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"Ku-rin-gai" Early History and Development
O'Reilly, W.Cresswell
,  1950. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 18593  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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"So I Headed West" : Ballarat to Broken Hill, to Kanowna to Kalgoorlie 1863-1924
Manners, W.G.
ISBN: 0859051234
W.G. Manners & Co, Australia, 1992. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Minor bumping to board corners. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Gift inscription , neat, to preliminary pages. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN: 0859051234. ISBN/EAN: 9780859051231. Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36912  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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"Steaming Down Argent Street" : A History of the Broken Hill Steam Tramways 1902-1926
McCarthy, K.
ISBN: 0909372136
The Sydney Tramway Museum, Australia, 1983. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Binding tight, spine faded and slightly cocked.. Front board partially faded. Slight bumping to board corners. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. ISBN: 0909372136. ISBN/EAN: 9780909372132. Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34665  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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5th Aust. Div. Signals: Fort Lytton Signals Museum - Special Signals Display
Meehan, Jim
Ron H Mortensen, Australia, 2005. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Soiling, light creasing and edgewear to covers. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges slightly browned / foxed. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 22737  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Day Before Yesterday: Good Old Sydney Town : Intimate Records of a Changing City from the Turn of th Century
Davis, Abe
ISBN: 0959205500
Self published, Australia, 1978. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly faded. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0959205500. ISBN/EAN: 9780959205503. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34113  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Geological Guide to Canberra Region and Namadgi National Park
Finlayson, Compiled by D.M.,
Geological Society of Australia, Australia, 2009. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Water damage warping book. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN/EAN: 9780646487342. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Good Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36380  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of the Aboriginal Clans of Sydney's Northern Beaches
Jacobs, Ian
ISBN: 0646421476
Northside Printing, Australia, 2003. 
 Softcover Softcover. Fine Condition/. . Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ISBN: 0646421476. ISBN/EAN: 9780646421476. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Fine Condition
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36994  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Leading Lady: The Story of Mary Jolly
Bayfield, Pam
ISBN: 0957976038
Self published, Australia, 2006. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Inscribed 'To Bev + Max, I hope you enjoy reading about the Jolly family and my dear aunt Mary. Best wishes, Pam Bayfield'. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0957976038. ISBN/EAN: 9780957976030. Very Good Condition
Price: $68.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34721  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Life on Pittwater
Duncan, Susan
Ebury Press, Australia, 2009. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. Illustrator: Anthony Ong. . Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Illustrator: Anthony Ong. ISBN/EAN: 9781741666694. Fine Condition
Price: $68.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37504  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Life on Pittwater
Duncan, Susan
Ebury Press, Australia, 2009. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Anthony Ong. . Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. Illustrator: Anthony Ong. ISBN/EAN: 9781741666694. Very Good Condition
Price: $45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38361  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Pictorial History of Canterbury Bankstown
Lawrence, Brian Madden and Leslie Muir, Joan
ISBN: 0908272553
Kingsclear Books, Australia, 1999. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Oblong 8vo. Text marked occasionally in pencil. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0908272553. ISBN/EAN: 9780908272556. Very Good Condition
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35709  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Pictorial History of Morpeth
Kookaburra Educational,
The Newcastle Herald, Australia, 1997. 
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/. . Previous owner's stamp blacked out. Size: Oblong 12mo 7 to 7.5 inches. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30896  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Pictorial History of Mosman. Volume 2.
Sturrock, Rob,
Private Printing, Sydney, . 
