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  1. `ADVANCE  AUSTRALIA' Communism-Why Not? pub. Melb. nd.194? or.crm. black. & red illus. wrappers. 12mo. pp.108.  Little browned else v/good copy.   Price: $30.00
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  2. ALFORD  F.S. The Greater Illusion. A critical  review  of Australia's fiscal policy. pub. Sydney. 1934 wrappers  8vo. pp.198. fair copy, all intact but silverfish damage. Has not affected text.   Price:  $20.00
     
  3. AMALGAMATED Society Of Carpenters And Joiners Of Australia. Victorian  Section. Rules. Operating from  12th  February, 1940. pub. Melb. nd.1940 or. dk.blu. wps. 16mo. pp.64.   Price: $25.00
     
  4. ANDERSON  HUGH  Out Of The Shadow. The  career  of  John Pascoe  Fawkner.  illus. e/papers frontis.  6  plates  and maps, genealogical tree,  pub. Melb. Cheshire. 1962 1st.ed. or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.238. Fawkner founded four newspapers and was a member of the Victorian Legislative Council. Dustwrapper slightly browned else very good copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  5. ANDERSON  HUGH  Out Of The Shadow. The  career  of  John Pascoe  Fawkner.  illus. e/papers frontis.  6  plates  and maps, genealogical tree,  pub. Melb. Cheshire. 1962 1st.ed. or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.238. Fawkner was a member of the Victorian Legislative Council. Added: 3 page typewritten letter of the history of the property known as Oak Park where Falkner built his home. Presentation copy signed by author. Dustwrapper slightly browned else very good copy.   Price: $45.00
     
  6. AUSTRALIAN COMMUNIST PARTY (VIC) Communist Fighting  Fund. Vic. 1949 Guarantor's Pledge. Catholics, Communism and  The Labor  Rift.  pub.  Melb.  (T.T.  Watson?)  1949  or.illus. blue wps. 8vo. pp.14. Fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  7. BERNAYS  CHARLES  ARROWSMITH   Queensland Politics During Sixty  Years  (1859-1919). illus. with frontis. index, nd.  1919? or. maroon cl. titles lettered in white on spine and front board, 8vo. pp.564. A comprehensive look at the history of Queensland politics to the 1920s Slight fading to spine  otherwise  v/good copy.   Price: $160.00
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  8. BEST ALLEYN The History Of The Municipal Employees Union In Victoria  1885-1985. Foreword by Simon Crean.  illus. with b/w. plates  t/out.  some full page pub. Melb. Federated Municipal and Shire  Council Employee's Union 1986 or.grn. cl. 4to. pp.88.  Presentation copy signed by author 'To Ziggy (Gruzauskas) who did a fantastic job on the photos….' Fine copy.   Price: $40.00
     
  9. BEST ALLEYN The History Of The Municipal Employees Union In Victoria  1885-1985. Foreword by Simon Crean.  illus. with b/w. plates  t/out.  some full page pub. Melb. Federated Municipal and Shire  Council Employee's Union 1986 or. green illustrated card wrappers 4to. pp.88.   Fine copy.   Price: $25.00
     
  10. BIALOGUSKI MICHAEL The Petrov Story. 24 plates pub.  Melb. Heinemann. 1955 1st.ed. or.cl. 8vo. pp.248.  Very good copy in the slightly worn d/w.    Price: $25.00
     
  11. BLAINEY GEOFFREY Gold And Paper. A history of the National Bank  of Australasia. with e/paper maps col. frontis. &  40 full page plates t/out. some col. pub. Melb. Georgian House 1958 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.430. Near fine copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  12. BLAINEY GEOFFREY Gold And Paper. A history of the National Bank  of Australasia. with e/paper maps col. frontis. &  40 full page plates t/out. some col. pub. Melb. Macmillan 1983 Revised Edition or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.354. Near fine copy. Price: $35.00
     
  13. BOEHM  E.A. Prosperity And Depression In  Australia  1887-1897. illus. with 77 tables, 42 charts, appendices, bibliography, index; pub. Lond. Oxford Uni. Press 1971 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.216. sl. chipped d/w. else fine.   Price: $55.00
     
  14. BRAY MARK & MALCOLM RIMMER    Delivering The Goods A History of the NSW Transport Workers Union 1888-1986. illus. with 8 full page b/w. plates index, pub. North Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 1987 or. card wrappers, (paperback), 8vo. pp.298 Very good copy.    Price: $30.00
     
  15. BROWNE FRANK C. They Called Him Billy. A biography of the Rt.  Hon  W.M. Hughes P.C. M.P. with b/w. cartoon illustrations, pub. Syd. Peter Huston, nd. c. 1948 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.222. Very good in the torn & chipped d/w.   Price: $35.00
     
  16. BURGER  ANGLER   Neville Bonner. A  biography.  pub  Melb.  Macmillan  1979  1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo.   pp.170.XVII. Biography Of The First Aborigine In The Australian Federal Parliament. V/fine.  Price: $30.00
     
  17. BURN IAN Exhibition curator. Designed by Michael Davis. Working Art. A survey of art in the Australian Labour Movement in the 1980’s. Project 49, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 24 August to 5 October, 1985 illus. with plates t/out. some col. pub. Sydney, Art Gallery of N.S.W. 1985 or. col. wrappers, cr.4to. oblong pp.96. Fine.   Price: $50.00
     
  18. CAIRNS J.F. Silence Kills. Events leading up to the Vietnam Moratorium on 8 May. Profusely illus. with text plates. pub. Vietnam Moratorium Committee. 1970 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. cr.4to. pp.104. Signed by Jim Cairns fine.   Price: $45.00
     
  19. CAIRNS Dr J.F. Socialism And The ALP. pub. Melb. Victorian Fabian  Society  Pamphlet 8 1963 or. stiff b/w.  card  wrappers cr.12mo. pp.28.  Near fine copy.   Price: $20.00
     
  20. CAIRNS JIM   Vietnam: Scorched Earth Reborn profusely illus. with b/w. plates t/out. some full page pub. Melbourne Widescope 1976 or. card wrappers, (paperback), 4to. pp.VIII.72. After many years of intense study of Asian history he emerged as a leading opponent of the Vietnam war and published many books on the issue. As a member of the Australian parliament he visited South Vietnam during the war and later, as a Minister in the Australian Government, visited North Vietnam. Previous owner's name to f/free e/paper. Very good copy.    Price: $25.00
     
  21. CAIRNS  JIM  Human Growth. Its Source.. and  Potential. pub. Melb. nd.198-? p/b. 8vo. pp.184. Fully signed by  Jim Cairns.   Price: $45.00
     
  22. CALWELL  A.A.  Be  Just  And  Fear  Not.  Several   plates throughout. pub. Melb. Lloyd O'Neil. 1972 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.274.XXX.  Fine.   Price: $30.00
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  23. CALWELL  A.A.  Labor's Role In Modern Society.  Former Labor leader. published  Melbourne Lansdowne. 1965 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.192.XIV. a fine copy in d/w.   Price: $35.00
     
  24. CALWELL  A.A.  Labor's Role In Modern Society.  pub.  Melb. Lansdowne. 1965 Revised Edition or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.192.XIV. Fine. Price: $35.00
     
  25. CAMPBELL  ERIC  The Rallying Point. My story of  the  New Guard.  illus.  with 5 full page plates t/out.  pub.  Melb. M.U.P. 1965 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.184. Campbell was one of the leaders of the anti-communist group and this vindication casts light on its membership, its widespread strength, its appeal, its organisation and its decline. Previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, otherwise fine.   Price: $40.00
     
  26. CAMPBELL E.W. History Of The Australian Labor Movement. A Marxist Interpretation. pub. Syd. Current Book Distributors 1945 or. beige & blu. wps. 8vo. pp.160. fine, paper yellowed.   Price: $30.00
     
