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  • Ion Idriess -  ONE WET SEASON 1st Edition 1949 - The Kimberley

    Ion Idriess - ONE WET SEASON 1st Edition 1949 - The Kimberley

    The collection of fragments of men's lives, and the author's experiences in the Australian Kimberley. Written by one of Australia's most prolific, and outstanding writers. Idriess wrote of a time in Australia when the outback was just that, the beauties and terror of Australia were laid bare, and her treasures were waiting discovery.
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  • Old and New Edinburgh Illustrated  Cassell's 1880s

    Old and New Edinburgh Illustrated Cassell's 1880s

    Division V. This is undated but it appears to be from the 1880s, and I believe that there were six books in the series. The book has a number of plates with tissue guards at the front, and numerous illustrations throughout.
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  • Vintage Ladybird Books x 6 A Ladybird Book Of Travel Adventure

    Vintage Ladybird Books x 6 A Ladybird Book Of Travel Adventure

    A Ladybird Book Of Travel Adventure x 6. Name written in pen neatly just about all books. - Flight One Australia. - Flight Two Canada. - Flight Three U.S.A.
    AU $30.00
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  • Cobbers

    Cobbers

    Cobbers: A personal record of a journey from Essex, in England, to Australia, Tasmania and some of the reefs and islands in the Coral Sea made in the years 1930, 1931 and 1932, Third Edition, London, Oxford University Press
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  • Ion Idriess -  HORRIE THE WOG DOG  1951 ed ~ AIF - Australians in Greece Egypt

    Ion Idriess - HORRIE THE WOG DOG 1951 ed ~ AIF - Australians in Greece Egypt

    Written by one of Australia's most prolific, and outstanding writers. Horrie the Wog Dog. Condition: a cloth cover nicely covered in good quality book plastic, spine slightly worn, small split in back inside cover, pages lightly tanned.
    AU $85.00
  • 1935- Antique Ledger Suede from Horsham Victoria Planet Motors General Engineers

    1935- Antique Ledger Suede from Horsham Victoria Planet Motors General Engineers

    Planet Motors General Engineers. from Horsham Victoria. Antique Ledger. Corners of book show wear through the suede. Cloth and suede bound. First account is in 1935 and goes through to 1961. Ledger itself is in good condition with all pages seeming intact and well bound still.
    AU $125.00
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  • Story of Southern Cross Trans Pacific Flight 1928 by CE Kingsford-Smith FIRST ED

    Story of Southern Cross Trans Pacific Flight 1928 by CE Kingsford-Smith FIRST ED

    This book is a descriptive account of the 'Southern Cross' Trans-Pacific Flight 1928. Southern Cross is the name of the Fokker F.VIIb/3m trimotor monoplane that in 1928 was flown by Australian aviator Sir Charles Kingsford Smith, Charles Ulm, Harry Lyon and James Warner in the first ever trans-Pacific flight to Australia from the mainland United States, about 7,250 miles (11,670 km).
    AU $29.50
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  • Antique Decorative Gilt Binding Illustrated Children's Zig-Zag Journeys Series

    Antique Decorative Gilt Binding Illustrated Children's Zig-Zag Journeys Series

    Pictorial spine and front cover stamped in gilt and black. spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Zig-Zag Journeys in Northern Lands. a summer trip of the Zigzag Club through. [books targetted at the Christmas market were often printed with the new year's date].
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  • Voyage In Search of la Perouse - M Labillardiere - 1802 - Rare!

    Voyage In Search of la Perouse - M Labillardiere - 1802 - Rare!

    Search of la Perouse. • Vocabularies of the Malay Language, the Savages of Cape Diemen, the Friendly Islands, the Natives of New Caledonia, and the Natives of Waygiou (75 pages). This voyage was successful in adding to scientific and geographical knowledge, but failed to find la Perouse.
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  • Physical Description New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land Strzelecki Hardback

    Physical Description New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land Strzelecki Hardback

    SIZE & CONDITION: Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - a very nice copy. Green leatherette boards. Colour fold-out map to front. B/W & Colour illustrations. · Direct Deposit to our bank account [details at Checkout], Money Order or personal cheque [Australia only].
    AU $114.00
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  • Ion Idriess -  'STONE OF DESTINY' 1st EDITION -collectable vintage australia

    Ion Idriess - 'STONE OF DESTINY' 1st EDITION -collectable vintage australia

    The story of Australia's Diamond mining and industry, written by one of Australia's most prolific, and outstanding writers. Idriess wrote of a time in Australia when the outback was just that, the beauties and terror of Australia were laid bare, and her treasures were waiting discovery.
    AU $24.00
  • FREE AND EASY LAND

    FREE AND EASY LAND

    Clune, F. (1945). Free and Easy Land, Sydney, Angus and Robertson
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  • The Encyclopedia of Exploration (complete set in five volumes)

    The Encyclopedia of Exploration (complete set in five volumes)

    "The vast scope of the Encyclopedia of Exploration makes it a work unlike any other in its combination of historical, biographical and bibliographical data. It includes a catalogue of all known expeditions, voyages and travels from the earliest times to the year 1940, as well as biographical information of the travellers themselves, which places them in their historical context.
    AU $400.00
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  • Cook The Discoverer Hardback Limited Edition Facsimile Georg Forster

    Cook The Discoverer Hardback Limited Edition Facsimile Georg Forster

    CONTENT: In 1787, 8 years after the death of Captain Cook, the German naturalist and philosopher, George Forster, completed his remarkable essay 'Cook the Discoverer'. Written as the introduction to his German translation to the official account of Cook's third voyage.
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  • The Journal of Post Captain Nicolas Baudin.

