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Free From All Curses: the story of Kublai Khan
MacGrath, Amy
ISBN: 0959187901
Wolseley House Point Piper (Sydney) 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover 419pp, written as a novel. Signed by author  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320214  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Justice Not Vengeance
Wiesenthal, Simon; translated by Ewald Osers
ISBN: 0749302658
Mandarin London 1990 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback xii,434pp.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320222  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Master, The: The Story of H. H. "Dally" Messenger and the Beginning of Australian Rugby League
Messenger, Dally. R.
ISBN: 0207147310
Angus & Robertson London, England 1982 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 252gms, 94 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page from a previous seller, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOLEA10  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Rainbow people of God. South Africa’s Victory Over Apartheid
Tutu, Archbishop Desmond. Edited by John Allen
ISBN: 0385475462
Doubleday New York 1994 First Edition
 Hard Cover xxii,281pp, photos, index. Foreword by Nelson Mandela.  Fine/Fine
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320281  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Spirit of the Digger then & now
Lindsay, Patrick
ISBN: 0330421360
Pan Books Sydney 2004 Reprint
 Soft Cover viii, 324pp, index, plates, maps.  Fine
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319633  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Windsor Tapestry being a study of the life, heritage and abdication of HRH the Duke of Windsor, KG
Mackenzie, Compton
Rich & Cowan London 1938 Reprint
 Hard Cover 584pp.   Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320300  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Vietnam The Secret War
Generous, Kevin M.
ISBN: 0861242432
Bison Books London 1989 Reprint
 Hard Cover 192pp, index. Large format pictorial history.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320303  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Historisk Guide Till Australien (Written in Swedish)
Chambers, John H.
ISBN: 9188930777
Historiska Media Lund, Sweden 1999 Edition Not Stated
 Softcover Softcover, edition not stated, 494gms, 337pgs, written completely in Swedish. This book provides a short history of Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS446  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Better Health for Aborigines? Report of a National Seminar at Monash University
Hetzel, Basil S.; Dobbin, Malcolm; Lippmann, Lorna; and Eggleston, Elizabeth (eds)
ISBN: 0702208973
University of Queensland Press St Lucia, Australia 1974 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 536gms, 283 pages. This book is the result of a national seminar on Aboriginal health in the 1970s. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The inside front endpaper shows a pen marking from the previous owner. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ABO40  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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In Pursuit of Justice: Australian Women and the Law 1788-1979
Mackinolty, Judy; and Radi, Heather (eds)
ISBN: 0908094469
Hale & Iremonger P/L Marrickville, Australia 1979 First Edition
 Soft Card Cover Soft card cover, first edition, 396gms, 300pgs. This book consists of 22 essays which deal with how Australian women have fared in the eyes of the law. It includes a select list of over 450 items of discriminatory legislation, an extensive bibliography amd 28 illustrations. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS450  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Roots and Branches: Ancestry for Australians (How to Trace Your Family Tree)
Lea-Scarlett, Errol
ISBN: 0006365493
William Collins Publishers P/L Sydney, Australia 1982 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 202gms, 231 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS451  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Australia’s Top 500 Companies 1987-88: The Business Who’s Who of Australia (Bicentennial Edition)
Wilson, John C.; and Findlay, Russell J. (eds)
ISBN: 0947060057
R. G. Riddell P/L Crows Nest, Australia 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with faux maroon leather boards with gold embossing, first edition, 2115gms, 569 pages, decorated endpapers, pages gold-edged. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards shows only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS454  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Governesses, The: Letters From the Colonies 1862-1882
Clarke, Patricia
ISBN: 0091486009
Hutchinson Publishing Group Hawthorn, Australia 1985 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover wirth brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 640gms, 236 pages. This book looks at the women who, sponsored by the Female Middle Class Emigration Society, moved to Australia in the late 1800s to find work. These women wrote letters back to the Society when repaying their loans and reported on life as they saw it in the colonies. This book looks at the letters and what happened to the governesses. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Inside front endpaper has book plate from previous owner. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and fading, plus one 1-inch tear to top front corner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS464  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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All Heaven in a Rage
Turner, E. S.
The Quality Book Club London, England 1964 Book Club Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, book club edition, 410gms, 322 pages. This is the story of how the British race was persuaded, shamed and legislated into showing mercy to the brute creation. It traces the controversies surrounding stag and fox hunting, cock-fighting, performing animals, broiler-houses, and many other passions that have raised passions. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear and what appears to be very minor water damage to front. Dust jacket has been covered in Brodart protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR101  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Adventures of an Emigrant in Van Diemen’s Land
Thornley, William - edited by John Mills
ISBN: 0851795994
Rigby Adelaide 1973 First Edition
 Hard Cover 171pp, b&w plates. John Glover dustjacket. An emigrant in early 19th century.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 540  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Conquistadors: The Spanish Explorers and the Discovery of the New World
Wood, Michael
ISBN: 9781846079726
BBC Books Great Britain 2010 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 242gms, 310 pages. In this book the author follows in the footsteps of some of the greatest of the Spanish adventurers travelling from the forests of Amazonia to Lake Titicaca, the deserts of North Mexico, the snow of the Andes and the Machu Picchu. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Corners of cover are bumped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR104  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge
Heacox, Kim
ISBN: 0792275365
National Geographic Society Washington D.C. 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 994g, 215pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book tells the whole story of explorer, Ernest Shackleton, who ranks with Magellan, Columbus, Cook and Burton in his determination to follow his vision and his dream. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh over 1kg with packaging and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAANT14  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Dig Tree: the story of bravery, insanity and the race to discover Australia’s wild frontier
Murgatroyd, Sarah
Broadway Books New York 2002 First Thus
 Hard Cover xii,355pp, index, maps, ills.Burke and Wills ' illfated expedition  Fine/Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320417  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Macquarie Country: A History of the Hawkesbury
Bowd, D.G.
 Australia 1973 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover book with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 648gms, 242 pages. Contents includes: discovery and exploration; early settlement; the river; floods; shipping; aborigines; the macquarie era; bushrangers; inns; roads; bridges; the church; hospitals; prominent people; founders; buildings; sports and pastimes; railway; government; education; agriculture; and postal services/newspapers. The text is supported by many black and white photographs. A good solid copy for its age and of good reading quality with age-related general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket shows some mild discolouration and scuffing to edges (no price clipping), though there is a small hole in spine. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000315  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Vietnam. Australia at War
Browne, Margaret
ISBN: 0340358319
Hodder & Stoughton Sydney 1984 First Edition
 Soft Cover Very Good. First Edition. Small 4to. ISBN:. square 4to, paperback, 32pp, ills. Designed for 8-14 year olds. light edgewear else vg cond.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9706  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Queensland Year Book 1993
Cornish, J.K.
Australian Bureau of Statistics Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1992 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with glossy pictorial boards, first edition, 880gms, 277 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000477  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Extreme South: Struggles and Triumph of the First Australian Team to the Pole
Brown, Ian
ISBN: 1862760314
Australian Geographic P/L Terrey Hills, NSW, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 886gms, 255 pages. This absorbing book relates the experiences of these modern day explorers throughout the 60 challenging days of their 1300km trek, and thanks to Ian Brown's photography, shows us the vastness, majesty and uncompromising nature of the Antarctic landscape. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. DJ is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000483  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Voices of the Bush: Country Australia on ABC Radio
Ross, John (ed.)
ISBN: 0733309313
ABC Books Sydney, Australia 2001 First Edition
 Soft Cover Gloosy pictorial softcover, first edition, 752gms, 284 pages. This book provides interviews with scores of country people - authentic voices straight into the ABC microphones. This book is about the people of the bush, from past times to today. It takes the essence of ABC Rural Radio to all of Australia. Book is in very good condition with very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000538  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sydney and the Bush: A Pictorial History of Education in New South Wales
NSW Department of Education
ISBN: 0724044795
New South Wales Department of Education Australia 1980 Reprint
 Hard Cover Hardcover with pictorial boards and no dustjacket, reprint of first edition, 836gms, 271 pages, illustrated map endpapers. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000610  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Everest: 50 Years of Struggle to Reach the Top of the World
Craig, George
ISBN: 1842228382
Carlton Books London, England 2002 Edition Not Stated
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with glossy pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated (assumed first edition), 988gms, 128 pages. This book provides an amazing insight into the difficulties and hardships encountered in reaching the summit of Everest. It also encapsulates the incredible beauty and magnificence that has inspired so many mountaineers in their attempts to conquer the highest mountain in the world. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000736  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Century-Makers, The: The Men Behind the Ashes 1877-1977
Tyson, Frank
ISBN: 0091372119
Hutchinson Group P/L Melbourne, Australia 1982 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 546gms, 567 pages. This book offers the cricket-lover a wealth of detail about every aspect of Test cricket with fresh insight into the personalities and characters of its great players. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and minor page discolouration/spotting throughout. Softcover shows some discolouration. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000742  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Claws of the Bear, The: The Epic Story of the Most Powerful Force on Earth - The Red Army
Moynahan, Brian
ISBN: 0099682001
Arrow Books Limited London, England 1989 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 436gms, 468 pages. The author's brilliannt study reveals the enormity of this huge fighting machine - and the purges, wars and rivalries it has survived. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. The front cover has a small tear on it, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001092  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Quest of a Hemisphere (Pro Patria Series)
Boyle, Donzella Cross
Western Islands Wisconsin, USA 1970 First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover, first edition, dust jacket missing, 1270gms, 633 pages. This book is a factual American history written from documents, manuscripts, journals, diaries, letters, newspapers, and rare books in the Library of Congress. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is missing. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and have been covered in contact for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/No Jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001111  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History, The
Bassett, Jan
ISBN: 0195532430
Oxford University Press Melbourne, Australia 1994 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1140gms, 304 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and some light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001117  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Captain Bligh and Mr Christian: The Men and the Mutiny
Hough, Richard
ISBN: 009908600X
Arrow Books Limited London, England 1974 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 602gms, 320 pages. The author has followed the track of the Bounty and of the open boat in which her Captain completed on of the most hazardous voyages in maritime history. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001167  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Broken Hill: A Pictorial History
Kearns, R.H.B.
