53317
ALLOM, Richard, HOGAN, Janet, BRIER-MILLS, Margery ...
THE IPSWICH TOWNSCAPE (in The National Trust of Queensland Journal)

Brisbane. 1977. National Trust of Queensland. Issue for September 1977. 36 PP with b/w illustrations (9 drawings, over 50 sketch plans and 8 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 28 x 21.
Townscape. Ipswich House. Birthplace of the State's Rail Network.
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$10

15335
ARNOT SMITH, Gillian (editor)
MONTMORENCY

Brisbane. 1985. Genealogical Society of Queensland. 1st Ed. Record series B: 19th Century Voyages to Queensland. Volume 1. (2), III, 18 PP with 1 figure. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.6 x 14.5. 0959364943
The four voyages (1860-1865) of this wooden ship which brought 1400 new settlers to Queensland in four voyages. List of crew members and passengers.
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$10

66495
AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
11th Biennal National Conference : CROSSING BOUNDARIES

Brisbane. 2002. Australian Historical Association. June 2002 edition. 28 PP (recto only) and 76 PP (recto and verso). Soft cover, illustrated front, spiral bound. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Conference held at Brisbane: 3-7 July 2002. Program: 14 pages. Who's Where at the Conference: 9 pages . Abstracts of 190 papers presented: 76 pages.
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$30

62711
BANFIELD, E. J.
THE CONFESSIONS OF A BEACHCOMBER - Scenes and Incidents in the Career of an Unprofessional Beachomber in Tropical Queensland

Sydney. 1974. Lloyd O'Neil. Reprint in the Australian Classics series. X, 336 PP with 1 map. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing and slight insect damage on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14. 0855582200
Scenes and incidents in the career of an unprofessional Beachcomber in Tropical Queensland.
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$10

56201
BARKER, Bryce
THE SEA PEOPLE: Late Holocene Maritime Specialisation in the Whitsunday Islands, central Queensland

Canberra. 2004. Pandanus Books / RSPAS, ANU. 1st Ed. Foreword by Dr Harry Lourandos. Volume 20 in the Terra Australis series. XX, 166 PP with 18 b/w plates, 65 tables and 46 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.3 x 21. 01740760921
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$50

11882
BATES, John
THE LAST ISLANDS

Brisbane. 1993. Boolarong. 2nd edition, updated of the 1990 original. 120 PP with 1 drawing, 5 maps, 9 b/w & 29 colour photos. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Fine (mint condition). 20.8 x 14.8. 0864391684
History of the Whitsunday and Cumberland Islands.
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$10

65468
BILLING, John
THE CORNUBIA PADDLE STEAMER and the Common Seal of the City of Gladstone Queensland

Port Keats, N.T. 1993. Magic Daffodil Studio Press. 1st edition limited to 500 copies, hand numbered (No. 100) & signed by author. (8), 32 PP with 5 full-page b/w draw. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 25.2 x 17. 0646153692
This paddle steamer built for the coast of Cornwall, came to Australia & was owned by Ben Boyd. She ended in Aneytum, Southern Vanuatu, owned by Capt. James Paddon, whaler, sandalwood trader and then settler in New Caledonia.
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$100

66094
BIRD, Wal
ME NO GO MALLY BULLA. Recruiting and Blackbirding in the Queensland Labour Trade 1863-1906

Canberra. 2005. Ginninderra Press. 1st Ed. 111 PP, plus 28 pages with 1 map, 1 newspaper clipping and 47 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Half title page with dedicatory note signed by the author. Fine. 20.8 x 14.5. 1740272897
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$25

64272
BRADLEY, Roland Robert
THE WRECK OF THE S. S. KANAHOOKA

Canberra. 2013. Peter Bradley. 1st edition limited to 100 copies. Edited with a preface by Peter Bradley, great-grandson of the author. VIII, 91 PP with Portrait of "Roland Robert Bradley, Chief Officer of the SS Kanahooka and 1 map of the Gulf of Carpentaria on double page. Soft cover, illustrated front cover. Signed by the editor on Preface page. New. 25 x 17.5. 9780646592428
The Kanahooka, 386 GRT, loaded with guano, left Rocky Islet, North of the Wellesley Group in the Gulf of Carpentaria, for Tasmania, but foundered in a storm on 19th January 1894. Two lifeboats were launched and reached shore in 2 days. The crew members of the Captain's lifeboat arrived at Normanton after 5 days. The Chief Officer, writer of this account, reached the Presbyterian Mission established on Batavia River, after 18 days. ...
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$35

66346
BUCHANAN, Stuart
THE VIEW FROM PLUTO: A light-hearted, rollicking cruise along Queensland's Barrier Reef coast

Samford, Qld. 2002. Coral Coast Publications. 1st Ed. VIII, 216 PP with 1 map and 12 cartoons by Paul Lennon. Pictorial soft covers with a few light creases. Edges of covers slightly rubbed. Faint foxing. Very good. 24.7 x 17.3. 0958643318
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$40

42785
BUCKRIDGE, Patrick (Editor)
QUEENSLAND REVIEW - Vol.8, No.1

Brisbane. 2001. The University of Queensland. Volume 8, No. 1, May 2001. VI, 96 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.8 x 17.5.
Contains article from P. 21 to 30 by Steve Mullins "KASTOM, Synchretism and Self-Determination: the Reconciliation of Bipotaim and Pastaim in the Church of Torres Strait".
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$15

65341
BURKE, John A., BENNAN, Frank and SMITH, Alan
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 6

Brisbane. 1973 1974. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 6, No. 1 (December 1973) to No. 5 (December 1974). (10), 185 PP with b/w illustrations, plus around 20 plates with (drawings, plans, funnel markings ... photos). Soft cover, clear plastic front, spiral bound. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
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$25

65052
BYRNE, Dianne
A TRAVELLING PHOTOGRAPHER IN COLONIAL QUEENSLAND - The Work of William Boag

Brisbane. 1994. State Library of Queensland. 1st Ed., with a preface by W. Ross Johnson. IX, 118 PP with b/w ilustrations (2 maps, 5 newspaper clippings and 9 photos) and 104 b/w plates. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 30 x 25. 0724258833
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$75

31306
CARISBROOKE, Don, WILSON, Barry, et al.. (editors)
QUEENSLAND AUSTRALIA

Sydney. 1968. Southern Cross International. 1st Ed. 95 PP with 23 colour and 24 b/w photos. Eps: Map of Queensland. Pictorial laminated boards. Top corner of front cover bumped, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16.
A concise outline of the history, wealth and development of the State.
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$20

16018
CILENTO, Sir Raphael
CAPTAIN WALKER'S MARATHON

Brisbane. 1986. Boolarong. 1st Ed. XVI, 143 PP with 2 family trees, 3 maps and b/w illustrations (1 drawing and 11 photos). Laminated pictorial boards. Dedicatory note to previous owner on half-title page, o/wise fine. 24 x 15.8. 1862520509
Wreck on Cato Reef of the Barque Thomas King in 1852 and the establishment of the Walker family in Australia.
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$10

15601
CILENTO, Sir Raphael
SEEKING THE GREAT SOUTHLAND - Cook and the Endeavour in Queensland

Brisbane. 1970. Allan J. Campbell. 1st edition. 48 PP with b/w & colour illust. throughout. Pictorial card covers. Near fine. 27.5 x 21.
A commemorative tribute to the greatest of British navigators on the Two-Hundredth Anniversary of his mapping of the whole coastline of Queensland from the southern border to Possession Island, Torres Strait.
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$10

51977
CILENTO, Sir Raphael & LACK, Clem
TRIUMPH IN THE TROPICS - An Historical Sketch of Queensland

Brisbane. 1959. Smith & Paterson. 1st Ed. XXIV, 446, XXV-XLII PP with 17 figures, plus 72 plates with b/w illustrations. Coloured frontispiece: The Cooktown Orchid (Dendrobium bigibbum, variety phalaenopsis). Eps: signatures of persons whose Names are written on Queensland's History. Cloth cover with minimal shelf wear, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket has some pieces missing and is partially repaired and protected. Verso of dust jacket has photos of major towns in Qld. Paper browning around the edges, o/wise book is near fine. 22 x 14.5.
Published for "The Historical Committee of the Centenary Celebrations Council of Queensland".
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$15

64917
COLLIN, Captain W. M.
LIFE AND ADVENTURES (of an Essexman) CAPTAIN WILLIAM COLLIN. A Queensland Pioneer

Brisbane. 1914. H. J. Diddams & Co. 1st Ed., with a Personal Tribute by the late Captain John Mackay, Portmaster of Queensland. XII, 252, (2) PP, plus 16 b/w plates. Rebacked spine, retaining original cloth covers, gilt title on front. Corners of front cover rubbed and worn and gilt lettering is dulled. Ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Binding is good and all illustrations called for are present. Dedicatory note on verso of front endpaper, dated and signed by Geo. H. Collin. A very good copy of a rare item. 18.7 x 12.5.
The introduction to this work states "The following particulars (collated principally by his son, Mr. Geo. H. Collin) have been taken, from time to time, from the lips of Captain Collin himself. They disclose a story of interest and encouragement to individual enterprise and perseverance, not often surpassed even in the pages of Australian biography, full as those pages are of the records of manly self-reliance and courage in the face of all but insurmountable hindrances". Australian National Bibliography No.: 10226. Ingleton No. 1229.
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$1000

