11641
AUSTRALIAN AIRLINES
BICENTENNIAL Issue - The Australian Way

Sydney. 1987. Australian Airlines. 1st Ed. 140 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Bonaparte Map circa 1695). Near fine. 29.7 x 22. 008189161
Special issue for the passengers of Australian Airlines (calendar for the bicentennial year). A vision of Eden, by Manning Clark. The next 200 years by Phillip Adams... Scientific beginnings by Robyn Williams...
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$20

13762
BANQUE NATIONALE DE PARIS
EARLY FRENCH VOYAGES TO AUSTRALIA - LES PREMIERES EXPEDITIONS FRANCAISES VERS L'AUSTRALIE (A portfolio of reproductions)

Melbourne. 1981. Banque Nationale de Paris. Limited edition of 2300 copies. Special folder containing: An 8 PP text book with a preface by Rodney Davidson, 2 colour reproductions of invitations to attend State banquets marking the Centenary of Settlement in NSW (1888) and the opening of the Commonwealth Parliament (1901) and on title page (protected by tissue guard): Frontispiece of "Atlas du Voyage de La Pérouse, 1797". As well as 17 facsimiles of plates (4 of them on double page) from the atlases from Bougainville's Voyage until that of Dumont d'Urville's Second Voyage. Original blue stiff folder. Letter from Banque Nationale de Paris to previous owner loosely inserted. Fine. French & English text. Large folio (47.3 cm x 65.6cm).
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$550

47813
BARNES, The Hon. C. E., Minister for External Territories
EXTERNAL TERRITORIES OF AUSTRALIA

Sydney. 1969. V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer N. S. W. / Department of External Territories. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 3 graphs, 4 maps and 28 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. Oblong: 18 x 24.2.
Papua and New Guinea. Norfolk Island. Cocos (Keeling) Islands. Christmas Island.
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$10

61904
BARRETT, Margaret
JEAN TREMOULET, The Unloved Consul-General (in Explorations - No. 51)

Melbourne. 2011. ISFAR / Institute for the Study of French-Australian Relations. December 2011. 64 PP. Contains article pages 15 to 32. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8.
WWII: Australia / Free French and Vichy France.
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$10

42697
BENNETT, George
WANDERINGS IN NEW SOUTH WALES, BATAVIA, PEDIR COAST, SINGAPORE AND CHINA; being the journal of a Naturalist in those countries during 1832, 1833, and 1834 (in two volumes)

Adelaide. 1967. Libraries Board of South Australia. Facsimile reprint of the 1834 original, No. 115 in the Australiana Facsimile Editions series. Volume I: (2), XVI, 440, (1) PP with 4 drawings. Fp: Bugong Mountain. Volume II: (2), VIII, 428 PP. Fp: Dutch & English portion of the European Factory at Canton. Hard cover, simile vellum, gilt title on spine. Light foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
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$120

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

37920
BONNER, Senator N.T., et al..
THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS OF ABORIGINES AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS AND THE PRESERVATION OF THEIR SACRED SITES

Canberra. 1974. The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia / A. G. P. S. 1st Ed. XIV, 134 PP with 10 tables. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 25 x 17.5. 0642005729
Second progress report from the Senate Standing Committee on Social Environment.
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$10

56951
BUFFETT, Alice & LAYCOCK, Donald C.
SPEAK NORFOLK TODAY

Norfolk Island. 1988. Himii Publishing. 2nd printing in August 1988 of the June 1988 original. Publication No. 5, of Languages for Intercultural Communication in the Pacific Area Project of the Australian Academy of Humanities. Foreword by Shirley Harrison. VIII, 78 PP with 13 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Signed on title page by Alice Buffett, co-author. Fine. 20.6 x 14.2. 0731631080
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$35

65607
BUFFETT, Alice Inez
COCONUTS TO COMPUTERS - A Concise Illustrated History of Norfolk Island and its People

Norfolk Island. 2004. Himii Publishing Company. 1st Ed. XIV, 232 PP with hundreds of b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Dedicatory note to Suzanne Carlsson Chauvel, dated and signed on title page by Alice Inez Buffett. Fine. 29.5 x 20.5. 0646347187
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$40

11964
CARNE, Derek
LANDRIGHTS - A Christian Perspective

Sydney. 1980. Australian Council of Churches / Catholic Commission for Justice & Peace. 1st Ed. (4), 160 PP with 12 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 21.8 x 13.8. 0909188408
Landrights and Aboriginal culture, Europeans and the Church.
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$10

36110
CARUANA, Wally
L'ART DES ABORIGENES D'AUSTRALIE

Paris. 1994. Editions Thames & Hudson SARL. 1st edition of the 1993 English original Aboriginal Art, translated by Luc Bessière. Collection Univers de l'Art. 216 PP with 31 colour and 156 b/w illust. Fp: Banumbirr, l'étoile du matin, by Jack Wunuwun, 1987. Pictorial card cover. Fine. French text. 21 x 15. 2878110781
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$25

66295
CAUDELL, A. B.
BAREFOOT TO BOARDROOM - 22,000 Days

Palm Cove, Qld. 2008. Plantone Pty Ltd. 1st Ed. 415 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note to previous owner dated and signed by the author on half title page. Fine. 24.3 x 16. 9780646495101
Autobiography of a young English boy who arrived in Australia after the end of WWII. Sydney during his youth and then Papua New Guinea in the printing industry, Fiji, Darwin and Cyclone Tracy, the Government Printing Office in Hobart....
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$40

36884
CHRISTIAN, Ena Ette
"FROM MYSE RANDA" - A Selection of Poems and Tales of Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island. 1986. Author. 1st Ed. No pagination, 48 PP with 3 b/w illustrations (paintings by the author). Fp: "Pa Ette gwen fishen". Inside back cover: "Build em fine house h'yu, maek hard work easy". Pictorial card cover. Norfolk Island language and English text. Signature of previous owner on inside front cover, together with the author's signature. Fine. 21 x 14.5.
Norfolk I'len's story / The Norfolk Island Story...
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$35

66352
CLARK, Rosemary, HOBAN, Mary, MADDOCKS, Hilary
2002 COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN STAMPS - Deluxe Edition