 Paperback Paperback. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Some signs of handling. Fine Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6722  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Pictorial History of Ryde
Martin, Megan
ISBN: 0908272545
Kingsclear Books, Australia, 1998. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Oblong 8vo. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0908272545. ISBN/EAN: 9780908272549. Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35707  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Pictorial History of the Wyong Shire: Volume One
Stinson, Edward
ISBN: 0959559906
Wyong Shire Council, Australia, 1979. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Rubbing, soiling and light edgewear to covers. Foxing to page block edges and early/rear pages, text mostly clean. Minor water stain to page block edges. Size: Oblong 8vo. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. ISBN: 0959559906. ISBN/EAN: 9780959559903. Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35710  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Pictorial History of the Wyong Shire: Volume Three
Stinson, Edward
ISBN: 0959559930
Wyong Shire Council, Australia, 1981. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Binding tight but spine faded and creased. Minor staining/foxing and edgewear to covers. Light foxing to front/rear pages, text clean. Light creasing to covers. Size: Oblong 8vo. Text body is clean & unmarked. Edges foxed and browned. ISBN: 0959559930. ISBN/EAN: 9780959559934. Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34199  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A School with Spirit: Loreto Kirribilli
Emilsen and Margaret Callaghan, Susan
ISBN: 1741149223
Allen & Unwin, Australia, 2006. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fine. . Signed by Author. Signed by Margaret Callaghan Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Minor edgewear to boards. Signed by Author. ISBN: 1741149223. ISBN/EAN: 9781741149227. Very Good Condition
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27558  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A School with Spirit: Loreto Kirribilli
Emilsen and Margaret Callaghan, Susan
ISBN: 1741149223
Allen & Unwin, Australia, 2006. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fine. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 1741149223. ISBN/EAN: 9781741149227. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32284  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Short History of Miriam Vale Shire: The Birthplace of Queensland : From the Journals of Arthur Jeffrey
Growcott and Margaret Taylor, Edited by Val,
ISBN: 0646269666
Miriam Vale Shire Historical Society, Australia, . 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0646269666. ISBN/EAN: 9780646269665. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31424  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A Summer Mosaic: Bondi Beach Australia
Hard, Greg
ISBN: 0646126628
Tamarama Press, Australia, 1993. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Some pages ungluing from binding slightly. Minor marks/discolouration and wear to covers. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Gift inscription , neat, to preliminary pages. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0646126628. ISBN/EAN: 9780646126623. Good Condition
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37820  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Adventures of the Wollongong Schooner and her Owners
Lee, Regina
, Australia, 2015. 
 Softcover Softcover. Fine Condition/. . : 'SS Matthew Kirven' aka 'SS Tiki' Size: Oblong 8vo. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN/EAN: 9780975691533. Fine Condition
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33125  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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An Australian Clan: The Nivisons of New England
Oppenheimer and Bruce Mitchell, Jillian
ISBN: 0864172745
Kangaroo Press, Australia, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Prior owner's signature in title page in ink. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0864172745. ISBN/EAN: 9780864172747. Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34482  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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At Work and Play: Our Past in Pictures
Davies, Alan
ISBN: 073056293X
State Library of New South Wales, Australia, 1989. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Covers and pages slightly curved/warped. Size: Oblong 8vo. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. ISBN: 073056293X. ISBN/EAN: 9780730562931. Very Good Condition
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36919  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Aunts Up the Cross
Dalton, Robin
ISBN: 0333299108
MacMillan, Australia, 1980. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0333299108. ISBN/EAN: 9780333299104. Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30631  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Aunts Up the Cross
Dalton, Robin
ISBN: 0333299108
MacMillan, Australia, 1980. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Jacket slightly sun-faded to spine. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Minor marks to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0333299108. ISBN/EAN: 9780333299104. Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25371  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Australians and Greeks : Volume I: The Early Years
Gilchrist, Hugh
ISBN: 1875684018
Halstead Press, Australia, 1992. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN: 1875684018. ISBN/EAN: 9781875684014. Fine Condition
Price: $48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38110  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Australians and Greeks : Volume II: The Middle Years
Gilchrist, Hugh
ISBN: 1875684026
Halstead Press, Australia, 1997. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. ISBN: 1875684026. ISBN/EAN: 9781875684021. Very Good Condition
Price: $38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38173  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Bermagui By the Sea
Hearn, Judi
ISBN: 0646261495
Self published with the Bermagui Historical Society, Australia, 1996. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Prior seller's price sticker on front cover. Fading to covers, titling still legible. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly faded. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0646261495. ISBN/EAN: 9780646261492. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38502  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Beside the Bullock Track : Quambatook 1894-1984
Noblet, Win,
Self-Published,  0. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Slightest soiling to top page edge and prelims; minor soiling to boards; slight rubbing to spine ends. Binding very tight and square; inside pages very crisp and clean. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Very Good Condition
Price: $17.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 13468  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Beyond the Burdekin: Pioneers, Prospectors, Pastoralists : A History of the Dalrymple Shire 1879-1979
Neal, Joan Carmichael
ISBN: 0959898662
Mimosa Press Publishers, Australia, 1984. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Minor damage to jacket including small open tears. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. ISBN: 0959898662. ISBN/EAN: 9780959898668. Very Good Condition
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36653  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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