Investigator Press Hawthorndene, South Australia, Australia 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, no dustjacket, first edition, 748gms, 248 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Boards are in fair condition with fading to front and spine. Boards show shelf wear and chipping particularly to bottom of spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair to Good/No Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001367  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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From Armageddon to the Fall of Rome: How the Ancient Warlords Changed the World
Durschmied, Erik
ISBN: 0340821779
Hodder & Stoughton Limited London, England 2002 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 332gms, 434 pages. This is the true story of the myth makers - Thutmosis, Kindg David, Leonidas, Xerxes, Alexander, Hannibal and the mighty Caesar. Brave and reckless, intelligent and foolish, lucky and ill-fated, their battles were won and lost by ruse, trickery, chance, stupidity and by unsurpassed military brilliance. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001628  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Maya, The
Coe, Michael
ISBN: 050027455X
Thames & Hudson Ltd New York, USA 1988 Fourth Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, fourth edition (revised), 544gms, 200 pages, 146 illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 001753  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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United: A History of the Federated Municipal and Shire Council Employees Union of Australia, New South Wales Division
McMahon, Peter
ISBN: 0958011745
The United Services Union Sydney, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 598gms, 180 pages. This book tells the story of unionism in local government and the electricity industry recording the achievements and the battles of the past 100 years up until 2003. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen inscription on the first title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001903  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Major Disasters of the World
Genzmer, Herbert; Kershner, Sybille; and Schutz, Christian
ISBN: 9781407501901
Parragon Book Bath, England 2007 First Thus
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 756gms, 95 pages. In chronological order, this book presents some of the most spectacular disasters in history, many of which have extracted an anormous toll in human lives, or at least deeply shaken our faith in technology. Disasters include: the plague; the sinking of the Titanic; influenza; atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki; AIDS; eruption of Mt St Helens; explosion of the Challenger; Chernobyl meltdown; 9/11; and hurricane Katrina. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in very good condition with little visible shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS96  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Great Campaigns of World War II
Davies, J B
ISBN: 0729602109
Books For Pleasure Sydney, Australia 1980 Edition Not Stated
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1715gms, 320 pages. This book provides a study of five og the greatest campaigns of World War II: Battle of Atlantic; Battle of Britain; Desert War; D-Day; and Battle of Pacific. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO131  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Larousse Encyclopedia of Byzantine and Medieval Art
Huyghe, Rene (ed)
ISBN: 0600023788
Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited  1974 Reprint
 Soft Cover Soft cover, reprint, 1410g, 416pgs. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ART131  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Captain Cook: His Artists, His Voyages
Fagan, Jim (ed)
Daily Telegraph Sydney, Australia 1970 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover, first edition, 406g, 64pgs, coloured endpapers. The Daily Telegraph portfolio of original works by artists who sailed with Captain Cook. Book is in fair condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with heavy shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ART142  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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It Doesn’t End There: Great Australian Stories with a Twist
Laws, John; Stewart, Christopher
ISBN: 1405037539
Pan Macmillan Sydney, Australia 2006 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with laminated illustrated cover, first edition, 480gms, 405 pages. This book is a collection of John Law's favourite stories, following on from the bestselling success of There's Always More to the Story. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, moderate discolouration to page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AUST54  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Heroes Under the Southern Cross: Volume I
no author
ISBN: 095770237X
Readers' Digest Sydney, Australia 2000 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover, first edition, 658g, 192pgs, coloured endpapers. The gripping, inspiring true stories about the courage and self-sacrifice of ordinary Australians and New Zealanders faced with extraordinary challenges, volume I of II, coloured photographs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AUST64  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Great Aussie Pub Crawl, The
Baglin, Douglass; Austin, Yvonne
ISBN: 0867770376
Child & Associates Publishing Pty Ltd Sydney, Australia 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hard cover, first edition, 860g, 127pgs, photographs on endpapers. Presents a smorgasbord of Australian pubs, including the old, the new, the quaint, the grand, the ugly, the beautiful, the bizarre, and the commonplace. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AUST97  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Lachlan Macquarie: His Life, Adventures and Times
Ellis, M. H.
ISBN: 0207137560
Angus & Robertson Publishers Sydney, Australia 1978 Famous Australian Lives Editio
 Paperback Paperback, Famous Australian Lives Edition, 700gms, 614pages. Lachlan Macquarie is one of the greatest figures in Australian history, the Scottish soldier who ruled the continent from 1810 to 1821, and who endowed it with its first organized finance and commerce, its first inland explored and settlement, its first highways and paved streets, its first fine architecture, and its first official patronage of the arts and literature. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout. There is a small sticker mark on the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS178  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hayden
Stubbs, John
ISBN: 0855613394
William Heinemann Port Melbourne, Vic 1989 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hard cover, first edition, 716g, 333pgs. An unauthorised biography, written by a man who knew the Governor General for 25 years and has interviewed him at legnth. This book casts new light on the mysteries and complexities of one of Australia's most remarkable public figures. Book is in fair to good condition with mild spotting throughout, and moderate general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair to Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS248  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The encyclopedia of Discovery and Exploration PACIFIC VOYAGES
Var.
Doubleday New York 1973 First Edition
 Hard Cover 488pp, profusely illus. Nfine in vg dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6159  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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King Arthur
St. John Parker, Michael
Pitkins Guides Andover  
 Soft Cover 28pp. Illustrated card covers (by Andrew Jamieson). Gloss colour throughout. ISBN 0853727368. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010485  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Warwick Castle: The First Mediaeval Castle in England
no author
Warwick Castle Britain  
 Soft Cover 56pp. Pictorial card covers. Gloss colour throughout. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010487  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Hampton Court Palace (The Official Guide Book)
Thurley, Simon
Historic Royal Palaces Agency London 1996 
 Soft Cover 70pp. Pictorial card covers. Gloss colour throughout. Contact Eldoradobooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010488  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A History of State Education in Victoria
Sweetman, Edward; Long, Charles R.; Smyth, John
Education Department of Victoria (Critchley Parker) Melbourne 1922 1st Edition
 Soft Cover viii+312pp. Cloth card covers. Some separation along spine at front section. Overall neat and tidy. Previous owner's name in pencil to front endpaper. B&W plates. Printed by Specialty Press.  Fair - Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010495  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A Short History of 100 Years of Bowling: 1903 - 2003
no author
Corowa Bowls Club Corowa 2003 1st Edition
 Soft Cover 96pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. ISBN 095031406 (sic).  Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010496  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Don’t You Worry About That! The Joh Bjelke-Petersen Memoirs
Bjelke-Petersen, Johannes
ISBN: 020716374X
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1990 First Edition
 Hard Cover vi,259pp, b&w pls.Slight foxing to eps, else ex.copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320513  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Aboriginal Bark Canoes
Edwards, Robert
Rigby Adelaide 1975 Reprint
 Hard Cover 80pp. Olive green boards. White illustration to front board. Excellent condition with neat gift inscription to verso front endpaper. B&W photographs + colour plates. D/W has hint of rub at tips.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010504  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Eureka. Rebellion Beneath the Southern Cross
Gold, Geofrfrey (ed)
Rigby Adelaide 1977 First Edition
 Hard Cover 120pp, ills. Near fine in vg dj with one 2cm closed tear Printed on high quality stock. Story of a small revolution in Australian history attempting democracy.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320517  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Job Australia is Doing
Anon.
Australian Government, Canberra 1943 
 Soft Cover Fine. 32pp, Small propaganda leaflet with ills, diagrams etc. The achievements of the fighting services and the homefront. Sepia toned, no cover, looks as though it was designed to be an insert in boo k or magazine. Excellent condition.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10641  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Last Anzacs Gallipoli 1915
Stephens, Tony (text); Siewert, Steven (photographs)
ISBN: 1875171029
Allen & Kemsley Sydney 1996 Reprint
 Hard Cover Pict. laminated boards, 96pp, photos. Those remaining at the time of publishing. Foreword by Sir Roden Cutler.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320534  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Roman Forum
Grant, Michael; photographs by Werner Forman
ISBN: 0600375560
Hamlyn London 1974 First Thus
 Soft Cover 240pp, photos throughout.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320564  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Akarana: The Ports of Auckland
Rose, John
Centennial Publication of the Auckland Harbour Board 1871 - 1971 Auckland 1971 
 Hard Cover 240pp. Blue boards. Gilt lettering. Book excellent unmarked condition. Illustrated throughout with both b&w and colour photographs. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper has 1" loss top of spine, edge abrasions and minor foxing.  Near Fine/Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009663  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Last Islands: History of the Whitsunday and Cumberland Islands
Bates, John
Boolarong Publications Brisbane 1993 2nd Edition
 Hard Cover 120pp. Blue boards. White lettering. Illustrated with colour and sepia photographs. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0864391684.  Fine/Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009796  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Nuremberg Evil on Trial
Owen, James
ISBN: 0755315995
Headline London 2996 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback 376pp, index, ills.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3367  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pirates Rogues’ Gallery
Matthews, John
ISBN: 9781741785098
Summit Rowville 2007 First Edition
 Hard Cover The most bloodthirsty pirates aaaaarr! 32pp. All colour  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320598  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pirates Rogues’ Gallery
Matthews, John
ISBN: 9781741785098
Summit Rowville 2007 First Edition
 Hard Cover The most bloodthirsty pirates aaaaarr! 32pp. All colour  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320602  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Beersheba a journey through Australia’s forgotten war
Daley, Paul
ISBN: 9780522855999
Melbourne University Press Melbourne 2010 Reprint
 Large trade Paperback xii,340pp, photos, maps, index.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320618  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Sex and the British: A Twentieth Century History
Ferris, Paul
ISBN: 0749317051
Mandarin Paperbacks London, England 1994 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 282gms, 461 pages. In his vivid and wide-ranging account of the British way of sex since 1900, Ferris goes behind the closed doors of almost a century of sexual history - and finds things that will shock, delight and surprise us all. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR115  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Island of Hope, Island of Tears
Brownstone, David M.; Franck, Irene M.; and Brownstone, Douglass L.
