Social history of Marble Bar, in the Pilbara region, published in the town's centennial year. The author spent most of her life in the area and recorded her personal memories and family history. Includes an index, and a chronology of events at Marble Bar, starting with the first 'reef ' gold claim in 1891. The author died in 1983.
1993. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by the removal of the top half of the front free endpaper.
1978, First edition. A near fine copy only marked by a previous owners name to the base of the front free endpaper. The d/w is also near fine with only light bumping to the head of the spine.
With a new postscript by the author and a stunning colour picture section. 'I experienced that sinking feeling you get when you know you have conned yourself into doing something difficult and there's no going back.' So begins Robyn Davidson's perilous journey across 1,700 miles of ... read more
2012. A very good copy.
RARE AND COLLECTIBLE
1995, First edition. An ex-library copy in good condition. Apart from the usual library marks the spine has a slight lean and there is a very short tear to the head of the spine. Otherwise the contents are fine and unmarked. Scans available if required.
Thirty years ago, on Christmas Day 1974, Australia woke up to the news that Darwin had been devastated by Cyclone Tracy.Only hours before, the town of Darwin was winding down for the holiday season. Like many people that day, Josephine Fo... read more
2001. First edition, first printing. A good copy with tanning to the pages.
In February 1946, the Australians of the British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) moved into western Japan to 'demilitarise and democratise' the atom-bombed backwater of Hiroshima Prefecture. For over six years, up to 20,000 Aust... read more
2000, Limited edition facsimile copy. A fine, unmarked copy of this superb reproduction. Limited edition of only 500 copies. Bound in red faux leather boards with gilt decoration and lettering. A heavy book so additional postage may apply. Scans available if required.
nd (1982). First edition. A very good copy of the scarce first edition of this well known WA publication. The wraps are creased and rubbed. The contents are unmarked apart from uniform tanning of the pages. Very collectible. Scans available if required.
FACP, 1991. Reprint. A fine, unmarked copy.
1988. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light sunfading to the spine. The d/w is very good with light edge bumping.
2005. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by a previous owners name sticker to the verso of the front wrap.
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1992. Revised edition. A near fine, unmarked copy.