A beautifully produced and very comprehensive pictorial history of ferry services on Sydney harbour from the late 1800s to the latest catamarans Fred Hollows Catherine Hamlin and Victor Chang.
The book is divided into chapters dealing with destinations such as Manly Hunters Hill North Shore Neutral Bay Taronga Zoo etc with comprehensive captions and some text accompanying every photo.
Soft cover pub. 2017 Transit Australia Publishing
216 pages well over 500 photos all colour except for historic B%W
An impressive work of value to art, history and research
A definitive study of ferry transport on Sydney Harbour, from the 1830s to publication date. published 1975 by J.W. Books Brookvale NSW.
116 pages very good condition. over 80 photos all B&W, including many full page enlargements of historic scenes.
All ferry types described and lavishly illustrated. An historical resource.
Beautifully produced study of the P&O and Orient Line steamers of these two competing companies on the Australia run from the 1880s on, up to Oriana of 1960
80 pages. published 1977 by Rigby, Adelaide.
Finely detailed elegant water colours of each vessel. Full descriptive text on each ship accompanied by a chronological history of the companies and their merger. Fleet lists as at various dates.
the book is in Very Fine condition with dustcover undamaged
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