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Flynn of the Inland

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID253108


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Australian Classics edition. 244 pages. The biography of John Flynn & the work of the Australian Inland Mission View more info

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Lightning Ridge The Land of Black Opals

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295768


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Some light rubbing to corners, edges and spine ends. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 234 pages 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


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

Tales from the Northwest

By: James, Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Boolarong Publications: 1990

Seller ID: ID258878


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Foxing to page edges. vii, 244 pages "Between Two Small Fires", "The Mission Story"and "Afternoon Coast". View more info

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Untamed by Time

By: James, Ruth Marchant

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Published by Author: 1987

Seller ID: ID221596


Octavo Size, Very Good condition. Card covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 189 pages History of the Penguin Club of Australia and Papua New Guinea to celebrate their 50th anniversary in 1987 View more info

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A Place of Smokey Parrots

By: James, W.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Doubleview, WA, Tammar Publications: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296928


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. Neat previous owners sticker to inside of front cover. 115 pages View more info

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A Low Breed

By: Johnson, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290017


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. 313 pages 1977 National Book Council Award for Australian Literature. View more info

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A Man Called Possum

By: Jones, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Renmark, S.A., Published by the Author: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID271366


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. .Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages [but crossed out]. 120 pages View more info

Shalom Australian Jewish Stories

By: Keesing, Nancy

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID196951


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). 239 pages View more info

The White Chrysanthenum: Changing Images Of Australian Motherhood

By: Keesing, Nancy [Selected by]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Angus & Robertson: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID229050


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Lovely colour and black & white illustrations. Light wear to Book edges. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Gift inscription to half-title page. 182 pages View more info

The Best Australian Stories 2011

By: Kennedy, Cate (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collingwood, Vic, Black Inc.: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID271175


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine Condition. As new. xii, 256 pages The most outstanding short fiction of 2011. View more info

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The Hillyars and the Burtons: A Story of Two Families

By: Kingsley, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sydney University Press: 1973

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID8192


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket has a small stain on the face [from a small round sticker] & is now protected in a purpose made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Introduction by Leonie Kramer. 419 pages. The author's second "Australian" novel and follows "The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn". The setting is now the Australian goldfields and the Omeo disaster and offers a very different view of Austra... View more info

The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn

By: Kingsley, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lloyd O'Neil: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID276105


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. 475 pages Australian Classics series. Oringinally published in 1859 View more info

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The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn

By: Kingsley, Henry

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Currey O'Neil: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID8480


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 free end paper. 474pages View more info

Pilbara Shadow-Play

By: Lambert, Tony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cervantes, WA, Published by Author: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID244435


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 197 pages View more info

Sayonara Australia

By: Lane, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Yunderup, WA, Published by Author: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID241227


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Signed by the author. 246 pages View more info

Sun-Chased Shadows. An Australian Story

By: Langsford, Dorothy M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Epworth Press: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID259057


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Light rubbing to edges and several small marks to front cover. Light foxing to endpapers. Colour frontispiece 116 pages Dorothy Mary Langsford was born at Mintaro, South Australia in 1896. View more info

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The Two Men from Northern Rivers An enthralling Real Australian Life Story. Comedy Tragedy Romance

By: Laurier, Don

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: [1935]

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298033


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. 84 pages Adventure, Sport, Acident, Co-incident, etc. Witty and Entertaining. The Actors - Shearers, Railway Officials, Publicans, Policemtn, Women and a Parson. The names are fictitious. View more info

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The Chess Men

By: Lawrence, Paul

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seaview Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID257244


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. 305 pages In the late autumn of 1991, in a Geelong suburb, Sunny and Lionel Watson aged ten & eleven are living at home with their parents. One stormy night midst a drunken breakdown, the father [Harry] shoots his wife and then turns the gun on himself. Lionel hides Sunny in a cramped toy box and then attempts to escape through a window. After a long and uncomfortable night Sunny goes searching for Lionel and fina... View more info

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Joe Wilson

By: Lawson, Henry

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ellsyd Press: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15292


Folio size. Very Good condition, No Dustjacket, Illustrated with colour photos from the television series. Some light fading to spine and upper edges. Pictorial inlay to front cover with gilt titles. 119pages. View more info