Bendigo Pottery

A Selection of Wares 1858 - 1990
432 pages, hardback book,
History of the Bendigo Pottery with historical photographs, advertisements, letter heads,pottery marks, old price lists, line drawings.
Sections on
Barrels, Bottles, Demijohns, Filters, Inks, Jars, Jugs, Teapots, Miscellaneous wares, Majolica, Parian and Waverley wares and the revival period.
Histories of the firms for whom the barrels, jars and filters were made.
Data base of bottles accompanied by over 200 photographs of bottles. Also data base for demijohns, from records available.
$49.95 plus $13 postage.


 


 

Bendigo Pottery

Waverley Ware period
64 pages, mostly full colour, stapled back.
Wares manufactured at the pottery from around 1930 to late 1940s.
Line drawings from pattern books.
An excellent book to take to the fairs, markets, opportunity shops so one can make comparisons.
$25 plus $3 postage.


 


 

Notably Newbridge & Poseidon, pre 1925.

238 pages B&W A4 pages, laminated limp cover. An excellent history on the township of Newbridge. Plenty of historical photographs and old advertisements.
Read about the big gold nuggets found at nearby Poseidon, a short lived goldfield.
This book is a must for those people that are interested in our early history.
$44.95 Post paid.


 



 

Bottle and Jar related Trade Marks pre 1900.

Laminated softbacks.
Volume 1, 104 pages with brewery bitters, pharmacy lines, eucalyptus oil, cleaners etc.
Volume 2, 112 pages with aerated waters, food, butter, whisky and wine.
Each $19.95 each plus $3.50 postage.


These books were proudly set up, printed and bound in Australia.
Below is a Full set $495 plus $25 postage or courier (Australia Only)

A superb five volume set of books dealing with the first one hundred years of mechanised agriculture in Australia.
Each volume has a laminated printed case bound cover, every book being section sewn thus will endure constant handling by any serious collector, historian or academic.
These books have been compiled from many reference sources over the past three years, it having been basically a full time project.
The print run was 524 copies of each, which will be offered as a set of five books or as individual books.
It is advisable that the serious collector should purchase the five volumes as it is anticipated that this book, as a set, will become very sought after in years to come.

ONLY 170 sets left. These books are getting rave reviews from serious collectors who have purchased a set so BUY YOUR SET NOW WHILST STOCKS LAST.


 


 

A Century of Farmyard Relics in Australia 1840 - 1940 Volume 1

640 pages.
Deals with windmills and water related, grubbers,
fencing and wire strainers, manures/ spreaders, sprays, poisons,
bait, rabbit traps, skins, buggies, buggy plates,
wagons, carts, blacksmith and wheelwright.
$99.95 plus $13 postage anywhere in Australia.


 


 

A Century of Farmyard Relics in Australia 1840 - 1940 Volume 2

640 pages.
Deals with dip and drenches, shearing machines,
hand pieces, wool presses, caring for animals,
saddles, harness, collars, cans, milking machines,
separators and churns.
$99.95 plus $13 postage anywhere in Australia.

 


 

A Century of Farmyard Relics in Australia 1840 - 1940 Volume 3

640 pages.
Deals with old stationary engines, portable and traction engines,
old tractors, saws and saw benches, chain saws, for the smithy,
old tool sand spanners, old makers plates & plaques.
$99.95 plus $13 postage anywhere in Australia.


 


 

A Century of Farmyard Relics in Australia 1840 - 1940 Volume 4

696 pages.
Deals with the machinery manufacturers.
$99.95 plus $13 postage anywhere in Australia.


 


 

A Century of Farmyard Relics in Australia 1840 - 1940 Volume 5

704 pages.
Deals with more machinery manufacturers including ploughs,
cropping ect and the machinery agents.
$99.95 plus $13 postage anywhere in Australia.