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200 Facts About Historic Illawarra.
Shaw, Hilde J. (compiler).
ISBN: 0909164096
Illawarra Historical Society [Wollongong] 1980 
  Paperback trade, good plus condition, stapled (little rusted), card covers, black & white text-photos, fold-out drawing, light wear base spine, covers little faded, minor foxing few pages, pages lightly toned, crease in cover & fore-edge title page, minor edgewear. 64 pp. A very informative booklet published to commemorate the New South Wales Captain Cook Bicentenary Celebrations, April 1970. Includes a foldout sketch of the Illawarra coastline. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26551  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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25 Family Bushwalks In and Around Canberra.
Barrow, Graeme.
ISBN: 0959687718
Dagraja Press Canberra 1981 
  Paperback trade, stapled (little rusted), thin card covers, very good condition, black & white text-photos, maps, faint foxing edges, light foxing inside rear cover, minor edgewear corners, sticker mark rear cover. 50 pp. Describes 25 walks located in the southern part of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and are within easy driving distance of Canberra. Others require a day trip while those in the Bundanoon area in particular require at least an overnight stay. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27122  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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30 Days in Sydney: A Wildly Distorted Account.
Carey, Peter.
ISBN: 9780747596882
Bloomsbury London 2008 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. 248 pp. The author returns home to Sydney after living abroad for years, and he attempts to capture its character with the help of his old friends. Famous sights such as Bondi Beach, the Opera House, the Harbour Bridge and the Blue Mountains are looked at with new eyes. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28368  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Fascinating Heritage of Sydney's Northern Beaches.
Jacobs, Ian; Stevenson, Ray (editor).
ISBN: 9780646500720
Northside Printing Sydney, Brookvale 2008 
  Paperback small oblong quarto, very good plus condition, black & white & colour photos (mostly full-page), few black & white drawings, minimal edgewear. 86 pp. This book is about the history of Sydney's northern beaches. Describes heritage topics, objects and subjects, Aboriginal remains, war relics, old buildings, ruins and environmental habitats. The author has packed the book full of interesting information and photos which would appeal to residents and visitors, or anyone wanting to learn about this very historical part of Sydney. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29205  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Historical Souvenir Booklet of Port Douglas, North Queensland, Australia.
Kellet, P. ; Lodge, N.
P. Kellet Queensland 1975 
  Paperback small oblong, good condition, black & white photos, staples rusted (little broken, pages firm), spine little rubbed, rear cover little marked & foxed, tiny dent front cover, pages & inside rear cover lightly toned, some edgewear. 45 pp. This booklet has photos of places around Port Douglas. The text describes the history of Port Douglas, and includes Carstens Memorial, Central Hotel, Court House Hotel, Shell Jewellery, Soldiers Memorial, Steam Locomotive, and wharves. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40040  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A History of Camden New South Wales.
Wrigley, J. D. (editor).
Camden Historical Society Camden, NSW 1980 
  Paperback small quarto, very good condition, stapled pamphlet, flexible covers, black & white text-photos, few black & white drawings, covers little faded & creased, staples rusted, small mark front cover & inside front cover, little foxing title page & edges, minor edgewear corners, sticker mark front cover. 18 pp. This booklet provides a concise review of the early history of Camden, an outer southwestern suburb of Sydney. Some of the information in this booklet has been taken from previously published material. 
Price: $16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28649  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A History of Kangaroo Valley Australia.
Griffith, John.
Kangaroo Valley Historical Society Kangaroo Valley, NSW 1980 
  Paperback large trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, maps, top corner tips covers & last few pages little creased, minor edgewear. 104 pp. A history of this scenic locality in the southern highlands of New South Wales. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12060  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Pictorial History of Mosman: Volume 2.
Sturrock, Rob.
