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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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Suburban Icons: A Celebration of the Everyday

By: Bedwell, Steve

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Enterprises: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST127

ISBN: 0733301908

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 334gms, 160 pages. This book is a humorously warm and reflective look at the suburban icons that have shaped Australia's history and their places in our lives. It's a stroll down memory lane, occasionally stopping to kick the odd fence and make the dog bark behind it - a true celebration of the everyday. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markingss. View more info

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Remember When: The Twentieth Century in Pictures

By: Epstein, Dan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Popular Publishing Company, LLC: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS21

ISBN: 1590270223

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 1,200gms, 256 pages, grey coloured endpapers. From Sinatra to the Spice Girls, psychedielia to The Phantom Menace, and Slinkies to Shakespeare in Love, with all the crazes, fads and fashions in between, this book takes you on a colourful year-by-year trip through a century of pop culture. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with no visible shelf wear, no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 ... View more info

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Flashbacks

By: Humphries, Barry; McDonald, Roger (text Written by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST6

ISBN: 0732258251

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 675gms, 198 pages. Barry Humphries, one of Australia's sharpest social commentators, charts the evolution of Australian society from the fastidious fifties to the extravagant eighties in this light-hearted and insightful retrospective. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, is ex-library therefore has library stamps on some pages as well as stamps from being sold from the library, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Danse Macabre: The Anatomy of Horror

By: King, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Futura Publications: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: LITHIS12

ISBN: 0708821812

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 266g, 479pgs. Ranging across the spectrum of horror in popular culture and going back to the seminal classics of Dracula and Frankenstein, King describes his ideas on how horrow works at many levels, and how he brings it to bear in his own inimitable novels. Book is in good condition with 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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Australian Icons: Things That Make Us What We Are

By: Luck, Peter

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Australia, William Heinemann Australia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST14

ISBN: 085561451X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,100gms, 200 pages, black coloured endpapers. No-one but an Australian could understand the mystical significance of a tiny earthenware jar that held something called Vegemite in the 1920s, or the fairly ordinary looking lump of willow, split at the bottom, but which bears the magical signature of Don Bradman, and which one hit enough cricket balls around an oval to make up 452 runs no out in one amazing innings in 1930. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condit... View more info

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Ren Gen: Renaissance Generation

By: Martin, Patricia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Avon, USA, Adams Media: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BUSGEN24

ISBN: 1598691341

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 400gms, 241 pages, blank endpapers. Ren Gen looks at the factors giving rise to this huge economic, social and cultural shift. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with light 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 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Heart & Soul: A Celebration of Black Music Style in America 1930-1975

By: Merlis, Bob; and Seay, Davin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ENTMUS2

ISBN: 1556705387

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black and yellow boards lettering imprinted and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 925gms, 160 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. From the decline of the Big Band sound to the emergence of Black Pride, Sly, Superfly and the Funk, Heart & Soul celebrates the nearly half-century of vibrant, flamboyant and extravagant flowering in African American culture that enriched the entire world. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is o... View more info

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Vampires: From Dracula to Twilight - The Complete Guide to Vampire Mythology

By: Montague, Charlotte

Price: $12.00

Publisher: East Sussex, UK, Canary Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS81

ISBN: 0956142869

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1025g, 191pgs, decorated endpapers. This book explores the diverse vampire myths and legends, their impact upon popular culture and the reason we just can't get enough of their blood sucking ways. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Last Living Slut, The: Born in Iran, Bred Backstage

By: Shirazi, Roxana

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ENTMUS24

ISBN: 0062009974

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, reprint edition, 468gms, 315pgs. This is the outrageous yet surprisingly moving memoir of a girl who fled the Iranian Revolution and found her salvation in the deliriously sexy life of a rock and roll groupie. 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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Deliver Us From Evil: Restoring the Soul in a Disintegrating Culture

By: Zacharias, Ravi

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Dallas, USA, Word Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REL38

ISBN: 0849940184

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 152gms, 267 pages. With clarity and insight, the author shows how many of today's most popular ideas, seemingly innocent thoughts and beliefs, are vandalizing our culture. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription on the inside back of 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 your looking for - why not ask us direct. With ove... View more info