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1 A NATION UNITED - 9 MAY 2001 A Joint Commemorative Meeting of the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia and the Centenary Commemoration Ceremony
Melbourne Centenary of Federation Victoria 2001 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
History of Federation and brief profiles of notable Australians. 650gms weight ; Color Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
2 ADVICE TO A YOUNG LADY IN THE COLONIES Being a Letter Sent from Mrs E of England to Maria MacArthur in the Colony of NSW in 1812
Greenhouse 1979 0909104190 / 9780909104191 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Narrow book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
3 ALL SAINTS NEWTOWN 1862-1987
Melbourne All Saints Anglican Church 1987 Paperback Very Good 
Stapled binding, local history of the parish church All Saints Anglican Church Newtown, Victoria. Layout of church, clergy, windows and church vessels. 100gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages 
Price: 16.30 AUD
 
 
4 Australia As it is or Facts and Features, Sketches and Incidents of Australia and Australian Life. with Notices of New Zealand. by a Clergyman Thirteen Years Resident in the Interior of New South Wales
Rutland Vermont Charles E Tuttle Co, 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
258p. Almost new, except for closed tear to top of spine front cover. ; 8vo 
Price: 10.50 AUD
 
 
5 Australia's National Trusts Historic Places
Canberra Australian Council of National Trusts 1982 0949155276 / 9780949155276 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
1993 reprint of combined volumes in 1.584p, illustrated.2.5kg weight. ; 4to 
Price: 26.50 AUD
 
 
6 AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL STUDIES Number 107 October 1996
University of Melbourne 1996 Paperback Very Good 
Title page has copyright stamp. ; Clean text, no creases, paper starting to yellow. Articles on Japan's occupation of Portuguese Timor, Norman Lindsay; Melbourne's Royal Arcade, Women as head of family 1828 census. Tribute to Russel Ward. ; Vol. 27; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
7 AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL STUDIES number 108 april 1997
University of Melbourne 1997 Paperback Very Good 
1inch closed tear spine edge of title page which has copyright stamp. ; Clean text, no creases, paper starting to yellow. Articles on Govt assisted migration from UK in 19th century, Responses to wife desertion in Vic goldrush, Rocks Sydney 1788-1820; AFL1996 Centenary Celebrations; Elizabeth Kenny. ; Vol. 28; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
8 Australian Horseracing Annual 1969
Sydney Playfair Publishing Group First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
350p, contains Directory of Australian Raceclubs, index of runners and race results in Sydney and Melbourne, feature races, list of outstanding performances and TAB statistics. Cover is torn and worn, and taped over tears. ; 8vo 
Price: 10.39 AUD
 
 
9 BEYOND THE SMOKE : FIRES, DESTRUCTION AND IMAGES OF HOPE ( INTERVIEWS BY DANNY LANNEN
Halls Gap (vic) FOGGS 2007 0646471767 / 9780646471761 Paperback Very Good 
Surface wear to front cover where inner flap rubs. ; Glossy colour photos depict the calamity and impact of the 2005/2006 bushfire that destroyed much of the Grampians National Park in western Victoria. Interviews with those affected, personal accounts testament to their strength to rebuild. 600gms weight; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
10 CANBERRA UP-TO-DATE A Guide for Visitors and Businessmen Giving Useful, Up-To-Date Facts about Australia's National Capital
Canberra Rampart Publishing First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Pre 1966 edition, directory with foldout map - never used, stapled binding. 250gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 18.78 AUD
 
 
11 Collins Street Independent Church Congregational
Melbourne Collins Street Independent Church Soft Cover Very Good Illustrated by Baxter, Evelyn M 
20p stapled binding, illustrated history of the Collins Street Independent Church, a Melbourne landmark. ; 8vo 
Price: 13.63 AUD
 
 
12 CONSTITUTIONS OF THE UNITED GRAND LODGE OF ANCIENT FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS OF VICTORIA Containing the General Charges, Laws, Rules and Regulations , Etc. 1937 Published under the Authority of the Grand Lodge by Wm Stewart, Grand Secretary.
Melbourne Harston, Partridge & Co 1937 Hardcover Very Good 
Index. Summary of charges and regulations, regalia, subordinate lodges.Comes with copy Of the BY-Laws of the Gippsland Lodge No.51, a separate 13 page booklet 100 grams weight; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 150 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
13 Directory of Old Haleians
Victoria Australian Alumni 1998 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
232 pages. Lists names and occupations of a an independent Perth Private school.; 8vo 
Price: 17.50 AUD
 
 
14 FAITH, HOPE & REALITY : ESPERANCE 1895-1995
Esperance, W.A. Esperance Shire Council 1995 0646248391 / 9780646248394 Paperback Very Good; Gift inscription top edge of first page. 
Esperance timeline. Maps and historic photos. 850gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 408 pages 
Price: 42.00 AUD
 
 
15 HERITAGE AUSTRALIA Summer 1985 #4
Canberra Australian Council of National Trusts Paperback Very Good+ 
Journal of the Australian Council of National Trusts. Articles on: Norfolk Island, paddle steamers River Murray, shipyards of early Sydney, flowers after Ash Wednesday, Rainforests of NSW, Ipswich colliery, old Melbourne Gaol, paper houses, Arthur Head Fremantle. And more. 250gms weight. ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 50 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
16 HERITAGE AUSTRALIA Winter 1987 #2
Canberra Australian Council of National Trusts Paperback Very Good+ 
Journal of the Australian Council of National Trusts. Articles on: Hermannsburg Mission, Coolart bird sanctuary, Italians in Australia part 2, Fremantle buildings, Kirmington birthplace of Henry Kendall, St Johns Canberra, Cemeteries South Australia. And more. 250gms weight. ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 50 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
17 MAFFRA PAST AND PRESENT
Maffra and District Historical Society Paperback Very Good 
Mark on cover where sticker removed. ; Oblong shape, stapled binding with historic b/w photos 125gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.43 AUD
 
 
18 MILDURA IT STARTS WITH THE RIVER Official Visitors' Guide 2005 - 2006. Your Complete Guide to Mildura, Wentworth and Surrounds
Mildura Mildura Tourism Inc 2005 Paperback Very Good 
Stapled booklet, glossy colour photos, tourism and business guide to popular area. Maps, local business and tourist attractions. Foldout map. 200gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 86 pages 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
19 MURRAY RIVER ACCESS [CARTOGRAPHIC MATERIAL] : GUNBOWER ISLAND, COHUNA, BARHAM-KOONDROOK, MURRABIT. a spatial visions guide
Melbourne Spatial Vision 2006 095812406x / 9780958124065 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Rubbing to spine edge of cover. ; Stapled binding, colour maps. Guide containing maps of the Murray River region between Gunbower Island and Murrabit. Includes highways, roads, tracks, parks, beaches, waterbodies and wetlands with recreational facilities. Advertisements (b/w) for accommodation near this stretch of river. "Gunbower Creek, Gunbower Island canoe trail, houseboats, fishing, boating, camping, picnic areas." Includes index of map coverage. 120gms weight ; Murray River Map Series; Vol. 4; Charts; Oblong Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
20 OFFICIAL YEAR BOOK OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA No 53, 1967. Prepared under the Instructions from the Right Honourable the Treasurer by K M Archer Commonwealth Statistician
Canberra Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Bumped corners (light) ; Index, pullout maps. Comprehensive coverage of Australia's economy, climate, government, education, statistical summary 1901-1966-7. A special section on Australian Books, "an authoritative and current reference and reading list of books dealing with Australia or of Australian authorship wherever published. " 1.8kg weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo ; 1336 pages 
Price: 19.60 AUD
 

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