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State Library of Victoria

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Works: 1,271 works in 1,432 publications in 1 language and 5,679 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Diaries  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Photographer, Contributor
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Most widely held works about State Library of Victoria
 
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Love and devotion : from Persia and beyond by Susan Scollay( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jointly published by Macmillan and the State Library of Victoria in association with the Bodleian Library, Oxford, this book accompanies an exhibition of original manuscripts relating to Persian poetry and its milieu to be held at the State Library from March 2012
Burke & Wills : the scientific legacy of the Victorian Exploring Expedition by Edmund Bernard Joyce( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals for the first time the true extent and limits of the scientific achievements of the Burke and Wills Expedition
Bottersnikes and other lost things : a celebration of Australian illustrated children's books by Juliet O'Conor( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schooldays - Morality and family - Home and land - Journeys - Other worlds
Gardenesque : a celebration of Australian gardening by Richard Aitken( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gardenesque is a wonderful ramble through more than 200 years of Australian gardening and garden making. Richard Aitken takes the reader on a visual tour of stunning images from the State Library of Victoria's extensive collections ... ". "The diversity of Australia's gardening heritage is revealed in selections from a wide range of books, pamphlets, plans, paintings and prints".--BOOKJACKET
National treasures from Australia's great libraries( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Website for the exhibition. "National Treasures from Australia's Great Libraries brings together, for the first time, more than 170 extraordinary items that have shaped our nation. Drawn from the magnificent collections of Australia's National, State and Territory libraries, the exhibition contains a diverse range of manuscripts, maps, drawings, paintings and objects - from the everyday to the exotic - all linked to Australia. This exhibition is an initiative of the Council of Australian State Libraries (CASL) and has been managed by the National Library of Australia. It will tour to every state and territory capital city from December 3 2005 to August 2007."
The medieval imagination : illuminated manuscripts from Cambridge, Australia and New Zealand : presented by the State Library of Victoria by Bronwyn Stocks( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the exhibition in Australia, at the State Library of Victoria, of more than 40 spectacular and precious Cambridge manuscripts dated from the 8th to the 16th centuries. They are accompanied by an equal number of excellent examples drawn from collections in Australia and New Zealand, previously unpublished
The Henty journals : a record of farming, whaling, and shipping at Portland Bay, 1834-1839( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An invaluable record both of the introduction of well-ordered English farming methods to a new land and the harvesting and decimation of the populations of southern right whales which were once so prolific in Portland Bay
Perils of the studio : inside the artistic affairs of bohemian Melbourne by Alex Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Focusing on Melbourn's inner-cry bohemia, including the famous Grosvenor Chambers at 9 Collins Street, this book is the first major work to examine the role of the studio in Australian art."--Dust jacket
Treasures of the State Library of Victoria by Bev Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication of this book celebrates the 150th anniversary of the laying of the State Library of Victoria's foundation stone by the then Governor, Sir Charles Hotham, on the 3rd of July 1854
Your most obedient servant : selected letters : 1938-1996 by B. A Santamaria( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and career - Letters - Commentary
Victorian treasures from the La Trobe Collection, State Library of Victoria by Anne Glover( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare books, paintings and manuscripts illustrating Victoria's history from European exploration and settlement to Federation and the first federal parliament ; includes depictions of Aboriginal people
Australian modern : the architecture of Stephenson & Turner by Philip Goad( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique pictorial overview of the work of Stephenson and Turner, the architectural firm that came to be regarded as 'the colossus of Australian architectural practices', with offices located across Australia and New Zealand. Authors from University of Melbourne, Victoria
Australian art and artists to 1950 : a bibliography based on the holdings of the State Library of Victoria by Elizabeth Hanks( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential but unplanned : the story of Melbourne's lanes by Weston Bate( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a thorough history of Melbourne's lanes and alleys with wonderful photographs and maps
Victoria's national parks : a centenary history by Esther Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public libraries image handbook by Kevin Hennah( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This practical book by retail consultant, Kevin Hennah, is specifically for public library staff who are looking for ways to transform their library branch on a budget. Drawing on experience gained while conducting training at Victorian public libraries, Kevin Hennah has included his best advice for libraries in this short book. Featuring a range of great ideas for visual merchandising on a budget, the Image Handbook also describes visual merchandising equipment recommended for use in libraries, and lists suggested suppliers". -- from State Library of Victoria website
Local government reform in Victoria( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much ado about Melbourne : from maps to movies -- the creative that makes a city by Jenny Sinclair( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What shapes the character of Melbourne, and from where does it get its x-factor? Jenny Sinclair goes in search of the answers and discovers that it's all in our head - or at least our collective imagination. Much Ado About Melbourne is a whimsical and absorbing survey of the city's creativity, from Hoddle's Grid to the cultural achievements that help put us on the world map. Celebrating the tales, spirit and sensibilities that make this metropolis, it charts the evolution of Melbourne through its music, art, literature, film, stories, transport, maps and people
Bruno Leti : the matrix : remembering Giorgio Morandi : equilibrium and strength by Bruno Leti( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In printmaking, the artform along with painting, photography and the making of artists' books that has occupied Bruno Leti for the last half century, the matrix is the object that carries the image the artist has made with the intention of making an impression on a piece of paper when it is run through a press at high pressure
 
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Burke & Wills : the scientific legacy of the Victorian Exploring Expedition
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Bottersnikes and other lost things : a celebration of Australian illustrated children's booksGardenesque : a celebration of Australian gardeningNational treasures from Australia's great librariesThe medieval imagination : illuminated manuscripts from Cambridge, Australia and New Zealand : presented by the State Library of VictoriaThe Henty journals : a record of farming, whaling, and shipping at Portland Bay, 1834-1839Perils of the studio : inside the artistic affairs of bohemian MelbourneImagination, books & community in medieval Europe : papers of a conference held at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, 29-31 May, 2008 in conjunction with an exhibition "The medieval imagination", 28 March-15 June 2008Your most obedient servant : selected letters : 1938-1996
Alternative Names

controlled identityPublic Library, Museums, and National Gallery (Vic.)

Biblioteca Estatal de Vitória

bibliothèque d'État du Victoria

Library of Victoria

Library of Victoria Melbourne

Melbourne public library

Perpustakaan Negara Bagian Victoria

Public library of Victoria

Public library of Victoria (Melbourne, Australie)

Staatsbibliotheek van Victoria

Ŝtata Biblioteko de Viktorio

State Library Victoria

Victoria, Australia State Library, Melbourne

Victoria State Library

Βιβλιοθήκη της Πολιτείας της Βικτώρια

Государственная библиотека Виктории

Державна бібліотека Вікторії

ספריית המדינה של ויקטוריה

کتابخانه ایالتی ویکتوریا

빅토리아 주립 도서관

ビクトリア州立図書館

维多利亚州立图书馆

Languages
English (78)