  27. CAMPBELL  E.W. The 60 Rich Families Who Own Australia. We  live in the era of monopoly. pub. Syd. Current Books 1963 or.yell.wps. 12mo. pp.288. 10/- on front wrapper, near fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  28. CANBERRA  And The New Parliament House. illus. with b/w.  & col. plates t/out. some full page pub. Syd. Lansdowne  1983 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 4to. pp.112.   Price: $30.00
     
  29. CANBERRA LISTENER'S GUIDE TO Many text illus.  throughout. published Melbourne Herald 1947. illus. wrappers. 8vo. pp.64. fine copy.   Price: $15.00
     
  30. CANNON  MICHAEL  That Damned Democrat.  John  Norton,  an Australian  populist, 1858 - 1916.  illus.  with  9  plates,  text  illus. throughout, notes, bibliography, index;  pub.  Melb. M.U.P. 1981 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w. 8vo. pp.178. Life of a radical member of the New South Wales parliament and proprietor of The Truth newspaper. Gives entertaining examples of the type of journalism, which made Norton idolized by large sections of the working class but hated and feared by most conventional people.   Price: $30.00
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  31. CASEY MAIE An Australian Story 1837 - 1907. Story of four generations  of  Australian families. text illus.  by  the author. pub. London 1964 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.194. Near fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  32. CASEY  MAIE Tides & Eddies. illus. with 18  plates  pub. London 1966 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.214. Lady Casey relates her experiences from 1914 to the date of publication in such places as Cologne after the first world war, London, Canberra, Washington as the wife of Australia's head of a diplomatic mission during world war two, the Middle East, Calcutta and Bengal. Slightly chipped d/w. else fine.   Price: $30.00
     
  33. CASEY LORD Australian Father And Son. 21 illus. 5 maps  & diagrams.  pub.  London,  Collins 1966  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.188. Lord Casey, Governor General Of Australia, Tells The Story Of The Lives Of Two Men, A Young Doctor Who Immigrated From England To Australia In 1833 And His Eldest Son, The Author's Father, Who Was Born In Tasmania In 1846. v/good in slightly chipped d/w. signed by one of the Caseys, Ann?   Price: $40.00
     
  34. CASEY LORD Australian Father And Son. 21 illus. 5 maps  & diagrams.  pub.  London,  Collins 1966  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.188. Lord Casey, Governor General Of Australia, Tells The Story Of The Lives Of Two Men, A Young Doctor Who Immigrated From England To Australia In 1833 And His Eldest Son, The Author's Father, Who Was Born In Tasmania In 1846. Small cut to front free e/paper else v/good.   Price: $30.00
     
  35.  COCKBURN STEWART   Playford, Benevolent Despot illus. with numerous  b/w. plates  t/out. notes and index.   pub. Adelaide, Axiom Publishing, or.cl. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.378 The biography of a South Australian Premier (1938 to 1965), eclipsing all records for political leadership in the British Commonwealth, Sir Thomas Playford presided over an unprecedented period of economic growth. Very fine.     Price: $40.00.
     
  36. COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA In The Second World War. Outline of the Bank's principle wartime activities from the outbreak  of war in September, 1939, to the termination  of hostilities in September, 1945. illus. with frontis. (dwg.) roll of honour and index pub. Syd. John Sands 1947 or. half calf 8vo. pp.330. Signed by Deputy Director Commonwealth Loans & National Savings Organisation, with accompanying impressed stamp. Shelf wear to spine else a very good copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  37. COMMONWEALTH  OF AUSTRALIA The Acts Of The  Parliament  Of The  Commonwealth  Of Australia. Passed in the  Session  of 1901-2-3-5 Being the First Session of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth: To which is Prefixed The  Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act. (63 & 64 Vic., Ch. 12) with  indexes. Vol.I., Vol.III. & Vol.IV. (3 vols.) pub. Vic. 1903-4-6 or. dk.blu.cl. cr.4to. pp.488, 204, 226. bds. little warped otherwise v/good.   Price:  $150.00
     
  38. COOCH ALEX The State Savings Bank Of Victoria. Its  place in  the history of Victoria. illus. with frontis. 21  full page plates t/out. & 3 maps pub. Melb. Macmillan & Co  1934 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XXIX.202. some flecking to page edges, foxing and browning to endpapers and half-title page, else very good in price clipped dustwrapper.   Price: $50.00
     
  39. COWAN  PETER  A  Unique Position. A  biography  of  Edith Dircksey   Cowan  1861-1932.  First  woman  member  of   an Australian Parliament elected as the member for West Perth 1921-24. illus. with frontis. & 20 full page plates t/out. pub. Perth Uni. of W.A. Press 1978 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.298. Fine copy.    Price: $40.00
     
  40. CORCORAN  PAUL  E . Political Language  And  Rhetoric.  pub. Queensland,  University of Queensland Press. 1979. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.216.IX. Fine copy.  Price: $30.00
     
  41. CRADDOCK  TREVOR & MAURICE CAVANOUGH 125 Years. The  Story Of  The State Savings Bank Of Victoria  1842-1966 illus. with  b/w.  text plates t/out. pub. Melb.  1967 or.cl. d/w. 4to. pp.62. Published to mark the 125th Anniversary of the Opening of the Bank. Near fine copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  42. CRISP  L.F. Ben Chifley. A biography. Frontis. 12  plates. pub. Melb. Longmans. nd. 1960. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.428.XXV.  Biography of Australian wartime Prime Minister and Labour Party politician, d/w. worn, torn else v/good.   Price: $45.00
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  43. CRISP L.F. The Australian Federal Labour Party  1901-1951. pub.   Lond.  Longmans  1955  1st.ed.  or.cl.   d/w.   8vo. pp.VIII.342. d/w. chipped & closed tears otherwise very good.   Price:  $35.00
     
  44. CROCKER   WALTER   Sir Thomas Playford. A Portrait illus. with 6 full page plates t/out. pub. Melbourne University Press, 1983 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.200. Liberal Premier of South Australia for twenty-seven years from 1938 to 1965, the longest premiership of any Australian state premier. Slight foxing to rear e/papers otherwise near fine.   Price: $30.00
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  45. DALZIEL ALLAN  Evatt The Enigma. illus. with Four pages of b/w plates. pub. Melbourne. Lansdowne Press. 1967 1st ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.X,186. The author was Doc Evatt's secretary for twenty years and takes a different approach to his subject, regarding h im as a complex and misunderstood democrat, and drawing a fresh picture of his part in the Labor split. He gives a distinctive view of Santamaria and "The Movement" also. Fine in the sl. chipped d/w.     Price: $35.00
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  46. DEAKIN ALFRED The Federal Story. The Inner History of  the Fedral  Cause 1880-1900. pub. Melb. 1944 or.cl. d/w.  8vo. pp.170. Alfred Deakin (1856-1919) was an Australian lawyer, journalist and politician, and was Prime Minister of Australia three times, from 1903 to 1904, 1905 to 1908, and 1909 to 1910. Fine.   Price: $40.00
     
  47. DEAKIN ALFRED The Crisis In Victorian Politics, 1879-1881. A Personal Retrospect. with e/paper maps, frontis. & 3 full page  plates  t/out.  pub. Melb. M.U.P.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.XVI.94. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  48. DOWSING IRENE Curtin Of Australia. illus. with 5 full page plates t/out. pub. Melbourne Acacia Press 1969 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XII.176. Slightly shelf worn else near fine.  Price: $35.00
     
  49. EDWARDS  CECIL  Bruce Of Melbourne. Man  of  Two  Worlds. Frontis. many illus. throughout pub. London, Heinemann 1965 1st ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.476.XL. v/fine. $35.00
     
  50. EGGLESTON F.W. Reflections Of An Australian Liberal. pub. Melb.  F.W.  Cheshire. 1953 or.cl.  d/w.  8vo.  pp.IV.302. Victorian politician, federal public servant and Australian diplomat, Eggleston reflects on "liberalism" as he experienced it, as a source of stability and equity, historically and current; a view, he concedes, both provocative and contentious. Gift inscription to f/free e/paper, otherwise v/good.   Price: $35.00
     
