Book sale

The Chancellor's Committee is relocating warehouses and is having a monster sale to clear overstocked books. Further savings are offered for any purchase of 30 or more copies of items marked with an asterisk. Please ask for a special price.

Orders can be made by emailing the completed order form (PDF | DOC) to , or by visiting the shop located under the Quadrangle Clock Tower.



Items

   

AUSTRALIA'S FIRST
VOLUME 1 & 2*

The definitive history of the University of Sydney 1850 -1990 – Australia’s first university

Was $90 Now $20

 

AUSTRALIA'S FIRST
VOLUME 1*

The definitive history of the University of Sydney 1850 -1939 – Australia’s first university

Was $45  Now $10

 

AUSTRALIA'S FIRST
VOLUME 2*

The definitive history of the University of Sydney 1940 -1990 – Australia’s first university

Was $45  Now $10

     

ARCHIBALD LIVERSIDGE, FRS

A. Liversidge's role in the development of the sciences in Australia and the Faculty of Science, the University of Sydney

$45

 

 

PEN SKETCHES*
Alan Gamble

Sketches of University Scenes by an accomplished architect

$25 Now $5 (Green)
$28 Now $6 (White)

MUSEUM

Stunning photographs of the natural history specimens in the University's Macleay Museum collection

$65 (Very limited copies at this price)

     

UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY ARCHITECTURE

Photos and information on 100+ buildings on the University of Sydney campuses

Signed copy $35

GREAT HALL GUIDE*

Guide to the features and historical associations in the Great Hall

Was $20  Now $7

 JOHN I HUNTER*

Biography of an early leader in the Faculty of Medicine,

Was $20  Now $5

     

STEPHEN ROBERTS*

Brief biography of former Vice-Chancellor and historian

Was $12  Now $5

WRITING ON THE WALL*

Translations and explanations of the many Greek and Latin inscriptions on campus buildings

Was $12  Now $4


ANCIENT VOICES, MODERN ECHOES

Catalogue of an important exhibition on theatre in the Greek world


$20

     

BELLS OF REMEMBRANCE

The War Memorial Carillon, honouring those who died in WWI

$13

BRIEF HISTORY OF SYDNEY UNI

Essay on the University’s history and place in society

$10

 

COLONIAL MASTERPIECE

An architectural appreciation of the University’s Great Hall

$6

     

ORBITER DICTA

Collected opinion pieces from the University News by former Vice-Chancellor Gavin Brown

$10

PATRONS & DEVOTION

Scholarly study of the Fisher Library’s 15th century French Book of Hours

$33

CAZNEAUX

Beautiful photographic story by photographer Harold Cazneaux, commissioned in 1927 to celebrate the University's 75th anniversary

$6 (limited copies)

     

AUSTRALIAN NOBEL LAUREATES

Essays on Australian creativity exemplified by our most honoured people


$25

NICHOLSON MUSEUM

Highlights of the magnificent collections in this important museum

$30

 

PICTURES FROM THE COLLECTION

Highlights of the University’s renowned art collection

Hardcover $20
Softcover $15

     

AUSTRALIA'S FIRST:
A Pictorial History of the University of Sydney 1850-1990

$30

PIONEER WOMEN
GRADUATES

From the first woman graduate in 1885, this book tells the story of women graduates of the University of Sydney

$7

 

NEWTOWN TARTS

A history of the University of Sydney Women's Sport Association 1910-1995

$10 (limited copies)


BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE*

Biographical record of University members who died in WWII,

Was $45  Now $5

 

HERMANN BLACK*

Selected graduation addresses by a master orator and University leader

Was $19  Now $5