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AuthorTitlePublished ConditionPrice $AUDetailsNotes
Asser, AnnieAnnie Asser's diary1984Good$18144 p. : ill., geneal. table, ports. ; 22 cm.This is the diary of Annie Matilda Asser, school teacher at 'Penshurst', Scone from the 1880s to 1917.
Baglin, ElaineAustralian chimneys and cookhouses 1979Good$1080p. : all col.ill. ; 26cm.Hardcover.
Mitchell, BruceThe Australian story and its background1965Fair$5293p. : ill., maps, portrs. ; 22cm.Hardcover. Cover rubbed.
Gibney, H. J and Smith, Ann J,A biographical register 1788-1939 : notes from the name index of the Australian Dictionary of Biography1987Fair$202 v.(xvii, 403 ; 429 p.) ; 25 cm.Ex Library. Soft cover
Gibson, JeremyBishops transcripts and marriage licences, bonds and allegations : a guide to their location and indexes. 4th edition. 1997Very Good$5 56 p. ; 21 cm.Ex Library.
Boutell, CharlesBoutell's Heraldry / revised by J. P. Brooke-Little1970Fair$20xii,343p.,55plates : ill(some col), coats of arms (some col), 1col facsim. ; 24cm.Ex Library. Hardcover
Joy, WilliamThe Bushrangers1971, c1963Poor$5155 p. : illus. ; 18 cm.Damage to cover and dust jacket
Cookson, CatherineCatherine Cookson country1986Good$5192 p. : illHardcover.
Chaffers, WilliamChaffers' concise marks & monograms on pottery and porcelain 1988Poor$8234 p. : ill Hardcover. Ex library copy.
Archer, A. C.Colonial silo mysteries : Cockatoo Island, Camden Park, Stroud, Norfolk Island, Tocal2003Very Good$12iv, 64 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, port. ; 26 cm.
Ray, Greg and SylviaDestination Newcastle : featuring photographs from the Ken Magor collection2013Very Good$25189 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 30cm.Unmarked. Soft cover
Hibbert, ChristopherThe English : a social history, 1066-1945 1988Poor$5785p, [48]p of plates : ill.(some col.) ; 20cm
Steel, Don and Taylor, LawrenceFamily history in focus1984Fair$15"192 p. : ill., facsims, ports. ; 24 cm."Ex Library. Hardcover
The Federal directory of Newcastle and district, for 1901 : comprising street, commercial, trade and professional lists, local, governmental, parliamentary and miscellaneous information1981Fair$30xvi, 205 p. ; 23 cm.Hardcover.
Senior Citizens of Denman and District Four publications by Senior Citizens of Denman and District: 1. The way we were, 2. Till we meet again!, 3. Memories, Memories, 4. When we were young1987-1990Fair$104 volumes. Each c. 80 pagesSoftcovers
Moulton, Joy WadeGenealogical resources in English repositories 1988Good$10xxxiv, 614 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.Hardcover. Ex library copy.
Taylor, J. M.Geography of New South Wales 4th edition1914Fair$20274 p. : ill., maps.Hardcover.
Kingston, DaphneHawkesbury sketchbook1994Good$1580 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 22 cmEx library copy.
O'Malley, DinahHistoric buildings of Australia (Macmillan Pocket Guide)1981Good$6Hardcover
Bowd, D.G. and Lynch, M.Historic Hawkesbury 5th edition1980Good$3"39 p. : ill., maps, port. ; 27 cm."Paper covers, Small tear on back coveer.
Crago, TonyHistoric towns and buildings of New South Wales : Hunter region1979Good$1562 p. : ill. (mostly col.) ; 29 cm.Hardcover.
Barney, NormHistory in our streets1997Good$20119 p. : chiefly ill. ; 30 cm.
Persse, J.N. and Rose, D.M.House styles in Adelaide : a pictorial history1981Good$20172 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 19 x 25 cm.Hardcover with Loose cover
Lee, IanIllumination Newcastle1997Good$2040 p. : col. ill.Ex library copy.
