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Leaves in the Wind

By: Backhouse, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Perth, C.H. Pitman: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID8499


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket chipped at spine ends and upper corners with minor loss - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 264pages The Australian based story of three young woman, an artist, a scientist and a Julie who aspires to marriage and respectability. Elizabeth Backhouse [ 1917-2013] was an Australian novelist, playwright, scriptwriter who served in the WAAF during World War Two. View more info

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South Australian Scrapbook: Glimpses of Colourful People and Events

By: BRUNATO, Madeleine [Compiled and Edited by for the South Australian Writers Fellowship]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299205

ISBN: 0727009532


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Bookplate to the preliminary pages. 165 pages. View more info

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The Timeless Land

By: Dark, Eleanor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID296512


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. Pages age-toned. Maps to endpapers. 447 pages First book in the Timeless Land Trilogy about the foundation of colonial Australia. View more info

The Best of Geeves: Nostalgic Cameos from Australia's Past

By: Geeves, Philip

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID11328

ISBN: 0207149690


Quarto Size., Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket - Dustjacket now protected Black & white illustrations. 204pages. View more info

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The Heart in the Centre

By: Glennon, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID220113


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. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 244pages A love story set in Central Australia. View more info

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Arthur and Eric. An Anglo-Australian story from the Journal of Arthur Hickman

By: Grant, Bruce (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID9887

ISBN: 0855610417


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 213pages View more info

Offcuts From A Legal Literary Life

By: HASLUCK, Nicholas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nedlands, Western Australia, University of Western Australia Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID215553

ISBN: 1875560173


Very Good condition, (Issued w/o Dustjacket) 252 pages View more info

A Writer's Rights: The Story of the Australian Society of Authors

By: Hill, Deidre

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, ANZ Book Company: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7794

ISBN: 0855521422


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket now protected. Mild tape stains and residue to endpapers. 229pages View more info

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Over the Range Sunshine and Shadow in the Kimberleys

By: Idriess, Ion

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296500


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Fair - Good dustjacket [now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve]. DJ is edgeworn with some loss to spine ends and chip to upper front panel. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 316 pages View more info

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Proof Against Failure

By: Macartney, Frederick T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID14339


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small abrasion to the front cover of DJ. Black & white illustrations. 193pages. The autobiography of Frederick Mcartney, Australian poet and literary critic. View more info

Light in the Valley

By: Mann, Cecil

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Dymock's Book Arcade: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID6182


Octavo Size. Very Good in Good Dustjacket, now protected. DJ chipped at corners and spine ends. 205pages. View more info

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A Different World

By: Mellows, Joan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID237221

ISBN: 0727019902


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Ribbon Marker 228pages A novel based in Colonial Sydney. Part of the Stonyfell Series. View more info

A Nation of Trees: Australian Rights

By: Millington, Rosemary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Readers Union: 1964

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID2519


Octavo size. Good in Good DJ, now protected. Ownership stamp to half-title page. Top-corner of front free endpaper clipped. 224pages. View more info

The Runaway

By: Morris, Ruth

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15633


Octavo size,, Very Good in Good Dustjacket. A couple of small closed tears to DJ edges. Presentation plate to prelims. 173 pages View more info

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Rivers of Australia

By: Mudie, Ian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7483


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket, - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 80pages Looks at all the major Australian Rivers - loads of information, a number of oddities, plenty of illustrations and an occasional touch of fun. View more info

Australian Volunteers at Work 101 Stories

By: Noble, Joy and Dick, Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7414

ISBN: 1862545340


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy - issued without dustjacket. 190pages View more info

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Flying Doctor Hits The Headlines

By: NOONAN, Michael

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289250


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dust jacket designed by Reg E. Hicks. 158 pages The fifth book in this series based in outback Australia View more info

The Pipwink Papers

By: Reed, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10002

ISBN: 0727009826


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. 396pages View more info

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Treasury of Australian Folklore

By: Stone, Walter [Introduced by]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID6473

ISBN: 0727012665


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine lightly sun-faded. Black & white illustrations. 160pages Ranges over most aspects of Australian folk history from Aborigines, settlement, sporting achievements and war stories. View more info

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The Courageous Ones

By: Swift, Eileen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Lutheran Publishing: 1985

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID4474

ISBN: 0958951500


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - card covers. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Neat gift inscription to prelims. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 85 pages. A novel about the early days of South Australia View more info