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Image for Landtakers. The Story of an Epoch

Landtakers. The Story of an Epoch

By: Penton, Brian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300494


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. 360pages First published in 1934. View more info

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Larapinta

By: Plowman, R.B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301934


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 294 pages View more info

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It Could Be You

By: Porter, Hal (Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1973

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: ID2410


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Very faint tape stains to the pastedowns. 219pages Short stories giving glimpses into the early realities of life in Australia. Includes contributions by a number of highly regarded Australian authors including Christina Stead, Shirley Hazzard, Judah Waten, etc. View more info

Aadvark: Written off: A collection of writing by young SA authors, put together by the team from Generation Hex

By: Prime, Justin; Rolevink, James; Rubenstein, Matt; Sharplin, Erica (editors)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Generation Hex. Writer's Centre: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267316


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Scarce. 100 pages A colllection of verse and prose from several young South Australian writers. View more info

ARRIVALS

By: Purnell, Katherine [Edited by]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Geelong, Safar Publishing: n.d. But ownership inscription dated 1990

Seller ID: ID82033


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Previous owner's name to preliminary pages. SIGNED by the Editor. 97 pages View more info

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Great Australian Rabbit Stories

By: Quealy, Jenny

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, ABC Books: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288205


Very Good+ condition - a nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 342 pages Marvellous collection of real life stories which give a remarkable insight into life of the land as seen through the eyes of those who have been on the front-line of Australia's relentless battle with the rabbit. View more info

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Jack Rivers and Me

By: Radley, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290018


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has tape repair ti underside and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 179 pages View more info

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My Blue-Checker Corker and Me

By: Radley, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290019


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Stamp to prelims. 166 pages View more info

Remembering The Future - Australian women's stories, dreams and visions for the twenty-first century

By: Rebera, Ranjini (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, David Lovell: 1991

Seller ID: ID109822


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 186 pages View more info

The Pipwink Papers

By: Reed, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10002


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. 396pages View more info

Doomsday Morning

By: Reid,Wynwode

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID232147


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ creased with flap torn from lower edge of Spine - no loss. 227pages View more info

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The Cat Has Nine Lives

By: Robins, Fred

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Perth, Published by the Author: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID249014


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Signed by the author. Title page clipped ta the top. 220 pages A fictional story based on the authors experiences with Catalina's during WW2. View more info

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Moleskin Midas

By: Ronan, Tom

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299892


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Spine is age-toned. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 349 pages The story of Tony Yates from his inauspicious birth in 1860 through his unscrupulous life until he becomes one of Australia's great cattle kings. View more info

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A Bush Philosophers' Diary

By: Rose, Gordon J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Allen Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248450


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Slight marking to rear. Black & white illustrations. Inscribed & signed by the author. Black and white illustrations by Jan Norman. 109 pages Philosophy, poetry and humour . View more info

The Vegeance of the Dolphin

By: Roy, Thomas

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID202721


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar cover. Illustrated with Black & White Drawings/Diagrams. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 184 pages View more info

Quintus Servinton

By: Savery, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1962

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID270510


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Fair to Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some insect damage to upper front panel and several portions of the rear panel and is browned at edges and spine but looks quite presentable in its sleeve. 392 pages Introduction by Cecil H. Hadgraft. Regarded as Australia's first novel. Was published anonymously in Hobart in three volumes during 1830-1831. View more info

Leila A Woman's Destiny: An Historical Romance

By: Schubert, Leslie A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Western Australia, Blue Bay Publishers: 1995

Seller ID: ID245506


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Ribbed on corners. Inscribed & signed by the author. 188 pages View more info

No Trains on Sunday

By: Schurmann, Edwin A.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID271585


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 144 pages The fictional memoirs of a young boy in the 1920's. View more info

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Shop! Tales from a Country Store

By: Schurmann, Ted

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seal Books, Rigby: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297209


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Spine a little faded. Black & white illustrations. 160 pages A novel based around a small store in a fictional Victorian town. View more info

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The Long, The Short and The Tall: A Collection of Australian Yarns

By: Scott, W.N.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Western Plains Publishers: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15264


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. 251pages. View more info