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North Sydney, 1788-1988

By: JONES, Michael A.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23139

ISBN: 0043202349

Condition: Near Fine


History of North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, over 200 years. 304pp, photo illustrated. Very bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Faux leather cloth shows no wear. Sound, tight binding. Weight, 1.1kg, before packing. View more info

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Country of Five Rivers : Albert Shire 1788-1988

By: JONES, Michael A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045488

ISBN: 0043370055

Condition: Fine


History of the area of Albert Shire, in Australia, between the NSW border and southern Brisbane. x, 299 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 28 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Bound in attractive dark green leather with bright, gilt titles. Quite heavy book for shipping weighing just over 1.1kg. Scan available. View more info

Chamorros and Carolinians of Saipan: Personality Studies

By: JOSEPH, Alice and MURRAY, Veronica F.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20493

Condition: Very Good


First extensive personality studies of Micronesian peoples. With an analysis of the Bender Gestalt Tests by Dr. Lauretta Bender. 381pp, photo illustrated, tables. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Very minor wear to red cloth at extremities. Dustjacket is bright and clean and in a brodart, but with 4 small pieces lost to top edge. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual ... View more info

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Hachijo: Isle of Exile

By: KASAI, Shigeo

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Weatherill: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10304

ISBN: 0-8348-0081-0

Condition: Near Fine


Historical narrative with extensive photographic illustration, of Hachijo Island, an isolated penal colony in the Pacific Ocean 240 miles south-east of Tokyo. 167pp, profusely illustrated with b&w photographs by Tsune Sugimura. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Unclipped dustjacket is bright and clean. Weight, 736g. View more info

One Thousand Years of Maori History [Nga iwi o te motu]

By: KING, Michael

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Reed Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19628

ISBN: 0790005751

Condition: Fine


Concise history of the Maori people of present day New Zealand.. 111 p. : map ; 21 cm. Includes tribal location map. of present day New Zealand. Bright, clean and unmarked with only light signs of use. Weight, 147g. Lettermailable where possible. View more info

The Ordeal of William Larnach

By: KNIGHT, Hardwicke

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Dunedin, NZ, University of Otago: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22442

ISBN: 0864660006

Condition: As New


Life of New Zealand's William James Mudie Larnoch and of the amazing home that he built at Larnoch Castle. 136pp, photo illustrated, plans, visitor's guide to the Castle, laid-in. Mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 300g. View more info

Hawaii: A History

By: KUYKENDALL, Ralph S.: DAY, A. Grove

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New Jersey, Prentice-Hall: 1966

Edition: New Revised Second Edition, 6th Printing

Seller ID: 34243

Condition: VG+


History of Hawaii, 'from Polynesian Kingdom to American Statehood'. Hardcover, with dustjacket. Book is a solid VG, bright, clean and unmarked. Dustjacket is about Good, showing edge wear, faded spine and some soiling. Weight, 550g. View more info

Street Corner: A Study to Mark the Thirtieth Anniversary of the Founding of the Caxton Press

By: LAMB, R. C.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Christchurch, NZ, Caxton Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32532

Condition: Near Fine


30th anniversary history of a Press in Christchurch, New Zealand. 56pp, illustrated. Generally very bright and clean. One tiny, light stain [1x1cm], to top of fore-edge is noted. Tight binding. No wear or soiling to red cloth. Clipped dustjacket shows only minor top edge wear. Weight, 310g. View more info

Poetical Works of Henry Lawson

By: LAWSON, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 11070

Condition: Near Fine


Preface, biographical and critical, by David McKee Wright. Collected poetical works of Australian author, Henry Lawson. 272pp. Bright copy with a sound binding. Gift inscription on front pde. Dustjacket has a little edge wear. View more info

The Selected Works of Henry Lawson

By: LAWSON, Henry; BLAIR, Lyle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: East Lansing, Michigan, U.S.A., Michigan State University Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1477

Condition: Near Fine


Selected works of Australian writer Henry Lawson - eighteen short stories and six ballads. Edited and introduced by Lyle Blair. 180pp, colour frontis portrait. Interior is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a number in ink to the ffep. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. No wear to the emerald green cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is clean and unmarked with light edge wear, tiny chips and light rubbing. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States P... View more info

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Land of a Thousand Sorrows: The Australian Prison Journal, 1840-1842, of the Exiled Canadien Patriote, Francois-Maurice Lepailleur

