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Australian school textbooks

Title

Australian school textbooks

Description

The Australian Schools Textbook Collection comprises textbooks used in Australian primary and secondary schools wherever published.

Subject

School textbooks and education

Items in the Australian school textbooks collection

The meaning of womanhood : for girls
"Brochures issued to members only" -- t.p. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Children's Literature Research Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The meaning of manhood : for boys
"Brochures issued to members only" -- t.p. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Children's Literature Research Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The story of life : sex hygiene for boys and girls
"Brochures issued to members only" -- t.p. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Children's Literature Research Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Sunlight Australian A.B.C
Advertises Sunlight soap. "... this little book has been compiled that the young reader may want to understand the beautiful and curious birds and animals with which our land is enriched. This book is designed by Lever Brothers Limited to whet the…

Semco playcard album
A needlework sampler with printed designs for very young children. The designs include counting, alphabet, toy and fairy tale themes. Some of the illustrations are embroidered with a running stitch in various coloured wools. Each page has a short…

Mary's scrap book
The author of is Mary Matilda Howard. Written in the form of a dialogue. Added illustrated title page. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Children's Literature Research Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for…

Schools Patriotic Fund Knitting Book
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Joey Koala's Australian ABC
Muir, 3770. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Children's Literature Research Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Blinky Bill's ABC book
Another variation on p.1 with four dancing animals, i.e., three koalas and an ant. Series A155. Variants exist. One with pagination which includes both covers. Another with pagination which excludes covers. Some which include both covers do not have…

Bicycle game for 2, 3 or 4 players
Printed folding board game featuring cyling path from "club" to "home" a distance of 99 miles along a sequentialy numbered line labelled with setbacks and rewards.

The C.O.R. road safety colouring competition 1954 Victorian section
"Issued free. 309 prizes, no entry fee. Open to children between the ages of 6 and 14""Let courtesy reign on the Queen's Highway""A contribution to the Australian Road Safety Council's campaign."Features Ginger Meggs comic strip characters. Original…

Only a jockey boy : a tale of the Australian turf
M RARE copy has bookplate of Anne and F. G. Renier. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Bush tracks
"This book is a supplementary reader ... the first three of the Bush Book series" ...Cover. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high…

Playmates : the Victorian readers first book
Illustrations by Marjorie Howden. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Holidays : the Victorian Readers second book
Illustrations by Marjorie Howden. Date taken from publishers code. "10021/61"First edition 1953. For children. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library…

Nari and Minala go to Darwin
Illustrations by Katherine Morris. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Nari and Minala go to school
Illustrations by Katherine Morris. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The Kangaroo book
Illustrations by Katherine Morris. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The Goanna book
Illustrations by Katherine Morris. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The Emu book
Illustrations by Katherine Morris. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Australian Schools Textbook Collection. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

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