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117 Days Adrift

By: Bailey, Maurice and Maralyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hampshire, England, Nautical Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA53

ISBN: 0245522603

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 512gms, 192 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is the story of the dramatic sinking of the yacht, Auralyn, and the 118 days the two occupants spent in their small life raft before finally being rescued by Korean fisherman. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf ... View more info

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English Journey

By: Bainbridge, Berryl

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, British Broadcasting Coporation/ Gerald Duckworth and Co Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAUK5

ISBN: 0715618520

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 300gms 158 pages, blank endpapers. This is the diary kept by Berryl Bainbridge during the making of a documentary on the towns and villages, the factories and pubs, the joys and miseries, of England. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some mild page discolouration to some pages. Dust jacket is in goof condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of Aviation, The

By: Baldry, Dennis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Chancellor Press: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRAAIR19

ISBN: 0753700964

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1080gms, 192 pages. This reference book will take you through the amazing and complex world of aircraft and flying. It covers every aspect of aviation and is profusely illustrated with over 350 superb colour and black and white photographs, drawings and paintings. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over... View more info

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Los Angeles: Encounter (Lonely Planet)

By: Balfour, Amy C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 2009

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRAUSA26

ISBN: 1741792908

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 210gms, 208 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships

By: Ballard, Dr. Robert; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA46

ISBN: 0340505206

Condition: Good


Softcover, first paperback edition, 770g, 238pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Place in the World Called Paris, A

By: Barclay, Steven (ed)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: San Francisco, USA, Chronicle Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000826

ISBN: 0811805867

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 570gms, 168 pages. This book is an unprecedented gathering of the 20th century's most distinguished writers, each revealing a special facet of the City of Light. This anthology of more than 170 short excerpts from fiction, poetry, essays and memoirs presents fresh and unexpected views of Paris. It includes contributions from: Kafka; Capote; Kramer; Debussy; E.B. White; and Maya Angelou. Book is in very ... View more info

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Sunlit Land, The: Wanderings in Queensland

By: Barrett, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Company Ltd: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS62

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards no dust jacket, First Edition, 500gms, 306 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, previous owner's name on front endpaper. Boards are in good condition with light shelf wear and some fading to spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined posta... View more info

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Isle of Mountains: Roaming Through Tasmania

By: Barrett, Charles

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Cassell & Company Ltd: 1946

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS61

Condition: Good


Hardcover with cream boards and pictorial dust jacket, Second Edition, 500gms, 263 pages, illustrated photographic endpapers. The Author, widely known for his natu4re writings and popular descriptive books on Australia, in 1943-44 enjoyed the most extensive individual tour ever made in Tasmania. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to most pages, previous owner's name on title page. Dust Jacket is in fair to good conditio... View more info

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An Account of a Voyage to New South Wales

By: Barrington, George

Price: $40.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1984

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAUS68

ISBN: 705415104

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned hardcover, not issued with dust jacket, reprint of 1880 facsimile edition, 852gms, 472 pages, decorated endpapers, red and gold stamped boards and gilt page edging, part of Time-Life "Classics of Exploration" series, includes loose-leaf explanation of inclusion in the "Classics of Exploration" series, also includes loose ex-libris sticker. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light rubbing to boards. Some... View more info

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Captain Cook's Voyages of Discovery

By: Barrow, John (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Heron Books:

Edition: First Heron Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA37

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue faux leather boards with gilt decoration, 550g, 454pgs, decorated endpapers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration thoughout. Boards and dust jacket are in very good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Too Long in the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS900

ISBN: 0851792235

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 186g, 202pgs. This is the story of how Len Beadell made the first road ever to cross Central Australia from east to west. On the way he laid out Giles Met. Station and built the aerodrome there, then went on to skirt the dreaded Gibson Desert. Book is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads "To Joan & Bill, Best wishes from the author, Len Beadell, Mar 77". Book is in good condition with mild general wear and te... View more info

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Blast the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS901

ISBN: 0851794157

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 210g, 212pgs. An entertaining and characteristic account of the search for and preparation of a site for the explosion of the first atomic bomb in Australia. Book is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads "To Joan & Bill, Best wishes from the author, Len Beadell, Mar 77". Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bush Bashers

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1982

Edition: First Limp Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS902

ISBN: 0727015745

Condition: Good


Softcover, first limp edition, 366g, 163pgs, illustrated map endpapers. This book continues the story of Len Beadell and his Gunbarrel Road Construction Party who made a network of 4,000 miles of the loneliest roads in the world. Book is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads "To Joan & Bill, Best wishes from the author, Len Beadell, Sep 82". Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration t... View more info

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Tasmania: Isle of Splendour

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Cassell Australia Limited: 1967

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS96

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised edition, 464gms, 221 pages. This is one of Bill Beatty's most popular travel books. It is filled with historical fact and impression and includes Tasmania's flora and fauna, birds, reptiles, minerals and historic treasures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and chipping, otherwi... View more info

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Who Sailed On Titanic? The Definitive Passenger Lists

By: Beavis, Debbie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, Ian Allan Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA50

ISBN: 071102880X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 668gms, 302pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australia: World of Difference

By: Bechervaise, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Rigby Publishers: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST62

ISBN: 0727018361

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,700gms, 328 pages, illustrated map endpapers. Ever since 1629 when the Dutch navigator Francis Pelsart was amazed by his first sight of a Kangaroo, Australia has been regarded as the continent where everything is different. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Handbook of Survival at Sea, The

By: Beeson, Chris

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Miami, FL, USA, Lewis International, Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA34

ISBN: 1930983212

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 552g, 192pgs. A comprehensive guide to surviving nautical emergencies and disasters at sea. It clearly explains essential emergency procedures and tried and tested survival techniques. It also includes 120 line artworks that detail survival equipment and clarify survival practices. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hebrew Phrasebook (Lonely Planet)

By: Ben-Adam, Justin et al.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI201

ISBN: 0864425287

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 154gms, 268 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Oahu (Lonely Planet)

By: Bendure, Glenda; and Friary, Ned

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 2003

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRAUSA24

ISBN: 1740592018

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 246gms, 232 pages. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mustn't Grumble: An Accidental Return to England

By: Bennett, Joe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Simon & Schuster Australia: 2006

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: TRAUK17

ISBN: 0743276272

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first UK edition, 394g, 280pgs. Back in England after 18 years, Joe Bennett follows in the footsteps of H V Morton as he discovers what it really means to be English. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and light page discolouration throughout, some light creasing to cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info