ISBN: 0140088202
Penguin Books New York, USA 1986 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 307pp, 234gms. In their own words, the stories of those who made the great migration through Ellis Island. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISUSA44  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Australian Labor Movement 1850-1907. Extracts from contemporary documents
Ebbels R N
Lansdowne Melbourne 1965 
 Hard Cover xx,255pp, ex-library, hardcover in dj. vg. An important book for students of the Australian Labor movement. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 356  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pozieres, 1916: Australians on the Somme
Charlton, Peter
ISBN: 0454008163
Methuen Haynes North Ryde (Sydney) 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,318pp, maps, index, ills.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320716  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australian Labor Party History in Documents (Vol III: The Radical Left)
no author
Collins Dove Melbourne 1990 
 Soft Cover viii+232pp. Card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. ISBN 0859247643.  Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008404  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Mayan Dream Walk: Literate Shamanism in the Yucatan
Luxton, Richard (with Pablo Balam)
Rider (Hutchinson Pubishing) London 1981 1st Edition
 Soft Cover 254pp. Pictorial card covers. Book in a very firm, clean and unmarked condition. B&W plates. ISBN 0091448212. Thestory of Mayan hieroglyphic writing.  Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010541  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A Pictorial History of the American Indian
La Farge, Oliver
Spring Books London  
 Hard Cover 256pp. Buff cloth boards. Black lettering spine. Book firm, clean and unmarked. B&W illustrations throughout. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper has light foxing and 2" tear top of spine. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+/Good+
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010544  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Bruised Pearl of Africa: Uganda Past and Present
Prentice, Madge L.
Spectrum Publications Richmond 1990 1st Edition
 Soft Cover 112pp. Pictorial card covers. Previous owner's details stamped to opening page. Colour and b&w plates. ISBN 0867862580. Contact EdoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010547  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A Pictorial History of Australians at War
Nelson, Robert et al
Hamlyn Sydney 1970 First Edition
 Hard Cover 4to, 323pp, profusely ills in col and b/w. .  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320727  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Origins of Political Surveillance in Australia
Cain, Frank
ISBN: 020714818X
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,306pp, index. Nice copy lacking the dustwrapper  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320736  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Price of Admiralty
McGuire, Paul & Frances
Oxford University Press Melbourne 1944 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xiv+330pp. Red cloth boards. Black lettering spine. Front endpaper removed. Book clean and unmarked. Binding sound and firm. Coloured frontispiece + b/w plates. Touch of fray to ends of spine.  Good/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008294  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Enchanted World, The: Legends of Valour
Lehane, Brendan
ISBN: 0705408841
TimeLife Books Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1991 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hard cover, reprint, 994g, 142pgs, patterned endpapers. Part of a TimeLife series on The Enchanted World, this edition looks at the history and origins of Celtic legends and myths, such as the epic story of Cuchulain, and King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with two small tears and moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Fair
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS61  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Enchanted World, The: Fabled Lands
Phillips, Ellen (ed)
ISBN: 0705408922
TimeLife Books Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1986 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 984g, 142pgs, decorated endpapers. Part of a TimeLife series on The Enchanted World, this edition looks at the fabled lands of history. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS105  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Asian Tragedy, An: Conflict in Indochina
Pollock, Alan
ISBN: 0195531779
Oxford University Press Melbourne, VIC 1991 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 348g, 123pgs. Looks at the early history of the Indochina region, colonisation by the French and how this stimulated the growth of nationalism, particularly in Vietnam. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear. The book is ex-library and shows the associated stampings and markings. Book has been covered in clear plastic and stuck to covers for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Ex-Library Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR144  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Girl With the Swansdown Seat, The
Pearl, Cyril
Horwitz Publications Inc. London, England 1969 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 320gms, 277 pages. A light hearted look at the sexual realities behind the facade of Mid-Victorian morality. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Front cover shows some creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR116  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Fragile Peace, The: The Eventful 20th Century (Reader’s Digest)
Cochrane, James
ISBN: 0864493991
Readers' Digest New York, NY 1999 Reprint
 Hard Cover Hardcover, reprint, 1020g, 160pgs, illustrated endpapers. Chronicles the two dizzying decades that followed the cataclysm of the First World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS58  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Colours of Kangaroo Island: 100 Stories of the People and Places That Make Up Its History
Dudley Writers Group (compiled by)
ISBN: 0959936726
Dudley Writers Group KI Inc. Kangaroo Island, SA, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 234gms, 135 pages. The 100 stories in this book are presented under a symbolic number, to indicate a good-sized collection. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AUST152  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Way We Lived, The: The Eventful 20th Century (Reader’s Digest)
Douglas-Cooper, Helen; and Kerr-Jarrett, Andrew (eds)
ISBN: 0864493983
The Reader's Digest Association Limited London, England 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1000g, 160pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are also in very good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg with packaging and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS106  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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A SWORD FOR MR FITTON
Styles, Showell
ISBN: 057110732X
Faber & Faber London 1975 First Edition
 Hard Cover 188pp. vg in good dj. Acting-Lieutenant Michael Fitton lived and fought in the same period as Horatio Nelson.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8432  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Tobruk
Fitzsimons, Peter
ISBN: 9780732276454
HarperCollins Sydney 2006 Reprint
 Hard Cover xxiv,580pp, index, b&w photographs.Owner name else near fine copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 19.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 320834  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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In Action with the SAS
Horner, David - with Neil Thomas
ISBN: 9781741755527
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest (Sydney) 2009 Revised and Updated Edition
 Large trade Paperback Revised and updated edition of 'Phantoms of the Jungle',xx,356pp, index, b&w photos.  Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320849  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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On Patrol with the SAS. Sleeping with your ears open
McKay, Gary
ISBN: 9781741752885
Allen & Unwin St Leonards (Sydney) 2007 New Edition
 Trade Paperback xx,305pp, index, plates. Borneo and South Vietnam with the Australian Special Air Service Regiment.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320846  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Francis Parkman’s Works - New Library Edition
Parkman, Francis
Musson Toronto 1885 Reprint
 Hard Cover 12 volume set, probably later printing. Bound in green cloth with gilt on spine. Internally excellent. Some volumes have a little insect damage to spines, and there is a little blotching to a couple of volumes. In all a fine looking set.  Very Good
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320859  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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State of Africa, The: A History of Fifty Years of Independence
Meredith, Martin
ISBN: 9780743232227
The Free Press London, England 2006 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 524gms, 752 pages. An epic account of Africa's post-independence era covers 50 years of change. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAFR6  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Gold: Australia
Crago, Tony
Murray David Publishing Terrey Hills, NSW 2000 First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft cover, first edition, 322g, 71pgs. Talented author and artist Tony Crago tells the story of the dramatic times of the Australian gold rushes in words and pictures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS403  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Gold: Australia
Crago, Tony
Murray David Publishing Terrey Hills, NSW 2000 First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft cover, first edition, 322g, 71pgs. Talented author and artist Tony Crago tells the story of the dramatic times of the Australian gold rushes in words and pictures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS509  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Scarlet Mile, The: A Social History of Prostitution in Kalgoorlie, 1894-2004
McKerron, Elaine
ISBN: 1920694226
University of Western Australia Press Crawley, WA, Australia 2005 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 382g, 188pgs. This is a compelling and fascinating social history of prostitution in Kalgoorlie, where the local brothels and the police station have shared the same street for more than a century. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a sticker from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS514  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Outline of History, The: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind (Volume 1)
Wells, H. G.
Garden City Books New York, USA  Revised and Updated Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with cream boards, no dust jacket, revised and updated edition, 732g, 504pgs. This is the first volume in H G Wells' famous series of books chronicling history. This volume covers the world before man. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen/texta mark on the inside front loose endpaper. The rear board shows some mild water damage, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS108  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hoods, Harlots & Hustlers: Crimes That Shocked Our Young Nation
Travers, Robert
ISBN: 020713362X
Angus & Robertson London, England 1976 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 158gms, 222 pages. Here are the daring, despicable and foolhardy crimes that rocked our colonial forefathers. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book shows heavy fading to spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
Book Number: TRU68  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Second World War Volume VI - Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill
   
   
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7  Bookseller: Lockhart Bookshop
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The Great Controversy Between Christ and Satan
Ellen G White
  1916 
 HC  
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16  Bookseller: Lockhart Bookshop
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ELVIS AFTER ELVIS : The Posthumous Career of a Living Legend
Rodman, Gilbert B.
ISBN: 0415110033
Routledge London 1996 First Edition
 Softcover with Fold-in Flaps xiii, + 231pp., plus 32 page, b/white illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, small indented area to front panel (price-sticker removal?). " . . . traces Elvis Presley's myriad manifestations in contemporay popular and not-so-popular culture . . . Bradley draws upon an extensive and eclectic body of Elvis 'sightings' . . . shows how Elvis has become inseparable from many of the defining myths of US culture, enmeshed with the American dream and the very idea of the 'United States', caught up in debates about race, gender and sexuality, and in the wars over what constitutes a national culture." Book weight approx. 625g.   Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008232  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Town That Died, The: A Chronicle of the Halifax Disaster
Bird, Michael J.
ISBN: 1551091267
Nimbus Publishing Limited Halifax, Canada 1995 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 186gms, 192 pages. The true story of the greatest man-made explosion before Hiroshiima. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISCAN2  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Australian Sport Through Time: 2004 Edition
Barnard, Loretta; Etherington, Kate; and Olds, Margaret
ISBN: 0759310033
Random House Australia Pty Ltd Milsons Point, Australia 2004 Sixth Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, sixth edition, 2.4kg, 541pgs. This is the sixth edition of this wonderful book that marks Australia's history through sport from the 1870s through to 2003. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 2.4kg and will incur additional postage.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPO19  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Written in Gold: The Story of Gulgong
Maxwell, Eileen
ISBN: 0959727418
  1982 Sixth Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, sixth edition, 204gms, 108 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout, signed by author on inside back of front cover, scuffing to gold illustrated cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS242  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Written in Gold: The Story of Gulgong - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Maxwell, Eileen
Gulgong Pioneer Museum and Historical Society Gulgong, Australia 1961 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 110gms, pages unnumbered. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout and light soiling to card cover. Inside front page shows two ownership stamps that have been blacked out with texta, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS405  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Let’s Look at The Blue Mountains Area - ’Gateway to the West’
Byfield, C. C.
