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  • Collection: Monash University Library Rare Books: Monographs Collection

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Fairy_Tales_Collection/rb_fairytales_017.pdf
The fairy book series

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…

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_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_016_compressed.pdf
A mid-19th century manuscript cook book containing recipes and notes on household management. Written in a notebook, quarter-leather bound. Appears to be mainly English recipes but with the occassional reference to hot climate fair like Life Guards'…

rb_Yellowbacks_005.pdf
In this small book, a cheap volume intended for sale at railway stations, John George Wood describes some basic gymnastic exercises. He covers exercises both with and without apparatuses, such as parallel bars, poles, and ropes, with accompanying…

rb_manuscripts_011_compressed.pdf
Manuscript album of handwritten poems, many of which are of loss and mourning, some correspondence loosely-inserted

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.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb-monographs-001.pdf
With the compliments of Anthony Hordern & Sons, Limited, Sydney
Issued to members of the Australian Military and Naval Forces in Great Britain, France and elsewhere by authority of the High Commissioner for Australia.

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-

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_029.pdf
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)

rb-monographs-009.pdf
[...] The object of the Novum Organum, and of Bacon's philosophy in general, is, statd summarily, to enlarge the dominion of man, 'Regnum Hominis' ad he phrases it, by increasing his knowledge of Nature and his power over her operations. This end can…

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/Fairy_Tales_Collection/rb_fairytales_015.pdf
The fairy book series

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_manuscripts_001.pdf
A pioneer newspaper from Mashonaland (Northern region of Zimbabwe). Handwritten and printed with a cyclostyle. The paper focuses on the first Matabele War between troops from the British South Africa Company and the Ndebele Kingdom.
Started July 21,…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Exhibitions/RareBooks/TallTales/rb-ex-tall-tales-case003-001.pdf
This item features in the Monash University Library exhibition Tall Tales and True: Journeys Real and Imagined. View the virtual exhibition

rb-LindsayShaw-002.pdf
Coloured lithograph illustrations, with text lithographed as handwriting.

rb_manuscripts_003.pdf
Conditional pardon No. 306.

rb-monographs-007.pdf
Booklabel: Convent of Our Lady of Mercy, Melbourne.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Fairy_Tales_Collection/rb_fairytales_023.pdf
"First printed October 1884 ... reset for issue in 'Silver library' July 1893 ... reprinted February 1898."

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_WWI_018.pdf
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"

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…

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Exhibitions/RareBooks/TallTales/rb-ex-tall-tales-case006-002a.tif
This item features in the Monash University Library exhibition Tall Tales and True: Journeys Real and Imagined. View the virtual exhibition