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Pieces II

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Association for Autistic Children: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition [Assumed]

Seller ID: ID287715


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. 112 pages A special Bicentenary Edition featuring a selection of humorous stories and anecdotes from well-known Australian Personalities. View more info

The Shipwreck of the S.O.S. - Profile of Tyranny

By: Vasilakakos, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Dezsery Publications: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID234141


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 86 pages View more info

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Harry

By: Wales, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Robert Royce: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299696


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Ink mark to prelimary page. 277 pages An Australian novel based around an 1882 cattle theft. Loosely based on real events. View more info

Chronicles of Boobyalla

By: Wannan, Bill

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID220098


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Very Good DJ, now protected. B/w photos & illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 72 pages. View more info

Folklore of the Australian Pub

By: Wannan, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID251373


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black & white illustrations. 132 pages. View more info

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CROOKED MICK OF THE SPEEWAH and Other Tall Tales

By: Wannan, Bill (presented by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID119402


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 131 pages View more info

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The Heather in the South: A Scottish-Australian Entertainment

By: Wannan, Bill [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID261377


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with small patch of loss to lower edge of front cover and mark to rear. Black & white illustrations. xv, 189 pages. Lore, literature and balladry of the Scots in Australia. View more info

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Love in War

By: Watchman, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States of America, Xlibris Corporation: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296381


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine condition - an excellent copy. 165 pages The diaries and letters of Sister Catherine "Cissy" Black, a Rockhampton [Australia] nurse during World War I provide the basis for this romantic novel. View more info

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The Roo Shooter

By: Weatherly, Keith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID229704


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. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 154 pages Illustrated by Schlunke View more info

Stones of Law

By: Weightman, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stirling S.A., john Weightman: 1996

Seller ID: ID253137


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations/maps, inc fold-out map of Australia with green highlighting. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Gift inscription by author to front free endpaper (flyleaf). 400 pages View more info

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Mary Summers. A Romance of the Australian Bush

By: Whitworth, Robert

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Canberra, Mulini Press: 1994

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID228296


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition. Quarter leather binding. Marbled boards. Black & white illustrations. 99 pages Originally published as a serial in the Australian Journal during 1865. The serial was originally divided into 2 books. This publication does not include Book 1 as printed in Australian Journal except for Chapter 1 which as been renamed "Prologue" but picks up the story from the original Book 2 with a few minor changes. View more info

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A Remote and Lonely Place. Voices in a Mallee Household

By: Wightman, Jenny

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID277871


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Tiny stain to lower edge. Colour photographs. 141 pages Each of us at some point asks: how can I find meaning in life? For the author, the answer comes from a piece of land in the Murray Mallee, the quintessentially Australian semi-desert, where life's struggle is nakedly apparent. Instead of scarcity she shows us the abundance, sustainability and diversity of the ecological communities that have e... View more info

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Joe Brown's Dog, Bluey

By: Willey, Keith

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290040


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 pastedown. Dust jacket illustration by Robert Ingpen. 120 pages A compelling tale of the love of a dog for his master combined with that of an ancient Pintubi warrior. View more info

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Beginnings

By: Willsmore, M.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Lutheran Publishing House: 1982

Seller ID: ID2498


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Signed by author - and has previos owner details to prelims. Black & white illustrations. 96pages A facsinating story of the life of two little girls (the author & her sister) who grew up in the Murray Mallee in the early 1900s View more info

Karan

By: Wongar, B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID178291


Octavo Size, VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ now protected in Mylar cover. Previous owners name to front free endpaper. 248 pages View more info

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Footprints An Anthology of the 20th Century

By: Woods, Janet & Cottrell, Carmel (Edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: East Victoria Park. WA, The Society of Women Writers, WA Inc: 2000

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID297167


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 317 pages Poems and short stories by a variety of WA women writers, organised by decades from the 1900s on. View more info

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The Eulo Queen & Other Outback & Opal Stories

By: Wurth, C.W.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cunnamulla, QLD, KOA Publications: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID253629


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - some minor creasing to covers. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 232 pages A collection of short stories which revolve around the Australian outback at the turn of the 20th Century View more info

Wylie

By: Wyatt, Bob

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, Floreat Press: 1999

Seller ID: ID240826


Octavo Size. in Good+Condition. Cover a litle creased 215 pages View more info

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The Adventures of Ralph Rashleigh. A Penal Exile in Australia 1825-1844

By: [Tucker, James]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293537


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has repaired [on underside] cloased tear to reat panel & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 349 pages View more info