ISBN: 0909214158
Katoomba Scenic Railway Katoomba, Australia 1980 Fifth Edition
 Stapled Booklet Softcover, fifth edition, 1980, 96gms, 29 pages. An introduction to the many feature of this fascinating region. Book is in good condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS533  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Alexander Berry and Elizabeth Wollstonecraft
Swords, Meg
ISBN: 0855871288
North Shore Historical Society North Shore, Australia 1978 First Edition
 Stapled Booklet Stapled softcover, first edition, 102gms, 44 pages. This book is all about one of the North Shore's oldest dwelling and in particular Alexander Berry and Elizabeth Wollstonecraft. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS535  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Joh’s K.O.
Miller, Ian and Tony Koch, Illustrated by Alan Moir
ISBN: 0908175760
Boolarong Brisbane 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover Small gift inscription else vg. How Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen turned a defeat into a victory and how he won the 1983 Queensland election. 209 pp.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11279  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Illustrated History of New South Wales.
Flower, Cedric
ISBN: 0727014056
Rigby Adelaide 1981 First Edition
 Hard Cover 223pp. lavishly illus. with historic photos and drawings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1137  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The story of The Australian People.
Horne, Donald.
Reader's Digest Sydney 1985 First Thus
 Hard Cover Illus lam bds, 4to, 320pp, prof illus in col and b/w. P/o name stamp, else vg.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2225  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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PRESENT DAY ART IN AUSTRALIA 2
Ure Smith, Sydney (ed)
Ure Smith Sydney 1945 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Good/Poor. First Edition. Original cloth in dustjacket. Dustjacket very worn and foxed, prelims foxed, frontis has a little rubbing, Prize plate on ffep,112pp. colour & black & white plates. Includes Dobell, James Gleason, Margaret Preston, Donald Friend and many others.  Good/Poor
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5154  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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I, THE ABORIGINAL
Lockwood, Douglas, Illustrated by Ainslie Roberts
ISBN: 0727013653
Rigby Adelaide 1980 First Thus
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Thus. Small 4to. ISBN:0 7270 1365 3. light edgewear with light spotting on top edge else vg in like dj. 45 ills. by Ainslie Roberts. First published in 1962, the book is the story of Waipuldanya of the Alawa tribe in the Northern territory.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8525  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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SUNNY MEMORIES Australians at the Seaside
Wells, Lana
ISBN: 0909104476
Greenhouse Melbourne 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover Laminated Boards. . gift inscription on ffep else vg in dj. Beautifully illus in colour and b&w. Our beach culture   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9074  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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SYDNEY SKETCHBOOK
Van Sommers, Tess, Illustrated by Unk White
Rigby Adelaide 1965 Reprint
 Hard Cover . 64pp. very light edgewear else vg in like dw. A record and history of some of Sydney's most notable buildings.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9264  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Winnowed Verses
Lawson, Henry
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1937 
 Hard Cover Australian bush poetry. Foxing throughout, but structurally sound. Dj ripped and deficient, but repaired and protected.  Good/Poor
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14067  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australian Fish and How to Catch Them
Allan, Richard
ISBN: 186302087X
Weldon Sydney 1990 First Edition
 Hard Cover 400pp, index. Over 200 fish, where to catch them, gear,rig, bait, cooking. Ills. throughout in full colour.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18976  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Treasures of the State Library of New South Wales. The Australiana Collections
Robertson, Anne
ISBN: 073222411X
Collins Sydney 1988 First Edition
 Card Covers xiv,194pp, inc. index.Many colour & b&w photos. Some of the priceless pieces of Australia's cultural heritage, especially the donations of Mitchell and Dixson.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Big Shots : Inside Melbourne’s Gangland Wars
Shand, Adam
ISBN: 9780670040711
Viking Melbourne 2007 Reprint
 Large trade Paperback 406pp, 16pp of plates, mainly colour.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29559  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australia’s Yesterdays. A look at our recent past
Reader’s Digest and Cyril Pearl
ISBN: 0909486239
Reader's Digest Sydney 1974 Reprint
 Hard Cover 360pp, index. 100s of photos. A little edgewear and some foxing to prelims else very good. Wonderful photos.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Boom-Boom! A Century of Australian Comedy
Johnson, Rob; and Smiedt, David
ISBN: 0733609384
Hodder Headline Australia Sydney, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 722gms, 376 pages. In a fascinating blend of social history, interviews, photos and sketches, this book chronicles a century of Australian comedy and features the likes of Dame Edna, the D-Gen and much more. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ENTTV38  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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From Earlier Fleets: Hemisphere - An Aboriginal Anthology 1978
Henderson, Kenneth Russell (ed)
Hemisphere Australia 1978 First Edition
 Softcover Large softcover, first edition, 248gms, 96 pages. This is an anthology of articles that appeared in the Hemisphere publication. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
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As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigneous Australians
ATSIC
ISBN: 0642320225
Office of Public Affairs Woden, ACT, Australia 1998 Reprint with Corrections
 Softcover Softcover, reprint with corrections, 292gms, 71 pages. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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A Pictorial History of Queensland - presented by Frank Warwick
O’Connor, Terry
Robert Brown Brisbane 1996 First Edition
 Hard Cover 288pp, photos throughout, time line, sources listed. Prev. owner details, else vg in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4200  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE TERRITORY
Appleton, Marie with photography By Gunther Deichmann
ISBN: 0949155071
Savvas Adelaide 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth.. 248pages. mainly magnificent colour photos of Australia's Northern Territory. Gift inscript on front endpaper, else a near fine copy in like dustjacket.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4377  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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ENGLISH SOCIAL HISTORY a survey of Six Centuries Chaucer to Queen Victoria
Trevelyan, G.M., O.M.
Book Club Associates London 1973 Book Club
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Reprint. 8vo. 628pp. Owners book plate on ffep, light edgewear with lightly browned pages else good readable copy in poor dw.  Good/Poor
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9724  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Riddle of the Titanic
Gardiner, Robin; Van Der Vat, Dan
ISBN: 0297815288
The Softback Preview London 1995 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback xvi,312pp, index, b&w plates.  Fine
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
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Historic Ships of the World
Heine, William C.
ISBN: 0727003399
Rigby Adelaide 1977 First Edition
 Hard Cover 156pp, index, lavishly illus. in colour and black&white.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Obedience or Choice: The Major Issues of the Modern World
Cowie, Russell
ISBN: 070162065X
The Jacaranda Press Milton, Australia 1987 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 994g, 532pgs. This book encourages students to interpret human motivation and to see historical events as human reactions to other events. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Cover shows some light discolouration and some bumping to corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS110  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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A Day Before Yesterday: Good Old Sydney Town
Davis, Abe
A. Davis Sydney  
 Soft Cover viii+140pp. White card covers. Book firm and clean. Previous owner's name to opening page. B&W photographs. Author's memoirs of Sydney. ISBN 0959205500. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008727  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Leviathan: The Unauthorised Biography of Sydney
Birmingham, John
Vintage Milsons Point 2000 
 Soft Cover Illustrated card covers. B&W plates. ISBN 0091842034.  Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008728  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Turning Points in the Making of Australia
Page, Michael, Illustrated by Robert Ingpen
ISBN: 0727013394
Rigby Adelaide 1980 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Fiirst Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 128pp, beautifully illustrated by Robert Ingpen.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3691  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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DISCOVERING TASMANIA
Pringle-jones, Jennifer
Melbourne: Decalon, 1981   
  Soft Cover. Very Good. First Edition. Square 4to. 96pp. Profusely illus.  
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7012  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Question of Polish . The Antique Market in Australia
Ingram, Terry
Collins Sydney 1979 
 Hard Cover 4to, hc, dj, 192pp, b/w pls, vg. A look at the wheelers and dealers in old wares in Australia. A slice of Australian history  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 706  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN COOK
Rienits, Rex and Thea
Hamlyn London 1969 Second Impression
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Second Impression. Large 4to. 157pp, profusely illus in colour & b&w. A little foxing to prelims and greetings on title page else a very good copy of a lovely book.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12310  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australia: from the Dawn of Time to the Present Day
Var
Oswald Ziegler Publications Sydney  
 Hard Cover Boards. Very Good/Good. Folio. The story of Australia from pre-historic times to somewhere in the mid sixties judging by the outfits. BW photos and ills on every page. 240 pp. DJ edge worn, but repair ed and protected.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12531  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Southern Expansion of the Chinese People
Fitzgerald, C. P.
Praeger New York 1972 Reprint
 Hard Cover Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. Fifth Impression. 8vo. Chinese history. 230 pp.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13264  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Northern Gateway
Flynn, Frank, with Keith Willey
Leonard Sydney  
  Original Cloth. 8vo. Cloth, 232pp, ills and pls, very good in sl chipped dustjacket. Inscribed by Flynn to previous owners.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14593  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Guide to the Early Christian and Byzantine Antiquities in the Department of British and Mediaeval Antiquities
Var.
British Museum Press London 1921 Second Edition
 Card Covers 15 plates, a sketch map and 105 ills. Offsetting on end pages. Worn spine - structurally very sound. 191 pp.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15085  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The First American a story of North American archaeology
Ceram, C. W
ISBN: 0224011235
Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich New York 1971 First Edition
 Hard Cover xxii,357pp, owner name, faded spine on dj, else vg. Ills.  Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321010  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Earth’s Last Frontiers. A History of Discovery and Exploration
Var
London: Aldus books/Jupiter Books, 1973   
  Original Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 488pp, profusely illus. Part of a set of 5 books.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17017  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Eastern Islands, Southern Seas . A History of Discovery and Exploration
Var
London: Aldus books/Jupiter Books, 1973   
  Original Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 488pp, profusely illus. Part of a set of 5 books.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17018  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Africa and Asia: Mapping Two Continents. A History of Discovery and Exploration
Var
London: Aldus books/Jupiter Books, 1973   
  Original Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 488pp, profusely illus. Part of a set of 5 books.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17020  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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COMPLETE BOOK OF AUSTRALIAN FOLK LORE
Scott, Bill ( Compiled and annotated By )
Sydney: Summit Books, 1978   
  Very Good. Reprint. Large 4to. 430pp, incl b&w ills, musical scores, near fine in thick card covers.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17958  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Readings in Latin American History. Volume 1: To 1810
Hanke, Lewis (ed)
Crowell New York 1969 Reprint
 Trade Paperback Selected articles for the 'Hispanic American Historical Review'.334pp  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20543  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Queen Victoria’s Sketchbook
Warner, Marina
ISBN: 0333271327
Macmillan London 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover 224pp, index. Victoria drew and painted all her life. Many ills. accompany the text which shows the Queen as gayer and much less severe than her normally percived public persona.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20927  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Short History of Socialism
Lichtheim, George
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1970 First Edition
 Trade Paperback xii,362pp. Some tape stains from old plastic cover else near vg.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321044  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Move Your Shadow: South Africa, Black and White
Lelyveld, Joseph
ISBN: 0812912373
Times London 1985 First Edition
 Original Cloth An in depth examination of South Africa. 385 pp.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21480  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Colours of Australia
Morrison, Reg; Lang, Mark
ISBN: 070181652X
Lansdowne Sydney 1985 Reprint
 Hard Cover 128pp, glorious colour photography throughout by Morrison.   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21932  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The First Tasmanians
Price, Pat Peatfield
ISBN: 0727010069
Rigby Adelaide 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover 88pp, index. ills. Ex-library, else sound copy. Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321051  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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While History Passed (The Story of the Australian Nurses Who Were Prisoners of the Japanese for Three and a Half Years).