Melbourne. 2002. Australian Postal Corporation. Deluxe edition of the 2002 Collection. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus the 4 stock sheets with the 50 mint stamps and 4 miniature sheets issued for 2002 (face value 47.48 A$).. Hard cover, illustrated front board, with matching slip case. Fine (mint condition). 31 x 21.5.
Golden Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. Australian Lighthouses. ... Flinders - Baudin, Encounter Bay 1802 ...
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$80

65594
CLARKE, Peter
HELL AND PARADISE - The Norfolk, Bounty, Pitcairn Saga

Melbourne. 1986. Viking. 1st Ed. 189 PP with b/w & colour illust. Half-title page: Cat-o'-nine-tails. Titlespread: Matavai Bay, Island of Otahytey. FEP: Map of Norfolk Island. REP: Map of Pitcairn Island. Cloth cover, title in blind on front cover and spine, dj. Signed by the author on front endpaper and signature of previous owner. Near fine. 26 x 24.5. 0670815217
Two small islands in the South Pacific, miles apart, but linked by a common history and the descendants of the mutineers of HMS Bounty.
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$20

64736
COLEMAN, Neville
THE NATURE OF NORFOLK ISLAND

Brisbane. 1991. Author / Sea Australia Resource Centre. 1st Ed. 64 PP with colour illustrations (1 sketch of the Sirius, 3 maps and 152 photos). Title page: White Terns (Gygis Alba). Pictorial card cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15 0947325069
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$15

35497
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
DEFENCE REPORT 1990-91

Canberra. 1991. A.G.P.S. 1st Ed. VI, 300 PP with graphs, tables, organigrams and 263 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 24.9 x 17.5.
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$15

66490
DARWIN, Charles
CHARLES DARWIN'S "BEAGLE" DIARY

Cambridge. 2001. Cambridge University Press. Reprint of the 2001 paperback edition (original of 1988). Edited by Richard Darwin Keynes. XXIX, 464 PP with 27 b/w illustrations, plus 2 track charts (on double page) of the Beagles Voyage at rear of book. Fp: Charles Darwin as a young man. Title-page: The "Beagle" laid ashore at the Rio Santa Cruz. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15.2. 0521003172
Transcript of the diary kept between 24 October 1831 and 7 November 1836.
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$35

66293
DAY, David
THE WEATHER WATCHERS: 100 Years of the Bureau of Meteorology

Melbourne. 2007. Melbourne University Publishing / Bureau of Meteorology. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Geoff Love, Director of Meteorology. XIV, 530 PP with 24 headpieces with colour photos, b/w and colour illustrations(drawings, graphs, maps, newspaper clippings and photos). Eps: 105 colour maps showing Australian Rainfall by year from 1900 until 2005. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Mint condition. 25.3 x 17.5. 9780522852752
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$30

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

65293
DUNLOP, Eric W. & PIKE, Walter
AUSTRALIA - Colony to Nation

Melbourne. 1960. Longmans. 1st Ed. (6), 250 PP with 40b/w illustrations (diagram, drawings, maps & plans, sketches). Hard cover, Title on font board and spine. Name of previous owners on front endpaper. Top and bottom outside edges inscribed "Australie". Occasional foxing. Very good. 22 x 14.
Chapter II: Winged boats and White strangers. Chapter III: Founding the convict colony. ... Chapter XI: Changes in Communication and Transport.
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$15

66169
DUYKER, Edward
UN ACCENT SUR LE FRANCAIS / WITH A FRENCH ACCENT (in National Library of Australia News)

Canberra. 1994. National Library of Australia. Article pulled out from the July 1994 issue. Pages 12 to 15 with 3 b/w and 3 colour illustrations. Soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21.
On the first French contacts in Australia.
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$10

64544
EARLE, S. J.
A QUESTION OF DEFENCE: The Story of Green Hill Fort, Thursday Island

Thursday Island. 1993. Torres Strait Historical Society. 1st Ed. 60 PP with b/w illustrations: 2 maps of Torres Strait, 4 plans and 38 photos. Soft covers, illustrated front and back. Near fine. 21 x 14.5. 0959266011
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$25

40521
EARP, G.B. (editor)
WHAT WE DID IN AUSTRALIA: Being the practical experience of three clerks, in the stock-yard and at the gold fields

London. 1853. George Routledge. 1st Ed. 192 PP. Rebound copy - half bound, gilt lettering on spine (Australia, G.B. Earp, 1853). Lacks half title page and the book list advertisements. Signature of previous owner at top of title page. Contents very clean. Still a good copy. Scarce. 16.2 x 10.3.
Ferguson 9358.
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$100

40683
ELLIS, M. H.
THE GARDEN PATH - The Story of the saturation of the Australian Labour Movement by Communism

Sydney. 1949. The Land Newspaper Ltd. 1st Ed. 560, (16 index) PP. Soft cover, illustrated front. Ageing of paper. Foxing on top outside edge. Very good. 21 x 14.
A running guide to the continuous connection and interlocking of the Communist Party and the Labour Party in Australia.
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$20

66357
ERICKSEN, Hilary, FOX, Paul, HOBAN, Mary ...
2008 COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN STAMPS

Melbourne. 2008. Australian Postal Corporation. Edition of the 2008 Collection. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus the 5 stock sheets with the 123 mint stamps including the 4 miniature sheets issued for 2008 (face value 99.50 A$).. Hard cover, illustrated front board, with matching slip case. Fine (mint condition). 31 x 21.5.
Centenary of Scouting in Australia.
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$100

66358
ERICKSEN, Hilary, FOX, Paul, HOBAN, Mary ...
2009 COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN STAMPS

Melbourne. 2009. Australian Postal Corporation. Edition of the 2009 Collection. 54, (2) PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus the 4 stock sheets with the 115 mint stamps including the 9 miniature sheets and 3 sheetlets issued for 2009 (face value 89.10 A$).. Hard cover, illustrated front board, with matching slip case. Fine (mint condition). 31 x 21.5. 9780642368393
Australia Post - 200 Years. Queensland 150 years.
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$100

66356
ERICKSEN, Hilary, GERTSAKIS, Elizabeth & HOBAN, Mary
2007 COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN STAMPS

Melbourne. 2007. Australian Postal Corporation. Edition of the 2007 Collection. 56 PP with b/w and colour illustrations, plus the 6 stock sheets with the 100 mint stamps (including 2 "Motion Print" stamps on Surf Lifesaver) and 5 miniature sheets issued for 2007 (face value 77.55 A$).. Hard cover, illustrated front board, with matching slip case. Fine (mint condition). 31 x 21.5.
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$90