58400
CONCANNON, J. A. (compiler)
SHIPBUILDING AT WALKERS LIMITED 1877-1974, Maryborough, Qld, Australia -

Maryborough. 2009. Maryborough District Family History Society Inc. 1st Ed. 280 PP with tables, 1 plan of the shipyard, 8 ship badges and hundreds of b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Dated and signed by the author inside front cover. Fine. 29.8 x 21. 9781875514182
Builder of 7 of the WWII RAN Corvettes, 3 RAN River Class Frigates, 3 Navy tugs...
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$80

64473
DAVENPORT, Winifred & MOTTRAM, Betty (compilers)
EARLY SHIPPING IN MORETON BAY (in 2 Volumes)

Brisbane. 1998 & 2002. Authors. Volume 1 (1998): 1st Ed. IX, 272 PP with 6 drawings, 9 tail pieces, and 14 b/w illustrations. Volume 2 (2002): 2nd edition of the 1998 original. VIII, 255 PP with 6 drawings, 3 tail pieces and 2 portraits. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed. Near fine. 29 x 20.7. 064636328X & 0958135304
Volume 1: June 1846 to December 1859. Volume 2: January 1860 to December 1863. A history of the ships that came and went from Moreton Bay taken from The Moreton Bay Courier and includes all named passengers and many other interesting details.
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$100

64937
DAVIE, Peter & other authors
WILD GUIDE TO MORETON BAY: Wildlife and Habitats of a beautiful Australian Coast - Noosa to the Tweed

Brisbane. 1998. Queensland Museum. 1st edition. Foreword by Dr. Peter Jell. XXIV, 408 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, maps, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0724280529
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$25

63853
DEAN, Russell
THE RUSSELL DEAN COLLECTION - A Passion for Cartography, Exploration & Queensland

Brisbane. 2013. Read's Rare Book Shop. 1st Ed. 36 PP (on art paper) with 34 b/w & colour illustrations. FEP: General Chart of Terra Australis or Australia. Pictorial soft cover (title on front cover: The Russell Dean Collection - Rare Maps, Books & Prints 1997-1575) . Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Catalogue of an auction for 140 items, held in Brisbane in June 2013.
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$15

32249
DEVANNY, Jean
BY TROPIC SEA AND JUNGLE - Adventures in North Queensland

Sydney. 1944. Angus and Robertson. 1st Ed. X, 230 PP. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover. Covers rubbed, ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.2.
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$35

48690
DOCKER, Edward Wybergh
THE BLACKBIRDERS - The Recruiting of South Seas Labour for Queensland, 1863-1907

Sydney. 1970. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. (12), 289 PP with 12 pages of Bibliography & Index, 6 maps, plus 16 pages with 34 b/w photos. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Dust jacket has a few nicks and chips. Book is near fine. 24.2 x 15.8. 0207120382
Indentured labour from the South Sea islands for the cotton & sugar plantations of Queensland.
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$25

36767
DURBIDGE, Ellie & COVACEVICH, Jeanette
NORTH STRADBROKE ISLAND

Brisbane. 1981. Stradbroke Island Management Organisation. 1st Ed. 168 PP with 35 figures and 142 b/w photos. Fp: Sand dunes, Main Beach. Pictorial soft cover rubbed with a few creases and a repaired tear, o/wise very good. 24 x 17.5. 0959398309
Natural environment: Flora and Fauna. Social environment: Aborigines, White settlement, shipwrecks, industries.
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$10

65932
ELLIOTT, John (compiler) & DERRICK, Scott
LETTERS TO BUNDALL 1872-1879, and Lena Cooper's Manuscript

Southport, Qld. 1993. Gold Coast & Hinterland Historical Society / Boolarong Publications. Edition limited to 2000 numbered copies (No. 509 / 2000) and signed by both authors. Foreword by Geoffrey Bolton. XV, 336 PP with b/w illustrations (maps & plans, photos & portraits). Laminated pictorial boards. Name of previous owners on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 24.8 x 16.5. 0646130269
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$50

52536
FARNFIELD, J.
COTTON AND THE SEARCH FOR AN AGRICULTURAL STAPLE IN EARLY QUEENSLAND (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1971. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. Vol. 2, No. 4, May 1971 issue. 20-25 with 2 b/w portraits. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.7.
... with the arrival of the first New Hebridean on the cotton plantation of Robert Towns in Logan district.
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$5

64305
FIELD, Noel D. & STEWART, Annabelle
ADVENTURE & ENTERPRISES: Captain William Collin Building from the Brisbane River 1872-1972

Brisbane. 2011. Schuurs Publications / Authors. 1st Ed. X, 240 PP with 2 tables and 193 b/w illustrations (map, photos). Title page: House Flag. Pictorial soft cover. Presentation plate on verso of front cover and dedicatory note dated and signed by authors on title page. As new. 29.3 x 20.8. 9780546555348
Early years at sea. Coastal trading in Queensland... Salvage ... River trade.
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$70

64844
FISHER, Rod & SCHIAVO, John (compiler)
MORETON BAY IN THE NEWS: 1841 - 1860 / A Select Subject Index

Brisbane. 2000. Brisbane History Group. 1st Ed. Brisbane History Group, Sources No. 9. 180 PP with 1 map of Moreton Bay and 4 b/w illustrations. Errata slip tipped in on title page. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0958625514
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$25

38785
FITZGERALD, Ross
FROM 1915 TO THE EARLY 1980s - A History of Queensland

Brisbane. 1984. University of Queensland Press. 1st Ed. XVIII, 653 PP with 109 b/w illustrations (maps, facsimile of newspaper and b/w photos). Fp (in colour): Autocratic Labor Premier William Forgan Smith, ca. 1939. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5. 0702217344
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$45

66855
FOOTE, W. F. (editor)
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN of the WORLD SHIP SOCIETY - Queensland Branch: Volume 3

Brisbane. 1971. W.S.S. - Qld Branch Volume 3 - No. 1 (January 1971) to No. 12 (December 1971). 12 issues for a total of 96 pages (roneotyped), with b/w illustrations. Staples removed. Ageing, foxing of paper. Very good. 33.5 x 20.5.
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$25

66846
FOOTE, W. T. (editor)
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 7, No. 1

Brisbane. 1975. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. March 1975. 46 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 3 plates with 1 cover "The New Zealand Shipping Scene" and 3 photos. Soft cover, illustrated front (9 funnel markings), staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
Short story feature (8 pages): The New Zealand Shipping Scene, by Warrick Foote.
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$5

64867
FOWLER, Wilfred
THE "YOUNG DICK" (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1969. Library Board of Queensland. Volume 2, No. 1, November 1969. Includes article between pages 23 and 35 with 1 map of Malaita Island. Card cover. Near fine. 30.2 x 24.5.
The two years (1884/1886) voyages of "Young Dick" in the labiour trade (blackbirding)
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$5

49139
FROST, Alan
EAST COAST COUNTRY: A North Queensland Dreaming

Melbourne. 1996. Melbourne University Press. 1st Ed. (X), 284 PP with 15 illustrations (4 maps and 11 drawings) by Ellsworth Overton. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. Faint foxing spots on outside edges. Near fine. 21.5 x 13.8. 0522847412
Alan Frost: Professor, History Department, La Trobe University, Victoria. Early years and history of Northern Queensland coast.
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$30

64122
GIBSON BOWLES, Thomas
SEA LAW AND SEA POWER, as they would be affected by recent proposals; with reasons against those proposals

London. 1910. John Murray. 1st Ed. XVI, 296 PP with tables. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and a sunned spine, top edge gilt. Front endpaper with Ingleton bookplate and Thomas Welsby bookplate with his signature. Ingleton No: 10953. Foxing. Very good. 22.5 x 14.5.
Thomas Welsby: Maritime historian from Queensland.
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$90

52529
GILL, J. C. H.
GOVERNOR BOWEN AND THE ABORIGINES. A Documentary Review (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1972. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. Vol. 2, No. 7, November 1972. Contains article pages 3 to29 with 1 map of Queensland and 6 b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.7.
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$10

63143
GREGORY, Helen
THE BRISBANE RIVER STORY: Meanders through time

Brisbane. 1996. Australian Marine Conservation Society, Inc. 1st Ed. Foreword by Bill Douglas & Errol Stock. X, 202 PP with 149 historical b/w photos and index. Pictorial boards. Tiny bump on top board, o/wise a fine copy (as new). 26.5 x 25. 0646301322
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$20

