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Longleg

By: Adams, Glenda

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID93675

ISBN: 020716892X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 339 pages The third novel of the Miles Franklin Award winner. This title won the 1990 Age Book of the Year and the 1991 National Book Council Banjo Award for Fiction. 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

ISBN: 0670816639


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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Too Many Men

By: Brett, Lily

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 2001

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID294836

ISBN: 0688177557


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. 531 pages View more info

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My Life as a Fake

By: Carey, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2003

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID287586

ISBN: 0571216188


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 273 pages View more info

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The Tax Inspector [Signed by Author]

By: Carey, Peter

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St Lucia, Univ. of Queensland Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID256605

ISBN: 0702223913


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD + in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in a our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Spine a touch faded. Signed by the author. 279pages. View more info

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My Life as a Fake

By: Carey, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Knopf Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID212811

ISBN: 1740512464


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 280 pages View more info

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With Hooves of Brass

By: Close, Robert

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID180630


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. 191 pages View more info

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The Sea Gull Rider (Inscribed by the Author)

By: Corfe, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Edwards & Shaw: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307034


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Inscribed by the author on title page. 125 pages View more info

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Fortune's Fool. The Road beyond Eureka (Signed by Author)

By: Cross, Mary Talbot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kew Victoria, The Shalimar Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID217101

ISBN: 0958646643


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Signed by the author. 221 pages Historical fiction set in the time of the Victorian goldrush of the 1850s. View more info

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Fortune's Fool. The Road beyond Eureka (Inscribed and Signed by Author)

By: Cross, Mary Talbot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kew Victoria, The Shalimar Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID292940

ISBN: 0958646643


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author. 221 pages Historical fiction set in the time of the Victorian goldrush of the 1850s. View more info

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Monkeys in the Dark

By: d'Alpuget, Blanche

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Aurora Press: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID189115

ISBN: 0867480017


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A couple of tiny spots to fore edge. Faint foxing to rear endpaper. Front free endpaper has single straight crease. 176 pages View more info

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Ancestors A novel

By: Davidson, Robyn

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1989

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID5117

ISBN: 022402583X


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 299 pages The fictional debut by the author of Tracks View more info

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Gould's Book of Fish A Novel in Twelve Fish

By: Flanagan, Richard

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sydney, Picador: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID212815

ISBN: 0330363034


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Signed by the author. 404 pages The story of William Buelow Gould, a white convict who fell in love with a black woman and ended up condemned to the most feared penal colony in the British Empire - where he was ordered to paint a book of fish! View more info

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An Accommodating Spouse [Signed]

By: Jolley, Elizabeth

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299976

ISBN: 0670888931


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Signed by author. 253pages View more info

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The Georges' Wife [Signed]

By: Jolley, Elizabeth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID259445

ISBN: 0670852651


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. Signed by author. 182 pages View more info

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Foxybaby [Signed]

By: Jolley, Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299957

ISBN: 0702218367


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Pages tanned around edges. Signed by author. 261 pages View more info

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The Sugar Mother [Signed]

By: Jolley, Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fremantle,Western Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221749

ISBN: 0949206296


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. Signed by author on title page. 210pages View more info

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Lovesong (Signed by Author)

By: Jolley, Elizabeth

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299958

ISBN: 0670876097


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket - as issued. Signed by the author. 241 pages Shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award. View more info

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Passenger

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1979

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID158196

ISBN: 0002216299


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good (price-clipped) Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 189 pages View more info

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Woman of the Inner Sea

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID161703

ISBN: 0340531487


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. 284 pages View more info