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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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A Brother's Tale

By: Barstow, Stan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID180437

ISBN: 0718118936


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. 206pages View more info

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Airship Nine

By: Block, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, New English Library: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7215

ISBN: 0450060578


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Tiny stain to fore edge. 262pages View more info

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Father Under Fire

By: Boyd, Neil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308408

ISBN: 0718118731


Octavo Size, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. 221pages The fourth volume of the St Jude's saga. View more info

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The Wall of the Plague

By: BRINK, Andre

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1984

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID7227

ISBN: 0571132901


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. Jacket illustration by Polly Raynes. 447 pages. A novel dealing with the expatriate South African experience - this one is based in France. View more info

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The Wall of the Plague

By: Brink, Andre

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1984

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID300962

ISBN: 0571132901


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. Jacket illustration by Polly Raynes. 447 pages. A novel dealing with the expatriate South African experience - this one is based in France. View more info

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A Faraway Drummer

By: Bristow, Robert O'Neil

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID176598

ISBN: 0207955506


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. 279pages View more info

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The Runaway Soul

By: BRODKEY, Harold

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1991

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID1935

ISBN: 0224030019


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 835 pages. A lengthy novel dealing with the early life of one of Brodkey's recurring characters, Wiley Silenowicz. View more info

The Haunted House

By: BROWN, Rebecca

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID3361

ISBN: 0330291750


Octavo Size, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Pages lightly tanned as is usual for this title. Authors first novel. 139 pages View more info

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Mulligan's Seed

By: Burkholz, Herbert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1976

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID207530

ISBN: 0491015860


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 280 pages A frantic and funny action novel featuring ski-bums, the Mulligan brothers. View more info

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Where You Going Girlie?

By: CARSON,Josephine

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1975

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID3383

ISBN: 0803798156


Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, minor tear to dustjacket at top of spine esle Dustjacket now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 240pages Author's 3rd novel. View more info

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Ark

By: Clive, John & Head, Nicholas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Viking: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID204161

ISBN: 0670803995


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. 335 pages Novel based on a true life adventure of the Sea Lion during the troubles in Lebanon View more info

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Cold Havana Ground A Mystery

By: Correa, Arnoldo

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Akashic Books: 2003

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID243245

ISBN: 1888451521


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. Translated by Marjorie Moore. 317 pages A 'Cuban noir' crime novel based on real events in Cuba involving three Afro-Cuban religions Santeria, Palo Monte, and the Abakua Secret Society. By one of the three founders of Cuban crime fiction genre. View more info

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The Strange Enchantment

By: Cotterell, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1956

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID298474


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Signed by Geoffrey Cotterell on front free endpaper. Light edgewear to dustjacket which is price-clipped. 509 pages A novel set in England and Germany during the years 1898 to 1936. 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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The Loop (Inscribed and signed by author)

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1998

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID185745

ISBN: 0593040678


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. Inscribed by the author on half-title page. 399 pages View more info

The Rising Sun

By: Galbraith, Douglas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2001

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: ID198948

ISBN: 087113781x


Octavo Size. FINE in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected. 535 pages Authors first novel. View more info

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FISH OUT OF WATER

By: Hackforth-Jones, Gilbert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID120882


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good [Price-Clipped]Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with some small holes to front flap edge. 253 pages The adventures of Commander Gasconne who volunteers as an Inspector of Underwater Weapons. View more info

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Noble Descents

By: HANLEY, Gerald

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID8460

ISBN: 0241108691


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. Page edges lightly tanned. Dust jacket design by Mon Mohan based on the Prince with Rose in the National Museum, New Delhi. 334 pages. View more info

No Escape

By: Hayes, Joseph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10760

ISBN: 0233974288


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). 313pages View more info