36620
GUTHRIE, Margaret D.
THE FIRST TOURIST - Commemorating the Bicentenary of Matthew Flinders Voyage in the Sloop Norfolk to Bribie Island and Moreton Bay

Bribie Island. 1999. Author. 1st Ed. (8), 72 PP with 8 b/w illust., plus 16 plates with 30 colour illust. Verso of title page: Matthew Flinders, from the portrait by Antoine Toussaint de Chazal. Decorated card cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 0646369776
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$10

52537
HART, Daniel.
THE PETITION OF DANIEL HART (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1975. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. Vol. 3, No. 2, May 1975 issue. 21-28 with 1 facsimile of document, 1 map and 2 plans. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.7.
Petition sent in 1884. Opening the Mossman-Port Douglas area to European settlement.
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$10

66780
HAYSOM, Noel
TRAWLERS, TROLLERS AND TREPANGERS - The story of Queensland Commercial Fishing Industry pre-1988

Brisbane. 2001. Department of Primary Industries. 1st Ed. Foreword by Henry Palaszczuk, Minister for Primary Industries. (2), VIII, 170 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0734501250
Pearling Industry - Whaling ...
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$80

47519
HOLTHOUSE, Hector
ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE GOLD COAST

Sydney. 1982. A H & A W Reed. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 38 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 24 x 18.2. 0589503278
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$10

67446
INNISFAIL
INNISFAIL, QUEENSLAND - An Australian Post Office History

Innisfail. 1969. Innisfail Post Office 18 PP (recto only), plus 11 pages with b/w photos. Plastic folder with clear front cover. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 30 x 21.
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$10

64869
JOHNSTON, W. R. & WILSON, P. D.
QUEENSLAND HERITAGE - Volume 2, No. 6

Brisbane. 1972. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. Vol. 2, No. 6, May 1972. 36 PP with b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.7.
Sir James Cockle, by J. M. Bennett. Metropolitan Government in Brisbane, by J. R. Laverty. Redcliffe in 1824, by J. G. Steele. Marie Yamba, Bloomfield and Hope Vale: the Lutheran Missions, by Kay Elizabeth Evans.
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$10

64891
JOHNSTON, W. Ross
THE CALL OF THE LAND - A History of Queensland to the Present Day

Brisbane. 1982. The Jacaranda Press 1st Ed. VIII, 229 PP with b/w illustrations (engravings, facsimile of documents, maps, photos). Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Signed by the author on title page. Fine. 26.2 x 20. 0701616555
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$25

50267
JOHNSTON, W. Ross (editor)
COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FOR THE JAMES COOK BI-CENTENARY (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1970. Library Board of Queensland. Volume 2, No. 2, May 1970. 32 PP for 5 articles with 1 map of the Queensland coast, 8 colour illustrations and 9 b/w photos.. Soft cover. Near fine. 30.2 x 24.5.
Observations upon animals made by the naturalists of the Endeavour, by G. B. Sharman. Time and Captain Cook, by R. B. Joyce. The Gogo-Yimidjir People and the Endeavour by F. P. Woolston. The Endeavour River and Cooktown, by S.E. Stephens...
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$30

64353
JONES, David & NUNAN, Peter
MASTER MARINER - The Story of Captain Harold Chesterman

Rockhampton. 2009. Central Queensland University Press. 1st Ed. XII, 237 PP with I plan, 4 maps and 63 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Front cover with a light crease. Dedicatory note to previous owner signed by authors. Near fine. Scarce. 25 x 17.8. 9781921274121
Cadet on HMS Worcester in 1931/1933. Port Line 1933 to 1938. Royal Navy 1938 to 1946 (... Battle of the Atlantic). With the Commonwealth Lighthouses Service 1947 to 1978, servicing the Queensland coast.
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$70

64261
JONES, David & NUNAN, Peter
MORE THAN A HAIRCUT AND A SHAVE: South Brisbane Dry Dock - A History

Brisbane. 2013. Boolarong Press. 1st Ed. X, (2), 282 PP, (2) with tables, b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15. 9781922109996
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$45

30563
KEEBLE, Cliff & COOK, Phil (compilers)
BLUE SKY WHITE STAR - A HISTORY OF THE LITTLE SHIP CLUB, QUEENSLAND SQUADRON. (Incorporating the Naval Auxiliary Patrol Association, Qld.)

Brisbane. 1985. The Little Ship Club. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 1 flag, 3 badges and 13 b/w photos. Eps: Badges of the L.S.C. and the N.A.P. Illustrated laminated boards (Blue Sky White Star). Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Signed by the compilers on verso of front endpaper. Fine. 21.5 x 15. 1862527644
Creation in the early stage of World War Two of the Voluntary Coastal Patrol.
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$25

59593
KERR, John (Honorary Editor)
FLINDERS IN MORETON BAY: A Bicentenary Review 1799-1999

Brisbane. 2001. Royal Historical Society of Queensland. 1st Ed. Introduction by John Kerr. 80 PP with 1 chart, 1 plan of "Norfolk" and 11 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24.5 x 17.5. 0959579060
9 Papers by: Ian Wilkins, Ian Hadwen & Bern Cuthbertson, ... W. Delaney.
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$15

52160
LARKIN, John (compiler)
BRISBANE LADIES. The Story of the ships that founded Moreton Bay and Brisbane's history: May 1770 - May 1846

Brisbane. c. 1990. Author 1st Ed. (10), 59 PP with 2 maps and 8 drawings (ship types), plus 2 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, staples. Fine. 28.5 x 21.
Ship details (pages 1 to 19): H.M. Alligator to William. Shipping Arrivals and Departures Moreton Bay (pages 20 to 59): HM Barque Endeavour 17 May 1770 to schooner Jane, 29 May 1846.
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$25

66007
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ON THE QUEENSLAND COAST, Volume 1: 1791 - 1900

Geelong. c. 1982. Marine History. 1st Ed. 87 PP, plus 1 map on full page, & 26 pages with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on front cover and his signature on title page. Very good. 21.6 x 14.6. 0909191220
Includes the Great Barrier Reef, Coral Sea, Torres Strait & the Gulf of Carpentaria.
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$20

18827
LONEY, Jack
WRECKS ON THE QUEENSLAND COAST, Volume 2: 1901-1986

Geelong. 1987. Marine History Publications. 1st Ed. 44 PP, plus 12 pages with 1 map, 1 plan & 20 b/w illust. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title page. Foxing spots. Near fine. 21.8 x 14. 0909244308
Includes the Great Barrier Reef, Coral Sea, Torres Strait & Gulf of Carpentaria.
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$10

64023
LONGHURST, Robert & GRANO, Suzanne
EMBARQUEMENT POUR LE QUEENSLAND: DES LOYALTIENS EN TERRE AUSTRALIENNE / ACROSS THE CORAL SEA: LOYALTY ISLANDERS IN QUEENSLAND

Nouméa. 2001. Australian Consulate General / DFAT, Australian Commonwealth Government. New edition, updated for the Exhibition in New Caledonia. Foreword by Sally Mansfield, Australian Consul General in New Caledonia. 36 PP with b/w illustrations (1 facsimile of document and 6 maps). Pictorial soft cover. Text in English and French. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
Exhibition on "Loyalty Islanders and blackbirding to Queensland" held in 2001 at: Museum of Tropical Queensland, Townsville - Bibliothèque Bernheim, Nouméa - Musée d' Easo, Lifou. .
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$40

38302
LONGHURST, Robert & MOLE, Leslie
ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY QUEENSLAND: 100 YEAR HISTORY BOOK

Brisbane. 2005. Royal Life Saving Society of Queensland. 1st Ed. V, 302 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (ephemera & photos photos). Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 30.2 x 21.7. 0646442996
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$25

37966
LYNCH, Sam & TRUMAN, Mark
COASTAL AUSTRALIA

Sydney. 2000. Little Hills Press. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 1 map and 33 colour photos. Fp: Shute Harbour, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland. Hard cover, dj. Fine. Oblong: 21;3 x 27.2. 1863151397
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$10

64839
McDONALD, W. R.
The History of THE CLARENCE RIVER (New South Wales) and its Association with THE MORETON BAY SETTLEMENT

Brisbane. 1942. Telegraph. 1st Ed. 12 PP. Soft cover. War economy paper: aged, darkened and fragile, o/wise very good. A rare item. 22.3 x 14.
Address given on 1st December 1942, by W. R. McDonald, General Manager of the Brisbane "Telegraph" to the Historical Society of Queensland.
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$75

35731
McINNES, Allan
LIZARD ISLAND - Some of its History

Cairns. 1978. Author. Reprint. 26 PP with 1 map & 10 b/w illust. Inside back cover: Aerial photo of Lizard Island. Pictorial soft cover a little sunned near smine, o/wise fine. 19.7 x 13.5.
History from the journals of Capt. Cook, Joseph Banks, J. Lort Stokes (HMS Beagle), J. Beete Jukes (HMS Fly), T.H. Huxley and the story of Mrs. Watson.
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$10

