Browse Items (185 total)

  • Collection: Monash University Library Rare Books: Monographs Collection

rb_manuscripts_015.pdf
Early 19th century English cook book containing approx. 175 recipes, hand-written in a notebook, quarter-leather bound with marbled boards. Dates on recipes range from 1812 to 1818.
Purchased from Michael Treloar, 31 October 1995. Purchased with…

rb_manuscripts_007.pdf
Pencil on paper, laid down on thin card (mount foxed). Inscription beneath image 1 in McCrae's distinctive hand. Inscription reads: "What was that? That's the cat!!". Lower margin of the mount inscribed in pencil in a different (but contemporary)…

rb_manuscripts_006.pdf
Handwritten. Hand drawn inked illustrations on front and back covers. Paper cover has been pasted to the notebook. Colophon: Wholly set up and printed in Australia by the Eire Inc Press. Pages 79 to 86 have been removed from the manuscript.

rb_manuscripts_003.pdf
Conditional pardon No. 306.

rb_manuscripts_017.pdf
Carbon paper copy letter books of personal and business correspondence dated from May 1880-Sept. 1881 and May 1183 to June 1886. Loose correspondence [4 pages] from the Melbourne International Exhibition 1880 dated from May to September 1881,…

rb_manuscripts_013.pdf
Journal of a young girl's voyage on a Mediterranean cruise of the S.S. Aquitania (Cunard White Star Line), most likely written as a school project in the United States. The journal describes leaving New York, some of the journey,

rb_manuscripts_012.pdf
Fourteen page holograph manuscript of "Not Modern At All". An essay on women in literature.

rb_manuscripts_010_compressed.pdf
Includes manuscript copies of music for songs in the repertoire of James Payne. Also includes, pasted in, some pages taken from printed sheet music. Illustrated by colour cartoons by James Payne.

rb_manuscripts_004.pdf
An original convict manuscript record written for Robert Dane (b. 1820). He was court martialled and convicted of mutinous conduct whilst serving as a soldier on 11 March 1840. Transported for life, he left Dublin on 16 December, 1840 on the convict…

Model Engineer's Handbook and Catalogue.pdf
"Model engineer" series. 2nd Edition. Contains a signature: Victor Gale

rb_pamphlet_02.pdf
Set of second issue with the Nickleby characters names replaced

rb_pamphlet_01.pdf
"To-day, with the tremendous advances made in science, we know a great deal more about how to keep well and, in consequence, we lead longer, more useful, happier lives. But there is a good deal of information that women could and should have. Too…

rb_Williams.pdf
Folio ledger book, lacking lower board and backstrip; original cloth covered upper board (heavily stained) and top leather corner (lacking the bottom leather corner); marbled front endpapers; front paste-down with original stationer's label of Thomas…

And still I see it.pdf
Catalogue of the exhibition at Drill Hall Gallery, ANU, 26 July - 20 August, 1995

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Punch issue no. 3080, vol. CXXI, Aug. 6, 1914. Contains local news as well as articles and cartoons of the war. Engraving on cover "Setting fire to Europe."

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_041.pdf
Society, music, drama, sport, etc.'.

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This publication was prepared early in 1915. When a copy was submitted to the censor he forbade its issue. So the work has taken five years to reach the public.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_039.pdf
Began in 1863. Editors: 1863-87, Marcelin; 1887- Baudouin; - G. Diaz de Soria. Publication suspended Sept. 17, 1870-July 1, 1871. Issue No. 22

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Began in 1863. Editors: 1863-87, Marcelin; 1887- Baudouin; - G. Diaz de Soria. Publication suspended Sept. 17, 1870-July 1, 1871. Issue No. 43

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Began in 1863. Editors: 1863-87, Marcelin; 1887- Baudouin; - G. Diaz de Soria. Publication suspended Sept. 17, 1870-July 1, 1871. Issue No. 4

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Began in 1863. Editors: 1863-87, Marcelin; 1887- Baudouin; - G. Diaz de Soria. Publication suspended Sept. 17, 1870-July 1, 1871. Issue No. 18

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_035.pdf
Title varies slightly. 10th issue, realeased on the 19th of December, 1914. Annual special number of: Australasian traveller, 1904-1924, and, Australian traveller, 1925-

rb_WWI_034.pdf
The first two pages of the Monday evening of "The Herald", edition no 13,344, for November 11, 1918

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_033.pdf
Bound first with seven other pieces of sheet music. Ms. list of the contents on the cover, dated 24/6/18. Cover note: For Empire and Commonwealth to the King and nation. Signature: Elvie Darvall Williams.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_032.pdf
For voice and piano. "... in J.C. Williamson's Ltd. ... pantomime 'The house that Jack built."-- Cover. Covers vary - Rare copy is a portrait of Constance Cayley in uniform. From the collection of Gwen Wale. "1918 (Lillydale State School Concert)"

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_031.pdf
For voice and piano. A harmonised version for chorus printed on p. [4] of the score. This copy is incomplete

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For voice and piano. At head of title: Dedicated to our gallant Anzacs. Words of chorus printed on cover ; full words (verses and chorus) printed on verso of cover. "Sole agents for New South Wales and Queensland, J. Albert & Son." (cover)

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_028.pdf
For voice and piano. "A song for the nation, march song and chorus". "Introduced and sung with great success by Bessie Sutton". Cover has portrait photograph of Bessie Sutton. "Also arranged by L.L. Howarde as a march and played everywhere with…

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For voice and piano. "New edition of the great patriotic song" -- Cover. Includes a special verse for the year 1914. Publisher's no.: 52.

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For piano. Publication date from date of music advertised on back cover.

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Pl. no. : 34284. Publisher's no. : 1201. Digital master available ; National Library of Australia, Music collection ; nla.mus-vn102689

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_020.pdf
Popular sixpenny edition ; no. 594. "By special arrangement with Francis, Day & Hunter, London." Copy 1 cover illustration shows a ventriloquist and his doll, "Sidney James and "Billy" of the Royal Strollers." Copy 2 illustration shows Hugh Steyne.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_019.pdf
For voice and piano. "Welcome home edition."

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For medium voice and piano; includes symbols for ukulele in original key, piano-accordeon, banjo and guitar, and charts for ukulele. "Dedicated to the A.I.F." , "Keep your tail up Mr. Kangaroo"

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_017.pdf
Rare copy from the Richard Travers Collection. Includes nominal roll.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_016.pdf
Reissue of Remnants from Randwick. No. 2. Illustration on front cover, by Fred Brown, shows a soldier in bed, sketching.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_014.pdf
One photograph album with ownership inscription, "Clarence Holt, 'Corrahymn', Hartington St, Elsternwick". Photographs of Melbourne, War Bond banners, State Savings Bank (Elizabeth St.), Portarlington, S.S. Edina, Heidelberg, Caulfield Military…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_012.pdf
Rare copy from Lindsay Shaw Collection. Open door (Melbourne, Vic. : 1920)

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_011.pdf
Rare copy from the Lindsay Shaw Collection. Written for children, "with the approval of the Tasmanian Education Dept."

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_009.pdf
Single-leaf flier calling for produce and various articles to be donated to the Red Cross for sending to "sick and wounded soldiers at home and abroad", as "Valentine gifts". "Supplement to N.S.W. Red Cross Record, January 12th 1916."