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Winston S. Churchill: Volume 1 - Youth - 1874-1900

By: Churchill, Randolph S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Heinemann: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK163

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 1195g, 608pgs. The first volume in the biography of Winston S Churchill. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with minor shelf wear and scuffing. Dust jacket is missing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Winston S. Churchill: Youth 1874-1900 (Vol #1)

By: Churchill, Randolph S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Heinemann: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK339

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and dust jacket, first edition, 1205gms, 608 pages. The first volume in the definitive biography of Winston S. Churchill as written by his son Randolph S. Churchill. This volume covers the years from his birth to his return to England from an American lecture tour on the day of Queen Victoria's funeral in order to embark on his political career. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket is in poor condition with several large tea... View more info

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Puzzles of Childhood, The: His Early Life

By: Clark, Manning

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Books Australia Ltd: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS398

ISBN: 0140139370

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 200gms, 213 pages. The Puzzles of Childhood is Manning Clarke's first volume in his autobiographical series of books. This is the prequel to The Quest for Grace. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Kitchen Privileges: A Memoir

By: Clark, Mary Higgins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA169

ISBN: 0743206053

Condition: Good


Hardcover with cream boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 398gms, 205 pages. In her long-awaited memoir, Mary Higgins Clark, America's best loved and bestselling queen of suspense, recounts the early experiences that shpaed her as a person and influenced her as a writer. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. 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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Alistair Cooke: The Biography

By: Clarke, Nick

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Orion Books Limited: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK30

ISBN: 0752837095

Condition: Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 500gms, 643 pages. Alistair Cooke is probably most famous for his Letter From America and yet, despite a BBC Career spanning sixty-five years, very little is known about the man behind the microphone, until now. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, some mild soiling to top page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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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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Dorothy Knox Remembered: A Woman of Faith and Determination

By: Coleman, Margaret

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia, Pymble Ladies College: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS2972

ISBN: 0646516019

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, first edition, 730g, 328pgs. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, 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