo's. 
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21532  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Burnt Out? : experiences of the January 1994 bush fires in Warringah and Pittwater
Macleod, Virginia
ISBN: 0958920397
Local History Resource Unit, Warriewood 1996  1996 
  tall thin 8vo softcover 71pp very good. Illustrated with colour and some b&w photography by Beth Warnecke, Craig Geddes, John Grainger, Patricia McKenzie, Gordon Andrews, Nan Bosler, Barbara Walcott, Matthew Penfold and Kaye Bardwell. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47086  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Cemeteries in Gundaroo NSW and the Surrounding District
Challinor, Graeme
ISBN: 1875495215
Self Published Second Edition Brolga Press 2003  2003 
  8vo. Wraps, 319pp. Very good. Including Gundaroo, Bevendale, Breadalbane, Bungendore, Collector, Currawang, Dalton, Goonyan, Greendale, Gunning, Jerrara, Kippilaw, Lake Bathurst, Merrilla, Mt.Pleasant, Murrumbateman, Mutmutbilly, Parkesbourne, Tarago, Turalla, Yass River Road. Containing alphabetical indes, diagrams, photographs and monument incriptions. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58352  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Conquest of the ranges. North Queensland's Mountain Railway, and early days of Cairns and Port Douglass
Pike, Glenville
ISBN: 0959378510
Pinevale Publications 1984  1984 
  8vo softcover 79pp good, cover curled. Illustrated with many b&w photo's. 
Price: $11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40531  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Curl Curl Lagoon and Friends
Curl Curl Lagoon and Friends Inc.
Self Published 2004  2004 
  8vo. Softcover. 64pp. Very good. Illustrated. History and future of Curl Curl Lagoon 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58177  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Discover Warrandyte
Friends of Warrandyte State Park
ISBN: 0646118684
F.O.W.S.P. 1993  1993 
  8vo. Softcover. Very good. 176pp. Index. Illustrated with colour photographs, and maps of local areas throughout, and drawings of plants and birds. Contents includes Wurundjeri Dreamtime, Pioneer Settlers, Gold, Post gold era, Bushfires, The Yarra River, Artistic heritate, Natural History, Conservation, The role of Park Rangers, Black Flat, The Common, Fourth Hill, Jumping Creek, Mount Lofty, Northern River Frontage, Pound Bend, The township, Yarra Brae, Small Reserves, Andersons Creek, A Journey Through the Seasons. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47107  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Focus On Ku-Ring-Gai.. The story of Ku-ring-gai''s growth and development.
Ku-ring-gai Historcal Society
ISBN: 0959867325
Ku-ring-gai Historcal Society inc., (1996).  1996 
  First Edition; 4to; pp. 128; b/w illustrations throughout, bibliography and sources, index; stiff illustrated wrapper, Presentation copy to Sir Arthur Norman from Mayor Richard Geddes. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30918  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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From Darkness to Light - One Hundred Years of Bulli Public School 1869 - 1969
no author
1969  1969 
  8vo. Illustrated wrappers. 56pp. Very good. Illustrated with in-text photo's. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 59252  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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From wilderness to Eden; a history of the City of Griffith, its region and its people
KELLY, Bryan Morris
Griffith, N.S.W.: City of Griffith Council, 1988. 1st edition  0 
  B/w illustrations, map, portraits. Pictorial laminated boards, very good, small owner's label on fep. Pp. 304. Appendices, index, bibliography. Cover design by Bernard L Graham. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35050  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Government House Parramatta 1788-2000 A History of the Governors Their Home and Its Domain Parramatta Park
Rosen, Sue
ISBN: 0959623256
Caroline Simpson 2003  2003 
  Folio. Hardcover, cream Leather on Green Leather spine with gilt title to spine and front board, and colour paste down. 270pp. Fine, with clear plastic d/w. Maps on end pages. CD with appendix attached to inside rear board. Illustrated throughout with intext colour and b&w reproduction photographs, colour plates and fold out list. Scarce 
Price: $300.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 50802  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Home Away From Home : Celebrating 125 years of the Victoria Hotel
Sheedy, Katherine with Sarah Rood
ISBN: 9780958067065
Lane Cove, N.S.W. CL Creations 2007  2007 
  4to softcover 144pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good. Bibliography: Signed by Katherine Sheedy on half-title. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49116  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ku-ring-gai.
