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101 Rabe, Peter From Here to Maternity
London Frederick Muller Ltd. 1955 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Good condition in poor DJ, now protected with plastic sleeve. Damage to spine ends, edges and corners rubbed. Spine faded. Previous owners name on Front endpaper. Pages lightly tanned. Contains B/w illustrations. DJ is tanned with minor loss to spine ends. Folds are rubbed with some minor chipping. Price clipped. ID191641 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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An Elephant Charging My Chookhouse, Reade, Harry
102 Reade, Harry An Elephant Charging My Chookhouse
sydney Lilyfield Publishers 1987 0730102106 / 9780730102106 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 208 pages Life with father during the Australian depression era. ID195855 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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103 Reed, Nicholas The Dinkum Aussie Dunny Companion
Sydney Maxibooks 1993 187566601x / 9781875666010 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Black & white illustrations. 192 pages ID240775 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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104 Robertson, Alan & Taylor, Michael (Editors) The Secret Scrapbook of Professor A. J. Copperthwaite the Lost Genius of English Architecture (Vols 2, 3, 5, 9 &12)
London Grafton 1986 0586070435 / 9780586070437 Softcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good condition - card covers. Some rubbing to spine and wear to edges and corners. Black & white illustrations and diagrams. 64pp ID221004 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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105 Robinson, Robert Prescriptions of a Pox Doctor's Clerk
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1990 0297811436 / 9780297811435 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good +condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. x, 276 pages Collected wit and humour. ID273372 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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A Letter to the Editor, Rubinstein, Stanley
106 Rubinstein, Stanley A Letter to the Editor
London Allan Wingate 1952 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black & white illustrations by Ann Langford Dent. 102 pages In 1951 Stanley Rubinstein wrote a Letter to the Editor of The Sunday Times asking why people wrote Letters to Editors. This provoked a response of 4 personal letters and 20 other letters to the Editor of the paper. He has taken each of the 24 letters and as peg upon which to hang reflections and recollections of the amusing things which had happened in the previous fifty years. The then editor, H.V. Hodson judiciously sums up. ID261311 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Dad & Dave (Australian Classics), Rudd, Steele
107 Rudd, Steele Dad & Dave (Australian Classics)
North Ryde Angus & Robertson 1986 0207149275 / 9780207149276 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a little faded. Page edges strating to tan. Black & white illustrations by a number of Australian artists, including Norman Lindsay, Lionel Lindsay etc 196 pages ID290599 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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108 Rushton, William Pigsticking. A Gentleman's Guide to Sporting Pastimes
London Macdonald & Jane's 1977 035408500X / 9780354085007 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good copy in Good+ dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. Black & white illustrations by the Author 176 pages ID207132 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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109 SAUNDERS, JENNIFER ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS 2
London BBC 1994 0563371129 / 9780563371120 Reprint Hardcover 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 151 PAGES ID216890 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Home Is On Top Of A Dog House, Schulz, Charles
110 Schulz, Charles Home Is On Top Of A Dog House
Kennebunkport, Maine Cider Mill Press Book Publishers 2006 1933662085 / 9781933662084 1st thus Hardback 
Square 12mo [15cm x 15cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial boards in Near Fine Dust jacket. Dustjacket now protected in purpose made plastic sleeve. Illustrated in two-tone by Charles Schulz. Unpaginated Snoopy's very special take on life. The first Peanuts Classic Edition. ID296445 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Big Fat Cat Book, Searle, Ronald
111 Searle, Ronald Big Fat Cat Book
London Macmillan 1982 0333341287 / 9780333341285 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations. unpaginated ID294859 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Illustrated Winespeak Ronald Searle's Wicked World of Winetasting, Searle, Ronald
112 Searle, Ronald The Illustrated Winespeak Ronald Searle's Wicked World of Winetasting
London Souvenir Press 1983 0285625926 / 9780285625921 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17cm x 22cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations. Unpaginated Searle's satirical take on the pretensions of wine tasting and wine language. ID277184 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Rake's Progress, Searle, Ronald
113 Searle, Ronald The Rake's Progress
London Perpetua Books 1955 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ is price-clipped awith edgewear and small chip to top of spine edge - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by Ronald Searle. Overall a nice copy. Bookplate to Front Pastedown and faint impression of pre-decimal era price to half-title page. 120pages In a series of picture stories in the tradition of Hogarth, Searle comments on follies and foibles of the age. ID296049 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Zoodiac, Searle, Ronald
114 Searle, Ronald Zoodiac
New York Pantheon Books 1977 0394500628 / 9780394500621 1st US Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light coloured dustjacket slightly yellowed at edges. Colour illustrations by Ronald Searle. unpaginated The creatures of the zodiac delightfully caricatured as only Searle could. ID265005 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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1066 and All That. A Memorable History of England, comprising all the parts you can remember including 103 Good Things, 5 Bad Kings and 2 Genuine Dates, Sellar, Walter Carruthers & Yeatman, Robert Julian
115 Sellar, Walter Carruthers & Yeatman, Robert Julian 1066 and All That. A Memorable History of England, comprising all the parts you can remember including 103 Good Things, 5 Bad Kings and 2 Genuine Dates
London The Folio Society 1992 3rd Printing Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition in Very Good slipcase. Introduction by Ned Sherrin. Illustrated by John Reynolds. 116 pages A lovely edition of this timeless humour classic. ID178676 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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116 Sherrin, Ned Cutting Edge or Back in the Knife Box, Miss Sharp : Ned Sherrin's anthology of Wit
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1984 0460045946 / 9780460045940 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. x, 261pp ID239107 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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117 Sherwood, Peter; Alderdice, Gary The World's Best Tennis Book Ever
Adelaide Lincoln Green Publishing 1981 9627028096 / 9789627028093 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 21cm x 29cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as black and white drawings and cartoons. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. 96 pages A humorous take on tennis and its players. ID272378 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Nancy Singh Letters, Singh, Nancy
118 Singh, Nancy The Nancy Singh Letters
Adelaide Wakefield Press 2010 186254848X / 9781862548480 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 232 pages A delightful 'insight' into modern public service and politics. Definitely tongue in cheek! ID263920 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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119 Smith, H. Allen Lo, the Former Egyptian!
London Arthur Barker 1955 Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar sleeve. Dustjacket is creased and chipped at edges. Several closed tears to spine. Book is in excellent condition apart from some very light tanning to prelims. Black & white illustrations by Leo Hershfield. 207 pages ID214325 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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120 Smith, Keith A Word From Children (Signed by Author)
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1960 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Fair Dustjacket - Dustjacket now protected. DJ is torn and chipped but held together with clear plastic archival protector. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 175pages. ID7861 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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