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Growing Up in the Outback

By: Hawker, Ruth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Rigby Publishers Ltd: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS282

ISBN: 0727003798

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 154g, 163pgs. Abounding in humour and understanding, this delightful vignette recaptures the outback life of an earlier era. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Why Not Me?: My Journey with MS

By: Healey, Anna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS271

ISBN: 0732911265

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 396g, 239pgs. Inspiring and optimistic, Why Not Me? is the extraordinary story of a remarkable woman. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Police and Old Clothes, The: Dr Rumble and Mr Heathcote's "Old Clothes"

By: Heathcote, Rev. Wyndham

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, S C Ford: 1939

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS513

Condition: Fair to Good


Stapled pamphlet, edition not stated, circa 1939, 28g, 14pgs. A scene from clerical life in Sydney - an attempt to suppress "old clothes". Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a stamp from a previous bookseller on the inside front page. Front page shows some soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bedside Book of Colonial Doings, The: A Marvellous Australasian Miscellany of Fascinating Events, Facts and Figures

By: Heaton, J. H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: AUST187

ISBN: 0207147892

Condition: Good


Softcover, new edition, 1070gms, 272 pages, red endpapers. This book is presented in a dictionary format and details colonial events and other facts and figures making it a source of amazing, arcane, amusing and detailed information regarding Australia's colonial history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Bedside Book of Colonial Doings, The: A Marvellous Australasian Miscellany of Fascinating Events, Facts and Figures

By: Heaton, J. H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: AUST188

ISBN: 0207147892

Condition: Good


Softcover, new edition, 1070gms, 272 pages, red endpapers. This book is presented in a dictionary format and details colonial events and other facts and figures making it a source of amazing, arcane, amusing and detailed information regarding Australia's colonial history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book shows some fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Australia: Land of Colour

By: Hermes, Neil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Child & Associates Publishing Pty Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST74

ISBN: 0867770929

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 1.7kg, 294pgs, coloured endpapers. Beautiful photographs that show Australia at its best. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Images of Australia

By: Hewitt, Blanch (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Richmond, (Vic) Australia, Octopus Publishing Group Australia Pty Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST45

ISBN: 0947334009

Condition: Very Good


Laminated pictorial boards, First Edition, 550gms, 118 pages, no endpapers. Images of Australia presents a visual picture of Australia through the eyes of some of our most talented photographers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Spectacular Australia

By: Higgins, Geoff

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brookvale, NSW, Australia, Child & Henry Publishing Pty Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: AUST168

ISBN: 0867772883

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, first thus, 1270gms, no page numbers, photographic endpapers. This book celebrates the landscape, animals, towns, and cities of Australia in photographs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Boards have been covered in clear protective plastic, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Gold! The Fever That Forever Changed Australia

By: Hill, David

Price: $11.50

Publisher: North Sydney, Australia, Random House Australia: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS619

ISBN: 1741669251

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 716gms, 497 pages. David Hill relates the people and events of the incredible gold rushes of the mid to late 1800s in Australia using the diaries, journals, books, letters, official reports, parliamentary enquiries and newspaper articles of the time, along with his own master storyteller's skill of bringing the past to life. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some mild creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Norfolk Island Book, The

By: Hillier, R. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norfolk Island, Anson Publications: 1988

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS629

ISBN: 0959133200

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue/green boards and pictorial dust jacket, third edition, 612gms, 80 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book captures the atmosphere and unique character of Norfolk Island, from its early years as a penal colony, to the present day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows one very small tear to the bottom corner of the front flap, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Norfolk Island Book, The

By: Hillier, R. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norfolk Island, Anson Publications: 1988

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS630

ISBN: 0959133200

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue/green boards and pictorial dust jacket, third edition, 612gms, 80 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book captures the atmosphere and unique character of Norfolk Island, from its early years as a penal colony, to the present day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Norfolk Island Book, The

By: Hillier, R. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norfolk Island, Anson Publications: 1999

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS631

ISBN: 0959133200

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue/green boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised and enlarged edition, 692gms, 96 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book captures the atmosphere and unique character of Norfolk Island, from its early years as a penal colony, to the present day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. There are a few stampings from a previous owner on the inside front pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Norfolk Island Book, The

By: Hillier, R. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norfolk Island, Anson Publications: 1992

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS632

ISBN: 0959133200

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue/green boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised and enlarged edition, 692gms, 96 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book captures the atmosphere and unique character of Norfolk Island, from its early years as a penal colony, to the present day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows some light chipping to corners and edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Fact, Fiction and Fables of the Melbourne Cup (including How to Pick the Winner)

By: Hitchins, Max

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hitchins, Maxwell Reginald: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SPOHOR66

ISBN: 064624910X

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 220gms, 149 pages, signed by author on inside back of the front cover. This is a fun book that will give you a better chance of picking the winner and enthral, regale and entertain you with some wonderful stories about the legendary Melbourne Cup. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Fact, Fiction and Fables of the Melbourne Cup (including How to Pick the Winner)

By: Hitchins, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hitchins, Maxwell Reginald: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOHOR67

ISBN: 064624910X

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first edition, 220gms, 149 pages. This is a fun book that will give you a better chance of picking the winner and enthral, regale and entertain you with some wonderful stories about the legendary Melbourne Cup. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Crocodile: The Australian Story

By: Holden, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI103

ISBN: 0340584505

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 604g, 175pgs, green endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Corners of wraps are slighly curled, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Crocodile: The Australian Story

By: Holden, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI202

ISBN: 0340584505

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 604g, 175pgs, green endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Corners of wraps are slighly curled. There is a medium sized texta mark on the inside front half-title page. There is a pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside back of the front half-title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Avondale: Experiment on the Dora

By: Hook, Milton

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cooranbong, NSW, Australia, Avondale Academic Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS498

ISBN: 0959933743

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 680gms, 336 pages. In this book, Milton Hook takes the history of Avondale College from its earliest days through to its centenntial in 1997. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australian Slanguage, The

By: Hornadge, Bill

Price: $9.50

Publisher: North Ryde, AUS, Methuen Australia: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST107

ISBN: 045401107

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 324g, 306pgs. An exploration of Australian English, a startling piece of social history that gives wonderful insights into the impish way Australians create new expressions. Book is in good condition with pen inscription inside front cover, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bushman Who Laughed Again, The

By: Howcroft, Wilbur G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Richmond, VIC, Australia, Hutchinson of Australia: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST139

ISBN: 0091483905

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 256gms, 117 pages. This book is a miscellany of outback observations, yarns, anecdotes, fables, bush ballads and buffoonery, all with a distinct Australian flavour and disposition. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and mild fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info