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In Darwin's Wake: Revisiting Beagle's South American Anchorages

By: Campbell, John

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA, Sheridan House Inc.: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA24

ISBN: 1574090259

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with aqua boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 714g, 271pgs. This is skipper, John Campbell's, cruise on the Thalassi, an 83ft ketch, where he retraced some of the steps taken by Charles Darwin on his historic journey aboard The Beagle. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. There is a very small ownership sticker on the inside front endpaper. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combine... View more info

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Maya, The

By: Coe, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1988

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 001753

ISBN: 050027455X

Condition: Good


Softcover, fourth edition (revised), 544gms, 200 pages, 146 illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Jacques Cousteau's Amazon Journey

By: Cousteau, Jacques-Yves; and Richards, Mose

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASA1

ISBN: 0949819794

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1545gms, 235 pages, 250 illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Jacques Cousteau and a team of divers, scientists, photographers and support personnel complete an 18 month long investigation of the great Amazon waterway. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Mamista

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Milson Point, NSW, Australia, Hutchinson Australia: 1991

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: ACTFIC272

ISBN: 0091826950

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 982gms, 360 pages, black endpapers. Len Deighton's novel takes us to the dusty, violent capital of Spanish Guiana in South America, and thence into the depths of the rain forest; the heart of darkness itself. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears. Dust jacket also shows some fading to the spine, otherwise no ot... View more info

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Encounters with Animals

By: Durrell, Gerald

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Books: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK133

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint, 112gms, 180 pages. These animals were encountered on Gerald Durrell's various zoo-collecting trips in West Africa and South America. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, small tear to external top of spine, small pen mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Langhorne Sisters, The

By: Fox, James

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Granta Books: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA158

ISBN: 1862072817

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 486gms, 578 pages. High spirited, clannish and adored, the 5 strikingly different Langhorne sisters were mythologized in the plural long after their separate careers were a matter of history. Their great fame held sway first in the South, in Virginia, then across the rest of America and England. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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La Diva Nicotina: The Story of How Tobacco Seduced the World

By: Gately, Iain

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Scribner: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HIS127

ISBN: 0743208137

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 342gms, 403 pages. Alluring and glamorous, deceitful and deadly, La Diva Nicotina tells the story of this most addictive of plants. 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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Read This First: Central & South America (Lonely Planet)

By: Gorry, Connor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hawthorn, Australia, Lonely Planet Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASA7

ISBN: 1864500670

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 398gms, 346 pages. This book is your essential predeparture tool for travel to some of the world's most alluring destinations in Central & South America. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ford County Stories

By: Grisham, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Century: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRIFIC973

ISBN: 1846057132

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 570gms, 308 pages. This book takes you into the heart of America's Deep South with a collection of stories connected by the life and crimes of Ford County: a place of harsh beauty where broken dreams and final wishes converge. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Initiation: A Woman's Spiritual Adventure Into the Heart of the Andes

By: Jenkins, Elizabeth B.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REL241

ISBN: 0399143262

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 496g, 273pgs, coloured endpapers. The remarkable true story of one woman's journey into the sacred culture of the native Peruvians. 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. 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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When the Singing Stops

By: Morrissey, Di

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: AUSFIC246

ISBN: 0330424599

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 358gms, 497 pages. A young Australian woman leaves Sydney for a new world - Guyana, South America. 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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When the Singing Stops

By: Morrissey, Di

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC106

ISBN: 0330359851

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 324gms, 605 pages. A young Australian woman leaves Sydney for a new world......Guyana, South America. 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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Southern Daughter: The Life of Margaret Mitchell

By: Pyron, Darden Asbury

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA164

ISBN: 0195052765

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1045gms, 533 pages. This is the biography of Margaret Mitchell, the famous author or arguably America's most favourite novel, Gone With the Wind. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Marching Powder: A True Story of Friendship, Cocaine and South America's Strangest Jail

By: Young, Rusty

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS413

ISBN: 073291180X

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 558gms, 371 pages. This is the tale of an unlikely friendship, forged in the oddest of circumstances, between a drug smuggler and a lawyer. It is the story of one of the strangest places on earth, where horror is leavened by humour and where cruelty lives side by side with compassion. Book is in good condition with only mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info