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Alias Grace, Atwood, Margaret
1 Atwood, Margaret Alias Grace
London, England Virago Press 2004 1860492592 / 9781860492594 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 454gms, 545 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Alias Grace, Atwood, Margaret
2 Atwood, Margaret Alias Grace
London, England BCA 1996 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 902gms, 469 pages, blank endpapers. Around the true story of one of the most enigmatic and notorious women of the 1840s, Margaret Atwood has created and extraordinarily potent tale of sexuality, cruelty and mystery. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Blind Assassin, The, Atwood, Margaret
3 Atwood, Margaret Blind Assassin, The
Great Britain Virago Press 2003 1860498809 / 9781860498800 Reprint Medium Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Medium softcover, reprint edition, 528gms, 637 pages. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
Empire of the Sun, Ballard, J G
4 Ballard, J G Empire of the Sun
London, England Flamingo 1994 0006547001 / 9780006547006 Reprint Paperback Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Medium paperback, reprint edition, 280gms, 351 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tearand moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
Another World, Barker, Pat
5 Barker, Pat Another World
Ringwood, Australia Viking 1998 0670877166 / 9780670877164 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 322gms, 277 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting thoughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 6.50 AUD
 
 
Soldier's Return, The, Bragg, Melvyn
6 Bragg, Melvyn Soldier's Return, The
London, England Hodder & Stoughton 1999 0340751029 / 9780340751022 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable Remainder 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 522gms, 346 pages. With this absorbing story of one family, Melvyn Bragg conveys the experience of millions in the aftermath of the Second World War. Book is in good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book has been covered in clear plastic for protection and stuck to covers. There is a small pen mark and a small ownership sticker from a previous owner on the inside front two pages. There is a black remainder mark to the bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
March, Brooks, Geraldine
7 Brooks, Geraldine March
Sydney, Australia Harper Collins Publishers 2006 0732278422 / 9780732278427 Reprint Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 306gms, 346 pages. This book is the story of the absent father from Louisa May Alcott's 'Little Women' and conjures a world of brutality, stubborn courage and transcendant love. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
March, Brooks, Geraldine
8 Brooks, Geraldine March
Sydney, Australia Harper Collins Publishers 2006 0732278422 / 9780732278427 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 306gms, 346 pages. This book is the story of the absent father from Louisa May Alcott's 'Little Women' and conjures a world of brutality, stubborn courage and transcendant love. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
9 Brooks, Geraldine People of the Book
Sydney, Australia Harper Collins Publishers 2008 0732280370 / 9780732280376 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 538gms, 390 pages. People of the Book is a gripping and moving novel about war, art, love and survival. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small tear on the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
Angels & Insects, Byatt, A. S.
10 Byatt, A. S. Angels & Insects
London, England Vintage 1995 0099591812 / 9780099591818 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 258gms, 292 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside half-title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Possession, Byatt, A. S.
11 Byatt, A. S. Possession
London, England Vintage Books 1991 0099800403 / 9780099800408 Reprint Softcover Fair Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 384gms, 511 pages. Book is in fair condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book also shows some moderate water damage, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A reading copy only. 
Price: 4.50 AUD
 
 
If on a Winter's Night a Traveller, Calvino, Italo; and Weaver, William (translated by)
12 Calvino, Italo; and Weaver, William (translated by) If on a Winter's Night a Traveller
London, England Vintage Books 1998 0099430894 / 9780099430896 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 208gms, 258 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Lady With Lapdog and Other Stories, Chekhov, Anton
13 Chekhov, Anton Lady With Lapdog and Other Stories
Middlesex, England Penguin Books 1976 0140441433 / 9780140441437 Reprint Paperback Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Paperback, reprint, 148g, 280pgs. This is a collection of 11 short stories written by the Russian master of the form, Anton Chekhov, between 1885 and 1889. Book is in good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
All Men Are Mortal, De Beauvoir, Simone
14 De Beauvoir, Simone All Men Are Mortal
London, England Virago Press Limited 1995 1860490026 / 9781860490026 Reprint Softcover Fair to Good Not Applicable Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 300gms, 406 pages. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, book is ex-library therefore there are library stamps/pen marks on some pages, barcode on back cover, and book is covered in clear plastic for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Questions of Travel, De Kretser, Michelle
15 De Kretser, Michelle Questions of Travel
Crows Nest, Australia Allen & Unwin 2013 1743317336 / 9781743317334 Reprint Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 472gms, 517 pages. This book illuminates travel, work and modern dreams in a brilliant evocation of the way we live now. Winner of the 2013 Miles Franklin Literary Award. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard, Desai, Kiran
16 Desai, Kiran Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard
London, England Faber and Faber Limited 1999 0571195717 / 9780571195718 First Thus Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first thus, 194gms, 209 pages. This is the delightful story of Sampath Chawla, bored post-office clerk and dreamer, who takes to the branches of a secluded guava tree in search of the contemplative life only to find something rather different. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
Inheritance of Loss, The, Desai, Kiran
17 Desai, Kiran Inheritance of Loss, The
London, England Penguin Books 2006 0241143640 / 9780241143643 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 450gms, 324 pages. Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2006. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
 
 
Leopard, The, Di Lampedusa, Giuseppe
18 Di Lampedusa, Giuseppe Leopard, The
London, England The Folio Society 1990 Third Impression Hard Cover with Slip Case Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Ribbons, Ian 
Hardcover with decorated boards and cream clip case, third impression, 644gms, 186 pages. Book is in very good condition with some general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Slip case is in good condition with shelf wear and light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Brothers Karamazov, The (Volume I), Dostoevsky, Fyodor
19 Dostoevsky, Fyodor Brothers Karamazov, The (Volume I)
London, England Heron Books 1967 Collection Hardcover Leatherette Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Sarto, Pietro 
Hardcover with dark red leatherette boards and gilt lettering/decoration to spine and boards, collection edition, 504gms, 337 pages, illustrated red with gold pattern endpapers, yellow bookmark. This is the first volume of The Brothers Karamazov and just one volume in The Greatest Masterpieces of Russian Literature collection. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is an ex-libris sticker on the inside front endpaper. Boards are in good condition with mild shelf wear and scuffing. Gilt lettering on spine has all but worn away, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Crime and Punishment, Dostoevsky, Fyodor
20 Dostoevsky, Fyodor Crime and Punishment
London, England Heron Books 1967 Collection Hardcover Leatherette Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Jullian, Philippe 
Hardcover with dark red leatherette boards and gilt lettering/decoration to spine and boards, collection edition, 522gms, 433 pages, illustrated red with gold pattern endpapers, yellow bookmark. This is just one volume in The Greatest Masterpieces of Russian Literature collection. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is an ex-libris sticker on the inside front endpaper. Boards are in good condition with mild shelf wear and scuffing. Gilt lettering on spine has all but worn away, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
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