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History of the Geelong and District Anglers Club and Fish Protection Society.

AU$20.00
By: McGOWAN, J.H.
ID No.: 3500
Geelong and District Anglers Club and Fish Protection  Society.   Geelong 1961 4to.  9p. Card cover.   "The history of the events leading up to, and the successful conclusion of, the obtaining of a clubroom for the Geelong and District Anglers Club”. A diary of the activities and actions by the club and its members recorded taken from minutes of the club meetings and personal interviews. -Good      

History of the Geelong and District Anglers Club and Fish Protection Society.

AU$20.00
ID No.: 3500
Geelong and District Anglers Club and Fish Protection  Society.   Geelong 1961 4to.  9p. Card cover.   "The history of the events leading up to, and the successful conclusion of, the obtaining of a clubroom for the Geelong and District Anglers Club”. A diary of the activities and actions by the club and its members recorded taken from minutes of the club meetings and personal interviews. -Good      

The Snowy.

AU$40.00
By: McHUGH, Siobhan
ID No.: 7041.

William Heinemann Australia.  1989. 1STEdn . 4to, Illust. 272pp. D/j.   The  Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme changed the face of Australia, both technologically ahnd socially. Two thirds of the one hundred thousand workers were immigrants, newly arrived from war weary Europe.   Under the leadership of Commissioner Bill Hudson, this disparate workforce became a skilled and united team that set world records in hardrock drilling, earthmoving and industrial harmony.   Despite the isolation and loneliness a feeling of mateship and achievement grew up amongst the workers and their families that survives to this day.  Based on many hundreds of interviews and supported by 300 photographs this is their story.  -Very Fine    

The Snowy.

AU$40.00
ID No.: 7041.

William Heinemann Australia.  1989. 1STEdn . 4to, Illust. 272pp. D/j.   The  Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme changed the face of Australia, both technologically ahnd socially. Two thirds of the one hundred thousand workers were immigrants, newly arrived from war weary Europe.   Under the leadership of Commissioner Bill Hudson, this disparate workforce became a skilled and united team that set world records in hardrock drilling, earthmoving and industrial harmony.   Despite the isolation and loneliness a feeling of mateship and achievement grew up amongst the workers and their families that survives to this day.  Based on many hundreds of interviews and supported by 300 photographs this is their story.  -Very Fine    

The Snowy. The people behind the power.

AU$30.00
By: McHUGH, Siobhan.
ID No.: 4557.

Angus and Robertson  Sydney 1995 reprint. 4to, Illust 272pp. Card cover.   The story of the men and women, mainly immigrants,  who were involved in the building of Australias giant hydroelectric irrigation and water diversion scheme.  Based on interviews of over 400 of the people involved in the construction and supplemented with over 300 photographs. "The first and only warts and all account of what really went on in the tunnels, camps and dams.  It is the peoples history behind the official history.”……Canberra Times.  -Very Good 

The Snowy. The people behind the power.

AU$30.00
ID No.: 4557.

Angus and Robertson  Sydney 1995 reprint. 4to, Illust 272pp. Card cover.   The story of the men and women, mainly immigrants,  who were involved in the building of Australias giant hydroelectric irrigation and water diversion scheme.  Based on interviews of over 400 of the people involved in the construction and supplemented with over 300 photographs. "The first and only warts and all account of what really went on in the tunnels, camps and dams.  It is the peoples history behind the official history.”……Canberra Times.  -Very Good 

Shells of the Australian Sea Shore

AU$15.00
By: McMICHAEL, D.F.
ID No.: 1173
Jacaranda Press .  Brisbane 1962, revised edn, 24mo Illust 127p.Board cover. A guide to the identification of some of the common shells of the Australian sea-shore. Nearly every species is illustrated. - Fine

Shells of the Australian Sea Shore

AU$15.00
ID No.: 1173
Jacaranda Press .  Brisbane 1962, revised edn, 24mo Illust 127p.Board cover. A guide to the identification of some of the common shells of the Australian sea-shore. Nearly every species is illustrated. - Fine

Book of the Great Barrier Reef

AU$40.00
By: MEAD and BECKETT (eds)
ID No.: 1179
Reader's Digest, Sydney 1984, 4to Illust 384p, laminated boards. A description of the history, day and night patterns, life above and among the corals, and humans on the reef. Many colour photographs of marine animals, coral and plant life - Fine

Book of the Great Barrier Reef

AU$40.00
ID No.: 1179
Reader's Digest, Sydney 1984, 4to Illust 384p, laminated boards. A description of the history, day and night patterns, life above and among the corals, and humans on the reef. Many colour photographs of marine animals, coral and plant life - Fine

Snowy River Story

AU$20.00
By: MILLER, Claire.
ID No.: 7042

ABC Books Sydney 2005 1stEdn. 8v0 Illust 270PP. Soft Cover. The grassroots campaign to save a national icon.  The tale of the small town campaign by Dalgety and Orbost to restore water to the legendary river – a lopsided battle waged against powerful commercial interests and governments that did not want to know. Farmers, city dwellers, bureaucrats and politicians were caught up in the dramatic events that captured the imagination of the Australian people and climaxed in the government fighting for its life, and a historic political deal. Inscription to previous owner. -Fine  

