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One of these things is not like the others…

We begin 2017 with our eleventh shortlist. Although we haven’t explicitly titled this one it brings together a handful of Australiana books and ephemera, including legal documents, early newspapers and works on Aboriginals and Australian Town Planning. Item no.8, however, is something else altogether – a nineteenth century teleorama or tunnel-book, most likely created to celebrate the building of the Arc De Triomphe, which was completed in 1836. We hope you enjoy…

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