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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 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
 
 
3 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
 
 
4 OVERSEAS WAR BRIDES Stories from the Women Who Followed Their Hearts to Australia
Sydney Simon & Schuster 2001 0731810554 / 9780731810550 Paperback Very Good 
Stories contributed by women who married World War 2 servicemen. 350gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
5 RECORDS OF THE CASTLEMAINE PIONEERS
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1972 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Covered in clear plastic, unclipped jacket. 
Index. Pasted in authentification Certificate opposite title page - one of 1,000 specially certified copies only, signed by J Gaulton (President) with seal of the Committee, 1972-3. Survivng old residents and pioneers arrivals in Castlemaine prior to 1855 were invited to record their experiences in the goldrush era. In the 1920s the records were transcribed and later formed the basis for the published book with historic b/w illustrations. 800gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; Signed by Compiler 
Price: 39.00 AUD
 
 
6 The Best of Behind : a Selection of the Behind Interviews from Good Weekend Magazine
Melbourne Sun Books 1989 0725105828 / 9780725105822 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
206p. Interviews with fifty-two people in the news in Australia 1987-1988.Small photo of each interviewee. ; 8vo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
7 The Best of Behind : a Selection of the Behind Interviews from Good Weekend Magazine
Melbourne Sun Books 1989 0725105828 / 9780725105822 First Edition Paperback Good+ 
Crease bottom corner front cover. ; 206p. Interviews with fifty-two people in the news in Australia 1987-1988.Small photo of each interviewee. ; Remainder; 8vo ; 206 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
8 WALLABY TRACK WOMAN
Australia Mary Mackillop Secretariat of Trustees of Sisters of St Joseph 0646223658 / 9780646223650 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ Illustrated by Woodward, Dorothy 
Oblong shaped book with colour print of Frederic McCubbin's 'On the Wallaby Track' and colour photos of the Australian desert - an invitation to take a meditative journey to discover the sacred and recognise the values inherent in the journey of Mary Mackillop who was so much part of the Australian landscape. 250gms weight ; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 46 pages 
Price: 26.50 AUD
 
 
9 Ackland, Michael HENRY KENDALL The Man and the Myths
Melbourne Miegunyah Press 1995 0522846505 / 9780522846508 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Index, notes and bibliography. Unclipped jacket. "Long overdue assessment of a man who represents and abiding part of our cultural heritage. " 800gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 354 pages 
Price: 18.50 AUD
 
 
10 Adelaide, Debra Australian Women Writers : a Bibliographic Guide
London Pandora Press 1988 0863581498 / 9780863581496 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 
210p. Outlines the lives and works of over 450 Australian women writers and puts rare manuscript collections on the literary map for the first time. Arranged alphabetically. Almost new. 400gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 10.50 AUD
 
 
11 Ainslie, Trish ; Garwood, Roger TIL SHE DROPPED HER STRIDES a tribute to an australian lifestyle
Fremantle Plantagenet Press 1991 0646066226 / 9780646066226 Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
Large paperback with compelling b/w photographic portraits of workers and locals in Kimberley area Western Australia. Signed on title page by Trish Ainslie & Roger Garwood. Introduction - Tim Winton. 850gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 36.50 AUD
 
 
12 Aldred, Mark THE TSUNAMI DIARIES Tales from Small Islands. Words, Photos and Edits by Mark Aldred
Hong Kong Off the Edge Lts 2004 9889834812 / 9789889834814 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
The author and his wife and friends were on Phi Phi Island when the Boxing Day Tsunami struck. "Despite the feelings of guilt at having survived, grief at the loss of loved ones, anxiety in feeling life after having stared death in the face..survivors must continue living" Comes with a wrap around warning label "Contains material which may offend and ... May not be shown to a person aged under 18 years. " 300 grams in weight. ; Color Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages 
Price: 36.50 AUD
 
 
13 Altman, Dennis Defying Gravity : a Political Life
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1997 1864482745 / 9781864482744 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper; 266p index, illustrated. A political autobiography of an Australian gay activist and social commentator and reformer. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
14 Alves, Stan with Davies, Col SACKED COACH Life... Football ... Death
Melbourne Crown Content 2002 1863503978 / 9781863503976 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
No creases, St Kilda Coach Stan Alves shares highs and lows of a long career.500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 292 pages 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
15 Andersen, Joe Murray Riverman : the Life of George Freeman
Melbourne Hill of Content 1985 0855721529 / 9780855721527 First Edition Soft Cover Good 
190p. Yellowed paper, wear along spine, creases down spine. ; 8vo 
Price: 10.39 AUD
 
 
16 Anderson, Timothy G. & Tim Anderson Free Alister, Dunn, and Anderson the ananda marga conspiracy case
Wild & Woolley 1985 0909331820 / 9780909331825 Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper; True story of the Hilton Bombing. 200gms weight; Remainder; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 10.50 AUD
 
 
17 Archer, Fred TELL ME MORE More of the Story of Menzies Hotel
The Author 1984 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Shelfwear to back cover of jacket. ; Author's signature on ffep. Memories of the Great Depression, War in New Guinea and life in Melbourne. 280gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
18 Armstrong, Diane The Voyage of Their Life : the Story of the SS Derna and its Passengers
Sydney Flamingo 2001 0732268680 / 9780732268688 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
484p, index, illustrated. No creases to spine. 800gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
19 Armstrong, Judith ANYA COUNTESS OF ADELAIDE
Melbourne Ryan Publishing 1998 1876498005 / 9781876498009 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good; Faint crease to spine. 
240 pages. Agnes or Anya Rasp, was wife of Charles Rasp who discovered silver in Broken Hill, truth or fiction? 326g; 8vo 
Price: 9.00 AUD
 
 
20 Armstrong, Judith THE CHRISTESEN ROMANCE
Melbourne University Press 1996 0522847315 / 9780522847314 Paperback Very Good+ 
Index, looks unread. 400gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 226 pages 
Price: 9.00 AUD
 

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