  51. ELLIS U.R. New Australian States. illus. with 3 maps  published Sydney Endeavour Press 1933 1st.ed. or.cl. 8vo. pp.XVI.272. Inscription to past down e/paper, some foxing else very good.   Price: $45.00
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  52. ELLIS  ULRICH A History Of The Australian Country Party. Illus.  with 40 plates pub. Melb. Melb.  University  Press. 1963 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.358. fine.    Price: $55.00
     
  53. FABIAN SOCIETY    Towards A Socialist Australia. Pamphlet No.9 pub. N.S.W. Fabian Society 1948 or. grey and black wrappers, 8vo. pp.32. Fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  54. FITZPATRICK BRIAN A Short History Of The Australian  Labor Movement.  pub. Melb. Rawson's Bookshop 1940 1st. ed. or.illus. wrappers 16mo. pp.182,2 advts. Very fine. Price: $35.00
     
  55. FITZPATRICK BRIAN A Short History Of The Australian  Labor Movement.  pub. Melb. Rawson's Bookshop 1944 New Enlarged Edition; or.illus.wps. 16mo. pp.221. Near fine copy.   Price: $25.00 
     
  56. FITZPATRICK BRIAN The British Empire In Australia An economic history 1834-1939 pub. Melbourne University Press. 1941 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.530. Almost fine copy in chipped d/w.   Price: $40.00
     
  57. FITZPATRICK BRIAN The Rich Get Richer. Facts on the Growth of  Monopoly in the Economic Structure of Australia  Before and  During  the War. pub. Melb. Rawson's  book  Shop  1944 or. pink  &  crm.  illus. blk.ltg. wps.  12mo.  pp.56.  some underlining approx. part of six pages otherwise fine.   Price:  $20.00
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  58. FOENANDER  O. de R. Industrial Regulation In  Australia.  A study of awards, method of remuneration fixation, and the status of trade unions under the Australian regulative system. pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1947 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XVI.323. d/w. sunned & torn otherwise very good.   Price:  $35.00
     
  59. FOOTT  BETHIA  Dismissal Of A Premier. (The  Philip  Game Papers).  Dismissal  of  Mr. J.T. Lang  as  Premier  1932. illus.  with  frontis.  4 full page  plates.  pub.  Sydney, Morgan  Pub.  1968  1st.ed. or.cl.  d/w.  8vo.  pp.224.XXI. Previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, else v/fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  60. FOSTER  LEONIE  High Hopes. The Men and  Motives  of  the Australian  Round  Table. illus. with 12 full  page  plates t/out.  pub.  Melb. M.U.P. 1986 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.XVIII.294.  Little sunned to spine else v/good.   Price: $30.00
     
  61. FREUDENBERG  GRAHAM A Certain Grandeur. Gough Whitlam in Politics.  pub.  Melb. Macmillan 1977 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w. 8vo. pp.430. Author was speech writer for the Australian Prime Minister. Fine.    Price: $35.00
     
  62. GALE JOHN Canberra. History of and Legends Relating to the Federal Capital Territory of the Commonwealth of Australia. Together with Pen Pictures of some of its Beauty Spots; its Flora, Fauna, Mineral and Other Resources. Appendix Lake George Its Discovery and Phenomena and its Interesting Happenings. illus. with frontis. & 14 full-page plates t/out. maps, or. grey/green flecked cl. 12mo. pp.162. Very good copy.   Price: $85.00
     
  63. GALLOWAY WILLIAM JOHNSON MP  Advanced Australia A Short Account of Australia on the Eve of Federation pub. London Methuen 1899 or. red cloth cr.8vo. pages uncut; pp.X.196.40 publisher's catalogue. Some scatted foxing else very good.   Price: $50.00
     
  64. GARRAN Sir ROBERT RANDOLPH GCMG, QC Prosper the Commonwealth illus. with frontis. & 16 full page plates t/out. pub. Sydney: Angus and Robertson: 1958 1st. ed. or. green cl. roy.8vo. pp.444. Dustwrapper little chipped otherwise very good. Sir Robert Garran (1867-1957) part of the shaping of Australia: Federation, the constitution and his years as an eminent legal authority - AG and Solicitor-General to governments. His years then included WW1, the 1919 Peace Conference, the Dominions and WW2 & the UN. It is also a warm personal story; remembering his father, an early editor of the Sydney Morning Herald, the family home in Phillip Street, Sydney, and the family cow grazing in the Domain. Fine copy.   Price: $55.00
     
  65. GIBLIN L.F. The Growth Of A Central Bank. The development of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, 1924-1945. illus. with 7 graphs &  tables. pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1951 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w.  8vo. pp.364.  Traces the development of The Commonwealth Bank from 1924, when it was almost solely a trading bank, until it achieved full status as a central bank, in fact and in law, In 1945. Dustwrapper little chipped otherwise very good.    Price: $45.00
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  66. GIBB  D. The Making Of `White Australia.'  pub.  Melb. Vic. Historical Assoc. 1973 or. lt.grn.wps. 8vo. pp.136.    Price: $20.00
     
  67. GIBSON RALPH Socialist Melbourne pub. Melbourne International Bookshop 1951 original stapled wrappers 8vo. pp.44. Complimentary signed copy from author. Fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  68. GLYNN PATRICK McMAHON    Patrick McMahon Glynn : Letters to His Family (1874-1927). Edited by Gerald Glynn O'Collins. illus. with 12 b/w. plates, pub. Melbourne, Polding Press, 1974. or. illus, wrappers, XIV,220 8vo.  Collection of letters of one of the 'Founding Fathers' of Federation, and a prominent figure in Australian politics. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  69. GOLLAN  ROBIN The Commonwealth Bank Of Australia.  Origins and Early History. pub. Canberra A.N.U. Press 1968  1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.VIII.180. previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, else fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  70. GORDON MAX Sir Isaac Isaacs 1855-1948. A Life of  Service. First   Australian-born   Governor-General.   with   illus. e/papers  & 5 full page plates t/out. pub. Adel.  Heinemann 1963 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.228. Biography of politician, High Court Judge and the first Australian born Governor General. Fine.    Price: $35.00
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  71. GOUGH SYRUP   An anthology of the years best cartoons. Being a universal panacea for the nation's ills, comprising one part each of the following: Petty, Molnar, Taznner, Rigby, Weg, Collette, King, Eyre, Jnr, Sharp. illus. with cartoons t/out. pub. Melbourne 1967 or. b/w. wrappers 8vo.obl. pp.92..    Price: $25.00.. Convert Currency
     
  72. GREEN FRANK C. Servant Of The House. Clerk of the House of Representatives 1937-1955. pub. Lond. & Melb. Heinemann 1969 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.174.  Presentation copy signed by author. Gift inscription to f/free e/paper, else v/good.   Price: $35.00
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  73. GREY ANTHONY - The Prime Minister Was a Spy. illus. with 6 full page plates t/out. pub. Lond. Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1983 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.232. fine.    Price: $35.00
     
  74. GROSS ALAN Charles Joseph Latrobe. Superintendent of  the Port  Phillip District 1839 - 1851. Lieutenant Governor  of Victoria 1851-1854. illus. with frontis. 11  plates.  pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1956 1st.ed. or.red cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.157. Gift inscription to f/free e/paper, else near fine.   Price: $30.00
     
  75. GUNN  DOROTHY  RUTHA Light That Shone.  A  portrait  of J.A.L. Gunn. Biography of a taxation expert. illus.  with frontis. plates throughout, pub. Brisbane, Jacaranda  Press 1964 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.116. Slight ripple in some pages else very good copy.   Price: $25.00
     
