Category: ABORIGINAL AUSTRALIA

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THE AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH. Its Geography and History.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold:

Seller ID: 008704


illus throughout by Hardy, a prolific illus & artist (died 1914), also enjoy a col map of Aust without Canberra. 144pp + Arnold's catalogue at rear. This book part of the 1/- series. Name fountain pen front, biro inside & pencil. Corners worn/bumped. Some pencil notes throughout, spine separating at 1st page but still well attached. Interesting bit of Aussie history. View more info

The Man from the Sunrise Side

By: Ambrose Mungala Chalarimeri

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Broome WA, Magabala Books:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010307


The Man from the Sunrise Side is the autobiography of Ambrose Mungala Chalarimeri, a Kwini man from the remote Kimberley region of Western Australia. His story is a powerful glimpse of life as a young boy growing up on a mission and as a man whose skills include horsemanship and mustering, tracking and hunting, bush mechanics and horticulture. His life story is a fascinating account of a people and region that have experienced upheaval and change on a monumental scale. I... View more info

The Brown Land Crying

By: Beilby, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson:

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 008710


308pp. dustwrapper by Walter Stackpool, dj very bright, dj unclipped with two tiny tears to top. View more info

Uncovering Australia: Archaeology, Indigenous People and the Public

By: Colley, Sarah

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2002

Seller ID: 008787


Drawing deeply from years of intensive research and teaching, Sarah Colley offers an accessible overview of the practice, politics, and ethics of archaeology today, focusing on Australia to highlight and pose universal questions about the relationship between archaeologists, indigenous people, and the public. View more info

THE AUSTRALIAN CHRISTMAS

By: Cusack Frank

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australian Collectors Treasury, Australia: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012382


A selection of writing into which the reader can dip at random and find something interesting, surprising or entertaining, a literary Christmas stocking of stories of early Australia View more info

THE COLLECTION OF WILLIAM AND LUCY MORA

By: Deutscher and Hackett

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Deutscher and Hackett: 2010

Seller ID: 008470


Excellent condition, catalogue of auction of indigineous art from the collection of William and Lucy Mora. Catalogue includes colour photograph of each piece, detailed discription, provenance and estimated value. View more info

ABORIGINAL AND OCEANIC ART AUCTION

By: Deutscher and Hackett

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Deutscher and Hackett Melbourne: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008471


Very good condition. Catalogue from deutscher and hackett Auction of Aboriginal and oceanic art dated Melbourne 24th March 2010. Colour photographs of each of the 279 pieces auctioned including detailed description, including provenance and estimated value. View more info

Australian Painters: Colonial 1788 1880; Impressionists 1881 1930; Modern 1931 1970

By: Gleeson, James (gen. Ed. John Henshaw)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Landsdowne Press: 1982

Seller ID: 011670


394pp & 1.4 kg to post. As you'd expect there is masses of illustration throughout. Originally a 3-volume set, now available in one collection, artists include >>> Buvelot, Gill, Glover, Gould, Von Guerard, Martens, Westall. Long, McCubbin, Roberts, Conder, Streeton, Gruner, Heysen, de Maistre, Preston, Crowley, Fizelle, Rees, Cossington-Smith, Boyd, Tucker, Brack, Pugh, Herman, Friend, Smart amongst amny others. A very useful resouce. faults? dj wear at spine top. View more info

Aborigine Myths and Legends

By: Smith, William Ramsay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Senate: 1996

Seller ID: 010525


First published in 1930 as "Myths & legends of the Australian Aboriginals." Aboriginal history extends possibly 50,000 years through their dreamtime & these marvellous tales explain how their country was created & transformed into a land in which all the elements from animals and plants to the immensity of the night sky act in dramatic relation to each other. Under 500g & 356 clean pp. View more info

Australia: A New History of the Great Southern Land

By: Welsh, Frank

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Overlook Press: 2006

Seller ID: 010965


In a compelling narrative, acclaimed historian Frank Welsh traces the history of the land from scattered convict settlements today's thriving independent nation. A probing and engaging history of Australia--the most comprehensive and up-to-date account of one the world's most rapidly developing countries. 720 crisp pp, 1.2 kilo to post. View more info