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75 Years of Catholic Teacher Education, 1909-1984.
MERCY TEACHERS COLLEGE.
Institute of Catholic Education, 1984   
  1st ed. iv, 136pgs, illust; pictorial endpapers Fine copy in d/w 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 192  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A BLUEY OF SWAGGIES
Wignell, Edel
Edward Arnold & Co. London 1985 1st Edition
 Paper Back 124pp; fully illust in b/w, previous owner's inscription to ffep.; 240 x 175mm Very Good
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2717  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A CENTENARY HISTORY OF MOORE THEOLOGICAL COLLEGE
Loane, Marcus L.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1955 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xii, 228 pgs, 18 illustrations, dust jacket sunned on spine.; 220 x 140mm Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2587  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A GEOGRAPHICAL HISTORICAL And TOPOGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION OF VAN DIEMENS LAND.
Evans, George William.
Heinemann  1967 
  Reprinted in facsimile. (1st published 1822). x,140pgs. Foldout colour map at rear. With 8pg. loose insert Introduction by K.R. Von Stieglitz O.B.E. Fine in d/w. 
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 51  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA. Volume 1. from the Earliest Times to the Age of MacQuarie
Clark, C.M.H.
Melbourne University Press. Melbourne 1971 Reprint
 Hardcover illustrated with plates and maps, 5 appendices, bibliography, index. Ex-library with only library marks are small stamp on front endpaper and mark on dustjacket spine where sticker has been, overall a Very good copy in good dustjacket. ; [xiii], 422 pages Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A HISTORY OF THE COFFEE INDUSTRY IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA from Inception to the End of 1975
Cartledge, I.V.
Coffee Industry Board  1978 
 Decorative Cloth 324pp; 30 b/w colour photographic plates. D/w chipped at top and base of spine. Usual ex-library markings.; Ex-Library; 270 x 205pp Very Good in Good dust jacket
Price: $60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1195  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A narrative of the wreck of the ship Loch Ard, near the Sherbrook river, east of Warrnambool, on the morning of the 1st June, 1878. Compiled by Richard Bennett. Warrnambool: T Oakley, printer. 1890.
LOCH ARD.
Murray Simper Warrnambool 1995 Facsimile
  2nd ed. , facsimile of the rare 1890 ed. 17 pgs. , printed card wrapper, stapled booklet. This was the 2nd book published about the shipwreck. This book and its companion volume, 'Narrattive of the Wreck Of The Loch Ard at Cape Moonlight, Victoria 1878', are now reprinted for the first time. This book, 'A Narrative of the Wreck of The Ship Loch Ard near The Sherbrook River East of Warrnambool, on the Morning of the 1st June, 1878' compiled by Richard Bennett 1890, is the second book published about The Loch Ard; the first being published in 1878, which is a companion volume to this. The now very rare original book was compiled from authentic records published in The Warrnambool Standard' June 1878. This facsimile edition is reproduced in its original format from a copy of the original.; 185 x 130mm; vi, 17 pages Fine
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 83  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A NEW DEAL FOR PAPUA
Cranswick, G. H. And Shevill, I. W.
Chesire Melb & London 1949 1st Edition
 Paper Covered Boards xiii, 159pp; 33 b/w illusts, map. Orange boards with tiltle & dec in black a ad dirty, top 2cm spine chipped.; 185 x 120mm Very Good
Price: $33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2733  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A PIONEER FAMILY ON THE MURRAY RIVER.
Roysland, Dorothy.
Rigby. 1977   
  1st ed. 64pgs, illust; Fine copy in d/w. 
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 296  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A TIME TO REMEMBER
Luck, Peter
Heinemann Aust. 1988 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 345pp; fully illustrated. Green cloth, very light wear to base cover.; 285 x 235mm Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2143  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ABORIGINES IN THE ECONOMY
Sharp, Ian G. & Tatz, Colin M. (editors)
Jacaranda Press Melbourne 1966 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xviii, 382 pgs, endpaper maps, half title page clipped at bottom right corner, ; 220 x 140mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2490  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ADS THAT MADE AUSTRALIA. How advertising has shaped our history & lifestyle.
Bryden-Brown, John.
Doubleday, 1981.   
  1st ed. 240pgs, many illust; 255x255mm. Fine copy with d/w. 
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 458  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ALICE ON THE LINE
Blackwell, Doris & Lockwood, Douglas
Rigby 1965   
  1st ed. 204pgs. illust. V. good in d/w. A personal account of life in Alice Springs at the turn of the century. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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also Commonwealth & State guide & Water Supply Record.