  76. HAGUE R.M. Sir John Jeffcott. Portrait of a Colonial Judge. illus. with frontis. (portrait) pub. Melbourne University Press, 1963 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.132. Biography of the first judge appointed to the Supreme Court of South Australia. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  77. HASLUCK  ALEXANDRA Remembered with Affection. Lady  Broome's `Letters To Guy' with a note and a short life by  Alexandra Hasluck (Everyday life as Governor's wife in the early days of Western Australia). with frontis. & several text  illus. 1963 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.138. F/free e/paper cut, faded to spine dustwrapper, else very good copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  78. HASLUCK  ALEXANDRA   Portrait In A Mirror  illus. with numerous  b/w. plates  t/out. Index,   pub. Melbourne,  Oxford University Press C. 1980 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.vii.330 Fine copy.     Price: $30.00
     
  79. HASLUCK   PAUL   Diplomatic  Witness. Australian Foreign Affairs  1941-1947.  First  hand account  of  the  author's experiences  as an officer of the Australian Department  of External  Affairs,  from 1941-1947. pub. Melb.  M.U.P.  1980 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.306.    Price: $25.00
     
  80. HASLUCK  PAUL  Workshop Of Security. pub.  Melb.  Cheshire 1948 1st.ed. or.cl. 8vo. pp.182.XIV. fine.    Price: $20.00
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  81. HAYDEN BILL The Implications Of Democratic Socialism. pub. Melb. nd. Victorian Fabian Society Pamphlet 16 or. maroon & white stiff card wps. cr.12mo. pp.28.   Price: $15.00
     
  82. HILLIER LEW Meet The Ship Painters & Dockers profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page pub. Melbourne Lew Hillier 1981 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.160. Some of the chief characters, struggles, and achievements; Fine copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  83. HOGAN  E.J.   What's  Wrong  With  Australia?   Premier  of Victoria, 1927-28 and 1930-32. Documented analysis of the Communist  menace in Australia. pub. Melb. by  author  1953 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.187. Very good copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  84. HOGAN  E.J.   Facts Everyone Should Know  About  Communism. pub. Melb. by author 1958 or.crm.wps. 8vo. pp.68. The author was a former Premier of Victoria. Signature on f/wp. otherwise v/good copy.   Price: $20.00
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  85. HOLMAN  ADA A. Memoirs Of A Premier's Wife. Mr.  W.  A. Holman  K.C.  was  Premier of NSW. pub.  Sydney,  Angus  & Robertson 1948 or.dk.blu.cl. 8vo. pp.194.XVII.  Slightly rubbed to board fore-edges else very good copy.  Price: $40.00
     
  86. HOLMES  J MACDONALD The Geographical Basis Of Government. Specially applied to N.S.W. 1 folding table 6 folding  maps pub.  Sydney,  Angus & Robertson  1944  or.cl. d/w.  sm.4to. pp.168. Relationship between government and geography. Fine in sl. torn, chipped d/w.   Price: $35.00
     
  87. HOLT  HENRY  E.   An  Energetic  Colonist.  A  biographical account  of  the activities of late Hon  Thomas  Holt  MLC. illus. with 16 full page plates t/out. pub. Melb.  Hawthorn Press 1972 1st.ed. or.cl. roy.8vo. pp.202.  "Thomas Holt was an extremely active settler who found plenty of scope in the Sydney of the 1850's. His interests stemmed from speculation of pastoral properties and extended to, a founding role in the AMP Society, a premature encouragement of railway building by private enterprise, selective breeding of sheep and the culture of oysters, for which Sydney is today renowned." Fine.   Price: $40.00
     
  88. HOLT  DAME  ZARA  My Life  And  Harry.  Illus.  e/papers, numerous plates throughout pub. Melb. Herald & Weekly Times 1968 1st.ed. or.cl. 8vo. pp.256.XXV. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  89. HORNE  DONALD  Time Of Hope. Australia  1966-72.  illus. with  several  plates  throughout,  pub.  Sydney,  Angus  & Robertson 1980 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.186. Traces the political movements that emerged after Menzies's retirement in 1966. It covers the permissive society, youth power, protest movements, reactions against consumerism, the rise of the 'New Middle Class.' Fine copy.  Price: $30.00
     
  90. HOYLE A. R. King O'Malley - The American Bounder. illus. with b/w. full page plates t/out. index. pub. South Melbourne Macmillan, 1981 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.186. Legends and mystery surround his name and are unravelled here by the author: was he Canadian or American; did he found the Waterlily Rockbound Church; did he live in a cave in Queensland for two years being nursed by an Aboriginal? His love of storytelling led to many such beliefs. The author has built a lively and fascinating biography of one of our most colourful and enigmatic politicians. Fine copy.   Price $30.00
     
  91. HUGHES WILLIAM MORRIS The Price Of Peace. pub. Syd.  under the  auspices  of `The Defence of Australia  League.'  1934 or. grey  wps.  8vo pp.102. Wrappers sunned  little  chipped  to spine (worn) Otherwise good copy.   Price: $40.00
     
  92. HUGHES W.M. Policies And Potentates.  pub. Sydney, Angus & Robertson 1950 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.252.XXV. Dustwrapper chipped top of spine, (lacks piece) closed tear down spine, previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, else very good copy.    Price: $35.00
     
  93. HUGHES  W.M. Crusts And Crusades. Tales of  Bygone  Days. pub.  Sydney,  Angus & Robertson 1947 1st. ed. or.cl.  8vo. pp.238. Dustwrapper sliglty chipped at spine, name to f/free e/paper else near fine.   Price: $35.00
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  94. JAENSCH DEAN & JOAN BULLOCK Liberals In Limbo. Non-Labor Politics in South Australia 1970 - 1978. Illus. with several text cartoons throughout. pub. Melb. Drummond 1978 p/b. 8vo. pp.222. fine.   Price: $20.00
     
  95. JOYCE R B Samuel Walker Griffith illus. with 32  b/w. plates  t/out.  some full page, pub. Brisbane. Queensland University Press. 1984. or.cl. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.456 Biography of the 1st Chief Justice of the Australian High Court & former premier of Queensland. Principal of the Australian Constitution. Fine copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  96. KELLY VINCE A Man Of The People.  From  Boilermaker  to Governor-General.  A  biography of Sir William  Mc.Kell  illus. with full page plates t/out. pub.  Syd.  1971  1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.236. Very slightly chipped d/w., previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, otherwise near fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  97. KELLY PAUL The Unmaking Of Gough. A blow-by-blow  account of  the  rise of Malcolm Fraser, written  without  fear  of favour.  pub. Syd. Angus & Robertson 1976  illus.wps.  8vo. pp.362. Paul Kelly was a member of the Canberra Press Gallery. Tells the extraordinary and compelling double story of Whitlam's self-destruction and Fraser's manoeuvrings to power. Some fading to spine else v/good.   Price: $25.00
     
  98. KERR JOHN Matters For Judgment. An autobiography. Illus. with several plates throughout. pub. Melb. Macmillan 1978 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.468.XXVI. Traces the complete story of the events leading to the dismissal of the Australian Labour Government. v/fine.   Price: $30.00
     
  99. KIERNAN COLM Calwell. A Personal and Political Biography. illus. with 18 text plates. pub. Melb. Nelson 1978 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.310.XII. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  100. KILLEN  P.J. Inside Australian Politics. illus.  with 16 full  page  plates t/out. pub. Syd.  Methuen  1985  1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.356.   Price: $30.00
     
  101. KNIGHT  RUTH Illiberal Liberal. Robert Lowe in New  South Wales,  1842-1850.  Illus. with Frontis.  8  plates  pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1966 1st.ed. 8vo. pp.300.VII. v/fine.    Price: $35.00
     
  102. KNOX RUSSELL Compiler. National Government. The  Churchill Way. pamphlet on electoral reform, illus. with several col. dgms. & 6 line dwgs. pub. Adel. nd.193-? or. red & crm.wps. 8vo. pp.48.    Price: $25.00
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  103. LANG  J.T. Why I Fight! pub. Syd. The Labor  Daily  Ltd. 1934  or. orange cl. 12mo. pp.352. Slight fading to spine and lower rear board,  some text underlined otherwise good copy.   Price: $45.00
     
