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The True Story Of Lilli Stubeck

By: Aldridge, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Hyland House: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID230962


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. 182 pages View more info

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Billarooby

By: Anderson, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Grafton Books: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID1854


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Pages a little tanned. 334pages. View more info

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Billy Two-Toes' Rainbow

By: Atkinson, Hugh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID245411


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A lovely copy. 309 pages A thriller based in Coober Pedy by the bestselling author of The Games, The Reckoning etc. View more info

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Day Will Break

By: Backhouse, Elizabeth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Perth, Western Australia, C.H. Pitman: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID200302


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 284 pages Historical fiction set in the time of the French Revolution from this prolific Western Australian writer and dramatist. View more info

The Sky Has its Clouds

By: BACKHOUSE,Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Perth, C.H. Pitman:

Seller ID: ID7639


Octavo Size. Very Good/no Dustjacket, Small faint stamp to lower edge. 279pages. A World War 2 story from this prolific Western Australian writer and dramatist. View more info

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The Pages

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296828


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 196 pages View more info

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Holden's Performance

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID156958


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's signature [Kym Bonython] to front free end paper but just visible on coloured endpaper. 353 pages Author's second novel. Winner of 1988 Victorian Premier's Literary Award Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction View more info

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Fairweather

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Queensland Art Gallery: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300356


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 144 pages A well-illustrated examination of this highly regarded Australian artist's work by a major Australian writer. View more info

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Bush Ballads from a Shearers' Camp

By: Baillie, P.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Port Lincoln, South Australia, Port Lincoln Times: n.d circa 1970

Seller ID: ID247828


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Previous owner's name to front cover. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 86 pages Tells the story in verse of three Port Lincoln shearers View more info

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Brand of Mirra Peena

By: Barclay, Edwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID213284


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some light fading to top edge area & spine. 122 pages A novel that illustrates the drama and excitement that is an integral part of life in the Australian outback by this Adelaide writer. View more info

The Crypt Orchid

By: Barnes, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Bookworld: 1994

Seller ID: ID239323


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. 195 pages View more info

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TALES OF OLD AUSTRALIA

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID245308


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 271 pages View more info

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By Reef And Palm and The Ebbing Of The Tide

By: Becke, Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rowville, Vic, The Five Mile Press: 2005

Edition: Australian Classic Edition

Seller ID: ID281403


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Quarter cloth boards with leatherette spine, gilt lettering and decorative Title Label. 255 pages Published in the 1890s, these are short stories set in the Pacific Islands. View more info

Mr. Piffy Comes Home and Other Stories

By: Bingham, Geoffrey C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Blackwood, SA, Troubadour Press Inc: 1993

Seller ID: ID232025


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - card covers. 296 pages View more info

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Cherry Ripe (Signed by Author)

By: Bird, Carmel

Price: $22.00

Publisher: North Richmond, Vic, Power Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293798


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Faint yellowing to page edges. Maps to inside covers and some black and white illustrations. Signed by the author on the Title page. 193 pages The first book of the author who was the recipient of the 2016 Patrick White Award. A novel about three generations of women in Tasmania. View more info

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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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

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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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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