Bookshops.com.au your guide to Australian Bookshops
Search Books Search for a Bookshop Log In to bookshops.com.au    View items in your shopping cart
Browse Bookshops   About Us   Resources   Sell Books   List a Bookshop   Register   
Local History Books listed at
M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers


"BATTLER'S" TALES OF EARLY ROCKHAMPTON
Pattison, J. Grant
Fraser & Jenkinson Pty. Ltd. Melbourne 1939 1st Edition
  With 39 chapters and 19 photographs, original red cloth with black title lettering on front and spine, several small spots of discolouration on front cover, else a very good copy. ; 220 x 140mm; 152 pages 
Price: $200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15017  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATERS A History of the Shire of Strathfieldsaye
Hewat, Tim
ISBN: 0333339002
MacMillan Australia 1983 1st Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations, short inscription on title page, fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 220 x 145mm; 130 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16495  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
CHURCH OF ENGLAND GRAMMAR SCHOOL, GEELONG History and Register Jubilee, 1907
no author
 Geelong 1907 1st Edition
 Hardcover Printed by Mercer and Co. , Malop Street. 1907, pages are not numbered, illustrated, very light flecking to the covers, front endpaper starting to spilt, blue cloth binding with school crest on front cover in gilt and title in gilt on spine. A very good copy. ; 220 x 140mm Very Good+
Price: $400.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20542  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
DEAR FRIENDS, That Tuft of Grass
Savill, Vanda.
Published By the Author. Hamilton 1984 1st Edition
 Paperback Printed card covers, Very Good copy. This can be difficult to read in places as it is printed from handwriting not typeset. A part of the author's "Dear Friends" Series. Number 20 of only 200 copies. ; 295 x 225mm; 48 pages Very Good+
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19294  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
EARLY DAYS OF THE UPPER MURRAY
Carmody, Jean
ISBN: 0959839135
The Shoestring Press Wangaratta 1981 1st Edition
 Hardcover Illustrated with a map and maps on endpapers, list of local place names and their meanings, bibliography, index, a fine copy with fine dustjacket. ; 245 x 160mm; ix, 175 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19247  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
FLOW GENTLY PAST The Story of the Corowa District
Burton, Brian
ISBN: 0959990615
Corowa Shire Council Corowa 1993 2nd Edition
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, map on front endpaper, a very good copy. ; 210 x 140mm; xii, 228 pages Near Fine
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22980  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
HARPOONS TO HARVEST. The Story of Charles & John Mills, Pioneers of Port Fairy.
Carroll, J. R.
ISBN: 0949759104
Warrnambool Institute Press. Warrnambool 1989 1st Edition
 Hard Cover With illustrations, Family tree on endpapers, a fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 245 x 160mm; xv, 286 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20464  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
MOAMA BOWLING CLUB A HISTORY 1928 - 1984 From the Beginning
Lindsay, Hec. & Smith, Peter
Rich River Printers Echuca 1984 1st Edition
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, illustrated covers, A fine copy. ; 220 x 160mm; 88 pages 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15895  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
NEW CROSSING PLACE Extended to 1982 by Niall Brennan, a History of Seymour and its Shire.
Martindale, H. G. & Brennan, Niall
ISBN: 0959274707
Shire of Seymour Seymour 1982 Second & revised edition
 Hardcover With many illustrations, illustrated endpapers, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 220 x 145mm; xii, 243 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22031  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
NOTES ON THE OTWAY With Annotations by Jack Loney
Sydenham, G. F.
ISBN: 0909191360
  1987 1st Edition
 Paperback Annotations by Jack Loney, no publishing details given, 36 page booklet with printed illustrated card cover, 40 black & white photographic illustrations, 2 maps. 240 x 170mm. A near fine copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment. ; 240 x 170mm; 36 pages Near Fine
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21723  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
ON WESTERN LANDS A History of the Shire of Hampden (1964 - 1994)
Anderson, Bill
Corangamite Shire Council Camperdown 1996 1st Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, maps, bibliography, list of councillors, index, A fine copy. ; 240 x 145mm; [x], 166 pages Fine
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19473  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
TATIARA The first 140 years 1845-1985
Jones, Alan
ISBN: 0959864733
District Council of Tatiara Bordertown 1986 1st Edition
 Hardcover Pictorial laminated boards, map on front endpaper, aerial view the town of Keith on rear endpaper, A fine copy. ; 250 x 170mm; xii, 816 pages 
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15076  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THA SHE BLOWS Old Ships, Old Salts & Days of Sealing & Whaling.
Savill, Vanda.
Published By the Author. Heywood 1980 1st Edition
 Paperback printed card covers, Very Good copy. This can be difficult to read in places as it is printed from handwriting not typeset. Many illustrations, A part of the author's "Dear Friends" Series. ; 205 x 305mm; 176 pages Very Good+
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16293  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE EARLY HISTORY OF BACCHUS MARSH SCHOOLS
Stewart, Walter
Bacchus Marsh Historical Society Bacchus Marsh 1983 First Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, fine copy in fine dustjacket. Signed by the author. ; 220 x 145mm; [xii], 178 pages 
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16385  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE HIPWELL FAMILY IN AUSTRALIA 1853 - 1983
no author
Rich River Printers Echuca 1983 
 Stiff Card Wrappers 40pp; illustrations, foreword by W. B. French. ; 215 x 140mm Very Good
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7681  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE SHIRE OF TALLANGATTA A History
Swan, Keith
ISBN: 1862528780
Keith Swan for the Tallangatta Shire Council Tallangatta 1987 1st Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, bibliography, index. Pictorial laminated hard cover, endpaper maps, a fine copy. ; 250 x 185mm; xii, 195 pages Fine
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19380  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
TIME GENTLEMEN PLEASE An History of Western District Inns 1840 - 1915
Marriott, Pamela M.
ISBN: 0646384899
P. M. Marriott Corowa 2001 1st Edition
 Paperback With illustartions, previous owner's name on dedication page, Errata page at rear, A very good copy. Postage will be reduced for this book. ; 240 x 150mm; xx, 328 pages; Signed by Author Very Good+
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22266  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
TOORAK AS I KNEW IT (1900 - 1930)
Paxton, James
Prahran Historical and Arts Society  1983 1st Edition
 Paperback Prahran Historical Series No. 2, With photographic illustrations, A fine copy. ; 205 x 135mm; 36 pages 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16406  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
WHERE THE MALLEE MEETS THE MURRAY A Centenary History of the Shire of Mildura
Parsons, Ronald.
ISBN: 0731694953
Mildura Shire Council Mildura 1990 1st Edition
 Paperback A gift inscription on half title page from Irymple Senior Citizens Club, otherwise a fine copy. ; 215 x 155mm; [viii], 320 pages 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15989  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
YALLOURN WAS...
McGoldrick, Prue
ISBN: 0959099409
Gippsland Printers Morwell 1984 Reprint
 Hardcover Profusely illustrated, maps on endpapers, indexed, laminated illustrated hard cover, a very good copy. ; 280 x 210mm; x, 198 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17982  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Seller's Details    Search Seller's Books   Browse Seller's Books Postage Rates   Send Inquiry