  104. LANG J.T. Communism In Australia. A complete exposure. pub. Syd. 'Century' Pub. nd.194-? or.wps. 12mo. pp.142. Cover price 2/-. Dangers of Communism to Australia. Spot  to front wrapper otherwise fine. Price: $35.00
     
  105. LANG J.T.  I Remember. pub. Sydney, Invincible Press nd. 1st. Aust. ed. 1956 or. red cl. sm.4to. pp.LXXV.234. Autobiography of a controversial New South Wales Labor Premier, Very good copy, neat small name to f/free e/paper.   Price: $55.00
     
  106. LANG J.T. The Great Bust! The Depression of the  Thirties. illus. with frontis. & 8 full page plates t/out. pub.  Syd. Angus & Robertson 1962 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.418. Fine copy.   Price: $55.00
     
  107. LA NAUZE J.A. Alfred Deakin. A Biography. 2 vols. illus. with  2  plates.  pub. Melbourne  M.U.P.  1965  1st.ed.  or.cl. lge.8vo. pp.695. fine copies.    Price: $75.00
     
  108. LAWSON  ROBERT S. Sir Harry Lawson. Premier  and  Senator. illus.  with 8 full page plates t/out. pub.  Melb.  Mullaya Pub. 1976 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.94. Premier of Victoria from 1918-1924. Fine copy. Price: $40.00
     
  109. LEMON ANDREW    The Young Man From Home. James Balfour 1830-1913. illus. with b/w. plates pub. Melbourne University Press Carton Victoria 1982 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.184. Biography of the Victorian politician, businessman, newspaper proprietor, pastoralist and Presbyterian layman.    Price: $30.00

     

  110. LLOYD CLEM & ANDREW CLARKE Kerr's King Hit! The  dismissal of Gough Whitlam published Melbourne Cassell 1976 p/b. 8vo. pp.270. Little browned else very good.   Price: $25.00
     
  111. LUNCHEON   MENU  To  The  Honourable  Lyndon  B.  Johnson President  of  the United States of America, and Mrs. Johnston, Given by The Prime Minister, The Right Honourable Harold Holt, M.P. and Mrs. Holt on behalf of The  Government of Australia. Parliament House Canberra 21st October, 1966. illus.  with one plate and dec. edge to f/page printed  in 1966 or.red calf bound covers with gilt crest &  decorations to f/bd. 4to. pp.8. Fine.   Price: $150.00
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  112. LYNE CHARLES E. Life Of Sir Henry Parkes G.C.M.G. Australian Statesman. illus. with frontis. & 7 full page plates t/out. 2 facsimile letters; pub. London. T Fisher Unwin. 1897 1st. ed. or. dark blue cl. gilt lettering to spine, 8vo. pp.XVI.572. Biography of 19C New South Wales Premier. Slight rubbing top of spine else very good copy.   Price: $200.00 
     
  113. LYONS DAME ENID So We Take Comfort. Autobiography. illus. with  frontis.  25  plates.  pub.  London,  Heinemann  1965 1st.ed. or. green cloth 8vo. pp.284.XXXVII. v/good copy in chipped d/w. previous owner's name to f/free e/paper.   Price: $40.00
     
  114. LYONS  DAME  ENID Among The Carrion  Crows.  Note.  First woman  to  enter  Australian Parliament. illus. with 17 plates. pub. Adelaide, Rigby 1972 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w.  8vo. pp.184. lightly faded spine else v/fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  115. LYONS ENID The Old Haggis. Selection of articles. illus. with text dwgs. by Allan Langoulant pub. Melb. Heinemann 1969 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.182.   Price: $35.00
     
  116. McCLELLAND   JIM    Stirring  The  Possum.    A   Political Autobiography.  illus. with frontis. & 16 full page  plates t/out.  pub.  Melb. Viking 1988 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.262. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  117. McKINLAY  BRIAN  A Documentary History Of  The  Australian  Labor  Movement 1850 - 1975. illus. with numerous text illus. throughout. pub. Melb. Drummond 1979 1st.ed.  or.cl. d/w. lge.8vo. pp.778. Little faded to spine else near fine.   Price: $45.00
     
  118. McLACHLAN  A.J. McLachlan: An F.A.Q. Australian  Story  of South Australian who became Commonwealth Senator and Attorney  General.  illus. with frontis. & 9 plates  pub.  Adel. Lothian Pub. 1948 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.280. Very good in the torn d/w.    Price: $35.00
     
  119. McMAHON WILLIAM The Wit And Wisdom Of William McMahon. A selection  of  the words and thoughts of our  leader.  pub. Melb. Nelson 1972 p/b. 12mo. pp.122. Fine.   Price: $20.00
     
  120. McMANUS  FRANK The Tumult And The Shouting. illus. with several  plates  throughout.  pub.  Adelaide,  Rigby   1977 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w. 8vo. pp.205.XXXIV.  Appendix,  index. Autobiography by one of the men at the centre of the Labour Party split in 1955 and the creation of the DLP. Near fine copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  121. MANDER A.E. Our Sham Democracy. How To Make it Real.  pub. Melb.  Unpopular Pamphlets No.1 1943 1st.ed. or.dk.blu.  grey  & red letterg, wps. 12mo. pp.76.  Slightly browned else fine.  Price: $30.00
     
  122. MANDER   A.E.  Public  Enemy  The   Press.   pub.   Melb. International  Book Shop 1944 or. red & grey  wps.  cr.8vo. pp.94  some  underlining in ink on a  few  pages  otherwise fine.  Price: $20.00
     
  123. MARR  DAVID Barwick. Biography of  Sir  Garfield Barwick.  illus.  with  frontis. & 8 full page plates, appendix, notes, index of cases, pub.  Sydney, George  Allen  & Unwin 1980 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  lge.8vo. pp.X.330. For forty years Sir Garfield Barwick stood at the centre of power in Australia. This is the first detailed account of his life and works. Near fine copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  124. MAYER HENRY (ED.) Labor To Power. Australia's 1972  Election. pub. Sydney, Angus & Robertson 1973. p/b. sm.4to. pp.300. Slightly faded to spine else fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  125. MENZIES SIR ROBERT Afternoon Light. Some Memories of  Men and Events. illus. with frontis. pub. Melb. Cassell 1967 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.384.XVI. fine.   Price: $35.00
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  126. MENZIES  SIR ROBERT The Measure Of The Years. pub. Melb. Cassell   1970  1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo.  pp.300. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
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  127. ROBINSON RAY The Wit Of Sir Robert Menzies. illus. e/papers frontis. many plates throughout. pub. London 1966 1st.ed. sm.8vo. pp.127.  Closed tear to d/w. else fine.   Price: $25.00  Convert Currency
     
  128. MENZIES ROBERT GORDON Speech Is Of Time. Selected speeches and writings. pub. Lond. Cassell & co. 1958 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.246.  Slightly chipped d/w. otherwise v/good.  Price:$35.00
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  129. MENZIES  SIR  ROBERT   Central  Power  In  The   Australian Commonwealth. An examination of the growth of  Commonwealth power in the Australian Federation. pub. Lond. Cassell 1967 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.198. Fine copy.   Price:$35.00
     
  130. METCALF  ALAN In Their Own Right. The Rise to  Power  of Joh's   Nationals.   illus.  with   several   text   plates throughout. pub. Queensland, Uni. of Queensland Press 1984. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.268.X. v/fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  131. MOIR  ALAN & MAC VINES Flo Goes To Canberra. The  Intimate Diary  of  a Kingaroy Housewife. illus.  with  b/w.  plates t/out. text dec. pub. Syd. Angus & Robertson 1981 or.  grey & pink wps. 4to. pp.64. Humorous look at the life of Flo Bjelke Petersen, wife of Sir John and later senator in her own right. Minor foxing to edges, else near fine.   Price: $20.00
     