Simons, Jesse Elizabeth
William Heinemann Ltd Melbourne 1954 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xviii+134pp. Illustrated wrapper pasted to boards. Private lending library markings at front. B&W plates + illustrations.  Good+/Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008300  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A Literary Heritage Henry Lawson
Lawson, Henry - intro by Brian Kiernan
ISBN: 0701820101
Weldon Sydney 1992 Reprint
 Hard Cover 304pp, sepia plates. Companion volume to 'Banjo' Paterson. Nicely produced collection of stories and poems. Near fine in sl. spine faded dj.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22878  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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To Guide and Guard beginnings of the Guide Dogs for the Blind movement in Australia 1951-1962
Hasluck, Alexandra
University of Western Australia Press Perth 1967 First Edition
 Hard Cover xii,75pp, photos, index. Good in whole but repaired dj.  Good/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321070  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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New Ways in An Ancient Land: Australia From Penal Colony to Prosperous Nation 1778 to 1900
Phillips, Valmai; Drury, Susan; Latta, David; and Smtih, Ruth Gurnani
ISBN: 0858359138
Bay Books Kensington, Australia  Edition Not Stated
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 279pp, weighs 1035 gms. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear plastic and stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS552  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Gold of the Pharaohs. An exhibition provided by the Egyptian Antiquities Assoc.
Hope, Colin A.
ISBN: 0642137749
Museum of Victoria Melbourne 1988 Revised Edition
 Imitation Leather 144pp, colour photographs throughout. Exhibtion catalogue. Blue leatherette with gilt, dec. eps.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24238  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australian Dreaming. 40,000 Years of Aboriginal History
Isaacs, Jennifer ( Compiled & edited by)
ISBN: 070181330X
Lansdowne Sydney 1981 Reprint
 Hard Cover 304pp, index. Colour photos throughout. Material includes individual contributions from over 40 Aboriginal story-tellers.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24496  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Pictorial History of Love
Tabori, Paul
Spring Books London 1968 Reprint
 Hard Cover 320pp, inc. index. Lavishly illus. in b&w throughout, interesting historical and exotic photographs. Vg black cloth h/c in sl chipped dj.  Very Good/Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24568  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Yalumba & Its People
Linn, Rob
Samuel Smith & Son Angaston 1999 First Edition
 Hard Cover 274pp, index, ills., ribbon markers.  Fine/Fine
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25008  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN COOK
Rienits, Rex and Thea
Hamlyn London 1968 First Edition
 Hard Cover 157pp, profusely illus in colour & b&w. Near fine in good plus dj, with some wear to top of spine and a closed tear. Jacket now repaired and protected.  Near Fine/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25002  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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"The Australian Presence in the Pacific" Burns Philp 1914-1946
Buckley, K.; Klugman, K.
ISBN: 0868610070
George Allen & Unwin Sydney 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover viii,392pp, index, maps, plates. Fascinating company history.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321062  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Maritime England. The Nation’s Heritage
Shea, Michael
ISBN: 0600368033
Country Life London 1981 First Edition
 Hard Cover 208pp, index, lavishly illus. The influence of the sea on the British people from the time of King Alfred to the date of publication.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321102  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Bormann. The Man Who Manipulated Hitler
Von Lang, Jochen
Book Club Associates London 1979 Book Club Reprint
 Hard Cover x,430pp, index, 12pp of b&w plates.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26696  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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From the Ends of the Earth. The Jews in the Twentieth Century
Gilbert, Martin
ISBN: 0304354724
Cassell London 2001 First Edition
 Hard Cover 376pp, index, maps, lavishly illus. Almost as new unmarked copy.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26786  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Illustrated London News Social history of the First World War
Bishop, James
ISBN: 0207148260
Angus & Robertson London 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover 144pp, index, historic photos throughout.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27031  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Treasures of Australia
Flower, Cedric - Text. Photographs by Robin Smith
ISBN: 0859023052
Currey O'Neil Melbourne 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover 194pp, all colour photos. Index. A beautiful book of Australia's historic buildings and sites. Near fine copy  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27213  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Torch Bearer, The: Centenary Issue - 1889-1989 (The Magazine of the Sydney Church of England Grammar School)
Sydney Church of England Grammar School
Sydney Church of England Grammar School Australia 1989 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 166pp, weighs 392gms. The centenary issue of the Sydney Church of England Grammar School magazine. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS560  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sydney Church of England Grammar School: Centenary Register 1889-1989
Shore Old Boys Union Incorporated
ISBN: 0731679881
Shore Old Boys Union Incorporated North Sydney, Australia 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1051pp, weighs 1235gms. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and a few small surface scratches, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Active Service: With the Australians in the Middle East.
Military and Information Section . AIF. Middle East . Australian War Memorial
Australian War Memorial Canberra 1954 Reprint
 Hard Cover 130 pages. Official and readable record of the AIF in the Middle East. Maps, cartoons, poems, BW photos and colour plates.   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2659  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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WOLLONGONG 150 YEARS
Hayton, Ethel M. ; Ginnane, Paddy
ISBN: 0959998063
Wollongong City Council Wollongong 1984 
 Hard Cover 128pp, includes lots of great colour photos. Inscription to prev. owner, also pres. sticker signed by Mayor Arkell. Very nice copy  Fine/Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27474  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Ladies Didn’t
Crawford, Eugenie
Penguin Books Ringwood 1984 1st Edition
 Paperback vi+114pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. ISBN 0140070052. A retelling of Recollections of an Edwardian Girlhood by Eugenie McNeil (the author's mother). Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Near Fine
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010605  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The University of Sydney 1850-1975 (Some History in Pictures to Mark the 125th Year of Its Incorporation)
Fischer, G. L. (annotated by)
The University of Sydney Sydney 1975 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 132pp. Black cloth boards. Gilt lettering spine. Neat Christmas inscription to half-title page, otherwise excellent condition. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper has light edge abrasions.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008917  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Thread Across the Ocean, The: The Heroic Story of the Transatlantic Cable
Steele Gordon, John
ISBN: 0743231279
Simon & Schuster London, England 2002 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 294gms, 239 pages. This book encapsulates the sapitir of an age as a group of Victorian entrepreneurs fought to realise a dream that revolutionised communication for ever. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS114  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Eureka. Rebellion Beneath the Southern Cross
Gold, Geofrfrey (ed)
Rigby Adelaide 1977 First Edition
 Hard Cover 120pp, ills. Near fine in dj. Printed on high quality stock. Story of a small revolution in Australian history attempting democracy.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27809  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Hitler Book : The Secret Report by His Two Closest Aides
Eberle, Henrik; Uhl, Matthias
ISBN: 9780719554995
John Murray London 2006 First Thus
 Paperback xxx,370pp, index, plates. foreword by Richard Overy  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321167  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Oceanic and Australasian Mythology Library of the world’s myths and legends
Poignant, Roslyn
ISBN: 0600342832
Newnes London 1985 New and Revised Edition
 Hard Cover 144pp, index, lavishly illustrated.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 954  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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On the Road: The NRMA’s First Seventy-Five Years
Broomham, Rosemary
ISBN: 1864480084
Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd St Leonards, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 950gms, 254 pages, blue coloured endpapers. A little of three-quarters of a century ago, a group of farsighted individuals foretold the future of the motorcar in Australia. They went on to create the National Roads and Motorists' Association and this is their first Seventy-five years. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS206  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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German-Australian Called Holtermann, The: Ein Deutsch-Australier Namens Holtermann
Drinkwater, Malcolm
ISBN: 0959284532
Malcolm Drinkwater Sydney, NSW, Australia 1985 First Edition
 Stapled Softcover Stapled softcover, first edition, 104gms, 73 pages. This book covers the history of gold in Australia, Hill End and its beginning, gold miner Holtermann, and the programme of events for the Holtermann Centenary Festival. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS424  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Footnote People in Australian History
Atkinson, Ann (ed)
ISBN: 0949707120
The Fairfax Library Broadway, Australia 1987 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with yellow boards title written in black on front cover, and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 475gms, 240 pages, yellow coloured endpapers. This book details the lives of forty personalities who were newsworthy in their own day and often had a significant impact on their own times. Book is in very good condition with no to very little general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with no to very little shelf wear, no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS21  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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In Step with Sturt
Swan, Keith; Carnegie, Margaret
ISBN: 0959636544
Graphic Books Armadale, Australia 1979 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 175gms, 115 pages. This book has been written mainly for the school students and citizens who will travel the Murrumbidgee and Murray rivers. Book is in fair to good condition with very mild general wear and tear, some slight page discoloration to pages, staining to the title page, some staining and fading to the back cover, previous owners name on first page, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS51  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Pozieres, 1916: Australians on the Somme
Charlton, Peter
ISBN: 0454008163
Methuen Haynes North Ryde (Sydney) 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,318pp, maps, index, ills.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320145  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Sydney Harbour
Emanuel, Cedric; and Van Sommers, Tess
ISBN: 0726926728
Cassell Australia Limited North Ryde, NSW, Australia 1981 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, landscape format, 212gms, 64 pages. This book features black and white sketches by Cedric Emanuel of different locations around Sydney Harbour accompanied by text from Tess Van Sommers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS578  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Ready, Prepared! The History of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia - From 1928 to 2008
Greenwood, Stephen G.