64983
McINNES, Allan
MacDONNELLS OF CAIRNS - Some of the Firm's Early History

Cairns. 1984. MacDonnells. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sir Harry Gibbs. No pagination, 24 PP with b/w illustrations (1 portrait, 1 copy of Minutes of first meeting, 2 facsimile of Businees Card, and Bill of Sale at centrefold). Card covers, pictorial front. Near fine. 19.7 x 13.5. 0959088903
Centenary history of this firm of Solicitors.
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$10

64417
McINNES, Allan
THE WRECK OF THE "CHARLES EATON"

Brisbane. 1983. Royal Historical Society of Queensland. Reprint. 21- 50 PP with b/w illustrations (1 map and 3 photos). Soft covers a little soiled and reinforced, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 13.5.
Paper read to the RHSQ on 24 February 1983. Shipwrecked , 15 August 1834, on Detached Reef, Torres Strait, on a passage from Australia to Canton.
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$20

56934
McKELLAR, N. L.
FROM DERBY ROUND TO BURKETOWN - The A.U.S.N. Story

Brisbane. 1977. University of Queensland Press. 1st Ed. X, 682 PP with 76 b/w photos. Fp: Portrait of the first Earl of Inchcape. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket slightly worn. Faint foxing. Near fine. 25.5 x 16.5. 070221244X
The story of the Australasian United Steam Navigation Co., closely interwoven with the history of Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.
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$20

67612
MCLEOD, G. Roderick
BY RIVERBOAT TO EXILE'S ISLAND - Notes for a passage by pleasure launch from North Quay on the Brisbane River to the Island of St. Helena in Moreton Bay

Brisbane. 1970. Queensland Branch of the World Ship Society. Edition for annual outing on 19 December 1970. 8 PP (roneotyped and stapled) with 2 sketch maps (River Brisbane and St Helena Island in 1869). Ageing of paper. Very good. Format: 33.2 x 20.8.
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$5

67607
MCLEOD, Roderick / MACKEN, the Honourable James
THE STEAM YACHT "LUCINDA" / THE LUCINDA WEEKEND

2 items - 1: Page.45 of issue No. 41, 1991 of "The Australian Antique Collector" with 1 colour plate of the Lucinda. 2 : Pages 14 & 15 of the June 1992 issue of the "Magazine of the Royal Australian Historical Society". Near fine. 29.8 x 21.
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$5

64978
McMILLEN, Jan, O'HARA, John, SELBY, Wendy & COHEN, Kay
GAMBLER'S PARADISE

Brisbane. 1996. Royal Historical Society of Queensland. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 13 b/w photos. Fp. Soft cover, pictorial front. Fine. 24 x 17.5. 0646290355
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$15

65167
McNAUGHT, Phillipa
DIRECTORY OF QUEENSLAND MUSEUMS

Brisbane. 1991. Queensland Museum. 1st Ed. VI, 76, (2) PP with b/w illustrations (30 drawings and 14 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 18.8. 0724245707
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$15

51973
McNEILL, D. C.
THE MERCANTILE MARINE OFFICE. Its History and Function

Brisbane. 1969. The World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. 1st Ed. Foreword by T. Stevens. (1), 28 PP (roneotyped, recto only). Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. Oblong: 16.8 x 20.6.
Lecture given 5th August 1969.
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$15

64979
MACROSSAN, John, SAUNDERS, Kay, BERNS, Sandra, SHEEHAN, Colin & McCONNEL, Katie
GRIFFITH, THE LAW, AND THE AUSTRALIAN CONSTITUTION

Brisbane. 1998. Royal Historical Society of Queensland. 1st Ed. 80 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoons, drawings, engravings & photos). Soft cover, pictorial front. Small crease on lower front corner, o/wise fine. 24 x 17.5. 0959579052
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$30

44788
MARINE BOARD
QUEENSLAND EXAMINATIONS FOR MASTERS OF FISHING VESSELS - All Grades - Candidates Handbook

Brisbane. c. 1975. Marine Board of Queensland 1st Ed. 328, (12 appendices) PP with over 73 figures. Pictorial hard cover, cloth spine. Very good. 21.5 x 14.
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$5

66850
MARTIN, B. J. (editor)
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 8, No. 3

Brisbane. 1976. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. September 1976. 42-62 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front ("Krait", A Travelling War Memorial) staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
Krait: wartime raider returns to Queensland
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$5

66851
MARTIN, B. J. (editor)
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 9, No. 1

Brisbane. 1977. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. March 1977. 21 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front ("Mackarra", served Rockhampton) staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
Rockhampton, Capital of Central Queensland, by Frank Brennan
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$5

66852
MARTIN, B. J. (editor)
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 9, No. 2

Brisbane. 1977. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. June 1977. 22-45 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front ("Shamrock", Arrived Brisbane in 1842) staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
The Port of Brisbane, The First Twenty Years, by W. T. Foote.
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$5

65910
MARTIN, Brian
PRESERVING AN OLD TUG - FORCEFUL (in Insurance Lines)

Brisbane. 1972. The State Government Insurance Office (Queensland) Article pulled out from Volume LIV, No. 3, January-March 1972. Pages 2 to 6 with 4 b/w photos. Soft cover. Very good. 26.8 x 20.3.
Built Glasgow in 1925. Service on the Brisbane River between 1926 and 1971. Museum ship, since then.
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$5

36025
MARTIN, Brian & McLEOD, Rod
THE FORCEFUL STORY

Brisbane. c. 1980. Queensland Maritime Museum Association. Reprint. No pagination, 20 PP with 1 tail piece and 4 b/w photos. Soft cover, illustrated front. Plus an 8 pages "The History of the Forceful" (c. 1972), by Brian Martin. Fine. 19.3 x 12.8. 046148400
Built Glasgow in 1925. Service on the Brisbane River between 1926 and 1971. Museum ship since then.
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$10

65011
MATHER, Patricia (editor)
A TIME FOR A MUSEUM: The History of the Queensland Museum 1862-1986

Brisbane. 1986. Queensland Museum. 1st Ed. Volume 24 of the "Memoirs of the Queensland Museum". Preface by the Honorable Peter McKechnie. X, 386 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 24 x 18.5. 0724216456
... Chapter 10: People and lifestyle / Anthropology, by M.C. Quinnell. Chapter 12: Pandora Box / Maritime Archaeology, by R. A. Coleman.
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$25

59314
MESTON, Archibald
GEOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF QUEENSLAND

Brisbane. 1895. Edmund Gregory, Government Printer. 1st Ed. V-VI, 228 PP (text complete). Cloth cover, gilt title on front board. Covers in poor condition and reinforced at spine. Copy without front endpaper, half title and title pages (pages I to IV). Light foxing and a good working copy. 23 x 15.
Ferguson No.: 12532. Pages 77-93: Queensland Aboriginals. Pages 125 to 142: Chief Islands, Principal Capes, Bays and Harbours.
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$100

67433
MOSBY, Tom & EWINGTON, Julie
TORRES STRAIT HEADDRESS (in Art Lines)

Brisbane. 2008. Queensland Art Gallery. Issues 3 & 4 / 2008 of Art Lines, the Quarterly Magazine of the Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art.. 56 + 56 PP with colour ilustrations. Contains 2 articles of 2 pages each with 8 colour photos.
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$10

66798
MURPHY, J.
THE TORRES STRAITS MAIL SERVICES

Brisbane. 1955. Post Office Historical Society / Australian Postal Institute, Queensland division. 1st Ed. (2), 9 PP. Soft covers, title on front cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 26 x 20.2.
Paper presented 14th April 1955. Mail service between Australia and the United Kingdom, sailing via Torres Strait.
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$15

51939
N/A
AUSTRALIA'S PIONEERS

Brisbane. c. 1970. Australian Publishing Co. Special edition. 81, (3) PP. Soft cover, gilt title on front cover. Foxing on outside edges. A few marks on covers, o/wise internally very clean and good. 21.5 x 14.6.
... The Petries. Mary Spencer. Henry Parkes. Rosa Campbell-Praed. John Flynn. The Bussels. Ernest Giles. Andrew Barton Paterson (better known as Banjo Peterson).
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$5

67048
N/A
FORT LYTTON / AMPOL

Brisbane. c. 1963. Ampol Petroleum Limited. Folded brochure: 4 folds with 1 b/w photo and 1 plan of the proposed refinery. Near fine. 19.5 x 12.5.
History of the Fort at the mouth of the Brisbane river, and of Ampol Petroleum with its proposed oil refinery, and exporting facilities for the crude oil from Moonie oilfield.
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$10

47515
N/A
A MATTER OF TIME: SEA TURTLES OF QUEENSLAND

Brisbane. 1994. Queensland Turtle Research. 1st Ed. 60 PP with 1 map and b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
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$10

