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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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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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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

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Angels & Insects

By: Byatt, A. S.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Vintage: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC292

ISBN: 0099591812

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 258gms, 292 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside half-title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Possession

By: Byatt, A. S.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Vintage Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC527

ISBN: 0099800403

Condition: Fair


Softcover, reprint, 384gms, 511 pages. Book is in fair condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book also shows some moderate water damage, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A reading copy only. View more info

Theo's Odyssey

By: Clement, Catherine

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Flamingo: 1999

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC422

ISBN: 0002257777

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first english edition, 902gms, 575 pages. Book is in very 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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Questions of Travel

By: De Kretser, Michelle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2013

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC261

ISBN: 1743317336

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 472gms, 517 pages. This book illuminates travel, work and modern dreams in a brilliant evocation of the way we live now. Winner of the 2013 Miles Franklin Literary Award. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard

By: Desai, Kiran

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Faber and Faber Limited: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: GENFIC261

ISBN: 0571195717

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 194gms, 209 pages. This is the delightful story of Sampath Chawla, bored post-office clerk and dreamer, who takes to the branches of a secluded guava tree in search of the contemplative life only to find something rather different. 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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Leopard, The

By: Di Lampedusa, Giuseppe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: GENFIC243

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with decorated boards and cream clip case, third impression, 644gms, 186 pages. Book is in very good condition with some general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Slip case is in good condition with shelf wear and light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Name of the Rose, The

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC32

ISBN: 0330284789

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 272gms, 502 pages. Book is in good condition with age-related general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting thoughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Name of the Rose, The

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC1500

ISBN: 0330284142

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 272gms, 502 pages. Book is in good condition with age-related general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting thoughout. There is a very tiny tear to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gathering, The

By: Enright, Anne

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Vintage Books: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC457

ISBN: 0099535076

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 144gms, 260 pages. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info