Victorian Municipal Directory, 1957
Arnell & Jackson, Printers, Melb.1957   
  xxviii,1080pgs, crown 8vo, orig. pale cloth with black printing on front cover & spine, new endpapers, good copy. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 424  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AN AUSTRALIAN WILD FLOWER BOOK
Barrett, Charles
Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press Melb 1947 Second Impression
 Cloth 205pp; 47 illusts, 7 in colour. Corners lighly bumped, previous owner's inscription to front free e/p, d/w has little tears to corners and spine ends.; 190 x 130mm Very Good in Good dust jacket
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2364  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AN ENERGETIC COLONIST. A biographical account of the activities of the late Hon. Thomas Holt, MLC.
Holt, Henry E.
The Hawthorn Press. 1972.   
  1st ed. viii, 202pgs, illust; Fine copy in d/w. 
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 303  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ANCIENT LANDMARKS. A Social & Economic History of the Victoria District of Western Australia, 1839-1894.
Bain, Mary Albertus.
University of Western Australia Press Nedlands 1975 1st Edition
  xvi, 431pgs, illustrated, maps on end papers, octavo hard cover with d/w, ex-lib with usual stamps, Very good copy. Good
Price: $70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 883  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AND THERE'S OPAL OUT THERE.
Waller, Ed.
Lansdowne, 1969   
  1st ed. 152pgs, illust; V.good copy with d/w. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 460  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AS IRON HILLS Poems
Hudson, Flexmore
Robertson & Mullens Melb. 1944 1st Edition
 Hard Cover viii, 151pgs, orig. red boards with white paper labels, one on front cover, one on spine, with price clipped dust jacket, previous owners card pased to front free endpaper. ; 190 x 130mm Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1133  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA
Fox Frank
Vantage House Aust. 1982 Reproduction
 Cloth viii, 219pp; 75 colour paintings, sketch map of Australia to endpapers. Brown cover, corners slightly bumped, illust d/w. Very nice copy of a reproduction of the 1910 edition which was published by A & C Black.; 220 x 155mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1596  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA'S ENTAIL.
Barrett, A.O.
Robertson & Mullens, Melb. 1937.   
  1st ed., 208pgs, illust., crown 8vo., orig. cloth boards in d/w. Fine copy. One man's attempt at conservation in the 1930's. 
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 578  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA'S GREAT BARRIER REEF, a Handbook on the Corals, Shells, Crabs, Larger Animals and Birds, with Some Remarks on the Reef's Place in History
Serventy, Vincent
Georgian House Melbourne 1955 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 87 pages, illustrated with colour & B/W photographs, map on front endpaper, dust jacket unclipped but with small chip at top of spine.; 190 x 130mm Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2427  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA'S GREAT RIVER. The Murray Valley - past and Present.
Younger, R.M.
Horizon Publishing Swan Hill 1976 
  1st ed., 256pgs, many illust; endpaper maps, 270 x 220mm, Fine copy. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 677  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA. A Social and Political History
Greenwood, Gordon. (Editor).
Angus & Robertson. 1974   
  Reprint with additional chapter. xiv,465pgs. illust; endpaper maps. V.good copy in d/w. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 194  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN BIOGRAPHICAL AND GENEALOGICAL RECORD Second Series, 1842-1899, Volume 1 Only
Cable, Kenneth J. & Marchant, Jane C.
ISBN: 0949032018
A.B.G.R./ Society of Australian Genealogists Sydney 1985 1st Edition
 Hard Cover Illustrated with portrait photographs throughout. A fine copy. ; 250 x 170mm; xvii, 288 pages Fine with no dust jacket
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19209  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN BUSH BALLADS
Stewart, Douglas & Keesing, Nancy
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1957 Reprint
 Hard Cover xxx, 423 pgs,illustrated endpapers, Jacket has minor damage to top of spine & front top corner. This book is essentially a comprehensive selection of the best ballads of the 1890's.; 240 x 160mm Very Good in Good dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2501  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN FLYCATCHERS AND THEIR ALLIES.
Officer, Hugh R.
Bird Observers Club, Melb. 1974 2nd Impression
 Hard Cover With xii plates, each plate illustrating 6 - 8 birds in colour. A very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 250 x 180mm; 112 pages Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 912  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN FRONTIER TALES
Wannon, Bill. ( Ed.)
Lansdowne. 1971.   
  reprint, 256pgs, octavo, V.good copy in d/w. D/w has small piece missing from bottom front. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 558  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN LEGENDARY TALES Being the Two Collections, Australian Legendary Tales & More Australian Legendary Tales.
Parker, Mrs. K. Langloh
ISBN: 0370108418
The Bodley Head London 1978 First thus.
 Hardcover With illustrations, a very good copy in very good dustjacket, These collected stories first published in 1896 & 1898.; 250 x 160mm; 192 pages 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 456  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN PUB CRAWL
Baglin Douglass, Austin Yvonne
Murray Child & Co. Aust. 1977 Second Impression
 Hard Cover 200pp; numerous colour illusts, endpapers illustrated with beer labels, corners a little bumped otherwise fine.; 285 x 220mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1276  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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