67228
N/A
QUEENSLAND STATE ARCHIVES

Brisbane. c. 1990. Queensland State Archives. Folder containing 7 files. A total of 24 pages with 4 b/w and 15 colour photos. Plus the programme for the Official Opening. Fine. 30 x 22.
Queensland State Archives - Facilities - Services - Government Records Service - Reference Service - Appraisal of Public Records - Preservation Services - Access to Public Records.
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$10

58633
N/A
WALKABOUT - Australian Geographical Magazine - Vol. 14, No. 3

Melbourne. 1948. Australian National Publicity Association. Vol. 14, No. 3, January 1948, edited by Charles H. Holmes. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (The Cane Cutter). Very good. 30.2 x 24.
The sugar shield, by Ruth Ann Curtis. Melanesian Arcadia, by J. G. Coombs. Townsville by Emerson Curtis. ... Mountain of Iron, by George Farwell.
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$10

64923
NIELSEN, Peter
NORTH QUEENSLAND AT WAR (Day by Day) - Volume 1: Naval and Merchant Shipping Movements (1939 - 1942)

Townsville, North Queensland. 2004. Nielsen Publishing. 1st limited edition, hand numbered (No. 058). VI, 306, XXIV PP with 1 map of North Queensland. Soft cover, map of North Queensland on back cover. Signed by the author on title page. Fine. 24 x 17. 0975212702
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$75

64924
NIELSEN, Peter
NORTH QUEENSLAND AT WAR (Day by Day) - Volume 2: Naval and Merchant Shipping Movements (1943)

Townsville, North Queensland. 2007. Nielsen Publishing. 1st limited edition, hand numbered (No. 041). VI, 307- 604, XXXVIII, (2) PP with 1 map of North Queensland. Soft cover, map of North Queensland on back cover. Back cover with a crease, o/wise fine. Signed by the author on title page. 24 x 17. 9780975212714
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$75

64624
NOLAN, Carolyn
BRISBANE'S NORTH EASTERN SUBURBS

Brisbane. 1995. State Library of Queensland. 1st edition in Our Heritage in Focus series. 96 PP with 1 map and 90 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 24.8 x 17.5. 0724265848
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$10

64984
O'BRIEN, D. A. (editor)
QUEENSLAND GEOGRAPHICAL JOURNAL - Vol. LXI

Brisbane. 1963. Royal Geographical Society of Australasia (Queensland). Vol. LXI, 1962-1963. 56 PP with b/w illustrations (diagram, facsimile document, photos and portraits) and 2 colour photos, plus 2 folded plates (Generalised Geological Map and 2 diagrams "Geological Sequence"). Card covers a little browned around edges. Previous owner's signature on top of front cover, o/wise fine. 23.8 x 15.3.
5 articles. Geological Sequence in the Early Bores in the Roma District / The Queensland Oil Position today / Australia and the Pacific Ocean, by H. I. Jensen. Oil and Gas values, by D.A. O'Brien. Bishop Island.
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$15

64908
O'CONNOR, Terry
A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF QUEENSLAND

Brisbane. 1996. Robert Brown & Associates (Qld) Pty Ltd. 1st Ed. 288 PP with b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 30.5 x 22.
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$20

56148
O'HAGAN, Dr. J. E. & URBAN, Sylvanus
GENERAL SIR THOMAS MAKDOUGALL BRISBANE, BART., F.R.S.

Brisbane. 1972. Museum Society of Queensland. Reprint of 2 articles. No pagination, 16 PP with 3 b/w illustrations. Fp: portrait of Sir Thomas Brisbane. Soft cover. Few foxing spots/rubs, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 13.4.
Two articles on his life and work. Published to mark the occasion of the celebration of the sesqui-centenary of the establishment by Sir Thomas of the first Scientific Institution in Australia at Parramatta in New South Wales, during the last week of April 1822. Paper Sir Thomas Brisbane, F.R.S., Founder of Organised Science in Australia read by Dr. J. E. O'Hagan, at the Royal Historical Society of Queensland on 28 July 1960. Obituary notice General Sir T. Makdougall Brisbane, Bart., F.R.S. from The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review, by Sylvanus Urban, London 1860.
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$5

64730
O'KEEFFE, Mamie
CONVICTS AT MORETON BAY 1824-1859

Brisbane. 2012. Royal Historical Society of Queensland. 1st Ed. 40 PP with 3 tables and b/w illustrations (1 plan, 1 drawing and 3 photos). Vignette on title page and front cover. Soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.5. 0959579087
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$10

66735
PARKE, John
AGAINST THE TIDE - Queensland's Moreton Bay Fishing Industry since 1824

Brisbane. 2013. 5Word Productions. 1st Ed. 88 PP 1 map of Moreton bay with location map and with 82 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. As new. 20.8 x 20.8. 9780987568519
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$35

48568
PATERSON, Lance
WRECK-OLLECTIONS: SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN QUEENSLAND WATERS - Volume 1

Caloundra, Qld. 2003. Author. 1st Ed. XII, 203 PP with 4 maps and 171 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.3 x 20.6. 0646417576
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$45

55284
PATERSON, Lance
WRECK-OLLECTIONS: SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS IN QUEENSLAND WATERS - Volume 2

Caloundra, Qld. 2008. Author. 1st Ed. (XII), 173 PP with 4 maps and over 170 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 29.4 x 20.6. 9780646480473
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$40

67547
PIM
PACIFIC ISLANDS MONTHLY - Vol. 44, No. 4

Sydney. 1973. Pacific Publications. April 1973. Edited by Stuart INDER. 120 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing and foxing of paper. Very good. 24 x 18.5.
The News Magazine of the South Pacific. ... Torres Strait: To be or not to be forever Queensland, by Geoffrey Peregrine (pages 49 to 51) / Dangerous Shoals for Torres along today's disputed frontier, by Captain Brett Hilder (pages 52 to 56). Aloi Pilioko and Pacific Art, by N. Michoutouchkine.
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$5

66496
QUANCHI, Dr Max (Conference Convenor)
THE PACIFIC IN AUSTRALIA - AUSTRALIA IN THE PACIFIC - 2006 Conference

Brisbane. 2006. Australian Association for the Advancement of Pacific Studies / Queensland University of Technology. January 2006 edition. 46 PP, plus 4 flyers loosely inserted. Soft cover, pictorial front. Fine. 29.8 x 20.5.
First conference held in Brisbane, 24th - 27th January 2006. Pages 10 to 17: Program. Pages 18 to 44 abstracts of 95 papers.
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$30

64941
QUEENSLAND
THE ANNUAL REVIEW OF QUEENSLAND, for the Year ended June 30th, 1902 - Volume 1, No.1

Brisbane. 1902. Commercial Publishing Company of Sydney. Vol. 1, No. 1, December 1902. (2), 272 PP, (40 Biographical Sketches) with period advertisements and b/w illustrations including 73 portraits in the "Biographical Sketches" section. Hard cover, pictorial boards, cloth spine. Covers worn and rubbed around edges with a crease on lower corner of front board. A few pages are chipped and with closed tears. Old water stain on the lower corner of the last forty pages without any loss of text/images. Name and address of a previous owner on preliminary page. Very good copy of a scarce item. 30.5 x 25.5.
A real "bible" of Queensland at the time: Historical (History of Queensland, Brisbane, Vice-Regal Rep., Population & Vital Stats..Law & Crime); Commercial (Chamber of Commerce, Shipping, Posts of Queensland, Freight, Imports, Exports, Trade); Manufactures, Finance & Insurance, Crown Lands, Pastoral & Agricultural, Mining, Railways & Tramways, Provincial (Ipswich, Toowoomba, Gympie, Maryborough, Bundaberg, Rockhampton, Townsville...).
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$250

64250
Queensland Art Gallery & Museum
THE TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS

Brisbane. 2011. Queensland Art Gallery / State Library of Queensland / Queensland Museum. 1st Ed. Introduction by Rachel Nolan. Foreword "The Torres Strait Islands: A Celebration", by Tony Ellwood, Dr. Ian Galloway, Lea Giles-Peters and John Kotzas. 319 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. New. 26 x 24.2. 9781921503207
Land Sea and Sky: Contemporary Art, by Diane Moon. ... Torres Strait Islanders: the 9000-year history of a Maritime People, by Ian J. McNiven. ... Torres Strait Islander material culture collections in the Queensland Museum, by Michael Quinnell and Imelda Miller. ...
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$40

64939
Queensland Environmental Protection Agency
HERITAGE TRAILS OF THE GREAT SOUTH EAST

Brisbane. 2000. State of Queensland Environmental Protection Agency. 1st Edition. 168 PP with 9 maps in colour and over 500 b/w or colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 22.5 x 23.8. 073451008X
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$20

66998
QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT
CENTENARY CAVALCADE / 1859 - 1959 Centenary of Queensland

Brisbane. 1959. Premier's Department, Queensland. 1st Ed. Foreword by the Hon. G. F. R. Nicklin, Premier of Queensland. Over 172 PP with period advertisements and b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, photos), plus 4 pages with advertisments in colour. Pictorial soft wrappers. Very good. 27.5 x 21.5
Pages 21 to 32: Evolution of Transport. ... Pages 91 to 104: Early discoveries and history. Pages 105 to 111: History of Queensland .
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$30

