VALENTINE PUBLISHING CO. PTY. LTD.
Sydney & Melbourne : Valentine Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd., [c.1955]. Chromolithograph postcard, 140 x 80 mm, the design on front dated “1955” at lower right; with lift-up flap containing a concertina fold-out with 11 b/w photographic views of Lord Howe Island; the card has a handwritten message verso and is in fine condition.
Cover title: Adelaide illustrated : 31 present-day views. Melbourne : Robert Jolley, printed by Osboldstone & Co., [c.1908]. Small oblong quarto, publisher’s decorative card covers (upper wrapper with small mark), original silk ties, ownership inscription to title page,  plates with  half tone photographic views (photographer unknown); a very good copy. Copies of this edition are …
[Sydney : s.n., c.1904]. Colour illustrated card wallet, 135 x 190 mm, containing  photographic views of Sydney, each 125 x 185 mm, folding concertina style with  views recto and  verso, length 1000 mm when fully opened; designed to be mailed, this example was sent from Will Mansfield of Leichhardt to his friend …
[Cover title]. Alice Springs, N.T. : Northern Territory Administration, 1972. Large octavo, publisher's pictorial wrappers (lower wrapper with street map), staple bound, 20 pp, b/w photographic illustrations; a very good copy. A guide for prospective residents, including sections on Aborigines; flora and faunahousing; employment; education; churches; community activities, etc.
[Darwin] Palmerston Printers, . Octavo, illustrated wrappers (sunned; light vertical crease); 36 pp, illustrations, maps. Two copies are recorded in Australian collections (National Library of Australia; Northern Territory Library)
Kings Cross Community Aid and Information Service
Cover title: Memories, Kings Cross, 1936-1946. Potts Point [N.S.W.] : Kings Cross Community Aid and Information Service, 1981. Large quarto, original stiff wrappers lettered in gold, 161 pp, plus  pp of plates (including two paintings by Rosaleen Norton and a photograph of the Witch of Kings Cross working on another of her paintings), index; flecking to top- …
[THOMAS COOK & SON]
Cover title: Cook's Guide to Peking, North China, South Manchuria, Korea. Shanghai : Thomas Cook & Son, 1924. Fifth edition. Octavo, publisher's printed green cloth (slightly marked), front pastedown with original owner's inscription in pencil (Shanghai travels), 143 pp + advertisements (mild foxing to outer leaves), includes index, 3 folding maps: Railway and steamship connections …
EASTERN & AUSTRALIAN STEAMSHIP COMPANY; LORCK, W. (editor)
: including trips to America and Europe / edited by W. Lorck. Sydney : Edward Lee & Co. [for The Eastern and Australian Steamship Company], 1904. “Edition de luxe” (p. xv). Large octavo, original cloth boards with pictorial onlay to upper board (rubbed), spine lettered in pen 'Handbook to the East', hinges weakened, pp xviii, …
BREWSTER, H.D.; LUTHER, Virginia (illustrator)
Sydney, NSW : H.C. Brewster, . Octavo, original pictorial wrappers (lightly foxed, chipped at head and tail of spine) featuring a design by Rosaleen Norton, title page and last leaf with off-setting and foxing, 128 pp, illustrated with sketches by Virginia Luther. The scarce first edition of this self-published book on Sydney's famous bohemian and …
Containing a sketch of the industrial and economic progress of the Australasian Colonies during the first century of their existence: and of the exhibition held in Melbourne, Victoria, to commemorate the close of that period: also records of the manner in which the work of the different sections of the exhibition was carried out, the …
Van Noy Inter-State Co.
Consisting of twenty-five views in eleven colours. Salt Lake City : Van Noy Inter-State Co., c. 1920. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers (corners worn, spine split), 25 photographic plates, text.
