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Picturesque Ireland: A Literary and Aetistic Delineation of the Natural Scenery, Remarkable Places, Historical Antiquities, Public Buildings, Ancient Abbeys, Towers, Castles, and Other Romantic and Attractive Features of Ireland
Savage, John - Ed, Illustrated by Eminent Native and Foreign Artists
Melbourne: Samuel McCardel/Thomas Kelly  1900 
  4to. Circa around the turn of the century? Leather with gold emboss. Cover needs rebinding - front cover is detatched completely - else structurally sound. Some water damage to bottom of cover. Gilt page edging. Colour maps and protected BW line drawings throughout.  
Price: 400.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16058  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Historical Memoirs of My Own Time
Wraxall, N. William
Paul Trench London 1904 Reprint
 Original Cloth Part the first, from 1772 to 1780, part the second, from 1781 to 1784. With an introduction by Richard Askham. The 1904 edition. Original cloth with card covers. Ex library - library number on spine and printed on front end page. Foxing on end pages. Slight spine damage at front end page join - repaired, else structurally sound. 3 BW ills. 750 pp.   Good Plus
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19847  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Napoleon’s Captivity in Relation to Sir Hudson Lowe
Seaton, R. C.
George Bell London 1903 First Edition
 Hard cover 282pp, 3 ills, including perfect fold out map of St Helena. Cloth worn on spine and edges,some insect damage to edges and spine, a little foxing, mainly prelims and edges, else internally very good.  Fair
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21803  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The War After: Living with the Holocaust
Karpf, Anne
William Heinemann London 1996 Advanced Reading Copy
 Soft Cover xvi+342pp. White card covers. Number written to top outer corner front cover, ptherwise very clean and unmarked. Firm copy. Uncorrected bound copy. ISBN 0434002399.  Near Fine
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008292  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Australian Antarctica: Celebrating Fifty Years of Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions
Haywood, Elizabeth
Australia Post Philatelic Group  1997 
 Hard Cover 40pp. Gloss pictorial boards. Full colour. ISBN 0642264562.  As New/No Jacket
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008392  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Documents of British History 1715-1815 (with Problems and Exercises). Section 5
Keatinge, M. W. & Frazer, N. L.
A. & C. Black London 1921 Reprint
 Soft Cover Red cloth card covers. Black lettering. Book firm and tidy. Foxed at endpapers. Pagination runs from 598 to 683. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008499  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The French Revolution and Its Impact on Europe 1789-99
Fletcher, Brian H.
F. W. Cheshire Melbourne 1967 
 Soft Cover viii+48pp. Red card covers. Firm, clean and unmarked. In the Cheshire Modern History Monographs series. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008502  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Twilight of the Kings
Vare, Daniele
John Murray London 1948 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xii+184pp. Green cloth boards. Yellow lettering spine. Book firm and clean. Previous owner's name to front endpaper.  Very Good+/No Jacket
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008504  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Night Thoughts in Time of War
Ellis, Bob
ISBN: 0670041734
Penguin Melbourne 2004 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback x,342pp. More comments from a Labor outsider  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30952  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Warrior Race : A History of the British at War
James, Lawrence
ISBN: 0349114862
Abacus London 2002 Reprint
 Paperback xvi,864pp, notes, bibliography, index, ills. monumental.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30954  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Antarctic Adventure: The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58
Fuchs, Vivian
Cassell & Company London 1959 1st Edition
 Hard Cover vi+192pp. Blue cloth boards. Silver lettering spine. Tape marks to boards and endpapers. Library pocket front endpaper. 16 colour plates. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper has edge abrasions and Dewey No. written to spine. Ex-Library Good/Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008388  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Never Despair : Winston S. Churchill, 1945-1965
Gilbert, Martin
ISBN: 043429182X
Heinemann London 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover xxviii, 1438pp, index, many b&w plates. Last monumental volume of monumental biography of Churchill. A very nice copy.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30989  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Heart of the Rocks of Old Sydney
Brodsky, Isadore
Old Sydney Free Press Neutral Bay 1965 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 148pp. Blue boards. Gilt lettering spine and gilt vignette front board. Maps to endpapers. B&W photographs throughout + colour plates. D/W not price clipped.  Very Good+/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008726  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Serving the Country: The History of the Country Womens Association of New South Wales
Townsend, Helen
Doubleday Sydney 1988 1st Edition
 Hard Cover viii+248pp. Brown boards. Gilt lettering spine. Previous owner's details to front endpaper + gift inscription on verso referring to the establishment of a new branch in Albury district. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0868242942.  Near Fine/Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008735  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A Day in the Life of Australia. The complete collection of his AGE column
Dunstan, Keith
Macmillan Melbourne 1989 First Edition
 Hard Cover viii,280pp, index, ills. Australian news stories from the past.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 100451  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Roosevelt Myth
Flynn, John T.