35654
QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT INTELLIGENCE AND TOURIST BUREAU
THE POCKET QUEENSLAND, Containing General Information regarding the Great North-Eastern State of the Australian Commonwealth

Brisbane. 1923. Queensland Government Intelligence and Tourist Bureau. New edition. IV, 196 PP, illustrated throughout with b/w photos. Pictorial card covers have a few small chips and light wear. Lacks the folded colour map called for in Aust. National Bibliography No. 34920. Very good. 18.3 x 12.3.
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$10

35346
QUEENSLAND MUSEUM
HUMPBACK WHALES (in Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Volume 30, Part 2)

Brisbane. 1991. Queensland Museum. July 1991. Edited by P.A. JELL & R.A. PATERSON. P. 239-354 with 14 tables, 10 colour photos and 61 b/w figures (drawings, graphs and b/w photos). Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 24.3 x 18.3.
14 papers presented at the Humpback Whale Conference hosted by the Queensland Museum in September 1990.
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$30

43298
RITCHIE, Captain C.A. (Introduction)
HMAS BRISBANE (DDG 41) - Operation Damask, October 1990 - April 1991

Sydney. 1991. HMAS Brisbane. 1st Ed. No pagination, 150 PP with cartoons, 4 maps, 9 colour and hundreds of b/w photos. Title page (in colour): Badge of Operation Damask. Cloth cover, gilt decoration (Persian Gulf) and title on front cover. Fine. Scarce. 30.5 x 21.7.
Australian participation in the 1991 gulf war effort to liberate Kuwait.
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$100

46113
RIVIERE, Dr Marc Serge, GIBSON-WILDE, Dorothy, CASOLIN, Mary & HOLT, Elizabeth
EARLY FRENCH SETTLERS IN NORTH QUEENSLAND

Townsville. 1989. Alliance Française de Townsville / James Cook University. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Professor K.V. Sinclair. X, 42 PP with b/w illustrations (1 map and 20 photos). Pictorial soft cover (slightly rubbed). Near fine. Scarce. 29.8 x 21. 0864433077
Brief history of the Alliance Française de Townsville. French Influence in Townsville. Contribution of early French settlers to the sugar industry in North Queensland. Miscellaneous "Francophones".
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$80

20415
ROBERTSON, Jillian
LIZARD ISLAND, A Reconstruction of the Life of Mrs. Watson

Melbourne. 1981. Hutchinson of Australia. 1st Ed. 176 PP with b/w illust. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note signed by the author to previous owner on FFEP. The previous owner who was the President of the RHSQ (Drury Clarke) has added a note about the author opposite the Contents page and has pasted down a newspaper clipping about the author who became Jillian Hamilton (Duchess of Hamilton). A near fine copy. 24.2 x 15.8. 0091371406
Her childhood in Cornwall, migration at the time of the Queensland gold rush. Her marriage to Captain Watson. Bêche-de-mer fishing on Lizard Island. Her tragic death in 1881.
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$25

65054
ROBINSON, J. S.
ARMS IN THE SERVICE OF QUEENSLAND 1859-1901

Brisbane. 1997. J. S. Robinson / S.F.R. Enterprises. Special Presentation Edition limited to 20 hand numbered copies (No. Ten). 240 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, plans, photos). Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on front cover and spine. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. Fine. 24.6 x 18.7. 0949749346
Section 4: Forts and Ships / H.M.Q.S. Gayundah, Paluma, Mosquito, Otter ...
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$100

64953
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - JOURNAL - Vol. IV, No. 5

Brisbane. 1952. The Historical Society of Queensland (Inc.). Journal Vol. IV, No. 5, December 1952. 591-738 PP with 2 b/w plates. Soft covers with browning around edges and spine, tape repair at top near spine. Ageing of paper, o/wise internally near fine. 21.4 x 13.7.
9 papers read to the Society in 1952 by: Allan A. Morrison, Arthur Laurie ... Thomas Welshby, by C. G. Austin. ... Port of Brisbane, by E.V. Stevens.
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$25

64950
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - JOURNAL - Vol. II, No. 6

Brisbane. 1935. The Historical Society of Queensland. Journal Vol. II, No. 6, November 1935. 263 - 326 PP. Soft covers, browned around edges and spine, ageing of paper, o/wise very good. 21.4 x 13.7.
5 papers read to the Society in 1929, 1933, 1931 and 1935 by: Thomas Welsby, "The Lost Leichhardt" and "William Landsborough - Explorer" / A. G. Davies, " The Genesis of the Port of Brisbane" and "Immigration and the Immigrant ships (Moreton Bay)" / Inigo Jones, "The Floods of the Brisbane River".
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$30

64951
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - JOURNAL - Vol. III, No. 1

Brisbane. 1937. The Historical Society of Queensland. Journal Vol. III, No. 1, December 1937. (2), 49 PP. Soft cover. Ageing of paper. Signature of previous owner at top of front cover. Very good.. 22 x 14.3.
3 papers read to the Society in 1936 and 1937 by: Thomas Welsby, "John Campbell - A Squatter of '41" / A. G. Davies, "Pioneer Steamships in Queensland Waters" / Raphael Cilento, "The New Guinea eruption of May 1937".
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$30

64952
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - JOURNAL - Vol. IV, No. 4

Brisbane. 1951. The Historical Society of Queensland (Inc.). Journal Vol. IV, No. 4, December 1951. Foreword by G. Greenwood. 447-590 PP with 2 b/w plates. Soft covers, browning around edges and spine. Ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 21.4 x 13.7.
8 papers read to the Society in 1951 "The Jubille Year" (Second half-century of Australia existence) by: Allan A. Morrison, Clem Lack, Glenville Pike, C.G. Austin, Arthur Laurie...
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$25

64956
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - JOURNAL, Year-book of Proceedings : Vol. V, No. 5

Brisbane. 1957. The Historical Society of Queensland. Journal Vol. V, No. 5, 1957. 1261-1372 PP. Soft cover. Ageing of paper. Near fine. 21.3 x 13.7.
8 papers read to the Society in 1957 by: Captain R.G. Ledley, "Early Torres Strait and Coast Pilot service" ... / Clem Lack, "Australia's Merchant Navy in World Wars ...
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$25

64957
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE JOURNAL OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - Year-book of Proceedings : Vol. IX, No. 4

Brisbane. 1972-73. The Royal Historical Society of Queensland. Vol. IX, No. 4, 1972-73. 177 PP with b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 21.3 x 13.7.
10 papers. "Queensland - Harbours, Rivers and Marine" & "Captain Charles Smith: A Master of Enterprise", by Norman S. Pixley. Two Brisbane Shipowners of the last century, by G. Roderick McLeod. ... A Thumbnail history of Numismatics pertaining to Queensland, by George D. Dean. German New Guinea: A Diplomatic, Economic and Political Survey, by Peter Overlack ...
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$15

64958
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE JOURNAL OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - Year-book of Proceedings : Vol. IX, No. 5

Brisbane. 1973-74. The Royal Historical Society of Queensland. Vol. IX, No. 5, 1973-74. 163 PP with b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 21.3 x 13.7. 0858810123
9 papers. "Consuls in Queensland", by Norman S. Pixley. History along the Waterways - The abandoned hulks of the Brisbane River and Moreton Bay", by G. Roderick McLeod. ...
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$15

64954
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE JOURNAL OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - Year-book of Proceedings : Vol. V, No. 2

Brisbane. 1954. The Historical Society of Queensland. Journal Vol. V, No. 2, 1954. 867-1003 PP with 1 b/w photo. Soft covers, faded around edges and spine. Ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 21 x 13.5.
9 papers read to the Society in 1954 by: Raphael Cilento... J.W. Collinson ... Kennedy Expedition, by Glenville Pike. The History of the A.U.S.N. Co. Ltd and its Predecessors, by Commander N. S. Pixley.
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$25

64955
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE JOURNAL OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - Year-book of Proceedings : Vol. V, No. 3

Brisbane. 1955. The Historical Society of Queensland. Journal Vol. V, No. 3, 1955. 1004-1123 PP with 1 plan and 1 b/w photo. Soft cover. Ageing of paper. Near fine. 21 x 13.5.
9 papers read to the Society in 1955 by: Raphael Cilento... J.W. Collinson ... The problem of the French Escapees from New Caledonia, by Clem Lack. ...Port of Rockhampton, by Captain F. Rhodes. ...
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$25

