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Literature: The Human Experience

By: Abcarian, Richard; Klotz, Marvin (eds)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, USA, St Martin's Press: 1982

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: EDUENG48

ISBN: 0312487959

Condition: Good


Softcover, Third Edition, 1,250gms, 1,260 pages. The short stories, poems, and plays in this third edition of Literature: the Human Experience represents literary traditions ranging from 400B.C. to the present and reflect widely diverse cultures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, some very mild water damage, 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... View more info

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Prelude to the Enlightenment: French Literature 1690-1740

By: Atkinson, Geoffroy; Keller, Abraham C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, UK, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: LITHIS1

ISBN: 0048400017

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 432g, 221pgs. A study of the attitudes of French writers during the transition from the Classical Age to the Enlightenment. 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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Writing School Guide to Writing for Cash, The

By: Atkinson, Jon; and Sandwell, Beryl

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Clarefen Limited: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUENG146

ISBN: 0906486009

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 178g, 137pgs. This book details the essential know-how for would-be writers and shows how to make writing into both a fascinating pastime and a profitable spare time occupation. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Blind Assassin, The

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Virago Press: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC230

ISBN: 1860498809

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 534gms, 641 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and age-related page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Blind Assassin, The

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Virago Press: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC1006

ISBN: 1860498809

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 532gms, 641 pages. 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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Alias Grace

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Virago Press: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC526

ISBN: 1860492592

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 454gms, 545 pages. 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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Blind Assassin, The

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Virago Press: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC278

ISBN: 1860498809

Condition: Very Good


Medium softcover, reprint edition, 528gms, 637 pages. 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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Alias Grace

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, BCA: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC819

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 902gms, 469 pages, blank endpapers. Around the true story of one of the most enigmatic and notorious women of the 1840s, Margaret Atwood has created and extraordinarily potent tale of sexuality, cruelty and mystery. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting 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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Wicked Wit of Jane Austen, The

By: Austen, Jane; and Enright, Dominique (compiled by(

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Michael O'Mara Books Limited: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: LITHIS4

ISBN: 1854796526

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 338g, 162pgs, blue endpapers. This is an absorbing collection of Jane Austen's sharpest, most profound and amusing observations on human nature, money, marriage, life and society. Book is in good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Eucalyptus

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC417

ISBN: 1875847944

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 294gms, 255 pages. There was once a man on a property outside a one-horse town, in NSW, who couldn't come to a decision about his daughter. He then made an unexpected decision. Incredible! For a while people talked and dreamed about little else. 1999 Winner of the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Eucalyptus

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC416

ISBN: 1875847944

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 294gms, 255 pages. There was once a man on a property outside a one-horse town, in NSW, who couldn't come to a decision about his daughter. He then made an unexpected decision. Incredible! For a while people talked and dreamed about little else. 1999 Winner of the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Empire of the Sun

By: Ballard, J G

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, England, Flamingo: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC147

ISBN: 0006547001

Condition: Good


Medium paperback, reprint edition, 280gms, 351 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tearand moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Place in the World Called Paris, A

By: Barclay, Steven (ed)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: San Francisco, USA, Chronicle Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000826

ISBN: 0811805867

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 570gms, 168 pages. This book is an unprecedented gathering of the 20th century's most distinguished writers, each revealing a special facet of the City of Light. This anthology of more than 170 short excerpts from fiction, poetry, essays and memoirs presents fresh and unexpected views of Paris. It includes contributions from: Kafka; Capote; Kramer; Debussy; E.B. White; and Maya Angelou. Book is in very good, near fine condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild sh... View more info

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Another World

By: Barker, Pat

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Viking: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC322

ISBN: 0670877166

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 322gms, 277 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting thoughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch

By: Bayley, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Abacus: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK253

ISBN: 0349114293

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 274gms, 294 pages. The memoir of author Iris Murdoch. 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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Moral Compass, The: Stories for a Life's Journey

By: Bennett, William J. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Touchstone: 1996

Edition: First Touchstone Edition

Seller ID: 001192

ISBN: 0684835789

Condition: Good


Softcover, first Touchstone edition, 976gms, 824 pages. This inspiring and instructive volume offers examples of good and bad, right and wrong, in great works from literature and in exemplary stories from history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Front cover shows some curling and a sticker mark, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Moral Compass, The: Stories for A Life's Journey

By: Bennett, William. J.(ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Inc.: 1996

Edition: Touchstone Edition

Seller ID: PHI30

ISBN: 0684835789

Condition: Good


Paperback, Touchstone Edition, 925gms, 824 pages. The Moral Compass, the inspiring and instructive companion volume to The Book of Virtues, offers many more examples of good and bad, right and wrong, in great works from literature and in exemplary stories from history. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, light creasing to the front cover, 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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Albert Einstein and the Frontiers of Physics

By: Bernstein, Jeremy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford, USA, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: First Oxford Edition

Seller ID: SCIPHY4

ISBN: 0195120299

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Oxford Edition, 325gms, 189 pages. Physicist and science writer Jeremy Berstein gives us illuminating glimpses into the heart and mind of the man as he discusses Einstein's decision to leave Germany for the United States and the great scientist's increasing despair over the rise of Hitler and the coming of the Second World War. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, 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... View more info

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RAF Operations 1918-1938

By: Bowyer, Chaz

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, England, William Kimber & Co. Limited: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR23

ISBN: 0718306716

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 692gms, 320 pages, blank endpapers. This carefully research and fascinating history, amply illustrated with many unusual photographs, fills a gap in aviation literature and sets the record straight over the so-called years of peace. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Soldier's Return, The

By: Bragg, Melvyn

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC704

ISBN: 0340751029

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 522gms, 346 pages. With this absorbing story of one family, Melvyn Bragg conveys the experience of millions in the aftermath of the Second World War. Book is in good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book has been covered in clear plastic for protection and stuck to covers. There is a small pen mark and a small ownership sticker from a previous owner on the inside front two pages. There is a black remainder mark to the bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info