ISBN: 9780958066426
The Australian Pharmaceutical Publishing Co. Ltd Chatswood, Australia 2008 First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1570gms, 518 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS579  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Newcastle and The Hunter: The Revolution of a Region
Cogan, Brian (ed)
ISBN: 1875359079
Focus Books Pty Limited Double Bay, Australia 1991 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with cream boards with writing in red and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,500gms, 216 pages, maroon coloured endpapers. Newcastle and the Hunter, The Revolution of a Region is the second in a series of sponsored books highlighting the work of the various companies and organisations that contribute to the commercial, professional, cultural and sporting lives of Australia's major cities. Book is in very good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, some very mild page discoloration and staining, message to previous owner on second page. Dust jacket is in good condition with very little shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS120  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Federal Directory of Newcastle and District 1901
Cannington, W. G (ed)
ISBN: 0959351809
Davies and Cannington, Printers and Publishers Cardiff, Australia 1981 Facsimile Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, Facsimile Edition, 350gms, 250 pages, and yellow coloured and original 1901 advertisements endpapers. A glance at the index to this directory reveals a remarkable chronicle of people, places and events associated with the early history of Newcastle and its environs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and about 5 small tears mainly to the top edge otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS139  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Historic Towns and Buildings of New South Wales Hunter Region
Crago, Tony
ISBN: 0725404779
Ure Smith P/L Sydney, Australia 1979 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown/red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 490gms, 68 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book uses a series of paintings accompanied by text to retrace the history of the Hunter region. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. This is an ex-library book and it shows the associated stampings and markings. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and curling otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS474  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Pictorial History of Lake Macquarie, A
Roberts, Ian (ed)
The Newcastle Herald Newcastle, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 130g, 32pgs. This is primarily a photographic look at Lake Macquarie and its' people, accompanied by some text on the history of the region. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS472  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Raymond Terrace and District Historical Society Bulletin (Vol 6, No 1, January 1983)
no author
Raymond Terrace and District Historical Society Australia 1983 First Edition
 Soft Card Cover Soft card cover, first edition, 142gms, page 1 to 56 (page numbers run across volumes). Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS457  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Towards the Future: A History of Kincumber Parish and Holy Cross Church (1942-1992)
Dawes, John
ISBN: 064610294X
The Holy Cross Church South Kincumber, NSW, Australia 1992 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 462gms, 276 pages. John Dawes has written a detailed history of Catholic endeavour at Kincumber, which stretches back to the early years of the 19th century. The book reflects the labours, aspirations and enduring faith of clergy, religion and laity for the love of God. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS546  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Boolaroo Bulletin: A Centenary Publication 1898-1998 - Past and Present
Editors of the Boolaroo Bulletin
Boolaroo Bulletin Boolaroo, Australia 1998 First Edition
 Stapled Booklet Stapled booklet, first edition, 82gms, 20 pages. This special edition of the Boolaroo Bulletin produced to celebrate 100 years of business in the town, features history, stories from past and present, local characters and legends, and a vision for the future economic growth of the area. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS528  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Lloyd’s Register of Yachts 1979
Lloyd’s
Lloyd's Register of Shipping London, England 1979 92nd Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with green boards, 92nd edition, 1665gms, 1332pgs, no dustjacket as issued, includes the loose first and second supplements. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/No Jacket (As Issued)
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOSAI18  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary of Australian History
Bassett, Jan
ISBN: 0195532430
Oxford University Press Melbourne 1993 First Edition
 Hard Cover 304pp, ills. Lovely production. Useful reference  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321224  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Navy Seals a history of the early years
Dockery, Kevin
ISBN: 0425178250
Berkley New York 2001 First Edition
 Hard Cover viii,358pp, index, ills.   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321227  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Spirit
Downing, Jim
ISBN: 0731503953
Australian National University Press Canberra, Australia 1988 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 350gms, 181 pages. Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Sprit is a study of the 'Outstation' or Homelands movement- a movement of Aboriginal people away from larger settlements into small communities in remote areas, generally in their own tribal 'homelands', where there are many areas of sacred importance to the ancestor, creation stories of their clans. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Torres Strait Islanders: Custom and Colonialism
Beckett, Jeremy
ISBN: 052133361X
Cambridge University Press Cambridge, England 1989 Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover with dark blue boards, no dust jacket, reprint edition, 251pp, weighs 462gms. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book is ex-library and shows the associated stampings and markings. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and have been covered in protective plastic, dust jacket missing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!! Ex-Library Good/No Jacket
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS352  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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History of Australia
Jose, Arthur W.
Angus & Robertson Publishers Sydney, Australia 1909 Third Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover, third edition, 540g, 278pgs. From the earliest times to the present day with a chapter on Australian literature. Book is in fair condition with pen inscriptions throughout, and moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair/Not Applicable
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS362  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sailing Home: A Pictorial Record of the First Fleet Re-Enactment Voyage
Iggulden, David
ISBN: 0207159653
Angus & Robertson Publishers North Ryde, AUS 1988 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hard cover, first edition, 730g, 120pgs, coloured endpapers. A stunning pictorial record of the re-enactment and celebration of the voyage of the First Fleet. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good/Good
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS365  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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What Jane Austen Ate and Charles Dickens Knew
Pool, Daniel
ISBN: 0671882368
Touchstone Books New York, NY 1993 First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft cover, first edition, 470g, 416pgs. From fox-hunting to Whist - the facts of daily life in 19th Century England. Book is in fair to good condition with mild spotting on page ends and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR80  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Battle of Britain, The
Jullian, Marcel
Heron Books Great Britain 1967 First Edition
 Hardcover Hard cover with blue leatherette boards and gilt decoration, first edition, 566g, 295pgs, decorated endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO103  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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2194 Days of War. An Illustrated Chronology of the Second World war with 620 Ills and 84 Maps.
Salmaggie, Cesare; Pallavisini, Alfredo (compiled by)
ISBN: 071120005X
Windward New York/London 1979 First Thus
 Hard Cover 754pp, index. Ills. & maps. throughout. Exc. reference. Vg+ in like dj. Very large book.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28236  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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1434: The Year A Magnificent Chinese Fleet Sailed to Italy and Ignited the Renaissance
Menzies, Gavin
ISBN: 0007275862
Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins) London, UK 2008 Reprint
 Softcover Large softcover, reprint edition, 570g, 368pgs. This book charts the final voyage of the Imperial Chinese fleet. His astonishing discoveries about China's legacy in Europe brilliantly rewrite the history of our modern world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISASI41  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Tattyara: A History of Kaniva District
Blake, Les
ISBN: 0959503811
Shire of Kaniva Kaniva, VIC, Australia 1981 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 620gms, 373 pages. This book provides a local history of the Kaniva District. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows fading and mild creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS585  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Passion, Power & Prejudice: a remarkable untold account of a magic city in the making Gold Coast, Australia
Burchill, Geoff
ISBN: 1921054190
The Author Gold Coast 2005 First Edition
 Soft Cover 624pp, index, maps, photos  Near Fine
Price: 29.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 321239  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Fragile Peace, The: The Eventful 20th Century (Reader’s Digest)
Cochrane, James
ISBN: 0864493991
The Reader's Digest Association London, England 1999 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1020g, 160pgs, illustrated endpapers. Chronicles the two dizzying decades that followed the cataclysm of the First World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS107  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Written in Gold: The Story of Gulgong
Maxwell, Eileen
ISBN: 0959727418
 Gulgong, Australia 1982 Sixth Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, sixth edition, 204gms, 108 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is some light scuffing to gold illustrated cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS519  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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History in Our Streets
Barney, Norm
ISBN: 0646303384
Newcastle Newspapers PTY Ltd Newcastle, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Large Softcover Large softcover, first edition, 525gms, 119 pages. The first History in Our Streets column appeared in The Newcastle Herald on December 5, 1992 and has been published weekly since that date. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS153  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Truth About History, The: How New Evidence is Transforming the Story of the Past
Reader’s Digest
ISBN: 0276427513
Reader's Digest P/L London, England 2004 First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1555gms, 319 pages. Fascinating research is overturning long-accepted historical 'facts' and transforming the story of the past. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/No Jacket (As Issued)
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS116  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Egyptian Mythology
Var.
