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A Gift of Flowers

By: Berrill, Frances and Exley, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7877

ISBN: 0207148821


Octavo Size, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket now protected in plastic sleeve. 62pages An anthology of poems illustrated by lovely black and white ''photograms' of seed and flowers prepared by Frances Berrill. View more info

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Poems 1961-1971 (Inscribed by Author)

By: BRAY, J.J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Milton, The Jacaranda Press: 1972

Edition: Limited Ed.

Seller ID: ID310029

ISBN: 0701605731


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is a little edgeworn. A faint glider clip mark to top edge of Title page and verso of half-title page.. Inscribed by the author to previous owner, Stewart Cockburn. 40 pages. The author was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of South Australia at the time of publication. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

Prepare to Shed Them Now The Ballads of George R. Sims

By: Calder-Marshall, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID11788

ISBN: 0090892003


Small Quarto Size. Fine in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected. Sepia illustrations. 152pages View more info

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Wine, Water and Song

By: Chesterton, G. K.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID306713


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Priceclipped DJ is lightly faded at spine with a small chip to top of spine. 60 pages. Illustrated by Sillince and with an Introduction by L.A.G.Strong. View more info

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A Garland of Nightingales

By: Clarke, Hockley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Gordon & Cremonesi: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12479

ISBN: 0860330796


Octavo size Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A lovely book in excellent condition. 120pages. A harmonious medley of personal anecdotes about nightingales, observations of their habits and habitats, and the lyrical poetry which they have inspired. View more info

Province of Fire

By: Connolly, Geraldine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oak Ridge, Iris Press: 1998

Seller ID: ID12550

ISBN: 0916078469


Very Good condition, (Issued without Dustjacket) Gift inscription to half-title page. Signed by author on title-page. 82pages. View more info

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Australian Letters: A Quarterly Review of Writing and Criticism Vol. 3, No. 4 June 1961

By: Davies, Bryan, Dutton, Geoffrey & Harris, Max [Editors]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Mary Martin Bookshop: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267925


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Colour and Black & white illustrations. Some staining to spine. 51 pages. This issue features Night Fishing by Geoffrey Dutton illustrated by Lawrence Daws; Catherine Martin the Lost Novelist, featuring one of her short stories, Nellie Melba and the Gum Leaf and an article Catherine Martin and the Critics by John Byrnes; The Lampoonist by Thelma Foreshaw; The Upside-Down Hut [an article] by Judith Wright; Satirical Poetry by John Bray, Allison Boyd and Colin Thiele; A Change for the Better by Peter Mathers; Market Garden [a poem]... View more info

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The Perfect Age of Man's Life

By: Dove, Mary

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID6451

ISBN: 0521325714


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). 175pages An examination of the medieval perspective of middle age which they perceived as 'the perfect age', with particular reference to literary texts associated with The Wheel of Life and The Wheel of Fortune. Contents: Part I. The Middle Age of Man's Life: 1. In the middle of the way; 2. Numbering ages and naming the middle age; 3. The ages of woman's life; 4. 'Maturity, full of ripenesse'; 5. 'Secrete diminution'; Part II. The Perfect Age of Man's Life: 6. The perfect age and the ages of the soul; 7. The perfect age a... View more info

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Poems Soft and Loud

By: Dutton, Geoffrey

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, F. W. Cheshire: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305781


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Inscribed by author to previous owner "For Pamela from Geoff 18 December 1967" 79pages. View more info

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Mapped But Not Known: The Australian Landscape of the Imagination. Essays and Poems Presented to Brian Elliott LXXV 11 April 1985

By: Eaden, P.R. and Mares, F.H.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID215059

ISBN: 094926878X


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 269 pages View more info

The Poetical Works of Gilbert Frankau

By: Frankau, Gilbert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID1576


Very Good condition but no dustjacket. Two Volumes. Volume 1 1901-1916, Volume 2 1916-1920. Previous owners signature to ffep - both volumes 242, 218pages View more info

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The Flinders Jubilee Anthology

By: Greet, Annie & Harrex, Syd [Editors]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Flinders University: 1991

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID2013

ISBN: 0725805064


Octavo Size. Very Good condition, (Issued without Dustjacket) Gift inscription to half-title page. 333pages. An interesting anthology of prose, poetry and art. View more info

Australians Aware

By: Hall, Rodney (Editor)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID15106

ISBN: 0725402237


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 64 pages Artists represented include Brett Whiteley, John Brack, Charles Blackman, John Olsen, Fred Williams, Cedric Flower, and many others. Poets include David Malouf, Charles Buckmaster, Jamie Grant View more info

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A Window at Night (Limited Edition Signed by Author)

By: Harris, Max

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, ABR Publications: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293301


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition. Issued without dustjacket. Leather bound. Gilt to face and spine. Limited edition of 1000 copies - this is number 773. SIGNED by AUTHOR. 91 pages Selected and Introduced by Robert Clark. View more info

I, In the Membership of My Days

By: Harris,Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID247914

ISBN: 0718113713


Octavo Size. Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 135pages View more info

The Apple and the Spectroscope being Lectures on Poetry designed in the main for Science Students

By: HENN,T.R.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd: 1967

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: ID6313


12mo, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket, b/w illustrations. Gift inscription {ffep], some text underlining. [xviii]166pages. View more info

Snakes's-eye View of a Serial Story

By: Hopegood,Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Edwards & Shaw: 1964

Seller ID: ID3950


Octavo Size. Very Good in Good dustjacket - DJ is chipped on top of spine & lightly worn corners - but now protected. Minor tape stains to endpapers. 77pages View more info

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The Shepheardes Calender. An Introduction

By: Johnson, Lynn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University Park, Pennsylvan, Pennsylvania State Univ Pre: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID2082

ISBN: 0271006994


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 227pages The Shepheardes Calender was published in 1579 and is the poem that launched Elizabethan poet, Edmund Spenser's career and changed the direction of English poetry. Drawing on a wide range of primary sources, the author places the poem in its literary, social, political and cultural context. She pays particular attention to the emergence of the myth of Queen Elizabeth and England and the... View more info

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The Craft of Letters in England: A symposium edited by John Lehmann

By: Lehmann, John (Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID3727

ISBN: 0837174104


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. 248pages Includes essays by J.I.M. Stewart [Biography], Philip Toynbee [Experiment and the future of the novel], Roy Fuller [Poetry: tradition and belief], T.C. Worsley [The Author and the Theatre, Francis Wyndham [25 years of the Novel], G.S. Fraser[The poet and his medium], Alan Pryce-Jones [The Personal Story]. View more info

Word Over All

By: LEWIS, C. Day

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1944

Edition: 3rd Impression

Seller ID: ID10997


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ is chipped with some minor loss - now protected in plastic sleeve. 52pages. View more info