  132. MOROSI  JUNIE   Sex, Prejudice and  Politics. Introduction by Dr. Jim Cairns. illus.  with numerous  b/w.  plates  t/out. some full  page  pub.  Melb. Widescope Pub. 1975 or. crm. pict. stiff card wps.  cr.8vo. pp.118. Autobiography of Qantas PR woman, later personal secretary to Dr Jim Cairns, causing huge sex scandals. This is her own story.   Price: $20.00
     
  133. MUIRDEN  BRUCE   The  Puzzled Patriots .The  story  of  the Australian  First Movement. illus. with 4 full page  plates t/out.  pub.  Melb. M.U.P. 1968 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.XIV.200.   Price:$35.00
     
  134. MURPHY D.J.  R.B. Joyce & C.A. Hughes.   Prelude To Power. The Rise of the Labour Party in Queensland 1885-1915. illus. with 16 full page plates throughout pub. Brisbane, Jacaranda Press 1970 1st ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XX.336. very good copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  135. Murphy D.J.  Queensland 1889-1965. The Big Strikes illus. with bw plates and drawings. pub. University of Queensland Press. St Lucia, QLD. 1983. or.cl. d/w.  8vo. pp.304. Traces the influential strikes of 1889 to 1965 which shaped Queensland's labour history. Fine.   Price: $40.00
     
  136. MURRAY ROBERT The Split. Australian Labor in the  Fifties. pub.  Melb.  Cheshire  1970 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  roy.8vo. pp.VI.388.  The Labor split of the 1950s changed the whole shape of Australian politics, but until now it has been clouded by myths and the emotions of the opposing factions. Near fine copy. Price: $35.00
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  137. NAIRN  BEDE The `Big Fella' Jack Lang and  the  Australian Labor  Party  1891-1949.  illus. with 8  full  page  plates t/out. pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1986 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w.  roy.8vo. pp.XIV.370.  Biography of former Premier of New South Wales. Fine.  Price: $45.00
     
  138. NATIONAL  VIGILANCE  COMMITTEE of the  Waterside Worker's Federation.  Authorized by P.J. Gleeson Communism On The Waterfront.  The   Story  of  Political   Gangsterism   on Australia's Waterfront.  illus. with  text  portraits  one plate & one cartoon. pub. Melb. nd.195-? or.illus.wps. 8vo. pp.32. Price: $25.00 
     
  139. NEAL  DAVID The Rule Of Law In A Penal Colony.  Law  and Power in  New  South  Wales.  illus.  with  frontis.  &  2 facsimile  pages  of text pub. Melb. Cambridge  Uni.  Press 1991 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.266. Illuminates the important role played by the rule of law in the transformation of NSW from penal colony to free society. Fine copy.  Price: $35.00
     
  140. NEEDHAM   K.L. Charles  Hawker.  Soldier,   Pastoralist, Statesman. illus. with frontis. portrait, & 8 full page plates t/out. pub. Adel. Adelaide: Printed at The Griffin Press 1970 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.X.174. Charles Hawker, touted to be a future Australian Prime Minister, was killed in the 'Kyeema' plane crash on Mount Dandenong in 1938. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  141. OAKES  LAURIE Richard Farmer, Mungo MacCallum Whitlam And Frost. The full Text of Their TV Conversations Plus Exclusive New Interviews. illus. with cartoons through the text; pub. London Sundial Books 1974 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.176. Slightly faded to spine else near fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  142. OAKES  LAURIE Crash Through Or Crash. The Unmaking  of  a Prime  Minister. Political events of 1975. pub. Melbourne  1976 p/b. 8vo. pp.296.  Pages little browned else near fine.   Price: $20.00
     
  143. O'BRIEN  PATRICK The Saviours. An Intellectual History  of the  Left  in Australia. pub. Melb.  Drummond  Pub.  1977 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.222.  d/w. sunned to  spine, short closed tear otherwise very good.   Price: $35.00
     
  144. ORMONDE  PAUL  The  Movement.  This body of Catholics, acting with the moral and financial support of their bishops, secretly operated in one of the country's largest political parties and most of the country's major industrial unions. This is the first time that the Movement's history and the conflicts within the Catholic Church have been so fully documented. pub.   Melb.  Nelson  1972  1st.ed.   or.cl.   d/w.   8vo. pp.198.XVII. Fine copy.   Price: $30.00
     
  145. OWEN W. F. L. Philp, R. F. B. & Ligertwood, G. C. (Commissioners). Report Of The Royal Commission On Espionage. Sydney: Commonwealth of Australia, 1955. Full report of the inquiry stimulated by the Petrov affair in Australia in the 1950s. An important document in the history of Australia's involvement in the Cold War. or. light blue, cloth backed wrappers roy.8vo. pp.484 Very good copy.   Price: $55.00
     
  146. PAGE EARLE With An Introduction By Moorhouse, Frank    Earle Page Prime Minister of Australia 1939 index, pub. Melbourne Black Inc. 2001 or. card wrappers, (paperback), 8vo. pp.508. Fine.    Price: $30.00
     
  147. PALFREEMAN A.C. The Administration Of The White  Australia Policy. With appendix, selected source material, index;  pub.  Melb. M.U.P. 1967 1st.ed. or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.184. Slightly faded to d/w. at spine else fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  148. PAO CHUN-JIEN (Consul-General for the Republic of  China). A  Century  Of  Sino-Australian Relations.  illus.  with  9 plates pub. Syd. 1938 To commemorate the 150th  Anniversary of  the Foundation of Australia as a Great Nation,  and  to enhance  a closer Sino-Australian relationship.  or.  beige dec.wps. 8vo. pp.64. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  149. PATERSON FRED  Speeches In Parliament illus. with one plate (portrait) pub. Sydney The Communist Party Of Australia, c.1945 original cream/blue illus. stapled wrappers 8vo. pp.32. Printed on wartime butcher's paper. Speeches of Fred Paterson, MLA for Bowen (Queensland) member of the Communist Party. Rear page of wrapper slight insect marks spotting else very good. Price: $30.00
     
  150. PENTON BRIAN   Think - Or Be Damned A subversive note on national pride, patriotism, and other forms of respectable ostrichism practised in Australia. pub. Sydney; Angus & Robertson 1941, or. plain text dustwrapper, red and white background with black writing on the front panel 12mo. pp.92. written early in World War II about what it is to be Australian.  Slightly chipped top of spine else very good.   Price: $25.00
     
  151. PHILLIPS HARRY.C.J   The Voice Of Edith Cowan. Australia’s First Woman Parliamentarian 1921-1924. Speeches, biog. pub. Churchlands, Edith Cowan Uni. 1996 or. white illus., stiff card wrappers, 4to. pp.206. Fine copy.   Price: $40.00
     
  152. POWELL  ALAN  Patrician Democrat. The Political  Life  of Charles Cowper 1843-1870. First Premier of  New  South Wales after the colony gained independence. illus. with frontis. & 4 full page plates t/out. pub. Melbourne M.U.P. 1977 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.VII.192.  Fine copy.   Price: $35.00
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  153. RAWLING J.N. Who Owns Australia? illus. with 3 text plates 3  diagrams one dble. page pub. Syd. Union Printing  Trades (The Forward Press) 1939 4th ed. or.illus.wps. 8vo. pp.72. Very good copy.   Price: $25.00
     
  154. REID ALAN The Whitlam Venture. illus. with many full page plates throughout. pub. Melb. Hill of Content. 1976 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.466.XVIII. v/fine.   Price:  $35.00
     
