84 pp. over 150 photos. A wonderful pictorial history with many wonderful photos from the 1880s on.
An artistic and informative book of value to historians
as new condition pub. 2006 UNSW Press
One of a series of very popular nostalgic compilations. Comprises period advertisements, cartoons, graphic art. A scrapbook in fact of clippings from many different publications. Beautifully produced, a suitable gift for any history tragic!
One of a series of very popular nostalgic compilations. Comprises period advertisements, cartoons, graphic art. A scrapbook in fact, of clippings from many different publications. Beautifully produced, an excellent gift for any history tragic!
Hard covers. 120 pages . Over 200 photographs, all B&W. Published 1982 Reed.
Services covered include hSydney Harbour, Manly, and Parramatta River
An elegantly produced, deeply researched collection of photos with detailed captions.
The author is a former RAN petty officer and harbour commercial vessel master, with a commanding understanding of the industry.
The book is in very good condition with a laminated dust cover showing no signs of damage. On the rear hard cover, under the dust cover, is a mysterious dark smear.
(This is a new book)
An illustrated encyclopaedia with over 600 photos
By Jim Glastonbury
Lists 500 different makes and models from all over ther world, from the earliest OilPull to the latest John Deere.
All makes listed alphabetically for ease of research, plus full index
442 pages all colour
published 2011 by Anness Publishing, UK
by Scott McGregor
A fun look at the toys boys play with such as Centurion tanks to a veteran car, a steam tug, and 30-clas steam loco to d/d bus to dragster to replica Wright Flyer, to Doble steam car to English Electric marine engine to Murray River steam paddler, etc.
Enough to satisfy every mechanically-minded reader