Australian Non Fiction Books
||Adam-Smith, P.: HEAR THE TRAIN BLOW - classic autobiography of growing up in the bush.|
Book Number: 89
Thomas Nelson Australia 1981. Small 4to. hardcover. 176pp. b/w illus. Very good, some foxing. / Very good d/w.
||Pearl, C.: ALWAYS MORNING - The life of Richard Henry "Orion" Horne.|
Book Number: 145
1960 Melbourne. Excellent copy in d/w with slight wear.
Keywords: Australian history
||Andrews, ALAN E. J. ed.: Hume and Hovell 1824.|
Book Number: 441
Hobart, Blubber Head Press 1981 8vo. hardcover. An account of the exploration from the Yass plains to Bass straight from 1824-25. Limited to 750 copies, signed by editor. 390pp. AS new / As new d/w.
Keywords: Australian histroy exploration Hume Hovell outback explorers australia
||Andrews, ALAN E. J. ed.: Stapylton with Major Mitchell's Australia Felix Expedition 1836|
Book Number: 444
Hobart 1986 The journal of Thomas Mitchell's assistant surveyor Granville Stapylton. Limited to 1000 copies, copy 644 signed by editor. 297 pp. d/w.
Keywords: Australian histroy exploration
||Andrews, ALAN E.J. ed.: The Devil's Wilderness|
Book Number: 445
Hobart 1984. 8vo. hardcover. 150pp. index, b/w illus. maps. George Caley's Journey to Mount Banks in 1804. Limited to 375 copies, signed by editor. 150pp fine. / fine d/w.
Keywords: Australian histroy exploration George Caley's Journey to Mount Banks in 1804 new south wales nsw blue mountains
||TRITTON, H.P.: Time Means Tucker.|
Book Number: 759
1964 Sydney 8vo. With text-illusts. NOTE: "Duke" Tritton's autobiography is illust. by N. Lindsay & A. Murphy amongst others. A shearer's reminiscences. Good wear to cover, pages browned
Keywords: ART AUSTRALIAN LITERATURE AUSTRALIA BIOGRAPHY , wool, shearer, station,
||SLESSOR, Kenneth.: THE WAR DIARIES OF KENNETH SLESSOR: Official Australian Correspondent 1940-1944.|
Book Number: 996
St. Lucia. U of Queensland Press 1985 1st ed. 4to. B/w frontis., sixteen b/w plates, thirty-four other b/w illus. and five maps. very good, page edges browned, in same d/w. The diaries give an unusual and highly readable view of Australia's war effort. Slessor is one of Australia's leading poets.
Keywords: poetry military war history australia literature biography journalism
||HASLUCK, Alexandra (edited by).: Audrey Tennyson's Vice-Regal Days.|
Book Number: 1033
Canberra. N.L.A. 1978 1st ed. The Australian letters of Audrey Lady Tennyson to her mother Zacyntha Boule, 1899-1903. 334pp. Plates: With many b/w illusts. Or. red cloth.. Good condition in good d/w.
Keywords: Audrey tennyson letters south australia govenor general lord
||LARK, P.D. AND R. MCKENZIE.: A History of the Australasian Pioneers' Club, Sydney, 1910-1988.|
Book Number: 1086
1988 (Brisbane 1988). Roy.8vo. Or.cl. Gilt. With col. tipped-in frontisp., num. illusts. of which some are col., and 4pp. Signed by both authors on ffl.
Keywords: AUSTRALIA NEW SOUTH WALES GENEALOGY
||Griffiths, T. (ed).: The Life and Aventures of Edward Snell|
Book Number: 1278
The Illustrated Diary of an Artist, Engineer and Adventurer in the Australian Colonies 1849 to 1859. 480pp. Large 8vo. Fine in fine d/w. Sydney. Angus & Robertson. 1988.
Keywords: australian history colony discovery artist engineer
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