  155. REPORT Of The Commonwealth Immigration Advisory Committee. Presented 27th February 1946. Foreword by Arthur A. Calwell. pub. Canberra 1946 wrappers 8vo. pp.50. Original Australian stamps postmarked & adhered to rear wrapper, Ink writing to front wrapper else near fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  156. REPORT  Of The Royal Commission On The  Constitution.  pub. Canberra   H.J. Green Commonwealth   Of   Aust.   1929   or. bds.   lge.8vo. pp.VI.371.XXIII. 1929 government report on the powers of the Commonwealth under the Constitution and the working of the Constitution since Federation, and subsequent recommendations of constitutional changes considered to be desirable. Large chip lower spine, slight w/stain to rear board else v/good.   Price: $45.00
     
  157. RICKARD JOHN H. B. Higgins. The Rebel as Judge. The  maker of  the Harvester Judgment, and pioneer of social  justice. illus. with frontis. & 22 full page plates t/out. pub. Syd. Allen & Unwin 1984 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.X.350. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  158. RICKARD JOHN Class And Politics New South Wales, Victoria and the Early Commonwealth, 1890 to 1910. illus. with Black & white photographs and drawings/cartoons of the period. pub. Canberra Australian University Press 1976 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XV.372. The Labor Movement Itself And The Anti Labour Forces, Those Of Capital, Firmly In The Context Of Australian Society, Its Moves And Its Myths. Dustwrapper slightly faded to spine otherwise fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  159. RITCHIE JOHN Lachlan Macquarie. A Biography illus. with col. frontis. (portrait) 4 full page plates t/out. and family tree, bibl. Index; pub. Melbourne University Press, 1986 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.318. Biography of the governor of the colony of New South Wales from 1810 to 1821. Dustwrapper slightly faded to spine else fine copy.   Price: $60.00
     
  160. RIVETT ROHAN Australian Citizen. Herbert Brookes 1867-1963. illus. with frontis. & 8 full page plates t/out. pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1965 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIII.218. "As spokesman for Australia's infant secondary industries, Brookes defied in defence of liberty a wartime Cabinet threat to imprison him. .." Name to paste-down e/paper else very good in the slightly shelf worn d/w.   Price: $30.00
     
  161. ROBERTS SHIRLEY Charles Hotham. A biography. illus. with frontis.  text plates throughout. pub. Melb.  M.U.P.  1985  1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.202. Hotham was governor of Victoria at the time of the Eureka Stockade, and the historical opinion of his achievements has been coloured by criticism of his handling of that crisis. Prior to taking up a governorship in the colonies he had a career of considerable achievement with the Royal Navy. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  162. ROBINSON  RAY  The  Wit  Of  Sir  Robert  Menzies.  illus. e/papers frontis. many plates throughout. pub. London  1966 1st.ed. sm.8vo. pp.127. fine.   Price:  $20.00
     
  163. ROBSON  L.L.  Ed.  by.  Australian  Commentaries.   Select Articles from the Round Table 1911-1942. pub. Melb.  M.U.P. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XII.222.Fine copy.  Price: $35.00
     
  164. ROSENTHAL NEWMAN Sir Charles Lowe. A biographical memoir. Supreme Court Judge, Royal Commissioner, and Chancellor of Uni. University of Melbourne  1941-1954.  with col. frontis. showing Sir Charles Lowe in robes as Chancellor of the University of Melbourne. &  24  full  page plates t/out. pub. Melb. Robertson & Mullens 1968  1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XVI.216. Note: associated clipping loosely inserted. Presentation copy signed by author to f/free e/paper, Fine copy.   Price: $50.00
     
  165. ROSS  LLOYD John Curtin. A biography. illus. with  8  full page plates t/out. pub. Melb. Macmillan 1977 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XIV.422. Fine copy.   Price: $45.00
     
  166. RUBINS  LESLIE Depression And Its Cure.  The  Gold-Measure Theory. Introduced by E.J. Brady (author of "Australia Unlimited"). pub. Melb. Verona Press nd.1933? or. bds. 8vo. pp.124. One of the unconventional solutions spawned by the Depression experience in the 1930s. Slightly browned to spine, spotting to front cover else very good copy.   Price: $30.00
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  167. RUSSELL FRANK A. Prohibition Does Work. An Australian Investigator's Opinion. pub. Melbourne 1930 or. light blue wrappers 12mo. pp.110.  Wrappers browned at spine else fine copy.   Price: $35.00   Convert Currency
     
  168. SAMUEL PETER (Ed.)  Vietnam Digest. illus. with b/w. text plates t/out. pub. Canberra Peter Samuel, 1969. Number 3, December 1969. Contents inc. My Lai, Tet 1970 US withdrawal – A Japanese view, Ho Chi Minh, The Thought of Ho, Cordon and Search by Geoffrey Fairbairn, VC's little My Lais, How the Vietcong sees the war, South Vietnam political parties by Don Derby, etc. or. red/black wrappers cr.4to. pp.36. Near fine.   Price: $25.00
     
  169. SAVINGS BANK Of South Australia-The. Our Century A History of the First Hundred Years of the Savings Bank of South Australia. 1848-1948. illus. with black and white plates t/out. some full page, portraits, facsimiles, tables, index, pub. South Aust. by board of Trustees, 1948 or. cloth qtr. bound in leather, glt. ltg to spine, cr.4to. pp.142. Very good copy.   Price: $65.00
     
  170. SHANN  EDWARD An Economic History Of Australia. pub.  U.K. Cambridge Uni. Press 1938 Original green cloth, 8vo. pp.XIV.456. The author was Prof. of History and Economics, University of Western Australia. Boards slightly flecked else v/good.   Price: $40.00
     
  171. SHARPLEY CECIL H. The Great Delusion. The Autobiography of an Ex-communist Leader. illus. with frontis. 6 plates  pub. Melb. Heinemann 1952 1st.ed. or. black cl. 8vo. pp.XVI.155. fine.  Price:  $35.00
     
  172. SHARPLEY  CECIL  "I  Was A  Communist  Leader."  Revealing Confessions  of  an Australian Red Leader. illus.  with  15 plates  t/out. pub. Melb. A Melb. Herald  Publication nd. c.1950's or. red wrappers 4to. pp.22. Ink notation on one page, partial split to spine else very good.   Price: $30.00
     
  173. SHELDON GORDON Industrial Siege The Mount Isa Dispute illus. with 10 full page plates t/out. pub. Melbourne. F W Cheshire. 1965. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.208. The story of the most complex and expensive industrial dispute in Australian history beginning in August 1964. It was to last almost eight months, bringing Queensland largest industrial enterprise a standstill. Fine in the slightly shelf worn d/w.   Price: $30.00
     
  174. SHERIDAN JOHN BEAL & John Warren Bakewell. South Australia. The Magistrates' Guide: Containing the Ordinary Procedure, Jurisdiction, and Duties of Special Magistrates and Justices of the Peace relating to Summary Convictions, Minor Offences, Indictable Offences, and Justices' Duties as Coroners; pub. E. Spiller, Adelaide. 1879; or. red cl. glt. ltg. to spine, 8vo,  pp.872.5 of Notanda to the Magistrates guide at rear. A fine copy for its age.   Price: $95.00
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  175. SMEATON  T.H. From Stone Cutter To Premier &  Minister  Of Education. The Story of the Life of Tom Price, a Welsh  Boy who  became an Australian Statesman. illus.  with  frontis. pub.  Adel. Hunkin & King Pub. nd.193-? or.grn.cl.  gilt lettering to front board, no lettering to spine 8vo. pp.244. v/good copy.   Price: $45.00
     
  176. SPENCE  W.GHistory  Of  The  A.W.U.  pub.  Syd.  1961 or.dk.blu. wps. 8vo. pp.126. sunned to spine else fine.   Price: $20.00
     
  177. SPIERINGS  JOHN A Brush With History. The Painter's  Union and  the  Australian  Labour  Movement.  with  frontis.   & profusely  illus.  with plates t/out. of which 6  are  full page  &  col. pub. Melb. Hyland House 1994  1st.ed.  or.cl. d/w. cr.4to. pp.X.186.    Price: $40.00
     
