Linocut, 130 x 105 mm (image), 146 x 113 mm (sheet), captioned and initialled in pencil by the artist at lower margin ‘St. John’s Canberra / J M’; in very good condition, archivally matted; with a loosely preserved fully contemporary typed note, 150 x 120 mm, containing what is clearly an eyewitness account of a visit …
and other poems by Elizabeth Riddell with drawings by Anne Weinholt. Canberra : Officina Brindabella, 1987. Octavo, quarter cloth over hand decorated papered boards (a little flecked), pp. 48, illustrated. Limited to 275 signed copies.
EAGLE, Mary et al.
Canberra : Australian National University, 2007. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, pp. 72, illustrated. Includes folding panels of Nolan’s nine part series Riverbend. New copy. This catalogue presents works by three prominent Australian artists – Sidney Nolan, Arthur Boyd and Narritjin Maymuru – featured in the exhibition Three Creative Fellows, at the Drill Hall Gallery from 9 …
Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2005. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 162, illustrated. Extraordinary treasures from Australian libraries.
Canberra. Points of interest. Canberra : A. J. Arthur, C’wealth Govt. Printer, May, 1957. Tourist brochure, narrow octavo, folding. Planning a national capital. Canberra : National Capital Development Commission, circa 1962. Tourist brochure, narrow octavo, folding. Canberra. Your capital. Canberra : Department of the Interior, circa 1960. Tourist brochure, narrow octavo, folding, illustrated in black …
PIONEER TOURIST COACHES PTY. LTD. (MELBOURNE)
[Melbourne : Pioneer Tourist Coaches Pty. Ltd., c. 1935]. Large oblong octavo (180 x 210 mm), illustrated wrappers with photographic view of the Ocean Road near Angelsea (mild corner creasing and light marks), stapled, 7 pp, with itineraries and schematic maps for tours between Melbourne and Adelaide (both the Grampians and Princes Highway routes), Melbourne …
National Capital Development Commission.
Canberra : National Capital Development Commission, February 1970. Single sheet, 220 x 285 mm, folding to 220 x 98 mm, printed on both sides, with b/w photographic illustrations accompanying the informative text, which includes sections headed Canberra and the Federal Concept and Development Aims; very good. This, the last of 7 editions, is held by …
Herald Touring Club
The Herald road guide : motor roads of Victoria & routes to Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Alice Springs, in speedo maps
[Melbourne : printed and published by Edgar H. Baillie for the Herald and Weekly Times, circa 1934]. Octavo, printed wrappers, pp. 224, illustrated, numerous maps, one folding.
[S.l : s.n.] : 1966. Tourist brochure, narrow octavo, folding, illustrated in black and white, map. Tourism in the nation’s capital
Canberra : National Portrait Gallery, 2015. Octavo, lettered cloth with wraparound banner, pp. 240, extensively illustrated. ‘The award-winning, Paris to Monaro was first produced to accompany a smash hit exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra in 2013. This second edition brings the studio, its exotic contents, its idiosyncratic inhabitant, its bright artworks and an …
Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service, 1975. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 46, full colour illustrations.
COOMBS, Herbert Cole "Nugget" (1906-1997)
Typed letter, single octavo sheet, on letterhead of the Australian National University, Canberra, headed ‘Chancellor’ and dated 16 September 1968, addressed to Sir Edward Ford, Director, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, University of Sydney; ‘Dear Ted, Many thanks for your telegram of congratulations on the occasion of my Installation as Chancellor’; signed in …
NOLAN, Sidney (1917-1992)
Nolan At Lanyon. An exhibition of the Sidney Nolan Gift of twenty four paintings to the Australian people
Canberra, 1975. Oblong folio, original wrappers, black and white plates, pp. 32, catalogue of 24 works.
Canberra : A.I.A.S., 1966. Small quarto, printed wrappers with vignette of the Institute’s logo (pale foxing, light vertical crease), stapled, 50 pp, illustrated, a good working copy. Includes the following articles: Report on excavations in the South Sydney district (Megaw); A comparative osteological study of Ainu and Australian Aboriginal material: a preliminary report (Yamaguchi); Recent Australian …