Chan Chan How, Ang Eng San and Low Puay Hua.
[Cover title : 新加坡速寫 / 陳長豪, 洪永山, 劉培和 = Sketches of Singapore / Chan Chang How, Ang Eng San, Low Puay Hua.]. Text in English and Chinese. Singapore : Educational Publications Bureau, 1976. Oblong small quarto (scuff to lower wrapper), pp. 89, illustrated. Sketches of the people and scenery of Singapore in the 1970s. Scarce.
Sydney : Sydney Mail, 1934. Folio (405 mm tall), wonderful illustrated colour wrappers signed F. W., pp. 60, numerous advertisements, illustrated articles about society, fashion, a Royal Visit, ‘the drift of Poland towards Germany’, motoring, etc. A fine Australian art deco publication.
Sydney : Sydney Mail, 1934. Folio (405 mm tall), wonderful illustrated colour wrappers signed F. W. (lower wrapper defective), pp. 60, numerous advertisements, illustrated articles about society, fashion, a Royal Visit, golfing in Melbourne, an air disaster at Longreach, etc. A fine Australian art deco publication.
Sydney : Sydney Mail, 1934. Folio (405 mm tall), wonderful illustrated colour wrappers signed F. W., pp. 60, colour advertisements for Penfolds, Arnotts, N.S.W. Railways, full page colour illustration after Neville Cayley, half page colour reproduction after Percy Lindsay, illustrated articles about the regions of New South Wales, staples rusted else a very good copy. …
THE WESTERN MAIL
Perth W.A. : [West Australian Newspapers Ltd.], 1955. Folio (360 x 250 mm), original pictorial wrappers with design featuring the wildflower Copper Cups (some minor rubbing at edges and on spine, but very good), inscription inside upper wrapper, pp 80, photographic illustrations throughout (many in colour) of Western Australian primary industries and tourist locations, advertisements, map …
[CEYLON GOVERNMENT. DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION]
Colombo : Department of Information, [1951?]. Small quarto, pictorial wrappers (chipped around the edges but clean and attractive), 76 pp of text and photographic plates (some in colour), including an illustrated essay on Sinhalese art and an essay on the recently formulated Colombo Plan, folding map of the Exhibition at centre, preceded and followed by …
JAPAN TOURIST BUREAU
Tokyo : Japan Tourist Bureau, April 1936. Octavo (187 x 127 mm), pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 9 pp, illustrated, with map; a fine copy.
PATTERSON, George Warren Shaw
The World’s Fair and my trip round the world : a description of cities visited and scenery witnessed in some of the chief cities and countries of the old and new world. By G. W. S. Patterson, Kaikohe, Auckland, New Zealand. (Presentation copy)
A description of cities visited and scenes and scenery witnessed in some of the chief cities and countries of the Old and New World. Auckland, N.Z. : H. Brett, printer [for the author], 1894. First edition. Octavo (183 x 122 mm), printed wrappers (foxed and stained, edge and corner wear, old label to upper front), …
Dubbo : Macquarie Publications, 1981.Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 192, extensively illustrated, occasional foxing.
MORLEY, L. J.
[Hobart] : Wellington Bridge Press, . Quarto, illustrated cards, pp. 208, extensively illustrated. ‘Today the West Coast is known for its beauty, tourist and mining industries, but in days past it was also known for its timber, railways and its isolation from the rest of Tasmania. The only way one visited the west was the …
Bank notes. The monthly staff magazine of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Vol. 12, No. 6, June, 1930
Sydney : Commonwealth Bank of Australia, 1930. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (detached), lower wrapper with illustration by Alan McCulloch, pp. 36, staples rusted, illustrated. Includes a long illustrated on the town of Orange, N.S.W., and reports from the various nationwide branches on economic activity during the Depression era.
UNION STEAM SHIP COMPANY OF NEW ZEALAND
Dunedin, NZ : Fergusson & Mitchell (printers), 1877. Duodecimo card (112 x 225 mm), folding to form  panels (each 112 x 75 mm), with a map of New Zealand indicating ports of call, a list of all agencies in New Zealand, Australia and the Western Pacific (including Sydney, Newcastle and Noumea), a guide to …
Queensland Government Tourist Bureau et al.
A substantial collection of illustrated tourist brochures for Queensland, dating from the 1940s to the early 70s, mostly folding with maps and photographs, graphic design and tourist information. Each approximately 8 pp. folded, light handling wear. Published by the Queensland Government Tourist Bureau and local councils. An meaningful insight into mid-century tourism in the sunshine …
ATLANTIC UNION OIL
Sydney : Atlantic Union Oil, circa 1945. Eighteenth edition. Large folding map, illustrated in colour, of the roads of New South Wales, with detail maps of metropolitan Sydney, Gosford to Taree, Gosford to Canberra.
Back to Peterborough Committee
Back to Peterborough celebrations April, 1933. Official souvenir and programme, Saturday 15th to Saturday 29th (inclusive).
Peterborough, S. Aust. : Back to Peterborough Committee, 1933. Oblong quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. ; extensively illustrated, including a folding panorama of the town in 1880. Scarce South Australian local history title.
Hong Kong Vicitors' Guide
Gourmets’ delight & entertainment. Hong Kong Vicitors’ Guide 2. Dated March 16, 1963. Narrow octavo, tourist brochure, single sheet, folded, pp. , illustrated. Sightseeing. Guided tours and on your own. Hong Kong Vicitors’ Guide 4. Dated March 16, 1963. Narrow octavo, tourist brochure, single sheet, folded, pp. , illustrated. Hong Kong tourism in the sixties.