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THE AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH. Its Geography and History.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold:

Seller ID: 008704


illus throughout by Hardy, a prolific illus & artist (died 1914), also enjoy a col map of Aust without Canberra. 144pp + Arnold's catalogue at rear. This book part of the 1/- series. Name fountain pen front, biro inside & pencil. Corners worn/bumped. Some pencil notes throughout, spine separating at 1st page but still well attached. Interesting bit of Aussie history. View more info

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Tales from a Sunburnt Country 2 Vols.

By: Cole, Lynn (ed)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Readers Digest: 1999

Seller ID: 012996


1.4 kg to post, about 400 pp in total & masses of illustration throughout. IN THESE TWO VOLUMES , THE EDITORS HAVE SELECTED THEIR FAVOURITES. THROUGH THESE REMARKABLE STORIES YOU CAN EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF AUSTRALIA AS NEVER BEFORE. THEY TAKE YOU TO PLACES MOST PEOPLE NEVER SEE, REVEAL THE SECRETS OF SOME OF AUSTRALIA'S MOST UNUSUALWILDLIFE, INTRODUCE TO PEOPLE WHO LIVE DIFFERENTLY FROM ANYONE ELSE ON EARTH. View more info

Uncovering Australia: Archaeology, Indigenous People and the Public

By: Colley, Sarah

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2002

Seller ID: 008787


Drawing deeply from years of intensive research and teaching, Sarah Colley offers an accessible overview of the practice, politics, and ethics of archaeology today, focusing on Australia to highlight and pose universal questions about the relationship between archaeologists, indigenous people, and the public. View more info

THE AUSTRALIAN CHRISTMAS

By: Cusack Frank

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australian Collectors Treasury, Australia: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012382


A selection of writing into which the reader can dip at random and find something interesting, surprising or entertaining, a literary Christmas stocking of stories of early Australia View more info

Australian Walkabout

By: McArdle, Brian & Fenton, Peter (selectors)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Landsdowne Press: 1968

Seller ID: 013093


Just over a kilo to post, 244pp, previous owner name. A marvellous collection of Australiana with work by authors such as Charmian Clift, George Johnston, Patsy Adam Smith, Mary Durack & 2 doz more. View more info

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White Aborigines - Identity Politics in Australia Art

By: McLean, Ian

Price: $55.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 012072


White Aborigines - Identity Politics in Australia Art by McLean >> This highly original book shows that Australian art, and the writing of its history, has since settlement been in a dialogue (although often submerged) with Aboriginal art and culture; and that this dialogue is inextricably interwoven with the struggle to find an identity in the antipodes. McLean argues that the colonising culture invested far more in indigenous aspects of the country and its inhabitants... View more info

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The Ian & Sue Bernadt Collection

By: Mossgreen Auctions

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Australia, Mossgreen Gallery: 2010

Seller ID: 012940


116pp, 600g carded for post. The Ian & Sue bernadt Collection auction catalogue, auction was August 30th, 2010 & conducted by Mossgreen Auctions. A very impressive indigenous art collection, colour illustrations of the works on sale plus accompanying info re the artists. Dr. Ian Bernadt is a voracious Aboriginal art collector whose love and dedication to his vocation is matched only by his unbridled excitement for his passion. With a lack of room to display the more than... View more info

CONRAD MARTENS Journal of a Voyage from England to Australia 1833-35

By: Organ Michael Transcript By

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Australia, State Library of NSW Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 013251


This is the recorded Journal of Conrad Martens and transcripted by Michael Organ. Conrad Martens describes his voyage from England to Australia via South America and the Pacific Islands aboard HMS Hyacinth, Indus, HMS Beagle, Peruvian and Black Warrior. View more info

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Australia: A New History of the Great Southern Land

By: Welsh, Frank

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Overlook Press: 2006

Seller ID: 010965


In a compelling narrative, acclaimed historian Frank Welsh traces the history of the land from scattered convict settlements today's thriving independent nation. A probing and engaging history of Australia--the most comprehensive and up-to-date account of one the world's most rapidly developing countries. 720 crisp pp, 1.2 kilo to post. View more info