A Victorian pocket notebook, leather covered, containing dried, pressed flowers, hair lockets, diary entries relating to the Stilwell family and watercolour views, 7 x 10 cm. Inscribed on fly leaf Frances (Stilwell) Wapstone.
EVELYN, John, F.R.S. [1620-1706] 'SYLVA, or a Discourse of FOREST-TREES and the Propagation of Timber In His Majesties Dominions. . To which is annexed POMONA, or, An Appendix concerning Fruit-Trees in relation to CIDER, The Making, and severall wayes of O
A journal by Nurse Alice Stilwell, kept at Fir Grove Military Hospital, Hampshire, 1915/17 with cartoons, caricatures and messages of thanks from soldiers from the Sutherland Highlanders, South Wales Borderer's, Royal Sussex Regiment, Devonshire Regiment,
Matthew Flinders' Narrative of His Voyage in the Schooner Francis: 1798. . Flinders, Matthew, Buckland Wright, John (engraver), Rawson, Geoffrey (preliminary text) [The Golden Cockerel Press, 1946. London]. Limited to 750 numbered copies (this copy being N
Doyley, Charles 'The European in India, From a Collection of Drawings, By Charles Doyley, Esq. Engraved by J. H. Clark and C. Dubourg, With a Preface and Copious Descriptions, By Captain Thomas Williamson, Accompanied with A Brief History of Ancient and Mo
The Cyclopedia of Tasmania, an Historical and Commercial Review' Vols. 1 & 2. Published by Maitland and Krone, Hobart, 1900. Full leather bindings with gold embossing. 629 pp + 425 pp. Many photgraphs with the attribution of the photographer noted.
HENDERSON, Alexander 'Early Pioneer Families of Victoria and Riverina - A Genealogical and Biographical Record' [McCarron, Bird, Melbourne, 1936], 1st Edition. 584 pp. Quarto, illustrations throughout (portraits and homesteads), original red leather with g
MISSALE ROMANUM ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilij Tridentini restitutum. . ' [Ex Typographia Camera Apostolica, Rome, MDCXX  644 pp. Bound together with 'Missae Proprie Sanctorum de Praecepto Recitandae. . ' [Venice, 1647] 15 pp, and 'Missae Propriae S
A collection of Documents and photographs, all relating to William Andrews, an Australian milliner, aspiring to construct a millinery in Hong Kong in the 1920s, collection includes Mr Andrews visiting cards, a1923 Hong Kong directory, an album of amateur p
A Memorandum of Agreement between Thomas Beckford Simpson & Unnamed Chinese National, dated October 1851 Chinese in the goldfields, and nine unidentified documents on rice paper, mounted and framed. 
Possibly 14th/15th century book of hours vellum page featuring the prayer in the garden of Gethsemane & the Last supper. Condition good, some losses to the paint, age related wear. Dimensions of frame - 21.2 x 15.8 cm
Antique and rare leather bound - Views to Accompany Report on Geological Survey of Country West of Suakin by Capt Parrot, Engineer Officer, Staff, N.S.W Contingent, to Colonel B Edwards., R.E.C.B, Commanding Royal Engineers, Soudan Expedition, 1885. Large
A framed World War I, South Australian, Illuminated Memorial document: Bowden Ward '1914-1918, in Honour of the Lads of Bowden Ward Who-Pulling Aside All Thoughts of Pleasure and Comfort Nobly Offered Their Services in Defence of the Empire' 88 x 68 cm. (f
A framed World War I Illuminated presentation scroll Presented to Clive Elliot from the town of Dandenong on his first departure to the first world war with original signatures note: These scrolls were seldom issued 44 x 32 cm. (image size)
Sydney Parkinson, 'A head of a Chief of New Zealand...' and 'A New Zealand Warrior...', two rare steel engravings from the first edition of the alternative/unofficial account of Cook's first voyage, published, London 1773. The unauthorised publication of P
General Erwin Rommel [1891-1941] 'The Desert Fox': An authority signed as Commander in Chief of the African Panzer Division, 2nd Oct.1941; shortly before the breaking of the Seige of Tobruk. The document confirms the awarding of Distinguished Service Medal
A collection of the Australian Ex Libris Society Journal year books and Annual Reports 1930-1936 beacon press, Sydney, 1930-1936, six years bound as one, leather and cloth binding, 81 mounted colour and black and white book plates, some tipped in, some rep
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