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Australia Australia

By: Wallace- Crabbe, Robin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, William Collins Pty Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS64

ISBN: 0732225523

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 202 pages. The author bravely (some might say foolishly) opens his front door, invites us in to meet the denizens of his past, and proves that truth is, indeed stranger than fiction. Book is in good condition no general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Chronicles of Boobyalla: Bill Wannan's Satire on Australian Local Histories

By: Wannan, Bill

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Limited: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST24

ISBN: 0727010913

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 388gms, 72 pages, blank endpapers. This lively and entertaining excursion into a mock-heroic Australian past blends modern wit with fictionalised history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear and chipping. There is one small tear to the front top of dust jacket, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cry of the Curlew

By: Watt, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001908

ISBN: 0330362046

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 390gms, 704 pages, signed by author with dedication on inside front page. A stark and vivid novel of Australia's brutal past. An epic tale of two families, the Macintoshes and the Duffys, who are locked in a deadly battle from the moment squatter Donald Macintosh commits an act of barbarity on his Queensland property. Their paths cross in love, death and revenge as both families fight to tame the wild frontier of Australia's north country. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved... View more info

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Satanist, The

By: Wheatley, Dennis

Price: $6.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1972

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: HORFIC6

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark red leatherette boards, collection edition, 500gms, 439 pages, illustrated red with gold pattern endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and few slight marks, 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 your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!! View more info

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Russians, The: The Land, The People and Why They Fight

By: Williams, Albert. Rhys.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1943

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: HISASI21

Condition: Good


Hardcover with orange boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Australian Edition, 300gms 248 pages, blank endpapers. In this book an American records the facts of the Russian system as he has seen it operate during the past twenty-five years. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and many small tears to the dust jacket with the longest being 1.5 inches long, previous owners name on back of front cover, binding becoming loose, otherwise no other pre-loved markings... View more info

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Blackout

By: Willis, Connie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Edition: First Australian & New Zealand Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC8075

ISBN: 1741141974

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first Australian & New Zealand edition, 676gms, 491 pages. No historian can possibly change the past - or can they? This is a novel of time travel, war, and the deeds - great and small - of ordinary people that shap history and the future. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Canterbury: Pictures From the Past

By: Wilson, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Whitcoulls: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISPAC20

ISBN: 1877327069

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 304gms, 87 pages. This book presents a fascinating collection of photographs from the first half of last century that makes for a lively look back at Canterbury. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and some light creasing to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info