35322
EVANS, Owen & BROWN, Les
DARS-ET (This is it) - BIRDS & FLOWERS OF NORFOLK ISLAND

Norfolk. 1976. Norfolk Island Hospital Auxiliary. 1st Ed. Foreword by Elsie Hickey. No pagination, 16 PP with 24 colour photos. Inside back cover: A 1927 b/w photograph of the Hospital. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.
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$5

65919
EWER, Dr. Peter
WOUNDED EAGLE - The Bombing of Darwin and Australia's Air Defence Scandal

Sydney. 2009. New Holland Publishers (Australia). 1st Ed. 240 PP with b/w illustrations: 1 map of Australia, 1 plan of Darwin and 17 photos. Hard cover, illustrated front. Capital B at top corner of front endpaper and title page, o/wise fine. 22.5 x 18.5. 9781741108255
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$20

15659
FIDLON, Paul G. & RYAN, R. J. (editors)
THE JOURNAL OF ARTHUR BOWES SMYTH: Surgeon, Lady Penrhyn 1787-1789

Sydney. 1979. Australian Documents Library. 1st Ed. XX, 196 PP with 27 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. 25 x 18.7. 0908219008
Lady Penrhyn, first fleeter, brought over 100 female convicts from England, returned home via Lord Howe, Kermadec, Tahiti, Penrhyn in the Cook Islands, Guam...
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$30

11818
FISCHER, P.-H.
LA FRANCE, SES RAPPORTS HISTORIQUES AVEC LES AUTRES PEUPLES (Two Volumes)

Chipping Norton. 1989. Surrey Beatty. 1st limited Ed. of 100 copies, this one is No.51 & signed by the author. Volume I: X, 424 PP. Volume II: VI, P.425-811. Hand-bound two part buckram, gilt-engraved raised spine. Fine. French text. Scarce. 25.5 x 19. 0949324167
Two massive volumes treating France's relations with the other nations of the world (in alphabetical order), written by a former Sorbonne Professor now living in Australia.
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$300

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

66747
FROST, Alan
THE PRECARIOUS LIFE OF JAMES MARIO MATRA, Voyager with Cook, American Loyalist, Servant of Empire

Melbourne. 1995. The Miegunyah Press / Melbourne University Press. 1st edition limited to 1000 copies. No.6 in the Miegunyah Press series. XIV, 264, (2) PP, plus 12 b/w plates (6 of them maps & charts). Cloth cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 24.3 x 16. 052284667X
First voyage with Captain Cook and first account of this voyage with a concise vocabulary of the language of Otahitee. His proposals to establish a settlement in NSW. His diplomatic posting at Tangier...
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$50

66493
FROST, Lucy
NO PLACE FOR A NERVOUS LADY - Voices from the Australian Bush

Melbourne. 1984. McPhee Gribble / Penguin Books. 1st Ed. (8), 284, (4) PP with b/w illustrations. Soft cover, pictorial front. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 22.5 x 17. 014007340X
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$20

63678
GLEESON, James (editor)
RAY CROOKE

Sydney. c. 1972. Collins / Australian Artist Editions. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Sir William Collins. No pagination, 28 PP with 7 b/w and 18 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. 2 newspaper clippings inserted. Near fine. Oblong: 20.6 x 21. 0002114283
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$20

55507
GODARD, Philippe & DE KERROS, Tugdual
1772: THE FRENCH ANNEXATION OF NEW HOLLAND: The Tale of Louis de Saint Aloüarn

Perth. 2008. Western Australia Museum. 1st English edition. Translated from the 2002 French original, by Odette Margot, Myra Stanbury & Sue Baxter. (10), 269, (3) PP with 2 tables and b/w illustrations (18 head pieces, 17 facsimile of documents), plus 48 PP with 68 b/w or colour plates. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23.6 x 15.3. 9781920843984
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$30

65305
GUILLOU, Jean
CENT JOURS SUR UN RECIF - L'Aventure des 17 Naufragés de l'atoll South Minerva en 1962

Nouméa. 1982. Société d'Etudes Historiques. Reprint from Issue No. 50, (1st quarter 1982). No pagination, 20 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps, 1 drawing and 8 photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Near fine. 27.5 x 17.5.
Shipwreck of the Tongan registered schooner "Tuaikaepau" on South Minerva Reef ... Aftermath and rescue of the crew.
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$10

65306
GUILLOU, Jean
L' INDIAN PACIFIC: une Source d' Histoire Australienne

Nouméa. 1982. Société d'Etudes Historiques. Reprint from Issue No. 52, (3rd quarter 1982). No pagination, 20 PP with b/w illustrations (5 maps and 14 photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Near fine. 27.5 x 17.5.
Crossing the Australian Continent on the Indian Pacific train.
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$10

65308
GUILLOU, Jean
QUEEN EMMA, Reine des Mers du Sud

Nouméa. 1980. Société d'Etudes Historiques. Reprint from Issue No. 44, (2nd quarter 1980). No pagination, 23 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps and 24 photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Near fine. 27.5 x 17.5.
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$10

65326
GUILLOU, Jean
SHARK BAY - Un Lieu Historique

Nouméa. 1990. Société d'Etudes Historiques. Extract from Issue No. 82 (1st quarter 1990). 63-78 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, maps ... and photos). Pictorial soft cover, staples. French text. Very good. 27.5 x 17.5.
Shark Bay, Western Australia.
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$10

65307
GUILLOU, Jean
TROIS NAUFRAGES AUX ILES CHESTERFIELD au siècle dernier

Nouméa. 1983. Société d'Etudes Historiques. Reprint from Issue No. 55, (2nd quarter 1983). 27-46 PP with b/w illustrations (2 charts, 2 maps, 3 engravings and 5 photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Near fine. 27.5 x 17.5.
Chesterfield archipelago in the Coral Sea and the shipwrecks: Isabella in 1875 - Grimenza in 1854 - Prince of Denmark / Hamlet's Ghost.
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$10

