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Angel (Inscribed by Author)

By: Cummings, Phil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, NSW, Random House Australia: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID298366

ISBN: 0091832853


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Slight age-toning to page edges. Inscribed by author to previous owners on the title page. 186 pages Prolific and notable Australian children's author's first novel. David returns as an angel to his family but only Shane can see him. Funny and engaging. View more info

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Little Balus Another Little Chimbu adventure story

By: Curtis, Nancy (Story and Drawings)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pacific Publications: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298305


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good Condition. Corners lightly rubbed and some mild tape marks to endpapers. Colour and black & white illustrations by the author. Unpaginated (38 pages) Little Balus is Little Chimbu's aeroplane. A story of their adventures in New Guinea by this New Guinea based author. Uncommon title. View more info

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Little Chimbu

By: Curtis, Nancy (Story and Drawings)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pacific Publications: 1968

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID299392


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very good condition in a good unclipped dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A large but closed tear with no loss to rear DJ panel and smaller closed tear to the front DJ panel. Colour and black & white illustrations by the author. Unpaginated (38 pages) The charming story of Little Chimbu and his search for the Kokomo Bird. A children's story set in New Guinea by this New Guinea based author. Uncom... View more info

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The Topper and Sparky Book 1981

By: D.C. Thompson & Co.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, D.C. Thomson & Co.: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299462


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations. unpaginated View more info

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Clarence Settles Down

By: Dalgleish, Joan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID179057

ISBN: 0340347819


Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription to front free endpaper "to Ben from Joan 3/8/89". Black & white illustrations by Walter Stackpoole 127 pages. How Clarence the big black cat learns to live with gentle white Persian, Clarissa and how the family copes. View more info

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Penguin Road

By: Dalziel, Ken

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287404


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Spine lightly sun-faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and two-toned drawings. 80 pages Describes the life of Australian explorers during their expedition to Antarctica in 1953. View more info

Francie and the Boys

By: Daneman, Meredith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID184858

ISBN: 0440501377


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. 181pages Author's first children's book. View more info

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Plough Penny Mystery

By: Davis, Lavina R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID241595


Octavo Size. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket which is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some loss and is rubbed. Some light foxing to the fore edge. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Black & white illustrations by Paul Brown. 249 pages A Lavinia Davis Junior Mystery. View more info

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The Alien

By: De Fossard, Esta

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15684

ISBN: 0170050920


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 152 pages. The story of a teenage boy's struggle to adapt to the people and customs of a strange land. View more info

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The Postman's Bag and Other Stories

By: De Liefde, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1889

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID255744


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Lovely decorated scarlet boards. Very light wear to corners which are also a trifle bumped. The pastedowns are yellowing with age. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Page 45/46 has closed tear repaired with [professional] archival document repair tape - barely visible. Black & white illustrations by John Pettie and W.P. Burton. 194 pages + 16 pages Advertisements Short Stories for children. A beautiful book. View more info

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The Rainbow Goblins

By: de Rico, Ul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300420

ISBN: 0500016143


Oblong Quarto Size [approx 30.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Beautiful and detailed colour illustrations by the author, Unpaginated View more info

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I, Juan De Pareja

By: De Trevino, Elizabeth Borton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1967

Edition: second Impression

Seller ID: ID206605


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good (price-clipped) Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is age-toned at edges and has a faded spine. Presentation plate to front free endpaper. 144 pages Winner of the 1966 Newbery Medal. Recounted by Juan de Pareja the black slave of the artist, Velazquez. View more info

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The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (Illustrated Junior Library)

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301244

ISBN: 0448060213


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Full-page, colour and in-text black & white illustrations by Lynd Ward. 378 pages View more info

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The Game on Thatcher Island

By: Degens, T.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID271999

ISBN: 067033393X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Quarter cloth boards. 148 pages View more info

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Annie Pitts, Swamp Monster

By: deGroat, Diane (Written and Illustrated by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Sea Star Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID189216

ISBN: 1587170442


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine a touch faded. 98 pages The sequel to Annie Pitts, Artichoke. Annie has been offered the staring role as a swamp monster in a high school video production. View more info

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The Mighty Ones (Great Men and Women of Early Bible Days)

By: DeJong, Meindert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1960

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID266836


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some mild marking to light coloured rear DJ cover. Some offset to free endpapers. Black & white illustrations by Harvey Schmidt. xii, 282 pages Great stories of the Old Testament retold by Newbery Award winnner Meindert DeJong. View more info

Mile-A-Minute Ernie

By: Delgado, Alan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Constable Young Books Ltd.: 1967

Seller ID: ID8246


Very Good in Good Dustjacket - now protected. Illustrated by Colin Wheeler. Some mild foxing to edges, endpapers and dustjacket flaps. Price-clipped DJ. DJ is lightly rubbed at corners and spine ends and has a small piece torn away from bottom edge of rear panel. 140pages. View more info

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Driving Lessons

By: DEXTER, Catherine

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Candlewick Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID213101

ISBN: 0763605158


Octavo Size. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 152 pages View more info

Inside the Glasshouse

By: DIGGLE, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID3438

ISBN: 057114280X


Fine in Very Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket protected. 218pages View more info

The Apostle Bird

By: Disher, Garry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rydalmere NSW, Hodder Children's Books: 1997

Seller ID: ID259399

ISBN: 0733605257


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Covers lightly rubbed. Corners a little curled. Top corner of front free end paper clipped. Signed by the author. 122 pages A story of the Great Depression. View more info