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https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_023.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_022.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_021.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_020.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_019.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_018.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_017.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_016.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_015.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_014.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_013.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_012.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_010.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_009.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_008.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_007.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_006.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_005.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_004.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_003.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_002.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Bookplates/rb_bookplates_001.jpg
Digital reproduction of individual bookplate from a collection of Australian bookplates, held in the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection.  

War in the Pacific.pdf
"The following pages give a short outline of the more recent happenings in he Pacific zone. Much of the material is first-hand knowledge, collected in the years of travel and investigation in the Far East, made possible by my work as a newspaper…

Australian Ladies Annual 1878.pdf
Contributions by: "Tasma", H.N.B., Mrs. J.A. Bode, Mrs. Dampier, Mrs. Cross, Mrs. Meredith, "Sylvia", Mrs. T.P. Hill, "Little Rosebud", Miss Donnelly, Miss Cheeseman, "Constance Craig", Miss Card, and others.
"First year of publication"

rb-map_001.pdf
Railway and tramway map of Melbourne and suburbs with tram time tables : showing railways, cable tramways, electric tramways, authorised electric additions. Inset: Sunshine.

rb-monographs-011.pdf
" The true philosophy of life is the endeavour to realize our aspirations - to love our best thoughts, which, like wandering angels, visit us in our better moments. ours of quiet and retirement give us glimpses of a better and a holier life which…

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…

rb-monographs-008.pdf
[...] Diogenes Laertius divides the philosophy of the Greeks into the Ionic, beginning with Anaximander, and ending with Theophrastus (in which class, he includes the Socratic philosophy and all its various ramifications) ; and the Italian, beginning…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_YellowBacks_012.pdf
Yellow-backs were published in Britain in the late-nineteenth century and were cheap volumes aimed at a popular audience.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_YellowBacks_011.pdf
Cover states this is 15th edition; title-page the 16th.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_YellowBacks_010.pdf
Ownership signature: M. Macdonald, Ballarat.

rb_YellowBacks_009.pdf
In original yellow pictorial boards. Cf. Sadleir, 3582.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_YellowBacks_008.pdf
From the collection of John Holroyd.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_YellowBacks_007.pdf
From the collection of Anne and F. G. Renier, with the initials of Anne Renier.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_025.pdf
As a handbook for teachers to be used in Queensland state primary schools, the book provides a complex array of notes, talks, activities, quizzes, etc. Each topic is tailored to particular student groups, for example, ?origin of the Good Foods? is…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_027.pdf
Front cover shows a spaceman eating an ice cream cone. Motif possibly inspired by the Russian spacecraft, "Sputnik" which was in orbit from 4 October 1957 to 4 January 1958.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_026.pdf
For children, promoting the use of Ovaltine.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_024.pdf
Dr Younger Ross wrote this book ‘primarily for mothers with the intent of helping them in the many difficulties which arise in feeding their children’. The book covers all stages of childhood, from five to seventeen years of age. Ross believed…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_022.pdf
A Guide provides textbook material for Infant welfare nurses, who were at the forefront of the transference of knowledge to mothers about their children. From the research of Dr Scantlebury Brown, it was first published as ‘Guide to Infant…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_021.pdf
Thomas Brodribb, a former Inspector-General of Schools and Head of the Education Department of Victoria, provided the Manual of Health as an accompaniment to lessons on health and temperance prescribed by the Victorian curriculum. The book has eight…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_019.pdf
In another introduction to reforming diet and health of school children, Philip Muskett pays particular attention to the importance of the Australian climate in relation to all aspects of diet and health. He notes that earlier books were overly…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_018.pdf
Designed to be read by children as part of the Story Book series of Whitcombe and Tombs, We Must Eat! tells the story of two children, Bob and Margaret in their quest of find out what’s a diet. They are helped through their exploration by Ms…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_017.pdf
Produced in the first half of the 20th century for the Executive of the ‘Twenty-First Annual Sydney Health and Milk Week Campaign’. Health week was founded in 1921 by Professor Harvey Sutton and Dr J S Purdy ‘ to focus public attention for one…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_016.pdf
Esther Alice Chadwick begins her book with the Greek etymology of hygiene - hygeia. She argues that ‘by studying hygiene we learn how to prevent sickness and disease, to keep the body and mind strong and alert, and to preserve their powers as long…
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