65309
GUILLOU, Jean
UN EMIGRE DE LA REVOLUTION FRANCAISE AUX ANTIPODES EN 1794

Nouméa. 1983. Société d'Etudes Historiques. Reprint from Issue No. 57, (2nd quarter 1983). No pagination, 19 PP with 1 family tree and b/w illustrations (1 map and 5 photos). Pictorial soft cover (foxing spots). French text. Very good. 27.5 x 17.5.
Gabriel Louis Huon de Kerilleau.
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$10

56925
HEENAN, David
DUNK ISLAND AND BEAVER CAY

Brisbane. 1994. Glenmede. 1st Ed., in Australia's Great Barrier Reef series. 48 PP with 1 map with 2 insets on double page, 8 b/w and 74 colour photos. Pictorial laminated boards. Fine. 29.4 x 21.5. 0646168495
Holiday resort, research station...
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$10

66945
HILL, Chris
LORD HOWE ISLAND: South Pacific paradise on our doorstep (in Australian Geographic No. 28)

Sydney. 1992. A.G.S. No. 28, October-December 1992. Contains article pages 32 to 53 with 2 maps, 2 b/w and colour 36photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.8 x 21.
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$5

66375
HILLIER, R. S.
THE NORFOLK ISLAND BOOK

Norfolk Island. 1984. Anson Publications. 1st Ed. 80 PP with 106 colour photos. Fp: View on Nepean and Philip Islands. Eps: Seal of Norfolk Island. Hard cover, dj. Title page signed by author, and with a dedicatory note to previous owner signed by the publisher. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Light foxing of inside of dust jacket, o/wise very good. 28.5 x 21.6.
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$15

65605
HITCH, G. & M.
MAP DIRECTORY NORFOLK ISLAND 1992

Norfolk Island. 1991. Author. 1st Ed. 47 PP (typescript) with 6 maps and 22 "Directory" maps, plus 8 pages (24A to 24H) with 14 advertisements. Soft cover. Dedicatory note at top of title page dated and signed by the authors. Fine. 19.8 x 14.5.
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$25

65606
HITCH, Gil & Maev
GHOSTS OF NORFOLK ISLAND - A collection of Described Experiences with Illustrations, Maps & Diagrams

Norfolk Island. 1988. Author. 1st Ed. 45 PP (typescript) with b/w illustrations: 2 maps, 3 plans and 21 photos. Pictorial soft cover. Signed on title page by Maev Hitch. Fine. 19.8 x 14.5. 0731636953
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$20

65235
HUME, Stuart Hamilton
BEYOND THE BORDERS - An Anecdotal History of the Hume and Related Pioneering Families in Australia from 1790

Canberra. 1991. Jennifer Hume Macdougall and Prudence Grieve. 1st Ed. XVI, 218 PP with 16 "family trees" and b/w illustrations (engravings and photos). FEP: map "Pastoral Holdings of the Hume, Mitchell, Kennedy and Huon families" in Australia. REP: map of Hume and Kennedy Clan Territory of Scotland. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket is a little rubbed with a few repaired chips, name or previous owner at top of half-title page, o/wise a near fine copy of the scarce hardback edition. 26 x 18. 0646041398
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$100

31773
HUNT, Susan & CARTER, Paul
TERRE NAPOLEON - Australia through French Eyes 1800-1804

Sydney. 1999. Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales. 1st Ed., with a foreword by Jacqueline Bonnemains. (8), 148 PP with b/w and colour illust., and 46 plates in b/w and colour. Pictorial laminated boards, dj. Light foxing on prelims, o/wise fine. 31 x 24.7. 0949753874
French exploration of Australian shores (1801 to 1803) led by Captain Nicolas Baudin. Published to accompany an exhibition held in Sydney from 27th February to 30 May 1999.
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$15

33301
JONES, F. Lancaster
THE STRUCTURE AND GROWTH OF AUSTRALIA'S ABORIGINAL POPULATION

Canberra. 1970. ANU Press. 1st Ed., No. 1 in Aborigines in Australian Society series. VIII, 44 PP with 1 map, 4 figures (20 graphs), and 11 tables. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Light foxing on prelims, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14. 0708103278
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$15

67168
JOUFFROY-GAUJA, F. K., BEAULIEU, J. P. & DONATOWICZ, J. C.
SECRET GARDEN AT RECHERCHE BAY - 1992

Hobart. 2016. Ancient art of the South Seas. 1st edition of February 2016. 96 PP with 4 sketch maps, 28 b/w and 24 colour illustrations. Title page: Lahaye's garden on chart of Port du Nord. Pictorial soft cover. Signed by Professeur Jean-Philippe Beaulieu, co-author, on title page. New. 25 x 21. 9782953563559
Felix Lahaye and the French Garden set on 23 April 1792 at Recherche Bay, during the expedition led by Rear-Admiral Bruny d'Entrecasteaux.
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$45

42737
LAVERY, H. J. (editor)
EXPLORATION NORTH - Australia's Wildlife from Desert to Reef

Melbourne. 1978. Richmond Hill Press. 1st Ed. 244, 6 index) PP with sketches, maps, b/w and colour photos. Hard cover, dj. Presentation plate by the Queensland Minister for Culture, National Parks and Recreation tipped in on front endpaper. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24.7 x 17.5. 0908157002
The Explorers by H.J. Lavery. The Mulga, Land of the Bulloo by M.J.S. Denny. The Bush by G. Gordon. The Rainforest by J. W. Winter. The Swamps, by J. G. Blackman. The Reef, Uncertain Land of Plenty, by C. J. Limpus.
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$10

35897
LEVIS, Danièle
TERRES DES HOMMES DU GRAND OCEAN -De la coutume au Droit International

Paris. 1999. L'Harmattan. 1st Ed., in Collection Logiques Juridiques. 194 PP. Card cover. Fine. French text. 21.6 x 13.3. 2738483305
Land rights of indigenous peoples and international laws in the South Pacific. Examples: New Caledonia - Tahiti - Australia: Terra Nullius, the Wik and Mabo decisions - New Zealand and Waitangi Treaty.
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$30

11651
MACKANESS, George
SOME PROPOSALS FOR ESTABLISHING COLONIES IN THE SOUTH SEAS

Dubbo, NSW. 1976. Review Publications. Reprint of 1943 Ed. Volume XI in the Australian Historical Monographs new series. 62 PP with 5 b/w illust. Stapled card cover. Very good. 21.4 x 13.7.
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$15

