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Against the Wind; A Pegasus production in Association with the Seven Network Australia
1 Against the Wind; A Pegasus production in Association with the Seven Network Australia
Channel 7 1978 Australia First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
80 pages, b/w & colour photos thr/out. Newspaper article of the show 'Woman's Day, July 17, 1978' about Mary Larkin - actress in Against the Wind. Illustrated, card cover, very minor edge-wear. Light creasing to top corner on first few pages, otherwise pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". a story of our past. It is a story of the people who rarely found their way into our history books ... except as statistics. It is a moving drama about a people who underwent incredible hardships." 528 001424 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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2 Annabella Boswell's Journal: Life in the 1830s and 1840s
Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 703 002920 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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3 Art and Australia, Quarterly Journal, Winter 1992, Vol 29 No. 4
Fine Arts Press Pty Limited Sydney, Australia 000004301X / 9780000043016 Soft Cover Very Good Issued Without Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Very minor edge-wear, pages clean, straight and unmarked. Strong, intact binding. 134 000124 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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4 Ashes; Battles and Bellylaughs
Swan Publishing Pty Ltd 1990 NSW Australia First Edition 0958784167 / 9780958784160 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hook, Jeff Signed By Contributers
208 pages, b/w cartoons. Illustrated board cover, light pushing to corners. Small price tag mark to front fly-leaf, some small aging spots thr/out, one dog-eared page, otherwise pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Signed by Rod Marsh & Ian Chappell. Tight binding. "Thirty-seven contributing authors - including many of the biggest names of postwar Ashes confrontations - takes you beyond the dour, uncompromising on-field struggles and into the laughter zone which has always been a part of the background when these two countries meet on the cricket arena." 582 001326 
Price: 130.00 AUD
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Australia Comes of Age; Rebellion, Independence War and the Worker
5 Australia Comes of Age; Rebellion, Independence War and the Worker
Bay Books Pty Ltd NSW Australia First Edition 0858359146 / 9780858359147 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
280 pages, b/w & colour illustrated. Green-cloth cover, minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "Australian character traits of fierce indepenence and little heed for authority were evident from the early days of settlement when members of the New South Wales Corps staged the Rum Rebellion and landowner John Macarthur fought a duel and was sent to England under arrest . After 1945, Australia embarked on an ambitious migration program; hundreds of thousands of new settlers arrived to make their home in a new land. These 'new' Australians have created a new society, a pluralistic, cosmopolitan nation that has finally come of age." 12 000618 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Australia's Most Amazing Places; More Than 700 Extraordinary and Inspiring Destinations
6 Australia's Most Amazing Places; More Than 700 Extraordinary and Inspiring Destinations
Reader's Digest 2011 Sydney, Australia Hard Cover New No Jacket 
This book is brand new, still in publishers shrink wrap plastic. Includes 2011 calendar. - 608 003796 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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7 Australian Bush Verse
Ure Smith Press 1976 Sydney, Australia 0725403446 / 9780725403447 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Waters, Maynard 
64 page, colour illustrated. Illustrated cover, minor edge-wear, spine slightly skewed at bottom. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, some edge-wear, small closed tears and slight chipping and stretching to edges, some discolouring and foxing to inside edges. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "Although today relatively few Australians live the traditional 'Australian way of life' most of us continue to idealize it and identify with it . bush verse which celebrates the Australian ethos remains a living and vital tradition . paintings capture the spirit of the poems and highlight their charm." 142 000289 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Australian Playboy Magazine: Feb 1979 to Jan 1980 - 12 Magazines
8 Australian Playboy Magazine: Feb 1979 to Jan 1980 - 12 Magazines
Australian Consolidated Press Ltd Magazine As New 
12 editions of Australian Playboy Magazine. As new condition. Please contact us if you require more information or photos. - 005627 
Price: 320.00 AUD
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Australian Sport Through Time; 2005 Edition
9 Australian Sport Through Time; 2005 Edition
Random House 2005 NSW Australia 7th Edition. 1741660483 / 9781741660487 Hard Cover Very Good Issued Without Jacket 
547 pages, b/w & colour photos thr/out. Illustrated boards, very minor edge-wear, small open scratch to back board. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". a marvellous work that presents the story of Australian sport from its origins during colonial settlement through to the present day . more than a comprehensive array of facts, the book presents Australia's colourful sporting history, drama and achievement in an attractive and very readable format." - 569 002160 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Building Studies Book Two - Roofing
10 Building Studies Book Two - Roofing
Technical Schools Division - Education Dept. Victoria 1977 Australia First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
153 pages, photos & line drawings thr/out. Illustrated boards, bowing to front board, some edge-wear and light rubbing to front & back. Ex-owner name to front end page, light mark to front fly-leaf, pencil line drawing in blank pages at rear, otherwise pages are clean and unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". one in a series of books . produced for students of Carpentry and Joinery and Building Studies . deals with roof construction and ocvers a wide range of roof designs commonly used throughout Australia ." - 611 004009 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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11 Canberra; from Limestone Plains to Garden City - The Story of the National Capital's Landscape
National Capital Development Commission 1986 Canberra, ACT, Australia 0642097151 / 9780642097156 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
92 pages, b/w & colour photos. Green-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Board slightly swayed, binding is strong & intact. "When the Commonwealth took control of the Australian Capital Territory in 1911, the site for the National Capital consisted of undulating grazing country, almost devoid of trees, the consequence of a harsh climate and the pastoral activies of the white settlers. Seven decades later the Limestone Plains had been transformed into the garden city of Canberra: one of the most oustanding urban landscape achievements seen in Australia." 12 000855 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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12 Constitutions of the United Grand Lodge of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Victoria Containing General charges, Laws, Rules and Regulations, &c. &c.