  178. SPRATT ELWYN Eddie Ward. Firebrand of East Sydney.  illus. with  16  full  page plates t/out. pub.  Adel.  Rigby  1965 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XI.262.  A controversial Labor Federal M.P. Member of the House of Representatives for 32 years, he was the centre of many political storms and Royal Commissions. "…remembered by countless thousands of Australians as champions of the underdog" Previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, else very good copy.   Price: $35.00
     
  179. STEPHEN A. and A. REEVES   Badges of Labour, Banners of Pride. Aspects of working class celebration. profusely illus. with plates t/out. in b/w. and col.(75) pub. Sydney Allen and Unwin n.d.ab.1985. 4to. or. stiff wrappers d/w. pp.XII.84. Fine. Price:   Price: $40.00
     
  180. STUART  JULIAN  Part Of The Glory. Reminiscences  of  the Shearer's  Strike  Queensland 1891 from the pen  of  Julian Stuart  (1886-1929).  pub. Syd. Australasian  Book  Society 1967 or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.168. Near fine.  Price: $35.00
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  181. TENNANT  KYLIE  Evatt Politics And Justice.  illus.  with frontis.  &  22 full page plates t/out. pub. Syd.  Angus  & Robertson 1970 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XII.418. Traces his early struggles as a student and as a brilliant barrister in the most important political cases in the 1920s, and as a pioneer in industrial legislation. It describes his encounters with J. T. Lang, and his loyalty to his electors of Balmain when he was in the State Parliament during the years of the Depression. Slight fading to spine else near fine.   Price: $40.00
     
  182. THOMAS SHIRLEY Challenge. The First 100 Years Of The VEF. Serving employers for 100 years 1885 1985. illus. with b/w. illustrations pub. Melbourne, Victorian Employers' Federation, 1985 1st ed. or.cl. d/w. 4to. pp.XI.264 index. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  183. THWAITES  MICHAEL   Truth Will Out. ASIO and  the  Petrovs. illus.  with  4 full page plates t/out. pub.  Syd.  Collins 1980 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.214. Fine copy.   Price:  $30.00
     
  184. TOMLINSON G.W. Australian Bank Notes 1817-1963 A descriptive catalogue of the Notes of the Banks of Issue 1817 to 1910, the Commonwealth of Australia 1910 to 1963 and others, together with brief notations. illus. with frontis., numerous  b/w. plates  t/out.  some full page, pub. Melbourne Hawthorn Press, 1963 1st. ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.VIII.144. Near fine copy.   Price: $60.00
     
  185. WARD JOHN MANNING James Macarthur. Colonial  Conservative, 1798-1867.  Story of the son of the famous John  Macarthur. pub.  Syd.  Uni. Press 1981 1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  roy.8vo. pp.X.346 abbreviations, footnotes, bibliography and index.. Macarthur son of John Macarthur was part of the evolution of the political landscape in New South Wales. As a large landowner he was instrumental in developing the pastoral industry and politically part of the end to convict arrivals. Fine copy.   Price: $40.00
     
  186. WARRENDER  SIMON Score Of Years. illus. with  many  plates t/out.  pub.  Melb.  Wren 1973  1st.ed.  or.cl.  d/w.  8vo. pp.256. The story of a man who, born into England's Aristocracy, renounced his inherited privileges to make his own marks his life.   Price: $30.00
     
  187. WATANABE  AKIO The Okinawa Problem. A chapter  in  Japan- U.S. Relations. pub. M.U.P. 1970 or.cl. d/w. 8vo.  pp.220. fine.   Price: $25.00
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  188. WATERS EDGAR and S. Murray Smith .  Rebel Songs. A songbook of rebel songs from around the world from different times and occasions collected together. pub. Melbourne, Australian Student Labor Federation 1947, or. white and light blue wrappers, cr.8vo. pp.48. front wrapper chipped at spine, wartime paper used and has yellowed, else good copy.  Price:  $25.00
     
  189. WATSON FREDK. (Ed. of the Historical Records of Australia.) A Brief History Of Canberra. the capital city of Australia illus. with 2 folding maps, index; pub. Canberra Federal Capital Press 1927 or. light blue cl. to spine & boards, 8vo. pp.246. One map slight tear near spine else very good.   Price: $75.00
     
  190. WERE-THE  HOUSE OF 1839-1954 The History of J.B. Were & Son and its Founder Jonathan Binns Were. A. T. Ellis & R. L. Curthoys (Editors). illus. with  frontis.  pub. Melb. 1954  or. light blue cl. gilt title on front cover 8vo. pp.520. Arrival Melbourne in 1839. (First agent of the P. & O. Company in Melbourne), trade, finances. Privately printed showing the history of one of Australia`S early stock broking firms,and a leader in economic development. Slight  spotting  to  spine otherwise very good.   Price: $40.00
     
  191. WHITINGTON DON Ring The Bells. A dictionary of Australian Federal Politics. pub. Melb. Georgian House. 1956  1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.126. d/w. chipped, fine.  Price: $25.00
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  192. WHITLAM E.G. On Australia's Constitution. pub. Melb. Widescope Pub. 1977 1st.ed. p/b. 8vo. pp.374. Fine copy.   Price: $25.00
     
  193. WHITLAM GOUGH The Truth Of The Matter. illus. with 8  full page plates t/out. pub. Melb. Penguin 1979 p/b. 16mo. pp.190. Whitlam presents his version of the constitutional crisis that erupted when John Kerr, the Governor general, sacked him, Australia's elected Prime Minister. Little browned else fine.   Price: $15.00
     
  194. WHITLAM GOUGH The Labor Of Gough. By G.D. Oxford. illus. with b/w. photo plates t/out. some full page, with text on opposite page; pub. Guyra Pub. 1975 1st. ed. or. stiff card wrappers, 16mo. (pp. unpaginated approx.72) Political satire from photos at the time. Fine. Price: $35.00   (See picture-press   )
     
  195. WHYTE W. FARMER William Morris Hughes. His Life and Times. illus. with coloured frontis. many plates throughout. pub. Sydney,  Angus  & Robertson 1957 1st.ed. or.cl.  lge.  8vo. pp.538.LXI. d/w. chipped and worn, name to past-down e/paper, otherwise very good copy.   Price: $40.00
     
  196. WIGMORE  LIONEL The  Long  View.  Australia's   National Capital. Story of Canberra from its inception for its  role as Australia's national capital. illus. with  text  plates t/out.  and map,   bibliography, index; pub. Melb. Cheshire 1963  1st.ed.  or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.240. History of the development of Australia's national capital. Fine.   Price: $35.00
     
  197. WILLARD  MYRA  History Of The White Australia  Policy  To 1920.  pub. Melb. M.U.P. 1974 or.cl. d/w. 8vo.  pp.XII.218.  sl. faded d/w. chip to front of wrapper, otherwise fine.   Price: $40.00
     
  198. WILLIAMS C.W. (EDGAR) The `Isa Yellow Green And Red. C.W. Williams was President of the Aust. Workers' Union and Qld. Branch Secretary. pub. Brisbane The Worker Newspaper 1967 or.cl. black, red and white d/w. roy.8vo. pp.XIV.408.  Dustwrapper little chipped otherwise very good.   Price: $45.00
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  199. WORKERS Compensation  Act. 1946. pub.  Melb.  Permanent  & Casual Labourers Union of Australia. Vic. Branch. or. dk. red. wps. blk. ltg. 16mo. pp.8. fine.   Price: $20.00
     
  200. YOUNG  IRWIN Theodore. His Life and Times. Organizer of  a trade union in Queensland, Member of Parliament,  Treasurer and Premier of Queensland. Leaving State Politics he became Treasurer & Deputy Prime Minister during the Great Depression. illus. with 12 full page plates t/out. pub. Syd. Alpha Books 1971 1st.ed. or.cl. d/w. 8vo. pp.XXII.190. Previous owner's name to f/free e/paper, otherwise fine.   Price: $40.00 
   
   
 
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