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A SUNDAY KIND OF LOVE and Other Stories

By: Davies, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, F.W. Cheshire: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID226554


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. DJ chipped and marked. Pages tanned and a little crisp. Previous owner's initials to front free endpaper. 159 pages Urban Australian landscapes and themes of love, poverty and political awareness. View more info

Lambs of God

By: Day, Marelle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Seller ID: ID222185

ISBN: 1864483229


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 263 pages Quirky tale. View more info

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No Place Like Home. Australian Stories by Young Writers Aged 8-21 Years.

By: Dechian, Sonja; Devereaux, Jenni; Millar, Heather & Sallis, Eva (Editors)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID262996

ISBN: 186254686X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 180 pages An extraordinary collection of stories by young Australians which creates a narrative picture of Australians past and present. View more info

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The Moods of Ginger Mick

By: Dennis, C.J.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1982

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID172729

ISBN: 0207145067


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. 151 pages View more info

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Marking the Land: a Collection of Bush Wisdom and Humour

By: Dibble, Brian & Evans, Jim [Edited by]; Photographs by Richard Woldendorp

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crawley, University of Western Australia Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID262772

ISBN: 1920694463


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy which looks almost new. Lovely colour photographs by acclaimed landscape photographer, Richard Woldendorp. Signed by Richard Woldendorp on the title page. 98 pages The Editors have collected bush sayings over many years and from all over the place including newspapers, advertisements, songs, books, colleagues and frie... View more info

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Celebrations A Bicentennial Anthology of Fifty Years of Western Australian Poetry and Prose

By: Dibble, Brian; Grant, Don and Phillips, Glen [Edited by]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Nedlands, University of Western Australia Press: 1988

Seller ID: ID253408

ISBN: 0855642971


Very Good condition - card wraps. Spine a little faded. Bookplate to the preliminary pages. 265 pages A broad collection with representation from current (at the time) and previous Western Australian writers. Organised under the following headings: Horizons; Countryscapes; Cityscapes; Mindscapes. Includes a previously uncollected poem by Randolph Stowe and a previously unpublished one by Griffith Watkins. View more info

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Naked Prodigal

By: Dick, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hutchinson Australia: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID284639

ISBN: 0090986105


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. 269 pages View more info

Australian Voices Poetry and Prose of the 1970's

By: Dobson, Rosemary [Editor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canberra, Canberra Fellowship of Australian Writers: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID270947

ISBN: 0708101763


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 183 pages View more info

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The Best Australian Stories 2006

By: Drewe, Robert [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Black Inc.: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID233617

ISBN: 1863952705


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. xii, 380pp Contains contributions by Robert Drewe, Eve Sallis, Carmel Bird, Frank Moorhouse, Cate Kennedy, Gillian Bouras, Marion Halligan, Mandy Sayer, John Kinsella amongst many others. View more info

FAVOURITE AUSTRALIAN POEMS

By: Driscoll, Ron [Illustrated by]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Child & Associates: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID218636

ISBN: 086777052X


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Laminated pictorial boards. Black & white illustrations. 48 pages View more info

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To Ride a Fine Horse

By: Durack, Mary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID157757


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear and rear panel creased at top - now protected in our purpose made plastic sleeve. Illustrated by Elizabeth Durack. 137 pages The hero of this story of Australian pioneering days began life as a poor boy on an Irish farm. He dreamed and planned how one day he would make a better life for his family. At 1y he found himself on board a migrant ship bound for New South Wales…. View more info

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The Australian Collection. Australia's Greatest Books

By: Dutton, Geoffrey

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID250621

ISBN: 0207149615


Quarto Size. NEAR FINE in NEAR FINE Dustjacket. DJ protected. Colour and black & white illustrations. This is a heavy book and may require additional shipping charges. Please check with us before ordering. 406 pages View more info

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The Illustrated Treasury of Australian Stories

By: Dutton, Geoffrey (Chosen By)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298733

ISBN: 0170067572


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and Plates 324 pages An anthology of stories from 1894 to 1986. View more info

The Australian Bedside Book. A Selection of Writings From the Australian Literary Supplement

By: Dutton, Geoffrey (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID235461

ISBN: 0333450361


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. DJ creased with faded Spine. Presentation plate to prelims. 311 pages View more info

Mapped But Not Known: The Australian Landscape of the Imagination. Essays and Poems Presented to Brian Elliott LXXV 11 April 1985

By: Eaden, P.R. and Mares, F.H.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1986

Seller ID: ID215059

ISBN: 094926878X


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 269 pages View more info

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Mapped But Not Known: The Australian Landscape of the Imagination. Essays & Poems Presented to Brian Elliott LXXV 11 April 1985

By: Eaden, P.R. and Mares, F.H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID258817

ISBN: 094926878X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 269pages Essays & Poems Presented to Brian Elliott LXXV 11 April 1985. Includes poems by Judith Wright, A.D. Hope, Geoffrey Dutton amongst others. The essays examine the importance of the Australian landscape in the development of artists and musicians as well as the creative writer. View more info

Different Lands

By: Edge, R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Published by Author: 2001

Seller ID: ID233021


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Inscribed by the author on title page. Privately published. 202 pages A novel in two parts. Tells he story of J. White, a younf English lad who grows up fast in World War II, joins the submarine service and eventually migrates to Australia. View more info

Steam North

By: Eggleton, G.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mildura, Vic, Parraweena: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID232137

ISBN: 0959275231


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 83 pages View more info

Bards in the Wilderness: Australian Colonial Poetry to 1920

By: Elliott, Brian & Mitchell, Adrian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID278741

ISBN: 0170048276


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 280 pages View more info

The Sky People

By: Emery, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID227511

ISBN: 0727018892


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD ++ Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Dj has small chips to edges and spine is a touch faded. Small yellow stain to front panel. 354pages View more info