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Postcards from the Zoo: Animal Tales from a 25-year Zoo Safari

By: Clements, Darill

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS183

ISBN: 0732272394

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 426gms, 224 pages. In this book, Darill Clements reflects on a quarter of a centur of behind the scenes life at Taronga Zoo in Sydney and Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, light page discolouration, and a few small tears to inside back of front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Tiger's Eye: A Memoir

By: Clendinnen, Inga

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Text Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS253

ISBN: 1876485264

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 426g, 289pgs. A book about how illness challenges the self and how the disabling of the body can liberate the imagination. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Living History: Memoirs

By: Clinton, Hillary Rodham

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Headline Book Publishing: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA706

ISBN: 0747255245

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 460gms, 570 pages. This is Hillary Rodham Clinton's revealing memoir of her White House years - of living history with Bill Clinton, a 30 year adventure in love and politics. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Selected Letters of Lewis Carroll, The

By: Cohen, Morton N. (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK168

ISBN: 0333642589

Condition: Fair


Softcover, reprint, 226g, 302pgs. Lewis Carroll was one of the world's most prolific letter-writers. The wit and imagination, the wisdom, sense of absurdity and sheer fun which fill his books shine just as clearly from this selection of letters. Book is in fair condition with moderate spotting throughout and moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Sartre: A Life

By: Cohen- Solal, Annie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, William Heinemann Ltd: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: BIOEUR23

ISBN: 0434140228

Condition: Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 800gms, 592 pages. This is the biography of Jean-Paul Sartre the intense but anarchic Paris student. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Just Checking: Scenes from the Life of an Obsessive-Compulsive

By: Colas, Erica

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Washington Square Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA72

ISBN: 0671024388

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 170gms, 165 pages. This raw, darkly comic series of astonishing vignettes is Emily Colas' achingly honest chronicle of her twisted journey through the obsessive-compulsive disorder that came to dominate her world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Andy Cole: The Autobiography

By: Cole, Andy; and Fitton, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Manchester United Books: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK282

ISBN: 0233997903

Condition: Good


Softcover, first paperback edition, 258gms, 244 pages. This autobiography is a full and frank account of an amazing footballing career going from strength to strength. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a large pen inscription from a previous owner on this inside half title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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McCartney: Yesterday & Today

By: Coleman, Ray

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Boxtree Limited: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: ENTMUS27

ISBN: 0752205226

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 364gms, 194pgs. Written with the co-operation of Paul McCartney, this is the dramatic story of one of the most popular songs in history, Yesterday, and a unique close-up of the man who composed it. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Song of Survival

By: Colijn, Helen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Headline Book Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA20

ISBN: 0747257965

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 150gms, 280 pages. Song of Survival is an account of the true story which inspired the motion picture 'Paradise Road', starring Glenn Close, Frances McDormand, Pauline Collins, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Ehle, Julianna Maguilies. Song of Survival is Helen Colijn's riveting account of her experiences as a prisoner of the Japanese in South-East Asia during the Second World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, some suffing to lettering on the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Kennedys, The: An American Drama

By: Collier, Peter; Horowitz, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Pan Books Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA8

ISBN: 0330288210

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Edition, 325gms, 726 pages. The story of the Kennedys is not just about individuals; it is the story of power, ambition, the Presidency, family, the generational change and obligation, money, sex, narcotics, and religion. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild to moderate page discolouration, some pages are beginning to fall out (the photo pages), otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Fords, The: An American Epic

By: Collier, Peter; Horowitz, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster, Inc.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA48

ISBN: 0671540939

Condition: Good


Hardcover with white and blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 800gms, 496 pages, grey coloured endpapers. This is a magnificent epic of an American dynasty and of three generations of Fords who played out the dramatic conflict between fathers and sons against the backdrop of the great industrial empire they built. Book is in 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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Sophie's Journey

By: Collings, Sally

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS342

ISBN: 0732285526

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, reprint edition, 526gms, 326 pages. This is the story the Delezio family wants to share with Australia. It traces the path of this remarkable girl and tells of a child's resilience, of the choice between life and death, and of a strength that prevails through suffering. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Baptism of Fire: The Autobiography of Frank Collins - Man of War, Man of Peace

By: Collins, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Corgi Books: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUK3066

ISBN: 0552145823

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first thus, 346gms, 463 pages. This is the account of an astonishing odyssey. From membership in the SAS to ordination in the Church of England. It is not only a thrilling account of Frank Collins' years in the SAS, but also an inspirational testament to one man's unquenchable courage in a series of physical and moral battles that culminated in his tragic death. 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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Memoirs of Christopher Columbus

By: Columbus, Christopher; With Marlowe, Stephen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOEUR29

ISBN: 0224024132

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards no dust jacket, First Edition, 800gms, 569 pages, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, dust jacket is missing, boards show mild shelf wear and soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mun, The: Growing Up In Ballymun

By: Connolly, Lynn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Gill and Macmillan Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK116

ISBN: 0717140423

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first edition, 308gms, 218 pages. This is a brilliant memoir about growing up in Ballymun in the seventies and eighties. 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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Sucking the Marrow Out of Life: The John Maclean Story

By: Connolly, Paul; and Maclean, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Millers Point, Australia, Murdoch Books Australia: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS188

ISBN: 174045670X

Condition: Very Good


Softcover with flaps, first edition, 622gms, 279 pages. This is the story of John Maclean who is a near fatal accident in 1998 was left a paraplegic. He has since completed three hawaiian ironman triathlons, swum the English Channel, represented Australia at the Sydney 2000 Olympics and Paralympics, and completed the 2001 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. 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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Michael Collins

By: Coogan, Tim. Pat

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Arrow Books Limited: 1991

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK39

ISBN: 0099685809

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 350gms, 510 pages. This authoritative and comprehensive biography presents the life of a man who became a legend in his own lifetime, whose idealistic vigour and determination were matched only by his political realism and supreme organisational abilities. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear, previous bookseller's stamp on title page, minor creasing and fading to cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Third Man, The

By: Cookridge, E H

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Heron Books: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK231

Condition: Good


Hard cover with blue leatherette boards and gilt decoration, first edition, 574g, 308pgs, decorated endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Dawn of Fear

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Puffin Books: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICYA567

ISBN: 0140307192

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 96gms, 136 pages. The Second World War rages around them, but Derek and his friends are more interested in their own feuds - until tragedy intervenes. Book is in good condition with mild age-related general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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First Time, The

By: Coplon, Jeff

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, UK, Little, Brown & Company: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA116

ISBN: 0316848441

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 778g, 270pgs. A collection of memories, or "The First Time"s, as told to the author by actress and singer, Cher. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good codition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info