64963
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - Vol. X, No. 4

Brisbane. 1978-79. The Royal Historical Society of Queensland. Vol. X, No. 4, 1978-79, "Historical Papers", edited by H. J. Summers. 160 PP with 18 b/w illustrations, plus 1 large folded plate "Personal background to the Premiers of Queensland". Card covers. Near fine. 21 x 13.5. 0858810123
10 papers. "Sir Arthur Morgan", by Norman S. Pixley. Dangers and difficulties of the Torres Strait and Inner Route, by Allan McInnes. ... Lieut. Charles Jeffreys, R.N., the last Buccaneer, by J.C.H. Gill. ... Queensland annexation of Papua: a background of Anglo-German Friction, by Peter Overlack.
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$20

64964
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - Vol. XII, No. 2

Brisbane. 1985. The Royal Historical Society of Queensland. Vol. XII, No. 2, September 1985, edited by John D. Kerr. 165-284 PP with b/w illustrations. Card covers. Fine. 20.7 x 13.8. 0858810123
9 papers. ... Captain Foster Fyans and Mrs Eliza Fraser, by Professor J. S. Ryan. The last voyage of "Firefly" and Captain Kirby, by Allan McInnes.
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$20

64965
ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND
THE ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND - SPECIAL JOURNAL "Centenary of Queensland 1859-1959": Vol. VI, No. 1

Brisbane. 1959. The Royal Historical Society of Queensland. Special Journal Vol. VI, No. 1, 1959. 293 PP. Hard cover, title on front board, cloth spine. Fine. 21.2 x 13.8.
16 papers read to the Society in 1958 and 1959. "The Discovery of Australia" / "Wild White Men in Queensland", by Sir Raphael Cilento. Some Reminiscences of Early Queensland, by E.C. Davies. Queensland-One Hundred Years of Defence, by Commander N.S. Pixley. The Taming of the Great Barrier Reef (lighthouses on the coast)", by Clem L. Lack. ... Tug-Boats of the Brisbane River, by A.A. Jordan.
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$50

64853
RUSSELL, Henry Stuart
THE GENESIS OF QUEENSLAND: An Account of the First Exploring Journeys ...

Sydney. 1888. Turner & Henderson. 1st Ed. XVI, 17-633, (3 Appendix H, I & K) PP, plus 1 plate with portrait of Patrick Leslie, and 4 folded plates (1 facsimile portion of Muster Roll of HMS Resolute and Log of HMS Endeavour, Captain Cook - A plan of the Entrance of Endeavour River - 1 Sketch map of the Balonne River - 1 Sketch of Botany Bay). Fp: A sketch of Botany Bay in New South Wales). Burgandy cloth cover with light shelf wear around edges and small bump on lower corners, gilt title on spine "History of Queensland". About 10 pages roughly opened. Foxing spots on first and last 10 leaves, then only occasional. A very good clean copy of a scarce title. 26 x 17.
"... Journeys to and over Darling Downs: The Earliest Day of their Occupation; Social Life; Station Seeking; the Course of Discovery, Northward and Westward; and a Resumé of the causes which led to Separation from New South Wales with Portrait and Fac-similes of Maps, Log, &c., &c.".
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$300

52522
SHARMAN, R. C.
GUNS FROM THE 'ENDEAVOUR' (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1971. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. Volume 2, No. 5, November 1971. Contains article pages 23 to 31 with 2 maps, 3 plans and 2 b/w photos. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.8.
Recovery operation mounted by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia in 1969...
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$10

64871
SHEEHAN, C. G.. & WILSON, P. D.
QUEENSLAND HERITAGE - Volume 3, No. 5

Brisbane. 1976. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. Vol. 3, No. 5, May 1976. 28 PP with b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.7.
Education at Hightville and Ballara, by Ruth S. Kerr. The Queensland Badge, by Mamie O'Keeffe. Brisbane First Bishop the Right Reverend Edward Wyndham Tufnell, by H. J. Richards.
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$10

53918
SHIPPING
SAFETY HANDBOOK: Queensland Commercial & Fishing Ships

Brisbane. 1999. Queensland Transport / Maritime Division. 2nd edition. Introduction by Captain John Watkinson, Executive Director (Maritime). 72 PP with tables and colour illustrations (including 20 sketch maps). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 14.7 x 21.
Safety obligations, registrations, licensing and safety equipment requirements...
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$5

64973
SHIPPING
SAFETY HANDBOOK: Queensland Recreational Boating

Brisbane. 2000. Queensland Transport / Maritime Division. 12th edition of February 2000. 80 PP with tables and colour illustrations (including 20 sketch maps). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Oblong: 14.7 x 21.
Safety obligations, registrations, licensing and safety equipment requirements...
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$5

64137
SHIPWRECKS
WRECK OF THE QUETTA (in The Queenslander)

Brisbane. 1890. The Queenslander. Part (of issue P. 499 to 510) published March 15, 1890. Contains article from P. 504 to 510 with 7 b/w illustrations (1 map, 2 drawings of the Quetta and 4 engravings). Ageing of paper, and foxing. Very good. Rare. Large format :44 x 28.5.
Wrecked off Adolphus Island, 24th February 1890. ... loss of 173 lives.
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$70

52523
SKINNER, L. E.
THE SEARCH FOR THE "SEA BELLE" CASTAWAYS ON FRASER ISLAND (in Queensland Heritage - Volume 2, No.10)

Brisbane. 1974. Oxley Memorial Library / Library Board of Queensland. May 1974 issue: 3-14 PP with 1 map, 3 drawings. Soft cover. Fine. 30.2 x 24.8.
Sailed 2 April 1857 from Gladstone to Sydney, then disappeared. Rescue of 2 girls by crew of the schooner Coquette, 3rd October 1859.
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$5

12101
SMITH, A. E.
THREE MINUTES OF TIME - The Torpedoing of the Australian Hospital Ship "CENTAUR"

Tweed Heads. 1992. Lower Tweed River Historical Society. 2nd printing in May 1992 of the 1991 original. 78 PP with b/w illustrations by Warren Keats. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.6 x 14.6. 0646076310
Torpedoed by the Japanese submarine I-177 on 14th May, 1943, sunk in 3 minutes with the loss of 268 lives.
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$20

66810
SMITH, Alan E.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 5, No. 1

Brisbane. 1972. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 5, No. 1, October 1972. 18 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 1 plate with skech plans of the ScanAustral "Triton". Soft cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
Shipbuilding in Queensland: Evans Deakin Industries Limited. South Brisbane Dry Dock. ...
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$5

66811
SMITH, Alan E.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 5, No. 2

Brisbane. 1972. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 5, No. 2, December 1972. 19-40 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 3 plates with 4 b/w photos and 2 Artist Impressions. Soft cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
Shipbuilding in Queensland: Evans Deakin Industries Limited (part 2) Tribute to John Burke. ...
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66812
SMITH, Alan E.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 5, No. 3 (supplement)

Brisbane. 1973. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 5, No. 3, February - March 1973. 41-50 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 1 plate Sketch of the M.V. Kangaroo. Soft cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
John Burke "Special". Queensland Lighthouses. ...
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66813
SMITH, Alan E.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 5, No. 4

Brisbane. 1973. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 5, No. 4, April - May 1973. 51-73 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 1 plate with sketches of 3 Brisban,e Ferries. Soft cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
Brisbane "Golden Mile Ferry Service," by B. J. Martin. ... Shipbuilding in Qld, Evans Deakin part 3.
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$5

66814
SMITH, Alan E.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 5, No. 6

Brisbane. 1973. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 5, No. 6, August - September 1973. 142-169 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 2 plates with 1 sketch of Edina and 2 photos. Soft cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
50th Anniversary of "DOOMA. ... Shipbuilding in Qld, Evans Deakin part 4.
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$5

66815
SMITH, Alan E.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME BULLETIN - Volume 6, No. 2

Brisbane. 1974. Queensland Maritime Bulletin / World Ship Society - Queensland Branch. Volume 6, No. 2, March 1974. 38-85 PP (roneotyped) with b/w illustrations, plus 5 plates with 3 photos, 9 Funnel markings, 2 sketch plans. Soft cover, staples. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 30 x 21.
The Anchor Shipping & Foundry Co. Ltd. Voyage of the Tulagi. ...
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64412
SMITH, G. S.
THE QUEENSLAND OYSTER FISHERY - An illustrated history

Brisbane. 1985. Queensland Department of Primary Industries 1st Ed. No.: Q185007 in the information series. IX, 111 PP with 3 tables, 6 figures (3 maps and 3 graphs) and 22 b/w plates. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 29.4 x 21.
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$35

64843
SMITH, John Greig (editor)
BRISBANE TOWN NEWS, from the Sydney Morning Herald 1842-46

Brisbane. 1989. Brisbane History Group. 1st Ed. Brisbane History Group, Sources No. 3. (4), VI, 178 PP with 1 map of Moreton Bay and 2 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front, staples, cloth on spine. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0958782636
96 entries between 10th March 1842 and 28th December 1846.
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$25

