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21 Bleek, G.C. Everybody's Crazy
Sydney Currawong Publishing 1943 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Pressure mark to rear board. 255 pages ID257803 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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22 Boucher, Bernard The Megawind Cancellation
London Macmillan 1979 0333255038 / 9780333255032 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 221 pages A novel of the Cyclone Tracy disaster. ID2719 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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CURVE OF THE EARTH: A TRILOGY, Brooks, Tony
23 Brooks, Tony CURVE OF THE EARTH: A TRILOGY
Adelaide Published by the Author 2004 0947249702 / 9780947249700 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Inscribed by the author. All three boks in the trilogy in one volume - Tregareth, Pencarrow and Brought to Grass. Based around the Cornish miners who came to Yorke Peninsula to mine copper. ID225014 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Carlino Becomes An Australian Gentleman The Malca Polia Triptych Book 1 (Signed by Author), Buchanan, Gilbert
24 Buchanan, Gilbert Carlino Becomes An Australian Gentleman The Malca Polia Triptych Book 1 (Signed by Author)
Sydney Kew Place Publishing 1993 0646113542 / 9780646113548 Limited Edition Softcover 
Oblong Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Laminated pictorial covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Limited Edition Number 72 of 100 Book Signed by the author on book plate to front pastedown and inside preliminary pages. 194 pages A faction by Gilbert Buchanan - a blend of reality and fiction with real pictures. This book is in a new format and is also the author's personal proof print. Tells and shows the beginning of the Polia dynasty in Australia starting with the young Italian migrant, Carlino Polia and covers the years 1906-1912. ID251162 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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25 Buchanan, Gilbert MALCO POLIA A da Vinci Man
Melbourne Melbourne Kew Place Publishing 1988 0646281488 / 9780646281483 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Cover slightly creased. 411 pages Book 2 of the Malco Polia trilogy ID223933 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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26 Burns, Connie and McNamara, Marygai Eclipsed Two Centuries of Australian Women's Fiction
Sydney Imprint 1988 0732224454 / 9780732224455 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xvii, 485 pages A range of Australian Women's fiction from first white settlement to the present. ID259686 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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27 Bush, Roger A Bush Christmas
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1980 0727013777 / 9780727013774 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations by Mary Stegelman. 63 pages A collection of Christmas poems, carols and stories requested by listeners to radio personality Roger Bush. ID267755 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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A Marked Man, Cambridge, Ada
28 Cambridge, Ada A Marked Man
London Pandora 1987 0863581315 / 9780863581311 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some minor spine creasing. 347 pages ID285686 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Flame and Shadow Selected Stories (Signed by Author), Campbell, David
29 Campbell, David Flame and Shadow Selected Stories (Signed by Author)
St Lucia University of Queensland Press 1976 0702214000 / 9780702214004 Reprint Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good copy. Card covers. Mild age-toning to upper edge of rear cover. Inscribed and signed by the Author on the title page. 193 pages Includes the short stories originally published in 1959 in Under the Lamplight, as well as five new stories. David Campbell is better known as a renowned Australian lyrical poet who dealt with love, war and Australian rural life. ID218861 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Living Here. Short Stories from Australasia 1938-1988, Campion, Edmund
30 Campion, Edmund Living Here. Short Stories from Australasia 1938-1988
Wellington Allen & Unwin 1988 0043060072 / 9780043060070 Limited 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. vii, 103 pages Short stories from the five decades from 1938 to 1988 Selected by Edmund Campion for the Golden Jubilee of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. This is number 119 of a limited edition of 1250 copies published. ID281227 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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31 Carozzi, Barry & Haynes, Jennifer New Axe Handle and Other Stories
Australian Association for the Teaching of English, Inc. 1983 0909955468 / 9780909955465 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. A little edgewear. Previous owners' details to half-title page. 122 pages ID238401 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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But Still the Steam, Cato, Nancy
32 Cato, Nancy But Still the Steam
London Heinemann 1962 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine a little age discoloured - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 275pages ID13895 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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33 Central Australian Writers Barking Dogs. Stories and Poems for Radio
Alice Springs The Writers for Radio Project 1995 1st Edition Staple Bound 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 37 pages ID277969 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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34 Cherry, Wal Afro Dite and the Rainbow Serpent
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1987 0207153302 / 9780207153303 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. 152pages ID5100 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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35 Chester, Alan The Cygnet Adventure
Adelaide Rigby 1984 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy. No dustjacket 264 pages An historical novel based around the life of William Dampier. One of the Stonyfell series of titles. ID243479 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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36 Chisholm, Alec H. The Joy of the Earth
Sydney Collins 1969 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. 367pages ID4002 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Anno Hominis: The Age of Humanity (signed by Author), Chittleborough, Lyall
37 Chittleborough, Lyall Anno Hominis: The Age of Humanity (signed by Author)
Australia Literary Mouse Press 1994 0947295860 / 9780947295868 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good card covers in dustjacket - now protected by a purpose-made plastic sleeve. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 245 pages A charming tale which soon becomes a suspenseful mystery, based in South Australia. A delight for any reader but one with resonance for those interested in the environment, feminism or the place of human beings in the world. ID216265 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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For The Term of His Natural Life, Clarke, Marcus
38 Clarke, Marcus For The Term of His Natural Life
Adelaide Rigby 1981 0727015605 / 9780727015600 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 438 pages This book the best known novelisation of life as a convict in early Australian history ID290381 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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His Natural Life [The Academy Editions of Australian Literature], Clarke, Marcus [Edited by Lurline Stuart]
39 Clarke, Marcus [Edited by Lurline Stuart] His Natural Life [The Academy Editions of Australian Literature]
St. Lucia University of Queensland Press 2001 0702231770 / 9780702231773 1st thus Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine Condition. As new [only removed from shrinkwrap to do this listing]. Historical Background by Michael Roe. Adaptations by Elizabeth Webby. 686 pages Also published as "For the Term of his Natural Life", this first full-scale critical edition restores the original version, as revised by Clarke for the first book edition, published in Melbourne in 1874. It includes a comprehensive introduction, detailed explanatory notes, a record of variants in later editions and a comparison with the much longer Australian Journal serialisation of 1870-72. There are accompanying essays on the historical basis of the novel [Michael Roe] and its adaption to stage and screen [Elizabeth Webby]. ID82271 
Price: 70.00 AUD
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A Marcus Clarke Reader Containing Selections From His Lesser Known Writings, Clarke, Marcus; Wannan, Bill (editor)
40 Clarke, Marcus; Wannan, Bill (editor) A Marcus Clarke Reader Containing Selections From His Lesser Known Writings
Melbourne Lansdowne Press 1963 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. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Previous owner's details (neat signature) to front free end paper. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Introduced by Bill Wannan. 151 pages Contents organised under the following headings: 1. The Humorist; 2. The Critic; 3. The Poet; 4. The Journalist. Also includes several Appendixes. Clarke, best known as the author of 'For the Term of his Natural Life', was also a distinguished journalist, noted literary critic, and short story writer. ID204521 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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