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Chums Annual 1936-37

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, England, The Amalgamated Press Ltd: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000560

Condition: Good


Original cloth boards, first edition, 1780gms, 412 pages. This is a young boys annual that features book length stories and series, short and long stories, articles, verse and humour as well as many black and white illustrations. Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Original cloth is a little worn and rubbed around edges but is still in good condition with moderate shelf wear. Internal front hinge is partially loose, but all pages are still well in tact, otherwise no other pre-loved ma... View more info

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Dilbert Future, The: Thriving on Stupidity in the 21st Century

By: Adams, Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM1

ISBN: 088730866X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with grey and cream boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 450gms, 258 pages, blank endpapers. In the Dilbert Future, Scott Adams turns futurist, offering a bold, compelling- and often hysterical- vision of future society. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 b... View more info

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Dilbert Future, The: Thriving on Business Stupidity in the 21st Century

By: Adams, Scott

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM8

ISBN: 088730866X

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Paperback Edition, 275gms, 274 pages. In the Dilbert Future, Scott Adams turns futurist, offering a bold, compelling- and often hysterical- vision of future society. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Sum of Our Days, The: A Memoir

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Harper Collins Publishers: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOSA4

ISBN: 006155183X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown and orange boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 596g, 301pgs, with brown endpapers. In this heartfelt memoir, Isabel Allende reconstructs the painful reality of her own life in the wake of tragic loss - the death of her daughter, Paula. Narrated with warmth, humour, exceptional candor, and wisdom, this memoir is a portrait of a contemporary family, bound together by the love, fierce loyalty, and stubborn determination of a beloved, indomitable matriarch. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dus... View more info

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Survival of the Dumbest

By: Anderson, Wil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM13

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 370gms, 258pgs. In this book, Wil Anderson turns his sharp gaze and wicked wit to the stupid, strange and perplexing quanderies of popular culture. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. 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 stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Wish You Well

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Pocket Books: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC8016

ISBN: 0743428900

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 232gms, 401 pages. Filled with both rich humour and desperate poignancy, this book is a tale of family, faith, humanity and prejudice, set against the magical backdrop of the Virginia high rock. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Baby Love: Everything You Need to Know About Your New Baby (Fully Revised and Updated)

By: Barker, Robin

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2006

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: SELPAR187

ISBN: 1405036540

Condition: Good


Softcover, revised, 766g, 566pgs. With expert advice for the first 12 months of your baby's life and full of wisdom and humour, this classic guide includes material on immunisation, food allergy and intolerance, breastfeeding and nutrition. 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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Here in Australia

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Company: 1959

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS665

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 199pp, weighs 416gms, blank endpapers. Here in Australia, with its astonishing array of little-known and absorbing information, really captures the spirit, humour, warmth, the very feel of this country. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a mark on the inside front endpaper where a sticker has been removed. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and... View more info

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Here in Australia

By: Beatty, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Company: 1959

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS672

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 199pp, weighs 416gms, blank endpapers. Here in Australia, with its astonishing array of little-known and absorbing information, really captures the spirit, humour, warmth, the very feel of this country. 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. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and some discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Milligan: The Life and Times of Spike Milligan

By: Behan, Dominic

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Methuen London: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK303

ISBN: 0413176703

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 474gms, 192 pages. What Behan has set out to do in this haunting and hilarious biography is present Milligan's story and his evolving personality as they emerge from a series of converations he had with Milligan over a period of several months in his 70th year. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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I've Read the Rules, Now How Do I Play the Game? Guidelines for the Game of Life

By: Bennett, Vicki

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder Headline Australia Pty Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SEL360

ISBN: 0733605036

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 342g, 196 pages. This book takes a fresh look at the game of life and gives us new ways to look at the old rules with sound, practical advice and warm humour that draws on her human understanding, communication skills and broad experience as a successful trainer. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Aches and Pains

By: Binchy, Maeve

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Orion Books Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000293

ISBN: 0752825186

Condition: Very Good


Softcover book, first edition, 79pp, weighs 96gms. Maeve Binchy's wonderful mixture of humour, common sense, and anecdote will advise on everything from baring your body, elastic stockings and giving up drink to cheering things about chest pains. When this book was originally published all royalties went to the Arthritis Research Campaign. 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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No Tern Unstoned: Musings at Breakfast

By: Bowden, Tim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM14

ISBN: 0733314449

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 274gms, 232pgs. This is a wonderfully entertaining collection of Tim Bowden's wry observations of the world around him, past and present. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. 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 stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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My Booky Wook

By: Brand, Russell

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK291

ISBN: 0340936177

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 314gms, 405 pages. Book is in very 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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Down Under

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, England, Transworld Publishers: 2001

Edition: Black Swan Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS70

ISBN: 055299703X

Condition: Good


Softcover, Black Swan Edition, 270gms, 398 pages. It is the driest, flattest, hottest, most desiccated, infertile and climatically aggressive of all the inhabited continents and still Australia teems with life- a large portion of it quite deadly. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Spine has been slightly pushed over, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Howzat! Sixteen Australian Cricketers Talk to Keith Butler

By: Butler, Keith

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, William Collins Pty Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI48

ISBN: 000216437X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 560g, 260pgs. This is a book full of humour and candour, a remarkable account of the experiences which have influenced, and will continue to influence, some of the most important members of Australia's cricketing fraternity. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, chipping and a few small nicks. There is also a pen marking from a previous owner on the inside loose endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved mar... View more info

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Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives: Inspiring Stories from Rural Australia

By: Carroll, Margaret

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST197

ISBN: 1864366850

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 378gms, 205 pages. This book shows the lives of today's pioneers, whose achievements have, until now, eluded public recognition. Their stories, rich in courage, humour, warmth and sometimes tragedy, offer a special view of a fortunate nation. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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7.56 Report, The

By: Clarke, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM43

ISBN: 1921145692

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 268gms, 175 pages. Book is in 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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I Know You Got Soul: Machines With That Certain Something

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM21

ISBN: 0141022922

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint edition, 296gms, 244pgs. In this book, Clarkson tells the stories of the geniuses, innovators and crackpots who put the ghost iin the machine. Book is in fine, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Don't Stop Me Now

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM22

ISBN: 0141026111

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint edition, 336gms, 335pgs. Book is in fine, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info