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Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)
1 Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)
Sydney, Australia Australian Knowledge 1985 0864350082 / 9780864350084 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 100g, 16pgs. This is issue #9 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's involvement in World War II and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)
2 Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)
Sydney, Australia Australian Knowledge 1985 0864350066 / 9780864350060 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 98g, 16pgs. This is issue #7 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's Prime Ministers and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
Australians From Everywhere: Rogues, Misfits and Adventurers Who Formed a New Society
3 Australians From Everywhere: Rogues, Misfits and Adventurers Who Formed a New Society
Kensington, Australia Bay Books 0858359154 / 9780858359154 Edition Not Stated Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1005gms, 280 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The hinge is begin to crack from the text block revealing the webbing at the front endpaper. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Earth, Its Wonders, Its Secrets, The: The World's Most Mysterious Places
4 Earth, Its Wonders, Its Secrets, The: The World's Most Mysterious Places
London, UK Readers' Digest 1996 086438961 Reprint Hard Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hard cover, reprint, 1035g, 160pgs, coloured endpapers. Part of a Reader's Digest series. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 10.50 AUD
 
 
Fifties in Pictures, The
5 Fifties in Pictures, The
Bath, UK Parragon Book 2007 1405495227 / 9781405495226 First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hard cover, first edition, 686g, 256pgs, coloured endpapers. One of a series of books that together provide a comprehensive pictorial history of the 20th century, decade by decade. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Great Museums of the World: National Museum Tokyo
6 Great Museums of the World: National Museum Tokyo
London, UK Paul Hamlyn Ltd 1968 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hard cover, reprint, 1330g, 172pgs. This book includes fascinating analyses of each work of art by well-known art historians; the Director of the Museum contributes an introductory chapter and an account of the history of the buildings which form the museum and of the fabulous treasures which they house. Book is in good condition with moderate spotting on endpapers, and mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
 
 
How Did it Really Happen?
7 How Did it Really Happen?
Pleasantville, NY Readers' Digest 2000 0762102772 / 9780762102778 First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Last Two Million Years, The
8 Last Two Million Years, The
London, UK The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. 1974 Reprint Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hard cover, reprint, 2.2kg, 488pgs, illustrated endpapers. Looks at the history of mankind, from evolution through to today's nations. Book is in fair to good condition with mild spotting throughout, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The
9 Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The
London, England Penguin Books 1974 0140442979 / 9780140442977 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 218gms, 309 pages. The story of Heloise and Abelard remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs. 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: 6.50 AUD
 
 
Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures
10 Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures
London, UK Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc 1979 0333265580 / 9780333265581 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Fair Fair Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Ex-library book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition, with plastic cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures
11 Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures
London, UK Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc 1979 0333265580 / 9780333265581 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures
12 Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures
London, UK Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc 1979 0333265580 / 9780333265581 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear. Dust jacket shows heavy chipping, a few small tears to corners and one large 2-3inch tear to front side. Title page has a large corner cut out, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Mutiny on the Bounty 1789-1989
13 Mutiny on the Bounty 1789-1989
London, Great Britain Manorial Research PLC 1989 0951312820 / 9780951312827 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 375gms, 160 pages. Printed as a magazine including some advertisements, contains a series of stories regarding the mutiny aboard the Bounty. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, previous owner's name on inside cover, no other pre-loved marks. 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: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Olympic Games, The: Sydney 2000 Special Edition
14 Olympic Games, The: Sydney 2000 Special Edition
London, England Dorling Kindersley Limited 1999 1864660635 / 9781864660630 Revised Edition Soft Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised and updated edition, 1755g, 351pgs. All the athletes, events and results from Athens 1896 to Sydney 2000. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
 
 
Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day
15 Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day
Wingfield, SA, Australia Cameron House 2002 1875999574 / 9781875999576 Edition Not Stated Soft Card Cover Very Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Soft card cover, edition not stated, 236gms, 193 pages. Book is in very condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Wild New Zealand
16 Wild New Zealand
Surry Hills, NSW Readers' Digest 1981 0909486948 / 9780909486945 First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hard cover, first edition, 1785g, 317pgs, coloured endpapers. A brilliant collection of colour pictures brings to life the natural wonders of New Zealand. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
Wild New Zealand
17 Wild New Zealand
Surry Hills, NSW Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited 1981 0909486875 / 9780909486877 First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with black laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1615gms, 320pgs, black endpapers. A brilliant collection of colour pictures brings to life the natural wonders of New Zealand. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent, Aline, Countess of Romanones
18 Aline, Countess of Romanones Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent
New York, NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1990 039913509X / 9780399135095 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 654g, 319pgs, coloured endpapers. It is 1966: the war has been over for more than twenty years when an ace operative, code name "Tiger," is called out of semi-retirement by the CIA for a crucial mission: to uncover a highly placed NATO mole who is gravely threatening U.S. security. But "Tiger" is no ordinary spy; she is Aline, Countess of Romanones, an internationally prominent socialite who can mix naturally in the right European circles and charm people into saying more than they intend to. She is the perfect operative to beat the mole at his own deadly game. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
Human Christ, The: The Search For the Historical Jesus, Allen, Charlotte
19 Allen, Charlotte Human Christ, The: The Search For the Historical Jesus
England, UK Lion Publishing PLC 1998 0745940706 / 9780745940700 First UK Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first UK edition, 628g, 382pgs. With the authority of an historian and the clarity of a journalist, Charlotte Allen gives us a great astory of an endlessly fascinating subject - Jesus. This book examines the many varied images of Jesus and their relationships to the intellectual and cultural fashions of the last three centuries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler, Allen, Martin
20 Allen, Martin Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler
New York, NY, USA Carroll & Graf Publishers 2006 0786717084 / 9780786717088 First US Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black and red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US edition, 634gms, 302 pages. An intriguing look at the last two years of the Third Reich, Heinrich Himmler's covert attempt at peace, and Churchill's elaborate ruse to use him against the Nazi High Command. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front endpaper has been removed. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear contact and stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
 
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