66492
MACLEAY, Victoria
POPULATE OR PERISH: Immigration since 1945

Brisbane. 2014. Trocadero Publishing. 1st Ed., in "The National Identity" series. 32 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21. 9780864271501
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$20

65780
MAIN, W. de L. & McKNIGHT, D. G.
NORFOLK ISLAND - BATHYMETRY

Wellington. 1981. New Zealand Oceanographic Institute / Department of Scientific and Industrial Reasearch. Ist Ed., in the "Island Series". Folded (4 folds) Bathymetric Chart in colour (scale: 1/200 000 at latitude 29S). Light rubbing at folds. Occasional foxing. Very good. Format - Poster size: 84 x 55 & folded size: 21 x 13. Contained in a green card folder: 25.5 x 17.2.
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$20

64451
MANDER-JONES, Phyllis (editor)
MANUSCRIPTS IN THE BRITISH ISLES RELATING TO AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, AND THE PACIFIC

Canberra. 1972. ANU / National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. XXIII, 697 PP. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Light foxing on top outside page edges, o/wise near fine. 25 x 16. 0708104509
Source materials found in Great Britain and Ireland.
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$15

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

35327
MATTHEW, Commodore J. A. (editor)
A GUIDE TO GOVERNMENT HOUSE NORFOLK ISLAND

Norfolk Island. 1988. Author. 1st Ed. No pagination, 16 PP with 10 b/w photos. Inside front cover: Plan and elevation of Government House Norfolk Island 1939. Inside back cover: List of Administrators 1914 to 1988. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 24.6 x 17.1. 0858376288
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$10

10324
MEANEY, Neville
THE SEARCH FOR SECURITY IN THE PACIFIC, 1901-1914

Sydney. 1976. Sydney University Press. 1st Ed., in a History of Australian Defence and Foreign Policy 1901-23, Volume 1. XII, 306 PP with tables. Fp: The Fight of the Shepherds (cartoon). Hard cover, dj. Small repaired tear in dust jacket, o/wise fine. 24.3 x 16. 0424000067
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$25

66342
MILLER, Rachel
WIFE & BAGGAGE TO FOLLOW

Canberra. 2013. Halstead Press. 1st Ed. Introduction and Afterword by Diana Hall. 255 PP with b/w illustrations (2 cartoons, 2 facsimiles of documents and 42 photos). Title spread: Canberra railway station. Pictorial soft cover. Pages 125 to 128 with a tiny piece missing (cut) on bottom right-hand corner without loss of text, o/wise very good. 23 x 15.3 9781925043006
Reminiscences of wives of Australian Diplomats, in their foreign postiings.
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$20

44409
MILLS, Richard Charles
THE COLONIZATION OF AUSTRALIA (1829-42) - The Wakefield Experiment in Empire Building

Sydney. 1974. Sydney University Press. Facsimile edition with a note by S. J. Butlin, of the 1915 original with an introduction by Graham Wallace. In the Australian Historical Reprints. XX, 363 PP. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 14. 0424000040
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$20

17629
MOORE, David R.
ARTS AND CRAFTS OF TORRES STRAIT

London. 1989. Shire Ethnography. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 2 maps & 48 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15. 0747800073
Search for food, religion and magic, trade, warfare,...
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$15

35774
MUIRHEAD, Commissioner J. H.
ROYAL COMMISSION INTO ABORIGINAL DEATHS IN CUSTODY - Interim Report

Canberra. 1988. A.G.P.S. 1st Ed. XXV, 101 PP with 8 figures and 16 tables. Card cover. Fine. 25 x 17.8. 0644089350
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$20

51397
N/A
AUSTRALIAN EXTERNAL TERRITORIES. Volume 9, No. 2

Canberra. 1969. Department of External Territories. 2, May 1969. 44 PP with 1 map, 3 cartoons and 15 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.7.
The 1966 census of Papua and New Guinea. H. D. Eve, Surveyor. Chinese festivals in Christmas Island.
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$10

66999
N/A
THE AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM MAGAZINE - Volume XI, No.4

Sydney. 1953. The Australian Museum. December 1953. 101 and 136 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings and photos). Pictorial soft cover (A Toradja House). Fine. 24.5 x 18.5.
A Toradja House, by F. D. McCarthy. Aboriginal Rock-Painting of the South Coast, by William H. Kinsela. Marine stingers, by Elizabeth C. Pope. Bali: Emerald gem of the Indies, by Frederick D. McCarthy. ...
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$10

51400
N/A
AUSTRALIAN TERRITORIES. Vol. 2, No. 2

Canberra. 1962. Department of Territories. March 1962. 44 PP with b/w illustrations. Fine. 23.4 x 14.8.
Local Government and Community Development in rural Areas of Papua and New Guinea. Designs for a Patrol Officer's Quarters in New Guinea. Survey of the Adelaide River. Savings and Loan Societies. Aid Posts. ...
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$10

51401
N/A
AUSTRALIAN TERRITORIES. Vol. 2, No. 4

Canberra. 1962. Department of Territories. July 1962. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Fine. 23.4 x 14.8.
Pushing back the frontier. Cargo Cults in Papua and New Guinea. Traditions and Trends in agriculture. Botany in the Northern Territory ...
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$10

51402
N/A
AUSTRALIAN TERRITORIES. Vol. 3, No. 1

Canberra. 1963. Department of Territories. January 1963. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Fine. 23.4 x 14.8.
The contibution of the Missions to Education in Papua and New Guinea. The development of a cattle industry in the Territory of Papua and New Guinea. Progress in the Lufa area...
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$10

51403
N/A
AUSTRALIAN TERRITORIES. Vol. 3, No. 2

Canberra. 1963. Department of Territories. March 1963. 44 PP with b/w illustrations. Fine. 23.4 x 14.8.
Planning welfare development in the Petermann Ranges, N. T. The Native Loans Board of the Territory of Papua and New Guinea ... The growth of a Town - from Stuart to Alice Springs. A Patrol into the Porgera-Strickland Gorge area.
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$10

51404
N/A
AUSTRALIAN TERRITORIES. Vol. 5, No. 1

Canberra. 1965. Department of Territories. January 1965. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Fine. 23.4 x 14.8.
THe War Effort of the Northern Territory Aborigines. Mushrooms and Collective Hysteria. Record Sepik Voyage by Army Landing Ship, by Captain W. M. Blumenfeld, Master of the Bridenell White. ...
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$10

