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The Fall of Troy. A Novel, Ackroyd, Peter
1 Ackroyd, Peter The Fall of Troy. A Novel
London Chatto & Windus 2006 0701179112 / 9780701179113 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic cover. Review copy with Review Label to front free endpaper. 215 pages A dazzling work of imagination - part accurate and part fantastic. ID263668 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Lambs of London, Ackroyd, Peter
2 Ackroyd, Peter The Lambs of London
London Chatto & Windus 2004 0701177446 / 9780701177447 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic cover. An excellent copy. 216 pages A fictionalised account of the life of Charles and Mary Lamb. ID223571 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Longleg, Adams, Glenda
3 Adams, Glenda Longleg
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1990 020716892X / 9780207168925 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. 339 pages The third novel of the Miles Franklin Award winner. This title won the 1990 Age Book of the Year and the 1991 National Book Council Banjo Award for Fiction. ID93675 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Momo, Ajar, Emile [Romaine Gary]
4 Ajar, Emile [Romaine Gary] Momo
London Collins & Harvill Press 1978 0002614588 / 9780002614580 1st English Language Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dustjacket is price clipped with a small piece missing to the upper rear edge. A tiny spot of foxing to lower edge of front free endpaper and some scattered dots of foxing to fore edge. 182 pages Translated from the French by Ralph Manheim. Winner of the Prix Goncourt. First published in France in 1975 as La Vie Devant Soi. Emile Ajar was one of Romaine Gary's pseudonyms. ID289920 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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A Soldier Erect or Further Adventures of The Hand-Reared Boy, Aldiss, Brian W.
5 Aldiss, Brian W. A Soldier Erect or Further Adventures of The Hand-Reared Boy
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1971 0297003305 / 9780297003304 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 closed tear to rear panel and upper front panel of DJ. 272 pages The successor to The Hand-Reared Boy, the humorous further adventures of Horatio Stubbs in the British Army in India and Burma during World War Two. ID235155 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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6 Alexander, David M. The Chocolate Spy
New York Coward, McCann & Geoghan 1978 0698109090 / 9780698109094 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected - Dustjacket has a very small nick to top of spine - now protected 223pages ID14800 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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City of the Beasts, Allende, Isabel
7 Allende, Isabel City of the Beasts
London Flamingo 2002 0007146353 / 9780007146352 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 406 pages Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden. ID290184 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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8 ALTHER, Lisa Original Sins
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1981 0394516850 / 9780394516851 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, - now protected 592pages ID398 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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9 AMIS, Kingsley Russian Hide and Seek
London Hutchinson 1980 0091420504 / 9780091420505 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). 240pages. ID201253 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Old Devils, Amis, Kingsley
10 Amis, Kingsley The Old Devils
London Hutchinson 1986 0091637902 / 9780091637903 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 294 pages ID295493 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Taking Shelter, Anderson, Jessica
11 Anderson, Jessica Taking Shelter
Melbourne Viking 1989 0670829501 / 9780670829507 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. 232 pages ID9876 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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12 APPLEYARD, Bryan The First Church of the New Millennium
London Doubleday 1994 0385404859 / 9780385404853 1st Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good+ Dustjacket. Dustjacket protected in clear plastic sleeve. Previous owner's name to f.f.e.p. Some pencilled text underlining and marginal notations. 270pages. ID11759 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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A Boat Load of Home Folk, Astley, Thea
13 Astley, Thea A Boat Load of Home Folk
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1968 0207950210 / 9780207950216 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. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 218 pages An early novel by the highly regarded Australian author. "Her sympathetic insight is leavened by a rich vein of comedy that underlines the absurdity and pathos of the human dilemmas she describes". ID290006 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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An Item From the Late News, Astley, Thea
14 Astley, Thea An Item From the Late News
St Lucia University of Queensland Press 1982 0702217026 / 9780702217029 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. 200 pages ID290291 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Reaching Tin River, ASTLEY, Thea
15 ASTLEY, Thea Reaching Tin River
Melbourne William Heinemann Australia 1990 0855613459 / 9780855613457 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. 223 pages ID219446 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Vanishing Points, Astley, Thea
16 Astley, Thea Vanishing Points
Sydney William Heinemann Australia 1992 0855614781 / 9780855614782 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 234 pages. ID192939 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Multiple Effects of Rainshadow, Astley,Thea
17 Astley,Thea The Multiple Effects of Rainshadow
Ringwood Viking Australia 1996 0670872164 / 9780670872169 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's [neat & small] details to preliminary pages. 296pages. ID7846 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Billy Two-Toes' Rainbow, Atkinson, Hugh
18 Atkinson, Hugh Billy Two-Toes' Rainbow
Melbourne Thomas Nelson Australia 1982 0170059634 / 9780170059633 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A lovely copy. 309 pages A thriller based in Coober Pedy by the bestselling author of The Games, The Reckoning etc. ID245411 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Oryx and Crake (Signed by Author), Atwood, Margaret
19 Atwood, Margaret Oryx and Crake (Signed by Author)
London Bloomsbury Publishing 2003 0747562598 / 9780747562597 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Signed by the author on Title Page 378 pages Atwood's 11th novel. ID212812 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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Exit Lady Masham, Auchincloss, Louis
20 Auchincloss, Louis Exit Lady Masham
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1983 0297783483 / 9780297783480 1st UK 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. 169pages. ID3192 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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