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161 Throssell, Harry Where the Beech Tree Grows: The Story of Binna Burra
Brisbane, Australia Binna Burra Lodge Limited 1984 0958929505 / 9780958929509 First Paperback Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
vi, 152pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Spine uncreased but sunned. Inked owner's name to first page. Otherwise internally bright, unmarked and solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w drawings and b/w and colour photos. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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162 Tipping, Marjorie Melbourne on the Yarra
Melbourne Lansdowne Editions 1977 0701810084 / 9780701810085 First Hard Cover Good Very Good Landscape Octavo 
96pp. Sepia photographs. "With over one hundred photographs old and new this book is an introduction to Melbourne to the stranger, and reveals many little known glimpses to those who know her already." Internally very good but for wrinkling to rear endpapers. Boards with light edgewear. Dustjacket in excellent condition with only very light edgewear. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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163 Tout-Smith, Deborah, with contributions by Ann Delroy and Wendy Bradshaw The Foundations of Fremantle: Exploring the Early History of Western Australia's Port City
Australia Western Australian Museum 1998 0730738116 / 9780730738114 First Paperback Near Fine Quarto 
64 pp. Extremely light wear to illustrated wraps (a few shallow shadow-dents and a tiny crease to upper corner). Internally as new. Colour and b/w illustrations. Exhibition catalogue. 
Price: 42.00 AUD
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164 Travers, Robert The Phantom Fenians of New South Wales
Kenthurst, NSW Kangaroo Press 1986 0864170610 / 9780864170613 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
176 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, is not price clipped but has light edgewear. Green cloth boards a little edgeworn, esp. at extremities of backstrip. Lower front corner lightly bumped. Internally as new. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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165 Turnbull, Clive A Concise History of Australia
London Thames & Hudson 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
192 pp. B&W illustrations throughout. Page edges yellowed and foxed. Boards with edgewear, particularly at spine. Dustjacket with edgewear, light creasing, and some damage at top and bottom of spine. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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A Concise History of Australia, Turnbull, Clive, with Foreword and Additional Text By Marjorie Tipping
166 Turnbull, Clive, with Foreword and Additional Text By Marjorie Tipping A Concise History of Australia
South Yarra, Victoria Currey O'Neil Ross 1983 Reprint Hard Cover Good Good Octavo 
258 pp. General and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Foxing and discolouration to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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167 University of Melbourne Historical Studies Vol. 18 No. 73
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1979 October 1979 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
667 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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168 University of Melbourne Historical Studies Vol. 19 No. 74
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1980 April 1980 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
174 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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169 University of Melbourne Historical Studies Vol. 19 No. 76
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1981 April 1981 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
498 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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170 University of Melbourne Historical Studies Vol. 19 No. 77
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1981 October 1981 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
656 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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171 University of Melbourne Historical Studies Vol. 20 No. 79
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1982 October 1982 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
338 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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172 University of Melbourne Historical Studies: Vol. 18 No. 72
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1979 April 1979 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
510 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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173 University of Melbourne Historical Studies: Vol. 20 No. 78
Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne 1982 April 1982 Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
168 pp. General wear to wraps and edges. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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174 Vondra, Josef German Speaking Settlers in Australia
Richmond, Victoria Cavalier Press 1981 280949743003 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
286 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped but has a little wrinkling and discolouration along the top edge. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering are square and unbumped. Small abrasion to front pastedown. Text-block edges very faintly soiled, dust-foxed. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Reflections of the Past: A Photographic History of Belgrave, Upwey, Tecoma and Upper Ferntree Gully. Vol. 1, Waterhouse, John (Coordinator)
175 Waterhouse, John (Coordinator) Reflections of the Past: A Photographic History of Belgrave, Upwey, Tecoma and Upper Ferntree Gully. Vol. 1
Sherbrooke Foothills Historical Society 1998 187547515X / 9781875475155 First Paperback, stapled Very Good Landscape Octavo 
84 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. A little chipping along spine. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. (However, in a production error four pages have been duplicated, and four pages -- 28, 29, 30, 31 -- have been omitted.) Black-and-white photos throughout (colour photos to covers, including inside covers. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Teaching of Sex Hygiene, Welsh, D. A., Mrs. James Booth, J. Smyth
176 Welsh, D. A., Mrs. James Booth, J. Smyth Teaching of Sex Hygiene
Sydney Workers' Educational Association of New South Wales 1918 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
x, 203 pp. General and edgewear to maroon boards. Foxing, scuffing, and browning to edges of text block. Foxing to eps. Front eps turn along hinge; rear eps beginning to tear. Binding is still solid. Internally unmarked, uncreased. "Report of a Conference organised by the Workers' Educational Association of New South Wales and held in the Union Hall, Sydney University on November 23, 24 and 25, 1916. Also, Three Public Lectures delivered by Professor D. A. Welsh, on 'The Massacre of the Innocents'; Mrs. James Booth, on 'Prostitution'; and J. Smyth, M.A. D.Phil., on 'The Double Standard of Morality;." 
Price: 48.00 AUD
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177 West, John (edited by Patricia Fitzgerald Ratcliff) John West's Union of the Colonies: Essays on Federation
Launceston, Tasmania Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery 2000 0958620334 / 9780958620338 First Paperback Very Good + 8vo Inscribed by Editor
xiv, 115 pp. Very faint wear to illustrated wraps. Tiny chips to corners. Internally as new. Gatefold flaps. Colour frontis (portrait of Rev. John West), b/w drawings and photos in text. Inscribed by editor. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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178 Whitehead, Georgina (editor) Planting the Nation
Melbourne Australian Garden History Society 2001 1876473444 / 9781876473440 First Hard Cover Good + Very Good Ex-Library Quarto 
x, 196 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in removable clear sleeve, is not clipped and has no signs of having been in a library, but has very light creasing to the upper edge. Green cloth boards are clean and square, but corners are lightly bumped and both boards have faint wear and a spot of tear from removal of library covering. Library stamps to both upper and lower edges of text block. Internally, the only ex-lib damage is a large red "cancelled" stamp to ffep. Otherwise internally the book is as new. Illustrated with b/w and colour photos, drawings and plans. The book "explores Australia's gardens and landscapes between 1890 and 1914, offering perspectives on garden design, horticultural developments, city planning, and architectural and social history during this remarkable period". 
Price: 26.00 AUD
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Monbulk: Living in the Dandenongs. A Social History, Williams, Dorothy
179 Williams, Dorothy Monbulk: Living in the Dandenongs. A Social History
Avonsleigh, Victoria (Aust) Woorilla Publications 1998 0958660468 / 9780958660464 First Paperback Very Good Large Quarto 
325 pp. A little unobtrusive scuffing to illustrated covers. Faint mottling to edges of text block. Apparent water stain has caused warping to upper corners back cover and last 60 or so pages (text is nevertheless clear and bright). All else as new. Black-and-white maps and photos in the text. Index. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Voyage of the Endeavour, Wood, G. Arnold
180 Wood, G. Arnold The Voyage of the Endeavour
South Melbourne Macmillan 1970 Reprint Paperback Good 12 mo 
116 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations, including maps. The book is small and light; postage within Australia will be lowered to $3.00 upon receipt of order. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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