64504
N/A
SHIPPING AND COMMERCE OF AUSTRALIA - 1967-68

Sydney. 1967. Shipping Newspapers Limited / The Daily Commercial News and Shipping List. Special Issue of D.C.N., December 1967. 168 PP, XXIV (Commonwealth exports), with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Lufthansa Boeing 747 over Sydney) with light wear/soiling and a few small creases. Very good. Large format: 36.5 x 25.
Shipping and trade review, by J. R. Moylan. Shipping Trends in Australia, by Hon. Gordon Freeth .... The role of Quarantine in Trade and Travel, by Dr. A.J. Forbes. ...
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$35

64140
NETTELBECK, Colin
AN ARCHIVE OF FREEDOM - Collection of French broadsides on Post-Occupation France (in The National Library of Australia Magazine)

Canberra. 2014. National Library of Australia. Vol. 6, No. 1, March 2014. 32 PP. Contains article between P.6 and 9 with 5 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Wind Map). New. 29.8 x 21.
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$10

35340
NORFOLK ISLAND
REPORT OF THE ROYAL COMMISSION INTO MATTERS RELATING TO NORFOLK ISLANDS

Canberra. 1976. A.G.P.S. 1st edition of October 1976. XIII, 419 PP with tables and 4 maps. Card covers with creases and rubbed parts. Stamp and name of previous owner at top of title page. Ageing of paper. Still a good copy. 25 x 17.5. 0642022348
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$30

65111
OPPENHEIMER, Melanie
AUSTRALIAN RED CROSS: 100 Years On (in The National Library of Australia Magazine)

Canberra. 2014. National Library of Australia. Vol. 6, No. 2, June 2014, edited by Susan Hall. 32 PP. Contains article between P. 2 and 7 with 3 b/w and 6 colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (Red Cross Nurse) . New. 29.8 x 21.
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$10

37318
OSBORNE, Elizabeth
TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER WOMEN AND THE PACIFIC WAR

Canberra. 1997. Aboriginal Studies Press. 1st Ed. XV, 271 PP with 4 maps and 20 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.5. 0855753137
Living between 1942 and 1945 on Australia's front line during the Pacific campaigns.
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$10

64702
PERRY, Roland
PACIFIC 360

Sydney. 2012. Hachette Australia. 1st Ed. (12), 500 PP with 1 map, plus 16 pages with 33 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Rubbed patch at top corner of front endpaper, o/wise fine. 25 x 15.7. 9780733627040
Australia's battle for survival in World War II.
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$45

64011
PLOMLEY, N. J. B.
THOMAS BOCK'S PORTRAITS OF THE TASMANIAN ABORIGINES

Launceston. 1965. Queen Victoria Museum. 31st May 1965 edition. Records of the Queen Victoria Museum, New series, No. 18. 25 PP with 1 tables, 3 "inscritions", 3 "signatures" and 9 other plates with 20 portraits. Pictorial soft cover (Front: Trugernanna). Near fine. 25 x 18.7.
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$40

11554
PONS, Xavier
A SHELTERED LAND

Sydney. 1994. Allen & Unwin. 1st Ed. XVI, 350 PP with 12 tables in text and 1 table in the endnotes section. Pictorial soft cover. Occasional foxing. Fine. 23 x 15.2. 1863736395
Australia: Creation of a no risk society built behind a wall of protection, either militarily (UK, then USA) or with tariffs and trade barriers. Attempts at a welfare state, which have not wiped out poverty and inequalities... Sweeping reassessment of Australia's past - a new vision of Australia's future.
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$10

66345
PRINGLE, John Douglas
THE SHOREBIRDS OF AUSTRALIA

Sydney. 1987. Angus & Robertson Publishers / The National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife. 1st Ed. Foreword by Ronald Strahan. (26), 692 PP with 2 figures and colour illustrations (105 location maps and over 600 photos). Hard cover, dj. Slight insect damage on edges of covers. Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise a very good clean copy. 29.6 x 22 0207153485
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$75

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

66329
RAINS, Dr. Kevin
JOURNEYS TO SUGAROPOLIS - The Australian South Sea Islander Story of the Gold Coast Region

Gold Coast. 2013. Office of City Architect and Heritage / City of Gold Coast. 1st Ed. 64 PP with illustrations throughout: b/w (maps & plans, facsimile of documents, photos) & colour (1 map and 5 photos), plus large folded map in colour loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21 x 21. 0896100200
On the exhibition held between June and September 2013, and commemorating the 1863 arrival of the first South Sea Islanders in Queensland.
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$30

66502
RAMSAY SMITH, W.
MYTHS & LEGENDS OF THE AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINALS

London. 1930. George G. Harrap. 1st Ed. 356 PP with 24 b/w illustrations, plus 16 plates in colour by Alice Woodward and 24 plates with 24 photos. Fp: Aboriginals of the North Musgrave ranges. Decorated cloth cover, gilt title on spine and front cover. Covers slightly marked. Occasional foxing, o/wise near fine. 22.5 x 15.
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$75

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

13438
RIVIERE, Marc Serge & EINAM, H.T. (editors)
ANY PORT IN A STORM, FROM PROVENCE TO AUSTRALIA: Rolland's Journal of the Voyage of La Coquille (1822-1825)

Townsville. 1993. James Cook University. 1st Ed. 228 PP with 1 map & 15 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed with a few creases. Dedicatory note on front endpaper dated and signed by the author. Very good. 21 x 15. 0864434820
The Journal of a Master Gunner who circumnavigated the world during the cruise of La Coquille, Capt. L.I. Duperrey, between August, 1822 & March, 1825. Original French text with English translation.
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$35

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

52370
ROSE, Lyndon
PEOPLE IN THE SUN. The Native People of Australia and the Islands of the South West Pacific

Sydney. 1961. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. 94 PP profusely illustrated with b/w photos by Ronald Rose. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Dedicatory note on front endpaper dated and signed by Ronald and Lyndon Rose. Very good. 28.7 x 22.
Covers the people, clothing, houses, food and village life of the native people of Australia and some of its island neighbours.
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$15