[Wellington, N.Z. : Thos. Pringle, c.1907]. Oblong quarto, original cloth backed and ribbon-tied card covers with onlaid photogravure illustration (front with small stain and tiny amount of paper loss at lower corner), containing  leaves with tipped-in toned photogravure process photographic plates, printed captions, each plate 180 x 230 mm (6 of the 12 plates …
London : Shaw Savill & Albion Co., c1925. Folded quarto sheet, creased with very minor tears, wrapper illustrated with black and white plate of steam ship. Provides information on fares and destinations, including Australian and New Zealand berths, and terms of travel.
Auckland : Publicity Branch, New Zealand Railways, c. 1938, Second edition. Oblong quarto, scarlet pictorial wrappers (some sunning to right edge, minor cracking on spine), staple bound, 64pp. Illustrated with 64 full colour lithographic plates including images of Maori dancers and maps of the North and South islands.
BRADSHAW'S GUIDE TO VICTORIA
[Melbourne] : Stillwell & Co., printers & publishers, [between 1900 and 1910]. Broadsheet, 500 x 310 mm, printed recto only in red and black ink; original horizontal folds; foxed and with tearing and loss to the edges. The famous Bradshaw's series of railway timetables and travel guide books were first issued in London in 1839 …
BRADSHAW'S GUIDE TO VICTORIA
Melbourne : Stillwell & Co., printers, . Broadsheet, 500 x 310 mm, printed recto only in black ink; original horizontal fold; several edge tears, text complete. The famous Bradshaw's series of railway timetables and travel guide books were first issued in London in 1839 and continued in publication up until 1961.
BRADSHAW'S GUIDE TO VICTORIA
Melbourne : Stillwell & Co., printers, . Broadsheet, 500 x 310 mm, printed recto only in black ink; original horizontal fold; short tear right of centre with small loss of text, otherwise good. The famous Bradshaw's series of railway timetables and travel guide books were first issued in London in 1839 and continued in publication …
BRADSHAW'S GUIDE TO VICTORIA
Melbourne : Stillwell & Co., printers, . Broadsheet, 435 x 270 mm, printed recto only in blue ink; original horizontal fold; upper and lower right corners dog-eared, otherwise good. The famous Bradshaw's series of railway timetables and travel guide books were first issued in London in 1839 and continued in publication up until 1961.
THOMSON, James; Victoria. Royal Commission of Victoria.
Melbourne : J. Ferres, Government Printer, 1886. Quarto, card wrappers (edges worn), cloth spine, 108 pp, folding map and  leaves of plates (including Victorian wineries), some folding, contents clean and sound.
Cairns Harbour Board
Cairns : Cairns Post, 1933. Octavo, printed wrappers (with colour maps), pp. 100, maps, photographic plates, a fine copy. Rare.
ARMITAGE, George T.
Honolulu : Hawaiian Service, 1944. Folio, printed wrappers, diecut in the shape of a coconut, pp. 48, illustrated. A charming illustrated guide to Hawaii, a few years after the bombing of Pearl Harbour.
Pomotional display stand, 455 x 280 mm (folded), four card panels, extending to 1120 mm wide when opened, printed in colour, showing photographic scenes from Australia, Fiji, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Tahiti, Samoa. Scenes include traditional practices and ceremonies for the tourist market. Probably designed for a tourism operator, circa 1965. Kitsch and ephemeral.
London ; Edinburgh : Thomas Nelson & Sons, . Quarto, original pictorial wrappers (a little darkened and with light handling wear),  leaves, comprising 4 full-page chromolithographic plates, each with depictions of six different people types; accompanying text on the facing pages in the form of a rhyming couplet for each illustration; the portraits include …
[Melbourne?] : Commonwealth Railways, [1960?]. Single sheet, 180 x 720 mm, folding to form  pp, 180 x 180 mm, one side contains a spectacular 4 panel map of the route from Port Pirie to Kalgoorlie; the reverse side with colour illustrations, and accompanying text, including a brief history of the Trans-Australian Railway; a fine …
[Melbourne] : Victorian Railways Commissioners, in conjunction with the Grampians District Tourist Association, 1949. Single sheet, 380 x 460 mm, folding to 220 x 110 mm, chiefly photographic illustrations, with accompanying text and map; a very good copy. This first edition, published in 1949, is unrecorded in Australian collections; a later edition (1955) is held …
ABERDEEN LINE; BLUE FUNNEL LINE; WHITE STAR LINE.