1960 Melbourne, Australia Hard Cover Good Issued Without Jacket 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 636 004751 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Cottee's A Family Favourite - Celebrating 75 Years - Made in Australia
13 Cottee's A Family Favourite - Celebrating 75 Years - Made in Australia
Focus Publishing Pty Ltd 2002 New South Wales 187535994X / 9781875359943 Hard Cover As New Very Good 
192 pages, b/w & colour illustrated. Illustrated boards. Illustrated jacket, some light rubbing marks. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. ". a celebration of an iconic Australian brand with a proud heritage. From its humble beginnings as Cottee's Passiona Pty Limited in 1927, Cottee's has grown to become one of the most trusted and dominant brands in the marketplace. Generations of Australian families have grown up with Cottee's cordial, jam, jelly and topping, and today the Cottee's brand generates more than $120 million in retail sales each year . chronicles Cottee's 75-year history and offers a unique insight into the company's spectacular success." - 709 005740 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Explore Australia; The Complete Touring Companion
14 Explore Australia; The Complete Touring Companion
Viking O'Neill 1992 Victoria, Australia Eleventh Edition 0670905372 / 9780670905379 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
514 pages, colour photographs thr/out. Illustrated cover, minor edge-wear, small split and pushing to bottom of spine, light pushing to top of spine. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Page ribbon still in place and intact. Strong, intact binding. 'Australia's Best-Selling Travel Guide, 142 pages of maps, 750 cities and towns described, holiday destinations featured.' 512 001343 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Fire and Rescue Service of Western Australia 1899-1999 - A Centenary of Service
15 Fire and Rescue Service of Western Australia 1899-1999 - A Centenary of Service
The Fire and Emergency Services Authority of Western Australia 1999 W.A. Australia First Edition 0730757609 / 9780730757603 Soft Cover Very Good 
190 pages, b/w photos throughout. Illustrated cover, very minor edge-wear, some very light rubbing marks to front. One tiny spot to bottom closed page edges, otherwise pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "This book records just part of the history of a great organisation. It is not a definitive study, but rather an overview of the evocative stories of our past. It provides an insight into the character, strengths and weaknesses of a very human organisation." - 401. 005768 
Price: 480.00 AUD
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Guide to Australian War Memorial
16 Guide to Australian War Memorial
1965 Soft Cover Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 521 005600 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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17 Guide to the Australian Coast
Reader's Digest 1983 Hard Cover 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 572 002210 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Hard Yakka - 100 years of Richmond Industry
18 Hard Yakka - 100 years of Richmond Industry
City of Yarra Melbourne, Australia Soft Cover Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - .708 005491 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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International Cricket; Centenary Occasion
19 International Cricket; Centenary Occasion
Shell 1962 Melbourne, Australia First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Issued Without Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
"This booklet commemorates the first international cricket match played on the Melbourne Cricket Ground on January 1st 1862." Booklet is clean, straight & unmarked, no tears or creases. 4 000644 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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20 Jimmy Pike; Graphics from the Christensen Fund Collection
Vanguard Press 1988 Western Australia First Edition 0958782938 / 9780958782937 Soft Cover Very Good Issued Without Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photography By Patricia Lowe & Brian Stevenson 
55 page. Illustrated card-cover, minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "Jimmy Pike was born in the Great Sandy Desert and his early life was spent as a member of a nomadic group. His family lived traditionally by hunting and gathering, moving from waterhole to waterhole according to the seasons. He started painting in 1980." 201 000308 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Above the Starry Frame, Townsend, Helen
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The Australian Army in Profile; Centenary Edition, McDonald, Michelle & Fry, Gavin (eds)
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Two Centuries of Australian Poetry -  Second Edition, O'connor, Mark (ed)
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Three Corner Jack - A Collection of Country Characters, Brereton, Rex
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