65671
ROSE, Ronald
AUSTRALIA'S ISLAND TERRITORIES

Sydney. 1967. Nelson Doubleday. 1st Ed., in the Around Australia Program series. 64 PP with 5 maps at centrefold (location map and 4 of islands/territories), 11 line drawings, 22 colour plates pasted down, and 19 b/w photos. Spare set of 22 colour photos loosely inserted. Pictorial soft cover (slightly rubbed). Slight ageing, foxing of paper. Signature of previous owner on title page, o/wise very good. 21 x 14.
Informative booklet on the Islands/Territories around Australia: Norfolk - Nauru - Cocos Keeling - Christmas...
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$25

45278
ROSENFELD, Andrée, HORTON, David & WINTER, John
EARLY MAN IN NORTH QUEENSLAND - Art and Archaeology in the Laura area - Terra Australis No.6

Canberra. 1981. ANU / Department of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific Studies. 1st Ed., No. 6 in the Terra Australis series. XII, 95 PP with 45 figures, 11 tables and 15 b/w plates. Fp: Early man shelter. Illustrated soft cover. Near fine. 29 x 20.5. 086784065X
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$30

66364
ROYAL AUSTRALASIAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS
DOCTORS AND AUSTRALIAN SCIENCE

Sydney. 1980. The Royal Australasian College of Physicians. 1980 edition, with a preface by Alison Holster, and introduction by Michael Hoare. 40 PP, plus 1 page "Addenda and Corrigenda" tipped in on page 5. Soft cover, staples. Covers with slight insect damage and some ageing of paper, o/wise very good. 22.5 x 17.8. 090978308X
Catalogue of an exhibition held at The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Sydney, 24-29 February 1980. 70 items: manuscripts, books, periodical articles, photographs and medals.
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$20

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

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

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

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

63952
RUSSELL, Elaine, ANDERSON, Kim (editors)
AUSTRALIANS: A HISTORICAL LIBRARY (in 11 Volumes and the Historical Atlas)

Sydney. 1987 & 1989. Fairfax, Syme & Weldon Associates. 1st Ed., in "Australians: A Historical Library" series. Foreword by Oliver MacDonagh. 12 Volumes. I - Australians to 1788: XVI, 476 PP. II - Australians 1838: XVIII, 474 PP. III - Australians 1888: XVIII, 474 PP. IV - Australians 1938: XVIII, 474 PP. V - Australians from 1939: XVIII, 474 PP. VI - Australians, A historical Atlas. XIV, 290 PP. VII - Australians, a Guide to Sources: XVIII, 473 PP. VIII - Australians, Events and Places: XVI, 476 PP. IX - Australians, a Historical Dictionary: XX, 462 PP. X - Australians, Historical Statistics: XVIII, 470 PP. XI - Australians, The Guide and Index: XXVIII, 83 PP. XII (1989) - Australians 1988: X, 254 PP. Hard cover, colour illustration on front cover. Three volumes with few small stains on outside edges. Occasionsal foxing. A near fine set. Format - 11 of the volumes: 27.8 x 20 & Atlas: 39.5 x 27.5. 0949288098
Volumes' editors: Vol. I: D.J. Mulvaney & J. Peter White. Vol. II: Alan Atkinson & Marian Aveling. Vol. III: Graeme Davison, J.W. McCarthy & Ailsa McLeary. Vl. IVV: Bill Gammage & Peter Spearritt. Vol. V: Ann Curthoys, A. W. Martin & Tim Rowse. Vol. VI: J.C.R. Camm, John McQuilton & Trevor W. Plumb. Vol. VII: D.H. Borchardt & Victor Crittenden. Vol. VIII & Vol. IX: Graeme Aplin, S. G. Foster & Michael McKernan. Vol. X: Wray Vamplew. Vol. XI: Foreword by Philip Allen. Vol XII: Marion K. Stell, & Ruth Thompson, with an introduction by Kim Anderson.
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$300

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

65852
SAVERY, Henry
THE HERMIT IN VAN DIEMEN'S LAND

Brisbane. 1964. University of Queensland Press. New edition of the 1829-30 original. Edited with a biographical introduction by Cecil Hadgraft and notes on the persons by Margaret Roe. 219 PP, plus 8 pages with 1 portrait of Captain B. B. Thomas, 5 pages of original manuscript and frontispiece. Fp: title page of the original edition. Cloth cover, dj. Slight ageing of paper. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 22 x 14.5.
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$20

33303
SCHAPPER, Henry P.
ABORIGINAL ADVANCEMENT TO INTEGRATION - Conditions and plans for Western Australia

Canberra. 1970. ANU Press. 1st Ed., No. 5 in Aborigines in Australian Society series. XXII, 196 PP with 47 tables, plus large folded map at rear of book. Cloth cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on spine. Near fine. 22.2 x 14. 070810391X
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$20

66374
SCHODDE, R., FULLAGAR, P. & HERMES, N.
A REVIEW OF NORFOLK ISLAND BIRDS: Past and Present

Canberra. 1983. Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service. 1st Ed. Foreword by Professor J. D. Ovington. Special Publication ANPWS 8. (8), 119 PP with 10 tables and a total of 67 figures (including 6 b/w photos). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 24.8 x 17.8. 0642890021
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$15

63594
SEARLE, Noel & BARNIER, Cheryl
GEO - Australia's National Geographic - Vol. 1, No. 3

Sydney. 1979. Magazine Division / Paul Hamlyn. Volume 1, Number 3, 1979. 138 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.6 x 20.2.
Articles by: Derek Roff on Red Centre Rocks. Gregory Forth on the Horsemen of Sumba Island, Indonesia. Jennifer Isaacs on the Visitors who reached Australia on "Praus" of Asia.
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$10

63639
SIBTAIN, Nancy
ART AND AUSTRALIA - CATALOGUE , The First One Hundred Issues 1963 -1988

Sydney. 1988. Fine Arts Press. 1st Ed. Foreword by Sam Ure Smith. (3), 68, (12 index) PP with colour illustrations (front cover of 100 issues). Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 24 x 23. 0869170198
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$10

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

66497
TEAIWA, Katerina, FIRTH, Stewart & JOLLY, Magaret (Conference Convenors)
OCEANIC CONNECTIONS - 2008 Conference

Canberra. 2008. Australian Association for the Advancement of Pacific Studies / A N U. April 2008 edition. 61 PP (recto only) with colour illustrations (1 plan of ANU, 2 photos and 4 Timetables). Soft cover, illustrated front, clear plastic protection, spiral bound. Fine. 29.8 x 20.5.
2nd conference held in Canberra, 18th - 20th April 2008. Pages 20 to 23: Timetable / Program. Pages 26 to 56 abstracts of 60 papers.
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$30