Rob Sturrock / Griffin Press Netley, SA 1984 
  Paperback large quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, faint toning rear endpaper, bottom edge lightly marked, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name & date title page). 126 pp. The story of Mosman is told in this book by the author who has personal knowledge of the area. This is the second and final volume and goes into familiar and better recorded material - Mosman in the 20th century. The many photos make this a great book for anyone wanting to learn about Mosman's history. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26240  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Portrait of Kempsey.
Riggs, Patricia; Nolan, Tony (illustrator).
ISBN: 0949267376
Robert Brown & Associates Bathurst, NSW 1988 
  Hardback oblong large quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings, colour endpapers, minor edgewear jacket (light foxing reverse side), light foxing endpapers, light rubbing top & bottom edges. 64 pp. This very special book is an attempt to record the history of the Macleay Valley's architectural background and the people associated with it. It is also a salute to a rich historical past of the Kempsey region, New South Wales. 
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25685  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Randwick Ramble: Part 1: Coogee and Clovelly.
Historical Society, Randwick & District.
ISBN: 1875160078
Randwick & District Historical Society Sydney, Randwick 1994 
  Paperback wide trade, very good condition, stapled pamphlet (staples rusted), black & white text-photos & drawings, map, minor edgewear. 64 pp. Fifth edition. This pamphlet provides a history of the Randwick and Coogee areas of Sydney, including heritage buildings. This pamphlet is part 1 of a series of three guides to the historic City of Randwick. The charming picture on the cover is of Coogee Beach in the 1880s. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26525  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Randwick Ramble: Part 2: Randwick and Kensington.
Historical Society, Randwick & District.
ISBN: 0959743138
Randwick & District Historical Society Sydney, Randwick 1991 
  Paperback wide trade, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, map, staples lightly rusted, minor edgewear. 38 pp. This pamphlet provides a history of the Randwick and Kensington areas of Sydney, including heritage buildings. This pamphlet is part 2 of a series of three guides to the historic City of Randwick. The charming picture on the cover is of Simeon Pearce ("The Father of Randwick") studying a plan of the district. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26740  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Randwick Ramble: Part 3: La Perouse to Maroubra.
Historical Society, Randwick & District.
ISBN: 0959743146
Randwick & District Historical Society Sydney, Randwick 1989 
  Paperback wide trade, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, map, staples lightly rusted, minor edgewear, correction slip inserted. 40 pp. This pamphlet provides a history of the La Perouse and Maroubra areas of Sydney, including heritage buildings. This pamphlet is part 3 of a series of 3 designed as guides to the historic City of Randwick. The charming picture on the cover is of Botany Bay native plants. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26741  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A River and Its Bridges.
Clark, Alan.
ISBN: 0959968040
Shoalhaven Historical Society Nowra, NSW 1981 
  Paperback trade, stapled, card covers, very good condition, black & white text-photos, staples lightly rusted, minor edgewear. 16 pp. (Estimated date, 1981, Trove catalogue.) This booklet is about the opening of bridges over the Shoalhaven River, starting from the 1880s, and how they changed the way of life for the people of Nowra, New South Wales. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26330  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Short History of Glen Innes.
Cameron, A. W.
ISBN: 0959946527
A.W. Cameron / Glen Innes and District Historical Society Glen Innes, NSW 1987 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, stapled (little rusted), light foxing edges, top corner front cover & few pages little creased & foxed, minor edgewear, white inked correction one page, autograph (author's written name title page). 50 pp. A collection of newspaper articles on the history of the Glen Innes district, northern New South Wales. The author has written this book on the behalf of the Glen Innes and District Historical Society. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30055  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Town is Born: The Fitzroy Crossing Story.
Hawke, Steve; Ross, Joe Bunuba Leader (foreword).
ISBN: 9781921248856
Magabala Books Broome, WA 2014 
  Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, map, illustrated end papers, top spine little scuffed, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name). 211 pp. The story of a remarkable town in the Kimberley region, far north Western Australia, born out of Aboriginal trauma, dispossession and hard times that has developed a unique community spirit. An inspiring story about a group of people determined to make a difference. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30001  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Adelaide [Cities Series].