Paul Hamlyn London 1965 First Edition
 Decorative Cloth 153pp, col. & b&w pls.  Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21490  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australian Background: A Course in Social Studies
Commonwealth Office of Education
Royal Australian Army Educational Corps Sydney, Australia 1960 Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover with orange/tan illustrated cloth boards, reprint, 386gms, 199 pages, no dust jacket. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.   Good/No Jacket
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS588  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hitler the man and the military leader
Schramm, Percy Ernst - translated and edited by Donald S. Detwiler
ISBN: 0713902868
Allen Lane. The Penguin Press London 1972 Reprint
 Hard Cover 214pp, index. Schramm was Hitler's war diarist from Jan 1943 to the end of the war  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321253  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Face of Australia, The: The Land & The People; and The Past & The Present
Hansen, David
Fine Arts Press Killara, NSW, Australia 1988 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 1065gms, 127pgs (plus similar sized appendix), illustrated endpapers. Presented by the Australian Bicentennial Authority this book presents The Face of Australia exhibition. It provides a definitive collection of Australian art that comments on the history of Australia at the same time. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ART181  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Picture Palaces and Flea-Pits: Eighty Years of Australians at the Pictures
Brand, Simon
ISBN: 0949825034
Dreamweaver Books Sydney, Australia 1983 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1415gms, 271 pages. This book recreates the grand days of the picture palace. It remembers a world that has well and truly gone and a time of life that was simpler. It is a celebration of the days when the visit to the pictures was the event of the week. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Good
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS595  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Ireland in the Eighteenth Century: The Gill History of Ireland 8
Johnston, Edith Mary
ISBN: 0717105652
Gill and Macmillan Ltd Dublin 1974 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, first edition, 234gms, 212 pages. This is the 8th volume of the Gill History of Ireland series - a comprehensive 11 volume series of books which covers Irish history from the 5th century to the 1960s. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR124  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Mandela: Echoes of An Era
Kumalo, Alf; and Mphahlele, Es’kia
ISBN: 0140143165
Penguin Books London, England 1990 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 544gms, 160 pages. This is the story of Nelson Mandela's life intertwined with an account of 41 years of the African National Congress Party. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. The book is ex-library stock and shows the associated stampings and markings. Book has been covered in clear plastic and stuck to covers for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Ex-Library Good/Not Applicable
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAFR17  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Bedouin
Eastep, Wayne - photography and text
ISBN: 0905743407
Stacey International London 1985 
 Hard Cover Unpaginated, About 130pp, glorious photos. Possibly some of the last photos of an old, but changing way of life. Vg in dj with repaired tears.  Very Good/Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321275  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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At the Going Down of the Sun - 1941-45 - Hong Kong and South/East Asia
Lindsay, Oliver
ISBN: 0722155433
Sphere Books Limited London, England 1982 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 172gms, 280 pages. This book tells the story of the POWs following the Christmas Day assault by the Japanese on the Government House of Hong Kong in 1941. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO154  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Maharajah’s Box, The: An Imperial Story of Conspiracy, Love and a Guru’s Prophecy
Campbell, Christy
ISBN: 0006530788
Harper Collins Publishers London, England 2001 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, first edition, 388gms, 474 pages. This book details the story of Maharajah Duleep Singh, one of the most extraordinary characters in the history of the British Raj. It is an entertaining and well-researched biography of a famboyant but ultimately tragic figure caught between two cultures. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOASI48  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Australian House. Homes of the Tropical North
Saini, Balwant; Joyce, Ray
ISBN: 0701815736
Lansdowne Sydney 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover 128pp, full colour photographs throughout. Spine of dj faded else fine  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23249  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Book of the Dead: the hieroglyphic transcript and translation into English of the papyrus of Ani
Introduction by E. A. Wallis Budge
ISBN: 0517122839
Gramercy New York 1995 Reprint
 Hard Cover xiv,704pp, index.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319440  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australia’s Living Heritage. Arts of the Dreaming
Isaacs, Jennifer
ISBN: 0701814977
Lansdowne Sydney 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover 272pp, index. Lavishly illus. with photography by Reg Morrison and others. Aboriginal art, painting, sculpture, body ornament, weaving etc. Very nice copy  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320684  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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200 Years of Australian Painting
Thomas, Laurie
ISBN: 085835005X
Bay Books Sydney 1985 Reprint
 Hard Cover 126pp, full colour plates. Usual high quality Bay Books production.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 321281  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Soundings: Lake Macquarie People
Kavanagh, Paul
ISBN: 0731644476
Lake Macquarie City Bicentennial Community Committee Speers Point, NSW, Australia 1988 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover (landscape format), first edition, 346gms, no page numbers. Photographs, stories and memories of Lake Macquarie collated to commemorate the bi-centennary.Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Front cover shows light curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AUST169  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Ballad of Les Darcy, The
Fitzsimons, Peter
ISBN: 9780732286361
Harper Collins Publishers Pymble, Sydney, Australia 2007 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 224gms, 221 pages. This is the story of Les Darcy, a man torn between his love of a sport, boxing, and the patriotic call of his country. What unfolds is a ballad of love, war, betrayal, mystery, patriotism and heroism; a ballad of a champion whose story still has the power to move the stoniest heart. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS431  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Buchan Papers, The
Jones, J. D. F.
ISBN: 1860461808
The Harvill Press London, England 1996 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 400gms, 249 pages. Here is a recently discovered manuscript from a young John Buchan solving at last the mystery of Kruger's Gold - the treasure which the defeated Afrikaners smuggled out of Pretoria at the end of the Anglo-Boer War. It disappeared and has been the subject of search and speculation ever since. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAFR7  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Escape From the Nazis
Graham, Burton
ISBN: 0890090289
Castle Books New Jersey, USA 1975 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 616gms, 120 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book tells eight thrilling and authentic tales of escape from the Germans during World War II. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO157  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Newcastle and the Hunter. The Revolution of a Region
Cogan, Brian (managing editor)
ISBN: 1875359079
Focus Books Sydney 1991 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 216pp, profusely illus in colour.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Salisbury South Australia a history of town and district
Lewis, H. John
ISBN: 085864049X
Investigator Press Hawthorndene 1980 First Edition
 Hard Cover 352pp, index, ills, maps. A very nice copy of a nicely produced local history.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Fabulous Golden Mile, The
King, Norma
Norma King Australia 1973 Seventh Edition
 Stapled Booklet Stapled booklet, seventh edition, 38gms, 16 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Cover shows a small sticker mark and some very mild fading otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Puritan’s Progress
Furlong, Monica
Coward, McGann & Geoghegan New York 1975 First Edition
 Original Cloth The story of John Bunyan - political prisoner, artist and nonconformist who would suffer all things for what he believed was right. Dj very edge worn, but repaired and protected. 220 pp. Bw ills.   Very Good/Fair
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19827  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A History of the Twentieth Century Volume One: 1900 - 1933
Gilbert, Martin
ISBN: 0002158671
HarperCollins London 1997 First Edition
 Soft Cover A massive tome.xiv,927pp, index, b&w plates.  Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Waving the Waratah (Bicentenary New South Wales)
Ashton, Paul
New South Wales Bicentennial Council Sydney 1989 1st Edition
 Soft Cover xii+164pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0730562107. "Examines the history of the New South Wales Bicentennial Council".  Fine
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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Australians: The Guide and Index
no author
Fairfax, Syme and Weldon Associates Sydney 1987 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xxviii+84pp. Cream boards with on-laid illustration of Percy Trompf poster 'Bondi'. Excellent unmarked condition. "Provides a single access point to the eleven volumes of Australia: a Historical Library". ISBN 0949288314.  Fine/No Jacket
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009131  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Last Days of Pompeii
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward George, Illustrated by Kurt Kraemer
ISBN: 0442247443
Van Nostrand New York 1979 Reprint
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Very Good/good . First Thus. Includes 15 pp of colour plates. this edition is based on the typography and illustrations of the Limited Editions Club edition of 1956  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The First Fleet the convict voyage that founded Australia 1787-88
King, Jonathan
ISBN: 0333338553
Macmillan Australia 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover 186pp, index, list of people travelling.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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September 11 in History: A Watershed Moment?
Dudziak, Mary L. (ed)
ISBN: 0822332426
Duke University Press Durham 2003 Edition Not Stated
 Softcover Softcover, edition not stated, 240pp, 390gms. This book asks whether the attacks and their aftermath truly marked a transition in U.S. and world history or whether they are best understood in the context of pre-existing historical trajectories. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
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Crispin’s Day. The Glory of Agincourt
Jarman, Rosemary Hawley.
ISBN: 0002161230
Collins London 1979 First Edition
 Original Cloth 223pp, Illus. with contemporary colour & b&w plates. An account of Henry V's brief, foolhardy, but ultimately glorious expedition to France in 1415. A beautifully produced book.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Winston Churchill. The Wilderness Years
Gilbert, Martin
ISBN: 0333325648
Macmillan London 1981 First Edition
 Hard Cover 280pp, plates, index. Churchill's 10 years in the political wilderness before World War Two. Fine in dj.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Two Babylons or The Papal Worship
Hislope, Rev. Alexander
Loizeaux Brothers Neptune 1959 Reprint
 Hard Cover 'Proved to be the worship of Nimrod and his wife'. xxii,330pp, index. 61 woodcut ills. from Nineveh, Babylon etc.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
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Melbourne Cup, The
Cavanough, Maurice; and Davies, Meurig
ISBN: 0727004859
Jack Pollard Publishing Pty Ltd Wollstonecraft, NSW, Australia 1978 Eighth Edition
 Softcover Softcover, revised and enlarged eighth edition, 872gms, 502 pages. This book provides all the answers on Australia's most discussed sporting event, the world's greatest handicap horse race. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Spine of book shows light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
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Lucan Conspiracy, The: How the Establishment Conned the World Into Believing Lord Lucan Was Barry Halpin
MacLaughlin, Duncan; and Hall, William
ISBN: 1844540650
John Blake Publishing Ltd London, England 2004 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 314g, 285pgs. This is the story of the greatest manhunt of the 20th century. Former detective Duncan MacLaughlin has cracked the audacious charade which enabled the Earl of Lucan to evade the long arm of the law. He was aided by friends in high places to ensure that 'Luck' Lucan stayed free. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Remainder mark in on bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Remainder Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK308  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Unlocking the Masonic Code: Secrets of The Solomon Key
Gittins, Ian
ISBN: 9780007234677
Collins London, England 2007 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, first edition, 202gms, 265 pages. This book reveals the turth behind the mysths of freemasonry. It sifts the facts from the fiction and unveils the mysterious rites and ceremonies delving deep into the true origins of the society, its philosophy and practices, describing the rituals and profiles of a number of key figures. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book shows very light remainder mark to bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Remainder Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Holy Blood and the Holy Grail, The
Baigent, Michael; Leigh, Richard; Lincoln, Henry
ISBN: 055212138X
Corgi Books London, England 1983 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint edition, 292gms, 528 pages. The most shattering secret of the last two thousand years. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
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Before the Flood: Dramatic New Evidence That the Biblical Flood Was a Real-Life Event
Wilson, Ian
ISBN: 0752848119
Orion Books Ltd London, England 2002 First Thus
 Paperback Paperback, first thus, 232gms, 381 pages. In this book, the author reveals how new evidence suggests a catastophic flood in the Middle East which changed the shape of the world's civilisation and became the basis for the story of Noah's Ark and the Biblical Flood. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Book shows remainder mark to bottom of pages edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Remainder Good/Not Applicable
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Arcadian Cipher, The: The Quest to Crack the Code of Christianity’s Greatest Secret
Blake, Peter; and Blezard, Paul S.