64411
SPINAZE, M. P. (editor)
FROM KANGAROOS TO CARGO SHIPS - A Short History of Peninsula Kangaroo Point 1823 to 1996

Brisbane. 1997. The Queensland Women's Historical Association. 1st edition by Diana Hacker. (18), 103 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 100 pages with b/w illustrations (drawings and sketches, plans, portraits, photos...). Pictorial soft cover, cloth spine. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0959027165
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$50

51899
SPINAZE, M. P. (editor)
SHIPS ON SLIPS. A Condensed History of Peters Slip 1856 to 1992

Brisbane. 1996. The Queensland Women's Historical Association. 1st Ed. No pagination, 160 PP with b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, sketch plans, plans, photos) Pictorial soft cover, cloth spine. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 0959027149
Shipyard on the Brisbane River.
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$40

64711
ST PIERRE, John
MORETON BAY DETACHMENT 1824-25 - The Soldiers who served at the Redcliffe Convict Settlement

Brisbane. 2006. Redcliffe Historical Society. 2nd edition of the limited edition of 1994. Foreword by Professor John Pearn. Preface by John St Pierre. (2), 78 PP with 8 illustrations. Inside covers: Soldiers. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by the author on title page. Near fine. 29.5 x 21.
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$45

32275
STANTON, Jenny & JOHNSON, Mark A.
LIFELINE TO OUR FAR NORTH (in Australian Geographic No. 33)

Sydney. 1994. Australian Geographic Society. No.: 33, January/March 1994. Contains article from P. 84 to 97 with 2 maps and 21 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
Transport of goods by sea between Cairns and Thursday Island, Torres Strait.
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$10

40648
STEELE, J. G.
CONRAD MARTENS IN QUEENSLAND - The Frontier Travels of a Colonial Artist

Brisbane. 1978. University of Queensland Press. 1st Ed. XX, 150 PP with 5 tables and 111 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 16 colour plates. Eps: The Heifer Station, Canning Downs, 11th March 1852. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 28.6 x 25.7. 070221065X
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$35

42128
STEELE, J. G.
THE EXPLORERS OF THE MORETON BAY DISTRICT 1770-1830

Brisbane. 1972. University of Queensland Press. 1st Ed. XII, 386 PP with 55 figures. Title page: 6 portraits of explorers. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. A few repaired closed tears to dust jacket, o/wise near fine. 25.5 x 18.5. 0702206970
Cook, Flinders... Oxley, Logan...
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$60

36351
THORBURN, J. H.
MAJOR LIGHTHOUSES OF QUEENSLAND (in Queensland Heritage)

Brisbane. 1967. Library Board of Queensland. Volume 1, No. 6, May 1967. Includes article between P.18 and 29 with 1 map and 4 b/w photos. Card cover. Near fine. 30.2 x 24.5.
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$10

19368
TOGHILL, Jeff
TROPIC COAST - The Coastal Playgrounds of Queensland

Sydney. 1982. Reed. 1st Ed. 88 PP with maps & bw photos, plus 8 PP with 13 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Top corner of rear endpaper clipped, o/wise near fine. 26.8 x 19. 0589503340
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$10

61460
TORRES STRAIT
GELAM NGUZU KAZI / DUGONG MON FILS - Dossier de Presse

Nouméa. 2007. Consulat d'Australie. Press release. No pagination, 9 PP (recto only) with a map of the Torres Strait. Plus: Poster for the exhibition held at the head office of the South Pacific Communities in Nouméa and a 16 pages booklet "Gelam Nguzu Kazi / Dugong my Son" with 1 map and 30 b/w or colour illustrations . Clear plastic front, spiral bound. Press release and poster in French. Booklet in English. Fine. Press release & poster: 29.7 x 21. Booklet: 20 x 20.
Travelling exhibition of Linocuts by the artists of Mualgau Minaral Artist Collective from Mua Island in the Torres Strait.
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$15

67215
TRANTER, Deborah
USING A LOCAL MUSEUM AS A PLACE FOR LEARNING

Toowoomba. 1988. Queensland Museum & Department of Education, Darling Downs Region. 1st Ed. Note "Looking Locally", by Jeffrey Black. (4), 20 PP with b/w illustrations (1 map of Qld, 1 plan of Toowoomba, 1 plan of the "Cobb & Co. Museum", 3 facsimiles of documents and 6 pages of figures). Soft cover, illustrated front, staples. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$10

64802
VADER, John & LAND, Fred
THE GOLD COAST BOOK - An illustrated history

Brisbane. 1980. The Jacaranda Press 1st Ed. VIII, 152 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 16 pages with 42 colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Light foxing on outside page edges, o/wise near fine. 29.3 x 22.3. 0701613807
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$15

44439
WALSH, R. J. (editor)
Report of the Committe appointed by the Commonwealth and Queensland Governments on the Problem of the CROWN-OF-THORNS STARFISH (Acanthaster planci )

Melbourne. 1971. CSIRO. 1st Ed. 45 PP with 2 maps, 5 tables and 2 colour photos. Soft cover. Fine. 24 x 18.
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$10

52092
WARREN, R. J.
TOURIST AND HERITAGE GUIDE TO QUEENSLAND - AUSTRALIA 1788-1988 200TH ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR

Brisbane. 1988. Challenger Press & Marketing / Australian Heritage Productions. 1st Ed. No pagination, 78 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing. Near fine. 29.8 x 21.
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$10

67474
WELSBY, Thomas
EARLY MORETON BAY (Recollections)

Brisbane. 1907. Outridge Printing Company. 1st edition. III-XVI, 274 PP, plus 12 pages with 16 b/w plates. Ageing and foxing of paper. Lacks P.I & II. Pages stitched but without a binding and an otherwise complete copy. The rare first edition. 18 x 11.3.
Australian National Bibliography: 47145.
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$200

64152
WHEELER, Edward
THE JOURNAL OF EDWARD WHEELER - His account of his Voyage from London to Brisbane aboard the migrant sailing ship "Golden Empire" in 1863

Toowoomba. 2011. Peter Fox / Cranbrook Press. 1st Ed., with an introduction by Peter Fox. 82 PP with 11 b/w illustrations (drawings and photos) and 4 colour illustrations (2 maps, 1 photo and a portrait). Scanned copy of his original handwritten journal between pages 41 and 82. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 9780987142412
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$25

64848
WHITMORE, R. L. (editor)
EMINENT QUEENSLAND ENGINEERS

Brisbane. 1984. The Institution of Engineers Australia, Queensland Division 1st Ed. (4), 75 PP with 34 portraits. Pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing (faint). Near fine. 21.7 x 14.5. 0858141388
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67445
WHITMORE, R. L. (editor)
NINETEENTH CENTURY QUEENSLAND ENGINEERS: E.G.C. BARTON - A.J. GOLDSMITH - W.D. NISBET (in Queensland Division Technical Papers 1985)

Brisbane. 1985. The Institution of Engineers Australia, Queensland Division Vol. 26, No. 17, 18 & 19, June 1985. 20 PP (on 2 columns) with b/w illustrations. Article in 3 parts (pages 7 to 15) with 1 potrait for each part Near fine copy. 27.2 x 19.5.
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$10

66837
WILSON, P. D. (compiler)
QUEENSLAND STATE ARCHIVES Preliminary Guide to Holdings

Brisbane. 1984. Queensland State Archives. 1984 edition with a preface by J.C.H. Gill. (2), 57 PP. Soft cover, spiral bound. Front cover lightly soiled / foxed and with signature of previous owner. Very good. 33 x 20.5. 0724211489
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$10

64248
WINTER, Joan C. & COCHRANE, Dr. Susan
TALKING TAPA - Pasifika Bark Cloth in Queensland

Brisbane. 2009. Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre / Keeaira Press. 1st Ed. Introduction by Bronte Morris. 87 PP with colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. New. 26 x 20. 9780980323399
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$35

66853
WORLD SHIP SOCIETY
MONTHLY BULLETIN of the WORLD SHIP SOCIETY - Queensland Branch: Volume 1

Brisbane. 1969. W.S.S. - Qld Branch Volume 1 - No. 1 (January 1969) to No. 12 (December 1969). Edited by A.E. SMITH. 12 issues for a total of 132 pages (roneotyped), with b/w illustrations. Staples removed. Ageing / foxing of paper. Very good. 33.5 x 20.5.
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$25

66854
WORLD SHIP SOCIETY
QUEENSLAND MONTHLY BULLETIN of the WORLD SHIP SOCIETY: Volume 2

Brisbane. 1970. W.S.S. - Qld Branch. Volume 2 - No. 1 (January 1970) to No. 12 (December 1970). Edited by W.F. Foote. 12 issues for a total of 140 pages (roneotyped), with b/w illustrations. Staples removed. Ageing / foxing of paper. Very good. 33.5 x 20.5.
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$25

66834
YOUNG, Beryl (compiler)
THE LIBRARY OF THE GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF QUEENSLAND: What's in it for you

Brisbane. 1998. Genealogical Society of Queensland Inc. 1998 edition. (4), 116 PP. Soft cover. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$10