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Trees in my Ears, Children from around the world talk to Christine Harris

By: Harris, Christine

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID102068

ISBN: 186254283X


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 140 pages View more info

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Bullock Hearts (Signed by Author)

By: Harris, Ken

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ken Harris: 2008

Seller ID: ID257820

ISBN: 1920892656


Octavo Size.Near Fine condition.Signed by the author. 224 pages A novel of the 20th century based in Queensland View more info

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The Australian Way with Words

By: Harris, Max

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, William Heinemann Australia: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID234716

ISBN: 0855612983


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 306 pages This famous Australian literary figure opines with wit and scholarship on the range of modern English prevalent in Australia at the time; muses on the origin and disappearance of colourful slang and colloquial expressions and on the appearance of new ones; and rails against some of the more outrageous linguistic crime perpetrated by the Australian media. View more info

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Jigsaw: Patterns in Law and Literature

By: Hasluck, Nicholas

Price: $41.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299469

ISBN: 1925588785


MINT - a NEW copy. 290 pages Judicial appointments, the rule of law, activism on the High Court, the push for indigenous recognition, the role of style in writing judgments, legal images in fiction's cave of shadows - novelist and former judge Nicholas Hasluck covers these and other issues in this intriguing collection of occasional pieces. View more info

Nelligang

By: Henderson, Walter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lothian Publishing Co.: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID11156


Good in Good Dustjacket - now protected. Pages tanned around edges. DJ chipped, with pieces missing from corners and spine ends. 184pages. View more info

The Quakers

By: Hennessy, Rachel

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID278177

ISBN: 1862547610


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. A nice copy. 167 pages View more info

Memoirs of an old Bastard

By: Hibberd, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, McPhee Gribble Publishers: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID200297

ISBN: 0869140515


Octavo Size. FINE in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected. Black & white illustrations. 212 pages View more info

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Water into Gold

By: Hill, Ernestine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: -1946

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: ID294462


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve.edgewear to DJ with some minor loss to rear upper edge and corner. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 328 pages View more info

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My Love Must Wait The Story of Matthew Flinders (Australian Classics)

By: Hill, Ernestine

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295915

ISBN: 0207136599


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 463 pages View more info

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My Dear, Dear Betsy A Treasury of Australian Letters

By: Hirst, Warwick [Compiler]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hale & Iremonger: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID282355

ISBN: 0868065072


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & white illustrations. 160 pages This book is a celebration of the gentle art of letter-writing. Arranged chronologically, from 1771 to 1944, each letter has a preamble to set the context. View more info

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Christopher Cockle's Australian Experiences

By: Houlding, John Richard [Old Boomerang]

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Angus & Robertson: 1913

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID267085


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt to spine. Minor insect damage to top of spine. Black and white Frontispiece. Two other black and white photographs. Catalogue of books published by Angus & Robertson to rear. Annotation by previous owner to front pastedown. 465 pages First published in 1867 as 'Australian Capers'. It records the downfall of an inexperienced migrant and his conversion to Christianity. ... View more info

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Tales from Corytella. The Collected Stories of Flexmore Hudson and including a Reprint of the 2nd in the series South Australian Writers and their Work by Paul Depasquale

By: Hudson, Flexmore (Compiled and edited by Adam Dutkiewicz)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wav Publications: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293795

ISBN: 0959118691


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Card wraps. Edges very lightly rubbed. Foreword by Dr J.J. Bray. 255, 24 pages Wilfrid Flexmore Hudson (1913-1988) was a South Australian poet, short-story writer and teacher. As well as some of his best stories this book also contains Depasquale's monograph on Hudson, View more info

The Pub and The Scrub

By: Hulm, Neil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lavington, NSW, Self published: 1987

Seller ID: ID272531

ISBN: 0959003223


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Signed by the author. 72 pages A brief history of the construction and opening of the real Ettamogah Pub in stories and poems. View more info

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Yarns Around the Camp Fire

By: Hulm, Neil

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NSW, Wilkie Watson Publications: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300155

ISBN: 0959003290


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Signed by the author. Sticker remains to front cover. Black & white illustrations. 80 pages Author of "Aussie Bush Yarns" View more info

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Old Days and Old Ways

By: Hutchison Barrowman, Alexander

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Robe, A.H. Barrowman: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291486


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ separated at spine - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Few small closed tears to DJ(loss minimal) Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224 pages Descriptive Verse, Prose and Photographs View more info

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Flynn of the Inland

By: Idriess, Ion

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1951

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: ID298618


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - but half title pages missing, Endpaper maps. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 242 pages View more info

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Over the Range. Sunshine and Shadow in the Kimberleys

By: Idriess, Ion

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1956

Edition: Reprint of New Edition

Seller ID: ID302371


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ does have a small loss to top of spine/rear panel & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Still a nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 245 pages View more info

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Lasseter's Last Ride: An Epic of Central Australian Gold Discovery

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1939

Edition: National Edition

Seller ID: ID148472


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Green cloth boards. Black/gilt title patch to spine. Boards are just a little rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Inscribed by the author to previous owner. 251 pages View more info

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The Great Boomerang

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1948[1941]

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID304166


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some tanning to front free endpaper and pastedown where a related newspaper clipping is stored. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 253pages View more info

News. Granta 53 Spring 1996

By: Jack, Ian (Ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Granta US: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID270556

ISBN: 0140141324


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 256 pages A paperback magazine of new writing View more info