Society of Australian GenealogistsIndex to Descent : an index to Descent, the quarterly journal of the Society of Australian Genealogists, Volumes 1 to 18, 1961 to 1988.1989Good$12259 p. ; 21 cm.Soft cover.
Knapman, LeonieJoadja Creek : the shale oil town & its people 1870-19111988Good$15176 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 28 cm.Hardcover. Signed by author.
Blaxland, Gregory and Walker, FrankA Journal of a Tour of Discovery Across the Blue Mountains, New South Wales, in the Year 1813, by Gregory Blaxland, with references and Explanatory Notes, Maps, Etc. By Frank Walker (President Australian Historical Society). Copyright 1913.1913Good$40Bound volume. 22 x 14.8 cmHardcover. Signed by Frank Walker
Coradeschi, SergioThe Little, Brown guide to silver1994Good$10191 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.Hardcover
Wallace, JudithMemories of a country childhood 1977Fair$5Big bookshop stamp on first page.
Newcastle Family History Society (N.S.W.)NFHS bulletin name index 1983-19911994Good$564 leaves ; 30 cm.Ex Library. Softcover
Cripps, Wilfred JosephOld English plate : ecclesiastical, decorative, and domestic: its makers and marks1967Good$8mxxvi, 540 p. : ill., tables. ; 23 cm.No dust cover.
Wangi Centenary History GroupRecollections of Wangi Wangi : place of night owls, green trees and water 2016Very Good$1040p., : ill.
Coutts, P. J. F.Report on the results of archaeological investigations at the 1826 settlement site at Corinella 1985Good$25vi, 202 p., [25] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 30 cm.Softcover.
Holt, JosephA rum story : the adventures of Joseph Holt, thirteen years in New South Wales (1800-12)1988Fair$8208 p. : ill., facsims., plans, ports. ; 22 cm.
Maxwell, EileenThe story of Gulgong written in gold 6th edition1982Fair$10108 p. : ill., 1 map, ports. ; 21 cm.
Mullard, BerylThat's the way things were : a coalfield's childhood, Kurri Kurri, The Hunter Valley, NSW2003Very Good$25 88 p. : ill., ports. ; 30 cm.Signed by author.
Tawse, DawnThe guiding light in Port Stephens heritage : Nelson Head Inner Lighthouse1998Good$836 p. : ill., maps.
Hey, DavidOxford companion to local and family history : [the complete guide to uncovering your past].1996Very Good$15517p.Softcover
Greenhalgh, A. J.,Time's subjects : the story of Goorangoola, a small community in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales, 1839-19391982Poor$20253 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm.Loose pages.
Hannah, HelenTogether in this jungle scrub : a folk history of the Comboyne Plateau1981Fair$20viii, 107 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 27 cm.Hardcover.
Lake Macquarie and District Historical SocietyToronto, Lake Macquarie, N.S.W. : the pictorial story1979Fair$3071 p. : ill. (some col.), ports., map ; 25 cm. Copy 1558 of 2000
Golightly, NaomiTowards the Richmond Vale rail trail 2017Very Good$18102 p. : colour illustrations, colour maps, colour portraits ; 21 x 30 cm
Vine Hall, NickTracing your family history in Australia: a bibliography. 1st edition2002Good$15x, 275 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 25 cmEx Library. Soft cover
Vine Hall, NickTracing your family history in Australia: a national guide to sources. 3rd edition2002Good$20x, 884 pages ; 25 cm.Ex Library
Andrews, Anne and Baldwin, SueUnder the shadow of a mountain : the story of West Wallsend Cemetery 2003Very Good$15125 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 30 cm.Comb Binding
Neil, Marie H.Valley of the Macleay : the history of Kempsey and the Macleay River district1972Fair$15104p. : maps, plates ; 22cm.
Sydney Chamber of CommerceWe're in business1968Fair$1096 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Cameron, J.M.R.Western Australian readings. 2nd ed. 1977Poor$8232 p. Corner cut off cover.
Mudie, IanThe wreck of the Admella / Ian Mudie ; adapted by Margaret MacPherson1978Very Good$1072 p. : ill., diagr., map ; 18 cm.

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