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Everybody's Crazy

By: Bleek, G.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Currawong Publishing: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID257803


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Pressure mark to rear board. 255 pages View more info

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Robbery Under Arms. A Story of Life and Adventure In the Bush and In the Goldfields of Australia

By: Boldrewood, Rolf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1922

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297748


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Now has a glassine wrapper. Red boards Lightly rubbed at corners and spine a little faded. Some light tanning to endpapers. 413 pages + 64 Pages of advertising An Australian classic with a Foreword to the New Edition by Rolf Boldrewood. View more info

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In Bad Company and Other Stories

By: Boldrewood, Rolf

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1901

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298752


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and a couple of marks to the scarlet boards. 514 pages Macmillan Colonial Library edition. View more info

The Megawind Cancellation

By: Boucher, Bernard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID2719


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. View more info

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CURVE OF THE EARTH: A TRILOGY

By: Brooks, Tony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by the Author: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID225014


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. View more info

MALCO POLIA A da Vinci Man

By: Buchanan, Gilbert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Kew Place Publishing: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID223933


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Cover slightly creased. 411 pages Book 2 of the Malco Polia trilogy View more info

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Carlino Becomes An Australian Gentleman The Malca Polia Triptych Book 1 (Signed by Author)

By: Buchanan, Gilbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Kew Place Publishing: 1993

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: ID251162


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... View more info

Eclipsed Two Centuries of Australian Women's Fiction

By: Burns, Connie and McNamara, Marygai

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Imprint: 1988

Seller ID: ID259686


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xvii, 485 pages A range of Australian Women's fiction from first white settlement to the present. View more info

A Bush Christmas

By: Bush, Roger

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267755


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. View more info

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Flame and Shadow Selected Stories (Signed by Author)

By: Campbell, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID218861


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. View more info

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Living Here. Short Stories from Australasia 1938-1988

By: Campion, Edmund

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wellington, Allen & Unwin: 1988

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: ID281227


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. View more info

New Axe Handle and Other Stories

By: Carozzi, Barry & Haynes, Jennifer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australian Association for the Teaching of English, Inc.: 1983

Seller ID: ID238401


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. A little edgewear. Previous owners' details to half-title page. 122 pages View more info

Barking Dogs. Stories and Poems for Radio

By: Central Australian Writers

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alice Springs, The Writers for Radio Project: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID277969


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 37 pages View more info

Afro Dite and the Rainbow Serpent

By: Cherry, Wal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID5100


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. 152pages View more info

The Cygnet Adventure

By: Chester, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID243479


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. View more info

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Anno Hominis: The Age of Humanity (signed by Author)

By: Chittleborough, Lyall

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Literary Mouse Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID216265


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. View more info

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For The Term of His Natural Life

By: Clarke, Marcus

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID290381


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 View more info

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A Marcus Clarke Reader Containing Selections From His Lesser Known Writings

By: Clarke, Marcus; Wannan, Bill (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID204521


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. ... View more info

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Forked Tongues A delicious anthology of poetry and prose

By: Clarkson, Rebekah et al (Editors)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2002

Seller ID: ID198573


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 214 pages Using the menu of a seven course feast and featuring recipes by Adelaide Chef, Cath Kerry. View more info

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With Hooves of Brass

By: Close, Robert

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID180630


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. 191 pages View more info