Devin-Adair New York 1965 Reprint
 Hard Cover xii,466pp, index. VG in lightly worn dj.  Very Good/Good
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 100453  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Good Time Girls of the Alaskan-Yukon Gold Rush
Morgan, Lael
Epicenter Press Fairbanks 1999 
 Soft Cover 352pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W photographs within text. ISBN 0945397763.  Fine
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008749  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Written in Gold: The Story of Gulgong
Maxwell, Eileen
Self Published  1975 5th Edition
 Soft Cover 96pp. White card covers. Excellent copy with just a couple of small blemishes to covers. Signed by Eileen Maxwell to top outer corner of inside front cover. B&W photographs. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008839  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Rock Me Hard, Rock Me Soft: A History of the Geological Society of Australia Incorporated
Cooper, B. J. & Branagan, D. F. (eds)
Geological Society of Australia Sydney 1994 1st Edition
 Soft Cover xiv+194pp. Card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W photographs within text. Authored chapters. ISBN 0909869898.  Fine
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008907  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Women’s...A Social History (To Mark the 100th Anniversary of the Royal Women’s Hospital Melbourne 1856-1956)
no author
Royal Women's Hospital Melbourne 1956 1st Edition
 Hard Cover viii+170pp. White card covers (flapped). Excellent unmarked condition. D/W not price clipped.  Fine/Very Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008916  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Vale of Avoca
de Lion, Caoimkin
Kamac Publications Dublin 1972 3rd Edition
 Soft Cover 48pp. Pictorial card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. B&W illustrations. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009076  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Heritage Australia: Volume 6 No. 1 (Autumn 1987)
Thompson, Merril (ed)
Australian Council of National Trusts Canberra 1987 
 Soft Cover Illustrated card covers. Gloss colour & b/w photographs throughout. Book firm and very clean. Felt pen price mark to top outer corner front cover. Articles include Italians in nineteenth century Australia, HMS Pandora, Calthorpe's House, Venus god battery (Qld), Australia's National Film and Sound Archive, Montrose Cottage, gold mines of Nelligen, Robe, Maritime heritage in South Australia. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009083  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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HMAS Mk II. The RAN’s Second Book
Australian War Memorial
Australian War Memorial Canberra 1953 Reprint
 hard cover 200 pages. Narrative and anecdotal record of the RAN in WW11 in 1943. Poetry, cartoons, BW photos, colour plates. A very good copy lacking dj.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31524  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Ides of August: The Berlin Wall Crisis--1961
Cate, Curtis
ISBN: 0871312557
M. Evans New York 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover 534pp, index, b&w plates, endpaper map.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31558  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Grand Parade. A history of the Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales
Fletcher, Brian H.
ISBN: 1862562652
Royal Agicultural Society of New South Wales Sydney 1987 First Edition
 Hard Cover 328pp, index, bibliography, lists of office-bearers, attendances at the shows etc.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 51538  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Helen of Troy. Goddess, Princess, Whore
Hughes, Bethany
ISBN: 0224071777
Jonathan Cape London 2005 First Edition
 Hard Cover xxxviii,458pp, index, pict. endpapers, plates, maps.  Fine/Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 100655  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Great Betrayal. Britain, Australia and the onset of the Pacific War 1939-1942
Day, David
ISBN: 0207153280
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover x,388pp, index, notes, photos.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Mutiny!. Naval Insurrections in Australia and New Zealand
Frame, Tom; Baker, Kevin
ISBN: 1865083518
Allen & Unwin Sydney 2000 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback xii,283pp, index. Corner crease on cover else very good.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Burke and Wills
Oliver, Peter
Budget Books Melbourne 1985 
 Paperback viii+264pp. Illustrated card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. Novelisation of the Hoyts Edgley film production starring Jack Thompson, Nigel Havers and Greta Scacchi. ISBN 0552129259.  Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009200  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The History of Cook’s Cottage and Voyages of Captain James Cook
no author
National Trust of Australia (Victoria) Melbourne 1957 
 Paper Wraps 20pp. Full wrap colour photo of Cook's Cottage. B&W photographs. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009232  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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