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Australia and America Through 200 Years, 1776-1976

By: Bartlett

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 28322


Sydney: The Fine Arts Press 1976. Norman Bartlett traces the themes of development which place in context the historical similarities in the two countries. Dust jacket with one two-inch tear in top front, 4to in navy cloth with title gilt-stamped on front board, chronology on endpapers, numerous plates including many in full color, 258pp, near Fine. View more info

Pearl Seekers, The

By: Bartlett, Norman

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 42664


New York: Coward-McCann, Inc. 1954. A colorful and exciting chronicle of the Australian pearling industry and of the men, and scoundrels, who developed that trade. No dust jacket, 8vo in red buckram, map endpapers, 56 illustrations plus map of Australia, bibliography, 312pp, EX-LIBRARY with all the usual marks, contents tight with no marks, a Good reading copy of this scarce book. View more info

Sydney by the Sea

By: Carnemolla, John

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 34793


Sydney: Horwitz Publications, Inc. 1969. A pictorial account of modern-day Sydney. SOFT cover, perfect-bound, b&w photos throughout, unnumbered, c100pp, clean and tight, inscription by previous owner o/w no marks, Very Good. View more info

Sting of Change, The

By: Cronin, Constance

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 44824


Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970. Cronin describes the dynamics of change by comparing Sicilian families in Sicily and Australia. Dust jacket, 8vo in orange cloth, interview transcripts, sources, index, 307pp, near fine/near Fine. View more info

Patterns of Australia

By: Dutton, Geoffrey

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 30002


Australia: Macmillan Company, 1980. Shows in words and pictures the underlying patterns which criss-cross the fabric of Australian life. Colored photographs by Harri Peccinotti throughout. Dust jacket, 4to in black cloth, map endpapers, 176pp, Very Good. View more info

Water Magic

By: Fletcher, C. Brunsdon

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 44648


Sydney: John Sands Pty. Ltd. 1945. Fletcher describes the problem of Australia's water supply, its impact on the prospects for growth, and the solutions of water conservation. No dust jacket, 12mo in blue cloth, illustrated with b&w photos, 158pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Fatal Shore, The

By: Hughes, Robert

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 32702


New York: Alfred A. Knopf 1987, BOMC, 1st US edition thus. The enthralling, and appalling, account of the founding of the colony of Australia and its convict history. Dust jacket, large 8vo in beige cloth, 32pp of b&w plates, notes, bibliography, index, 688pp, ink mark on top edges o/w no marks, contents clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Fatal Shore, The

By: Hughes, Robert

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 43254


New York: Alfred A. Knopf 1987, BOMC, 1st US edition thus. The enthralling, and appalling, account of the founding of the colony of Australia and its convict history. Dust jacket, large 8vo in beige cloth, 32pp of b&w plates, notes, bibliography, index, 688pp, contents clean and tight, no marks, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Great Ugly River: In Australia's Outback

By: Leyland, Mike & Mal

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 44685


London: Angus & Robertson [1966] 1967, 2nd printing. The Darling River Expedition across Queensland has some elements of Kon-Tiki and Three Men in a Boat. Dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, map endpapers, b&w photos throughout, 226pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

New South Wales

By: Publicity Division

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 32452


Sydney: Publicity Division of the Department of Tourism, 1973. A pictorial account of New South Wales, past and present. Dust jacket lightly rubbed with one tear on top edge, 4to in white faux leather with design and titles gilt-stamped on front board, pictorial endpapers, full-color photographs throughout, 86pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. View more info

Sydney: in Colour and Black-and-White

By: Smith, Robin

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 32453


Melbourne: Lansdowne Press 1964. A picture book showing the city of Sydney in the mid-1960s, through the lens of New Zealand-born photographer Robin Smith and text by Sydneysider Betty Roland. Dust jacket rubbed with several tears along top edge, tall 4to in blue cloth with titles gilt-stamped on front board, pictorial endpapers, numerous photographs some in color, 112pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. View more info