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$80.00
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A Vision of Australian History: The Tyranny of Distance; Triumph of the Nomads; A Land Half Won


Volume 1 How Distance Shaped Australia's History; Volume 2 A History of Ancient Australia; Volume 3 A Land Half Won

BLAINEY, GEOFFREY

Three-volume set in slip case, octavo, black cloth boards with white lettering to spine, illus eps, vi + 366pp (vol 1), x + 285pp (vol 2), v + 388pp (vol 3), illus, VG+ (owner's name in pencil to fep in all vols, inscription in ink painted over with white-out to fep in all vols) in fine d/ws, in VG+ slip case (rubbing to sides, slight bruising to rear upper edge, small nick to rear/side edges, soiling to top & bottom)

PUBLISHER: Macmillan Co of Australia 1982

KEYWORDS: Geoffrey Blainey Australian history aborigines aboriginal society economic history archaeology

$18.50
xxkeb51175

Twentieth Century France: Politics and Society 1989-1991


MCMILLAN, JAMES F.

Super octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Hodder Headline 1996

KEYWORDS: specials James F McMillan France history politics government 20th Century presidents social history economics

$19.50
xxkef51406

RSA Country


TEEN, RACHEL

Oblong super octavo softcover (VG+) ; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: David Bateman 2010

KEYWORDS: specials Rachel Teen New Zealand RSA Clubs Returned Servicemen Association photographic journal record history pictorial record history buildings

$19.50
2f35/10

Rolling Thunder: The Spirit of Karekare


HARVEY, BOB

small quarto, illus light card covers, illus eps, 240pp, illus, VG (creasing to covers, light wear and soiling)

PUBLISHER: Exisle 2001

KEYWORDS: new zealand history arts photography karekare beach bob harvey maori history

$18.50
xxkja52671

Possessions: Indigenous Art/Colonial Culture


THOMAS, NICHOLAS

softcover super octavo (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Thames and Hudson 1999

KEYWORDS: nicholas thomas arts history anthropology indigenous cultures colonial history tribal art australia new zealand specials

$25.00
xxkkc53053

Crow Dog's Case: American Indian Sovereignty, Tribal Law, and United States Law in the Nineteenth Century


HARRING, SIDNEY L.

Super octavo softcover (nr fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press 1994

KEYWORDS: specials Sidney L Harring American history USA American Indian law sovereignty tribal law history reservations

$48.00
2f37/9

The Problem of Sovereignty in the Later Middle Ages: The Papal Monarchy with Augustinus Triumphus and The Publicists


WILKS, MICHAEL

octavo, black boards with gilt lettering to spine, xiii + 619pp, VG (light wear, pencil notes to front pastedown and fep, light soiling to page edges) in Vg d/w (light wear and soiling, price-clipped, small closed tear to front upper edge) in protective plastic wrapper

PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press 1963

KEYWORDS: michael wilks sovereignty history middle ages medieval history papal monarchy religion politics

$9.00
xxklc53430

She Captains: Heroines and Hellions of the Sea


DRUETT, JOAN

Ex library, octavo softcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Touchstone Simon & Schuster 2001

KEYWORDS: ex library specials nautical maritime history sailing ships boats the sea women female captains heroines pirates adventurers history Joan Druett

$22.50
xxkle53582

People of Terra Nullus - Betrayal and Rebirth in Aboriginal Canda


RICHARDSON, BOYCE

paperback super octavo (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Douglas & McIntyre 1994

KEYWORDS: specials australia canada history anthropology history culture society aborigines boyce richardson

$17.50
xxkld53715

Railway History in Pictures: The British Railway Station


BIDDLE, GORDON & SPENCE, JEOFFRY

Super octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: David & Charles Inc 1977

KEYWORDS: specials Gordon Biddle Jeoffry Spence railways transport trains train stations Britain pictorial history photographs travel architecture social history

$18.50
xxkld53720

To Hell in a Day Coach: An Exasperated Look at American Railroads


LYON, PETER

Octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: JB Lippincott 1968

KEYWORDS: specials Peter Lyon American railroads transportation freight passengers history government politics unions Gould Vanderbilt Morgan Hill trains locomotives social history

$30.00
2f39/12

The Trial of Socrates


STONE, I.F.

first edition, octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, xi + 282pp, VG (soiling to some pages) in VG d/w (light wear, small closed tear to upper spine)

PUBLISHER: Jonathan Cape 1988

KEYWORDS: socrates classics philosophy history i.f. stone ancient greek history

$38.50
2f41/25

Collecting Picture Postcards


GODDEN, GEOFFREY

Quarto, illus heavy card boards with yellow lettering to spine & front board, illus title page, 202pp, illus, fine

PUBLISHER: Phillimore & Co 1996

KEYWORDS: Geoffrey Godden collecting picture postcards history Victorian Edwardian collectors letters corresondence social history

$49.50
2f41/32

Ashburton: A History with Records of Town and County


SCOTTER, W. H.

Super octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, 480pp, illus, VG+ (owner's name in ink to front pastedown) in VG+ d/w (slight bruising to spine extrems)

PUBLISHER: Ashburton Borough & County Councils 1972

KEYWORDS: WH Scotter New Zealand Canterbury Ashburton history agriculture farming social history farmers businessmen

$30.00
2f42/19

FitzRoy: Governor in Crisis 1843-1845


MOON, PAUL

octavo, illus light card covers, 311pp, near fine

PUBLISHER: David Ling 2000

KEYWORDS: new zealand history biography politics colonial history paul moon robert fitzroy second governor

$24.50
2f43/22

Rides on Railways


Introduction by Barrie Trinder

SIDNEY, SAMUEL

Octavo, blue faux leather boards with gilt lettering to spine, x + 254pp, illus, nr fine (owner's name in pencil to fep, slight spotting to feps) in VG+ d/w (foxing to interior, esp upper edges)

PUBLISHER: Phillimore & Co 1973

KEYWORDS: Samual Sidney railways trains steam engines locomotives transport history North Western Railway social history

$22.50
2f43/23

Modern Rail Album


HOBSON, A. W. (Ed) for the Phoenix Railway Photogr

Square super octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 96pp, illus, VG+ (owner's name in pencil to fep, slight tanning to feps) in VG+ d/w (Foxing to interior)

PUBLISHER: D. Bradford Barton Ltd 1974

KEYWORDS: A W Hobson Phoenix Railway Photographic Circle photography pictorial history trains railways locomotives history diesel electric rail traction

$22.50
2f43/51

The World the Railways Made


FAITH, NICHOLAS

Super octavo, green boards with gilt lettering to spine, 360pp, illus, fine, in fine d/w

PUBLISHER: The Bodley Head 1990

KEYWORDS: Nicholas Faith railways history capitalism Britain America Siberia Africa South America technology industrial development navvies financiers social history railway revolution

$12.00
xxkmb53848

The Rannoch Line


edited selections from Mountain, Moor and Loch, first published in 1894

N/A

paperback (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Famedram Publishers

KEYWORDS: history railways trains transport the rannoch line scotland scottish history specials

$34.50
2f44/8

The History of Railways in Britain


FERNEYHOUGH, FRANK

Super octavo, blue buckram boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, illus title page, 288pp, illus, fine, in VG+ d/w (creasing to rear lower edge, slight soiling to edges)

PUBLISHER: Osprey Publishing 1975

KEYWORDS: Frank Ferneyhough Britain British trains railways transport history social history Newcomen Watt Trevithick Stephenson navvies gangers drivers guards personalities locomotives WW1 WW2 Beeching government

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