    The Journal of Post Captain Nicolas Baudin.

    #15288 This is the first publication of Baudin's journal, in any language. Naturaliste, assigned by order of the government to a voyage of discovery. Translated from the French by Christine Cornell.
    AU $135.00
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  • The City of York // A L Laishley // Vintage Travel Guide

    The City of York // A L Laishley // Vintage Travel Guide

    A tourist guide to the city of York including its landmarks and history. Contains plenty of full colour and black and white photographs. Very good condition. No rips, folds, or major markings and the binding is intact.The front cover is a bit stained and there is a name written on it.
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  • FLOOD AND FIELD - ADVENTURES IN NORTH AUSTRALIA. BY ALFRED SEARCY. 1912 1ST ED.

    FLOOD AND FIELD - ADVENTURES IN NORTH AUSTRALIA. BY ALFRED SEARCY. 1912 1ST ED.

    ADVENTURES ASHORE AND AFLOAT FROM NORTH AUSTRALIA. NORTHERN TERRITORY, QUEENSLAND.
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  • A VOYAGE TO COCHINCHINA John Barrow 1806 1st Ed Colour Sketches & Map A343

    A VOYAGE TO COCHINCHINA John Barrow 1806 1st Ed Colour Sketches & Map A343

    Illustrated and embellished with several engravings by medland, coloured after the original drawings by Mr Alexander and Mr. Daniell. There is a supplement of 74 pages "An account of a journey to Leetakoo, the residence of the chief of the Booshuana nation" Abbey Travel 514.
    AU $6,500.00
  • Vintage 1977 The Complete Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Boating Alan Lucas

    Vintage 1977 The Complete Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Boating Alan Lucas

    We often find very rare and collectable books such as first editions and rare CDs. We are based on the NSW Central Coast and love what we do. If we don' t have what you're looking for why not ask us?.
    AU $35.00
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  • The Lincolnshire Observer - LIMITED EDITION of 80 *UN-NUMBERED*

    The Lincolnshire Observer - LIMITED EDITION of 80 *UN-NUMBERED*

    The Lincolnshire Observer : A Weekly Newspaper published on board the "Lincolnshire" during the passage from London to Melbourne Commenced September 20 and ended December 20 1866. With notes on Henry Bradley and the "Lincolnshire" – (1975) xii,46p. ISBN 0959721606.
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  • The Adventures of Captain Hatteras by Jules Verne : Published c.1906 hardcover

    The Adventures of Captain Hatteras by Jules Verne : Published c.1906 hardcover

    When the winter ends the sea becomes ice-free. Here they discover an island, an active volcano, and name it after Hatteras. With difficulty a fjord is found and the group get ashore. After three hours climbing they reach the mouth of the volcano.
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  • Mirror of the Australian Navigation LE MAIRE, Jacob (1585-1616)

    Mirror of the Australian Navigation LE MAIRE, Jacob (1585-1616)

    The expedition he mounted had a dual goal: to chart a new course to the Pacific and to find the great southern continent.". - the publisher. Sydney: Hordern House, 1999. Folio, pp. 196, quarter goatskin over marbled boards, illustrated.
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  • Illustrated Journey Round the World Daniell Brothers Folio Society Art Travel

    Illustrated Journey Round the World Daniell Brothers Folio Society Art Travel

    An Illustrated Journey Round the World. AUTHOR: Daniell, Thomas; Daniell, William & Daniell, Samuel; Prior, Katherine [Edited & Introduced by]. PUBLISHING DETAIL: The Folio Society. CONTENT: Recreates in words and pictures the African and Asian travels of a remarkable family of English artists in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
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  • Geographic Travels in Central Australia from 1872 to 1874 by Ernest Giles HC

    Geographic Travels in Central Australia from 1872 to 1874 by Ernest Giles HC

    Geographic Travels in Central Australia from 1872 to 1874. CONTENT: Giles' firsthand account of his two major Central Australian expeditions. SIZE & CONDITION: Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition.
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  • Land-Travel and Sea-Faring by Morley Roberts - 1891  1st edition

    Land-Travel and Sea-Faring by Morley Roberts - 1891 1st edition

    Land-Travel and Sea-Faring by Morley Roberts. Hardcover 1891 259 pages Rough cut pages.
    AU $70.00
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