By: LEPAILLEUR, Fran-Cois Maurice

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047016

ISBN: 0774801239

Condition: Fine


The Australian prison journal, 1840-1842, of the exiled Canadien patriote, Francois-Maurice Lepailleur [1806-1891]. Lepailleur was transported to Australia as a result of his part in the 1827 Rebellions inUpper and Lower Canada. Translated and edited by F. Murray Greenwood. xxxvi, 174 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is very nearly simi... View more info

Australia's Outlook on Asia

By: LEVI, Werner

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20575

Condition: About Fine


Analysis of Australians of their neighbours to the North - China, Indonesia, Japan etc. 246pp, endpaper maps. Bright, clean, unmarked interior with a sound binding. No wear to green cloth.Dustjacket is nearly similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 410g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Ra... View more info

Pacific Affairs: March, 1946

By: LILIENTHAL, Philip E. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Institute of Pacific Relations: 1946

Edition: Vol. XIX, No. 1

Seller ID: 25257

Condition: VG+


Single issue of an important journal on Pacific Affairs. This issue contains articles on Manchuria: Region of Colonization, A Malayan Union, Canada's Trade with Trans-Pacific Countries, Public Finance in Post-war China, First Air for China. pp 1-128. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 160g. View more info

People We Met

By: LOCK, A. C. C.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson: 1951

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 10716

Condition: VG+


Description of a years travelling throughout Queensland in eastern Australia. 355pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Book is clean and bright with very bright, unworn red cloth boards. Small gift inscription. Dustjacket is clean and brightbut with a piece missing at foot of spine [1" by 3/4"]. View more info

Patterns of Life : Story of the Aboriginal People of Western Australia

By: LOFGREN, M. E.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Perth, WA, Trustees of the Western Australian Museum: 1975

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 044087

ISBN: 0724460012

Condition: Near Fine


Western Australian Museum.; Information series No. 6. 72pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, sound, stapled binding. 'As new' except for minute traces of wear to the fore-edges of the wrappers. Weight, 242g. View more info

Sydney in Fine Line : a Portfolio of Six Prints from Pencil Drawings

By: LONGHURST, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Houe of Bodleigh:

Edition: Edition Not Stated; Presumed First

Seller ID: 1808

Condition: Fine


Six sheets in folder : illustrations ; 26 cm. Prints from pencil drawings of six locations in Sydney, Autralia - The Argyle Cut -- St. Andrew's Cathedral -- The Town Hall -- Fort Denison ("Pinchgut") -- Paddington -- Queen Victoria Buildings. Size of prints - 7" by 9.25". Printed on bright white, high quality paper. Folder show minor wear to some edges. Print are immaculate. Weight, 50g. View more info

The Maoris of New Zealand

By: LUCAS, D. V.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Toronto, Briggs: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25905

Condition: Very Good


Intorduction to the indiginous peoples of New Zealand - the Maoris. 130pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in red cloth, gilt titles, illustration pasted to front board. Interior is clean and unmarked. Missionary Prize label to front endpaper. Hinges partially cracked. Exterior is bright and clean showing only minor wear to tips. Weight, 310g. View more info

Popeye Lucas; Queenstown

By: LUCAS, F. J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wellington, Reed: 1969

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 037758

Condition: VG+


Story of a New Zealand Flyer, RAF Pilot, pioneer of Civil Aviation and Farmer. 2nd printing, 8vo, 186pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in cloth with dustjacket. Good clean copy, VG+/G+ View more info

Considering Art in Tasmania

By: LYNN, Elwyn and MURRAY, Laura - Editors

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Sydney, The Fine Arts Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28108

Condition: Fine


Survey of Art and Art Collections in Tasmania, Australia. A 'Special Edition' of 'Art in Australia' . pp473-532, illustrated in b&w and in color, Erratum slip laid-in. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket is nealy similar. Weight, 610g. View more info

Island of Secrets: The Discovery and Exploration of Easter Island

By: MACHOWSKI, Jacek

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1975

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 14780

ISBN: 0-7091-4870-4

Condition: VG+


Author discusses the 3 main theories of the origins of the people of Easter Island. 223pp, photo illustrated, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Light bump to lower, front corner. Dustjacket is similar. Weight, 510g. View more info