Mathews, Phillip
Sydney: Currawong Press, 1978  1978 
  Quarto, 80pp, colour photographs. VG in dw 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21268  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Once There Was A Corner Store - A History of the Owens' Family Business 1876-1995
Daniel, Laurie
Self Published - Rosebery, N.S.W. : Bridge Printery, 1995.  1995 
  8vo. Yellow pictorial boards. 196pp. As new, po inscription on ffl. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55630  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Pittwater House Schools Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Menu Collection
Pittwater House Mothers Association
The Mothers Association  0 
  Red laminated boards, small 4to. faded on spine. Signed by Rex Morgan. 25 years of recipies based on menues devised by the girls and boys of Pittwater House who enter and annual competition for a Foundation Day Luncheon 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22188  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Pttwater Rising : the making of Pittwater Council
Curby, Pauline
ISBN: 1876663103
Mona Vale, N.S.W. Pittwater Council 2002  2002 
  8vo softcover 112pp. index, b/w illus. very good, small crease on cover corner. Includes index. Includes bibliographical references (p. 81-94). 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62844  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ringer - Tales of Hay and the Western Riverina
Compiled by Caroline Merrylees, Design by Ian and Caroline Merrylees
Hay Historical Society 2004.  2004 
  4to. Softcover. Very good. A Collection of articles and memoirs from the archives of the Hay Historical Society. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 60742  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Rupertswood - A Living History
Munns, Joy
Self Published by author 1987  1987 
  8vo. Hardcover in d/w. 91pp. Very good, includes Nomina Addenda. Illustrated with photo's. The story of a mansion that was home to some notables of our society including Sir William John Clarke, Sir Rupert Turner Havelock Clarke, William Lional Russell Clarke, Hugh Victor McKay, William Naughton, The Salesians of Don Bosco. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62374  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ships and Seamen off the South Coast
Loney, Jack
ISBN: 0909131465
Neptune Press, 1980.  1980 
  8vo. Softcover. 175pp. b/w illus. Very Good, writing scribbled out inside front cover, crease on rear cover. 
Price: $9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63949  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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SOUNDINGS Lake Macquarie People
CHAWNER, A.and P. Kavanagh
ISBN: 0731644476
Lake Macquarie. Lake Macquarie City Bicentennial Committee. 1988.  1988 
  40pp. 8vo obl. Very good. Paperback. Interviews with and photographs of the locals of the NSW region. Signed by author and photographer. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33771  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Sydney Rows: A Centennial History of the Sydney Rowing Club. ;
MAY, A.L.
Published by the Club, 1970.  1970 
  4to Blue leatherette hardcover, 206pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+. / Good_ d/w rubbed, chipped with a creased front edge. 
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48253  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Sydney Rows: A Centennial History of the Sydney Rowing Club. ;
MAY, A.L.
Published by the Club, 1970.  1970 
  4to Blue leatherette hardcover, 206pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers & edges, owner's name on fep, two small tears to covers on spine ends. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48252  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Sydney's Phantom Book Shops
Isadore Brodsky
University Book Shop co-operative 1973  1973 
  Small 4to. hardcover Original cloth. Very good in d/w with tear at front. Illustrated. Sydney bookshops from earliest times to the post war period. Illustrated end pages, index. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44427  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Sydney. A Pictorial Contrast.
Gray Phil (photography). Nicolas Brash (text), Peter McGill (concept), Christine Brash (research).
ISBN: 0949220000
Syd. Golden Press., 1.  0 
  320x235. Plates: Profusely illustrated. Dark green spine on light green boards. Very good. / Very good d/w. Collectors volume with four fold out panoramas. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62229  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Symphony on a City, The Story of the City of Newcastle, New South Wales - Its Birth, its Development and its Place in Australia
Zeigler, Oswald
Sydney, New South Wales: Oswald Zeigler Pub., 1962 first edition  0 
  Very good HB. Good d/w. Blue boards , illustrated end pages, printed on superior paper, Pamphlet entitled "This is Newcastle New South Wales" is in rear pocket in fine condition., 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3338  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Tales from the Surf Coast, Shipwreck Coast and their Hinterlands
Loney, Jack
ISBN: 0909191522
Self Published by Author 1994  1994 
  8vo. Softcover. 175pp. Very Good. Illustrated throughout with b&w intext photographs. Covering the towns between Warnambool and Geelong, this kaleidoscope of persons, places and events makes absorbing reading presenting some of the many faceted expressions of human endevour, spirit, enterprise and achievement over more than a century. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55141  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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