Goldsworthy, Kerryn.
ISBN: 9781742232621
New South / University of New South Wales Press (UNSWP) Sydney 2011 
  Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), endpaper map, minimal edgewear jacket (tiny scuff top spine). 278 pp. An intensely atmospheric memoir of living in a major Australian city, Adelaide (capital of South Australia). The author tells the story through a collection of iconic objects. A great book for anyone who has lived in this often misunderstood city. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29657  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Alice on the Line [Alice Springs].
Blackwell, Doris; Lockwood, Douglas.
Rigby Limited Adelaide 1965 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white photos, edges lightly foxed, edgewear jacket (reverse side lightly foxed, small edge tears, small loss top spine & corners), autograph (author's written dedication). 204 pp. First edition. The story of Alice Springs (Northern Territory) from 1899 to 1908, when it was a station on the Overland Telegraph line. Doris's father was officer-in-charge of the station. 
Price: $14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3419  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Alice Springs As It Was: In Old Photographs.
Guth, Henk.
Henk Guth, Panorama Guth Alice Springs 1985 
  Paperback square trade, good condition, sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos, front flyleaf removed, minimal foxing edges, top corners few pages little worn. 147 pp. The story of Alice Springs (Northern Territory) around the year 1900 told in beautiful sepia photos. The compiler and presenter was born in Arnhem, Holland and emigrated to Australia in 1960. He wanted to present this very special book so that Alice could be remembered "as she was". (No ISBN in book.). 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26535  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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All and About Dunsborough.
Guinness, Clare.
J. & C. Guinness / Printed By Jubilee Printing Perth 1983 
  Paperback wide quarto, very good condition, thin flexible covers, stapled, single-colour drawings, few light creases rear cover, staples lightly rusted, top corner front cover & few pages little creased, minor edgewear. 60 pp. About a small town in the southwestern corner of Western Australia and the surrounding region, including the natural highlights. An updated edition of "Round and about Dunsborough", including parts of "From Quedjinup to Dunsborough". The authors have covered: early settlement, places of interest, wildlife park, Yallingup caves, driving around Dunsborough, Cape Naturaliste, Curtis Bay, Castle Bay and Castle Rock, Cape Farm and Bunkers Bay, Quindalup, Busselton, the vineyards. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26629  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Around Balmain: A Second Record of an Historic Suburb and Some of Its Buildings.
Nicholls, Debby; Baglin, Douglas; Clarke, Gordon.
ISBN: 0959950257
Balmain Association, Inc. Sydney, Balmain 1986 
  Paperback oblong small quarto, stapled, illustrated card covers, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, faint foxing inside covers & title page, light foxing edges, small mark rear cover. 56 pp. This very special book has been produced in an effort to provide a "book about Balmain" that is often requested by visitors as well as residents. This is a sequel to "Record of an Historic Suburb and Some of Its Buildings". Compiled by Nicholls, photos by Baglin and Clarke. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26873  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Around the Year at Alectown: Volume 4.
Campbell Crowley, C.
C. Campbell Crowley / J. Roy Stevens (Printer) City Not Stated 1959 
  Paperback, very good condition, stapled, brown card covers, gilt title, top spine scuffed, pages lightly toned, small glue residue front cover. 75 pp. This wonderful book tells the story of their experiences and impressions on the Alectown-Mingelo-Tomingley and Peak Hill diggings, and especially Alectown in 1892 (Parkes district). This charming little book is told in rhyme form, by one who lived in those days, and shared in the communal life. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29855  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Aunts Up the Cross [Kings Cross].
Dalton, Robin.
ISBN: 0855617306
William Heinemann Australia Melbourne 1997 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos (including frontispiece), pictorial endpapers, pages faintly toned as common, minor edgewear. 172 pp. Autobiography of child bought up by eccentric aunts in Sydney's notorious Kings Cross district during the 1920s and 1930s. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2933  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Australia's Northern Secret: Tourism in the Northern Territory, 1920s to 1980s.
