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Image for Adventures of Ralph Rashleigh, The: A Penal Exile in Australia 1825-1844

Adventures of Ralph Rashleigh, The: A Penal Exile in Australia 1825-1844

By: N/A

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, Lloyd O'Neil P/L: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS290

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 648gms, 349 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent

By: Aline, Countess of Romanones

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA98

ISBN: 039913509X

Condition: Good


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 dea... View more info

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Voyage of the Investigator, The

By: Austin, K. A.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000585

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 612gms, 223 pages. This book tells of the explorations and adventures of Matthew Flinders (the Great Denominator), his imprisonment by the French, his disappointments, his triumph, and his death. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and has been covered with a removeable plastic slip. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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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: 001065

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 throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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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: TRAPAC19

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 throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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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 wear and scuffing. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Further Confessions of the Beachcomber: Adventures on a Queensland Island Paradise

By: Banfield, E. J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS148

ISBN: 0207148457

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 100gms, 178 pages. Further Confessions of the Beachcomber continues the experiences of the author on his secluded tropical island in North Queensland. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, previous booksellers price tag on back cover, moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Adventures of Mr. Pink-Whistle, The

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, UK, Dean & Son Ltd: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICYA2225

ISBN: 0603032745

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, 214gms, 184 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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By Sail and Wind: The Story of the Bahamas

By: Bothwell, Jean

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Abelard- Schuman Limited: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA22

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 250gms, 152 pages, blank endpapers. By Sail and Wind is the story of the development of these strange and beautiful islands (the islands the small islands lying east of the Florida Straight- now known as The Bahamas), where in earlier days enormous flocks of pint flamingos nested. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, price clipping to the inside flap, small tear to top of book approx. 2 inches long and some general chipping, otherwise no other pre-l... View more info

Don't Tell Mum I Work On the Rigs She Thinks I'm A Piano Player In a Whorehouse

By: Carter, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS132

ISBN: 1741146984

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 228gms, 204 pages. Strap yourself in for an exhilarating, crazed, sometimes terrifying, usually bloody funny ride through one man's adventures in the oil trade. 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

Image for Adventures of Oliver Twist, The (Charles Dickens - Complete Works)

Adventures of Oliver Twist, The (Charles Dickens - Complete Works)

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Heron Books: 1967

Edition: Centennial Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC74

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green faux leatherette boards, centennial edition, 560gms, 509 pages, illustrated green with gold pattern endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Hard cover is in good condition with mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Please see listings for other books in this series. 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 stoc... View more info

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Lachlan Macquarie: His Life, Adventures and Times

By: Ellis, M. H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1978

Edition: Famous Australian Lives Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS178

ISBN: 0207137560

Condition: Good


Paperback, Famous Australian Lives Edition, 700gms, 614pages. Lachlan Macquarie is one of the greatest figures in Australian history, the Scottish soldier who ruled the continent from 1810 to 1821, and who endowed it with its first organized finance and commerce, its first inland explored and settlement, its first highways and paved streets, its first fine architecture, and its first official patronage of the arts and literature. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout. There is a small sticker mark on the front cover, otherwise no oth... View more info

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Demon Hand, The: Greyhawk Adventures (Book Five)

By: Estes, Rose

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FANFIC376

ISBN: 0140112774

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 194gms, 314 pages. This is book #5 in the Greyhawk Adventures and volume #3 of the Mika trilogy. 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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Master Wolf: Greyhawk Adventures (Book Three)

By: Estes, Rose

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FANFIC375

ISBN: 0140111395

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 194gms, 314 pages. This is book #1 in the Greyhawk Adventures and volume #1 of the Mika trilogy. 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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Across the South Pacific: Island Hopping from Santiago to Sydney

By: Finlay, Iain; Sheppard, Trish

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC7

ISBN: 0207148244

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boardsm, dust jacket missing, first edition, 600gms, 245 pages, maroon coloured endpapers. Across the South Pacific finds the Finlay family once more on their adventures, this time island hopping across the Pacific from Santiago to Sydney. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, message to previous owner in pen on front endpaper. Dust jacket has been removed and cut down, dj pieces have been stuck to boards under clear contact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reader's Digest Travels and Adventures: Through the Great Canadian Wilderness

By: Halsey, David; Landau, Diana

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Readers Digest Association Limited: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRAUSA10

ISBN: 0864490186

Condition: Very Good


Laminated pictorial boards, first thus, 1100gms, 192 pages, brown coloured endpapers. Through the Great Canadian Wilderness explores Canada's open wilderness from its stunning waterways through to the breathtaking snow clad mountains. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for As You Do: Adventures with Evel, Oliver, and the Vice President of Botswana

As You Do: Adventures with Evel, Oliver, and the Vice President of Botswana

By: Hammond, Richard; and Hammond, Mindy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK3064

ISBN: 0297855328

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 428gms, 266 pages. As one third of the BBC's Top Gear team, this is a year in Richard Hammond's life and it's full of stunts and perils. With his keen eye for the irreverent, and a boundless optimism in the face of almost certain failure, Richard's experiences are never less than hilarious. He has become one of Britain's funniest writers about a life and a job which constantly present a challenge. 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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Free-Energy Device Handbook, The: A Compilation of Patents & Reports

By: Hatcher Childress, David (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, Adventures Unlimited Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCIELE2

ISBN: 0932813240

Condition: Fair


Softcover, first edition, 596g, 306pgs. A visual tool for experimenters and researchers into magnetic motors and other "over-unity" devices. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Rex Hunt's Tall Tales - and True

By: Hunt, Rex

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Jolimont, Australia, Crossbow Publishing Pty Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS181

ISBN: 0646179128

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 300gms, 180 pages. Rex Hunt at his wittiest best… writing his own larger than life personal stories… nothing is left out in this collection of "Tall Tales" on footy, fishing, life as a policeman, the family man, television, radio and even as a writer. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Flame Trees of Thika, The

By: Huxley, Elspeth

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Penguin Books: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAFR21

ISBN: 0140017151

Condition: Fair


Paperback, reprint, 180gms, 280 pgs. The extraordinary adventures of a childhood in Africa, this is Elspeth Huxley's tale of a pioneering family settling in Thika, Kenya, among the Kikuyu natives. Book is in fair condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book is ex-library and shows the associated stampings and markings. Book has been covered in clear protective contact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info