Single sheet folding to  pp, 280 x 225 mm, vignette illustrations of the house flags of the three shipping companies, with calendar of sailings and explanation of fares for first class, cabin class and third class passengers; original folds, in very good condition.
TUCKER, Ethel & TUCKER, Catherine F.
Sevenoaks, U.K. : J. Salmon Ltd. (printer), . Large octavo, original pictorial card covers (lightly marked), unpaginated, illustrated with 12 tipped-in colour plates reproducing the authors' paintings, accompanied by text on facing pages, and with an introduction with description of the islands; contents clean and bright, a good copy of a charming privately published book.
W. NEWMAN & CO.
: A historical and descriptive handbook with an account of the manners and customs of the local Hill Tribes and a chapter on Tibet and the Tibetans. Calcutta [Kolkata] : W. Newman & Co., 1919. Octavo, illustrated wrappers (spine with some rubbing and loss), 124, viii pp; 10 plates, folded map.
Lahore : Printed at the “Civil and Military Gazette” press, 1923. Octavo, original boards (spine with some minor chipping), 2, 74 pp, illustrations, 3 folded maps.
[BRISBANE CITY COUNCIL?]
Brisbane : R.G. Gillies & Co., Pty. Ltd., [c.1945]. Oblong octavo, pictorial card wrappers (sent through the post, with address and postage stamp to front and back),  pp, all black-and-white photographs, with page of introductory text on the City of Brisbane; a good copy.
CHAMBERS, William & CHAMBERS, Robert (editors)
Edinburgh: W. and R. Chambers, 1842. Octavo, disbound, pp 289-304; with a map of New South Wales; a fine copy. Pamphlet containing information for prospective emigrants to New South Wales (including the Port Phillip District), South Australia, and Western Australia (Swan River and King George's Sound).
CHRISTIE, R.A.; BURNS, PHILP & CO.
Sydney : Burns, Philp & Co., [c.1930]. Quarto, publisher's stiff wrappers (sunned and rubbed) with pictorial onlay to fron, 63 pp, chiefly sepia tone photographic illustrations, internally clean and bright, a very good copy. A photographic essay produced for the Burns Philp shipping line that includes studies of the peoples of mainlaind Papua New Guinea, …
[Cover title]. Healesville, Vic. : The Sanctuary, . Eighth edition. Octavo, publisher's pictorial stiff wrappers (upper wrapper with date stamp of 14 June 1959), text on inside covers, 16 pp, maps, lower wrapper with advertisement for Olympic Tyres, “as Australian as the platypus …); a good copy.
[DEAKIN SHIRE COUNCIL]
Melbourne : Riddell Press [for Deakin Shire Council], [c.1969]. Oblong octavo, pictorial wrappers, staple bound,  pp, illustrated, a very good copy. An early decentralisation era encouraging Melbournians to move to Deakin Shire, situated in northern Victoria between Echuca and Kyabram. Appears unrecorded in Australian collections.
French Indochina. Office Central du Tourisme Indochinois.
Saigon : : Office Central du Tourisme Indochinois, 1938. Quarto, original stiff blue wrappers printed in red with pictorial onlay to front (sunned and lightly foxed at edges, small paper loss at tail of spine), 68 pp, colour map, black and white photographic illustrations throughout, contents very clean and sound. Extremely carce. A single copy is …
[Christchurch, N.Z.] : Raven Press, 1956. Octavo, publisher's pictorial wrappers, 71 pp,  pp of photographic plates, map on inside lower wrapper, a good copy. Bagnall, A369. Copies are recorded in three Australian collections (Flinders University Library; National Library of Australia; State Library of New South Wales).
Surrey Hills, Vic. : Lois Savage, . Single sheet, folding to form  pp; very light creasing; otherwise good condition. A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (State Library of Victoria).