Berzins, Baiba.
ISBN: 9780958024310
Baiba Berzins Sydney, Glebe 2007 
  Paperback large octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, maps, sticker front cover, minimal edgewear. Heavy. 276 pp. This book looks at the history of tourism in the Northern Territory from the early years of the colony to the present day. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24005  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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BadGround: Inside the Beaconsfield Mine Rescue [Bad Ground].
Wright, Tony.
ISBN: 9781921208874
Pier 9 / Murdoch Books Sydney, Milsons Point 2006 
  Paperback octavo, card covers (with flaps), very good plus condition, colour & black & white photos, minimal edgewear. 317 pp. The exclusive, authorised story of the 14-day entombment and rescue of Beaconsfield (Tasmania) miners Brant Webb and Todd Russell, and the fascinating aftermath. The blast and rockfall that occurred one kilometre underground on Anzac Day, 25 April 2006, killed their fellow worker Larry Knight. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23270  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Barossa Journeys: Into a Valley of Tradition.
Ioannou, Noris.
ISBN: 0646325094
Paringa Press Adelaide 1997 
  Paperback wide octavo (with flaps), very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minimal edgewear. 240 pp. First edition. The story of Australia‚Äôs prime winemaking region in South Australia, including the role of German Lutheran migrants (from Silesia) escaping wars in their homeland. Covers the making of a New Silesia, folklore, architecture, viticulture and winemaking, food traditions and farming, folk arts and crafts, music and festivals, and caring for the heritage and landscape. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5739  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Behind Broulee: History of Eurobodalla Shire, Central South Coast New South Wales.
Bayley, William A.
ISBN: 0959927506
Eurobodalla Shire Council Moruya, NSW 1978 
  Paperback trade, good plus condition, black & white text-photos, frontispiece, maps, minor edgewear, bottom corner page tips little worn, few light creases covers, white background rear cover lightly marked, faint toning edges & pages, front cover & spine little faded. 144 pp. The history of this district on the Central South Coast of New South Wales. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26530  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Bendigo Foods and Moods.
Sayer, Prue; Walls, Kay; Walls, Bill (illustrator); McComasa, Campbell (foreword); Dunston, Don (introduction).
ISBN: 0959063609
Fine Arts Gallery Bendigo, VIC 1984 
  Hardback small, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, endpaper maps, black & white drawings, top edge front cover lightly rubbed. 64 pp. The contributions made by the superb restaurants of Bendigo, and the wineries of the region, combined with historical notes and beautiful drawings show the unique flavour of Bendigo. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25451  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Beyond the Lattice: Broome's Early Years.
Sickert, Susan.
ISBN: 1863683925
Fremantle Arts Centre Press (FACP) Perth, Fremantle 2003 
  Paperback wide small quarto, very good condition, colour photos, sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos, cover corner tips little scuffed, minor edgewear. 199 pp. This book looks into the people, politics, colour and atmosphere which have been very important to the making of modern Broome. The stories and photos reflect the early history (including Aboriginal) of this unique Australian multicultural pearling town in northern Western Australia. (1 of 2 available copies.). 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27990  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Blue Mountains for World Heritage.
Mosley, Geoff.
ISBN: 0959934731
Colong Foundation for Wilderness Sydney 1989 
  Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos (including frontispiece), minor edgewear. 135 pp. Describes the Blue Mountains conservation area (national park) to the west of Sydney as a suitable candidate for World heritage listing. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11936  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Blue Rivers: A Narrative of Time in the Blue Mountains.
Brownscombe, Ross.
ISBN: 0646322044
Forever Wild Press Kingsdene, NSW 1997 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. 182 pp. The record of the author's solo raft trips down the five wild rivers of the Blue Mountains. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14131  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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