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Eugenie & Napoleon III, Duff, David
181 Duff, David Eugenie & Napoleon III
London Collins 1978 000211237X / 9780002112376 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 308 pages ID214598 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Queen Victoria's Highland Journals, Duff, David (Edited by)
182 Duff, David (Edited by) Queen Victoria's Highland Journals
London Hamlyn 1997 0600594572 / 9780600594574 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and Plates. 240 pages Includes notes. ID298122 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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183 Dunstan, Keith No Brains At All An Autobiography
Melbourne Melbourne Penguin 1991 0140157867 / 9780140157864 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Ink spot to half title page. 274 pages ID240601 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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184 DUNSTAN, Keith Supporting a Column
Melbourne Cassell Australia 1966 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size,, Very Good in Good Dustjacket, now protected. b/w plates, DJ chipped at head of spine. Gift inscription to f.f.e.p. 180pages. ID9982 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Pilgrimage A Journey through the Life and Writings of Mary Durack, Durack, Mary; Millett, Patsy and Naomi [edited by]
185 Durack, Mary; Millett, Patsy and Naomi [edited by] Pilgrimage A Journey through the Life and Writings of Mary Durack
Sydney Bantam Books 2000 1863252436 / 9781863252430 Reprint Edition Paperback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 310 pages ID291218 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Big Supposer, Durrell, Lawrence
186 Durrell, Lawrence The Big Supposer
London Abelard-Schuman 1973 0200720732 / 9780200720731 Reprint 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. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 157 pages In The Big Supposer, a distillation of six hours conversation with Marc Alyn, Durrell draws an astonishing picture of himself, playing with words, trifiling with reputations and literature. ID286831 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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187 Dyment, Clifford THE RAILWAY GAME An Early Autobiography
London Readers Union 1963 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Page edges lightly yellowing with age. 218 pages ID248631 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Swing By Sailor, Dyson, Catherine
188 Dyson, Catherine Swing By Sailor
Sydney Hachette Australia 2007 0733620795 / 9780733620799 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Front corners creased. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xiii, 273 pages True stories from the war brides of HMS Victorious. ID296212 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Frank Lascelles: 'Our Modern Orpheus' [Signed by Frank Lascelles], Earl of Darnley [Editor]
189 Earl of Darnley [Editor] Frank Lascelles: 'Our Modern Orpheus' [Signed by Frank Lascelles]
Oxford University Press 1932 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Some foxing to prelims and page edges. Some wear to dark blue boards but gilt titles are still bright. Sepia toned frontispiece. Presentation copy signed by Frank Lascelles. [viii] 256 pages During the early 20th century pageants bodying the spirit of local and national pride were the fashion of the day and Lascelles made his name directing them. He came to be known as "the man who staged the Empire." He was also a sculptor. ID215555 
Price: 80.00 AUD
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190 Early, Richard E. Weavers and War: A True Story
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1984 0710201869 / 9780710201867 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. 199 pages ID210629 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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T.E. Lawrence, Edmonds, Charles
191 Edmonds, Charles T.E. Lawrence
London Peter Davies 1935 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Five black & white maps. Black & white photograph of Lawrence as frontispiece. Includes a Bibliographic Note, Principal Printed Works and Index of Personal Names 192 pages ID295914 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Early Reagan The Rise to Power, Edwards, Anne
192 Edwards, Anne Early Reagan The Rise to Power
New York William Morrow 1987 0688060501 / 9780688060503 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 617 pages The first in-depth portrayal of the pre-government years of Ronald (and Nancy) Reagan. ID265403 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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193 Egan, Ted The Paperboy's War
Sydney Kerr Publishing 1993 187570308x / 9781875703081 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Top corner of front free end paper clipped. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 272 pages ID254734 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Big Jack. My Sporting Life, Elliott, John
194 Elliott, John Big Jack. My Sporting Life
Melbourne Schwartz Publishing 2003 1863951172 / 9781863951173 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. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 299 pages ID207773 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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My Life, Ellis, Havelock
195 Ellis, Havelock My Life
London Neville Spearman Limited 1967 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Faint scattered foxing to fore edge.Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 614pages. Henry Havelock Ellis, known as Havelock Ellis, was a British physician, writer, and social reformer who studied human sexuality. He was co-author of the first medical textbook in English on homosexuality in 1897, and also published works on a variety of sexual practices and inclinations, including transgender psychology. He is credited with introducing the notions of narcissism and autoeroticism, later adopted by psychoanalysis. ID287599 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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By Jove Biggles! The Life of Captain W.E. Johns, Ellis, Peter Berresford and Williams, Piers
196 Ellis, Peter Berresford and Williams, Piers By Jove Biggles! The Life of Captain W.E. Johns
London A Comet Book from W. H. Allen & Co 1985 0863790542 / 9780863790546 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Corners and spine ends lightly rubbed and small chip to spine tail. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 272 pages + Index ID295774 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Lord Byron's Family Annabella, Ada and Augusta 1816-1824, Elwin, Malcolm
197 Elwin, Malcolm Lord Byron's Family Annabella, Ada and Augusta 1816-1824
London John Murray 1975 0719532337 / 9780719532337 Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 252 pages Edited from the author's typescript by Peter Thomson. ID241635 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Lord Byron's Wife, Elwin, Malcolm
198 Elwin, Malcolm Lord Byron's Wife
London John Murray 1974 0719530105 / 9780719530104 Reprint 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 including a Frontispiece of Anne Isabella Milbanke 556 pages An examination of documents known as the Wentworth Papers held by Lord Byron's family until the 1990's, which are the journals and personal correspondence that Lady Byron kept before, during and after her short and tortured marriage to the poet. ID276053 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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199 English, David Mad Dogs and The Englishman Confessions of a Loon
London Virgin 2002 0753508168 / 9780753508169 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 248 pages With a Foreword by Ian Botham ID246827 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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A Golden String, The Story of Dorothy J Ross, Epstein, June
200 Epstein, June A Golden String, The Story of Dorothy J Ross
Melbourne Greenhouse Publications 1981 0909104379 / 9780909104375 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover.. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Bookseller shop stamp to front free endpaper. 106 pages Dorothy Ross was a woman ahead of her time. She came to teaching when restrictive Victorian and Edwardian ideas were still dominant. But she brought an inquisitive mind, a yearning to further her own knowledge and a unique gift for inspiring others. Her passionate involvement in teaching and unerring prefessionalism contributed to her position as one of Australia's foremost educationists. ID222091 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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