Surrey Hills, Vic. : Lois Savage, 1939. Octavo, stapled,  pp, illustrated; a small amount of silverfishing at front bottom edge, otherwise a very good copy. Unrecorded in Australian collections.
NEW ZEALAND. GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIES AND COMMERCE.
Wellington, N.Z.: Government Dept. of Industries and Commerce, Tourist and Publicity, 1931. Quarto, original pictorial stiff wrappers with gilt lettering and decoration (lightly marked, ownership inscription to front), stitched,  pp, illustrated with both black and white and colour plates, waterstain at top corner of all leaves (not affacting text), otherwise a good copy.
BIGWOOD, K. & J.
/ a selection of colour plates by K. & J. Bigwood. Wellington : A.H. & A.W. Reed, [c.1965]. Small quarto, publisher's pictorial stiff wrappers, staple bound,  pp, all colour photographic plates, a good copy. A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (State Library of New South Wales).
CLYDE, Constance; MULGAN, Alan
Christchurch : Whitcombe and Tombs Limited, [c.1945]. Fifth and revised edition. Quarto, publisher's papered boards with pictorial onlay to front, endpaper maps, pp 75, , black and white photographic illustrations and  colour plates, a tiny tear at the foot of the centre margin of the half-title, otherwise a very good copy.
London, U.K. : Wightman Mountain & Andrews Ltd., printers [for High Commissioner for New Zealand?], . Small quarto, original pictorial wrappers, staple bound, pp 15, , photographic illustrations, map, statistical table, a very good copy. An information guide for prospective New Zealand immigrants. Appears unrecorded in Australian collections.
[Scottsdale, Tas. : s.n., 1955]. Oblong octavo, pictorial stiff wrappers, 40 pp, illustrated, a good copy.
: an abridged transcription of an address given at the Chalet on February 16, 1929. Melbourne : Publicity and Tourist Services, Victorian Railways, 1942. Small octavo, publisher's decorative wrappers (tiny amount of silverfishing to upper edges), staple bound, 15 pp, a fair copy.
Oslo : Trekk, printer, [c.1965]. Oblong octavo, pictorial wrappers (some pale foxing to upper wrapper), staple bound,  pp, photographic illustrations, map, a good copy. Tourist brochure publicising the Kon-Tiki House museum in Oslo. It contains the story of the 1947 Kon-Tiki expedition.
LANG, John Dunmore
or, a guide to the gold colonies of New South Wales and Port Phillip. London : Partridge and Oakey, 1852. Duodecimo, gilt-lettered cloth, spine defective, library markings and pocket to rear endpaper, pp. xvi; 93, [2 – adverts], stained. Includes much on the Victorian goldfields. Ferguson 11334
[COOBER PEDY COMMUNITY SCHOOL]
[Coober Pedy : Coober Pedy Community School, c.1980]. Octavo, stiff pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 28 pp, illustrated throughout with photographs and line drawings, map, a very good copy. “Written and photographed by students of the 11th and 12th Humanities class of the school.” (Acknowledgements) A single copy is recorded in Australian collections (National Library of …
Showing the best places to see the principal places of interest. Mapato Hills, World's View, Rhodes' Grave, Rhodes' Farm, Dam, Park and Nurseries, and the celebrated Khami Ruins &c. London : Whitehead, Morris & Co., n.d. [c. 1920]. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. , illustrated.
UNIVERSAL BUSINESS DIRECTORIES
Auckland, N.Z. : Universal Business Directories Ltd., 1973. Quarto, pictorial stiff wrappers, staple bound, 20 pp, illustrated, a very good copy.
Maroubra, N.S.W. : H. Chargois, n.d. [c.1935]. Shell-shaped pictorial card, 140 x 115 mm, stapled, original price label at one edge, containing 14 black and white photographic plates, folding concertina style to 80 x 80 mm, designed to be sent through the mail, the publisher's printed address label to the back cover with contemporary manuscript …