COVID-19 Update

July 15, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.

Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Add to want list

Rare Australiana Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

ASIATIC ISLANDS and NEW HOLLAND. Being a description of the manners customs character and state of society of the various tribes by which they are inhabited. by SHOBERL, Frederic.:

London, printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, Strand, circa1824.. The World in Miniature series, 2 volumes complete set, no date but plates are dated 1824. 12mo, bound in sixes, approximately 140 x 80 mm, 5½ x 3½ inches, 26 hand coloured engrav...

From Roger Middleton


Within The Parish Of Tinui Is The Souvenir Story Of The Church Of The Good Shepherd, 1902-2002 by Stilborn, Paulene

Tinui Parish Centennial Committee. Very Good+. 2001. No Edition Stated. Softcover. 0473081059 . Very light shelfwear, small inscription inked on title page; b/w photos; 220 pages . ...

From Books of Paradise


Tracks of McKinlay and Party across Australia .. Edited from Mr Davis's manuscript journal; with an introductory view of the recent Australian explorations of McDouall Stuart, Burke and Wills, Landsborough, etc., by William Westgarth by [Burke and Wills]. DAVIS, John

Adelaide: Friends of the State Library of South Australia, 1996. Hardcover. Fine. Adelaide, Friends of the State Library of South Australia, 1996 [facsimile edition]/ 1863. Octavo, [vi], xvi, 408 pages plus 15 plates and a large folding map. Quarter lea...

From Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers


The Far North Country by Newland, S. [Simpson]

Adelaide: Burden & Bonython, Advertiser Office. 1887. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Red cloth boards [as noted in Ferguson 13317] are faded at spine and upper edge. Free endpapers are tanned. Interior is clean. 39 pages A reprint o...

From Adelaide Booksellers


Model Communities: The Garden City Movement in Australia by Robert Freestone

Nelson, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but...

From Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books


AN ACCOUNT OF THE ENGLISH COLONY IN NEW SOUTH WALES: with remarks on the dispositions, customs, manners, &c. ... To which are added, some particulars of New Zealand; compiled, by permission, from the MSS. of Lieutenant-Governor King. by COLLINS, David.:

London, printed for T. Cadell Jun, and W. Davies, 1798.. 2 volumes, complete set, FIRST EDITIONS 1798 and 1802, 4to, approximately 270 x 220 mm, 10½ x 8½ inches, lacking half-titles, VOLUME I, AN ACCOUNT OF THE ENGLISH COLONY IN NEW SOUTH WALES, 22 e...

From Roger Middleton


Gwen: A Romance of Australian Station Life by Leslie Alfred Redgrave

Self published, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Not Stated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Bin...

From Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books


LAND OF DAHORI by Ruhen, Olaf

Philadelphia/New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1957. STATED FIRST EDITION. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with illustration on cover, black lettering and decoration on spine. Corners are a bit dented. Binding is tight. 278 pgs. Dust j...

From Mad Ruby’s Library


AN HISTORICAL NARRATIVE OF THE DISCOVERY OF NEW HOLLAND AND NEW SOUTH WALES. Containing an account of the inhabitants, soil, animals, and other productions of those countries, and including a particular Description of Botany Bay. by FIELDING, John.:

London, John Fielding, in Pater-noster Row, 1786.. Illustrated with a chart of New Holland, New South Wales, Botany Bay, and the New Discovered Islands in the North and South Pacific Ocean, 1786. LACKING ORIGINAL CHART, BUT AN ORIGINAL CHART DATED 1787 ...

From Roger Middleton


Wolfingham; or, The Convict-Settler of Jervis Bay: A Tale of the Church in Australia by Anonymous

London: John Henry and James Parker, 1860. First Edition. Hardcover. Historical Tales No. 20. Part of a series recounting the history of the Church in Great Britain and other countries. iv, 112pp + 4pp of advertisements. Recent maroon cloth stamped in go...

From Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB


Cyaniding for Gold : A Complete, Simple, and Detailed Account of the Process Written Especially for the Working Miner and the Small Syndicate by Ion Idriess

Uralla, NSW, Australia: Idriess Enterprises Pty Ltd, 2000. 270 pages with b/w illustrations and fold out diagrams and tables. This edition limited to 500 copies. . Facsimile Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9&frac...

From Terra Australis Books


Australian Children's Classic Series by Spence, Eleanor; Chauncey, Nan; Bruce, Mary Grant; Fatchen, Max, ; Mitchell, Elyne

Sydney: John Ferguson, 1982 This is a lovely set of five 1982 John Ferguson Australian Children's Classics. Faux leather boards, tipped in pictorial covers by Noela Young, gilt and tan spine panels, tan pussy willow motif on the spines and orange endp...

From Sparkle Books


Standing Place. by [Strong Silent Type Press]

St. Paul, Minnesota:: Strong Silent Type Press,, 2012.. Edition of 28. 10 x 11 x 1.25"; 42 pages. Verdana font. Silkscreen printed. Drum leaf binding. Cloth-covered boards with silkscreen printed illustration on front cover. Colophon: "...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC



London, printed by C. Lowndes for H. D. Sold by Symonds, No. 20 Paternoster Row, no date, circa 1795.. With a description of the Country, Manners, Customs, Religion &c. of the Natives by the Celebrated George Barrington. To which is added his Life and T...

From Roger Middleton


Search Rare Books

Book lovers can save on books by joining our Bibliophiles club

Are you a frequent reader or book collector?

Join the Bibliophile's Club and save 10% on every purchase, every day — up to $25 savings per order!