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141 Starke, Ruth Writers, Readers & Rebels Upfront and backstage at Australia's top literary festival
Adelaide Wakefield Press 1998 1862544433 / 9781862544437 Trade Paperbk 
Very Good+ condition. 256pages ID5081 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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The Novels of James Hanley, Stokes, Edward
142 Stokes, Edward The Novels of James Hanley
Melbourne F.W. Cheshire 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. Dustjacket has some very light edgewear and some minor soiling, as well as a small round patch at base of spine - partly coloured to disguise it. DJ is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Overall a quite nice copy of this scarce title. 204 pages A study of one of the most neglected English novelists. Hanley is well respected for his sea and seafaring works. ID285603 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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143 Strickland, Geoffrey Stendahl The Education of a Novelist
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1974 0521098378 / 9780521098373 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Cover slightly chipped. Some pages are lightly rubbed/creased at corners. Slight musty odour 302 pages ID236282 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Patrick White Fiction and the Unconscious, Tacey, David J.
144 Tacey, David J. Patrick White Fiction and the Unconscious
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1988 0195548671 / 9780195548679 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. Black & white illustrations. 269 pages Put simply, the author's argument is that Patrick White's fiction is dominated by the workings of his unconscious mind. ID142314 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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145 Taylor, Jenny Notebooks/Memoirs/Archives: Reading and Rereading Doris Lessing
Boston Routledge & Kegan Paul 1982 071009034X / 9780710090348 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. xii, 251 pages Written from a feminist political perspective, this series of essays aims to combine technical exploration of Lessing's work with a sense of of her histoircal, political and personal development. ID267317 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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146 Thompson, Boris THE PREMATURE REVOLUTION Russian Literature and Society 1917-1946
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 0297994506 / 9780297994503 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar sleeve. DJ has some small nicks. 325pages ID104873 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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147 Thompson, Brian; Viggiani, Carl A. (Editors) Witnessing Andre Malraux. Visions and Re-visions
Middletown, Connecticut Wesleyan University Press 1988 0819561371 / 9780819561374 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Ink underling Pp76-78. Lower edges marked. viii, 226 pages literary criticism and interpretation. ID267359 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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148 Todd, Janet The Sign of Angellica: Women, Writing and Fiction, 1660-1800
London Virago Press 1989 0860685764 / 9780860685760 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Light remainder mark to bottom-edge. 328 pages ''In this scholarly and entertaining work, Janet Todd takes as her subject the entry of women in to literature as a profession in the Restoration and eighteenth century." Back blurb. ID253742 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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149 Todd, Richard Iris Murdoch
London Methuen 1984 041635420 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Slight browning at upper page edge. 112 pages ID206512 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Iris Murdoch The Shakespearian Interest, Todd, Richard
150 Todd, Richard Iris Murdoch The Shakespearian Interest
London Vision Press 1979 0854782141 / 9780854782147 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dustjacket has a faded spine and small sticker mark to face. 134pages ID8658 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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151 Townsend, John Rowe A Sense of Story. Essays on Contemporary Writers for Children
London Longman Group Limited 1971 0582154677 / 9780582154674 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper - part whited out. 216 pages ID264024 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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Australian Little Magazines 1923-1954 Their Role in Forming and Reflecting Literary Trends, Tregenza, John
152 Tregenza, John Australian Little Magazines 1923-1954 Their Role in Forming and Reflecting Literary Trends
Adelaide Libraries Board of South Australia 1964 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size. Very Good in a Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear and some creasing to dustjacket edges and corners which also has a faded spine. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 108pages Looks at how the more than fifty magazines came to be founded, who wrote for them, what trends they reflected, what they reveal about reactions of Australian writers to world crises. ID175758 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Who Was Who Among English and European Authors 1931-1949 [3 Volumes], Various
153 Various Who Was Who Among English and European Authors 1931-1949 [3 Volumes]
Detroit Gale Research Company 1978 0810300400 / 9780810300408 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Nice deep blue covers with red and gilt labels and titles to spine and face. 1564 pages Based on Entries Which First Appeared in "The Author's and Writer's Who's Who & Reference Guide'', Originally Compiled by Edward Martell and L.G. Pine, and in "Who's Who Among Living Authors of Older Nations," Originally Compiled by Alberta Lawrence. These are heavy books and may require additional postage. International customers should check postage costs with us before ordering. ID251482 
Price: 80.00 AUD
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A Brief Take on the Australian Novel, Vernay, Jean-Francois
154 Vernay, Jean-Francois A Brief Take on the Australian Novel
Mile End, SA Wakefield Press 2016 1743054041 / 9781743054048 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. 234 pages Offers a sweeping view of Australian writing since colonialism. Written from an outsider's perspective, this single-authored overview will appeal to readers through its playful, jargon-free and potentially contentious account of the Australian novel. ID288434 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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The Sacred Game: Provincialism & Frontier Consciousness in American literature, 1630-1860, Von Frank, Albert J.
155 Von Frank, Albert J. The Sacred Game: Provincialism & Frontier Consciousness in American literature, 1630-1860
London Cambridge University Press 1985 0521301599 / 9780521301596 1st Edition Hardcover 
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. 188 pages With careful attention to historical context, it identifies in pre Civil War writers, certain qualities of self-doubt and defensiveness, perceptions of displacement and decline. Examines the works of Anne Bradstreet, Timothy Dwight, Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Margaret Fuller, and Waldo Ralph Emerson. ID2644 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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156 Wagner,Geoffrey Five for Freedom A Study of Feminism in Fiction
London George Allen & Unwin 1972 0048010146 / 9780048010148 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 234pages A candid study of five European fictional heroines as antcipatory of feminism ID6541 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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157 WAIN, John Professing Poetry
London Macmillan 1977 0333226410 / 9780333226414 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. , Top-edge tinted. The previous owner had places sellotape to the edges of the DJ. While the tape has been removed and the glue residue cleaned off there remains some small staining to DJ corners. [x] 396pages. ID5684 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Toil & Spin Two Directions in Modern Poetry, Wallace-Crabbe, Chris
158 Wallace-Crabbe, Chris Toil & Spin Two Directions in Modern Poetry
Melbourne Hutchinson 1979 0091371007 / 9780091371005 1st Edition Hardbound 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 151pages. Looks at the work of various 20th century poets - Australian, British and American. ID10290 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Cambridge History of English Literature (Cheap Edition) Volumes 1-15, Ward, A.W. & Waller, A.R. (Editor)
159 Ward, A.W. & Waller, A.R. (Editor) The Cambridge History of English Literature (Cheap Edition) Volumes 1-15
London Cambridge University Press 1949 Cheap Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Good Dustjackets. DJs protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeves. Except Vol 15 (Index) - this volume is without dustjacket but now has a clear glassine sleeve.. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. DJs are age-darkened at spines and edges. Contents excellent. ID233043 
Price: 80.00 AUD
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English Maritime Writing: Hakluyt to Cook, Warner, Oliver
160 Warner, Oliver English Maritime Writing: Hakluyt to Cook
London Longmans, Green & Co. For The British council and the National Book League 1958 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. Black & white frontispiece. 35 pages Part of the Bibliographical Series of Supplements to 'British Book News' on Writers and Their Work. ID291368 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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