66766
TRIGELLIS-SMITH, Syd, ZAMPATTI, Sergio & PARSONS, Max
SHAPING HISTORY: A Bibliography of Australian Army Unit Histories

Melbourne. 1996. Authors. 1996 edition. VI, 206 PP. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 21 x 15. 0646291211
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$40

66288
VAN WYCK, Susan & GRANT, Kirsty
FOLLOW THE FLAG: Australian Artists and War 1914-1945

Melbourne. 2015. National Gallery of Victoria. 1st Ed. Message from The Hon. George Brandis, Australian Government Minister for the Arts. Foreword by Tony Ellwood. X, 134 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Card cover, stiff dust jacket. New. 27 x 24 9780724104055
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$45

65817
VANE, Doctor Amoury
NORTH AUSTRALIA OBSERVER UNIT - The History of a Surveillance Regiment

Sydney. 2000. Australian Military History Publications. 1st Ed. XVIII, 174 PP with b/w illustrations (maps and photos). Pictorial laminated boards. Name of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise fine. 25.2 x 18. 1876439254
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$70

37237
VILLEMINOT, Jacques
BOOMERANG - l'Australie Primitive

Paris. 1954. René Julliard. 1st Ed. 213 PP with 1 map, plus 16 pages with 21 b/w photos. Soft cover. Very good. French text. 19 x 14.
Australia in 1953: perceived after a stay of 8 months - Primitive Australia.
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$20

65749
WARLPIRI LITERATURE
JUNGA YIMI - Vol. 4, No. 1

Yuendumu, Northern Territory. 1983. Warlpiri Literature Production Centre. Volume 4, No. 1, March 1983. No pagination, 24 PP with b/w illustrations. Text in English and Warlpiri. Soft cover, pictorial front, staples, cloth spine. Very good. 29.7 x 21.
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$10

65597
WELSH, Kathleen (editor)
NORFOLK ISLAND COOKERY BOOK

Norfolk Island. 1984. Greenways Press / Sunshine Club. 1st edition. Foreword by Margaret Wordsworth. (4), 47 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.5 x 12.5.
Recipes with avocado, bananas, coconut... kumeras, paw paw... Three last pages: Norfolk words and phrases explained.
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$15

44372
WENZ, Paul
CONTES AUSTRALIENS - SOUS LA CROIX DU SUD

Paris. 1911. Librairie Plon. Reprint of the 1910 original Sous La Croix du Sud. (6), 304, (4) PP. Cloth cover bound copy retaining the original soft covers. Slight ageing of paper, and foxing spots on outside edges and few pages. Very good. French text. 19.3 x 12.4.
Short stories set in Australia. The author was born in Reims, France, in 1869. In 1892 he visited Australia where he spent two years jackarooing. He returned as a settler/grazier in 1898, purchasing a property on the Lachlan River in NSW.
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$60

44373
WENZ, Paul
L' HOMME DU SOLEIL COUCHANT

Paris. 1923. Calmann-Levy. 1st ED. (6), 220 PP. Cloth cover bound copy retaining the original soft covers. Short note on preliminary page. Occasional pencil scoring in the margins. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. French text. 19.3 x 12.4.
Novel set in Australia. The author was born in Reims, France, in 1869. In 1892 he visited Australia where he spent two years as a jackaroo. He returned as a settler/grazier in 1898, purchasing a property on the Lachlan River in NSW.
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$60

44369
WENZ, Paul
L'ECHARDE

Paris. 1931. Les Editions de la Vraie France. 1st Ed., with a preface by Firmin Roz. IV, 242 PP. Cloth cover bound copy retaining the original soft covers. Ageing of paper. Very good. French text. 19.3 x 12.4.
The author was born in Reims, France, in 1869. In 1892 he visited Australia where he spent two years jack. He returned as a settler/grazier in 1898, purchasing a property on the Lachlan River in NSW. L'Echarde recounts his experiences as a grazier and relives his childhood memories.
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$50

44371
WENZ, Paul
SOUS LA CROIX DU SUD

Paris. 1910. Librairie Plon. 1st Ed. (6), 304, (4) PP. Cloth cover bound copy retaining the original soft covers. Some pencil underlining of text and notes in the margins. Ageing of paper, and foxing. Very good. French text. 19.3 x 12.4.
Short stories set in Australia, by a French novelist who settled there in 1898.
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$50

51683
WHITE, Margaret Isabel (Daisy)
DAISY IN EXILE: The Diary of an Australian Schoolgirl in France 1887-1889

Canberra. 2003. National Library of Australia. 1st Ed. Introduced and annotated by Marc Serge Rivière. Foreword by Judy White. X, 189 PP with 3 family trees and 30 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15. 0642197645
Sent to school Les Ruches, Fontainebleau, near Paris.
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$30

57861
WHITE, Rt. Rev. Gilbert
ROUND ABOUT THE TORRES STRAITS, A Record of Australian Church Mission

London. 1925. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 2nd edition of the 1917 original. VIII, 95 PP, plus 9 b/w plates. Fp: A Torres Straits village. Hard cover, illustrated front cover. Hinges split. Light foxing. Very good. 18.7 x 12.7.
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$15

65656
WIGMORE, Lionel
THE JAPANESE THRUST

Canberra. 1957. Australian War Memorial. 1st E., in the "Australia in the War of 1939-1945", Series One (Army), Volume IV. XVI, (2), 715 PP with 11 maps and 48 sketch maps, plus 46 pages with 3 maps (2 on double page) and 64 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Spine lightly sunned. Name of previous owners on front endpaper. Faint foxing. Near fine. 24 x 16.
Vol IV: The Japanese Thrust.
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$35

65917
WILLIAMS, Kerry
NORTHERN TERRITORY / OUTBACK AUSTRALIA

Darwin, NT. 1983. Barker Souvenirs. 1st Ed. Introduction by Wendy Kirke, on the inside of front cover. No pagination, 104 PP (4 pages loosely inserted), with 1 map on the inside of back cover, and colour photos, by Kerry Williams. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 28 x 21.5.
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$10