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Working Bullocks

By: Prichard, Katherine Susannah

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1956

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID203011


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. 251 pages View more info

Aadvark: Written off: A collection of writing by young SA authors, put together by the team from Generation Hex

By: Prime, Justin; Rolevink, James; Rubenstein, Matt; Sharplin, Erica (editors)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Generation Hex. Writer's Centre: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267316


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Scarce. 100 pages A colllection of verse and prose from several young South Australian writers. View more info

ARRIVALS

By: Purnell, Katherine [Edited by]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Geelong, Safar Publishing: n.d. But ownership inscription dated 1990

Seller ID: ID82033

ISBN: 0959013121


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Previous owner's name to preliminary pages. SIGNED by the Editor. 97 pages View more info

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Jack Rivers and Me

By: Radley, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290018

ISBN: 0868613223


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has tape repair ti underside and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 179 pages View more info

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My Blue-Checker Corker and Me

By: Radley, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290019

ISBN: 0868612367


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Stamp to prelims. 166 pages View more info

Remembering The Future - Australian women's stories, dreams and visions for the twenty-first century

By: Rebera, Ranjini (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, David Lovell: 1991

Seller ID: ID109822

ISBN: 1863550100


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 186 pages 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

Doomsday Morning

By: Reid,Wynwode

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID232147


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ creased with flap torn from lower edge of Spine - no loss. 227pages View more info

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The Cat Has Nine Lives

By: Robins, Fred

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Perth, Published by the Author: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID249014

ISBN: 1875317120


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Signed by the author. Title page clipped ta the top. 220 pages A fictional story based on the authors experiences with Catalina's during WW2. View more info

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A Bush Philosophers' Diary

By: Rose, Gordon J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Allen Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248450

ISBN: 0949629030


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Slight marking to rear. Black & white illustrations. Inscribed & signed by the author. Black and white illustrations by Jan Norman. 109 pages Philosophy, poetry and humour . View more info

The Vegeance of the Dolphin

By: Roy, Thomas

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID202721


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar cover. Illustrated with Black & White Drawings/Diagrams. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 184 pages View more info

Quintus Servinton

By: Savery, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1962

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID270510


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Fair to Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some insect damage to upper front panel and several portions of the rear panel and is browned at edges and spine but looks quite presentable in its sleeve. 392 pages Introduction by Cecil H. Hadgraft. Regarded as Australia's first novel. Was published anonymously in Hobart in three volumes during 1830-1831. View more info

Leila A Woman's Destiny: An Historical Romance

By: Schubert, Leslie A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Western Australia, Blue Bay Publishers: 1995

Seller ID: ID245506

ISBN: 0646236555


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Ribbed on corners. Inscribed & signed by the author. 188 pages View more info

No Trains on Sunday

By: Schurmann, Edwin A.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID271585


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 144 pages The fictional memoirs of a young boy in the 1920's. View more info

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Shop! Tales from a Country Store

By: Schurmann, Ted

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seal Books, Rigby: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297209

ISBN: 0727005014


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Spine a little faded. Black & white illustrations. 160 pages A novel based around a small store in a fictional Victorian town. View more info

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The Long, The Short and The Tall: A Collection of Australian Yarns

By: Scott, W.N.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Western Plains Publishers: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15264

ISBN: 094946001X


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. 251pages. View more info

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Bushmen All. A Romance of the Never-Never

By: Seagram, Giles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, E.W. Cole: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID177915


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Blue boards are rubbed at edges and corners with a couple of light marks. Some light tanning to half-title page and advertisement page at rear. 327 pages Giles Seagram was the pen name of Henry Driscoll who was born in Adelaide in 1857. He published several novels dealing with romance and adventure in the Australian bush. View more info

A Sea Change: Australian Writing and Photography

By: Shoemaker, Adam (Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympics: 1998

Seller ID: ID223640

ISBN: 0958599602


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 247 pages A unique collection from authors such as Robert Drewe, Lily Brett and David Malouf, which explores the sea change in Australian life today. Especially commissioned, it counterpoints essays and photograpic images, short stories and cartoons. View more info

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Life in the Australian Backblocks

By: Sorenson, Edward

Price: $18.00

Publisher: South Yarra, Currey O'Neil: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID238605

ISBN: 0859023850


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy.. Black & white illustrations. 152 pages Originally published in 1911. View more info

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Gathered In A Novel

By: Spence, Catherine Helen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sydney University Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290300


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dust jacket laminate is patchy and corners and spine ends are rubbed. 315 pages The first book form of Spence's novel first published in serial form in the Adelaide Observer during 1881-1882. View more info