Snowy River Story

AU$20.00
ID No.: 7042

ABC Books Sydney 2005 1stEdn. 8v0 Illust 270PP. Soft Cover. The grassroots campaign to save a national icon.  The tale of the small town campaign by Dalgety and Orbost to restore water to the legendary river – a lopsided battle waged against powerful commercial interests and governments that did not want to know. Farmers, city dwellers, bureaucrats and politicians were caught up in the dramatic events that captured the imagination of the Australian people and climaxed in the government fighting for its life, and a historic political deal. Inscription to previous owner. -Fine  

Back to Cooma Celebrations

AU$100.00
By: MITCHELL, Felix. F.
ID No.: 7026.
The Direct Publicity Company  under the auspices of the Back to Cooma Executive Committee. Cooma  1926. 1st Edn. 4to, Illust. 128p. Card cover.  Published to celebrate the centenary of settlement of "Maneroo”. (Monaro).   The history includes the origins, the aboriginals,settlers, law and judiciary, District Towns, Religion, Mining, the Pioneers and the Pioneers Portrait Gallery, Tourism, Local Attractions, Medical, Sport and Communications. Many black and white photographs. -Fine          

Back to Cooma Celebrations

AU$100.00
ID No.: 7026.
The Direct Publicity Company  under the auspices of the Back to Cooma Executive Committee. Cooma  1926. 1st Edn. 4to, Illust. 128p. Card cover.  Published to celebrate the centenary of settlement of "Maneroo”. (Monaro).   The history includes the origins, the aboriginals,settlers, law and judiciary, District Towns, Religion, Mining, the Pioneers and the Pioneers Portrait Gallery, Tourism, Local Attractions, Medical, Sport and Communications. Many black and white photographs. -Fine          

Back to Cooma Celebrations

AU$60.00
By: MITCHELL, Felix. F.
ID No.: 7027

The Direct Publicity Company  under the auspices of the Back to Cooma Executive Committee. Cooma  1967 facsmile edition. 4to, Illust. 96p. Card cover.  Published to celebrate the centenary of settlement of "Maneroo”. (Monaro). 

The history includes the origins, the aboriginals,settlers, law and judiciary, District Towns, Religion, Mining, the Pioneers and the Pioneers Portrait Gallery, Tourism, Local Attractions, Medical, Sport and Communications.  Many black and white photographs.  -Fine                                                                                                         

Back to Cooma Celebrations

AU$60.00
ID No.: 7027

The Direct Publicity Company  under the auspices of the Back to Cooma Executive Committee. Cooma  1967 facsmile edition. 4to, Illust. 96p. Card cover.  Published to celebrate the centenary of settlement of "Maneroo”. (Monaro). 

The history includes the origins, the aboriginals,settlers, law and judiciary, District Towns, Religion, Mining, the Pioneers and the Pioneers Portrait Gallery, Tourism, Local Attractions, Medical, Sport and Communications.  Many black and white photographs.  -Fine                                                                                                         

Burra – County of Murray.

AU$35.00
By: MOORE, Bruce.
ID No.: 7012

Self Published Pearce ACT 1981 1stEdn. 8vo Illust. 107p.  Brown card cover.   A history of Burra in the county of Murray in the Queanbeyan district of NSW. Mainly about people and places but includes chapters on Exploration and Settlement, social changes, Old Mysteries, Religion and Education and Later Changes. Five maps inset. -Fine   

Burra – County of Murray.

AU$35.00
ID No.: 7012

Self Published Pearce ACT 1981 1stEdn. 8vo Illust. 107p.  Brown card cover.   A history of Burra in the county of Murray in the Queanbeyan district of NSW. Mainly about people and places but includes chapters on Exploration and Settlement, social changes, Old Mysteries, Religion and Education and Later Changes. Five maps inset. -Fine   

Tourists Guide to Tasmania

AU$100.00
By: MORTON, C.E. (Ed). .
ID No.: 2875.

Union Line of Steamships Hobart 1898 1st Edn.   12vo, Illust. 124p  including advertisements.  Including thirty-two  black and white plates.   Folding map. Pages up to 16 are missing but photocopies of the missing pages are included. Some foxing. Black card cover (Not original).  Printed at the Mercury Newspaper.  Many references to fishing including the introduction of salmonoids into Tasmania. –Fair         

Tourists Guide to Tasmania

AU$100.00
ID No.: 2875.

Union Line of Steamships Hobart 1898 1st Edn.   12vo, Illust. 124p  including advertisements.  Including thirty-two  black and white plates.   Folding map. Pages up to 16 are missing but photocopies of the missing pages are included. Some foxing. Black card cover (Not original).  Printed at the Mercury Newspaper.  Many references to fishing including the introduction of salmonoids into Tasmania. –Fair         

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