ISBN: 0330391194
Pan Books London, England 2001 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 184gms, 286 pages. This is the story of a quest, a search for a place that is not meant to exist - the final resting place of two of the most significant characters in the bible. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Book shows remainder mark to bottom of pages edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Remainder Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
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Official Secrets: What the Nazi’s Planned; What the British and Americans Knew
Breitman, Richard
ISBN: 0670884685
Viking Ringwood, Australia 1998 First Thus
 Large Softcover Large softcover, first thus, 446gms, 325 pages. This book examines how Germany's leaders brought about the Holocaust and when. He assesses the British and American suppression of information about Nazi killings, and the tensions between the two powers over how to respond. The work concludes with an examination of the consequences of keeping this information secret for so many decades. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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THe Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation
John M. Hobson
ISBN: 0521547245
Cambridge University Press Cambridge 2004 1st Edition
 Stiff Wrapper   Near Fine/No DJ
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009936dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Old Hobart Town Today
Frank Bolt
ISBN: 0959918965
Waratah Publications Kingston Tas.  1st Edition
  BW Plts. Dust jacket is worn around edges with a large chip in one corner o/w VG.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009941dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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University Unlimited The Monash Story
Graeme Davison, Kate Murphy
ISBN: 9781742378664
Allen & Unwin Sydney 2012 1st Edition
 Stiff Wrapper BW Plts  Near Fine/No DJ
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009949dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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The Holy Wells of Ireland
Patrick Logan
Colin Smythe Gerrards Cross 1992 Reprint
 Stiff Wrapper   Near Fine/No DJ
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Thalia’s Way A Picture of Pioneering Life in the Moruya, Brogo and Bega Districts of Southern New South Wales
Hetty Laws
ISBN: 0731615409
Boolarong Publications Brisbane 1987 1st Edition
 Cloth Some wear of board edges, particularly where the spine and boards join o/w VG.  Very Good/No DJ
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010424dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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This Beauteous Wicked Place Letters and Journals of John Grant, Gentleman Convict
Yvonne Cramer
National Library of Australia Canberra 2000 1st Edition
 Stiff Wrapper Owners inscript on FFEP, crease in rear board o/w VG.  Very Good/No DJ
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010428dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Imagining the Fifties Private Sentiment and Political Culture in Menzies’ Australia
John Murphy
ISBN: 0868406902
University of New South Wales Sydney 2000 1st Edition
 Stiff Wrapper Small owners stamp on FFEP o/w NF. BW Plts  Near Fine/No DJ
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010431dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Chronicles of the Crusades
Joinville; and Villehardouin
ISBN: 0140441247
Penguin Books Middlesex, England 1987 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 248g, 362pgs. This book includes two famous French chronicles of the Holy Wars - Villehardouin's Conquest of Constantinople and Joinville's Life of Saint Louis. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
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Story of Australia, The
Shaw, A. G. L.
ISBN: 0571180744
Faber and Faber Limited London, England 1983 Fifth Edition
 Paperback Paperback, Fifth Edition, 350gms, 324 pages. For the fifth edition of his unsurpassed general history of Australia, apart from making a few minor changes, Professor Shaw has rewritten the chapter on post-war developments and revised the chapter on contemporary Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book has been covered in contact for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS209  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Royal Heritage. The Story of Britain’s Royal Builders and Collectors
Plumb, J H
London: BBC, 1977   
  Cloth. Very Good/Good. Reprint. Large 4to. 360pp, vg in slightly edgeworn dustjacket with a few closed tears - repaired and protected. A magnificent profusely illustrated book published in association with the TV series witte n by Huw Weldon and J H Plumb.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Folktales of the Irish Countryside
Danaher, Kevin; illus. by Harold Berson
ISBN: 0872502422
David White New York 1970 First Edition
 Hard Cover 104pp, ills.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321397  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Radical and Working Class Politics
Gollan, Robin
Melbourne University Press Carlton 1967 
 Soft Cover xii+226pp. Card covers. Book firm. Some scuffing to covers. Occcasional underlining - but only the odd word or phrase.  Good
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010652  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Closing Hell’s Gates: The Death of a Convict Station
Maxwell-Stewart, Hamish
ISBN: 9781741751499
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest, Australia 2008 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 312gms, 312 pages. This book recounts the stories of the people who lived in Australia's most notorious penal station, and in so doing reveals some startling insights about human nature when it is pushed to extremes. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS265  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Lasseter’s Last Ride: The Works of Ion L. Idriess (Volume 1)
Idriess, Ion L.
Angus & Robertson Sydney, Australia 1939 National Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with green boards, dust jacket missing, National Edition, 516gms, 251 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is Volume 1 of 'The Works of Ion L. Idriess' series. Book is signed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads 'To Mother and Dad from Alex. Happy days, Ion L. Idriess, May 1941'. Book is in good condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Please see listings for the another 9 volumes in this series. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/No Jacket
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAUS49  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Explorers, The
Flannery, Tim (ed.)
ISBN: 1876485221
The Text Publishing Company Melbourne, Australia 2000 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 308gms, 385 pages. Tim Flannery's utterly compelling anthology, documenting almost four centuries of exploration, takes us beyond the frontier into a world of danger, compassion, humour, brutality and death. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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Shadows of Elisa Lynch, The: How a Nineteenth-Century Irish Courtesan Became the Most Powerful Woman in Paraguay
Rees, Sian
ISBN: 0733615279
Hodder Headline Australia Sydney, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Large Softcover Large softcover, first edition, 546gms, 344 pages. Reviled and respected, loved and distrusted, Elisa Lynch has been described as both a heroic companion to Francisco Lopez and a malign enchantress. In this book, Sian Rees tells a fascinating story of recovered history. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small sticker from a previous owner on the inside back of the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
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Mauve: How One Man Invented a Colour That Changed the World
Garfield, Simon
ISBN: 0571201970
Faber and Faber London 2000 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 222 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Browning to page edges. Light mark inside covers from tape. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09846  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Last Prince of Wales: Llywelyn and King Edward the End of the Welsh Dream, 1282-3
Stephenson, David
ISBN: 0860231739
Barracuda Books England 1983 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 88 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges with slight fading on the spine. Browning to page edges. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10540  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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City of Stone: The Hidden History of Jerusalem
Benvenisti, Meron
ISBN: 0520205219
Univ of California Pr Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A. 1996 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 274 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges with the flaps trimmed top and bottom. Light browning to page edges. Light soiling ton endpapers. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10545  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Under Mount Lofty - A History of The Stirling District in South Australia
MARTIN Robert
District Council of Sterling South Australia 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 279 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Light browning to page edges.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34454  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Companion Guide to Ireland
LEHANE Brendan
ISBN: 0002175185
Collins London 1985 Revised Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 516 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges with creasing on the spine. Browning to page edges. Light soiling to endpapers. Interior of book clean and unmarked. Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10571  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Europe: A Cultural History
Rietbergen, Peter
ISBN: 0415172306
Routledge Florence, Kentucky, U.S.A. 1999 
 Trade Paperback 516 pp.  Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28779  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Counties of Bedford and Huntingdon - Homes of Bunyan and Cromwell
MEE Arthur (Editor)
Hodder & Stoughton London 1948 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 305 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges with a small loss on the spine. Browning to page edges. Dealers stamp and label inside front cover.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28744  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The King’s England : Kent - The Gateway of England and Its Great Possessions
MEE Arthur
Hodder & Stoughton London 1947 
 Hard Cover No Dustjacket 508 pp. Red cloth cover has wear on the edges with white chalk marks on the spine. Browning to page edges. Inscription on first page.   Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28749  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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From Alfred to Henry III, 871-1272
Brooke, Christopher
ISBN: 0351154272
Cardinal Press  1974 
 Paperback 294 pp. Browning to page edges. Copy appears unread.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20274  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Ghosts Of Vesuvius: A New Look At The Last Days Of Pompeii, How The Towers Fell, And Other Strange Connections
Pellegrino, Charles R. Ph.D.
ISBN: 0380973103
William Morrow & Co Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 2004 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 489 pp. Black remainder line on lower page edge.  Fine/Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29058  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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A Brutal Friendship: The West and the Arab Elite
Aburish, Said K.
ISBN: 031218543X
Thomas Dunne Books New York, New York, U.S.A. 1998 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 414 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Owners name on first page.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28399  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Polynesians - Prehistory of an Island People
BELLWOOD Peter
Thames & Hudson  1978 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 180 pp. Dustjacket has been coered in clear adhesive plastic. Browning to page edges.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29147  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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A Perambulation of Kent Conteining the Description, Hystorie, and Customs of That Shire
LAMBARDE William
W. Burrill London 1826 
 Hardcover No Dustjacket 536 pp. Dark green blindstamped cover has wear on the edges with splittting and small pieces missing on the spine. Yellow endpapers. Browning to page edges. Browning to first and last few pages of the book. A small amount of foxing through the book. Owners name plate and signature on front endpapers.  Very Good
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25031  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Fundamentals of Genealogical Research
Jaussi, Laureen Richardson; Chaston, Gloria Duncan
ISBN: 0877470936
Deseret Book Co Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A. 1977 Third Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 414 pp. Dustjacket is worn and rubbed with the flaps trimmed top and bottom. Browning to page edges. Third edition revised and enlarged Ex-Library Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09348  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Guide to Tracing Your Dublin Ancestors
RYAN James G.
ISBN: 0950846619
Flyleaf Press Ireland 1988 
 Stapled Card Cover 96 pp. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09325  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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An Introduction to the Roman World
ARNOTT Peter D.
Macmillan London 1970 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 318 pp. Dustjacket has wear on the edges with creasing at the spine and the flaps trimmed top and bottom. Browning to page edges. Tape stains on endpapers. Interior of book in very good condition. Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09275  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Egyptians
Watterson, Barbara
ISBN: 0631182721
Blackwell Pub Williston, Vermont, U.S.A. 1997 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 347 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Light browning to page edges. Light soiling on endpapers. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09271  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Much-Lamented Death of Madam Geneva: The Eighteenth-Century Gin Craze
Dillon, Patrick
ISBN: 0747235457
Review  2002 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 354 pp. Copy appears unread.  Fine/Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25557  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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An Affair of State: The Investigation, Impeachment, and Trial of President Clinton
Posner, Richard A.
ISBN: 0674000803
Harvard Univ Press Cumbreland, Rhode Island, U.S.A. 1999 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 276 pp. Owners stamp on first page. Biro line in margin of four pages.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16471  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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